c/o NEXUS, 101 Newbury St., Boston, MA 02116 (462)
ACKER - Seeking par. & anc. of Lewis ACKER, b. ca. 1815 at Charleston, state of N.Y. He was a harpooner on a whaler and settled in New Zealand. Lewis d. 13 July 1885 at Invercargill, New Zealand. His father’s name thought to be Lewis, grandfather’s name thought to be William ACKER.
Mrs. Kerry A. Moffitt, Wylies Flat, via Singleton, 2330, N.S.W., Australia (463)
ADAMSON/KREBS - Need par. of Ann/Martha ADAMSON, b. in Md., ca. 1775; m. at Hagerstown, Md., 14 Dec. 1795 William KREBS/KREPS; d. at New York City, 16 Nov. 1845. Surviving ch.: Rev. Dr. John Michael Krebs, Eliza Ann (Krebs) Ebaugh (Mrs. John S.), Eleanora H. (Krebs) Rogers (Mrs. Caleb B.), Henrietta (Krebs) Oliver (Mrs. Thomas).
Mrs. A. Mead Sniffin III, Wood Rd., Bedford Hills, NY 10507 (464)
AYERS/EYRE - Seek par./anc. of Jane AYERS/EYRE, m. at Enfield, Conn., 23 Dec. 1790 David BELKNAP. Was she Sister of Hannah (m. at Enfield, 1796 Stephanus KNIGHT) & Letitia (m. at Enfield 1801 Levi FOWLER). They res. in Orange Co., Vt., ca. 1793; then Va.; to Ohio 1800. Dau. Hannah b. in Vt., ca. 1794.
Carol Herron Hotzinger, 1719 Roanoke St., Placentia, CA 92670 (465)
BABB - Charles C. BABB b. at Saco, Me., Feb. 1860, son of Lathrop & Loraine BABB of Saco. Wife Jennie A. Seavey, d. at Saco 1886. In York, Me., 1900; son Lewis b. Jan. 1883; dau. Jennie b. Oct. 7 1885. Need grandparents and desc. and siblings, if any.
Jean A. Sargent, 12217 Shadetree Lane, Laurel, MD 20708 (466)
BAILEY/THOMPSON/HAGGARD - Seek anc. of John F. Bailey, b. in Ohio 1809; d. in Rock Creek Twp., Ill.; m. (1) Mary E. THOMPSON. Ch.: Sarah, Elton, James, Leonidas, George, Joel, Eleanor, Josephine. M. (2) Mariah V. HAGGARD. Ch.: Monroe, b. 1861; Charles. Seek anc. of Mariah’s mother Mary I. THOMPSON, w. of John HAGGARD.
Thirza C. Bailey, 9791 So. 8th St., Schoolcraft, MI 48087 (467)
BENNETT/SPRAGUE - Seek birthplace in N.H. and par. of David Warner BENNETT, b. 6 Dec. 1786; m. Lepha SPRAGUE, dau. of James & Sarah (JENNINGS) SPRAGUE, of Rehobeth, Mass. and Calais, Vt. Also need to know where James went from Calais and where and when he died.
Mrs. Betty J. Patrick, 408 Ridgeway Rd., Lake Oswego, OR 97034 (468)
BERRY/KEHOE - Seek info, on “Caleb BERRY of West Mechias, U.S., Farmer” as noted on m. document; m. Jane KEHOE in Windsor, Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada, on 26 April 1860. Poss, John Caleb BERRY of John BERRY. Thought to have come to Machias from Belfast, Ireland?, Maine? with bros. May have left Maine “one step ahead of sheriff.”
Clayton Berry, RD#1, Box 48, Ziegler Rd., Rochester, PA 15074 (469)
BIDWELL/HILLS - Seek info, on family of Chester BIDWELL (1792-1869) of Manchester, Conn., who m. Anna HILLS (1793-1860). I know of three ch.: Stephen White (1814-1876), Austin (1828-1901) and Chester (1832-1904). Was Chauncy (b. ca. 1818) a ch.? Other ch.? Welcme correspondence with desc. of any of the above.
Michael Rudy, 110 Bleecker St., Apt. IOF, New York, NY 10012 (470)
BOSWELL/PAINE - Need par. of Thomas BOSWELL and w., Prudence ____ of Canterbury, Conn., in 1730s. Dau. Hannah bp. at Canterbury, 9 Jan. 1732; m. Canterbury 16 June 1748; Ichabod PAINE, son of Rev. Solomon PAINE. Hannah & lchabod both d. at Amenia, N.Y., Hannah 13 May 1804 and Ichabod 22 Nov. 1812.
Mrs. John Stanford, 10948 Glen Wilding Place, Bloomington, MN 55431 (471)
BOYS/YOUNGS/TOOTHACKER -Need par. of following: James BOYS, b. 1775; d. 1848 in Ohio. Also lived in Pa.; w. Jane. Jesse YOUNGS, b. 1791; served War of 1812; w. Martha McBRIDE; lived in Livingston Co., N.Y., and later in Minn. Ann or Hannah TOOTHACKER, b. 1799; m. William TOTMAN; lived at Harpswell, Me. Ch.: Elisha, Hannah, Sally, Eliza.
Harold Hanson, 4390 Mackey Ave., Edina, MN 55424 (472)
BREWSTER/TUCKER - Seek maiden name of Elder William Brewster’s w, Mary, or a Mary BREWSTER who m. a TUCKER. Have wedding ring and written info., dated 1796, claiming this ring in family 200 years.
W.R. Tucker, P.O. Box 85, Deposit, NY 13754 (473)
BRIGGS - I need the par. of Elizabeth BRIGGS, b. ca. 1747/8 at Dighton, Mass., who m. Nathaniel BRIGGS. They lived and died in Orange, Grafton Co., N.H.
Marjorie Locke, 7244 E. Prince-ton Dr., Tucson, AZ 85710 (474)
BRIGGS/WILCOX - Seek par. and anc. of John BRIGGS, b. ca. 1764; d. at Schoharie, N.Y., 10 Sept. 1847; poss. m. Prudence, b. in Mass. Ch.: Allen S., b. at Schoharie, 23 March 1803; d. 19 Sept. 1867; m. Rhoda (Rhuby) WILCOX, b. ca, 1799; d. at Schoharie, 16 Jan. 1850.
