Person Page 22817
|Father||Samuel Brockway1 b. 20 June 1808, d. 20 November 1853|
|Mother||Dilley Fillmore b. circa 1811, d. 17 October 1871|
|Burial2*||Edward Brockway in Wayne township at Ashtabula county, at Ohio.2|
|Birth*||circa 1834||Edward was born circa 1834 at Wayne township, Ashtabula county, Ohio. Birth date is estimated from date of marriage of parents and the age of children on the 1840 census and the 1850 census where he shows as 16 years old.1,3|
|(Witness) Cen1840||1840||Edward Brockway may appear on the 1840 census with Samuel Brockway in Wayne township, Ashtabula county, Ohio, where Samuel shows as male 30 to 40 and Dilly shows as 30 to 40. 1 male under 5 (this would be James) and 1 male 5-10, this would be Edward, 1 female under 5 (may be Sally but more likely Melissa) , 1 female 5-10, (Dolly). 1 of the household is engaged in agriculture. That would be Samuel.1|
|Cen1850*||8 November 1850||Edward Brockway appears on the 1850 census of Wayne township, Ashtabula county, Ohio as 16 years old and living with parents and 4 siblings.3|
|!AInfoNew*||16 October 1855||As the son of Samuel Brockway, Ruby Brockway and Amos Eastman sign QC to his 'satisfaction' plus 5 other single Brockways on 16 Oct 1855 soon after Samuel, Ruby's brother dies.4,5|
|research||1860||Find at Ashtabula county 1860.|
|Marriage*||22 February 1869||Edward Brockway married Louisa Bacon, who was 21 years old, 22 February 1869 in Wayne township, Ashtabula county, Ohio. Edward was about 35 years old when they married.6|
|!AInfoNew||24 February 1869||Edward then signs QC TO James Brockway on 24 Feb 1869 for Philemon's Land.5|
|!AInfoNew||It is said that Edward Brockway went West to seek fortune, but returned to Ohio and died in Ashtabula county. Had four children: Pearl , Lewis, Jennie and Edward Jr. |
Pearl married Will Ray and moved to Washington State as did Edward. JR. Lewis married Alicia Anne Dreyer of New Lyme, and Jennie married a homesteader who wanted her to farm 640 acres by herself. She became ill, returned to Ohio and died of 'a broken heart. '
|research*||1870||Find 1870 Did he go further West than Geuga county, Ohio? Check for births in Geuga other than Jennie.|
|research||1870||Find at Geuga county, Ohio, 1870 and 1880.|
|!AInfoNew*||Children of this marriage and their children as given by Jim Brockway are:|
1. Brockway was born before 1876. She died before 1876.
2. Mary Pearl Brockway was born on 25 Mar 1876. Mary Pearl Brockway was married to Will Ray. They moved to Washington State. Her mother may have moved with them.
3. Jennie Dilly Brockway was born on 19 Sep 1880 in Hambden, Geuga county. Birth registration is 1-124-#2660 in Geuga county which is directly West of Ashtabula county.
4. Lewis Garfield Brockway was born on 14 Apr 1882. He died in 1948. He married to Alicia Anne Dreyer on 15 Jun 1910. Alicia Anne Dreyer died in 1957.
Lewis Garfield Brockway and Alicia Anne Dreyer had the following children:
a. Vera Brockway. Vera Brockway was married to Earl Smith. Vera Brockway and Earl Smith had at least 3 chidren.
b. Helen Brockway. Helen Brockway was married to Charles Potter in 1940 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Oh. Charles Potter died in 1971. Helen Brockway and Charles Potter had the following children:
i. Stephen Potter.
ii. Louise Potter.
iii. Nancy Potter.
Helen Brockway was married to Robert Belz in 1978. Robert Belz died on 30 Aug 1984.
c. Norma Brockway. Norma Brockway was married to Arthur Armstrong in San Diego, San Diego, Ca. Norma Brockway and Arthur Armstrong had the following children:
i. Dan Armstrong.
ii. Ronald Armstrong.
iii. Charlotte Armstrong.
5. Edward Carl Brockway Jr was born on 11 Feb 1884. He died in May 1963 in ,, Wa. He had Social Security Number 535-18-6139.6,7
|Death*||31 December 1899|| |
Edward died on 31 December 1899 at Wayne, at Ashtabula, at Ohio.
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