Individual Notes

Note for:   Anna Myra McNeil,   ABT 1875 -          Index

Individual Note:
     1880 Federal Census, Hickory Grove, Benton, IN, Page 335B, Jesse, 61, is living with Lavina, 47, Clarie, 25, Newton A, 24, [not shown in any other census], John L, 22, Charles, 14, Lewis A, 11, Orphins, [sp?], 8, Myra A, 5. Also living with them is a Phoeba Hunt, sister-in-law, 39, [born in OH] and John Shever, 22 who works on the farm. All of the children are born in IN. Lavina Jesse and Phoeba were born in OH. Phoeba's father born in PA and mother in OH. Jesse's parents were both born in VA. According to the census record, Phoeba is an invalid and Clarie is a school teacher.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Louis Embery McNeil,   ABT 1869 -          Index

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     1870 Federal Census, Grant Township, Benton County, Indiana, Page 2, lines 31-39: Jessee McNeal, 50, Louisa, 38, William, 18, Rebeca, 17, Clara, 14, Milton, 13, John, 12, Charlie, 4, Lewis, 1. Jessee and Louisa born in Ohio, all children born in Indiana.

In the 1880 Federal Census, Hickory Grove, Benton, IN, Page 335B, Jesse, 61, is living with Lavina, 47, Clarie, 25, Newton A, 24, [not shown in any other census], John L, 22, Charles, 14, Lewis A, 11, Orphins, [sp?], 8, Myra A, 5. Also living with them is a Phoeba Hunt, sister-in-law, 39, [born in OH] and John Shever, 22 who works on the farm. All of the children are born in IN. Lavina Jesse and Phoeba were born in OH. Phoeba's father born in PA and mother in OH. Jesse's parents were both born in VA. According to the census record, Phoeba is an invalid and Clarie is a school teacher.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Charles Holloway McNeil,   ABT 1866 -          Index

Individual Note:
     1870 Federal Census, Grant Township, Benton County, Indiana, Page 2, lines 31-39: Jessee McNeal, 50, Louisa, 38, William, 18, Rebeca, 17, Clara, 14, Milton, 13, John, 12, Charlie, 4, Lewis, 1. Jessee and Louisa born in Ohio, all children born in Indiana.

1880 Federal Census, Hickory Grove, Benton, IN, Page 335B, Jesse, 61, is living with Lavina, 47, Clarie, 25, Newton A, 24, [not shown in any other census], John L, 22, Charles, 14, Lewis A, 11, Orphins, [sp?], 8, Myra A, 5. Also living with them is a Phoeba Hunt, sister-in-law, 39, [born in OH] and John Shever, 22 who works on the farm. All of the children are born in IN. Lavina Jesse and Phoeba were born in OH. Phoeba's father born in PA and mother in OH. Jesse's parents were both born in VA. According to the census record, Phoeba is an invalid and Clarie is a school teacher.

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Note for:   Orphos Albert McNeil,   ABT 1872 -          Index

Individual Note:
     In the 1880 Federal Census, Hickory Grove, Benton, IN, Page 335B, Jesse, 61, is living with Lavina, 47, Clarie, 25, Newton A, 24, [not shown in any other census], John L, 22, Charles, 14, Lewis A, 11, Orphins, [sp?], 8, Myra A, 5. Also living with them is a Phoeba Hunt, sister-in-law, 39, [born in OH] and John Shever, 22 who works on the farm. All of the children are born in IN. Lavina Jesse and Phoeba were born in OH. Phoeba's father born in PA and mother in OH. Jesse's parents were both born in VA. According to the census record, Phoeba is an invalid and Clarie is a school teacher.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Sydney Nora Oliver,   3 APR 1873 - 28 FEB 1954         Index

Individual Note:
     1880 Federal Census, Elon, Amherst County, VA, Film Number T9-1353, there is a family as follows: Richard M. Oliver, 37, born VA, Brick Mason, both of his parents born in VA. He was married to Margaret A. Oliver, age 23, born in VA, and her parents also born in VA. Their children were: William R. Oliver, 17, VA; Charles W. Oliver, 14, VA; Leonard L. Oliver, 11, VA; Henry E. Oliver, 9, VA; Sydney N. Oliver, 7, VA; Edmond A. Oliver, 5, VA; and Lafayette W. Oliver, 9 months, VA. All but Sydney, Edmond and Lafayette match roughly on birth years. Susan would not show, if the info is correct, because she married before the 1880 census and therefore would not be part of this family any more.

