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  • Queries Vol. 2 No. 4

    Published Date : August 1985

    ABBOTT/TURNER Need b., d., par. Mary ABBOTT, m. at Mansfield, Conn., 30 April 1713 Isaac TURNER, b. at Scituate, Mass., 27 Feb. 1682, prob. son of Jonathan & Mercy (HATCH) TURNER. Isaac d. at Mansfield, 5 Dec.1769; their ch. b. there.

    Helen T.Anderson, P.O. Box 160, Pavilion, NY 14525 (368)

    ABELL/KENYON - Benjamin Banister ABELL, b. at Swanton, Vt., 13 April 1805. When did he die, and where, and where was he bur.? He could have been living with a dau. Mrs. E. A. KENYON (Ellen). He was my gr. grandfather, and the last trace of him that I have is in 1886, when he was a witness as to the ownership of a piano, that was in the home of a son Benjamin L. Abell, who with his wife d. May 1886.

    C.G. Follett, 1030 Fern Court, Lemore, CA 93245 (369)

    ALLEN/CARPENTER - Need par., siblings Charity ALLEN, b. at Rehoboth, Mass., 5 July 1729; m. 3 Feb. 1753 Abiel/Abiol CARPENTER. Need proof she sister Col. Ethan ALLEN.

    Lucille Bent, 690 Mariposa Ave., Oakland, CA 94610 (370)

    AVERILL/KELSEY/HIKCOX -Seek par., anc. of Sarah AVERILL, d. at Avon, N.Y., Nov. 1831; m. at Berkshire, Mass., 13 Apr. 1773 Stephen KELSEY, b. at Waterbury, Conn., 2 Dec. 1736; d. at Avon, N.Y., 9 Sept. 1807, son of Stephen KELSEY & Esther HIKCOX.

    John Sneden, 1806 Sussex Ln., Winston-Salem. NC 27104 (371)

    BALLOU/RICKEY - Stephen Charles BALLOU, b. 1889; m. Jennie RICKEY, b. 1885; settled ca. 1870s in Franklin/Worcester Co., Mass. Mother Nancy Maude (STILES), b. 1873; d. at Orange, Mass., 1974, age 100.

    Mrs. Ann Lint, Box 398, NSGA, ADAK, AK, FPO Seattle, WA 98777-1800 (372)

    BARKER/BRONSON - Need anc. of Col./Dr. William BARKER, b. at Amenia, N.Y., 1739; m. 21 June 1763 Chloe BRONSON, dau. John & Comfort BALDWIN; d. at Amenia, 1 Nov. 1820. Dau. Tryphena, b. at Amenia 27 Dec. 1763; m. Ichabod PAINE, Jr.; both d. at Amenia, 4 Jan. 1813.

    Mrs. John Stanford, 10948 Glen Wilding Place, Bloomington, MN 55431 (373)

    BARTLETT - Seek par. and any other info on E. Wilder (b. 1810), Ephraim P. (b. 1812), Anne, Fred, and Lydia BARTLETT, all prob. b. in N.Y. state. Par. poss. John & ____ (COBB) BARTLETT. Father poss. William. Wilder and Ephraim moved to Ohio as young men.

    Mrs. Joseph K. Bartlett, 1749 Del Webb Blvd., Sun City Ctr., FL 33570 (373B)

    BASQUIN - Seek par., siblings of Hanson BASQUIN, b. at Mead, Crawford Co., Pa., 8 Dec. 1819. His father was b. in Canada and his mother in Maine, acc. to 1900 census. Mother’s maiden name was McLENAHAN/McCLENAHAN.

    Anderson Allyn, P.O. Box 67, Chardon, OH 44024 (374)

    BLACK/RILEY/MAXFIELD/WHALEY - Seek birthplace, par. Rufus BLACK, who m. at Chester, Mass., 1802, Lois RILEY. Also par. of James WHALEY, b. in N.Y., 1825. Seeking also par. and birthplace of Charles PEET, b. 2 June 1774; m. Betsy HOLLOCK.

    Mary Mulligan Konik, Box 39, Vermilion, OH 44089 (375)

    BOAL/BOLE/BOWLE/BOWLES, Thomas. Wife Elizabeth, ch. Agnes, Robert, Mary, William as written in his will 28 July 1782. Received warrantee of land in Lancaster Co., Pa., 19 June 1744. Need info as to origin and time of entry.

    Mrs. Jack A. Clark, 2323 S.F. Fifth St., Ocala, FL 32671 (376)

    BOGG(ESS) - Seek anc. Orrin S. BOGGESS, b. in Onondaga Co., N.Y., 9 April 1803. Son Jeremiah BOGGESS, by first w. Ann Maria, who d. 5 Feb. 1833. Need also surname of second w., Maria, b. 13 Dec. 1811; m. 2 April 1834; d. in Iowa, 1883. Dau. Martha Ann (BOGGESS) CHAPEL.

    Doris Pelton, 5723 B Harpers Farm Road, Columbia, MD 21044 (377)

    BOSWELL/PAINE - need anc. of Thomas BOSWELL & w. Prudence ____ of Canterbury, Conn., in 1730’s. Dau. Hannah bp. at Canterbury 9 Jan. 1732; m. there 16 June 1748 Ichabod PAINE, son of Rev. Solomon PAINE. Hannah & Ichabod both d. at Amenia, N.Y., Hannah 13 May 1804, Ichabod 22 Nov. 1812.

