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Boat(w)right Family Genealogy in America

RESEARCH NOTES 1981 - 1989







Daniel 1810 VA Jasper IO 1838 r Son of ValentineSr, b 8-20-1810 in Cumberland Co VA. He moved to Highland Co OH in 1836, then to IO in 1838. He was a farmer and auctioneer. He m Elizabeth Montgomery ca 1834. *BollyB or BoleyB b ca 1833 prob Cumber- land Co VA. She d 1909 at Bethany, Harrison Co MO. She married. *MadisonValentine b 1835 prob Cumberland Co VA d 1907 Kellogg, Jasper Co IO m (1) Amanda Selph in 1861 (2) MaryEliza- beth Auten in 1867. *John b ca 1837 prob Highland Co OH d young at Kellogg. He was a school teacher, believed not to have married. *Nancy b ca 1839 prob Jasper Co IO res in CA m Mr Winters ca 1857. *Susan b ca 1841 prob Jasper Co IO m Mr Charity ca 1859 res Halls Summit KS; she living there in 1928. *Anna b ca 1843 prob Jasper Co. m Mr Zimmerman ca 1861 res MO. *Molly b ca 1845 prob Jasper Co. Daniel 1829 Polk IO Believed to be son of Daniel/Sophie Wickersham. Tradition he b VA, however his Army Discharge 12-8-1864 shows him 30 years old and b Montgomery, Daviess Co IN; another rcd he b 2-17-1832; his gravestone b 1829. His gravestone he d 3-23-1911; a rcd(?) shows 3-11-1911. He d Lancaster, Atchison Co KS bur at Lancaster. Tradition he left Roanoke, Roanoke Co VA in early youth, settled in IO, enl Company I, 39th Regt IO Inf Commanded by LT R.C. Hunter 8-12-1862 Medical Discharge from svc of USA 12-8-1864 Keokuk, IO. He 5' 7 3/4" tall, blue eyes, light complex, brown hair. He a farmer when enl. Tradition his father and bros on CSA side; result family completely seperated. After disch he homestead near Lancaster, KS where lived rest of life. He m (1) Martha Callender (b 1840) 1-15-1859; she d 2-5-1892 bur Maple Grove Cemetery Effingham, Atchison Co KS. Mar (2) HelenaLouise (Kapelle) Benton (1866- 1927), a Widow. She dau HenryE Kapelle and Louise Salter, b 11-14-1866 in Denmark d 3-3-1927 at Atchison. She m (1) William Benton b 4-6-1854 KY d 12-31-1903. Daniel/Helena had no children. Chldn Daniel/Martha b place unknown: *AmandaM b 7-8-1861 d 12-15-1876. *NancyArabelle b 1-17-1863 d 1922 m Henry McLenon. *DavidH b 2-17-1865 m Anna. *SamuelD b 12-5-1867 d 8-27-1951 at Lancaster, Atchison Co m Alice Chapman in Oct 1899 at Belleville, Re- public Co KS. *SophieE b 11-2-1869 d 2-8-1924 Nortonville, Jefferson Co KS. *JohnM b 8-18-1870 d Mitchel- ville, Polk Co IO. *CharlotteA b 2-26-1872 d 8-15-1876. *JarardL AKA Jad b 2-13-1879, Runella, Polk Co IO d 1-23-1953 Denton, Doniphan Co KS m Nellie Putnam 12-31-1902. *Fred b ca 1880 d Colfax, Jasper Co IO. DavidH 1865 Polk IO DavidH b 2-17-1865 m Anna. Son of Daniel/Martha Callender.


EgbertG 1826 VA Jasper IO 1914 d EgbertGarnett b 10-1-1826 Buckingham Co d 7-30-1914 Newton, Jasper Co IO while on a visit there. He m TeresaA Oldaker (1835-1908) on 3-4-1855. Son of Jonas/ MaryA Montgomery.


Fred 1880 Polk IO Fred b ca 1880 d Colfax, Jasper Co IO. Son of Daniel/Martha Callender.


GeorgeW 1857 OH Tama IO 1935 d GeorgeWesley b 10-16-1857 d 10-16-1935 at Tama, Tama Co IO, m NannieJane Keeney 6-25-1883 Indianola, Warren Co IO. Son of EgbertG/TeresaA Oldaker.


JacobG 1835 KY Taylor IO 1854 m JacobGates b 9-5-1835 Graves Co KY d 8-26-1923 Joplin, Jasper Co MO m (1) ClarissaCaroline Cook 10-3-1854 at Bed- ford, Taylor Co IO (2) MaryJMustain Duff, Widow, 1-11-1908 at Joplin. Son of WilliamV/Sally Wadkins. JarardL 1879 Polk IO JarardL AKA Jad b 2-13-1879, Runella, Polk Co IO d 1-23-1953 Denton, Doniphan Co KS m Nellie Putnam 12-31-1902. Son of Daniel/Martha Callender. JohnM 1870 Polk IO JohnM b 8-18-1870 d Mitchelville, Polk Co IO. Son of Daniel/Martha Callender.


SamuelD 1867 Polk IO SamuelD b 12-5-1867 d 8-27-1951 at Lan- caster, Atchison Co KS, m Alice Chapman Oct 1899 at Belleville, Republic Co KS. Son of Daniel/Martha Callender.


Valentine 1820 VA Polk IO He d six mo before his last child b in June/July 1857, Adelphia, Polk Co IO. He had a bro Daniel res near Horton, Brown Co KS ca 1910; a bro went to CA before 1900. He a farmer res IN before emigrating to IO. He m MaryE Johnson b 1823 IN; she d Adelphia. After he d, she m John Love. *Sarah b ca 1842 IN m John Crewse. *Daniel b ca 1844 IN m Eliza Spencer. *David b 1846 IN m Ann Whittington. *Ambrose b ca 1850 Camp Twp, Polk Co IO, m MaryJane Stuart, d 12-22-1908 at Des Moines, Polk Co IO. *Granville b ca 1853 Camp Twp IO, a twin of Henry, m Phoebe Fox, d Des Moines IO 1938. *Henry b ca 1853 Camp Twp IO, a twin of Granville, m Lydia Hershman. *Valentine b 1-21-1857/58 Camp Twp, m AmyAnn Herr 9-5-1883 at Des Moines, d 4-23-1942.


           a = Appraisal or administration of estate
           b = Birth
           c = Census
           d = Death
           l = Entry in Deed Book or other land record; can be mortgage data
           m = Marriage
           w = Will exists, existed or possibly exists
           p = Pension or possible pension
           r = Residence
           t = Tax Record
           i = Inventory of estate
           + = Sometime after the year
           - = Sometime before the year


              * = Son or Daughter
              / = Relationship of individual not identified
              - = Simply points out the entry

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