James Sandys1

Marriage*He married Sarah Walker, daughter of John Walker and Katherine __?__.1
Residence*They lived in New Shoreham, Block Island, Rhode Island.1

Family

Sarah Walker
Child1.Sarah Sandys+1

Citations

  1. [S1203] Joel Nelson Eno, "John Niles of Braintree, Mass., and some of his Descendants", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 85, pages 145-157 (April 1931). Hereinafter cited as "John Niles of Braintree."

Sarah Sandys1

Father*James Sandys1
Mother*Sarah Walker1
Marriage*14 February 1671She married Nathaniel Niles, son of John Niles and Jane Reed, on 14 February 1671 at Block Island, Washington County, Rhode Island.1

Family

Nathaniel Niles b. 16 Aug 1640, d. 22 Dec 1727
Child1.Samuel Niles+1 b. 1 May 1674, d. 1 May 1762

Citations

  1. [S1203] Joel Nelson Eno, "John Niles of Braintree, Mass., and some of his Descendants", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 85, pages 145-157 (April 1931). Hereinafter cited as "John Niles of Braintree."

John Sanford1

Family

Child1.Mary Sanford+1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary "Polly" (Sanford) Davidson, Memorial# 194712024. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Martha Sanford1

Marriage*She married Henry Morgan.1

Family

Henry Morgan
Child1.Lillian Morgan+1 b. Jun 1865, d. 1908

Citations

  1. [S1701] Illinois, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Albert Gent and Lillie Morgan on 14 December 1882 in Madison County, his parents Andrew Gent and Mary Adam, her parents Henry Morgan and Martha Sanford, referencing film# 001306458. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.

Mary Sanford1

Father*John Sanford1
Marriage*28 March 1800She married, as his second wife, Thomas George Davidson, son of John Davidson and Sarah Gillham, on 28 March 1800 in Christian County, Kentucky.1,2,3

Family

Thomas George Davidson b. 1770, d. 1823
Child1.Mariam H. Davidson+1 b. 1806, d. 1851

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary "Polly" (Sanford) Davidson, Memorial# 194712024. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Thomas George Davidson, Memorial# 187242996.
  3. [S1739] Kentucky, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1783-1965, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Thomas Davidson and Polly Sanford on 28 March 1800 in Christian County, referencing FHL film# 000465562. Hereinafter cited as Kentucky, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1783-1965.

William Sanford1

b. circa 1690, d. 24 April 1721
Birth*circa 1690William Sanford was born circa 1690.1
Marriage*1 March 1713/14He married as her first husband Griselda Silvester, daughter of Nathaniel Silvester and Mary Hobert, of Shelter Island, New York and Newport, Rhode Island on 1 March 1713/14.1
Death*24 April 1721He died on 24 April 1721 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island,1
Burial* and was buried in the Common Burial Ground, Newport.1

Citations

  1. [S1032] G. Andrews Moriarty, "President John Sanford of Portsmouth, R.I., and his Family", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, concluded, Volume 103, pages 271-277 (October 1949): pages 276-277. Hereinafter cited as "President John Sanford of Portsmouth."

Lucy Sanger1

Birth*Lucy Sanger was born in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1,2
Marriage*She married Joshua Crane.1,2

Family

Joshua Crane
Child1.Mary Sangor Crane1,2 b. 1826, d. 9 Feb 1893

Citations

  1. [S954] John J. Dennie and Helen Schatvet Ullmann CG FASG, "The Bible of Thomas Dennie of Boston, Massachusetts", MASSOG. Includes thoroughly researched, and written, informative footnotes. Volume 31, No. 2, pages 53-57 (Summer 2007). Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Dennie of Boston Bible."
  2. [S363] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Volume 438, page 60. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910.

Kate Sankey1

b. 1859, d. 1938
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Birth*1859Kate Sankey was born in 1859.1
(Future Wife) Immigration23 January 1864Kate immigrated to New Zealand on 23 January 1864. Her future husband Frederick Thomas Bell Booth immigrated on the same date and it is not yet known if the couple had already married in Ireland before their departure. The Bell family group of immigrants included mother Mary Jane (Bell), sons Frederick and Richard and daughter Jane Amelia.1
Marriage*She married Frederick Thomas Bell Booth, son of George Thomas Bell Booth and Mary Jane Bell.1
Death*1938She died in 1938 in New Zealand.1

Citations

  1. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), Robert Bell Booth (c1758-1830) Family Tree. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."

Leodia E. Sapp1,2

b. 1874, d. 19 December 1932
Birth*1874Leodia E. Sapp was born about 1874 in Brinkhaven, Knox County, Ohio.2
Name VariationHer full name was Leodia Ellen Sapp.2
Marriage*21 August 1892She married Alonzo L. DeWitt on 21 August 1892 in Knox County, Ohio.1,3
Census US 1920*22 January 1920Leodia E. and Alonzo L. DeWitt were enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 22 January 1920 at 21 N. 17th Street, Kenmore, Summit County, Ohio. Alonzo was 51 years of age and worked for wages as a Blacksmith in a Rubber Works company, and Leodia was 46 years of age. They rented their home and, in addition to their two unmarried children, their married daughter, Grace, with her husband and son, Stanley B. Moore and Walter, were enumerated as a separate family household within the DeWitt home. The couple's son Charles L., who was enumerated as Leroy C., was 18 years old and worked for wages as a Plumber in a Plumbing Shop, and their young daughter, Isabell, was 5 years old. Their daughter, Grace M., was 22 years of age, and her husband, Stanley B. Moore, was 28 years of age and worked as a Motorman for an Electric Car company. The couple's son, Walter, who was recorded as Stanley W., was 5 years old.4,5
Census US 1930*8 April 1930Leodia E. and Alonzo L. DeWitt were enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 8 April 1930 at 2784 Ford, Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Alonzo was 62 years of age and had no occupation, and Leodia was 56 years of age. They had been ages 25 and 19 years, respectively, at their marriage, and rented their house for $20 per month. Three children and a grandchild were enumerated with them in 1930. Charles L., was single, 29 years of age and worked for wages as an automobile mechanic in a Garage; and Isabell B. was 16 years old. Their daughter, Grace Moore, was recorded as married, although she was likely divorced. Her husband had relocated to Los Angeles County, California, and had married his second wife there in June 1929. Grace was 33 years of age and reported she had been age 17 at her marriage. She was working for wages as a Household Servant. Her son, Walter S. Moore, was enumerated with his mother and grandparents. He was 16 years old and had attended school within the census year.6
(Wife) Death9 May 1930Leodia became a widow when Alonzo L. DeWitt died on 9 May 1930 at about age 62.7
Death*19 December 1932She died on 19 December 1932 at City Hospital, Akron, Summit County, Ohio, at about age 582
Burial* and was buried, probably with or near her husband, in Lakewood Cemetery, Akron.2,7

