Howard County, Missouri Queries
July - December 2003
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LOBBIN family may have been in Roanoke, Howard County, dates uncertain but probably prior to
1920 and then after 1925. Ollie, Ray or "Jack" LOBBIN was in Alva (Woods) OK in 1920. Married Mary Elizabeth HOBBS about 1921, had one
daughter, divorced about 1924. Worked for Link Belt Company in Kansas City, also Frisco railroad. May have served in military. No other
--Tue Dec 30 19:09:36 2003
I have come to a big halt in my search for my CAMPBELL's in MO. Are there any descendants of Mark
CAMPBELL, or his sisters in Howard Co. Their father was Thomas L. CAMPBELL coming to Howard Co ca civil war with his family and his sister (Mary
Syphronia (Fronie). Mark went west to work on rail road but returned. His sister Isabel married Lee WIRT. The FEATHERSTON/E(Mark's Aunt) were
intertwined with the CAMPBELL's and the ROBBS. If anyone could give me one little clue I would appreciate it so. I am back to John CAMPBELL
1768 in NC would be glad to share. Charlotte Houseman
--Sun Dec 21 12:19:21 2003
John PERSINGER died in 1822 in Howard County Mo. His wife's name is Rachel. Does anyone have a place of
burial for him?
--Sat Dec 13 18:01:59 2003
I recently learned that my aunt and uncle (Pearl COOPER and Roy COON) were married in Fayette, Howard Co.
MO in 1912. Are there old marriage record for the county that might verify for me the exact date of that marriage? Pearl was the daughter of
Thomas Jefferson COOPER and Anna CHERRINGTON and Roy the son of Frank F. COON and Lucy MAXWELL. Thanks Joy
--Sun Dec 7 20:14:35 2003
I'm starting to research the PERSINGER family line in Howard County and would like to find the
place of burial for John PERSINGER who died there in 1822. His wife was Rachel and I don't know if she is buried there with him or not.
--Mon Nov 24 18:03:12 2003
Am looking for information on the family of the James Alcorn who had a daughter Jane B. ALCORN, born 1803 KY & died on the homestead in Cooper County, MO. Jane
married William SLOAN. James apparently came to the Territory of MO with his parents. He was a Rep. for the State of MO in 1820 (Howard County) &
was 1 of the 3 who selected the MO State Seal.
--Thu Nov 13 11:49:54 2003
Looking for the names of parents for Richard D. ALLEN, born 1/25/1862. Died 4/29/1945 in Cooper
cty. Married to Katherine A. CALVERT
--Fri Nov 7 07:59:45 2003
Looking for gravesites of John, Elizabeth, & Jane MURPHY buried in the 70s Elizabeth may be earlier They
lived in Howard, Saline and the rest of their lives in Carroll Co. CO MO. Thanks in advance Laverna MURPHY SMITH
--Mon Oct 20 09:38:47 2003
M.L. WHITE, widow born ABT 1838 Missouri. Children born in Missouri: Am? ABT 1856, grandfather William Thomas Dec. 26, 1836, Simon ABT 1865- 1870 Glasgow City, Howard Co. census. William WHITE married Fannie OREAR October 5th, 1883 in Glasgow,
Howard Co. Mo. Need information on M. L. WHITE husband & parents.
--Thu Oct 16 13:38:32
Trying to find a TYREE cemetary in Howard county, Mo.
Dixie Dickinson Tyree
--Wed Oct 1 14:19:03 2003
Seeking information on Hannah Elizabeth HAYMES, m. in Howard Co to John Calvin MAGRUDER on 30 Jan 1901. They are buried in the Old Log Chapel Cem on Rt H. They had 2
c: David Thomas, also buried there; and Ella Mae (Mrs. J. T. Bowen) buried in the Higbee Cemetery. I am seeking the names of
Hannah/Elizabeth's parents and any other available info.
--Fri Sep 19 12:04:15 2003
I am seeking information about my ggggg-grandparents, David WHITE and Sarah (NEWBROUGH) White. I would love to know where they are buried, and if
there were other children besides their daughter, also named Sarah (who married John Slightom). There is a David White listed on this website as
a veteran of the war of 1812, but I'm not sure if this is the name David. Joshua Newbrough of Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, was a brother
to Sarah, wife of David White of Howard County, Missouri as proved by land record dated Aug. 23, 1828. and his will probated November 1, 1847:
Land record, Aug. 1828, "Be it known that I have gave unto Sarah White, my sister the SE quarter of section 23 in Range 15 & township 49 & also
the SW quarter of section 13 in the same Range and Twp. To be her use and her husband, David White during their natural lives and afterwards to be
equally divided between Sarah Whites Children."
