Tammy hello, I beleive that gggrandfather John W. Malott died near Fayetteville AK. I have his wife's , Zeruah Malott(e) death notice (1925) and it lists their daughter, Mrs. Ada Seivers lives in Westfork. And John W. Malott's brother William Malott's obit (1931) list John W. Malott of Fayetteville.
They lived in Randolph County Indiana at least from 1850 until 1910.I have John as a 4 year old in the 1850 Census-John and wife Zeruah in 1910(now in Adams County,In) I know his wife Zeruah died in Chicago in 1925. I beleive John lived to be @103years.
John W. Malott was born in PA (According to all of the censuses) His parents are Gideon Malott and Eliza.Siblings are Caroline, Edward, Ema, William ,Mellville,and Harry.