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[S184] Civil War Pension Papers of William B. Christy, McVille, IN, dated 21 Jan 1899, Certificate number 359,377, Co. E, 148 Reg't Ind Inf. Photocopy of certificate supplied by Polly Jean. Wife's full name and maiden name: E.J. Christy, E.J. Malicoat; married Mar 6, 1866 by John Abram, Christian Minister in Owen Co, Ind; Previous marriage: Annie M. Christy died Mar 25, 1863 near White Hall Owen Co. Ind; Living children: Angeline Cooper born April 1852, Charles Christy born Dec 30, 1855, Andrew Christy born May 8, 1857, Rosettie Campbell born Sept 6, 1860, William Christy born Feb 20, 1863, Elmer E. Christy born Dec 23, 1866, Cora Burks born Sept 28, 1869, Mollie Green born Sept 17, 1872, James Christy born June 24, 1880.
[S205] Amanda Elvira "Mandy" Christy, Brown-Christy, an undated manuscript. Pages 14-19 of the original handwritten manuscript. On the top of page 14 is written, "This sketch is from Mr. Jim Mechem of Anderson, a descendent of Andrew and Lucinda (Brown) Christy." Supplied by John Freeman, 24 Jul 1990, location and owner of original unknown. "The next will be the Brown and Christy History Grandmother Mechem Father and Mother and her sisters Brother and their children. Grandfather Christys name was Andrew. he had a bro Bea. Grandmother christy Name was Lucinday Brown. She was born south carolinas and was married to Andrew Christy april 9, 1840. she had two Sisters, Betty Nash Pop Lee, ... 2nd daughter Nancy Margaret born 3 May 1844 died when 15 or 16 of T.B. at Whitehall west of Bloomington Mary Jane Jan 2 - 1847 died young T.B. Martha F Married a Dowell was born June 12, 1849 died T.B. ... Sarah An Christy born Feb 23 - 1852 died in Infancy. Amanda Elvira Christy born June 26 - 1853... Eliza E. Christy Married a Brown she died with T.B. Born Feb 25 Feb 1856... Cintha Josephine Born May 30 - 1859 Married Geo Freeman... Joseph Christy was born July 18 - 1862 died Nov 1 - 1892 he was married twice, first to Rene Clark they separated ... second wife was Lizzie Mount. No children he died of Typhoid fever when 30 years old and is buried at Kempton Cemetery. he was the only Son of the Christy family. Grandmother died two or three wks (?) after Joseph with Typhoid fever also."
[S242] Abel Emmerson entry, 1840 U.S. Census, Jefferson Twp, Muskingum Co, OH, National Archives Microfilm, 2 males 15-<20; 1 male 20-<30; 1 male 40-<50 [Abel]; 2 females <5; 2 females 5-<10; 2 females 10-<15; 3 females 15-<20; 1 female 30-<40 [Henrietta].
[S280] Charles M. Franklin, Owen County, Indiana Will Abstracts 1819-1861, (Indianapolis, IN:Ye Olde Genealogie Shoppe, 1983).
[S457] Mary Lou Wiles and WPA, Greene County, Indiana, Death Records 1893-1920, (1939), FHL microfilm 1,421,591 in the custody of the LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT.
[S640] Pickaway Co, OH Marriage Records, Docket 2, p. 12, "Came before me Abel Emberson and Estor Griffin and having produced Licins acording to law was joined in marage as witness my hand this 13th day of October 1819. John Emmitt." [The recordings on the page are all different dates and appear to be recordings of separate pieces of paper. The five recordings have 4 different ministers, J.P.'s., etc.].
[S715] John Brown entry, 1850 U.S. Census, Fayette Co, IL, p. 773.
[S716] No record of their marriage has been found in UT, WY or NE under the name of Jackman, Sherwood or Critchley. We visited these court houses and did the searches ourselves after having written to the them. Marguerite Jackman, who kept the family records, did not have a correct date for this marriage. She just had a year listed but said she "just put that in".
[S717] Records of Center Cemetery, Jones Co, IA.
[S718] Marriage record of John Brown and Mary Pate in White Co, AR, p. 607.
[S719] Marriage record of Orren Brown and Jane Howley, Book A, p. 40, Fayette County, IL.
[S720] Petition for letters of administration by Jane for Orrin Brown, Fayette Co, IL.
[S721] Marriage record of William Lee and Mary Brown, photocopy in possession of Win Wood.
[S722] Mariah Christy entry, 1850 U.S. Census, Clay Twp, Owen Co, IN, Family 880.
[S723] Janice Roseberry writes Mar 2000, "Concerning Joseph A. Sims, mother's name. In the 1860 census, he was 4 years old. The 'mother' in the listing was Mary E. age 30, born in KY. The 1870 census shows him 14 years old and again the 'mother' is listed as Mary E. age 37. I know the census doesn't always relate a 10 year increase in the ages of people. Such is the case in several of the children listed for this family in the 1870 census, not just Mary E.".
[S724] Anderson Sims and Mary Elizabeth Brown marriage record, copy in possession of Win Wood.
