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Subject:Zedekiah D. Wiggins, Hocking Co., OH, Family Group
Post Date:January 08, 2011 at 11:27:08
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This is an updated verson of that posted in the Wiggins forum. If you have documented additions/corrections, please write. Thanks!!

Zedekiah David Wiggins, b. 9 Jun. 1816, Ross, OH, d. 31 Jan. 1875, Hocking, OH, bu. Haynes Cem., Hocking, OH.
Parents: Thomas J. Wiggins, b. 8 Jan. 1768 Hampshire, VA, d. 14 Jul. 1835, Hocking, OH, bu. Haynes Cemetery, Salt Creek Tp., Hocking, OH, s/o Archibald Wiggins & Mary Flynt.
Ma. ca. 1790, Mason, KY? to Mary Ann (Polly) Dawson, b. 3 Sep. 1766 Mason County, Ky? d. 30 Dec. 1838, Hocking, OH, bu. Haynes Cem. d/o David Dawson, b. ca 1742, d. 1813, VA.
Zed. ma. 1st to Lucinda Haynes, b. 16 Apr. 1816, Oh, d. 20 Sep. 1862, Hocking, bu. Haynes Cem.
Parents: Frederick A. Haynes, b. 12 Sept. 1788, Berks, PA, d. 23 Feb. 1870, Salt Cr., Hocking, OH. Bu? ma. ca. 1803, PA? to Julia Ann Strawser, b. ca. 1788, PA, d. 21 July. 1870, Hocking, bu.?

Children:
1. Lucinda (?) b. ca. 1835, d. 1871?

2. George Washington b. 3 Oct. 1835, Pickaway, OH; d. 5 Jun. 1925, Cerro Gordo, IL, bu. Bement Cem., Bement, Piatt, ILL; ma. 28 Oct. 1857, Hocking, OH, to Caroline Ebert, b. 9 Apr. 1837, OH, d. 18 Aug. 1916, Piatt, ILL, bu. Bement Cem., Piatt, ILL.; dau. of Jesse Ebert & Elizabeth Stucky.
Children:
i. Mary J. (Mollie) 1858, OH, d. ?
ii. Jacob Hammond b. 11 July 1858, OH, d. 1 Jan. 1925, Decatur, ILL, bu. Monticello Tp. Cem., Piatt, ILL;
ma. 26 Oct. 1882, Piatt, ILL, to Alice (Allie) Ater, b. 1 July 1864, d. 7 Sept. 1910, bu. Monticello Cem., Piatt, ILL.
iii. Laura 1864-5, d. ?
iv. Ransford M. b. 19 Aug. 1866, Pickaway, OH, d. 28 Oct. 1924, Decatur, Macon, ILL, bu. Graceland Cem. Sect. E, ma. 31 Dec. 1891, Piatt, ILL, to Josephine (Josie) McFeeters, b. 8 May 1870, Dewitt, ILL, d. 15 May 1932, bu. Graceland; d/o Benj. McFeeters & Margaret Williamson.
v. John Sherman b. 1 Apr. 1868, Pickaway, OH, d. Aug. 1948, bu. Bement, ILL, ma. 13 Mar. 1892, Piatt, to Louella Smith, b. Nov. 1871, ILL, d.?
vi. Clara Bell b. 26 Dec. 1870, Deer Cr., Pickaway, OH, d. ?
vii. Samuel Otis, b. 1 Apr.. 1874, Salt Cr., Hocking, OH, ma. 4 Jan. 1899, Macon, ILL, to Attie Johnson, b. May 1877, ILL, d?
male b. 24 Mar. 1877, Salt Cr., Hocking;
male b. 6 Sept. 1880, Hocking.

Family moved to ILL, by 1885.

