Searching for any inf. in reference to Longtown, OH, located in Darke Co, and very near the Indiana border. Seeking particularly, inf. on surnames of: BASS, CLEMENS, and EPPS, and any ref. to the Long A.M.E. Church. Time frame: l820 to present. How did the settlement begin and when???. By whom????.
Tyson HICKS SS 377-01-3653 b 5-16-1891 d 8-1970 Last residence 45331 Greenville SS issued in Michigan. Grandchildren desire to know about this person who vanished from Newport, Tennessee around 1920. May be buried in that County. can you help very important to surviving children. Thanks so much
Father-David HOOVER b 1807 Balt. Maryland Mother-Ann CURTIS b 1809 Balt. Maryland Child-John C. HOOVER b 1835 Darke County Ohio Child-Susannah HOOVER b1837 " " Child-Mary E. HOOVER b 1839 " " Child-Martha J. HOOVER b 1842 " " Child-Emma G. HOOVER b 1846 " " Child-Volney HOOVER b 1849 " "
Father-John C. HOOVER (from above) married... Mother Mary E. LAMBERT married on Sept.25 1856 Child-David M or O HOOVER b 1857 ? Child-Rachel J. HOOVER b 1862 m James Mitchel Child-James Henry HOOVER b 1866 m Elmeda Mae WOLFE Child-Marcellus H. HOOVER b 1870 ? Child-William C. HOOVER b 1872 m Edith P. PEIFFER Child-Emma J. HOOVER b 1875 m Theodore LUTZ Child-Nora D. HOOVER b 1878 m Lewis CHRISTIAN Child-Maggie E. HOOVER b 1879 m Albert TREON
Samuel B. MCMILLEN, April 21, 1803 in PA, wife Nancy & children:Rachel, Martin, Martha, Andrew, and Anna Eliza. Anna Eliza was born in Darke County. The MCMILLEN family migrated from PA --> Darke, OH -->Richland County, WI. I'm looking for information on this family in Darke County.
Donovan REED, born about 1781, Sussex Co., Delaware, died February 18, 1850, Darke Co., Ohio. Donovan Reed, born 1841, Dark Co., Ohio, died November 4, 1862, Mound City, Illinois. Nancy GIBSON, born about 1780, Sussex County, Delaware, died October 7, 1866, Darke Co., Ohio. Children of Donovan Reed and Nancy Gibson: Benjamin Reed, Margaret Reed, Mary Reed, John Reed, Nancy Reed, George Reed, Elizabeth Reed, William Reed. Margaret Reed, born about 1809 in Ohio, married Smith G. MASTERSON August 3, 1826 in Darke Co., Ohio. Children of Smith G. Masterson and Margaret Reed: Charles W. Masterson, Lewis Vachel Masterson, George Masterson, James R. Masterson, William Donovan Masterson, John Masterson, Esther A. Masterson, Nancy A. Masterson (my great-grandmother), Lorania Masterson, Margaret Masterson, Sylvester P. Masterson, Rebecca Masterson, Mary J. Masterson, Sarah Masterson. Nancy A. Masterson married Charles W. MARSHALL (my great-grandfather) born about 1852 in Ohio. Any information you can give me is most appreciated.
I have a copy of an obit from a Greenville, OH, paper that has a handwritten date of 1886. The obit is for Margaret A. WEBB. I need to know the name of the newspaper that obit would have appeared in. Any help appreciated.
Seeking information about Isaac Phillip SHUMAKER who married Henrietta STROCK 07-Sep-1871 in Darke County Ohio. They had a son Edward Phillip SHUMAKER born 15-Jul-1873 in Jackson Twp., Darke County. Isaac then died. Who were Isaac's parents? When were his birthdate and death date? By 1878, Henrietta is married to Charles KNECHT and has had another child.
Seeking information about Dr. James H. FAHNESTOCK, who married Henrietta STROCK, SHUMAKER, KNECHT. Dr. FAHNESTOCK may have been married first to Margaret J. BENSON and had at least 2 sons with her, Charles B. who on 29-Apr-1901 married Maud L. WHITACRE, and Carl C, who on 20-Aug-1907 married Mary E. DUNKELBERGER. Henrietta and James moved to Fostoria, Ohio,where he had a medical practice and owned a hotel. Dr. FAHNESTOCK was also a vetern of the Civil War serving with Co. E 45th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Who were his parents? When and where did he and Henrietta marry? Did he have other children?
