Updated Sunday, 2 February 2020 - contains 6157 individuals

Descendants of Joseph Billiter and Elizabeth Filler fl Maryland Colony 1671-1687

Seventh Generation

(Continued)


137. Eliza Ann Thomasson (Leah Hauser , Leah Billiter , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born on 16 Jan 1842 in Forsyth Co, North Carolina. She died on 8 Oct 1931 in Rockville, Parke Co, Indiana. She was buried in Mount Moriah Cemetery, Hollansburg, Parke Co, Indiana.

Eliza married John Gross on 6 Dec 1872 in North Carolina. John was born on 13 Jul 1805 in Yadkin Co, North Carolina. He died in Oct 1878 in Yadkin Co, North Carolina. He was buried in The Long Cemetery, Yadkin Co, North Carolina.

They had the following children.

+ 295 M i Charles Edward Gross was born on 5 Apr 1874. He died on 26 Dec 1953.
+ 296 M ii Henry Sanders Gross was born on 18 Nov 1875. He died on 2 Dec 1966.
+ 297 F iii Mary Belle Gross was born on 23 Oct 1877.

140. Caroline Elizabeth "Callie" Hauser (William Clarke I Hauser , Leah Billiter , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born on 8 Jan 1838 in Jefferson Co, Georgia. She died on 4 Jun 1926 in Gatesville, Coryell Co, Texas.

Caroline married William Mathis Parker on 4 Nov 1860 in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia. William was born on 4 Mar 1839 in Jefferson Co, Georgia. He died on 15 Sep 1889 in South Bend, Lincoln Co, Arkansas.

They had the following children.

  298 F i Florence Endora Parker was born on 3 Oct 1861 in Jefferson Co, Georgia. She died on 8 Oct 1947.
        Florence married Ainsley Hall Cotchette on 1 Nov 1878 in Jefferson Co, Georgia.
  299 M ii John Norman Parker was born on 8 Nov 1862 in Jefferson Co, Georgia. He died on 15 Jul 1891.
        John married Minerva Elizabeth Fergus on 15 Jan 1891 in Pine Bluff, Carroll Co, Georgia.
  300 M iii Clarence Parker was born on 20 Nov 1867 in Jefferson Co, Georgia. He died on 1 Feb 1930.
        Clarence married Roberta Hearn on 15 Sep 1891 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Caroline also married Unknown White.

141. William Clarke II Hauser (William Clarke I Hauser , Leah Billiter , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born on 18 Aug 1844 in Burke Co, Georgia. He died on 30 Jul 1919 in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia. He was buried in Bethania, Georgia ? USA.

William Clarke Hauser
1812-1880
Born: December 23, 1812, near Bethania, NorthCarolina.
Died: September 15, 1880, Wadley, Georgia. His last words are reported as:
I feel that my work on earth is done, and there is not a cloud betweenme
and God.
Buried: Wadley, Georgia.
Hauser lost his father at age 2, andjoined the Methodist church around
age 13. He obtained a preaching license in1834, and was a circuit rider
for two years. He married in 1837, moved to Virginia in 1839, and in 1841
to Georgia, where he suppor­ed his family as a teacher while studying
medicine. He began his medical practice in 1843, for a while helped edit
the Blister and Critic and the Oglethorpe Medical Journal, and taught
physiology and pathology at Oglethorpe Medical College. His works include:
The Hesperian Harp (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 1848)
The Olive Leaf(1878)
Music:
Isles of the South - music - written by William Clarke Hauser

William married Laura Catherine Modesette on 11 Nov 1869 in Coffeeville, Yalabusha Co, Mississippi. Laura was born on 27 Jun 1847 in Heard Co, Georgia. She died on 5 Aug 1942 in Atlanta, Fulton Co, Georgia. She was buried in Wadley City Cem, Wadley, Georgia.

Laura Catherine MODESETTE - daughter of Alexander MODESETTE & Sarah
MATTHEWS

They had the following children.

