Martin County Indiana

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Martin County, IN

1996 Queries


I am looking for information on any ACREs in Martin County. Robert Regal Acre was born there in 1895. His father was Robert Acre (b. 1966) and his mother was Margaret Thompson (b. 1868). His grandfather was Joseph Acre (b. abt 1829) and his grandmother was (I believe) Caroline (b. abt 1838). Robert and Margaret also had Fred (1889), Harry (1891), Ruby (1899), Mabel (1893) and Pauline (aft 1900). Margaret's sister was Julia Thompson. Joseph and Caroline also had Joshua, William, John E., Joseph E., Sarah, and Frank. (Query Date: October 6, 1996) Contact: H. Edgar Hill HEH007@AOL.COM


I am looking for information on the ARVIN line in Martin and Daviess Counties, anyone else? (Query Date: December 14) Contact: Tim Arvin


I am looking for links to ancestors in Southwestern Indiana from the following counties during the mid to late 19th century: Daviess, Martin and Greene. Individual names are: NANCY CAROLINE BARKER. (Query Date: September 12, 1996) Contact: Gregory K. Laughlin


Seeking info on Jesse BARNES b. 1782 in NC. d. February 11, 1867 Buried:Old Salem, Crane, IN. m. ANNA ? b. 7 Sept 1787 in NC m: Bef 1814 in NC d. 25 Nov 1878 Martin Co., Bur:Old Salem, Crane, IN Also:Elisha BARNES b. abt 1818 NC d. 23 Jan, 1891 Martin Co., IN Bur:Old Salem m. Sarah Amanda (Lucinda)BEASLEY b. 4 Sept. 1829 IN m. 2 April 1846 Greene Co., IN d. 11 Aug 1902 Martin Co., Bur:Old Salem. Need parents of all and any info on siblings and descendants. (Query Date: November 7, 1996) Contact: Shirley Eads


Seeking info on AARON BEASLEY b. Lawrence Co., IN or Virginia d. Lawrence Co., IN m. Hannah Lucinda MITCHELL b. abt 1796 in Kentucky. Need his parents and any info on siblings and his and Hannah's family and descendents. (Query Date: November 7, 1996) Contact: Shirley Eads


I am looking for links to ancestors in Southwestern Indiana from the following counties during the mid to late 19th century: Daviess, Martin and Greene. Individual names are: Drucella BROWNING. (Query Date: September 12, 1996) Contact: Gregory K. Laughlin


Looking for help finding John F CARL b 4 Feb 1863 Milltown, Crawford Co In, m Mary A BELL 13 Jun 1883 Floyd Co In. John & Mary had 2 sons born in Martin Co, Benjamin F and O. H.. Both sons are buried in Mt Olive Cemetery, Williams. What happened to John & Mary? (Query Date: November 26, 1996) Contact: Charles Carl


Rachel CARRICO, dau. of Vincent and Mary (ELDER??) CARRICO, b. 1 Oct. 1814 - where? - married 11 Nov. 1834 John Newton LOVE (28 April 1809 NC-10 April 1869). Both buried Love Cemetery, Loogootee. Am trying to verify her ancestry and birth place. (Query date: July 20, 1996) Contact: Carol Collins


Looking for info on Thomas Christian who lived in Martin Co. in 1860. Think he is the father of Nancy Christian who married Samuel Chapman, they are the parents of Rebecca Chapman Ray, wife of James Ray of Lawrence Co., In. (Query date: August 29, 1996) Contact: Janice Enk


Interested in ALL ancestors and descendants of JOHN CUTSINGER, b. abt 1829-30 in (Washington?) Co., Ky., m/5 June 1851 in Anderson Co., Ky., to SUSANNAH F. COOK, b. abt 1831, d. of LEMUEL COOK, b. ca 1800 in Va. (where?) and MARGARET (DOWNS?). JOHN and SUSANNAH had 10 children, the first four probably born in Anderson Co., Ky., all others in Martin Co., Indiana. The families they intermarried into are: JONES, SELLERS, KELLEY, DAVIS, TROUTMAN, GRIFFIN, WILDMAN, WAY, and MALAY. My husband's paternal great grandmother was MARGARET J(ane?) CUTSINGER, who married MICHAEL KELLEY, at Shoals, Martin Co., Indiana on 12 Sept. 1872. She died 24 Feb. 1897 near Bolivar, Polk County, Missouri. Both are buried at Goff Cemetery in Polk County. Will gladly exchange information. Have some family pictures. Contact: Charlene Hook/ (Query Date: October 14, 1996)


