Ongoing research of the following families:
BOOTH from WV/VA & Harrison/Mercer Co., IL
BUSHNELL from Schuyler Co., IL;
FOSTER from Adams Co., IA, Schuyler Co., IL and Essex Co., NY
HARPER from Adams/Taylor/Page Co., IA; Warren Co., IL; Greene Co., OH
LECHMANN, FISCHER, APPELHANZ, BIEBER, from Rothammel, Russia;
MILLER from Somerset Co., PA and Black Hawk Co., IA;
NEWTON from Mercer Co., MO; IA
SELENSKY/ZIELINSKI from Posen, Poland & Bremer Co., IA; STOKES from Black Hawk Co., IA, Brown Co., KS, IL & KS.
STUFFLEBEAM from Bremer Co., IA, Fulton Co., IL & Essex Co., KY,
TOMES from Harrison/Mercer Co., MO
WILSON from KY and Putnam Co., IN
- Bushnell, George, Minerva (Crouch) and Ananias (62 KB)
The Old Ridgeville Cemetery in Browning Twp., Schuyler Co., IL contains the graves of Minerva Crouch Bushnell (center stone, no engraving is readable 6/2000, her sons George (left forground)and Ananias (right foreground).The death date of Ananias is unknown, the stone is government military issue.
- Jacob Stufflebeam Family circa late 1870s (84 KB)
Rear l to R: Cinda (Mrs. August Selensky), Harvey, Mary Elizabeth "Lizzy" (Mrs. James Austin Eveland) Front: Jacob, Elsie (Mrs. Francis Renn), Rachel Willey Stufflebeam
- Stokes, Sally Ann (Wilson) (67 KB)
Sally Ann Wilson is buried in the Old Macomb City Cemetery, Macomb, McDonough Co., IL.She and her husband Robert Firman Stokes were parents of seven sons.Robert died and is buried in KS.
- August Selensky and Cinda Stufflebeam marriage (13 KB)
August and Cinda were married 31 January 1883 in Bremer County, IA
- Hurlburt, Samuel and Eliza Bushnell Foster (28 KB)
Were married 11 October 1860.They were the parents of one son Lansing Wesley, born in 1861.Eliza had previouslybeen married to Isaac Newton Foster.She gave birth to 7 children, while married to Newton.Only 4 survived to adulthood.
- Willey, Absolam Jr. Tombstone (63 KB)
Absolam Willey, his wife Rachel Lemley are buried in the Willey Cemetery, Bethel Twp., McDonough Co., IL.
- Willey, Rachel (Lemley) Tombstone (64 KB)
Rachel Willey is buried in the Willey Cemetery, Bethel Twp., McDonough Co., IL
- Willey, John Tombstone (64 KB)
John Willey, son of Absolam and Rachel Willey is buried with his parents and first wife in the Willey Cemetery, Bethel Twp., McDonough Co., IL
- Willey, Mary (Shaw) Tombstone (61 KB)
Mary Shaw Willey, first wife of John Willey and mother of Elizabeth, Henry Isaac, Minerva, Rachel, Mary May (twin) and Maria (twin), is buried in the Willey Cemetery, Bethel Twp., McDonough Co., IL.
- Willey, Nancy (Smedley) Tombstone (53 KB)
Nancy Smedley Willey, second wife of John Willey is buried in the West Union Cemetery in Crawford Co., KS.They were the parents of the following children: Jane, Nancy, John J. Thomas Edward,and William.
- Bushnell, James Tombstone (66 KB)
James Bushnell, father of Milo, is buried near his grandchildren and daughter in law, Minerva Crouch Bushnell in the Old Ridgeville Cemetery, Browning Twp., Schuyler Co., IL.