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Marie Menge Thu Sep 26 1996
Looking for Fred FAGHLE or VEGLI' sister of Mary Magdalene Faghle (or Vegli');Marion Co; both born in Switzerland 1840's. Orphaned shortly after arriving US. Father Daniel Faghle (Vegli)


Bobby J. Wadsworth Tue Oct 1 1996
I am looking for descendants of John GEE (c1795-c1867) and Thomas GEE (c1796-1866), both of whom settled in present Macon County in the early 1830s.


Kristin Spaude Fri Oct 11 1996
Looking for Della LANE, born 1892 in Macon Co., and Roy T. WHITE, also born in 1892 in Macon Co. Desperately need names of parents and siblings!!


Gloria Fay {Harmon} Burris Sun Nov 3 1996
My ggg grandparents were Hiram HARMON b abt 1804 NC & d bef 1890 Campbell Co, TN m Oct 25, 1828 Knox Co, TN and Sarah "Sally" YORK b abt 1801 NC & d bef 1860 Campbell Co, TN. I think 5 of their children moved to MO. They were: Elizabeth Delana Harmon b Jun 2, 1832 CC, TN & d. Apr 18, 1873 Macon Co, MO m Sept 5, 1848 CC TN John LOVETT. Lucinda Harmon b Jun 2, 1834 CC TN & d Nov 20, 1887 Wichita, KS {lived in MO] m Joshua David Lovett. Samuel Harmon b abt 1839 & d MO m 1st Rebecca Yount, 2nd Ciotha Lovett. Aaron Harmon b abt 1842 & d MO. Isaac Marion Harmon b Mar 10, 1848 & d MO m Jan 11, 1866 Anderson Co, TN Paralee Slover.


Charles Barker Tue Nov 26 1996
James MASON and first wife, Sally ELAM moved from Morgan Co., KY to Macon Co., MO. in the late 1850s. Sally died about 1860 and he married Samantha WRIGHT nee RICE. Samantha died about 1865 and James went to Scott Co., VA and married wife 3, and then moved back to Morgan Co., KY in an area that became Elliott Co., KY in 1869. Several of James' children by his first marriage remained in MO. I will exchange info on this family.


Pat Eskew Fri Dec 20 1996
My grandfather was Richard ASKEW, born in Sumner Co TN 28 Sep 1830. He married Margaret Emily REYNOLDS 15 Aug 1853 in Pittsfield, IL. They had nine children: Alfred, Harriett, Archibald, John W., Ida Almanine, Charles & Tom (twins), Franklin and Joseph. My father was Thomas who at age 15 left home at Slater, MO, changed his name to ESKEW and never returned. Richard died 12 Apr 1914 at Higginsville, MO. Margaret Emily Reynolds Askew died 11 Feb 1917 at Springfield MO. Since I never knew them this info obtained by researching Richard's Civil War record. I am age 75, and hope to get acquainted with my grandparent's descendants. Please write Pat Eskew, 1745 Hazelnut Lane #5, Cordova, TN 38018 or e- mail "eskew1@netten.net".


John La Rue Wed Jan 8 1997
Seeking information on the following people, all residents of Howard County from 1821 to 1830 or later. John R. LARUE. Felix G. Larue, Matilda Larue, James REIS or REED, Hiram Reid or Reed, John and Milly BARNES, Charlotte Barnes, William T. Barnes, Gabriel SILVEY. The family originated in Virginia, left for Kentucky about 1795, stayed possibly in Madison Co, Kentucky until 1821 then left for Missouri. After 1830 the family spread out to Randolph, Macon, and Miller Counties in Missouri.


Donna Merrill Fri Jan 31 1997
Lafayette COOK b. 29 Nov 1847 in Autauga Co., AL. He married 1) Sarah Elizabeth ALLEN 5 Jan 1875 in TN? Thier children were: Jesse, Robert David md. Ellen COOK, Christian Perlina md. Robert Austin HARRISON, and James MONROE. Lafayette md. 2) Mrs. Mary Elizabeth (Robbeson?Robinson) GAROUTTE 13 May 1892 in Howell Co., MO. Thier children were: Ellen Frances md. David COOK, and John Lafayette. Lafayette md. 3) Rutha Jane BAILEY md. 6 Jul 1900 in Carroll Co., AR. Thier children were: Alma June md. Harry BARTON, Franklin Malcomb md. Blanche LOWRY, Homer Lee md. Hazel MCDOWELL, and Austin Robert md. Lillian BENTON. Lafayette lived in McDonald Co., MO from abt 1900 till his death 28 May 1918. He is Listed in the 1910 Census of McDonald Co., MO. Any help would be appreciated. Donna Merrill


John Lybarger Sat Feb 1 1997
I am seeking information from any descendant of LYBARGER, LYBERGER, LYBYER, or any ather spelling variation. I am producing a book which will list known descendants of twelve generations. My current database has 2783 different surnames and over 12000 persons of which over 6700 are Lybarger descendants. My web page is at httP://www.richnet.net/~jllyb/


Carla Ritchie Sat Feb 1 1997
Looking for people from Monroe County, I'm trying to find out about my family last name REDDING and TURNER. I'm interrested in any information anyone might have on my Grandparents. My Grandfather's name was Frank Redding and my Grandmother's name was Mable Turner. Thank You, Carla (Redding) Ritchie jritchie@mail.telis.org


Sue Perkins Fri Feb 14 1997
Any data on John PERKINS and his wife, Mary Elizabeth Perkins (whose maiden name was BURMIT.


