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Srearhing for my Dwyer-Simmons roots

Hi, I have been recently updating my "Indiana Ormsbys" web page at: http://www1.tribalpages.com/tribe/browse?userid=charocfl
I have added more data on my Dwyer-Simmons roots at:
http://www1.tribalpages.com/tribe/browse?userid=charocfl&view=6&pid=1149&rand=723371932
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http://www1.tribalpages.com/tribe/browse?userid=charocfl&view=70&pid=25&rand=939618571
These links cover the data I have from:
24. James Morris SIMMONS, Mr.. Born in 1805 in NY, USA.

On Oct 26 1826, when James was 21, he married Hester Jane MOORE, Ms..
They had the following children ...
12 i. John T. SIMMONS, Mr. (b.1828)
ii. Maria SIMMONS, Ms. (b.1832)
iii. Samuel N. SIMMONS, Mr. (b.1837)
iv. Jacob Nathanial SIMMONS (1840 - 1927)


25. Hester Jane MOORE, Ms.. Born in 1805 in South Carolina, USA. Hester died in IN, USA.


26. Jacob CROUSORE, Mr.. Born in 1805 in PA, USA.

Jacob married Anny ICE, nee.
They had one child ...
13 i. Eda `Edith` CROUSORE, Mrs. (b.1829)


27. Anny ICE, nee. Born in 1803 in VA, USA.

to my Aunt:
1. Katherine B. (nee. Dwyer)ORMSBY, Mrs. Born on Aug 06 1896. Katherine died in Kokomo, IN USA.

I would be interested in hearing from others who may also share some of these common roots.

Sincerely:
Char Ormsby


Ormsby coat of arms:

1 comment(s), latest 1 year, 10 months ago

Howard County Indiana USGenWeb Project Biographies, Ormsbys

REF: http://www.rootsweb.com/~inhoward/data/bios/bios-o.html

George Joseph ORMSBY (My grandfather)
Howard County in the World War. C.V. Haworth, 1920. Indianapolis: Wm. B. Burford, Printer and Binder. Page 207 Photo Plate 30
George Joseph ORMSBY, son of George E. and Bridget SMITH ORMSBY, was born in White Co. Ind 10 Dec 1890. He married May D. HALE. On 1 Aug 1918, he entered the army at Kokomo Ind. and was called to Indianapolis Ind. 15 Aug 1918, where he took medical instruction for two months. While at Fort Wayne, Detroit Mich., he was attached to the air service. His discharge was issued 28 Jan 1919.

NOTE: The following entry was found in the Social Security Death Index at Rootsweb http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/ssdi.cgi
GEORGE ORMSBY - born 10 Dec 1890; died May 1975. Last Residence: Kokomo, Howard, IN. SSN: 308-09-1214 issued in Indiana.
The following information was found in the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library Genealogy & Local History Services Cemetery Database

ORMSBY, George J. Sr
Date of Birth 1889 Date of Death 31 MAY 1975 Date of Burial 31 MAY 1975
Age 85 Cemetery Memorial Park
Plot Section Terrace Lot [not given]
See: http://tribalpages.com/tribe/browse?userid=charocfl&view=0&pid=3&rand=4789

Charles Francis ORMSBY (My father's uncle who was married to Katherine B. Dwyer)
Howard County in the World War. C.V. Haworth, 1920. Indianapolis: Wm. B. Burford, Printer and Binder. Page 205-07 Photo Plate 48
Charles Francis ORMSBY, son of George E. and Bridget SMITH ORMSBY, was born in Elwood Ind., but when he entered the army 26 Apr 1918, he was living with his parents in Kokomo Ind. One month after he went to Camp Zachary Taylor Ky, he was ordered to Camp Sheridan Ala and ws transferred to Camp Upton L.I. 27 Jun 1918. There he entrained for Montreal, where on the following day, he began his voyage on the St. Lawence.
13 ships were in the convoy leaving Halifax N.S. and they were escorted by the battleship Devonshire. When the danger zone was reached, they were met by several destryoers or little "speed demons". After his arrival at Camp de Souge, France, his regiment practiced on the big guns on the range until 23 Sep 1915; then the left for the front lines and on 17 Oct 1918 he went into active service with Bat D. 136th F.A. His discharged was issued at Camp Zachary Taylor Ky, 8 Apr 1919.
SEE: http://tribalpages.com/tribe/browse?userid=charocfl&view=0&pid=1&rand=83992

