Jackson County Ohio Queries - July 1996 thru January 1997


DATE: 01/31/1997 SUBMITTER: Steve Rice
SURNAMES: RICE, DENNEY
Seeking any information on the Rice family name c.1900 in Jackson Co. Believe family moved to Columbus about 1911. Ira or Lewis of particular interest. Perhaps married to Margaret J Denney b.1882 New at this, so thanks from Miles City, Montana.
DATE: 01/28/1997 SUBMITTER: Denise Spaeth
SURNAMES: MILLER, MUELLER
I am researching the names Michael Miller/Mueller. There are some living relatives who reside in Jackson County. We believe at the time of his death he resided in Scioto County, but we cannot find any record of death in Scioto. He had a son residing in Jackson Co. The last time we found him was in the 1880 Scioto Co. Census. He was married to Elizabeth Nealy October 24,1865. Birth was around 1836, we believe in Germany. This is all the info I have except children's names. Would appreciate any info and willing to share what we have.
DATE: 01/28/1997 SUBMITTER: Larry Babb
SURNAMES: MACKLEY, SEEL, LAMBERT
I am seeking information on Andrew MACKLEY, born November 2, 1812 in VA. He married Anna SEEL on April 19,1836 in Jackson County, Ohio. Andrew and Anna had one child, Nancy, born April 18, 1838. Andrew MACKLEY remarried Rebecca LAMBERT, born March 4, 1822 in Ohio, on February 16, 1842, in Jackson County, Ohio. Andrew and Rebecca had three children, John H., Parker, and Mary Ellin in Ohio and three children, Syntha C., Doctor, and Norman in Missouri.
DATE: 01/24/1997 SUBMITTER: Robert A. Ingram
SURNAMES: WENDAL
Looking for information on Nellie Wendal. Born 9 April 1886 in Jackson County Ohio.
DATE: 01/23/1997 SUBMITTER: Rebecca Howard Clark
SURNAMES: HELMAN, HOWARD, COYER
My grandmother, Cleopatra Alma Helman was b. and died in Jackson,Co. she married Frank Walter Howard, son of Wesley Howard and Julia Coyer...of Lawrence Co. The Coyer and Howard family moved around together throughout Ohio and Ky. Cleopatra Alma Helman's mother was Anne Eliza Coyle and she was m. to George Jacob Helman. Any help on these families are much appreciated.
DATE: 01/23/1997 SUBMITTER: Kathie Berteotti
SURNAMES: ABRAMS, MONK, VITITOE, HARVESTER
Looking for information on Henry Abrams married to Agnes Monk 1870's? and Anderson Vititoe married to Margaret Harvester 1870's? all born and married in Jackson County. Henry & Agnes Abrams children: Gus, James, Henry Jr., Sarah, Matilda. Anderson & Margaret Vititoe children: Emma, Jesse, Nellie, Florence, Helen, Charles. These are all my Great-Grand parents and little is known of them in my family except that they were from Jackson County. Is there a Buffulo Cemetary there? I've heard that some were buried there.
DATE: 01/21/1997 SUBMITTER: Rachel Mahaley Fair
SURNAMES: RAGLAND, WATSON
Looking for information about:Raglan(d)and Watson families in Blackfork, Oh; and Jackson and Lawrence Oh counties. Artie Watson daughter, Joseph and David Watson sons of: Joseph and Ellen or Ella Ragland. Birthyears 1904 - 1911.
DATE: 01/21/1997 SUBMITTER: Barbara Bess
SURNAMES: HOLZAPHEL, MAHLE
Need information on Philamina HOLZAPHEL m. Frank MAHLE Oct 08 1872 in Jackson Co. Ohio. Need b. and d. and parents on both Philamina and Frank.
DATE: 01/21/1997 SUBMITTER: Rebecca Howard Clark
SURNAMES: HOWARD, COYER
Wesley Howard m. Julia Ann Coyer in Lawrence Co. Ohio in 1868. Looking for info on Wesley Howard's parents?? Looking for children of this couple? Need information for medical research about hereditery kidney disease in our family. If anyone living in this area has this disease or has a relative with Alport's Syndrome, please e-mail me. All correspondence will be kept confidential.
DATE: 01/16/1997 SUBMITTER: Bruce E. Logan Jr.
SURNAMES: LOGAN, VAN BIBBER
I am researching the following surnames in Jackson Co., OH: Logan and Van Bibber.
DATE: 01/14/1997 SUBMITTER: Dan Adkins
SURNAMES: ATKINS
Would like to contact Shawn Gray, regarding Lewis Atkins. Your email keeps coming back.
DATE: 01/14/1997 SUBMITTER: Lynwood Peterson
SURNAMES: HOLLAND, PETERSON
I am looking for any information on Francis Holland whose last two children were born in Jackson County. William was born 1817 and Nancy was born in 1820. Mary Holland Peterson may have lived near Francis. She and her two sons John & William Peterson came to Texas with the Holland family between 1820 & 1822.
DATE: 01/14/1997 SUBMITTER: Jim Stanfield
SURNAMES: OLIVER, ACORD
I am searching for the ancestors of Elizabeth OLIVER. The only info I have on her is the she was born 4-19-1801 possibly in Jackson CO. She was married in Jackson CO. 9-1-1824 to Valentine (Felt) ACORD. Their children were: Rachael, Saran, Ira Patterson, Andrew, Deborah Ann, Mary, Elizabeth, Hiram and Rebecca. They moved at some point to White Co. Illinois, where Elizabeth died 10-16-1855.
