Saturday, May 25, 2013

Robert Bruce BASCOM and Olive BOVARD family

Robert Bruce Bascom was born 3 November 1839 in Indiana. He was the oldest son of Carley H Bascom and Elizabeth Potter. Robert served as a musician in the 16th Indiana Infantry during the Civil War.

He married Margaret Littlefield on 1 March 1863 in Switzerland County, Indiana. Margaret was born 25 December 1839 to Harvey Littlefield and Mary Ann Bovard. She died on 15 May 1866 and was buried in Bovard Cemetery in Cotton Township, Switzerland County, Indiana.

Robert Bruce Bascom and Margaret Littlefield had one child, Edward Harry Bascom (6 Mar 1864 - 21 Mar 1944). Edward married Jennie L Myers (21 Dec 1866 - 12 Aug 1951).

After Margaret's death, Robert married her cousin, Olive Bovard, on 4 November 1866 in Ohio County, Indiana. Olive was born 22 February 1847 in Ohio County, Indiana. She was the daughter of Isaac C Bovard and Ursula Shepherd.

Robert and Olive lived in Cass Township, Ohio County, Indiana. Robert was a farmer, then owned a store. He became postmaster of the Aberdeen Post Office in 1864 and 1869. In 1880, he was again appointed postmaster, but had the Aberdeen Post Office moved to his store in Bascom (or Bascom's Corner), Ohio County, Indiana.

Robert died on 10 March 1907 in Ohio County, Indiana. Olive died on 10 December 1926 in Cass Township, Ohio County, Indiana. They were both buried in Littlefield Cemetery in Cotton Township, Switzerland County, Indiana (across the street from Bovard Cemetery where Robert's first wife, Margaret, was buried).

Robert Bruce Bascom and Olive Bovard had 9 children:
  1. Willard Theodore Bascom (4 Jan 1868 - 30 Mar 1934) married Susan "Susie" Sanders (14 Mar 1870 - 16 Jan 1927).
  2.  Alice Luella Bascom (3 Mar 1869 - 19 Feb 1960) married 1st John W Cochran and married 2nd Benjamin Franklin Vanosdal (Aug 1859 - 12 Mar 1924).
  3. Catherine Bascom (20 Aug 1871 - 14 Mar 187?)
  4. Jessie Florence Bascom (7 Mar 1873 - 19 Oct 1904).
  5. Josephine Bascom (29 Feb 1876 - 1964) married Willard S Tyler (Oct 1867 - 8 Jul 1940).
  6. Grace Gertrude Bascom (6 Mar 1880 - 13 May 1929) married Albert Conner (27 Dec 1870 - 18 Oct 1945).
  7. Charlotte Bascom (1 May 1883 - ?) married William Galispie Miller (21 Jun 1879 - ?).
  8. Martha Emily Bascom (18 Jul 1887 - 20 Feb 1952) married Reuben Charles Kittle (22 Oct 1884 - 18 Jul 1963).
  9. Mary Emma Bascom (18 Jul 1887 - 1973) married John Wesley Dennis (30 Jul 1885 - 1961).

Saturday, May 18, 2013

John S ROGERS and Sophia Jane WHITMORE family

John S ROGERS was born circa 1834 in Niagara Township, Lincoln County, Upper Canada (now Ontario). He was the son of Abraham Rogers and Margaret Singer. John married Sophia Jane Whitmore. Sophia was born 24 May 1845 in Ontario to Daniel Servos Whitmore and Eliza Jane Lawrence.

They lived in Niagara Township, Lincoln County, Ontario.

John died on 2 September 1876 in Niagara Township.

After John's death, Sophia married Frederick Markle Colby (15 Apr 1836 - 31 Dec 1924). They had one child, Carrie Sophia Colby. Carrie was born on 21 January 1880 and died 17 January 1881.

Sophia died on 15 December 1880 in Niagara Township. Sophia and John were buried together at Christ Church Cemetery in Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario.

