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Holdren Family


 

Descendants of Joseph Holdren

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

        1.  Joseph1 Holdren was born Abt. 1757 in Holand.  He married Grace Coleman, daughter of Thomas Coleman and Elizabeth Roe.  She was born 1750, and died 1842.

 

Notes for Joseph Holdren:

Joseph Holdren, a farmer and shoemaker residing in Holland, came to America and settled in Greene Co., PA. In 1801 he moved to the settlement of Newport, later making his home just below Ferguson's Landing where he died in 1824. 

       

Children of Joseph Holdren and Grace Coleman are:

+      2                 i.    John2 Holdren, born 15 Oct 1777.

+      3                ii.    Mary (Polly) Holdren, born 11 May 1781 in New Jersey; died 23 Feb 1871 in Delaware Co., Indiana.

+      4               iii.    Joseph Jr. Holdren, born 17 Jan 1782; died 14 Jul 1824 in Holdren Cemetery.

+      5               iv.    Susannah Holdren, born 16 Mar 1784; died 27 Sep 1833 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

+      6                v.    Grace Holdren, born 1786 in Lancaster Co,. Pennsylvania; died 1847 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

        7               vi.    Elizabeth (Betsey) Holdren, born Feb 1786.  She married Tibs McCay 18 Jul 1808.

 

More About Tibs McCay:

Residence: Athens Co., OH

 

        8              vii.    Matthias Holdren, born 08 May 1788.  He married Mary Racer.

 

More About Matthias Holdren:

Residence: Athens Co., OH

 

        9             viii.    Sophia Holdren, born 1790.

+      10             ix.    Coleman Holdren, born 13 May 1791; died 1875.

+      11              x.    Ruth Holdren, born 07 May 1793; died Aft. 1850.

        12             xi.    Nancy Holdren, born 1795 in PA.  She married William Gilkie.

 

More About William Gilkie:

Residence: Kentucky

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

        2.  John2 Holdren (Joseph1) was born 15 Oct 1777.  He married Rose McKinney. 

 

Notes for John Holdren:

Records on the family of John and Rose McKinney Holdren from Jos. W. Holdren, Independence, KS

       

Children of John Holdren and Rose McKinney are:

+      13               i.    William3 Holdren, born 1799.

        14              ii.    Polly Holdren.  She married C. F. Mulholland.

 

 

        3.  Mary (Polly)2 Holdren (Joseph1) was born 11 May 1781 in New Jersey, and died 23 Feb 1871 in Delaware Co., Indiana.  She married Dennis Racer 28 Jan 1802 in Washington Co., Ohio, son of Benjamin Racer and Mary Chesynor.  He was born Abt. 1777 in New Jersey.

       

Children of Mary Holdren and Dennis Racer are:

        15               i.    Dennis3 Racer, born Abt. 1818.

+      16              ii.    Ann Racer, born 31 Mar 1807.

        17             iii.    Benjamin Racer, born 26 Nov 1810 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Sarah Minear 19 Sep 1833 in Athens, Co., Ohio.

        18             iv.    David C. Racer, born 18 Dec 1806 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Melinda Farrabee 17 Jan 1841 in Athens, Co., Ohio.

        19              v.    Joseph Racer, died in Drowning.

 

 

        4.  Joseph Jr.2 Holdren (Joseph1) was born 17 Jan 1782, and died 14 Jul 1824 in Holdren Cemetery.  He married Ruth Coleman 25 Apr 1803.  She was born 20 Jan 1784, and died 02 Jul 1860 in Holdren Cemetery.

       

Children of Joseph Holdren and Ruth Coleman are:

+      20               i.    Grace3 Holdren, born Abt. 1801; died 08 Jun 1831.

+      21              ii.    Thomas Holdren, born 03 Jun 1808; died 16 Mar 1885 in Holdren Cemetery.

+      22             iii.    George Holdren, born 30 Jan 1813; died 05 May 1884 in Holdren Cemetery.

 

 

        5.  Susannah2 Holdren (Joseph1) was born 16 Mar 1784, and died 27 Sep 1833 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Benjamin Racer 28 Mar 1805 in Washington Co., Ohio, son of Benjamin Racer and Mary Chesynor.  He was born 24 Mar 1785 in Wyoming Co., Pennsylvania, and died 03 May 1872 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

 

Notes for Benjamin Racer:

source: Ancestral file Familysource.com

 

More About Benjamin Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

       

Children of Susannah Holdren and Benjamin Racer are:

+      23               i.    David Chestnor3 Racer, born 19 Dec 1805 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 09 Aug 1891 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

+      24              ii.    Dennis Racer, born 21 Jan 1807 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 30 Aug 1873 in Washington Co., Ohio.

+      25             iii.    Benjamin J. Racer, born 24 Feb 1808 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 16 Nov 1862 in Washington Co., Ohio.

+      26             iv.    Mary C. Racer, born 01 Apr 1809 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 08 Feb 1844 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

        27              v.    Sophia Racer, born 06 Jun 1810 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 01 Sep 1852 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

+      28             vi.    Susan H. Racer, born 07 Feb 1812 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 22 Dec 1888 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        29            vii.    Francis/Frank D. Racer, born 27 Mar 1813 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 08 Apr 1896 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Francis/Frank D. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

+      30           viii.    Rachel Racer, born 02 May 1814 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 13 Aug 1853 in Washington Co., Ohio.

+      31             ix.    William Pitt Racer, born 06 Feb 1816 in Washington Co., Ohio; died Bef. 1907 in Washington Co., Ohio.

+      32              x.    Grace Holdren Racer, born 29 Aug 1817 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 03 Feb 1897 in Washington Co., Ohio.

+      33             xi.    Cynthia Barstow Racer, born 28 Apr 1819 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 10 Jul 1881 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        34            xii.    Elizabeth Racer, born 31 Jul 1822 in Washington Co., Ohio; died in infancy.

+      35           xiii.    Charles L. Racer, born 17 Jan 1824 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 08 Jul 1887 in Washington Co., Ohio.

+      36           xiv.    Dudley W. Racer, born 15 Apr 1826 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 12 Mar 1873 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

+      37            xv.    Annie O. Racer, born 13 Jan 1828 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 1914.

