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*John Wesley Kiger

Male 1866 - 1944  (78 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  *John Wesley Kiger was born on 16 Mar 1866 in Vermillion County, Indiana (son of *Return Kiger and Mary Agnes Burnett Bennett); died on 27 Aug 1944 in 78 Years Old; Veedersburg, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Aug 1944 in Bonebrake Cemetery, Fountain County, Indiana.

    *John married *Ida Ann Delp on 24 Dec 1890 in Parke County, Indiana; Book 9, Page 110. *Ida (daughter of *Urial C. Delp and *Nancy Clore) was born on 27 Mar 1873 in Marshall, Parke County, Indiana; died on 3 Dec 1933 in Veedersburg, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Dec 1933 in Bonebrake Cemetery, Fountain County, Indiana. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. *Beaulah Bulah Ellen Kiger was born on 18 Jun 1892 in Parke County, Indiana; died on 3 Mar 1977 in Veedersburg, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Mar 1977 in Rockfield Cemetery.
    2. Laura Jane Kiger was born in Oct 1894 in Parke County, Indiana; died in 1985 in Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana; was buried in 1985 in Bonebrake Cemetery, Fountain County, Indiana.
    3. William Mckinley Biddle Kiger was born on 8 Aug 1901 in Adopted; Marshall, Parke County, Indiana; died on 20 Mar 1960 in Danville, Vermilion Co., Illinois, USA; was buried in Mar 1960 in Bonebrake Cemetery, Fountain County, Indiana.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  *Return Kiger was born on 16 Apr 1843 in Fountain County, Indiana (son of *James Giger Geiger Kiger and *Susannah Rector Richter); died on 19 Dec 1895 in Vermillion County, Indiana; was buried in Dec 1895 in Helts Prairie Cemetery, Indiana.

    *Return married Mary Agnes Burnett Bennett on 3 Mar 1864 in Parke County, Indiana. Mary (daughter of Solomon Burnett Bennett and Lavinia Rector) was born on 30 Sep 1845 in Indiana; Ohio; died on 1 Jul 1935 in Near Cayuga, Vermillion County, Indiana; was buried in Jul 1935 in Eugene Cemetery; Unmarked Grave; Indiana. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mary Agnes Burnett Bennett was born on 30 Sep 1845 in Indiana; Ohio (daughter of Solomon Burnett Bennett and Lavinia Rector); died on 1 Jul 1935 in Near Cayuga, Vermillion County, Indiana; was buried in Jul 1935 in Eugene Cemetery; Unmarked Grave; Indiana.
    Children:
    1. 1. *John Wesley Kiger was born on 16 Mar 1866 in Vermillion County, Indiana; died on 27 Aug 1944 in 78 Years Old; Veedersburg, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Aug 1944 in Bonebrake Cemetery, Fountain County, Indiana.
    2. George L. Kiger was born on 26 Aug 1869 in Vermillion County, Indiana; died on 9 Jan 1950 in Vermillion County, Indiana.
    3. Rachel Isabel Kiger was born on 20 Mar 1872 in Indiana.
    4. Della Catherine Kiger was born in Sep 1888 in Vermillion County, Indiana; died in 1965 in Vermillion County, Indiana.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  *James Giger Geiger Kiger was born in 1812.

    *James married *Susannah Rector Richter on 9 Jun 1833 in Jefferson County, Kentucky. *Susannah (daughter of Nathaniel Richter and *Elizabeth Sparks) was born in 1812 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; died on 10 Sep 1852 in 40 Years Old, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Sep 1852 in Harveysburg Cemetery, Row 2, Harveysburg, Indiana. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  *Susannah Rector Richter was born in 1812 in Bullitt County, Kentucky (daughter of Nathaniel Richter and *Elizabeth Sparks); died on 10 Sep 1852 in 40 Years Old, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Sep 1852 in Harveysburg Cemetery, Row 2, Harveysburg, Indiana.
    Children:
    1. *John M. Kiger was born in Oct 1837 in Indiana; died after 1900.
    2. Margaret J. Kiger was born in 1841 in Indiana.
    3. 2. *Return Kiger was born on 16 Apr 1843 in Fountain County, Indiana; died on 19 Dec 1895 in Vermillion County, Indiana; was buried in Dec 1895 in Helts Prairie Cemetery, Indiana.
    4. Caroline Kiger was born in 1845 in Indiana.
    5. Catherine Kiger was born in 1846 in Indiana.
    6. Mary A. Kiger was born in 1849 in Indiana; died in 1902 in Vermillion County, Indiana; was buried in 1902 in Indiana.

  3. 6.  Solomon Burnett Bennett

    Solomon married Lavinia Rector on 22 Mar 1849 in Fountain County, Indiana. Lavinia (daughter of Thomas Nathaniel Richtor Rector and Rachel Daugherty O'doherty) was born in 1832 in Bullitt County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Lavinia Rector was born in 1832 in Bullitt County, Kentucky (daughter of Thomas Nathaniel Richtor Rector and Rachel Daugherty O'doherty).
    Children:
    1. 3. Mary Agnes Burnett Bennett was born on 30 Sep 1845 in Indiana; Ohio; died on 1 Jul 1935 in Near Cayuga, Vermillion County, Indiana; was buried in Jul 1935 in Eugene Cemetery; Unmarked Grave; Indiana.


