John Matthias Sappenfield, IV

John Matthias Sappenfield, IV

Male 1831 - 1902  (70 years)
Person ID: I4595 


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  • Name John Matthias Sappenfield  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Suffix IV 
    Born 26 Dec 1831  Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jan 1902  Fairfax, Osage, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 6
    • 70 years, 17 days old
    Buried Highland Cemetery, Scranton, Osage, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Siblings
     1. Jacob Sappenfield (ID:I76346),   b. 1812,   d. DECEASED
     2. Absolom Sappenfield (ID:I76347),   b. 15 Aug 1814, Rowan, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1881, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Andrew Sappenfield (ID:I76334),   b. 20 May 1815, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1894, Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. Huber Sappenfield (ID:I76345),   b. 1817,   d. DECEASED
     5. Matthias Sappenfield (ID:I76348),   b. 1819,   d. DECEASED
     6. Mariah B. Sappenfield (ID:I76329),   b. 16 Jan 1820, Davidson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1895, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     7. Sarah Sappenfield (ID:I76327),   b. 19 Jan 1822, Davidson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1869, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     8. Eliza Sappenfield (ID:I76351),   b. 1825,   d. Abt 1893  (Age 68 years)
     9. Christina Sappenfield (ID:I76353),   b. 20 Nov 1827,   d. 11 Mar 1888, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     10. Felix Sappenfield (ID:I76342),   b. 6 Feb 1830,   d. 10 Oct 1875  (Age 45 years)
     11. Charles W. Sappenfield (ID:I76355),   b. 9 Jul 1836,   d. 17 Jul 1929  (Age 93 years)
     12. Eusebius Marion Sappenfield (ID:I76356),   b. 1840,   d. 1880  (Age 40 years)

    Parents

    Family ID: F1870 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father John Matthias Sappenfield, III (ID:I4599),   b. 12 Mar 1790, Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1872, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Christina Grimes (ID:I4600),   b. 26 Nov 1793, Davidson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1858, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 25 Aug 1811  Rowan, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 7
    Reference Number 24261 

    Family

    Family ID: F1869  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Wife Mary Ellen Sellers (ID:I4596),   b. 6 Aug 1841, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1902, Fairfax, Osage, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1862  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Reference Number 24243 
    Children 
      1. Barbara Mariah Sappenfield (ID:I4594),   b. 24 Jun 1863, Rockville, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1962, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)

    Other Personal Events

    Reference Number 4649 
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Dec 1831 - Parke, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jan 1902 - Fairfax, Osage, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Highland Cemetery, Scranton, Osage, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Sellers-Sappenfield-NicolayLineage document
    Sellers-Sappenfield-NicolayLineage document
    Headstones At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

  • Source Citations

    1. [S1772] Nicolay Newpaper Clippings: Weddings, Obituaries, Miscellaneous, Kay Frances Sellers, (Name: Self-Published; Location: Topeka, Kansas, USA; Date: 1987;), 267-page compilation of newspaper articles (plus 20-page index) about various members of the extended Nicolay family. The names are mostly searchable via optical character recognition. This document is an appendix to the 146-page compilation by Kay F. Sellers entitled "Nicolay: A Preliminary Study of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay," 1987. The page numbers in the index refer to the numbers printed on each page. Page numbers 127 and smaller can be found in "Nicolay: A Preliminary Study of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay," 1987. See attached pdf for the entire manuscript.
      https://vitter.org/Genealogy/Documents/NicolayNewspaperClippings.pdf

    2. [S512] Nicolay: A Preliminary Outline of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay, Kay Frances Sellers, with annotations by Sharon Weaver Vitter, (Name: Self-published; Location: Topeka, Kansas, USA; Date: 1984 (the copyright is 1984, but there are some updates in the following few years);), 21-page set of family tree diagrams of the Nicolay family in Kansas, traced back to Bernard Nicolai/Nicolay (circa 1650–1705) in Germany. Some individuals can be searched for in the pdf file, but unfortunately not all since most of the file is written by hand and not all of it is recognized by optical character recognition. The individuals are labeled by their genealogical ordering (via the Henry or d'Aboville systems), which his the ordering used in the 166-page compilation by Kay F. Sellers, entitled "Nicolay: A Preliminary Study of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay," 1987. There are also newspaper clippings about members of the family in the 267-page compilation by Kay F. Sellers, entitled "Nicolay Newspaper Clippings: Weddings Obituaries, Miscellaneous." See attached pdf for the entire manuscript.
      At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.


