Ella Elkins

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ella Elkins was born 17 Jul 1868 (daughter of William Elkins and Julia A Brubaker).

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  William Elkins was born 26 Apr 1823, Lawrence County, Ohio; died 1897.

    Notes:

    William Elkins--is the son of Marvil and Nancy (Sharp) Elkins, who settled in this county in 1812; the former is deceased, and the latter died October 12, 1866, aged 82 years. They came to this county in 1819.

    William was born in Lawrence county April 26, 1823, and married in the same county, September 23, 1863, to Julia A. Brubaker, who is a native of this county, born January 10, 1835. Her father, Daniel Brubaker, was born September 27, 1803, and died August 31, 1850. They came to this county in 1819. The following are the children of Mr. Elkins; Oscar M. born July 17, 1864, is attending school in Valparaiso, Indiana; William E., January 27, 1867, resides at Home; Ella U. W., July 17, 1868, resides at home; Harriet A., February 10, 1871, died July 15, 1871; Minnie E., July 29, 1872, resides at home. Mrs Elkins had three Brothers in the war of 1861, Daniel, Abraham and David T. Brubaker. All three enlisted in 1865 in the 188th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, and were honorably discharged at the close of the war. The maternal grandfather of Mr. Elkins, Richard Sharp, was in the war of 1812. Perry township is where Mr. Elkins resides, and where he conducts a farm. His post office address is Sheridan Coal Works, Lawrence County Ohio. {taken from page H-27 1882 Hardesty Altas Lawrence County Ohio}

    William married Julia A Brubaker 23 Sep 1863, Lawrence Co., Ohio. Julia (daughter of Daniel Brubaker and Magaret D. Davidson) was born 10 Jan 1835, Lawrence Ohio; died 2 Jul 1898. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Julia A Brubaker was born 10 Jan 1835, Lawrence Ohio (daughter of Daniel Brubaker and Magaret D. Davidson); died 2 Jul 1898.
    Children:
    1. Oscar M. Elkins was born 17 Jul 1864.
    2. William E. Elkins was born 27 Jan 1867.
    3. 1. Ella Elkins was born 17 Jul 1868.
    4. Harriet A. Elkins was born 10 Feb 1871; died 15 Jul 1871.
    5. Minnie E. Elkins was born 29 Jul 1872.


Generation: 3

  1. 6.  Daniel Brubaker was born 8 Jul 1791, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia (son of Abraham Brubaker and Mary Stover); died 24 Jun 1868, Lawrence Co., Ohio; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio.

    Notes:

    Daniel seems to have been a Justice of the Peace. Have seen listed in several places where he preformed marriages in Lawrence Co., Ohio

    Daniel, served on grand jury in 1818, and was a Lawrence Co., Commissioner in the 1820's.{taken from "History of Lawrence Co., Ohio 1990 page 305}

    Daniel came west from the Shenandoah Valley on horseback with a bag of money hidden in his bed roll, to buy land in Perry Township, at the mouth of Solida Creek. He first ran a grind mill then later a sawmill. {taken from "History of Lawrence Co., Ohio 1990 page 99}

    The Brubaker Cemetery is located in Fayette Towsnhip on the hill off CR18, 1/4 mile northeast of the junction with US52

    Daniel — Magaret D. Davidson. Magaret (daughter of Nathaniel Davidson and Elizabeth Kelley) was born 27 Sep 1803, Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia; died 31 Aug 1850, Lawrence Co., Ohio; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio. [Group Sheet]


  2. 7.  Magaret D. Davidson was born 27 Sep 1803, Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia (daughter of Nathaniel Davidson and Elizabeth Kelley); died 31 Aug 1850, Lawrence Co., Ohio; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio.

    Notes:

    Ironton Paper recorded Margaret's Death
    Died on the 31st at her residence in Laurence County, Mrs. Margaret Brubaker, consort of Daniel Brubaker, Esq. in her 49th year.

    Questions being aroused with the information from Marshal Shute....??????
    Margaret Davidson or Margaret Davisson
    David Todd's death certificate has her listed as Davidson
    Cassa's death certificate has it blank

    Marshal Shutes information reads: Judge John Davisson, father of Margaret who married Daniel Brubaker. Judge John Davisson was born in Maryland in 1777, came to Ohio in 1801. He was the first judge of Lawrence County, and served three terms in State Legislature 1821 to 1826. Judge John Davisson married Susanah Lambert, who was born in New Jersey 20 days after the signing of the Declaration of Independence4.

