Broomhall Elihu[1]

Male 1827 - 1885  (58 years)


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  • Name Broomhall Elihu 
    Born 1 Jan 1827  Belmont, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    MRIN 192 - Hannah Lynn 
    _FSFTID KF58-817 
    _UID AC3892C20DDD44399143A5250A7E2DF2E484 
    Buried Mar 1885  Belmont, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 12 Mar 1885  Belmont, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Genealogical Records in Belmont County, Vol. V, (Abstracts from Newspaper, Belmont Chronicle, 1884 & 1885) page 60:
      Elihu Broomhall, well known citizen of Union Twp, reside near Morristown, died on Saturday; aged 58 years. His remains were interred at Molmont on Monday. He had suffered for abt 19 years from crippling rheumatism.

      Buried in Belmont Town Cemetery, Goshen Twp, Belmont Co., Ohio. (digital photo: 2009 Oct Genealogy Trip Belmont Co; Tombstones)

      1850 Census, Union, Belmont, Ohio
      ancestry.com - page 12 of 45 for Union Township
      Broomhall, Elisha age 23, male, farmer, born Ohio
      Hannah, age 21, female, born Ohio
      James, age 1, male, born Ohio
      NOTE: Living next door to Samuel McKisson, Rebecca Broomhall, Joseph Bond (Rebecca's brother)

      1860 Federal Census, Morristown, Union, Belmont Ohio
      Elihu Broomhall, age 31, male, farmer, value of real estate $5000; value of personal estate $1000; born Ohio
      Hannah Broomhall, age 30, female, born Ohio
      Mary A, age 19, female, born Ohio
      Wilbur Broomhall, age 9, male, born Ohio
      Clinton Broomhall, age 4, male, born Ohio
      Allen, age 1, male, born Ohio
      Charlotte South, age 40, female, servant, born New Jersey
      Shadone South, age 3, male, born New Jersey


      1870 Census, Union, Belmont, Ohio
      Elihu Broomhall, age 43, invalid, born Ohio
      Hannah Broomhall, age 40, born Ohio
      Wilber Broomhall, age 19, farm laborer, born Ohio
      Clinton Broomhall, age 14, farm laborer, born Ohio
      Allen Broomhall, age 11, at home, born Ohio
      Joseph Broomhall, age 9, attend school, born Ohio
      Elizabeth B Broomhall, age 6, attend school, born Ohio
      Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Union, Belmont, Ohio; Roll M593_1174; Page: 375A; Image: 240; Family History Library Film: 552673. ancestry.com,

      1880 Census, Union, Belmont, Ohio
      ancestry.com; image 5 of 26 in Union Township, district 33
      Broomhall, Elihu, white, male, age 53, farmer, rheumatism, born Ohio, parents born Ohio
      Hannah, wife, white, female, age 53, keeping house, born Ohio, parents born Ohio
      Wilbur, white, male, age 28, son, farmer, born Ohio, parents born Ohio
      Allen, white, male, age 28, son, farmer, born Ohio, parents born Ohio
      Joseph, white, male, age 19, son, farmer, born Ohio, parents born Ohio
      Belle, white, female, age 16, daughter, born Ohio, parents born Ohio
      Alma, white, female, age 4, granddaughter, born Ohio, parents born Ohio (this must be Clinton's daughter, as he died in May 1880 and his wife's parents (Carpenter) are living next door

      Elihu is listed in the 1860 non-population Agricultural Federal Census in Belmont County, Ohio, as living in Union Township.
      Source: Non-Population Census Schedules for Ohio, NARA T1159, Belmont County Roll 2(1850); Roll 17 (1860); Roll 29 (1860 Mortality); Roll 34 (1870); Roll 50 (1880)
    Person ID I529  Petranek-Mercer
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father Broomhall James,   b. 22 Jun 1796, , Chester, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1837, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother Bond Rebecca,   b. Abt 1795, Belmont, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1850, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1829  Goshen, Belmont, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Notes 
    • They were married in the Goshen meeting house. Plainfield MM Mar. 8, 1826. Wiegle's Broomhall Genealogy website corroborates date, place.
    Family ID F172  Group Sheet

    Family Lynn Hannah,   b. 1827,   d. 27 Mar 1886, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1848  Belmont, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Broomhall James,   b. Abt 1849, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 3 Aug 1930, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     2. Broomhall Wilbur Leroy,   b. Oct 1850, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)
     3. Broomhall Clinton,   b. Abt 1856, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1880, Union, Belmont, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 24 years)
     4. Broomhall Allen,   b. Abt 1859, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1891, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years)
     5. Broomhall Joseph,   b. Abt 1861, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1892, "Banks O'Dee" Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)
     6. Broomhall Elizabeth,   b. 1864, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F192  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] www.springhillfarm.com/broomhall.

    2. [S18] Hinshaw's Quaker Encyclopedia, Vol. IV Ohio, Plainfield MM pg. 322.


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