Vinton County Ohio Queries - January 2003 thru March 2004


DATE: 03/26/2004 SUBMITTER: Emil Lehenbauer
SURNAMES: McKee, Neblock, Hays
John HAYS married Adaline NEBLOCK in Guernsey co., Ohio and moved to McArthur, Vinton co., about 1840. Her sister, Jane NEBLOCK married Samuel MCKEE in Guernsey co., Ohio 1848 and moved to Vinton co. to be with her sister. They lived there until about 1860 and both families maved to South Homer Twp., Champaign co., Ill. where they finished out their lives. Would appreciate any information about these families! Email or P.O. Box 2235, Norman, Ok. 73070.
DATE: 03/26/2004 SUBMITTER: Louise
SURNAMES: POTTS, RALPH
On the 1900 Jackson Twp, Vinton Co, OH Census there is a couple, Charles F POTTS b: June 1876 & wife Charity L b: February 1882. In that same household there is Lucinda mother and Henry A brother. Need to know the parents of Charles, also Charity (her maiden name RALPH)?
DATE: 03/26/2004 SUBMITTER: Selma
SURNAMES: WALBURN, BROOKS, MONTGOMERY
Looking for information on Mary BROOKS, who was living with her daughter, Laura BROOKS, wife of Francis ERWIN in the 1870 Vinton County, Ohio Madison twp census. When did she die and where is she buried? She is Mary WALBURN MONTGOMERY BROOKS. She first md James MONTGOMERY, then to Lewis BROOKS. I believe she and Lewis BROOKS were divorced. I don't know if divorced James MONTGOMERY or not. Mary is a sister to my John WALBURN. Would like to exchange information.
DATE: 03/19/2004 SUBMITTER: Mary JoRedfern Finan
SURNAMES: REDFEARN
I am interested in the REDFEARN Family Cem. I belive it is located at US50 and SR683, Allensville. My 4-greatgrandfather was born there and I am trying to gather up all the information I can on the Redfearn's.
DATE: 03/19/2004 SUBMITTER: Sharon
SURNAMES: CRAM
Trying to learn more about the family of Daniel CRAM, an early pioneer of Vinton Co. He married Mary BLACKMAN in 1838. If you have any information about their children please contact me. Known children: James M., Axie Jane(Wallace), George Alfred(Lucinda Darr), Frank, Thomas, Sarah E.(Wagoner), Stephen S.(Alvira Holdren).
DATE: 03/04/2004 SUBMITTER: Carole Ziegler
SURNAMES: WEAVER, ZIEGLER, JOHNSON
Seeking information about Thomas J. WEAVER and wife Mary from Vinton Ohio. Thomas was born in Pennsylvania about 1807. I believe the the couple had the following children: 1-Robert Weaver born about 1827, 2-Margaret J Weaver born about 1829, 3-Thomas C Weaver born about 1831 married Mary Anne, 4-Hugh B Weaver born about 1833 may have married Cassandra, 5-Elizabeth Weaver born about 1837 married Levi B. Ziegler in Vinton, 6-Sarah Weaver born about 1839, 7-Reason Weaver about 1841 married Laura Viola Johnson in Vinton Ohio. I am willing to share all that I know about these people. Would love to know the maiden name of Thomas' wife Mary who died before 1880, probably in Vinton.
DATE: 03/04/2004 SUBMITTER: Peggy Phelps
SURNAMES: CABLE, BOLTON
Marriage of Edward CABLE and Ruth BOLTON; 1917 or early 1918. My grandparents BOLTONS live in hamden now but not for sure when they moved there.
DATE: 03/03/2004 SUBMITTER: Ruth Freeman
SURNAMES: FREEMAN, LEACH
George FREEMAN was in Manchester Township, Morgan Co., Ohio, on the 1850 Federal Census of Ohio. His parents, Daniel and Mahala FREEMAN, moved to Vinton Co. Daniel died abt. 1853 according to probate and his will. George FREEMAN, 25 yrs., was living in Vinton Co., Richland Twp., Allensville, Ohio, on the 1860 Federal Census of Ohio. He continued to live in this area until his death in in possibly Newark, Ohio, abt 1914. He was married 4 times. His 2nd wife was Hester Catherine LEACH. We assume he married her in Vinton Co. Hester was possibly born in Jackson Co., Ohio, the daughter of Emanuel LEACH and Rachel.
DATE: 03/03/2004 SUBMITTER: Kevin Faulk
SURNAMES: FAULK
Searching for any other known relatives of Williard E. FAULK Sr. (cousins, half brother, uncles etc.)
DATE: 03/03/2004 SUBMITTER: Rick Ellis
SURNAMES: MCGLOTHLIN
I am looking for ancestor background on McGlothlins buries in Vinton County.
DATE: 03/03/2004 SUBMITTER: Tom Anderson
SURNAMES: GIRTY, GERTY
Looking for a death certificates of Timothy b. 1835 and Mary b. 1840 GIRTY (GERTY) migrated from Tralee or Trilee, Ireland. They made their home at first in Clinton Township, Vinton County. They were my Great Great Grandparents. Hubert b. 1861 was their son who married Margaret Susan NEWMAN. Hubert and Margaret had two daughters...Goldie b. 17 Sep 1891 in Vinton, Vinton County and Marie Margaret b. 1895 in Hamden, Vinton County. Tom Anderson, 172 Hartford Court, Lima, Ohio 45805.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Colleen White
SURNAMES: CRAIG, KELCH, BROWN
I am looking for any information on my great-great grandfather Henry Brown CRAIG. He was born in 1836 in Clinton, Vinton, Ohio. I believe his parents were Thomas CRAIG and Mary BROWN. I'm also looking for any information on Henry's wife, Sophie KELCH.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: David Peter Nephi De Long
SURNAMES: MOORE, POTTER
I am researching my great-grandfather James Russell MOORE born in Vinton County, Ohio in 1827, married to Elizabeth Carter POTTER, born in Virginia on 23 July, 1830. Married in Perry County, OH on 24 APR 1851. He died at home in Crooksville, Perry, OH in Nov, 1892. Three children: William Thompson MOORE, born 29 JAN 1852 in Perry County, OH, buried 29 OCT 1936, married Sarah Frances MILLER; Charles M. MOORE, born 12 JAN 1860 and died 17 JUN 1860; Addie (never Ada nor Adda) May MOORE (my paternal grandmother), born 29 OCT 1861 in Pleasantville, Perry, OH, married George Washington DE LONG on 8 APR 1884 in Perry County, and died 21 DEC 1952 in Evansvaille, IN at her daughter's home.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Craig Midkiff
SURNAMES: SAUNDERS
Looking for any info on George Knopp SAUNDERS from the Vinton county area in Ohio.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Colwell Dutch
SURNAMES: MILLER, COLWELL
Searching for anything about a grandfather from Vinton County ca 1800-1840. Also a James MILLER.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Sharon Siens Peery
SURNAMES: SIENS, SINES, ERVIN
My ggg-grandparents, John and Elizabeth ERVIN SIENS, came to Vinton Co., Harrison Twp., in the late 1850's. They both died in the 1860's and are buried at Log Pile Church Cemetery. Looking for information on ERVINS in Vinton Co. as well as SIENS or SINES descendants. Both John and Elizabeth were born in VA and lived for many years in Guernsey Co. Their daughters married into the BURNS, HILL, HARRIS and IRWIN families.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Elmer Thorn
SURNAMES: ANDERSON, THORN
I am looking for information on Griffith ANDERSON, and any of his family. James ANDERSON, his son was my G G Grandfather. So far I have found he had son James, Griffith (possibly Grafton ?), Joseph and Joel and a daughter Clarinda that married George ZINN. I know there were other daughters and possibly another son or two. Anyone reseaching this family?
