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Seeking info on Robert MOORE & Cynthia ARMSTRONG md 19 Sep 1826, Morgan Co. Children likely include Hiram, Gilead, Eliza A., Jane, John, Maria, & General MOORE (1850 fed census Noble Twp., Morgan Co.) Robert's brother was likely James MOORE. Looking for Margaret TRESCOTT md (1) William FITZ GERALD 3 Jan 1849, Morgan Co. and md (2) Hiram MOORE.

Date: Tue, 28 Dec 1999 01:43:38

Submitted by: Steve Treacy -


Searching for GEORGE WASHINGTON PECKINPAUGH born Brookefield Twnship,Morgan County,Ohio March 19,1849 and died Nov.12,1912 in Rock Co., Nebraska. I would like info on his grandfather, JOHN ADAMS PECKINPAUGH born 1712 in Germany, and other ancestors.These are direct descendants of mine on my fathers side: maternal side

Date: Sun, 26 Dec 1999 13:18:44

Submitted by: DeLaina Niehaus -


Two NICESWANGER children, Isaih and Mary E., are buried in the Baptist cemetary which is located in section 5 of Penn twp. of Morgan Co. They are listed as the children of H. and B. NICESWANGER. Does anyone know the first names of H. and B. NICESWANGER

Date: Tue, 14 Dec 1999 21:25:51

Submitted by:Dennis Niceswanger -


We will miss a great lady in the passing of Mary Tighe, who was instrumental in helping those of us who were doing research on the WOGANS, PHILLIPS and GILLESPIES in Morgan County. These are all my relatives. Mary's son Roger [] emailed me tonight and informed me that his mom [Mary Tighe] had passed away on 11-30-99. I would imagine that he would appreciate emails of condolances. Sincerely, Mike Ashford

Date: Wed, 8 Dec 1999 01:30:41

Submitted by: Mike Ashford -


Looking for any information on family of Michael and/or Israel BURNS. Both appear on Morgan County 1830 census, Israel in Olive Green Twnship, Michael in Bloom Twnshp.

Date: Mon, 06 Dec 1999 11:37:52

Submitted by: Marcia Coan -


Wanted: Information on the parents and siblings of James LOWRY (born 1800 Pennsylvania). James married Lucy SMITH 1826 Morgan County, Ohio.

PLEASE RESPOND BY MAIL TO: MaryLu McClure; PO Box 141; Deer Creek MN 56527

Date: Sun, 05 Dec 1999 17:22:33

Submitted by: MaryLu McClure -


Looking for information on John BURNS and Elizabeth BLACK BURNS, m. circa 1837 in Morgan County. John appears on 1840 census in Center Township. Looking for ANY data on these families.

Date: Sun, 05 Dec 1999 09:37:43

Submitted by: Marcia Coan -


Looking for info on SMITH, BAKER,WARTENBE,& HOWARD families. The Smith's were brothers who built the 5 oldest colonial style brick homes in Morgan Co. They built these homes between 1820-1832. As I understand 3 of these homes are still being used today, 1 is being restored and 1 is in ruins. (Allen Stewart's overlooks Man's Fork of Meigs Creek) Nathan SMITH b.9/13/1786 m.Susan BAKER in 1810, she may have passed away in Jan.1820 during childbirth as he married M. Jane WARTENBE in March 1820. Jane gave birth to Nathan and Lydia A. SMITH. George B. & Amos SMITH children of William came to live with Nathan and Jane in 1822 when he became guardian. In 1828 Nathan married Susan HOWARD in 1828. Nathan and Susan HOWARD are buried in Gaysport Cem, in Muskingham Co.. David SMITH is probably a brother to Nathan as we have found them referenced together several times. Also Joesph and William. Nathan's Children = Elizabeth SMITH(Haynes), Mary Ann SMITH (Fowler), Natha Baker SMITH, Lydia Smith(?) and Susan HOWARDS children

Date: Sat, 27 Nov 1999 17:05:52

Submitted by: Connie M. Smith -


Looking for William TRENT, son of Zaida Belle STARRETT. Zaida died in Malta, Ohio on April 25, 1984, and is buried in the Malta Cemetery, Morgan County. She was married to Charles (Bob) STARRETT, who may still be alive. William is my brother. I was born to Zaida Belle TRENT STARRETT on June 20, 1952, and was put up for adoption. My birth certficate states that my birth father is Robert MCCONNELL of McConnellsville, Morgan County. Please help me find my family. I would like to correspond with anyone interested in exchanging information.

