heart in which dwelt no evil or unkind thoug-hts and desires.
Harsh words never passed his lips. Gentle and unassum-
ing, he was a beloA^ed physician and friend.
In his home life he showed the most considerate and
affectionate solicitude for his family. His wife embodied
all the graces of attractive womanhood. Charming in
appearance and manner, she was universally admired. Full
of animated dignity and gracious courtesy, she entertained
in the most hospitable way, giving her guests the freedom
of her home, losing no opportunity to add to their comfort
or pleasure, esteeming no means oi contributing to their
pleasure a sacrifice. She and her husband lived in the
enjoyment of unselfish endeavors to bestow kindness and
affection on their family and friends. Her soft voice and
sweet accent of speech were indicative of her gentleness and
amiable disposition. She survived her husband seven
years. In 1870 he virtually retired from the practice of
his profession, and in 1875 a slight paralysis was the
beginning- of a progressive disease which resulted in his
death. Their seven children were born at Springfield, and
elseif (getClientWidth() > 430)
have resided there.
DR. JOHN HARRISON RODGERS, b. Aug. 19, 1834;
m. May 21, 1857, Jane Mitchell Sturgeon, b. Oct. 19,
1836 at Church town, Cumberland Co., Penna., and
removed to Carlisle, three miles distant, in 1845,
where she was married. She died Oct. 20, 1869. He
attended Miami University at Oxford, Ohio, and was
a graduate in the class of 1853. In March, 1856, he
was graduated from the University of Pennsylvania,
twenty-eight years after his father. He immediately
commenced practice with him in Springfield, Ohio, and
so continued until the retiring of his father in 1870, ex-
cept during his absence in the army from August,
1861, to December, 1864, when he was for sixteen
months assistant surgeon of the 44th regiment of
Ohio Volunteer Infantry. The remainder of his ser-
vice he was surgeon of the 104th regiment of Ohio
Volunteer Infantry. From 1870 until 1896 he prac-
ticed actively. In 1896 he spent six months abroad,
and since his return has been engaged with the
duties of his profession, though not to such a large
extent as previously. Both in and out of his pro-
fession he has received honor and distinction. Like
all the members of the house of Rodgers, he is a
Presbyterian, and in politics a Republican.
To Dr. John Harrison Rodgers and Jane Mitchell Stur-
geon Rodgers were horn three children:
i ADDISON STURGEON RODGERS, b. Nov. 15,
1859- m. June 27, 1901, Ann Trig Payne Hargus,
b. Sept. 8, 1871, at Carlisle, Ky.. reside at
ii. ROBERT RODGERS. b. Jan. 9, 1866, d. July 14,
iii Vv^LLiAM BOWER RODGERS, b. June 26, 1867;
m Apr. 12, 1898, Katharine Hall Pringle, b,
Nov. 3, 1871, at Springfield, Ohio. He is en-
gaged with his brother in manufacturing gas
and gasoline engines, resides at Springfield,
To William Bower Rodgers and Katharine Hall
Pringle Rodgers was born one child:
i. JOHN THOMAS RODGERS, b. Aug. 5,
ii RICHARD HENRY RODGERS, twin, b. Sept. 23, 1836;
m. June 21, 1866, Alice Kilgore, b. Aug. 10, 1842, daugh-
ter of Hon.' Daniel Kilgore, who was a member of Con-
gress from Steubenville, Ohio, and afterwards the
first President of the Pan Handle Railroad, now a
part of the Penasylvania Railroad system. She was
born at Steubenville and died Feb. 12, 1884, at Spring,
field. Her husband received his education in Spring-
field, engaged in the manufacturing business for more
than thirty-five years, and is a director in the First
National Bank of his city. Since 1903 he has been re-
tired from active business. His extensive farms en-
gage a large portion of his time and attention. He re-
sides at Springfield, Ohio. z
To Richard Henry Rodgers and Alice Kilgore Rodgers
were born three children:
i. CHARLES KILGORE RODGERS, b. Aug. 28,
1867, d. Oct. 27, 1902, at Springfield, Ohio; m.
Mar. 3, 1896, Florence Mast, of Springfield, Ohio,
b. Sept. 22, 1871, d. Apr. 26, 1901, at Tucson,
To Cbarles Kilgore Rodgers and Florence Mast
Rodgers was born one child:
i. RICHARD MAST RODGERS, b. Dec. 16,
ii. ROBERT SINCLAIR RODGERS, b. July 9, 1874;
m. June 5, 1900, Edith Anne Winwood, b. Nov.
