I am still trying to find info. on John Bear and Martha ?.Martha b. abt. June 30, 1790 PA, d and buried. Nov. 17, 1867 at Irving, Tama Co., IA.The only thing we know of John Bear is his name from Martha's headstone staes "wife of John Bear".They had one daughter that we know of, my GGGrandmother, Martha (Bear) Williams, b. March 10, 1823 Lancaster Co., PA (from husband's obit. states he "married Miss Martha Bear of Lancaster Co., PA", she di. April 25, 1901 Valentine, Cherry Co., NE, m. George S. Williams Nov. 10, 1842 at Miami Co., OH, he was b. April 1, 1818 Miami Co., OH, d. May 31, 1894 Valentine, Cherry Co., NE.I have found John's wife, Martha Bear on the 1850 census in Adams Twp., Darke Co., OH age 60 with a Rebecca Bear age 9,then she is living with daughter and husband until her death.
Would really appreciate any help anyone can give me on this.Thanks a bunch!