|Posted By:||Michael DeLorenzo|
|Subject:||Wesley Noland b.1833 son of Wesley & Martha Noland|
|Post Date:||November 10, 2004 at 02:46:33|
|Forum:||Shelby County, OH Genealogy Forum|
Not my family line, just sharing.
The following Biographical sketch was copied from the book "HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY COUNTIES OF WHITE AND PULASKI, INDIANA. Historical and Biographical. Illustrated. Chicago; F.A. Battey & Co., Publishers. 1883.
page 744, Van Buren Township, Pulaski County, Indiana.
"WESLEY NOLAND was born in Montgomery County, Ohio, August 25, 1833, and is a son of WESLEY and MARTHA NOLAND, natives of Virginia. The mother died in Shelby County, Ohio, in the spring of 1847. The father moved to White County, Indiana, re-married, and four years later moved to Madison County, where his second wife died. He then returned to Shelby County, where he died in 1867. His children were named as follows: CATHERINE, JAMES, DAMAS, WILLIAM, MARY, PHILIP, DRUSILLA, SARAH A., JOHN W., and WESLEY. At about his nineteenth year, WESLEY NOLAND went to California, where he mined two years, and then returned to Cass County, Indiana, where he purchased a farm. He was married, December 25, 1853, to SARAH J. KORNER, who was born in Seneca County, Ohio, April 28, 1837. In 1857, he sold his farm and purchased the one on which he now lives in this township. MRS. NOLAND died July 25, 1865, and August 5, 1867, he married SUSANNAH COUNTS, a native of Shelby County, Ohio. MR. NOLAND is a Mason, and has held the office of Township Assessor for several years. His children are as follows: WILLIAM A., JOHN W., JAMES F., PHILIP D., and ELIZABETH D, by his first wife, and MILTON (deceased), by his second wife."