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Henry Cuppy (b. June 30, 1766, d. September 21, 1833)Henry Cuppy (son of John Cuppy and Margaret (?)) was born June 30, 1766 in Mill Creek, Hampshire, VA (now WVA), and died September 21, 1833 in Wayne County, Indiana.He married Sarah Malone on Abt. 1792, daughter of Daniel Malone and Mary Drury ?.
Notes for Henry Cuppy:
History of Wayne Co. IN-p. 302-Article on Levi Stanley."His maternal grandparents, Henry and Sarah Cuppy, settled in Wayne county, in 1817 or 1818, where they died about 1833.They had a family of 8 children--Daniel, Mary, Rebecca, James, Thomas, John, Abraham, and Harrison."
Henry was b. in Mill Creek, Hampshire Co. VA (now WVA).By 1801 he was living in Clermont Co. OH.He d. in Wayne Co. IN 1833.According to family tradition he came with his wife's family (the Malones) to the Ohio River (along Indian River) in the 1790's.On 16 Oct 1818 he bought land along John's Creek in Wayne Co. IN and his family moved there soon thereafter.He was a private in the War of 1812 in Capt. Robert Haines' company of mounted troops from Hamilton Co. OH.The Noble Co. History says his daughter, Mary, was b. in KY 1795 so he may have lived there also.
In Clermont Co. Ohio Henry had land dealings with Samuel Druley, John and Betsey Druley, Samuel and Nancy Druley.
In 1818 he bought land in Wayne Co. IN
1820 Wayne County IN census
2 males under 10
1 male between 10-16
1 male over 45
1 female 16-26
1 female over 45
In the 1820 Wayne Co. IN census, Josiah Abrams, Henry Cupy, James Cupy, and Thos Cupy are listed next to each other.
I'm not sure where the information that he was buried at Boston Cemetery came from.I don't find him in Yount's Tombstones of Wayne Co.
Couldn't find in Wayne Co. 1830.
Cuppy genealogy, p. 431-most family researchers are of the opinion that Henry came to the Ohio River country with his wife's people and settled in Clermont Co. OH during the early 1790's.Henry m. Sarah Malone, the eldest daughter of Daniel Malone and Mary Druley (Drury?)Since their first child was b. in 1793, they may have married around 1791.
More About Henry Cuppy:
Burial: Unknown, Boston Cemetery, Wayne County, IN.
More About Henry Cuppy and Sarah Malone:
Marriage: Abt. 1792
Children of Henry Cuppy and Sarah Malone are:
- +Mary (Molly) Cuppy, b. April 06, 1795, Clermont County, Ohio?, d. July 18, 1849, Wayne County, Indiana405.