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Casey County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Casey County

Index to Locations

  • Humphrey Brown Cemetery
  • Phil Antioch Christian Church Cemetery

    Brown Cemetery
    Humphrey, Casey County, Kentucky
    Politicians buried here:
      Silas Adams (1839-1896) — of Kentucky. Born in Pulaski County, Ky., February 9, 1839. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1889-92; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 11th District, 1893-95; defeated (Independent Republican), 1894. Died in Liberty, Casey County, Ky., May 5, 1896 (age 57 years, 86 days). Interment at Brown Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial

    Antioch Christian Church Cemetery
    Phil, Casey County, Kentucky
    Politicians buried here:
      Franklin Pierce Combest (1853-1909) — also known as F. P. Combest — of Phil, Casey County, Ky. Born in Casey County, Ky., October 10, 1853. Republican. Surveyor; school teacher; banker; merchant; president, Green River Woolen Mills; member of Kentucky state house of representatives; elected 1892; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Member, Freemasons. He and his brother Liberty Madison Combest incorporated the Green River Telephone Company. Died in Phil, Casey County, Ky., October 22, 1909 (age 56 years, 12 days). Interment at Antioch Christian Church Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Franklin Pierce

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