Gaines family

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Gaines family

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There are two sets of Gaines families in Boone County. One family was located northwest of Burlington in and around Gainesville/Idlewild. This family, originally from Culpeper County, Virginia, was comprised of George and Susannah Graves Gaines and their descendants.
Abner Gaines and his family settled in what became the Walton area and operated a tavern on the Lexington-Covington Pike. Reportedly, George Gaines and Abner Gaines were cousins.

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New Bethel Cemetery (Verona, Ky.) Related resource Location
Gaines-Graves Cemetery (Boone County, Ky.) Related resource Location
1829--Escape of Kezia Related resource Event
1833--Escape of Merrit Related resource Event
1844--Sale and Escape of George Washington Related resource Event
1866--Philip Coleman Marries Lucy Duncan Related resource Event
1866--Lewis Brown Marries Annie Price Related resource Event
1867--Alfred Butler Marries Lucy Benton Related resource Event
1867--Charles Douglas Marries Eliza Benton Related resource Event
1872--Columbus Gaines Marries Maria Weaver Related resource Event
1868--Buford Bohanan Marries Sidney Duncan Related resource Event
1869--Charles Ross Marries Jane White Related resource Event
1866--James Williams Marries Almeda Kirtley Related resource Event
1869--Thomas Webster Marries Belle Collins Related resource Event
1869--Samuel Zellers Marries Muira Thomas Related resource Event
1869--Samuel Graves Marries Mary Catherine Berkshire Related resource Event
1869--Richard Utz Marries Martha Gaines Related resource Event
1870--Joseph Thomas Marries Anna Dyans Related resource Event
1870--Richard McDaniel Marries Clarissa Gaines Related resource Event
1873--Osiae Jefferson Marriage Jennie Gaines Related resource Event
1866--John Brock Bound into Indentured Servitude at Age 10 Related resource Event
1870--Orphaned Henry Bound to Legrand Gaines for Indentured Servitude Related resource Event
Benjamin R. Gaines House (Burlington, Ky.) Related resource Location
Stephens-Gaines House (Burlington, Ky.) Related resource Location
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Gaines, Archibald K. Member Person