Dennis William Butt
Bazil & Mahala Butt Family Record
BAZIL AND MAHALA BUTT FAMILY RECORD Bazil Butt, the forefather of us all was born March 13, 1798, 119 years ago, in Berkely County, West Virgi- nia. He was a soldier in Capt. Conn's Co., Virginia troops in the war of 1812, being 14 years old. He came to Lick- ing County, Ohio when about 25 years old (1823.) On the morning of the 16th day of November, 1854, while hunting he was accidentally killed by falling a tree, January 19, 1905 a little over 50 years after this sad occurence the family and neighbors of the deceased caused a large stone to be placed on the spot where he was killed. He was a firm and honest man and lived a devoted christian. Mahala Green, his wife, was born September, 15, 1807, nearly 110 years ago, and died December 5, 1884, at the age of 77 years, 3 months. She was the first white child born in Monroe township, being the eldest of seven- teen children born to George and Dia- [dema (Willison) Green]
They were united in marriage on the 20th day of May, 1826 and to this union were born the following chil- dren: Leroy Hamilton, born May 2, 1827; died Feb. 16, 1907, 80 years. Charlotte Goodrich, born Oct. 17, 1828; died May 10, 1910, 86 years. Marie Jane, born May 23, 1830; died June 3, 1859, 29 years. Reason Marley, born Sept. 15, 1832; died Dec. 3, 1911, 79 years. Noah Fasset, born Dec. 25, 1834; died April 8, 1908, 74 years. Caroline Sofiiah, born Dec. 12, 1836; deid Sept. 9, 1912, 76 years. Hazel Rignol, born Jan. 25, 1840; died May 27, 1915, 75 years. Morgan Green, born Jan. 19, 1842; died May 8, 1909, 67 years. Henry Stansbury Wilson, born Nov. 1, 1844; died Jan 23, 1913, 69 years. Addis Porter, born March 30, 1847; died April 16, 1849, 2 years. Aby Adelis, born March 30, 1853; died April 20, 1888, 35 years. Johnstown, Ohio, August 1917.
Contributed for use by the OHIO ALHN. These electronic photographs may NOT be reproduced in any format for profit or presentation by other organizations or persons. Persons or organizations desiring to use this material, must obtain the written consent of the contributor, or the legal representative of the contributor, and contact the listed webmaster with proof of this consent. The submitter has given permission to the OHIO ALHN to store the file permanently for free access.
Return to Licking County Photo Index
Return to Ohio ALHN Photo Album