DATE: 01/14/1997 SUBMITTER: Mary Campbell
SURNAMES: JONES, OLIVER, ROMAN
I am looking for information on Elizabeth Jones who married Ulyses Grant Oliver in Jackson co.,Ohio. They were the parents of John,Alma,Mary Jane,and Elsie Oliver. Also I am looking for information on Charlie Oliver that married Mary Ann Roman Oliver. Both couples would of been married after 1890. Looking for anyone that may know these people.
DATE: 01/14/1997 SUBMITTER: Nancy C. Adkins
SURNAMES: WILLIAMS
I am researching my GGGGrandfather ENOCH WILLIAMS who lived in Jackson Co. OH. His daughter JANE WILLIAMS born in Jackson Co. OH. in 1831 is my GGGrandmother. I would appreciate any information.
DATE: 01/14/1997 SUBMITTER: JFuller
SURNAMES: DOWIS, DOWNING
Seeking information about the following surnames: DOWIS and DOWNING- they were around Coalton, Jackson Co. in early to mid 1800's.
DATE: 01/14/1997 SUBMITTER: Susan Peters Zmrzel
SURNAMES: BOGARD, NICHOLAS, FISHER, STIGERWALT, ADKINS, REDDING, ALLEN, STURM
My paternal 3rd. great grandfather is Gasper BOGARD b. 2 Nov 1800 in Jefferson TWP, Ross Co., OH the son of Cornelius BOGARD and Deborah who both died 1814 in Ross Co., OH. He d. 13 Dec 1890 at Forest Home, Poweshiek, IA, married 30 Mar 1825 in Jackson Co., OH to Rebecca NICHOLAS (b. 29 May 1808 in Greenebrier Co., VA, d. 31 Jan 1899 in Montezuma, Poweshiek, IA the daughter of Leonard NICHOLAS and Rebecca PERKINS). Gasper and Rebecca had the following children: Cornelius b. 18 Dec 1827 Findley, Hancock Co., OH, d. 2 April 1917 Avoca, Cass Co., NE, married 16 Oct 1851 Allen Co., OH to Lucinda FISHER (these are my 2nd. great grandparents); Henry Clay b. 7 Nov 1829 McCutchenville, Hancock Co., OH, d. 2 Feb 1918 Plainville, Rooks Co., KS, married 11 Oct 1858 in Wyandot Co., OH to Mary E. STIGERWALT; John b. 20 Oct 1831 Hancock Co., OH, d. 22 Dec 1913; Mary Jane b. 12 Oct 1833 Seneca Co., OH, d. 23 Mar 1914 New Sharon, Mahaska Co., IA, married 14 Aug 1856 in Stark Co., IL to Abner ADKINS; Gasper b. 28 July 1836; Eziekial b. 31 Oct 1837 Seneca, OH, d. 3 Jun 1921 Marshal Co., IA, married 12 Jan 1868 in Stark Co., IL to Christina REDDING; Lititia b. 11 Feb 1839 in OH, d. 10 July 1898, married 12 Nov 1865 in Stark Co., IL to Samuel REDDING; Joseph b. 3 May 1843 in Seneca Co., OH, d. 17 Mar 1912 Poweshiek Co., IA, married 14 Feb 1869 in Poweshiek Co., IA to Sarah Angeline ALLEN; Nancy b. 1 July 1844 in Wyandot Co., OH, d. 16 April 1935 Clarke Co., IA, married 10 March 1864 in Stark Co., IL to Anthony STURM; Jacob b. 1847 d. 1934 married Mable. Submitters address is Susan Peters Zmrzel, P.O. Box 10097, Ft. Mojave, AZ 86427.
DATE: 01/11/1997 SUBMITTER: TOM N ROBESON
SURNAMES: JONES, HOPKIN
Looking for info on the parents of Daniel D JONES b. 1833 Wales d. 16-Feb-1912 Bethel Cem Jackson CO married Anna D HOPKIN b. July 1837 Wales? d. 1920 Bethel Cem Jackson Co. m. 4-Jul-1857. Their children: Isaac O JONES, William D JONES, Lewis JONES, John JONES, David D JONES, Hannah Jane JONES, Thomas D JONES, HOPKIN D JONES, Elizabeth JONES, and Griffith D JONES. Also would like info on the parents of Anna D HOPKIN are they also buried at Bethel Cemetery?
DATE: 01/05/1997 SUBMITTER: Alyce Goldberg
SURNAMES: CAVEY, CAVY, RICHARDS, LEWIS, GRIMES, DAINES, OLIVER
LEVI CAVEY (CAVY), born in Maryland, about 1810, moved to Carroll County, OH and then to Jackson County, Ohio about 1854. Married MARGARET ALLISON, born in PA.(not sure if this was maiden or middle name). Children: JOHN WASHINGTON CAVEY, Margaret Jane (married EVAN T. RICHARDS), Mrs.Susan LEWIS, Mrs. GRIMES, Mrs. JAMES DAINES and Mrs. OLIVER.
