INDEX OF ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN THE

CAMPBELL COUNTY HISTORY NEWS

1995-2006

NEWSLETTER OF THE CAMPBELL COUNTY HISTORICAL AND GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY

Notes about this index:

This is a Title Index containing all articles appearing in the CCHN.  It is arranged chronologically, beginning with the very first issue and continuing through 2017.  Articles are listed in order of their appearance in the newsletter.

Originally the newsletter was published quarterly with Daryl Polley as the first editor and Jan Lester taking over in May of 2008.  From that time on there have been three issues per year, in January, May and September.  Unless otherwise noted, articles are written by the editor.

For more information contact our current newsletter editor Jan Lester

 

 

TITLE

SUBJECT

Vol

#

Pg

1995

JANUARY

 

 

 

Campbell County Historical Society Newsletter

Newsletter initiation

1

1

1

Campbell County Historical & Genealogical Society

Society mission statement & general information

1

1

3

Books/materials Available Through CCHS Offices

Titles & prices

1

1

4

CCHS Questionnaire, 1995

Membership questionnaire

1

1

5-7

To All Veterans and Families of Veterans

Campbell County Veterans Project

1

1

8

1995

APRIL

 

 

 

From the Chairman of the CCHS

Notes on current society activities

1

2

1

Members of Campbell Co. Society Newsletter Com.

Adams/Heath/Heringer/Geiman/Polley/ Pelfrey

1

2

1

Calendar

Upcoming events, Apr – Jun

1

2

2

New Magazine Lending Library

Titles available

1

2

2

Family Files

Call for submission of family data

1

2

2

Genealogy

Call for submission of genealogical info.

1

2

3-4

Queries

Colvin/Aulick/Daniel/Tate/Morgan/ /Thomasson, Applegate, Robinson

1

2

5

Immigrant’s Corner

Franz Michcael Bezold

1

2

5

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 6, p 1; K Geiman transcriber

1

2

6

New Acquisitions for the CCHS

List of recently acquired publications

1

2

7

1995

JULY

 

 

 

Help Wanted

Call for newsletter submissions

1

3

1

Church Records

Call for copies of church records

1

3

1

Veterans Wanted

Call for contribution of Veteran records

1

3

1

Cemeteries

Request for info on local cemeteries

1

3

1

Research Tools

Acquisition of microfiche reader

1

3

1

St. Ann Convent

Recent meeting/tour at Convent

1

3

2

Calendar

Upcoming events for Jul-Oct, 1995

1

3

3

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 6, p 2; K Geiman transcriber

1

3

4

Old Photo Donation

Call for submission of old photos

1

3

4

Genealogy Aids

Newport Birth/Death records at KCPL

1

3

5

Queries

Applegate/Spriggs/Steffen

1

3

5-6

Immigrant’s Corner

Jacob Heeb

1

3

6

New Additions to the Historical Society

Book & Microfilm acquisitions

1

3

6

Books for sale by the CCH&GS

Title/Price list

1

3

7

Ancestral Assistance

Filhardt find in research rm. by A Heath

1

3

7

Faithful Few

Poem by Irv Ziegler from Alice Heath

1

3

8

1995

OCTOBER

 

 

 

The Past Summer

Review of activities/events

1

4

1

Recent Meetings

Review of meetings, June – Sept.

1

4

2

Future Meetings

Announcement of meetings, Oct – Dec.

1

4

2

Future Plans

Call for info on Pearl Bryan Murder

1

4

2-3

The Election of 1877

Aug. 6, 1877 Grants Lick Election voters

1

4

3-5

General Interest

History Channel coming to TKR Cable

1

4

5

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4 p. 6; K.Geiman transcriber

1

4

6-7

Book Review:  Writing Family Histories and Memoirs

By Kirk Polking, reviewed by Lois Sutherland

1

4

8

Queries

Roth/Kort/Gerding/Martz

1

4

8

Immigrant’s Corner

Englebert Thurner

1

4

8

Unbekannt Friedhof (Unknown Cemetery)

Old Catholic Cemeteries, by K Geiman

1

4

9

1996

JANUARY

 

 

 

A Look Back at 1995

Review of past year by Ken Reis

2

1

1-3

New Acquisitions to our Society

Microfilm & book additions

2

1

3

The Noltner-Neltner Family

K. Reis, H. Heck, K. Adams; Compilers

2

1

3-5

Local Genealogy Research

Early KY Tax lists info by Daryl Polley

2

1

5-6

Queries

McArthur, Steffen

2

1

6

Television

Ancestors genealogy series

2

1

6

A Reminder

Dues are due

2

1

6

Publications

Titles & prices

2

1

6, 8

Picture on Previous Page

Old wedding photo of unknown family

2

1

8

1996

APRIL

 

 

 

Welcome to Spring

Increase in dues

2

2

1

The Past Quarter Review

Feb/Mar events

2

2

1

Books

Pearl Bryan Murder, Razzle Dazzle, etc.

2

2

1-2

Donations and Acquisitions

Microfilm & book donations

2

2

2

Copier Needed

Call for donations

2

2

2

Family Photos Found

Luwe/Hair/Carter/McNair/Beatty/Cassidy/ Shafer

2

2

2

Veterans

Call for Veterans information

2

2

2

Workers Needed

Volunteers needed to staff office

2

2

2

Genealogy Researchers Wanted

Volunteer researchers needed

2

2

2

Queries

Shaw/Brown/Wilson/Jana/Deimling/Wiley/ O’Neil/Bartlow/Tarvin/Hedge/Hall/Youtsey/Weinel/Schmidt/Standley/Bessler/Speier/

Schuh/Simon/Wolfzorn/Marshall/ Uhl/Baker  /Strassberger/Dyer/Moohn/Wurster/Young/ Fischer/Moran/Ogden

