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Reckard Family


 

Descendants of Calvin Reckard

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

        1.  Calvin1 Reckard was born Abt. 1768 in Franklin Co., Mass..  He married Hulda Leonard.  She was born Abt. 1772 in Franklin Co., Mass..

       

Children of Calvin Reckard and Hulda Leonard are:

+      2                 i.    Otis2 Reckard, born 31 Jan 1792 in Hampshire Co., Massachusetts; died 01 Nov 1865 in Marietta, Ohio.

+      3                ii.    Joseph LEONARD Reckard, born 17 Mar 1794 in Washington  Co., Pennsylvania; died 25 Nov 1881 in Mound Cem..

+      4               iii.    Susan Reckard, born 30 May 1800; died 11 Nov 1882.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

        2.  Otis2 Reckard (Calvin1) was born 31 Jan 1792 in Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, and died 01 Nov 1865 in Marietta, Ohio.  He married Nancy Jennings 27 Oct 1813 in Marietta, Ohio, daughter of Jonathan Jennings and Elizabeth Stephenson.  She was born 30 Aug 1796 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 09 Dec 1879 in Marietta, Ohio.

 

More About Otis Reckard:

Burial: Beech Grove Cemetery, Hills, Washington Co., Ohio

 

More About Nancy Jennings:

Burial: Beech Grove Cemetery, Hills, Washington Co., Ohio

       

Children of Otis Reckard and Nancy Jennings are:

        5                 i.    Daughter3 Reckard, born 01 Jan 1815 in Marietta, Ohio; died 01 Jan 1815 in Marietta, Ohio.

 

More About Daughter Reckard:

Burial: Beech Grove Cemetery, Hills, Washington Co., Ohio

 

+      6                ii.    Elizabeth Reckard, born 24 Feb 1816 in Marietta, Ohio; died 19 Aug 1843 in Harmar, Washington Co., Ohio.

        7               iii.    Salmon Reckard, born 26 Sep 1817 in Marietta, Ohio; died 08 Apr 1822 in Washington Co Ohio.

 

More About Salmon Reckard:

Burial: Beech Grove Cemetery, Hills, Washington Co., Ohio

 

        8               iv.    Zebulon J. Reckard, born 03 Sep 1819 in Marietta, Ohio; died 22 Apr 1822 in Washington Co Ohio.

 

More About Zebulon J. Reckard:

Burial: Beech Grove Cemetery, Hills, Washington Co., Ohio

 

+      9                v.    Susan Reckard, born 11 Sep 1821 in Washington Co Ohio; died Aft. 1899 in Modale, Iowa.

        10             vi.    Otis Reckard, born 21 Jun 1825 in Marietta, Ohio; died 21 Jun 1825 in Marietta, Ohio.

 

More About Otis Reckard:

Burial: Beech Grove Cemetery, Hills, Washington Co., Ohio

 

        11            vii.    Rosanna N. Reckard, born 24 Aug 1826 in Marietta, Ohio; died 30 Apr 1888 in Chester, Meigs Co., Ohio.  She married William P. Morse 16 Dec 1847.

        12           viii.    Mary Deliah Reckard, born 25 Jan 1828 in Marietta, Ohio; died 27 Apr 1863 in Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Caleb S. Thorniley 12 Apr 1853 in Washington Co., OH.

 

More About Mary Deliah Reckard:

Burial: Valley Cemetery, Washington Co., Ohio

 

+      13             ix.    Henry Otis Reckard, born 04 Dec 1830 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 24 Jun 1872 in Washington Co., Ohio.

        14              x.    Mary Reckard, born 1831.

+      15             xi.    Lucinda Reckard, born 26 Jun 1833 in Marietta, Ohio; died Abt. 1898.

        16            xii.    Wesley Junia Reckard, born 24 Oct 1836 in Marietta, Ohio; died 12 Jan 1893 in Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania.  He married Marinda Emma Grimes 09 Sep 1860.

