Maria Magdalena Hamsher1

F, b. 6 March 1808
     Maria Magdalena Hamsher was born on 6 March 1808 at Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Bernhard Hamsher and Maria Catherina Kleppinger.1 Maria Magdalena Hamsher married Levi Diehl on 19 October 1826. Maria Magdalena Hamsher lived in 1850 at Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., PA.1 She lived in 1860 at Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., PA.2

Children of Maria Magdalena Hamsher and Levi Diehl

Citations

  1. [S1149] 1850 Federal Census, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 772.
  2. [S2646] 1860 Federal Census, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 1101; FHL #805101.

Martha A. Hamsher1

F, b. circa 1842
     Martha A. Hamsher was born circa 1842 at Franklin Co. (probably), PA.1 She was the daughter of John Hamsher and Mary Wunderlich.1

Citations

  1. [S212] 1850 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 781.

Mary E. Hamsher1

F, b. circa 1858
     Mary E. Hamsher was born circa 1858 at Decatur, Macon Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of John Hamsher and Catherine Knisely.1

Citations

  1. [S2668] 1860 Federal Census, Macon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 203; FHL #803203.

Mary Eleanor Hamsher

F, b. 6 May 1910, d. 4 January 1995
     Mary Eleanor Hamsher was born on 6 May 1910 at South San Francisco, San Mateo Co., CA. She was the daughter of Clarence Ford Hamsher and Nellie W. Annin. Mary Eleanor Hamsher married Robert Bruce. Mary Eleanor Hamsher died on 4 January 1995 at Gerber, Tehama Co., CA, at age 84.

Peter Hamsher

M, b. 7 August 1789, d. 19 September 1839
     Peter Hamsher was born on 7 August 1789 at Pennsylvania. He was the son of Bernhard Hamsher and Maria Catherina Kleppinger. Peter Hamsher married Elizabeth Klein on 17 January 1822. Peter Hamsher died on 19 September 1839 at Franklin Co. (probably), PA, at age 50.
Note: Since the 1850 census of Perry County, Pennsylvania shows that William Hamsher was born in Franklin County, it is assumed the balance of the children of Peter and Elizabeth Hamsher were also born there -- they are so indicated. DLB 2014.

Children of Peter Hamsher and Elizabeth Klein

Citations

  1. [S2674] 1850 Federal Census, Perry County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 805.
  2. [S2666] 1900 Federal Census, Macon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 323; FHL #1240323.
  3. [S1149] 1850 Federal Census, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 772.
  4. [S2668] 1860 Federal Census, Macon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 203; FHL #803203.

Rebecca Hamsher

F, b. 30 January 1823, d. 20 March 1903
     Rebecca Hamsher was born on 30 January 1823 at Franklin Co., PA. She was the daughter of Peter Hamsher and Elizabeth Klein. Rebecca Hamsher married Samuel Rotz circa 1840 at Franklin or Cumberland Co., PA.1 Rebecca Hamsher lived in September 1850 at Letterkenny Twp., Franklin Co., PA.1 She lived in August 1860 at Todd Twp., Fulton Co., PA.2 She died on 20 March 1903 at Fulton Co., PA, at age 80.

Children of Rebecca Hamsher and Samuel Rotz

Citations

  1. [S212] 1850 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 781.
  2. [S2671] 1860 Federal Census, Fulton County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 1113; FHL #805113.
  3. [S2672] 1870 Federal Census, Fulton County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1347; FHL #552846.

Rebecca J. Hamsher1

F, b. circa 1835
     Rebecca J. Hamsher was born circa 1835 at Franklin Co. (probably), PA.1 She was the daughter of John Hamsher and Mary Wunderlich.1

Citations

  1. [S212] 1850 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 781.

Robert Waggoner Hamsher1

M, b. 4 September 1895, d. 13 August 1981
     Robert Waggoner Hamsher was born on 4 September 1895 at Macon Co., IL.1 He was the son of Harry E. Hamsher and Birdie M. Waggoner.1 Robert Waggoner Hamsher married Fern J. Honts, daughter of James Edgar Honts and Josephine Gertrude Voss. Occupation: Manager at landscaping contractor in 1930.2 Robert Waggoner Hamsher lived in April 1930 at 420 North Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles Co., CA.2 He died on 13 August 1981 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 85.