Mrs. Loren H. White, 3 Mountainwood Dr., Scotia, NY 12302 (475)
BROOKINGS - Seek par. of William H. BROOKINGS, b. at Boston, Mass., 1825; m. at Hanover, N.H., 1847, Submit Stevens NEWCOMBE; d. at Boston, 1864; bur. at Waltham, Mass. Death record says mother is Elizabeth of Newburyport. Poss. sisters in Waltham are Emily, w. of Rowland Wetherbee, Sarah Ann, w. of George MILLER.
Collette B. Moore, 276-B Heritage Village, Southbury, CT 06488 (476)
BROWNING/SACKETT - Seek info on George BROWNING, father of Gideon, who was b. at So. Kingston, RI., 1774. Both George and Gideon were living in Oneida Co., N.Y., by 1800. Who were George’s par.? Who was his w.? What was the first name of Gideon BROWNING’s wife, whose maiden name was SACKETT?
Jane Peak, 7833 E. Hampden Circle, Denver, CO 80237 (477)
BRYANT/WHITE - Seek par. of Temperance BRYANT, b. 1765; d. at Scituate. Mass.. 24 Dec. 1822; m. at Scituate, 26 Dec. 1793 Timothy WHITE, Jr., the fifth of that name. Ch.: Catharine, Timothy, Howard, Sarah, Almira and Joseph.
Shirley Henderson, Box 414, Lakm. KS 67860 (478)
BURNHAM/WOOD - Need documentation for birth of Thomas, 4 May 1732 (“Thomas of Sheffield”) to Margaret WOOD and Josiah BURNHAM. Also verification of the place. - England or Mass.? (Thomas of Sheffield m. Elizabeth HARMON.)
C. Burnham 364 W. 1st North ~2, Rexburg, ID 83440 (479)
CAIN/HILL/MARSTON/HUFF/THAYER - Wish to complete family group sheets for near relatives of Francis Jasper CAIN, b. at Braintree, Mass., 1870; d. at Weymouth, Mass., 1939; m. 1891 Fannie May HILL. Seek correspondence with any desc. of James Rhoades CAIN, b. 1827; m. 1860 Abby, dau., Louisa, of Quincy, Mass.; Lilleous Isabella (CAIN) MARSTON, b. 1850, of Randolph, Mass., ca. 1919; Ella (HUFF) THAYER, b. 1850, m. David H. B., sons Herbert and Harry, of Braintree, 1800, 1900.
Nancy Pendleton Goodwm. 7401 E. Sabino Vista Dr., Tucson, AZ 85715 (480)
CARRINGTON/RIGGS - Seek par. Permela (Pamelia) CARRINGTON, b. ca. 1796; m. at Amity, Woodbridge, Conn., 27 Nov. 1811 James RIGGS (1789-1856), She d. at Dexter, Jefferson, N.Y., 16 Jan. 1884. Also want info. on CARRINGTON line.
Patricia Moore, 111 Ardmore, Billings, MT 59102 (481)
CHILD/HAYWARD/BUTTERWORTH - Need anc. of John CHILD(S), b. at Swansea, Mass., ca. 1671; m. at Swansea, 30 Jan. 1695/6 Margery HAWARD, b. at Swansea, 10 Sept. 1673 to William HAWARD & Sarah BUTTERWORTH.
T.W. Rowley, 2625 Calle Colima, W. Covina, CA 91792 (482)
COBB/FADDEN - Seek b. and anc. info for Jabez COBB; m. at Canton, Mass., 1810 Rachel FADDEN, dau. of James & Mehitabel (WENTWORTH) McFADDEN; had two ch. in Canton: Clarissa (1811) and James (1812); d. at Canton 1856. D. certificate says b. in Dedham ca. 1784 but no corroboration found.
Dana B. Cobb, 625 Albert Place, Ridgewood, NJ 07450 (483)
COLLIER/COLLYER/PHILLIPS -Seek anc., b. and d. of Thomas COLLYER, m. at Marblehead, Mass., 2 Apr. 1741 Ann PHILLIPS. Ch., b. at Marblehead: Sarah; Capt. Thomas (1743-1821 Hardwick, Vt.) privateersman, master ship Monmouth, Rev. War; Isaac. Same Thomas deceased by 30 Dec. 1757 when guardians appointed for minors Sarah & Thomas, Salem, Mass., Probate Court?
Mrs. Pat Haslam, P.O. Box 224, Stowe, VT 05672 (484)
COOPER/GRIFFIN - Need anc. Mary (Polly) GRIFFIN, d. at Shoreham, Vt., Jan. 1830, w. Jonathan COOPER, b. prob. at Southampton, N.Y., ca. 1770; d. at Shoreham, 6 Jan. 1813. Also surname & anc. Mary, d. at Shoreham, 28 Apr. 1832, w. Deacon Stephen COOPER, b. at Easthampton, N.Y.; d. at Shoreham.
T.W. Rowly, 2625 Calle Colima, West Covina, CA 91792 (485)
COP(E)LIN/THOMPSON/HATCHETT - Need anc. James Anderson COP(E)LIN, b. 26 Dec. 1807, “orphan in IN” by 1829 when he m. Elizabeth Smart THOMPSON. Had bros. John & Thomas, b. in Ky. or Va., & sister m. HATCHETT. Was she Jane, m. in Washington Co., Ky., 16 Aug 1821 Christopher HATCHETT? Have James’s desc.
Mrs. Isabel T. Coburn, Rte, 2, Box 146, New Harbor, ME 04554 (486)
CROWELL/PARMENTER/PHIPPEN - Seeking par. and siblings of Lucius CROWELL, b. ca. 1786 pots. at Norwich, Windsor Co., or Rutland Co., Vt. M. ca. 1809 Polly PHIPPEN, dau. of Joseph & Silence PHIPPEN, b. in Vt. Moved to Mohawk Valley, N.Y., where their nine ch. were b.: Nelson b. in Herkimer Co., 1811; Sylvanus 1813, Ontario Co.; Sullivan b. in Herkirner Co., 1816; Sanford, b. 1817/8, Gerry, Chautauqua Co., m. Susan PALMITER/PARMENTER; Angeline b. 1820; Zilpha, b. 1822; Lucius C. b. 1825; and Henry S. b. 1831; all b. at Angelica, Allegany Co. Was Susan, prob. b. ca. 1810, the missing child? Glad to exchange info.
