Oct. 1998 Queries

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MYERS, REEVES posted by Larry Myers on Saturday, October 3, 1998

Grandfather Lawrence George Myers born in Kent on May 26, 1901. Would like any info on his parents: George Myers and Katherine Elizabeth Reeves


SCOVILLE posted by Janice Falvey on Saturday, October 3, 1998

SCOVILLE, if you are researching this name please contact me. I have recently started a mailing list for those researching this name. Contact me for more info. Thanks


SNOW posted by Janet Phillips on Sunday, October 4, 1998

Looking for information on Lorenzo Snow Born: 3 April 1814 Mantua, Portage Co., Ohio. I would like to know his Portage Co., ancestry and prior to his birth. Thanks


BIGGS, HEAD, YALE posted by Chloe Patton on Sunday, October 4, 1998

I am looking for information on the following ancestors: ISAAC CHAMBERLAIN YALE was born April 25, 1819 in Windham, Portage, OH, and died September 28, 1891 in Independence, Jackson, MO. He married CATHERINE ANN BIGGS July 13, 1845 in Ohio. He was the son of BENJAMIN BOARDMAN YALE who was born June 28, 1779 in Sharon, Litchfield, CT and died in Windham, Portage, OH and LUCY STRONG who was born April 5, 1782 in Sharon, Litchfirld, CT and died September 15, 1840 in Windham, Portage, OH. Children of ISAAC YALE and CATHERINE BIGGS are: DAVID BENJAMIN YALE, b. April 30, 1846, Ohio; d. April 12, 1902, Unknown; m. AGNES BROWN JOHN EDMUND YALE, b. February 14, 1848, Ohio; m. FLORENCE HOOD, December 11, 1901 ELIZABETH ALMIRA J. YALE, b. March 17, 1850, Ohio; m. E.E. HILLS, April 02, 1876 SAMUEL ALBERT YALE, b. March 01, 1852, Morrow, Warren, Ohio; m. LAURA CURTIS, December 15, 1872 MARY A.A. YALE, b. May 25, 1854, Indiana; d. April 13, 1881 WILLIAM B. YALE, b. May 01, 1856, Ohio; d. September 21, 1867, Ohio HENRY A. YALE, b. April 05, 1858, Ohio; d. January 15, 1882 ISAAC E. YALE, b. April 13, 1860, Ohio; d. July 13, 1871, Ohio WARREN WESLEY YALE, b. June 25, 1862, Indiana; m. MARY ALICE WILSON, October 29, 1884 FRANK THADDIUS YALE, b. August 21, 1864, Noblesville, Hamilton, IN; d. September 26, 1919, Denver, Araphaoe, CO; m. May 15, 1888, Independence, Jackson, MO, MILDRED RUBY HEAD, b. May 23, 1868, Independence, Jackson, MO, d. December 16, 1946, Denver, Arapahoe, CO


HAYES, LEACH posted by Paul Berry Jr on Wednesday, October 7, 1998

I am looking for the marriage record of Barbara L Hayes and Floyd E Leach, sometime in the 1960s I believe. They may have been married in Rootstown or Ravenna. Any information would be appreciated - any expense reimbursed! Thanks in advance for your help. Paul Berry Jr. P O Box 944 Bath, Maine 04530 207 - 443 - 8491


PRITCHARD, SHEPARD posted by Barbara Jarvis on Friday, October 9, 1998

Am seeking information on my gg-grandparents Jackson PRITCHARD and Elizabeth Mary (Shepard) PRITCHARD. In 1850 census they were in Streesboro Twp; in 1860 and 1870 in Franklin Twp. Portage Cty. My gr-grandmother, Carrie, is found in 1880 in the home of Martin J. and Sarah V. (Pritchard) Still along with 3 other Pritchard daughters.


