William Morgan Profitt
and Elizabeth Spencer
William Morgan "Will" Profitt b 4 Feb 1849 KY d 5 Nov 1928 Camp Branch Letcher Co KY; buried Profitt Cemetery, Camp Branch, Letcher Co KY; s/o John Profitt and Sarah Mullins. William Morgan "Will" Profitt m. 14 Mar 1856 Owsley Co KY to (2) Elizabeth Spencer b 1839. Children of William Morgan "Will" Profitt and Elizabeth Spencer;
I. Isaac Profitt b 18 Mar 1857 d 30 Nov 1933; m. Kitcie Hounshell b about 1860
II. John Wilgus Profitt b 17 Jun 1861 d 22 Apr 1905; m. Christine Trent b about 1865.
III. James Wesley Profitt.
IV. Johanna Profitt b 18 Jan 1864 Wolfe Co KY; m. 24 Jun 1881 to David Lee b about 1860 d 19 May 1941.
V. Polly Profitt b 1866 Bell Co KY d 1932 Butler Co OH; m. 1879 Campton KY to Elkanna Flannery Duff b about 1860.
VI. Ira Goff Profitt b 2 Oct 1869 KY d 11 Apr 1909 m. about 1889 to Nancy Caroline Spencer b 25 Jul 1873 KY d 6 Nov 1906. Child of Ira Goff Profitt and Nancy Caroline Spencer; i. Dovie Mae Profitt b 13 May 1894 KY d 22 Feb 1973; m. 23 Jan 1908 to Edward Carroll.
William Morgan Profitt
and Elizabeth Kiser
William Morgan "Will" Profitt b 4 Feb 1849 KY d 5 Nov 1928 Camp Branch Letcher Co KY; buried Profitt Cemetery, Thornton, Letcher Co KY; s/o John Profitt and Sarah Mullins. William Morgan "Will" Profitt m. 17 Feb 1870 Letcher Co KY to Elizabeth Kiser b 24 Apr 1854 Letcher Co KY d 16 Jul 1933 Camp Branch, Letcher Co KY; buried Profitt Cemetery, Thornton, Letcher Co KY; d/o Namon Kiser and Thursa Sykes. Children of William Morgan "Will" Profitt and Elizabeth Kiser;
I. James Profitt b Apr 15, 1871 Love's Branch, Letcher Co, KY; d Jan 04, 1940 Letcher Co KY; Burial: Profitt Cem., Camp Branch; m. Minnie Collins Feb 25, 1898 Letcher Co KY; Burial: Colson Cem., Letcher Co KY; d/o John Collins and Nancy Roark.
II. John Profitt, b Sept 26, 1872; d Oct 21, 1948; m. 5 Jan 1900 to Eda Pinson; d/o Aaron Pinson and Mariah Vance. Children of John Profitt and Eda Pinson;
i. Nora Profitt b 8 Feb 1901 d 7 Jun 1967
III. Samuel Profitt, b Dec 11, 1874; d Aug 19, 1958; m. 4 May 1898 Letcher Co KY to Elizabeth Collins. Children of Samuel Profitt and Elizabeth Collins;
i. Mollie Profitt b 1902 m. John Richardson
ii. Astor Profitt b 1907
iii. Clyde Profitt
IV. Minnie Belle Profitt, b Nov 05, 1876 Camp Branch, Letcher Co. KY d Apr 20, 1956 Isom, Letcher Co KY; m. 17 Feb 1897 Letcher Co KY to Ephraim Jack Hammonds; s/o Archaelous Hammonds and Letty Adams. Children of Ephraim Jack Hammonds and Minnie Belle Profitt;
i. Pearle Hammonds, b Feb 03, 1898 Letcher Co KY; d Jan 25, 1964.
ii. Della "Elizabeth" Hammonds, b Dec 10, 1899 Letcher Co KY; d Jan 30, 1998 in Hazard, Perry Co., KY.
iii. Lettie Jane Hammonds, b between Jan 1900 - 1902 Letcher Co KY.
iv. Drucilla Madia Hammonds, b Mar 28, 1904 Knott Co KY; d Mar 07, 1992 FL.