Date: Mon, 22 Nov 1999 18:16:46

Submitted by: Elly Gannon -


Looking for descendants of Archibald Coulter b.31 Mar 1821 Gettysburg, (Rock Creek) Pa. Married Levina Hazen 6 Oct 1842 Mercer Cnty., Pa. d. 6 Oct 1842 Homer Twp., Morgan Cnty., Oh. Also looking for infomation on his brother Josiah Coulter. I have considerable information about their ancestors.

Date: Sat, 20 Nov 1999 13:43:20

Submitted by: Charles W. Coulter -


Looking for any information on the Hellyer lineage. Births, deaths,wills, etc. Would appreciate any help or


Date: Mon, 15 Nov 1999 19:58:20

Submitted by: James W. Hellyer -


Searching for information on: Simeon DUGAN B. 1829 d. August 16, 1899 in Rehoboth, Oh. Married Sarah Elizabeth JONES, 1850 in Morgan County, Oh. Children: Alfred W., Lafayette, Jeremiah, Debby C., Rosa Bell (m. George W. Wallace 1879), Allinda (m. John C. Daringer 1891), John W. (m. Callie Mae Latta 1893), John W. Dugan was a mayor of Nex Lexington, prosecutor, and teacher in the area., Isaac, Unknown name child. In the early part of Simeon Dugan's married life he was engaged as fireman on a steam boat on the Muskingum River; later in making salt, until 1878, when he moved upon a farm near Triadelphia, Morgan county, where he lived for seven years.On February 22d, 1865, he enrolled in the O.V.I. at Malta, Morgan county, and on March 8th, was mustered into service at Marietta, under Captain Barker, Company I, 195, in which service he remained until Dec. 18, 1865, when he received his discharge at Alexandria. He united with the U. B. church at about the age of 21 with which he was affiliated until 1885.

Date: Tue, 9 Nov 1999 21:52:40

Submitted by: Tim Wright -


Samuel E DEWEESE born in Morgan county Januaru 23, l848. Was he the son of David Berry DEWEESE? Who was the mother? Served in the war under Benjamin Harrison.

Date: Mon, 08 Nov 1999 17:04:57

Submitted by: Carleta Poling Barton -


I'm looking for info on Edward Hogue m. to Anna Wood that had a daughter in Morgan county in 1858 named Delilah.

Date: Thu, 04 Nov 1999 20:10:39 -0500

Submitted by: Eve


Looking for info on Frances "Fanny" BLUE m. Zadock HOWARD. Fanny died in Morgan Co., Ohio on 12 Mar 1838, buried Min McConnelsville Cem. Any info on this couple would be greatly appreciated.

Date: Wed, 3 Nov 1999 23:20:15

Submitted by: Jerri Jackson -


I am searching for the parents of Thomas MORRIS b abt 1819, m Elizabeth Pence LOWRY in 1864 in Morgan Co. He was previously married to Louisa PALMER. I will be happy for any info. Thomas is my ggrandfather.

Date: Sun, 31 Oct 1999 21:32:29

Submitted by: Patricia Ridenour -


Seeking informatoin on Prince GODFREY who married Abigail BELDON in Maine. Lived in Windsor township. Prince died in early 1821. Abigail married Israel DAVIS. One of Prince and Abigail GODFREY's daughter married Samuel McKIBBEN and the other married a PATTERSON.

Date: Fri, 22 Oct 1999 19:06:42

Submitted by: Deborah Lichtner Deal -


I'm looking for Samuel Jewett b. 1820, married in Morgan Cty. about 1843

Date: Thu, 21 Oct 1999 15:06:59

Submitted by: Karl Beckstrand -


Looking for information on MATTHEW ELLIOTT who lived in McConnelsville. Wife was ANNA WILSON. Like to prove SIMEONELLIOTT, who also lived there, was his uncle. Would like to prove MATTHEW's father, THOMAS ELLIOTT, was SIMEON's brother. MATTHEW and family left Morgan County in 1852 for Illinois. Any help will be appreciated. Max Elliott

Date: Tue, 19 Oct 1999 20:13:39

Submitted by: Max Elliott -


Looking for any information of my great grand father and great grand mother. James Nelson Harris Born August 13, 1838 and married Katherin Thompson born December 5, 1845 in Ohio and married April 24, 1860 in Morgan County, Ohio

Date: Mon, 18 Oct 1999 16:07:58

Submitted by: Erbie H. Harris -


Looking for information for the following Morgan County residents:

George CLARK,b 1789 in MaryLand d. May 27. 1854 in Morgan County, Ohio, buried in Centerville Cemetery, Morgan County, Ohio. his wife was Elizabeth ?. Their Children were: Hazelett, William, Alexander, Isreal, Emily, and Sarah. (Emily and Sarah may actually be granddaughters. The census records are unclear) I am also looking for information on William's wife, Sarah JOHNSON.

