GRUBB and RALSTON FAMILY
LAWRENCE COUNTY OHIO
Written and researched by Martha J. Kounse
MARY ANN GRUBB was born in Va.-1.
WM. GRUBB was in Lawrence Co., Ohio census, with the following males and their birth dates: 1 male b. 1775-1794 (WM. GRUBB?); 1 male b. 1794-1804; 1 male b. 1800-1810; 3 males b. 1810-1820; females 1 female b. 1794-1775(wife?); 1 female b. 1794- 1804; 1 female b. 1802-1804; 2 females b. 1810-1820 (1 MARY ANN?).–2.
1828 October 5
MARY ANN GRUBB and JAMES RALSTON were married in Lawrence Co., Ohio–3.
JAMES RALSTON was in Law. Co., Ohio census.–39
JAMES RALSTON was a juror in Lawrence Co., Ohio–4.
JAMES RALSTON was in Lawrence Co., Ohio census, with the following: 1 male b. 1770-1780; 1 male 1800-1810 (JAMES RALSTON?); 1 male b. 1830-1835 1 male B. 1835-1840;–1 female b. 1800-1810 (MARY ANN); 1 female B. 1825-1830; 1 female b. 1835-1840; A total of 4 children and 3 adults–5.
1840 May 20 JAMES RALSTON was the appraiser of RUTH CUTRIGHT, dec’d. Lawrence Co., Ohio–6. 1842 October
Court ordered to appraise the personal property of SAMUEL MALONE, DEC’D.–7.
1843 October 2
SMITH RALSTON was born in Lawrence Co., Ohio–8.
1844 September 9
WILLIAM RALSTON was born in Lawrence Co., Ohio–9.
1845 September 1
ALEXANDER RALSTON ? was born in Law. Co., Oh-10.
WM. GRUBB and others bought land from ROBERT BAYS in Greenup Co., Ky.–11.
AUGUSTUS RALSTON was born in Law. Co., Ohio–12.
GEORGE W. CUTRIGHT vs. heirs of MALONE; The deft. go hence without delay and recover his cost–13.
1848 May 1
CHARLES WORTHINGTON vs JAMES RALSTON-On Execution On motion of the Plaff. by J.S. GEORGE, his Attorney, leave is given the Sheriff of said County of Law. to amend the levy made by him in this case. So that it will embrace one, undivided half of said land levied upon, which amendment was made accordingly–14.
WM. M. PATTON vs DAVID ALLEN-apumprit. This cause is settled at the cost of the plaff. for which execution may ipue–30.
1848 November 2
LYGRAND BYINGTON vs JAMES RALSTON-apumprit? Death of Deft. suggested–31.
WM. GRUBB was on the Greenup Co., Ky tax list as follows: 1 white male over 21 years of age; 1 store; 1500 value of stores; 25.00 value under the equalization law; 4,000 total value–10.
On motion of LEGRAND BYINGTON, a creditor of JAMES RALSTON, late of Law. Co., deceased, it is ordered that a citation ipue against MARY ANN RALSTON widow of the said JAMES RALSTON, to shew cause at the present term. Why she does not apply for letters of Administration upon JAMES RALSTON’S estate—-32.
1849 September 9
MARY ANN RALSTON marries DAVID ALLEN in Law. Co., Ohio–11.
WM. GRUBB bought land from C.M. WILSON in Greenup Co., Ky–12.
WM. GRUBB bought land land from SAMUEL E. HOWE in Greenup Co., Ky.–13.
1850 September 24
ALEXANDER RALSTON sold land to GEORGE HUSH for $150.00. Section-2; Twp.-2; Range-19; 40 acres-24.
1851 October 29
DAVID ALLEN buys land from JOHN MAINES and JOHN SHIPLEY–28.
WM. GRUBB is on the Greenup Co., Ky. taxlist as follows: Upper District-1 male over 21 years old; 2 town lots; 200 value of each lot; 1 slave over 16 years old; 1 total slaves; 425 value of slaves; 2 horses and mares; 85 value of horses and mares; 3 children between the ages 5-16; 9 hogs over 6 months old; 2510 total value–10.
1852 March 20
Heirs of JAMES RALSTON and SAMUEL MALONE buys land from GEORGE B. SPARKS (SEE PAPER)–14.
1853 March 30
DAVID ALLEN sold land to JOHN W. ALLEN–27.
1853 June 21
LEGRAND BYINGTON vs. JAMES RALSTON Assumpsit’s (breech of promise)–32.
WM. GRUBB is in Greenup Co., Ky. taxlist –10.
1854 March 7
BYINGTON vs JAMES RALSTON breech of promise–15.
1854 March 7
MARY ALLEN vs ALEXANDER RALSTON dower–15.
1854 March 10
ALEXANDER CRAWFORD et al Allen et al vs DAVID ALLEN Petition–39.
1854 March 13
ALEXANDER CRAWFORD vs DAVID ALLEN Petition of Land–16.
1854 March 27
WILLIAM GRUBB and wife OLLY sells 25 acres of land to MARY ALLEN–17.
1854 June 15
ALEXANDER CRAWFORD vs DAVID ALLEN In Petition–18.
1855 June 22
MARY ALLEN vs DAVID ALLEN divorce continued–19.
1856 March 4
MARY ALLEN vs DAVID ALLEN divorce dismissed–22.
1856 September 25
MARY ALLEN and ALEXANDER RALSTON sold land to J.M. EAKINS–21.
1858 January 6
MARY ALLEN sells land to J.M. EAKINS–40.
1858 November 11
DAVID ALLEN vs. MARY ALLEN Divorce In Scioto Co., Ohio Divorce granted.–40.
1859 October 15
DAVID ALLEN’S land is sold by order of the Sheriff of Lawrence Co.–22.
Census Adams Co., Ind.-WM. RALSTON AND ALEXANDER RALSTON–7.
WILLIAM GRUBB in Boyd Co., Ky. census–23.
1860 July 20
MARY ALLEN was in Lawrence Co., Ohio census–1.
1862 May 13
MARY ANN RALSTON marries WASHINGTON KAYTON in Law. Co., Ohio–41.
1862-1863 MARY ALLEN died??–7. 1864 September
MILTON RALSTON died in Anderson, Ga. prison camp during Civil War–34.
ALEXANDER RALSTON married ELIZABETH KOUNS in Boyd Ky.–37.
1868 November 12
WILLIAM GRUBB sold land to JOSEPH DAVIDSON–29.
1869 November 24
HANNAH J. RALSTON dies in Lawrence Co., Ohio, Mason Twp. age 42 and single–36.
WILLIAM RALSTON was in Lawrence Co., census Mason Twp.–26.
1883 December 3
AUGUSTUS RALSTON marries ROSETTA M. ADAMS in Jay Co., Ind.–7.
1887 December 15
SMITH G. RALSTON died in Adams Co., Ind.–7.
1892 Jan. 2
ELIZABETH RALSTON dies in Lawrence Co., Ohio–25.
1914 February 9
WILLIAM RALSTON dies in Robinson, IL.-37.
1916 February 6
AUGUSTUS RALSTON died in Jay Co., Ind.-38.
1930 August 6
MARGARET RALSTON dies in Lawrence Co., Ohio.
Single age 72 years–35.