- JUNE 1997
If you would like to submit a new query, you
may do so by posting it to the
KNOTT, APGAR, MITCHELL
I am searching for information on 2 brothers. Augustine KNOTT was born
in Hamilton Co, OH ca 1851. His profession was barbering. in 1903 when
his sister Arminda Knott APGAR died in Crawford Co, Il Augustine was
in Clarks Hill. Thomas KNOTT was born ca 1846 in Hamilton Co, OH. He
Rachel Mitchell in Montgomery Co, IN in 1874. When his sister died in
Thomas was living in Lafayette. Their parents were William and
Timothy McGlothlin Tue Jun
EDWARD McLAUGHLIN (McGLOTHLIN) Born 1812 I have traced family lines
to Elston, Tippecanoe, Indiana. Wife: Lucinda Rains, Born Elston,
In 1816. If you have any information regarding the
line, please contact Timothy McGlothlin firstname.lastname@example.org.
Neil Massey Wed Jun 18,
Looking for any information regarding William Wellsworth MASSEY, who
was a doctor in Tippecanoe County, IN in the 1840's and up until his
in Jan of 1850, in Wayne Twp. He was born abt 1808. Mortality Index
PA as his birthplace. He married Melinda PUCKETT 11 Mar 1841 in
Co. IN. 3 ch: John Deming Massey, Adaline Massey (Cowgill) and Anna
Cannot find any location or info of his medical practice nor where he
to school, nor his buriel place. Would appreciate any help. Thank you.
I am researching my ggrandparents, JOHANN GEORG MAST and PAULINE
Johann (John) came to Lafayette in 1866 from Wertemburg, Germany.
was born in America about 1860, but the 1880 Census lists her father
Baden, Germany and her mother from Hesse, Germany. John and Pauline had
eight children. The seventh was my grandfather, RUDOLPH HEINRICH MAST.
Any addition info on either family would be greatly appreciated.
I am curious about things that happened in the past concerning my
I am originally from Frankfort Indiana and my mother's family is from
In 1971 my mother was raped and was wondering if there was any
on that in the court records. It would have occured around Sept or so.
Also, she died in Dec 1976 in a car accident and I was wanting to read
some information about the accident. I was also in the accident. I am
25 and married and would like to discover information of my past. The
name for my mother would have been Pelfree in 1971 and Knuckles after
married. Any information would be greatly appreciated.
please add the surname KISER, Benjamin, d. Tippecanoe 1857, wife Mary,
and eldest child Charlotte who m. Joshua HEATH, son of Ralph and
Thanks, Wilbur H. Haines, P.O. Box 349, Gualala, CA 95445
Looking for imfo on Della or Ardella Godman marries to Henry Clay
29 april,1878 in Lafayette.
Phyllis Patterson Tue
Looking for information on the ancestors of Adam KASHNER who enlisted
in the 16th Battery Indiana Volunteer Artillery at Lafayette, Ind.
Have pension record showing he resided in Washington Township,
County, Ind. after the Civil War. Would like to know if he is related
the Casper and Adam Kashner families of York County, Pennsylvania.
Fri May 30, 1997
I'm looking for information on a Joseph Wilson, born 1795 in OH, who
married a Mary "Polly" Freel. They were married in Franklin Co., IN on
Jan. 17, 1818. Joseph died in 1845 in Tippicanoe Co., IN, and Mary died
1878, place unknown. Thanks, Elissa
Jerry Stafford Sat May
Looking for Joseph Redgate STAFFORD and wife Frances Amelia MATTHEWS
said to lived in Lafayette 1860-1864. Occupation:Cooper. Enlisted in
Indiana Light Artillery. Any information would be appreciated, thank
Beckie Rawdon Sun May
I am searching for information on the descendants of James GRAHAM Jr
b. 1777 in VA. His wife was Leah JARRETT b. 1782 VA. James reportedly
about 1815. I have information stating that this couple had moved to
county, IN. If any one has information on their descendants I would
to share information on both the Graham and Jarrett lines.
May 23, 1997
RISTINE, JOHNSTON, BRUNTON
Seeking information on the Ristine family and Daniel B. Johnston and
Polly Johnston families. Early marriage record show a Martha Ann
marrying a Cyrus Brunton in 1835 in Tippecanoe Co. Will for John
circa 1825 in Montgomery Co shows a Daniel B. Johnston as witness and
Johnston receiving money from will. I'm interested in the Johnston
GLAZE, PHILLIPS, GRENARD
GLAZE, James A. b. 10 Mar.1814, d. 21 May 1841 1st wife: PHILLIPS,
Mary b. 29 Nov. 1818, d. 22 Apr. 1860 Children: William, Joseph,
Nathaniel, Charles, Robert, John, Sarah Jane, Ritty Ann, Martha,
Maliah, Nathan, Mary Ellen, Ruth, Thomas, James Albert, and Amanda J.
wife: GRENARD, Mrs. Amanda (Mandy) PHILLIPS (sister of Mary) b. 12 Nov.
