Hannah Freestone

F, b. 1826, d. 23 January 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was James.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHannah Freestone married Benjamin James Jr, son of Benjamin James Sr.
Birth1826Hannah Freestone was born in 1826 at Ohio.
Death23 January 1868She died on 23 January 1868.

Children of Hannah Freestone and Benjamin James Jr

Lydia James

F, b. 11 August 1843
Father*Benjamin James Jr b. 1805, d. 7 Oct 1863
Mother*Hannah Freestone b. 1826, d. 23 Jan 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 February 1864As of 25 February 1864,her married name was Abrahams.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 August 1843Lydia James was born on 11 August 1843.
She was the daughter of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.
Marriage25 February 1864Lydia James married David Abrahams on 25 February 1864 at Madison, Iowa.

Josiah James

M, b. 25 December 1841, d. 13 January 1870
Father*Benjamin James Jr b. 1805, d. 7 Oct 1863
Mother*Hannah Freestone b. 1826, d. 23 Jan 1868
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 December 1841Josiah James was born on 25 December 1841.
He was the son of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.
Death13 January 1870Josiah James died on 13 January 1870 at age 28.

Sally James

F, b. 30 March 1845
Father*Benjamin James Jr b. 1805, d. 7 Oct 1863
Mother*Hannah Freestone b. 1826, d. 23 Jan 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name28 December 1865As of 28 December 1865,her married name was Combs.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 March 1845Sally James was born on 30 March 1845.
She was the daughter of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.
Marriage28 December 1865Sally James married Benjamin F. Combs, son of Jacob Noah Combs and Sarah Ann Vangundy, on 28 December 1865.

Susan James

F, b. 8 November 1847
Father*Benjamin James Jr b. 1805, d. 7 Oct 1863
Mother*Hannah Freestone b. 1826, d. 23 Jan 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1867As of 1867,her married name was Rutherford.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 November 1847Susan James was born on 8 November 1847.
She was the daughter of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.
Marriage1867Susan James married William Rutherford in 1867.

Martha James

F, b. 24 September 1850
Father*Benjamin James Jr b. 1805, d. 7 Oct 1863
Mother*Hannah Freestone b. 1826, d. 23 Jan 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Bishop.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMartha James married A. Bishop.
Birth24 September 1850Martha James was born on 24 September 1850.
She was the daughter of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.

Solomon James

M, b. 1 April 1855
Father*Benjamin James Jr b. 1805, d. 7 Oct 1863
Mother*Hannah Freestone b. 1826, d. 23 Jan 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSolomon James was also known as Selemen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 April 1855Solomon James was born on 1 April 1855.
He was the son of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.

Rhoda James

F, b. 14 August 1857, d. 29 January 1868
Father*Benjamin James Jr b. 1805, d. 7 Oct 1863
Mother*Hannah Freestone b. 1826, d. 23 Jan 1868
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 August 1857Rhoda James was born on 14 August 1857.
She was the daughter of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.
Death29 January 1868Rhoda James died on 29 January 1868 at age 10.

Almon James

M, b. 14 August 1857, d. 14 February 1904
Father*Benjamin James Jr b. 1805, d. 7 Oct 1863
Mother*Hannah Freestone b. 1826, d. 23 Jan 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlmon James was also known as Almen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 August 1857Almon James was born on 14 August 1857.
He was the son of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.
Marriage18 September 1879Almon James married Maggie McCenkey on 18 September 1879.
Death14 February 1904Almon James died on 14 February 1904 at age 46.

Annon James

M, b. 10 December 1860
Father*Benjamin James Jr b. 1805, d. 7 Oct 1863
Mother*Hannah Freestone b. 1826, d. 23 Jan 1868
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 December 1860Annon James was born on 10 December 1860.
He was the son of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.

Benjamin James Sr.

M, b. 1765, d. 1820
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBenjamin James Sr. was also known as Big Ben.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1765Benjamin James Sr. was born in 1765.
Death1820He died in 1820.

Child of Benjamin James Sr.

