Hardin County 1999 Queries — January through June
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Surnames: MOORBY STACEY
Submitter: Susan MOORBY ([email protected])
Date: 28 Jun 1999

Any imformation containing the name of MOORBY Thank you, Susan


Surnames: TALBERT HALE
Submitter: Mel Hale ([email protected])
Date: 27 Jun 1999

Looking for any information on Mary Talbert, Maiden name Hale Daughter of James Washington Hale.

Surnames: ROSE
Submitter: Ronetta Colvin ([email protected])
Date: 26 Jun 1999

I'm looking for information on MARGARET JANE ROSE. She was born in Hardin County on May 10, 1848. She is my husband's great-great grandmother and we are confused as to who her parents were. Our family records aren't clear on this. Thank you.

Surnames: BOHN
Submitter: Gary Bohn ([email protected])
Date: 25 Jun 1999

I am trying to track down a very distant cousin, William (Billie) Bohn, Jr. His wife's name was Ada (maiden name unknown). Both were on the Athenia when it was torpedoed on 4 Sep 1939. Both survived. Report in the New York Times listed them as being from Elizabethtown IL. Any information appreciated.

Surnames: BLANK STACEY
Submitter: gayle voss ([email protected])
Date: 24 Jun 1999

searching for information on my ancesters BLANK, Emmett Adrain b. 13 OCT 1906, Eagle Valley, Baker, Oregon d. 17 FEB 1969, Baker, Baker, Oregon m. 26 mar 1928, Weiser, Washington, Idaho STACEY, Alice Lucinda b. 9 DEC 1910, Chico, Butte, California d. 31 DEC 1992, Baker, Baker, Oregon both buried in Richland, Baker, Oregon

Surnames: SUTTON WATERS
Submitter: Nancy ([email protected])
Date: 17 Jun 1999

Can anyone help me with the Sutton family? I have Garland Waters married Margret Sutton and his brother William Noble Waters married Sally Sutton. Both brothers are from KY originally and moved to Hardin County. I am trying to determine if these women were sisters and also if William & Sally had any children or if they even remained in the area.

Surnames: BRUNEMEIER BRUNNEMEYER BRUNNENMEYER
Submitter: Marmie Apsley ([email protected])
Date: 16 Jun 1999

Are naturalizations records kept in the county? What is the address I need to contact? I am interested in the record of Christian BRUNEMEIER, a German immigrant naturalized on 28 Sept. 1883. The soundex card indicated it is on page 146 of volume two.

Surnames: DEMOTT HOWARD EASON
Submitter: charles cody eason ([email protected])
Date: 15 Jun 1999

family tree

Surnames: STACEY MCWHIRTER STACY
Submitter: JESSE MCWHIRTER ([email protected])
Date: 12 Jun 1999

STACEYI am searching for information on Isabella STACEY/STACY who married Alexander M. MCWHIRTER in 1850 both were listed on the 1850 Livingston county Kentucky census Isabella STACEY was 18 years old at this time. I was told her farther could be Britton STACEY who came from Jackson county Tennessee.

Surnames: PENNELL LANE MATHEWS WINTERS
Submitter: L. Davis ([email protected])
Date: 11 Jun 1999

I need information on the following family's.
Submitter: Dorothy Powell ([email protected])
Date: 04 Jun 1999

Seeking information on JENNINGS family that are known to have been in Cave-in-Rock, IL in Aug 1889 when my father was born there. His parents/ names were G. JENNINGS and Alice Stubbs JENNINGS and they had 4 boys, Edward, Oliver, Tom, Doyle. G. JENNINGS was the son of George Washington and Sarah Marks JENNINGS in Dyer Co TN and had two sisters, Lucy Susan Watts JENNINGS and Mary Frances (called Patty) JENNINGS, and a brother, John JENNINGS. If anyone knows anything of these families, please contact me by e-mail [email protected] Any help would be greatly appreciated. Dorothy Powell