1910 Federal Census, Ridgway Village, Gallatin County, IL, SD 15, ED 31, SH 3B & 4A, April 18, 1910. Oscar, 36, Nora, 36, Jessie, 16, Grace, 10, Pauline, 8 months. All of the children were born in Illinois. According to the census record, Sydney had 8 children and only 3 were alive.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Ben A. Oliver,   11 APR 1874 -          Index

Individual Note:
     1850 Federal Census, Campbell County, VA, Town of Lynchburg, July 24, 1850, Page 74. Shows James Oliver, 43, Maria Ann Oliver, 37, Amanda M., 12, Mary E., 10, Richard M., 8, James M., 4, and Benjamin A., 3 months, all born in Virginia.

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Note for:   James Henderson Oliver,   ABT 1804 - 24 APR 1878         Index

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     Lynchburg City Marriage Bonds, 1805-1854, Page 30. James Oliver married Maria Ann Phillips on June 7, 1834. Benjamin A. Phillips, Maria's father was the bondsman.
Also shows an Alexander and William Oliver as witnesses.

1840 Federal Census Lynchburg, Campbell County, VA, Page 15. This is a James Oliver with 1 male under 5, one male over 30 and under 40, two females under 5, one female over 5 and under 10, one female over 20 and under 30. Only James Oliver showing from Lynchburg in the 1840 census.

1850 Federal Census, Campbell County, VA, Town of Lynchburg, July 24, 1850, Page 74. Shows James Oliver, 43, Maria Ann Oliver, 37, Amanda M., 12, Mary E., 10, Richard M., 8, James M., 4, and Benjamin A., 3 months, all born in Virginia. They are living next to the Phillips family, Benjamin and Mary.

1860 Federal Census, Castle Craig, Western District, Campbell County, VA, Page 17, June 12, 1860. Found an entry, [matching what John P. Oliver has written], James Oliver, 56, James M. Oliver, 12, and Benjamin, 10. James is a Plasterer and all were born in Virginia. They are living one house away from Thomas Oliver and Elizabeth Oliver.


Individual Notes

Note for:   Maria Ann Phillips,   ABT 1813 -          Index

Individual Note:
     Lynchburg City Marriage Bonds, 1805-1854, Page 30. James Oliver married Maria Ann Phillips on June 7, 1834. Benjamin A. Phillips, Maria's father was the bondsman.

1840 Federal Census Lynchburg, Campbell County, VA, Page 15. This is a James Oliver with 1 male under 5, one male over 30 and under 40, two females under 5, one female over 5 and under 10, one female over 20 and under 30. It is the only James Oliver showing from Lynchburg in the 1840 census.

1850 Federal Census, Campbell County, VA, Town of Lynchburg, July 24, 1850, Page 74. Shows James Oliver, 43, Maria Ann Oliver, 37, Amanda M., 12, Mary E., 10, Richard M., 8, James M., 4, and Benjamin A., 3 months, all born in Virginia.

1860? Not found in Amherst county.

1870 Federal Census, Elon Township, Amherst County, VA, Page 10, June 24, 1870. Record shows Maria A. Oliver, 59, Frances, 16, and Mary, age unreadable, Edwin, 22 who is a Railroad Engineer.

1880 Federal Census, Elon, Amherst County, VA, Page 193A. Edwin, 33, Frances, 28, Theodore, 9, Charlotte M., 4, Minnie, 3. Maria A. Oliver, a widow, is also living with them, age 69. All were born in Virginia. Edwin is a Carpenter.



