Adams - Ashby Family History

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Paulinor Hockersmith1

F, #4076, b. 24 January 1838, d. 6 February 1862
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Hockersmith b. 14 February 1811, d. 20 December 1890
MotherLucinda Henderson b. 10 March 1813, d. 19 June 1881

Biography

BirthPaulinor Hockersmith was born on 24 January 1838.2
MarriageShe and Andrew Frock were married on 9 March 1858.3
DeathPaulinor Hockersmith died on 6 February 1862, at age 24.4
NamePaulinor Hockersmith was also known as Polina Hockersmith.2

Citations

  1. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Page 21, entry 44/45
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Polina Hockersmith, b 24 Jan 1838.
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Polina Hockersmith, m 9 March 1858, Andrew Frock
  4. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Polina Hockersmith, d 6 Feb. 1862.

Minerva Hockersmith1

F, #4077, b. 1 March 1840, d. 14 April 1905
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Hockersmith b. 14 February 1811, d. 20 December 1890
MotherLucinda Henderson b. 10 March 1813, d. 19 June 1881

Biography

BirthMinerva Hockersmith was born on 1 March 1840.2
MarriageShe and R. L. Blakeley were married on 9 August 1860.3
DeathMinerva Hockersmith died on 14 April 1905, at age 65, in Wayne County, Iowa.G4
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 4 March 1840 and Randolph County, MissouriG.5

Citations

  1. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Page 21, entry 44/45
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Minerva Hockersmith, b 1 March 1840.
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Minerva Hockersmith, m 9 Aug 1860 , R. L. Blakeley.
  4. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Minerva Hockersmith, d 14 April 1905, Wayne Co., Ia.
  5. [S95] IGI

William Jackson Hockersmith1,2,3,4

M, #4078, b. 23 April 1842, d. 24 December 1925
Last Edited16 July 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Hockersmith b. 14 February 1811, d. 20 December 1890
MotherLucinda Henderson b. 10 March 1813, d. 19 June 1881

Family 1: Hannah M. Shivey b. 7 June 1843, d. 23 December 1874

SonJohn Samuel (Sam) Hockersmith b. 7 December 1866
SonSidney Franklin (Frank) Hockersmith+ b. 26 December 1868, d. 17 March 1954
DaughterLucy P. Hockersmith b. 7 January 1871, d. 2 January 1878

Family 2: Maria Jane Brunk b. 5 December 1866, d. 27 November 1952

SonParke Findley Hockersmith

Biography

BirthWilliam Jackson Hockersmith was born on 23 April 1842 in Randolph County, Missouri.G5,6,7,8,2,9,3,4
MarriageHe and Hannah M. Shivey were married on 24 September 1865.6,10,11
MarriageWilliam Jackson Hockersmith and Maria Jane Brunk were married on 15 May 1891 in Davis County, Iowa.GO6,12,8,3,9
DeathWilliam Jackson Hockersmith died on 24 December 1925, at age 83, in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.GO2,6,8
BurialHe was buried on 27 December 1925 in IOOF Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G2
NameWilliam Jackson Hockersmith was also known as William J. Hockersmith.9
Religious AffiliationHe was a member of the Christian church.6
1900 CensusWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of William Jackson Hockersmith 8 June 1900 Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaGO.3
1925 Iowa State CensusWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of William Jackson Hockersmith 1 January 1925 Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaGO.9
FuneralHis funeral was held on 26 December 1925 in Christian Church, Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaG.6

Citations

  1. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa
  2. [S1345] State Historical Society of Iowa; Des Moines, Iowa; Iowa Death Records; Reference Number: 101797035, "Iowa Death Records, 1920-1940," database, Ancestry, i Ancestryi0, accessed 16 Jul 2018), Death of William Jackson Hockersmith; riginal data: Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940. State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa.
  3. [S1361] 1900 U.S. census, i ancestryi0, Digital images, T623, roll T623, enumeration district (ED) 0001, sheet 6, dwelling 138, family 140, William J. Hockersmith household, accessed 16 Jul 2018
  4. [S1362] Iowa. Adjutant General. Roster and Record of Iowa Soldiers in the War of Rebellion. 6 vols. Des Moines. English, 1910, "U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865," database, ancestry, i Ancestryi0, accessed 16 Jul 2018), William J. Hockersmith.
  5. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Page 21, entry 44/45
  6. [S321] Davis County Republican: Pioneer Citizen is Called Home, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  7. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Wm. J. Hockersmith, b 23 April 1842.
  8. [S332] Editor: Robert T. Hockersmith, Hockensmith/Hockersmith Genealogy Forum V.1, No. 2
  9. [S1162] Iowa, 1925 Iowa State Census, population schedule, Bloomfield, line 95 and 96, William J. Hockersmith household; (ancestry.com : accessed 16 Jul 2018); citing Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa
  10. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Wm. J. Hockersmith, m (1st) 24 Sept. 1865 Margaret Shewey.
  11. [S332] Editor: Robert T. Hockersmith, Hockensmith/Hockersmith Genealogy Forum V.1, No. 2, Page 3 - on 24 Sep 1865 he married Margaret SHEWEY.
  12. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Wm. J. Hockersmith, m (2nd) 15 May 1891, Mariah J. Brunk; res Savanna, Ia.

