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William B. Ours of Gallia County, Ohio

William B. Ours of Gallia County, Ohio

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William B. Ours the eldest son of John Ours and Mary Bonnett left Meigs County with his wife Rebecca Sully ( married 27 May 1847) and settled in Gallia County, Ohio.

They had eight children:
1. Sara J. Ours Not married
2. Mary E. Ours m. Edward Johnson
3. Poe B. Ours m. Lydia M. White
4 John Gilbert Ours m. (1) Elizabeth Johnson, (2) Emma Lizzie Moodispaugh
5. James M. Ours m. Julia White - he is
also called JM, Jay, and Jehu
6. Charles Edward m. Nancy Ada McGuire
7. Martha M. Ours m. Jeremiah W. Lambert
8. Olive Ours m. John P. Lambert

If you are interested and can send me more information about these people please e-mail it to me. I live in Salem, Virginia


Randy Moodispaugh (View posts)
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My GGrandfather Winson Moodispaugh was born in Galia County Ohio 1855 and my Grandfather was born in Galia County Ohio 1883.


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my grandmother as emma e. moodiespaugh married to john gilbert ours


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randy, hi would your gfather be joseph moodiespaugh, i researching my grand mother emma e. moodiespaugh ours, any info would be appreicated you can reach me at

Ours...Son of John and Mary Bonnett Ours

hcott (View posts)
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I am a descendent of Lewis A. Ours that is a son of John and Mary. Lewis, born in Jackson Co, W.Va. left Meigs county and finally settled in Five Points Pickaway Co after living in Gallia Co. I would love to share information. You live in Va and I live in Oh. I only have 3 months to complete my research in Oh before I move again.

I never heard of William being a child of John Mary. I have
1. James Ours.
2. Harry (Henry) Ours.
3. Lewis A. OUrs. (My line.)
4. Matilda Ours.
5. Jehu Ours.
6. John Samuel Ours.
7. Nicholas OUrs.

I have the following note in my research regards William Ours.

Is William Ours any relationship to our line? 9/15/00 Appears to be.
William Ours married 5/24/1847 in Meigs Co, Oh to a Rebecca Seely.

John, the father:
John was a Pvt, Co. E, 4 Wva, Infantry. Lebanon Township, Spiller. Published by Meigs Co Genealogical Society, 1987. By Ashley, June.

Hope to hear from you at I am not a member of I was trying it out over the free holiday period.

"Cousin" Helen in Ohio

John and Mary Bonnett Ours

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John and mary had the following children:

1. William B.
2. Marion
3. Sarah
4. George W.
5. James W.
6. Lewis A.
7. Henry
8. Matilda
9. Jehu
10. John Samuel
11. Nicholas
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