James Lorance Thu Mar 13 1997
I am researching a Rebbecca FARMER of Laplata, MO. after 1850. Her parents names were David and Sarah LORANCE. Rebbecca FARMER had (10) brothers and sisters. William H. LORANCE of St.Louis,MO. Jacob LORANCE of Owtawa, KS. Simson LORANCE of Buffalo, KS. Delia SMITH of Okla. Sam LORANCE of Iola KS. Lizzie BIRD of Iola KS. Mary CRUMRINE of Buffalo, KS. Linda BROWN of Creek Nation, OKLA. John LORANCE of Colorado Springs and Emma HENSLEY of Longton KS. David and Sarah LORANCE were born in Indiana 1833?? Both died in Iola KS.


James L. Lowary Fri Mar 14 1997
I am trying to locate more about my great-grandfather.
His name is William COURTNEY, Born: 1868 (in Missouri), Died: 1912,
Married Lu Ellen STONEKING, Born 1 Sep 1878 in Birmingham, IL., Died: 18 Nov 1943,
In 1910 census they lived in Alanta, MO.
They had the following Childeren:....Born:
Robert Ernest COURTNEY 10 Jun 1899
Cecil Earl COURTNEY 9 Sept 1901
Minnie COURTNEY 4 Mar 1904
Millie COURTNEY 1908
Rose Etta COURTNEY 26 Jan 1912
Dorothey Lorraine COURTNEY 14 Feb 1914

My grand father (Robert Ernest COURTNEY) was born in Elmer, MO. I have not been able to find out much of anything on my G-Grand father except the record of the 1910 census.
Thanks for you help
-- Jim LowAry http://www.synapse.com/lowary


Kathryn Alsbury Thu Mar 20 1997
Looking for information on BANNINGS. In the 1860 census we have found Frazier Banning and family living in MACON Co. as farmers. We know he was married to a Rebecca WATSON and that his children were: Missouri Banning, James Franklin Banning, Thomas Jasper Banning, Melissa Viola Banning, John Banning, Mattie Banning. We have been told that some of these can be found in Ks. but have not been able to confirm this. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Kathryn Alsbury


Michelle Folsom Sat Mar 22 1997
I am looking for info on Thomas H. SMITH. He married Sarah Ann ELLIS on 23 Oct. 1860 in Macon City, Macon County, MO. I'm looking for his birthdate (1806?) and birthplace. And the names of his parents. Father (W.W. Smith?) Any info would be greatly appreciated.


John Teter Sun Mar 30 1997
Am seeking any and all info on the TETER name. My grand parents were William Teter and Jessie Pearl Teter they had one son Fay Parker Teter who lived in and around Ardmore and College Mound not to far from Macon.


Steve Kemp Sun Mar 30 1997
I would like to exchange research on the family of William and Elizabeth (ELLIS) MORRIS, who came to Macon County, in the early 1800s. Their daughter Elizabeth Morris married Edward D. HOLDER. Both families migrated to Missouri from Barren County, Kentucky.


Sandra Stanton Fri Apr 4 1997
Seeking information on Alexander WILSON born about 1798 in Virginia and died after 1880 in Macon co. He married Sarah in Kentucky and came to Macon Co about 1840. He lived the last years of his life with Alice JOHNSON, his granddaughter (1880 census). Alexander and Sarah had 8 known children. One daughter, Mary Ann, married Hezekiah SNEED on 10 Mar 1842 in Macon co.


Tom Dolan Fri Apr 25 1997
I am a descendent of the Bealmear family that settled Howard and Macon counties well before the Civil War. We have some great documentation, including a memoir written in the 1930s and dealing with pre-Civil War events. We also have about 37 letters that were written between family members in Western Kentucky and Macon County starting in the 1840s. (Many of the letters were from the Atlanta, Mo., area). The family settled in Howard County in about 1821 or 1822 and then some of them moved up the Chariton Valley where they homesteaded. Have you any records or information about the Bealmears? From the information I have, I believe they farmed land about a few miles south of Atlanta. The family is actually somewhat historic...dating back to the 1750s or so in Maryland, where one of them reputedly served with Lafayette. In Mo., they are the subject of a court case that made state law regarding wills. My maternal grandfather, Russel Bealmear of Chicago, sued and broke his father's (Alfred's) second will in the late 1940s. The case was tried in Adair County. I'd be interesed in anything you might know. Thank you. Tom Dolan


Linda Nixon Wed Apr 23 1997
I am looking for descendants or information on brothers, Frederick and William H. ROWLAND who were in Missouri by 1822 and in Macon Co. by 1830. Frederick was a Judge in Macon and by wives Ann KERBY , and Elizabeth HALLEY had 14 Children. William H. Rowland was a merchant in Macon and by wives Elizabeth HOLMAN/HOLDMAN and Mary Ann Catherine ROUSCH , had 17 children who were: Harrett Calmies; Martha Taylor ; William B., Andrew J., Francis M., Benjamin F., Sherod W., Silas R., Timmy C., Frederick H., Benetta TATE , Mary a., Sophia, Armilda, Kitty, Elizabeth Rowland and two unknown names. Any help would be appreciated greatly, and will share what I know.


William Dale Allen Sun Apr 27 1997
Searching for information of ALLENs in early north central Missouri. Given names are Thomas, Joseph, Samuel, James, and William Martin. Believe Thomas ALLEN was one of the first pioneers in the Macon Co. area in the 1820s. Related names are WINTERS/NEET/MCGUINN/DUFFIELD/ATTERBURY Thank you, William Dale Allen 2013 Prowse St. Placentia CA, 92870 (714) 524 6528


Barbara Westman Sat May 3 1997
Looking for any information regarding William Ford b. 15 Jun 1802 d. 10 Mar 1885 in Callao, Macon, MO. Married to Rebecca Tippett.


