Category Archives: Huntington County

Ulysses Grant Fisher

Ulysses Grant Fisher
b. 14 August 1862, Huntington, Huntington County, Indiana, to Daniel and Jane (Cox) Fisher
d. 3 April 1944, McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

m. 22 July 1906, McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma
Nettie Pearl Abbott
b. 23 November 1881, Humbolt, Kansas
d. 9 December 1955, McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

Children with Nettie Pearl Abbott:
• James Ellsworth
• John Howard
• Myrtle Mae married [–?–] Fiedler
• Alice Louise married (1) [–?–] Brown, (2) [–?–] Wilson
• Roy Willard
• Sam Richard

Ulysses emigrated from Huntington County, Indiana, in 1898.

Submitted by:
Karen Higgins
Oklahoma City OK

Daniel Fisher

Daniel Fisher
b. 1 January 1824, Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana, to Daniel and Damaris (Starbuck) Fisher
d. 14 February 1906, McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

m. 23 May 1856, Huntington County, Indiana
Jane Cox
b. 9 January 1838, Indiana
d. 17 August 1904, Huntington County, Indiana

Children with Jane Cox:
• Viola Alice married [–?–] Chenoweth
• Melvinia Belle married [–?–] Miller
• Ulyses Grant
• Oliver F.

Daniel lived in Richmond, Wayne County, and Huntington, Huntington County, before leaving Indiana in 1898.

Submitted by:
Karen Higgins
Oklahoma City OK

William Everett McClish

William Everett McClish
b. 15 Aug 1922 at Durant, Holmes Co., MS to George Washington McClish and Olive Alice Solomon
d. 12 May 1980 at Marian, Grant Co., IN
bur. Gardens of Memory, Huntington Co., IN

William Everett McClish

William Everett McClish

m. Common Law marriage
Enid Genevieve Brattain
b. 12 Feb 1920 at Jonesboro, Grant Co., IN to Charles Emmitt Brattain and Flossie Esther Trowbridge
d. 19 Oct 2000 at Marian, Grant Co., IN
bur. Gardens of Memory, Huntington Co., IN

William Everett McClish was born in Mississippi and came to Indiana as an infant following the death of his mother. He was raised by his maternal grandparents, Fielding and Elma Alberta (Glines) Solomon in New Castle, IN. He spent most of his adult life in Grant Co., IN where his wife, Enid, was born and raised.

Submitted by:
Sue Melton
Pahrump, NV

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

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