Individual Notes

Note for:   Molly Mellisa Wright,   ABT 1890 -          Index

Individual Note:
     1930 Federal Census, Duck Creek Township, Stoddard County, MO, ED 104-8, SD 17, SH 8-A, April 15, 1930. Ivah, 45, Molly, 40, Willie I., [or J.], 13, Annie M., 8, David, 5, Ivaleen, [sp?], 3 years, 5 months. Also living with them are Eva Wright, 20, step-daughter, and Ella Wright, 17, step-daughter. Everyone, except Ivah, was born in Missouri. Ivah's parents were born in Virginia, and Molly's parents were born in Missouri. Ivah is a Brick layer. Ivah owns the home they are living in. The record shows that Ivah was 18 when he got married and Molly was 19 when she got married. Believed to be their age when they were married the first time. It may be that this is their second marriage.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Edmond A. Oliver,   ABT 1875 -          Index

Individual Note:
     1880 Federal Census, Elon, Amherst County, VA, Film Number T9-1353, there is a family as follows: Richard M. Oliver, 37, born VA, Brick Mason, both of his parents born in VA. He was married to Margaret A. Oliver, age 23, born in VA, and her parents also born in VA. Their children were: William R. Oliver, 17, VA; Charles W. Oliver, 14, VA; Leonard L. Oliver, 11, VA; Henry E. Oliver, 9, VA; Sydney N. Oliver, 7, VA; Edmond A. Oliver, 5, VA; and Lafayette W. Oliver, 9 months, VA. All but Sydney, Edmond and Lafayette match roughly on birth years. Susan would not show, if the info is correct, because she married before the 1880 census and therefore would not be part of this family any more.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Amanda M. Oliver,   ABT 1838 -          Index

Individual Note:
     1850 Federal Census, Campbell County, VA, Town of Lynchburg, July 24, 1850, Page 74. Shows James Oliver, 43, Maria Ann Oliver, 37, Amanda M., 12, Mary E., 10, Richard M., 8, James M., 4, and Benjamin A., 3 months, all born in Virginia.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Mary E. Oliver,   ABT 1840 -          Index

Individual Note:
     1850 Federal Census, Campbell County, VA, Town of Lynchburg, July 24, 1850, Page 74. Shows James Oliver, 43, Maria Ann Oliver, 37, Amanda M., 12, Mary E., 10, Richard M., 8, James M., 4, and Benjamin A., 3 months, all born in Virginia.

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Note for:   James M. Oliver,   JUN 1847 -          Index

Individual Note:
     Believe he was born after June 12 and before July 24th. That would put him at 3 prior to the 1850 census and 13 after the 1860 census.

1850 Federal Census, Campbell County, VA, Town of Lynchburg, July 24, 1850, Page 74. Shows James Oliver, 43, Maria Ann Oliver, 37, Amanda M., 12, Mary E., 10, Richard M., 8, James M., 4, and Benjamin A., 3 months, all born in Virginia.

1860 Federal Census, Castle Craig, Western District, Campbell County, VA, Page 17, June 12, 1860. Found an entry, [matching what John P. Oliver has written], James Oliver, 56, James M. Oliver, 12, and Benjamin, 10. James is a Plasterer and all were born in Virginia. They are living one house away from Thomas Oliver and Elizabeth Oliver.

Notes: There is a James M. Oliver and Francis Crissip married June 20, 1872 in Gallatin County, IL, Book B, Page 448. James also shows in the 1870 IL State Census in Shawneetown, Gallatin, IL. Roll 224, Page 472.


Individual Notes

Note for:   Benjamin A. Oliver,   APR 1850 -          Index

Individual Note:
     1850 Federal Census, Campbell County, VA, Town of Lynchburg, July 24, 1850, Page 74. Shows James Oliver, 43, Maria Ann Oliver, 37, Amanda M., 12, Mary E., 10, Richard M., 8, James M., 4, and Benjamin A., 3 months, all born in Virginia.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Frances Indiana Oliver,   26 MAR 1852 - 15 AUG 1915         Index

Individual Note:
     1870 Federal Census, Elon Township, Amherst County, VA, Page 10, June 24, 1870. Record shows Maria A. Oliver, 59, Frances, 16, and Mary, age unreadable, Edwin, 22 who is a Railroad Engineer.

1880 Federal Census, District 18 Elon, Amherst County, VA, Page 193A. Edwin, 33, Frances, 28, Theodore, 9, Charlotte M., 4, Minnie, 3. Maria A. Oliver is also living with them, age 69. All were born in Virginia. Edwin is a Carpenter.