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28 Jan 1920
LOOSE, ORVILLE- b. 3 Jan 1888 (Oxford Twp., Coshocton) d. Jan
1920; Parents- Hiram & Aldora Loose; Wife- Naoma Marlatt; Parents-In-Law-
Mr. & Mrs. George Marlatt; Daughter- Edna (age 8 yrs); Siblings- John, Ray,
Edward, Mrs. Elmer Burdette, Mrs. Ira Ross (all of Newcomerstown).
4 February 1920
MURPHY, MARY A. (MILLIKEN)- d. 27 Jan 1920 (Washington Twp.);
Husband- Geo. W. Parks (died 1845), Josiah Murphy (died 1912); Parents- James
& Elizabeth (Haver) Milliken; Children- James M. Parks (Uhrichsville), J.J.
Murphy & Mrs. A.M. Blair (Washington Twp.), Mrs. Henry Cappel (Port
Washington); Step-Children- B.B. Murphy (Mankato, KS), G.W. Murphy & Mrs.
Adam Cappel (both of Washington Twp.), Mrs G. W. Carpenter (New Philadelphia).
SHAW, FRANKLIN PIERCE- b. 12 March 1895 d. 16 January
1920Parents- B.M. & Mary Shaw.
11 February 1920
MCFADDEN, ELLIS- d. 2 Feb 1911; Parents- Mr. & Mrs.
RUSK, JAMES- b. 20 Oct 1853 (Plainfield) d. 6 February 1920
(Coshocton); Wife- Mary Ellen Baker (died 5 yrs ago); Children- Mrs. W. A.
Donathon (Lakewood, OH), Floyd Rusk (New Philadelphia), Mrs. J. W. Faust
(Sandusky), Mrs. Earl Lockard (Coshocton), Clarence Rusk (Coshocton RD 5),
George & Ethel (both of the home).
LINARD, MRS. WILLIAM- d. Feb 1920 (near Gilmore); Father-
Thomas & Sarah Daugherty; Husband- William Linard; Children- Raymond,
Clarence & Freda.
19 July 1922
BEEKS, GRACE- b. 29 Jan 1896 (Guernsey Co.) d. July 1922;
Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Howard Beeks.
MURPHY, MARY (GREWELL)- d. 16 July 1922 (Newport); Husband-
Jefferson Murphy (deceased); Children- R.A. Murphy (Dover), L.A.C. Murphy,
Mrs. Wilbur Phillips, Abner & John Murphy (all of Newport); Brothers-
Daniel Grewell (Coshocton), Elijah (St. Louis), Samuel (Kansas).
26 July 1922
ZUMBRUNNEN, MRS. JNO.- b. (Basil, Switzerland) d. July 1922;
Daughters- Mrs. Willis Tschudy & Mrs. James Wilson (both Newcomerstown)
& Mrs. Emmett Fisher (New Phila).
2 August 1922
HAWK, LAVINA (LANDES)- b. 2 April 1844 (near Bakersville,
Coshocton Co), d. 24 June 1922 (Effingham, Kansas); Husband- Andrew Hawk (died
1903); Children- William S. (Topeka), Howard A. (Salina), Edgar R. (Atchison),
Arvilla F. Harris (Horton, KS), Charles A. (Arcadia, California), Rutherford
B. (Centralia), John A. (Effingham), Mrs. Clarissa Hollis (Salina);
Step-Children- Mrs. Mary E. Mizer (Newcomerstown), Mrs. Margaret Zinkin
(Coshocton), Mrs. Taletha Dreaher (Minerva, OH), Mrs. Rachel McFarland (died 3
yrs ago near Monrovia); Half-Brothers- Sam & John Vougt; Half-Sisters-
Mrs. Lucy Breinger & Mrs. Sarah Ott (both of Defiance Co).
BURDETTE, BENJ.- d. 1 August 1922;
9 August 1922
MURPHY, MRS. EMELINE- d. August 1922 (near Peoli); Husband- C.
W. Murphy (deceased); Niece- Dollie Smetz, Mrs. Orium Mears (Oldtown); Nephew-
R.A. Murphy (Dover); Siblings- Dr. James Moore (Cincinnati), Mrs. G. W.
Berkshire & Mrs. P. P. Curby (both of near Bernice).
16 August 1922
JONES, SAMUEL- d. August 1922 (New Philadelphia).
14 March 1923
PECK, JOHN E.- b. 15 October 1838 (Newcomerstown) d. 13 March
1923; Parents- Richard & Hester Chambers Peck; Wife- Margaret Jane Norris
(deceased 24 April 1920); Children- Son (Died in infancy), Salathiel Allen
(died aged 17 yrs.), Mrs. Estelle Wilgus (Newcomerstown); GrandDaughter-
Gladys Wilgus; Sister- Philena Peck (Coshocton).
21 March 1923
MURPHY, SIMEON- d. 19 March 1923 (Massillon State Hospital);
Children- James Murphy (Akron), Curtis Murphy (Newcomerstown), Mrs. P. A.
Kettering (Cadiz), Mrs. J. A. Wiandt (Sherrodsville), Mrs. Lou Schlupp (Port
Washington), Mrs. Homer West (Uhrichsville), Mrs. E. O. Kinsey (Dennison),
Mrs. Bertha Medley (patient in a Massillon Hospital), Flora A. Murphy (nurse
on board the U.S. Mercy hospital ship) & Owen Murphy (of the home).
FLICKINGER, A.J.- d. March 1923 (near Strasburg); Son- Charles
Flickinger (near Strasburg).
28 March 1923
COUTS, CORA MAE (NEIGHBOR)- b. 21 April 1885 d. 23 March 1923;
Husband- Ernest Couts; Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Milton Neighbor; Children-
Charles (age17), Lillie (15), George (11), Paul (6) & Beatrice (4);
Siblings- Mrs. Edna Mackey (Lakeland, Florida) & Mrs. Loretta Huffman (Newcomerstwon).
ZIMMER, MRS. SARAH E.- b. 30 Sept 1862 (Coshocton) d. 25 March
1923; Husband- David Zimmer (deceased abt 6 weeks ago); Daughter- Mrs.
POWLESON, CAPT. O. C.- d. 22 Mar 1923 (New Philadelphia);
Wife- Rebecca Mulvane (died 10 March 1884) 2nd Wife- Mrs. Iva C. Matthews; Children- 6 born, 3 surviving-
Burt D. Powelson (New York City), Mrs. Mary Senhauser (Zanesville) & Mrs.
Lucille Nicholson (Long Beach, Calif)- Willis Powelson (killed at age 17); 2
Step-Children also survive.
4 April 1923
MIZER, GEO W. - d. 29 Mar 1923 (Bakersville); Children- Roy
& Russell and one adopted son Robert Mizer (Fresno); Siblings- Simon &
Wesley Mizer (both near Bakersville) and Mrs. Margaret Evans- 2 brothers &
one sister deceased.
NEIGHBOR, OWEN- d. 3 Apr 1923 (Cleveland); Mother- Mrs. Emma
Neighbor (Cleveland); Siblings- Edna & Stella (both of Cleveland), Zach
(Coshocton), Lorin (Muncie, Ind).
11 April 1923
HOGUE, MRS. EMILY (MEEK)- d. 7 April 1923 (Oxford Twp.);
Husband- Miller Hogue (deceased); Parents- Daniel H. & Matilda (Cole)
Hogue; Children- Virgil (Buckhorn), Clarence (of the late home), Ernest
SHURTZ, MRS. ISAAC- d. 31 March 1923 (near Arkansas City,
Kansas); Husband & 4 Children survive (names not listed). Note-
"her husband is a brother of Mrs. Daniel Laub & Frank Shurtz, both of
16 May 1923
YINGLING, MRS. ELLA (RIPLEY)- b. 7 Sept 1837 (Birmingham,
Guernsey Co) d. 9 May 1923 (Cleveland); Husband- Emanuel Yingling; Parents-
Asa & Mary Ripley Engle;
Children- Mrs. Belle Shondel & Mrs. Lena Kerkham (both of Pittsburgh),
Mrs. Carrie Stone (Kansas City), Mrs. Geo. Minto (Cambridge), Mrs. Denver
Coogle & S.W. Yingling (both of Cleveland), H.M. Yingling (New Kensington,
PA), Mrs. Alice (Wilson) Wilgus (died 10 June 1915). (2 Obituaries one in 16
May edition & one in 23 May edition- I have combined info from both here).
