Just a long shot.... I am searching for info on Ellen Jane Brewer.The names in this thread are familiar.Ellen had a daughter Lemma who had a daughter Lydia.I know next to nothing about Ellen Jane, except for her decendants.If any of this matches anybody's research, please let me know...Here is the info I have on Ellen and her family:
Ellen Jane Brewer born 16 October 1828 Johnson Co, IN died 25 July 1855 Newton, Jasper Co, ILmarried David Banta 17 October 1850 Marion Co.IN,. David b 04 July 1831, Johnson Co. IN, d 13 July 1856, Newton, Jasper Co, IL.
Children: John J. Banta b 29 April 1853 and Lemma Francis Banta b16 July 1855, Johnson, IN?Lemma was married in Lebanon, Boone Co., IN. to Nelson A. McKee 14 August 1873.They had 6 children, Laura, Oscar, Charles, Lidia (Lydia, Lydie) and 2 children who died young.