Joan Schweter on Sunday, February 1, 1998
- Looking for information on Jacob BLON d. 1/10/1917 in Portage
STEWART posted by
Norton on Sunday, February 1, 1998
- Looking for Archibald STEWART, b. approximately 1805, Portage
County Ohio. Possibly Trumball County Ohio prior to formation of
Portage County. Moved to Oxford Ontario, probably in 1820's.
Danielle Zoellner on Tuesday, February 3, 1998
- POTTS.Looking for parents and sibilings names etc. of my
grandfather George Earl POTTS. b. Sept.15, 1903 in Kent, OH. My mom
knows nothing of her fathers family and desparately wants to learn
of them. Any and all information will be greatley appreciated. Thank
you in advance.
Kitt Carroll on Friday, February 6, 1998
- James MARTIN b. 1807 Ohio m. Hannah J. Unknown b. 1814 Ohio
Philipp Martin b. 1837 Ohio Urias Martin b. February 8, 1839, Ohio,
deaf mute Ephriam Martin b. 1840, Ohio Luther Martin b. 1842, Ohio
Hannah J. Martin b. 1845 William L. Martin b. 1847, deaf mute John
Martin b. 1856, deaf mute Frank F. Martin b. 1859, deaf mute Hannah
J. Unknown might be Hannah HUGGINS who married James Martin Feb 24,
1825 in Portage County.
WHITACRE posted by
Spencer on Friday, February 13, 1998
- SHARPNACK, WHITACRE I am looking for information about my
Greatgrandfather Frank N. Whitacre and GGreatgrandfather John H.
Sharpnack. Frank died about 1895 leaving his wife Mary Elizabeth
Sharpnack Whitacre and 3 small children in Portage County. The 1900
census shows Mary and her Father John Sharpnack living in the same
house without Frank. Frank was born 1860 in unknown location and
John was born April, 1833 in Pennsylvania. I am looking for their
ancestors. Thank you. Frank Spencer
Cheryl Nelson on Friday, February 13, 1998
- PALMER, SWEM, CHAMBERLIN: I am looking for information on George
W. Palmer, son of Resolve Palmer and Mary Swem, b feb 26, 1838 in
Ohio. He married Jelina O. Chamberlin, b July 10 1843 in Twinsburg,
Portage Co., OH, on Dec 25, 1865 in Twinsburg, Portage Co., OH.
Jim Arnold on Friday, February 13, 1998
- HOLLISTER, Julia married Peter WELTY in Portage County, Ohio
1/1/1838. Daughter Harriet (my ggrandmother) married Henry ARNOLD of
GRAYLESS posted by
GRADELESS on Saturday, February 14, 1998
- Searching for descendants of Nathan GRAYLESS of Portage County
Ohio and for descedants or information on Alexander & Matilda
(GRADLESS) BERRY of Marion and Portage Co Ohio.
PHILLIPS posted by
on Sunday, February 15, 1998
- I'm researching a Benjamin GREEN that appears in the 1840 Ohio
Census in Portage Co. The one I'm looking for was born about 1800 in
Connecticut and married Louisa PHILLIPS, also from Connecticut.
Children of Benjamin born in Ohio include: Benjamin Jr, John Wesley,
Elias, Miranda, and Jasper. Any help would be appreciated.
Roberta Nelson on Monday, February 16, 1998
- Looking for the LEE family that was in Ohio (County unknown)
from late 1850s to probably early 1870s. The family includes: Henry
M. LEE, wife, Hester KNABB LEE, and children: Harriet, Alice, David
K. DEWITT, Minerva, Bessie B. Bessie LEE was only child born in Ohio
(abt 1859-60), the rest were born in Pottstown and Reading, PA.
Melissa Thompson Alexander on Monday, February 16, 1998
- MAY, KOHLER, CUMMINGS, ADELHART, STAAB. Do you have any
Adelhart’s, Staabs, Cummings, or Kohlers? I have Anna Marie
Adelhart, b 26 Feb 1867,daughter of John Adelhart and Elizabetha
Staab. I have no other information on them other than Annie married
my g grandfather, George Gregory May, in Taylorville, Christian Co,
IL in 1889. Annie and George settled in Shelby Co, IL. Meanwhile, my
other g grandfather, John Peter May, married Rosa Mary Cummings in
1894 in Shelby Co, IL. Rosa’s parents are Anthony Kohler and Barbara
Cummings. I have do birth date’s or place of birth for these three.
John Peter May’s mother was Matilda Kohler, who was born in 1839 in
Portage Co, OH-so Anthony could have been related to her-but I do
not know any more about her either. Both John and George May came
from Portage Co, OH. Melissa Thompson Alexander firstname.lastname@example.org
Catherine Renschler on Tuesday, February 17, 1998
- John KLINE (son of Peter KLINE) married Margaret MAY (daughter
of George MAY) 11 Aug 1847 in Portage County. Have information on
ancestors and descendants I will share.
Karen Barnard on Thursday, February 19, 1998
- I am researching the family of Adam NIGHMAN (b. 1764) and
Elizabeth (Betsey) MYERS (b. 1772). Their children married into the
families of CACKLER, TUCKER, MYERS, WALKER, VANN, STEWART, AND
DAILEY. I would like to contact others researching this family.
TRIPLETT posted by
Triplett on Friday, February 20, 1998
- Looking for any info on William TRIPLETT and Sarah MORRIS.
Married in Portage Co., 1844. Moved to Indiana about 1858. Have
Indiana info to trade.
Pete Wilson on Sunday, February 22, 1998
- Please contact me if you are researching this family of Ravenna,
OH. Andrew WILLSON (1835-1911), a Universal Church minister born in
Crawford County, PA, m. Francis A. DOTY (-1863) in 1858, then m.
Sara N. STURTEVANT in 1862. Andrew was son of Hugh WILLSON & Hannah
ALLEN of Crawford County, PA. Francis was daughter of Horace S. DOTY
and Lucy M. BASSET, granddaughter of David DOTY, Jr., and Betsy
HOLLISTER, his 1st wife, and great granddaughter of David DOTY and
Hannah SOUTHARD. David DOTY, born 1741 in Wareham, MA and died 1817
in Sharon, CT, was a lieutenant of Burral's Connecticut regiment in
1776, was appointed wagon master general of Gates' army.
Michele Hawkins on Wednesday, February 25, 1998
- Hi, I am looking for Rowland (Roland) JONES. He was in the
county in 1840 and again in 1850 for several years. He was born in
Wales in 1797. His wife was Hannah JONES (yes,that is her maiden
name) I am especially looking for church records. In PA they were
Presbyterians but may have been Methodist in OH. I am not sure.
Thank you, Michele
Ramon Thompson on Friday, February 27, 1998
- CONVERSE, William Royal. Born Feb. 16. 1773 in Killingly, CT and
died July 25, 1851 in Kent, OH. Father was Edward CONVERSE, Jr. and
mother was Phebe PERRIN. Married Esther ISAACKS Feb. 14, 1802 in
Dalton, MA. Esther ISAACKS was born in MA 1783. Am looking for place
and date of death for Esther ISAACKS. Thought to be buried in Kent,
OH. William Royal CONVERSE buried in Stow St. Cemetery. Also need
date William Royal CONVERSE purchased land in Portage County.
JAGGER posted by
Lasher on Saturday, February 28, 1998
- Daniel Jagger and Aaron Perrin Jagger came to Windham , Portage
County, Ohio in 1815 . A sister , Sarah Taylor, settled in Aurora .
Any other researchers on this family?
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