PARKS, LUCINDA (LEHMAN)- b. 25 May 1869 d. 13 May 1923;
Husband- William Parks; Parents- Noah & Mary Lehman; Children- Ralph &
Irene (both at home), Howard, Noah, Leonard & Mrs. E. J. Vierheller
(Newcomerstown), Mrs. Frank Payne & Mrs. Chas. Crown (Coshocton) &
Mrs. Mary Heskett (Barberton); Siblings- Mrs. Latham (Coshocton) Mrs. William
Rice (south of town), William & Charles Lehman (both of Newcomerstown).
23 May 1923
HAWLEY, CLIFFORD- b. 18 Dec 1883 d. 21 May 1923; Parents- Mr.
& Mrs. John Hawley; Wife- survives but not named; Siblings- Mrs. Alice
Warner and William Hawley.
ADDY, MARTHA (JOHNSON)- b. 22 July 1877 (Oxford Twp.) d. 15
May 1923; Husband- Arthur Addy; Parents- Nelson & Charity Johnson;
Children- Harrison Taylor, Joseph Arthur Jr., Mary Lucille, Ralph Johnson,
Della Lois, Marjorie Irene, William Riley (all of the home); Mother- Mrs.
Charity Johnson; Siblings- Alonzo Johnson, Mrs. Della Fletcher, Mrs. Hattie
Smith, Mrs. William Hollingsworth.
YINGLING, ELLA (ENGLE)- see 16 May 1923.
DAVIDSON, WILLIAM J.- d. May 1923 (Gilmore); Son- William
Davidson (near Gilmore); Siblings- Claris Davidson (Uhrichsville), Lemerick
Davidson (Kansas), Joseph Davidson (Tippecanoe) and one sister survives (name
MIZER, JOHN WESLEY- d. 15 May 1923; "survived by wife,
four children, brother, Simon Mizer of Sugar Creek and one sister Mrs.
Margaret Evans of Bakersville.
23 April 1924
KOELSCH, MRS. HENRY- d. 19 April 1924; Husband Henry Koelsch;
Step-Children- Kark Koelsch (Coshocton) & Mrs. Wm. Lillibridge (Dresden);
Siblings- 4 brothers & 1 sister (names not listed).
30 April 1924
HEFLING, IDA MAE- d. Apr 1924 (New Philadelphia); Father-
Sheriff Dr. Darius Hefling; Siblings- Herman Hefling (New Philadelphia), Cora
Hefling (died 1918).
MIZER, MRS. NANCY (VIERS MCCLAIN)- d. 23 April 1924 (Bakersville);
Husband- Benjamin P. Mizer (deceased); Children- Charles (Coshocton), Mrs.
Clara Stewart (Bakersville), Mrs. Dora VanNostron (Solon).
GOUDY, DR. ROLLIN ANDREW- B. 30 oCT 1864 d. Apr 1924; fATHER-
Dr. J. W. S. Goudy; Wife- Mellie Schneider; Brother- John Goudy
7 May 1924
RIGGLE, JESSE- d. 30 April 1924 (Bakersville); Wife- survives
but not named; Children- Bernice (at home), Michael (Canton), Robert (Derwent),
Frank (Oakland, Calif), Ada Loveless (Lorain).
28 May 1924
HURSEY, SARAH A. (HILL) - b. 27 November 1834 d. 21 May 1924;
Parents- Hebbord & Eleanor (Booth) Hill; GrandParents- Jesse & Mary
Hill; Siblings- William, Eliza J. (wife of Edward Kail), George, James, Martha
(wife of John W. McFadden), Nancy (wife of T. E. McFadden), Catherine (wife of
Geo. Nugen), and Jesse (all are deceased except Catherine); Husband- Edward
Hursey; Children- Ellen (wife of Jesse Moore), Julia (wife of Josiah Murphy
jr.- died 29 Sept 1889) and George H.; Grandsons- Bert C. Murphy
(Newcomerstown) & C. H. Moore (Canton).
QUIGLEY, ANNIE R. (DOWNARD)- b. 24 June 1858 (Gilmore) d. 24
May 1924 (Dunlap's Creek); Parents- James & Mary J. Downard; Husband- John
Wesley Quigley; Children- Mrs. Mary Elliott (Mt. Vernon), Dr. M. L. Quigley
(Canton), Laura L. Quigley (Clifton, Tenn), Mrs. Lydia A. Parkinson (Boise,
Idaho), Dr. R. M. Quigley (Tyrone, PA), Mrs. Cora M. Miller and John
Cogburn Quigley (both of Newcomerstown); Siblings- Hiram Downard (Zanesville),
Mrs. G. D. Miller (Clay Twp.); Half-Brother- Ellwood Norman (Kansas).
HAVER, AMANDA (THOMPSON)- b. 14 April 1848 (near Stone Creek)
d. 20 May 1924; Parents- Thomas & Elizabeth Thompson; Husband- Isaac Haver;
Children- Mrs. Wm. Williams (Cleveland), Elmer, Harvey and Clarence (all of
Newcomerstown), James (near StoneCreek), Charles (of the home), Mrs. Leora
Dorsey (died 4 mos ago); Siblings- Edward & Henry Thompson (both of West
Lafayette), Wm. Thompson (Newcomerstown), Mrs. Mary Rice, Mrs. Hulda Parks and
Mrs. Sarah Lewis (all of Newcomerstown).
4 June 1924
FISHER, DR. STOKELY- d. 30 May 1924 (Kansas City); Widow &
Five Children Survive (not named in obit); Siblings- Mrs. H. H. Eagon
(Newcomerstown), Mrs. Pearl Dickinson (Pittsburgh), Mrs. A. E. Jones (Akron),
Mrs. M. D. Speck (Coshocton), S. M. Fisher (Detroit) & W. H. Fisher
14 January 1925
STOCKER, SOLOMON- b. 18 Jan 1888 (near Gnadenhutten) d.
13 Jan 1925 (Gnadenhutten); Parents- Absolom & Sarah Stocker; Wife- Julia
Caroline Peter' Parents-in-Law- Edward & Rebecca (Taylor) Peter; Children-
Charles L. (Cleveland), Edgar A. (Oberlin, OH), Jas. Arthur (Columbus, OH),
Mary Agnes Stocker (Gnadenhutten), Jessie Stocker Taylor (Durham, N.H.), Emma
Stocker Fendrich (Montclair, NJ); Siblings- Leander R. Stocker (Decatur, Ill),
George F. (Tracy, OH), Alcinda Stocker Knauss (St. Elmo, Ill), Josephine
Stocker White (Columbus, OH), Maria Stocker Flickinger (Belle Center, OH).
CUNNINGHAM, LOUELLA (SHEETS)- d. 13 Jan 1925 (Columbus);
Parents- Philip & Susan Sheets; Husband- Matthew Cunningham (died abt 6
yrs ago); Children- Mrs. Ida Carpenter & Philip Cunningham (both
BRANINGER, JOHN B- d. 9 January 1925 (Cambridge); Adopted
Daughter- Mrs. R. M. Titus (Cambridge); Wife- Rebekah B. Braninger; Siblings-
Fred B., M.D. and C.A. Braninger (all of Kimbolton), 3 brothers are deceased,
2 sisters of New Philadelphia also survive.
MURPHY, ALBERT C.- b. 26 March 1859 d. 8 Jan 1925; Niece- Miss
Lillie Peoples; Parents- Benjamin & Mary (Robertson) Murphy; Granparents-
John W. & Sydney (Mercer) Murphy; Wife- Louise E. Mitchell;
Parents-In-Law- Daniel H. & Hettie C. Mitchell; Son- Olaf (aged 11); Siblings- Thomas
J. (deceased), Charles W. (deceased), Lemuel
C., Josiah Jr., Amanda (wife of B.F. Risher), James A., Lucien May (deceased),
and Ella (wife of Julius Cappel of Hazelton, Iowa).