16, 1874, at Cincinnati, Ohio. He is general
manager of the American Seeding Machine
Company, and resides at S'pringfield, Ohio.
To Robert Sinclair Rodgers and Edith Anne
Winwood Rodgers was born one child:
i. ALICE KILGORE RODGERS, b. Aug. 4,
iii. EFFIE STANTON RODGERS, b. Aug. 12, 1876,
d. Jan. 15, 1881.
iii. ISAAC WARD RODGERS, twin, b. Sept. 23, 1836, re-
sides at Springfield, Ohio, and is engaged in the manu-
iv. FRANCES RODGERS, b. Dec. 30, 1838, resides at
v. JANE ELLEN RODGERS, b. 1840, d. 1843.
vi. JAMES GODMAN RODGERS, b. Aug. 14, 1843; m. Oct.
5, 1893, Ella Mary Ryerson, b. Jan. 23, 18o6, at
Bloomingdale, N. J., d. July 9, 1899, daughter of
Martin John Ryerson and Mary C'onklin Ryerson.
Her ancestor, Martin Ryerson, came to this country
in 1646 from Amsterdam, Holland, and settled near
Flatbush, Long Island. Her husband received his
education in Springfield, and Princeton University,
a graduate in the class of 1867, is a Presbyterian a
Republican, formerly in the banking business, now
retired from active business, and resides at Spring-
To James Godman Rodgers and Ella Mary Ryerson
Rodgers were born two children-
i. FRANCIS RYERSON RODGERS, b. Sept 7 1894
ii. ELEANOR RODGERS, b. Aug. 20, 1896. '
vii. SARAH EUZABETH RODGERS, b. May 9, 1847, d.
XVII. William Rodgers* (Jennet Quigley Rodgers*,
Robert Quigley-, James Quigley^) was bom December 29,
1809 in Hopewell township, Cumberland Co., Penna., be-
tween Quigley's Bridge and Newburg, died January 19,
1894 at Springfield, Ohio; married April 13, 1841 Sarah
Harrison, daughter of General John Harrison and Frances
Harrison of Pennsylvania, and sister of Effie Harrison, the
wife of Dr. Robert Rodgers.
Not far from the Conodog^inet Creek, bounded on the
north by the Kittatinny mountains, was the Rodgers home-
stead, where William was born and spent the first twenty
years of his life. The peaceful quiet of the country was
not alluring to the active brain and body of the young man.
"Far from the maddening crowds ignoble strife," he did not
find the energetic thrift and enterprise for which he hunger-
ed. With the prospect of greater advantages and a wider
field in the business world, and with the encouraging ac-
count of prosperity in the west, which his brother Robert
gave after the year he spent along the river at Ports-
mouth, Ohio, he decided, with his sister and brothers to
leave the old home in Pennsylvania. The remainder of his
life of eighty five years he passed in Springfield. His love
for the scenes of his boyhood was genuine and beautiful,
and though separated by distance and ever changing events,
he remembered the friends and haunts of his youth. His
warm hearted manner and cordial greeting were as much a
part of his personality, as his true gentlemanliness of life
In Springfield was a vigorous throng of men, actively
engaged in laying the foundation of a city, giving their
strength and energy to make it what it has proved to be —
commercially, morally and artistically — one of the finest
and most attractive business and residence cities in the
United States, its beauty and industrial zeal largely due to
the determination and cooperation of the early pioneer set-
tlers. Good, reliable, intelligent men they were, with no
false pride of place or station, with practical views and per-
sistent effort which knew no retreat.
To this eager, ambitious multitude William Rodgers
joined his keen perception of facts, clear judgment, thor-
ough discrimination and estimate of trade and enterprise.
He was interested in rural life and owned a farm. To the
Dry Goods business he gave his attention and was success-
ful in its pursuit, though for a number of years prior to
his death he was not actively engaged in mercantile trans-
He was strictly honorable in all business affairs, strong
in defense of the right, upheld the good in humanity and
denounced evil in all things. His name, and kind, thoughtful
manner are remembered by many friends who received from
his hand the most gracious consideration. He was a con-
sistent member of the Second Presbyterian Church, and one
of her charter members. In her doctrines he was rigid,
and in his views thoroughl}^ Calvanistic. He was true to
her standards, and he was a power for good in the church
and community. His life was long and useful.