Family

Alonzo L. DeWitt b. 1868, d. 9 May 1930
Children1.Maude Myrtle DeWitt8,2 b. 6 Nov 1894, d. 12 Jul 1932
2.Grace M. De Witt+1 b. 8 Mar 1897, d. 11 May 1931
3.Charles L. DeWitt6 b. 22 Aug 1901
4.Isabell B. DeWitt6 b. 1914

Citations

  1. [S1592] Summit County, Ohio, Marriage Records, 1840-1980, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 15 February 1919 in Summit, Ohio, USA, of Stanley Blair Moore of Washington, Pennsylvania, age 27, soldier, born on 24 July 1891 in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, to Eli Moore and Tamzon John, and Grace De Witt of Kenmore, Ohio, age 21, born on 8 March 1897 in Brinkhaven, Ohio, to Alonzo De Witt and Leodia Sapp, citing Summit County Court of Common Pleas - Probate Division. Akron, Ohio, Volume Number or Range of Dates: Vol 34 (p. 122-end)-Vol 35 (p. 1-311, continued), 1919, Roll: 0308S - Roll 24. Hereinafter cited as Summit County, Ohio, Marriage Records, 1840-1980.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Leodia Ellen (Sapp) DeWitt, Memorial# 236193287. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S1576] Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Alonzo L. Dewitt and "Lodie" E. Sapp on 21 August 1892 in Knox County, Ohio, USA, referencing FHL Film# 001294307. Hereinafter cited as Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993.
  4. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Alonzo L. and Leodia E. DeWitt, Year: 1920; Census Place: Kenmore, Summit, Ohio; Roll: T625_1442; Page: 32A; Enumeration District: 285. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Stanley B. and Grace M. Moore, Year: 1920; Census Place: Kenmore, Summit, Ohio; Roll: T625_1442; Page: 32A; Enumeration District: 285.
  6. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Alonzo L. and Leodia E. DeWitt, Year: 1930; Census Place: Akron, Summit, Ohio; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0214; FHL microfilm: 2341614. Hereinafter cited as 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Alonzo L. DeWitt, Memorial# 236176346.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Maude Myrtle (DeWitt) Hubler, Memorial# 236193208.

Ann Sargent1

b. 16 January 1794, d. 21 July 1876
Father*Daniel Sargent1
Mother*Hepzibah Atkins1 b. 21 Oct 1764
Birth*16 January 1794Ann Sargent was born on 16 January 1794 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1
Marriage*7 October 1820She married Leander Gage on 7 October 1820 in Waterford, Oxford County, Maine.1
Death*21 July 1876She died on 21 July 1876 in Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, at age 82.1

Family

Leander Gage b. 20 Sep 1791, d. 24 Apr 1842

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.

Daniel Sargent1

Marriage*He married Hepzibah (Atkins) Brown, daughter of Henry Atkins and Elizabeth Hayward.1

Family

Hepzibah Atkins b. 21 Oct 1764
Child1.Ann Sargent1 b. 16 Jan 1794, d. 21 Jul 1876

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.

Theresa Sauerwald1

ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Marriage*7 October 1961She married William Russell Heaton, son of Raymond Sickles Heaton and Emma Elsie Rose, on 7 October 1961.1

Family

William Russell Heaton b. 27 Jan 1932, d. 11 May 2012

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 18, pages 657-661. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Kate Marian Saunders1

b. 1858
Father*William Henry Saunders1 b. 8 Nov 1831
Mother*Hannah Michael1 b. 1830
Birth*1858The birth of Kate Marian Saunders was registered in the First Quarter of 1858 in Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales.1,2
(Daughter) Census England 18617 April 1861Kate was enumerated on the 1861 census taken as of the night of 7 April 1861 in the household of her parents at 2 Cornwall Terrace, London, Hackney, England. She was 3 years old.1

Citations

  1. [S1676] 1861 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William Henry and Hannah Saunders, his name transcribed as "Willm Hy Saunders", Hackney, Middlesex, England, Enumeration District: 25, citing 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 161; Folio: 33; Page: 24; GSI Roll: 542584. Hereinafter cited as 1861 England Census.
  2. [S507] England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index: 1837-1915, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Kate Marian Saunders was registered in Cardiff, Glamorgan, in Q1 1858, referencing Volume: 11a, Page: 247. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales Birth Index, 1837-1915.

