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Whetstone Genealogy

Traveling from Germany to the United States

 

Descendants of Heinrich Wetzstein
*indicated direct lineage

Generation No. 1

1.* H EINRICH1 WETZSTEIN was born 1715 in Germany.

Child of H EINRICH WETZSTEIN is:

i. *H ENRY2 W HETSTONE, b. Abt. 1751, Bedford County, Pennsylvania; d. 10 Mar 1816, Colerain Twp., Bedford Co., Pennsylvania.

 

Generation No. 2

2. *H ENRY2 WHETSTONE (HEINRICH1 WETZSTEIN) was born Abt. 1751 in Bedford County, Pennsylvania, and died 10 Mar 1816 in Colerain Twp., Bedford Co., Pennsylvania. He married HANNAH ROOF 19 Jan 1808 in Bedford County, Pennsylvania, daughter of MICHAEL ROOF and ELIZABETH (ROOF) . She was born 1763 in Bedford County, Pennsylvania, and died 25 Jul 1845 in Colerain Twp., Bedford Co., Pennsylvania.

More About H ENRY WHETSTONE:
Military service: Private in the Service

Children of H ENRY WHETSTONE and HANNAH ROOF are:

 i. *D ANIEL3 W HETSTONE, b. 16 Jan 1781, Bedford County, Pennsylvania; d. 19 Sep 1858, Washington County, Oh..

ii. S OLOMON WHETSTONE, b. 1785, Bedford County, Pennsylvania.

iii. J ACOB WHETSTONE, b. 1792, Bedford County, Pennsylvania; m. MARIGARET MORGAN.

iv. M ARY WHETSTONE, b. 1805, Bedford County, Pennsylvania.

v. ELIZABETH WHETSTONE, b. 1799, Bedford County, Pennsylvania; m. JAMES WILSON.

vi. MARGARET WHETSTONE, b. 28 Apr 1787, Bedford County, Pennsylvania; d. 18 Sep 1869, Bedford County, Pennsylvania.

vii. CATHERINE WHETSTONE, b. 1801, Bedford County, Pennsylvania; m. WILLIAMS.

viii. SARAH WHETSTONE, b. 1796, Bedford County, Pennsylvania; m. JESSE DIEHL.

ix. SAMUEL WHETSTONE, b. 07 May 1790, Bedford County, Pennsylvania; d. 13 Apr 1861, Bedford County, Pennsylvania; m. DELILAH KOONTZ.

x. HENRY WHETSTONE, b. 1782, Bedford County, Pennsylvania.

xi. JOHN WHETSTONE, b. 1794, Bedford County, Pennsylvania.

 

Generation No. 3

3. *DANIEL3 WHETSTONE (HENRY2, HEINRICH1 WETZSTEIN) was born 16 Jan 1781 in Bedford County, Pennsylvania, and died 19 Sep 1858 in Washington County, Oh.. He married MARY MAGDALENE (POLLY) BRILL 19 Jan 1806 in Washington Co., Oh., daughter of CHRISTOPHER BRILL and ANNA MAURER. She was born 26 Jun 1788 in Lovettsville,Loudoun,Virginia, and died 05 Jul 1849 in Washington County, Oh..

Children of DANIEL WHETSTONE and MARY BRILL are:

i. ISAAC4 WHETSTONE, d. 18 Jun 1837.

ii. SAMUEL WHETSTONE, b. 19 Aug 1810; d. 09 Feb 1884; m. MARY F. PADGITT, 10 Jan 1833.

iii. CATHERINE WHETSTONE, b. 21 Sep 1812; m. ANZE GREEN, 04 Feb 1836.

iv. MARGARET WHETSTONE, b. 21 Nov 1814; m. JOSEPH DUNLAP, 19 Nov 1840.

v. HANNAH WHETSTONE, b. 19 Apr 1816; d. 28 Feb 1885; m. JOHN KIGGINS, 21 Feb 1839.

vi. MARIE WHETSTONE, b. 18 Sep 1819.

vii. DANIEL (JR.) WHETSTONE, b. 11 Apr 1822; d. 24 May 1901; m. EVELINE FOWLER.

viii. HENERY WILSON WHETSTONE, b. 28 Nov 1824, Washington County, Oh.; d. 19 Jan 1886, New Matamoras, Ohio; m. REBECCA ANN KIGGINS, 13 Feb 1845, Washington Co., Oh..

ix. *JACOB WHETSTONE, b. 26 Jul 1828, Guernsey Co., Oh.; d. 28 Jul 1886, Harrison Twp., Ross Co., Oh..

