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James Devor1

M, #5106, b. 1859, d. about 1900

Parents

FatherJohn Devor (b. 25 January 1831, d. 7 August 1906)
MotherElizabeth Travis (b. 1837, d. 22 October 1878)

Biography

James Devor was born in 1859 in Greenville, Darke, Ohio, USA.1,2 He died about 1900 in at home, Greenville, Darke, Ohio, USA, James Devor Death Story.3
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Citations

  1. [S8] Betty M. Mann, The Devore/De Vore Families 1500-1992 (Marceline, Missouri: Walsworth Publishing Company, 1992). Hereinafter cited as Devor Family.
  2. [S162] John Devor household, 1860 U.S. Census, 700 Pennsylvania Ave.; NW, Washington,, District of Columbia, USA, 20408, Year: 1860; Census Place: Greenville, Darke, Ohio; Roll: M653_956; Page: 267, NARA Image: 271; Family History Library Film: 803956.
  3. [S117] Carl J. Denbow is soley responsible for this hypothesis and will replace it with more accurate data as soon as that becomes available. At this point this data seems the most reasonable assumption given the known facts and makes a good circumstantial case.

Charles Devor1

M, #5107, b. 1863, d. about 1904

Parents

FatherJohn Devor (b. 25 January 1831, d. 7 August 1906)
MotherElizabeth Travis (b. 1837, d. 22 October 1878)

Biography

Charles Devor was born in 1863 in Greenville, Darke, Ohio, USA.1 He died about 1904 in Greenville, Darke, Ohio, USA.2
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Citations

  1. [S163] John Devor, 1870 U.S. Census, 700 Pennsylvania Ave.; NW, Washington,, District of Columbia, USA, 20408, Darke County, Town of Greenville, NARA Year: 1870; Census Place: Greenville, Darke, Ohio; Roll: M593_1194; Page: 168A; Image: 340; Family History Library Film: 552693.
  2. [S117] Carl J. Denbow is soley responsible for this hypothesis and will replace it with more accurate data as soon as that becomes available. At this point this data seems the most reasonable assumption given the known facts and makes a good circumstantial case.

William Boyd1

M, #5108, b. about 1864

Biography

William Boyd was born about 1864.1 He and Armeda Toland were married on 25 August 1885 in Knox, Ohio, USA.2
William Boyd resided with Armeda Toland in Falls City, Richardson, Nebraska, USA, on 12 June 1900.3
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Citations

  1. [S117] Carl J. Denbow is soley responsible for this hypothesis and will replace it with more accurate data as soon as that becomes available. At this point this data seems the most reasonable assumption given the known facts and makes a good circumstantial case.
  2. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".
  3. [S169] William B. Boyd, 1900 U.S. Census, 700 Pennsylvania Ave.; NW, Washington,, District of Columbia, USA, 20408, Falls City, Richardson, Nebraska; Roll: 938; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 0139; FHL microfilm: 1240938, NARA 12th U.S. Census, Washington, D.C.: NARA, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.

Jamellia Toland1

F, #5109, b. 11 August 1882, d. 1954
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherNicholas St. Clair Toland, M.D. (b. 8 December 1832, d. 22 February 1917)
MotherMary Ellen Hayes (b. about 1840)

Family: Lennie Ward Fry (b. 24 November 1877)

SonGerald Fry (b. 1909, d. 1994)
DaughterAvis Maurine Fry (b. 1911, d. 1964)
SonRufus O. Fry (b. 1924)
Jamellia Toland Grave

Biography

Jamellia Toland was born on 11 August 1882.1 She witnessed the birth of Gerald Fry in 1909.1 She witnessed the birth of Avis Maurine Fry in 1911.1 Jamellia Toland witnessed the birth of Rufus O. Fry in 1924.1 She and Lennie Ward Fry were married after 11 August 1908 in Knox, Ohio, USA.2 She died in 1954, at age ~72, in Ohio, USA.1 She was buried in Ankenytown, Knox, Ohio, USA.1
Jamellia Toland was also known as Jamellia Fry.2 She resided in Washington Twp, Morrow, Ohio, USA, in 1910.1 She resided in Washington Twp, Richland, Ohio, USA, in 1920.1 She resided in Washington Twp, Richland, Ohio, USA, in 1930.1 She resided in Washington Twp, Richland, Ohio, USA, in 1940.1
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Citations

  1. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".
  2. [S176] Toland-Fry marriage, 11 Aug 1908, ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com. GS Film Number: 2243904 , Digital Folder Number: 004017733 , Image Number: 02406 "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013".