Mary Polly Cox

F, b. 1807, d. 1843
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name20 September 1827As of 20 September 1827,her married name was James.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1807Mary Polly Cox was born in 1807.
Marriage20 September 1827She married Benjamin James Jr, son of Benjamin James Sr., on 20 September 1827.
Death1843Mary Polly Cox died in 1843.

Child of Mary Polly Cox and Benjamin James Jr

David Abrahams

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage25 February 1864David Abrahams married Lydia James, daughter of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone, on 25 February 1864 at Madison, Iowa.

William Rutherford

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage1867William Rutherford married Susan James, daughter of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone, in 1867.

A. Bishop

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageA. Bishop married Martha James, daughter of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone.

Maggie McCenkey

F, b. 7 October 1861, d. 25 August 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 September 1879As of 18 September 1879,her married name was James.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 October 1861Maggie McCenkey was born on 7 October 1861.
Marriage18 September 1879She married Almon James, son of Benjamin James Jr and Hannah Freestone, on 18 September 1879.
Death25 August 1952Maggie McCenkey died on 25 August 1952 at age 90.

Josephine Meier

F, b. 28 March 1921, d. 8 November 2001
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 November 1944As of 21 November 1944,her married name was Eischen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 March 1921Josephine Meier was born on 28 March 1921.
Marriage21 November 1944She married John Lawrence Eischen Jr., son of John Eischen Sr. and Margaret George, on 21 November 1944.
Death8 November 2001Josephine Meier died on 8 November 2001 at age 80.

Marie (?)

F, d. before March 2012
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Eischen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMarie (?) married Carl F. Eischen, son of John Eischen Sr. and Margaret George.
Deathbefore March 2012Marie (?) died before March 2012.

Edna J. Benston

F, b. 31 March 1902, d. December 1982
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Eischen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEdna J. Benston married Sylvester John Eischen, son of John Eischen Sr. and Margaret George.
Birth31 March 1902Edna J. Benston was born on 31 March 1902.
DeathDecember 1982She died in December 1982 at age 80.

Harriet (?)

F, d. before March 2012
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Eischen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHarriet (?) married George J. Eischen, son of John Eischen Sr. and Margaret George.
Deathbefore March 2012Harriet (?) died before March 2012.

Dorothy (?)

F, d. before March 2012
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Eischen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageDorothy (?) married Edward Peter Eischen, son of John Eischen Sr. and Margaret George.
Deathbefore March 2012Dorothy (?) died before March 2012.

Celestine Corzilius

F, b. 30 July 1915, d. 12 February 2011
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Eischen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCelestine Corzilius married Harry John Eischen, son of John Eischen Sr. and Margaret George.
Birth30 July 1915Celestine Corzilius was born on 30 July 1915.
Death12 February 2011She died on 12 February 2011 at age 95 Celestine Eischen, the daughter of John and Josephine (Hecket) Corzilius was born on July 30, 1915 in Cherokee, Iowa. Her childhood years were spent near Maryhill where she attended school and graduated from Maryhill in 1928. After high school, she attended and graduated from Mount St. Mary?s in May of 1932. She worked at the AAA Office prior to her marriage. On January 18, 1944, Celestine was united in marriage to Harry Eischen at the Maryhill Visitation Catholic Church. She lived and worked in Cherokee her entire life. She was an avid card player and enjoyed quilting. On February 12, 2011, Celestine passed away at Country Side Estates in Cherokee at the age of 95. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry in 1980 and her daughter Ruth in 2008. She is survived by her children: Leo and Cathy Eischen of Cherokee, IA, Ralph and Barb Eischen of Minneapolis, MN, Monica Eischen and Tony Moulton of Atlanta, GA, and Mary and Scott Carnes of Cherokee, IA; seven grandchildren: Megan Eischen, Edi Eischen, Casey McKenzie, Emily Eischen, Tyler Eischen, Sarah Carnes, and Katie Carnes; two great-grandchildren: Britton McKenzie and Xavier McKenzie; as well as other relatives and friends.

