Vinton County Ohio Queries


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Queries since the last archive follow. They will be kept until this page becomes unmanageable to download, then older ones will be archived. Be sure to look at the archived files (from the home page).


DATE: 10/18/2009 SUBMITTER: Erin Coffman
SURNAMES: COFFMAN, MYRICK
Looking for information for John and Priscilla MYRICK COFFMAN. Married in Athens CO., Oh in 1829.Migrated to Lake CO., IN (1836-1846), then moved to McArthurstown, Vinton Co., OH. Thats as far as I can get with them.
DATE: 10/13/2009 SUBMITTER: Cherri Lusk
SURNAMES: IRELAN, IRELAND, GREGORY
Need death date for Frederick Ishmael IRELAN/IRELAND. He was born 29 Feb 1888 in Radcliff, Vinton, Ohio. He was the son of Ishmael IRELAND and Margaret ENGLAND. His wife Mae Kathryn GREGORY is buried per death certificate in Elk Creek cemetery.
DATE: 10/08/2009 SUBMITTER: Jimmie Wood
SURNAMES: HUGHES
Looking for inf. on a Nancy HUGHES, father was George David HUGHES, Mother was Basheba Jane. Nancy was born in 1873. Her father was born in 1846. They was poss. from Vinton, or Lawrence Co. Nancy married a Lewis Tude MEDORS from Mason Co, WV.
DATE: 10/02/2009 SUBMITTER: Katharine H. deVries
SURNAMES: GRAY, KING, PUGH, PEUGH
Trying to find the connections between Justice J. KING and David (b.Jun 1825 Ohio -May 1902 CA) PUGH (PEUGH) his wife Amanda [Gray] (b. Dec 1829 Penn -Jan 1892 CA.). Amanda's parents, Eli GRAY (b. Jun 1787 Conn.- Feb 1868 Vinton co, Ohio) and his wife Elenor [WOOD] (b. Nov 1786 Conn.-Dec 1865 Vinton co, Ohio) TO Justice KING ( b. est 1842 Iowa) All census in Brown twsp, Vinton co, Ohio {cen.1850: Justice KING 8yr 'Iowa'; with Elli & Elenor GRAY} {cen.1860: Justice J. KING 19 'Conn'; with Elli & Elenor GRAY} {cen.1870: Justice KING 28 'Ohio'; with Amanda 18yr VA*, and Phealy 4/12 F W Ohio} * Amanda KING died: 1873 Oct 15 21yr8mo, res'd of Vinton co, Ohio *
DATE: 09/30/2009 SUBMITTER: Linda Allen
SURNAMES: CLARK
I'm looking for information for a John Elmer CLARK, born in July 1868-1870 in Vinton County, Ohio. Unfortunately, this is all the information I have for him. I have hit many roadblocks where he is concerned (he was my paternal great-great grandfather). Any help you can give me would be huge.
DATE: 09/30/2009 SUBMITTER: John Ziegler
SURNAMES: GASKILL, GASKELL, ZIEGLER, MAHORTER
Looking for Charles GASKILL born between 1775-1785 New Jersey came to Ohio just after she became a state. Died ? Wife is Matilda , son Samuel GASKILL born 1807 Pa.
DATE: 09/30/2009 SUBMITTER: Steven Burkhart
SURNAMES: BOWERS
I'm looking to find out where Lewis BOWERS who died 1893 Feb 25 at the age of 26y in Madison Tp. was buried? What cemetery or any photos of tombstone of Lewis BOWERS?
DATE: 09/30/2009 SUBMITTER: Bill Schmertz
SURNAMES: WINTERS, MCKEE, SIMONTON
Seeking information on Martha "Mattie" SIMONTON MCKEE WINTERS (1780-Unk). Widow of Thomas MCKEE in 1815-1816 and remarries a (John) WINTERS before 1818. John WINTERS might be the son of Thomas WINTERS, Vinton Co. Revolutionary War veteran buried in McArthur, OH. Martha is from the John SIMONTON family who came to Athens Co. in 1798 during the second wave of settlers. A John WINTERS was living in Elk Twp., Athens Co. (now Vinton Co.) in 1820 and 1830.
DATE: 09/30/2009 SUBMITTER: Janis Coppock
SURNAMES: FRANKLIN
I am looking for William FRANKLIN Born 24 Jul 1796 who died in Zaleski Vinton County OH on 27 Nov 1872 and trying to find his burial place and possibly a will. His wife, Jane FRANKLIN was still living in 1872 but unable to locate her whereabouts. Does anyone know of a researcher in Zaleski or Vinton County that I can contact.
DATE: 09/30/2009 SUBMITTER: Missy Poare
SURNAMES: RODGERS, ROGERS
I am searching for the names of Lewis RODGERS parents, he is my gggrandfather. He was born JAN 22, 1852 and was married to Mary WALBURN.
DATE: 09/30/2009 SUBMITTER: Robert Hendershott
SURNAMES: PERRY
I am looking for info on Knights of Pythas in Vinton county. My grandfather Henry S. PERRY was a member. I am guessing early 1920.
DATE: 09/30/2009 SUBMITTER: Ann Johnson
SURNAMES: ERVIN, ROBINETTE, KISER
Searching for any info. re William Daniel ERVIN and wife Susannah ROBINETTE (wife #1) and Maggie KISER (wife #2) lived in Vinton Co. 1855-1906...total 14 children from the two marriages. Lived in/near Dundas. (source-Civil War pension records).
DATE: 08/20/2009 SUBMITTER: Ann Johnson
SURNAMES: ERVIN, ROBINET, KISER
Looking for information about WILLIAM DANIEL ERVIN 1832-1921 of Vinton County; married 1. Susannah ROBINET 1856 in Vinton Co.; married 2. Maggie KISER 1879 in Vinton Co.
DATE: 08/20/2009 SUBMITTER: Ginger Sisco Cook
SURNAMES: HENSON
I am looking for any information on the Aquilla HENSON family. In the 1860 Vinton County census, Aquilla is listed as a miller and lived in Eagle Mills, Vinton County, with his wife Sarah and two children, Susan and William.
DATE: 08/20/2009 SUBMITTER: Jane
SURNAMES: DILLON, HUSTON, MCQUEEN
In my census search I found a John S. DILLON in Elk Twp. Vinton Co. 1880. Is this John S. DILLON a son of John L. DILLON and Eleanor HUSTON? Eleanor is the daughter of John C. HUSTON and Nancy J. MCQUEEN. Does anyone know if John C. & Nancy MCQUEEN HUSTON may have died in Vinton Co.?? They both died in 1858, but I don't know where and it doesn't say in the family Bible. Any additional information on the children of John L. DILLON & Eleanor HUSTON would be helpful. Children: Mary A.; Martha J.; Nancy; Rachel; Amanda; Alice L.; and George Benson.
DATE: 08/20/2009 SUBMITTER: Nikki
SURNAMES: MARK, MARKS, THOMPSON
Looking for imformation on the following families William MARK(S) & Mary JONES who were part of the first pioneers into Vinton Co, Oh. I am also looking for the family of Edith (Edy) THOMPSON (who married Jacob MARKS in 1836 in Athens Co.). Jacob was a son of William & Mary MARKS but it is Edith that I am looking for. I have never been able to find out who Edith THOMPSON'S family was. I know absolutely nothing about Edith (my gg-grandmother). It has been listed that both Edith's parents were born in Ireland but Edith herself was born in Ohio in 1810-1812. The last location for Edith was the 1880 Census where she was in Washington Co., Ark. I can't seem to find a burial place as well.
DATE: 08/20/2009 SUBMITTER: Tyler Hutchison
SURNAMES: HUTCHISON, HUTCHINSON
I am looking for any information about my family history. I am Tyler the son of Kenny who is the son of George who is the son of Clarence who is the son of Albert. All around the Harrison twp. area in Vinton County, OH.
DATE: 06/21/2009 SUBMITTER: Julann
SURNAMES: WISE
Looking for obit and information on a Harry WISE born 1919 died on 20 Jan 1989 if his parents where Harry WISE and Freida Frisoska WISE?
DATE: 06/21/2009 SUBMITTER: Don Grant
SURNAMES: COY
I am looking for information on James H. COY his wife Mary SHEPARD. They had a daughter Bessie Ethel COY born 05 March, 1893 in Vinton County. She died 17 April, 1915 in Washington Court House. She was married to Harley STANT from Circelville, Ohio. Bessie was my great grandmother.
DATE: 06/21/2009 SUBMITTER: David Briggs
SURNAMES: THOMPSON
Anyone with info on a William THOMPSON (approx 1815-1870) of Clinton Twp, Vinton County, Ohio? Wife was Elizabeth REYNOLDS, dau. of Reason REYNOLDS. Trying to locate descendants who know the family history, as it was lost thru his youngest son, George Washington THOMPSON (who was deaf) - my great grandfather. Was he related to Nathaniel P. (181?), George W. (1835), or Samuel THOMPSON (1827) of that area?
DATE: 06/21/2009 SUBMITTER: Barb Harvey
SURNAMES: COYER, GRAY
Searching for any information of Henry Edgar "Hen" COYER (SR). married Esther Annette "Nettie"/Etta" Gray. Henry E. COYER b) ca 1863 Lawrence Co. OH d) ca 1907 Vinton Co OH (?) s/o John Coyer and Mary Lewis m) Esther A. Gray b) 9 Aug 1873 Jackson Co. OH d) 31 May 1945 Cabell Co. WV d/o Emory Elvin Gray and Sarah A.L. Buckley. Children of Henry E. Coyer and Esther A. Gray: Thomas Franklin COYER b)18 Feb 1892 d)1 Aug 1894, John L. COYER b) 30 May 1896 d) 29 Jan 1971, Mary Jane COYER b) 5 Sept 1898 d) 26 May 1982, Emory Elvin COYER b) 9 Oct 1900 d) 13 Nov 1900, Henry Edgar COYER Jr. b) 5 Oct 1901 d) 25 July 1964, Carroll Edwin COYER b) 9 May 1905 d) 16 June 1968.