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Karol Johnson
SURNAMES: JENNINGS, GRIMES
I'm looking for information on Amelia GRIMES, Erwin JENNING married Oct. 31, 1850, Vinton County.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Steve Sirback
SURNAMES: MCKENZIE, RIFFLE
I am looking for any information I can find on Juanita MCKENZIE (My Great-Grandmother who died 2/1/1948) her parents and grandparents, she was married to William "Bill" RIFFLE. Any information on his family would be appreciated also.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: William McDowell
SURNAMES: BABB
My great grand father was Alexander S. BABB and my great grandmother was Maria GRAVES. They were married in Vinton County in 1878. They are buried in Brown Chaple Cemetary in Clarksburg, Ross County. My grandmother, Ida BABB was their daughter. I know Robert BABB, who owned a farm in Eagle Twp. was Alexander's father and Elisabeth was his mother but I don't know Elisabeth's family or where they came from. Also, I don't know Robert's family history. I know Maria's parent's were William and Catherine GRAVES. They also owned a farm in Eagle Twp. but I don't know anyting else about them. I know there many Babbs and Graves in Vinton County and I am hoping someone may be able to fill in the blanks.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Christi McCormick O'Connor
SURNAMES: MCCORMICK
Looking for information about Raysville, Vinton Co., Ohio. Also seen spelled Rayzville. I believe it is along the Jackson Co., line. I'm told there was also, at one time, a town called McCormick in either Jackson or Vinton Co. Anyone know? Also interested in a J. H. MCCORMICK who is listed as the first postmaster of Raysville. Any help? Additionally, I'm looking for info about a mine cavein that occurred about 1881 and any MCCORMICKs involved. Names like Isaiah, Ebenezer, Charles H., Reuben, Thomas, Louis Hezekiah in the MCCORMICK lines.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Christi McCormick O'Connor
SURNAMES: MCCORMICK, DUFFY
I'm trying to reach Vicki who submitted a query regerding Lillie A. MCCORMICK and her marriage to Samuel S. DUFFY. Vicki's e-mail address is bad and I have the info she is looking for! Lillie (Lylia) A. MCCORMICK is the daughter of Ebenezer J. MCCORMICK. Ebenezer is living in Harrison Twp, Vinton Co., OH in 1880 and Lylia is age 12. 30 households (4 pages) away is the family of 17yo Samuel S. DUFFY. Here's hoping Vicki finds this and anyone else connected to this family. I have info on Ebenezer's brothers, also in Vinton Co. in 1880 - Charles H., Isaiah H., and Louis Hezekiah MCCORMICK.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Joan Cole
SURNAMES: SUDLOW, LILLIE, CRAIG
Need copies of original documents or certified records of George SUDLOW married to Lucy Louisa LILLIE both died in Vinton Co., Brown twp. George Oct 1892, Lucy in May 1870. George married second wife Sarah CRAIG in Vinton Co. 1875. George left a will according to newspaper Nov.1892.
DATE: 02/16/2004 SUBMITTER: Pete VanBibber
SURNAMES: VANBIBBER SCHOOL
Just looking for info on the VanBibber school in Knox Twp. or anyone who attended there.
DATE: 01/14/2004 SUBMITTER: Alan Welch
SURNAMES: MILLER SCHOOL
I recently bought at auction a school register from Miller School for 1917-1923. It seems to me someone would know someone that would need the book to preserve Ohio history. I have looked but found no site. Anyone have any ideas?
DATE: 01/14/2004 SUBMITTER: Dawn Ruhinen
SURNAMES: DICKSON, HOWELL
Researching John F. DICKSON and Rowena HOWELL DICKSON and children resided in Elk Twp., McArthur , Vinton Co. Oh. mid 1800,s - Seeking contact with family members .Am seeking data on this family and have some data to share.
DATE: 01/14/2004 SUBMITTER: Ken Keys
SURNAMES: EARNHEART, HENRY, LACOUNT, MARGARET
The Henry E. EARNHEART estate and will - located in FILE BOX 410 at the county courthouse. His wife was Mary Margaret LaCount. He died 1863, she in 1868. Their son was William. Can someone find and copy this will for me and also Mary's if it exists? Let me know how much it would cost.
DATE: 01/14/2004 SUBMITTER: Emil Lehenbauer
SURNAMES: NEBLOCK, HAYS, MCKEE
Samuel MCKEE married Jane NEBLOCK. any family info.
DATE: 01/14/2004 SUBMITTER: Mary
SURNAMES: MCMANIS
Looking for baby boy born in Vinton County, Dundas, Ohio. who was born in 1941, especially in September. newspaper articles of home births. My fathers birth is lost in time. No one seems to have anything. Would like some help even if it is newspaper clipping of his birth. Sept, 1941 baby boy born to Burtle MCMANIS. census of him listing him in 1950. PLEASE just something that proves his existance.
DATE: 01/14/2004 SUBMITTER: Crystal McNichols
SURNAMES: MCNICHOLS
Look up in A BRIEF HISTORY OF VINTON COUNTY by Louise Ogan Bigg. I need a look up for George and Elwood MCNICHOLS. They are on pages 38 & 39. Would like to know if it mentions neighbors, spouses, children. Also how many acers of land and any ages told.