WILSON, NANCY (NICHOLS)- d. 7 January 1925 (CoalPort north of
Newcomerstown); Sister-In-Law- Mrs. Lydia Mackey; Husband- Zachariah Wilson
(died 13 yrs ago); Children- Mrs. Lulu Peters (California), Mrs. Bessie
Wishard (Akron), Charles (Cambridge), Will (Detroit).
SCHWYHART, I. N.- d. 9 January 1925 (1 mile South of
Guernsey); Children- Gladys & Ruth (of the home); Wife- Mrs. Schwyhart;
Siblings- W. A. & J. T. (both of Kimbolton), John (Kansas), Mrs. Emma
Woodard, Mrs. M. J. Lewis & Mrs. Harvey Dull (Guernsey).
21 January 1925
BENNETT, BESSIE- d. 16 January 1925 (Cambridge); Husband-
Howard Bennett; Children- Chester, Clifford, Kenneth, Thelma & Mary (all
of the home); Siblings- William Gephart (Coshocton), Fred Gephart (Wooster),
Mrs. Mary Boltz & Mrs. Agnes Boltz (Newcomerstown), Mrs. Nettie Ley
(Mineral City), Mrs. Carrie Croxton (Canton).
RISHER, BENJAMIN F.- b. 4 September 1853 (3 miles south of
Gnadenhutten) d. 21 January 1925; Parents- Manassa & Nancy (Kail) Risher;
Wife- Amanda E. Murphy; Children- J. H. & C. A. Risher (both of
Newcomerstown), Mrs. E. A. Culp & Mrs. M. L. Daugherty (both of Columbus)
& Mrs. F. W. Reed (Dover).
SERGEANT, JEMIMA (LEIGHNINGER)- b. 28 October 1828 (Coshocton
Co.) d. 17 January 1925 (Coshocton County); Husband- Thomas Sergeant (died abt
6 yrs ago); Children- Orville Sergeant, Mrs. Mary Loveless, Mrs. R. C.
Calhoun, Miss Leona Sergeant & Mrs. Wm. Killalee (all living in the
vicinity of Isleta).
28 January 1925
PHILLABAUM, LYDIA JANE- d. 23 January 1925; Husband- John
Phillabaum; Children- Loe Addy & Mrs. S. A. Emerson.
28 April 1926
STEWART, DRUSSELLA- d. 24 April 1926; Huband- Wilbert Stewart;
Parents- Jacob & Margaret Alexander; Children- Carl (Akron), Mrs. Mabel
Ratliffe (Hopewell), Pauline (of the home); Siblings- Mrs. T. J. Stewart
(Zanesville), Mrs. John C. Wilson (Salesville), Mrs. John W. Cooley & Mrs.
R. H. Mulvane (both of Newcomerstown).
HART, MARGARET- d. 25 April 1926 (near Booth); Children- John
Hart (near Booth), James, George (both of Coshocton), Samuel (Uhrichsville),
Mrs. Martha Linard (Tuscarawas).
DAUGHERTY, BRYON- d. 25 April 1926 (Isleta); Siblings- Mack,
John, Willis (all of Isleta) Mrs. Jennie Smart (Richwood).
KINNEY, FRED- d. 27 April 1926 (on the Stocker farm abt 3
miles SE of Newcomerstown); "Surviving are his wife & several
children" (names not listed in obituary).
5 May 1926
LITTLE, HORACE G.- d. 1 May 1926; Parents- George &
Lucy Little; Siblings- Mrs. Henry Hess (Newcomerstown), Mrs. Charles Broome
(Coshocton), Emerson Little (Newcomerstown).
MURPHY, GEORGE W.- d. 26 April 1926 (Gilmore); Wife- Catherine
Cappel; Children- Charles A. (Port Washington), Ruth E. Kinsey (died 4 yrs.
ago), Son-In-Law- Frank Kinsey.
12 May 1926
MCCARREL, ANDREW- d. 2 May 1926; No survivors listed- Cared
for by Mrs. Louise Talley Wills.
MOORE, SAMUEL G.- d. 3 May 1926 (Binghampton, NY- at his
daughter's house); Brother-In-Law- Theo. Lanning (deceased of Dennison).
BRANINGER, REBECCA ANN- d. May 1926 (Birmingham).
19 May 1926
LEEPER, REBECCA ELLEN (HANLIN)- b. 14 January 1849 (Carroll
Co., OH) d. May 1926; Husband- Francis W. Leeper (died 11 yrs ago); Children-
5 born, 3 survive- W. S. Leeper (Kensington, O), Mrs. J. E. Pickering
(Newcomerstown), Mrs. H. H. John (East Canton); Sister- Mrs. Ruth McCray
MENEFEE, BELLE (BOOTH)- Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Tyler Booth;
Children- Mabel (14 yrs) & John (13 yrs); Siblings- Mrs. Joseph Maxwell,
Mrs. R. P. Miller (both of Newcomerstown), Mrs. A. S. McBurney (Cleveland),
Mrs. T. A. O'Brien (Dover), Mrs. R. H. Chandler (Bellevue, Neb), H. H. Booth
& George Booth (both of Newcomerstown); Half-Brothers- William Booth
(Newcomerstown) & Lee Booth (Coshocton).
PORTZ, ANDREW- d. 13 May 1926 (New Philadelphia); Wife-
Margaret Portz; Children- Mrs. Francis Huff (Dover), Dr. Charles Alvin Portz
(Canton), F. M. Portz & E. A. Portz (both of Massillon); Siblings- Mrs. G.
W. Koos (NewPhiladelphia), Mrs. Peter Eckert (Ragersville), Mrs. Kate Baab
(Oregon), Charles (Wooster), Henry (Newcomerstown), Fred (Baltic), Adam
26 May 1926
EDWARDS, JACOB ALEXANDER- d. 24 May 1926; Parents-
Jacob & Mary Edwards (Jacob deceased, mother Mrs. Mary Miller survives); Wife- Mrs. Josie Edwards; Children- Mrs. Lottie
Raeger (Akron); Brother- Jefferson Edwards (Caldwell).
MILLER, HARRIET E.- d. 20 May 1926 (New Philadelphia);
Husband- John Miller (deceased); Children- Mrs. J. C. Rietz (Columbus), J.
Otis Miller (Detroit, Mich); Brother- Charles Philip Bond (Freeport).
GROSSARTH, MRS. CATHERINE (SCHMITT)- b. 3 Dec 1839 (Germany)
d. 16 May 1926 (Port Washington); Husband- Peter Grossarth (d. 1888); Sister-
Mrs. Mary Schwab (Port Washington); Nephews- E.E. Schwab & William Schwab
(both Port Washington).
2 June 1926
WIANDT, JOHN LUTHER- d. 26 May 1926; Wife- Mrs. Bertha Wiandt;
Children- McKinley Wiandt (Newcomerstown), Arthur & Reuben (both at home),
Malinda, Mary & Ruth (all at home); Mother- Mrs. Reuben Wiandt
NORMAN, DAVID- d. 27 May 1926; Niece- Mrs. Elizabeth Talmadge;
Wife- Elizabeth Crater (died 14 yrs ago); Child- died in infancy.
9 June 1926
SALLING, WADE H.- d. June 1926 (Aultman Hospital, Canton, OH);
Daughter & Son-In-Law- Mr. & Mrs. Hobart (Estella Mae) Hammersley.
MURPHY, LEMUEL C.- b. 2 March 1849 (Washington Twp.) d. June
1926 (Uhrichsville); Parents- Benjamin & Mary Robertson Murphy; Wife- 1st,
Cordelia Browning (d. April 1887), Mary Ellen McCue (survives); Children- (1st
wife) Mrs. Lillie Peoples (Newcomerstown), Newton Murphy (Independence, Iowa)
& Frank Murphy (Port Washington); (2nd Wife) McCue Murphy (Uhrichsville),
Bryan Murphy (near Newcomerstown) & Mrs. Floyd Crouch (Uhrichsville);
Siblings- Josiah & J. Allen Murphy (both Newcomerstown), Mrs. Amanda
Risher (Columbus), & Mrs. Ella Cappel (Independence, Iowa).
STOCKER, HENRY FRANKLIN- d. June 1926; Parents- Mr. & Mrs.
Howard L. Stocker; Siblings- Mrs. J.S. Kohl (Gnadenhutten), Isolina, Etta,
Howard Jr., & Garner (all at home).
