MARTHA ANN "ANNIE" FAUGHN


my grandmother
by
Betty Freeman Sellers

Martha Ann "Annie" Faughn was the third child and the second daughter of John H. (Durgan) Faughn and Mildred (Millie) Litchfield. She was born in Lamasco, Lyon County, Kentucky on the 10th day of October 1877 and died the 18th of September 1961 in Cadiz, Trigg County, Kentucky. Annie had two brothers, one sister, and one half sister.

Annie at the age of 17 married a carpenter, James Benjamin (Ben) Faughn the son of John Dennis Faughn and Martha Mitchell Morris in Lyon County on the 14th day of October 1894 at the home of Tom Faughn in the presence of Warren King and Henry Litchfield. They resided on a farm all of their life in the Bethesda community of Trigg County.

Their chidlren were:

My grandmother and grandfather are buried in the Curling Cemetery in the Bethesda Community not far from the "old home place".

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