Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Tombstone Tuesday - Sarah A. and J.T. Woolf

At Rest
Sarah A.
Wife of
J.T. Woolf
July 6, 1856
Nov. 29, 1903

Sarah A. Drennan married John T. Woolf 5 December 1872 in Crittenden County. [1] Later J.T. Woolf remarried.

According to his death certificate #14176 (1940), he was born 11 August 1849 and died 3 June 1940. His parents were William Woolf and Matilda Baker. At the time of his death, J.T. Woolf was a retired postmaster and lived in Tolu.  The 1940 Crittenden County census shows J.T. Woolf, age 90, living with his second wife, Myra, age 65, living in Tolu, Crittenden County.

J.T. Woolf
1849 - 1940

Sarah A. and J.T. Woolf are both buried in Mapleview Cemetery, Marion, Kentucky.

[1] Brenda Joyce Jerome. Crittenden County, Kentucky Marriages, Vol. II 1866-1886 (Evansville Bindery, 1991), 52.

Published 11 October 2016, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog,  http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/

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