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Our SNODGRASS Family
Personal Information Page for

Robert Campbell Snodgrass
October 6, 1823 -
(c/o
William Snodgrass and Margaret of Canton Twp.),
h/o Agness Sayer

The following information has been found and documented with respect to this individual. A great deal of my Personal Information can be credited to the hard work of Charlou Dolan and her Snodgrass Source Books. Thank you also to Suzie, Patty, and Mac. You have been fantastic!

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Introduction
As an heir in estate of his father William Snodgrass of Canton Twp., refer to Last Will and Testament
1850 Federal Census, Washington Co., Pennsylvania
1870 Federal Census Marion County, West Virginia
Signator in the sale of land on January 4, 1858
Snodgrass Family Bible records
Other miscellaneous facts

Introduction

Robert Campbell Snodgrass, b.Oct.3, 1823, m.Elizabeth Agness Sayer, also known as Eliza or Lizzie, who was b.abt.1816 in Pa. Although it is unknown whether or not they had any children, Robert and his wife raised two of her nephews, James Sayer and Charles Sayer.

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1850 Federal Census Canton Twp., Washington Co., Pennsylvania
Canton Twp.

Snodgrass, Robert --- age 25 --- farmer --- born Pa.
Snodgrass, Eliza --- age 34 --- born Pa.
Sayer, James --- age 5 --- born Pa.

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1870 Federal Census, Marion County, West Virginia
Lincoln Twp., Marion Co., West Virginia

Snodgrass, Robert --- age 46 --- farmer --- born Pa.
Laycock, Abner C. --- age 37 --- farmer --- born Pa.
Snodgrass, Eliza --- age 45 --- keeping house --- born Pa.
Patterson, Jemima --- age 16 --- born Ill.

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Signator in 1858 land sales

Deed Bk. 3-T, pg. 191: Robert C. Snodgrass & Eliza Agnes his wife, Phillip Lewellen & Sarah his wite, Hamilton Vankirk & Eliza his wife, Elisha Ely & Kesiah his wife, William Snodgrass & Rachel his wife, & Robert Jackson & Margaret his wife of the first part to Samuel Snodgrass --- &350.00 --- all their right, title, interest, property, claim --- a certain tract of land lying in Canton Twp, Washington Co., PA --- 96 acres & 22 perches the same being the 1/2 of the home farm of the late William Snodgrass deceased, together with all our right, title, interest and claim in --- the estate of James Snodgraas, under the will of the said Willian Snodgrass deceased --- Signatures acknowledged in Washington Co., PA: Robert C. Snodgrass & Eliza Agnes his wife, Philip Luellen & Sarah his wife, Hamilton Vankirk & Eliza his wife, Elisha Ely & Kesiah his wife, Robert Jackson & Margaret his wife --- Signature witnessed in City of Pittsburgh: Eliza A. Snodgrass.
Signatures witnessed in Crawford Co., OH: William Snodgrass & Rachel his wife (these signatures wlthessed by Mary H. Snodgrass & John Franz) --- Recorded 4 Jan 1858.

Deed Bk. 3-U, pg. 66: Robert C. Snodgrass & Eliza Agnes his wife, Philip Lewellan & Sarah his wife, Hamilton Vankirk & Eliza his wife, Elisha Ely & Kesiah his wife, & William Snodgrass & Rachel his wife, & Samuel Snodgraas & Lesette his wife to Robert Jackson --- $2850.25 --- all their claim --- to a certain tract of land --- in Canton Twp., Washington Co., PA, adjoining lands with those of Joseph Clark, Richard Jolly, John Jolly, Joseph Clark, Samuel Snodgrass, & John McClain containing 96 agcres & 122 perches --- being the 1/2 of the home farm of the late William Snodgrass, dec'ed, together with all our right --- to the estate of James Snodgrass under the will of his said father William Snodgrass, dec'd --- Signatures recorded in Washington Co., PA: Robert C. Snodgrass, Philip Lewellen & Sarah his wife, Hamilton Vankirk & Elixa his wife, Elisha Ely & Keziah his wife, & Samuel Snodgrass & Lesette his wife.

Signature acknowledged in City of Pittsburgh: Eliia A. Snodgrass.
Signatures acknowledged in Crawford Co., OH: William Snodgrass & Rachel his wife --- Recorded 4 Jun 1858.

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Snodgrass Family Bible
Remenants of a family bible were turned over to the South Western Genealogy Society in Washington Co., Pa. Information appears updated in records -Samuel Snodgrass Family Records

Samuel Snodgrass Family Records

Robbert Cambel was boarn Oct the 6th 1823
William Snodgrass was boarn Febuary the 12th 1768
Margaret Snodgrass was boarn Aprile the 15th 1780
William and Margaret wase married December the 27th 1798

Births of the Snodgrass Family

Jean was boarn Aprile the 19th 1800
Sally bel was boarn June 27th 1802
James Patterson (Snodgrass) was boarn Sept 21 1804
William was boarn Dec the 19 1807
Mary was boarn April 7th 1809
Eliza was boarn October the 11th 1810
Margaret was boarn January the 9 1813
Samuel was boarn March the 4th 1815
John was boarn April 4th 1817
Kezia Brotherton was boarn April 26th 1819
Mary Hannh was boarn May the 31st 1821

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Other miscellaneous facts

According to History of Washington Co., Pa. by J.H. Beers & Co. Robert Campbell Snodgrass raised two of his wife's nephews, James Patterson Sayer and Charles B. Sayer (pg.343)
In 1868 he was living in Marion County, W. Virginia, home address was Sunset Farm, Buffalo Creek (near Farmington)
April 1858, deed book 3-T, pg.191. Living in Toledo, Franklin Twp., Wash.Co., Pa.

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