George H. Miller

M, b. circa 1849
Father*Jacob S. Miller b. c 1800, d. b 1880
Mother*Armilda Edwards b. Apr 1825, d. a 1900
Census DateLocation
1850Mahaska, IowaGeorge H. Miller was listed in Jacob S. Miller's household on the 1850 Census at Mahaska, Iowa.1
1860Jackson, Poweshiek, IowaGeorge H. Miller was listed in Jacob S. Miller's household on the 1860 Census at Jackson, Poweshiek, Iowa.2

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: , Mahaska, Iowa; Roll: M432_187; Page: 167; Image: 197.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Jackson, Poweshiek, Iowa; Roll: M653_339; Page: 5; Image: 6.

Bacon Thomas

M, b. March 1836
Census DateLocation
1900Lincoln, Shelby, IowaBacon Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa.1

Children of Bacon Thomas and Emeline Miller

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa; Roll: T623_459 Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 173.

Freda Thomas

F, b. August 1877
Father*Bacon Thomas b. Mar 1836
Mother*Emeline Miller b. Mar 1856
Census DateLocation
1900Lincoln, Shelby, IowaFreda Thomas was listed as a daughter in Bacon Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa; Roll: T623_459 Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 173.

Alice Thomas

F, b. July 1883
Father*Bacon Thomas b. Mar 1836
Mother*Emeline Miller b. Mar 1856
Census DateLocation
1900Lincoln, Shelby, IowaAlice Thomas was listed as a daughter in Bacon Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa; Roll: T623_459 Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 173.

Richard Thomas

M, b. January 1888
Father*Bacon Thomas b. Mar 1836
Mother*Emeline Miller b. Mar 1856
Census DateLocation
1900Lincoln, Shelby, IowaRichard Thomas was listed as a son in Bacon Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa; Roll: T623_459 Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 173.

Jennie Thomas

F, b. February 1891
Father*Bacon Thomas b. Mar 1836
Mother*Emeline Miller b. Mar 1856
Census DateLocation
1900Lincoln, Shelby, IowaJennie Thomas was listed as a daughter in Bacon Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa; Roll: T623_459 Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 173.

Oliver Thomas

M, b. April 1894
Father*Bacon Thomas b. Mar 1836
Mother*Emeline Miller b. Mar 1856
Census DateLocation
1900Lincoln, Shelby, IowaOliver Thomas was listed as a son in Bacon Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa; Roll: T623_459 Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 173.

Max Thomas

M, b. February 1896
Father*Bacon Thomas b. Mar 1836
Mother*Emeline Miller b. Mar 1856
Census DateLocation
1900Lincoln, Shelby, IowaMax Thomas was listed as a son in Bacon Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa; Roll: T623_459 Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 173.

William C. Welborn

M, b. October 1853, d. after 1900
  • William C. Welborn was born in October 1853 at Indiana.
  • He married Margaret M. (?) circa 1878.
  • William C. Welborn died after 1900.
Census DateLocation
1900Sherman, Furnas, NebraskaWilliam C. Welborn was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska.1

Children of William C. Welborn and Margaret M. (?)

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska; Roll: T623_927 Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 68.

Margaret M. (?)

F, b. January 1859, d. after 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1878As of circa 1878,her married name was Welborn.
  • Margaret M. (?) was born in January 1859 at Missouri.
  • She married William C. Welborn circa 1878.
  • Margaret M. (?) died after 1900.
Census DateLocation
1900Sherman, Furnas, NebraskaMargaret M. (?) was listed as wife in William C. Welborn's household on the 1900 Census at Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska.1
     Margaret M. (?) had 8 with 7 living in 1900 children.

Children of Margaret M. (?) and William C. Welborn

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska; Roll: T623_927 Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 68.

Leslie C. Welborn

M, b. August 1878
Father*William C. Welborn b. Oct 1853, d. a 1900
Mother*Margaret M. (?) b. Jan 1859, d. a 1900
Census DateLocation
1900Sherman, Furnas, NebraskaLeslie C. Welborn was listed as a son in William C. Welborn's household on the 1900 Census at Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska; Roll: T623_927 Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 68.

Laurance Welborn

M, b. August 1878
Father*William C. Welborn b. Oct 1853, d. a 1900
Mother*Margaret M. (?) b. Jan 1859, d. a 1900
Census DateLocation
1900Sherman, Furnas, NebraskaLaurance Welborn was listed as a son in William C. Welborn's household on the 1900 Census at Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska; Roll: T623_927 Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 68.

