Franklin County OH

Biographical Sketch of John Alvin Alburn

Alburn, John Alvin; lawyer; born, Pennsylvania, Feb. 9, 1879; son of John Frederick and Cecelia Luebben Alburn, educated, Rayon High School, Youngstown, Ohio; A. B., Adelbert College, Cleveland; O. B. K. and Magna A. M., Western Reserve University; LL. B., W. R. U. Law School; married, Columbus, O., Oct. 10, 1911, Maybelle Murphy; one daughter, …

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Roll Of Capt. David Lists’ Company

(From Franklin County) Served from July 28, 1813 until September 6, 1813. Capt. David List Lieut. Peter Bawsher Ensign Daniel Puncher Sergt. Henry Grim Sergt. Henry Spiker Sergt. Dunovan Reed Sergt. David Hostetter Corp. George List Corp. Phillip, Sanfoss Corp. Daniel Swaggert Corp. John Clark Musician, Jacob Grove Privates Bawm, Jacob Bawsher, Anthony Bell, Joseph …

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Biographical Sketch of Edward Walter Cunningham

Cunningham, Edward Walter; civil engineer; born, Allegheny, Pa., March 14, 1872; son of Robert H. and Virginia R. Loy Cunningham; educated, public schools and Ohio State University (civil engineer, class 1894); married, Ripley, W. Va., Oct. 10, 1900, Daisy R. Robinson; issue, Odell Virginia; structural draftsman to 1895; construction supt. 1895-1898; junior engineer, corps of …

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Roll Of Capt. Joseph Vance’s Company (Dragoons)

(Probably from Franklin County) Served from August 24, until October 14, 1812. Part served from August 1, until Sept. 4. 1813 Capt. Joseph Vance Lieut. Joseph Grate Lieut. Jacob Read Lieut Jacob Keller Cornet, Francis Stewart Sergt. Daniel Liggert Sergt. Benjamin Steward Sergt. John M. White Corp. Henry Weston Corp. Daniel McFarland Corp. Adam Reed …

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Biography of Orrin Backus

Orrin Backus, a horticulturist and businessman of Riverside, was born in Columbus, Ohio, March 16, 1822. His father, Andrew Backus, and mother, Bathsheba (King) Backus, were natives of Massachusetts, and representatives of old colonial families. Andrew Backus was a soldier of the war of 1812-’14; he enlisted twice, first under Captain Chase, again under Captain …

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Roll Of Capt. Joseph Gorton’s Company

(Probably from Franklin County) Served from August 25, until October 10, 1812. Capt. Joseph Gorton Sergt. Mathew Mathews Drummer, Andrew Corpus Privates Badger, William Bailie, Stewart Benton, Nathan Breckenrige, James Gordon, John Grubb, Jacob Hopper, Robert Instice, John John, John McNutt, William Moody, James Overdeer, Jacob Penix, Edward Primrose, William Robertson, Francis Simmons, John Webb, …

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Biographical Sketch of Albert Harlow Bates

Bates, Albert Harlow; patent lawyer; born, Cincinnati, O., Jan. 24, 1869; son of Cyrus S. and Lavena S. Bates; educated, Kenyon Military Academy, Gambier, O.; Brooks Military Academy, Cleveland; Lehigh University; graduated, 1889, Mechanical Engineer, Ohio State University; graduated, 1892, LL. B.; married, Atlanta, Ga., Oct. 11, 1904, Kathleen Jones; two daughters, Margaret and Elizabeth; …

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Hubert Grey Todd of New Orleans LA

Hubert Grey Todd9, (James A.8, Alfred7, Caleb6, Caleb5, Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Sept. 1, 1872, in Sherman, Mich., married Jan. 16, 1907, Annie Lee, daughter of Frederick A. and Lee J. (Guice) Dicks, who was born Oct. 30, 1876, in Natchez, Miss., her father having been born in Mississippi and her mother in Minnesota. …

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Roll Of Capt. Chancey Barker’s Company

(Probably from Franklin County) Served from Augrust 24, until September 15, 1812. Part served from May 4, until May 27, 1813. Capt. Chancey Barker Lieut. Samuel Maynard Ensign Hector Kilbourn Sergt. Eliphalet Barker Sergt. Ethan Palmer Sergt. Berkley Comstock Sergt. Silas Barlow Corp. William Thompson Corp. Abraham Phelps Corp. William Derrickson Corp. Isaac Harrison Musician, …

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Biographical Sketch of Benjamin D. Nicola

Nicola, Benjamin D.; attorney; born, Italy, March 17, 1879; son of Vincenzo and Pasqua Miraldi Nicola; educated, Urichsville, O., High School, 1897; Ohio State University 1897-1901, LL. B., 1900; married Midvale, O., June 29, 1905, Harriet M. Stuckey; issue, four children, Kenneth, Esther, Margaret and Samuel; has practiced law in Cleveland since Jan. 1, 1905; …

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Biographical Sketch of Oliver N. Chamberlain

Chamberlain, Oliver N.; architect; born, Portsmouth, O., Oct. 10, 1882; son of Irwin and Mary J. Finy Chamberlain; educated, common schools, Portsmouth, O., and private instructor at Columbus, O.; married, Sandusky, July 22, 1905, Carrie Iona Richards; one child; ten years work at practical construction work; two years in the general contracting business, in Cleveland; …

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