Immigrated to the US from Ireland
Census and Voter Lists
1807, 1809 & 1810:
Walter Francis is found in Smithfield Twp., Jefferson Co., OH
1840 US Census
Jefferson Co. , Ohio
Walter Francis is listed with the following: 1 male 15-19 (Joseph); 2 males 20-29 (Robert & ?); 1 male 70-79 (Walter); 1 female 15-19 (Margaret); 1 female 20-29 (Elizabeth); 1 female 60-69 (Martha).
Walter Jr. is found in Morgan Co. with his wife whom he married in 1839.
b. 1763 (Caven, Ireland) - d. 1849 (Jefferson Co., OH)
Piney Fork U.P. Church Cemetery
History of Belmont and Jefferson Counties, Ohio, and Incidentally Historical Collections Pertaining to Border Warfare and the Early Settlement of the Adjacent Portion of the Ohio Valley (page 549): Walter Francis settled near York in 1799.
Tombstone inscriptions & family records of Jefferson County, OH: Francis, Martha d. 05/21/1868 in the 88th year of her age Wife of Walter, Francis, Walter d. 03/21/1879 in his 87th year. NOTE: this Walter was born in 1793. This leads me to believe there is another Walter and Walter born in 1814 is this Walter's grandson (not son).
- William Francis
b. Jan. 2, 1807 (Jefferson Co., OH) - d. 1873 (OH)
Married Mary Ann Johnson (b. ?) abt. 1826 / Married Sarah Stevenson (b. ?) in 1837.
- Martha F. "Matty" (Francis) Steen
b. 1808 (Jefferson Co., OH) - d. 1881
Married William F. Steen (b. ?) in 1838 (Jefferson Co., Ohio)
- John Francis
b. 1810 (Jefferson Co., OH) - d. 1871 (IA)
Married Martha Chambers (b. 1813 - d. 1850) around 1834. / Children: James Francis (b. 1836), Martha Francis (b. 1837), Walter Francis (b. 1840), Jane Francis (b. 1843), Robert Francis (b. 1845), John Francis (b. 1849).
- James Finney Francis
b. 1812 (Jefferson Co., OH) - d. March 1, 1843 (Morgan Co., OH)
Married Margaret Crawford (b. ?) in 1837
- Elizabeth "Betsy" Francis
b. 1812 (Jefferson Co., OH) - d. Oct. 27, 1888 (Jefferson Co., OH)
Piney Fork Up Cemetery
- Walter Francis Jr.
b. April 17, 1814 (Jefferson Co., OH) - d. March 30, 1888 (Noble Co., OH)
- Robert Francis
b. June, 1818 (Jefferson Co., OH) - d. 1902 (Jefferson Co., OH)
Married Catherine Sutherland (b. ?) in 1846 (Jefferson Co., OH)
- Joseph Francis
b. Sept. 6, 1821 (Jefferson Co., OH) - d. June 4, 1909
Bible Records From the Reva Ashcraft Collection Most are from Jefferson County, Ohio: Married Eliza Ann Marshall (b. ?) in Steubenville, Ohio on May 24, 1849 / Children: Lovinia Francis - Warren (b. 1851), James F. Francis (b. 1853), Walter (b. 1855), Elizabeth A. Francis-Higgins (b. 1856), John M (b. 1858), William B. (b. 1860), Joseph B. (b. 1863), Margaret Francis-Jones (b. 1866)
-----------------------------James Finney Francis b. 1853 - d. 1930 (Ohio) / Bible Records From the Reva Ashcraft Collection (Most are from Jefferson County, Ohio): James Finney Francis died Sept. 29, 1930 age 77yrs 4 mo 2 days / Married Eliza Hammand in 1880.
- Margaret (Francis) Frazier
b. 1824 (Jefferson Co., OH) - d. 1900
Married James Frazier (b. abt 1805 VA) Jan. 2, 1853 (Noble Co., OH) / Children: Williand D. Frazier (b. 1856), Anneta Frazier (b. abt. 1858), John Frazier (b. abt. 1860).
Martha Finney Francis
b. 1780 - d. 1868
U.S. & International Marriage Records, 1560 - 1900 Name: Walter Francis / Gender: Male / Birth Place: Ir / Birth Year: 1763 / Spouse Name: Martha Finney
b. 1730 (Ireland) - d. 1818 (OH)
Elizabeth Sharp Francis
b. 1734 (Ireland) - d.
Married in Ireland in 1758
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