+      38           xvi.    Ezra O'Neal Racer, born 13 Mar 1834 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 17 Feb 1908 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

 

 

        6.  Grace2 Holdren (Joseph1) was born 1786 in Lancaster Co,. Pennsylvania, and died 1847 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Thomas Ferguson 31 Jan 1805 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio, son of James Ferguson and Margaret.  He was born 1765 in Loudoun Co,. Virginia, and died 1839 in Ferguson' s Landing Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Grace Holdren:

Burial: Newport Cemetery, Washington Co, Newport, Ohio

 

Notes for Thomas Ferguson:

Thomas Ferguson of Scottish descent came to Washingotn County in 1801, and settled on the land giving Ferguson's landing his name. He was a farmer, a justice of the peace, and the first postmaster of Newport.

 

He built a fine log cabin, married Grace Holdren on Jaunary 31, 1805. Grace was born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania in 1786. She moved to Washingotn County, Pennsylvania with her parents, Joseph and Grace Coleman Holdren. They moved to Newport, Ohio when she was 15 years old. She died in 1847. Both are buried in Newport Cemetery.

 

More About Thomas Ferguson:

Burial: Newport Cemetery, Washington Co, Newport, Ohio

       

Children of Grace Holdren and Thomas Ferguson are:

+      39               i.    Matilda3 Ferguson, born 10 Jun 1805; died 31 Mar 1875 in Newport Cemetery.

        40              ii.    Lucinda Stout Ferguson, born Abt. 1807; died Abt. 1807 in Infancy.

+      41             iii.    Nancy Ferguson, born 1808.

+      42             iv.    James D Ferguson, born 24 Jan 1810; died 03 Sep 1894.

        43              v.    Lavinda Ferguson, born Abt. 1812; died Abt. 1823.

+      44             vi.    Margaret (Peggy) Ferguson, born Abt. 1813.

+      45            vii.    Grace Ferguson, born 09 May 1815; died 23 Aug 1896 in Decker Cemetery.

        46           viii.    Weltha Ferguson, born 08 Jul 1816; died 22 Jul 1896 in Ox-Bow Decker Cemetery.  She married Moses Decker 26 Dec 1850 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 21 Dec 1804 in New Jersey; died 07 Oct 1876 in Ox-bow Decker Cemetery.

 

More About Moses Decker:

Occupation: Lawyer

 

        47             ix.    Bezaleel W. Ferguson, born 22 Apr 1818 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 01 Feb 1896 in Newport Cemetery.  He married Lousia A. Haight 14 Oct 1858 in Washington Co OH; born 03 Feb 1836 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; died 07 Mar 1904 in Newport Cemetery.

 

Notes for Bezaleel W. Ferguson:

1880 Census

Bezel 62 farmer b OH, father b VA, mother b DE

Louisa 44 b NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY

 

 

+      48              x.    Mary Little Ferguson, born 20 Jun 1821 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 29 Dec 1895 in Newport Cemetery.

+      49             xi.    Lucy Ferguson, born 18 May 1823; died 18 Feb 1905 in Newport Cemetery.

+      50            xii.    Louisa H Ferguson, born 11 Jan 1826; died 19 May 1890 in Independence Twp. Washington Co., Ohio.

        51           xiii.    Thomas Ferguson, born Abt. 1827; died in Infancy.

 

 

        10.  Coleman2 Holdren (Joseph1) was born 13 May 1791, and died 1875.  He married Margaret (Peggy) Cotter 07 Jan 1816.  She was born 1792 in Cork, Ireland.

 

Notes for Coleman Holdren:

1850 Census Newport Wash. Co OHio

Coleman Holdren 62 MD

Peggy 59 Ire

Joseph 30 OH

James 23 OH

       

Children of Coleman Holdren and Margaret Cotter are:

        52               i.    Joseph3 Holdren, born 1820; died 13 Dec 1856 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Charlotte C. Little 17 Dec 1852 in Washington Co OH; born 29 Jun 1826 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 23 Feb 1904 in Gravel Bank, Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Joseph Holdren:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

 

More About Charlotte C. Little:

Burial: Riverview Cem., Warren Twp., Washington Co., Ohio

 

        53              ii.    James Holdren, born 1827.  He married Elizabeth Powell.

 

More About James Holdren:

Occupation: Merchant in Marietta, OH

 

        54             iii.    Fanny Holdren, born Abt. 1820.

        55             iv.    Mary Ann Holdren.  She married Thomas Stanley 18 Oct 1848.

        56              v.    Julia Holdren.  She married Albert Logan.

 

 

        11.  Ruth2 Holdren (Joseph1) was born 07 May 1793, and died Aft. 1850.  She married Daniel Knowlton 08 Sep 1808. 

       

Child of Ruth Holdren and Daniel Knowlton is:

+      57               i.    Grace3 Knowlton, born 11 Nov 1820.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

        13.  William3 Holdren (John2, Joseph1) was born 1799.  He married Hannah Coe. 

       

Children of William Holdren and Hannah Coe are:

        58               i.    Mary4 Holdren, born 1814; died 1815.

        59              ii.    Thomas Holdren, born 1816.  He married (1) Hannah Flanders.  He married (2) Ann.  He married (3) Margaret Purdue.

 

Notes for Thomas Holdren:

Children are from Thomas & Hannah Flanders and Thomas & Margaret Purdue

 

        60             iii.    William Holdren, born 1817.  He married Mary Flanders.

        61             iv.    John Holdren, born 1820.

        62              v.    Eliza Holdren, born 1822; died 1922.

        63             vi.    Rachel Holdren, born 1823.  She married Joshua Amos.

        64            vii.    Hannah Jane Holdren, born 1828.

        65           viii.    Mather Holdren, born 1828.

        66             ix.    Samuel Seely Holdren, born 1833.

 

 

        16.  Ann3 Racer (Mary (Polly)2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 31 Mar 1807.  She married James Posey. 

       

Children of Ann Racer and James Posey are:

        67               i.    Benjamin4 Posey, born 1827.

        68              ii.    Sanford Posey, born 1828.

        69             iii.    Mary Ann Posey, born 1830.

        70             iv.    Julia Posey, born 1832.

 

 

        20.  Grace3 Holdren (Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born Abt. 1801, and died 08 Jun 1831.  She married Samuel Parr 24 Oct 1819 in Wash. Co., OH, son of Nathan Parr and Mary Daughery.  He was born 05 Oct 1799, and died 19 Oct 1880 in Burial, Center Valley Cem..

