Abraham Barnhisel

#5839, b. about 1830, d. 11 May 1865
Last Edited:8 May 2016
FatherJacob Barnhisel b. 18 Sep 1798, d. 24 Oct 1876
MotherSusannah Grogg b. about 1808, d. 11 Feb 1882
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Valentine Berndheisell

Child of Abraham Barnhisel and Sarah Kreig

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthAbraham Barnhisel was born about 1830 at Trumbull County, OH.1,2,3
Census1830, male 00-05Based on age, it is possible that Abraham Barnhisel was counted as a free white male under the age of five, in the household of Jacob Barnhisel on the 1830 Census at Marlborough Township, Stark County, OH.4
Census1840, male 10-15Based on age, it is possible that Abraham Barnhisel was counted as a free white male, age 10 to 15, in the household of Jacob Barnhisel on the 1840 Census at Lake Township, Stark County, OH.5
Census1850, household memberAbram Barnhart (given age 20) was enumerated as a household member living with Cornelius Barnhart (given age 22) on the 1850 Census at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. Although they were entered as Barnharts, it is obvious from the names and ages of family members that this is the Barnhisel family.1
Census1860, household memberAbram Barnhisle (given age 30) was enumerated in the household of Jacob Barnhisle (given age 60) on the 1860 Census at Perry Township, Miami County, IN. His occupation was given as "Serving".6
Marriage LicenseAbraham Barnhisel and Sarah Kreig obtained a marriage license on 2 Feb 1863 at Miami County, IN.7
MarriageAbraham Barnhisel married Sarah Krieg on 5 Feb 1863 at Miami County, IN. David Kiplinger, Minister, officiated.7
MilitaryAbraham Barnhisel served in the military for the Union during the Civil War. He enrolled 9 Dec 1864 at LaPorte, IN, and was a member of the 12th Regiment, Company I.2
DeathHe died on 11 May 1865 in Manchester, Coffee County, TN. He was killed by lightning while serving in the Civil War.2,3

Citations:

  1. [S849] 1850 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  2. [S847] Indiana State Digital Archives. "Civil War Collection." Military Records.
  3. [S340] Carol Constance (Younker) Boyer. Barnhiser / Bernheisel Family Lines. Denver, CO: Boyer, Jan 1995.
  4. [S1328] 1830 U.S. Census. OH. Stark County. population schedule.
  5. [S1329] 1840 U.S. Census. OH. Stark County. population schedule.
  6. [S850] 1860 U.S. Census. IN. Miami County. population schedule.
  7. [S1416] FamilySearch.org. Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007. Miami Co., Ind.. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1410397