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Caroline Lake

Caroline Lake
b. 27 December 1830, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana to Elisah Warword Lake and Rebecca Hanna
d. 11 March 1915, Lyons, Rice County, Kansas

m. 4 May 1848, Putnam County, Indiana
Isaac Spencer Collings, M.D.
b. 16 October 1827, Floyd Township, Putnam County, Indiana, to William C. and Sarah “Sallie” (Monnett) Collings
d. 10 September 1865 in an Army hospital at Camp Irwin, west of Port Lavaca, Texas

Children with Isaac Spencer Collings:

  • Elisha William Zenas (1849-1919) married Mary Eurilla Andrews
  • Elmira Rosalie (1851-1926) married Preston Six
  • Franklin Chandler (1855-1915) married Eugenia Edson

Caroline moved from Putnam County, Indiana, to Rice County, Kansas, before 1900.

Submitted by:
Jay Brown Wright
Fayetteville NY

Elisha Warford Lake and Rebecca Hanna

Elisha Warford Lake
b. 17 July 1799, probably Hunterdon County, New Jersey, to Zenas and [–?–] Lake
d. 23 April 1881, Lincoln, Rice County, Kansas

m. 17 February 1823, Marion County, Indiana
Rebecca (Hanna) Nugent
b. 8 January 1797, South Carolina
d. 12 July 1873, Cicero, Hamilton County, Indiana

Children with Rebecca (Hanna) Nugent:

  • Juliann or Julian (1829–1854)
  • Caroline (1830–1915)
  • Mary Elsa (1833–1914) married William C. Summers
  • Hannah (1835–1921) married Sanford S. Wright
  • Martin VanBuren (1837–1842)

Elisha Lake immigrated to Indiana from Hamilton County, Ohio, about 1821 with his parents and resided in three Indiana counties: Marion, Carroll, and Putnam. He moved to Rice County, Kansas, in 1876.

Rebecca Hanna, Elisha’s wife, married first William Nugent. They had a daughter, Rosanna.

Submitted by:
Jay Brown Wright
Fayetteville NY