USGenWeb Project Mercer County, Ohio, Genealogy


Queries: April 1997

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CRULL, SMITH posted by S. Crull on Thursday, April 3, 1997

Is there any information on Michael and Phoebe CRULL having any children. I believe this is the branch that we are trying to find. We are related to a Frank CRULL who married a Chloie SMITH and their son Gordon is my husband's father. We are trying to search the line.

FORTMAN, GELS posted by Gerald P. White on Sunday, April 6, 1997

Looking for information on Rosa Mary FORTMAN, born 24 Aug. 1857 in Fort Recovery, Ohio (Mercer Co.). She is my Great-grandmother. Married Herman GELS (born 1848 in Barwinkel, Germany) Rosa died on 10 Mar. 1923 in Norwood, Ohio. Seeking any information on the names FORTMAN or GELS in Mercer County.

BRANDON, SAMMETINGER posted by Bob Abraham on Monday, April 14, 1997

Mercer Co, 1850's - 1920. Searching for information on Harry (or Henry) BRANDON, married Fredonia SAMMETINGER in 1877, had one child Carl (1878-1907). Need to know when or where he was born and where and when he died.

AUKEY, BOWER, BOWMER, BUTLER, CRAMER, FOUTY, NEATE, NOLON, POLLOCK, WARD, YOUNG posted by Shea Baldock on Wednesday, April 16, 1997

John William NEATE b. 1880, d. Jun 2, 1963 in Van Wert married Lillie BUTLER b. Jan 23, 1889, d. Apr 29, 1963 in Van Wert. Parents of John are Thomas Bruce NEATE and Chrystal CRAMER. Parents of Lillie are Franklin BUTLER and Ella BOWER. Children of John and Lillie are (not sure of location unless specified): 1. Wanda b./d. 1909; 2. Clarence b. Nov 30, 1912/d. Jan 23 1987; 3. Harry Thomas b. 1914 in Liberty twp, Van Wert; 4. Ralph b. Nov 20, 1916/d. Sep 1980; 5. Glayds -m- NOLON b. Nov 20, 1920/d. Aug 1986; 6. Ethel Maxine -m- YOUNG (see below),-m- BOWMER, b. Oct 12 1923 in Ohio City, d. Nov 25, 1994 in Fairborn; 7. Orley b. Nov 20, 1925; 8. Ed b./d. 1927; 9. Doris -m- AUKEY,-m- CRAMER b. Jun 16, 1930. Lowell Henry YOUNG, b. Nov 18, 1910 in Van Wert, Died Jan 30, 1976 in Dayton. Was in Airforce for 20 years. Lived in St Marys at death -m- Ethel Maxine NEATE Nov. 1946 in Van Wert. Remarried Geneva WARD/POLLOCK in 1969. His parents were William W? YOUNG -m- Maude FOUTY. Have no other info on them. Lowell lived with Mr. and Mrs. G.W. FOUTY, his grandparents, in Van Wert. Not sure of dates, 1910-1976. Thank you in advance for any help you can give.

ANDERSON, BRANDON, BREWER, LOWE, MICHAEL, ROBESON posted by Tom Robeson on Wednesday, April 16, 1997

Looking for info on ggrandmothers family Sarah Jane MICHAEL d. Van Wert Co. m. Allen Pierson ROBESON on 5-14-1875 in Paulding Co. They had 2 ch. Noah Franklin ROBESON (m.Goldie May ANDERSON) and Mary Elizabeth ROBESON (m. Charles BREWER and Chester LOWE) Sarah had a son Thomas MICHAEL (buried IOOF Cemetery Convoy,OH) before she married Allen. Allen came from Darke Co. Did Sarah come from same area? Allen was m. before to Mary Jane BRANDON. Any info would be greatly appreciated.

ADAMS, BAKER, CRAIG, LARIMORE, PETRIE, YORK posted by Wally Garchow on Friday, April 18, 1997

Trying to locate descendants of Joseph YORK and Mary "Polly" BAKER who lived in Jefferson Twp, Mercer Co., OH, in 1860 census. I am particularly interested in their daughters: Nancy who married Andrew Jackson CRAIG (she was second wife); Delila who married George PETRIE (second marriage for both); Rebecca who married Robert LARIMORE; and Diadama who married Michael ADAMS (she was second wife). Have lots of YORK information to share.

