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Mary Elisabeth “Bessie” EssexAge: 72 years17891861

Name
Mary Elisabeth “Bessie” Essex
Given names
Mary Elisabeth
Nickname
Bessie
Surname
Essex
Note: She was listed as Bessie in Biographical Record of Bartholomew Co., IN published 1904 under the Martin Essex entry

Elisabeth Essig

Name
Elisabeth Essig
Given names
Elisabeth
Surname
Essig
Birth April 28, 1789 17 14
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Mary Elizabeth Spaugh was born Aprile the 28th 1789
Marriage of parentsJohn EssexCatharine RothrockView this family
about 1795 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherPhilip Essex
February 22, 1798 (Age 8 years)

Birth of a sisterCatherine Essex
July 1, 1800 (Age 11 years)

Birth of a brotherSalome Essex
October 10, 1802 (Age 13 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherCatharina Mueller
September 3, 1803 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Essex
February 17, 1805 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a brotherBenjamin Thomas Essex
May 15, 1807 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a sisterJohanna Louisa “Lucy” Essex
November 10, 1809 (Age 20 years)

Birth of a brotherLewis Essex
August 3, 1813 (Age 24 years)

MarriageJoseph SpachView this family
January 18, 1814 (Age 24 years)

Citation details: Moravian Church Records
Birth of a son
#1
Gottlieb Wilhelm Spach
June 26, 1814 (Age 25 years)

Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. William Gottlip Spaugh was born June the 26th 1814
Birth of a sisterGertrude Henrietta Essex
December 2, 1815 (Age 26 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Timotheus Immanuel “Timothy” Spach
April 7, 1816 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Timothy Emmanual Spaugh was born Aprile 7th 1[8/9]16
Birth of a daughter
#3
Henrietta louisa Spaugh
July 22, 1818 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Henrietta Loui[s]a Spaugh was born July the 22nd 1818
Birth of a son
#4
Alexander August Spach
April 6, 1822 (Age 32 years)

Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Alexander Augustine Spaugh was born Aprile the 6th 1822
Birth of a son
#5
James Robert Spach
November 7, 1825 (Age 36 years)

Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. James Robert Spaugh was born November the 7th 1825
Death of a maternal grandfatherPeter Rothrock
November 24, 1829 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Edward Thomas Spach
January 28, 1833 (Age 43 years)

Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Edard Thomas Spaugh was born January 28th 1833
Death of a sonGottlieb Wilhelm Spach
May 29, 1837 (Age 48 years)

Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. William Gottlieb Spaugh died May the 29th 1837
Marriage of a childJames ArbuckleHenrietta louisa SpaughView this family
October 24, 1837 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. James Arbuckle and Henrietta Louisa Spaugh was married Oct the 24? 1837
Birth of a grandson
#1
William Arbuckle
July 16, 1838 (Age 49 years)

Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. William Arbuckle was born July the 16th 1838
Death of a grandsonWilliam Arbuckle
July 26, 1839 (Age 50 years)

Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. William Arbuckle died July the 26th 1839
Birth of a grandson
#2
Ephriam Arbuckle
December 3, 1839 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Ephraim [?] Arbuckle was born Dec the 3rd 1839
Birth of a grandson
#3
Martin Arbuckle
March 30, 1841 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Martin Arbuckle was born March the 30th 1841
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Geretta Spaugh
about 1842 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Louisa Arbuckle
December 26, 1842 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Louisa Arbuckle was born Dec the 26th 1842
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Artemesia Spaugh
about 1845 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Henrietta Arbuckle
March 18, 1845 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Robert and Henrietta Arbuckle was born March the 18th 1845
Birth of a grandson
#8
Robert Arbuckle
March 18, 1845 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Robert and Henrietta Arbuckle was born March the 18th 1845
Marriage of a childTimotheus Immanuel “Timothy” SpachCatherine PhillipsView this family
January 10, 1847 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: Bartholomew County, Indiana Marriages, pg 109
Marriage of a childAlexander August SpachRachel Jane KeithView this family
January 14, 1847 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: Bartholomew County, Indiana Marriages, pg 109
Marriage of a childJames Robert SpachCatherine FulwiderView this family
1847 (Age 57 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Catherine Arbuckle
October 25, 1848 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. [Catarine?] Arbuckle was born October the 25th 1848
Birth of a grandson
#10
Charles Spaugh
about 1848 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11
Lewis Arbuckle
August 26, 1849 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. [Loearis/Levis/Lewis?] Arbuckle was born August the 26th 1849
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Sarah E. Spaugh
about 1849 (Age 59 years)
Death of a motherCatharine Rothrock
January 9, 1849 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Ida Spaugh
about 1850 (Age 60 years)
Census 1850 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Haw Creek, Bartholomew, Indiana; Roll: M432_136; Page: 445; Image: 309.
Date of entry in original source: November 18, 1850
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph (Essig) Essex
about 1851 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#14
Irwin Spaugh
about 1852 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Amanda Arbuckle
March 14, 1852 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Amanda and Miranda Arbuckle was born March the 14th 1852
Birth of a granddaughter
#16
Miranda Arbuckle
March 14, 1852 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Amanda and Miranda Arbuckle was born March the 14th 1852
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Eliza Spaugh
about 1852 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#18
Philip Spaugh
about 1852 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#19
Edward Arbuckle
March 12, 1854 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Edward Arbuckle was born March the 12th 1854
Birth of a granddaughter
#20
Louisa Spaugh
about 1854 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#21
Mary Spaugh
about 1854 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a grandson
#22
Ezra Spaugh
September 1855 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: Spaugh, Ezra 1855 - 1929
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#23
Clara A. Spaugh
about 1855 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a grandson
#24
James B. Arbuckle
September 21, 1856 (Age 67 years)

Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. James B. Arbuckle was born Sept. the 21st 1856
Birth of a grandson
#25
William Spaugh
about 1857 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#26
Larilda Spaugh
about 1857 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#27
Joseph A. Spaugh
about 1857 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#28
Louisana Spaugh
about 1859 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a grandson
#29
Allen Spaugh
about 1859 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a grandson
#30
Joseph Addison Arbuckle
February 24, 1860 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Joseph A. Arbuckle was born Feb the 24th 1860
Birth of a grandson
#31
Lewis Spaugh
about 1860 (Age 70 years)
Census 1860 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Haw Creek, Bartholomew, Indiana; Roll: M653_244; Page: 30; Image: 31.
Date of entry in original source: June 16, 1860
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1,438 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: Also listed in this 1860 census image is Joseph Spaugh's son Robert Spaugh and his family.
Death July 28, 1861 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here.
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Marriage: about 1795North Carolina, USA
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younger sister
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younger brother
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John Essex
Birth: February 17, 1805 33 30Stokes County, North Carolina, USA
Death: December 27, 1864Hope, Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA
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younger brother
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Marriage: January 18, 1814
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BirthFamily Bible Records
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 1.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here. Mary Elizabeth Spaugh was born Aprile the 28th 1789
MarriagePersonal Comunication
Citation details: Moravian Church Records
Census1850 United States Census
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Haw Creek, Bartholomew, Indiana; Roll: M432_136; Page: 445; Image: 309.
Date of entry in original source: November 18, 1850
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Census1860 United States Census
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Haw Creek, Bartholomew, Indiana; Roll: M653_244; Page: 30; Image: 31.
Date of entry in original source: June 16, 1860
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1,438 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathFamily Bible Records
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records, Page 2.
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here.
SourceFamily Bible Records
Citation details: The Arbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Records
Text:
Transcribed by Margaret Read MacDonald This bible was purchased by the author at a farm sale in Jennings County, Indiana, in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Titled The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Translated out of the Original Tongues and with the former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, the work was published by the American Bible Society in 1955. The bible was in poor condition and has since been lost. However, the handwritten family history it contained was recorded and is transcribed here.
Census
Also listed in this 1860 census image is Joseph Spaugh's son Robert Spaugh and his family.
Name
She was listed as Bessie in Biographical Record of Bartholomew Co., IN published 1904 under the Martin Essex entry
BirthArbuckle-Spaugh Family Bible Transcription
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