4. MARGARET3 WHETSTONE (HENRY2, HEINRICH1 WETZSTEIN) was born 28 Apr 1787 in Bedford County, Pennsylvania, and died 18 Sep 1869 in Bedford County, Pennsylvania. She married DANIEL DIEHL 19 Jan 1808 in Bedford County, Pennsylvania, son of SAMUEL DIEHL and MARGARETHA RITSCHI. He was born 13 Feb 1782 in Loudon County, Va., and died 01 Dec 1851 in Bedford County, Pennsylvania.

Children of MARGARET WHETSTONE and DANIEL DIEHL are:

i. DAVID WHETSTONE4 DIEHL, b. 1818, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn.; m. SARAH ANN RITCHEY, 01 Aug 1848.

ii. JONAS DIEHL, b. 1816, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn.; d. 1880, Pennsylvania.

iii. LEVI WHETSTONE DIEHL, b. 1833, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn..

iv. MARY DIEHL, b. 28 Feb 1828, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn..

v. SARAH DIEHL, b. 03 Dec 1809, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn.; d. 23 Jul 1871.

vi. GEORGE WHETSTONE DIEHL, b. 12 Oct 1811, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn..

vii. JOHN WHETSTONE DIEHL, b. 04 Apr 1814, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn.; d. 30 Jan 1880.

viii. AARON WHETSTONE DIEHL, b. 04 Feb 1821, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn.; d. 10 Mar 1910.

ix. SIMON WHETSTONE DIEHL, b. 16 Aug 1821, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn.; d. 25 Jun 1901.

x. MIRIAH DIEHL, b. 25 Dec 1823, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn.; d. 05 Aug 1904, Blair County, PA.

xi. REBECCA DIEHL, b. 11 Dec 1825, Blue Knob, Blair County, Penn.; d. 14 Jun 1908.

 

Generation No. 4

5. *JACOB4 WHETSTONE (DANIEL3, HENRY2, HEINRICH1 WETZSTEIN) was born 26 Jul 1828 in Guernsey Co., Oh., and died 28 Jul 1886 in Harrison Twp., Ross Co., Oh.. He married SARAH ELIZABETH EWING 28 Aug 1849 in Ross County, Oh., daughter of JAMES EWING and ELIZABETH SUTTON. She was born 1831 in Washington Co., Oh., and died 1920 in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

Children of JACOB WHETSTONE and SARAH EWING are:

i. CAROLINA AMANDA5 WHETSTONE, b. 02 Jul 1850, Washington Co., Oh.; d. 03 Feb 1894, Ross County, Oh.; m. WILLIAM ROSS, 07 Sep 1879, Ross County, Oh.; b. 31 Mar 1833, Ross County, Ohio; d. 03 Sep 1927, Ross County, Ohio.

ii. FLORENCE WHETSTONE, b. 1854, Ross County, Oh.; m. HENDRY CLYMER; b. Ross County, Oh..

iii. *MARGARET IRENE WHETSTONE, b. 1855, Washington Co., Oh.; d. 23 Dec 1941, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio.

iv. ARCHABALD WHETSTONE, b. 1858, Ross County, Oh.; d. 1933.

v. SARAH ELIZABETH WHETSTONE, b. 1860, Ross County, Oh.; d. 06 Dec 1943; m. LYMON DIXON, 15 Nov 1879.

vi. CHARLES WHETSTONE, b. 1863, Ross County, Oh..

vii. JOHN WHETSTONE, b. 1866, Ross County, Oh..

viii. WINIFRED BELL WHETSTONE, b. 20 Aug 1871, Washington Co., Oh.; d. 26 Nov 1950.

ix. WILLIAM DELL WHETSTONE, b. 20 Aug 1871, Washington Co., Oh.; d. 1910; m. ROSE (WHETSTONE).

 

Generation No. 5

6.*MARGARET IRENE5 WHETSTONE (JACOB4, DANIEL3, HENRY2, HEINRICH1 WETZSTEIN) was born 1855 in Washington Co., Oh., and died 23 Dec 1941 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio. She married ENOCH SAYRE, son of JOEL SAYRE and MELINDA KAY. He was born 11 May 1849 in Jackson County, WV, and died 22 Dec 1916 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio.

Children of MARGARET WHETSTONE and ENOCH SAYRE are:

i. ELIZABETH6 SAYRE, b. 1873, Ross County, Oh..

ii. *GEORGE BRENTON SAYRE, b. 19 Dec 1878, Ross County, Oh.; d. 15 Mar 1939, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio - buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston, Ohio.

iii. RUSSELL J. SAYRE, b. 31 May 1897, Ohio.

iv. BERTHA CLEVELAND SAYRE.

v. MAY SAYRE, m. JACOB HENRY.

