Newport; Smith, Abels, Davis
I am searching the ancestors of Calvin Newport, wife Marget Abels. Would like to tie in to Christopher Newport, of Virginia in Jamestowne, whose ship the Susan Constant brought John Smith to Jamestowne. Am searching descendants of Christopher Newport to Calvin Newport and on down to Leota Newport Davis, my grandmother. We know the history ties in, but am having trouble finding it from Calvin back to Christopher, a founding father. I have located Calvin Newport in Dallas County Records, but am lost as to where to go from here.
Judy Johns Lewis--Thu Feb 19 08:26:44 1998
This information taken from the 1850 census Dallas County, Mo. I am searching for information, prior to 1850, on John Franklin age 60, born Virginia, and Susanah Foster Franklin, age 37, born N. Carolina. Children: John, age 17 born Moniteau County, Mo.August 20, 1834, served with Federal troops in 24th Missouri Volunteers, Company B, wounded at Battle of Pea Ridge, Ark. March 9, 1862, later a judge in Dallas County. I would very much appreciate information, especially prior to 1850.
Johnie H. Franklin--Tue Feb 17 18:46:41 1998
Jones; Bennett, Strickland, Walker
My grandfather was Green Street Jones. I believe he was born in 1870. His father may have been a Bills Jones and his mother had the name something like Dialtha. His siblings, probably older than he, were Sarah (Mrs. James Bennett), John Wash , Solomaon, Lemue , Nancy (Mrs. Zacharia Strickland), Lee and James E. Some of these folks went to Indian and Oklahoma Territory and some went to Texas. G. S. Married a Paralee Walker, daugher of Joseph H. Walker from Polk County (Pleasent Hope) around 1891. Charles Walker Jones
Charles Walker Jones--Sun Feb 15 13:28:04 1998
In the 1890 records of people who fought in the Civil War, Marion F. Webber is listed, with Long Lane, MO shown as his home. I believe this g-grandfather is also sometimes listed as F M Webber (initials reversed).
GB Brooks--Fri Feb 13 11:01:17 1998
Andrew V. Rose born 1847 and Jane L. Moreland born 1847 in TN raised a family of seven all believed to have been born in Dallas County. Children include M. Caroline b.1868, Thomas Jefferson "Bud" b Dec 6, 1869. James W. born 1871, John b 1874, Sarah Emeline b 1876, Francis L. "Fanny" b 1879, Elijah b Nov 1880. Andrew's father was Martin E. Rose b 1822 wife's name was Malinda. Martin's children were John W.,Andrew V., Jeremiah, Sarah M., Hester L., Malissa, Martin N., and Regina with dob's from 1846 to 1858.
Judy Patterson--Sun Feb 8 22:08:12 1998
Everett Jackson m. Frances Wingo 184? I can find Frances and her four children on the 1850, 1860, 1870 but Everett is never listed. Did he fight in the Civil War and killed? Need to know what ever happened to him.
Becky Sievers--Wed Feb 4 22:22:48 1998
Logan David Teague b.April 8, 1847- d.Jan.31, 1927 married on Sept. 5, 1869 in Dallas Co. MO. to Mary E. Chapman -b.June 7, 1851- d. Aug.31,1901. Both are buried at Macedonea Cemetery S.E. of Buffalo. They had 6 childern:(1)Sarah Menervia (2)Elizabeth (3)Julie (4)Henery (5)James Mickel (6)Virgil Leroy. Would like to find any information on Logan and Mary's places of birth and parents' names.
Verda Fulkerson --Wed Feb 4 20:59:08 1998
Henson; Jenkins, Weever, Duel, Ivey
I'm looking for descendents of Joshua and Sally Henson from Indiana. The children that were born in Ind. are James abt. 1837, William H.abt.1839,born in Ill. are Catharine abt.1843, David abt.1846. Born in Mo. Susan abt.1848. They were in 1850 census in Dallas Co.I'm also looking for John and Nancy Jenkins from TN. She's from VA. The children that were born in Tenn. were Thomas abt.1838, Simson abt.1839 John abt.1843, Hannah abt.1845, Mary Margaret abt.1847. Luisa and Lucinda were born in MO.abt.1848, in the 1850 census. David Henson and Mary Margaret Jenkins were my GrGr grandparents. They were married in Laclede Co. Mar.29,1868. Luisa married Harter Weever Mar. 29.1874 Dallas Co. Thomas Jenkins married Rebecca J. Henson Mar.20,1869 Laclede Co. William H. Henson married Malissa Porter Feb.15,1874 Dallas Co. Catharine Henson married Christian Duel, Susan Henson married Jessie Ivey 1875. They lived around Tunas Mo.
