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Hi Clara, Roderick's brother Evander is my husbands 5th great grandfather.
Added by Meehan-Currie on Aug 15, 2015 6:01 PM
Moreen Jensen
RE: Stella Wells etc.
Thanks so much on the Stella Wells info, she was Lettie's mother. Also thanks for the heads up on the NY site, I haven't had a chance to search that yet but will. I've had the hardest time since we have no idea what last name Lettie was using when she passed away. It is my understanding that she was being stalked by her latest husband and running.... What a life, I feel terrible for her. I also sent letters to people who I thought may be distant relatives of hers in the Syoset, NY area but no luck. Can you think of anything I'm missing?? At this point I just want to find a grave location.
Thanks much!
Moreen Jensen
Added by Moreen Jensen on Aug 05, 2015 8:32 AM
Gale Olsson McHale
Ernest Carlton Scobell
I was looking for another headstone in the same vicinity as the Scobells at Riverside Cemetery in Rochester, NY and guess who I found? Ernest is a few rows behind them which is not the same plot but directly in line with them. I added his photo and updated the caption on the family plot one so I think you're all set!
Added by Gale Olsson McHale on Aug 02, 2015 1:44 PM
Jean Smith
RE: Roderick McIver
Thanks, Clara! Not sure if I am kin or not. There is a book called "History of the Old Cheraws" by Alexander Gregg which also lists the death date as March 1768. I do not know what Gregg's source for the info was. I'll keep looking and see if I can find an actual date of probate for the will.
Added by Jean Smith on Jul 26, 2015 7:25 AM
Jean Smith
Roderick McIver
The entry for Roderick McIver (# 36092441) shows a date of death of 1768 and shows three children: Evander, Catherine, and John. Is this the same Roderick McIver whose will was executed in 1772 and lists Evander, Catherine, and John as his children? This will is recorded in Charleston County, SC Will Book 1776-1784, Page 175. I don't know the date of recordation but a transcription of the will is available here:,211768101

If this is the same person, it seems his death date would have to be 1772 or later and probably somewhere in the 1776-1784 range.
Added by Jean Smith on Jul 25, 2015 3:40 PM
Moreen Jensen
RE: Stella Wells etc.
Thank you so much I will look into that.
Added by Moreen Jensen on Jun 18, 2015 2:20 PM
Moreen Jensen
Joseph Wells
Hello. I am currently searching for a burial place for a Lettie Jane Wells whom I believe may have been a niece for Joseph Wells. She died in 1969 or 1970 I believe in NY. Her mother was Stella and father Joshua. Since Joseph didn't pass away until 1975 am wondering if he knew or if some of his relatives may know.
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Moreen Jensen
Bennington, NE
Added by Moreen Jensen on Jun 04, 2015 11:56 AM
Deb Lindsley
Find A Grave Memorial# 105977813 Mary Elizabeth (Otton) Scobell
Here's a couple of confirmations in regard to your Find A Grave Memorial# 105977813

Name: Mary Elizabeth Otton
Gender: Female
Marriage Date: 5 Jul 1831
Marriage Place: Colyton,Devon,England
Spouse: Sidney Scobell
FHL Film Number: 962973

And this from Pallot's Marriage Index via

Name: Mary Otton
Spouse: Sidney Scobell
Marriage Date: 1831
Parish: Colyton

I haven't found her parents yet tho...

Really really really appreciate your entries on Scobell & related families! Thanks so much! I think if you are related to Rebecca Duvall McIver we are distantly related through those Scobell lines.

Deb Lindsley
Ely, NV
Added by Deb Lindsley on Jun 01, 2015 12:02 AM
Scobell, Maude/Maud
Hi, Maybe this will help in your search. She also married someone name Phillips as well. I think before Mr. Scobell. You could send for a death certificate and hopefully that will tell you where she rests. Again, good luck.

Washington, Select Death Certificates, 1907-1960
NAME: Maude Clark Scobell
BIRTH: abt 1870
DEATH: 3 Sep 1925 - Everett, Snohomish, Washington

Washington, Deaths, 1883-1960
NAME: Maude Clark Scobell
[Maude Clark Clark]
FATHER: Charles H Clark
BIRTH: abt 1870
DEATH: 3 Sep 1925 - Everett, Snohomish, Washington
Added by klassikat on May 31, 2015 12:41 AM
RE: Scobell, George
You're welcome. I had transcribed that whole section so he was easy to find. Hope they were satisfactory. Take care.
Added by klassikat on May 30, 2015 11:58 PM
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