Citations

  1. [S2666] 1900 Federal Census, Macon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 323; FHL #1240323.
  2. [S706] 1930 Federal Census, Los Angeles County, California. Microfilm Image, National Archives Series T626, Rolls 124 - 176; FHL #2339859 - 911.

Samuel W. Hamsher1

M, b. August 1830, d. after 12 June 1900
     Samuel W. Hamsher was born in August 1830 at Franklin Co., PA.1 He was the son of Peter Hamsher and Elizabeth Klein.1 Samuel W. Hamsher married Susanna Arbuckle, daughter of Ailsey (?), on 7 October 1873 at Macon Co., IL, Three children born to the marriage, two living as of 1900 census.1 Samuel W. Hamsher died after 12 June 1900 at Decatur, Macon Co., IL.

Children of Samuel W. Hamsher and Susanna Arbuckle

Citations

  1. [S2666] 1900 Federal Census, Macon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 323; FHL #1240323.
  2. [S2667] 1880 Federal Census, Macon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 229; FHL #1254229.

Sarah E. Hamsher1

F, b. circa 1839
     Sarah E. Hamsher was born circa 1839 at Franklin Co. (probably), PA.1 She was the daughter of John Hamsher and Mary Wunderlich.1

Citations

  1. [S212] 1850 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 781.

Susannah Hamsher1

F, b. circa 1835
     Susannah Hamsher was born circa 1835 at Franklin Co. (probably), PA.1 She was the daughter of Adam Hamsher and Mary Ann Beck.1

Citations

  1. [S212] 1850 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 781.

Susannah Hamsher

F, b. 27 October 1799
     Susannah Hamsher was born on 27 October 1799 at Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Bernhard Hamsher and Maria Catherina Kleppinger. Susannah Hamsher married Jacob Myers on 19 September 1839.

Susannah Hamsher1

F, b. circa August 1850
     Susannah Hamsher was born circa August 1850 at Perry Co., PA.1 She was the daughter of William Hamsher and Sophia (?)1

Citations

  1. [S2674] 1850 Federal Census, Perry County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 805.

Thomas Oliver Hamsher1

M, b. circa 1831
     Thomas Oliver Hamsher was born circa 1831 at Franklin Co. (probably), PA.1 He was the son of John Hamsher and Mary Wunderlich.1

Citations

  1. [S212] 1850 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 781.

William Hamsher1

M, b. 5 October 1824
     William Hamsher was born on 5 October 1824 at Franklin Co., PA.1 He was the son of Peter Hamsher and Elizabeth Klein.1 William Hamsher married Sophia (?).1 Occupation: Wagon maker in 1850 at Jackson Twp., Perry Co., PA.1 William Hamsher lived in September 1850 at Jackson Twp., Perry Co., PA.1 Occupation: Farmer in 1860.2 He lived in August 1860 at P.O. Niantic, Macon Co., IL.2 Occupation: Wagon maker in 1870 at Decatur, Macon Co., IL.3

Children of William Hamsher and Sophia (?)

Citations

  1. [S2674] 1850 Federal Census, Perry County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 805.
  2. [S2668] 1860 Federal Census, Macon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 203; FHL #803203.
  3. [S2669] 1870 Federal Census, Macon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 249; FHL #545748.

William Meyers Hamsher1

M, b. 17 December 1849, d. 12 March 1922
     William Meyers Hamsher was born on 17 December 1849 at Lurgan Twp., Franklin Co., PA.1,2 He was the son of John Hamsher and Mary Wunderlich.1 William Meyers Hamsher married Mary Henriette Luckhardt in 1876, One child born (Clarence) and living as of 1900 census.2 William Meyers Hamsher lived in June 1900 at Mound City, Holt Co., MO.2 He died on 12 March 1922 at Los Gatos, Santa Clara Co., CA, at age 72.

Child of William Meyers Hamsher and Mary Henriette Luckhardt

Citations

  1. [S212] 1850 Federal Census, Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 781.
  2. [S2652] 1900 Federal Census, Holt County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 858; FHL #1240858.