Barbara Westman Sat May 3 1997
Looking for any information regarding John Washington Rider b. 24 May 1827 in MO. Married Ermon J. Newton 18 Jan 1849 in Jackson, MO.


Bob Ritchie Tue May 6 1997
I am looking for information about a trial that occured between 1926 and 1936. The names of the parties were Gabrel RITCHIE or Gabrel RICCI and Della Ritchie or Della Ricci or Della YORK . If you are unable to help could you please give me the names of your local newspapers. The name could be the Macon Missouri Chronical Herald.


Carolyn Pasquier Fri May 9 1997
Looking for Granville CLINTON who married Martha PORTER. They lived in Lewis Co, MO in the 1870's. Granville died in Lewis or Knox Co MO 1871- 1876 and Martha died @1887. Martha may have a brother named George PORTER. Martha was also married to Peter WILT, in 1876 and to Bartley Brown in 1879. Any information on any of these families would be appreciated. Granville CLINTON had children James S., Mattie (married Welman STEARNS), Sarah J. "Jennie" (married Isaac LANDRETH and moved to Macon Co, MO)


Betty Jean Cobb Mon May 19 1997
Searching for information on PARKS. My great grandparents were David and Prudence (CURTIS) PARKS. They came to around Atlanta, Macon Co., MO between 1860 and 1870 from Maries and Crawford Co., MO along with other PARKS siblings. Mothers name was Rebecca _____. She was shown on the 1850 Crawford Co., MO census as head of household and a widow. My grandmother was Mary Eliza PARKS who married Benjamin Franklin (GALL)BEAMAN in 1877 somewhere in MO. One sister married a HARPOLE and another sister married a BERRY. Any information appreciated and I will be glad to exchange information.


Michael LaFaver Tue May 20 1997
HI -- I'm doing research into the history of the LAFAVER Family. I've noticed some members in the Macon, Missouri area and the Pollack and St. Louis area as well. Wondering if anyone is doing research and very interested in a possible connection to my branch located in the Lehigh Valley and Berks County areas of Pennsylvania. Cheers! Mike LaFaver


Paul Zebe Sun May 25 1997
Trying to find the ancestors of John G. MILES (born c1829) and wife Jane (born c1834), who were living in Middle Fork township of Macon Co. MO at the time of the 1860 and 1870 censuses. Their children were Mary, Lucy, Margaret, Alice, Ella, and Sarah Elizabeth (my ggrandmother). According to the census', John G. and wife were born in KY, and their children were born in MO. Also interested in close neighbors, Johnson MILES (born c1820) and William MILES (born c1831), who may have been relatives of John G. Also interested in Nathanial SIMS and his wife Gabriella, who were living in Middle Fork township in Macon county at the time of the 1880 census (and later). Their children were Myrtle, Nathanial Jr., George, and Pearl. They were related in an unknown fashion to the family of John G. MILES. Any help would be greatly appreciated. My mailing address is Paul Zebe, 42 Huron Ave., Apt. 1, Cambridge, MA 02138-6706


Martha Menzel Wed May 28 1997
Arthur Clarence SWITZER, my grandfather, md. Mattie Spencer MOORE, my grandmother, her father was John E. Moore, The Switzer family moved to Macon County sometime after 1919. Also owned a farm outside of Macon County--buried in Mount Olive cemetery and had relatives in Brookfield, Lois PEREZ.
Need any information on either family.


Pamela Carico Wed May 28 1997
I am looking for information on George Franklin SLIGHTOM died in 1918 in Macon, Macon Co., MO. He married Sarah GROSS and had 6 children. Margaret SLIGHTOM b: 1880, Willie SLIGHTOM b: 1883, Charles SLIGHTOM b: 1885, Levi SLIGHTOM b: 2/10/1887 d: 3/12/1965, Arthur SLIGHTOM b: 11/4/1889 d: 11/1975 in Bevier, Macon Co., MO and Bessie SLIGHTOM b: 1892


Marty Spencer Thu May 29 1997
LYNCH/STIVERS/PATTERSON Seeking info. on the Lynch family that settled in the Putnam Co. MO. area in the 1870's. Cyrus J. Lynch b.1856? bp. Clinton Co OH. Son of Leamon Lynch (1st name is spelled several ways LEMMON, LEMON, ect.) and Rebecca PATTERSON of VA. Cyrus Lynch married Martha A STIVERS of Macon CO. MO. appr. 1880? Cyrus had 10-13 brothers and sisters several that also settled in the area with their Mother Rebecca.
Joseph M. Lynch married 2 Hubbard's,Mary Jane Lynch- ANDERS, Martha A. Lynch CURTIS-CARR,Thomas married a BROWN and WILLIAM married a LAWSON.


Lawrence May Fri May 30 1997
I am researching the descendants of Evans WRIGHT, b. Jan 1762 Rowan Co., NC; d. Feb. 10, 1846 Macon Co., MO. m. 1793 Rebecca SUMMERS. Also his dau. Elizabeth WRIGHT, b. c. 1795 NC, m. Jesse MULLENIX in Wayne Co., KY.


Glenda Massay Sun June 1 1997
William O. MAGRUDER m. Anna SMITH (bro. to Bill Smith). They lived in Macon County Mo. middle to late 1800's then moved to Okla. around turn of the century. Their children were Hollis, John, Joe, Etta, Ruby, Ella, George.
Ella md. Jim C. WHITE (my grandfather). Their children were Bill, Cecil, Glen, (my father) and Ollie. Glen White was born in 1907 in Shawnee, OK.
Any information would be appreciated.


Joseph Sunderland Fri Jun 6 1997
Seeking any descendants of James Richard SUNDERLAND and Nancy Ann GRAVES who were married in Howard Co. on 12 May 1842 and died in Macon Co. in 1884 and 1865 respectively. They had 13 children many staying in Macon Co.


