Guthrie Genealogy

GENETIC GENEALOGY of GUTHRIE FAMILY GROUP 2A

Andrew Paxton Guthrie & Ann McCormick

GFG2A - Branch E - Cluster 5

Andrew Paxton Guthrie

Son of John Guthrie & Lillian A Paxton

Born: 4 Jan 1826

Location: Pennsylvania

Married: 29 June 1848 in Muskingum, Ohio

Died: 28 Feb 1850

Location: Highland City, Muskingum, Ohio

Buried: Bloomfield Cemetery, Section 1, Row 18

Ann McCormick

Daughter of William McCormick & Mary Davis

Born: August 1828

Location: Highland City, Muskingum, Ohio

Guthrie Sons: William

Guthrie Daughters: None

Married 2nd: Alexander Brown Duff 27 Dec 1859 in Muskingum, Ohio

Duff Sons: Marion

Duff Daughters: Mary, Lucinda, Frances

Died: 1900-1910

Location: Knox, Gurnsey, Ohio

Buried: Unknown

HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS:

1826: BIRTH of ANDREW PAXTON GUTHRIE
Andrew was born in Pennsylvania on 4 January 1826 to John & Lilly (Paxton) Guthrie. It is currently believed that the family was living in Washington County.

1828: BIRTH of ANN McCORMICK
Ann was born in August of 1828 to William & Mary (Davis) McCormick.

1830: CENSUS of HIGHLAND, MUSKINGUM, OHIO
The William McCormick Household: 1M 30-40, 1F 20-30, 3F 5-10, 1M&1F <5

The location of John & Lilly's residence in 1830 is unknown. They could've been living somewhere else in OH at the time. 

1840: CENSUS of ADAMS, MUSKINGUM, OHIO
The Wm McCormich Household: 1M&1F 40-50, 1F 15-20, 1M&1F 10-15, 2M 5-10

1840: CENSUS of HIGHLAND, MUSKINGUM, OHIO
The Jas. Guthrie Household: 1M80-90 (1750-60), 1F 70-80 (1760-70), 1F 30-40 (1800-10), 1F10-15 (1825-30)
The Jno. Guthrie Household: 1M & 1F 40-50 (1790-1800), 1M 15-20 (1820-1825), 2M 10-15 (1825-1830), 2M 5-10 (1830-1835), 1F 30-40 (1800-1810)

These are the only 2 Guthrie residences listed in Highland. Andrew is one of the 2 males listed as age 10-15 in John's household. The other household is that of James & Sarah (Dunlap) Guthrie, Andrew's grandparents. 

1848: MARRIAGE of ANDREW PAXTON GUTHRIE & ANN McCORMICK
Andrew & Ann married on 29 June 1848 in Highland, Muskingum, Ohio. 

1848: BIRTH of SON, WILLIAM GUTHRIE

William was born on 7 Dec 1848 in Bloomfield, Muskingum, Ohio. He was the only child of Andrew & Ann and is the direct ancestor of our Guthrie DNA Project participant Earl Emmet Guthrie. William was only 14 months old when his father Andrew Guthrie died. He was raised by his mother, and later by his step-father Alexander Duff. William married Harriett Elvira Howell. They had 3 sons & 4 daughters. William died on 9 August 1928 in Tiffin, Defiance, Ohio. 

1850: DEATH of ANDREW PAXTON GUTHRIE
Andrew died on 28 Feb 1850 in Highland City, Muskingum, Ohio before the 1850 census was taken. He was buried in Bloomfield Cemetery, Section 1, Row 18. Died at age 24 Years - 1 Month - 3 Days.

1850: CENSUS of HIGHLAND CITY, MUSKINGUM, OHIO
The Davis Household:
William Davis 54 Farmer VA, Mary Davis 49 Ireland, James Davis 22 OH, John Davis 17 OH, Margaret J Davis 14 OH, William G. Davis 10 OH, Mary A Davis 7 OH, James McCormick 23 OH, Ann Guthrie 21 OH, William Guthrie 1 OH, Andrew Scarff 51 VA 

Ann's mother was a Davis. Could this be the household of her uncle, perhaps?

1859: MARRIAGE of ANN McCORMICK GUTHRIE to ALEXANDER BROWN DUFF
Ann remarried on 27 Dec 1859 in Muskingum, Ohio

1860: CENSUS of KNOX, GUERNSEY, OHIO
The Duff Household:
Alex 34 Blacksmith VA, Ann 31 OH, Anne M 14, James 12, William 12 >'twins', Henry 7, Louisa 5, Samantha 4.
Note: William is actually a Guthrie and is Ann's son from her first marriage, not the twin of James. The other children are all from Alex's previous marriage.

1861: BIRTH of MARY DUFF, DAUGHTER of ANN & ALEX
Having 1 child of her own, plus 5 stepchildren, Ann was still young enough to have children with her second husband. Mary was their first, born on 17 June 1861 in Guernsey, Ohio. Mary Duff married Andrew M. Miskimins on 24 June 1879 in Coshocton, Ohio. Mary died on 9 Nov 1911.

1865: BIRTH of LUCINDA DUFF, DAUGHTER of ANN & ALEX
Lucinda was born on 7 Jan 1865 in Guernsey, Ohio.  She died on 15 Aug 1940 in Cambridge, Guernsey, Ohio. No further details known.

1867: BIRTH of MARION DUFF, SON of ANN & ALEX
Marion was born on 30 July 1867. He was enumerated with his parents in the 1870 & 1880 censuses. He married Clara (LNU) in 1892. They lived in Cambridge, Guernsey, Ohio. Marion died in Cambridge on 2 Sep 1941. 

1869: BIRTH of FRANCES DUFF, DAUGHTER of ANN & ALEX
Frances was born on 26 Jun 1869 in Knox, Guernsey, Ohio. She was enumerated with her parents in 1870 & 1880. No further details known. Probable death between 1880-1900 as the 1900 census indicates that 3 of Ann's 7 children died.

1870: CENSUS of KNOX, GUERNSEY, OHIO
The Duff Household: Alex 45 blacksmith, Ann 42, Henry 16 blacksmith appr, Louiza 14, Samantha 13, Mary 8, Lucinda 6, Marion 4, Frances 1

1880: CENSUS of KNOX, GUERNSEY, OHIO
The Duff Household: Alexander 56, Ann 51 OH/IRL/VA, Lucinda 15, Marion 12, Frances 10

1900: CENSUS of KNOX, GUERNSEY, OHIO
The Duff Household:
 Alexander B. 73 & Ann 71 married 40 years 7children, 4 living; Margaret A. Brill 54 daughter widowed 5 children 4 living, Eva L Sperry 23 granddaughter, Henry Brill 16 grandson, Harmon Brill 16 grandson, Edith E 13 grandson 

1900-1910: DEATH of ANN McCORMICK GUTHRIE DUFF
Ann does not show up in the 1910 census, so it is probable that she died sometime between the 1900 & 1910 census. 

  

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