seeking parents of Laura COX, b 18 Nov 1811, d 4 May 1884, m
John SHAW 6 Jan 1833, Portage OH, and her b Loren Greenberry COX, b
22 Feb 1819, d 4 Aug 1915. Both Laura and Loren COX are on the 1860
Defiance Cen, and are b in Forest Home cem in Hicksville, OH. Loren
reported on cen that his f from MD and m from CN, Is there father
Robert COX? Any help with this family is appreciated, thank you.
I am trying to find some information on my great grandmother
Anna M. Bair. She was born about 1871 or 1872 in Portage County. I
would like to find out who her parents were and any other
information I can. I believe her mother's name was Emma and she came
from a faimily of eight girls.
Am searching for info on John Day of Va. and Ohio whose
granddaughter Mary Ann Day married Samuel Nix. possibly 1850's. Had
a son, john Day Nix who married Sarah Ann Lacey possibly 1870's. Had
2 daughters Maude Estelle (Essie) my grandmother b Aug 1880 St Louis
Mo.d 1967 Beaumont, Tx and Annie Mae b 1883 St Lous Mo d 1979?
Beaumont tx. Maude Estelle married James Henry Work b 1874 Toldeo
Ohio d 1947 Beaumont, Tx.
Mariah Gaylord was the adopted daughter of William Gaylord and
Lovina Shirtliff Gaylord. She was born in Ohio 1837. She was not in
their family in the in the 1840 census for Franklin Township, but
was in the 1850 census. Does anyone know who were her parents?
Mariah married William H. Colton of Rootstown.
Hi, Can anyone help me out with some township names? In 1830
census Joseph H. McCloughan lived in Springfield Twp. of Portage Co.
Then in 1840 he was listed in Coventry Twp. of Summit County (I know
that Summit was created in 1840). Also where is Suffield Twp.?
Thanks, Russ Case
Looking for information on William FORBES, b. ca 1800 PA, d. 12
Oct 1854. He married Ann Maria McCOMBS on 28 Nov 1823 in Ohio. Their
children were born in OH between 1824 and 1842. Some were born in
Ravenna, Portage Co., OH. These children include 2 sets of twins who
died young and Amelia, William Hazard Forbes(m. Abigail Louisa
Jasper), Robert Washington Forbes, Sarah Ann Forbes(m. Wm. Payne),
David Calvin Forbes, Benjamin Nelson Forbes(m. Francis Cathrine
Jessee), and Rebecca Maria Forbes(m. ? Netterfield). The last son
James Jackson Forbes was born in MO. in 1844.
Searching for info. on Roswell Bill and Mary Prichard family.
Children were Mary Jane Bill Keep, Andrew, Frederick, Louisa, John
Egbert, Henry, George, and Lucinda Matilda Bill Champlin. All lived
in Portage Co. 1850-1880.
HART family of Garrettsville, Portage Co., Oh. In 1927, a Mrs.
Abigail C. HART sent to the Commissioner of Pensions in Wash. D.C.
to receive a copy of the Rev. War. records for Sameul Solomon
DOTTER, my gggg grandfather. Happy to exchange info. Carol in FL.
Looking for Oliver Frost's parents. He was born in 1827 in NY
(?). He married Margaret Thompson the daughter of Asa Thompson and
Sally (Locke0 10-11-1848 in Portage County. Almost immediatly they
moved to Ottawa County, MI. There they ahd the follwing children.
George b. 1850; Alfred E. b. 1851; Arthur E. b. 1854; James M. b.
1857 and Emma E. b. 1861. At the time of his wife's death the
children lived in the following places. George , Kalamazoo County,
MI(md Allie Stage, dau. of Nicholaus Stage and Julia Post); Alfred,
Minnesota, Arthur Idaho; James, Washington State; Emma, Idaho. I am
not sure if Emma was married, no mention is made of a spouse. I am
trying to find Olivers parents. I have traced Margaret Thompson's
line through her father and mother. I am willing to share anything I
have on the Locke, Thompson and Frost lines. Please contact me if
you can help with Oliver Frost's parents. Thanks, Leona