Laura Ophelia Saunders1

b. 25 April 1859, d. 1 January 1931
Birth*25 April 1859Laura Ophelia Saunders was born on 25 April 1859 in Whitesville, Andrew County, Missouri.1
Marriage*15 July 1877She married John W. Houston on 15 July 1877 in Andrew County, Missouri.2,3,4,1
Death*1 January 1931She died on 1 January 1931 in Stanberry, Gentry County, Missouri, at age 711
Burial* and was buried in CA16 NW1/4 of High Ridge Cemetery, Stanberry.1

Family

John W. Houston b. 18 Sep 1859, d. 24 Aug 1934
Child1.Cora Ann Houston2,1 b. 28 Jan 1881, d. 19 Jan 1963

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Laura Ophelia (Saunders) Houston, Memorial# 53818168. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Cora Ann (Houston) Chapman, Memorial# 125699715.
  3. [S1732] Missouri, U.S., Marriage Records, 1805-2002, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 15 July 1877 in Andrew County, Missouri, USA, of John W Houston and Laura O Saunders, referencing Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, MO, USA, Missouri Marriage Records [Microfilm]. Hereinafter cited as Missouri, U.S., Marriage Records, 1805-2002.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John W Houston, Memorial# 53818167.

Martha Saunders1

b. 1789
Birth*1789Martha Saunders was born about 1789.1
Marriage*7 May 1844She married, as his second wife, Jesse Curd, son of James Curd and Mary Graves, on 7 May 1844 in Barren County, Kentucky.1

Family

Jesse Curd b. 7 Dec 1767

Citations

  1. [S2251] The Curd family in America, online at www.ancestry.com, #684. Jesse Curd, pages 112-113, image# 117-118 of 157. Hereinafter cited as The Curd family in America.

William Saunders1

Marriage*He married Mary __?__.1
Occupation*July 1855 At the time of his son William Henry's birth in 1831, his father William was recorded as a mariner, and at William Henry's marriage in July 1855, his father was recorded as a Lieutenant in the Royal Navy.1,2

Family

Mary __?__
Child1.William Henry Saunders+1 b. 8 Nov 1831

Citations

  1. [S2002] Glamorganshire Baptisms, online at Find My Past, www.findmypast.com, baptism of William Henry Saunders on 4 December 1831 at St. Mary, Swansea, son of Mary and William Saunders, mariner, born on 8 November 1831, citing the National Library of Wales (Aberystwyth), | Swansea St. Mary - Christenings, v. P-123-CW-8, 1827-1842 (P-123-CW-8). Hereinafter cited as Glamorganshire Baptisms.
  2. [S1833] Monmouthshire Marriages and Banns, online at Find My Past, www.findmypast.com, marriage by church established licence on 16 July 1855 of Hannah Michael, full age, spinster, of Monk Street, Abergavenny, daughter of John Michael, maltster, and William Henry Saunders, of full age, bachelor, wine merchant of Cardiff, Glamorganshire, son of William Henry Saunders, Lieutenant in the Royal Navy, married at St. Mary's, parish church of Abergavenny, witnesses John and Anne Michael. Hereinafter cited as Monmouthshire Marriages and Banns.

William Henry Saunders1,2

b. 8 November 1831
Father*William Saunders2
Mother*Mary __?__2
Birth*8 November 1831William Henry Saunders was born on 8 November 1831 in Bristol, England,3,1,2
Baptism4 December 1831 and was baptized on 4 December 1831 at St. Mary's, Swansea, Glamorganshire.2
Marriage*16 July 1855He married Hannah Michael, daughter of John Michael and Ann Jenkins, on 16 July 1855 in St. Mary's Parish Church, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales.1
Census England 1861*7 April 1861Hannah and William Henry Saunders were enumerated on the 1861 census taken as of the night of 7 April 1861 at 2 Cornwall Terrace, London, Hackney, England. William was 30 years of age and a clerk in the wine trade, and Hannah was 31 years of age. Their daughter Kate M. was 3 years old and enumerated with her parents.3

Family

Hannah Michael b. 1830
Child1.Kate Marian Saunders3 b. 1858

Citations

  1. [S1833] Monmouthshire Marriages and Banns, online at Find My Past, www.findmypast.com, marriage by church established licence on 16 July 1855 of Hannah Michael, full age, spinster, of Monk Street, Abergavenny, daughter of John Michael, maltster, and William Henry Saunders, of full age, bachelor, wine merchant of Cardiff, Glamorganshire, son of William Henry Saunders, Lieutenant in the Royal Navy, married at St. Mary's, parish church of Abergavenny, witnesses John and Anne Michael. Hereinafter cited as Monmouthshire Marriages and Banns.
  2. [S2002] Glamorganshire Baptisms, online at Find My Past, www.findmypast.com, baptism of William Henry Saunders on 4 December 1831 at St. Mary, Swansea, son of Mary and William Saunders, mariner, born on 8 November 1831, citing the National Library of Wales (Aberystwyth), | Swansea St. Mary - Christenings, v. P-123-CW-8, 1827-1842 (P-123-CW-8). Hereinafter cited as Glamorganshire Baptisms.
  3. [S1676] 1861 England Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William Henry and Hannah Saunders, his name transcribed as "Willm Hy Saunders", Hackney, Middlesex, England, Enumeration District: 25, citing 1861 England Census, Class: RG 9; Piece: 161; Folio: 33; Page: 24; GSI Roll: 542584. Hereinafter cited as 1861 England Census.

