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I am looking for information on the EBERMEN/EVERMAN/EVERMON/ EVERMOND family. William EBERMAN got a land patent for 80 acres in 1823 in Crawford Co, around EVERMON'S Mound. My greatgrandmother was a descendent of this line. I think her father was Andrew EVERMAN who married Elizabeth WALL. Minerva EVERMEN was born in Cumberland Co, IL abt 1839. Any information to verify this would be helpful. Thanks. K. Russell I have a few Crawford Co Everman marriages: Andrew EVERMAN m Elizabeth WALL 1825 5-15; Mary EVERMAN m. Thomas WALL 1828 6-25; Ezekial EVERMAN m. Ann HACKNEY 1841 7-1. The rest of my EVERMAN's are married in Jasper Co.

MAIN, VAN WINKLE posted by Jimmy Ray Odom on March 2, 1999

I would like to have Micham MAIN and Elizabeth VAN_WINKLE marriage certificate if it is possible. The year 1820 is probably right and Crawford Co., Ill the location. I am a member of the Anderson County Historical Commission and my research is the M. MAIN mentioned. He was the early pioneer her in this county and helped lay out the town of Palestine, Texas and named it for his hometown of Palestine Illinois. A Texas Historical Marker has been planned in his honor of being one of the founders of Palestine,TX. Please help, or guide me to someone that can. I have enough information to write the narrative, but need to have the marriage certificate to varify his age if it has been recorded on it.

DOTY, ROSE, ROWE posted by Donna Johnson on March 4, 1999

I am looking for information on my Grandparents, Robert Thomas ROWE and Dollie Irene DOTY Rowe. They lived in Robinson, Il. for years. Robert Thomas ROWE was an oil field worker. Dollie's parents were William Marshall DOTY and Cora Lily ROSE they also resided in Robinson, Crawford Co., Il. Robt. and Dollie are buried in Flat Rock Cem. Hope to make connections with other family members.

GOOD, HOWELL posted by Doris Houston on March 7, 1999

Searching for information about Mary Etta HOWELL . She was married to Jacob Washington GOOD. It is my understanding that Mary Etta died on September l6, l946 and Jacob died on June 9, l933. Would like to contact any one who has information about this family.

BARRICK, FULLER, PICKLE, SEANEY posted by Peter A Kranenburg Sr. on March 8, 1999

My wife Alma Ruth FULLER's ancestor was Thomas & Susannah FULLER early settlers of Crawford County and I am trying to collect information of the FULLER family and those they are related to. I believe The surnames I am interested in are BARRICK, PICKLE, FULLER, SEANEY and others of the history of Crawford county. Stories that relate to the family etc.

GOOD, HOWELL posted by Doris Houston on March 8, 1999

Still searching for information about my ancestors who lived near Hardinville, Crawford County. One of my aunts lived in Crawford County for almost all her life. Her names was Mary Etta HOWELL GOOD. Her obit states she was from a family of 10 children. I do have an account of 5 of the children. Would like to locate them and find out what happened to these 5 children. Have found Martha Ellen, Ada, MaDanie, Elmer, and Mary Etta. Does anyone know anything else about Mary Etta's brothers and sisters?

DEAVENPORT, EBERMAN, EVERMAN, EVERMON, FRENCH, WALL posted by Katherine Russell on March 10, 1999

William EVERMAN b. abt 1760 Va, migrated to Crawford co Ill around 1820,from Montgomery co KY, had a land patent for 80 acres in 1823, EVERMON's Mound. I'm trying to find out who his wife was. I have three names. The confusion may be, his nephew William EVERMAN was also in the area for a few years before moving on to Indiana. Also an Joseph EBERMAN was in a nearby co in 1810, 1818 census records. Wifes may be Margaret FRENCH? or Charity? LDS family hx cd's just list Mrs. EVERMAN b. KY abt 1788. William's child Andrew EVERMAN b. 1808 Montgomery co KY m. Elizabeth WALL b. 1810 NC, 1828 Crawford, (Palestine)co Ill. Elizabeths parents were Peter Wall b. abt 1770 SC, d.abt 1835 Crawford co Ill. m. Mary Mize in Va. Andrew EVERMAN d. 1844 Crawford co Ill. Elizabeth married Randall, age 77 DEAVENPORT 1848 Bond co Ill. They can be found in the 1850 Bond co census. I have other information on EVERMAN children as well as back to 1670 on EVERMAN's. I have different information on thethen found on the LDS CD, as verified by death cert, marriage records, and census data.

FITCH posted by Rhett Hendrickson on March 11, 1999

FITCH, George L., born July 11, 1860 in Robinson, IL. George died April 16, 1957 in Lawrenceville, IL. I am seeking any information on George's parents. I have all information about his descendants.

