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L. M. Twiggs

b. about May 1880
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Joseph Michael Flint
Last Edited3 October 2017

L. M. Twiggs was born about May 1880 in GeorgiaG.1,2
He was the son of John Wesley Twiggs and Sarah Elizabeth Hughes.1

L. M. Twiggs was also known as Rev. L.M. Twiggs.3


On 14 June 1880 L. M. Twiggs was enumerated in the household of John Wesley Twiggs on the 1880 U. S. census for Choestoe, Union County, GeorgiaG, as Davie M Twigs, 1/12 years old, Son, birthplace of Georgia. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Nan E Twiggs, Sarah Elizabeth Hughes, Edwin P. Twiggs, Callie Twiggs, Mary Twiggs, and William Frady.1


L. M. Twiggs was years old, when his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Hughes, died on 2 June 1885.4


On 18 June 1900 L. M. Twiggs was enumerated in the household of John Wesley Twiggs on the 1900 U. S. census for Choestoe District, Union County, GeorgiaG, as Marvin L Twiggs, 20 years old, Son, single, Born May 1880 in Georgia. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Georgia Elizabeth Westmoreland, Nell Twiggs, Walter M. Twiggs, Eugene Twiggs, Callie Twiggs, and Mary Twiggs.2

Citations

  1. [S189] 1880 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, Choestoe District (834), Enumeration District 181, p. 22 B (written), dwelling 200, family 201, John Twigs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 3 November 2012; citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 169
  2. [S164] 1900 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, Choestoe District, Enumeration District 125, p. 11B, dwelling 186, family 186, John W Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 25 May 2014; citing NARA microfilm publication T623, Roll 225
  3. [S5] Memorial Record of Nan E. Collins. [Format] (Greely, Colorado: Macys Funeral Home, 1953)., The title of Rev. for John W. Twiggs was a hand witten addiion. Flowers were sent by the Board of Stewards of the Bethany Methodist Church Atlanta Georgia (possibly form her brothers the Reverands?)

    Nan E. Collins, the daughter of Rev. John W. Twiggs and Sarah Elizabeth Hughes Twiggs was born February 17, 1874, at Blairsville, Ga. And passed away on December 26, 1953 at 3:20 a.m. at her home west of Eaton where she has lived for fifty seven years.

    She united with the Methodist Church early in her life and took an active part in church and Sunday School work.

    She was married to James M. Collins on January 2, 1896 at her father's home. She and her husband came to Colorado. She transferred her membership to the Methodist Church at Windsor as there was no Methodist Church in Eaton. After the First Baptist Church was organized in Eaton, she joined there in order to rear her children in their father's faith and has taken an active part in the church work. She taught Sunday School for some time. Two sons have preceded her in death. She leaves to mourn her passing five children: Mrs. May C. Flint of Salt Lake City, Utah, Mrs. Gladys Woodrow of Denver, Marvin J. Collins, Miss Alda Collins, and James M. Collins, Jr. all of Eaton.

    Also surviving are a sister Mrs. Gordon Allison of Eaton, four brothers: the Rev. L. M. Twiggs and the Rev. Walter M. Twiggs, both of Atlanta, Ga., Eugene Twiggs of Warren, Ga. and E. P. Twiggs of Greeley.

    She was a charter member of the Eaton Chapter No. 67 Order of the Eastern Star Past Matron of the Eastern Star, a Charter member of the Order of Beauceant of Greeley, a long time member of the Rebekah Lodge of Eaton and a member of Navy Mother's Club No. 15.
  4. [S1172] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Sarah E. Nee Hughes Twiggs, number 11055028, Creator:Chuck Garland, Photo Chris Smith and Kimberly, accessed 8 June 2014. citing Old Choestoe Cemetery, Union County, Georgia.

Walter M. Twiggs

b. about March 1888
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Joseph Michael Flint
Last Edited3 October 2017

Walter M. Twiggs was born about March 1888 in GeorgiaG.1
He was the son of John Wesley Twiggs and Georgia Elizabeth Westmoreland.1

Walter M. Twiggs was also known as Rev. Walter M. Twiggs.2


On 18 June 1900 Walter M. Twiggs was enumerated in the household of John Wesley Twiggs on the 1900 U. S. census for Choestoe District, Union County, GeorgiaG, as Walter M Twiggs, 12 years old, Son, single, Born Mar 1888 in Georgia. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Georgia Elizabeth Westmoreland, Nell Twiggs, L. M. Twiggs, Eugene Twiggs, Callie Twiggs, and Mary Twiggs.1


On 18 April 1910 Walter M. Twiggs was enumerated in the household of John Wesley Twiggs on the 1910 U. S. census for Choestoe, Union County, GeorgiaG, as Walter M Twiggs, 22 years old, Son, single, birthplace of Georgia. Could read. Could write. Attended school within the year. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Eugene Twiggs and Georgia Elizabeth Westmoreland.3

Citations

  1. [S164] 1900 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, Choestoe District, Enumeration District 125, p. 11B, dwelling 186, family 186, John W Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 25 May 2014; citing NARA microfilm publication T623, Roll 225
  2. [S5] Memorial Record of Nan E. Collins. [Format] (Greely, Colorado: Macys Funeral Home, 1953)., The title of Rev. for John W. Twiggs was a hand witten addiion. Flowers were sent by the Board of Stewards of the Bethany Methodist Church Atlanta Georgia (possibly form her brothers the Reverands?)

    Nan E. Collins, the daughter of Rev. John W. Twiggs and Sarah Elizabeth Hughes Twiggs was born February 17, 1874, at Blairsville, Ga. And passed away on December 26, 1953 at 3:20 a.m. at her home west of Eaton where she has lived for fifty seven years.

    She united with the Methodist Church early in her life and took an active part in church and Sunday School work.

    She was married to James M. Collins on January 2, 1896 at her father's home. She and her husband came to Colorado. She transferred her membership to the Methodist Church at Windsor as there was no Methodist Church in Eaton. After the First Baptist Church was organized in Eaton, she joined there in order to rear her children in their father's faith and has taken an active part in the church work. She taught Sunday School for some time. Two sons have preceded her in death. She leaves to mourn her passing five children: Mrs. May C. Flint of Salt Lake City, Utah, Mrs. Gladys Woodrow of Denver, Marvin J. Collins, Miss Alda Collins, and James M. Collins, Jr. all of Eaton.

    Also surviving are a sister Mrs. Gordon Allison of Eaton, four brothers: the Rev. L. M. Twiggs and the Rev. Walter M. Twiggs, both of Atlanta, Ga., Eugene Twiggs of Warren, Ga. and E. P. Twiggs of Greeley.

    She was a charter member of the Eaton Chapter No. 67 Order of the Eastern Star Past Matron of the Eastern Star, a Charter member of the Order of Beauceant of Greeley, a long time member of the Rebekah Lodge of Eaton and a member of Navy Mother's Club No. 15.
  3. [S363] 1910 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, G.M. 834 Choestoe, Enumeration District 149, p. 3 A (written) p. 227 (stamped), dwelling 43, family 44, John W Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 7 June 2014; citing NARA microfilm publication T624, Roll 209

Eugene Twiggs

b. about May 1891
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Joseph Michael Flint
Last Edited13 June 2017

Eugene Twiggs was born about May 1891 in GeorgiaG Date hard to read in census.1


On 18 June 1900 Eugene Twiggs was enumerated in the household of John Wesley Twiggs on the 1900 U. S. census for Choestoe District, Union County, GeorgiaG, as Eugene C Twiggs, 9 years old, Son, single, Born May 1891 in Georgia. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Georgia Elizabeth Westmoreland, Nell Twiggs, L. M. Twiggs, Walter M. Twiggs, Callie Twiggs, and Mary Twiggs.1


On 18 April 1910 Eugene Twiggs was enumerated in the household of John Wesley Twiggs on the 1910 U. S. census for Choestoe, Union County, GeorgiaG, as Eugene E Twiggs, 18 years old, Son, single, birthplace of Georgia. Could read. Could write. Attended school within the year. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Walter M. Twiggs and Georgia Elizabeth Westmoreland.2

Citations

  1. [S164] 1900 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, Choestoe District, Enumeration District 125, p. 11B, dwelling 186, family 186, John W Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 25 May 2014; citing NARA microfilm publication T623, Roll 225
  2. [S363] 1910 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, G.M. 834 Choestoe, Enumeration District 149, p. 3 A (written) p. 227 (stamped), dwelling 43, family 44, John W Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 7 June 2014; citing NARA microfilm publication T624, Roll 209

Edwin P. Twiggs

b. November 1872, d. 29 July 1959
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Joseph Michael Flint
Last Edited7 November 2017

Edwin P. Twiggs was born in November 1872 in GeorgiaG.1,2
He was the son of John Wesley Twiggs and Sarah Elizabeth Hughes.1

Edwin P. Twiggs was also known as E. P Twiggs.3


On 14 June 1880 Edwin P. Twiggs was enumerated in the household of John Wesley Twiggs on the 1880 U. S. census for Choestoe, Union County, GeorgiaG, as Edmond F Twigs, 7 years old, Son, Single, birthplace of Georgia. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Nan E Twiggs, Sarah Elizabeth Hughes, L. M. Twiggs, Callie Twiggs, Mary Twiggs, and William Frady.1


Edwin P. Twiggs was 12 years old, when his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Hughes, died on 2 June 1885.4


Edwin P. Twiggs married Mary E Dyer on 26 August 1897 in Towns County, GeorgiaG.2,5


On 11 June 1900 Edwin P. Twiggs was enumerated in the household of James Monroe Collins on the 1900 U. S. census for Precinct No 13 outside of Eaton, Eaton, Weld County, ColoradoG, as Edwin P Twiggs, 27 years old, Servant, Born Nov 1872 in Georgia, occupation of Farm Laborer, 0 Months Unemployed, Could read, Could write, Could speak English. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Myrtle May Collins, Nan E Twiggs, Bruce Harrison Collins, Newton Nix, Amicus Miller, Mary E Dyer, Lois I Twiggs, and Otis Bonham Twiggs.2


Edwin P. Twiggs married Ida L Nichols, daughter of Joseph Grayson Nichols and Amy Adeline Hampton, on 26 April 1905 in Eaton, Weld County, ColoradoG.6,7


Edwin P. Twiggs married Jennie May Rogers on 19 June 1907 in Towns County, GeorgiaG.8,9


Edwin P. Twiggs was enumerated on 18 May 1910 as head of household on the 1910 U. S. census for Weld County, ColoradoG, as Edwin P Twiggs, 37 years old, Head, Married 3rd for 3 years, birthplace of Georgia, occupation of Farmer in the General Farm industry, Emp. Could read. Could write. rented a Farm. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Jennie May Rogers, Lois I Twiggs, Otis Bonham Twiggs, Clara Myrtis Twiggs, and Everett W Twiggs.10


Edwin P. Twiggs died on 29 July 1959, at age 86, in Greeley, Weld County, ColoradoG.8


Edwin P. Twiggs was buried in Eaton Cemetery, Eaton, Weld County, ColoradoG, FG .8,11,12

Children with Mary E Dyer (b. November 1876, d. 14 June 1904)

DaughterLois I Twiggs (b. 11 August 1898, d. 13 June 1912)
SonOtis Bonham Twiggs (b. 4 September 1899, d. 18 December 1978)
SonEverett W Twiggs (b. 14 May 1901, d. 17 December 1977)
DaughterClara Myrtis Twiggs (b. 7 June 1904, d. 12 October 1995)

Child with Jennie May Rogers (b. 1889, d. 12 January 1973)

DaughterLois E Twiggs (b. 4 February 1920, d. 4 March 1932)

Citations

  1. [S189] 1880 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, Choestoe District (834), Enumeration District 181, p. 22 B (written), dwelling 200, family 201, John Twigs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 3 November 2012; citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 169
  2. [S190] 1900 U. S. census, Weld County, Colorado, Precinct #13 Outside of Town of Eaton, Enumeration District 203, p. 6B (written) p. 147 (stamped), dwelling 105, family 115, James M Collins; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 31 May 2014; citing NARA microfilm publication T623, Roll 130, 46 of 52
  3. [S5] Memorial Record of Nan E. Collins. [Format] (Greely, Colorado: Macys Funeral Home, 1953)., The title of Rev. for John W. Twiggs was a hand witten addiion. Flowers were sent by the Board of Stewards of the Bethany Methodist Church Atlanta Georgia (possibly form her brothers the Reverands?)

    Nan E. Collins, the daughter of Rev. John W. Twiggs and Sarah Elizabeth Hughes Twiggs was born February 17, 1874, at Blairsville, Ga. And passed away on December 26, 1953 at 3:20 a.m. at her home west of Eaton where she has lived for fifty seven years.

    She united with the Methodist Church early in her life and took an active part in church and Sunday School work.

