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Ezra Delawter

Ezra and Sophia Delawter had four children: Mary S., Sarah E., Jacob W., and Rebecca. Mary and Sarah were born in Montgomery Co., Ohio. Jacob and Rebecca were born in Preble Co., Ohio. Jacob was three years old when his parents moved to Cass Co., Indiana.

This note concerning John Marion Bowyer, b 24 April 1842 in Miami Co., Ohio, was the son of Lewis and Malinda (Wilson) Bowyer. Of fourteen children, only two survive: John M. and Sylvester Bowyer. John M. Bowyer married Mary Susan DeLawter, 30 Nov 1865 (she was the daughter of Ezra and Sophia Heck DeLawter who were born in Frederick Col, MD in 1818 and 1817).

Ezra Delawter b 16 April 1818 d 2 April 1878 m by The Rev Thomas Winters 1 Jan 1846 Sophia Heck (b 7 Oct 1817 d 20 Sept 1904 d/o Jacob & Elizabeth Heck)

Children of Ezra Delawter and Sophia Heck:

Mary Susan Delawter b 19 April 1846 d 1 April 1932 m 30 Nov 1865 John Marion Bowyer (b 24 April 1842 d 10 May 1914 s/o Lewis & Malinda Wilson Bowyer)

Sarah Elizabeth Delawter b 18 Feb 1848 m 1893 Stephen P. Younglove

Jacob William Delawter farmer located on Seven-mile Rd 9 mi from Logansport In b 14 Dec 1850 near Eaton Preble Co., OH (Hist of Cass Co., IN), b 14 Dec 1851 m 9 April 1872 Indiana mcDonough (d/o Enoch & Sarah Cathire McDonough)

Rebecca Jane Delawter b 3 Oct 1852 d 10 May 1943 bur Preble Co., OH m by Rev O.S. Harrison 17 nov 1872 Marcellus Taylor Wilson (b 21 March 1847)

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