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No:  222
Street:  Oxford
Name:  Emil & Fannie Rauscher House
Family:  Seward
Historic Plaque:  2008
Owner Info:  N
Built:  1886
Sec  23
Sub  Pattison & Iuen
Lot:  8-9
Architect:  
Cont/Build:  

Description:  2 1/2 story Victorian Farmhouse, siding, hip & gable roofs.
#Owners:  9
Original Use:  Residential
Current Use:  Residential

CHANGES - As Built:  N
Add To:  Y
Sub From:  N
Replace:  N

Changes Description:  1999 - Sewards remodeled 2 bathrooms and kitchen (Architect: Cabinetry Concepts; Contractor: Ryan remodeling). 2001 - in ground pool (Kramer pools). 2002 - permit for M&M Tom Seward to add garden room out front of existing garage, add 1 car bay to side of garage and storage area. (Existing 2 car garage has garden storage /potting area. Proposed 3 car garage would have garden/all purpose room and storage.) Ryan remodeling and Architects Plus.


Owners:

Current Owner: Nancy C. Seward Date Fr: 1995 Date To: 
Original: Emil & Fannie Rauscher Date Fr: 1886 Date To: 1905
1: George G. Ludwig Date Fr 1: 1905 Date To 1: 1913
2: Evelyn Stuntz Date Fr 2: 1913 Date To 2: 1919
3: Laura H. McKay (& Jas. R.) Date Fr 3: 1919 Date To 3: 1928
4: Horatio L. Buckingham (Susie Buckingham in 1933) Date Fr 4: 1928 Date To 4: 1951
5: Roma B. Flint Date Fr 5: 1951 Date To 5: 1954
6: Henry Samuel & Mary Gerard Cone Date Fr 6: 1954 Date To 6: 1972
7: P. G. & L. "Lollie" Bailey Date Fr 7: 1972 Date To 7: 1985
8: Thomas G. & Nancy C. Seward  Date Fr 8: 1985 Date To 8: 1995
9:  Date Fr 9:  Date To 9: 
10:  Date Fr 10:  Date To 10:  1975


Stories

Story 1   Emil (brother of Ida Rauscher Breiling and Emma Rauscher Hoffman) & Fannie Rauscher - great uncle & aunt of Helen Christopher Barnett. Walter and Irvin J. Rauscher, sons, lived here as children. These two, the Rauscher Brothers, had a gas station and garage in Milford just over the bridge on the right (torn down 1975 - see Milford Calendar 2001) .
Story 2   Mary Gerard Cone lived as a child with her parents at 732 Miami. Later moved away to the Cleveland area, then to her mother's younger brother's home (725 Yale) and to 602 Miami.
Story 3   H. Samuel Cone was born September 20, 1923 and died September 24, 2010, aged 87 years, buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Milford OH, Craver Riggs Funeral Home.


Directories:

1939 Map: Forshee (moved to 301 Stanton)

1942 Map: no name

1951/3 Map: Buckingham; AlbertFlint

1959-70 Directories: Sam & Mary Cone

1971-72 Direct: '' (Sold 1972)

1973-80 Directories: Pete & Lolly Bailey (moved from Simpsonville MD with 2 sets of twins)

1982 Directory: Pete Bailey

1984 Directory: '' (Sold 1985)

1986-2012 Directories: Thomas & Nancy Seward

2015 Directory: Seward, Tom and Ellen

2017 Directory: Seward, Tom and Ellen