I am looking for a connection between the DEVOR family who lived in Monroe County, Indiana about 1822 and the family of Jesse DaVAR / DeVER aka Jesse TATE who appears on the 1840 Monroe County census. Does anyone have information about Christopher or Henry and their families?
Name: Christopher DEVOR
Birth 1785 in New Jersey
Moved Monroe Co., Indiana (1822)
Land Record There are land entries for a Christopher DeVor (80 acres in 1823) and Henry DeVor (40 acres in 1843) in Bean Blossom Twp of Monroe Co., Indiana. The land is near the boundary with Owen County and near the Monroe Co. town of Stinesville.
Moved Fountain Co., (AKA Parke Co.), Indiana (1835)
1. Fanny WILSON
Marriage bef 1822
Children** Wilson DEVOR
Children** They had 12 children. Child number 4, Wilson DeVore, married into the Whisenand family.
1. Betty M. Mann, Editor. "The Devore / De Vore Families: 1500-1992".
Published by Betty M. Mann
Printed by Walsworth Publishing Company
Marceline, MO, USA
Milton M. Ferguson, Publishers Representative
Hillsdale, MI. cited by Alan W. Tate.
2. Alan W. Tate. (he cited the Monroe Co. Land records)