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Submit query to: Doris Jones-Harris dtorg@rapidnet.com

Please remember to keep me updated on any email address changes that you have, so that the listings are current.

Go to Brown County surname page - serves as an index for this 'Query Page'


To see early queries Go to Query Archive Page 1 - Submitted Nov 27, 1996 thru Dec 31, 1998




#060
Surnames: ROACH, JORDAN, SMITH, TAYLOR, RUSSELL, FRIEND

Submitter: Dick Russell (chiefrussell@juno.com)

Date: 3 Jan 1999

ROACH is my maternal grandmother, ANGELA - my dad was adopted by Albert &Ura RUSSELL of Arcadia in Jan 1917. Richard Eugene ROACH (RUSSELL) was born May 26, 1916 in Omaha: ANGELA ROACH was listed as birth mother and she had NO residence listed. Family members believe ANGELA ROACH to be from BROWN County? Most of my links are from Custer County; however, any information appreciated. SMITH goes to IA, WI, VA, WV; TAYLOR to IL; FRIEND to WV; JORDAN to WV, VA, IL.



#061
Surnames:HOLLOPETER TAYLOR CAVILLE CLAPPER, FRANK SMITH

Submitter: Bob Taylor (ITAYTLOR@NETO.COM)

Date:
24 Jan 1999

CYRUS SMITH DESCENDANTS ( HOLLOPETERS ) CYRUS B.1862 DIED 1930 IN AINSWORTH.MARRIED ANNA I. HOLLOPETER 1884 IN KENT, NB. CYRUS SETTLED IN NB. BY CLAPPER'S.RAN MIDVILLE P.O. FOR YEARS. CAME FROM STEUBEN, CO. N.Y. LIVED IN WASECA,MN. AS YOUTH..PARENTS WERE ZEBULON & JEANETTE CAVILLE SMITH. I CAN'T FIND SUSPECTED FAMILY CYRUS CAME TO SETTLE AROUND.



#062
Surnames: WERNER LEE

Submitter: Dawn Pohl (d_pohl@hotmail.com)

Date: 25 Jan 1999

William Frederick Werner



#063
Surnames: FRY DICKENS

Submitter: Janette Lager (DMLJLL426@aol.com)
Date: 30 Jan 1999

Would like to hear from anyone researching or who is a desc of Andrew and Barbara Dickens FRY who settled in Brown County, NE.




#064
Surnames: BRANT HERSHISER PRIEST COBLE ASHWORTH COOK SCHOOLEY MCCLINTIC WILLIAMS

Submitter: Patty Guilford (pguilfo@oreida.com)
Date: 13 Feb 1999

I am searching for any information on the Jacob James Davis family. B-06-10-1845 in Tipton, IA. D-04-04-1922, buried in Faith, SD. His wife was Martha Ellen Brant, daughter of William & Margaret Brant. Martha E. Brant died May 31, 1902. I believe Jacob remarried, but I can find no name on the woman. Martha is buried in Ainsworth, and Jacob is buried in Faith, SD. There is a Mrs. Jacob Davis buried next to him. The children of Jacob and Martha were: 1)Mary Davis, married to Lewis Harry Hershiser. 2)Jacob (Jake) Davis Jr., married to Ethel Priest. 3)Maude Davis, married to Arthur V. Coble and Clyde Ashworth. 4)John Davis, never married. 5)Edmond Davis, married to Grace Cook. 6) Hayes Davis, married to Willetta Schooley and Dorothy McClintic. 7)Ninevah Davis, married to Amie Williams and Martha Jessup. Most all of the children were born in Ainsworth, Nebraska, between 1867 and 1882. Several are buried there as well.





#065
Surnames: CHESTER, OGDEN
Submitter: Scott Thomson (mchomie@win.bright.net)
Date: 06 Mar 1999

Seeking ancestral information about, and other descendants of, Jonathan Chester and Emily (May) Ogden, both died and buried in Ainsworth, Brown Co., NE. Their children's names were Sherman, Chester, Eliza (my great-grandmother), Ella May, Charles and William Scott Thomson mchomie@win.bright.net




#066
Surnames: SHERMAN BRINCKERHOFF LAMBERT VETTER CONRAD

Submitter: John Sherman (verajon@centurytel.net)
Date: 17 Mar 1999

Willing to share information on following families who were residents of Brown County at one time.





#067
Surnames: FERNAU

Submitter: Rochelle Baisch (Koojo@compuserve.com)
Date: 29 Mar 1999

Looking for information on the family name of Fernau.





#068
Surnames: SHARP WOODHEAD

Submitter: Stacy Painter (rodeoslp@aol.com)
Date: 03 Apr 1999

I have been research the Sharp name for some time. I have information dating back to about the 1850's. If you need any information or can give me some information I would sure appreciate.




