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1843 On 14 September, Christopher W Page and Eliza Jane Armacost were married in Clermont County, Ohio by James B Simmons, justice of the peace. [1]

1847-8 Son Jerome D Page died 21 Nov 1847 [2] and daughter Sarah Ellen Page died 29 Nov 1848 [3]. Both were children of Christopher Page and were buried in Laurel Cemetery in Clermont County, Ohio.

1848 [CW] Christopher William Page was a teacher in Clermont County, Ohio and attended the first meeting of the Clermont County Teacher's Institute. He was elected president of the institute in 1849. [4][5]

1850 [CW] Christopher William Page conducted a recitation at the first regular meeting of of the Clermont County Teacher's Institute.

1856 The Golden Rule Lodge No. 313 I.O.O.F was started in Nicholsville, Ohio in December of 1856. Thomas Page, John Page, and C.W. Page were later members. [6]

1857 CW [Christopher William] Page owned 160 acres in section 34 of Missinawa Twp, Darke County, Ohio facing on Pages Road. Nearby in section 33 was land of the D. Light heirs and of WW Hartman. [7]

1857 C W Page was Justice of the Peace in Mississinewa, Darke County, Ohio. [8]

1860 CW Page (age 37) and Eliza J Page (age 36) lived in Missinawa Twp, Darke County, Ohio with children Charles C Page (age 13), Frank Page (age 11), Rachel Page (age 6), and twins Martha A Page and Mary E Page (age 2). CW was a farmer with estate valued at $2000. All were born in Ohio. [9]

1864 Christopher W Page was elected as the county surveyor in Clermont County, Ohio, as a Republican. [10][11]

1867 [CW] Christopher William Page was the county surveyor and was superintendant and engineer for ten tunpikes that were built in the Clermont County area. [12]

1870 Christopher Page (age 47), surveyor, and Eliza J Page (age 46) lived in Williamsburg post office, Tate Twp, Clermont County, Ohio with 5 children; Charles C Page (age 21) school teacher, Francis Page (age 19), Rachel A Page (age 16), and twins Mary E Page (age 12) and Martha A Page (age 12). [13]

1873 CW Page was a member of Point Isabel Lodge No. 555. [14]

1880 Christopher Page (age 58), a farmer, and Eliza J Page (age 56) lived in Tate Twp, Clermont County, Ohio with David Grissom (age 22), Emma Page (age 28) (daughter-in-law) and Earnest E Page, grand-son (age 6). [15]

1885 Christopher and Eliza Page lived in Salt Air, Ohio Nov 11, 1885 - Letter to Joseph R (Jr) and Mariah Evalin Armacost Dole in Fairfield, Iowa. (original not seen).

1890 On 3 September, Christopher W Page, husband of Elizabeth, died at age about 68 of heart failure and was buried at Laurel Cemetery, Clermont County, Ohio [16][17]. The estate of C.W. Page was dated 13 September in Clermont County. Joseph H Barkley filed letters of administration at the death of C.W. Page naming children Charles C, Rachel Swope, Martha A ?, and Mary E Barkley. Son Frank, not heard from in 16 years was presumed dead. Widow Eliza J Page and Joseph Barkley were named administrators. [18][19]

1900 Eliza Page (age 76) lived with daughter Rachel A Swope (age 46) and son-in-law O M Swope (age 55) in Clermont County, Ohio. She was born April 1824. She was a mother of 7 and 5 children were surviving. [20]

1902 Widow Eliza Jane Page, born in Laurel, died 6 June 1902 in Salt Air, Clermont County, Ohio of a heart attack at age 78 years, 1 month, 16 days [21][22]. Eliza J Page, wife of C.W., born 22 April 1822 and died 11 June 1902, was buried at Laurel Cemetery, Clermont County, Ohio. [23] Her will was recorded in Clermont County will X-55 [24]


Footnotes:

[1] FamilySearch.org, citing GS film 327560, image 188, of Clermont County, Ohio marriages, 3-341, [FamilySearch_Record].

[2] Find A Grave Memorial 9800985, [Find_A_Grave].

[3] Find A Grave Memorial 9800981, [Find_A_Grave].

[4] J. L. Rockey and R. J. Bancroft, 1795 History of Clermont County, Ohio, with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers (Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts & Co, 1880), 168, [HathiTrust].

[5] J. L. Rockey and R. J. Bancroft, 1795 History of Clermont County, Ohio, with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers (Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts & Co, 1880), 264, [HathiTrust].

[6] J. L. Rockey and R. J. Bancroft, 1795 History of Clermont County, Ohio, with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers (Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts & Co, 1880), 390, [HathiTrust].

[7] John Hill, Map of Clermont County Ohio (Williams and Dorr, 1857), [Library_Congress].

[8] C. S. Williams, Williams' Ohio state register and business mirror, for 1857: First issue (Cincinnati, 1857), 61, [Google_Book].

[9] US census, 1860, Reel 956, Image 588, family 332, [Internet_Archive].

[10] J. L. Rockey and R. J. Bancroft, 1795 History of Clermont County, Ohio, with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers (Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts & Co, 1880), 73, [HathiTrust].

[11] J. L. Rockey and R. J. Bancroft, 1795 History of Clermont County, Ohio, with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers (Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts & Co, 1880), 128, [HathiTrust].

[12] J. L. Rockey and R. J. Bancroft, 1795 History of Clermont County, Ohio, with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers (Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts & Co, 1880), 89, [HathiTrust].

[13] FamilySearch.org, US census, 1870, [FamilySearch_Record].

[14] J. L. Rockey and R. J. Bancroft, 1795 History of Clermont County, Ohio, with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers (Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts & Co, 1880), 374, [HathiTrust].

[15] FamilySearch.org, US census, 1880, [FamilySearch_Record].

[16] Robert D. Craig, Clermont County Ohio Cemetery Inscriptions (1967), 15, [Google_Book].

[17] FamilySearch.org, citing GS film 327597 of Ohio deaths, reports name as Charles W Page, [FamilySearch_Record].

[18] Newspaper, Clermont Sun Newspaper, 10 Sept 1890.

[19] Clermont County Ohio, Index of Administrators Vol 1, page 255, [FamilySearch_Image].

[20] FamilySearch.org, US census, 1900, [FamilySearch_Record].

[21] FamilySearch.org, citing GS film 327597 of Ohio deaths, [FamilySearch_Record].

[22] Virginia Lipps and Grace Hirschauer, Index to Wills (1800-1915) of Clermont County, Ohio (1966), 23, Ohio, Clermont County Will X-55, 1902.

[23] Robert D. Craig, Clermont County Ohio Cemetery Inscriptions (1967), 15, [Google_Book].

[24] Clermont County, Ohio will index, [FamilySearch_Image].


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