 

More About Grace Holdren:

Died 2: Childbirth

       

Children of Grace Holdren and Samuel Parr are:

        71               i.    Nathan4 Parr, born 1823; died 05 Jun 1906.  He married Cascinda Ankrom 24 Oct 1843 in Wash. Co., OH; born 20 May 1827; died 13 Jun 1885 in Burial, Center Valley Cem..

        72              ii.    Joe Parr, born 08 Dec 1826; died 31 Dec 1890.

        73             iii.    William F. (H) Parr.

        74             iv.    Mary (Polly) Parr, born Bet. 1827 - 1828; died 04 Jul 1891.  She married William King 28 Mar 1843.

        75              v.    Vinton Parr, born 08 Jun 1831; died 08 Nov 1895 in Tyler Co., WV.  He married Martha Strosnider.

 

 

        21.  Thomas3 Holdren (Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born 03 Jun 1808, and died 16 Mar 1885 in Holdren Cemetery.  He married Mary Ann Riggs, daughter of Edmund Riggs and Elizabeth Roby.  She was born 09 Jan 1812, and died 14 Feb 1887 in Holdren Cemetery.

       

Children of Thomas Holdren and Mary Riggs are:

        76               i.    Berhilla4 Holdren, born 1840; died 01 Aug 1841 in Holdren Cemetery.

        77              ii.    Infant Holdren, born 31 Jul 1841; died 01 Aug 1841 in Holdren Cemetery.

        78             iii.    James CALVIN Holdren, born 11 Jul 1842.  He married Catherine (Kitty) Bell.

        79             iv.    Joseph Irvin Holdren, born 26 Nov 1843; died 1919 in Holdren Cemetery.  He married Mary Martin 31 Oct 1867; born 02 Feb 1852.

 

Notes for Joseph Irvin Holdren:

History of Washington Co. - Andrews - 1902 - p. 1311

Joseph I Holdren, who conducts a sawmill and operates oil wells on his farm, is also one of the most influential farmers of Grandview Township, Washington Co., Ohio. He was engaged in operating a sawmill for several years, and for one year and a half he conducted a general merchandise store in New Matamoras. He farm consists of 198 acres on which are four valuable oil wells. He drilled the first will in 1890. It is the first oil well drilled in Grandview Township and is 1,200 feet deep at present he has fine wells producing oil. Mr. Holdren has met with much success and is widely known in Wash. Co. He is progressive and energetic, and may well be  proud of his success, which is due entirely to his own efforts. Mr. Holdren was for several years engaged in river traffic and bought and sold produce fro New Matamoras to Vicksburg, Mississippi. He was in that business during the Civil War, which caught him with his first load of produce at Nashville, Tennessee.

 

        80              v.    Edmund Holdren, born 21 Aug 1845.  He married (1) Cora Powell.  He married (2) Mary Elizabeth Browse Abt. 1865.

        81             vi.    George Henry Holdren, born 05 Jun 1847; died 26 Dec 1928 in Newport Cemetery.  He married (2) Harriett Webber; born 29 Mar 1854; died 08 Sep 1927 in Newport Cemetery.

 

Notes for Harriett Webber:

Harriett's father was born in England, and her mother in Ireland, maiden name was Margaret McGinnis. She was said to have come from royality

 

        82            vii.    Allen Holdren, born 27 Apr 1848; died 1924 in Newport Cemetery.

        83           viii.    Ruth Holdren, born 1851; died 10 Mar 1853 in Holdren Cemetery.

        84             ix.    Josiah Riggs Holdren, born 27 Mar 1854 in Washington Co OH; died 26 May 1931 in Belpre, OH; Burial Newport Cemetery.  He married (1) Ella M Morgan 11 May 1884 in Pleasants Co WV; born 09 Jan 1864 in Plesants Co WV; died 25 Jan 1901 in Newport OH; Burial Newport Cemetery.  He married (2) Julia Shipman Rea 24 Sep 1902 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 08 Feb 1855 in Newport, OH; died 08 May 1915 in Little Hocking, OH.  He married (3) Emma Wells Aft. 1902.

 

Notes for Josiah Riggs Holdren:

Josiah is the Great Grandson of Joseph and Grace Coleman Holdren. Grace is the Aunt?? to Elizabeth Coleman who married William Hays.

 

Josiah first married Ella M Morgan and they have five children. After Julia, he marries Dr. Emma Jane Wells

 

More About Julia Shipman Rea:

Occupation 1: 1880, Teacher

Occupation 2: 1900, Merchant

 

        85              x.    Mary E. Holdren, born 29 Dec 1856; died 1921 in Holdren Cemetery.  She married Lafayette Ellis; born 1849; died 1921.

        86             xi.    Eliza Jane Holdren, born 26 Dec 1859.  She married James Moore.

 


 

22.  George3 Holdren (Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born 30 Jan 1813, and died 05 May 1884 in Holdren Cemetery.  He married Grace Knowlton, daughter of Daniel Knowlton and Ruth Holdren.  She was born 11 Nov 1820.

       

Children of George Holdren and Grace Knowlton are:

        87               i.    Daniel4 Holdren.  He married Emily A. Mckenzer 03 Feb 1863; born 30 Jul 1843; died 24 May 1886 in Mt. Carmel.

        88              ii.    Owen Holdren.

        89             iii.    Samatha Holdren.

        90             iv.    Thomas Henry Holdren, born 30 Nov 1845; died 02 Apr 1918 in Holdren Cemetery.  He married (1) Elizabeth Virden 11 Nov 1875 in Pleasants Co., WV; born 04 Nov 1857; died 03 Apr 1886.  He married (2) Catherine Virden 08 May 1888.

        91              v.    William Holdren.  He married Camelia Myers; born 08 Apr 1848; died 19 Dec 1897 in Long Reach Cemetery.

        92             vi.    Matilda Holdren.  She married Dennis Martin 04 Jun 1884.

        93            vii.    Ulvena Holdren, born Abt. 1853; died 20 Nov 1907 in Mt. Carmel.  She married Robert Martin 11 Dec 1879; born Abt. 1855.