______ Saunderson1

d. April 1769
Marriage*February 1755She married, as his first wife, James Fleming, son of Thomas Fleming and Frances Hamilton, in February 1755 at his estate in Bellville, County Cavan.2
Death*April 1769She died in April 1769 at Bellville, County Cavan. Her obituary said that "the duty of a wife and parent she strictly observed; her principles of honour, charity and friendship gained her the esteem of each degree of people which makes her death much lamented."3

Family

James Fleming b. 15 May 1728, d. b 18 Jul 1805
Children1.Thomas Francis Cecil Fleming4,5 d. b 1793
2.Arthur Fleming6,5
3.Anne Fleming1
4.Frances Fleming1

Citations

  1. [S1618] Crossle Genealogical Abstracts, online at Find My Past, www.findmypast.com, Fleming of Bellville, referencing pedigree lent to transcriber by Reverend H.R. Swanzy. Hereinafter cited as Crossle Genealogical Abstracts.
  2. [S1618] Crossle Genealogical Abstracts, online at www.findmypast.com, Fleming of Bellville, referencing pedigree lent to transcriber by Reverend H.R. Swanzy, citing Faulkner's Dublin Journal, 15-18 February 1755.
  3. [S1618] Crossle Genealogical Abstracts, online at www.findmypast.com, Fleming of Bellville, referencing pedigree lent to transcriber by Reverend H.R. Swanzy, citing the Dublin Journal 13-15 April 1769.
  4. [S1629] Reverend Henry Bidall Swanzy M.A., The Families of French of Belturbet and Nixon of Fermanagh and their Descendants, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Dublin, Ireland: printed for private circulation, 1908), page 134. Hereinafter cited as The Families of French of Belturbet and Nixon of Fermanagh and their Descendants.
  5. [S1618] Crossle Genealogical Abstracts, online at www.findmypast.com, Fleming of Bellville, referencing pedigree lent to transcriber by Reverend H.R. Swanzy, citing Chancery Bill, 13 November 1763, Fleming v. Gore.
  6. [S1620] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, online at Find My Past, www.findmypast.com, Garrett Fleming Tentative Pedigree. Hereinafter cited as Betham Genealogical Abstracts.

Margaret Savage1

b. 10 September 1698, d. 12 June 1785
Father*Thomas Savage1 b. 2 Aug 1668, d. 3 Mar 1720/21
Birth*10 September 1698Margaret Savage was born on 10 September 1698.1
Marriage*12 November 1713She married Honorable John Alford, son of Benjamin Alford and Mary Richards, on 12 November 1713 in Boston.1,2
No Issue*The couple had no children.1
Biographical Info*Margaret's husband was an important man with a distinguished career. In 1714, he became a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company and was in that same year elected its first sergeant. He was elected constable of Boston in 1717, but refused to serve and was excused by the justices. He was an overseer of the poor in 1720 and 1721, and was appointed a justice of the peace for Suffolk County in 1723/24, for Middlesex County in 1725, and reappointed for Suffolk County in 1731. He was one of His Majesty's councilors from 1730 to 1733. He was a man of large wealth and influence, gave liberally to the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel among the Indians, and founded the Alford Professorship of Natural Religion, Moral Philosophy, and Civil Policy at Harvard University.

The town of Alford, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England), was named for Madam Margaret (Savage) Alford of Charlestown, in honor of his work in preaching Christianity to Native Americans, and for sponsoring a theology professorship at Harvard College's Divinity school.3,2,4
(Heir) Will9 November 1776Madam Alford, described as his friend, was named as a beneficiary of the Reverend Ebenezer Turell in his will dated 9 November 1776 in Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress). Turell's will gave Madam Margaret (Savage) Alford, and two others, a morning ring each.5
Death*12 June 1785She died on 12 June 1785 in Boston at age 86.1,6

Family

Honorable John Alford b. 5 Jul 1685, d. 30 Sep 1761

Citations

  1. [S1048] Lawrence Park, "Old Boston Families (Number Three) The Savage Family", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 67, pages 198-215 and 309-330; Volume 68, pages 18-32 and 119-126 (July and October 1913; January and April 1914): Volume 67, pages 210-211. Hereinafter cited as "Old Boston Families: Savage."
  2. [S1050] Samuel Morgan Alvord, compiler, A Genealogy of the Descendants of Alexander Alvord, an early settler of Windsor, Conn. and Northampton, Mass., downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Webster, New York: D.D. Andrews, Printer, 1908), pages 27-28. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Alexander Alvord.
  3. [S1048] Lawrence Park, "Old Boston Families: Savage", Volume 67, pages 210-211, noting the date as "24 or 31 Jan 1668/9."
  4. [S225] Wikipedia Free Encyclopedia, online at www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia Encyclopedia.
  5. [S485] Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (886 microfilm reels of original records in the Middlesex County Courthouse, Cambridge, Massachusetts), LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Ebenezer Turell 1778 probate packet# 23046, FHL Film# 421543. Hereinafter cited as Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
  6. [S948] Boston Deaths, 1700-1799, online at www.americanancestors.org, citing Massachusetts Centinel of 15 Jun 1785. Hereinafter cited as Boston Deaths, 1700-1799.

Thomas Savage1

b. 2 August 1668, d. 3 March 1720/21
Birth*2 August 1668Thomas Savage was born on 2 August 1668 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1
Marriage*circa 1693He married Margaret Lynde circa 1693 probably at Charlestown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*3 March 1720/21He died on 3 March 1720/21 in Boston at age 52.1

Family 1

Margaret Lynde b. 24 Jan 1668/69, d. bt 21 Mar 1721 - 5 Jul 1721

Family 2

Child1.Margaret Savage1 b. 10 Sep 1698, d. 12 Jun 1785

Citations

  1. [S1048] Lawrence Park, "Old Boston Families (Number Three) The Savage Family", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 67, pages 198-215 and 309-330; Volume 68, pages 18-32 and 119-126 (July and October 1913; January and April 1914): Volume 67, pages 210-211. Hereinafter cited as "Old Boston Families: Savage."

Mary Savil1

Marriage*1720She married Jonathan Hayward, son of Deacon Jonathan Hayward and Hannah Hobart, in 1720.1

Family

Jonathan Hayward b. 1694, d. 1734

Citations

  1. [S869] Marcus Taft Jones, Hayward-Howard genealogy and family history: descendants of William and Margery Hayward of Braintree, Massachusetts, 1648; earlier of Weymouth. Microfilm of typescript at the Rhode Island Historical Society in Providence, Rhode Island. Hayward genealogy 1648-1690: pages 1-13; FHL Film# 22344, Item 2, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Hayward-Howard genealogy and family history.

