Posted By:Phyllis Gauss
Subject:Re: Kerby/Kirby Family
Post Date:September 24, 2012 at 13:51:30
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Forum:Harrison County, OH Genealogy Forum
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b. 1855 Freeport, Harrison Co OH
d. 1-18-1880 Monroe, Harrison Co OH
probably from complications of childbirth.
It's possible Benj also died.

According to his death record and census James was b 1850-52

James is alone 1880 Harrison Co, so he probably farmed the kids out, and they are enumerated with a different name.
Common name, so this may be a different person, but thought it best to list.
8-5-1880 James F KIRBY m. Isabel GRIMES, Harrison Co.
Mary Etta KIRBY b 12-7-1891 Tuscarawas Co d/o James KIRBY/Isabella GRIMES.
Maggie KIRBY b 3-3-1890 Tusc...James/Belle GRIMES

1900 Wash. Twp, Tuscarawas OH
Phoebe M 69 b 3-1831 OH Germany PA; wd; 6ch/4surviving
William O 22 11-77 OH OH OH; son[should be gson]

Mill Twp, J Emma KIRBY 21 8-78 is a servant for Dr Geo BLICKENSDERFER[dentist] and wife
Marriage Intent
9-21-1904 Emma J KIRBY b Freesport OH [parents not listed]-Charles BLIKENSDERFER b Dover Twp, Tuscwaras OH s/o Peter F BLIKENSDERFER/Sarah E WEST

1870 Franklin, Harrison Co OH
William 42 OH
Phebe M 39 OH
James F 18 OH
Zilph 16 OH
A----12 OH [female]
Phoebe M 4 OH
GREENWALT, Elizabeth 66 PA

6-9-1886 Phoebe M KIRBY m. Cyrus A RICHER. Tusc. OH