Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Tombstone Tuesday - Chester and Minnie Bebout

Copyright on text and photograph by Brenda Joyce Jerome, CG

Chester C.
1857 – 1942

Minnie T.
1882 – [blank]

Buried Salem Cemetery, Livingston County, Kentucky. According to his death certificate, Chester C. Bebout was born 24 December 1856 and died 7 January 1941. He was the son of Peter Bebout and Harriet Wilson. Minnie Thorning was the daughter of John and Charlotte Thorning. Minnie died 26 November 1967 at the age of 85.

Chester C. Bebout and his first wife, Mary Elizabeth Lewis, were my great great grandparents.

Tombstone photographed 24 May 2009.

1 comment:

Lisa said...

These are also my ancestors - My grandfather is the late William "Ford" Bebout who was married to Amie Kimsey (Bebout).
My father is James Bebout, brother to Doug, Donald Wayne, Bobby, Johnny & Bill Bebout and sister to Doris.