Hi, I'm looking for information on my great great grandmother's side of the family. My great great grandmother was Elizabeth (first name Susan) Weller, family lore says she was half Potowatamie Indian, she was born 1836 in Indiana and deid Sept 17 1903 in Galena, Cherokee, Kansas. She married John Ayres Rakestraw March 5 1857 in Clark Co., Ohio.
I've been told that (Susan) Elizabeth Weller's father's name was Joseph Weller and her mother's name was Elizabeth ?.
Susan Elizabeth Weller and John Ayres Rakestraw had 8 children:
Lucinda "Lula" Rakestraw (b. 22 Jun 1861, d. 29 Oct 1924)
Joseph Ellsworth Rakestraw (b. 3 Dec 1862, d. 2 Sep 1947)
Oliver Clinton Rakestraw (b. 5 Aug 1865)
Thomas Lancaster Rakestraw (b. 25 Oct 1867, d. 28 Nov 1932)
Cloyd Rakestraw (b. 20 Jun 1871, d. 30 Jul 1921)
Chloe Rakestraw (b. 20 Jun 1871)
Willie Rakestraw (b. 9 Jul 1875, d. 21 Apr 1923)
Maggie May Rakestraw (b. 13 Jun 1878)