Ann Offutt

F, b. March 11, 1795
FatherSamuel Owen Offutt b. 18 Oct 1760, d. 3 Jan 1829
MotherElizabeth Hite b. 13 Jan 1765, d. 4 Apr 1845
ReferenceH-2-1-5
Last EditedFebruary 21, 2015
     Ann Offutt was born on March 11, 1795; Died young.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 249. Referenced the Family Bible of Samuel Owen Offutt. Provided full date. States died young.

Mary Offutt

F, b. January 15, 1800
FatherSamuel Owen Offutt b. 18 Oct 1760, d. 3 Jan 1829
MotherElizabeth Hite b. 13 Jan 1765, d. 4 Apr 1845
ReferenceH-2-1-6
Last EditedFebruary 21, 2015
     Mary Offutt was born on January 15, 1800; Died young.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 249. Referenced the Family Bible of Samuel Owen Offutt, provided full date. Same page states thought to have died at young age.

John H. Offutt

M, b. November 22, 1802, d. January 22, 1832
FatherSamuel Owen Offutt1 b. 18 Oct 1760, d. 3 Jan 1829
MotherElizabeth Hite1 b. 13 Jan 1765, d. 4 Apr 1845
ReferenceH-2-1-7
Last EditedFebruary 25, 2006
     John H. Offutt was born on November 22, 1802.1 He may be listed in the Census as John Offutt, with 2 males and 1 female in 1820 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.2 He died on January 22, 1832 at age 29.1,3

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 249. Referenced the Family Bible of Samuel Owen Offutt, provided full date.
  2. [S484] Mineral Cty., WV Rootsweb Site, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvminera, URL:http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvminera/18206.htm. Lists the Fourth Census of the United States. John Offett with 2 males and 1 female.
  3. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, http://image.vtls.com/collections/HE.html. The Library of Virginia; Henley Marriage & Obituary Database. Newspaper: Virginia Free Press and farmers' repository. Entry: "Died- On Sunday, Jan 22, Jon H. Offutt, of Charleston, VA (now W. Va), in his 30th year; p. 3, c. 2". Date of Publication Thursday, January 26, 1832.

Dr. Thornton Fleming Offutt1

M, b. November 24, 1805, d. January 15, 1840
FatherSamuel Owen Offutt b. 18 Oct 1760, d. 3 Jan 1829
MotherElizabeth Hite b. 13 Jan 1765, d. 4 Apr 1845
ReferenceH-2-1-8
Last EditedJune 8, 2020
     Dr. Thornton Fleming Offutt was born on November 24, 1805 at Charles Town, Jefferson County, WV, USAG.2,3 He was M.D. He and Eliza Clayton obtained a marriage license on September 22, 1832 at Loudoun County, VA, USAG.4,5 Dr. Thornton Fleming Offutt married Eliza Clayton on September 25, 1832 at Loudoun County, VA, USAG.6 Dr. Thornton Fleming Offutt died on January 15, 1840 at Snickersville, VA, USAG, at age 34.2,7

Family

Eliza Clayton b. c 1811

Citations

  1. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304. Supposed to have been named for Thornton Washington a friend of the family.
  2. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 249. Referenced the Family Bible of Samuel Owen Offutt, provided full date.
  3. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304. Added place information, and that place is now in Jefferson County, WV. Place originally was in Berkely County, VA.
  4. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304. Originally used this date for the marriage, after finding the Sept. 25th date changed the tag to Marriage License.
  5. [S253] Mary Alice Wertz, Marr's of Loudon Cty, VA, 1757-1853, Pg. 113. States that Joseph Conner attests to the bride's age and John B. Young was the bondsman. Originally had this date for the marriage, changed to Marriage License based on September 25th date in newspaper article.
  6. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, http://image.vtls.com/collections/HE.html. The Library of Virginia; Henley Marriage & Obituary Database. Newspaper: Virginia Free Press (Charles Town, WV). Entry: "Married- On Sept. 25, by Rev. Septimus Tuston, Dr. Thornton F. Offutt (formerly of Charleston, VA, now W. Va.), to Miss Eliza Clayton, both of Snickersville, Loudon County, p. 3, c. 4". Date of Publication Sept. 27, 1832.
  7. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304. States that his place of death was Smikersville, where he was a physician, and that the place was now called Bluemont, VA. Research of the location led me to change the name of the place from Smikersville, to Snickersville based on https://www.loudounhistory.org/history/… as well as the fact that there is no place name of Smikersville that I could find.

Alexander Austin

M, b. circa 1757
FatherJohn Austin
MotherCharity Kendrick(?)
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 3
Last EditedJanuary 21, 2014
     Alexander Austin was born circa 1757 at Frederick County, MD, USAG.1 He married Elizabeth Burgess Offutt, daughter of Nathaniel Offutt and Elizabeth Owen.2

Family

Elizabeth Burgess Offutt b. 17 Feb 1765
Child

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 251.
  2. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 251. References Capon Valley, It's Pioneers and Their Descendants Volume 1, page 193.

Sarah Austin

F
FatherAlexander Austin1 b. c 1757
MotherElizabeth Burgess Offutt1 b. 17 Feb 1765
ReferenceH-2-2-1
Last EditedJanuary 21, 2014
     Sarah Austin was also known as Sallie Austin.2 She was born. Her married name was Locker.3 She married Locker.3

Family

Locker

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 251. References Capon Valley, It's Pioneers and Their Descendants Volume 1, page 193.
  2. [S120] Thomas Offutt, "Research by Thomas Offutt."
  3. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 251.

Joseph Van Vacter

M, b. August 16, 1760, d. December 22, 1828
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 3
Last EditedMarch 16, 2006
     Joseph Van Vacter was born on August 16, 1760 at Raritan, NJ, USAG.1 He married Rachel Ann Offutt, daughter of Nathaniel Offutt and Elizabeth Owen, in 1794.2 Joseph Van Vacter died on December 22, 1828 at age 68.1

Family

Rachel Ann Offutt b. 1770, d. 30 Dec 1843
Children

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252.
  2. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252. May have taken place in 1793.

Solomon Van Vacter

M, b. October 21, 1795, d. March 28, 1851
FatherJoseph Van Vacter1 b. 16 Aug 1760, d. 22 Dec 1828
MotherRachel Ann Offutt1 b. 1770, d. 30 Dec 1843
ReferenceH-2-3-1
Last EditedMarch 17, 2006
     Solomon Van Vacter was born on October 21, 1795 at Jefferson County, WV, USAG.2,3 He married Charity Austin circa 1816.4 Solomon Van Vacter died on March 28, 1851 at Leesburg, Loudoun County, VA, USAG, at age 55.2,5 He was buried after March 28, 1851 at Arnold Grove Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery, Loudoun County, VA, USAG.6

Family

Charity Austin b. c 1793, d. a 1873
Children

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252.
  2. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252. Provided year.
  3. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-A. Provided full date and that birth was probably in the county/state entered.
  4. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-A.
  5. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-A. Provided full date and stated that death was near place entered.
  6. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-A. Supposed to be 10 miles north of Leesburg, on State Hwy. #9.
  7. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg.304-A.

Benjamin Van Vacter

M, b. circa 1798, d. 1862
FatherJoseph Van Vacter b. 16 Aug 1760, d. 22 Dec 1828
MotherRachel Ann Offutt b. 1770, d. 30 Dec 1843
ReferenceH-2-3-2
Last EditedMarch 15, 2006
     Benjamin Van Vacter was born circa 1798.1 He married Anna Smith.1 Benjamin Van Vacter died in 1862.1

Family

Anna Smith

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252.

James Owen Van Vacter

M, b. circa 1800
FatherJoseph Van Vacter b. 16 Aug 1760, d. 22 Dec 1828
MotherRachel Ann Offutt b. 1770, d. 30 Dec 1843
ReferenceH-2-3-3
Last EditedAugust 6, 2006
     James Owen Van Vacter was born circa 1800.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252.

