Jacob W. Neal, 8 North 50 West

In 1860 Brown County, Indiana, Jacob Neal is 4, with Isaac M. 36, Elizabeth 35, David 14, John 13, Sarah A. 11, Nancy A. 9, Martha C. 8, James H. 6, Maranda C. 5, Jacob 4, and Eliza G. 1.

Jacob W. Neal married Aurrilla May Owens, age 15, on December 5, 1889 in Greeley, Colorado.

Jacob claimed 40 acres in section 11, 8N 50W in 1892.
This was a Script claim, issued in favor of Louis Louirer, private in Captain De. Blanes Compania, Louisiana Militia, War of 1812, assigned to Jacob.

He also Script-claimed 120 acres in that section, for the claim of William Miller, private in Captain Bennett's Company, Virginia Militia, War of 1812.

In 1900 Weld County, J. W. is a farm laborer, born Feb 1866, with A. H. June 1874, both born in Indiana, Clara August 1892 and Willie Nov 1890 born in Colorado.

In 1910 Greeley, Jacob is a confectioner, 54, with Aurilla 37, both born in Indiana. Wm. D. 18, Clara 17, and Nellie 7 were born in Colorado.

Jacob is a confectioner in 1920 Greeley, 64, with Aurilla 44 and Nellie 17.

Jacob W. Neal 1857-1923 # 65230388 and Aurilla M. 1870-1955 # 65230390 are buried in Greeley.

In 1930 Greeley, Aurilla is widowed, 57, with daughter Nellie 27 and her husband John M. Abbott, a sign painter 35 born in Indiana. Wanda Abbott is 7, Fern four months old.


William I. Neal, 35, married Rose Nell Plummer in Ordway, Colorado September 12, 1929.
He's working at the sugar factory there in 1930, and they have no kids.

In 1940 Washington County, Arkansas, William is a chemist ina asugar mill, 48, with Rose 31 born in Indiana, Carolyn 8 born in Colorado.
Rose's parents William H. Plummer 70 and Sarah 69 are living with them.

Carolyn J. Neal is in high school in 1948 in Los Angeles.
William Plummer 1868-1955 died in Los Angeles County.
Sarah S. Plummer 1870-1964 died in Los Angeles County.

There's a William I. Neal buried in Inglewood cemetery.

Nellie Edna Neal, 19, married John Melville Abbott on October 26, 1921 in Greeley.

Nellie Edna Abbott 1903-1935 is buried in Greeley # 26762849.

July 18, 1935 Greeley "Marriago licenses Issued in Port Collins to: John M. Abbott and Evelyn S. Soil- wood, both of Greeley." This doesn't appear in the on-line marriage index.
In 1940 Greeley, John Abbott is 25, widowed, with daughter Fern 10.

Wanda Edna Abbott 1923-1935 is on the same stone as Nellie and John M. 1894-1979.


Clara 27 and Curtis E. Griffin 32 were in Goshen County Wyoming in 1920.

They're in Larimer County, Colorado in 1930, with William R. 9 and Evylin 6, both born in Colorado.

In 1940 Larimer County, Curtis is a rancher, 52, Clara 47, William 18 and Evelyn L. 16.
Clara Ellen Griffin, born August 2, 1892 in Colorado, father Neal, mother Owens, died August 19, 1947 in Sacramento County.
William, 1921-1986, served in the Army 1942-1945.

Evelyn L. Griffin divorced Glenn L. Windham in Tulare County, California February 1967.


William T. Neal cash-claimed a quarter in section 2, 8N 53W in 1911.
In 1920 Sterling, William is a railroad carpenter, 48, born in the U.S., single.

There's a William Neal in 1930 Denver, 59, born in Kentucky, a house carpenter, living in a 30-person rooming house.

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