Monday, August 3, 2015

A Million Mendenhall's: #12 & #13


Mendenhall #12: Aaron Mendenhall (1787-1841)


Birth: 26 Feb 1787 in Guilford County, North Carolina
Death: Bef 1841 in Guilford County, North Carolina
Burial: Springfield Friends Meeting House Cemetery 
        in High Point, Guilford, North Carolina

(Gravestone wasn't erected until 1941)


Relation to Me: My 1st Cousin, 8x Removed

Parents: Isaac M. Mendenhall (1756-1833) &
         Rachel Hoggatt (1761-1825)


Siblings:
1.Ruth (1779-1846)
2. Asanel (1780-1781)
3. Isaac (1783-1857)
4. Jacob (1784-1857)
5. Zadoc (1789-1875)
6. Mordecai (1791-1879)
7. John (1794-1833)
8. Miles (1799-1869)

Marriage: 03 Jan 1811 in Guilford County, North Carolina
Aaron married Mary Stanton (1792-bef 1841)--daughter of Samuel Stanton & Mary Marshall. 

Aaron and Mary had 4 Children:
1. Stanton (1813-1880)
2. Zenas (1814-1890)
3. Charity (1818-1845)
4. Eleazar (1822-1887)



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Mendenhall #13: Aaron Mendenhall (b. 1806)

Birth: abt 1806 in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Death: Unknown

Relation to Me: My 3rd Cousin, 9x Removed

Parents: Adam Mendenhall (1768-1835) &
         Amelia Broadhurst (1777-1821)



Siblings:
1.William Broadhurst (1802-1874)
2. George W. (1804-1885)
3. John (b. 1808)
4. Thomas (b. 1810)

Marriage: Unknown







Sunday, August 2, 2015

A Million Mendenhall's: #10 & #11



Mendenhall #10: Aaron Mendenhall (1769-1828)

Birth: 01 Feb 1769 in Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania
Death: 26 Sep 1828 in Columbiana County, Ohio
Buried: Middleton Friends Cemetery in Middleton, Columbiana, Ohio

Relation to Me: My 2nd Cousin, 9x Removed

Parents: Joshua Mendenhall (1727-1816)& 
(Aaron's parents were 2nd Cousins)




Siblings:
1.David (1755-?)
2. Jemima (1757-1851)
3. Jonathan (1759-1795)
4. Hannah (1762-1797)
5. James (1764-?)
6. Isaac (1766-?)
7. Martha (1772-?)

Marriage: 22 Nov 1798 in Birmingham, Chester, Pennsylvania.
Aaron married Lydia Regester (1764-1838)--daughter of William Regester & Abigail Hoopes.

Aaron and Lydia had at least 1 son:
1. William (1800-1882)


Residence(s) & Occupation(s):

~1805 (age 36): Ohio River Base
Land Ownership Records- Principal Meridian- Ohio River Base

~1809 (age 40): Columbiana County, Ohio
Tax List

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Mendenhall #11: Aaron Mendenhall (1785-1800)



Birth: 04 Mar 1785 in Guilford County, North Carolina
Death: 1800 in Guilford County, North Carolina
Age: 15

Relation to Me: My 1st Cousin, 8x Removed 
          Miriam Rich (1757-1846)



Siblings:
1.James (1776-1811)
2. Moses (1778-1847)
3. Dinah (1780-1817)
4. Charlotte (1781-?)
5. Miriam (1782-1842)
6. Elizabeth (1786-1837)
7. Charity (1787-1858)
8. Moses (1788-?)
9. Sarah (1790-1846)
10. Lydia (1793-1867)

Marriage: None- Aaron died at the age of 15 years old.


