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Dennis Family


 

 

Descendants of Absalom Dennis

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

        1.  Absalom1 Dennis was born 05 Jun 1791 in Loudon Co., VA, and died 19 May 1877 in Monroe Co., OH.  He married Mary Ann Wilson 21 Dec 1811 in Leesburg, Loudon co., VA, daughter of Moses Wilson and Tamar Burson.  She was born 06 Mar 1796 in Loudon Co., VA, and died 12 Dec 1847 in Monroe Co., OH.

 

More About Mary Ann Wilson:

Date born 2: 06 Mar 1796

       

Children of Absalom Dennis and Mary Wilson are:

        2                 i.    Jesse B.2 Dennis, born 20 Mar 1814.

        3                ii.    Alexander Anderson Dennis, born 20 Apr 1815.

+      4               iii.    Moses W. Dennis, born Dec 1816.

        5               iv.    Sarah Dennis, born 1818.

        6                v.    Benjamin Franklin Dennis, born 1820.

        7               vi.    James W. Dennis, born 1822.

        8              vii.    Absalom Newton Dennis, born Aug 1823.

+      9             viii.    Joseph Thomas Dennis, born 27 Jan 1825 in VA; died 17 Feb 1910 in Burial, Dennis Cem. Gracey.

        10             ix.    John Patrick Martin H. Dennis, born 13 Nov 1826.

        11              x.    Tasy Jane Dennis, born 1828.

        12             xi.    Tamer N. Dennis, born 19 Jun 1830.

        13            xii.    Samuel S. Dennis, born 1833.

        14           xiii.    David L. Dennis, born 1835.

        15           xiv.    George Washington Dennis, born 02 Aug 1836.

        16            xv.    Olive Dennis, born 1837.

        17           xvi.    William Martin Dennis, born 1845.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

        4.  Moses W.2 Dennis (Absalom1) was born Dec 1816.  He married Mary Johnson.  She was born Abt. 1821 in NY.

       

Children of Moses Dennis and Mary Johnson are:

        18               i.    Mary A.3 Dennis, born Abt. 1841.

        19              ii.    Sarah Dennis, born Abt. 1842; died 1847.

+      20             iii.    John W. Dennis, born Abt. 1844.

        21             iv.    Absalom Dennis, born Abt. 1845.

        22              v.    Joseph A. Dennis, born 14 May 1846.

        23             vi.    Esther Dennis, born Abt. 1847.

        24            vii.    Peter Dennis, born 23 Jan 1850.

        25           viii.    Flora Dennis, born Abt. 1852.

        26             ix.    Nancy Dennis, born Abt. 1853.

        27              x.    Moses Dennis, born Abt. 1856.

        28             xi.    Alexander Dennis, born Abt. 1858.

        29            xii.    Benjamin Franklin Dennis, born Abt. 1860.

        30           xiii.    Perry W. Dennis, born Abt. 1863.

        31           xiv.    Joshua Dennis, born Abt. 1866.

 

 

        9.  Joseph Thomas2 Dennis (Absalom1) was born 27 Jan 1825 in VA1, and died 17 Feb 1910 in Burial, Dennis Cem. Gracey.  He married Hester Ann Johnson.  She was born 20 Oct 1831 in NY, and died 05 Feb 1899 in Burial, Dennis Cem. Gracey.

       

Children of Joseph Dennis and Hester Johnson are:

        32               i.    Frederick Washingon3 Dennis, born 30 Dec 1848; died 14 Aug 1905 in TN.  He married Mary Josephine LeGros 1892 in WI; born 04 Mar 1866 in WI.

        33              ii.    Mary Elizabeth Dennis, born Sep 1855.  She married John Cast.

        34             iii.    Sarah Catherine Dennis, born 06 Mar 1858 in Monroe Co., OH; died 30 Dec 1923 in Williamstown, WV.  She married Alonzo Pugh 25 Apr 1877 in Wash. Co., OH.

        35             iv.    Abraham Lincoln Dennis, born Abt. 1859 in OH; died 1932 in OH.  He married Amanda Ellen Casey 09 Jan 1879 in Wash. Co., OH.

