1999 Queries from Grundy Gleanings-1999

The Grundy County Genealogical Society

P. O. Box 223
Trenton, MO 64683

This page contains 1999 queries reprinted from Grundy Gleanings, a quarterly publication of the Grundy County Genealogical Society, issued each fall, winter, spring, and summer.
Editor, Gloria Carpenter.
Annual Society dues of $10.00 include a subscription to the GLEANINGS and free queries for publication. Back issues are $2.50.

Queries from Grundy Gleanings, Winter 1999

Searching for documentation for parents of Erastus GATES born 1818 Portage Co, OH, son of Nathaniel Gibson GATES and Catherine REAGLE. He married Matilda COON in Lee Co, IA in 1841 and died at Spickard, Grundy Co 28 Jan 1881.
Judy McCoy, 5826 Chapelwood Way, Dallas TX 75228-6037
Looking for the birthplace of William (1807-1889) and Eliza (1815-1881) CRAWFORD. What was her maiden name? They had 5 children: Edward, Henry Clay, Maria, H.H. and Victoria. Edward married Elizabeth CAMPBELL. Their children were Gladys, Edward (married Ruth DUGAN) and Maude (married ? RADER).
Patricia Stephan, 15365 Santa Maria Dr., Brookfield WI 53005 e-mail
THRAILKILL Seeking information on a Grundy County story of a William THRAILKILL, who married a Cherokee woman and had a daughter Mary Jane. Has the story been published? Can you help me find it?
John J. Winkler, 22013 North Golf Club Drive, Sun City West AZ 83575
Who were the parents of Mary Elzira KERN, who married William Henry HASTINGS in Indiana, then moved to Lindley, on Sullivan/Grundy County line ca 1860? Was she related to other KERNs who settled in Sullivan County about the same time?
Gloria Carpenter, 3819 E. 28th St., Trenton MO 64683
Looking for info on the ACKLES family, listed in 1870 census in Marion Township, Grundy County. These names were listed with the family: Eliza ACKLES, 43, b Kentucky; William STREET, 18, b Missouri; Mary STREET, 14 b Missouri; Sarah STREET, 10, b Missouri, ACKLES, Lyddia, 5, b Missouri; Stephen D. ACKLES, 7/12, b Missouri; William N. McEFFIE, 55, b Tennessee; William P. McEFFIE, 17, b Ionia..
Laurie Ackels, P. O. Box 834, Helotes TX 78023e-mail

Queries from Grundy Gleanings, Spring 1999

BAIRD Searching for info on George E. BAIRD, res Trenton, Grundy Co from 1882 until his death ca 1950.
John C. Baird, 6685 Player Dr., Olive Branch, MS 38654-8255
WHITT Seeking info on James Henry WHITT, b Trenton 27 Mar 1864. Does anyone have access to birth records and info on his parents?
Chuck Whitt, 31010 48th Ave. E., Graham, WA 98338
Looking for any info on my grandfather, James Franklin MIDDAUGH, 1872-1941, b in Page Co IA, and d in Tindall, MO. He m Sarah Caroline NORRIS and had two ch: Earl and Grace. His father was John MIDDAUGH, whose wife's maiden name was EMRY (EMERY?). Any info greatly appreciated.
Cheryl Fry, 331 E. Walsh, Montgomery City, MO 63361
Would like to establish contact with anyone interested in these names: Jesse A. and Mary A. HOPKINS, John A. and Sarilda MERRILL, Marion and Ona PAYNE, Dan and Luvina SMITH, Emery and Hannah CLEMENTS.
Don Hopkins, 129 Viola, Ponca City, OK 74601
Would like to correspond with researchers of the surnames listed. These fams were thought to have res. in Daviess and Gentry counties in MO; Grayson, Bedford and Campbell counties in VA; John and Carter counties in TN; Wilkes and Ashe counties in NC; Breckenridge, Hardin, Nelson and Henry counties in KY; and the Monongahela area in PA.
Larry Hardin, P. O. Box 144, Slater, MO 65349-0144
Seeking to correspond w descendants of Elliott CURTIS, b 1833/41?, d 1875, m Susan Frances COY, dau of Elizabeth Frances CURTIS, b 18 Dec 1864, m Thomas B. BRUMMITT.
Looking for info on John LONEY, b 1822/27. His son, Sherman Juston LONEY, b 1868, m Elizabeth Alcinda SNIDOW. Would like to correspond with any descendants.
Leland L. Caster, 1929 Bellbark Dr., Bremerton, WA 98310-4713

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