[S747] Freeman and Moreland family records compiled and supplied by Carla Moreland Burkett.
[S993] Obituary of Emma Beatrice Byrd Davis, handwritten transcription from Norma Kofron of Olin, IA to compiler Jan 1995. No name of newspaper listed. "Emma Beatrice Byrd, youngest daughter of Henry & Lucy Byrd was born on a farm north of Olin, Dec 14, 1905 and died at Los Angeles Aug 18 of bronchial pneumonia following an operation. ... lived New Mexico and after the death of her father Oct 6, 1923, she moved to Cedar Rapids where she was married to Frank Davis July 20, 1924. She leaves a husband, a daughter Sonya Sharlene of Los Angeles, her mother Mrs. Lucy Byrd of Olin a brother Hallie of Olin, two sisters Mrs. Corda Lyons of Cedar Rapids and Letha Rook of Los Angeles. Funeral services Tuesday... Burial was in the Olin cemetery".
[S1108] Sherwood family records compiled by Helen Gunderson Sherwood in the possession of her son, William Sherwood.
[S1161] Jackman family records compiled by Marguerite Elaine Betton Jackman.
[S1361] Owen County Marriage Records, a typed transcript, p. 88, of an unknown book. Photocopy supplied by Cleo Roster.
[S1509] William B. Christy entry, 1850 U.S. Census, Clay Twp, Owen Co, IN, p. 68, Family 866. National Archives Microfilm M-432, William B. Christy, 28, Farmer, Real Estate $100, b. IN; Anna M., 25, b. NC; Joseph M., 7, b. IN; Ann B., 4, b. IN.
[S1524] Records of Whitehall Cemetery, a typed transcript, source unknown, which includes records of other cemeteries, supplied by Eula Smith, Dec 1996.
[S1534] William Brown entry, 1850 U.S. Census, Clay Twp, Owen Co, IN, p. 69, Dwelling 878, Family 880. National Archives Microfilm M-432, William Brown, 30, Farmer, Real Estate $300, b. NC; Mariah J. 24, b. IN; Anna P., 7, b. IN; Charles M., 5, b. IN; John L., 3, b. IN; Sally, 1, b. IN.
[S1536] Death record of William B. Christy, Greene Co, IN. Photocopy of death ledger in possession of Win Wood. "Christy, Wm. B., 1900 Feb 15; Paralysis of bowels; Physician: J.J. Livingston; 78y 7 mo; male, white, Residence: McVille, Place of death: McVille; Father: Joseph Christy, b. NC; Mother: Anna Brown, b. NC; Date of burial: 2-16-1900, Place: Ind.; Undertaker: Madaris & Jno Haley".
[S1574] Anderson Simes entry, 1880 U.S. Census, East Half Beech Creek Twp, Greene Co, IN, p. 2, Dwelling 15, Family 15. National Archives Microfilm T-9, Reel 280. Anderson Simes, 62, Farmer, rhumatism, b. KY, father b. VA, mother b. KY; Mary E., 52, wife, heart disease, b. IN, both parents b. KY; John N., son, 18, b. IN; James R., son, 16, b. IN; Melvin H., son, 14, b. IN; Henry, son, 11, b. IN. All four children list both parents born in KY. It may be that Mary E. is a second wife.
[S1581] Memorial Folder of Albert Morris Sherwood, in possession of Win Wood. "Born March 19, 1889, Rock Springs, Wyoming, passed away December, 8, 1953, Los Angeles, California. Services at Schanel Mortuary, Concluding Services Pomona Cemetery, Pomona, California".
[S1585] Abel Emmerson entry, 1830 U.S. Census, Dresden, Muskingum Co, OH, p. 232. National Archives Microfilm. 2 males 5-<10; 1 male 30-<40 [Abel]; 3 females <5; 1 female 5-<10; 1 female 20-<30 [Henrietta]. A possible brother: Levi Emmerson: 2 males <5; 1 male 5-<10; 1 male 30-<40 [Levi]; 1 female <5; 1 female 20-<30.
[S1586] Abel Emerson entry, 1856 Iowa State Census, Jackson Twp, Jones Co, IA, p. 14/296. FHLC 1,021,304, in the custody of the LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT. Abel Emerson, age 70, married 37 years, number of years residing in the state: 1, b. VA, Farmer; Henrietta Emerson, 57, b. Delaware; Andrew Emerson 36, b. OH, Farmer; Amanda Emerson, 23, b. OH; Minerva Emerson, 19, b. OH; Malinda Emerson, 16, b. OH; Mary Ellen Ford, 8, b. OH.
[S1604] A.M. Sherwood, 1920 U.S. Census, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, UT, Enumeration District 125, Dwelling 36, Family 39, at 655 North 6th Street West, National Archives Microfilm T-625, Reel 1866. A.M. Sherwood, Head, renting, 32, married, able to read and write, b. WY, parents b. England, boilermaker at roundhouse; Annie, 33, married, b. UT, parents both b. England, no occupation. G.E., W.J., May, Roscoe, and Frank Jackman all listed as step-children. Cora Sherwood, 2 4/12, b. NE; Dorothy, 2 /12, b. UT.
