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Samuel Piety Hill

Samuel Piety Hill
b. 31 December 1858, Bruceville, Knox County, Indiana, to George Washington and Indiana Ann (Piety) Hill
d. 13 April 1946, near Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri

m. 6 June 1886, Union Township, Jasper County, Missouri
Mary Ellen “Mollie” Burgoon
b. 29 January 1868, Grapevine, Tarrant County, Texas, to George B. and Letta Jane (Fortner) Burgoon
d. 14 August 1934, Carthage, Jasper County, Missour

Children with Mary Ellen Burgoon:
• Bruce (1887-1906)
• Lee Raymond (1888-1973) married Alice Curtis
• Frankie Faye (1891-1989) married Frank Leslie McRae
• Grace Mae (1893-1985) married (1) Chester Arizon Dipboye, (2) Luther Ellison
• Glenn George (1898-1989) married (1) Marie [–?–], (2) Adelaide M. Whitten
• Bernice Ellen (1899-1995) married (1) Joseph Mohl, (2) Ray Kibler
• Clayton Gaul (1901-1994) married Georgia Clara Janney
• Lawrence Chester (1903-1987) married Mary Elizabeth Garrett

Samuel’s parents came to Orange County, Indiana, from Tennessee in 1814. The family left Knox County, Indiana, in 1872. Samuel was a truck farmer and Justice of the Peace in Jasper County, Missouri.

Submitted by:
Christie Hill Russell
Paris IL
E-mail: christie@cartar.com

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Henry Adkins

 HENRY ADKINS
b. 22 May 1858, Busseron Township, Knox County,
Indiana, to John and Barbaryan (Piety) Adkins
d. 30 December 1941, Sarcoxie, Jasper County,
Missouri

m. 2 February 1890, Sarcoxie, Jasper County, Missouri
Minnie DeHaven
b. 29 November 1869, Bristol, Elkhart County,
Indiana
d. 15 January 1948, Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma

Children with Minnie DeHaven:

  • • Mable
  • • Blanche
  • • Bonnie
  • • Edison
  • • Minnie
  • • Horace
  • • Kate
  • • Ann
  • • Infant
  • • Paul

Henry lived in Busseron Township, Knox County, Indiana, where he was born, until he emigrated sometime before 1888.

Submitted by:
Mary L. Courtney
Aldrich MO

George Washington Hill

George Washington Hill
b. 2 July 1816, Orange County, Indiana, to John and Mary Ann (Clark) Hill
d. 9 August 1892, Robinson, Crawford County, Illinois

m/1. 24 August 1852, Knox County, Indiana
Indiana Piety
b. 8 December 1831, Knox County, Indiana, to Samuel Duncan and Eliza Ann (Hodgen) Piety
d. 4 September 1863, Knox County, Indiana

m/2.
Elizabeth (Newlin) McDowell, widow of George McDowell

Children:

  • John Riley
  • Eliza Jane married [–?–] Sartor
  • Mary L. married [–?–] Prigmore
  • Samuel
  • Cora Candas married [–?–] Wilson

George Hill rafted corn grown on his farm in Knox County, Indiana, down the Wabash River to New Orleans and returned by foot and stagecoach. After his first wife died in 1863 and his mother died in 1866, he followed his sister Rebecca and her husband, Ferdinand Hollingsworth, to Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri, in 1872. George served as a justice of the peace and constable in Knox County, Indiana, and Jasper County, Missouri. He moved to Palestine, Crawford County, Illinois, in 1882.

Submitted by:
Christie Hill Russell
Paris IL

Henry Adkins and Minnie Susannah DeHaven

Henry Adkins
b. 22 May 1858, Knox County, Indiana, to John and Barbary Ann (Piety) Adkins
d. 30 December 1941, Sarcoxie, Jasper County, Missouri
m. 2 February 1890, Jasper County, Missouri

Minnie Susannah DeHaven
b. 29 November 1869, Bristol, Elkhart County, Indiana
d. 15 January 1948, Tulsa County, Oklahoma

Children with Minnie Susannah DeHaven:

  • Mable (1890-1966) married Jefferson Swingle
  • Blanche (1892-1980) married Harry Samson
  • Bonnie (1894-1978) married (1) Stanley Scott, (2) John S. Suman
  • Edison (1897-1946) married Inez White
  • Minnie (1899-1942) married Grover Cleveland Cherry
  • Horace (1900-1904)
  • Kate (1902-1916)
  • Anna Sarah (1905-1913)
  • Infant (1907-1907)
  • Paul Henry (b. 1910) married Jenny May Gorsuch

Submitted by:
Mary L. Courtney
Aldrich MO

John M Adkins and Barbary Ann Piety

John M. Adkins
b. 1 January 1826, Sullivan County, Indiana, to Russel and Elizabeth Adkins
d. 20 February 1888, Sarcoxie, Jasper County, Missouri
m. 16 November 1853, Knox County, Indiana

Barbary Ann Piety
b. 13 March 1828, Knox County, Indiana, to Thomas and Nancy (Faught) Piety
d. 13 December 1874, Texas

Children with Barbary Ann Piety:

  • Charles (1855-1930)
  • James J. (b. 1857)
  • Henry (1858-1941) married Minnie Susannah DeHaven
  • John (1860-1864)
  • William C. (b. 1866)
  • Benjamin Franklin (b. 1869)
  • Elmer
  • Mary E. (b. 1867)

John moved to Sarcoxie, Jasper County, Missouri, by 1890. He died while on a land rush.

Submitted by:
Mary L. Courtney
Aldrich, MO