Second Generation

2. Simon Peter2 Wyckoff (Dennis1) was born Reaville, Hunterdon Co, NJ June 23, 1835. Simon died March 10, 1906 Reaville, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 70 years of age.

He married twice. He married Sarah Jane Boles 1865. Sarah was born in Medina Co, Ohio January 10, 1838. Sarah died May 3, 1895 Reaville, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 57 years of age. It is believed that Sarah was 1/2 Indian.

He married Sarah M unknown 1896. Sarah was born February 1840. Simon served in the Civil War, Co. "I", 16th Regt. Ohio Vol's, from Oct 7, 1861 to Oct 31, 1864.

In the 1870 census East Union, Franklin Twp, Wayne Co, Ohio page 202, Simon Wykoff (age 35) is recorded with Sarah J (age 32), Mary (age 5), Charles (age 3), and Isaac (age 1). Simon was born in New Jersey and the rest of the family was born in Ohio. Simon has the occupation of a day laborer. A few pages away is Tunis and Ruth Wykoff. Simon is not Tunis and Ruth's child but most likely related in some way.

Can not find his in the 1880 census so the family must have been in transit between Ohio and New Jersey.

In the 1900 census East Raritan, Hunterdon Co NJ page 256, Simon (age 64) is recorded with Sarah M (age 60). They have been married for 4 years and Sarah has has no children. Simon has the occupation of a Gardener.

Simon Peter Wyckoff and Sarah Jane Boles had the following children:

child 3 i. Mary E3 Wyckoff was born in Medina Co, Ohio 1865.

child 4 ii. Charles Wyckoff was born in Medina Co, Ohio 1867.

child 5 iii. Isaac L Wyckoff was born in Medina Co, Ohio 1869.

child 6 iv. Lena May Wyckoff was born Liberty Center, Ohio September 22, 1873. Lena died November 18, 1943 Ringoes, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 70 years of age. She married Harrison Rounsaville Godown Reaville, Hunterdon Co, NJ, December 25, 1895. Harry was born Dilts Corner, Hunterdon Co, NJ May 24, 1870. Harry(5743) was the son of John Alexander Godown and Rebecca Ann Housel. Harry died October 18, 1941 Ringoes, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 71 years of age. Buried in Pleasant Ridge cemetery (See Harrison Rounsaville Godown for the continuation of this line.) Birth certificate of Woodrow has Lena's last name spelled as Whykoff.

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