ABSTRACTS FROM BEFORE 1850
SOUTHWESTERN OHIO NEWSPAPERS
THE WESTERN TELEGRAPH
Hamilton, Butler Co. Ohio
June 23, 1842
Taken up by John Iseminger in Morgan Twp., Butler Co. a stray, appraised by Wm. H. Dearmond and John Hommer. Absalom McKain, J.P.
Died at the residence of Mr. John Nichols of Hanover Twp. on 16th inst., Robert Taylor, age 53 years. He served in the last was under Gen. Harrison in Capt. Joel Collins’ Rifle Company.
Geo. Emrick and Jacob Bake, Adm. will sell real estate of Jonathan Sarver, deceased, late of Butler Co., subject to right of dower of Elizabeth Sarver, relict.
John K. Wilson, Sheriff of Butler Co. will offer for sale real estate formerly belonging Thomas Taylor and his wife, Mary at the suit of Wales B. Bonney, Adm. of Joseph Simpson, deceased.
John K. Wilson, Sheriff, will sell real estate at the suit of Daniel Rumple, jr. vs. William Smith and Edward B. Reed on 30 June.
Same will sell real estate at the suit of Samuel Smith, Adm. of John Cornthwaite, deceased, against Wm. H. Marshall and Andrew Smith.
Clarissa Lester, appointed by the last will and testament of Andrew Lester, deceased, late of Butler Co. proved will May, 1842 and requests payment of debts.
James Cook, Adm. of estate of Charles Hankinson, deceased, of Madison Twp., Butler Co. asks debtors and claiments to come forward.
Wm. S. Clark (non-resident) had property in Butler Co. attached for debt on 1 June 1842. Sheriff’s Sale in Morgan Twp. of property at the suit of Ludwick Batz, gdn vs. Ephraim Carmack.
All persons with claims against the estate of Zerah Rolfe, deceased, of Liberty Twp. are hereby notified to present them to Sarah Rolfe, Admx.
All persons with claims against the estate of William Campbell, deceased, of Lemon Twp. Butler Co., are hereby notified to present them to S.B. Holmes, Adm.
Sigismund Wurmser makes declaration of bankruptcy.
Writ of attachment of property has been made against Thomas C. Veach, an absconding debtor.
All persons with claims against the estate of Isaac W. Miller, deceased, of Wayne Twp., Butler Co., are hereby notified to present them to Wm. Miller and Samuel Miller, Adms.
All persons with claims against the estate of Zephaniah Selby, deceased, of Madison Twp. Butler Co., are hereby notified to present them to M. Selby, Adm.
Amanuel Kashner, age about 14 years, an indented apprentice ran away from N.L. Conrey of Reily Twp. Reward of 6 1/4 cents, but no thanks.
All persons with claims against the estate of Caleb Hill, deceased, of Hanover Twp., Butler Co., are hereby notified to present them to Wm. Dodds, Adm.
All persons with claims against the estate of David Fawcit, deceased, of Butler Co., are hereby notified to present them to Jane Fawcit, Admx.
$50 Reward for apprehension and delivery of Michael Masterson who escaped from jail in Butler Co. where he was under suspicion of altering orders drawn in his favor on Treasurer of Colerain, Oxford and Brookville Turnpike Co. G. Richards, President.
Dec. 6, 1842
Married in Georgetown, Kentucky on 21 inst. by Rev. Howard Malcolm, Mr. Francis J. Tytus of Middletown, Ohio to Miss Sarah Butler of that place.
Dec. 16, 1842
Died 11th inst., Amanda, infant daughter of Joseph and Mary Moore.
Died 11th inst., Mary Collier, aged 70 years.
Died 13th inst., Laura Wilson, consort of Calvin Wilson.
Died 17th inst., Charlotte E. consort of Thomas R. Fleming in her 40th year.
Died 19th inst., in Oxford, Lucy consort of Rev. Danforth Witheby in 73rd year.
Bankruptcy: Barnabus Campbell, farmer; George M. Marshall farmer and distiller; Samuel Mitchell, miller; Edward B. Reed, merchant; all of Butler Co. filed in U.S. District Court. Petitions to be heard 30 Jan. next in Columbus.
March 27, 1845
All persons with claims against the estate of John Wilson, deceased, of Butler Co., are hereby notified to present them to James Rossman and John Wilson, Jr., Adm.
Married 18th by Rev. C.W. Swan, Mr. William Thompson to Mrs. Fannie Smith, all of Westchester.
Sale of real estate by orders of Court of Common Pleas
James T. Caldwell et al vs. Elizabeth Carter, et al.
Samuel Hull vs. Wm. Walker et al.
David Heaton Vs. Mary Heaton et al.
Henry Garrison vs. Daniel Garrison et al. subject to dower estate of Mary Garrison. Wallace Alston et al vs. Robert E. Duffield et al.
Issac Watson, Adm. will sell real estate of Isaac Gaskill, deceased, on 14 April.
April 19, 1845
George Emrick and Jacob Baker, Adm. of Jonathan Sarver, deceased, will sell real estate set apart for dower of Elizabeth Sarver, widow.
Augustus Eckert, Adm. of Daniel Sites, deceased, of Madison Twp. requests immediate payment of debts.
All persons with claims against the estate of Alexander Meairs, deceased, of Butler Co. Co., are hereby notified to present them to George Emerick, Adm.