Sidney B. Hockersmith1

M, #4079, b. 18 June 1844, d. 14 September 1885
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Hockersmith b. 14 February 1811, d. 20 December 1890
MotherLucinda Henderson b. 10 March 1813, d. 19 June 1881

Family: Rebecca J. Alexander b. 1849, d. 23 April 1884

DaughterMary Lucinda (Lou) Hockersmith b. 21 May 1873
SonJames Thomas (Tom) Hockersmith+ b. 21 December 1874
SonJohn Alexander Hockersmith+ b. 29 September 1876, d. 30 January 1971

Biography

BirthSidney B. Hockersmith was born on 18 June 1844 in Randolph County, Missouri.G2,3,4
MarriageHe and Rebecca J. Alexander were married on 14 January 1872 in Davis County, Iowa.G2,5,6
DeathSidney B. Hockersmith died on 14 September 1885, at age 41, in West Grove, Davis County, Iowa.G7,3,8
NameSidney B. Hockersmith was also known as Sydney (or Sidney) B. Hockersmith.1
NoteSee attached sources.9
Note(Research):was born in Randolph County, Missouri. Although the History of Davis County, Iowa gives his place of birth as Randolph County, VA., all other records are consistant that he was born in Missouri.
Religious AffiliationHe was a member of the Regular Baptist Church in 1882.2

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S243] Iowa Historical Company, History of Davis County, Iowa, HOCKERSMITH, SYDNEY B., farmer, section 13, postoffice Drakeville; was born in Randolph county, Va., June 18, 1844. When a child, his parents, John and Lucinda H., moved to Davis county, and here he has grown to manhood on a farm, being educated in the common schools. He now owns a nice farm of 160 acres, all under cultivation, which he bought on time, as he had no capital, and has it now all paid for. He was married in this county in 1872, to Miss Rebecca J. Alexander, a native of Indiana, and they have three children, Mary L., James T., and John A. Mr. H. is a member of the Regular Baptist Church.
  3. [S280] Davis Co., Iowa Cemetery Project, Url: http://showcase.netins.net/web/daviscoiacemeteries/, Last: Hockersmith First: Sidney Middle: B. Birth: Death: 9/14/1885 Age: Comments: Cemetery: Atwood
  4. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Sidney B. Hockersmith, b 18 June 1844.
  5. [S280] Davis Co., Iowa Cemetery Project, Url: http://showcase.netins.net/web/daviscoiacemeteries/, Last: Hockersmith First: Rebecca Middle: J. Birth: 1849 Death: 4/23/1884 Age: Comments: w/o Sidney B. Cemetery: Atwood
  6. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Sidney B. Hockersmith, m 14 Jan. 1872, Rebecca J. Alexander.
  7. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Page: 59 Name: Sidney B. Hockersmith Birth Date: 1844 Death Date: 14 Sep 1885 Cemetery: Baptist Town: F. R. Comment: row 3; Rebecca J. 1849 to 23 Apr 1884 Relative: wif: Rebecca J. Grave Stone Records of Davis County, Iowa; copied by Graves Registration W. P. A. Project
  8. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Sidney B. Hockersmith, d 14 Sept. 1885, West Grove, Ia.
  9. [S63] Robert Lynn Adams, Assumption/conclusion of researcher

Martha E. Hockersmith1

F, #4080, b. 23 September 1846, d. 28 January 1904
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Hockersmith b. 14 February 1811, d. 20 December 1890
MotherLucinda Henderson b. 10 March 1813, d. 19 June 1881

Biography

BirthMartha E. Hockersmith was born on 23 September 1846 in Randolph County, MissouriG, age 3 and born in IA in the 26 Sep 1850 Census.2
MarriageShe and Peter Mason Coons were married on 11 October 1866.3
DeathMartha E. Hockersmith died on 28 January 1904, at age 57, in Canton, McPherson County, Kansas.G4
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 23 September 1846 and IowaGO.5

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Page 21, entry 44/45
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Martha E. Hockersmith, m 11 Oct. 1866, Peter Mason Coons.
  4. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Martha E. Hockersmith, d 28 Jan 1904, Canton Kan.
  5. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Martha E. Hockersmith, b 23 Sept. 1846 Ia.

