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Captain John Vertrees

Captain John Vertrees

Male 1741 - 1803  (61 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Captain John VertreesCaptain John Vertrees was born 27 Apr 1741, Holland; died 1803, Hardin County, Kentucky.

    John married Rebecca Burris Abt 1767. Rebecca was born Abt 1748; died Abt 1782, Hardin County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Daniel Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 21 Jul 1768; died Yes, date unknown.
    2. 3. Joseph Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 4 Jan 1770; died 10 May 1823, Hardin County, Kentucky.
    3. 4. Rebecca Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 4 Oct 1772; died Yes, date unknown.
    4. 5. Mary Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 2 Aug 1774; died Yes, date unknown.
    5. 6. Sarah Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 27 Dec 1776; died Yes, date unknown.
    6. 7. John Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 14 Feb 1779; died Yes, date unknown.
    7. 8. Isaac Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 2 Feb 1782; died Yes, date unknown.
    8. 9. Jacob Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 20 Jul 1785; died Yes, date unknown.

    John — . Unknown [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 10. Charles Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 25 Feb 1797; died Yes, date unknown.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Daniel Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) was born 21 Jul 1768; died Yes, date unknown.

  2. 3.  Joseph Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) was born 4 Jan 1770; died 10 May 1823, Hardin County, Kentucky.

    Joseph married Margaret Hodgen 1804, Kentucky. Margaret (daughter of Robert Hodgen and Sarah LaRue) was born 14 May 1776, Frederick County, Virginia; died 16 Oct 1852, Hardin County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 11. Lewis Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 18 Jan 1808, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 13 Apr 1883, Monmouth, Illinois.
    2. 12. Robert Hodgen Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 29 Oct 1803, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 25 Mar 1871, Hardin County, Kentucky.
    3. 13. William A. Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point died 1868.
    4. 14. Joseph Vertrees, Jr.  Descendancy chart to this point died 1838, Illinois.
    5. 15. John Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point died 1834.

  3. 4.  Rebecca Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) was born 4 Oct 1772; died Yes, date unknown.

  4. 5.  Mary Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) was born 2 Aug 1774; died Yes, date unknown.

    Mary — . Unknown [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 16. John J. Miles  Descendancy chart to this point was born 7 Oct 1797, Hardin County, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.

  5. 6.  Sarah Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) was born 27 Dec 1776; died Yes, date unknown.

  6. 7.  John Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) was born 14 Feb 1779; died Yes, date unknown.

  7. 8.  Isaac Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) was born 2 Feb 1782; died Yes, date unknown.

  8. 9.  Jacob Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) was born 20 Jul 1785; died Yes, date unknown.

  9. 10.  Charles Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) was born 25 Feb 1797; died Yes, date unknown.


Generation: 3

  1. 11.  Lewis Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 18 Jan 1808, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 13 Apr 1883, Monmouth, Illinois.

    Lewis married Martha Jane Rush 13 Jan 1831, Meade County, Kentucky. Martha was born 1807, Kentucky; died 25 Oct 1852, Warren County, Illinois. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 17. Margaret Ann Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 1 Sep 1840, Warren County, Illinois; died 5 Jun 1920, Fresno, California.

  2. 12.  Robert Hodgen Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 29 Oct 1803, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 25 Mar 1871, Hardin County, Kentucky.

    Robert married Lucy B. Overall 21 Oct 1828, Hardin County, Kentucky. Lucy (daughter of John Overall and Elizabeth Belt) died Yes, date unknown. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 18. Eljepthy John Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 28 Feb 1832, Kentucky; died 13 Mar 1900, Stithton, Hardin County, Kentucky.

  3. 13.  William A. Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (3.Joseph2, 1.John1) died 1868.

  4. 14.  Joseph Vertrees, Jr. Descendancy chart to this point (3.Joseph2, 1.John1) died 1838, Illinois.

  5. 15.  John Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (3.Joseph2, 1.John1) died 1834.

  6. 16.  John J. Miles Descendancy chart to this point (5.Mary2, 1.John1) was born 7 Oct 1797, Hardin County, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.


Generation: 4

  1. 17.  Margaret Ann Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (11.Lewis3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 1 Sep 1840, Warren County, Illinois; died 5 Jun 1920, Fresno, California.

    Margaret married David Franklin Bryant 13 Jan 1831, Meade County, Kentucky. David was born 23 Mar 1842, Kentucky; died 27 Feb 1918, East Moline, Rock Island, Illinois. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 19. Grant Augusta Bryant  Descendancy chart to this point was born 7 May 1868, Warren County, Illinois; died 17 Apr 1959, Indianola, Iowa.

