Harrison Ruark (1844KY-1918KY) was born in Mason County, Kentucky, the son of Daniel Ruark and Charity Hoffman. He was a soldier in the Civil War, in the 2nd KY Cavalry, 45th Regiment. After the end of the war he moved to Putnam County. He met there a woman named Martha J. Sellers (1838IN- ), and they were wed on 7 March 1870. Martha was the daughter of John Crawford Sellers and Fanny Brown. By the time of the 1900 census Harrison and Martha had 3 children, two of whom were still living. Martha passed away at home, 19 Apr 1909. Harrison passed away there in the town of Greencastle on 29 March 1918.
Some of the above links will take you to a different website, maintained by Jean Jones. To return to this website, please use the back arrow on your browser.An excellent website about the Sellers family, including the lineage of Martha Sellers, can be found at Sellers Family History - Putnam County Page.
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