Kay Inman Fri Jun 6 1997
Looking for descendants of James C. MILES and his wife, Mary E. HARRISON. She was born c. 1852 in NC and is listed with her parents in the 1860 Macon Co MO Federal Census. James and Mary were married 3 March 1872, Macon Co, MO, bk E, p.179.


Kay Inman Sun Jun 8 1997
Looking for descendants of John HARRISON, b. ca 1834 (age 26 in 1860 Macon Co MO Federal Census) in Jones Co, NC, d. 29 Dec 1886 at age 52 in Jackson, Macon Co, MO, and buried in Mt. Tabor Cemetery. His obit says he was survived by his wife, but did not give her name. It also stated he was a farmer and had been a Missouri resident for 27 years.


Kay Inman Sun Jun 8 1997
Looking for descendants of John HARRISON, b. ca 1834 (age 26 in 1860 Macon Co MO Federal Census) in Jones Co, NC, d. 29 Dec 1886 at age 52 in Jackson, Macon Co, MO, and buried in Mt. Tabor Cemetery. His obit says he was survived by his wife, but did not give her name. It also stated he was a farmer and had been a Missouri resident for 27 years.


Kay Inman Sun Jun 8 1997
Looking for descendants of Joseph HARRISON, b. ca 1836 in NC (probably Jones County) .. This Joseph is the only one of this family listed in the 1870 Macon Co Mo census in Jackson Twp. He apparently married Mary (surname unknown) b.ca 1842 in ILL).
In 1870 they had the following children:
John b. ca 1862, Thomas b. ca 1863, Albert b. ca 1864, George b. ca 1866, Laura b. ca 1868, and Benjamin b. ca 1869.
His obit states that he died 19 Dec 1896, age 60, in Jackson MO, leaving a wife and nine children, 3 children having preceeded him. Interment at Mt. Tabor Cemetery.


Kay Inman Sun Jun 8 1997
Looking for descendants of Thomas HARRISON, b. ca 1846 in NC (probably Jones Co). Living with his parents in 1860 Macon Co MO Federal census. Marriage record indicates Thomas md 6 apr 1871 to Florence Redman, Book E; p.153, Macon Co, MO.


Kay Inman Sun Jun 8 1997
Looking for descendants of Benjamin HARRISON, b. ca 1854 NC (probably in Jones Co). Living with parents in 1860 Macon Co MO Census). Marriage record 17 Feb 1878 (book E; p.403) to Adra HUTCHINSON. Her obit says she died 29 Jan 1931 in Kirksville, Adair Co, MO, residency was east of Atlanta, MO. Her husband survived her, as did the following children: Miss Clara Harrison, Miss Ora Harrison, Mrs. Pearl FULMER, Walter Harrison and Omer Harrison, all of near Atlanta. Also listed three children of Iowa; Mrs. Zelma HOUSE, Mrs. Loma HUNGATE, and Otis Harrison. The funeral was at Mt. Tabor Church and interment in nearby cemetery.


Kay Inman Sun Jun 8 1997
Looking for descendants of Frederick E. HARRISON. ca 1857 in IOWA. Living with his parents in 1860 Macon Co MO Census). According to his wife's obituary, he married 27 March 1887 to Patience HUTCHINSON (sister to Adra Hutchison who md. Benjamin Harrison). It gave her birth date as 15 April 1871, LaPlata, MO, d. 11 Oct 11, 1928 at age 50. The obit states the union produced 15 children, seven dying in infancy. Those living were: Orval of Aledo, Ill., Claud, Jim, Ben, Denver, and Ray of Battle Creek, Iowa; Mrs. Inas SNELL of Kirksville MO., and Mrs. Aaron SMOOT of Hopewell (there was more about Patience (Hutchinson) Harrison's siblings noted in the obituary).


Bobby J. Wadsworth Tue Jun 10 1997
Seeking descendants of Thomas GEE (c1796-1866) and Elizabeth (surname unknown) of southeast Macon Co., MO. Children were:
1. Prissillah Gee (c1820-?) md. Henry ELLIS, 1850
2. Howell Gee (1823-1901) md. Jane S. MOSS, c1846
3. Susan Gee (1825-1890) md/1 George F. EDWARDS, 1844; md/2 John MILES, 1855
4. Sterling Gee (c1825-1904) md/1 Nancy G. BELL, 1846; md/2 Carrie A. HARRIS, 1882
5. Nancy Gee (c1827-?) md. Amos LOWERY, 1845 -- may have moved to Iowa
6. Henry McDonald Gee (c1831-?) md. Elizabeth SHOUSH, 1852
7. Thomas Gee (c1837-?)
Associated surnames: NEAGLE, BRAMMER, AUNSPAUGH, LISTER, McCARTNEY, DUNBAR, ROSE, MARTIN and VANSKYKE. Please contact me with any GEE- related data. Thanks!


Connie Cameron Sat Jun 14 1997
Looking for information about Gideon SNAVELY, born about 1816 in Virginia, according to Macon County, MO 1850 census. Was he born in Wythe County, VA? If so, am willing to share what I know about the Snavely family from Southwest Virgiia.


George H. Russell Sun Jun 29 1997
Desire information regarding parents, siblings or relatives of my g grandparents,
John HUME(S) and Mary J. (PRINCE) Humes, who lived in Macon County from 1870-1884. My grandmother Susan Rachel Humes was born in Macon Co. in 1870. Her brother Luzena Thomas Humes was born in Kankakee, Ill. in 1866. The family moved to Louisburg, Miami Co. Ks. in 1884. Any information would be appreciated.


