February 3, 2020
Whole Number 93
QUERY -- PEACHIE (SPARKS) KILBEY
Bartlett Kilbey Brown of 303 Harding Blvd., Apt. #1, Roseville, California. (95678) would like information regarding his great-great-grandparents, John Kilbey and PEACHIE (SPARKS) KILBEY, who were married in Scott County, Kentucky, in 1809 or 1810. Was John the son of James and Lucy (Sparks) Kilbey of Culpeper County, Virginia? (For information on the ancestry of Lucy (Sparks) Kilbey, see the Quarterly of June 1956, Whole No. 14, p. 137.) Who were Peachie's parents? Does any reader of the Quarterly know anything about the origin of the name of the Sparks Road near St. Joseph, Missouri? The family of Peachie (Sparks) Kilbey is said to have belonged to the Sparks family for whom this road was named.