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Surnames: WOMACK TOMS TRAMMELL HALL LEADER
Submitter: Steve ([email protected])
Date: 27 Jun 2000

Does anybody have a copy of the 1890 and/or 1900 census that will be willing to do a lookup for me? Thanks greatly! Steve Womack


Surnames: JOHN SHELDON MARGERET SHELER
Submitter: Jean Ward ([email protected])
Date: 26 Jun 2000
URL: Sheldons

Im looking for any connections to the John Sheldon family in Hardin County Il. John was my grandfather and I dont know where he was born but my Dad was born in Hardin County My grandmothers name was Margeret Sheler Her mother later married a English after Sheler failed to come back from the Civil War I dont know if Sheler is spelled right Theres a Sheldon family in the county out of Elizabethtown and I suppose some are kinfolks I dont any one to contact that could help Thanks

Surnames: CRIDER JAMES
Submitter: Shannon Ward ([email protected])
Date: 25 Jun 2000

I am a descendent of John and Elizabeth James Crider. John was born in KY. around 1825, date of death unknown. Elizabeth was born in KY. around 1827 and died July 15, 1884. They married on August 16, 1847. John's parents were Samuel and Polly DeBoe Crider. Elizabeth's parents unknown. Any information that you could share on either John or Elizabeth will be appreciated.

Surnames: ENGLISH HURFORD
Submitter: Shannon Ward ([email protected])
Date: 25 Jun 2000

I am looking for information on my gr gr gr grandfather John D. English. He was born August 16, 1847, date of death unknown. He married Martha A. Hurford and lived in the Hardin County area. John is buried in Stone Church Cemetery and Martha is buried in Twitchell/English Cemetery. I was told by my cousin Herbert English that John English was a Cherokee Indian. If you have any information that you could share it will be greatly appreciated.

Surnames: SHELBY
Submitter: Shannon Ward ([email protected])
Date: 25 Jun 2000

I am a descendant of the Shelby family from the Pope and Hardin County area. I am looking for any information concerning the parents of Willie Shelby born in Golconda September 16, 1902 and died November 24, 1902 of Pneumonia. All of this information was on his death record but was unable to find a birth record. Any help you can offer will be greatly appreciated. Thank you, Shannon Ward

Surnames: SHELDON SHELER ENGLISH
Submitter: Jean Ward ([email protected])
Date: 22 Jun 2000
URL: SHELDON

Im looking for any kin folks thatwere related to John Sheldon He is my grandfather he died when my father was quiet young He had just moved to Missouri and went back to Il. and died there and buried in the Sheldon Family plot My Granmothers name was Margeret Sheler but her mother married a English so she was raised by a English Margeret had a half brother named Charles English

Surnames: ELIHU NICHOLAS HALL
Submitter: jacki fishback ([email protected])
Date: 15 Jun 2000

I am looking for information on Elihu Hall who was a county judge in Hardin County from 1910-1914. Also am looking for any information you might have on him as a judge, cases he presided over, any case that might have be significant in history, and a number of cases he might have tried. Any information on Elihu Hall would be appreciated. Thank you

Surnames: BUCK
Submitter: shirley dennis ([email protected])
Date: 14 Jun 2000

I am trying to find the names of the parents of Alice Buck who married Horace Foster on August 26, 1894.

Surnames: BURRESS
Submitter: Chuck Burress ([email protected])
Date: 11 Jun 2000

Searching for any information about John Burress who enlisted as a Union soldier in Hardin County in 1861.


Surnames: THARP PERKINS SUITER WALTON
Submitter: Nora Fitzgerald ([email protected])
Date: 10 Jun 2000
URL: http://www.geocities.com/heartland/fields/3576

I'm looking for Andrew THARP(b. 1886) son of John Berry THARP and Orpha WALTON Andy had many brothers inc. Jesse, Lonnie, Donnie, Roy, William, sis Hattie Andrew m. Pearl Lee PERKINS, dtr. of Steven D. PERKINS and Nora SUITER Believe they came from Elizabethtown area. Any leads will be appreciated. Please email me.