Linda Manning Mon Jun 30 1997
Looking for family of Lucille NAYLOR of Macon, MO. SSDI shows she was b. 1911 d. 1982. This name was found in address book and I believe is connected to the PAGE family of Higbee, Randolph, MO.
Also looking for FANNING,EATON,THAYER,HALEY. Addresses all listed as either Macon or Callas, MO. Would like to find their relationship to my family which is PAGE,OWEN,MANNING of Howard and Randolph Counties.


Scotty Rawson Tue Jul 1 1997
Looking for any information about Mary TUTTLE who married James Madison HAGUEWOOD, Nov. 1, 1854 in the Mt. Salem Baptist Church, Macon CO.
Any data would greatly be appreciated. Scotty.


Anne Renshaw Sat Jul 5 1997
I am looking for links to the ABBOTT family.
Martin Hollister ABBOTT came to Macon Co., Mo. from Monroe Co., MO. This is where he had married Nancy Jane BUCHANNAN the 15 Apr 1838. I know his parents were Josiah ABBOTT and Anna HOLLISTER but, I do not know who Nancy Jane's parents were. Any further info. on these families would be greatly appreciated.


Ken McCormick Mon Jul 14 1997
I am seeking the maiden name of my gg-grandmother.
Her first name was Elizabeth and she married Marcus (Marquis) McCORMICK about 1858 (not sure where). She was born in October, 1843 in North Carolina. They lived on a farm near College Mound, had one son, Marcus (b. 1859). Marcus, Sr. was killed in the war in 1863. Elizabeth was remarried in 1869 to Philip BAXTER of Randolph County and moved to Chillicothe. Thanks.


Sally Kasey Thur Jul 18 1997
Looking for family of Singleton Lisle KASEY of Kaseyville, MO. in the mid and late 1800s. A son, James, was a doctor in Salisbury, MO for many years. Another son, Willie, may have moved to Oklahoma. Singleton was the postmaster of Kaseyville. He was married to Octavia HALL.


Kim Esry Fri Aug 8, 1997

Am looking for grave of White Cotten ESRY.

Came to Macon County from KY between 1854 annd 1857. Listed in 1860 Narrows twp P O McLanesville, dwelling no 1072 family no 1072. Last record, Marriage record in Randolph County Dec 24 1872 to Mary HARDESTER.

Had 13 children by first wife Letitia (TAYLOR) Esry.

Children were:

1. Patsy A.
2. William
3. Elizabeth Ann
4. Caroline
5. William T.
6. James H.
7. Nancy M.
8. John H.
9. Leah J.
10. Warner
11. Hanna C.
12. Charles
13. William Wilson

Brothers were Nimrod S. and John.

Nimrod also came to Macon County and is buried in a farm cemetery 1 mile east at the Macon/Randolph county line.

Nimrod also had 12 children.

Thanks for any help.


Mary L Godfrye Sun Aug 10 1997
I am looking for any person which may have information regarding the MULLINIX and or RICHARDSON Families which resided in the town of Macon, Mo.


B. Jackson Fri Aug 15 1997
I've traced my paternal family back to a George JACKSON, born in Macon City, Mo. on Oct. 14 or 15, 1860. His father's name was G. W. JACKSON. I am under the impression that the County Courthouse later burned (in 1910) and all records were lost. I cannot find out who George's parents were. George did say he had two brothers, William and Capp, a half- brother, Shell, and a half-sister, Clara. The family migrated to Texas in 1875 and I find them there. Any information would be appreciated.


R. Edward Turner Sat Aug 16 1997
Please pass on any information your have on the TURNER family located in the Goldsberry area.


Charlotte Dorsey Mon Aug 25 1997
There appears to be a migration of MONROE families from the Mammoth Cave area of KY to Macon Co, MO.
Please help me locate the family of my grandfather, Perry John (PJ) MONROE b. 23 Sep 1876 LaPlata, MO d. 07 Jul 1971 Allen Park, MICH, buried Camp Ground, Jenny (Barren Co) KY.
His parents were Charles P. MONROE and Mary Ann MIDDLETON.


Regina Shultz Mon Sept 1 1997
I am looking for information regarding: James Arthur KING 1849 - 1934, buried Hull cemetary. Married Cordelia HULL 1859 - ?, daughter of Micajah HULL and Nancy BISWELL. Cordelia is also buried at Hull cemetary near Elmer.
Children:
1. Oliver Hershal 1897 - 1953
2. Holace P. (WWI)
3. Arthur
4. Minor H. 1885 - ?
5. Laid

Who were James Arthur KING's parents? Where did he come from? What was Cordelia (HULL) KING's date of death? The stone is worn away.


Regina Shultz Mon Sept 1 1997
I am also looking for information regarding John Louis WILLIAMS. No dates or burial information, but probably late 1840's for birth.
Married Jo Anne ST. CLAIR/SINCLAIR. She died in 1901 in childbirth.
Children:
1. Elizabeth HICKENS
2. Vella JONES
3. Loulabelle HODSON
4. John Louis Jr.
5. Nellie Goldie KING

John Louis WILLIAMS then married a woman named Susan (____?____) after Jo Anne's death.
Any dates, parent information, or where they came from would be appreciated.


Regina Shultz Mon Sept 1 1997
I am looking for information regarding Micajah HULL 12/1798 - 7/19/1860, buried Hull cemetary near Elmer. Married Nancy BISWELL, no information.
One child: Cordelia D. KING 1859 - ?.
Micajah HULL is listed in the 1844 Atlas of Macon Co. as a land owner. He is also listed in the "History of Randolph Co." as having served on a Grand Jury in that county on August 18, 1837 and as one of the first settlers in Richland Township now in Macon Co. The county lines shifted sometime back there.

