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Marquis de Lafayette "Marcus" Kellogg
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Birth: May 21, 1789
Sheffield
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1875
Benton County
Iowa, USA

His father served in the Revolution and apparently was in battles with Marquis de Lafayette as a leader. That would explain the name he gave his son. His son, apparently, was not fond of his name and was known as Marcus or Marquis which has made finding him in genealogies more difficult. One of his sons, Silas Kellogg, is my ancestor and if it had not been for family stories, I would not have known of Marquis de Lafayette Kellogg. Following the revolution, this branch of Kellogg moved to Illinois and then Ohio and his death is recorded as 9 Aug 1875 in Eldorado Benton IA.

His children:
Eliza Minerva Kellogg
Ambrose Harvey Kellogg
Frederick Vincent Kellogg
Almedia Samantha Kellogg
Edith Kellogg
Gilbert M. Kellogg
Silas Orville Kellogg Married: Isabel Brisbane
Cornelia Kellogg
Emma Amelia Kellogg Married Nicholas Casner
George Kellogg
Eleanor Pamelia Kellogg 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Pliny Kellogg (1752 - 1842)
  Mary Kellogg Kellogg (1755 - 1842)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Manchester Perkins Kellogg (1802 - 1870)
 
 Children:
  Silas Orville Kellogg (1822 - 1893)*
  Cornelia Kellogg Gillett (1824 - 1860)*
  Almedia Samantha Kellogg Sikes (1826 - 1871)*
  Emma Amelia Kellogg Casner (1833 - 1905)*
  George Kellogg (1842 - 1919)*
  Edith Kellogg Taylor (1845 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  Patty Jackson (____ - 1872)*
  Martha Kellogg Jackson (1775 - 1858)*
  Amanda Kellogg Rockwood (1787 - ____)*
  Marquis de Lafayette Kellogg (1789 - 1875)
  Noah Kellogg (1793 - 1868)*
  Mary Kellogg Ballard (1796 - 1852)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Kathryn Sherry Engel
Originally Created by: Boyd Weber
Record added: Oct 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98448364
 


- StaceyS
 Added: Nov. 21, 2016
Rest in peace Marcus. From a Ball cousin.
- Blaine Ball
 Added: Mar. 1, 2015
 
 
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