John S. Hockersmith1

M, #4081, b. 23 January 1849
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn Hockersmith b. 14 February 1811, d. 20 December 1890
MotherLucinda Henderson b. 10 March 1813, d. 19 June 1881

Family: Martha E. Demar b. 1850

DaughterIda Jane Hockersmith b. 10 October 1870, d. 15 July 1954

Biography

BirthJohn S. Hockersmith was born on 23 January 1849 in Davis County, IowaG, age 1 and born in IA on the 26 Sep 1850 Census.2,3
MarriageHe and Martha E. Demar were married on 10 September 1868.4
MarriageJohn S. Hockersmith and Mary E. Smith were married on 22 May 1892 in Madison County, Iowa.G5,6,7

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Page 21, entry 44/45
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - John S. Hockersmith, b 23 Jan. 1849, Davis Co., Ia.
  4. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - John S. Hockersmith, m (1st) 10 Sept. 1868, Martha E. Demar.
  5. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - John S. Hockersmith, m (2nd) 22 May 1892, Mary E. Smith.
  6. [S402] Madison Co., Iowa GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~iamadiso/, Viewed 12 Dec 2006; MARRIAGE RECORDS (transcription of Madison County records.) Hockersmith, J. S. 22 May 1893 Smith, Mary E.
  7. [S402] Madison Co., Iowa GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~iamadiso/, Obituary of Mary E. (Smith) Hockersmith (1920) viewed online 17 March 2008

Della Anderson1

F, #4082, b. 1892
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthDella Anderson was born in 1892 age 17 when marriage license obtained in 1909.1
MarriageShe and Lee Gravitt were married.
Marriage LicenseDella Anderson and Lee Gravitt were licensed to wed in 1909 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO1,2

Citations

  1. [S653] Centerville Iowegian, Location: Centerville, Iowa
  2. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, name:Lee Gravitt event:Marriage event date:25 Dec 1909 event place:Appanoose, Iowa, United States age:21 estimated birth year:1888 father:Jno. Wm. Gravitt mother:Sarah Ann Devore spouse:Della Anderson spouse's age:17 spouse's estimated birth year:1892 spouse's father:James E. Anderson spouse's mother:Cynthia E. Guinn digital folder number:004309934 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.

George Errand Ellis1,2

M, #4084, b. 1860, d. 12 May 1919
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherJames W. Ellis b. 12 March 1837, d. 30 April 1907
MotherMillie Smith b. about 1832

Biography

BirthGeorge Errand Ellis was born in 1860 in Iowa.GO3
DeathHe died on 12 May 1919, at age ~59, in Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado.G
ResidenceHe had a residence in 1907 in DenverG.4

Citations

  1. [S653] Centerville Iowegian, Location: Centerville, Iowa, Obituary of James Ellis, May 1907
  2. [S350] Compiler: Frederick Mark Lindsey, Ancestors of Leach, Jenkins & Lindsey, B, Version: Version of 10 Oct 2002, viewed at GenCircles, http://www.gencircles.com/users/fml2002/1, Middle name shown as Errand
  3. [S125] 1870 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, Pleasant Township, Page 434, Entry 4/4
  4. [S918] Centerville. Iowa, i THE NEW SEMI-WEEKLY JOURNALi0, "TAYLOR TOWNSHIP CITIZEN DEAD," May 3, 1907, p. 1, col. 1; digital images, i The Digital Archives of the Centerville Iowegiani0  www.Centerville.advantage-preservation.com : ).

Reuben Bloomfield1

M, #4085, b. 5 February 1856, d. 16 May 1928
Last Edited24 July 2006

Family: Elizabeth Grover b. 4 August 1857, d. 28 May 1942

DaughterNettie L. Bloomfield+ b. 20 June 1879, d. 31 December 1956
DaughterMary Bloomfield b. May 1885

Biography

BirthReuben Bloomfield was born on 5 February 1856 in Champaign County, Illinois.G1
MarriageHe and Elizabeth Grover were married on 18 September 1878 in Paxton, Ford County, Illinois.G2
DeathReuben Bloomfield died on 16 May 1928, at age 72, in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO1

Citations

  1. [S674] GENDEX Web Page of John Banes
  2. [S242] Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, Url: http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/GenealogyMWeb/marrsrch.html, BLOOMFIELD, REUBEN GROVER, ELIZABETH 09/18/1878 Vol./Page: 001/0007 License No. 00000085 County: FORD

Elizabeth Grover1

F, #4086, b. 4 August 1857, d. 28 May 1942
Last Edited24 July 2006

Parents

FatherArthur Grover b. about 1837, d. after 1857
MotherAnna Elizabeth Coyle b. 19 December 1835, d. 23 March 1912

Family: Reuben Bloomfield b. 5 February 1856, d. 16 May 1928

DaughterNettie L. Bloomfield+ b. 20 June 1879, d. 31 December 1956
DaughterMary Bloomfield b. May 1885