DATE: 06/21/2009 SUBMITTER: Toby Brief
SURNAMES: SHANER, JOHNSTON
Have come across an old scrapbook dating from about 1910-1920 that shows photos of a picnic at Skunk Hollow in 1912 and names Mt. Lea 1916. Also includes family photos that are not identified except for Kathryn Shaner 1916 (appears to be 1-2 years old) and Randal Johnson. The scrapbook is in an archives in Columbus,O, but we don't think it is related to the archives. I am only able to assume that it is even local. If anyone has a clue about this please contact me.
DATE: 04/30/2009 SUBMITTER: M L Henry
SURNAMES: THOMPSON
I'm trying to find out if Fona D. Thompson and Rocky A. Thompson are married or not, that's all I want to know. It would have been in Vinton County unsure of the year Her birth month and year Sept. 1963 and his would have been 1962 unsure of the month.
DATE: 04/15/2009 SUBMITTER: Louise Brode
SURNAMES: BARNETT
George Barnett who died Aug 1, 1873 and is buried in Salt Springs Cemetery.
DATE: 04/15/2009 SUBMITTER: Melissa Malone
SURNAMES: BROWN, SEYMOUR
Looking for information on Carlton W.( Carl) BROWN born Jan 1879 in Mc Arthur.His father James L. BROWN, mother unk. He had 2 children with a woman last named SEYMOUR.
DATE: 04/15/2009 SUBMITTER: Sharon Tackett
SURNAMES: BELL
Looking for BELL 1800's.
DATE: 04/15/2009 SUBMITTER: Sue Erwin Dew
SURNAMES: ERWIN
I am looking for the entire listing of Francis and Nettie ERWIN's children. Here are the ones I have: Paul b 1898, Francis M b 1900, Rachel b 1902, Walter b 1905, Phillip b 1908, Silas b 1910. There was a son born in 1916 looks like Nelson, but cannot translate it in the 1920 census Vinton Wilkesville Twp W Precinct. Then I have Nellie who supposedly married a Howard and lives in Chillicothe. Lucille married Jay Pendleton and lives in Radcliffe Oh. John Erwin, divorced and buried in Radcliff Cem, Seth (no info) and Angelina (info only came by way of family bible passed down on rootsweb).
DATE: 03/27/2009 SUBMITTER: Vicky Woodrum
SURNAMES: MCCORMICK, LENTNER, STILWELL, MCGONAGLE, DUFFY
Would like to see if there is any new information out there on the family of Sarah Ann LENTNER. She was born October 31, 1830 in Athens County, Ohio and died August 21, 1905 in Brown Township, Vinton, County, Ohio. Married June 12, 1851 to William Eugene STILWELL. I have Sarah's parents as George Manlove LENTNER and his first wife, Mary Ann MCGONAGLE. I am also researching the STILWELL'S, MCCORMICK'S AND DUFFY'S of Vinton County, Ohio.
DATE: 03/27/2009 SUBMITTER: Karen Jent
SURNAMES: BUTTON
Any information on the family of Philimon BUTTON. I am a direct descendent of his. I know he died at Gettysburg and was in the 75th Ohio Infantry.
DATE: 03/27/2009 SUBMITTER: Barbara Fair
SURNAMES: MORROW, HILL
I'm looking for info on James MORROW and Olive Jane HILL, Lindsey MORROW, I was told that Samuel MORROW might be the father to James and Lindsey MORROW. James married Olive Jane HILL in 1827. James was born around 1801 and Olive was born around 1800.
DATE: 02/15/2009 SUBMITTER: Tronia Hannah
SURNAMES: JOHNSON, THOMPSON, MORGAN, ENGLAND
I would love to find a picture of my grandmother Mildred JOHNSON. She married a Ern. THOMPSON. They lived in McArthur. My father always talked very highly of her.
DATE: 02/14/2009 SUBMITTER: Seri
SURNAMES: ROWLAND
Does anyone know the road address number on what I believe is now called Wilt Rd., Londonderry, Ohio where the ROWLAND family used to live? It was close to the Sam Wilt family. I am seeking the street number and/or present resident name.
DATE: 02/14/2009 SUBMITTER: Jill Raudabaugh
SURNAMES: BRANDUM, KECK
I am seeking information on relatives of a Louisa Brandum. She married David Fred Keck and her father may have been Thomas Brandum. Spelling on Brandum may vary.
DATE: 02/14/2009 SUBMITTER: Susan Fisher
SURNAMES: YOUNG, PETTY
Looking for parents/family of Thomas E. YOUNG b 1841,Pa. Married Sophia PETTY 13 Apr 1865 Vinton Co. He owned land in Hamden. He died Feb 1873 and Sophia died Nov 1874 leaving orphans Etta Mae, Hugh McClellan, William and James Young. Also looking for burial info on Thomas and Sophia.
DATE: 12/27/2008 SUBMITTER: John Dayton
SURNAMES:
Looking for information on Gisbson Hollow Road, Fout Road, Dry Branch Road.
DATE: 12/27/2008 SUBMITTER: Mike Wiggins
SURNAMES: WELCH
Looking for decendants of S. Ray WELCH. Particularly those with knowledge of him making musical instruments (mountain dulcimers).
DATE: 11/28/2008 SUBMITTER: Carole Tucker
SURNAMES: JONES, HUBBARD
We are looking for information on the family of John A JONES, born 1824 in Wales. He married Barbara or Barbary HUBBARD who was born in Ohio. We find them in Jackson County, Ohio in 1860 census; haven't found them in 1870, and in 1880 and 1900 we find them in Vinton County, Ohio. We don't find a death or burial for them, but thought they should have died in Vinton County. Their children are James E, Margaret, John, Emma, Mary E, Levena, Salona (Flora), Loisa B, Minna M. Can anyone help with this family? 1900 census doesn't give a year of immigration.
DATE: 11/28/2008 SUBMITTER: Edward Radcliff
SURNAMES: RADCLIFF
I am looking for Jonathon RADCLIFF, born in Harrison County Va, now West Virginia, fought in the war of 1812 and died in Vinton County Ohio.
DATE: 11/20/2008 SUBMITTER: Sharon (Siens) Peery
SURNAMES: SIENS
I need someone to find the will of my ggg-grandfather John SIENS in the courthouse in McArthur. He died 26 Jun 1864. I have a transcription of the will, but I need the will book number, page number and the file number of the probate file (I have copies of the contents of that but need the file number). The will is dated 24 Jun 1864 and probated 29 Jun 1864. I will be glad to pay someone to check this for me.
DATE: 11/13/2008 SUBMITTER: Ann
SURNAMES: RAY
Looking for info on how Ray Ohio was settled and by whom.
DATE: 11/13/2008 SUBMITTER: Marsha Braun
SURNAMES: PENROD
Looking for information on my grandfather's parents. Grandfather was born John H PENROD 05 FEB 1884. He lived with his parents on a farm in Elk Fork. He married Leota FOREMAN and they lived on the Foreman farm until their daugher Mary was born. I believe at one time John was a coal minor. I remember being shown a road where some homes for coal minors use to be.
DATE: 11/13/2008 SUBMITTER: Marsha Braun
SURNAMES: PENROD, FOREMAN, ROBB
I am looking for the family of John H PENROD, born 05 FEB 1884 in Elk Fork. I was told his parents had a farm. I am looking for their names. John married Leota FOREMAN whose father was Martin Ulysses FORMAN and her mother was Mary Jane ROBB.
DATE: 10/06/2008 SUBMITTER: Wendy Ussery
SURNAMES: DOWNARD, MARTIN, REEVES
I am looking for any information on a Elizabeth REEVES who married a Harver or Harley DOWNARD sometime around 1900. They had four sons that I can tell. Their sons were, Murray, Murry DOWNARD, Louis, Lewis DOWNARD, Lloyd DOWNARD, Chester DOWNARD.
DATE: 10/06/2008 SUBMITTER: Wendy Ussery
SURNAMES: DOWNARD, MARTIN, REEVES
I am looking for any information on Alexander Lafayette MARTIN or Lafayette Alexander MARTIN from around 1890 to 1900 in Vinton County.
DATE: 09/02/2008 SUBMITTER: Teresa
SURNAMES: MAXWELL, GIBSON
Looking for information on William Alexander MAXWELL of Vinton County, Ohio and wife Mary Catherine GIBSON. Does anyone know William's father/mother?
DATE: 07/30/2008 SUBMITTER: Jim Donley
SURNAMES: DONLEY
1860 census page 73. shows my G-G GF Charles DONLEY and family. I am unable to find anyone else before him.
DATE: 07/30/2008 SUBMITTER: Anita Hamer
SURNAMES: HAMER, WALTERS
I am searching for any information regarding Hezekiah HAMER, who died in Brown Twp. in 1879. His son James married Margaret Jane WALTERS. My primary interest is the possible location of his grave; however any information will be appreciated.
