Axtell One Name Study
See also
Strite AXTELL's other families: with Martha GIBSON ( -1839) and Mary A. KENT ( -1863)
Strite AXTELL's parents: Amzi AXTELL (1784-1867) and Elizabeth CRATTY ( - )

Family of Strite (Stright) AXTELL and Catherine C. HILL

Husband: Strite (Stright) AXTELL (1815-1879)
Wife: Catherine C. HILL ( -1896)
Children: George Grant AXTELL (1866-1934)
Leroy Everett AXTELL (1868-1884)
Samuel Thomas AXTELL (1871-1935)
Harvey Albert AXTELL (1872- )
Emory F. AXTELL (1875-1895)
Marriage 9 Nov 1865

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: Catherine C. HILL

Name: Catherine C. HILL 1
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth USA
Death 1896 USA

Child 1: George Grant AXTELL

Name: George Grant AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Birth 2 Aug 1866 USA
Death 5 Jan 1934 (age 67) York, York County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Fairbury, Jefferson County, Nebraska, USA

Child 2: Leroy Everett AXTELL

Name: Leroy Everett AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Birth 22 Aug 1868 USA
Death Jan 1884 (age 15) USA

Child 3: Samuel Thomas AXTELL

Name: Samuel Thomas AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Louisa M. ANSLYN (1870- )
Birth 18 Jun 1871 Fairbury, Jefferson County, Nebraska, USA
Death 14 Jun 1935 (age 63) USA

Child 4: Harvey Albert AXTELL

Name: Harvey Albert AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Eva Gertrude HELVEY (1875- )
Birth 7 Oct 1872 near Fairbury, Jefferson County, Nebraska, USA

Child 5: Emory F. AXTELL

Name: Emory F. AXTELL 1
Sex: Male
Birth 7 Oct 1875 USA
Death 1895 (age 19-20) 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



1Daniel Gibson Axtell, "Axb45.ged" (File from www.axtellfamily.org).