ADKISSON, ALLISON, CROUCH, HIESTER, LITTLEJOHN, SEED posted by Melinda Powell on March 12, 1999

CROUCH and LITTLEJOHN connection. SEED and CROUCH connection. If anyone has anymore info on these names I would appreciate it. I am looking for their children. And thanks must be given to Marion for sending this to me. All info. from Crawford County Heritage Book Pg 80 - Hershel E. ALLISON, b 26 Jun 1886 on Cowskin Prairie Indian Territory, m (1) Pansy HIESTER, m (2) Elsie ADKISSON CROUCH Pg 369 - Isaac Tilden LITTLEJOHN, s/o Susanna LITTLEJOHN, b 16 Dec 1876 in Crawford Co, IL. On 07 Sep 1801 in Petty Twp; Lawrnece Co, IL, m Martha Alice CROUCH, d/o Frank CROUCH & Kate SEED. Martha, b 22 Feb 1879 in Crawford Co, IL, d 16 Dec 1945 (There is a County Clerk's Certificate of Marriage in Lawrence County, IL - Book 2 Page 144) Shows Frank CROUCH b in Crawford Co.

CORNWELL, CROUCH, HIGGINS posted by Melinda Powell on March 12, 1999

CROUCH/ HIGGINS I am looking for the marraige record or even actual document for the marriage of Elihu CROUCH and Charity HIGGINS. I know they were married December 6, 1840 in Crawford County, Illinois. I also know that Elihu CROUCH was listed as Elihu CORNWELL, why I don't know. I need to know who gave permission for Elihu to be married. Or if there is an actual marraige record, who was listed as Elihu CROUCH (CORNWELL) parents, if available. I am trying to find Elihu CROUCH'S parents. any help will be appreciated.

CROUCH, MAIN posted by Melinda Powell on March 12, 1999

CROUCH/MAIN : I am interested in Mathae CROUCH and John R. MAIN's marraige, in Crawford Co., Illinois, on Jan. 25, 1845. There was a Noah CROUCH mentioned as the person giving consent. Was he the father of Mathae CROUCH, a brother, or what was the relationship to Mathae? I need to know the other children of Noah CROUCH, if he is the father of Mathae. Also with whom Noah Crouch was married to, and any other info someone may have.

MADDOX, SHELTON, SIZEMORE posted by kathy Capron-Besemer on March 13, 1999

MADDOX, SIZEMORE looking for cemetery records for Balis Earl SIZEMORE, Alafine Catherine MADDOX, Joseph MADDOX, Susanna SHELTON MADDOX, Benjamin MADDOX and Charlotte MADDOX. All are suppose to be buried at "Maddox Cemetery, Crawford County Illinois.

KELLER, KING, TUNGATE posted by Mary Keller Todd on March 14, 1999

In a query from July 1998, Don TUNGATE requested info on and Octavia KELLER KING. Recently found that I am related to her but Mr. Tungate's e-mail is not correct and I can not contact him. If you are out there, please contact me!

ROBBINS posted by Peggy Robbins on March 19, 1999

Looking for the death of William ROBBINS born Dec 1877 in IN. He was living in Palestine when his father died in 1918 in Knox Co., IN. It appears he died before 1964 when his sister died.

TAYLOR posted by Connie Taylor Christman on March 23, 1999

Searching for info on Barbara TAYLOR who died in Crawford Co.12 Jan. 1914. She was born in Virginia, c 1828, migrated to Champaign Co. Ohio area. She married Samson TAYLOR, son of John TAYLOR Jr. 18 June 1846, probably in Champaign Co. Ohio, before they migrated to Crawford Co. Where was she born? Who were her parents, and siblings? Family history tells us that Barbara and Samson were not related prior to their marriage. Appreciate any help.

CURRENCE, HEATH posted by Connie Taylor Christman on March 23, 1999

Info needed on Asahel HEATH, b- c 1782, who migrated to the Crawford Co. area. His wife was Alsey CURRENCE Heath. Where was Asahel born and when? Who were his parents and siblings? He died in 1837, and is buried in Crawford Co. I have info on the CURRENCE family but have hit a brick wall on Asahel.

HIGERD, HIGERT, MILLER, SHANK, TAYLOR posted by Carla Miller Davis on March 26, 1999

Looking for information about William TAYLOR and Rebecca MILLER TAYLOR. They emigrated to Crawford County about 1865-68 from Stark County, Ohio. Children were Lewis Franklin and Daniel TAYLOR. William TAYLOR died soon after coming to Illinois and Rebecca TAYLOR married Jacob HIGERT OR HIGERD about 1868. Lewis TAYLOR was a teacher in the rural schools of Crawford County and died about 1930. Rebecca MILLER TAYLOR was born in Stark County, Ohio in 1834. Her parents were Daniel and Leanna SHANK MILLER.

GAINES, MADDOX posted by Mary Bush Sier on March 26, 1999

I'm searching for any information concerning my great-grandmother, Frances Diana GAINES. Married to John Napolean MADDOX. Frances was born, married & died in Crawford County. Frances' husband, John N. Maddox, is buried in the Wesley Chapel cemetery south of Palestine.

CARLTON, HURST posted by Sally Jones on March 29, 1999

I am looking for information on my great grandmother, Laura B. HURST (married name CARLTON). The information I have is that she was born in Crawford County, Illinois on 9/25/1848. Her mother's name was Martha HURST and her father's name was Spencer HURST. She married William CARLTON in New Orleans on 12/10/1865, and died on 4/1/1918 in San Antonio,Texas and is supposedly buried there. She had thirteen children, one of whom is my grandmother, Edna Mae CARLTON (b.2/27/1885). I can get names of her other children. I also have a picture of her. I would like a birth certificate, full names of parents, or any other information available.


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