Christian County, Illinois

Posted Queries for May thru June 2001



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MILLER posted by Chuck Miller on Tuesday, May 1, 2001

MILLER, Daniel, he was an attorney who had his office in the same building as Abraham Lincoln. Daniel had known siblings Martin and Jane.
When Daniel Miller died Abe Lincoln came to Taylorville in a buckboard to help settle the estate.
I am looking for any information about Daniel, Martin or Jane.

COOK, DARMER, JONES, ROSE, SANDERS, WIDICK posted by Jan Coy on Tuesday, May 1, 2001

I'm searching for any info on Harriet COOK married to Benedict DARMER. Some of their children were Bennett H DARMER m. Julia SANDERS, Mary Jane m Benjamin Wesley ROSE, William m. Martha ROSE, Alexander m Sarah JONES, Sarah Ellen m. Eli WIDICK. I am particularly looking for Harriet & Benedict, and Sarah & Eli, as they are my 3g and 2g grandparents. However, any info on any of the DARMER and WIDICK families is welcome, and anything I have found so far, I am willing to share. I have some of them living in Christian county around the Mt. Auburn area in the 1870's. The Widicks were in Macon county.

CONNER, MERRITT, WALKER posted by Dean Merritt on Wednesday, May 9, 2001

Seeking information on the Joseph MERRITT family and his wife Harriett WALKER MERRITT who lived in Taylorville from 1900 to 1911. They had two children Joseph MERRITT Jr. who married Francis CONNER MERRITT and Albert MERRITT. The family lived in Taylorville until 1935.

PAYNE, ROBERTSON, TETRIC posted by Brian D Foutz on Friday, May 11, 2001

Looking for information on John W PAYNE who married a Lizzie (Elizabeth ) E (Ellen) ROBERTSON in Christian County,Ill in July 1880.his father was a James PAYNE from Virginia..Lizzie's parents were a John ROBERTSON and a Carloine TETRIC (originally from Shelby County,IL) any help in this area would be very helpful.

FAUTERHAUGLE, TOLLE posted by Richard L Baker on Tuesday, May 15, 2001

Seeking information on the following members of the Samuel Harver TOLLE family all known to have been living in Christian County, Illinois in 1920. Samuel Harvey Tolle, his sons, Robert L. TOLLE, James F. TOLLE, Alvise TOLLE, and Alonzo P. TOLLE. Alvise TOLLE had a wife named Delia and a grandson named Alvise FAUTERHAUGLE who was age 4 in the 1920 census in Christian County.

CLINK, SHARP posted by Elisabeth Kauffman Humphrey on Friday, May 18, 2001

I'm looking for information on my great great grandmother, Jennie B. SHARP of Mount Auburn. Don't know her parents names but on Dec 8 1867 she married William (Billy) CLINK of Springfield. They lived in Mount Auburn until about 1873 and had three sons; Charles, b. 1869; Frank, b. 1871; and my ggrandfather, Eugene (Oscar), b. 1873. On his army pension application filed in 1908 William Clink said he and Jennie Sharp were divorced, although he did not list a year. When William moved to Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas in 1873 I don't know if Jennie and the boys went with him or stayed in Mount Auburn.

NOVAK, PETRIC posted by Debbie on Tuesday, May 22, 2001

I am looking for information on grandparents Karl PETRIC married to Valentina NOVAK. They had a child in 1917 in Christian County, Anna. They both died in the 1919 influenza epidemic. I have traced Karl back to ellis island, but can find no information on Valentina, and their daughter was only 2 years old so she has no information her mother.

COVEY, KINNETT posted by Lee J Smith on Wednesday, June 6, 2001

I am looking for biographical information on Alfred D KINNETT of Christian County who was born 15 September 1893 and on James COVEY and his wife Mary KINNETT COVEY.

BENEPE, KEELER posted by Linda L Smith on Friday, June 8, 2001

James W. KEELER died in Assumption, Christian Co., on 18 May 1874. I am wondering if anyone has a cemetery book that might have his name in it. His daughter Mary Ann married Seth BENEPE, a physician.

BURNETT, DEATS, HALEY, HOGAN, MOORE posted by Marna Deats on Wednesday, June 13, 2001

Have just received copy of marriage license between Christopher C. BURNETT to Mary E.DEATS in Christian county Illinois in November of 1883. Anyone researching those 2 names? let me know if you would like a copy. other surnames of document are MOORE, HOGAN and mother of brides maiden name may be HALEY.

COOPER, LONG posted by Estella Fern (Fleeman) Furr on Friday, June 15, 2001

Looking for info on COOPER family; Charity COOPER married to John LONG.

HEBERT, LORETH posted by Jinni Lorette Pope on Sunday, June 17, 2001

Looking for Theodore Francis HEBERT who married Mary Ann LORETH in Assumption, Christian Co. IL in 1882.

BERRY, CAGLE, NAVE posted by Ruth Gaboury on Tuesday, June 19, 2001

I am looking for information about Henry C. NAVE born 14 December 1845 and died 22December1932 in Edinburg, Christian Co. Illinois. He married Mary Jane BERRY maybe CAGLE who was born 25November1848 in Illinois and died 26July1935. They had the following children: Alice, Powera, John C., David, and Joseph.

KLOEVER, LUNDAK, SIEVERS posted by Larry Sievers on Wednesday, June 20, 2001

Joseph LUNDAK & his wife Rose KLOEVER. They are my dad's, E. Ray SIEVERS Jr., grandparents. They were probably in Pana, IL. for sure around 1910. Joseph and Rose LUNDAK had two children. One was my grandmother, Gertrude LUNDAK SIEVERS and the other was her brother John (maybe Jack) LUNDAK. Does anyone know anything about them. I don't know anything about them except their names.

CANFIELD, GRIGGS, HENDRICKS, MOLER, PURDUE, STEEL, TAYLOR posted by Ron Johnson on Sunday, June 24, 2001

I am trying to find out ancestors and descendants of my great- grandparents, John CANFIELD and Lois R MOLER. John CANFIELD married Lois Rebecca (MOLER) TAYLOR on 30 Dec 1889 in Taylorville. 2nd marriage for both. They had a son named Joseph Edgar CANFIELD (my maternal grandfather) born 9 Mar 1891 in Taylorville.) John was the son of Elisha CANFIELD and Sarah GRIGGS (spelling?). He was born abt 1860 somewhere in Illinois. John had previously been married to an unknown woman, and then later took a third wife Sarah HENDRICKS (m. 30 Sep 1894, Taylorville.) Lois was the daughter of Martin MOLER and Elvira STEEL. She was born abt 1871 in Jefferson Co., Indiana. Lois had previously been married to a man named Tracy TAYLOR (m. 11 May 1888 in Taylorville.) They had a son named Luther TAYLOR. She later took a third husband, surnamed PURDUE, by whom she had a son named Glen PURDUE.

EPLING, WEBB posted by Jeffry R Epling on Saturday, June 30, 2001

any information on Henly EPLING and his family would be appreciated. Shown to have been in Christian, Co. IL in 1850 and Shelby Co. IL in 1860. Born in Giles Co., VA in 1807, They moved from Giles Co., VA to CLark Co., KY in the mid 1840s then on to IL, Found in McClennan, TX in 1870 wife Sarah WEBB died in Coffeyville, KS in 1877 he died in Allen, Co. KS in 1888.


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