Biography of Nicholas Dysart from the “History of Randolph and Macon Counties”

A biography of Nicholas Dysart from the “History of Randolph and Macon Counties, Missouri”. Nicholas was a son of James Dysart and Martha Cowden Dysart.

G. H. Walser’s “The Life and Teachings of Jesus”

George Walser, the founder of the freethought town of Liberal, Missouri, late in life authored the book The Life and Teachings of Jesus. Below is the link to the full publication on Google.

Estate Papers of Thomas Stricklin/Strickland


Courtesty of Judy Berndt, photocopies of the estate papers of Thomas Stricklin who died 1804. These are near impossible for me to read except to note names of relatives such as Zilpha Strickland and Slocumbs. Thomas Strickland Sr. died in Williamson county, Tennessee. He was married to Zelpha Slocum. They were parents of Thomas Stricklin/Strickland […]

Thomas Strickland/Stricklin married Zelpha Slocum

Thomas STRICKLAND, father of Thomas b. 1802 who married Elizabeth Shock, is believed to the Thomas who appears in the 1790 NC Sampson Co. census beside Samuel STRICKLAND Jr. However, there is a Thomas STRICKLAND who appears in court records in Sampson Co. NC during the time Thomas is in TN, so the link isn’t […]

Atwill Henderson and Rachel Jane Brewer and Family

Courtesy of Ed Henderson, this is a photo of Atwill Henderson, his wife Rachel Jane Brewer, and family. They lived in Chautauqua county, Kansas. Rachel Jane Brewer was sister of this blog’s David Natthaniel Brewer.

Bartholomew Pettit and Sarah Ann (Elizabeth) Butts

Bartholomew Pettit married Aarah Ann Butts, daughter of Zedekiah Butts and Margaret Grant, and settled in Delaware county, Ohio. Husband: Bartholomew + Pettit (1) Born: 1793 – , , Delaware (2) Christened: Died: 1850 Abt – Brown, Delaware, Ohio Buried: Marriage: 1823 Apr 17 Place: , Muskingum, Ohio (3) Events 1. Census: 1830 Bush Creek, […]

Rachel Jane Brewer and Atwill Henderson

Rachel Jane was a daughter of Daniel Levi BREWER and Catherine HEDDEN, and sister of this blog’s David Nathaniel Brewer. She was b. 6 Oct. 1852 in IN, d. 26 Sept. 1927 at Niotaze, Chautauqua Co. KS and is buried in Niotaze. Rachel Jane married, 29 August 1866, Atwill (Atwell) HENDERSON b. 28 August 1844 […]

Henry Carhart and Clarissa Everett, settled in Macon county, Missouri

Henry Carhart, son of John Carhart and Hannah Merritt, married Clarissa Everett. He eventually settled in Macon, Macon county, Missouri, she having died in Delaware County, Ohio. Husband: Henry + Carhart (1) AKA: Henry CARHEART Born: 1781 Sep 10 – White Plains, Westchester, New York Christened: Died: 1871 Mar 11 Buried: – Macon, Macon, Missouri […]

David Warren Jr. married Anna Bullin

Husband: David + Warren Jr. (1) Born: 1766 – , , New Hampshire (Likely) (2) Christened: Died: 1832 – Rochester, Windsor, Vermont (3) Buried: Father: David + Warren (1742- ) (2) Mother: Prudence + Whipple (1741-1820) Marriage: Place: Events 1. Census: 1800 Rochester, Windsor, Vermont. (4) 1800 VERMONT WINDSOR ROCHESTER CENSUS Joseph JEFFERSON 1 2 […]

Jesse L. Hackney married Emily Smith

Jesse L. Hackney, son of our William Hackney and Sarah Shannon, sibling of our William S. Hackney, was born about 1822 and died likely before 1870. He married 1847 Aug 5 in Wapello County, Iowa, Emily Smith, who was born in 1830 in Illinois. They had three children: 1. James Hackney b. circa 1848 in […]