Surnames: THARP PERKINS SUITER WALTON
Submitter: Nora Fitzgerald ([email protected])
Date: 10 Jun 2000
URL: http://www.geocities.com/heartland/fields/3576

I'm looking for Andrew Tharp (b. 1886) son of John Berry Tharp and Orpha Walton Andy had many brothers inc. Jesse, Lonnie, Donnie, Roy, William, sis Hattie Andrew m. Pearl Lee Perkins, dtr. of Steven D. Perkins and Nora Suiter Believe they came from Elizabethtown area. Any leads will be appreciated. Please email me.

Submitter: Shannon Costello ([email protected])
Date: 10 Jun 2000

I just received a notice that the new cemetery book is now available.It says you may send for one for $50.00 plus $6.50 for priority mail or $4.58 for book rate. Send orders to Hardin County Historical and Genealogical Society,P.O. Box 72 Elizabethtown,Illinois 62931.It includes maps and other information,it is not perfect but good for genealogical research.I thought some of you that read this, but don't get the paper would like to know about it.

Surnames: SCOTT
Submitter: Carol Ferren ([email protected])
Date: 03 Jun 2000
URL: http://hometown.aol.com/scdferren11/index.html

Looking for decendents of Howard C.Scott, son of William Thomas Scott and grandson of Charles Henry Scott, both of Hardin Co. Ill. We are holding a Scott reunion on July 1st, 2000, and wish all decendents to attend, bring family pictures, family info and covered dish. Event will be held in Gilbertsville, Ky. For details on location, all decendents can reach us at [email protected], or [email protected]

Surnames: CLARK SMITH
Submitter: Joe Archer ([email protected])
Date: 31 May 2000

I am looking for any info on John T. and Mary SMITH. Their daughter Cora Elizabeth married John W. CLARK. John T. served in the 1st Wisc. Infantry during the Civil War. Want any info on family and parents of John & Mary SMITH, and John CLARK. I know that they were in Hardin County in the 1870's and moved to Saline Co. later. Thanks

Surnames: WOMACK TRAMMELL SMITH HALL JAMESON LEADER LUDER THOMPSON WILKES
Submitter: Steve Womack ([email protected])
Date: 29 May 2000

Does anyone have any Info's on any Hardin county Womack's?

Surnames: CULLISON PORTER SCARBROUGH
Submitter: Janette Bennett ([email protected])
Date: 27 May 2000

I am looking for relatives and ancesters in the CULLISON family in the Hardin County area. I have gotten my tree back about 6 generations to James E. Cullison who died in 1877. He was married to Margaret A. Porter on April 15, 1866, and they raised 5 children. If anyone has any information on James E. Cullison, his parnets, where he was born, when he was born, what company he fought in in Civil War, ANYTHING, please email me. Thank you!!

Surnames: HENSON SMITH SWEAT CARMAN SHADOWENS PHILLIPS
Submitter: Carl Moreno ([email protected])
Date: 22 May 2000

I am passing thru Hardin next week and am trying to find any pictures of the following people: Aunce Bell Henson Abraham Henson Any Children or descendents of this marriage. Elijah Shadowens and/or wife Aunce Bell (Henson) Shadowens. Elijah and wife Anna Henson (daughter of Aunce and Abraham) and any children or other descendents. I am son of Normalee Henson, dau of John D. Henson, grand-dau of Andrew D. And Mertilla Mae (Sweat) Henson. Grt-granddaughter of Abraham and Aunce. Am also interested in pictures of family and descendents of James Franklin Smith and Anna Marie Smith. Also James Carman, father of Nancy Marta Lee (Carman) Smith. If you can't answer by email, please leave me a message with my Aunt, Phyllis Patton in Cave-in-Rock. I will have a scanner with me so I don't need to keep your photos. Thanx Carl (Phillips) Moreno

Surnames: HENSON SMITH SWEAT CARMAN SHADOWENS PHILLIPS
Submitter: Carl Moreno ([email protected])
Date: 22 May 2000