#069
Surnames: GOOD SPIRE

Submitter: Carol Maneely (nesmark@mindspring.com)
Date: 05 Apr 1999

I am seeking information regarding Samuel Good. He was the father of Susan Good (Yaple) Spire who was born near Johnstown 11/2/1823.




#070
Surnames: SNYDER OVERMAN HINSHAW SEEFELD

Submitter: sheila gonzales (slcg@gte.net)
Date: 08 Apr 1999

hello im looking for information on wilhelmina seefeld born 1845 and she died february 5,1895 in ainsworth BROWN CO nebraska. she married john f. snyder he was born feb 16, 1841 bucks co pennsylvania he died nov 16, 1918 pendelton co oregon. there son irving c. snyder born july 6, 1873 he died dec 27, 1939 was married to grace elizabeth overman born jan 9, 1890 hutchinson reno co kansas. her father william thomas overman born april 28, 1866 grant co indiana he married rosa belle hinshaw born nov 15, 1865 lets share information these families related to alot of quaker families thanks sheila




#071
Surnames: SHERMAN CONRAD LAMBERT

Submitter: John Sherman (verajon@wcn.net)
Date: 14 Apr 1999

Searching for information regarding the following families who once lived in Brown County




#072
Surnames: CAMERON MCKNIGHT WALRAVEN ANDERSON

Submitter: Bill Cameron (wlcameron@cablespeed.com)
Date: 25 Apr 1999

Cameron, McKnight, Walraven, Anderson Please note the only change is may e-mail address. It is good as of now. The old one, wlcameron@amdyne.net will be good till 30 April also.Looking for information on great gandmother Dora Anderson.Lived in Long Pine,Ne in early 1880's & 1890's. Dora's brothers were Ellis and Ellsworth Anderson. Dora's sister was Dr. Harmon McKnight's wife, Mayla. She was also possibly a teacher at Long Pine. She married Euel Parkhurst. Moved to Colorado.




#073 Surnames: DAVIS BRANT SCHOOLEY TATE WILLIAMS HERSHISER
Submitter: P. Davis (seymour@yahoo.com)
Date: 15 May 1999

Would welcome any information on the listed surnames. My research in Brown County is around the 1900's.




#074
Surnames: ALLEN, KNICKERBOCKER

Submitter: Pat Walliser (patw@yosemite.net)
Date: 26 May 1999

Allen, Melissa Knickerbocker




#075
Surnames: FERNAU

Submitter: Judy Schroeder (shrode@worldnet.att.net)
Date: 06 Jun 1999

Researching ancestry of Warren A. Fernau b. 08/09/1901




#076
Surnames: KOCH BEEL KURPJUWEIT BUSHHOUSEN BAXTER

Submitter: Jake Koch (jk57@gateway.net)
Date: 10 Jul 1999
URL: n/a for now

Researching the names of Koch, Beel, Kurpjuweit, Bushhousen, Baxter, etc. Looking for Names, Dates, Places, Newspaper Articles, Land Records, other Relatives, Marriage Licenses, Any and all other information, MEMORIES - Even if Old and Faded, Ect. All info would be Greatly APPRECIATED. Regards, Jake Koch




#077
Surnames: BROWN

Submitter: Carol Mccloud (ScotSk8r2@aol.com)
Date: 18 Jul 1999

Looking for family of DeWitt Clinton BROWN, born about 1828, son of Cleora Augusta TOWNE & David Arms BROWN of Colrain, MA & Cresco, IA; was believed to be living in Johnstown, NE in 1911;




#078
Surnames: HOMAN

Submitter: Debi Farey (debif@marincounty.net)
Date: 18 Jul 1999

Birth, Death, Siblings and Parents of one Oral Ray Homan

Looking for information on great gandmother Dora Anderson.Lived in Long Pine,Ne in early 1880's & 1890's. Dora's brothers were Ellis and Ellsworth Anderson. Dora's sister was Dr. Harmon McKnight's wife, Mayla. She was also possibly a teacher at Long Pine. She married Euel Parkhurst. Moved to Colorado.



#80
Surnames:Neis

Submitter:RNMSRCVT(RNMSRCVT@aol.com)

Date:09-07-1999

Searching for information related to the birth of a son to Esther Marie Neis. Another spelling might be Nies. Birth occured in 1942 at Ainsworth, Brown, Ne.



