Rose Ellen Fisher1

F, b. 18 August 1948, d. 21 December 1950
FatherArnie W. Fisher1 b. 29 Sep 1915, d. 4 Feb 1995
MotherJessie Marilyn O'Daffer1 b. 16 Oct 1922, d. 18 Mar 1989
Last Edited1 Jan 2001
Birth*Rose Ellen Fisher was born on 18 August 1948 at Denver, Miami, Indiana.1,2 
Death*She died on 21 December 1950 at Denver, Miami, Indiana, at age 2.2 

Citations

  1. [S42] Field/O'Daffer Family Bible.
  2. [S2] Florence (Wagoner) Field, "Ancestral File of Florence Field", Ancestral File.

Victoria Bernice Schmeltz1

F, b. 18 September 1902, d. 29 May 2002
FatherLewis A. Schmeltz2 b. 1880
MotherDora B. Hullinger3 b. 1880
Last Edited1 Mar 2003
Birth*Victoria Bernice Schmeltz was born on 18 September 1902 at Walkerton, St. Joseph, Indiana
Married Name As of 31 December 1925,her married name was O'Daffer.4 
Marriage*She married Thurman Devane O'Daffer, son of Edgar Ray O'Daffer and Rosalind Viola Wagoner, on 31 December 1925 at St. Joseph, Indiana.4,5 
(Witness) CensusVictoria Bernice Schmeltz appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, in the household of Thurman Devane O'Daffer; ED 18, sheet 9A, occupation inspector-automobiles, renting-$22 month, radio, no children.3 
Death*Victoria Bernice Schmeltz died on 29 May 2002 at Plymouth, Marshall, Indiana, at age 99; buried at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, South Bend. 
ObitVictoria Bernice's obituary was published in the Johnson-Daniel Funeral Home on circa 30 May 2002:

September 18, 1902 - May 29, 2002
Victoria Bernice "Bea" Odaffer, 99, four months shy of her 100th birthday, died of natural causes at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29, 2002 , in the Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, Plymouth . Bea, formerly lived in the Ardmore area in South Bend and had also resided in Mishawaka 's 100 Center. She had been a resident of Pilgrim Manor since March of 2001, moving there from Shady Rest where she had lived for three years.
Born on a farm near Walkerton on Sept. 18, 1902 . She was the daughter of Louis A. and Dora B. Hullinger Schmeltz. Raised in the Tyner Church of the Brethren, Bea played the piano and organ and loved to sing. She graduated from Tyner High School with the class of 1922, where she was a pitcher on the girl's softball team. She then completed the South Bend Business College in the class of 1923. On Dec. 31, 1925 , in South Bend , Bea and Thurmand "Devane" Odaffer were married. Her husband died on Dec. 6, 1973. Bea was a bookkeeper for the Studebaker Corp. for 40 years, retiring in 1964. Known simply as 'Aunt Bea', she displayed an acute sense of humor and enjoyed ballroom dancing and traveling. She was a member of the Eastern Star, Chapter 2, the South Bend Progress Club and the General Federation of Indiana Women's Clubs. She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Elks #235, the Ladies Auxiliary of the South Bend Shrine Club and the Scottish Rite and a Woman of the Moose, #1057. Bea was always busy and an integral part of the South Bend social scene. Bea is survived by a brother, Cecil Schmeltz, Plymouth, and several nieces and nephews. A sister-in-law, Lucille (Mrs. Eugene) Schmeltz, Walkerton, survives as well, as the Danny Swindle family, Newport , Michigan , long time South Bend neighbors and forever friends. Bea was preceded in death by her parents, her spouse, two sisters, Alice Wisenbaugh and Edna Miller and two brothers, Eugene and Robert Schmeltz. Visitation with the family will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, May 31, 2002 in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 1, 2002 , in the funeral home. The Rev. Charles Krieg, will officiate. Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery , South Bend . Memorial gifts in Bea's memory may be made to the Shriner's Childrens Hospital. 

Family

Thurman Devane O'Daffer b. 29 May 1905, d. 5 Dec 1973

Citations

  1. [S41] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph County Marriages, Book 037, Page 454.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S42] Field/O'Daffer Family Bible.
  5. [S41] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph County Marriages, Book 037 Page 454.

Elisha Sunderland1

M, b. 8 February 1850, d. 31 March 1917
FatherGeorge W. Sunderland2 b. 20 Oct 1827, d. 14 Feb 1911
MotherLouisa Anne Field2 b. 23 Feb 1831, d. 21 Jul 1924
Last Edited6 Jan 2012
Birth*Elisha Sunderland was born on 8 February 1850 at Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio; death certificate has 1847; tombstone has 1852; census records vary; 1850 is from military record.2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 July 1850 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 22, living with Jacob Bird family, one child, "Jacob," presumably Elisha Jacob if his date of birth is correct.4 
(Witness) CensusElisha Sunderland appeared on the census of 18 July 1860 Clinton Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 142, occupation day laborer, renting, 5 children, lived near the Field family, census ages vary considerably from other sources.5 
Milit-Beg*Elisha Sunderland began military service on 14 December 1869 at Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, Company B, 18th Regiment, U.S Infantry, detailed to arrest Ku Klux Klan members in South Carolina.3 
Milit-End*He ended military service on 14 December 1874 at Columbia, Richland, South Carolina; received a military pension for partial hearing loss.3 
Marriage*He married Mary Holly on 17 December 1874 at Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina.6 
CensusElisha Sunderland appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 at Blendon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, page 339D, occupation laborer, four children.7 
Description*He was described as age 40 years, height 5' 9 1/2", complexion ruddy, hair brown and eyes blue on 11 August 1890 at Central College, Franklin, Ohio.3 
Census*He appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 at Central College Village, Blendon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, ED 25, Sheet 6, married 26 years, 13 children all at home, owned home, occupation blacksmith.8 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 at Clinton Twp. (part of Columbus City), Franklin, Ohio, ED 8, sheet 13A, page 301, occupation odd jobs, married 39 years, 13 children, 10 living, 7 children and 1 grandson at home; son and grandson named Elisah not identified; by age it should be Efford.8 
Death*He died on 31 March 1917 at Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, at age 67; buried at Riverside Cemetery.2,9 
Occupation*He was teamster, previously worked as a blacksmith on 31 March 1917 at Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio.10,11 

Family

Mary Holly b. Sep 1843, d. 18 Apr 1936
Children

Citations

  1. [S98] "Military File of George Sunderland."
  2. [S46] The Franklin County Genealogical Society, Franklin Co. Cemeteries, Volume XI, p. 59.
  3. [S90] "Military File of Elisha Sunderland."
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  6. [S56] Ohio Death Certificate Index, Volume 8111, certificate 24442.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  9. [S56] Ohio Death Certificate Index, File No. 17888.
  10. [S56] Ohio Death Certificate Index.
  11. [S46] The Franklin County Genealogical Society, Franklin Co. Cemeteries, Riverside Cemetery, Mifflin Twp.

