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Axtell One Name Study
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Strite AXTELL's other families: with Martha GIBSON ( -1839) and Catherine C. HILL ( -1896)
Strite AXTELL's parents: Amzi AXTELL (1784-1867) and Elizabeth CRATTY ( - )

Family of Strite (Stright) AXTELL and Mary A. KENT

Husband: Strite (Stright) AXTELL (1815-1879)
Wife: Mary A. KENT ( -1863)
Children: Martha AXTELL (1841-1842)
James A. AXTELL (1842-1854)
Robert AXTELL (1844-1899)
Daniel AXTELL (1846-1914)
Jane AXTELL (1848-1865)
Joseph Strite AXTELL (1851- )
William B. AXTELL (1854-1872)
Marriage 25 Mar 1841

Husband: Strite (Stright) AXTELL

Name: Strite (Stright) AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Father: Amzi AXTELL (1784-1867)
Mother: Elizabeth CRATTY ( - )
Birth 18 Feb 1815 Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 12 Apr 1879 (age 64) USA

Wife: Mary A. KENT

Name: Mary A. KENT 1
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth USA
Death 8 Apr 1863 USA

Child 1: Martha AXTELL

Name: Martha AXTELL 1
Sex: Female
Birth 24 Dec 1841 USA
Death 1842 (age 0-1) USA

Child 2: James A. AXTELL

Name: James A. AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Birth 27 Nov 1842 USA
Death 22 Oct 1854 (age 11) USA

Child 3: Robert AXTELL

Name: Robert AXTELL 1,2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Sarah Ann SHAFER ( - )
Birth 29 Nov 1844 Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 26 May 1899 (age 54) USA

Child 4: Daniel AXTELL

Name: Daniel AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Hester D. HOWARD ( -1915)
Birth 29 May 1846 Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 1914 (age 67-68) USA

Child 5: Jane AXTELL

Name: Jane AXTELL 1
Sex: Female
Birth 16 Dec 1848 USA
Death 1865 (age 16-17) USA

Child 6: Joseph Strite AXTELL

Name: Joseph Strite AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Alice Amelia BUTTERFIELD ( - )
Birth 6 Oct 1851 Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA

Child 7: William B. AXTELL

Name: William B. AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Birth 10 May 1854 USA
Death 4 Nov 1872 (age 18) USA

Note on Husband: Strite (Stright) AXTELL

b. Feb. 18, 1815 in Mercer Co., Pa., where he lived until 1840, he then moved

to Trumble Co., Ohio, and in 1850 to Athens Co., Ohio. On Jan. 4, 1838 he

married Martha Gibson in Mercer Co., Pa., she died Sept. 10, 1839. On March

25, 1841 he married (2) Mary A. Boyd (Kent), she died April 8, 1863; on Nov.

9, 1865 he married (3) Catherine C. Hill. In 1869 he moved from Athens Co.,

Ohio, to Fairbury, Nebr. Here he homesteaded 160 acres of land and proved up

on 160 acres of school land five miles north of Fairbury, on which he built a

"Dug-out" where he lived for some time, and where two of his sons were born.

A third son was born in a building that later became a granary. In 1875 he

built a seven room house. He was a man of strong Christian character, and

sometimes engaged in the ministry. He died April 12, 1879? Catherine died in

1896.

Sources

1Daniel Gibson Axtell, "Axb45.ged" (File from www.axtellfamily.org).
2"Texas Deaths 1890-1976 (George Albert Axtell)".
Family Search. Web: www.familysearch.org.