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Personal Information Page for
Samuel McCullough Chambers
& Jane
Abt. 1815 - 1882


On this page you will find

Introduction
Last Will & Testament of Thomas Chambers:
Census'
1875-76 Crestline Classified Business Directory


Introduction

Samuel McCullough Chambers (b.abt.1815 Pennsylvania, d.May 22, 1880, in Jackson Twp., Crawford Co., Ohio, buried Greenlawn Cemetery in Crestline), m.Jane (she b.1819 Pa.) and had the following children:

1-Elizabeth M. Chambers, born 1850:
2-Thomas J. Chambers, born 1852:
3-James F. Chambers, born 1854:
4-William A. Chambers, born 1856:
5-Mary C. Chambers, born 1858:
6-Eldora A. Chambers, born 1859:
7-Samuel Vance Chambers, b.1863 Crestline, Crawford Co., Ohio, d.July 10, 1906, buried Greenlawn Cemetary.


Last Will & Testament of Thomas Chambers

Will, Volume 7, page 516 of the Washington County Will Book of 1781-1900, probated Feb.1856 in Docket H of The Orphans Court. Dated April 23, 1851 --- heirs named were children James, Thomas, David, Elisabeth, Sarah, John, Margaret, Mary, Samuel, children of deceased daughter Margaret, grand daughter Elisabeth Jane Caldwell...also wife, no name given --- executor Henry Bruce. A Codicil was dated March 17, 1856, leaving the farm to son James Chambers --- view Will


Census'

1850 Federal Census, Jackson Twp., Crawford Co., Ohio, Roll 671 Book 1, Page 363b, Household #485:
Chambers, Samuel M., Age 34, Farmer, Born Pennsylvania
Chambers, Jane, Age 29, Born Ohio
Chambers, Elizabeth M., Age 1, Born Ohio
Snodgrass, Thomas, Age 17, Born Pennsylvania

1860 Federal Census, Crestline, Jackson Twp., Crawford Co., Ohio, Roll 951 Book 1, Page 155b, Household #611:
Chambers, Sam, Age 45, Farmer, Born Pa.
Chambers, Jane, Age 45, Born Ohio
Chambers, Elizabeth, Age 11, Born Ohio
Chambers, Thomas J., Age 9, Born Ohio
Chambers, James, Age 8, Born Ohio
Chambers, William A., Age 5, Born Ohio
Chambers, Mary L., Age 2, Born Ohio
Chambers, Eldora A., Age 1, Born Ohio

1870 Federal Census Jackson Twp., Craw. Co., Ohio,  Roll 1186Book 1, Page 447b, Household #209:
Chambers, Samuel, Age 55, Farmer, Born Pennsylvania
Chambers, Jane, Age 51, Keeping house, Born Ohio
Chambers, Elisabeth M., Age 20, At home, Born Ohio
Chambers, Thomas J., Age 18, Farm laborer, Born Ohio
Chambers, James F., Age 16, Farm laborer, Born Ohio
Chambers, William A., Age 14, Farm laborer, Born Ohio
Chambers, Mary L., Age 12, At home, Born Ohio
Chambers, Eldora L., Age 12, At home, Born Ohio
Chambers, Samuel V., Age 7, At home, Born Ohio

1880 Federal Census, Jackson Twp., Crawford Co., Ohio - Family HistoryLibrary Film 1255003, NA Film Number T9-1003, Page Number 443A:
Jane CHAMBERS Self W Female W 61 OH Housekeeper PA PA
Elizabeth M. CHAMBERS Dau Female W 30 OH Housekeeper
Thomas J. CHAMBERS Son S Male W 28 OH Farmer
James F. CHAMBERS Son S Male W 26 OH Farmer
William A. CHAMBERS Son S Male W 24 OH Farmer
Mary C. CHAMBERS Dau S Female W 22 OH Housework
Dora A. CHAMBERS Dau S Female W 21 OH Housework
Samuel Vance CHAMBERS Son S Male W 17 OH ---

Samuel Purchased land from Wm. Snodgrass in Richland County, Ohio


1875-76 Crestline Classified Business Directory

Chambers, Dora A. --- teacher, living W. Bucyrus (teaching at West School, Crestline, Ohio)
Chambers, Francis (Maria) lab living Pearl
Chambers, Elizabeth --- living W. Bucyrus
Snodgrass, Francis --- butcher, living on Seltzer St.Chambers, Samuel V. --- RR clerk, living W. Bucyrus