    3. [S1251] Find A Grave, Matthias “Teis” Sappenfield III.
      I used to have 14 Aug 1873 for his death date, but grave marker clearly shows 02 Aug 1872.

      Matthias (went by Teis or Tice) Sappenfield was the eldest of five known children of John Matthias Sappenfield II (1770-c1850/53) and Anna Catherine (or Mary Anna?) Sechrist Sappenfield (1765-???), who married c1788 in Rowan (now Davidson?) County, North Carolina.

      Teis married Christina (Christena?) Grimes (1793-1858) on 25 Aug 1811 at Rowan (now Davidson) County, North Carolina. Teis and Christina were the parents of thirteen known children, namely:

      1. Jacob Sappenfield (1812-young?)
      2. Absalom Sappenfield (1814-1881)
      3. Andrew Sappenfield (1815-1894)
      4. Huber Sappenfield (1817-young?)
      5. Matthias Sappenfield (1819-young?)
      6. Marie E. Sappenfield McDaniels (1820-1895)
      7. Sarah Sappenfield Mottern (1822-1869)
      8. Eliza Sappenfield Huber (1825-p1893)
      9. Christina Sappenfield Livengood (1827-1888)
      10. Felix Sappenfield (1830-1875)
      11. John Mathias Sappenfield (1832-1902)
      12. Charles W. Sappenfield (1836-1929)
      13. Eusebius Marion Sappenfield (1840-1880)

      Links to Teis's wife and seven of his thirteen known children are included below.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/66608664/matthias-sappenfield
      At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.


    4. [S1771] Nicolay: A Preliminary Study of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay, Kay Frances Sellers, with annotations by Sharon Weaver Vitter, (Name: Self-published; Location: Topeka, Kansas, USA; Date: 1987;), 146-page compilation (plus 20-page index) of the Nicolay family in Kansas, traced back to Bernard Nicolai/Nicolay (circa 1650–1705) in Germany. Individuals can be searched for in the pdf file. The individuals are labeled by their genealogical ordering (via the Henry or d'Aboville systems). An earlier 21-page list of family tree diagrams was published by Kay F. Sellers, entitled "Nicolay: A Preliminary Outline of the Descendants of John Jacob Nicolay," 1987. There are also newspaper clippings about members of the family in the 267-page compilation by Kay F. Sellers, entitled "Nicolay Newspaper Clippings: Weddings Obituaries, Miscellaneous," which is an appendix to this document. The page numbers in the index refer to the numbers printed on each page. Page numbers 128 and larger can be found in the appendix, "Nicolay Newspaper Clippings: Weddings Obituaries, Miscellaneous," 1987. See attached pdf for the entire manuscript.
      At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.


    5. [S1778] The Sellers-Sappenfield-Nicolay Connection, Kay Frances Sellers, (Name: Self;), Trace of some of the interconnections among the three families.
      Sellers-Sappenfield-NicolayLineage document
      Sellers-Sappenfield-NicolayLineage document


    6. [S1251] Find A Grave, John Mathias Sappenfield IV.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/15866342/john-mathias-sappenfield

    7. [S1251] Find A Grave, Christina Grimes Sappenfield.
      Christina (or Christena?) Grimes was the fifth of nine known children of John Carl (went by Charles) Grimes (1761-1830) and Barbara Frank (1761-1826), who married c1785 in presumably Rowan (now Davidson) County, North Carolina.

      Christina married Matthias Sappenfield (1790-1873) on 25 Aug 1811 at Davidson County, North Carolina. Christina and Matthias were the parents of thirteen known children, namely:

      1. Jacob Sappenfield (1812-young?)
      2. Absalom Sappenfield (1814-1881)
      3. Andrew Sappenfield (1815-1894)
      4. Huber Sappenfield (1817-young?)
      5. Matthias Sappenfield (1819-young?)
      6. Marie E. Sappenfield McDaniels (1820-1895)
      7. Sarah Sappenfield Mottern (1822-1869)
      8. Eliza Sappenfield Huber (1825-p1893)
      9. Christina Sappenfield Livengood (1827-1888)
      10. Felix Sappenfield (1830-1875)
      11. John Mathias Sappenfield (1831-1902)
      12. Charles W. Sappenfield (1836-p1893)
      13. Eusebius Marion Sappenfield (1840-1880)

      Links to Christina's parents, husband, seven of her thirteen known children and one of her eight known siblings are included below.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/66608845/christina-sappenfield