Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Meet the family for November 15, 2011


Ceasar Alford Steible
died 27 years ago today in 1984 at age 76 in Stover MO of pancreatic cancer. Al is Steve's great-grandfather


John Miller Hulgan and Ruth J. Copeland's
140th anniversary is today, married in 1871, he at age 19 and she at 14 years old. And they said it wouldn't last.


John Platt Cleveland
died 125 years ago today in 1886.  He is the husband of the boys' 5th great-grandaunt, Nancy Ann Cotton, the sister of Ira Cotton.

Margery Patching
died on this day 406 years ago in 1605 at the age of 41 in Rusper, Sussex, England.  Margery is the boys' 12th great-grandmother, born and married in Horley, England to Joseph Browne.  They begot Sarah Browne in 1592 who married Arthur Fenner in Rusper England on January 9, 1614.  They begot Phoebe Fenner in 1633 on a trip to the colonies.  Phoebe married William Ward in Middletown, CT March 28, 1660 and begot Phoebe Ward in 1663.  Phoebe married Samuel Hall December 6, 1683 in Middletown, CT and begot Experience Hall in 1684.

Nicholas Snow
died 335 years ago today in 1676 at age 77 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massacusetts, and is buried in the Old Cove Cemetery in Barnstable County.  Nick is the boys' 11th great-grandfather.  He married Constance Hopkins who came over on the Mayflower.  They had 8 children with Sarah Snow being the 2nd born and the boys' 10th great-grandmother.

Fenner Ward
is 286 years old today, born in 1725.  Fin as we called him is the boys' 7th great-granduncle, the brother of the boys' 7th great-grandmother, Rebeckah Ward, who married William Cotton in Middletown, CT on September 22, 1742.  They begot Thomas Cotton in 1764, and Tom married Anna Hubbard in 1787 and begot Ira Cotton in 1788.


Mary Frances Jones
is 155 years old today, born in 1856.  Mary is the boys' 1st cousin 4 times removed. Her mother is Maranda Johnson the boys' 3rd great-grandaunt and sister of Amanda Johnson who married Andrew J. Wooden in 1858.

Richard Wallace McCaw
is 103 years old today, born in 1908.  Richard is the boys' 2nd cousin 3 times removed.  His parents being the 1st cousins that married, William F. McCaw-Johnson and Nora Catherine Moore.


Oliver Kaufman Wishard
died 63 years ago today in 1948 at age 89 in Appleton City, MO.  Oliver is the husband of the boys' 2nd great-grandaunt, Catherine Ethilinda Stanford, the sister of Margaret Jennie Stanford, the boys' 2rd great-grandmother.


William Wallace Wooden
died 76 years ago today in 1935 at age 42 in Oregon.  William is the boys' 3rd cousin 4 times removed.  His father is John Henry Wooden, their 2nd cousin 5 times removed.  John's father is 1st cousin 6 times removed, Abraham Wooden, the son of 5th great-granduncle, John Wooden the brother of 5th great-grandfather Robert Wooden.

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