    Mrs. John Stanford, 10948 Glen Wilding Place, Bloomington, MN 55431 (378)

    BOURN/JOY/NEWCOMB – Henry Potter GLAZIER, b. at Cornwall, Conn., 23 Feb. 1782, son of Ebenezer & Martha (POTTER) GLAZIER, m. at Springfield, Vt., 7 July 1805 Abigail BOURN, b. in Mass., 1784. Who was Abigail BOURN? Prob. dau. of Abigail (JOY or NEWCOMB).

    Susan D. B. Pitts, 2718 Kipling Dr., Augusta, GA 30909 (379)

    BRIDGES/UNDERWOOD - $50.00 REWARD - Jonathan BRIDGES, b. at Holliston, Mass., 1767; d. at Western (Warren), 1825, son of Hackaliah & Elizabeth (UNDERWOOD) BRIDGES; m. Betsey, who d. at Warren, Sept. 1819, age 49. Nathan DAY appointed guardian of minor ch. Arba, Delia, George & John. Other ch. Mary & Jonathan. Arba m. Lucia SHEPARD, John m. Mary DEAN, Delia m. Sumner MOFFITT, Jonathan m. Mary BLAIR. Need surname, anc. of Betsey.

    Mrs. Margaret S. Rose, 2011-20th St., Portsmouth, OH 45662 (380)

    BRIGGS/PARMENTER - Seek anc./info on Zadock BRIGGS, b. at Northampton, Mass., 1759; m. (2) Sally PARMENTER, wid. Res. at Leyden, Mass., 1790. Moved to Washington Co., Ohio, 1815. He d. 1823. PARMENTER d. in Washington Co., 1826.

    Ruth B. Davis, 2349 LaSalle Ave., Fort Myers, FL 33907 (381)


    BROWN/HOWE - Par. & anc. of Hannah BROWN, b. at Salisbury, Mass., 3 Apr. 1668; m. John HOWE of Ipswich. She m. (2) Ephraim ROBERTS.

    Janet G. Loop, 3329 Glasco Tpk., Saugerties, NY 12477 (382)

    BURGESS/WRIGHT - Need par. & anc. of Sarah WRIGHT, m. (1) John RUDD & (2) at Phila. Christ Church, 9 March 1795 Capt. William BURGESS, son of Robt. BURGESS to America 1788; dau. Sarah BURGESS, b. 1796; m. Dr. Eli PIERCE. Sarah WRIGHT d. 1796-1804. William BURGESS m. (2) Jane; dau. Hannah Maria BURGESS; d. at Butternuts, Otsego Co., N.Y.

    Cloan N. Powell, 3089 Valdez Rd., Pebble Beach, CA 93953 (383)

    CHAPEL(L)/LEWIS - Seek anc. Daniel O. CHAPEL, b. prob. in N.Y., 12 June 1796. M. Celestia LEWIS, dau. John LEWIS. Ch.: Sarah Ann, Lucretia, Mary Ann, Emily Farozina, Lois Permelia, Russell Osborn, Joseph Bronson CHAPEL. Some ch. b. at Pompey, N.Y.

    Doris Pelton, 5723 B Harpers Farm Rd., Columbia, MD 21044 (384)

    CLEAVELAND/CLEVELAND - Isaac, b. at Canterbury, Conn., 13 May 1735. Accepted lineages claim he m. (1) March 1754 Sarah (prob. DE1CASTRO); m. (2) Mary (prob. RICH). If so, who was Isaac CLEVELAND m. Sarah ATKINS (ADKINS), in Orcutt, History of Wolcott, p. 440? Have reasons to believe Orcutt correct. Any info, appreciated.

    Jean S. McDonald, 3338 G. North Chatham Rd., Ellicott City, MD 21043 (385)

    COLE/ALLIN - Seeking anc. of Samuel COLE, b. ca. 1700; m. 14 Feb. 1728/9 Patience ALLIN, dau. of Samuel & Patience (POOLY) ALLIN, poss. of Windham. Conn. Need dates and places of their births and deaths, Ch.: Solomon, Sarah, Samuel, Mary, John, Philip, Joseph and Benjamm. Ch. b. 1729-1751.

    Mrs. Marie V. Lines. RD. 2 Box 155, Towanda, PA 18848 (386)

    COOMBS/EDWARDS - Seek par. of Isaac COOMBS, b. at Monmouth, Me., 1805; d. 29 Aug. 1869; m. Harriett McClellan EDWARDS, b. at Otisfield, Me., 28 March 1806.

    Caroline Leary, 3030 South 114 St., Omaha, NE 68144 (387)

    CORNELL/CARPENTER - Need all info Naomi CORNELL, 2nd w, Nathan CARPENTER (1757-1814) at Liberty Twp., Delaware, Ohio,

    Lucile Bent, 690 Mariposa Ave., Oakland, CA 94610 (388)

    COTTON/McQUESTON - Seek anc. and birthplace of the Elizabeth COTTON (1789-1859) who m. Simon McQUESTON, Jr. (1768-1832), 10 March 1810, prob. at Litchfield, N.H. She is buried in the Unitarian Cemetery at Nashua, N.H.

    Ann M. Huff, Box 514A, Saunderston, RI., 02874 (389)

    CUMMINGS/RIDER - Samuel Rider, b. 1739, son of William and Abigail (Kirby) RIDER, m. 1st Sarah THURSTON and 2nd Mary CUMMINGS, b. 1749/50. Samuel d. at Dartmouth, Mass,, 1810. Who was Mary CUMMINGS?

    Susan D. B. Pitts, 2718 Kipling Dr., Augusta, GA 30909 (390)

    DAVIS - Benjamin DAVIS, Revolutionary War, N.H., b. ca. 1720, settled at Amherst, N.H.; m. ca. 1750 Eunice ____. Ch.: Ezekiel, b. 1751, Revolutionary War, killed 1779; Lydia, b. 1756; Mary, b. 1758; m. 1781 Daniel FOSTER; d. at Castille, N.Y., ca. 1848; Joseph, b. 1761, Revolutionary War, killed 1779; Eunice, b. 1763; m. at Fayette, Me., 1785 Asa HUTCHINSON; d. 1855; James, b. 1765; Eunice, d. before 1782 when Benjamin m. Susannah FISK; he d. 1822, age 98. Need par, and all info on Benjamin and Eunice.

    Catherine M. Newell, 2350 Sixth Ave. 5-B, San Diego, CA 92101 (391)

    DAVIS/GRIGGS - Seek par. Abijah DAVIS, father Josiah DAVIS, b. at Ware, Mass., 19 Aug. 1757. Was John DAVIS, b. at Woodstock, Conn., 30 Oct. 1699; m. 8 June 1721; the same John who was Founder Deacon Ware Church? Was the Abijah DAVIS, son John bp. at Woodstock Church 28 Feb. 1730/1, father of Josiah?

    Miss Gertrude Nott, 1130 5. Main St. #110, Racine, WI 53403 (392)

    DAVIS/RICE - Need par., siblings, m. date of Mary J. DAVIS, b. in Vt., June 1837; m. ca. 1858 Arthur L. RICE; d. in Saline Co., Ill., after 1900. Was she dau. of Jonas & Louisa DAVIS, 1850 Weathersfield, Windham Co., Vt., census?

    Connie Butterfield, 1923 Madison Court, Apt. D, Carmel, IN 46032 (393)

    DENNEY/MANNERING - Desire anc. of Samuel DENNEY (DENNY/DENNE. etc.), b. in N.Y.(?), 1765, and Mary MANNERING, b. in N.Y.(?), 1782; m. in N.Y., 1800; par. of 10 ch., including twins Richard & Lucinda, b. near Cold Spring, N.Y., 1817.

    Bessie Smyth, 19 Wanda Way, Martinez, CA 94553 (394)

    DISCO/WOOD - Any info on the DISCO family would be appreciated. Dorothy DISCO is listed with Moses WOOD as the par. of Jethro WOOD, b. in Canton, Mass,, 19 Sept. 1716.

    Alice B. Crosby, 17052 Gunther Street, Granada Hills, CA 91344 (395)

    DREW - Seek anc./desc. of Jonathan DREW, b. in Vt., 1812, who settled in Calif., ca. 1860. Ch.: Perrian, Rodockaway, Willis, Mary Amanda, Laura Belle, Hulda Eliza, Truman, Charles, Frederick.

    Mrs. Barbara Sprague Drew, 4180 Randolph Ave., Oakland, CA 94602 (396)

    DREW - Seek anc./desc. of Willis DREW, who settled in Placer Co., Calif., ca. 1860s. Son of Jonathan DREW who was b. in Vt., 1812.

    Mrs. Barbara Sprague Drew, 4180 Randolph Ave., Oakland, CA 94602 (397)

    DUNNING/SHEPHARD - Seek anc. of Jacob DUNNING, b. in N. J. or N. Y., 13 Sept. 1782/83; m. ca. 1804 Sarah SHEPHARD, res. Tompkins Co., N.Y., until 1834, and then Almond, Alleghany Co., N.Y. Jacob d. 23 Sept. 1865 and is believed to be son of Samuel H. DUNNING.

    Jean P. Knapp, 320 Court St., Portsmouth, VA 23704 (398)

    DUNTON/PRENTISS/HARRIMAN/KINGSBURY/GAREY (GARY) -Seek anc. of Hepsebah DUNTON, prob. b. in Reading, Mass., ca. 1652; m. Solomon PRENTISS of Cambridge, d. at Cambridge, 5 Jan. 1741/2. Also need anc. of Anna HARRIMAN m. at Conway, N.H., 1786 Henry HILL; and Anna KINGSBURY, prob. b. at Lebanon, Conn., ca. 1800; m. Seymour GAREY (GARY), ca. 1825.

    Velton Goodman Black, Rt. 1, Box 87 Al, Rosansky, TX 78953 (399)

    FERNALD/DOOLEY/SIMONDS -Seek anc. of Robert A. FERNALD, b. at Boston 1850 51; d. 16 June 1917, bur. Holy Cross Cemetery, Maiden, Mass.; & Margaret DOOLEYSIMONDS, b. at Co. Cork, Ireland, ca. 1850; d. at Boston, 1 March 1918; m. at St. Stephens Church, Boston, 14 Aug. 1873. Was he son of John A. FERNALD?

    Caroline Leary, 3030 South 114 St., Omaha, NE 68144 (400)

    FERSON (McFERSON, FARSON) -Seek par., anc., desc. of Alexander FARSON, b. in N.H.?, 1782; d. in St. Charles, Ill., the town sons Dean and Reed founded, 1847. He m. at Bradford, N.H., 1806 Abigail BROWN. Who were her parents and where was she born? Did Alexander have siblings?

