Clermont County Genealogical Society
EARLY CLERMONT COUNTY DEATHS
FROM THE OHIO SUN
by Jennie Marshall
Neal Thompson, age about 68, Saturday night the
23rd of May by
suicide, while in prison awaiting trial on charges of burning a stable
Goshen. Thompson seems to have been a stranger here, and little or
is known in this county as to his family connections if he has
Died in this town, on Friday night last, Mrs.
Melissa Gest, consort
of Andrew M. Gest, Editor of the Clermont Courier, about 21 years of
Mrs. Gest has left a helpless family of three children, the youngest
but a few days old January 25, 1841
Died on the 3rd inst. after an illness of about 20 hours, Mrs. Phebe Dimmitt, consort of Ezekiel Dimmitt of this place, aged 62 years and 22 days.
Died in this town, on the 5th inst. Benjamin Thompson,
the late Stephen Thompson, of Stonelick Township, aged about 15
years.February 8. 1841
Died in this town, after a short illness, on Monday morning,
Mrs. Margaret Clarke, consort of R.W. Clarke,
Esq. She has left
a husband and two small children, one but about three weeks old.May 24,
Died in this town on Friday night last (26th) after a short but severe illness, Mr. William Rust, aged about 44 years. He has left a bereaved widow with a large family of children.
Died on Sunday last, Mrs. Elizabeth Duckwall,
consort of George
Duckwall, of Ohio Township.
March 29, 1841
Died on Tuseday last, Mr. Peter Curlis,
who lived some two miles
east of Batavia, committed suicide, by hanging himself in his barn with
April 24, 1841
Died in this town, on Sunday morning the 28th inst. Mr.
aged about 34 years. Mr. Lear has left a small but helpless family
of a mother and two small children.
Dece,nber 6, 1841
Died in this place on Monday evening last, Mrs.
Rachel Ann Robinson,
consort of W.W. Robinson. She left a husband, four small children, and
large circle of friends.
September 3, 1842
Drowned on Monday evening last, Mr. Richard Bragg,
Mill, in this County on the East Fork where he tied a large rock around
body, and waded in and submitted himself to a watery grave.
August 27, 1842
Died in this town on Monday night last, Mrs Esther
of James Pickens, aged about 25 years. The companion of the deceased
absent, being on his way home from the south at the time of her death.
Distressing indeed must have been her death bed, surrounded as she was
several small children and but one or two relatives, the rest being at
March 12, 1842
Died after a short illness, on Wednesday last, Mrs
Sarah Reed of
this county, leaving a bereaved husband with a small but helpless
May 21, 1842
Died at the residence of his grandmother, in Stonelick
township of a pulmonary
disease, Mr. T. S. Patterson, aged about 22
October 1. 1842
Died on the 13th inst. in this town after an illness of
Mr. David G. Flanders, formerly of Warner, New
July 16, 1842
Died in Vicksburgh, Mississippi, on the 8th December, John
Shannon, son of Marmaduke and Levina Shannon, both formerly
town, aged six years & eighteen days.
December 30. 1842
Died at his residence in Batavia township on Tuesday evening
Ambrose Ransom, about 77 years of age. Mr. Ransom was an
in this county; he filled a seat on the bench of the County Court for a
of years. He was a member of the ME. Church for about fifty years.
July 21, 1843
Died at Goshen in this county, August 1st, Dr.
aged about 50 years. His remains were followed to their silent repose
Wednesday last by a large concourse of friends and relatives, and a
August 4. 1843
Died on the 18th inst. of consumption, of Bethel, aged about
26 years. He
has left a wife and one child to mourn their bereavement.
March 3. 1843
Died on Tuesday the 10th inst at the residence of his father in Bethel, in this county, Benjamin F. Ellsberry, Esq, late of Xenia, Ohio.
Died near Camden Missouri, on the 22d ult., Capt. William S. Patterson in the 51st year of his age. The subject was for a series of years, a citizen of this town. He has left a wife and three children to mourn the loss of a kind husband and father.