DATE: 01/05/1997 SUBMITTER: Mary Campbell
SURNAMES: NULL, CRUMP, SNODGRASS, PHILLIPS, FAULKNER, ROACH
I am looking for anyone that may know about Mary Ann White that married Robert Snodgrass. Robert had a daughter name Maregaret that married a Samuel Roach in 1818 in Jackson co.,Ohio. The Roach is linked to all these surnames except Crump. Andrew Faulkner was married to Mary Crump. I have been trying to find information on these families.
DATE: 01/05/1997 SUBMITTER: Mary Campbell
SURNAMES: SNODGRASS, OLIVER, FAULKNER
I am looking for any information on Robert Snodgrass of Bloomfield Twp. He is one of the first settlers of Jackson Co., Ohio. Also looking for anyone that may know the following people as they are listed in the 1850 census for the same county. Charles Oliver 49 Va, Huldah 35 Va, Henderson 18, Lewis 17, John 15, William 14, Harvery 12, James 10, Edward 9, Ellen 3, and Alfred Oliver 1. Hope that someone can help me. I know this family were not from this area. I do know that Henderson Oliver married Harriet Faulkner in 1857, but where are they buried at. This family has kept me guessing to where they are actually from. I know that Henderson shows up in 1850, 1870, 1880, and the 1900 census. Can any one help me. All I know that Charles Oliver was from Vriginia. I wonder if Huldah was Indian. I have check marriage records for Vriginia and came up with nothing.
DATE: 01/05/1997 SUBMITTER: Cinda Chima
SURNAMES: WHALEY, MOLES, BRYAN, DOWNEY, NASH
Researching ancestors in Jackson County, earliest WHALEY JOHN J. WHALEY m. HARRIET MOLES from CARROLL COUNTY; daughter ANNISE J. WHALEY m. JAMES B. BRYAN, son ELMER C. BRYAN m. DOROTHY DOWNEY. JAMES B. BRYAN is son of AARON S. BRYAN and ELIZABETH KEITH from MARYLAND. FRANCIS W. DOWNEY of CARROLL COUNTY m. MARY ANN HUNTER in CARROLL COUNTY moved to JACKSON COUNTY. Son FRANK J. DOWNEY m. ELIZABETH NASH 17 May 1885. ELIZABETH NASH was daughter of PHELIX NASH and REBECCA JAMES father JAMES R JAMES from South Wales. PHELIX NASH and FRANCIS DOWNEY fought in the Civil War.
DATE: 01/05/1997 SUBMITTER: Marvin Motes
SURNAMES: MOTES
I could use a lot of help with the name MOTES. The oldest I find is John Motes who came into Ohio with a land purchase in Jackson Co, Ohio in 1816. Wife we assume to be Elizabeth, and at least one son Abraham born in 1800. Abe married Barbara Nicholas of Greenbrier Co., VA in Jackson in 1820. There do not seem to be any records of MOTES in VA around that time, but there are a Jacob & John Moats in Washington Co., MD in 1810.
DATE: 12/25/1996 SUBMITTER: Mary Campbell
SURNAMES: FAULKNER, OLIVER
Surname Faulkner- I am looking for anyone that may know Andrew Faulkner (Falkner) 55 farmer Va. that is listed in the 1850 census for Jackson co., Ohio. He is listed with his wife Mary 54 Va., George 20, Andrew 17, Philiane 15, Harriet 13 (she is my g-g-grandmother) m. Henderson Oliver 1857 in Jackson co., Ohio. There is also a William Faulkner 39 Tavenkeeper, Rebeca 35, David 11, William 6, John 1. I feel this person to be related to Andrew but I do not know who he is. In the 1870 census George Faulkner is listed 39, wife Margaret 37, John 14, Ellen 12, George 8, Mary 6, Hannah 3 , Sarah 7/12. Andrew Faulkner 37, Mary 29, Eurnua E. 9,Mary Ann 6, Maijares 3, Ida May less than a year old. Hope some one might know one of these people I have mention.
DATE: 12/25/1996 SUBMITTER: Rick Thompson
SURNAMES: LOVE
I am looking for any information on my Grandfather or his family. Name: Charles John Love, Born: Wellston, Ohio, Date: Around 1900.
DATE: 12/25/1996 SUBMITTER: Nancy C. Adkins
SURNAMES: STAMPER
I am trying to locate anyone with information about ESTHER STAMPER. Esther was living in Jackson County, OH. (Wellston) 1900, b. about 1886 or 1888. I would appreciate any help. Gladly share information. I need a marriage date for her. Probably around 1903 -1904.
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: Mary Campbell
SURNAMES: OLIVER, FAULKNER
I am looking for a death record for Henderson Oliver around 1900 in Jackson co. Ohio. I do not know for sure where he is buried at. He is in the census for 1850, 1860, 1880 for Jackson co. Ohio. His wife is Hariet Faulkner.
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: MARY CAMPBELL
SURNAMES: ROACH
Would like to know if anyone knows about John Roach that is in the 1870 and 1880 census for Jackson co. Ohio.He is the father of my great grandmother Martha Roach. Want to find someone that knows about this family. Parents were John Roach and Manerva. Could the mother last name of been Phillips? Wish someone could could help. I know this family was from Jackson co. Ohio. There is so many people with the last name Roach. John father was Samuel Roach and mother Margert.