Maud Bagley, 6306 Huntover Lane, Rockville, MD 20852 (487)
CROWELL/PHIPPEN - Seek anc. Lucius CROWELL, b. ca. 1790 at ___? M. ca. 1810 Polly PHIPPEN, b. at Westminster, Windham, Vt., 1791. Ch.: Nelson, Sylvanus, John, Sanford, Sanford, Angeline, Zilpha, Lucius, Henry. Resided at Eatonville (near Little Falls), Herkimer Co., N.Y., 1811. Lucius accidentally killed ca. 1830 Angelica, Alleghany Co., N.Y. 1880 Ill. census shows ch. indicating father b. in Vt.
Avis Laverne Mathias, 904 Pleasantview Dr., Willmar, MN 56201 (488)
CUMMINGS/KENDALL/SHED -Leonard CUMMINGS supposedly b. at Groton, Mass., ca. 1714, son of Samuel & Elizabeth (SHED) CUMMINGS. Can par. be verified? Where did Samuel & Elizabeth die? Need her par. Leonard m. ca. 1737 Jane . Need her par. Leonard d. at Londonderry, N.H., 1758. Jane d. wid. Abraham KENDALL in Dunstable, Mass., 28 April 1806, age 84.
Douglas V. Smith, RRI, Box 459, Sharon, VT 05065 (489)
CURTIS/DURANT/FULLER (of Needham) /HOOGS/HOOKER/HUNTTING/HURD/ JACKSON (Ephraim)/LYON/MILLS/MURDOCK/PARKER/PIGEON/PRATT/SEAVERNS/ SLACK/STARR/WALES/WARE/WILLARD/WISWALL - all of Lower Falls Village, Needham/ Newton, Mass. Searching for unpublished letters, journals, manuscripts relating to members of these families who were present at Lower Falls Village prior to 1820. Intending a book length narrative covering 1675 to 1820. Not a commercial venture.
Franklin P. Parker, 36 Washington St., Wellesley Hills, MA 02181 (490)
CUSTIN/GUSTIN/THAYER - Seeking any research clues of information about gravestone carver William CUSTIN who was working in Boston 1714-1715. He m. 24 Dec. 1714 to Abigail THAYER, Boston
Assoc. for Gravestone Studies, Laurel K. Gabel, 205 Fishers Rd., Pittsford, NY 14534 (491)
DAYTON - Jonathan DAYTON, b. at Piscataway, N.J., 1768-74; d. 22 Dec. 1835; m. Rachel BUNYON and had Simeon, who m. Evaline RUNYON. How was Jonathan desc. from Ralph DAYTON?
Eleanor Knaus, 4141 16th St. #1-2, Vero Beach, FL 32960 (492)
DROWN/DROWNE - Need b. and par. Aaron DROWN, poss. b. at Rochester, N.H.; ch. Noah, b. at Rochester, 13 Apr. 1808. Need ch. of Samuel DROWNE, b. at Boston, Mass., 5 July 1704, bp. at Rochester, N.H., 1740; d. at Rochester, 1795. Need b., par. and ch. of Solomon DROWNE, bp. at Rochester, N.H., 1740.
Veda Drowne Bocinski, 3421 St. Johns Ave., Apt. 1003, Palatka, FL 32077 (493)
DUNCAN - Seek anc. of Isabelle DUNCAN, b. at Chelsea, Mass., ca. 1857; d. in N.Y.C., 25 Nov. 1912; m. John ELLIOTT of No. Andover, Mass., dau. of George DUNCAN & Alice YOUNG.
Duncan Elliott, 2235 Jackson St., San Francisco, CA 94115 (494)
DUNNING/LITTLE - Seek par. and lineage of Alzina LITTLE, b. at Cornwall, Vt., 1801; d. at Pittsford, Iowa. M. 1821 to Loan Jewett DUNNING at Middlebury, Vt. Moved to Iowa before 1860. Both b. near Bristow, Iowa. Ch. were Susan (NEEDHAM), Maria, Edmond, Caroline, Alzina (BRONENICH), Andelicia (BATES), Abram Herbert, Albert George.
Mrs. June Head, Box 965, Cortez, CO 81321 (495)
ELLIOT - Seek anc. of William ELLIOT, b. in Scotland, 24 Apr, 1812; d. at No. Andover, Mass., 20 Nov. 1866; m. Margaret MILNE. Bros. John & Robert.
Duncan Elliott, 22335 Jackson St., San Francisco, CA 94115 (496)
EMMS, EAMS, EMS - Seek desc./any info, about Boston gravestone carver Nathaniel EMMS (prob. 1690-1750) and his sons Henry (ca. 1716-1767) and Joshua (1719-1772). I have H. Forbes references.
Assoc. for Gravestone -Studies, Laurel K. Gabel, 205 Fishers Rd., Pittsford, NY 14534 (497)
ENTWISHILL/HILL/BATHRICK/DORMAN - Edmund ENTWISHILL, b. at Manchester, Eng., 18 Feb. 1746; m. (1) 7 Nov. 1770 Eunice HARRINGTON; b. at Haverhill, Mass., 4 Apr. 1749; (4 ch.) m. (2) 21 Jan. 1783 Mindwell BATHRICK, b. at Haverhill, 27 Jan. 1749-50; d. at Haverhill, 1789, dau. of David BATHRICK & Linda MAYNARD. Ch., surname HILL: John B., b. at Richmond, Mass., 24 June 1784; and Edmund Entwis, Jr., b. at Northfield, Mass., 28 Nov. 1788. Lucy DORMAN, b. at Arundel (now Kennebunk), Me., 16 June 1789; d. in Me., 7 May 1864. Seek par. & anc. of all.
Mrs. K. D. Amick, 927 Riverside Dr., International Falls, MN 56649 (498)
ERSKINE - Seek desc. of Gillman ERSKINE, b. in Cheshire Co., N.H., 1799, son of John & Phoebe (Robinson) ERSKINE. Res. in Adams, Jefferson Co., N.Y., 1840 to 187? Need ch., w. Parmelia?, date of death, burial site. Any info William Christopher ERSKINE, son and Union Soldier 1861-1865.
