Family of Joseph Mendenhall & Deidamia Hill

prepared by Wally Garchow return to Mendenhalls in Mendenhall Cemetery

 

FIRST GENERATION

 

1.  Joseph Mendenhall (son of Richard Mendenhall & Jane Thornbrugh) was born on December 18, 1770 in , Guilford Co., NC.  He died before December 21, 1833 in Bethel Twp, Miami Co., OH.

 

 He was married to Deidamia Hill (daughter of Thomas Hill and Elizabeth ?McClellan?) before September 9, 1794 in , Guilford Co., NC.  Deidamia Hill was born between 1770 and 1775 in , Guilford Co., NC.  She died after June 5, 1838 in , Miami Co., OH.  Joseph Mendenhall and Deidamia Hill had the following children:

 

            +2              i.    Richard Mendenhall  (born on November 14, 1794).

            +3             ii.    Thomas Mendenhall (born on February 17, 1796).

              4            iii.    Aaron Mendenhall was born on November 23, 1797 in , Jefferson Co., TN.

              5           iv.    William Mendenhall was born on October 5, 1799 in , Jefferson Co., TN.

            +6            v.    Benjamin Mendenhall (born on October 12, 1803).

            +7           vi.    Jane Mendenhall (born on January 19, 1804).

            +8          vii.    Joseph Mendenhall (born on October 12, 1805).

            +9         viii.    John Mendenhall (born on October 20, 1807).

          +10            ix.    Levi Mendenhall (born on January 6, 1811).

            11             x.    Elizabeth Mendenhall was born on June 2, 1813 in , OH.  She died before April 1820 in , OH.

          +12            xi.    Nathan Mendenhall (born on May 25, 1815).

          +13           xii.    Isaac Mendenhall (born on May 8, 1817).

          +14          xiii.    Mary "Polly" Mendenhall (born on October 9, 1819).

          +15          xiv.    Deidamia Mendenhall (born on August 25, 1822).

 

 

 

SECOND GENERATION

 

2.  Richard Mendenhall (Joseph-1)  was born on November 14, 1794 in , Guilford Co., NC.  He died on April 25, 1871 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

 

He was married to Sarah Pearson (daughter of Abel Pearson and Anne McClure) on August 14, 1817 in Miami Co., OH.  Sarah Pearson was born on June 2, 1795 in , Newberry Co., SC.  She died on April 6, 1866 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  She was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.  Richard Mendenhall and Sarah Pearson had the following children:

 

          +16              i.    Deidamia Mendenhall (born on September 7, 1818).

          +17             ii.    Joseph Mendenhall (born on December 27, 1819).

            18            iii.    Ann Mendenhall was born in 1821 in , Miami Co., OH.

          +19           iv.    Robert Mendenhall (born on December 23, 1822).

            20            v.    Abel Mendenhall was born in 1824 in , Miami Co., OH.

          +21           vi.    Rachel Mendenhall (born on February 19, 1826).

          +22          vii.    Aaron Mendenhall (born on June 1, 1828).

            23         viii.    Sarah Mendenhall was born on February 27, 1830 in , Miami Co., OH.  She died on December 18, 1856 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  She was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

            24            ix.    Richard Mendenhall was born on April 13, 1832 in , Miami Co., OH.

          +25             x.    Elizabeth Mendenhall (born on November 23, 1836).

 

3.  Thomas Mendenhall (Joseph-1)  was born on February 17, 1796 in , Jefferson Co., TN.  He died on October 10, 1865 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

 

He was married to Olive Pearson (daughter of Abel Pearson and Anne McClure) on August 3, 1826 in Miami Co., OH.  Olive Pearson was born on June 14, 1799 in , Newberry Co., SC.  She died on April 12, 1870 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  She was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.  Thomas Mendenhall and Olive Pearson had the following children:

 

            26              i.    Richard Mendenhall was born on January 12, 1828 in , Miami Co., OH.  He died on January 6, 1852 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

            27             ii.    Sarah A. Mendenhall was born on August 1, 1829 in , Miami Co., OH.  She died on April 29, 1849 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  She was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

            28            iii.    James P. Mendenhall was born on September 4, 1831 in Darke Co., OH.  He died on April 26, 1853 in Darke Co., OH.

          +29           iv.    Levi Mendenhall (born on January 20, 1834).

            30            v.    Thomas E. Mendenhall was born on April 1, 1837 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  He died on October 18, 1851 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

          +31           vi.    Charles E. Mendenhall (born on November 27, 1838).

 

6.  Benjamin Mendenhall (Joseph-1)  was born on October 12, 1803 in , Jefferson Co., TN.  He died on November 8, 1855 in , Wells Co., IN.

