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Helen Simpson

M, #4026, b. 1 May 1841

Parents

Biography

Helen Simpson was born on 1 May 1841.
Notes of Jean Reid Edwards: Mormon Church Film no. (0102258.) Helen Simpson was christened on 16 May 1841.
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Margaret Simpson

F, #4027, b. 10 November 1842

Parents

Biography

Margaret Simpson was born on 10 November 1842 in Scotland.
Notes of Jean Reid Edwards: Mormon Church Film No. (0102258.) Margaret Simpson was christened on 11 December 1842.
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Ruth Simpson

F, #4028, b. 7 September 1844, d. 27 April 1897

Parents

Family: David Reid (b. 1 May 1842, d. 21 April 1881)

SonAndrew Reid+ (b. 14 May 1866, d. 28 January 1932)
SonWilliam Simpson Reid+ (b. 3 April 1868)
DaughterMargaret 'Maggie' Reid+ (b. 17 June 1870)
SonDavid Reid+ (b. 21 August 1872, d. 4 January 1957)
SonRobert Reid+ (b. 15 August 1874, d. 9 September 1969)
SonJohn James Reid+ (b. 6 October 1876, d. 2 November 1918)
SonAlexander Paige Reid+ (b. 6 January 1879, d. 1956)
SonThomas Reid+ (b. 23 January 1880, d. between 1934 and 1936)
SonNellie Reid+ (b. 18 September 1881, d. 24 February 1963)

Biography

Ruth Simpson was born on 7 September 1844 in West Wemyss, Fife, Scotland. She witnessed the birth of Andrew Reid on 14 May 1866 in West Wemyss, Fife, Scotland. She witnessed the birth of William Simpson Reid on 3 April 1868 in Scotland. She witnessed the birth of Margaret 'Maggie' Reid on 17 June 1870 in Barclay, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA. Ruth Simpson witnessed the birth of David Reid on 21 August 1872 in Barclay, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA. She witnessed the birth of Robert Reid on 15 August 1874 in Barclay, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA. She witnessed the birth of John James Reid on 6 October 1876 in Barclay, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA. She witnessed the birth of Alexander Paige Reid on 6 January 1879 in Barclay, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA. She witnessed the birth of Thomas Reid on 23 January 1880 in Barclay, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA. She witnessed the birth of Nellie Reid on 18 September 1881 in Barclay, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA. She and David Reid were married on 5 May 1865 in Wemyss, Fife, Scotland. She died on 27 April 1897, at age 52, in Jefferson, Pennsylvania, USA. She was buried in Punxsutawney, Jefferson, Pennsylvania, USA.
Ruth Simpson was also known as Ruth Reid. She was christened on 10 October 1844. After David was killed, Ruth moved her family by train to Adrian, Pa.'They lived in a house not far up the road on the left side from thebridge coming from Punxsy towards Adrian. The house is still there.'(Told to Lois Jean Edwards by her father, Alexander Paige Reid.) Ruthlived in Harmony, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania and died at age 52.She died in the Adrian Hospital in Adrian, Pennsylvania, one ofseveral hospitals named Adrian. She is buried in Circle Hill Cemeteryin Punxsutawney, Pa. Geraldine Reid Wonder said her father, Dave Reid,and others always said that none of Ruth Simpson's family came to theU.S. Ruth's wedding ring was in the possession of Jean Reid Edwards.Letter dated December 5, 1986 from Jean Reid Edwards to Caroyl Reid.'Dad (Alexander Reid) would tell, with a chuckle, of a time he wasplaying checkers with one of his brothers. He had a man to be madeking, so he said, 'Crown him KIng, Lord of All.' His mom (RuthSimpson) was passing by and heard this and without one word gave him aclout on his head that made him see stars. She then made a commentthat there was just 'one Lord of All' and never make a statement likethat again. Said by a good Presbyterian.' Could not locate Ruth Reidin 1990 Soundex - may because there were no kids in the householdunder 10.
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William Simpson

M, #4029

Family: Margaret McNaughton

SonHelen Simpson (b. 1 May 1841)
DaughterMargaret Simpson (b. 10 November 1842)
DaughterRuth Simpson+ (b. 7 September 1844, d. 27 April 1897)

Biography

William Simpson witnessed the birth of Helen Simpson on 1 May 1841. William Simpson witnessed the birth of Margaret Simpson on 10 November 1842 in Scotland. He witnessed the birth of Ruth Simpson on 7 September 1844 in West Wemyss, Fife, Scotland.
Notes of Lois Jean Reid Edwards: Mormon Church Film No.C114598/5464. Occupation: Collier (miner.)
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Rebecca Sinclair1

F, #4031, b. 19 June 1720, d. 19 July 1720
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherWilliam Sinclair
MotherRachael Denbow (b. 1683)

Biography

Rebecca Sinclair was born on 19 June 1720 in Cecil, Maryland, USA.1 She died on 19 July 1720, at age 0, in Cecil, Maryland, USA.1
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Citations

  1. [S105] "The Denbow Family (of Maryland), by Robert Barnes", 9 Aug 1992, Robert Barnes (9219 Snyder Lane, Perry Hall, MD 21128-9413), to Carl J. Denbow & James Denbow (P.O. Box 5714, Athens, OH 45701-5714), Carl J. Denbow Personal Files, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718. Hereinafter cited as "The Barnes Report".