    Mrs. Shirley Ferson, 10433 Spiva Rd., Sacramento, CA 95829 (401)

    FRENCH/CARPENTER - Seek anc. of Gideon FRENCH who m. at Woodstock, Vt., 12 July 1802 Phebe CARPENTER, dau. of Rufus & Olive (WHITCOMB) CARPENTER. Gideon and family moved to Ohio after 1819.

    Phillip Nimeskern, 163 Summer St., Kingston, MA 02364 (402)

    GALUSHA (GALUTIA) (GALEUCIA) - Need all data available on Giles (Gyles) L. GALUSHA, b. in Vt., 1790-1800 (exact date?) Par., siblings, ch.? He m. Sarah ARMSTRONG, b. Ontario, Canada. Son, Welles William. b. in East Bloomfield, N.Y., 5 Feb. 1834.

    Barbara Galusha Karst, Rt. 2, Box 1124, Laurel, MT 59044 (403)

    GEORGE/TRUE - Seek anc. Mary M. GEORGE, b. at West Fairlee or Topsham. Vt., 1 Sept. 1827; d. at Wheelock, Vt., 16 July 1877; m. at Westfield, Vt., 3 July 1849 Moses Clough TRUE. Lived St. Johnsbury and Newport. Ch.: George, Eugene, Willard, Lucy, Flora TRUE.

    Doris Pelton, 5723 B Harpers Farm Rd., Columbia, MD 21044 (404)


    GRANGER/RIDGWAY - Seek info on par. & anc. of George T. GRANGER, b. at Wyalusing, Pa., 29 Aug. 1827; d. at Salida, Col., 1912; m. at Wysox, Pa., 6 Sept. 1848 Achsah RIDGWAY.

    Douglas Evans, P.O. Box 37, Big Bend, TX 79834 (405)

    GREELE/GILMAN - Joseph GREELE, b. at Salisbury, Mass., 24 Nov. 1683; d. at E. Kingston, N.H., 15 Jan. - 1761; m. Elizabeth GILMAN, who was b. ca. 1685, and d. at E. Kingston, 22 Aug. 1757. Was she the dau. of Edward GILMAN III as mentioned in his will? He was a res. of Exeter, N.H., b. there 1648; d. there 1692. He may have lived with Daniel CUSHING in Hingham. Mass., for a period and was one of the founders of Gilmantown. Need proof that his dau. ____ m. GREELE.

    Mrs. Jack A. Clark, 2323 S.F. Fifth St., Ocala, FL 32671 (406)

    GROUT/ROBINSON - Who is Eunice GROUT? She m. at Barre, Mass., 23 Aug. 1795 James ROBINSON, II, son of Benjamin and Hannah (NYE) ROBINSON of Hardwick, Mass.

    Katherine F. Green, 132 Santa Clara St., Brisbane, CA 94005 (407)

    GUY/CURRY - Need anc. of James GUY & Mary CURRY, m. before 1770. Mary b. at Canterbury, N.H., 22 July 1747, dau. of William CURRY & Ann. Son, William GUY, b. at Pembroke, N.H., 1 Oct. 1770/1; m. 20 April 1794 Martha6CLOUGH. He d. at Farmington, N.H., 16 Jan, 1816.

    Francis W. Hayes, Jr., 903 Vicar Lane, Alexandria, VA 22302 (408)

    HADDOCK - Seek info re any family surnamed HADDOCK living in New England prior to 1730.

    Mrs. Forrest B. Wing, P.O. Box 898, So. Pasadena, CA 91030 (409)

    HAMDEN (HAMLIN?)/DOUD/MEACHAM - Need par. & anc. Sally HAMDEN (HAMLIN?), m. Zinah DOUD, b. at Salisbury, Conn., 14 July 1775, son of Peleg & Merab (WARD) DOUD; res. at Castleton, Vt., when son Heman Doud was b. 1804. Other ch.: Alvah, Aaron HAMLIN, Clarinda, Zinah, Sylvanus, Sarah Ann, Benjamin, Emeline & Roxanna DOUD. Also need par. & anc. Anna MEACHAM, b. in N.Y., 1808-1810; m. ca. 1834 Heman DOUD; had ch.: Maria b. 1835, Freeman, Alonzo, George, Mary Aurilla, Viola b. 1848, all in Hume, N.Y., & Lucinda b. in Rushford, Wis., 1851.

    Laurel Powell, 3089 Valdez Rd., Pebble Beach, CA 93953 (410)

    HANCE/WHITMAN - Seek par. & info on William HANCE, b. at Philadelphia, Penn., 17 March 1804. Orphaned young & apprenticed to saddler, James MOORE, who took him to Charleston, SC. Seek info on George WHITMAN of N.Y., dau. Phebe, b. 1791; m. James WHITE, & res. at Greenbrier Co., W. -Va.

    Vivian McComb Nash, 1135 South Blvd., No. Charleston, SC 29406 (411)

    HARRIMAN/PALMER/BLACK/DURGIN/FURLONG - Seek anc. Moses HARRIMAN and w. Abigail PALMER, Eaton, N.H., about 1800, and same on Abigail BLACK of Eaton 1840-1890 and same on Ephraim DURGIN and w, Anna FURLONG, Stoneham. Me., 1800-1880.