Allie Bell Toland1

F, #5110, b. 1873, d. 1900
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherNicholas St. Clair Toland, M.D. (b. 8 December 1832, d. 22 February 1917)
MotherRosanna Simmons (b. 14 March 1840, d. 7 December 1880)

Biography

Allie Bell Toland was born in 1873.1 She died in 1900, at age ~27.1
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Citations

  1. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".

Jay Mitchell1

M, #5111, b. after 1868

Biography

Jay Mitchell was born after 1868.1 He and Effie J Toland were married on 5 February 1889 in Knox, Ohio, USA.1
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Citations

  1. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".

Mary Ellen Hayes1

F, #5112, b. about 1840

Family: Nicholas St. Clair Toland, M.D., (b. 8 December 1832, d. 22 February 1917)

DaughterJamellia Toland+ (b. 11 August 1882, d. 1954)

Biography

Mary Ellen Hayes was born about 1840 in Pennsylvania, USA.1 She witnessed the birth of Jamellia Toland on 11 August 1882.2 Mary Ellen Hayes and Nicholas St. Clair Toland, M.D., were married on 23 January 1882 in Knox, Ohio, USA.1
Mary Ellen Hayes was also known as Mary Ellen Toland.1
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Citations

  1. [S174] Tolland-Hayes marriage, 23 Jan 1882, ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com. Reference ID: vol 3 pg 580 , GS Film Number: 1294306 , Digital Folder Number: 004017473 , Image Number: 00362 "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013".
  2. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".

Lennie Ward Fry1

M, #5113, b. 24 November 1877

Family: Jamellia Toland (b. 11 August 1882, d. 1954)

SonGerald Fry (b. 1909, d. 1994)
DaughterAvis Maurine Fry (b. 1911, d. 1964)
SonRufus O. Fry (b. 1924)

Biography

Lennie Ward Fry was born on 24 November 1877 in Belleville, Richland, Ohio, USA.1 He witnessed the birth of Gerald Fry in 1909.2 Lennie Ward Fry witnessed the birth of Avis Maurine Fry in 1911.2 He witnessed the birth of Rufus O. Fry in 1924.2 Lennie Ward Fry and Jamellia Toland were married after 11 August 1908 in Knox, Ohio, USA.1
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Citations

  1. [S176] Toland-Fry marriage, 11 Aug 1908, ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com. GS Film Number: 2243904 , Digital Folder Number: 004017733 , Image Number: 02406 "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013".
  2. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".

Gerald Fry1

M, #5114, b. 1909, d. 1994
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherLennie Ward Fry (b. 24 November 1877)
MotherJamellia Toland (b. 11 August 1882, d. 1954)

Biography

Gerald Fry was born in 1909.1 He died in 1994, at age ~85.1
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Citations

  1. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".

Avis Maurine Fry1

F, #5115, b. 1911, d. 1964
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherLennie Ward Fry (b. 24 November 1877)
MotherJamellia Toland (b. 11 August 1882, d. 1954)

Biography

Avis Maurine Fry was born in 1911.1 She died in 1964, at age ~53.1
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Citations

  1. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".

James L. Lafever1

M, #5117, b. 1860, d. 1945

Biography

James L. Lafever was born in 1860.1 He and Clara M. Toland were married on 5 October 1881 in Knox, Ohio, USA, The return date on the marriage application appears to be "5th" of October, but it could be the 3 rd, and thus the same day as the application. I going with my best guess here.1,2 He died in 1945, at age ~85.1
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Citations

  1. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".
  2. [S177] Toland-Lafever marriage, 3 Oct 1971, ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com. Reference ID: vol 3 pg 542 , GS Film Number: 1294306 , Digital Folder Number: 004017473 , Image Number: 00342 "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013".

