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Archie Wayne Freeman

Archie Wayne Freeman
birth: 3 Jun 1902, Freeman, Owen Co., IN to Joseph Press and Edna M (Pryor) Freeman
death: 2 Nov 1992 at Bark River, Delta Co., MI
burial: Gardens of Rest Cemetery, Delta Co., MI

marriage: 31 Dec 1919 at Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY
Lillian Hendricks
birth: 14 Feb 1900 in Hendricksville, Greene Co., IN, to Alonzo and Gracie (Abram) Hendricks
death: 3 Jun 1995 in Bark River, Delta Co., MI
burial: Gardens of Rest Cemetery, Delta Co., MI

Children of Archie Wayne Freeman and Lillian Hendricks:

  • Ruthana L Freeman, b. 2 Sep 1920, d. 26 Feb 2001, m. Mack W Eastburn, 30 Sep 1940
  • Lloyd Lavone Freeman, b. 23 Nov 1921, d. 26 Apr 1996, m. Lily Elizabeth Sundby, 7 Jun 1947
  • Kathryn Mae Freeman, b. 11 Jun 1923, d. 15 Oct 1993, m. Gerald Edward Borges, 4 Sep 1953
  • Betty Lu Freeman, b. 6 Sep 1925, d. 13 Mar 2003,  m. William Maddox
  • Richard Lee Freeman, b. 23 Feb 1929, d. 12 Mar 2008, m. Carol J. Freeman, 28 Jan 1950
  • Joan Carol Freeman, b. 22 Sep 1933, m. Ronald Charles Anderson, 18 Aug 1956

Archie Wayne Freeman lived In:

  • Owen County Indiana
  • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Escanaba, Delta County, Michigan
  • Florida

Other Information:

The Freeman family came from North Carolina to Indiana and in 1830, were living in Lawrence County. They moved to Owen County, where Archie was born, in 1933. Archie’s father, Joseph Press Freeman (born 1880 in Owen County) was a farmer. Archie’s brother, Herbert H. Freeman’s son Ronald still lives on the Freeman farm property.

Archie was involved in early auto racing in Indianapolis. Archie moved his family to Milwaukee in 1930 after having five children born in Indiana. Archie worked in Milwaukee as manager of Milwaukee Truck Service, Inc. In 1947, the family relocated to Escanaba, Delta County, Michigan, where he was manager for Clairmont Transfer Company.

Archie enjoyed entertaining and golfing. After his retirement in 1967, he spent his winters in Florida.

Photo of Archie circa 1904

Archie c.1904

Archie and brother Herbert

Archie and brother Herbert

Herbert & Archie in Milwaukee

Archie and his race car

Archie Freeman and his race car, made of parts from a Model T “Fronty Ford”, c1927, Indianapolis

Archie age 53, 1954

Archie Wayne Freeman, age 52, 1954, Escanbana, MI

Archie and Lillian's 50th Wedding Anniversary, 1969, Escanaba, MI

Archie and Lillian’s 50th Wedding Anniversary, 1969, Escanaba, MI

Submitted by:
Cynthia Jane Freeman Gard
Email: cindyjgard@gmail.com

Mary Ann Tucker

Mary Ann Tucker
b. 22 June 1850, Adams Township, Madison County, Indiana, to Aaron and Nancy Ann (Long) Tucker
d. 22 February 1936, Payne County, Oklahoma

m. 6 December 1880, Everton, Dade County, Missouri
John William Freeman
b. 8 April 1850
d. Jennings, Pawnee County, Oklahoma

Children with John William Freeman:
• Zerah
• John William, III

Mary Ann left Madison County, Indiana in 1857 for Sullivan County, Missouri.

Submitted by:
Tommy Tucker
Marion IA

Aaron Tucker

Aaron Tucker
b. June 1812, Rowan County, North Carolina, to Andrew and Levice (Rumley) Tucker
d. 31 October 1868, Oklahoma

m. 31 July 1841, Henry County, Indiana
Nancy Ann Long
b. 1814, Rowan County, North Carolina, to William Long

Children with Nancy Ann Long:
• Caroline (1841-1870) married Perry C. Judd
• Levica Ann “Vica” (b. 1844) married Oscar Lesher
• Walter Long (b. 1847)
• Mary Ann (b. 1850) married John Freeman
• Sarah J. (1853-1873)
• Aaron Douglas (1855-1936) married Marilla Annie Jerome

Aaron came to Wayne County, Indiana, in 1830. He also lived in Adams Township, Madison County, Indiana, from which he emigrated to Sullivan County, Missouri, in 1856.