Residence(s) & Occupation(s):

~1785 (04 Mar): New Garden, Guilford, North Carolina
New Garden Monthly Meeting- Quaker Meeting Records- Birth


Today in My Family History: Week 31


Monday, July 27, 2015

A Very Happy Birthday to: 


~My Niece- a "Living Herrin"--7 Years Old


Tuesday, July 28, 2015

NONE


Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Happy Anniversary to:

~Samuel McCormack Hendricks and Elizabeth Sarles
My 3rd Great Grandparents
They were married on July 29, 1838 in Clark County, Indiana


In Loving Memory- May they Rest in Peace:

~Edna Grace Niles (1894-1934)--40 Years Old
My Great Grandmother
She DIED on July 29, 1934.


Thursday, July 30, 2015

NONE


Friday, July 31, 2015

In Loving Memory- May they Rest in Peace:

~Marion Richard "Mac" Mendenhall (1873-1948)-- 74 Years Old
My 2nd Great Grandfather
He was BORN on July 31, 1873. 



Saturday, August 01, 2015

NONE



Sunday, August 02, 2015

Happy Anniversary to:

~Dorothy Jean Hendricks and Paul George Jeckering
My Paternal Grandparents
They were married on Aug 02, 1947 in Dayton, Ohio.

In Loving Memory- May they Rest in Peace:

~Dorothy Jean Hendricks (1926-2010)-- 84 Years Old
My Paternal Grandmother.
She DIED on Aug 02, 2010.




Friday, July 31, 2015

A Million Mendenhall's: #8 & #9

Mendenhall #8: Aaron Mendenhall (1793-1864)




Birth: 04 May 1793 in Guilford County, North Carolina
Death: 14 Oct 1864 in Morgan County, Indiana
Burial: Easton Friends Cemetery in West Newton, Marion, Indiana

Relation to Me: My 1st Cousin, 7x Removed

Parents: John Mendenhall (1759-1835) &
          Ruth Brown (1767-1832)



Siblings:
1.Richard (1786-1876)
2. Benjamin (1786-1891)
3. Joseph (1787-1872)
4. Jonathan (1789-1792)
5. Margaret (1791-1875)
6. Ruth (1795-1882)
7. John (1797-1835)
8. William (1799-1852)
9. Catherine (1801-1864)
10. Benjamin (1804-1864)
11. Nathan (1806-1885)
12. Nancy (1808-?)

Marriage: 05 Apr 1816 
Aaron married Lavina Westfall (1794-1832)--daughter of James Westfall & Ann Truby.

Aaron and Lavina had 10 Children:
1. Cynthia (1817-1864)
2. Margaret (1819-?)
3. Joseph A. (1820-1901)
4. Ann (1823-1901)
5. John (1825-?)
6. Arena (1826-1899)
7. Katherine (1828-1906)
8. Silas (1829-1908)
9. James (1830-?)
10. Albert (1832-1898)


Residence(s) & Occupation(s):

~1793 (04 May) (Birth): Guilford County, North Carolina
Quaker Birth Records

~1850 (age 57): Madison, Morgan, Indiana
Farmer; Living with 4 of his children.

~1860 (25 Jun) (age 67): Madison, Morgan, Indiana
Farmer; Living with 2 of his children.


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Mendenhall #9: Aaron Mendenhall (1811-1872)



Birth: 22 Sep 1811 in Xenia, Greene, Ohio
Death: 20 Dec 1872 in Indianola, Vermilion, Illiniois

Relation to Me: My 1st Cousin, 7x Removed
          Lydia Anderson (1778-1850)


Siblings:
1.John Marshall (1809-1897)
2. Lydia (1813-1891)
3. Nancy (1816-1901)
4. Elizabeth (1818-1904)
5. William (1820-?)
6. Richard (1822-1889)

Marriage: 15 Sep 1858 in Vermilion, Illinois
Aaron married Elizabeth Jane Haworth (1820-1886)--daugher of James Haworth & Mary Elmore. 

