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Napoleon B. Platt

Male 1834 - 1878  (43 years)


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  • Name Napoleon B. Platt 
    Born 29 May 1834  Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 January 1878  Monroe County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Stepp Cemetery, Bloomington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1860 Federal Census. Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio
      Roll 1005, page 273
      Post Office Canfield
      Napoleon B. Pratt, 26, laborer, $100 real estate, b. OH
      Harriet Pratt, 25, b. NY
      Ensign A. Pratt, 3, b. OH
      Clara M. Pratt, 9 months, b. OH
      Angelina Adams 22, seamstress, b. OH
      Adeline Williston, 22, seamstress, b. OH
      Napoleon’s parents’ family is listed on the same census page.

      1870 Federal Census. Marion Township, Monroe County, Indiana
      Roll 344, page 380A
      Post Office Bloomington
      Napoleon B. Platt, 36, farmer, b. OH
      Harriet M. Platt, 35, keeping house, b. NY
      Ensign Platt, 13, at home, b. OH
      Clara Platt, 10, b. OH
      Vantile Platt, 8, b. OH
      Letitia Platt, 4, b. IN
      Viola Platt, 1, b. IN

      In 1916 Marion Township was merged into Benton Township. It forms what is now the north half of Benton Township. Most of that part of Benton Township is part of the Morgan-Monroe State Forest, wooded, and has few inhabitants.

      Napoleon died in a milling accident.

      Stepp Cemetery, Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana
      N. B. Platt, 2nd Ohio Cav.
    Person ID I92606  Schirado
    Last Modified 8 April 2015 

    Father Erastus David Platt,   b. 17 October 1800, Lanesborough, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 December 1868, Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Julia Hitchcock,   b. 25 April 1804, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1883, Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 19 November 1822  Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Married by Shadrach Bostwick, MG
    Family ID F60954  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Harriet Mariah Danforth,   b. 21 August 1834, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 April 1911, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 30 November 1854  Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elsie Sophia Platt,   b. 1 October 1855, Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 August 1856, Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Ensign A. Platt,   b. 30 May 1857, Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1941, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Clara M. Platt,   b. August 1859, Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Vantile H. Platt,   b. 3 August 1861, Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 November 1892, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     5. Letitia Platt,   b. November 1866, Benton Township, Monroe County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. January 1927, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     6. Viola Mercy Platt,   b. 11 July 1869, Benton Township, Monroe County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 January 1914, Leon, Decatur County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     7. Julia A. Platt,   b. 6 October 1871, Benton Township, Monroe County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 January 1931  (Age 59 years)
     8. Mary Agnes Platt,   b. 27 March 1875, Benton Township, Monroe County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1934, Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Family ID F60962  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S506] (The Trumball County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, Howland Printing, Cortland, Ohio. 1998).


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