DATE: 01/14/2004 SUBMITTER: E. Berger
SURNAMES: MCCREARY, TATMAN, VANGUNDY
Looking for husband of Eliza MCCREARY (census records of 1850, 1860 in Eagle Rock, Vinton Co. Shows in 1870 in Green, Ross Co). Her children were Thomas Jefferson (married Sarah TATMAN), Nancy, Sarah, Malinda (married Jerome VANGUNDY), James E., (married Mary E (possibly SMITH) and Benton or Denton. We are descended from James E. (1849) who moved to Trenton, MO (1880 census) and then back to Jackson, Vinton Co in 1910 census.
DATE: 12/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Doris White
SURNAMES: MARTIN, MCLAIN, GREGORY
Would anyone have a record of the McLains buried in the Martin farm cemetery in Vales Mills next to the Gregory farm?
DATE: 12/04/2003 SUBMITTER: Deb Smith
SURNAMES: TATMAN, PECK, WALKER, LITTLE
Looking for any info on these names. Descendents lived in Licking Co. Some originally from PA. I have long lost relatives somewhere in Vinton County.
DATE: 12/04/2003 SUBMITTER: Vicky
SURNAMES: STILWELL, DUFFY, MCCORMICK, LENTNER, BOWMAN, CARPENTER
Looking for information on the following. All lived in the Vinton County area. Edward DUFFY and wife Mariah CRAMBLIT. Samuel S. DUFFY and wife Lillian A. MCCORMICK. William STILWELL and wife, Sarah LENTNER. Isaiah Dallas STILWELL and wife Sarah Elizabeth BOWMAN. Charles Edward STILWELL and wife Gertie DUFFY. Another family, Samuel Smyley CRAMBLIT and wife Elizabeth Mary CARPENTER, parents of Mariah CRAMBLIT died in Jackson County, Ohio. Would appreciate any information on these couples.
DATE: 12/04/2003 SUBMITTER: Bob Ellis
SURNAMES: ATKINSON
I am looking for more data on the James H. ATKINSON family who lived in Zaleski, Vinton County from at least 1856 and probably from 1852 until after 1880. James' daughter Elizabeth is my great-great grandmother. The family appears in the 1880 census for Madison Township. An 1883 article about G.E. ATKINSON, the first born son of James and his wife Margaret,states that James and "Margrate" were in Putnam County, WV. I am trying to understand why they moved, and where they lived after Putnam County.
DATE: 11/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Rebecca Blystone
SURNAMES: EPPEHIMER, ROBBINS, STEVENS, WALKER, SHORT
I know I have asked this question before, but I have lost the info needed. Please help once again. Who do I contact for info about the Radcliff Cemetery in Radcliff? Who would be the one to have the records of who owned plots in that cemetery?
DATE: 11/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Sharon Hanson
SURNAMES: CHANDLER, DENNEY
I am also looking for Denney relatives I think my grandfather's sister was related to the DENNEY name through marriage. I think in the early 1900s my grandfathers sister lived in Vinton county. My grandfather's name was Everett CHANDLER. I am looking for info on him also. My mother is from the WELCH side.
DATE: 11/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Marilyn Browder
SURNAMES: MCCUNE, LOVELL
Found the grave of my great, great grandfather John McCune at St. Mary's Catholic Cem., Minerton Chapel Rd., Vinton Co. Date of death Oct. 27, 1877. Looking for his wife Mariah LOVELL MCCUNE's grave.
DATE: 11/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Sharon Hanson
SURNAMES: WELCH, CHANDLER, CARTWRIGHT
I am looking for any information om my grandfather. His name was Evertt CHANDLER and he had a sister who was married to a WELCH in Vinton County. She had many children those would be my mothers relations. One of the children was called Jasper and some of the others had names like gems also. Everet was once married to my grandmother Fannie Lutela SCURLOCK. I have never been able to find out anything about him so any info would be greatly appreciated. I know that his mothers maiden name was CARTWRIGHT.
DATE: 11/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Jeff Shomaker
SURNAMES: SHOEMAKER, VICKERS
I have a digital picture of a picture of the Beech Grove school, Eagle Township taken in 1900. If interested e-mail me and I will send it to you. Some student surnames: VICKERS, SHOEMAKER, JONES, GRAVES, FITZGERALD, MCKNIGHT.
DATE: 11/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Dorothy Morgan
SURNAMES: ERVIN
Does anyone know the parents names of Margaret A. ERVIN, from Vinton Co.? She had a daughter Sarah Jane, in 1857, and in 1859, she married Edward MOLIHAN[MULLAHAN], in Vinton Co. This lady was [is] my great grandma. My mother was [is] Essie Perry.
DATE: 11/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Dorothy Morgan
SURNAMES: HOLLINGSHEAD[HOLLINSHEAD], SALMONS, PIERCE
Need info on these families to locate some relatives. They were from Vinton Co.
DATE: 11/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Dorothy Morgan
SURNAMES: McMANIS, ERVIN, KIRKENDALL, PERRY, MORGAN
Interested in Sarah Jane ERVIN, and Gertrude Nancy KIRKENDALL, both my grandmothers, especially. Need info on all these relatives.
DATE: 11/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Mary Leonard-Stephenson
SURNAMES: LEWIS
Searching for the following: Aaron LEWIS b. 1/4/1773, N.J. d. 9/9/1855 Gallia Co. buried Wood Cem. (Aarons other name could be William or Israel) Hanna (LEWIS?) b. 1775, possibly, Philadelphia PA d. 3/23/1853 Gallia Co. buried Wood Cem. William LEWIS b. 4/9/1763 Richmond, Washington, R.I. d. 10/2/1855, Gallia Co. buried Old Cem, Wilkesville, Vinton Co, OH. Eleanor STRAIGHT LEWIS b. 1764 d. 5/28/1849, Gallia Co. Any help or direction appreciated. Are these LEWIS men brothers or cousins?
DATE: 11/13/2003 SUBMITTER: Carl Moury
SURNAMES: BURNS
The name that I am looking for Charles William Edward BURN born 21 July 1872 McArthur Vinton, County Ohio.
DATE: 10/23/2003 SUBMITTER: Paula Shield
SURNAMES: SHIELD, GILES
Henry and Eliza SHIELD, Henry worked at the furnace company and probably came to this country somewhere around 1840-1850. Henry's sister was Anna GILES, who also lived in Vinton county. She was married to Michael GILES. Henry's brother was William SHIELD who was possibly married to an Elizabeth and then married to Sarah Ann RICHARDSON, REMY, SHIELD. William is my line, but I am looking for any info on the Henry SHIELD side. I already have info on Anna GILES.