Asahal POMEROY and his wife, Rosamond WEBSTER. They were married in Morgan County, Ohio Nov 27, 1839. The only child I'm aware of is Lydia.

Members of both the CLARK and POMEROY families eventually migrated from Morgan County to Washington, County. Thank you, Steve Ewing

Date: Sat, 16 Oct 1999 15:07:35

Submitted by: Steven Ewing -


ADAMS, Jacob b.c1760 PA looks like he applied for vendor license 1819 in MORGAN CO OHIO. Jacob m. Marjory (Johnson??) and had the following children John b. 1788 m. Elizabeth __ lived in Keno; Mary m. __Kennedy and moved to Meigs Co; Thomas moved to Meigs Co; Robert b. 1793 moved to Mason Co WVA; George Adams 1795-1869 - My direct ancestor- Martin b. 1805 lived in Meigs Co David moved to Ill. Sally b. 1804 m. J. Marpole moved to Meigs Co and Margaret b 1808 m. __Alexander. Any info on this family would be helpful. Thanks, Gail RandleDate:

Date: Mon, 11 Oct 1999 20:50:33

Submitted by: Gail Randle -


Looking for any information on Edward SOWERS b. 1792 in Baltimore, MD; moved to Fayette Co., PA, then to Morgan Co., OH. He was married to Nancy LEACH from Baltimore. Any information on this family would be greatly aprpeciated.

Date: Mon, 11 Oct 1999 19:01:38

Submitted by: Rene Retterer -


I am descended from George DELKER, who was born in Morgan County, Ohio in 1843. His parents were John G. DELKER and Marry Ann BLESINGER. He married Margaret HUFFORD. The only sibling I have for George is a brother John born in 1849. I am willing to share information with anyone researching the same lines.

Date: Tue, 5 Oct 1999 13:55:21

Submitted by: Jeanine Peters -


I am searching for information on my paternal grandmother, Grace Helen FOUTS, born in March of 1889, I beleive in Malta. Her parents were Frank FOUTS and Mary GREEN. Her brother was Herbert Grover FOUTS born in Feb.1888 in Eagleport. He had a daughter named Mary Catherine FOUTS. I have no other information on her other thatn this, so anything else I can find out would be greatly welcomed. Thanks so Much

Date:Tue, 5 Oct 1999 12:35:43

Submitted by: Linda Cunningham -


Am looking for Daniel TRIMBLE of Morgan Co., OH. b. Ohio d. 8-2-1874 in Appanoose Co., Ia. is buried in Coatsville, Schuyler Co., Mo. He was married to a Nancy J. MINER b. Oh. d. 6-23-1884 In Appanoose Co., Ia. is also buried in Coatsville, Schuyler Co., MO.,

Their children:
Edward M. TRIMBLE b. 7-9-1845 Morgan Co., Oh.
Wesley Dawes TRIMBLE b. 7-18-1848 Morgan Co., Oh.
William F. TRIMBLE b. 1-14-1851 Morgan Co., Oh.
Mary Kate TRIMBLE b. 1853 Morgan Co., Oh.
James M. TRIMBLE b. 5-25-1855 Morgan Co., Oh.
John Durban TRIMBLE b. 6-3-1857 Appanoose Co., Ia.
Leander TRIMBLE b. 5-8-1859 Appanoose Co., Ia.
Alvarada TRIMBLE b. 3-28-1861 Appanoose Co., Ia.
Clara Belle TRIMBLE b. 11-4-1865 Appanoose Co., Ia.

Any one with a connection please contact me I have quiet a bit of information on TRIMBLE FAMILY.

Date: Sun, 3 Oct 1999 09:25:26

Submitted by: Gabrielle Trimble Browning -


I would ask to see if someone had a date of marriage between Earnest FOUTS and Mary BENJAMIN of the Malta Township, Morgan County, Ohio. They would have married sometime around 1889 or 1890. Earnest FOUTS was born in 1869 and was the son of Thomas B. and Mary FOUTS of the Malta Township. Mary BENJAMIN was born in 1873. I don't know the names of her parents and I thought that a marriage record might reveal that information. My grandmother was the daughter of Earnest FOUTS and Mary BENJAMIN. Thanks for any information.

