Old Floyd County Queries

These are the old queries. Please post new queries to one of the query forums listed below:

  • Ancestry.com
  • Floyd County at GenForum
  • Floyd County at Kentuckiana Genealogy
  • Culbertson Widows Home
    Main St.
    New Albany, IN

    Donald Hancock Thu Apr 17 10:03:55 1997
    Floyd County In. April,17,1997 Seeking information on George Washington Hancock who lived in Greenville In. George was born in May 1848. He first married Belle Miller. He then married Mary Ellen Mosier. George and Belle had three children. George and Mary Ellen had five children one being my grandfather Ralph S. Hancock. I would like to know who George's parents were as well as his siblings


    Nancy L. Watson Fri Apr 11 12:45:58 1997
    Floyd County Query: My gr-gr-gr-grandfather Enoch Greathouse died while traveling in Spencer County in 1845. According to an article I found, he was buried by the overseers of the poor, after his possesions were sold to pay his funeral expenses, there was a balance of $14.00. He was traveling with a girl age 10-12 years old, whom he called his grandaughter. Has anyone heard of this gentleman and girl, perhaps a family story? I know Enoch had a sister Mary who married William Taylor from Floyd County, IN. Any help appreciated. Thanks.


    Theresa Loyd Tue Apr 8 15:32:36 1997
    Floyd County, IN --Looking for information on Eliza Jane SHANNON born 9-12-1839 in Floyd County, Indiana. She married Samuel Houston WINSTON (1837-1916). She died on 6-17-1894 in Fort Bend County, Texas. Her parents were Samuel (B:1807) and Mary (B:1809) SHANNON.


    Donald M. Hancock Tue Apr 8 1997
    Floyd County query April 8, 1997 I am searching for the parents of George W. Hancock. According to the 1900 census he was born in Floyd County and his occupation was listed as a butcher. He married first, Belle Miller, daughter of Jacob Miller, and his second wife was Mary Ellen Mosier. George died Feb. 18, 1922 and is buried in Greenlawn cemetery in Greenville. He was the father of Herman, Byron, Ralph, Homer, Grace, Ruth and Merrill Hancock. Ralph was my grandfather.


    Judi Copler Mon Apr 7 07:40:24 1997
    I am looking for relatives and ancestors in Floyd, Crawford, Harrison, Clark and surrounding counties with the surnames: Copler, Loughmiller, Timperman, Fessel, Gettelfinger (Gettlefinger?), Jacobi, Whitlock and Vernia. Judi Copler (Mrs. Patrick Kenrick) 90 Great Oak Drive Springboro, OH 45066 P.S. I was born in New Albany and grew up in Floyds Knobs.


    Arlene Waters Wed Apr 2 15:55:30 1997
    New Albany, FLOYD COUNTY, IN - Looking for information on or any descendants of Eugene Wright Richardson (died 23 Dec 1962) and his wife Ester May {Smith} (died 25 Dec. 1975).


    Jeralyn Whetsell Lillard Mon Mar 31 18:12:15 1997
    FLOYD COUNTY I would like to know if there are any records for the period of 1816-1817 that would show my 4great grandfather as being in New Albany, IN. I am researching John Frederick Whetsell or records my show WETZEL. He and his wife Elizabeth Straw Whetsell came from Wythe Co. VA. and stopped at New Albany for 1 1/2 years and then went on to Monroe Co. I am trying to find his records as to his entering Indiana. If anyone is researching Whetsell or Straw I will be happy to share my information. Thank you.


    Jim McDonald Fri Feb 21 18:28:57 1997
    Floyd Co, IN Query - 21 Feb 97, Looking for information on my gg grandfather B.D. RILEY, b 29 Dec 1831, in Floyd Co, IN. Married Mary CLAYTON 1854, died in Paoli Co, IN. His fathers name was John RILEY, he died in New Albany, Floyd Co, IN, his wife Rachel DALBY, died 1881 in New Albany, Floyd Co, IN. Any information on these individuals would be appreciated.


    Terri Adams Sun Feb 23 09:55:12 1997
    Floyd County Query - Feb. 23, 1997 I have recently found that my gr gr grandfather, Richard S. Shelton, died in the Civil War, March 8, 1865 at the U.S. General Hospital No. 4 at New Albany, Ind. I am trying to locate his grave. Are there any specific cemeteries that were for Union Soldiers? Could anyone help me please?