I am passing thru Hardin next week and am trying to find any pictures of the following people: Aunce Bell Henson Abraham Henson Any Children or descendents of this marriage. Elijah Shadowens and/or wife Aunce Bell (Henson) Shadowens. Elijah and wife Anna Henson (daughter of Aunce and Abraham) and any children or other descendents. I am son of Normalee Henson, dau of John D. Henson, grand-dau of Andrew D. And Mertilla Mae (Sweat) Henson. Grt-granddaughter of Abraham and Aunce. Am also interested in pictures of family and descendents of James Franklin Smith and Anna Marie Smith. Also James Carman, father of Nancy Marta Lee (Carman) Smith. If you can't answer by email, please leave me a message with my Aunt, Phyllis Patton in Cave-in-Rock. Thanx Carl (Phillips) Moreno

Surnames: LEWIS
Submitter: Joe Lewis ([email protected])
Date: 19 May 2000

I am looking for information regarding the surname Lewis

Surnames: TURNER
Submitter: BEULAH KENNEDY ([email protected])
Date: 15 May 2000

MY GRANDFATHER JOHN jefferson Turner was born about 1820 married Sarah Jaclinah Varner in 1845 his fathers name was also john they at one time was from hardin county. would apreciate any information about them.

Surnames: BROWN, WILLIAM
Submitter: Mike Brown ([email protected])
Date: 15 May 2000

I am looking for information concerning "WILLIAM BROWN", born in 1877, died 2/4/1939. He is buried in the Stone Church cemetery at Rosiclare. He was in world war I, us army, private, 149 infantry, 38 division. He was my great grandfather. Thank you.

Surnames: BOYD OLDHAM SLIGER
Submitter: Robert D. Sliger ([email protected])
Date: 09 May 2000

I am looking for the descendants of William Boyd his sons were Robert Dow and Stephen. Robert's daughter Bessie married Cressie Fleetwood Oldham 21 February 1906 Hardin County, Stephen's daughter Gertie married Robert L. Sliger 30 November 1900 in Elizabethtown (Hardin County)Illinois.

Surnames: SNEED GINGER
Submitter: jan carman ([email protected])
Date: 01 May 2000

I have a copy of my grandfather's application for his SSN. His name was LEVI SNEED and it states that his parents were named William Richard Sneed and Martha Ginger and that he was born in Hardin Co. Illinois, no city was mentioned. His year of birth was 1885. I would appreciate any additional information you could give me as I have no d.o.b. for him and cannot request a birth certificate without one apparently. Thank-you, Janet Carman

Surnames: NOBLE SIMMONS
Submitter: MaryLou Pease ([email protected])
Date: 01 May 2000

I am looking for information on John Henry Noble who went to Il. He was the son of Jonathan Noble and Margaret"Peggy" Mitchell. John Henry was married to Angeline Simmons. They were wed in Clermont Co. OH. Any information on this Noble line would be appriciated. [email protected]

Surnames: LANE HALL
Submitter: Robert Lane ([email protected])
Date: 28 Apr 2000

looking for James Allen Lane.born 1867 in hardin co.IL. need his fathers name & mother's name. also his twin brother & any other brother's & sister's he may have had. if anyone can help me i would be greatful.

Surnames: FINNEY
Submitter: patti finney ([email protected])
Date: 20 Apr 2000

I am looking for any Finneys in Illinois. My husband's family supposedly came to Texas from Illinois but I am not sure when. Some kind of argument in the family and they split up. Maybe 1850-1870. Father Henry, mother's name unknown. She may have been Native Indian. Any help will be greatly appreciated. patti

Surnames: TURNER
Submitter: beulah kennedy (bkob1351aol.com)
Date: 17 Apr 2000

My grand father John Jefferson Turner was born in 1922 his father name was also John, in later years John Jefferson Turner resided in jackson county,and union county,Il. any help would appreciated.

Submitter: Franklin D. Corter ([email protected])
Date: 12 Apr 2000

I would like to talk with anyone researching the Goolsby family in Hardin and Gallatin counties. Most of the Goolsbys in these areas are from TN. the Jackson,Putnam,Clay county area and moved to Illinois at the start of the Civil war due to their oppisition to secession from the Union. Thanks.

