DECATUR CO, IN (made in 1822 unorg Terr)
lays in SE corner of Indiana
lays next to Franklin, Rush, Shelby, Bartholomew, Jennings, Ripley Co's In
Very Close to Fayette Co
second county from OHIO border
third county from KY border-


SANDRA'S PAGE

BRUCE'S PAGE

CLARK CO, IL

WILLIAM PYLE'S PAGE



Here is what I found in the Original Decatur Co Landowners (these are
the ones that were the original purchasers of land from the US govt.)

Philip Siler  p. 218   4 Mar 1825
Jacob Siler p. 282   13 Nov 1837
John B. Siler p. 283  19 Jan 1837



1830 census=
MOSES SALLY, PAGE 401
PHILIP SILER, PAGE 380


1840 census=
PHILLIPS SILAR, page 230

ALFRED PICKARD, PAGE 2228
JAMES PICKARD, PAGE 228


1850 CENSUS INDEX =
HEMAN SELLERS, PAGE 104 ADAMS TWP
HENRY SILER, PAGE 116 ADAMS TWP
PHILIP SILER, PAGE 115, ADAMS TWP
HENRY SUTTER, PAGE 104, ADAMS TWP


MARRIAGES
SELLERS HEMAN            RICKARD/PICKARD PHILENA M Decatur    05-02-1850
No Others Sellers thru 1850


1850 DECATUR CO, IN census =
HEMAN SELLERS 23 IN (all one house) ADAMS TWN (Indexed as THOMAS SELLERS,looks like HEMAN)
FILENA 16 NY (ck 1870 Crawford Co, Il)
JOHN R/PIKARD 21 NY
VELINA C 16 NY
ALBERT RICKARD 43 NY/KY(kinda written over)
PORTER 18 NY
MARGARET 15 NY
JAMES H. COX 21 KY

HENRY SUTTER 42 OH
RACHEL J. 30 IN
SAMUEL 15 IN
HENRY 13 IN
MARTHA 4 IN
SUSAN E. 3 IN
EZRA? 1m IN

next or close = ISRAEL, STARKS, PHILIPS,ALYIA, STEWART, WHITTON, LONG,
CLINE
Some are here in 1840 also.
ALFRED PICKARD, PAGE 2228
JAMES PICKARD, PAGE 228
NO SELLERS, unless remarried female-
AND/OR Check these boundry counties.
DECATUR CO, IN =
lays in SE corner of Indiana
lays next to Franklin, Rush, Shelby, Bartholomew, Jennings, Ripley Co's In
AND we don't have much posted on these counties - might help if ALL would
send ANY info they have.

9   175  175 SILER          PHILIP         53   M         FARMER         3,000 VA
 10  175  175 SILER          BETSY          51   F PA                            X
 11  175  175 SILER          SALLY          18   F IND
 12  175  175 SILER          REBECCA        15   F IND                     X
 13  175  175 SILER          ANNA           13   F IND                     X
 14  175  175 SILER          ELIZA          10   F IND                     X
 15  175  175 SILER          PHILIP S       22   M         FARMER IND

25  201  201 SILER          HENRY          26   M         FARMER         500 OHIO
 26  201  201 SILER          ROMANGA        22   F KY
 27  201  201 SILER          BARBARA A      4    F IND
 28  201  201 SILER          SARAH G E      2    F IND

37  219  219 SATER          JOHN           36   M         FARMER         750 IND
 38  219  219 SATER          REBECCA        29   F OHIO
 39  219  219 SATER          JEREMIAH       7    M OHIO                    X
 40  219  219 SATER          NANCY          4    F IND                     X
 41  219  219 SATER          LAVINA         6/12 F IND
 42  219  219 DEWESE         SARAH          15   F IND                     X



1860 DECATUR CO, IN CENSUS=
HERMAN SELLERS, 33 OH, PAGE 1041 ADAMS TWP (ck 1870 Crawford Co., Il)
PHELENA 29 NY
NANCY 9 IN
ELLEN 7 IN
LEWIS 5 IN
THOMAS 3 IN

=

FROM GEORGIA
Georgia L. Fletcher [chickfletcher@comcast.net]
1850 Decatur County, Indiana
Adams Township
Page 104B
enumerated 13 September 1850
Heman Sellers, 23, M, farmer, IN
Filena Sellers, 16, F, NY
John Richard, 21, M, carpenter, NY
Velina C. Richard, 16, F, NY
Albert Richard, 45, M, NY
Porter Richard, 18, M, farmer, NY
Margaret Richard, 15, F, NY
James H. Cox, 21, M, KY

1860 Decatur County, Indiana
Adams Township
enumerated 28 July 1860
Page 161
Heman Sellers, 33, M, farming, $110, OH
Phelena Sellers, 29, F, NY
Nancy Sellers, 9, F, IN
Ellen Sellers, 7, F, IN
Lewis Sellers, 5, M, IN
Thomas Sellers, 3, M, IN
H. S. Canton, 21, M, farmer, OH

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CIVIL WAR

 



1870=0
1870 COOK CO, IL = HERMAN SELLERS . HEMAN SELLERS = 1870 CRAWFORD CO, IL

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In 1989 our SELLERS Letter group had a
Louise Wendel, R2,6075 E. Rte36/50, Decatur, Il 62521
who was working on this family- referred to Phylema  Minerva PICHARD as dau of
Albert PICKARD and Azubah HINTON=