v. William Morgan Hammonds, b Jan 08, 1906 Knott Co KY; d Feb 01, 1992 OH.
vi. Edith Hammonds, b Jan 23, 1908 Knott Co KY.
vii. Quinis Hammons, b Feb 06, 1911 Knott Co KY; d Feb 06, 1911 Knott Co KY.
viii. Andrew Jackson Hammonds, b May 17, 1912 Knott Co KY; d Jan 05, 1987 in MS.
ix. Annis Hammonds, b Oct 21, 1914 Knott Co KY; d Oct 21, 1914 Knott Co KY.
x. George Bennett Hammonds, b Jan 16, 1916 Knott Co KY; d Jan 25, 1998 Nashville, TN.
xi. Foyster Hammonds, b Aug 23, 1917 Knott Co KY; d Nov 10, 1919 Knott Co KY.
V. Victoria Ellen Profitt b 25 Jan 1879; d 1 Jun 1945 of diabetes; buried James Crase Cemetery, Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY; m. 16 Apr 1894 Democrat, Letcher Co KY to James Emmitt Crase b 18 Jul 1875 Letcher Co KY d 10 Feb 1957 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY; buried James Crase Cemetery, Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY; s/o James Crase and Elizabeth Stallard. Children of James Emitt Crase and Victoria Ellen Profitt;
i. Della Jane Crase, b Apr 11, 1895; d Aug 07, 1908 m. Maryland Bates.
ii. William Leonard Crase, b Oct 20, 1898; d Sept 28, 1974.
iii. Stella Elizabeth Crase, b Dec 11, 1901; d Dec 05, 1973.
iv. Edna Crase, b Aug 25, 1903; d Sept 14, 1950.
v. Susan Crase, b Aug 04, 1905; d Sept 23, 1993.
vi. Dennis Crase, b Nov 03, 1908; d Dec 27, 1959.
vii. Alma Crase, b Jul 05, 1910; d Jul 20, 1972.
viii. Ruby Crase, b Apr 25, 1916.
VI. Charley Profitt, b Jan 22, 1881; d Oct 09, 1952; m. 24 Dec 1902 to Hattie Banks; d/o Harrison Banks and Millie Combs. Children of Charley Profitt and Hattie Banks;
i. Roy Profitt b 14 Feb 1912 Democrat, Letcher Co KY d 2 Jul 1980 Jackson OH
VII. Cora Profitt, b Jun 22, 1883; d Nov 11, 1957; buried Big Double, Knott Co KY; m. 28 Nov 1902 to Miles Mayo Hammonds; buried Big Double, Knott Co KY; s/o Archaelous Hammonds and Letty Adams. Children of Miles Hammons and Cora Profitt:
i. Bridie M. Hammonds, b Mar 27, 1905 in Democrat, Letcher Co., KY; d May 13, 1988 in Whitesburg, Letcher Co., KY.
ii. Verda Hammonds, b Jul 27, 1906 Letcher Co KY m. Wiley Amburgey.
iii. Wanna Hammonds, b Apr 25, 1909 Letcher Co KY; d May 05, 1993 Knott Co KY m. Lafayette Young.
iv. Denford Hammonds, b Nov 14, 1910 Letcher Co KY; d Feb 09, 1955 Cody, Knott Co., KY.
v. Euretta Hammonds, b Apr 17, 1914 Letcher Co KY; d Apr 30, 1941.
vi. Mamie Merle Hammonds, b Jun 16, 1917 Letcher Co KY; d Jun 01, 1978 FL.
vii. Warren Gamile Hammonds, b Jan 10, 1921 Letcher Co KY; d Nov 05 1992 or 1993.
viii. Rega Pearl Hammonds, b Jul 10, 1923 Knott Co KY; d May 06, 1969 FL.
ix. Elbert Bruce Hammonds, b Feb 20, 1930 Knott Co KY m. Lettie Richardson.
