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Descendants of Daniel Joseph Preston



First Generation


1. Daniel Joseph Preston was born on 6 Apr 1852 in Logan County, Ohio and died on 1 Aug 1928 in Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio.

General Notes:Preston;English-Scottish, one who came from Preston (priest's homestead), the name of many places in England, or from the barony of Preston in Midlothian. Preston is or was a local Scottish name of a place, now more often described as Craiigmillar in Midlothian. It could, if the English origin is agreed, have come from Preston in England. Preston is one of several of the noble houses that came from Hungary in the train of Atheling to Scotland, with the future Queen Margaret.
Daniel and Mina L. were listed in the 1900 census for Brown Township, Paulding County, Ohio with children. Calvin,Bertha,Clarence,Lizzie,Harry and Pearl.
The census stated that Mina had 8 children with 7 of them living at the time.
Possible parents, Obediah Preston and Lydia Flowers. No proof found as yet.
Lived At 1524 Blanchard Ave., Findley Ohio

Daniel married Wilhelmina Stephens, daughter of Joshua Stephens and Margaret Weaver, on 27 Jan 1879 in Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio. Wilhelmina was born on 1 Feb 1858 in Bowersville, Jeffeson Township, Greene County, Ohio and died on 15 Mar 1923 in Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio.


Children from this marriage were:

   2 M    i. Calvin E. Preston was born on 4 Apr 1880 in Pleasant Township, Van Wert County, Ohio.

General Notes:Lived At 947 Morse St., Findley, Ohio

Calvin married Mary McCurdy on 23 Dec 1900 in Paulding County, Ohio. Mary was born about 1882.

   3 F    ii. Viola Preston was born on 29 Oct 1882 in Ridge Township, Van Wert County, Ohio.

Viola married Arthur Bosworth on 19 Apr 1899 in Paulding County, Ohio. Arthur was born about 1880.

4 F    iii. Bertha May Preston was born on 16 Nov 1884 in Ridge Township., Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio, died on 15 Apr 1966 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio and was buried in Swan Creek Cemetery, Monclova, Lucas County, Ohio.
   5 F    iv. Clara Preston was born on 13 Jan 1887 in Ridge Township, Van Wert County, Ohio.
   6 M    v. Clarence O. Preston was born on 2 May 1889 in Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio.
   7 F    vi. Elizabeth Preston was born on 21 Jun 1891 in Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio.

Elizabeth married Charles E. Gary on 21 Aug 1911 in Paulding County, Ohio. Charles was born about 1889.

8 M    vii. Harry Preston was born on 28 May 1894 in Paulding County, Ohio and died on 12 Mar 1970 in Hancock County, Findley, Ohio.
   9 M    viii. Frederick Preston was born on 23 Sep 1896 in Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio.
   10 F    ix. Pearl Preston was born on 14 Mar 1898 in Paulding County, Ohio.
   11 M    x. Charles E. Preston was born on 26 Jan 1903 in Paulding County, Ohio.

Second Generation (Children)


4. Bertha May Preston (Daniel Joseph1) was born on 16 Nov 1884 in Ridge Township., Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio, died on 15 Apr 1966 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio and was buried in Swan Creek Cemetery, Monclova, Lucas County, Ohio.

Bertha married Perry Commodore Williamson, son of Joseph Williamson and Anna, about 1904. Perry was born on 19 Sep 1873, died on 2 Jul 1931 in Lucas County, Ohio and was buried in Swan Creek Cemetery, Monclova, Lucas County, Ohio.


Children from this marriage were:

   12 M    i. Wilbert Roosevelt Williamson was born on 21 Jul 1904 in Melrose, Paulding County, Ohio, died on 25 Nov 1985 in Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio and was buried on 27 Nov 1985 in Champion Cemetery, Champion, Trumbull County, Ohio.

General Notes:287-05-8965

Wilbert married Mabel Harriet Harter, daughter of Edgar Edwin Harter and Rufena Ann Nigh, on 1 Mar 1927 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Mabel was born on 30 Sep 1908 in Melrose, Paulding County, Ohio, died on 29 Nov 1984 in Madison, Ohio and was buried on 3 Dec 1984 in Champion Cemetery, Champion, Trumbull County, Ohio.

   13 F    ii. Faye Farazina Williamson was born on 21 Jun 1906 in Melrose, Paulding County, Ohio, died on 30 Apr 1986 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio and was buried in Swan Creek Cemetery, Monclova, Lucas County, Ohio.

Faye married Robert Norman Adams on 21 Apr 1948 in Canada. Robert was born about 1904.

   14 M    iii. Joseph Williamson was born on 28 Jul 1907 in Melrose, Paulding County, Ohio and died on 30 Sep 1980 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio.

General Notes:302-07-7761

Joseph married Leora Jeannette Lemming, daughter of Gilbert Alexander Lemming and Myrtle May McCarley, on 9 Mar 1931 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Leora was born on 15 Aug 1912 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio and died on 17 Oct 1977 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio.

   15 F    iv. Mary Louise Williamson was born on 28 Apr 1909 in Melrose, Paulding County, Ohio, died on 26 Feb 1972 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio and was buried in Swan Creek Cemetery, Monclova, Lucas County, Ohio. Another name for Mary was Lou.

Mary married Delbert Golden Krontz, son of Delbert Charles Krontz and Nora Rindabelle Purtee, on 29 Mar 1926. Delbert was born on 10 Mar 1908, died on 23 Feb 1982 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio and was buried in Swan Creek Cemetery, Monclova, Lucas County, Ohio.

   16 F    v. Lillie Irene Williamson was born on 5 Nov 1910 in Melrose, Paulding County, Ohio and died on 4 Nov 1911 in Melrose, Paulding County, Ohio.

Bertha next married Jacob Matzinger, son of Issac Matzinger and Cleo Miller, on 1 Oct 1931 in Bowling Green, Wood County, Ohio. Jacob was born on 23 Sep 1863 in Switzerland and died in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio.

8. Harry Preston (Daniel Joseph1) was born on 28 May 1894 in Paulding County, Ohio and died on 12 Mar 1970 in Hancock County, Findley, Ohio.

Harry married Mabel Marie Uhlenhaker on 22 Feb 1913. Mabel was born about 1896 and died on 25 Jul 1956.


Children from this marriage were:

   17 M    i. Foda Frederick Preston was born on 8 Aug 1913.
   18 F    ii. Elsie Pearl Preston was born on 19 Jan 1915.

Elsie married Harold Williamson. Harold was born about 1913.

   19 F    iii. Aldyth Lucille Preston was born on 18 Jul 1916 and died on 15 Dec 1918.
   20 F    iv. Mina Beatrice Preston was born on 20 Apr 1918 and died on 14 Dec 1979.

Mina married Stevens. Stevens was born about 1916.

   21 F    v. Edith Luella Preston was born on 30 Nov 1919.

Edith married Snyder. Snyder was born about 1917.

   22 F    vi. Ruth Eileen Preston was born on 6 Mar 1922.

Ruth married Augsburger. Augsburger was born about 1920.

   23 M    vii. Paul Richard Preston was born on 23 Jul 1924.
   24 M    viii. Harry James Preston was born on 15 Oct 1929 and died on 12 Jul 1937.
   25 M    ix. Daniel Edwin Preston was born on 24 Apr 1931.
   26 F    x. Rosemary Lynn Preston was born on 24 Sep 1934.

Rosemary married Don Ferguson. Don was born about 1932.

   27 F    xi. Norma Jean Preston was born on 3 Nov 1937.

Norma married Dave Baker. Dave was born about 1935.

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