Moved to Vermillion Co IN in 1824.
1830 Census. Vermillion Co IN. John Wishard, age 20-30. Wife of same age. Daughter under age 5.
1840 Census. Vermillion Co IN, Holt.
1850 Vermillion Co Census. John O., farmer, and wife Margaret; children Samuel, Eliza, Mary, Annis, & John.
1870 Vermillion Co, Holt Twp.
John Oliver WISHARD and Margaret [WISHARD] were married about 1828.13 Margaret [WISHARD] was born in 1803 in Virginia.22 Her age could be read as 67 which is unlikely; based on the writing of the enumerator, I believe her age to be 47. She died in 1864 at the age of 61 in Vermillion County, Indiana.13
John Oliver WISHARD and Margaret [WISHARD] had the following children:
John Oliver WISHARD and Abigail C. COGGSWELL GERRISH were married on 21 April 1864 in Indiana.68 Abigail C. COGGSWELL GERRISH, daughter of John Cleveland COGGSWELL and Elizabeth Wilson KIMBALL, was born on 20 August 1822 in Boscawen, Merrimack County, New Hampshire.68,69 She died on 19 May 1878 at the age of 55 in St. Bernice, Vermillion County, Indiana.68
Abigail likely had other children by her first husband.
John Oliver WISHARD and Abigail C. COGGSWELL GERRISH had the following children: