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Eunice J. Osborn

Last updated 21 Nov 2021 in Spear–Johnson Family.

Individual

Born: 28 Mar 1843 in , , Indiana, United States

Died: 1 Apr 1881

Father: David Osborn (1797 – 1879)

Mother: Anna Stanley (1803 – 1850)

Supporting evidence for:
name

census-us-1850-ps-in-hendricks-center-33a: 1850 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, page 33A (stamped); 1850 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 Nov 2021) “> Indiana > Hendricks > Center” image 1; citing “Seventh Census of the United States, 1850, NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 150 (of 1009), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Lines 13-25, dwelling 434

Comment: Source includes name (Eunice Osborn).

census-us-1870-ps-in-hendricks-center-17: 1870 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, page 17 (form) or page 288[A] (stamped); 1870 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 16 October 2006) > "Indiana > Hendricks > Center" image 17; citing “Ninth Census of the United States, 1870, NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 322 (of 1761), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 545821]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12, dwelling 137

Comment: Source includes [married] name (Eunice Hockett).

census-us-1880-ps-in-hendricks-136-17: 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, enumeration district 136, page 17 (form/penned) or 503A (stamped); 1880 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 12 August 2018) > "Indiana > Hendricks > Center > 136" image 17; citing “Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 283 (of 1454), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Line 10, dwelling 161

Comment: Source includes [married] name (Eunice Hockett).

family-david-anna-osborn-millcreek-mm: Family record for David and Anna (Stanley) Osborn, extracted from the Mill Creek MM; U.S., Hinshaw Index to Selected Quaker Records, 1680-1940, database with images, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 Nov 2021), “> Indiana > Mill Creek Monthly Meeting”, image 635; citing “Hinshaw, William Wade; William Wade Hinshaw's Index to Unpublished Quaker Records; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania: Friends Historical Library, Swarthmore College” [Records extracted from the minutes of 300 meetings, which were not included in the Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. I-VI, 1607-1940.]

Comment: Source includes name (Eunice [Osborn]).

marker-eunice-hockett-1881: Gravestone of Eunice J. Hockett (1881); Find A Grave (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 3 Jun 2021), memorial ID 8315337, photograph uploaded 11 Jun 2008; citing “Mill Creek Friends Cemetery (Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA)” [From the intersection of Main and S. Cross Streets in Danville, south on S. Cross Street (State Rt. 39), at about 2.1 miles turn right onto W County Rd 200 S, at about 2.05 miles turn right onto S County Rd 250 W, at about 800 feet cemetery road is on the right (go straight where road turns left).]

Comment: Source includes name (Eunice J. _____).

marriage-hockett-osborn-1865: Marriage record for Henry A. Hockett and Eunice Osborn (1865); U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, database with images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com: accessed 26 Jul 2019) > “Indiana > Hendricks > Danville Monthly Meeting > Marriage Certificates, 1835-1881 Dmc 2.6” image 44; citing “Earlham College; Richmond, Indiana; Indiana Yearly Meeting Minutes, Danville Quarterly Mtg, Mill Creek Monthly Mtg, Marriage Certificates 1835–1881, DMC 2.6, page 62”

Additional detail for reference: Source includes birth name (Eunice Osborn) and married name (Eunice J. Hockett).

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birth

marker-eunice-hockett-1881: Gravestone of Eunice J. Hockett (1881); Find A Grave (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 3 Jun 2021), memorial ID 8315337, photograph uploaded 11 Jun 2008; citing “Mill Creek Friends Cemetery (Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA)” [From the intersection of Main and S. Cross Streets in Danville, south on S. Cross Street (State Rt. 39), at about 2.1 miles turn right onto W County Rd 200 S, at about 2.05 miles turn right onto S County Rd 250 W, at about 800 feet cemetery road is on the right (go straight where road turns left).]