1 September 1926
MURPHY, LEMUEL OWEN- d. 2 August 1926 (Willis, Kansas); Wife-
Mattie B. Hannah; Children- Owen Dale (died in infancy) & Hazel Modeland;
Parents- John M. & Mary J. Murphy; Siblings- M.A. Murphy (Claytonville,
Kansas), Mrs. J.F. McDonnell (near Newcomerstown), Mrs. J.R. Frantz (Fruita,
Colo.), Mrs. Wm. Waggoner (Los Angeles, Calif).
HIDEY, SAMUEL- d. Aug 1926 (Leesville); Children- 8 children
survive only 2 listed- Mrs. Joseph Reed (Newcomerstown), O.O. Hidey
(Leesville); One sister & one brother also survive.
MATHIAS, FRANKIE (SELLS)- d. Aug 1926 (Maple Hill, Kansas);
Husband- Harvey S. Mathias; Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Isaac Sells; Siblings-
Mrs. William Sells (Maple Hill, Kansas) & Mrs. Ernest Hogue
GLAZIER, LOUISA (THOMAS)- d. Aug 1926 (Port Washington);
Children- Mrs. Frank Welsch (Port Washington), Howard (Newcomerstown),
William, Henry, Benjamin, John, Edward, Clarence, & Reuben (all of Port
Washington); Siblings- Mrs. Emma Goettge (Port Washington), John Thomas &
Albert Thomas (both of Dover), Adam Thomas (New Philadelphia), William Thomas
(Port Washington), Rueben Thomas (Steubenville). Husband- Peter Glazier
(died 5 yrs ago).
SHAW, N.J.- d. Aug 1926 (Wells Hospital, Cambridge); Daughter-
Mrs. Ralph Bliss (Newcomerstown); Nieces- Mary, Kathryn, Alice &
Ruth Craigo (all of the home); Siblings- Mrs. Henry Deardoff (Newcomerstown),
Mrs. L.G. Riggs & Mrs. E.A. Warner (both of Cambridge), Mrs. W. N. Ruby (Colomo,
Calif), Mrs. John Miller (Fresno, Calif), Mrs. John Craigo (Guernsey), Jacob
S. & William Shaw (Newcomerstown), John W. (Kimbolton), Albert Shaw
LOVELESS, STEPHEN H.- d. Aug 1926 (near Bakersville); Parents-
Alexander & Martha Watson Loveless; Wife- Grace; Children- Allen &
Robert Loveless & Mrs. Maude Geese (Bakersville); Siblings- Agnes Loveless
(Newcomerstown); Half-Siblings- Mrs. Mike Riggle (Canton), Chas. Loveless
(Canton) & Garfield Loveless (Lorain).
1 December 1926
STEVENSON, SARAH HELEN (LAUGHEAD)- d. November 1926; Parents-
Thomas & Sarah Laughead; Husband- A. L. Stevenson; Siblings- Chas.
Laughead (Newcomerstown), T.E. Laughead (Coshocton), Mrs. H. F. Warner
(Chicago), Mrs. S. J. Dawson (Kansas City); Niece- Mrs. C. Homer Durand
ARBAUGH, ALICE (FARROW)- d. Nov 1926 (Columbus); Parents-
Robert & Susanna Farrow; Brother- Oscar Farrow (Columbus); Children-
8 December 1926
DICKINSON, SARAH (WILKIN)- d. Dec. 1926 (Lakeside Hospital,
Cleveland); Husband- C. C. Dickinson (deceased); Siblings- J. Foster Wilkin
(deceased), Douglas Wilkin (Pittsburgh); Parents- Andrew & Maxine Wilkin;
Children- Mrs. Bernice (Rev. George Hugh) Birney (Cleveland), Charles
Dickinson (at home); Cousin- Mrs. Elmer Barnett.
15 December 1926
LOADER, BENA (HACKENBRACHT)- d. Dec. 1926; Parents- Henry
& Mary Hackenbracht; Children- Lewis, Sylvia & Grant (all of
Newcomerstown) & John (Cambridge); Siblings- George Hackenbracht (near Low
Gap) and John Hackenbracht (near Isleta).
GEESE, JACOB and AGNES- both died December 1926 (within 4 days
of each other)- Children- Howard, George, Maggie, Maude & Myrtle Geese
(all of Isleta) and Mrs. Daisy Beeks (near Guernsey).
MURPHY, ANNIE (LINDSAY)- d. Dec. 1926 (Cleveland); Husband-
Rev. W.S. Murphy; Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Frank Lindsay; Children- Frank &
Fred (both of Cleveland) Mrs. Clara Anthony (Cleveland), Mrs. Hattie Reitz
(Columbus), Miss Hazel Murphy (of the home); Brother- John Lindsay
2 February 1927
SAWYER, CHARLES- d. Jan 1927; Mother & Step-Father- Mr.
& Mrs. Lewis Reidenbach (Hartwood); Half-Sister- Miss Bessie Reidenbach (Hartwood).
LUDWIG, LOUISA- d. Jan. 1927 (Port Washington); Children-
George, Charles & Jacob (all of Port Washington), Mrs. Rosa Andrew
ADAMS, GEORGE B.- d. Jan 1927.
POWELSON, INA C.- d. Jan 1927 (New Philadelphia); Husband-
Capt. O.C. Powelson (deceased).
MCCLURE, ALICE (SICKER)- d. Jan 1927 (West Lafayette);
Husband- Addison McClure; Son- Robert McClure; One brother & 2 sisters
9 February 1927
SMITH, LILBURN L.- b. 21 Jan 1897 (Auburn, NY) d. Feb 1927;
Wife- Mrs. Edith Carr; Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Frank Smith (Auburn, NY);
Siblings- Morgan & Clinton Smith (Auburn, NY), Mrs. Blanch Lutesinger
(Auburn, NY), Misses Ada, Lydia, Lulu May, & Emily Smith (all near
Auburn); Parents-In-Law- Mr. & Mrs. Frank Carr.
DULL, FRANCIS MARION- d. 31 Jan 1927 (near O'Dell);
"leaves his wife, one son, three sisters and two brothers" (no names
GIBSON, MRS. CARRIE- d. 29 Jan 1927; Husband- Milton Gibson
(late of Kimbolton).
16 February 1927
DAWSON, MRS. SUSAN- d. "recently" (Kansas City,
Kansas); "survived by 2 sons. 2 daughters, one sister Mrs Harry Warner
(Chicago) and 2 brothers, Chas. Laughead (Newcomerstown), Thos. Laughead
2 March 1927
MOORE, AMELIA (LUDWIG)- d. February 1927 (Colorado Springs,
Colorado); Parents- Nicholas & Louisa Ludwig; Husband- Columbus B. Moore;
Son- (by former marriage) Clarence Jones; Siblings- Frederic Ludwig
(Defiance), Mrs. Catherine Oestreicher & Mrs. Rose Aitkens (both of
Columbus), Mrs. Elizabeth Stofer (Newcomerstown), Mrs. Margaret Schupp &
Mrs. Rose Hill (Port Washington) & Jacob Ludwig (Dennison).
SCHWEITZER, ROBERT- d. 20 February 1927 (Canton); Children-
Mrs. Jeanette Frye (Canton) and Mrs. Warren Umstott (Low Gap), Jesse &
Willis (Canton); Siblings- "5 sisters- only 2 are listed- Mrs. Alice
Vansickle & Mrs. Warren Jones (both of Newcomerstown).
9 March 1927
BRELSFORD, LETILLA (REED)- d. 8 March 1927 (West Lafayette);
Husband- Colonel Brelsford; Also surviving- 2 sons, 1 daughter, 1 brother
& 2 sisters.
GRAHAM, ABNER H.- d. 3 March 1927 (Uhrichsville); "He is
survived by his widow and three children, three step-children & one
MCKEAN, IDA DELL (CARR)- d. 5 March 1927; Husband- Robert
McKean; Children- Edwin (Wheeling), Milford (Canton) and a younger son (at
home); Siblings- one brother (Cleveland).
MCMILLEN, IDA LEONA- d. 4 March 1927 (near Gilmore); Husband-
George McMillen (deceased); Parents- Rebecca Myers Miller & Mott Miller;
Children- Foster (at home); Brother (Nebraska).
