Carolyn, I am researching the Trimmell family and hope you can help me.I will include a two generation item I have with James Douglas Trimmell included in it.This may or may not be the same James.I hope that it is.This is a branch of our family that I know little about.
Descendants of Samuel Trimmell
Generation No. 1
1.SAMUEL1 TRIMMELL(JOHNA) was born Abt. 1807 in Maryland ?.He married ELIZABETH HOWELL 25 April 1833 in Probably Vermilion County, Illinois, daughter of JAMES HOWELL and JANE COPELAND.She was born 01 January 1814 in Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois, and died 26 April 1904 in Vermilion County, Illinois.
Notes for SAMUEL TRIMMELL: LDS Site says his name is Sampson????????/
More About SAMUEL TRIMMELL: Census: 1840, Vermilion County, Illinois ??Name is Sampson Tremmell Name could be: Sampson, Samson or Samuel Note: Samuel & his family lived next door to John J. Trimmell & family in Collin Township, Illinois.
More About ELIZABETH HOWELL: Burial: 28 April 1904, Vermilion County, Illinois Note: LDS site says husband was "Sampson"
More About SAMUEL TRIMMELL and ELIZABETH HOWELL: Marriage: 25 April 1833, Probably Vermilion County, Illinois
Children of SAMUEL TRIMMELL and ELIZABETH HOWELL are: i. HENRY2 TRIMMELL. ii. SILAS TRIMMELL. iii. DANIEL TRIMMELL. 2. iv. JAMES DOUGLAS TRIMMELL. v. ELIZA TRIMMELL, b. 1846, Vermilion County, Illinois.
Generation No. 2
2.JAMES DOUGLAS2 TRIMMELL (SAMUEL1, JOHNA)He married HIPSY DAVIS.
Child of JAMES TRIMMELL and HIPSY DAVIS is: i. ANNA3 TRIMMELL, b. 1858, Vermilion County, Illinois.
The JOHN J. TRIMMELL mentioned above was my Great Great Grandfather.He moved to Kansas in the late 1800's.
Any help you could give would be most appreciated.