William Nixon of Adams Co., OH & Descendants

First Generation

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1. William Nixon. Born in 1774 in Ireland. William died in Adams Co., OH in 1861, he was 87. Buried in In family cemetery.

bef 1802 when William was 28, he married Jane Ellison. Born in Ireland. Jane died in Adams Co., OH.

They had the following children:

2 I. Sarah A.*

3 ii. James (1802-1848)

iii. Robert H.. Born on 28 Feb 1806 in at sea.

 

Second Generation

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2. Sarah A.* Nixon.

Sarah A.* married John McClung, son of John (Jackie) McClung & Margaret Steele, in Adams Co., OH. Born on 12 Apr 1843 in Adams Co., OH. John died in West Union, Adams, Ohio, USA on 4 Nov 1910, he was 67.

They had the following children:

I. Nora.

Nora married Milt Woods.

ii. Lizzie.

 

3. James Nixon. Born on 11 Aug 1802 in Ireland. James died in OH, USA on 20 Jan 1848, he was 45. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

James married Joanna Chipps, daughter of John Chipps & Hannah Rice*. Born on 20 Mar 1804. Joanna died in OH, USA on 24 Jan 1889, she was 84.

They had the following children:

I. William S.. Born on 19 Apr 1826 in OH, USA. William S. died on 5 Apr 1830, he was 3. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

4 ii. James (1828-1873)

iii. Stillborn (Died in Infancy). Born on 22 Jun 1829 in Tiffin Twp. Adams Co., OH. Stillborn died on 22 Jun 1829 in Tiffin Twp. Adams Co., OH. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

5 iv. Andrew Jackson (1835-1915)

6 v. Hannah A. (~1829-)

vi. Henry. Born on 2 May 1832.

vii. Jane. Born on 2 May 1832.

viii. Stillborn. Born on 23 Jun 1835 in Tiffin Twp. Adams Co., OH. Stillborn died on 23 Jun 1835 in Tiffin Twp. Adams Co., OH. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

ix. Elizabeth Jane. Born on 6 Feb 1838. Elizabeth Jane died on 17 Mar 1859, she was 21. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

x. Simeon. Born in Apr 1839. Buried in Village Cemetery In West Union, Adams Co., Ohio. Occupation: Farmer.

bef 1870 when Simeon was 30, he married Matilda (Tillie) Crawford, daughter of Harper Crawford & Aquilla Jane Wilson, in Adams Co., OH. Born in 1849.

xi. Joshua. Born on 20 Jun 1843. Joshua died on 31 Mar 1861, she was 17.

xii. Sarah. Born on 15 Oct 1845. Sarah died on 15 Mar 1915, she was 69.

Sarah married Daniel Treftz.

 

 

 

Third Generation

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4. James Nixon. Born on 14 Jan 1828 in Adams Co., OH. James died on 5 May 1873, he was 45. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

James married Elizabeth Jane. Born ca 1835.

They had the following children:

I. Sarah. Born in 1853.

ii. Mary. Born in 1856.

iii. Elizabeth. Born in 1859 in OH.

iv. Kizziah Hannah. Born in 1862.

v. Emma F.. Born in 1865 in OH.

vi. James S.. Born in 1868 in OH.

 

5. Andrew Jackson Nixon. Born on 26 Mar 1835 in Pumpkin Ridge, Adams, OH. Andrew Jackson died in At home on Gift Ridge on 7 May 1915, he was 80. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cemetery, Adams Co., Ohio.

On 14 Oct 1853 when Andrew Jackson was 18, he married Cassandra H. Wood, daughter of Elisha Wood & Hannah Campbell. Born on 4 Jun 1842 in Fayette Co., PA. Cassandra H. died on 22 Jan 1923, she was 80.

They had the following children:

I. Sarah M.. Born in 1859. Sarah M. died in 1864, she was 5. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cemetery, Adams Co., Ohio.

7 ii. Robert E. (1861-1953)

iii. Oliver A.. Born in 1863. Oliver A. died in 1864, he was 1. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cemetery, Adams Co., Ohio.

iv. Lizzie Odell. Born in 1865.