Aaron and Elizabeth had 2 son:
1. Miles (1860-1943)
2. Milton (1862-1927)


Residence(s) & Occupation(s):

~1811 (22 Sep): Xenia, Greene, Ohio
Quaker Meeting Records- Birth

~1840 (age 29): Vermilion County, Illinois
Farmer; 5 Total people in household- No Slaves

~1850 (age 39): Vermilion County, Illinois
Farmer; Living with Family 

~1870 (age 58): Carroll, Vermilion, Illinois
Farmer; Living with wife and 2 sons


Thursday, July 30, 2015

A Million Mendenhall's: #'s 6 & 7


Mendenhall #6: Aaron Mendenhall (1690-1765)

Birth: 20 Nov 1690 in Concord, Chester, Pennsylvania
Death: 30 Apr 1765 in East Cain, Chester, Pennsylvania

Buried: Old Cain Friends Meeting Burial Ground
        in Coatesville, Chester, PA

Relation to Me: My 9th Great Grand Uncle
          Elizabeth Maris (1665-1691)



Siblings:
1.George (1686-1758)
2. John Jr. (1688-1765)

Marriage: 16 Jun 1715 in Chester County, Pennsylvania 
Aaron married Rose Pierson (1693-1771), daughter of Thomas Pierson & Rose Dixon. 

Home of Aaron Mendenhall & Rose Pierson-- built 1690--- picture taken in 2000s- via Google Images


Aaron and Rose had 8 Children: 
1. George (1716-1751)
2. James Joseph (1718-1782)
3. John (1718-1800)
4. Elijah (1719-?)
5. Elizabeth (1723-1785)
6. Aaron Jr. (1729-1813) (see below)
7. Rose (1733-1824)
8. Lydia Mary (1737-1816)


Residence(s) & Occupation(s):

~1715 (16 Jun) (age 24): Chester County, Pennsylvania
Marriage Record

~1764 (27 Oct) (age 73): East Caln, Chester, PA
Will

Will of Aaron Mendenhall:

East Caln, Chester, PA
27 Oct 1764
Aaron Mendenhall of Caln
To son Aaron 5 shillings (symbol). To daughter Lydia 200 shillings.To son John 5 shillings. Remainder to wife during widowhood and then to be divided between daughters Elizabeth and Rose. Executor: Son in law Caleb Kirk. Witnesses: Thomas Coates, Thomas Stalker, Benjamin Davis.



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Mendenhall #7: Aaron Mendenhall (1729-1813)


Birth: 13 May 1729 in East Caln, Chester, PA
Death: 10 Mar 1813 in Mill Creek, New Castle, Delaware 

Relation to Me: My 1st Cousin, 10x Removed

Parents: Aaron Mendenhall (1690-1765) (see above #6) &
          Rose Pierson (1693-1771)



Siblings:
1.George (1716-1751)
2. James Joseph (1718-1782)
3. John (1718-1800)
4. Elijah (1719-?)
5. Elizabeth (1723-1785)
6. Rose (1733-1824)
7. Lydia Mary (1737-1816)

Marriage: 11 Nov 1756 in Bradford, Chester, PA- Bradford Meeting House
Aaron married Mary Woodward (1735-1813), daughter of William Woodward & Eliza Marshall.

Aaron and Mary had 1 son:
1. Abraham (1766-1833)


Residence(s) & Occupation(s):

~1800 (age 71): Mill Creek Hundred, New Castle, Delaware
6 total people in household, no slaves

~1810 (age 81): Mill Creek Hundred, New Castle, Delaware
4 total people in household, no slaves


Wednesday, July 29, 2015

A Million Mendenhall's: #4 & #5

A Million Mendenhall's

Mendenhall #4: Aaron Mendenhall (1751-1793)


Birth: 23 Oct 1751 in New Garden, Guilford, North Carolina
Death: 26 Dec 1793 in New Garden, Guilford, North Carolina

Relation to Me: My 7th Great Grand Uncle

Parents: Mordecai Mendenhall (1713-1803) &
         Charity Grubb Beeson (1715-1809)

Siblings:  
1. Richard (1737-1773)
2. John (1739-1825)
3. Thomas (1741-1783)
4. Moses (1743-1835)
5. Stephen (1744-1822)
6. Mordecai Jr. (1746-1818)
7. Maris (1749-1750)
8. Charity E. (1754-1836)
9. Isaac M. (1756-1833)   

Marriage: 17 Jan 1776 in Center, Guilford, North Carolina
Aaron married Miriam Rich (1757-1846)--daughter of John Rich & Sarah Frazier.

