||John was born circa 1788 at Pennsylvania. He shows as 62 years old on the 1850 census.1,2,3
||John Elliot married Martha Randal, daughter of William Randall and Elizabeth Fisher, in Logan county, Ohio.4,5
||Moved to Columbiana co Ohio about 1814.1
||John was likely in Ohio before 1820 and in Columbiana county by 1824 as son John was born in Columbiana county in 1824.
||The History of the Elliott Family says that he sold his land in Columbiana county in 1750, must be 1850. and moved to Logan county, Ohio.1
||This family may have moved from Columbiana county
to Logan county shortly before 1850. They are on the census in Logan
county in 1850 and yet the "History of the Elliott Family" indicates
that their son Joseph B. married in Logan county shortly after coming to Logan county.1,2
||John Elliot appears on the 1850 census of Perry township, Logan county, Ohio where John is 62 years old, born in PA, has $1650 worth of real estate. Wife Martha is 53. Sons John, Isaac who is 24 and a blacksmith and Joseph plus daughter Miriam are still at home.2
||John Elliot and wife appear on the 1860 census of
Perry township, Logan county, Ohio in the household of their son
John. John, the elder is 72 years old and born in PA.6
|| John died circa 1867 at Union, at Ohio. When wife
Martha died in 1869 she is listed as "widow" on the death record of
Logan county, Ohio.1,7,5
||The probate of the estate of John Elliot was begun
in 1867 in Union county, Ohio. It appears that John was living in Union
co Ohio at the time of death in 1867. He left a will there that leaves
a 96 acre farm to son Joseph B.. This will was not probated until the
death of Joseph B. in 1889 to clear the title on 212 acres left to L.G.
and T. J. Elliott. Probate was not cleared un 12 July 1907--(article in
- [S359] John D. Elliott, History of Elliott Family..
[S360] 1850 U.S. census, for Logan county, Ohio .
[S509] "FGS chart of Paul E Bates in summer edition of BRANCHES and TWIGS, Bellefontaine Hist. Soc. Pub.", says born ca 1785.
- [S359] John D. Elliott, History of Elliott Family., No date given for marriage.
- [S1308] Download, Created 24 Mar 1999 by Bill Turner http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~wmturner/PS06/PS06_375.HTm.
[S492] "U.S. Census 1860 Logan co OHIO. For AKEY, HANNOLD and McCall.".
[S509] "FGS chart of Paul E Bates in summer edition of BRANCHES and TWIGS, Bellefontaine Hist. Soc. Pub.".
[S368] "Excerpts from papers in Logan co Ohio held by the Logan co Historical Society.".