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4G Grandparents

Family Group Sheet

Husband: George MEFFORD
Birth: 25 Sep 1751 Place: Baptized York, York Co, PA
Death: 18 Oct 1814 Place: Maysville, Mason Co, Kentucky ®73
Father: ?Johannes George MEFFORD (1730-1788)
Mother: ?Anna Magdalena (MEFFORD)
Marriage: 27 Jul 1779 Place: Redstone, Fayette Co, PA
Wife: Malinda MASTERS
Birth: 18 Jan 1763 Place: Pennsylvania
Death: Oct 1847 Place: Mason Co, KY
Mother: Mary (––?––) ®23 (-1804)
Other spouses: Ennis DUNCAN
1. M Child: Andrew Mefford
Birth: 8 Jan 1781 Place: Pennsylvania
Death: 24 May 1843 ®73 Place: Pike Co, MO ®73
Spouse: Susannah Burns
Marriage: 31 Aug 1802 Place: Mason Co, KY
2. F Child: Nancy Ann Mefford
Birth: 6 Feb 1783 Place: Pennsylvania
Spouse: Thomas T.G. Waring
Marriage: 25 Apr 1799 Place: Mason Co, KY
3. M Child: Samuel Mefford
Birth: 21 May 1785 Place: Pennsylvania
Spouse: Elizabeth Taylor
Marriage: 17 Jan 1805 Place: Mason Co, KY
4. M Child: John Mefford
Birth: 4 Dec 1787 Place: Mason Co, KY
Death: 11 Apr 1872 ®73 Place: Mason Co, KY ®73
Spouse: Jane Blair
Marriage: 13 Aug 1817
Spouse: Nancy McNeil ®73
Marriage: 14 Mar 1840 ®73 Place: Mason Co, KY?
5. M Child: Nathan Mefford
Birth: 17 Feb 1790 Place: Mason Co, KY
Death: Circa 1858 ®73 Place: Pike Co, MO ®73
Spouse: Mary "Polly" Tevis ®71 ®73
Marriage: 29 Jan 1808 ®73 Place: Lewis Co, KY ®73
Spouse: Patsey Goodnight ®73
Marriage: 10 Apr 1881 ®73 Place: Ozark Co, MO ®73
6. F Child: Mary Mefford
Birth: 5 Jun 1792 Place: Mason Co, KY
Spouse: Thomas Evans
Marriage: 17 Apr 1806 Place: Mason Co, KY
7. F Child: Elizabeth Mefford
Birth: 15 Mar 1795 Place: Mason Co, KY
Death: 31 Dec 1858 ®73 Place: Marion Co, MO ®73
Spouse: Ellis Schofield
Marriage: 31 Jan 1813 Place: Adams Co, OH ®73
8. M Child: George Mefford Jr.
Birth: 23 Apr 1797 Place: Mason Co, KY
Death: 11 Nov 1832 Place: Mason Co, KY
Burial: Place: Washington Baptist Cem, Mason Co, KY
Spouse: Nancy Brown
Marriage: Circa 1820 Place: Mason Co, KY
9. F Child: Sarah Mefford
Birth: 27 Jan 1799 Place: Mason Co, KY
Death: 18 Apr 1860
Spouse: Carter R. Bell ®73
Marriage: 9 Jun 1817 Place: Mason Co, KY
10. F Child: Lydia Mefford
Birth: 14 Nov 1800 Place: Mason Co, KY
Spouse: Samuel Blair
Marriage: 23 Aug 1820 Place: Mason Co, KY
11. M Child: Thomas Mefford ®72
Birth: 25 Feb 1803 Place: Mason Co, KY
Death: 11 Mar 1890 ®72 Place: Brown Co, OH
Burial: Place: Old Russellville Cem, Jefferson Twp, Brown Co, OH ®72
Spouse: Eleanor Hodgkins ®35
Marriage: 28 Jul 1825 ®27 Place: Brown Co, OH ®27
12. M Child: Joshua MEFFORD ®72
Birth: 5 Mar 1805 ®72 Place: Mason Co, KY
Death: 22 Oct 1880 ®72 Place: Brown Co, OH
Burial: Place: Old Russellville Cem, Jefferson Twp, Brown Co, OH ®72
Spouse: Susannah HODGKINS ®35
Marriage: 24 Jul 1823 ®27 Place: Brown Co, OH ®27
Spouse: Mary LAMB
Marriage: 8 Jun 1837 Place: Brown Co, OH
Spouse: Margaret McKEE ®26
Marriage: 1852 ®26 Place: Brown Co, OH
13. M Child: Caleb Mefford
Birth: 16 Feb 1808 Place: Mason Co, KY
Death: 29 Jan 1896 ®73 Place: Frankford, Pike Co, MO ®73
Spouse: Mary Pritchett
Marriage: 11 Feb 1830 Place: Pike Co, MO ®73

Husband’s Notes...

GGGG Grandfather of Terry Bodkin ®84
Born: 25 Sep 1751; Christened: 17 Nov 1751 Christ Lutheran Church, York, Pennsylvania. Ref: Harold Meeker, Iowa - Adams Co. Hist. Soc., Gettysburg PA, birth; Elizabeth Mefford Henning - LDS IGI batch C506861 sheet 0632, christening.
George and Malinda married 7 july 1779 at Ft. Redstone, now Brownville, Fayette Co, PA. ®15
Other sources give George's father as Andrew Conrad Mefford

Wife’s Notes...

GGGG Grandmother of Terry Bodkin ®84
Malinda's mother: Mary, md 2nd Mr. Mills, died before April 1804.
Malinda's siblings: Brother Nathan of Ohio Co, Virginia; sister md Thomas McGinnis of Mason Co, KY; sister md Jeremiah Riggs of Pike Run Twp, Washington Co, PA, had sons William and Samuel; sister md John Riggs of either Ohio Co, VA or Washington Co, PA. Ref: Mason County, KY Deedbook, 1803-1806, dated May and July 1804.

Reference Note 15
DAR records of Marion Claire Mefford Mabry #579 951, accepted 11 Oct 1973.

Reference Note 23
Masters Family History, by Jack Masters

Reference Note 26
Ancestral File, LDS

Reference Note 27
Brown County, Ohio Marriage Records 1818-1850, by Patricia R. Donaldson.

Reference Note 35
James Hodgekins Sr.'s Will, 7 Dec 1828, Brown County, Ohio Willbook Vol. 1, p. 111, on microfilm #6588, at San Jose, CA Family History Center.

Reference Note 71
E-mail from Charles Manser,; Received: 4/24/97 6:07 PM

Reference Note 72
Tombstone Inscriptions of Brown County, Ohio Volume I, Compiled by Lillian Colletta and Leslie Puckett, 1963. Published by Lillian Colletta, 40 Seneca Trail, Denville, New Jersey.

Reference Note 73
Family Group Sheets and Charts from Charles Manser, (e-mail: received 2 June 1997.

Reference Note 84
Direct Ancestor of Terry Bodkin

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