Any information on Nancy BISWELL, her parents, where she was from? Information on Micajah HULL's parents or where he was from?


Regina Shultz Mon Sept 1 1997
Looking for informaiton regarding Joseph S. YORK 7/17/1852, England - 8/03/1905 near Hart, MO. Married Dovie Leona MOLLOY 1875, Glasco, MO - 1929 near Hart, MO, buried Tuttle cemetary (Sara York farm). She is the daughter of Robert MOLLOY.
Children:
1. Henry 1892 - 1961
2. John
3. Joe 1897 - 1952
4. Duey
5. Ann SNIDER
6. Grace GREEN d: 7/11/1981

Joseph S. YORK's father was a Methodist minister in England. Any information on Joseph S. YORK's parents, siblings, where in England he came from?
Any information on Dovie Leona MOLLOY's mother, where they were originally from, siblings?


Michael Brown Tue Aug 26 1997
Researching TETER and DAY movement from Pendleton County, West Virginia. Absolom DAY, b1795 Married Leah Teter, b1799 in WVA. They moved around the 1830's to Macon Co. MO. Their son, Annanias DAY, b1825, married his first cousin, Mary TETER, b1827 [her parents were: Phillip TETER, b1799 and Rebecca Graham, b 1805]. I'm trying to connect up Absolom with his brothers back in West Virginia. Some moved to Missouri but went back and others stopped at Ohio. Also would like to connect to Rebecca Ann Day (Annias/Mary's daughter) marriage to Jacob Lewis McDANIEL. Have no record of the marriage, only approximately. What's puzzling about this one is that Jacob previously married an Elizabeth DAY, daughter of an Edward DAY, which I do have a record of but can't find any connections between either the families or locations (he must have just liked the surname, the first wife died suddenly after the marriage).
Would enjoy hearing from anyone that connects into these families.


Judie Fite King Tue Aug 26 1997
George W. BLOYD md Sarah E. KING 16 Dec 1883 Macon Co., MO. George b 1863 MO; Sarah b 1867 MO. Would like parents of George and Sarah. Thanks for your help. Judie Fite King, 350 W. Castle Harbour, Friendswood, TX 77546


Jean Scarlott Sat Sep 6 1997
Seeking info on Daniel T. SCARLOTT b. 1840 Ohio listed marrying in Macon Co. Marriages; Aug. 11,1885 to Joan THOMPSON. 1900 census list him of Jefferson City, Missouri. Children listed on census;
Lola M. b. 1883;
Lawerance H. b. 1886;
Orla C. b. 1889.
Any info on this group would make my Day!!


VI GEE Mon Sep 8 1997
Looking for any info on HUFFMAN family. John Yancy Huffman was b.1862 Macon Co, MO. Father was Jere Huffman of KY and mother was Nancy TATE of Adair Co., MO. She was from POLLARD's and TATE's.
John's brothers were Ed, Frank and George. He had several sisters also.
In the 1870's they went to Kansas and then in 1893, made the Cherokee Strip Run into OK.


Joan S. Jones Thu Sep 11 1997
Searching for any connection with John HUGHES b. PA 1836 and Lizzie MORRIS b. Wales 1838. Lizzie was in Oneida County, NY until 1865. Lived in Brookfield, Linn, MO 1871. According to 1880 census, children were:
Louisa M. b 1868,
Edward B. b 1870,
Spencer D. b 1872,
Willie B. b 1877,
Maggie C. b 1880.
Lizzie Hughes lived in Marceline, Macon, MO as found in a 1905 obituary for a sister, Sarah JONES.

David A. Farmer Fri Sep 12 1997
Seeking any information on Samuel C. FARMER who was divorced from Pamela (TALBOT) FARMER in 1872 at Macon County. Also seeking any information on Juriah R. FARMER b. 1813 the mother of Samuel C. FARMER who moved with her family to Macon County in 1840 upon the death of Henry S. FARMER in Pulaski Co., KY.


Tony Walker Mon Sep 15 1997
I am looking for information on William LATCHFORD (born 1872) who lived in Macon, Missouri in 1920 and worked as a coal miner. He was divorced from his wife, the former Lena Wills and had two children. He supposedly died around 1930 in Macon County.
I am also looking for any info on the LATCHFORD, HEALY, METTES and LYNCH families who lived east of Atlanta in Jackson Township.
I would like to share information on these families.


June Epperly Mon Sep 22 1997
Looking for Info: Joseph (James) EPPERLY b.1805 N.C. mar.17Apr1845 to Melvina WITT.
Their son David Newton EPPERLY b. 08 Oct 1850 in Randolph county with wife Martha Ann BRAMMER.
Their son John Albert EPPERLY,SR b. 08 Sept 1876 in Macon county with wife Margaret CONKLIN.
Associated family names: AUSTIN, MOXLEY, WOLFSKILL, HARRIS, REFFETT, BURNETT, WHIRLEN, and BENNETT.


Cary Schooling Campbell Mon Sep 27 1997
Adam Francis SCHOOLING, Sr. married 1st Elizabeth HURST in Washington Co., KY May 21, 1818. Married 2nd July 1850 in Macon Co., MO. to Nancy CROWDER(Widow).
Adam Francis SCHOOLING, Jr. born 1828 in Kentucky, married July 3, 1850 Nancy Jane DORRELL.
I would love any information on the SCHOOLING or DORRELL families that anyone can give me. Plus I have a massive amount of Genealogical Information on the SCHOOLING family to share.


Richard Pierce Tues Nov 4 1997
Need info on James Franklin ROBERTS, from Bevier, born 1858.
 Jim participated in the Graham/Tewksbury war in Arizona from about 1886 to 1892. Top gun hand and involved in several shootings during this time. After the feud Jim was a lawman in the Prescott, Jerome and Clarkdale areas of Arizona. His last notable act was to shoot a bank robber in about 1924.
Any info on him or his family would be greatly appreciated!


