The Purcell Lineage

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Interesting information about Daviess Co, IN

Legend: [doc] = Documentation, [Marr] = Marriage Record, [Pass] = Passenger List, [Will] = Will

Generation 1

Francis Purcell b. c1750

Generation 2

Children of Francis Purcell

Jesse Purcell b. c1780 m. 4/25/1812 Knox Co, IN to Delila Freeland d/o Jacob Freeland & Nancy ???


Generation 3

Children of Jesse Purcell & Delila Freeland

Indiana b. 2/11/1813 OH m. 5/3/1835 Daviess Co, IN to John Bachelor b. 10/2/1806 OH s/o William Bachelor & Catherine Buher

Rachel b. 7/15/1814 m. 12/27/1834 Nicholas Ennis b. 10/5/1818 KY

William Franklin b. 11/10/1815 IN d. 12/17/1872 IN m. 8/8/1839 Daviess Co, IN to Sinthiana/Cintha Alexander b. 9/25/1822 Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN d/o Ashbury A Alexander & Elizabeth Lindsey

Charlotte b. 1817

Benjamin M b. 1819 m. 10/31/1849 Orleana Albert

James J b. 1820 m. 8/11/1842 Pricilla Stafford

Jesse Jr b. 1823 m. 1/1/1848 Martha Small

Prudence b. 1825 m. 1/21/1847 Richard Dobbyn

Minerva b. 1826

Hiram b. 1828 m. Julia Colbert

Julia b. 1828

Generation 4

children of Hiram Purcell & Julia Colbert

Jasper m. 10/12/1879 Glendora Reynolds
Dell m. 1/26/1889 Augusta Walker
Rachael m. 11/26/1868 Henry C Horell

Children of Jesse Purcell Jr & Martha Small

Judson m. Elizabeth ???
William m. 9/28/1875 Lula Horall
Anna m. 6/9/1908 James Hardy
Jesse m. 4/29/1879 Ethel Southerland

Children of William Franklin Purcell & Sinthiana/Cintha Alexander

Elizabeth b. 2/26/1840

Nelson b. 3/24/1842 Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN d. 12/9/1915 Cumback, Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN [Cem] m. 2/13/1861 Washington, Daviess Co, IN to Lydia Ann Eubanks b. 9/3/1843 Daviess Co, IN d. 10/6/1911 Cumback, Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN d/o William Eubanks & Barbara Ross

Bernetta b. 3/26/1844 IN d. 2/28/1937 m.1. 8/5/1858 Washington, Daviess Co, IN to Hillard J BALDWIN b. c1838 Daviess Co, IN d. 6/15/1863 Washington, DC [Cen] [Mil] m.2 11/20/1864 Daviess Co, IN to Joseph R Jones d. 1/26/1899 m.3. Bazzle Mattingly m.4. Benjamin Dayton


Hiram b. 7/11/1848 m. 7/30/1875 Rowena A Coan

Isaac T 8/3/1850-11/29/1879

James 10/3/1860-12/4/1877

Generation 5

Children of Jasper Purcell & Glendora Reynolds

Lula m. John Yarbourh
Henriella m. George Goodwin

Children of Judson Purcell & Elizabeth ???


Children of Nelson Purcell & Lydia Ann Eubanks

William Sherman b. 12/10/1864 Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN

Mary J b. cDec 1866 Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN m.1. 1/30/1884 Solomon Eskew m.2. Louis Day

Jacob Hiram b. 1/22/1868 Cumback, Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN m. Dell Pride b. c1875

Fennimore Isaac b. 1870 Cumback, Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN d. 1890

Effa b. 1872 Cumback, Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN m.1. ??? Eaton m.2. Ed Shepherd

James Taswell b. 8/30/1874 Cumback, Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN d. Dec 1948 m. 7/19/1900 Mary Kirk d. 3/7/1928

Rachael E b. 8/9/1876

Della Etta b. 2/13/1881 Cumback, Veale Twp, Daviess Co, IN d. 2/13/1968 Washington, Daviess Co, IN [Cem] m. 3/25/1899 Pike Co, IN to George William Mershon b. 1/16/1876 Pike Co, IN d. 7/1/1948 Washington, Daviess Co, IN s/o Daniel Mershon & Esther Jennifer Hughes

Generation 6

Children of Jacob Hiram Purcell & Dell Pride

Floyd m. Jane Goodwin

Children of James Taswell Purcell & Mary Kirk


Generation 7

Child of Floyd Purcell & Jane Goodwin

Kenneth Ray m. Lucille Ann Smith

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