    Robert L. Harrison Mon Mar 3 10:24:45 1997
    Floyd County Query March 3, 1997 My grandmother, Laura Isadora Wilson, was born July 10, 1860 in New Albany, Indiana. She married Westley Church CA 1878 and divorced him before December 24, 1885. Westley deserted her some time after their marriage and was never heard from again. Her parents were James Wilson and Ann Harding. I would like more information on the exact dates of their marriage and divorce and additional data on her parents, grandparents, etc.


    Tina Cadena Tue Feb 11 10:55:51 1997
    FLOYD CO. Feb.11,1997 I am searching for the names of wife,children, of William J. Fredericy who was listed in 1850 cenus.


    Kimmela Schenk Tue Feb 11 19:39:53 1997
    LOGSDON Looking for descendents of Elisha LOGSDON (b.abt 1844 Grayson Co.(?)KY- d.July1905 in New Albany Indiana) He married a Mary Ann ALVEY 22Jan1865 Cannelton, IND. He had at least one daughter Sarah Ann LOGSDON b.1864/66 Perry Co. IND.- d.16Jun1952 Cairo ILL., married Andrew Jefferson WATHEN May1882 in KY. Elisha and his family went west around 1870 after his Civil War service to places unknown. He returned 21 years later dying in New Albany Ind. where he is buried. I would like to known whom he stayed with in New Albany as his daughter was in Kentucky.


    Jolene Laetz Wed Feb 12 09:44:21 1997
    I need to find out what information is shown in Circuit Court Book S, p.8. The person that I need the information for is John Adam Seidel. Thank you for any information that you can provide in advance. Jolene


    Alice Lee Thu Jan 30 21:45:47 1997
    Floyd Co. Jan.30, 1997. Seeking family of Josephine Smith, born New Albany, IN, Sept. 10, 1857; died St. Louis, MO, July 18, 1950. Second husband Presley Hicks. Mother Hellen___; father James Smith; known sisters Sarah Alice, Rosa, Kate. Family was in St. Louis by 1876; where were they before this? Any help will be greatly appreciated.


    Bonney Bielen Tue Feb 4 09:33:51 1997
    ASHBY I am looking for information on Jacob Ashby, born about 1850 in New Albany, Floyd County. He married LUCINDA JOHNSON in 1858 (she also born in New Albany). Jacob had at least four sons, Edward, Martin, George, and Richard; and at least one daughter, Ella. I am especially interested in information regarding parentage and would welcome information about LUCINDA JOHNSON as well. Thanks very much.


    Kimberly Wirth Mon Feb 10 17:31:56 1997
    Israel RANSOM married Lois NEWTON in Colchester, New London, CT. They moved to New York where several if not all of their children were born. Later they moved to Harrison Co, Indiana and some of their children resided in Floyd Co, IN. Their Children were: Russell Ransom born 1787 NY Alfred Ransom born 1789 NY Gladson Ransom born 1791 NY John Ransom born 1793 NY Israel Ransom born 1795 NY Francis Henry Ransom borm 1796 NY married 1872 in Floyd Co Hiram Ransom born 1801 in NY Married in Floyd Co, died in Harrison Co, IN Montgomery Ransom born 1806 in NY. resided in Harrison Co Julia Ann Ransom born abt 1806 in NY. Married William SMITH in Harrison Co, IN. I would like to share information with anyone researching this family.


    Barbara Towles King - Fri Mar 7 21:07:40 1997 Floyd county query, March 7, 1997 I know that my aunt, Blanch Willis Towles was born in New Albany on 26 Sept.1890. I would like to know whether Indiana issued birth certificates at that time and if so where I can order one. I have the entire Towles family tree in case there are still Towles's there who would like to have it. Blanch was the daughter of William Henry Towles and Adelaid Benedicta Humphries. All three are buried in Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, West Virginia. Thank you for your help.


    Pollyanna S. Miller Sat Mar 15 07:01:21 1997
    SPENCER COUNTY query of March 15, 1997 regarding birth of William Fillmore Inglemn October 1859. Mother was Mary Engleman (probably later changed to Ingleman) who was probably born c. 1840 in Floyd County. Family oral history says William Fillmore Ingleman's birth was illegitimate; and that his father's name was Donovan, supposedly from Floyd County


    Pollyanna S. Miller Sat Mar 15 07:02:41 1997
    FLOYD COUNTY query of March 15, 1997 regarding birth of William Fillmore Inglemn October 1859. Mother was Mary Engleman (probably later changed to Ingleman) who was probably born c. 1840 in Floyd County. Family oral history says William Fillmore Ingleman's birth was illegitimate; and that his father's name was Donovan, supposedly from Floyd County


    Charles R. Anderson Thu Mar 20 21:44:27 1997
    FLOYD COUNTY QUERY March 20 1997 Searching for any information on Mrs. MATILDA (TILLIE) COOPER , born WEBER, April 28, 1868, New Albany. Her name is very confused, listed in some sources as Priscilla Belle. She married WILLIAM HAMILTON in St. Louis MO. October 9, 1901.