Rachel B. Van Vacter

F, b. circa 1805
FatherJoseph Van Vacter b. 16 Aug 1760, d. 22 Dec 1828
MotherRachel Ann Offutt b. 1770, d. 30 Dec 1843
ReferenceH-2-3-4
Last EditedMarch 16, 2006
     Rachel B. Van Vacter was born circa 1805 at Jefferson County, WV, USAG.1,2 As of May 24, 1831,her married name was Griggs.3 She married William H. Griggs, son of Elizabeth (?), on May 24, 1831 at Jefferson County, WV, USAG.3

Family

William H. Griggs b. 1802, d. 1 Aug 1880
Children

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252. Provided year.
  2. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-B. Same year, also stated that birth probably in county/state entered.
  3. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-B.

Joseph Van Vacter

M
FatherJoseph Van Vacter b. 16 Aug 1760, d. 22 Dec 1828
MotherRachel Ann Offutt b. 1770, d. 30 Dec 1843
ReferenceH-2-3-5
Last EditedAugust 6, 2006
     Joseph Van Vacter was born.1 He married Mary E. Hammond on May 24, 1832.1 His estate was probated on December 20, 1893 at Jefferson County, WV, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252.

Ann Catherine Van Vacter

F, d. 1865
FatherJoseph Van Vacter b. 16 Aug 1760, d. 22 Dec 1828
MotherRachel Ann Offutt b. 1770, d. 30 Dec 1843
ReferenceH-2-3-6
Last EditedNovember 13, 2016
     Ann Catherine Van Vacter was born at Jefferson County, VA, USAG.1,2 As of November 6, 1827,her married name was Osburne.1,3 She married John Osburne Jr. on November 6, 1827 at Jefferson County, VA, USAG.1,3 Ann Catherine Van Vacter emigrated in 1835 from Jefferson County, VA, USAG.4 She immigrated in 1835 to Shelby County, MO, USAG.4 She died in 1865 at Shelby County, MO, USAG.2 She was buried after 1865 at Gray Cemetery, Shelby County, MO, USAG.5 As of 1911, Ann Catherine Van Vacter was also known as Catherine Van Vactor.2

Family

John Osburne Jr. b. 1803, d. 1833
Children

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252.
  2. [S4873] William H. Bingham, Gen. Hist. of Shelby Cty. MO, Biography of Morris Osburn, states that his mother Catherine Van Vactor was born and reared in Jefferson County VA and that she died in Shelby County Missouri in 1865.
  3. [S3252] Jefferson County, WV Marr. Rcds.: Provided date. Since marriage took place in 1827 this marriage would have had to have taken place in VA.
  4. [S4873] William H. Bingham, Gen. Hist. of Shelby Cty. MO, Biography of Morris Osburn, states that his widowed mother came to Missouri in 1835 and took up residence in Marion County where she remained till 1838 when she moved to Shelby County.
  5. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave Memorial #146733566. Burial information is from cemetery records.
  6. [S4871] Diana S. Cohen, "Van Vactor/Osburn Family Information," e-mail to David Offutt, November 8, 2016, Information from her research for membership in the DAR.
  7. [S4873] William H. Bingham, Gen. Hist. of Shelby Cty. MO, Biography of Morris Osburn, states that he was born December 27, 1831 in Loudoun County VA.
  8. [S4874] Morris Osburn, MO Death Cert, Lists the father as John Osburn, born in VA and mother as Catherine Van Vacter, born in VA.

Harriet Van Vacter

F
FatherJoseph Van Vacter b. 16 Aug 1760, d. 22 Dec 1828
MotherRachel Ann Offutt b. 1770, d. 30 Dec 1843
ReferenceH-2-3-7
Last EditedAugust 6, 2006
     Harriet Van Vacter was born.1 As of June 21, 1833,her married name was Farr.1 She married William H. Farr on June 21, 1833.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252.

Samuel Van Vacter

M
FatherJoseph Van Vacter b. 16 Aug 1760, d. 22 Dec 1828
MotherRachel Ann Offutt b. 1770, d. 30 Dec 1843
ReferenceH-2-3-8
Last EditedAugust 6, 2006
     Samuel Van Vacter was born.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 252.

Elizabeth Roberts1

F, b. 1785, d. September 13, 1870
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 3
Last EditedMay 5, 2021
Elizabeth Roberts Offutt
     Elizabeth Roberts was born in 1785 at Montgomery County, MD, USAG.1,2,3,4,5 She married Solomon W. Offutt, son of Nathaniel Offutt and Elizabeth Owen, on April 6, 1804.6 As of April 6, 1804,her married name was Offutt.6 Elizabeth Roberts appeared on the Federal Census on October 7, 1850 at District No. 24, Hampshire County, VA, USAG.7 She appeared on the Federal Census of July 11, 1860 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.8 She left a will on April 2, 1866 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.9 She appeared on the Federal Census of August 11, 1870 at Gore Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.10 She died on September 13, 1870 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,11,12,13 She was buried after September 13, 1870 at Offutt/Haines Graveyard, Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.14,12
Grave marker for Elizabeth Offutt
Photo taken by Holly Bennett III
Her estate was submitted for probate on October 4, 1870 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.9

Family

Solomon W. Offutt b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
Children

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  2. [S801] Headstone of Elizabeth Offutt Photo, Sept. 10, 2003, Personal Library of David W. Offutt, Headstone states that she died at the age of 85.
  3. [S1765] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Roll 948, page 228, line 23. Age 63, place of birth Virginia. Deleted the date, which was c 1787 based on the obituary and other information that leads me to believe that the 1785 date is correct. Removed the VA birthplace for the same reasons.
  4. [S1543] July 11, 1860 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Schedule No. 1, Line 35 lists Elizabeth Offutt, age 74, born in VA. Removed the place of birth.
  5. [S3207] August 11, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Gore Township, Hampshire County, WV, Line 35 lists Elizabeth Offutt, age 84, born in VA. Removed VA as place of birth.
  6. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  7. [S1765] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Household of Elizabeth Offutt. Line 23 lists Elizabeth, age 63. Line 24 lists Thornton Offutt, age 20. Both are listed as being born in VA.
  8. [S1543] July 11, 1860 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Schedule No. 1, Household of Elizabeth Offutt. Line 35 lists Elizabeth Offutt, age 74. Line 36 lists Harriet E. Gard, age 46. Line 37 lists David W. Gard, age 5. Line 38 lists what appears to be a Joseph Buzzard, age 18. All are listed as being born in VA.
  9. [S6489] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will found on page 106. Dated April 2, 1866. Leaves one third of her estate after all debts are satisfied to son Thornton W. Offutt. Balance of the estate to daughters Nancy Patterson, Sarah Pugh, Rachel E. Dye, Mary H. Millson, and Harriet E. Geard (I may be transcribing that incorrectly). Third bequest was that tin cents be given to her granddaughter Nancy E. Offutt and the widow of her son Joseph Offutt. Names her son in law John Patterson as executor. The will was submitted and proven October 4, 1870.
  10. [S3207] August 11, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Gore Township, Hampshire County, WV, Household of Elizabeth Offutt. Line 35 lists Elizabeth Offutt, age 84. Line 36 lists Nancy Pugh, age 16. Both are listed as being born in VA.
  11. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, USGenWeb; http://searches1.rootsweb.com/usgenweb/archives/wv/…. Inscription states she died in the 85th year of her age.
  12. [S801] Headstone of Elizabeth Offutt Photo, Sept. 10, 2003, Personal Library of David W. Offutt.
  13. [S910] South Branch Intelligencer, Sept. 30, 1870, Pg. 3, Printed in the Friday, September 30, 1870 edition of the South Branch Intelligencer on page 3. States that she died at her residence 13 miles west of Romney.
  14. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, USGenWeb; http://searches1.rootsweb.com/usgenweb/archives/wv/…
  15. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Sarah Dec 25, 1808 Parents Solomon/Elizabeth Roberts.
  16. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Joseph Nov 14, 1810 Parents Solomon/Elizabeth Roberts.
  17. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Thornton W. Apr 25, 1830 Parents Solomon/Elizabeth Roberts.