Sarah Sunderland1

F, b. 8 March 1852, d. 1 August 1923
FatherGeorge W. Sunderland2 b. 20 Oct 1827, d. 14 Feb 1911
MotherLouisa Anne Field3 b. 23 Feb 1831, d. 21 Jul 1924
Last Edited6 Jan 2012
Birth*Sarah Sunderland was born on 8 March 1852 at Sharon/Clinton Twp., Franklin, Ohio.2,1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 18 July 1860 Clinton Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 142, occupation day laborer, renting, 5 children, lived near the Field family, census ages vary considerably from other sources.2 
(Witness) CensusSarah Sunderland appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 755, occupation farm laborer, renting, 6 children at home.4 
Married Name As of 30 November 1872,her married name was Black.5,6 
Marriage*Sarah Sunderland married Cicero Black on 30 November 1872 at Franklin, Ohio; by Ezekiel Compton, J.P.5,6 
(Witness) CensusSarah Sunderland appeared on the census of 16 June 1880 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of Cicero Black; page 247, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.7 
(Witness) CensusSarah Sunderland appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of Cicero Black; ED 138, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 30 years, 11 children, 10 living, 9 at home.8 
(Witness) CensusSarah Sunderland appeared on the census of 28 April 1910 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of Cicero Black; ED 119, sheet 8B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 40 years, 11 children, 10 living.8 
Death*Sarah Sunderland died on 1 August 1923 at Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, at age 71; should be buried at Walnut Grove Cemetery, check record.9,10 

Family

Cicero Black b. 27 May 1853, d. 7 Oct 1934
Children

Citations

  1. [S98] "Military File of George Sunderland."
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  3. [S1] Census of Population.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  5. [S290] Franklin County, Ohio Probate Court, Marriage Records of Franklin County Ohio, Book 12, page 292.
  6. [S2063] Ohio County Courthouses, Ohio County Marriages, 1790-1950.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  9. [S56] Ohio Death Certificate Index, Cert. 46501-49500.
  10. [S1708] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Death Certificates.
  11. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  12. [S859] Willis W. Sunderland, Sunderland-Field Family History.
  13. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  14. [S859] Willis W. Sunderland, Sunderland-Field Family History, page 5.

Alvin Brown Sunderland1

M, b. 19 September 1857, d. 30 December 1928
FatherGeorge W. Sunderland2 b. 20 Oct 1827, d. 14 Feb 1911
MotherLouisa Anne Field3 b. 23 Feb 1831, d. 21 Jul 1924
Last Edited7 Jan 2012
Birth*Alvin Brown Sunderland was born on 19 September 1857 at Sharon/Clinton Twp., Franklin, Ohio; use dates from death certificate.2,1,4,5 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 18 July 1860 Clinton Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 142, occupation day laborer, renting, 5 children, lived near the Field family, census ages vary considerably from other sources.2 
(Witness) CensusAlvin Brown Sunderland appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 755, occupation farm laborer, renting, 6 children at home.6 
Marriage*Alvin Brown Sunderland married Dorexa Rena Aleshire, daughter of Benjamin Aleshire and Angeline Hollingsworth, on 15 September 1878 at Vermillion, Indiana.7,8 
Census*Alvin Brown Sunderland and Dorexa Rena Aleshire appeared on the census of 24 June 1880 at Howard Twp., Elk, Kansas, page 304D, occupation farmer, one daughter and one mother-in-law.9 
Marriage*Alvin Brown Sunderland married Mary Catherine Field, daughter of John Field and Mary Ann Wood, on 23 December 1892 at Rochester, Fulton, Indiana; by A.J. Briggs, minister.10,11 
CensusAlvin Brown Sunderland and Mary Catherine Field appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 at Odell Twp., Harper, Kansas, ED 71, sheet 4A, page 292, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 7 years, no children with this marriage, two children at home.12 
Marriage*Alvin Brown Sunderland married Mary Cecilia Francis, daughter of Joseph Thomas Francis and Mary Jane Miller, on 22 August 1907 at Franklin, Ohio; by L.P. Bradwick, with consent of parents; Alvin resided in Danville, Kansas.13,14,4 
CensusAlvin Brown Sunderland and Mary Cecilia Francis appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Harper Twp., Harper, Kansas, ED 68, sheet 1A, page 3, occupation farmer, married three years, 1 child, 1 living at home from this marriage.12 
CensusAlvin Brown Sunderland and Mary Cecilia Francis appeared on the census of 20 January 1920 at Etowah Twp., McMinn, Tennessee, ED 57, sheet 15B, occupation machinist helper in a railroad shop, renting, three children at home.15 
Death*Alvin Brown Sunderland died on 30 December 1928 at Etowah, McMinn, Tennessee, at age 71; occupation painter, married, buried at Etowah Cemetery.5 

Family 1

Dorexa Rena Aleshire b. 1857, d. bt 1886 - 1892
Children

Family 2

Mary Catherine Field b. Jan 1866, d. bt 1901 - 1906

Family 3

Mary Cecilia Francis b. 5 Jun 1890, d. 2 May 1956
Children

Citations

  1. [S98] "Military File of George Sunderland."
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  3. [S1] Census of Population.
  4. [S2063] Ohio County Courthouses, Ohio County Marriages, 1790-1950.
  5. [S1402] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Death Certificates 1914-1955.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  8. [S438] Indiana Works Progress Administration, Vermillion County, Indiana Marriages, Book 5, page 251.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1900.
  11. [S158] Jean C. and Wendell C. Tombaugh, Fulton County Marriages--Tombaugh.
  12. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  13. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  14. [S290] Franklin County, Ohio Probate Court, Marriage Records of Franklin County Ohio, No. 17164.
  15. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  16. [S287] John Davis and Jeannette Smith, "Ancestral File of A.B. Sunderland", Ancestral File.
  17. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Mary Elizabeth Sunderland1,2,3