1825, d. Jan 1910 Children: Lavica, Stillborn male infant, Samuel, and
Ira Green. Mandy was 1st wife of: GRENARD, James (1860 census)
Elisha, Veas, George, James, Mary, and Susanna James Andrew was my
his son Thomas was my great-grandther; his son Charles Emmett (Charlie)
was my grandfather; his son Orvan is my father. Am willing to share
I have on the GLAZE family and always looking for more.
Debby Masterson Thu May
Seeking contact with descendants of John B. Masterson (b. 1827 in KY
d. 10 Sep 1895 in Fountain Co., IN), and his sons John T. Masterson (b.
1866 in Lafayette, IN) and Joseph J. Masterson (b. 10 Sep 1868 in
IN d. 13 Jan 1937 in Lafayette, IN). All three are buried in Spring
Marie C Waters Wed May
Would like info on family of John L Shigley, b. abt 1799 in Harpers
Ferry, VA. Married Anna Malone 08 Oct 1818 in Ross Co., OH, died 01 Oct
1855 in Tippecanoe Co.,IN. Moved to Tippecanoe County with wife and
children mid 1800's, two children born after move in Tippecanoe Co.-
Ann and Mary Jane Shigley.
ARTHUR WELLINGTON GRAHAM to your site, if you wish, who died in
Ind on Jan 5, 1916 and was born on 26 Mar 1861. I need info about
father: JAMES GRAHAM, 4 Jul 1833--21 Dec 1869. Probably died in Mifflin
County, Pennsylvania. He had a brother, HENRY, who lived in Penn.
sister, Jennie Graham, married Harry C. Pennebaker at Henry's home on
20 1880. Finally, John Graham (must be 1000's of them) was born 15 Jun
1793 and married an: Easter ?????. in Pennsylvania or Scotland. Got no
more info on them, alas.
Linda Cook Sun
May 11, 1997
Seeking info re: William Shaf(f)er & wife Sarah A who lived in
Marion Co 1880 census along with dau Josephine and granddau Maude.
was b OH 1817 and was a carriage maker. Five dau: Laura (m. Joseph
Rawls) Eliza J, Melissa, Martha & Josephine. One son, William. When
was Wm JR born? Sarah A Shaffer died 11/21/1901 at the home of dau
Rawls in Marion Co. Is anyone else tracing this line??? Thanks for
Linda They resided in Clinton Co 1858, and Tippecanoe Co., 1860.
was a carriage maker.
Larry D. Conkle Fri May
CASH, Sara Elinor b: November 7, 1834 in Tippecanoe County m: Samuel
Rankin Yearwood on January 29, 1852 in Williamson Co, Illinois Any
Skip Lacaze Mon May
My grandfather, Isaac (Ike) Parsons, b CA 1869, grew up in Monon, IN,
where his father (also Isaac Parsons) published a newspaper. They later
published a paper in Lafayette. My grandfather married an orphan(?)
Nan Copeland or Nan Bernadette (the family disagrees) in or around
around 1890, and then moved to San Francisco. Want information about
members and newspapers of era, such as libraries likely to archive
Robert W. Cameron Mon
May 5, 1997
Major Isiah Marpole HANNOLD, b 29 Jun 1791, Barnsborough,
Co., NJ; married Patience Foprd Ross 17 Feb 1815 in Philadelphia, PA,
1867 in Monitor, IN and is buried in Greenbush Cemetery, Layfayette,
His death information came from a Washington Co., OH, history book.
is (was?) Monitor. Does he have a tombstone? What is his month and day
of death. Is there a death record or an obituary? Is there any record
him in Tippacone County?
Donna Pierce Sun May 4,
Seeking information regarding my gr-gr-gr-grandparents, Jacob Walter
and Rebecca Shoup Walter. Both were born in Pennsylvania circa 1792,
moved to Tippecanoe County in 1835. Jacob died there on August 22, 1837
and Rebecca on September 10, 1852. They had at least one child, Sarah,
born in 1816. I believe Jacob was a tanner by profession. Any
regarding this family would be deeply appreciated.