DATE: 10/23/2003 SUBMITTER: Brent Moore
SURNAMES: MOORE, RUSSELL
Looking for information on James Russell MOORE, born 1825. Possible parents are a MOORE and a RUSSELL. Records indicate James was born in Vinton County in 1825. His mother may have been a RUSSELL. Probably left Vinton County prior to 1850 with brothers Alexander and Vincent MOORE.
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: ???
SURNAMES: LOWERY
I would like to research on Grafton LOWERY from Vinton county.
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: Kim Redinbaugh
SURNAMES: ROGERS, RODGERS
I am looking for information on Isaac L. and Angeline ROGERS (RODGERS and family. According to census documents the family lived in Eagle Township,Vinton County, Ohio. Angeline was the second wife of Isaac. Isaac previously lived in Jackson Township, Hocking County. Isaac and Angeline wed in 1848. Angeline may have died between 1865 and 1870. Would like vital records and where children moved to.
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: Ann Kincaid
SURNAMES: COOK, BOWEN, FISHER, EDWARDS
Looking for family of James Henry COOK Born in Firebrick Dec.1910. Married Elizabeth EDWARDS 1945. Parents were George and Nancy COOK. Nancy daughter of William and Cinderella (DAWSON) BOWEN.
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: Ruth
SURNAMES: STONE
I am searching for information pertaining to the family who lived in Harrison Twp during the late 1880s. Samuel and Nancy J. STONE had several children. I am particularly interested in their son Samuel E. STONE (born 1875). I think that he is my great grandfather and father of my grandmother Goldie (born 1900).
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: Kathy Jackson
SURNAMES: RINEHART, DAVIS
My mother is Mary RINEHART from Hamden and I was just curious to see what might connect to her family history from there. Both my grandfather (John E. RINEHART) and grandmother (Lydia DAVIS RINEHART) are buried in the cemetary on the hill there. Would like to correspond with others.
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: Clara Harsh
SURNAMES: SCHNEIDER, HENGST
Heinrich SCHNEIDER married Maria Christina HENGST 9 April 1845 in St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Hocking Co, OH. Family records say they lived in Vinton Co. Information about descendants requested.
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: Dan Reeves
SURNAMES: REEVES
Looking for Information on Martha Jane REEVES and her children: Floyd R, William, Medrith, May, & Bernice, and also Martha Jane's parents Elmer E REEVES and Nancy Jane JEWELL. They are all from Vinton County Ohio. Martha died in Rest Home in Columbus Ohio February 1982 and is buried at Glenrest Cemetary in Reynoldsburg Ohio.
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: Jeannine Drake
SURNAMES: TOWELL, TOWEL
My grandfather (Edward TOWELL) was born in Zaleski, Ohio, but I cannot find the date. Possibly around 1870, however, his cemetery marker in Battle Creek Michigan says 1858. He died in 1913, with church records stating he was 40 years old. (Dates don't make sense). Do you have any information?
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: Sue Runyan Lantz
SURNAMES: RUNYAN
I am searching for family and information related to RUNYAN family members. I know that one family member, Maud RUNYAN ESMONT lived in Vinton County.
DATE: 10/15/2003 SUBMITTER: R A Shuster
SURNAMES: STONE
I am looking for information about the STONE family who resided in Harrison Twp around 1850 - 1900. My great-grandfather was Samuel E. STONE (nee 1875) son of Samuel & Nancy J. STONE. I am particularly interested in my great-grandfather as he was not listed as living at home per the 1900 census. My grandmother Goldie was born in 1900 after the census was taken. I do not know her mother's name.
DATE: 09/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Sandy
SURNAMES: FLOYD
I'm trying to find information about an incident that happened with my grandfather, Jerry FLOYD. He shot and killed a man, was charged with murder, but before it went to trial, the charges were dropped, saying it was self defense. This happened in the late 1920's or in the 30's in Allensville, Oh.
DATE: 09/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Evelyn Buck
SURNAMES: TREBILCOCK
Searching for grave site of Joanna Dowrick TREBILCOCK, died 1839. She was 9 years old. Lived near McArthurstown. Parents were Frank & Ann (DOWRICK) TREBILCOCK.
DATE: 09/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Paula Gregory
SURNAMES: GREGORY, CUMMINS
I am searching grave and farm that belonged to Calvin GREGORY in Vinton County in the 1800's.
DATE: 08/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Suzanne Helber
SURNAMES: MERCER, RAY, WALKER, SEITZ
I am looking for info on John & Susannah WALKER moved to Jackson Twp around 1845 from Muskingum Co. and who had 11 children: William Marshal WALKER (my great-great-great grandfather)married Mary Ann SEITZ 1858. Ebenezer MERCER married Sarah RAY 1875. Her parents were William and Tacy. Will share info on any of these families.
DATE: 08/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Mary Lou Veal
SURNAMES: REED, YETTER
Looking for information about the Yeager Old Cemetery, Village of Hamden, Clinton Twp. Patrick Reed buried there in 1862. Is the cemetery still there? Has anyone transcribed the gravestones?
DATE: 08/29/2003 SUBMITTER: M. Doles
SURNAMES: WHITING, CARDWELL
Searching for the children of John WHITING and Mary CARDWELL. The names I have are: Donnie (deceased), Barbara, Janet, Johnny, and Jimmy. They lived in Chillicothe until John died and then moved to Ray, Ohio. Mary then moved to Wilkesville, Ohio. Please contact me if you have any information.
DATE: 08/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Marcia Hurtt
SURNAMES: CLARK
I have an obit for a Charles A. CLARK, who married Della M., was a native of Vinton Co. and lived in Athens Co. previously, who died in Oak Harbor. This states he was previously employed at the Erie Army Depot. I wonder if anyone has knowledge of this Erie Army Depot? What was it? Where was it? Did they employ civilians? Was he a civilian? Does anyone have connections to this Clark family?
DATE: 08/22/2003 SUBMITTER: Nancy M. Lackey
SURNAMES: GILLESPIE, HUGHES
I am trying to find the parents of Basheba Jane GILLESPIE (HUGHES), born 8-1-1853, my great-grandmother. I also am trying to find her in-laws, the parents of Nancy HUGHES wife of David HUGHES, my great-great-grandparents who appear in the 1850 Census,in Elizabeth Township, Dist No. 86 Lawrence Co. as at 10-26-1850.