        36              v.    Josiah Thomas Dennis, born Abt. 1861.

+      37             vi.    John H. Dennis, born 20 Dec 1864 in Monroe Co., OH; died 25 May 1934 in Wash. Co., OH.

        38            vii.    Frank Elmer Dennis, born Abt. 1866.  He married Lillie Wallace.

        39           viii.    Charles W. Dennis, born Abt. 1873.

+      40             ix.    George Alexander Dennis, born 18 May 1870 in Gracey; died 05 Mar 1940.

        41              x.    Moses W. Dennis, born 1851.

        42             xi.    McGown Dennis, born Abt. 1853.

        43            xii.    Solomon Dennis.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

        20.  John W.3 Dennis (Moses W.2, Absalom1) was born Abt. 1844.  He married Mary E. Groves 09 Aug 1868.  She was born Abt. 1842.

       

Children of John Dennis and Mary Groves are:

        44               i.    Samuel4 Dennis.  He married Mary F. Fox 23 Nov 1904.

        45              ii.    George W. Dennis, born Abt. 1864.

        46             iii.    Isaiah F. Dennis, born Abt. 1869.

        47             iv.    Julia F. Dennis, born Abt. 1875.

        48              v.    James W. Dennis, born Abt. 1879.

+      49             vi.    Sarah Isabelle Dennis, born Abt. 1872.

 

 

        37.  John H.3 Dennis (Joseph Thomas2, Absalom1) was born 20 Dec 1864 in Monroe Co., OH, and died 25 May 1934 in Wash. Co., OH.  He married (1) Martha McKitrick 04 Oct 1884.  She was born Abt. 1865.  He married (2) Bertha D. Hoggett Bef. 1900.  She was born 1879, and died 1902.  He married (3) Ethel Algretta Smith Aft. 1902 in Wash. Co., OH.  She was born Abt. 1881, and died 20 Nov 1916 in Wash. Co., OH.

       

Child of John Dennis and Bertha Hoggett is:

        50               i.    Winnie Belle4 Dennis, born 17 Sep 1900 in MO.

 

       

Child of John Dennis and Ethel Smith is:

        51               i.    Wilbert Austin4 Dennis, born 15 Jan 1908; died 19 May 1997 in Wash. Co., OH.

 

 

        40.  George Alexander3 Dennis (Joseph Thomas2, Absalom1) was born 18 May 1870 in Gracey, and died 05 Mar 1940.  He married Sarah Corda Whiteous Abt. 1888.  She was born 25 Jul 1868, and died 05 Dec 1935.

       

Children of George Dennis and Sarah Whiteous are:

        52               i.    Charles4 Dennis, born Abt. 1893.  He married Gertrude Rowland 31 Dec 1913 in Washington Co OH; born 23 Jul 1893.

        53              ii.    Lulu Dennis.  She married Fredrick Albert Lauer 14 Aug 1912.

        54             iii.    Raymond Dennis.  He married Della Lauer 15 Jan 1918.

        55             iv.    William Dennis.

        56              v.    Bertha Dennis.

+      57             vi.    Sherman Okey Dennis, born 16 Feb 1902.

        58            vii.    Harry Edward Dennis.

        59           viii.    Lillie Dennis.

        60             ix.    Reginia Dennis.

        61              x.    George Dennis.

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

        49.  Sarah Isabelle4 Dennis (John W.3, Moses W.2, Absalom1) was born Abt. 1872.  She married Oscar Carver. 

       

Children of Sarah Dennis and Oscar Carver are:

+      62               i.    Eugene William5 Carver, born 01 Oct 1896.

+      63              ii.    Eshter Ada Carver, born 16 Feb 1907; died 21 Feb 1990 in Burial, East Lawn.

 

 

        57.  Sherman Okey4 Dennis (George Alexander3, Joseph Thomas2, Absalom1) was born 16 Feb 1902.  He married Margaret Garnet Noland 30 Jun 1923, daughter of David Noland and Mathilda Schultheis.  She was born 19 Feb 1902, and died 30 Sep 1985 in East Lawn Cemetery.