Sharon Scott--Sun Feb 1 18:42:42 1998
Taylor; Marlow, Cochran
Searching for information on John T. Taylor and family. He was living in Dallas County circa 1850. He married Dora Mae Cochran in Bristow, Ok. later in life. He is the son of Mills Drury Taylor and Amanda Marlow.
Brenda Buckner--Tue Jan 27 18:15:53 1998
Durrington; True, Stark
Researching in Dallas and Hickory counties, for my wife, the names of Durrington (Clint Durrington married Helen True early 1900s) and Stark (Joseph H. Stark married Nellie F. _________ about 1900). Joseph H. Stark's father was James Stark), born about 1834. Any help or suggestions appreciated! Also seeking cemetery names/locations/index in Dallas County.
Dennis Myers--Thu Jan 22 10:13:24 1998
Sisco; Holt, Vineyard, Stafford, Knighton
I am searching for descendents of the following, all married in Dallas County: Thomas Sisco married Alice Knighton 15 April, 1882. Mary Elizabeth Sisco married George Washington Vineyard 15 April,1882. Frank Sisco married Margaret Holt 16 April 1886. Sarah Jane Sisco married William F Stafford 14 Oct. 1875.
Kathryn Morehead--Thu Jan 15 14:05:25 1998
Gaunt; Gearhart, Engle, Evans, Smith, Seaton
My g-g-grandfather was John William (Jack) Gaunt, b 14 May 1834 in KY; d 24 Feb 1889. Married Exzonia Alicia Gearhart. Am interested in any information about the Gaunt family. Also Henry Evans who married Lavinia (or Sylvania) Seaton. Henry Evans served in the Civil War, but I don't have birth or death dates. With regard to the Engles, I would like to establish Cherokee ancestry with Sarah Ann Smith Engle,b. 20 May 1826, d 5 May 1903, m. George Washington Engle.
Sarah Thompson--Wed Jan 21 06:44:13 1998
John Clemmons (1822 KY - 1894 MO) and wife Macanda Houchin (1823 KY - 1902 MO) migrated to Dallas County from Edmonson County, KY in the 1870s.
Marna L. Clemons--Tue Jan 13 23:23:08 1998
I am trying to find the cemetery where my grandmother, George Ann Taylor Willhoite is buried. She marriaged my grandfather, Willian Juluis Willhoite on 3 July 1887 in Long Lane, Dallas County. She died on 12 July 1992? in Long Lane. Also, I am looking for the cemetery where Sarah M. Hagan is buried. She was the second wife of Willian Julius Willhoite,they were married on March 27, 1893. She died 30 August 1895 in Indian Territory. I am looking for information on F 74 Enrolled Missouri Militia, my great grandfather Ephraim Willhoite was in this unit. He was born in Greene County TN and moved to Webster Co. Mo. with his mother Catherine Bird Wilhoit Gourley),and sisters Elizabeth and Martha E. Wilhoit, and step father John Gourley. In the 1870 census Ephraim Mary M. and their children are listed in Washington township,Dallas Co. I would like to know what happen to Ephraim's sisters: Elizabeth and Martha E.Willhoite.
Levi E."Lee" Willhoite--Tue Jan 13 08:13:25 1998
I am searching for an Armelda J. Burris Depew. She was born 7/10/1840 in IN. She married a Joseph M. Depew in Wapello Co., IA on 3/16/1856. They moved to Urbana, Dallas Co., MO around 1870. He was a harness maker in Urbana. She died in Urbana on 3/20/1888.
