There is an IGI record of a Mary Ann Cross being born to Jeremiah Cross
& Mary Ann. Its likely this mother was Ann Mary Everett? Saint Anne
Westminister, London, Eng.
From IGI: Mary Ann CROSS ; Christening: ; 4 Mar 1833 ; Saint Anne Soho, Westminster, London, England ;Parents: Father: Jeremiah CROSS
Mother: Mary Ann
Mother was Everett from Wiltshire, Eng.
Mary Ann CROSS married John Batty Foster
( One record says "Betty" , not "Batty"?) in 10 Sept 1853 in Cuyahoga OH
(likely Cleveland where she
Q-So did John Foster die in CW?
In OH there are references to John Foster:
b. 19 Jan 1830 or 27 Aug 1844 ?
See in OH 1820 & 1870 Census & OH Land Records: 1825, 1829, 1835 & 1837. Pensions 1883. A John B. Foster in 1870 census.
Jeremiah B.BLACK-Cleveland OH m.1864
to Mary Ann (CROSS) FOSTER
Mary likely married a Jeremiah B. BLACK after in 1864.
A Mary A. Foster married Jeremiah B. Black in 20 Aug 1864 in Cuyahoga, OH. A
Jeremiah B. BLACK was in US CW . Priv in 188 OH Inf. & Priv out in 197 OH Inf. Ref 000552, 0009, 00000718.
A Jeremiah Black enlisted in OH 18Feb 1865 as Corpl. Age 30 for Union. The age fits!
Based on others information, here is update on BLACK family connection:
Jeremiah Billings Black was born 14 Jan 1835 in Plymouth, Hancock, ME & died in Erie,Erie,PA (yr=?)
Children by Mary Ann CROSS were:
(1) Lillie Mae ( BLACK) GREEN ,
b. 4 Sept 1865 in Cleveland, OH, d. 10 July 1909 in Strongsville,
OH, m. Walter R. GREEN in 30 Sept. 1884. His
father was Walter Ronie GREEN & mother Sussie Bulin Ingram. SEE Newspaper OBIT 1909
Their Children born in Cleveland OH:
Huburt ( Herbert) W. GREEN, b.
abt 1892 Cleveland, OH
Grace L. GREEN, b. abt 1894 Cleveland, OH
Rhea May ( GREEN) SHEER , b. 29 Mar 1896 Cleveland, OH , d. 30 Nov 1937 in Cleveland, OH.--SEE Newspaper OBIT 1937 !
Spouse was Walter Albert SHEER, m. 25 June 1914. Walter d. 5 Jan 1966 in Strongsville, OH. Walter's second wife was Miriam R.White in
Contact on Sherr family side is email@example.com !
(2) Charlie BLACK , b. 19 Sept 1867
in Plymouth, Hancock, ME, d. 12 Sept 1912 in Cleveland, OH, m. Ellen ZIMMERMAN
b. 1871? in
Cleveland,OH? SEE Newspaper OBIT 1912
Bessie BLACK, age 41 in PA 1910 census
Florence BLACK, age 66 in PA 1910 census
Russell BLACK., age 7 in PA 1910 census ?
(4) August BLACK-IGI has record of this in abt. 1863 with Jeremiah as Father & no mother listed. Its a send in data!
Note in same town there was a Andrew Jackson Black ( bro. of Jeremiah)
he had son August Eugene Black 1875 in Erie, Erie, PA.
2711 Green Rd.
Shaker Hts/ Beachwood, OH