 

 

        23.  David Chestnor3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 19 Dec 1805 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 09 Aug 1891 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.  He married (1) Ann Marie Corner 06 Sep 1836.  She was born 03 Nov 1812 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married (2) Susan Corner Flagg 30 Apr 1848 in Washington Co., Ohio, daughter of James Flagg and Sarah Corner.  She was born 18 Aug 1818 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 29 Jan 1877 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About David Chestnor Racer:

Occupation: Clerk & farmer

 

More About Susan Corner Flagg:

Date born 2: 18 Aug 1818

       

Children of David Racer and Ann Corner are:

        94               i.    Mary4 Racer, born 12 Sep 1842 in Newport Ohio; died 1927 in Burial, Barker.  She married Charles Luther Dana 05 Nov 1868 in Newport Ohio; born 26 May 1845 in Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio; died 30 Jul 1905 in burial, Barker.

 

Notes for Charles Luther Dana:

served in the Civil War: enlisted May 2, 1861, 148th Ohio Regt. of national Guards for one humdred days and went to front. Merchant to Marietta, Ohio

 

 

 

        95              ii.    Susan Racer, born 1840.  She married George G. O'Neal 27 Nov 1867 in Washington Co OH; born 1839 in Ohio; died Aft. 1895.

 

More About Susan Racer:

Burial: Eastlawn Cemetery, Marietta Twp. Washington Co., Ohio

 

Notes for George G. O'Neal:

1870 Census Newport Ohio

George 30

Susan 29

 

1880 Census Marietta Washington Co OHIO

Geo. O'Neal Hired on farm 41 OH, Fa. b VA Mo b. OH

Susan wife 40 OH Fa. b OH, Mo b. OH

 

More About George G. O'Neal:

Name 2: George G O'Neal

Burial: Eastlawn Cemetery, Marietta Twp. Washington Co., Ohio

 

        96             iii.    Child Racer.

        97             iv.    George C. Racer, born 29 Apr 1845; died 15 Jul 1915 in Marietta OH.  He married Lucy M. Judd 01 May 1866 in Washington Co OH.

 

More About George C. Racer:

Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery, Marietta, Ohio

 

       

Child of David Racer and Susan Flagg is:

        98               i.    Sophia4 Racer, born Abt. 1851 in Washington Co., Ohio; died Aft. 1877.

 

 

        24.  Dennis3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 21 Jan 1807 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 30 Aug 1873 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married (1) Rowena Jett 25 Dec 1827 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She was born 31 Jan 1810 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 11 Sep 1839 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married (2) Lucinda Beach 08 May 1844 in Washington Co., OH.  She was born 1818 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 1902.

 

More About Dennis Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Rowena Jett:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Lucinda Beach:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

       

Children of Dennis Racer and Rowena Jett are:

        99               i.    Sarah Ann4 Racer, born 07 Apr 1835 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 02 May 1885 in Gallia Co., Ohio.  She married Walter S. Thorniley 23 Jul 1874 in Washington Co., Ohio; born Abt. 1831 in Washington Co., Ohio; died Aft. 1885.

 

More About Sarah Ann Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

        100            ii.    Thomas J. Racer, born 26 May 1832 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 16 Sep 1855 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Thomas J. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

        101           iii.    Benjamin Racer, born 16 Aug 1837 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 21 Jan 1912 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Mary Irene Buell 10 May 1865 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 08 Nov 1841 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 05 Jul 1920 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Benjamin Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Mary Irene Buell:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

 

        25.  Benjamin J.3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 24 Feb 1808 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 16 Nov 1862 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Sidnah Posey 14 Dec 1828 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She was born 10 Sep 1808 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 23 Jan 1863 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Benjamin J. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Sidnah Posey:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

       

Children of Benjamin Racer and Sidnah Posey are:

        102             i.    Susanna4 Racer, born Abt. 1830.  She married George G. Beswick 08 Feb 1858 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        103            ii.    Horace Racer, born Abt. 1832 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Letitia J. Casey 08 Apr 1855 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        104           iii.    Sophia R. Racer, born 07 Dec 1833 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 01 Dec 1914 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She married William Wilson West 23 Nov 1854 in Washington Co., OH; born 27 Mar 1832 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 15 Sep 1918 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Sophia R. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About William Wilson West:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

        105           iv.    Franklin Racer, born 18 Mar 1836 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 15 Apr 1935 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Mary H. Hattie Sanford 13 Feb 1861 in Washington Co., OH; born 12 Jun 1837 in Ohio; died 26 Dec 1910 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Franklin Racer:

Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery

 

More About Mary H. Hattie Sanford:

Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery

 

        106            v.    Ann M. Racer, born Abt. 1838.  She married George P. Sanford 04 Mar 1866.

        107           vi.    Cynthia Racer, born Abt. 1841.  She married Sylvester Sheets 02 Oct 1860 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        108          vii.    Prescott Racer, born Dec 1843 in Washington Co., Ohio; died Aft. 1920.  He married Isabella Gray 01 Aug 1867 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 1849 in Washington Co., Ohio; died Aft. 1920.

        109         viii.    Mary F. Racer, born 17 May 1847 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 25 Feb 1919 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Mary F. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

        110           ix.    Viola Racer, born 06 Sep 1850.  She married Beswick.

        111            x.    Charlotte Racer, born 10 Dec 1852.  She married McClave.

 

 

        26.  Mary C.3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 01 Apr 1809 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 08 Feb 1844 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Jonathan Middleswart 30 May 1830 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He was born 1807 in Near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and died Abt. 1897 in Lebanon, Missouri.

       

Children of Mary Racer and Jonathan Middleswart are:

        112             i.    Cynthia4 Middleswart, born Abt. 1840 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 29 Dec 1884 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Richard J. Alcock 16 Aug 1857 in Washington Co., OH; born 1834 in Washington Co., Ohio; died Aft. 1902 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        113            ii.    Mary T. Middleswart, born Abt. 1844.

        114           iii.    Ellen Middleswart, born 03 Oct 1832.

        115           iv.    Susannah Middleswart, born 08 Feb 1834.

 

 

        28.  Susan H.3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 07 Feb 1812 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 22 Dec 1888 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Stephen Bradely Smith 06 Nov 1834 in Washington Co., OH, son of Samuel Smith.  He was born 15 Aug 1811 in Middlesex Co., Connecticut, and died 21 Nov 1891 in Newport Township, Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Susan H. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Stephen Bradely Smith:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

       

Children of Susan Racer and Stephen Smith are:

        116             i.    Rowena4 Smith, born 1836.

        117            ii.    Joshus Pitt Smith, born 12 Feb 1838.

