JEPPERSONTOWN ILLUSTRATED 0IOCIRAPHICAL SUPPLEMENT
Progressive Citizens of Jeffersontown, Ky.
OF THE COE FAMILY.
S. S. COE
MARY ELIZABETH COE
our Mr. Coe is a member of the Baptist
Perhaps no other section of
church and also belongs to the Junior
I'lH I' Ml.
reason of the fact that three geneA good likeness of Mr. Louie C.
rations are shown, also where there Coe is also shown above. He is a son
is a face of a child there is something of Mr. S. S. Coe and was born at
to attract, something to interest and Canton, Mo., Nov. 26, 1887. On Oct.
something to love.
25, 1011, he was married to Miss
The picture to the right in the above Mable Tucker, of this county. They
group is a good likeness of Mr. S. S. have one child, Mary Elizabeth, age
Coe, who has recently embarked with two years, whose likness is given
his son, Louie, fn an enterprise known above.
as the Jeffeajfchtown ( Image.
In February of last year Mr. Coe
born July 28, 1851, established the Jeffersontown Garage
has been a success from the be- son of Alex and Mary 'ginning.
His father recently became
In 1871 he was married a member of the lirm and they carry
Ith Maddox, of Illinois, a full line of automobile accessories,
)n were horn live chil- - electric supplies, oil for farm mallen, Lee, Edgar, Louie chinery, roof and house paints. Mr.
"Several years after the Coe is a member of the Baptist
'wife Mr. Coe was mar church and takes an active interest
ls Virgie Drake Oct. 12, In Sunday School work and everyto this union two children thing for the betterment of the
T)orn, Sunshine and Gladys,
E. G. HEWITT.
CARL A. HUMMEL
Carl Asa Hummel was born November 8, 1888, in Jeffersontown,
and is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Wm.
H. Hummel. He was educated in the
common school and is a graduate from
Bryant & Stratton Business School
and business prac
tice. He took the complete architec
tual course in the International Correspondence School and served his
apprenticeship with Balke & Co. Iron
Works, Louisville, in the drafting
room for four years, after which he
was head draftsman for some time
In January, 1913, Mr. Hummel was
employed by TheJeffersonian as book
keeper and advertising manager. He
has made a study of advertising and
has become an expert along that line.
He writes the ads. for many of the
big Louisville firms that are patrons
of this paper, and by his pleasing
and close attention to
business has made many friends for
The Jeffersonian, as .veil as for himself.
On October 12, 1914, Mr. Hummel
was married to Miss Anna C. Weibel,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. B.
Weibel, of Louisville. They are the
proud possessors of a fine son, William Weibel Hummel, aged 4 months.
Mr. Hummel takes an active interest In the welfare of the community. He is an officer in the Jeffersontown Methodist church, and Epworth
League; teacher in the
and is very active in religious
work. He is a member of the Masonic, Odd Fellows, Junior Order and
M. W. of A. fraternal orders.
P. K. MILLER.
The Insurance Man
Of .Lnii'own, is one of our best
citizens. He came to us from Bullitt
county about eighteen years ago and
is-- a son of Mr. H. T. Miller, a promHis
inent farmer of that county.
mother Was Miss Melissa Knadler,
of JefWpson county.
On December 23rd, 1897, Mr. Miller was married to Miss Anna B.
Winand, daughter of Mr. John A.
Winanoof this county. Mrs. Miller
died of typhoid fever October 16,
19U9, leaving two children, Maud E.,
now 15 years of age, and Lawrence
Mr. Miller was educated at Southern Normal School, of Bowling Green,
Ky. and later took a business course
at Bryant & Stratton Business College.
fclhe honor of representing
The Home Insurance Co., of New
York, which is the largest fire insurance company in the world and he
devotes jis entire time to this
line flisiiiess, writing insurance
against loss by fire, lightning and tornado. Also writes insurance on live
stock against death by any cause.
Mr. Miller has built up a large fire
insurance business. He has the Cumberland telephone and an automobile
and ix'n'Kf prompt service to putrons
all over the county.
Mr. Miller is a courteous gentleman anihas many friends over Jefferson anr adjoining counties. He is
a member of the Christian church
and also belongs to the Masonic or
der of Jeffersontown.
