Jefferson County, PA
Posted Queries for September 1998
- MITCHELL posted by Shannon
Rathbun on Tuesday, September 1, 1998
- MITCHELL I am looking for any information about William MITCHELL born
about 1796 at (Jefferson Co.) Pennsylvania. He worked on a riverboat
from Penn. down the Miss. William Mitchell married Jane HINES at Ross
Co, Oh. They later moved to Marion Co, Oh. where they ran a hotel. If
anyone has information about the Mitchell family, contact me at the
e-mail listed above. .
- BECK, BROSIUS,
SMITH posted by Larry
J Smith on Thursday, September 3, 1998
- I'm looking for the parents of Salena Beck who married Amos Hetrick in
Emerickville, Jefferson County, Pa. She was born in 1856 and died 1937.
Her daughter, Carrie Laeotta Hetrick, married Samuel Irvan Brosius. This
is my maternal line. Any help appreciated. Looking for Miranda Smith do
of Philip Smith and Sarah Bobb of Washington Twp. and desendents of
Daniel B Smith so of Philip Smith and Sarah Bobb..
- DICKEY, ELLENBERGER,
PIERCE posted by Twila
Smith on Thursday, September 3, 1998
- Seeking ancestry and descendants of these families with connections to
Winslow twp. Young, Bell twp. and adjoining townships. William P. DICKEY
1861-1910 m. Emma C. ELLENBERGER 1866-1918. Were parents of Wm. P.-
James DICKEY 1818-1892 and wife Elizabeth-what was her maiden name? Were
parents of Emma E. ELLENBERGER Dickey?-Frank ELLENBERGER bca. 1837 and
wife Barbara- what was her maiden name? AndrewPIERCE bca. 1850 - 1855
were his parents Edward and Margaret PIERCE? What was maiden name of
Margaret PIERCE? Who did Andrew Pierce marry? Mary on census b. July
1858 wife of Andrew. Need death dates and cemeteries for Andrew and
Edward PIERCE. Was James DICKEY b. 1818 son of Solomon DICKEY? Any death
dates on Solomon DICKEY and first wife Dorotha? Where did DICKEY
ELLENBERGERand PIERCE families migrate from? Find Pierce spelled PEIRCE
- BARINGER, DAUGHERTY,
MCCLURE posted by Mary
Boyd on Saturday, September 5, 1998
- I'm researching a variety of surnames in Eldred, Jefferson Co, PA from
the late 1830s to abt 1868. I'm trying to find any information on the
children of George BARINGER and Sarah McCLURE DAUGHERTY BARINGER. In the
1850 census, George was 64 and his wife, Sarah, was 62. Sarah had at
least one daughter by her first husband (John Daugherty). The daughter's
name was Eliza Jane Daugherty and she was married to Christopher McNeil.
Eliza was born 1809 in PA and died 1879 in Tama Co, Iowa. If you have
any connecting information please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- CALDWELL, COCHRAN,
posted by Mary Boyd on Saturday, September
- I'm researching the COCHRAN surname for Eldred, Jefferson Co, PA from
1830s to 1868. The father's and mother's given names and birth dates
are: James (b. 1805 PA, d. 1851, PA); Elizabeth "Betsy" KATZ
Cochran (b. 1807 PA, d. 1868, PA). Their childrens' given names are:
Mary (b. 1828) m. Hugh MCCRACKEN; Margaret Jane (b. 1829) m. J.
CALDWELL; George (b. 1830); James (b. 1831)m. Jane; Aaron Carr (b. 1834;
d. 1910) married Nancy E. McNEIL; Ellen (b. 1835); Jonathan (b. 1837);
Elizabeth (b. 1839); Ellenor (b. 1841); Euphemia (b. 1843)..
- BAXTER, HELLER,
WOODS posted by Kate
Micco on Saturday, September 5, 1998
- In Jefferson Co. Surname Lists Decendants And Marraiges Of Jacob
Hoffmann & Mary Josepha Reiter
D.04/28/1891...................D.04/24/1901 Married 09/12/1841 This
Couple Lived Mostly In Brookville And Had 12 Children My Surname Lists
Contain The Names Of Decendant Maiden Names The Towns They Lived In
Where Brookville,Baxter,Reynoldsville,Warsaw,Rose,St. Mary'S And Eldred
All Ofjefferson Co.