    She was married to James M. Collins on January 2, 1896 at her father's home. She and her husband came to Colorado. She transferred her membership to the Methodist Church at Windsor as there was no Methodist Church in Eaton. After the First Baptist Church was organized in Eaton, she joined there in order to rear her children in their father's faith and has taken an active part in the church work. She taught Sunday School for some time. Two sons have preceded her in death. She leaves to mourn her passing five children: Mrs. May C. Flint of Salt Lake City, Utah, Mrs. Gladys Woodrow of Denver, Marvin J. Collins, Miss Alda Collins, and James M. Collins, Jr. all of Eaton.

    Also surviving are a sister Mrs. Gordon Allison of Eaton, four brothers: the Rev. L. M. Twiggs and the Rev. Walter M. Twiggs, both of Atlanta, Ga., Eugene Twiggs of Warren, Ga. and E. P. Twiggs of Greeley.

    She was a charter member of the Eaton Chapter No. 67 Order of the Eastern Star Past Matron of the Eastern Star, a Charter member of the Order of Beauceant of Greeley, a long time member of the Rebekah Lodge of Eaton and a member of Navy Mother's Club No. 15.
  4. [S1172] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Sarah E. Nee Hughes Twiggs, number 11055028, Creator:Chuck Garland, Photo Chris Smith and Kimberly, accessed 8 June 2014. citing Old Choestoe Cemetery, Union County, Georgia.
  5. [S1635] Towns County, Georgia, Record of Marriages, B: 181, Mr EP Twiggs and Mary Dyer; database and images, "Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978", Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com : accessed 5 November 2017); citing County Marriage Records, 1828–1978. The Georgia Archives, Morrow, Georgia..
  6. [S198] Weld County Colorado Tombstone Inscriptions. [Format] (Greeley, Colorado: The Genealogical Society of Weld County Colorado, 1982); Located near the southeast corner of town on a hill, North 1/2 Section 8, Township 1 North, Range 66 West.., pg 346, Family History Library, US/CAN Book 973.372
  7. [S1633] Colorado Division of Vital Statistics, Marriage Record Report, 3285, E. P Twiggs and Ida L Nichols; images database, "Colorado, Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006", FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-LB2V-9W27?cc=1932434&wc=M6Y5-V6X%3A228969401 : accessed 5 November 2017); citing State Archives, Denver.
  8. [S198] Weld County Colorado Tombstone Inscriptions. [Format] (Greeley, Colorado: The Genealogical Society of Weld County Colorado, 1982); Located near the southeast corner of town on a hill, North 1/2 Section 8, Township 1 North, Range 66 West.., pg 344, Family History Library, US/CAN Book 973.372
  9. [S1634] Towns County, Georgia, Record of Marriages, B: 391, Edwin P Twiggs and Jennie M Rogers; database and images, "Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978", Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com : accessed 5 November 2017); citing County Marriage Records, 1828–1978. The Georgia Archives, Morrow, Georgia..
  10. [S1648] 1910 U. S. census, Weld County, Colorado, Township 7 Precinct 35 Ault, Enumeration District 291, p. 20B (written), dwelling 201, family 317, Edwin P Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 7 November 2017; citing NARA microfilm publication T624, Roll 126
  11. [S1636] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Edwin P Twiggs, number 101599683, Creator:jag, Photo jag, accessed 5 November 2017. citing Eaton Cemetery, Eaton, Weld County, Colorado.
  12. [S1661] Eaton Cemetery (Eaton, Weld County, Colorado; (Latitude: 40.07190, Longitude: -104.79530) Edwin P Twiggs marker; digital image by Joseph M Flint, 15 Sep 2004

Gordon Allison

b. about 1882, d. 30 April 1949
Last Edited2 December 2017

Gordon Allison was born about 1882.1


Gordon Allison was also known as John Gordon Allison.1


Gordon Allison married Nell Twiggs, daughter of John Wesley Twiggs and Sarah Elizabeth Hughes, in 1905.2


Gordon Allison was enumerated on 17 April 1930 as head of household on the 1930 U. S. census for Precinct No 13 outside of Eaton, Eaton, Weld County, ColoradoG, as J. Gordon Allison, 47 years old, Head, Married, was first married at age 23, birthplace of Georgia, occupation of Farmer in the Own farm industry, an Employer. Could read and write. Did not attended school within the year. Owned home. Lived on a farm. Was not a veteran. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Nell Twiggs, Ines Allison, Elizabeth E Allison, Pauline Allison, and Nellie B Allison.3


Gordon Allison died on 30 April 1949.2,1

Children with Nell Twiggs (b. 25 August 1883, d. 21 April 1974)

DaughterInes Allison (b. about 1909)
DaughterElizabeth E Allison (b. about 1915)
DaughterPauline Allison (b. about 1917)
DaughterNellie B Allison (b. about 1923)

Citations

  1. [S198] Weld County Colorado Tombstone Inscriptions. [Format] (Greeley, Colorado: The Genealogical Society of Weld County Colorado, 1982); Located near the southeast corner of town on a hill, North 1/2 Section 8, Township 1 North, Range 66 West.., pg 329, Family History Library, US/CAN Book 973.372
  2. [S166] "Nellie M Allison rites Wednsday," The Eaton (Colorado ) Hearld, unkown date, May Collins Flint Papers privately held by Joseph M Flint, King County, Washington.
  3. [S642] 1930 U. S. census, Weld County, Colorado, Precinct 13 part of, Enumeration District 62-26, p. 5A (written) p. 212 (stamped), dwelling 88, family 90, J. Gordon Allison; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 25 October 2009; citing NARA microfilm publication T626, Roll 251

Willis Twiggs

b. 5 December 1804, d. 11 December 1880
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of Joseph Michael Flint
ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
Last Edited2 December 2017

Willis Twiggs was born on 5 December 1804 in Rutherford County, North CarolinaG.1,2
He was the son of Timothy Twiggs and Joicy Willis.2

Willis Twiggs married Margret England, daughter of John Good and Jane England, about 1834 in Habersham County, GeorgiaG.2


Willis Twiggs was enumerated during 1840 on the 1840 U. S. census for Union County, GeorgiaG, as head of family Willis Twiggs. Enumerated in this family were: 1 Free white persons, males, at least 20 and under 30 years old, 1 Free white persons, males, at least 30 and under 40 years old, 2 Free white persons, females, under 5 years old, 1 Free white persons, females, at least 5 and under 10 years old, 1 Free white persons, females, at least 20 and under 30 years old, 6 Total Persons, 2 Persons employed in Argriculture.3


Willis Twiggs was enumerated on 25 October 1850 as head of household on the 1850 U. S. census for Union County, GeorgiaG, as Willis Twigs, 45 years old, birthplace of North Carolina, occupation of Farmer, value of real property $2000. Also enumerated in the household were John Wesley Twiggs, Margret England, Harvy Alonzo Twiggs, Mary Louise Twiggs, Elizabeth Jane Twiggs, Margaret Twiggs, and Joice Minerva Ann Twiggs.1


Willis Twiggs was enumerated on 30 June 1860 as head of household on the 1860 U. S. census for Union County, GeorgiaG, as Willis Twiggs, 55 years old, birthplace of North Carolina, occupation of Farmer, value of real property $2000, value of personal property $4000. Also enumerated in the household were John Wesley Twiggs, Margret England, Harvy Alonzo Twiggs, Elizabeth Jane Twiggs, Margaret Twiggs, and Joice Minerva Ann Twiggs.4


Willis Twiggs was enumerated on 18 June 1870 as head of household on the 1870 U. S. census for Union County, GeorgiaG, as Willis Twiggs, 64 years old, birthplace of North Carolina, occupation of Merchant, value of real property $1200, value of personal property $300. Enumerated as 21 Year or older male citizen. Also enumerated in the household were John Wesley Twiggs, Margret England, and Harvy Alonzo Twiggs.5


Willis Twiggs was enumerated on 14 June 1880 as head of household on the 1880 U. S. census for Choestoe District, Union County, GeorgiaG, as Willis Twigs, 75 years old, birthplace of North Carolina, occupation of Farmer. Father born in Ireland. Mother born in North Carolina. Also enumerated in the household were Margret England and Lousia Bennington.6


Willis Twiggs died on 11 December 1880, at age 76, in Choestoe, Union County, GeorgiaG.2


Willis Twiggs was buried in Old Choestoe Cemetery, Choestoe, Union County, GeorgiaG.2


On 15 February 1881 the Court of Ordinary, Union County, GeorgiaG, granted temporary Letters of Administration for the estate of Willis Twiggs to John Wesley Twiggs. The bond was $2000. Thomas M Hughes pledged security for the bond.7


On 4 April 1881 the Court of Ordinary, Union County, GeorgiaG, granted permanent Letters of Administration for the estate of Willis Twiggs to John Wesley Twiggs. The bond was $2500. Thomas M Hughes and T. J. Haralson pledged security for the bond.8

Children with Margret England (b. 9 August 1812, d. 10 December 1886)

DaughterMary Louise Twiggs+ (b. 12 March 1835, d. 24 June 1899)
DaughterElizabeth Jane Twiggs (b. 28 March 1837, d. 20 June 1920)
DaughterMargaret Twiggs (b. about 1839, d. about 1860)
DaughterJoice Minerva Ann Twiggs (b. 27 November 1841, d. 26 June 1901)
SonJohn Wesley Twiggs+ (b. 31 January 1846, d. 30 July 1917)
SonHarvy Alonzo Twiggs+ (b. 1 June 1848, d. 6 March 1932)

Citations

  1. [S33] 1850 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, 85th District, p. 418 (written) p. 249 back (stamped), dwelling 661, family 661, Willis Twigs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 2 January 2011; citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 84
  2. [S1436] Ethelene Dyer Jones, "Willis, the First Twiggs in Union County," Through Mountain Mists, September 23, 2004 (http://throughmountainmists.blogspot.com/: Accessed 26 May 2014).
  3. [S37] 1840 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, p. 16 (stamped), line 5, Willis Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 29 December 2007; citing NARA microfilm publication M704, Roll 52
  4. [S50] 1860 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, Not Stated, Choestoe Post Office, p. 36 (written), dwelling 248, family 245, Willis Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 7 October 2012; citing NARA microfilm publication M653, Roll 136
  5. [S53] 1870 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, Subdivision 126, Blairsville Post Office, p. 41 (written) p. 21 (stamped), dwelling 292, family 292, Willis Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 21 October 2012; citing NARA microfilm publication M593, Roll 179
  6. [S790] 1880 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, Choestoe District (834), Enumeration District 181, p. 22 B (written), dwelling 201, family 202, Willis Twigs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 3 November 2012; citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 169
  7. [S1363] Union County, Georgia, Court of Ordinary, Administrators, Guardians, Executors Bonds 1877-1941, Book A: 23; images database, "Georgia, Probate Records, 1742-1975", FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, path Union » Administration, executor and guardian bonds 1877-1941 vol A »Image 20 : accessed 27 May 2014).
  8. [S945] Union County, Georgia, Court of Ordinary, Administrators, Guardians, Executors Bonds 1877-1941, Book A: 16-17; images database, "Georgia, Probate Records, 1742-1975", FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/, path Union » Administration, executor and guardian bonds 1877-1941 vol A »Image 17 : accessed 27 May 2014).