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: David Phillips
SURNAMES: PHILLIPS
Am looking for a person who sent a lot of email over AOL about one year ago searching for PHILLIPS information in Jackson Co., Oh. This person used the screen name of "TonycaryZ" and I cannot find him on AOL any longer. I am wondering if you might know who he is from the screen name? I though it would be worth a shot to ask.
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: Walter John Kiger
SURNAMES: HOLLIS
Looking for Birthplace of William Hollis b. Sept 10, 1813 in Ohio, County unknown. Someone told me to try this county, is anyone knowledgeable with this surname?
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: Robert E. Page
SURNAMES: MCGHEE
I am looking for info on a Lively McGhee, was from Monroe Co WVa. Children were Allen,Augustus, Mayfield, Mary, Elizabeth, Nancy Ann., lived in Jackson Co. Ohio.
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: Cin Sopko
SURNAMES: LEACH
Posting this for a friend. She is looking for information on Charles LEACH Sr and Charles LEACH Jr. In addition, also on George LEACH. George was a decorated Revolutionary veteran and she would love information on this family, which are from Wellston.
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: Cin Sopko
SURNAMES: LEACH
Posting this for a friend. She is looking for information on Charles LEACH Sr and Charles LEACH Jr. In addition, also on George LEACH. George was a decorated Revolutionary veteran and she would love information on this family, which are from Wellston.
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: Joyce Hamilton
SURNAMES: THOMAS
Looking for the birth of Emma J. Thomas in 1862. Need to know her parents names.
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: Robert E. Gibson
SURNAMES: SHUMATE, HORTON, GIBSON
Looking for infro on Rachel Shumate who married a Horton I think. Rachel's madien name was Gibson the daughter of Leven and Ruth Gibson of Greenbrier Co. Va. Rachel was born in Del. c1784.
DATE: 12/21/1996 SUBMITTER: Sam Goody
SURNAMES: GOODY
Looking for info on "Goody" Last known date was 1860 Glouster area. First name John. Migrated north to Zanesville. Would like info prior to 1860.
DATE: 12/4/1996 SUBMITTER: Causey
SURNAMES: BRYAN, HILL, KINNISON, RANKIN
I am seeking information on my Bryan ancestors from Jackson Co., OH. Aaron Bryan was married to Elizabeth Keith. Sarah Ann Bryan married Aaron Hill, Jr. Later, after Sarah's death, Aaron married Ida Bryan, Sarah's sister. The Bryan's and Hills left Ohio around 1890, going to Haralson Co., GA. James Bryan, Aaron oldest son, returned to Jackson Co. after one of his children was born in Alabama. Aaron was born in PA in 1821. He married Elizabeth Keith, daughter of Kinsey Keith, who was born in MD. They were probably married in PA before coming to Jackson Co. before 1870. I also have information on Kinnison, Hill, and Rankin families of Jackson Co.
DATE: 12/4/1996 SUBMITTER: Nancy C. Adkins
SURNAMES: PHELPS, SORRELS
I am researching PHELPS and SORRELS lines. Appreciate hearing from anyone with information on these lines. Gladly share information.
DATE: 12/3/1996 SUBMITTER: Dale Depweg
SURNAMES: DEPWEG
I'm seeking information regarding members of the Depweg family from the late 1800's to the present.
DATE: 12/3/1996 SUBMITTER: Linda McMillen
SURNAMES: ANTHONY, PIPER, REDD
I would like to hear from any one researching the Anthony family in Ohio. My family line information is: George ANTHONY Sr. b. 16 Jan. 1762 in Pa. died 12 Aug. 1833 in Jackson Co. Ohio. Married Catherine PIPER b. 20 Sept. 1765, died 7 apirl 1832. His second marriage was to Elizabeth REDD on 3 Feb 1833. George and Catherine PIPER ANTHONY had the following children: Henry, Nicholas, Jacob, William, George Jr., Susannah, Phillip, David, Jonathan, and Mary (?). The submitter has more info on the children and can provide it if you are interested.
DATE: 11/26/1996 SUBMITTER: Susan Peters Zmrzel
SURNAMES: BOGARD, GRAVES, MOATS, NICHOLAS
My paternal 4th. great grandfather is Leonard NICHOLAS b. 8 April 1777 in Holland, married Rebecca PERKINS (b. 16 Nov 1779). Leonard died 4 July 1835 in Ross Co., OH and he is buried in Ackley Cemetery in Liberty TWP, Ross Co., OH. Leonard and Rebecca had the following children: Elizabeth b. 28 July 1798 in PA and married William WILKINSON; John b. 2 Feb 1800 in Greenbriar Co., VA, married Eleanor GRAVES 1821 in Jackson Co., OH and died 18 Aug 1879 in Quitman, MO; Barbara b. 16 Sept 1801 married Abraham MOATS on 18 May 1820 in Jackson Co., OH; Henry by 23 Sept 1803 and died 23 Sept 1848; George born 19 March 1804; Rebecca b. 29 May 1808 in Greenebrier Co., VA, married 30 March 1825 in Jackson Co. OH to Gasper BOGARD. She died 31 Jan 1899 in Montezuma, Poweshiek, IA (these are my 3rd. great grandparents); Catherine b. 23 July 1810; Mary b. 21 Aug 1813 married a MILLER; Lester b. 23 Nov 1815 and married a COAN; Delitha b. 3 March 1817 and married Phillip ARGANBRIGHT; Leonard b. 9 Nov 1819 and d. 6 Sept 1836. He is buried in Liberty TWP, Ross Co., OH. This information is from Ross Co., OH Families, Vol. III 1982 by the Ross Co. Genealogical Society submitted by Darlene Robinson who lived in Oakland, CA at the time. Susan Peters Zmrzel, P.O. Box 10097, Ft. Mojave, AZ 86427
DATE: 11/26/1996 SUBMITTER: Caryl Simpson
SURNAMES: JACOBS, TREXLER, STROPES, SOUTHWORTH
Would like to communicate with anyone researching John JACOBS and wife Susannah TREXLER of Franklin Twp. Also trying to attache Maria (Minerva) STROPES, b. ca. 1822, to the correct STROPES family--probably one of the sons of John and Eleanor Fox STROPES. Maria (Minerva) married Leonard JACOBS, son of the above John. Also need info on Jemima BENNETT JACOBS SOUTHWORTH, (b. ca 1770-d.aft. 1853 Pike Co.)mother of John Jacobs and daughter of Charles Jacobs of Scioto Co. Second marriage to Leonard SOUTHWORTH.
