Corcoran Family

Medearis Barnett Family

John Wesley Medearis

John Wesley Medearis, son of John Redd Medearis and Rachel Beezley, was born July 17, 1817 in Shelby County, Ohio and died January 1, 1890 in Modena, Stark County, Illinois.  

He married Sirelda Barnett on December 5, 1839 in Clark County, Ohio. 

Other Events in the Life of John Wesley Hanchett (see obituary)

Occupations : Farmer

Religion: Methodist Episcopal

Residences: He was born and raised in Shelby County, Ohio.  In 1839, he moved to Brown County, Ohio and then in 1851, the family moved to Stark County, Illinois where John lived the remainder of his life.

Burial : Snareville Cemetery, Knox County, IL.  

Sirelda Barnett

Sirelda Barnett was born September 20, 1822 in Shelby County, Ohio and died October 17, 1899 in Modena, Stark County, Illinois.

Other events in the life of Sirelda Barnett (see obituary)

Occupation:  House and farm wife. 

Burial: Snareville Cemetery, Knox County, IL.

Children of John Medearis and Sirelda Barnett

Martin Vanburen Medearis was born on September 17, 1840 in Sidney, Shelby Co., Ohio and died on November 7, 1825 in Warren County, Iowa.  He married Margaret Isabelle Robinson on February 14, 1864

Aurora Lowell Medearis was born April 27, 1842 in Shelby County, Ohio and died in 1835.  She married John Vernon in 1859.  

William Medearis was born on March 9, 1844.

Alexander Medearis was born on August 26, 1846 in Brown County, Ohio and died on March 5, 1878 in Wyoming, Stark County, Ohio.  He married Harriet A Barber.

Wiley M Medearis was born on May 23, 1849 and died May 25, 1890.  She married Lewis Winter.

James Lewis Medearis was born on June 27, 1851 in Stark County, Illinois and died on July 18, 1932 in Toulon, Stark County, Illinois.  He married Cynthia Lacy.

Joseph Medearis was born on December 17, 1853 in Stark County, Illinois.

Franklin Medearis was born in 1857 in Stark County, Illinois.

Ann Eliza Medearis was born March 1, 1859 in Wyoming, Stark County, Illinois and died January 16, 1933 in Oberlin, Decatur County, Kansas.

Francis J Medearis was born May 28, 1862 and died June 1, 1878 in Stark County, Illinois.

Sarah Medearis was born on July 3, 1865 in Stark County, Illinois and died December 26, 1919 in Toulon, Stark County, Illinois.  She married Thomas B. Shaw.


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