Newland Family Genealogy Forum
I am searching Mark Stafford Newland b. 10 Aug 1789 in VA to John Newland and Margaret Ware (md. 20 Sep 1788 in Frederick Co., VA) Mark married Mary Newport (dau. of Jesse Newport) on 01 Jan 1813 in Warren Co., OH. Mark died 21 Sep 1858 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH and Mary died 30 Jan 1867 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH. Their children: Mark Newland (16 Apr 1827, Warren Co., OH - 05 Sep 1905, Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH) md. Matilda Jane Mason; Mary Newland (b. 1833, Warren Co., OH); John Newland (1836, Warren Co., OH - 18 Nov 1907, Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH); Sarah Sally Newland (b. 1839, Madison Twp., Butler Co., OH). Other researchers have several more children attached. Mark is listed as Head of Household in the 1820 Census, Xenia Twp., Greene Co., OH. He is Head of Household in the 1850 Census, Madison Twp., Butler Co., OH. Both Mark and Mary have records of burial at Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH but I have been there several times and there are no headstones to be found. I have not found a will or record of death for Mark or Mary. There is no newspaper notification. There are no records of land ownership, transfers, etc. He left no paper trail that I can find. I am seeking information on Mark Stafford Newland and am interested in any information you have.
I am willing to share the info I have. Most importantly, I am seeking to connect him to his son Mark Newland mentioned above. I believe that the lack of a paper trail is my frustration but if there are documents from the siblings of Mark Sr or Mark Jr that mention either of them, I am interested. I was not able to include Mark and Mark in my appliction to First Families of ohio until I can make a better proof. I have 4 more years to get it in. I have lots of documents on Mark Newland the son and his brother John Newland, both of whom served in the Civil War. I have their papers and am willing to share info.
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