I am looking for links to ancestors in Southwestern Indiana from the following counties during the mid to late 19th century: Daviess, Martin and Greene. Individual names are: Absolom DAVIS, William H. DAVIS, Daniel R. DAVIS, John F. DAVIS, Clara Bell LAUGHLIN (nee DAVIS). (Query Date: September 12, 1996) Contact: Gregory K. Laughlin


I would like to get in touch with anyone researching the Andrew Demoss family. (Query Date: July 21, 1996) Contact: Janice Worley


I am looking for any information concerning my great grandfather who was born in Indiana in 1864. I am not sure as to what county he was born in. His mother was a full blooded Indian. His name is Wiley FERRIS. Thank you very much for your help.
(Query Date: November 20, 1996) Contact: Michael Ferris


George FRAIM, b. 17 Feb. 1799 Bullitt Co., Ky, m. 10 Sept. 1820 Ky. to Nancy Ann WATSON, tbought land in Mt. Pleasant, Martin Co. 1828. Would like to find parents of George and Nancy. (Query Date: November 24, 1996) Contact: Carol Collins


Thomas GEE, b. c1797 Lincoln Co., KY; d. 8 Mar 1882 Martin Co., IN; md. Anna (Nancy) ROLLINS, 1819 in Washington Co., IN. Children: George Washington (1820), Mary (1821), Delila (1823), Elizabeth (1824), Artemacy, Malinda, Mark (1834) & Hiram GEE (1839). Wish to compare notes; exchange info with anyone researching this line! (Query Date: September 17, 1996) Contact: Bobby J. Wadsworth


Looking for family information on Barton William Gilreath, b. 1803 in NC, d. 23 Sep 1852 in Martin Co. IN. Married Dorcas @1830. Their children were: Elizabeth b. 1831 in KY and married Daniel Harmon Hutson; Mary Ann b. 1833 in KY; Nancy C. b. 1835 in KY; Susan b. 1837 in KY; Sarah b. 1839 in KY; Hannah b. 1842 in IN; Margaret b. 1844 in IN. Based on births of last two daughters, the family came to Martin Co. around 1841. (Query Date: July 8, 1996) Contact: Elinor Kerklingh Svihla


JAMES K.P.HALL son of JESSE HALL and MALINDA HANSON OF Brown & Monroe Cos lived his adult life in Martin Co. Have very little information on him. He had a furniture store in the 1880 census. Would like to contact family or informed individual. (Query Date: September 26, 1996) Contact: Rob Woods


I am researching all related families to Hembree. The Hembree family lived in Dubois Co.abt 1820-1850 and Martin Co. abt 1830 to at least 1910.Any information on the Hembrees will be appreciated.Willing to share what I have. (Query Date: August 30, 1996) Contact: Deana Evans


I am trying to connect with anyone searching for the surnames Rubottom and Hindman in and around the Greene Co., IN area. My 3rd ggf was John Rubottom, who married Anna Fisher in Lawrence Co., IN ca 1830. They had a son Samual Rubottom who m. Sarah Jane Spivey from Crawford Co., IL. Samuel and Sarah had a daughter Frances Mae Rubottom who married Charles Fletcher Hindman, from Greene Co., IN. Charlie was the son of Elisha L. and Sarrah A. Huffman. His mother, Sarrah Huffman Hindman, was the daughter of Elijah Huffman and Sophia Rubottom, who was an older sister of the Samual Rubottom mentioned above. Frances Mae Rubottom and Charles Fletcher Hindman were first cousins once removed. The Hindmans resided in Greene, Davies, and Martin Counties. Anyone researching these families, please contact me. (Query Date: August 18, 1996) Contact: Danene Vincent


I'm seeking descendant information from Abednego White INMAN, Argyle H. INMAN in Martin County Indiana. Abednego was b. 8 Feb 1809 in Jefferson Co. TN. d. 14 Nov 1863 in Martin Co. IN. Had issues: Caroline M., William R., Alfred L., Willis Taylor, Mary Ann, John Martin, Argile H., Benjamin R.; Argile H. INMANwas b. 9 Jan 1819 in Franklin Co. AL d. 27 Mar 1872 in Martin Co. IN. m. first America HOPE and 2nd Elizabeth MORRIS; There were issues in each marriage. INMANs first lived in Dubois county. (Query Date: October 28, 1996) Contact: Willis Taylor Finley


Trying to find information on George KINDER of Martin County. He was suppose to be son of a John KINDER ( 1809) of VA. George was married twice; the first time to Eliza MITCHELL. If you are related I would like to hear from you. (Query Date: December 9, 1996) Contact: Anna Marie Hayes


I am looking for links to ancestors in Southwestern Indiana from the following counties during the mid to late 19th century: Daviess, Martin and Greene. Individual names are: Joseph Gillis LAUGHLIN, John Richard LAUGHLIN, James O. LAUGHLIN, Joseph Hamilton LAUGHLIN, James Gart LAUGHLIN, Jospeh A. LAUGHLIN, Henry LAUGHLIN, Robert W. LAUGHLIN, William S. LAUGHLIN (Query Date: September 12, 1996) Contact: Gregory K. Laughlin


I am looking for info on siblings and parents of John Wm LENTS, born 1847 in Loogootee, Martin Co. He married Margaret Alice BRAMBLE. (Query Date: December 22, 1996) Contact: Betty(Lents)Zimmerman.