    Linda P. Cohn - Thu Mar 20 07:35:25 1997
    Floyd County Query, March 20, 1997: REISTER, HAMMERSMITH: Looking for information on the parents, siblings, and descendants of Dominick REISTER, b. 23 Jan 1847 in Louisville, Ky, d. 28 Dec 1927 in New Albany, IN, and his wife, Elizabeth HAMMERSMITH, b. 23 Jul 1848 in Rheinbayern (now Germany), d. 9 Apr 1931 in New Albany, IN. They married 17 Feb 1870 in New Albany. Their children, Charles, Mayme, and Stephen were born in New Albany. Particularly interested in information about Dominick REISTER's family. Any help will be appreciated. Linda Cohn


    Natalie N. Morgan Fri Mar 21 14:16:31 1997
    Floyd County, March 21, 1997 I am researching John C. Clark. He came to Ky-Ind.area about 1806 from Va. He was born 1780. Built home 1817-18 in then old Jefferson County, Ind., east of Galena, Inda. on Navilleton Rd. Married Rebecca Hamilton Jones, dau. of Joshua Jones (b. Va-d.Ky), a regestered DAR/SAR Patriot. John C. Clark is shown in US Census of 1850 as John Clark, Sr. and his son, John Wesley Clark in next dwelling as John Clark, Jr. John C. Clark died in 1854. I need documentation of John C. Clark's parents.


    Judith H. Coe Mon Jan 6 07:16:05 1997
    HARRELL: James Phillip married Rose Baxter, b. about 1874 in New Albany, Floyd Co., IN. Their children were William Henry, b. 1891; Edith Geneva, b. 9 February, 1894; Chester Baxter, b. 24 October, 1897; Edgar James, b. 7 June, 1904; Millie, b. 14 February, 1912; Elnora, b. 9 September, 1913 and Shirley M., b. 5 November, 1916. William Henry Harrell, married Rachel Leah Lloyd, 6 July, 1913 in New Albany, Floyd Co., IN. Henry Harrell m. Nancy (?) in Clark County. Their children were William, b. 1867; James Phillip, b. 1870; Levinuas, b.1873; Bertha, b. 1875; and Henry, b. 1879. John M. Harrell, b.about 1821 in KY, m. 23 February, 1844, to Mary Ann Spencer, b. about 1830, KY. Children of John M. &; Mary Ann were: John, b. 1845, Henry, 1847, Mary, b. 1850; Nancy, 1853; Marcian, 1855; Theodore, 1857; and Parthenia, b. 1860. I would like to exchange information on the above families, or communicate with anyone researching the HARRELL surname. I am the granddaughter of William Henry Harrell. Thank you. Judith Harrell Coe Martinsville, Morgan Co., IN j730coe@sbcglobal.net


    Patrick Hays Sun Jan 5 23:54:48 1997
    I am working on a comprehensive history of the descendants of Anthony Fessel (1794-1863). These include people from primarily Harrison and Floyd Cos., IN, and Jasper, Richland and Clay Cos., IL. Names I need are Fessel, Seessengood, Schumann, and Gettelfinger, among many others. I currently have over 4000 descendants compiled from various sources, the main gaps being in people of the last 2 generations. Any information would be very greatly appreciated. Thank You.


    Patrick Hays Mon Jan 6 00:04:58 1997
    I am working on a history of the Reising/Rising family. Locations included are Harrison, Floyd, Putnam, Vanderburgh, Posey and Gibson Cos., IN; Cincinnati and Lancaster, OH; Champaign, Peoria, and Edgar Cos., IL. I have information on some branches going back to the 1600's in Germany. Associated families include Braun, Emge, Ohl, Walter, Noll, Eckstein, Bott, Vorgang, Hellenthal, Volz, Lotz, Sattler, Grebner, Waldschmidt, Rothan, and many many others.


