Vol 1, p 373, story of Frederick Troxel, submitted by Mary Ann Stanldy Holloman. Abstracted as follows:
Frederick Troxel, (b 1 Mar 1791 VA, d 3 Apr 1862 Stanton, KS, bur Indianopolis Cemetery, Osawatomie, KS, poss son of Frederick Troxel, Sr., and Anna Hess) m 1st Jane Cox (b KY), m 2nd 14 May 1843 DeWitt Co, IL, to Alabama Williams Downen (b 27 Jul 1818 KY, d 19 Jun 1898 Osawatomie, KS, bur Elmdale Cemetery, Osawatomie, KS, her 1st husband was Job Downen, her 2nd husband was Frederick Hamman)
Children of Frederick Troxel and Jane Cox: Perry M. Troxel, Melvina Troxel, William Ford Troxel, Polly Ann Troxel, Malinda Jane Troxel, Samantha Troxel, Lucretia Troxel, Patsy Troxel, and Alexander Troxel
Children of Fredrick Troxel and Alabama Williams Downen: Harrison Troxel (b 1844 DeWitt Co, IL, d 1 Sep 1878, bur Oakdale Cemetery, Osawatomie, KS, m Emma -); Roxaluna Troxel (b 1845-46 DeWitt Co, IL, d 1935, bur Oakdale Cemetery, Osawatomie, KS, m 24 Dec 1864 Stanton Twp, Miami Co, KS, to Thomas Roberts); George Hill Troxel (b 14 Sep 1848 DeWitt Co, IL, d 21 Oct 1920 Osawatomie, bur Elmdale Cemetery, Oswatomie, KS, m 15 Dec 1880 Baxter Springs, KS, to Mary Nancy Patten).
Children of Alabama Williams and Job Downen: Louisa Downen (b 1839 IL, m - Stockwell); Margaret L. Downen (b 23 Sep 1840 DeWitt Co, IL, m 25 Apr 1859 to Rev. Robert H. Shearer).
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