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83— Polly Thompson, born April 10, 1785; died . Married on

July 30, 1806, Stephen Bond. Issue (i) Seldon, (2) Lora, (3) Clar-
inda, (4) Mary. Family moved to Illinois. — No data.

84— William Thompson, born March 25, 1789; died Oct. 6, 1870. He was
a soldier in the War of 1812. Married on Feb. 8, 1815, Lucinda Walden.
Issue (i) Clarrissa, (2) Isaac, (3) Justus, (4) Austin, (5) Augustus,
(6) Silas, (7) Elisha, (8) Benjamin Franklin, (9) Henry.

841— Clarrissa Thompson, l,orn Nov. 11, 1815, at Middlefield, Ohio; died
Jan. 15, 1894. Married EH F. Bishop. Issue (i) Horace, (2) James M.

8411— Horace Bishop, born May 2, 1839; died June 10, 1886. Married
Sabra Barb. Issue (i) Cora, (2) Elmer, (3) Ada.

841 II— Cora Bishop, born . Married Charles Kallenberg.

Address, Middlefield, Ohio. Issue (i) Delia, (2) Ernest.

841 1 1 1— Delia Kallenberg, brrn . Married Clarence Leggett.

Address, Montvillc, Ohio. Issue (i) Ruth, (2) James, (3) Charles.
No data.



BRANCH NO. 8 229

841 1 12 — Ernest Kallenberg, born , at Middlefield, Ohio. Was

student at Mt. Union and Wooster Colleges, and later superintend-
ent of the high school at Mecca, Ohio.

841 12 — Elmer Bishop, born . No data.

841 13 — Ada Bishop, born . No data.

8412 — James M. Bishop, born July 15, 1840; died 1863 in the army during
Civil War.

842 — Isaac Thompson, born Nov. 30. 1817, at Middlefield, Ohio; died

. Married Elizabeth Reed, daughter of John and Joania

( ) Reed. Issue (i) Maria ]., (2) Adelbert O., (3) Susie F.,

(4) Addie, (5) George.

8421 — Maria J. Thompson, born 1845; died , at Middlefield,

Ohio. Married W iiliam H. Wilbur. No data.

8422 — Adelbert 0. Thompson, l)orn in Middlefield, Ohio. Address, Middle-
field, Ohio. Married Cornelia Stanton.

8423 — Susie F. Thompson, born Sept. 28, 1858. Married on May 26, 1878,
in Chardon, Ohio, Fred M. Smiley, son of J. R. Smiley and grandson
of John A. Smiley. Merchant at Andover, Ohio. Issue (i) Genae
H., (2) George H., (3) Hal. K.

84231 — Genae H. Smiley, born Sept. 22. 1879, at Andover, Ohio. Married
on June 10, 1901, J. J. Robinson. Address, % Bessemer R. R. Co.,
Pittsburgh, Pa. Issue (i) Lois E.

84231 1 — Lois E. Robinson, born Aug. 8, 1902. at Pittsburgh, Pa.

84232 — George H. Smiley, born Nov. 18, 1881, at Kinsman, Ohio. Mer-
chant, Kinsman, Ohio. Married on Aug. 8, 1906, Bessie Beckworth.
No children.

84233— Hal. K. Smiley, born Feb. 3, 1888, at Kinsman, Ohio. Merchant.
Andover, Ohio. Married on Oct. 10, 1910, Bessie Reed. Issue (i)
Hallie.

R42331 — Hallie Smiley, born July 10, 191 1.

8424— Addie Thompson, born April 8, 1869; died about 1871.

8425 — George Thompson, born ; died in infancy.



230 DESCENDANTS OF JOHN THOMSON

843 — Justus Thompson, born 1819, at Middlefield, Ohio; died at Rock

Creek, Ohio. Married Lucy . Issue (i) William, (2)

Cora, (3) Edward. No data.

844 — Austin Thompson, born 1822, at Middlefield, Ohio ; died in Michigan.
Married Jane Baker. Issue (i) Warren, (2) Edward. No data.