Carl E. Sawyer1

b. 17 August 1908
Father*Clayton Roger Sawyer1 b. 27 Apr 1885, d. 25 Jan 1945
Mother*Dollie Emma Oglesby1 b. 8 Dec 1884, d. 2 May 1946
Birth*17 August 1908Carl E. Sawyer was born on 17 August 1908 in Troy, Latah County, Idaho.2,1,3
Name VariationHis full name was Carl Edmond Sawyer.3,2
(Son) Census US 191017 May 1910Carl E. was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 17 May 1910 in the household of his parents in Troy, Latah County, Idaho. He was 2 years old.1
(Son) Marriage1919His parents separated, and his father married a second time in 1919 to his niece, Carl's first cousin, Lena B. Sawyer.4,5
(Grandson) Census US 192017 January 1920Carl E. was enumerated with his mother and siblings on the 1920 census taken on 17 January 1920 in the household of his paternal grandfather, Rodney W. Oglesby, in Peck, Nez Perce County, Idaho. Carl was 11 years old and had attended school within the census year.6

Citations

  1. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Clayton R. and Dollie E. Sawyer, Year: 1910; Census Place: Troy, Latah, Idaho; Roll: T624_225; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0191; FHL microfilm: 1374238. Hereinafter cited as 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2171] Idaho, U.S., Birth Records, 1861-1919, Stillbirth Index, 1905-1967, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Carl Edmond Sawyer on 17 August 1908 in Troy, Latah, Idaho, USA, son of Clayton Roger Sawyer, born Aberdeen, South Dakota, and Dollie Elvina Oglesby, born Stanberry, Missouri, recorded in 1908, Birth Certificate# 00336735, referencing Idaho State Department of Health, Boise, Idaho, Idaho Birth Index, 1861-1918. Hereinafter cited as Idaho, U.S., Birth Records, 1861-1919, Stillbirth Index, 1905-1967.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Carl Edmond Sawyer, Memorial# 151690238, recording his year of birth incorrectly as 1911 instead of 1908. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Clayton Roger Sawyer, Memorial# 73368305.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Lena Bertell (Sawyer) Fairbanks, Memorial# 19009727.
  6. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Rodney W. Oglesby, Year: 1920; Census Place: Peck, Nez Perce, Idaho; Roll: T625_293; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 151. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.

Carlton J. Sawyer1

b. 2 May 1877, d. 1918
Father*Corwin Jonas Sawyer2,3 b. 12 Oct 1852, d. 15 Nov 1933
Mother*Mait Albit2 b. 3 Mar 1853, d. 8 Aug 1911
Birth*2 May 1877Carlton J. Sawyer was born on 2 May 1877 in Missouri.2
Name VariationHis full name was Carlton Jay Sawyer.2
Marriage*17 March 1898He married, as her first husband, Claudia M. Keeler on 17 March 1898 in Seneca, Newton County, Missouri. They were married at the Keeler residence by a Minister of the Gospel. Carlton was 21 years of age and Claudia was over the age of 18.4,5,6,2
Census US 1910*16 April 1910Claudia M. and Carlton J. Sawyer were enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 16 April 1910 in North Keokuk, Lincoln County, Oklahoma. Carlton was 33 years of age and a general farmer on his own account, and Claudia was 32 years of age. They owned their farm with a mortgage, had been married for 12 years, the first marriage for each, and Claudia had given birth to three children, all of whom were living and enumerated with their parents in 1910. Julia B. was 11 years old; Lena B. was 7; and May G. was age 6. All three had attended school within the census year. Also enumerated in the Sawyer household that year was W. T. Wallace, age 63 and a widower, who was recorded as a lodger and farm laborer.1
Death*1918He died in 1918 in Colorado at about age 41. He left his wife with four daughters ranging in age from 5 to 19 years2
Burial* and was buried in Valley View Cemetery, Rocky Ford, Otero County, Colorado.2

Family

Claudia M. Keeler b. 1877, d. 1971
Children1.Julia B. Sawyer1 b. 18 Dec 1898, d. 24 Dec 1986
2.Lena B. Sawyer+4 b. 31 Dec 1901, d. 11 Jun 1980
3.May G. Sawyer1,7 b. 25 Aug 1903
4.Dona Sawyer8 b. 1913

Citations

  1. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Carlton J. and Claudia M. Sawyer, (Carlton's surname transcribed as "Sayger" by Ancestry and others in the family transcribed correctly as "Sawyer"), Year: 1910; Census Place: North Keokuk, Lincoln, Oklahoma; Roll: T624_1259; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0096; FHL microfilm: 1375272. Hereinafter cited as 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Carlton Jay Sawyer, Memorial# 80328669. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Corwin Jonas Sawyer, Memorial# 60446413.
  4. [S2171] Idaho, U.S., Birth Records, 1861-1919, Stillbirth Index, 1905-1967, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Lena Bertell Sawyer on 31 December 1901 in Troy, Latah, Idaho, USA, at 11:30 p.m., daughter of Carlton J. Sawyer and Claudia May Keeler, recorded in 1901, Birth Certificate# 00328893, referencing Idaho State Department of Health, Boise, Idaho, Idaho Birth Index, 1861-1918. Hereinafter cited as Idaho, U.S., Birth Records, 1861-1919, Stillbirth Index, 1905-1967.
  5. [S1732] Missouri, U.S., Marriage Records, 1805-2002, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 17 March 1898 in Newton, Missouri, USA, of Carlton J Sawyer of Breeze, Jasper County, Missouri, age 21 years, and Claudia M Keeler of Seneca, Newton County, Missouri, age over 18 years, marriage at bride's residence, performed by Minister of the Gospel, referencing Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, MO, USA, Missouri Marriage Records [Microfilm]. Hereinafter cited as Missouri, U.S., Marriage Records, 1805-2002.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Claudia Mae (Keeler) Sawyer Shinkle, Memorial# 80328739.
  7. [S2171] Idaho, U.S., Birth Records, 1861-1919, Stillbirth Index, 1905-1967, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Maye Gertrude Sawyer on 25 August 1903 in Troy, Latah, Idaho, USA, daughter of Carlton J. Sawyer, age 28, born in Missouri, laborer, and Claudia May Keeler, age 26, housewife, born in Dayton, Washington, recorded in 1903, Birth Certificate# 00328894, referencing Idaho State Department of Health, Boise, Idaho, Idaho Birth Index, 1861-1918.
  8. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Claudia M. Sawyer, (recorded as Clara M. Sayers by the census taker), Year: 1920; Census Place: Swink, Otero, Colorado; Roll: T625_169; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 166. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.

