Baltimore County MdGenWeb Queries Received From 30 October through 31 November 1997

STERRINGER/STIERINGER/SMITH I am looking for information on Elizabeth Stiering er who married John Smith in 1838 in Baltimore. I believe this to be my great-great-great grandmother. Also information on a Mr. Sterringer who died in Baltimore in 1836. I believe this to be my great-great-great grandfather. My great-great grandfather was Jacob LF Stieringer born in Baltimore in 1824. Came to Preston Co. VA (WV) in 1850. Any info would be greatly appreciated.

WOLLET or WOLLETT Interested in any information regarding the children of Charles E. WOLLET (WOLLETT), born 10/10/1865 in Midway, Logan County, Ohio, died 7/4/1944 in Baltimore, MD, buried in York, PA. He was married to Anna L. Klein and they had 7 children: Preston Eugene, Charles A., Nettie E., Edna Catherine, Myrtle, Earl Leroy, and Pauline. I only have information on the descendents of Preston Eugene. Any other information would be most appreciated. Thank you, Judy (Nov 30)

FOX I am researching Bernard Fox, born in April, 1896 in Reisterstown, Maryland to John or George Fox. Bernard Fox is my grandfather. He was one of 15 children. He married Ann Marie Delaney. Please contact Cynthia Fox Thanks!

BOND I wish to correspond with anyone researching the family of THOMAS BOND III, of Baltimore County, Maryland. He was a great-grandson of Peter Bond. Thomas Bond III married his first cousin, Catherine FELL, in 1765. Were they the parents of Catherine Bond (b.1768) who married Edmund Ford? Your help is appreciated. Charles Ward

MURPHY Seeking information on Charles T. Murphy b. approx. 1855 in city of Baltimore, Thank you. Charles Murphy

HILGARTNER Looking for information on the arrival and/or parents of Ludwig Hilgartner (Baltimore City) and Heinrich Mathew Hilgartner (Baltimore County. Both men arrived in America during mid 1800's . Please send responses to Robert M. Hilgartner Jr. Thank You.

GRANT/KELLY I am interested in any records pretaining to JONATHAN GRANT b.1754/55, unknown birth location, or parents - 1st m. MARY A. ????; 2nd m. (abt 1793)in Baltimore to SARAH/SALLY KELLEY (daug/John Mathews Kelley & Miss Greebrier/Green Brier). Willing to exchange information. Contact Donna Ellis

BLACKISTON/BLACKISTONE Searching for info. on the following Blackiston families:
Thomas Fillmore Blackiston b.unknown d.unknown Baltimore Maryland Wife;Molly Stephens or Stevens b.8-31-1858 Baltimore MD, d.11-8-1936 Lowellville OH (father was Jacob Stevens). Children:
Millard F. Blackiston (b.5-12-1883 Baltimore MD, d.7-18-1936)Wife;Sarah Shiling (b.3-13-1885 Baltimore MD, d.10-17-1966 East Chicago IN.)(Her father John Shiling,mother Mary ?) Children
Thomas Blackiston, Wives..1.Myra,2.Agnes,3.Jeanne
Lourde Fillmore Blackiston wives, 1.Florence,2.?,3.? 4.Mary Blackiston of Cape Gerado MO.
Elizabeth Blackiston (Davids)m.Harry Davids
Dorothy Blackiston (Taylor) m.Harry Taylor.

BAECKER/WENDEL Interested in Andreas BAECKER & Mary WENDEL of the late 1700s and their descendants. Please Contact: Bill WINDLE Pt. Arthur, TX.

WARD Need information on Samuel WARD, d 1731, Baltimore Co., Md. Dau. Hannah WARD, b Md, married ?? Cooke. Their dau, Hannah Ward COOKE mar. Aaron ASHBROOK. Please Contact: Sharon Otis

MARRIOTT I am trying to see if there is a link between WILLIAM H. MARRIOTT(B. 1820) of Baltimore and the Revolutionary War private Soldier WILLIAM MARRIOTT ( B. 1752 Married to : ACHSAH MARRIOTT B. 1777 AND Died 1795 IN Baltimore). They had a son CAPTAIN JOHN MARRIOTT(B.1780) Please Contact:

P>COOPER I am looking for information about my g-g grandfather, Charles William Cooper, who was born 1859 in Baltimore. I found him listed in the "Union Orphan Asylum" in Baltimore in the 1870 US Census. That's all I've been able to find. How can I find more records of the Union Orphan Asylum? Any other ideas? Thanks David Layman

HALLEM Would like to know of any HALLEM living in Joppa, Harford Co. MD in the 1840s. Seeking Thomas Hallem b. 10/11 March 1748 who died 1829 in Sabina, Clinton Co., OH. Thanks for any help, Bob Hallem

HAMBY William Hamby born 24 Aug 1703 in St. Georges Parish (Baltimore Co.) Son of Frances and Elizabeth Hamby. He had two brothers Samuel and Frances and two sisters Mary and Elizabeth. I have information down, but where did Frances come from? Any Help would be greatly appreciated

WEST I have found the following information regarding the WEST family in a family bible:
John West, b. 12/10/1769, d. 6/7/1826
Elizabeth Wolf West, b. 9/3/1780, d. 6/11/1852 (wife of John West)
Ann M West, b. 10/13/1805, d. 10/9/1855
Mary West, b. 3/30/1808
George West, b. 8/8/1809
John West Jr, b. 12/28/1815, d. 7/11/1849
Everyone was born in Baltimore. Ann M West married Charles DeSpada. The Bible was given by John West to Charles DeSpada. I am related to this line. Does this look familiar to anyone? Thanks so much! Barbara Wing

FROST I am looking for any information on a William J. Frost and John Frost. think that one or both lived in Ellicott City and were in the Civil War. They should have lived in Anne Arundel county. 1860 is a date that my father gave me, and John Frost was a prisoner of war. He survived and went to some hospital for recovery. William would be a great-great-great grandfather of mine. I would appreciate any information. Thank You, Beth Hall or Alternative address

HORN Looking for descendants of George HORN of Philadelphia and Baltimore (late 1800's and early 1900's). Also, researching any family member related to Horn and Hardart Restaurants of Philadelphia and New York as well as Horn & Horn Restaurants in the Baltimore area. Researching BUCHNESS descendants of George Horn in the Baltimore County, Baltimore City, Catonsville and Salisbury areas of Maryland. Please contact: Suzanne Horn Morders, Frederick, Maryland

HATTON Seeking information on the location in Baltimore Co. MD or Baltimore in what cemeteries are there HATTON'S buried from (1750-1850) Also where is TOMPSON'S CHOICE? Contact: Ron Hatton

BELT I am looking for information on my GG grandfather, Freeborn BELT, born in Baltimore County in 1820. His father may have been Leonard BELT (b. 1773) Baltimore Co., Any information on the family would be appreciated, Thank You Sharon Belt

GRIERSON Before traveling to Calvert County, Maryland, this particular GRIERSON FAMILY lived in the Baltimore area for a number of years. Interested in GRIERSON & Allied families of Calvert, & surrounding counties of Maryland. The Grierson settled in Calvert County, Maryland around c1827 & have been allied with many families. I have done compilations on most of them, but much information is needed from many families. I will share information with serious researchers. No grandstanding, no fan-fair. Be prepared to share your research. Only serious persons will be addressed. David A. Grierson

BAUGHMAN I am looking for the parents of Jacob Baughman (died 1838) and Mary Ann CRUMRINE (1781-1851). Their children include: Elizabeth BAUGHMAN STEFFY, Jacob BAUGHMAN, John K. BAUGHMAN, Susanna BAUGHMANFOWBLE, Rachel BAUGHMAN BUCHER IRELAND, Juliann BAUGHMAN, Sarah Ann BAUGHMAN MULES, Daniel BAUGHMAN, Mary Ann BAUGHMAN COOPER, and George BAUGHMAN. I believe that most of the family lived in Baltimore County. Thanks for any help. Sue Kelly

GLAZE Looking for any info. or leads for this family known to have been in the region after 1700 possibly immigrating from England/Ireland or Germany through Pennsylvania. Segments of the family mirgated to Virginia and others to Ohio. Glaze email:

