GARN Book Information

314. Maria8 GARN (John7 GARN, John6 GARN, Johannes5 GERN, Johann Adam4 GERN, Johannes3 GERN, David2 GERN, Johannes1 GERN) was born on 25 Apr 1835 in Sandusky Co., Ohio, USA. She died on 1 May 1921 in Jackson Twp., Sandusky Co., Ohio, USA.

She was married to John Ickes8 GARN (son of Christian M. GARN and Elizabeth ICKES) on 25 Jan 1855 in Millersville, Sandusky Co., Ohio, USA. John Ickes8 GARN was born on 27 Oct 1833 in Union Twp., Bedford Co., Pennsylvania, USA. He died on 5 Dec 1910 in Jackson Twp., Sandusky Co., Ohio, USA. McBride and Capener report that his middle name was Ickes, which is confirmed by the death record of his daughter Hannah.

An obituary reports his brith in Bedford Co., Pennsylvania, and that his parents were C. M. Garn and Elizabeth Ickes. It also reports, that his ancestors were originally from Holland, which is not true for his Garn ancestors. It also reports that he married Maria Garn but that she was not related; note that we have shown that John and Maria were second cousins through Maria's father and third cousins through Maria's mother.

John was a Probate Judge in Sandusky County for three years from 1894 to 1897. He had been a Justice of the Peace for about 15 years in Millersvile prior to his election as Probate Judge. He was also a farmer in Jackson Twp., on land that cleared himself. He also worked for the Pennsylvania Railroad in Millersville. His obituary reports that he was the father of six daughters and one son, with five daughters surviving him.
Maria GARN and John Ickes GARN had the following children:

child+652 i. Elizabeth Jane9 GARN.
child+653 ii. Anna Mary9 GARN.
child+654 iii. Hannah9 GARN.
child+655 iv. Delilah M.9 GARN.
child656 v. Sarah Catherine GARN.
child+657 vi. Minnie Sophia9 GARN.
child+658 vii. John Christian9 GARN.

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