845 — Augustus Thompson, born 1824, at Middlefield, Ohio ; died in Colo-
rado. Was a soldier in the Civil W'ar. Married twice: first

Fuller; second . Issue (i) Henry, (2) Frank. No data.

846 — Silas Thompson, born 1827, at Middlefield, Ohio; died at Middlefield,

Ohio, 1899. Married twice : first Critchett ; second Hattie

Rexford. Issue (i) Susan.

8461 — Susan Thompson, born . Married Alonz Hutchinson.

Address, Los Angeles, Cal.

?47 — Elisha Thompson, born 1830, at Middlefield, Ohio; died 1840; killed
by falling tree.

848 — Benjamin Franklin Thompson, born March 16, 1832, at Middlefield,
Ohio; died at Claridon, April 13, 1902. Superintendent of the County
Infirmary for many years. Married Anna Bosley. Issue (i) Robert,
(2) Charlie.

8481 — Robert Thompson, iKjrn . Married Beardslee.

Address, Claridon, Ohio.

8482 — Charlie Thompson (girl), born . Married Olen Pfonty.

No data.

849 — Henry Thompson, born 1832, at Middlefield, Ohio; died in childhood;
killed by lightning together with his cousin (8111) John Thompson.

85 — Robert Thompson, liorn July 24, 1794; died young.

86 — Eliza Thompson, born Oct. 6, 1796, at Charleston, W. Va. ; died 1820

at Middlefield, Ohio, aged 23. Unmarried.

87 — John Thompson, l)i,i-n Jan. 6, 1799, at Mentor, Ohio; died 1832, aged
a. Justice of the I'cace for many years. Married on Jan. 3, 1822,
Jerusha Russell, daughter of Samuel and Mary (Rice) Russell. Issue
(i) Ellsworth K., (2) Zenas, (3) Mary, (4) Caroline.

871 — Ellsworth R. Thompson, born Oct. 5, 1822, at Middlefield, Ohio; died
Feb. 3, 1898. Married Caroline Dudley. Issue (i) Augusta.



BRANCH NO. 8 23I

871 1— Augusta Thompson, born Aug. 24, 1850, at Middlefield, Ohio; died
1900. Married 1870, at Middlefield, Ohio, Harvey L. Wright, a soldier
in the Civil War, and now a retired farmer at Middlefield. Issue
(i) Ernest W., (2) George, (3) Lillian A.

871 1 1— Ernest W. Wright, born March 23, 1871, at Middlefield, Ohio. He
was a school teacher and is now a building contractor at Middlefield.
Married his cousin (81511) Lottie Tracy, daughter of Henry W. and
Artlissa (Thompson) Tracy. Issue (i) Edward.

871 II I— Edward Wright, born Feb. 22, 1899, at Middlefield, Ohio. Address,
Middlefield, Ohio.

871 12— George Wright, born ; died .



871 13— Lillian A. Wright, born May 14. 1877, at Middlefield, Ohio. Mar-
ried Arthur Starling. Address, Spokane, Wash. Issue (i) Harvey,
(2) Esther, (3) Lois.

871131— Harvey Starling, born . Address, .

87 1 1 32— Esther Starling, born . Address .

871133 — Lois Starling, born . Address .



872 — Zenas Thompson, born July 12, 1826, at Middlefield, Ohio; died

, at South Haven, Mich. Married on Oct. 20, 1853, at

Warren Trumbull County, Ohio, Susan Gates, daughter of William
and Harriett (Bundy) Gates and granddaughter of Elisha and Abigail
( ) Bundy. Elisha Bundy was a colonel in the Revolu-
tionary War. Issue (l) Hattie.

8721 — Hattie Thompson, born July 30. 1858, at Nelson Ledge, Ohio. Un-
married. She is a school teacher. Address, 220 Superior St., South
Haven, Mich.

873 — Mary Thompson, born Aug. 31, 1827, at Middlefield, Ohio. Address
(1912), Middlefield, Ohio. Married twice: first on Jan. i, 1854, at
^Middlefield, Ohio, Israel Reed, son of George and Johanne Reed.
Issue (i) John, (2) Ada. She married secondly Waterman Hodges.
No issue. Address, Middlefield, Ohio.

