Felix REGNIER, Sr
- Born: 1801, , Otsego, New York, USA
- Died: Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA
- Buried: Cemetery, Mound, Marietta, Washington, Ohio, USA
Other names for Felix were Dr, Feliz BEGMER and REGMER.
Medical Doctor, Physician.
Austin Barber to Capt Levi Barber 1 Dec 1866:
"...Dr Regnier spent two days (in Pittsfield) with us some months since. He is now at Carthage helping Austin (Jr) get his house ready..."
Genealogy of Our Barber Family 1614-1965 by Lucy James COLE Flemming
(Written by Lucy Cole Flemming (great granddaughter of Col Levi Barber from record book kept in the family and from Barber Genealogy compiled by Lillian May Wilson in 1909. Copied from LCF's handwritten account by granddaughter Linda Engle Lackore Summer 2000)...
"Levi Barber -6 (son of David -5, Dr Samuel -4, Samuel -3, Thomas -2, Thomas -1) born 16 Oct 1777 Simsbury Connecticut, mar 15 Feb 1803 Elizabeth Rouse.
"Elizabeth was born 1722 and was 3rd child of John Rouse of Belpre and a descendant of Myles Standish and John and Pricilla Alden- Elizabeth died 28 Jun 1831.
"Col Levi Barber died in 1833 and is buried in the Harmar Cemetery.
"Their children were as follows:
David born 14 Aug 1804
Elizabeth born 24 Feb 1807 m Felix Regnier
Austin born 31 Oct 1809 mar in Illinois (Brad's ancestor)
Levi 1st born 30 May 1812 died 30 May 1812
Levi 2nd born 1 Nov 1814 mar Abigail Kelly (OUR ANCESTOR) whose father was stolen by the Indians..."
History of Washington County Ohio Illustrations and Bibliographic Sketches 1788-1881, HZ Williams & Bro Publishers Cleveland 1881 p411:
"Dr Felix Regnier, the second son of Dr JB Regnier was born in Otsego County New York in 1801. When he was two years old his parents moved to Marietta Ohio, where he received a liveral education and began the study of medicine under Dr SP Hildreth. He received a diploma from the medical society of Ohio in 1824, and that year began the practice of his profession at Gallipolis Ohio. In 1831 he removed to Jacksonville Illinois where he remained two years and then came to Marietta. He had an office in Harmar and was regularly engaged in practice here until April 1866. During the sujcceeding eleven years he travelled in the hope of improving his wife's health. After her death in 1877 he removed to Carthage Illinois whre he lives with his son Austin B."
Washington County Ohio to 1980 (A Collection of Topical & Family Sketches), Washington County Historical Society, Inc, p83: "To this marriage [Levi Barber and Elizabeth Rouse] were born:...Elizabeth 1807 (married Dr. Felix Regnier) and built a home on the adjoining lot [409 Fort St.]- their house was torn down in 1976..."
The Connecticut Barbers, A Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas Barber of Windsor Connecticut, Donald S Barber, McDowell Publications, Utica NY, 1992, p148:"170. Levi6 Barber, b Simsbury CT 16 Oct 1777; m Elizabeth Rouse of Harmar OH; resided at Harmar
"Levi was a merchant in Harmar (now part of Marietta); was elected to the U.S. Congress in 1817 and in 1821, to the 15th and 17th Congresses. [Ref: Barber Gen; GML: Herringshaw's Library].
"Children of Levi and Elizabeth:
"...Elizabeth7, b 24 Feb 1807; m Felix Regner; resided at Harmar. "Children of Elizabeth and Felix:
"Austin B Regner; m Eunice Anderson; resided at Carthage IL.
"Felix Regner; m _________; resided in ILLINOIS.
"Charles Regner; m _________; resided in IOWA..."
Barber Genealogy, Sect I Descendants of Thomas Barber of Windsor Connecticut 1614-1909, Sect II Descendants of John Barber of Worcester Massachusetts 1714- 1909, Publ John Barber White, Ed Lillian May Wilson, Haverhill Mass, Press of the Nichols Print, 1909, clxiv 659p 24cm, 10-11369, CS71.B24 1909, Descendants of Thomas Barber of Windsor Connecticut 1614-1909.
p140: "674. Levi Barber6 (David5, Dr Samuel4, Samuel3, Thomas2, Thomas1),
b. Oct 16, 1777; m. 1802 Elizabeth Rouse of Harmer, OH.
1419: I. David, b. Aug. 14, 1804; unmarried.
1420: II. Elizabeth, b. Feb. 24, 1807; m. Dr. Felix Regmer (sic); she
d. 1859, in Harmer, OH.
1421. III. Austin, B. Oct. 3, 1809.
1422. IV. Levi, b. May 30, 1812; d. in infancy.
+1423. V. Levi (2nd), b. Nov. 1, 1814; m. Abby Kelly."
LATTER DAY SAINTS
LDS Submission: Carlos Hickman 306 East 9 N Lehi Utah. LDS Heir: Don Carlos Hickman 11th Cousin il ColLB. Elizabeth BARBER Mar (Dr) Feliz BEGMER (sic).
1. Removed; 1803, Marietta, Washington, Ohio, USA.
2. Removed; 1831, Jacksonville, , Illinois, USA.
3. Removed; 1833, Harmar, Washington, Ohio, USA.
4. Removed; 1877, Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA.
Felix married Elizabeth BARBER, daughter of Colonel Levi BARBER, Sr and Elizabeth ROUSE. (Elizabeth BARBER was born on 24 Feb 1807 in Harmar, Washington, Ohio, USA, died in 1859 in Harmar, Washington, Ohio, USA and was buried in Cemetery, Mound, Marietta, Washington, Ohio, USA.)