Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Tombstone Tuesday - Louis Moxley

Louis Moxley
Nov. 13, 1867
Sept. 14, 1925

Buried in Smithland Cemetery, Livingston County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 31 May 2011

According to his death certificate, Louis Moxley, black and a shoemaker, was born in Kentucky and was the son of Leo Moxley and Maggie Miles, both of whom were born in Kentucky. The 1910 Livingston County census shows Milly Moxley, age 34, married 12 years with no children, in the household with Louis Moxley, age 44.

Buried beside Louis Moxley is Millie Moxley, who died in McCracken County, Kentucky 14 May 1941, aged about 61 years. Her death certificate lists her parents as Hardy and Mary Sibels. Sibels probably should be Sivels.


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