Surnames: RITTENHOUSE
Submitter: MARY THEVE ([email protected])
Date: 04 Jun 1999
URL: http://www.familysearch.com

I'm looking for informatiom on STEPHEN WOOD RITTENHOUSE

Surnames: HAWK CURRY
Submitter: Barbara Curry Bourland ([email protected])
Date: 02 Jun 1999

Seeking info on the family of SAMUEL HAWK b abt 1812 PA 1850 census Hardin Co IL shows wife and five daughters, older three b OH two youngest b IL Third daug marries JOHN A CURRY 1855 in Hardin Co IL 1860 Census no SAMUEL HAWK does list wife Elizabeth as WORK wd and the two older daughters as ALLEN and LONG both wd. Allice HAWK age 12 Izora Hawk age 10

Surnames: HILL LAVENDER GOBEL
Submitter: joan vasquez ([email protected])
Date: 31 May 1999

I would like to find ancestors of Tressie Lee Gobel. Born Sept. 29, 1901 in Cave-in Rock Il. My e-mail is [email protected] Thank you

Surnames: HOBBS HUFSEY'S PRICE'S
Submitter: FREDA HOBBS TOFSRUD ([email protected])
Date: 31 May 1999

HOBBS/HUFSEY/PRICE REUNION Don't forget that on Sunday June 13, 1999 we are having the Annual Reunion for the Hobbs/Hufsey's/ and Price's in Cave-In-Rock, Illinois at the Hall! We want to see you all there this year now that we have an ealier Reunion Date !!! See you all there, & we can have a Great Time !!!

Submitter: kathy mcdowell ([email protected])
Date: 29 May 1999

looking for parents of alexander gentry,sr. alex sr is the father of alex jr and john, both born in hardin co in 1860s.

Surnames: CASAD
Submitter: NAOMI NABORS ([email protected])
Date: 28 May 1999

I am looking for ancestors of Bertha I Casad born December 27, 1882 in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Illinois.

Surnames: DAVIS FISHER
Submitter: Daryl S. Moss ([email protected])
Date: 26 May 1999

Looking for info on my grandfather, Samuel Grant Davis, son of Abner Davis. Samuel born in Oct.30, 1867,Oskaloosa, Iowa. Would appreciate any info.

Surnames: HENSON BROOKS
Submitter: Donald Henson ([email protected])
Date: 25 May 1999

Hello, I am researching my great-grandfather: William Sire Henson, born 05/19/1855 in Casey or Pulaski County, Ky. William died on 02/19/1929 in Hardin County, Il and is buried in the Dixon Cemetery (Old Stone Church), Roseclare, IL. He married a Mary Brooks, born 1854 in Indiana, Ireland?. Their son Otto, born 1887, in Hardin County is my grandfather. Any information you are able to share is appreciated. I am especially interested in information on Mary Brooks. Thank you

Surnames: CARLISLE HICKS LAVENDER
Submitter: Amanda Trill ([email protected])
Date: 24 May 1999
URL: http://members.aol.com/trillntn/page/index.htm

My great-great grandfather, James CARLISLE, is buried in Pell Cemetery, with his wife, E.J. HICKS. James was a private in the Civil War. He was born in Tennessee, around 1843, and died in Rosiclare, on April 30, 1905. His father was John G. Carlisle. EJ's parents are believed to have been William Hines HICKS and Elizabeth LAVENDER. Any information on these families would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance!

Surnames: SADLER OSMAN
Submitter: Patty ([email protected])
Date: 24 May 1999

I'm looking for info on Mary Sadler(born May 7, 1879 in Hardin County) parents Samuel & Gertrude(Osman) Sadler.

