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  Genealogy: Family Histories

John Small Family

    Compiled and Edited by Michael R. Reilly

Last Revised 03/03/2005

Descendants of John Small

Generation No. 1

 

1. JOHN1 SMALL was born 1799 in Perthshire, Scotland, and died November 29, 1873. He married ISABELLE RODGERS in Scotland. She was born Abt. 1800 in Perthshire, Scotland, and died 1886.

More About JOHN SMALL:

Emigration 1: 1841, On the ship "Peruvian", making their way to Buffalo, NY.

Emigration 2: Bef. July 04, 1842, Moved to Town of Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Occupation: Bef. 1841, Weaver

Residence: 1842, 1/4 section of unimproved land; paid $8 for a cow in Milwaukee, out of $10 the family had.

More About JOHN SMALL and ISABELLE RODGERS:

Marriage: Scotland

 

Children of JOHN SMALL and ISABELLE RODGERS are:

2. i. WILLIAM2 SMALL, b. October 05, 1824, Perthshire, Scotland.

ii. JEANETTE SMALL, b. 1826, Perthshire, Scotland; d. 1917; m. ISAAC B. SMITH, April 28, 1849, Town of Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin; b. December 25, 1822, Bradwell, Oxfordshire, England; d. November 22, 1900.

More About JEANETTE SMALL:

Burial: Forest Hill, Pewaukee, Waukesha, Wisconsin

More About ISAAC SMITH and JEANETTE SMALL:

Marriage: April 28, 1849, Town of Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin

iii. ELIZABETH SMALL, b. August 16, 1828, Perthshire, Scotland; d. 1906, Pewaukee, Waukesha, Wisconsin; m. RUSSELL WAITE, May 04, 1848; b. May 04, 1818, Cortland Co., NY; d. 1891, Pewaukee, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

More About ELIZABETH SMALL:

Burial: Forest Hill, Pewaukee, Waukesha, Wisconsin

More About RUSSELL WAITE and ELIZABETH SMALL:

Marriage: May 04, 1848

iv. CHRISTIANA SMALL, b. Bef. 1841, Perthshire, Scotland; m. ROBERT RODGERS, March 09, 1854, Town of Lisbon, Waukesha County, Wisconsin; b. Scotland.

More About ROBERT RODGERS and CHRISTIANA SMALL:

Marriage: March 09, 1854, Town of Lisbon, Waukesha County, Wisconsin

v. ISABELLE SMALL, b. Bef. 1841; m. JOSEPH COUNSEL, June 02, 1862.

More About JOSEPH COUNSEL:

Residence: 1862, Oconomowoc, Waukesha, Wisconsin

More About JOSEPH COUNSEL and ISABELLE SMALL:

Marriage: June 02, 1862

vi. CATHRINE SMALL, b. Aft. 1841; m. RICHARD TOWERS, March 31, 1863, Waukesha County; b. England.

More About RICHARD TOWERS:

Residence: 1863, Town of Lisbon, Waukesha County, Wisconsin

More About RICHARD TOWERS and CATHRINE SMALL:

Marriage: March 31, 1863, Waukesha County

vii. MARY JANE SMALL, b. 1845, Town of Lisbon, Waukesha County, Wisconsin; m. MATTHEW HOWITT; b. Bet. 1837 - 1838; d. 1914, Town of Lisbon, Waukesha County, Wisconsin.

More About MATTHEW HOWITT:

Date born 2: 1838

Died 2: 1914

Elected 1: Pewaukee Town Chairman

Elected 2: chairman of Waukesha County Board, resp. for for building of new Waukesha Co. Court House in 1893.

Occupation: Farmer and miller

 

Generation No. 2

 

2. WILLIAM2 SMALL (JOHN1) was born October 05, 1824 in Perthshire, Scotland. He married MARGARET MARSHALL. She was born October 23, 1819 in Fifeshire, Scotland, and died August 17, 1900 in Sussex, Lisbon Township, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

More About WILLIAM SMALL:

Emigration: Bet. 1841 - June 1842, Arrived in Buffalo, NY; stayed and worked until approx June 1842, then off to join family in Town of Lisbon (Milwaukee County).

Occupation: Bet. July 04, 1842 - 1856, Worked on family farm.

Source 1: The Portrait and Biographical Record of Waukesha County, 1894.

Source 2: Town of Lisbon Pioneers - Part IV, The Small Family by Douglas T. Hennig

 

Child of WILLIAM SMALL and MARGARET MARSHALL is:

i. JOHN R.3 SMALL, b. 1859.

 

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