8731 — John Reed, born . Address, Middlefield, Ohio. Mar-
ried at Middlefield, Ohio, Ellen E. Russell, daughter of George and
Adaline (Gates) Russell, and granddaughter of William Gates. Xo
issue.
16



232 DESCENDANTS OF JOHN THOMSON

8732 — Ada Reed, born Nov. 12, i860, at Laporte, Ind. Married on Dec.
26, 1882, at Middlefield, Ohio, Clififord F. Harrison, son of William
and Silvia Harrison. Farmer, Middlefield, Ohio. Issue (i) Howard
S., (2) son.

87321— Howard S. Harrison, born . Unmarried.

87322— (Son) Harrison, born May 10, 1892; died June 23, 1892.

874— Caroline Thompson, born 1832, at Middlefield, Ohio; died 1873 at
Garrettsville, Ohio. Married Clinton Tracy, a nephew of Mercy
Tracy — see 81. Issue (i) Lester, (2) Flora.

8741— Lester Tracy, born at Middlefield, Ohio; died at Denver, Colo.
Unmarried.

8742— Flora Tracy, born ; died . Unmarried.

88— Lydia (Lydda) Thompson, born April 6, 1801, at Middlefield, Ohio;
died Aug. 25, 1875, at Middlefield. Married on Sept. 16, 1819, Moses
Morse (born Aug. 4, 1793; died March 17, 1885, at Middlefield, Ohio),
son of Darrius and Experience (Adams) Morse and grandson of Moses
and Lydia (Danniels) Morse and of George and Sarah Adams, great-
grandson of Benjamin and Sarah (Faleslat) Morse, great-great-grand-
son of Jeremiah and Elizabeth (Hamant) Morse, great-great-great-
grandson of Joseph and Hannah (Phillips) Morse, and great-great-
great-great-grandson of Samuel Morse who was born in 1587, came to
New England in the ship "Increase" in 1635 with his wife Elizabeth
and son Joseph, and died in 1654 at Medfield, Mass. Moses Morse
enlisted as a Minute Man in the War of 1812. Children of Moses and
Lydda (Thompson) Morse, (i) John, (2) Eliza, (3) Rhoda, (4) Levi,
(5) Harriett, (6) Mary, (7) Sarah, (8) Ellen, (9) David Benjamin,
(10) Edward L., (n) Albert, (12) Phoebe Caroline.

881— John Morse, born July i, 1820, at Mesopotamia, Ohio; died Feb. 27,
1889, in xMiddleficld, Ohio. Farmer. Married in 1842 at Vernon, Pa.,
Mary Ketchum, daughter of Benjamin and Louisa (Adams) Ketchum
of Cattaraugua County, N. Y. Issue (i) Louisa Melissa, (2) Elsie
Althea, (3) Elbridge Volna, (4) Rhoda Roseltha, (5) Ellen Edna,
(6) Charles Alva, (7) Mary, (8) Alva Charles, (9) Captola Ardellc.

881 1— Louisa Melissa Morse, born Nov. 26, 1845, at Middlefield, Ohio.
Married on March 3, 1862, at Charidon, Ohio, John Marshall Hamil-
ton, son of Charles and Hannah Hamilton of Charidon, Ohio. J. M.
Hamilton served in the Forty-first Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the
Civil War. Issue (i) Nettie, (2) Lottie, (3) Otis, (4) Nellie, (5)
Hattie, (6) Alamie, (7) Belle, (8) Josie, (9) Carl, (10) Gertie.



BRANCH NO. 8 233

881 1 1— Nettie Hamilton, born Nov. 26, 1866, at Munson, Ohio. Married
Frederick Greene, railroad supervisor, Ravenna, Ohio. Xo children.

881 12— Lottie Hamilton, born Aug. 27, 1869, at Huntsburg, Ohio. Mar-
ried Claude Eggleston. Address, Chagrin Falls, Ohio. Issue (i)
Claudine, (2) Ruth, (3) Zeno. No data.

