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Re: Poage/Poague - Illinois
Posted by: Molly Shoaf Date: May 07, 2000 at 15:28:48
In Reply to: Re: Poage/Poague - Illinois by Melinda Hall of 472

I live in Homer. I'm not a relative, but can give you the following information:
Porterfield Poage, b 1855, d 1932 m Anna Jane Clemans, b1861, d 1939 both buried in the G.A.R. Cemetery, Homer, IL. Porterfields' parents were Allen Poage, Jr., b 1822, d 1868 & Susan Frame, b 1817, d 1905. Allen, Jr's. parents were Allen Poage & Margaret, see below.

Lena Poage (this is spelling used locally) m Earl Canaday. Her parents were Aubert Poage, b 1857, d 1929 & (Anna)Margaret Oaks,b 1862, d 1935, both buried in the G.A.R. Cemetery in Homer, IL. Aubert's parents were James Poage, b 1835, d 1915 & Martha J. White, b 1836, d 1859, both buried in the Lost Grove Cemetery, just SW of Homer, IL. James Poage m (2) Nancy White (Martha's sister. The parents of James Poage were Allen Poage, b 1778, d 1853 & Margaret Terrill, b 1790, d 1864. Parents of Allen Poage were George Poage, b 1754, d 1821 & Anne Allen, b 1757, d 1835. Parents of George Poage were John Poage, b 1726, 1789 & Mary Crawford, b 1725. Parents of John Poage were Robert Poage & Elizabeth Preston.
The Poages settled & farmed between Homer & Ogden, IL.

The above information is what I have listed and if you find that I'm not correct, please advise me as I'm compiling a list of residents & descendants of Homer, IL. Thank you. I have Frames in my family. Do you have further information about them?


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