Samuel Gibson SHERFICK

Samuel Gibson SHERFICK

Male 1829 - 1907  (77 years)

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  • Name Samuel Gibson SHERFICK 
    Born 18 May 1829  Washington County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 May 1907  Weir, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hosey Hill Cemetery, Weir, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • LDS Site lists his birth as 17 MAY 1829 Of, , Harrison, Ohio.

      In 1855 moved from Ohio to Louisa Co., Iowa.

      Found in the 1856 census in Morning Sun Township, Louisa Co., Iowa. His name is listed as Samuel SHERFEE, and he is living with the Rosenbergers (dwelling 75, family 79, page 238, work 19, line 32)! John Rosenberger is listed as the head of family. Catherine is only 19. It lists that he has been in Iowa for one year so that means that he came to Iowa in 1855! Samuel was a farmer and the Rosenbergers were Threshers.

      LDS Site lists his birth as 17 MAY 1829 Of, , Harrison, Ohio. He was listed as a farmer.

      Registered for the US Civil War Draft on 1 July 1863 in Louisa, Iowa, United States in 1st Congressional District, age 33.

      1870 Census living in Neosho, Labette, Kansas with Catherine and 2 daughters, Mary and Susie.

      Living in 1875 during Kansas Census in Neosho, Labette, Kansas with wife Catherine, daughters Mary Oive, Susan Alice, son Edward Orin, daughters Emma Novella, and Ida Martisha. There was also a R. W. Hankins living with the family, age 13, from Illinois.13, Mary Olive would later marry a B. F. Hankins.

      In 1880 living in Eureka Springs, Carroll, Arkansas. Their surname has been mistranscribed as Sherpock. Carrie's name has also been distorted. Samuel lists his father's birthplace as Maryland and his mother's birthplace as Pennsylvania.

      1900 census lists Sam and wife Katherina, as well as daughter Carrie and her husband Tolbert Knoles (Noels) living in Cherokee Twn, Cherokee Co., Kansas.

      Living in 1905 in Cherokee, Cherokee, Kansas during the Kansas census with wife Catherine and granddaughter baby Alma Knoles (age 1). Next door is Tilbert, Carrie Sherfick Knoles, and other children Sammy and Charlie. Carrie's name looks like it is transcribed incorrectly as Sarah.
    Person ID I249  My Family Tree | Sherfick Side
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2011 

    Father Benjamin SHERFICK,   b. 4 May 1794, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1870, Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sarah BLUE,   b. 18 Nov 1799, Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1852, Washington County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1821  Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F89  Group Sheet

    Family Catherine Minerva RAUSHENBERGER,   b. 24 Aug 1837, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1911, Weir, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 25 Aug 1857  Louisa County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Charles Marcellus SHERFICK,   b. 30 Jul 1858, Louisa County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1858, Louisa County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Mary Olive SHERFICK,   b. 21 Aug 1860, Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1929, Pittsburg, Crawford County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     3. William Craig "Craig" SHERFICK,   b. 18 May 1863, Louisa County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1864, Louisa County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Susan Alice "Susie" SHERFICK,   b. 7 Aug 1868, Louisa County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1879, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     5. Edward Orin SHERFICK,   b. 12 Jul 1869, Louisa County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1869, Louisa County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +6. Emma Novella "Vella" SHERFICK,   b. 29 Jul 1871, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1937, Weir, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +7. Ida Martisha "Tisha" SHERFICK,   b. 18 Jul 1873, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1954, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     8. Centennial May SHERFICK,   b. 16 May 1876, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1936, Labette County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +9. Carrie Viola SHERFICK,   b. 4 Dec 1879, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1961, Neodesha, Wilson County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2005 
    Family ID F97  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 May 1829 - Washington County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Aug 1857 - Louisa County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 May 1907 - Weir, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hosey Hill Cemetery, Weir, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Samuel and Catherine Sherfick
    Samuel and Catherine Sherfick
    Photo from my 4th cousin, Mary Newell

    Headstones
    Samuel and Catherine Sherfick
    Samuel and Catherine Sherfick
    Weir, Cherokee County, Kansas
    Samuel and Catherine Sherfick
    Samuel and Catherine Sherfick