I don't know for sure, but my records do not show a David Landis, son of
David Landis 1801.
Some sources I have:
I do have an obituary for a Mr. William Warner who died at his
house Mrs. David Landis 26 Feb 1888, Hicksville, OH. (I don't know who
Obituary for Mariah Landis DeLong, daughter of David and Mary Landis -
was born in Preble county, Ohio, 11 Dec. 1821. Moved to Defiance
Ohio, with her parents in 1835. She was unted in marriage with Solomon
August 21, 1841
Marriages 1808-1830 from Preble co.
David Landis 8-17-1819 to Sarah Gest
David Landers 8-16-1814 to Mary Sawer *****This is the one, I think is
my Ablsolem's parents.
1850 Census for Defiance Co., OH , list David Landis 49 PA, Mary 52 MD,
Absalom 23 OH, Sarah A. 18 OH, Josiah 15 OH, Harriet 9 OH.
Quote from "1883 History of Defiance County" - A contract was made
September 29, 1838 with David Landis to carry the mail once in two
afterward changed to a weekly and finaly to a semi-weekly mail. Maria
the widow of Solon DeLong and Ranson Osborn were the witnesses to the
contract. John Landis was the first mail carrier, and afterward his
Absalom Landis, then a little short-legged, stubby boy."
Marilyn Prinzing wrote:
I would like to know if the David Landis of 1801 had a son David
Landis b. 1832?