B Peirsol--Mon Jan 12 19:43:02 1998
Waller; Gregg, Engle
I am searching for information on John Gregg who came to Buffalo, Dallas County before 1850 with his parents William and Susannah Gregg. He had brothers Samuel and Joseph and I am sure others although I don't know them. John married 2nd Mary Ann Engle. I am also looking for information on William Nelson Waller. He maried the Rebecca Ann Gregg daughter of the above John and Polly Gregg. William's father was Rodrick Palmer (Peter) Waller. They were also in Dallas county in 1860 and some relatives still live there.
Janet Johns--Mon Jan 12 16:04:16 1998
Hughes; Blacksher , Wisdom
Lucinda Jane Hughes, married Newton Blacksher, 1855 near Louisburg, Dallas Co., MO. 1912 she applied for a Widow's Pension. A General Affidavit, by Nancy A. Hughes, Post office Buffalo, MO. confirming that Lucinda was who she claimed to be and confirming the marriage. Another affidavit, by Roseann Wisdom, Urbana, Dallas Co., MO. Does anyone recognize this Hughes family? Lucinda was my great grandmother.
Clarence Grisham--Tue Jan 6 10:23:50 1998
I am looking for any information on my great-grandfather Monroe Todd who was killed in the year of about 1885 to 1887. His widow married a gentleman by the last name of Sharp and lived near Buffalo.
Dennis Ada,s--Mon Jan 5 20:36:00 1998
Kahler; Personet, Bennett, Ginn
I am looking for information on my greatgrand parents Joseph William Kahler and Martha Personet (?) who lived in Dallas, Co. Mo. in late 1880 and early 1900. Joseph William came from Pennsylvania with a brother Walter (?). My grandparents was Edger Vernon Kahler and Gurtrude Bennett who lived in the Reynolds community west of Buffalo. My father is Leland Webster Kahler and my mother was Emma Josephine Ginn of Half Way, MO. My great uncles were Mona, Rosco, Troy, Oscar and Gillie Kahler. They had a sister named Quzzie.
William Joseph Kahler--Sun Jan 4 18:54:05 1998
My Creek line comes from Monroe County KY. John Creek had a son William W., who had a son Norris who married a America Elizabeth Creek 4/29/1869 in (America was daughter of James Radford Creek, born 5/27/1854 in Dallas Co MO) Dallas County MO. They had children : James W. - born 9/22/1872; Jane Creek -9/20/1876; Albert Creek -9/17/1877; Benjamin F. - 11/18/1879; and Sherman C. - 1/24/1898, all born in Dallas County. I also have Radford Creek married to Elender O'Bannon and John Jacob Creek married to Lydia Margaret O'Bannon.
Pat Roberts-- Sun Jan 4 03:16:35 1998
The Wilkinson family lived in Dallas Co. in the 1850-1860 time period. James Kelly Wilkinson is the individual I am looking for. I have information that his older sister Lavinia Rose Wilkinson married a Samuel Cox in Buffalo in 1854. Any information on this family would help.
william Marr--Thu Jan 1 18:29:27 1998
Looking for information on the family of Felix B Huckaby and Laura Jones. They were married 11/17/1881 in Dallas County. They had 11 children, Ora, Elsie, Theodore, Joseph, James, Rhoda, Nina, Sarah, Daniel, Felix, Laura. I am specifically looking for information about Laura Jones. I want to know about her family.
Debra Jameson--Mon Dec 29 13:53:51 1997
Looking for Walter Edward Blevins b 8/30/1887 d 6/1965 in Mo. his wife, Nell Stafford, her father, Byrd Stafford from Dallas County, probably Buffalo.
K Blevins--Tue Dec 16 19:08:39 1997
I am searching for John Riggin/Riggins b. 1833 in MO d. 26 Aug 1876 m. Sarah Patterson b. abt 1840 in OH d. 1880. They lived and possibly married in Dallas Co. I know John is listed in census as where four children in another census (I can't remember the years). Three children listed in the latter census were Henry b. abt 1862, James C. b. abt 1864, Florrellon b. abt 1866, Charles E. b. 8 Dec 1868 in Buffalo, Benton Twp., Dallas Co. d. 13 Nov 1920 in LaGrange Twp., Bond Co., IL. Because of the courthouse burning down and destroying records in the years I was looking for, I was unable to locate anything when I passed through there in 1995. Looking for marriage or death/cemetery records for John and Sarah Patterson Riggin/Riggins.