Harold W. Donaldson

M, b. 12 May 1913, d. 27 September 1990
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 May 1913Harold W. Donaldson was born on 12 May 1913.
Marriage22 February 1938He married Rita Mary Rupp, daughter of Henry Frank Rupp and Anastasia Kohns, on 22 February 1938.
Death27 September 1990Harold W. Donaldson died on 27 September 1990 at age 77.

Children of Harold W. Donaldson and Rita Mary Rupp

Lester H. Donaldson

M, b. 27 December 1939, d. 11 June 2000
Father*Harold W. Donaldson b. 12 May 1913, d. 27 Sep 1990
Mother*Rita Mary Rupp b. 9 Sep 1918, d. 17 Jul 2010
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 December 1939Lester H. Donaldson was born on 27 December 1939.
He was the son of Harold W. Donaldson and Rita Mary Rupp.
Death11 June 2000Lester H. Donaldson died on 11 June 2000 at age 60.

June Donaldson

F, d. 1954
Father*Harold W. Donaldson b. 12 May 1913, d. 27 Sep 1990
Mother*Rita Mary Rupp b. 9 Sep 1918, d. 17 Jul 2010
Life EventDateDescription
June Donaldson was the daughter of Harold W. Donaldson and Rita Mary Rupp.
Death1954June Donaldson died in 1954.

Ivan Bernard Rupp

M, b. 6 February 1932, d. 22 February 1996
Father*Henry Frank Rupp b. 9 Oct 1886, d. 13 Jun 1954
Mother*Anastasia Kohns b. Jul 1889, d. 28 Apr 1952
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 February 1932Ivan Bernard Rupp was born on 6 February 1932 at Cherokee, Iowa.
He was the son of Henry Frank Rupp and Anastasia Kohns.
Death22 February 1996Ivan Bernard Rupp died on 22 February 1996 at age 64.

Gerald Meyer

M

Edna Adele Morris

F, b. 26 March 1920, d. 30 March 2012
Father*William Morris b. c 1892
Mother*Margaret Smolen b. c 1892
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Walker.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEdna Adele Morris married Theodore Charles Walker.
Birth26 March 1920Edna Adele Morris was born on 26 March 1920 at New York City, New York.
She was the daughter of William Morris and Margaret Smolen.
Death30 March 2012Edna Adele Morris died on 30 March 2012 at age 92 Edna Adele Walker, 92, of Spartanburg, passed away Friday, March 30, 2012, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. Born March 26, 1920, she was the daughter of the late William and Margaret Smolen Morris, wife of the late Theodore Charles Walker, and sister of the late William Morris, Jr. Mrs. Walker was born in New York City, NY and lived in New Jersey and Vermont before retiring to South Carolina. Although she worked for many years, her primary career and joy was her family. She loved baking, and was an accomplished cake decorator. She spent many years supporting her husband's passion, barbershop singing, and was renowned for her afterglows. She also enjoyed painting and being active in her church. She leaves behind one son. Theodore Walker, Jr. and wife Aline of San Diego, CA; two daughters, Virginia (Ginny) Burgess and husband Dick of Spartanburg, and Dorothy Walker and husband Sam Aloni of Lilburn, GA; ten grandchildren, Theodore Walker, III, Anne Walker, Nancy Kaase, Caroline Walker and Morgan Walker of San Diego, CA, Meredith Gabbitas of Austin, TX, Barbara Burgess and Richard Burgess, Jr. of Spartanburg, Lindsay Finnegan and Asher Aloni of Lilburn, GA; 12 great-grandchildren (one of whom predeceased her), two great-great-grandchildren; dear friend Amelia Dickerson of Spartanburg; and numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be conducted at St. Margaret's Episcopal Church Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at 1:00 p.m. by the Rev. Alan Leonard. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her name to St. Margaret's Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 160024, Boiling Springs, SC 29316.

William Morris

M, b. circa 1892
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilliam Morris married Margaret Smolen.
Birthcirca 1892William Morris was born circa 1892 at New York.

Children of William Morris and Margaret Smolen

Margaret Smolen

F, b. circa 1892
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Morris.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMargaret Smolen married William Morris.
Birthcirca 1892Margaret Smolen was born circa 1892 at New York.

Children of Margaret Smolen and William Morris