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* John Callahan
  b. abt 1702 Dublin, Ireland, d. 1820 Hagerstown MD buried Grove Hill Cem
     Father Irish, mother English. Immigrated 1772. Said to have served in
     Rev. War under George Washington. 1796 moved to Brownsville PA; 1804 to
     Columbiana (now Mahoning) Co OH. Reported b. date may be wrong. Grove
     Hill Cem located on northeast corner of Beaver Creek Rd and Garfield Rd
     extension on Blue Mountain, Section 28, Green Twp. William Moore owned
     the land in 1874, the cem is also known as Callahan private Cem, and
     Moore's cem on the Coy farm
  m. Eleanor _ abt 1768 Hagerstown
     b. Scotland?, d. at age 96, buried Grove Hill Cem
  *  Jeremiah Callahan
     b. Oct 16 1768 Hagerstown MD
     d. Mar 2 1865 Greenford OH buried old cem, Greenford
        The old cem, Greenford, is the Swedenborgian Church Cem, located at
        the intersection of State Route 165 and Beaver Creek Rd, 1/2 mile
        west of Greenford OH. It adjoines the Disciple Church Cem.
     m. Dinah Macklefish in Hagerstown, buried Grove Hill Cem
     *  Elias Callahan b. 1789 Hagerstown MD
        m. Dinah Bailey d. MI
        *  Jacob Callahan b. abt 1825 Mahoning Co OH
           m. Edith B _ b. 1828
           *  Madison Callahan b. abt 1850 Mahoning Co OH
           *  Mary J Callahan b. Jun 1850 Mahoning Co OH
           *  Eva H Callahan b. 1853 Mahoning Co OH
           *  Lyman Callahan b. 1857 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Samuel Callahan d. MI
        *  Ann Callahan d. MI
        *  Joshua Callahan b. abt 1835 Mahoning Co OH, d. MI
        *  Susan Callahan d. MI
        *  Elizabeth Callahan d. MI
        *  Angeline Callahan b. abt 1836 d. MI
     *  Jesse Callahan b. 1791 Hagerstown MD, d. Seneca Co OH
        m. Ann Carter in OH, d. probably Senecca Co OH
        *  children
     *  Joseph Callahan b. 1793 Hagerstown MD
        m. Elizabeth Callahan Sep 4 1821 Columbiana Co OH
           b. abt 1801 Greenford OH
           d. 1885 Greenford buried old cem, Greenford
        *  Albert Callahan b. abt 1830
           m. Mary Neungessner
           *  Sarah Margaret Callahan b. May 20 1861 Gettysburg OH
           *  Martha Lucretia Callahan b. Apr 13 1875
        *  Serenah Callahan b. abt 1832
        *  Jeremiah Callahan b. abt 1834
        *  Nancy Callahan b. abt 1836
        *  Mary Callahan b. abt 1838
        *  Sarah Jane Callahan b. abt 1840
        *  Maria Callahan b. abt 1842
        *  Susan Callahan
        *  Iva Callahan b. abt 1844
        *  Dianna Callahan
        *  Malon Callahan
     *  William Callahan
        m. Elizabeth Cook Sep 16 1823 Columbiana Co OH
     *  Elijah Callahan
        b. abt 1802 Brownsville PA
        d. abt 1874 Greenford OH buried old cem, Greenford
        m. Mary Robbins Oct 23 1828 Columbiana Co OH
           b. abt 1810 d. bef 1842 buried old cem, Greenford
        *  Julian Callahan b. abt 1830 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Mary Callahan b. abt 1832 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Edward Callahan b. 1835 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Almira Callahan b. abt 1840 Mahoning Co OH
        2nd wife of Elijah Callahan:
        m. Mary Way, buried old cem, Greenford OH
        *  Ely Callahan b. abt 1843 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Hiram Callahan b. 1844 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Lavina Callahan b. Sep 6 1845 Green Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Ellen Callahan b. abt 1849 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Benjamin F Callahan b. abt 1851 Mahoning Co OH