His business career brought him in contact v/ith people
who had the most profound respect for him and esteemed
him above his fellow men. Upright, and conscientious in
the discharge of his duties, he sought to benefit those about
him, and they learned to depend upon him and his wise
decisions, and loved him for his true manliness and worth.
His wife, who was born in Lebanon Co., Penna., was
attractive in manner, with a bright, happ}?- disposition. Her
loveliness of person and character were ideal. She was a
wife in whose companionship her husband found every wish
gratified, and in whose society her friends lingered with
delight. She was full of lively, gladsome thoughts and im-
parted the warmth and brightness of her nature to those
around her, making her home a place of real comfort and
cheer. Her gentle courtesy made her always approachable,
and her strength of character challenged respect and
XVIII. Rev. James Linn Rodgers* (Jane Linn Rodg-
ers^, Robert Quigley^, James Quigley^) son of James Rodg-
ers and Jane Linn Rodgers, was born May 5, 1827 near
Shippensburg, Cumberland Co., Penna., died January 21,
1895 ^t Springfield, Ohio, and is buried in the Fern Cliff
cemetery beside his wife, Hettie Burd Cochran, who was
born September 20, 1829 in Shippensburg, married May 20,
1850, died January 21, 1887, daughter of Robert Cochran
and Eliza Linn Cochran of Shippensburg.
James Linn Rodgers was graduated from Jefferson Col-
lege in 1847, ti'om Princeton Theological Seminary in 1850,
licensed June 12, 1849 by the Presbytery of Carlisle, ordain-
ed May 2, 185 1 by the Presbytery of Donegal to preach to
the Presbyterian congregations of Donegal and Mount Joy,
Penna., which charges he held from 1852 to^ 1856.
From 1856 to 1857 he \vas stated supply at Sterling, 111. In
May 1857 he moved to Springfield, Ohio and together with
Rev. Charles Sturdevant took charge of the Female Semi-
nary, of which he was its Principal. In 1857 he became sole
proprietor and continued so until 1871. During his con-
nection with the Seminary he preached at various places in
Ohio, and after severing his ties with the institution in 1871,
he was pastor of the Presbyterian Church at Yellow Springs,
Green Co., Ohio, ten miles from Springfield, which was his
last regular charge. He resigned about 1881, but preached
as the opportunity offered until the day of his death. He
filled the pulpit of the First Presbyterian church in Spring-
field on the last Sabbath of his life. A few days later he
was stricken with heart failure and died suddenly. His
service and faithfulness to his church was long and useful.
He was eminently fitted for the duties of his ministerial
calling, and was beloved by his people. He was strong in
the doctrines of his church and maintained her ordinances
during the years in which he taught her truths. His conse-
crated life bore testimony to the beauty of his religion.
Although claimed by the Middle Spring Church as one of
her sons and baptized by the Rev. John Moody D. D.. his
pastorates were far removed from the scenes and home of his
childhood, yet he cherished the memory of places and things
pertaining to the old landmarks in the Cumberland Valley
where his forefathers lived and died. He was patriotic and
rejoiced in the welfare of his country and growing prosper-
ity of its institutions.
i. Child, d. in infancy.
ii. Child, d. in infancy.
iii. ROBERT COCHRAN RODGERS, b. June 16, 1852; m.
r^c. 30, 1879, Emma N. White. He was educated at
"^'^^ittenburg College and Princeton University, admit-
ted' to the practice of law at Columbus, Ohio, June '5,
1877, and resides at Springfield, Ohio, in faith a Pres-
byterian, in politics a Republican.
To Robert Cochran Rodgers and Emma N. White Rod-
gers were born two children:
i. WILLIAM WHITE RODGERS, b. July 21, 1883.
ii. JAMES LINN RODGERS, b. Dec. 4, 1888.
iv. JAMES DENNY RODGERS, b. July 14, 1856; m. June
10, 1891, Elizabeth Morris. He was educated at Wit-
tenburg College, in faith a Presbyterian, in politics
a Republican, is engaged in the manufacture of elec-
trical supplies, and resides at Springfield, Ohio.
To James Denny Rodgers and Elizabeth Morris Rodgers
were born two children:
i. MARTHA BURTON RODGERS, b. July 30, 1892.
ii. HETTIE BURD RODGERS, b. Oct. 22, 1895.
