Category Archives: Cass County

Maria Elizabeth Sutherland

Maria Elizabeth Sutherland
b. 21 October 1857, Logansport, Cass County, Indiana, to Zera and Maria Elizabeth (Dodds) Sutherland
d. 13 November 1915, Alma, Gratiot County, Michigan

m. 1 July 1873, North Manchester, Wabash County, Indiana
James Herschel White
b. 25 December 1846, Chatham, Medina County, Ohio
d. 11 September 1923, Alma, Gratiot County, Michigan

Children with James Herschel White:
• Fannie Sevilla
• Hiram Levi “Jake”
• James Gloyd
• Jessie M.
• Paul Sutherland

The last two named children died young.

Maria lived in Logansport, Cass County, and Larwill, Whitley County, Indiana, before emigrating in 1887. She was also known as Mariah.

Submitted by:
F. Norman Pottle
Berrien Springs MI
E-mail: beverlypottle@msn.com

William Henry Quigley

William Henry Quigley
b. 24 March 1876, Logansport, Cass County, Indiana, to Thomas M. and Margaret E. (Newitt) Quigley
d. 23 June 1935, Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida

m. 9 December 1903, Logansport, Cass County, Indiana
Nelson Fay Jester
b. 5 September 1882, Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio
d. 14 February 1960, Miami, Dade County, Florida

Children with Nelson Fay Jester:
• Margaret E. (1905-1981) married (1) Harry S. Bellis, (2) A. G. Slone
• Robert Jester (1907-1989) married (1) Clara Harlan, (2) Sue Hurt
• Ruth (1909-1996) married Henry M. Pliske (married after her sister Jeannette died)
• Jeanette (1912-1952) married Henry M. Pliske
• William Gordon (1915-1974) married Dorothy Eugenia Machen

Will lived in Logansport, Cass County; Kennard, Henry County; and Eaton, Delaware County, Indiana. He moved to Chicago in 1900. He and Nellie moved from Delaware County, Indiana, to Tampa, Florida in 1922. He had been a conductor on a railroad and an employee of the Tampa Tribune. He was a Mason.

Submitted by:
Shelly D. Dooley
Indianapolis IN

Lucretia Mable Skinner

Lucretia Mable Skinner
b. 14 September 1881 at Howard Co., IN, daughter of Johnson Ballou and Sarah (McCoy) Skinner
d. 1 December 1963 at Augusta, GA
bur. Mt. Hope Cemetery, Logansport, Cass Co., IN

Lucretia Skinner

Lucretia Skinner

Lucretia Skinner gravestone

Lucretia Skinner gravestone

m. 20 August 1909 at Logansport, Cass Co., IN
Henry F. Whitmyer
b. 14 June 1874 at Roann, Miami Co., IN, son of Henry and Catharine (Flohr) Whitmyer
d. 29 August 1927 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN
bur. Mt. Hope Cemetery, Logansport, Cass Co., IN)

Children with Henry F. Whitmyer:

  • Helena Catherine Whitmyer (22 July 1910–12 August 1972; m. Ralph Sandige)
  • Mary Lucretia Whitmyer (4 May 1912–1 February 1994; m. Lewis W. Robinson Jr.)
  • Boy Whitmyer (23 November 1913–25 November 1913)
  • Elizabeth Evelyn Whitmyer (3 August 1915–4 April 1923)
  • Lois Caroline Whitmyer (30 September 1917–6 Feburary 2001; m. Warren J. Jones Jr.)
  • Alice Louise Whitmyer (22 September 1921–30 March 2003; m. Bernard Bobal)

Submitted by:
Kathy Jones Stickney
Ormond Beach, FL
Kstickney2@cfl.rr.com

Henry F Whitmyer

Henry F. Whitmyer
b. 14 June 1874 at Roann, Miami Co., IN, son of Henry and Catherine (Flohr) Whitmyer
d. 29 August 1927 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN
bur. Mt. Hope Cemetery, Logansport, Cass Co., IN

Henry Whitmyer

Henry Whitmyer

Henry Whitmyer gravestone

Henry Whitmyer gravestone

m. 20 August 1909 at Logansport, Cass Co., IN
Lucretia Mable Skinner, daughter of Johnson Ballou and Sarah (McCoy) Skinner
b. 14 September 1881 at Howard Co., IN
d. 1 September 1963 at Augusta GA
bur. Mt. Hope Cemetery, Logansport, Cass Co., IN

