Descendants of John Landers

Fifth Generation


72. William Henderson Landiss (Isaac Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 on 19 Mar 1812 in Bedford County, TN. He died 2 on 7 Feb 1893 in Carrolton, IL.

In 1816 moved to Crawford County, IN.

In 1827 moved to Carrollton, IL.

Expert woodsman, skilled hunter and marksman.

A photo of William in the 1880's is posted at
http://www.landiss.com/family/images/whl1880s.htm

His will dated 1890 is in the files of Daniel Jay Landiss.

http://www.landiss.com/family/chap07.htm has more information aboutWilliam.

A photo of William and Mary's tombstone is posted at
http://www.landiss.com/family/images/wh-mf-landiss.htm

William married 1 (1) Sarepta Crane on 24 Apr 1838. Sarepta was born 2 on 14 Apr 1816. She died 3 on 16 Aug 1839 in Carrolton, IL.

William married 1 (2) Jane Moore McEvers on 14 Jun 1840. Jane died 2 in Jul 1841.

Name also appears as Jane H. L. McEwen in Illinois Marriage Records.

William married 2 (3) Mary Frances Alverson 1 daughter of Benjamin Alverson and Mary Jeffries on 14 May 1846 in Illinois. Mary was born 3 on 4 Jan 1829. She died 4 on 22 Jan 1915.

They had the following children:

+ 336 F i Sarepta Jane Landiss was born on 15 Sep 1848. She died on 12 Mar 1913.
+ 337 F ii Catherine Sabina Landiss was born on 17 Dec 1849. She died on 3 Mar 1933.
+ 338 F iii Joanna Landiss was born on 2 Jul 1851. She died on 4 Jan 1937.
+ 339 F iv Frances Emmaline Landiss was born on 9 Apr 1853. She died on 2 May 1926.
+ 340 M v Isaac Landiss was born on 19 Aug 1855. He died on 17 Jun 1930.
+ 341 F vi Ella Jannete Landiss was born on 17 Nov 1857. She died on 1 Aug 1914.
+ 342 F vii Alice Minnie Landiss was born on 4 Jan 1861. She died on 30 Mar 1882.
+ 343 F viii Effie Maria Landiss was born on 2 Jun 1864. She died on 13 Dec 1891.
+ 344 M ix William Landiss Rev. was born on 2 Dec 1867. He died on 20 Jan 1949.

75. Mary Landiss (Isaac Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 on 29 Dec 1816 in Tennessee. She died 2 on 10 Mar 1856 in Carrollton, IL.

A photo of Mary's tombstone is posted at
http://www.landiss.com/family/images/marylandissbrown.htm

Mary married 1 John Brown on 28 Dec 1837.

They had the following children:

  345 M i Taylor Brown.
  346 M ii John Landiss Brown.
  347 F iii Fanny Brown.
  348 F iv Ann Brown.
  349 F v Alice Brown.
  350 F vi Mary Brown.

86. Martha Marie Smith (Frances Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 in 1819 in Crawford County, IN. She died 2 in 1882.

Martha married 1 Samuel Longest on 30 Nov 1836. Samuel was born 2 in 1817. He died 3 in 1865.

They had the following children:

  351 M i James Longest was born 1 in 1838.
+ 352 M ii John M. Longest was born in 1842. He died in 1874.
  353 F iii Mary Longest was born 1 in 1845.

Mary and William were twins.
  354 M iv William Longest was born 1 in 1845.
  355 F v Susan F. Longest was born 1 in 1854.
        Susan married 1 Silas Sloan on 17 Apr 1870.
  356 M vi A. P. Willard Longest was born 1 in 1856.
        A. P. Willard Longest married 1 Martha Mathers on 6 May 1876.

87. Malinda Smith (Frances Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 on 13 Dec 1823 in Crawford County, IN. She died 2 on 3 Feb 1873.

Malinda married 1 William Miller on 13 Feb 1844 in Crawford County, IN.

They had the following children:

+ 357 F i Fannie Jane Miller was born on 1 Jun 1845.
  358 M ii Peter D. Miller was born 1 in 1845.
        Peter married 1 Emiliy D. Bates in 1863.
  359 M iii John Y. Miller was born 1 in 1849.
  360 M iv Minor Miller was born 1 in 1850.
        Minor married 1 Mariah Dillman in 1873.

88. John Smith (Frances Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 in 1824.

John married 1 Anne E. Bruce on 27 Apr 1851.

They had the following children:

  361 F i Frances Smith 1.
        Frances married Andrew Miller 1.
  362 F ii Mattie Smith 1.
  363 F iii Jane Smith 1.
        Jane married ? Bass 1.
  364 M iv Minor Smith 1.
  365 M v John Smith 1.
  366 M vi Sherman Smith 1.
  367 M vii Joe Smith 1.

89. Minor Winne Poindexter Smith (Frances Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 on 13 Dec 1825 in Crawford County, IN. He died 2 on 16 May 1914.

Minor married 1 Margaret Beasley on 1 Feb 1852.