Biography

BirthElizabeth Grover was born on 4 August 1857 in New York.G1
MarriageShe and Reuben Bloomfield were married on 18 September 1878 in Paxton, Ford County, Illinois.G2
DeathElizabeth Grover died on 28 May 1942, at age 84, in Newton, Jasper County, Iowa.GO1
Census NoteCensus Note: 19 April 1930, in Rockford, Winnebago County, IllinoisG.3

Citations

  1. [S674] GENDEX Web Page of John Banes
  2. [S242] Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, Url: http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/GenealogyMWeb/marrsrch.html, BLOOMFIELD, REUBEN GROVER, ELIZABETH 09/18/1878 Vol./Page: 001/0007 License No. 00000085 County: FORD
  3. [S214] 1930 US Census of Winnebago County, Illinois, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Winnebago Co., Illinois, Rockford Township, Winnebago Co., Illinois, Enumeration District 101-61, Sheet No. 19B, Dwelling No. 461, Family No. 462, Lines 71-75

Arthur Grover1

M, #4087, b. about 1837, d. after 1857
Last Edited26 May 1997

Family: Anna Elizabeth Coyle b. 19 December 1835, d. 23 March 1912

DaughterElizabeth Grover+ b. 4 August 1857, d. 28 May 1942

Biography

BirthArthur Grover was born about 1837 in England.G1
MarriageHe and Anna Elizabeth Coyle were married.
DeathArthur Grover died after 1857.

Citations

  1. [S674] GENDEX Web Page of John Banes

Anna Elizabeth Coyle1

F, #4088, b. 19 December 1835, d. 23 March 1912
Last Edited26 May 1997

Family: Arthur Grover b. about 1837, d. after 1857

DaughterElizabeth Grover+ b. 4 August 1857, d. 28 May 1942

Biography

BirthAnna Elizabeth Coyle was born on 19 December 1835 in Ireland.G1
MarriageShe and Arthur Grover were married.
DeathAnna Elizabeth Coyle died on 23 March 1912, at age 76, in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO1

Citations

  1. [S674] GENDEX Web Page of John Banes

Thomas Jefferson Hockersmith1

M, #4090, b. 11 August 1809, d. 1 June 1885
Last Edited29 December 2017

Parents

FatherJacob Hockersmith, Jr. b. 24 June 1779, d. 28 November 1839
MotherAnna Kiziah Skinner b. 19 April 1785, d. 16 August 1836

Family: Rokyannah Noble b. 10 April 1813, d. 21 September 1899

DaughterMahtilda Hockersmith d. after 1850
SonFrancis Marion Hockersmith+ b. December 1836, d. 24 May 1910
SonJacob Hockersmith+ b. 1 April 1840, d. 8 November 1923
DaughterMartha J. Hockersmith+ b. 4 December 1843, d. 26 October 1917
SonDecatur Hockersmith+ b. 14 May 1846, d. 28 March 1907
SonGrady Hockersmith b. 5 September 1848, d. 7 June 1918
SonJackson Grady Hockersmith+ b. 5 September 1848, d. 7 June 1918
DaughterCornelia Hockersmith+ b. 13 September 1852, d. 4 July 1899
DaughterHulda Hockersmith b. 15 March 1855, d. 1916

Biography

BirthThomas Jefferson Hockersmith was born on 11 August 1809 in Estill County, Kentucky.G2,3,4
MarriageHe and Rokyannah Noble were married on 10 September 1835 in Randolph County, Missouri.G5,6,7,8
DeathThomas Jefferson Hockersmith died on 1 June 1885, at age 75, in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G2,9,3
NameThomas Jefferson Hockersmith was also known as Thomas Jefferson (Jeff) Hockersmith.10
NoteNOTE: _DATE 1866.11
Note(Research):Jefferson Hockersmith, is a prominent farmer and stock-raiser of Davis County, Iowa. He is quite wealthy and is an extensive money-loaner.
Alt. BirthHe has conflicting birth information of 10 August 1809 and Estill County, KentuckyG.1
Land-DeedLand-Deed: 1 October 1835, in Randolph County, MissouriG.12
hocd0002 Jefferson Hockersmith
Land-DeedLand-Deed: 1 October 1835, in Randolph County, MissouriG.13
hocd0002 Jefferson Hockersmith
Marriage dateMarriage date: 1836, in Madison County, KentuckyG.14
Land-DeedLand-Deed: 8 September 1848, in Fox River Township, Davis County, IowaGO.15