     *  Mary Callahan b. abt 1809 d. Aug 8 1868 Greenford OH
        m. Osborn Cook Oct 17 1822 Columbiana Co OH
           b. 1808 NJ, d. Aug 8 1868 Greenford
        *  Albert Cook b. abt 1824
           m. Emeline _ b. abt 1827
           *  Curtis Cook b. abt 1855
           *  Osborn Cook b. abt 1857
           *  Celeste Cook b. abt 1859
           *  Lucinda Cook b. abt 1860
        *  Rebeckah Cook
        *  Jeremiah Cook
        *  John Cook b. abt 1826
           m. Harriet _ b. abt 1830
           *  Alice Cook b. abt 1859
        *  Jane Cook b. abt 1832
        *  Cosiah Cook b. abt 1834
        *  Mary Cook b. abt 1835
        *  Lavern Cook b. abt 1839
        *  Andrew Cook b. abt 1841
        *  Curtis Cook b. abt 1842
        *  Seth Cook b. abt 1845
        *  Sarah Cook b. abt 1848
        *  Helen Cook b. abt 1852
  *  Jesse Callahan
     b. Aug 6 1770 Hagerstown MD
     d. Apr 17 1845 Greenford OH buried old cem, Greenford
     m. Susan Stewart abt 1788 Mahoning Co OH
        b. Feb 17 1768 d. Jul 28 1844 Greenford buried old cem, Greenford
     *  Jesse Callahan
        b. abt 1789 Hagerstown MD
        d. 1857 buried Trinity Lutheran Cem, Washingtonville OH
        m. Catherine Saints abt 1826 Mahoning Co OH
           b. abt 1805 PA, d. 1871 Washingtonville OH
           buried Trinity Lutheran Cem, Washingtonville
        *  Simon Callahan b. abt 1814 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Lena Callahan b. abt 1818 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Josiah Callahan b. abt 1820 Mahoning Co OH
        *  David Callahan b. abt 1822 Mahoning Co OH
        *  John Callahan b. abt 1824 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Eliza Jane Callahan b. abt 1827 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Christian L Callahan b. abt 1829 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Susanna Callahan b. abt 1835 Mahoning Co OH
     *  James Callahan b. 1790 Hagerstown MD, d. 1845
           buried Trinity Lutheran Cem, Greenford OH
        m. Catherine Baker abt 1813 Mahoning Co OH
           d. at age 73 buried Trinity Lutheran Cem, Greenford
        *  Christena Callahan b. abt 1814 Mahoning Co OH
        *  John Callahan b. abt 1816 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Lucy Ann Callahan b. abt 1817 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Isiah Callahan b. abt 1820 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Mary Callahan b. abt 1824 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Lewis Callahan b. abt 1825 Mahoning Co OH
           m. Catherine _ b. abt 1826
           *  Clamora Callahan b. 1850
        *  Mandy Callahan b. abt 1826 Mahoning Co OH
     *  Thomas Callahan
        b. Jan 12 1795 Mahoning Co OH, d. Jan 7 1883 Washingtonville OH
           buried Robbins Methodist Cem, Wasahingtonville
        m. Catherine Zimmerman Jan 5 1817 Columbiana Co OH
           b. 1789 d. 1864 Washingtonville
           buried Trinity Lutheran Cem, Washingtonville
        *  no children
        2nd wife of Thomas Callahan:
        m. Ann Dixon Taylor in OH
        *  Thomas Stewart Callahan b. abt 1832 Greenford OH
     *  Barbara Callahan
        b. Apr 11 1797 Brownsville, Fayette Co PA, d. 1857 IN
           Moved to IN in 1855
        m. Daniel Coy Sep 16 1819 Greenford OH
           b. abt 1798 Greenville, Mercer Co PA
           d. abt 1868 Mt Pleasant Twp, Fulton Co PA
        Descendants of Barbara Callahan and Daniel Coy
     *  Elizabeth Callahan b. abt 1801 Greenford OH, d. 1885 Greenford
           buried old cem, Greenford OH