F, b. 13 September 1859, d. 23 January 1940
FatherGeorge W. Sunderland4 b. 20 Oct 1827, d. 14 Feb 1911
MotherLouisa Anne Field5 b. 23 Feb 1831, d. 21 Jul 1924
Last Edited24 Jan 2012
Birth*Mary Elizabeth Sunderland was born on 13 September 1859 at Clinton Twp., Franklin, Ohio.4,1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 18 July 1860 Clinton Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 142, occupation day laborer, renting, 5 children, lived near the Field family, census ages vary considerably from other sources.4 
(Witness) CensusMary Elizabeth Sunderland appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 755, occupation farm laborer, renting, 6 children at home.6 
Married Name As of 20 November 1873,her married name was Locke.7,8 
Marriage*Mary Elizabeth Sunderland married Thomas Locke on 20 November 1873 at Franklin, Ohio.7,8 
CensusMary Elizabeth Sunderland and Thomas Locke appeared on the census of 18 June 1880 at Worthington, Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, page 249B, occupation farmer, 2 children at home.9 
CensusMary Elizabeth Sunderland and Thomas Locke appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 at Clinton North Precinct, Franklin, Ohio, ED 28, sheet 9B, occupation basket maker, renting, married 26 years, 4 children, 4 living.10 
Census*Mary Elizabeth Sunderland and Thomas Locke appeared on the census of 1 May 1910 at Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, ED 88, sheet 13B, occupation basketmaker-shop, renting, married 27 years, 4 chldren, 4 living; Jesse listed as widowed, Lawrence assembled cash registers.11 
CensusMary Elizabeth Sunderland and Thomas Locke appeared on the census of 7 January 1920 at Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, ED 150, sheet 9A, occupation basket maker, living with Lawrence.12 
Census*Mary Elizabeth Sunderland appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, ED 73, sheet 2B, widowed, living with Lawrence.13 
Death*She died on 23 January 1940 at RR #1, Union, Randolph Twp., Montgomery, Ohio, at age 80; informant Lawrence Locke of Union, Ohio, buried at Memorial Park Cemetery.2 

Family

Thomas Locke b. 27 May 1854, d. 29 Dec 1921
Children

Citations

  1. [S98] "Military File of George Sunderland."
  2. [S1708] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Death Certificates.
  3. [S2072] Joy Clarridge, "Locke/Shafer Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S1] Census of Population.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  7. [S290] Franklin County, Ohio Probate Court, Marriage Records of Franklin County Ohio.
  8. [S2063] Ohio County Courthouses, Ohio County Marriages, 1790-1950.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  11. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  12. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  13. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  14. [S859] Willis W. Sunderland, Sunderland-Field Family History, page 3.
  15. [S2072] Joy Clarridge, "Locke/Shafer Family Tree", Ancestral File, Mary Sunderland Locke's bible.

Isebelle Sunderland1

F, b. 25 November 1861, d. 23 September 1935
FatherGeorge W. Sunderland2 b. 20 Oct 1827, d. 14 Feb 1911
MotherLouisa Anne Field2 b. 23 Feb 1831, d. 21 Jul 1924
Last Edited6 Jan 2012
Birth*Isebelle Sunderland was born on 25 November 1861 at Clinton Twp., Franklin, Ohio.2,1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 755, occupation farm laborer, renting, 6 children at home.2 
Married Name As of 5 May 1878,her married name was Huston.3,4,5 
Marriage*Isebelle Sunderland married Henry Tuller Huston on 5 May 1878 at Franklin, Ohio; by E.W. Pegg, J.P.3,4,5 
(Witness) CensusIsebelle Sunderland appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 Scioto Twp., Delaware, Ohio, in the household of Henry Tuller Huston; page 287, occupation farmer, 1 son and 1 sister at home.3 
Married Name As of circa 1900,her married name was Greenlee.6,7 
Marriage*Isebelle Sunderland married Alonzo Clarence Greenlee circa 1900 at Ohio.6,7 
(Witness) CensusIsebelle Sunderland appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 Franklin Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of Alonzo Clarence Greenlee; ED 180, sheet 13A, occupation carpenter-building, renting, no radio, no children.6 
Death*Isebelle Sunderland died on 23 September 1935 at Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, at age 73; buried at Union Cemetery.8 

Family 1

Henry Tuller Huston b. 1851
Children

Family 2

Alonzo Clarence Greenlee b. 1874, d. 30 Oct 1956

Citations

  1. [S98] "Military File of George Sunderland."
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S290] Franklin County, Ohio Probate Court, Marriage Records of Franklin County Ohio.
  5. [S2063] Ohio County Courthouses, Ohio County Marriages, 1790-1950.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S859] Willis W. Sunderland, Sunderland-Field Family History, page 3.
  8. [S56] Ohio Death Certificate Index, Franklin, Vol. 7919, Cert. 54061.
  9. [S81] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Death 1958-98, Franklin, Vol. 19084, Cert. 92291.
  10. [S859] Willis W. Sunderland, Sunderland-Field Family History, page 7.

John Erwin Sunderland1,2

M, b. 27 August 1867, d. 9 June 1958
FatherGeorge W. Sunderland3 b. 20 Oct 1827, d. 14 Feb 1911
MotherLouisa Anne Field3 b. 23 Feb 1831, d. 21 Jul 1924
Last Edited7 Jan 2012
Birth*John Erwin Sunderland was born on 27 August 1867 at Clinton Twp., Franklin, Ohio; cemetery record is 26 August 1868.3,1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 755, occupation farm laborer, renting, 6 children at home.3 
(Witness) CensusJohn Erwin Sunderland appeared on the census of 16 June 1880 Sharon Twp., Franklin, Ohio, in the household of George W. Sunderland; page 247 B, occupation farmer, two children, three grandchildren, George (6), John (4), Edward (1.)4 
Name Variation As of 23 February 1892, John Erwin Sunderland was also known as Erwin Sunderland.5 
Marriage*He married Barbara Eggers, daughter of Dagobert Eggers and Katherine Merz, on 23 February 1892 at Franklin, Ohio; by barry P. Harney.6,2,7,5 
Census*John Erwin Sunderland appeared on the census of 26 June 1900 at Marion Twp., Franklin, Ohio, ED 39, sheet 20B, occupation electric lineman, owned home, married 8 years, no children.6 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 21 April 1910 at Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, ED 38, sheet 6, page 243, occupation carpenter, owned home, no children.8 
(Witness) DeathHe witnessed the death of Barbara Eggers on 2 February 1915 at Columbus, Franklin, Ohio; from complications of diabetes, informant J.W. Sunderland, buried at Walnut Grove Cemetery.2,9,10,11 
Marriage*John Erwin Sunderland married Leona S. (Veronica) Lorey on 13 July 1916 at Franklin, Ohio.12,13 
CensusJohn Erwin Sunderland and Leona S. (Veronica) Lorey appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at Swan Twp., Vinton, Ohio, ED 155, Sheet 5B, occupation farmer, owned farm, two children at home; mother Louisa living with family.12 
CensusJohn Erwin Sunderland appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Truro Twp., Franklin, Ohio, ED 219, sheet 11A, occupation real estate agent, owned home valued at $800, 5 children at home.14 
Death*He died on 9 June 1958 at Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, at age 90; buried at Walnut Grove Cemetery.2,15 

Family 1

Barbara Eggers b. 27 Sep 1872, d. 2 Feb 1915

Family 2

Leona S. (Veronica) Lorey b. 30 Dec 1893, d. 13 Nov 1948
Children

Citations

  1. [S98] "Military File of George Sunderland."
  2. [S46] The Franklin County Genealogical Society, Franklin Co. Cemeteries, Walnut Grove Cemetery.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S2063] Ohio County Courthouses, Ohio County Marriages, 1790-1950.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  7. [S290] Franklin County, Ohio Probate Court, Marriage Records of Franklin County Ohio.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  9. [S56] Ohio Death Certificate Index, File no. 7988.
  10. [S1708] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Death Certificates.
  11. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Walnut Grove, Franklinl, Ohio.
  12. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  13. [S290] Franklin County, Ohio Probate Court, Marriage Records of Franklin County Ohio, Cert. 40343.
  14. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  15. [S56] Ohio Death Certificate Index, Certificate 41318, Volume Number 15439.
  16. [S859] Willis W. Sunderland, Sunderland-Field Family History, page 4.

Erwine Huck1

F
Last Edited5 Oct 2001
Married Name As of 20 April 1839,her married name was O'Daffer.1 
Marriage*Erwine Huck married Ernest Davis O'Daffer, son of Richard Jacob O'Daffer and Arvilla Jackson, on 20 April 1939 at Fulton, Indiana.1 

Family

Ernest Davis O'Daffer b. 20 Nov 1892, d. 28 Jul 1972

Citations

  1. [S39] Jean C. and Wendell C. Tombaugh, Fulton County Marriages, 6 - 31.

Robert B. King1

M, b. 1874, d. 21 January 1921
Last Edited14 Sep 2002
Birth*Robert B. King was born in 1874 at Canada.2 
Marriage*He married Myrtle D. O'Daffer, daughter of Richard Jacob O'Daffer and Arvilla Jackson, on 7 October 1911 at Fulton, Indiana.1 
Death*Robert B. King died on 21 January 1921 at South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana; buried in Riverview Cemetery.3 
ObitRobert B.'s obituary was published in the South Bend Tribune on 25 January 1921:

Funeral services for Robert B. King, who died Friday at the Epworth hospital, will be held Tuesday morning at 9:30 o'clock in the Nelson Jones funeral rooms. Rev. Garfield Johnson of the Broadway Evangelical church will officiate and burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.4 

Family

Myrtle D. O'Daffer b. 23 Jun 1885, d. 12 Feb 1973

Citations

  1. [S39] Jean C. and Wendell C. Tombaugh, Fulton County Marriages, I - 367.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1920 St. Joseph County ED 263, Sheet 11.
  3. [S74] South Bend Tribune, Robert B. King, 25 January 1921.
  4. [S74] South Bend Tribune, 25 January 1921.

Elva May (Patricia) O'Daffer1

F, b. 5 July 1913, d. 31 May 1972
FatherAlvin Lee O'Daffer1 b. 5 Aug 1890, d. 16 Mar 1950
MotherIda Mae (May) Towne1 b. 15 Oct 1891, d. 4 Aug 1951
Last Edited14 Aug 2003
Birth*Elva May (Patricia) O'Daffer was born on 5 July 1913 at South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 16 January 1920 South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, in the household of Alvin Lee O'Daffer; ED 262, Sheet 8, Portage Twp., renting, occupation moulder-foundry; brother-in-law Cecil Towne living with them.2 
(Witness) CensusElva May (Patricia) O'Daffer appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, in the household of Alvin Lee O'Daffer; ED 50, sheet 16A, occupation assistant foreman-auto factory, owned home valued at $3,200, no radio, 2 children.3 
Married Name As of 24 June 1939,her married name was Yost.4 
Marriage*Elva May (Patricia) O'Daffer married Richard D. (Duke) Yost, son of R. Glenn Yost, on 24 June 1939 at St. Joseph, Indiana.4 
Married Name As of between 1944 and 1950,her married name was Rogan.5 
Marriage*Elva May (Patricia) O'Daffer married Edward J. Rogan between 1944 and 1950.5 
Moved*Elva May (Patricia) O'Daffer moved to Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, in 1964.6 
Death*She died on 31 May 1972 at Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, at age 58; buried in Tampa, no surviving children.7,8 
ObitElva May (Patricia)'s obituary was published in the South Bend Tribune on 31 May 1972:

Mrs. Patricia Rogan, 59, of Tampa, Fla., a former South Bend resident, died at noon Tuesday in a Tampa hospital after an illness of one year. She was born in 1913 in South Bend and had lived here until eight years ago when she moved to Tampa. Surviving are her husband, Edward J., and a brother, Everett O'Daffer of Mishawaka. Services will be held Friday in Tampa with burial there.9 

Family 1

Richard D. (Duke) Yost b. 21 Jun 1920, d. 19 Jul 1943

Family 2

Edward J. Rogan b. bt 1910 - 1920, d. bt 1980 - 1995

Citations

  1. [S48] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph Co. Births, Ch-34 - 1.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S41] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph County Marriages, Book 114, Page 390.
  5. [S74] South Bend Tribune, Ida Mae O'Daffer, 4 August 1951.
  6. [S74] South Bend Tribune, Mrs. Edward Rogan, 31 May 1972.
  7. [S44] Social Security Death Index,Patricia Rogan.
  8. [S74] South Bend Tribune, 31 May 1972, Patricia Rogan.
  9. [S74] South Bend Tribune, 31 May 1972.

Cecil H. Towne

F, b. between 17 July 1901 and 1902, d. June 1969
Last Edited23 Oct 2001
Birth*Cecil H. Towne was born between 17 July 1901 and 1902 at Indiana.1,2 
Death*She died in June 1969 at Pomona, Los Angeles, California.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920 St. Joseph County, ED 262, Sheet 8.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Harriet Ellen Shenenberger1

F, b. 13 November 1894, d. 21 April 1927
FatherJohn Shenenberger2 b. 1857
MotherEmma Hagley2 b. 1866
Last Edited18 Nov 2002
Birth*Harriet Ellen Shenenberger was born on 13 November 1894 at South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana.1,3,4 
Married Name As of 28 October 1914,her married name was Hensel.5 
Marriage*She married Ira Hensel on 28 October 1914 at St. Joseph, Indiana.5 
Married Name As of 16 August 1919,her married name was O'Daffer.1,4 
Marriage*Harriet Ellen Shenenberger married Ernest Davis O'Daffer, son of Richard Jacob O'Daffer and Arvilla Jackson, on 16 August 1919 at South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana.1,4 
(Witness) CensusHarriet Ellen Shenenberger appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, in the household of Ernest Davis O'Daffer; ED 263, Sheet 1, Portage Twp., renting, occupation inspector, auto factory, one stepson living with them.6 
ObitHarriet Ellen's obituary was published in the South Bend Tribune on 21 April 1927:

Mrs. Ernest O'Daffer. Mrs. Harriett Ellen O'Daffer, age 32, of 1917 Franklin street, died this morning at 12:15 o'clock in her home after several weeks' illness. She was born in South Bend, Nov. 13 1894, and had lived here all her life. Surviving Mrs. O'Daffer are her husband, Ernest, whom she married in South Bend, Aug 16, 1919; her father, John Shenenberger; one son, Clarence; one brother, Harvey Shenenberger, all of South Bend, and one sister, Mrs. May Teeters, of Niles, Mich. The body may be viewed in the residence until Saturday morning at 9 o'clock and then in the A.M. Russell funeral chapel until the funeral, Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Burial will be in Riverview cemetery.
22 April 1927. Funeral services for Mrs. Ernest O'Daffer will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the A.M. Russell funeral chapel, Rev. Ray Bird, of the City Rescue mission, officiating. Burial will be in Riverview cemetery.7 
Death*She died on 21 April 1927 at South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, at age 32; of tuberculosis, buried in Riverview Cemetery.8,9 
ObitHarriet Ellen's obituary was published in the Rochester Sentinel on 21 April 1927:

Mrs. Earl WICKS of this city, late Wednesday received word of the death of her sister-in-law, Mrs. Ernest O'DAFFER, 33, of 1016 Franklin Street, South Bend. Death, which resulted from a three months affliction of tuberculosis, occured Wednesday afternoon. The deceased, who was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John SHANANBERGER, had been a resident of South Bend all of her life. She was a member of the German Lutheran church and an active worker in that organization. The deceased is survived by her father, husband and several brothers and sisters. One son, Clarence [WICKS] aged 10 years also survives with the husband. The funeral will be held at the O'Daffer home Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Burial will be made in the Riverview cemetery.

[Note: This would be Harriet Ellen Shenenberger - Hensel - O'Daffer. The son was born Clarence Hensel. I don't know why his name would have been Wicks.]9 

Family 1

Ira Hensel b. 1894
Child

Family 2

Ernest Davis O'Daffer b. 20 Nov 1892, d. 28 Jul 1972

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920 St. Joseph County ED 263, Sheet 1.
  2. [S41] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph County Marriages, Supplemental Records, Book 48, Page 102.
  3. [S41] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph County Marriages, Supplemental Recrods, Book 48, page 102.
  4. [S74] South Bend Tribune, 21 April 1927 edition.
  5. [S41] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph County Marriages, 26 - 522.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S74] South Bend Tribune, 21 April 1927.
  8. [S74] South Bend Tribune, 21 April 1927, Section 1, page 6.
  9. [S124] Rochester Sentinel, 21 April 1927.
  10. [S48] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph Co. Births, H-10 269.

Ira Hensel

M, b. 1894
Last Edited5 Oct 2001
Birth*Ira Hensel was born in 1894 at Indiana; son of Edward and Jane Hensel, one of 13 children.1 
Marriage*He married Harriet Ellen Shenenberger, daughter of John Shenenberger and Emma Hagley, on 28 October 1914 at St. Joseph, Indiana.2 

Family

Harriet Ellen Shenenberger b. 13 Nov 1894, d. 21 Apr 1927
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S41] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph County Marriages, 26 - 522.
  3. [S48] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph Co. Births, H-10 269.

Clarence Hensel1

M, b. 4 November 1916, d. 15 February 1989
FatherIra Hensel1 b. 1894
MotherHarriet Ellen Shenenberger1 b. 13 Nov 1894, d. 21 Apr 1927
Last Edited18 Nov 2002
Birth*Clarence Hensel was born on 4 November 1916 at St. Joseph, Indiana.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, in the household of Ernest Davis O'Daffer; ED 263, Sheet 1, Portage Twp., renting, occupation inspector, auto factory, one stepson living with them.3 
Death*Clarence Hensel died on 15 February 1989 at South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, at age 72.4 

Citations

  1. [S48] Indiana Works Progress Administration, St. Joseph Co. Births, H-10 269.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index,Zip Code 46617.

Henry O'Daffer

M, b. 1789, d. 1864
FatherJohann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer1 b. 6 Jun 1747, d. 2 Mar 1816
MotherElizabeth Rowe1 b. 1759, d. 1826
Last Edited29 Jul 2004
Birth*Henry O'Daffer was born in 1789 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland.1 
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Hammond on 2 May 1817 at Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland; at St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church.1,2 
CensusHenry O'Daffer appeared on the census of 1820 at Washington, Maryland, page 135, 3 males, 1 female.3 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1840 at Salt Creek Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, page 187, 7 males, 2 females.4 
Census*He appeared on the census of 28 September 1850 at Clear Creek Twp., Fairfield, Ohio, page 486, occupation farmer with land valued at $400, two children at home.5 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 11 July 1860 at Pickaway Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, living with son David.6 
Death*He died in 1864 at Salt Creek Twp., Pickaway, Ohio.1 

Family

Elizabeth Hammond b. 21 May 1790, d. 12 Aug 1855
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S78] Pastor Frederick S. Weiser, Maryland German Churches.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1820.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1840.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

Elizabeth Hammond1

F, b. 21 May 1790, d. 12 August 1855
Last Edited31 Jul 2004
Birth*Elizabeth Hammond was born on 21 May 1790 at Montgomery, Pennsylvania; There are two readings from the Tarlton Cemeter; one gives her age as 65-2-26, and the other as 65-2-22.1,2 
Married Name As of 2 May 1817,her married name was O'Daffer.1 
Marriage*She married Henry O'Daffer, son of Johann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer and Elizabeth Rowe, on 2 May 1817 at Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland; at St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church.1,3 
(Witness) CensusElizabeth Hammond appeared on the census of 28 September 1850 Clear Creek Twp., Fairfield, Ohio, in the household of Henry O'Daffer; page 486, occupation farmer with land valued at $400, two children at home.4 
Death*Elizabeth Hammond died on 12 August 1855 at Salt Creek Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, at age 65; Buried in New Tarlton Cemetery.5 

Family

Henry O'Daffer b. 1789, d. 1864
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S57] DAR Pickaway Plains Chapter, Pickaway Cemeteries 1936.
  3. [S78] Pastor Frederick S. Weiser, Maryland German Churches.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  5. [S57] DAR Pickaway Plains Chapter, Pickaway Cemeteries 1936, New Tarlton Cemetery.