Margret England

b. 9 August 1812, d. 10 December 1886
Relationship3rd great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
Last Edited2 December 2017

Margret England was born on 9 August 1812 in North CarolinaG According to Ethelene Dyer Jones, Margret was raised as an England. It is possible that her parents were not married.1,2
She was the daughter of John Good and Jane England.2

Margret England married Willis Twiggs, son of Timothy Twiggs and Joicy Willis, about 1834 in Habersham County, GeorgiaG.2


After her marriage she was known as Margret Twiggs.2


On 25 October 1850 Margret England was enumerated in the household of Willis Twiggs on the 1850 U. S. census for Union County, GeorgiaG, as Margaret Twigs, 38 years old, birthplace of North Carolina. Could not read or write. Also enumerated in the household were John Wesley Twiggs, Harvy Alonzo Twiggs, Mary Louise Twiggs, Elizabeth Jane Twiggs, Margaret Twiggs, and Joice Minerva Ann Twiggs.1


On 30 June 1860 Margret England was enumerated in the household of Willis Twiggs on the 1860 U. S. census for Union County, GeorgiaG, as Margaret E Twiggs, 48 years old, birthplace of North Carolina. Also enumerated in the household were John Wesley Twiggs, Harvy Alonzo Twiggs, Elizabeth Jane Twiggs, Margaret Twiggs, and Joice Minerva Ann Twiggs.3


On 18 June 1870 Margret England was enumerated in the household of Willis Twiggs on the 1870 U. S. census for Union County, GeorgiaG, as Margaret Twiggs, 59 years old, birthplace of North Carolina, occupation of Keeping House. Also enumerated in the household were John Wesley Twiggs and Harvy Alonzo Twiggs.4


On 14 June 1880 Margret England was enumerated in the household of Willis Twiggs on the 1880 U. S. census for Choestoe District, Union County, GeorgiaG, as Margaret Twigs, 67 years old, Wife, birthplace of North Carolina, occupation of Keeping House. Father born in North Carolina. Mother born in North Carolina. Also enumerated in the household were Lousia Bennington.5


Margret England died on 10 December 1886, at age 74.2


Margret England was buried in Old Choestoe Cemetery, Choestoe, Union County, GeorgiaG.2

Children with Willis Twiggs (b. 5 December 1804, d. 11 December 1880)

DaughterMary Louise Twiggs+ (b. 12 March 1835, d. 24 June 1899)
DaughterElizabeth Jane Twiggs (b. 28 March 1837, d. 20 June 1920)
DaughterMargaret Twiggs (b. about 1839, d. about 1860)
DaughterJoice Minerva Ann Twiggs (b. 27 November 1841, d. 26 June 1901)
SonJohn Wesley Twiggs+ (b. 31 January 1846, d. 30 July 1917)
SonHarvy Alonzo Twiggs+ (b. 1 June 1848, d. 6 March 1932)

Citations

  1. [S33] 1850 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, 85th District, p. 418 (written) p. 249 back (stamped), dwelling 661, family 661, Willis Twigs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 2 January 2011; citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 84
  2. [S1436] Ethelene Dyer Jones, "Willis, the First Twiggs in Union County," Through Mountain Mists, September 23, 2004 (http://throughmountainmists.blogspot.com/: Accessed 26 May 2014).
  3. [S50] 1860 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, Not Stated, Choestoe Post Office, p. 36 (written), dwelling 248, family 245, Willis Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 7 October 2012; citing NARA microfilm publication M653, Roll 136
  4. [S53] 1870 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, Subdivision 126, Blairsville Post Office, p. 41 (written) p. 21 (stamped), dwelling 292, family 292, Willis Twiggs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 21 October 2012; citing NARA microfilm publication M593, Roll 179
  5. [S790] 1880 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, Choestoe District (834), Enumeration District 181, p. 22 B (written), dwelling 201, family 202, Willis Twigs; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 3 November 2012; citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 169

Mathew P Rector

b. about 1807, d. 24 August 1883
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of Joseph Michael Flint
ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
Last Edited25 February 2018

Mathew P Rector was born about 1807 in New YorkG.1,2
He was the son of.3

Mathew P Rector married Elizabeth Carney on 14 June 1829 in Montgomery County, New YorkG.4


Mathew P Rector was enumerated on 18 July 1850 as head of household on the 1850 U. S. census for Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New YorkG, as Mathew Rector, 43 years old, birthplace of New York, occupation of Laboer. Also enumerated in the household were Elizabeth Carney, Abigail E Rector, Barnabas Rector, Silas Charles Rector, and Phebe M Rector.5


Mathew P Rector on 2 August 1857 purchased property located in Tama County, IowaG, from George Crittenden and Amelia for $250. The property described as the South East 1/4 of the North West 1/4 of Section Thirty Two, Township Eighty Two, North of Range Thirteen West containing forty acres. Witnessed by William Bale.6


Mathew P Rector was enumerated on 5 July 1860 as head of household on the 1860 U. S. census for Tama County, IowaG, as M P Rector, 53 years old, birthplace of New York, occupation of Farmer, value of real property $600, value of personal property $100. Also enumerated in the household were Elizabeth Carney.1


Mathew P Rector and Elizabeth Carney on 24 February 1866 sold property located in Tama County, IowaG, to Barnabas Rector for $5. The property described as the South East quarter of the North West quarter of Section thirty two (32) Township eighty two (82) North of Range Thierteen (13) West containg forty acres.7


On 8 September 1870 Mathew P Rector was enumerated in the household of Barnabas Rector on the 1870 U. S. census for Salt Creek Township, Tama County, IowaG, as Mathew P Rector, 63 years old, birthplace of New York, occupation of At Home. Enumerated as 21 Year or older male citizen. Also enumerated in the household were Mary E.8


On 1 June 1880 Mathew P Rector was enumerated in the household of Barnabas Rector on the 1880 U. S. census for Salt Creek Township, Tama County, IowaG, as M. P. Rector, 73 years old, Father, Widowed, birthplace of New York, occupation of Retired Farmer. Father born in New York. Mother born in New York. Also enumerated in the household were Mary E and Benj Thompson.3


Mathew P Rector died on 24 August 1883.9,10


Mathew P Rector was buried in Rector Cemetery, Chelsea, Tama County, IowaG, FG .9,10

Children with Elizabeth Carney (b. about 2 April 1809, d. 15 July 1866)

SonBarnabas Rector (b. December 1829, d. 1914)
DaughterPhebe M Rector+ (b. about 1832, d. 21 December 1915)
DaughterAbigail E Rector+ (b. 30 April 1836, d. 30 August 1919)
SonSilas Charles Rector+ (b. 1 August 1838, d. 12 February 1913)

Citations

  1. [S65] 1860 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Post Office Kissian, p. 65 (written) p. 871 (written), dwelling 517, family 481, M P Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 23 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M653, Roll 339
  2. [S96] "Iowa Cemetery Records, Tama County," Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 1 January 2001), entry for ., confirms 1807, Original Data: Works Project Administration. Graves Registration Project. Washington, D.C.:n.p.
  3. [S140] 1880 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Salt Creek Township, Enumeration District 332, p. 5 (written) p. 569 A (stamped), dwelling 44, family 46, Barna Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 6 December 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 365
  4. [S1515] Montgomery County NY GenWeb (http://montgomery.nygenweb.net/ : accessed 19 October 2017), "Marriages performed by: Rev. Elijah Herrick" (http://montgomery.nygenweb.net/vitals/herrick1.html), Rector, Mathew & Elizabeth Carney
  5. [S172] 1850 U. S. census, Montgomery County, New York, population schedule, The Town of Canajoharie, p. 326 (written) p. 163 back (stamped), dwelling 94, family 92, Mathew Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 16 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 532
  6. [S648] Tama County, Iowa, Deed Record Land, 10: 308 and 309, Gerorge and Amelia Crittenden to Mathew P. Rector, 2 August 1857; FHL microfilm 1023749.
  7. [S654] Tama County, Iowa, Deed Record Land, 15: 387, M. P. Rector and wife to Barnabas Rector, 24 February 1866; FHL microfilm 1023752.
  8. [S595] 1870 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Salt Creek Township, Post Office Chelsia, p. 17 (written) p. 371 (stamped), dwelling 132, family 127, Barnabas Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 6 December 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M593, Roll 420
  9. [S596] "Iowa Graves Survey WPA," IAGenWeb, Iowa WPA 1930's Grave Registration Survey (http://iowawpagraves.org/index.php : accessed 6 December 2008), entry for M. P. Rector.
  10. [S1188] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for M P Rector, number 76934840, Creator:colette harrison, Photo colette harrison, accessed 20 May 2016. citing Rector Cemetery, Chelsea, Tama County, Iowa.

Elizabeth Carney

b. about 2 April 1809, d. 15 July 1866
Relationship3rd great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
Last Edited21 January 2018

Elizabeth Carney was born about 2 April 1809 in New YorkG Reading her age on the Find a Grave photo as 57 years, 3 months, 13 days gives the April 2 1809 date. Both the 1850 and 1860 censuses give the birth year as 1809 in New York.1,2,3


After her marriage she was known as Elizabeth Rector.4


Elizabeth Carney married Mathew P Rector on 14 June 1829 in Montgomery County, New YorkG.4


On 18 July 1850 Elizabeth Carney was enumerated in the household of Mathew P Rector on the 1850 U. S. census for Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New YorkG, as Elizabeth Rector, 41 years old, birthplace of New York. Also enumerated in the household were Abigail E Rector, Barnabas Rector, Silas Charles Rector, and Phebe M Rector.2


On 5 July 1860 Elizabeth Carney was enumerated in the household of Mathew P Rector on the 1860 U. S. census for Tama County, IowaG, as E Rector, 51 years old, birthplace of New York.3


Elizabeth Carney and Mathew P Rector on 24 February 1866 sold property located in Tama County, IowaG, to Barnabas Rector for $5. The property described as the South East quarter of the North West quarter of Section thirty two (32) Township eighty two (82) North of Range Thierteen (13) West containg forty acres.5


Elizabeth Carney died on 15 July 1866.6,1


Elizabeth Carney was buried in Rector Cemetery, Chelsea, Tama County, IowaG, FG .6,1

Children with Mathew P Rector (b. about 1807, d. 24 August 1883)

SonBarnabas Rector (b. December 1829, d. 1914)
DaughterPhebe M Rector+ (b. about 1832, d. 21 December 1915)
DaughterAbigail E Rector+ (b. 30 April 1836, d. 30 August 1919)
SonSilas Charles Rector+ (b. 1 August 1838, d. 12 February 1913)

Citations

  1. [S1187] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Elizabeth Rector, number 76934776, Creator:colette harrison, Photo colette harrison, accessed 20 May 2016. citing Rector Cemetery, Chelsea, Tama County, Iowa.
  2. [S172] 1850 U. S. census, Montgomery County, New York, population schedule, The Town of Canajoharie, p. 326 (written) p. 163 back (stamped), dwelling 94, family 92, Mathew Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 16 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 532
  3. [S65] 1860 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Post Office Kissian, p. 65 (written) p. 871 (written), dwelling 517, family 481, M P Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 23 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M653, Roll 339
  4. [S1515] Montgomery County NY GenWeb (http://montgomery.nygenweb.net/ : accessed 19 October 2017), "Marriages performed by: Rev. Elijah Herrick" (http://montgomery.nygenweb.net/vitals/herrick1.html), Rector, Mathew & Elizabeth Carney
  5. [S654] Tama County, Iowa, Deed Record Land, 15: 387, M. P. Rector and wife to Barnabas Rector, 24 February 1866; FHL microfilm 1023752.
  6. [S599] "Iowa Graves Survey WPA," IAGenWeb, Iowa WPA 1930's Grave Registration Survey (http://iowawpagraves.org/index.php : accessed 7 December 2008), entry for Elizabeth Rector.

Samuel Thurston

b. 18 January 1807, d. 20 June 1847
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of Joseph Michael Flint
ChartsMy Royal Line
Pedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
Susan B Anthony
Last Edited31 July 2018

Samuel Thurston was born on 18 January 1807.1
He was the son of Daniel Greene Thurston and Fanny Thayer.2

Samuel Thurston married Prudence Bearss, daughter of Joshua Baker Bearss and Ruth B Knapp, on 13 November 1830 in Marion, OhioG.3,4


On 19 November 1831 at the United States Land Office in Tiffin, OhioG, Samuel Thurston paid $100 for 80 acres of land at $1.25 per acre, described as the E½ of the SE¼ of Section 15, Township 4 South, Range 16 East, 1st Principal Meridian.5


On 30 May 1832 at the United States Land Office in Tiffin, OhioG, Samuel Thurston paid $100 for 80 acres of land at $1.25 per acre, described as the W½ of the NW¼ of Section 23, Township 4 South, Range 16 East, 1st Principal Meridian.6


Samuel Thurston on 1 June 1832 recieved a U.S land patent for property located in Marion County, OhioG. Described as the E½ of the SE¼ of Section 15, Township 4 South, Range 16 East, 1st Principal Meridian, 80 acres.7


Samuel Thurston on 12 August 1833 recieved a U.S land patent for property located in Marion County, OhioG. Described as the W½ of the NW¼, Section 23, Township 4 South, Range 16 East 1st Principal Meridian, 80 acres.8


On 21 December 1833 in Marion County, OhioG, Samuel Thurston was a witness to a deed between Grantor Henry Parcel and Susanna Parcel and Grantee Alexander Kirkpatrick.9


Samuel Thurston and Prudence Bearss on 26 December 1833 sold property located in Marion County, OhioG, to John Parcel for $75. Described as the South Half of the West Half of the North West Quarter of Section 23 of Township 4 South of Range 16, containing 40 Acres. Filed 30 June 1834 and recorded 7 July 1834. Witnessed by James Young and Nathan Parsons.10


Samuel Thurston and Prudence Bearss on 13 June 1835 sold property located in Marion County, OhioG, to Daniel Reeser for $200. Described as North half of the East half of the South East quarter of Section 15 in Township 4 South of Range 16, containing 40 Acres. Filed and recorded 15 Sep 1835. Witnessed by Samuel Andrew and Joshua Baker Bearss.11


Samuel Thurston and Prudence Bearss on 13 June 1835 sold property located in Marion County, OhioG, to Thomas Monnett for $200. Described as South half of the East half of the South East quarter of Section 15 in Township 4 South of Range 16, containing 40 Acres. Filed and recorded 9 Oct 1835. Witnessed by Samuel Andrew and Joshua Baker Bearss.12


