Arthur Brock, the son of James and Ann (Mullen) Brock, was born in Ireland. He came to the United States in 1827, residing first in New York, and then Pennsylvania. He married Sarah H Seaman in 1841 and they had one child, Cassius S Brock. Mrs Brock died in West Virginia in 1857.
Mr Brock then moved to Sulivan County, Missouri, where he was a schoolteacher. He moved to Milan, the county seat, and in 1865, married Susanah C Orr. Susanah C Orr was born 26 April 1831 in Mahoning County, Ohio. She died 1915 in Sullivan County, Missouri. Her parents were:
Father: Russell ORR b: 03 APR 1798 in Washington Co., Pennsylvania
Mother: Ellen WINANS b: 11 JUN 1801 in Pennsylvania
Arthur and Susanah had three children: L Winnie (Lane Winans), who lived in Green Castle, Missouri, Russell Holcomb, and Kate Susanah.
I have no further information on Winnie Brock or Russell Holcomb Brock.
Kate Susanah Brock was born December, 1869, at Owasco. She died 20 April 1961 in Ferndale, California.
Following from note written by Charles Edstrom:
Name: Arthur BROCK Sex: M Note:
Grandfather to Clyde Brock of Heppner OR by letter from Clyde to Arthur.
Seaman Lodge Memorial paper clipping in Kate Brocks papers states he was the son of James and Ann (Mullen) Brock born in Ireland. Came to US in 1827 to NY PA.
Married Sarah H Seaman 1841, one child Cassius S. Brock. Mrs Brock died in WV in 1857.
Moved to Sullivan County MO, taught school. Moved to Milan, MO. Married Susan C. Orr in 1865, had a son(?) Winnie L. of Greencastle MO and dau Kate, then of Owasco MO. (this is Kate Brock who left many letters, jewerly and an initialled ring (ring now in possession C. Edstrom Moore(3).
Papers in possesion of Wm E Edstrom Sr (6) Included are several poems written by A. Brock.
I think he is Ellen Brock brother but it is unclear at present (CEM #3)
Name: Arthur BrockBorn in Ireland. He came to the United States in 1827, residing first in New York, and then Pennsylvania.
Father: James Brock
Mother: Ann Mullen
Marriage 1 Sarah H Seaman d: 1857 in West Virginia
Cassius S Brock
Marriage 2 Susanah Orr b: 26 APR 1831 in Mahoning County, OH
LaneWinans Brock b: 1867 in Sullivan County, MISSOURI
Russell Holcomb Brock b: 23 JUL 1868 in Sullivan County, MISSOURI
Kate Susanah Brock Birth: 09 DEC 1869 in Owasco, Sullivan County, MISSOURI. Death: 20 APR 1961 in Ferndale, Humbolt County, CA Note: !Never married
Name: Susanah Orr Name: BROCK Name: SWALLOW Sex: F Birth: 26 APR 1831 in Mahoning County, Ohio Death: 1915 in Sullivan County, Missouri
Father: Russell ORR b: 03 APR 1798 in Washington County, Pennsylvania Death: 04 NOV 1839 in Milton Twp., Mahoning County, Ohio
Mother: Ellen WINANS b: 11 JUN 1801 in Pennsylvania Married: 09 DEC 1820 in Newton Presbyterian Church, Trumbull County, Ohio