CROSS, JAMES EARL- b. 20 May 1908 (Buckhorn Valley) d. 2 March
1927; Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Frank Cross; Brother- John Francis (at home).
PHILLIPS, MRS. G.H.- d. 4 March 1927 (Kidder, Missouri);
Sibling- Lee Swigert (Newcomerstown).
16 March 1927
WRIGHT, LAURA (DANFORD)- d. March 1927 (Episcopalian Deaconess
hospital, Newark); Daughter- Miss Katherine Wright (Newark); Grandfather- W.D.
Danford; Siblings- R.M., Charles H., John W. and Marie Danford (all of
29 June 1927
BUCHANAN, DAVID- b. 13 April 1870 (Newcomerstown) d. June
1927; Parents- John & Rachel Ross Buchanan; Wife- Hattie Lanning;
Children- Ethel (at home) and Raymond (Canton).
6 July 1927
MEDLEY, BERTHA C. (MURPHY)- d. 29 June 1927 (Massillon State
Hospital); Parents- Simeon & Anna Murphy; Children- William R. Medley
(Columbus) & Raymond O. Medley (Fortress Monroe); Brother- Curtis M.
Murphy (Newcomerstown); Half-Brothers- James W. Murphy (Akron) & L. Owen
Murphy (Newcomerstown); Half-Sisters- Mrs. Mary Wilcoxen & Mrs. Lillian
Kinsey (both of Uhrichsville), Mrs. Blanche West (Canton), Mrs. Clara Wiandt
(Newcomerstown) & Miss Flora A. Murphy (nurse in the naval service now on
her way to the Virgin Islands).
POSTEL, NEHEMIAH- d. 30 June 1927; Children- Henry & Duff
Postel (both of Newcomerstown), Miss Minnie Postel (Columbus); Sisters- Mrs.
Jacob Elwood (Dover), Mrs. Alonzo Hart (Wolf), Mrs. Miranda Cole Murphy
(Mankato, Kans.), Mrs. Wm. Couts (Newcomerstown) and Mrs. Oliver Pope (Everals).
CASTEEL, ISAAC EMERSON- b. 10 August 1900 (Washington Twp.) d.
5 July 1927; Parents- Lewis & Drusilla Couts Casteel (Bernice); Wife- Mrs.
Bessie Hill Casteel; Children- Wallace Eugene, Ruth Wanda & Pauline;
Sister- Mrs. George Quillen (Bernice); Brothers- Craig & Harlan (both of
13 July 1927
WELSH, JOHN- d. 7 July 1927; Son- Roy Welsh (Newcomerstown).
7 September 1927
BROWN, MARTHA (SINDEN)- b. 1 Jan 1854 (Sussex, England) d. 4
September 1927 (West Lafayette); Parents- George & Harriet Sinden;
Children- Emery Brown (Newcomerstown), Mrs. Glen Chamberlain (West Lafayette).
MURPHY, HANNAH (RIPLEY)- b. 10 January 1861 (Peoli) d. 1
September 1927 (Uhrichsville); Husband- George Wesley Murphy (Newcomerstown);
Parents- Liberty & Elizabeth Randall Ripley; Children- Mrs. M.C.
Hollingsworth (Uhrichsville), Liberty Murphy (near Newcomerstown); Siblings-
Jno. Ripley (Newcomerstown), Liberty Ripley (Montana), Frank Ripley (Peoli)
and Mrs. Rosie Smith (Montana).
14 September 1927
PARKS, HULDA (THOMPSON)- b. 15 May 1855 (near Stonecreek) d. 7
September 1927; Husband- David Parks; Parents- Thomas & Mary Ann Thompson;
Children- Wilbert (died in infancy), Frank (d. 11 Nov 1924), Jesse Parks
(Uhrichsville), Ray Parks (Massillon), Mrs. B.F. Lewis & Miss Sarah A.
King (both of Canton), Mrs. Floyd Norris & Mrs. Ben Cornelius (both of
Newcomerstown); Siblings- Henry Thompson (West Lafayette), William F.
(Newcomerstown) and Mary Rice (near Guernsey).
GREWELL, HARVEY THOMAS- d. 4 September 1927 (Uhrichsville);
Daughter- Mabel; Foster Son- Maywood Wright; Father- Daniel Grewell (aged 88
yrs.); Mother- died 17 yrs ago.; Siblings- Elijah, Frank & Anthony Grewell
(all Newcomerstown), Albert Grewell (Strasburg); Foster Sister- Mrs. Myrtle
ORIN, MRS. JAMES (NORRIS)- b. 24 October 1852 (near Orange) d.
12 September 1927 (near Isleta); Husband- James Orin; Parents- Wesley &
Matilda Norris; Children- Minnie (died in infancy), John (died 8 yrs ago),
Mrs. Jennie Wolfe (Isleta), Mrs. Cecil Haver (West Lafayette) & Mrs.
Esther Emerson (Coshocton).
21 September 1927
CRAMLET, EUNICE (SMITH)- d. 20 September 1927 (Science Hill
Neighborhood- 4 miles South Newcomerstown); Husband- Isaiah Cramlet (deceased
19 May 1927); Children- Mrs. Ray Virtue (Guernsey), Wilbur Cramlet (of the
home); Step-Children- Harvey Cramlet (Newcomerstown), Russell Cramlet
(Mansfield), George Cramlet (Illinois); Half-Sister- Mrs. Hattie Arcore
(Newcomerstown); Half-Brother- Edward Patterson (south of Newcomerstown).
18 January 1928
MERCER, SAMUEL W.- b. 28 Feb 1859 (near Newcomerstown) d. 12
January 1928 (Tampa, Florida); Wife- Harriet Keast; Children- Henry Virgil
(Ottumwa, Ia.), LeRoy Mercer (Iowa City, Ia.), Mrs. A. L. Syverud (Davenport,
Ia.), Mrs. Lyman Carbee (Washington, Ia.); Siblings- C. S. Mercer (Plainville,
Ind.), Mrs. John Ingham (Coshocton); Father- Solomon Mercer; Uncles- Mayor
Marion Mercer & Frank S. Mercer.
VICKERS, JOHN O.- b. 10 August 1859 (Plainfield) d. 11
January 1928 (Hinsdale, Ill); Wife- Mollie McClintock (died 13 yrs ago);
Siblings- W. B. Vickers (Newcomerstown), Dr. H. A. Vickers (Youngstown), Mrs.
Olive Williams (Tacoma, Wash.); Nephew- M. L. Norris (Hinsdale, Ill).
JOHNSON, AMANDA JANE (KAIL)- b. 24 March 1845 (Gilmore) d. 11
January 1928 (Louisville, OH); Parents- Harrison & Lydia Kail; Niece- Mrs.
Estella Frame (Louisville, OH).
HALL, JOHN J.- d. 13 January 1928 (Bernice); Siblings- Joseph
K. Hall & Drummond Hall.
NELSON, FLORA E.- d. 12 January 1928 (Port Washington);
Husband- Albert G. Nelson (died in 1891); Children- H. D. Nelson (Canton),
Harvey & Howard Nelson (both of Port Washington), C. F. & L. L. Nelson
(both of Uhrichsville) and Mrs. Alice Lyons (Dillon, Calif).
25 January 1928
ELLIOTT, MARY E.- d. 11 January 1928 (New Philadelphia);
Children- Ross Miller (Newcomerstown), Mrs. T. J. Judge (New Philadelphia).
MILLER, MRS. MARY E. (KEES)- d. 22 January 1928 (Bernice);
Parents- Daniel & Melissa Kees; Husband- J. A. Edwards & Anthony J.
Miller (both deceased); Children- Jacob Edwards (deceased), Jefferson Edwards
(Caldwell); Siblings- Daniel Kees (Bernice), Philip Kees (Newcomerstown), Mrs.
Melissa Gross (Buckhorn), Mrs. Addie Edwards (Gnadenhutten), Mrs. Sidney
Stewart & Mrs. Jacob Johns (both of Newcomerstown).
MILLS. PROFESSOR WILLIAM C.- d. 17 January 1928 (University
Hospital, Columbus, OH).