John Watkins Toland, D.D.1

M, #5118, b. 22 October 1847, d. 17 January 1906
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherThomas Denbow Toland (b. September 1823, d. 1907)
MotherSusan A. Sharp (b. about 1828, d. 22 April 1897)

Family: Susan M. Fribley (b. 1849, d. 1913)

SonFrank F. Toland+ (b. about 1874)
DaughterAllie Toland+ (b. about 1878)
Part One Scan of J. W. Toland Eulogy/Obituary in East Liverpool, Ohio, newspaper

Biography

John Watkins Toland, D.D., was born on 22 October 1847 in farm house near, Carrollton, Carroll, Ohio, USA.1,2 He witnessed the birth of Frank F. Toland about 1874.2 John Watkins Toland, D.D., witnessed the birth of Allie Toland about 1878.2 He and Susan M. Fribley were married on 21 March 1872 in New Philadelphia, Tuscarawas, Ohio, USA.2 He died on 17 January 1906, at age 58, in Parsonage, Wellsville, Columbiana, Ohio, USA.1 He was buried in South Lawn Cemetery, Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio, USA.233333
John Watkins Toland, D.D., ended military service on 2 September 1864 in 161st Ohio Volunteer Infantry; Co. D, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, USA, at Canp Chase.33 He ended military service on 11 May 1865 in 32nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry; Co. B, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, USA, at Tod Barracks.3 He

a member of four different Ohio regiments during the Civil War, here is a link to his full military and pension files:

https://ln.sync.com/dl/8eb07d770/6yrydhyv-e49cnaqc-aydpxch5-mtczq2ww.

He was a was an ordaned Methodist minister for 36 years, from 1870 until his death in 1906. in Ohio, USA, between 1870 and 1906.2
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Citations

  1. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".
  2. [S331] NOBLE RECORD AS MINISTER; Rev. J. W. Toland a Successful and Honored M.E. Clergyman: IN THE PULPIT 36 YEARS, East Liverpool Evening Review, East Liverpool, Ohio, 18 Jan 1906, 9. Hereinafter cited as Evening Review.
  3. [S333] "88th, 129th, 161st and 32nd Ohio Infantry Military Cards", NARA M552.; Carl J. Denbow Personal Files; 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718. Hereinafter cited as "Ohio Infantry Record Cards".

Martha A. Toland1

F, #5119, b. 1849, d. 1938
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherThomas Denbow Toland (b. September 1823, d. 1907)
MotherSusan A. Sharp (b. about 1828, d. 22 April 1897)

Biography

Martha A. Toland was born in 1849.1 She died in 1938, at age ~89.1
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Citations

  1. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".

Mary Alice Toland1

F, #5120, b. 1857, d. 1938
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherThomas Denbow Toland (b. September 1823, d. 1907)
MotherSusan A. Sharp (b. about 1828, d. 22 April 1897)

Biography

Mary Alice Toland was born in 1857.1 She died in 1938, at age ~81.1
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Citations

  1. [S171] "The research of Mark Fletcher", 2014, Mark Fletcher (email address), to Carl J. Denbow (email address), Fletcher's Files,, Sydney,,, Australia. Hereinafter cited as "Mark's research".

James Brady Hawkins

M, #5121, b. 20 June 1890

Biography

James Brady Hawkins was born on 20 June 1890 in Stafford, Monroe, Ohio, USA. He and Ora Ellen Denbow were married on 10 January 1914.
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Wilda Hawkins

F, #5122, b. 1915
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherBrady Hawkins (b. 1878)
MotherOra Ellen Denbow (b. August 1890)

Biography

Wilda Hawkins was born in 1915.
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Luella Hawkins

F, #5123, b. 1917
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherBrady Hawkins (b. 1878)
MotherOra Ellen Denbow (b. August 1890)

Biography

Luella Hawkins was born in 1917.
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William E. Hawkins

M, #5124, b. 1918
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherBrady Hawkins (b. 1878)
MotherOra Ellen Denbow (b. August 1890)

Biography

William E. Hawkins was born in 1918.
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Betty Lee Hawkins

F, #5125, b. 1921
ReferencesDescendants of John Denboe (Indentured Servant)

Parents

FatherBrady Hawkins (b. 1878)
MotherOra Ellen Denbow (b. August 1890)

Biography

Betty Lee Hawkins was born in 1921.
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