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Desc. report: William English (1781-1856) of the Darke Co., Ohio
 
migration: Co Antrim, Ireland to Charleston SC to Green Co. TN to Springsboro, OH to Darke Co. OH
 
Descendants of William English
 

1. William English was born 1780 in , Co. Antrim, , IRE. He died 23 Feb 1856 in Wayne Twp, Darke Co., OH and was buried in English Cem, Darke Co., OH.

William English came to the U.S. before the War of 1812 with his wife and her brother & sister Hugh and Catherine Davidson and their spouses Elizabeth and Hugh Allen. William first lived in South Carolina then settled in Greene Co., TN. He moved to Warren Co., OH, in 1817 where his wife died in 1820. In 1823 he moved to Wayne Twp, Darke Co., OH. His residence was the location of the first Presbyterian services in the county.

William married Mary Jane Davidson, daughter of James Davidson and Margaret Bell,. Mary was born 1781 in Co. Antrim, IRE. She died 14 Aug 1820 in Warren Co., OH.

They had the following children:
2 M i. Samuel B. English was born 20 Oct 1804 in , , Co. Antrim, IRE. He died 24 May 1878 in Wayne Twp, Darke Co., OH and was buried in English Cem, Darke Co., OH.

Samuel married Ruth Greer, daughter of Aaron Greer and Elizabeth Reed, on 14 Oct 1831 in , Darke Co., OH. Ruth was born 10 Sep 1813 in , , OH. She died 18 Jan 1851 in Wayne Twp, Darke Co., OH.

3 F ii. Margaret English was born Mar 1806 in Co. Antrim, IRE. She died 15 Sep 1826 in Darke Co., OH.
Margaret married William Robison on 8 Jun 1825 in Darke Co., OH.

4 F iii. Mary Ellen English was born 12 Apr 1809 in Co. Antrim, IRE. She died 9 Sep 1891 in Darke Co., OH.
Mary married Samuel W. Stevenson on 15 May 1851 in , Darke Co., OH. Samuel was born 24 Oct 1809 in Belfast, Co. Antrim, , IRE. He died 31 May 1876 in Versailles, Darke Co., OH.

5 M iv. James English was born 21 Nov 1811 in , Co. Antrim, , IRE. He died 4 Nov 1886 in Wayne Twp, Darke Co., OH and was buried in English Cem, Darke Co., OH.

James married Lucretia Elizabeth Russell, daughter of William Russell and Anna Mary --?--, on 17 Nov 1836 in Miami Co., OH. Lucretia was born 12 Oct 1812 in , Granville Co., NC. She died 15 Nov 1906 in , Darke Co., OH.

6 M v. William John English was born 31 Mar 1814 in , Greene Co., TN. He died 11 May 1877 in Wayne Twp, Darke Co., OH and was buried in English Cem, Darke Co., OH.

William married Frances Senia Pitsenbarger, daughter of Peter Pitsenbarger and Mary Magdalene "Molly" Fry, on 22 Nov 1838 in Darke Co., OH. Frances was born 2 May 1819 in , Greene Co., TN. She died 20 Nov 1891 in Wayne
Twp, Darke Co., OH.

 
 
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