  2. 18.  Eljepthy John Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 28 Feb 1832, Kentucky; died 13 Mar 1900, Stithton, Hardin County, Kentucky.

    Eljepthy married Martha Ennis Richardson 26 Jan 1866. Martha (daughter of Washington Richardson and Mary Jane Wilson) was born 4 Sep 1843, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 6 Mar 1924, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried Mar 1924, Vine Grove, Hardin County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 20. Mary Ellen Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 8 Nov 1866, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.
    2. 21. Aletha Ennis Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 22 Jan 1868, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.
    3. 22. Sarah Margaret Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 1 Nov 1869, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.
    4. 23. John Washington Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 30 Mar 1870, Kentucky; died 22 Mar 1931, Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky.
    5. 24. Charles Robert Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 12 Feb 1873, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.
    6. 25. Elizabeth A. Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 1874, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.


Generation: 5

  1. 19.  Grant Augusta Bryant Descendancy chart to this point (17.Margaret4, 11.Lewis3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 7 May 1868, Warren County, Illinois; died 17 Apr 1959, Indianola, Iowa.

    Grant married Clara Ellen Brown 25 Feb 1892, Lenox, Taylor County, Iowa. Clara was born 25 Apr 1872, Mercer County, Illinois; died 25 Oct 1949, Lenox, Taylor County, Iowa. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 26. Nellie Ruth Bryant  Descendancy chart to this point was born 15 Jul 1909, Lenox, Taylor County, Iowa; died 30 Dec 1973, Port Orchard, Kitsap County, Washington.

  2. 20.  Mary Ellen Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 8 Nov 1866, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.

  3. 21.  Aletha Ennis Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 22 Jan 1868, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.

  4. 22.  Sarah Margaret Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 1 Nov 1869, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.

  5. 23.  John Washington Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 30 Mar 1870, Kentucky; died 22 Mar 1931, Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky.

    John married Angeline L. Daugherty 12 Mar 1893, Hardin County, Kentucky. Angeline (daughter of Francis Daugherty and Angelina Adkins) was born 17 Oct 1868, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 1 Apr 1944, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 27. Lulu Ethel Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 2 Aug 1894, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 1 Oct 1976, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.
    2. 28. Herbert Myrtle Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 4 Jul 1897, Kentucky; died Jul 1980, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.
    3. 29. Ova Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 24 Feb 1898, Kentucky; died Dec 1984, Cecilia, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky.
    4. 30. Reverend Wilbur Clay Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 16 Nov 1900, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 17 Sep 1992, Cecilia, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Needham Smith Chapel, Hardin County, Kentucky.
    5. 31. Elva Ann Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 21 Apr 1904; died 1 Sep 1999, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Vertrees, Kentucky.
    6. 32. Joseph E. Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 6 Apr 1905, Kentucky; died 16 Feb 1994, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Vertrees, Kentucky.
    7. 33. Herman Lee Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 20 Oct 1908, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 8 Jun 1998, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

  6. 24.  Charles Robert Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 12 Feb 1873, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.

  7. 25.  Elizabeth A. Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 1874, Kentucky; died Yes, date unknown.


Generation: 6

  1. 26.  Nellie Ruth Bryant Descendancy chart to this point (19.Grant5, 17.Margaret4, 11.Lewis3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 15 Jul 1909, Lenox, Taylor County, Iowa; died 30 Dec 1973, Port Orchard, Kitsap County, Washington.

    Nellie married Harold Dudley Mead 7 Dec 1927, Lenox, Taylor County, Iowa. Harold was born 8 Nov 1903, Sac City, Iowa; died 15 Aug 1995, Olympic View, Kitsap County, Washington. [Group Sheet]


  2. 27.  Lulu Ethel Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (23.John5, 18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 2 Aug 1894, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 1 Oct 1976, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

    Lulu married William Walter Cain 20 Jan 1915. William (son of Henry Holdren Cain and Nancy Mead Morgan) was born 19 Feb 1896, Kentucky; died 10 Nov 1964; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 34. Eleanor Cain  Descendancy chart to this point was born 17 May 1926, Kentucky; died 3 Mar 1991, Iuka, Marion County, Illinois; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.
    2. 35. Leila Mae Cain  Descendancy chart to this point was born 12 Sep 1915; died 28 Dec 1981; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