Comment: Source includes age (<confilct>) and date of death (4th m.1.1881). See research notes for conflict details.

census-us-1850-ps-in-hendricks-center-33a: 1850 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, page 33A (stamped); 1850 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 Nov 2021) “> Indiana > Hendricks > Center” image 1; citing “Seventh Census of the United States, 1850, NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 150 (of 1009), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Lines 13-25, dwelling 434

Comment: Source includes age (7) and location ("ditto" [Indiana]). Using her age and the official census date of 1 Jun 1850 gives a birth date range from 2 Jun 1842 to 1 Jun 1843.

census-us-1870-ps-in-hendricks-center-17: 1870 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, page 17 (form) or page 288[A] (stamped); 1870 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 16 October 2006) > "Indiana > Hendricks > Center" image 17; citing “Ninth Census of the United States, 1870, NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 322 (of 1761), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 545821]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12, dwelling 137

Comment: Source includes age (<conflict>) and location (Indiana). See research notes for conflict details.

census-us-1880-ps-in-hendricks-136-17: 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, enumeration district 136, page 17 (form/penned) or 503A (stamped); 1880 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 12 August 2018) > "Indiana > Hendricks > Center > 136" image 17; citing “Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 283 (of 1454), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Line 10, dwelling 161

Comment: Source includes age (<conflict>) and location (Ind [Indiana]). See research notes for conflict details.

family-david-anna-osborn-millcreek-mm: Family record for David and Anna (Stanley) Osborn, extracted from the Mill Creek MM; U.S., Hinshaw Index to Selected Quaker Records, 1680-1940, database with images, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 Nov 2021), “> Indiana > Mill Creek Monthly Meeting”, image 635; citing “Hinshaw, William Wade; William Wade Hinshaw's Index to Unpublished Quaker Records; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania: Friends Historical Library, Swarthmore College” [Records extracted from the minutes of 300 meetings, which were not included in the Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. I-VI, 1607-1940.]

Comment: Source includes date (3-28-1843).

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death

marker-eunice-hockett-1881: Gravestone of Eunice J. Hockett (1881); Find A Grave (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 3 Jun 2021), memorial ID 8315337, photograph uploaded 11 Jun 2008; citing “Mill Creek Friends Cemetery (Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA)” [From the intersection of Main and S. Cross Streets in Danville, south on S. Cross Street (State Rt. 39), at about 2.1 miles turn right onto W County Rd 200 S, at about 2.05 miles turn right onto S County Rd 250 W, at about 800 feet cemetery road is on the right (go straight where road turns left).]

Comment: Source includes date (4th m.1.1881).

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father

family-david-anna-osborn-millcreek-mm: Family record for David and Anna (Stanley) Osborn, extracted from the Mill Creek MM; U.S., Hinshaw Index to Selected Quaker Records, 1680-1940, database with images, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 Nov 2021), “> Indiana > Mill Creek Monthly Meeting”, image 635; citing “Hinshaw, William Wade; William Wade Hinshaw's Index to Unpublished Quaker Records; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania: Friends Historical Library, Swarthmore College” [Records extracted from the minutes of 300 meetings, which were not included in the Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. I-VI, 1607-1940.]

Comment: Source identifies Eunice [Osborn] as a biological child of David Osborn.

marker-eunice-hockett-1881: Gravestone of Eunice J. Hockett (1881); Find A Grave (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 3 Jun 2021), memorial ID 8315337, photograph uploaded 11 Jun 2008; citing “Mill Creek Friends Cemetery (Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA)” [From the intersection of Main and S. Cross Streets in Danville, south on S. Cross Street (State Rt. 39), at about 2.1 miles turn right onto W County Rd 200 S, at about 2.05 miles turn right onto S County Rd 250 W, at about 800 feet cemetery road is on the right (go straight where road turns left).]

