Hello all. I am here to help out those who may be looking for information on Drakes as well as find some information on them too.. Here is what I have on some of the Drakes from my tree::: Hiram H Drake got married to Margaret Elizabeth Nitterraner in 1853 in Medina County, Ohio. They had 5 children born in Ohio- 1boys and 4 girls::: Ervin/Irwin Drake was born 1859, Agnes born 1882, Emma Drake born 1866, Jennie Drake 1868, and Clara Gertrude Drake born in 1876-
Their first born Cornelius drake was born on 23 October 1854 in Grove City, Jasper, Illinois, USA. Ervin/Irwin lived in Medina till 1880 then him and family seemed to have moved Illinois.. Emma Drake married Charles Sands in 1890 in Illinois and had 2 sons and 2 daughters by him. Jennie married in 1892 to George Francis Scheib and had 3 daughters and 2 sons by him and Clara Gertrude Drake * 2nd great grandmother* was born in Ohio then moved to Illinois then back to Ohio in 1900s and married James E Berry in 1908 inLicking, Ohio, USA. They had 3 daughters and 7 sons::: Sina Berry 1893, Carrie Berry *my great grandmother* 1896, Charles M Berry 1898,Orrel Berry 1901, Bennard Berry 1904,Grant Berry 1906, James Theodore Berry 1908, Mary Berry 1913, Reo Berry 1916 and Earl Berry 1918. She died in 1959 in Licking County, Licking, Ohio, United States.
if anyone has any other information or wants any information on these people, please let me know.. I am trying to get some on Hiram H Drake and his folks..