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Bethia CASE

Bethia CASE

Female Abt 1795 - 1874  (~ 79 years)

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  • Name Bethia CASE  [1
    Born Abt 1795  , , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Married/Alternate Name Bethia King  [4
    Married/Alternate Name Bethia McCormick 
    Religion Baptist 
    1830 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1830  , White River Twp., Johnson County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: > 30y 
    • Bethia was recorded by a mark on the census in the household of John King. The members in this household were:

      1 - male 15-20 (most likely John Wesley, age 15)
      1 - male 40-50 (John, age 40)
      2 - females under 5
      1 - female 15-20
      1 - female 30-40 (Bethia, age 35)
    1830 U.S. census, Indiana, Johnson County [KING]
    1830 U.S. census, Indiana, Johnson County [KING]
    1840 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1840  , , Johnson County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: > 40y 
    • Bethia was recorded by a mark on the census for a female between the ages of 40 and 50. The other members in the household were:

      2 - males 5-10 (Cornelius, age 7; and an unknown King son)
      1 - male 20-30 (either Jacob, age 29; John Wesley, age 25; or William Henry, age 22)
      1 - male 50-60 (John, age 50)
      1 - female 10-15 (most likely Jane McCormick, age 14)
      1 - female 20-29 (most likely Catherine McCormick)
      1 - female 40-50 (Bethia, age 45)
    1840 U.S. census, Indiana, Johnson County [KING]
    1840 U.S. census, Indiana, Johnson County [KING]
    1850 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1850  , White River Twp., Johnson County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 55y 
    • Bethia was recorded in the household of John King. The members in this household were:

      John King, age 60, male, farmer, born in Kentucky
      Bethiar(sic) King, age 55, female, born in Kentucky
      Catherine McCormick, age 35, female, born in Indiana
      Cornelius King, age 17, male, farmer, born in Indiana, attended school
    1850 U.S. census, Indiana, Johnson County [KING]
    1850 U.S. census, Indiana, Johnson County [KING]
    1860 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1860  Bluff Creek Post Office, White River Twp., Johnson County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 64y 
    • Bethia was recorded in the household of John King. The members in this household were:

      John King, age 70, male, farmer, born in Kentucky
      Bethia King, age 64, female, born in Kentucky
      Cornelius King, age 26, male, farmer, born in Indiana
      Catherine McCormick, age 45, female, born in Indiana
    1860 U.S. census, Indiana, Johnson County [KING, p.2]
    1860 U.S. census, Indiana, Johnson County [KING, p.2]
    Move Aft 1865  , Arcadia, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1870 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1870  , Jackson Twp., Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Age: 74y 
    • Bethia was recorded in the household of "Oscar Marts" (sic). The members in this household were:

      Oscar Marts (Isaac Martz), age 58, farmer, was born in Ohio
      Lavina, age 55, female, born in Indiana
      Sarah, age 25, female, born in Indiana
      Elizabeth, age 18, female, born in Indiana
      Charles W., age 21, male, born in Indiana
      Anna, age 13, female, born in Indiana
      Francis Rogerson, age 4, male, born in Indiana
      Bethiar Ring (Bethia King), age 74, female, reported as being born in Virginia
    1870 U.S. census, Indiana, Hamilton County [MARTZ, p.2]
    1870 U.S. census, Indiana, Hamilton County [MARTZ, p.2]
    FindAGrave
    FamilySearch ID
    Biography
    Hoosier Kin? Family Members Who Were the First Pioneers in Indianapolis
    Hoosier Kin? Family Members Who Were the First Pioneers in Indianapolis
    Buried Jan 1874  Arcadia Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Arcadia, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Sect. 2 Lot 72
    Gravestone for Bethia (Case) McCormick King
    Gravestone for Bethia (Case) McCormick King
    Died 28 Jan 1874  , Arcadia, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I4620  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2018 