        17           xiii.    William Reckard, born 28 Sep 1823 in Marietta, Ohio; died Aft. 1898.  He married Sarah Ranger 18 Jan 1849 in Washington Co., OH.

 

 

        3.  Joseph LEONARD2 Reckard (Calvin1) was born 17 Mar 1794 in Washington  Co., Pennsylvania, and died 25 Nov 1881 in Mound Cem..  He married Delilah Jennings 01 Mar 1816, daughter of Jonathan Jennings and Elizabeth Stephenson.  She was born 17 Sep 1798 in Franklin Co., Mass., and died 09 Jun 1870 in Mound Cem..

       

Children of Joseph Reckard and Delilah Jennings are:

        18               i.    Alvin3 Reckard, born 18 Feb 1817 in Washington  Co., Ohio; died 15 Feb 1882 in Mound Cem..

        19              ii.    Eliza Ann Reckard, born 18 Feb 1819 in Washington  Co., Ohio; died 06 Jan 1894 in Mound Cem..

        20             iii.    Mary Ann Reckard, born 18 Feb 1819 in Washington  Co., Ohio; died 24 Jun 1875 in Mound Cem..

        21             iv.    Lucy Wood Reckard, born 11 Dec 1821 in Washington  Co., Ohio.

        22              v.    Julia Marie Reckard, born 29 Jul 1824 in Washington  Co., Ohio; died 24 Apr 1825.

        23             vi.    Abner Westgate Reckard, born 29 Jul 1826 in Washington  Co., Ohio; died 25 Dec 1863 in Mound Cem..

        24            vii.    Margaret Reckard, born 11 Feb 1829 in Washington  Co., Ohio.

        25           viii.    Nancy Reckard, born 08 Aug 1831 in Washington  Co., Ohio; died 29 Apr 1870 in Mound Cem..

        26             ix.    Sarah Elizabeth Reckard, born 26 Oct 1833 in Washington  Co., Ohio; died 01 Aug 1834.

        27              x.    Harriet Ellen Reckard, born 11 Jun 1835 in Washington  Co., Ohio.

        28             xi.    Joseph Leonard Reckard, born 03 Feb 1839 in Washington  Co., Ohio.

 

 

        4.  Susan2 Reckard (Calvin1) was born 30 May 1800, and died 11 Nov 1882.  She married Jonathan Jennings 20 Mar 1823, son of Jonathan Jennings and Elizabeth Stephenson.  He was born 18 Mar 1802, and died 03 Jan 1852.

 

More About Susan Reckard:

Burial: Mound Cem.

 

More About Jonathan Jennings:

Burial: Mound Cem.

Occupation: shoemaker

Residence: Marietta, OH

       

Children of Susan Reckard and Jonathan Jennings are:

        29               i.    Augustus Otis3 Jennings, born 12 Feb 1825 in Portsmouth, OH.  He married Nancy Beall 01 Sep 1880.

        30              ii.    Wesley Fox Jennings, born 20 Dec 1829; died 15 Apr 1847.

        31             iii.    William Jennings.

        32             iv.    Mary Ellen Jennings, born 24 Mar 1840 in Wash. Co., OH.  She married (1) John E. Ramsey 16 Oct 1858.  She married (2) Demming S. Bishop 24 Mar 1896 in Parkersburg, WV.

        33              v.    Susan Caroline Jennings, born 30 Aug 1836.  She married Thomas Chockley Maris 20 Nov 1854 in Wash. Co., OH.

        34             vi.    Leonard Howard Jennings, born 28 Dec 1832 in Gallipolis, OH; died 13 Jun 1873 in Wash. Co., OH.  He married Lucy Unknown 16 Jun 1865 in New Orleans, LA.

 

More About Leonard Howard Jennings:

Burial: Mound Cem

 

        35            vii.    Elizabeth Stephenson Jennings, born 30 Dec 1826 in Portsmouth, OH.  She married William Hebron 12 Sep 1844.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

        6.  Elizabeth3 Reckard (Otis2, Calvin1) was born 24 Feb 1816 in Marietta, Ohio, and died 19 Aug 1843 in Harmar, Washington Co., Ohio.  She married Hiram Chambers 09 May 1837 in Washington Co., OH.  He was born 08 Aug 1815, and died 13 Sep 1852 in Harmar, Wash. Co., OH.

