Nathan William Heywood

  • Born June 17, 1837 in Goshen, Clermont County, Ohio.
  • Parents were NATHAN HEYWOOD and MARGARET FREY.
  • Married MARY ELIZABETH BRUNSON on February 13, 1860 by John Ringer, JP. Mary was born March 14, 1860 in Clermont County, Ohio; and died July 4, 1899 of "Liver Trouble". Her parents were ALEXANDER BRUNSON and ELIZABETH McNEAL.
  • Worked mostly as a farmer, and was closely associated with his father's German Baptist church.
  • Died June 15, 1912 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.





CHILDREN

  1. ARTHUR HEYWOOD, born April 28, 1862, died July, 1930. Married CORA KRUG on April 23, 1882 in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio. They had no children.
  2. WILLIAM F. HEYWOOD, born September 2, 1865, died November 23, 1867.
  3. ANNA HEYWOOD, born May 28, 1867, died July 5, 1961. Married HARVEY KISLING on November 2, 1885 in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio. Married CLINT CHEESEMAN.
  4. LOTTIE MAY HEYWOOD, born May 27, 1869 in Lanier Township, Preble County, Ohio; died September 18, 1895. Married REUBEN TELLIS on May 30, 1886 in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio.
  5. PERRY ALEXANDER HEYWOOD, born May 19, 1871, died December 24, 1963. Married MARY ELLEN STERRETT on January 18, 1891 in Bowen, Hancock County, Illinois.
  6. BIRDIE HEYWOOD, born March 16, 1873 in Preble County, Ohio; died January 14, 1963 in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio.. Married JACOB THOMAS on March 2, 1898 in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio.
  7. FRANK HEYWOOD, born April 12, 1876 in Monroe Township, Preble County, Ohio; died August 9, 1964. Married LAURA WYATT on June 11, 1914.
  8. HATTIE T. HEYWOOD, born April 28, 1879 in West Alexandria, Preble County, Ohio; died December 19, 1958. Married ORVILLE RUNYON July 18, 1900.
  9. FLORA B. HEYWOOD, born February 1, 1881, died January 29, 1966. Married RICHARD LETT on December 16, 1904. Married RUSSELL GARDNER on July 1, 1909.



The Nathan Heywood Family. Back row, left to right: Birdie, Perry, Frank, Annie, Arthur, Lottie May. Front row, left to right: Nathan, Hattie, Flora, Mary.


SOURCES:

• Marilyn Jean (Hitchew) Grimm
• Harry Murphy
• Preble County Records