Nancy Offutt

F, b. January 15, 1805, d. January 2, 1872
FatherSolomon W. Offutt1 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts1 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceH-2-4-1
Last EditedApril 21, 2013
     Nancy Offutt was born on January 15, 1805 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,2 She and Jonathan Pugh III obtained a marriage license on June 9, 1827 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.3,4 Nancy Offutt married Jonathan Pugh III, son of Jonathan Pugh and Mary Ellen Tansy, on June 9, 1827 at Frederick County, VA, USAG.5,6,7 As of June 14, 1827,her married name was Pugh.8,9,10 Nancy Offutt married Jonathan Pugh III, son of Jonathan Pugh and Mary Ellen Tansy, on June 14, 1827 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.8,9,10 Nancy Offutt was mentioned in the will of Solomon W. Offutt on September 25, 1834 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.11,12 Nancy Offutt married John Patterson on March 3, 1836.2,13 As of May 3, 1836,her married name was Patterson.14,15,10 Nancy Offutt married John Patterson on May 3, 1836.15,10 Nancy Offutt died on January 2, 1872 at age 66.16,14,10 She was buried after January 2, 1872 at Offutt/Haines Graveyard, Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.17,10

Family 1

Jonathan Pugh III b. 14 Apr 1795, d. 29 Feb 1832
Children

Family 2

John Patterson d. 3 Jul 1899

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  2. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 305.
  3. [S219] Marriage Records, AAI CD #4; Marr. Rcds MD, NC, VA, Provides this date.
  4. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 33. References Marriage Licenses from Hampshire County, VA.
  5. [S219] Marriage Records, AAI CD #4; Marr. Rcds MD, NC, VA, Marriage of Jonathan Pugh Jr., and Ann Offutt.
  6. [S395] Jordan R. Dodd, VA Marr. Index, 1740-1850, Pugh, Jonathan to Offutt, Ann on 9 Jun 1827 in Frederick County, VA.
  7. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 305. Has this as the marriage of Jonathan Pugh III and Nancy Offutt.
  8. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 305. Referenced Capon Valley, It's Pioneers and Their Descendants.
  9. [S382] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 1, Pg. 77, pg. 209. Provides this date.
  10. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, USGenWeb; http://searches1.rootsweb.com/usgenweb/archives/wv/…
  11. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 254. States that the will was supposed to be among Romney, WV records.
  12. [S6490] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will starts on page 108 of Will Book 22, and continues on page 109. At the end of the will it is entered that the will was orginally entered in Book 14 on page 171 which was lost, and so it was presented again and entered into Book 22 and recorded. In the will Solomon stated that his desire was after his personal property was disposed of at sall and all debts were paid that his wife was to receive the farm, and all belongings on the farm to have and hold as long as she remained his widow. The will names youngest son Thornton, as well as sons Owen, Joseph, and Zepheniah who were supposed to be granted 1/4 shares in the farms leasing until Thornton reached 21 if Solomon's wife Elizabeth should pass away or remarry. Further the will names the 9 children of Solomon and Elizabeth who were living at the time of it's writing to wit: Owen Offutt, Joseph Offutt, Zepheniah Offutt, Thornton Offutt, Nancy Pugh formerly Nancy Offutt, Sarah Pugh formerly Sarah Offutt, Rachel Die formerly Rachel Offutt, Hester Offutt and Harriet Offutt. Each was supposed to be granted an equal share of the estate. By the time of the will Nancy Pugh was a widow, as she is mentioned as being able to stay on property she was on unless she was to remarry. There are additional bequests dealing with some of the children being given a horse, cow and calf and bridle. The will was presented to court on the 27th of March 1848.
  13. [S382] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 1, Pg. 77.
  14. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 305.
  15. [S71] Wilmer L. Kerns Ph. D., Hist. Rcds. of Old Frederick and Hampshire Cty's., VA, Pg. 266.
  16. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  17. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 305. Cemetery is supposed to be at Route 45 & Old Martinsburg Pike. Buried with her with 1st husband.
  18. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, PUGH Arthur Tansy July 12, 1828 Parents Jno/Nancy Offutt.
  19. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, PUGH Solomon Jno. Apr 30 ,1830 Parents Jno/Nancy Offutt.

Owen Osborne Offutt

M, b. April 5, 1807, d. circa April 30, 1848
FatherSolomon W. Offutt1 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts1 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceH-2-4-2
Last EditedJanuary 28, 2007
     Owen Osborne Offutt was born on April 5, 1807.2,3,4 He received one fourth of his father's farm in the will of Solomon W. Offutt on September 25, 1834 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG, he was also an executor.5,6 Owen Osborne Offutt died circa April 30, 1848.2,7 He was buried after April 30, 1848 at Offutt/Haines Graveyard, Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.8
Grave marker for Owen O. Offutt
Photo taken by Holly Bennett III

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  2. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253. Had year.
  3. [S71] Wilmer L. Kerns Ph. D., Hist. Rcds. of Old Frederick and Hampshire Cty's., VA, Pg. 244. Had full date.
  4. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, USGenWeb; http://searches1.rootsweb.com/usgenweb/archives/wv/…. Provides full date.
  5. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 254. States that the will was supposed to be among Romney, WV records.
  6. [S6490] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will starts on page 108 of Will Book 22, and continues on page 109. At the end of the will it is entered that the will was orginally entered in Book 14 on page 171 which was lost, and so it was presented again and entered into Book 22 and recorded. In the will Solomon stated that his desire was after his personal property was disposed of at sall and all debts were paid that his wife was to receive the farm, and all belongings on the farm to have and hold as long as she remained his widow. The will names youngest son Thornton, as well as sons Owen, Joseph, and Zepheniah who were supposed to be granted 1/4 shares in the farms leasing until Thornton reached 21 if Solomon's wife Elizabeth should pass away or remarry. Further the will names the 9 children of Solomon and Elizabeth who were living at the time of it's writing to wit: Owen Offutt, Joseph Offutt, Zepheniah Offutt, Thornton Offutt, Nancy Pugh formerly Nancy Offutt, Sarah Pugh formerly Sarah Offutt, Rachel Die formerly Rachel Offutt, Hester Offutt and Harriet Offutt. Each was supposed to be granted an equal share of the estate. By the time of the will Nancy Pugh was a widow, as she is mentioned as being able to stay on property she was on unless she was to remarry. There are additional bequests dealing with some of the children being given a horse, cow and calf and bridle. The will was presented to court on the 27th of March 1848.
  7. [S71] Wilmer L. Kerns Ph. D., Hist. Rcds. of Old Frederick and Hampshire Cty's., VA, Pg. 244. Had full date as 31 Apr 1848, only problem is that April only has 30 days.
  8. [S71] Wilmer L. Kerns Ph. D., Hist. Rcds. of Old Frederick and Hampshire Cty's., VA, Pg. 244. This graveyard is supposed to be near the city listed.

