Seeking relatives of James A Simpson, whose son, John Simpson, served in civil war to combat slavery. Staunch radical abolitionists they were! James was in Canada for a time before 1850 and ended up in Madison County, Ohio at the Big Darby Baptist Church for over 25 yrs on a PT basis. James was married to Ellen Ryder and they had the following children (my link is with James E Simpson):Elizabeth Simpson1832 – 1880…See More
"Looking for parents of Jacob Snider, who lived in Madison County, Ohio. He was born about 1805 (some say Germany, but not too sure). Jacob married May 1833 in Franklin, Ohio to Christiana MNU (Arrow, Norris, Arres)."