Delaware County, Indiana

Posted Queries for July 1998

YOCKEY posted by Marita BREWER-LEE on Tuesday, July 7, 1998

Abraham and Peter YOCKEY families moved to Delaware and Randolph counties from Wayne Co. Ohio in abt. 1840.Abraham Yockey reared a large family in Delaware Co.and died there. Seeking ancestry of Abraham and Peter YOCKEY.

NATION, THOMPSON posted by Darlene BURKE on Tuesday, July 7, 1998

I am looking for information on Enoch NATION b18-09-1804 in TN, his wife Sophia THOMPSON B16-05-1807 VA. They had 13 children first two born in Henry County and other 11 born in Delaware County. Children's names are Sampson, David A. (married Carry) Mary, William, Susannah, Celia Ann, James W., Rhoda, Emily, Seth, Enoch (died on the Sultana April 27, 1845) Charles and Sarah. Any information welcome.

DORSEY, UNDERWOOD, VEST posted by Diane Jordan JONES on Tuesday, July 7, 1998

I am seeking information on a Margaret VEST, who may have been the daughter of Bruce and Ethel DORSEY VEST, who resided in Delaware County. I have a picture with Margaret included, taken in 1938, and she appears to be around 18 years old. She might have been married to Charles UNDERWOOD.

SLATERLY posted by C NEMECEK on Tuesday, July 7, 1998

Looking for the family of Edwin S. SLATERLY, 1873-1930, lived in Muncie in 1900. Children were Walter, Renata, Theodore, Lillian and Edwin. Information on any of the family would be helpful.

REAMER, SLATERY posted by C NEMECEK on Tuesday, July 7, 1998

Edwin S. SLATERY, Delaware Co., wife Bertha and children Walter B., Renata, Theodore R., Lillian, Lucy and Edwin lived in Muncie on Adams St. in 1920. I want to connect to current living members of this heritage, or anyone researching this line. Renata later married Walter REAMER, Lillian latter married John Stevenson. I also need to verify some deaths, marriages, and births.

FENWICK, SHEFF posted by Lorie SHEFF on Tuesday, July 7, 1998

I have come accross the marriage record for Jonathan SHEFF and Lydia FENWICK. They were married in Delaware County, Indiana on Feb. 1, 1833. I have been researching the SHEFF family and I am trying to tie them in. Does anyone have any information on this couple? Sibblings, Parents etc?

MACY, OWEN posted by Mary T. STALKER on Tuesday, July 7, 1998

Delaware Co.-looking for info. on the OWEN Family. William Oliver Owen was born to John L. Owen & Phebe (MACY) Owen on 12-9-1847 in Delaware Co. Any information would be appreciated!!

DAILEY, DORSEY posted by Diane Jordan JONES on Wednesday, July 15, 1998

Seeking info. on John DORSEY, who married Catharine DAILEY, 24 April 1901, in Delaware County. I cannot locate them in the 1910 census. I am interested in finding out where they were born.

DAVIS, LABOYTEAUX posted by Joyce Davis Jones on Wednesday, July 15, 1998

Looking for printed death notice of James M. LABOYTEAUX, born in Hamilton County, Ohio (Dec.15, 1833)to Peter J. & Phoebe (DAVIS) Laboyteaux. He was a farmer/business man in Center Twp., Delaware County, IN. He donated $10,000 for the construction of a hospital. In 1901,he lived north of Muncie with his wife,Hulda Mullen Laboyteaux. When did he die?

CONK, SPEARS posted by Lois Ketner ANGEL on Thursday, July 30, 1998

In 1894, living in Delaware co In, was Dora Elmina(Mina) SPEARS CONK. Her husband given name was John. IN 1900 they returned to Bartholomew co In. I have not been able to find them on Indiana Census after 1900. Mina had a brother named Ora Spears who also was living in Delaware Co Ind. in 1894. I am looking far these siblings.Their Parnets was Stephen and Mary Alice Ketner Spears. Any information would be very much appreciated

BODLE, SUMMERS posted by Jason OTT on Thursday, July 30, 1998

Searching for any info about a Jason BODLE [Muncie] who married a Jane SUMMERS. They had a daughter called Daisy, born in 1884.

ADAMS posted by Donna TAYLOR on Thursday, July 30, 1998

I am looking for any information re Joseph ADAMS, who possibly lived in Muncie or the surrounding area in 1850/1860. His wife's name is unknown. He had at least one son born in Muncie, Absalom B. Adams, b. August 1852. Any help would be appreciated.

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