Surnames: NEEDHAM
Submitter: Jean Stafford ([email protected])
Date: 08 Apr 2000

Would like info on Zadock NEEDHAM and Thomas Sheperd NEEDHAM. They were both in Civil War and Zadock was mustered out. Can not find lead on Thomas. However, my father (their nephew) always told me that his uncle Tom was killed at Ft. Pillow. Can not verify that.The father of Zadock and Thomas was James Needham (married to Polly Frailey) and I am also trying to find info on him - his father's name, where he lived before living in Cave In Rock, etc. I can go no further with this family line without knowing James Needham's father's name. Thank you for your help.

Surnames: NEEDHAM LAVENDER RIGGS FRAILEY
Submitter: Jan Stafford ([email protected])
Date: 08 Apr 2000

Looking for information on the surname Needham in Hardin County, Illinois from 1870 to present.

Surnames: SPIER SPEAR PARROT HOLLY
Submitter: Deborah ([email protected])
Date: 03 Apr 2000

I'm looking for any information on Josie Parrot-Spier-Holly. She was born in Hardin Co. on Oct.20,1871 and died in Brookport,IL on June 6,1919. First marriage to Charlie Spier in Monroe Co.,GA(May 16,1886). Their son William Oscar Spear was born Oct.4,1886. Her sister was Lula Annie Parrot-Hurford(Elizabethtown,IL). Another of Josie's sons was Edward Holly.

Surnames: GERRARD
Submitter: Marilyn Finkbeiner ([email protected])
Date: 27 Mar 2000

I am looking for information on John GERRARD. He had a daughter Mary Elizabeth Gerrard in 1853. He would be my geat great grandfather. I would appreciate any information.

Surnames: RICHESON MILES SUTTON
Submitter: Jan Hall ([email protected])
Date: 11 Mar 2000

I am looking for a RICHESON HILL Cemetery possibly in the Sparks Hill area. I am looking for the the place of burial of Garland RICHESON d. abt. 9/1896 and Sara Louisa MILES SUTTON RICHESON d. unknown.

Submitter: Susan Liedstrand ([email protected])
Date: 06 Mar 2000

Looking for information on Thomas Akin MCAMIS b.1832 in TN, d. 1905 came to Hardin Co., IL in 1844, and his son John Thomas MCAMIS b. 1857, in Hardin Co. m. Mary Jane Ledbetter 1877, left for CA in 1879. Any info will be greatly appreciated. Thanks

Surnames: JAMES H. MCMASTER
Submitter: Lori Collins ([email protected])
Date: 25 Feb 2000

I would like any information pertaining to my Grandfather and his lineage. His name was James McMaster. He was born in June 1915 and passed away on July 1975. He resided in Rosiclare, IL. My main request is to find any information on his relatives in Scotland.

Surnames: DENNIS CRAIG HOWELL FERRELL MORRIS
Submitter: Jack Jines ([email protected])
Date: 24 Feb 2000

Looking info on surnames Dennis/Craig/Howell/Morris/Ferrell-particularly Bert Craig Dennis or Bert Craig (and connection to family Dennis from whom he took the last name) b Jan 10, 1911; Benjamin Harrison Craig & Della Morris (Ferrell?); John Wesley Craig and Carrian Houht or Missouri Ann Howell.

Submitter: Sharon Baity ([email protected])
Date: 19 Feb 2000

SIMMONS, Francis Marion

Submitter: christine randles (cas.free.com)
Date: 11 Feb 2000
URL:

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Submitter: LaVerne Frost ([email protected])
Date: 04 Feb 2000

I am searching for the decendants of William Hicks, James Hicks, or Isaac Hicks. Any information would be greatly appreciated. LaVerne Frost

Surnames: PARIS NEE VINYARD/ELVA
Submitter: Earl Vinyard ([email protected])
Date: 01 Feb 2000
URL: chismartworld

Elizabethtown First Babtist Church dedication in memory of Elva Paris. Educational Building, erected by Builders for Christ from alabama & Georgia

Surnames: SPEAR STUBBS MORGAN
Submitter: Barb Nelson ([email protected])
Date: 31 Jan 2000

I'm looking for Mary Spear b. 1859 in Ogle County, IL. She married 1873 to John William Stubbs. They divorced. In an 1887 newspaper article about her I found she had remarried a Morgan (no first name found). In part the article reads" AUG 14, 1887: Mr. and Mrs. Morgan arrived here from Hardin County. They report the hay crops almost an entire failure. Mrs. Morgan is the daughter of John Edward Spear." Does anyone know of the MORGAN'S who would have been in Hardin County in the late 1880's??? THANKS!!!!

