Crawford County Queries, page 15

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FAYLE, HOLADAY, NEWLIN posted by Cynthia Phillips on September 1, 1998

HOLADAY, FAYLE. Seeking information on the parents and origins of Henry HOLADAY (b. ca. 1720-24) and Mary FAYLE (b. est. 1725) parents of Sarah HOLADAY, wife of John NEWLIN and mother of the NEWLIN brothers who immigrated to Crawford Co ca. 1818. Can any NEWLIN or other HOLADAY descendant solve this mystery? I can't get back any farther than Henry and Mary's marriage 1746.

CURFMAN, LEFEVER posted by Darla R. (LeFever) Lewis on September 4, 1998

I'm looking for descenants of Andrew F. and Sarah (CURFMAN) LeFEVER - Crawford county, Il from 1870 to present. Any information will be greatly appreciated.

BONWELL, ROBINSON posted by Marge Hutchinson on September 7, 1998

Looking for information about my great grandparents, Robert Lesson (Lawson) ROBINSON (1852-1931) and his wife Carrie A? and their relatives. They had several children, Ethel,(my grandmother), Amos, Fred Martin, Glenn, and Rose. Ethel's first two children, Russell and Myrtle Paulina (my mother), were born in Robinson, IL, the second two (Olas, Melvin) in Newman, IL. I know nothing of Carrie's parentage or surname but I know that Robert Lesson (Lawson) ROBINSON was the son of Martin ROBINSON 1822-1909 and Eliza Jane BONWELL 1825-1912. Martin and Eliza had these children: Oretta, Maria, John, Robert Lesson, Orrell, Lucretia, Milia, James, Joseph, Sarah, Irvin. Martin's father was Joseph Edgar Robinson (no other information). Any knowledge of the history of the ROBINSON family or Carrie, or Eliza Jane BONWELL would be appreciated.

HOAGLAND, HOGLAND, JONES, MALSON, MILLER, SMITH posted by Ken Brown on September 7, 1998

JONES, George W was born in Beaver Co., PA 10 May1836, son of Jeremiah and Nancy (SMITH) JONES about 1848-49 the family removed to Butler, Franklin, IN where his father continued his work as a miller. On Oct 13 1856 George md Elmira Lee THOMAS. They had 3 sons: George Riley 1857; John Lewis 1860 and Milton Thomas in 1862. Elimra d. 10 Mar 1864 in Butler. George remarried to Angeline Susanna (HOAGLAND/HOGLAND) a widow of Manliff MALSON, with 2 children of her own. James F and Louisa Ann, b 1861 and 1863. George and Angeline were md. 15 Oct 1866 in Butler. All nine of their children were born in Butler, Franklin, IN beginning with Mary Emma in 1867; Elimra Wilimina in 1869; Katie Elizabeth 1870; Solomon Frank 1871; Caroline Bell 1873; Nancy Jane 1874; Flora Annie 1877; William H 1880; and Charles N in 1886. Between 1887and 1892 George and Angeline moved to Willow Hill, Jasper,IL and some of the family settled in Crawford. Elmira W JONES md Jacob H MILLER in Butler and later their son Charles Roy was born 1895 in Willow Hill, Jasper. Any connections please contact me.

DAVIS posted by Alice Clay Benedict on September 12, 1998

DAVIS - Looking for parents and siblings of my GGrandmother, Eliza DAVIS, born abt 1847 IL.(possibly Crawford Co.). Eliza may be her middle name. If you have a female that you can't track for awhile and then find again after 1880, please consider this woman. There is a story to tell. View picture and info at my web page.

ALLISON posted by Jim Allison on September 13, 1998

ALLISON family researched since late 1700s. Willing to share info. I have over 800 pages on the Allisons from Lawrence & Crawford County. Also have original 1870 maps of Lawrence County on CD-ROM. Willing to share info, etc.

BOGARD, TOLLER posted by Robert L. McCammon on September 13, 1998

Looking for information on Benjamin F. BOGARD, married in Crawford Co, IL about Mar 26, 1823.married to a Mary M.C. TOLLER. I need info on his parents.

DUNLAP, DUNLOP, MCCOLPIN posted by A. Sublett on September 13, 1998

MCCOLPIN, DUNLOP or DUNLAP I am interested in any info. on a Levi MCCOLPIN, Date Of Birth 4-21-1851 in Crawford Co, Il. Date Of Death 11-12-1909. Married to Mary Ann DUNLOP or DUNLAP, Date Of Birth 3-12 1845 born in Crawford Co, IL. Children of this union were Thomas Harvey, Howel, Amy, Mahala,and Charles Sylvester. Levi died 11-12-1909. I believe there are still relatives living in Robinson.

KEENAN, KELLER posted by Mary Keller Todd on September 14, 1998

Need birth date and parents of David C. KELLER m Isabel KEENAN in Crawford Co., IL on 2 Mar 1862. They are my gg-grandparents. My g-granfather was Archie KELLER. Did they have other children?

ATTAWAY, CRAMPTON posted by Jenny (Crampton) Greiner on September 14, 1998

I am looking for information regarding John Clinton CRAMPTON (born May 30, 1862) married Ellen ATTAWAY. I believe they resided in New Hebron.

DICKEY, KING posted by Jenny (Crampton) Greiner on September 15, 1998

Looking for information on Fielden KING married to Mary Matilda DICKEY. The following is the information I have: Mary Matilda died 12-24-1932. Fielden KING died 6-10-1907. One of their six children was John Thamer KING born 9-15-1885 and died 7-13-1966. Any information regarding this family would be of great help.