Lizzie Odell married Stevenson.

v. Luella A.. Born in 1867 in OH.

vi. Hannah. Born in 1870 in OH.

vii. Andrew J. (Died as Child). Born in 1872. Andrew J. died in 1888, he was 16. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cemetery, Adams Co., Ohio.

8 viii. Cora Alice (1877-1950)

ix. J. William. Born in 1875. J. William died in Adams Co., OH on 21 Jul 1958, he was 83.

9 x. Harry M. (1886-1961)

6. Hannah A. Nixon. Born abt 1829.

bef 1845 when Hannah A. was 16, she married David Polley\Polly Jr., son of David Polly & Nancy Ford. Born in 1813. David died bef 1870, he was 57.

They had the following children:

I. Elizabeth. Born in 1845 in Gift Ridge, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

ii. Nancy. Born in 1851 in Gift Ridge, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

iii. Francis Marion. Born in 1852 in Gift Ridge, Adams Co, Ohio, USA. Occupation: common laborer in 1879.

iv. John C. D.. Born on 5 Feb 1855 in Gift Ridge, Adams Co, Ohio, USA. John C. D. died on 19 Aug 1874, he was 19. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

10 v. Robert (1857-1881)

vi. Mary. Born in 1861 in Gift Ridge, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

11 vii. James (1863-1888)

 

 

Fourth Generation

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7. Robert E. Nixon. Born in 1861 in Adams Co., OH. Robert E. died in OH in 1953, he was 92.

On 1 Mar 1885 when Robert E. was 24, he married Mary Belle Hempleman, daughter of Jacob Hempleman Jr. & Louisa Nesbit, in Adams Co., OH. Born in 1865 in Adams Co., OH. Mary Belle died on 2 Mar 1945, she was 80.

They had the following children:

I. Floyd.

ii. Emerson.

iii. Leslie.

iv. Katherine "Kate".

v. Ollie Ulric.

On 3 Sep 1902 Ollie Ulric married Florence Mildred Kidder, daughter of Henry Johnson Kidder & Laura Cloe Sams, in Presbyterian Church in Seaman, Adams Co., OH.

 

8. Cora Alice Nixon. Born on 6 Oct 1877 in Monroe TWP, Adams, OH, USA. Cora Alice died in OH, USA on 7 Mar 1950, she was 72. Buried in Nixon Chapel.

On 10 May 1896 when Cora Alice was 18, she married Nelson Blythe, son of Nathaniel Blythe & Sarah Amanda Johnson. Born on 26 Oct 1873 in Ohio, USA. Nelson died on 27 Feb 1948, he was 74.

They had the following children:

I. Sarah Cassander (Cassie). Born in 1897. Sarah Cassander (Cassie) died in Adams, OH, USA in 1916, she was 19. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams, OH, USA.

ii. Martha A.. Born in Dec 1899. Martha A. died on 8 Feb 1987, she was 87. Buried in Manchester Cem., Adams, OH, USA.

Martha A. married Fred Malone Jr., son of Fred Malone. Born on 14 Aug 1906. Fred died on 13 May 1974, he was 67.

12 iii. Robert Nelson (Roby Or Roy) (1902-1977)

iv. Alta Alice. Born in 1904. Alta Alice died in 1905, she was 1. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams, OH, USA.

13 v. Hallie Cora (1906-1968)

vi. Andrew Jackson. Born in 1912 in OH, USA. Andrew Jackson died in Adams, OH, USA in 1914, he was 2. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, Adams, OH, USA.

 

9. Harry M. Nixon. Born on 7 Feb 1886 in Gift Ridge, Adams Co., OH. Harry M. died in Adams Co., OH on 7 Sep 1961, he was 75. Buried in West Union, Adams Co., OH.

Harry M. married Bertha Carter.

They had the following children:

I. Robert. Born on 24 Jun 1927.

On 13 Aug 1946 when Robert was 19, he married Hazel Fenton.

ii. Andrew Jackson "Jack". Born on 15 Feb 1908 in Gift Ridge, Adams Co., OH. Andrew Jackson "Jack" died on 15 Nov 1982, he was 74.