VIII. Julia Ann Profitt b 24 Feb 1886 KY d 27 Aug 1949 Letcher Co KY; m. 26 Aug 1906 to John Collins b 1885 d 1 Sept 1957 Ashland, Boyd Co KY; s/o James M "Big Jimmer" Collins and America Ann Bentley. John Collins m. 12 May 1913 to Sarah Moore. Julia Ann Profitt m. 10 May 1913 to William Evan "Ev" Hammonds b 27 Feb 1876 Letcher Co KY d 27 Dec 1966; buried Thornton Cemetery, Letcher Co KY; s/o Archelous "A C" Hammonds and Lettie Jane Adams. William Evan "Ev" Hammonds m. Margaret Jane Jenkins b 1 Mar 1879 Letcher Co KY; d/o Archibald "Arch" Jenkins and Letha Jane "Jennie" Craft. William Evans Hammonds m. Arminta Combs. Children of William Evan "Ev" Hammonds and Margaret Jane Jenkins;
i. Corbett Hammonds b 28 Nov 1898
ii. Sillar Alda Hammonds b 8 Dec 1901 Letcher Co KY d 8 Dec 1993 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY; m. Troy Hall b 28 Mar 1902 d 9 Jun 1960 Letcher Co KY; s/o Thomas Hall and Julia A Holbrook.
iii. George Burnette Hammonds b 26 Jan 1905 d 10 May 1944 Fayette Co KY; m. Elsie Bertha Bryant b 17 Aug 1899; d/o Jackson W "Jack" Bryant and Ardelia "Deeley" Phipps. Elsie Bertha Bryant m. Orlie Bandy.
iv. Bonnie Hammonds b 8 Jul 1909 Letcher Co KY; m. about 1918 to Randolph Collier Day b 2 Apr 1896 Letcher Co KY d 12 Jun 1966; s/o Randolph Collier Day and Dicy Polly.
v. Archeleas Hammonds b 12 Feb 1916 Letcher Co KY d 5 Aug 1944 France WWII; m. Lovell Ison; d/o Byrd Ison and Bertha Morgan.
vi. Wilgus Bruce Hammonds b 11 Jan 1918 Letcher Co KY d 23/25 Apr 1973 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY; m. Mary Jakkus.
vii. Raymond Russell Hammonds b 6 Feb 1920 Letcher Co KY d 25 Feb 1972 Winchester, Fayette Co KY; m. Edith Banks.
viii. Norman Lovel Hammonds b 9 May 1922; m. Female Sturgill
ix. Audrey Victoria Hammonds, b 10 Jul 1924 Letcher Co KY m. Hassell Brown.
IX. Benjamin Harrison Profitt b 21 Jun 1889 d 21 Oct 1962; m. 11 Sept 1913 to Sarah Elizabeth Sergent b 4 Aug 1896 d 11 Oct 1984; d/o Isom Sergent and Drucilla Craft. Children of Benjamin Harrison Profitt and Sarah Elizabeth Sergent;
i. Verna Alpha Profitt, b Jun 30, 1914 Letcher Co KY; d Nov 01, 1992 Wayne Co MI.
ii. Velma Drucilla Profitt, b May 13, 1918 Letcher Co KY
iii. Donald Lester Profitt, b Oct 12, 1919 Letcher Co KY
iv. Vesta Mae Profitt b 17 Jun 1922 d 15 Jul 2004; m. John Mark Sergent.
v. Dennis Morgan Profitt, b Aug 18, 1925 Letcher Co KY
vi. Verta Elizabeth Profitt, b Aug 23, 1928 Letcher Co KY
vii. Versa Martha Profitt, b Sept 24, 1931 Letcher Co KY.
viii. Denver Isom Profitt, b Feb 13, 1933 Camp Branch, Letcher Co KY
ix. Darrel Dean Profitt, b Jul 22, 1935 Camp Branch, Letcher Co KY
X. Joseph Boyd Profitt, b Nov 29, 1891 Letcher Co KY; d Apr 10, 1984 Letcher Co KY; buried Collins Chapel Cemetery (Rt. 931, foot of Camp Branch Mtn. m. (1) Susan Brown. Joseph Boyd
Profitt m. 1924 to (2) Mattie Stallard; buried Collins Chapel Cemetery (Rt. 931, foot of Camp Branch mountain; d/o George Stallard and Victoria Skeens. Child of Joseph Profitt and Susan Brown:
i. Bruce Profitt. Notes for Bruce Profitt: is he the Bruce Profitt named in "A Combs Family, pg. 87," who m. Cuba Combs? They had no children, and she m. second David Sanders.