Judy Neese--Mon Dec 15 18:05:42 1997
Cannon; Cooksey, Wood, Kellogg,
I'm looking for information on James William Cannon and Mary Ellen Cooksey. Their children were William Allen, John Wilson, James Crittenton, Francis Marion, Missouri A. who married a Kellogg, Louis Leadstone, Perry Madison, Sara Julia who married a Blankenship, Dock Cannon. Previous marriage to Mary Wood: Children were George Riley, and Thomas Bentley, George Riley died in Civil War. Can't find info on him. Who were James William's brothers, sisters, mother and father?
Pat (Cannon) Vido--Thu Dec 11 13:25:14 1997
I'm trying to find out about my GGndfthrs. younger brother Paul Jones b.1846 in Pittsburgh, PA. who, after being released after serving in the Civil War homesteaded on 30 acres in Buffalo, Dallas County, in MO. I have no record of him for 30 years while he was there. Did he marry? Was there some kind of catastrophe? During that time two of his nephews went to work for him for a few years, but we have no knowledge of what happened and why. He returned to his brothers home in Stewart Sta. PA in 1898 and resided there til his death in 1917.
George Allan Jones--Sun Nov 30 11:26:54 1997
Perry Morrow born April 13, 1888, wife Anna Brownfield born June 28, 1887, in Buffalo. Perry's occupation was carpenter and he worked for the Santa Fe railroad as bridge builder. He had several brothers and one sister named the following. J.Thomas, Chasly, John, Dillon and Anne. Perry and his wife are laid to rest in Dodge City Kansas.
Theresa L Morrow--Sat Nov 29 19:23:37 1997
Arnn; Underhill, Keller, Day
Searching for Walter Arnn, m. Sadie Underhill, early 1900's. Also Walter Day, m. Pearl Keller, also early 1900's. Day family settled around Urbana area, Arnn family in Springfield/Urbana areas.
Pat Day--Sun Nov 23 22:42:13 1997
I am researching the Audra King family. Passed away 1996. Was some way related to the Teeters of Bolivar.
James R. Roop--Tue Nov 11 09:27:15 1997
Billy Cox Wed Oct 1 23:13:41
I'm searching for any information on the James W. and Nancy Coatney family from Dallas County between the years 1830-1840. They later moved to Barry, then Lawrence County. One of their children was Matilda. James W. was born 1797 in Virginia and later lived in Tennessee before coming to Missouri.
Melissa Shelton Fri Oct 10
I am researching a William Henry Freeman and a W. C. Freeman. The dates are between the late 1800's to 1970.
Jim Bonner Sat Oct 11 09:11:00
I'm looking for the ancestors/descendants of Clarence Adolphus Bonner (March 22, 1888-January 1968, Son of James A Bonner (Urbana) and grandson of John Bonner and Jane McDowell
Winona Brown Turner Sun Sep 28
I'm looking for the descendants of John David Walker b:3/18/1816 in White Co. Tn. and d: 11/18/1874 in Dallas Co. Mo. John marrried Eliza Turner in White Co. Tn. on 1/10/1839. Eliza died 4 days after giving birth to their child on 9/29/1849. John shows up in the 1850 White Co. census, but moved the Family to Dallas Co. Mo before the 1860 census. John and Eliza Walker had 6 children they were: John Andrew, 11/9/1839; Mary E., 9/5/1841; Caswell, 8/15/1845; Sarah A., 1/12/1847; Reziah, 10/23/1848; and Lewis, 10/25/1849
What records I have show that they all died in Dallas Co. Mo.
Dee Bremer Tue Sep 23 19:05:43
I have James Huffman b abt 1813 that married Leanner Cresswell, (maiden name possibly Inks) in the home of Joseph Inks- Polk Co, MO. James had a daughter, Emily that married Thomas Meads of Camden Co.
