Snodgrass Source Book for Andrew County, Missouri


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(formed in 1841 from Platte Purchase)

SOURCES (977.8126)

Cemetery Records (Andrew Co. Hist. Soc.) vol. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 - NS;
vol. 7 - yes

1850 - 1860 census transcription - yes
1860 mortality schedule (MP-8) NS
1890 census of Union veterans - NS
1900 soundex - yes 1910 miracode - yes 1920 soundex - yes

Cosby Remembers, 1877-1977, a History of the Community & Its People (1977)
<unindexed, but no Snodgrass biographical sketches>
Index to biographies in Hist. of Andrew & Dekalb Co., MO (1888) NS
Women of Andrew County (Andrew Co. Hist. Soc.) - NS
Patrons of the Atlas of 1877 (MP-26) NS

Bible Records, vol. 1 (Andrew Co. Hist. Soc.) - NS
Emigrants to California & Oregon, 1852 (MP-3)

Births in Andrew Co., MO, 1850-1900, from The Savannah Reporter
(Andrew Co. Hist. Soc.) NS
Newspaper Gleanings of Andrew Co. & Surrounding Area, 1876-1900
(McMackin) yes
Some Birth Records from Andrew Co. Newspapers, to 1899
(Andrew Co. Hist. Soc.) NS

Abstracts of Wills Book A, 1841-1856, & Administration Book A,
1841-1854 (MP-7)
Abstracts of Wills & Administration Bonds, Book B, 1856-65 (MM-14) NS
Index to Probate Files - yes
Wills, 1841-1882 (Andrew Co. Hist. Soc.) - NS

Death register, 1883-1893 (MP-24) NS
Marriages, 1841-1856; and Marriages, 1856-1870 (Andrew Co. Hist. Soc.) yes
Records of Marriages solemnized by Rev. E. A. Carson, Savanah, MO - yes


1841 -- Nodaway County formed from Andrew County.

5 Jul 1846 -- William Snodgrass married Susanna Shaw; by E. A. Carson,
Presbyterian MG, at Andrew City, MO; remarks--Sab. afternoon.

29 Mar 1850 -- Savanna S. Snodgrass married Benjamin R. Holt; by Allen W. Guthrie,
Cumberland Presbyterian MG

11 Apr 1850 -- Elizabeth Jane Snodgrass married Rufus Bradshaw; by E. A. Carson,
Presbyterian MG, at Savannah, MO.

1850 Andrew Co MO Census

Savannah Twp, #413/404:
John Snodgrass 24-M-IN waggon maker, $150 [s/o Samuel & Susannah McCaslin]
Arrella Snodgrass 20-F-IN <1860 as Matilda> [Aurilla Hammond]
<1860 Page Co., IA>

Savannah Twp, #---/420:
Joseph Snodgrass 25-M-IN farmer, $450 [s/o Samuel & Susanna]
Jane A. Snodgrass 25-F-IN <m. 1845 Bartholomew Co., IN> [Jane Hammond]
Caroline Snodgrass 4-F-IN
James O. Snodgrass 1-M-IN
<1860 Page Co., IA>

Jackson Twp, #1229/1209:
Levin A. Snodgrass 40-M-TN farmer, $1,600
Elizabeth A. Snodgrass 38-F-TN
Savanah S. Holt 19-F-TN [Snodgrass; m. Benj. Holt]
Katherine J. Snodgrass 16-F-TN
Mary A. Snodgrass 14-F-TN
Spencer S. Snodgrass 4-M-MO

Savannah Twp, #452/436:
William Snodgrass 40-M-VA wheelwright
Susannah Snodgrass 38<34?>-F-NC [Susanna Shaw m. 1846]
Mary E. Snodgrass 14-F-IL [m. George Weldon]
Susannah Snodgrass 16-F-IL [? see a m. 1858 Page Co IA ?]
Nancy A. Snodgrass 11-F-IL [m. Geo. Sparks]
James W. Snodgrass 8-M-IL
William S. Snodgrass 1-M-MO

20 Sep 1851 -- Joseph Snodgrass was security on a bond for E. W. Myers,
Administrator of the estate of Philip Denny, dec'd.

15 May 1852 -- Article in the "Savannah Sentinel" giving list of residents who
have left Andrew County this spring for California and Oregon,
includes the name of L. Snodgrass.