    Myron Hamilton, 3333 Meadowbrook Dr., Columbus, GA 31907 (412)

    HARRINGTON - Seek anc. of Martha Ann HARRINGTON who m. 14 Nov. 1845 David J. STARRETT, son of Charles & Sarah (COLE) STARRETT of Thomaston or Warren, Maine.

    Thelma McFarland, 2809 Forbes Ave., Santa Clara, CA 95051 (413)

    HARRIS - Need par./ch. of Ebenezer HARRIS, b. at Brooklyn, Conn., 22 Dec. 1765; m. at Halifax, Vt., May 1785 Lydia SAWTELL; d. at Camden Valley (Salem), N.Y., 3 April 1853. Father was Edward. Is he same Edward b. in New London 17 July 1739 to Samuel HARRIS/Dinah WILCOXSON? Dau. Rowena m. Salmon SQUIRE.

    Nancy Platz, 1305 5. Bates, Birmingham. MI 48009 (414)

    HENDERSON/NAIL - Seek anc./ info, of John HENDERSON, b. ca. 1800, N.Y. moved to Carroll, Ohio, d. in Belmont Co., Ohio, 1874.

    Ruth B. Davis, 2349 LaSalle Ave., Fort Myers, FL 33907 (415)

    HIRTLE/SNYDER/CORKUM/HAUGHAN/CONRAD - MARITIME NAMES - Researching many Nova Scotian families such as above names and of those who migrated to the United States. Also surnames JONES, MAHONEY, BURGESS and HUNT, etc. Seek correspondences.

    Victoria Palch, 15 Veranda Rd., Apt. I, Braintree, MA 02184 (416)

    HOLDERSHAW/COLE – John Holdershaw d. at Frankfort, Me., May 1806. How old was he at death? Need death date of widow Sarah (COLE) SHAW or Holdershaw. They were m. at Eastham. Mass., 4 Dec. 1760.

    Mrs. Rhoda Shaw Clark, 1 Bradford Lane, New Boston, NH 03070 (417)

    HOWARD/TENNANT - Ephraim HOWARD m. Polly M. TENNANT. They appear in the 1800 census of Otsego Co., N.Y., as both between 16 and 25. They moved to Albany, and he appears in the business Directory of Albany 1813-22 and again 1838-49. Baptists. She was b. in Conn., 1782, and d. at Albany, 3 Nov. 1847. She was the dau. of Moses Tennant, b. at Millington, F. Haddam Twp., Middlesex Co., Conn. Can’t find Ephraims par.

    Mrs. Jack A. Clark, 2323 SE. Fifth St., Ocala, FL 32671 (418)

    HUBBARD/WOOD - Need anc., dates of marriage, birth and death, of Jesse & Sally (WOOD) HUBBARD of Middleton, Vt. (perhaps earlier of Middleton, Conn.?). Jesse HUBBARD was Rev. soldier at Castleton, Vt., Oct. 1781; may have been father of our Jesse, whose ch. were: Sarah, Lois, Sophia, Clarissa, Harriett, Julia, Jeremiah (b. 17 Nov. 1820), Jesse, David, Harry, Harvey. Descendants migrated to Barre, N.Y., and finally to Ovid, Mich.

    Ellis H. Whitaker, 32 Prospect St., So. Dartmouth, MA 02748 (419)

    HUNTER - Desire info on James SHERMANHUNTER, b. in Conn., 1832. In 1861 he was in Calif., married, teaching school, He had 2 married sisters in Summit, N.J., ca. 1890. His father a minister?

    Bessis Smyth, 19 Wanda Way, Martinez, CA 94553 (420)

    JACKSON/FEVENS - Seek anc. of Ellen JACKSON, m. Charles FEVENS (poss. STEVENS). Son Charles Ross FEVENS, b. 1859. Older son George left at Boston ca. 1860 with relatives shortly before Charles, senior, was lost at sea. May have lived in Halifax, N.S. Charles, Jr., brought up in Yarmouth, N.S.

    Mrs. Pauline Fevens, RR#1 Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Canada B4V 2V9 (421)

    KNAPP/MOSES/LEE - Seek anc. of Henry L. KNAPP, b. in Livingston Co., N.Y., 8 Nov. 1800; d. 9 Jan. 1845; m. Esther MOSES, b. 20 April 1795; d. ca. 1860, dau. of Zebulon & Hannah (LEE) MOSES.

    Norman Knapp, 1222 Norton Ave., Columbus, OH 43212 (422)

    LINT - Seek anc. of Amos, m. Susan (?); s. Frank Addison STERLING, b. 1883; m. Lucy (POND), who settled in New Brunswick (Bear Island), ca. 1800s.

    Mrs. Ann Lint, Box 398, NSGA, Adak, AK, FPO Seattle, WA 98777-1800 (423)

    LOVELAND/CHAPMAN - In 1789 Aaron LOVELAND m. Susanna CHAPMAN, the dau. of Jonah CHAPMAN in Glastonbury, Conn. Seek info about and ancestors of this Susanna CHAPMAN.

    Selma Ford Peterson, 2101 Palo Verde Ave., Long Beach, CA 90815 (424)

    LUCAS/CLARK(E) - Need par. of William LUCAS, d. in Middletown, Litchfield Co., Conn., 29 April 1690, & w. Hester or Esther CLARK(E); d. in Middletown 15 April 1690. They m. in Middletown 12 July 1666 and had William (m. Elizabeth ROWLEY), John, Mary, Thomas (m. Sarah LEEK), & Samuel.

