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John McElroy, II

John McElroy, II
b. to Robert and Matilda (Trout) McElroy
d. 6 April 1887, Kankakee County, Illinois

m. 11 February 1840, Jefferson County, Indiana
Margaret Crozier
b. to James and Mary (Woods) Crozier
d. November 1871, Kankakee County, Illinois

Children with Margaret Crozier:
• Sarah (1849-1920) married Ben Roberts
• George McKee (1852-1939) married Lydia Cooper
• Julia E. (b. 1854) married James Smiley
• James (1857-1948) married Melissa Ann Hoyt Cooper
• Mary Frances “Mace” (1858-1939) married John Blackstone Cooper
• John, Jr. (1861-1938) married Cora Jane Cooper
• Edwin McLellan (1864-1938) (twin) married (1) Belle Sullinder, (2) Magda T. Kopstad
• Elvina “Allie” (b. 1864) (twin) married Harry Watkins
• Wilbur (1868-1899) (twin)
• Willis (1868-1929) (twin) married Katie Mann

John came Indiana in 1830 as a boy. He moved to LaPorte County about 1854 and to Kankakee County, Illinois, in 1860. He was a farmer, a stock breeder, and a member of the Presbyterian Church.

Submitted by:
Tammy Wilson
Newton NC
E-mail: tym50@bellsouth.net

Teague Duty

Teague Duty
d. 15 November 1876, Marion County, Illinois

m/1. before August 1844
Elizabeth Ann Smiley

m/2.
Sarah [–?–]

Children with Elizabeth Ann Smiley:

Children with Sarah [–?–]:

  • William
  • James A.
  • Betsy Ann
  • Houston

Teague resided in Posey County, Indiana before moving to Illinois.

Submitted by:
Kevin L. Stilley
Manhattan KS
E-mail: trlrhouseman@aol.com

Frankie Duty

Frankie Duty
b. 27 August 1844, Posey County, Indiana, to Teague and Elizabeth (Smiley) Duty
d. 18 August 1918, Beloit, Mitchell County, Kansas

m. 5 September 1867, Illinois
Peter Hezekiah Stilley
b. 22 December 1847, Williamson County, Illinois, to Henry L. and Martha (Farrow) Stilley
d. 26 May 1923, Beloit, Mitchell County, Kansas

Children with Peter Hezekiah Stilley:

  • Elizabeth Ann (1868–1902) married Frank M. Cubbison
  • Martha Jane (1871–1928) married Franz Otto Dietrich
  • Lucinda E. (1872–1953) married Harry LeRoy Huff
  • Sarah Margaret (1874–1962) married Frederick Alsop
  • James Henry (1876–1971) married Lucretia Smith
  • Laura Agnes (b. 1878) married Bruce Elmond Farmer
  • John D. (1880–1884)
  • Albert Marion (1883–1918) married Lillie May Pounds
  • William Clarence (1886–1918) married Florence Cary

Frankie emigrated from Posey County, Indiana, to Illinois by September 1867.

Submitted by:
Kevin L. Stilley
Manhattan KS
E-mail: trlrhouseman@aol.com