William Robert Hamsher

M, b. 29 October 1912, d. 27 January 1982
     William Robert Hamsher was born on 29 October 1912 at Alameda Co., CA. He was the son of Clarence Ford Hamsher and Nellie W. Annin. William Robert Hamsher died on 27 January 1982 at Los Gatos, Santa Clara Co., CA, at age 69.

Charlotte Hamson

F, b. 11 June 1836
     Charlotte Hamson was born on 11 June 1836 at Tazewell Co., IL. She was the daughter of James Hamson and Christina Pepers. Charlotte Hamson married James Farrow, son of William Farrow and Susannah Larimore, on 5 April 1855 at Tazewell Co., IL.

James Hamson

M
     James Hamson married Christina Pepers.

Child of James Hamson and Christina Pepers

Catherine Hanawalt

F
     Catherine Hanawalt married Jesse Hedges Tallman, son of Benjamin Tallman and Rebecca Hedges.

Rev. William Hanby

M, b. circa 1800
     Rev. William Hanby married Ann Miller, daughter of Samuel Miller and Maria Brumbach. Rev. William Hanby was born circa 1800.

Alvin Hancock

M
     Alvin Hancock married Fannie Davis on 21 December 1910 at Washington Co., IN.

Child of Alvin Hancock and Fannie Davis

Alvin Eugene Hancock

M, b. 27 October 1919, d. 4 March 1991
     Note: NEWSPAPER ARTICLE - New Albany, Indiana Tribune, Thursday, 1967 January 12 ; Page: 4 Column: 8:

Title: Rolling Back The Years
Abstracts: Ten Years Ago column Mr. Hancock was named the first City Judge of New Albany
Subjects: Hancock, A. Eugene.

Alvin Eugene Hancock was born on 27 October 1919 at Hardinsburg, IN. He was the son of Alvin Hancock and Fannie Davis. Alvin Eugene Hancock was graduated in 1942; Indiana University Law School. He began military service WW II, U.S. Navy. He married Barbara Jackson, daughter of James Fred Jackson and Gretchen C. Ochs, on 11 December 1943 at Orleans, Orange Co., IN, WEDDING ANNOUNCEMENT, New Albany, Indiana Ledger, Friday, 1943 Dec 17; Page: 3 Column: 4

          Jackson-Hancock Marriage Announced
Announcement is made of the marriage of Miss Barbara Jackson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Jackson, Orleans to Air Cadet Alvin Eugene Hancock, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Hancock of Hardinsburg which took place at the Orleans Methodist Church, December 11.
The bride is a teacher in Orleans High School and was graduated from Indiana University. She is a Tri Kappa. Cadet Hancock was graduated from Indiana law school and admitted to the Indiana State bar before entering the armed services. He is stationed at Great Lakes where the bride expects to join him later.

Alvin Eugene Hancock died on 4 March 1991 at New Albany, Floyd Co., IN, at age 71 OBITUARY - New Albany, Indiana Tribune, 5 Mar 199, Page: 3 Column: 1

A. Eugene Hancock
Funeral services for A. Eugene Hancock, 71, of 6611 Navilleton Road, Floyd Knobs, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Seabrook Funeral Home with burial in Fairview Cemetery in Orleans. He died Monday at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was a former judge, prosecutor and county Republican chairman. He was active in Republican politics since he began practicing law in New Albany in 1945. He was former New Albany city attorney and was county prosecuting attorney for four years.
He served as New Albany's first city judge from 1957-1959, and was manager of the New Albany auto license branch from 1950 to 1958.
A native of Hardinsburg, Hancock graduated from Indiana University law school in 1942.
He was a Navy veteran of World War II and a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1693, Masonic Lodge 338, American and Floyd County Bar Associations and Centenary United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife, the former Barbara Jackson; a daughter, Patricia A. Kesler of Traverse City, Mich; a sister, Louise Mader of Richmond; and four grandchildren.
Visitation at the funeral home will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

He was buried in March 1991 at Fairview Cemetery, Orleans, Orange Co., IN.

