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New London Local History

New London Area Historical Society
The New London Area Historical Society was formed July 16th, 1985 by Martha Sturges and Tom Neel. The purpose of the Society is to create and build interest in preserving and collecting historical records for New London and the surrounding townships. The first officers were Martha Sturges, President; Tom Neel, Vice President; Pam Warthling, Secretary; and Harold Kirkpatrick, Treasurer. Current officers (2014) are Tom Neel, President; Martha Sturges, Vice President; Jean Myers, Secretary; and Vaughn Neel, Treasurer. Today we meet on the third Sunday of every month in the Museum at 13 East Main Street, New London. The Museum is also open Saturdays 1:00 to 4:00 PM.
New London Stories
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ACY DEPOT ARNOLD CREAGER B.F. HARRISON CO.
BICYCLE JOHNSON BLIZZARD OF 1978 COACHES
ELITE 8 FIRE OF 1939 FIRE DEPT.
GAS LEAK GATE TOWER GOLDENAGERS
GREGORY HOUSE JOHN GUTHRIE HIGH SCHOOL
HOSPITAL PETER KINSLEY LIBRARY
MANSION HOUSE CHARLES MCCLAVE METHODIST CHURCH
CALVIN MEAD MONUMENT PARK SEVENTEEN NEW LONDONS
NEW LONDON AIRCRAFT ODDFELLOWS PLAYOFFS
SMOKE SCALES THOMAS FIRE TOWN CLOCK

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The Family Story

George Fetterman Family
Joshua Hempstead Family Lineage
Henry Hubler Family
John Jenkins Family
The Barnet Neel Family
Sanders Ancestry
Jacob and Margaret Snider Family
Jacob and Margaret Snider Family in PDF (with images)
Spurgeon Family Civil War Pensions

George W. Bush & His Ohio Ancestry

George W. Bush, President of the United States, is the son of George Herbert Walker Bush and Barbara Pierce, both of whom had many ancestors in Ohio. The senior George Bush was born 12 Jun 1924 in Milton, Norfolk Co MA, the son of Sheldon Prescott Bush and Dorothy Walker. The first President Bush was married 6 Jan 1945 in Rye NY to Barbara Pierce, born 8 Jun 1925 Rye NY, the daughter of Marvin Pierce and Pauline Robinson. Please follow the links from generation to generation, or use the table provided below for a particular ancestor. More information may be found in an article, "The Ohio Ancestors of President George H.W. Bush and First Lady Barbara (Pierce) Bush, by Thomas Stephen Neel and Sunda Anderson Peters, published in The Report, journal of The Ohio Genealogical Society.



(Click here for information on the Barbara Bush side)
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ANCESTOR SYNOPSIS
James Smith Bush James Smith Bush, son of Obadiah Newcomb Bush and wife Harriet Smith, was born 15 Jun 1825 in Rochester, Monroe Co NY; and died 11 Nov 1889 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co NY.
Obadiah Newcomb Bush Obadiah Newcomb Bush, son of Timothy Bush and wife Lydia Newcomb, was born 28 Jan 1797 in Penfield, Monroe Co NY; and died in 1851 "at sea", en route from California.
Samuel Prescott Bush Samuel Prescott Bush, son of Rev. James Smith Bush and wife Harriet Eleanor Fay, was born 4 Oct 1863 in Brick Church, Orange Co NJ, and died 8 Feb 1948 at University Hospital in Columbus, Franklin Co OH.
Sheldon Prescott Bush Sheldon Prescott Bush, son of Samuel Prescott Bush and wife Flora Sheldon, was born 15 May 1894 in Columbus, Franklin Co OH.
Samuel Herrick Butler Samuel Herrick Butler, son of Rev. Nathaniel Butler and wife Sarah Herrick, was born 12 Feb 1785 in Bennington VT, and died 13 Dec 1851 in Columbus, Franklin Co OH.
Courtland Philip Livingston Butler Courtland Philip Livingston Butler, son of Samuel Herrick Butler and wife Judith Livingston, was born 8 Mar 1813 in Clinton, Oneida Co NY, and died 8 Aug 1891 in Columbus OH.
Levi Pierce Levi Pierce, son of Isaac Pierce and wife Anna Fitch, was born 8 Jun 1797 in Rehoboth MA, and died in 1838, place not known.
Robert Emmett Sheldon Robert Emmett Sheldon, son of Thomas H. Sheldon and wife Martha Uncles, was born 1 Jun 1845 in Tiffin, Seneca Co OH, and died 21 Jan 1917 at 683 East Broad St., Columbus, Franklin Co OH
Thomas H. Sheldon Thomas H. Sheldon, son of Michael Sheldon and wife Mary, was born 12 May 1818 in Providence RI, and died 22 Nov 1854 in Franklin Co OH.
James Worthington Uncles James Worthington Uncles, parents not known, was born 5 Aug 1794 in Bradford, England, and died 25 Jan 1835 in Columbus, Franklin Co OH.

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Family History Help Section

I have given lectures on various genealogical subjects from time to time. Here are some of my notes. Examples given are generally from the State of Ohio. Click on each subject for more information.
Religious Groups in Ohio

Map Terminology

Importance of Newspapers


My Favorite Genealogy Links

Cyndi's List

Cyndi's List is a list of over 75,000 genealogical sites. Check out the subject index.

GenForum

GenForum is a place to put your inquiry on a surname. There are thousands of listings and they stay online for years.

LDS Family Search

Family Search is a good database for ancestral information. Keep in mind that not everything submitted is accurate.

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