Wednesday, August 03, 2011

Meet the family for August 3, 2011


Abraham Johnson
died 111 years ago today in 1900 at age 69 in Owen county, IN. Abe is the boys' 3rd great-granduncle, the brother of Amanda Johnson who married Andrew J. Wooden November 24, 1858 and begot 6 children, Joseph R. Wooden being the first born.


Almira Walker
is 197 years old today, born in 1814. Almira is the boys' 4th great-grandmother and their 8th cousin 6 times removed.  Almira married Samuel Cheney Cotton in 1834 in Cuba, New York.  They begot 3 children, the second child being Hubbard Cotton born in 1838.  Hubbard married Hary Hazelitt and they begot Samuel Hazelitt Cotton in 1862.  Samuel married Lotti B. Ray in 1887 and begot Marie Antoinette Cotton in 1891 in Appleton City, MO.

Elizabeth Bethia Leathle
died 215 years ago today in 1796 at age 66 in Middletown, Connecticut. Liz is the wife of the boys' 7th great-granduncle, Thomas Ward III.  Thomas' sister is Rebeckah Ward, the boys' 7th great-grandmother who married William Cotton in 1742 and begot Thomas Cotton in 1764.

Talcott Banks
is 207 years old today, born in 1894.  Talcott is the boy's 1/2 4th great-granduncle, the 1/2 brother of Samuel Cheney Cotton, via their mother Sally Gold who was married to both Bradley Banks and Ira Cotton.


Cora E. Stanford
is 134 years old today, born in 1877.  Cora is the boys' 2nd great-grandaunt, the sister of Margaret Jennie Stanford who married Joseph R. Wooden the son of Andrew J. Wooden and Amanda Johnson.

Josephine Stanford
is 134 years old today, born in 1877.  Josephine is also the boys' 2nd great-grandaunt, because she is the aforementioned, Cora  E. Stanford's twin sister.  Unfortunately Josephine only lived a month and her sister Cora lived less than 3 years.  David Stanford and Nancy Ann Kenley had two sets of twins.  The others, Etta May and Effa June died very young also.


Moses Service Naugher and Sallie E. Savage's 128th anniversary is today, married in 1883, he aged 32 and she aged 21.  Moses and Sallie are Tara and Calum's 2nd great-grandparents.  They begot Horace Savage Naugher in 1897.  Moses had also been married to Marriell Burrows and had 6 children with her.  Moses had a total of 13 children with Sallie and Marriell.

Mark Clay Naugher
is 54 years old today, born in 1957. Mark is Tara and Calum's 5th cousin once removed.  His father is 4th cousin twice removed, William Earl Naugher whose father is 3rd cousin 3 times removed, Henery Alfred Naugher, whose father is 2nd cousin 4 times removed, Richard Henry Naugher, whose father is 1st cousin 5 times removed, John Naugher whose father is 4th great-granduncle from Ireland, Jack Naugher, the brother of 4th great-grandfather, Joseph Naugher who married Jane Ingram in 1815 and begot Robert Marion Naugher in 1821.

David Martin is
176 years old today, born in 1835.  David is Ella and Mason's 4th great-granduncle, the brother of Delila Caroline Martin who married William H. West in 1850 and begot Sarah Matilda West in 1854.  Sarah married John Henry Chambers in 1871 and begot Noah Benjamin Chambers in 1879.  Noah married Dellia Keever in 1908 and begot Nellie Chambers in 1909.  Nellie married Cecil Robert Hulgan, Ella and Mason's great-grandfather.


Elizabeth Barnett
is 205 years old today, born in 1806.  Elizabeth is the kids' 1st cousin 7 times removed who married the kids' 5th great-granduncle, William H. "Goober" Barnett, yes a Barnett married a Barnett.  They are 1st cousins.

Martha Anne Meyer
is 85 years old today, born in 1926.  Martha is the kids' 3rd cousin twice removed, the daughter of Denjamin Barnett Meyer, their 2nd cousin 3 times removed whose father is 1st cousin 4 times removed, Dedrick Hammond Meyer and whose mother is 3rd cousin 5 times removed, Stella Irene Barnett.


Herbert Dorsey Wooden
is 99 years old today, born in 1912.  Herb is the boys' 3rd cousin 4 times removed.  His father is 2nd cousin 5 times removed, John Henry Wooden whose father is Abraham Wooden, the son of John Wooden the brother of Robert Wooden, the boys' 5th great-grandfather.

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