DATE: 11/26/1996 SUBMITTER: Sandra Nunley
SURNAMES: NOEL, CLARK
James NOEL b 2 Jan 1811 in Virginia, md Mary Ann "Polly" Clark 2 Dec 1841. Mary Ann died 25 Jan 1863. They had a daughter Susan Lucy NOEL b 22 Jan 1847 in Jackson, Jackson, OH. If you have information on this family, contact me at sandra.nunley@comcast.net.
DATE: 11/26/1996 SUBMITTER: Mary Campbell
SURNAMES: ROACH, OLIVER
I am looking for imformation on Martha Ann Roach who married James Sherman Oliver 0n 1-1890 in Jackson county, Ohio. So far I only know that Martha had a uncle name Jerry and Milton Roach. I am sure their was more but I do not know the rest. Hope somebody may know something about the Roach or Oliver family.
DATE: 11/26/1996 SUBMITTER: Susan Noel
SURNAMES: YEARIAN
Looking for information on Yearian family in Jackson Co. Am related to Asa Isham Yearian from 1800's. Would like to correspond and share info on this line in genealogy.
DATE: 11/26/1996 SUBMITTER: Jeanie Reed
SURNAMES: REED, SMITH
Searching for info on Jeremiah REED and family. Jeremiah b. 1795, VT, married in Jackson Co., OH, to Sarah SMITH. Sometime between 1820 and 1840 they were in Scioto Co; children were: Anson, b. 1820, Joseph Smith, b. 1824, Mary Ann, b. 1827, Stephen R., b. 1832. Would like to have historical info on family activites, etc, as I have the dates and names.
DATE: 11/19/1996 SUBMITTER: Ron Woody
SURNAMES: BLACKHART, WOODY, SPURRIER
Looking for information on Katie Blackhart, born 1880 in Colorado but raised in Jackson County. Katie married Pearley WOODY in 1897 in Jackson County. Her parents were John H. BLACKHART and Rachel C. SPURRIER married in 1869 in Jackson County. John BLACKHART'S parents were Bartley BLACKHART and Martha WALTERS. Pearley WOODY'S parents were John WOODY and ELLEN ???.
DATE: 11/19/1996 SUBMITTER: Mary Campbell
SURNAMES: OLIVER, FALKNER
My Great grandfather James Sherman Oliver married a Martha Ann Oliver on 1-22-1890 in Jackson Ohio. Henderson Oliver married Harriet Falkner in 8-1857 also Jackson Ohio. Would like to know if any one knows anything about this family.
DATE: 11/19/1996 SUBMITTER: Kevin Neese
SURNAMES: SEAY
Seeking info on William Benjamin SEAY (b. 10 Sept 1838 in Jackson Co, OH, m. 14 Dec 1865 in Jackson Co, OH, d. 12 June 1906 in Missouri) and his wife Elizabeth (Lizzie) ROBERTS (b. 22 Sept 1839 in WV, d. 1 Mar 1934 in Missouri). He served in the 36th Regiment of Ohio Veteran Infantry during Civil War. They had seven children, several born in Ohio (Jackson and Vinton Co). His parent Benjamin Seay and Mildred Shepard. Her parents Humphrey Roberts and Sarah Hughs (of Wales). My line is from their son Albert Benjamin Seay (b. 28 Mar 1872 in Vinton Co, OH).
DATE: 11/19/1996 SUBMITTER: Marlene Bostrom
SURNAMES: JACOBS
I'm looking for information on Leonard JACOBS who was married in Jackson Co. 13 Jan 1843 to Maria (Minerva). Children: Sarah, Peter, William W., Letisha, Unity, Cornelius, Benjamin F. Lilly Bell.
DATE: 11/15/1996 SUBMITTER: Eirwyn Davies
SURNAMES: SHADRACH
Shadrach was the surname of four siblings who emigrated from here, in Wales, around the 1840's and settled in the vicinity of Oak Hill. Is there anyone else searching this surname ?