DATE: 07/10/2008 SUBMITTER: John McDonald
SURNAMES: CANIDA, CANADA, CANADY, KENNEDY
Seeking information related to John CANIDA/CANADA/CANADY/KENNEDY (1858-1933). John lived near Zaleski in the 1890s. His children were Henry, John Dennis, Zale and Lewis (died young?). John was first married to Leander(ra) Susan LUNSFORD and later Lizzie KENNEDY we believe. Glad to share information, photos, etc.
DATE: 07/10/2008 SUBMITTER: Donna M. Smith
SURNAMES: SMITH, MOSHER, VELZY, HARRIS, ESTES
Seeking Mary Jane ESTES who posted a query in 1999 regarding the above names. They are my family and I need to find Mary Jane ESTES or someone who knows her. She seems to have information on them. William Velzy SMITH is my great grandfather, Lydia MOSHER and William SMITH are my gg grandparents. Thomas MOSHER is my ggg grandfather.
DATE: 07/10/2008 SUBMITTER: Wanda Exline
SURNAMES: MCCARTY
Looking for information on Sean Anthony McCarty who resided in Vinton County and died in 1999. I know Sean was or had been married and had a son. Looking to find his wife or ex wife for Genealogy records and to invite them to our next Exline reunion.
DATE: 07/10/2008 SUBMITTER: Wanda Exline
SURNAMES: EXLINE, AXLINE
Looking for relatives of Exline and Axline.
DATE: 07/10/2008 SUBMITTER: Erin Robb
SURNAMES: ROBB
I am descended from a long line of Robbs in Elk Township. I have extensive information on my direct line, but would like some help filling in the gaps of some more distant branches. Specifically anyone who has information on the descendants of Samuel Adams ROBB (b. 1842; son of James L. ROBB and Nancy LEACH; married to Lydia DAVIS; fathered 10 children; d. 1918). I would also love to share what I have found in my own research!
DATE: 06/26/2008 SUBMITTER: Wanda Exline
SURNAMES: EXLINE, WELCH
I am looking for decendants of Saul Raymond Welch and Velva Exline Welch. We have an Exline Reunion coming up on the 28th of June and I would like to invite them.
DATE: 06/26/2008 SUBMITTER: Tracy Newman
SURNAMES: NEWMAN, GRIFFITH, MURDOCH, EBERTS
We have a question as to the location of "Tarr Farms". We have several individuals of the Newman family that were Born at "Tarr Farm, Clinton Township, OH." The best we have been able to figure is it is near SR 340 and SR 160 where the cemetery is supposed to be located. Can anyone tell me if this cemetery is still located .3 mi n of sr 160 just west of 340 as listed? And is it still accessible to the curious genealogist?
DATE: 06/26/2008 SUBMITTER: N M Kauth
SURNAMES: BAGLEY, WHITLATCH, NEWMAN
Searching for Matilda NEWMAN WHITLATCH BAGLEY, 1st child of Isaac and Anna SMITH NEWMAN b. 1816 Adams Co, Oh. She married James WHITLATCH in 1836. They are on the 1850 Adams Co, Oh census. Another child Cornelius WHITLATCH is b. 1853 and then James must die because by 1860 Matilda is married to John BAGLEY and 1870 and 1880 in Vinton Co, OH. All Whitlatch children are called Bagley on the census. John requests service pension 1890 and Matilda requests widow's pension 1892. She is 1 of 4 dau. alive when mother Anna dies in McLean Co, IL 1888.
DATE: 05/23/2008 SUBMITTER: Donna Garland
SURNAMES: SHIFLET, SHIFLETT, SHIFFLETT, HERRING
In search of any information on Joice SHIFLETT (b. abt 1795 in VA) who on February 28, 1873, in Richland Township of Vinton Co. Ohio filed a pension application as a widow to Edward SHIFLET who fought in the War of 1812. She was living with her son; Henry W. SHIFLETT at the time of application. The application was approved, but I have no further information on where she resided or died. I believe she was originally from Orange County Virginia where she married Edward SHIFLET on March 7, 1811. Henry W. SHIFLETT married Alneda J. ??? and she is suppose to have been from Ohio.
DATE: 05/23/2008 SUBMITTER: Sharon
SURNAMES: DOTSON
Need verification on death record of Mary Jane DOTSON, died 2-21-1931. Record: Vol 4, page 212. Was her maiden name FRY (FRYE), born in PA, and buried in Harrisville, WV?
DATE: 05/10/2008 SUBMITTER: Jan Warner
SURNAMES: REYNOLDS
I am looking for information on Reason REYNOLDS, b. at. 1785 in MD or VA,(This from 1850 Clinton Twp., Vinton Co., OH census) and I think died between 1850-60. Also, his wife, Rachel, b.abt 1791 in Md. She was still alive in the 1870 census.
DATE: 05/10/2008 SUBMITTER: Janis Coppock
SURNAMES: FRANKLIN
Looking for William and Jane FRANKLIN who moved to Vinton County by 1870 in the township of Madison. At age 77, William listed himself as a laborer and he and Jane were still living in Vinton County but had moved to Zaleski, in Madison Township. William was born abt 1795, no information on Jane. They moved to Vinton County from Marietta Washington County, Ohio. Would like to locate if they died in Vinton County and where.
DATE: 04/25/2008 SUBMITTER: Donna Matherly
SURNAMES: MCCUMBER, MCCLAIN, MCLAIN, MCLANE
Looking for info on Frederick MCCUMBER, wife Lucinda (Linda), MCLAIN married 1873.
DATE: 04/22/2008 SUBMITTER: Harry Selsor
SURNAMES: GOODRICH, BYERS
Do you have a marriage record in Vinton Co for an Elizabeth Byers and Levi Goodrich about 1835? [webmaster's note: This would not be found in Vinton County since it wasn't formed until 1850, but might be in one of the parent counties.]
DATE: 04/10/2008 SUBMITTER: Harold Clark
SURNAMES: CLARK, ALBIN, FINLEY
I would like to exchange information with anyone researching William ALBIN and his wife, Nancy (CLARK) ALBIN. Nancy was a sister of my Jacob CLARK and Joseph CLARK. These 3 were children of Benjamin CLARK and Nancy FINLEY. William and Nancy were married in 1814 in Guernsey County, OH, then moved to Vinton County, Swan Twp., OH where they died. They had 12 children.
DATE: 04/08/2008 SUBMITTER: Ruth Ann Shuster
SURNAMES: MORRIS
Looking for info about Phoebe MORRIS who was married to Hazel BARBEE per the 1850 census and John BARRET per the 1860 census. I am particularly interested in her son Lewis MORRIS (not the son of Abraham and Nancy) who was born in Pa in 1834. There was another brother William H. also born in Pa. about 1844.
DATE: 04/08/2008 SUBMITTER: Doris J Boos
SURNAMES: HULL, SHEPPARD
Am searching for info of Benjamin and Mary HULL, parents of James HULL, born 1844. James m. Sarah SHEPPARD(sp.?) 1868. Emigrated to Southern Iowa 1868. Civil War veteran. Any info appreciated.
DATE: 03/12/2008 SUBMITTER: Seri
SURNAMES: ROWLAND
Does anyone know the 1967-1974 street address of the Rowland family that lived on Beech Grove Road, Londonderry, Ohio? I'm looking for the old street address and present owners of that house.
DATE: 03/12/2008 SUBMITTER: Karen Martin
SURNAMES: DELL
Charles DELL died Nov 9,1947 in McArthur Rest Home. Does anyone know how to obtain the records of McArthur Rest Home?
DATE: 03/12/2008 SUBMITTER: Connie Sisson
SURNAMES: SISSON
George Warren SISSON was born in 1827 and can be seen in the 1900 census. But can find no information on a date of death. Married to Sarah Amelia SYLVESTER and had four children Eva, Ida, Harvey, and Gay.
DATE: 02/19/2008 SUBMITTER: Sally Sedlacko
SURNAMES: CHERRINGTON
Wanting to learn more about Earl CHERRINGTON born 1873 (my gg grandfather), his parents Thomas and Rachel (JOHNSON) CHERRINGTON and siblings Lauren, Carl, Cressy(Mrs. H.F. MAHAN), and Mabel (Mrs. Charles SHAFFER). The family lived in Ohio until sometime after Thomas' death in 1883. At some point after that they moved to Anderson, Indiana.
DATE: 01/23/2008 SUBMITTER: Deb Henry
SURNAMES: RAY, WOLFE, RICHART, MARQUIS
I am researching the Henry RAY family which came to Iowa in the late 1800's. Henry was first married to Eliza and then Rosann MARQUIS. He married Mildred Angeline WOLFE in Ohio (Rayville?) and had two children there (Warren and Ethel). According to Mildred's obit, she was the daughter of Elkanah and Anne RICHART WOLFE.
DATE: 01/23/2008 SUBMITTER: James Hall
SURNAMES: HALL
Looking for Francis Marion HALL. Father Daniel. He was in the 1860 census living with his parents. I am told that he left his family, wife Martha Samatha MC QUAID and son James HALL and maybe another son, Will HALL. I heard a story that he left his family in Vinton County and moved to Grayson Ky and had another family and never returned to Ohio. The story suggests that Tom T. HALL was from his line. James born 1857 Died 1925 is my great grandfather.
DATE: 01/23/2008 SUBMITTER: James Hall
SURNAMES: HALL, IRELAND
Looking for Daniel HALL, Birth abt 1818, Marriage, and death. Would like to have his parents names also. He married Susan IRELAND. Was listed in 1890 census.
