Branch No. 20


 

 

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Branch Captain: Vicky Latta-McClain, 1216 West Elm Street, Kokomo, IN 46901, v.latta-mccain@sbcglobal.net

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LAST NUMBER USED: 30
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                                                                                               1 JAMES (1) LATTA


Born April 3, 1785 at ____; d. September 5, 1826; m. Elizabeth Smith who was born April 21, 1781 and died May 3, 1854. They are both buried in the Miffin Township Cemetery, Gahanna, Franklin County, Ohio. They lived in Westmoreland Co., Pa. and in April 1818,
removed to Gahanna, Franklin Co., Ohio. (See branch 1, family 6, and Notes on Connection of Branches).

Children:
2 WILLIAM (2) b. May 15, 1814 in Westmoreland Co, PA; d. May 29, 1883.
7 MARY (2) b. 1809; d. October 3, 1818 at age 10 y and 5 mo of age, buried in the Miffin Township Cemetery.
8 JAMES (2) b. September 29, 1819; d. June 4, 1820.
9 ELIZABETH (2) b. September 2, 1816; d. October 24, 1822 at 6 y & 1 mo of age, buried in the Miffin Township Cemetery.
3 JOHN (2). b. August 10, 1819 in Franklin Co., Ohio; d. July 10, 1883 at Gahanna, Franklin Co., OH.
10 HANNAH (2) b. 1816; d. April 1898; m. George Scott. Children: John m. Miss Beecher.  Katharine m. John Berry. Phebe. Andrew. In 1903 all lived in Miami Co., Ind.
11 MARTHA (2) m. Eli Cook. In 1904 lived at Westerville, Franklin Co., O.R.F.D. Children: Eliza. Sarah. James. Martha m. John M. Pugh of Columbus, Ohio.
12 SARAH M. (2) b. September 15, 1805; d. when her daughter was small. She m. Mr. Lytle. One child: Elizabeth b. May 14, 1832 who m. William T. Underwood November 12, 1859. In 1904 living at Reynoldsburg, Ohio. One daughter, Mrs. C. G. Smith, living Reynoldsburg, Ohio.

http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~rocky/Franklin_Cemeteries/index.html


Cemetery Inscription at Gahanna, Ohio, James Latta d. September 5, 1869 aged 41 y. 5 m. 2d. This would make him born May 3, 1828. In the Memorandum Book a Marriage Record, Franklin Co., Ohio April 8, 1823, Martha Latta to Benjamin S. Leach. Who are James and Martha?

                                                                                           2 WILLIAM (2) LATTA


James (1). Born in Westmoreland Co., Pa. May 15, 1814; d. May 29, 1883; m. Anna Albery on November 12, 1840. She was born on November 1, 1819 and died on August 3, 1881. They are both buried in the Chili Cemetery, Richland Township, Miami County, Indiana. His tombstone reads: William Latta, d. May 29, 1883; ae 69y-14d. Hers reads: Anna Latta, wife of William, Nov. 1, 1819-August 3, 1881, ae 61y-9m-2d. They moved from Franklin Co., Ohio to Miami Co., Ind. in November of 1861 with their family. "W. Latta" is listed in Richland Township as a landowner in 1877. 1880 Census - Richland, Miami Co., Indiana - William Latta, age 66, born PA, father born PA, mother born PA, Anna Latta, wife, age 66, born OH, father born MD, mother born OH; Lizzie Deal, 18, servant.