 

More About Elizabeth Reckard:

Burial: Mound Cemetery

       

Children of Elizabeth Reckard and Hiram Chambers are:

        36               i.    Otis John4 Chambers, born 29 Apr 1840 in Harmar, OH.

        37              ii.    Salon Chambers, born 30 Jan 1840 in Harmar, OH.

 

More About Salon Chambers:

Occupation: Railroad Engineer

 

 

        9.  Susan3 Reckard (Otis2, Calvin1) was born 11 Sep 1821 in Washington Co Ohio, and died Aft. 1899 in Modale, Iowa.  She married Dr. Edwin West 04 Sep 1844 in Washington Co., Ohio, son of John West and Wealthan.  He was born 21 Jan 1805 in Franklin County, Vermont, and died 17 Jan 1886 in Modale, Harrison Co., Iowa.

 

Notes for Dr. Edwin West:

Edwin West was a physician for many years, starting this profession early in life, and for two years he was also a preacher. He resided in Newport township according to the census of Spring of 1827, in Fearing Twp. in 1829, in Newport Twp. again in 1831-42 and Marietta Twp. in 1855. He was a township clerk of Newport Township in 1834 and 1835. He was a resident of Marietta, Ohio at the time of his marriage     

 

By the year 1850, Edwin West and family resided in Roxbury Twp., Wash. Co., Ohio. which became a part of Palmer Township in 1851. He was appointed a Palmer Twp. Justice of the Peace, June 17, 1851. "In 1850 Dr. West came to the settlement. He was of the eclectic school of Physicians, was very successful, especially in fevers. He did not remain but about four years. While in the settlement he lived at different places, but most of the time he resided near the neighborhood store." (Brown's Mills P. O., Palmer Twp.) Ref: Williams History of Washington County, Ohio, 1881, p. 673.

 

From: The Marietta Register, March 4, 1884: "Dr. Edwin West of Calliope, Sioux Co., Iowa is visiting his daughter, Mrs. Josiah Devol."

 

From: Register, April 4, 1884: "Dr. West of Western Iowa is visiting relatives in Newport and elsewhere in the county. He left Newport over 40 years ago."

 

More About Dr. Edwin West:

Burial: Modale, Harrison Co., Iowa

       

Children of Susan Reckard and Edwin West are:

        38               i.    Nancy Angelina4 West, born 10 Jun 1845 in Lawrence Co., Ohio; died 11 Oct 1866 in Modale, Harrison Co., Iowa.  She married Job Ross.

        39              ii.    William Edwin West, born 08 Feb 1847 in Gallipolis, Gallia Co., Ohio.  He married Carolyn Lydia Heald 28 Nov 1873 in Calliope, Sioux Co., Iowa.

 

Notes for William Edwin West:

Civil War, Co. A, 29th Iowa Infantry, 1862-65

 

        40             iii.    John Wesley West, born 12 Dec 1848 in Marietta, Ohio.  He married Sarah E. Stansbury 24 Jan 1880 in Modale, Iowa.

 

More About John Wesley West:

Residence: Modale, Iowa

 

        41             iv.    Mary Rosannah West, born 29 Dec 1850 in Brown's Mill, Roxbury Twp., Washington Co., Ohio.  She married John Pritchard 17 Jan 1868 in Modale, Iowa; born 25 Aug 1837 in Lawrence Co., Ohio.

        42              v.    Lucinda Eliza West, born 20 Jan 1852 in Brown's Mill, Roxbury Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 10 Feb 1856.

        43             vi.    Susan Emily West, born 24 Dec 1856 in Ozark, Jackson Co., Iowa.  She married William Minor Sharpnack in Missouri Valley, Harrison Co., Iowa.

        44            vii.    Charles Otis West, born 01 Apr 1860; died 20 Sep 1863.