        118           iii.    David Chesny Smith, born 1840.

        119           iv.    Samuel Dorman Smith, born 1843.  He married Anna Marie Dana; born 19 Apr 1847.

        120            v.    Rachel R. Smith, born 1844.

        121           vi.    William T. Smith, born 1848.

        122          vii.    Albert Lawrence Smith, born 13 Jan 1850.

 

 

        30.  Rachel3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 02 May 1814 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 13 Aug 1853 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Dudley Posey 18 Apr 1847 in Washington Co., Ohio. 

       

Children of Rachel Racer and Dudley Posey are:

        123             i.    Victoria4 Posey.

        124            ii.    Grace Posey.

 

 

        31.  William Pitt3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 06 Feb 1816 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died Bef. 1907 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Harriet (Happy) Fulton 08 Apr 1839 in Washington Co., OH.  She was born 1814 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 13 Oct 1895.

       

Children of William Racer and Harriet Fulton are:

        125             i.    Eliza4 Racer, born Abt. 1840.

        126            ii.    Susan Racer, born Abt. 1843.

        127           iii.    Ellen Racer, born Abt. 1848 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 22 Sep 1851 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        128           iv.    Happy Racer, born Abt. 1845; died Aft. 1910.  She married O'Leary Aft. 1870.

        129            v.    William P. Racer, born 20 Oct 1845 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 29 Nov 1913 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Viola M. Berry 28 May 1875 in Washington Co., Ohio; born Mar in Washington Co., Ohio; died 22 Aug 1943 in Pleasants Co., West Virginia.

 

More About William P. Racer:

Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery

 

More About Viola M. Berry:

Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery

 

        130           vi.    Benjamin Samuel Racer, born 16 Nov 1856 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 15 Apr 1931 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Carolyn Everly 21 Jul 1886 in Washington Co., OH; born 03 Dec 1859 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 06 Apr 1950 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Benjamin Samuel Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Carolyn Everly:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

 

        32.  Grace Holdren3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 29 Aug 1817 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 03 Feb 1897 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She married James Henry Stanley 20 Apr 1837 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He was born 1813.

 

More About Grace Holdren Racer:

Burial: Salem Twp. Cemetery

 

More About James Henry Stanley:

Military service: Civil War, Capt.

Occupation: Shoemaker, farmer

       

Children of Grace Racer and James Stanley are:

        131             i.    Susannah4 Stanley.

        132            ii.    Benjamin Stanley.

        133           iii.    Thomas J. Stanley, born Abt. 1842; died 09 May 1864.

        134           iv.    Charles Stanley.

        135            v.    Joseph L. Stanley.

        136           vi.    James H. Stanley.

 

 

        33.  Cynthia Barstow3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 28 Apr 1819 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio, and died 10 Jul 1881 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She married John Alexander West 05 Apr 1842 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He was born 22 Aug 1821 in Wood Co., Virginia, and died Bet. 1892 - 02 Jun 1902 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Cynthia Barstow Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About John Alexander West:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

       

Children of Cynthia Racer and John West are:

        137             i.    Lelia Amanda4 West, born 04 Apr 1853; died 1880 in Kansas.  She married Thomas Bitchall Hoffman.

        138            ii.    Leslie Combs West, born 26 Aug 1846 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 08 Nov 1922 in Kansas City, Kansas.  She married Arvilla Regina Marie Middleswart.

        139           iii.    Henry Clay West, born 19 May 1843 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 12 Sep 1929 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Phebe Aflack McKibben 16 Nov 1865 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 04 Aug 1844 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 02 Sep 1894 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

 

Notes for Henry Clay West:

1870 Marietta Twp Washington Co Ohio August 1, 1870

H Clay West 29 farm hand OH

Phebe 24 OH

Mary 8/12 OH

next door

John West 49 farmer VA

Cynthia 51 OH

Leslie 23 (m) farm hand OH

Lelia 19 OH (f)

 

 

More About Henry Clay West:

Burial: East Lawn Cemetery

 

More About Phebe Aflack McKibben:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

 

        35.  Charles L.3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 17 Jan 1824 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 08 Jul 1887 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Margaret J. Day 04 Oct 1854 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She was born 05 Aug 1834 in Pennsylvania, and died 30 Jun 1915 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Charles L. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Margaret J. Day:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

       

Children of Charles Racer and Margaret Day are:

        140             i.    Marcellus Morse4 Racer, born 13 Sep 1855 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 07 Feb 1948 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Alice Richardson 22 Oct 1878 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 10 Apr 1852 in Ohio; died 12 Jan 1940 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Marcellus Morse Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Alice Richardson:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

        141            ii.    Dudley R. Racer, born 10 Nov 1871 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 03 Feb 1945 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Jennie Smith 10 Oct 1902; born 1876 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 1960.

 

More About Dudley R. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Jennie Smith:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 


 

36.  Dudley W.3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 15 Apr 1826 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 12 Mar 1873 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Mary Ann Alcock 05 May 1847 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She was born Abt. 1826 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio, and died 11 Jun 1892 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Dudley W. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Mary Ann Alcock:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

       

Children of Dudley Racer and Mary Alcock are:

        142             i.    Horatio B.4 Racer, born Abt. 1853.

        143            ii.    Thomas A. Racer, born 1848 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 1914 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Annie C. Pape 01 Jun 1871 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 1853 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 1928 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Thomas A. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Annie C. Pape:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

        144           iii.    Benjamin F. Racer, born 04 Apr 1859 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 20 Apr 1928 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Cassinda Parr 08 Apr 1888 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 27 Jan 1875 in Grandview Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 03 Apr 1944 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Benjamin F. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Cassinda Parr:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

 

        37.  Annie O.3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 13 Jan 1828 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 1914.  She married Thomas Alcock 22 Dec 1849 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He was born 11 Mar 1820 in Connecticut, and died 12 Apr 1878 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Annie O. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Thomas Alcock:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

       

Child of Annie Racer and Thomas Alcock is:

        145             i.    George C.4 Alcock, born Abt. 1851 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 1936.  He married Easter A. Smith 10 Sep 1873; born 20 Dec 1849 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 18 Feb 1917 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About George C. Alcock:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Easter A. Smith:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

 

        38.  Ezra O'Neal3 Racer (Susannah2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 13 Mar 1834 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio, and died 17 Feb 1908 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Jane H. Posey 29 May 1857 in Belle Plaine, Scott Co., Minnesota.  She was born 06 Oct 1839 in Ohio, and died 02 Dec 1919 in Marietta Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Ezra O'Neal Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Jane H. Posey:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

       

Children of Ezra Racer and Jane Posey are:

        146             i.    Josephine H.4 Racer, born 1859 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 1926 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Louis E. Miller 22 Jan 1885 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Josephine H. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

        147            ii.    Valmer E. Racer, born 07 Jun 1868 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 24 Nov 1952 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Lucy Miller.