- TAYLOR posted by Mary
Taylor Oldham on Sunday, September 6, 1998
- I am looking for family history on Libeus or Lebbeus Clark Taylor born
on July 11, 1845 in Jefferson County, Pa. He later moved to Juda
Wisconsin where he signed up for duty in the Civil War in 1861. He
served in Tennessee and was mustered out in San Antonio Texas with a
rank of Corporal in 1865. He settled around Elk City and Independence
Kansas where he married Margaret (Mary) Morrison on Jan 1, 1867. She
died in 1877. He married Susan Anne Crimm in 1885 in Elk City Kansas and
later moved to near Branson Missouri. Susan Ann Crimm Taylor died in
1908. He moved to West Plains Missouri and married Nancy Stallcup where
he lived until his death in 1927. He was a member of the Seventh Day
Adventist Faith. His ten children were: Clara Edith Taylor (Oct 7,
1867), Charles Ernest Taylor (Feb. 12, 1869), Frank Melton Taylor (Jan
27, 1871), Burton Allen Taylor (Jan 22, 1873), William Chester Taylor
(April 4, 1874, Elgia Aletha Taylor (March 20, 1886), Elsie Hazel Taylor
(Feb 4, 1888), Ivan Crimm Taylor (April 10, 1890), Elvia Mae Taylor
(June 7, 1892), John Herman Taylor (Aug 30, 1894). I have photos and
more information and would like to share with other Taylors. We have
lost track of the first five children by his first marriage and would
like to re-connect with those families. .
- CRIMM, MORRISON,
TAYLOR posted by Mary
Taylor Oldham on Friday, September 11, 1998
- I am looking for information on my great-grandfather, Libeus or
Libbeus Clark Taylor. He was born July 11, 1845 in either southern
Wisconsin or Jefferson County Pennsylvania/ He enlisted to serve in the
Civil War in 1861 in Juda WI and mustered out in 1865 in San Antonio TX.
He was married to Margaret (Mary) A. Morrison on Jan. 1, 1867 in either
Wisconsin or Elk City or Independence Kansas. She was born Nov 21, 1845
and died Sept 6, 1877. Children were: Clara Edith Taylor, Charles Ernest
Taylor, Frank Melton Taylor, Burton Allen Taylor, and William Chester
Taylor. Libeus Taylor's second wife was Susan Anne Crimm. They married
in Elk City Kansas March 26, 1885. She was born July 16, 1855 and died
Feb 28, 1908 in Taney County Missouri. Children were: Elgia Aletha
Taylor, Elsie Hazel Taylor, Ivan Crimm Taylor, Elvia Mae Taylor, and
John Herman Taylor. His third wife was Nancy Stallcup of West Plains
Missouri. They married in 1909. No children as far as I know..
- FULLER, MEANS
posted by Robert Newsome on Saturday,
September 12, 1998
- John Means died 1901 in Jefferson Co. He was the son of John Means and
Elizabeth Bose/Bows. He was married to Elizabeth Fuller. Looking for
information on the Fuller and Means families..
- BOWMAN, FULLER,
MORRIS posted by Robert
Newsome on Saturday, September 12, 1998
- Obed Morris died 1882 in Jefferson Co. He was married to Mary Bowman.
Looking for the names/dates of their children. Theodore Morris was a
son. He died 1906 in Jefferson Co. and was married to Matilda Gibson.
Also looking for the names/dates of their children. Thanks.
- BRADEN, HARVEY,
MOATS posted by Michelle
Kremer on Monday, September 14, 1998
- I have a family from Jefferson County, Pennsylvania by the name of
Joseph Harvey and Margaret Braden. Joseph father's name was Frederick
and mother was Margaret Russell. I'm looking for information about this
family. Thank you for your help.
- CHRISTIE, MENCER,
MINCER posted by Twila
Smith on Wednesday, September 16, 1998
- Seeking descendants of Mary Christie m. 1837 Brookville to Samuel
Mentzer. Mentzer name spelled several different ways. Family story is
they had several children and moved to Clearfield co. No trace of family
in Clearfield co. census, courthouse records. Did family go west? father
died?, mother remarried? Did this Mensor family have daughters or other
relatives in Jefferson county? How are all of these families of Mentzer,
Mensor, Minser, etc. connected? Name appears in Brookville, Corsica and
Punxsutawney area records prior to 1900..
- CAMPBELL, CAYLOR,
posted by Toni Richard Turk on Monday,
September 21, 1998
- Hance Elliott ROBINSON was born abt 1834 in Bolivar, Westmoreland, PA.
He married Susan REED 14 Oct 1852 in Jefferson Co., PA. Susan was born
23 Jun 1827 in Sprankle Mills, Jefferson, PA, daughter of William REED
and Barbara VANLEER. Susan bore eight children -- three surviving to
adulthood. These were: William Irwin, who married Anna J. CAMPBELL; Mary
Arminta, who married Edward SHEA; and George G., who married (1) Emma E.
KREICHER and (2) Annie A. KREICHER. Two children who died young were
Milton and Hickox. The latter was handicapped and was reared by the
Hance Elliott ROBINSON disappeared about 1867-1868. Nothing more was
ever heard from him by his family. Geraldine LOVE stated that he was a
Would love to hear from anyone connected in anyway with this family..
- COY, SMOUSE
posted by Rhonda Jennings on Saturday,
September 26, 1998
- Looking for anyone who can identify who the parents of Joseph Coy
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