        m. Joseph Callahan Sep 4 1821 Columbiana Co OH
           b. 1793 Hagerstown MD
        Descendants of Elizabeth Callahan and Joseph Callahan
     *  William Callahan b. abt 1804 Mahoning Co OH, d. 1882 Wabash Co IN
           William and wife Nancy died the same week in 1882
        m. Nancy Coy Oct 14 1819 Columbiana Co OH
           b. abt 1804 d. 1882 Wabash Co
        *  Margaret Callahan
        *  Susanna Callahan b. abt 1824
        *  Hetty Callahan b. abt 1827 Wabash Co IN
        *  Hannah Callahan b. abt 1828
        *  Mary Callahan b. abt 1833 Wabash Co IN
        *  Henry Callahan b. abt 1835 Wabash Co IN
        *  Jesse Callahan b. abt 1837 Wabash Co IN
        *  Rebecca Callahan b. abt 1838
        *  Benjamin Callahan b. abt 1839
        *  Minerva Callahan b. abt 1841 Wabash Co IN
     *  Sarah Callahan
        b. Mar 17 1809 Mahoning Co OH, d. Nov 24 1851 Mahoning Co
           buried Robbins Methodist Cem, Washingtonville OH
        m. John Robbins abt 1813 Mahoning Co OH
           b. Mar 24 1803 NY, d. Dec 16 1859 Mahoning Co
           buried Robbins Methodist Cem, Washingtonville
        *  Rebecca Robbins b. abt 1814 Mahoning Co OH
        *  John Robbins b. abt 1824 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Catherine Robbins b. abt 1826
        *  Charlotte Robbins b. abt 1828 Mahoning Co OH
           m. Henry Schray in OH, b. abt 1823 OH
           *  William Henry Schray b. Jun 30 1856
        *  Jesse Robbins b. Apr 6 1829 Mahoning Co OH, d. Sep 28 1851 OH
        *  Susan Robbins b. abt 1833 Washingtonville OH, d. abt 1903
        *  Elizabeth Robbins b. abt 1844 Mahoning Co OH
     *  Susan Callahan b. abt 1810 Mahoning Co OH, d. abt 1834 Greenford OH
           buried Disciple Church Cem, Greenford, at intersection of State
           Route 165 and Beaver Creek Road, 1/2 mile west of Greenford
        m. Bazabeel Beans b. 1806
        *  Mary Jane Beans
        *  James M Beans b. 1832
        *  Amelia Ann Beans b. 1836
        *  Margaret Beans b. 1840
        *  Idilia Beans b. 1843
     *  Jeremiah Callahan
        b. Feb 2 1811 Green Twp, Mahoning Co OH, d. Apr 2 1847 OH
           buried old cem, Greenford OH
        m. Susan Kaler abt 1831 Greenford OH
           [d/o George Kaler and Catharine Kaler. Other children: George
           Kaler Jr b. abt 1825, Melissa A Kaler b. abt 1831]
        *  Elisha Callahan b. abt 1834 Greenford OH
        *  Jonas F Callahan b. 1836 Greenford OH
        *  Absalom J Callahan b. abt 1836 Greenford OH
        *  Lucinda M Callahan b. 1841 Greenford OH
        *  Andrew V Callahan b. 1843 Greenford OH
  *  William Callahan
     b. Mar 5 1772 Hagerstown MD, d. Oct 14 1842 Washingtonville OH
        buried Grove Hill Cem
        William, his brother James (and a brother-in-law, Elias Adgate)
        emigrated to Green Twp OH in 1804 from Redstone PA. 1812 William
        given title to his land at Section 26 of the township. His two
        other brothers also settled in the township. Has a War of 1812
        Vetern's marker on grave, and Veteran's burial records at
        Youngstown OH courthouse show him as serving in war of 1812
     m. Elizabeth Perry b. Apr 14 1774 d. Jul 21 1852 Washingtonville OH
        buried Grove Hill Cem
           Inherited land, and slaves which were soon freed
     *  John Callahan
        b. 1798 Brownsville PA, d. 1805 Greenford OH
        buried Grove Hill Cem, Greenford
     *  Hannah Callahan b. 1800 Brownsville PA, d. at age 75 in IL buried IL
           1870 moved to IL
     *  Elias Callahan
        b. 1806 Washingtonville OH, d. 1884 Greenford OH