[S1605] Death certificate of Amanda Emmerson, State of Montana, Bureau of Vital Statistics, File no. 93-140, Ravalli County, Female, White, Single, Date of birth: October 12, 1833, Age: 81 years 7 months 7 days, Birthplace: Ohio, Name of Father: Abraham Emmerson, birthplace: Virginia, Name of Mother: Heneritta Griffin, birthplace: Delaware, Date of death: 19 Mar 1915, cause: Lagrippe, Burial: Stevensville, date: 20 Mar 1915, Informant: Mrs. Dudley Norton. Certified copy in possession of Win Wood.
[S1612] Andrew Christy entry, 1850 U.S. Census, Clay Twp, Owen Co, IN, p. 68, Dwelling 869. National Archives Microfilm M-432, Andrew Christy, 31, Farmer, Real Estate $400, b. NC; Lucinda, 27, b. NC; Elizabeth A., 9, b. IN; Nancy M., 6, b. IN; Mary J., 3, b. IN; Martha F., 1, b. IN.
[S1614] Andrew Christie entry, 1860 U.S. Census, Clay Twp, Owen Co, IN, p. 72, Dwelling 508, Family 498: National Archives Microfilm M-653, Andrew Christie, 41, Farmer, Real Estate $1000, Personal Property $500, b. IN; Lucinda, 38, b. NC; Nancy M., 16, b. IN; Mary J., 13, b. IN; Martha F., 11, b. IN; Manday E., 8, b. IN; Eliza A., 4, b. IN; Josephine, 1, b. IN; Charles M. Brown, 15, b. IN, in school, laborer.
[S1615] Andrew Emerson Entry, 1860 U.S. Census, Jackson Twp, Jones Co, IA, p. 651. National Archives Microfilm M-653, Andrew Emerson, 37, Farmer, $300 Real Estate, $300 Personal Property, b. OH, cannot read or write; Henrietta Emerson, 51 [should be 59], b. Delaware, cannot read or write; Margaret Emerson, 20, b. OH; Lidia Emerson, 18, b. OH; Mary E. Ford, 12, b. OH.
[S1729] Death Certificate of David Emerson, State of Montana, Bureau of Vital Statistics, file no. 92-92, Ravalli County, male, white, single, born: January 12, 1818, age: 97 years 1 month, birthplace: Ohio, name of father: Abel Emerson, born Virginia, name of mother: Griffin, born Delaware, Date of death: 11 Feb 1915, Cause: Lagrippe, Burial 13 Feb 1915, Informant: Mrs. J.L. Brown. Certified copy in possession of Win Wood.
[S1840] Andrew Christy family records, a fully documented report compiled and supplied by Polly (Ooley) Jean, Sep 1996.
[S1842] Whitehall Cemetery, Monroe Co, IN, a reading by Polly Jean, Oct 1996, with transcript and photos.
[S1854] Brown family records compiled and supplied by Ron Brown, undocumented.
[S1865] The Life of William Brown Raper, a 26-page document about the life of William B. Raper as told to his nephew Joe Smith in 1911. Copy received Oct 1995, from Elvin Raper.
[S1892] William Lee entry, 1860 U.S. Census, Owen Co, IN, p. 73. Dwelling 518, Family 508. National Archives Microfilm M-653, William Lee, 40, Farmer, Personal Property $350, b. IN; Mary, 31, b. IN; Jno M., 10, b. IN; W.H., 8, b. IN; Jas. M., 6, b. IN.
[S2312] James H. Brown entry, 1860 U.S. Census, Daviess Co, IN, scan supplied by Gary Brown <e-mail address> 955, 911, James H. Brown, 34, farmer; Elizabeth 31, Elizabeth 9, Polean [Polly Ann] 7, Joseph Marion 5, George Washington 6/12, David W. Bean 17 [probably son of Asher Bean & Betsy Brown], William Edwards 9, Elizabeth Edwards? 10.
[S2418] Family Bible Record of William S. Brown of Owen County, Indiana, The Holy Bible containing The Old and New Testaments: translated out of the Original Tongues, and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, (New York: The American Bible Society, 1829), owner (1992) Tina Bartley. Original record was photocopied, appeared authentic, and the family record, dim with age, unaltered. Photocopy in possession of Win Wood. "Register of the sons and daughters of william brown and sally his wife this made the 11th of April 1831...".
[S2423] Harrison Brown entry, 1870 U.S. Census, unknown location. Scan of entry provided by Gary Brown 2/02. "Harrison Brown, 42, farmer, NC; Elizabeth 40; Mary age?; Joseph 10 or 18; George; William; Martha; John Edwards, 3?".
[S2429] David Swarts entry, 1850 U.S. Census, West Salem Twp, Mercer Co, PA, p. 404. David Swarts, 24, b. PA, Farmer, RE $500; Catherine, 21, b. NY; Sarah 2, b. PA; Henry 1/12, b. PA. Transcription supplied by Mary Riter, 7/1990.
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