I am looking for Harry Henry HATHAWAY, born 1/19/1887 in
Binghamton, New York I believe. He was committed to a State Mental
Hospital, I do not have the name but it should be near the Ravenna,
Freedom area. I believe that he died there probably the early
1950's. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I would like to
locate his death record. I am also looking for death records for my
great-grandparents. Carrie Louise Corson CHALKER, born l/9/1865 and
died at Freedom, OH 10/7/1939. Charles W. CHALKER, his middle name
may be Warren - this is all I know about him.
I am looking for information regarding my gr-gr-grandmother Mary
Belle HUSTON and her husbands Emanuel BAER and later, John SIMPSON.
MBHuston is said to have been born @ 1848. She died Feb. 13, 1937 in
Knox County. Her marriages were probally in Portage County. Can you
offer any assistance to learn more about her history?
PARKER Looking for family of Jane PARKER, born about 1807 in PA.
Jane was married on 6 May 1830 in Portage Co., OH to Liverton VIERS.
Liverton was born 22 Nov 1806 in Jefferson Co., OH. I have
inofrmation on the VIERS family, but nothing on this PARKER family.
Seek parents for Darwin Carlos LYMAN, b. abt. 1814 NY; mar. 1st
in 1833 Hocking Co., OH to Lydia YOUNG. He mar. 2nd 1847 Fairfield
Co. to Lucinda JONES. Known children by 1st mar. Mary, Horatio
Gates, Hester, Sophronia and John. Darwin and Lucinda last found in
Scioto Co. in 1850. What became of them??
PEARSON, YOUNG, KEEN, ROSS John J. PEARSON m. Margaret YOUNG in
PA, John d. in Portage Co., OH, Margaret died in Ohio, county
unknown. Brother of John, Ebenezer "Eben" PEARSON m. Nancy KEEN in
Allegheny Co., PA, had farm in Edinburgh, Portage, Ohio. John and
Margaret's son, John Young PEARSON m. 1855 in Portage Co., Ohio to
Cynthia ROSS, daughter of Azariah ROSS and Polly CHITTENDEN. I am
looking for ancestors and descendants.
PEARSON Searching for the Bible of Ebenezer Pearson, of
Edinburgh, Portage, Ohio, which, in a transcript is listed as
partial-the Bible, or the transcript? Please help me find this
Bible. Eben is in my ancestry, and if this is a partial transcript,
I would like to see the rest of it. Thank you.
I am interested in corresponding with anyone having links to the
James CARTER (1773-1850) with wife Elizabeth (1782-1853) 12
children. Their dau. Saray (Sally) B-1813 was my 2nd Gr Grandmother.
She md Jacob Abraham LEONARD (1810-1855) Need his ancestory. further
info on both families. Emma Jean Smith
PEARSON, Ebenezer or others in the Edinburg area of Portage Co,
1840's. Seeking the family members and any genealogical infor that
will help me trace this line He is descendant from John Pearson,
Deacon of Essex County Mass. Can connect him to his parents. Trying
to connect my Pearson ancestor to this same line. Any help greatly
appreciated and will share what I know re: Deacon John's line and my
claim to it.Thank for all the help!!!!
seeking anything on a Anna VAN-VALKEFERT spouse of Samuel J.
CULP of Nelson Township, Death Certificate shows her as a spouse,
preceeding him in Death. The family has never heard of this woman.
Samuel died 07-09-1942. thanks for all the help.
HUNT, DEMING Looking for ancestors of William S. HUNT born New
York about 1814, married Lovisa DEMING January 18, 1836 in Portage
County. Lovisa born about 1817 in Mass. Mary Emaline HUNT, daughter
of William and Lovisa married William H WARD. Any help would be
Any information on Sebastian and Rosalia CANTALAY. We are not
sure of surname spelling but should be very similar. They were
living in Ravenna and had a ranch. We think Rosalia died in 1918 and
Sebastian in 1937.
Need parents of Thomas Edward BEST b. 1762 Northern Ireland.
Died and buried Deerfield, Portage Co., Ohio Married Eleanor MCLARTY
(when? where?). Rev. vet buried Deerfield Cemetery. Had children:
John married Sarah BORTON; Jane married William PATCH; Nancy married
Richard HUTSON; Sally marriedJames RAMSEY; Ibby married Roswell
COLTON; Clara died Pike Co.;Thomas Edward married (1)Hannah P.
JONES, (2) Emily JONES.Wouldlike to correspond with any descendants.
Will share. Have much on surname BEST
JONES, ISGRIG, WEBB Amos Smith ISGRIG married Mary Ann JONES on
25 July 1859 in Edinburg, Portage Co. Ohio. Her parents were Thomas
JONES, Jr, born 11 June 1805 in Ellsworth, Trumbull Co. Ohio, and
Rachel WEBB, born 7 February 1808 in Salem, Columbiana Co. Ohio.
Three sons were born in Ravenna, Portage Co. Ohio; William John
ISGRIG (b.4 June 1862), Harry Thomas ISGRIG (b.25 Sept 1865) and
Frank R. ISGRIG (b.27 Nov 1873 d. 28 Nov 1873)
I'm not sure where to find this. My gr. gr. grandfather, John
Young PEARSON, of Edinburgh, Portage, Ohio, worked in Washington, DC
during the Civil War, on the railroad, I think. There is no pension
for him, but I would think there would be an enlistment paper. He
was 41 years old in 1863. I know the enlistment paper won't tell me
much, but it will help document his life. Thanks
Rev. Henry SHEWELL (aka: SEWELL,SCHEWELL) b NJ Methodist Circuit
Rider in Portage Co., md 1790 Warren Co.NJ Mercy HAZEN.
issue:Margaret E. md Samuel REDFIELD, Silena md Peleg REDFIELD,
William md Lydia BALDWIN, James md Mary L.CHAPMAN Henry Farmer md
Irene CHAPMAN, Polly md William JEROME Looking info on Henry's
parents by 1765 NJ. will exchange all descendants in file. Thanks
Henry suposedly had a brother living in Green Co., Pa.?????
Seeking info on the ancestry of my ggg grandfather, Joshua
WOODARD, b. 10 Dec. 1779 in Connecticut, d. 10 Dec. 1854, in
Franklin Mills, Portage County. Wife Rebecca WOODEN of Newburgh, NY.
Also info. on Jane MORSE, wife of William WOODARD (Joshua Woodard's
son) b. 1817.