    Dorothy Nash Roberts, 2733 Running Brook, Dallas, TX 75228 (425)

    LYONS/SMALL - Seek anc. Charles Henry LYONS, b. in N.Y.C., N.Y. (? death ctf. calls him “native”) 1819-20; m. there 22 Sept. 1842 Eliza Ann SMALL, dau. of John & Sarah (____); lived 316 Pearl St. 1842-57, barber; 446 E. 58th St., 1863 78, butter merchant; d. in N.Y.C., 27 March 1878. Ch,: John S., Charles H., Jr. (b. 1 Apr. 1845); Caroline A., Wallace F.

    Harriet L. MacCracken, 630 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT 06840 (426)

    McAVINUE/DRUM - Seek anc. of Annie, b. 1870, and Maggie, d. ____, of Cormick, and Margaret McAvinue nee COX of County Fermanagh, N. Ireland, and their friend and neighbor Mary DRUM, b. 1870, from same Co. in N. Ireland, dau. of Bernard & Bridget DRUM, nee MURRAY. All three girls married ca. 1890 near Boston,.

    Miss K. Henderson, 15 Dainpier Ave., Palinerston North, New Zealand (427)


    MCINTYRE/PHILIPSE - Seek anc. & desc. of John McINTYRE, b. in N.Y., ca. 1804; d. ?; m. ca. 1830 Hannah PHILIPSE, b. in Montgomery Co., N.Y., 5 Nov. 1805; d. at Mexico, N.Y., 12 July 1872. Ch.: Peter b. 30 Nov. 1831; Henry b. 1837; George b. Sept. 1842; all in Lyme Twp., Jefferson Co., N.Y.

    Harold Williamson, 131 So. Mt. Vernon Dr., Iowa City, IA 52240 (428)

    MANLY/DEWING - Seek b. rec. of Adin MANLY, b. at Tannton, Mass., or vic., ca. March 1793; m. 1817 Miriam DEWING of No. Brookfield. Poss. son of Obed. MANLY & Betty PHILLIPS. Does a church rec. or family Bible have it?

    C. G. Manly, 8921 St. Croix Ln., Matthews, NC 28105 (Correction 207)

    MASON/SADLER - Seek anc./desc. of Robert JAMESMASON & Margaret SADLER who had 2 dau.; 4 sons; one was George Alexander MASON, b. in Rawdon, PQ, 29 June 1866; emigrated to Rutland, Vt., to Creston & Ottumwa, Iowa; d. in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, June 1919. Know of brothers Joseph & David, sisters Belle & Kathryn.

    Cynthia A. Richardson, 15 Mill Ridge Rd., Cumberland Ctr., ME 04021 (429)

    MESSICK - Researching surname MESSICK Md. and Del.

    Larry E. Messick, P.O. Box 3118, Winston-Salem. NC 27102 (430)

    MOORE/DONALDSON - Thomas, Nathaniel, and Benjamin MOORE, all b. in Pa., migrated to Geauga Co., O., in early 1800. Thomas b. 1787; d. at Parkman 14 May 1837; m. Mary (Polly) DONALDSON, dau. of Andrew DONALDSON & Sally STEWART, emigrants from Ireland. Needs the MOORE brothers’ par.

    Mrs. Jack A. Clark, 2323 S.F. Fifth St., Ocala, FL 32671 (431)

    NASH/WILLSON - Need ch, of Albert Dwight NASH, b. at Quincy, Norfolk Co., Mass., or in N.Y., 19 March 1842; m. at Potsdam. St. Lawrence Co., N.Y., 15 Oct. 1863 Mattie WILLSON. One son Charles Reno NASH, b. at Canton, St. Lawrence Co., N.Y., 7 Feb. 1867. Was in Windham. Vt., in 1900.

    Dorothy Nash Roberts, 2733 Running Brook, Dallas, TX 75228 (432)

    PAGE - Need birth and death dates of Harvey Walter PAGE, b. in Middleton, Mass., ca. 1870; d. around Haverhill, Mass,, ca. 1940. He may be bnr. in his sister Rubys plot.

    Mary Page Eaton, 73-300 Dillon Rd., Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240 (433)

    PARSHALL/BOWEN - Seek anc. of Jane Bowen PARSHALL, b. at Cherry Valley, N.Y., 9 May 1828; m. 12 Oct. 1848 John Williams BOWEN. History of Woodstock, Conn., by Clarence Bowen lists her par. as James PARSHALL & Mary BOWEN, but unable to confirm or tie to either family.

    John Moore, 6780 Evergreen, Oakland, CA 94611 (434)

    PHILBROOK - Where and when did Hannah Downes PHILBROOK die, w. (or wid.?) of Moses PHILBROOK who d. at Hampden, Me., 1852. Both were in Maine censuses 1820-1840, Somerset Co., Athens/Harmony, Me. Want par, of Hannah.

    Mrs. Rhoda Shaw Clark, I Bradford Lane, New Boston, NH 03070 (435)

    PIERCE/ROBERTS - Nathan Bennett PIERCE of Brattleboro, Windham Co. Vt., m. at Dummerston, Vt., 15 Dec. 1821 Charlotte ROBERTS. They migrated to Ohio through N.Y. state and he d. at Parkman, Ohio, 20 March, 1849, age 53. Her par. were Giles ROBERTS and Charlotte NIGHT. Need his par.

