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afterward Anna April Beeson Benjamin born in Wayne Boston Township bought brick building built Cambridge City Centreville Charles Cincinnati common schools Dalton Township Daniel daughter of John David death deceased descent Dublin early settlers eldest Elizabeth engaged in farming erected followed farming Fountain City four Franklin Franklin Township Gaar Garden Township George Hannah Henry County Indiana Isaac Jacob James Jesse Jonathan Jones Joseph July later Lewis living located Lodge March married Martha Mary Methodist Episcopal church miles mill Milton mother moved Nancy Nathan natives of North North Carolina Ohio organized parents Perry Township Preble County present purchased Rachel Randolph County reared Rebecca removed Republican resides Richmond Robert Samuel Sarah Sept settled Smith Society of Friends street Thomas town trade Trustee Union County Wayne County Wayne Township Whitewater wife died William
Page 36 - It may be of interest in this connection to state that the latter gentleman was the first person to introduce coal oil into this city for the purpose of illumination.
Page 497 - ... John Scott, from Ky., in 1811, settled 1J miles north from town, where he died. His sons Harrison and John reside in the township ; John on the homestead ; Harrison, on a farm adjoining. Another son, Elias, died in the township. Thomas J. Warman settled, first, south of town, afterward permanently 2 miles south-west from town, where he resided until his death. He was a member of the first board of county commissioners elected under the constitution of 1816, and was associated with James Odell...
Page 15 - ... countenance, or assist in making any improper noise, riot, disturbance, breach of the peace, or diversion tending to a breach of the peace, within the limits of the city...
Page 340 - ... active assistants of the late Colonel Ellsworth in organizing the company which afterwards became so famous under the title of the " Chicago Zouave Cadets," of which he was elected second officer, and afterwards captain, vice Ellsworth, resigned, which position he held until the fall of Fort Sumter, when he was one of the first to respond to the call of his country, and raised the first company of volunteers for the war from Chicago, the date of its organization being April 16, 1861, and that...
Page 556 - Hagerstown in 1870, where he has since been actively engaged in the practice of his profession.
Page 24 - He was a member of the first board of trustees of the Wilkes-Barre academy, which was incorporated March 19, 1807, and filled that position until his death in 1832.
Page 257 - Infantry, with which he remained until the close of the war. At the time of his enlistment he was the youngest private of his company.
Page 650 - In 1882 an amendment to the State Constitution prohibiting the manufacture and sale of intoxicating liquors was adopted by a large popular majority, but was declared void because of informalities in its passage.