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Descendants of Johan Jacob METSKER (METZGER)

Seventh Generation

(Continued)

229. Ira METZGER (Jacob METZGER , Andrew METZGER , Johann Valentin ? , Johann Adam , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born about 1880 in Indiana .

Indiana Marriages
Title: Index to Marriage Record 1852 - 1905 Inclusive Volume II Letters L to Z Inclusive
Record Location: Clinton County, Indiana
W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerk's Office Frankfort Compiled by Indiana Works Projects Administration 1940
Spouse 1: Ira Metzger
Spouse 2: Cora A Troxell
Marriage Date: 11 Oct 1903
County: Clinton
Book: C-12
Original Source Page: 302
Date: 10 Oct 1903

1910 Census - Ross Twp, Clinton, IN
Jacob Metzger, 70, m. 51 yrs, OH
Catherine, wife, 70, m. 51 yrs, 5 children-1 living, OH
NEXT DOOR:
Ira Metzger, 29, m. 6 yrs, IN
Cora A, wife, 30, m. 6 yrs, IN
Ralph, son, 2, IN

Census Microfilm Records: Indiana, 1920
State: Indiana
County: CLINTON
Locale: ROSS TWP
Series: T625 Roll: 427 Part: 2 Page: 257B
Ira Metzger, 38, IN
Cora, wife, 40, IN
Ralph, son, 12, IN
Glenn, son, 8, IN

Ira married Cora A. TROXELL on 11 Oct 1903 in Clinton, Indiana. Cora was born about 1880 in Indiana .

They had the following children:

  532 M i Living
  533 M ii Living

233. John Richard METSKER (Isaac METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born on 19 Mar 1817 in Greene, Ohio. He died on 10 Feb 1888 in Indianapolis, IN. He was buried in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.

1880 Census
John R. METSKER Self M Male W 63 OH Farmer PA OH
Sarah M. METSKER Wife M Female W 62 SC Keeping House SC SC
Lydia A. METSKER Dau S Female W 31 IN At Home OH SC
Ollie C. METSKER Dau S Female W 18 IN At Home OH SC
John L. METSKER Nephew S Male W 23 IN Farm Laborer OH OH
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Source Information:
Census Place J. Q. Adams, Warren, Indiana
Family History Library Film 1254320
NA Film Number T9-0320
Page Number 16B

John married Sarah M. FREEMAN on 20 Sep 1838 in Warren, Indiana. Sarah was born on 8 May 1818 in North Carolina or South Carolina. She died on 12 Mar 1902 in Indiana . She was buried in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.

They had the following children:

  534 F i Lydia A. METSKER was born about 1848 in Indiana .
  535 F ii Ollie C. METSKER was born about 1861 in Indiana .

236. Abraham METSKER (Isaac METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born on 25 Aug 1824/1825 in Greene, Ohio. He died on 21 May 1863 in Indiana . He was buried in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.

1860 Census
Abram Metsker John Q Adams, Warren, IN 35 1824 Ohio Male
Elizabeth Metsker John Q Adams, Warren, IN 37 1822 Ohio Female
Emeretta j Metsker John Q Adams, Warren, IN 13 1846 Indiana Female
Emerillis h Metsker John Q Adams, Warren, IN 9 1850 Indiana Female
Worthington Metsker John Q Adams, Warren, IN 7 1852 Indiana Male
Abraham M Metsker John Q Adams, Warren, IN 5 1854 Indiana Male
John W Metsker John Q Adams, Warren, IN 3 1856 Indiana Male
Isaac W Metsker John Q Adams, Warren, IN 1 1858 Indiana Male
Thomas Mcgregory John Q Adams, Warren, IN 24 1835 Scotland Male

Abraham married Elizabeth Ann ODLE on 27 Aug 1845 in Warren, Indiana. Elizabeth was born in 1823 in Ohio.

They had the following children:

  536 F i Emeretta METSKER was born about 1846 in Indiana .
  537 F ii Amaryllis Hannah METSKER was born on 14 Jan 1851 in Warren, Indiana. She died on 23 Jul 1925.
  538 M iii Worthington Fenton METSKER was born on 16 Aug 1852 in Warren, Indiana. He died on 20 May 1924.

