ZADOCK HAWKINS Book Information
78. Ezra Eleazer4 HAWKINS (Zadock3 HAWKINS, Zadock2 HAWKINS, Zadock1 HAWKINS) was born on 1 Jun 1818 in Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio, USA. He died on 10 Dec 1897 in Waltz Twp., Wabash Co., Indiana.
He was married to Nancy
OWENS (daughter of Elijah OWENS and
Mary "Polly" HENDRICKS) on 16 Mar 1839 in Bartholomew Co., Indiana,
USA. She was one of three children of Elijah Owens who married a child of Zadock
and Jane (Cooper) Hawkins. Although Elijah Owens was reported to have been married
three times, it is believed that Nancy's mother was Polly Hendricks. The original
marriage record of Ezra and Nancy is a bit confusing. It appears the license
was granted on 16 March 1839. However, the notation that they were actually married
appears to indicate they were married on 7 March 1839. The former was recorded
on 16 March 1839. The latter was dictated by the minister and recorded by the
County Clerk on 20 June 1839. Because of this confusion, we use 16 March as the
He was married to Elizabeth SNIDER on 5 Nov 1855 in Miami Co.,
Indiana. Ezra and Elizabeth appeared on the 1860 U.S. Census in Waltz Twp.,
Wabash Co., Indiana. In 1880 after Elizabeth had died, Ezra appeared on the census
in the same location. Elizabeth SNIDER was born about
1829 in Hohenholmes, Germany. The 1860 U.S. Census indicates she was born in
Prussia. She died on 28 Apr 1874 in Amboy, Indiana, USA, most likely. Prior
to her marriage to Ezra HAWKINS, Elizabeth had been married to George SHOOP with
whom she had several children. Ezra Eleazer HAWKINS and Elizabeth SNIDER had
the following children:
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