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I found a marriage license for a John H. Patterson and Alazana Babcock, dated 4/30/1887 in Hardin County, OH
1880 McDonald, Hardin, OH census
David M. Patterson, 46, born in OH, father born in PA
Lilly A, 42, wife, born n MD, both parents born in MD
Thomas F, 19, born in OH, both parents born in MD
John H, 17, born in OH,both parents born in MD
David S, 14, born in OH
William S.J., 8, born in OH
Jenny M, 4, born in OH
1870 Richland, Logan, OH census
David Patterson, 30, OH
Ann, 30, Maryland
Hattie, 13, OH
Libbie, 11, OH
Thos, 9, OH
John, 7, OH
David, 4, OH
1860 Richland, Logan, OH census
David Patterson, 27, OH
Martha A, 23, OH
Hetta J, 2, OH
Ann E, 1, OH
Robert Woods, 14, OH
David W. Stevenson, 19, OH
1850 Richland, Logan, OH census
Thos Patterson, 58, PA
Mary, 20, OH
David, 17, OH
Jno, 12, OH
David E Stevenson, 2, born in OH, living next door with parents Wm and Jane Stevenson.
David M. Patterson was born 8/15/1833and died 4/14/1910 in McGuffey, OH. First wife was Martha A. Stevenson. Second wife was Ruth A. Rockholder. Third wife - Rachel e. Shackleford (per obit below)
Belle Center Herald Newspaper Article on Roll 29 Dated April 9 0f 1910 (Copied word for word By John K Patterson Jr.)
David M Patterson,son of Thomas and Elizabeth Patterson,was born near Huntsville, Ohio, August 15th 1833,and he departed
this life at his home in McGuffey,Ohio on April 4th 1910,at the ripe age of of seventy six years 8 months and 19 days.
On March 5th of 1854,he was united in marriage to Miss Martha A Stephenson to whom were born seven children,Three sons and 4 daughters.
(Remaining Sons John H Patterson,Thomas F Patterson,
Two sons and one daughter remain.The daughter spent the last remaining weeks at the bedside of her father administering to his wants to the last.
The family lived two years in Illinois where Mrs Patterson died and Mr Patterson then returned to Ohio and
on March 31st 1869,he married Ruth Ann Rockhold, who died Aug 4th 1881,leaving an only son who is still living.
After two years,he married May 3rd 1883 his present wife,Rachel E. Shackleford. Of this union 3 sons and one daughter were born.
Brother Patterson was early in life impressed with the need of the devine life.
He sought the lord and was converted at McGraw Chapel at the age of fifteen years,and soon afterwords joined the Mount Zion Methodist Episcopal church near his old home at Huntsville. He was a consistent christian man,fervent in his devotions,powerful in prayer,serving the lord. While in Illinois he was Superintendent of the sunday school. It was his daily practice of life to have morning and evening worship in his home and up to the last,although being unable to speak he motioned the family to have the evening devotion. He leaves behind many friends,grand children,sons and daughters together with his loving and devoted wife,who like an angel of mercy has lovingly attended him to the last day. The funeral was held at the McGuffey M.E. Church Wednesday conducted by the Rev Stanton of Ada, Interment is at Pleasant Hill Cemetary,on SR 235 Near Roundhead Ohio.