881 13 — Otis Hamilton, born Oct. 24, 1871, at Middlefield, Ohio. Married

at Dorset, Ohio, Eva Williams. Issue (i) , died in

infancy, (2) Joe. No data.

881 14— Nellie Hamilton, born Jan. 4, 1873, at Middlefield, Ohio. Married
Norman Atkins, son of Perry Atkins, Burton, Ohio. Issue (i)
Mildred. No data.

88115— Hattie Hamilton, born Jan. 12, 1873; died Feb. 10, 1877.

881 16 — Mamie Hamilton, born Sept. 7, 1878; died Oct. 17. 1885.

881 1 7 — Belle Hamilton, born Nov. 14, 1880. Married Harry Larson, of
Huntsburg, Ohio. Issue (i) Donald, (2) Adelene.

881 171 — Donald Larson, born .



881 1 72 — Adelene Larson, born April 25, 1915.

881 18 — Josie Hamilton, born Oct. i, 1883. Address, State Hospital, Cleve-
land, Ohio. Married Apr. 13, 1915. Harry Ashern, of Cleveland,
Ohio.

881 ig — Carl Hamilton, born Dec. 9, 1885, at Middlefield, Ohio. Address,
Burton, Ohio. Married on Jan. i, 1908, Hattie Freeman. No chil-
dren.

8811(10)— Gertie Hamilton, born April 26. 1888. Married Jay Parks, of
Cleveland, Ohio. Issue (i) Virginia, (2) Geneveve.

8811(10)1 — Virginia Parks, born ■ .



8811(10)2 — Genevieve Parks, born May 4, 1916.

8812— Elsie Althea Morse, born Sept. 16. 1847, at Middlefield, Ohio. Mar-
ried Cassius M. Pierce (born ; died Feb. 9, 191 1, at

Middlefield, Ohio), son of Richard and Emily (Hazen) Pierce of
Middlefield, Ohio. C. M. Pierce served in the Eighty-sixth and One
Hundred and Seventy-seventh Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the Civil
War. He served one term in the Washington State Legislature.
Issue (i) Otto, (2) Pearl.



234 DESCENDANTS OF JOHN THOMSON

88121— Otto Pierce, born May 19, 1873, at Middlefield, Ohio; died Nov.
12, 1880.

88122 — Pearl Pierce, born Aug. 6, 1875, at Middlefield, Ohio. Married on
Dec. 23, 1900, Sherman F. Sperry, son of Hezekiah and Ann (Gates)
Sperry of Aliddlefield, Ohio. Issue (i) Elsie, (2) Anna, (3) Pierce,
(4) ]\Iartha. No data.

8813 — Elbridge Volna Morse, born Feb. 28, 1850. Address, Chesterland,
Ohio. Married twice: first on Feb. 27, 1875, Mary Ann Sanford
(born May 14, 1853; died July 23, 1887), daughter of Ira and Mary
Rose) Sanford of Middlefield, Ohio. Issue (i) Effie Viola, (2)
Myrta Annetta, (3) Lora Ann, (4) Victor Ernest. He married
secondly on Aug. 28, 1888, Mrs. Ella Caroline (Kelly) Strahlem,
widow of Isaac Strahlem of Toledo, Ohio. No children. Historian
of the Morse-Thompson Family.

88131 — Effie Viola Morse, born Dec. 9, 1873, at Middlefield, Ohio. Mar-
ried George Crampton, son of Nolly Crampton of Burton, Ohio.
Issue (i) Vera.

881311 — Vera Crampton, born Nov. 18, 1894, at Burton, Ohio. Married
Dec, 1914, at Cleveland, Ohio, J. Metzger. Address, Public Library,
Cleveland.

88132 — Myrta Annetta Morse, born July 19, 1876, at Middlefield, Ohio.
Unmarried. She is a school teacher at Chesterland, Ohio.