HEMAN N. SELLERS born 1-12-1828 Oh: died 9-4-1872 Clark Co,Il
buried Melrose twp,has grave marker
married 5-2-1850 Dec Co,In
PHYLEMA MINERVA PICKARD born 2-9-1833 Madison Co,NY:
died 9-8-1875 Clark Co,Il, buried Melrose twp. She was daughter
of Albert PICKARD born 1807 Madison Co,NY and Azubah HINTON
born 1808 Vt.
CHILDREN;
Nancy Azubah born 10-20-1851 Dec Co,In married John NelsonCARVER
Frances Ellen born 10-26-1853 In,married John Wesley PYLE (ck WM PYLE page)
Lewis Clark born 10-23-1856 In married Elizabeth ADAMS
Thomas Albert born 10-11-1858 In married #1-Lillie B. WHITE,

#2=Fanny McGarney
James Emery born 10-14-1861 In - died very young
Emily born 8-26-1865 In married #1=Frank REED
#2=Marion Francis GIBSON
Simcon/Sinson Amander born 3-7-1867 In married #1=Teresa COTTINGHAM
#2=Mary KILEY
Porter W. born 3-26-1869 In married Frances L. BUCKNER
Mathew Heman born 9-10-1872 Il married Amanda MASKAL



IF anyone knows where these married - Please send info-

1850/60 they appear in Decatur Co, IN=HEMAN SELLERS and HERMAN SELLERS
NO other SELLERS - No other Sellers marriages
HEMAN/HERMAN SELLERS was born ca 1827 IN/ OHIO

1870 COOK CO, IL = HERMAN SELLERS AND 1870 Crawford Co, Il = HEMAN SELLERS
does anyone have this census info - please send

Some PICKARDS from NY are in 1850 CLINTON CO, IN
and also SELLERS - can't place - Not living next door - so may/mayNot be
connected,
marie, iowa



FROM BRUCE
sellers_b@hotmail.com
          thague@payne.wilberforce.edu (Titus Hague)

          The following is information concerning the children of Heman and
Phylema Pickard Sellers and their marriages. This comes from my
research.
     1. Nancy Azubah SELLERS b: 10-20-1851 Dec. Co. IN  d: 08-25-1983 Clark Co. IL
         M: John CARVER in IL

     2. Frances Ellen SELLERS b: 10-26-1853 Dec. Co. IN     d: 10-28-1878 Clark Co. IL
        M: John Wesley PYLE in IL

     3. Lewis Clark SELLERS b: 10-23-1856 In Dec. Co. IN     d: 02-09-1940 in Henry Co. IN
        Moved to Illinois, then back to Indiana
        M. Mary Elizabeth ADAMS 10-12-1887 Warren Co. IN

     4. Thomas Albert SELLERS b: 10-11-1858 Dec. Co. IN   d: 05-029-1931 Henry Co. IN at son's home
         M: Lillie B. WHITE 12- 21-1882 Clark Co. IL

     5. James Emery SELLERS b: 10-14-1861 Dec. Co. IN       d: very young

     6. Emily SELLERS    b: 8-26-1865 Dec. Co. IN      d: 10-15-1942 Vigo Co. IN
         M: Frank Reed : 08-30-1882 Clark Co. IL

     7. Simeon Amander SELLERS b: 03-07-1867 Dec Co. IN    d: 02-03-1944 Tippecanoe Co. IN
        M: Teresa COTTINGHAM : 03-03-1896 Warren Co. IN

     8. Porter W. SELLERS b: 03-26-1869 Decatur Co. IN   d : 11-06-1925 Vigo Co, IN
         M: Florence BUCKNER 09-28-1888 Clark Co. IL

     9. Matthew Heman SELLERS b: 09-10-1872 Clark Co. IL     d: 12-1943 Warren Co. IN
        M: Amanda MASKAL : 1901 Warren Co. IN

     Marie, if you have any questions, I now have an E-mail account. My
address is <sellers_b@hotmail.com>. My mailing address is Bruce Sellers;
P.O. Box 161, Middletown, IN 47356



Marty Wed Aug 20 07:11:28 1997
rusty@oregontrail.net
John GRAY; b. 11 Dec 1759 Augusta Co., VA; d. 5 April 1836 Greensburg, Decatur, IN (Sand Creek Cem.); m. 15 March
1820 Scott Co., KY to Nancy PRITCHARD; b. 1800 VA; d. 21 Jan 1883 Greensburg, Decatur, IN. Children: 1) Ruth Ann
GRAY; b. 17 Feb 1824 Scott Co., KY; d. 11 Dec 1902 Greensburg, IN; m. April 1845 Decatur Co., IN to John
CARROLL. 2) Sarah Jane GRAY; b. 8 March 1826 Decatur Co., IN; d. 10 Oct 1842 Greens- burg, Decatur, IN.
3)Hamilton GRAY; b. 11 March 1828 Decatur Co., IN; d. 3 Aug 1891 Greensburg, Decatur, IN; m. 1 April 1849
Greensburg, IN to America ELDER (d/o William M. ELDER and Sarah SELLARS/SELLERS) b. 24 Nov 1830 Decatur Co.,
IN; d. 27 Dec 1855 Greensburg, Decatur, IN. Children of Hamilton GRAY and America ELDER: 1) Sarah Jane Gray; b. 14
Jan 1850 Decatur Co., IN; d. 30 May 1927 Clarksburg, Decatur, IN; m. 13 June 1869 Jasper Co., IL. to James Wesley
CAUDY 2) Nancy Amanda GRAY; b. 10 Oct 1851 Decatur Co., IN; d. 23 March 1933 Muskogee, Oklahoma; m. 19 Dec
1869 Jasper Co., IL to Oliver EDWARDS. 3) Rosetta GRAY; b. ca 1853 IN 4) unnamed son 5) Ruth Ann GRAY; b. ca
1860 Jasper Co., IL 5) America GRAY; b. ca 1860-1 6) Mary Alice GRAY b. ca 1862-3 Jasper Co., IL; d. 1935; m. 1884
to Caleb A. MARKLAND. Any information on the above/or their descendants would be very much appreciated. Thank
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