13 Jan 1856 -- Mary E. Snodgrass married George H. Weldon; by E. A. Carson,
Presbyterian Minister of the Gospel, at Savannah, MO; amount received for
solomnizing the marrige, $4.50. Remarks: He, a Baptist. She, a Carmelite.

2 May 1858 -- Nancy A. Snodgrass married George W. B. Sparks

1860 Andrew Co MO Census

Savannah Twp., pg. 291, #483/479:
Wm. Snodgrass 50-M-KY $500/$200 insane, cause unknown
Susannah Snodgrass 44-F-NC [Shaw; m. 1846]
W. S. Snodgrass 11-M-MO <William S.>
S. J. Snodgrass 9-F-MO
S. E. Snodgrass 6-F-MO

1860 -- William Snodgrass (probate file -- unsound mind)

5 Feb 1886 -- Mr. J. R. Eader of Bolckow married Miss Mary Snodgrass of
Knoxville, Iowa, on Thursday of last week (from the Savannah Reporter)

27 Feb 1891 -- Ora Taylor & wife of Knoxville, IA, visiting their sister,
Mrs. Charlie Snodgrass.

26 Feb 1897 -- Cumberland Ridge, Feb. 16 (delayed letter) Infant son of Mr. &
Mrs. Snodgrass died. Little Herbert, age less than 1 year. Buried Friday,
Feb. 12, Cumberland Ridge Cemetery.

[vss - info from Jeff Hendricks desc of Morgan E. & Laura ...
Warren Herbert Snodgrass, s/o Morgan E., b. March 4, 1896 d. Oct 3, 1898]
1900 Andrew Co MO Census/Soundex

<missed copying E.D. ##; could not re-find this entry on soundex>
Maryon E. Snodgrass 50-M-OH Sept 1849 <Morgan E. Snodgrass>
Laura V. Snodgrass 51-F-MD Jun 1848 wife [Gedultig]
<m. 1874 Doniphan Co., KS>
Frank Snodgrass 24-M-KS Aug 1875 son
Harry Snodgrass 16-M-MO Nov 1883 son
Lizzie Snodgrass 10-F-MO Oct 1889 daughter [Elizabeth L. m. __ Castle]
[vss - 1880 Smith Co KS]
1910 Andrew Co MO Census/Miracode

Maogan Snodgrass 60-M-MO head <Morgan Snodgrass>
Laura Snodgrass 61-F-MD wife
Frak Snodgrass 32-M-KS son [Frank]
1920 Andrew Co MO Census/Soundex

Morgan E. Snodgrass 70-M-OH
Laura V. Snodgrass 71-F-MD wife
Frank Snodgrass 44-M-KS son
1920 -- Laura V. (Gedultig) Snodgrass, b. 1848, d. 1920, buried Savanah Cemetery, Savanah, Andrew Co., MO. Wife of Morgan E. Snodgrass, daughter is Elizabeth L. (Snodgrass) Castle, son is Franklin Snodgrass, granddau. is Louise (Castle) Bacon.

1930 -- Morgan E. Snodgrass, b. 1849, d. 1930, buried Savanah Cemetery, Savanah,
Andrew Co., MO.Husband of Laura V. (Gedultig) Snodgrass.

<1 Aug 1936 -- see obituary, Page Co., IA.>

1954 -- Franklin Snodgrass, b. 1875, d. 1954, bur. Savanah Cem., Savanah,
Andrews Co., MO. Son of Morgan & Laura V. Snodgrass.

[vss - query / info from Jeff Hendricks <> posted 7 Mar 98 at] "I am looking for ancestors of Morgan Edrol Snodgrass. Morgan was born September 2, 1849 in Ohio. He married Laura Virginia Gedultig daughter of Ezra Gedultig and Elizabeth Hall from Maryland on December 17, 1874. Morgan died Feb 27, 1930 in Atchison, KS.  Their Children all from Atchison, KS are: Marion Snodgrass d. Nov 3, 1898; Frank Snodgrass b. Aug 18, 1875; Annie May Snodgrass b. Sep 27, 1877 d. May 18, 1910 m. J. Dever; Leroy Edrol Snodgrass b. June 1, 1881 d. July 5, 1952; Charles Harry Snodgrass b. Nov. 27, 1883 d. Feb 11, 1897; Elizabeth Lee Snodgrass b. Dec 17, 1889; Warren Herbert Snodgrass b. March 4, 1896 d. Oct 3, 1898. Leroy Edrol Snodgrass is my g-grandfather.  He married Sarah Verna Ellison in St. Joseph, MO Oct. 5,1910"

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