 

More About Valmer E. Racer:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

 

        39.  Matilda3 Ferguson (Grace2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 10 Jun 1805, and died 31 Mar 1875 in Newport Cemetery.  She married Ezra O'Neal 17 Oct 1825 in Washington Co OH, son of Joseph O'Neale and Judith Settle.  He was born 06 Aug 1802 in Culpepper VA, and died 29 Jul 1895 in Newport Cemetery.

 

Notes for Ezra O'Neal:

Ezra O'Neal came to Newport Township in 1826 and settled near the mouth of Newell's Run.

 

       

Children of Matilda Ferguson and Ezra O'Neal are:

        148             i.    Gilbert4 O'Neal, born 21 Apr 1828; died 21 Apr 1828.

 

More About Gilbert O'Neal:

Burial: Newport Cemetery, Washington Co, Newport, OH

 

        149            ii.    Otis O'Neal, born Bet. 1830 - 1840; died Bet. 1830 - 1840.

        150           iii.    Mary Jane O'Neal, born 1831; died Bef. 1895.  She married Nathan H Dunphe 25 May 1854 in Wash. Co., OH; born Abt. 1833.

        151           iv.    Thomas O'Neal, born 1832; died Aft. 1895.  He married Sarah Rickets 23 Dec 1856 in Pleasants Co WV; born Abt. 1837 in Venango PA.

 

Notes for Thomas O'Neal:

Thomas O'Neal son of Ezra & M. O. O'Neal m. Sarah Rickets dau of Thomas & N Rickets on 12/23/1856

 

        152            v.    Huldah O'Neal, born 1833; died Aft. 1895.  She married (1) William H Hildebrand 09 Feb 1853 in Washington Co OH; born Abt. 1835; died Bef. 1874.  She married (2) John J. Taylor 28 May 1874 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        153           vi.    Gilbert O'Neal, born 1835; died 01 Dec 1901.  He married (1) Sarah Broom 14 Jan 1869 in Washington Co OH; born 28 Oct 1847 in Washington Co, OH; died 12 Dec 1884.  He married (2) E. Jane Kelly 09 Jan 1890 in Wood Co WV.

 

Notes for Gilbert O'Neal:

Gilbert O'Neal was postmaster at Newell's Run and had a Genberal Store. At age 25, he volunteered in September 1861 for three years in the 1st Calvary Co. I, served as a Private for two years. He was discharged in 1863, because he was deaf. He reenlisted at age 29 when he volunteered in May 1864 for one hundred days in the 148th Ohio Infantry., Co G. He served for four months and was mustered out in September 1864.

 

 

 

More About Gilbert O'Neal:

Burial: Newport Cemetery, Washington Co, Newport, OH

 

More About Sarah Broom:

Burial: Newport Cemetery, Washington Co, Newport, OH

 

Notes for E. Jane Kelly:

Jane O'Neal applies for Civil War pension on Dec 17, 1870. Recieved until July 7, 1902

 

        154          vii.    George G. O'Neal, born 1839 in Ohio; died Aft. 1895.  He married (1) Susan Unknown.  He married (2) Susan Racer 27 Nov 1867 in Washington Co OH; born 1840.

 

Notes for George G. O'Neal:

1870 Census Newport Ohio

George 30

Susan 29

 

1880 Census Marietta Washington Co OHIO

Geo. O'Neal Hired on farm 41 OH, Fa. b VA Mo b. OH

Susan wife 40 OH Fa. b OH, Mo b. OH

 

More About George G. O'Neal:

Name 2: George G O'Neal

Burial: Eastlawn Cemetery, Marietta Twp. Washington Co., Ohio

 

More About Susan Racer:

Burial: Eastlawn Cemetery, Marietta Twp. Washington Co., Ohio

 

        155         viii.    Joseph T O'Neal, born 1840; died 13 Feb 1913.  He married Hulda Ora Flint Nov 1862 in Erie County, New York; born 23 Dec 1840 in Alden Erie Co NY; died 18 May 1911.

 

More About Joseph T O'Neal:

Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery, Marietta OH

 

        156           ix.    Julia E O'Neal, born 1843 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

 

 

        41.  Nancy3 Ferguson (Grace2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 1808.  She married Joseph Flemming. 

 

Notes for Joseph Flemming:

A farmer of Winona, Minnesota

       

Children of Nancy Ferguson and Joseph Flemming are:

        157             i.    Wealthy4 Flemming.

        158            ii.    Ellen Grace Flemming, born Abt. 1840.

        159           iii.    Jesse Flemming, born Abt. 1844.

        160           iv.    Matilda Flemming, born Abt. 1838.  She married Deb Marsh.

        161            v.    Thomas Flemming, died in youth.

 

 

        42.  James D3 Ferguson (Grace2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 24 Jan 1810, and died 03 Sep 1894.  He married Elizabeth (Betsey) Flint 22 Nov 1831.  She was born 1811 in Vermont, and died 1886.

 

Notes for James D Ferguson:

1880 Census Newport Ohio

James farmer, 69 Oh, father b PA, Mother b PA

Betsey 68 b VT, father b VT, mother b VT

Mary J dau 35

Sarah dau 34

James son 32

George son 28

 

More About James D Ferguson:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

Occupation: Farmer

 

More About Elizabeth (Betsey) Flint:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

       

Children of James Ferguson and Elizabeth Flint are:

        162             i.    Porter4 Ferguson, born 1834; died in infancy.

        163            ii.    Thomas Ferguson, born 1834; died 19 Jan 1909 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio.  He married Margaret M. Gregory 02 Nov 1858 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 1840 in Ohio; died Aft. 1880.