DATE: 11/13/1996 SUBMITTER: Randy McKeever
SURNAMES: MCGHEE, PAGE
I am looking for information concerning Lively McGHEE and his wife Winney (Thompson) McGHEE and their 4 children ( 3 males and 1 female). The family appeared in the 1830 Census. They moved to Jackson Co Ohio from Monroe County W.Virginia. His will is listed the Ohio Will & Estate to 1850 the Will# 1843. We believe that the female was my gr gr gr grandmother. We believe the daughter is Nancy Ann McGHEE who married Alfred J.Page in Jackson Co on July 4, 1835. Anyone who might have additional information concerning the McGHEES and the PAGES who would be willing to share with me would be greatly appreciated. Randy McKeever, 1945 Hillcrest Drive Coshocton, Ohio 43812.
DATE: 11/13/1996 SUBMITTER: John D. Butts
SURNAMES: BUTTS
Looking for any information relating to the family of JOHN BUTTS. The only information I have is from his son William's death certificate. That information says that William's father was John Butts, mother unknown, and that William Roscoe Butts was born in Jackson County, Ohio on March 19, 1866; however his age at death was given as 62 years, 2 months and 11 days. Considering that he died May 30, 1931, this would put his birth date at March 19, 1869. John Butts is my Great Grandfather, William Roscoe is my Grandfather, and William Isaac Butts is my father. I know that William Roscoe moved to KY and married Sallie Brown, where William Isaac was born. Any help with William Roscoe or John Butts would certainly be appreciated.
DATE: 11/13/1996 SUBMITTER: David Phillips
SURNAMES: PHILLIPS, PHILIPS, POOR, OSTON or OASTON
Thomas M. PHILLIPS b. 1770 Dorchester Co. MD d. 12 Jul 1846 m. Mary Whitley b. 1 Jan 1771 d. 10 Apr 1837 came to Jefferson Co. OH in 1812 and moved to Milton Twp. Jackson Co. OH in 1819. Thomas M. is known to have the following children, Thomas b. 13 Jan 1800 d. 16 Aug 1886 m. Sarah Hetrick, son b. 1805, James W. b. 1808 m. Sarah b. 1815. Thomas M. parents are thought to be John PHILLIPS and Mary Mitchell and also possibly also lived in Jackson Co. Thomas M. grandparents are thought to be John PHILLIPS and Zebulon Mitchell, Zebulon supposedly lived 105 years. Based on diary entries from 1880, Thomas M. granddaughters possibly married into the POOR and Oaston or Oston families. Looking for information to expand on the above. E-Mail or 4164 E. Mound St., Columbus, OH 43227-1761 or phone 614-231-8061.
DATE: 11/13/1996 SUBMITTER: Rhea Gordley
SURNAMES: CHEEK, BURTON
Seeking information about John CHEEK, believed to be living in Jackson Co., Ohio at the time of his death. He was the son of Billy and "Mint" COOK CHEEK. He had a brother named Jim and two sisters, Julie and Ellie. Ellie also lived in the Jackson area and married a BURTON. I would like to be in contact with the family as well.
DATE: 11/13/1996 SUBMITTER: Allen Richmond
SURNAMES: COTTLE, LLOYD
I'm searching for information regarding these Jackson County individuals: John A COTTLE m. 26 Mar 1879 Sarah LLOYD. Any help will be greatly appreciated! Thanks!
DATE: 11/13/1996 SUBMITTER: Allen Richmond
SURNAMES: WHALEY, WILSON, BURROWS
I'm searching for any information about Silas WHALEY (b Dec 1820/Jackson Co). Silas married (1) Margaret (WILSON) WHALEY (her 2nd marriage) 07 May 1843 in Pike Co; (2) Nancy BURROWS 24 Jan 1872 at Greenfield, Highland Co OH. Silas's children: (1) Rachel, William, James, George and Dick; (2) Garlinda Jane, Mary, David and Lidey. Any help will be greatly appreciated! Thanks!
DATE: 11/13/1996 SUBMITTER: Bill Radcliff
SURNAMES: RADCLIFF
I am looking for any earlier information on Felix Radcliff. He purchased land in Jackson County on March 10, 1836. Sec 13, Twp 6N, Range 18W, 38.45 acres. Doc 4323. I am particularly interested in has birth date and the names of his parents.
DATE: 11/4/1996 SUBMITTER: Daryl Polley
SURNAMES: APPLEGATE, SPRIGGS
Looking for information on Richard Applegate and Rebecca Spriggs. They married in Scioto County Ohio April 1, 1847, moved to Greenup County Kentucky about 1848, and Campbell County Kentucky about 1856. In the late 1870s, the entire family disappears except for daughter Margaret Applegate who stayed with husband John Robinson in Campbell County Kentucky. Looking for information on the family both prior to 1847 and after 1876. Need parents of both Richard Applegate and Rebecca Spriggs. One document says Rebecca was born in Jackson County Ohio.
DATE: 11/4/1996 SUBMITTER: Donna Radcliff
SURNAMES: RADCLIFF, SKINNER, ROBERTS, JONES, MCCABE, SHIFLET
Seeking others researching the RADCLIFF, SKINNER, ROBERTS, Owen JONES, MCCABE, and SHIFLET families of Jackson Co. I have gotten back as far as John RADCLIFF and Elija SKINNER who were in Liberty and Washington townships. Any info appreciated.
