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Would like to ask the favor of a lookup in your own database of any
relationship to the following direct ancestor (Swiss?) of whom I am
Mary Elizabeth LANDIS (my gggrandmother)
b. May 1840 in Knoxville, Tennessee
m. Cape Giradeau, Missouri to William Samuel BOGART
I have photos of her head stone located in Lebanon, Missouri.
Would be greatly appreciative of any info on this person, or any tips on
other excellent resources for researching this surname. Let me know if
I can also do a favor in return.
I am new to the Landis list.
I am trying to obtain information on my g,g,grandfather David Landis.
David was born in 1832 in Pennsylvania and married a woman by the
name of Sarah born in 1841 in Pennsylvania.
Their children were:
Ida May b. 1866, PA; d. April 27, 1948, Akron, Ohio. Ida was living with
her daughter Laura at the time of her death.
Ellen b. 1867, Pa.
Maude b. 1870
Maggie b. 1872
Willie b. 1872
Belle b. 1874
Josephine b. 1876
Ida May Landis married William Barringer on August 4, 1888. She was
his second wife and stepmother to his son John W. b. October 24, 1870.
Children of Ida and William:
Sarah Ellen b. May 13, 1889 in Monongahela, Pa.; d. January 1974 in
Akron, Ohio. She married # l Robert Lee Jenkins, #2 Paul McCormick.
Laura Ety b. June 11, 1892; d. July 1973, in Akron, Ohio. m Keiling.
Sarah Ellen Barringer and Robert Lee Jenkins were my grandparents.
My late father, Charles B. Jenkins, often spoke of an uncle with the last
name of Shallinburger. I don't know if this is the maiden name of David
wife , Sarah or his mother, or the maiden name of William Barringer's
Sure could use a little help here as I am at the stone wall level now.
Marilyn Jenkins Prinzing, I grew up in Belle Vernon, Pa. and live in
I am looking for information on Abraham M. and Lydia LANDIS, my
This is what I have so far. I believe they were members of the Old Order
German Baptist Church.
1 Abraham M. LANDIS 1829-1929
Born in Ohio, living in Montgomery County, Ohio, in 1880
+ Lydia 1835-1916
2 Sarah J. LANDIS 1855-1939
+Charles MAPHIS 1857-1932
2 Rebecca LANDIS 1859-
2 William Austin LANDIS 1861-1923
+Sarah Catherine ETTER 1867-1932
Married 1885 in Miamia County, Ohio
3 Cora Alice LANDIS 1889-1982
+Grover William HABER 1886-1952
3 Maude LANDIS 1892-1988
3 Raymond LANDIS 1904-1979
All these Generation 3 LANDISes were born in Ohio and migrated to
southern California in the 1930s.
2 Harvey O. LANDIS 1866-1942
2 Rosella LANDIS 1870-
2 Mary E. LANDIS 1871-1939
2 Jesse LANDIS 1879-
All of generation 2 born in Ohio
Billie Jo Johnstone