Posted By:Mary Weddle
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Subject:Re: Moninger's in Illinois
Post Date:June 19, 2000 at 11:42:37
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Forum:Moninger Family Genealogy Forum
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Hi Ruth, Well I do have information on John and Eve, as follows:
John Monninger,b Sep 21, 1778 place of birth unknown at this time. died Oct 1, 1837 and is buried in Riverview cemetary in Williamsport, Md. he was wed to Eve Catherine Bentz, on Oct 1, 1837 in Md. she was born Feb 4, 1784 in Washington Co., Md. and died Mar 31, 1844 in Washington Co., Md. she is the daughter of Jacob and Elizabeth (?) Bentz.
their children:
Mary b 8-23-1805 wed Dec 24, 1827 in Washington Co., Md to Richard Rowe and died May 5, 1827 She is buried in Bakersville Cemetery near Eakles Cross Road, in Washington Co, Md.
Henry, b Sep 17, 1809 we think in Hagerstown, Md. wed 1st Catherine abt 1830 in Washington Co and had two children, John born 1832 who wed Ann Wishard,moved to Illinois. and second Elizabeth Ann born 1833. Henry wed 2nd Elizabeth Cunningham and had six children. He died on June 24, 1853 in Washington Co., Md
Jacob, born Sep 2, 1813 died Nove 10, 1898 in Kansas. He wed on Nove 22, 1832 in Md. to Mary Catherine Hayden, they had 16 children, first 7 born in Hagerstown Md and others in Pioria Co. Illinois.
Sophia, Born Oct 29, 1815 died Jan 7, 1840 in Washington Co. Md buried in Riverview, Williamsport Md.
Catherin b Sept 26, 1818 in Berkeley, West Virginia married Jan 29, 1940 to Jacob Showe they had on son Isaiah bor 10-24-1844 in Tilghmonton, Washington Co., Md.
Jonathan Monninger born abt 1819 wed Nov 23, 1846 to Elizabeth David, 2nd to Ruann Thompson on sep 23, 1852 in Washington Co. Md no info on these families as yet.
William Monninger born abt 1820 wed Feb 25, 1845 to Lavinia Knodle in Washington Co., Md no info on this famiy as yet.
Sally, born abt 1822 and was wed to Mr McClanagan before 1837 as per her fathers will and probate records in Hagerstown Washingto Co. Md.
Amelia, born abt 1823 wed Dec 24, 1839 to Robert Taylor
Susanha, born Oct 1, 1825 in Washington Co. and died, Jan 11, 1842 Washington Co., Md.
John and Eve's son Jacob sold all of their household good to his mother and brother, (Henry) before going to Illinois. Henry's son John took his Uncle and Aunt to live near his family in Jones Hollow on the Farmington Road in Illinois.
I have this family traced to precent but we are still looking for the decendants of two sons. William born abt 1820 and Jonathan born about 1819.
I think Jonathans family might be in Illinois but we haven't found connections yet for either.
Any help you have would be great.
Does this help you?
Mary