2

2

3-4

Campbell County Indians

Info needed on Indian mounds & battles

2

2

4

Newport History

Pictures displayed at old Dine’s building

2

2

4

Civil War History

Exhibit at Behringer-Crawford Museum

2

2

4

Future Meetings

Apr, May, June meeting plans

2

2

4

Historic Re-enactments

Heritage Day at A. J. Jolly Park

2

2

4

The Family Search Computer System

LDS genealogy research system

2

2

4-6

Bekannt Friedhof

Old Corpus & St. Francis Cemeteries

2

2

6

Newsletter Contributors Needed

Call for submission of articles

2

2

6

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 6, p. 7; K Geiman transcriber

2

2

7

1996

JULY

 

 

 

Welcome to Summer

Membership update

2

3

1

Past Meetings

Apr/May/June reviews

2

3

1

Future Meetings

Plans for Jul/Aug/Sept. meetings

2

3

1

Donations

Ft. Thomas Living & Early Boy Scout troop items

2

3

1

Campbell County Memoirs

1905 Bios of early Campbell Co. residents:  Berry/Lohstroh/Wright/Thornton/Wright/ Clause/Parker/Miller/Hill/Kinstler/Leap/ Shaw/Anderson/Schwartz/McArthur/Riedel/ Hartman/Gosney/Alford/Pfender/Thatcher/ Leopold/Henderson

2

3

2-3

Razzle Dazzle:  A Book Review by Daryl Polley

Book on Newport by Hank Messick

2

3

3

50 Years Ago

1946 WWII Welcome Home Celebration

2

3

3-4

Boy Scouts of America:  Troop 1 Newport

At Grace Meth. Church in 1913-14

2

3

4-5

Queries

Beiting/Bertke/Bezold/Gerding/Hilbert/ Hannaken/Hueslman/Leising/Martz/Sparks/ Messmer/Neltner/Roth/Schwaegerle/Boles/ Sandfoss/Weitholter/Wehmeyer/Thomas/ Crail/King/Carson/Worthington/VeitchGard/Grant/Strawn/Willison/Thompson/Thacker/ Whittons

2

3

5-6

Historical Dates

Dates affecting Americans, 1588-1699

2

3

6-7

Civil War Vets

Widows who applied for pensions

2

3

7

Important Women in Campbell County History

Collective biography being compiled

2

3

7-8

Help Wanted

Newsletter writers & office workers

2

3

8

Roots of the Campbell Co. Historical Society

Stevens/Bernnan/Hartman

2

3

8

Surf the Internet

On Campbell Co. Library computer

2

3

8

Pearl Bryant

Articles in Kentucky Explorer magazine

2

3

9

Campbell County Records

Call for historic records

2

3

9

Veteran’s Information

Campbell County Veterans Project

2

3

9

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4 p15; K Geiman transcriber

2

3

9-10

1996

OCTOBER

 

 

 

Welcome to Autumn

Thanks members for support

2

4

1

Past Meetings

Review of July, Aug, Sept. meetings

2

4

1

Future Meetings

Preview of Oct, Nov, Dec. meetings

2

4

1

Historic Northern KY

Foundation is currently forming

2

4

2

Your Society at Work

Listing of various current activities

2

4

2

Northern KY Records

Records compiled by S. Worrel

2

4

2

Say Hello to Kenneth A. Reis

Bio CCH&GS president by Aileen Hurst

2

4

3

Family History

Call for newsletter submissions

2

4

3

The Willard Daniel Family

Bio on Family w/related Stubbs family

2

4

3-4

The Schaffeld Family

Stanley Schaffeld ancestor chart

2

4

4

The Newman Family

Descendants of Thomas Newman

2

4

4-5

Future of Genealogy Research: The Genweb Project

Beginnings of the Project by D. Polley

2

4

6-7

Campbell County on the World Wide Web

Listings for Campbell Co. researchers

2

4

7-8

Policy on advertising in the Newsletter

Non-profit status & advertising issues

2

4

8

The Boone, Bryan & Grant Families

Biographical sketches by Russ Stevens

2

4

5

Genealogy on Television – “Ancestors” on PBS

Intro to genealogy 10-part TV series

2

4

5-6

Historical Dates

Dates affecting Americans, 1700-1750

2

4

9

Thank You

Submissions appreciated

2

4

9

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4 p16; K Geiman transcriber

2

4

9-10

1996

SPECIAL HOLIDAY ISSUE

 

 

 

Happy Holidays

Gift List suggestions

2

Sp

1

Your Membership Dues

$8.00 for1997 & renewal form

2

Sp

2-3

Books for Sale by the CCH&GS

Titles & prices

2

Sp

4

1997

JANUARY

 

 

 

Reminder

Dues for 1997 are $8.00

3

1

1

Veterans Record Index

Records received through July, 1996

3

1

2

Local History Books

Out-of-print books may be reprinted

3

1

2

Past Meetings

Review of Oct, Nov, Dec. meetings

3

1

2-3

Future Meetings

Preview of Jan, Feb, Mar meetings

3

1

3

Donations

Listing of businesses donating items

3

1

3

Newsletter E-mail

Permanent E-mail address issues

3

1

3

History Day 1997

Mar. 1, 1997 at NKU – agenda included

3

1

3-4

Medicine in the 1860s – Dr. Chase’s Recipes

Practical medicinal recipes from 1866

3

1

4-5

Newsletter corrections

Apologies for misspelled names

3

1

5

Genealogy on Television

10-part series begins in January

3

1

5

Campbell County News is on the Net

Selected articles on county Genweb site

3

1

5

Old Fort Thomas on the Internet

Fort photos on Library of Congress site

3

1

5-6

60 Years Ago

Campbell County in the 1937 Flood

3

1

6-8

Future Newsletters

Call for suggestions & articles

3

1

8-9

Volunteers Needed

To help w/special events & in office

3

1

9

Newport History

Newport, KY:  A Bicentennial History rev.

3

1

9

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4 p12; K.Geiman transcriber

3

1

9-10

1997

APRIL

 

 

 

Welcome to Spring!

