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John Eoff,Jr....Ky,Ind.,Oregon
Posted by: Francine (ID *****7137) Date: October 05, 2003 at 18:08:44
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His father,JOHN EOFF,was born near Wheeling,Va.,
died 1-24-1867,Pulaski Co.,Ky, age 90 years.
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According to the Oregon donation land claim papers:

JOHN LEONARD EOFF,b.7-2-1812 Pulaski Co.,Ky.m.MARY ANN
ROUTEN 2-1-1833 Monroe/Marion Co.,Indiana.(They were both from Pulaski Co.,she died 1890,age 76 years.)
They secured donation land claim #1964 in Marion Co.,Oregon on 9-9-1848.Aff:Peter D.Cline,William Taylor,Rufus C.Edmunson.
Note: It is my understading that they eloped.

Location:T7S-R2W-secs.25,26,35,36...638.13 acres.

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Marion County Court House,Salem,Oregon.


JOHN L.(eonard) EOFF, File#1938. Testate. Died:o/a
2-1-1899 in Marion Co.,Oregon. Will dated 2-1-1892.
Executor:James King,3-7-1900.
Heir: Cynthia Ann Trenchell,dtr.,age 70,of Oakland,
California; George W.Eoff,son,age 51,of Marion Co.,
Oregon; James Fleming Eoff,dec'd son,of Marion Co.,
Oregon; George Oscar Eoff,grandson,age 30,of Marion Co.,Oregon; GRANDCHILDREN,children of James Fleming Eoff,dec'd son of John L.Eoff: Bertha Woodall,age 28,
of Washington State;Orson L.Eoff,age 25;Henry Eoff,age 22;Georgia Miles,age 21;Irene Eoff,19;Cecil Eoff,age 17;Celina Eoff,age 15;Wanita Eoff,age 13;Grace Eoff, age 10;Millie Eoff,age 11....all of Marion Co.,Oregon.
Mentions Donation Land Claim of John L.Eoff & wife.

NOTE:Daughter,Cynthia Ann m/1.Herman J.Geer 10-1-1848
Marion Co.,Oregon,they divorced m/2.Mr.Trenchell,she left Oregon 1863.
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Marion County Court House,Salem,Oregon

MARY (ROUTEN) EOFF, File #1287.Testate. Died 1-10-1890
Will dated 8-22-1888,to be proved and recorded after death of John L.Eoff,her husband. Execuror:James T.King
7-24-1899.
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I will also add this:

Marion County Court House,Salem,Oregon.

EOFF,Minors, File #2106. Guardianship of minor children of James Fleming Eoff. Guardian,Mary E.Eoff 1- -1902.
Millie Eoff,age 15;Wannie Eoff,age 12;Grace Eoff,age 11;Salina Eoff age 17;Clifford Eoff,age 18...all of Marion County,Oregon.
NOTE:James Fleming Eoff m.Mary Waterbury 4-9-1868 Marion Co.,Oregon.


Marion County Court House,Salem,Oregon

NANCY EOFF, File #2014. Intestate. Died 8-10/18-1900.
Adm:Allen Forward.
Heirs:Mrs.Ella Allen,age 30,of Barnett,Ill.;John N.English,age 40,Jerseyville,Ill;unnamed sister,about 60 in Kansas;A.J.Eoff,great nephew. Mrs.Mary Eoff cared for her last 2 years of life.


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