William E. Welborn

M, b. May 1883
Father*William C. Welborn b. Oct 1853, d. a 1900
Mother*Margaret M. (?) b. Jan 1859, d. a 1900
Census DateLocation
1900Sherman, Furnas, NebraskaWilliam E. Welborn was listed as a son in William C. Welborn's household on the 1900 Census at Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska; Roll: T623_927 Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 68.

Ludella J. Welborn

F, b. December 1885
Father*William C. Welborn b. Oct 1853, d. a 1900
Mother*Margaret M. (?) b. Jan 1859, d. a 1900
Census DateLocation
1900Sherman, Furnas, NebraskaLudella J. Welborn was listed as a daughter in William C. Welborn's household on the 1900 Census at Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska; Roll: T623_927 Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 68.

Rosanna A. Welborn

F, b. November 1891
Father*William C. Welborn b. Oct 1853, d. a 1900
Mother*Margaret M. (?) b. Jan 1859, d. a 1900
Census DateLocation
1900Sherman, Furnas, NebraskaRosanna A. Welborn was listed as a daughter in William C. Welborn's household on the 1900 Census at Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska; Roll: T623_927 Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 68.

Mary J. Welborn

F, b. June 1896
Father*William C. Welborn b. Oct 1853, d. a 1900
Mother*Margaret M. (?) b. Jan 1859, d. a 1900
Census DateLocation
1900Sherman, Furnas, NebraskaMary J. Welborn was listed as a daughter in William C. Welborn's household on the 1900 Census at Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Sherman, Furnas, Nebraska; Roll: T623_927 Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 68.

Amelia Helen Gulkeison

F, b. circa 1889
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name22 February 1911As of 22 February 1911,her married name was Steele.

Altazana Crow

F, b. 1 January 1860, d. 13 October 1913
Altazana Crow Steele
Father*Samuel Jackson Crow b. 11 Aug 1828, d. 3 Aug 1904
Mother*Elisabeth Leas b. 7 Sep 1833, d. 21 May 1876
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAltazana Crow was also known as Altozano.
Name VariationAltazana Crow was also known as Altazena.
Married NameMarch 1883As of March 1883,her married name was Steele.
  • Altazana Crow was born on 1 January 1860 at Indiana also reported as Ohio; also reported as Jan 1863.
  • She was the daughter of Samuel Jackson Crow and Elisabeth Leas.
  • Altazana Crow married James Henry Steele, son of David B. Steele and Elizabeth Ralston, in March 1883.
  • Altazana Crow died on 13 October 1913 at Charles Mix, South Dakota, at age 53.
  • She was buried after 13 October 1913 at Pleasant Lawn Cemetery, Geddes, Charles Mix, South Dakota.
    Altazana Steele tombstone
Census DateLocation
1900Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South DakotaAltazana Crow was listed as wife in James Henry Steele's household on the 1900 Census at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
1910Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South DakotaAltazana Crow was listed as wife in James Henry Steele's household on the 1910 Census at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
     Altazana Crow had 6 with 6 living in 1900 children.

Children of Altazana Crow and James Henry Steele

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1547 Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 74.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1478; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 90; Image: 271.

Stella Steele

F, b. 4 March 1890
Father*James Henry Steele b. 3 Sep 1854, d. 16 Sep 1948
Mother*Altazana Crow b. 1 Jan 1860, d. 13 Oct 1913
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationStella Steele was also known as Delia.
Census DateLocation
1900Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South DakotaStella Steele was listed as a daughter in James Henry Steele's household on the 1900 Census at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
1910Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South DakotaStella Steele was listed as a daughter in James Henry Steele's household on the 1910 Census at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1547 Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 74.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1478; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 90; Image: 271.

Carl Steele

M, b. 11 May 1892
Father*James Henry Steele b. 3 Sep 1854, d. 16 Sep 1948
Mother*Altazana Crow b. 1 Jan 1860, d. 13 Oct 1913
Census DateLocation
1900Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South DakotaCarl Steele was listed as a son in James Henry Steele's household on the 1900 Census at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
1910Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South DakotaCarl Steele was listed as a son in James Henry Steele's household on the 1910 Census at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1547 Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 74.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1478; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 90; Image: 271.

John Henry Steele

M, b. 3 September 1888
Father*James Henry Steele b. 3 Sep 1854, d. 16 Sep 1948
Mother*Altazana Crow b. 1 Jan 1860, d. 13 Oct 1913
Census DateLocation
1900Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South DakotaJohn Henry Steele was listed as a son in James Henry Steele's household on the 1900 Census at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1547 Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 74.