New research space at society office

3

2

1

Newsletter E-Mail

New E-mail address & possibilities for use

3

2

1-2

Recent Meetings

Review of Jan, Feb, Mar. meetings

3

2

2

Future Meetings

Meeting topics for Apr, May, Jun, & July

3

2

2

Donations Needed

VCR, cordless phone, display case needed

3

2

3

Campbell Co. Confederate Soldiers

Info on 10th KY Cavalry by M. Pelfry

3

2

3-4

Newport Death Records, 1884

Sample of film at KCPL from 1884-1928

3

2

4-6

Genealogy by E-mail

E-mail lists for genealogy by D. Polley

3

2

6

Spilman E-mail

Subscribing to e-mail lists by Sharon Clark

3

2

6-7

Free Juno E-Mail

Free e-mail addresses by Daryl Polley

3

2

8

Family Queries

Jenner/Gosney/Baker/Hamilton/Ellis/Taylor/ Patterson/Stevens/Laffer/Casper/Manser/ Grant/Carson/Willison/Strawn/Straugh/ Casey/Summers/Vice/Thomas/Cristler/

Armstrong/Bonneville/McGill/McNeal/ Kern/

Brookbank

3

2

8-9

Pendleton County

1997 flood damages historical records

3

2

9

Genealogy Taglines

Humorous genealogical phrases

3

2

9

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4 p13; K.Geiman transcriber

3

2

9-10

1999

JULY

 

 

 

Summer Fun in Campbell County

Visit resesarch office & attend meetings

3

3

1

A Family Reunion

Reis, Reiss, Jacques, Chalk, Schalk, Schack

3

3

1

The New Campbell Co Historical Society Web Page

Site address & contents

3

3

2

Memories of Campbell County History

Wm. F. Hopkins & Danl. C. Beard memoirs

3

3

2-3

Thank You!

Cinergy & N. KY Heritage League grants

3

3

3-4

Recent Meetings

Review of Apr, May, June meetings

3

3

4

Future Meetings

Upcoming meetings for July – Dec.

3

3

4-5

Grant’s Lick 200th Birthday Celebration

Sept. 27-28, 1997 celebration by K. Reis

3

3

5

Family History Queries

Carson/Keene/Hutchinson/Eads/Gillham/ Dawson/Kellam/Redden/Spaulding/Herbert/ Strawn/Buckman/Maddox/Harris/Kees/ Dawson/Davrainville

3

3

5-6

The Family Tree

Counting grandparents by generations

3

3

6

Congratulations

St. John the Baptist Church is KY landmark

3

3

6

Historic Dates

Dates affecting Americans, 1750-1800

3

3

6-8

Men’s Names and Nicknames

Listing from Webster’s Dictionary

3

3

8-9

More Genealogy Taglines

Humorous genealogical phrases

3

3

9

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4, p 9; K.Geiman transcriber

3

3

9-10

1997

OCTOBER

 

 

 

A Letter to the CCH&GS

Thank you from Campbell Co. Fiscal Court

3

4

1

Another Successful Season for the CCHS

Growth of society & thank-you to volunteers

3

4

1

Holiday Gift Ideas from the CCHS

List of titles & prices

3

4

1

The Reiss/Jacues Reunion

Report on reunion by Ken Reis

3

4

2

Campbell County Land Grants

From book found in Alex. Courthouse attic

3

4

2-3

History of the Alexandria Fair

By Jean Neiser

3

4

3-5

Genealogy Queries

Vater/Amberg/Falkner/Barkley/Beiting/Clark/Lutz/Stewart/Heeg/Kybitz/Sprague/ Robinson/Applegate

3

4

5-6

Newport Memories

Memoirs by Robert Hartman

3

4

6

The Diary of a Serviceman

By Robert Hartman

3

4

7

Campbell County Casualty Lists

Spanish-American War & WWI

3

4

7-8

The Past Three Months

Review of meetings from July, Aug, Sept

3

4

8-9

Future Activities

Talks at NKU & meetings for Oct, Nov, Dec

3

4

9

The CCHS Web Page

Update on site & new contents

3

4

9

1998 Membership Dues

Coupon enclosed to renew membership

3

4

9

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4, p 1; K Geiman transcriber

3

4

10

1998

JANUARY

 

 

 

History Day 1998 at Northern Kentucky University

Fifth Annual on Mar. 14 w/tentative agenda

4

1

1-2

The Historical Society Open House

Report on Nov. event by Ken Reis

4

1

1

A Big Thanks

To donors of items & books by Ken Reis

4

1

1-2

The Campbell County E-Mail Research List

Info on new Campbell Co. list

4

1

3

Campbell County Tavern Licenses

Alexandria Courthouse list from 1878-1894

4

1

3-4

The Year 1997 in Review

Review of activities/events by Ken Reis

4

1

4-6

Upcoming Meetings

Jan, Feb, Mar meeting plans

4

1

6

The Kentucky Heritage Speaker Series

List of upcoming talks at NKU

4

1

7

Campbell County Bulls and Owners

Bulls registered between 1878-1880

4

1

7-8

Family History Queries

McArthur/Walker/Nelson/Beagle/Huber/ Hunter/Martin/Frey/Foster/Bowles/Ross/ Wiginton/Newman/Jennings/Zinn/Ford/Irwin

4

1

8-9

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport, p. 31; K Geiman transcriber

4

1

10

1998

APRIL

 

 

 

A Great Start to 1998

Jan, Feb, Mar meetings & History Day Rev.

4

2

1

Spring 1998 Meetings

Preview of Apr, May, June meetings

4

2

1

What's a Genealogist?

Reprint of M. S. Hartman 1963 article

4

2

1-2

Centennial Celebration by Bill Caster

Melbourne Methodist anniversary in 1999

4

2

2-3

The Kentuckian

From the memoir of James H. Perkins

4

2

3

Slaves in Campbell County

1850-60 census list of owners & # of slaves

4

2

4-5

Queries

Foster/Bowles/Ross/Wigington/Newman/ Baker/Zinn/Anderson/Irwin

4

2

5-6

Computer Genealogy

Recent queries posted to e-mail lists

4

2

6

Old Occupations

Alphabetical listing, A-J, w/definitions

4

2

6,10

Immigrant Dreams

FGS conference flyer w/dates & overview

4

2

7-8

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4 p32; K Geiman transcriber

4

2

9

1998

JULY (mistakenly labeled as issue 2)

 

 

 

Welcome to Summer 1998

Apr, May, Jun meeting/events review

4

3

1

Summertime Fun in Campbell County

Upcoming plans for Jul/Aug/Sept. meetings

4

3

2

Campbell County has Moved!

