Sunday, September 26, 2010

Family Milestones: September 26th

My paternal 6th-great granduncle, John MAXSON, married on this date in 1724 in Westerly, Rhode Island to Thankful RANDALL, daughter of Matthew and Eleanor (UTTER) RANDALL.  John was the son of John and Judith (CLARKE) MAXSON, and the younger brother of my Bethia and Elizabeth MAXSON.  John was born April 21, 1701 in Westerly, Rhode Island.  Thankful was born circa 1701.  They raised 10 children in Westerly.  John died in 1786 in Westerly, Rhode Island.

My maternal 3rd-great grandparents, Nathan Thomas BEALS and Elizabeth Caroline POE, were married on this date in 1876 in Hamilton County, Indiana.  Nathan was the son of John T. and Mary (DAVIS) BEALS.  Elizabeth was the daughter of Isaac S. and Hannah (MILLS) POE.  Elizabeth was born September 26, 1856 in Morgan County, Indiana.  Nathan was born February 17, 1856 in Westfield, Hamilton County, Indiana.  They lived in Hamilton County, Indiana and Richardson County, Nebraska and raised 3 children.  Elizabeth died September 27, 1935 near Greentown, Howard County, Indiana.  Nathan died February 16, 1915 in Leola, Grant County, Arkansas.

My maternal 7th-great grandmother, Johanna KOUWENHOVEN, was born on this date in 1695 in Brooklyn, New Amsterdam.  Johanna was the daughter of Pieter Willemse and Patience (DAWS) VAN KOUWENHOVEN.  Johanna married circa 1720 to Johannis ANTONIDES.  Johannis was born March 28, 1683 in Franeker, Netherlands.  They had 4 children.  Johanna died after 1743 in Freehold, New Jersey.

My maternal 6th-great grandaunt, Mary HEATON, was born on this date in 1709.  Mary was the daughter of Samuel and Susan (HAWES) HEATON, and the older sister of my John HEATON.  Nothing further is known at this time.

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