DATE: 01/11/2008 SUBMITTER: Jane Hanson
SURNAMES: LAMAR
Did Lorraine LAMAR just recently pass away (perhaps late December?) I believe she lived on Pierce Rd or Pierce Hollow Rd.
DATE: 01/11/2008 SUBMITTER: Tamara
SURNAMES: MASON, WEED, RHOADS
I am loking for information on Christopher MASON, married to Melissa WEED, they had a son Homer M. MASON b, 3/18/1888 in Vinton Co., Ohio. That is all I have on them.
DATE: 12/08/2007 SUBMITTER: Sarah Hamilton Douce Elliott
SURNAMES: ALLEY, FEE
Debbie ALLEY inquired some time ago about the FEE family. Lost her contact. the FEES were my great,great grand parents(maternal). I have some info.
DATE: 11/15/2007 SUBMITTER: Joe Ellis South
SURNAMES: PHILLIPS, JONES, DOWNARD
I am looking for information about Arminda Tarr PHILLIPS, b 12-28-1840, d 5-11-1895. Married William DOWNARD 1860. Parents were Gersham PHILLIPS and Eliza JONES.
DATE: 10/19/2007 SUBMITTER: Roberta Hoban
SURNAMES: BROWN, DELANCEY, MULLIN
Am looking for proof of birth for Merinda Estella BROWN, b.29 Aug 1862 in Vinton County. Her parents were Lewis BROWN and Merinda (DELANCEY) BROWN.
DATE: 10/19/2007 SUBMITTER: Tronia Hannah
SURNAMES: THOMPSON, JOHNSON, ENGLAND, MORGAN
I am looking for a picture of Mildred (JOHNSON) THOMPSON. She was my grandmother. Most of the family lived in Vinton Co.
DATE: 10/19/2007 SUBMITTER: Dee Ligntner
SURNAMES: HANNING, LIGHTNER, WILSON
Searching for the burial site of Robert E. HANNING, amd Amanda Belle (WILSON) HANNING who may be buried in either the New Plymouth area, or in an area that used to be called Star OH.
DATE: 10/04/2007 SUBMITTER: Matt Harris
SURNAMES: THACKER
Anyone know where in VA the THACKER family originated? I'm researching the family from Albemarle Co, VA, and curious if there's a connection between "Halman" (b. c1816 VA) {1850 Census, Wilksville, Vinton Co, p. 296B} and Holman m. Polly HUMPHREYS, 1812 FLuvanna Co., VA. Also wondering if his son Joseph {age 3, b. c1847} is identical with J.R. {age 32 b. OH, pa b. VA, ma. b. OH}? (1880 Census, Hyde Park, Cook Co., IL).
DATE: 08/31/2007 SUBMITTER: Laurel Hill
SURNAMES: CLARK, HIXON
I am looking for any information on these families in Harrison Twp. Dates include 1850 - 1880. Birth information, marriages are great.
DATE: 08/31/2007 SUBMITTER: Gayle Doss Dillon
SURNAMES: DOSS
Searching for Ancestors of Marquis de Lafayette DOSS, b. 1/13/1828 Pulaski, KY, died 3/17/1913 Vinton Cty, OH. Also searching for clarification of the mother of his children, specifically Elza Allen DOSS b. 1873? (m. Harriett "Hattie" DAVIS 5/26/1895 in Vinton) as my reseach seems to show 3 separate names/wives (Mary Anne REIGEL, Mary Ann CLINWELL, Mary A. CULLUM.)
DATE: 08/31/2007 SUBMITTER: Marlene Rearley Blackwell
SURNAMES: ROHRLE, REYLEY
Zaleski, Madison, Vinton Co., Ohio: 1860 Anton ROHRLE, age 25, born in Baveria, cabinet maker, with his wife, Elizabeth, born in Ohio; 1870 Anthony Riley [Anton Röhrle], age 40, born in Baden, upholsteror, with his wife, Elizabeth [Long], age 32, born in Ohio; Anthony Ruvly [Anton Röhrle] died on 2 May 1879, residence in Zaleski, Madison, Vinton County, Ohio. 1880 Elizabeth REYLEY, widow, age 43, born in Baden, Germany [Ohio]. If there is any other information on my ancestors, please let me know.
DATE: 07/31/2007 SUBMITTER: Alan Dowty
SURNAMES: DOUGHTY
I am interested in my ancestor David DOUGHTY, 1742-1824, who lived in either Vinton or Athens County and is buried in Bethel Holiness Mission Cemetery, which I understand is in Vinton County. I am interested in visiting the cemetery and examining the original tombstone (a new one was erected in 1955). Is there someone I can contact regarding this cemetery?
DATE: 07/31/2007 SUBMITTER: Bobby Stephenson
SURNAMES: STEPHENSON
My Great Great Grandfather, James STEPHENSON, a Civil War Veteran is buried in Puritan Cemetery, near Hamden. The last time I was there was four years ago and his headstone was nearly illegable. I am interested in having this headstone replaced. However I need a photo of the stone to prove the deterioration. Is there someone who would drive out to the cemetery and take a photo and send it to me? I am willing to pay a reasonable fee.
DATE: 07/31/2007 SUBMITTER: Bill Shrum
SURNAMES: BUTTON, ACORD
I would like to hear from anyone that might know who the parents of Philemon BUTTON were. He was married to Olive Ann ACORD and they lived in Vinton County for awhile. I know Olive is still buried there. Philemon was killed at Gettysburg, PA.
DATE: 07/31/2007 SUBMITTER: Bob Hendershott
SURNAMES: PERRY, HARPER
I am looking for info on my grandfather, Henry S. PERRY, b 1880 Virginia. He married Emma L. HARPER around 1890 and they lived in Hamden. He died in 1960, he worked at the Brick Factory for many years. I have much info on Harpers but none on Perry.
DATE: 07/15/2007 SUBMITTER: Harriette Bullock
SURNAMES: PIERCE
My cousin and I are searching for information regarding William PIERCE who was a soldier in war of 1812. DOB 1788, died 1870 burial in Radcliff, Ohio cemetary. Any info would be really appreciated. My grandmother was Cynthia PIERCE NORTON, grand daughter of William.
DATE: 07/15/2007 SUBMITTER: Darlene Ross Herde
SURNAMES: ROSS, RAY, COMER
Looking for Isaac ROSS born Virginia 1793. Isaac married to Sarah Esra (Essery)Child: Silas ROSS married to Elizabeth COMER. Child: Mary ROSS married to William RAY with sons Silas, Weston and Jesse RAY. Child: Rebecca ROSS married to Abraham JONES. Child: Amanda Jane married William ROSS. Mary ROSS buried at Slage Graveyard along with sons and husband. Does anyone know when Isaac ROSS died? It must be sometime after 1860. Which Ross family does he belong? Amanda Jane buried Londonderry Cem.
DATE: 07/15/2007 SUBMITTER: Joan
SURNAMES: McDANIEL
Info needed on a McDANIEL family living in Brown Township in 1880. They were farmers. Joseph McDANIEL was born about 1833, wife Eliza about 1841, children Sarra 1862, George 1863, Hara, Aeras, Olive & John followed.
DATE: 05/31/2007 SUBMITTER: no name
SURNAMES: WHITLATCH, BAGLEY, WHITLOCH
John BAGLEY married Matilda WHITLOCH in Vinton Co July 5, 1856. I'm hoping this is Matilda WHITLATCH, widow of James and wondering what happened to her, her family, and her Whitlatch children. Anyone working on Bagley or Whitlatch of any spelling please reply.
DATE: 05/02/2007 SUBMITTER: Judie Miracle
SURNAMES: SCOTT, ANTHONY, HIX
Looking for information about family of Abraham and Cassa ANTHONY SCOTT. Also Rueben and Albina ANTHONY HIX. And the family of Michael and Sarah ANTHONY. All living in Richland township in the 1880's.
DATE: 05/02/2007 SUBMITTER: Phyllis Marsh
SURNAMES: HURLESS
Seeking obituary and burial info for Fredric (Frederick?) Arnette HURLESS. born 31 May 1922, died 3 Dec 1999. Last residence McArthur, Vinton, Ohio.
DATE: 04/18/2007 SUBMITTER: Pat Strong
SURNAMES: STRONG, WELLS, EDMISTON, DERRY, MURRAY, HAWK
Am interested in these families on my direct line all in Vinton County in and around Wilkesville.
DATE: 04/18/2007 SUBMITTER: David S. Kilson
SURNAMES: BENNETT, ROBINSON, ROOF, WARREN
I am searching for info. regarding my G ,GGgrandparents. Albert BENNETT and Margaret ROOF BENNETT, John ROBINSON and Caroline WARREN ROBINSON. Lived Jackson and Vinton Co. Ohio. Worked at the early furnaces at Oak Hill and in Vinton Co.Also at the Furnace known as the Buckeye. Family history has it that my GGGrandfather Albert BENNET was a drover and that he hauled hardwood from Vinton Co. to the furnace in Jackson Co. This was a distance of about 6 mi. The trip was said to have taken aprox. 14 hrs a day with Oxen teams. Are there any records of who was employed at the Buckeye furnace? I know that it was restored. My Grandfather and his identical twin brother were born in Vinton co. in 1882.They were the youngest sons of James D and Maria Derilla BENNETT ROBINSON. My G. name was Albert William ROBINSON.
