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Risser of PA & IN 1820's - 1900
Posted by: Kim Kester (ID *****5708) Date: June 21, 2011 at 11:19:57
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Would love ANY information on these family lines

Any information about this family would be most appreciated.

FIRST GENERATION

1. Nancy Ethel Lucretia Risser1 was born on 16 Jun 1882 in Ijamsville, Wabash County, Indiana. She died on 7 Jun 1965 in Middlebury, Elkart County, Indiana. She was buried on 10 Jun 1965 in McDowell Cemetery, Casco Twp, Allegan County, MI.



SECOND GENERATION

2. Henry Milton Risser1 was born on 8 Feb 1847 in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. He appeared on the census in 1880 in Ijamsville Twp, Wabash County, Indiana. He appeared on the census in 1900 in Warsaw, Kosciusko County, Indiana. He died about 1928 in Cook County, Illinois. He was buried about 1928 in Cook County, Illinois. He was married to Antoinette ( Nettie) McMahan on 9 Nov 1876 in Cass County, Indiana.

3. Antoinette ( Nettie) McMahan1 was born on 8 Feb 1853 in Indiana. She died on 5 Jan 1949 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. She was buried on 8 Jan 1949 in Arlington Heights Cemetery, Arlington Heights, Illinois. Henry Milton Risser and Antoinette ( Nettie) McMahan had the following children:

i. Rueben Martin Hamline Risser1 was born about 1878 in Cass County, Indiana. He died about 1880 in Indiana. Died at the age of 2 of Diptheria
ii. Elva Adrianne Risser1 was born on 26 Oct 1879 in Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana. She died on 21 Mar 1957 in Hayward County, Wisconsin. She was buried about 24 Mar 1957 in Hayward County, Wisconsin.
1 iii. Nancy Ethel Lucretia Risser.
iv. Ernest Risser1 was born on 16 Mar 1884 in Indiana. He died in Jan 1974 in Saint Mary's, Auglaize County, Ohio. He was buried in Jan 1974 in Elm Grove Cemetery, St Mary's Twp, Ohio. He had Social Security Number 270-03-9223.
v. Maxwell Porter Risser1 was born on 1 Jan 1888 in Warsaw, Kosciusko County, Indiana. He died on 23 Mar 1952 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.
vi. Grace Marie Risser1 was born on 16 Apr 1897 in Warsaw, Kosciusko County, Indiana. She died in Jul 1975 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. She was buried in Jul 1975 in Arlington Cemetery, Elmhurst, Illinois. She had Social Security Number 336-14-7151.



THIRD GENERATION

4. Reuben Risser1 was born in 1823 in Pennsylvania. He appeared on the census in 1850 in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. He appeared on the census in 1870 in Wabash County, Indiana. household and family # 445 Lagro Twp. Wabash County, Indiana

Risser, R. 47 M W farmer $840/565 PA
M.A. 45 F W hsekpr PA
H.M. 23 M W domes PA
A. 22 M W domes PA
C. 20 M W crptr PA
C.B. 17 M W OH
M.A. 15 M W IN He died in 1877 in Lagro Twp, Wabash County, Indiana. He was buried in 1877 in IOOF Cemetery, Lagro, Warsaw County, Indiana. Lot 35E He was married to Mary Ann (Marion) Hawk (Hawkins) about 1845 in Pennsylvania.

5. Mary Ann (Marion) Hawk (Hawkins)1 was born about 1825 in Pennsylvania. She appeared on the census in 1880 in Lagro Twp, Wabash County, Indiana. She died after 1885. Reuben Risser and Mary Ann (Marion) Hawk (Hawkins) had the following children:

2 i. Henry Milton Risser.
ii. Abraham (Absolem) Risser1 was born about 1847 in Pennsylvania.
iii. Christian Risser1 was born on 6 Mar 1849 in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. He appeared on the census in 1880 in Lagro Twp, Wabash County, Indiana. He died on 19 Sep 1916 in Amarillo, Potter County, Texas.
iv. Charles B Risser1 was born about 1853 in Ohio.
v. M. Alice Risser1 was born about 1855 in Indiana.
vi. Maude Risser1 was born about 1872 in Indiana. She was adopted about 1872 in Indiana.

6. McMahan1 died about 1856.

7. Nancy Woten1 was born on 14 Jun 1830 in Jackson County, Ohio. Information as to the place of birth is that of the 1860 Census for Cass County, Indiana McMahan and Nancy Woten had the following children:

3 i. Antoinette ( Nettie) McMahan.


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