2016 ancestors

2016 ancestors

At the October 6, 2016 Southern Indiana Genealogical Society History and Heritage Celebration, 79 individuals were recognized with First Family certificates as the descendants of pre-1841 settlers of Floyd, Clark and Harrison Counties. The following is a list of their certified pioneer ancestors:

Name (Maiden) Surname County Year Settled Year Certified
James A. Albin Harrison 1837 2016
Martha W. (Rodgers) Amick Clark 1820 2016
Henry Ashabraner Clark ca 1815 2016
Keziah (Hurley) Atkins Floyd 2016
William Atkins Floyd 2016
George W. Benton Harrison 2016
George Best Harrison 2016
John A. Best Harrison 2016
Frederick Blume Harrison 1813 2016
Catharine (Hikes) Bottorff Clark 2016
Cornelius Bottorff Clark 1839 2016
Henry Bottorff Clark 2016
Absalom Carr Clark 1820 2016
Jane (Weir) Carr Clark 1840 2016
Thomas Carr Clark 1816 2016
Obadiah Childs Floyd   2016
George Collins Floyd 1825 2016
Mordecai Collins Floyd ca 1830 2016
Rebecca (Haines) Dean Harrison   2016
Ezekial Deweese Harrison   2016
Philip Engleman Harrison 1816 2013
Jane (Blunk) Farnsley Harrison 1833 2016
Joshua Farnsley Harrison 1820 2015
Elizabeth (Long) Forward Clark 1839 2016
Jonathan Forward Clark 1839 2016
John Fry Clark 1820 2016
Sarah Eliza (Swartz) Fry Clark 1805 2016
Hannah (Furnival) Guest Floyd 1819 2016
John Guest Floyd 1819 2016
Philip Haas Harrison 2016
Benjamin Hains Harrison   2016
Rachel (Miller) Hollis Floyd b. 1813 2016
Thompson Hollis Floyd 1833 2016
Jacob Kessinger Harrison   2016
Christian King Clark 1810 — 1820 2016
Rachel (Cunningham) King Clark 1827 2016
Robert Kirkham Harrison 1810 2016
Josiah Lamb Floyd   2016
Mary (Atkins) Lamb Floyd   2016
Ruth (Pennington) Lamb Floyd   2016
Ruth (Yarbrough) Lamb Floyd   2016
William Henry Lamb Floyd   2016
Francis C. Lang Sr. Floyd 1820 2016
Isaac Lang Harrison 1830 2016
Samuel McClanahan Clark ca 1828 2016
Hannah (Coombs) McCosky Clark 1820 2016
Julia (Carr) McCosky Clark 1818 2016
Thomas McCosky Clark 1840 2016
Catherine (Graham) McCulloch Clark 1814 2016
Hugh McCulloch Clark 1814 2016
James McCulloch Clark 1814 2016
John McCulloch Floyd 1821 2016
Martha Ann (Fry) McCulloch Clark 1834 2016
Sarah (Guest) McCulloch Floyd 1820 2016
Alexander McRae Harrison 1827 2016
Margaret (McKenzie) McRae Harrison   2016
Isaac Miller Floyd 1813 2016
Mary M. (Stockslager) Miller Floyd 1813 2016
Ebenezer Morgan Clark 1818 2016
Mary “Polly” (Woodward) Morgan Clark 1818 2016
Sarah B. (Morgan) Morgan Clark

1818 2016
Sylvester Prickett Morgan Clark 1834 2016
Michael Naville Floyd 1836 2016
Dennis Lark Pennington Harrison 1804 2016
Elizabeth (English) Pennington Harrison   2016
Richard Pile Clark ca 1798 2016
Michael Elijah Riley Floyd 1837 2016
Martha “Patsy” H. (Brewer) Rodgers Clark 1820 2016
Samuel Houston Rodgers Clark 1820 2016
Charles Smith Harrison   2016
George Sebastian Smith Floyd 1832 2016
Joseph Smith Sr. Floyd 1820 2016
Joseph Smith Jr. Floyd b. 1827 2016
Mary Elizabeth (Hollis) Smith Floyd b. 1834 2016
Peter Crescent Smith Floyd 1832-1833 2016
Sarah (Albin) Smith Harrison 1807 2015
Sarah (Hebden) Smith Floyd 1820 2016
Philip Peter Sonner Harrison   2016
Robert Stewart Clark 1798 2016
Lorenz Stuhler Floyd 1840 2016
Elizabeth (Olweiler) Swartz Clark 1802 2016
John Swartz Clark 1802 2016
Virginia (Morgan) Wilbur Clark 1840 2016
James Worrall Clark 1797 2016