DATE: 04/02/2007 SUBMITTER: Wanda Lutz Kleinman
SURNAMES: BRENNER, SKIFFINGTON, O'NEILL, SCURLOCK, MULHERN, GUTHRIE, UTZS, HOLZAPFEL, KLEINMAN, RICHARDS, HENNEMAN, LUTZ, LINDAUER
Grandparents: Michael LUTZ, Margaret HEABERLIN wed Jackson resided Hamden. 7 siblings born, app 1894-1903. Searching ancestors BRENNER, SKIFFINGTON, O'NEILL, SCURLOCK, MULHERN, GUTHRIE, UTZS, HOLZAPFEL, KLEINMAN, RICHARDS, HENNEMAN, LUTZ, LINDAUER. Inquire as to birth and death records, court or health dept and land records. Would appreciate any assistance, will exchange info. Are Catholic records copied and in the library?
DATE: 03/25/2007 SUBMITTER: Fred Griswold
SURNAMES:
I would like to get someone to do a tombstone inscription lookup in Jackson Township, Tombstone Inscriptions for me? I'm looking for Bryan(t) Brown and family, who lived there in the early 1800's.
DATE: 03/25/2007 SUBMITTER: Mark
SURNAMES: ANSEL
I am researching a man named E.T. ANSEL. He ran for election on Nov.7,1922 to the office of Auditor. Maybe in Vinton Co., Ohio.
DATE: 03/25/2007 SUBMITTER: Laura Myers
SURNAMES: TRUMAN, NIXON
Trying to reach Fred Rostorfer, have lost your email address. In regards to Melissa or Malissa NIXON who may have married Perry TRUMAN in Vinton County - unable to find anything on them. But have found John R. GARDNER (1844-1923) buried in Wycoff Cemetery next to his wife Mariah S. GARDNER (1855-1918). Mariah died 3/10/1918 in Vinton County, can obtain copy of death certificate from WWW.Ohiohistory.org/dindex/ No Truman's buried in Richland Twp.
DATE: 03/25/2007 SUBMITTER: John B. Napper
SURNAMES: NAPPER, THACKER, DONAHOE, SHIFFLET, DORTON
I am researching the families listed above. My quest is the Mother and Father on these children no matter how we can do it. I especialy want the parents of Peter NAPPER and Ivory THACKER back around 1830 or 1840.
DATE: 03/25/2007 SUBMITTER: Tricia McCloskey
SURNAMES: JONES, RALPH, FEE
I am looking for any info or pictures from the BEECH GROVE SCHOOL in Eagle Township. Around the year 1900, my grandmother, Bertha JONES, and her siblings, Francis JONES, Meda JONES, Homer W. JONES, and possibly Charley JONES (all children of John E. JONES and Augusta RALPH) attended this school. I am hoping to find photos or dates they may have attended. Bertha JONES eventually married Omer Edson FEE and resided in Eagle Township. The FEE children may also have gone to this school around 1920. I would love to share any info I have as well!
DATE: 03/25/2007 SUBMITTER: Becky
SURNAMES: TATMAN, HOUSE
My ggggreat Grandfather was Thomas TATMAN married to Margaret HOUSE. I am trying to find out who all of their children were. I have some idea but the information is not consistent. Would also like to know birth dates and death of Thomas and Margaret and where buried.
DATE: 03/25/2007 SUBMITTER: S E Allen
SURNAMES: SOWERS
I am interested in the family of Richard SOWERS from Swan Twp. He was married to Cynthia SMOCK and they are buried in Mt.Pleasant.
DATE: 03/08/2007 SUBMITTER: Lisa Ortiz
SURNAMES: HUSTON
I am looking for the following obituaries: Jasper HUSTON (b: 23 jan 1874 Vinton Co., OH d: 27 sep 1936) Thomas HUSTON (d: 12 mar 1871 Vinton Co., OH) George HUSTON (d:27 feb 1927 Vinton Co., OH)? Or any deeds or wills?
DATE: 03/08/2007 SUBMITTER: Rachel Andrews Smith
SURNAMES: ANDREWS, LYONS, WELCH, STIFFLER
Looking for any links to these families. They were back and forth between Vinton Co and Jackson Co. Silas Perry ANDREWS, Stephen Asa WELCH, Henry STIFFLER wife is Nancy CLAAR, and Jonathan Riley LYONS.
DATE: 03/08/2007 SUBMITTER: Sandy Bayes
SURNAMES:
I just had a question about Twin Maples nursing home in McArthur or Vinton Co. I was just wondering if it was a boys home or orphanage in earlier years and if so the year and the name of it at the time. I was just interested in the age of the building, who owned it and the name.
DATE: 03/08/2007 SUBMITTER: Nova Weller
SURNAMES: CASSILL, COX, CRAIG, HAWK, JENNINGS, KINSEL, KIRKENDALL, LEACH MARTINDILL, NICHOLS, NOBLE, OGIER, ROBBINS, SALMANS, SNOOK, TROWBRIDGE
I have the following names I'm searching for in Jackson, Vinton, Hocking and Gallia Counties. JACKSON COUNTY: Cox, Craig, Hawk, Horton, Jennings, Kinsel, Leach, Martindill, Nichols, Noble, Ogier, Robbins, Salmans, Snook, Trowbridge, and Weed. VINTON COUNTY: Cassill, Cox, Craig, Hawk, Jennings, Kinsel, Kirkendall, Lackey, Leach, Martindill, McKinnis, Nichols, Noble, Ogier, Robbins, Salmans, Snook, and Trowbridge. GALLIA COUNTY: Martindill and Weed. HOCKING COUNTY: Noble and Trowbridge. I have information I am willing to share.
DATE: 03/08/2007 SUBMITTER: Maureen Gobel
SURNAMES: ADKINS, ATKINS, ATKINSON
Looking for marriage record of Philip ADKINS (ATKINS, ATKINSON) to Elizabeth MASON (or BUCK or NUBUCK) about 1811.
DATE: 03/08/2007 SUBMITTER: Tim Erkinger
SURNAMES: WHITE, POULAIN
Looking for information on: Edward WHITE b.1835 in Ireland married Alice POULAIN b.Feb.1839 in 1860 lived in Hamden, Vinton County. Possibly married there.
DATE: 03/08/2007 SUBMITTER: Gary L. Collins
SURNAMES: STANLEY
Searching for court records related to attorney Timothy Robbins STANLEY of Elks Township (McArthur), Vinton County, OH between 1860 and 1870.
DATE: 01/26/2007 SUBMITTER: Kristina
SURNAMES: RAY, TRIPP
I am looking for any info on a Jonathan RAY 1830 listed on 1880 census as being farmer in Harrison, Vinton, also listed are children Clara RAY 1864, and Emett RAY 1869, my GGgrandfather is also listed Marion TRIPP. I have heard rumor has it he was adopted by a Ray family in east-RI, or CT, MA and was moved to Vinton.
DATE: 01/12/2007 SUBMITTER: Laurie Ross
SURNAMES: MARCUM
I am looking for someone who can help me look for any MARCUM buried in Vinton Co. cemetery. If I could get a list of cemeteries it would be nice. But I know the MARCUMS lived up there for 1860 thru 1900.
DATE: 01/12/2007 SUBMITTER: Steve Royce
SURNAMES: SALTS, SALTZ
I was researching the wife of William SALTS/SALTZ (1803-1830). I have not been able to identify the maiden name of William's wife, Sarah (1793-1846). They were married before 1813. (Though I'm a bit confused as how William, at the age of 10, married Sarah.) They had four children: Elizabeth (1813), Susanna (1815 in Ohio), Isaac (1821), William (1824), and Thomas (1826). William is buried in the Old McArthur Cemetery in McArthur, Vinton County, OH.
DATE: 01/12/2007 SUBMITTER: Renee Kampa
SURNAMES: KEEFE, OKEEF, KEITH, DORSEY, DORCEY
William KEEFE & wife, Jane (DORSEY) KEEFE appear under the name KEITH on the Elk/Vinton/Ohio 1860 census. In 1870, William is still in Elk township under the name OKEEF. In 1880, the family has moved to Benton county in MN. I have copies of Wm's land records for MN, which includes a copy of Wm's OH probate court file record declaring him a citizen of the U.S., dated 9/29/1863. I would like to find any & all record(s) of this family, particularly date of immigration.
DATE: 01/12/2007 SUBMITTER: Kim Redinbaugh
SURNAMES: RODGERS, ROGERS
I am looking for any information on Isaac RODGERS/ROGERS and family living in Vinton Co from 1850 thru 1870. Isaac's wife was Angelina/Angeline BOARDMAN and there were several children names John, Isaac, George, Lacy/Lucy, Elle, Eliza, Prudence, William, Joseph. Would appreciate any info most specifically any marriage, death or other vital info.
DATE: 01/12/2007 SUBMITTER: Theresa
SURNAMES: MACE, OAKLE, ARTHUR
Looking for info on Oakle Arthur MACE, Born Vinton County Ohio. 1901 Married to Dora Mae MACE. Lived in Columbus Ohio, Gary Ind.
DATE: 12/25/2006 SUBMITTER: Janis Topolosky
SURNAMES: STEELE
I'm looking for my mother's graduation year, I believe it to be 1942 or 1943 from Wilkesville High School. Her full name is Mary Elizabeth STEELE. This is for a holiday present, so time is of the essence.
DATE: 12/11/2006 SUBMITTER: Karen M Martin
SURNAMES: DELL
Looking for info on Charles DELL who died NOV 9,1947 at the McArthur Rest Home.
DATE: 12/11/2006 SUBMITTER: Jannette Q
SURNAMES: LINN, DODGE, RICHARDS
Looking for information on past owners and families living in the residence at 25891 Creola Hue Road, Swan Townsip, Vinton County. We are trying to find age of house and other pertinent information including landowners, home owners and businesses on the land.
