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Thomas BORDEN

Notes

John SCHENK

Note: Lineage ; surname also spelled "Shank", or "Schenck".
Born and raised in Rockingham Co. VA; occupation selling generalmerchandise in Summum at age 75 at the time of his second marriage; removed to Oberlin (now Summum), Fulton Co, IL by1849, erecting the 2nd house there; tax assessor there 1860;remained a Mennonite during his lifetime, even though there was no local church in Fulton Co; was a "staunch Democrat"; probably buried in Ipava because his son Chester was living there.


Sources:
Text: Jacob Shank Bible inscriptions, in Ohio Genealogical Societylibrary, Mansfield, OH, information by Gene Ann Good Cordes,1012 Brayton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45215, photocopy.
Text: Ipava cemetery, Bernadotte twp, Fulton Co, IL, personaltranscription.
Text: U.S. Census, Fulton Co, IL, photocopy, personal abstract.
Type: Book
Author: Breneman, Charles D.
Periodical: Abraham Breneman Family History
Publication: Mennonite Pub House, Scottdale, PA, 1939
Location: in Wayne Co, OH public library, Wooster
Media: photocopy
Type: Book
Author: Helin, Jesse
Periodical: Historical Encyclopedia of IL - Fulton Co
Publication: Munsell Pub Co, Chicago, 1908
Media: photocopy
Type: Periodical
Author: Park, Myrna S.
Title: "Early Mennonites in Fulton Co, IL: an Overview
Periodical: Mennonite Heritage
Media: photocopy
Type: Book
Author: Miller, J.C.
Periodical: Genealogy and History of the Descendants of Samuel Miller
Publication: F.J. Heer Pub Co, Columbus, OH, 1912
Location: in Fairfield Co, OH public library, Lancaster
Media: photocopy
Text: Marriages, from courthouse records, Lewistown, Fulton Co, IL,photocopy, personal abstract.
Text: Marriage license and Minister's return, Fulton Co, ILcourthouse, Lewistown, IL, photocopy.
Type: Book
Periodical: History of Fulton Co, Illinois
Publication: Chas. A. Chapman, Peoria, 1879
Location: in Canton, IL public library
Media: photocopy
Text: "History of Fulton Co, IL". Chas. A. Chapman. Peoria. 1879.
Text: Marriages, from courthouse records, Lewistown, Fulton Co, IL,photocopy, personal abstract.
Text: book B, p.114


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450. Thomas R. BRANSON


Sources:
Author: Unknown author
Title: History of Fulton County Illinois; Together with Sketches of Its Cities, Villages and Townships, Educational, Religious, Civil, Military, and Political History; Portraits of Prominent Persons and Biographies of Representative Citizens
Publication: 1879 reprinted, Evansville, Indiana, 1975
Abbrev: Unknown author, History of Fulton County
Reference Number: 27
Type: Book, Reprint of Old
Date: 15 JUN 1998
Note: p.944
Title: Manuscript was copied by Winifred Cox Thomson from records previously collected during Christmas vacation and days following by Bertha Dilworth in 1938 Manuscript photocopy sent to Susan Howland Thompson from Vernon C. Thomson,
Jr., Vermont, IL, 61484. Photocopy now in Susan's possession
Abbrev: Thomson, Dilworth History
Reference Number: 42
Type: Manuscript
Date: 11 OCT 1998
Title: Dilworth History 1681 to 1947 Presented to Lt. Col. William Dilworth Miner by Bertha Dilworth file in computer Adobe Acrobat .PDF format from George Miller, gmiller@cybermarket.com copy of .PDF file in possession of Susan Howland
Thompson, Redding, California
Abbrev: Dilworth, Dilworth History
Reference Number: 42
Type: Manuscript
Date: 6 NOV 2000
Author: Unknown author
Title: History of Fulton County Illinois; Together with Sketches of Its Cities, Villages and Townships, Educational, Religious, Civil, Military, and Political History; Portraits of Prominent Persons and Biographies of Representative Citizens
Publication: 1879 reprinted, Evansville, Indiana, 1975
Abbrev: Unknown author, History of Fulton County
Reference Number: 27
Type: Book, Reprint of Old
Date: 15 JUN 1998
Note: p. 944