Tag Archives: Harlan

John Cully

John Cully
birth: 1804 in Virginia
death: 23 Nov 1870 in Newport, Vermillion, Indiana
burial: Memorial Chapel Cemetery, Newport

marriage: 2nd marriage 1844
Martha Tate Harlan 
birth: Unknown
death: 3 Oct 1868
burial: Newport Cemetery (Martha Tate Harlan Cully)

Children of Martha Tate Harlan and John Cully:

  • Josephine 1850
  • Minerva 1845
  • John Charles 1853

Ancestor here lived in:

  • Newport, Vermillion 1840-1870

Other Information:

He was a farmer. DNA evidence shows he “may have been” a cousin of the Culleys of Posey County, Indiana, who moved there from North Carolina, sometimes via other states.

Children with 1st wife

  • John Wesley Cully 1837
  • Samantha Cully (married Horace McNeil, Illinois) 1841
  • Julia Ann Cully (1839)

Submitted by:
Jeanne Rollberg
Email: jnrollberg@aol.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

Seth Lewelling

Seth Lewelling
b. 6 March 1820, Randolph County, North Carolina, to Meshach and Jane (Brookshire) Lewelling
d. 20 February 1896, Milwaukie, Clackamus County, Oregon

m/1.
Clarissa Hosier
b. 26 March 1826, New Castle, Henry County, Indiana

m/2. 1884, Salem, Oregon
Sophronia Vaughn Olson

Children with Clarissa Hosier:
• Elva married W. J. Bradbury
• Alice (b. ca. 1850-1862)
• Adelaide/Adeline married James Dale Smith
• William Anton (1854-1879) Mary Harlan

Children with Sophronia Vaughn Olson:
• Don Vaughn (b. 1888)

Seth was a Quaker and in the nursery business. He lived in North Carolina, Indiana, and Iowa before ending up in Oregon.

Submitted by:
Jacqueline Frank Strickland
Rockwall TX