The Augusta Cemetery Family Trees

William HewittAge: 75 years18091884

Name
William Hewitt
Given names
William
Surname
Hewitt
Birth about 1809
Citation details: pg 824 Biographical Sketch of John Hewitt
Text:
William Hewitt, the oldest (son of James), was the first white male child born in what was then Sandy Tp. William followed farming in Sandy and Brown townships for many years. He is now living in Waynresburgh in retirement as he is badly crippledby rheumatism, which has troubled him for forty years. William was married when twenty-six years of age to Eliza Brothers of Paris Tp. They had three children -- Amanda J., deceased; James T., living in Sandy Tp; and Elizabeth C., the wife of H.C.Elson of Sandy Tp.
Birth of a brotherJohn Hewitt
about August 3, 1811 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: Vol 3, pg 214
Text:
John Hewitt died 3 Jul 1892 in Waynesburg of old age, 80y 11m -d, born Carroll Co, farmer, residence: Sandy Tp.
Note:
History of Stark Co, Ohio, Biographical Sketches, pg 824-825 JOHN HEWITT, retired farmer, P.O. Waynesburgh; is a son of James and Elizabeth (Thompson) Hewitt, natives of Ireland. His father came to America at the age of twenty years, in 1791, and his mother in 1790 when ten years of age. They were married in Pennsylvania in 1808, and soon after came to Sandy Tp., where he had previously taken up and improved some land,coming out in 1807 with John Creighton and John Reed for that purpose. They continued residents of this community until their death. He served as one of the first Justices of the Peace; his death occurred in or about 1852; his wife had died in1844. They had ten children, six boys and four girls. William Hewitt, the oldest, was the first white male child born in what was then Sandy Tp. William followed farming in Sandy and Brown townships for many years. He is now living in Waynresburgh in retirement as he is badly crippled byrheumatism, which has troubled him for forty years. William was married when twenty-six years of age to Eliza Brothers of Paris Tp. They had three children -- Amanda J., deceased; James T., living in Sandy Tp; and Elizabeth C., the wife of H.C.Elson of Sandy Tp. John Hewitt, the subject of this biography, was born in what is now Brown Tp, Carroll Co, in 1811. He continued a resident of the old homestead farm until he was 32 years of age, when he was united in marriage in 1842 to Miss Isabella Arbuckle,who was at that time living in that portion of Stark, which has since been transferred to Carroll Co. She is a daughter of John Arbuckle, an early settler in that locality. Mr. Hewitt was engageed actively in farming operations until 1873 whenhe removed to Waynesburgh and has since resided there, retired from active business. He owns 150 acres of land in Carroll Co. Mr. Hewitt lost his wife April 8, 1873. they had two sons and two daughters -- Alonzo, a resident of Carroll Co; hewas a member of the 26th Ohio Battery, and in service about 18 months; James A, living in town; Martha E. Maddock, of Carroll Co; and Jane I, living at home; this young lady possesses rare musical accomplishments, being a superior performer andalso composer. Mr. Hewitt was married to a second wife in September 1874, Mrs. Mary A. Mays. He is a member of the Presbyterian Church, in which he has been an elder since 1846.
Birth of a brotherJohn Hewitt
about August 3, 1811 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: Vol 3, pg 214
Text:
John Hewitt died 3 Jul 1892 in Waynesburg of old age, 80y 11m -d, born Carroll Co, farmer, residence: Sandy Tp.