Citations

  1. [S84] Randolph Co., Missouri GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~morandol/, Larry Sumpter's Database of Deaths in Randolph County
  2. [S737] Davis County Genealogical Society (Iowa), Davis County Iowa Cemeteries of West Grove Township, Record Number: R929.37779 D261, Page 19
  3. [S280] Davis Co., Iowa Cemetery Project, Url: http://showcase.netins.net/web/daviscoiacemeteries/, Last: Hockersmith First: Jefferson Middle: Birth: 1809 Death: 6/1/1885 Age: 75y9m21d Comments: born Estill Co. Ky. Cemetery: West Grove
  4. [S391] Editor: Robert T. Hockersmith, Hockensmith/Hockersmith Genealogy Forum V.2, No. 3, Year only, no location, Page 4 - Jacob and Anna’s son, Thomas Jefferson born.
  5. [S684] Elizabeth Prather Ellsberry, Early Marriage Records of Randolph Co. Missouri 1829-1859, Record Number: R929.3 M8RAe, Page 20
  6. [S693] Linda S. Barber Brooks, Missouri Marriages to 1850 V3-1, Volumes: Vol 3. Pt. 1, Record Number: R929.3778 B873M, Page 198
  7. [S737] Davis County Genealogical Society (Iowa), Davis County Iowa Cemeteries of West Grove Township, Record Number: R929.37779 D261, Page 19; tombstone inscribed widow of Jefferson Hockersmith
  8. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD
  9. [S84] Randolph Co., Missouri GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~morandol/, Larry Sumpter's Database of Deaths in Randolph County; shows only Davis Co., Iowa as place of death.
  10. [S36] GEDCOM File
  11. [S552] Anonymous, Portrait and biographical record of Clay, Ray, Carroll, Chariton, and Linn Counties, Missouri, Page 502.
  12. [S260] Land Patent, 01 Oct 1835, Jefferson Hockersmith, Record Type: Land Patent Title Transfer, Subject: Jefferson Hockersmith, Url: http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/Detail.asp?Accession=MO0550%5F%5F%2E295&Index=3&QryID=28794.64&DetailTab=1, Series: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566), File Name: Accession/Serial Nr.: MO0550__.295 BLM Serial Nr.: MO NO S/N
  13. [S261] Land Patent, 01 Oct 1835, Jefferson Hockersmith, Record Type: Land Patent Title Transfer, Subject: Jefferson Hockersmith, Url: http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/Detail.asp?Accession=MO0550%5F%5F%2E296&Index=4&QryID=28794.64&DetailTab=1, Series: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566), File Name: Accession/Serial Nr.: MO0550__.296 BLM Serial Nr.: MO NO S/N
  14. [S84] Randolph Co., Missouri GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~morandol/, Larry Sumpter's Database of Deaths in Randolph County.
  15. [S72] USGenWeb Archives, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/, http://www.rootsweb.com/~iadavis/land_fox.htm viewed 08 May 2004. Original Land Entries, Fox River Township, Davis County, Iowa Compiled by Archie Rupe [T69N-R14W] Vol V, No 1, 1987 Newsletter Jefferson Hockersmith 8-9-1848 200

Rokyannah Noble1

F, #4091, b. 10 April 1813, d. 21 September 1899
Last Edited29 December 2017

Family: Thomas Jefferson Hockersmith b. 11 August 1809, d. 1 June 1885

DaughterMahtilda Hockersmith d. after 1850
SonFrancis Marion Hockersmith+ b. December 1836, d. 24 May 1910
SonJacob Hockersmith+ b. 1 April 1840, d. 8 November 1923
DaughterMartha J. Hockersmith+ b. 4 December 1843, d. 26 October 1917
SonDecatur Hockersmith+ b. 14 May 1846, d. 28 March 1907
SonGrady Hockersmith b. 5 September 1848, d. 7 June 1918
SonJackson Grady Hockersmith+ b. 5 September 1848, d. 7 June 1918
DaughterCornelia Hockersmith+ b. 13 September 1852, d. 4 July 1899
DaughterHulda Hockersmith b. 15 March 1855, d. 1916

Biography

BirthRokyannah Noble was born on 10 April 1813.2,3
MarriageShe and Thomas Jefferson Hockersmith were married on 10 September 1835 in Randolph County, Missouri.G4,1,5,6
DeathRokyannah Noble died on 21 September 1899, at age 86, in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.G2,3
NameRokyannah Noble was also known as Ann Hockersmith.
NameShe was also known as Roxie Ann Hockersmith.2
NameShe was also known as Roxie Anna (or Ana) Noble.7
NoteSee attached sources.7
Note(Research):Buried in West Grove Cemetery, Bloomfield, Iowa. One source has dob as 4/19/1812.
Marriage dateMarriage date: 1836, in Madison County, KentuckyG.8
Alt. NameAlt. Name: 8 November 1923, in Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaGO.9

