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John HestonAge: 44 years18041848

Name
John Heston
Given names
John
Surname
Heston
Birth about 1804

Civil marriageLinea MyersView this family
April 6, 1837 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: Ret. #495
Text:
John Heston Liney Myers 6 Apr 1837 Off. #50 (Jonas Lumm JP, Brown Twp) Page #85
Birth of a son
#1
Cyrus Heston
about 1837 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: Probate C, pg 797
Text:
14 Feb 1853 Cyrus Heston, aged 15 yrs, 10 months, chose John Ebersole guardian, orphan son of John Heston, dec'd of East Tp.
Birth of a son
#2
Cyrus Heston
January 15, 1838 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: Vol 1?, pg 423
Text:
Cyrus Heston, a prominent farmer of Fairfield township, was born in Carroll county, Ajnuary 15, 1838, and is a son of John and Linea (Myers) Heston. John Heston, the subject's grandfather, came to Ohio from near Philadelphia at a very early dayand remained there until his death. Our subject's fathet was a tanner by trade, which business he followed for several years but finally gave up for the farm. Our subject's mother was a daughter of Silas and Catherine Myers. Her father camefrom Virginia to Carroll county, Ohio, about 1804, where he ssettled in the woods and cleared up a farm. When he landed there, he only had one cow with which he attended his corn and also kept the family supplied with milk and butter. He livedon this farm for several years and then removed to Meigs county, Ohio, where he spent the remainder of his days. Our subject was raised on the farm and received the ordinary common school education. At the early age of fifteen years he struckout for himself and commenced the struggle of life without a dollar or assistance from any one. In 1857, he was married to Lydia Allmon, daughter of Jehu and Hannah (Wickersham) Allmon. The father was born in Columbiana county, in 1804, ofparents who came from Washington county, Penn. The mother of our subject's wife was a daughter of Thomas and Ann (Sams) Wickersham. Her father came from Philadelphi to East Fairfield about 1803, and remained there his lifetime. He arrivedthere a poor man, but became quite wealthy before his death. To the marriage of our subject was born nine children, eight now living, viz: Phoebe A, John C, Sumner J, Lewis C, Linea E, Willard A, Elvira L, and Albert A. The mother was bornand reared in this county and belongs to the Society of Friends. Of our subject's children the following have married: Phoebe A. is the wife of Franklin Harrison, to whom she was married December 25, 1877, and has three children, viz: Ethel,Everett and Emmett. Sumner married Irene C. Stackhouse, on October 17, 1882, and the union has resulted in the birth of the following children: Clyde, Carroll and Goldie M. The subject of our sketch takes great interest in educational mattersand has served as school director for several years. He is a good citizen.
Birth of a son
#3
Thomas Heston
about 1840 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: Probate C, pg 795
Text:
Thomas Heston, aged 18 yrs [could this be 13 yrs?, especially since the court appointed the guardian!], court appointed Titus Armstrong guardian, minor child & heir at law of John Heston, dec'd.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Pheobe Heston
June 23, 1841 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: Probate D, pg 22
Text:
22 Feb 1853, Pheobe Heston, aged 12 yrs on 23 June 1853. Court appointed Henry Criss guardian, Pheobe, orpahn & daughter of John Heston, dec'd.
Death January 16, 1848 (Age 44 years) Age: 44

Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: pg 144
Text:
John Heston died Jan 16 1818 [1848] in the 77 [44] year of his life Children Phebe, Elisabeth, & Elvira beside him
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Marriage: April 6, 1837Carroll County, Ohio
4 years
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-4 years
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4 years
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wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: December 21, 1852Brown Tp, Carroll Co, Oh

MarriageCarroll County Ohio Early Marriages 1833-1849, Vol I
Citation details: Ret. #495
Text:
John Heston Liney Myers 6 Apr 1837 Off. #50 (Jonas Lumm JP, Brown Twp) Page #85
DeathCarroll County Ohio Cemeteries, Carroll County 1802-1990, Vol. I
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: pg 144
Text:
John Heston died Jan 16 1818 [1848] in the 77 [44] year of his life Children Phebe, Elisabeth, & Elvira beside him