John D. O'Daffer1

M, b. 17 May 1819, d. 4 November 1905
FatherHenry O'Daffer1 b. 1789, d. 1864
MotherElizabeth Hammond1 b. 21 May 1790, d. 12 Aug 1855
Last Edited24 Aug 2004
Birth*John D. O'Daffer was born on 17 May 1819 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland.2 
Marriage*He married Hester (Hetty) Foust, daughter of David Foust and Margaret (?), on 19 September 1841 at Salt Creek Twp., Pickaway, Ohio.3 
CensusJohn D. O'Daffer appeared on the census of 28 August 1850 at Salt Creek Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, page 221B, occupation butcher with land valued at $500, widowed, two children, also a 48 year woman named Elizabeth Frederick from Germany, probably a housekeeper.4 
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Camp on 1 April 1851 at Pickaway, Ohio; License issued 4 Apr 1851.5,6 
CensusJohn D. O'Daffer appeared on the census of 4 June 1860 at Washington Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, page 75, occupation farmer with land valued at $21,000, five children at home.7 
Census*He appeared on the census of 8 June 1870 at Washington Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, page 549b, occupation farmer, land valued at $5,000,4 children and Emily, age 15, at home.8 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 16 June 1880 at Pickaway Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, page 473A, occupation farmer, four children at home.9 
Residence*He lived circa 1889 at Americus Twp., Lyon, Kansas.2 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 14 June 1900 at Americus Twp., Lyon, Kansas, ED 65, Sheet 7, living with son W.A., married 49 years, 4 children, 3 living.10 
Death*He died on 4 November 1905 at Americus Twp., Lyon, Kansas, at age 86; buried in the Maplewood Cemetery.11 
ObitJohn D.'s obituary was published in the Emporia Gazette on 8 November 1905:

John O'Daffer was born in Washington county, Maryland, May 17, 1819, and died at his home eight miles northwest of Emporia, November 4, 1905. The funeral services were held at the house at 10 o'clock, Sunday, and the interment was made in Maplewood cemetery. The choir sang a few selections. The pall-bearers were J. H. Howe, C. C. Clausen, W. C. Collins, Thomas Brislen, John Harmon, and W. J. Brewer. A large number of friends and relatives attended the funeral. Rev. F. W. Wilson, pastor of the United Presbyterian church of Americus, conducted the services. Mr. O'Daffer settled here about sixteen years ago. He has been a sufferer from asthma for many years but was always cheerful and uncomplaining. He was honored and respected by his friends and neighbors, and had a wide circle of friends and will be greatly missed in this vicinity. He was a member of the Presbyterian church. He leaves a wife and four sons to mourn his loss. The sons are Clinton, Charlie and Ben, who live at home, and Lue O'Daffer, who lives in Ohio.2 

Family 1

Hester (Hetty) Foust b. 3 Apr 1819, d. 12 Mar 1849
Children

Family 2

Elizabeth Camp b. 20 Oct 1834, d. 6 Jul 1915
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S148] Robert A. and Lois L. Hodge, Emporia Gazette Death Notices, 8 November 1905, page 4.
  3. [S18] Pickaway County Historical Society, Pickaway County Marriages, Henry King, MG.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  5. [S18] Pickaway County Historical Society, Pickaway County Marriages, Sam Jacobs MG.
  6. [S34] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Microfilmed State and Local Records, Batch M513162, Source 0288394 V. 45 date is 6 Apr 1851.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  11. [S148] Robert A. and Lois L. Hodge, Emporia Gazette Death Notices, 8 November 1905.
  12. [S27] D.A.R., Pickaway County Cemeteries, Tarlton Cemetery.
  13. [S27] D.A.R., Pickaway County Cemeteries.
  14. [S1] Census of Population Deaths within preceding year.
  15. [S1] Census of Population 1850-1900.
  16. [S1] Census of Population 1860-1900.

Henry O'Daffer1

M, b. 11 July 1822, d. 21 June 1896
FatherHenry O'Daffer1 b. 1789, d. 1864
MotherElizabeth Hammond1 b. 21 May 1790, d. 12 Aug 1855
Last Edited18 Oct 2006
Birth*Henry O'Daffer was born on 11 July 1822 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland; Buried in Tarlton Cemetery.1,2 
Marriage*He married Martha Elizabeth (?) circa 1844; maiden name may have been Whitemore (Whitemore), but no documentation; could be related to or confused with the family of David Whitemore, who married John B.'s daughter Mary.3 
CensusHenry O'Daffer appeared on the census of 7 September 1850 at Tarlton Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, page 242 , occupation laborer, land valued at $500, 2 children at home.3 
Census*He appeared on the census of 15 May 1860 at Perry Township, Hocking, Ohio, page 221B, occupation farm laborer, renting, 6 children at home; probably worked for Lewis Spangler.4 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 8 July 1870 at Clear Creek Twp., Fairfield, Ohio, page 549, occupation farmer, renting, 3 children at home.5 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 26 June 1880 at Salt Creek Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, page 516; occupation farmer, 2 children at home, name spelled "Oderfer;" Martha listed as Elizabeth.6 
Death*He died on 21 June 1896 at Salt Creek Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, at age 73; buried in Tarlton Cemetery.2 
ObitHenry's obituary was published in the an unknown place on circa 22 June 1896:

Henry Odaffer, Esq., an aged and respected citizen of this place, died Jan. 21st., aged 73 years, 6 months and 17 days. 

Family

Martha Elizabeth (?) b. 22 Nov 1821, d. 17 Apr 1903
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S27] D.A.R., Pickaway County Cemeteries, Tarlton Cemetery.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1850, 1900.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1860 Ohio, Hocking County.

Nancy O'Daffer1

F, b. 1828, d. 1888
FatherHenry O'Daffer1 b. 1789, d. 1864
MotherElizabeth Hammond1 b. 21 May 1790, d. 12 Aug 1855
Last Edited21 Aug 2004
Birth*Nancy O'Daffer was born in 1828 at Salt Creek Twp., Pickaway, Ohio.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 28 September 1850 Clear Creek Twp., Fairfield, Ohio, in the household of Henry O'Daffer; page 486, occupation farmer with land valued at $400, two children at home.2 
Married Name As of 4 November 1856,her married name was Wingler.3 
Marriage*Nancy O'Daffer married John Wingler on 4 November 1856 at Pickaway, Ohio.3,4 
(Witness) CensusNancy O'Daffer appeared on the census of 26 July 1860 Eaton, Jasper Twp., Preble, Ohio, in the household of John Wingler; page 161, occupation day laborer, 2 children at home.5 
(Witness) CensusNancy O'Daffer appeared on the census of 5 June 1880 Orleans Town, Morgan, Illinois, in the household of John Wingler; page 229C, occupation farm laborer, 3 children and a granddaughter at home.6 
Death*Nancy O'Daffer died in 1888 at Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois; her will is number 6575, Estate Admin., Probate Court, Morgan County, IL, buried at Antioch Cemetery, but not listed on internet index.7 

Family

John Wingler b. 1 Dec 1824, d. 8 Feb 1918
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  3. [S18] Pickaway County Historical Society, Pickaway County Marriages.
  4. [S34] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Microfilmed State and Local Records, Batch M513162, Source 0288394 V. 45.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  7. [S75] Shirley Aleguas, Morgan County Civil War Obituaries.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1870.