Mrs. -Patricia Alger Alter, 97 Cricket Knoll Lane, Camel, IN 46032 (499)
FISHERS ISLAND - For a new research initiative to identify 18th and 19th century residents of Fishers Island, Conn./N.Y. I would like to hear from anyone who has -pertinent information and/or such persons in their lineage.
Frances M. Fransson, 11 Dodge Dr., W. Hartford, CT 06107 (500)
GARRETT - Caroline GARRETT, b. at “Newbury Parish” (now Brookfield), Conn., 8 April 1785; d. in Otsego Co., N.Y., 8 Dec. 1865; m. at Brookfield, 1 Jan. 1807 Czar NEARING. Need all on her par. Father could be Wait GAR- -RETT, b. in Conn., ca. l750s.
Catherine Newell, 2350 Sixth Ave., 5-B, SanDiego, CA 92101 (501)
GIBBS/ALDEN/CHURCH - Seek info, re Adam EMPY (EMPIE) GIBBS, who prob. came from Wilmington, N.C., and who m. prob. at Brooklyn, N.Y., Josephine Alden CHURCH, dau. of James Crandon CHURCH, granddau. of Capt. Gamaliel CHURCH (Caleb5, Nathaniel4, Joseph3-2, Richard1) & Lydia ALDEN (John5-4-3, Joseph2, John1).
John G. Kuniholm, RD 1, Box 469A, ChaddsFord, PA 19317 (502)
GIDNEY/GEDNEY - Seek info. anc. /origins of Paul M. GIDNEY, resident of Boston, Mass., 1854?, m. Annie ____, their son Francis Thomas, b. at Boston, ca. 1854; m. at Boston Jan. 1879 Mary A. HIGGINS. Their son William Harrison G., b. at Boston 31 July 1888, is my father.
William H. Gidney, Jr., 1425 Spruce Ave., Atwater, CA 95301 (503)
GOOD/GOODE - Seek Irish birthplace and dates of death of Thomas GOOD, age 25, who m. at Boston, 20 Feb. 1870 (Mary) Bridget O’BRIEN, dau. of Thomas O’BRIEN & Mary BOYLE. He d. by 1880. Will correspond with all GOOD/GOODE of Irish descent. Have some Co. Cork death records
Fr. Robert J. Goode, Box 608, Eagle River, WI 54521 (504)
HARMON/SMITH/VANSICKLE/COYKINDALL/STILLWELL - Seek anc. info. of HARMON spouses: Sarah SMITH, m. 1770 Simeon HARMON (b. at Suffield, Conn., 6 Nov. 1746), d. at Phelps, N.Y.; Pheobe VANSICKLE, b. at Newton, N.J., 6 Oct. 1785, dau. of John & Mary (COYKINDALL), m. at Lyons, N.Y., Ira HARMON, d. at Porter, Mich., 1849; Jacob STILLWELL, b. 24 April 1807, m. at Sullivan, N.Y., 7 Dec. 1830, Delilah HARMON, d. at Porter 1854.
Mrs. Barbara Price, 521 Avila Road, San Mateo, CA 94402 (505)
HARRIS/FINCH/ROBERTS - Need anc. Enos HARRIS (b. 29 Nov. 1788) & Lydia FINCH (b. 10 March 1791), m. at Beekmantown, N.Y., 29 Nov. 1810. Also Lucy Abigail ROBERTS, b. at So. Strafford, Vt., II June 1827; m. at Saranac, N.Y., 10 Feb. 1846, William Finch HARRIS, “an anc. lodgekeeper for Eng. king.”
Mrs. Isabel T. Cobumn, Route 2, Box 146, New Harbor, ME 04554 (506)
HART/SIMONS - Info needed on William Orrin HART, fl. 1795-1818; m. Polly SIMONS, b. 1793, dau. of Jonathan SIMONS & Thankful ISHAM. Issue: Orrin Z. HART, b. 1818, Chautauqua Co., N.Y.; d. 1870, bum. Arkwright Twp.; m. 1844 Lydia ELLIS, dau. of Freeman ELLIS & Abigail SIMONS. Names suggest desc. of Deacon Stephen HART line but not in Alfred ANDREWS book. CASH REWARD OFFERED.
Raymond H. Hart, Box 578, Claresholm, Alberta, Canada (507)
HAYDEN, Jacob: son of Nathaniel & Sarah (SUTTON) HAYDEN, who have been accepted as 5th generation descendants of John ALDEN, Jacob m. Letitia PRATT; d. at Muskingham, Ohio, 1836. Had dau. Lydia who m. James SIMS.
Daniel A. Packard, #6 Fairways Villas, Weston Rd., Arden, NC 28704 (508)
HEAD/SANFORD - Need birth record for Sanford HEAD, son of Joseph & Rebecca (SANFORD) HEAD (m. at Dartmouth, Mass., 15 May 1788), b. poss. at Westport, Mass. (or Dartmouth, or Little Compton, RI,), ca. 8 Jan. 1789. Joseph and family moved to Madison, N.Y., in 1796. Joseph’s brother Johnathan m. 1782 Hepsibah LIVERMORE.
Robert A. Eisenberg, 3090 Old Brookside La,, Canandaigua, NY 14424 (509)
HIGGINS - Seek info. anc. origins Zalmunnah HIGGINS, resident Boston, Mass., ca. 1855; m. Mary E. ____. Their dau. Mary A. H., b. at Boston, ca. 1855, m. at Boston Jan. 1879 Francis Thomas GIDNEY. Their son William Harrison G., b. at Boston, 31 July 1888, is my father.
William H. Gidney, Jr., 1425 Spruce Ave., Ateater, CA 95301 (510)
HOPKINS/RICHARDSON - Seek colony of birth and anc. of John HOPKINS, b. 1750; m. at Lancaster, Pa., 11 Jan. 1773, Mary RICHARDSON; d. at Lancaster, 29 Nov. 1820, res. at Lancaster; poss. brother James. Was this the RI. family or which one? Info, on Mary also appreciated.