 

Notes for Thomas Ferguson:

1880 Census Newport OH

Thomas farmer 46 b OH, father b OH mother b VT

Theodore son 20

Luther son 18

Earnest son 14

Norah dau 9

Harry son 6

Franklin son 4

 

        164           iii.    Lucy Ferguson, born 1836.  She married Andrew Ellis 28 Dec 1854 in Washington Co., Ohio; born Abt. 1835 in Millwood Knox Co., Ohio.

        165           iv.    Luther Ferguson, born 15 Dec 1838; died 30 Jan 1851.

        166            v.    Angenora B Ferguson, born 1842; died 15 Mar 1932.  She married John O'Neal 23 Jan 1868 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 1837 in Ohio; died Aft. 1920.

 

Notes for John O'Neal:

1880 Census Belpre Washington Co Ohio

John C ONeal farmer 43 OH, Fa. b. VA Mo. b VA

Anjenora, wife 38 OH, FA b OH Mo b. VA

M Louise, Dau 11 OH

Unice, Mother 76 VA, Fa. b R.I. Mo. b VT

 

1920 census Belpre Washington Co Ohio

J C O'Neal 83 OH

Anjenora 77 OH

 

In the house next door in 1920

Hundred?? John head 35

Lucy wife 34

Helen dau 14

Paul son 9

Thelma dau 6

Ester Paugh sisterL 35

Dora O'Neal head 51

Carroll H son 24

 

        167           vi.    Mary J (Molly) Ferguson, born 1846; died 1932.

        168          vii.    Sarah Ferguson, born 05 Aug 1846; died 23 Nov 1880.

        169         viii.    James P Ferguson, born 1849; died 30 Sep 1903 in Athens, Athens Co., Ohio.

        170           ix.    George W Ferguson, born 1852; died 14 Mar 1932 in Burial, Newport Cemetery.  He married Angeline (Annie) Eddy 01 Jan 1887 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 21 Aug 1865 in Long Reach, WV; died Sep 1946.

 

More About Angeline (Annie) Eddy:

Name 2: Angeline Eddy

 

        171            x.    Theodore Ferguson.

        172           xi.    Earnest Ferguson.

        173          xii.    Harry Ferguson.

        174         xiii.    Franklin Ferguson.

 

 

        44.  Margaret (Peggy)3 Ferguson (Grace2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born Abt. 1813.  She married Azel Washington (Herne) Hearn 1829, son of Daniel Hearn and Betsy Wilson.  He was born 1812.

 

Notes for Azel Washington (Herne) Hearn:

Moved West

 

More About Azel Washington (Herne) Hearn:

Occupation: Shoemaker

       

Children of Margaret Ferguson and Azel Hearn are:

        175             i.    William4 Hearn, born Abt. 1830.  He married Ellen Pratt 07 Dec 1856.

        176            ii.    Harriet Hearn, born Abt. 1832.  She married Francis Asherton 31 Aug 1851.

        177           iii.    Grace Hearn, born Abt. 1836.  She married William Smith.

        178           iv.    Mary Hearn, born Abt. 1838.  She married John Sexon 08 Dec 1853.

        179            v.    Eliza Jane Hearn, born Abt. 1842; died 1925 in Newport Cemetery.  She married Alexander II Thomas 01 Jan 1858 in Wash. Co., OH; born 06 Sep 1836 in Monroe Co., OH; died 04 Mar 1914 in Newport Cemetery.

        180           vi.    Elizabeth Hearn, born Abt. 1846.  She married William P. Lowery 10 Sep 1865.

        181          vii.    Adora Hearn, born Abt. 1847.

        182         viii.    Azel Washington Jr. Hearn, born 09 Dec 1847; died 29 Sep 1861.

        183           ix.    Martha Hearn, born Abt. 1853.

        184            x.    Sarah M. Hearn, born 1849; died 26 Jul 1869 in Hearn Cemetery.

        185           xi.    George Hearn, born Abt. 1855.

        186          xii.    Bazaleel Hearn, born Abt. 1844.  He married Harriett Martin 08 Aug 1869; born 1851; died 1923.

 

 

        45.  Grace3 Ferguson (Grace2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 09 May 1815, and died 23 Aug 1896 in Decker Cemetery.  She married Levi Elston Decker 26 Aug 1835 in Washington Co., Ohio, son of Elisha Decker.  He was born 07 Feb 1811 in Eastern New Jersey, and died 02 Aug 1893 in Decker Cemetery.

 

More About Levi Elston Decker:

Occupation: Lumberman and farmer

       

Children of Grace Ferguson and Levi Decker are:

        187             i.    Wealtha4 Decker, born 31 Jan 1837; died 17 Jan 1917.  She married William Kirkbride 29 Mar 1854; died Bef. 1880.

        188            ii.    Mary Decker, born 27 Mar 1839; died 08 Feb 1927.  She married Andrew Kirkbride 20 Jun 1856; born 1827.

        189           iii.    Amanda Decker, born 08 Mar 1841; died 11 May 1934.  She married (1) Nathan Smith 10 Mar 1859.  She married (2) (?) Clark Aft. 1860.

        190           iv.    Louisa Decker, born 26 May 1843; died 01 Apr 1930.  She married William Rose 28 Sep 1880.

 

More About William Rose:

Residence: Kansas

 

        191            v.    James Decker, born 16 Jan 1845; died 16 Nov 1917.  He married Mariah Skinner 14 Dec 1871; born 1852; died 1929 in Ox-Bow Decker Cemetery.

        192           vi.    Robert S. Decker, born 13 Mar 1848; died 12 Oct 1912.  He married Mary Lucinda Reed 28 Dec 1878.

 

More About Robert S. Decker:

Name 2: Robert Decker

 

        193          vii.    Jane M. Decker, born 19 Feb 1850; died 07 Jan 1931.  She married Elijah Rake 27 Jul 1901.

        194         viii.    Ellen Decker, born 17 Mar 1852; died 17 Sep 1939.  She married Dr. James Jr. Taylor 16 Dec 1871.

        195           ix.    Angenora Decker, born 22 Dec 1854; died 05 Dec 1890.  She married Ephriam Taylor Duvall 27 Apr 1873.

        196            x.    Wesley A. Decker, born 16 Mar 1856; died 26 May 1947.  He married Theresa Barkwell 05 Apr 1885; died 12 Sep 1928 in Marietta, OH.

        197           xi.    Basil Decker, born 10 Aug 1857; died 24 Jul 1948.  He married (1) Rebecca Rutter 04 Aug 1878.  He married (2) Harriett DeWitt Aft. 1878.