    Ollie H Bochart Sun Jan 5 09:01:18 1997
    Floyd 1/4/1997 - Seeking information on grand mother ANNA LAMPK or LAMPKE died New Albany abt March 26,1907 was married to CHARLES BOCHART Had three children Felix, Corrine, and Ollie.Died in child brith of Ollie. CHARLES BOCHART parents were FELIX P. and PHILAMENIA Any one having information on any of the above names please contact by e-mail at EBVAC@AOL.COM: Thanks


    Teresa Thu Jan 2 22:24:18 1997
    Floyd County:01-03-97 -I am looking for information on the parents of: Glenn Bryant of Georgetown,IN. -m- 02-03-1926


    Sharon J. Collins Tue Dec 31 01:46:37 1996
    FLOYD CO. Researching the Phllip BYERLY family. Married Christina LUKENBILL. Known children: Solomon; George; Catherine; Elizabeth; Mary; Sarah; Christina Ann (my line) who married Thomas Henry ELLIS; Nancy & Margaret. Thanks for your help. Please e-mail


    Justin Green Sat Dec 28 16:18:02 1996
    I am looking for documented proof of relationship between JOHN SCOTT (b. 27 Dec 1781 Woodford Co, KY - d. 10 June 1862 Floyd Co, IN) he and his wife Anna Reasor are both buried in Mt Eden Christian Cemetery, Greenville Twp, Floyd Co. ANNA REASOR (b. 25 Dec 1797 Little Mount, Spencer Co, KY - d. 3 Oct 1845 Floyd Co, IN) John and Anna Reasor Scott were married on 10 Jan 1813, Spencer Co, KY their eldest son was REASOR SCOTT (b. 25 Jan 1818 Woodford Co, KY - d. 2 Apr 1890 Scottsville, Floyd Co, IN) he was Married to ELIZABETH DUNBAR (b. 15 Aug 1812, N. Carolina -d. 23 Dec 1862, Floyd Co, IN) I need proof that REASOR SCOTT was the son of JOHN SCOTT & ANNA REASOR. Any obituaries, birth/death certificate that prove that relationship would be greatly appreciated!


    Ruby L. Ewart Sun Dec 29 07:45:21 1996
    Floyd Co. query, 29 Dec 1996: Any info on David SILLINGS and Telitha CREECH m. 15 Jul 1854 Crawford Co. (possibly his 2nd marr.) His parents prob. David-1 Sillings and Nancy Crowder?; her parents Elijah Creech and Louisa Jenkins. David Sillings 1860 Floyd Co., 1880 Floyd Co. Not found 1870 nor later than 1880. Known children: James, Carrie, Charles, Clarence, Alfred. Appreciate help and will share. Thank you.


    Clarice Jane Snyder Thu Dec 26 09:28:13 1996
    Seeking, information about James Holsclaw who married Ann Enlow daughter of Jesse Enlow of Crawford Co. James and Anns son Enoch was named in the 1829 will of Jesse Enlow.


    Maureen Famolare Wed Dec 25 05:42:58 1996
    Floyd Co. December 25, 1996 I am looking for information of the family of Augustus Frederick Hankins b Feb 13, 1824 in Floyd County, Indiana. LDS states his father was John H. Hankins. Any help in this matter would be appriciated.


    Kelly Royse-Keefe Fri Dec 13 07:49:38 1996
    Seeking information on the parents and siblings of Madison MARTIN. Madison was born 20 Feb 1817 in Georgetown. He died 4 Feb 1876 in Greenville and is buried in the Union Cemetery. He is believed to be the son of Major Martin and had two brothers, Jesse and Henry. Any information would be appreciated.


    Rivers Schweitzer Mon Dec 16 13:46:57 1996
    </b>Floyd County Query December 16, 1996 Looking for information on Stephen and Elizabeth BISSETT who lived in this area in the 1860's. He was reportedly a French Huegnot and a minister.


    Jan Linser Sun Dec 15 07:55:48 1996
    Floyd County Am seeking parents and sibblings of John CASE born about 1806 in OH and Susanna (GUNN) CASE born Apr. 15, 1812 in IN. They were married on Feb. 24, 1831 in Floyd County, IN.


    Kelly Royse-Keefe Fri Dec 13 07:49:38 1996
    Seeking information on the parents and siblings of Madison MARTIN. Madison was born 20 Feb 1817 in Georgetown. He died 4 Feb 1876 in Greenville and is buried in the Union Cemetery. He is believed to be the son of Major Martin and had two brothers, Jesse and Henry. Any information would be appreciated.</b>


    Erin M. Palli Wed Dec 11 11:01:31 1996
    Desperately seeking information on Jesse Mae POTTER Hobson. I have no birth dates or death dates, but she would have been born around 1885 - 1890. She married William Edwin Hobson and they had five children (Anna Lee, Garland, Potter, Graham, and Raymond). I know she is buried in Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Jeffersonville next to her husband but nothing more of her is known to me. I am working with someone on the Hobson line, so only Potter knowledge is needed. This line has eluded me for quite sometime. Any info whether related or not would be deeply appreciated, even speculations would be more than welcome. She would possibly be found in Harrison and Floyd County, as well as Clark County.


