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Descendants of Joseph Edwards


Harriet Irene Hanby is the daughter of Beryl Martin and Glen Elsworth Hanby. She was born 27 Jul 1919 in Van Wert, Ohio. She died 27 Jan 2003 at age 83 in Middle Point, Van Wert, Ohio. On 31 Jan 2003, she was buried at Ridge Cemetery, Van Wert, Ohio.

On 10 Nov 1937, she married Floyd Ernest Thatcher in Vaughnsville, Putnam, Ohio. He is the son of William Henry Thatcher and Luvina Ellen Pangle. He was born 31 Oct 1917 in Jackson, Van Wert, Ohio. He died 28 Mar 1989 at age 71 in Van Wert, Van Wert, Ohio.

Children of Harriet Irene Hanby and Floyd Ernest Thatcher:

  1. Barbara Joan Thatcher was born 21 Mar 1939 in Lima, Allen, Ohio. She died 19 hours later that same day in Lima, Allen, Ohio. She was buried the following day, 22 Mar 1939, at Ridge Cemetery, Van Wert, Ohio.
  2. Danny Lee Thatcher was born in 1940 in Ohio.
    • In 1959, he married Phyllis Jean Wisener in Ohio. She is the daughter of Robert H. Wisener. She was born in 1942.
  3. Clair O'Neil Thatcher was born in 1945 in Ohio.
Phyllis Jean Wisener
Phyllis Jean Wisener (1959)



  • Birth and Death from the Social Security Death Index [Name: Harriet I. Thatcher; SSN: 301-40-4575; Last Residence: 45863 Middle Point, Van Wert, Ohio; Born: 27 Jul 1919; Died: 27 Jan 2003; SSN issued: Ohio (1962)].
  • Birth, Marriage, Death and Burial from her obituary.


  • Birth and Death from the Social Security Death Index [Name: Floyd E. Thatcher; SSN: 282-20-8752; Last Residence: 45863 Middle Point, Van Wert, Ohio; Born: 31 Oct 1917; Died: 28 Mar 1989; SSN issued: Ohio (Before 1951)].
  • Birth and Death from the Ohio Death Certificate Index [Name: Floyd Ernest Thatcher; Birth Date: 31 Oct 1917; Birth State: Ohio; Birth Country: United States; Gender: Male; Race: White; Hispanic Origin: Not Hispanic (Latino); Residence County: Van Wert; Residence State: Ohio; Residence Country: United States; Death Date: 28 Mar 1989; Hospital of Death: Van Wert County Hospital; City of Death: Van Wert; County of Death: Van Wert; Certificate: 024257; Age at Death: 71; Certifier: Coroner; Referred to Coroner: Yes; Autopsy: Yes; Filing Date: 30 Mar 1989; Hospital Status: Hospital/ER-Outpatient; Injury in Ohio: Yes; Injury at Work: No; Type Place of Injury: Unspecified Place; County of Injury: Van Wert; Social Security Number: 282-20-8752; Father's Surname: Thatcher; Marital Status: Married; Education: 12; Industry of Decedent: Agricultural production, crops; Occupation of Decedent: Farmers, except horticultural; Primary Registration District: 8101].
  • Birth, Marriage, Death and Burial from his obituary in the Van Wert Times Bulletin, Van Wert, OH, 14 Feb 1967.


  • Birth, Death and Burial from her death certificate [Name: Barbara Joan Thatcher; Death date: 21 Mar 1939; Death place: Allen, Lima, Ohio; Birthdate: 21 Mar 1939; Birthplace: Van Wert Co. Ohio; Age at death: 19 hours; Gender: Female; Marital status: Single; Race or color: American; Burial date: 22 Mar 1939; Cemetery name: Ridge Cem.; Father's name: Floyd Thatcher; Father's birthplace: Van West Co. Ohio; Mother's name: Harriet Hanby; Mother's birthplace: Van West Co, Ohio; GSU film number: 2023678; Digital GS number: 4122485; Image number: 2035; Reference number: fn 13809; Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953].


  • Marriage from the Lima News, Lima, OH, 13 Dec 1959.


Census Listings

The individuals in this family appear in the following census listings.

Joseph Edwards
Alpheus Edwards
Hulda (Edwards) Martin
Joseph Henry Martin
Beryl (Martin) Hanby
Harriet Irene Hanby


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Last Updated: Thursday, November 17, 2011.