Markham of Chesterfield
Ancestors and Descendants of John Markham
1804 - 1884
||28 Feb 1804
||New York, USA
||15 Jul 2018 |
||William Lowe, b. 15 Feb 1782, Northumberland Co, Pennsylvania, USA , d. 2 Dec 1832, Olean Point, Cattaraugus Co, New York, USA |
||Bridget Mathews, b. 26 Dec 1780, Orange Co, New York, USA , d. 30 May 1853, Smithfield, Lincoln Co, Ontario, Canada |
||Joseph Marr, b. 1804, Pennsylvania, USA , d. 27 Jun 1881, Lewisburg, Union Co, Pennsylvania, USA |
- 1860 Census of St Louis county Missouri; Carondelet
Joseph Man [Marr]; 56 (1804) Pennsylvania; presbyterian minister
Catharine Man [Marr] 56 (1804) New York
Joseph A Man [Marr]; 26 (1834) Pennsylvania
James Marr; 22 (1838) Canada
Josephine Marr; 17 (1843) Canada
Angeline Marr; 15 (1845) Canada
Margaret Reynolds; 17 (1843) Pennsylvania
Catherine Julia Lowe was first married to Cornelius Adrian VanSlyck, and they were the parents of three identified children - Anna VanSlyck; Cornelius Adrian VanSlyck (married Diantha Hannah Dewitt); and Sarah Ann VanSlyck (married Walter Graham). Catherine J Lowe secondly married Joseph Marr, and they were the parents of four identified children - James Sanderson Marr (Katie Knight); Mary Elizabeth Marr (married Frank Kellerman); Julia Josephine Marr (married Cornelius McCarthy O'Donovan and Gustav Breaux); and Elsie Angeline Bedell Marr (married Harry W Knight).
Rev Joseph Marr, his oldest son, became a useful and honored Presbyterian minister. He was born March 14, l806, and entered Princeton Theological Seminary in 1832. Ordained 1835. After 40 years of service, as a minister in Williamsport, Pa, Buffalo, NY, Northumberland, Pr Berwick, Pa, etc., he died at the home of his daughter, Harriet, wife of General Irwin Gregg, at Lewisburg, Pa. He was thrice married, and had 10 children, and many descendents. A daughter, by his third wife, Josephine [Catherine Lowe?], became the wife, first of Cornelius O'Donovan, of Philadelphia, and, second, of Gustav A. Breaux, of New Orleans. Both husbands were members of the legislatures of their respective states. Col. Breaux was an officer in the Confederate service. Descendents of Rev. Joseph Marr live in Kansas, Missouri, and South Carolina, as well as Pennsylvania.
[source] The Frampton Family: With Especial Reference to William Frampton, Register General, Province of Pennsylvania, 1686, and His Descendants; John Spratt Wrightnour, 1916.
Deaths - Rev Joseph Marr at Lewisburg, Pa, June 27th, 1881, in the 76th year of his age.
[source] Presbyterian Monthly Record of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America, Volume 32, 1881.
The Needham Family website gives an excellent account of the family and descendants of Bridget Mathews and William Lowe. Don't miss it!
Needham Family Website
Notes for Catherine J Lowe; compiled by Pamela Hutchison Garrett, 2018; for Markham of Chesterfield website.