Sarah Offutt

F, b. December 25, 1808, d. May 25, 1880
FatherSolomon W. Offutt1 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts1 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 3
Last EditedJanuary 27, 2008
     Sarah Offutt was born on December 25, 1808 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.2,3,4,1 She married John N. Pugh, son of Jonathan Pugh and Mary Ellen Tansy, on February 18, 1828 at Frederick County, VA, USAG.5 As of February 21, 1828,her married name was Pugh.6 Sarah Offutt married John N. Pugh, son of Jonathan Pugh and Mary Ellen Tansy, on February 21, 1828 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.6 Sarah Offutt was mentioned in the will of Solomon W. Offutt on September 25, 1834 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.7,8 Sarah Offutt died on May 25, 1880 at age 71.2 She died on May 26, 1880 at age 71.9 She was buried after May 26, 1880 at Offutt/Haines Graveyard, Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.10,9
Grave marker for Sarah Offutt Pugh
Photo taken by Holly Bennett III

Family

John N. Pugh b. 28 Dec 1800, d. 19 May 1887
Children

Citations

  1. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Sarah Dec 25, 1808 Parents Solomon/Elizabeth Roberts.
  2. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  3. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 306.
  4. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, USGenWeb; http://searches1.rootsweb.com/usgenweb/archives/wv/…. States died at age 71 years, 5 mos., 1 day. Using date calculator produces this date.
  5. [S395] Jordan R. Dodd, VA Marr. Index, 1740-1850, Pugh, John to Offutt, Sarah on 18 Feb 1828 in Frederick County, VA.
  6. [S219] Marriage Records, AAI CD #4; Marr. Rcds MD, NC, VA, Had date as 18 Feb 1828 and Loudoun County, VA.
  7. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 254. States that the will was supposed to be among Romney, WV records.
  8. [S6490] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will starts on page 108 of Will Book 22, and continues on page 109. At the end of the will it is entered that the will was orginally entered in Book 14 on page 171 which was lost, and so it was presented again and entered into Book 22 and recorded. In the will Solomon stated that his desire was after his personal property was disposed of at sall and all debts were paid that his wife was to receive the farm, and all belongings on the farm to have and hold as long as she remained his widow. The will names youngest son Thornton, as well as sons Owen, Joseph, and Zepheniah who were supposed to be granted 1/4 shares in the farms leasing until Thornton reached 21 if Solomon's wife Elizabeth should pass away or remarry. Further the will names the 9 children of Solomon and Elizabeth who were living at the time of it's writing to wit: Owen Offutt, Joseph Offutt, Zepheniah Offutt, Thornton Offutt, Nancy Pugh formerly Nancy Offutt, Sarah Pugh formerly Sarah Offutt, Rachel Die formerly Rachel Offutt, Hester Offutt and Harriet Offutt. Each was supposed to be granted an equal share of the estate. By the time of the will Nancy Pugh was a widow, as she is mentioned as being able to stay on property she was on unless she was to remarry. There are additional bequests dealing with some of the children being given a horse, cow and calf and bridle. The will was presented to court on the 27th of March 1848.
  9. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, USGenWeb; http://searches1.rootsweb.com/usgenweb/archives/wv/…
  10. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 306. Cemetery is supposed to be at Route 45 & Old Martinsburg Pike. Buried with her husband.
  11. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 306.
  12. [S1634] John James Pugh, Death Cert., OH, Mother listed as Sarah Offutt, born in WV.
  13. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, PUGH Elizabeth Hester Apr 16, 1837 Parents John N/Sarah Offutt.
  14. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, PUGH Joseph Arthur Nov 11 ,1841 Parents John N/Sarah Offutt.
  15. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, PUGH Solomon Edgar June 12, 1844 Parents John N/Sarah Offutt.
  16. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, PUGH Thomas Dye May 19 ,1849 Parents John N/Sarah Offutt.
  17. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, PUGH Robert Dec 30 ,1851 Parents John N/Sarah Offutt.

Joseph Offutt1

M, b. November 11, 1810, d. May 10, 1861
FatherSolomon W. Offutt1 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts1 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 3
Last EditedNovember 7, 2011
     Joseph Offutt was born on November 11, 1810 at Berkley County, VA, USAG.2,3,4,5 He received one fourth of his father's farm in the will of Solomon W. Offutt on September 25, 1834 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG, he was also an executor.6,7 Joseph Offutt married Elizabeth Prettyman, daughter of Lewis Prettyman and Harriet Mason, on April 22, 1838 at Tazewell County, IL, USAG.8,9 Joseph Offutt lived circa 1839 at Spring Lake Township, Tazewell County, IL, USAG.10 When the first school house was built in 1849 Mr. Offutt wasand an unknown person were to the expense of getting the shingles and lumber for this house. in 1849 at Spring Lake Township, Tazewell County, IL, USAG.11 He and Elizabeth Offutt appeared on the Federal Census on October 19, 1850 at Pekin, Tazewell County, IL, USAG.12 Joseph Offutt was J. Offutt listed as an Assessor in 1854 at Tazewell County, IL, USAG.13 He and Elizabeth Prettyman appeared on the Federal Census of June 5, 1860 at Pekin, Tazewell County, IL, USAG.14 Joseph Offutt died on May 10, 1861 at Tazewell County, IL, USAG, at age 50.2,15 He was buried after May 10, 1861 at Prettyman Cemetery, Sand Prairie Township, Tazewell County, IL, USAG.2
Headstone for Joseph Offutt
Photo taken by Linda T.

Family

Elizabeth Prettyman b. 3 Oct 1817, d. 3 Mar 1887
Children

Citations

  1. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Joseph Nov 14, 1810 Parents Solomon/Elizabeth Roberts.
  2. [S364] Unknown author, Tazewell Cty., IL Cemeteries.
  3. [S365] October 19, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Pekin, Tazewell County, IL, Line 18, age 40 born in VA.
  4. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253. Had year only "1810."
  5. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Joseph Nov 14, 1810 Parents Solomon/Elizabeth Roberts. Based on the headstone photo I removed this date and location.
  6. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 254. States that the will was supposed to be among Romney, WV records.
  7. [S6490] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will starts on page 108 of Will Book 22, and continues on page 109. At the end of the will it is entered that the will was orginally entered in Book 14 on page 171 which was lost, and so it was presented again and entered into Book 22 and recorded. In the will Solomon stated that his desire was after his personal property was disposed of at sall and all debts were paid that his wife was to receive the farm, and all belongings on the farm to have and hold as long as she remained his widow. The will names youngest son Thornton, as well as sons Owen, Joseph, and Zepheniah who were supposed to be granted 1/4 shares in the farms leasing until Thornton reached 21 if Solomon's wife Elizabeth should pass away or remarry. Further the will names the 9 children of Solomon and Elizabeth who were living at the time of it's writing to wit: Owen Offutt, Joseph Offutt, Zepheniah Offutt, Thornton Offutt, Nancy Pugh formerly Nancy Offutt, Sarah Pugh formerly Sarah Offutt, Rachel Die formerly Rachel Offutt, Hester Offutt and Harriet Offutt. Each was supposed to be granted an equal share of the estate. By the time of the will Nancy Pugh was a widow, as she is mentioned as being able to stay on property she was on unless she was to remarry. There are additional bequests dealing with some of the children being given a horse, cow and calf and bridle. The will was presented to court on the 27th of March 1848.
  8. [S362] Jordan R. Dodd, Marr's in IL - 1850, Lists in Tazewell County, Offutt, Joseph married Prettyman, Elizabeth on 22 Apr 1838 in Tazewell County, Illinois.
  9. [S605] IL Statewide Marr. Ind. 1763-1900, online http://www.ilsoss.net/cgi-bin/archives/marriages.s, Vol. 00A, page 45, license 000005.
  10. [S363] ? Chapman, Hist. of Tazewell Cty., IL, Pg. 630. Joseph Offutt erected a cabin on the border of Spring Lake in 1839, and moved in the following year.
  11. [S363] ? Chapman, Hist. of Tazewell Cty., IL, Pg. 630. The first school-house was built in 1849; Mr. Offutt was to the expense of getting the shingles and lumber for this house.
  12. [S365] October 19, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Pekin, Tazewell County, IL, Household of Joseph Offutt. Line 18 lists Joseph age 40, born VA, a, farmer. Line 19 lists Elizabeth age 33, born DE. Line 20 lists Lewis (m), age 9, born IL. There are several others listed in the household.
  13. [S363] ? Chapman, Hist. of Tazewell Cty., IL, Pg. 652. Lists Assessors, J. Offutt 1854.
  14. [S366] June 5, 1860 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Pekin, Tazewll County, IL, Household of Joseph Offett. Line 12 lists Joseph, age 48, born VA, a farmer. Line 13 lists Elizabeth, age 33, born DE. Others listed in household as domestics.
  15. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253. Had date of death as circa 1865. Removed that date based on headstone photo and Tazewell Cemetery information.
  16. [S364] Unknown author, Tazewell Cty., IL Cemeteries, Age at death was 17 years.
  17. [S364] Unknown author, Tazewell Cty., IL Cemeteries, Age was 0 yrs. 3 months, 21 days..
  18. [S364] Unknown author, Tazewell Cty., IL Cemeteries, Age was buried in cement.
  19. [S364] Unknown author, Tazewell Cty., IL Cemeteries, Age was 11 months at death.
  20. [S364] Unknown author, Tazewell Cty., IL Cemeteries, Age at death was 0 yrs., 3 months, 4 days.

