Crawford County Queries, page 3

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COX, PARKER posted by Karen Lee Rogers on May 8, 1997

Researching and wish to exchange information of descendants of Francis Edmund COX and his wife Sarah Insley PARKER. Both born in Crawford Co., IL. Francis b. 13 Apr 1864, Sarah b. 08 Jan 1863, m. ca 1890. Their son Lee Roy COX b. 06 May 1898.

CURTIS, DONALD, MEGEATH posted by Phyllis Aspinall on May 8, 1997

Looking for father of Charles C. MC DONALD, B. CA. 1810 in Indiana, Virginia, or Illinois d. 10 Sep 1866 in York, Clark Co.,IL, md.(1)Suscelia (Lucelia?) and (2) Lucy Ann CURTIS MEGEATH, on 18 Jul 1853, in Clark County,IL. Children of Charles and Lucy: Allen E. (my grandfather) b. 16 Apr 1854, in Hutsonville, Crawford Co.,IL, John T. b. ca. 1859, and Henry b. 10 Nov 1865. Children of Charles and Suscelia: Joyce(Joshua) b. ca. 1838, Oscar C. b. ca. 1842, Thadeus W. b. ca. 1844, d. 10 Feb 1855, Mary C., ca. 1847, Helen, ca. 1849.

MALCOM posted by Shirley Stoneberger on May 15, 1997

I am looking for information on John and Ann MALCOM. John was listed in the 1820 Federal census in Crawford Co. Any information on John and his descendants will be greatly appreciated.


Looking for information on Jonathan WINEMAN, born probably in Crawford County, 1852; died of pneumonia at Flat Rock/Morea, Crawford County, 1900. Married to Harriet FORD (1852-1930), daughter of Julia PARKER FORD(1814- 1887) and Nathan Lee FORD (d 1881). Left 12 children including my grandmother, Lena WINEMAN SIMONS(1894-1978) and William Parker, Effie Alma, Emma May, Julia Maude, Sarah, Libbie G., Eva Lula, Anna Alta, Leslie B. and John Lee. Jonathan's parents may have been Wiley WINEMAN and Martha CARTER WINEMAN. Wiley's brother Joseph WINEMAN and Harriett BATHE WINEMAN also had a son Jonathan born 1852 or 1853, first cousin to my great grandfather. Am looking for link between my Jonathan and Wiley as well as links to earlier WINEMANs. Will share any info I have on this family as well as SIMONS, BRASHEAR, GEESEMAN, BARRICK, BUSSARD and MILLER

BARKER, CREED, MUSGRAVE, SECHREST, SECHRIST, SECRIST posted by Norm Sechrest on May 15, 1997

Researching SECHREST / BARKER / MUSGRAVE / CREED in Crawford County. Have PAF of 6600 individuals in these families and will transmit and share all. Have separate files of CREED and SECHRIST/ SECRIST, etc. for searching.

HIGGINS, MCCOLPIN posted by Andi Multer on May 21, 1997

Would like info on my gggrandfather Henry McCOLPIN. He was b abt 1854 in Crawford Co, IL. I would like to verify that his father was Jesse McCOLPIN, b abt 1831, Crawford Co, IL. Jesse m Emaline HIGGINS Oct 3, 1850 Crawford Co, IL. Did Henry have brothers or sisters? Who are Jesse and Emaline's parents??

MILLS posted by Ray Mills on May 21, 1997

I am seeking information on my grandfather Martin Luther MILLS born mar 28, 1861 in Crawford County Ill. Moved with family to Texas and Married Mary Lucinda Moreland on July 2, 1885.

CLAPP, CUNNINGHAM, ELMORE, MURPHY, SMITH posted by Lorraine Moffat on May 27, 1997

Adam MURPHY married Eliza A. SMITH in Crawford County 5 Dec 1839. They moved to Clark County after 1860. What were Eliza's parents names? Adam died 1866 and Eliza died 1893; both buried in Medsker Cemetery. Their children: Doctor, Mary Jane, Levi, Cynthia Ann and Herd (Francis). I have some info on these people. Levi was my Gr Grandfather. Adam MURPHY and Absalom MURPHY (married to Elizabeth CLAPP) were brothers and were sons of Samuel and Rachael CUNNINGHAM MURPHY who settled in Edgar County in the 1820s. Looking for proof that Adam and Absalom were their children. Levi MURPHY married Dicie ELMORE in 1875. She died in 1883 and is buried in Medsker Cem . Levi later married Rhoda Mapp in 1889. Levi took his children to Polk County about 1891. What happened to Rhoda? I don't have a record that he took her with him.

KEITH, PASLEY, SCOTT posted by Janet Sue Milam on May 27, 1997

SCOTT/KEITH/PASLEY - The SCOTT family moved from Logan Co. OH to Crawford Co. IL ca 1850-1860. The father, John/James had died when John Keith was young. His mother, Amanda KEITH SCOTT brought her family to Crawford Co., IL. Amanda's children were Harriet Ann, Ellen, Robert, John Keith, and James. Would like to know the location of Amanda and family in Crawford Co. and any information on the family.

BROWN, COX, CURTIS, HODGE, LEE, MCDONALD, MEGEATH, PREWITT posted by Phyllis Aspinall on May 27, 1997

Searching for parents of Charles C. McDONALD, b. ca. 1810,VA? IN? IL?, d.10 Sep 1866,at York, Clark Co., IL. He md. (1) Suscelia (Lucelia) who died in the 1850's,and is buried in the old Hutsonville, Crawford Co., IL cemetery. Their children: Joyce(Joshua) b.1838, Oscar C., b.1842, Thadeus, b.1844, d.1855, Mary C. b.1847, d.1853, Helen b.1849. He md.(2)Lucy Ann CURTIS MEGEATH, on 18 Jul 1853,in Clark Co., IL. Their children: Allen Ely, b.16 Apr 1854,in Hutsonville, Crawford, IL(my grandfather), John T. b.1859, Henry b.10 Nov 1864, d.27 Oct 1866. Lucy Ann McDONALD d. 3 Mar 1897, at Marshall, Clark Co., IL. had three daughters from her earlier marriage to Henry Harrison MEGEATH, Mary Ellen b.3 Jan 1844 Clark Co., IL, Nancy S. b.1846, Lucy A. b.1849. Mary Ellen MEGEATH md. (1)Dryden PREWITT, (2)Mr. COX, of Idaville, CO. Nancy MEGEATH md. (1) John H. BROWN, (2)John B. LEE, Lucy MEGEATH md. William B. HODGE.

GOFF, MALCOLM posted by Shirley Stoneberger on May 28, 1997

Am seeking information on William MALCOLM who married Keziah GOFF in Crawford Co., IL 7 June 1842. Any information on this family and their descendants will be greatly appreciated.


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