Researching DUNN, MULLENIX, HART,
KINCADE, WALLACE, PARKER,
HETHERINGTON in Brown, Adams, and
Highland Cos., OH. Particularly interested in
William WALLACE bca 1800 VA ma 1830
Hannah Parker bca 1800 Brown Co., OH,
signed by John WALLACE. Son William J.
Wallace enlisted in Co A 70th OVI under
name William WALLIS. Also looking for
parents of Rebecca Ellen Kincade m
Nathaniel DUNN Highland Co., OH.
Searching for info: William REEVES, born
6/18/1870 at Port William, Clinton Co., Ohio
Died at Athens State Hospital 1907. Info to
where he was buried. Sisters: Lillie (twin),
Nora, Martha, Elta, Anna, Litta. Brothers:
Robert and David Lee. All resided in Clinton
and Highland Cos., Ohio.
Looking for info on John MILLER b
9-23-1804 married Nancy EASTER b
1-8-1808. They married 12-25-1827 had 12
children, their first child C.W. Miller was
born in Highland County OH. Their 4th child
was my gggrandfather, Milican Miller
b1-8-1834 married Sara ELSTON and had
one child Ida Jane Miller b9-29-1857, she
was my ggrandmother. Milican Miller was
killed in the Civil War at the Battle of
Kennesaw Mountian TN on 6-21-1864 he was
30 yrs. Ida Jane grew up in Johnson County
KS. Any info would be greatly appreciated.
I am looking for information on the family of
Hezekiah and Delilah LITTLE who moved to
Highland Co. from Hardy Co.,WVA sometime
between 1850-1860. Hezekiah and Delilah
with children: William, Rebecca and George
residing in Paint Twnshp. in 1860. By 1870
Delilah is living with son, Adam and wife
Sara and child James C. in Fairfield Twnshp.
Daughter Rebecca married to William LONG
living nearby. I believe that these men along
with several others are working on the John
WORTHINGTON farm. Delilah d. 28Oct1873
is buried in the Worthington Cemetery. Any
information on this family or descendants will
be most appreciated.
ANDREW BANKS m. ELIZABETH
MORROW (MARROW), Highland County.
Looking for Andrew's parents, and any info
about Elizabeth's family. Andrew was born
11/1/1850 in Ohio. He married Elizabeth
6/2/1876. We believe that her father's name
was John. Any help would be greatly
appreciated! -- Carl Ray
Elias Miller REEVES (Reaves) b. 5/27/1818
near Jamestown, Ohio. Married Elizabeth
McCONNELL 1839. Elizabeth McConnell:
b.1817 near Paintersville. Elias &
Elizabeth buried at Willettsville in Highland
Co. children: George L., Margaret Ann, Elijah
Baty, Ephram T., Absolom M., Mary Kathryn,
Edna Jane, Martha Elizabeth.
Jacob LAYMAN was born about 1780 in VA
according to the census, died 1858 in
Highland Co. His 1st wife is unknown, but
married 2nd time to Mary WEST, no issue by
this marriage. His children were: Ann
1802-1879, married Henry S. CLOUD;
Tavner 1805-1893; Elizabeth 1806- married
Wm. JOHNSON; Laodice 1810- married John
D. JONES, moved to IN; Nany 1812- married
Dennis SANDERS; Joseph 1808- ; Silas
1815-1903; Mary 1818- married Samuel
McKINNEN; & Amos. Who were Jacob's
parents, sisters & brothers, who was the 1st
wife? Willing to share & exchange
James W. JONES b.1813, d.1888. Lived at
Mayhill in Adams Co. Buried in Baptist Cem.
on Adams-Highland Co. line. Wife Effe
NANTZ/NANCE, dau. of Campbell and
Elizabeth PALMER NANTZ. Would like to
identify his parents -- was his father
THOMAS? Would like to correspond with
anyone working on this line.