A. Norris, 2405 Countryside Dr., Colesville, MD 20904 (511)
HOWARD/MANN - Seek anc. of Sylvia HOWARD, b. 14 Sept. 1769, d. 4 July 1861, and of her husband, Jason MANN, m. at Wrentham, Mass., 6 Nov. 1794. Jason, b. at Wrentham, 28 Aug. 1760; d. 16 May 1816, was son of John & Mary MANN.
George I. Stribling, 473 York St., SE, Aiken, SC 29801 (512)
HOWLAND/MACOMBER - Seek par. & anc. of Esther HOWLAND, b. ca. 1780; m. ca. 1803 Rescom MACOMBER of Washington, Dutchess Co., N.Y. Removed to Huntersland, Schoharie Co., N.Y., d. there 17 Oct. 1849.
Mrs. Lomen H. White, 3 Mountainwood Dr., Scotia, NY 12302 (513)
HUNT/BONNEY - $500 REWARD to the first person who can prove the age of Mary HUNT, 2nd w. of Thomas BONNEY, b. 1604, d. 1693.
Robert C. Bolton, Sr., 76 Britton Ave., Stoughton, MA 02072 (514)
HYDE/OLDS - Seek info on Frederick HYDE and w. Mary OLDS. He b. at Sturbridge, Mass., 15 July 1808, son of Joshua of Sturbridge (for whom library there named). Was she the Mary OLDS, dau. of Joshua and Betsy (ABBOTT) OLDS of Brookfield, b. there 27 June 1821? When and where m.? Their ch. b. at Norwalk, Ohio, and he d. there ca. 1852. She m. (2) A. Hartson FLETCHER. When and where did she die? Wish to correspond with any descendant of above and of Joshua HYDE.
Harriet G. Wilbour, Box 1628, Chelan, WA 98816 (515)
JOHNSON/NICHOLS - Seek anc. of Obadiah JOHNSON of Coventry, R.I., who m. there 16 Jan. 1744 Sarah NICHOLS, dau. John. Ch. all b. at Coventry.
Walter J. McCarthy, 6 Hillcrest Rd., Springfield, VT 05156 (516)
JONES/SANFORD/TARBOX - Seek wife’s name and m. date of Ens. Samuel JONES (1694-1735), son of Ens. Samuel & Deborah (SANFORD) JONES, res. at Saybrook, Conn., rem. to Hebron, Conn. His son: Capt. Samuel JONES of Hebron; m. Lydia TARBOX.
Elizabeth O. Jones, 849 Valley Rd., Mason, NH 03048 (517)
KETHCUM/HALL/SMITH/GRIFFIN - Epenetus KETCHUM, b. at Huntington, LI., 3 Oct. 1736; d. at Clarksburg, ca. 1829; m. at Pine Plains, N.Y., Elizabeth SMITH. Samuel KETCHUM, b. at Clarksburg ca. 1781; d. at Tioga, III., 1871; ret, at Canadaigua, N.Y.; m. Roxanna HALL. Justus KETCHUM b. at Clarksburg, 20 March 1777; m. Lucy GRIFFIN; b. at Jaffrey, N.H., 29 Jan. 1776, dau. Dudley GRIFFIN. Seek par. of Elizabeth & Roxanna, site of Justus/Lucy marriage.
Mrs. Barbara Price, 521 Avila Rd., San Mateo, CA 94402 (518)
KREBS/KREPS - Seek contact with the desc. of the Rev. Dr. John Michael KREBS, b. at Hagerstown, Md., 6 May 1804; d. at New York City, 30 Sept. 1867. Surviving ch.: (John) DeWitt C. KREBS; Anna (KREBS) SKIDMORE (Mrs. Joseph R.); Sarah (KREBS) WRIGHT (Mrs. Samuel V.); Mary/Minnie (KREBS) BAKER (Mrs. Henry M.).
Mrs. A. Mead Sniffin III, Wood Rd., Bedford Hills, NY 10507 (519)
LEPPER/LAMOYNE (LEMOINE) -Seeking info. on John LEPPER, (b. where in Germany?) & w. ____? LAMOYNE, b. at Larrine, France. Lived Mohawk Valley, N.Y., poss. Montgomery, Co., when son Harrison (sometimes known as William HARRISON) was b. Oct. 1820. Lived at Mohawk, Herkimer Co., in 1827, when youngest son William L. was b. John d. intestate before 14 Nov. 1839 at Huntsburg, Geauga Co., Ohio, the date Jacob LEPPER was appointed Administrator of the Estate. Purchasing items from the Estate were Jacob LEPPER, Joseph LEPPER, Harrison LEPPER, and Catherine LEPPER. Were Jacob, Joseph and Catherine also ch. of John & ____? LAMOYNE? If so, were they b. in Germany or N.Y.? When?
Maud Bagley, 6306 Huntover Lane, Rockville, MD 20852 (520)
LEWIS/WARNER/ANDRUSS - Seek m. record & par. of Lydia (____?) to LEWIS of Lyme, Conn. Eli dead by Dec. 1760 as Lydia m. (2) Oliver TERRILL (TERRELL) in Waterbury, Coon, Need info, on family of Daniel WARNER d. at Waterbury, Conn., 1713, and w. Mary ANDRUSS (1674-1709).
Carole Peskm. 500 State Rd., Princeton, NJ 08540 (521)
LINCOLN - Need anc. of Joseph LINCOLN, b. at Brewster, Mass., 17 April 1825, father of writer Joseph LINCOLN. Post, par. were Isaac & Desire.
Pauline M. Graham, 2675 Sirnas Ave., Pinole, CA 94564 (522)
LINCOLN - Seek anc./par. of both Ebenezer & Elizabeth LINCOLN. Federal 1790 census lists of Taunton, Mass., with ch. Mary, Benjamm. Thomas. Mary d. at Prescott, Mass., 1831. Benjamin d. at Dana, Mass., 1863. Thomas d. at Greenwich, Mass., 1868. Ch.: b. when and where?
L.E. Hardy, 10 Josephine Ave., Rumford, RI 02916 (523)
LINFIELD - Seek desc. (through 1900) of William LINFIELD, res. at Braintree Mass., ca. 1700. Most desc. lived at Braintree, Randolph, Holbrook, Stoughton, Brockton, & Weymouth. Desc. of female LINFIELDs also of interest. Will answer questions (to best of my ability) on family, please send SASE.