William Sinclair1

M, #4032

Family: Rachael Denbow (b. 1683)

DaughterRebecca Sinclair (b. 19 June 1720, d. 19 July 1720)

Biography

William Sinclair witnessed the birth of Rebecca Sinclair on 19 June 1720 in Cecil, Maryland, USA.1 He and Rachael Denbow were married on 8 April 1714 in Cecil, Maryland, USA.1
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Citations

  1. [S105] "The Denbow Family (of Maryland), by Robert Barnes", 9 Aug 1992, Robert Barnes (9219 Snyder Lane, Perry Hall, MD 21128-9413), to Carl J. Denbow & James Denbow (P.O. Box 5714, Athens, OH 45701-5714), Carl J. Denbow Personal Files, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718. Hereinafter cited as "The Barnes Report".

François Maria Sitone

M, #4033, b. 1826

Biography

François Maria Sitone was born in 1826. He and Anna Elizabeth Gygax were married on 31 May 1852.
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Ward B. Slossnagel1

M, #4035, b. 5 October 1891, d. September 1946

Family: Dorothy Faye Denbow (b. 12 March 1907, d. 2 April 1994)

DaughterAnn Slossnagel+ (b. 25 August 1933)

Biography

Ward B. Slossnagel was born on 5 October 1891.1 He witnessed the birth of Ann Slossnagel on 25 August 1933.1 He and Dorothy Faye Denbow were married in 1932. He died in September 1946, at age 54.1
Native of Wooster, Ohio.
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Citations

  1. [S28] Letters and emails from Ann Bohachek (Theodore email address) to Carl J. Denbow; Carl J. Denbow Personal Files (, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718)..

Blanche Smith

F, #4039, b. 1901, d. 1980
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherRobert S. Smith (b. 1852, d. 1914)
MotherDelilah Jane Denbow (b. 1865, d. 1957)

Family: Walter Robinson (b. 1897, d. 1962)

SonRobert Robinson+ (b. 1926)

Biography

Blanche Smith was born in 1901 in Monroe, Ohio, USA. She witnessed the birth of Robert Robinson in 1926 in Monroe, Ohio, USA. She and Walter Robinson were married in 1927 in Monroe, Ohio, USA. She died in 1980, at age ~79.
Blanche Smith was also known as Blanche Robinson.
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Catherine Smith

F, #4040, b. 1 June 1848

Parents

FatherWilliam Smith (b. 22 August 1801, d. 2 February 1894)
MotherSarah Emmons (b. 20 June 1811, d. 4 September 1890)

Biography

Catherine Smith was born on 1 June 1848 in Ohio, USA.1 She and Pryor were married in 1868.
Catherine Smith was also known as Catherine Pryor. She was living about 1884 with parents.2
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Citations

  1. [S125] Rita Kopp, compiler, Monroe County, Ohio, Newspaper Abstracts, Vol. 4 (P.O. Box 641, Woodsfield, Ohio 43793: Monroe County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, 1994), p. 7 of last section. Hereinafter cited as Kopp's Newspaper Abstracts.
  2. [S122] H. H. Hardesty, History of Monroe County, by H. H. Hardesty (Chicago and Toledo: H.H. Hardesty, 1882), p. 7, last section. Hereinafter cited as HH Hardesty, Monroe.

Dorothy Evelyn Smith

F, #4041, b. 15 March 1920

Parents

FatherFrank Wilmot Smith (b. 10 January 1896)
MotherEdna Lenore Flowers (b. 18 February 1897)

Family: John Aaron Billman (b. 5 April 1915)

SonRobert John Billman+ (b. 16 December 1944)
DaughterAnita Louise Billman+ (b. 14 January 1948)

Biography

Dorothy Evelyn Smith was born on 15 March 1920 in Fleming, Washington, Ohio, USA. She witnessed the birth of Robert John Billman on 16 December 1944 in Georgia, USA. She witnessed the birth of Anita Louise Billman on 14 January 1948 in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, USA. Dorothy Evelyn Smith and John Aaron Billman were married on 13 June 1941 in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, USA.
Dorothy Evelyn Smith was also known as Dorothy Evelyn Billman. She was baptized in Vincent, Washington, Ohio, USA. She was a Secretary.
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Edna Smith