Pearl Steele

F, b. 17 September 1894
Father*James Henry Steele b. 3 Sep 1854, d. 16 Sep 1948
Mother*Altazana Crow b. 1 Jan 1860, d. 13 Oct 1913
Census DateLocation
1900Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South DakotaPearl Steele was listed as a daughter in James Henry Steele's household on the 1900 Census at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1547 Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 74.

Henry Weyand

M, b. 28 February 1761, d. 20 November 1822
Father*John Nicholas Weigand b. 8 Mar 1726, d. 7 Mar 1799
Mother*Maria Elizabeth Marr b. 24 Jun 1734, d. 5 Feb 1800
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHenry Weyand was also known as Weygand.
Name VariationHenry Weyand was also known as Weigand.
Name VariationHenry Weyand was also known as Weingand.
Name VariationHenry Weyand was also known as Wyand.
Name VariationHenry Weyand was also known as Heinrich.
  • Henry Weyand was born on 28 February 1761 at Stouchsburg, Berks, Pennsylvania, also reported as England; also reported as 28 Feb 1764.
  • He was the son of John Nicholas Weigand and Maria Elizabeth Marr.
  • Henry Weyand married Elizabeth Weiser, daughter of John Conrad Weiser and Maria Margaret Batdorf, on 1 November 1789 at Stouchsburg, Berks, Pennsylvania.
  • Henry Weyand died on 20 November 1822 at Northumberland, Pennsylvania, at age 61.
    Himmel church Rebock, Northumberland, PA church records - Page 282 - Weyand, Henry and Elizabeth birth and death dates
  • He was buried after 20 November 1822 at Saint Peters Lutheran Church Cemetery, Red Cross, Northumberland, Pennsylvania.
  • His estate was probated on 8 December 1822 at Northumberland, Pennsylvania, Be it Remembered that on the 11th day of December A.D.1822 Before me John Oyster Register for said county, personally came Abraham McKinne, Michael Kniss two of the subscribing witnesses to the above will, who, being duly swarn according to law saith that they were personally present & did see Henry Weyand the Testator sign seal & declare the above writing to be the last will & testament & that at the time of sodoing the said Testator was of sound & disposing mine & memory, as the deponents do believe & that they witnessed the same will at the request & in the presence of Testator, in the presence of each other, and that they names Abraham McKinney & Michael Kniss and Deponents own handwriting, Abraham McKinney, Michael Kniss sworn and Subscribed Before John Oyster.
    Be it Remembered that on the eleventh day of December, Before John Oyster Register was proved and approved the last will and Testament of Henry Weyand and decd late of Lower Mahaney, of which the proceeding is a true copy and that Letters of Testamentary in due and common form of Law issued to the Executor therein named.
    Witnessess hand John Oyster, Register.
    Will of Henry Wegand (Weyand) - Northumberland, PA - 04 Nov 1822 - probate 8 Dec 1822
Census DateLocation
7 August 1820Lower Mahanoy, Northumberland, PennsylvaniaHenry Weyand was listed as the head of a family on the 1820 Census at Lower Mahanoy, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, surname listed as Wyand; Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 1; Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 1; Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1; Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1; Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1.
     Excerpt from "Biographical History of Tippecanoe, White, Jasper, Newton, Benton ..., Volume 2":
Henry Weyand, was a native of England, and during his boyhood was brought by his parents to America, where he followed the occupation of farming. His children were Peter, Jonathan, Daniel, Mrs. Shaeffer and Mrs. Spiker.
Biographical History of Tippecanoe..., Volume 2 - Isaiah Weyand biography incl Henry Weyand page 589
Henry Weyand left a will on 4 November 1822 at Northumberland, Pennsylvania, In the name of God Amen, I Henry Wegand (Weyand) of the Township of Lower Mahaney in the County of Northumberland, and the State of Pennsylvania being weak in body, but of sound and perfect mind and memory, Blessed be Almighty, God You the same, do make and publish this my last Will & Testament in manner and form following to wit, Principally, and first of all, I commend my immortal soul into the hands of God, who gave it, and my body to the earth, to be buried in a decent and Christian like manner at the disention of my Executors herein after named, and as to such worldly estate, where with it hath pleased God to bless one in this life, I give and dispose of the same in the following manner to wit,
1st, I order and direct that my funeral expenses and Doctors bills be paid then all my other Debts
2nd, I give and devise unto my beloved wife Elizabeth her choice of two cows, two sheep, two hogs, the light wagon the clock, table, two beds and bedding and as much kitchen furniture as she shall think proper to take and my Executors shall buy for my wife a good new stove and shall give her twenty five dollars in cash as soon as it can be collected and tho shall also have her choice of live Coverleads.
3rd, I give and devise into my Beloved Wife Elizabeth the one hundred acres of land, the mansion house, and Barn and the appurtenances there unto belonging, where I now live on the North side of Mahaney Creek during her natural life. And immediately after her decease my Executors shall sell the said land and make a sufficient deed to the purchaser, and also sell the Personal Estate that is left by my wife and the money arising there from shall be Equally divided amongst my children,
4th, I give and bequeath the unto my son Jonathan my Gray horse as his own property
5th, I order and direct that the remainder of my personal Estate be appraised and sold as the law directs. And further I order that my Executors shall sell at private or Publick sale as they shall think best, and when the forty eight acres of land on the east side of Mahaney Creek and make a deed to the purchaser for the same. And the money arising from the sale of the land and personal Estate together with my outstanding debts after paying as before mentioned, the remainder shall be Equally Divided amongst my children or their survivors.
And lastly, I nominate, constitute and appoint my Beloved son Peter Wegand (Weyand) and my son-in-law Peter Speaker (Spyker) to be the Executors of my Will hereby revoking all other wills, legacies and bequests, by me heretofore, made and declaring this and no other to be my last will and Testament in Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand, seal the fourth day of November one thousand eight hundred and twenty two.
Henry Wegand (seal)
Signed, sealed, published, pronounced and declared by the said. Testator, as his last will and Testament, in the presence of us who in his presence, and at his request have Subscribed as Witnesses.
Abraham McKinney, Michael Kniss, Northumberland County sct.