DATE: 07/31/2003 SUBMITTER: Myrna Byrd
SURNAMES: TAYLOR, WALTENS
I'm looking for information on Thomas TAYLOR and Violet WALTENS, could be WALTERS. Gave birth to Amanda TAYLOR December 22, 1858. Thomas and Violet are my great great grandparents, Amanda my great grandmother. I have information on Amanda but not her parents.
DATE: 07/31/2003 SUBMITTER: Mindy Brinker
SURNAMES: YOUNG
Looking for any information about Joseph YOUNG Born 1830 in Adams County, Pa. He was married twice (1) Rose Ann MCNAMEE and (2) Martha MILLER. He died July 24, 1901 in Knox township. He is buried at Weaver Chapel Cemetery, Vinton County, Ohio.
DATE: 07/31/2003 SUBMITTER: Betty McDowell
SURNAMES: BROWNING
I am looking for an address to send for a death certificate of Wiley BROWNING who died in that county will someone please be kind enough to send the address of Vinton County Courthouse of where I may obtain the death certificate. Mr Browning was my great grandfather.
DATE: 07/31/2003 SUBMITTER: Suzanne Bolton
SURNAMES: NICKELL
Seeking information about my g-grandfather, George W. NICKELL. Born in Vinton Co., Ohio about 1827. Son of Robert & Elizabeth NICKELL. He became a miner in the California Gold Rush and went to California in 1849 or 1850.
DATE: 07/31/2003 SUBMITTER: Christina Atkins
SURNAMES: RATHBURN, DURST, DARST
Looking for history of RATHBURNS who lived in Dexter, Ohio and DURST or DARST from Middleport, Ohio.
DATE: 07/31/2003 SUBMITTER: Sharon Bradburn Willis
SURNAMES: BUTTON, LAGORE, ACORD, KIMBLE
I am trying to find someone who does research for out of towners. Specifically I am looking for someone to go and photograph gravesites at Oak Grove Cemetery in Zaleski, Ohio and if the cemtery has an office with additional records.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Charlotte Barker
SURNAMES: WYATT, WYCOFF
Looking for any information on the WYATT and WYCOFF families, particularly Charles Lyle WYATT and Oma WYCOFF. My grandfather was their son and he had brothers, one named Bryan who lived in Pickerington in his later years. They lived in Vinton County and are buried in the Bell Cemetery in Vinton County. They may have been descendents of William WYATT.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Barb Hollingshead
SURNAMES: HOLLINGSHEAD, LANNING
I am interested in the families of Pearl HOLLINGSHEAD and Madge LANNING HOLLINGSHEAD.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Schannon McCloud
SURNAMES: CAMPBELL, FOSTER
Looking for information on William H CAMPBELL b. 1849 d. 1930 married Charity FOSTER in Jackson Co. Ohio. She was born 1847 and died 1932. They are buried in a big plot in Hamden Cemetery in Vinton Co. Ohio. Theirs is the only stone there. Can anyone help me with them? Would love to get plot information and possibly some obits for them.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Linda Harper
SURNAMES: ROBERTS
I am looking for information on Hanna BROWN ROBERTS. Hanna was born in 1882. Her parents were believed to be Charles BROWN and Nancy VIRES BROWN. Her father was born in Sweden and his name was possibly HANSROTH at one time. Hanna was my grandmother and was married to Charles ROBERTS. Their children were Earl, Carl, Ralph, Lewis, Marie, Clara, Mary, Edith and Esta. I am having a hard time finding any information on Hanna or her parents.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Christy
SURNAMES: FRAZEE
Looking for a Lesley FRAZEE and or Jasper FRAZEE, Mary Anne WALTERS.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Sherri Price
SURNAMES: MORGAN, MCCARTNEY
Researching the John MCCARTNEY and Patrick MORGAN families of Wilkesville. John MCCARTNEY and Mary (?) were born in Ireland and came to the US prior to 1837. Their children were Henry, John, Richard, James b.1837 and Charles. James was born in NY but married Elizabeth MORGAN in Vinton Co. in 1863. Elizabeth is the daughter of Patrick MORGAN and Mary (?). They were also from Ireland and had the following children: Mary, Arthur, John, Thomas, Elizabeth b. 1842, James and Patrick. James MCCARTNEY and ELIZABETH MORGAN had several of their children in Wilkesville, then moved to Pittsburgh. Their son Thomas is buried in St. Mary's cemetery, as are James' parents. Would like to hear from anyone with a connection or more information. On the Wilkesville plat map, J. MCCARTNEY and A. MORGAN had ajoining pieces of land.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Marilyn Browder
SURNAMES: MCKINNISS
My great grandfather, George W. MCKINNISS obit states parents as David and Martha THACKER MCKINNISS. Would appreciate any information on David and Martha.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Karen Slagle
SURNAMES: SLAGLE
Looking for anyone who has known any of these people. Quentin E.SLAGLE, Floyd SLAGLE, Virginia THOMPSON SLAGLE, G.W. SLAGLE, Robert SLAGLE. Quentin married a Norma Jean NORRIS in the early 40's. My husband GARY was their oldest son. The other children were Terry, Sandy and David. Quentin and Norma were divorced and my husband never had contact with his father, until his passing. I do know he is buried in the Slagle family cemetery in Eagle Township of Vinton County. Am just curious (for my childrens sake) about grandmas, grandpa, ect. If you know someone who may know any of these people and can email me I would be happy to share my mail address with them.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Pat
SURNAMES: HUSTON
I am looking for information on Cunningham HUSTON who was the Sheriff of the McArthur District. He was born about 1819 in Pennsylvania and died March 7, 1913. He was living in Franklin County Ohio when he did. He married Harriet McQueen and they had three children. I am told that in the History of Ohio books (there are several volumes) that there is a picture of him and it states that he was the sheriff of the McArthur District. He was my great grandfather.
DATE: 07/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Carol Weiser
SURNAMES: DECKER
Death, obit.look-up for John DECKER please-- lived Vinton Co.--Clinton Twp. Hamden area---died Mar. 25, 1910--wife name Catherine.
DATE: 06/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Deb Smith
SURNAMES: PECK, LITTLE, CHAPMAN, REYNOLDS
Looking for anscetors of Hiram J, and Samantha PECK.Originally from Eagle Twp., Vinton County. Possibility that Hirams parents were John PECK who married Jane LITLE. Other surnames are married names of siblings of Hiram's son, Ross PECK. (Mrs. E. REYNOLDS, Brice and Otis PECK) Some of these PECKS eventually moved to Licking County.