Richard Pierce Tues Nov 4 1997
Mr. DAGGS, b. circa ,1830 at Virginia
Spouse: Mrs. Daggs, b. circa ,1830 at Virginia
Married circa ,1850 at Missouri.
Children:
W. A. Daggs, b. circa ,1851 at Missouri
J. F. Daggs, b. circa ,1853 at Missouri
P. P. Daggs, b. circa ,1855 at Missouri
These Daggs Brothers moved to Visalia, Tulare Co, CA in 1872. I think they already had relatives in Tulare Co, CA, possibly and uncle and his family. Some time in the 1880's they moved to Arizona and were in Flagstaff by 1885-6. Noted sheepmen involved as bankers of the famous Graham/Tewksbury war in Arizona. Any info on their family, community ties etc, will be greatly appreciated.


Linda Stewart Tues Nov 4 1997
Looking for information on "The Orphanage of the House of God" operating in College Mound Village, Macon Co, MO in 1910. My grandfather, Amos BULLINGTON was one of the orphans. Does anyone have any info or history on this orphanage? The "manager" was Thomas WAGES.


Wilma J. Collins Wed Nov 5 1997
I am looking for information on Jessie Frank COLLINS born Apr. 1886. He married Jane May(Jennie) MENDENHALL at Tulvania, Mo. on Dec. 25, 1913. Jane was born at Macon, Mo. to Nathaniel Benson MENDENHALL and Lavina TODD, They are buried at Elmer, Mo. Jessie grew up at Bucklin Mo. His parents were David A. and Margaret COLLINS. If you have any information please let me know.


Gordon Williams Sun Nov 9 1997
Samantha SUMPTER married John A. HYATT November 27, 1840 in Macon County, MO, and she died about 1898 in Macon County.
Is there a relationship to Thomas Sumpter who came to Macon County in 1854 and married Elizabeth "Lizzie" RICHARDSON?
Who were the parents of Lizzie Richardson Sumpter and did they live in Macon County?
There is some question as to the children of Thomas and Lizzie Sumpter; were William Ernest and Homer their children or were they nephews who they raised?
Any information about these families will be appreciated. I would be glad to share any info I have.


Robin Dixson Sun Nov 9 1997
Would like to find parents of David WHITE who died 20 Aug 1899 in Macon Co.
He was born in IL? in 1863. His wife I believe is Jennie ROBINSON or ROBERTSON she died in Macon in 1917.
She was born in 1868 possibly Knox Co., MO. I believe their children are Nellie, Nora, Bernice, Frank Robert, Roy, Grace, Oscar.
It would also be appreciated if someone could confirm Jennie's parents. I think they are Thomas B. ROBINSON/ROBERTSON and Marinda DENNIS both of IL.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.


Steve Peterson Sun Nov 9 1997
I am looking for information on a Ora CRANE.
I do not know if Crane is her married or maiden name.
She supposedly died, from an exploding stove, sometime between 1900-1920 in Macon County.
I also believe that she was married to a saloon owner somewhere in Macon County.


Marcy Simmons Mon Nov 10 1997
Looking for information on John McCAW and wife, Anna HOLMES.
Lived in the La Plata, Macon Co. and Kirksville, Adair Co. around 1900. Anna died about 1900 in Kirksville.
John living with daughter Eva in 1900 census, Kirksville.
Children:
Maggie m. to Julius Hemen FOOTE
Cora Belle d. May 29, 1897 in Kirksville
Eva May m. to Emerson Bennett HANE, Feb. 15 1905 in Kirksville
Alice m. to Sidney Richard WOOD, Nov. 22, 1874
Also Charles A. and Ella McCAW, possibly related.


Amy Batchelder Sun Nov 16 1997
I am researching the BUNDREN and EVERHART families that settled in Macon Co in the late 1830's, early 1840's.
I am interested in corresponding with anyone with additional information.


Francis J. Vogler Sat Nov 22 1997
Old WOOD family record indicates that Nathaniel MOORE b. 1803, KY, settled in Laplata, Macon, MO.
He md. 21 Jan 1828 in Jacksonville, Morgan, IL to Polly WOOD b. 1806, VA.
They were dismissed by letter from Charity Baptist Church in Bird, Macoupin, IL Apr 1862.
Their son and my grand-father Henry David MOORE b.12 Jan 1849, Morgan Co. IL was md. 1st 26 Dec 1871 in Macon, MO to Mary Jane ASHBAUGH b. 25 Dec 1855, KY, d. 2 Mar 1881, IL, md. 2nd in South Otter, Macoupin, IL to Mary Ann SNOW b. 14 Dec 1864, Nilwood, Macoupin, IL.
As far as I know Henry and Mary Ann MOORE spent their lives in Illinois.
What became of Nathaniel and Polly MOORE? Any help appreciated.


