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Lindower/Hile family of Hancock, OH.
Posted by: herb wiggins (ID *****1770) Date: June 29, 2011 at 10:58:32
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LIndower and related Heil/Hile family from Hancock, OH.
Directly related to these lines. If you are related, interested, or have any substantiated additions, please
write. Thanks.

Charles Lindower b. 13 Jan. 1807, Wurttemberg(1880 census), d. 23 Feb. 1884, Biglick, Hancock, OH, bu. HGC(Hickory Grove Cem., Big Lick, Hancock, OH.
Ma. 1st ca. 1830, PA, to Christena ---, b. 22 Jun. 1811, place?, d. 3 Jan. 1842, bu. HGC.
ma. 2nd ca. 1843, Hancock, OH, to Mary Hile(?), b. 10 May 1809, Hesse-Darmstadt, d. 13 May 1846, bu. HGC; d/o Geo. & Anna Heil of Hesse-Darmstadt.
1. John b. ca. 1834, PA, d. before 1860, bu HGC?; s/o Charles Lindower & Christena ---.
Ma. ca. 1857, Hancock, OH, to Anna Bowers, b. 27 Jan. 1839, Stark, OH, d. 12 Jul. 1912, Portage, Wood, OH; bu. Portage, Wood, OH;
See rest of Anna Bowers in "1.** Catherine ma. Samuel Bowers", Joh. U. Renschler family group.

Son, John H. Lindower b. 28 Mar. 1859, Hancock, OH, d. 6 Apr. 1936, Wayne/Freeport, Wood, bu. Mt. Zion Cem., Wood, OH; ma. 8 Aug. 1880, Wood, to Ida (Jennie) Ellen Kelsey b. 12 Jan. 1865, NY, d. 14 Mar. 1946, Wayne, Wood, OH, bu. Mt. Zion; d/o Henry Kelsey.
John H. was raised by Elma's older sister, Catherine & then adopted by Jacob Esterly, Jr., below.

Children: 6/4 1900 census; All b. Portage, Wood, OH.
i. Edna A. b. 22 July 1882, d. 11 Jan. 1949, Toledo, OH, bu. Mt. Zion Cem.; ma 9. Sep. 1900, Wood, to John W. Rhoades, Jr., b. 14 Apr. 1877, Millersville, Wood, OH; Germ/OH, d. Nov. 1971, Olmsted Falls, Cuyahoga, OH; bu. Mt. Zion wi. Edna; s/o John Rhoades(b. Germany) & Ellen Burket.
Dau.: Clair L. Rhoads, b. 10 Jun. 1901, 6 Pts., Wood, OH.
ii. Ella May, b. 15 Feb. 1883, d. 1 Jul. 1889, Portage, Wood, OH,
iii. Nettie L. b. 19 July 1885, d. after 1930, before 1955, OH, bu.?; ma. 25 Sep. 1902, Wood, to Oral E. Musser, b. 12 Mar. 1883, Toledo, OH, d. 6 Apr. 1955, Rossford, Wood, OH, bu. Toledo Memorial Park?, Sylvania, OH; Wid.; s/o William Musser & Rebecca Hall.
2 daus.: Edna B., b. 29 Jun. 1907, Prairie Depot, Wood, OH; Bertha L., ma. Wm. E. Gilbert, Lucas, OH.
iv. Katie Pearl b. 23 July 1887, d. 12 Jul. 1896, Wood, OH;
v. Henry Alfred b. 7 Aug. 1889, Wood, OH, d. 21 Jan. 1966, Bowl'g. Green, Wood, OH, bu. Wayne, Wood, OH;
Ma. 1st 8 Sep. 1910, OH to Carrie B. Bradford, b. 24 Dec 1894, KY, d. 25 Jan. 1912, Wayne, OH, bu. BG, Wood, OH, d/o Helman Bradford & Orpha Mullins.
Ma. 2nd ? to Helen Elizabeth Yates Burdick, b. 12 Aug. 1901, OH, d. 20 Mar. 1984, bu. W. Millgrove, Wood, OH; d/o Josiah Cletus Yates & Nebraska Beavers.
2 other marriages probable.

vi. Winona (Winnie) Belle b. 23 Nov. 1893, Prairie Depot, Wood, Oh, d. 19 Oct. 1993, Fostoria, OH, aged 99 y/o, bu. Mt. Zion Cem.
Ma. 1st. 5 Dec. 1914, Wood, Oh, to Milton Lionel Alfont, b. 23 Jan. 1883, Madison, IN, d. 20 Nov. 1965, Houston, TX, bu. Forest Park Lawndale, TX; ma., car mechanic; s/o Richard C. Alfont & Louisa E. Williams, Winona ma. 1920, but NOT with ML Alfont.
Milton L., "single", living wi. "Sister", Irma Barnett, in Marion, IN, in 1920.
Winona, "nurse", with sister, Nettie Musser, in Toledo, OH. Div., likely.
Milton ma. 1st 23 Nov. 1901, Madison IN, to Margaret L. Williams, b. 27 Jan. 1882, Mt. Carmel, IN, d. 19 Jan. 1914, Fostoria, OH; bu. Pendleton, IN; d/o Jas. Williams, English, & Kath. Davenport.
Children: Anne, b. 1903, IN; Lowell, b. & d. Jan. 1906, Howard, IN; James R. Alfont b. 1910, IN.
Milton ma. 2nd to Winona

Ma. 3rd 29 Oct. 1921, Harris, TX, to Anna Lee Stevenson, b. 18 Mar. 1883, TX, d. Apr. 1976, aged 93, Wichita Falls, TX.
James R. b. 1910, living with them in 1930, Harris, TX.

Winona ma. 2nd. 1 May 1922, Detroit, Wayne, MI to Walter H. Crause, b. 6 Jun. 1877, Buffalo, NY, d. 22 Mar. Perkins, Erie, OH, living in Ohio Soldiers & Sailors Home, in Erie, OH; bu. Mt. Zion, Wood, OH; s/o Wm. F. Crause & Rose Young.
Walter H. Crause ma. 1st, 30 Jan. 1913, Lucas, OH, to Emily Freeman.

Many of John H. Lindower's children bu. Mt. Zion Cem.

See Joh. Renschler group in Renschler forum under
1.** Catherine ma. Samuel Bowers.

2. Samuel W. b. 21 July 1843, Hancock(Wyandot?), OH, d. 10 June. 1918, Stark, OH, s/o Charles Lindower & Mary Hile, bu. N. Canton Cem.
See Joh. Renschler Fam. .Grp., under **2. John Renshler, dau. Elma.

3. Other children, Anna, d/o C&C(1838-1846), Polly, d/o C&C(1836-1846) & Jacob, s/o C&C(1840-1846); Mary (d/o Mary), Dec. 1844-Jan. 1845,
All b. & d. young, 1840's, bu. HGC.

Chas. ma. 3rd, 28 June 1859, Hancock, OH, to Charlotte Ecke(r) Eberwine (Wid. Samuel Eberwine), b. 18 Dec. 1804, Germ., d. 24 Feb. 1875, Biglick, Hancock, OH, bu. HGC. no children. former wife of Sam. Eberwine. See Johan U. Renschler family group.

Samuel Eberwine, b. 23 May 1797, Saxony, d. 7 Jun. 1857, Biglick, bu. HGC ; s/o Eberhardt Ebewine & Katharina ---.
Ma. ca. 1830, PA? to Charlotte Ecke(r), b. 18 Dec. 1804, Germ., d. 24 Feb. 1875, Biglick, Hancock, OH, bu. HGC. no children.
Charlotte remarried 28 June 1859, Hancock to Charles Lindower b. 13 Jan. 1807, d. 23 Feb. 1884, Biglick, Hancock, OH, bu. HGC

Hile/Heil family of Seneca, OH

George Heil/Hile(s) b. ca. 1775, Hesse-Darmstadt, d. before. 1840?, Seneca, OH; bu?
ma. ca. 1800, Hesse-Darmstadt, to Anna Unk, b. ca. 1780's, d. OH, before 1850, poss. Seneca, bu.?
1. Elizabeth? b. ca. 1803, H-D.
2. Adam b. 23 Aug. 1805, d. 27 Dec. 1885, Big Spr., Seneca, OH, bu. Luth. Cem., Wyandot, OH; ma. 21 Dec. 1837, Hancock, OH, to Phebe Putman, b. 28 Nov. 1817, Somerset, PA, d. 28 Nov. 1886, Big Spr. Seneca, bu. Lutheran Cem., nr. Carey, Wyandot, OH.

3. Mary , b. 10 May 1809, Hesse-Darmstadt, d. 13 May 1846, Hancock, OH, bu. HGC; Ma. ca. 1842 Hancock, to Charles Lindower, b. 1807, Wurttemburg. see above.

4. John b. 20 Apr. 1811, H-D, d. 26 Jul. 1869, Seneca, OH, bu.?; ma. 11 Feb. 1841, Hancock, OH, to Susan(nah) Putman (sister to Phebe, above), b. 18 Feb. 1823, Wayne Co., OH, d. 16 Sept. 1890, Big Spr. Seneca, OH, bu. ?
John's nat. papers in Seneca, OH, showed he entered the US from Hesse-Darmstadt in July 1853, presumably with his family. Naturalized in 1856.

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