Clayton Roger Sawyer1

b. 27 April 1885, d. 25 January 1945
Father*Corwin Jonas Sawyer2 b. 12 Oct 1852, d. 15 Nov 1933
Mother*Mait Albit3,1 b. 3 Mar 1853, d. 8 Aug 1911
Birth*27 April 1885Clayton Roger Sawyer was born on 27 April 1885 in South Dakota.1
Marriage*12 October 1904He married first Dollie Emma Oglesby, daughter of Rodney William Oglesby and Catherine E. Chapman, on 12 October 1904 in Peck, Latah County, Idaho.4,1,5
Census US 1910*17 May 1910Dollie E. and Clayton R. Sawyer were enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 17 May 1910 in Troy, Latah County, Idaho. Clayton was 25 years of age and a mail carrier, and Dollie was also 25 years of age. They rented their house, had been married for 5 years, the first marriage for each, and Dollie had given birth to two children, both of whom were living and enumerated with their parents in 1910. Nettie L. was 4 years old, and Carl E. was age 2.6
Marriage*1919He married second Lena B. Sawyer, daughter of Carlton J. Sawyer and Claudia M. Keeler, in 1919. Clayton was Lena's uncle.1,7
Census US 1920*5 January 1920Lena B. and Clayton R. Sawyer were enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 5 January 1920 in Block K, Iowa Park, Wichita County, Texas. Clayton was 33 years of age and the proprietor of a feed store, and Lena was 19 years old. They owned their house with a mortgage. Clayton's father, Corwin J. Sawyer, was enumerated as the head and only resident of the next house enumerated on the same census page as his son. Corwin was 68 years of age, also owned his house with a mortgage and was the proprietor of a feed store. He and his son were probably business partners.8
Marriage*He married third Maggie D. __?__.9
Census US 1930*1 April 1930Maggie and Clayton R. Sawyer were enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 1 April 1930 west of Iowa Park along Highway No 5, Precinct 3, Wichita County, Texas. Clayton was 34 years of age and worked as the proprietor of a filling station and had employees, and Maggie was 30 years of age and worked as a cook in a lunchroom. Clayton reported that he had been 23 years old when he married the first time, and Maggie reported she had been 19 years old when she first married. They owned their home, lived on a farm, and did not own a radio set. Clayton's father, Corwin J. Sawyer, who was a widower and 79 years of age, was enumerated with the couple in 1930.10
Census US 1940*13 April 1940Maggie D. and Clayton R. Sawyer, who was recorded as C. R. Sawyer, were enumerated on the 1940 census taken on 13 April 1940 in Iowa Park, Wichita County, Texas. Clayton was 54 years of age and a farmer working on his own account, and Maggie was 43 years of age. They owned their farm, which was valued at $500, and had lived in the same house inn 1935.11
Death*25 January 1945He died on 25 January 1945 in Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Texas, at age 591
Burial* and was buried in Nocona Cemetery, Nocona, Montague County, Texas.1

Family 1

Dollie Emma Oglesby b. 8 Dec 1884, d. 2 May 1946
Children1.Nettie L. Sawyer6 b. 15 Jul 1905
2.Carl E. Sawyer6 b. 17 Aug 1908
3.Orval R. Sawyer12 b. 30 Dec 1912

Family 2

Lena B. Sawyer b. 31 Dec 1901, d. 11 Jun 1980

Family 3

Maggie D. __?__ b. 1899, d. 1956

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Clayton Roger Sawyer, Memorial# 73368305. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Corwin Jonas Sawyer, Memorial# 60446413.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mait A. Sawyer, Memorial# 23091288.
  4. [S2170] Idaho, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1864-1967, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 12 October 1904 in Peck, Latah County, Idaho, USA, of Clayton R Sawyer and Dollie Oglesby, referencing Latah County Recorder's Office, Moscow, Idaho, Latah County Idaho Marriage Records, 1898-1909. Hereinafter cited as Idaho, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1864-1967.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Dollie Emma (Oglesby) Sawyer, Memorial# 69392884.
  6. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Clayton R. and Dollie E. Sawyer, Year: 1910; Census Place: Troy, Latah, Idaho; Roll: T624_225; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0191; FHL microfilm: 1374238. Hereinafter cited as 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Lena Bertell (Sawyer) Fairbanks, Memorial# 19009727.
  8. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Clayton R. and Lena B. Sawyer, Year: 1920; Census Place: Iowa Park, Wichita, Texas; Roll: T625_1859; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 131. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Maggie D Sawyer, Memorial# 73368308.
  10. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Clayton and Maggie Sawyer, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 3, Wichita, Texas; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0047; FHL microfilm: 2342144. Hereinafter cited as 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S1441] 1940 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of C. R. and Maggie Sawyer, Year: 1940; Census Place: Wichita, Texas; Roll: m-t0627-04164; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 243-51, estimating her year of birth as 1891. Hereinafter cited as 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Orval Roger Sawyer, Memorial# 18563388.