Paul Zebe Tues Nov 25 1997
Trying to find the descendants of
(1) John MILES (born c1807) and his three wives, ?, Martha LUNSFORD, and Susan GEE
(2) James MILES Jr. (born c1813) and his wife, Malinda RUDD,
(3) Uriah MILES (born c1815) and his wife, Irena RUDD.
John, James Jr., and Uriah were living with their families in southern Macon County in the 1850s. Uriah and James Jr. are said to be brothers who were both born in Caswell County, NC. John, also born in Caswell County, may have been a brother of Uriah and James Jr.
Irena and Malinda were daughters of Jeremiah RUDD of Caswell County, NC.
It is reported that James Jr. and Irena returned to Caswell County after their respective spouses died. Some of their children, however, remained in Macon County. John died in Macon County in c1884. Any help would be greatly appreciated. My mailing address is Paul Zebe, 42 Huron Ave., Apt. 1, Cambridge, MA 02138-6706


Carl and Lorry Berndt Tues Nov 25 1997
Looking for information regarding Leander O. Platt.
He moved to MO in the middle to late 1860's.
His wifes name was Helen Adelia Blain, md. 1 Jan 1863.
Leander was a resident of Atlanta in Lyda Twp., for 25 years. He died 23 Dec 1932.
He was preceded in death by his wife in 1929. I am looking for his childrens names and his paternal grandparents, whose residence was probably in New York.
Leander's father was Blydenburg R. Platt d. 31 Jan 1849 and his mother was Fidelia Hammond, d. 12 May 1862.


Chris Doehring Wed Nov 26 1997
Looking for family or information on James P DONOVAN and Ellen LYNCH.
They lived in Macon in 1870 Census and 1880 Census. They left for St. Louis sometime after George L. KEARNS md. their daughter, Mary E. Donovan, my gg grandma, there in 1882.
I am also looking for James KEARNS, his wife Catherine KEARNS, and of course George KEARNS.
By 1900 they are in St. Louis but haven't researched when they arrived.


Phil Fields Wed Nov 26 1997
Looking for information about my Grandfather Hezekiah Foster JOHNSON,
born in Macon County 12-22-1892.
His Parents were George Fanton Johnson and Margaret (Maggie) Anne PARSON. My grandfather's obit says he moved to Oklahoma in 1901.
I don't know when his parents moved to Macon County or where they came from. Hezekiah is my mother's father.
If you have information please contact me through e-mail or at Phil Fields 1908 Woodland Blvd., Flower Mound, TX 75028. Thank You.


Jerry R. Chezum Tues Dec 2 1997
I am looking for information on John GREEN found in the 1900 census living in Chariton township.
He was the father of Mary Green who was the mother of my grandfather, Willard LOE.
I do know that he was a coal miner, working in the Ardmore area coal mines, also that his grandfather was John Green who lived in Chariton Twp in the 1900 census, Willard was living with him at that time. Also that John Green owned the property on which he lived in 1900.
Thank you for any help that you can give me.
Jerry R. Chezum
520A Driftwood Dr.
Jefferson City, Mo 65109-0032


Elizabeth Knudson Wed Dec 3 1997
I am searching for information on the BROCK and DYSART families.
Mary Maud Dysart married Alson Williams Brock in 1890. Her parents were Emma Valinda TURNER and Benjamin Robert Dysart (married 1866).
His parents were Louisa Olivia Williams and Sidney Gorham Brock (married 1861). Thank you.


Brenda Rodgers Fri Dec 5 1997
Searching for information on John P. HALL b. 1840, Eli Thomas Hall 1861, George Riley Hall, Nannie and Deliah Hall. Eli is buried at Riverview Cemetary Louisianna Mo


Brenda Rodgers Fri Dec 5 1997
Searching for information on Omer Pashe HOLLCROFT, Omer R., Lesander (Lysander) O., Isa Dora, Della Mae, Gertie, Hiram, Eliza Jane, and Beauregard.


Brenda Rodgers Fri Dec 5 1997
Searching for information on Elmer Franklin BURKETT, b. 1890, spouse Elsie M. HALL, b. 1895 married 1912. Elmer's mother's name was Lydia Jane HUMPHRIES, b. 1871. Don't know father's name.


Sharon Roach Sat Dec 6 1997
Nancy Ann DUNN md. 1857 to William O'BRIEN they had one daughter, Mary Isabell O'BRIEN B. 1858 and by 1860 he is gone. Where???
Nancy, the daughter of Mark DUNN and Charlotte ________?, is back home with Isabell in the 1860 census.
Mark is dead before 1860.(?)
If anyone has info on any of these please let me know.


John D. Bell Thur Dec 10 1997
John C. KESSENGER, M.D. lived in Elmer, Mo for an unknown amount of time.
A son, my grand father, John D. Kessenger was born in Elmer, July 8, 1865.
Family moved to Milan, Mo about 1870.
Seeking information on the parents of John C. and of his marriage to a Martha or Margaret?, and any other children.
John D. Bell, M.D.
2009 Terrace Ave.
Klamath Falls,Or 97601


Iola Homan Sat Dec 20 1997
Searching for any info on my Great Grandparents:
William ROWLAND b. Ky., 1820s and Nancy LYNCH or LENS.
Nancy b. 1834 in Ill.
Two known children:
Amanda McREYNOLDS b.1861 in Ia.
Mary Ellen CARMICHAEAL b.1865 in Mo.
Nancy and Mary Ellen are in Clark Co. Mo. in the 1880 census.
Was William in the civil war?
Will share any info. Possibly William ROWLAND is a son of Fredrick or William H of Macon Co. Mo.


Jackie Walton Sun Dec 21 1997
I'm searching for information on Elizabeth COCHRANE, born Aug. 26, 1920 in Macon, MO.
Her parents were named Clarance Cochrane and Edna Cochrane, nee MARQUITH.
She married Arnold HAGLER and had one daughter, Helen Marie Hagler, b. Aug. 26, 1948 (also in Macon).
Information about any of these people, including names of brothers or sisters, other parents, etc. would be much appreciated. Thank you very much.


Sue Prince Sun Dec 21 1997
I am looking for information on the BUTLER family.
My ggg grandfather, Charles Butler, resided in Macon Co. from 1840 till his death.
His wife was Nancy Ellen HUCKABEE Butler.
He obtained property there and his daughter Rebbeca Ann Butler was born in Macon Co., MO in 1844.
Any information would be appreciated. Thanks


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