1870 Census - Adams, Warren, IN (Pine Village Post Office)
Worthington Metsker, 17, working on farm, IN
living with Jonathan Conoyer family

Title: Index to Marriage Record 1850 - 1922 Inclusive Volume I Letters A to Z Inclusive
Record Location: Benton County, Indiana
W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerk's Office Fowler Compiled by Indiana Works Progress Administration 1939
Spouse 1: Zema E Hall
Spouse 2: Worthington F Metsker
Marriage Date: 19 Dec 1872
County: Benton
Book: 2
Original Source Page: 222

Title: Index to Marriage Record 1853 - 1920 Inclusive Volume I Letters A to Z Inclusive
Record Location: Warren County Indiana
W. P. A. Origifal Record Located: County Clerk's Office Williamsport Compiled by Indiara Works Progress Administration 1939
Spouse 1: Werthington Metsker
Spouse 2: Sarah L Thomas
Marriage Date: 21 Feb 1878
County: Warren
Book: 6
Original Source Page: 371
        Worthington married (1) Zema E. HALL on 19 Dec 1872 in Benton Co, Indiana.
        Worthington married (2) Sarah L. THOMAS on 21 Feb 1878 in Warren, Indiana.
  539 M iv Abraham Milton METSKER was born on 16 Jun 1854 in Warren, Indiana. He died in Jun 1918.

Title: Index to Marriage Record 1853 - 1920 Inclusive Volume I Letters A to Z Inclusive
Record Location: Warren County Indiana
W. P. A. Origifal Record Located: County Clerk's Office Williamsport Compiled by Indiara Works Progress Administration 1939
Spouse 1: Harriet A Largent
Spouse 2: Abraham Metsker
Marriage Date: 25 Dec 1878
County: Warren
Book: 6
Original Source Page: 414
        Abraham married Harriet A. LARGENT on 25 Dec 1878 in Warren, Indiana.
  540 M v John Wesley METSKER was born on 27 Aug 1857 in Warren, Indiana. He died on 8 Mar 1919.

1880 Census
John R. METSKER Self M Male W 63 OH Farmer PA OH
Sarah M. METSKER Wife M Female W 62 SC Keeping House SC SC
Lydia A. METSKER Dau S Female W 31 IN At Home OH SC
Ollie C. METSKER Dau S Female W 18 IN At Home OH SC
John L. METSKER Nephew S Male W 23 IN Farm Laborer OH OH
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Source Information:
Census Place J. Q. Adams, Warren, Indiana
Family History Library Film 1254320
NA Film Number T9-0320
Page Number 16B
  541 M vi Isaac William METSKER was born on 21 Mar 1859 in Warren, Indiana. He died on 20 Jan 1896.
+ 542 M vii Elmer Elsworth METSKER

242. Isaac Nelson METSKER (Isaac METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born on 13 Dec 1830 in Warren Co, Indiana. He died on 5 Jan 1866 in Warren, Indiana. He was buried in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.

Title: Marriage Record Book 3: March 1846 - January 1853
Record Location: Warren County, Indiana
Part I - Grooms Part II - Brides
Spouse 1: Elizabeth Campbell
Spouse 2: Isaac N. Metsker
Marriage Date: 18 Mar 1852
County: Warren
Original Source Page: 750

Isaac married Elizabeth Ann CAMPBELL on 18 Mar 1852 in Warren, Indiana. Elizabeth was born on 12 Aug 1833 in Warren, Indiana. She died on 18 Jun 1922 in Warren, Indiana. She was buried on 20 Jun 1922 in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.

They had the following children:

  543 F i Rebecca Eveline METSKER was born on 11 Jan 1853 in Warren, Indiana. She died on 3 Sep 1916 in Indiana . She was buried in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.