    Mrs. Jack A. Clark, 2323 SE. Fifth St., Ocala, FL 32671 (436)

    PRENTICE/NICHOLS - Seek anc. of both Joseph PRENTICE and w., Eleanor NICHOLS. Joseph b. in Conn. or Mass., May 1782; d. in Ohio 1845. Eleanor NICHOLS, b. in Conn. or Mass., 1784; d. in Ohio 1853. Ch.: William. Augustus, Frederick. Joseph sent to Ohio ca. 1816 to establish trading post for American Fur Company.

    Phyllis P. Raut, 5023 Brookside Dr., Jackson, MI 49203 (437)

    POND/LUDLOW/PATTERSON -Seek anc. of James LUDLOW, m. Sabina PATTERSON; dau. Lucy b. 1882; who settled in New Brunswick (Marysville), ca. 1800s.

    Mrs. Ann Lint, Box 398, NSGA, Adak, AK, FPO Seattle, WA 98777-1800 (438)

    PRESCOTT - Seek info on anc. of Walter William PRESCOTT, b. poss. at Greenville, Madison Co., Fla., or Scriven Co., Ga., 1861; m. 1 May 1879 Mary Ellen STRIBLING. He said to desc. from William PRESCOTT who fought at Bunker Hill.

    Edmund Wellington, 4805 Newport Ave., Bethesda, MD 20816 (439)

    RECORD/POTTER/KELSEY/AVERILL - Seek par., anc. of Rev.Crumfort (Comfort?) RECORD and w. Rachel (POTTER), whose dau. Virtue, b. where?, ca. 1790; d. at Geneseo, N.Y., 17 Apr. 1839; m. at Smyrna, N.Y., Solomon KELSEY, b. at Alford, Mass., 7 Aug. 1784, son of Stephen KELSEY & Sarah (AVERILL).

    John Sneden, 1806 Sussex Ln., Winston-Salem. NC 27104 (440)

    RICHARDSON/GARDINER – Need record of marriage prob. in N.Y., ca. 1795, John RICHARDSON & Snsannah GARDINER. They lived in Oneida Co., N.Y., till 1822, when moved to Lockport, Niagara Co., where they d. 1841 and 1852. Who were their par.?

    Dorothy Nash Roberts, 2733 Running Brook, Dallas, TX 75228 (441)

    RIDER - Seek par./anc./and info on John RIDER, b. at Durham. Greene Co., N.Y., 10/4/1827; d. at Petersburg, Va. 7/16/64 Civil War; m. 12/4/1851 Harriet (STEDMAN) RIDER, b. 7/2/1831. Ch.: Walter, Rufus, William. & Cecil.

    T. Rider, 15 Georgia Ct., Rensselaer, NY 12144 (442)

    RIMMER/PRITCHER/ETHERIDGE/SMITH/HAMILTON - Need par., etc., for John Hogan PRITCHETT, b. in NC., 1795; d. in Ill., 1842; m. in Sumner Co., Tenn., 11 Dec. 1820 Betsy RIMMERS. James ETHERIDGE, b. in N.C., 1826; d. in Ill., 1880; m. Martha SMITH, b. in Bates Co., Mo., 1843. Where married, buried? Samuel HAMILTON, b. in Va.. 1893?

    D. D. Symonds, P.O. Box 26, Bellaire, TX 77401 (443)

    ROBBINS/MELVIN - Seek anc. of Arthur Burton ROBBINS, b. 7 July 1861; m. Ella MELVIN of Hudson, N.H., settled in Petersham. Mass., ca. 1880s. Dau. Ida b. 2 May 1892, m. John Thomas MACNEILL of P.E.I.

    Mrs. Ann Lint, Box 398, NSGA, Adak, AK, FPO, Seattle, WA 98777-1800 (444)

    ROBINSON/TROW/BROWNING -Seek info on Lucy Penniman ROBINSON who m. 1822 Orin TROW; and James BROWNING, 1829, both Hardwick, Mass. Ch.: Gardner Ellis TROW, Lucy BROWNINGPERRY, Charles A. BROWNING, all b. at Hardwick. Info from Paige’s Hardwick, Mass. What are Lucys parental lines? When/where born/died?

    Katherine F. Green, 132 Santa Clara St., Brisbane, CA 94005 (445)

    ROGERS/MORSE - Need help finding par. of Thomas ROGERS and w. Joanna. Their dau. Joanna ROGERS, b. at Stoughton, Mass., 1722; m. Elisha MORSE of Walpole, Mass. The 1850 “Memorial of the Morses” states that Joanna ROGERS, w. of Elisha MORSE, desc. from “John, the martyr.”

    Mrs. Phyllis Myers, RD. 1, Box 120J, Riegelsville, PA 18077 (446)

    ROSS/SMITH/BRIGHAM - Need anc. & desc. of Rachel ROSS, b. at Cape Breton, N.S., who m. (1) Parker SMITH, he d. 1888; Rachel came to New England & m. (2) E. L. Brigham of Mass.?

    Vivian A. Havener, 20 Bacon St., P.O. Box 164, Westminster, MA 01473 (447)

    RUSH or RUTH - Seek anc. of Frances RUSH (RUTH?) who was m. to Alexander ZUILL, 20 Jan. 1759 at Stratford, Conn., Anglican Church by Rev. Edward Winslow, rector. Their ch., b. in Stratford, were Margaret Elizabeth, Alexander Robert, and Francis Jane, between 1761 and 1768.

