Josiah P "Silias" Starner

22 September 1834–3 September 1918 (Age 83)
Jackson Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States

The Life of Josiah P "Silias"

When Josiah P "Silias" Starner was born on 22 September 1834, in Jackson Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, his father, Daniel Starner, was 24 and his mother, Grace Helms, was 29. He married Molly Mary Ogle on 28 April 1859, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Cass Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1870 and Jackson, Muskingum, Ohio, United States for about 30 years. He died on 3 September 1918, in Jackson Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Frazeysburg, Muskingum, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Josiah P "Silias" Starner
1834–1918
Molly Mary Ogle
1836–1917
Marriage: 28 April 1859
Ida Francis Starner
1860–1941
Eva Ellen Starner
1861–1950
Martin Starner
1863–
James S. Starner
1865–
Charles Melvin Starner
1867–1915
Mary Olive Starner
1869–1960
Milton Ira Starner
1872–
Nora Estella Starner
1873–1900
Infant Starner
1874–
Lillie Leota Starner
1875–1943
Herman Edwin Starner
1877–1962

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 April 1859
Muskingum, Ohio, United States
children

(11)

    Ida Francis Starner

    Female1860–1941Female

    Female1861–1950Female

    Martin Starner

    Male1863–Male

    James S. Starner

    Male1865–Male

    Charles Melvin Starner

    Male1867–1915Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Starner

    Male1810–1890Male

    Grace Helms

    Female1805–1906Female

siblings

(9)

    Nelson Starner

    Male1822–Male

    Electa Jane Starner

    Female1827–1914Female

    John H. Starner

    Male1829–Male

    Mary Maria Staver

    Female1832–1914Female

    Female1834–1902Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 2

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 26

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

German or English: unexplained.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Josiah Starner in household of Daniel Starner, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Josiah Starner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Josiah Starner, "United States Census, 1860"

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