DESCENDANCY CHART FOR
|Sources: Progressive Men and Women of Kosciusko County, Indiana,
by B. F. Bowen, Publisher, Logansport, Indiana, 1902 Biography of Edson B. SABER
1850 & 1860 Wayne twp., Kosciusko Co. IN Census // Marriage of daughter Martha // Biographical of Thomas Sarber // 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920 & 1930 census for Seward tpw Kosciusko Co., IN.
EDSON B. SARBER.
Edson B. Sarber, the son of Thomas B. and Martha A. (Timmons) Sarber, was born
in Allen county, Indiana, March 11, 1864. The Sarber family are of German descent, two boys, Andrew and John, having
emigrated from Germany to America about the year 1775. The cause of American independence enlisted the sympathy
of these young men and both became soldiers in the Revolutionary war. After the war closed they, settled in Pennsylvania
and Edson B. and his paternal ancestry are descendants of Andrew. Andrew was married in Pennsylvania and to him
were born five children, Adam, Christian, John, Hannah and Susan.
|Surnames in this chart: ANGLIN, DUNNUCK, RICKLE, SARBER, TIMMONS|
|1. John (1773) and Sarah (HUGHES) DUNNUCK|
|2. Catherine DUNNUCK b. Baltimore County, MD 1812 d. 1894 Kosciusko, Co.,
+ William A. TIMMONS m. 30 Sept. 1841 in Pickaway Co. OH - native of Delaware.
b. Baltimore County MD b.15 Mar. 1803-- d. 29 Nov. 1885 Kosciusko Co., IN
they lived for a time in Fayette Co. OH
(1850 census give their ages as 40 for Catherine & 50 for William -not correct- census taker may have estimated) 1860 Wayne Twp. page 358 census, taken August 28, has their ages as 48 for Catharine & 58 for William.
|3. Martha Ann TIMMONS b. Feb. 1843 Ohio- d. Jan 16, 1918 Seward Twp, Kosciusko Co. IN.
(buried in Old Palestine Cemetery, Secion 3) 75 years, 2 months, 24 days) (obituary index has d. June 16, 1918)
+ Thomas Benton SARBER Kosciusko Co. IN. m May 24, 1863 (farmer)
(b. 4 Oct.1842 b. Kosciusko Co. IN.-d. 17 Sept 1922) 79 years, 11 months, 13 days
parents from Franklin Co. OH - later Putnam Co. OH.s/o Abraham & Louisa (Hendren) SABER. to Kosciusko Co. IN in 1840
1910 Census has 3 children, 2 living.
Seems to have gone by Thomas B. early in life and Benton T. later.
Democratic candidate in 1884 for county sheriff - defeated. Built 1st store in Burkett, IN
|Check Obit.- I have not gotten it. /// compare obit & tombstone dates||Edson B. SARBER b.11 March 1864. - 1934, buried in the Palestine Cemetery, Kosciusko
Co., IN. Allen Co. IN (teacher) living 1887
1910 Superintendant of county schools. (Age 36 in 1900, 46 in 1910)
+ Miss Olive R. "Ollie" RICKEL, September 16, 1883 at the home of her parents George W. and Mary (Dunlap) Rickel of Franklin Twp. (Kosciusko Co., IN) (see footnote bottom of page) Tombstone has 1865-1955 - Palestine Cemetery, Section 3, row 6 (1900 census has b. Sept 1866, age 33)
"Edison B.", Obit publ 21 Aug 1946- Northern Indiana Co-Op News (1931-1946)
1900 census for Seward twp., Kosciusko Co. IN has Edson and Ollie wed 16 years, no children.
|Louisa C. SARBER b. Harrison Twp died bef. 1887. Also not listed in the 1970 census. d. in infancy|
|Andrew E. SARBER ( b. ca 1869 Steward Twp. (Kosciusko Co., IN) living 1887 ( from cemetery
records, section 6, row 2 of the Palestine Cemetery in Harrison twp, b. Dec. 19, 1868, died Oct. 11, 1958.
+ Etta E. ANGLIN 16 Oct. 1883 (Kosciusko County marrige book I, page 48.)
d. 15 November 1908 Kosciusko Co., IN
1910 census, Andrew is a widower, age 41, wed 20 years, two children, both living.. Steward twp., Census dist. 79, Kosciusko Co., IN.
1930 census has Andrew wed age 19
|Earl F. SARBER b. 21 Oct 1889 in IN. Farmer
d. Feb. 1968 Claypool, Kosciusko Co., IN
Edna b. ca 1898 + about 1918
d. January 1981
(in 1920 his grandfather Benton was living with them)
Lived Seward twp., Kosciusko Co. IN
|Ettamae b. ca 1918 - IN|
|William A. b. ca 1920 - IN|
|Ileen E. b. ca 1823 - IN|
|Beaulah M. SARBER, (d/o AE and Etta) 1899- March 1932 bur Section 3, row 2 Palestine Cemetery, Harrison twp, Kosciusko County, IN. obit 25 March 1832|