+ 301 M i John Gary Hauser was born on 3 May 1871. He died on 22 May 1934.
  302 F ii Beulah Sidney Hauser was born on 6 Nov 1874 in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia.
        Beulah married C. C. Gilbert on 26 Dec 1925.
  303 M iii Carl Lewis Hauser was born on 13 May 1876 in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia. He died on 13 Mar 1934 in Louisville, Jefferson Co, Georgia.
        Carl married Ethel Harlow on 3 Jan 1900 in Louisville, Jefferson Co, Georgia. Ethel was born on 6 Jan 1878.

Ethel HARLOW - (daughter of Thomas F. HARLOW & Mary DIEHL)
  304 M iv Estell Evans Hauser was born on 8 Jan 1880 in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia. He died on 4 Jan 1922 in Atlanta, Fulton Co, Georgia.
  305 F v Inez Edelweiss Hauser was born on 17 Nov 1882 in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia. She died on 25 Mar 1938 in Miami, Dade Co, Florida.
        Inez married Thomas Jefferson James on 12 Oct 1903 in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia. Thomas was born on 25 Nov 1882 in Bethany, Georgia. He died on 28 Aug 1943 in Miami, Dade Co, Florida.

Thomas Jefferson JAMES - (son of Thomas J. JAMES & Alice CHEATHAM
  306 F vi Jessie Cleveland Hauser was born on 9 Oct 1884 in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia. She died in Oct 1977 in Orangeburg, Orangeburg Co., South Carolina.
        Jessie married Asbury Duren on 22 Jun 1907.
  307 F vii Laura Catherine Hauser was born on 14 Mar 1888 in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia. She died in Jul 1966 in Alpharetta, Fulton Co, Georgia.
        Laura married William A. Johnston in Wadley, Jefferson Co, Georgia.
        Laura also married Johnston E. Davis.

142. Charles Victor McLandhton Hauser (William Clarke I Hauser , Leah Billiter , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born on 26 May 1847 in Jefferson Co, Georgia. He died on 19 Dec 1919 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah. He was buried in Ogden City, Utah.

Charles married Ursula Peck in 1877 in Tazewell Co, Virginia. Ursula was born on 27 Dec 1856 in Tazewell, Virginia. She died on 26 Apr 1943 in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.

Ursula PECK - (daughter of Henry PECK & Ann THOMSON)

They had the following children.

  308 M i Charles Henry Hauser was born on 12 Feb 1880 in Ogden City, Weber Co, Utah. He died in 1937.
        Charles married Florence Taylor.
        Charles also married Adelaide Jenkins.
  309 F ii Nora Afton Hauser was born on 27 Mar 1883.
        Nora married David Horton Elton on 8 Apr 1901 in Ogden, Weber Co, Utah ?.
  310 M iii Frank Cowley Hauser was born in Abt. 1878 in Ogden, Weber Co, Utah. He was buried in Died young.

died young

143. Solomon Saul Billiter (Joseph , Joseph , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born in 1817 in Pennsylvania. He died in 1896.

Solomon's family group from 1850 Census, Huntington Twp, Brown Co, OH.

Solomon married Jane McCardy on 27 Mar 1839 in Brown Co, Ohio. Jane was born in 1821 in Ohio.

They had the following children.

  311 F i Matilda Billiter was born in 1840 in Ohio.
  312 F ii Mary Ann Billiter was born in 1842 in Ohio.
+ 313 M iii James W Billiter was born on 13 Apr 1844.
  314 F iv Elizabeth Billiter was born in 1846 in Ohio.
        Elizabeth married Daniel E Scott.
  315 F v Sarah E Billiter was born in 1848 in Ohio.
  316 F vi Sidnie Billiter.
        Sidnie married Phillip Mahoney.
  317 M vii John W Billiter.
        John married Anne B McGinnes.
  318 F viii Margaret J Billiter.
        Margaret married Charles W Wykoff.

144. Hugh Ford Billiter (Joseph , Joseph , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born on 16 Mar 1819 in Pennsylvania. He died on 17 Aug 1893.

Hugh's family group from 1850 Census, Huntington Twp, Brown Co, OH.
The family group probably moved from Ohio to Huntington Co, IN between 1855 and 1857 according to the birth places of the children in the 1860 Huntington Co, IN census, from which Cysena (5F, b OH), John I (3M, b IN), and Lucina (1F, b IN) were added to the 1850 information from Ohio.  JHB

Hugh married Drusilla E Staton, daughter of Robert Staton and Salona, on 19 Nov 1840 in Brown Co, Ohio. Drusilla was born on 6 Jul 1821 in Ohio. She died on 22 Jul 1904.