Samuel Thurston and Prudence Bearss on 13 June 1835 sold property located in Marion County, OhioG, to Thomas Monnett for $200. Described as North half of the West half of the North West quarter of Section 23 in Township 4 South of Range 16, containing 40 Acres. Filed 15 Dec 1835 and recorded 16 Dec 1835. Witnessed by Samuel Andrew and Joshua Baker Bearss.13


Samuel Thurston and his wife and two young sons reached Pleasant Township, Wabash County, Indiana in August 1835. They traveled by ox wagon from Delaware County Ohio. They were the second family to settle in Pleasant Township.14


Samuel Thurston was affiliated with the Methodist Church.14


On 11 December 1835 at the United States Land Office in La Porte, IndianaG, Samuel Thurston paid $100 for 80 acres of land at $1.25 per acre, described as the E½ of the NE¼ of Section 7, Township 29 N, Range 6 E, 2nd Principal Meridian.15


Samuel Thurston on 13 March 1837 recieved a U.S land patent for property located in Wabash County, IndianaG. Described as the E½ of the NE¼ of Section 7, Township 29 N, Range 6 E, 2nd Principal Meridian , 80 Acres.16


Samuel Thurston was enumerated during 1840 on the 1840 U. S. census for Pleasant Township, Wabash County, IndianaG, as head of family Samuel Thurston. Enumerated in this family were: 1 Free white persons, males, under 5 years old, 2 Free white persons, males, at least 5 and under 10 years old, 1 Free white persons, males, at least 30 and under 40 years old, 1 Free white persons, females, under 5 years old, 1 Free white persons, females, at least 20 and under 30 years old, 7[sic] Total Persons.17


Daniel Greene Thurston wrote a will on 27 June 1840 in Delaware County, OhioG. Samuel Thurston was bequeathed one hundred dollars.18


Samuel Thurston died on 20 June 1847, at age 40.19


Samuel Thurston was buried in Nabors Cemetery, Laketon, Wabash County, IndianaG.19

Children with Prudence Bearss (b. 22 May 1810, d. 21 May 1861)

SonSamuel Wesley Thurston (b. 4 August 1832)
SonWilliam Kilbourn Thurston+ (b. 5 May 1834, d. 7 November 1904)
SonDaniel Bearss Thurston+ (b. 5 February 1837, d. 14 December 1913)
DaughterMary Frances Thurston+ (b. 22 December 1838, d. 18 April 1903)
DaughterLaura Caroline Thurston (b. 7 January 1841, d. 26 March 1889)
SonClement Thurston (b. 3 May 1843, d. 1844)
DaughterPrudence Philena Thurston+ (b. 31 August 1847, d. 27 January 1907)

Citations

  1. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 624, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
  2. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 587, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
  3. [S1823] Marion County, Ohio, Marriage Record, 1: 101, Samuel Thurston and Prudence Bearss; database with images, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013", FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZ6T-2VG : accessed 14 January 2018).
  4. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 624 shows date as 18 Nov 1830, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
  5. [S2228] Bucyrus, Ohio Land Office, [Tract Book], vol 8 S and E (second part), pg 2030, E½ of the SE¼, Section 15, Township 4S, Range 16E entry for Samuel Thurston; digital image. "United States, Bureau of Land Management Tract Books, 1820-c. 1955." Family Search. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G9WS-1DN?i=314&wc=M7W9-D2S%3A356162201%2C356194901&cc=2074276 : accessed 28 Jul 2018). Citing Bureau of Land Management, Records Improvement, microfilm, 1,265 rolls (Washington D.C: Department of the Interior, 1957)
  6. [S2229] Bucyrus, Ohio Land Office, [Tract Book], vol 8 S and E (second part), pg 2046, W½ of the NW¼, Section 23, Township 4S, Range 16E entry for Samuel Thurston; digital image. "United States, Bureau of Land Management Tract Books, 1820-c. 1955." Family Search. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-99WS-1QX?i=330&wc=M7W9-D2S%3A356162201%2C356194901&cc=2074276 : accessed 28 Jul 2018). Citing Bureau of Land Management, Records Improvement, microfilm, 1,265 rolls (Washington D.C: Department of the Interior, 1957)
  7. [S1512] Bureau of Land Management, "Land Patent Search," digital images, General Land Office Records (http:/www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/ : accessed 19 Oct 2017), Samuel Thurston (Marion County, Ohio), Delaware, Ohio Land Office, land patent no. OH0810__.426.
  8. [S1513] Bureau of Land Management, "Land Patent Search," digital images, General Land Office Records (http:/www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/ : accessed 19 Oct 2017), Samuel Thurston (Marion County, Ohio), Delaware, Ohio Land Office, land patent no. OH0820__.172.
  9. [S109] Jane Peppler, extractor, "Marion County, Ohio Deed Book Volume 5 (1832-1835)," index, Allen L. Potts, Heritage Pursuit Marion County Ohio (http://www.heritagepursuit.com/Marion/deedind.htm : accessed 9 March 2008), entry for ., pg 586
  10. [S2224] Marion County, Ohio, Deed Book, 6: 108, Samuel Thurston to John Parcel; digital image, "Deeds, v. 5-6 1832-1835", Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G937-59MV-N?i=417&cat=252960 : accessed 27 July 2018).
  11. [S2225] Marion County, Ohio, Deed Book, 7: 483-484, Samuel Thurston to Danyel Reeser; digital image, "Deeds, v. 7-8 1834-1836", Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-8937-5H9L?i=249&cat=252960 : accessed 27 July 2018).
  12. [S2226] Marion County, Ohio, Deed Book, 7: 535-536, Samuel Thurston to Thomas Monnett; digital image, "Deeds, v. 7-8 1834-1836", Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-8937-5H3W?i=275&cat=252960 : accessed 27 July 2018).
  13. [S2227] Marion County, Ohio, Deed Book, 8: 199-200, Samuel Thurston to Thomas Monnett; digital image, "Deeds, v. 7-8 1834-1836", Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L937-54QG?i=392&cat=252960 : accessed 28 July 2018).
  14. [S272] Clarkson W Weesner, History of Wabash County, Indiana : A Narrative Account of Its Historical Progress, Its people, and Its Principal Interests (Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1914); digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/historyofwabashc01wees : accessed 19 June 2018)., pg 450
  15. [S2159] La Porte, Indiana Land Office, [Tract Book], vol 3 N and E (second part), pg 151, E½ of the NE¼, Section 7, Township 29N, Range 6E entry for Samuel Thuston; digital image. "United States, Bureau of Land Management Tract Books, 1820-c. 1955." Family Search. https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G9WS-B6S9?i=355&wc=M7WW-HM7%3A356163201%2C356365601&cc=2074276 : accessed 20 Jun 2018). Citing Bureau of Land Management, Records Improvement, microfilm, 1,265 rolls (Washington D.C: Department of the Interior, 1957)
  16. [S583] Bureau of Land Management, "Land Patent Search," digital images, General Land Office Records (http:/www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/ : accessed 5 Oct 2008), Samuel Thuston (Wabash County, Indiana), La Porte, Indiana Land Office, land patent no. 5849; Last name misspelled as Thuston on Patent, Accession/Serial Nr.: IN1710__071.
  17. [S80] 1840 U. S. census, Wabash County, Indiana, Pleasant Township, p. 16 (stamped), line 4, Samuel Thurston; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed ; citing NARA microfilm publication M704, Roll 97
  18. [S2096] Delaware County, Ohio, Will Record, 2: 235-236, Daniel G Thurston; onlinre image, "Will records, v. 1-3 1812-1859", FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-89M2-DHYC?i=258&wc=S24H-92S%3A266276601%2C267279301&cc=1992421, path image 259 : accessed 6 May 2018).
  19. [S1547] Wabash County Genealogy (http://www.ingenweb.org/inwabash/cem/nabors.html : accessed 21 October 2017), "Nabors Cemetery" citing "Family Branches" Vol 3, No. 8, January, 1998, newsletter of the Wabash County Genealogical Society

Prudence Bearss

b. 22 May 1810, d. 21 May 1861
Relationship3rd great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
Susan B Anthony
Last Edited19 February 2018

Prudence Bearss was born on 22 May 1810 in New YorkG.1,2,3
She was the daughter of Joshua Baker Bearss and Ruth B Knapp.4

Prudence Bearss married Samuel Thurston, son of Daniel Greene Thurston and Fanny Thayer, on 13 November 1830 in Marion, OhioG.5,6


After her marriage she was known as Prudence Thurston.5,7


On 12 December 1833 in Marion County, OhioG, Prudence Bearss was a witness to a deed between Grantor John Reider and Elizabeth Reider and Grantee Jacob Starner.8


Prudence Bearss and Samuel Thurston on 26 December 1833 sold property located in Marion County, OhioG, to John Parcel for $75. Described as the South Half of the West Half of the North West Quarter of Section 23 of Township 4 South of Range 16, containing 40 Acres. Filed 30 June 1834 and recorded 7 July 1834. Witnessed by James Young and Nathan Parsons.9


Prudence Bearss and Samuel Thurston on 13 June 1835 sold property located in Marion County, OhioG, to Daniel Reeser for $200. Described as North half of the East half of the South East quarter of Section 15 in Township 4 South of Range 16, containing 40 Acres. Filed and recorded 15 Sep 1835. Witnessed by Samuel Andrew and Joshua Baker Bearss.10


Prudence Bearss and Samuel Thurston on 13 June 1835 sold property located in Marion County, OhioG, to Thomas Monnett for $200. Described as South half of the East half of the South East quarter of Section 15 in Township 4 South of Range 16, containing 40 Acres. Filed and recorded 9 Oct 1835. Witnessed by Samuel Andrew and Joshua Baker Bearss.11


Prudence Bearss and Samuel Thurston on 13 June 1835 sold property located in Marion County, OhioG, to Thomas Monnett for $200. Described as North half of the West half of the North West quarter of Section 23 in Township 4 South of Range 16, containing 40 Acres. Filed 15 Dec 1835 and recorded 16 Dec 1835. Witnessed by Samuel Andrew and Joshua Baker Bearss.12


Prudence Bearss was 37 years old, when her husband, Samuel Thurston, died on 20 June 1847.3


Prudence Bearss was enumerated on 1 October 1850 as head of household on the 1850 U. S. census for Pleasant Township, Wabash County, IndianaG, as Prudence Thurston, 40 years old, birthplace of New York, value of real property $800. Also enumerated in the household were Samuel Wesley Thurston, William Kilbourn Thurston, Mary Frances Thurston, Laura Caroline Thurston, and Prudence Philena Thurston.1


Prudence Bearss was enumerated on 19 June 1860 as head of household on the 1860 U. S. census for Pleasant Township, Wabash County, IndianaG, as Prues Thurston, 50 years old, birthplace of New York, value of real property $1800, value of personal property $666. Also enumerated in the household were Samuel Wesley Thurston, Mary Frances Thurston, Prudence Philena Thurston, and Martha Shallenberger.13


Prudence Bearss died on 21 May 1861, at age 50.3


Prudence Bearss was buried in Nabors Cemetery, Laketon, Wabash County, IndianaG.3

Children with Samuel Thurston (b. 18 January 1807, d. 20 June 1847)

SonSamuel Wesley Thurston (b. 4 August 1832)
SonWilliam Kilbourn Thurston+ (b. 5 May 1834, d. 7 November 1904)
SonDaniel Bearss Thurston+ (b. 5 February 1837, d. 14 December 1913)
DaughterMary Frances Thurston+ (b. 22 December 1838, d. 18 April 1903)
DaughterLaura Caroline Thurston (b. 7 January 1841, d. 26 March 1889)
SonClement Thurston (b. 3 May 1843, d. 1844)
DaughterPrudence Philena Thurston+ (b. 31 August 1847, d. 27 January 1907)