Surnames: TALBERT HALE
Submitter: Melvin E. Hale ([email protected])
Date: 23 May 1999

Searching for information on Mary Talbert of Hardin County Her father was James Washinton Hale

Surnames: STACEY RANSHAW
Submitter: Russ Ranshaw ([email protected])
Date: 19 May 1999

I got to this site via a search on www.familysearch.org in which I posed the following information: Robert STACEY Mother: Sarah STACEY I believe Robert to be the father of George STACEY who settled in the Cincinnati, Ohio, area around 1851. Sarah STACEY is my 2g-grandmother. She married William RANSHAW in England. George was born in England, and lived with William and/or Sarah at least part of his life. I don't know what connection this has to Hardin County. Indeed, I don't know where Hardin County is located! Any help you might be able to shed will be appreciated.

Surnames: ADAMS
Submitter: John Cole ([email protected])
Date: 17 May 1999

I was wondering if anyone knows knows who the caretaker of the Adams Cemetary in Hardin County is and how to contact them? John Cole

Surnames: BURTON CREAMER WINTERS BULLOCK BELL BYBEE
Submitter: Jack Burton ([email protected])
Date: 15 May 1999

I am researching the Burton and Palmer surnames. My father was Troy Burton and his father was John Alen Burton. I believe John Alen Burton's father was Willis Burton and Willis Burton's father was Frank Burton. From Census reports I found that Frank Burton listed a son named Willis at proper age and Willis Burton lists a son named John (Johnnie) at proper age. John Alen married Hattie Bell Creamer and Willis Burton married Molly Winters. Frank Burton's wife is shown as Elizabeth (Lizzi). The Burtons lived in Hardin County. Is any one familiar with this line of Burton and if so can you provide some facts to firm up the census information collected?

Surnames: TURNER HUBBS HOBBS
Submitter: Martha McMunn ([email protected])
Date: 09 May 1999

Searching for information on Ethel Pauline HOBBS, whose birth is recorded in Pulaski Co., IL as being born 12 Apr 1905 to Marion and Louisa HOBBS who were both born in Elizabethtown, IL. I have reason to believe this record is incorrect as to birthdate and parents. In 1950's Ethel lived in Indiana; doubtful if she is still living, but perhaps a descendant is looking for info. Louisa HUBBS TURNER HOBBS is my g. grandmother who died in 1942at Mounds, Pulaski Co., IL. Please contact me.

Surnames: FINCH PHILLIPS
Submitter: Patrick Swift ([email protected])
Date: 08 May 1999

Looking for information on one Martha S.FINCH. Believe she was from Marion and married one John Walker PHILLIPS from Crittenden County, Ky. Both lived in Bells Mines area along the Ohio river.

Surnames: CLARY SUMMERS SHARP JASPER
Submitter: Lisa Dunlevie ([email protected])
Date: 04 May 1999

Looking for info on my great grandfather John Clary who was murdered about 1907. Believe they lived in Elizabethtown part of his marriage to Effie Summers, then Saline Co. Effie then married Charles Clary (distant cousin). I've no info on him. Other greatgrandmother was Jennie Jasper who married Morris Sharp. No info on either of them. Thanks in advance for any help.

Surnames: OXFORD MATTHEWS MILES MCPHERSON ABBOTT
Submitter: Valerie Phillips Gildehaus ([email protected])
Date: 02 May 1999
URL: http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/g/i/l/Valerie-P-Gildehaus/

MATHEWS-McPHERSON-MILES-OXFORD Would like to hear from anyone interested in the family of John Wesley Miles (1847-1925). He married 1st 1867 Arabella MATTHEWS, daughter of George Matthews and step-daughter of Thomas McPHERSON, Arabella married 2nd 1873 Samuel C. OXFORD, married 3rd 1884 in Gallatin County William W. ABBOTT. John married 2nd in 1873 Alsa Jane GUSTIN (former wife of Samuel C. OXFORD) John married 3rd in 1913 Nancy Jane GARLAND who was previously married to John COOK, Frank FOREMAN, and William FARMER. (Note: E-mail change from previous query.)