Date: Sat, 2 Oct 1999 17:26:04

Submitted by: Denver Miller -


Looking for information on Frank RAINE b. unk d. unk. Married on Sept 10 1878, Sarah Ann SHEPARD b. Feb. 24 1851 Ringold, Morgan, OH. Children Guy, Donald, Lillian, Fred Sheppard b. July 2, 1880 Nelsonville, Athens, OH. Frank and Sarah were my wife's g grandparents

Date: Sat, 02 Oct 1999 09:09:18

Submitted by: Eldon Clark -


MYERS - I am looking for any information on Jacob & Mary (Bailey) Myers who moved to Morgan Co., Ohio from Loundoun Co., Virginia in the 1840's. Their son William Myers married Harriet Beebe 1853 in Washington Co., Ohio. According to William's obit, his whole family moved to Morgan Co. I am interested in finding his siblings and their descendants, would love to trade information. William was a cooper in the Muskingum Valley, near Marietta, Ohio from 1853 to abt 1885 when his family moved to Lyon Co., Kansas. Any help is greatly appreciated.

Date: Sat, 25 Sep 1999 17:57:28

Submitted by: Gina M. Easley -


Looking for information on Asa Cyrus MCFARLING/MCFARLAND who died in 1839 in Morgan County. He also went by the name A. Cyrus McFarling. Asa was from VA. He married a woman by the given name of Mary (no surname) Their children were Cyrus Asa, Benjament, Thomas, Eliza, Isaac K. Randolph, Elizabeth, James, Harrison H. and Margaret. He was known to be in Morgan Co about 1830. Two of his sons,Issac and Harrison (and maybe Cyrus A.), married in Morgan Co in 1833 and 1843. I am interested in finding a death date for Asa Cyrus, and where he is buried.

Date: Sat, 18 Sep 1999 13:12:43

Submittted by: Dar Hackle -


I am seeking any information on my Maternal grandmother Grace Helen FOUTS. She was born in Morgan County (Malta?)in March of 1889. Her parents were Frank FOUTS and Mary GREEN. Her brother, Herbert Grover FOUTS was born April 6, 1888 in Eagleport Ohio. He had a daughter named Mary Catherine FOUTS. My Grandmother married Harry DeMoss Robinson in 1911. They had two children, Helen H. b.1917 in Dayton and Harry E. b.1924 in Dayton. My grandmother died in 1955 and is buried in Sugar Grove Cemetery in Wilmington, Ohio. That is all the information I have, so any help would be greatly appreciated....Thanks

Date: Fri, 17 Sep 1999 21:13:40

Submitted by : Linda Cunningham -


Trying to find more information on William James KEADLE, William T HOOPER, Thomas DAUGHTERY and Mary Jane RALSTON.

Jane Scott was the daughter David Y. Scott and Nancy Young, she was born 20 Feb. 1833 in Morgan Co., Ohio and died 23 Dec 1916 in Morgan Co., Ohio. Jane Scott was married 1st to John Keadle 28 Mar. 1853 in Morgan Co., Ohio, John Keadle's father William James Keadle who was born in Belmont Co, but died in Morgan Co.,Ohio. William James KEADLE (CADLE) was married to Lavina BAIN. Seeking information in the parents of William James KEADLE,(CADLE) who died 2 Aug 1842 in Morgan Co., Ohio.

When John Keadle died 16 Aug 1854, in Morgan Co., Ohio, she married 2nd to William T. Hooper on in Morgan Co., Ohio, we're trying to find information on William T. Hooper.

When William T. Hooper, died she married 3rd Thomas Daughtery on 30 Aug. 1855 in Morgan Co., Ohio. We're trying to find information on Thomas Daughtery. We also know that Thomas Daughtery was married 1st to Mary Jane Ralston 13 Apr. 1876 in Morgan Co., Ohio, and we are trying to find information also on her family. Mary Jane RALSTON, who was born 24 Nov. 1829 in Ohio and died 3 Dec. 1874 in Morgan Co., Ohio.

Date: Wed, 15 Sep 1999 20:18:07

Submitted by: Shirley Venrick -


Seeking information on Mary NEWHOUSE b Sept 7 1827 in Morgan Co. Ohio. She was second wife of a quaker, Jacob BROWN. They were married Jan. 8 1848 in Morgan County, and had 11 children. Would like to exchange information.