Looking for parents of Charles Morrison m Elizabeth Ireland had son Robert Morrison b Martin County 14 Mar 1839 m Sarah A Wilson 13 May 1877 Charles belived to come from NC moving thru KY same as Elizabeth. (Query Date: July 12, 1996) Contact: Steve Morrison


Elias ROLLINS (1798-1874), md. Silviss GEE (c1792-1845), both bur. Dog Trot (Pleasant Grove) Cemetery, Martin Co., IN. Children: James Madison (1820), Catherine (1826), Elizabeth (c1834), Mary (c1836) and Amanda J. ROLLINS (1837). Have compiled extensive GEE data and am willing to share! (Query Date: September 17, 1996) Contact: Bobby J. Wadsworth


George PORTER b. 7 June 1837 in Tuscarawas County, Ohio and d. 1914 in Trinity Springs, in Martin County, IN. Looking for any information about him or his parents. (Query Date: June 30, 1996) Contact: Lynda Smith


I am looking for links to ancestors in Southwestern Indiana from the following counties during the mid to late 19th century: Daviess, Martin and Greene. Individual names are: Sarah SMITH. (Query Date: September 12, 1996) Contact: Gregory K. Laughlin


Would like to trade information with others researching this name. (Query Date: August 30, 1996) Contact: Kim Brady


I am interested in making contact with the descendants of the Strange and Ash line that migrated from MD to Ky to Martin Co.IN. (Query Date: October 5, 1996) Contact: Rhonda Strange


Mary E. Updike, born (1/19)1814 in NJ (probably Hunterdon Co.,NJ), married Jonathan D.(J.D.) Calvin (b. 1808-1809, Hunterdon, NJ), lived in Sussex Co, NJ before moving to Martin Co., IN about 1846-7 to be sheriff. Died 1866, Martin Co., NJ. Looking for parents of Mary E. UPDIKE. (Query Date: July 6, 1996) Contact: Roger Coltvet


Researching all WATHENS since 1670. Have large data base and would like to exchange. Nicholas and Sarah (MASTERS) WATHEN to Daviess Co. 1835 - most descendants are still in the Daviess/Martin cos area. (Query Date: July 20, 1996) Contact: Carol Collins


I am putting together a database of Waggoner and Ledgerwood names. I have several relatives from Martin, and Lawrence Counties of Indiana. I am William C. Waggoner son of Phillip W. Waggoner son of Cullen Esten Waggoner I have a database of over 1100 names. Anyone who is related to Waggoner or Ledgerwood please e-mail at William C. Waggoner (Query Date: August 14, 1996)


I am looking for any contacts for the WAGNER/WAGGONER, EMMONS, WINNIGER families in Martin, Duboise, Floyd, and surrounding counties. Have just begun an earnest search for this part of my life and have few contacts. Would be interested in printed info, family organizations, etc. (Query Date: December 12, 1996) Contact: Mary Anderson


I'm in the process of building a genealogy on the WEBB family and much information is needed. At this time I've started with Horace Charles WEBB (b - 7/8/1858, d - 10/7/1931) & he married Mary Etta UMPHRESS (b - 8/23/1861, d - 7/7/1931) on 7/10/1881. They had 8 children and Hobert WEBB was my grandfather. His siblings included Ezra, Ralph, Burl, Osie, Stanley, Claude & Myrtle. If you have any info on the WEBB family I would appreciate hearing from you. Contact: Frederick Steven Aronson (Query Date: November 30, 1996)


WILKEY, Louisa Jane b. 30 June 1850, d. Feb 1929, married Henry Martin WILLIAMS in Daviess Co., IN on 12 Sep. 1872. Any information on WILKEY would be appreciated. (Query Date: September 12, 1996) Contact: Dave Miller


WILLIAMS, Ingram b. 1873 in Martin Co. d. 1929. Married Dovie LAMB. Had two sisters? Any information is needed. (Query Date: August 20, 1996) Contact: Dave Miller

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