DATE: 06/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Tina Levitt
SURNAMES: INGALLS, INGLES, STEPHENSON, PHILLIPS, MOORE, GRIMES
I am wondering if you might be able to provide me any information on the Reeves family of Zeleski, Ohio. In Vinton Co. Elmer Ellsworth Reeves, married Nancy Jane Jewell. He died in Prattesville, Ohio on Sept 19,1946 at age 82. Their children were: Elmer Homer (my grandfather), Charles Alva, Pearl (he was in a mental hospital in that area), Clarence, William Luster, Goldie Ruth, Martha J., Almetta.
DATE: 06/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Janet E. Dean
SURNAMES: INGALLS, INGLES, STEPHENSON, PHILLIPS, MOORE, GRIMES
I am trying to find the parentage and the siblings of John William INGLES who was 30 years old on the 1880 census for Richland Twp, Vinton Co., Ohio.
DATE: 06/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Levi Jennings
SURNAMES: HULL, JENNINGS
Could anyone tell me how HULL Hollow in Vinton County got its name?
DATE: 06/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Cindy
SURNAMES: LAYDEN, LADEN, ADAMS
I am looking for surname LAYDEN or LADEN who married ADAMS in Vinton County. Would appreciate both.
DATE: 06/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Sarah Steel
SURNAMES: CARR, WANGLER, ROWE, ROW
Laura ROWE born 1872 in Pike County Ohio, was daughter of William and Elizabeth Sample ROWE. Laura ROWE married James WANGLER ca. 1890. Did they marry in Vinton county?
DATE: 06/10/2003 SUBMITTER: Janie Ruth Freeman
SURNAMES: FREEMAN, BATES, LEACH, MACE
Searching for info on Daniel FREEMAN and Mahala BATES. Daniel died abt. 1853 in Vinton Co. leaving Mahala a widow. His son George Washington FREEMAN b. abt 1835 and his wife, Hester Catherine LEACH had a son(my husband's grandfather) named Charles Edward FREEMAN b. abt 1866 in Allensville, Vinton Co., who married Ella MACE and later married Cecelia WELTY.
DATE: 05/27/2003 SUBMITTER: Sandra Maskew
SURNAMES: FARLEY, WHEALDON
I am searching for information on May FARLEY (b.1912 Vinton Co.,O) d/o Henry and Ella BISHOP FARLEY. She married John WHEALDON in Gallia Co., O in 1936. Would like to know what happened to her? Did she and John have children?
DATE: 05/27/2003 SUBMITTER: Tina Levitt
SURNAMES: REEVES
I'm looking for information about my grandfather. Elmer REEVES, who lived in Zaleski, Ohio. He moved to Columbus at some point, and married a woman by the name of Irene EVANS. He died in Franklin Co. Ohio on December 25, 1959 I believe.
DATE: 05/22/2003 SUBMITTER: Samantha
SURNAMES: WILKESVILLE CEMETERY
I am looking for anyone who may have, or may know someone who has a plot map of the WILKESVILLE CEMETERY located in the village of Wilkesville. There are four unidentified graves that the village would like to locate. Any information would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 05/22/2003 SUBMITTER: Thomas A. Wiseman
SURNAMES: FAULKNER, MYERS, BOLIN
Looking for members of the George Kempton FAULKNER family also looking for members of the MYERS and BOLIN familes. I am related to George K. FAULKNER by his son Harry C. FAULKNER. I am related to the Myers and bolin familes through my granmother Essie May MYERS.
DATE: 05/22/2003 SUBMITTER: Pat (Remy) Davidson
SURNAMES: DILLON, MCQUEEN, HUSTON
Harriet (MCQUEEN) HUSTON was born Dec.9,1840 and Died April 6, 1911. She married Cunningham HUSTON and had three children. Nancy Jane (Jennie) (HUSTON) MOSS,John Franklin HUSTON, and Clara Amelia HUSTON. I am looking for the location of the cemetery and the lot where she was buried. Death records show she died in Elk Twp. She was my great grandmother. I heard that Cunningham HUSTON(her husband) was Sheriff of the McArthur District. Anything on this I would appreciate also.
DATE: 05/09/2003 SUBMITTER: Jimmie Wood
SURNAMES: HUGHES
Looking for anything on George David HUGHES, father of Nancy Anne HUGHES. Mothers name was Basheba Jane GILLESPIE. Nancy was born Dec, 1873. George born in Vinton County.
DATE: 05/09/2003 SUBMITTER: Misty Graves Thomason
SURNAMES: GRAVES
I am looking for information on my great grandfathers family. My great grandfather was Clarence Cleveland GRAVES. His fathers name was George ALbert GRAVES. I know that they are from Ray Ohio. They came from NC in the early 1800's.
DATE: 05/01/2003 SUBMITTER: Scott
SURNAMES: ALLEN, WISEMAN, WALLACE, SMITH
Am looking for info on the ALLEN, WISEMAN families from Wellston and Vinton County. My grandfather was William WISEMAN and my grandmother was Bertha Mae(ALLEN) WISEMAN. My other grandfather was Ivan Earl SMITH and his wife Bessie(WALLACE) SMITH. Would also like any info on "the Stout place" in Wellston.
DATE: 05/01/2003 SUBMITTER: Jonni C. Lynch
SURNAMES: RAY
Looking for information on the Ray family--my Great Great Grandmother was Elenorah RAY, born in Ray's, Ohio, earlier Raysville, in Vinton County. Moved to Pickaway County later in life, married a Wilkins. 1910 Census in Pickaway lists her as 38 yrs old. Would place her birth at 1872. Please advise as to any info you can give on her family--parents names, mostly. I am assuming that she was part of the founding generation of Raysville.
DATE: 05/01/2003 SUBMITTER: Shirley Keas
SURNAMES: HUTCHINSON, LARGENT
Looking for the cemetaries and any and all info on James Hanley Fenton HUTCHINSON and Mary LARGENT. Both were parents of Matilda Catherine HUTCHINSON SHONKWILER. I have info on Matilda but not her parents. She was born in Vinton County 11 May 1848 died in Pike Co. 1930.
DATE: 04/25/2003 SUBMITTER: Chantel
SURNAMES: McLAIN, NAPPER
I have no idea any names except that my grandfathers name is Marvin MCLAIN and he has a few brothers and sisters. Thay call my grandfather Bud. He grew up in McArthur, his father remarried after his mother died.
DATE: 04/18/2003 SUBMITTER: Rick Brown
SURNAMES: DYER, BROWN
Susan DYER, born ABT. 1837, Any info would be helpful. She was married to Jas BROWN ABT. 1858.