HARTLINE, EDWARD STANLEY- d. 22 January 1928 (Alvin,
Wisconsin); Father- Frank Hartline (Strasburg); Wife & 2 Children also
survive but not named in obit; Siblings- Calvin (Newcomerstown), Clinton
(Mansfield), Frank Jr. (Strasburg), Waldo (Dover), Mrs. Jas. Hollinger
(Massillon), Mrs. John Reed (Sugarcreek), Mrs. Wm. Jones (Strasburg), Mrs.
Roscoe Chaplin (Beach City).
SHRYOCK, HENRY SR.- d. 18 January 1928 (Linton Mills); Wife
(1st)- Sadie Sheeley, (2nd)- Mrs. Mary James; Children- 3 children from his
1st marriage & 4 step-children survive.
1 February 1928
STARTS, SILVIA E.- d. 31 January 1928 (Metropolitan
Sanitarium, Mt. McGregor, NY); Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Prior Starts; Wife
& 1 Daughter Survive- Dorothy Patricia (1 1/2 years of age); Also survived
by his mother, one brother, and several half brothers & sisters.
FISHER, ARCHIE GLEN- d. January 1928.
CAPPEL, MARY ELEANOR (MURPHY)- b. 25 January 1859 (Washington
Twp) d. 25 January 1928 (near Peoli); Parents- Josiah & Elizabeth Murphy;
Husband- Adam Cappel; Children-T.C. Cappel (of the home), 2 died in infancy;
Grandchildren- Mrs. Perry Harding (Wolf), Helen & Mabel (both of the
home); Siblings- B. B. Murphy (Mankato, Kansas), Geo. W. & J. J. Murphy
(both of Hartwood), Mrs. G. N. Carpenter (New Philadelphia), Mrs. A. M. Blair
(Bernice), Mrs. Henry Cappel (Gilmore).
WILSON, THOMAS G.- d. 30 January 1928; Parents- James
& Mary Wilson; Wife- Josephine Wilson; Children- Mrs. Samuel Boltz
(Newcomerstown), Mrs. Eva Milligan (Moorefield), James (Newcomerstown) &
Scott (Marietta); Siblings- Mrs. Elizabeth Gray (NewPort, Ohio) & Philip
15 February 1928
MURPHY, BRYAN B.- b. 8 July 1896 (Washington Twp.) d. 14
February 1928 (Gilmore); Parents- Lemuel C. & Ellen McCue Murphy; Wife-
Ruth Garwood; Daughter- Ruth Ellen (age 4 mos.); Siblings- Mrs. Floyd Crouch
& B. Mack Murphy (both of Uhrichsville); Half-Siblings- Newton B. Murphy
(Independence, Iowa), Frank Murphy (Port Washington) & Mrs. Lillie Peoples
FRETAGUE, MOLLY (YOUNG)- b. 14 August 1909 (Birds Run) d. 8
February 1928 (West Lafayette); Husband- Emmet Fretague; Mother- Mrs. John W.
Martin; Siblings- Henry Young, Roy Young & Miss Ruth Young (all of
Newcomerstown); Father- Ed Young (died 4 yrs ago).
BOOTH, HARRISON- b. 29 September 1886 (Booth, OH) d.
February 1928 ; Wife- Bertha Johns; Father- Tyler Booth (Newcomerstown);
Parents-In-Law- Mr. & Mrs. Jasper Johns; Children- Edmund (16), Lucille
(13), Iona (7), Bertha Mae (5), Harrison (3); Siblings- Mrs. Joseph Maxwell
& Mrs. Porteus Miller (Both of Newcomerstown), Mrs. Tim O'Brien (Dover),
Mrs. Andrew McBurney (Cleveland), Mrs. Robert Chantler (Nebraska), George
Booth (Newcomerstown); Half-Brothers- Lee Booth (Coshocton) and Wm. Booth
JONES, CLARENCE- d. 7 February 1928 (Massillon, OH); Brothers-
Seburn Jones (Newcomerstown) & John Jones (Cambridge).
WARDEN, MRS. ROBERT- d. 13 February 1928 (Kimbolton, OH);
Husband- Robert Warden; Children- Leonard & George (both of Cambridge),
Mrs. W. L. Berry, Mrs. H. H. Baumgardner & Joyce Warden (all of Kimbolton)
& Edith & Jane (both of the home)- 2 children preceeded her in death
several years ago;.
REIDENBACH, CAROLINE- d. 10 February 1928 (Port Washington);
Husband- Phillip Reidenbach (died several yrs ago); Children- Jacob (Zoarville),
Fred (Port Washington), & Mrs. Charles Jordan (Port Washington); Siblings-
Jacob Porcher (Port Washington), Mrs. Luthy (Zoarville) & Mrs. Minnie
Schrader (residence not known).
14 March 1928
WHITIS, ROBERT FLOYD- b. 26 September 1895 (Guernsey) d. 9 March
1928 (Kimbolton); Father- D. F. Whitis; Siblings- Earl (Detroit), George
(Newcomerstown), Carl (of the home), Mrs. Arthur F. Arrington (Utica) and Mary
Whitis (of the home).
21 March 1928
POCOCK, JAMES R.- d. 8 March 1928 (Massillon State Hospital,
Massillon, OH); Children- Earl G. Pocock (Uhrichsville), Rev. B. H. Pocock (Ellet,
O), Mrs. Elmer Culbertson (Dennison).
BURDETTE, SARAH JANE (WIANDT)- d. March 1928; Parents- Mr.
& Mrs. Jesse Wiandt; Husband- Benjamin Burdette (died 5 yrs ago); Niece-
Mrs. Bertha Wiandt; Siblings- John Wiandt (Uhrichsville), James Wiandt (near
Newcomerstown), William (Florida), Jefferson (Detroit, Mich), Samuel
(Missouri), George (Iowa), Henry (Kansas), Mrs. Christina Davis
(Newcomerstown), Mrs. Mary Foresman (Iowa), Mrs. Ella King (Newcomerstown),
Mrs. Katherine Elliott (Illinois); Children- Elmer Burdette (Newcomerstown),
William (Denver, Colo.), Mrs. Frank Fisher (Newcomerstown).
BERKSHIRE, MELVIN- d. 18 March 1928; Parents- Silas & Tacy
Berkshire (Gnadenhutten); Children- Lester, Eugene & Lorin (all at home);
Siblings- Albert & Ray (both of Gnadenhutten), Harvey (Booth); Wife- (died
4 yrs ago).
GADD, DANIEL- d. 18 March 1928; Parents- Vinton & Hannah
Gadd; Wife- Hattie Sweitzer; Daughter- Hazel (aged 6yrs.); Brothers- John
& Clarence (both of Newcomerstown).
PHILLIPS, NANCY (EDGAN)- d. 17 March 1928; Parents- Stephen
& Lucinda Edgan; Husband- Marion Phillips; Children- Brady (Port
Washington), Albertus (New Philadelphia), William & John (both of
Newcomerstown), Adam (resides in the West), Mrs. Clara Miller (Gnadenhutten),
Mrs. Ella McMillen & Mrs. Minnie Opphile (both of Newcomerstown); Sister-
Mrs. Miller (Caldwell).
28 March 1928
WIDDER, HENRY- d. 24 March 1928 (Sugarcreek); Wife- Mrs.
Phoebe Widder; Children- Elmer, Benjamin, Edward & W. H. (all of
Sugarcreek), Mrs. Lizzie Shumaker, Mrs. A. R. Fisher, (both of Baltic), Mrs.
W. E. Byers (Dover), Mrs. Jno. Schmitzer, Mrs. C. A. Fair (both of
Sugarcreek); Siblings- Adam (Beach City) & Fred (Newcomerstown).
WALKENSPAW, JACOB- d. 27 March 1928; Parents- John & Mary
Walkenspaw; Children- Clarence & Ralph (both of Newcomerstown), Mrs. H. H.
Groves (Canton), Mrs. R. L. Jones & Miss Elma Walkenspaw (of
Newcomerstown); Sister- Mrs. John Neighbor; Half-Siblings- Mrs. John Ransopher
(Canton) and Solomon Deichler (Port Washington).
MARLATT, ANNA- d. 22 March 1928 (Cleveland); Niece- Mrs.