88133 — Lora Anna Morse, born Feb. 10, 1881, at Middlefield, Ohio. Mar-
ried on Aug. 23, 1906, at Burton, Ohio, Clarence Edmond Jenks,
son of Edmond C. Jenks, of Middlefield, Ohio. Clarence E. Jenks
is head of Industrial School, Louisville, Ky. Issue (i) Edmond
Victor, (2) Marjorie (Louisville, Ky.). No data.

88134 — Victor Ernest Morse, born April 13, 1884, at Middlefield, Ohio.
Address, Chesterland, Ohio. Married Nov. 11, 1912, Helen Nettie
Taylor. Issue (i) Hallie, (2) John Herbert.

881341 — Hallie Morse, l)orn Sept. 12, 1913.

881342 — John Herbert Morse, l)orn Nov. 12, 1915.

8814 — Rhoda Roseltha Morse, born 1853; died Feb., 1861.

8815— Ellen Edna Morse, born July 12, 1855. Married on Dec. 2"], 1878,
Ezra G. Ohl (born Dec. 4, 1847), son of David and Betsy (White)
Ohl of Ohltow^n, Ohio. He served in the i(>6th Ohio Volunteer
Infantry in the Civil War. Address, Middlefield, Ohio. Issue (i)
Bessie, (2) Teddic.



BRANCH NO. 8 235

88151— Bessie Ohl, born May 8, 1880, at Middlefield, Ohio. Married on
Sept. 17, 1903,. at Cleveland, Ohio, Walter Groff. Address, 9804
Miles Ave., Cleveland, Ohio. Issue (i) Maxwell, (2) Edgar. No
data.

88152— Teddie Ohl, born Nov. 30, 1891, at Middlefield, Ohio; died in
infancy.

88i6— Charles Alva Morse, born 1857; died Feb., 1861.

8817 — Mary Morse, born i860; died i860, two weeks old.

8818 — Alva Charles Morse, born May 30, 1863, at Middlefield, Ohio. Mar-
ried on Jan. 17, 1888, Etta Newman (born June 21, 1869), daughter
of John and Emma Newman, of Burton, Ohio. Issue (i) Grade,
(2) Georgia, (3) Gertie, (4) Mildred Mary, (5) Marguerite Treasure,
(6) Nina Ester.

88181 — Grade Morse (triplet), born Sept. 3, 1889, at Middlefield, Ohio.

88182— Georgia Morse (triplet), born Sept. 3, 1889; died Sept. 3, 1889.

88183 — Gertie Morse (triplet), born Sept. 3, 1889, at Middlefield, Ohio.

88184 — Mildred Mary Morse, born Sept. 8, 1891, at Middlefield, Ohio.
Married on May i, 1912, Elmer Stoncman, son of Elias and Alice
( ) Stoneman. Address, Chagrin Falls, O.

88185 — Marguerite Treasure Morse, born Dec. 30, 1897, at Newbury, Ohio.

88186 — Nina Ester Morse, born Sept. 14, 1901, at Bainbridge, Ohio.

8819 — Captola Ardelle Morse, born June 5, 1865, at Middlefield, Ohio.
Married on Aug. 13, 1S92, at Centralia, Oregon, Charles J. Petit (born
in Fredericksburg, Ohio), son of Pierre and FiUicia (Rouies) Petit,
of France. Address, 3412 Riverside Ave., Cleveland, Ohio. Issue (i)
Christine Mary, (2) Lucy Cecele, (3) Charles Morse, (4) Chester
John, (5) Clarence Vincent, (6) Carol Jean.

88191 — Christine Mary Petit, born Jan. 25, 1894, at Chagrin Falls, Ohio.
88192 — Lucy Cecele Petit, born July 21, 1895, at Chagrin Falls, Ohio.
88193 — Charles Morse Petit, born May 12. 1897, at Chagrin Falls, Ohio.
88194 — Chester John Petit, born June 30, 1904, at Cleveland, Ohio.



236 DESCENDANTS OF JOHN THOMSON

88195 — Clarence Vincent Petit, born Nov. 24. 1907, at Cleveland, Ohio.

88196 — Carol Jean Petit, born Sept. 8, 191 1, at Cleveland, Ohio.