Land record dated Jan. 26, 1833
"Know all men by these present that I Joshua Newbraugh of the county of Frederick and State of Va. For and in consideration of the love and
affection I ? To John Slightom of the county of Howard and State of Missouri ? Give and granted and by those present do give grant and
confirm unto him the said John Slightom and his heirs forever, 80 acres of land, Situate lying and being in the county of Howard, West half of
the SW section of #13 in township of #49 of Range #15," This should put John SLIGHTOM's land about a mile north of David and
Sarah White property in South Moniteau Township in Howard County. I would appreciate any and all help with this, and will be happy to share
information. Thank you.
Cindi Slightom Grim
--Mon Sep 15 13:10:56 2003
Looking for information on Peter DAVIS. Peter Davis, b. Sept. 18, 1832, Garrard Co. KY, d. Jul. 9, 1894, Glasgow, Howard County, MO. Married
(probably second wife), July 17, 1865 to Sarah Elizabeth GALLEMORE, b. Feb. 26, 1842, d. Oct. 1, 1937, Boonsboro, Howard County, MO. Children:
Allison Davis + Mary Olive Miller; Virgil Davis; Luman Davis; Ethel Davis + Snoddy; Joseph Davis + 1st Sudie Hannon, 2nd Susie Pauline Cantrell;
Maud Davis + Thomas V. Vines; Jonathan Davis + Mary May Estill; Sterling Davis + Julia K.; Sadie E. Davis; James Davis; Mary E. Davis; George
Mason Davis, May have married 1st, Ann E. Gay, children Matty. John Overfelt, Centralia, MO email@example.com
--Sat Sep 13 14:19:59 2003
My maternal grandfather was Herbert Buschmeyer. His farm was just over the Boonesville bridge in Franklin. The farm was the site of the original
town of Franklin, MO where the Santa Fe Trail started. When he died in his early forties, the farm was inherited by his brother.
His wife, my maternal grandmother, was Isabel Goodwin Buschmeyer Dunn, born Izzy Goodwin, from Booneslick, I believe. After leaving the river
bottom farm at the early death of her husband, she moved to a house on Lucky Street in Fayette.
Her daughters spent their early years on the farm and went to church at Clark's chapel and school in a one room schoolhouse nearby. My mother,
Jean Colleen Buschmeyer Riggs now lives in Pennsylvania. My aunt, Joanne Buschmeyer Slagle, lived in Versailles, MO, married to the surveyor,
Dexter Slagle and is now deceased.
One of Isabel's sisters, Mary Goodwin Rose lived in Fayette and was the first woman elected to public office in Howard County as tax collector.
She was also later known as the wife of Dr. Munn (sic?) and much later as the wife of Howard Sartin.
Some of Isabel and Mary's other siblings were Oaklin (known by Polly, married to George Meyers in Glascow, MO), Jesse, Ruby, William and
Turner is a family name from my father's side from St. Louis. Bushmeyer is an alternate spelling of the name of my grandfather.
I would appreciate any help you can give on finding out more about any of these folks.
Thank you very much; Laura Riggs
--Fri Aug 29 16:01:46 2003
I am looking for information on Mary Elizabeth Williams born in Howard County in 1837 she moved to Monroe county around 1859 with her mother and Grandmother and lived somewhere called "the old Bozart place". She was married in 1860 to David Morgan(wagonmaker in Shelbina) in Monroe County. Her death certificate lists her father as William W. Williams and only her mothers last name as "Tuttle". To date I have found no info on her parents. Mary Beth Dollar
--Wed Aug 27 10:23:19 2003
Looking for any information concerning Jonathan B. OLIVER, found living in Howard Co. on 1880 census. Married Sarah Medora GREEN, daughter of Martin M. GREEN, on December 24, 1867. Children were Nannie Mary, Robert Clifton, John H., Hattie, and Willie Asbury.
