Source Citations for Joseph Spear

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Source Citations

census-us-1830-ps-oh-belmont-kirkwood-197: 1830 U.S. Census, population schedule, Ohio, Belmont County, Kirkwood Township, page 197; 1830 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 11 Aug 2018) ⟩ "Ohio ⟩ Belmont ⟩ Kirkwood" images 19-20; citing “Fifth Census of the United States, 1830, NARA microfilm publication M19, roll 127 (of 201), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 0337938]

census-us-1830-ps-oh-belmont-kirkwood-200: 1830 U.S. Census, population schedule, Ohio, Belmont County, Kirkwood Township, page 200; 1830 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 11 Aug 2018) ⟩ "Ohio ⟩ Belmont ⟩ Kirkwood" images 25-26; citing “Fifth Census of the United States, 1830, NARA microfilm publication M19, roll 127 (of 201), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 0337938]

census-us-1880-ps-il-christian-58-34: 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule, Illinois, Christian County, Village of Assumption, enumeration district 6-58, page 34 (form/penned) or 464A (stamp sequence, not visible on page); 1880 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 Nov 2023), “⟩ Illinois ⟩ Christian ⟩ Assumption ⟩ 058”, image 33; citing “Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 180 (of 1454), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

census-us-1880-ps-ne-thayer-297-6: 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule, Nebraska, Thayer County, Hebron, enumeration district 1-297, page 6 (form/penned) or 114B (stamp sequence, not visible on page); 1880 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 14 Nov 2023), “⟩ Nebraska ⟩ Thayer ⟩ Hebron ⟩ 297”, image 6; citing “Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, NARA microfilm publication T9 (1454 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [Although the pages are marked with A, B, C, and D, this is not used by the page numbers, either form or stamped.]

census-us-1900-ps-ks-rawlins-131-1: 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule, Kansas, Rawlins County, Mikesell Township, enumeration district 6-131, sheet 1 (penned) or page 293A (stamped); 1900 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 10 Nov 2023), “⟩ Kansas ⟩ Rawlins ⟩ Mikesell ⟩ District 0131”, image 1; citing “Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, NARA microfilm publication T623, roll 496, (1854 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

census-us-1910-ps-il-knox-169-3a: 1910 U.S. Census, population schedule, Illinois, Knox County, Abingdon, enumeration district 6-169, sheet 3A (penned) or page 255 (stamped); 1910 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 10 Nov 2023), “⟩ Illinois ⟩ Knox ⟩ Abingdon Ward 3 ⟩ District 0169”, image 5; citing “Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910, NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 298 (of 1784), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 1374311]

death-daniel-spear-1915: Certificate of Death for Daniel H. Spear (1915); Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011, database with images, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.com: accessed 20 Sep 2016) ⟩ “Certificate ⟩ 1910-1919 ⟩ 21” image 841; citing “Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indianapolis, IN, USA, death certificates, year 1910-1919, roll 21, Vigo County, registration number 129, registered 8 Feb 1915”

family-bible-register-joseph-and-sarah-spear: Family register pages for Joseph and Sarah Spear family bible, unknown location; privately held

land-heirs-of-james-spear-land-transfer-1832: Deed transfer for heirs of James Spear (1832); Belmont County Recorder, Ohio (https://belmontcountyrecorder.org/: accessed 1 Jan 2024); Instrument Number: DEED1-00000P-0168 to DEED1-00000P-0169, Book Volume P, Pages 168-169

marriage-spear-hinton-license-1830: Marriage registry entry for Joseph Spear and Sarah Hinton (license only); Ohio County Marriages, 1789-2016, record collection, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 16 Jul 2020) ⟩ “Belmont ⟩ Marriage records 1821-1832 vol 2” image 186; DGS 4016301, image 392; entry 101 (page 332); citing “Marriage Book No. 1, pages 332-333; Belmont County Probate Court, Belmont County Ohio”

obituary-thomas-spear-1923: Obituary for Thomas James Spear (1923); “T.J. Spear Dies Suddenly,” Oberlin Herald (Oberlin Kansas), 16 Aug 1923 (Thursday), page unknown, column unknown

research-a-spear-family-history: {private} Engelmann, A Spear Family History, privately printed 1988, updated 2002, 2005; privately held