 

More About Sherman Okey Dennis:

Burial: East Lawn Cem.

 

More About Margaret Garnet Noland:

Burial: East Lawn Cem.

       

Children of Sherman Dennis and Margaret Noland are:

+      64               i.    Rosamond Pauline5 Dennis.

+      65              ii.    Howard LaVerne Dennis.

+      66             iii.    Ruth Charlene Dennis.

        67             iv.    Wilford Okey Dennis, born 12 Aug 1931; died 20 Jun 1944 in East Lawn Cemetery.

+      68              v.    Gary Lee Dennis.

 

 

Generation No. 5

 

        62.  Eugene William5 Carver (Sarah Isabelle4 Dennis, John W.3, Moses W.2, Absalom1) was born 01 Oct 1896.  He married Stella Mary Hendricks 27 Feb 1917, daughter of George Hendricks and Rosa Addlesburger.  She was born 29 Apr 1899, and died 1979 in Burial, Gravel Bank Cem..

       

Children of Eugene Carver and Stella Hendricks are:

        69               i.    Edwin6 Carver.

        70              ii.    Lorene Carver.

        71             iii.    James Carver, died in infancy.

 

 

        63.  Eshter Ada5 Carver (Sarah Isabelle4 Dennis, John W.3, Moses W.2, Absalom1) was born 16 Feb 1907, and died 21 Feb 1990 in Burial, East Lawn.  She married Charles Earl Hendricks 26 Apr 1927, son of George Hendricks and Rosa Addlesburger.  He was born 18 Feb 1902, and died 11 Jan 1983 in Burial, East Lawn.

 

More About Eshter Ada Carver:

Name 2: Esther Ada Carver

       

Children of Eshter Carver and Charles Hendricks are:

        72               i.    Wilma Isabella6 Hendricks.  She married Robert Lee Miller.

        73              ii.    Earl Gaylord Hendricks.  He married Martha Rosellla Williams.

        74             iii.    Victor Eugene Hendricks, born 13 Jul 1932; died 26 Mar 1969.  He married Phyllis Ellison.

        75             iv.    Glen L. Hendricks, born 1933; died 1935 in infancy.

        76              v.    Carolyn Avis Hendricks.

        77             vi.    Rachel Noreen Hendricks.

 

 

        64.  Rosamond Pauline5 Dennis (Sherman Okey4, George Alexander3, Joseph Thomas2, Absalom1)  She married Harry Hart.  He was born 02 Sep 1920, and died 05 Feb 1978 in East Lawn Cemetery.

 

More About Harry Hart:

Burial: East Lawn Cem.

       

Children of Rosamond Dennis and Harry Hart are:

        78               i.    David6 Hart.  He married Sharon Mullins.

        79              ii.    Steven Okey Hart.

 

 

        65.  Howard LaVerne5 Dennis (Sherman Okey4, George Alexander3, Joseph Thomas2, Absalom1)  He married Ruth Mitchem, daughter of Fred Mitchem and Bessie Wynn. 

       

Children of Howard Dennis and Ruth Mitchem are:

        80               i.    Lloyd David6 Dennis.  He married Yolan Danku.

        81              ii.    Douglas Raymond Dennis.  He married Dianne Ferinhough.

 

 

        66.  Ruth Charlene5 Dennis (Sherman Okey4, George Alexander3, Joseph Thomas2, Absalom1)  She married Paul Smith. 

       

Children of Ruth Dennis and Paul Smith are:

        82               i.    Cheryl Darlene6 Smith.

        83              ii.    Lyle Ken Smith.  He married Sabine Hahn in Germany.

        84             iii.    Kimberly Sue Smith.

 

 

        68.  Gary Lee5 Dennis (Sherman Okey4, George Alexander3, Joseph Thomas2, Absalom1)  He married Norma Ziegler. 

       

Children of Gary Dennis and Norma Ziegler are:

        85               i.    Brant Alan6 Dennis.

        86              ii.    Jane Ann Dennis.  She married Rodney Michael Zide.