Citations

  1. [S693] Linda S. Barber Brooks, Missouri Marriages to 1850 V3-1, Volumes: Vol 3. Pt. 1, Record Number: R929.3778 B873M, Page 198
  2. [S737] Davis County Genealogical Society (Iowa), Davis County Iowa Cemeteries of West Grove Township, Record Number: R929.37779 D261, Page 19
  3. [S280] Davis Co., Iowa Cemetery Project, Url: http://showcase.netins.net/web/daviscoiacemeteries/, Last: Hockersmith First: Roxie Middle: Ann Birth: Death: 9/21/1899 Age: 86y5m11d Comments: w/o Jefferson Cemetery: West Grove
  4. [S684] Elizabeth Prather Ellsberry, Early Marriage Records of Randolph Co. Missouri 1829-1859, Record Number: R929.3 M8RAe, Page 20
  5. [S737] Davis County Genealogical Society (Iowa), Davis County Iowa Cemeteries of West Grove Township, Record Number: R929.37779 D261, Page 19; tombstone inscribed widow of Jefferson Hockersmith
  6. [S24] Broderbund Marriage CD
  7. [S36] GEDCOM File
  8. [S84] Randolph Co., Missouri GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~morandol/, Larry Sumpter's Database of Deaths in Randolph County.
  9. [S1226] Iowa. Family Search, Digital Images of Death Certificates Family Search, Iowa, Death Records, 1921 – 1940." Death Certificate no. 26-260 (1923), Jacob Hockersmith, accessed 24 Apr 2017.

Francis Marion Hockersmith1

M, #4092, b. December 1836, d. 24 May 1910
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherThomas Jefferson Hockersmith b. 11 August 1809, d. 1 June 1885
MotherRokyannah Noble b. 10 April 1813, d. 21 September 1899

Family: Laura Matilda Clark b. 13 October 1840, d. 15 November 1911

DaughterCora Hockersmith b. 7 April 1870, d. 31 July 1949
SonCharles J. Hockersmith+ b. August 1871, d. 29 August 1945
SonMartin Luther Hockersmith+ b. 14 February 1873, d. 1927
SonThomas Jefferson Hockersmith b. 1 October 1875, d. 1946

Biography

BirthFrancis Marion Hockersmith was born in December 1836 in Randolph County, Missouri.G2,1,3
MarriageHe and Laura Matilda Clark were married.4
DeathFrancis Marion Hockersmith died on 24 May 1910, at age 73.5,6,3
NameFrancis Marion Hockersmith was also known as Francis M. Hockersmith.
NoteSee attached sources.1
Note(Research):Family moved to IA, Davis Co. in 1847.
Alt. DeathHe has conflicting death information of after 23 November 1911.7

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S737] Davis County Genealogical Society (Iowa), Davis County Iowa Cemeteries of West Grove Township, Record Number: R929.37779 D261, Page 20. Shows year of birth only.
  3. [S280] Davis Co., Iowa Cemetery Project, Url: http://showcase.netins.net/web/daviscoiacemeteries/, Last: Hockersmith First: Francis Middle: M. Birth: 1836 Death: 1910 Age: Comments: Cemetery: West Grove
  4. [S317] Davis County Republican: Mrs. F. M. Hockersmith, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  5. [S737] Davis County Genealogical Society (Iowa), Davis County Iowa Cemeteries of West Grove Township, Record Number: R929.37779 D261, Page 20
  6. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Page: 59 Name: Francis M. Hockersmith Birth Date: 1836 Death Date: 24 May 1910 Cemetery: West Grove Comment: Randolph Co. Mo.; block 40; Bloomfield Democrat 26 May 1910 Relative: wif: Laura M. Clark Grave Stone Records of Davis County, Iowa; copied by Graves Registration W. P. A. Project
  7. [S317] Davis County Republican: Mrs. F. M. Hockersmith, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, She is survived by her husband

Mahtilda Hockersmith1

F, #4093, d. after 1850
Last Edited23 November 2016

Parents

FatherThomas Jefferson Hockersmith b. 11 August 1809, d. 1 June 1885
MotherRokyannah Noble b. 10 April 1813, d. 21 September 1899

Biography

DeathMahtilda Hockersmith died after 1850.

Citations

  1. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Entry 57/58

Jacob Hockersmith1,2

M, #4094, b. 1 April 1840, d. 8 November 1923
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherThomas Jefferson Hockersmith b. 11 August 1809, d. 1 June 1885
MotherRokyannah Noble b. 10 April 1813, d. 21 September 1899

Family 1: Cynthia Ann Cox b. 1849

DaughterClara Belle Hockersmith b. 13 July 1869, d. 6 Jul 1869 West Grove
SonClarence Henry Hockersmith b. 13 August 1871

Family 2: Rebecca Hawkins b. October 1852, d. 18 February 1906

SonInfant Hockersmith b. 23 November 1874, d. 23 November 1874
SonRoland Hockersmith b. between 1875 and 1878
SonWilliam Rolen Hockersmith b. 12 December 1875, d. 26 November 1890
SonArthur Leslie Hockersmith+ b. 28 April 1878
DaughterRoxie Ann Hockersmith b. 20 July 1880, d. 20 August 1940

