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Subject: Re: [RIGGS] Mary Riggs, Jacob Plants, 1850 Penna.
Date: Sun, 20 Jan 2008 08:32:22 EST
In a message dated 1/19/2008 10:40:20 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> Jacob's father was Maxwell William Plants born 7-1821 in Washington Co.,
> PA, died about 1912 in Greene Co., PA, buried at Sand Hill Cemetery in
> Springhill Twsp., Greene Co., PA. Maxwell was the youngest son of
> Christian and Catherine Haines Plants and per family stories he was
> raised by my descendant, the oldest son, Leonard Plants.
ok now we are getting somewhere, but I have his dob as April not July, who
was Elizabeth married to first, Mister Clouse? and in census records Jacob;s
middle initial is M. but it does say July for dob.
Greene County, PA 1900 Springhill Dist. 101
MAXWELL? Plants age 79 born PA July 1821 F: PA M: PA farmer Married??
years Looks like either 11 or 17.
Missouri age 69 born WV/?/1839 F: PA M: PA 7
children / 4 children living
Jacob M. son age 22 born WV/Aug/1877 F: PA M: WV
Greene County, PA 1910 Springhill Dist. 119
MISSOURI Plants age 70 born US F:US M: US Widow
M. Jacob son age 25 born WV F:WV M:US Railroad Watchman
Descendants of Maxwell William Plants
1  Maxwell William PLANTS b: 1820 in Washington Co., PA d:
1912 in Greene Co., PA
.. +Elizabeth SCOTT b: 15 May 1811 in Pennsylvania m: Abt. 1843 in
Pennsylvania d: 19 May 1888
2 George PLANTS b: 1843 in Aleppo Twp, Greene Co., PA
2 Rebecca Jane PLANTS b: 11 October 1845 in Parkersburg, VA d:
.... +Peter RIGGS b: 13 August 1840 in Knob Run, Greene Co., PA
m: 12 April 1863 in Greene Co., PA d: 1913 in Moundsville, Marshall Co., WV
2 Sarah PLANTS b: 1847
2 Jacob PLANTS b: April 1850 in Greene Co., PA
.... +Mary RIGGS b: 1861 in Greene Co., PA
2 Caroline PLANTS b: Abt. 1852
2 William M PLANTS b: 1855 in Pennsylvania
.... +Lydia UNKNOWN b: August 1862 in Pennsylvania
*2nd Wife of  Maxwell William PLANTS:
.. +Missouri UNKNOWN b: 1839 in Virginia m: Aft. 1883
Thanks for writing,
Sandy in Florida
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