Adams - Ashby Family History

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R. L. Blakeley1

M, #6376
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

MarriageR. L. Blakeley and Minerva Hockersmith were married on 9 August 1860.2

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Minerva Hockersmith, m 9 Aug 1860 , R. L. Blakeley.

Hannah M. Shivey1

F, #6377, b. 7 June 1843, d. 23 December 1874
Last Edited16 July 2018

Family: William Jackson Hockersmith b. 23 April 1842, d. 24 December 1925

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

Biography

BirthHannah M. Shivey was born on 7 June 1843.2
MarriageShe and William Jackson Hockersmith were married on 24 September 1865.3,4,5
DeathHannah M. Shivey died on 23 December 1874, at age 31, in Davis County, Iowa.GO3,6
BurialShe was buried in New York Cemetery, Millerton, Wayne County, Iowa.G
NameHannah M. Shivey was also known as Margaret Shewey.
Alt. NameAlt. Name: Hanah M. Shivey, on 26 September 1865, in Davis County, IowaGO.1
Alt. DeathShe has conflicting death information of 23 December 1877 and Davis County, IowaGO.7

Citations

  1. [S1168] FamilySearch, "Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996," database, Ancestry, i Ancestryi0, accessed 16 Jul 2018), marriage of William J. Hockersmith and Hannah M. Shivey; Original data: Iowa, Marriages. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Margaret Shewey, b 7 June 1843.
  3. [S321] Davis County Republican: Pioneer Citizen is Called Home, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  4. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Wm. J. Hockersmith, m (1st) 24 Sept. 1865 Margaret Shewey.
  5. [S332] Editor: Robert T. Hockersmith, Hockensmith/Hockersmith Genealogy Forum V.1, No. 2, Page 3 - on 24 Sep 1865 he married Margaret SHEWEY.
  6. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Margaret Shewey, d 23 Dec 1847 (possibly transposed 74).
  7. [S332] Editor: Robert T. Hockersmith, Hockensmith/Hockersmith Genealogy Forum V.1, No. 2

Maria Jane Brunk1

F, #6378, b. 5 December 1866, d. 27 November 1952
Last Edited16 July 2018

Parents

Family: William Jackson Hockersmith b. 23 April 1842, d. 24 December 1925

SonParke Findley Hockersmith

Biography

BirthMaria Jane Brunk was born on 5 December 1866 in Savannah, Davis County, Iowa.G1
MarriageShe and William Jackson Hockersmith were married on 15 May 1891 in Davis County, Iowa.GO2,3,4,5,1
DeathMaria Jane Brunk died on 27 November 1952, at age 85, in Marshalltown, Marshall County, Iowa.G
1900 Census WifeWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of William Jackson Hockersmith 8 June 1900 Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaGO.5
1925 Iowa State Census WifeWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of William Jackson Hockersmith 1 January 1925 Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaGO.1

Citations

  1. [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
  2. [S321] Davis County Republican: Pioneer Citizen is Called Home, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Wm. J. Hockersmith, m (2nd) 15 May 1891, Mariah J. Brunk; res Savanna, Ia.
  4. [S332] Editor: Robert T. Hockersmith, Hockensmith/Hockersmith Genealogy Forum V.1, No. 2
  5. [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

Lorenzo Dow Brunk1

M, #6379
Last Edited26 May 1997

Family: Margaret Findley

DaughterMaria Jane Brunk+ b. 5 December 1866, d. 27 November 1952

Biography

MarriageLorenzo Dow Brunk and Margaret Findley were married.1

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File

Margaret Findley1

F, #6380
Last Edited26 May 1997

Family: Lorenzo Dow Brunk

DaughterMaria Jane Brunk+ b. 5 December 1866, d. 27 November 1952

Biography

MarriageMargaret Findley and Lorenzo Dow Brunk were married.1
NameMargaret Findley was also known as Margaret Brunk.1

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File

Parke Findley Hockersmith1

M, #6381
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherWilliam Jackson Hockersmith b. 23 April 1842, d. 24 December 1925
MotherMaria Jane Brunk b. 5 December 1866, d. 27 November 1952