Citations

  1. [S78] 1850 U. S. census, Wabash County, Indiana, population schedule, Pleasant Township, p. 404 back (stamped), dwelling 194, family 205, Prudence Thurston; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 9 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 178
  2. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 624, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
  3. [S1547] Wabash County Genealogy (http://www.ingenweb.org/inwabash/cem/nabors.html : accessed 21 October 2017), "Nabors Cemetery" citing "Family Branches" Vol 3, No. 8, January, 1998, newsletter of the Wabash County Genealogical Society
  4. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 624 #9473, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
  5. [S1823] Marion County, Ohio, Marriage Record, 1: 101, Samuel Thurston and Prudence Bearss; database with images, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013", FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZ6T-2VG : accessed 14 January 2018).
  6. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 624 shows date as 18 Nov 1830, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
  7. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 624 # 9473 shows data as 18 Nov 1830, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
  8. [S109] Jane Peppler, extractor, "Marion County, Ohio Deed Book Volume 5 (1832-1835)," index, Allen L. Potts, Heritage Pursuit Marion County Ohio (http://www.heritagepursuit.com/Marion/deedind.htm : accessed 9 March 2008), entry for ., pg 601
  9. [S2224] Marion County, Ohio, Deed Book, 6: 108, Samuel Thurston to John Parcel; digital image, "Deeds, v. 5-6 1832-1835", Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G937-59MV-N?i=417&cat=252960 : accessed 27 July 2018).
  10. [S2225] Marion County, Ohio, Deed Book, 7: 483-484, Samuel Thurston to Danyel Reeser; digital image, "Deeds, v. 7-8 1834-1836", Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-8937-5H9L?i=249&cat=252960 : accessed 27 July 2018).
  11. [S2226] Marion County, Ohio, Deed Book, 7: 535-536, Samuel Thurston to Thomas Monnett; digital image, "Deeds, v. 7-8 1834-1836", Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-8937-5H3W?i=275&cat=252960 : accessed 27 July 2018).
  12. [S2227] Marion County, Ohio, Deed Book, 8: 199-200, Samuel Thurston to Thomas Monnett; digital image, "Deeds, v. 7-8 1834-1836", Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L937-54QG?i=392&cat=252960 : accessed 28 July 2018).
  13. [S99] 1860 U. S. census, Wabash County, Indiana, population schedule, Pleasant Township, Laketon Post Office, p. 33 (written), dwelling 231, family 230, Prues Thurston; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 28 October 2012; citing NARA microfilm publication M653, Roll 304

Daniel Greene Thurston

b. 20 December 1771, d. 15 May 1843
Relationship4th great-grandfather of Joseph Michael Flint
ChartsMy Royal Line
Pedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
Susan B Anthony
Last Edited19 June 2018

Daniel Greene Thurston was born on 20 December 1771 in Rhode IslandG On the 1880 Census Joseph Thurston stated that his father was born in Rhode Island.1,2
He was the son of Norton Thurston and Ann Greene.3

Daniel Greene Thurston married Fanny Thayer, daughter of Joseph Thayer and Sarah Brown, on 19 March 1797 in Swansea, Bristol County, MassachusettsG. Phillip Slead, an Elder of a Baptist Church in Swansea, officiated.4,5,6


Daniel Greene Thurston was enumerated during 1800 on the 1800 U. S. census for Town of Easton, Washington County, New YorkG, as head of family Daniel G Thusten. Enumerated in this family were: 2 Free white males 26 thru 44 years old, 1 Free white males 45 years old and over, 2 Free white females under 10 years old, 1 Free white females 16 thru 25 years old, 1 Free white females 45 years old and over.7


He probably arrived in Delaware County Ohio in 1810.


Daniel Greene Thurston was a potter, justice of the peace and class leader in the Methodist church.4


Daniel Greene Thurston was enumerated during 1820 on the 1820 U. S. census for Peru Township, Delaware County, OhioG, as head of family Daniel Hurstin. Enumerated in this family were: 3 Free white males to 10 years old, 1 Free white males 10 to 16 years old, 1 Free white males 18 to 26 years old, 1 Free white males 26 to 45 years old, 1 Free white males 45 years old and over, 3 Free white females to 10 years old, 1 Free white females 10 to 16 years old, 2 Free white females 16 to 26 years old, 1 Free white females 26 to 45 years old, 1 Number engaged in Manufacture.8


Daniel Greene Thurston was enumerated during 1830 on the 1830 U. S. census for Brown Township, Delaware County, OhioG, as head of family Danl C Thurston. Enumerated in this family were: 2 Free white males 10 to 15 years old, 1 Free white males 20 to 30 years old, 1 Free white males 50 to 60 years old, 1 Free white females under 5 years old, 3 Free white females 5 to 10 years old, 2 Free white females 15 to 20 years old, 1 Free white females 30 to 40 years old, 1 Free white females 50 to 60 years old, 12 Total Persons.9


Daniel Greene Thurston was enumerated during 1840 on the 1840 U. S. census for Brown Township, Delaware County, OhioG, as head of family Daniel Thurston. Enumerated in this family were: 1 Free white persons, males, at least 20 and under 30 years old, 1 Free white persons, males, at least 60 and under 70 years old, 1 Free white persons, females, at least 10 and under 15 years old, 1 Free white persons, females, at least 60 and under 70 years old, 4 Total Persons, 1 Persons employed in Argriculture.10


Daniel Greene Thurston wrote a will on 27 June 1840 in Delaware County, OhioG, executors Fanny Thayer and Norton Thurston, witnesses O. D. Hough and George Baker.
He made the following bequests.11
  • His funeral expenses and just debts were to be paid.11
  • To his beloved wife Fanny Thayer as Francis Thurston in lieu of her dower, the property on which they live in Brown Township, Delaware County, Ohio during her natural life. The property described as part of lot 28 and 29 in the Salt Reservation containing about 108 acres.
  • To his eldest daughter Mary H Thurston as Mary Wood five dollars.11
  • To his eldest son Joseph Thurston five dollars.11
  • To his second daughter Betsey Thurston as Betsy Longwell five dollars.
  • To his second son Samuel Thurston one hundred dollars.11
  • To his third daughter Sarah Thurston as Sarah Thrall five dollars.11
  • To his fourth daughter Phebe Thurston as Phebe Thrall five dollars.11
  • To his fifth daughter Eunice Thurston as Eunice Herrendeen five dollars.11
  • To his fourth son Vinal Stewart Thurston five dollars.11
  • To his sixth daughter Nancy Thurston five dollars.11
  • To his seventh daughter Frances Thurston as Francis Walker five dollars.11
  • To his eighth daughter Barbara Triphosa Thurston as Babbury Thurston five dollars.11
  • To his grandchild William Monroe two dollars & fifty cents.11
  • To his grandchild Lucy Anne Monroe as Lucy Ann Gray two dollars & fifty cents.11
  • To his beloved wife Fanny Thayer as Francis Thurston all of the remainder of his personal property during her natural life.11
  • To his third son Norton Thurston after the death of his wife Francis Thurston all of the real and personal property left to her.11


  • Daniel Greene Thurston died on 15 May 1843, at age 71.1


    Daniel Greene Thurston was buried in Old Kilbourne Cemetery, Delaware, Delaware County, OhioG, Row 4, Grave 7 . FG .1,12

    Children with Fanny Thayer (b. 5 October 1779, d. 4 August 1860)

    DaughterHarriet Thurston+ (b. say 1798, d. 1834)
    DaughterMary H Thurston+ (b. 3 March 1800, d. 18 February 1862)
    SonJoseph Thurston+ (b. 22 March 1802, d. 1 July 1885)
    DaughterBetsey Thurston+ (b. 22 September 1804, d. 6 December 1888)
    SonSamuel Thurston+ (b. 18 January 1807, d. 20 June 1847)
    DaughterSarah Thurston+ (b. 23 March 1809, d. 10 November 1896)
    DaughterPhebe Thurston+ (b. 14 April 1814, d. 14 October 1887)
    DaughterEunice Thurston+ (b. about 1815, d. after 1850)
    SonNorton Thurston+ (b. 8 August 1817, d. 22 August 1874)
    SonVinal Stewart Thurston+ (b. 19 May 1819, d. 23 February 1897)
    DaughterNancy Thurston+ (b. 10 April 1821, d. 14 November 1911)
    DaughterFrances Thurston+ (b. 25 May 1823, d. 27 February 1858)
    DaughterBarbara Triphosa Thurston (b. 8 June 1825, d. 1 September 1906)

    Citations

    1. [S197] Jenora McKenzie Stilwell, Brown Township Cemeteries Delaware County Ohio. [Format] (P.O. Box 1126 Delaware, Ohio 43015*8126: Delaware County Genealogy Society, Inc, 1998); Copied by David Harris, Linda Harris, George Cryder, Marilyn Cryder, Grace Mussard, Earl Mussard, Jenny Stilwell. October 1994 (FHL 977.1535)., 61
    2. [S160] 1880 U. S. census, Lafayette County, Wisconsin, population schedule, Village of Argyle, Enumeration District 200, p. 23 (written) p. 12 (stamped), dwelling 192, family 197, Joseph Thurston; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 23 August 2006; citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 1433
    3. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 547, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    4. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 586, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    5. [S611] "Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850," New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org : accessed 17 May 2009), entry for ; citing Boston, Massachusetts, NEHGS, Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850. Transcribed by H.L.Peter Rounds; edited by Jane Fletcher Fiske and Margaret F. Costello, 1992., Tayer, Daniel Thursten Resident in Swanzey and Frances Tayer of Swanzey was Married March ye 19:1797 by Philip Slead Elder of a Baptis Church in Swanzey
    6. [S674] Swansea, Massachusetts, Births Marriages, Vol C 1739-1858: 96, Daniel Thurston and Frances Tayer; FHL microfilm 0077549.
    7. [S617] 1800 U. S. census, Washington County, New York, Easton, p. 450 (written), line 9, Daniel G Thusten; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 1 June 2009; citing NARA microfilm publication M32, Roll 26
    8. [S2110] 1820 U. S. census, Delaware County, Ohio, Peru Township, p. 202 (written), line 3, Daniel Hurstin; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 16 May 2018; citing NARA microfilm publication M33, Roll 89
    9. [S498] 1830 U. S. census, Delaware County, Ohio, Brown Township, p. 60 (stamped), line 2, Danl C Thurston; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 2 January 2011; citing NARA microfilm publication M19, Roll 130
    10. [S497] U. S. Census 1840, Delaware County, Ohio, Brown Township, p. 208 (stamped), line 22, Daniel Thurston; digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 Aug 2006); from National Archives microfilm M704, Roll 391.
    11. [S2096] Delaware County, Ohio, Will Record, 2: 235-236, Daniel G Thurston; onlinre image, "Will records, v. 1-3 1812-1859", FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-89M2-DHYC?i=258&wc=S24H-92S%3A266276601%2C267279301&cc=1992421, path image 259 : accessed 6 May 2018).
    12. [S1489] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Daniel Greene Thurston, number 16770082, Creator:Paul Clay, Photo Paul Clay, accessed 17 April 2011. citing Old Kilbourne Cemetery, Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio.

    Fanny Thayer

    b. 5 October 1779, d. 4 August 1860
    Relationship4th great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
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    Last Edited27 January 2018
    Fanny Thayer Thurston3

    Fanny Thayer was born on 5 October 1779 in Swansea, Bristol County, MassachusettsG.1,2,3
    She was the daughter of Joseph Thayer and Sarah Brown.1,4

    Fanny Thayer was also known as Frances Thayer.


    Fanny Thayer married Daniel Greene Thurston, son of Norton Thurston and Ann Greene, on 19 March 1797 in Swansea, Bristol County, MassachusettsG. Phillip Slead, an Elder of a Baptist Church in Swansea, officiated.5,6,7


    After her marriage she was known as Fanny Thurston.8,6


    Fanny Thayer and Norton Thurston were named as an executor of the will of Daniel Greene Thurston on 27 June 1840 in Delaware County, OhioG.9


    Daniel Greene Thurston wrote a will on 27 June 1840 in Delaware County, OhioG. Fanny Thayer was bequeathed as Francis Thurston in lieu of her dower, the property on which they live in Brown Township, Delaware County, Ohio during her natural life. The property described as part of lot 28 and 29 in the Salt Reservation containing about 108 acres.