Seeking information about Marmaduke
EASTLACK (born 26 March 1774,
Gloucester County NJ, died 4 Feb 1863
Highland County OH) married Abigail BEAM
3 Feb 1803 Gloucester County NJ. Received
18 May 1822 at Lee's Creek Meeting (Quaker)
and is buried Clear Creek Ohio. Abigail born
5 July 1781 NJ died 21 Dec 1862 Highland
County Ohio. Need parents of Abigail Beam
Eastlack. Do not know if she also was a
member of the Quaker meeting. Any help
BURBAGE, CROPPER, SMOCK, DAVIS,
TRIBBY, MILLER, COLLIER, LEE,
EDMISTON, ELLENBERGER, LIMING,
FIELDS, REEVES, WILLIAMS, HIXSON,
NEWBY, NEWMAN, LEIGHTLY,
GILLESPIE, OGDEN, RANDAL,
OVERMAN, RENO, POWNALL, JOHNSON,
MOORMAN, RATLIFFE, ALBERTSON,
PRICER, GRUBB, BENNER, BEAVERS,
HASTINGS, COMPTON, ROSS, SHINN,
SHORT, SHULTZ, STEEL/E, WALLACE.
STEEL/E M. ELLENBERGER: James Marion
Steel 1854-1936 m. Hepsie Ellenberger
1859-? Children: Mary Jane 1875-1955,
Frank, Linnie Ellen m. NACE, Anna May
1881-1961 m. MURPHY, Margaret m.
FOSTER, Cora m. BILLS, Nellie 1888-1966
m. BAILEY, Edward, Carl E. 1893-1920 m.
Etta Faye ROSS 1889-1965, Roy. Anybody
ROSS. Looking for the family of Tom Ross
b.c. 1850 Greenfield and m. Elizabeth ?
Children: Fanny m. Johnson Strain, Scottie m.
Edmonson, Anna m. Johnson, Minnie m.
Clark, Nettie m. Johnson, Thomas, Vivian m.
Massey, Mary m. Rhoads, and ETTA FAYE
m. CARL E. STEELE. ETTA b. 1889 d. 1965
2m. William Henry Nicely/Kneisley. Very
anxious to contact researchers on the
ROSS/STEELE lines in Highland Co.
BEAVERS/RENO. Looking for the family of
Sarah Beavers c1785-1833 m. Thomas Reno
1809 in Louden Co., Va. Sarah 2m James
Carlisle 1829 Highland Co. Reno/Beavers s.
Sampson 1807-1894 m. Eleanor HASTINGS.
Their s. George Washington 1836-1914 m.
1857 Nancy COMPTON. Trying to find
ancestors and descendants of Thomas Reno m.
MILLER/DAVIS FAMILIES came to Ohio
1832 from Louden Co. Va. Married Shepherd,
Thurman, Gall, Munda, Williams, Kilsoe,
Brown, Crum, Pricer, Hixson, Cherry,
Overman, Reynolds families. Would like to
contact others searching these lines.
Simon Fields m. Sarah Reeves and came to
Ohio by 1796. Some Fields descendants lived
in Highland Co. Looking for info on Richard
b.c.1798 m. Jane Williams and lived in
Highland Co. c. 1840. Any info on these
families in Highland Co. would be helpful.
MORRIS, David W. married Sarah Ellen
SCAMMAHORN. Sarah was born 16 May
1848 in Highland County, OH, died 27 Jan
1935 in Greene County, OH. Had at least two
children; Anna May MORRIS born 1 May
1874 in Paulding County, OH, died 1 Jan 1965
in Greene County, OH. 2nd child was Leona
MORRIS. Need any further info on this family
(excluding Anna May).Thanks
Looking for any tidbit of info for my Highland
County ancesters. Isaac WARDEN,married
Susannah MILNER, Aug. 12, 1830...need a
lead on their parentage, or anything else.
CREEK, Joseph b. circa 1776 married
Susannah Gilbler b. circa 1785 in Ross Co. in
1803. They had their first child Joseph b.
circa 1805 in Highland Co. next came Levi
b.1806, Catherine b.circa 1810, Lydia b.circa
1813, Phebe b. 1812 , West (Wesley) b.circa
1815, Julia Ann b 1815, David b.circa 1819,
Helen b.circa 1820, and Susannah b. circa
1821. Any one having or needing information
on this family, or any Creeks in Highland
County, please contact me.