Surnames: OXFORD GREER GUSTIN LYONS
Submitter: Valerie Phillips Gildehaus ([email protected])
Date: 02 May 1999
URL: http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/g/i/l/Valerie-P-Gildehaus/

OXFORD-GREER-GUSTIN-LYONS Would like to hear from anyone interested in these Hardin County families. My gr.gr. grandfather was Samuel C. OXFORD (1847-1928) son of James and Sarah (GREER) OXFORD. Samuel married 1st Elsa Jane GUSTIN (1844-1913) daughter of Amassa and Eleanor (LYONS) GUSTIN. Elsa married 2nd John Wesley MILES (1847-1925). Eleanor married 2nd Doctor Jackson LEDBETTER. (1815-1896). (Note: E-mail change from previous query.)

Surnames: THACKER BELT
Submitter: Janet Johnston ([email protected])
Date: 29 Apr 1999

Searching for information on Anthony Aaron Thacker Thomas Thacker,his son,and Erva Leona Belt, wife of Thomas. Any other Thacker or Belt info is also appreciated.

Surnames: HESS BRAMLETT
Submitter: Greg Hess ([email protected])
Date: 28 Apr 1999

Looking for the David Hess family. He was married to Clarinda BRAMLETT. one of their sons was John D Hess my grandfather. Born in 1886. They had a farm near Cave-in-Rock

Surnames: SMOCK
Submitter: Robert Smock ([email protected])
Date: 27 Apr 1999

C. SMOCK and family appeared on the 1810 census of then Randolph Co. as living in the Cave-In-Rock area. Request anyone having knowledge of First name of C. SMOCK respond. (Response was received 4/26/99 from Mr. Gary Suits. Response contained a download file, file contained the Happy 99 Worm Virus, and was destroyed.) Mr. Suits, if you are out there and the response was valid, pls resubmit.Thanks, Best Regards Robert Smock [email protected]

Surnames: SMOCK
Submitter: Robert Smock ([email protected])
Date: 26 Apr 1999

Looking for info on the following individual who appears on the 1810 Hardin Co. census: C. Smock Request anyone who can illuminate what the first name of this individual is, please contact me. Thanks Bob Smock

Surnames: YARBER BELCHER GREZ
Submitter: Denise Johnson-Koos ([email protected])
Date: 23 Apr 1999

Any information on Zebulon or John Yarber And Mary Grez-Yarber. Also Wm Harrison Belcher.

Surnames: DECKER HURFORD GROSS PATRICK TOLBERT GULLETT HOLBROOK YOUNG LASSITER
Submitter: KAREN DECKER WEIR ([email protected])
Date: 19 Apr 1999

JOHN ROBERTSON DECKER, son of Asa C. Decker and Lydia PATRICK Elizabethtown Ill. m. SUSAN HOLBROOK. Children lydia YOUNG, Gordon Decker, John Jr. Asa of Sparks Hill, Myrte TOLBERT C.C. DECKER and Goldie Hurford. Sisters Lydia Gross, Malissa Lassiter, Florence Gullett,Elizabeth? , Mary (may) Catt. Brothers Asa C Jr. Job Decker .Any information on the following family anscestors appreciated. Karen Weir

Surnames: KELLEY HARDEN COX SMITH STRONG MCMANNIS
Submitter: ANNA MCMANNIS ([email protected])
Date: 17 Apr 1999
URL: http://www.myfamily.com

IAM LOOKING FOR ANYTHING THERE IS TO NO ABOUT GERALD KELLEY FROM MELROSE PARK ILL

Surnames: LOWRY
Submitter: wanda reed ([email protected])
Date: 16 Apr 1999

Could someone tell me the maiden name of Elizabeth Ann LOWRY, the wife of James LOWRY, the editor of the Gazette?