 

He was married to Margery Clingham on March 25, 1824 in , Miami Co., OH.  Margery Clingham was born in 1805.  She died on June 2, 1843 in , Wells Co., IN.  Benjamin Mendenhall and Margery Clingham had the following children:

 

          +32              i.    William Mendenhall (born on January 9, 1825).

          +33             ii.    Susan B. Mendenhall (born on December 3, 1827).

          +34            iii.    John Mendenhall (born on March 13, 1828).

          +35           iv.    Benjamin C. Mendenhall (born on June 14, 1831).

          +36            v.    Joseph Mendenhall (born on March 3, 1834).

 

He was married to Jane Gillespie on September 25, 1843 in , Shelby Co., OH.  Jane Gillespie was born on October 5, 1818 in , OH.  She died on October 10, 1844 in , IN.

 

7.  Jane Mendenhall (Joseph-1) was born on January 19, 1804 in , Jefferson Co., TN.  She died on March 9, 1875 in , Darke Co., OH.  She was buried in Pioneer Cem, Shelby Co., OH.

 

She was married to Isaac Edwards on March 2, 1825 in , Miami Co., OH.  Isaac Edwards was born on March 10, 1802 in , OH.  He died on December 28, 1856 in , Shelby Co., OH.  He was buried in Pioneer Cem, Shelby Co., OH.  Jane Mendenhall and Isaac Edwards had the following children:

 

            37              i.    Thomas Edwards  was born about 1825 in , OH.  He died on September 9, 1864 in Chattanooga, TN.

            38             ii.    John Edwards was born about 1830 in , OH.

            39            iii.    Joseph Edwards was born about 1832 in , OH.

            40           iv.    Mary Jane Edwards was born about 1834 in , OH.

          +41            v.    Isaac Newton Edwards (born on February 5, 1836).

            42           vi.    Margaret Edwards was born about 1838 in , OH.

            43          vii.    Jacob Edwards was born about 1840 in , Shelby Co., OH.  He died on April 27, 1865 in Memphis, TN.

          +44         viii.    Priscilla Edwards (born about 1843).

            45            ix.    Nancy O. Edwards was born about 1845 in , Miami Co., OH.

 

She was married to Levi Gibby Brandon (son of Walter Brandon and Alice McGrew) on November 19, 1868 in , Shelby Co., OH.  Levi Gibby Brandon was born on July 19, 1814 in , KY.  He died on January 13, 1875 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

 

8.   Joseph Mendenhall (Joseph-1) was born on October 12, 1805 in , Jefferson Co., TN.  He died on December 25, 1857 in McLean Twp, Shelby Co., OH.  He was buried in Mann Cem, Miami Co., OH.

 

He was married to Priscilla Mann (daughter of Jacob Mann and Elizabeth Schell) on September 15, 1833 in , Miami Co., OH.  Priscilla Mann  was born about 1817 in , OH.  She died after March 1882 in , IL.  Joseph Mendenhall and Priscilla Mann had the following children:

 

            46              i.    Elizabeth J. Mendenhall was born on December 30, 1835.  She died on September 28, 1839 in , Shelby Co., OH.  She was buried in Pioneer Cem, Shelby Co., OH.

 

9.  John Mendenhall (Joseph-1) was born on October 20, 1807 in , Jefferson Co., TN.  He died on September 8, 1869 in , Noble Co., IN.  He was buried in Swan Cem, Noble Co., IN.

 

He was married to Fianna Shoaf (daughter of Peter Shoaf) on December 11, 1834 in , Montgomery Co., OH.  Fianna Shoaf was born about 1812 in , OH.  She died on April 15, 1904 in , Allen Co., IN.  John Mendenhall and Fianna Shoaf had the following children:

 

          +47              i.    Elizabeth Mendenhall  (born on September 18, 1835).

          +48             ii.    Isaac Mendenhall (born on November 5, 1837).

            49            iii.    John S. Mendenhall was born about 1839 in , OH.

          +50           iv.    Marietta Mendenhall (born about 1843).

          +51            v.    Joseph Mendenhall (born on October 23, 1845).

          +52           vi.    Dexter Mendenhall (born about 1848).

            53          vii.    Priscilla Mendenhall was born on November 18, 1851 in , Noble Co., IN.  She died on September 4, 1852 in , Noble Co., IN.  She was buried in Swan Cem, Noble Co., IN.

          +54         viii.    Ocie May Mendenhall (born about 1852).

            55            ix.    Cecilia Mendenhall was born on March 31, 1856 in , Noble Co., IN.  She died on February 14, 1863 in , Noble Co., IN.  She was buried in Swan Cem, Noble Co., IN.

            56             x.    Ellsworth Mendenhall was born on January 16, 1866 in , Noble Co., IN.  He died on February 18, 1867 in , Noble Co., IN.  He was buried in Swan Cem, Noble Co., IN.

 

10.  Levi Mendenhall (Joseph-1)  was born on January 6, 1811 in Bethel Twp, Miami Co., OH.  He died on November 27, 1879 in , KS.