Generation: 4

  1. 10.  Nathaniel Richter was born on 8 Oct 1761 in Northampton County, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (son of **John Christian Richter and Charlotte Sophia Eisen Eyse Eis); died between 1852 and 1860 in Fulton, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried after 1852 in Old Wolf Creek Cemetery, Parke County, Indiana, South Of Wallace, Indiana..

    Nathaniel married *Elizabeth Sparks on 16 Sep 1804 in Jefferson County, Kentucky. *Elizabeth (daughter of *James Sparks and Catherine Caty) was born in 1785 in Jefferson County, Kentucky; died about 1850 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; was buried about 1850 in Bullitt County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  2. 11.  *Elizabeth Sparks was born in 1785 in Jefferson County, Kentucky (daughter of *James Sparks and Catherine Caty); died about 1850 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; was buried about 1850 in Bullitt County, Kentucky.
    Children:
    1. Sarah Sally Rector was born in 1806 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; died after 1865 in Claremont, Richland County, Illinois; was buried after 1865 in Claremont, Richland County, Illinois.
    2. Thomas Nathaniel Richtor Rector was born in 1808 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; died on 16 May 1882 in 74 Yrs Old; Woody's Corner, Parke County, Indiana; was buried in May 1882 in Fountain County, Indiana.
    3. Charlotte Rector was born in 1810 in Bullitt County, Kentucky.
    4. 5. *Susannah Rector Richter was born in 1812 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; died on 10 Sep 1852 in 40 Years Old, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Sep 1852 in Harveysburg Cemetery, Row 2, Harveysburg, Indiana.
    5. James R. Richter Rector was born in 1815 in Bullitt County, Kentucky.
    6. William H. Rector was born in 1817 in Bullitt County, Kentucky.
    7. Margaret America Rector was born in 1822 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; died between 1860 and 1868 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; was buried between 1860 and 1868 in Bullitt County, Kentucky.
    8. John Wesley Rector was born in 1825 in Bullitt County, Kentucky.

  3. 14.  Thomas Nathaniel Richtor Rector was born in 1808 in Bullitt County, Kentucky (son of Nathaniel Richter and *Elizabeth Sparks); died on 16 May 1882 in 74 Yrs Old; Woody's Corner, Parke County, Indiana; was buried in May 1882 in Fountain County, Indiana.

    Thomas married Rachel Daugherty O'doherty on 24 Sep 1829 in Bullitt County, Kentucky. Rachel (daughter of Edward O'doherty and Wife) was born in 1807 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; died after 1870 in Fountain County, Indiana; was buried after 1870 in Fountain County, Indiana. [Group Sheet]


  4. 15.  Rachel Daugherty O'doherty was born in 1807 in Bullitt County, Kentucky (daughter of Edward O'doherty and Wife); died after 1870 in Fountain County, Indiana; was buried after 1870 in Fountain County, Indiana.
    Children:
    1. Henry Harvey Rector was born in in Fountain County, Indiana; died in in died young.
    2. Nancy Rector was born in 1830 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; died on 11 Apr 1880 in Near Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Apr 1880 in Harveysburg Cemetery A Few Miles North Of The Village Of Kingman, Harveysburg, Indiana.
    3. James Elgin Rector was born between 1830 and 1831 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; died on 15 Apr 1888 in Logan Township, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Apr 1888 in Fountain County, Indiana.
    4. 7. Lavinia Rector was born in 1832 in Bullitt County, Kentucky.
    5. Charlotte Rector was born between 1836 and 1837 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; died on 12 Dec 1919 in Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in Dec 1919 in Fountain County, Indiana.
    6. *John Thomas Richter Rector was born on 29 May 1837 in Butler, Kentucky; died on 12 Dec 1919 in Indiana; was buried in Dec 1919 in Indiana.
    7. Mary Elizabeth Rector was born in 1839 in Bullitt County, Kentucky.
    8. *Irena Rector was born in 1846 in Twin To Ira; Fountain County, Indiana; died on 19 Apr 1915 in 70 Years Old; Attica, Indiana; was buried in Apr 1915 in Indiana.
    9. Ira Rector was born in 1846 in Twin To Irena; Fountain County, Indiana; died in 1846 in Died At Birth; Fountain County, Indiana; was buried in 1846 in Fountain County, Indiana.
    10. **William Henry Rector was born on 15 Aug 1850 in Harveysburg, Fountain County, Indiana; died on 11 Nov 1926 in 76 Years Old, Jackson Township, Fountain County, Indiana Per Record Of Death, Attica, Indiana Health Department; H-25, Pg. No. 109.; was buried on 13 Nov 1926 in Kingman Undertakers Co., Wolf Creek Cemetery, Grange Corner, Near Wallace, Indiana, Along The Fence Row With No Stone, Owned Plot #20, Howard Twp., Parke County, Indiana. See Sparks Family History #168..
    11. Solomon Rector was born on 20 Aug 1852 in Fountain County, Indiana; died about 1853 in 1 Year 6 Months Old, Fountain County, Indiana; was buried about 1853 in Harvesburg Cemetery, Harvesburg, Indiana.
    12. Margaret America Rector was born in 1853 in Fountain County, Indiana; died in in Kingman, Indiana; was buried in Kingman, Indiana.