Comment: Source identifies Eunice J. Hockett as the daughter of David & Anna Osborn. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

marriage-hockett-osborn-1865: Marriage record for Henry A. Hockett and Eunice Osborn (1865); U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, database with images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com: accessed 26 Jul 2019) > “Indiana > Hendricks > Danville Monthly Meeting > Marriage Certificates, 1835-1881 Dmc 2.6” image 44; citing “Earlham College; Richmond, Indiana; Indiana Yearly Meeting Minutes, Danville Quarterly Mtg, Mill Creek Monthly Mtg, Marriage Certificates 1835–1881, DMC 2.6, page 62”

Comment: Source identifies Eunice Osborn as a daughter of David Osborn. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

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mother

family-david-anna-osborn-millcreek-mm: Family record for David and Anna (Stanley) Osborn, extracted from the Mill Creek MM; U.S., Hinshaw Index to Selected Quaker Records, 1680-1940, database with images, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 Nov 2021), “> Indiana > Mill Creek Monthly Meeting”, image 635; citing “Hinshaw, William Wade; William Wade Hinshaw's Index to Unpublished Quaker Records; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania: Friends Historical Library, Swarthmore College” [Records extracted from the minutes of 300 meetings, which were not included in the Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol. I-VI, 1607-1940.]

Comment: Source identifies Eunice [Osborn] as a biological child of Anna Stanley.

marker-eunice-hockett-1881: Gravestone of Eunice J. Hockett (1881); Find A Grave (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 3 Jun 2021), memorial ID 8315337, photograph uploaded 11 Jun 2008; citing “Mill Creek Friends Cemetery (Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA)” [From the intersection of Main and S. Cross Streets in Danville, south on S. Cross Street (State Rt. 39), at about 2.1 miles turn right onto W County Rd 200 S, at about 2.05 miles turn right onto S County Rd 250 W, at about 800 feet cemetery road is on the right (go straight where road turns left).]

Comment: Source identifies Eunice J. Hockett as the daughter of David & Anna Osborn. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

marriage-hockett-osborn-1865: Marriage record for Henry A. Hockett and Eunice Osborn (1865); U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, database with images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com: accessed 26 Jul 2019) > “Indiana > Hendricks > Danville Monthly Meeting > Marriage Certificates, 1835-1881 Dmc 2.6” image 44; citing “Earlham College; Richmond, Indiana; Indiana Yearly Meeting Minutes, Danville Quarterly Mtg, Mill Creek Monthly Mtg, Marriage Certificates 1835–1881, DMC 2.6, page 62”

Comment: Source identifies Eunice Osborn as a daughter of Anna Osborn. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

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Family

Spouse/Partner: Henry A. Hockett (1835 – 1909)

Married: 5 Oct 1865 in (Mill Creek MM), Hendricks County, Indiana, United States

Supporting evidence for:
marriage

marker-eunice-hockett-1881: Gravestone of Eunice J. Hockett (1881); Find A Grave (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 3 Jun 2021), memorial ID 8315337, photograph uploaded 11 Jun 2008; citing “Mill Creek Friends Cemetery (Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA)” [From the intersection of Main and S. Cross Streets in Danville, south on S. Cross Street (State Rt. 39), at about 2.1 miles turn right onto W County Rd 200 S, at about 2.05 miles turn right onto S County Rd 250 W, at about 800 feet cemetery road is on the right (go straight where road turns left).]

Comment: Source identifies Eunice J. _____ as the wife of Henry A. Hockett.

marriage-hockett-osborn-1865: Marriage record for Henry A. Hockett and Eunice Osborn (1865); U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, database with images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com: accessed 26 Jul 2019) > “Indiana > Hendricks > Danville Monthly Meeting > Marriage Certificates, 1835-1881 Dmc 2.6” image 44; citing “Earlham College; Richmond, Indiana; Indiana Yearly Meeting Minutes, Danville Quarterly Mtg, Mill Creek Monthly Mtg, Marriage Certificates 1835–1881, DMC 2.6, page 62”

Comment: Source includes location (Mill Creek [implying the meeting house], Hendricks County, Indiana) and date (5th day of 10th month - A.D. 1865).

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Child: Mary Anna Hockett (1866 – 1944)

Child: Arminus Ovid Hockett (1868 – 1877)

Child: Clarkson M. Hockett (1870 – ?)

