William Aaron VanNostin's parents and siblings
This is an exciting time as we are finally able to come together with some clues, dates, and pictures on our Van Nostin line.I wanted to share this most wonderful email that I have just recieved from my cousin John Copple.The list of names and dates are of Aaron and Mary Louise Armstrong Van Nostin's children.
William Van Nostin......bornNovember 22 1854
Aaron Van Nostin........born March 5th 1823
Mary Louisa Van Nostin....born January 15th 1842
Ida Van Nostin..........born February 21st or 22nd 1859
Rhada Van Nostin......born October 10th 1860
Frank Van Nostin.....born July 10th 1862
Lee Van Nostin........born October 10th 1862 or 1864
Lilly Van Nostin......born November 13th 1871
John Van Nostin......born December 20th 1868
Charles Elmer Van Nostin.....born January 7th 1875
William Ballard.....born July 18th 1877
Albert E Ballard.....born September 23rd 1880
When Aaron died 7 Aug 1875 in Chautauqua County, Kansas Mary Louise md a James Ballard in Chautauqua County which is the father of William and Albert Ballard.And actually the William Van Nostin born 22 Nov 1854 is by Aaron's first wife Elizabeth Lindley who died young when they were living in Bloomington, McLean, IL.Aaron and Mary Louise were md 1 Oct 1857 in St. Louis, MO.
[Rhada Van Nostin is actually Rhoda B. Van Nostin who md Thomas W. Ballard 20 July 1878 in Chautauqua Co, KS.]
I descend through Aaron and Mary Louise Van Nostin's daughter Ida Van Nostin who married a William Henry Copple 27 Aug 1876 in Chautauqua Co, KS.
Here are William Aaron's parents and siblings:
Fa: Abraham VanNostin born abt 1795 New Jersey md 10 Nov 1821 Hamilton Co, OH died Dec 1852 Hamilton Co, OH.
Mo: Margaret Cook born 25 May 1804 Whitewater Twp, Hamilton, OH died 17 July 1889 Bloomington, McLean, IL.
Child 1: Abraham born 1822 Hamilton, OH died young.
Child 2: William Aaron born 5 Mar 1823 Hamilton Co, OH died 7 Aug 1875 in Chautauqua County, Kansas md 1st Elizabeth Lindley 8 Mar 1849 McLean Co, IL and 2nd Mary Louise Armstrong 1 Oct 1857 in St. Louis, MO.
Child 3: Ann born 2 Nov 1824 Hamilton Co, OH died 30 Oct 1893 Blooming, McLean, IL md William C. King 26 Feb 1845
Child 4: Eliza born 26 Jan 1826 Hamilton Co, OH died 27 Sep 1872 md David Harbert 10 Apr 1845 McLean Co, IL.
Child 5: Alexander born abt 1828 Hamilton Co, OH died 21 Sep 1903 Clay Co, KS md Jemima Mitchell 16 Aug 1855 McLean Co, IL.
Child 6: Charlotte born 19 Feb 1832 Hamilton Co, OH md Charles Tovrea 12 Apr 1849 McLean Co, IL.
Child 7: John born 7 Feb 1836 Hamilton Co, OH died 15 Oct 1914 Gibson City, Ford, IL md Martha Phillips 9 Jan 1861 McLean Co, IL.
Child 8: Hannah born 24 Feb 1834 Hamilton Co, OH died 1922 md Edwin Smith 19 Feb 1853 McLean Co, IL.
Child 9: Margaret born abt 1837 McLean Co, IL md 1st David Simons 11 Mar 1857 McLean Co, IL and 2nd John Karr.
Child 10: Amanda born 24 apr 1841 McLean Co, IL md 1st Benjamin Simons and 2nd John Delancey.
Child 11: Sarah born 29 Dec 1844 McLean Co, IL died 20 Mar 1922 md 1st Lyman S. Johnson 4 Sep 1863 McLean Co, IL and 2nd Mr. Edmonds.
There are several internet sites with pictures on the Tovrea family which includes Charlotte VanNostin Tovrea's family which you may want to check out; particulary Gladys Brandstoettner's:http://www.genealogy.com/genealogy/users/t/o/v/Gladys-L-Tovreabrandstoettner/http://www.genealogy.com/genealogy/users/t/o/v/Gladys-L-Tovreabrandstoettner/