Some of the surnames that I am researching include Caplinger, Homeister (my maiden name), Bell (Darian’s mother’s maiden name and Pettet (my mother’s maiden name). However, this is only the beginning of our family trees. Below is a list of some of the surnames that you will find in our family along with some locations and time periods. This is just the beginning of our list.
If you want to find our more information about a particular surname please contact me.
|BEAN||McLean County, Illinois
Barbour and Harrison County, Virginia (later West Virginia)
|1860 – present
1700s – 1860
|BELL||Franklin and Crawford County, Missouri||Mid 1800s – Mid 1900s|
|CAPLINGER||Logan and DeWitt County, Illinois
Shelby County, Kentucky
|1899 – present
1834? – 1890s?
|COPELAND||Polk County, Missouri|
|DUNN||Clay County, Kansas|
|EICKEMEIER/EICKMEYER||Bremer County, Iowa|
|HOAGLAND||Logan County, Illinois
Morgan County, Illinois
|About 1878 – present
Before 1857- About 1878
|HOMEISTER/HOHMEISTER||Bremer County, Iowa
|1890s – present
|HOOK||Polk County, Missouri|
|HUMBERD/HUMBARD/HUMBERT||Logan County, Illinois
McDonough County, Illinois
Hancock County, Illinois
|1916 – 1950s?
1911 – 1915
|KENNER||Hawkins County, Tennessee
Washington County, North Carolina (now in Tennessee)
Prince William County, Virginia
|1888 – ???
1756 – ???
1735 – 1756?
|LAWSON||Polk County, Missouri|
|OHLENDORF||Bremer County, Iowa|
|PETTET/PETTIT||Polk County, Missouri|
|SMELSER||Ripley County, Missouri|
|WILSON||Polk County, Missouri|
|WITT||Polk County, Missouri|
|ZABEL||Bremer and Chickasaw County, Iowa|