    Children:
    1. John D. Brubaker was born 19 Feb 1819, Lawrence Ohio; died 4 Feb 1885, Ashland Boyd County Kentucky.
    2. Harriet Brubaker was born 1820, Lawrence Ohio; died 26 Oct 1857, Perry Township, Lawrence Co., Ohio.
    3. Mary Brubaker was born 30 Sep 1822, Lawrence Ohio; died 12 Nov 1822, La Grange County, Ohio.
    4. Susan Brubaker was born 11 Feb 1824, Lawrence Ohio; died 24 Jan 1852; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio.
    5. Abraham Brubaker was born 12 Jul 1825, Lawrence Ohio; died 14 May 1905; was buried Woodland Cemetery, South Point, Ohio.
    6. William D. Brubaker was born 26 May 1827, Lawrence Ohio; died 28 Sep 1867; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio.
    7. America Brubaker was born 1 Oct 1828, Lawrence Ohio; died 8 Mar 1903, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado; was buried Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    8. Emilie Brubaker was born 19 Apr 1830, Lawrence Ohio.
    9. Samuel Brubaker was born 18 Jan 1832, Lawrence Ohio; died 20 Dec 1850; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio.
    10. Louisa Brubaker was born 18 Apr 1833, Lawrence Ohio.
    11. 3. Julia A Brubaker was born 10 Jan 1835, Lawrence Ohio; died 2 Jul 1898.
    12. Daniel D. Brubaker was born 1 Nov 1837, Lawrence Ohio; died 8 May 1923; was buried White Cottage Cemetery, Fayette Township Ohio.
    13. George Brubaker was born 3 Mar 1839, Lawrence Ohio; died 24 Apr 1907.
    14. Cassa Brubaker was born 18 Sep 1841, Lawrence Co., Ohio; died 31 May 1925, Fayette Township Burlington, Ohio.
    15. David Todd Brubaker was born 29 Jun 1842, Lawrence Co., Ohio; died 5 Nov 1917, Lawrence Co., Ohio; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio.
    16. James Brubaker was born 22 Nov 1845, Lawrence Ohio; died 22 Jan 1865, Lawrence Ohio; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio.
    17. Helen Brubaker was born 26 Jan 1847, Lawrence Ohio.


Generation: 4

  1. 12.  Abraham Brubaker was born 14 Jun 1761, Near Luray, Page County, Virginia (son of Abraham Brubaker and Barbara Long); died 1805, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia.

    Notes:

    Abraham and Mary lived on a plantation adjoining the town of Woodstock Shenandoah Co., Virginia. His will is on record in the Clerk's office in Woodstock, Va. Several years after his death his widow married Francis Reese.

    Will of Abraham Brubaker, Jr of Woodstock, Va transcribed by Doreen Nagy Brubaker

    In the name of God Amen. I Abraham Brubaker of Shenandoah County in the State of Virginia, yeomen, being infirm in body but in my perfect sense and reason do make and ordain this my last will and testament in form following. That is to say I give and recommend my soul into the hands of Almighty God who gave it, and my body I recommend to the earth, To be decently interred at the discretion of my executrix and touching such worldly estate which it hath pleased God to bless me with, I will and bequeath in the following manner and form:
    I will and bequeath to Mary Brubaker my beloved wife two horses and two cows, first choice and remainder of my hogs that is not sold. Likewise I give to my son Samuel one stud horse called Saint George. Likewise I give to my beloved with Mary Brubaker one wagon and four sets of harnesses belonging to the wagon, on bar shear plough and shovel plough. I give her six beds and furniture, one large copper kettle and one coffee kettle and six dishes, one dozen of plates of pewter, and a dozen knives and forks of the choice, one years bread, and the full third's of my personal estate after all my debts is paid. Likewise I give my second son John Brewbaker one two years old mare called Jehoseb and one saddle and bridle. Likewise I give my third son Abraham one yearling stud colt called Republican. Likewise I give my fourth son Daniel Brewbaker one yearling mare colt Republican. Likewise I will and bequeath to all my children and equal part of my estate exclusive of the above mentioned gifts. That is to say Samuel, John, Abraham, Daniel, David, Jacob, Catharine, Rebekah Brubaker
    Likewise, I desire that my estate be converted into money and my executors to hold the money in their hands and to pay my children their legacies as they come of age.
    Likewise, I Abraham Brubaker do acknowledge by this testament that I am perfectly willing to give up all my right and title of a deed for land on which Woodstock town now stands except one acre of ground where the dwelling house and stable stands, provided that Susannah Strickler, Catharine, Rhodes, Christen Strickler, Anna Coffman and Mary Lionbarger comes forward and gives an indemnified bond to me, or my executors to clear me of my heirs Admas or assigns from all damages, respecting my father Abraham Brubaker and my own conduct, respecting the town of Woodstock.
    I Abraham Brubaker do choose by beloved wife Mary Brubaker and Daniel Stover to be my executors.
    And I do hereby utterly disallow, revoke and disannul all and every other former will in any other ways before named, willed, bequeathed, relating and confirming this and no other to be my last will and testament. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this fourteenth day of April in the year of our Lord on thousand eight hundred and five