T. WILLIAM RODGERS, b. Dec. 21, 1858; m. Feb. 21, 1894,
Josie Paul in Boston, Mass., d. Oct. 5, 1899, at Spring-
To William Rodgers and Josie Paul Rodgers was born
i. PAUL COCHRAN RODGERS, b. Feb. 20, 1896.
vi. MARY WARD RODGERS, b. May 4, 1864; m. July 21,
1890, Frank W. Prothero, b. June 12, 1864, connected
with the Malleable Castings Company at Muncie, Ind.,
a Republican in politics, in faith a Presbyterian, re-
side at Muncie.
To Frank W. Prothero and Mary Ward Rodgers Pro-
thero were born three children:
i. EDITH RODGERS PROTHERO, b. July 21, 1891.
ii. HETTIE BURD PROTHERO, b. June 23, 1892.
iii. FRANCES JAMES PROTHERO, b. Mar. 12, 1895.
XIX. Andrew Denny Rodgers^ (Jane Linn Rodgers',
Robert Quigley^, James Quigley^) son of James Rodgers
and Jane Linn Rodgers was born April 17, 1830 near
Shippensburg, Cumberland Ca, Penna. ; married October 5,
1858 Eliza Griscom Sullivant, daughter of William Star-
ling Sullivant and Eliza Griscom Sullivant.
His father died when he was less than seveniteen month.?
old, after which his mother, with her two sons, lived some
years at the home of her aged parents, in the same neighbor-
hood and upon their decease moved to Shippensburg. Here
he (Denny as he was called) attended the public schools and
later a private Academy, until he was prepared for College.
In the fall of 1845 he entered Jefferson College (now Wash-
ington and Jefferson) and was graduated in 1848 when in
his eighteenth year. In the year 1849 he removed to Spring-
field, Ohio, and began the study of law in the ofifice of Rog-
ers & White, continuing his studies part of the time in the
East. In 1852 he was admitted to the Bar and entered on the
practice at Spring-field. In 1857 he was elected to the
General Assembly of the State of Ohio, as representative of
Clark county. In the spring of 1859 he removed to Colum-
bus, Ohio. In the fall of 1862 he was appointed paymaster
in the army and was assigned to duty with the Army of the
Tennessee, was present during the operations under General
Grant against Vicksburg and at the surrender of the city.
Shortly after the surrender he was stricken down with
malarial fever, which incapacitated him for the service for
a long time. In the fall of 1863 he resigned and returned
to Columbus. For some years succeeding he was not
actively engaged in business. In the year 1870 he became
interested with others in some large real estate operations,
and later in the street railroads of ti'e city, became President
of several of the original lines and in 1880 upon the merger
of these lines into one corporation, became President of the
Columbus Consolidated Street Railway Company and con-
tinued in that position until 1892 when the control passed to
an Eastern syndicate.
In 1873 ^^^ assisted in the organization of the Citizens
Savings Bank of which he has been and is yet, a trustee and
officer. In 1877 he was appointed Postmaster of Columbus
in which office he served over four years. In 1890 he was
President of the Columbus Board of Trade. In 1876 he
was a Trustee of the Columbus Hospital for the Insane, and
later a member of the Commissions; also appointed by the
Governor to build the addition to the State House. Since
1892 he has not been actively engaged in business; has
spent much time in traveling abroad, making several trips
to different parts of Europe and later to China and Japan.
WILLIAM STARLING SULLIVANT RODGERS, b. Dec.
29, 1859, a manufacturer in Columbus, Ohio; m. Apr.
22, 1885, Florence Eberly.
To William Starling Sullivant Rodgers and Florence
Eberlj- Rodgers were born two children:
1. -^aLLIAM STARLING S'ULLIVANT ROGERS, b.
Feb. 19. 1886.
ii. FLORENCE EBERLY RODGERS', b. Oct. 24, 1887.
JAMES LINN RODGERS, b. Sept. 10, 1861, is engaged
in the manufacturing business in Columbus, Ohio; m.
Oct. 25, 1893, Frances Fay.
To James Linn Rodgers and Frances Fay Rodgers were
born two children:
i. CECILY FAY RODGERS, b. Oct. 7, 1894.
ii. JAMES LINN RODGERS, b. May 3, 1896.
iii. JANE RODGERS, b. July 16, 1864; m. Nov. 20, 1884,
Frank S. Keyes who d. in Nov., 1899.