Jos. R. Poole, 8221 Seventh St., N. St. Petersburg, FL 33702 (524)
LOWELL/CROMBIE - Seek par. names of Mary/Polly LOWELL, b. ca. 1768; d. at Rowley, 19 March 1816; m. at lpswich, 13 Feb. 1787 Aaron CROMBIE. Ch.: Aaron Jr., Benjamm. Charlotte (m. John BUCKMINSTER), Mary (m. Daniel ROBBINS), Nathaniel, and Thomas. First three b. at Ipswich; other at Rowley.
Dana A. Batchelder, 258 So. Sea Ave., W. Yarmouth, MA 02673 (525)
MILLER - Seek anc. of Timothy MILLER (b. ca. 1786; d. 10 June 1840, g.s.) & his w. Anne or Anna (d. 14 June 1863, age 80, g.s.). First appear 1806 “of Litchfield” in Litchfield Co., Conn., deeds. Ch.: Anna Maria, m. (1) Nehemiah C. EDWARDS of Litchfield, (2) Charles G. EDWARDS of Watertown, (3) ____ BUEL; Harriet Abigail, m. David Collins BULKELEY of Litchfield; William Guy, m. Julia Maria SPRAGUE: and Timothy Edward (1815-1884, g.s.); and Ansonia, m. Martha or Betsy ____? (1812-1877, g.s.). Any proven relationship to Ichabod MILLER who in Litchfield m. Sarah GRANT, b. 1760? Any proven relationship of these to MILLERs of Middletown and Middlefield, Conn.? Is Frank E. MILLER, author of A Genealogy of Millers... (Syracuse, nd., ca. 1925) correct on this particular line?
Charles Somers Miller, P.O. Box 1007, Beaufort, SC 29902 (526)
MILLER (MILLARD)/CURTISS (CURTICE)/EASTERBROOKS (EASTABROOKS) - Need anc. Ruth CURTISS (CURTICE), b. ca. 1700; m. at Swansea, Mass., 13 Dec. 1716 Samuel MILLER (MILLARD). Need surname, anc. of Mehitable, who m. ca. 1696 Dr. John EASTABROOK (1668-1728 Rehoboth & Swansea).
T.W. Rowley, 2625 Calle Colima, West Covina, CA 91792 (527)
PAGE - Need info, about my father’s family: Harvey Walter PAGE, b. at Middleton, Mass., 3 May 1877. His siblings: Ralph, Ruth, et al. His par.: Charles W. PAGE & Susan STEWART. His grandfather, John STEWART. Thank you.
Mary Page Eaton,73-300 Dillon Rd., Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240 (528)
PAIGE/MERRIAM - Seek anc. & ch. of Nathaniel PAIGE, b. ? 1645; d. at Billerica, Mass., 12 April 1692; m. 1677. Was in Roxbury, Mass., in 1686. And of w. Joanna MERRIAM, b. 1644; d. 2 Sept. 1724.
R.C. Paige, P.O. Box 86, Ojai, CA 93023 (529)
PALMITER (PARMENTER)/COLLINS/CRAIGE/FOSTER - Seeking par. of Skelton PALMITER/ PARMENTER, b. in Mass., 1792; m. at Vistor, Ontario Co., N.Y., ca. 1812/1815 Penelope COLLINS; removed to Gerry, Chautaqua Co., N.Y., ca. 1817. Looking for possible missing link between above -Skelton and Aaron PARMENTER, Sr., b. at Framingham, Mass., June 1723; m. at Sudbury, Mass., 26 Nov. 1747 Jean CRAIGE, dau. of James & Rachel (WALLIS) CRAIGE. Their sons, b. at Worcester, Mass.: Jacob 1754 (m. 1776 Ruth BELLOWS of Rutland); James 1760/1778; Daniel 1762/1778 (m. Lydia WEST); Aaron Jr., b. 1765, m. Susanna FOSTER, dau. of Skelton FOSTER. Was one of these sons the father of my anc. Skelton PALMITER?
Mrs. Maud Bagley, 6306 Huntover Lane, Rockville, MD 20852 (530)
PA(R)TRICK - Seek m. & d. Stephen PA(R)TRICK, son of John & Bethia, b. at Norwalk, Conn., 14 Jan. 1745; m. ca. 1766 Ellen prob. at Norwalk. He d. 1778-1790, as wid. Ellen 1790 Norwalk census. Need maiden name of Ellen, d. at Morris, Otsego Co., N.Y., 22 Nov. 1824, age 70, bur. in Quaker Cem. Ch.: Halsey, Asa, Stephen, Jared
Mrs. Pat Haslam, P.O. Box 224, Stowe, VT 05672 (531)
PECKHAM/MANCHESTER – Seek par. & anc. of Sarah Adelaide Peckham; b. at Portsmouth, RI., 2 Nov. 1848; d. at Salem, Mass., 6 Feb. 1928; m. 187? Rev. Alfred MANCHESTER of Portsmouth & Salem
Donald R. Perkins, 1016 N. Royal St., Alexandria, VA 22314 (532)
PILLSBURY - Seeking anc. of PILLSBURY wives: Kathryn GAVET, m. 1677 Job PILLSBURY; Sarah ALLEN m. 1703 Daniel PILLSBURY; Mary KENT m. 1763 Samuel PILLSBURY, all in Newbury, Mass. Eliza SHUTE m. at Derry, N.H., 1836 Joshua PILLSBURY.
Mrs. Adam Moyer, 1152 Wycoff Ave., Jacksonville, FL 32205 (533)
POWERS (POWARS)/HART/LARABEE (LABARRE) - Seek anc. of Sally HART, m. Joseph POWERS, b. 7 Sept. 1748; d. at Ferrisburg, Addison Co., Vt., 1 Dec. 1826. Ch.: Percy(?) m. William LOCKWOOD. Also anc. of Elizabeth LABARRE, b. at Salem, 28 March 1749; m. Joseph POWERS and moved to N.Y. (Rockingham, Windham Co., Vt.). Is this same Susan LARABEE, ch. Ai, Salmon, Amira, Arritta & Orma POWERS? Orma b. 24 March 1786; d. 1879. Need Joseph’s proof of par. to Hannah HARTWELL & Nathaniel POWERS.