  3. 28.  Herbert Myrtle Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (23.John5, 18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 4 Jul 1897, Kentucky; died Jul 1980, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

    Herbert married Alta Lindsey 6 Jul 1929, Edmonson County, Kentucky. Alta was born 17 Oct 1903; died 20 Nov 1991; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 36. Rosie Mae Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 30 Apr 1931, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky; died 30 Apr 1931, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

    Herbert married Between 1914 and 1915. Unknown [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 37. Lillian Pearl Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 24 Feb 1916, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 28 May 1989, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

    Herbert married Mattie Elizabeth Vertrees Between 1917 and 1918. Mattie (daughter of James E. Vertrees and Louellen W. Vertrees) was born 1903; died 10 Jan 1929; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 38. Hurbert Earl Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 9 Nov 1919, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 28 Jan 1920, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky.
    2. 39. Naomi Mildred Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 8 Jul 1921, Hardin County, Kentucky; died as a young child, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky.
    3. 40. Louise Irene Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 3 May 1923, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 1 Sep 2009, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.
    4. 41. Herbert Myrtle Vertrees, Jr.  Descendancy chart to this point was born 22 Mar 1925, Jefferson County, Kentucky; died 1 Apr 1926, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky.
    5. 42. Albert Ray Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 23 Dec 1926, Jefferson County, Kentucky; died 5 May 1928, Jefferson County, Kentucky.
    6. 43. Owen Leonard Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 30 Dec 1928, Jefferson County, Kentucky; died 18 Aug 1940, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

  4. 29.  Ova Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (23.John5, 18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 24 Feb 1898, Kentucky; died Dec 1984, Cecilia, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky.

    Ova — Hallie Lindsey. Hallie was born 1911; died 1950; was buried , Howevalley United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  5. 30.  Reverend Wilbur Clay Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (23.John5, 18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 16 Nov 1900, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 17 Sep 1992, Cecilia, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Needham Smith Chapel, Hardin County, Kentucky.

    Wilbur married Theresa B. Givens 13 May 1988, Hardin County, Kentucky. Theresa was born 25 Mar 1921, Grayson County, Kentucky; died 23 May 1995, Hardin County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]

    Wilbur married Alberta Goodman 19 Aug 1923, Hardin County, Kentucky. Alberta (daughter of Perry Goodman and Lucinda Milburn) was born 6 Mar 1904, Kentucky; died 23 Nov 1986, Cecilia, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Needham Smith Chapel, Hardin County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 44. Gertrude Helen Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 5 May 1924; died 21 Dec 2007, Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky.
    2. 45. Roy Mitchell Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 21 May 1929; died 18 Jan 2016, Hardinsburg, Breckinridge County, Kentucky; was buried 25 Jan 2016, Bethel Cemetery, Breckinridge County, Kentucky.
    3. 46. Private  Descendancy chart to this point
    4. 47. Raymond Lawrence Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 2 Apr 1935, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky; died 13 Apr 2006, La Grange, Oldham County, Kentucky; was buried 17 Apr 2006, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

  6. 31.  Elva Ann Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (23.John5, 18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 21 Apr 1904; died 1 Sep 1999, Hardin County, Kentucky; was buried , Vertrees, Kentucky.

    Elva — Elsie Lee Vertrees. Elsie was born 6 Apr 1904; died 18 Jan 2001; was buried , Vertrees, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  7. 32.  Joseph E. Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (23.John5, 18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 6 Apr 1905, Kentucky; died 16 Feb 1994, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Vertrees, Kentucky.

  8. 33.  Herman Lee Vertrees Descendancy chart to this point (23.John5, 18.Eljepthy4, 12.Robert3, 3.Joseph2, 1.John1) was born 20 Oct 1908, Hardin County, Kentucky; died 8 Jun 1998, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky; was buried , Louisville Memorial Gardens, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

    Herman — Jearlene Oliver. Jearlene was born 18 Sep 1915, Edmonson County, Kentucky; died 6 Apr 1995. [Group Sheet]

    Herman married Iva Irene Cundiff 16 Jun 1928. Iva was born 22 Dec 1909; died 20 Aug 1984. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 48. Charles Robert Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 5 Jan 1931; died 20 Mar 1931, Jefferson County, Kentucky.
    2. 49. Clarence Vertrees  Descendancy chart to this point was born 12 Apr 1932; died Abt 1932.