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O'Bleness Family


 

 

Descendants of Henry Mclure Oblenus

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

        1.  Henry Mclure1 Oblenus was born 15 Mar 1771 in Westchester County, New York, and died Oct 1842 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Rechel Ryckman 15 May 1796.  She was born 07 Jun 1771 in Manhattan, New York, and died 07 Nov 1861 in Washington Co., Ohio.

       

Children of Henry Oblenus and Rechel Ryckman are:

+      2                 i.    Henry2 O'Bleness, born 03 Mar 1797 in New York; died 13 Sep 1878 in Posey Co., Indiana.

        3                ii.    Rachel Ryckman O'Bleness, born 17 Mar 1799 in New York; died 1878.  She married James Mitchell 12 Nov 1818 in Washington Co., Ohio; born 24 Sep 1793 in New York.

+      4               iii.    Phoebe Pierson O'Bleness, born 15 May 1801 in New York; died 1865.

        5               iv.    Elizabeth O'Bleness, born 20 Jul 1803.  She married John H. Dye 05 Dec 1822.

+      6                v.    John Vark O'Bleness, born 02 Aug 1809 in Kings Bridge, Westchester, New York; died 31 Mar 1893 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

+      7               vi.    Gertrude Maria O'Bleness, born 07 May 1811 in New York; died Aft. 1870 in Lawrence Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

        2.  Henry2 O'Bleness (Henry Mclure1 Oblenus) was born 03 Mar 1797 in New York, and died 13 Sep 1878 in Posey Co., Indiana.  He married Lutitia McKibben 14 Oct 1819 in Washington Co., Ohio, daughter of David McKibben and Elizabeth Sharp.  She was born 10 Apr 1799 in Porter, Center Co., Pennsylvania, and died 13 Apr 1850 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

Notes for Henry O'Bleness:

in 1850 in Posey Co., Indiania

       

Children of Henry O'Bleness and Lutitia McKibben are:

        8                 i.    Henry3 O'Bleness, born 1822.

+      9                ii.    James O'Bleness, born 15 Feb 1823 in Washington Co Ohio; died 07 Jun 1863 in Miliken Bend, Louisana.

        10             iii.    Phoebe O'Bleness, born 1824.

        11             iv.    Cornelius O'Bleness, born 02 Feb 1826 in Lawrence Twp. Washington Co. Ohio; died 1902.  He married Jane Griffin 09 Feb 1854 in Spring Valley, Pierce, Wisconsin.

        12              v.    John J. O'Bleness, born 1827.  He married Mary L Owen 07 Dec 1845.

        13             vi.    Gertrude O'Bleness, born 1828.

        14            vii.    Eliza O'Bleness, born 1829.

        15           viii.    Louis O'Bleness, born 1830.

        16             ix.    Charles W. O'Bleness, born 1834.

        17              x.    Martha O'Bleness, born 1839.

        18             xi.    Pricilla O'Bleness, born 1843.

 

 

        4.  Phoebe Pierson2 O'Bleness (Henry Mclure1 Oblenus) was born 15 May 1801 in New York, and died 1865.  She married Thomas Jett 05 Dec 1822 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He was born 08 Feb 1782 in Virginia, and died 1863 in Washington Co., Ohio.

       

Children of Phoebe O'Bleness and Thomas Jett are:

        19               i.    Thomas3 Jett, born 1817; Stepchild.

        20              ii.    Lucinda Jett, born 1824.

        21             iii.    Rachel Jett, born 1834.

        22             iv.    Henry Jett, born 1836.

        23              v.    Adaline Jett, born 1838.

        24             vi.    Andrew Jett, born 1831.

 

 

        6.  John Vark2 O'Bleness (Henry Mclure1 Oblenus) was born 02 Aug 1809 in Kings Bridge, Westchester, New York, and died 31 Mar 1893 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Susan Hoff 29 Oct 1829 in Washington Co., Ohio, daughter of James Hoff and Hannah Dutton.  She was born 09 Sep 1809 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 22 Oct 1879 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About John Vark O'Bleness:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

 

More About Susan Hoff:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

       

Children of John O'Bleness and Susan Hoff are:

        25               i.    Charles William3 O'Bleness, born 19 Jul 1830 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio; died 18 Mar 1903.  He married Mary Jane Smith 24 Jun 1852 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

Notes for Charles William O'Bleness:

In 1860 in Lee Co. Jackson Twp., Iowa

 

        26              ii.    Harriet O'Bleness, born Abt. 1832.  She married William H. Bingham 25 May 1860 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        27             iii.    James O'Bleness, born 12 Nov 1833 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio; died 07 Feb 1837 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About James O'Bleness:

Burial: Beech Grove

 

        28             iv.    William O'Bleness, born Abt. 1835.

 

Notes for William O'Bleness:

Possibly moved to Maryland and died in Washington D. C. in 1864

 

+      29              v.    Andrew O'Bleness, born 30 Jan 1837 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

        30             vi.    Ezra O'Bleness, born Abt. 1839.

        31            vii.    Gertrude O'Bleness, born 04 Sep 1840 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio; died 27 Jul 1845 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Gertrude O'Bleness:

Burial: Beech Grove

 

+      32           viii.    Henry G. O'Bleness, born 16 Jun 1842 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio; died Jan 1924.

+      33             ix.    Abram Guyton O'Bleness, born 20 Dec 1843 in Ohio; died 19 Jan 1933 in Marietta, Washington Co., Ohio.

        34              x.    Maria J. O'Bleness, born Abt. 1846.

        35             xi.    Rachael O'Bleness, born Abt. 1847.  She married Leander Beabout 30 Dec 1869.

