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Descendants of William H. Cartwright
Generation No. 1
1. WILLIAM H.1 CARTWRIGHT was born 20 Nov 1835 in Ohio, and died
02 Mar 1904. He married (1) MARY ANN BAKER Abt. 1857.
Notes for WILLIAM H. CARTWRIGHT:
1870 Mill Creek Twp Fountain Co IN
#197 -- Wm.. 34 Ohio
Sirena 24 Indiana
Charles 6-months old
1860 #1327 Fulton Twp FOuntain Co IN
Wm. H. 23 Indiana
Mary A. 31 Indiana
Alfred 7 months
1880 Mill Creek Twp Fountain Co iN #42
Wm. 44 Indiana
James O. 18
Charles F. 16
Harry S. 1
1900 Mill Creek Twp Fountain Co IN #209
Wm. Cartwright Nov 1835
Serena Dec 1845 3 ch 3 living
Bertha Nov 1892
Children of WILLIAM CARTWRIGHT and MARY BAKER are:
i. ALFRED2 CARTWRIGHT, b. Abt. 1860, Mill Creek Twp Fountain Co IN.
Notes for ALFRED CARTWRIGHT:
This may/may not be him - find trouble believing it would be clear up north
but it IS the right age
Alfred W. Feb 1861 marr 15 years IN OH OH
Christina wife April 1861 4 ch 4 living iN PA OH
Lulu M. dau March 1886 IN IN IN
Daphan dau Apr 1889
Alfred W. sept 1892
2. ii. JOSHUA CARTWRIGHT, b. Nov 1859, FUlton Twp, Fountain Co IN.
3. iii. JAMES OLIVER CARTWRIGHT, b. 11 Feb 1867, 1900 Mill Creek Twp Ft Co iN Census In Ten In barber rents home; d. Apr 1944.
Children of WILLIAM CARTWRIGHT and SERENA HERSHBERGER are:
4. iv. CHARLES F.2 CARTWRIGHT, b. Sep 1870, Mill Creek Twp Fountain
Co IN; d. 1928, Buried Bonebrake Cem, Van Buren Twp,
v. BERTHA CARTWRIGHT, b. Nov 1892, Mill Creek Twp Fountain Co IN.
5. vi. HARRY M. CARTWRIGHT, b. 10 Sep 1878, prob. Fountain Co N; d. 17 May 1949.
Generation No. 2
2. JOSHUA2 CARTWRIGHT (WILLIAM H.1) was born Nov 1859 in FUlton
Twp, Fountain Co IN. He married ELZADA Abt. 1880.
Notes for JOSHUA CARTWRIGHT:
Mill Creek Twp 1880 Census #87 - 91
Joshua 22 Ind
Elzada 19 Ind
1900 > ILLINOIS > JASPER > SMALLWOOD TWP
#169 Cartwright, Joshua Nov 1859 marr 20 years IN IN IN Farmer
Elza Oct 1860 3 ch 1 living IN IN IN
Velvie Nov 1886 IL IN IN
Child of JOSHUA CARTWRIGHT and ELZADA is:
i. VELVIE3 CARTWRIGHT, b. Nov 1886, Illinois.
3. JAMES OLIVER2 CARTWRIGHT (WILLIAM H.1) was born 11 Feb 1867 in 1900 Mill Creek Twp Ft Co IN Census In Ten In barber rents home, and died Apr 1944. He married PHOEBE ANN MCELWEE 18 Mar 1896 in Fountain Co IN, daughter of MATTHEW MCELWEE and MARY PARKS. She was born 11 Jul 1874 in Fountain Co In, and died 15 Aug 1939 in Lake View Hospital, Danville, Ill.
Notes for JAMES OLIVER CARTWRIGHT:
#219 Mill Creek Twp Fountain Co IN 1910
Cartwright James O. 42 marr 14 years oddjob laborer IN IN IN all
PHoeba wife 36 2 ch 2 living
Mary dau 10
Kelso son 6
1920 Van Buren Twp #32 Fountain Co iN Census
Cartwright James O. 52 Ind (almost impossible to read)
Phoebe 40 ?