Source Reference Details

Name Details

census-us-1830-ps-oh-belmont-kirkwood-200:

Reference Detail: Line 11

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Joseph Spear).

death-daniel-spear-1915:

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Joseph Spear).

family-bible-register-joseph-and-sarah-spear:

Reference Detail: Births register page

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Joseph Spear).

land-heirs-of-james-spear-land-transfer-1832:

Reference Detail: Lines 1-8 (names can be found elsewhere in document, sometimes spelled differently)

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Joseph Spear).

marriage-spear-hinton-license-1830:

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Joseph Spear).

obituary-thomas-spear-1923:

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Joseph Spear).

Birth Details

family-bible-register-joseph-and-sarah-spear:

Reference Detail: Births register page

Comment Detail: Source includes date (Jan 12 - 1809).

census-us-1880-ps-il-christian-58-34:

Reference Detail: Lines 38-41, dwelling 255

Comment Detail: Soure includes location (Ohio [, USA]).

census-us-1880-ps-ne-thayer-297-6:

Reference Detail: Lines 34-35, dwelling 56

Comment Detail: Source includes location (Ohio).

census-us-1900-ps-ks-rawlins-131-1:

Reference Detail: Lines 24-26, dwelling 7

Comment Detail: Source includes location (Ohio).

census-us-1910-ps-il-knox-169-3a:

Reference Detail: Lines 35-36, dwelling 75

Comment Detail: Source includes location (⟨conflict⟩). See research notes for conflict details.

Father Details

land-heirs-of-james-spear-land-transfer-1832:

Reference Detail: Lines 1-8 (names can be found elsewhere in document, sometimes spelled differently)

Comment Detail: Source identifies Joseph Spear as an heir of James Spear. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship. In common practice, the term heir usually indicates a child (or a child's spouse) of a person, as opposed to legatee, who is a named beneficiary in a will.

Marriage Details

family-bible-register-joseph-and-sarah-spear:

Reference Detail: Births register page

Comment Detail: Source includes date (June 3 1830).

land-heirs-of-james-spear-land-transfer-1832:

Reference Detail: Lines 1-8 (names can be found elsewhere in document, sometimes spelled differently)

Comment Detail: Source includes deed transfer date ("third day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thrty two") and notes Sarah is the wife of Joseph Spear.

marriage-spear-hinton-license-1830:

Comment Detail: This is registration of a license, the return doesn't exist in this document. Source includes date of license (June 1 1830) and location (Belmont County, Ohio). See research notes for Joseph Spear or Sarah Ann Hinton for more information.

Miscellaneous Facts Details “Attributes”

census-us-1830-ps-oh-belmont-kirkwood-200:

Reference Detail: Line 11

Comment Detail: Source includes date (1 June 1830) and location (Kirkwood Township, Belmont County, Ohio).

land-heirs-of-james-spear-land-transfer-1832:

Reference Detail: Lines 1-8 (names can be found elsewhere in document, sometimes spelled differently)

Comment Detail: Source includes event date ("third day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty two") and residence state (Ohio [, USA]). The county is given as one of two choices, either Belmont or Guernsey.

General Notes Details

census-us-1830-ps-oh-belmont-kirkwood-197:

Reference Detail: Lines 13, 14, 24

census-us-1830-ps-oh-belmont-kirkwood-200:

Reference Detail: Lines 11, 18, 19, 20

Research Notes Details

census-us-1830-ps-oh-belmont-kirkwood-200:

Reference Detail: Line 11

census-us-1910-ps-il-knox-169-3a:

Reference Detail: Lines 35-36, dwelling 75

family-bible-register-joseph-and-sarah-spear:

Reference Detail: Births register page

marriage-spear-hinton-license-1830:

(no additional information)

research-a-spear-family-history:

(no additional information)