        45           viii.    George Frank West, born 08 Jan 1863 in Harris Grove, Iowa.

        46             ix.    Henry Reckard West, born 13 Oct 1865 in Modale, Harrison Co., Iowa; died 1866 in Modale, Harrison Co., Iowa.

 

 

        13.  Henry Otis3 Reckard (Otis2, Calvin1) was born 04 Dec 1830 in Washington Co., Ohio, and died 24 Jun 1872 in Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Sarah M. Shaldon 23 Aug 1856 in Washington Co., OH.  She was born 1836 in Gallia, Ohio, and died 1919 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

 

More About Henry Otis Reckard:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

 

More About Sarah M. Shaldon:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

       

Children of Henry Reckard and Sarah Shaldon are:

        47               i.    Sarah (Sadie) Florence4 Reckard, born 22 Oct 1870.

        48              ii.    Calvin Henry Reckard, born 21 Apr 1858 in Washington Co., Ohio; died 1926.

 

More About Calvin Henry Reckard:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

 

        49             iii.    Frank Shaldon Reckard, born 04 Aug 1858.  He married Mattie Kerr.

 

More About Frank Shaldon Reckard:

Occupation: Oil Driller

Residence: Elborn, IL

 

        50             iv.    Edward William Reckard, born 14 Aug 1862.

 

More About Edward William Reckard:

Occupation: gardener

Residence: Brooklyn Center, MN

 

+      51              v.    Otis Salmon Reckard, born 07 Nov 1860 in Lawrence Twp., Washington Co., Ohio; died 13 Jan 1927 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

 

 

        15.  Lucinda3 Reckard (Otis2, Calvin1) was born 26 Jun 1833 in Marietta, Ohio, and died Abt. 1898.  She married Jonathan Amlin Hill 20 Apr 1858 in Washington Co., OH, son of William Hill and Martha Amlin.  He was born 05 Oct 1824 in Newport Twp., Washington Co., Ohio, and died 1905.

       

Children of Lucinda Reckard and Jonathan Hill are:

+      52               i.    Otis Wesley4 Hill, born 22 Oct 1860 in Cow Run, Washington Co., Ohio; died 13 Mar 1926.

        53              ii.    Oeta Hill, born 11 Oct 1864.

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

        51.  Otis Salmon4 Reckard (Henry Otis3, Otis2, Calvin1) was born 07 Nov 1860 in Lawrence Twp., Washington Co., Ohio, and died 13 Jan 1927 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.  He married Eva Davis Abt. 1899.  She was born Mar 1866 in Ohio, and died 1949 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio.

 

Notes for Otis Salmon Reckard:

Otis S. "Dory" Reckard was a large oil operatoe

 

More About Otis Salmon Reckard:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

Occupation: Driller

 

More About Eva Davis:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

       

Children of Otis Reckard and Eva Davis are:

        54               i.    Otis S. Jr.5 Reckard, born Abt. 1903; died 1971 in Marietta, Ohio.


 

Notes for Otis S. Jr. Reckard:

Settled in Marietta

 

        55              ii.    Grace Reckard, born 14 Aug 1900 in Newport Township,  Washington Co., Ohio; died 13 Aug 1972 in Willoughby, Ohio.

 

Notes for Grace Reckard:

graduated Newport High School in 1919 and Wesleyan University, Indiana University, B. A. Cincinnati University. She was a Newport Alumni President in 1929. Principal of Newport School from 1930 to 1932. After 1932, taught at Newport until she went to Willoughby, Ohio to teach in teh early 1940's.

 

She died on August 13, 1972 at Willoughby. Funeral Services were held on August 15, 1972 at 10 a.m. at McMann Funeral Home in Willoughby. Burial in Newport Cemetery at 3 p.m. 

 

More About Grace Reckard:

Burial: Newport Cemetery

 

        56             iii.    Child Reckard, born Bet. 1902 - 1909; died in infancy.