Collection of links to Ormsby headstones:

REF: http://www.kokomo.lib.in.us/glhs/cemeteryDatabase/CrownPointTest.asp
ORMSBY, George J. Sr. 1889-31 MAY 1975
& ORMSBY, Mary D. 1884-9 JUL 1974, Memorial Park Kokomo IN USA
http://www.kokomo.lib.in.us/glhs/cemeteryDatabase/DSC19042.JPG
ORMSBY, Edward H 10 SEP 1922-6 NOV 1992, Memorial Park Kokomo IN USA
http://www.kokomo.lib.in.us/glhs/cemeteryDatabase/DSC19043.JPG
ORMSBY, Rose Mary 5 JAN 1920-30 NOV 2001, Memorial Park Kokomo IN USA
http://www.kokomo.lib.in.us/glhs/cemeteryDatabase/DSC19040.JPG
http://www.kokomo.lib.in.us/glhs/cemeteryDatabase/DSC19039.JPG
ORMSBY, Joseph Richard 1949-10 NOV 1962, Memorial Park Kokomo IN USA
http://www.kokomo.lib.in.us/glhs/cemeteryDatabase/DSC19041.JPG

Ormsby/Dwyer common roots:

From post:Dwyer, Edmund and Sara Cary at: http://genforum.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/pageload.cgi?Kokomo::in::7022.html Posted by: S. Broderick, Date: July 10, 2000 at 17:43:59 Edmund Dwyer(Dwier in Census-Edmund could not read or write) married Sara Cary (Carey, Kary) in Ireland and immigrated about 1857 or 1858. Looking for any information about where in Ireland these specific Dwyers originated and any possible relatives. Edmund and Sara settled in New Albany, Indiana and had children, Mary, Sara, Catherine, Anna, Dennis, John and Thomas(my great grandfather) after New Albany the family lived in Elwood Indiana and Kokomo, IN. Three of the girls became nuns. Most of family buried in Crown Point cemetery, Lake Co Indiana

My Uncle Charles F. Ormsby married Katherine B. Dwyer, the daughter from Thomas Dwyer's sencond wife Margaret after his first wife Ida died young.

About Ormsby, Charles F.
Honorable discharge 1919 See link: http://www.kokomo.lib.in.us/genealogy/militarydischarges.html From: http://www.rootsweb.com/~inhoward/data/bios/bios-o.html Charles Francis ORMSBY Howard County in the World War. C.V. Haworth, 1920. Indianapolis: Wm. B. Burford, Printer and Binder. Page 205-07 Photo Plate 48 Charles Francis ORMSBY, son of George E. and Bridget SMITH ORMSBY, was born in Elwood Ind., but when he entered the army 26 Apr 1918, he was living with his parents in Kokomo Ind. One month after he went to Camp Zachary Taylor Ky, he was ordered to Camp Sheridan Ala and ws transferred to Camp Upton L.I. 27 Jun 1918. There he entrained for Montreal, where on the following day, he began his voyage on the St. Lawence. 13 ships were in the convoy leaving Halifax N.S. and they were escorted by the battleship Devonshire. When the danger zone was reached, they were met by several destryoers or little "speed demons". After his arrival at Camp de Souge, France, his regiment practiced on the big guns on the range until 23 Sep 1915; then the left for the front lines and on 17 Oct 1918 he went into active service with Bat D. 136th F.A. His discharged was issued at Camp Zachary Taylor Ky, 8 Apr 1919. NOTE: 13 entries for Charles ORMSBY were located in a basic search of the Social Security Death Index; birth date needed to identify correct entry. http://www.and.lib.in.us/cemetery/no.txt & http://www.and.lib.in.us/cemetery/cemeterysearch.asp NAME: ORMSBY, CHARLES FRANCIS BIRTH: JUN. 4, 1892 DEATH: APR. 19, 1977 CEMETERY: St. Joseph, S side of Co. Rd. 1050N, between St. Rd. 13 & Co. Rd. 1000W ELWOOD IN, USA

See Ormsby tree link:
http://tribalpages.com/tribe/browse?userid=charocfl&view=0&pid=1&rand=38440