Corwin Jonas Sawyer1

b. 12 October 1852, d. 15 November 1933
Birth*12 October 1852Corwin Jonas Sawyer was born on 12 October 1852 in Wisconsin.1
Marriage*1875He married first Mait Albit, daughter of Tomas Albit, on 1875.2,1
Political Service*23 February 1886Corwin was appointed Postmaster on 23 February 1886 of the post office in Orient, Hand County, South Dakota.3
(Husband) Death8 August 1911Corwin became a widower when Mait (Albit) Sawyer died on 8 August 1911 at age 58.2,4
Marriage*15 August 1912He married second, as her second husband, Mrs. Mary I. (__?__) Bogard on 15 August 1912 in Chandler, Lincoln County, Oklahoma.5
Census US 1920*5 January 1920Corwin J. Sawyer was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 5 January 1920 in Block K, Iowa Park, Wichita County, Texas. He was 68 years of age, married, owned his house with a mortgage and was the proprietor of a feed store. His son and daughter-in-law, Lena and Clayton R. Sawyer, were enumerated in the previous household on the same census page. Clayton was 33 years of age and also the proprietor of a feed store, and Lena was 19 years old. They, too, owned their house with a mortgage. Corwin and his son were probably business partners.6
(Father) Census US 19301 April 1930Corwin J. was enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 1 April 1930 in the household of his son and daughter-in-law, Maggie and Clayton R. Sawyer, west of Iowa Park along Highway No 5, Precinct 3, Wichita County, Texas. He was a widower and 79 years of age.7
Death*15 November 1933He died on 15 November 1933 in Wichita County, Texas, at age 811
Burial* and was buried in Plot 0129--3--RW12 of Highland Cemetery, Iowa Park, Wichita County.1

Family 1

Mait Albit b. 3 Mar 1853, d. 8 Aug 1911
Children1.Earl Corwin Sawyer8,1 b. 17 Aug 1875
2.Carlton J. Sawyer+9,1 b. 2 May 1877, d. 1918
3.Ione Mait Sawyer10,1 b. 16 Dec 1880
4.Clayton Roger Sawyer+1 b. 27 Apr 1885, d. 25 Jan 1945

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Corwin Jonas Sawyer, Memorial# 60446413. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mait A. Sawyer, Memorial# 23091288.
  3. [S2168] U.S., Appointments of U. S. Postmasters, 1832-1971, online at www.ancestry.com, appointment of Corwin J Sawyer on 23 February 1886 to Postmaster of the post office in Orient, Hand County, South Dakota, citing volume range 1885-1900, Volume 59 and referencing National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), Washington, D.C., Record of Appointment of Postmasters, 1832-Sept. 30, 1971, Roll# 116, Archive Publication# M841. Hereinafter cited as U.S., Appointments of U. S. Postmasters, 1832-1971.
  4. [S2169] Idaho, U.S., Death Records, 1890-1967, online at www.ancestry.com, death of Mait Albit Sawyer, age 58, married, housewife, on 8 August 1911 in Moscow, Latah, Idaho, USA, born on 3 March 1853 in Indiana, daughter of Tomas "Ablit", informant Earl C. Sawyer, Moscow, Idaho, burial in Moscow Cemetery, citing Certificate# 000198, Idaho Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, Boise, Idaho, Death Index and Image, 1911-1967. Hereinafter cited as Idaho, U.S., Death Records, 1890-1967.
  5. [S2161] U.S., Newspapers.com Marriage Index, 1800s-current, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Mr. Corwin J Sawyer Sr and Mrs. Mary I Bogard, both residents of Stroud, Oklahoma, on 15 August 1912 at Chandler Oklahoma referencing , published on 23 August 1912 in Stroud, Oklahoma, USA, citing https://www.newspapers.com/image/582245178/,0.54532045,0.97827756,0.99546766&xid=3398. Hereinafter cited as U.S., Newspapers.com Marriage Index, 1800s-current.
  6. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Corwin J.. Sawyer, Year: 1920; Census Place: Iowa Park, Wichita, Texas; Roll: T625_1859; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 131. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Clayton and Maggie Sawyer, Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 3, Wichita, Texas; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0047; FHL microfilm: 2342144. Hereinafter cited as 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Earl Corwin Sawyer, Memorial# 23091295.
  9. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Carlton Jay Sawyer, Memorial# 80328669.
  10. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Ione Mait (Sawyer) Gates, Memorial# 66173404.

Dona Sawyer1

b. 1913
Father*Carlton J. Sawyer1 b. 2 May 1877, d. 1918
Mother*Claudia M. Keeler1 b. 1877, d. 1971
Birth*1913Dona Sawyer was born about 1913 in Oklahoma.1
(Daughter) Death1918She was about 5 years old when her father died on 1918 at about age 41. Her mother was left with four daughters ranging in age from 5 to 19 years.2
(Daughter) Census US 19208 January 1920Dona was enumerated as "Dona Sayers" on the 1920 census taken on 8 January 1920 in the household of her widowed mother at 1 Wiley Avenue, Swink, Otero County, Colorado. She was 7 years old and had attended school within the census year.1

Citations

  1. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Claudia M. Sawyer, (recorded as Clara M. Sayers by the census taker), Year: 1920; Census Place: Swink, Otero, Colorado; Roll: T625_169; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 166. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Carlton Jay Sawyer, Memorial# 80328669. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Earl Corwin Sawyer1

b. 17 August 1875
Father*Corwin Jonas Sawyer1,2 b. 12 Oct 1852, d. 15 Nov 1933
Mother*Mait Albit1 b. 3 Mar 1853, d. 8 Aug 1911
Birth*17 August 1875Earl Corwin Sawyer was born on 17 August 1875 in Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Earl Corwin Sawyer, Memorial# 23091295. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Corwin Jonas Sawyer, Memorial# 60446413.

