Zachary Family Genealogy Forum
Bobby Cat; My wife's mother was a Zachary and her family migrated to Casey Co KY between 1900 & 1910 according to census records. I have a Pickett Co TN History Book written by Tim Huddleston (Copywrite 1973) That she bought from him in 1978. An article in the book describing the Civil War in Pickett Co Area, The date 1863 describing the raid on Captain Rufus Dowdy's Home; "Captain Dowdy was not at home, but there Ferguson killed Peter Allen Zachary and his men killed Peter Allen Zachary Jr., son of James A. Zachary, who was killed by Champ in June of last year. Catherine Dowdy, in later years, told about putting dresses on Greenbury Murphy and Archie Davidson and thus saving their lives." There are other Champ articles, a picture of Champ, also a picture of his white horse.
My wife's Grandfather was Thomas Marion Zachary b. 30 Jan 1875 TN. 1880 Fentress Co TN Census age 4, 1900 Pickett Co TN age 25, 1910 Casey Co KY age 35, 1920 Casey Co KY age 44, 1926-1930 Casey Co Judge, Died 8 Jul 1959 Casey Co KY. Other occupations listed: Farmer, Hotel Owner, Merchant, & Minister. Thomas Marion goes back 3 generations to James & Sarah Haley.
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