Aaron and Miriam had 11 Children:
1. James (1776-1811)
2. Moses (1778-1847)
3. Dinah (1780-1817)
4. Charlotte (1781-?)
5. Miriam (1782-1842)
6. Aaron Jr. (1785-1800)
7. Elizabeth (1786-1837)
8. Charity (1787-1858)
9. Moses (1788-?)
10. Sarah (1790-1846)
11. Lydia (1793-1867)


Residence(s) & Occupation(s):

~1751 (23 Oct): New Garden, Guilford, North Carolina
New Garden Monthly Meeting- Quaker Meeting Records- Birth

~1790 (age 39): Guilford County, North Carolina
8 members in household- no slaves

~1793 (age 42): New Garden, Guilford, North Carolina
New Garden Monthly Meeting- Quaker Records- Death




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Mendenhall #5: Aaron Mendenhall (1797-1799)



Birth: 23 Nov 1797 in Lost Creek, Jefferson, Tennessee
Death: 1799 in Tennessee
        Died at age 2

Relation to Me: My 5th Great Grand Uncle

Parents: Joseph Mendenhall (1770-1833) & 
          Deidamia Hill (1775-1838)

Siblings:  
1. Richard Mendenhall (1794-1871)
2. Thomas (1796-1865)
3. William (1799-1853)
4. Jane (1803-1875)
5. Benjamin (1803-1855)
6. Joseph W. (1805-1857)
7. John (1807-1869)
8. Levi (1811-1879)
9. Elizabeth (1813-bef 1820)
10. Nathaniel (1815-1863)
11. Isaac (1817-1852)
12. Mary Polly (1819-1888)
13. Deidamia (1822-1861)


Tuesday, July 28, 2015

A Million Mendenhalls: #3

A Million Mendenhalls

Mendenhall #3: Aaron Mendenhall (1772-1840)




Birth: 18 Sep 1772 in Deep River, Guilford, North Carolina
Death: 21 Mar 1840 in Indianola, Vermilion, Indiana

Relation to Me: My 6th Great Grand Uncle

Parents: Richard Mendenhall (1737-1773) &
         Jane Thornbrugh (1737-1796)

Siblings:  
1. John (1759-1835)
2. Richard (1761-1845)
3. Jane (1763-1793)
4. Benjamin (1765-1835)
5. Charity (1767-1853)
6. Margaret (1768-?)
7. Joseph (1770-1833)     

Marriage: 02 Mar 1809 in Greene County, Ohio
Aaron married Lydia Anderson (1778-1850)--Daughter of John Anderson & Elizabeth Horney.

Aaron and Lydia had 7 Children:
1. John Marshall (1809-1897)
2. Aaron Jr. (1811-1872)
3. Lydia (1813-1891)
4. Nancy (1816-1901)
5. Elizabeth (1818-1904)
6. William (1820-?)
7. Richard (1822-1889)

Residence(s) & Occupation(s):

~1772 (18 Sep): Deep River, Guilford, North Carolina-- Birth Record from Quaker Meetings

~1820 (07 Aug ) (age 47): Guilford County, North Carolina
6 total people in household- no slaves.

~1827 (20 Jan) (age 54): Palestine, Vermilion, Illinois
Land Record- 80 acres in section 28

~1831 (16 Sep) (age 58): Palestine, Vermilion, Illinois
Land Record- 80 acres in section 27

~1839 (01 Nov) (age 67): Danville, Vermilion, Illinois
Land Record- 40 acres in section 27