They had the following children:

  368 M i Franklin Smith was born 1 on 13 Nov 1852. He died 2 on 9 Jun 1854.
  369 M ii John Smith was born 1 in Sep 1854. He died 2 on 11 Nov 1854.
+ 370 F iii Martha Smith was born in 1856. She died in 1881.
+ 371 F iv Isabelle Smith was born in 1858.
  372 F v Fannie Smith was born 1 in 1859.
        Fannie married 1 Irvin Bobbitt in 1880.
  373 M vi William Henry Smith was born 1 in 1862. He died 2 in 1934.
  374 M vii Benham Smith was born 1 on 5 Jan 1865. He died 2 on 1 Oct 1925.
  375 M viii Wilshire J. Smith was born 1 on 17 Jan 1867. He died 2 on 26 Aug 1901.
  376 M ix George C. Smith was born 1 on 14 Feb 1869.
  377 M x Perry P. Smith was born 1 on 2 Apr 1871. He died 2 in 1950 in English, IN.
  378 F xi Alva Smith was born in 1873.
+ 379 F xii Alice Smith was born in 1873.
+ 380 M xiii Charles F. Smith was born in 1876. He died in 1938.
+ 381 M xiv James J. Smith was born in 1879.

90. Suzanne Smith (Frances Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 in 1828.

Suzanne married 1 Chesterfield Miller on 13 Sep 1846.

They had the following children:

  382 F i Mary E. Miller was born 1 in 1850.
        Mary married 1 James Rodgers in 1866.

91. Mary Henderson Landiss (John Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 on 26 Nov 1824 in Crawford County, IN. She died 2 on 5 Jun 1909.

Mary married (1) Samuel Bateman.

They had the following children:

  383 F i Ida Bateman.
        Ida married ? Kelly.
  384 M ii John K. Bateman.
  385 M iii Alpheus Bateman.
  386 M iv Carter Bateman.
  387 F v Alice Bateman.
        Alice married ? Coleman.
  388 F vi Cora Bateman.
        Cora married ? Lambdin.

Mary married 1 (2) Elijah Roberson on 17 Mar 1842. Elijah was born 2 in 1817 in Kentucky. He died 3 in 1895.

They had the following children:

  389 F vii Rowena Roberson 1.
        Rowena married 1 Jacob Land on 31 May 1885.
+ 390 F viii Elizabeth Jane Roberson was born on 20 May 1844. She died on 3 Mar 1916.
+ 391 F ix Cellesta Arabelle Roberson was born in 1846. She died in 1929.
  392 F x Susannah Roberson was born 1 in 1849 in Crawford County, IN.
  393 F xi Salena Roberson was born 1 in 1858.
        Salena married Alfred Gresham.
  394 F xii Mary A. Roberson was born 1 in 1862.
  395 F xiii Sarah A. Roberson was born 1 in Jul 1860.
        Sarah married 1 James Temple on 5 May 1878.
  396 M xiv Reuben P. M. Roberson was born 1 in 1864.
        Reuben married 1 Mettie Atkins on 4 Oct 1891.
  397 M xv Timothy H. Roberson was born 1 in 1867. He died 2 in 1952.
        Timothy married (1) Julia Wright Ballard 1.
        Timothy married 1 (2) Maggie Carnes on 11 Dec 1887.

92. Joseph Kincaid Landiss 1 (John Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 2 on 20 Jun 1830 in Crawford County, IN. He died 3 on 7 Jan 1914 in Crawford County, IN.

A "Joseph Landiss" is listed as a member of the "Grand Army of theRepublic, Post 530" in Grantsburgh, Crawford County, Indiana from 1896through 1906. It is probably this Joseph, not Joseph Landiss (died 1898,son of William Landiss and Elizabeth Kincaid).

Date of Birth listed as 26 Jun 1830 by Margaret E. Smith.

Joseph married 1 Mary Elizabeth Roberson on 14 Oct 1852 in Crawford County, IN. Mary was born 2 on 5 Jan 1836 in Crawford County, IN. She died 3 on 4 Jun 1892 in Crawford County, IN.

They had the following children:

+ 398 F i Sarah Jane Landiss was born on 5 Aug 1853. She died on 25 Dec 1939.
  399 M ii John Stephen Landiss was born 1 on 7 Sep 1859. He died 2 on 9 Mar 1860.
  400 M iii Charles Elsworth Landiss was born 1 on 21 Jan 1862. He died 2 on 18 Jan 1863.
  401 iv ? Landiss was born 1 on 8 Dec 1863. ? Landiss died 2 on 8 Dec 1863.
+ 402 F v Canna Ann Landiss was born on 20 May 1866. She died on 21 May 1938.
+ 403 F vi Methe Marcella Landiss was born in Oct 1867. She died on 17 Apr 1906.
  404 F vii Phyloria J. Landiss was born 1 on 30 Sep 1869. She died 2 on 16 Jul 1870.
  405 F viii Mary Edith Landiss was born 1 on 21 Feb 1872. She died 2 on 27 Sep 1873.
  406 F ix Minnie Angeline Landiss was born 1 on 17 Mar 1878. She died 2 on 22 Nov 1957.
        Minnie married (1) Claude Miller 1.
        Minnie married 1 (2) George Longest on 5 Oct 1911.