Died in this town on Tuesday morning last, George, infant son of John M. and P.C. Brown, aged two months and eight days.
Died at Rockvile, Ia., a few weeks since, Robert Newron, aged
about 3 years, and Clara Foote, about one year, children of Dr. James
and Caroline Allen, and grandchildren of Andrew Foote, Esq. formerly of
August 18, 1843
Died in this township, on Monday evening last, Mr. Shadrach Dial, in the 85th year of his age. Mr. Dial emigrated to this county at an early day, and was one of the first settlers in this region. He lived, for about sixty years, as he died, an exemplary member of the Methodist E. Church, and lived to see his children well situated in life, and members of his own church.
July 14, 1843
Died near Milford, in this county on Monday night last, Mr. Jacob Gest, about 53 years of age. Mr. Gest was an old resident of this county, and an esteemed citizen. He has left a widow and a large family and numerous circle of friends to mourn the loss of a husband and father, and devoted friend. He had been an exemplary member of the M.E. Church for more than 30 years.
February 17, 1843
Died at his residence near Bethel, August 2, 1843, Wesley Swing, in the 51st year of his age. He was born in the state of New Jersey, but at an early age removed with his parents to this county where he resided until his death.
Died in Union township, at the residence of her son, Dr. SJ. Alexander,
the 25th ult., Mrs. Elizabeth Alexander, about
73 years of age.
August 11, 1843
Died at Connersville, Indiana on the 8th inst., Miss Jane Hankins, late of this county in the 23d year of her age. Until recently the deceased was a resident of this county, where she has left a large circle of relatives and friends.
Died on the 5th inst. Mrs. Elizabeth Smith,
consort of Dennis
Smith, Esq, of Stonelick township, in this county, in the 30th year of
April 21, 1843
Died, in Batavia, Saturday March 4, Mr. David
Morris in the 55th
year of his age. Born in Washington Co. Pa. January 13, 1789, and when
two months old was brought by his parents who emigrated to Ohio, and
at Columbia, near the confluence of the Little Miami and Ohio Rivers.
1801 they removed to Clermont Co. About the year 1813 he published a
in Williamsburg in this Co. called "The Western American" and
conducted a paper in this place for about eight years entitled "The
of the Times", which afterwards was changed to the "Chronicle of the
He leaves behind a wife and large family of children.
March 10, 1843
Died, at the residence of Mr. Jobn White, in this town, on
last, after a short illness, Miss Charlotte Dorman,
March 10, 1843
Died, on Friday last, at the residence of his son, Edmund
Spence, in this
town, Mr. George Spence in the 85th year of his
age. He was a
member of the Presbyterian Church and the Masons.
March 1, 1844
Died, at his residence, on Monday last, Mr. Robert
D. Lane, about
60 years of age.
August 25, 1843
Died in this vicinity, on Saturday last, Mr.
Archer M'Nair, about
25 years of age.
September 8, 1843
Died at his residence, near Williamsburg, on the 31st ulL Mr.
He was born on the ocean, during the passage of his parents
to the United States, in 1759. He served as a soldier during the last
years of the Revolution, and was with St. Clair and Wayne in their
against the Indians. He had resided in this vicinity near fifty years,
in 1802, and raised a family of nine children.
September 15, 1843
Died, near Bethel, on the 26th ult., Mr. James
South, in the 81st
year of his age. Mr. South was among the first settlers of this
and upwards of 40 years a resident of Tate Township.
September 15, 184
Near Bantmn, on the same day, Mr. Samuel Brinton,
an aged citizen
of Tate Township.
September 15, 1843
Died, on Sunday last, in Stonelick Township, Miss
Roudebush, about 22 years of age. She has left an aged
brothers and sisters.
September 15, 1843
Died, in this vicinity, on Wednesday last, Mr.
Samuel Lane, son
of the late Robert Lane, aged about 35 years.
