Helman, Abel Daugherty

Involved in many organizations: Grand Master - Grand Lodge Grand Patriarch - Grand Encampment Grand Representative - Sovereign Grand Lodge Rebekahs Methodist Republican Founded Ashland Mills in 1851

Other Name(s): 

Captain A. D. Helman

City: 

Ashland

Birthplace: 

Wayne/Ashland County, Ohio

Residence: 

Ashland, Ohio Weaver Creek, Calif. Yreka, Calif. Rock Creek/Ashland, Ore.

Place of death: 

Ashland, Ore.

Father: 

Helman, John, from Germany, died in Ohio

Spouse: 

Kanagy. (or Konagy) Martha J.

Children: 

Almeda Lizette; John Kanagy; Mary Elizabeth ; Martha Jane 08/14/1857 - 04/24/1950 Abel Lincoln 10/08/1860 - 10/11/1947 Benjamin Franklin Butler 01/04/1863 - 04/17/1940 Ulysses Sydney Grant 05/10/1865 - 02/19/1947 Oates Orange 05/22/1869 - 04/26/1927

Education: 

Subscription school

Nationality: 

U.S. A,

Occupation: 

Farmer in Ohio until 1849 1850 - gold miner in California 1852 - built and ran a saw mill in Ashland, Ore. 1854 - built a grist mill 1855 - founded the post office & was the postmaster for 27 years. 1855 - assigned to Fort Wagner for temporary