    Abraham married Mary Stover 1782, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia. Mary (daughter of Samuel Stover and Barbara Lionberger) was born Abt 1765, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia. [Group Sheet]


  2. 13.  Mary Stover was born Abt 1765, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia (daughter of Samuel Stover and Barbara Lionberger).
    Children:
    1. Jacob Brubaker was born Shenandoah Va; died Bef 1807.
    2. Jacob Brubaker was born Shenandoah Va; died Bef 1807.
    3. Samuel Brubaker was born 28 Apr 1784, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia; died 12 Nov 1841, Millerstown, Chapaign, Ohio; was buried Spring Grove Cemetery, Johnson Twp, Champaing Ohio.
    4. John Brubaker was born 1786, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia; died Aft 1810.
    5. Abraham Brubaker was born 1788, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia; died 1850, St. Joseph, Missouri.
    6. 6. Daniel Brubaker was born 8 Jul 1791, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia; died 24 Jun 1868, Lawrence Co., Ohio; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio.
    7. David Brubaker was born 1793, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia; died 19 Jul 1860, Lawrence County, Ohio.
    8. Catherine Brubaker was born 16 May 1798, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia; died 3 Jul 1882; was buried Kouns Family Cemetery Perry Twp.-moved to IrontonWoodland Cemetery in July 1966.
    9. Rebecca Brubaker was born 4 Jan 1803, Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Virginia; died 25 May 1877, Lawrence Ohio.

  3. 14.  Nathaniel Davidson was born 16 Jan 1782, Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia (son of Amaziah Davidson and Margaret Burns); died 5 Feb 1863, Scioto County, Ohio.

    Notes:

    Nathaniel settled on the land that originally was cleared by Baccus, Baccus had lived there for several years, he had farmed some, hunted some, but was not content, so he moved on down below Pine Creek. Nathaniel was a farmer so this land was perfect for him, he took possession as land owner, and paid considerable attention to an apple orchard, setting the trees on exact row, and trimming them so as to make them sightly, and of even balance. He hunted for a pass-time and was one of the best of marksmen with the rifle; kept a blacksmith shop, with a few blacksmith tools for his own convenience; for sometime acted in the capacity of Associate Judge of the court; was a good neighbor; lost his eyesight; became a member of the Baptist Church, and died a Christian in his 80th year. Nathaniel is buried in Aid Cemetery, Aid, Lawrance, Ohio along with his wife, Elizabeth.

    After the death of George Stewart, Sarah Stewart came to live with Nathaniel. While Jeremiah Stewart lived with John Kelly; and Martha Stewart was raised my Joseph Powell. (Taken from OLD TIMES, Gilruth on Early Settlers in Lawrence County from the IRONTON REGISTER)

    Nathaniel married Elizabeth Kelley 5 Oct 1802, Scioto County, Ohio. Elizabeth (daughter of Luke Kelley and Mary Keyser) was born 11 Mar 1784, Shennandoah County, Virginia; died 20 Sep 1848, Scioto County, Ohio. [Group Sheet]


  4. 15.  Elizabeth Kelley was born 11 Mar 1784, Shennandoah County, Virginia (daughter of Luke Kelley and Mary Keyser); died 20 Sep 1848, Scioto County, Ohio.
    Children:
    1. John Davidson/Davisson was born 9 Sept. 1778, Maryland; died 3 Feb. 1831, Lawrence Co., OH.
    2. 7. Magaret D. Davidson was born 27 Sep 1803, Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia; died 31 Aug 1850, Lawrence Co., Ohio; was buried Brubaker Cemetery, Fayette Township, Ohio.
    3. Joseph Elsworth Davidson was born 5 Sep 1805, Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia; died 20 Mar 1839, Hanging Rock, Ohio.
    4. Mary Davidson was born Abt 1808, Clarksburg, Harrison Wv.
    5. Andrew Davidson was born Abt 1811, Scioto Co., Ohio; died 14 Jun 1888.
    6. Henrietta Kitty Davidson was born 13 Mar 1814, Haverhill Lawrence, Ohio; died 15 Oct 1890, Haverhill Lawrence, Ohio.
    7. Thomas Davidson was born 25 Dec 1815, Ohio; died 29 May 1884, Hangman Ma.
    8. Rueben Davidson was born 30 Jun 1819, Aid, Lawrence Co., Ohio.
    9. Rufus Davidson was born Abt 1821, Ohio.
    10. Elizabeth Ann Davidson was born Abt 1823, Ohio.