Miscellaneous Facts

Attributes

Residence: 1 Jun 1850 at Center Township, Hendricks County, Indiana, United States

Residence: 1 Jun 1870 at Center Township, Hendricks County, Indiana, United States

Residence: 1 Jun 1880 at Center Township, Hendricks County, Indiana, United States

Supporting evidence for:
attributes

census-us-1850-ps-in-hendricks-center-33a: 1850 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, page 33A (stamped); 1850 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 Nov 2021) “> Indiana > Hendricks > Center” image 1; citing “Seventh Census of the United States, 1850, NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 150 (of 1009), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Lines 13-25, dwelling 434

Comment: Source includes census date (1 Jun 1850) and location (Center Township in the County of Hendricks, State of Indiana).

census-us-1870-ps-in-hendricks-center-17: 1870 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, page 17 (form) or page 288[A] (stamped); 1870 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 16 October 2006) > "Indiana > Hendricks > Center" image 17; citing “Ninth Census of the United States, 1870, NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 322 (of 1761), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 545821]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12, dwelling 137

Comment: Source includes census date (1 Jun 1870) and location (Center Township in the County of Hendricks, State of Indiana).

census-us-1880-ps-in-hendricks-136-17: 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, enumeration district 136, page 17 (form/penned) or 503A (stamped); 1880 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 12 August 2018) > "Indiana > Hendricks > Center > 136" image 17; citing “Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 283 (of 1454), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Line 10, dwelling 161

Comment: Source includes census date (1 Jun 1880) and location (West half Center Township, in the County of Hendricks, State of Indiana).

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Research Notes (Conflicts/Spelling/Followup)

CONFLICTS

Birth Date: This database uses 28 Mar 1843. The 1870 U.S. Census gives an age of (26), which, when applied to the official census date of 1 Jun 1870, gives a birth date range from 2 June 1843 to 1 June 1844. [census-us-1870-ps-in-hendricks-center-17]

Birth Date: This database uses 28 Mar 1843. The 1880 U.S. Census gives an age of (36), which, when applied to the official census date of 1 Jun 1880, gives a birth date range from 2 June 1843 to 1 June 1844. [census-us-1880-ps-in-hendricks-136-17]

Birth Date: This database uses 28 Mar 1843. Her gravestone gives an age of (38y, 3d), which, when applied to her death date of 1 Apr 1881, gives a calculated birth date of 29 Mar 1843. This differs from the date being used by only one day. [marker-eunice-hockett-1881]

FOLLOWUP

Enuice may have been born in Guilford County, North Carolina and her middle name may have been Jane.

The 1860 U.S. Census shows and Alenee[?] (17, male) living with David and Anne Osborn. This person is Eunice, but the difference in names is concerning, as is denoting them as a male. [census-us-1860-ps-in-hendricks-center-57]

Supporting evidence for:
research notes

census-us-1870-ps-in-hendricks-center-17: 1870 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, page 17 (form) or page 288[A] (stamped); 1870 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 16 October 2006) > "Indiana > Hendricks > Center" image 17; citing “Ninth Census of the United States, 1870, NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 322 (of 1761), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 545821]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12, dwelling 137

census-us-1880-ps-in-hendricks-136-17: 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule, Indiana, Hendricks County, Center Township, enumeration district 136, page 17 (form/penned) or 503A (stamped); 1880 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 12 August 2018) > "Indiana > Hendricks > Center > 136" image 17; citing “Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 283 (of 1454), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Line 10, dwelling 161

marker-eunice-hockett-1881: Gravestone of Eunice J. Hockett (1881); Find A Grave (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 3 Jun 2021), memorial ID 8315337, photograph uploaded 11 Jun 2008; citing “Mill Creek Friends Cemetery (Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA)” [From the intersection of Main and S. Cross Streets in Danville, south on S. Cross Street (State Rt. 39), at about 2.1 miles turn right onto W County Rd 200 S, at about 2.05 miles turn right onto S County Rd 250 W, at about 800 feet cemetery road is on the right (go straight where road turns left).]

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