I am interested in exchanging info with anyone
researching the BARNETT name in Highland
County, in particular Madison Twp.and the
town of Greenfield.
Anne ANDERSON (b ca 1812 MD) married
on 11 October 1829 Stephen HILL (b ca 1810
?PA)in Highland County OH. They lived in
Jackson twp, Highland Co in 1830 -1840 -
1850, moved to Missouri by 1853. Seek
parents, siblings of Anne ANDERSON. Was
she related to Philip ANDERSON (b ca 1804
MD) married (1) Sarah J. and (2) Rebecca A.
SPRINGER (24 June 1841 Highland Co). Was
Anne ANDERSON and/or Philip
ANDERSON related to James and John
ANDERSON, both in Highland County in
1818, or to James ANDERSON Senior (b
1765) a Revolutionary War soldier married to
Rachel; James died 6 Sept. 1850 in Highland
County, buried Jackson twp cemetery. Please
PETTIJOHN/PETTYJOHN and LITTLE
Researching John PETTIJOHN, died Ohio ca
1821, and his wife Deborah LITTLE, died
Highland Co., Ohio, 1829. Am a descendant
through their son James.
Am looking for information on Stephen
DEARDUFF and his wife Margaret
SHOEMAKER who were listed in the 1850
Highland Co. census. Their 9 children were
all born in Ohio before 1857 but the family
was in Illinois by 1859 where Margaret
remarried. Did Stephen die in Ohio? If so
where and when? Who were their parents and
siblings? Stephen was b. Va. cir 1810 and
Margaret in Ohio cir. 1816. they were married
09/04/1834 in Highland Co. Lived in Brush
Creek Twp. in 1850.
Searching for info on Joseph B. MASON
(1799-1867) who marr. Martha BURRIS in
Highland County, Ohio in 1824. The family
moved to Indiana by 1830. Would like to
exchange info with anyone searching these
MASON or BURRIS families. Have much to
Looking for any information on the surname
SOALE, SOALES, SOLE. Nancy Soale
married Issac WADE prior to 1860. They had
two children, Issac and Sarah. Sarah Wade
married Edward White.
Need info on James William Brown b.
9-5-1841 in Highland Co.,Ohio. His parents
were James and Elizabeth Cooper Brown. I
need birth and death records, land records,etc.
Seeking information and documentation on
Wrights in Highland Co., specifically John
WRIGHT, his son Jonah, Jonah's son Pleasant,
and Pleasant's son Thomas Lindley Wright.
Also interested in learning about their wives'
families -- Jemima HAWORTH, Sarah
TERRELL, Eliza CUNNINGHAM, and Rose
AIKEN respectively. These folk lived mostly
near Leesburg, and earlier in parts of Clinton
Co. which bordered and later became
Highland Co. Desperately need to find parents
of Rose AIKEN and Eliza CUNNINGHAM.
Rose was born in Hillsboro, Highland Co.,
OH, and Eliza's family is from Ireland,
possibly Belfast. Thanks.....
Great news friends and Fellow FULTON
folks. I finally got my husband to go upstairs
and retrieve my old family papers from the
Attic. I have my Paternal GG Grandfather's
discharge papers from the Civil War, his
obituary and his Father's will. I finally have
more information on my elusive FULTON
relatives. Here Goes:
(This info from John's will probated in Adams
County Ohio on October 16, 1877. GGG
Granddad John Fulton died on or about
September 12, 1877 married Rebecca ROSS
FULTON (no dates on the marriage or her.)
John's Will also mentions a brother who had
already passed on, Andrew FULTON.
John and Rebecca had 6 children 3 boys and 3
girls according to St. Clair Ross FULTON's
Children listed in John's Will are as follows:
1. Son St. Clair Ross FULTON
2. Son John (middle initial possibly a K.)
3. Son Albert (middle initial possibly G.)
4. Dau Eliza FULTON CLARK (Husband
possibly Isaac Clark who witnessed the will.)
