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Ebenezer and Mary Greene Battelle


Battelle Home 2.jpg George J. Blazier, West Virginia History, Charleston WV, Vol. 15, No. 3, April 1954 Ebenezer Battelle Jr. purchased land in present day Newport in 1801. He became one of the leading men in Newport settlement. His wife was Mary Greene, daughter of John Greene, one of the early settlers of that community. They were parents of five sons and one daughter. In 1839, Ebenezer and his youngest son, Andrew, laid out the village site of present day Newport of which the Battelle home, erected soon after 1802, was the center.

 

Generation No. 1

 

        1.  Ebenezer1 Battelle  (EbenezerA, EbenezerB, EbenezerC, JohnD, ThomasE) was born 08 Sep 1778 in Dedham, Mass, and died 02 Jan 1876 in Newport Cemetery.  He married Mary Greene 10 Sep 1800 in Newport, OH, daughter of John Greene and Mary Greene.  She was born 02 Sep 1778 in Warwick RI, and died 24 Jul 1871 in Newport Cemetery.

       

Children of Ebenezer Battelle and Mary Greene are:

        2                 i.    Cornelius Durant2 Battelle, born 26 Sep 1801; died in infancy.

        3                ii.    Mary Ann Battelle, born 31 Jan 1803; died in infancy.

        4               iii.    Mary Ann Battelle, born 09 Feb 1804; died in infancy.

+      5               iv.    Rev Cornelius Durant Battelle, born 13 Jul 1807 in Washington  Co., Ohio; died 02 Jul 1897 in Columbus Ohio.

        6                v.    Phebe Greene Battelle, born 20 Apr 1809 in Newport, Washington Co., Ohio; died 15 Sep 1841 in St Louis MO.  She married REV Wesley Browning 13 Feb 1834 in Washington Co OH; born 15 Aug 1795 in Montgonery Co MD; died 06 Nov 1888 in Rinkelville Mo.

+      7               vi.    Thomas Smith Battelle, born 20 Aug 1812 in Newport Ohio.

+      8              vii.    Rev. Gordon Battelle, born 14 Nov 1814 in Newport Ohio; died 07 Aug 1862 in Washington D.C..

+      9             viii.    Capt. Ebenezer Jr Battelle, born 22 May 1817 in Newport Ohio; died 1889.

+      10             ix.    Andrew Brimmer Battelle, born 26 Sep 1820 in Newport, Ohio; died 30 Apr 1887 in Bellaire, Ohio..

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

        5.  Rev Cornelius Durant2 Battelle (Ebenezer1, EbenezerA, EbenezerB, EbenezerC, JohnD, ThomasE) was born 13 Jul 1807 in Washington  Co., Ohio, and died 02 Jul 1897 in Columbus Ohio.  He married (1) Elizabeth Greenwood 13 Jul 1829 in Newport, OH.  She was born 12 Dec 1811 in Morgantown (WV), and died 1856.  He married (2) Martha Guthrie 26 Nov 1856 in Wheeling (WV).  She was born 27 Jan 1825 in PA, and died 28 Aug 1908.

       

Children of Cornelius Battelle and Elizabeth Greenwood are:

        11               i.    Alpheus Monroe3 Battelle, born 24 Apr 1830 in Virginia; died Bet. 1900 - 1910 in Kansas Brown Co Hiawatha twp.  He married (1) Mintie A. Beymer.  He married (2) Armarintha Adela Beyer 29 Jun 1852; born 07 Jan 1832 in Ohio; died Bet. 1900 - 1910 in Kansas Brown Co Hiawatha twp.

        12              ii.    Son Battelle, born Feb 1832; died Feb 1832.

        13             iii.    William Greenwood Battelle, born 15 Dec 1835; died 02 Mar 1869 in Wheeling WV.  He married Anna Mariah MaClain 04 Feb 1858.

        14             iv.    Amelia Gordonia Battelle, born 19 Oct 1840.  She married Robert Alexander Jones 20 Sep 1860.

        15              v.    Elizabeth Amanda Battelle, born 17 Dec 1847 in Ohio; died Aft. 1920.  She married Winfield Scott Holden 08 Nov 1866; born 14 May 1845 in Ohio; died Bet. 1910 - 1920.

        16             vi.    Amelia B. Battelle.

 

 

        7.  Thomas Smith2 Battelle (Ebenezer1, EbenezerA, EbenezerB, EbenezerC, JohnD, ThomasE) was born 20 Aug 1812 in Newport Ohio.  He married (1) Grace Ann Flemming 29 Aug 1833 in Uniontown PA.  She was born 14 Jul 1810 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, and died 19 Jun 1849 in Muscatine Iowa.  He married (2) Louisa Anderson 07 Mar 1850 in Muscatine Iowa.  She was born 01 Sep 1812, and died 26 Oct 1870 in Sierra Valley CA.  He married (3) Sue L (Bailey) West 24 Apr 1873 in Reno Nev.  She was born Sep 1832 in Onondaga NY, and died 20 Nov 1883 in Sierra Valley CA.  He married (4) Almira Brown 25 Dec 1885 in Los Angeles CA.  She was born 28 Jun 1814 in Columbia NY.

       

Children of Thomas Battelle and Grace Flemming are:

        17               i.    Thorton Fleming3 Battelle, born 26 Nov 1834.  He married Corylynn Elvira Parker.

        18              ii.    Mary Louisa Battelle, born 28 May 1836.