Rachel Elizabeth Offutt

F, b. June 18, 1813, d. May 1, 1896
FatherSolomon W. Offutt1 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts1 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 3
Last EditedJanuary 28, 2007
     Rachel Elizabeth Offutt was born on June 18, 1813 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,2 As of April 9, 1833,her married name was Dye.3 She married George Russell Dye on April 9, 1833 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.3 Rachel Elizabeth Offutt was mentioned in the will of Solomon W. Offutt on September 25, 1834 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.4,5 Rachel Elizabeth Offutt died on May 1, 1896 at age 82.6,1

Family

George Russell Dye
Children

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  2. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 307.
  3. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 307.
  4. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 254. States that the will was supposed to be among Romney, WV records.
  5. [S6490] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will starts on page 108 of Will Book 22, and continues on page 109. At the end of the will it is entered that the will was orginally entered in Book 14 on page 171 which was lost, and so it was presented again and entered into Book 22 and recorded. In the will Solomon stated that his desire was after his personal property was disposed of at sall and all debts were paid that his wife was to receive the farm, and all belongings on the farm to have and hold as long as she remained his widow. The will names youngest son Thornton, as well as sons Owen, Joseph, and Zepheniah who were supposed to be granted 1/4 shares in the farms leasing until Thornton reached 21 if Solomon's wife Elizabeth should pass away or remarry. Further the will names the 9 children of Solomon and Elizabeth who were living at the time of it's writing to wit: Owen Offutt, Joseph Offutt, Zepheniah Offutt, Thornton Offutt, Nancy Pugh formerly Nancy Offutt, Sarah Pugh formerly Sarah Offutt, Rachel Die formerly Rachel Offutt, Hester Offutt and Harriet Offutt. Each was supposed to be granted an equal share of the estate. By the time of the will Nancy Pugh was a widow, as she is mentioned as being able to stay on property she was on unless she was to remarry. There are additional bequests dealing with some of the children being given a horse, cow and calf and bridle. The will was presented to court on the 27th of March 1848.
  6. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 305.
  7. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, DYE George Russell Aug 10 ,1838. Parents George Russell/Rachel Elizabeth Offutt.
  8. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, DYE John Owen Mar 25, 1840 George Russell/Rachel Elizabeth Offutt.
  9. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, DYE Harriett Ann Jan 26, 1842 George Russell/Rachel Elizabeth Offutt.
  10. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, DYE Sarah Elizabeth June 10 ,1844 George Russell/Rachel Elizabeth Offutt.
  11. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, DYE Robert Wilson Sep 5, 1846 George Russell/Rachel Elizabeth Offutt.

Mary Hester Offutt

F, b. November 29, 1815
FatherSolomon W. Offutt1 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts1 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 3
Last EditedJanuary 28, 2007
     Mary Hester Offutt was born on November 29, 1815 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,2 She was mentioned in the will of Solomon W. Offutt on September 25, 1834 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.3,4 As of circa 1837,her married name was Milleson.2 Mary Hester Offutt married George Milleson circa 1837.2

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  2. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 308.
  3. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 254. States that the will was supposed to be among Romney, WV records.
  4. [S6490] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will starts on page 108 of Will Book 22, and continues on page 109. At the end of the will it is entered that the will was orginally entered in Book 14 on page 171 which was lost, and so it was presented again and entered into Book 22 and recorded. In the will Solomon stated that his desire was after his personal property was disposed of at sall and all debts were paid that his wife was to receive the farm, and all belongings on the farm to have and hold as long as she remained his widow. The will names youngest son Thornton, as well as sons Owen, Joseph, and Zepheniah who were supposed to be granted 1/4 shares in the farms leasing until Thornton reached 21 if Solomon's wife Elizabeth should pass away or remarry. Further the will names the 9 children of Solomon and Elizabeth who were living at the time of it's writing to wit: Owen Offutt, Joseph Offutt, Zepheniah Offutt, Thornton Offutt, Nancy Pugh formerly Nancy Offutt, Sarah Pugh formerly Sarah Offutt, Rachel Die formerly Rachel Offutt, Hester Offutt and Harriet Offutt. Each was supposed to be granted an equal share of the estate. By the time of the will Nancy Pugh was a widow, as she is mentioned as being able to stay on property she was on unless she was to remarry. There are additional bequests dealing with some of the children being given a horse, cow and calf and bridle. The will was presented to court on the 27th of March 1848.
  5. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, MILLISON Benjamin 1846 Parents George/Mary Hester Offutt.

Harriet Elizabeth Offutt

F, b. 1817, d. September 2, 1896
FatherSolomon W. Offutt1 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts1 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 3
Last EditedMay 7, 2021
     Harriet Elizabeth Offutt was born in 1817 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, VA, USAG.2,3,4,5,6,7 She was mentioned in the will of Solomon W. Offutt on September 25, 1834 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.8,9 As of after September 25, 1834,her married name was Gard.9 Harriet Elizabeth Offutt married David Gard after September 25, 1834.9 Harriet Elizabeth Gard and David Gard appeared on the Federal Census on October 7, 1850 at District 24, Hampshire County, VA, USAG.10 Harriet Elizabeth Gard was listed in the 1860 census at Hampshire County, VA, USAG, in the household of Elizabeth Offutt on July 11, 1860.11 Harriet Elizabeth Offutt appeared on the Federal Census of June 23, 1870 at Greene Township, St. Joseph County, IN, USAG.12 As of November 16, 1871,her married name was Hoke.13 She married Emanuel Hoke on November 16, 1871 at St. Joseph County, IN, USAG.13 Harriet Elizabeth Hoke and Emanuel Hoke appeared on the Federal Census of June 2, 1880 at Liberty Township, St. Joseph County, IN, USAG.14 Harriet Elizabeth Offutt left a will on June 1, 1896 at Liberty Township, St. Joseph County, IN, USAG.15,16 She died on September 2, 1896 at St. Joseph County, IN, USAG.17,18,19 She was buried after September 2, 1896 at Sumption Prairie Cemetery, South Bend, St. Joseph County, IN, USAG.19
Grave marker for Harriet Gard
Photo taken by Find A Grave member Mary (ID 47906620)
Photograph by Picasa
Her estate was probated on September 10, 1896 at St. Joseph County, IN, USAG.15

