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56. John R. WISHARD22,100,101 was born on 28 November 1808 in Fleming County, Kentucky.27 He died on 4 December 1877 at the age of 69 in Vermillion County, Indiana. He was buried in Bono Cemetery, Bono, Vermillion County, Indiana.102 ,

1850 Census in Shelby Co. John, Eliza A. and the children William through Robert T. who was age 2. These children born IN.
Moved to Vermillion County IN in 1853.

1860 Census. Verminillion Co IN, Holt Twp
John R. Wishard, age 51, b. KY. Eliza, 41, b. KY. Children born in IN
William F. 21, John A. 14, Robert T. 12, James A. 10, Sarah E. 7, Stewart 5, and Martha C. age 2.

1870 Census. Vermillion Co IN, Holt Twp. Clinton P.O.
John R. Wishard age 62, b. KY; Eliza A. age 50, b. KY
William F. age 30. School teacher. John A. age 23, farm hand. Robert T. age 21, works in cabinet shop. James A. 19, farm hand. Stuard R. age 17. Nancy A. 15, Martha C. 13, Seba L. 8.

The Beals gedcom had the death of John R. Wishard as 1860 - he was certainly still alive for the 1870 census. In 1880, Eliza was head of household.

FindAGrave
Newport Hoosier State
Thursday, December 13, 1877
John R. Wishard, who lives near Bono, Helt Township, died on Tuesday morning of last week, aged 67 years. The deceased was born in Kentucky in 1808, and emigrated to this county in 1853. He was a sober, temperate, and industrious farmer, and a consistent member of the M.E. Church. A very large and sympathizing congregation attended the funeral service last Wednesday. The sermon was preached at the M.E. Church. After the sermon many weeping friends took a last look at the deceased, when the body was taken in charge by the Centre Grange Lodge and borne by his brethren to its final resting place in the new Cemetery, one half mile west of Bono.


John R. WISHARD and Eliza Ann KIMBERLAIN were married on 10 August 1837 in Shelby County, Indiana.64 Eliza Ann KIMBERLAIN103 was born in 1818 in Kentucky.12 She died on 18 August 1885 at the age of 67 in Vermillion County, Indiana. She was buried in Bono Cemetery, Bono, Vermillion County, Indiana.104

1880 Census, Vermillion Co IN. Holt Twp, P.79A
Eliza A. Wishard, age 61. b. KY as were both her parents. Still at home was Robert T. age 34, son, Surveying. James A., age 29, Stuart R. age 26, both farming. Mary Siba E. [Mary appears to have been crossed out], age 16. Mary Simms, age 18, boarder and a servant.

Newport Hoosier State
Wednesday, August 26, 1885
Mrs. John R. Wishard, of Helt Township, died at 11 o'clock a.m. on Wednesday last, aged about 68 years. Her husband died a few years ago. She was a Christian lady, a kind neighbor and an affectionate mother. In her death, Helt Township loses a great citizen.

John R. WISHARD and Eliza Ann KIMBERLAIN had the following children:

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William Frank WISHARD was born about 1838 in Indiana.12,22 He died on 29 June 1872 at the age of 34 in Dana, Vermillion County, Indiana.105 He was buried in Bono Cemetery, Bono, Vermillion County, Indiana.

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Sarah E. WISHARD was born in June 1840 in Indiana.12,22

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iii.

Eliza J. WISHARD was born in January 1843 in Indiana.12,22

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iv.

John A. WISHARD.

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v.

Robert T. WISHARD was born in August 1848 in Indiana.12,22 He died on 26 July 1916 at the age of 67 in Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana.106 He was buried in Bono Cemetery, Bono, Vermillion County, Indiana.

FindAGrave lists his spouse as Alice Rupp, b. 1865, d. 1 Nov 1927, Clinton, Vermillion Co, IN

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vi.

James Abraham "Abe" WISHARD.

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vii.

Stewart R. WISHARD.

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viii.

Nancy Ann WISHARD.

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Joseph M. WISHARD was born on 8 February 1857 in Vermillion County, Indiana. He died on 16 September 1857 at the age of 0 in Summit Grove, Vermillion County, Indiana. He was buried in Higbie Cemetery, Summit Grove, Vermillion County, Indiana.

Find A Grave Memorial# 63578406
Inscription:
Son of J.R. and E.A.
Age 7 months, 8 days

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x.

Martha Clementine WISHARD.

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xi.

Siba "Sibbie" E. WISHARD.