Category Archives: Benton County

Returning to John & Lydia Spracklin’s Children: Olive Elizabeth Spracklin Merrifield: Iowa to Nebraska

Daniel D. Spracklin, a son of John and Lydia Spracklin, caused a long diversion on this blog. I shared about his connection to the Keller family with his marriage to Elizabeth Keller a daughter of John and Mary Keller in … Continue reading

Posted in Benton County, Calista Ellen Merrifield and Orrin Cooper, Daniel D. Spracklin & Elizabeth Keller, Henry Spracklin, Humboldt Cemetery, Iowa, Iowa County, John Andrews Spracklin & Drucilla Wolverton Spracklin, John Andrews Spracklin & Lydia Goss, Knox County, Lydia McNutt, Lydia Spracklin, McNutt surname, Merrifield/Merryfield surname, Minnie M. Spracklen & John A. Akers & Orrin Cooper, Nebraska, Olive Elizabeth Spracklin Merrifield, Pawnee County, Richardson County, Samuel McNutt, Table Rock Cemetery, Wm P Merrifield | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

John and Mary Keller’s Children: Elizabeth, Susan & Peter Keller

My third great-grandmother Mary Anne (Delano) Keller has a very well documented lineage to the progenitor of the Delano Family in America, Philip Delano.  I wish I could say that about John Keller her husband. His parentage and origins are … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew J. Keller and Family, Anna May Keller Buckingham and Family, Benton County, Civil War, Crawford County, Daniel D. Spracklin & Elizabeth Keller, Daniel D. Spracklin & Sarah Blacketeer Allgood, Everts or Evertts Surname, Fairview Cemetery, Galion, Harrison and Amarilla (Keller) Barr, Hedding M.E. Cemetery, Jesse C. Keller and Family, Joana Isabella Keller (Belle) and Family, John Keller & Mary Anne Delano, Knox County, Morrow County, Peter and Eliza (Evertts/Everetts) Keller, South Bloomfield, Susan Keller 1832 to 1834 | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Spracklin/len Brothers in Benton Co., Iowa

My goal during my visit to Iowa in 2003 was to learn more about my 2nd great-grandfather Daniel D. Spracklin and his life.  I was having trouble finding any information on him and his children.  I was also eager to … Continue reading

Posted in Amarilla Spracklin, Benton County, Daniel D. Spracklin & Elizabeth Keller, FAMILY SURNAMES MAIN LINE SPRACKLIN or SPRACKLEN Surname, Harrison County, Henry Glancy, Iowa, Iowa County, John Andrews Spracklin & Drucilla Wolverton Spracklin, John Andrews Spracklin & Lydia Goss, John Keller & Mary Anne Delano, Knox County, Louisa Jane Avetts/Avitts, Lydia Spracklin, Mariah Brokaw or Brocaugh, Mary G Spracklin, Olive Elizabeth Spracklin Merrifield, Peter Spracklen, Research Trip to Iowa 2003, Richard Kenner, Solomon Goss Spracklin, Williams surname, Wm P Merrifield, Zaccheus Biggs Patent & A Deed | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment