Reider-Underwood Genealogy

Jonas RawaltAge: 78 years18041882

Name
Jonas Rawalt
Birth November 13, 1804
Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA
Latitude: N40.8502 Longitude: W76.7082

Death of a sisterAmelia Rawalt
August 20, 1812 (Age 7 years)

MarriageDeidra D RobbinsView this family
March 24, 1825 (Age 20 years)
Clark, Indiana, USA
Latitude: N38.4774 Longitude: W85.7164

Birth of a son
#1
John Rawalt
1826 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Enoch Rawalt
1827 (Age 22 years)
Indiana, USA
Latitude: N39.775 Longitude: W85.5584

Birth of a son
#3
Henry Rawalt
1827 (Age 22 years)

Birth of a son
#4
Seth Rawalt
1827 (Age 22 years)

Marriage of a childJohn RawaltHarriet Maria NicholsonView this family
April 1, 1847 (Age 42 years)
Peoria, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.7902 Longitude: W89.7591

Death of a brotherBenjamin Rawalt
November 23, 1849 (Age 45 years)
Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.4794 Longitude: W90.2134

Death of a sisterMary Lawrence RAWALT
October 11, 1857 (Age 52 years)
Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.4794 Longitude: W90.2134

Marriage of a childWilliam GansonMary RawaltView this family
October 2, 1859 (Age 54 years)
Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.4794 Longitude: W90.2134

Death of a sisterElizabeth C. Rawalt
November 11, 1862 (Age 57 years)
Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.4794 Longitude: W90.2134

Death of a motherElizabeth YOCUM
about 1864 (Age 59 years)
Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.4794 Longitude: W90.2134

Death of a fatherJohn RAWALT Jr.
February 13, 1876 (Age 71 years)
Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.4794 Longitude: W90.2134

Death of a sisterNancy Anna Rawalt
February 13, 1878 (Age 73 years)
Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.4794 Longitude: W90.2134

Death of a wifeDeidra D Robbins
October 27, 1878 (Age 73 years)

Burial of a wifeDeidra D Robbins
October 28, 1878 (Age 73 years)
Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.4794 Longitude: W90.2134

Death December 22, 1882 (Age 78 years)
Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.4794 Longitude: W90.2134

Burial
Greenwood Cemetery
Canton, Fulton, Illinois, USA
Latitude: N40.5581 Longitude: W90.0351

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1800Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA
7 years
younger sister
-4 years
elder sister
2 years
himself
4 years
younger sister
16 months
younger sister
Amelia Rawalt
Birth: February 10, 1810Clark, Indiana, USA
Death: August 20, 1812
20 months
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Benjamin Rawalt
Birth: February 19, 1814New York, USA
Death: Cholera EpidemicNovember 23, 1849Fulton, Illinois, USA
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
George Rawalt
Birth: October 26, 1818New York, USA
Burial: Greenwood CemeteryCanton, Fulton, Illinois, USA
Family with Deidra D Robbins - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: March 24, 1825Clark, Indiana, USA
21 months
son
2 years
son
1 year
son
1 year
son
son
daughter
daughter
daughter
son
son

Shared note

JONAS RAWALT (aka "REWALT" ) who came to be· known only under the spelling RAWALT, was b. 1803, "Nov. 13, Northumberland County, Pa.80l Family Bible) d. 1882, Dec. 22, Fulton County, Ill. bur. Greenwood Cemetery, m. , March 23 in Clark ·Co. Ind. to DEIDA ROBBINS who was b. 1807, Jan. 1, North Carolina, d. 1878, Oct. 2 She was dau of James Robbins and Polly Fouts. Jonas and Deida had 10 children, eight of whoI Iived to maturity.

They went to Illinois in 1829. Jonas served in the Ill. Legislature as first representative from Fulton County, serving two terms during which the capital was in Vandalia. Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas were members of the same legislature. See account of friendly wrestling match with Lincoln during a session.

Jonas at age 57 was commissioned Major in the Seventh Illinois Cavalry, and, organized a Company. He served in the Civil War from Sep1 21, 1861 to 1863.