With my experience of many yrs, every Petition to Partition/Quit Claim, etc, names ALL heirs, and provides locations of same.....they all have to sign off on the sale of property.Do you know Malissa's middle name?I think she is Alena.
I take death records with a grain of salt. IL DEATHS Thomas Jefferson BACON b 4-18-1847 Darke Co OH d. 8-23-1922 Sangamon IL Parents: Nathaniel BACON b Eng/Elizabeth RUSSELL b unk
1870 Thos is living with Malissa
1850 Mississinawa, Darke Co OH BAWN [BACON] Rebecca 24 NY Melissa 14 OH William 12 OH [he should be on petition] Eveline 6 OH Thos J 4 OH James H 1 OH