+-- William Hancher | +-- John Hancher --------+ | 1796-1853 | | +-- Ann Dunn | c1756-? Barney Orrick Hancher ---+ B: 1831 | D: 1911 | +-- Nancy Ann O'Rourke 1807-1882 M: Margaret Ellen Thomas +-- John Henry Hancher, 1867-? +-- Susanna Hancher, +-- Alva G. Hancher, 1872-1924 +-- Frank Wesley Hancher, 1876-1952
|Barney Orrick Hancher     [ID 09374]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
(Barney Orrick Hancher)a,b,59,c    (Barney Henshaw)d
Born Feb 8 1831, Harrison County, Ohio.a,59,d,c
Barney was shown in the 1860 census (Jul 26 1860), Ohio Township, Bureau County, Illinois, living in the household of his sister Julia:e
He married Margaret Ellen Thomas, 1862.a    (Margaret Ellenor Thomas)59    (Margaret Ellinor Thomas)78    (Ellen Thomas)h    Margaret, daughter of Henry "Yancy" Thomas & Susannah Bayliff, was born Mar 9 1842, near Xenia, Greene County, Ohio.58,i,j,c
In 1863 Barney, along with his brother-in-law Jerry Young, moved to Iowa, wintering at McKnight's Pointh (Davis County, Iowa).    In May of 1864, Barney turned the first furrow in Powhatan Township, Pocahontas County, Iowa.k,l    He served as one of the first judges at the first election in Powhatan and later three years as a trustee.l
Barney and family were shown in the 1895 Iowa State Census, Clinton Township, Pocahontas County, Iowa:m
Margaret died 1918, buried Powhatan Township Cemetery, Plover, Pocahontas County, Iowa.c
Photo: Barney Orrick Hancher family n
58. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Ohio.
59. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Iowa.
78. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) computerized Ancestral File.
(a) Contribution from Larry Hancher.
(b) 1860 census index, Illinois.
(c) Iowa Cemetery Records. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000.
(d) 1850 census, 2nd District, Campbell County, Kentucky, roll 195, pg 109, family #562.
(e) 1860 census, Ohio Township, Bureau County, Illinois; page 491, line #22, dwelling #3370, family #3412.
(f) 1860 census, Ohio Township, Bureau County, Illinois; page 493, line #31, dwelling #3385, family #3427.
(g) 1860 census, Ohio Township, Bureau County, Illinois; page 493, line #19, dwelling #3382, family #3424.
(h) Obituary of Abel Hicks Hancher.
(i) LDS "Pedigree Resource File".
(j) 1850 census, Silver Creek Township, Greene County, Ohio; roll M432-683, page 411, line #38, dwelling #862, family #862.
(k) Obituary of Charles Everett Hancher.
(l) "Leading Citizens of Plover and Powhatan Twp."; USGenWeb Archives:
(m) 1895 Iowa State Census, Clinton Township, Pocahontas County, Iowa; page 16, line #60, dwelling #85, family #90; USGenWeb Archives:
(n) Photo courtesy of Tom Miller () and Elaine Koehn.
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