James Bale Havens b 4 Jan 1839 Sussex Co, NJ d 4 July 1891 Sunbury, OH 1848 - moved with parents to Delawre Co, Ohio.Parents names not shown in death notice.Saw a James Bale on internet--interesting.
There was an adoption somewhere in this line: of James Bale Havens? His son ?His grandson, James Edward Havens, Jr. WAS adopted!! (Eddie Tuller)
Other grandchildren in Havens Family Bible:Parents NOT indicated!!! Eloise or Cloise Havens 9/6/1892 Birdie Havens 3/6/1894 Flora Havens15/10/1898 J. Burwell Havens 15/6/1899
I have an obituary for Mary A--utler Havens, wife of A. J. Havens. They lived at Lewis Center, Delaware County, Ohio. I do not know how A.J. & Mary are connected to my family, but I do know it's through James Bale Havens, my great-grandfather, who lived in same town!Her obit says they had a "little boy"---No Name Given!!!! Her birth date:12/28/1856 Their weddingdate:5/30/1883 Her death date:7/3/1890
per obit:to Lewis Center, Delaware County, Ohio in 1848with parents birth date in Famly Bible difficult to read Member M.E. Church:July 6 funeral @ 2pm moved from Delaware (Co?), Ohio family home in aprx 1890 to home of 2nd son Isaac in Sunbury, Ohio due to illness--Died of consumption after 2 year illness