James Oliver Cartwright, 77 died early Tuesday morning at the Lake View Hospital in Danville after being there about 10 days, Mr. Cartwright had been in failing health for some time. He was born Feb 11, 1867, the son of Mary N. Baker Cartwright. He was married to PHoebe Ann McElwee, who preceded him in death 4 years ago. He is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Thelma Snively of Hoopeston, a son Kelso of Veedersburgk a grandson, two great grandchildren, a half brother, Harry of Veedersburg and half sister, Mrs. Bertha Redenbaugh of FIthian, Ill. Funeral services were held on Thursday afternoon at Methodist Church where he was a member with Rev. Charles Howard officiating. Burial in Bonebrake Cemetery with Fisher & Son in charge.
Notes for PHOEBE ANN MCELWEE:
Mrs. Phoebe Ann Cartwright, 65, life long resident of this section,
passed away Tues morning at 3:30 o'clock, at lake View Hospital,
where she had been seriously ill for the past two weeks of a complication
of diseases. Mrs. C. was b. July 11, 1874, in Ft. Co near Wallace.
She was the d/o Mary Parks and Matthew McElwee. She was a member
of Freedom Church and of the Order of Eastern Star and was highly
respeted by all who knew her. She was marr. to James Cartwright
who survives with one son, Kelso, Veedersburg and one daughter,
Mrs. Thelma Drollinger, Hoopeston Ill; one grandson, Jim, and one
great grandau; three brothers, Albert and David,
Children of JAMES CARTWRIGHT and PHOEBE MCELWEE are:
6. i. KELSO3 CARTWRIGHT, b. Abt. 1904, prob. Fountain Co IN; d. 1930 Veedersburg with parents "weigher cream station" father grocer.
ii. THELMA MARY CARTWRIGHT, b. May 1899, prob. Fountain Co IN.
4. CHARLES F.2 CARTWRIGHT (WILLIAM H.1) was born Sep 1870 in Mill Creek Twp Fountain Co IN, and died 1928 in Buried Bonebrake Cem, Van Buren Twp, Fountaim Co Indiana. He married SARAH C. TOWNSEND. She was born Aug 1872, and died 1959.
Notes for CHARLES F. CARTWRIGHT:
Mill Cr Twp 1900 census #376
Charles Sept 1870 marr 9 years
Sarah 3 h 2 living Aug 1871
Iona July 1892
Elzy Dec 1897
Children of CHARLES CARTWRIGHT and SARAH TOWNSEND are:
i. IONA3 CARTWRIGHT, b. Jul 1892.
ii. ELZY CARTWRIGHT, b. Dec 1897.
5. HARRY M.2 CARTWRIGHT (WILLIAM H.1) was born 10 Sep 1878 in prob. Fountain Co N, and died 17 May 1949. He married LARUA E.. She was born 21 Jan 1879, and died 15 Feb 1963 in Buried Centennial Cem, Mill Creek Twp, Fountain Co IN - both buried there.
Notes for HARRY M. CARTWRIGHT:
1920 Census Fountain Co IN VanBuren TWp #275
Cartwright, Harry 31 IN IN IN
Laura wife marr 13 years age 31 2 ch 2 livign iN IN IN
Lucille dau 10 IN IN IN
Gretchen 1/12 IN IN IN Wabash Twp Fountain co IN 1900 census #97
Harry Sept 1878
Laura Jan 1879 1 ch 1 living marr 2 years
William Cartwright nephew Sept 1886
Children of HARRY CARTWRIGHT and LARUA E. are:
i. LUCILLE3 CARTWRIGHT, b. Abt. 1910, prob. Fountain Co N.
ii. GRETCHEN CARTWRIGHT, b. Abt. 1920, prob. Fountain Co N.
Generation No. 3
6. KELSO3 CARTWRIGHT (JAMES OLIVER2, WILLIAM H.1) was born Abt.
1904 in prob. Fountain Co IN, and died in 1930
Child of KELSO CARTWRIGHT is:
i. JIM4 CARTWRIGHT, b. Abt. 1915.
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