Title: Index to Marriage Record 1853 - 1920 Inclusive Volume I Letters A to Z Inclusive
Record Location: Warren County Indiana
W. P. A. Origifal Record Located: County Clerk's Office Williamsport Compiled by Indiara Works Progress Administration 1939
Spouse 1: Rebecca E Metsker
Spouse 2: Robert Kelly
Marriage Date: 28 Oct 1886
County: Warren
Book: 5
Original Source Page: 137
        Rebecca married Robert KELLY on 28 Oct 1886 in Warren, Indiana.
  544 F ii Margaret Elmina METSKER was born on 11 Aug 1854 in Warren, Indiana. She died on 24 Jan 1855 in Indiana . She was buried in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.
+ 545 M iii John Luther METSKER
  546 M iv Isaac Jonathan METSKER was born on 7 Apr 1858 in Warren, Indiana. He died on 30 Jul 1864 in Warren, Indiana. He was buried in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.
  547 F v Mary Elizabeth METSKER was born on 9 Apr 1858 in Warren, Indiana. She died on 7 Jul 1884 in Indiana . She was buried in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.
  548 F vi Emily Jane METSKER was born on 4 Aug 1861 in Warren, Indiana. She died on 24 Nov 1944 in Warren, Indiana. She was buried on 26 Nov 1944 in Pine Village Cemetery, Warren, IN.
  549 F vii Martha Cecilia METSKER was born on 14 Jun 1863 in Warren, Indiana. She died on 28 Jan 1883.

Title: Index to Marriage Record 1853 - 1920 Inclusive Volume I Letters A to Z Inclusive
Record Location: Warren County Indiana
W. P. A. Origifal Record Located: County Clerk's Office Williamsport Compiled by Indiara Works Progress Administration 1939
Spouse 1: Martha Metsker
Spouse 2: D Webster Rhode
Marriage Date: 23 Nov 1879
County: Warren
Book: 6
Original Source Page: 439
        Martha married D. Webster RHODE on 23 Nov 1879 in Warren, Indiana.
  550 F viii Sarah Nellie METSKER was born on 15 May 1865 in Warren, Indiana. She died on 27 Nov 1949.

247. William METSKER (George METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born about 1836 in Warren Co, Indiana.

1860 Census
Wm Metsker Middlefork, Vermillion, IL 23 1836 Indiana Male
Margaret Metsker Middlefork, Vermillion, IL 25 1834 Indiana Female
Lewis Metsker Middlefork, Vermillion, IL 21 1838 Indiana Male
Mary Metsker Middlefork, Vermillion, IL 19 1840 Indiana Female
Jesse Metsker Middlefork, Vermillion, IL 17 1842 Indiana Male

1880 Census
William METSKER Self M Male W 45 IN Teamster OH VA
Sarah E. METSKER Wife M Female W 45 CAN Keeps House --- ---
Cary A. METSKER Son S Male W 8 KS IN CAN
Jame S. W. METSKER Son S Male W 6 KS IN CAN
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Source Information:
Census Place Le Roy, Coffey, Kansas
Family History Library Film 1254377
NA Film Number T9-0377
Page Number 378B

William married Sarah E.. Sarah was born about 1835 in Canada.

They had the following children:

  551 M i Cary A. METSKER was born about 1871 in Kansas.
  552 M ii James S. METSKER was born about 1873 in Kansas.

249. Lewis G. METSKER (George METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born about 1839 in Warren Co, Indiana.

1880 Census
Louis METSKER Self M Male W 41 IN Farmer PA VA
Nancy METSKER Wife M Female W 29 IN Keeps House IN IN
George METSKER Son S Male W 14 KS Works On Farm IN IN
Alvin METSKER Son S Male W 10 KS IN IN
Frank METSKER Son S Male W 4 KS IN IN
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Source Information:
Census Place Spring Creek, Coffey, Kansas
Family History Library Film 1254377
NA Film Number T9-0377
Page Number 439C

Uncertain about the following marriage record:
Title: Index to Marriage Record 1850 - 1920 Inclusive Volume III Letters Koc - Rog Inclusive Kock - Rogers W.
Record Location: Tippecanoe County, Indiana
W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerk's Office, Lafayette Compiled by Indiana Works Progress Administration
Spouse 1: Lewis G. Metsker
Spouse 2: Amanda C. Calspell
Marriage Date: 14 Dec 1865
County: Tippecanoe
Book: C-11
Original Source Page: 103

Lewis married Nancy. Nancy was born about 1850 in Indiana .

They had the following children:

  553 M i George METSKER was born about 1865 in Kansas.
  554 M ii Alvin METSKER was born about 1869 in Coffey, Kansas.
  555 M iii Frank METSKER was born about 1875 in Kansas.

254. George Thomas MEDSKER (Alexander Hamilton METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born in 1841 in Indiana.