    R Jay Williamson Sun Dec 1 21:10:04 1996
    Sarah CHURCHMAN was born in 1827 in Harrison Co. She has been listed in some records as Sarah Churchill. She later married James Calvin ROUTH, 10 Sep 1846, in Floyd Co. Sarah's ancestors are needed.


    Bob Sterrett Sun Nov 24 05:27:50 1996
    </b>Floyd Co., IN Seeking info on ancestors of David Tyler, died 1832 Floyd Co., Adam Utz died 1846, Georgetown Isaac R Richards, died Feb 23, 1888, his wife Margaret Snapp James Ollis, born about 1830, his wife Martha Marshall Jesse Dewees, born about 1820, his wife Anna Lindsay LeRoy Jenkins, born 1824, his wife Charlotte Baylor


    Leslie L. Fierstat Thu Nov 21 13:26:34 1996
    Looking for ancestors of the surnames, HAWKINS AND KENNEDY. Henry Kennedy from GA married Anna Hawkins of IN. They had Kate, Lucille, Reida, Emma, and Alfred KENNEDY (born 1845). Alfred married (wife's name unknown) and bore Alfred Nelson KENNEDY. Alfred Nelson married Iva Gerturde De Spain and bore my grandmother, Buena Endora (1912) and Lillian Melvina Kennedy. Also, searching for Edwin Fenton HOLDEN, my maternal grandfather. He was born in 1899. These families may have also lived in Washington, Clark, and Floyd Counties.


    Ellsworth Arion Tue Nov 19 21:11:31 1996
    Floyd County Query, 19 November 1996. Looking for information re HENRY ELSWORTH TYLER born in Floyd Co., 26 August 1861 to Adam Jefferson Tyler and Elizabeth J. Engleman. Sibling info would be appreciated. Thank you.


    Sharon Wilson Tue Nov 19 10:26:35 1996
    Need information on ROBERT MATTINGLY, b.1816 Ky. A physician in New Albany, IND. All information would be appreciated. Thanks


    Toni Mann Tue Nov 19 12:55:37 1996
    Floyd County Query: Researching MANN line. Louis Levi MANN b. 1901, New Albany. Calvin Louis MANN b. 1875, m. N. Dunlap. Louis C. MANN b. 1836, married Martha Brown. Louis MANN b. 1804, married Mary Nugent. Please E- mail me if you have further info.


    Pam Munro Sat Nov 2 13:33:06 1996
    Floyd Co., 2 Nov. 1996. Looking for information about the parents or siblings of Hulda LLOYD (married Monelius FISHER 1848, New Albany; later married Augustus EISMAN, Conrad KROUSGRILL), died New Albany 1925. Censuses give her birthplace as KY (where?), probably in 1832-33. Other LLOYDS born KY who married in New Albany around the same time were James and Rachel (married Alexander JACKSON); perhaps they were Hulda's siblings. Any information or suggestions welcome; I can offer lots of information on the FISHER family.


    Craig Beeman Sat Nov 2 18:40:25 1996
    Seeking contact with descendants and/or researchers of the STROUD families of Crawford, Harrison, & Floyd Counties, IN. Tracking the descendants of Thomas, John, & Jesse STROUD who came to IN from NC shortly after 1800. There are many descendants of these three brothers who still live in the Crawford, Harrison, & Floyd Counties area of IN today.


    Sharon Lamb Sat Nov 2 20:16:23 1996
    I have the Marriage Return for my husband, John Lamb's, great grandfather, EDWARD LAMB. I also have a copy of his Marriage Certificate which lists his name as both EDMUND LAMB and EDWARD LAMB. Edward was 23 years old on August 12, 1888 when he married Emma Tipps in Canton, Washington County, Indiana. It lists his county of birth as Floyd County, Indiana. His father is listed as LEWIS LAMB and his mother as CHRISTINA LIBBY. I have reviewed the extensive geneology at the Floyd County Library several years old and a file on a Mary Lamb, but was unable to find a connection for Edward. The Lambs also appear to have move to Champaign, Illinois as some point because Edward's son, John H. Lamb, was born there.


    Fran Fischer Fri Oct 18 19:08:03 1996
    FLOYD COUNTY QUERY 18 October, 1996 MUTCH/MARTIN Looking for information on John Mutch b 1860 IN m Lydia C b 1861 IN. Children: Lee b 1898 IN m Dorothy Martin 1927 and Anna G b 1891 IN. According to 1920 census they were living in Floyd Co., IN. Any information would be appreciated.


