From: Chet Ogan
Hugh and Sandy,
That's the one, but Rick McCallister (West Virginia),
gives me a better lineage to Charles Booth. The info I have on Charles
Booth is a little different. I can add a piece on Samuel and Mary
(Jameson) Ferguson's dtr Elizabeth. She married Charles Booth 19
1798 in Tawewell, VA. (your notes say ca 1802). Charles was born
in VA, (not England) son of Charles Booth Sr and Jane Whitby.
Charles Sr. was born in Elkton, Cecil Co., MD,
circa 1736 and died
before 1826. Charles Sr. was in the Revolutionary War in the 2nd
Battalion of Chester Co. Militia under Col Evan Evans. His will was
dated 2 June 1819, proved 25 Aug 1826 in Londongrove Twp., Chester Co.,
PA, and listed the following children: Joseph, Charles, John, Phebe, and
Jonathan. The Quakers disowned Charles for marrying outside their
Charles Jr and Elizabeth Ferguson had 12 children:
Elizabeth b. 19 Jan 1812, VA m. 19 Je 1832 in Cabell Co, VA (WV),
Sinclair Booth (1814-1904), s/o Asa Simpson Booton and Francis 'Fanny'
Spurlock. Elizabeth d. ca 1852, Knox Co., IL.
Martha Ann Bouton, d/o Sinclair Booton and Elizabeth Ferguson, b. 1 Apr
1834 Cabell Co, VA m. (Knox Co, IL) 25 Sep 1851 James Cornelius
McFarland (1833 Richland, OH-1893 Los Angeles, CA) d. 1 Apr 1907)
Concord, MA. 6 children including Eliza below.
Eliza Alice McFarland, d/o James and Martha McFarland, b. 3 Feb 1854,
Shoalwater Bay, WA, m. Wm Rollins Abrams (2 Jul 1848 Gainsville, AL) 11
Jun 1921 Vancouver, WA) 3 Feb 1870 The Dalles, OR, d. 12 Oct 1935 Long
Beach, CA. 4 children including Ruth below.
Ruth Helen Abrams b. 16 Jul 1892 Ellensburg, WA, m. 4 Apr 1920 in
Vancouver, WA, Edgar Buker (1895 Vancouver - 1962 Vancouver) d. 22
1964, Hollywood, CA. Children: Donna, below, and Chester Buker of San
Donna Buker b. 21 May 1921 Vancouver, WA m. Reginald T. Ogan (1917
Carpinteria, CA- 1991 Carpinteria, CA) 16 Jun 1946, Hollywood, CA. She
is living in Carpinteria, CA, on Ogan Rd. Children: Chet, Susan of
Bakersfield, CA and Laura Lee of Portland, OR.
Chet Ogan b. 22 Mar 1947 Needles, CA, m. 9 Aug 1980 Wolfeboro, NH,
Barbara Buckman b. 16 Jul 1947, Summit, NJ. Living in Eureka, CA.
Children Jonathan (1982) and Katherine (1982).
Submitted by Chet Ogan
811 'O' St