DATE: 04/18/2003 SUBMITTER: Rick Brown
SURNAMES: DYER, BROWN
Susan DYER, born ABT. 1837, Any info would be helpful. She was married to Jas BROWN ABT. 1858.
DATE: 04/08/2003 SUBMITTER: Betty McDowell
SURNAMES: PETTIT, AMERINE
Looking for information on Adda Bell PETTIT, married name AMERINE, She died in Vinton, Ohio on April 23, 1930.
DATE: 04/08/2003 SUBMITTER: Betty McDowell
SURNAMES: BROWNING
I am looking for information on Wiley BROWNING married to Margaret CHEESEMAN . They lived in Vinton County, Ray Ohio in 1933 and 1934 maybe before that.
DATE: 04/08/2003 SUBMITTER: Byron
SURNAMES: HILL
Does anyone know where I can get PLOT INFO on Locust Grove cemetary in Vinton County? My GGGgrandfather Eli HILL is buried there, so i'm told, but his grave marker is missing. We think he's buried on the west side of the church (you can tell there's someone there, ground is sunk in). I got permission to put up a new marker but I gotta find out where he's at for sure.
DATE: 04/08/2003 SUBMITTER: S Shuster
SURNAMES: BOND, SHUSTER
Seeking information on Mabel Marie BOND and Chester Clyde BOND. They are pictured on an old postcard (c. 1900) from Zaleski, OH, Mabel is age 7 years, Chester age 5 years. The postcard was sent to Sarah and William SHUSTER in Geneva, Nebraska, presumably in a letter as there is no postmark or stamp on the postcard. I have been searching census records. I so far have not found who in our family was married to a BOND, though there was a John and Malissa SHUSTER who lived in Zaleski at this time so it was possibly a daughter of theirs? Any information would be appreciated and would be happy to provide a copy of the photo to anyone interested.
DATE: 03/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Sarah Steel
SURNAMES: HENSLER, KINCAID
Need date Miranda KINCAID born 1835 married Jacob HENSLER. Need date Eliza HENSLER born 1888 married ----ARBAUGH.
DATE: 03/19/2003 SUBMITTER: Sharon Disbennett
SURNAMES: ALLEN, DEAL, DALTON, COOKER, HALL, CASTO, KAY
I'm researching my family and my husband's family. I'm looking for links to Kelley F. KAY who maried Rose or Rosia (daughter was Fleeta Marie KAY), Ester COOKER b.19 Mar 1861 (Father was Phillip COOKER, possibly of German descent, mother Sarah E. DETTEY b.15 May 1842) Phillip HALL born 1840 married Rebecca WILSON. Also the surname CASTO associated with possibly KIGERS.
DATE: 03/18/2003 SUBMITTER: Louisa Starkey
SURNAMES: HALL
Looking for the parents of John HALL, b. Jun 25, 1831 in WA Co, OH; d. bef 1900, Coffey Co, KS; m. Elizabeth DODD Dec 17, 1853 in Vinton Co, OH. Also 3 of their 8 children were born in Vinton Co, OH.
DATE: 03/18/2003 SUBMITTER: Tim Truman
SURNAMES: TRUMAN, MCLAUGHLIN
Looking for any information regarding the mother of William T. MCLAUGHLIN (approx. 1874-1956) a.k.a. William TRUMAN, father of Delbert TRUMAN (1900-1974), husband to Belle (maiden name MCGEE).
DATE: 02/25/2003 SUBMITTER: Sasha Hire Stanley
SURNAMES: NICKELL, THOMPSON
Elizabeth THOMPSON NICKELL died 1855 Vinton Co. OH. Where is she buried?
DATE: 02/25/2003 SUBMITTER: Mike
SURNAMES: HUTT
I am hoping you can point me to some information related to William (5/9/1801-1/2/1893) and Isabel (d 4/18/1881 buried Salt Springs) HUTT. Census and other records indicate they were long time residents of the county. What would be of most value would something that would give an indication of either of their parents. Any information related to either of them is very much appreciated. I had corresponded (about 10 years ago) with a Dot SCOTT in Allensville. Is she still in the area?
DATE: 02/25/2003 SUBMITTER: Byron Brubaker
SURNAMES: Locust Grove Cemetery
Does anyone have info about Locust Grove Cemetary? I would like any and all info or links pertaining to this cemetary because I am planning to record it this year AND post it online! Here's why I'm doing this: The Locust Grove church property (1 acre) was deeded by my Great-great-greatgrandfather, Eli HILL. Acording to family, he is buried there w/wife Eliza (BALL) HILL but their gravestones do not exsist. I have permission to place a new gravestone for them IF I knew where they were. PLEASE help. I am also willing to CLEAN & RUB a gravestone there for your info!
DATE: 02/25/2003 SUBMITTER: Charles W. West
SURNAMES: LEWIS, OILER
The William LEWIS Family. William LEWIS worked at the water plant at Lake Alma many years ago. I think they lived on Vermont Ave at 309 or 903 in Wellston.
DATE: 02/25/2003 SUBMITTER: Jeff Shomaker
SURNAMES: HULL, JONES, SHOEMAKER
Searching for information on Thurman SHOEMAKER who married Mary HULL in the early 1890's and resided in Vinton county.
DATE: 02/25/2003 SUBMITTER: Lesa Dyer Cross
SURNAMES: HOOKS, BARBEE
Information on Mary Alice HOOKS married to Jeremiah Marion BARBEE, born 1866. Father Washington HOOKS, Mary BARNETT, my grandmother Cora Bell BARBEE'S mother, to find birth day and death info for headstone to be made for her and Jeremiah BARBEE.
DATE: 02/21/2003 SUBMITTER: Matt Specht
SURNAMES: COLLINS, COZAD
Looking for information regarding Thomas COLLINS. He was born in 1846 and married Elizabeth COZAD who was born 1849. From what I can tell they lived in Allensville. Prior to this they lived in Logan. Any insight regarding dates, etc. would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 02/21/2003 SUBMITTER: Tina Dion
SURNAMES: MALONE
I am looking for information on MALONE, Charles Sylvester born june 3, 1892 in Vinton County to Mary BOWEN MALONE. I am looking for information on his father.
DATE: 02/21/2003 SUBMITTER: Sarah Steel
SURNAMES: BUSSARD BROWN GREEN
Jonathan BUSSARD born Jan 18, 1805 Meigs county, died July 28, 1887 married Polly Green BROWN Sept 2. 1830, Polly died May 9, 1863 they had 8 children. They lived in Vinton & Jackson county.
