Eicher

Descendants of Joseph Eicher

Submitted by Barbara SheaBarbar

Generation No. 1

1. JOSEPH EICHER was born November 06, 1806 in Fayette, Pennsylvania, and died May 30, 1888 in Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio. He married ELLEN CARTWRIGHT 1829, daughter of MOSES CARTWRIGHT and HANNAH. She was born July 25, 1815 in Fayette, Pennsylvania, and died July 25, 1888 in Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio.

Children of JOSEPH EICHER and ELLEN CARTWRIGHT are:
i. MARY ANN2 EICHER, b. January 1830, Fayette, Pennsylvania.
ii. MARGARET EICHER, b. 1832, Fayette, Pennsylvania.
iii. WILLIAM EICHER, b. 1834, Fayette, Pennsylvania.
iv. HANNAH EICHER, b. 1836, Fayette, Pennsylvania.
v. ANN ELIZA EICHER, b. 1840, Ohio.
vi. MOSES EICHER, b. 1842, Ohio.
vii. CYRUS EICHER, b. 1844, Ohio.
viii. MATILDA EICHER, b. November 1845, Ohio.
2. ix. SAMUEL EICHER, b. January 1848, Kentucky; d. 1920, Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio.
x. REBECCA EICHER, b. 1850, Ohio.
3. xi. HELEN EICHER, b. 1852, Kentucky.
4. xii. HENRY EICHER, b. March 03, 1855, Greenup Kentucky; d. November 29, 1921, Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio.
xiii. LIZZIE EICHER, b. 1858, Kentucky; m. JOSEPH VAUGHN.
xiv. JOSEPH EICHER, b. 1860, Kentucky.

Generation No. 2

2. SAMUEL2 EICHER (JOSEPH1) was born January 1848 in Kentucky, and died 1920 in Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio. He married MARY E..

More About SAMUEL EICHER:
Additional Information: 1910, Wesley and wife Pearl lived with them
Burial: Woodland Cemetery Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio

Children of SAMUEL EICHER and MARY E. are:
i. WESLEY3 EICHER, b. Abt. 1883; m. PEARL.
5. ii. CHARLES EICHER, b. Abt. 1882.
iii. ANNA EICHER, b. Abt. 1886.

3. HELEN2 EICHER (JOSEPH1) was born 1852 in Kentucky. She married WILLIAM A. GRAY December 26, 1872. He was born 1849 in Date Approximate–maybe 1848, and died October 10, 1894 in Hanging Rock, Lawrence County, Ohio.

More About HELEN EICHER:
Residence 1: 1910, According to census, she lived with son Fred in Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio
Residence 2: 1900, Rented house 2 doors down from Nellie and Charles

More About WILLIAM A. GRAY:
Cause of Death (Facts Pg): Death certificate says By Cars
Occupation: Molder

Children of HELEN EICHER and WILLIAM GRAY are:
6. i. NELLIE MAE3 GRAY, b. May 11, 1875, Kentucky; d. September 15, 1972, Ironton Ohio, Lawrence County, Ohio.
ii. FREDERICK GRAY.
7. iii. CLARA OLEVIA (AUNT LEE) GRAY, d. April 01, 1974, Sheridan, Lawrence County, Ohio.

4. HENRY2 EICHER (JOSEPH1) was born March 03, 1855 in Greenup Kentucky, and died November 29, 1921 in Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio. He married SURILDA JANE DYER. She was born October 10, 1862, and died January 25, 1947 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.

More About HENRY EICHER:
Burial: Woodland Cemetery Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio

Children of HENRY EICHER and SURILDA DYER are:
8. i. EUGENE CHARLES3 EICHER, b. April 08, 1882, Hanging Rock, Lawrence County, OHio; d. August 1970, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
ii. MARY E. EICHER, b. September 1887.
iii. JOHN EICHER, b. December 23, 1892.
iv. ISABELLA GRACE EICHER, b. October 22, 1894.

Generation No. 3

5. CHARLES3 EICHER (SAMUEL2, JOSEPH1) was born Abt. 1882. He married VIOLET. She was born Abt. 1888.

Child of CHARLES EICHER and VIOLET is:
i. PAULINE4 EICHER, b. Abt. 1910.

6. NELLIE MAE3 GRAY (HELEN2 EICHER, JOSEPH1) was born May 11, 1875 in Kentucky, and died September 15, 1972 in Ironton Ohio, Lawrence County, Ohio. She married CHARLES L. GENTIL SR March 12, 1892, son of LEONARD GENTILINI and MARGARET (MARGARITE). He was born August 29, 1867 in Rankin Furnace, Kentucky, and died June 25, 1950 in Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio.