Date: Wed, 15 Sep 1999 06:13:27

Submitted by: Lynne Brown -


Looking for information on Maywood Hanson Archer and his wife, Florence Conner Archer. They had seven children, Richard, Reta, Ruth, Raymond, Roger, Rosemond, and Marilyn. All the children are dead except Rosemond and Marilyn. Rosemond is married to Albert Gartrell and they live in Pleasantville, OH. Marilyn was married to Ronald Duncan until 1984. Currently married to Raymond Lynch originally of Livermore, CA. They are now living in Reynoldsburg, OH.

I am looking for information on parents relatives or ancestors. Thanks for any information you can give me.

Date: Tue, 14 Sep 1999 20:02:40

Submitted by : Marilyn -


Looking for Michael ADCOCK-born 1816 in NY-moved to PA-then Perry Co., Oh., and finally to Morgan Co.--listed in 1850 census as residing in Meigsville. Glad to exchange other ADCOCK info I have.

Date: Sat, 11 Sep 1999 17:34:51

Submitted by: Carl Adcock -


I am looking for information on Isaac Whitaker who married Hannah Rees. They had 11 children: Isaac Jr, Mary, Susan, Elizabeth, James, Daniel, Thomas, Lyman, Bailey, Amos, & John. They setteled in Morgan CO 1803. Isaac's father is said to be Daniel Whitaker from ? He had 11 children also: Nancy, Elizabeth, Fanny, Abram, Peter, Elijah, Jonathan, Daniel, Aquilla, James & Isaac Sr. Does anyone know of Isaac's father Daniel? Where he is from? Thank you for your help.

Date: Fri, 27 Aug 99 11:52

Submitted by: Jane -


I'm looking for information on Samuel JEWETT, b. 1820 (place and parents unknown), married Sophia LANCE in Morgan County (town unknown) about 1843. Samuel is purported to have died on the Great Lakes very close to the time of his marriage. One daughter, Cynthia Jamne Jewett.

Date: Mon, 23 Aug 1999 13:25:26

Submitted by: Karl Beckstrand -


Seek 9 RAMAGE brothers and sisters of 19th century Morgan County, OH, all children of Joseph A. and Huldah WORTMAN RAMAGE. Know about my grandfather, Ulysses S. Grant RAMAGE (1870-1963) See info on his 8 siblings: 1) Priscilla J, (1854/55-1921), spouse of Robert J. GRAY; 2) Addision (1858-??), spouse of Hannah J. LEONARD; 3) Churchill Jasper (1860-1951), spouse of Sarah KUNTZ and then Sarah Ellen GARRETT; 4) Florence (1862-1935) spouse of Vincent DYE; 5) Nettie May (1868-??), spouse of George H. BROWN; 6) Albert (1865-1936) spouse of Charity GRAY; 7) William Warren (1872-1945), and 8) Revery E., (1879-??), married Mary CAIN who, apparently after a divorce, married a Cloves DRAKE. These are my great uncles, great aunts, etc. If you are descended from one of them, anxious to exchange as much detailed info as we have. (I have extensive info on my grandfather, some additional on his brothers and sisters.) If you prefer snail mail, I'm at 110 Old Oaks Drive, Ballwin, MO 63011-2705.

Date: Sun, 22 Aug 1999 19:01:59

Submitted by: Richard B. Ramage -


I am searching for the elusive Elias JONES. He was born 4/10/1828 and died 3/11/1916. It is possible that he lived in MORGAN County before moving on to Licking County. Would like to find his parents and/or siblings. He was my g grandfather. Thanks for all your help. Will be willing to share what little information I have.

Date: Sun, 22 Aug 1999 09:46:38

Submitted by: Georgia Weitzel -


Looking for information regarding the family of James ATKINSON, who married Sarah PHILLIS, in Morgan Co., Ohio abt 1862. They had the following Children: Samuel James, Elizabeth Jane VanHassel, Rillia Davis, Maria Lore, Rose Trimble, and J. G. Atkinson. All of the children were born in the Morgan, Hocking, Perry and Vinton Co. area of Ohio. Sarah's last name is un clear, in that in her obit, her brothers are listed as PHILLIPS while she is listed as a PHILLIS.

Sam married Margaret CLARK in Hocking and moved to Perry Co. where he stayed until his death in 1954.