DATE: 11/11/2006 SUBMITTER: Aubrey G. Cloud
SURNAMES: CAMPBELL, JOHNSON
Looking for a marriage record for Elvira C. CAMPBELL to James Bundy JOHNSON who were married in 1879 in Vinton County, OH.
DATE: 11/11/2006 SUBMITTER: Aubrey G. Cloud
SURNAMES: CAMPBELL, TATMAN
Looking for the Vinton County, Jackson Twp cemetery burial site for a Hezekiah H. CAMPBELL and his wife, Eliza Jane [TATMAN] CAMPBELL. Hezekiah died after 1880 and before 1900 in Vinton County, Ohio. Eliza Jane CAMPBELL died after 1920.
DATE: 10/29/2006 SUBMITTER: Tessy Seward
SURNAMES: MARTINDILL, HUHN, SCHRECK
Looking for info about James Alexander MARTINDILL, d. 1915, daughter Arminda MARTINDILL, d. 1884, her husband Fletcher HUHN. Residents of Richland Twshp.
DATE: 10/29/2006 SUBMITTER: Carmen Marshall
SURNAMES: BENNETT
Looking for descendents of Jabin, Richard, Jacob, and Philander BENNETT families from Conn, Renssealer, NY, Hocking, OH, Vermillion Co. Illinois.
DATE: 10/29/2006 SUBMITTER: Roger Woolf
SURNAMES: WOLF, WARFORD, BRIGGS
I have a Lot Warford that was issued title to land in Vinton Co on 3/5/1834. The land description includes two pieces (SENW and NWNE aliquots) of Section 35, TWP 12-N, Range 17 - 40 acres each. I think this is in the Swan TWP. I am looking for a contact for older TWP maps or someone that can clarify the location given this purchase date seems to pre-date the creation of Vinton Co from Hocking, Athens and Jackson Counties. Any Vinton historians that can help?
DATE: 10/16/2006 SUBMITTER: Deb Henry
SURNAMES: RAY
Looking for information on family of Henry RAY who married Angeline ? and moved to Keokuk County, Iowa in about 1891. Henry and Angeline had four children (Warren, Ethel, Gladys and Carol). Henry died August 16, 1898 in Webster, Iowa. Warren and Ethel were born in Ray, Ohio.
DATE: 10/16/2006 SUBMITTER: Cindy May
SURNAMES: LOPER, GATES, JONES
I am interested in seeing if you might have a listing of the persons buried in Puritan Cemetery outside of Hamden, Vinton County, Ohio. I am looking for the families of LOPER, GATES, JONES, MCGREW.
DATE: 09/30/2006 SUBMITTER: Michelle
SURNAMES: PERRY, WESTFALL
In the 1850 Census of Vinton County in Wilkesville there is a Samuel PERRY living with David and Elizabeth WESTFALL. Samuel PERRY was born about 1824 in Ohio. Does anyone know where Samuel came from and who his parents were?
DATE: 09/30/2006 SUBMITTER: Carolyn Dawson Hayford
SURNAMES: BAKER, ALESHIRE, DAWSON
From the 1997 archived messages, I found one from Joe Baker. His contact email address is out of date. If anyone in Vinton County knows Mr. Baker, I would appreciate hearing from him--or any other Dawson descendants. I can fill in some of the gaps on the Dawson side.
DATE: 09/16/2006 SUBMITTER: Barb McCarty
SURNAMES: REED, MCCARTY, CHAPPELEAR, KRECSMAR, KEREKES, KOPRICH, HUNYADI
July 5th 1870 Giles REED 45y, Nancy 36y, James 12y, Margaret 10y, Samuel 11y, Anna M 8y and George 2y. This is from the 1870 Census Madison Township Vinton County. June 1st 1880, Nancy REED 47y, Anna 16y, George 12y, Hiram 19y and Samuel 22y listed in the same house with John K REED 65y wife Anna M 65y, daughters and grandsons 1880 Census Madison Township Zaleski Vinton County. I know from our family bible that Nancy REED died Dec 2, 1893. I am trying to find out when Giles REED died and where Giles and Nancy are buried. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Also researching MCCARTY, CHAPPELEAR, KRECSMAR, KEREKES, KOPRICH and HUNYADI.
DATE: 09/03/2006 SUBMITTER: Alice Sheets
SURNAMES: HESKETT, RUTLEDGE
Almeda HESKETT born May 17, 1859 married Rodolph RUTLEDGE MD 12/22/1884. She is my grandmother. Any information on parents, siblings very inportant to me.
DATE: 09/03/2006 SUBMITTER: William DeVore
SURNAMES: DEVORE
Wanting to know where Joshua W. and Ester Valentine DeVore are buried. Also, don't know when Joshua died. The were in Vinton Co around 1860 and after. I know that Esther died around 1898 and was living in Brown Twp at the time.
DATE: 08/20/2006 SUBMITTER: Gary
SURNAMES: MORRIS, CARDWELL, HUNTLEY, BODMER
Looking for genealogy info regarding Abraham 'Abe' MORRIS, b. about 1802. Wife: Sarah "Sadie" ??? Probably lived in Wilkesville Twp. Children: Jonathan M., Rachel, Laura, Ameritta, Benjamin, Hiram, Lewis.
DATE: 08/20/2006 SUBMITTER: Carolyn Lee
SURNAMES: LEE
John LEE was born in Vinton county on Sept 20, 1827. I am looking for the names of his parents or any other information that would lead me to them. I know his parents were born in Ireland, but little else.
DATE: 08/05/2006 SUBMITTER: William Schoenenberger
SURNAMES: DAUGHERTY
Looking for information on Louisa DORATY/DAUGHERTY, born in Jan 1938, Married Charles W. FUQUA 14 Aug 1857. They later moved to Decatur County Iowa. Charles and Isabel were gggrandparents.
DATE: 07/23/2006 SUBMITTER: Sharon Ely
SURNAMES: ANDY
I am looking for a record of citizenship on a James ANDY, born March 14, 1887 in Columbia, Italy.
DATE: 07/23/2006 SUBMITTER: Leah
SURNAMES: HAYS, WOODS
Looking for James Gerald WOODS' parents in Zaleski, Ohio and Margaret HAYS'parents in Zaleski, Ohio. Both James and Margaret were born in the 1920's or 1930's. I believe Margaret is still living, but James passed away in the 1990's. This query is for my children's genealogy on their father's side.
DATE: 07/23/2006 SUBMITTER: Erin Louthen
SURNAMES: COLLINS
I'm looking for information about Maude COLLINS, the first female Sheriff of Vinton County. My paternal great-grandmother was related to her. I've located the articles about her tenure as sheriff; however, I'd like more detailed information about her life in order to create a pedigree chart. Can you point me in the right direction? I am a novice genealogist, and would appreciate any assistance you can offer!
DATE: 07/08/2006 SUBMITTER: Donna Hartley Mayr
SURNAMES: HARTLEY, SPEAKMAN, BROOKS
I was looking for any info on the above names.
DATE: 07/08/2006 SUBMITTER: Carrie Napper
SURNAMES: NAPPER
I am looking for anyone related to my great grandfather, Marion NAPPER who was born in 1878 and married Herzey (THACKER) NAPPER and he died in Jackson county, Ohio in 1965.
DATE: 07/08/2006 SUBMITTER: Julia Ryan
SURNAMES: HAWK
The Hawk family came from Hardy or Hampshire county Virginia now WV. They moved to Vinton, Union, Knox counties then some went onto Iowa Mahaska and Keokuk counties. Some of the Hawks are still in Iowa, some are still in Ohio, and some are still in Virginia.
DATE: 06/24/2006 SUBMITTER: Laura Heckman
SURNAMES: HIGGINS, COON, HAMM
I am looking for a family from JOHN A. HIGGINS,b: 1825 & MARY HAMM, (COON) b: 1809 VA., d: 1901, Vinton Co., OH.
DATE: 06/10/2006 SUBMITTER: Keith Rhoades
SURNAMES: ALLISON, ELLISON, MCFARLAND
I'm interested in corresponding with others tracing ELLISON, ALLISON and MCFARLAND. My Caleb ELLISON married Amy Mary MCFARLAND. They lived in Perry Co. and then moved to Vinton Co. before moving onto Mercer Co. I believe Caleb was the son of Thomas ELLISON and Eleanor HOUSE and Amy Mary MCFARLAND was the daughter of Caleb MCFARLAN and Helen.
DATE: 05/26/2006 SUBMITTER: Michelle Alger
SURNAMES: MCCORMICK
I am looking for the family of C.H. MCCORMICK and his wife EVA C. She was born approximately 1845 in Jackson, Vinton, Ohio.
DATE: 05/14/2006 SUBMITTER: Marvin Kale
SURNAMES: KALE, TRIPP, HOLLAND, SHRY
Looking for info on Anna KALE after 1870 (age 21).
DATE: 05/14/2006 SUBMITTER: Pat Smith
SURNAMES: HAVERTY
John HAVERTY, Buried in Zaleski Ohio about 1870 Also Mike HAVERTY, son of John, Buried at Zaleski Ohio July 3, 1898 I think. Both lie in Catholic Cemmentary and Jamieson Road. Are ther any other HAVERTY's nearby?
DATE: 05/14/2006 SUBMITTER: D. Ruhinen
SURNAMES: MARTIN, SHOCKEY
Seeking info on Thomas MARTIN & Elizabeth SHOCKEY family married 15Oct1848 Athens Co.,Oh Resided in Athens Co. & Vintion Co.,Oh. Children L.D. Martin, Charles, Lydia, Francis.
