This page is devoted to birth information that has been researched by Dearborn County researchers. If you have a birth that you would like to contribute, please email me, John Minneman. Please list your source with it. Thank You!
The children of Josiah and Elvira Louisa (McMullen) Thompson were all born in Dearborn County, IN.
Watson Clark Thompson July 15, 1852
Mary Angeline Thompson July 24, 1855
Laura Bell Thompson January 30, 1858
Luther Morgan Thompson March 18, 1860
Daniel Elroy Thompson October 30, 1863.
Data taken from the Pension record #166.555 for Josiah Thompson who was a Private
in Co. C. 52nd Reg. Ind. Vols during the Civil War, and Widow Pension record #120.871 for his wife Elvira . Plus the word of mouth from their child Daniel Thompson, my (Earl Thompson's) great grandfather.
Thank You Earl Thompson !
William Robinson Woods was born on 5 Dec 1836 in Dearborn county Indiana. His parents were Joseph Woods and Elizabeth J. (surname unknown). He is the third great-grandfather of Adam Nilson. William and Sarah Elizabeth Brinton were married 13 Oct. 1859, (location unknown). They had a daughter named Maggie Melvina Woods who was born on 1 Sep. 1865. The source for this information was William Robinson Woods' obituary located in the Ollie, Iowa Observer, and a handwritten genealogy chart that belonged to Adam's grandmother.
Thank you Adam Nilson !