    Fran Fischer Fri Oct 18 19:14:41 1996
    MARTIN Looking for information on Morris C. Martin b 1881 KY d 1943, buried St. Michaels Cemetery, New Albany. Married Mary Eva b 1886 IN. Children: Lucille b 1909; Virginia b 1910; Helen b 1916 and Mary E b 1920. Morris' parents are Morris b 1850 KY and Mary G. Martin b 1852 Germany. Any help would be appreciated.


    Joe Reinhart Sun Oct 20 11:34:58 1996
    JOE REINHART: MEMBER, SONS OF UNION VETERANS Oct.20,1996 Henry LUFFT, Pat MARONEY, Nathanial MOORE, Nicholas NEFFE, Chas.PARROD, James PYLES, John ROSS, James H.WILLIS and Bailey WILLIS were members of the SIXTH KENTUCKY VOLUNTEER INFANTRY REGIMENT(UNION)1861-1864. They were listed as being. from NEW ALBANY,FLOYD COUNTY, INDIANA. I am writing a history of this regiment and seeking access to letters, diaries and photos of members of this regiment. About 60 men from Indiana were members of this regiment, many were German-born.


    Angela Doan Thu Oct 10 15:53:47 1996
    Floyd County Query 10/10/96 I am looking for anyone researching the DOAN and NEELD surnames in or near the New Albany area anytime in the 1800's and the 1900's. Please email me if you want to share/trade info! Thanks - Angie


    Jenny Page Fri Oct 4 13:31:28 1996
    Oct. 4, 1996 Floyd County Info on my gggg grandfather Samuel B. Alderson married in Floyd County on Sept. 28, 1828 to Marinda Swope. Looking parents names, if he lived in Floyd County or just came there to get married.


    Stephanie Wright Fri Oct 4 18:56:24 1996
    Am looking for ANY information on the following people: William WRIGHT b.1776 VA d.185? Lanesville, IN m.1807? Mary INYARD b.17? d.182? Franklin T.S.,IN. Known Children: Andrew WRIGHT b.8Aug1808, Franklin T.S. Samuel Roberson WRIGHT b.22Sep1816, Franklin T.S. James WRIGHT b.1818, Franklin T.S., Adam WRIGHT b.1821, Franklin, Mary Jane WRIGHT COLE b.1820-1825, Franklin T.S., Harriet WRIGHT b.1826, Franklin T.S. Am looking forward to sharing any information! Thanks, Stephanie


    Beth Haring Tue Oct 1 07:34:39 1996
    DAVIS, John Adolphus "Squire" wife, Hannah ? Several children, dau Rachel, b. Floyd Co 1849. Would like more info on "Squire" Davis and his wife (what was her maiden name?). Any help apprecited. Rachel was my ggm. Beth Haring


    Rick Bunchman Tue Oct 1 20:03:39 1996
    Floyd Co October 1st 1996 I am trying to locate my ggrandfather who appears in the 1860, ward 2 census for Floyd Co. His name was Michael Buntzman, his wife was Lona or Lonia and his children were: Barbara, Michael, Eve, Emma, and John. I am trying to locate birth info on the last three children and death records for the parents Michael and Lona. The last name may have been spelled Bunzmann or Bunsman or Bunchman. In 1870 all five children appear in the Metropolis City Illinois census. I think the trail of migration was called the Buffalo Trace Trail that lead them to south central Illinois then to southern Illinois. Are there any records of people who migrated on this trail? Your help would be really appreciated, I have been searching for a long time to find this information.


    Charmaine Welker Sat Sep 7 05:40:56 1996
    Floyd Co Query 7 Sept 1996 Interested in correspondence with descendants of Daniel WELKER b 15 Nov 1786 PA d 10 Aug 1860 Floyd Co IN mar. Nancy REAGAN 18 Apr 1808 Jefferson Co KY. Known children: 1) Henry William WELKER  2) Salome WELKER  3)Amos Washington WELKER  4)John Wesley Welker  5)Mary Ann Welker  6)Susana E. Welker  7)George J Welker  8)Samuel C Welker  9) Benjamin F. Welker.


    Charles Money Sat Sep 7 17:50:23 1996
    Floyd County 9/7/96 Looking for information on the Money family from Floyd County. Philip Money b. 1844 d. ?? m. Sarah Ham b. 1853 d. 12 May 1907 ... Robert Emett Money b. 8 Oct 1879 d. 27 Nov 1939 m. 8 Mar 1900 ... + Flora Belle Bline b. Dec 1883 d. Dec 1914 Thanks in advance.


