Family:Widney, Samuel Linn (1839-1926)
Samuel Linn4 Widney (John Patterson3, John2, James1), son of John Patterson3 and Jane (Linn) Widney, was born 26 Jun 1839, Newville Twp., IN, and died Mar 1926. He was buried in Riverside Cemetery, St. Joe, IN.
He married, 1 Jan 1860, DeKalb Co., IN, Mary A. Moore, daughter of James and Ellen (-----) Moore. She was born Sep 1837, Richland Co., OH, and died 20 Oct 1905, DeKalb Co., IN. She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, St. Joe, IN.
Children of Samuel Linn4 and Mary A. (Moore) Widney:
i. Marion5 Widney, b. 1861, IN; d. 1861. ii. Byron E. Widney, b. 30 Mar 1862, IN; d. 1943; bur. Riverside Cemetery, St. Joe, IN; m. 27 Jan 1884, Auburn, IN, Martha Rosetta Sechler, b. 17 Sep 1862, d. 1930, dau. of Levi and Mary Barbara (Kistler) Sechler; bur. Riverside Cemetery, St. Joe, IN. iii. Viola Jane Widney, b. 7 Jul 1866, IN; d. 29 Jan 1933; bur. Riverside Cemetery, St. Joe, IN; m. 9 Oct 1895, DeKalb Co., IN, David Luther Carpenter. iv. Otto Linn Widney, b. 7 Sep 1873, St. Joe's, IN; d. 5 Dec 1934, Hicksville Village, Defiance Co., OH; bur. Forest Home Cemetery, Hicksville, OH; m. A. Bernice Vandegrift, b. 1874, d. 1947; bur. Forest Home Cemetery, Hicksville, OH. v. Iva May Widney, b. 1878, IN; d. 7 Oct 1905, aged 27 years; bur. Riverside Cemetery, St. Joe, IN; m. Clarence S. Hart, b. 1873, d. 1955; bur. Riverside Cemetery, St. Joe, IN.
22 22 Widney, Samuel F. 31 M W Farmer $6000 $500 Ind. Male citizen over 21 Mary A. 33 F W Keeping house Ohio Byran 8 M W Ind. Viola J. 4 F W Ind.
Samuel WIDNEY 40 Self M M W IN Farmer PA PA Mary A. WIDNEY 42 Wife F M W OH Keeping House OH PA Byron E. WIDNEY 18 Son M S W IN Farming IN OH Viola J. WIDNEY 13 Dau F S W IN At School IN OH Otto L. WIDNEY 7 Son M - W IN At School IN OH Iva M. WIDNEY 1 Dau F - W IN IN OH
74 74 Widney, Samuel L. Head W M Jun 1839 60 mar40 Indiana Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Farming, Owns free farm Widney, Mary A. Wife W F Sep 1837 62 amr40 5ch 4liv Ohio Ohio Pennsylvania
203 203 Widney, Byron Head W M Mar 1862 38 mar 16 Indiana Indiana Indiana Farming, Rents farm -----, Rosa Wife W F Sep 1862 37 mar 16 1ch 1liv Indiana Pennsylvania Pennsylvania -----, Edith Dau W F Apr 1884 16 sgl Indiana Indiana Indiana At school
- 1910, Concord, DeKalb Co., IN, p. 13A: Byron E. Widney, Head, M, 48, Indiana; Marthie R. Widney, Wife, F, 48, Indiana; Samuel L. Widney, Father, M, 70, Indiana; Susan Sechler, Sister-in-law, F, 53, Indiana; James Gloy, Son, M, 16, Indiana.
- Census records.