Children of Henry Weyand and Elizabeth Weiser

Daniel Weyand

M, b. 11 May 1807, d. 19 March 1896
Father*Henry Weyand b. 28 Feb 1761, d. 20 Nov 1822
Mother*Elizabeth Weiser b. 6 Sep 1764, d. 10 Feb 1826
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDaniel Weyand was also known as Wyand.
  • Daniel Weyand was born on 11 May 1807 at Lebanon, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of Henry Weyand and Elizabeth Weiser.
  • Daniel Weyand married Eliza Beckley, daughter of John Beckley and Martha Sweeney, on 29 June 1830.
  • Daniel Weyand died on 19 March 1896 at Royal Center, Cass, Indiana, at age 88 also reported as March 1894.
  • He was buried after 19 March 1896 at Cline Cemetery, Royal Center, Cass, Indiana.
Census DateLocation
7 August 1820Lower Mahanoy, Northumberland, PennsylvaniaDaniel Weyand was referenced on Henry Weyand's household in the 1820 Census at Lower Mahanoy, Northumberland, Pennsylvania; surname listed as Wyand; Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 1; Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 1; Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1; Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1; Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1.
1850Boon, Cass, IndianaDaniel Weyand was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Boon, Cass, Indiana.1
23 June 1860Boon, Cass, IndianaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Boon, Cass, Indiana.2
20 September 1870Boone, Cass, IndianaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Boone, Cass, Indiana.3
June 1880Boone, Cass, IndianaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Boone, Cass, Indiana.4
     Daniel Weyand, the father of our subject, was born May 11, 1807, in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, and when twenty-one years of age removed to Marion County, Ohio, where he was married. He learned and followed the hatter's trade in Sunbury, that state, and was also the owner of an eighty-acre farm there. About 1837 he came to Indiana, settling in Boone Township, Cass County, where he became the owner of four hundred acres of land, of which he placed two hundred and forty acres under the plow. It was all in its primitive condition at the time of the purchase, but he succeeded in transforming much of it into rich fields. He was a very energetic and industrious man, although of moderate stature, being five feet and six inches in height and weighing one hundred and fifty pounds. In politics he was a Democrat, and filled the offices of school trustee and postmaster of Center, Indiana. Religiously he was connected with the Christian Church. He died in March, 1894, and his remains were interred in the Kline graveyard at Royal Center. His wife, who was born in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, May 19, 1810, died October 9, 1886. Their children were as follows: Isaiah was the eldest. Israel, born November 13, 1832, died at the age of forty years. Enoch Beckley, born September 11, 1834, now resides in Vernon County, Missouri. He married Phoebe Jane Grant, and after her death wedded Mattie McGee. His children, all born of the first marriage, were Harriet, Eliza, Lottie, Alice, Leonard, Emma, Ella and Nettie. John Henry, born September 28, 1836, and now a resident of Cass County, Indiana, married Sarah Burton, and their children are Julietta, Granville, Florence and Bertha. Simon Peter, born May 9, 1839, died January 14, 1889. Isaac Spiker, born March 21, 1841, and now a resident of South Dakota, married Margaret Needles, who died leaving two children. George Washington, who was born in Royal Center, January 31, 1844, is now an undertaker there; he married Mina Cramer, and their children are Morris, Addie, Hamilton, and several who died in early childhood. Lucy, born June 20, 1847, died on the 2nd of August of the same year and was the youngest of the family. Peter K. Spyker witnessed LAND CONTRACT on 30 November 1830 at Marion, Ohio; sold land to Daniel Wyand (brother-in-law); page 577; witnesses Martha Beckly; Phebe Vanbuskirk. Daniel Weyand purchased land on 16 September 1834 at Ohio Land Description: 1 NESW 1ST PPM No 4 S 16 E 28. He migrated in 1836 at Cass, Indiana. In 1841 at Cass, Indiana, Royal Center was so named by Daniel Weyand, father of George Weyand, who lived in the area and became the first postmaster when the post office was established in 1841. In 1883 Daniel and Eliza (Beckley) Weyand, natives of Pennsylvania, and born respectively May 11, 1807, and May 19, 1811. Daniel Weyand learned the trade of a hatter; at this majority, he went to Marion County, Ohio, engaged in farming and was there married, June 29, 1830. In 1836, he located in Cass County, Ind., then an almost unpopulated district, entered Government land, and was one of the earliest settlers of northwestern Indiana. He and wife are yet living in Boone Township, adjoining the southern line of this county.