3. Julia Ann, b. 21 June 1838, d. 23 Feb. 1902, Clarksburg, Deerfield, Ross, OH; ma. 7 Aug. 1856, Hocking, OH, to Jesse Hosler b. 13 Mar. 1829, (Mar. 1830, 1900 census); d. 6 Feb. 1908, Deerfield, Ross, OH; bu?; s/o Jacob Hosler & Mary Ebert.
Children:
i. Lafayette, 20 May 1857, Pic'y., OH, d. 8 July 1937, New Holland; ma. Rosa Hancock;
ii. Wm. 1860-1;
iii. Henry 1862-3;
iv. Jenny Ferdilla b. Feb. 1866, d. 11 Jan. 1962, P'way, OH, ma. 31 Dec. 1889, P'y, OH to Loten Filmore Thomas b. Dec. 1858, d. ?;
v. Rosella 1864-5;
vi. James 1866-7 ma. Nancy Null;
vii Lucy M. May 1870, OH, d. after 1947; ma. 1889, Pic'y., OH, to Martin L. Beauman, b. 28 Nov. 1862, Pic'y., d. 6 May 1947, Madison, OH.;

viii. Mento Rebecca b. 20 Nov, 1873, Wmsport, Perry Tp., Pickaway, d. 2 Feb. 1941, Livingston, MO, bu. Wheeling Cem., MO**; ma. 7 Apr. 1898, Ross, OH, to Benjamin Gladstone Timmons b. 4 Aug. 1873, OH, d. 31 July 1929, bu. Wheeling Cem. (son, Jesse Hosler Timmons!!)
Moved before 1909, to MO.
** MO death record
http://www.sos.mo.gov/TIF2PDFConsumer/DispPDF.aspx?fTiff=/archives/DeptofHealth/Death/1941/1941_00007519.TIF
&Fln=990166.pdf

ix. Elmer C. b. 2 Nov. 1875, Pickaway, OH, d. 29 May 1945, Col's., OH, ma. Mabel Betts;
x. Charles D. b. 18 Sept. 1877, Pic'y, OH, d. Sept. 1971, Wmsport, Pic'y., OH. bu?, ma. 14 May 1902, Pic'y. to Vida M. Ater, b. July 1875, Pic'y, OH, d. after 1920.

4. Jordan b. ca. 1840, d.? after 1860, CW?
5. Henry J. b. 9 Feb. 1840, Hocking, Oh, d. 16 Oct. 1919, Homer, ILL, bu. GAR Cem., Homer.; ma. 31 Dec. 1867, Ross, OH, to Rosalie L. Eggleston, b. 21 May. 1847, d. 1919, bu. GAR Cem.; d/o Seth C. Eggleston, b. NY & Lucinda Cornwell b. Can.
Children: i. Pearl E. (male) ca. 1868-9, d. 10 Apr. 1938, ma. 3 Oct. 1892, Homer to Lettie White
ii. Charles B. b. 16 Jan. 1872, d. 20 Apr. 1935, bu. Homer; ma. Sept. 1882, Champ., ILL to Ida M. Parker, b. 1862, of Ludlow, ILL.; 2nd wife Daisy?
iii. Nellie L. W. b. 8 Mar. 1885, ILL, d. June 1907, Champ. ILL.
iv. Henry J. b. 29 Aug. 1880, Homer, ILL, d. 5 Feb. 1881, bu. ?
Family to ILL in 1878.

6. Jacob H. b. 25 Jan. 1842, d. 30 Sept. 1847, bu. Haynes.
7. Margaret E. b. 27 Nov. 1844, Hocking, d. 27 Dec. 1900, bu. Green Summit, ma. 26 Mar. 1868, Ross, OH, to Frederick W. Haynes, Jr., b. 23 Jan. 1841, d. 13 Mar. 1916, bu. Green Summit, Ross, OH.
Dau.: Rosella Haynes, b. 30 July 1870, Ross, d. 10 Dec. 1874, Ross, Gr. Summit Cem.
He ma. 2nd 10 Dec. 1905, Hocking, to E. Theresa Martin, b. 4 Dec. 1865, Hocking, d. 15 Nov. 1848, Laurelville, Hocking, OH, bu. Gr. Summit; d/o Alexander Martin & Elizabeth Hosler,