    Daniel Greene Thurston wrote a will on 27 June 1840 in Delaware County, OhioG. Fanny Thayer was bequeathed as Francis Thurston all of the remainder of his personal property during her natural life.9


    Fanny Thayer died on 4 August 1860, at age 80.10


    Fanny Thayer was buried in Old Kilbourne Cemetery, Delaware, Delaware County, OhioG, Row 4, Grave 6 FG .10,11

    Children with Daniel Greene Thurston (b. 20 December 1771, d. 15 May 1843)

    DaughterHarriet Thurston+ (b. say 1798, d. 1834)
    DaughterMary H Thurston+ (b. 3 March 1800, d. 18 February 1862)
    SonJoseph Thurston+ (b. 22 March 1802, d. 1 July 1885)
    DaughterBetsey Thurston+ (b. 22 September 1804, d. 6 December 1888)
    SonSamuel Thurston+ (b. 18 January 1807, d. 20 June 1847)
    DaughterSarah Thurston+ (b. 23 March 1809, d. 10 November 1896)
    DaughterPhebe Thurston+ (b. 14 April 1814, d. 14 October 1887)
    DaughterEunice Thurston+ (b. about 1815, d. after 1850)
    SonNorton Thurston+ (b. 8 August 1817, d. 22 August 1874)
    SonVinal Stewart Thurston+ (b. 19 May 1819, d. 23 February 1897)
    DaughterNancy Thurston+ (b. 10 April 1821, d. 14 November 1911)
    DaughterFrances Thurston+ (b. 25 May 1823, d. 27 February 1858)
    DaughterBarbara Triphosa Thurston (b. 8 June 1825, d. 1 September 1906)

    Citations

    1. [S611] "Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850," New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org : accessed 17 May 2009), entry for ; citing Boston, Massachusetts, NEHGS, Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850. Transcribed by H.L.Peter Rounds; edited by Jane Fletcher Fiske and Margaret F. Costello, 1992., Tayer, Fanny the Dafter of Joseph Tayer and Sarah his Wife was Born October ye 5:1779 on Fryday at Nine a Clock at Night
    2. [S675] Swansea, Massachusetts, Births Marriages Deaths, Vol B 1705-1805: 24, Fanny Tayer; FHL microfilm 0903395.
    3. [S739] Fanny Thayer Thurston photograph, ca 1860; digital image, privately held by Paul A. Clay, Sunbury,Ohio, http://alumcreekoh.com/, 2011, Original Provenance of this photograph: This picture is the cabinet size photograph which in turn is a copy of a daggerreotype. This tin type was the property of Aunt Nancy who passed it on to Emma Holt Flemming, her granddaughter, She gave it to me. Who copied the original I do not know. The cabinet was distributed at a Thurston Reunion years ago. I copied this cabinet picture in 1957. George N. Thurston.
    4. [S612] Bezaleel Thayer, Memorial of the Thayer name: from the Massachusetts colony of Weymouth and Braintree, embracing geneological [!] and biographical sketches of Richard & Thomas Thayer, and their descendants from 1636 to 1874, [NumVols] vols. (Oswego, New York: R.J. Oliphant, Steam Book and Job printer, 1874), 708; digital image, Google Books (https://books.google.com/books?id=kTJWAAAAMAAJ : accessed 19 May 2009), Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison Digitized Jan 18, 2008., pg. 284
    5. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 586, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    6. [S611] "Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850," New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org : accessed 17 May 2009), entry for ; citing Boston, Massachusetts, NEHGS, Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850. Transcribed by H.L.Peter Rounds; edited by Jane Fletcher Fiske and Margaret F. Costello, 1992., Tayer, Daniel Thursten Resident in Swanzey and Frances Tayer of Swanzey was Married March ye 19:1797 by Philip Slead Elder of a Baptis Church in Swanzey
    7. [S674] Swansea, Massachusetts, Births Marriages, Vol C 1739-1858: 96, Daniel Thurston and Frances Tayer; FHL microfilm 0077549.
    8. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 586 # 8744, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    9. [S2096] Delaware County, Ohio, Will Record, 2: 235-236, Daniel G Thurston; onlinre image, "Will records, v. 1-3 1812-1859", FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-89M2-DHYC?i=258&wc=S24H-92S%3A266276601%2C267279301&cc=1992421, path image 259 : accessed 6 May 2018).
    10. [S197] Jenora McKenzie Stilwell, Brown Township Cemeteries Delaware County Ohio. [Format] (P.O. Box 1126 Delaware, Ohio 43015*8126: Delaware County Genealogy Society, Inc, 1998); Copied by David Harris, Linda Harris, George Cryder, Marilyn Cryder, Grace Mussard, Earl Mussard, Jenny Stilwell. October 1994 (FHL 977.1535)., Page 61
    11. [S1488] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Frances Thayer Thurston, number 16770094, Creator:Paul Clay, Photo Paul Clay, accessed 17 April 2011. citing Old Kilbourne Cemetery, Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio.

    Norton Thurston

    b. 29 March 1745, d. 1817
    Relationship5th great-grandfather of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsMy Royal Line
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    Last Edited11 October 2017

    Norton Thurston was born on 29 March 1745 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG, Thurston Genealogies shows data as 29 May 1745.1,2,3
    He was the son of Samuel Thurston and Eunice Anthony.4,2

    Norton Thurston married Ann Greene on 25 May 1769 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.5,1,6


    Norton Thurston is enumerated on the Rhode Island military census of 1777 for Warren, Bristol County, Rhode IslandG, as Norton Thurston, 16-50 years old, Able to Bear Arms, resident of Newport.7


    Norton Thurston was enumerated during 1782 on the 1782 Census for Newport County, Rhode IslandG, as head of family Norton Thurston. Enumerated in this family were: 3 males under 16, 2 females under 16, 1 male 22-50, 1 female 22-50.8


    Norton Thurston was enumerated during 1790 on the 1790 U. S. census for Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG, as head of family Northum Thurston. Enumerated in this family were: 1 Number of Houses, 2 Free white males of 16 years old and upwards, including heads of families, 2 Free white males under 16 years old, 3 Free white females including heads of families.9


    Norton Thurston was enumerated during 1800 on the 1800 U. S. census for Town of Easton, Washington County, New YorkG, as head of family Norton Thuston. Enumerated in this family were: 1 Free white males 16 thru 25 years old, 1 Free white males 45 years old and over, 1 Free white females 16 thru 25 years old, 1 Free white females 45 years old and over.10


    Norton Thurston was enumerated during 1810 on the 1810 U. S. census for Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New YorkG, as head of family Northan Thurston. Enumerated in this family were: 1 free white male 26 thru 44 years old, 1 free white male 45 and over years old, 1 free white female 16 thru 25 years old, 1 free white female 26 thru 44 years old, 1 free white female 45 and over years old.11


    Norton Thurston died in 1817, at age ~72.12

    Children with Ann Greene (b. about 1748, d. 1814)

    SonDaniel Greene Thurston+ (b. 20 December 1771, d. 15 May 1843)
    SonBenjamin Thurston
    SonSamuel Thurston
    SonIssac Thurston

    Citations

    1. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 547, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    2. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Birth) THURSTON Norton, of Samuel and Eunice, Newport, March 29, 1745
    3. [S613] "Vital Records of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org : accessed 24 May 2009), entry for ; citing Narragansett Historical Publishing Company Providence, RI. James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., 1891.., Norton Thurston, THURSTON Norton, of Samuel and Eunice, Newport, March 29, 1745 (birth)
    4. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 531, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    5. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Volume 4. Newport. Part II. (Marriage) THURSTON Norton and Ann Greene, May 25, 1769
    6. [S613] "Vital Records of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org : accessed 24 May 2009), entry for ; citing Narragansett Historical Publishing Company Providence, RI. James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., 1891.., Norton Thurston and Ann Greene, THURSTON Norton and Ann Greene, May 25, 1769. (marriage)
    7. [S118] Mildred M. Chamberlain, The Rhode Island 1777 Military Census, [NumVols] vols. (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985); digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 12 October 2012)., 112
    8. [S619] Katharine Waterman, "The Rhode Island Census of 1782," New England Historical and Genealogical Register 127 (January 1973: 17; digital image, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org : accessed 1 Aug 2009).
    9. [S609] 1790 U. S. census, Newport County, Rhode Island, Newport, p. 326 (written), line 8, Northum Thurston; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 26 April 2009; citing NARA microfilm publication M367, Roll 10
    10. [S281] 1800 U. S. census, Washington County, New York, Town of Easton, p. 449 (written), line 24, Norton Thuston; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 17 May 2009; citing NARA microfilm publication M32, Roll 26
    11. [S282] Northan Thurston household, 1810 U.S. census, Montgomery County, New York, population schedule, Canajoharrie , page 80 (written); Ancestry.com Images Online: 1810 U.S. Census / New York / Montgomery / Canajoharrie / Image 7 of 11, transcribed 29 Jun 2003.
    12. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 547 # 8419, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970

    Ann Greene

    b. about 1748, d. 1814
    Relationship5th great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
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    Last Edited19 December 2017

    Ann Greene was born about 1748.1


    Ann Greene married Norton Thurston, son of Samuel Thurston and Eunice Anthony, on 25 May 1769 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.2,3,4


    After her marriage she was known as Ann Thurston.5


    Ann Greene died in 1814 in Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New YorkG.3,1


    On 31 August 1814 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG,the Rhode Island Republican published the following:

    Died

    At Cannojoharry, N. Y. Mrs. Nancy Thurston, aged 66, consort of Mr. Norton Thuston, formerly of this town.1

    Children with Norton Thurston (b. 29 March 1745, d. 1817)

    SonDaniel Greene Thurston+ (b. 20 December 1771, d. 15 May 1843)
    SonBenjamin Thurston
    SonSamuel Thurston
    SonIssac Thurston

    Citations

    1. [S539] (Newport) Rhode Island Republican, 31 August 1814; digital image,[17SiteOwner], [18SiteName] ([19SiteUrl] : accessed 24 February 2008)., through the Seattle Public Library website, www.spl.org
    2. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Volume 4. Newport. Part II. (Marriage) THURSTON Norton and Ann Greene, May 25, 1769
    3. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 547, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    4. [S613] "Vital Records of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org : accessed 24 May 2009), entry for ; citing Narragansett Historical Publishing Company Providence, RI. James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., 1891.., Norton Thurston and Ann Greene, THURSTON Norton and Ann Greene, May 25, 1769. (marriage)
    5. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Volume 4. Newport. Part II.

    Samuel Thurston

    b. 5 April 1724, d. 8 April 1760
    Relationship6th great-grandfather of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsMy Royal Line
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    Last Edited13 June 2017

    Samuel Thurston was born on 5 April 1724 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.1,2
    He was the son of Edward Thurston and Elizabeth Norton.1,3

    Samuel Thurston married Eunice Anthony, daughter of Isaac Anthony and Mercy Chamberlain, on 28 June 1744 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG. or 28 Apr 1744.4,5


    Samuel Thurston died on 8 April 1760, at age 36, in Hispaniola, West IndiesG.6,7,8

    Children with Eunice Anthony (b. about 1722, d. 7 November 1777)

    DaughterElizabeth Thurston
    SonNorton Thurston+ (b. 29 March 1745, d. 1817)
    DaughterAvis Thurston (b. 10 May 1747)
    SonIsaac Thurston (b. 18 June 1756)

    Citations

    1. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 525 # 8247, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    2. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Birth) THURSTON Samuel, of Edward (Cooper) and Elizabeth, Newport, April 5, 1724
    3. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records ANTHONY Eunice, of Isaac and Marcy, to Samuel Thurston, of Edward and Elizabeth, Newport, June 28, 1744. (Marriage)
    4. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records ANTHONY Eunice, of Isaac and Marcy, to Samuel Thurston, of Edward and Elizabeth, Newport, June 28, 1744.
    5. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 531 # 8314 has date as 28 Apr 1744, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    6. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 531 # 8314, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    7. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Death) THURSTON Samuel, of Edward and Elizabeth, April 8, 1760, aged 36 years, at Hispaniola
    8. [S1517] "Cemetery Databases," database and some inages, Rhode Island Historic Cemetery Commission (http://rihistoriccemeteries.org/Default.aspx : accessed 19 October 2017), entry for ., Samuel Thurston

    Eunice Anthony

    b. about 1722, d. 7 November 1777
    Relationship6th great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
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    Last Edited30 September 2017

    Eunice Anthony was born about 1722.1
    She was the daughter of Isaac Anthony and Mercy Chamberlain.2,3

    Eunice Anthony married Samuel Thurston, son of Edward Thurston and Elizabeth Norton, on 28 June 1744 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG. or 28 Apr 1744.4,5


    After her marriage she was known as Eunice Thurston.4


    Eunice Anthony died on 7 November 1777 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.1,6

    Children with Samuel Thurston (b. 5 April 1724, d. 8 April 1760)

    DaughterElizabeth Thurston
    SonNorton Thurston+ (b. 29 March 1745, d. 1817)
    DaughterAvis Thurston (b. 10 May 1747)
    SonIsaac Thurston (b. 18 June 1756)

    Citations

    1. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records THURSTON Eunice, widow of Samuel, daughter of Isaac and Mercy Anthony, Nov. 7, 1777, aged 55 years. (Death)
    2. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 531 # 8314, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    3. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records ANTHONY Eunice, of Isaac and Marcy, to Samuel Thurston, of Edward and Elizabeth, Newport, June 28, 1744. (Marriage)
    4. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records ANTHONY Eunice, of Isaac and Marcy, to Samuel Thurston, of Edward and Elizabeth, Newport, June 28, 1744.
    5. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 531 # 8314 has date as 28 Apr 1744, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    6. [S1517] "Cemetery Databases," database and some inages, Rhode Island Historic Cemetery Commission (http://rihistoriccemeteries.org/Default.aspx : accessed 19 October 2017), entry for ., Eunice Thurston

    Edward Thurston

    b. 26 May 1696, d. 22 February 1776
    Relationship7th great-grandfather of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsMy Royal Line
    Pedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
    Last Edited28 July 2018

    Edward Thurston was born on 26 May 1696 in Newport County, Rhode IslandG.1,2
    He was the son of Samuel Thurston and Abigail Clarke.2

