Elisha Warford Lake
b. 17 July 1799, probably Hunterdon County, New Jersey, to Zenas and [–?–] Lake
d. 23 April 1881, Lincoln, Rice County, Kansas
m. 17 February 1823, Marion County, Indiana
Rebecca (Hanna) Nugent
b. 8 January 1797, South Carolina
d. 12 July 1873, Cicero, Hamilton County, Indiana
Children with Rebecca (Hanna) Nugent:
- Juliann or Julian (1829–1854)
- Caroline (1830–1915)
- Mary Elsa (1833–1914) married William C. Summers
- Hannah (1835–1921) married Sanford S. Wright
- Martin VanBuren (1837–1842)
Elisha Lake immigrated to Indiana from Hamilton County, Ohio, about 1821 with his parents and resided in three Indiana counties: Marion, Carroll, and Putnam. He moved to Rice County, Kansas, in 1876.
Rebecca Hanna, Elisha’s wife, married first William Nugent. They had a daughter, Rosanna.
Jay Brown Wright