8. Ferdelia (Ferdilla) Jane b. 11 Mar. 1846, d. 1 Mar. 1890, Salt Cr., P'way, OH, bu. Green Summit, Cem., Ross, OH.
Ma. 29 Nov. 1866, Ross, OH, to Elijah Delong b. 16 Apr. 1844, Hocking, d. 20 Sept. 1927, Pickaway, OH, bu. Green Summit Cem., Adelphi, Ross, OH. Parents: Isaac Delong & Catherine Haynes.
Children:
i. Nelson 3 Oct. 1867, Pic'y., OH, d. 1951, Pic'y., bu. Green Summit, ma. Bertha Bowsher;
ii. Harley 14 Sept. 1871, Pic'y.
iii. Denny 1 Dec. 1873, Salt Cr., Pic'y., OH
iv. Nina J. b. 15 Jul. 1878, Cisco, Piatt, ILL, d. 11 Mar. 1958, Hocking, OH; ma. 28 Apr. 1900, Pic'y., OH, to Thomas E. Mettler b. 1872, Hocking, OH.
Elijah ma. 2nd 7 May 1891, Pic'y, OH. to Bessie Haynes
Ma. 3rd 22 Aug. 1895, Pic'y, OH to Lillie B. Lutz
This family lived for a time in Piatt, ILL, near her brother, Geo. W. Wiggins, before returning to Pic'y., OH.

9. Minerva b. 10 Oct. 1848, d. 19 Nov. 1913, Lancaster, FF, OH, bu. Adelphi, Ross, OH.
Ma. 1st 18 Mar. 1870, Ross, OH, to Samuel W. Jacoby, d. by 1879.
Ma. 2nd 13 Apr. 1979, Ross, OH, to Winfield Scott Koch, b. 28 Feb. 1853, Ross, OH, d. 11 May 1943, Lancaster, FF, bu.Green Summit Cem. Adelphi, Ross, OH Parents: Joseph Koch & Maria Stump.
Child: Pearl (m) b. ca. 1873-4.

10. Obed Nelson, b. 12 Jan. 1851, Pickaway, OH; d. 11 Nov. 1917, Ganado, Jackson, TX, Parents --- Wiggans & Lucy Hay.... Widower**; ma. 4 Feb. 1877, Ross, OH, to Laura M. Van Dyke, b. June 1851, NJ, d. after 1910, before 1917; bu. Jackson, TX. Parents UNK.
Children: Edward S. b. May 1890, OH; Nellie S. Oct. 1893, OH.
**TX death record

11. Durra (Dumah) b. 29 Mar. 1853, d. ca. 1877?
12. Jerome b. 8 Aug. 1855, d. 29 Dec. 1859, Haynes Cem.

13. Edward (Edmond) Smith b. 16 Apr. 1857, Hocking, OH(un-named male Wiggins born this date to Zedekiah & Lucinda Wiggins, birth recs., Hocking, OH!!), d. 9 May 1909, Woodward, OK, Elmwood Cem., Ma. ca. 1879, nr. Merrick, NE, to Mary R. Lane, b. 1857-8 NH, d. after Apr. 1892 to 1895 TX? OK? Her parents UNK.
Children of Edward & Mary R. Lane
i. Edith Louise b. Aug.-Sept. 1879, NE, d. 12 Nov. 1970, Ft. Worth, TX, bu. Ft. Worth, Tarrant, TX Ma. ca. 1903-4, TX? to Preston Floyd Maben b. 17 Mar. 1876, d. 20 Nov. 1951, Ft. Worth, TX, bu.?
ii. Frederick Hayworth, b. Sept. 1882, NE, d. 29 Jan. 1910, Woodward, OK, bu. Elmwood.
iii. Sidney Dillon b. 3 Apr 1890 in Granada, CO, nr. Lamar, d. 26 Apr. 1962, Lakewood, CA; ma. to Thelma Fern Fox.

iv. Bessie Maude b. 17 Aug. 1885, Anthony, Harper, KS, d. 2 Apr. 1975, Findlay, Hancock, MGC; ma. 16 Mar. 1909, Hancock(?) to Frederick James Elsea, Sr., b. 14 Dec. 1884, Jackson, Hancock, OH, d. 3 Dec. 1961, Findlay, OH, MGC.
v. Frank S. b. Apr. 1892, TX(poss. Ft. Worth), d. 27 May 1901, Woodward, OK, bu. Elmwood

Edward remarried Apr. 1894, Woodward, OK, to Elizabeth Shratler b. Apr. 1872, KS, d. 7 Mar. 1930, bu. Elmwood Cem., Woodw'd. City, Woodward, OK.
Children: Margaret b. Aug. 1895, OK & d?;; Edward S. b. 1908, OK, d. ?

