Direct Descendant of John Stout of Nottinghamshire, England. Son of Ephriam & joicey Reid Buckley Stout.
Captain in the Union Army, Co. E., 9th Ky. Infantry. Awarded a Medal of Honor for Shiloh.
Later appointed by the Gov. as head of the Militia in Barren co. Ky.
A photo of John James 'Buck' Pursley taken in 1917 in Kentucky.
The family of John James "Buck" Pursley and Jane (Slaughter) Pursley of Barren County Kentucky, in 1917
In this picture: Jane K. Slaughter Pursley, Elmer Garland Pursley, John James "Buck" Pursley, Herman Pursley, Herbert Pursley, Mattie Mora Stringfield Pursley, Gladys Pauline Pursley, Joshua Sherman Pursley, and Captain Samuel Carter Stout.
Ann M. (Pursley) Wood, the daughter of John James 'Jackie' Pursley and Mary 'Polly' Nichols. This photo was taken in 1880.