John S Rogers and Sophia Jane Whitmore had 5 children:
  1. Hattie Belle Rogers (9 Jul 1866 - ?) married Howard R Stull (25 Oct 1868 - ?).
  2. Mary Louisa Rogers (27 Mar 1869 - 1945).
  3. Maggie May Rogers (8 Mar 1871 - 2 May 1892).
  4. George Edgar Rogers (16 Feb 1873 - 19 Jul 1895).
  5. Maude Rogers (3 Aug 1875 - ?).
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Saturday, May 11, 2013

Henry STULL and Eliza Hannah STULL family

Henry Stull was born 19 April 1817 in Grantham Township, Lincoln County, Upper Canada (now Ontario). He was the son of Jacob Stull and Margaret Young. He married his 1st cousin, Eliza Hannah Stull, on 20 January 1846 in Grantham Township. Eliza was born 10 October 1826 in Upper Canada to Adam Stull and Mary Magdalene Lampman.

Henry died on 13 November 1895 in Grantham Township. Eliza died on 3 February 1904 in Grantham Township. They were buried at Victoria Lawn Cemetery in St. Catherines, Ontario.

Henry ad Eliza had 9 children:
  1. Helen Priscilla Stull (25 Dec 1846 - 30 Aug 1921) married Thomas C Lampman (19 Apr 1833 - 1 Mar 1903).
  2. Mary Margaret Stull (17 Jul 1849 - 25 Mar 1891) married James Warner (17 Jul 1844 - 13 Jun 1925).
  3. Alfred Ernest Stull (24 Jul 1853 - 23 Feb 1915) married Sarah Ann Fuller (14 Nov 1851 - 1939).
  4. Frederick Henry Stull (3 Jul 1855 - ?) married May Isabel Oliver (abt 1873 - ?).
  5. Murray Stull (18 Aug 1858 - 31 May 1915) married Margaret Ann Orrett (8 Jul 1862 - 31 Dec 1931).
  6. Peter Willard Stull (18 Jul 1860 - 17 Jun 1922) married Evelena Stull (abt 1875 - ?).
  7. Eliza Alberta Stull (9 Dec 1863 - 26 Oct 1918).
  8. James Franklin Stull (19 Jan 1866 - 5 Aug 1867).
  9. Howard R Stull (25 Oct 1868 - ?) married Hattie Belle Rogers (9 Jul 1866 - ?).
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Saturday, May 4, 2013

James FARRELL and Elizabeth Jane HOLLINGER family

James Farrell was born circa 1825 in County Monaghan, Ireland. He immigrated to Ontario, Canada and married Elizabeth Jane Hollinger. Elizabeth was born circa 1833 in Pickering Township, York County, Upper Canada (now Ontario).

James and Elizabeth lived in Ontario County, Canada and then moved to Mornington Township, Perth County, Ontario.

James died on 5 August 1874 in Perth County, Ontario. He was buried at St. Paul's Methodist Cemetery in Mornington Township, Perth County, Ontario. Elizabeth died in Mornington Township on 4 October 1882.

James and Elizabeth had 12 children:
  1. Jane Ann Farrell (abt 1851 - 30 Apr 1884) married Andrew Magwood (10 May 1849 - 20 Sep 1925).
  2. Thomas Farrell (abt 1853 - 12 Nov 1895) married Alice Maud McCormick (May 1855 - ?).
  3. Robert George Farrell (25 Dec 1855 - ?) married Elizabeth Jane Armstrong (2 Jul 1856 - ?).
  4. Euphemia Farrell (abt 1858 - 4 Apr 1885) married Benjamin John Armstrong (26 Jul 1857 - ?).
  5. James Farrell (9 Sep 1859 - 22 Apr 1883).
  6. William Henry Farrell (3 Dec 1861 - 14 Dec 1861).
  7. Albert Wesley Farrell (1 Dec 1862 - 4 Apr 1866).
  8. Joseph Farrell (24 Feb 1865 - ?) married Mary Glen Brennan (21 Mar 1865 - ?).
  9. Lavina Victoria Farrell (12 Jun 1867 - 15 Feb 1904) married William Watson Suckling (28 Apr 1860 - 28 May 1929).
  10. Margaret Elizabeth Manerva Farrell (5 Nov 1869 - 23 Aug 1874).
  11. Charlotte Christina Farrell (23 Dec 1871 - 24 Apr 1873).
  12. Albert Frances A Farrell (24 Mar 1874 - ?) married Elizabeth Flynn (Jul 1878 - ?).
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