Date: Mon, 16 Aug 1999 12:29:53

Submitted by: Byron Atkinson -


Searching for Presley VORHIES who married Mary P. WALLACE, 20 Jan 1881 in Morgan, Ohio

Date: Mon, 16 Aug 1999 06:37:25

Submitted by: JD Howard


I am looking for information on HENRY AUGUSTUS BAKER. Born July 30, 1859 in McConelsville, Ohio. I would like to find the names of his parents and siblings. Thank you.

Date: Sat, 14 Aug 1999 14:42:27

Submitted by: CJ -


Looking to make connection with others researching the family lines of Evan MCVEIGH (1774/Chester Co PA-1857/Swan Twp, Vinton Co OH). He m. bef 1804/Brooke Co [W]VA to Nancy Heskett (bca 1774/Brook Co [W]VA- d Swan Twp, Vinton Co OH). Their dau: Elizabeth “Betsy” MCVEIGH (30 Jun 1800-05/VA or KY-21 Oct 1887/Camden Co MO) m. Feb 17 1829/ Stockport, Morgan Co OH to William ASA (25 Feb 1795/VA-31 Nov 1854/ Morgan Co OH). Their son: Lysander ASA m. Nancy Fitch. Their son: Dr. Oran Conley ASA m. Ora Bush. Their dau: Jean ASA m. Dr. John McMillan, who were my parents. I have additional information on the later generations. I also have more information on the earlier and later generations.

Date: Sat, 14 Aug 1999 13:03:59

Submitted by: Nancy Boon -


I am looking for the family of Harmon JONES who may have been living in Morgan County in the 1850s and whose daughter, Elizabeth, married James Love in 1858.

Date: Sat, 14 Aug 1999 09:52:10

Submitted by: Ardyce Masters -


I am searching for any information pertaining to this line of the Lawrence family. The following are just some of the names/dates I have (mainly Morgan Co.).
Lucy LAWRENCE b. 1827 Morgan Co. m. Hiram Harper June 12, 1845 Morgan Co. OH d.Dec. 4, 1911 St Clairsville, Oh
Daniel LAWRENCE m. Bethania (Bethany) Bishop (not sure totally about this match) July 4, 1822 Morgan Co. Oh d. 1844
Daniel LAWRENCE b. 1772 Hollis New Hampshire m. Lucy Chapman d. 1851 Bloom Twp. Morgan Co. Oh
Zacharia Lawrence m. Rebecca Powers
This line goes back to the early 1600's from Massachusetts to England. A relative shared much of the information, I'm trying to track these down though for documentation and verification. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you , Christine

Date: Thu, 12 Aug 1999 11:20:58

Submitted by: Chris Sykes -


Does anyone have back issues of the Morgan Link, and would you be willing to look up some articles that I think may help me to find my ancestors, Marvel STARLIN, and his family?

Date: Thu, 12 Aug 1999 03:21:07

Submitted by: Joan Boyd -


Looking information about James L. CALENDINE b @1849 in Morgan County, Ohio. Wife Rhoda HUTCHINS also of Morgan Cty. Known children were Dora, James (E or F), Alvin all born in Windsor Twp. Morgan County. Also looking for Hazlit CALENDINE, brother to James, married to Sarah, known child was Elizabeth b. @1872 in Windsor Twp. I would like to correspond with anyone interested in exchanging information on this family.

Date: Mon, 9 Aug 1999 21:55:55

Submitted by: nancy sawyer -


ADDISON, Josephine Charlotte. ISO any information regarding Josephine who may have been born in Morgan County, Ohio in the mid 1800s. Josephine married Henry KROUSKOUPF who was born 1865 and died 1943 in Muskingum County Ohio. Four sons born to the marriage: Sherman TLunitch-1887, Conrad-1888, Arthur-1889 and George-no date. Any information regarding Ms. ADDISON and family would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Date: Mon, 9 Aug 1999 09:48:45

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ELIAS DEW-Found in the 1850 Morgan Co.census.I need the name of his wife and children,as I believe him to be ggg-grandfather. Unable to find him after 1850-maybe died before 1860?

Date: Sun, 08 Aug 1999 13:15:28

Submitted by : Linda -


I am looking for information on Mary NEWTON. She was born in Morgan co, Ohio in 1838. Her family moved to Illinois in 1862 and Kansas in 1870. She married William Watson Rote in 1873 and lived out her life in Kansas. Her sibling that I know of were Henry Newton, Mrs. Carpenter Rote & Frank Newton. I would like to know who her parents were and any information on her siblings.