Biography

BirthJacob Hockersmith was born on 1 April 1840 in Randolph County, Missouri.G1,3,4,5,6
MarriageHe and Cynthia Ann Cox were married in October 1867.5
MarriageJacob Hockersmith and Rebecca Hawkins were married on 12 March 1874 in Boone County, Missouri.G3,5,7
MarriageJacob Hockersmith and Mrs. Angelina Gross were married estimated 1908.8,9
DeathJacob Hockersmith died on 8 November 1923, at age 83, in Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa.GO1,3,4,5
BurialHe was buried on 11 November 1923 in West Grove Cemetery, Davis County, Iowa.G1
WarServiceWarService.10,11,5
NoteNOTE: _DATE 08 NOV 1923.3
Note(Research):tombstone inscribed GAR.
1905 Iowa State Census1905 Iowa State Census: 1905, in Fox River Township, Davis County, IowaGO.12
1910 CensusJacob and Mrs. was [-EventRole] to the 1910 Census of Jacob Hockersmith 5 May 1910 Fox River Township, Davis County, IowaGO.13
ReadWriteReadWrite: 5 May 1910, in Fox River Township, Davis County, IowaGO.13
ProbateHe had an estate probated on 8 November 1923 in Davis Co, IowaG.

Citations

  1. [S1226] Iowa. Family Search, Digital Images of Death Certificates Family Search, Iowa, Death Records, 1921 – 1940." Death Certificate no. 26-260 (1923), Jacob Hockersmith, accessed 24 Apr 2017.
  2. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Entry 57/58
  3. [S737] Davis County Genealogical Society (Iowa), Davis County Iowa Cemeteries of West Grove Township, Record Number: R929.37779 D261, Page 19
  4. [S280] Davis Co., Iowa Cemetery Project, Url: http://showcase.netins.net/web/daviscoiacemeteries/, Last: Hockersmith First: Jacob Middle: Birth: 4/1/1840 Death: 11/8/1923 Age: Comments: Civil War Cemetery: West Grove
  5. [S333] Editor: Robert T. Hockersmith, Hockensmith/Hockersmith Genealogy Forum V.1, No. 4
  6. [S551] Family: No. 117, 1910 U.S. Census, Enumeration District: 5, Household: Jacob Hockersmith, County: Davis, State: Iowa, Township: Fox River Township, Dwelling: No. 117, Page: 6 B, Jacob Hockersmith, age 70 and born in Missouri.
  7. [S603] Marriage Register of Jacob Hawkersmith and Mrs. Rebecca Hawkings, Record Type: Marriage Register, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  8. [S36] GEDCOM File
  9. [S551] Family: No. 117, 1910 U.S. Census, Enumeration District: 5, Household: Jacob Hockersmith, County: Davis, State: Iowa, Township: Fox River Township, Dwelling: No. 117, Page: 6 B, His marital status is "M3." Her marital status is "M2." Number of years of the present marriage is "2" for both.
  10. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Civil War Research Database at http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/military/cwrd/main.htm. Viewed on 04 July 2003
  11. [S211] Civil War Soldiers & Sailors System, Url: http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/index.html, Jacob Hockersmith Regiment Name 30 Iowa Infantry Side Union Company B Soldier's Rank_In Pvt. Soldier's Rank_Out Pvt. Alternate Name Notes Film Number M541 roll 12
  12. [S550] 1905 Iowa Census, Household: Jacob Hockersmith, County: Davis, State: Iowa, Township: Fox River Township, Card numbers 512 and 513, Amanda Bell; born Mar., 1842; age 50; and, born in Missouri. The date of birth and age shown do not agree.
  13. [S551] Family: No. 117, 1910 U.S. Census, Enumeration District: 5, Household: Jacob Hockersmith, County: Davis, State: Iowa, Township: Fox River Township, Dwelling: No. 117, Page: 6 B

Martha J. Hockersmith1

F, #4095, b. 4 December 1843, d. 26 October 1917
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherThomas Jefferson Hockersmith b. 11 August 1809, d. 1 June 1885
MotherRokyannah Noble b. 10 April 1813, d. 21 September 1899

Family: Isaac Marion Wiseman b. 20 February 1837, d. 8 April 1916

SonJohn C. Breckenridge Wiseman d. before 1895
SonIsaac B. Wiseman b. 27 November 1867, d. 26 September 1927
SonWeldon M. Wiseman b. 7 July 1871
DaughterAnna Laura Wiseman b. September 1875
DaughterMary F. Wiseman b. April 1878
DaughterMattie E. Wiseman b. April 1891

Biography

BirthMartha J. Hockersmith was born on 4 December 1843 in Randolph County, Missouri.G2,3,4
MarriageShe and Isaac Marion Wiseman were married in 1866 in Monterey, Davis County, IowaG, [P1] is a daughter of Jefferson Hockersmith, a prominent farmer and stock-raiser of Davis County, Iowa. He is quite wealthy and is an extensive money-loaner.5,6,7
DeathMartha J. Hockersmith died on 26 October 1917, at age 73, in Keytesville Township, Chariton County, Missouri.GO5,8
BurialShe was buried on 27 October 1917 in Keytesville Cemetery, Keytesville, Chariton County, Missouri.GO8
Res-NoteRes-Note.6
1900 CensusIsaac and Martha was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of Isaac Marion Wiseman 1 June 1900 Keytesville Township, Chariton County, MissouriGO.9
ReadWriteReadWrite: 1 June 1900, in Keytesville Township, Chariton County, MissouriGO.9
Death CertificateDeath Certificate: 26 October 1917, in Keytesville Township, Chariton County, MissouriGO.8