New website address at GenWeb

4

3

2

A Thank You to Russ Stevens

For donation of his family file collection

4

3

2

The Pardon of George B. Hodge

Story of Confederate soldier & statesman

4

3

2-7

Family Queries

Stewart/Heeg/Wadsworth/Burger/Eagle/ Applegate/Spriggs

4

3

7

“Immigrant Dreams” in Cincinnati

FGS Conference info

4

3

7

Kentucky History Publications

Available reading materials for researchers

4

3

7-8

Sons of Civil War Vets

Info on group promoting Civil War heritage

4

3

8

History Day 1999

Invitation to attend planning meeting

4

3

9

Free Internet

Info on new internet provider

4

3

9

Old Occupations

Alphabetical list, K-P, w/definitions

4

3

9

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4 p33; K Geiman transcriber

4

3

9

1998

OCTOBER

 

 

 

An Award Winning Newsletter!

1998 Family Tree Newsletter Contest

4

4

1,10

Thanks for the Contributions!

Thanks expressed w/list of items received

4

4

1

Lifetime Memberships

$100.00 lifetime payment for those over 60

4

4

1

Dayton Plans a Celebration

Info on 150th birthday in 1999

4

4

2

1830s News From Campbell County

Samples of articles on microfilm at KCPL

4

4

2-3

Historical Happenings

Past qtr. reviewed/plans for next qtr.

4

4

4-5

Flagg Springs Baptist Church

Church history from 1933 Time-Star article

4

4

5-6

100 Years Ago:  The 1898 G.A.R. Convention

Week-long encampment of G.A.R. in N. KY

4

4

6-8

Family Queries and History

Kitchell/Outley/Richardson/Reiley/Shaw/ Ducker/Morin

4

4

8

1897 Campbell County KY. School Census

Newport Wd 2/4 p34; K Geiman transcriber

4

4

8-9

The Final Word

Thanks to contributors & call for more items

4

4

8

1999

JANUARY

 

 

 

Join the History Celebration in 1999

Membership dues for 1999

5

1

1

History Day March 13, 1999

Invite to attend w/tentative agenda

5

1

1-2

The Year in Review

CCH&GS events of 1998 by Ken Reis

5

1

1-4

Mark Your Calendar for These Events

Upcoming events, Jan – Mar, 1999

5

1

4

More Local History Events

1999 events

5

1

5

Gabriel Rene Paul-the Forgotten Hero of Gettysburg

Story of Brigadier General Paul

5

1

5-7

Researcher queries

Hicks/Caldwell/Gosney/Anderson/Sutton/

Balgrave/Bryan/Ducker/Shaw/Morin

5

1

7-8

Web Page Contributors Needed

Appeal for data, links, transcriptions, etc.

5

1

8

The 1897 School Census

K. Geiman transcription of pupils, p. 35

5

1

8-9

The 1834 Newport Directory

Letters A - F (to be cont.)

5

1

10

1999

APRIL

 

 

 

US Coins of 1794

Early US coins

5

2

1, 6

Dayton Celebrates 150 Years

Events planned for celebration

5

2

1

The 1998 Financial Report

CCH&GS income/expenses

5

2

2

Spring Clean-up at the Office

Report on office cleaning by Jeff Weimer

5

2

2

Meetings Past & Future

Meetings, Feb-Sep 1999 by D. Polley

5

2

3

A Duplicator for the Newsletter

Report on used duplicator

5

2

3

Members of German Pioneer Club of Newport, 1877

Listing of members

5

2

4-6

History Day 1999 in Review

Summary of event by Eileen Hurst

5

2

6

The Search for Ancestors

Stringer/Ware/Irwin/Anderson/Rarden/

Morgan/Caudill

5

2

7

The LDS Genealogy Test Site

Report on new website

5

2

7

The 1834 Newport City Directory

G Smith (to be cont.)

5

2

8-9

Local History Research Sources Continue to Grow

Report on CCH&GS holdings

5

2

9

The Newport School Census

K. Geiman transcription of pupils, p. 36

5

2

10

1999

JULY

 

 

 

The Best Bus Trip CCH&GS Ever Had!

Review of trip to Frankfort by Jeff Weimer

5

3

1

Everyone Must Go & Find that “Special” Treasure

Review of Frankfort trip by Aileen Hurst

5

3

2

Cool Spring and Summer Happenings

Rev. of meetings Apr-July by Aileen Hurst

5

3

3

Mark Your Calendars

Upcoming events

5

3

3

The 1912 Bellevue, KY “Mercury A/C Juniors”

Football team info w/photos from S. Hecker

5

3

4-5

1834 Newport City Directory

Letters Snyder – Z

5

3

5

The Civil War Draft for Campbell County

Listing of drafted men

5

3

6-8

A Newport Volunteer for the Union

F. J. Meyer naturalized & volunteers

5

3

8

Local Military

Ft. Thomas featured in N.KY Heritage Mag.

5

3

9

Thank You!

To members & volunteers of CCH&GS

5

3

9

The 1897 Newport School Census

Complete list to be published by K. Geiman

5

3

9

German Pioneers

Follow-up info on list published in last issue

5

3

9

Newport School Record of Births

Surnames Thomas – Troecher

5

3

10

1999

OCTOBER

 

 

 

News from Chairman, Kenneth A. Reis

Research Library & Museum at courthouse

5

4

1

Join us at the Open House

Newly renovated space at Alex. courthouse

5

4

1

Beginner Genealogy Class at Campbell Co. Library

Date, time & place announced

5

4

2

Own your own Log Cabin

Info on cabin in Ft. Thomas by Ken Reis

5

4

2

Early Residents of Campbell Co.