           buried Trinity Lutheran Cem, Greenford
        m. Sarah Gorby Mar 25 1841 Columbiana Co OH
           b. 1814 d. 1863 Greenford buried Trinity Lutheran Cem, Greenford
        *  Daniel Callahan b. 1841 Green Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Allan Callahan b. 1845 Green Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Walter Callahan b. 1848 Green Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Bunion Callahan b. 1852 Green Twp, Mahoning Co OH
     *  Rachael Callahan
        b. 1807 Washingtonville OH, d. 1895 Austin Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        m. Joseph Turner b. 1801 NY, d. Austin Twp
        *  Elizabeth Turner b. 1834 Austin Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Hannah Turner b. 1836 Austin Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Harriet Turner b. 1837 Austin Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  William Turner b. 1839 Austin Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  John Turner b. 1842 Austin Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Joseph Turner b. 1847 Austin Twp, Mahoning Co OH
     *  Nathan Callahan
        b. Sep 11 1810 Washingtonville OH, d. Mar 5 1860 Greenford OH
           buried Trinity Lutheran Cem, Greenford
        m. Mary Ann Taylor
           b. 1822 d. 1884 Greenford buried Trinity Lutheran Cem, Greenford
           Manager of Farm
        *  Enoch Callahan b. 1846 Green Twp Mahoning Co OH
        *  Hiram Callahan b. 1850 Green Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Barbara Ann Callahan b. 1852 Green Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Clark Callahan b. 1855 Green Twp, Mahoning Co OH
        *  Morrison Callahan b. 1857
     *  Elizabeth Callahan b. 1812 Washingtonville OH, d. 1885 IL buried IL
           1864 moved to IL
        m. Benjamin Gee d. IL
        *  no children
     *  Matilda Callahan b. 1813 Washingtonville OH, d. IL buried IL
           1865 moved to IL
        m. _ Chatman
        *  Elizabeth Chatman
        *  Hannah Chatman
     *  Nancy Callahan b. 1815 Washingtonville OH
        m. Isaac Brookhart
        *  Elizabeth Brookhart
        *  William Brookhart
        *  Franklyn Brookhart
        *  John Newton Brookhart
        *  Newton Callahan
        *  Charles Brookhart
        *  Jane Brookhart
     *  Mariah Callahan
        b. 1817 Washingtonville OH, d. 1859 buried old cem, Greenford OH
        m. Benjamin Gee b. 1817
        *  Mary Gee b. abt 1839
        *  Benjamin H Gee b. abt 1840
        *  Harvey Gee
        *  Elliot Gee b. abt 1844
     *  Kissiah Callahan b. 1820 Washingtonville OH, d. 1885 IN buried IN
           1865 moved to IN
        m. Hiram Taylor
        *  Mary Taylor
        *  Enoch Taylor
        *  William Taylor
  *  James Callahan
     b. 1774 Hagerstown MD, d. 1852 Mahoning Co OH buried Grove Hill Cem
     m. Sarah Applebee/Appleboe
        b. 1771 d. 1823 Mahoning Co buried Grove Hill Cem
     *  Thomas Callahan b. 1799 d. OH
           Made his home 4 1/2 miles north-east of Salem OH
        m. Mary Ann Malay b. 1807 d. 1869
        *  George W Callahan b. abt 1823 OH
        *  Martha F Callahan b. 1828
        *  Elizabeth Ann Callahan b. 1829 OH
        *  Phillip J Callahan b. 1831 OH
        *  Columbus B Callahan b. 1833 OH
        *  Sebastian C Callahan b. 1835 OH
        *  Americus V Callahan b. 1837 OH
        *  Jefferson T Callahan b. 1838 OH
        *  Judson B Callahan b. 1844 OH
     *  Nathan Callahan
        b. Jan 1 1801 Brownsville PA, d. Nov 19 1870 Greenford OH
           buried old cem, Greenford
        m. Catherine Perkey Apr 22 1822 Columbiana Co OH