MITCHENER/CHANLOR I am seeking information on John MITCHENER/MITCHENOR who married Mary CHANDLER in Baltimore Co. in 1729. I am searching for a link to the MITCHENERS in Washington and Greene Co., PA. I would be grateful for any information on either family. Thank you, please contact: Peggy Hanes

BAUGHMAN I am looking for information on my gggggg grandfather Francis Baughmanm b. ca 1777/1778, d. 1850 in Coshocton Co. OH. He married Isabell MAJOR, 20 Dec 1800 in Baltimore, MD. children: Christian Baughman, b. 1801 in Soldiers Delight {sic. Hundred}, Baltimore Co., MD, married Elizabeth Derry in Knox Co., OH; George Baughman b. 1804 in Soldiers Delight {sic. Hindred) married Reney Parks in 1826 in Licking Co., OH He owned land by Moses VAN WINKLE; John Baughman, b. 27 March 1806 Soldiers Delight {sic. HUndred) MD; Mary Baughman b. 25 April 1807 Soldiers Delight {sic. Hundred}, married Leonard AULT 28 June 1828 Coshocton Co., OH, d. 28 Aug 1895 Monroe, Green Co. OH; Catharine Baughman b. 22 Jan 1811 Soldiers Delight {sic. Hundred} MD; Susan Baughman b. 1813, Soliders Delight {sic. Hundred} MD, married Moses VAN WINKLE, lived in Licking Co., OH later moved to Henry Co., Iowa. Susan and Moses also lived in Green Bay Wisc. for a while. Any help on this family would be wonderful. Where's Soldiers Delight Baltimore MD (sic. This later question was answered when the query was received by the coordinator, it was a HUndred that included the area near Pikesville and Owings Mills) Thanks Shelly.

CUNNINGHAM I am interested in finding any information available on Joseph Nelson Cunningham, born around 1812 in Baltimore. I especially need the names of his parents. He married Carolyn M. Bishop of Seekonk, Massachusetts in 1849 and settled in Rhode Island. Thank You, Pilar Kline, Lawrenceville, NJ.

BOKEE, COOK, HAMILL, HUBBARD, HUNT, THURSTON, WOODS Researching ALEXANDER and OLIVIA COOK HAMILL, natives of Ireland who were in Baltimore, MD by 1824. They were members of Aisquith and Second Presbyterian Churches in Baltimore. ALEXANDER was granted a license to run an ordinary in 1829 and later operated flour mills, coal oil shops, and a Queensware business. He died 1878. OLIVIA died 1855 and was first buried at Hampton Mills in Baltimore County. ALEXANDER may of married second MARY E. BOKEE. Children of ALEXANDER and OLIVIA COOK HAMILL: WILLIAM JOHN born 1828 married 1) SYLVIA HUNT of Canonsburg, Washington Co., PA. 5 children. About 1864 he left the country with her sister, ISABELLA. 16 more children. SYLVIA continued to run the oil companies, articles have been written on her endurance in hard times. ALEXANDER T. born 1830 married ELIZABETH A. HUBBARD, daughter of JOHN and EMELINE CURTIS HUBBARD. {Children: CHARLES, HOWARD, WALTER, ALICE, LENA, MARY, DAISYE BELL and KATE who married MELVIN THURSTON of Mathews Co. VA.} JAMES HENRY born 1833 married ANNIE WOODS. ROBERT born 1837 not much info. OLIVIA born 1839 married her relative ROBERT HAMILL, a native of Ireland. When and where did ALEXANDER and OLIVIA COOK HAMILL marry? Where were they from in Ireland? Need help tracing their ancestry. Will appreciate any help, ideas, suggestions or leads. Thank you. Mary Cannon Godsey

MUTH Looking for ships and passanger lists for Baltimore in 1818. Specificly, trying to find my 3rd great grandfather, George MUTH, who emigrated from Germany in 1818 and landed in Baltimore. Although he was born and raised in Hesse, Germany. I do not know if he came directly to America from Germany or via another country (e.g. England). Any Help locating passager lists for 1818 woulds be greatly appreciated, Laura Tuttle

LILLY Looking for parents of John S. Lilly, born 1834, m. June 16,1856, d. March 17,1898. Baltimore. Please Contact: Harriet E. Slavoff

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