R. Fleming was born June 23, 1838, in Fall Creek Township,
Henry Co., Ind., and is the eldest son of William and Sarah Fleming.
He was married June 22, 1866, to Nancy, daughter of Henry
and Elizabeth Harvey. They were the parents of five children -- H.
B., aged seventeen years; Ludoska, past ten years; Bertha
Maud, six years, and Nellie Blanch, aged two
years. Henry Coet died at the age of seven months. Mr.
Fleming is engaged in agricultural pursuits and owns 240 acres of excellent
land. In politics he affiliates with the Democratic party.
History of Henry County, Indiana, Chicago: Inter-State
Publishing Co., 1884, page 591.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming