"Thanks for the info Barbara. I'm on the west coast so page by page research is going to be difficult unless I get to Columbus. No travel plans anytime soon. I appreciate you checking on it though because now I know :-)"
"I misspoke, the James Thompson I referred to in my previous post was born in OH according to the three census which locate him in Columbus State Hospital. That's what I get for trying to remember without checking my records. There is a death…"
Sorry I guess what I said wasn't too clear, the photo of Minnie that is online is fairly dark looking because it was faded and there is a lot of dark crazing and other time damage on the photo - enhancing it so that her features…"
My Friedrich ancestors came to California in the 1880's from Duderstadt, Germany and settled in California near Ventura.My grandmother was Margaret Friedrich Borchard. Her father was Adolph Friedrich. His parents were Franz Joseph…"
"In case anyone wants a look up I have Index of Early Deaths in Appanoose County Iowa 1880-1903 and Appanoose County Cemetery Index. They didn't have what I was looking for but I will be happy to do look ups in these volumes for others.
"Hi Barbara & Darlene,
Thanks for responding. Darlene, sorry I did not see this message sooner - I sometimes don't always view the messages from GenealogyWise because it isn't possible to know if it is a response to one of my posts so…"
The Warren Wilcox that my Great Grandmother Amanda Stotts Fitz married in 1883 was born in 1845 and died at age 90 in 1935 in Iowa so there may or amy not be a connection further down the road. Warren had a son by his 1st wife by the name…"
There is a Warren Wilcox in my husband's tree, son of Crandall Wilcox and Johannah Stark. He was born in Luzerne County, PA in 1797 and was brother to my husband's 2nd g-grandfather, Samuel Wilcox. I do not have a wife's…"
"Thanks for the welcome. The Franklin County names I am researching are Standish, Thompson, Moses and Riddle. My brick wall is my grandmother's father James Thompson probably born in the 1870's in OH. All I have is his name and I've…"
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Are you looking in your hard drive or under your user name? I located the correct place under my user name in the finder. Hope that helps since you haven't had a reply from anyone yet - I'm no Mac whiz for sure but that's how I…"
"Thanks so much for the reply but I have a feeling there is no connection. The family was from Bohemia, Karl Maertz came from Kout which was a town rather near the border with Germany. A couple of members of my family took on the German form of their…"
"Mary Rice probably born around 1792 in Rhode Island, she died 23 Nov 1821 in Rhode Island. Married William Hammett Standish 25 Dec 1815. She had two known sons with William H Standish: Charles Edward Standish b 1817 and William Albert Standish 1820…"
My Friedrich ancestors came to California in the 1880's from Duderstadt, Germany and settled in California near Ventura.My grandmother was Margaret Friedrich Borchard. Her father was Adolph Friedrich. His parents were Franz Joseph Friedrich and Magdalena Huch. Franz Joseph's father was Ignatz Friedrich.
The Warren Wilcox that my Great Grandmother Amanda Stotts Fitz married in 1883 was born in 1845 and died at age 90 in 1935 in Iowa so there may or amy not be a connection further down the road. Warren had a son by his 1st wife by the name of Orson Jay Wilcox 1867 to 1947 and Orson Jay married Amanda Stotts Fitz and Jared Fitz's daughter Rose Fitz My Grandfather Marion Homer Fitz was Rose Fitz's older brother Keep in touch as you discover more things about your Wilcox line I had no idea until just recently my Great Grandmother had remarried a Wiicox after her husband died in 1882 in Ohio Smiles Valerie