I posted on May 23rd, but apparently it did not go through.
I saw your posting concerning Massey & Lucy Arrasmith and their cemetery in Story Co., Iowa.They are my g.g. grandparents through their next youngest son, Joseph.Joseph was born 31 Aug. 1845 in Putnam Co., IN, died 07 Dec. 1918 at Medical Lake, Spokane Co., WA, buried at Greenwood Cemetery, Palouse, Whitman Co., WA.He married 29 Oct. 1868 in Story Co., Iowa at the home of William & Alvina (Grove) Arrasmith to Susannah Hughes.After Massey & Lucy died Joseph lived with William & Alvina.
The information I have on Leanah was she was b: 09 Jan. 1831 in IN, married 1st on 07 Oct. 1847 to Jessee Hussong (b: 27 Sept. 1819 d: 23 Sept. 1854 in Story Co., IA bur: at Arrasmith Cem.).She marr: 2nd to Stephen Harris and 3rd to ___ Stanley.They were living in Jasper Co., MO in 1890.
William & Alvina Arrasmith had 15 children.Their 5th & 6th children were twins.John W. and William Henry b: 20 Sept. 1860.William Henry died 15 Dec. 1860 and is buried at Arrasmith Cem. so he would be the child that is 2 mos and 25 days old.
Massey & Lucy's children were:
1.Wesley b: 26 June 1827 at Bath Co., KY, d:16 April 1893, bur: at Pleasant Grove Cem. Story Co, IA, marr: 14 Sept. 1851 in Clay Co., IN to Catherine Grove b: 05 Nov. 1836 in OH d: 01 Mar. 1914 at Pleasant Grove d/o Adam Grove & Rachel Antrim.
2.William Henry b: 30 Nov. 1828 at White Oak, Bath Co., KY, d: 19 Dec. 1908 at Story Co., IA bur: at Ames Cem. Story Co., IA, marr: 04 Mar. 1852 in Clay Co., IN to Alvina Grove b: 25 Jan. 1835 in Clinton Co., OH d: 16 Nov. 1911 om Story Co., IA, bur: at Ames Cem., d/o of Adam Grove & Rachel Antrim.
3.Leanah Arrasmith (mentioned above)
4.Sarah "Sally" b: 10 April 1833 at Fountain Co., IN marr: 09 Oct. 1856 in Story Co., IA to Edmund Zenor.Their child Phillip E. Zenor b: 01 Jan 1865 d: 19 Feb. 1856 (1 mo 19 days) bur: Arrasmith Cem.
5.Nancy b: 11 Feb. 1835 in IN d: 1911 in Story Co., IA, bur: Pleasant Grove Cem., marr: 12 Dec. 1861 to George H. Alfred b: 1821 d: 1904.They lived at Milford Twp., Story Co., IA.
6.Abner d: 22 Dec. 1836 in IN d: 15 June 1863 of illness at Cape Girardian, MO during the Civil War/Je marr: 28 Aug. 1861 or 10 Oct. 1861 to Catherine Blunk.
7.Mary Ann b: 24 Feb. 1840 om OM. marr: 10 Oct. 1861 in Story Co., IA to Amos Blunk/They were living in Cheroke, KS in 1886, and in Labette, KS in 1890.
8.James Dudley b: 06 Mar. 1842 at Clay Co., IN d: 14 April 1918 at Story Co., IA bur: at Ames Cem., marr: 1st on 04 Feb. 1869 to Sarah Hannum (d: 22 yrs old), marr: 2nd on 14 Dec. 1873 at Story Co., IA to Sarah Nobbel b: 1855, d: 1917.James Dudley was in the 8th Iowa Cavalry during the Civil War.
9.Joseph(mentioned above) marr: 29 Oct. 1868 at the home of William & Alvina Arrasmith at Franklin Twp., Story Co., IA to Susannah Hughes b: 07 Dec. 1843 aat Waynesbury, Greene Co., PA, d: 14 October 1923 at Troy, Latch Co., ID (living with their oldest daughter) bur: at Greenwood Cem., Palouse, Whitman Co., WA.James Dudley Arrasmith was a witness on the marriage record.Susannah was the d/o John Hughes and Louisa (Strawn) Hughes.
10.John Nathaniel b: 24 Jan. 1848 in IN, marr: 01 Jan 1871 to Catherine Sea.They were living in Jasper Co., MO in 1890.
I would love to hear from anyone who has information and documentation on these families and their ancestors.My email is firstname.lastname@example.org after which I can give you my mailing address.