Elvira P. Sawyer1,2

Marriage*She married Martin Knight, son of John V. Knight and Elizabeth Lewis.1,2,3
(Wife) Death30 October 1855Elvira became a widow when H. B. M. Knight died on 30 October 1855 at age 27.4
Census US 1860*14 August 1860Elvira Knight was enumerated as the head of her household on the 1860 census taken on 14 August 1860 near the Braxton Court House Post Office, Braxton County, Virginia. She was 37 years of age, had a personal estate valued at $50, and worked as a laborer. Her four children, Cornelius, Jane, Melceina and Martin, ages 9, 8, 7 and 4 years, respectively, were enumerated with her in 1860.3

Family

Martin Knight b. 1828, d. 30 Oct 1855
Children1.Cornelius K. Knight+1 b. Aug 1851, d. 5 May 1920
2.Jane Knight3 b. 1852
3.Keziah M. Knight2,5 b. 17 May 1854
4.Martin Knight3 b. 1856

Citations

  1. [S1701] Illinois, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage in 1889 in McHenry County, Illinois, USA, of C. K. Knight, age 38, born about 1851 to Martin L. Knight and Alvira Sawyer, married Dora V. Howe, age 38, born about 1851 to Calvin V. Finn and Louisa R. Ashley, referencing Various Illinois County Courthouses; Various Illinois County Courthouses; Marriage Records; Collection Title: Marriage Records. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.
  2. [S2522] West Virginia, U.S., Births Index, 1804-1938, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Kizziah M Knight on 17 May 1854 in Braxton County, West Virginia, daughter of H B M and Elvira P. Knight, referencing FHL Film# 573797. Hereinafter cited as West Virginia, U.S., Births Index, 1804-1938.
  3. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Elvira Knight, The National Archives in Washington D.C.; Record Group: Records of the Bureau of the Census; Record Group Number: 29; Series Number: M653; Residence Date: 1860; Home in 1860: Braxton, Virginia; Roll: M653_1336; Page: 459; Family History Library Film: 805336. Hereinafter cited as 1860 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S1386] West Virginia, U.S., Deaths Index, 1853-1973, online at www.ancestry.com, death of H.B.M. Knight on 30 October 1855 in Braxton County, West Virginia, age 27, married to Elvira, born about 1828, son of John V. and Elizabeth Knight, referencing FHL Film# 163711. Hereinafter cited as West Virginia, U.S., Deaths Index, 1853-1973.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Keziah Melceina (Knight) Mace, Memorial# 29142192. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Ione Mait Sawyer1

b. 16 December 1880
Father*Corwin Jonas Sawyer1,2 b. 12 Oct 1852, d. 15 Nov 1933
Mother*Mait Albit1 b. 3 Mar 1853, d. 8 Aug 1911
Birth*16 December 1880Ione Mait Sawyer was born on 16 December 1880 in Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Ione Mait (Sawyer) Gates, Memorial# 66173404. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Corwin Jonas Sawyer, Memorial# 60446413.

Julia B. Sawyer1

b. 18 December 1898, d. 24 December 1986
Father*Carlton J. Sawyer1 b. 2 May 1877, d. 1918
Mother*Claudia M. Keeler1 b. 1877, d. 1971
Birth*18 December 1898Julia B. Sawyer was born on 18 December 1898 in Missouri.1,2
(Daughter) Census US 191016 April 1910Julia B. was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 16 April 1910 in the household of her parents in North Keokuk, Lincoln County, Oklahoma. She was 11 years old and had attended school within the census year.1
(Daughter) Death1918She was about 19 years old when her father died on 1918 at about age 41. Her mother was left with four daughters ranging in age from 5 to 19 years.3
Marriage*19 February 1919She married Emmett L. Roberson, son of Moses L. Roberson and Eva Gaines, on 19 February 1919 in Swink, Otero County, Colorado.4,2,5
(Daughter-in-Law) Census US 192024 January 1920Julia was enumerated with her husband on the 1920 census taken on 24 January 1920 in the household of her husband's parents, Eva and Moses Roberson, in Swink, Otero County, Colorado. Julia was 21 years of age, and her husband Emmett was 24 years of age and worked as a farm laborer for wages.6
Divorce*10 June 1935Julia B. Roberson and Emmett L. Roberson were divorced on 10 June 1935 in Prowers County, Colorado.7
Death*24 December 1986She died on 24 December 1986 in Palm Springs, Riverside County, California, at age 882
Burial* and was buried in Coachella Valley Public Cemetery, Coachella, Riverside County.2

Family

Emmett L. Roberson b. 3 Sep 1894, d. 19 Jun 1956

Citations

  1. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Carlton J. and Claudia M. Sawyer, (Carlton's surname transcribed as "Sayger" by Ancestry and others in the family transcribed correctly as "Sawyer"), Year: 1910; Census Place: North Keokuk, Lincoln, Oklahoma; Roll: T624_1259; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0096; FHL microfilm: 1375272. Hereinafter cited as 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Julia B (Sawyer) Roberson, Memorial# 134460961. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Carlton Jay Sawyer, Memorial# 80328669.
  4. [S2162] Colorado, County Marriage Records and State Index, 1862-2006, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 19 February 1919 in Swink, Otero, Colorado, USA, of Julia B Sawyer, age 20, born about 1899, and Emmett L Roberson, age 24, born about 1895, referencing FHL Film# 001690127. Hereinafter cited as Colorado, County Marriage Records and State Index, 1862-2006.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Emmett Luther Roberson, Memorial# 222440319.
  6. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Moses and Eva Roberson, Year: 1920; Census Place: Swink, Otero, Colorado; Roll: T625_169; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 166. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S1716] Colorado, Divorce Index, 1851-1985, online at www.ancestry.com, divorce of Julia B Roberson and Emmett L Roberson on 10 June 1935 in Prowers, Colorado, USA. Hereinafter cited as Colorado, Divorce Index, 1851-1985.