HUGHES posted by David Anderson on Friday, October 9, 1998

Looking for Walker HUGHES in Portage Co., Ohio around 1860-70. He moved from Kentucky>Ohio>Missouri. A WW Hughes is listed in the 1860 census index and I am trying to find out if this is Walker HUGHES. He had a daughter named Minnie HUGHES born on Oct. 29, 1866. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Sincerely, David Anderson


READ, WOODWARD posted by Heather Brush on Sunday, October 11, 1998

I am searching for Asa READ b. 9 May 1811 in an unknown place. Asa's nephew, James WOODWARD, states that he went to live with Asa who was living in Nelson, Portage, OH in April 1842. James lived there until April 1843. It seems that Asa READ moved to another county sometime in late 1842. I would like to find someone who knows anything about Asa READ or James WOODWARD and their families! Thank you! Heather


DECRAFT, DEGROFT, WOLFORD posted by Lorraine Rohloff on Wednesday, October 14, 1998

Does anything show up for WOLFORD, DEGROFT or DECRAFT? I'm especially interested in Jefferson WOLFORD and Eleanor DEGROFT or DECRAFT or any of the above names. Jefferson and Eleanor married 13-Apr-1837 according to what I've been told. Thank you, Lorraine


OUTCALT, OUTGELT posted by Debbie Rowe on Sunday, October 18, 1998

I am looking for information on the surname Outgelt or Outcalt. I know that a Hiram Outcalt lived in Portage Co. Ohio for a while. He had a son named Edson and the information that I have states that Edson died as a boy in 1850. I think it was in Portage Co. Also, I am looking for information on Hiram's father Schobey Outcalt. He was also living in Portage Co. possibly around 1811. Thanks for you time and effort. Debbie.


ANDREWS, LEWIS posted by Deloris on Monday, October 19, 1998

ANDREWS, LEE My uncle (James T. Lewis) is looking for an old friend from Barberton, OH. They entered Kent State University in the fall of 1947. Uncle Jim's last get together was in the spring of '52 when he lived on West Lorain Street in Cleveland, OH. Would like to find Lee.


WALLACE posted by tom wallace on Tuesday, October 20, 1998

looking for anyone researching Henry WALLACE circa 1820 in stow township and later in franklin township. he is believed to be the father of our grandfather philo wallace, whom we are also looking for info on


PARKER, SANFORD, THORPE posted by Boomer on Sunday, October 25, 1998

Just starting out and looking for any information regarding: Lucy THORPE married SANFORD b. 1845 probably in Portage Co. OH d 1921 in Coldwater, MI. also, her daughter, Malinda SANFORD (married name PARKER), b. 1864 in Freedom, Portage, Co, OH d. 1937 Coldwater, Branch CO, MI and Zodac (sp?) SANFORD b 1750, residence, Rootstown, Portage Co any information would be appreciated. Have photos willing to share with relatives!!!


ROUNDY posted by Connie DenHaese on Tuesday, October 27, 1998

I found your site very interesting. You had a mention of an Aunt Polly Roundy preparing meals for the soldiers of 1812 as they passed through town. I am looking for Roundy...this is my family name. Any help greatly appreciated.


VAUGHAN, VAUGHN posted by Eddie Bennett on Thursday, October 29, 1998

I am searching for James Vaughan or Vaughn, who emigrated to the US in 1897 from South Wales. His whereabouts before 1920 is not known, but his son Ivor was living in Ravenna, Portage Co. in 1921 (when James died in New Castle, Penn.). I am particularly looking for James Vaughn's emigration and naturalisation records, but any instance of him in Portage Co. would be very valuable. I would also like to know about Ivor Vaughn, his son (born c. 1892 in Wales). Eddie Bennett


LEMASTERS, SHRYOCK posted by Joylette Lemasters on Friday, October 30, 1998

Can anyone tell me who Hazle d. Aug. 5, 1940 and Fred G. Shryock d. Sept. 18, 1940 are? They are buried in the same lot in Maplegrove Cemetery in Ravenna, OH with my grandparents, Alexander Lemasters and Rhoda. I am curious to know if they are relatives that I didn't know about.


POND, WEALAND posted by Mark Osborn on Friday, October 30, 1998

Searching for info on Moses POND and Sarah POND the likely parents of Emily POND, born Portage County Ohio about 1814. Emily married John Thomas WEALAND and lived in Trumbull Co Ohio in 1850, Morrow County Ohio in 1860 and 1870 in Clark County, Illinois.


REGAN posted by Beatrice Rohrmeier on Saturday, October 31, 1998

REGAN (settled in Mantua Station around 1854}

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