Sorry Sherm, Don't know why I didn't see this before....You are descended through Rudolph Rex Jr. son of Rudolph Rex Sr. and Mary Ann Asper.
Rudolph Rex b. 1 Nov 1808, Summitt Co., OHIO d. 6 Mar 1867 Marble Rock, Iowa m. Mary Ann ASPER b. 12 Apr 1810 in York, PA. Married on 10 Nov 1829 in Stark Co., OH. They had: 1.Louise REX b. abt 1832 2.Samuel REX b. 1834 Summit, OH d. abt 1914 m. Mary Jane Ackley (children: Ina, Charles, Nancy, Samuel,Ruth, Mattie, Jennie Ellen) 3.Elizabeth REX b. 1836/37 in OH 4.Anna Maria REX b. 9 Mar 1839 Manchester, OH d. 6 Nov 1914 in Marble Rock m. Samuel Sours Jacob b. 1841 OH, m. Mary Jane Ackley (yes she married brothers) 5.Emily b. 19 Feb 1844 OH d. 8 May 1866 Marble Rock m. Solomon Judson Ackley (children: Ada, Ida, Garrison & Desdemona)After Emily died 'Jud' married her cousin Sarah Jane Asper. 6.Harriett b. 1847 OH 7. Rudolp Rex Jr. b abt 1848 OH m. Mary Baker on 9 Sep 1866 in Floyd Co., IA 8. Martin Rex b. abt 1851 Looks like we have connected. Let me know if you want more info. Cathy firstname.lastname@example.org