Tag Archives: Monnett

George Robbins

George Robbins
birth: 5 Feb 1862, Marshall, Calhoun County, Indiana to Samuel Robbins and Charlotte Jeanette Budington
death: 18 May 1926, South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana
burial: Highland Cemetery, South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana

married: 16 Sep 1885, Texas Corners, Michigan
Annie Lessie Newell
birth: 28 Jan 1870, Texas Corners, Michigan to William Bannister Heald Newell and Marilla B. Butler
death: 8 Jan 1953, Miami, Florida
burial: Highland Cemetary, South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana

Children of George Robbins and Annie Lessie Newell:

  • Lotta Murilla Robbins B. 1886 D. 1951, m. Melvin A. Monnett
  • Norma Louise Robbins B. 1890 D. 1957, m. John Sylvester Bricknell
  • Eva Marie Robbins B. 1893 D. 1926, m. Fredrick Charles Scheer
  • Newell Budington Robbins B. 1899 D. 1971, m. Lora Lee Longshore
  • Agnes Elizabeth Robbinsw B. 1906 D. 1984, m. Edward Erwin Gobler

George and Anna lived in Hammond, Indiana from 1893 to 1926 with a few years in between in Hartford, Van Buren County, Michigan.

George Robbins was appointed in 1894 Captain in the Fire Department. He was also in the courtroom when the Tin Man came in and started shooting and he was shot in the arm.

Submitted by:
Nancy Westenfield
nancywesty@aol.com

Sarah Ann Saylor/Sayler

Sarah Ann Saylor/Sayler
b. 21 September 1827, Marion County, Ohio, to Harry and Mary Elizabeth (Kepner) Sayler
d. 18 February 1906, Johnson County, Iowa

m/1. 22 August 1850, Ohio
Jeremiah Crabb Monnett
b. 23 May 1823, to Reverend Jeremiah and Alis “Aley” (Slagle) Monnett
d. 3 June 1852, Crawford County, Ohio

m/2. 11 August 1859, Rensselaer, Jasper County, Indiana
Fordyce “Fordus” Harrington
b. 21 December 1817, Madison County, New York
d. 10 February 1885, Vinton, Benton County, Iowa

Children with Jeremiah Crabb Monnett:

  • Jasper Jeremiah (1851-1946) married Mary Ann Brown
  • Mary “Elsie” (1852-1904) married Bernard Brocksus

Children with Fordyce Harrington:

  • Fordus (1860-1871)
  • John Charles Fremont (1861-1938) married Maud Rhodarmer/Rhodymer
  • Laura C. (1862-1895) married William Ringler
  • Francis Marion (1864-1908) married Mary Rhoda Shinn
  • Clara Caroline (1866-1958) married William Weber
  • Florence V. (1869-1871)

Sarah immigrated to York Township, Iowa County, Iowa, in 1860.

Submitted by:
Clarence Smith
Prior Lake MN

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