#081
Surnames:Adams, McCoy, Hutchins

SubmitterWeacon(Weacon1@aol.com)

Date:>09-07-1999

Adams McCoy Hutchins



#082
Surnames:Williams,Cherry, Burrows

Submitter:Ann Cherry(dacherry@ctaz.com)

Date:10-15-1999

Looking for Samuel Williams, who died the day he arrived in Johnstown in 1885.He was married to Sarah Cherry who later married John Burrows and than married Edwin John Ted Williams. Looking for any information on above.



#083
Surnames:Schenk,Barrett,Foster,Stoll

Submitter:Deanna Schenk Reyman(dreyman@bloomnet.com)

Date:11-12-1999

Searching for information on ancestors of J.A.John Adolp Schenk,&wife Lena Stoll, J.C.Clayton Foster& wife Ruth Barrett. These folks resided in the Johonstown area. Please contact Deanna Schenk Reyman at the email address above.



#84
Surnames:Walters, Einspahr

Submitter:Larry Reimers(lr52540@navix.net)

Date:12-29-1999

Searching for information on Frank Walters. He lived in Brown Co. about 20 miles south of Ainsworth. He married Lilliam Einspahr in 1919. Looking for birth and death date on Frank, his parents and where he came from. He is buried in Hillside Cemetery, located south of the Calamus on the Einspahr ranch. He worked on the railroad and was a gunsmith. Please contact Larry Reimers at the email address above.



#85
Surnames: Culbertson, Ferguson, Johnson, Kraska Mowery, Outhouse, Pete, Pardee, Turner,Wheeler

SubmitterCarol Culbertson(culbert@inxpress.net)

Date:02-02-2000

Seeking information about descendants of George Allen Culbertson 1855-1923 and Anna Evelyn Outhouse Culbertson 1871-1915. They were living in Brown Co. at the time Anna died in 1915. They are buried at Long Pine Cemetery. Children were James Culbertson 1893-1978, Margareet Edith Culbertson 1895-1991 marr. to Robert Ferguson, Sarah Jane Culbertson 1897-1994, marr. to 1. WIlliam Mowery and than 2.William Johnson. Anna Effience Culbertson 1900-? marr. EdwarPete, Laura Mae Culbertson 1901-1994, marr. 1.Barson, @. Turner, 3. Rudolph Kraska Rosa Bell Culbertson,1903-1995 marr. Gerdon Wheeler and lived at Ainsworth. All but Rosa lived in South Dakota. Please contact Carol Culbertson at the email address above.



#86
Surnames: HANSEN

Submitter:Marcia J. Watkins(mwatkins @mvn.net)

Date: 12-31-1999

Looking for information on Frederick Hanson who died at Wood Lake, Ne on March 1,1935 and buried at Wood Lake, NE. Looking for name of wife and decendants. Contact Marcia at email address above.



#87
Surnames:ENOS

Submitter:Mark Wilkinson(judymarkw@worldnet.att.net)

Date: 12-09-1999

Looking for information on: Alonzon Flavel Enos b.08-28-1859, Galva Henry,Ill. Sarah Ida Pugh b.04-13-1856 Belmont Co. Ohio. This family lived in Brown County late 1800's. Edna Ruth Enos b.10-25-1892 Brown Co. Nebr Ethelmae Enos b. 01-04-1895 Stanton, Nebr. Frank Rollis Enos b. 06-05-1897 Stanton, Nebr Harold Bertram Enos b. 02-04-1906 Stanton, Nebr. Any one with information please contact Mark Wilkinson at the email address above.



#088
Surname:BURGE

Submitter:Betty Foster(bjf902@mindspring.com)

Date:05-14-2000

Looking for information on :Burge Any one with informaion please contact Betty Foster at email address above.



089
Surname:CASSIDY & DUNN

Submitter:Carol Clark(clark@cut.net)

Date:04-17-2000

Looking for information on :Dunn and Cassidy. Any one with information please contact Carol Clark at email address above.



090
Surname:TROXEL & STAUFFER

Submitter:Nancy Troxel Schatz(Schatzn@aol.com)

Date 02-25-2000

Looking for Information on: Troxel and Stauffer Amy one ewith information please contact Nancy at the email addres above.



091
Surname:PROTIVINSKY

Submitter:Barb Callahan(barb@splitrocktel.net)

Immigrated 1888 Anyone with information please contact Barb at the email address above.





