Descendants of Thomas & Dorcas Patton May
Cynthia Patton May [1817-1870]
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Cynthia Patton May b: 30 Oct 1817 Shelby Creek, Floyd (now Pike) Co., KY d: 3 Sep 1870 Robinson Cr., Pike Co., KY, buried in the Marrs Cemetery, about one mile below the mouth of this creek. Age at death: 52
.... +John Marrs b: 11 May 1814 Tazewell, Co., VA m: 22 Nov 1833 Pike Co., KY d: 22 May 1902 Robinson Cr., Pike Co., KY, buried in the Marrs Cemetery, about one mile below the mouth of this creek. Age at death: 88
When US 23 was improved and a new highway was built, the graves in the Marrs cemetery were moved. Cynthia & John, along was some others of the family, were reinterred in the Branham Cemetery, located on Shelby Creek, just below the entrance of Caney Creek.
Photos courtesy of John W. Picklesimer, a great great grandson.
Marrs b: 16 Dec 1834 Pike Co., KY d: 25 Dec 1892 Tazewell, VA
Age at death: 58
Thomas L. Marrs b: 6 Feb 1836 Pike Co., Ky. d: 30 Dec 1920
Huntington, W.Va.; buried at Cattlesburg, Ky. Age at death: 84
Sarah Ann Marrs b: 20 Apr 1838 Pike Co., KY d: 23 Oct 1911
Tazewell, VA; buried in Harman Cemetery near there Age at death: 73
Samuel R. Marrs b: 30 Jul 1840 Pike Co., KY d: 11 May 1892
Floyd Co., KY; buried in the May Cemetery at Prestonsburg. Age at
Henry Marrs b: 11 May 1842 Yeager, Pike Co., Ky. d: 13 Sep
1882 Robinson Cr., Pike Co., Ky.; buried in the Marrs Cemetery, about
one mile below the mouth of this creek. Age at death: 40
James Patton Marrs b: 6 Jun 1844 Robinson Creek, Pike Co., KY
d: 26 Aug 1932 Pikeville, KY, where he is buried Age at death: 88
7. Cynthia Dorcas Marrs b: 10 Nov 1846 Pike Co., KY d: 16 Jan 1849 Pike Co., KY Age at death: 2
John W. Marrs, Jr. b: 9 Jun 1849 Pike Co., KY d: 23 Aug 1940
Pike Co., KY Age at death: 91
David Marrs b: 18 Oct 1851 Pike Co., KY d: 13 Aug 1896 Pike
Co., KY Age at death: 44
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Dorcas O. Marrs b: 9 Mar 1854 d: 23 Oct 1933 Clark County,
KY. Age at death: 79. She is buried at Pikeville cemetery.
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Willie Edgar Marrs b: 25 Sep 1860 d: 27 Dec 1897 Age at
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