Surnames: TATE
Submitter: Sharon Tate ([email protected])
Date: 12 Apr 1999

I am trying to find information on a John Tate and family. John Tate helped to open some mines in Hardin Co., Illinois in the 1800's. Have been told that he was at one time in the Battery Rock Mines area. He was a well known coal miner in Illinois and in Kentucky as well in the Union Co., Area. If anyone can be of help, would like to hear from you, as I have a brick wall and a steel wall with this man. Sharon

Surnames: CARMAN CONRAD
Submitter: Randy Kincaid ([email protected])
Date: 10 Apr 1999

Seeking family/descendants of Brown CARMAN and Dessie CONRAD (born about 1900). My aunt says that Dessie CONRAD CARMAN had in her possession photo of my great-grandmother Martha Jane "Mattie" ROSE McMURPHY and no other photo is known to have existed. Would like to locate and copy.

Surnames: LANE, JAMES ALLEN
Submitter: Robert L. Lane (blane @intranet.net)
Date: 09 Apr 1999

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: SMITH DUNCAN WHITE
Submitter: Michelle Moore ([email protected])
Date: 05 Apr 1999

I am looking for any information on my grandfather and great grandparents. My granfather was Robert John Henry Smith who was born in Elizabethtown, IL December 24, 1902 to John and Annie (Duncan) Smith. Robert had two sisters, Mary and Hazel, aand one step-sister, Reva White of Elizabethtown, IL. Any information on any of these people would be appreciated.

Surnames: BROWNING HOOVEN OXFORD
Submitter: browning ([email protected])
Date: 29 Mar 1999

researching browning and hooven, also oxford and related families in hardin co. il

Surnames: BROWNING HOOVEN
Submitter: jim browning ([email protected])
Date: 28 Mar 1999

searching for info on ancestors of sherman browning and george hooven

Surnames: VERDNA AUSTIN
Submitter: tammy oxford ([email protected])
Date: 28 Mar 1999

cave in rock town history

Surnames: HAUPE PARKER
Submitter: David Gerard ([email protected])
Date: 23 Mar 1999

I am seeking information on Florence Ruth HAUPE and her ancestors. She was born 7 October 1849 in Hardin County, IL. She married J. Allech PARKER 1 January 1867 in Williamson County. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank You! David Gerard email- [email protected]

Surnames: PARROTT
Submitter: Ken Bartlett ([email protected])
Date: 22 Mar 1999

I am looking for information on Jacob PARROTT, the 1st person ever awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. I know that he entered the Ohio Infantry in Hardin County back at the time of the Civil War.

Surnames: COOK
Submitter: Terry Cook ([email protected])
Date: 20 Mar 1999

I am looking for any info on GEORGE WASHINGTON COOK,b Feb 22,1855 to John? and Kisiah? COOK. He is shown in 1860 Census living with the family of Elizabeth Lynn. Any info appreciated.

Surnames: WALLACE NELSON NORMAN
Submitter: CHRISSY ([email protected])
Date: 19 Mar 1999

I need to know if there is any one out there related to this line: James W. Wallace b:1830 ILL. d: ? married to Sarah A. Unknown b:1830 ILL. Only know of one child , James Wallace b: 3-2-1854, d:10-23-1914 Wallace Hill Cemetery , married (12-27-1873) to Harriet Ann Nelson b:3-4-1860 d:6-18-1923 buried in Wallace Hill Cemetery, Again only know of one child , Dora S. Wallace b:1-13-1975 Pope Co.,ILL. d:10-2-1954 Harrisburg,ILL. married (5-14-1899) to John Howard Norman b:9-28-1877 Harrisburg, ILL. d:2-1-1942 Herod, ILL. children (only listing one ) Minnie Pearl Norman b:10-23-1901 Saline Co.,ILL. d:11-15-1977 Goodrich, Michigan. married (9-24-1919) to Earl Dunn b:2-1-1899 Saline Co.,ILL. d: 8-5-1987 Oxford, Michigan.They had 11 children , one of them being my father. THANK-YOU!!!!!!!!!!!CHRISSY

