Tracings by SAM...Discovering our Past
When a nation goes down, or a society perishes, one condition may always be found; they forgot where they came from. They lost sight of what had brought them along. -- Carl Sandburg
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JOHNSTON FAMILY HISTORY
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Descendants of Peter Kuhn of Greencastle, PA: The Ohio Branch
History and Roster of the Peter Kuhn Family in the USA published in 1932.
History of Richland County, Ohio, written by A. J. Baughman (Chicago: Clarke Publishing Co., I908) Peter Kuhn's son Samuel Kuhn and his wife Catherine Smith had twelve children. Five of these children settled in Richland County, Ohio: Sarah, Samuel, John, Fanny and Jacob. Family history is recounted in the biographical sketches of John Kuhn, son of Samuel and Catherine Kuhn, and Peter Kuhn, a grandchild of Samuel and Catherine, on pages 767-768 and 800-803 of this volume.
Family of Jacob Weber: From Wolfstein, Germany to Plymouth, Ohio
Anna P. Weber was born to Jacob Weber and Susanna Kress in Plymouth, Ohio in 1883.
Anna Weber's Baptism Certificate
Anna Weber 1883-1974 Four-Generation Pedigree Chart
Susanna Kress and the Louisville, Kentucky Cousins
John Johnston: From Cavan County, Ireland to Plymouth, Ohio
Sources for information given on the pedigree charts listed above available upon request
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