Children of Benjamin and Catherine Maple:
D3. John Maple b. 1790, Greene Twp., Washington Co., PA; d. 1850, Laurel, Franklin Co., IN, age 60? m. Effa (Elizabeth?) Ann Stout, ca. 1812; b. ca. 1791, Franklin Co., IN? or OH?. Granted letter of admin. for estate of Benj. Maple, Oct. 9, 1825. Appointed overseer of poor by Co. commissioners in 1824. 1830 Census, Franklin Co., IN: Maple, John 2 males 15-20, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 5-10, 1 maleunder 5. 1840 Census, Franklin Co., IN: Maple, John 1 male 50-60, 1 male 20-30, 1 male 15-20, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 5-10, 2 males under 5. 1850 Census IN, Rush Co., Washington Twp.: John Maple 56 b. PA, Elizabeth 49 b. KY, James 16 b. Ind, Mary A. 12 b. IN. Se also Census 1850 IN, Franklin Co., Laurel Twp. under A. D. Maple 32 farmer b. O, Effa 40 b. IN, Eliza 23 b. IN, John 19 b. IN, Milton 14 b. IN, Levi 12 b. IN, John 58 b. PA."
D31. William Maple b. 1812/1813, IN. m. Amelia A. _____, ca. 1835; b. 1812/1813, IN. Resided Rush and Shelby Cos., IN. Had a large family. 1850 Census IN, Montgomery Co., Union Twp.: William Maple 37 b. IN, Amelia A. 37 b. IN, Julia A. 13 b. IN, Susan 11 b. IN, Ephraim 9 b. IN, Elizabeth 7 b. IN, Melinda 6 b. IN, Mahala Nicholson 6 b. IN.
D32. Anderson D. Maple b. 1817/1818, IN.
D33. Ephraim B. Maple b. ca. 1820; d. May 4, 1906, Indianapolis, IN. Also resided in IA. Disabled in Civil War.
D34. John J. Maple b. ca. 1830/1831; d. Sept. 25, 1864, Sulphur Trestle, AL, in action. m. Mariah E. Manion, July 10, 1856, Fayette Co., IN; b. Ireland. Co. M, 9th IN Cav.
D35. Eunice Maple b. 1825/1826. m. George Lyons, son of Abraham and Pamelia (Vatch) Lyons, Nov. 18, 1847, Franklin Co., IN; b. Sept. 1, 1825, Lyon's Station, Fayette Co., IN; d. Howard Co., IN. Had several ch.
D36. Milton Maple. b. 1835/1836, IN. m. Catherine Elizabeth Lounsbury, June 23, 1856, Franklin Co., IN, dau. of Daniel and Phoebe (Kniffen or Niffen) Lounsbury; b. 1833/1834 NY (1850 Census, IN, Franklin Co., Blooming Grove Twp., Daniel and Phebe Lawnbury have dau. Caroline age 16 b. NY). Said to have changed her name, divorced and m. twice more; Franklin Co., IN Marriage Record shows Caroline Lounsbury m. Isaac Cooley, Oct. 19, 1859; Caroline said to have been his 3rd wife; Isaac Cooley said to have d. 1886, KS. No children by his first m. Said to have m2. Sarah E. _____, of Cherokee Indian blood. Resided in MO to 1876, then KS. Had 11 children. 1880 Census, KS, Sumner Co., Guelph Twp.: Milton Maple farmer 45 b. IN, fa. IN, mo. OH; Sarah E. wife 35 b. OH, fa. OH, mo. OH; We;deon L. son 18 b. IN; Oliver M. son 16 b. IN; Laura M. dau. 14 b. MO; Charles son 12 b. MO; John M. son 7 b. MO; Alison son 4 b. MO.
D37. Levi Maple b. 1837-1838?, IN; d. Sept. 25, 1864, Sulphur Trestle, AL, in action.
D38. Eliza Maple b. 1826/1827, IN.
D39. Benjamin David Maple b. 1821/1822, IN; d. Jan. 19, 1899, Tamalco, Bond Co., IL. m. Juliet U. (Williams) West, Aug. 12, 1843, DeWitt Co., IL (Book A, p. 42), dau. of John B. and Rebecca (Buchanan) Williams; b. May 18, 1818, Campbell Co. or Jefferson Co., KY; d. ca. 1916. She m1. Thornton West, Jan. 27, 1836, Campbell Co., KY; she had 3 children by her previous m.: Augustus West b. Dec. 3, 1835, Clay Co., KY; Alpinus West b. Dec. 31, 1836, Clay Co., KY; and Mary Ann West b. Apr. 5, 1838, Clay, Jefferson Co., KY. 1850 Census, DeWitt Co., IL: Maple, Benj. D. 38 b. IN, Juliet 41 b. KY, Effany 14 b. IN, Ephraim T. 12 b. IL, Elizabeth C. 10 b. IL, Nancy Melvina 8 b. IL, Eunice B. 4 b. IL, John B. 1 b. IL. 1860 Census Index, Town of De Wett, DeWitt Co., IL: Maple, Benjamin D."
This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.
Source: S-2120277337 Repository: #R-2145749670 Title: 1870 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003.Original data - 1870. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls. Minnesota. Minnes Note: APID: 1,7163::0
Source: S-2120277342 Repository: #R-2145749670 Title: 1860 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1 Note: APID: 1,7667::0
Source: S-2120452069 Repository: #R-2145749670 Title: 1850 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, Note: APID: 1,8054::0
Source: S-2145934385 Repository: #R-2145749670 Title: Family Data Collection - Individual Records Author: Edmund West, comp. Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000. Note: APID: 1,4725::0
↑ Telford Grant Maple, "Genealogical History of the Maple/Mapel Family in America", Penobscot Press, 1992.
↑ Telford Grant Maple, "Genealogical History of the Maple/Mapel Family in America", 2001 CD version.
Thank you to Dawn Westerling for creating WikiTree profile Maple-206 through the import of The Opperman_Westerling Tree.ged on May 28, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Dawn and others.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree:
Bruce Maple :
Family Tree DNA Y-DNA Test 111 markers, haplogroup R1b-BY63743, FTDNA kit #N175517 +
Y-Chromosome Test, haplogroup R1b-BY141141