BirthJan 1870, Menifee Co., Kentucky
Marriageabt 1896, Menifee Co., Kentucky
SpouseIda B. Reffitt
Birthabt 1879, Menifee Co., Kentucky
Birth27 Feb 1897, Menifee Co., Kentucky
Death12 Jun 1918, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Birth1 Jan 1900, Menifee Co., Kentucky
Birthabt 1903, Menifee Co., Kentucky
Census Notes for Lee Slusher
He was listed in the 1880 census of Menifee Co. as age 9; see his parents’ notes for details.
Census Notes for Ida B. Reffitt
1880 census of Menifee Co., Ky, Slate precinct, enumerated 1 June, lists on p. 1 as family #3:
Reffitt, G. W., 26, farmer; Martha J., wife, 18; Ida B., dau, 1; James Morison, 20, boarder; James Ingram, 16, boarder; John Reffitt, 16, boarder. All born Ky Ky Ky.
Notes for Lee & Ida B. (Family)
This Slusher family is not closely related to my own, since they were in Kentucky long before my relatives were, but since some of them ended up in Rowan Co. I want to keep track of them to avoid confusion.
1900 census of Menifee Co., Ky, district 1, enumerated 9 June, lists on p. 6A as family #98:
Slusher, Lee, 30, engineer, b. Jan 1870; Ida B., wife, 22, b. Jan 1878, married 2 years, mother of 2 children, 2 living; Dewitt, son, 4, b. Feb 1896; Coile, son, 5/12, b. Dec 1899; Bidie, dau, 9, b. June 1890. All born Ky Ky Ky. Plus three unrelated boarders.
1910 census of Menifee Co., Ky, Frenchburg, enumerated 21 April, lists on p. 6B as family #99:
Slusher, Lee, 40, farmer; Ida, wife, 29, married 14 years, mother of 3 children, 3 living; Dewitt, son, 13; Coile, son, 10; Norma, dau, 6, b. W Va. All others and their parents born in Ky.