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Fox/ record but notes of children's birth..
Posted by: Sheri (Grass)Pherigo (ID *****3627) Date: September 03, 2002 at 09:06:31
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Does ANYONE know ANYTHING about the Fox/Grass connection in the 1860's to 1880's. My Grgrandfather James William Grass
Dec 11, 1865...I find no marriage of them anywhere...I find no death or birth certificate either. Mary Fox is Full Blood Cherokee and cannot find her anywhere in records...HELP!! I DO HAVE a copy of William's death certificate that lists the names of James and Mary as his parents...

(1.) Martha W. b. 9 Oct 1865 in ILL. Married Rood/Brentlinger d. 6 March 1928 in Terre Haute Vigo Co. and buried Highland Lawn Cem. (2.) Sarah Ellen(Ella) b. 1 March 1867 Married Elmer Tucker 14 March 1889 Justice of the Peace Joseph M. Weedy Vigo Co. and died 26 Oct. 1932. (3.) Maggie (Margaret)Megan b. 1875 in IN. Married Freeland Maynard 14 March 1896 in Paris,ILL. Edgar Co. (no death info yet). (4.)James Wilson b. 1871 in IN. Married Melvina Blue 1 Aug 1889 in Paris,ILL Edgar Co. (5.) William T. (and we had Tilson(it is on his military record of Tecumseh) as his middle name) b. 22 Feb. 1877 in Paris,ILL Edgar Co. Married Annette Bell Price 5 Dec 1908 by Justice of the Peace Brazel Brown. d. 28 June 1916 in Terre Haute Vigo Co. buried Markel Cem. Otter Creek twp. (6.) Sarah Jane(Jennie) my grandmother b. 10 March 1880 in Marshall,ILL. Clark Co. (which is next to Edgar Co.) Married John McHenry then William Edward Whitehead 20 May 1900 and my grandfather Leo George Archambeault on 19 Sept 1904. d. 22 Oct 1948 Terre Haute Vigo Co and buried Highland Lawn Cem. Edgar Co and Clark Co ILL are just west across the Wabash River from Terre Haute,IN and Clay and Johnson Co,IN are just east from Terre Haute. ed Mary (also known as Polly) Fox in 186

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