David O'Daffer1

M, b. April 1831, d. 16 April 1918
FatherHenry O'Daffer1 b. 1789, d. 1864
MotherElizabeth Hammond1 b. 21 May 1790, d. 12 Aug 1855
Last Edited21 Aug 2004
Birth*David O'Daffer was born in April 1831 at Salt Creek Twp., Pickaway, Ohio.2,1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 28 September 1850 Clear Creek Twp., Fairfield, Ohio, in the household of Henry O'Daffer; page 486, occupation farmer with land valued at $400, two children at home.3 
Marriage*David O'Daffer married Amanda Kinser on 18 November 1852.4,5 
Census*David O'Daffer appeared on the census of 11 July 1860 at Pickaway Twp., Pickaway, Ohio, page 226, occupation farmer, land valued at $800, three children and Grandpa Henry at home.6 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1870 at Monticello Twp., Piatt, Illinois, page 372B, occupation farmer, renting, 5 children at home.7 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 at Willow Branch, Piatt, Illinois, page 320B, occupation farmer, 7 children at home.8 
Marriage*He married Julia Amanda Frazier on 12 January 1888 at Morgan, Illinois.9 
CensusDavid O'Daffer appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 at Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois, ED 92, Sheet 13, renting, occupation teamster, married 12 years, 7 children, 3 living.10 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 at Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois, ED 99, Visit 153, renting, occupation fish ...., married to Julia 21 years, 7 children but only three living.11 
Death*He died on 16 April 1918 at Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois.12,13 

Family 1

Amanda Kinser b. 1834, d. 2 Sep 1916
Children

Family 2

Julia Amanda Frazier b. May 1866, d. 26 Jun 1939
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1850, 1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  4. [S18] Pickaway County Historical Society, Pickaway County Marriages.
  5. [S34] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Microfilmed State and Local Records, Batch M513162, Source 0288394 V. 45.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  9. [S66] Illinois, Illinois Marriages 1763-1900, Vol. D, page 2, license 4211.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  11. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  12. [S1] Census of Population 1910-1920.
  13. [S549] Illinois State Archives, Illinois Death Index.
  14. [S59] Karen Feisel, "Karen Feisel Ancestral File", Ancestral File.
  15. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History, page 64.
  16. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Johann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer

M, b. 6 June 1747, d. 2 March 1816
FatherMarcus Ohdorfer b. 1714
MotherAnna Walpurg1 b. 1724
Last Edited24 Aug 2004
Birth*Johann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer was born on 6 June 1747 at Ansbach, Germany; Johann Wolfgang Odoerfer.1 
Marriage*He married Maria Margareta Hassoldt circa 1765 at Ansbach, Germany.1 
Milit-Beg*Johann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer began military service on 29 October 1777 at Ansbach, Ansbach, Germany, marched out of Ansbach with approximately 400 replacement soldiers and embarked at Marksteft. "They had traveled on the ocean for twenty-two weeks and had to endure many hardships." 
Note* Arrived and camped on Long Island. 
Note On 13 October 1778; Punishment was conducted at our regiment. Two grenadiers had to run the gauntlet; Private Raufelder, who had attacked an artillery guard, ran eight times, and Recruit [Wolfgang] Ohdorfer ten times for disrespect." 
NoteOn or about in 1781 at Yorktown, York, Virginia; he was captured and taken prisoner in the Battle of Yorktown; marched to the prison at Winchester, Virginia, where he probably worked for local farmers or tradesmen. 
Milit-End*He ended military service for the Crown on 12 October 1782 at Winchester (probably), Frederick, Virginia; joined Col. Armand's Light Horse as a private. 
Milit-EndHe ended military service on 15 November 1783 at York, York, Pennsylvania; where Armand's Corps was disbanded; "John Odoffer" appears on the return of soldiers to the Commonwealth of Virginia, entitled to 200 acres of bounty land. 
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Rowe in 1788.1 
Census*Johann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer appeared on the census of 1790 at Washington, Maryland, on page 21, 2 males, 4 females in household, spelled "Odeffer."2 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1800 at Washington, Maryland, page 150, 6 males, 7 females in household, spelled "Odalpher."3 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1810 at Washington, Maryland, page 413, 3 males, 7 females in household, spelled "Oderfer."4 
Death*He died on 2 March 1816 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland, at age 68.5 

Family 1

Maria Margareta Hassoldt b. 1744
Children

Family 2

Elizabeth Rowe b. 1759, d. 1826
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1790.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1800.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1810.
  5. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History, page 34.

Elizabeth Rowe1

F, b. 1759, d. 1826
Last Edited17 Feb 2002
Birth*Elizabeth Rowe was born in 1759.1 
Married Name As of 1788,her married name was O'Daffer.1 
Marriage*She married Johann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer, son of Marcus Ohdorfer and Anna Walpurg, in 1788.1 
Death*Elizabeth Rowe died in 1826 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland.1 

Family

Johann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer b. 6 Jun 1747, d. 2 Mar 1816
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.

Barbara O'Daffer

F, b. 1792
FatherJohann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer1 b. 6 Jun 1747, d. 2 Mar 1816
MotherElizabeth Rowe1 b. 1759, d. 1826
Last Edited16 Feb 2003
Birth*Barbara O'Daffer was born in 1792 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland.1 
Married Name As of 26 March 1816,her married name was Haney.2,3,4 
Marriage*She married John Haney on 26 March 1816 at Washington, Maryland; at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hagerstown (spelled "Oderfer.")2,3,4 

Family

John Haney b. bt 1780 - 1790

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S55] Dale and Deborah Morrow, Washington County, Maryland Marriages.
  3. [S78] Pastor Frederick S. Weiser, Maryland German Churches, page 101.
  4. [S32] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Sealed Ancestral File, Batch 7516316, Source 0884522, page 56.

Catharina O'Daffer

F, b. 19 May 1796
FatherJohann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer1 b. 6 Jun 1747, d. 2 Mar 1816
MotherElizabeth Rowe1 b. 1759, d. 1826
Last Edited24 Mar 2001
Birth*Catharina O'Daffer was born on 19 May 1796 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland.2,3 
ChristeningShe was christened on 31 July 1803 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland; at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church.3 

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S79] Grace E. Clark, St. Pauls Church, Clear Spring.
  3. [S79] Grace E. Clark, St. Pauls Church, Clear Spring, page 24.