    Edward Thurston married Elizabeth Norton, daughter of Benjamin Norton and Avis Stanton, on 9 May 1723.3,4,5


    Edward Thurston was a Cooper in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG, in 1724.1,6


    Edward Thurston died on 22 February 1776, at age 79, in Newport County, Rhode IslandG.7,8


    On 3 March 1776 in Providence, Rhode islandG,the Providence Gazette published the following: "Died. At Newport, Edward Thurston, Esq; in the 80 h Year of his Age."9

    Children with Elizabeth Norton (b. 13 April 1707, d. April 1783)

    SonSamuel Thurston+ (b. 5 April 1724, d. 8 April 1760)
    DaughterAbigail Thurston (b. 4 January 1725/26)
    SonEdward Thurston (b. 12 January 1728/29)
    SonBenjamin Thurston (b. 20 November 1732)

    Citations

    1. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 525 # 8247, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    2. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Birth) THURSTON Edward, of Samuel and Abigail, May 26, 1696
    3. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 525, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    4. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Marriage) NORTON Elizabeth, of Benjamin, to Edward Thurston, of Samuel, May 8, 1723.
    5. [S1494] Charles Edward Banks M. D., The History of Martha's Vineyard Dukes County Massachusetts, 3 vols. (Edgartown, Massachusetts: Dukes County Historical Society, 1966); digital image, Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ : accessed 14 October 2017)., Vol 3:Pg 347
    6. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Birth) THURSTON Samuel, of Edward (Cooper) and Elizabeth, Newport, April 5, 1724
    7. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Death) THURSTON Edward, Feb. 22, 1776, aged 79 years, "disowned for slave holding."
    8. [S1517] "Cemetery Databases," database and some inages, Rhode Island Historic Cemetery Commission (http://rihistoriccemeteries.org/Default.aspx : accessed 19 October 2017), entry for ., Edward Thurston
    9. [S621] Providence (Rhode Island) Gazette, 3 March 1776; digital image,[17SiteOwner], [18SiteName] ([19SiteUrl] : accessed 09 Aug 2008 through the Seattle Public Library website, www.spl.org).

    Elizabeth Norton

    b. 13 April 1707, d. April 1783
    Relationship7th great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
    Last Edited19 October 2017

    Elizabeth Norton was born on 13 April 1707.1,2
    She was the daughter of Benjamin Norton and Avis Stanton.3,1,2

    Elizabeth Norton married Edward Thurston, son of Samuel Thurston and Abigail Clarke, on 9 May 1723.4,5,2


    After her marriage she was known as Elizabeth Thurston.4,5,2


    Elizabeth Norton died in April 1783, at age ~76.3

    Children with Edward Thurston (b. 26 May 1696, d. 22 February 1776)

    SonSamuel Thurston+ (b. 5 April 1724, d. 8 April 1760)
    DaughterAbigail Thurston (b. 4 January 1725/26)
    SonEdward Thurston (b. 12 January 1728/29)
    SonBenjamin Thurston (b. 20 November 1732)

    Citations

    1. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Birth) THURSTON Elizabeth, wife of Edward, and daughter of Benjamin and Avis Norton, born April 13, 1707
    2. [S1494] Charles Edward Banks M. D., The History of Martha's Vineyard Dukes County Massachusetts, 3 vols. (Edgartown, Massachusetts: Dukes County Historical Society, 1966); digital image, Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ : accessed 14 October 2017)., Vol 3:Pg 347
    3. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 525 # 8247, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    4. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 525, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    5. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Marriage) NORTON Elizabeth, of Benjamin, to Edward Thurston, of Samuel, May 8, 1723.

    Samuel Thurston

    b. 24 August 1669, d. 27 October 1747
    Relationship8th great-grandfather of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
    Last Edited19 October 2017

    Samuel Thurston was born on 24 August 1669 in Newport County, Rhode IslandG.1
    He was the son of Edward Thurston and Elizabeth Mott.2

    Samuel Thurston married Abigail Clarke, daughter of Latham Clarke and Hannah Wilbore, about 1695 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.3,4


    Samuel Thurston died on 27 October 1747, at age 78.5


    Samuel Thurston was buried in Coddington Burial Ground, Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.

    Child with Abigail Clarke (b. 1674, d. 30 November 1731)

    SonEdward Thurston+ (b. 26 May 1696, d. 22 February 1776)

    Citations

    1. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 521, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    2. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 518, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    3. [S122] New England Families, online http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=newengland, Earl P. Crandall (RootsWeb Database name: newengland)., Clarke, Abigail ID: I8690
    4. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records THURSTON Abigail, wife of Samuel, Sr., Newport, Nov. 30, 1731, aged 57 years, daughter of Latham Clarke.
    5. [S1517] "Cemetery Databases," database and some inages, Rhode Island Historic Cemetery Commission (http://rihistoriccemeteries.org/Default.aspx : accessed 19 October 2017), entry for ., Samuel Thurston

    Abigail Clarke

    b. 1674, d. 30 November 1731
    Relationship8th great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsMy Royal Line
    Pedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
    Last Edited30 November 2017

    Abigail Clarke was born in 1674 in Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.1
    She was the daughter of Latham Clarke and Hannah Wilbore.2,3,4

    Abigail Clarke married Samuel Thurston, son of Edward Thurston and Elizabeth Mott, about 1695 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.1,4


    After her marriage she was known as Abigail Thurston.1


    Abigail Clarke died on 30 November 1731, at age ~57, in Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.4


    Abigail Clarke was buried in Coddington Burial Ground, Newport, Newport County, Rhode IslandG.5

    Child with Samuel Thurston (b. 24 August 1669, d. 27 October 1747)

    SonEdward Thurston+ (b. 26 May 1696, d. 22 February 1776)

    Citations

    1. [S122] New England Families, online http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=newengland, Earl P. Crandall (RootsWeb Database name: newengland)., Clarke, Abigail ID: I8690
    2. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., 521, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    3. [S122] New England Families, online http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=newengland, Earl P. Crandall (RootsWeb Database name: newengland)., CClarke, Latham ID: I9067
    4. [S248] "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," database, 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for ; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891., Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records THURSTON Abigail, wife of Samuel, Sr., Newport, Nov. 30, 1731, aged 57 years, daughter of Latham Clarke.
    5. [S1517] "Cemetery Databases," database and some inages, Rhode Island Historic Cemetery Commission (http://rihistoriccemeteries.org/Default.aspx : accessed 19 October 2017), entry for ., Abigail Thurston

    Barnabas Rector

    b. December 1829, d. 1914
    Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Joseph Michael Flint
    Last Edited28 November 2017

    Barnabas Rector was born in December 1829 in New YorkG.1,2
    He was the son of Mathew P Rector and Elizabeth Carney.3

    On 18 July 1850 Barnabas Rector was enumerated in the household of Mathew P Rector on the 1850 U. S. census for Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New YorkG, as Barnabas Rector, 20 years old, birthplace of New York, occupation of laborer. Attended school within the year. Also enumerated in the household were Elizabeth Carney, Abigail E Rector, Silas Charles Rector, and Phebe M Rector.3


    Barnabas Rector married Mary E.1


    Barnabas Rector on 17 May 1864 purchased property located in Tama County, IowaG, from Adin Norris and Margaret Norris for $250. The property described as the North East Quarter of the South East Quarter of Section No Twenty Nine (29) Township No Eighty Two (82) North of Range No Thirteen West of the 5th P. M.4


    Barnabas Rector on 24 February 1866 purchased property located in Tama County, IowaG, from Mathew P Rector and Elizabeth Carney for $5. The property described as the South East quarter of the North West quarter of Section thirty two (32) Township eighty two (82) North of Range Thierteen (13) West containg forty acres.5


    Barnabas Rector on 12 November 1867 purchased property located in Tama County, IowaG, from James J Lindley and Josephine Lindley for $80. The property described as the North West quarter of the North East quarter of Section Thirty two (32) Township 82 Range 13 West.6


    Barnabas Rector was enumerated on 8 September 1870 as head of household on the 1870 U. S. census for Salt Creek Township, Tama County, IowaG, as Barnabas Rector, 40 years old, birthplace of New York, occupation of Farmer, value of real property $2400, value of personal property $1200. Enumerated as 21 Year or older male citizen. Also enumerated in the household were Mathew P Rector and Mary E.7


    Barnabas Rector was enumerated on 1 June 1880 as head of household on the 1880 U. S. census for Salt Creek Township, Tama County, IowaG, as Barna Rector, 50 years old, Married, birthplace of New York, occupation of Farmer. Father born in New York. Mother born in New York. Also enumerated in the household were Mathew P Rector, Mary E, and Benj Thompson.1


    On 18 June 1900 Barnabas Rector was enumerated in the household of Benj Thompson on the 1900 U. S. census for Marion, Polk County, MissouriG, as Barnabus Rector, 70 years old, F in Law, widow, Born Dec 1829 in New York, Could read, Could write, Could speak English. Father born in New York. Mother born in New York. Also enumerated in the household were Ella Jane Falls, Lillith Thompson, William H Thompson, Barnny A Thompson, and Phebe A Thompson.2


    Barnabas Rector died in 1914, at age ~85.8


    Barnabas Rector was buried in Sodville Cemetery, Kingsdown, Ford County, KansasG, FG .8

    Citations

    1. [S140] 1880 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Salt Creek Township, Enumeration District 332, p. 5 (written) p. 569 A (stamped), dwelling 44, family 46, Barna Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 6 December 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 365
    2. [S1074] 1900 U. S. census, Polk County, Missouri, Marion, Enumeration District 132, p. 180 B (stamped) p. 10 (written) and , p. 181 A (stamped) p. 11 (written), dwelling 209, family 212, Beng W Thompson; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 22 May 2016; citing NARA microfilm publication T623, Roll 883
    3. [S172] 1850 U. S. census, Montgomery County, New York, population schedule, The Town of Canajoharie, p. 326 (written) p. 163 back (stamped), dwelling 94, family 92, Mathew Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 16 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 532
    4. [S651] Tama County, Iowa, Deed Record Land, 14: 584, Adin and Margaret Norris to Barnabas Rector, 17 May 1864; FHL microfilm 1023751.
    5. [S654] Tama County, Iowa, Deed Record Land, 15: 387, M. P. Rector and wife to Barnabas Rector, 24 February 1866; FHL microfilm 1023752.
    6. [S655] Tama County, Iowa, Deed Record Land, 22: 384 and 385, James J and Josephine Lindley to Barnabas Rector, 12 November 1867; FHL microfilm 1023755.
    7. [S595] 1870 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Salt Creek Township, Post Office Chelsia, p. 17 (written) p. 371 (stamped), dwelling 132, family 127, Barnabas Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 6 December 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M593, Roll 420
    8. [S1075] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Barney Rector, number 24833439, Creator:Larry E. Barnes, Photo Diane & John, accessed 22 May 2016. citing Sodville Cemetery, Ford County, Kansas.

