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The Tie That Binds

MARY JANE ROBERTS: [1]
daughter of William Roberts and Elizabeth Officer
Born: March 1836 OH [by 1900 census]
Born: 11 November 1835 [grave marker inscription]
Born: 11 November 1838 [death record]
Died: 14 September 1908 Warrick Co., IN
Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery Newburgh, Warrick Co., IN
Ward 2, Lot 17, grave 4
Married: 1] 23 September 1855 Lawrence Co., OH Book 5, page 149
    ANTHONY McKNIGHT
    son of Pleasant McKnight and Susan Boggs
    Born: 29 August 1835
    Died: 2 July 1862 Moscow, TN.
    Burial: Mississippi River Cemetery Memphis, Shelby Co., TN

CHILDREN OF ANTHONY AND MARY:

    1. William E. McKnight + Mary E. Bradley
    2. James W. McKnight + Carrie A. Morton
    3. Susan McKnight + Robert George Bradley

Married: 2] 4 July 1864 Lawrence Co., OH Book 8, page 194
    HIRAM MURNAHAN, Jr.
    son of Hiram Murnahan, Sr. and Elizabeth Fuller
    Born: 1 April 1844 OH
    Died: 20 September 1892 OH
    Burial: Bald Knob Cemetery Lawrence Co., OH

CHILDREN OF HIRAM AND MARY:

    1. Hiram B. Murnahan + 1] Annie R. Potter
                                     + 2] Mary Sharp
                                     + 3] Adda Miles
    2. John W. Murnahan + Emma M. Walden
    3. Charles Murnahan + 1] Louella McNeely
                                   + 2] Lillie Smith
    4. Anthony Louis B. Murnahan + Bertha Ellen Hochhalter

Divorced: 7 July 1874 Warrick Co., IN Order Book 9, page 168

Married: 3] 12 July 1874 Warrick Co., IN Book 5, page 112
    ISAAC MONROE BARROW
    son of John Barrow and Elizabeth Gadberry
    Born: 1 May 1851 Boonville, Warrick Co., IN
    Died: 25 Apr 1923 Christian Co., KY #10303
    Burial: Ebenezer Cemetery Christian Co., KY

CHILDREN OF ISAAC AND MARY:

    1. Nancy Elizabeth Barrow + William L. Ash

Divorced: 25 June 1904 Warrick Co., IN Civil Order Book 30, page 323
Copy of image on hand.

SOURCES:
Year: 1850; Census Place: Lawrence, Lawrence, Ohio; Roll M432_701; Page: 429; Image: 636. William and Elizabeth Roberts have a Mary J. Roberts listed as daughter. Also, a John C. Roberts and three other daughters in the home.

Year: 1860; Census Place: Lawrence, Lawrence, Ohio; Roll M653_997; Page: 39; Image: 79. John C. Roberts with his wife and son are living with Anthony and Mary J. McKnight.

American Civil War Soldiers
Name: Anthony McKnight ,
Enlistment Date: 29 Nov 1861
Side Served: Union State Served: Ohio
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 29 November 1861 at the age of 23.
Enlisted in Company G, 53rd Infantry Regiment Ohio on 6 Jan 1862.
Died of disease Company G, 53rd Infantry Regiment Ohio on 2 Jul 1862 at Moscow, TN.

Official roster of the soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War
of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, Vols. 1-12.
Volume X, page 817. Copy of image on hand.

Year: 1870; Census Place: Elizabeth, Lawrence, Ohio; Roll M593_1231; Page: 269; Image: 118.William and James [McKnight] are listed as Murnahan

Year: 1880; Census Place: Hart, Warrick, Indiana; Roll: T9_321; Family History Film: 1254321; Page: 331.3000; Enumeration District: 64; Image: 0063. Mary is living in Warrick Co., IN under the name Barrows and two of her sons and a Nancy E. Barrows, aged 5,are living with her. Susan is married, Louis is living with her, and John living is with the Dilday family.

Year: 1880; Census Place: Millersburgh, Warrick, Indiana; Roll 320; Family History Film: 1254320; Page: 297B; Enumeration District: 62; Image: 0599. Also listed with Isaac Barrow, 3 Barrow children and H. B. Murnahan age 18.

Year: 1900; Census Place: Newburgh, Warrick, Indiana; Roll T623_411; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 156. Mary Jane Murnahan lists her date of birth November 1836 place OH.

Year: 1900; Census Place: Newburgh, Warrick, Indiana; Roll T623_411; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 156.

Year: 1900; Census Place: Pembroke, Christian, Kentucky; Roll T623_515; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 10. Isaac M. Barrow with his new family.



Created 23 August 2010     Contact Virginia L. Aldridge