September 29. 1843
Died, in Williamsburg on the 11th inst., Mr.
Thomas Kain, aged
about 28 years.
September 29, 1843
Died, in Pike Co. Ia., on the 7th inst, Doct.? John
formerly of Bethel, in the 28th year of his age.
September 29. 184
Died, in this town, on Monday last, Miss Elizabeth
October 6, 1843
Died in Bethel, on the 25th inst., Sarah Melvina,
of Rev. Jacob G. and Hannah Dimmitt.
October 6, 1843
Died on the 25th inst., Albert, infant son of Mr.
Abel S. Smith,
of this town.
October 6, 1843
Died in Union Twp. on Sunday last, Mr. Campbell
50 years of age, leaving a wife and a family of children to mourn his
October 20, 1843
Died on the 21st ult., Mrs. Jane C. Woods, wife
of Dr. A. Woods,
November 17, 1843
Died, in Goshen on the 14th inst., Joseph Frybarger, Esq. aged about 35 years, leaving a small family to lament their loss.
November 24, 1843
Died at his residence in this town, on Wednesday last, William
Mount, Esq. Mr. Mount has left a large family and numerous
November 24, 1843
Early Clermont Co. Births 1856-1857
First Presbyterian Churches of Monroe
At Nicholsville & Bantam
Baptisms of Children
Anderson Township Births 1906-1907
Old Bethel Church Baptisms
Old Bethel Church Baptisms 1894-1908
Early Births 1856
Early Marriages 1800 - 1808
Marriage Book 13 1874-1876
Goshen M. E. Church
Funerals Conducted by Rev. Hezekiah Hill 1862-1908
The Old Village Graveyard
Deaths of Residents Over 75 in 1875
Infirmary Discharges That Mention a Burial Place
Death Dates from I.O.O.F. Lodge #313
Early Clermont Deaths from The Ohio Sun
Obituaries From the Clermont Sun 1890-1891
Early Deaths from Clermont Sun 1855
More Deaths 1857-1859
Stirling & Moore Funeral Records 1888
1880 Mortality Census
Goshen 1875 Quadrennial Census
Quadrennial Census, Batavia, 1847
Quadrennial Census, Batavia, 1855
Incidents in The Early History of Clermont County
Stonelick Historical Notes
Vacation of a Road in
Brown and Clermont County Families Mentioned
in the 1880 Clinton County History
Day Book For Clarke & Frambes Mills 1838
Early Naturalizations from Common Pleas Minutes
Citizenship Papers 1844-1900
Names of New Found Naturalization Applicants
Veterans in Various Cemeterys
Revolutionary War Soldiers
Clermont Courier Ads November 18, 1863
Mexican War Veterans
Revolutionary War Veterans
Post Marks of Clermont County
Clermont Postmasters 1800 - 1930
Early Unclaimed Letters
More Unclaimed Letters Unclaimed Letters 1855
Bible Records of James McKinnie 1830
Bible Records Index Volume Two
Bible Records Index Volume Three
Old Bethel Church and Cemetery
History of Old Bethel Church 1868
Calvary Church and Cemetery Washington Twp
Edenton Church 1861
Perin Mills in 1863
Goshen- Land Of Milk and Honey
First Settlers of Jackson Township
Legal Voters of Goshen Township 1855
Poll Book Goshen Township 1853
1840 Account Book, Laurel Ohio
Edenton School # 4 Pupils
More Pensions 1890
Indentures 1825 - 1831
Index To General Store Account Book 1816-1819
Vital Statistics From An Old Record Book
Items from Clermont Courier 1836
Clermont Pensioners 1883
Ohio Pioneers That Moved to Texas
Persons on the Petit Jury 1880
Jails and Sheriffs
Items From Early Clermont Courier 1852
Meeting of Patriarchs 1882
Surrender Records From Childrens Home
Articles From The Clermont Sun 1889
Sale of Delinquent Lands