John B. O'Daffer

M, b. 9 September 1797, d. 11 March 1866
FatherJohann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer1 b. 6 Jun 1747, d. 2 Mar 1816
MotherElizabeth Rowe1 b. 1759, d. 1826
Last Edited31 Jul 2004
Birth*John B. O'Daffer was born on 9 September 1797 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland.2 
ChristeningHe was christened on 31 July 1803 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland; at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church.2 
Marriage*He married Mary Sword, daughter of John Sword and Mary (?), in 1826 at Washington, Maryland.3,1 
CensusJohn B. O'Daffer appeared on the census of 1827 at Lost Creek Twp., Miami, Ohio, state census.4 
Census*He appeared on the census of 1830 at Lost Creek Twp., Miami, Ohio, on page 29, 3 males, 2 females in household.5 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1840 at Lost Creek Twp., Miami, Ohio, on page 390, 1 male, 6 females in household.6 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 10 August 1850 at Lost Creek Twp., Miami, Ohio, page 54, occupation farmer, land valued at $11,500, 6 children at home.7 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 13 July 1860 at Lost Creek Twp., Miami, Ohio, page 240, occupation farmer, land valued at $11,500, 3 children and a John C., age 4; spelled "ODarfer."8 
Death*He died on 11 March 1866 at Lost Creek Twp., Miami, Ohio, at age 68; buried at Lost Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.9 

Family

Mary Sword b. 17 Sep 1808, d. 11 Jan 1863
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S79] Grace E. Clark, St. Pauls Church, Clear Spring, page 24.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1850-1860.
  4. [S320] Virginia Boese and Helen Oakes, Miami County, Ohio 1827 and 1835 Census, 1827 state census.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1830.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1840.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  9. [S54] Lindsay M. Brien, Miami County Ohio Cemeteries, date is one year off.
  10. [S216] Probate File of John B. O'Daffer 4275.

Anna Maria (Mary) O'Daffer

F, b. 22 March 1799, d. 20 March 1876
FatherJohann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer1 b. 6 Jun 1747, d. 2 Mar 1816
MotherElizabeth Rowe1 b. 1759, d. 1826
Last Edited16 Feb 2002
Birth*Anna Maria (Mary) O'Daffer was born on 22 March 1799 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland.2,3 
ChristeningShe was christened on 31 July 1803 at Clear Springs, Washington, Maryland; at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church.3 
Married Name As of 7 December 1816,her married name was Spickler.4 
Marriage*She married Samuel Spickler, son of Frederick Spickler (Spiegler) and Mary (Maria) Burgner, on 7 December 1816 at Washington, Maryland.4,5 
CensusAnna Maria (Mary) O'Daffer appeared on the census of 1840 at Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, page 122, four males, four females, plus two "free colored persons" aged 10-24.6 
Moved*She moved to Mt Vernon, Knox, Ohio, in 1840.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 27 September 1850 Beaver Creek Twp., Greene, Ohio, in the household of Samuel Spickler; page 464, occupation farmer, 6 children living with him, his son Wm Spigler, a blacksmith age 32, reported real estate valued at $3,270.7 
Census*Anna Maria (Mary) O'Daffer appeared on the census of 1860 at Beaver Creek Twp., Greene, Ohio, page 68, Samuel was a farmer with land valued at $4,800, only Adaline was living with them then.8 
CensusShe appeared on the census of 20 June 1870 at Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, page 250, $3,000 land, daughters Charlotte and Sarah living with her.9 
Death*She died on 20 March 1876 at Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, at age 76; member of the Lutheran Church.10 

Family

Samuel Spickler b. 20 Sep 1792, d. 24 Jun 1864
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S61] Jacob Burgner, History of the Burgner Family, page 78.
  3. [S79] Grace E. Clark, St. Pauls Church, Clear Spring, page 24.
  4. [S61] Jacob Burgner, History of the Burgner Family, page 70.
  5. [S55] Dale and Deborah Morrow, Washington County, Maryland Marriages, names spelled "Speigler" and "Oderfer."
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1840.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  10. [S61] Jacob Burgner, History of the Burgner Family.

Esther O'Daffer

F, b. 12 December 1800, d. 29 July 1866
FatherJohann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer1 b. 6 Jun 1747, d. 2 Mar 1816
MotherElizabeth Rowe1 b. 1759, d. 1826
Last Edited14 Dec 2011
Birth*Esther O'Daffer was born on 12 December 1800 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland; dob from tombstone matches church record.2,3 
ChristeningShe was christened on 31 July 1803 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland; at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church.2 
Married Name As of circa 1819,her married name was Eyer.3 
Marriage*She married Samuel Eyer circa 1819 at Washington, Maryland; place uncertain; Samuel was from PA.3 
Census*Esther O'Daffer and Samuel Eyer appeared on the census of 18 July 1860 at Lost Creek Twp., Miami, Ohio, page 100, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $8,000, personal $2,100, 3 children at home.4 
Death*Esther O'Daffer died on 29 July 1866 at Lost Creek Twp., Miami, Ohio, at age 65; buried at Lost Creek Cemetery; inscription reads "wife of Samuel Eyer."5 

Family

Samuel Eyer b. 1794, d. 15 Mar 1865
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S79] Grace E. Clark, St. Pauls Church, Clear Spring, page 24.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Lost Creek, Miami, Ohio.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  7. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Riverside, Miami, Ohio.

Sarah O'Daffer

F, b. 23 May 1802, d. 21 September 1885
FatherJohann (John) Wolfgang O'Daffer1 b. 6 Jun 1747, d. 2 Mar 1816
MotherElizabeth Rowe1 b. 1759, d. 1826
Last Edited1 Jan 2012
Birth*Sarah O'Daffer was born on 23 May 1802 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland; confirmed by childrens death certificates.2 
ChristeningShe was christened on 31 July 1803 at Clear Spring, Washington, Maryland; at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church.2 
Married Name As of circa 1826,her married name was Hawker.3 
Marriage*She married David Hawker circa 1826.4 
CensusSarah O'Daffer appeared on the census of 1830 at Beaver Creek Twp., Greene, Ohio, page 435, two children.5 
CensusShe appeared on the census of 27 September 1850 at Beaver Creek Twp., Greene, Ohio, page 462, (Spicklers were on page 464), 9 children, farm valued at $12,000.6 
CensusShe appeared on the census of 19 July 1860 at Beaver Creek, Greene, Ohio, page 67 (Spicklers on page 68, Samuel Odaffer on page 69) four children at home, farm valued at $22,050.7 
Census*She appeared on the census of 5 August 1870 at Beaver Creek Twp., Greene, Ohio, page 59, widowed, son David and daughter Martha living with her.8 
CensusShe appeared on the census of 8 June 1880 at Beaver Creek Twp., Greene, Ohio, page 200, daughter Martha living with her.9 
Death*She died on 21 September 1885 at Greene, Ohio, at age 83; buried at Mount Zion Park Cemetery.9,10 

Family

David Hawker b. 1800, d. 12 Nov 1864
Children

Citations

  1. [S51] Phares G. O'Daffer, O'Daffer History.
  2. [S79] Grace E. Clark, St. Pauls Church, Clear Spring, page 24.
  3. [S1] Census of Population.
  4. [S61] Jacob Burgner, History of the Burgner Family, page 75.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1830.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  10. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Mount Zion, Greene, Ohio.