LEHMAN posted by Mike Lehman on Saturday, April 19, 1997

LEHMAN: before 1800's in the co.'s of Fairfield, Perry and Mercer. Thank you

MCCAIN posted by A. E. McCain on Monday, April 21, 1997

My grandfather, Eli Alonzo MCCAIN, was born at Fort Recovery. He was the son of Peter Elliotte MCCAIN and the grandson of William MCCAIN. I am interested in learning more about the history of the MCCAIN family in western Ohio. I'd also like to identify the spy corps members [scouts] who served in General Anthony Wayne's expedition through western Ohio in the mid-1790s.

CHANCE, COPELAND, DANIELS, GERARD, MICHAEL, MORGAN, OGAN, POWERS, STEPHENS, WEAVER, WICAL, WIKLE, WILLIS posted by Emily Aulicino on Tuesday, June 25, 2003

Seeking information on Philip WIKLE/WICAL, b. 12 May 1779 Augusta Co, VA, and m. Anna MICHAEL, b. 18 Nov 1782 Augusta Co, VA. Anna was the dau of Frederick MICHAEL and Elizabeth --?--. Philip and Anna had: George who m. Hester OGAN; Mary M. who m. Isaac GERARD II; Elizabeth who m. Joseph COPELAND; Susannah who m. Evan OGAN; Sarah Mary who m. Philip STEPHENS; Anna who m. Reuben DANIELS; William H. who m. Elizabeth WEAVER; Philip who m. Mary Ann MORGAN; Catharine who m. George CHANCE; John Wesley; possibly Daniel who m. Ruth A. WILLIS; and possibly Rebecca who m. Snowden POWERS. Philip and Ann resided in Clinton and Greene Cos, OH, and descendants also lived in Mercer Co, OH, Bureau Co, IL, and Powqeshiek Co, IA. EmilyAulicino,
7814 SE 36th. Ave. Portland Or. 97202 THANKS

MILLER, WAGNER posted by Whitney Martinko on Wednesday, April 23, 1997

I am researching Reuben WAGNER, b 1855 in Ohio who married Clara Alice MILLER in 1877 in Fairfield Co, OH. She was born in 1858 in Fairfield Co. They moved to Mercer Co, OH between 1878 and 1880 and appear on the 1880 census in Hopewell Twp, Mercer Co. I know of only one living child, Alma B., b. 1879, and they may have had an Adam. Clara MILLER WAGNER was living in Celina in 1907. Would appreciate any info on descendants. Thanks!

FRITZ, SEIPEL posted by Karen --?-- on Thursday, April 24, 1997

George & Margaret (FRITZ) SEIPEL had the following children all born in Mercer County, Ohio between 1874-1883: Emma, Emil, Leo, Matilda, & Joseph. If any one as any info on this family please e-mail me.

DONOVAN posted by Dianne S. (Anselman) Donovan on Friday, April 25, 1997

Seeking decendants of Bevens DONOVAN (b ca 16 Jan 1807 in DE and died 16 Jan 1880 in Mercer County) and his wife Elizabeth DONOVAN (b ca 27 Mar 1813 in Sussex Co., DE and died 30 Oct 1895 in Mercer County). They were married in Sussex County, DE, on 27 August 1833.

HINES, SHUEY, UNDERWOOD posted by Jim Heath on Saturday, April 26, 1997

I am looking for information on Amos HINES and Nancy Ann UNDERWOOD who were born in York Co. PA and married in Clariton Twp., Marion Co., OH on July 5, 1831. I don't know his parents. Her parents were Elihu UNDERWOOD and Susannah SHUEY. Their children were: Elihu, Magdalene, Benjamin, Sara, George, Catherine, Mary E., Albert and Amos J.. I believe Albert was born March 23, 1847 in Dublin twp, Mercer County, OH. I don't know about the rest.



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