Arthur Andrew Hancock1

M, b. 27 October 1914, d. 28 November 2010
     Arthur Andrew Hancock was also known as "Yibby". He was born on 27 October 1914 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL.1 He was the son of Thomas Hancock and Elsie Jane Larimore.1 Arthur Andrew Hancock married Doris Fern Reed, daughter of Newton A. Reed and Corrine Susan Ryan, on 14 May 1938 at Keokuk, Lee Co., IA. Arthur Andrew Hancock died on 28 November 2010 at Peoria, Peoria Co., IL, at age 96 Obituary (findagrave.com):

PEKIN, IL - Arthur A. "Yibby" Hancock, 96, of 3636 Sheridan Road passed away at 11:25 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois.

Born Oct. 27, 1914, in Pekin to Thomas and Elsie (Larimore) Hancock, he married Doris Fern Reed on May 14, 1938, in Keokuk, Iowa. She died Oct. 28, 2004, in Pekin.

He also was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and two sisters.

Surviving are one daughter, Marilyn Judith "Judy" (Robert) Brining of Pekin; one granddaughter, Holly R. Brining of Austin, Texas; four stepgrandchildren, Carol McElfresh of East Peoria, Sheryl Christi of Oklahoma, Cliff Brining of Sault Sainte Marie, Mich., and Doug Brining of Kimberling City, Mo; six stepgreat-grandchildren; and several stepgreat-great-grandchildren.

Yibby worked for Caterpillar Inc. for 23 years before retiring in 1977 as a power truck operator. He also tended bar for many years, mostly at the Saratoga in downtown Pekin.

He was a member of South Pekin Congregational Church, where he was a longtime deacon. He also was a member of Pekin Moose Family Center 916.

He was buried in 2010 at Glendale Memorial Gardens, Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL, Find A Grave Memorial# 76890460.

Citations

  1. [S2058] 1920 Federal Census, Tazewell County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 410.

Dr. Benjamin Hancock

M, b. 1775, d. after 1823
     Dr. Benjamin Hancock was born in 1775. He married Caroline Ready on 25 September 1817 at Rutherford Co., TN. Dr. Benjamin Hancock died after 1823 at Rutherford Co., TN.

Child of Dr. Benjamin Hancock and Caroline Ready

Cynthia Jane Hancock

F, b. 1843, d. 1929
     Cynthia Jane Hancock was born in 1843 at Harrison Co., IN.1 She was the daughter of James B. Hancock and Elizabeth Jackson.1 Cynthia Jane Hancock married Isaac B. Davis, son of George Washington Davis and Rebecca Haas, on 1 October 1868 at Orange Co., IN. Cynthia Jane Hancock died in 1929 at Harrison Co., IN.

Children of Cynthia Jane Hancock and Isaac B. Davis

Citations

  1. [S448] 1850 Federal Census, Harrison County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 149.

Dorothy Hancock1

F, b. circa 1916
     Dorothy Hancock was born circa 1916 at Illinois.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Hancock.1 Dorothy Hancock married Halac Colson Jr., son of Halac R. Colson and Jessie Caroline Larimore, circa 1934.1

Citations

  1. [S2467] 1940 Federal Census, Tazewell County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 895.

Dorothy Irene Hancock1

F, b. 1 August 1917, d. 2 January 1922
     Dorothy Irene Hancock was born on 1 August 1917 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Hancock and Elsie Jane Larimore.1 Dorothy Irene Hancock died on 2 January 1922 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL, at age 4. She was buried in January 1922 at Lakeside Cemetery, Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL, Find A Grave Memorial# 65568946.

Citations

  1. [S2058] 1920 Federal Census, Tazewell County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 410.

Flora Jane Hancock1

F, b. 16 December 1864, d. 3 February 1911
     Flora Jane Hancock was born on 16 December 1864 at Pickaway Co., OH, or 1865, per 1900 census.1 She married James W. Forrest on 13 November 1884 at Madison Co., OH. Flora Jane Hancock died on 3 February 1911 at Mt. Sterling, Madison Co., OH, at age 46.

Child of Flora Jane Hancock and James W. Forrest

Citations

  1. [S1826] 1900 Federal Census, Madison County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1299; FHL #1241299.

George Hancock

M
     George Hancock married Emily Boone, daughter of Jacob Boone and Mary DeHart, on 2 April 1810 at Maysville, Mason Co., KY.