Biography

BirthParke Findley Hockersmith was born.2
1900 Census SonWilliam was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of William Jackson Hockersmith 8 June 1900 Bloomfield, Davis County, IowaGO.3
ResidenceHe had a residence on 29 December 1925 in Sun River, Cascade County, MontanaG.2

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S321] Davis County Republican: Pioneer Citizen is Called Home, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  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

Rebecca J. Alexander1

F, #6382, b. 1849, d. 23 April 1884
Last Edited25 May 2018

Family: Sidney B. Hockersmith b. 18 June 1844, d. 14 September 1885

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

BirthRebecca J. Alexander was born in 1849.2
MarriageShe and Sidney B. Hockersmith were married on 14 January 1872 in Davis County, Iowa.G3,2,4
DeathRebecca J. Alexander died on 23 April 1884, at age ~35.2,5
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information of 1850 and IndianaGO.1

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [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
  3. [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.
  4. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Sidney B. Hockersmith, m 14 Jan. 1872, Rebecca J. Alexander.
  5. [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

Mary Lucinda (Lou) Hockersmith1

F, #6383, b. 21 May 1873
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherSidney B. Hockersmith b. 18 June 1844, d. 14 September 1885
MotherRebecca J. Alexander b. 1849, d. 23 April 1884

Biography

BirthMary Lucinda (Lou) Hockersmith was born on 21 May 1873.2
MarriageShe and John E. Battin were married on 21 May 1895.3
NameMary Lucinda (Lou) Hockersmith was also known as Mary Lucinda (Lou) Battin.1

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 87 - Mary Lucinda Hockersmith, b 21 May 1873.
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 87 - Mary Lucinda Hockersmith, m 21 May 1895, John E. Battin; farmer, Bloomfield, Iowa.

James Thomas (Tom) Hockersmith1

M, #6384, b. 21 December 1874
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherSidney B. Hockersmith b. 18 June 1844, d. 14 September 1885
MotherRebecca J. Alexander b. 1849, d. 23 April 1884

Family: Ivy Beryl Minear

DaughterGladys Lucille Hockersmith b. 27 December 1898
DaughterVerna Larne Hockersmith b. 23 January 1900

Biography

BirthJames Thomas (Tom) Hockersmith was born on 21 December 1874.2
MarriageHe and Ivy Beryl Minear were married on 26 February 1896.3
NoteNOTE: _DATE 1906.4
Note(Research):Indian service.

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 87 - James Thomas Hockersmith, b 21 Dec. 1874.
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 87 - James Thomas Hockersmith, m 26 Feb. 1896, Ivy Beryl Minear.
  4. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 87 - James Thomas Hockersmith, Indian service, 1906; Browning, Montana.

John Alexander Hockersmith1

M, #6385, b. 29 September 1876, d. 30 January 1971
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherSidney B. Hockersmith b. 18 June 1844, d. 14 September 1885
MotherRebecca J. Alexander b. 1849, d. 23 April 1884

Family: Winifred Bridgeman b. March 1885, d. 1974

DaughterMarjorie Hockersmith b. 26 August 1903

Biography

BirthJohn Alexander Hockersmith was born on 29 September 1876 in Davis County, Iowa.G2,3,4
MarriageHe and Winifred Bridgeman were married on 27 August 1902.5
DeathJohn Alexander Hockersmith died on 30 January 1971, at age 94, in Washington County, Oregon.G4
Find A GraveFind A Grave.
Find A GraveFind A Grave.
ResidenceHe had a residence estimated 1906 in Chamberlain, Brule County, South DakotaG.6
OccupationHe worked as a a farmer in 1906 in Chamberlain, Brule County, South DakotaG.7
WWI Draft RegistrationWWI Draft Registration: 12 September 1918, in Chamberlain, Brule County, South DakotaG.3
OccupationHe worked as a a farmer on 12 September 1918 in Kimball, Brule County, South DakotaG.3

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 87 - John Alexander Hockersmith, b 29 Sept. 1876.
  3. [S338] Compiler: Inc, MyFamily.com, WWI Draft Registrations, Url: http://www.ancestry.com, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2002. National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 4,277 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, John Alexander Hockersmith
  4. [S683] Social Security Administration Death Index, JOHN HOCKERSMITH
  5. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 87 - John Alexander Hockersmith, m 27 Aug. 1902, Winifred Bridgeman.
  6. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles
  7. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 87 - John Alexander Hockersmith, farmer (1906) Chamberlain, S. D.