DATE: 10/16/1996 SUBMITTER: Lois Masters
SURNAMES: BRUNTON
Seeking information on children of John Wesley Brunton born 28 Aug 1859 in Jackson Co., Ohio; married Viola Ellen Souder 20 Dec 1888 in Blair, Washington, Nebraska. John Wesley Brunton was son of Henry Brunton and Harriette Stiffler. Need information on children of John and Viola: Mildren Iola; Ethel Muriel b 27 Oct 1890; Henry Carrol born 27 Dec 1892; Sylvia Cecil born 22 Oct 1895; Lois Vivian born 19 Oct 1902; Stanley Ervin born 23 Jan 1905; and Edith May born 20 Sep 1908. All children born in Nebraska - but what county?
DATE: 10/09/1996 SUBMITTER: A Evelyn Mueller
SURNAMES: MARK
I am searching for information on parents and/or siblings of Jacob Mark, b.16 Mar 1786 Maryland or West Virginia. d. 16 Dec 1857 Bloomfield Township, Jackson Co., OH and is buried in the Pattonsville Cemetery, Jackson, OH. m. 1813, Anna Young,b. 1796 Maryland, d. 21 Jan 1874 Richland Co., WI They were my GGGrandparents. Any info would be appreciated.
DATE: 10/07/1996 SUBMITTER: Dennis Mansker
SURNAMES: KINCAID
Isaiah Kincaid, b. Jackson Co., 17 Apr 1812, d. Clay Co, IL, 1 Oct 1865. He had two brothers, James & George. Who were the parents of the three Kincaid brothers? A Robert Kincaid turns up in some early records, but can anyone provide the connection? I have been trying to find this one for years.
DATE: 10/07/1996 SUBMITTER: Tina Marks
SURNAMES: HURST
Trying to locate the parents/family of David S. Hurst who was born on 04-30-1875 in Jackson County Ohio! Any help is greatly appreciated!
DATE: 10/07/1996 SUBMITTER: Sigrid S Merry
SURNAMES: EVANS, JONES, DAVIS
Looking for descendants of John N Jones b 5/8/1829 in Cardiganshire, Wales d. 7/17/1874 CM Oak Hill m. Ann Davis d.3/14/1881... Landed in NY 7/4/1840. Listed in the Lawrence Co 1850 Census as Johnes Family. began: Evan N Jones 21, Mary Jones 20, John Jones 18, Paul Jones 12, Margaret Jones 9, Jane N Jones 5, William Jones 3. **Later lived at Washington Sta in Jackson Co. Jane N Jones m. John O Evans and lived in Jackson OH.
DATE: 10/04/1996 SUBMITTER: Karen Summers King
SURNAMES: SUMMERS, THOMAS
Looking for any info on: Summers and Thomas families.
DATE: 9/18/1996 SUBMITTER: John McClure
SURNAMES: JOHNSON
Looking for information on my grandfather, Howard Taft Johnson, or his brother, Benjamin Harrison Johnson. I know that one, or both of them were born in Wellston, and that one of their birth dates was April 21, 1907.
DATE: 9/11/1996 SUBMITTER: Ronald Woody
SURNAMES: WOODY
Looking for information on my 2nd great grandparents John and Ellen Woody. Any information you can send would be appreciated. I have a record of them on the 1880 Ohio census in Jackson County.
DATE: 9/11/1996 SUBMITTER: Teresa Weston
SURNAMES: GILL, JENKINS, MASTERS
I would be interested in any information from Jackson County relating to the Jenkins' family from Ray, Ohio, also the following surnames: Gill (from the Jackson area -- Fourmile area) (German Family), Masters (from the Jackson area -- Fourmile area) (unknown origin)
DATE: 9/03/1996 SUBMITTER: Randy Sue McKeever
SURNAMES: MCKEEVER, DEMPSEY, DOWD
I am researching my husband's family, MC KEEVER. Dan born in Oak Hill (Jackson Co) in 1854 and is buried in Elk Cemetery in McArthur with his wife CATHERINE DEMPSEY. He started the McArthur Brick Plant with several others. He had 1 son DANIEL A. MCKEEVER, the only living child of his marriage with Catherine. Dan possibly married an OLIVE DOWD in 1905? Any children? He moved to Perry Co to start another brick plant and it was destoyed in the 1913 flood. We know he was 1 of 8 brothers and 2 sisters. Parents are not known..anyone know? We believe he had a brother THOMAS MCKEEVER born in Berlin Crossroads and is buried in Keenan Cemetery in Jackson County. We have been told that were 3-5 McKEEVER brothers who immigrated from Ireland and that Dan and Thomas is one of the brothers' children. Does anyone know any of the siblings, parents, place of origin? Thomas died in 1887 and Dan in 1945. We are also interested in any personal stories someone might recall as well. E-mail or 1945 Hillcrest Drive Coshocton, Ohio 43812.
DATE: 9/03/1996 SUBMITTER: Danny Burchette
SURNAMES: MALONE, WOLLAM
Seeking information on William MALONE and Christinia (Tina) WOLLAM, They were the parents of Mary Magdelene MALONE, John MALONE, and Rhoda MALONE, Mary married William Ross KAUFMAN, Rhoda married Charles FRENCH of Davisville, and John married a woman named Eve, John and Eve lived in Grove City, Ohio.