Child of Joseph Boyd Profitt and Mattie Stallard;
i. Joseph Profitt, Jr., b ? d Feb 21, 1994
XI. Maude Profitt, b May 18, 1894; d May 24, 1966 m. Ellis Hall, s/o Henderson Hall and Elouisa
Hall. Children of Ellis Hall and Maude Profitt:
i. Elmer Hall, b Nov 13, 1913.
ii. Moses Hall.
iii. Gay Hall, b Sept 24, 1929.
iv. Cora Hall m. Male Collins.
v. Carney Hall m. Male Smock.
vi. Waylas / Walis Hall.
vii. Ishmael Hall, b Apr 07, 1919 Kite, KY; d Jan 24, 1983.
viii. Lonas Hall, b Jan 21, 1923; d Aug 21, 1956 m. Mallie Mullins.
ix. Vernon Hall.
x. Gallie Hall m. Male Slone.
xi. Margie Hall m. Male Williams.
XII. Mary Bates, d 1989 in Virgie, KY; Foster child. m. (1) Orbin Hall m. (2) Alfred Webb m. (3) Unknown. Child of Orbin Hall and Mary Bates;
i. Warren G Hall
William Morgan Profitt
and Mary Jane Kincannon
William Morgan "Will" Profitt b 4 Feb 1849 KY d 5 Nov 1928 Camp Branch Letcher Co KY; buried Profitt Cemetery, Camp Branch, Letcher Co KY; s/o John Profitt and Sarah Mullins. William Morgan "Will" Profitt m. 2 Oct 1870 to (3) Mary Jane Kincannon.
William Morgan Profitt
and Mahala Craft
William Morgan "Will" Profitt b 4 Feb 1849 KY d 5 Nov 1928 Camp Branch Letcher Co KY; buried Profitt Cemetery, Camp Branch, Letcher Co KY; s/o John Profittand Sarah Mullins. William Morgan "Will" Profitt m. 16 Nov 1899 (4) to Mahala Craft (aka Mahlia).
William Morgan Profitt
William Morgan "Will" Profitt b 4 Feb 1849 KY d 5 Nov 1928 Camp Branch Letcher Co KY; buried Profitt Cemetery, Camp Branch, Letcher Co KY; s/o John Profitt and Sarah Mullins. William Morgan "Will" Profitt m. 26 Jan 1854 to (1) first cousin, Phoebe Profitt; d/o Sarah Elizabeth Profitt b 1832 Perry Co KY d 26 Oct 1854 just 9 months after her marriage to William.
Obituary of Julia Profitt Hammonds
Mt Eagle, Sept 15, 1949
Julia Profitt Hammonds departed from this life Aug. 27, 1949. She was born on February 24, 1886, and was 63 years, six months, and four days of age.
She was the daughter of the late William M. and Elizabeth Kiaser Profitt. She had six brothers and four sisters.
She married W. E. Hammonds on May 10, 1913, and they had one daughter and four sons. One son, Chealis, who died somewhere in France during this past war.
She is survived by her husband, W. E. Hammonds, Whitesburg, Ky.; Claude B. Profitt of Vestaburg, Pa.; Audrey Brown of McRoberts, Ky.; Bruce, Raymond and Lovelle Hammonds of Whitesburg; three stepchildren, Corbette Hammonds, Whitesburg, Alda Hall, Mayking, and Bonnie Day, of Day, Ky. She also is survived by four brothers, Sam, Charley, Harrison, and Joe Profitt, all of Camp Branch; three sisters, Belle Hammonds of Isom, Ky., Cora Bates of Camp Branch, and Maudia Hall of Beaver Dam; and one adopted sister, Mary Webb of Virgie, Ky.; ten grandchildren, 10 step-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Besides several relatives and many friends.