Posted Queries for February 1997
Will share information on Peter WEBBER (1779/1868) of Boardman, Mahoning Co,
OH, and his children who lived in Deerfield and Atwater, Portage Co, OH.
Would like to contact anyone interested in the family history for the following
Youngstown families: 1) John and Margaret ROSSER, parents of 14 children, 12
who remained in the US around 1900-1940. According to family history, Margaret
Rosser had a coal tipple (near the end of the "Sharon Line" whatever that
means...?)& grocery store until they were lost in the Depression. There are
a lot of ROSSERs from this one family, and I have much family history to share
with those interested! 2) Dorine ROSSER m Edison CLARK. 3) David DAVIS m Louisa
ROSSER. 4) Leola BENJAMIN m Robert ROSSER. 5) McCLAIN--family moved to
Youngstown from New Castle PA during the late 1920's.
Looking for married names of my grandmother's sisters. My grandmother was
Arminta Pearl NEFF, b 1 Sep 1884, m Thomas William HARRIS. Her sisters were:
May M., b Mar 1883; Lena B., b Jun 1887; and Edith J., b May 1894. Their
parents were Harriet RICHARDS and John Wallace NEFF. All the daughters were
born in Mahoning Co, prob in Austintown.
Looking for any info on the surname FOGTH. The 1850 census lists a Mary FOGTH,
18 yrs old, living in Southington, Trumbull Co, OH. There were also other
FOGTHs living in Trumbull Co, and PA. Their names were Peter, Margaret, James,
Edward, Jacob,& Catherine. Would like any info on the persons above or any
others with that surname.
Seeking info on: Paul LUCAS, b ca 1857, Germany; Otto F.B. LUCAS; George or
Marius LUCAS; or Leo N. LUCAS. Paul lived in Cleveland, OH, as late as 1893.
Paul's son, Leo, b 1881, Cleveland, OH, left Cleveland to work in Youngstown, d
1947; m Eda WITT, d 1958. They had no children. Any info will be greatly
Seeking ancestors on the following: Mitchell WATKINS, b abt 1866/67, Mahoning
Co, OH, m Minnie WILKINSON, b London, England. I don't believe she came to USA
alone. Any info would be greatly appreciated.
Looking for info on Francis (Frank) LOWRY, b 26 Apr 1873, Youngstown, OH,&
his wife Lida BAYLISS. Around the 1890's he was in Newport News, VA. Before his
death he moved back to Columbus, Franklin Co, OH. Their six children are:
William Bayliss; Huck; Charles (Chuck); Gracie Alice, m MORAN; Jessica;&
Jim. Francis was the son of William LOWRY, b 10 Oct 1821, Beaver Co, PA, d 4
Jan 1904, Chesterfield Co, VA;& Cassandra HANNAN, b 23 May 1839, Wampan,
PA, d 22 May 1918, Richmond, VA.
Desire info on James BYERS, d 1847 Mahoning Co, OH; m Mary SMITH, b ca 1793,
VA. Had following children: Jennet, b 1812 Mahoning Co, OH, m Stephen B.
McKELVEY; John; Lucy; Henry B.; and Daniel P.
Looking for SCOTT, Robert Henry & OSBORNE, Lucy. Lived in or around
Seeking info on Hironimus J. WILL, b Aug 1822, listed on 1850 census in
Austintown, Mahoning Co, OH.
Looking for info on the following persons: Arthur Clayton HOOVER, b 27 Apr
1883, Berlin Center, Mahoning Co, OH; believed to be the son Clayton, b 7 Apr
1883 in Berlin Center to Rachael HOLEMAN with no father listed. In the 1900
census, Arthur was listed as a farm laborer in Salem, Goshen Twp, Mahoning Co,
OH for Lewis S. EARLEY. On 16 Nov 1901, he married Ida Caroline KOONS in
Beloit, OH, the daughter of James A. KOONS & Anne F. SHEARER. James &
Annie KOONS had the following children: Lorna (Naomi), m James GETZ; Samuel J.,
m Maude OLIVER; Harry; Margaret, m WAGNER;& Winfield D. Any information
would be greatly appreciated.
Mahoning Co. Queries, Surnames,& Researcher Index
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