Peter Mason Coons1

M, #6386, b. 11 May 1845
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthPeter Mason Coons was born on 11 May 1845.2
MarriageHe and Martha E. Hockersmith were married on 11 October 1866.3

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Peter Mason Coons, b 11 May 1845.
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Martha E. Hockersmith, m 11 Oct. 1866, Peter Mason Coons.

Martha E. Demar1

F, #6387, b. 1850
Last Edited23 April 2017

Family: John S. Hockersmith b. 23 January 1849

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

Biography

BirthMartha E. Demar was born in 1850 in Maryland.G1
MarriageShe and John S. Hockersmith were married on 10 September 1868.2

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - John S. Hockersmith, m (1st) 10 Sept. 1868, Martha E. Demar.

Ida Jane Hockersmith1

F, #6388, b. 10 October 1870, d. 15 July 1954
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJohn S. Hockersmith b. 23 January 1849
MotherMartha E. Demar b. 1850

Biography

BirthIda Jane Hockersmith was born on 10 October 1870.2,3
MarriageShe and Elmer D. Isham were married on 6 November 1889.4
DeathIda Jane Hockersmith died on 15 July 1954, at age 83, in Polk County, Iowa.G1
BurialShe was buried in Glendale Cemetery, Polk County, Iowa.G5
Marriage dateMarriage date: 5 November 1889.5
ResidenceShe had a residence estimated 1915 in Des Moines, Polk County, IowaGO+.6

Citations

  1. [S462] Margaret Whippee, Hockersmith Email, Recipient: Robert L. Adams, Author E-mail: email address, Ida Jane Hockersmith, daughter of John S. and Martha E. (Demar) Hockersmith married Elmer Drew Isham on 5 Nov. 1889. Ida was b. 10 Oct. 1870 and d. 15 July 1954 in Polk Co.
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 88 - Ida J. Hockersmith, b 10 Oct. 1870.
  3. [S462] Margaret Whippee, Hockersmith Email, Recipient: Robert L. Adams, Author E-mail: email address, Ida was b. 10 Oct. 1870 and d. 15 July 1954 in Polk Co.
  4. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 88 - Ida J. Hockersmith, m 6 Nov. 1889 Elmer D. Isham.
  5. [S462] Margaret Whippee, Hockersmith Email, Recipient: Robert L. Adams, Author E-mail: email address
  6. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 88 - Ida J. Hockersmith, res. Des Moines, Iowa.

Mary E. Smith1

F, #6389, b. 1860, d. 7 June 1920
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthMary E. Smith was born in 1860 in Ohio.G2
MarriageShe and John S. Hockersmith were married on 22 May 1892 in Madison County, Iowa.G3,4,2
DeathMary E. Smith died on 7 June 1920, at age ~60, in Madison County, Iowa.G5,2
BurialShe was buried in Winterset City Cemetery, Winterset, Madison County, Iowa.G

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S402] Madison Co., Iowa GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~iamadiso/, Obituary of Mary E. (Smith) Hockersmith (1920) viewed online 17 March 2008
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - John S. Hockersmith, m (2nd) 22 May 1892, Mary E. Smith.
  4. [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.
  5. [S402] Madison Co., Iowa GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~iamadiso/, Viewed 12 Dec 2006; CEMETERY/DEATH RECORDS compiled by Judy Wight Branson Hockersmith, J. S. b. no date d. 05 May 1894 Winterset Hockersmith, Mary E. b. 1859 d. 07 Jun 1920 Winterset

Emma C. Clements1

F, #6390, b. May 1855
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

Family: Louis F. Hockersmith b. 23 April 1851, d. 6 December 1906

DaughterAlice M. Hockersmith b. 27 August 1870
DaughterEva B. Hockersmith b. 4 January 1874

Biography

BirthEmma C. Clements was born in May 1855 in Iowa.GO2
MarriageShe and Louis F. Hockersmith were married on 31 October 1869.3

Citations

  1. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 56 - Louis F. Hockersmith, m 31 Oct. 1869, Emma C. Clements.
  2. [S36] GEDCOM File
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 57 - Louis F. Hockersmith, m 31 Oct. 1869, Emma C. Clements.

