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The Rutter Family of Monroe County, Ohio

Updated November 9, 2000

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While researching my husbands family tree I have continued to run into dead ends.
Here is some of the info that I have gotten.

John H. Rutter was born in England on January 31, 1808. John married Nancy Hurd in 1827. Nancy Hurd Rutter was born in Pennsylvania in 1815. John and Nancy Rutter lived in Cameron, Ohio. John H. Rutter was a farmer. John died March 24, 1881 of pneumonia. John and Nancy Hurd Rutter had 4 children.

William Rutter born in Monroe County 1842
Harvy Rutter born in Monroe County 1849
Mary E. Rutter born in Monroe County 1851
Samanthy Rutter born in Monroe County 1853

Lavina Freeland came to Monroe County and worked as a servant for John and Nancy Hurd Rutter. Lavina Freeland was born in Pennsylvania in 1840. Lavina Freeland and William Rutter(son of John and Nancy Hurd Rutter) had a son together.

Frank Rutter born in Monroe County 1865

Later Lavina Freeland married a George or Donald Wiggins and they had a son.

James Wiggins born in Monroe County

William Rutter also married. Mattie B. Smith on Dec. 20, 1877.

Frank Rutter married Evadele Terry on Dec. 19, 1886. Evadele Terry Rutter was born in 1866. Frank and Evadele Terry Rutter had 6 children.

Charles E. Rutter born in Monroe County Aug. 16, 1887
Lottie Rutter born in Monroe County Jan. 01, 1889
Mary Rutter born in Monroe County Aug. 11, 1891
Laura Rutter born in Monroe County Sept. 23, 1893
Ivan Rutter born in Monroe County July 09, 1897
Eulah Rutter born in Monroe county May 30, 1900

After this I only know some about Ivan Rutter(my husbands grandfather). I Know he married Freeda Mae Shook and they together had 5 children.

Frank Rutter
John I. Rutter
Larwance Rutter
Henry Rutter
Charles R. Rutter

If you have any info please contact me.


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