On 19 Oct 1925 when Andrew Jackson "Jack" was 17, he married Opal Grooms.

 

10. Robert Polly. Born on 6 Apr 1857 in Gift Ridge, Adams Co, Ohio, USA. Robert died on 23 Feb 1881, he was 23. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

Robert married Jalie. Born on 1 Mar 1860. Jalie died on 6 Nov 1883, she was 23.

They had one child:

I. Orla F. (Died in Infancy). Born on 18 Mar 1881. Orla F. died on 20 Nov 1881. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Adams Co, Ohio, USA.

 

11. James Polly. Born in 1863 in Gift Ridge, Adams, OH, USA. James died in Gift Ridge, Adams, OH, USA on 21 Apr 1888, he was 25. Buried in Nixon Chapel Cem, Tiffin TWP, OH, USA.

James married Florence Adell Crawford, daughter of Andrew Crawford & Martha McClung. Born on 18 Dec 1864 in Beasley Fork, Monroe TWP, Adams Co, OH, USA. Florence Adell died in Dunkinville, OH, USA on 6 Feb 1953, she was 88.

They had the following children:

14 I. Grover Cleveland (1885-1964)

15 ii. Nellie Francis (1888-1969)

 

 

Fifth Generation

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12. Robert Nelson (Roby Or Roy) Blythe. Born in 1902. Robert Nelson (Roby Or Roy) died in 1977, he was 75.

Robert Nelson (Roby Or Roy) married Lucy Mae Miller. Born on 27 Nov 1899 in Monroe Twp. Near Beasley Fork. Adams Co., Ohio.

They had the following children:

I. William Charles. William Charles died on 11 May 1952.

16 ii. Kenneth

iii. Lawrence.

iv. Doris Ann.

In 1957 Doris Ann married Carl Adkins.

v. Roby Emerson. Born in 1925. Roby Emerson died in 1925.

17 vi. Cora Francis (1931-1990)

vii. Willard Ira. Born in 1934. Willard Ira died in 1934.

 

13. Hallie Cora Blythe. Born on 18 Dec 1906 in Monroe TWP, Adams, OH, USA. Hallie Cora died in Adams, OH, USA on 9 Sep 1968, she was 61.

On 18 Feb 1925 when Hallie Cora was 18, she married Luther Shelton.

They had one child:

I. Charles Nelson.

 

14. Grover Cleveland Polly. Born on 24 Aug 1885 in Gift Ridge, Adams, OH, USA. Grover Cleveland died in West Union, Adams, OH, USA on 21 Sep 1964, he was 79. Buried in Manchester, Adams, OH, USA. Education: 3rd Grade.

On 23 Sep 1906 when Grover Cleveland was 21, he married Ida May Ailshire, daughter of James Nelson (Thomas) Ailshire & Mary Ellen Blythe, in Gift Ridge, Adams, OH, USA. Born on 18 Sep 1884 in Sprigg TWP, Adams, OH, USA. Ida May died in Caldwell, Canyon, ID, USA on 16 Nov 1980, she was 96.

They had the following children:

I. UNNAMED. Born in 1915 in Adams, Ohio, USA.

ii. Emma Waneida. Born on 6 Oct 1921. Emma Waneida died on 6 Oct 1921 in Adams, Ohio. Buried in Adams, Ohio, USA.

18 iii. Betty Lou (1926-)

15. Nellie Francis Polly. Born on 24 Oct 1888 in Gift Ridge, Adams Co, Ohio, USA. Nellie Francis died in Beaver Cemetery, Beaver Creek, Ohio, USA on 1 Jan 1969, she was 80.

On 1 Nov 1909 when Nellie Francis was 21, she married Leslie Myers. Born on 4 Nov 1884. Leslie died on 6 Dec 1963, he was 79.

They had the following children:

19 I. Mary Elizabeth

20 ii. Nella Lee (1912-)

21 iii. Kathleen (1918-1977)