William R Bentley|
and Elizabeth Amburgey
William R Bentley b 1822 KY d 1860; s/o
Solomon Bentley and Mary
Polly Yonts. William R Bentley m. 19 Feb 1846 Letcher Co KY to
Elizabeth Amburgey b about 1826 VA; d/o
William R Amburgey and
Lucy Franklin. (1850
Letcher Co KY Census and
1860 Letcher Co KY Census). Children of William R Bentley and Elizabeth Amburgey;
Bentley b about 1846.
Ann Bentley b about 1847.
Bentley b about 1850.
C Bentley b 12 Mar 1852 Letcher Co KY d 20 Oct 1893 m.
Arta Hall b 1856 KY, d/o
Anthony Hall and Dicy
Female Bentley b 10 Oct 1854 Letcher Co KY d 10 Oct 1854.
L Bentley b 5 Oct 1855 Letcher Co KY.
E Bentley b 1857 Rockhouse, Letcher Co KY d 1944 buried Sandlick Cemetery,
Letcher Co KY. Elberson E Bentley was a teacher; his chosen religion was
Methodist and he was elected 1930 to the office of Police Judge Whitesburg,
Letcher Co KY, m. Martha Boatright, d/o Granville Henderson Boatright and Sarah
Ann Taylor. Children;
T Bentley b 23 May 1859 Letcher Co KY d 16 Sept 1903 Letcher Co KY, m. 7 Dec
1880 Letcher Co KY to Susannah "Susan" Adams b 15 Aug 1862 Letcher Co KY d 27
Oct 1941 Letcher Co KY, d/o Jesse "Colly Jesse" Adams and Mary Polly
S Bentley b about 1862 m. 6 Jun 1887 Knott Co KY to Margaret Amburgey.
Bentley b about 1865.
Elizabeth Matilda Bentley
b 21 May 1867 KY d 29 Nov 1943 Letcher Co KY m. Apr 12 to
James Bradley "Jim" STALLARD
b: 3 JAN 1862 Craft's Colley Creek, Cram Creek, Letcher Co, KY d 17 Oct
1947 Letcher Co KY, s/o
Stallard and Elizabeth Betsy Adams
William R Bentley
William R Bentley b 1822 KY d 1860, s/o
Solomon Bentley and Mary
Polly Yonts. William R Bentley m. 2nd Hannah Houston b 20 Apr 1830 d 5 May
1908 Goose Creek, Letcher Co KY.
and Charles Yonts
Hannah Houston b 20 Apr 1830 d 5 May 1908 Goose Creek, Letcher Co KY m. 10 Sep 1852 to Charles Yonts b 18
Aug 1832 Perry Co KY d 18 Oct 1898 Goose Creek, Letcher Co KY, buried Henry
Yonts Cemetery, Goose Creek, Letcher Co KY, s/o
William Yonts and Levisa Unknown.
(1860 Letcher Co
KY Census). Children of Hannah Houston and Charles Yonts;
1. Mary Yonts b 1853 KY
2. Henry Yonts b 1854 Little Creek,
Letcher Co KY m. Cosby Jane Venters. Children of Henry Yonts and Cosby Jane
I. James Martin Yonts Sr b 1 Mar
1906 Little Creek, Letcher Co KY d Sept 1983 Bardstown, Nelson Co KY m. Ruby
Idell Wright b 28 Feb 1908 Wise Co VA d Jan 1996 Centerville, GA d/o Edmond
Fonso Wright and Lenora Fleming. Children of James Martin Yonts Sr and Ruby
i. Terri "Terrilea" Lea Yonts m.
Donald Bradford Rucker. Children;
i.1. Donald Bradford Rucker Jr
i.2. Sean James Rucker m. Amanda
i.3. Tabith Lynn Rucker m. Justin
3. Levisa Yonts b 1856 KY
4. Soloman "Solly" Yonts b 15 Aug 1856
Letcher Co KY d 1934 buried Yonts Cemetery, Neon, Letcher Co KY m. 4 Aug 1875 Letcher Co KY to
Virginia "Jennie" Quillen b
25 Jul 1855 Letcher Co KY d 13 Jun 1934 Letcher Co KY, buried Yonts
Cemetery, Neon, Letcher Co KY, d/o
Quillen and Catherine Yonts.
5. Elizabeth Yonts b 1860
KY m. 1877 to
William Meade b 1858 Millstone, Letcher Co KY d about 1895, s/o
Meade and Sarah Justice Collier.
and Abraham Potter
Hannah Houston b 20 Apr 1830 d 5 May 1908 Goose Creek, Letcher Co KY m.
John or Abraham Potter. Children of Hannah Houston and John or Abraham Potter;
"Thaney" Houston (Yonts) b 1848 d after 1910 m. 23 Jan 1868 Letcher Co KY to
Elizabeth Betsy Fleming
b Jan 1841 Boone Creek, Letcher Co KY d after 1910, d/o
"Fighting Fred" Fleming and Nancy Ann "Annie" Wright (aka Amy).
Elizabeth Betsy Fleming m. Letcher Co KY to (1) Robert John Frasure.
Information regarding Hannah Houston and Abraham or John Potter
submitted by June Hall and other information from Karen Unknown. We have
established that Nathaniel was not the s/o Abraham Potter b 1837. Abraham
would be too young at age 11 to father a child.