Crawford County Queries, page 30

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RICHARDS posted by James Richards on December 7, 1999

Looking for information on Reuben RICHARDS listed in the 1870 Crawford County Census in Licking Township with parents James & Martha RICHARDS. I need to know where in Illinois Reuben was born and any other items of interest. Is the James & Martha RICHARDS listed in the 1870 Census the same as the James & Martha RICHARDS listed in the 1860 Census in Township 7 Range 13?

FOLTZ, RIDER posted by Janet (Rider) Gillespie on December 11, 1999

New e-mail address for anyone researching the RIDER family of Crawford Co.

FLEMING posted by dan gallez on December 12, 1999

NY famly named FLEMING. Looking for a Orlinda FLEMING. Married Thomas FLEMING around 1879. I would like to find out her maiden name. She was born in NC around 1848, family moved to Vermont then Illinois.

STRANGE, WESTMORELAND posted by Bill Gaines on December 14, 1999

Seek any info on Francis Marion WESTMORELAND and Kay Elizabeth STRANGE. Married Book "C", pg 2. Like dob, parents, etc.

GREGG posted by Billy Jack Gregg on December 15, 1999

Looking for any and all information on John GREGG who lived in Crawford County from 1820 to 1835.

CLARK, DENNIS, MCKEE, SUTTON posted by Gloria Vaughn on December 19, 1999

Would appreciate information regarding Anthony Fredrick MCKEE, Mahila CLARK and Dora (DENNIS) SUTTON families in Crawford County, Illinois. Anthony Fredrick MCKEE and wife, Mahila CLARK, who were married in Crawford County, Illinois, on December 20, 1874. They had seven children and resided in or around the Illinois towns of Oblong, Robinson and/or Bellaire. After Mahila's death, he married Dora (DENNIS) SUTTON, in Crawford, County, Illinois, sometime between 1890 and 1898. I am the great-grandaughter of Anthony Fredrick and Dora MCKEE.

BALIR, WALTER, WALTERS, WILLIAMS posted by Sue Walters on December 21, 1999

James W. WALTERS served in the Civil War, Company E Unit 98 Infantry, cty of Crawford, city of Flat Rock. He married Elizabeth WILLIAMS who died early in their marriage on December 29, 1867. She was born in Illinois on May 25, 1841. They had a daughter, Lenna, born in Illinois on July 19, 1865. Would like to get in tough with her family and parents of James W. WALTERS, William WALTER & Elizabeth BALIR. I'm also looking for a brother Isaiah WALTER.

BALCH, BLOCK, GIBBINS, GIBBONS posted by Adrian Balch on December 27, 1999

Am searching for marriage license of Samuel M. BLOCK (BALCH) and Ella GIBBONS (GIBBINS), married 12/13/1888, Crawford county, IL. My specific interest is the name of the bride's parents.

FAGIN, HALL posted by Mary Ann Steenbergen on January 3, 2000

I am researching the HALL families and would like information on William Isaac Hall. I would very much like to have information on long lost cousins. Family of Joseph FAGIN who married Sara Jane HALL. All information will be greatly appreciated.

EDWARDS, TUTTLE posted by Marge Mouer on January 4, 2000

Am searching for descendants of Thomas Henry TUTTLE, and his wife, Katie EDWARDS TUTTLE. They were married in Jasper Co. in 1862, but I am fairly sure some of their children lived in Crawford Co. My grandfather, Isaac Henry TUTTLE, and his family also lived in Crawford Co. in the early 1900s. Just want to have some contact with the family to attempt to get more genealogical information.

HERRIMAN, RABORN posted by Ralph Rayborn on January 11, 2000

Does anyone out there have any info on John RABORN who is listed in the census for Crawford County Illinois in 1830, 1840, and 1850. He married Rachel HERRIMAN in 1830. Where was he born, and where was he in 1860? Also any info on any other RABORN families in Crawford County. Thanks for any info you might have.

BLAIR, CASEY, PLYMELL, VANE posted by Mae Berting on January 13, 2000

I am searching for descendents of the Arthur VANE and Eleanor BLAIR VANE family. They moved to Crawford County in the 1830's from Brown County, Ohio. Arthur and Eleanor had 12 children. Eleanor died in 1845 and Arthur married Permelia CASEY in 1846. Arthur was my gg grandfather. His son John was my g grandfather. John married Adeline PLYMELL in 1848 in Crawford County. Would like to correspond with anyone researching any of this family.

HARRISON, YORK posted by George B. York on January 17, 2000

YORK, Benjamin, married Katherine or "Kate" HARRISON of Jacksonville about 1870. 1850 federal census records a Benjamin York in Crawford, Co. I have no other leads as to possible ancestry of my grandfather, Benjamin.

GRIMES, OLIVER, PADGETT posted by Wilson O'Neal on January 19, 2000

Looking for any info on Delia OLIVER who married Ora PADGETT around 1908-11, but I'm not sure if it was in Crawford County. Ora PADGETT graduated from Robinson High School in 1908 I believe. Ora worked for the Indian Service and they lived in Hartshorne, Oklahoma before retiring in Ft.Smith, Arkansas where both of them are buried.

COTTON, PLEASANT, WASSON posted by Jan Grissom on January 21, 2000

I am looking for anyone connecting to the PLEASANTs in Crawford Co., IL. I have Thomas Jefferson PLEASANT, born 1838 and married to Caroline COTTON in 1879 in Crawford Co., IL. Their children were Benjamin Harrison, Roy Wade, Lester H., and Glen A. Caroline COTTON was the daughter of Andrew COTTON and Sarah WASSON.


I'm researching the LEVINGSTON/LIVINGSTON families that migrated to Crawford & Jasper counties of IL circa 1850-60 from Licking county, Ohio. They md. into the MATHENY, JACKSON & FRIZZLE/FRIZZEL families before migration westward from this area.

GARRARD, MARTIN, MCCOLPIN, MCCORPIN posted by Robert on January 31, 2000

I have been told that Hezikiah MARTIN, son of Margaret "Peggy" MARTIN (nee: GARRARD) and stepson of Peggy's husband, John MARTIN, was the natural son of Peggy and a man named MCCORPIN/MCCOLPIN. I would welcome and appreciate any help towards documenting this and would like to know what happened to Mr. MCCORPIN/MCCOLPIN.

BROWNING, DICKINSON, WILSON posted by Patti Strickler on January 31, 2000

Looking for info about John WILSON, deceased prior to 1863. Age and place of birth unknown. Wife's name was Julia, b c1825 in OH. John had two known daughters, Maria L. and Minerva Ellen. Maria was born c1849 in OH, and Minerva was b. c1854 in IA? or perhaps IL....census hard to read. In 1860 they were living next door to Samuel and Julia Ann (DICKINSON) BROWNING in Palestine. Samuel was b. c1821 in Harrison Co OH. and d.1862 in Crawford Co. He left $100, a cow, and a bed each to Minerva and Maria Wilson in his estate. A man named George DICKINSON, wife Rachel, was appointed guardian of Maria and Minerva WILSON when John WILSON died. This same man (apparently some relation to Julia Ann (DICKINSON) (BROWNING) was also appointed guardian of Samuel BROWNING's children George and Emmaline when he died. Want to know why Samuel would gift Minerva and Maria such expensive's not stated in the papers. Relation? If anyone is related to this WILSON family, I would love to know.


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