        19             iii.    Albert Augustus Battelle, born 27 Aug 1837.

        20             iv.    Sarah Josephine Battelle, born 29 Jan 1839.

        21              v.    William Henry Battelle, born 21 Oct 1840.

        22             vi.    George Lewellyn Battelle, born 16 Dec 1844.  He married Sarah Ramsey.

        23            vii.    Mary Louisa Battelle, born 09 Dec 1846.  She married Benjamin Lemmon.

 

 

        8.  Rev. Gordon2 Battelle (Ebenezer1, EbenezerA, EbenezerB, EbenezerC, JohnD, ThomasE) was born 14 Nov 1814 in Newport Ohio, and died 07 Aug 1862 in Washington D.C..  He married (2) Maria Louise Tucker 12 Oct 1842 in Somerset Ohio, daughter of Waldo Tucker and Lydia Jenny.  She was born in Vermont, and died 07 Dec 1889 in Buffalo NY.

       

Children of Gordon Battelle and Maria Tucker are:

        24               i.    Mary Louisa3 Battelle, born 30 Sep 1843.  She married Fredrick Atwood.

        25              ii.    Col. John Gordon Battelle, born 12 May 1845; died 10 May 1918.  He married Annie Maude Norton; born 26 Jan 1863; died 23 Mar 1925.

        26             iii.    Ella Virginia Battelle, born 02 Sep 1847.  She married William Albert Dietrich.

        27             iv.    Julia Elizabeth Battelle, born 22 May 1849 in Newport Ohio; died 30 Jan 1883.  She married Rev John William Hamilton 24 Dec 1873; born 18 Mar 1845 in Weston, WV; died 24 Jul 1934 in Boston Mass.

        28              v.    Sarah Frances Battelle, born 20 Dec 1850.

        29             vi.    Cora White Battelle.  She married Clarence Milton Fenton.

        30            vii.    Charles Waldo Battelle, born 04 Dec 1853; died 30 Dec 1854.

        31           viii.    Emma Lydia Battelle, born 25 Nov 1856; died 12 Jun 1915.  She married Rev John William Hamilton 18 Dec 1888; born 18 Mar 1845 in Weston, WV; died 24 Jul 1934 in Boston Mass.

 

 

        9.  Capt. Ebenezer Jr2 Battelle (Ebenezer1, EbenezerA, EbenezerB, EbenezerC, JohnD, ThomasE) was born 22 May 1817 in Newport Ohio, and died 1889.  He married Julia Putnam Barker 28 Apr 1841 in Washington Co OH, daughter of Joseph Barker and Melissa Stone.  She was born 1821.

       

Children of Ebenezer Battelle and Julia Barker are:

        32               i.    Wesley Browning3 Battelle, born 30 Jan 1842; died Bef. 1860.

        33              ii.    Joseph Barker Battelle, born 15 Oct 1845; died Aft. 1920 in California.  He married Emma D Clark; born Sep 1850; died Aft. 1920 in California.

        34             iii.    Charles Durant Battelle, born 27 Jan 1848.  He married Ida McDermott Roe.

        35             iv.    Marcus Ebenezer Battelle, born 16 Aug 1851.

        36              v.    Julian Gordon Battelle, born 13 Jun 1853.

        37             vi.    Harry Ebenezer Battelle, born 06 Jun 1856.

        38            vii.    Albert Marshall Battelle, born 22 Jul 1858.

        39           viii.    Lillian Stone Battelle, born 19 Feb 1860.

        40             ix.    Alice Battelle, born 29 Jul 1863.

 

 

        10.  Andrew Brimmer2 Battelle (Ebenezer1, EbenezerA, EbenezerB, EbenezerC, JohnD, ThomasE) was born 26 Sep 1820 in Newport, Ohio, and died 30 Apr 1887 in Bellaire, Ohio..  He married Elizabeth Mary Barker 23 Dec 1847 in Washington Co OH, daughter of Joseph Barker and Melissa Stone.  She was born 02 Feb 1824 in Newport Ohio, and died 03 Apr 1898 in Toledo, Lucas, OH.

       

Children of Andrew Battelle and Elizabeth Barker are:

        41               i.    Mary Isabella3 Battelle, born 09 Apr 1849; died 09 Sep 1863.

        42              ii.    Rufus Barker Battelle, born 10 Jan 1852; died 21 Jul 1921.  He married Emma Eliza Benny.

        43             iii.    Marie Antoinette Battelle, born 08 Sep 1853 in Newport Ohio; died 18 Oct 1920 in Willimantic CT.  She married John Lawrence Schilling; born 1842 in Harpers Ferry VA; died 15 Mar 1958 in Willimantic, CT.

        44             iv.    W Brimmer Battelle, born 25 May 1855; died 07 Oct 1880.  He married Jennie Atwood.

        45              v.    Julia Elizabeth Bessie Battelle, born 21 Jun 1857; died 02 Jan 1921.  She married Clinton Brooke.

        46             vi.    Frances Phebe Fannie Battelle, born 01 May 1860; died 19 Dec 1919.  She married Jack Funk.

        47            vii.    Ellen Louise Nellie Battelle, born 02 Jul 1865; died 1910.  She married James Preston Clarke 14 Aug 1893.

        48           viii.    Louis Gordon Battelle, born 01 Apr 1866; died 03 Sep 1957.  He married Annie Sellers.

 

A complete Battelle Genealogy file can be found on the Genealogy page.