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Updated September 5, 2000

I am Researching several family lines. I would appreciate information on the following surnames, and am happy to share what I have.
Pheanis/Phenis - German - Earliest ancester, Christopher located in Wilks Co. Georgia. Christopher had a son named Soloman who Migrated to Indiana. The family then moved to various parts of Indiana and Ohio.

Showalter - Swiss - Migrated from Rockingham Co. Virginia, to Georgia, to Preble County Ohio. This is the Jacob Showalter line who died in 1775.

Henemyer - German/Holland - Migrated from Pennsylvania to Indiana
to Ohio. Interested in information on Augustus Henemyer born either in Germany or Holland. I believe he may have been the father of Samuel Henemyer born Pa. 1813, died Whitley Co., In. in 1902.

Guisewite/Guisewhite - Migrated from Pennsylvania to Montgomery County, Ohio. Interested in Jacob Guisewite who I believe to be the father of Emanual Guisewite Born 1844, Farmersville, Ohio, and died 1907.

McCarty - Irish/Scot? - Indiana and Ohio - Looking for the relatives of Luther McCarty a prizefighter 1892 -1913 and his father Arron P McCarty who was know as "White Eagle". I believe these are relatives of my Great, Great, Grandmother Permilla McCarty. I have no information on her prior to her marriage to Isaiah Phenis in 1855, in Franklin Co. Indiana. They were members of the Four Mile Church of the Brethren. Any information on this family would be very appreciated!

Watson - Indiana family of Rev John Watson, sister Elizabeth Virginia Watson 1861 - 1951.

Riffle - Migrated from Maryland, to Viginia, to Darke County, Ohio.

Schafer - German - Migrated from Fabbenstedt, Germany, to Darke Co. Ohio Oldest known ancester Colon Frederich Wilhelm Schafer born 1806 in Germany. Married Hanna Sophis Brekeschmidt in 1830.
Hanna was born in 1813 in LaVern, Germany.

Brinkman - German - Migrated from Rodinghauser, Germany to Prussia, to Covington Ohio, to Darke County Ohio.

Baumann - Pennsylvania to Darke County, Ohio. Looking for ancestors of Lea Maria Baumann who married John Roth Sr. in 1845 in Darke County, Ohio.

Vincelette - French - Migrated from ? to Darke County. Looking for relatives of Emily T. Vincelette born 1864. She married John Roth Jr. in 1882.

Sanborn - French - Migrated from France to Canada or New York,
to Michigan. Relatives of Frank Sanborn born 1850 Port Huron, Michigan and his daughter Flossie Irene Sanborn, born 1892 in Flint, Mi.

DeLonjay - French - Migrated from France/Canada to New York to Michigan. Searching for information on Charles born about 1823 in Canada, and his daughter Angeline born 1851. Lived in Flint Michigan.

Roth - French - Migrated from France, naturalized in Darke County Ohio in 1844.

Basey/Basye - Migrated from Virginia to Preble County, Ohio.


Stephanie S Riffle

3749 Hillgrove Woodington Road
Greenville, Ohio 45331
United States

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