Crawford County Queries, page 27

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SEANEY posted by Gene on September 1, 1999

Looking for biographical and lineage information on Sarah Catherine SEANEY. Born in Crawford County 1850.

ACCORD, ECKERT, PLUNKETT, WALKER posted by W. Harold Plunkett on September 7, 1999

I am trying to find any information on my Great Grandfather, Elizah PLUNKETT, who was married to a ECKERT or ACCORD. My Grandfather, David Watt PLUNKETT was born in Merom, In. 22 Feb 1868; died 3 Mar 1939, buried in New Lebanon, In. Married to Rose Ella WALKER, born 27 Nov. 1871; died 24 July 1918, burried New Lebanon. Most of their children were born in the Palestine, Crawford, Ill. area. He was a tenant farmer and they seem to have moved often to either side of the Wabash River.

KENNEDY, PRICKETT, ROBINSON posted by Don T. Birkmayer on September 9, 1999

Seek ancestors of both Nathan Alfred ROBINSON (b 1865, d 1918) and Lillie PRICKETT (b ?, d 1905). They were married 30 June 1886 and were living in Crawford County, IL when a daughter Dolly ROBINSON was born ca 1887. Dolly married Thomas John KENNEDY 27 March 1905.

ALLISON, EMMONS, HUNT, TIMMINS posted by Leonard L. Parks on September 14, 1999

I am looking for info on the Nathan Stlvanius HUNT, born 12 May 1842 at Independence, Jackson, Mo. He is the son of William A. HUNT and Margaret TIMMINS. Nathan married 2 Sep 1869 at Jasper, Ill., Missouri E. ALLISON, born 22 Mar 1849 at Crawford, Lawrence, Ill. She is the daughter of Andrew ALLISON and Mary EMMONS. If anyone out there can help me with these families I would greatly appreciate it.

KINTNER, LARRABEE posted by Cathrin Kintner Knollenberg on September 18, 1999

Looking for information on Brazilius Bonaparte KINTNER and his wife Louisa LARRABEE. "B. B." or "Briz", as he was known, was born 02 Feb 1873, married 21 Oct 1894 in Crawford County, Illinois, and died 31 Mar 1950 in Oblong, Crawford, Illinois. Louisa was born 07 Apr 1877 and died 26 Apr 1953. I am interested in details about their lives. They had a home north of Oblong, close to Dogwood,(it is still standing, I believe) and a home in town on North Range. What did Briz do for a living? My grandfather, Daniel Lee KINTNER, was their son.

MORRIS, SELBY posted by Vikki Sordean on September 20, 1999

Evaline SELBY married James MORRIS, son of William MORRIS.  A letter was written years ago by the 2nd wife of William MORRIS to John SELBY.  William MORRIS is my 3 greats grandfather on my mother's side.   Any help you can give would be appreciated.

BISHOP, EARNIE posted by Delores Holloway on September 21, 1999

We are tracing our relatives. We need information of the following: BISHOP, Lewis A. Or Louis BISHOP, Thomas EARNIE September 26, 1882 Greenbriar, Il. BISHOP, Thomas David May 23, 1909 Pierceburg, Illinois

ARNETT, ODELL posted by David O'Dell on September 23, 1999

I am searching for descenants of David Washington ODELL. He was a founder of Oblong Illinois in Crawford County. I'm trying to discover who his parents were. He was born in N. Carolina in 1811-13. He moved to Indiana where he married Agnes ARNETT in 1832. He was a J.P. in Indiana until he left for Crawford Co. IL around 1850. He had 4 children: Elizabeth, William Jasper, and Shadrach H.. Shadrach and Jasper were farmers around Oblong. I would like to hear from anyone who knows of these people, or of any documents related to them. Shadrach had a son: David Washington ODELL II who with his brother Dennis founded the Bank in Oblong around 1900. I would like to hear from anyone who knows how I might locate early records of the Oblong Oracle newpaper.

DONNELL, NETHERY, ORGAN posted by John Morgan on September 23, 1999

I am interested in Information About Mary Louisa ORGAN, supposedly born in April, 1849 in Crawford Co. Dau of Daniel W. ORGAN and Levina DONNELL. I am also looking for info on John James NETHERY who died in Robinson in 1898.

SELLARS, SELLERS posted by Bruce Sellers on September 24, 1999

Looking for information on Heman N. SELLARS, who was listed on the 1870 Illinois Census living in Crawford County, Oblong Township. Heman and his family moved from Decatur County Indiana, being listed in the 1850 and 1860 census living in Adams Township. Heman and his family left Crawford County and was living in Clark County Anderson Township at the time of his death on September 4, 1972. His wife Phylema passed on September 9, 1875. I am looking for Birth Records, or Marriage record information for Heman's family. I am also looking for land record information on the family. One additional piece of information I am looking for is the names and dates of Heman's parents. Any information sent will be answered. My address is: Bruce SELLERS, P.O. Box 161, Middletown, IN 47356, OR.

REINOEHL posted by Mary Auclair on September 28, 1999

I have a letter written in 1885 from Robinson, Crawford, Co Il, by Tilla REINOEHL. It has mostly family news and would probably be of interest to descendants. Email me if you would like a copy.

RAWLINGS posted by Ed Wiessing on September 28, 1999

I am searching for any and all descendants of Nathan Rawlings (1750-1821). Nathan RAWLINGS died in Lawrence County, IL. I have been researching the RAWLINGS family (various branches) for over 19 years and would be happy to exchange any and all information concerning Nathan or his descendants. If you are not certain if your ancestry extends back to Nathan, please contact me if your RAWLINGS ancestors lead you back to southern Illinois counties of Lawrence, Edward, Crawford or Franklin.

JACKSON posted by Ralph Jackson on September 28, 1999

Interested in any information on a John Melvin JACKSON, born approx. 1914 in Flatrock, IL, Crawford County. He was an oil field worker and possibly later lived in Texas.


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