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  Genealogy: Family Histories - Weaver Family Index

Rebecca Weaver & David Bonham Family

Compiled and Edited by Michael R. Reilly

Last Revised 11/17/2015

    We start with the Rebecca Weaver family below and will update the chart, with others to follow as information is received. Please send additions and corrections to the Editor (see bottom of page for contact information).

Descendants of Rebecca Weaver

Generation No. 1

1. REBECCA3 WEAVER (WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) was born 22 Mar 1809 in Kent, England, and died 22 May 1870 in Empire Praire, Andrew, Missouri. She married DAVID BONHAM Abt. 1831 in Augusta, Oneida, New York, son of ROBERT BONHAM and JANE LONGSTAFF. He was born 17 Apr 1807 in Rhoade, Northhamptonshire, England (Source: "The Weavers of Lisbon - Sussex", by Janice Russell Peterson, 1997, Gives March 22, 1809 as his birthday.), and died 22 May 1870 in Empire Prairie, Andrew, Missouri.

More About DAVID BONHAM:

Emigration: Apr 1830, England to New York

More About DAVID BONHAM and REBECCA WEAVER:

Marriage: Abt. 1831, Augusta, Oneida, New York

Children of REBECCA WEAVER and DAVID BONHAM are:

2. i. ROBERT4 BONHAM, b. 24 Dec 1832, New York; d. 24 Mar 1900.

3. ii. DAVID BONHAM, b. 07 Feb 1834, New York; d. 23 Jun 1906.

iii. STEPHAN BONHAM, b. Abt. 1837; d. Oct 1837, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

4. iv. JOHN BONHAM, b. Abt. 1838, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

5. v. JANE BONHAM, b. Abt. 1841, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

vi. WILLIAM BONHAM, b. Abt. 1843, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

vii. JAMES BONHAM, b. Abt. 1845, Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Generation No. 2

 

2. ROBERT4 BONHAM (REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) was born 24 Dec 1832 in New York, and died 24 Mar 1900. He married HARRIET ELLIOTT Oct 1853, daughter of GEORGE ELLIOTT and LUCY TRANSIT. She was born 24 Mar 1833 in New York, and died 1918.

More About ROBERT BONHAM and HARRIET ELLIOTT:

Marriage: Oct 1853

Children of ROBERT BONHAM and HARRIET ELLIOTT are:

i. DAVID JAMES5 BONHAM, b. Abt. 1867.

6. ii. GEORGE ROBERT BONHAM, b. Abt. 1865, Missouri.

iii. HARRIET "HATTIE" MABEL BONHAM.

7. iv. JOHN DWIGHT BONHAM, b. Abt. 1872.

v. LUCY REBECCA BONHAM.

vi. RODERICK FRAIRY BONHAM, b. Abt. Oct 1869 (Source: 1870 Federal Census, Census July 8, 1870, and he's 9 mos. old.).

vii. MARY JANE BONHAM, b. Abt. 1853.

viii. MARTHA BONHAM, b. Abt. 1859.

3. DAVID4 BONHAM (REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) was born 07 Feb 1834 in New York (Source: Ancestry.com, Family Tree - Shelly Manship.), and died 23 Jun 1906 (Source: Ancestry.com.). He married (1) CAROLINE L. DAVISON 1854, daughter of ISRAEL DAVISON. She was born 1832 in New York, and died Jan 1883. He married (2) SARAH A. WEAVER 20 Feb 1884 in St. Alban's Episcopal Church, Sussex, Lisbon Township, Waukesha County, Wisconsin., daughter of WILLIAM WEAVER and MARY SMITH. She was born 14 Dec 1840 in Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin, and died 18 May 1927.

More About DAVID BONHAM:

Military service: Aug 1861, Missouri State Militia, and was mustered out as second lieutenant of his company in February, 1862.

More About DAVID BONHAM and CAROLINE DAVISON:

Marriage: 1854

More About SARAH A. WEAVER:

Date born 2: 14 Dec 1840

Burial: St. Alban's Church, Sussex, Lisbon Township, Waukesha County, Wisconsin

More About DAVID BONHAM and SARAH WEAVER:

Marriage: 20 Feb 1884, St. Alban's Episcopal Church, Sussex, Lisbon Township, Waukesha County, Wisconsin.

Children of DAVID BONHAM and CAROLINE DAVISON are:

8. i. ADELINE (ADELIA JANE)5 BONHAM, b. 17 Sep 1855.

9. ii. ALVA BONHAM.

iii. EUGENE BONHAM.

iv. DAVID BONHAM.

v. AUSTIN BONHAM, m. MATTIE COOK, Jul 1896.

More About AUSTIN BONHAM and MATTIE COOK:

Marriage: Jul 1896

vi. LUELLA BONHAM, m. ALFRED BROWN.

vii. STEPHEN BONHAM.

4. JOHN4 BONHAM (REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) was born Abt. 1838 in Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin. He married HARRIET SAVOY.

