McRoberts, Artemus Bernard

Birth Name McRoberts, Artemus Bernard
Nick Name Bernard, Barry
Gender male
Age at Death 73 years, 2 days


Artemus and Indiana (Lewis) established their first home on land in Washington Township, Gibson Co., Indiana that was transferred to them by her father, Stephen Lewis, in 1849. In 1856, they moved 2 miles southwest of Ennis, near Princeton, in Gibson Co. They built a log home for their residence and to it they brought their three oldest children (Milton, Narcissa, and Artemus and their new baby son Francis Marion.

Numerous trees have Bernard born in OH but several census' say he was born in KY.
1850: KY
1860: OH
1870: KY
1880: OH
his wife Indiana also says she was born in KY too,


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1822-03-13 Lincoln, KY    
Death 1895-03-15 Gibson, IN    
Burial   Washington Township, Gibson Co, IN Kirk Cemetery  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father McRoberts, David1782-03-231831-10-14
Mother Olds, Martha B.1781-12-131859-03-21
    Brother     McRoberts, Willard about 1803 before 1810
    Brother     McRoberts, David 1805-12-05 1870-04-06
    Sister     McRoberts, Lucy Ann? 1806-03-18 1873-10-29
    Sister     McRoberts, Elizabeth 1808
    Brother     McRoberts, Reuben Olds 1814 1885-04-14
    Sister     McRoberts, Martha Belle 1817
         McRoberts, Artemus Bernard 1822-03-13 1895-03-15
    Sister     McRoberts, Lucretta Jane 1823
    Sister     McRoberts, Cynthia Ann 1828


Family of McRoberts, Artemus Bernard and Lewis, Indiana

Married Wife Lewis, Indiana ( * 1829-09-16 + 1868-01-27 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1849-11-22 Hamilton Co., Ohio    

1850 Washington, Gibson Co, IN (the first of our McRoberts to come to Gibson County, IN) [Lindel O Hume says David arrived first, but I don't see him in the 1850 Census]

Name Birth Date Death Date
McRoberts, Willard S
McRoberts, Jerome
McRoberts, Milton A1850-11-251941-03-06
McRoberts, Narcissa Jane1853-02-11
McRoberts, Artemus Bernard Jr18541927
McRoberts, Francis Marion18561931
McRoberts, Perry Alexander1862
McRoberts, David Caleb1865-07-051946-09-02
McRoberts, John B1867-12-20

Family of McRoberts, Artemus Bernard and Pauley, Nancy C

Married Wife Pauley, Nancy C ( * + ... )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1894-01-25 Gibson, IN    

Family of McRoberts, Artemus Bernard and Foster, Mary

Married Wife Foster, Mary ( * 1836 + 1893-03-28 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1868-09-16 Gibson, IN   1a

Source References

  1. various: USGenWeb
      • Page: Gibson Co, IN