Citations

  1. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Entry 57/58
  2. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Entry 57/58; age 7 and born in Missouri.
  3. [S553] Family: No. 1, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 37, Household: Isaac M. Wiseman, County: Chariton Co., State: Missouri, Township: Keytesville, Dwelling: No. 1, Page: 128 A, Martha J. Wiseman born Dec., 1843, age 56 and born in Missouri.
  4. [S554] Certificate of Death of Martha Jane Wiseman, Record Type: Missouri State Certificate of Death, Name Of Person: Martha Jane Wiseman, Number: 34559, Copy in possession of Robert L. Adams, Born Dec. 4, 1843 in Randolph Co., Missouri
  5. [S36] GEDCOM File
  6. [S552] Anonymous, Portrait and biographical record of Clay, Ray, Carroll, Chariton, and Linn Counties, Missouri, Page 502.
  7. [S553] Family: No. 1, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 37, Household: Isaac M. Wiseman, County: Chariton Co., State: Missouri, Township: Keytesville, Dwelling: No. 1, Page: 128 A, Married 34 years.
  8. [S554] Certificate of Death of Martha Jane Wiseman, Record Type: Missouri State Certificate of Death, Name Of Person: Martha Jane Wiseman, Number: 34559
  9. [S553] Family: No. 1, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 37, Household: Isaac M. Wiseman, County: Chariton Co., State: Missouri, Township: Keytesville, Dwelling: No. 1, Page: 128 A

Decatur Hockersmith1

M, #4096, b. 14 May 1846, d. 28 March 1907
Last Edited23 November 2016

Parents

FatherThomas Jefferson Hockersmith b. 11 August 1809, d. 1 June 1885
MotherRokyannah Noble b. 10 April 1813, d. 21 September 1899

Biography

BirthDecatur Hockersmith was born on 14 May 1846 in Missouri.G2
MarriageHe and Sarah Maxwell were married on 11 December 1884.2
DeathDecatur Hockersmith died on 28 March 1907, at age 60.2

Citations

  1. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Entry 57/58
  2. [S36] GEDCOM File

Hilleard Pittman1

M, #4097, d. after 1850
Last Edited29 December 2017

Family: Sally Ann Hockersmith b. 22 August 1825

DaughterNancy Pittman

Biography

MarriageHilleard Pittman and Sally Ann Hockersmith were married on 18 August 1844 in Monroe County, Missouri.G2,3
DeathHilleard Pittman died after 1850.
NameHilleard Pittman was also known as Hilliard Pitman.4
NameHe was also known as Hilliard Pittman.5

Citations

  1. [S704] Linda S. Barber Brooks, Missouri Marriages to 1850 V3-3, Volumes: Vol 3. Pt. 3, Record Number: R929.3778 B873M
  2. [S704] Linda S. Barber Brooks, Missouri Marriages to 1850 V3-3, Volumes: Vol 3. Pt. 3, Record Number: R929.3778 B873M, Page 642
  3. [S601] Marriage Certificate of Sally Ann Hawkersmith and Hilliard Pittman, Record Type: Marriage Certificate, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  4. [S36] GEDCOM File
  5. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Entry 57/58

Nancy Pittman1

F, #4099
Last Edited23 November 2016

Parents

FatherHilleard Pittman d. after 1850
MotherSally Ann Hockersmith b. 22 August 1825

Biography

NameNancy Pittman was also known as Nancy Pitman.2

Citations

  1. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Entry 57/58
  2. [S36] GEDCOM File

Grady Hockersmith1

M, #4100, b. 5 September 1848, d. 7 June 1918
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherThomas Jefferson Hockersmith b. 11 August 1809, d. 1 June 1885
MotherRokyannah Noble b. 10 April 1813, d. 21 September 1899

Biography

BirthGrady Hockersmith was born on 5 September 1848 in IowaGO, age 2 and born in IA. in the 1850 Census.1,2
DeathHe died on 7 June 1918, at age 69, in 903 Emerson, Moberly, Randolph County, Missouri.G2
Death CertificateDeath Certificate: 8 June 1918.2

Citations

  1. [S642] 1850 US Census of Davis County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Davis County Iowa, Entry 57/58
  2. [S344] Hockersmith, Grady Death Certificate, Record Type: Certificate of Death, Name Of Person: Hockersmith, Grady, Number: 21107