HOAGLAND, JONES posted by Ken Brown on September 16, 1998

HOAGLAND, JONES George W. JONES, b.10 May 1836 in Big Beaver, Beaver, PA and Angelina Susanna (HOAGLAND) JONES,b. 12 August 1841 in Ohio, md in Butler twp., Franklin, IN on 15 October 1866. The family moved to Robinson, Crawford/Jasper County after 1886 and before 1900. Children were: Mary Emma b 13 Aug 1867; Elimra Wilimina b. 24 May 1869; Katie Elizabeth b. 27 Sept 1870; Solomon Frank b 21 Feb 1871; Caroline Bell 16 Sept 1873; Nancy Jane b 22 May 1874; Flora Annie b 30 Nov 1877; William H b 18 August 1880; and Charles N b 27 July 1886. Looking for any descendants, have additional information to share.

WILLISON posted by Harolyn Willison Sterling on September 19, 1998

Am trying to locate information on the WILLISON family who lived in Robinson from appox 1904 to 1950. Father Elmer was blacksmith at Bradford Supply, had three sons (Harold the eldest was my father) and 5 daughters. Where did family come from? Any information most appreciated.

BONWELL, ROBINSON posted by Marge Hutchinson on September 20, 1998

Looking for information about Martin ROBINSON (1822-1909) and Eliza Jane BONWELL (1825-1912) who were married on Oct 1, 1844. May have been married in Robinson, IL. Is a marriage license or birth or death certificate available?

BOLTON posted by Evelyn Sell on September 22, 1998

I'm looking for my Gg-grandfather, Solomon BOLTON who died July 16, 1868.

BENNETT, GAINES posted by Connie Gaines on September 23, 1998

BENNETT, GAINES - John Francis Pendleton GAINES married Elizabeth BENNETT in Crawford County, September 1857. They lived in Illinois untl c. 1870s and Pendleton died in Sullivan County, Indiana. Their children were: Ella b. before 1861, Joseph Emory, b. 1861, George Washington, b. 1871 all in Illinois, and Frank Pendleton b. 1877 in Indiana. John F was born in IL. 1832 and census searches have been fruitless. Any information of parents of either Elizabeth BENNETT or John Francis Pendleton GAINES would be much appreciated.

CLARK, CONOVER, DARNOLD, JEWELL, NEAL posted by Bill Cook on September 26, 1998

William CLARK and Susan JEWELL CLARK came to Crawford County from near Louisville, KY. William had a brother named Washington who stayed in Kentucky. William donated some land for a school, named CLARK School and he was the first teacher. Their children were Dudley B. CLARK (my great grandfather who married Jeanette Ann DARNOLD in 1877) born on 3/23/1856 in KY and died on 10/6/1932 in Crawford County, General, Tom, Mary who married a CONOVER, and Emily who married a NEAL. Dudley and Jeanette CLARK's children were Tilden C (my grandfather born on 8/22/1902 in Polk County and died in Bridgeport, IL on 11/5/1965), Joann, Marshall, Luella, Alice, Delbert, Roy, Evert, Charlie, Artie. Does anyone have any more information about these CLARK's?

SHONK, SMITH posted by Carol Chambers on September 28, 1998

I am looking for the parents of Edwin Edward SMITH (1857-1943)who married Ella May SHONK.

GOODLINK, MAXWELL posted by Debi Krych on September 29, 1998

GOODLINK, MAXWELL I am looking for information on George Harmon GOODLINK who, I am told, was a building contractor and built most of the Flat Rock, IL business district after the big fire of 1912. He was born July 5, 1866 and died 1944. He married Lucy A. Hunt. I would like to know information about his parents, J. D. GOODLINK and Margaret MAXWELL, and grandparents. Any help would be appreciated.

KELCHNER, TRACY posted by Jenny (Crampton) Greiner on September 29, 1998

TRACY/KELCHNER I am looking for information on Henry Lu TRACY b 12 Nov 1851 and his wife Mary Emma KELCHNER b. 21 Jun 1856. I know of one child Cora Ellen TRACY. Any information including children and parents would be very helpful.

ATTAWAY posted by Jenny (Crampton) Greiner on September 29, 1998

ATTAWAY. I am looking for information on John ATTAWAY d 30 Oct 1911. married a women named Rosa (?). I know of one child from this marriage. Ellen ATTAWAY b 26 Oct. 1863. Any information regarding Rosa or John would be greatly appreciated.

CURFMAN, GRAY, LARRABA, LEFEVER, LEGGITT, MAPLE, SHOEMAKER, SMITH posted by Darla R. (LeFever) Lewis on September 29, 1998

I'm searching for descendents of: William A. & Nancy Jane (SMITH) LEFEVER -Crawford Co./1900 James M. & Susanne (CURFMAN) LeFEVER - Crawford Co./1873 John A. & Mary C. (GRAY) LeFEVER - Crawford Co./1873 Wesley A. & Bertha E. (LARRABA) LeFEVER - Crawford Co/1892 James T. & Eva (SHOEMAKER) LeFEVER - Crawford Co/1874 Isaac Francis & Harriet (MAPLE) LeFEVER - Crawford Co/1899 William Edgar & Blanche (LEGGITT) LeFEVER - Crawford/1900 Any information appreciated.


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