- Posted on Find-A-Grave for Jonathan Hostetler
by: Brenda Horton
Record added: Nov 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22640295
Two other records show he was born in Kentucky. Son of Abraham Hostetler and Agnes Hardman. Husband of Sarah Ribble m. 1816 Shelby Co, KY. Husband of Elizabeth Leatherman m. 4 Sep 1823 Orange Co, IN.
Jonathan Hostetler is the son of Abraham & Agnes Hardman Hostetler. Jonathan was a Kentuckian by birth, but in 1816 became a resident of Indiana. He married Sarah Ribble near Salem Indiana. They had two children, one of whom died leaving no record; the other was Abraham Jonathan Hostetler. They moved to Lawrence County about 1819 and there spent the remainder of their short lives. Jonathan was a farmer. Sarah died in 18 Apr 1823, Jonathan having a small child married Elizabeth Leatherman on 4 Sep 1823 in Orange County, Indiana. Five years later, Jonathan was laid to rest at the age of 35 yrs, 6 mos, 24 days. From the files of Cindy.