William Clements1

M, #6391
Last Edited26 May 1997

Family:

DaughterEmma C. Clements+ b. May 1855

Biography

MarriageWilliam Clements was married.1

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File

Alice M. Hockersmith1

F, #6392, b. 27 August 1870
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherLouis F. Hockersmith b. 23 April 1851, d. 6 December 1906
MotherEmma C. Clements b. May 1855

Biography

BirthAlice M. Hockersmith was born on 27 August 1870.2

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 88 - Alice M. Hockersmith, b 27 Aug 1870.

Eva B. Hockersmith1

F, #6393, b. 4 January 1874
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherLouis F. Hockersmith b. 23 April 1851, d. 6 December 1906
MotherEmma C. Clements b. May 1855

Biography

BirthEva B. Hockersmith was born on 4 January 1874.2

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 88 - Eva B. Hockersmith, b 4 Jan 1874.

Ray Franklin Hockersmith1,2

M, #6394, b. 19 August 1892, d. 1 March 1970
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherLouis F. Hockersmith b. 23 April 1851, d. 6 December 1906
MotherAnna Stout

Biography

BirthRay Franklin Hockersmith was born on 19 August 1892 in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa.GO+2,3
DeathHe died on 1 March 1970, at age 77, in University Hospital, Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa.G4
BurialHe was buried on 6 March 1970 in Greenwood Cemetery, Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa.G4
Alt. BirthHe has conflicting birth information of 19 August 1890 and Des Moines, Polk County, IowaGO+.4,5
OccupationHe worked as a a blacksmith on 5 June 1917 in Marshalltown, Marshall County, IowaG.2
WWI Draft RegistrationWWI Draft Registration: 5 June 1917, in Marshalltown, Marshall County, IowaG.2

Citations

  1. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles
  2. [S338] Compiler: Inc, MyFamily.com, WWI Draft Registrations, Url: http://www.ancestry.com, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2002. National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 4,277 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, Ray Franklin Hockersmith
  3. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 88 - Ray F. Hockersmith, b 19 Aug. 1892.
  4. [S386] MUSCATINE JOURNAL: RAY HOCKERSMITH, 79, dies after fall from building, Location: Muscatine, Iowa, Page: Page 2
  5. [S683] Social Security Administration Death Index, RAY HOCKERSMITH

A. D. Krous1

M, #6395
Last Edited9 December 2006

Family: Mary T. Hockersmith b. 1 April 1855

SonJohn C. Krous b. 23 August 1881

Biography

MarriageA. D. Krous and Mary T. Hockersmith were married on 10 March 1880 in Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas.G2

Citations

  1. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 57 - Mary T. Hockersmith, m A. D. Krous, (real estate business) Hutchinson, Kan.

Emma C. Vest1

F, #6396, b. January 1853
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

Biography

BirthEmma C. Vest was born in January 1853 in Iowa.GO1
MarriageShe and James B. Hockersmith were married on 15 February 1877 in Davis County, Iowa.G2

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 57 - James B. Hockersmith, m 15 Feb. 1877, Emma C. Vest, res., Bloomfield, Ia.

Elizabeth (?) Vest1

F, #6397
Last Edited26 May 1997

Family:

DaughterEmma C. Vest+ b. January 1853

Biography

MarriageElizabeth (?) Vest was married.1

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File

Duvie Hockersmith1

M, #6398
Last Edited26 May 1997

Parents

FatherJames B. Hockersmith b. 18 July 1857
MotherEmma C. Vest b. January 1853

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File

George Henry Hockersmith1

M, #6399
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherJames B. Hockersmith b. 18 July 1857
MotherEmma C. Vest b. January 1853

Biography

ResidenceHe had a residence estimated 1915 in Bloomfield, Phillips County, KansasG.2

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 88 - George Hockersmith.

Charles Dunbar1

M, #6400
Last Edited9 December 2006

Biography

MarriageCharles Dunbar and Vina Hockersmith were married.2

Citations

  1. [S36] GEDCOM File
  2. [S331] Compiler: John N. McCue, Henderson Chronicles, Page 57 - Vina Hockersmith, m Chas. Dunbar.