To Frank E. Keyes and Jane Rodgers Keyes v/ere born
i. ELIZABETH CHURCHILL KEYES, b. July 30,
ii. MARGARET KEYES, b. Feb. 16, ISSS.
iv. ANDREW DENNY RODGERS, b. July 9, 1866, a man-
nfacturer in Columbus, Ohio; m. Nov. 20, 1896, Mary
To Andrev/ Denny Rodgers and Mary Price Rodgers
were born three children:
i. STAFFORD RODGERS, b. Oct. 29, 1896.
ii. ANDREW DENNY RODGERS, b. Jan. 19, 1900.
iii. CHARLES" GRISV/OLD RODGERS, b. Sept. 2,
V. EMMA RODGERS, b. Dec. 17, 1868; m. Feb. 22, 1886,
David Greene who d. Jan. 14, 1899.
To David Greene and Emma Rodgers Greene were bom
i. DOROTHY RODGERS GREENE, b. Jan. 20, 1890.
ii. DAVID GREENE, b. Sept. 15, 1892.
Emnia Rodgers married secondly Oct. 8, 1902, John H.
Roys, who has lately resigned from the U. S. Navy, and
is interested in the manufacturing business in Colum-
bus, Ohio, where he resides.
vi. ELIZA SULLIVANT RODGERS, b. Aug. 10, 1872; d.
Jan. 8, 1901; m. Nov. 11, 1896, Alexander S. Lilley who
resides in San Francisco, Oal.
To Alexander S. Lilley and Eliza S\illivant Rodgers
Lilley was born one child:
i. ETHEL RODGERSi LILLEY, b. Sept. 8, 1897.
vii. ETHEL RODGERS, b. Sept. 17, 1876; m. Apr. 11, 1900,
Albert J. Dibblee, a lawyer in San Francisco, Cal.
To Albert J. Dibblee and Ethel Rodgers Dibblee was
bom one child:
i. ANNE DIBBLEE, b. Dec. 3, 1900.
XX. Mary Quigley^ (Joseph Quigley^, Robert Quig-
ley^, James Quigley^) was born March 5, 1809 near Quig-
ley's Bridge, in Hopewell township, Cumberland Co., Penna.
died September 15, 1843 ^" Marshall Co., 111.; married
December 5, 1837 Jesse Kilgore, bom 1803 in Cumberland
Co., Penna., died December 4, 1845 ^^^ Cumberland Co.,
Penna., son of William Kilgore and Isabella Mathers Kil-
Soon after their marriage, they went to Illinois. Six
years later Mary Quigley Kilgore died, leaving two young
children. Her husband brought them to the home of their
grandfather Quigley in Pennsylvania, where they grew to
manhood and womanhood. The trip was made by wagon
and consumed weeks of time, those early days affording few
conveniences for travelers. Jesse Kilgore remained in the
Cumberland Valley until the time of his death, which took
place at the home of his brother-in-law Ramsey Mont-
gomery. He and his wife were exemplary in their every
day lives, and the few years spent together were happily
passed. They were both bright and interesting, and were
sought by old and young, because of their cheerful conversa-
tion and ability to inspire confidence and affection.
They were members of the Middle Spring Presbyterian
MARY ELEANOR KILGORE, b. Sept. 2, 1838; m. Jan.
24, 1856, Robert Sharp, b. Aug. 10, 1832, in Cumber-
land Co., P€nna., son of James Sharp and Mary Ann
McCune Sharp. She lived with her grandparents
from five years of age until her marriage, and gave
them the most tender care and attention. She and
her husband went west in 1856 and reside at Pontiac,
111., members of the Presbyterian church.
To Robert Sharp and Mary Eleanor Kilgore Sharp were
born seven children:
i. MARY ELEANOR SHARP, b. Mar. 24, 1857, d.
Aug. 25, 1861.
ii. MARTHA ELLEN SHARP, b. July 24, 1859; m.
Feb. 28, 1877, James Brown Quigley, b. Dec. 6, 1845,
eon of Robert Quigley and Eleanor Brown Quigley,
reside near Pontiac, 111.
To James Brown Quigley and Martha Ellen Sharp
Quigley were born three children:
i. ELEANOR AGNES QUIGLEY, b. May 1,
1879, d. Mar. 1, 1885.
ii. MARGARET McCLELLAND QUIGLEY, b.