Mary Lane Wiggins died after 1892, poss. in TX, & Bessie Maude lived and was reported in 1900 census in Ross Co., OH, with her aunt Minerva, ma. to Winfield Scott Koch. Bessie ma. then in Hancock, OH(?), to Fred. J. Elsea.

14. Susannah b. 27 Sept. 1861, d. 8 July 1934 unmarried

Zedekiah ma. 2nd 11 Jun. 1864, Hocking, OH to Mary L. Sherrick (Sharrock), b. ca. 1848, d. 20 Oct. 1871, poss. in Salt Creek, Hocking, OH.
Children:
15. Mary b. May 1864, OH, d. 1950 Decatur, ILL, bu. Graceland, Decatur, ILL; ma. 27 Nov. 1884, Piatt, ILL, to Lewis Drum b. 1858 (1900 census, b. Mar. 1860), d. 1928, bu. Graceland Cem. Sect. E, Mary reported in 1880 census, Piatt, ILL. with Elijah & Ferdelia (Della) Delong.
Children:
i. Della Oct. 1885, KS
ii. Dora Feb. 1888, ILL
iii. George Percy b. 5 Nov. 1891, d. 27 Apr. 1941, Decatur, ILL, bu. Graceland; ma. ca. 1912 to Edna --- b.? d. ?

16. Thomas J. b. Jan. 1865, d. 5 Mar. 1945, Wayne Tp., Champaign, OH;. ma. 10 Dec. 1885, Hocking, OH, to Johanna (Joannah) Martha Murlett b. ca. 1864, d. 25 June 1895, Colerain, Ross, OH. Parents: Thomas Murlett & Margaret ---.
Children:
i. Mame O. b. 22 July 1886, Pic'y. ma. 23 Oct. 1904, Ross, OH, to Clinton J. Truex, b. 5 Jan 1877, Adelphi, Ross, OH, d.?
ii. Marvin, b. 12 Aug. 1888, Circleville, OH, d. 11 May 1911, Circleville, Pic'y., OH, bu. Stoutsville, Perry, OH, single.
iii. Nellie b. 27 Jan. 1892, Perry, Pic'y, d?; ma. 3 Jan. 1916, Franklin, OH to Roy Shoemaker, b. 1892, Hocking, OH, d?

17. Christopher H. b. Nov. 1867, OH, d. ? in ILL. Listed in 1900 ILL census.

Ma. 3rd 2 Aug. 1872, Vinton, OH, to Catherine Abby, b. 1825-6, OH, VA/VA, d. ? after 1880; found with Seldon Abbey in Vinton, OH, 1860, wid. by 1870.


In Haynes Cem., Hocking, are more Wiggins':
1. Moses Wiggins, b. 8 Jul. 1794, d. 16 Jun. 1878, wife, Julia Ann Byrde,. b. 1794, d. 2 Jun. 1865
2. John Thompson Wiggins, b. 13 Sep. 1798, d. 8 Feb. 1875, wife, Nancy Shoots, b. 8 Nov. 1801, d. 3 May 1899.
These are poss. older brothers of Zed. Wiggins.

In Sand Ridge Cem., W. Lafayette, IN, is
3. Lemuel Green Wiggins, b. 4 Aug. 1792, Mason, KY, d. 10 Mar. 1847, Tippecanoe, IN, ma. 10 June 1812, Ross, OH, to wife, Mary Brown Wiggins, b. 8 Mar. 1792, NY, d. 16 Jan. 1843, Tippecanoe, IN, d/o Nathan Brown & Margaret Simpson