These are children born to James William Grass and Mary(Polly Ann)Fox...Mary was a full blood Cherokee and thought to be part of the Ohio Valley pioneers...James was military and scout, if you have any information on this family let me know. Here is more information... Looking for birth, death, burial records. Born Cir. 1843. Married James W. Grass Dec. 11, 1865. Death reported on husband's Civil War Pension Appl. as May 2, 1898, Vigo Co. IN Known Children: Martha;Sarah Ellen; Maggie;James W.; William T.; Sarah Jane; Peter.
James W. Grass, son o Peter Grass & Mary Dressler Born Virginia Cir. 1841. Father Peter born Virginia Cir.1796.
(1.) Martha W. b. 9 Oct 1865 in ILL. Married Rood/Brentlinger d. 6 March 1928 in Terre Haute Vigo Co. and buried Highland Lawn Cem. (2.) Sarah Ellen(Ella) b. 1 March 1867 Married Elmer Tucker 14 March 1889 Justice of the Peace Joseph M. Weedy Vigo Co. and died 26 Oct. 1932. (3.) Maggie (Margaret)Megan b. 1875 in IN. Married Freeland Maynard 14 March 1896 in Paris,ILL. Edgar Co. (no death info yet). (4.)James Wilson b. 1871 in IN. Married Melvina Blue 1 Aug 1889 in Paris,ILL Edgar Co. (5.) William T. (and we had Tilson as his middle name) b. 22 Feb. 1877 in Paris,ILL Edgar Co. Married Annette Bell Price 5 Dec 1908 by Justice of the Peace Brazel Brown. d. 28 June 1916 in Terre Haute Vigo Co. buried Markel Cem. Otter Creek twp. (6.) Sarah Jane(Jennie) my grandmother b. 10 March 1880 in Marshall,ILL. Clark Co. (which is next to Edgar Co.) Married John McHenry then William Edward Whitehead 20 May 1900 and my grandfather Leo George Archambeault on 19 Sept 1904. d. 22 Oct 1948 Terre Haute Vigo Co and buried Highland Lawn Cem. Edgar Co and Clark Co ILL are just west across the Wabash River from Terre Haute,IN and Clay and Johnson Co,IN are just east from Terre Haute