Sept. 11, 1880; m. Feb. 24, 1904, Joel Al-
len Kunkle, reside near Pontiac, 111.
iii. ISAAC ANDREW QUIGLEY, b. Jan. 2,
Iii. JAMES WALTER SHARP, b. Nov. 8, 1862; m.
Jan. 17, 1895, Anna Nelson, reside at Peoria, 111.
iv. JESSE QUIGLEY SHARP, b. Dec. 20, 1865; m.
Dec. 13, 1887, Attie M. Righter, reside in Illinois.
To Jesse Quigley Sharp and Attie M. Righter
Sharp were born three children:
i. PEARL SHARP, b. July 28, 1890.
I ii. ROBERT WARD SHARP, b. June 9, 1«92.
iii. WILLIAM KILGORB SHARP, b. Aug. 11,
V. WILLIAM kiLGORE SHARP.b. Oct. 30, 1868;
m. Dec. 24, 1891, Laura Righter, reaide in Illi-
vi. LOUISA J. SHARP, b. June 4, 1874; m. Augus-
tus Frary, b. May 11, 1874, reside in Illinois.
To Augustus Frary and Louisa J. Sbarp Frawy
were bom two children:
i. WALTER S. FRARY, b. Mar. 11, 1900.
ii. CLAUDE M. FRARY, b. Apr. 23, 1903.
vli. SARAH B. SHARP, b. June 5, 1882, d. Mar. 23,
ii. Child, d. in infancy.
iii. WILLIAM MATHERS KILGORE, b. Oct. 4, 1841; m.
Nov. 7, 1872, Louisa J. Barnes, b. Sept. 28, 1843, near
Lacon, III. When grown to manhood he left his grand-
father's home at Quigley's Bridge and settled in Illi-
nois. His farm on which he and his family lived for
many years, is occupied by his son, while the parents
reside in Saunenim.
To William Mathers Kilgore and Louisa J. Barnes Kil-
gore were born two children:
i. HENRY BBOHIM' BARNES KILGORE, b. Feb. 4,
1877; m. Feb. 28, 1901, Clara Paddock, b. Mar. 3.
ii. Son, d. in infancy.
XXI. Robert Quigley* (Joseph Quigley^, Robert Quig-
ley^, James Quigley^) was born January 24, 18 12, near
Quigley's Bridge, ini Hopewell township, Cumberland Co.,
Penna., died June 6, 1864 on his fann a short distance from
the Quigley homestead, north west of the Bridge and two
miles east of Newburg, Penna. ; married November 12, 1844
Eleanor Brown, born December 18, 18 17 in Frankfort
township, Cumberland Co., Penna., daughter of James
Brown and Martha Breckenridge Brown, the second inter-
marriage of these families in this generation. Her matern-
al grandmother was a Culbertson, of Culbertson's Row,
Franklin Co., Penna. Her ancestors were Scotch and
Scotch Irish lof the purest type, with Covenanter blood
coursing through their veins, giving to their descendants
the highest standards of living and christian virtues.
Robert Quigley enjoyed the friendship and esteem of
many friends, was thoughtful and considerate, and let no
opportunity go by to help the poor. He was fond of his rela-
tives, and with his hospitable wife, made welcome every one
who crossed his threshold. He was a member of the Middle
Spring Presbyterian Church, uniting with his wife April
26, 1846. He is buried in Spring- Hill cemetery, Shippens-
burg, Penna. After his death his family resided in New-
burg for tw^ years, in 1867 removed to Strasburg, Penna.,
and remained five years. In April 1872 they went to Ship-
pensburg, which has been their place of residence since that
time. For a number of years they lived at the Sherman
House, of which Isaac Andrew Ouigley, brother of Robert
Quigley, was the genial host. Since 1857 he made his
home with them. He was well known and popular with
employees and friends. He died March 29, 1888. The
widow of Robert Quigley is in her eighty ninth year, a well
preserved and interesting woman, who has been of great
assistance in compiling these records.
i. JAMES BROWN QUIGLEY, b. Dec. 6, 1845; m. Feb. 28,
1877, Martha Ellen Sharp, b. July 24, 1859, daughter
of Robert S^arp and Mary Eleanor Kilgore Sharp, of
Cumberland Co., Penna. He went west in 1874 and
located near Pontiac, 111., where he has since resided.
To James Brown Quigley and Martha Ellen Sharp Quig-
ley were born three children:
i. ELEANOR AGNES QUIGLEY. b. May 1, 1879, d.