|Birth: ||Mar. 2, 1775|
|Death: ||Jul. 17, 1854|
Daniel Isgrigg was born on 2 March 1775 in Baltimore County, Maryland, to Michael Nicholson Isgrigg and his wife Barbara Catherine Lore.
The family emigrated from the Allegheny Mountains of Maryland to Kentucky in 1789. By the age of eight, Daniel had only about six months of formal schooling.
Daniel married Rachel Barnes, a widow with two children on 22 Jul 1795 in Harrison County, Kentucky. They had five sons: Stephen B, Daniel Harrison, Enoch, Elijah Mechantric, and Thomas Jefferson.
In 1806, the family removed to Hamilton County, Ohio. Daniel was drafted in the War of 1812 for a term of six months. Being lame, his son Daniel Harrison, not yet eighteen, served for him. In 1817, he moved his family to Ripley County, Indiana.
Daniel was the author of three books: Hieroglyphic (1834), The Hoosier (1836), and Biography (1838).
Daniel Isgrigg died, 17 July 1854, aged 79, and was buried at Schockley Cemetery in Milan, Indiana.
Michael Nicholson Isgrigg (1751 - 1831)
Rachel Barnes Isgrigg (1769 - 1854)*
Thomas Jefferson Isgrigg (1809 - 1849)*
Daniel Isgrigg (1775 - 1854)
Matson B Isgrigg (1787 - 1855)*
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Originally Created by: Michael Schwing
Record added: Sep 02, 2005
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