Family 1

David Gard b. c 1815, d. 30 Sep 1857
Children

Family 2

Emanuel Hoke b. c 1807

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  2. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253. Provided year.
  3. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 309. Provided same year, adds place.
  4. [S1543] July 11, 1860 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Schedule No. 1, Listed on line 36 as Harriet Gard, age 47 born in Indiana. At this time I am not using the birthplace.
  5. [S6491] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Line 25 lists Harriet, age 33, born in VA.
  6. [S6492] June 23, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Greene Township, St. Joseph County, IN, Line 31 lists Harriet Gard, age 53, born in VA.
  7. [S6495] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Liberty Township, St. Joseph County, IN, Line 44 lists wife Harriet, age 62, born in WV (In 1817 there was no West Virginia so I've not entered WV).
  8. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 254. States that the will was supposed to be among Romney, WV records.
  9. [S6490] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will starts on page 108 of Will Book 22, and continues on page 109. At the end of the will it is entered that the will was orginally entered in Book 14 on page 171 which was lost, and so it was presented again and entered into Book 22 and recorded. In the will Solomon stated that his desire was after his personal property was disposed of at sall and all debts were paid that his wife was to receive the farm, and all belongings on the farm to have and hold as long as she remained his widow. The will names youngest son Thornton, as well as sons Owen, Joseph, and Zepheniah who were supposed to be granted 1/4 shares in the farms leasing until Thornton reached 21 if Solomon's wife Elizabeth should pass away or remarry. Further the will names the 9 children of Solomon and Elizabeth who were living at the time of it's writing to wit: Owen Offutt, Joseph Offutt, Zepheniah Offutt, Thornton Offutt, Nancy Pugh formerly Nancy Offutt, Sarah Pugh formerly Sarah Offutt, Rachel Die formerly Rachel Offutt, Hester Offutt and Harriet Offutt. Each was supposed to be granted an equal share of the estate. By the time of the will Nancy Pugh was a widow, as she is mentioned as being able to stay on property she was on unless she was to remarry. There are additional bequests dealing with some of the children being given a horse, cow and calf and bridle. The will was presented to court on the 27th of March 1848.
  10. [S6491] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Household and Family Number 1195. Line 24 lists David Gard, age 35. Line 25 lists Harriet, age 33. Line 26 lists Sarah, age 9. Line 27 lists Samuel, age 7. Line 28 lists John, age 5. Line 29 lists Solomon, age 3. Line 30 lists Margaret, age 1. All are listed as being born in VA.
  11. [S1543] July 11, 1860 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Schedule No. 1, Household of Elizabeth Offutt. Line 35 lists Elizabeth Offutt, age 74. Line 36 lists Harriet E. Gard, age 46. Line 37 lists David W. Gard, age 5. Line 38 lists what appears to be a Joseph Buzzard, age 18. All are listed as being born in VA.
  12. [S6492] June 23, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Greene Township, St. Joseph County, IN, Dwelling and Family Number 22. Line 31 lists Harriet Gard, age 53, born in VA. Line 32 lists Eliza Jane, age 19, born in OH.
  13. [S6494] St. Joseph Cty., IN Marr. Rcds. Vol. 6: Volume 6 page 398. Marriage of Emanuel Hoke to Harriet Gard on November 19, 1871. Marriage performed by Clark Skinner.
  14. [S6495] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Liberty Township, St. Joseph County, IN, Dwelling and Family Number 28. Line 43 lists Emanuel Hoke, age 73, born in PA. Line 44 lists wife Harriet, age 62, born in WV. Line 45 lists step-son David W. Gard, age 24 born in IN. Line 46 lists step-daughter Sarah E. Gard, age 38, born in WV. Line 47 lists step-daughter Jane Gard, age 35, born in WV.
  15. [S6502] St. Joseph Cty. IN Rcd. of Wills Bk. 1: In her will dated June 1, 1896 she divided her property as follows. First; All real and personal property left after debts and expenses paid to daughter Eliza Jane Gard. Second; If any of her estate was to remain after the death of her daughter Eliza Jane Gard the remainder was to go to her daughter Sarah Elizabeth Gard. Third; If any of her estate was to remain after the deaths of Eliza and Sarah it was to go to the heirs of her two sons and one daughter Samuel Franklin Gard Solomon Thornton Gard and Margaret And Rose (Rose Gard [As written]. Fourth; Samuel F. Gard, Solomon T. Gard and Margaret A. Rose were each to recieve the sum of one dollar. The real estate was listed as being 10 acres of land in one area and 3 acres in a different section. On page 413 it further states that Harriet Hoke died 2 September 1896 and that the will was submitted to probate 10 September 1896.
  16. [S6503] St. Joseph Cty. IN Rcd. of Wills Bk. 8: Will found on pages 141-142. Appears to be a second entry of the will in a different book, perhaps some sort of Indiana rule of law?
  17. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253. Stated she died circa 1870. Referenced bible records and Capon Valley, It's Pioneers & Descendants Volume 1, page 209. Removed that date based on her being found in the 1870 Census, as well as the will of Harriet Hoke (Her second marriage).
  18. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 309. Had circa 1870 in the west. Referenced Capon Valley, It's Pioneers & Descendants Volume 1, page 209. Removed that date based on her being found in the 1870 Census, as well as the will of Harriet Hoke (Her second marriage).
  19. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #100633093. Photo of grave marker. "HARRIET GARD DIED SEPT. 2, 1896 AGED 79 Yrs. 3 Mos 25 Dys". Memorial has that she was buried in Section B, Row 8 #13; Born 1817 in Hampshire County, VA died September 2, 1896 in St. Joseph County, IN.
  20. [S6491] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Line 26 lists Sarah, age 9, born in VA.
  21. [S6497] Sarah Gard, IN State Board of Health Cert. of Death, Indiana Death Certificate for Sarah Gard. A White Female born April 1841 in Virginia. Died April 30, 1919 in German Township, St. Joseph County, IN aged 78 years. Single. Name of Father : David Gard, born in Virginia. Maiden Name of Mother : Harriette Oferet, born in Virginia. Buried May 2, 1919 in Sumption Prairie Cemetery. Informant : Sam Gard.
  22. [S6491] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Line 27 lists Samuel, age 7, born in VA.
  23. [S6491] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Line 28 lists John, age 5, born in VA.
  24. [S6491] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Line 29 lists Solomon, age 3, born in VA.
  25. [S6491] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Line 30 lists Margaret, age 1, born in VA.
  26. [S6492] June 23, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Greene Township, St. Joseph County, IN, Dwelling and Family Number 22. Line 32 lists Eliza Jane, age 19, born in OH.
  27. [S6498] Jane Gard, IN State Board of Health Cert. of Death, Indiana Death Certificate for Jane Gard. A White Female born July 5, 1851 in Virginia. Died Nov. 9, 1912 in Liberty Township, St. Joseph County, IN aged 61 years 4 months 4 days. Single. Name of Father : David Gard, born in Virginia. Maiden Name of Mother : Harriet Moffet, born in Virginia. Buried November 10, 1912 in Sumption Prairie Cemetery. Informant : Miss Sarah Gard.

James Offutt

M, b. 1820, d. December 27, 1827
FatherSolomon W. Offutt1 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts1 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 3
Last EditedJanuary 28, 2007
     James Offutt was born in 1820.1 He died on December 27, 1827.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.

Zephaniah Offutt

M, b. October 20, 1821, d. April 9, 1848
FatherSolomon W. Offutt1 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts1 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceH-2-4-9
Last EditedApril 20, 2007
     Zephaniah Offutt was born on October 20, 1821 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.2,3,4 He married Eliza Jane Haines, daughter of Daniel H. Haines and Elizabeth (?).3 Zephaniah Offutt received one fourth of his father's farm in the will of Solomon W. Offutt on September 25, 1834 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.5,6 Zephaniah Offutt died on April 9, 1848 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, at age 26.2,3 He died on December 23, 1848 at age 27.4 He was buried after December 23, 1848 at Offutt/Haines Graveyard, Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.4
Grave marker for Zephaniah Offutt
Photo taken by Holly Bennett III

Family

Eliza Jane Haines b. 19 Nov 1820, d. 30 Aug 1891
Children

Citations

  1. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  2. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  3. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 310.
  4. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, USGenWeb; http://searches1.rootsweb.com/usgenweb/archives/wv/…
  5. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 254. States that the will was supposed to be among Romney, WV records.
  6. [S6490] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will starts on page 108 of Will Book 22, and continues on page 109. At the end of the will it is entered that the will was orginally entered in Book 14 on page 171 which was lost, and so it was presented again and entered into Book 22 and recorded. In the will Solomon stated that his desire was after his personal property was disposed of at sall and all debts were paid that his wife was to receive the farm, and all belongings on the farm to have and hold as long as she remained his widow. The will names youngest son Thornton, as well as sons Owen, Joseph, and Zepheniah who were supposed to be granted 1/4 shares in the farms leasing until Thornton reached 21 if Solomon's wife Elizabeth should pass away or remarry. Further the will names the 9 children of Solomon and Elizabeth who were living at the time of it's writing to wit: Owen Offutt, Joseph Offutt, Zepheniah Offutt, Thornton Offutt, Nancy Pugh formerly Nancy Offutt, Sarah Pugh formerly Sarah Offutt, Rachel Die formerly Rachel Offutt, Hester Offutt and Harriet Offutt. Each was supposed to be granted an equal share of the estate. By the time of the will Nancy Pugh was a widow, as she is mentioned as being able to stay on property she was on unless she was to remarry. There are additional bequests dealing with some of the children being given a horse, cow and calf and bridle. The will was presented to court on the 27th of March 1848.
  7. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUT Nancy E. 1845 Parents Zephrine/Eliza.