1880 Census
George MEDSKER Self W Male W 40 IN Laborer KY KY
Ottie MEDSKER Dau S Female W 14 IN Keeping House IN IN
Eva MEDSKER Dau S Female W 12 IN At Scholl IN IN
Jacob U MEDSKER Son S Male W 9 IN IN IN
John MEDSKER Son S Male W 7 IN IN IN
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Source Information:
Census Place Gosport, Owen, Indiana
Family History Library Film 1254303
NA Film Number T9-0303
Page Number 274C

He had the following children:

  556 F i Ottie MEDSKER was born about 1865 in Gasport, Wayne Twp, Owen, Indiana.
  557 F ii Eva MEDSKER was born about 1867 in Indiana.
  558 M iii Jacob U. MEDSKER was born about 1870 in Indiana.

This may not be the correct person:
1910 Census - EDRAY, POCAHONTAS, West Virginia
Series: T624 Roll: 1694 Part: 1 Page: 19A
Jacob W. Medsker, 39, IN
Margaret Z, granddaughter, 6, VA
Nellie, granddaughter, 17, VA
+ 559 M iv John W. MEDSKER

255. Abraham (Abram) METSKER (Alexander Hamilton METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born on 9 Jul 1844 in Missouri. He died on 31 Jan 1927.

last name also spelled Medsker

Abraham married Nancy. Nancy was born in 1850 in Ohio .

They had the following children:

  560 M i Henry METSKER was born in 1875.

256. William F. MEDSKER (Alexander Hamilton METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born in Aug 1846 in Indiana.

1880 Census
William F. MEDSKER Self M Male W 33 IN Attorney PA PA
Allice S. MEDSKER Wife M Female W 29 OH House Keeper OH OH
William A. MEDSKER Son S Male W 6 IN IN IN
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Source Information:
Census Place Cambridge, Wayne, Indiana
Family History Library Film 1254322
NA Film Number T9-0322
Page Number 177C

1900 Census - Jackson, Wayne, Indiana
William Medsker, 53, Aug 1846, IN PA PA
Alice S., wife, 48, May 1852, IN IN IN
William A, son, 24, Sept 1875, IN
Harry, son, 1883, 14, IN

William married Alice S.. Alice was born in May 1852 in Ohio .

They had the following children:

  561 M i William A. MEDSKER was born in Sep 1875 in Indiana.
  562 M ii Harry B. MEDSKER was born in 1883 in Indiana.

257. John Lewis MEDSKER (Alexander Hamilton METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born in 1848 in Missouri. He died on 15 Sep 1922 in Greene Co, Springfield Missouri . He was buried in Oak Lawn Chapel Cem West Plains, Howell Co Mis .

last name also spelled Medsker

1880 Census
John MEDSKER Self M Male W 32 MO Farmer OH VA
Sarah MEDSKER Wife M Female W 34 IN Keeping House OH OH
Mary Etta MEDSKER Dau S Female W 12 MO At School MO IN
Marcia N. MEDSKER Dau S Female W 8 MO MO IN
Margette A. MEDSKER Dau S Female W 5 MO MO IN
Cordelia MEDSKER Dau S Female W 3 MO MO IN
Addis E. MEDSKER Dau S Female W 8M MO MO IN
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Source Information:
Census Place Pond Creek, Greene, Missouri
Family History Library Film 1254687
NA Film Number T9-0687
Page Number 141C

1900 Census - South Fork Township, Howell County, Missouri
Series: T623 Microfilm: 860 Book: 1 Page: 171
John L. Medscar, 1848, 51, m. 34 yrs, MO OH VA
Sarah, wife, Feb 1845, 55, m. 34 yrs, 7 children-5 living, IN OH OH
Cordia J., dau, Apr 1877, 23, MO
Addie E, dau, Sept 1879, 20, MO
Nina I, dau, Jan 1882, 18, MO
Otway, son Feb 1884, 16, KS
Wesley, son, Jun 1886, 13, KS

1920 Census - Springfield, Greene, MO
John L. Medsker, 71, MO
Anna R, wife, 61, KY

John married (1) Sarah C. KEITH on 25 Dec 1866. Sarah was born on 9 Feb 1845 in Indiana. She died prob bef 1920.

