Posted By:Chris Wade
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Subject:Rev Rufus SMITH of United Brethern b 1833 OH m WHEELER
Post Date:May 01, 2009 at 15:45:45
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Forum:Ashtabula County, OH Genealogy Forum
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Rev Rufus SMITH b 1833 OH, s/o Elon SMITH and Corintha GILLETT. Rufus Smith m Sarah Jane WHEELER on Oct 8, 1854 and lived in Ashtabula Co, OH in 1860. By 1863 he was a minister in United Brethern church and served as minister in at least the following locations:

-New Lebanon, Mercer Co, PA: 1863
-Geneva, Greenwood Twp Crawford Co PA: ca mid 1870's
-Maple Grove, French Creek Circuit PA: 1878-9
-Corry Mission, Union City Mission, New Ireland: 1891-92

The family is found living in Sugar Grove, Warren, PA in 1900. I think Rufus died in 1911 and Sarah Jane in 1925. Would like to know burial place?

family of Rufus SMITH and Sarah Jane WHEELER:
-Patty Maria b 1858 m 1) Cenatus LAWSON 2) M D LEWIS
-Chester Earl b 1861 m Elizabeth YORK
-Juda Corintha b 1864 m Will WEBB
-Rufus Eugene b 1869 m Hattie REW
-Sarah Jane b 1869 (twin) d 1870
-Elmer Anson b 1873 m Grace WHEELER

Looking for any descendants or information regarding this family. I have quite a lot of information to share on the parents, grandparents and siblings of Rufus, most of whom lived in Monroe Twp, Ashtabula Co OH.