John L. Snellen

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1.4 John L. Snellen (b. 1809; d. 1880) born Abt. 1809 in Bullitt Co., KY, and died Aft. 1880. He married (1) NANCY LEACH 3 Mar 1829 in Nelson, KY. He married (2) SUSAN DAVIS. 16 Sep 1852 in Nelson Co, KY.

Addition Notes: John was in Lawrence Co, IL by 1852; returned to Kentucky after the death of his wife Nancy. Married again and moved to Scotland Co, MO by 1859. By the time of the 1870 FC, he was in Allen Co, KS, but had moved to Henderson Co, IL by 1880. No death record found there. Did the middle initial in his name stand for their near neighbor and possible relative Lewis Duvall? Nancy's death date and place from Kentucky Vital Statistics, 1852-1862, Bullitt Co. KY in the DAR Library. She was the daughter of Enoch and Letitia Holtzclaw Leach, and thus first cousin to Letitia Napper, wife of David Snellen and daughter of William and Nancy Holtzclaw Napper.

+ Nancy Leach (b. 1809; d. Feb 10, 1852) She was born 1809 in Cedar Creek, Nelson Co., KY, and died February 10, 1852 in Lawrence Co., IL

1.4.1 John Enoch Snellen (b. 1833; d. Aug 30, 1852)

1.4.2 Catherine Jane (Katy) Snellen (b. 1835; d. )

1.4.3 Son Snellen (b. 1838; d. 1850)

1.4.4 Mary Elizabeth Snellen (b. Dec 22, 1841; d. Apr 12, 1920)

1.4.5 Letitia Snellen (b. 1843; d. 1912)

1.4.6 Owen Doctor Snellen (b. 1848; d. 1869)

1.4.7 Zachary Taylor Snellen (b. 1848; d. )

+ Susan Davis (b. 1807; d. 1880) 2nd wife of John L. Snellen

Additional Notes: She was born Abt. 1807 in KY, and died Aft. 1880. Susan's estimated age and place of birth from 1860 FC, Scotland Co, MO. She was living in Henderson Co, IL, at the time of the 1880 FC.

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