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John A.  COURTNEY

John A. COURTNEY

Male 1839 - 1914  (75 years)

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  • Name John A. COURTNEY  [1, 2, 3
    Born 17 Apr 1839  , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    • Age under 5, 1840 census, c.1835-1840
      Age 11, 1850 census, c.1839, IN
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1840  Vevay, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buford Courtney household 
    • Buford Courtney household
      2 males under 5 [Edward T., age 3 & John A., age 1]
      1 male 20 thru 29 [Buford, age 29]
      1 female 30 thru 29 [Almira, age 27]
      1 person in agriculture
    1840 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1840 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Switzerland Co. - Buford Courtney
    Census 15 Aug 1850  Pleasant Twp., Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Bluford Courtney household 
    • John A. Courtney, age 11, male, born Indiana, attended school within year.
    1850 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1850 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Switzerland Co. - Bluford Courtney
    Census 25 Jun 1860  Ward Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Bufert Courtney household 
    • John Courtney, age 21, male, born Indiana.
    1860 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1860 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - Bufort Courtney
    Census 28 Jul 1870  Ward Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    John Courtney household 
    • Courtney, John, age 31, male, white, farmer, real estate $1900, personal estate $200, born Indiana, U.S. citizen.
    1870 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1870 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - John Courtney
    Census 8 Jun 1880  Ward Twp., Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    John A. Courtney household 
    • Courtney, John A., white, male, age 41, married, farmer, unemployed 5 months, cannot write, born Indiana, father born Kentucky, mother born New York.
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Randolph Co. - John A. Courtney
    Residence 30 Apr 1900  Portland, Jay, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    North Western Avenue 
    Informant 30 May 1900  Portland, Jay, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Informant on death certificate of Almira (Thurber) Courtney, his mother 
    Death Certificate - Alexander
    Death Certificate - Alexander
    Almira Courtney, 1900
    Census 7 Jun 1900  Portland, Jay, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    John A. Courtney household 
    • Courtney, John A., head, white, male, born April 1839, age 61, widower, born Indiana, father born Kentucky, mother born New York, able to read and write, speaks English, rents house, living on West North Street.
    1900 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1900 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Jay Co. - John A. Courtney
    Census 27 Apr 1910  Dunkirk, Blackford, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Mose Houtz household 
    • Courtney, John, father-in-law, male, white, age 71, widowed, born Indiana, father born not known, mother born New York, speaks English, able to read and write.
    1910 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1910 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Blackford Co. - Mose Houtz (John A. Courtney)
    Medical 6 Aug 1914  Dunkirk, Jay, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    paralysis and kidney trouble 
    Died 6 Aug 1914  Dunkirk, Jay, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Certified copy of certificate, Bk. DCH-5, p.21
    Obituary - Courtney
    Obituary - Courtney
    John A. Courtney (1839-1914)
    Death Certificate - Alexander
    Death Certificate - Alexander
    John A. Courtney, 1914
    Buried New Lisbon Cemetery, New Lisbon, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I843  richison
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2016 

    Father Bueford COURTNEY,   b. ca 1807, , Harrison, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1876, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Almira THURBER,   b. c.1809, Elmira, Chemung, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1900, Portland, Jay, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 91 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F259  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha E. FIELDS,   b. 28 Feb 1840, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1893  (Age 52 years) 
    Marriage License 15 Apr 1865  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Married 16 Apr 1865  , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    • Married on 16 April 1865 by George R. Miller, J.P.
    Marriage license and return - Alexander
    Marriage license and return - Alexander
    Cortney-Fields marriage 1865
    Children 
     1. Alice COURTNEY,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     2. James COURTNEY,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     3. Homer COURTNEY,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    +4. William Lewis COURTNEY,   b. c.1866-67, Deerfield, Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1910, , Washington, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 184 years)  [Birth]
    +5. John Riley COURTNEY,   b. c.1869, , Randolph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1947  (Age ~ 78 years)  [Birth]
     6. Mary Malissa COURTNEY,   b. Abt 1873, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    +7. Grace COURTNEY,   b. Abt 1878, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1970, Portland, Jay, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Apr 1839 - , , Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Buford Courtney household - 1 Jun 1840 - Vevay, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Bluford Courtney household - 15 Aug 1850 - Pleasant Twp., Switzerland, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 15 Apr 1865 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Apr 1865 - , Randolph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - North Western Avenue - 30 Apr 1900 - Portland, Jay, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInformant - Informant on death certificate of Almira (Thurber) Courtney, his mother - 30 May 1900 - Portland, Jay, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - John A. Courtney household - 7 Jun 1900 - Portland, Jay, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMedical - paralysis and kidney trouble - 6 Aug 1914 - Dunkirk, Jay, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Aug 1914 - Dunkirk, Jay, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1838] 1840 U.S. Census, 6 Aug 2011.
      1840 U.S. census, Switzerland County, Indiana, population schedule, town of Vevay, p. 269 (penned), Buford Courtney household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 August 2011); citing NARA microfilm publication M704: 94.