Jonathan's sisters are believed to have been: Nancy J. RICHARDSON, and Charlotte DARROW SMITH, both having lived in Howard Co. Trying to find the parents of Jonathan, Nancy and Charlotte, but any information will be appreciated. Lynn
--Wed Aug 20 15:44:07 2003
I am looking for any info on the following people who were from Howard Co. James Thomas Amick married to Berdena Louise Schowe. Horace A. Amick
married to Emma S. Chipley. Matthew W. Amick married to Sarah E. Quinley. John Fredrick Schowe married to Katie McBee. John R. McBee married to
Louisa Texana Ennis.
--Sat Aug 9 17:39:48 2003
In June of 2004 the families of Davis and Hester MEAD of Howard County are having their reunion in Percell Oklahoma. We would like
to find Julia and Thomas Keithley's family. They lived outside of Fayette. This is Julia's brothers family. His name is Thomas Benton
Meade. He was born in Howard County in 1837.Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org Bonnie
--Thu Jul 31 21:21:07 2003
I am looking for information about Ida Rogers WATKINS (HANNA) I know that she married Charles Simpson HANNA 2-6-1884 in Howard County
--Tue Jul 29 18:02:03 2003
I am looking for information om malissa elvira FISHER. She married John Browning TERRILL and they had a son Hubert Browning Terrill in Sept of 1886. In the Howard county census of 1870 I find a malissa Fisher age 4 with a father possibly J. R. Fisher. mothers name is unreadable. a brother chas and a sister mattie are listed. If anyone has any information I would really appreciate the help. Malissa is my brick wall. Thanks
Katy Terrill Sharp
--Mon Jul 28 20:31:19 2003
Am looking for information about my ggrandparents and their families. They grew up in Roanoke, Howard County, Mo. Time period: mid 1800's to early
1900's. Ggrandfather Arthur J. McCausland b.1867 d.1917 son of William H. McCausland b.1831 in Virginia d. 1894 and Ann Mary ??? b.1834 in
Missouri d. 1905. Arthur married my ggrandmother Lola (Lolie) E. Hawkinson b.1871 d. 1967. Lolie's parents were Lewis Hawkinson and Mary
F. Green. She had two brothers, Dr. W.O.awkinson and James L. Hawkinson, who were prominent in Roanoke. She had one sister, Lizzy, who married
John Waller. Arthur and Lolie had 3 children: William L. McCausland b. 1890, Arlene McCausland Thomas b.1891, and my grandfather James Cecil
McCausland b. 1894. I would appreciate any information anyone has on any of these people. Thank you very much.
Cecily McCausland Ledbetter
--Thu Jul 24 16:06:14 2003
My grandfather was with the power company in Glasgow. Married to Etta Belle Howard, they were the parents of five children at the time of his
death in an accident in the summer of 1918. He is buried in the Glasgow cemetery. Their only son died at age 3 in 1920. Etta Belle
subsequently was wed to A.R. Henry of Slater Missouri. When she died in 1943, she was buried beside Roy Blacet.
P C Johnston
--Sun, 20 Jul 17:07:20 2003
I am looking for the children of Davis and Hester MEAD. I know that Julia married Thomas KEITHLEY and that Thomas Benton Mead married RoseAnna
BARNHART, but as for Sarah Benton MEAD and Francis MEAD I'm not sure. There is a Sarah B. MEAD married to a Thomas ANDERSON in 1851
Livingston,Missouri and a Francis married to a Clara Belle RAY in Perry, Missouri. All the children were born in HOWARD COUNTY Missouri and I
think that there was a Charles MEAD. Davis and Hester died while the children were young and thay went to other families. My gggrandfather was
raised with his moms' sister Elizabeth BOZARTH-PARTON. Bonnie
--Thu Jul 10 12:37:31 2003
I am looking for information on my grandfather Harry Hague HOBSON DOB 25 DEC 1889 in Howard Co. His parents
were Jame L. HOBSON and Ann HAGUE.
--Fri Jul 4 16:57:42 2003
Am interested in finding some way to get the following probate records. I checked out the look-
ups but the dates weren't consistent with what they would look up. The information is from the wills and probate and what I need is the
JOHN H. HARRIS book 7 (1864-1877) p. 434 Bond and letters
MOSES HARRIS book 4 (1848-1857) p. 120 Bond and letters
WILLIAM HARRIS book 7 (1864-1877) p. 396 Bond and letters
If you aren't able to provide these yourselves could you steer me in the right direction to get them. I tried the rootsweb http, but could get no
results. Any help would be appreciated.
--Thu Jul 3 17:00:58 2003
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