Surnames: DIEU FRIAND DEU FRIEND DEFRIEND DUFRIEND
Submitter: Judith {DeuFriend}Bone ([email protected])
Date: 19 Mar 1999

I am looking for iformation on the DieuFriand/ I think this is how the surname was spell in France. In the USA it became DEUFRIEND/DEFRIEND/ DUFRIEND/The only name I have is:Hilbert/Helbert Roy Dufriend born in Cave In Rock 1891/1892. I am looking for his parents names? He father died where HIlbert was young and his mother remarried?To whom I don,t know? And she also died before he was rasied Hlbert moved west before he was an adult.That about all I know? Any information on Dufriend surname in the Hardin Co, area would be appreciated I did put the spelling serveral ways ,because I have found the spelling all these ways and more. Please reply at my EMail {[email protected] }Thank you Judy

Surnames: GREER
Submitter: Bertie G O'Quin ([email protected])
Date: 11 Mar 1999

Berry (Green Berry or Greenberry) GREER was born about 1807 in Tennessee; married Catherine Meyers in Tennessee. He died in Hardin County, Illinois about 1850. Am looking for names of children and any info on Berry. Thanks Bertie G. O'Quin

Surnames: LANIER TAYLOR PATTON
Submitter: Earlene Herrin Lane ([email protected])
Date: 07 Mar 1999
URL: http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ridge/4001

Ben LANIER & Daughter Clara Lanier Taylor who married William D. TAYLOR in Hardin County. Children were Elsie Taylor Herrin, Churchill Taylor, Della Taylor, Thomas Taylor. Also looking for ancestors of Hiram PATTON

Surnames: HOCKERSMITH/SMITH LUCAS TAYLOR
Submitter: Shirlie, Geo.Chaney ([email protected])
Date: 01 Mar 1999

Searching for Edw. Lee Hockersmith who mar. Martha Elizabeth Lucas in 1857 in Daviess Co., Ky. Was known to be a commercial fisherman working between Posey Co., Ind., Gallatin and Hardin Co.,Ill. and Henderson and Daviess in Ky. Their child was William H. Hockersmith who married Nannie Taylor in Mt. Vernon, Ind. Nannie was only daughter of George and Elizabeth Ingram Taylor of Hardin Co. Shirlie and George Chaney

Surnames: KING CASH
Submitter: Linda James ([email protected])
Date: 26 Feb 1999

Looking for the parents of ROBERT W. KING-ROBERT was born around 1850. He is buried in your county as far as I know. He was married to MARY CASH.Any info. greatly appreciated.

Surnames: TAYLOR DUTTON INGRAM VENABLE
Submitter: Shirlie R. Chaney ([email protected])
Date: 26 Feb 1999

TAYLOR, INGRAM, VENABLE, DUTTON Looking for descendants of any of the above who lived in Hardin County near Sparks Hill and also near Shawneetown in Gallatin Co. George W. Taylor and Elizabeth Ingram Taylor had one child, Nannie born in 1868. Nannie Taylor is my grandmother. Elizabeth's brother G. W. Ingram married Martha Dutton. There should be some descendants of these families. Thanks. Email is [email protected]

Surnames: CARPER
Submitter: David Carper ([email protected])
Date: 22 Feb 1999

Looking for any info on Tom Wilbur CARPER, b:Feb 18, 1860; probably in Hardin County (not sure). Any info appreciated. David Carper

Surnames: PRICE HUFSEY FRAILEY
Submitter: Terry Price ([email protected])
Date: 20 Feb 1999

I am looking for information on the Price family in Hardin county. As I know hardly anything, any information will be helpfull. My Father was Kenneth Ervin Price, Son of Jeff and Hester Price.