Children of Daniel Weyand and Eliza Beckley

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Boon, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M432_137; Page: 387A; Image: 401.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Boon, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M653_247; Page: 802; Image: 288; Family History Library Film: 803247.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Boone, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M593_302; Page: 36B; Image: 76; Family History Library Film: 545801.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Boone, Cass, Indiana; Roll: 268; Family History Film: 1254268; Page: 192C; Enumeration District: 022; Image: 0020.

Eliza Beckley

F, b. 19 May 1810, d. 9 October 1886
Father*John Beckley b. 23 Mar 1781, d. 15 Feb 1862
Mother*Martha Sweeney b. 17 May 1781, d. 17 Feb 1863
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEliza Beckley was also known as Elizabeth.
Married Name29 June 1830As of 29 June 1830,her married name was Wyand.
  • Eliza Beckley was born on 19 May 1810 at Northumberland, Pennsylvania, also reported as 19 MAY 1811.
  • She was the daughter of John Beckley and Martha Sweeney.
  • Eliza Beckley married Daniel Weyand, son of Henry Weyand and Elizabeth Weiser, on 29 June 1830.
  • Eliza Beckley died on 9 October 1886 at Royal Centre, Cass, Indiana, at age 76.
  • She was buried after 9 October 1886 at Cline Cemetery, Royal Center, Cass, Indiana.
Census DateLocation
1850Boon, Cass, IndianaEliza Beckley was listed in Daniel Weyand's household on the 1850 Census at Boon, Cass, Indiana.1
23 June 1860Boon, Cass, IndianaEliza Beckley was listed in Daniel Weyand's household on the 1860 Census at Boon, Cass, Indiana.2
20 September 1870Boone, Cass, IndianaEliza Beckley was listed in Daniel Weyand's household on the 1870 Census at Boone, Cass, Indiana.3
June 1880Boone, Cass, IndianaEliza Beckley was listed as wife in Daniel Weyand's household on the 1880 Census at Boone, Cass, Indiana.4
     Eliza Beckley migrated in 1836 at Cass, Indiana. She had 8 with 6 living in 1883 children.

Children of Eliza Beckley and Daniel Weyand

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Boon, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M432_137; Page: 387A; Image: 401.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Boon, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M653_247; Page: 802; Image: 288; Family History Library Film: 803247.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Boone, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M593_302; Page: 36B; Image: 76; Family History Library Film: 545801.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Boone, Cass, Indiana; Roll: 268; Family History Film: 1254268; Page: 192C; Enumeration District: 022; Image: 0020.

