Category Archives: Huntington County

Roscoe Irving Stultz

Roscoe Irving Stultz
b. 2 April 1866, Huntington County, Indiana, to George and Mary (Yant) Stults
d. 3 May 1955, Cherokee, Iowa

m. 1 November 1891, Milford, Kosciusko County, Indiana
Fredonia Druckamiller
b. 25 April 1870, Milford, Decatur County, Indiana, to Harvey C. and Mary Jane (Arnold) Druckamiller
d. 8 April 1957, Eagle Grove, Wright County, Iowa

Children with Fredonia Druckamiller:

  • Paul Franklin (1892-1980)
  • Harvey Carlyle (1901-1965)
  • Mildred (1896-1975)
  • Marie (1898-1993)
  • Eloise B. (1903-1964)

Roscoe moved to Eagle Grove, Wright County, Iowa, in 1891.

Roscoe’s father, George Stults and his brothers, changed the spelling of their surname from Z to S when they moved to Indiana from Ohio. Roscoe changed the spelling back to a Z when he was married and moved to Iowa.
Submitted by:
Mr. and Mrs. Franklin E. Stultz
New Carrollton MD

Horatio M Slack

Horatio M Slack
b. 24 December 1814, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, to James and Sarah (Simpson) Slack
d. 5 February 1847, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois

m. 3 September 1837, Delaware County, Indiana
Susan Saxton
b. about 1818, Indiana
d. 13 October 1867, Buffalo, New York

Children with Susan Saxton:

  • Theodore Simpson
  • Louisa Vance
  • Adnah H.

Horatio immigrated to Delaware County, Indiana, from Bucks County, Pennsylvania, in 1837; and then emigrated from Indiana to Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, about 1846. Susan later moved to Buffalo, New York. Children, Theodore and Louisa, lived with paternal relatives in Huntington County, Indiana, following the deaths of their parents.

Submitted by:
Dawne Slater-Putt
Huntertown IN
E-mail: dslaterput@aol.com

Joseph Raichart

Joseph Raichart
b. 19 December 1832, to George and Anna Maria Raichart
d. 21 May 1906, Nebraska

m/1. 1 July 1847, Tuscarawas County, Ohio
Elizabeth Beck
b. 8 March 1828
d. 10 May 1855, Huntington, Huntington County, Indiana

m/2. 26 March 1863, Whitley County, Indiana
Margaret A. Koontz
b. 16 May 1839, to Baltzer and Suzannah Koontz
d. 21 March 1906, Nebraska

Children with Elizabeth Beck:

  • Daniel Stewart
  • Emaline married [–?–] Herndon
  • Diantha married [–?–] Burham
  • Irena married [–?–] Goodman
  • Peter
  • Lydia

Joseph came to Indiana about 1855 from Tuscarawas County, Ohio. He lived in Clear Creek Township, Huntington County, and Washington Township, Whitley County, Indiana. He left Indiana about 1878.

Submitted by:
Ruth A. Summers
Fort Wayne IN

Daniel Raichart

Daniel Raichart
b. 26 March 1815, Greensburg, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, to George and Anna Maria Raichart
d. 22 September 1883, Hamilton County, Nebraska

m. 18 July 1838, Stark County, Ohio
Julia Ann Vandorston
b. 18 October 1817, Ohio
d. 10 August 1876, Jackson Township, Huntington County, Indiana

Children with Julia Ann Vandorston:

  • Emiline
  • Cordilia
  • Franklin Pierce
  • Daniel Webster

Daniel moved from Indiana about 1882.

Submitted by:
Leah Graft
Rye CO

Amanda Becker

AMANDA BECKER
b. 8 January 1884, Huntington, Huntington County,
Indiana, to Abram and Pheba Becker
d. 14 July 1914, Lookeba, Oklahoma

m. January 1867, Lyndon, Osage County, Kansas
David Eubank

Children with David Eubank:

  • [–?–] married E. T. Lord
  • [–?–] married J. H. Fauchler
  • [–?–] married Gus Goffrey
  • Joe
  • Frank
  • 5 others

Amanda emigrated from Huntington, Indiana, in 1866.

Submitted by:
Dr. Eric C. Stumpf
Burr Ridge IL

Henry C Hause

Henry C Hause
b. 1852, Montgomery County, Ohio, to Adam and Mary (Aley) Hause
d. 1930

m/1. June 1874, Huntington County, Indiana
Martha A. Smith

m/2. 1883, Greene County, Ohio
Victoria Frybarger

Children with Martha A. Smith:

  • Albert E. (1876–1957)
  • Cyrus E. (1854–1918) married Amanda Louella Galbraith
  • Jacob L. (b. ca. 1857)
  • Christopher C. (1859–1950) married Mary Anders
  • Martha Jane (b. 1861)
  • Sarah A. (b. 1863) married Daniel Frank Hacker

Children with Victoria Frybarger:

  • George
  • Estella
  • Eva

Henry lived in both Ohio and Indiana, eventually returning to Dayton, Ohio, to live after Martha’s death and later married his second wife. He is buried in Hauker Cemetery, Greene County, Ohio.

Submitted by:
Carol Tayse Combs
Dayton OH

Nellie Mae Drake

Nellie Mae Drake
b. 6 January 1894, Huntington County, Indiana, to William Tell and Elizabeth Theodosia (Slack) Drake
d. 27 June 1972, Springfield, Ohio

m. 10 September 1913, Chicago, Illinois
Arthur William Baker
b. 11 November 1888, London, England
d. 11 May 1965, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Children with Arthur William Baker:

  • Phyllis Theodosia
  • Betty Ann
  • Barbara Jean

Nellie moved to Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, before 1913.

Submitted by:
Dawne Slater-Putt
Huntertown IN 
E-mail: dslaterput@aol.com

Stephen Brown DeHaven

Stephen Brown DeHaven
b. 12 August 1834, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, to Alpheus and Diedema (Tillotson) DeHaven
d. 7 June 1907, Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

m. 25 November 1862, Shueys Mill, Green County, Wisconsin
Sarah Catherine Burkholder
b. 12 November 1846, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
d. 23 August 1923, Sarcoxie, Jasper County, Missouri

Children with Sarah Catherine Burkholder:

  • Alpheus Ervin (b. 1863)
  • Jennie Belle (1865–1899)
  • William Franklin (1867–1902)
  • Minnie Susannah (1869–1948)
  • Alice Lillian (1872–1875)
  • Agnes Myrtle (1874–1930)
  • Elmer Oran (1876–1942)
  • George Edison (1878–1880)

Stephen immigrated to Indiana by 1865 from Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. He resided in these Indiana counties: Huntington, Elkhart, Steuben, and DeKalb. Stephen emigrated from Indiana before 1900 to Sarcoxie, Jasper County, Missouri.

Submitted by:
Mary L. Courtney
Aldrich MO