Children:
13 ELIZABETH (3) b. November 20, 1841; d. October 11, 1862. Buried in the Chili Cemetery. Tombstone reads: Elizabeth Latta, d. Oct. 11, 1862, ae 20y-10m-21d.
14 BYRON (3) b. May 29, 1843; d. March 10, 1872. Buried in the Chili Cemetery. Military marker - Byron Latta, Corp. 14 Ind. L.A., no dates for service. d. Mar. 10, 1872, ae 28y-9m-11d.
4 CLARK (3) b. Jan. 9, 1845; d. 1927. Buried in the Chili Cemetery. Military marker - Clark Latta, Corp Co. L12 Ind. Cav. - no dates for service. 1845-1927.
15 MAYETT (3) b. March 30, 1873; d. ____; m. J.B. Harris.
16 HENRY W. (3) b. July 18, 1846. 1880 Census - Richland, Miami Co., Ind. - Latta, Henry W., age 32, born OH, father born PA, mother born OH; Malinda, wife, age 30, born OH, father born OH, mother born PA; John H. Click, BroL, 32, laborer, born OH. - William and Anna Latta were listed as living next door.)
17 HERMAN (3) b. November 18, 1849); d. February 27, 1875. Buried in the Chili Cemetery, Richland Township, Miami Co., Ind. Tombstone says: Harman J. Latta, d. Feb. 27, 1875, ae 25y-3m-9d.

                                                                                              3 JOHN (2) LATTA


James (1). Born August 10, 1819 in Franklin Co., Ohio; d. July 10, 1883 at Gahanna, Franklin Co., Ohio, age 64y 11m; m. Phoebe Paull. She was born on March 26, 1816 and died on December 29, 1910, at the age of 94y 9m. Both buried in the Miffin Township Cemetery, Gahanna, Franklin County, Ohio. Farmer. Lived all his life in Mifflin Tp. Franklin Co., Ohio. 1880 Census - Miffin, Franklin Co., OH - Latta, John, age 61, born OH, father born PA, mother born PA; Thebe Latta, wife, age 63, born WV, father born WV; mother born WV; Frank Latta, age 27, son, born OH; Nellie Latta, DauL, age 26, born OH, Grace Latta, GDau, age 2, born OH. In 1903 children all living at Gahanna, Ohio.

Children:
5 FRANK M. (3) b. Feb. 17, 1853.
18 MELISSA (3) b. November 7, 1844; m. L.G. Stygler of Gahanna, Ohio. Children:
David L. Frank m. Ella Reiselt. Nettie m. North Trout of Pa. Three children.
19 ELIZABETH (3) b. December 4, 1848; d. January 1886; m. John Short of
Gahanna, Ohio who d. February 1884. Children: Gertrude. Ethel. Raymand L.



                                                                                               4 CLARK (3) LATTA


William (2) James (1). Born January 9, 1845; d. 1927; m. Sarah Frances Donavan, November 1868. She was born on Dec. 6, 1845 and died on Feb. 9, 1909. They are both buried in the Chili Cemetery, Richland Township, Miami Co., Indiana. Clark was a Corporal "L" Co. 12th Ind. Vol. Cavalry, Civil War. Enrolled December 11, 1863 at Peru, Ind. Mustered into service January 12, 1864 at Kendallsville, Ind. Mustered out and honorably discharged November 10, 1865 at Vicksburg, Miss. 1880 Census, Richland, Miami Co., Ind. - Latta, Clark, age 35, born OH, father born PA, mother born OH; Frances Latta, age 33, born OH; William E. Latta, age 10, born Ind.; Homer C. Latta, age 5, born Ind.; George Walton, 18, servant, Catharine Davidson, 37, servant. In August 1900 was on Rural Route No. 1, Peru, Miami Co., Ind. 1920 Census - Peru, Miami County, Indiana - Clark Latta, age 78, born in Ohio, widowed, retired, living with daughter Eva M., age 35, and her husband Imer R. Helvia, age 36, born in Indiana. Eva was also listed as born in Indiana. Their children were Clifford L. and Robert E.

Children:
20 WILLIAM E. (4) b. abt. 1870 in Ind.
21 HOMER C. (4) b. November 6, 1874; d. 1942; m. Estelle "Stella" Mull. She was born 1875; d. 1945. Both buried in the Chili Cemetery.
22 EVA M. (4) b. November 2, 1884; m. Imer R. Helvia.
28 ROSA M. (4) b. 1872; d. 1873. Buried in the Chili Cemetery.
29 HATTIE (4) buried in the Chili Cemetery. Only date on tombstone is 1880. Buried beside of Sarah F. and Rosa M.