List of residents who found stray animals

5

4

2-5

St. Stephen’s Cemetery Records, 1850-1970

Kathy Adams’ index from orig. records

5

4

2

Celebrating Quilts in Campbell Co.

Success of county’s first quilt show

5

4

6

More Great History this Fall

Summer rev. & Fall preview of 1999 events

5

4

6-7

Civil War Roundtable

Info on upcoming event at Kenton Co. Lib.

5

4

6

Tavern Owners

List of 1797-98  tavern owners

5

4

7

Seeking SCHERER/HAMMER

Query

5

4

7

Researching Campbell Co. Ancestors?

Call for queries

5

4

7

Don’t Lose your History

Call for copies of family genealogies

5

4

8

KY Birth Records and more on the Web

Listing of new genealogy related websites

5

4

8

Medicine in 1850

Reprint of 1850 medical advertisement

5

4

8-9

Forfeited Lands

1850 article on non-payment of taxes

5

4

9

Errors in Transcription

Page from 1819 court memorandum book

5

4

10

2000

JANUARY

 

 

 

Happy 10th Anniversary

CCH&GS 10 yr. anniversary

6

1

1

History Day 2000

Announcing event on 11 Mar, 2000

6

1

1-2

1999–A Year in Review

Reviewing 1999, by Ken Reis

6

1

1-3

Don’t Anyone Move!  At Least Until you Read This

Demographics of CCH&GS members

6

1

4

Financial Donations for 1999

Listing of donors for previous year

6

1

4

Attention Members!

Listing of committees & invitation to join

6

1

4-5

Genealogy Workshop

Class to be held at Campbell Co. Library

6

1

5

Buy an Ancestor?

Genealogy Internet site

6

1

5

Blast from the Past

Reprint of minutes from 1st CCH&GS meet.

6

1

6

For your Information

Several items of interest to members

6

1

6

Historical Society Wish List

Items needed for new library & museum

6

1

7

Hot Winter Meetings

Overview of upcoming meetings

6

1

7

Website news

Update on our website, by Daryl Polley

6

1

7

Alexandria Cemetery

Book publishing possibility on cemetery

6

1

8

E-mail the CCHS Research Office

New e-mail address

6

1

8

News off the Microfilm

Npt. & Cov. Newspaper items from 1850

6

1

8-9

Chautauqua Presentations

Upcoming offerings from Kenton Co. Lib.

6

1

9

The 1840 Newport City Directory

Listings A-Dye

6

1

9-10

Membership Applications

Apps. for upcoming year

6

1

11

Northern KY Heritage Magazine Subscriptions

Flyer announcing subscription info

6

1

12

2000

APRIL

 

 

 

Cruise the Licking River with the Historical Society

Cruise on Spirit of Ciny w/history of area

6

2

1

Award Winning Activities

From Historical Confederation of KY

6

2

1

Is this your Last Newsletter?

Reminder to pay dues

6

2

1

Phone Area Code Changes in N. KY

Upcoming change from 606 to 859

6

2

2

Newport, KY in the Congressional Record

Lib. of Congress on-line document finds

6

2

2-5

History Day 2000 a Major Success

Report on event

6

2

3

Great Meetings Past & Present

Review & preview of meetings

6

2

3

Tentative Plans for Additional Summer and Fall Fun

Preview of area events & trips

6

2

5

St. Thomas First Communion Class of 1963

Photo donated by Sharlotte Donnelly

6

2

6

Northern KY Information on the Internet

Review of sites w/local & historical interest

6

2

6

Cemeteries of Campbell County

Listing of cemeteries posted on Genweb

6

2

7-8

Historic Building Restoration Workshop

Free seminar sponsored by City of Newport

6

2

8

The 1840 Newport City Directory

Eckert thru May

6

2

8-9

The 1897 Newport School Census

Ficker thru Fletcher, from Keith Geiman

6

2

9-10

2000

JULY

 

 

 

Licking River Boat Ride

Info on sold out trip

6

3

1

Let’s Go to Shakertown

Info on upcoming trip

6

3

1

Members Flock to the Monthly Meetings

Review of recent meetings

6

3

2

Historic Local Images on the Web

Websites w/pictures of local historic places

6

3

2

Future Fun on the Calendar

Preview of upcoming meetings

6

3

2-3

Tracing our Roots

KY Post article by Martha Pelfrey

6

3

3

Campbell Co. Court Orders

Transcriptions by Martha Pelfrey

6

3

4

Bellevue Death Records

KCPL microfilm death records

6

3

4

The Cincinnati Area’s Big Pig Gig

Cincinnati’s ceramic pig project

6

3

5

Pioneers of Pendleton County

PCHS publishes book on early settlers

6

3

5

Printing Costs Force Book Price Increases

New pricing on CCH&GS publications

6

3

6

Lunch in Shakertown

Menu for lunch on trip to Shakertown

6

3

6

Capture your History

Family History InterviewProject started

6

3

6

Early Residents of Campbell County

Finders of lost animals listing, 1799 - 1804

6

3

6-8

The 1840 Newport City Directory

Mefford thru Rugg

6

3

8-9

Newport School Records of Births

Cosgriff thru Creelman

6

3

10

2000

OCTOBER

 

 

 

Traveling KY with the Campbell Co. Historical Soc.

Rev. of Licking R. cruise & recent meetings

6

4

1

Visit the Campbell Co. Historical Soc. Open House

Invitation to event to be held 3 Dec, 2000

6

4

1

Local Mentions in the Congressional Record

Library of Congress website findings

6

4

2-5

Thanks to our Members

Membership update & volunteer efforts

6

4

2

Delayed Newsletter

Apology for late newsletter

6

4

2

Looking for the FOSTER Family

Query from Ted McCrery

6

4

5

Where is the Historical Society Web Page?

Technical problems w/website host

6

4

5

Kentucky Quarter Design Released

KY’s coin in the 50-State quarter series

6

4

5

Mark your Calendar for these Big Events

Preview of upcoming meetings & events

6

4

6

Do you Know of a Lost Cemetery?