5. Dau Mary I. FULTON
6. Daughter not mentioned in Will ???
GG Granddad St. Clair Ross FULTON born
abt. June 23, 1842 or 1845. I have some
conflicting info between the obituary written
by a friend of his and his Actual Discharge
papers from the Civil War. He died December
29, 1929. In 1870 he married Clara MORRIS.
Clara became sick and died January 1895. St.
Clair and Daughter Emma then moved
I am an adoptee and was told I was born in
Hillsboro but my birth certificate says
Greenfield. I can not find evidence of a
hospital in either city. Is there a hospital in
either town? I was delivered by a Dr. Kenneth
Upp but can find no record of him either. Does
anyone remember him or know how to locate
him? Any info at all is GREATLY
Looking for information about: William
CLAY b abt 1845 Married Harrett UHLAND
b abt 1842. Children: Adelbert CLAY b abt
1870; Cora CLAY b abt 1872 Married
Lincoln TAYLOR; Edward CLAY b abt 1874;
Carrie L. CLAY b 1876 Married Aldridge
GRIMSLEY; Elba (Mood)CLAY b abt 1884. I
know all the children lived in Highland Co in
the 1940's except Adelbert.
In 1880 Highland Co Paint Twp census there
was a Joseph GRIMSLEY b abt 1829 in VA
and a George GRIMSLEY b abt 1836 in VA.
Anybody looking for GRIMSLEY'S in Ohio or
Boeter/Booker BROWN m. Cassander
CLEARWATER(s) on 11-16-1809 in
Highland County, Fairfield Twnp, OH by
Samuel Littler, Justice of the Peace. Looking
for parents/siblings of Booker and Cassander.
My husband descends from their son, Seth B.
Brown, b. 2-11-1812; d.8-1851. Seth m.
Minerva HAWORTH in 1832. Any
Hi, I am try to find out more on a Mary Ann
CHANEY who died around 1828 in Highland
Co, Ohio, who her children were who she
married??? does anyone know... I have been
told it was David Warnock?? but cant
Looking for information on Prudence BRYAN
b. abt 1817 KY d. abt 1895 Roundhead,OH m.
9 Mar 1835 Highland Co.,OH to John Morris
SIMPSON. I am looking for her BRAY
family. Any help would be appreciated.
Looking for information on the family of
Daniel OCKERMAN Jr. who moved to
Highland County approximately 1820 with his
family. Daniel Ockerman Sr. died between
1820 and 1826 here and probably had been a
minister at Sinking Springs Brethren
settlement. Daniel Jr. and Sr. wives names
were both Elizabeth. Children of Daniel Sr.
that were married in this time period were:
Patsy who married an Isaac LANDESS on
8-4-1825, Barbara who married a Henry
LANTZ on 6-23-1821, David who married
Margaret KINZER on 8-29-1822. Another
daughter Elizabeth was married to Samuel
WORKMAN, she died in Highland County on
8-12-1861. If you have info on any of the
familys please contact.
HOLMES, John as found in 1830 Census, my
3 gr. grandfather thru his daughter Abigail C.
Holmes b. 1825 Highland Co., Family left for
Illinois before 1840, Am hoping to find more
about John. Believe he was born Virginia.
Looking for ancestors and siblings of
Richmond F. TERRELL who was born 21
April 1810 in Highland co. OH. He was
married to Maria M. HANSELL on 7 August
1834 (but I do not know where). He died 14
May 1888 in Kokomo, In. Maria was born 10
October 1815 in Frederick Co. Va. and died
21 January 1869. Would appreciate any leads.
BLUE/BLEW-CARLE Looking for info on
RUHAMA BLUE who md. LEROY CARLE
ca. 1880. They lived in Greenfield, Highland
BUTLER, BEAVERS, MOORE, SPARGUR
of Highland Co. Ohio.~~~I seek information
on the ancestors and descendants of the
fopllowinf individual: Margaret Abigail
SPARGUR, b. 1852, Highland Co, Oh.
Daughter of William W. SPARGUR and Mary
Ann BEAVERS. Grandaughter of Joseph
Wolfenbarger SPARGER & Abigail MOORE,
and Andrew Jackson BEAVERS and Mary
Ann BUTLER. I have info on the various
children of each of these couples, but seek
more information on their ancestors. Please