Reece David Young
and Oriah Ora Ritchie

Reece David Young Sr b 12 May 1823 Perry Co KY d 14 Mar 1910 Knott Co KY; s/o Drury Young and Nancy Madden. Reece Young m. 4 June 1843 Perry Co KY to Oriah "Ora" Ritchie b 15 Apr 1821 Perry Co KY d 9 Jul 1865 Perry Co KY; d/o Alexander Crockett Ritchie and Elizabeth Susan "Betsy" Grigsby. They lived on Lotts Creek, KY. Children of Reece Young and Oriah "Ora" Ritchie;

1. Mary Polly Ann Young b 4 Sept 1843 Perry Co KY d 28 Sept 1890 Perry Co KY; m. 8 Apr 1859 Perry Co KY to Jackson "Jack" Combs b 24 Jan 1838 Perry Co KY d 29 Apr 1914 Knott Co KY; s/o Jeremiah Lorenzo Combs Jr and Sarah "Sally" Kelly.

2. Nancy Young b 21 Mar 1845.

3. Naomi "Omy" Young b 21 Mar 1845 Perry Co KY.

4. Russell Young b 9 Sept 1847 Perry Co KY d 18 Nov 1932; m. 30 Sept 1876 Perry Co KY to (1) Rebecca Calhoun. (Listed as Elizabeth in 1880 Census age 23) Children of Russell Young and Rebecca or Elizabeth Calhoun;

i. Armelda Young b 1878 KY

ii. Rachel Young b Apr 1880 KY

Russell Young m. 1906 to (2) Alice Singleton; d/o Andrew Singleton and Elizabeth Hall.

5. Anderson Young b 13 Jul 1848 Perry Co KY.

6. Betty Young b 1850.

7. William S Young b 1 Jan 1850 Perry Co KY d 25 Apr 1923 Knott Co KY; m. about 1875 Perry Co KY to Diance Owen b 1858 KY; d/o James Owen and Rebecca or Rachel Combs. Children of William S Young and Diance Owens;

i. Rachel Young b 1876 KY; m. 11 Feb 1904 Perry Co KY to Jeptha Amburgey

ii. Julius Young b 1878 KY; m. 14 Jan 1904 Perry Co KY to Virgie Amburgey

iii. Manton Young b 12 Feb 1880 KY d 7 Dec 1972

8. Elizabeth "Betsy" Young b 26 Feb 1851; m. about 1872 Perry Co KY to Richard Nicholas Combs.

9. Maderson Young (aka Madison) b about 1854 KY.

10. Albert Young b 31 Mar 1852 Perry Co KY d 31 May 1924 Perry Co KY; m. about 1872 KY to Sarah Ann "Sally" Messer b about 1857 KY. Children of Albert Young and Sarah Ann "Sally" Messer;

i. George Young b about 1874 KY; m. Kizzie Ritchie

ii. Granville Young b about 1879 KY

11. Hiram Young b 18 Jan 1855 Perry Co KY d 30 May 1932 Knott Co KY; m. 27 Aug 1877 to Dorcus Ritchie b 1 Dec 1861 d/o Samuel Ritchie and Chloe Hall.

12. Rachel Young b 17 Apr 1857 Perry Co KY; m. William Martin b about 1866 KY; s/o George Martin and Carolyn Frazier. Children of William Martin and Rachel Young;

i. Newton Martin b Dec 1885 KY

ii. Burley Martin b Feb 1887 KY

iii. Benjamin Martin b Mar 1889 KY

iv. Creolia Martin (female) b Jan 1891 KY

v. Robert B Martin b Aug 1894 KY

vi. Arminta Martin b Mar 1896 KY

William Martin m. (2) to Polly Ann "Pop" Davidson b about 1860 KY (Polly's 3rd marriage). Polly Ann "Pop" Davidson m. (1) to William Benton Cornett b 1857 KY. Children of William Benton Cornett and Polly Ann "Pop" Davidson;

i. William Cornett (aka Nickles) b 1876 KY

ii. Rachel Cornett (aka Nickles) b Jun 1879

iii. Marion Cornett (aka Nickles) b Feb 1882 KY

iv. Susana Cornett (aka Nickles) b Aug 1883 KY

v. Andrew C Cornett (aka Nickles) b Sept 1884 KY

vi. Bud Cornett (aka Nickles) b Apr 1896 KY

Polly Ann "Pop" Davidson m. (2) to William Nickles.

13. Jane Young b 1858 Letcher Co KY.

14. John C Young b 6 Jul 1858 d 3 Mar 1931 Knott Co KY; m. about 1880 Perry Co KY to Katherine Grigsby; d/o Balis Grigsby (aka Balius) and Susan Combs.

15. Rhoda Young b about 1860 Perry Co KY.

16. Orra Young b 1860.

17. Armelda Young b 26 May 1860 Perry Co KY; m. about 1880 to John Grigsby Combs.

18. Anna Young b about 1861 KY.

19. Reece B Young (aka Reace) b 24 Dec 1862 Perry Co KY d 17 Feb 1932 Knott Co KY; m. 1884 Knott Co KY to Frances Angeline Combs.


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