DATE: 04/30/2006 SUBMITTER: Tom Anderson
SURNAMES: GIRTY, GERTY
Trying to find a the Girty and Gerty branch of my Family Tree. I have very little information about this side. I do know that my Grandmother Marie Margaret GIRTY was born to Hubert GERTY and Margart Susan NEWMAN October 25, 1895 in Hamden. I believe I had a Aunt Florence GERTY who was Poastmaster in Hamden and an Uncle who was an officer within the county. I have found information concerning the death of my gr grandfather Hubert GIRTY, but I cannot find anything on my gr grandmother Margaret Susan (Nee-NEWMAN) WORKMAN.
DATE: 04/13/2006 SUBMITTER: Gene L. Swackhamer
SURNAMES: SWACKHAMMER
Census records show John SWACKHAMMER to have been a life-long resident of Vinton County, born about 1812 in Ohio of unknown parents. I suspect he is the son of Daniel and Darcus SWACKHAMER, Muskingum County, Ohio, in 1820 census, with 3 boys and 1 girl under age 10. Can anyone provide further information on this man?
DATE: 04/02/2006 SUBMITTER: Laurie Ross
SURNAMES: MARCUM, MARKHAM
I am looking for a Harvey MARCUM, who lived and died in Vinton Co. Ohio. He was the son of Josiah & Sarah MARCUM. Also I am looking for the place I would look for cemetery records. Where would I find birth / death records in Vinton Co.? Harvey MARCUM is buried in Vinton Co. Ohio and I would like to find his grave.
DATE: 03/19/2006 SUBMITTER: Brenda
SURNAMES: BOLAR
I am looking for info on the Bolar's of Vinton Co. my gr grandmother was Margert BOLAR who married David REMY.
DATE: 03/19/2006 SUBMITTER: William DeVore
SURNAMES: DEVORE
Wanting to find out where my great great grandmother and father are buried. Joshua W and Esther DEVORE. She is listed in the Vinton County death record as follows: Vol 2, page D3, Devore, Ester 1898 Mar 03 Widow 87y8d Brown Tp. (place of residence). They were BOTH listed in the US Census as in Vinton Co in 1860, Brown Twp.
DATE: 03/19/2006 SUBMITTER: Laurie Ross
SURNAMES: MARCUM, MARKHAM
In the 1860 census I found the Josiah MARCUM [MARKUM] family. In the family was wife Sarah, Enos, Julia, Elizabeth, James, Thomas, Randall [my great grandfather] died in Columbus, WILLIAM [died in Jackson Co. Ohio], HARVEY [died in Vinton co. in 1890 Dec 16 age 32y11m15d Swan Tp.], Sarah. The mother Sarah MARCUM was not in the 1870 census. If anyone can help on finding her death in Vinton Co. I would be so grateful. I need help with any of the MARCUM in Vinton Co. The post office box was Wilkesville.
DATE: 03/19/2006 SUBMITTER: Judie Miracle
SURNAMES: GIBSON
I am seeking a male descendant of Asa GIBSON from Vinton County to take a DNA test to put us in the correct Gibson line. The test will be furnished. Asa GIBSON was married to Lovina DOZER they had many children, so I've got my fingers crossed there is a down the line male Gibson who'll take the test.
DATE: 03/19/2006 SUBMITTER: Earl Phipps
SURNAMES: CANODE
I am looking for any info regarding Charles E. CANODE and family that the 1900 census says the were living on Main Street, in Zeleski.
DATE: 03/06/2006 SUBMITTER: Ray K. Arebaugh
SURNAMES: ARBAUGH, AREBAUGH, ARBOUGH, MAY
Lenard (Leonard) ARBAUGH (AREBAUGH) Married to Edith MAY any info. This is my Grandfather/Grandmother on my father's branch. I know that Leanard moves to Farmersburg, Sullivan County, Indiana, where my father and most of his brothers and sisters were born. Two children of Leanard and Edith were born in Vinton, Ohio, they are Cora and George. Any info to Leonards parents and other ancestors would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 03/06/2006 SUBMITTER: Judie Miracle
SURNAMES: GIBSON
I would love a lookup of the death record of Asa Gibson he died in Vinton County May 1886. He is buried in Log Pile Cemetery. I am looking for his fathers name. Any help would be appreciated. If there is a charge for this record please email me.
DATE: 03/06/2006 SUBMITTER: Mary Jane
SURNAMES: TRAVIS, MILLS
I am looking for the family of John MILLS and his wife Harriet possibly HARPER. John was born in 1830/1831 in Perry Ohio. In 1870 I found a census with John 39, Harriet age 34, Hiram 13, Alvin S. 9, Carrie Ann 8 born 1862, Mary L. Zbester (could not make out) 3, Albert 2, Robert 6mo. My interest is Carrie Ann. This family moved at some point to America City in Nemaha, Kansas. I found a newspaper article telling of Robert M. TRAVIS and Carrie A. MILLS marriage on May 22, 1884. Then I found a death notice for Carrie that she has died of typhoid fever 5 yrs. later in 1889. I am interested in Carrie and Robert Travis children if any where born.
DATE: 03/06/2006 SUBMITTER: Joan Robson Grube
SURNAMES: ROBSON, STEPHENSON
Searching for information on John ROBSON and his wife, Jane STEPHENSON ROBSON. Resided in Elk Twp., Zaleski from 1854 to 1880's.
DATE: 02/21/2006 SUBMITTER: Herb Hamilton
SURNAMES: HAMILTON, LANTZ, STANCLIFF
I'm trying to find information on Henry Stancliffe HAMILTON (born VA) b.1835 - d.1864. Civil War 1864 West Virginia "Company D" records. Associated info on Judge Joseph KALER whom Henry studied law with. Any HAMILTON / STANCLIFF marriages, for parentage. Married to Elizabeth LANTZ 1858.
DATE: 02/21/2006 SUBMITTER: Marcelle Murray Bowles
SURNAMES: MURRAY
Am searching for information on George MURRAY, born in Iowa, but lived in Vinton Township, Vinton County Ohio, on the 1920 Census. At that time he was married to Angie and had two of his sons (Stanley and Ora) from his previous marriage. Cannot find them on any 1930 Census. Appears Angie died in 1920.
DATE: 02/21/2006 SUBMITTER: Luella Marlman
SURNAMES: WOLFE
My gr grandfather, Henry WOLFE, I believe, died in or around Mc Arthur Ohio. He was born in Germany abt 1812. His wife's name was Anna D. They both came from Germany in 1830. They came into Philadelphia. They lived in Kittanning, PA where my Great grandfather, John Wesley WOLFE was born, 29 Nov 1850. Some of the daughters were also born in PA. They left PA in 1857. In 1880 some of the family moved to Waubansee, KS. A son, George WOLFE, was born in McArthur 1858. Three of their daughters were married in McArthur. Ellen WOLFE married William WHITLATCH, 15 Feb 1867. Alice WOLFE married James ANDERSON, 06 Dec 1871. Catherine WOLFE Married George ZINC, 15 Feb 1869. I would like to know if you have any information: (1) about the ship, Henry and Anna came over in. (2) if you have any information about the death and burial of Henry Wolfe. (3) If he owned land in Vinton (4) if he left a will. (5) are there any announcements in the paper concerning the family. I would be glad to pay for any information and cost of doing the research.
DATE: 02/21/2006 SUBMITTER: Carole M. Selby
SURNAMES: NELSON, WAUGH, HUTCHISON, DOLES
I am looking for someone to look up some obits for me. I need the following: Anna NELSON 9 Dec 1970, Emmett NELSON 21 Mar 1970, Fred W. NELSON 21 June 1965, Nina N. NELSON 27 June 1980, Mary NELSON 25 Feb 1937, Roy NELSON 19 Mar 1940, Lissie NELSON 26 Mar 1941, A. NELSON 29 Sept 1946. If anyone could look these up for me, I would greatly appreciate it.
DATE: 02/21/2006 SUBMITTER: Doris Harper
SURNAMES: CASSILL
Looking for relatives of Mariah CASSILL who married Thomas HARPER. Have a lot on the HARPERs but nothing on Mariah's family. She was from Vinton County and lived in Jackson County after her marriage to Thomas.
DATE: 02/10/2006 SUBMITTER: Kim Strickler
SURNAMES: PIERCE, HOUNSTINE, PENROD, WELDON, SANDS
Harvey PIERCE married Lydia ANDERSON 1876, They had 2 daughters Cora May(HOUNSTINE,PENROD,WELDON)& Christa(BOOTH), 1 son Wheeler,died 1900. Cora May PIERCE is my Great Grandmother. Her last known husband was John Henry WELDON, who disappeared from the family(reason unknown). My grandmother was Ester May SANDS (WELDON). I am interested in any information.
DATE: 02/10/2006 SUBMITTER: Jane Doughty
SURNAMES: PETERSON
Looking for death dates and cemetery for John and Nancy PETERSON who were on the 1880 census for McArthur, OH. Since they were in their 70's at that time, they probably died soon after. Also, looking for info on their children.
DATE: 02/10/2006 SUBMITTER: Lisa Tatman
SURNAMES: TATMAN
My grandfather is William Elisha TATMAN b.1888 and died in 1970. Grandparents Henry TATMAN and Dollie B. SEITZ TATMAN. looking for more info on the family and my Gr.Gr.gr.gr Grandparents Thomas TATMAN and Margaret (HOUSE) TATMAN.