Surnames: RICKETTS SHERIDAN RAYLES DOUGLAS WILSON
Submitter: Dorothy Sheridan-Bittmann ([email protected])
Date: 19 Feb 1999
URL: http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/s/h/e/Dorothy-I-Sheridanbittmann

I am looking for any information for James Sheridan. He is my direct line. Our family has been married and buried here in Hardin County and I was wondering if there were any records of James' parents and siblings. I would also like any information on Pheobe Ricketts and her family. Her mother was Susannah Douglas and father was James Ricketts. Mother's parents were Robert Wilson and Mary Douglas.

Surnames: BLISS PAGE COWSERT BAINES TROUTMAN
Submitter: Rita Holtz ([email protected])
Date: 15 Feb 1999

BLISS Looking for information on BLISS family. Patrick Raleigh BLISS found in Rosiclare Precinct in 1860. Married to Ann PAGE. Their children: John Wesley BLISS b. 1853 and Ann BLISS b ca 1854. Patrick Raleigh BLISS married second to Margaret TROUTMAN. Their children: Helen Gertrude BLISS b ca 1858 and James Troutman BLISS b 1862. Also looking for information on Maria J. BLISS b ca 1842 IL. Reported in 1860 census to be residing with Patrick BLISS family at Rosiclare. John Wesley BLISS m. Eveline COWSERT 1st. Their children: Helen Gertrude, Adelia Josephine, and Richard Patrick. John Wesley BLISS m. 2nd Julia Ellen BAINES. Their children: Marguerite Elaine, John William, and James Edward. My information is that a number of the BLISS family is buried at "Troutman Hill" near Rosiclare. Is this a family plot or part of a larger cemetery. Any help would be very much appreciated. Thanks so much.

Surnames: SHERIDAN STARKEY RAYLES BELLOW RICKETTE
Submitter: Dorothy Sheridan-Bittmann ([email protected])
Date: 14 Feb 1999
URL: http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/s/h/e/Dorothy-I-Sheridanbittmann

I am trying to find information on my ggggGrandfather, James Sheridan. I have all of the information down the line except for him. Does anyone have his wife's name and other children he may have had besides my gggGrandfather, Isaac. Please write me and visit my family tree on line and let me know if there are any connections. Thanks

Surnames: PHILADELPHIA CHURCH
Submitter: Nancy Marti ([email protected])
Date: 14 Feb 1999

Does anyone know if there have been any records for the Philadelphia Church transcribed. Also, does anyone know of the "Sons of ????" church? I have heard this mentioned in family history discussions but no one remembers the full name.

Surnames: VINYARD THACKER NEE-MOORE HALL
Submitter: Jackie Vinyard ([email protected])
Date: 13 Feb 1999

Begins with GEORGE VINYARD (nothing else) His son was: James H. Vinyard b. June 10 1854 m. Caroline Nee-Moore b. June 25 1856 children: Fred D. b. 1877 Lueller Ann b. 1879

Surnames: LAMB
Submitter: Sue Bergandine ([email protected])
Date: 10 Feb 1999

Need date of death & place of burial for William LAMB (b-abt1797 & d-bet1860-1879) [email protected], KY - Susanna (b-abt1809 & d-aft1880), listed in 1840-1880 Hardin Co. Census.

Surnames: KELLER LAMB
Submitter: Sue Bergandine ([email protected])
Date: 10 Feb 1999

Need date of death & place of burial for Christopher KELLER (b-abt1808) & m-abt1850 Sara Manerva LAMB (b-abt1829 & d-abt1905, buried Hobbs Cemetaray, Hardin Co., IL) & also exact date & place of marriage.

Surnames: MULL JOINER LAMPERT PRICE CHRISTIANSON FRAILY WINTERS
Submitter: Liesa Mull ROBARGE ([email protected])
Date: 06 Feb 1999

I am looking for any information on the surnames listed. I know that the family was mostly locted in the Indian (Warwick Co.,and New Albany), Illinois (Harrisburg, Shawneetown, Cave-in-Rock, and East St. Louis), and Missory (no specific data) areas. With some family coming from W. Virginia, and possibly NY.