Perry McLeIlan, 227 S. Canoga P1., #5, Anaheim, CA 92804 (534)
PUTNAM/WHIPPLE - Seek par. & birthdate of Ruth WHIPPLE who m. Seth PUTNAM, 16 Sept. 1718. Res. at Billerica, Mass., then ca. 1750; removed to Charlestown, N.H. She d. there 1 Feb. 1785.
Peggy Singer, 2795 Ben Lomond Dr., Santa Barbara, CA 93105 (535)
RANDALL/WOOD - Seek anc. of John or Josiah RANDALL, b. at Lee, N.H., ca. 1785; d. unknown, W. Elizabeth (Betsy) (WOOD) RANDALL, b. at Eaton, N.H., 1788; d. at Boston, Mass., 24 Jan, 1873, bur. Mt. Auburn. Her father was Henry WOOD (WOODS). They had 7 ch.: Henry, b. 2 Feb. 1807, d. 12 Sept. 1891, m. (1) Sara Ann RUGGLES, (2) Amelia FITCH; Otis Gray, b. 5 March 1809, d. 5 May 1885, m. Abby Ann EDLAND; all bur. Forest Hills, Boston. Eliza A., b. 12 Aug. 1885, d. 28 Dec. 1900, m. William TRUMBULL, both bur. Mt. Auburn, Boston; Osborn, b. 1811, d. at Nacogdoclies, Texas; Alice F., b. 1811, d. 1 Aug. 1885, m. James W. RATTRAY, both bur. Londonderry, N.H.; Dorothy (Dolly), b. 1814, d. 11 Jan. 1887, m. Frank JORDAN, bur, (she) in Mt. Auburn; Alfred, b. 1810, d. 1 Dec. 1885, m. Hannah, bur. unknown.
Javan Randall, Rt, 6 Box 4750, Nacogdoches, TX 75961 (536)
ROLLIN - Seek anc. of Charles E. ROLLIN, b. ca. 1802; m. ca. 1831 Lucy GARLICK, d. Jan 1848 and bur. at West Milton, Vt. Were his par. John & Elizabeth (JOHNSON) ROLLIN?
Marion Maclnnis, 2809 NW. 47th St., Okla, City, OK 73112 (537)
ROWLEY/STEWART - Need anc. Elizabeth STEWART, d. at Shoreham, Vt., 29 July 1825; m. 1 Sept. 1784 Hopkins ROWLEY, b. 18 Dec. 1758 (son of Jonathan5 ROWLEY, b. at Sharon, Conn., 1729, & Elizabeth HOPKINS, b. 1738). Need birthplace of Hopkins ROWLEY.
T.W. Rowley, 2625 Calle Colima, W. Covina, CA 91792 (538)
SHEPARDSON/HANCOCK - Asa HANCOCK of Wrentham, m. ca. 1777 Abigail SHEPARDSON, b. 1757, dau. of Nathaniel SHEPARDSON, Esq., of Cumberland, RI. Seek surname of her mother and clues as to which Nathaniel was her father: Nathaniel b. 1731, son of Jonathan, or Nathaniel of Nathaniel? Any updates or additional research completed since Francis W. Shepardson’s Shepardson Family, pub. 1907?
Lorraine N. Tyler, 1827 24th St. NW, Washington, DC 20008 (539)
SLADE/ PIERCE/TORREY - Seek anc. John SLADE m. at Charlestown, Mass., 28 March 1771 Martha PIERCE. int. filed both Charlestown and Salem indicating John was of Salem. He m. (2) 4 Aug. 1776 Hannah TORREY of Scituate as “John of Boston.” He lived Needham and Chelsea, d. there 1791.
Jos. R. Poole, 8221 Seventh St., N. St. Petersburg, FL 33702 (540)
SMITH/CONKLIN - Joseph SMITH (1804-1811), “s. James and Phoebe,” m. Julia Ann CONKLIN (1813-1875), “dau. Abram and Elizabeth.” They removed from N.Y. state to Holyoke, Mass., ca. 1850. Ch. (b. betw. 1834 and 1852): Sarah A., Abram, John C., Helen L., Joseph H., Thomas and Frank. Seek info. on where they came from, anc. or desc.
Michael Rudy, 110 Bleecker St., Apt. 10, New York, NY 10012 (541)
SMITH/SPAIN/ALLEN - Seek par. & lineage of Daniel SMITH, b. in Rutherford Co., NC., 1788; d. in Posey Co., Ind., 1874; m. ca. 1815 Nancy B. SPAIN, dau. of Abraham SPAIN & Elizabeth “Betsey ALLEN of Dinwiddie Co., Va. “Betsey” SPAIN relative of Etlian ALLEN of Green Mtn, Boys - how is she related? SMITH, SPAIN, poss. Elizabeth WHEELER, a sister of Daniel’s, all went to Ind, in 1815 and resided in Gibson & 2 Posey Co., Ind.
Mrs. June Head, Box 965, Cortez, CO 81321 (542)
STEVENS/SPALDING - Seek family John6 STEVENS (Capt. John, John, John, Thomas, Thomas) b. at Plainfield, Cheshire Co., N.H., 1766; m. Anna SPALDING (John, Ephraim, Edward, Benjamm. Edward). Owned land Stowe, Vt., 1814. Apparently removed to Waterbury or Morrisville, Vt., area before 1820. Need all ch. names, also John, Anna’s death, burial info.
Avis L. Mathias, 904 Pleasantview Dr., SE, Willmar, MN 65201 (543)
STORMS/CORNELL - Seek anc. of Lavinia (Lavina) STORMS, b. ca. 1785; d. Bedford, N.Y., 1858, m. Haviland CORNELL, who d. at No, Castle, N.Y., 1844.
Merry Park, 13 Avon St., Norwalk, CT 06851 (544)
STOWE (STOW) - Seeking par. of Samuel STOW, prob. in Marlborough before 1684, prob. b. 1645 and d. 9 Feb. 1721; m. Elizabeth STONE? Prob, founder of Stow’s of Marlborough. Was father Thomas, John, Samuel, or Nathaniel, all sons of John STOW of Roxbury? Proof?