Seeking info on undocumented cemeteries

6

4

6

Local Citizens in Confederate Veteran Magazine

Info on Confederate soldiers mentioned

6

4

6-7

Buildings and Cows Hit by Bellevue Tornado

Copy of Enquirer article from 26 Aug, 1867

6

4

7

The 1840 Newport Directory

Continuation from last issue w/letters U – Y

6

4

8

The Campbell Co. Union League vs Local Rebels

From Confederate Veteran Mag., 1914

6

4

8-9

The Escape of Capt. Hines by Mrs. Alice M. Rand

From Confederate Veteran Mag., 1919

6

4

9-10

Have a Great Holiday Season

Continued support of members requested

6

4

10

2001

JANUARY

 

 

 

Happy Holidays from Campbell Co. Historical Soc.

Open House Invitation

7

1

i

Books for Sale by the CCH&GS

Listing of publications w/pricing info

7

1

ii

Another Great Year for the Campbell Co. Hist. Soc.

Year 2000 in review by Ken Reis

7

1

1-3,5-6

Here Comes History Day, 2001

Info on event at NKU

7

1

1

Local Items in the Congressional Record

More Library of Congress website findings

7

1

2-3,5

The History day 2001 Schedule of Events

Listing of presentations & workshops

7

1

4

Things we are Working on in 2001

List of CCH&GS current projects by K. Reis

7

1

7

Events you don’t want to Miss

Preview of upcoming meetings & events

7

1

7

Local Notes from Confederate Veteran Magazine

Continuation of items on local residents

7

1

8-9

KY Birth, Death & Marriage Records

CDs now available w/indexes of vital stats

7

1

10

The Web Page is Back

Server problems resolved

7

1

10

The Census Taker

Poem by unknown author

7

1

10

Membership Applications & Cards

3 applications/cards provided

7

1

iii

2001

APRIL

 

 

 

Spring Flowers, New Flowers & Fun History

Possible future trip to Frankfort announced

7

2

1

History Day Hits a Home Run

Review of recent event at NKU

7

2

1

233 Members and Growing

Thanks & request for future meeting ideas

7

2

1

Genealogy Fair & Family History Night

Preview of event at Cincinnati Public Lib.

7

2

1

The 1878-1879 Directory of Bellevue

Govt./business listings & letters A-G

7

2

2-4,6

Campbell Co. Pioneers (Attorneys/Ferrys/Mills)

Court Order Bk. A transcribed by P. Caudill

7

2

5-9

Trading Genealogy

Family books at CCH&GS letters A-B

7

2

8

Northern KY African American Task Force

Articles requested for task force newsletter

7

2

9

Researching my Families?  (Query)

Combs/Dedier/Thornton/Kennedy/Brooks/

Suter/Judy/Tschudi/ Smith/Hume/Garison/ Losey/Brown/Spann/Crowley/Brewer/

Peace /Hensley/Craidmyle

7

2

9

Singing the Web Page Blues

Continued problem w/website hosting

7

2

9

Past Meetings

Review of past meetings by Daryl Polley

7

2

10

Dear Ancestor

Poem by unknown author

7

2

10

Have a Great Spring

Apology for late newsletter

7

2

10

2001

JULY

 

 

 

Let’s Visit Washington

Upcoming trip to Eastern KY

7

3

1

Don’t be Left Behind!  Bus Trip Seats on Sale Now

Info on signing up for Oct. 6 trip

7

3

2

William Russell Stevens Nov 28, 1903-Jun. 10,2001

Obit on local historian

7

3

2

Major Changes Necessary for History Day 2002

Possible change of venue for future events

7

3

3

Our Web Page Chosen to Represent Campbell Co....

Am. Local History Network adds our site

7

3

3

Spring & Summer Fun at Hist. Soc. Meetings

Review of recent meetings

7

3

3

The 1878-1879 Bellevue City Directory (cont.)

Letters G-M

7

3

4-7

Join us for More Fun on These Dates

Preview of upcoming meetings & events

7

3

4

Can you Call Members for Future Meetings

Volunteers sought to make reminder calls

7

3

4

The 1930 Census is Coming

Release date & info contained in census

7

3

5-7

The Historical Society is a Cool Place!

New AC being installed at CCH&GS

7

3

7

Newport High School Memories

NHS alums stores yearbook collection w/us

7

3

7

The Alexandria Jail Break

Report from Post, 20 Dec, 1929

7

3

8

OOPS – The Crash of 2001

Editor’s e-mail crash

7

3

8

Help Needed for the Senior Citizen’s Picnic

Volunteers sought to staff CCH&GS table

7

3

9

Evergreen Cemetery Records

Acquisition of CD & microfilm records

7

3

9

Topics Needed for Future Meetings

Ideas sought for upcoming meetings

7

3

9

Family History Binders

Listing of our family books, letters B-C

7

3

9

The 1889 Greater Cincinnati Telephone Book

Instructions for using telephone from book

7

3

10

2001

OCTOBER

 

 

 

Honoring US Heroes Past, Present and Future

Sept. 11, 2001 attack

7

4

1

Early Birds Save on Membership

Dues increase to $10.00 - $8.00 if pd. early

7

4

2

A Bus Full of Fall Fun

Report on trip to Easter KY

7

4

2

Celebrate Veterans Day at the CCHS Open House

Invitation to Open House on Nov. 11

7

4

3

Great Meetings Past

Review of recent meetings

7

4

3, 8

Great Meetings Future

Preview of upcoming meetings

7

4

3, 8

The Slavery Battle in Northern KY Newspapers

Reprint of 1858 article by Wm. S. Bailey

7

4

4-7

Minutes of the United Daughters of the Confederacy

Summary of items in this book at CCH&GS

7

4

8-9

Membership applications & cards

Three provided

7

4

10

2002

JANUARY

 

 

 

Join the Gang at History Day

Info on 2002 History Day event

8

1

1

Things Didn’t Work as Planned

Apology for late newsletter

8

1

1

Thanks for Joining Continued Exploration of History

Thanks to members & request to renew

8

1

1

2001 – A Year to Remember

2001 in review, by Ken Reis

8

1

1,3-8

The History Day 2002 Schedule

List of sessions to be held at NKU

8

1

2

Reserve your Spot at History Day

Registration info

8

1

2

Great History Events Past and Future

Review & preview of meetings

8

1

3, 5

Researching Local Families

Query for SPRAGUE

8

1

6

Web Page Notes

Present & upcoming website additions

8

1

6

2001 Financial Review

Available for review at our office

8

1

7

Family History Files (cont.)