        36            xii.    Phebe A O'Bleness, born Abt. 1849.

        37           xiii.    Cornelius O'Bleness, born Abt. 1854.

 

 

        7.  Gertrude Maria2 O'Bleness (Henry Mclure1 Oblenus) was born 07 May 1811 in New York, and died Aft. 1870 in Lawrence Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Henry S. Amlin 06 Feb 1838 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He was born Abt. 1808 in Ohio, and died Aft. 1870 in Lawrence Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.

       

Child of Gertrude O'Bleness and Henry Amlin is:

        38               i.    Maria3 Amlin, born Abt. 1832.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

        9.  James3 O'Bleness (Henry2, Henry Mclure1 Oblenus) was born 15 Feb 1823 in Washington Co Ohio, and died 07 Jun 1863 in Miliken Bend, Louisana.  He married Sarah Cree 10 Sep 1845 in Newport, Ohio, daughter of Hamilton Cree and Prudence Waite.  She was born 03 Aug 1824 in Monroe Co., Ohio, and died 02 Feb 1903 in Polk Co., Iowa.

 

Notes for James O'Bleness:

Died from a wound received in the Civil War Corporal Co. C, 23rd Iowa Infantry

 

More About Sarah Cree:

Burial: Pine Hill Cemetery, Polk Co., Iowa

       

Children of James O'Bleness and Sarah Cree are:

        39               i.    Lutitia J.4 O'Bleness, born 19 Feb 1849; died 20 Oct 1932.  She married Lewis Cissily 16 Jan 1873 in Polk Co., Iowa.

        40              ii.    Eliza Theresa O'Bleness, born 19 Dec 1850 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 22 Feb 1924.  She married Elijah Trent 20 Apr 1866 in Polk Co., Iowa.

        41             iii.    Stephen Harvey O'Bleness, born 01 Apr 1853 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio; died 18 Mar 1915 in Polk Co., Iowa.  He married Cordelia Fairbanks Howland 25 Dec 1875 in Polk Co., Iowa.

        42             iv.    John Martin O'Bleness, born 12 Jun 1855 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio; died 15 Mar 1921.  He married Clara M. Fisher 24 Feb 1877 in Polk Co., Iowa.

        43              v.    Lewis W. O'Bleness, born 01 Sep 1858 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 04 Feb 1859 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        44             vi.    Mary Evaline O'Bleness, born 12 Aug 1859 in Iowa; died 11 May 1935 in Polk Co., Iowa.  She married Joacb Eli Witmer 22 Apr 1877 in Polk Co., Iowa.

        45            vii.    William E. O'Bleness, born 23 Oct 1861 in Polk Co., Iowa; died 30 Nov 1936 in Polk Co., Iowa.

        46           viii.    Hamilton Cree O'Bleness, born 30 Jun 1846 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 23 May 1909 in Los Angles, California.  He married Martha A. Riley 23 Oct 1867 in Polk Co., Iowa.

 

 

        29.  Andrew3 O'Bleness (John Vark2, Henry Mclure1 Oblenus) was born 30 Jan 1837 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Lottie Turner 27 Dec 1866 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She was born 13 Aug 1841 in Washington Co Ohio.

       

Children of Andrew O'Bleness and Lottie Turner are:

        47               i.    Cora4 O'Bleness, born 20 Aug 1867.

        48              ii.    Lellie O'Bleness, born 12 Aug 1873.

 

 

        32.  Henry G.3 O'Bleness (John Vark2, Henry Mclure1 Oblenus) was born 16 Jun 1842 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio, and died Jan 1924.  He married Josephine M. Shearer 07 Mar 1871 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She was born 1846 in Wetzel Co., Virginia, and died Aug 1921.

 

Notes for Henry G. O'Bleness:

Occupation: Carpenter

Civil War:

Vol. May 28, 1862 - 3months, 85th Ohio State Guards Co. F Corp.

Vol. 1864 - 100 days, 148th Ohio National Guard Co. G - Sergt.

       

Children of Henry O'Bleness and Josephine Shearer are:

        49               i.    Henry Clifford4 O'Bleness, born 1872 in Athens Ohio.

        50              ii.    Charles Garnett O'Bleness, born 12 Apr 1877 in Athens Ohio; died 01 Jun 1969.

        51             iii.    Raplh Alphonso O'Bleness, born 1879 in Athens Ohio.

        52             iv.    Mary Lulu O'Bleness, born 1881 in Athens Ohio.

 

 

        33.  Abram Guyton3 O'Bleness (John Vark2, Henry Mclure1 Oblenus) was born 20 Dec 1843 in Ohio, and died 19 Jan 1933 in Marietta, Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Julia Sarah Kerr 29 May 1866 in Washington Co., Ohio, daughter of Samuel Kerr and Hannah Brown.  She was born 29 Sep 1847 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 05 Apr 1931 in Washington Co., Ohio.

 

Notes for Abram Guyton O'Bleness:

In 1860 Lee Co., Jackson Twp Iowa

Occupation: Carpenter - Contractor

Civil War

Vol. May 28, 1862 - 3 months,  85th OVI Co F. Pvt.

Vol. 1863, 6 months, 129th OVI Co. F, Pvt.

Vol. 1864, 100 days, 148th

In 1880 in Beplre Ohio

       

Children of Abram O'Bleness and Julia Kerr are:

        53               i.    Minnie A.4 O'Bleness, born Mar 1867.

        54              ii.    Mary Josie O'Bleness, born 08 Oct 1871 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio; died 13 Jul 1872 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

        55             iii.    Della O'Bleness, born Abt. 1874.

        56             iv.    Henry McClure O'Bleness, born 02 Nov 1875.  He married Estelle Despard 21 Jun 1902.