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FROM DENNIS FDHaun@aol.com
In Sarah (Sellers) Kee, 1922, ck Peoria Co, Il
obituary, Hancock County Ill. it has that she gave birth to 9 children. How
many live to adult hood? But the obituary has that 5 children and her
husband preceded her in death.
I BELIEVE the 1920 CENSUS where She told how many kids she had and how many living might be another check list,marie, iowa
1870 HANCOCK CO, IL
THOMAS SELLERS 24 OH
ROBERT 11 IL, COOK CO,IL
ISAAC 8 IL, COOK CO, IL
THOS KANE 56 SCOT (ALL in one house?)
FROM DAN SELLERS
"The Sellers" <email@example.com
1870 Hancock Co. Census
Osborn, Samuel 72 M W OH. Chili Twp. (See Scott Co, Il)
Osborn, John 37 M W OH. Chili Twp.
1900 HANCOCK CO, IL (CK1910 Williamson Co, IL)
GEO W. SELLARS 42 IL, DAD MS?, MOM TN, MARRIED 3 YEARS
SARAH T. 32 IL, 3KIDS 2 LIVING, BOTH PARENTS TN
THEODORE 18 IL, SON, BOTH PARENTS IL
LEROY 17 IL, SON
MAUDE 15 IL, DAU
EDDIE 11 IL, SON
EDITH 2/12? IL DAU
JOHN H. KNIGHT 42 IL, BIL, MARRIED 2 YRS, NO WIFE SHOWN
GEORGE SELLERS 61 IL, BOTH PARENTS TN (ck1880 Schulyer,Il)
MARGARET E. 57 IL, 3KIDS, 2 LIVING, DAD IRELAND, MOM TN
LAURA M. 20 IL DAU, BOTH PARENTS IL
EMMETT H. SELLERS 28 IL, BOTH PARENTS IL
LIZZE F. 30 IL, 4KIDS 3 LIVING, DAD IL, MOM KY
MABEL S. 6 IL
DWIGHT H. 4 IL
GLADES M. 1F IL
WM F. SNYDER 66 IL, FIL, WIDOW, DAD VA, MOM KY
MABEL S/L 25 IL, SIL
LEWIS S/L 16 IL, NEPHEW
found this obituary in the Peoria Illinois Journal Star News.
Date Friday Aug, 3, 2001. = Harold Swartzbaugh. Canton Illinois.
Harold D. Swartzbaugh, 90 of Pittsfield, formerly of Canton, died Wednesday,
Aug. 1, 2001, at Liberty Village in Pittsfield. Born DEC, 26, 1910 in
McDonough County to Jess L. and Frances Dyer Swartzbaugh. He married
Elizabeth Sellers on July 5, 1935, in Carthage (Hancock County. ) She
survives. Also surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Roger (Joan) Baughman of
Pittsfiels; two grandchildren, Mrs. Michael (Lori) Clarkson of Quincy Mo. and
Jeff Baughman of Jacksonville. Harold Swartzbaugh taught school in Canton in
1933 and became principal in 1934, a position he held for 24 years. He then
became Superintendent of Canton Schools in 1957, retiring in 1971. (
Pittsfield ILL. is about 30 miles east of Hannibal, MO.)
Journal Star. October 25, 2001
Canton, ILL. --- M. Elizabeth Swartzbaugh, 88, formerly of Canton died Monday, Oct, 22, 2001, at Liberty Village in Pittsfield, where she was a
resident. Born Jan, 27, 1913, in Missouri to Ross and Ada Cross Sellers, she married Harold Swartzbaugh on July 5, 1935, In Carthage. ( ILL.) He
died Aug, 1, 2001. She also was preceded in death by one granddaughter. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Roger
( Joan ) Baughman of Pittsfield, two grandchildren and two great grandsons. ... They moved to Pittsfield in 1993. Services will be at 11 a. m,
Saturday at Murphy Sedgwick Memorial Home ... Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.
Morning Marie, if you find that time would you put this obituary on the Sellers of Hancock County Illinois web site. This Sarah was the daughter of Asa Sellers of Green County Pa. born about 1805. & daughter of Eleanor
( White ) Sellers. this family can be found in the 1850 census of Coshecton County Ohio. Thank you. Dennis. H.
The Cartage Republican News, March 29, 1922. ( Hancock County Ill.)
Miss Sarah Sellers was born at Waynesburg Pa. in Sept, 19, 1832, And departed
this life at the home of her daughter Mrs. Charles Bellville March 22, 1922. Age 89 and 6 months and 10
days.She came with her parents to Ohio. Later coming to Ill. She was united
in marriage to Andrew L. Kee. May 1, 1853. They settled in Harmony Twp. east of Bentley Ill. Where a family of 9 children were born. Mr. Kee and five of the children preceded her in death. Those living are Mrs. Mary E. Sellers of Pratt, Ks. Mrs. Charles Bellville of Carthage Ill. and Mrs., Viola Michaelis
of Chicago, Ill. and one son, L. J. Kee of Plymouth Ill. and a number of
grandchildren. She was laid to rest March 24th. at Harmony Cemetery.// Hear are the list of the Kee children's names that I have taken from the 1860 census of McDonough County ILL. Mary age 5, William age 3, Elijh 5/12 all born Ill. Listed below is where this family is in the 1880 census of Illinois & Missouri
from firstname.lastname@example.org on behalf of Ron Bryant [email@example.com]
Roy Sellers obit appears in the 12-10-1970 issue of the Hancock County Journal-Pilot.
Adelia Sellers obit appears in the 4-15-1998 issue of the Hancock County Journal-Pilot.
All I have is an index of obits.
You can order the actual obituary from the Hancock County Historical Society.