Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Finneys in:
 • Old City Cemetery
 • Valparaiso
 • Porter County
 • Indiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Charles Grandison Finney, Sr
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: May 9, 1817
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1874
Porter County
Indiana, USA

Born and brought up near Syracuse, New York, Charles G. Finney as a young man was ambitious to become a landholder, and knowing that in the newer states much greater advantages were offered a man with limited means, he came to Indiana, locating in Porter county at an early day. Locating just east of Valparaiso, he cleared and improved a farm, on which he spent his remaining days, actively engaged in agricultural pursuits. He married Elizabeth Bartholomew, who came from Ohio to Porter county when a child, and here resided until her death, at the venerable age of eighty-three years. They were the parents of six children, all of whom grew to years of maturity, as follows: George, Ella, Charles, Lutie, William and Stephen L.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Bartholomew Finney (1822 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Grandison Finney (1849 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old City Cemetery
Valparaiso
Porter County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: lisa vickers
Record added: Nov 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80154891
Charles Grandison Finney, Sr
Added by: Genealogy Department Porter County Public Library
 
Charles Grandison Finney, Sr
Cemetery Photo
Added by: lisa vickers
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Genealogy Bug Kate
 Added: Sep. 13, 2014
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service