Descendants of Delaware County Pioneers
Back Row: Nathaniel Rodgers Van Sickle, Shirley Ann Rodgers
Polly Whitney Horn, Judy Kiser Shumway, Joyce Edwards Stutler,
Suzanne Link Van Sickle Allen, Warren Owen, Thomas Gene Paul
Front Row: Winifred Rodgers Orahood, Suzanne Barton LeConey Stentz,
Mary Elaine LeConey Ebert, Mary Francis Daugherty, Linda Paul
Twenty Prove Ancestors were Pioneers
|For almost a year, a group of
researchers met in the Myers Inn to share their finds and
disappointments in locating documentation to prove their ancestors
were pioneers of Delaware County. Under the leadership of
Suzanne Allen and Ken Crowl, the right information was found, forms
completed and submitted. On May 8th, 2010, Certificates and
pins were awarded to those who completed the research.
Robert Messmore, of Xenia, worked with the Myers Inn group via email. He is a gold descendant of Aaron Welch, John Ross and Loretta Welch.
Sisters Mary Elaine Ebert and Suzanne Stentz are gold descendants of Daniel Green Thurston, Frances Thayer, Vinal Stewart Thurston and Thomas Barton. They are silver descendants og Ann Plant, Mary Elizabeth Thurston, Sarah Jenkins, and James Barton.
Ancestors Delaware Countians by December 31, 1830
|Robert Messmore, of Xenia, worked with
the Myers Inn group via email. He is a gold descendant of
Aaron Welch, John Ross and Loretta Welch.
Sisters Mary Elaine Ebert and Suzanne Stentz are gold descendants of Daniel Green Thurston, Frances Thayer, Vinal Stewart Thurston and Thomas Barton. They are silver descendants of Ann Plant, Mary Elizabeth Thurston, Sarah Jenkins, and James Barton.
Warren Owen is a gold descendant of Ebenezer Goodrich, Daniel Green Thurston, Frances Thayer, Elizabeth "Betsy" Dixon, Thomas Mullen, Edward D. Cockrell Sr., Elizabeth Dawson, Edward Cockrell jr., Vinal Stewart Thurston, Sarah Cockrell, and Oliver Mullen. He is a silver descendant of Ann Plant, Hiram Payne, Lydia Adaline Goodrich, John R. Perry, George Perry and
Polly Horn is a gold descendant of Horace Whitney and a Silver Descendent of Eliza Swallow and Robert Wilson Whitney.
Joyce Stutler is a gold descendant of Eli Edwards and a silver
descendant of John Edwards.
Shirley Van Sickle, Nathaniel Van Sickle James Rodgers, Winifred Orahood, Barry Orahood, and Larry Orahood are Silver descendants of James Rodgers and Ezekial Rodgers.
Chadwick Van Sickle and Nathaniel Van Sickle are gold descendants of Peter Van Sickle, Elias Van Sickle, and Isaac Van Sickle. they are silver descendants of Myron Decatur Van Sickle, John M. Frost, Stephen Frost, and Nathaniel Frost.
Thomas Paul and Jerry Paul are gold descendants of Benajah Cook, Cassandra Fanning, and John Cook. The are silver descendants of Nathan Paul and Cary B. Paul.
Two others received pioneer certificates. James May silver
descendant of Walter and Daniel B. May. Lawrence Minor is a
gold descendant of Michael Dilsaver, Hannah Coon and Elizabeth
Dilsaver and a silver descendant of Emanuel Hite.
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