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Saturday, June 26, 2010

William B Maitlen & Rhoda Ann Garringer

32. William B Maitlen & 33. Rhoda Ann Garringer

1829, William born in Miami, Greene Co., OH; s/o 64. Isaac N Maitlen Sr. & 65. Sarah Fiers.

1830, (S) 1830 Census, OH, Greene Co., Miami. William, age under 5, lives with his family.

12/25/1835, Rhoda born in Randolph Co., IN; d/o 66. John Garringer & 67. Elizabeth Johnson.

1837-38, William moved with his family to Delaware Co., IN.

1840, (S) 1840 Census, IN, Delaware Co. William lives with his mother Sarah.

1840, (S) 1840 Census, IN, Jay Co. Rhoda lives with her parents.

9/26/1850, (S) 1850 Census, IN, Howard Co., Howard Twp. Rhoda, age 15, lives with her family.

11/11/1853 in Muncie, Delaware Co., IN, William married Rhoda.

7/26/1860, (S) 1860 Census, IN, Jay Co., Richland, Halfway P.O. William is a farmer with land valued at $600 and a personal estate of $150. Wm born in OH, Rhoda born in IN. Lorenzo, age 4; Alexander, age 2, and Martha, age 4/12 are listed; all born in IN.

1864, CSA: William enlisted in IO; private, 130th IN Regt.

2/28/1870, William, an LDS member, died in Richland, Jay Co.; buried in Muncie, IN.

[None of the family members have been found in the 1870 Census.]

Rhoda married Jesse McDowell, born 1819 in Penn.

6/8/1880, (S) 1880 Census, KS, Ottawa Co., Chapman. Rhoda, age 45, has 2 daughters age 7, and 1 son age 6, and 3 step children; ages 23, 17 and 12.

6/9/1900, (S) 1900 Census, KS, Coffey Co., Burlington. Rhoda has had 9 children, 7 surviving. Rhoda’s parents were born in OH.

4/19/1910, 1910 Census, KS, Cloud Co., Starr. Rhoda lives with her son Jesse, born 1875. Rhoda says has had 8 children, 6 surviving.

2/22/1914, Rhoda died in Miltonvale, Cloud Co., KS.

Children of William and Rhoda:

i. Lorenzo Dowel Maitlen, born 9/22/1855 in Kokoma, IN.
Lorenzo married Annie ?, born 1860 in IO. (S) 1880 Census, KS, Cloud Co., Starr.
12/11/1898, Lorenzo, a preacher, died; buried in Wakita Cem., Wakita, Grant Co., OK.

ii. Alexander “Elick” Maitlen, born 1856 in IN.
Alexander married Lanie Turner.
5/23/??, Alexander died in Des Moines, IO; buried in Wakita Cem., Grant Co., OK.

iii. Martha Coy Maitlen, born 1860 in Kokoma, IN.
Martha married John Goddard.
3/11/1942, Martha died in Union, IO.

iv. Clay Cassius Maitlen (16), born 6/2/1863 in Terre Haute, Dunkirk Co., IN.

v. Amanda Irene Maitlen, born 5/2/1868 in Union Co., IO.
7/3/1887, Amanda married John Bulleigh.
3/13/1939, Amanda died; buried in Miltonvale Cem., KS.