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Cyrus HestonAge: 94 years18371931

Name
Cyrus Heston
Given names
Cyrus
Surname
Heston
Birth about 1837 33 21
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.
Marriage of parentsJohn HestonLinea MyersView this family
Type: Civil marriage
April 6, 1837
Citation details: Ret. #495
Text:
John Heston Liney Myers 6 Apr 1837 Off. #50 (Jonas Lumm JP, Brown Twp) Page #85
Birth January 15, 1838 34 22
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 brotherThomas Heston
about 1840 (Age 3 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 sisterPheobe Heston
June 23, 1841 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: Probate D, pg 22
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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 of a fatherJohn Heston
January 16, 1848 (Age 11 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
Marriage of a parentHenry CrissLinea MyersView this family
Type: Civil marriage
December 21, 1852 (Age 15 years)
Citation details: Vol 2, pg 102
Text:
Henry Criss & Mrs Linea Heston marr 21 Dec 1852 by Wm C. Ware, JP of Brown Tp.
Civil marriageLydia Ann AllmonView this family
April 10, 1857 (Age 20 years)
Publication: 1990
Citation details: Vol 4, pg 304
Text:
by Samuel Fox, JP
Birth of a daughter
#1
Phebe A Heston
1858 (Age 21 years)

Publication: from 1977 thru 2001
Citation details: 3/321
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Phebe A Harrison w/o J.F. 1858-1905
Marriage of a childJohn Franklin HarrisonPhebe A HestonView this family
December 25, 1877 (Age 40 years)

Death of a motherLinea Myers
after 1900 (Age 63 years)
Death of a daughterPhebe A Heston
1905 (Age 68 years)

Publication: from 1977 thru 2001
Citation details: 3/321
Text:
Phebe A Harrison w/o J.F. 1858-1905
Death of a wifeLydia Ann Allmon
November 19, 1909 (Age 72 years)
Publication: from 1977 thru 2001
Citation details: Vol 3, pg 231
Burial of a wifeLydia Ann Allmon
November 1909 (Age 72 years)
Cemetery: Fairfield Township Cemetery
Publication: from 1977 thru 2001
Citation details: 3/231
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Lydia wife of C. Heston died __ Nov 1889 [1909] ae __y 3m _d
Death June 9, 1931 (Age 94 years) Age: 93 years 4 months 25 days
Citation details: 1931-35,312
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Cyrus Heston Death Date: 09 Jun 1931 Event Place: Fairfield, Columbiana, Ohio Residence: Fairfield, Columbiana, Ohio Street Address: Middleton St. Gender: Male Death Age: 93y 4m 25d Marital Status: Married Race: White Occupation: Retired Birth Date: 15 Jan 1838 Birthplace: Caroll Co., Ohio Burial Date: 12 Jun 1931 Burial Place: Middleton Cemetery: Father: John Heston Father's Birthplace: Ohio Mother: Lennie Meyers Mother's Birthplace: Spouse: Phobe Heston fn 35312
Burial June 12, 1931 (3 days after death)
Cemetery: Fairfield Township Cemetery
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Marriage: April 6, 1837Carroll County, Ohio
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Marriage: December 21, 1852Brown Tp, Carroll Co, Oh
Family with Lydia Ann Allmon - View this family
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Marriage: April 10, 1857Columbiana Co, Oh
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BirthCarroll County, Ohio, Guardianship Records
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.
BirthHistory of the Upper Ohio Valley
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.
MarriageColumbiana County, Ohio Marriage Records
Publication: 1990
Citation details: Vol 4, pg 304
Text:
by Samuel Fox, JP
DeathOhio Death Certificate
Citation details: 1931-35,312
Text:
Cyrus Heston Death Date: 09 Jun 1931 Event Place: Fairfield, Columbiana, Ohio Residence: Fairfield, Columbiana, Ohio Street Address: Middleton St. Gender: Male Death Age: 93y 4m 25d Marital Status: Married Race: White Occupation: Retired Birth Date: 15 Jan 1838 Birthplace: Caroll Co., Ohio Burial Date: 12 Jun 1931 Burial Place: Middleton Cemetery: Father: John Heston Father's Birthplace: Ohio Mother: Lennie Meyers Mother's Birthplace: Spouse: Phobe Heston fn 35312
SourceCarroll County, Ohio, Guardianship Records
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.