Children with Lucretia Mable Skinner:

  • Helena Catherine Whitmyer (22 July 1910–12 August 1972; m. Ralph Sandige)
  • Mary Lucretia Whitmyer (4 May 1912–1 February 1994; m. Lewis W. Robinson Jr.)
  • Boy Whitmyer (23 November 1913–25 November 1913)
  • Elizabeth Evelyn Whitmyer (3 August 1915–4 April 1923)
  • Lois Caroline Whitmyer (30 September 1917–6 Feburary 2001; m. Warren J. Jones Jr.)
  • Alice Louise Whitmyer (22 September 1921–30 March 2003; m. Bernard Bobal)

Submitted by:
Kathy Jones Stickney
Ormond Beach, FL
Kstickney2@cfl.rr.com

Sarah Robbins

Sarah Robbins
b. 3 October 1811 at Adams Co., OH, daughter of John and Lydia (Hannah) Robbins
d. 11 February 1869 at Cass Co., IN
bur. Spring Creek Cemetery, Cass Co., IN

Sarah Robbins gravestone

Sarah Robbins gravestone

m1.
John Davidson
b. 6 August 1829
d. 12 April 1845

m2.
Samuel M. McCoy as his second wife
b. abt. 1826 in OH
d. 16 March 1901 at Hoover, Cass Co., IN
bur. Spring Creek Cemetery, Cass Co., IN, in unmarked grave next to Sarah

Children with John Davidson:

  • Clarissa Davidson (?–26 November 1886)
  • Elizabeth A. Davidson
  • Allen Bruce Davidson (29 September 1839–3 October 1910) m. Mary Eliza Hensley
  • Lydia Helen Davidson (1842–2 February 1895) m. John Bunyan Winters

Children with Samuel McCoy:

Submitted by:
Kathy Jones Stickney
33 Black Hickory Way
Ormond Beach, FL 32174
Kstickney2@cfl.rr.com

Samuel M McCoy

Samuel M. McCoy
b. abt. 1826, OH
d. 16 March 1901 at Hoover, Cass Co., IN
bur. Spring Creek Cemetery, Cass Co., IN, in unmarked grave next to second wife

m1. 21 August 1845 at Fulton Co., IN
Nancy Robbins
b. 25 June 1825 at Adams Co., OH, daughter of John and Lydia (Hannah) Robbins
d. 2 August 1848 at Adams Co., OH
bur. Sand Hill Cemetery, Fulton Co., IN.

m2.
Sarah Robbins

m3. 25 June 1873
Mahala Esterday

Children with Nancy Robbins:

  • Mary E. McCoy (abt. 1847–?)
  • Phoebe Ann McCoy (8 June 1848–13 February 1923) m. Theodore Preston Swigart

Children with Sarah Robbins:

Children with Mahala Esterday:

  • Charlie McCoy (abt. 1883–March 1899)

Submitted by:
Kathy Jones Stickney
Ormond Beach, FL
kstickney2@cfl.rr.com

Sarah Lucinda McCOy

Sarah Lucinda McCoy
b. 14 April 1853 at Cass Co., IN, to Samuel McCoy and Sarah Robbins
d. 3 September 1934 at Cass Co., IN
bur. Bethel Cemetery, Cass Co., IN

Sarah Lucinda McCoy

Sarah Lucinda McCoy

Sarah McCoy gravestone

Sarah McCoy gravestone

m. 19 April 1877 at Cass Co., IN
Johnson Ballou Skinner
b. 28 April 1853 at Cass Co., IN, son of Daniel and Rebecca (Belew) Skinner
d. 19 April 1906 at Logansport, IN
bur. Bethel Cemetery, Cass Co., IN.

Children with Johnson Ballou Skinner:

  • Huldah Gay Skinner (23 July 1879–10 October 1886)
  • Lucretia Mable Skinner (14 September 1881–December 1963) m. Henry Whitmyer
  • Bessie Skinner (24 March 1883–16 October 1886)
  • Earl Clayton Skinner (11 February 1886–6 October 1886)
  • Raymond !omas Skinner (16 January 1889–31 October 1932) m. Ethel A. Dingman

Submitted by:
Kathy Jones Stickney
Ormond Beach, FL
kstickney2@cfl.rr.com