    Ron Schroll Sat Sep 14 20:38:33 1996
    Floyd County Query Sept 14, 1996 My wife's grandmother was Henrietta "Hattie" Hanley who was born in New Albany, Floyd Co. on 28 Feb. 1886. She was baptized at Holy Trinity Church, New Albany. We are looking for information about Henrietta and her parents, William Hanley and Mary Jane Buckley. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks.


    Terry Bodkin Tue Sep 17 14:39:10 1996
    HUTT, KNABLE, RICE: Seeking info, records of my Gr Grandfather William HUTT, b July 1843, lived in Kokomo, Center Twp, Howard Co, c1900, worked as a machinist at a Glass Works; also William's dau Margaret HUTT, b July 1875 Indiana, md c 1895 Henry KNABLE, b Dec 1862, they lived in Kokomo at time of 1900 Census and had dau Mary E. KNABLE, b may 1898, Margaret also had son Henry RICE, b Sep 1892 by 1st marriage. Henry Knable worked at a Glass Works 1900. Any information of these or related persons greatly appreciated. HUTTS also lived earlier in Floyd and Madison Counties.


    Terry Bodkin Tue Sep 17 15:11:19 1996
    MARSH, HUTT: Seeking records/info of ancestors James MARSH, b Dec 1854, and Elizabeth A. HUTT, b Aug 1867, md Dec 1882 Floyd Co, IN and lived in Summitville, Van Buren Twp, Madison Co, IN at time of 1900 Census. William known to have lived in Floyd and Howard Cos. c1870-1900. James MARSH and Elizabeth A. HUTT had children: Esther M. b July 1883 IN; Thomas J. b 18 Apr 1886 IL; Elizabeth S. b Feb 1888 IL; Lavenia b Feb 1890 IL; George J. b Mar 1893 IN; Edgar W. b Mar 1895 IN; Richard C. b Apr 1899 IN. Elizabeth A. HUTT dau of William and Mary/Elizabeth HUTT, and their other children: Wm H. b July 1863; Priscilla b c1870; Jacob b c1873; Margaret b July 1875. Would like to correspond with anyone researching these relatives, also any information greatly appreciated.


    Terry Bodkin Tue Sep 17 15:42:10 1996
    HUTT, SMITH: Willam H. HUTT, b July 1863, md c1885 Susan A. Smith b July 1866. Lived in Elwood, Pipe Creek Twp, Madison Co, IN 1900 Had children: Mary E. b Oct 1885; Margaret B. b Sep 1887; John b Sep 1890 IN; Bertha R. b July 1892 IN; Irene b Apr 1895 IN. Family also lived in Floyd Co, IN. Welcome correspondence with other researchers, also any other info greatly appreciated.


    William H. Adams Wed Sep 18 23:02:51 1996
    [William] Martin KIME b. Easton, PA 1/19/1819, d. Jeffersonville, IN 11/22/1871 m. 2/25/1847 Cynthia Bell b. 2/20/1834 Shelby Co., KY, d. 1901, Jeffersonville, IN. They had eight children: William, Henry, Eliza, Mayme, John Huffman, Kate, and two unknown named children. Martin Kime was returning from the Mexican American War in May 1848, aboard the "Morning Star" when it sank at the Falls of the Ohio. He was taken in by the BELL family and eventually married their daughter. __ BELL was a miller at the Gathright and Harbison Water Mill. I am seeking information on this BELL family and would like to contact the descendants of this couple.


    Anne Laurie Smith Sun Sep 22 13:33:31 1996
    Floyd county Query. Sept. 22, 1996. Searching for information on John Franklin Hancock b. abt 1795 in Randolph co. NC and died in Jun 1847, Franklin tp., Floyd co. IN. He married 7 Jan 1813 in Harrison co. to Mary (Polly) French. Children: David (1815-1843); John B. (1818-1904); Stephen A. (1821-1859); Mary Helen (1824-1859); Thomas (1826-1853); William M. (1830 twin-1906); Jane E. (1830 twin -1906,this is my line); Isaiah (1831-1886); Elizabeth (1834-d?). David, Stephen & Jane who married George W. Shaw all lived in Spencer county for a time, the brothers & Jane's husband all dying there. Any help appreciated & will gladly share.