    2. [S1837] 1850 U.S. Census, 4 Aug 2011.
      1850 U.S. census, Switzerland County, Indiana, population schedule, Pleasant Township, p. 332B, dwelling 121, family 121, Bluford Courtney household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 22 Nov 2007); citing NARA microfilm publication M432: 174.

    3. [S382] Family Tree Online, 27 Nov 2012.
      "William Orla Hathaway and Della Mae (Poorman) Hathaway," database, Angelfire.com (http://www.angelfire.com/alt2/hathaway/index.hmtl : accessed 27 November 2012); Bueford Courtney, 1807-1876; undocumented family tree by Charles N. Courtney.

    4. [S390] Courtney, Elias and Mary (Pavy), 1988.
      Richison, Joyce Ann, compiler, "The Genealogy of Elias and Mary Pavy Courtney." Vertical files, donated by Jeanice Parker Isaacson, Delaware County Historical Society, Muncie, Indiana.

    5. [S1838] 1840 U.S. Census, 6 Aug 2011.
      1840 U.S. census, Switzerland County, Indiana, population schedule, town of Vevay, p. 269 (penned), Buford Courtney household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 August 2011); citing NARA microfilm publication M704: 94.

    6. [S1836] 1860 U.S. Census, 4 Aug 2011.
      1860 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Ward Township, p. 57 (penned), dwelling 417, family 395, Bufort Courtney household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 18 July 2011); citing NARA microfilm publication M652: 292.

    7. [S1835] 1870 U.S. Census, 6 Aug 2011.
      1870 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Ward township, page 434A (stamped), dwelling 273, family 273, John Courtney household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 6 August 2011), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M593, roll 354.

    8. [S1834] 1880 U.S. Census, 6 Aug 2011.
      1880 U.S. census, Randolph County, Indiana, population schedule, Ward Township, page 14 (handwritten), enumeration district (ED) 161, dwelling 115, family 119, John A. Courtney household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 6 August 2011), citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 306.

    9. [S15] Informant, 27 Jul 2016.
      "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011," digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 24 July 2016); Almira Courtney (30 April 1900), Certificate of Death no. 73 (stamped), Jay County; citing Death Certificates, 1900-2011, microfilm, Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indianapolis.

    10. [S1832] 1900 U.S. Census, 6 Aug 2011.
      1900 U.S. census, Jay County, Indiana, population schedule, city of Portland, enumeration district (ED) 75, sheet 8B, dwelling 209, family 218, John A. Courtney household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 6 August 2011), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T623, roll 380.

    11. [S45] 1910 U.S. Census, 6 Aug 2011.
      1910 U.S. census, Blackford County, Indiana, population schedule, city of Dunkirk, enumeration district (ED) 5, sheet 1A, dwelling 7 family 7, Mose Houtz household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com, accessed 6 August 2011), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm T624, roll 340.

    12. [S1901] Marriage (Reliability: 2), 30 Jul 2012.
      "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959," database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 30 July 2012), John A. Cortney and Martha E. Fields, license 15 Apr 1865, Randolph County; FHL microfilm 1,654,839.

    13. [S1901] Marriage, 30 Jul 2012.
      "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959," database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 30 July 2012), John A. Cortney and Martha E. Fields, 16 Apr 1865, Randolph County; FHL microfilm 1,654,839.

    14. [S1901] Marriage, 29 Sep 2013.
      "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959," database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 29 September 2013); John A. Cortney and Martha E. Fields, 16 Apr 1865, Randolph County; FHL microfilm 1,654,839, Volume 3.