Thornton Washington Offutt1,2

M, b. April 25, 1830, d. May 12, 1907
FatherSolomon W. Offutt2 b. 1776, d. 7 Feb 1848
MotherElizabeth Roberts2 b. 1785, d. 13 Sep 1870
ReferenceH-2-4-10
Last EditedMay 5, 2021
Thornton W. Offutt
     Thornton Washington Offutt was born on April 25, 1830 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, VA, USAG.3,4,5,6,7,8,2,9,10,11 He received one fourth of his father's farm in the will of Solomon W. Offutt on September 25, 1834 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.12,13 Thornton Washington Offutt was listed in the 1850 census at District No. 24, Hampshire County, VA, USAG, in the household of Elizabeth Roberts on October 7, 1850.14 Thornton Washington Offutt married Sarah Catherine Snapp, daughter of John H. Snapp and Lulu S. Hannah Milleson, on November 19, 1850.15,5,16 Thornton Washington Offutt and Sarah Catherine Offutt appeared on the Federal Census of July 11, 1860 at Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, USAG.17 Thornton Washington Offutt and Sarah Catherine Offutt appeared on the Federal Census of August 11, 1870 at Gore Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.18,19 Thornton Washington Offutt married Elizabeth Moreland on April 21, 1874 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.20,21,22,23 Thornton Washington Offutt appeared on the Federal Census of June 30, 1880 at Gore District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.24 He died on May 12, 1907 at Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, at age 77.25,26,27,28,29,30,31,32,33 He was buried after May 12, 1907 at Offutt/Haines Graveyard, Slanesville, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.34,35,30,36
Grave marker of Thornton W. Offutt
Photo taken by Holly Bennett III

Family 1

Sarah Catherine Snapp b. 31 May 1832, d. 4 Dec 1871
Children

Family 2

Elizabeth Moreland b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S71] Wilmer L. Kerns Ph. D., Hist. Rcds. of Old Frederick and Hampshire Cty's., VA, Pg. 244. Provided middle name.
  2. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Thornton W. Apr 25, 1830 Parents Solomon/Elizabeth Roberts.
  3. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253.
  4. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 311. Provides full date and city/state.
  5. [S382] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 1, Pg. 224. Provides full date. Date from Thornton W. Offutt Bible.
  6. [S1765] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Roll 948, page 228, line 24. Age 20, place of birth Virginia.
  7. [S906] Thornton W. Offutt, Thornton W. Offutt Death Cert., Death Certificate states that the place of birth was in Hampshire County, WV. This has to be in error, as West Virginia wasn't a state in 1830. It is possible though that Slanesville became part of Hampshire County West Virginia when the state was formed.
  8. [S911] The Hampshire Review, May 22, 1907, Pg. 5, States that at death he was 77 years and 17 days old, which would support the date of birth.
  9. [S1542] July 11, 1860 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Schedule No. 1, Thornton W. listed on line 29 as 30 years old born in VA.
  10. [S2350] August 11, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Gore Township, Hampshire County, WV, Line 27 lists Thornton Offutt, age 40, born in VA.
  11. [S2351] June 30, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Gore District, Hampshire County, WV, Line 22 lists Thornton Offutt, age 50, born in VA.
  12. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 254. States that the will was supposed to be among Romney, WV records.
  13. [S6490] Hampshire Cty. WV Will Bk. 22: Will starts on page 108 of Will Book 22, and continues on page 109. At the end of the will it is entered that the will was orginally entered in Book 14 on page 171 which was lost, and so it was presented again and entered into Book 22 and recorded. In the will Solomon stated that his desire was after his personal property was disposed of at sall and all debts were paid that his wife was to receive the farm, and all belongings on the farm to have and hold as long as she remained his widow. The will names youngest son Thornton, as well as sons Owen, Joseph, and Zepheniah who were supposed to be granted 1/4 shares in the farms leasing until Thornton reached 21 if Solomon's wife Elizabeth should pass away or remarry. Further the will names the 9 children of Solomon and Elizabeth who were living at the time of it's writing to wit: Owen Offutt, Joseph Offutt, Zepheniah Offutt, Thornton Offutt, Nancy Pugh formerly Nancy Offutt, Sarah Pugh formerly Sarah Offutt, Rachel Die formerly Rachel Offutt, Hester Offutt and Harriet Offutt. Each was supposed to be granted an equal share of the estate. By the time of the will Nancy Pugh was a widow, as she is mentioned as being able to stay on property she was on unless she was to remarry. There are additional bequests dealing with some of the children being given a horse, cow and calf and bridle. The will was presented to court on the 27th of March 1848.
  14. [S1765] October 7, 1850 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; District 24, Hampshire County, VA, Household of Elizabeth Offutt. Line 23 lists Elizabeth, age 63. Line 24 lists Thornton Offutt, age 20. Both are listed as being born in VA.
  15. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 311.
  16. [S905] Sarah C. Offutt, Sarah C. Offutt Death Cert., Lists spouse as Thornton W. Offutt.
  17. [S1542] July 11, 1860 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Schedule No. 1, Household of Thornton W. Offutt. Line 29 lists Thornton W., age 30. Line 30 lists Sarah C., age 26. Line 31 lists Virginia C., age 8. Line 32 lists Robert J., age 6. Line 33 lists John P., age 4. Line 34 Lists Joseph McK, age 1. All are listed as being born in VA.
  18. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 311. Shows Thornton, age 44 (doesn't match birth date information); Sarah C., age 35 (doesn't match) ; Virginia, age 18; Robert J., age 14; John P., age 13; Joseph M., age 11; Augusta, age 8; and Margaret, age 5.
  19. [S2350] August 11, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Gore Township, Hampshire County, WV, Household of Thornton Offutt. Line 27 lists Thornton Offutt, age 40, born in VA. Line 28 lists Sarah C., age 35, born in VA. Line 29 lists Virginia C., age 18, born in VA. Line 30 lists Robert J., age 14 born in VA. Line 31 lists John P., age 13 born in VA. Line 32 lists Joseph M., age 11 born in VA. Line 33 lists Augusta, age 8, born in VA. Line 34 lists Margaret N., age 5 born in WV.
  20. [S350] Ancestry Inc., online www.ancestry.com, West Virginia Marriage Records, 1863 -1900. Lists the marriage of Offutt, Thornton W. to Moreland, Elizabeth.
  21. [S3650] Vicki Bidinger Horton, Hampshire Cty. Marr's of the 1800's, Pg. 90. Lists marriage between Offutt, Thornton W age 44 and Moreland, Elizabeth age 44. License issued on April 21, 1874 in Hampshire County Marriages Book 2 page 6.
  22. [S133] Hampshire Cty., WV Marr. Rcds.: Has Thorton W. Offutt, 44. Born: Hampshire County. Elizabeth Moreland, 44. Married: 3/21/1874. I've removed that date based on locating the original Hampshire County WV Marriage Register entry that shows April 21, 1874 as the date of marriage.
  23. [S6488] Hampshire Cty., WV Marr. Reg.: Marriage Register page 6. Lists the marriage of Thornton W. Offutt, age 44, born in Hampshire (I presume county), VA to Elizabeth Moreland, age 44, born in Hampshire (I presume county), VA.
  24. [S2351] June 30, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Gore District, Hampshire County, WV, Household of Thornton Offutt. Line 22 lists Thornton Offutt, age 50, born in VA. Line 23 lists son Joseph M. age 21, born in VA. Line 24 lists daughter Augusta I., age 17, born in VA. Line 25 lists daughter Margaret E. age 13, born in WV.
  25. [S906] Thornton W. Offutt, Thornton W. Offutt Death Cert., Provided full date of death, along with county and state.
  26. [S3] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book III, Pg. 253. Provides year.
  27. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 311. Provided full date and place.
  28. [S382] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 1, Pg. 225. Provides full date. Date from Thornton W. Offutt Bible.
  29. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, USGenWeb; http://files.usgwarchives.net/wv/hampshire/cemeteries/…. Headstone Inscription: Died May 12, 1907, 77 years and 17 days for 35 years deprived of his earthly companion Lonely, but not alone I'll never forsake thee Nor leave thee alone.
  30. [S799] Headstone of Thornton W. Offutt Photo, Sept. 10, 2003, Personal Library of David W. Offutt.
  31. [S911] The Hampshire Review, May 22, 1907, Pg. 5.
  32. [S1064] Washington Post, May 17, 1907.
  33. [S6487] W.P.A. Vet Cemetery Survey N-R of Hampshire Cty WV, online http://www.historichampshire.org/veterans/wpa/cardsN-R/…, Card for Thornton W. Offutt. In the information on marker section it has that the marker was upright, that it had Thornton W. Offutt Died May 12, 1907 Aged 77 yrs. & 17 Ds. States that he was in the Civil War-CSA. I have found no records that would corroborate the service, so I do not have him tagged as a veteran.
  34. [S71] Wilmer L. Kerns Ph. D., Hist. Rcds. of Old Frederick and Hampshire Cty's., VA, Pg. 244. This graveyard is supposed to be near the city listed.
  35. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, USGenWeb; http://searches1.rootsweb.com/usgenweb/archives/wv/…. Headstone Inscription: Died May 12, 1907, 77 years and 17 days for 35 years deprived of his earthly companion Lonely, but not alone I'll never forsake thee Nor leave thee alone.
  36. [S6487] W.P.A. Vet Cemetery Survey N-R of Hampshire Cty WV, online http://www.historichampshire.org/veterans/wpa/cardsN-R/…, Card for Thornton W. Offutt. States that he was in the Civil War-CSA. I have found no records that would corroborate the service, so I do not have him tagged as a veteran.
  37. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Virginia Caroline May 27 ,1852 Parents Thornton/Sarah Catherine Snapp.
  38. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Robert James June 27, 1854 Parents Thornton/Sarah Catherine Snapp.
  39. [S916] South Branch Intelligencer, Apr. 23, 1875, Pg. 3.
  40. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT John Patterson May 5, 1857 Parents Thornton/Sarah Catherine Snapp.
  41. [S2077] Hampshire Cty. WV Register of Deaths, Lists parents as Thornton W. and Sarah C. Offutt.
  42. [S904] Joseph M. Offutt, Joseph M. Offutt Death Cert.
  43. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, OFFUTT Joseph McKeever Mar 20, 1859 Parents Thornton/Sarah Catherine Snapp.
  44. [S2065] Joseph M. Offutt, WV Death Certificate, Lists the father as Thornton Offutt, mother's maiden name as Sarah Snapp.
  45. [S2351] June 30, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Gore District, Hampshire County, WV, Line 24 lists daughter Augusta I., age 17, born in VA.
  46. [S3975] Cumberland Evening Times, April 2, 1942, Pg. 13, Obituary states that she was the daughter of Thornton W. and Sarah Catherine (Snatt) Offutt.
  47. [S92] Unknown subject entry, Birth Record, Pg. 7, line 61.
  48. [S4492] Margaret Ellen Hiett, Death Cert. PA, Lists the deceased as Margaret Ellen Hiett. Father's name Thornton Offutt. Mother's maiden name ? Snapp.
  49. [S915] The Hampshire Review, Oct. 25, 1950, Pg. 2, States that Henry was a brother of J. Mac Offutt.

