The Following names/families are part of my Workman family ancestry: Workman, Mills, Clark, Fitch, Carroll, Ernest, Owen, Critchfield, Hartsell, Turner, Rogers, Lothrup, Auger, Barnes, Van Alstine, Quackenboesch, Pierson, Davis, Crane, Conkling, Mulford, Mann, Oldham, Heaton, Eastman, Wheeler, Watts, Dustin, Sutton, Harpster, Cox My Mother’s surname was Driver and the list of names for her ancestry includes the following names/families: Driver, Pfeiffer, Mueller, Meyer/Mayer, Bennett, Scott, Woodfield, Hetrick, Rhodey, Franklin, Moore, Ball, Peck. This is just the basic list of surnames for now. I will eventually update this list with additional details!
Fayette County Illinois Names connected to Amos Workman and son, Isaac Workman
This list of names are families connected to Amos Workman and son Isaac Workman in association with their migration from Ohio to Illinois. Some of the names are referenced in the article: From Maryland to Illinois;Deciphering a Workman Family story.
Some of the names are direct ancestor relationships, others are very indirect but they all become connected in some way once the groups settled in Fayette county, Illinois.
Amos Workman b. abt 1765 Maryland d. abt 1844 Fayette county, Illinois
Jane Conner/Connor/Matheny b. abt 1790 Virginia d. aft. 1860 Fayette county, Illinois second wife of Amos Workman
children of Amos and Jane:
Joseph Workman 1818– spouse name Cynthia?
Mary Mariah Workman 1820–1887 spouse John Nugent, Isiah B. Greer
Margaret A. Workman dna 1822–1865 spouse Hiram Lawson
William C. Workman 1824–1885 spouse Jemimah Burgess, Mary Ann Musser
Abraham Workman dna 1829–1890 spouse Jane Turner, Elizabeth Francis Smith Fairchild
Israel Owen Workman dna 1830–1871 Rebecca Neely Sapp, Mary Lucilla Jennings
Lyman Workman 1833–1860 spouse Mary Cleary
Amanda (Normanda) Workman 1834– spouse John Graves
Isaac Workman, oldest son of Amos Workman. Mother’s name known only as Rebecca. b. abt 1799 Virginia d. abt 1845 Fayette county, Illinois.
Mary Jane “Polly” Owen, spouse of Isaac Workman. B. 27 May 1800 Tennessee D. abt 1895, Fayette county Illinois
Children of Isaac Workman and Mary Jane Owen:
William Workman dna 1822–1906 spouse Harriett Earnest
Leah Workman Hibbits 1824–1870 spouse George Hibbitts, Joel Bennett
Amos Workman dna 1825–1860 spouse Mary Ann Burgess
Mary Jane Workman 1826–1921 spouse Michael Putnam
Sarah Workman 1830–1925 spouse Joshua Arnold
Louisa Ann Workman 1833–1903 spouse William Jones
Thomas Jefferson “Jess” Workman dna 1836–1921 spouse Mary F. Hayden, Amelia Severns Scoles
Martin VanBuren Workman 1838–1923 spouse Louisa Sidwell
Nathan Workman 1839–1850
Harriett Earnest was wife of William Workman, eldest son of Isaac Workman and Mary Jane Owen. She was born abt 1826, died March 29, 1907 at Villard Minnesota. Her family lineage connections are not exactly clear but dna matches link her to the other Earnest families in county at the time. Her Father was either David Earnest or possibly William Earnest.