 

He was married to Nancy Golden on September 3, 1854 in Miami Co., OH.  Nancy Golden was born in , MD.  Levi Mendenhall and Nancy Golden had the following children:

 

            57              i.    John F. Mendenhall was born about 1857 in , Miami Co., OH.

            58             ii.    Margaret C. Mendenhall was born about 1860 in , Miami Co., OH.

 

He was married to Margaret Shell on March 10, 1841 in Miami Co., OH.  Margaret Shell was born in 1815.  Levi Mendenhall and Margaret Shell had the following children:

 

            59              i.    Jane Mendenhall was born about 1842.

            60             ii.    Joseph Mendenhall was born about 1844.

 

12.  Nathan Mendenhall (Joseph-1) was born on May 25, 1815 in , Miami Co., OH.  He died on September 20, 1863 in Chickamauga, GA.

 

He was married to Elizabeth Croy on January 3, 1843 in , Shelby Co., OH.  Elizabeth Croy was born in 1817.  She died on April 28, 1895 in Osgood, Darke Co., OH.  Nathan Mendenhall and Elizabeth Croy had the following children:

 

          +61              i.    Benjamin Mendenhall  (born about 1848).

            62             ii.    Sarah J Mendenhall was born on March 12, 1849.  She died on January 19, 1869 in , Darke Co., OH.  She was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

            63            iii.    Thomas Mendenhall was born on December 29, 1857.

            64          iv.    Ellen Mendenhall was born on May 17, 1859 in , Miami Co., OH.  She died on October 27, 1870 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.  She was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

          +65            v.    Elizabeth Mendenhall (born on March 12, 1861).

 

13.  Isaac Mendenhall (Joseph-1)  was born on May 8, 1817 in , OH.  He died on October 8, 1852 in Marion, IN.

 

He was married to Elvira Furrow on February 5, 1847 in , Shelby Co., OH.  Elvira Furrow was born on November 22, 1827 in , OH.  She died on April 25, 1862 in , IN.  Isaac Mendenhall and Elvira Furrow had the following children:

 

          +66              i.    Duty Mendenhall (born on November 28, 1847).

            67             ii.    Mary Eliza Mendenhall was born about 1849.

 

14.  Mary "Polly" Mendenhall (Joseph-1) was born on October 9, 1819 in Bethel Twp, Miami Co., OH.  She died on October 1, 1888 in , Allen Co., IN.  She was buried in Huntertown Cem, Allen Co., IN.

 

She was married to David M. Shoaf (son of Peter Shoaf) on March 13, 1836 in , Miami Co., OH.  David M. Shoaf was born on December 16, 1814 in , OH.  He died on June 13, 1890 in , Allen Co., IN.  He was buried in Huntertown Cem, Allen Co., IN.  Mary "Polly" Mendenhall and David M. Shoaf had the following children:

 

            68              i.    Jim Shoaf was born about 1836 in , Miami Co., OH.

            69             ii.    Samuel Shoaf was born about 1840 in , Miami Co., OH.

            70            iii.    Almira Shoaf was born about 1842 in , Miami Co., OH.

            71           iv.    John Shoaf was born about 1844 in , Allen Co., IN.

            72            v.    Emilie Shoaf was born about 1847 in , Allen Co., IN.

 

15.  Deidamia Mendenhall (Joseph-1)  was born on August 25, 1822 in , Miami Co., OH.  She died on January 8, 1861 in Geetingsville, Clinton Co., IN.  She was buried in , Clinton Co., IN.

 

She was married to Peter Pitsenbarger (son of Peter Pitsenbarger and Mary Magdalene "Molly" Fry) on August 1, 1839 in Darke Co., OH.  Peter Pitsenbarger was born on February 16, 1817 in , Greene Co., TN.  He died on December 1, 1889 in King City, Gentry Co., MO.  He was buried in King City, Gentry Co., MO.  Deidamia Mendenhall and Peter Pitsenbarger had the following children:

 

            73              i.    Joseph Pitsenbarger was born on August 15, 1841 in Patterson Twp, Darke Co., OH.

          +74             ii.    Arrilla Pitsenbarger (born on August 2, 1843).

          +75            iii.    William M. Pitsenbarger (born on April 15, 1846).

          +76           iv.    Abraham Pitsenbarger (born on November 25, 1849).

            77            v.    Sarah Jane Pitsenbarger was born on April 4, 1852 in Darke Co., OH.  She died on April 17, 1853 in Darke Co., OH.

          +78           vi.    John Alva Pitsenbarger (born on June 12, 1855).

            79          vii.    Mary Jane Pitsenbarger was born on July 22, 1857 in Darke Co., OH.

            80         viii.    Frances Sina Pitsenbarger was born on November 14, 1859 in Clinton Co., IN.