F, #4042, b. 1872, d. 20 December 1937

Biography

Edna Smith was born in 1872 in Ohio, USA. She died on 20 December 1937, at age ~65.
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Frank Wilmot Smith

M, #4043, b. 10 January 1896

Family: Edna Lenore Flowers (b. 18 February 1897)

DaughterDorothy Evelyn Smith+ (b. 15 March 1920)

Biography

Frank Wilmot Smith was born on 10 January 1896. He witnessed the birth of Dorothy Evelyn Smith on 15 March 1920 in Fleming, Washington, Ohio, USA. He and Edna Lenore Flowers were married on 20 May 1917. He died in Marietta, Washington, Ohio, USA.
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Hester A. Smith

F, #4045, b. 10 August 1836

Parents

FatherWilliam Smith (b. 22 August 1801, d. 2 February 1894)
MotherSarah Emmons (b. 20 June 1811, d. 4 September 1890)

Biography

Hester A. Smith was born on 10 August 1836. She and Cashner were married in 1856.1
Hester A. Smith was also known as Hester A. Cashner. She resided in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA, in 1856.
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Citations

  1. [S125] Rita Kopp, compiler, Monroe County, Ohio, Newspaper Abstracts, Vol. 4 (P.O. Box 641, Woodsfield, Ohio 43793: Monroe County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, 1994), p. 7 of last section. Hereinafter cited as Kopp's Newspaper Abstracts.

James Smith

M, #4046, b. 7 March 1843, d. 7 August 1911

Parents

FatherWilliam Smith (b. 22 August 1801, d. 2 February 1894)
MotherSarah Emmons (b. 20 June 1811, d. 4 September 1890)

Family: Rachel McElfresh (b. 22 March 1842)

DaughterLillian Smith (b. 6 July 1868)
DaughterMary Smith (b. 15 December 1869)
DaughterMinerva Smith (b. 11 November 1871)
DaughterLaura E. Smith (b. 1 September 1876)
DaughterMariah Smith (b. 3 October 1879)
SonHenry Smith (b. 6 December 1882)
DaughterSarah Smith (b. 26 April 1884)
DaughterMeda C. Smith (b. 14 September 1884)
DaughterRachel V. Smith (b. 18 November 1887)
DaughterMinnie B. Smith (b. 12 February 1890)
SonJames Smith, Jr. (b. 17 October 1897)
James Smith Civil War pension card

Biography

James Smith was born on 7 March 1843 in Monroe, Ohio, USA.1 He was born on 7 March 1846 in Ohio, USA.2 He witnessed the birth of Lillian Smith on 6 July 1868.1 He witnessed the birth of Mary Smith on 15 December 1869.1 He witnessed the birth of Minerva Smith on 11 November 1871.1 He witnessed the birth of Laura E. Smith on 1 September 1876.1 He witnessed the birth of Mariah Smith on 3 October 1879.1 He witnessed the birth of Henry Smith on 6 December 1882.1 James Smith witnessed the birth of Sarah Smith on 26 April 1884.1 He witnessed the birth of Meda C. Smith on 14 September 1884.1 He witnessed the birth of Rachel V. Smith on 18 November 1887.1 He witnessed the birth of Minnie B. Smith on 12 February 1890.1 He witnessed the birth of James Smith, Jr., on 17 October 1897.1 James Smith and Rachel McElfresh were married on 1 September 1867 in Shady Grove, Dallas, Missouri, USA.1 He died on 7 August 1911, at age 68, in Wishart, Polk, Missouri, USA.1113
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Citations

  1. [S327] James Smith file; App# 856808; Certificate# 620211; Civil War Pensions (Washington, D.C.: National Archives).
  2. [S125] Rita Kopp, compiler, Monroe County, Ohio, Newspaper Abstracts, Vol. 4 (P.O. Box 641, Woodsfield, Ohio 43793: Monroe County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, 1994), p. 7 of last section. Hereinafter cited as Kopp's Newspaper Abstracts.
  3. [S122] H. H. Hardesty, History of Monroe County, by H. H. Hardesty (Chicago and Toledo: H.H. Hardesty, 1882), 2p. 7, last section. Hereinafter cited as HH Hardesty, Monroe.

Lauence Smith

M, #4050, b. 1895

Biography

Lauence Smith was born in 1895.1 He and Sarah Catherine Starkey were married on 23 May 1916 in Washington, Ohio, USA.1
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Citations

  1. [S18] Gilda Haddox, "Email Correspondence with Gilda Haddox," e-mail message from email address (803 Edgelawn St., Parkersburg, WV 26101-7353) to Carl J. Denbow, (Various). Hereinafter cited as "Gilda Haddox Email".