Joshua Meek


By Christopher A. Meek

41. Joshua Meek was born on 24 Aug 1804 in Henry Co., KY. He moved with his family to Wayne Co., IN before 1810. He later moved to Hancock Co., IN. He was County Recorder for 21 years. He married Julia Ann Russell on 29 Apr 1828 in Henry Co., IN. She was born 15 May 1811 in New York, the daughter of Sanuel Russell. They are listed in the 1850 census of Center TWP, Hancock Co., IN. They moved to Kansas about 1870. He died in 1885 in Greenfield, KS. She died 25 Jun 1895 in Elk Co., KS. See bible records on this family group.