I am interested in any information on the family of Joseph Gideon Price. The family came to Kansas in 1857 from Walshville, ILL
Joseph Price was a surveyor and carpenter by trade and served as a Township trustee, Justice of the Peace, and school teacher in the Liztown (Elizabethtown) community.
1. Joseph Gideon Price born Wales m. Wincy Ann Fann 2. Joseph Price b. Orange Co., NC 10 Jan 1814 d. ?? KS m. Elizabeth Jones circa 1836 Alton, Ill 1. George Gideon Price killed in Civil War and buried near Nashville, TN 2. Hugh 3. John Henry b.1 Feb 1850 Walshville, Ill d. March 1912 m. Ida Osborne 24 Mar 1886 1. Ruth 2. Helen 3. Ralph 4. Mary 5. Julia 6. Emily b. 30 Jul 1853 Ill d. 27 Mar 1936 KS m. Mark Robinson Day 1. Corwin Price Day 2. Sarah Elizabeth m. Roy I. Mather 3. Etta Mildred m. Henry Hoyt Fackler 4. Wincy E. m. John Thomas Jones 5. Flora Frances m. John Holzapfel 6. Ida m. John Holzapfel 7. Anna Laura m. Fred Barnes 7. Ann Wincy m. James Starr 8. Sarah m. Claybourne Seymoure
John Henry Jones served as a minister in Kansas from 1879 to 1912. From 1897 to 1902 he was the presiding elder in the Fort Scott district. He also served in Chanute, Parsons, Emporia, Independence, Iola, and Paola.