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BENDER posted by Priscilla Caris on Sunday, March 1, 1998

Please add to the previously submitted information about Private John L. BENDER, Co. A, 104th OVI, the fact that he is buried in Glendale Cemetery in Akron.

CHAPMAN, TAGGART posted by Christopher Hutchins on Sunday, March 1, 1998

CHAPMAN and TAGGART families that used to live in the Summit and Stark counties during the 1830's???? here is what I know so far: Hezekiah Chapman lived in Akron, Ohio in 1880 born 1828 married Martha Pickham - son : George Alfred Chapman born may 25, 1871 died november 6, 1943 in IL. married Minnie Taggart in 1899 daughter of Iasic Taggart and Lona Fulton.. both families lived in the Massillon area in the early 1900's/... that is all I know, more information would be appreicated.. thanks

KAUFMAN, KREIGBAUM, KREIGHBAUM, MILLS, PHILLIPS, PRESSLER, SHOLTZ, SPADE posted by Timothy F. Mills on Sunday, March 1, 1998

PHILLIPS, PRESSLER, KAUFMAN, KREIGBAUM, MILLS, SHOLTZ, SPADE: I am researching the ancestors and descendants of my gg-grandfather, Samuel R. Phillips, who is buried in the Milheim United Church of Christ Cemetery. His son, Benjamin Franklin Phillips, married Christiana Crumrine (date unknown) in Centre County, Pennsylvania, and they had 15 children. They moved to the Milheim area in Summit County sometime in the 1880s(?). The children were: John Christopher Phillips (dob 29 Dec. 1869); Ellen Seclista Phillips (dob 1 Feb. 1871, md. A. J. KREIGHBAUM); Sarah Edith Phillips (dob 23 May 1872, md. Harvey Calvin PRESSLER); Emma May Phillips (dob 11 Oct. 1873, md. C. SPADE); Catherine Cordelia Phillips (born and died 1874); William Henry Phillips (born and died 1876); Phoebe Estella Phillips (dob 28 Jan. 1878, md. Lewis James MILLS); Susan Nora Phillips (dob 30 May 1879, md. Robert Henry PRESSLER); Blanche Regina Phillips (dob 27 October 1880, md. Herman SHOLTZ); George Calvin Phillips (born and died 1882); Charles Samuel Phillips (born and died 1885); Clara Elsie Phillips (dob 25 Oct. 1886, md. Edward KAUFMAN); James Arthur Phillips (dob 15 July 1888, md. Mae Unknown); Oliver Franklin Phillips (dob 16 Dec. 1890, md. Bertha Unknown); and Thomas J. Phillips (born and died 1892). Christiana died 18 March 1892, at age 44, presumably from complications of child birth. Any help would be appreciated.

GOWDY, KREITZBURG, OFTEN posted by Charlie Often on Sunday, March 1, 1998

Researching the KREITZBURG families of Allegany Co MD and Somerset Co PA. In a 1926 obituary notice of my gr-mother Anna [KREITZBURG] OFTEN, survivors included a Mrs Vernon GOWDY of Akron OH, a sibling that I was unaware of. Other children were Henry, George, John, and Julie Weslow. I would like to correspond with descendants of Mrs Vernon [KREITZBURG] GOWDY or have someone locate this family in 1920, 1910, 1900, census and offer me the results.

WAGGAMON posted by on Thursday, March 5, 1998

I am looking for any info on Jack Darrell WAGGAMON Born 09/14/25 died 01/11/64

NICHOLS posted by Ray Downing, on Thursday, March 5, 1998

Would like the following posted on the Summit county Query page: Trying to trace the family of Calob NICHOLS, b. 1788 in Mass. Married Amanda ? born 1797 in Mass. Family appears in the 1850 census in Twinsburg, Summit Co. Children of Calob and Amanda: Hannah A. Nichols, b. 4 May 1834 in Twinsburg, d. 21 Jun 1907, Franklin, OH Oscar A. Nichols, b. 1835, Twinsburg Sarah A. Nichols, b. 1840 Twinsburg Hannah A. Nichols, my gt grandmother, m. Josiah Clark Redfield abt. 1858, and they removed to Allen County, Kansas. Anyone have a line on anyone in this family? Thanks and good luck to all on your searching!

MOSSER, STAUFFER posted by Wanda Muncey Gant on Thursday, March 5, 1998

MOSSER, Henry Nox born 1848 Breinigsville, PA wife STAUFFER, Mary Katherine born 1846 New Brighton, PA daughter MOSSER, Ida born 1876 Mt. Vernon, Ohio daughter MOSSER, Mary born 1881 Mt. Vernon, Ohio son MOSSER, Henry Hollis born 1886 Akron, Ohio family came to TN where they died after 1900.

HARRIS, MCROBIE, WILDMAN posted by Bonnie L. Keyser on Thursday, March 5, 1998

Looking for information about the WILDMAN family.William William and family are listed in the 1920 census for Summit County Wife name Maude MCROBIE also list is brother in law Martin MCROBIE and a Son in law Walter HARRIS and William's children.All help locating information on this family is appreciated very much.Thanks

LAMB, WILLARD posted by Mike Lamb on Thursday, March 5, 1998

Surnames, LAMB, WILLARD, Second wife of Joseph LAMB, Clora WILLARD LAMB, died at Boston Hts., Summit Co. January 1856. Any info will help. Who was she living with? Where is she buried? Anyone with knowledge of a family history written on WILLARD family by Joseph LAMB.Thanks,

posted by Stacie Morr on Thursday, March 5, 1998

I am looking for any information on Rosie SCHOECK & William EVERHARD ..they were witnesses at my grandfather's baptism and confirmation...at the First German Church of Akron. he was baptised 11-1-1889

HALL, KIRSTAHLER posted by Gayle Hall Winslow on Thursday, March 5, 1998

I am looking for anyone researching this uncommon name. I have loads of info I can share but would like to fill in some blanks. I would also like to correspond with any lost KIRSTAHLER cousins. My line: Jacob KIRSTAHLER b. 1739 Johann Jacob b. 11 Dec 1773 Jacob b. 21 Oct 1812 George Joseph b. 6 Nov 1852 Louisa Clara HALL nee KIRSTAHLER b. 12 Mar 1892 I know George K. had 13 children all born in Summit Co. OH. With all those children there should be hundreds of KIRSTAHLERs around now! If you know of any, please pass on this message! Thanks.


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