Burkett Lansberry (Newcomerstown); Children- one son & one daughter (names
not listed); Father- McDowell Smith (Cleveland); Sisters- Mrs. Jessie Sheeley
(Cleveland), Mrs. Charles Miller (Marion); Cousins- Mrs. Geo. Reddick, F.B.
Sells & Lewis Miller (all of Newcomerstown).
4 April 1928
HESLIP, OSCAR- d. 24 March 1928 (Coshocton County Infirmary);
Siblings- Mrs. Peter Harbold (Linton Mills) & a sister in Cambridge.
MCELHANEY, FRANCIS MARION- d. 2 April 1928 (near Guernsey);
Parents- James & John McElhaney; Wife- Sarah; Children- Mrs. Wm. Chaney
& Mrs. Jas. Wilson (both of Guernsey), John (Newcomerstown) & George
(seriously sick in Coshocton City Hospital); Sister- Mrs. Lida Carney
WELSCH, EMMA- d. 28 March 1928 (Port Washington); Siblings-
Mrs. Wm. Gray, Earl Welsch (both of Port Washington).
SEIBER, EARL- d. 3 April 1928; Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Carl
Seiber (near Newcomerstown); Siblings- Thomas, Carl Jr., Naomi (all at
home). [I have copied this as the newspaper spelled it- I have been told
that the correct spelling is Sieber ]
July 1928 (Note,
Submitter did not provide date published)
OBLISK, CLEM- born Dec. 24, 1852 or 1853 and died on July 23, 1928. He
is buried in Newcomerstown. His wife Sarah McNatt Oblisk was born June
7, 1854 and died Nov. 12, 1890 is also buried in Newcomerstown. Clem's
second wife Melissa died Nov. 16, 1927 and is also buried in Newcomerstown.
[Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org
20 September 1928
MAHON, DAVID CHARLES- d. 18 September 1928 (Dennison); Wife-
Mrs. Hanna E. Jones Mahon; Son (by a former marriage)- John H. Mahon (Akron);
Also surviving are 2 brothers & 1 sister.
27 September 1928
BAKER, JOHN L.- b. 9 July 1852 (Plainfield) d. September
1928 (Coshocton); Children- Mrs. Stephon Davis
(West Lafayette), Mrs. F. B. Angle (Newcomerstown), S. W. Baker (Medina), Mrs.
Mary Tubbs, Lorena A. Baker & Guy T. Baker (all of the late home).
WILSON, CLIFFORD C.- d. 21 September 1928 (Basalt, Colorado);
Parents- James & Ann Wilson; Siblings- Mrs. John A. Smith (Basalt, Colo.),
Mrs. Blanche Walters (Kimbolton), Geo. Wilson (Kimbolton) & Andy Wilson
(Twin Falls, Idaho).
MURPHY, L. A. CORNET- b. Jan 1870 (Washington Twp.) d. 20
September 1928 (Newport); Parents- Thomas J. & Mary E. Murphy; Wife- Leona
Phillips (died 5 yrs ago); Daughter- Mary (aged 14- at home); Siblings- Abner
(New Philadelphia), R.A. Murphy (Dover) and J. W. Murphy (Newport).
SCHIDE, JACOB- b. 10 June 1856 (Coshocton Co) d. 22 September
1928 (New Philadelphia); Wife- Mrs. Henrietta Schide; Children- Philip H.
Schide (New Philadelphia), Mrs. Chas. Young (Bolivar), Emmet Ray Schide (New
Philadelphia), Clarence Irvin Schide (Strasburg- presently in the Marine
hospital in Cleveland); Sister- Mrs. Susan Smith (New Philadlephia).
4 October 1928
CARTER, MRS. ARTHUR M.- b. 18 Dec 1868 (New Bremen) d. 26
September 1928; Husband- Arthur M. Carter; Children- W.A. Carter (Warren, PA),
Mrs. G. M. Jordan & Mrs. Oscar Kuenzel (both of Newcomerstown); Sister-
Mrs. Caroline Fohs (Newcomerstown).
18 October 1928
TAYLOR, MARGARET (HURSEY)- d. 11 October 1928 (Birds Run);
Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Geo. Hursey; Children- G. H. & J A. Taylor (both of
Newcomerstown), F. B. Taylor (Guernsey), J. W. Taylor (Coshocton), Mary &
Nancy Taylor (both of the home); Siblings- Mrs. Mary Colvin (Guernsey), Mrs.
Jane Wilson (Newcomerstown), Mrs. Anna McCullough (Canton).
TAYLOR, JOHN ALBERT- b. 11 December 1851 d. 11 October
1928; Parents- James & Phoebe Homes Taylor; Wife- Sydney A. Murphy
(deceased), Sarah Hill (died Feb 1910), Martha Belle Morrison (survives);
Children- (Sydney Murphy was their mother)- Clyde Holmes & John Albert (both
deceased), S. P. & D. K. Taylor (both of Washington Twp.), James M.
(Cuyahoga Falls), Mrs. Linnie Couts (Dellroy, Ohio); Foster Sister- Mrs. Phoebe
McFadden (Massillon, Ohio).
LINDON, MARY RUTH- b. 7 August 1908 (West Chester, OH d. 15
August 1928 (Port Washington); Parents- Geo W. & Hattie A. Lindon; Siblings-
William & Luther (both of the home), Mrs. Sadie Johnson (Uhrichsville), Mrs.
Laura Rankin (Gnadenhutten), David (died at age 13).
25 October 1928
BOOTH, GEORGE- d. 24 October 1928; Children- Mrs. George Stewart
(Newcomerstown), Mrs. Anna Peoples (Uhrichsville).
MARLATT, WILBUR- d. 23 October 1928 (four miles south of
Newcomerstown); Parents- Richard & Mary Marlatt; Siblings- Frank
(Newcomerstown) & Rena (Columbus).
1 November 1928
EARLEY, JAMES- d. 26 October 1928; Parents- Ira & Eliza
Earley; Wife- Isabel Culbertson; Children- Mrs. Mary Gray (of the home), Mrs.
Etta Bible (Cambridge), Frank Earley (Newcomerstown); Half-Brothers- Mayor
Marion Mercer & Frank Mercer (both of Newcomerstown).
22 November 1928
WIDDER, FRED- d. 17 November 1928; Parents- Mr. &
Mrs. Englehardt Widder; Wife- Elizabeth Widder; Children- Mrs. Peter Kirsch
(Newcomerstown), Mrs. Charles Stewart (Coshocton), Mrs. Howard Mullett
(Massillon), Mrs. Elma Leonard (Gnadenhutten), Charles Widder (Kingsville,
Mo.), Alfred Widder (Lorain), Walter Widder (Pleasant View), Clarence Widder
(Newcomerstown), Earl Widder (Prophetstown, Ill.) & Fred Widder Jr.
(Newcomerstown); Siblings- Mrs. William Rinehardt (Sugar Creek) & Adam
Widder (Beach City).
6 December 1928
SNYDER, WILBUR C.- d. 29 November 1928 (Indianapolis);
Children- Craig Snyder (Indianapolis); Nephew- Rollin Taylor (Newcomerstown).
ROGERS, MATILDA (STEELE)- b. 29 July 1863 (Peoli) d. 2
December 1928; Husband- Alfred Rogers (died 3 yrs ago); Children- Warner
Rogers (Whittier, Calif), David Rogers (Irish Ridge near Newcomerstown), Mrs.
Fred Eichel (Tuscarawas); Siblings- William Steele (residing at the home of
John Bartles), Sparling Steele (Newport), Mrs. Amanda Graham (residing in an
old ladies home in California).
HURSEY, ALLEN- d. 6 December 1928; Children- Stewart Hursey
(Newcomerstown), Cleveland Hursey (south of town), Oscar Hursey (Whitewater,
Kans.), Henry Hursey (California), Mrs. Jennie Oldham (East Canton), Mrs. A.
H. Walters & Mrs. Chester Neal (both of Newcomerstown).
SEWELL, ALLEN- d. 31 November 1928; "His parents and
several brothers & sisters survive".
MURPHY, JAMES ALLEN- b. 15 January 1855 (Washington Twp.) d. 1
December 1928 (Union Hospital, Dover, OH); Parents- Benjamin & Mary
Murphy; Wife- Sarah M. Finney; Children- Mrs. O. W. Mears, Mrs. J. W. Aubihl,
Mrs. Geo Bell (New Philadelphia), Mrs. J. Arthur Taylor (Peoli), Mrs. Homer E.
