Monday, August 6, 2018

J.R. and Narcisie Butler - Sisco Chapel Cemetery

J.R. Butler
Feb. 17, 1863
Mar. 3, 1948
His Wife
Dec. 29, 1864
Sept. 17, 1927

She was a kind and affectionate wife,  a fond mother, and a friend to all.

Buried Sisco Chapel Cemetery, Crittenden County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 20 May 2015.

James R. Butler married  Miss Narcissus Walker 22 March 1882 at the home of Lewis Walker in Crittenden County. [1]

According to  his death certificate, James Robert Butler was the son of Jim Butler, who was born in Tennessee. His mother's name was unknown. The informant named on the death certificate was his wife, Alice Butler.[2]

Narcissus Walker was the daughter of Lewis Walker and Mary Goober/Gober, who had married 10 June 1858 Rutherford County, Tennessee. [3]  Narcissus died at the age of 63 years, 8 months and 18 days.[4]

On 4 March 1931 James R. Butler married Mrs. Alice Howard.[5]

[1] Brenda Joyce Jerome. Crittenden County, Kentucky Marriage Records Vol. II  1866-1886, (Evansville, IN: Evansville Bindery, 1991)  130.
[2] Kentucky Death Certificate #4752, James Robert Butler,
[3] Tennessee Marriage Records 1780-2002, Rutherford County, Lewis Walker and Mary Goober,
[4] Kentucky Death Certificate #22369, Narcissus Butler,
[5] Kentucky County Marriages 1797 - 1954, Crittenden County Bond Book, p. 18,

Published 6 August 2018, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog,

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