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Nicholas B. Firestone1

Male
b. 30 January 1767, d. 3 August 1847


Father Johan Nicholas Feuerstein1 b. 17 April 1735, d. 1807
Mother Eva Catharina Schwab1 b. circa 1739, d. 1 September 1828
Pop-up Pedigree

Family 1 Elizabeth Shane b. 1 February 1768, d. 2 August 1833
Marriage* 3 February 1789  Mill Creek, Montgomery Co., MD, Principal=Elizabeth Shane1 
Children  1. Catherine Firestone b. 26 Apr 1790, d. b 1840
  2. Mary Ann "Polly" Firestone b. 15 Oct 1791, d. 20 Nov 1864
  3. Elizabeth "Betsy" Firestone b. 26 May 1793, d. 1 Dec 1872
  4. Samuel Firestone b. 25 Nov 1794, d. c 1811
  5. Peter Firestone b. 2 Jun 1797, d. 13 May 1853
  6. John Firestone b. 23 Dec 1801
  7. Henry Firestone b. 25 Feb 1806, d. 30 Aug 1863
  8. Susanna "Susan" Firestone b. 13 May 1808

Family 2 Elizabeth Hoover b. circa 1780
Marriage* 12 October 1838  Fairfield Twp., Columbiana Co., OH, Principal=Elizabeth Hoover1 

Note*   The Firestone Genealogy places Nicholas' birth at either Dublin Twp, Bedford Co., PA or Peters Twp, Cumberland Co., PA.

Nicholas was a private 5th class in the Cumberland Co., Militia in 1781.

He journed on foot to Tennesse where he lived one year with his mother c 1788 in McMinne Co.

He received $233.33 from his father as part of the downpayment on land in Ohio in 1796. He settled onthis land in Fairport township, Columbiana Co. in 1801. He entered a section of 640 acres and received title deed in 1804. He received several more tracts of land in that county and also traveled to Stark County in 1806 and bought a tract of land which he later deeded to his son Henry.

Nicholas was one of the first trustees of Fairfield township, Columbiana county.1 
Birth* 30 January 1767  Bedford, Dover Twp., York Co., PA1 
Marriage* 3 February 1789  Mill Creek, Montgomery Co., MD, Principal=Elizabeth Shane1 
Census 1790  1790 Federal Census, Maryland, Frederick County, No Township, Series: M637, Roll: 3, Page: 243
Firestone, Nicholas 1-2-4-0-02 
Census 1800  1800 Federal Census, Maryland, Frederick County, 3 District, Series: M32, Roll: 10, Page: 121
Firestone, Nicholas 10010-21010-003 
Census* 1820  1820 Federal Census, Ohio, Columbiana County, Fairfield Township, Series: M33, Roll: 91, Page: 70
Firestone, Nicholas (010202-010010-200-0000-0000)4 
Census 1830  1830 Federal Census, Ohio, Columbiana County, Fairfield Township, Series: M19, Roll: 128, Page: 345
Firestone, Nicholas, Line 14, 0000100010000-0010000010000-000000-000000-000000-000000-4-00000-00005 
Marriage* 12 October 1838  Fairfield Twp., Columbiana Co., OH, Principal=Elizabeth Hoover1 
Death* 3 August 1847  Fairfield Twp., Columbiana Co., OH1 

Citations
  1. [S85] Firestone Genealogy - 1957, George Ely Russell.
  2. [S282] 1790 U. S. Federal Census , 1790 Federal Census.
  3. [S283] 1800 U.S. Federal Census , 1800 Federal Census.
  4. [S279] 1820 U.S. Federal Census , 1820 Federal Census.
  5. [S121] 1830 U.S. Federal Census , 1830 Federal Census.


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