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Joseph H. Featherby
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1839
Death: May 24, 1888

Joseph H. Featherby, husband of Laura Chapman, daughter of James Chapman and Elizabeth Meyer.
From the History of Portage County

JOSEPH H. FEATHERBY, farmer, P. O. Edinburgh, was born in Edinburg Township,this county, June 14, 1839, son of Joseph and Mary Featherby, natives of Pennsylvania, both born in 1798. They moved first to Columbiana County,Ohio, thence to this county, and here remained until their death. She died in 1847, and Joseph Featherby then married Sabre Wilks, sister to his firs twife. He died in 1874, and his widow in 1883. Our subject married, April 25, 1866, Laura Chapman, born in Edinburg Township, this county, June 13,
1843, daughter of James and Mary E. Chapman, both deceased, and to this union have been born four children, three of whom are now living: Nettie,Edith and Grace. The deceased was an infant. Our subject, who has been a
farmer all his life, owns seventy-six acres of land. He has filled the office of Trustee of his township. Mrs. Featherby died July 26, 1876. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Featherby (1799 - 1874)
  Mary Wilkes Featherby (1798 - 1847)
 
 Spouse:
  Laura Chapman Featherby (1843 - 1876)*
 
 Children:
  Edith L Featherby Snyder (1873 - 1963)*
  Grace Viola Featherby Randall (1875 - 1927)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Washington Featherby (1828 - 1897)*
  Samuel Wilkes Featherby (1833 - 1916)**
  Joseph H. Featherby (1839 - 1888)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Edinburg Cemetery
Edinburg
Portage County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Wendy Guion
Record added: Jan 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33390364
Joseph H. Featherby
Added by: Wendy Guion
 
Joseph H. Featherby
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