Tag Archives: Kilgore

Sylvanus Sylvester Tackett

Sylvanus Sylvester Tackett
b. 4 October 1849, Morgan County, Indiana, to Jeremiah and Rosanna Matilda (Kilgore) Tackett
d. 18 February 1908, Jefferson County, Illinois

m. 5 July 1869, Morgan County, Indiana
Debrah Asher
b. 16 March 1851, Morgan County, Indiana, to Robert and Catherine (Moser) Asher
d. 23 February 1907, Leech Township, Wayne County, Illinois

Children with Debrah Asher:

  • Walter (1869-1874)
  • Goodlet Elmer (1872-1880)
  • Willis (1878-1879)
  • William Watson (1879-1937)
  • Viola Belle (1881-1943)
  • Albert A. (1884-1955)
  • Mary Jane (1888-19965)

Sylvanus emigrated from Morgan County, Indiana, to Moultrie County, Illinois, about 1870.

Submitted by:
Terry L. Harper
Albion IL
E-mail: terryharper@verizon.net

Anna Margaretha Hofman

Anna Margaretha Hofman
b. 31 August 1791, Ober Ramstadt, Hessen, Germany, to Johann Leonard and Eva Catharine (Heim) Hofman
d. about 1867, Lyon County, Kansas

m.
Johann Adam Gunkel
b. 23 October 1789, Ober Ramstadt, Hessen, Germany
d. between 1839 and 1850, Martinsville, Morgan County, Indiana

Children with Johann Adam Gunkel:

  • Anna Margaretha (1815–1818)
  • Marie Magdalene (1817–1867) married Frederick Brendel
  • Johann Michael (1820–1821)
  • Joannes (1822–1884) married Vienna Reeves
  • Heinrich (1824–1860) married Christine Kilgore
  • Elizabeth Barbara (b. 1826)
  • Johann Nicolaus (1828–1910) married Sena Reeves
  • Margaret (b. ca. 1833) married Sterling Overton

Anna immigrated to Indiana from Pennsylvania between 1833 and 1838. She resided in these Indiana counties: Marion, Morgan, and Hamilton. Anna moved to Kansas before her death in 1867.

Submitted by:
Regina Falcetto
Emporia KS