    Father Jacob CASE, Sr.,   b. 1747, , Springfield Twp., Lancaster [later York] County, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 31 Mar 1823, , Centerton, Morgan County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 76 years) 
    Mother Dorcas GELASPIE\GLASPIE,   b. Est 1760,   d. Sep 1830, , Centerton, Morgan County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1787  , , Jefferson County, Virginia [later Kentucky], USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Marriage Bond for Jacob Case and Dorcas Gelaspie
    Marriage Bond for Jacob Case and Dorcas Gelaspie
    Marriage Record for Jacob Case and Dorcas Gelaspie
    Marriage Record for Jacob Case and Dorcas Gelaspie
    Family ID F1545  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Wesley MCCORMICK, Jr.,   b. 15 Sep 1792, , , Bedford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1825, , Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 21 Jul 1810  , Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • An alternate marriage date is 9 Aug 1811 [13]
    Children 
     1. Jacob MCCORMICK,   b. 1811,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Catherine MCCORMICK,   b. Cal 1814, , , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. John Wesley MCCORMICK,   b. 1815, , Connersville, Franklin [later Fayette] County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +4. Lavina MCCORMICK,   b. 27 Feb 1816, , Connersville, Franklin [later Fayette] County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1897, , , Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Tabitha MCCORMICK,   b. 27 Feb 1816, , Connersville, Franklin [later Fayette] County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1905  (Age 89 years)
     6. William Henry Harrison MCCORMICK,   b. 27 Mar 1818, , Connersville, Franklin [later Fayette] County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1884, , Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     7. Mary Ann MCCORMICK,   b. 16 Nov 1819, , , Fayette County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1869, , , Iroquois County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     8. Eliza Ann MCCORMICK,   b. 1821,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Jane MCCORMICK,   b. 1826,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Photos
    Rock Monument where John and Bethia McCormick's original cabin once stood - first pioneers of Indianapolis, IN
    Rock Monument where John and Bethia McCormick's original cabin once stood - first pioneers of Indianapolis, IN
    Last Modified 30 Mar 2011 
    Family ID F1685  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John KING,   b. Cal 1790, , , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1866  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1828  [4
    Count of Children
    Children 
     1. Cornelius KING,   b. Cal 1833, , , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. [Unknown] KING
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F1686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1795 - , , , Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Jul 1810 - , Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1830 U.S. Census - Age: > 30y - 1 Jun 1830 - , White River Twp., Johnson County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1840 U.S. Census - Age: > 40y - 1 Jun 1840 - , , Johnson County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1850 U.S. Census - Age: 55y - 1 Jun 1850 - , White River Twp., Johnson County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1860 U.S. Census - Age: 64y - 1 Jun 1860 - Bluff Creek Post Office, White River Twp., Johnson County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - Aft 1865 - , Arcadia, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1870 U.S. Census - Age: 74y - 1 Jun 1870 - , Jackson Twp., Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Jan 1874 - Arcadia Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Arcadia, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Jan 1874 - , Arcadia, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    CASE, Bethia
    CASE, Bethia
    SOURCE: M.C. Martz, The Genealogy and History of John McCormick Sr., Soldier of the Revolutionary War, and Nicholas Martz, Founders of These Two Families in America, (Noblesville, Ind " Butler Printing House, n.d.) p. 11.
    Bethia (Case) McCormick
    Bethia (Case) McCormick
    Edward A. Leary, Indianapolis, A Pictoral History, (Vierginia Beach, Virginia : Donning, 1980), p. 15.
    Bethia (Case) McCormick King
    Bethia (Case) McCormick King

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I4620&tree=1: accessed 17 August 2018), "Bethia CASE"

  • Sources 
    1. [S215] Barbara J. (Case) Helwick, Case Family Group Sheets, compiled 15 Jun 1988; supplied by Helwick, Casper, Wyoming, 2005. , (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1109] 1850 U.S. census, Johnson County, Indiana, population schedule, White River Township, p. 51[A] (stamped), p. 101 (penned), dwelling 65, family 65, John King household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 July 2012); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 155, (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S1110] 1860 U.S. census, Johnson County, Indiana, population schedule, White River Township, pp. 1-2 (penned), dwelling 7, family 7, John King household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 July 2012); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 271, (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S215] Barbara J. (Case) Helwick, Case Family Group Sheets, compiled 15 Jun 1988; supplied by Helwick, Casper, Wyoming, 2005. .

    5. [S1111] 1830 U.S. census, Johnson County, Indiana, White River Twp., p. 17 (stamped), p. 32 (penned), line 16, John King; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 July 2012); citing National Archives microfilm publication M19, roll 27, (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S1108] 1840 U.S. census, Johnson County, Indiana, no township, p. 597 (penned), line 9, John King; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 July 2012); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 84, (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1109] 1850 U.S. census, Johnson County, Indiana, population schedule, White River Township, p. 51[A] (stamped), p. 101 (penned), dwelling 65, family 65, John King household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 July 2012); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 155, (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S1110] 1860 U.S. census, Johnson County, Indiana, population schedule, White River Township, pp. 1-2 (penned), dwelling 7, family 7, John King household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 July 2012); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 271, (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S1112] 1870 U.S. census, Hamilton County, Indiana, population schedule, Jackson Township, pp. 20-21 (penned), pp. 94-95 (stamped), dwelling 163, family 166, "Oscar Marts" (sic) household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 July 2012); citing National Archives microfilm publication M593, roll 319, (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S1130] Arcadia Church of the Brethren Cemetery (Arcadia, Hamilton County, Indiana; LAT/LON N40.17537, W-86.00838), (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S1254] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1804888: accessed 15 January 2018), Jacob Case and Dorcas Gelaspie, 24 Jul 1787; citing Jefferson County Kentucky Marriage Register Book 1, 1784-1826; FHL 817,859, DGS 5557866, image 210. (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S918] "Kentucky Marriages, 1802-1850," database, Ancestry.com,, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2009-present), entry for Jacob Case and Dorcas Gelaspie. (Reliability: 2).

    13. [S623] Kelley Runyon, Kelley Runyon, compiler, "Descendants of Samuel Drenning/Drennan," online family tree, RootsWeb, an Ancestry.com Community, (http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kellyrunyon/Samuel_DrenningII.htm : accessed 16 January 2015).