Surnames: LANE FLETCHER LYNN BLAKLEY PRICE HALL
Submitter: Michelle Heathcott ([email protected])
Date: 29 Jan 1999

Seeking any info.Horatio(Race)Gates Lane who moved with his wife Mary Louisa to Cave-in-Rock in Hardin Co. sometime around the 1870's. Any info. on his son John Adrain Lane-my grand- father-would be appreciated. Other names I would like to find info. on are Blakley,Fletcher,Lynn,Price & Hall all of which are direct family names and are from the Cave- in-Rock & Elizabeth Area.

Surnames: GUILL BLUFORD BYRD
Submitter: Kenneth B. Guill ([email protected])
Date: 28 Jan 1999
URL: http://www.genforum.com/guill/

Does anyone know the BLUFORD family mentioned below? HOWELL, John W. born about 1810 in VA, married to Mary Hill, widow of Thomas Lillard in Livingston Co, KY in 1852. Found in Hardin Co, IL 1860 census. Children, George W., James BLUFORD, John W. and others.

Surnames: WATTERS BLACK BRINKLY REINER MARTIN VINYARD
Submitter: Nancy Marti ([email protected])
Date: 13 Jan 1999

I am searching for information on William Watters and Mary Black Watters. They are my great-grandparents. I know they lived in the area (maybe near Karbers Ridge) in the early 1900's. They had six children: John who married Myrtle Vinyard (my grandparents) Joe who married Della Brinkly (sp?) William "Buddy" Ezra Frank who married Ida (LKU). He served as a minister in the Karbers Ridge area and lived next door to a grade school on the main road into the ridge. Eva who married Bluford Reiner (sp?) Ida who married Stanley Martin. Any information available would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!

Surnames: FAIRCHILD PIERCE BIXBY BARNARD DAVIS CASSINGER GIBBS NEWBERRY KAYS
Submitter: Joyce Willhoit ([email protected])
Date: 13 Jan 1999

I am researching the descendents of Christopher HOBBS b. abt 1776 NC/VA; d. after 1860 Rock Creek Precinct, Hardin Co. Christopher m. (1) Mary ?. They had six children, possibly more. (1) Issaac (1801-1845) m. Anna Catherine PIERCE. After his death, Anna m. Esen BIXBY (BIGSLY). (2) Polly (1805-1869) m. Allen Andrew BARNARD. (3) Archibald HOBBS (1811-bef. 1860) m. Julia Ann DAVIS. (4) William Christopher HOBBS (1812-1835) m. Elizabeth CASSINGER in 1830, m. Temperance GIBBS. (5) Martha HOBBS (1814-1849). (5) Jacob HOBBS (1816-d. aft. 1880) m. Mary Ann NEWBERRY. He later m. Rebecca KAYS. An infant daughter d. 1818. Christopher m. (2) Matilda FAIRCHILD. They had two daughters: Elizabeth and Nelly. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

Surnames: HOBBS HUFSEY
Submitter: Freda HOBBS Tofsrud ([email protected])
Date: 01 Jan 1999

Happy New Year Everyone: I'm still researching the HOBBS Family, especially in Hardin Co., Ill. ! I was born in Cave-In-Rock, Ill., & many of my Ancestors are buried there, including my 3rd. Grt. Grandfather Christopher Hobbs, his 2nd. born son Isaac Hobbs, Isaac's wife Anna Bixby Pierce Hobbs, etc. ! I sure would like to find out more Data about Christopher's Father, & the name of the Boat that Isaac was Captain of,( 1830-1845 ), & anything else ! We have the Family Reunion moved up this Year to the 2nd. Week-End in June in Cave-In-Rock! It'll be the Hufsey/Hobbs/Price Reunion, be sure to come ! I was born in Blind Holler on Tucker Hill ! Sincerely, Freda Hobbs Tofsrud



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