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Jeremiah M Maxwell
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Birth: May 21, 1815
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1899
Hutchinson
Reno County
Kansas, USA

Jeremiah Maxwell is thought to have been born in Perry County OH, the seventh of ten children of Adam Maxwell and his wife, Mary Kennard. The family moved to Fairfield County OH in the 1820's. On 17 February 1839 in Perry County Jeremiah married Lutetia Riley, a native of Kentucky. After the birth of their first child in Feb 1840, they moved to Sangamon County IL, where they remained until the 1880's. The 1885 Kansas State census shows them in Lincoln Twp, Reno County. In 1895 they were living Hutchinson.

They were the parents of eight children, all but one of whom are linked below:
William Henry (1840-1914), husband of 1) Sarah Anna Derry, 2) Willie Anna McVicker, & 3) Ruth Morrison
Martha Anna (1843-1914), wife of Richard Cothern
Charles Wesley (1845-1915), husband of Mary E. Bassett
Cassandra (1848-1888), wife of James Henry Fountain
Albert M. (1850-1853) (grave site unknown)
Milton (1853-1917), husband of Elizabeth A. "Lizzie" Fowkes
Sarah Frances (1856-1907), first wife of Eli Myers
Nancy Eleanor (1860-1935), wife of Nathan Edgar Williams.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lutetia Riley Maxwell (1819 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  William Henry Maxwell (1840 - 1914)*
  Martha Anna Maxwell Cothern (1843 - 1914)*
  Charles Wesley Maxwell (1845 - 1915)*
  Cassandra Maxwell Fountain (1848 - 1888)*
  Milton Maxwell (1853 - 1917)*
  Sarah Frances Maxwell Myers (1856 - 1907)*
  Nancy Eleanor Maxwell Williams (1860 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Elmer
Reno County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Paul Hays
Record added: May 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70354367
Jeremiah M Maxwell
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Jeremiah M Maxwell
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Jeremiah M Maxwell
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