Gilbert Gibbons

M, b. 1783, d. August 9, 1826
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 4
Last EditedMarch 16, 2006
     Gilbert Gibbons was born in 1783.1 He married Sarah H. Offutt, daughter of Samuel Owen Offutt and Elizabeth Hite, on July 26, 1805 at Jefferson County, VA, USAG.2,3,4 Gilbert Gibbons died on August 9, 1826 at Charles Town, Berkely County, VA, USAG.5,6

Family

Sarah H. Offutt b. 10 May 1784, d. 11 Jul 1821
Children

Citations

  1. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 294.
  2. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 294. Marriage performed by H. Jefferson.
  3. [S110] The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Vol 85, Pg. 284. DAR ID Number 84728, Lineage of Miss Emma T. Strider. Provides year of marriage.
  4. [S395] Jordan R. Dodd, VA Marr. Index, 1740-1850, Gibbons, Gilbert to Offutt, Sarah H., 26 Jul 1805 in Jefferson County.
  5. [S110] The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Vol 85, Pg. 284. DAR ID Number 84728, Lineage of Miss Emma T. Strider. Provides year of death.
  6. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 294. States that Charles Town is part of what is now Jefferson Cty, WV.

Elizabeth Emma Gibbons

F, b. April 4, 1808, d. June 1, 1871
FatherGilbert Gibbons1 b. 1783, d. 9 Aug 1826
MotherSarah H. Offutt1 b. 10 May 1784, d. 11 Jul 1821
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 4
Last EditedMarch 16, 2006
     Elizabeth Emma Gibbons was also known as Emma Gibbons.2,3 She was born on April 4, 1808 at Charles Town, Jefferson County, WV, USAG.4,5 She married Benjamin Tomlinson in 1830.2,6 As of March 1, 1832,her married name was Tomlinson.7,8 Elizabeth Emma Gibbons married Benjamin Tomlinson on March 1, 1832 at Shepherdstown, Jefferson County, WV, USAG.7,9 Elizabeth Emma Gibbons died on June 1, 1871 at Charles Town, Jefferson County, WV, USAG, at age 63.4,5 She was buried at Edge Hill Cemetery, Charles Town, Jefferson County, WV, USAG.7 She died in 1872.10,2

Family

Benjamin Tomlinson b. 1805, d. 30 Oct 1886
Child

Citations

  1. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 294.
  2. [S120] Thomas Offutt, "Research by Thomas Offutt."
  3. [S110] The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Vol 85, Pg. 284. DAR ID Number 84728, Lineage of Miss Emma T. Strider. Lists Emma Gibbons.
  4. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 294. Provides year.
  5. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 295. Provided full date and place.
  6. [S110] The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Vol 85, Pg. 284. DAR ID Number 84728, Lineage of Miss Emma T. Strider.
  7. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 295.
  8. [S305] "Unknown short article title", Pg. 12. Marriage published in the Shepherdstown Independent. Married by W. Moore.
  9. [S305] "Unknown short article title", Pg. 12. Marriage published in the Shepherdstown Independent. Married by W. Moore.
  10. [S110] The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Vol 85, Pg. 284. DAR ID Number 84728, Lineage of Miss Emma T. Strider. Provides year of death.

James Edwin Gibbons

M, b. January 29, 1811, d. August 5, 1846
FatherGilbert Gibbons1 b. 1783, d. 9 Aug 1826
MotherSarah H. Offutt1 b. 10 May 1784, d. 11 Jul 1821
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 4
Last EditedMarch 16, 2006
     James Edwin Gibbons was born on January 29, 1811.1 He died on August 5, 1846 at age 35.1

Citations

  1. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 294.

Eliza Ora Gibbons

F, b. February 17, 1814, d. January 5, 1815
FatherGilbert Gibbons1 b. 1783, d. 9 Aug 1826
MotherSarah H. Offutt1 b. 10 May 1784, d. 11 Jul 1821
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 4
Last EditedMarch 16, 2006
     Eliza Ora Gibbons was born on February 17, 1814.1 She died on January 5, 1815.1

Citations

  1. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 294.