They had the following children.

+ 319 F i Mary Jane Billiter was born on 9 Sep 1842. She died on 23 Feb 1899.
+ 320 F ii Sarah Ann Billiter was born on 27 Aug 1844. She died on 20 Jan 1919.
+ 321 M iii Joseph H Billiter was born in 1845.
  322 F iv Rebecca Maude Billiter was born in 1847 in Ohio.
        Rebecca married Henry Bradford.
+ 323 M v William M Billiter was born in 1849.
+ 324 F vi Cyrenana Billiter was born in 1855.
+ 325 M vii John Turner Billiter was born in 1857.
+ 326 F viii Lucina Catherine Billiter was born in 1859.

145. Sarah Jane Billiter (Joseph , Joseph , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born on 2 Mar 1821 in Washington Twp, Fayette Co, Pennsylvania. She died on 21 Sep 1896 in Huntington Co, Indiana. She was buried in Bowman Lot, Lancaster Cem, Huntington Co, Indiana.

Sarah Jane's gg-grandson, John Curry, has written an excellent genealogical biography of her family and its westward movement in the early to middle 19C from Pennsylvania to Ohio to Indiana.  It may be found at http://www.billiter.com/oldjoe/sarahj.htm.  Courtesy John Curry.

Sarah married Samuel Pence Bowman, son of Henry Bowman and Sabina Sibylla Pence, on 1 Feb 1838 in Brown Co, Ohio. Samuel was born on 4 Mar 1804 in Adams Co, Ohio. He died on 18 Dec 1872 in Huntington Co, Indiana from Heart failure.

Samuel and Sarah Jane Billiter Bowman operated a station on the Underground Railroad prior to the Civil War in Huntington Co, Indiana.  Courtesy John Curry.

Marriage Notes:

Married by John Jenkins,Justice of the Peace. Courtesy John Curry.

Sarah and Samuel had the following children.

  327 F i Sarah Jane Bowman was born in 1839. She died in 1839.
+ 328 F ii Amanda J Bowman was born on 3 Jan 1840. She died on 8 Dec 1882.
+ 329 F iii Lucinda E Bowman was born on 19 Nov 1841. She died on 3 Aug 1893.
+ 330 M iv Ellis Bowman was born on 21 Jan 1844. He died on 6 Jun 1924.
+ 331 M v Caleb Bowman was born on 21 Jun 1846. He died on 19 Oct 1887.
  332 F vi Elizabeth C Bowman was born on 21 Jun 1846. She died in 1869 in Huntington Co, Indiana from Bee sting. She was buried in 1869 in Mt Etna Cem, Huntington Co, Indiana.

Elizabeth died of a bee sting just about a year after her marriage.  Courtesy John Curry.
        Elizabeth married William Shipley on 20 Jun 1868.
+ 333 M vii William Bowman was born on 8 Sep 1848. He died on 6 Oct 1932.
  334 M viii Manson Chesterman Bowman was born on 24 Apr 1851. He died on 8 May 1875.

Manson died of typhiod fever.  Courtesy John Curry.
+ 335 F ix Corinda Ann Bowman was born on 11 Mar 1854. She died on 2 Nov 1939.
+ 336 M x Peter W Bowman was born on 8 Mar 1857. He died on 3 Jun 1932.
+ 337 M xi Dious S Bowman was born on 24 Feb 1860. He died on 4 Jan 1937.
  338 M xii Samuel P Bowman was born on 3 May 1863. He died on 18 Feb 1864.
  339 M xiii Benjamin P Bowman was born on 3 May 1863. He died on 27 Aug 1865.
  340 M xiv Joseph B (E?) Bowman was born on 10 Sep 1865. He died on 26 Apr 1933.
        Joseph married Eva O Brookover on 4 Apr 1889. Eva was born on 15 Jun 1866. She died about 1965.

146. William M Billiter (Joseph , Joseph , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born in 1824 in Ohio. He died in 1909.

