Tag Archives: Osborn

Mark Davis

Mark Davis
b. 10 August 1800, Surry County, North Carolina, to William and Ann (Marshill) Davis
d. 20 June 1870, Mahaska County, Iowa

m. 22 April 1822, Wayne County, Indiana
Rebecca Osborn
b. 7 October 1802, Guilford County, North Carolina
d. 24 August 1884, Rooks County, Kansas

Children with Rebecca Osborn:

  • Mary Ann
  • William
  • Rachel
  • David
  • Ruth
  • Elizabeth
  • Nathan
  • Stephen J.
  • Jonathan M.
  • Hiram
  • Clarkson

Submitted by:
Evelyn Skelton Sell
Neosho MO
E-mail: esell904@peoplepc.com

Hiram Davis

Hiram Davis
b. 15 September 1844, near Jonesboro, Grant County, Indiana, to Mark and Rebecca (Osborn) Davis
d. 31 August 1903, Haviland, Kiowa County, Kansas

m. 28 April 1869, New Sharon, Mahaska County, Iowa
Hannah Louisa Quaintance
b. 8 February 1845, Mt. Gilead, Ohio
d. 15 June 1924, Wichita, Kansas

Children with Hannah Louisa Quaintance:

  • Edgar Isaac
  • Clara Maria
  • Florence May
  • Sarah Elsie
  • Emma M.
  • Mabel Louisa
  • Hiram Carleton

Hiram emigrated from Indiana in 1852 to Ironton, Sauk County, Wisconsin, where he later became a schoolteacher. He joined Company F, 3rd Wisconsin Volunteer Cavalry on 29 August 1862, and served as a private at the Kansas and Missouri border. He was discharged at Ft. Leavenworth on 6 May 1865.

A member of the Society of Friends, Hiram served as minister at the Timbered Hills Monthly Meeting, Crestline, Kansas, from 1888 to 1899 and then accepted a pastorate at Holisington Monthly Meeting, Barton County, Kansas, for two years.

Submitted by:
Evelyn Skelton Sell
Neosho MO
E-mail: esell904@peoplepc.com

James M Abraham and Nancy George

James M. Abraham
b. 4 March 1835, Ray, Franklin County, Indiana, to Benjamin and Elizabeth (Hawkins) Abraham
d. 19 July 1909, to Prescott, Adams County, Iowa
m. 26 November 1854, Franklin County, Indiana

Nancy George
b. 10 August 1835, to Hiram and Ann (Fitzpatrick) George
d. 27 January 1910, Adams County, Iowa

Children with Nancy George:

  • Marita “Martha” (1856-1880)
  • William J. (b. 1858) married Louisa J. Cupp
  • John W. (1860-1941) married Louella Osborn
  • Elizabeth Ann (1862-1944) married William S. Allison
  • Charles S. (b. 1865) married Mrs. Fanny Abraham
  • Clarence N. (1867-1955) married Nellie Castle
  • Emma G. (1870-1946) married Dallas J. Moon
  • Hiram George (1873-1927) married Blanch Roberts
  • Benjamin M. (1875-1890)
  • Mary E. (1879-1934) married Roy D. Ervin
  • Francis M. (1880-1885)

James emigrated from Franklin County, Indiana, to Union, Adams County, Iowa, before 1873.

Submitted by:
Corinne E. Allison Winget
Monroe, Utah