 

 

        52.  Otis Wesley4 Hill (Lucinda3 Reckard, Otis2, Calvin1) was born 22 Oct 1860 in Cow Run, Washington Co., Ohio, and died 13 Mar 1926.  He married Emma Ida Mendenhall 27 Oct 1888, daughter of William Mendenhall and Rachel Wilson.  She was born 29 Mar 1862.

 

More About Otis Wesley Hill:

Burial: Beech Grove Cemetery, Washington County, Ohio

       

Children of Otis Hill and Emma Mendenhall are:

        57               i.    Edith5 Hill, died in At 21 years.

+      58              ii.    Earl Hill, born 22 May 1891; died 06 Dec 1972.

+      59             iii.    Ester Keturah Hill.

        60             iv.    Ervin Hill.

+      61              v.    Ethan Hill, born 20 Feb 1900; died 22 Jan 1976.

 

 

Generation No. 5

 

        58.  Earl5 Hill (Otis Wesley4, Lucinda3 Reckard, Otis2, Calvin1) was born 22 May 1891, and died 06 Dec 1972.  He married (1) Mabel Lane 27 Sep 1917 in Wash. Co., OH.  She was born Abt. 1898.  He married (2) Audrey Irene Rutherford 15 Apr 1936, daughter of Oscar Rutherford and Mary Martin. 

       

Children of Earl Hill and Mabel Lane are:

        62               i.    Kenneth6 Hill.  He married Norma Koon.

        63              ii.    Lowell Hill, born 07 Mar 1919 in Hills P O; died in At age 55.  He married Dorothy Addlesburger.

        64             iii.    Theora Hill.  She married Elmer Miller.

        65             iv.    Delores Hill.  She married Carl Grub.

        66              v.    Buelah Hill.  She married Huey Patterson.

        67             vi.    Phillis Hill.  She married Jack Ullman.

        68            vii.    Irene Hill.  She married William Miller.

 

       

Children of Earl Hill and Audrey Rutherford are:

        69               i.    Jimmy6 Hill, born 12 Jul 1936; died in In infancy.

        70              ii.    Max Hill, born 18 Aug 1937; died 18 Apr 2008.  He married Bonnie Antill.

        71             iii.    Shirley Hill.  She married Larry Wheeler, Sr.

        72             iv.    Ronnie Hill.  He married Charlene Parker.

        73              v.    Sharon Hill, born 16 Mar 1944; died 30 Oct 2009.  She married Donnie Woodword.

        74             vi.    Judith Hill.  She married Richard Snodgrass.

        75            vii.    Larry Hill.  He married Yvonne Maston.

        76           viii.    Rex Hill, born 16 Dec 1950; died 12 Dec 2003.  He married Larry Wheeler.

        77             ix.    Teddy Hill.  He married (1) Donald Woodward.  He married (2) Glen Daugherty.

        78              x.    Cathy Hill.  She married Glen Daugherty.

 

 

        59.  Ester Keturah5 Hill (Otis Wesley4, Lucinda3 Reckard, Otis2, Calvin1)  She married Payson Bradley Root 05 Mar 1913, son of Andrew Root and Mary McIntire.  He was born 22 Aug 1891, and died 10 Feb 1956.

       

Children of Ester Hill and Payson Root are:

        79               i.    Ralph6 Root.

        80              ii.    Merle Root.  He married Joan Bean.

        81             iii.    Miss Root.  She married Harold Parmeter.

 

 

        61.  Ethan5 Hill (Otis Wesley4, Lucinda3 Reckard, Otis2, Calvin1) was born 20 Feb 1900, and died 22 Jan 1976.  He married Ruth Schultheis 27 Aug 1925, daughter of Jacob Schultheis and Chloe Thompson.  She was born 21 Oct 1905, and died 14 Mar 1972.

 

More About Ethan Hill:

Burial: Valley Cemetery

 

More About Ruth Schultheis:

Burial: Valley Cem., Washington Co., OH

       

Child of Ethan Hill and Ruth Schultheis is:

        82               i.    Freda May6 Hill, died in Infancy.