They had the following children:

  563 F i Mary Etta MEDSKER was born in 1868 in Missouri. She died on 2 Mar 1953 in Missouri.
        Mary married George Washington STUTSMAN on 10 Apr 1884 in Crawford, Kansas. George was born on 6 May 1860 in Franklin, Arkansas.
  564 M ii J. T. (Theodore) MEDSKER was born on 7 Mar 1870.
  565 F iii Marcia Annebelle MEDSKER was born on 15 May 1872 in Greene Co, Missouri. She died on 31 May 1952 in Florence, Kansas.

Note: Taught school for several years in the Missouri Public school system. Lived in Missouri until 1917 when they moved to a farm near Antelope, Kansas. In 1931 moved to farm near Cedar Point, Kansas. In 1950 retired to Florence.
        Marcia married Austin WRIGHT on 1 Mar 1896.
  566 F iv Margaret Izora MEDSKER was born on 23 Sep 1874 in Missouri.
  567 F v Cordelia Jane MEDSKER was born on 12 Apr 1877 in Missouri.
  568 F vi Addie Elizabeth MEDSKER was born in Sep 1879 in Missouri.
  569 F vii Laura Nina MEDSKER was born in Jan 1882 in Missouri.
  570 M viii Ottway Lewis MEDSKER was born in Feb 1884 in Kansas.
+ 571 M ix Wesley F. MEDSKER

John married (2) Anna Etta BEHYMER on 18 Aug 1902 in Springfield, Greene Co, Missouri. Anna was born about 1858 in Kentucky.

261. John Wesley METSKER (John Richards METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born on 28 Sep 1842 in Warren Co, Indiana. He died on 1 Aug 1922.

Title: Index to Marriage Record 1853 - 1920 Inclusive Volume I Letters A to Z Inclusive
Record Location: Warren County Indiana
W. P. A. Origifal Record Located: County Clerk's Office Williamsport Compiled by Indiara Works Progress Administration 1939
Spouse 1: Sarah Z Little
Spouse 2: John W Metsker
Marriage Date: 05 Mar 1868
County: Warren
Book: 5
Original Source Page: 231

1900 Census - Adams, Warren, Indiana
Wesley Metsker Adams, Warren, Indiana abt 1843 Indiana White Head
Sarrah Metsker Adams, Warren, Indiana abt 1847 Indiana White Wife
Newton Metsker Adams, Warren, Indiana abt 1882 Indiana White Son

John married Sarah Zillah LITTLE on 5 Mar 1868 in Warren, Indiana. Sarah was born on 4 Aug 1846 in Indiana. She died on 6 Jan 1935 in Warren Co, Indiana.

They had the following children:

+ 572 M i John W. METSKER
  573 M ii Webster Newton METSKER was born on 28 May 1882 in Indiana.

Title: Index to Marriage Record 1848 - 1920 Inolusive Volune II Letters H - O Inslusive
Record Location: Fountain Souhty Indiama
W. P. A. Original Record Located County Clerks Office Covington Compiled by Indiana Works Projects Administration 1941
Spouse 1: H Webb Metsker
Spouse 2: Edna A Moore
Marriage Date: 09 Jan 1912
County: Fountain
Book: 14
Original Source Page: 238
Date: 28 May 1882
        Webster married Living.

264. Isaac Newton METSKER (John Richards METSKER , Jacob METSKER , George METSKER , George Valentine , Johanne Philip , Johan Jacob ) was born on 24 Aug 1849 in Warren, Indiana. He died on 17 Mar 1937.

1880 Census
I. N. METSKER Self M Male W 31 IN Farmer OH OH
Hester J. METSKER Wife M Female W 33 IN House Keeping OH IN
Mary E. METSKER Dau S Female W 2 IN IN IN
Samuel WALLACE Other S Male W 24 TN Laborer TN TN
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Source Information:
Census Place Pine, Warren, Indiana
Family History Library Film 1254320
NA Film Number T9-0320
Page Number 26A

1910 Census - CENTER TWP, BENTON, IN
Isaac N., 60, M1, married 36 yrs, IN
Jennie N., wife, 62, M1, married 36 yrs, 2 children-1 living, IN

Isaac married Jennie N. FLENNER on 22 Dec 1872. Jennie was born about 1847 in Indiana.

They had the following children:

  574 F i Mary E. METSKER was born about 1877 in Indiana .

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