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 HH 69 and 1860 Letcher Co KY Census HH 174). Children of William R Bentley and Elizabeth Amburgey;
1. James Bentley b about 1846.
2. Polly Ann Bentley b about 1847.
3. Male Bentley b about 1850.
4. Robert 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 Childers.
5. Un-named Female Bentley b 10 Oct 1854 Letcher Co KY d 10 Oct 1854.
6. John L Bentley b 5 Oct 1855 Letcher Co KY.
7. Elberson 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 of Elberson E Bentley and Martha Boatright;
i. Loren Bentley (male)
ii. Todd Bentley (male)
8. Bristol 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 Craft.
9. Manford S Bentley b about 1862; m. 6 Jun 1887 Knott Co KY to Margaret Amburgey.
10. Francis Bentley b about 1865.
11. 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
Harvey Francis Stallard and Elizabeth Betsy Adams
William R Bentley
and Hannah Houston
William R Bentley b 1822 KY d 1860; s/o Solomon Bentley and Mary Polly Yonts. William R Bentley m. (2) 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 Charles Yonts and Hannah Houston;
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 Venters;
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 Idell Wright;
I. Terri Terrilea Lea Yonts; m. Donald Bradford Rucker. Children of Donald Bradford Rucker and Terri Terrilea Lea Yonts;
I.i. Donald Bradford Rucker Jr
I.ii. Sean James Rucker; m. Amanda Lafaye Tremaine
I.iii. Tabith Lynn Rucker; m. Justin Barrett Fogle
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 Richard Teague 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 Robert 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;
1. Nathaniel 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 Frederick Nelson 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.