Submitted by:
Diane Glidewell Fitzgibbons
Lee’s Summit MO
E-mail: sfitzgibbons@micro.com

Pauline Hamlin

Pauline Hamlin
b. 19 April 1834, Wrights Corner, Dearborn County, Indiana
d. 22 May 1921, Lyndon, Osage County, Kansas

m/1. 21 November 1855, Dearborn County, Indiana
Edward Freeman

m/2. 31 October 1867
Oscar Fairbanks

Children with Edward Freeman:
• Edda married [—?—] Norton
• Ina married [—?—] Sisson

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

Clarence Frederick Huber

Clarence Frederick Huber
b. 24 April 1916, Lawrenceville, Ripley, Indiana, to Charles Frederick and Marie “Mary” Christine (Thielking) Huber
d. 17 December 2004, Whittier, Los Angeles, California

m/1. 20 December 1940
Antonia June Freeman
b. 26 January 1919
d. 8 May 1984

m/2. 5 August 1967
Mrs. Margaret Neal Faulkner
b. 10 September 1932

Children with Antonia June Freeman:

  • Michael Thomas (b. 1943) married Arlene Marjory Johannesen
  • Mary Antonia (b. 1947) married Gerald G. Fischer
  • Andrew Robert (b. 1950)
  • Jeffrey Steven (b. 1952) married Melissa Harkert

Although Clarence and Antonia were married in Indiana, all of their children were born in Ohio. They divorced sometime before August 1967 when he married for the second time. Clarence worked as a chemist.

Submitted by:
Irene Krieger
Batesville IN
E-mail: ihdkrieger @yahoo.com

Mary Ann Tucker

Mary Ann Tucker
b. 22 June 1850, Adams Township, Madison County, Indiana, to Aaron and Nancy Ann (Long) Tucker
d. 27 February 1936, Pawnee County, Oklahoma

m. 6 December 1885, Everton, Dade County, Missouri
John William Freeman
b. 8 April 1850, Pawnee County, Oklahoma
d. 20 January 1902, Pawnee County, Oklahoma

Children with John William Freeman:

  • Zerah
  • John William

Mary emigrated from Indiana to Sullivan County, Missouri, in 1857.

Submitted by:
Tommy D. Tucker
Marion IA

Orrin Lawler

Orrin Lawler
b. 1822, Tennessee
d. 3 April 1902, Sharon Township, Fayette County, Illinois

m. 26 May 1852, Owen County, Indiana
Clarissa Ellen Freeman
b. 25 December 1827, Burke County, North Carolina
d. 28 September 1912, Fayette County, Illinois

Children with Clarissa Ellen Freeman:

  • George Washington
  • John H.
  • James E.
  • Mary E.
  • Rebecca
  • Kesiah Rosanna
  • Clarissa E.
  • Martha

The family left Owen County, Indiana, in 1854.

Submitted by:
Win Wood
Vona CO

Anderson Freeman

Anderson Freeman
b. 23 April 1847, Greene County, Indiana, to Anderson and Mahalia Freeman
d. 12 March 1932, Clay County, Illinois

m/1. about 1870
Sarah B. Willis

m/2. 27 January 1876
Mary Martin
d. 13 September 1928, Clay County, Illinois

Anderson moved with his sister Nancy Jane from Indiana to Clay County, Illinois, when he was about sixteen years old.

Children with Sarah B. Willis:

  • Willis T.
  • Nancy Jane married [–?–] Hoke

Children with Mary Martin:

  • D. W.
  • William A.
  • Jesse T.
  • Julia A. married [–?–] Rodgers
  • John F.
  • Lottie B. married [–?–] Cantrell
  • Mary J.

Submitted by:
Dawne Slater-Putt from Clay County, Illinois, Roots, fall 1993, p. 70

John Brown

John Brown
b. about 1796, near Lenoir, Burke County, North Carolina, to William and Elizabeth (Rippetoe?) Brown
d. about 1876, Fayette County, Illinois

m/1. North Carolina
Oliva Lawaler
d. between 1846-1849, Fayette County, Illinois

m/2. 14 August 1838, Owen County, Indiana
Mary B. Freeman
b. about 1824, Burke County, North Carolina

Children with Oliva Lawaler:

  • David Lindsay

Children with Mary B. Freeman:

  • John Alfred
  • Orren Hartsel

John came to Indiana in 1835 from Smokey Creek, near Lenoir, Burk County, North Carolina. He lived for some years in Owen County, Indiana, but left the state before 1840.

Submitted by:
Win Wood
Vona CO

David Anderson Brown

David Anderson Brown
b. 21 August 1842, Owen County, Indiana, to David and Sally (Litton) Brown
d. 29 February 1916, Sharpsburg, Taylor County, Iowa

m. 6 April 1865
Martha A. Freeman
b. 15 December 1845, Owen County, Indiana
d. 4 May 1918, Taylor County, Iowa

Children with Martha A. Freeman:

  • William Thomas
  • Margaret J.
  • Odia McCager
  • Orie May
  • Daisy Lee
  • Guy Roy

The family left Owen County, Indiana, before 1870.

Submitted by:
Win Wood
Vona CO