I am the descendant of Rebecca Whitcraft born April 2,1842 in Ohio,(per obituary and census records)Rebecca is listed in: 1860 census with her mother Amelia Whitcraft (nee ??)in Mt. Victory, Hardin Co.,OH. Rebecca married Orange M. Hays on May 5,1861 in Mt. Victory, Hardin County,OH.
Rebecca and Orange are listed in: 1870 Hardin County,OH census 1877 Encyclopedia of Quaker Genealogy 1880 St. Louis,MO census 1883 Encyclopedia of Quaker Genealogy 1900 St. Louis,MO census
In 1840 Hardin County Ohio there are no Whitcraft listed. In 1840 Logan County Ohio there is a George Whitcraft listed on page 79, Jefferson Twp. 1 male under 5 years of age 1 male of 5 but under 10 1 male of 10 but under 15 1 male of 15 but under 20 1 male of 40 but under 50 1 female under 5 years of age 1 female of 5 but under 10 1 female of 10 but under 15 1 female of 30 but under 40
1850 Hardin County Ohio there are no Whitcraft listed 1850 Logan County Ohio,Jefferson Twp. page 220 there is a William Whitcraft listed in the index, however I do not have access to Ohio Census..and The Ancestry.com subscription skips this township. I suspect this MAY be Rebecca's father. Anything sound familiar?