Paine (of the late home), Jos. M. Murphy (Columbus), Benj. Murphy & Elmer
E. Murphy (Newcomerstown); Siblings-Mrs. Amanda Risher (Newcomerstown), Mrs.
Ella Capple (Independence, Iowa), Josiah Murphy (Newcomerstown).
13 December 1928
FRANK, REV. W. W. & MAYME- d. 11 December 1928(he was
instantly killed, she died at Coshocton Hospital after their car was struck by
a train); "Four Young Sons"- Wilbur, Paul, Harry & Everett; Rev.
Frank leaves his mother who lives at Iberia, 3 brothers- George & Harry of
Dayton & Lester of Syracuse, NY; four sisters, Mrs. Minnie Genselichter (Gallion),
Mrs. Luciana McClaren (Iberia), Mrs. Gertrude McCann (Baltimore, Md) and
another who resides in Cardington, O.; Mrs. Frank leaves one brother,
Harry Jones (Lima) and 1 sister, Mrs. H. S. Slusser (Marion).
NEWELL, CYNTHIA (LINDELL)- d. 11 December 1928; Husband-
Stanley Newell; Children- Pauline, Norma, Stanley Jr., Margaret & Wilma;
Father- Zed Lindell; Siblings- Grover, Walter, Albert, Wilmer & Max
Lindell, Mrs. Hattie Newell, & Mrs. Albert Tidrick (all of Newcomerstown),
Mrs. Hannah Tarman & Mrs. Margaret Meyers (both of Coshocton).
20 December 1928
FISHER, JOSEPH FRANKLIN- b. 1 November 1875 (Stonecreek) d. 16
December 1928; Parents- Joseph & Rebecca Fisher; Wife- Artha Mahala
Burdett; Children- (10 born), 3 died in infancy, Florence Maxine (died at age
of 8), Roy, Edgil and Clara Dell Rice (all of Newcomerstown), Floyd, Warren
& Doris (all at home); Siblings- Emmett & Elijah Fisher (both of New
Philadelphia), Mrs. Flora Ferguson (Newcomerstown), Mrs. T. F. Connelly, Mrs.
Geo. McCann and Miss Ethel Fisher (all of Buffalo, NY), Mrs. Carnahan (died
abt 7 yrs ago).
LAWYER, DR. WILLIAM MARTIN- b. 12 July 1869 (near Otsego,
Guernsey Co.) d. 18 December 1928 (Grant Hospital, Columbus); Parents- James
P. & Johannah Lawyer (Johannah survives, aged 85 of Los Angeles) ;
Children- Dr. Gordon Lawyer, Dr. Russell Lawyer & Helen (of the home);
Siblings- C.E. & E. C. Lawyer (both of Cambridge), J.P. (Homing, Okla.),
J.M. (Santa Monica, Calif), Mrs. Joe Lowry (Birds Run), Mrs. James Glenn
(Coshocton), Mrs. C. E. Chapman (Los Angeles) and Mrs. W. J. Compton (Ontario,
GRIMES, JAMES- d. 20 December 1928; Children- Mrs. John Ice
(Newcomerstown); "Surviving are his aged widow who makes her home at
Shadyside, O., 3 daughters, 2 sons & a number of brothers &
10 January 1929
PORCHER, JOHN GROVER- d. 4 January 1929; Parents- Jake &
Mary Porcher; Siblings- Lee & Gus (both of Newcomerstown), Jess (Akron),
Edward (residence unknown); Children- Lillian, Ella, Mary & Chester (all
of the home; his widow & mother also survive.
MURPHY, GEORGE WESLEY- d. 6 January 1929; Parents- Josiah
& Mary Anna Murphy; Children- Liberty Murphy (4 miles east of
Newcomerstown), Mrs. Bertha Hollingsworth; Siblings- Mrs. Lena Carpenter (New
Philadelphia); Half-Siblings- J. J. Murphy (near Hartwood), Mrs. A. M. Blair
& Mrs. Henry Cappel (also near Hartwood); Wife- Mrs. Murphy (preceded him
in death 18 months ago).
YARNELL,SADIE (UMSTOTT)- d. 8 January 1929 (2 miles South of
Cambridge); Parents- Mr. & Mrs. Jake Umstott (late of Newcomerstown);
Husband- R. W. Yarnell; Children- Ethel (of the home), Lester Hockenbraugh
(Cambridge), Mrs. Mary Sager (Kimboloton RD #2), Etta Baker (Plainfield),
Marlin Hockenbraugh (Grand Haven, Mich); Siblings- Mrs. Frank Jones
(Newcomerstown), Mrs. Frank Haver (Cleveland), Lambert Umstott (Cleveland),
John Umstott (N.Y. State), Charles Umstott (Wyoming); 5 Step-Children also
GALLAGHER, MARY JANE- d. 4 January 1929 (Guernsey RD #2);
Children- Thomas (Dover), Mrs. Mary E. Meek (Cleveland) & Mrs. Zabin
Little (Madera, Cal.).
BURRIER, WILLIAM- d. 5 January 1929; Parents- Charles &
Eliza Burrier; Wife- Mrs. Jennie Opphile Burrier; Children- Homer, Archie,
Woodrow & Harold (all at home); Siblings- Mrs. Joseph Wilkin and Mrs.
Russell Simpson (both of Newcomerstown).
CREIGHTON, ROBERT- d. 5 January 1929 (Birmingham); Siblings-
Mrs. Fred Steffee (Birmingham), Hays & Thomas Creighton.
TROENDLY, JOHN- d, January 1929 (near Bakersville); Wife- Mrs.
Phoebe Troendly; Children- Mrs. William Morrison (Bakersville), Clyde Troendly,
Mrs. Geo. Hothem (both near Fresno), Mrs. Clarence Baker (Wooster); Siblings-
D. H. Troendly & Francis Troendly (both New Philadelphia), Mrs. Mary
11 April 1929
BIBLE, ETTA FLORENCE (EARLEY)- d. 15 April 1929 (Cambridge);
Parents- Mr. & Mrs. James Earley; Husband- Ed Bible (Cambridge); Children-
Mrs. W. H. Wilson (Beech Bottom, W Va.), Helen & Forest (both of the
home); Siblings- Mrs. Mary Gray & Frank Earley (both of Newcomerstown).
18 April 1929
RAUB, BEULAH (TAYLOR)- d. 27 March 1929 (New York); Husband-
Russel Raub; "2 little daughters" (names not listed); Mother &
Step-Father- Mr. & Mrs. A. S. Taylor (Chillicothe, O).
QUILLEN, JAMES ARTHUR- b. 28 October 1885 (Guernsey Co) d. 11
April 1929 (New Philadelphia); Parents- Mr. & Mrs. John M. Quillen (New
CULBERTSON, DAVID REED- b. 15 November 1843 d. 15 April 1929;
Parents- Alexander & Elizabeth Wilson Culbertson; Children- Mrs. W. H.
Mulvane & Mrs. W. J. Williams (both of Newcomerstown), Mrs. J. F. Norman
(Seattle, Washington), C. E. Culbertson (Cleveland), H. A. Culbertson
(Youngstown), R. L. Culbertson (Painesville); Sister- Mrs. James Earley
KINNEY, THOMAS- d. 16 April 1929; Children- Mrs. Joseph
McGinnis & Mrs. Oral Hemminger (both of King's), Janet & Grace (both
of the home), William (Mansfield), Walter, Roy & Harry Junior (all of the
TAYLOR, SAMUEL PRICE- b. 14 July 1875 (Washington Twp.) d. 14
April 1929 (Pleasant Valley); Parents- J. A. & Sidney Murphy Taylor; Wife-
Frona Couts Taylor; Children- John & Stewart; Siblings- Mrs. Victor Couts
(near Delroy), D. K. Taylor (Pleasant Valley), James Taylor
NORMAN, FRANK M.- b. 18 July 1885 (Coshocton Co.) d. 10 April
1929 (Deersville); Wife- Mrs. Mary J. Norman; Children- Roy (Alliance) &
Russell (Orrville); Brothers- George (Bakersville) & Orlando (Nellie);
Four Step-Children also survive.