882 — Eliza Morse, born Dec. 21, 1821, at Middlefield, Ohio; died Dec. 6,
1878 at Van Wert, Ohio. Married 1842, Charles Jones, son of Deacon

Evander and Cynthia ( ) Jones of Middlefield. Charles

Jones kept a tavern at N. Newbury, Ohio, and later lived at Cleveland
and Van Wert, Ohio. Issue (i) Annettie, (2) Infant.

8821 — Annettie Jones, born 1844 at N. Newbury, Ohio; died 1905 in
Chicago, 111. Married at Van Wert, Ohio, Thomas Saltzgaber (born

; died 1890) a soldier of the Civil War, Van Wert, Ohio.

Issue (i) Ola, (2) Charles, (3) Carey. No data.

883— Rhoda Morse, born Oct. 24, 1823, at Middlefield, Ohio. Address,
Middlefield, Ohio. Married 1848, at Hudson, Ohio, Ruben Hollenbeck

(born ; died Aug. 3, 1892) son of Gad and Phoebe (Bishop)

Hollenbeck, of Hudson, Ohio. Issue (i) Sylvester D., (2) Harmony,
(3) Charles.

8831— Sylvester D. Hollenbeck, born Aug. 10, 1849. He was County
Auditor for several years. Lived in St. Petersburg, Fla. Mar-
ried twice; first, Jennie Bishop of Middlefield; secondly, Kate Hath-
away. Issue by first wife (i) Harland, (2) Jessie.

88311— Harland Hollenbeck, born March, 1872; died at Toledo, Ohio.
Married Carrie Burt (born Mar. 4, 1872; died Oct. 8, 1909) of
Toledo, Ohio. No data.

88312— Jessie Hollenbeck, born Aug. 15, 1876. Married on Dec. 6, 1905,
F. Vernon Osborne, Buffalo, N. Y. Issue (i) Helen Elizabeth.

8832— Harmony Hollenbeck, born Oct. 20, 1852. Married David Chitten-
den — see 889 — Middlefield, Ohio. Issue (i) Thomas H., (2) Reuben,
(3) Ora C.

88321— Thomas H. Chittenden, born Oct. 25, 1875. Married on Sept. 22,
1897, Ola Jewett, Hantsburg, Ohio. Issue (i) Dora May, (2) Odas
Jewctt, (3) Sarah Augusta, (4) Carroll Paul. No data.

88322— Reuben Chittenden, born Sept. 27, 1S82. Married on Sept. 26, 1906,
Susie G. liirshficld, Mesopotamia, Ohio. Issue (i) Josephine V.
No data.

88323 — Ora C. Chittenden, born Oct. 4, 1887. Married on Nov. 25, 1910,
George Grilfith, Address, Parkman, Ohio.



BRANCH NO. 8 237

8833 — Charles Hollenbeck, born . Married Frances Livingston.

No children.

884 — Levi Morse, born April 17, 1826, at Middlefield, Ohio; died Jan. 13,
1904 at Middlefield. Married on Sept. 30, 1856, Lucy Hawthorne,
daughter of James and Chloe (Brace) Hawthorne, of Parkman, Ohio.
Issue (i) Ernest, (2) Earle, (3) Sherman, (4) Robert.

8841 — Ernest Morse, born Sept. 2, 1869; died March 16, 1870.

8842 — Earl Morse, born . Married on Oct. 17, 1891, Mary

Lane of Farmington, Ohio. Issue (i) Clare — ., (2) Clyde P., (3)
Carlysle E.

88421 — Clare J. Morse, born April 30, 1891 ; died July 19, 1896.

88422 — Clyde P. Morse, born Feb. 21, 1893.

88423 — Carlysle E. Morse, born Aug. 4, 1896.

8843 — Sherman Morse, born . Married Mary Hosmer, Park-
man, Ohio. Issue (i) Leita.

88431 — Leita Morse, born Nov. i, 1894.

8844 — Robert Morse, born . Unmarried.

885— Harriett Morse, born Jan. 19, 1828; died Aug. 21, 1829.