DATE: 02/10/2006 SUBMITTER: Gary Vetter
SURNAMES: ANKROM, JUSTICE, DEARTH, ROSEBOOM
I am trying to locate my great grandfather on my father's side, Thomas ANKROM and my great grandmother Laura (JUSTICE) ANKROM. They married on the 20th of January, 1887 in Vinton County, Ohio. They had a daughter, my grandmother Mamie Amanda ANKROM, who was born on 2nd of October, 1890. Mamie was adopted 21st of October, 1895 by John and Lizzie DEARTH and they gave her the name of Mamie Louise DEARTH. The adoption papers said that Mamie had been abandoned by her parents. I am also trying to locate my grandfather on my mother's side, Forrest ROSEBOOM, who was born in Ross Co., Ohio on the 27th of September, 1890.
DATE: 01/29/2006 SUBMITTER: Dan Lane
SURNAMES: LANE, FULLER
Lemuel LANE & Allen LANE & Thaddeus FULLER. Original settlers 1815 to 1820.
DATE: 01/29/2006 SUBMITTER: Selma
SURNAMES: WILLIAMS, SEARLS
Looking for information on the following family. Perry A. Williams b. 1857 d. 1936 md Sarah Ann Searls b. 1853 d. 1920 5 children: 1) Margaret b. 1877 md?; 2) William R. b. 1879 was still single in 1930; 3) John Wilson b. 1881 d. 1944 md? Betty ? IF SO they had Stella, Artie, Harry, and Sarah; 4) Mary A. b. 1883 md?; 5) stillborn child died 1890/91. I am a Searls researcher and Sarah is a neice to my gg-grandfather Wm Searls. Would love to find out more about her family and especially her parents and siblings. She was the d/o Wilson and Mary (Young) Huff Searls. Known siblings were: John (may have md Amelia Grover), Mary J. who md a Gardner, and Wm F. who md Hester Jackman, they had a daughter, Effie J. Searls.
DATE: 01/29/2006 SUBMITTER: Casy Hill
SURNAMES: GOHEEN
Please send me a copy of Allie GOHEENs death in the newspaper.
DATE: 01/29/2006 SUBMITTER: Marilyn Browder
SURNAMES: MCCUNE
Looking for information on the McCune family. Listed in 1880 census James was with wife Caroline and children and also listed was his mother Mariah. Looking for information on Mariah. Birth, death dates and also burial place.
DATE: 01/16/2006 SUBMITTER: Ann Helbling
SURNAMES: BISHOP
Looking for Civil War record of Hiram H. BISHOP. I know he was a surgeon from Wilksville.
DATE: 01/16/2006 SUBMITTER: Beth Frazier
SURNAMES: PEARL
I am looking for information on Robert PEARL b. 1805 Ohio/Virginia. He was in the 1850 Scioto co, Ohio Census. He has land records for Vinton and Jackson counties. I am trying to find out who he married.
DATE: 12/25/2005 SUBMITTER: Tom Reed
SURNAMES: SHANAHAN
Looking for information on Robert and Mary SHANAHAN who lived in Vinton county 1860-1900. Children include Daniel, John , Mary. Where are the SHANAHANS buried?
DATE: 12/25/2005 SUBMITTER: Sue Chaffin Price
SURNAMES: CHAFFIN
I am looking for family pictures or interesting information or stories about my Chaffin family. My Grandfather was Horace T. CHAFFIN (born 4/1888 who was married to Elizabeth SOUDERS CHAFFIN. My G Grandfather was Horace T. CHAFFIN Born 6/1858; GG Grandfather was Francis Marion CHAFFIN.
DATE: 12/25/2005 SUBMITTER: Justine
SURNAMES: LEVIS, SCOTT
I am looking for information on John LEVIS and Eliza Jane SCOTT. They were both from Ireland. John was born in 1827 and died in 1885 (Wilksville). Eliza was born 1831 and died in 1916 (Wilksville). John LEVIS was a member of the 114th regiment Ohio Infantry. I have his military records. I looking for parents, personal information, will, land records, death certs., etc. Also any information on his wife Eliza Jane SCOTT.
DATE: 12/25/2005 SUBMITTER: Christopher Newell Jones
SURNAMES: NEWELL
I am looking for information on: William NEWELL born 21 December 1786 in Brown, Ohio (Vinton County) and married to Anna Baldwin on 8 October 1808 in Brown, Ohio and who died on 12 September 1838, Wapello, Iowa. I have been unable to trace back the Newell side of my family any farther and would like to know where they came from before this - especially where in the Old World they came from. Were they Scotch-Irish?
DATE: 12/25/2005 SUBMITTER: Craig Midkiff
SURNAMES: CARR, PHETTEPLACE, MONTGOMERY
I am trying to contact Linda HATTEN regarding the above surnames. The e-mail link in your posting is invalid. Please contact me.
DATE: 12/25/2005 SUBMITTER: Mark Davis
SURNAMES: DAVIS
I am looking for information of David DAVIS, Louise DAVIS, they had seven childern Lon (Alonzo) Charles, Ellsworth, William M, Benjamin F, Hannah, Clara B.
DATE: 12/01/2005 SUBMITTER: Janet Seitz
SURNAMES: ALDRICH, BREWER, STAPLES
Desire information on Alfred Miles ALDRICH, unknown birth date, father of Freda Elton ALDRICH b. 6 April 1897 at Zaleski, Vinton County, Ohio. Freda's Mother was Mary Llorida/Louise BREWER b.4 Aug 1871, New Plymouth, Brown Township, Vinton County, Ohio. By 1900 the family is living with Mary's second husband, James F. STAPLES, in Grow, Anoka County, Minnesota where it is indicated that James and Mary m. about 1898.
DATE: 12/01/2005 SUBMITTER: Michelle Foster
SURNAMES: STICKLES, MYERS
My Great grandmother Elizabeth STICKLES was born in Zaleski Ohio. I think around 1891. Married an Ira MYERS. Died 1934 in Newark Ohio but was buried in Nelsonville cemetery. Does anyone have any information on this family? She had three sons Roy, Pearl, Floyd.
DATE: 11/16/2005 SUBMITTER: Ron Mace
SURNAMES: MACE
Seeking information on brothers John Jr MACE and Paul MACE. They came to Vinton Twp. in the late 1840's. Believe they may be buried in the Mace Cemetery along with their father, John MACE, Sr. Anyone have records of the Mace Cemetery?
DATE: 10/25/2005 SUBMITTER: Mary Elizabeth Lunkwitz
SURNAMES: WEBB, RHOADES, RHODES
I am trying locate information on my family. My great grandmother is Cathrine RHOADES (1875-1959), married to Robert WEBB (1873-1949). After the passing of Robert, Cathrine lived with daughter, Mary Elizabeth BOLIN, in Columbus, OH. The passing brought the both of them back together in Zaleski, OH. The parents of Robert WEBB, are Hamilton WEBB (1848-1887) and Mary WEBB (1847-1929). The children of Robert and Cathrine are Cris, Willard, Hellen, Floyd, Lawerance, Ralf, Edna, Clerance, Robert, and Mary.
DATE: 10/25/2005 SUBMITTER: Angela Farris
SURNAMES: OFARRAH
I think he passed away in 1903 at 35y. Please I need more info.
DATE: 10/25/2005 SUBMITTER: Judie Miracle
SURNAMES: ANTHONY, DOZIER/DOZER, GIBSON
I am a descendant of the ANTHONYS, GIBSONS and DOZIERS/DOZERS of Vinton County, I would love to hear from anyone also related.
DATE: 10/12/2005 SUBMITTER: Steven Burkhart
SURNAMES: BOWERS
I'm looking to find out where Lewis BOWERS who died 1893 Feb 25 at the age of 26y in Madison Tp. Where he was buried? What cemetery or any photos of tombstone or of person.
DATE: 09/28/2005 SUBMITTER: Sharon Payne
SURNAMES: SHEPHERD, DOLES
I think they lived there in the middle 1800 to about 1919.
DATE: 09/28/2005 SUBMITTER: Cathy Gottsch
SURNAMES: AMBROSE, RANNALLS
I'm looking for any information concerning Hanson P. AMBROSE, his wife, Sarah J. (possibly RANNALLS). Their son, my great grandfather Harry Steadman AMBROSE was from McArthur,and is on 1850 & 1860 censuses, along with 3 brothers, Frank H., Willy, and Vance RANNALLS. He was a saddle and harness maker.
DATE: 09/28/2005 SUBMITTER: Stephen Roediger
SURNAMES: VARNER
Looking for information on VARNERs in Vinton Co. Have a record of a Hiram Howard VARNER born 1/1/1843 in Vinton Co., son of Benjamin and Sarah (ABBOT) VARNER. Would like to find out how long the family lived in Vinton Co., from what year to what year, and specifically where in Vinton Co. he resided. I know that he at some point moved to Auglaize Co., OH where he died. He was a school teacher. His father, Benjamin was born in Washington Co.
DATE: 09/13/2005 SUBMITTER: Cory Smith
SURNAMES: HATFIELD, CLARK
I would like to locate a death record for Isaac HATFIELD, b. 1799 in Virginia, d. 2/24/1842 in Swan Twp, Vinton County. His wife was Mary "Polly" CLARK. Cory Smith, Coos Bay, Oregon.
DATE: 09/13/2005 SUBMITTER: Vickie J Davis
SURNAMES: FRIEND
I am looking for the father of Jacob FRIEND who was the father of Charles FRIEND. Would be intested to know who the family members were,Jacob died in 1896. was born in 1829 or thereabouts.

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