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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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