Paul A Summers
Looking for info on David SUMMERS, born 29 April 1793 in Rockingham
Co. VA died in Tippecanoe Co. IN 1 Aug. 1843 buried in Lauramie Twp. in
the Summers Cemetery.
Ellen Headington Mon Apr
BEACH, BUCH, SCHAIBLE
My gr-gr-grandmother Barbara Schneider Beach (Buch, Bueche) died around
1872 in Lafayette. She was married in Lafayette to Henry Buch in 1854.
She may have been buried in a paupers grave in Lafayette. She was
on the 1870 census living in Lafayette with her sons Julius, John and
as well as sister Tracey Schaible and her husband Jacob Schaible. I
appreciate any help in locating her burial site and date if possible.
Linda Steinke Sat Apr 26,
My ggg-grandparents William A. and Rebecca (Deford) Davis were married
in Clinton County in 1841. I'm trying to determine who their parents
I would like to hear from any Davis or Deford descendants as I believe
there were related families in Clinton and Tippecanoe counties.
Gini Pumford Sat Apr 26, 1997
WOLFGANG, Sarah, Jackson, Mary: In the 1860 Sheffield Twp., Tippecanoe
Co., IN census the three above WOLFGANGs are listed; can anyone give me
any further details on these three? Thank you, Gini
John Emmitt Sat Apr
I am seeking any information on George EMMITT and Nancy CUMBEST EMMITT
,and their children. They lived in Tippecanoe Co. in the late 1840''s
50's. George died there in 1840'. I have information to share. Thanks
any help.George Emmitt
Betty VanLeer Fri Apr 25, 1997
HARMON, MOORE, LOGAN
Searching for information on Katherine M. Harmon b. 1838 in Clinton
Co. Her father was Samuel Harmon b. Jan 23, 1802 and d. March 20, 1875
m. Mary Anderson Jan.4, 1822. They lived around Mulberry, and
were friends with the Gray's. Katherine M. m. Elijah Moore Dec. 15,
in Tippecanoe Co., Ind. and then m. William Logan in 1867. Samuel's
was Henry Harmon b. August 23, 1744 d. Oct. 29, 1828 m. Polly? . Any
on Katherine or this family greatly appreciated. Please e-mail
Cleta Terrell Mon Apr 21,
Looking for information on Richard TRIMMER who gave his permission
for his daughter Rebecca to marry Noah JONES 21 August 1833 in
County. Noah was the son of William Jones and Elizabeth Garrett.
April 8, 1997
SCHMIDT(SMITH), HEIGEL, RICHMOND
Mary Isabella Schmidt(Smith) born June 1849 in Tippecanoe County,
Indiana married William Lee Heigel 6/25/1867 in Tippecanoe County, Ind.
Her parents were Anthony Schmidt(Smith) and Mary Richmond. Anyone else
working on these lines? Would like to know more info on Mary Isabella
her parents Anthony and Mary Richmond. Need birth, death dates and
and any general info I'm willing to exchange info. I have pictures of
and Mary Isabella Smith Heigel.
Apr 8, 1997
BAYLESS, FAHNESTOCK, COCHEL
Would like to connect with or correspond with descendants of Hattie
Belle (BAYLESS) FAHNESTOCK. Hattie married J. Warren Fahnestock on
in Lafayette. Hattie and Warren raised his two children by a previous
Lily B (1867-1915) and Alexander (1870), as well as having two children
of their own: a daughter, M. Caroline (1874) who married Welber A.
on 01OCT1908, and a son, Harry W. Fahnestock (1879). Hattie died on
in Lafayette and is burried there along with her husband. I am also
for Hattie's parents, John Bayless and Margaret (McKee) Bayless. John
have worked in Kokomo for a while during the 1880s. Do not know what
to his wife. Also, Hattie had brothers and a sister: Nathan Bayless,
Bayless who married a Noble, Bruce Bayless and John W. Bayless (b. 1849
OH). Any help would be appreciated.
Bill Widener Sun Apr 6, 1997
Looking for information about parents syblings or any other children
of Aaron Mead (Meade) and Ruth Ann Devore. They were married in
County on 1/1/1837. They had a son named Issac, born in Indiana.
Jim Duguid Thu Apr 3,
seeking info on Ellenore (Evans) Patton. Born 4-19-1775,Delaware Died
1835 in Tippicanoe. Married to Robert Jesse Patton.
© 1997-2009 Tippecanoe
Indiana GenWeb Project