William is living in the Henry Vane household in Brown Co, OH, according to the 1850 census.  The Vane place was adjacent to the households of  Hugh and Soloman Billiter, so by his age William must be a brother.
The family group is from 1860 census of Huntington Co, Indiana.  William b OH and age indicate same person.  JHB

William married Arcada Blair, daughter of Joseph Blair and Leah Vane. Arcada was born in 1830 in Ohio.

Arcada's parents' family and group++ is courtesy Mae Berting.

Quoting Mae: "Arcada who married William Billiter was the daughter of
Joseph Blair and Leah Vane.  Leah was a sister to Henry Vane.   They were children of William Vane (1770 Md-1849 Brown Cty, Ohio) and Arcada
___________. (1770 Md--1852 Brown Cty, Ohio).  William and Arcada had 5
children that I know of. Arthur Vane (my direct ancester), Margaret, Leah, Rosilla and Henry. Leah married Joseph Blair on 3/6/1823 in Brown Cty, Ohio. They had two daughters Levina and Arcada.  Leah died before 1849. Her daughters inherited in her place when William's will was probated. Joseph eventually remarried but his two daughters by Leah stayed with William and Arcada. All I knew about Arcada Blair was she married a Billiter and went west."

They had the following children.

  341 M i Charles J Billiter was born in 1853 in Indiana.
  342 M ii Benjamin J Billiter was born in 1856 in Indiana.
        Benjamin married Elizabeth Cummings.
  343 F iii Adella D Billiter was born in 1857 in Indiana.
  344 F iv Lavina G Billiter was born in 1859 in Indiana.

147. Corinda Ann Billiter (Joseph , Joseph , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born in 1826. She died in 1916.

Corinda married John Hawkins in 1847.

They had the following children.

+ 345 M i John Henry Hawkins.
+ 346 F ii Malinda Drusilla Hawkins.
  347 F iii Florence Adaline Hawkins.
        Florence married Jacob Merriman.
  348 F iv Elizabeth C Hawkins.

148. Mary R Billiter (Joseph , Joseph , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born in 1827 (or 1831) in Ohio. She died about 1865 in Hintington Co, Indiana. She was buried in Mt Etna Cem, Huntington Co, Indiana.

Mary married John G Wiles.

They had the following children.

  349 F i Mary E Wiles.

150. Joseph H Billiter (Joseph , Joseph , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born in 1831 (or 1834) in Ohio. He died about 1865.

Joseph married Rebecca Leverton on 27 Sep 1854.

They had the following children.

  350 F i Cyrena J Billiter was born about 11 Jan 1855. She died on 3 Jun 1855 in Hintington Co, Indiana. She was buried in Mt Etna Cem, Huntington Co, Indiana.

151. Nathan J Billiter (Joseph , Joseph , Edward B , Edward , Edward , Joseph ) was born in 1837 in Ohio. He died about 1865.

From 1860 IN census, Huntington Co, Wayne Twp: Nathan Billeter 25, M, Farmer; Narcissa 23, F; Rosilla, 8/12, F; John Forest, 16, M.

Nathan married Narcissa Forest on 4 Nov 1858 in Huntington Co, Indiana. Narcissa was born in 1837 in Ohio.

Marriage Notes:

Fron Huntington Co, IN marriage Recs, Book B.  Courtesy JHB

Nathan and Narcissa had the following children.

  351 F i Lydia E Billiter was born about Mar 1863. She died on 21 Sep 1867 in Hintington Co, Indiana. She was buried in Mt Etna Cem, Huntington Co, Indiana.
+ 352 F ii Rosella Billiter was born in 1859.
  353 F iii Josephine Billiter was born on 29 Oct 1863 in Indiana. She died on 9 May 1952 in San Bernardino, California.

Josephine's death record is courtesy Eric Elliott:
Last Name: BIRD
First Name: JOSEPHINE
Middle:
Birth Date: 10/29/1863
Mother Maiden: FORREST
Father Last: BILLITER
Sex: F
Birth Place: INDIANA
Death Place: SAN BERNARDINO
Residence:
Death Date: 05/09/1952
SSN:
Age: 88 yrs
        Josephine married John M Wurm. John died in 1920.

Josephine's marriage to John M Wurm is courtesy Eric Elliott. 2007.
        Josephine also married Bird.

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