886— Mary Morse; born Sept. 28. 1829, at Middlefield, Ohio. Address,
Detroit, Minn. Married on Mar. 4, 1849, William Cowles; died Mar.
4, 1883, son of Joseph and Mary Cowles, of Connecticut. Issue (i)
Frank VV., (2) George R., (3) Edgar A., (4) Edna M., (5) Minnie M.,
(6) Wallace A.

8861 — Frank W. Cowles, born March 27, 185 1. Address, Elysian, Minn.
Married Louise Robinson. Issue (i) Bertha Alice, (2) James Edgar,
(3) Earl Franklin, (4) Arthur W.

88611 — Bertha Alice Cowles, born June 29, 1879. Married on Dec. i, 1897,
Clarence Casey of Elysian, Minn. Issue (i) Delia, (2) Gladys, (3)
Ambrey, (4) Orpha. No data.

88612 — James Edgar Cowles, born Aug. 25, 1881. .Address, Elysian, Minn.
Married on Jan. i, 1908, Lillian Chadwick. No children.



238 DESCENDANTS OF JOHN THOMSON

88613 — Earl Franklin Cowles, born May 17, 1885. Address, Elysian, Minn.
Married on Nov. 24, 1909, Reno Casbur. Issue (i) Earl C. No
data.

88614 — Arthur W. Cowles, born Sept. 10, 1888. Railroad agent. Unmar-
ried.

8862 — George R. Cowles, born July 2, 1853. Lived at Janesville, Minn.
Married 1908, Emma McKinny. Issue (i) Leon R., (2) Alta Bess.

88621 — Leon R. Cowles, born March i, 1883. Address, 4027 Twelfth Ave.,
Seattle, Wash. Married. No data.

88622 — Alta Bess Cowles, born Aug., 1887. Married . No

cliildren.

8863— Edgar A. Cowles, born Feb. i, 1858. Address. St. Mary's, Ohio.
Married Ada Denton. No children.

8864— Edna M. Cowles, born Aug. i, i860; died Aug. 5, 1888. Married
O. L. Cooley. Issue (i) Ethel Louisa, (2) Edith May, (3) Ella
Pearl.

88641 — Ethel Louisa Cooley, born Nov. 7, 1882. Married on Dec. 2, 1903,
Maynard Porter, Tiffin, Ohio. Issue (i) Mary Josephine. No data.

88642 — Edith May Cooley, born July 22, 1884. Married on Dec. 20, 1903,
Elmer E. Reynolds, New York Mills, Minn. Issue (i) Frances V.,
(2) Gertrude Alice, (3) Leonard E. No data.

886421 — Frances V. Reynolds, l)orn ; died Dec. 6, 1905.

88643 — Ella Pearl Cooley, 1)orn Jan. 8, 1886. Married on Nov. 5, 1902,
Benjamin C. Bailey, Perham, Minn. No data.

8865— Minnie M. Cowles, l)orn Jan. i, 1866. Married Charles Wakefield,
of Janesville, Minn. Issue (i) Harold Edward, (2) L. D. C.

88651 — Harold Edward Wakefield, Ijorn Aug. 7, 1886. Married on June 15,
1912, Stella Wakefield of Moore Jaw, Saskachewan, Can. No chil-
dren.

88652— L. D. C. Wakefield, born May 28, 1893. Address, Elysian, Minn.
No children.

8866 — Wallace A. Cowles, born Sept. 18, 1869. Address. Elysian, Minn.
Alanicd Alta Fish. Issue (i) Alta Blanche, (2) Olive Constance.



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239



88661— Alta Blanche Cowles, born 1890. Married William Jensen. Issue
(l) . No data.

88662— Olive Constance Cowles, born 1892. Married William Moen, of
Alinneapolis, Minn. No data.

887— Sarah Morse, born Nov. 14, 1831, at Middlefield, Ohio; died March
2T, 1900 at Middlefield. Married on Oct., i860, Williard Plumley (born
April 20, 1820; died June 10, 1897, in Middlefield, Ohio). Issue (i)
Emma, (2) Edward.