Martha Tanner Mon Sep 8
David James Morrow born 1815 TN or near border of KY married Lucinda Young 1821-1874. They were not listed on the 1850 Dallas Co census but were listed in 1860, 1870 and 1880. David was one of the founders of Mt. Pleasant Southern Baptist Church - South in 1869 (and is still there). Other founders were John W. Fitch, Green Williams, Sanford and Martha Creek, Joel and Martha Garner, Frank Wingo, Nathan McDaniel, John Smith, Lucinda Smith, Nehemiah Smith, Caroline Smith and John Williams were all charter members. Trying to locate infor about parents of David James Morrow and Lucinda Young.
H. Meeker Metheny Sat Sep 13 07:17:34
Searching for families of George Thomas Meeker and Jacob Hulen (or Huling) Rambo. Area of Leadmine, Dallas Co., MO. Meeker m. #1 Rose Martha Rambo & #2 Susan Melvina Rambo. W/ Susan he moved to CO & raised a family. Died CO. Need Meeker's birth info. Would appreciate census info. Know some Rambo family history, but looking for book by Beverly J. Rambo entitled The Rambo Family Tree: descendents of Peter Gunnarson Rambo, 1611- 1986.
Carol Wagner Sat Sep 6
Am searching for decendents of Marcus E. Carter, wife Sally Marena. William Floyd (Buck) Caldwell, wife Malinda Jane Stokes; and siblings of James Cox Crawford, wife Malissa E. Know that part of the family was in Webster Co. in 1921, when Marcus's grandson, A. J. Carter, accidentally shot and killed his mother, Lizzie Thomas Carter McDonald. Am especially interested in finding decendents of Marcus's son, Sumner Winfield Carter. One known son was Solomon Carter. Families are known to have been in Hickory, Dallas, Polk, Camden, Webster, and Osage Counties.
Barbara Petty Sun Sep 7
Seeking info on Robert H. Underhill and family; Robert born about 1802 VA; married Sarah ?; Children: John Green, b 1831 TN or VA; William b 1832, Narcissa, b 1835; Marsamare b 1837; Virginia b 1839; Julia b 1841; Possibly some older daughters; Family moved to Greene Co in 1843; Moved to Dallas Co. MO by 1850 where Robert was a farmer. Stayed in Dallas Co. til death.
Peggy Fay Tue Sep 2 20:39:26
My g-g-grandparents, Robert N. Barton and Mary Ann Amos were married in Dallas Co. in 1871, later moved to Oregon Co., Mo.
Bob Myers Tue Sep 2 12:37:02
Seeking information on Bennett Highfill and John Gearrin. Both men were living in Dallas county in 1880. These are my GGG Grandparents. Bennett Highfill's wife name was Margaret S. and John Gearrin's wife name was Louisa.
Janel Salmen Tue Aug 26 19:21:36
Seeking information and descendants of James Whittier Osborn/Osborne, a Cedar County farmer born 1832 Marion County, Indiana, died 1915 Cedar County, Missouri, married 1859 Laclede County, Missouri to Elizabeth C. Davenport, born 1839 in Buffalo, Dallas County, Missouri, died 1911 Cedar County, Missouri. Their children were: Almira (from first marriage) born 1853 married Joseph O'Connor, James Whittier Jr. born 1860 married Mary Hayter, Rosa born 1864 married Reginald Buller, Mary born 1865 married John Edmond Pyle, Sarah born 1866 married ? Poughoff, John born 1867 married Alice Virginia Brown, Linnie Alice born 1869 married Cortes Pyle, Emma born 1871 married William Peters, Austin (Aught) born 1873 married Matty Gyler, Laura born 1876 married Grantin Shaver, and Shelby born 1879 married Corda Butler.
Janel Salmen Tue Aug 26 19:39:38
Seeking information and descendants of Mary Ward born about 1816 in North Carolina married about 1836 in Dallas County, Missouri to Jesse Davenport born about 1816 in Randolph County, North Carolina. They had two children: Austin born 1837 and Elizabeth born 1839 in Buffalo, Dallas County, Missouri. Mary married again about 1848 in Lead Mine, Dallas County, Missouri to Thomas Frederick Wheeler born 1812 in Tennessee. Their children were: Samuel born 1849, John born 1851, Jacob born 1853, Mary born 1854, Henry born 1856, Acel Night born 1853. They may have also lived in Laclede County.