DATE: 02/21/2003 SUBMITTER: Sarah Steel
SURNAMES: EPPEHEMER NUNEMAKER
Was a Samuel EPPEHEMER living in Jackson county in 1850 or 1860? His daughter Eliza EPPEHEMER married Thomas Patt NUNEMAKER. The name could been spell different in the census. Would like help find Samuel EPPEHEMER in the 1850 or 1860 census.
DATE: 02/03/2003 SUBMITTER: Amy
SURNAMES: O'HARRA, OHARROW
I am looking for information on The Big Sand Iron Co., where it was located in Vinton Co. circa 1850. My Gr, Gr, Gr, Grandfather Thomas OHARRA/OHARROW worked there around this time period.
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Phillip Smith
SURNAMES: WELLS
I was wondering if anyone knew of anyone in McArthur who could find a birth certificate at the courthouse? I'm in Cincinnati and unable to get to McArthur; I called the courthouse and the person with whom I spoke said it could take months or years before someone there got the time to search for it. I'm trying to find the birth certificate of my great-grandfather, Joseph V. WELLS (born February 16, 1867). It's my hope his birth certificate will provide clues about his parents, Joseph and Levisa WELLS -- their ages or birthdays, their places of birth, Levisa's middle name or maiden name, etc. If anyone knows of a person who could spend the time at the courthouse, would you please let me know?
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Ron Gleason
SURNAMES: GLEASON, SCHECKE, SPROUSE
Seeking any info. on David GLEASON Born, Abt.1796 in New York, Married Elizabeth (SPROUSE) GLEASON Dec.10, 1819 in Gallia Co.Ohio. 2nd Married to Hannah (SCHECKE) GLEASON April 6, 1842 in Jackson Co.Ohio. The 1850 Census has David GLEASON in Vinton Co.Ohio. The 1860 Census has David GLEASON in Gallia Co.Ohio, with a farm of 400 Acres. David GLEASON died Oct.1, 1871 in Bloomfield Twp., Jackson Co.? It's reported that David was buried at the Perkin's Cemetery? In Bloomfield Twp.? Also that David was a Minister? David GLEASON is my GGGGrandfather, but I'm not sure if the info. is right. I can understand him moving about if he was indeed a Minister, but I don't understand how he would run a 400 Acres farm?
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Tammy Groff
SURNAMES: CASTLE
My query involves a house that was moved from Vinton Co sometime after 1947. This house was located on Pumpkin Ridge. My mother was born in this house and was told that the house that she was born in was sold and moved out of Vinton Co and possibly was moved to Fairfield Co. If anyone has any info or the article on this move please e-mail me. My mothers' name is Mary K CASTLE from Creola.
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Patty Mcglothlin Gildow
SURNAMES: MCGLOTHLIN, FREEMAN, MCKENZIE, STROUD, THACKER, NAPPER, ANDERSON, MATTINGLY
Researching all the names above in Vinton Co. Starting in WVa, Thomas E. MCGLOTHLIN, Sr. m. to Mary BENNETT had son who came to Vinton, my line who was Thos E. MCGLOTHLIN, Jr. m. to Josephine ANDERSON in 1859, had 10 kids, son JOHN is my line. He married Esther FREEMAN, dau of Sanford FREEMAN and Mary Francis MCKENZIE, dau of Aaron Mathew and Mary Ellen STROUD. Aaron son of Jonathon MCKENZIE and Sarah MATTINGLY.
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Janet Sheets
SURNAMES: MAGEE, MCGEE
Thomas MAGEE died 11 June 1903. Lived in McArthur, Vinton Co.Ohio. Need copy of an obit to see if it names his parents and siblings. Can anyone help me out?
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Byron
SURNAMES: HILL, BISHOP, MOODY, WING
Anyone have information on HILL, BISHOP, MOODY, WING families in Jackson Twp./Vinton Co. OH area?
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Sarah Steel
SURNAMES: ROBBINS, REED, NUNEMAKER, EPPEHIMER, KINKEAD, HENSLER, ARBAUGH
Eliza EPPEHIMER married Thomas Patt NUNNEMAKER . Before Eliza EPPEHIMER married she had 2 children. Edgar ROBBINS born 1860 and Minnie Miranda REED born 1872 married Dayton KINKEAD. Who was the father of Minnie Miranda REED. In 1910 Vinton county living in household of Thomas NUNEMAKER and his wife Eliza was 2 grandchildren , Dalias HENSLER and Elder ARBAUGH.
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Rebecca Blystone
SURNAMES: ROBBINS, STEVENS, SHORT, EPPEHIMER, WALKER
Does anyone having indexes available know of an EPPEHIMER family in the Radcliff area around 1860? I am looking for the family of Eliza EPPEHIMER who was my gr gr grandmother. I can't seem to find her, but family history says she was there.
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Byron Brubaker
SURNAMES: HILL
Searching for info on Eli HILL [1798-1885]and wife Eliza (BALL) HILL. Need census records/indexes on family 1840-1950 Vinton Co. Jackson and surounding Twp's. I know ELIZA died before 1880 census/cannot find death records.
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: Rebecca Blystone
SURNAMES: SHORT
I have no leads on finding out any more about the line of my gr-grandmother Sarah Amanda SHORT who married my gr-grandfather, Edgar Benjamin ROBBINS. They lived in Vinton County. She was born in 1861 and died in 1928. Her father's name was William SHORT and that is all I know. Any help to shed more light on her line would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 01/29/2003 SUBMITTER: BJ
SURNAMES: ROSS, STRONG, SULLIVAN, PIERCE
I am looking for anyone who can help me in my search. Francis M. ROSS Sr, born June 1st, 1837 in Vinton County, Ohio. Entered Civil War from McArthur, Ohio. Married a --Louisa J. (STRONG) ROSS some time before 1864. Togather they had ----3 Kids: #1-Francis M. ROSS born Aug, 1864, #2-Jesse ROSS born 1867, #3-Manerva or Minerva born 5/1869. (Francis M. ROSS SR. 2nd wife was---Mary E. SULLIVAN) married 1894 Lawerance County,Ohio.----Live in Wayne County W.Va. after they married.--- Also in their household was Niece --Adeline ROSBROCK born 1892. Francis M. ROSS born 1837 here in Vinton Co, might of been Cherokee Indain. Francis M. ROSS Sr, was in Civil War in 12th Ohio Calvery and had left hip injury while in Service. SON----Francis M. ROSS Jr, born 1864 married Nora SULLIVAN 1897 in Wayne County, W.Va.

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