        198          xii.    Son Decker, died in infancy, Decker Cemetery.

        199         xiii.    Daughter Decker, died in infancy, Decker Cemetery.


 

48.  Mary Little3 Ferguson (Grace2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 20 Jun 1821 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio, and died 29 Dec 1895 in Newport Cemetery.  She married Ira Hayward Bosworth 11 Nov 1841 in Washington Co., Ohio, son of William Bosworth and Lucy Hayword.  He was born 20 Nov 1811 in Halifax, Massachusetts, and died 08 Dec 1890 in Newport Cemetery.

 

More About Ira Hayward Bosworth:

Occupation: Shoemaker

       

Children of Mary Ferguson and Ira Bosworth are:

        200             i.    Ellen C.4 Bosworth, born 1843; died 1916 in Newport Cemetery.

        201            ii.    Lucy Bosworth, born 1846; died in infancy.

        202           iii.    Mary A. Bosworth, born Abt. 1846; died 1929 in Newport Cemetery.

        203           iv.    Henry S. Bosworth, born 02 Aug 1848; died 11 May 1902.  He married Jennie Boughner 25 Jan 1871 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 28 Aug 1875.

        204            v.    William T. Bosworth, born 24 Sep 1850; died 04 Jan 1944 in Newport Cemetery.

 

Notes for William T. Bosworth:

retired Steamboat Engineer

 

More About William T. Bosworth:

Occupation: Engineer on Ohio River Steamboats

 

        205           vi.    Ezra O. Bosworth, born Abt. 1853.

        206          vii.    Emily J. Bosworth, born Abt. 1857.  She married Charles Haight.

 

 

        49.  Lucy3 Ferguson (Grace2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 18 May 1823, and died 18 Feb 1905 in Newport Cemetery.  She married Jeremiah C. Bosworth Abt. 1842, son of William Bosworth and Lucy Hayword.  He was born 15 Jun 1817, and died 31 Jan 1899 in Newport Cemetery.

       

Children of Lucy Ferguson and Jeremiah Bosworth are:

        207             i.    Orin4 Bosworth, born 02 Feb 1844; died 23 Sep 1867 in Newport Cemetery.

        208            ii.    Zadoc Bosworth, born 12 Dec 1844; died 09 Oct 1846.

        209           iii.    Stephen Bosworth, born 30 Aug 1846; died 19 May 1863 in Newport Cemetery.

        210           iv.    Frank Bosworth, born May 1848; died Aft. 1920.  He married Eunice O'Neal 13 Dec 1877 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 25 Jun 1858 in Belpre, Washington Co., Ohio; died 10 Jan 1917 in Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennyslvania.

 

More About Frank Bosworth:

Occupation: Grocer Merchant

 

        211            v.    Harvey Bosworth, born 12 Feb 1851; died 23 Sep 1891 in Newport Cemetery.

        212           vi.    Flora K. Bosworth, born Jan 1855; died Aft. 1900.  She married Leon H. Brown 18 Aug 1880 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 05 Mar 1859; died Bef. 1900.

        213          vii.    Lillie L. Bosworth, born Feb 1861; died 1936 in Newport Cemetery.  She married (1) George W. Crandall 13 Apr 1880 in Washington Co., Ohio; born Abt. 1859.  She married (2) Thomas Scott Hadley 06 Nov 1883 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 11 Mar 1856 in Marietta, OH; died 20 Jun 1929 in Parkersburg, WV; Newport Cemetery.

 

Notes for Thomas Scott Hadley:

Propietor of Porterfield Milling Company

 

More About Thomas Scott Hadley:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

 

        214         viii.    Dora Bosworth, born 1863.  She married Andrew Worbes 30 Dec 1886 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

 

        50.  Louisa H3 Ferguson (Grace2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 11 Jan 1826, and died 19 May 1890 in Independence Twp. Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Henry Ludington 13 Oct 1846 in Washington Co OH.  He was born 03 Jul 1824 in Uniontown, Fayette County, PA, and died 01 Jun 1889 in Independence Twp. Washington Co., Ohio.

 

Notes for Henry Ludington:

Came to Washington Co. about 1830 with the Deckers brothers. He came from New Jersey

       

Children of Louisa Ferguson and Henry Ludington are:

        215             i.    Lucy4 Ludington, born 1847; died Bef. 1889.  She married James W. LeFever 10 Jul 1873.

        216            ii.    Albert Ludington, born 1849.

        217           iii.    Joseph Ludington, born 03 Aug 1849; died Bet. 1860 - 1870.

 

Notes for Joseph Ludington:

Killed by a tree. Buried in Oxbow Decker Cemetery, no stone

 

More About Joseph Ludington:

Died 2: Killed by falling tree

 

        218           iv.    Charles Ludington, born 01 Mar 1852; died 31 Mar 1929 in Eddy's Ridge Mt. Hope.  He married Magdelena (Lena) Schmelzenbach 08 Nov 1881; born 26 Jun 1863; died 16 Mar 1958 in Mt. Hope.

 

More About Charles Ludington:

Occupation: Stone Mason

 

        219            v.    Wealtha Ludington, born 25 Jan 1856; died 31 Dec 1932 in Newton Co., Boxley, AK.  She married William Blackstone Duvall 20 Jul 1872.

        220           vi.    Luther Ludington, born 15 Feb 1856; died 16 Nov 1891.

        221          vii.    Thomas Ludington, born 19 Jan 1858.  He married Sarah (Birdie) Breaden.

        222         viii.    Grace Ludington, born 16 Aug 1861; died 23 Jul 1884.

        223           ix.    Mary Ann Ludington, born Abt. 1854.  She married John Bowersock 10 Jul 1881.

        224            x.    Zelman Ludington, born 25 Feb 1864; died 1946 in Oxbow Cemetery Eddy's Ridge.  He married Alice Carver 24 Nov 1903; born 19 Oct 1862; died 1922 in Oxbow Cemetery Eddy's Ridge.

 

 

        57.  Grace3 Knowlton (Ruth2 Holdren, Joseph1) was born 11 Nov 1820.  She married George Holdren, son of Joseph Holdren and Ruth Coleman.  He was born 30 Jan 1813, and died 05 May 1884 in Holdren Cemetery.

       

Children are listed above under (22) George Holdren.