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

Trumbo and Adams Family Home Page

Updated January 11, 2009

Donald Trumbo
Centralia, Marion County,, Illinois, United States
trumbodr@yahoo.com

Edit Your Page

Welcome to my family home page. I am a descendant of Andrius (Andreas) Trumbo through George, Ephraim, Andrew, Cammillus, Isaac, Oscar, and Donald Trumbo Sr. Genealogy research is a daily learning experience for me. I am not a professsional genealogist. I try as much as possible to confirm my information. I will be glad to share any information I have. And finally, thank you to all those that have sent me information and assisted me in the past. I hope you enjoy.

Note: FamilyTreeMaker only allows me to upload 2000 people to this web site. For this reason I have not uploaded in a while because it is hard to decide which individuals to leave off. I have one large family tree file. I am updating information on a daily basis so feel free to email me if you have interest in a particular individual or family in my file. I may have more information.

----TRUMBO LINE: I am trying to prove the origin of the Trumbo name. Some of the variations and possibilities I have found are Trumbeau, Trumbohr, Trumeau, Trum Von Trumbach, Trumph, Trumbourger, Trimbach, Trumbach, Trombauer, Trumpour, Trumpor, Trumpboor, and Drumbore. My line of Trumbo's eventually ended up in Illinois around 1847. Their travels included Germany> France> New York> Virginia > West Virginia > Lawrence and Scioto Counties in Ohio > and finally Massac County, Illinois.

----ADAMS LINE: The ADAMS line I am researching came from GEORGEHAM Parish, DEVONSHIRE, England. My gggreat grandparents were William Gaskins ADAMS (b. abt. 1795) and Mary Ann TUCKER (b. 1810) His family, came from England about 1847 and lived in Crawford County Illinois for a few years then moved to Sullivan County, INDIANA. William Adams and most of his children and grandchildren are burried in Sullivan County, Illinois. My great grandfather Henry Adams later moved to Marion County, Illinois.

----WATKINS LINE: I am trying to find information on Watkins that lived in Shelby and Marion counties in Illinois. This family may have came from Wilson County, TN along with the HOPKINS family. My Watkins family could also have been spelled "WADKINS."

----CRANE/DAUGHERTY LINE: I have recently started researching my wife's family which includes the following surnames: CRANE, GORDON, FERGERSON, DAUGHTERTY, ERNSTBERGER, and WHITWORTH. Her family came from Dexter, Calloway County, Kentucky. If you have any information on this family I would love to hear from you.

----RETHERD LINE: This is my grandmother's line (Effie May Rethard Trumbo. I am also starting persue this line of Rethards from Illinois.






GEDCOM Trees (viewing trees requires 4.0 or later)

 

Family Photos

 

Family Tree Maker Reports and Trees

 

Related Files

  • Hopkins and Watkins/Wadkins posibillity. (89 KB)
    This is a descendant report of Stephen Hopkins and Mary Adamson that may or not be correct. This could possibly show the relationship between my Watkins/Wadkins family and the Hopkins family. I'm trying to prove or disprove this.
  • Account of Henry Adams and Phoebe Elliott (2 KB)
    This was something I transcribed from hand written notes by Muriel Adams. It is an account of Henry Adams and Phoebe Elliott and their families.
  • Descendants of Jacob Hinkle and Caroline Trumbo (88 KB)
    The decendants of Caroline Trumbo (b.1831) and Jacob Hinkle (b. 1852). Submitted by Susan Thompson of St. Paris, Ohio. July 2007
  • Obituary of James Marion Crider (4 KB)
    James Marion Crider born July 5, 1833 in Livingston Kentucky. Died May 24, 1912 in Massac County, Illinois. James was the son of Thomas B. and Mary (Delany) Crider.
  • Account of a Trumbo family reunion in 1897 (24 KB)
    This is an account of a Trumbo family reunion held in Dayton, Lasalle County, Illinois in 1897. It was held by Elias Trumbo. Thank you to Steve Trumbo for allowing me to post this on my web site.
  • 1870 Census Marion County Illinois (Partial) (92 KB)
    This is part of the 1870 Census of Marion County Illinois Lester PO taken June 28, 1870. Transcribed by me, Donald Trumbo. Some surnames included are WATKINS HOPKINS LAMBERT KNIGHT MARSHALL YOUNG MEADER MELTON DOOLIN? CANDLE MORGAN SHEPPARD HOUSTON LINDERSMITH HENDRICKS FOSTER WRIGHT ASHTON NICHOLS MOORE BRINAN?
  • Obituary of Louise E. (Copeland) Starks (4 KB)
    Louise E. (Copeland) Starks born Nov 30, 1860 in Massac County, Illinois. She died June 30, 1929. She was the daughter of Joshua and Caroline Copeland.
  • Account of Cammillus Trumbo's death 1871 (14 KB)
    This are transcribed notes from 1871 Probate record. The original is on file in Massac County. It is the Doctor bill for Cammillus Trumbo and family from 1869 to death of Cammillus .
  • Descendants of John Tucker (9 Jan 2009) (5 KB)
    This is an outline of descendants of John Tucker born 1785 Georgeham, Devon, England and wife Mary Harding born 15 Apr 1786. These are the parents of Mary Ann Tucker, wife of William Gaskin Adams.
  • Obituary of Elyvon (Tucker) Hafford Morehead (3 KB)
    Elyvon (Tucker) Hafford Morehead, 84 CAIRO, Ill. She was the daughter of John and Effa Mae Tucker
  • California Death Records for Trumbo's and Others (23 KB)
    This is a listing of California death records I compiled for my Trumbo family that moved to California (Fresno area) from Massac County Illinois. Includes several other surnames.
  • Kinship Report For Andreas Trumbo (100 KB)
    If you or someone else is a descendant/relation of Andreas Trumbo (b. 1685) check here to see if you are in my file.
  • Will of William Adams, Sr. (8 KB)
    Last Will and Testament of William Adams, Sr. Sullivan County Illinois
  • Will of William G. Adams (17 KB)
    This is the will of William G. Adams (father to William Sr.) Sullivan County Illinois
  • Will of Martha E. Adams (11 KB)
    This is the will of Martha E. Adams (Wife of Richard) Sullivan County Illinois
  • Will of Hannah Powers Clemens (1880) (6 KB)
    Will of Hannah (Powers) Clemens
  • IGI records for ADAMS surname (84 KB)
    This is a list of IGI records for the Adams surname from Northern England in the county of Devon (Georgeham and surrounding area). There are many other surnames listed.
  • Will of William Power 1844 (10 KB)
    This is the will of William Power, father to Jane Power Trumbo (wife of Andrew Jackson Trumbo)
 

Related Links

 
Created with Family Tree Maker

The content shown on this page has been submitted by a Genealogy.com customer, and is not subject to verification by Genealogy.com. Neither Genealogy.com nor its affiliates are responsible for the accuracy of any information contained on this page. The opinions expressed on this page are the author's alone and not the opinions of Genealogy.com.

Home | Help | About Us | Site Index | Terms of Service | PRIVACY
© 2009 Ancestry.com