93. Elizabeth D. Landiss (John Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 on 6 Mar 1834 in Crawford County, IN. She died 2 on 2 Jun 1908 in Crawford County, IN.

Elizabeth married 1 Peter Dillman on 6 Oct 1853 in Crawford, IN. Peter was born 2 on 5 Dec 1833 in Floyd, IN. He died 3 on 1 Oct 1899 in Mt. Carmel, IL.

Peter Dillman and Elizabeth Landiss adopted Clyde Straughn, son ofJemimah Hattie Dillman, and raised him as a Dillman.

They had the following children:

  407 F i Cyntha Jane Dillman 1 was born 2 on 14 Oct 1854 in Crawford County, IN. She died 3 on 7 Mar 1926 in Crawford County, IN.
+ 408 M ii John Michael Dillman was born on 27 Sep 1856. He died on 29 Aug 1934.
+ 409 M iii David Hendrix Dillman was born on 21 Nov 1858. He died on 3 Jul 1938.
+ 410 M iv Joseph H. Dillman was born in 1861. He died in 1926.
+ 411 F v Susanna E. Dillman was born in 1863.
+ 412 F vi Jemimah Hattie Dillman was born on 3 Aug 1866. She died on 26 Apr 1886.
  413 M vii George Taylor Dillman was born 1 in 1871. He died 2 on 30 Dec 1871.
  414 M viii Samuel S. Dillman was born 1 on 8 Oct 1872. He died 2 on 26 Oct 1882.
  415 M ix Francis S. Dillman was born 1 in 1874.
  416 M x Stephen R. Dillman was born 1 in 1876.
  417 F xi Mary Jane Dillman was born 1 on 14 Oct 1854. She died 2 on 16 Dec 1854.
  418 M xii Rawson Eldridge Dillman was born 1 on 3 Apr 1875 in English, IN. He died 2 on 29 Dec 1929 in Priest River, ID.
  419 M xiii Clyde Taylor Dillman was born 1 on 21 Apr 1886 in Crawford County, IN. He died 2 on 15 Jan 1966 in New Albany, IN.

Per Daniel Dillman [ddillman@mn.astound.net]:

Clyde was adopted by grandfather Peter Dillman and took the Dillman nameafter the death of his mother Jemimah Hattie Dillman. He was formerlyknown as Clyde Straughn, q.v. On his Social Security application he gavehis middle name as Pabler (Taylor transcribed wrong?) and his parents asPeter and Elizabeth.
        Clyde married 2 Arminthia Belle Wiseman 1 on 14 Aug 1904 in Crawford, IN. Arminthia was born 3 in 1886 in Leavenworth, IN. She died 4 in 1919 in Jeffersonville, IN.

94. William Landiss (John Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 on 6 Sep 1836 in Crawford County, IN. He died 2 on 14 Jan 1908.

William married 1 Idella Grant daughter of Levi Grant and Sarah ? on 11 Dec 1856. Idella was born 2, 3 in 1836. She died 4 in 1903.

They had the following children:

  420 F i Alice A. Landiss died 1 in 1868.
+ 421 F ii Sarah J. Landiss was born in 1858. She died on 20 Apr 1945.
  422 F iii Lucy Elizabeth Landiss was born 1 on 23 Jan 1859 in Crawford County, IN. She died 2 on 13 Apr 1952.
        Lucy married 1 Daniel R. Lambdin on 2 Jan 1892.
  423 F iv Willie Ann Landiss was born 1 in 1871.
        Willie married 1 James Evan Jones on 15 Dec 1891.
  424 F v Dora E. Landiss was born 1 in 1874.
        Dora married 1 James W. Sloan in 1894.
+ 425 M vi Charles Henderson Landis was born in Aug 1880. He died on 6 Jan 1961.

95. Lucy Jane Landiss (John Landiss , William Landiss , John , John ) was born 1 on 12 Oct 1838 in Crawford County, IN.

Lucy married 1 Greenbury Theodore Grant son of Levi Grant and Sarah ? on 24 Feb 1858. Greenbury was born 2 in 1840 in Harrison County, IN.

Listed in 1850 Crawford County, IN census as "Larira An".

They had the following children:

  426 M i Lafayette Grant 1.
        Lafayette married Cynthia Meriwether 1.
  427 F ii Nellie Grant was born in 1858.
        Nellie married ? Scott 1.
  428 F iii Annie M. Grant was born 1 in 1859.
        Annie married Henry Pettigo.
  429 F iv Sarah E. Grant was born 1 in 1862.
  430 M v John A. Grant was born 1 in 1864.

Is the the same John Grant who married Cellesta Arabelle Roberson?Probably too young.
  431 F vi Idella Jane Grant was born 1 in 1866.
  432 M vii William Sherman Grant was born 1 in 1868.
        William married Zonia Bell 1.
  433 M viii George K. Grant was born 1 in 1871.
        George married Omie Weathers 1.
  434 F ix Inis A. Grant was born 1 on 4 Apr 1877. She died 2 on 17 Oct 1980.
        Inis married Perry Vandeveer 1.

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