Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Easterday Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Michael Easterday (1775-1849)
Posted by: Elizabeth Felts (ID *****4124) Date: May 24, 2004 at 18:49:41
In Reply to: Re: Michael Easterday (1775-1849) by Joe Petritsch of 454

I am in need of some serious help, and am hoping you can help me. My gggrandfather was Samuel Easterday (B. 05/03/1820 supposedly born in Wayne county, Ohio; M. to my gggrandmother, his fourth marriage, Rhoda Monroe on 09/04/1863 in DeKalb county, Indiana; D. 01/12/1905 also in DeKalb county and is buried in Krontz Cemetery with Rhoda). I have been told that his father was Michael Easterday and his mother was Elizabeth Lantz. I have located Michael in the 1830 and 1840 census in Ohio (Wayne county, Mohican township which later became Ashland) and also in various tax records also from this county. I was assuming from the age in the census that he was born between 1770 and 1780 and since I couldn't locate him in the 1850 census that he passed away between 1840 and 1850. Samuel (and his sister Tracey Easterday Topper) have listed his birthplace as Maryland. Now for the big question...Do you have any idea who his parents were, where he was born, or any ideas as to where to look for this information? I cannot seem to locate him before 1830. I've looked in Fredricksburg county, Maryland and also under the various spellings of Ostertag, Osterday, etc. but cannot seem to get past 1830. Thank you in advance for any help that you can provide!


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/easterday/messages/307.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network