Some genealogical notes on families mentioned in the foregoing records - taken from The History of Jefferson County and Steubenville, Ohio and other sources.(not indexed)
McCOY - Robert McCoy came from Washington Co., PA. - was a farmer. His son James McCoy was born in Washington Co., PA. He married Jane Day/was a farmer/a sheriff/and was in the Civil War, in the same troop as his brother George B. McCoy, who died in Andersonville, Georgia prison.
McCOY- John McCoy was born Oct. 3, 1836 in Cross Creek Twp., Jefferson Co., Ohio and was the son of James and Jane (Day) McCoy. He married Mary Dinsmore in March, 1876, daughter of Samuel and Fannie (Leonard) Dinsmore.
McCOY- Armstrong McCoy, resident of Cross Creek Twp. Jefferson Co., Ohio Martha McCoy married James Dinsmore
DINSMORE - Samuel and Fannie Dinsmore. Samuel was a farmer in Cross Creek Twp.
GAULT- Davison S. Gault was born Aug. 6, 1845 and died April 20, 1898 in Cross Creek Twp. He was a farmer, the son of John Gault, and a Presbyterian. On Nov. 30, 1871, he married Nancy E. Stark, daughter of James and Margaret (Todd) Stark-granddaughter of Joshua and Rebecca (Wilson) Todd-granddaughter of James and Elizabeth Stark.
GAULT- John J. Gault was born Sept., 7, 1872 in Cross Creek Twp.,Jefferson Co.,OH. He was the son of David S. and Nancy Emma (Stark) Gault, the grandson of James and Mary (Todd) Stark, and grandson of John and Mary (Davidson) Gault.
THOMPSON- Robert Thompson was born Aug. 8, 1830 in Belmont Co., OH, the son of Isaiah and Ellen (Grant) Thompson. He came to Cross Creek with his father at 5 yrs. Old in 1835, married in 1858 to Nancy Stark, daughter of James and Elizabeth (McGee) Stark.
STARK- ISSUE of James and Elizabeth (McGee) Stark-Walter-James-William-Robert-Mathew-Marian-Mary (married William Hanlon)-Eliza (married William Porter)-Nancy (married Robert Thompson) and their ISSUES are:-Mary E., born Cross Creek Twp. (married James Cable)-James (married Ada Welday)-William W.-Elizabeth-Grace.
DAILY- James Daily was born March, 1843, Jefferson Co., OH/was a farmer and the son of James and Elizabeth (Simonson)(Myers) Daily. James was a basket maker/made a trip to sell his wares and never returned. Their ISSUE: John-David (who died in the Civil War)-James (married Oct. 26, 1865 to Eliza Jane Foster, born in Ireland, Oct. 7, 1844, daughter of Robert and Martha Foster.
HANLIN - Susan Creswell Hanlin, born in Washington Co., PA, April 22, 1838, daughter of Samuel and Mary (Cunningham) Creswell (M.E. Church), married William R. Hanlin, Feb. 7, 1861. William was born in Washington Co., PA, July 15, 1836 and died May 11, 1878. They removed to Jefferson Co., OH in 1872. He was the son of Alexander and Margaret (Gracey) Hanlin, grandson of a Hanlin also born in PA and in Revolution.
STONE- William D. Stone, born in Cross Creek Twp, Jefferson Co., OH was the son of John Stone, a pioneer of Cross Creek Twp. William was a farmer and married Elizabeth Harris. Their ISSUE:-Charles E.-Mary Valenda-Ermina-Emma-Jesse-Edward B. (born Oct. 23, 1857)(married Mary Margaretta Cunningham, who died May 11, 1905, daughter of Baxter Cunningham.
STARK- James G. Stark, born June 1749, Island Creek Twp., was the son of Robert and Eliza (Winters) Stark, Presbyterian. Robert was born 1823 and married about 1846. They had nine children-James G. Stark (married 1878 to Minerva Ekey, and had 5 children) . Minerva was the daughter of Robert Ekey.
DAY- Rachel Day married William Holmes June 24, 1803.
The following is exactly as it appears in the original church records and is not a complete list.
|James Robertson - 6 Nov 1875
John Stone -10 Aug 1874
Nancy Stone - 8 Jul 1880
Elizabeth Stark - 1866
Jane Ekey - 27 Oct 1873
Samuel Dinsmore - 1 Mar 1879
Francis Dinsmore - 1869
Sarah Dinsmore - Apr 1868
Martha McCoy - 1865
Isabel Winters - 1859
Elizabeth McCoy - Jul 1872
Elizabeth Elliott - 1861
Geo. B. McCoy - 1865
Margaret Patterson - 1868
Elizabeth Mickey - Feb 1860
|John Dinsmore - 1868
Elizabeth Dinsmore - 1880
B. Collins - 1861
Chapman - 1866
James Chalfant - 1870
Catherine Porter - Jan 1875
Geo. Day - 2 Apr 1849
Andrew Anderson - Apr 1842
Jane Stone - 1849
Jane Holmes - Dec 1842
Allen Hanlon - ? Dec 1853
Susan Hanlon - Aug 1847
Elizabeth Young - Apr 1847
James Stark - 1851
Mary Johnston - Nov 1845
A house of worship having been erected in Cross Creek township, Jefferson Co., Ohio in the summer of 1837. At a meeting of the Presbytery of Steubenville in the spring to answer a petition was presented for the organizing there of a Presbyterian Church, and the Rev. Charles C. Beatty was appointed to organize a church.
Church of Cross Creek
Born 15 Sep 1872.
Born May 1863
Born 13 Aug 1867
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