Date: Sun, 1 Aug 1999 20:10:11

Submitted by : Laura Underwood - Date:


I am looking for information on one of my great-grandmothers, Margaret Frakes. She was born in 1824 in Morgan County, Ohio. I am looking for her parents names and any information about her siblings. Any dates of birth, death, and marriage would be greatly appreciated.

Date: Sun, 1 Aug 1999 15:53:49

Submitted by: MJF -


I'm searching for any information on George Thomas DURIG, born in Morgan Co. Ohio 1898; married Inez YOCUM Apr. 16, 1921 in Wetzel Co. W.Va. Inez was the daughter of Edward W. YOCUM and Estamina Mae CALVERT. Would like informaton on their children. Thank you

Date: Wed, 28 Jul 1999 22:53:51

Submitted by: Betty Robison -


Cathrine Harkins born 1817 Ireland, married Josha Bond 7 Jul 1836 Morgan County Ohio. Her father was Philip Harkins born 1796 Ireland, mother was Eleanor. I do not have a maiden name for her mother.

Date: Tue, 27 Jul 1999 08:39:25

Submitted by: Judy York -


Seeking info of John W. WHITE,and his family. He was member of Masonic Corinthian Lodge No. 111, McConnelsville, Morgan Co., 1849-1855. Seeking my g-g-grandfather who may have been this person. Children were John Thomas, b. 1842, Potter Job, b. 1844, George H., b. abt 1847, Sallie. Family from Troy, NY, later moved to Cincinnati area.

Date: Tue, 27 Jul 1999 05:37:06

Submitted by: John White -


I am descended from Jeremiah W. Myers born 1809 in Maryland, died April 13, 1894 in Morgan County, Ohio. He is buried in Chesterhill, Ohio. He married Mary Ann Harper in Belmont Co., Ohio, on Mar. 15, 1832. They had between 11 and 13 children, including my great grandfather, Nathan born in 1857 in Morgan County. Can anyone help me - just suggesting some more places to check for information would help.

Date: Thu, 22 Jul 1999 22:40:20

Submitted by: Elline Slater -


seeking parents etc of JASINA "SINA" FLOWERS b ca 1809 marr 15 June 1823 Morgan County (city unknown) to CONRAD HARMON. JASINA FLOWERS died 7 Oct 1847 Meigs Co. OH. Would appreciate ANY info. looking for thirty years for her. if a relative of hers in any way will exchange much info on her descendants.

Date: Tue, 20 Jul 1999 09:33:33

Submitted by: rosemary cook neese -


Looking for information on the parents and siblings of John T. KIRKBRIDE who was born in Ohio in 1798 and lived many years and died in Morgan County in 1881. Allied families include Benjamin SHEPARD, Isaac MURPHY and Melissa ARMSTRONG.

Date: Tue, 20 Jul 1999 06:35:31

Submitted by: Donna M. Wolf -


Looking for information on the family of Samuel BAGLEY. Jr. He was born in Rhode Island 5 Nov. 1785 and married Mary H. (Polly) JONES, born 17 Dec 1782. They were married 24 Sep 1808 in Clarendon, Rutland Co., VT. Samuel died in Deavertown, Morgan Co., OH 26 May, 1863. They had 16 children and I am looking also for more information on their daughter, Almira BAGLEY, born 6 Feb, 1828 in Morgan Co., OH and married to William Armster MOREHEAD. Would appreciate sharing any information on the BAGLEY, MOREHEAD family.

Date: Sun, 18 Jul 1999 00:46:52

Submitted by: Dale Karaff -


I am looking for information on Leander McPherson and Catharine Lemmon. They were married in Morgan county Ohio in 1949. I know little about hese two except for that information. Leander came from Belmont county I believe. Can anyone add anything to help

Date: Sat, 17 Jul 1999 18:08:29

Submitted by: Michael McPherson -


I am interested in find who were the parents of Charles D. Widger and Sarah Jennings they were living in Morgan Co. in 1820's to 1840's When they moved on to Iowa.

Date: Sat, 17 Jul 1999 16:42:37

Submitted by:


WILLIAM HENRY PATTERSON & wife MARY ELIZABETH TAYLOR married in Morgan Co. OH June 21, 1825. William was born 1801 in an unknown place. His parents may have been JOHN PATTERSON & JANE unknown. Mary was born 1801 in PA. Her parents were HENRY TAYLOR & JANE WHITE. William Henry and Mary Elizabeth had 10 children. They removed to IA in 1854. Any information on William Henry and his wife or family is appreciated. I also have information to share.

