Big changes have come to — 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: Likens Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Joseph Likens/1796/Frederick Co.VA
Posted by: Miriam Boyd (ID *****3842) Date: April 04, 2010 at 13:11:52
In Reply to: Re: Joseph Likens/1796/Frederick Co.VA by Stephen Stec of 273

Martinsburg Gazette Feb.20,1845 In Darkesville after a long and painful illness on the 16th Mrs. Sarah Likens, wife of Joseph Likens aged 51. She was a member of the Methodist Church for 25 years and has left a large family and friends to mourn her loss.
Joseph and Sarah's children: Henry Mann Likens(1836-1897) married June 28,1859 to Mary Susan Miller He committed sucide in Mechanicsburg Pa Sept 26,1897 They were my great grandparents.I have his obituary and it is really gorry., Catherine Likens b 1827 who married James Butler Jan 27,1848, and Harriet Likens (1821-1892) She married John Hastings (Constable) July 1839 and had 2 children Francis b.1844and Lucy b.1852 They lived in Darkesville Berkeley6 Co WV There are 2 children buried in Brucetown Cemetery that may have been their children : Eliza Jane 1822-1824
Isaac Merchant (1756-1814) Married 1st Mary Bull nov.5,1780
Children Sarah 1794-1845 M Joseph Likens 11/29/1819
Jacob b.1795 Mary b.1797 m.Robert McKee
Isaac married 2nd Nancy Schuman 11/24/1897
Children: Hiram 1802-1890 wife Rachel 1804-1880
William b.1804 m.Roshannah Schoppert
Nancy b.1807 Washington b.1809
Peter b.1811 Elizabeth b.1813
According to my record from Morgan Chapel and thr Bergan Papers William Merchant (1725-1772) son of Richard and Mary Sweeting Priscilla ?? was wife
Children: Richard b.1850 married Sarah William b.1852
Jacob b.1854 Isaac 1856or60-1814)m Mary I think Mary and Sarah were "BULL" sisters
Another Mary 1757 m David Lewis III
Frances 1765 Elizabeth 1767
Rebecca 1748 mJames Stewart
Abraham 1763 m Sarah Bull moved to Ohio
John 1765or69 mMary Sarah Bishop moved to Washington Co Va
and Mary 1819-1924
In the 1860 census Joseph was living in the house next door with the Hastings family.

Mary Sweeting was a widow. Her husband Edward Sweeting died in 1716. Her father was William Ebden and mother Jane.Records come from Baltimore County.
Children: William b1772 who married Priscilla
Elinor b 1727 Married Benjamin Barrett
Mary 1734 Married Jonathan Taylor
Richard jr who sold the estate and moved to SCin1771

Notify Administrator about this message?

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
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