The above likeness is that of Mr.
who came to us last
year from Louisville, where for many
years he was with Belknap Hardware
He brought with him a first-clas- s
hardware store, something Jeffersontown had long been in need of.
The style of the firm is E. G.Hewitt
Hdw. Co, and they carry a full line
of hardware, stoves, farming implements, glass, paints, oils, etc. Their
terms are strictly "cash."
Mr. Hewitt was born in Louisville
December 27, 1882, and is a son of
J. C. and bargh Gilmore Hewitt. He
was married to Miss Elizabeth Evans,
E. G. Hewitt,
of Bardstown, in l'J03, and they have
two boys, Gilmore and Alton.
Mr. Hewitt is a member of the
Baptist church and president of the
B. Y. P. U.
Their telephone Is 41-will be glad to hear from you ov
Jeffersontown gladly welcomes the
GEO. A. HOKE.
The subject of this sketch belongs
to one of the oldest and best families
of Jefferson county, being a son of
J. A. and Frances Snider Hoke, lie
was born September 7, 18(55, in Jeffersontown and has lived his entire
life among the scenes of his childhood.
On Dec. 25, 1891), he was married
to Miss Katie Brintlinger, of Louisville. He is n member of the Jeffersontown M. E, church, and by occupation a paper hanger and decorator,
who has every reason to be proud of
He is well known in this vicinity
by a ljng list of well pleased
tomers. His telephone is No. 15-J.
WM. F. SCHINDLER.
Above is shown a likeness of Mr.
Wm. P, Schindler, our village blacksmith, who came to us a few years
ago from Middletown. He was born
near Anchorage, Ky., June 14, 1884,
and is a son of Jacob P. and Mary
On December 20, 190G, he was married to Miss Ell Downey, of Middletown, Ky. Mr. aj,d Mrs. Schindler
have three bright little girls, Emma
Louise, Mary Elizabeth and Ruth.
Mr. Schindler carries a full line of
mowing machine repairs, puts on rubber tires, is a fine workman, and
especially competant in the art of
shoeing horses and is therefore building up a nice trade at Jeffersontown.
Mr. and Mrs. Schindler and children are just the kind of folks we
like to have locate with us. Jeffersontown will gladly welcome all such
J. R. NUTTER.
everyone in this community
knows "Hud" Nutter, for every day
in the year he wears the same smiling
face, and, therefore, has many friends.
He was born May 27, 1874, in Jefferson county, Ky., and is a son of
David R. and Melissa Hawes Nutter.
On October UO, 1805, he was married to Miss Bertha Shroat, and to
this happy union three children have
been born, Julius Irvin, Pearl Hazel
and Bartlett Edward.
He is an ardent member of the
church, a staunch Democrat,
Chaplain of the Odd Fellows Lodge
of Jeffersontown, Councilor of the
Junior Order. By occupation he is
a roller engineer of long experience,
skilled in the art of modern road construction and has put the (inishing
touches on many of our finest boulevards. He delights in making the
way smooth for others, wherein we
ind a moral.
Suburb of Beautiful
Mr. Blankenbaker was born August
and is a son of the late Cuth- -
bert Blankenbaker, known through
Jefferson and adjoining counties as
a professional in the art of growing
His mother, who is quite active for
one of her age, prior to her marriage,
was Miss Mary Bringman.
On August 1, 1900, Mr. Blankenbaker was married to Miss Lula
Moreland, of Trimble county, Ky.,
who enjoys an active interest in her
Thirteen years ago Mr. and Mrs.
Blankenbaker embarked in the growth
of flowers and plants, beginning in a
small greenhouse 14x30.
courtesy and close application to business they have enlarged their holdings until they now have five modern-l- y
equipped greenhouses, each being
110 feet in length.
wedding and floral designs, bedding
plants, etc., giving prompt and personal attention to all orders, whether
received at their office, by mail or
over Cumb. Phone 83, Jeffersontown.
In fraternal circles Mr. Riley en
joys the confidence of all brothers, if
we may judge by the fact that he is
treasurer of the I. O. O. F. as also of
the Junior Order at Jeffersontown.