DATE: 8/26/1996 SUBMITTER: Jerry Brumwell
SURNAMES: SHOOK
The relatives on my mother's side are from Jackson County Ohio. There was a shook hollow around Coalton. My mother's uncle's name was Wayne Shook who died within the last 15 years. He has a son named Dan Shook. I have traced the shooks back to Zebedee Wilson Shook. I believe that he and his brother walked 100 miles to join the Union Army. I believe that he was an early settler in Ohio.
DATE: 8/25/1996 SUBMITTER: Kathy WHIPPLE
SURNAMES: DANIELS, DAVIS
Margaret Ann DANIELS, daug. of Joseph and Nancy Ann Dunlavy DANIELS, b.ca.1849 Marion twp,Pike Co OH d. 28 Jul 1908 Scioto twp,Jackson Co OH married 10 Mar 1870 Pike Co OH to Alexander T. DAVIS b. 1848 OH d.? Resided in Scioto twp, Jackson Co OH. Children: William Joseph b.1871; Minerva "Jennie" b.1876; and Verdella b.1883. Maggie's brother, Joseph DANIELS b.ca.1854, living next door in 1880 census. Seeking descendants to share information.
DATE: 8/19/1996 SUBMITTER: Laura Davis
SURNAMES: SHARP, JOHNSON
I am looking for any info on George Sharp, born in Jackson County, Coalton, Ohio. He was born on 1/1/1900 and died 8/16/1966. He married Alma Johnson and they had 4 or 5 children..Jerry, Donna, Orville, and Avenelle. Alma Johnson (my grandmother) was born in Garner Kentucky to Sarah (Sexton) Johnson and Arch Johnson. Arch Johnson was born in Sheridan, Ohio. His father's name was Booker Johnson and he was born in Virginia. Sarah (Sexton) Johnson was born in Leicher Kentucky. I am looking for an obituary for my grandmother Alma Sharp. I know she was alive up until 1988. She resided in Willoughy, Ohio where she raised her children. ANY help would be GREATLY appreciated!!
DATE: 8/7/1996 SUBMITTER: Robert E. Page
SURNAMES: PAGE, McGHEE
I AM ESPECIALLY INTERESTED IN AN ALFRED J. PAGE , MARRIED NANCY ANN McGHEE ,JULY 4, 1835 IN JACKSON CO OHIO, LIVED IN VINTON CO. CLINTON TWP. RUDDS MILL IN THE 1860 CENSUS, BUT ALFRED DOESN`T SHOW UP IN ANY CENSUS AFTER THIS, COULD HAVE BEEN KILLED IN THE CIVIL WAR?? Also interested in his parents , could have come from Va. or Ma., not sure which. Alfred lived in Meigs co, before settling in Vinton co, Nancy lived in Jackson co, Ohio with her parents for a while after they had moved from Monroe co. Va. I am interested in either Alfred`s or Nancy`s parents, and sibblings, if you have run across any info it would be greatly appreciated. I am also willing to share what I have on any of the above surnanes I listed.
DATE: 7/23/1996 SUBMITTER: Carolyn Gibbons
SURNAMES: GILLISPIE, CORBETT
Looking for information. Rose GILLISPIE was living in Jackson Co in 1900 and married very shortly after that to Shelby CORBETT. They had 3 children (Barrett, Clay and "Biddie" - probably Bridget) before she died between 1910 and 1915 when her hair caught on fire when she was leaning over the stove, cooking.
DATE: 7/23/1996 SUBMITTER: D. Eric Walters
SURNAMES: KOBLENTZ, JENKINS
Looking for information about Henry KOBLENTZ, who died 12 Aug 1906 in Jackson Co. (possibly in a mining accident?). He was married to Margaret Ellen JENKINS. Their three children, Henry Addison, Carl, and Sarah, were born in Jackson Co. in the 1890's, I believe.
DATE: 7/18/1996 SUBMITTER: Robert Bickham
SURNAMES: DANIELS, EUBANKS, NALLY
Searching for information and living relatives of Madison Daniels died Jackson County Abt 1849, Daughter Ursula married George W. Eubanks of Jackson County. Madison's wife was Martha Nally also of Jackson County and the daughter of Moses Nally. Other children of Madison Daniels: James Madison, son born June 28, 1848, Eunice, daughter born July 22, 1841 and Sara Jane, daughter born Feb 25, 1844.
DATE: 7/16/1996 SUBMITTER: Pat Grout
SURNAMES: COOPER, JARNIGAN, RAINS
I am looking for information on Jacob COOPER and Nancy JARNIGAN whose daughter, Sarah COOPER (b. Sep 8 1791; d. 1894) married John RAINS, Sr., (Sept. 23, 1813). Their son, John RAINS, Jr. was born Jan 15, 1821 in Jackson, OH.
DATE: 7/13/1996 SUBMITTER: Wally Garchow
SURNAMES: PITSENBARGER
Want information on the Philip PITSENBARGER and family listed on the 1820 Jackson Co. census. Descendants or interested individuals please reply.
DATE: 7/9/1996 SUBMITTER: Charles R. Weese
SURNAMES: VANCE, WEESE
Looking for info on Perry Vance who married Margaret A. Weese. He was born 1 Nov 1821 and died 25 Dec 1882.

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