Posted By:Pam Drake
Subject:DRAKE's in Monroe Co. from 1840-1870
Post Date:January 26, 2005 at 22:18:02
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Forum:Monroe County, OH Genealogy Forum
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I'm still looking for information on my DRAKE family that lived in Monroe Co.for almost 30 years. Are all DRAKE families in Monroe Co.from 1840-1870 related? I would LOVE to hear from any DRAKE descendant! My 2xgreat-grandparents were: Thomas DRAKE & Hannah BROWNING. They were married in Harrison Co.,OH.on 25 Jan.1837. After the 1840 census they moved to Monroe Co. They had 10 children. Their names were: William,Benjamin,John,Thomas Carter(my line),George Washington,Mary,Wesley,Frederick,Cassandra & Esther Ann DRAKE. Circa 1869 most of this family moved to Wapello Co.,IA. Only William,George & Thomas Carter DRAKE remained in Ohio.

I'm also looking for proof of Thomas DRAKE's parents & siblings. Thomas DRAKE was born in 1810 MD.

Thanks for any help!


Pam Drake in IN.