Henry G. Hurd & Mary Ester Kiger


 Submitted by Glenda Smith, gsdtp@earthlink.net 9/12/02, information from family file.

Henry G. Hurd, the son of Sherman C. Hurd and Emma Jane Cornell, was born on 24 Mar 1845 in Ohio and died 11 Apr 1921 at the age of 76.

(Ohio Death Cert. vol 3560 cert 2222)

Henry married Ester Mary Kiger on October 22, 1868 in Henry County Ohio. (Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900) Ester Mary was born 1 Aug 1850 in Indiana.

They lived at Florida, Ohio in Henry Co., they had 12 children. Della, Hetty, Laura, Will, Edith, Lou, Albert , Helen, Howard (died WWI), Fanny, Raymond. Laura Hurd m. Biddle Burns (1) & Rube Rigal (2) she had 2 children; Cyril Burns and Mary Burns. Edith Hurd m. ? Shorpe, address P.O. Box 26 Liberty Center, Ohio. Albert Hurd lived at Antwerp, Ohio. Hellen Hurd m. Floyd Herkimer and lived in Nepoleon, Ohio. Raymond Alexander Hurd was born 17 Apr 1873 in Henry County Ohio and died 2 Sep 1956, Henry County Ohio at age 83. Raymond married Eva Jane Bachman on 13 Dec 1902 in Florida Twp. Henry County OH. Eva was born 23 Jun 1884. (place unknown).

Henry G Hurd enlisted as a Private on 15 August 1861 at the age of 18, in Company D, 38th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 05 October 1861. Promoted to Full Corporal on 24 September 1864, Mustered out Company D, 38th Infantry Regiment Ohio, Union, on 12 July 1865 in Louisville, KY.

At age 64, Henry and Ester Mary Hurd, age 60, are found in the 1910 census, ED District: 0026, living in Henry County Ohio, Florida Twp., with daughter Helen, age 21.

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