8871— Emma Plumley, born Feb. 23. 1862. Married on June 2, 1890,
Almon Moyer. Address, Warren, Ohio. Issue (i) Grace E., (2)
Christobelle S.

88711— Grace F. Moyer, born Aug. 12, 1893. Attended the Warren (Ohio)
Business College.

88712— Christobelle S. Moyer, born Nov. 16, 1899.

8872— Edward Plumley, born May 25, 1864. Address, Middlefield, Ohio.
Married on Dec. 12, 1900, Alvina Havens of Parkman, Ohio. Issue
three children. No data.

888— Ellen Morse, born Nov. 8, 1833. at Middlefield, Ohio. Address, Bur-
ton, Ohio. Married on Jan. i, 1861, David Ames (born March 7, 1831
in E. Claridon, Ohio; died Dec. 3, 1895 at Middlefield, Ohio), son of
Mosicr and Polly Ames of Claridon, Ohio. No children.

889— David Benjamin Morse, born Dec. 6. 1835, at Middlefield, Ohio.
Address, Warren, Ohio. He served in the Seventh Ohio Volunteer
Infantry during the Civil War. Married on Sept. 25, 1864, Harriett
Crittenden, daughter of Frederick and Deborah (Alden) Crittenden —
see 88(12) and 8832. Issue (i) Frank W., (2) Herbert, (3) Edna,
(4) Edith.

8891— Frank W. Morse, born July 12. 1868, at Middlefield, Ohio. Address,
Warren, Ohio. JSIarried Dec. 8, 1913, Alabel May Elizabeth Somers,
(born Mar. 27, 1881, at Baltonsborough, Somersetshire, England),
daughter of George and Mary Ann (Curtis) Somers.

8892— Herbert Morse, born Dec. 27. 1869; died Sept. i, 1870.

8893- Edna Morse, born March 14, 1874. Address, 5607 Euclid Ave.,
Cleveland, Ohio. Married on Sept. 26, 1896, William Michael, son
of Frederick and Elizabeth Michael. Issue (i) Fred M., (2) Edith
Leone.



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88931— Fred M. Michael, born April 3, 1899.

88932 — Edith Leone Michael, born Jan. 16, 1902.

8894 — Edith Morse, born April 25, 1879. Married Jan. 5, 1914, in Pitts-
burgh, Pa., John Frederick Walters (born Aug. 20, 1878, at Cam-
bridge Springs, Pa.), son of John and Mary Jane (Webster) Wal-
ters.

88(10) — Edward L, Morse, born June 16, 1838, at Middlefield, Ohio; died
Dec. 9, 1906 at Chardon, Ohio. He was a practicing physician at
Chardon. He served as orderly sergeant in the Forty-first Ohio
Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. Married on Sept. 13,
1876, Mrs. Lydia (Atwood) Bishop, daughter of Dr. Joseph and
Elizabeth Atwood. Mrs. E. L. Morse is a practicing physician at
Chardon, Ohio. No children.

88(11) — Albert Morse, born May 4, 1843, at Middlefield, Ohio; died Sept.
I, 1900 at Middlefield, Ohio. Unmarried.

88(12)— Phoebe Carohne Morse, born Sept. 9, 1845; died Nov. 11, 1913.
Married on Aug. 27, 1865, Henry W. Crittenden (born Aug. 15,
1841) son of Frederick and Deborah (Alden) Crittenden of Middle-
field and grandson of William Crittenden from Connecticut — see
8832 and 889 — H. W. Crittenden was a merchant in Middlefield and
later a druggist in Burton, Ohio. He served in the Seventh Ohio
Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. Issue (i) Frederick, (2)
Bird Leon.

88(12)1 — Frederick Crittenden, born Feb. 26, 1868. Address, Burton, Ohio.
Married on Nov. 7, 1889, Louise Reed of Detroit, Mich. Issue (i)
Cecilc E., (2) Arleen H.

88(12)11 — Cecile E. Crittenden, born Sept. 28, 1898. Music teacher. Mar-
ried June 28, 1916, at Burton, Ohio, Stuart D. Strong.



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