Pioneer Period and Pioneer People of
Fairfield Co., Ohio.
by C. M. L. Wiseman
Publ. F. J.
Heer Printing Co., Columbus, O. 1901
pgs. 309 -310
Elizabeth Bear emigrated from Rockingham County, Va.
Their children were:
Katie, who married Philip Lamb, and whose
descendants, the families of Philip, Jr., and
Peter Lamb, reside in this county. George
Lamb, of Hooker; Noah, John and Irvin,
of Carroll, are sons of Peter Lamb. The
daughters of Mrs. Henry Coffman, Mrs. Belle Beatty,
of Carroll, and Rachel Flood, of Lancaster.
Polly married James Steadman and moved to
Sarah Bear married Sarah Cherry, sister
to Ralph Cherry, in 1816 and removed to Allen
Betsey Bear married Daniel Miller in 1817
and lived in Allen County. Joseph Miller a
son, resides with his daughter, Mrs. George Kester
of Greenfield township.
Adam Bear married a Steadman and moved to
Anne Bear married John Meason in 1817.