           b. Aug 19 1801 d. Nov 23 1878 Greenford buried old cem, Greenford
        *  Nathan P Callahan b. abt 1821 Mahoning Co OH
              Justice of the Peace
           m. Mary Sook Oct 20 1844 Columbiana Co OH, b. abt 1825
           *  Aaron Callahan b. abt 1846
           *  Delorma Callahan b. abt 1847
           *  William H Callahan b. abt 1849
           *  Guddock May Callahan b. abt 1850
           *  Margaret J Callahan b. abt 1855
        *  Harriet Callahan b. abt 1823 Mahoning Co OH
        *  George W Callahan b. abt 1823 Mahoning Co OH, d. while in the Army
        *  Martha Callahan b. abt 1824 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Lucinda Callahan b. abt 1828 Mahoning Co OH
           m. _ Harris
           *  Charles Harris
        *  Charles F Callahan b. abt 1829 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Jackson Callahan b. abt 1833 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Sarah Callahan b. abt 1834 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Mathias C Callahan b. abt 1836 Mahoning Co OH
        *  John W Callahan b. abt 1842 Mahoning Co OH, d. Aug 17 1847
     *  Joseph Callahan
        b. abt 1802 Brownsville PA, d. at age 71 in IN, never married
           buried IN
           1868 moved to IN
     *  James L Callahan b. 1804 Washingtonville OH, d. Salem OH
        m. Catherine Miller b. abt 1815 Mahoning Co OH, d. Salem OH
        *  Martha Ann Callahan b. abt 1839 Mahoning Co OH
           m. - -
           *  Callie Callahan
           *  Ollie Callahan
        *  Rebecca Callahan b. abt 1841 Mahoning Co OH
           m. Ben (Cal?) Bowman
        *  Elizabeth Callahan b. abt 1843 Mahoning Co OH
        *  James Bertram Callahan
           b. Jun 6 1844 Salem OH, d. Sep 6 1908 Coshocton OH
              buried Coshocton OH
           m. Annie Child May 23 1890 New Lisbon OH at the home of M J Child
              b. Sep 6 1860 New Lisbon, d. 1959 Sterling OH
           *  Janet Gertrude Callahan
              b. Feb 28 1892 Columbiana OH
              d. Nov 17 1978 Barberton OH buried Stow OH
              m. Harvey John Lucas Sr
                 b. Jan 18 1890 Cleveland OH, d. 1954 Barberton OH
              Descendants of Janet Callahan and Harvey John Lucas Sr
              2nd husband of Janet Gertrude Callahan:
              m. Mr Bassett
              3rd husband of Janet Gertrude Callahan:
              m. Clarke Clover Ritchie b. Aug 14 1900
           *  Alberta Rebecca Callahan
              b. Jan 18 1894 Columbiana OH
              d. 1982 Barberton OH buried Coshocton OH, never married
        *  Lavinia Callahan b. abt 1847 Mahoning Co OH
           m. John Baker of Salem OH
        *  Loretta Callahan b. abt 1849 Mahoning Co OH
        *  Mary Jane Callahan b. abt 1852 Mahoning Co OH
     *  Sarah Callahan b. 1809 Washingtonville OH, d, 1849 Sandusky OH
        m. Thomas Giddings
        *  Martha Giddings
        *  William Giddings
        *  Matilda Giddings
        *  Jefferson Giddings
        *  George Giddings
        *  Lydia Giddings
  *  Nancy Callahan
     b. 1790 Hagerstown MD, d. 1875 Stark Co OH buried Stark Co
     m. James Grimes in OH
     *  Reuben Grimes
     *  Sarah Grimes
     *  John Grimes
     *  Joseph Grimes
     *  Nancy Grimes
     *  James Grimes


Contributor: Daryl Lytton
Email: dlytton@primenet.com
Sources: Family Bible, research, oral family history, census and cemetery
         data, Green Twp OH Historical Society, Ohio Genealogical Society,
         "Genealogy of the Callahan Family" by Andrew Callahan 1893

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