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E. R. Bailey (#46989912)
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I have studied the families that settled Green Hill in Warren County,Indiana for many years. My families there include BAILEY; DAWSON; MEARS; and others. Wallace Bailey and Chesafy Dawson are buried at Davis Cemetery, their son Perry Owen Bailey was my grandfather. Perry and his wife,Aggie (Cox)Bailey, are buried at Roselawn Cemetery at Roselawn,Newton County,Indiana as are many of my BAILEY, DAVID and COX cousins. I enjoy taking photos at the cemeteries and helping others who are working on their family histories. I try to take photos of old stones that are in danger of becoming unreadable If I post any dates or other information that anyone thinks is an error. Please email me and we will make needed changes. If my photos are marked w/ a date and my name, please email me and I can send a clear photo via email to you. Thanks e.r.bailey
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Virgie Perrin
RE: Garrett Clawson #55853764
E R Bailey

Thank you so much for the information. I have been working on the Clawson's and got a lttle confused.
I will correct my info.

Virgie Perrin
Added by Virgie Perrin on Oct 10, 2015 6:52 AM
Virgie Perrin
Garrett Clawson #55853764
Hello,

I think there is something wrong in Garrett's bio. If his father is Josiah Clawson and if Garrett' birthdate is what you have, he would not be Josiah's child. The Garrett with that birthdate is a son of William Garnet Clawson and his Garrett is buried in the Glenwood Cemetery in Rush Co, Indiana.

And if Josiah is his father, he does not have those siblings to Garrett. I don't know who those siblings are.

Josiah had a son Garrett born in 1822. My thinking is this Garrett is a son of Peter Clawson??

Thank you!
Virgie Perrin
Added by Virgie Perrin on Oct 07, 2015 3:55 PM
Virgie Perrin
Garrett Clawson #55853764
Hello,

I think there is something wrong in Garrett's bio. If his father is Josiah Clawson and if Garrett' birthdate is what you have, he would not be Josiah's child. The Garrett with that birthdate is a son of William Garnet Clawson and his Garrett is buried in the Glenwood Cemetery in Rush Co, Indiana.

And if Josiah is his father, he does not have those siblings to Garrett. I don't know who those siblings are.

Josiah had a son Garrett born in 1822. My thinking is this Garrett is a son of Peter Clawson??

Thank you!
Virgie Perrin
Added by Virgie Perrin on Oct 07, 2015 3:55 PM
Brent Smith
hello Dawson Cousin
I am related to Charles Dawson through his daughter Honor Dawson Franklin Timmons. I hadnt really explored the Dawson clan until recently when I got my Ancestry DNA results back and I had all sorts of hits related to this side of my family. I would like to pick your brain more on this side. I have actually been toying with idea of writing a book about my Franklin/Johnston family connections in Green Hill. Have a great day.

thanks,
Brent
Added by Brent Smith on Apr 15, 2015 1:29 PM
imagal49
Transfers
Absolutely! If you would, though, in the future, please send requests for transfers through the edit tab - it saves so much time. Thanks.
Added by imagal49 on Nov 14, 2013 9:01 AM
John Wolfgang
Cowgill / Timmons
Hi. I helped you with Bailey photos here in Gresham, Oregon, and you told me about your Cowgill & Timmons info. I have a couple of questions about Timmons if you care to assist.
My grandfather is Joel Cowgill born in Green Hill and buried in Washington Park East, Indpls.
His father was Solon Palmer Cowgill buried at Harveysburg. His father was the Rev. Joel Cowgill that you added from Davis Cemetery. So, he is my g/g grandfather, I believe. My aunt gave us a picture of "Grandma Timmons" who is Mary Jane Timmons Cowgill.

Question #1:
Looking at your entries on Find A Grave for Rev. Joel Cowgill, it looks like he married sisters, Huldah first and then Martha, is that correct?

Question #2:
And under your photo #2 for Rev. Joel Cowgill, you have "stone shared with his first wife Huldah and his wife Martha(Watkins)? Do you know who the Watkins refers to?

Question #3:
So the Rev. Joel Cowgill AND Huldah AND Martha are all (3) buried there and share 1 gravestone?
Thank you for your help.
Added by John Wolfgang on Jul 03, 2012 8:43 PM
John Wolfgang
RE: Cowgill
This is interesting!
My grandfather was Joel Cowgill b. 1894-d.1969
from Green Hill, Warren Co. and Kingman, but moved to Indianapolis.
his father was Solon Palmer Cowgill (Kingman)
b. 1865-d.1959
his mother was Mary Jane Timmons b.1844-d.1926
and her mother was Mary Eleanor Bailey! 1807-1848
(is that your namesake?). Are you related to her?
Wow.
Added by John Wolfgang on May 09, 2012 9:24 PM
John Wolfgang
RE: Cowgill
Thank you for your note. That is so funny. When I went to upload the photo of James Bailey, I read that he was from Indiana. (I am always interested in what brought people West to Oregon). I noted it because my grandfather, Joel Cowgill, was from Kingman, Green Hill, Warren County area. I have been doing research on both of the Cowgill and Hershberger (my grandmother) lines. I did not know about Davis Cemetery. Where is it located. My grandfather's father (also Joel Cowgill) married Mary Jane TIMMONS. So, I'm sure there are some connections there. I'll be researching it.
Thanks for the information.

Just curious what you know about James Bailey and why he & his wife might have moved to Oregon.
Added by John Wolfgang on May 09, 2012 7:45 PM
CassandraW
Ida May Bean Marshall
Just wanted to say thanks for putting information for her on here. She is my gg-grandmother through her son Claude. I had no idea who her parents were. Thanks!
Added by CassandraW on Apr 02, 2012 7:53 AM
Larry Mann
RE: Hello
Hi Ellie,

I'm finally gaining a little more knowledge on technology, slowly ! My 3rd or 4th cousin Ed Mann asked about you, he's the one who asked you about the Green Hill book. He also sent me a copy of the microfilm that show the birth records of J. Jacob Mann from a church in Munchingen, Germany. Take care.

Larry
Added by Larry Mann on Mar 06, 2012 11:24 AM
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