 

 


                                                                                      5 FRANK M. (3) LATTA


John (2) James (1). Born at Gahanna, Ohio February 17, 1853; d. April 25, 1934; m. Nellie E. Chrysler on October 13, 1875. She was born August 6, 1853 in Virginia (now West Virginia) and died January 2, 1903 at Gahanna, Ohio. They are both buried in the Old Gahanna Cemetery, now the Mifflin Township Cemetery.

Children all born at Gahanna.
23 GRACE ADELLA (4) b. abt. 1878; m. Robert James of Delaware. There is an Adella Latta Women's Circle at the Miffin Presbyterian Church in Miffin, Ohio, near Gahanna. Was this women's circle named after Grace Adella Latta? (Church contact - mshirley@miffinpres.org)
24 RUTH MOREA (4) b. May 23, 1889; d. March 9, 1890. Buried in the Mifflin Township Cemetery.

There is also a tombstone for - LATTA Adelle Miller Aug 14 1863-Jan 6 1939, in the Mifflin Township Cemetery, but she has not been placed yet in this branch.

 

 

                                                                                        16 HENRY W. (3) LATTA


William (2) James (1). Born July 18, 1846; d. _______________; m. Malinda/Melinda ________; Lived in Richland, Miami County, Indiana in 1880. 1880 Census - Richland, Miami Co., Ind. - Latta, Henry W., age 32, born OH, father born PA, mother born OH; Malinda, wife, age 30, born OH, father born OH, mother born PA; John H. Click, BroL, 32, laborer, born OH. - William and Anna Latta were listed as living next door.)

Children:
27 OTTIE G. (4) d. August 20, 1875, ae. 8m-16d. Buried in the Chili Cemetery, Richland Township, Miami Co., Inc.
 

 



                                                                                        20 WILLIAM (4) LATTA


Clark (4) William (2) James (1). Born March 16, 1870; d. 1944; m. Alice Grumpp. Alice was born in 1874 and died in 1952. Her parents were born in Germany. 1920 Census - Richland, Miami Co., Ind. - William Latta, age 49, born in Indiana, father and mother born in Ohio, farmer; wife Alice, age 45, born in Ind.; son, Vern C., age 23, born in Ind., farmer, at home; daughter Loa M., age 21, born in Ind.; daughter Helen M., age 19, born in Ind.; daughter Esther M., age 6, born in Ind. They are both buried in the Chili Cemetery, Richland Township, Miami Co., Ind. In 1900 lived at Pettysville, Ind.

Children:
25 VERNON C. (5) b. abt. 1897 in Indiana; m. Mary Maus on June 27, 1921 in Mexico, Indiana. In a 1926 cookbook of the Home Extension Clubs of Miami County, Mary Latta submitted a receipt for "Banana Pie."
26 LOA M. (5) b. abt. 1899 in Indiana.

31 HELEN M. (5) b. abt. 1901 in Indiana.
32 ESTHER M. (5) b. abt. 1913 in Indiana.

 

 

                                                                                      21 HOMER C. (4) LATTA


Clark (3) William (2) James (1). b. November 6, 1874; d. 1942; m. Estelle "Stella" Mull. She was born in 1876 and died in 1945. They are both buried in the Chili Cemetery, Richland Township, Miami County, Indiana.

Children:
30 INFANT SON (5) Jan. 26, 1906 (one date only) on tombstone in Chili Cemetery.


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1920 Census - Peru, Miami County, Indiana

Charles Latta, age 36, born in Indiana, fireman helper, electric freight, father born in Illinois. Wife, Muriel Latta, age 30, born in Indiana; Kathline, daughter, age 6; Paul, son, age 4; and daughter Lenciel, age 2.

William Latta, age 27, born in Indiana, electric (unreadable), father born in Indiana, mother born in Indiana; wife Ruth, age 24, born in Indiana; son Robert (age unreadable), and son Ralph (age unreadable - looks like under one year).