Listing of CCH&GS holdings, letters E-G

8

1

7

Bellevue City Directory 1878-79

Letters T-Y (end of listings)

8

1

8

Historical Society Shirts

Members can purchase for $25.00

8

1

8

Early Residents of Campbell County

Record of stray animals found by residents

8

1

8-10

Northern Kentucky Heritage Magazine Subscriptions

Three subscription apps. provided on page

8

1

i

2002 CCH&GS Membership applications & cards

Three provided on page

8

1

ii

2002

APRIL

 

 

 

History Day 2002 Another Success

Report on recent event

8

2

1

Antique Appraisal Fair Postponed

Watch future newsletters for rescheduling

8

2

1

Hot News from the Web

Recent improvements to website listed

8

2

1

1872-1873 Bellevue City Directory

Early residents listed

8

2

2-4

Historical Society Obtains New Digital Photocopier

Large donation from Robert Hartman

8

2

2

Need a Good Used Copier?

Analog copier for sale

8

2

2

Local Entertainers Ma and Pa McCormick

Former radio stars, by Art Miller

8

2

3, 5

Fun Meetings, Past and Future

Review & previews

8

2

5-6

Tax Delinquents of 1890

Cold Spring, Indian Spring, Alexandria, Carthage

8

2

5-9

Almost Free:  The case of Margaret Garner

Free presentation by friends of KCPL

8

2

7

The 1872-73 Dayton City Directory

Letters A-B

8

2

7-10

Take a Ride in the Way Back Machine

Internet archive website explained

8

2

10

2002

JULY

 

 

 

1930 Census Available at Kenton County Library

Details regarding latest US census release

8

3

1

Antiques Appraisal Fair to be Rescheduled

Late Oct. date being scheduled

8

3

1

$1000 Donation Honors Margaret Hartman

From Robert Hartman

8

3

2

Scripps Howard Grant Awarded to CCH&GS

$1000 to be applied to cost of new copier

8

3

2

Senior Citizen’s Picnic Moved to Sept. 18th

Preview of event

8

3

2

1930 Census Enumeration Districts for Campbell Co.

Complete listing

8

3

3-5

1866 Newport Execution Makes National Headlines

Trial and hanging of A. Mentor killer

8

3

6-9

Summer Fun with Campbell Co. Historical Society

Review of recent meetings

8

3

6-7

Veteran’s Day Ceremony and Open House 2002

Invitation to 2nd annual event

8

3

7

Tax Delinquents of 1890, cont.

Gubser Mill listings

8

3

8-9

Family History Files

CCH&GS listing of letter G-H

8

3

9

Dayton’s 1872-73 Directory

Letters C-E

8

3

10

2002

OCTOBER - DECEMBER

 

 

 

Antiques Appraisal Fair a Success

Report on event

8

4

1

Holiday Shopping for that Local History Fan

Publications for sale from CCH&GS

8

4

1

Thanks to our Veterans

Report on Veteran’s Day event

8

4

1

Cold Spring School Class of 1933-34

Photos & info received from Ed Warf

8

4

2

Membership Continues to Grow

Dues reminders & membership update

8

4

2

A Letter to President Lincoln

From Union men of Newport

8

4

3-5

The Dayton 1872-73 City Directory

Letters F-J

8

4

6-10

History Meetings Past & Future

Review & preview of meetings

8

4

7-9

We Have Lost Our Census

Order for microfilm rolls delayed

8

4

9

World War I Records

4-vol. set of County WWI soldiers

8

4

10

Have a Great Holiday Season

Thanks from CCH&GS for member support

8

4

10

1880 Census Records

Now on-line through LDS

8

4

10

2003

JANUARY – MARCH

 

 

 

Premier Local History Event-History Day 03 at NKU

Info on upcoming event

9

1

1

Looking for Missing Members

Request to renew memberships

9

1

1

State of the History Society 2003

Review of 2002 by Ken Reis

9

1

1-9

Support the Historical Society when you Shop Online

CCH&GS listing on Igive.com

9

1

2

Northern KY History Day–Saturday, Mar 15, 2003

Full event program listing of sessions

9

1

3

Great Meetings Past and Future

Review & preview of meetings

9

1

4

The Dayton 1872-73 Directory

Letters K-Mc (cont. from previous issue)

9

1

5-7,9

Clay Ridge School Census:  1911-12

Listing of children & parents

9

1

10

2003

APRIL - JUNE

 

 

 

Planning a Great Summer

Upcoming meetings/events

9

2

1

Thank You Elizabeth

Elizabeth Klem awarded for service

9

2

1

Searching for Information on Newport Police  Dept.

Call for memorabilia to display at  dept.

9

2

2

Let Us Hear from You!

Info on attached Member Survey

9

2

2

The 1872-73  Dayton Directory

Letters M-R (cont. from previous issue)

9

2

3-4

Past and Future Fun Meetings

Review and preview of meetings

9

2

4-5

What is it Worth?

Appraisal Fair set for July 13

9

2

5

Notes on Ancestors in Early Campbell Co. Tax Lists

1808-1809 listings

9

2

6-7

Campbell County Men Wounded in World War One

Letters A-Z listing of names & residence

9

2

6-8

Beautify your Home while Supporting the Historical Soc.

