Geauga County OH

Biography of Colonel William R. Tolles

Colonel William R. Tolles, President of the San Bernardino Board of Trade and one of the most enterprising and public-spirited citizens of the county, was born in Litchfield County, Connecticut, in 1823. His father was one of the original settlers of the famous “Western Reserve” in northern Ohio, having moved there and settled in Geauga …

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Roll Of Capt. Norman Canfield’s Company

(Probably from Geauga County) Served from August 22, until August 30, 1812. Capt. Norman Canfield Lieut. Allen Humphrey Ensign Horace Taylor Sergt. Chandler Pears Sergt. Benjamin Andrews Corp. Ichabod Pomeroy Corp. Elijah Douglas Privates Bond, Joseph Elliott, Chester Elwell, John Hale, Jesse Hasher. John R Kellog, Aranda King, Hosea King, Isaiah King, Nathaniel Peare, Menick …

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Biographical Sketch of Thomas Hubbard Bushnell

Bushnell, Thomas Hubbard; lawyer; born, Burton, O., Aug. 17, 1856; son of Ebenezer and Julia Baldwin Bushnell; public school and university education, B. A. 1882, M. A., 1885, Western Reserve College (now Western Reserve University, Adelbert college); married, Columbus, O., Oct. 23, 1889, Sophia Ballard; issue, five children; with Union Rolling Mill Company, this city, …

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Roll Of Capt. James Thompson’s Company

(Probably from Geauga County) Served from August 22, until August 29, 1812. Capt. James Thompson Lieut. Samuel Hardy Ensign John Hopkins Sergt. Lewis Smith Sergt. Benjamin Wells Sergt. Theodorus Miller Sergt. Heathman Thomas Corp. Seth Risley Corp. William Thompson Corp. James Heathman Corp. Elijah Webster Drummer, John Granger Fifer, Joseph Young Privates Brown, Benoni Dustin, …

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Thomas Jefferson Todd of Nebraska

Thomas Jefferson Todd6, (Caleb5, Gideon4, Gideon3, Michael2, Christopher1) born March 11, 1803, at Fairfield, Herkimer County, N. Y., died Aug. 10, 1880, at Plattsmouth, Neb., married May 12, 1830, Mary Smith at Kiantone, Chautauqua County, N. Y. In the year 1832, they removed to Jamestown, N. Y.; in 1836 they went to Geauga County, Ohio; …

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Biographical Sketch of Frederick Baldwin Senter

Senter, Frederick Baldwin; mnfr. of lubricating oils; born, Bedford, O., April 6, 1864; son of John and Jane Boyle Senter; educated, common and high school and Spencerian Business College; married, Middlefield, O., Dec. 25, 1889, Kate Donaldson, one daughter, Margaret, and one son, Talmadge; took active part in Bedford civic improvements; promoted establishment of public …

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Roll Of Capt. William N. Hudson’s Company

(From Geauga or Portage Counties.) Served from August 24, until August 31, 1812. Capt. William N. Hudson Ensign Erastus Creary Corp. Ashbel Gilmore Privates Archer, William Jr. Archer, William Sr. Eames, Isaac Gilmore, Samuel Kent, Elihu L Lacey, George D. Lacey, Jaspar B McConnaughey, Porter D. Minor, John Osborn, Alexander Sheffield, Alpheus Sheffield, Leroy Singletary, …

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Roll Of Capt. Clark Parker’s Company

(Probably from Geauga County) Served from August 22, until October 2, 1812 Part served from December 1, until February 27, 1813. Capt. Clark Parker Lieut. Caleb G. Foges Ensign, Caleb Baldwin Sergt. William P. Scott Sergt. Jared Nicholson Sergt. Theodore Royes Sergt. Jonathan Russell Sergt. Stephen Worthington Sergt. Jonothan Hill Sergt. Moses Allen Sergt. Stephen …

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Biographical Sketch of Maynard Hale Murch

Murch, Maynard Hale; dealer in securities; born, Chardon, Ohio, Nov. 3, 1874; son of Maynard Hale and Lucy Marion Stephison Murch; Adelbert College, Western Reserve University, class 1899, Ph. B.; married, March 22, 1905, Leah Mildred Daggett; issue, one son, Maynard Hale Murch, III; editorial staff Plain Dealer, 1898-1902; 1902-1909, employed by banking houses in …

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