Robert J. Stowe, 2306W. Helton Ln. A, Tucson, AZ 85713 (545)
SUMMERS/SOMERS - Seek anc of Henry SUMMERS, will probated New Haven, Conn., 1717; m. (1) Sarah GREGORY, dau. Judah; m. (2) Mary HOLBROOK, bp. at Dorchester, Mass., 1650, dau. of Richard & Agnes. Res. in Stratford, Conn., 1688, and res. at Milford, Conn., 1710. Poss. relation of Henry SUMMERS, Jr. (b. ca. 1635 - d. 1723/4), of Woburn and Charlestown, Mass., son of Henry & Elizabeth Worder SUMMERS, from Co. Devon, England to Mass.? See Wyman, Charlestown (1879); Sewall, Woburn (1868); Wilcoxson, Stratford (1939); Abbott, Milford (1979).
Charles Somers Miller, P.O. Box 1007, Beaufort, SC 29902 (546)
TEWELL(S)/TUELL(S)/TWELL(S)/ TWELVES and similar. Urgently need to hear from anyone with any data on these people, esp. 1630-1750, to arrange exchange of info. Am trying to trace my line & also document desc. of Richard TWELL (TEWELL), Robert TWELVES, any other immigrants to Boston area 1630s.
Mrs. Isabel T. Coburn, Rte, 2, Box 146, New Harbor, ME 04554 (547)
TURLOAR/AYER - Seek par./anc./birthplace/date of Tamezin TURLOAR, m. in Essex Co., Mass., 10 May 1670 Nathaniel AYER; d. at Haverhilll, Mass., Dec. 1700. Poss. last name should be TURLEY, THURLOW, THURNSTON, or ?
Carol Herron Hotzinger, 1719 Roanoke St., Placentia, CA 92670 (548)
VAIL/LILLINGTON - Seek anc./desc. of Jeremiah VAIL, res. Chowan Co., NC., 1700; m. 1708, Mary LILLINGTON, b. April 1685, dau. of Alexander & Elizabeth. Was Jeremiah VAIL of N.C. the same individual as Jeremiah VAIL of Long Island, b. Southwold ca. 1670? He is on record as a mariner 22 March 1697/8, and his last enrollment on the census list that year, with Mary VAIL, is last record of him on Long Island.
Col. W. H. Vail, 1514 Montana Ave., El Paso, TX 79902 (549)
VANPATTEN/HAYDEN - Seek anc. info, on Ellen (Helen) VANPATTEN, b. in Canada, removed to N.Y. Par, Peter J. & Frances R. M. at Worcester, 25 Dec. 1886 Charles HAYDEN of Cohasset, Mass. One known dau. Adeline Ceceila.
Joanne Gottesman, 442-33rd St., Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 (550)
VINING - Establishing a VINING clearing house. Please send 3x5 card with lineage and SASE to be matched with another searching same line. Particularly interested in hearing from desc. of Cullen VINING, 1798-1856, Plainfield, Mass. Family also res. Cummington, Mass. Some migration to Michigan.
Rita Yining, 3716 SW Fifth Place, Gainesville, FL 32607 (551)
WEBSTER/GOSS – Joseph WEBSTER, b. at Kingston, N.H., 1724; m. (1) 1747 Maria (GOSS), res. E. Kingston. Five ch. M. (2) ca. 1765 Eunice ____?; res. Weare. Six ch.: Benjamin. Joseph, Abel, Cotton, John, Sarah. Seek any info. re anc. of this second w., Eunice, b. ca. 1740, and poss. from Weare or Hopkinton, N.H.
Alex Murray, 155 Haight St., San Francisco, CA 94102 (552)
WEBSTER/STEVENS - Need par. of Elizabeth WEBSTER, b. at Kingston, N.H., ca. 1802; lived and d. at Springfield, N.H., m. Samuel L. STEVENS.
Marjorie Locke, 7244 F. Princeton Dr., Tucson, AZ 85710 (553)
WELLS/ROGERS/CLAGGETT - Was the Lt. Jonathan WEELS of Hopkinton, RI., m. at Stonington, Conn., 14 Nov. 1760 Mrs. Rebecca CLAGGETT, the same as Jonathan WELLS, Jr., of Hopkinton, RI., whom. at Hopkinton, 6 June 1767 Amy ROGERS, b. at New London, Conn., 31 Oct. 1738? Did he serve in the Revolution?
Marjorie Maxson Burton, 733 N. Abingdon St., Arlington, VA 22203 (554)
WHITCOMB/ROBINSON - Seek anc. & birthdate of Martha ROBINSON, poss. of Framingham, Mass, She m. at Littleton, Mass., 8 (or 29) Dec. 1750 Timothy WHITCOMB. Res. at Rutland, Bolton, Marlborough.
Peggy Singer, 2795 Ben Lomond Dr., Santa Barbara, CA 93105 (555)
WHITE/BAILEY - Seek par., b. date and place of David WHITE, Jr., b. in Vt. between 1790 and 1810; m. when and where? Betsey BAILEY, dau. of Absolom & Polly (WEBSTER) BAILEY. Need Betseys b. date and place (Indian name Aris Skys), David & Betsey d. in P.Q. Canada, when and where?
Mrs. William Lamson, P.O. Box 570, Fallon, NV 89406 (556)
WILDER/EAMES - Seek par. & birth-date of Anna EAMES. She m. Thomas WILDER ca. 1640, prob. at Charlestown, Mass. Removed to Lancaster, Mass., ca. 1650. He d. there 23 Oct. 1667. She d. there 10 June 1692.
Peggy Singer, 2795 Ben Lomond Dr., Santa Barbara, CA 93 105 (557)
WILLIAMS - Updating 1924-26 genealogy of Richard and Frances Deighton WILLIAMS of Taunton, Mass. The original work of Charles Crosby WILLIAMS, M.D., of Richmond, Va,, is at NEHGS library. Family Bible and other documentation suggested. With the cooperation of NEHGS and Gary Boyd Roberts we hope to accomplish another book. I welcome assistance.
Nancy Gillon Gibbs, 30 Council St., Charleston, SC 29401 (558)