    Phebe M Rector

    b. about 1832, d. 21 December 1915
    Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Joseph Michael Flint
    Last Edited24 February 2018

    Phebe M Rector was born about 1832.1
    She was the daughter of Mathew P Rector and Elizabeth Carney.2

    On 18 July 1850 Phebe M Rector was enumerated in the household of Mathew P Rector on the 1850 U. S. census for Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New YorkG, as Phebe Rector, 18 years old, birthplace of New York. Also enumerated in the household were Elizabeth Carney, Abigail E Rector, Barnabas Rector, and Silas Charles Rector.1


    Phebe M Rector married Andrew J Wessels, son of Issac Wessels and Phebe, say 1853.3


    After her marriage she was known as Phebe Wessel.3


    On 6 July 1860 Phebe M Rector was enumerated in the household of Andrew J Wessels on the 1860 U. S. census for Tama County, IowaG, as P Wessel, 28 years old, birthplace of New York.4


    On 9 September 1870 Phebe M Rector was enumerated in the household of Andrew J Wessels on the 1870 U. S. census for Salt Creek Township, Tama County, IowaG, as Phebe M Wessels, 38 years old, birthplace of New York, occupation of Keeping House. Also enumerated in the household were Cornelius M Wessels, Helen Mary Wessels, Dessie M Wessels, and William Wilson.5


    On 1 June 1880 Phebe M Rector was enumerated in the household of Andrew J Wessels on the 1880 U. S. census for Salt Creek Township, Tama County, IowaG, as Phebe Wessel, 47 years old, Wife, Married, birthplace of New York, occupation of Keeping house. Father born in New York. Mother born in New York. Also enumerated in the household were Helen Mary Wessels, Dessie M Wessels, and Issac Ames Wessels.3


    Phebe M Rector was enumerated on 4 June 1900 as head of household on the 1900 U. S. census for Salt Creek Township, Tama County, IowaG, as Pheobe Wessel, 78 years old, Head, widow, gave birth to 4 children, number of children still living 3, Born May 1822 in New York a House. Father born in New York. Mother born in New York.6


    Phebe M Rector married Ethan Allen Flint, son of Alvah Flint and Elizabeth Cross, on 13 November 1901 in Toledo, Tama County, IowaG.2


    After her marriage she was known as Phebe Flint.2


    Phebe M Rector died on 21 December 1915.7


    Phebe M Rector was buried in Rector Cemetery, Chelsea, Tama County, IowaG, FG .7

    Children with Andrew J Wessels (b. about 1831, d. 26 March 1896)

    SonCornelius M Wessels (b. about 1855)
    DaughterHelen Mary Wessels (b. about 28 November 1860, d. 1 June 1881)
    DaughterDessie M Wessels (b. about March 1868, d. 29 October 1937)
    SonIssac Ames Wessels (b. 14 January 1871, d. 6 January 1951)

    Citations

    1. [S172] 1850 U. S. census, Montgomery County, New York, population schedule, The Town of Canajoharie, p. 326 (written) p. 163 back (stamped), dwelling 94, family 92, Mathew Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 16 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 532
    2. [S1374] Iowa State Board of Health, Return of Marriages, Tama County, 406 (Sac - Wright)) year ending 31 Dec 1901: 1495, Ethan A Flint and Phobe M Wessels; database and images, "Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937", Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 21 May 2016); citing Iowa Department of Public Health. Iowa Marriage Records, 1880–1922. Textual Records. State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa..
    3. [S1071] 1880 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Salt Creek Township, Enumeration District 332, p. 5 (written) p. 569 (stamped), dwelling 42, family 44, A J Wessel; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 20 May 2016; citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 365
    4. [S1837] 1860 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Kinisan Post Office, p. 67 (written) p. 873 (written), dwelling 536, family 497, A J Wessel; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 21 January 2018; citing NARA microfilm publication M653, Roll 339
    5. [S1993] 1870 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Salt Creek Township, Chelsea Post Office, p. 372 (stamped) p. 19 (written), dwelling 147, family 140, Andrew J Wessels; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 24 February 2018; citing NARA microfilm publication M593, Roll 420
    6. [S1070] 1900 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, Salt Creek Township, Chelsea, Enumeration District 143, p. 159 A (stamped) p. 4 (written), dwelling 78, family 78, Pheobe Wessel; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 20 May 2016; citing NARA microfilm publication T623, Roll 460
    7. [S1189] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Phoebe Wessel, number 76934048, Creator:colette harrison, Photo colette harrison, accessed 20 May 2016. citing Rector Cemetery, Chelsea, Tama County, Iowa.

    Silas Charles Rector

    b. 1 August 1838, d. 12 February 1913
    Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Joseph Michael Flint
    Last Edited23 January 2018

    Silas Charles Rector was born on 1 August 1838 in New YorkG.1,2


    On 18 July 1850 Silas Charles Rector was enumerated in the household of Mathew P Rector on the 1850 U. S. census for Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New YorkG, as Charles Rector, 12 years old, birthplace of New York. Attended school within the year. Also enumerated in the household were Elizabeth Carney, Abigail E Rector, Barnabas Rector, and Phebe M Rector.3


    Silas Charles Rector married Mary Evaline Blake about 1859.1


    Silas Charles Rector was enumerated on 5 July 1860 as head of household on the 1860 U. S. census for Richland Township, Tama County, IowaG, as S. C. Rector, 22 years old, birthplace of New York, occupation of Farmer, value of personal property $200. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Evaline Blake and H Rector.1


    Silas Charles Rector on 25 September 1863 purchased property located in Tama County, IowaG, from for$130. The property described as the South West fourth of the South West Quarter of Section no thirty five (35) in Township No Eighty two (82) North of Range No Fourteen (14) West of 5th PM.4


    Silas Charles Rector was enumerated on 13 July 1870 as head of household on the 1870 U. S. census for Richland Township, Tama County, IowaG, as Silas C Rector, 31 years old, birthplace of New York, occupation of Farmer, value of real property $3600, value of personal property $900. Enumerated as 21 Year or older male citizen. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Evaline Blake, Albert Rector, and Emma J Rector.5


    Silas Charles Rector was enumerated on 1 June 1880 as head of household on the 1880 U. S. census for Richland Township, Tama County, IowaG, as S C Rector, 41 years old, Married, birthplace of New York, occupation of Farming. Father born in New York. Mother born in New York. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Evaline Blake, Albert Rector, Emma J Rector, Rosa Rector, Boid Rector, and Jacob Showalter.6


    Silas Charles Rector was enumerated on 15 June 1900 as head of household on the 1900 U. S. census for Richland Township, Tama County, IowaG, as Silace C Rector, 61 years old, Head, Married for 40 years, Born Aug 1838 in New York, occupation of Farmer. Could read. Could write. Could speak English. Owned a Farm which was Free and Clear. Father born in New York. Mother born in New York. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Evaline Blake, Florence Rector, Pearl F Rector, Maud Rector, and Frank Kulus.7


    Silas Charles Rector was enumerated on 15 April 1910 as head of household on the 1910 U. S. census for Richland Township, Tama County, IowaG, as Silas C Rector, 71 years old, Head, Married for 51 years, birthplace of New York, occupation of Farmer in the Gen'l Farm industry, Working on Own Account. Could read. Could write. Owned a House which was Free and Clear. Father born in New York. Mother born in New York. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Evaline Blake, Boid Rector, and Florence Rector.8


    Silas Charles Rector died on 12 February 1913, at age 74.2,9


    Silas Charles Rector was buried in Haven Cemetery, Richland Township, Tama County, IowaG, FG .2,9

    Children with Mary Evaline Blake (b. 1 December 1842, d. 28 February 1911)

    DaughterH Rector (b. about March 1860)
    SonAlbert Rector (b. about 1862)
    DaughterEmma J Rector (b. 23 August 1864, d. 31 July 1893)
    DaughterRosa Rector (b. about 1871)
    SonBoid Rector (b. about 1875)
    DaughterPearl F Rector (b. September 1884)
    DaughterMaud Rector (b. October 1886)
    DaughterFlorence Rector (b. August 1888)

    Citations

    1. [S64] 1860 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Richland Township, Post Office Hellena, p. 64 (written) p. 870 (written), dwelling 516, family 480, S. C. Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 30 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M653, Roll 339
    2. [S589] Haven Cemetery (Tama County, Iowa; (41.891110°N,92.483890°W) Silas C & Evaline Rector marker; digital image by Joseph M Flint, 13 Sep 2004
    3. [S172] 1850 U. S. census, Montgomery County, New York, population schedule, The Town of Canajoharie, p. 326 (written) p. 163 back (stamped), dwelling 94, family 92, Mathew Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 16 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 532
    4. [S650] Tama County, Iowa, Deed Record Land, 14: 261 and 262, J V Bonghner and wife to Silas C Rector, 25 September 1863; FHL microfilm 1023751.
    5. [S593] 1870 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Richland Township, Post Office Chelsea, p. 15 (written) p. 358 (stamped), dwelling 120, family 115, Silas C Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 30 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M593, Roll 420
    6. [S592] 1880 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Richland Th., Enumeration District 331, p. 12 D (written) p. 563 Back (stamped), dwelling 109, family 110, S C Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 30 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 365
    7. [S591] 1900 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, Richland, Enumeration District 142, p. 5A (written) p. 152 (stamped), dwelling 80, family 86, Silace C Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 30 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication T623, Roll 460
    8. [S590] 1910 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, Richland Twp., Enumeration District 164, p. 4A (written) p. 167 (stamped), dwelling 59, family 59, Silas C Rector; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 30 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication T624, Roll 424
    9. [S1852] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Silas Charles Rector, number 62532543, Creator:Rick Daily, Photo Dave & Joyce Humphrey, accessed 23 January 2018. citing Haven Cemetery, Tama County, Iowa.

    Elizabeth Rantz

    b. 17 December 1797, d. 10 June 1867
    Relationship3rd great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
    ChartsPedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
    Last Edited20 August 2018

    Elizabeth Rantz was born on 17 December 1797 in PennsylvaniaG.1
    She was the daughter of Philip Rantz and Elizabeth Knorr.2

    Elizabeth Rantz was also known as Betsey Reusz.3


    Elizabeth Rantz married Robert Schuler, son of Henry Schuler and Elizabeth, on 2 July 1816 in Washington Township, Lycoming County, PennsylvaniaG.2


    After her marriage she was known as Elizabeth Schuler.2


    Robert Schuler wrote a will on 8 March 1848 in Wabash County, IndianaG. Elizabeth Rantz was bequeathed the use of all real and personal property as long as she is a widow or until 2 July 1856 (the 21st birthday of the youngest son Jacob). She is to pay all debts and expenses of the estate. She also to pay any taxes that may come due and raise the minor children. After 2 July 1856 when the personal property remaining is appraised and inventoried, she is to have $150. She was to have a life lease on 1/3 of the real property.4


    Elizabeth Rantz was 50 years old, when her husband, Robert Schuler, died on 8 June 1848 in Lycoming County, PennsylvaniaG. While he was on a visit.5


    Elizabeth Rantz was enumerated on 1 October 1850 as head of household on the 1850 U. S. census for Pleasant Township, Wabash County, IndianaG, as Elizabeth Schuler, 52 years old, birthplace of Pennsylvania, value of real property $2000. Also enumerated in the household were Nancy Schuler, Mary Schuler, Elizabeth Schuler, Henry Schuler, Samuel Schuler, Margaret Schuler, John Schuler, and Jacob Schuler.1


    Elizabeth Rantz was enumerated on 18 June 1860 as head of household on the 1860 U. S. census for Pleasant Township, Wabash County, IndianaG, as Elizabeth Shuler, 62 years old, birthplace of Pennsylvania, value of real property $4844, value of personal property $145. Also enumerated in the household were Nancy Schuler, Mary Schuler, John Schuler, Jacob Schuler, and Samuel Black.6


    Elizabeth Rantz died on 10 June 1867, at age 69, in MinnesotaG.7


    Elizabeth Rantz was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth, Faribault County, MinnesotaG, FG .7

    Children with Robert Schuler (b. 23 July 1791, d. 8 June 1848)

    DaughterHannah Schuler+ (b. about 1816, d. between 1860 and 1867)
    SonDaniel Schuler+ (b. 20 November 1817, d. 18 December 1896)
    SonPhilip Schuler+ (b. 13 April 1819, d. 31 January 1887)
    DaughterMary Schuler (b. 18 November 1820, d. 16 October 1894)
    DaughterElizabeth Schuler+ (b. 18 April 1822, d. 11 January 1863)
    SonHenry Schuler+ (b. 24 November 1824, d. 16 November 1893)
    DaughterSarah Schuler (b. 24 January 1827, d. 11 August 1845)
    SonSamuel Schuler+ (b. 12 January 1829, d. 11 May 1911)
    DaughterMargaret Schuler+ (b. 22 December 1830, d. 27 February 1911)
    SonJohn Schuler (b. 19 December 1832, d. 15 June 1928)
    SonJacob Schuler+ (b. 2 July 1835, d. 25 March 1918)
    DaughterNancy Schuler+ (b. 28 January 1840, d. 4 September 1885)

    Citations

    1. [S98] 1850 U. S. census, Wabash County, Indiana, population schedule, Pleasant Township, p. 404 back (stamped), dwelling 193, family 204, Elizabeth Schuler; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 9 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 178
    2. [S1570] Helen H Russell, Preparer, Probate Records 1795-1850 Lycoming County, Pa (Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania: Fort Antes Chapter DAR, 1963); digital image, Family Search (https://www.familysearch.org/ : accessed 23 October 2017)., pg 52
    3. [S79] Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892)., pg 636 # 10,068, Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970
    4. [S3144] Wabash County, Indiana, Will Record 1848-1885, A: 108-109, Will of Robert Schuler; datbase and image, "Indiana, Wills and Probate Records, 1798-1999", Ancestry.com (https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=9045&h=284699&indiv=try, path Wabash-> Will Records, Vol A-B, 1842-1880 -> item 58 : accessed 9 May 2020).
    5. [S728] Lycoming County PA Cemeteries Volume 1 Anthony, Armstrong, Bastrees, Brady, Brown, Cascade, and Clinton Townships ( Lycoming County Genealogical Society, 1989)., 183
    6. [S587] 1860 U. S. census, Wabash County, Indiana, population schedule, Pleasant Township, Post Office Stockdal, p. 32 (written), dwelling 223, family 223, Elizabeth Shuler; digital image, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 9 November 2008; citing NARA microfilm publication M653, Roll 304
    7. [S2312] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for Elizabeth Schuler, number 166987274, Creator:Nicholas W, accessed 20 August 2018. citing Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth, Faribault County, Minnesota, No Image..