Galloway Family Tree

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451 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Barbara was the sister of Catherine who married Jacob Liechty, Lydia (liechty) Huser's parents.

Barbara and her husband are buried in the Biberstein Cemetery. This information came from the second volume of Adams Co. History book page number 273.
 
Wenger, Barbara (I5287)
 
452 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Died during childbirth. In March of 1909 the baby (girl) was born 2 months premature and also died. 
Scoles, Mary Myrtle (I5319)
 
453 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Experience and his wife Jane Cooke came on the ship "Anne" in 1623. They are ancestors of President William Howard Taft.
 
Mitchell, Experience (I5068)
 
454 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Jacob came to Plymouth from Holland on the ship "Anne" with his mother Hester and sisters Jane and Hester in 1623.
 
Cooke, Jacob (I5008)
 
455 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Jacob was buried in the Hilltop Presbyterian Churchyard Cemetery in Mendham, NJ (Morris Co.). Jacob's gravestone is described as being of sandstone with cherubs, however, it has the top broken off and is unreadable. It is located in Section 6 under a huge tree. Jacob's son Stephen (from his 2nd wife) is buried next to him. Stephen's gravestone was still readable in 1981.
 
Cooke, Jacob IV (I5006)
 
456 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Jacob was the Monroe Twp. Trustee from 1904-1908. He was the last surviving member of his family of 10 children. Jacob and Lydia lived at 356 West Franklin St. in Berne for the last 17 years of his life. He was confined to bed the last 6 weeks.
 
Huser, Jacob (I4975)
 
457 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Jane and her husband Experience Mitchell came on the ship "Anne" in 1623. They are ancestors of President Willam Howard Taft.
 
Cooke, Jane (I5043)
 
458 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

John Carmichael was first a Private, then a Major in the Revelutionary War.
 
Carmichael, John (I5002)
 
459 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

John served the duration of the Civil War with the 89th Regiment Indiana Infantry. He lived on and operated the family farm in Monroe Twp., except for a year or two in Iowa and Nebraska. He died in 1933 in the Adams Co. Memorial Hospital in Decatur to which by his will, he gave a substantial sum.
 
McClain, John S. (I5233)
 
460 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Kenneth was killed in an accident on the banks of the Wabash River near his home. He was cutting down some trees, and to what exactly happened no one is really sure. Somehow he was hit in the head either by a falling branch or from the axe.
 
Huser, Kenneth McClain (I4903)
 
461 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Newton was a well known farmer in the Berne community. For 30 years they resided on a farm 3.5 miles northeast of Berne. At the time of Newton's death they had lived on West Water Street for about 20 years. Newton and his wife Ellen were married by her father Thomas P. Harris.
 
McClain, Newton H. (I4973)
 
462 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Peter had an older brother that was also named Peter. The older Peter died in March of 1862 then in October another boy child was born. They decided to name him Peter also.
 
Liechty, Peter W. (I5123)
 
463 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Philip, along with his wife fanny and their son David are buried in the Huser Cemetery West of Berne.
 
Huser, Philip (I5133)
 
464 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Rufus was my Grandfather (Gary) on my mother's side. I remember very little of him before his stroke.
 
Huser, Rufus (I4898)
 
465 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Samuel served during the American Revolution in the 2nd Pennsylvania Regiment and after the war moved to Ligonier Valley in Weatmoreland Co., part of the "Virginia Claim," but eventually indisputably a part of Pennsylvania.
 
Porterfield, Samuel (I5032)
 
466 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Samuel was a verteran of the war of 1812.

In the Knox Co., OH 1833 tax records, he is listed as living in R 11, T/J 5, S 1, lot 4, having 145 acres with a value of $404.

In the 1850 census he is listed as a 61 year old farmer whose real estate is worth $3500.

In the 1860 census he is listed as worth $7250 in real estate and $1500 in personal property.
 
Porterfield, Samuel C. (I5029)
 
467 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Stephen is buried next to his father Jacob Cooke at the Hilltop Presbyterian Churchyard in Mendham, NJ (Morris Co.). See Jacob's memo for more information on the graves.
 
Cooke, Stephen (I5095)
 
468 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Sylvester served in the Civil War, Company K 23rd Indiana Volunteer Infantry. 
Scoles, Sylvester C. (I5352)
 
469 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

Thomas P. Harris, known as T.P. Harris established the first general store in what was to become the City of Berne in 1871.

When his body was brought back for burial by train. A large crowd viewed his body at the train station then there was a short service held at the MRE Cemetery.

Sources: Sat. November 25 and Wed. November 29, 1905 "Berne News" viewed at the Tri-Weekly Offices.

Thomas and Elizabeth's graves are located off the eastern most drive, on east side just past the circle. Elizabeth's grave is just to the west of T.P.'s.
 
Harris, Thomas P. (I5025)
 
470 [Brøderbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #2612, Date of Import: Nov 25, 1996]

When Frena was 13 years old, she was helping her step mother Elizabeth cook soap outside in a big kettle. Her dress caught fire, and she was burnt to death.
 
Yoder, Frena (I5194)
 

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