McAninch Family History Newsletter

Volume VII, Number 1, January 30, 1999. Re-printed February 2001.


A clearing house for McAninch and related surnames [ McAninch, McIninch, McNinch (-sh) ].

Published Quarterly since 1993.                        Articles solicited, and Queries accepted.




Table Of Contents




Miscellaneous info, Queries, and Nuggets from recent letters

page 1999-02

(Iowa, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas)




The Draft Enrollment List of 1862, and other Civil War Records in Indiana

page 1999-04



The Editor’s Corner


Happy New Year, 1999, and a warm welcome to two newly-found “Kentucky cousins” – 


Doug Cline, 2505 North Willow Way, Indianapolis, IN 46268; 317-872-7457; <>. One of Doug’s g3-g-mothers is Louvisa McAninch, daughter of Daniel and Dorcas (Burks) McAninch. Louvisa, born 5 July 1838, Indiana, married Elisha Buis, 4 Apr. 1858, Putnam County, and they had 8 or 9 children. Louvisa died 24 Sept. 1925, and is buried in Stilesville Cemetery, Hendricks County.


Patrick McAnish, Long Beach, California; 562 438-9596; <>. Patrick is a son of Glen McAnish, born 1904, grand-son of Barney F. McAninch, born 23 Jan. 1883, Bell County, Texas, all descendants of William McAninch, died 1813, Casey County, Kentucky. The spelling was changed by Eddy County, (Carlsbad) New Mexico, on Glen’s “Delayed Birth Registration”, issued July, 1940.

[see also “Family Bible Records of John Forrest McAninch”, McAninch Family History Newsletter, Vol. V, No. 1, Feb. 1997, pg. 5; from David McAninch, 1209 W. Cliffwood Ct., Spokane WA 99218]


And, the New Year brings three Change of Address notices received in the last quarter --


Dr. Richard M. Cochran, Ph.D., 430 S. Stewart Ave., Big Rapids, MI 49307; Dean of Library and Instructional Services, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan; <>.


Mikki (Michelle Kintner) McAninch, 2917 Oxford St., Des Moines, Iowa 50313-4809; 515-282-2183.


Nancy (McA.) Schriber, 1281 Township Road 685, Madison Lake, Minnesota 56063; 507-243-3045


And, I have a new, permanent E-mail address: <>. E-mail to this new address [Univ. California, Irvine] will be forwarded automatically, allowing us to change our ISP easily.


This McAninch Family History Newsletter is Published by Frank and Jan (Mauk) McAninch

17531 Montbury Circle, Huntington Beach, California 92649-4823    Telephone: 714-846-5134

Email: family @, FrankMcAninch @, or frankmac @


McAninch Family History NL, VII-1  January 1999  Copyright Frank McAninch   page 1999-01

Permission granted to copy freely for any non-commercial purpose except copyrights owned by others


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