Adelman, Katherine Lea 1a 2a

Birth Name Adelman, Katherine Lea
Gender female
Age at Death 82 years, 2 months, 9 days


She was born on her father's homeplace, a few miles south ofOwensboro, Kentucky. She lived there all her life, giving birth tonine of 10 children there. She was commonly known as "Katie Lea."


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1900-11-19 Owensboro, Kentucky   1b
Death 1983-01-28      

Age: 82y 2m 9d


Family of Best, Walter Timothy and Adelman, Katherine Lea

Married Husband Best, Walter Timothy ( * 1894-01-19 + 1991-09-10 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1918-12-04 Owensboro, Kentucky Religious Marriage 1c
Event Note

They were married in the parsonage of the Zion United Church of Christ(Evangelical and Reform). After the wedding and a buggy ride to TellCity, Indiana, for a brief honeymoon, Walter moved to the Adelmanfarm, where he assumed responsiblity for working the farm, since KatieLea's father had only one son, and he wanted to work in town.

Name Birth Date Death Date
Best, Edward Stephen19191962
Best, Lena Frances1921
Best, Miriam Eloise1922
Best, George Leslie1925
Best, Dorothy Lea1927
Best, Helen Reid1928

Source References

  1. Oral family history Oral History
      • Page: as per document via Linda Mae Harm Berry
      • Page: resource via Rodney Berry.
      • Page: resource via Rodney Berry.
  2. Kevin Hammond: Hammond / Anderson Families
      • Source text:

        # ID: I8026
        # Name: John FULKERSON
        # Given Name: John
        # Surname: Fulkerson
        # Sex: M
        # Note: John and Margaret had 11 children. He served in the AmericanRevolutionary War and died in 1835. 1
        # Birth: 1754 in Somerset, New Jersey
        # Death: 1835

        Father: Folkert FULKERSON b: 1727 c: 1727 in New Brunswick, (Middlesex Co.), New Jersey
        Mother: Margaret BOGERT

        Marriage 1 Margaret BRUNER

        * Married:


        1. Has Children James D. FULKERSON b: 1805 in Ohio



        1. Abbrev: Oral History
        Title: Oral family history
        Page: resource via Rodney Berry.
        Quality: 1

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