    Ellis H. Whitaker, 32 Prospect St., So. Dartmouth, MA 02748 (448)

    SHAW - Seek w. and ch. of Ichabod SHAW, b. at Stonington, Conn., 1745; settled in Luzerne Co. after Rev. War.

    Willard R. Shaw, 88 Grande Camino Way, Ft. Pierce, FL 33451 (449)

    SHAW/LITTLEFIELD/ALDERSHAW - Descendants take note: Thomas A. SHAW (1799-1856) of Frankfort, Me., m. (1) Hannah Littlefield, (2) Julia. A. ____; bur. Cole Cemetery near Hampden, Me. Was he an ALDERSHAW?

    Rhoda Shaw Clark, 1 Bradford Lane, New Boston, NH 03070 (450)


    SLAFTER - Looking for: Memorial of John SLAFTER, by the Rev. Edmund F. SLAFTER, AM., pub. by press of Henry W.Dutton & Son, 90 & 92 Washington St., 1869. (451)

    SPRAGUE - Seek anc. or desc. of Charles Lucius SPRAGUE, b. in Vt., 1815, settled in Placer Co., Calif., ca. 1850s. Married Almira M., b. in Vt., 1828. Ch.: George, Sylvester, Moses, Mary.

    Mrs. Barbara Sprague Drew, 4180 Randolph Ave., Oakland, CA 94602 (452)

    SPRAGUE - Charles Lucius SPRAGUE, b. (where?) in Vt., 1815; m. Elmira M., b. in Vt., 1828. Ch.: Sylvester Moses (m. Mary Amelia SMILEY), George, Charles W., Mary, Julia. Sylvester Moses SPRAGUE listed 2 places of birth on war records: Wolcott and Newport, Vt. Have found nothing in either town.

    Mrs. Barbara Sprague Drew, 4180 Randolph Ave., Oakland, CA 94602 (453)

    SPRAGUE - Seek anc. or desc. of Sylvester Moses SPRAGUE, b. in Vt., 1846, who settled in Placer Co., Calif., ca.1850s.

    Mrs. Barbara Sprague Drew, 4180 Randolph Ave., Oakland, CA 94602 (454)

    STEBBINS - Seek anc. of Rufus STEBBINS, b. at Hartford, Conn., ca. 1780, and wife. They moved to Watertown, N.Y., where they died. Ch.: Charlotte, Charles, George Devas, Mary, James, Sarah, Thompson, Jane, and William Wallace.

    Mrs. Alberta Greer, 851 Erie Station Rd., W. Henrietta, NY 14586 (455)

    TALBOT/MARSH - Seek par. of Lucinda TALBOT, b. in Madison Co., N.Y., 17 Feb. 1844. Was adopted child in family of Joseph & Hannah MARSH, dau. Clarissa, Norwich, N.Y. (Chenango Co.). Reported in census her mother b. in Mass, and father b. in Conn. M. 18 June 1867 Charles KINGSBURY.

    Cynthia Kingsbury Aucoin, 801 Kings Lake Ct., Virginia Beach, VA 23452 (456)

    TAYLOR/CASTLE - Samuel TAYLOR said he was from Groton, Conn., of a “Holland family,” b. 1774; m. at Milton, Vt., 9 Sept. 1798 Abigail (or Elizabeth) CASTLE (Daniel). She d. at Quebec, Canada; he m. her sister Lydia; d. in Erie Co., N.Y. Want her par.; maybe immigrant, Robert TAYLOR of R.I.

    Mrs. Benjamin G. Taylor, Jr., 3106 Knight Robin, San Antonio, TX 78209 (457)

    TOBEY/JORDAN - Seek anc. of Joseph TOBEY (1817-1875) and Sarah W. JORDAN (1822-1886), m. at Gardiner, Me., where they resided, 8 May 1842. Ch.: Mary Frances, m. Jesse Trayton BEECHING; Edwin, m. Annie ROBINSON; Laura Ella, m. George STACKPOLE; Doris, m. ? Book in progress.

    Rev. Paul Weckle, 107 So. Elm. Box 176, Coleridge, NE 68727 (458)

    WARD/WARNER/GRAVES - Seek anc. of Sarah WARD, m. 1747 David WARNER of Saybrook, Conn. She d. 1793. Also seeking anc. of Sarah GRAVES, m. Andrew WARNER, father of above David of Saybrook. Sarah GRAVES d. 10 Feb. 1756.

    Marian Fraser, Caixa Postal 574, 40,000 Bahia, Brazil (459)

    WELLINGTON - Seek info on anc. & English origin of Roger WELLINGTON,vb. ca. 1608; arrived in Mass., 1630; founding settler, Watertown. M. Mary PALGRAVE, dau. Dr. Richard PALGRAVE, physician on Gov. John Winthrop’s fleet of 1630.

    Edmund Wellington, 4805 Newport Ave., Bethesda, MD 20816 (460)

    WORTH/PITCHER – Elizabeth WORTH m. at Roxbury, Norfolk Co. (now Suffolk Co.), Mass., 6 Jan. 1703, Samuel PITCHER. He was b. at Milton, Norfolk Co., Mass., 1674; d. at Woodbury, Conn., 1747. Was she dau. of John2or James2of Lionel WORTH, Newbury, Mass.? Need her par

    Mrs. Benjamin U. Taylor, Jr., 3106 Knight Robin, San Antonio, TX 78209 (461)

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