    Howard G Walker Mon Sep 23 20:53:56 1996
    Howard G Walker Tue Sep 23 1996 Accumulating data on family of William WALKER b NC ca 1780-84 who moved to KY ca 1801. Married ca 1810 Rachel KEATH b ca 1795. Moved to Washington Co, IN 1830<>40. Died in Jackson TWP? Floyd Co, ca 1847Feb. Rachel remarried 1848 to Alexander MONTGOMERY who died before 1856. Rachel moved to Comanche, Iowa, where she remarried twice. Children were: Walter, Lydia Ann, Samuel?, Sarah A, Martha "Patsy," Joseph Hayes, Andrew Jackson, Lafayette, Edward J, and Mary Jane. Walter and Lafayette were KIA Civil War, both serving in Company "C," 81st Indiana Infantry Regiment.Andrew J served in Company "C," 23rd Indiana Infantry, captured at Kingston, GA, and was exchanged 1865Mar at N E Ferry, NC. As a Militiaman, Joseph Hayes was captured by Gen John Hunt Morgan at the Battle of Corydon on 1863Jul09. i AM WILLING TO SHARE AND EXCHANGE INFORMATION


    Ron Schroll Tue Sep 24 15:44:08 1996
    Floyd Co. Query 9/24/96 Henrietta (Hattie) HANLEY was born on 28 Feb 1886 in New Albany, Floyd Co. Her parents were William HANLEY and Mary Jane BUCKLEY. I would appreciate any information that you might have about this family. Thanks.


    Rick Bunchman Wed Sep 25 21:01:27 1996
    Floyd Co. ,September 25, 1996 My ggrandfather appears in the New Albany 1860 census,Ward 2. The spelling of his last name that appears on the census is Michael Buntzman, his wife's first name which is hard to read looks like Lana?Kids are: Barbara,Michael,Eve,Emma,and John. I am looking for any records of birth,for the children,<which would be for only the last three children>,Church records,and death records for the parents <Michael and Lana>.His last name may be spelled Bunzmann or Buntzman or Bunchman. Thank You very much,I have been trying to get information from Floyd Co.forever.


    Rick Bunchman Wed Sep 25 21:01:27 1996
    Floyd Co. ,September 25, 1996 My ggrandfather appears in the New Albany 1860 census,Ward 2. The spelling of his last name that appears on the census is Michael Buntzman, his wife's first name which is hard to read looks like Lana?Kids are: Barbara,Michael,Eve,Emma,and John. I am looking for any records of birth,for the children,<which would be for only the last three children>,Church records,and death records for the parents <Michael and Lana>.His last name may be spelled Bunzmann or Buntzman or Bunchman. Thank You very much,I have been trying to get information from Floyd Co.forever.


    Rick Bunchman Sun Sep 29 08:57:36 1996
    Floyd County,September 29th 1996 I am trying to gather all the information on my ggrandfather who appears in the 1860 Floyd County census,Ward 2. His name was Michael Buntzman, his wife's first name was Lona <spelling because it is hard to read, his children are:Barbara, Michael,Eve,Emma,and John. According to the 1860 census information Eva,Emma and John were born in Indiana. Michael's last name could have been spelled Buntzman or Bunzmann or Bunchman or Buntsman. Please forward to me any infomation that you might have, I have been looking for information for a long time. Thank You, Rick Bunchman


    Ron Schroll Sun Sep 29 11:31:56 1996
    Henrietta (Hattie) HANLEY was born in Floyd Co, IN, on 28 Feb 1886. Her parents were William Hanley and Mary Jane Buckley and she was baptized at Holy Trinity church. Later she married Charles Burgert and moved to Vincennes, then Terre Haute. Does anyone have any information about this family. Thanks for your help.


    Lisa Henderson18-Sept-1996

    I am seeking any information on the family of Rachel Dingey, she married Abel Hewitt and had 11 children, residing in Fayette Co, PA, near the mouth of Washington Run. Abel built a sawmill on Washington Run. He died in 1823, leaving Rachel with 8 minor children. Whom did Rachel remarry? Did the entire family move to Floyd Co, In? Jesse T. Hewitt, Rachel and Abels' son is in the Floyd Co, Census. Who were her parents, siblings, and death information? Gee, I sound like a genealogist.

    Bill Gifford6-Sep-1996

    Do you know anything of Henry Sanford Hickman, b May 13, 1835, in Georgetown, Floyd County? What about his father, Jessie Hickman, Jr.; his wife, Martha Ann Crook who was born May 1838; or his brother, George Washington Hickman, born 1820 in Floyd County; also, Mary Hickman, wife of Jessie Hickman, Jr., who died Sept. 13,1838, in Floyd County? Thanks.

    2004 Dee Pavey, Sue Carpenter, Floyd Co., INGenWeb