#092
Surnames: CAMERON MCKNIGHT WALRAVEN ANDERSON

Submitter: Bill Cameron (wlcameron@cablespeed.com)
Date: 02 Sep 1999

Cameron, McKnight, Walraven, Anderson



#093
Surnames:ELIZA BEAUCHER POWELL & ISAC POWELL

Submitter:Ross Powell (rep05@home.com)
Date:02-28-2001

Powell, Beaucher



#094
Surnames:ELIZA BEAUCHER POWELL & ISAC POWELL

Submitter:Steamboat (burgat1@tiscus.com)
Date:02-28-2001

Powell, Beaucher


#095
Surnames:OSCAR & BERNICE BRADLEY

Submitter:Tom Dempsey Family (dempsey@inebraska.com)
Date:03-30-2001

Bradley


#096
Surnames:DAYWITT, KARSTENS, WHEELER, NICHOLSON

Submitter:Ionia Klein (onakl@gwtc.net)
Date:03-01-2001

Daywitt, Karstens, Wheeler, Nicholson


#097
Surnames:JOHN W. McLERAN

Submitter:Kay McCarter (kmccarter@fds.net)
Date:03-01-2001

McLeran


#098
Surnames:CONLIN

Submitter:Patricia Quetsch (patq_1@msn.com)
Date:03-01-2001

Conlin


#100
Surnames:STRONG

Submitter:Carla Porath(cporath@msn.com)
Date:08-12-2001
This family of Sherman Shaw Strong and wife Anna Gates had son Freddie, William, Nettie Jane,married to George Busck, and Emma, married to Charles Busick. Looking for any info on family from 1909-1910. Had land in Cherry and Brown counties.

Strong


#101
Surnames:ROBERTS

Submitter:Susan Wiegardt(swiegardt@home.com)
Date:09-01-2001
Looking for info on Fred H. Roberts

Roberts


#102
Surnames:WINN, PORTER, WHITE

Submitter:SPORTWILD(SPORTWILD@aol.com)
Date:09-09-2001
Looking for Thomas Jefferson Winn and Charity White Porter Winn of Brown County, Ne. Charity Winn died in Long Pine at the home of her son in law, John Firth. John was married to Eva or Ivo "Mae" Winn Alexander and resided at some point in time in Ainsworth, NE. Please contact Sportwild with info.
WINN, PORTER, WHITE


#103
Surnames:MARTIN, HUBBEL

Submitter:Peggy Martin Leatherberry(lthrbry@cybertron.com)
Date:09-09-2001
Looking for Carrol Lester Martin. His father was James Martin & mother was Vinnie Hubbel. Was born at Long Pine, NE in 1910 Please contact Peggy with any information.
MARTIN,HUBBEL


#104
Surnames:HARP,VARGASON,PEACOCK

Submitter:Richard Harp(harp5610@peoplepc.com)
Date:09-12-2001
Looking for persons with knowlege of any Harp, Vargason or Peacock families. Please contact Rich with info.
HARP, PEACOCK, VARGASON


#105
Surnames:BRENIZER, FLOYD, KENYON

Submitter:Stan King(stanking@gte.net)
Date:09-22-2001
I'm looking for references to Reason Hess Brenizer and his wife Kittie, his father Levi David Brenizer and mother Rebecca (Hess), and sister, Mary Anna, and her husband, Edwin Jerome Floyd. In addition, after Kittie left Reason, he remarried to Myra A Kenyon, daughter of Milton Kenyon. Any information on any of these families? Please contact Stan King with info.



#106
Surnames;TYLER,DeLONG, NAY

Submitter;Kenneth Tyler(TPCanoe2@aol.com
Date:10-09-2002
I am looking for Grace Tyler married to Albert DeLong in 1909 in Long Pine, Ne. Crace's sisters also lived and worked in Long Pine, NE in the 1890's and early 1900's. They were Ida Tyler, Laura Tyler , WinifredTyler. Please contact me with any info re: this line of Tyler, DeLong, Nay.



#107
Surnames;BENNETT, OTTO

Submitter;Marilu1030@aol.com
Date:10-09-2002
I am looking for the families and decendents of James Bennett, died 1944 at Long Pine, NE, and his wife Mary Ellen Otto who died 1943 at Long Pine, NE. Please contact me with any info re: this line of Bennett, Otto.



#107
Surnames;Crone, Walton

Submitter;fscrone@bloomnet. com
Date:10-09-2002
I am looking for the families and decendents of Crone familes and Walton families in the Brown county area. Please contact me with any info re: this line of Crone, Walton.



#109
Surnames;Groat, Growt

Submitter;aucecelia@yahoo.com
Date:10-09-2002
I am looking for the families and decendents of Groat, Growt familes and any information regarding James Groat and wife Freedom Boland in the Brown county area. James was born in Whitby, Canada about 1820. James was the son of Jesse and Elizabeth Willis Groat. Please contact me with any info re: this line of Groat, Growt.



#110
Surnames;MUNT

Submitter;Jackie Britton(jebritton@charter.net
date:06-24-2003 Searching for Munt families in Brown county.Please contact Jackie at above address.

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