 

7. WINIFRED BELL5 WHETSTONE (JACOB4, DANIEL3, HENRY2, HEINRICH1 WETZSTEIN) was born 20 Aug 1871 in Washington Co., Oh., and died 26 Nov 1950. She married JOSEPH POOLE 13 Oct 1892, son of PETER POOLE and HANNAH PALMER.

Child of W
INIFRED WHETSTONE and JOSEPH POOLE is:

i. GLADYS LORRAINE6 POOLE, b. 22 Apr 1894, Chillicothe, Ross Co., Oh; d. 10 Jun 1975, Columbus,Franklin Co., Ohio; m. FRED EMORY BOTKINS, 23 Jul 1913, Chillicothe, Ross Co., Oh.

 

Generation No. 6

8. *GEORGE BRENTON6 SAYRE (MARGARET IRENE5 WHETSTONE, JACOB4, DANIEL3, HENRY2, HEINRICH1 WETZSTEIN) was born 19 Dec 1878 in Ross County, Oh., and died 15 Mar 1939 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio - buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston, Ohio. He married MARGARET VERIDA CLINGAN, daughter of WARREN CLINGAN and ADA CARRIER. She was born 23 Jul 1903 in Donnelsville, Clark County, Ohio, and died 26 Jan 1975 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio - buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston, Ohio.

Children of GEORGE SAYRE and MARGARET CLINGAN are:

i. *FLORENCE IRENE7 SAYRE, b. 14 Jan 1924, Detroit, Michigan; d. 10 Jun 2007, Hollywood, Florida - buried in Ferncliff Cemetery - Springfield, Ohio.

ii. RUSSELL BRENTON SAYER, b. 04 May 1927, Detroit, Michigan; d. 28 Jan 1991, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio - buried in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery.

iii. CHARLES NORMAN SAYRE, b. 02 Apr 1934, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio; d. 18 May 1952, Korea - buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston, Ohio; m. KATHLEEN BRUMFIELD.

Notes for CHARLES NORMAN SAYRE:
No Children from this marriage

 

Generation No. 7

9. *FLORENCE IRENE7 SAYRE (GEORGE BRENTON6, MARGARET IRENE5 WHETSTONE, JACOB4, DANIEL3, HENRY2, HEINRICH1 WETZSTEIN) was born 14 Jan 1924 in Detroit, Michigan, and died 10 Jun 2007 in Hollywood, Florida - buried in Ferncliff Cemetery - Springfield, Ohio. She married (1)  RICHARD EDWARD PENCE 18 Aug 1940 in Richmond, Indiana, son of EDWARD PENCE and PEARL GRUBE. He was born 20 Dec 1920 in St. Paris, Champaign Co., Ohio, and died 01 Oct 1970 in Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio. (2) VERNON ETHRIDGE CAMPBELL, son of MARION CAMPBELL and ELIZABETH MATLOCK. He was born 15 Jan 1926 in Sidney, Ohio, and died 17 Oct 1984 in Bellefontaine, Logan Co., Ohio. She married She married (3) LEE WILLARD TAYLOR 16 Nov 1961 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, son of GEORGE TAYLOR and RUTH SEYMOUR. He was born 26 Aug 1929 in Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio. She married (4) CURTIS GEORGE JONES 14 Dec 1966 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, son of FRED JONES and EMMA WESLAGER/WOLLSCHLAGER. He was born 18 Jun 1924 in Galion, Fulton County, Ohio, and died 01 Jul 1974 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio.

Notes for VERNON ETHRIDGE CAMPBELL:
WW II Veteran - Buried in Huntsville Cemetery, Huntsville, Ohio

Notes for CURTIS GEORGE JONES:
WW II Veteran -
NO CHILDREN FROM THIS MARRIAGE
Appointed Police Cheif of Lawrenceville, Clark County, Ohio on June 7, 1974

Children of F
LORENCE SAYRE and RICHARD PENCE are:

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Children of FLORENCE SAYRE and VERNON CAMPBELL are:

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10. RUSSELL BRENTON7 SAYER (GEORGE BRENTON6 SAYRE, MARGARET IRENE5 WHETSTONE, JACOB4, DANIEL3, HENRY2, HEINRICH1 WETZSTEIN) was born 04 May 1927 in Detroit, Michigan, and died 28 Jan 1991 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio - buried in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery. He married IMOGENE M. BUTLER 1948. She was born 1926.

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