Note:
History of Stark Co, Ohio, Biographical Sketches, pg 824-825 JOHN HEWITT, retired farmer, P.O. Waynesburgh; is a son of James and Elizabeth (Thompson) Hewitt, natives of Ireland. His father came to America at the age of twenty years, in 1791, and his mother in 1790 when ten years of age. They were married in Pennsylvania in 1808, and soon after came to Sandy Tp., where he had previously taken up and improved some land,coming out in 1807 with John Creighton and John Reed for that purpose. They continued residents of this community until their death. He served as one of the first Justices of the Peace; his death occurred in or about 1852; his wife had died in1844. They had ten children, six boys and four girls. William Hewitt, the oldest, was the first white male child born in what was then Sandy Tp. William followed farming in Sandy and Brown townships for many years. He is now living in Waynresburgh in retirement as he is badly crippled byrheumatism, which has troubled him for forty years. William was married when twenty-six years of age to Eliza Brothers of Paris Tp. They had three children -- Amanda J., deceased; James T., living in Sandy Tp; and Elizabeth C., the wife of H.C.Elson of Sandy Tp. John Hewitt, the subject of this biography, was born in what is now Brown Tp, Carroll Co, in 1811. He continued a resident of the old homestead farm until he was 32 years of age, when he was united in marriage in 1842 to Miss Isabella Arbuckle,who was at that time living in that portion of Stark, which has since been transferred to Carroll Co. She is a daughter of John Arbuckle, an early settler in that locality. Mr. Hewitt was engageed actively in farming operations until 1873 whenhe removed to Waynesburgh and has since resided there, retired from active business. He owns 150 acres of land in Carroll Co. Mr. Hewitt lost his wife April 8, 1873. they had two sons and two daughters -- Alonzo, a resident of Carroll Co; hewas a member of the 26th Ohio Battery, and in service about 18 months; James A, living in town; Martha E. Maddock, of Carroll Co; and Jane I, living at home; this young lady possesses rare musical accomplishments, being a superior performer andalso composer. Mr. Hewitt was married to a second wife in September 1874, Mrs. Mary A. Mays. He is a member of the Presbyterian Church, in which he has been an elder since 1846.
Birth of a sisterSarah Hewitt
February 19, 1827 (Age 18 years)
Publication: 1976
Citation details: Pg 33
Birth of a sisterSarah Hewitt
February 19, 1827 (Age 18 years)
Publication: 1976
Citation details: Pg 33
MarriageEliza BrothersView this family
May 22, 1834 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: Vol A, pg 281
Text:
by Joshua Beer, Presbyterian minister
Death of a motherElizabeth Thompson
1844 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: pg 824 Biographical Sketch of John Hewitt
Death of a motherElizabeth Thompson
1844 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: pg 824 Biographical Sketch of John Hewitt
Death of a fatherJames Hewitt
1852 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: pg 824 Biographical Sketch of John Hewitt
Death of a fatherJames Hewitt
1852 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: pg 824 Biographical Sketch of John Hewitt
Marriage of a childHenry C ElsonElizabeth C HewittView this family
Type: Religious marriage
October 22, 1868 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: Vol 3, pg 61
Text:
by T.V. Milligan, MG.
Death July 28, 1884 (Age 75 years) Age: 75-6-0
Cause of death: Old age
Citation details: Vol 2, pg 79
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William Hewitt died 28 Jul 1884 in Waynesburg, born Carroll Co, Oh, 75y 6m -d, of old age, farmer, residence: Waynesburg, parents: JAmes Hewitt & Elizabeth Thompson.
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Marriage: 1808Pa.
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Marriage: May 22, 1834Stark Co, Oh
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BirthHistory of Stark Co, Oh
Citation details: pg 824 Biographical Sketch of John Hewitt
Text:
William Hewitt, the oldest (son of James), was the first white male child born in what was then Sandy Tp. William followed farming in Sandy and Brown townships for many years. He is now living in Waynresburgh in retirement as he is badly crippledby rheumatism, which has troubled him for forty years. William was married when twenty-six years of age to Eliza Brothers of Paris Tp. They had three children -- Amanda J., deceased; James T., living in Sandy Tp; and Elizabeth C., the wife of H.C.Elson of Sandy Tp.
MarriageStark Co, Oh Marriage Records
Citation details: Vol A, pg 281
Text:
by Joshua Beer, Presbyterian minister
DeathStark Co, Oh Death Records
Citation details: Vol 2, pg 79
Text:
William Hewitt died 28 Jul 1884 in Waynesburg, born Carroll Co, Oh, 75y 6m -d, of old age, farmer, residence: Waynesburg, parents: JAmes Hewitt & Elizabeth Thompson.
SourceStark Co, Oh Marriage Records
Citation details: Vol A, pg 281
Text:
by Joshua Beer, Presbyterian minister