Please visit the official Killough Family associated with the Killough Massacre in East Texas at www.killough.org. Send your corrections to this data to the historian listed on the first page.
CHANGING OF THE GUARD
For the last thirteen years, Zora Killough Cunningham, Historian for the Killough family that has been meeting in Jacksonville, TX, since 1954, has been working with all the Killough records that were sent to her from families all over the United States, Canada and Ireland. Because of ill health and age related problems, she is in the process now of transferring all her Killough material over to others. Those Assistant Historians will continue receiving updated and new material and helping people learn more about their family as well as they can from the data they have. An announcement in this web site and by letters to individual families will be made when this process is completed sometime this fall.Assistant Historians and the part of the family they will work with are:
- Jimmie F. Killough of Downers Grove, IL--COVENENTOR branch and LITTLE BRITAIN, PA, branch.
- Daniel T. Killough of Tucson, AZ--NORTH CAROLINA/ARKANSAS branch and MONTGOMERY CO., AL, branch.
- Julia Killough Bowers of Grove, OK, and Oleta Killough Sproul of Little Rock, AR --OLD SOUTH branch which includes the RUTHERFORD CO., TN, division and the LIVINGSTON CO., KY, division.
- Kenneth Kalloch of Concord, NH--MAINE branch and IRELAND AND CANADA branch and MORE KILLOUGHS who have not been tied in to any of these branches yet.
Jason B. Killough of Virginia Beach, VA, is preparing a CD of the latest edition of the KILLOUGH/KELLOUGH FAMILY IN IRELAND, CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES. An announcement will be made when it is available for sale.
Floyd Nolan Ross of Waxahachie, TX, has agreed to set up the www.killough.org web site again and be the webmaster.
The definative work on this branch of the Killough's is The Killough Family by Zora Cunningham Killough.
Historical Background of The Killough Family by Stephen P. Killough
The Killough Association has gracious allowed the book THE KILLOUGH/KELLOUGH FAMILY IN IRELAND, CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES to be distributed on the web below. Enjoy.
Updates: Latest Corrections
Chapter Intro Introduction
Chapter One THE COVENANTER BRANCH OF OHIO
Chapter Two THE LITTLE BRITAIN,PENNSYLVANIA, BRANCH
Chapter Three THE MAINE BRANCH of the Family
Chapter Four THE NORTH CAROLINA and ARKANSAS BRANCHES of the Family
Chapter Five THE RHEA COUNTY, TENN., BRANCH descending through THE MONTGOMERY CO., ALA. BRANCH
Chapter Six THE OLD SOUTH BRANCH of the Family, RUTHERFORD CO., TENN., DIVISION
Chapter Seven THE OLD SOUTH BRANCH of the Family, LIVINGSTON CO., KENTUCKY, DIVISION
Chapter Eight THE IRELAND and CANADA BRANCHES of the Family
Chapter Nine MORE KILLOUGH FAMILIES
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