|I am researching the Hart family from Victor, New York & Illinois. They lived in New York till 1845 or 46. Then they moved to Michigan then Illinois settling in Milledgeville. Where they bought a farm. That was Barnabus & Nancy Hart, their son Nicholas his wife Elizabeth (Clute) Hart. Nicholas & Elizabeth had seven kids I only know of five of them. Nancy J. married Hezekiah (Kyle) Stewart, Jacob Barnabus married Sarah Ann Gyger (my great grandparents), Rexeyeth married David Henry Kimmel, Ephraim married Cora Viola Woods, Margaret Ann married Thomas Kocher.|
Also I'am researching the Staples family & Naffziger familys.
Wiliam Sheldon Staples was born in Utica New York. Not certain when he came to Illinois. He married Mary Elizabeth Ray. They had eight kids: Minnie B. married James Haines, Then Fred Wolber, William Nathan married Mary A. Naffziger (my grandparents), Ervie Dot married James Conley then John Wolber, Frank H married Alley Garuhart, Beatrice Sickles, Myrtle A. Pense there was one other wife. Myrtle was wife #2, Beatrice was wife # 4, Matilda A. married Russell Bell then Clyde E. Forquer, Leatha Leata married Fidelas Schooley Jackson, Mary Elsie married James Ray Wagner, Maude Darlene married Henry Temple then Clifford Weaver.
Also tyring to find information on Mary Naffziger family. her parents are Daniel & Amanda McGill Naffziger. They had 15 kids.
They are Mary A., Lena, Daniel, Clearence, Jacob, Joseph,David, Alvin, Arthur, Mabel, Edwin. There are 4 Children I can't find
I would appreciate any information on any of these people. I would also share any information that I have.
- Amanda Naffziger (50 KB)
age 96. Her first plane ride around Dixon & Sterling area
- Taken in 1950 (149 KB)
Edward, Evelyn,Mary, Margaret,Marilyn, Marna, & Marlene Hart
- Amanda Naffziger & Mary Staples (27 KB)
Great grandmother Amanda & her daughter Mary Staples (Mary is holding the baby)
- Arthur & Fannie Hart (204 KB)
The day they got married February 21, 1907
- Wedding picture (102 KB)
Mary Naffziger & William Nathan Staples 1901
- Taken in the 1860's (571 KB)
Standing in back, Arthur Hart (little boy), John Sovern Hart, Jacob Hart Setting in front: Elizabeth Hart, Nicholas Hart,Sarah Hart, the little girl is Mary Elizabeth Hart. John, Arthur & Mary are Jacob & Sarah's kids.
- Amanda & Mary Naffziger (135 KB)
Amanda & mary outside of their House
- Taken around 1912 (165 KB)
Great Grandma Sarah Hart, Nellie Burns, Great Grandpa Jacob Barnabus HartAunt Kathleen Hart, Uncle Fay Hart (John Sovern Hart's daughter & son) Jacob Alanson Hart (Arthur & Fanny Hart's son)
- Amanda Naffziger (36 KB)