More About NELLIE MAE GRAY:
Burial: September 18, 1972, Woodland Cemetery Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio

More About CHARLES L. GENTIL SR:
Burial: June 28, 1950, Woodland Cemetery Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio
Occupation: Carpenter Riverboat Captain Built 4 River boats The Teddy 1, 2, and 3. The Teddy 4 built by Charles Sr and sons Charles Jr, Clarence, Joseph

Children of NELLIE GRAY and CHARLES SR are:
i. ELIZABETH4 GENTIL, b. 1892.
ii. JESSIE GENTIL, b. June 09, 1893, Kentucky; d. July 15, 1966; m. JOHN CECIL.

More About JOHN CECIL:
Occupation: Owned the Cecil Hotel Lost it during the Depression

iii. CHARLES L. GENTIL JR., b. December 06, 1894, Kentucky; d. December 20, 1967, Ironton Ohio, Lawrence County, Ohio; m. OLIVE MARIE DOUGLAS, November 03, 1936, Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio; b. June 27, 1909, Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio; d. November 1972.
iv. MARGARET HELEN GENTIL, b. June 08, 1895, Kentucky; d. May 02, 1989, Kings Daughters Hospital Ashland KY; m. ANDREW MICHAEL WALKER, February 26, 1919; b. September 29, 1895, Ironton Ohio, Lawrence County, Ohio; d. June 16, 1938, Cabell County West Virginia Veteran’s Hospital.

More About MARGARET HELEN GENTIL:
Burial: Funeral Mass St Lawrence Church Calvary Cemetery Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio
Occupation: Bookkeeper McCauley Furniture 25 Years

More About ANDREW MICHAEL WALKER:
Burial: June 20, 1938, Funeral Mass St. Joseph Church Calvary Cemetery Ironton Ohio
Cause of Death (Facts Pg): Malignant Hypertension
Medical (Facts Pg): Major surgery on February 9, 1938. He improved but then unexpectedly got worse and died.
Military service: Private U S Army WW I
Occupation: Worked at Selby Shoe Company until October 4, 1937 when he became too ill to work

v. CLARENCE GENTIL, b. April 27, 1897, Kentucky; d. March 1987, Ironton Ohio, Lawrence County, Ohio.

More About CLARENCE GENTIL:
Military service: WW I U S Army
Occupation: Lumber Mill Owner

vi. AGNES M. GENTIL, b. June 24, 1898, Kentucky; d. January 1987, Ironton Ohio, Lawrence County, Ohio; m. STANLEY T. GREENE, August 06, 1919, Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio; b. January 30, 1891, Lexington Kentucky; d. January 10, 1959.

More About STANLEY T. GREENE:
Burial: Woodland Cemetery Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio
Military service: WW I Sgt 33 Div
Parents (Facts Pg): Edward Greene Josie Richardson

vii. JOSEPH GENTIL, b. August 01, 1900, Hanging Rock, Lawrence County, Ohio; d. November 22, 1943, Madison Indiana Body found in May 1944 near Newberg Indiana; m. ERNESTINE DEER, 1926.

More About JOSEPH GENTIL:
Cause of Death (Facts Pg): Fell off river boat and drown in the Ohio River The boat was called the Ernestine for his wife and Joseph built it himself. His body was identified by a waterproof wallet he carried.

More About ERNESTINE DEER:
Remarried: After Joseph died, she remarried a man named Kennedy and he adopted the children

viii. MARY ALICE GENTIL, b. January 27, 1909, Hanging Rock, Lawrence County, Ohio; d. December 21, 1972.

7. CLARA OLEVIA (AUNT LEE)3 GRAY (HELEN2 EICHER, JOSEPH1) died April 01, 1974 in Sheridan, Lawrence County, Ohio. She married WILLARD SMITH November 10, 1876.

Children of CLARA GRAY and WILLARD SMITH are:
i. MAURICE4 SMITH.
ii. DAUGHTER SMITH.
iii. SON SMITH.

8. EUGENE CHARLES3 EICHER (HENRY2, JOSEPH1) was born April 08, 1882 in Hanging Rock, Lawrence County, OHio, and died August 1970 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. He married ALICE. She was born Abt. 1883.

Children of EUGENE EICHER and ALICE are:
i. STELLA4 EICHER, b. Abt. 1904.
ii. HELEN EICHER, b. Abt. 1907.
iii. LILLIAN EICHER, b. Abt. 1910.