Date: Sat, 17 Jul 1999 14:03:05

Submitted by: Sharyl Ferrall -


Searching for the parents of Lorenzo D. Jones, who was born in Morgan County, Ohio on July 25, 1841. Lorenzo volunteered for service in the Civil War enrolling from 20 Sep 1861 to 16 Jul 1865. He served with Co. H, 17th Ohio Volunteers. He next appears in Linn County Kansas in 1870, and finally died in Kansas City, MO. He md. Ellen Lucinda BOWER, probably in Linn County, Kansas abt 1870/71.

Date: Sat, 17 Jul 1999 00:41:59

Submitted by: Rob Edward -


Looking for additional geneology info on alvira jane weaver married to william wesley dawson in 1883. any help would be appreciated. These people were in Morgan Co.

Date: Tue, 13 Jul 1999 14:09:41

Submitted by: robert -


I was born & raised in Morgan County but I don't know anything about my relatives. Especially my grandparents. Their names were Alfred N. & Caroline Yarnell Mills. Other surnames are Gheen, Calendine, Ball, Scott, Yarnell & Rowland. Any information appreciated.

Date: Mon, 12 Jul 1999 20:33:11

Submitted by: Mary Mills -


I am trying to determine if George RILEY who married Elizabeth Wallace and lived in Morgan County during the 1860 and 1870's until he died 2/5/1879 in Stockport was born in Muskingham County? I am trying to make a connection between this George and a George Riley born to Samuel and Anna Riley 7/5/1827.

Date: Mon, 12 Jul 1999 14:23:17

Submitted by: Bob Riley -


Am looking for parents of Lydia JOHNSON b. 02 aug 1785 in Bedford County, PA and d. 02 Nov 1864 in York Township, Morgan County, OH. She was married abt 1809 to Philip LONGSTRETH.

Date: Sun, 11 Jul 1999 07:58:54

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I have come into ownership of a marriage certificate belonging to Albert Richardson and Blanche Bone married in Morgan County Ohio on October 21, 1891. Ella Evans and JH Bone were the witnesses, Stephen (B or L)urnnings was the officiating minister. A diploma for Lucie Katherine Richardson, dated 1911 for a 'Mt Connelsville' (sorry, I can't read the caligraphy...) high school in Ohio was also with the certificate, as well as many family photos. I am in CO. Is this important to anyone out there?

Date: 10 Jul 1999 08:31:09

Submitted by: Juanita -


Seeking info on Paul GEORGE in morgan co. in the early 1800s, he had at lest 2 daughters, Susan and MaryAnn who married SOWERS Brothers.

Date: Sat, 10 Jul 1999 11:29:36

Submitted by: Diana Rightmer -


 Seeking info on ancestors/descendants of Jacob LEWIS b 1798 Washington Co., PA d bef 1860 prob. OH m Elizabeth MARTIN b 1798 PA d 8 Aug 1875 Morgan Co., OH. She is bur Lewis-Cary Cem, Homer Twp., Morgan Co., OH. They were the parents of 8 ch: Mary b 1828 OH; Dan b 1829 VA/WV d 2 Aug 1854 OH bur Lewis-Cary Cem; John M. b 27 Mar 1831 VA/WV d 8 Apr 1895 bur Lewis-Cary Cem with wife Elizabeth; Walter b 19 Sep 1832 d 14 Feb 1897 Athens Co., OH bur Concord Cem, Ames Twp., Athens Co., OH m1 22 Nov 1855 Morgan Co., OH Nancy CARTER m2 17 Sep 1869 Athens Co., OH Sarah Adeline JOHNSON; Joseph b 1834 VA/WV d 6 Aug 1854 OH bur Lewis-Cary Cem; Isaac N. b 31 Dec 1836 VA/WV d Jan 1892 Homer Twp., Morgan Co., OH bur Lewis-Cary Cem with wife Mary; Jacob b 1838 OH; Rhoda b 1840 Morgan Co., OH d 3 Mar 1906 bur Concord Cem with husband J.C. HEADLEY. LEWIS family in Ames Twp., Athens Co., OH in 1840 census and in Homer Twp., Morgan Co, OH in 1850 census. I am descended from Walter through his 2nd marriage. Thank you for any help you may be able to give.

Date: Fri, 09 Jul 1999 12:26:47

Submitted by: Louise Hutchinson -

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