John Meek

(1819-1860)


By Christopher A. Meek

1. John Meeks was born about 1819 in Pennsylvania. He died in 1860. He married Charlotte Hoffman according to their sonís marriage record. She was born about 1814 in Pennsylvania. She died in 1896. They were listed in the 1850 census of Hocking TWP, Fairfield Co., OH. She was listed in the 1860 census Fairview TWP, Jones Co., IA as head of household. She was listed in the 1895 census Fairview TWP, Jones Co., IA living with her son Jacob. She appears in every census in between.

1850 OH Fairview CO. Hocking TWP 
591-613
John Meeks		31 M PA
Charlotte		35 M OH
Emily R.		 1 F  OH
Ann M	              5/12 F  OH
Silas Memaugh	13 M OH

1860 IA Jones Co. Fairview TWP 18 Jun
360 370
Meeks, Charlotte 	46 F PA	1813
Emily R. 		11 F OH	1848 Married Elias Stover 24 Apr 1866
Anna M. 		10 F OH	1849
Barbara C 		 8 F OH	1851 Barbara Catherine
John W. 		 6 M OH	1853
Jacob H. 		 5 M IA	1854

1870 IA Jones Co. Fairview TWP

Meeks, Charlotte 	56 F PA
Catherine 		18 F OH	1851 Barbara Catherine
William 		17 M OH	1852 John William
Jacob 			15 M IA

1880 IA Jones Co. Fairview TWP
199 203
Meeks, Charlotte 	66 F PA
Kate 		dau 	29 F OH

200 204
Meeks, John 		27 M OH	1852 John William
Rachel E 	wife 	19 F IA	1860 2nd wife
Jane M 		dau 	 5 F IA	1874	
Mable C 	dau   6/12 F IA	1879

1885 IA Jones Co. Fairview TWP

Meeks, John W 	        31 M OH	M: J, W. Meek R. E. Taylor 26 Feb 1879
Rachel E.		24 F IA	Rachel E. Taylor Marthaís marriage
Mary 			11 F IA	Jane Mary
Mable C		         5 F IA	Martha C. M: Archie Hays 20 Oct 1898
Bertha A. 	         2 F IA
Charlotte		71 F PA	Charlotte Hoffman M: John Meek
					Johnís marriage record

Meeks, Jacob		29 M			1854
Josephine		19 F
Effie C		  	 0 F

1895 IA Jones Co. Fairview TWP
49 49
Meeks, John W	41 M OH
Rachel E.		36 F Jones Co
Mable C.		15 F 
Bertha			13 F
James E.		 6 M S

111 111
Meeks, Jacob H.	38 M M IA
Josephine		28 F M
Effie C.		10 F S
Arelia		         8 F S
Berrie S.		 5 F S
Dewitt			 2 M S
Charlotte		83 F W OH

1920 IA Jones Co. Fairview TWP

Meeks, Jacob H.		62  M   IA OH OH
Josephine	wife	63  M   IA
Hewitt		Son	20? M S IA

1920 IA Jones Co. Fairview TWP

Meek, John 	Head M 66 M    OH
Rachel E. 	Wife F 59 M    IA

Meeks, James E. Head M 32      IA OH IA
Bertha      servant  F 59      IA PA IA
Harold       	     M 2 8/12  IA IA IA 

1930 IA Jones Co. Fairview TWP

Meek, Rachel	Head F 69 Wd  IA KY OH	1860
Janus E. 	Son  M 42 Wd  IA OH OH	1887
Harold E.	Gson M 12 S   IA IA IA	1917

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