Children of JOHN BONHAM and HARRIET SAVOY are:

i. ARTHUR5 BONHAM.

10. ii. MAY BONHAM.

iii. WILLIAM BONHAM, m. LOUISE JACKSON.

5. JANE4 BONHAM (REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) was born Abt. 1841 in Lisbon, Waukesha, Wisconsin. She married DANIEL BROWN. He was born Abt. 1835.

Children of JANE BONHAM and DANIEL BROWN are:

11. i. JANE "JANIE"5 BROWN.

12. ii. ARTHUR BROWN.

Generation No. 3

6. GEORGE ROBERT5 BONHAM (ROBERT4, REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) was born Abt. 1865 in Missouri. He married SARAH F. ?. She was born Abt. 1867 in England.

More About SARAH F. ?:

Emigration: 1869 (Source: 1920 Federal Census, Born England, Immograted 1869 and naturalized 1875 (?).)

Naturalization: 1875

Children of GEORGE BONHAM and SARAH ? are:

i. BESSIE A.6 BONHAM, b. Abt. 1894 (Source: 1920 Federal Census, Age 25.).

More About BESSIE A. BONHAM:

Occupation: 1920, School Teacher

ii. LUCILE BONHAM, b. Abt. 1903 (Source: 1920 Federal Census, Age 16.).

7. JOHN DWIGHT5 BONHAM (ROBERT4, REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) was born Abt. 1872 (Source: 1920 Federal Census, Age 47 on January 3, 1920, Platte Township, Andrew Co., Missouri.). He married IDA B. ?.

Children of JOHN BONHAM and IDA ? are:

i. HARRY D.6 BONHAM (Source: 1920 Federal Census, Age 19.), b. Abt. 1900.

ii. AMY B. BONHAM, b. Abt. 1910 (Source: 1920 Federal Census, Age 9.).

8. ADELINE (ADELIA JANE)5 BONHAM (DAVID4, REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) was born 17 Sep 1855. She married SYLVESTER FOSTER MANSHIP 25 Dec 1874 in Indiana. He was born 22 Jul 1847 in Indiana, and died Aft. 1920.

Notes for SYLVESTER FOSTER MANSHIP:

In 1880, the Sylvester Foster Manship family was living in Washington, Nodaway, MO., with Adelia J. his wife, sons Clair D., age 5; and David H., age 3, with daughter Daisey, age 1.

More About SYLVESTER FOSTER MANSHIP:

Residence: 1880, Washington, Nodaway, MO

More About SYLVESTER MANSHIP and ADELINE BONHAM:

Marriage: 25 Dec 1874, Indiana

Children of ADELINE BONHAM and SYLVESTER MANSHIP are:

i. CLARENCE "CLAIR" D.6 MANSHIP, b. Abt. Mar 1875.

ii. DANIEL (DAVID H.) MANSHIP, b. Abt. 1877.

iii. CONNIE MANSHIP.

iv. DAISY MANSHIP, b. Abt. 1879.

v. ROBERT MANSHIP, b. Dec 1882.

vi. PEARL MANSHIP.

vii. ALVA MANSHIP, b. Jun 1885.

viii. ETHEL MANSHIP.

ix. STELLA MANSHIP, b. Feb 1887.

x. EARL WESLEY MANSHIP, b. 20 Aug 1894.

xi. BERNICE VIVIAN MANSHIP, b. 04 Feb 1900.

xii. RUTH MANSHIP, b. Feb 1896.

xiii. ELSWORTH MANSHIP, b. Feb 1893.

9. ALVA5 BONHAM (DAVID4, REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) He married CORA MCKINNEY.

Children of ALVA BONHAM and CORA MCKINNEY are:

i. NELLIE6 BONHAM.

ii. ALVA BONHAM.

iii. MAY BONHAM.

iv. CHARLES BONHAM.

10. MAY5 BONHAM (JOHN4, REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) She married STEELE MOREHEAD.

Children of MAY BONHAM and STEELE MOREHEAD are:

i. HATTIE6 MOREHEAD.

ii. JOSEPH MOREHEAD.

iii. BISHOP MOREHEAD.

11. JANE "JANIE"5 BROWN (JANE4 BONHAM, REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) She married JAMES SNAPP.

Children of JANE BROWN and JAMES SNAPP are:

i. AVERY6 SNAPP.

ii. DELBERT SNAPP.

12. ARTHUR5 BROWN (JANE4 BONHAM, REBECCA3 WEAVER, WILLIAM F.2, JAMES1) He married MOLLIE ROUNDS. She was born Abt. 1879 (Source: 1920 Federal Census, Age 41.).

Notes for ARTHUR BROWN:

The 1920 Federal Census lists a Daniel A. Brown as Husband to Mollie with son Perry A. Brown. Daniel born abt 1872 and Molie, abt 1879.

Child of ARTHUR BROWN and MOLLIE ROUNDS is:

i. PERRY ARTHUR6 BROWN, b. Abt. 1902 (Source: 1920 Federal Census, Age 17.).

 

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