Spring Flower Bulb fundraiser

9

2

8

Genealogy Online

Kenton Co. Library’s on-line site

9

2

8

Clifton School Census:  1911-12

Listing of children & parents

9

2

9-10

2003

JULY-SEPTEMBER

 

 

 

Take Time to Honor Veterans and Current Military

Veteran records collection at CCH&GS

9

3

1

Great Summer Meetings

Review of recent meetings by Aileen Hurst

9

3

2,6-7

Come to Open House at the CCH&GS

Announcing Nov. 16 event

9

3

2

The Sketch Books of Col. J. W. Abert

Info on sketchbooks discovered for owner

9

3

3-5

Future Meetings

Preview of future meetings

9

3

7

Cemetery Symbols

Meanings of symbols found on headstones

9

3

8-10

Member Survey 2003 Results

Member feelings on CCH&GS issues

9

3

10

2003

OCTOBER – DECEMBER

 

 

 

$10.00 Issued by Am. Nat. Bank of Newport

Copy of $10.00 bill found on Internet

9

4

1

Help Preserve Our Local History in 2004

Membership appeal

9

4

1

Do we have your Correct Address

Corrections requested

9

4

1

Celebrating Great Fall Meetings

Review of recent meetings by Aileen Hurst

9

4

2-4

Another Great Open House

Review of recent open house event

9

4

2

History Day Promises to be the Best

List of topics & registration info

9

4

3

Starting Another Great Year of Fun Events

Preview of upcoming meetings/events

9

4

5

The 1872-73  Dayton City Directory

Letters S-Z (cont. from previous issue)

9

4

5-8

Thanks for Helping Reclaim our Cemeteries

Taylor Cem. reclamation project

9

4

9

Pond Creek School Census:  1911-12

Listing of children & parents

9

4

10

Membership Card/Application

Three cards/apps provided

9

4

11

2004

JANUARY – MARCH

 

 

 

June 26, 2004 Bus Trip to Frankfort, KY

All-day trip plans & registration details

10

1

1-2

Tower Methodist Episcopal Church

Photo & info on Dayton church

10

1

1

Making Improvements

Answering machine purchase planned

10

1

3

A Late Newsletter

Apology for late issue by Daryl Polley

10

1

3

Looking for Old Photos of Newport

Request for photos for new book

10

1

3

Meetings Past and Future

Reviews/previews by A. Hurst & D. Polley

10

1

4-7

Recent Donations

Listing of items donated to CCH&GS

10

1

7

Historical Society Receives $710 Grant from Cinergy

Donation acquired by Keith Geiman

10

1

8

Silas Jerome Uhl and the Metcalf Family

Historical info on Ft. Thomas family

10

1

8-9

Kate Oster’s Signature Album

List of signatures in album by Mary Keiser

10

1

9-10

Northern KY Heritage Subscription Information

3 info slips included

10

1

11

2004

APRIL - JUNE

 

 

 

(Untitled)

Meeting updates inside; late newsletter

10

2

1

(Photo)

West on Main St., Alexandria ~1900

10

2

1

What’s Happening at the Historical Society?

Address change, new publications

10

2

2

Earl Metcalfe - Actor

Campbell Co. forgotten star

10

2

3-4

Great Meetings Past

Review of recent meetings

10

2

5

Great Future Meetings

Preview of upcoming meetings

10

2

5-6

Fun in Frankfort

Recent bus trip to capital reviewed

10

2

7

Benevolent Institutions in N. KY

Societies listed in 1886-7 Newport Dir.

10

2

7,10

Peerless Fire Co. of Bellevue KY ~1886

Photo w/names, submitted by Mary Kaiser

10

2

8-9

2004

JULY - SEPTEMBER

 

 

 

Celebrating Speers and St. Luke Hospitals

St. Luke 50th Anniversary

10

3

1, 3

Genealogy Classes to be held in October

Upcoming series of 3 classes

10

3

1-2

The Bellevue Knights of Pythias Douglas Lodge 49

Feb. – Mar, 1885 Abstractions of minutes

10

3

3-4 /6-8

Society Meetings Past & Future

Review & preview of meetings

10

3

4-6

New Answering Machine Installed

Use to verify meeting cancellations

10

3

6

Local History Books

Genealogy & History publications available

10

3

7

1911 School Census

Unknown school near county line

10

3

8-10

2004

4TH QUARTER

 

 

 

Expanded Office Hours

New Thursday hours announced

10

4

1

N. KY History Day, 2005

Event details

10

4

1,3-4

Membership Renewal

Request to complete enclosed coupon

10

4

1

(Photo)

Ice in Ohio R. in February, 1905

10

4

1

Working Toward Another Great Year

Ideas sought for meeting topics/events

10

4

2

Are you Throwing Away History?

Request for donation of old photos

10

4

2

The State of the Historical Society, by Ken Reis

2004 review & preview of upcoming events

10

4

5-8

Brief Notes

Papers from our files (Taylor Mansion)

10

4

8-9

Abstracted Minutes from Bellevue Knights of Pythias

Apr-May 1885 (Cont. from last issue)

10

4

10

2005

1ST QUARTER

 

 

 

Catching up on Newsletters

Editor apologizes for late edition

11

1

1

Expanded Office Hours Continue

Thurs. hours to continue

11

1

1

(Untitled)

Membership update

11

1

1

(Photo of drawing)

Gen. James Taylor Mansion by Joe Baker

11

1

1

Recent meetings

Review of recent meetings

11

1

2-5

Membership of Masonic Alexandria Lodge 1846-66

Listing of members A-F

11

1

5-8

Future Meetings

Preview of upcoming meetings

11

1

5

Abstracted Minutes from the Bellevue K of P Lodge

June-Oct1885 (Cont. from last issue)

11

1

6-9

The 1911-1912 School Census

Sylvan Dell School census

11

1

9-10

2007

2ND QUARTER

 

 

 

Campbell County – Crossroads to the world

Info on HOLDEN family from Robt. Holden

11

2

1, 6

Double Newsletter

2 newsletters sent to get back on schedule

11

2

1

We hope you can Join us at a Future Meeting

Ideas needed for upcoming meetings

11

2

1

Members of Masonic Alexandria Lodge 1846-66

Member listing F-L (cont. from last issue)

11

2

2-3

Ten Mile School Census for 1911-12

Listing of students/parents

11

2

3-4

The Bet on the 1876 Presidential Election

Wager found in funeral home records

11

2

5-6