Queries from "Leaves of Greene"


The following are queries that appear in the Greene Co. OGS Chapter Newsletter, "Leaves of Greene". If you have information relative to any of these queries, please contact the author listed at the end of each query.

Seek des'd or death date of Sarah Morgan MARTIN, widow of Henry. Last found in 1820 census Greene Co., OH. Children: John, Elizabeth m. Samuel LAMME, Martha m. William Bridges, Evan, Charles, Nancy m. John VANCE, Henry, Rawley, Rebecca Ruth, Sarah, Last 3 kids unsure of. ..Rosalie Vance Woerdeman, 805 1st Ave. West, Oskaloosa, IA 52577-2606

Seeking parents of Caroline WOOTEN, b. 1838 VA, married Benjamin B. MOORMAN March 4, 1858 Greene Co, OH. Benjamin's parents were Thomas C. MOORMAN and Martha BANGHAM MOORMAN. Thomas's 2nd wife was Martha Ann WOOTEN.ThomasandMartha MOORMAN are bur. Jamestown, OH. ...Stephen A. Hill, P.O.Box 12, East Palestine, OH 44413

Does anyone have information on the later whereabouts of the following couples who were married in Greene Co., OH in 1837-1839? If so, I'd love to know about them. John BARKLEY and Lavina A. HAINES Rachel BARKLEY and William MORRISON William BARKLEY and Emaline ADSIT ...Pat Johnson, 170 Palmer Dr., Cedarville, OH 45314; gnepat@interaxs.net

I am seeking any information on Robert Louis HOOVER. He lived in New Jasper, OH from about 1882-1892. He was the husband of Lucinda BRANNEN, son of Joseph W. HOOVER and grandson of Jacob HOOVER from Lancaster Co., PA. I would appreciate any information from someone researching the Jacob HOOVER family. ...Virginia A..Hoover Winterbotham, 1637 Countryside Dr., Beavercreek, OH 45432

Interested in sharing information with other ALEY descendants. Isaac ALEY Sr.'s daughter Hannah, who married Adam SHUEY 5 Aug. 1819, was my ggg grandmother. ...Jeanne Felker, 100 LaSalle St., 11E, New York, NY 10027-4729

Need any information on Anthony Vainer BURROUS (BURROWS) parents. Anthony was b. Jan 29, 1838 in Greene Co., d. Aug 29, 1927 in Van Wert Co., OH. He m. Catherine WOLF, dau. of David and Catherine HAINER WOLF. I believe his parents are William and Kathryn. ...Cathy Stacer, 3836 Jurgess Rd., Ubly, MI 48475; rstacer@bau-net.com

Would like to hear from descendants of Benjamin and Ann OVERHOLZER. My husband is researching Nicholas BORDER. I am researching Robert DAVIS, Palmer EARL, Robert MIRANDA, and ________ McPHERSON. ...Janette Crumpacker, 1038 Tyne Blvd., Nashville, TN 37220-1027.

Elias WALLEN was living in Greene Co. in 1819. His wife was Ann. Their sons were Robert, Daniel and Isaac and duaghter was Margaret Ann. There was a Daniel WALLEN there at the same time and later. Am seeking information on any of the above. Elias was in Putnam Co. by 1824. ...Beverly Wallen Williams, 1931 N. Camino Claveles, Tucson, AZ 85745-1676; bev36w@earthlink.net

William Newton BROWN, b 1864, d 26 Nov 1910, Yellow Springs, OH. Married (1) Marietta HIRSCH, 1885, (2) Marguerite COLLIER. His mother was Melissa Lucinda LAYTON. Seeking info on his father, name unknown, and siblings Grace Maude BROWN and Minnie BROWN. ...Terry Brown, 2617 Castle Heights Pl., Los Angeles, CA 90034-1838; terry.brown@acm.org

Catherine DeMOSS married Lewis JONES in Warren County 23 Feb 1816. They lived in Greene County. A deed in 1835 puts her death between 1831 and 1835. The will of her grandfather, John HEATON, lists her as a grandchild. Thus, her mother was a HEATON and her father was a DeMOSS. What were their given names? Lewis JONES' father was Benjamin JONES. Both were born in Virginia. Who were Benjamin's parents and wife? Joyce Pinkerson, 442 Bernard Road, New Vienna OH 45159, (937) 987-2559; ww8064@dragonbbs.com

Looking for information on William Henry KISER, born 10 Nov 1860, and his wife Frances Sarah CLEVENGER/CLEAVENGER, born 1859. They were married 7 Aug 1880 in Greene County, Ohio. His father's name was Eli (per marriage license), mother Rachel? William and Frances died in Gaylord, Otsego County, MI Georgia A. Becker, 1660 Lillian, Westland MI 48186-4958 (734) 729-1605; HOWIE31@JUNO.COM

My great-grandfather was Oliver Perry BAGGOTT. I'm not certain of his parents names. Would anyone know? I have seen James BAGGOTT and Mary PAYTON or John BAGGOTT and May PAYTON. Lisa D. Baggott Miller, 450 S. Wisconsin Ave., Villa Park IL 60181; ldbagmil@earthlink.net

Seeking information on Henry Grosh BEATTY and his children and their descendents. Henry was born in 1802 in MD and died in 1845 in Greene County, OH. He married Catherine BULL (1809-1888) in 1833 in Greene County. Known children are: Caroline, Sarah, John and Henry Grosh Beatty, Jr. Please contact me to exchange or share information. Beverly Bakos, 597 Tami Way, Mountain View, CA 94041; bevart@pacbell.net

Seeking information on Joseph LOGES, born in Prussia 7 Aug 1820, came to America in 1851-52. Appears in Greene County, Beavercreek Township, 1860 census with wife Mina (Philomena HORSTMAN). Children born to this union include: Mary, Minnie P., William, Elizabeth, Frank, Catherine B., and Joseph J. LOGES. Family moved to Montgomery County, Ohio by 1870 census. Unable to pinpoint village in Prussia? Helen Steele Lehman, 4216 Ridgecliff Dr., Beavercreek, OH 45440-3320; HLehman48@aol.com

I am researching the Wolf/Wolfe's of Greene County and am looking for any connection to the same in either Darke or Mercer Counties in the 19th century. Any small clue may help with a major brick wall. Gay Altjenbrums, GAWolfe1947@aol.com, 770-433-8358.