John Barnhisel

#5777, b. 1 Sep 1854, d. 27 Jul 1942
Last Edited:8 Sep 2017
FatherCornelius Barnhisel1 b. 28 Dec 1827, d. 12 Jul 1865
MotherElizabeth Hoffman1 b. 21 Sep 1830, d. 13 May 1934
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Valentine Berndheisell

Children of John Barnhisel and Lucy Ann Voltz

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJohn Barnhisel was born on 1 Sep 1854 at Perry Township, Miami County, IN.2,3
Census1860, household memberJohn Barnhisle (given age 5) was enumerated in the household of Cornelius Barnhisle (given age 32) on the 1860 Census at Perry Township, Miami County, IN.4
Census1870, household memberJohn Barnhisel (given age 15) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of Elisabeth Barnhisel (given age 39), living in Perry Township, Miami County, IN. He worked as a farm laborer..5
Marriage LicenseJohn Barnhisel and Lucy Ann Voltz obtained a marriage license on 3 Jul 1874 at Miami County, IN.6
MarriageJohn Barnhisel married first Lucy Ann Voltz, daughter of Jacob Voltz Jr. and Elizabeth Meyera, on 19 Jul 1874 at Miami County, IN. Salem S. Albert, Minister, officiated.6,7,8
Census1880John Barnhisel (given age 25) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living in Perry Township, Miami County, IN, with his wife Lucy A Barnhisel (given age 26), son(s) Charles W Barnhisel (given age 4), daughter(s) Mary M Barnhisel (given age 3/12). John was a farmer, while Lucy kept house.9
Census1900John Barnhisel (given age 45) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1900 census at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. With him was his wife Lucy A., son(s) Charles W. and Esra, daughter(s) Mary M . John was a farmer, and their farm was owned free and clear of any mortgage.10
Census1910John Barnhisel (given age 55) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. Also living in the house was his wife Lucy Barnhisel (given age 56), daughter Melissa Cline (given age 30), grandson Garland Cline (given age 4). He was a farmer, and owned his farm free and clear of any mortgage.11
Death, WidowHe was left a widower at age 57, when his wife, Lucy, died of heart disease on 21 Jun 1912 at Perry Township, Miami County, IN.12
MarriageJohn Barnhisel married second Mary Louisa Mullican, daughter of Jacob Neff and Harriet Walters, on 15 Oct 1913 at Fulton County, IN. Rev. William E. Snyder, Minister of the Gospel, officiated.13
Census1920John Barnhisel (given age 65) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1920 census, living at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. Also living in the house was his wife Mary L Barnhisel (given age 54), step-daughter Margaret E Mullican (given age 13). John was a farmer, running a general farm on his own account.14
Census1930John Barnhisel (given age 75) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. Also living in the house was his wife Mollie Barnhisel (given age 64), his step-daughter, Margaret Mulligan (given age 23). John was a farmer, and owned his farm. He had a radio set.15
ResidenceAt the time of his mother's death in 1934, John Barnhisel lived in Akron, Fulton County, IN.16
DeathHe died at age 87 of stomach cancer on 27 Jul 1942 at his home in Miami County, IN.17,3
BurialHe was buried at Gaerte Cemetery in Perry Township, Miami County, IN.3,17

Citations:

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  3. [S514] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The News-Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 1995.
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  7. [S340] Carol Constance (Younker) Boyer. Barnhiser / Bernheisel Family Lines. Denver, CO: Boyer, Jan 1995.
  8. [S597] Evangelical Messenger.
  9. [S846] 1880 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  10. [S843] 1900 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  11. [S839] 1910 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
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  15. [S845] 1930 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
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