John Frank Kirtley, son of Esther Elizabeth Smith, born November 29, 1859; died September 30, 1938, Island, Kentucky.
He married, first, Georgie Allen. Their children were:
Gertie Kirtley; married Henry Poteat; in 1959 lived at 132 South Green Street, Henderson, Kentucky.
Ruth Kirtley; married James Igleheart; in 1959 lived at 124 South Main Street, Henderson, Kentucky.
John Frank Kirtley was married a second time, to Ann Allen. Only one child is known:
Nellie Kirtley born October 7, 1901; married Altha Markwell. In 1959 lived at 718 Meadowbrook, Detroit, Michigan.