Simon Peter Weyand

M, b. 9 May 1839, d. 14 January 1889
Father*Daniel Weyand b. 11 May 1807, d. 19 Mar 1896
Mother*Eliza Beckley b. 19 May 1810, d. 9 Oct 1886
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSimon Peter Weyand was also known as Wyand.
  • Simon Peter Weyand was born on 9 May 1839 at Cass, Indiana.
  • He was the son of Daniel Weyand and Eliza Beckley.
  • Simon Peter Weyand married Emily Guss on 15 March 1871.
  • Simon Peter Weyand died on 14 January 1889 at Winamac, Indiana, at age 49.
Census DateLocation
1850Boon, Cass, IndianaSimon Peter Weyand was listed in Daniel Weyand's household on the 1850 Census at Boon, Cass, Indiana.1
23 June 1860Boon, Cass, IndianaSimon Peter Weyand was listed in Daniel Weyand's household on the 1860 Census at Boon, Cass, Indiana.2
     SIMON WEYAND was born in Cass County, Ind., May 9, 1839, and is one of the six children living, in a family of eight, born to Daniel and Eliza (Beckley) Weyand, natives of Pennsylvania, and born respectively May 11, 1807, and May 19, 1811. Daniel Weyand learned the trade of a hatter; at this majority, he went to Marion County, Ohio, engaged in farming and was there married, June 29, 1830. In 1836, he located in Cass County, Ind., then an almost unpopulated district, entered Government land, and was one of the earliest settlers of northwestern Indiana. He and wife are yet living in Boone Township, adjoining the southern line of this county, and Mr. Weyand has been in what is now Pulaski County when it did not contain a single white inhabitant. Simon Weyand received in his youth a good common school and academical education. In 1862, he went to Oregon and was for four years engaged in teaching and clerking. In 1866, he went to California and was there also employed a year in teaching. The fall of 1867, he returned and entered the law office of Hon. D.P. Baldwin, of Logansport. The spring of 1869, he came to Winamac and engaged in law practice, and in 1878, was elected Prosecuting Attorney, serving until 1880. In 1876, in partnership with T.W. Thomas, he began compiling abstracts, and in 1880, withdrew from the practice of law and has since devoted himself entirely to the abstract business, and has now the only complete set of abstract books in the county. He is a Democrat and a member of the Masonic fraternity. He was married, March 15, 1871, to Miss Emily Guss, who was born in Pulaski County May 15, 1848, and to this union have been born two children - Marshall (deceased) and Dora.

Children of Simon Peter Weyand and Emily Guss

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Boon, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M432_137; Page: 387A; Image: 401.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Boon, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M653_247; Page: 802; Image: 288; Family History Library Film: 803247.

Emily Guss

F, b. 15 May 1848, d. 1923
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 March 1871As of 15 March 1871,her married name was Weyand.

Children of Emily Guss and Simon Peter Weyand

John Marshall Weyand

M, b. 1872, d. 1872
Father*Simon Peter Weyand b. 9 May 1839, d. 14 Jan 1889
Mother*Emily Guss b. 15 May 1848, d. 1923
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Marshall Weyand was also known as Marshall.

Dora L. Weyand

F, b. 1873, d. 1953
Father*Simon Peter Weyand b. 9 May 1839, d. 14 Jan 1889
Mother*Emily Guss b. 15 May 1848, d. 1923
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 June 1894As of 27 June 1894,her married name was Dukes.

George Washington Weyand

M, b. 31 January 1844, d. February 1923
Father*Daniel Weyand b. 11 May 1807, d. 19 Mar 1896
Mother*Eliza Beckley b. 19 May 1810, d. 9 Oct 1886
  • George Washington Weyand was born on 31 January 1844 at Indiana.
  • He was the son of Daniel Weyand and Eliza Beckley.
  • George Washington Weyand married Almina Kramer on 30 December 1866 at Cass, Indiana.
  • George Washington Weyand died in February 1923 at age 79.
Census DateLocation
1850Boon, Cass, IndianaGeorge Washington Weyand was listed in Daniel Weyand's household on the 1850 Census at Boon, Cass, Indiana.1
23 June 1860Boon, Cass, IndianaGeorge Washington Weyand was listed in Daniel Weyand's household on the 1860 Census at Boon, Cass, Indiana.2

Children of George Washington Weyand and Almina Kramer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Boon, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M432_137; Page: 387A; Image: 401.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Boon, Cass, Indiana; Roll: M653_247; Page: 802; Image: 288; Family History Library Film: 803247.