He is also a Woodman and a member
of the Rebekahs, treasurer of the
Town Board, and a conservative, but
successful merchant, who believes in
Jefferson Academy, now the Mittler
Mr. Goose was educated in the public schools and also the Forest Home
Military School, now the Kentucky
Military Institute, near Lyndon. He
is an elder in the Jeffersontown Presbyterian church; president of the Second District Sunday School Association of Jefferson county, and takes
an active interest in church affairs.
Mr. Goose has been a farmer all
of his life. His wife before her mar- riage was Miss Levia A. Jones. Mr.
Goose is public spirited, liberal and
charitable, being a contributor to the
new school in Jeffersontown and other
worthy causes. He is a stockholder
and was one of the organizers of the
Jefferson County Bank; first secre
tary of the Jeffersontown Commercial
Club, and is a member of the MidE. E. GOOSE.
dletown Growers Association.
Everett Goose was born
In politics Mr. Goose is a Republi
January 22, 1800, in Jefferson county, !can and has done much for the wel- Ky., in the Tucker Station neighbor- fare of his party, having served on
many important committees in his
hood, a few miles east of Jeffersonparty. He was U. S. census enumertown, and has lived in the same com- ator in 1900, and was postmaster at
munity nearly all of his life. He is a Tucker's Station for many years. He
son of the late Preston W. Goose and was the first rural free delivery carElizabeth Hummel Goose, his father rier on Route 14 out of Jeffersontown.
Mr. Goose is one of our most well- being one of the pioneer citizens of
citizens; has made a success in
this community, progressive and onejlife) and ,lumbers his friends by the
of the largest stockholders in the old ; hundreds.
DR. JOHN R. SHACKLETTE.
S. H. BLANKENBAKER.
Mr. and Mrs. Riley have a nice
stock of dry goods, shoes, notions.
etc., and best of all they have manv It
f.wtt.f,,! ,,,,of m..,. ,.,!, U.... II .11 !HU
ihiuii ui v hdvvihvi o WI1U ll.lt
to appreciate the Riley store.
Mr. Riley keeps a phone for the
benefit of his friends and customers,
the number of which is Cumberland
Kentucky Press Association since 191 1.
Active in the affairs of his community. Former president of the Jeffersontown Commercial Club, and while
serving in this capacity was one of
the first to help raise a fund of
$16;000 necessary for the building of
school. Mara modern and
ried September 3, 1908, to Viola Buchanan Howell. Two children, William
Chauncey and Korean Travis Alcockj
Methodist; Superil tendent Sund
School; Scout Maef, Boy Scout
America, Jeffersontown Troop
member. Masonic lodge and
lows. Address: Jeffersontov
BEAUTIFUL SUBURB OF JEFFERSONTOWN.
THOMAS B. RILEY.
The subject of this sketch was born
in Spencer county December 30, 1869,
and is a son of J, C. and Mary Cook
Riley. He was married to Miss Elera
Shake October 25, 1900.
Mr. Riley is a quiet, unassuming
gentleman, a good business man and
takes an active interest in church and
lodge work. He is a deacon in the
Jeffersontown Baptist church and also
John Curtis Alcock was born January 21, 1881, on a farm near
Son of the late Jchn L. and
graded schools of Glasgow, Ky. Started
out in a printing office and after filling various positions, bought half
interest in the Kentucky Standard,
Bardstown, Ky., where he remained
Later moved to
five or six years.
feffersontown, Ky., and established
The Jeffersonian (the only country
newspaper in Jefferson County), of
which paper he is the editor and owner. Secretary and treasurer of the
:me::SCENE IN JEFFE RSON HEIGHTS
The subject of this sketch is a member of our town board and takes an
active interest in everything for the
vicinity. Hence it is only proper that
he should be represented
He was born June 8, 1888, in Meade
county, Ky., and is a son of Mr. and
Mrs, K. S. Shacklette. He is a graduate of University of Louisville, Class
He was married to Miss
Jeanette Simpson, of Madison, Ind.,
June 20, 1910.
Mr. and Mrs. Shacklette have one
child, Lucille Jeanette, eight months
old, of whom they are justly proud.
He is a member of the Jeffersontown Baptist church and takes an
active interest in all affairs pertaining
to the uplift of the church. Dr.
Shacklette is a gentleman of pleasing personality, progressive in spirit,
and by reason of his affable manner
has made many friends in Jefferson
Dr. Shacklette located in Jeffersontown in 1912 and enjoys an extensive
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