Charles GREER, died 1966, buried in Darke Co., Bradford, Ohio. He had 11 children from a first marriage and 3 children from his second. Second marriage was to a Margaret HIERS, children; Kathrine (Kate) Charlene (Pete) Robert (Bob) GREER. No information on first wife, all are in Ohio as far as i know, all children from first marriage were girls? Any and all information on the family would be greatly appreciated. Thank You.
I am looking for Christopher HOLZAPFEL who married Harriet RIMPLER on 20 Oct 1863. Christopher arrived in America in 1860 and found his way to OH and was married three yrs. later. Christopher and Harriet had (at least) three children: Emma who was 5 in the 1870 greenville darke co. census, John C who was 3 and Kate (aug) who was 9/12. In the 1900 census of German twp. Christopher is a wid. and is living with son Frank E and grdson Harry.
I am looking for ancestors, relatives, or information about my father, Charles R. RICHARDSON, son of George William RICHARDSON and Kathryn (Cassie) SEIDELSTRICKER RICHARDSON. Charles was born in Darke County(?) in or near Arcanum. I believe his father, George RICHARDSON was a farmer and raised tobacco. My father , Charles RICHARDSON was born 1890/92. Father married to Nellie Lucile HAWKES of Pickaway County, Ohio about 1915 and moved to Circleville, Ohio.
Harrison STONE served 110th Ohio Infantry. Riley STONE, George STONE served 110th Ohio Infantry. All born in Darke County abt 1839-1843. William STONE from Prussia possibly father. Jane D POOR STONE possibly mother.
Does anyone know if there is any relationship between this Gettysburg and Gettysburg, Pennsylvania? I have some HORNERs who moved from Gettysburg, Pennyslvania, to Gettysburg, Ohio, with related County (Adams, PA - Adams Twshp, Darke Oh) and am just curious? Thanks!
I am trying to find the name of the newspaper(s) that published obits for a relative of mine who died in 1914. His name is Henry Albright WEBB, died in Greenville, Ohio. I have copies of many obits that were printed in newspapers, but they are not identified as to which newspaper printed them. Can you direct me to a source that may help me identify the records that I have? Any help appreciated.
I am trying to find the name of the newspaper(s) that published obits for a relative of mine who died in 1914. His name is Henry Albright WEBB, died in Greenville, Ohio. I have copies of many obits that were printed in newspapers, but they are not identified as to which newspaper printed them. Can you direct me to a source that may help me identify the records that I have? Any help appreciated. Len in MD.
I am looking for descendants of Edward Lee MCCLAIN who might have knowledge of the whereabouts of our family's historical documents as alluded to in "The Washington Ancestry and Records of the McClain, Johnson and Forty Other Colonial American Families" which was commissioned by Edward Lee McClain. I am descended through Andrew S. McClain and seek copies of Bible entries and other pertinent data from the early 1800's. Edward Lee MCCLAIN was the benefactor of McClain High School in Greenville, OH.
I am looking for descendants of Edward Lee MCCLAIN who might have knowledge of the whereabouts of our family's historical documents as alluded to in "The Washington Ancestry and Records of the McClain, Johnson and Forty Other Colonial American Families" which was commissioned by Edward Lee MCCLAIN. I am descended through Andrew S. MCCLAIN and seek copies of Bible entries and other pertinent data from the early 1800's. Edward Lee MCCLAIN was the benefactor of McClain High School in Greenville, OH.
My gggrandfather, Marion Morgan ALEXANDER, was born in Darke Co. 22Mar1842. His Parents were Wm. ALEXANDER and Elizabeth SMITHERS. I have her death certificate from IN and a lot of info on him, as he served in the Civil War, from Indiana. Would like to see if anyone else is interested in this family, as I have not been able to find any of his siblings. Please e-mail me.....
Charlotta/Charlotte/Lottie ENGLAND married unknown SHULL (german?). Their son, Noah was born in Darke Co., OH, 26 January 1850. Would appreciate any information on the SHULL or ENGLAND families of Darke County, OH. Will be glad to share what I have for Grant Co., IN.
I am trying to find out who were Samuel HUGHES' parents. My records indicate Samuel was born October 29, 1825. He married Rhoda CARLOCK on October 14, 1847. He died December 1, 1899 in Darke County, Ohio. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!!
I am trying to find out who were Josie SHRIVERDECKER's parents. My research indicates that Josie was born September 10, 1873. She married William HUGHES in Darke County, Ohio on August 1, 1891. She died October 1, 1958 in Darke County, Ohio. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!!!