Betty Flanagan McBee Sun Aug 24
I am looking for any information on Rhoda Flanagan. I can not seem to find her after 1880. My grandfather George Washington Flanagan married Sarah Elizabeth Huff at Long Lane in 1884. Also my grandfather had a brother named John Clark Flanigan, I believe. My father was born in Buffalo, Dallas, Mo. on12/18/04.
Chey Westfall Green Sun Aug 24
Looking for information on William Lee Westfall b. 4 May 1822 d.1887 m. Mary Ellen Simmons 24 Mar 1845. They had a son Warren Lee Westfall b. 1 Mar 1848 Polk Co.,MO m. Olive Bernice Seavey 14 May 1879 Polk Co.,MO. Any information on the parents of William or Mary Ellen would be great.
Mary-Lou Carner Sat Aug 23
Looking for information on Greenberrah Franklin born 1/14/1859 near Buffalo MO. Married Jeanette Dafford/Daffrow also born Buffalo MO 5/12/1863.
Sandra L. Smith Tue Aug 19
Both sides of my husband's family have roots in Dallas County. His grandfather, Alfred Smith, was born on Sept.20, 1891 in Buffalo Mo, Dallas County to a man named Andrew Smith and a woman named Melinda E. Hatfield. I don't believe they were married. Am looking for parents' names and info for Andrew and Melinda. Samuel H. Henderson was born August 16, 1816 in Warren County, Kentucky and died March 12, 1886 in Odin, Mo.. His first wife Mary Jane "Polly" Bailey was born June 2, 1829 in Stewart county Tenn and died August 16, 1863 in Dallas County. They moved to Dallas County about 1860. Had five children. Samuel Houston Henderson, my husband's great-grandfather was born Nov 2, 1858 in Buffalo, Mo, Dallas County and died \august 21, 1926. His first wife, Mary Glass and him had five children. Looking for names of Mary's parents and siblings or any other information concerning these families.
Gary Swift Wed Aug 27 21:34:54
Seeking information on the following persons: Hugh Swift, b. 1814 in KY or IN, m. 1st wife Step/Stepp/Stapp, children all born in Dallas Co., MO: Berry (b. 1838), William (1841), Tiriza (Triza or Louisa)(1842), Willis Harlan (1844), Lucinda (1847), Mary (1849). 2nd wife Margaret Glaspy/Gallaspy, maiden name Tibbs; children were Adaline, Jim, John, Julie or Juliann, Joe. Also Hugh's 3 stepchildren, surname Gallaspy: Fancis Marion, Alfred and Susan. Willis Harlan Swift m. Eliza Jane Rakestraw; their son Charles Lee Swift (b. 1873, Buffalo) m. Rosa May Tennessee Lopeman (b. 1880, Long Lane), daughter of John Lopeman and Margaret Green (a Cherokee).
Beverly Walker Wed Aug 6 21:37:10
My great-grandparents, Ebenezer Shattuck and Caroline A. and Carrie Sumner Shattuck died in Long Lane, Dallas Co., MO. He died 1 June 1916 and she died 7 Nov 1914. They are buried in the New Hope Cemetery east of Long Lane in the Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. I would like to know about the Primitive Baptist Church in Long Lane? And would ask suggestions about where to go to find out their lives and deaths.
Delia Wallin Tue Aug 5
I'm looking for marriage info on my ggrandfather Samuel Douglas Wallin b.1857 and either Mary America Dill b. 1869 or Hannah Dill b. 1871. What I am guessing happened is that Samuel married Hannah Dill first, she had the first 6 kids, then died. Samuel then married Mary America, and child 7 in Arkansas. Looking for infor regarding the death of Hannah Dill and marriage info for both women. Children were born between 1885 and 1900.
Homer Cheek Wed Aug 13 14:34:37
I am a descendant of Edmond R. Cheek, born about 1788 in NC, died 6 Feb 1876 in Long Lane, Dallas Co., MO. Married Susannah Owenby. I am looking for information about his ancestors. His father's name was Jeremiah who lived in Bedford Co., TN.
Wanda Oliver Tue Aug 12 07:43:11
Looking for information on Benjamin and Emma (Eana) Dooley. They are on the 1860 Dallas Co., census with children Sarah Anne (my g.grandmother) James, Elijah and Alfred.
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