Surnames: SINGLETON VAUGHN ROSE FINNEY JARVIS
Submitter: Kathy Rose Arrington ([email protected])
Date: 27 Jan 2000

HI, IM SEARCHING FOR ANY INFORMATION ON THESE FAMILY NAMES IN HARDIN, CO. AND LIVINGSTON, CO. KY. THE JARVIS LINE CAME TO THE U.S.FROM ENGLAND. Thomas Jarvis m- Rachel Joiner Majenty Jarvis m-Willis B.Finney Gypsy Finney m-Clarence Rose My Grandparents ------------------------------------------- J.Thomas Singleton m-Sarah E. Collins Nancy Singleton m Jessie Vaughn My Grandparents ------------------------------------------- David Vaughn M-Margaret Riley were Jessie's parents ------------------------------------------- ANY INFO. ON ANY OF THESE FAMILY FUTHER BACK THAN I HAVE WOULD BE GREAT!!!!

Surnames: EDWARDS WILLIAMS
Submitter: Shannon Costello ([email protected])
Date: 27 Jan 2000

Looking for information on a JOHN EDWARDS. I have he married a SARAH JANE WILLIAMS and then it goes dead.Please contact me at [email protected] with any information

Surnames: LANE
Submitter: John L Robertson ([email protected])
Date: 25 Jan 2000

I'm trying to get in contact with Robert L Lane who posted a query on James Allen Lane. I have the information he wants but his E-mail address doesn't work. Thanks

Surnames: TADLOCK
Submitter: Kathleen Ryder ([email protected])
Date: 19 Jan 2000

Looking for the full name of the father of J. Richard Tadlock, born 188l. Other children: Charles, Freeman, George

Surnames: WATERS WATTERS VINYARD
Submitter: Nancy ([email protected])
Date: 11 Jan 2000

Would anyone know who may have possession of old school photos? I am particularly interested in 1931-1945 Karber Ridge Elementary. I also would like to obtain a clear copy of the 1914 KRE that was published in the calendar put out by Hardin County Historical Society and distributed through the Hardin County Independent.

Surnames: SMITH BLACKMAN LAMBERT CONKLE FARTHING PURNELL BENNETT MARTIN DUNSTAN
Submitter: Suzzanne Wilson ([email protected])
Date: 07 Jan 2000
URL: http://www.salineco.com

I am looking for the families of Hugh Lambert, Bennett Berry Blackman, George, and Elizabeth Smith, and George and Sarah Smith. I am searching for the parents and grandparents of Bennett Henry Smith born in Somerset IL on Novemeber 13, 1874. His mother Elizabeth Blackman Smith passed away in February 1876. His father left and married a lady named Sarah Conkle and together they had two other children, named William L. Smith and Francis (Fannie) Smith. Fannie went on to marry A man by the last name of Reed. I'm sorry, I can't think of his first name right now.

Surnames: SMITH BLACKMAN LAMBERT
Submitter: Suzzanne Wilson ([email protected])
Date: 07 Jan 2000
URL: http://www.salineco.com

I am looking for the families of Hugh Lambert, Bennett Berry Blackman, George, and Elizabeth Smith, and George and Sarah Smith. I am searching for the parents and grandparents of Bennett Henry Smith born in Somerset IL on Novemeber 13, 1874. His mother Elizabeth Blackman Smith passed away in February 1876. His father left and married a lady named Sarah Conkle and together they had two other children, named William L. Smith and Francis (Fannie) Smith. Fannie went on to marry A man by the last name of Reed. I'm sorry, I can't think of his first name right now.

Surnames: ATHY
Submitter: Pat Gilcrest ([email protected])
Date: 04 Jan 2000

Thomas or Tommy Athy married to Jane ?? one known son Harvey C. Athy...I am looking for my gggggrandfathers point of origin I know Ireland..but thats all.



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