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  • Queries Vol. 3 No. 4

    Published Date : August 1986

    ACKER - Seeking any info on Alexander ACKER, b. in Monroe Co., N.Y., ca. 1819; m. poss. at Waterbury Emily (____), b. in Rensselaer Co., N.Y., ca. 1822. Ch.: Murray, b. at Lima, Livingston Co., N.Y., 1850.

    Mrs. Charles Dumbleton, 567 Perry Road, Pavilion, NY 14525      (301)


    ADAMS/WILCOX - Seeking info on Deacon John ADAMS, whose dau. Hannah m. Rev. Elnathan WILCOX. She b. ca. 1742; d. at E. Bloomfield, N.Y., 13 Sept. 1825; m. prob. Conn., ca. 1757.

    Mrs. Charles Dumbleton, 567 Perry Rd., Pavilion, NY 14525      (302)


    BARNARD/CURTICE - Seeking anc. of Ruel BARNARD, b. in N.Y., 1785; and Elizabeth CURTICE, b. at Lebanon, Conn., 1721.  Were they Jonathan CURTICE & Elizabeth BURT?  Who are their anc.?

    Cindy Holsapple-Boone, 12003 Tempo Lane, Bowie, MD 20715       (303)


    BARNES - Need info on Oliver BARNES & w. Mary, of Concord, Mass. Ch.: Priscilla, b. 1761; Josiah; Oliver.

    Dorothy G. Burge, 61234 Chikamin Dr., Bend, OR 97702      (304)


    BARROWS/JONES - Seek data & anc. of Hannah JONES, m. at Middleboro, Mass., 17 July 1766 Nathaniel BARROWS, b. 1736 (g.s.) or 24 Mar. 1741 (Middleboro V.R.).  When was he b.?

    Robert Selden Harrows, 151 Glenbrook Rd., Rochester, NY 14616      (305)


    BEAL/COOMBS/SMALL - Need info, will share Bowdoin, Bowdoinham, Me., BEAL, COOMBS, SMALL.  Par.? Ebenezer HALL (1807-1889), Glens Falls, N.Y., m. Mary GRANDEY (1819-?). Hatter firm Cool & Hall 1854. Grandson Fred HALL m. Gertrude MAINES, Lisbon Falls, Me. Wm. NEAL m. Jane BROOKS, Brown Co., Ohio, 1820.

    Beverly Heal Neal, 92 Noank Ledyard Rd., Mystic, CT 06355      (306)


    BISHOP/PARKER - Seek info on Ebenezer BISHOP, b. prob. in Conn., ca. 1708; m. at Woodstock, Conn., 29 Oct. 1737 Lydia PARKER, dau. of John & Mary PARKER of Needham, Conn.  Lived in Brimfield, Mass., for a while, d. in Dutchess Co., N.Y., 22 Jan. 1798.  Ch.: William, Katharine, Lucretia, Asa, Elisha, Rebecca, Maria.

    Marie Rogers, 369 Dorset Dr., Cocoa Beach, FL 32931       (307)


    BOTSFORD/ELDER - Seek par., anc., family of Henry BOTSFORD, b. in N.Y. state, 27 Jan. 1797; d. in Alamakee Co., Ia., 15 Dec. 1869; m. by Robert Watson, J.P., in Pa., 17 Feb. 1831 Margaret ELDER, b. in Pa., 4 Aug. 1814; d. in Alamakee Co., La.  Moved to Ia. 1839. First four ch. b. in Pa., one d. in Pa.

    Harris F. Botsford, 202 E. Griffin Rd., Box 44, Lakeland, FL 33805      (308)


    BRITTON/FULLER - Seeking info on par. & anc. of John BRITTON, father of Edward BRITTON. Believe Edward b. in Vt., ca. 1793; m. 1816 Caroline FULLER; d. at Elba, Genesee Co., N.Y., 1858. Also seeking info on John FULLER, father of  Caroline. John FULLER came to Genesee Co., N.Y., from Vt.; he a Rev. War soldier.  John FULLER m. presumed in Conn., 1780 Mary WILLIAMS.

    Dorothy A. Dumbleton, 567 Perry Rd., Pavilion, NY 14525      (309)


    BUCKLIN - Need info on BUCKLIN family of Rhode Island, res. Providence/No. Providence.  Is there a printed genealogy on this family?

    Janice Bagley Bense, 37 15-179th P1., NE, Arlington, WA 98223      (310)


    BURK/BURKE/TITUS - Seek par., b. & d. dates/places for Charles TITUS, b. in Conn., ca. 1830.  Served Union Army.  M. when/where Nancy E. BURKE, b. at Bennington, Vt., ca. 1837.  She served as nurse Civil War.  Poss. m. in service.  Living at Bennington 1880 census. Ch.: Nancy, Nettie, Charles, Nellie. Need her par./info.

    Marvin H. Vann, Ft. Valley Rt., Box 428, St. Davids Chr., VA  22652      (311)


    BURTCH/SINCLEAR - Roxalana BURTCH/BURCH, b. in Lower Canada (Quebec), 12 Aug. 1800; d. at Ironton, Wis., 2 May 1891; m. at Montpelier, Vt., 1818 Smalley SINCLEAR.  He was b. in Vt., 1797; d. at Logansport, md., July 1849.  Who were their par, and where were they b.?

    Mrs. Warren A. Cook, 1064 Fountain Pl., Escondido, CA 92026      (312)


    CARR/BROWN/WILLARD - Seek anc. & b. place Lyman CARR, b. 1798; d. at Lancaster, Mass., 1880; m. (1) at Stow, Mass., 1823 Lucy BROWN; m. (2) at Harvard, Mass., 1845 Fanny WILLARD; g.s. Harvard. Ch. by Lucy: Martha, William, Hollis, Benjamin, Edward, Daniel, Leonard, Lyman, Harriet; ch. by Fanny: Ephraim, Julia, Albert.

    Robert E. Wise, 54 Ellis Farm Lane, Melrose, MA 02176      (313)


    CARR/POOR - Seek info on par. & gr. par. of James CARR, m. 1760 Anna or Hannah POOR, dau. Joseph POOR.  Ch.: Abigail, Rhoda, James, Anna, & Mary.  Killed by fall from the staging of a vessel Dec. 1790, age 58 yrs., desc. from George CARR, first ferryman.

    Hugh G. Carr, 1840 Grace Dr., Coshocton, OH 43812      (314)


    CLARK/COOK - Seeking info on family of George CLARK, father of John CLARK.  George m. Elizabeth (COOK or CLARK) who was b. in N.H., 1779; d. in Genesee Co., N.Y., 1867, prob. at Alabama, N.Y. John CLARK b. at Henrietta, Monroe Co., N.Y., ca. 1816; d. at Indian Falls, Genesee Co., 1897.  Also seeking anc. of Elizabeth (COOK or CLARK).

    Mrs. Charles Dumbleton, 567 Perry Rd., Pavilion, NY 14525       (315)


    COOK/FARNHAM - Seek any info on John COOK m. Jerusha.  Lived in Woolwich, Me. Son John, Jr., b. 1762; d. 1814; m. Anna FARNHAM, b. 1771, d. 1869.  Who were John COOK’s par, and what was Jerusha’s maiden name and par.?

    Margaret Cook Duncan, 174 Main St., Presque Isle, ME 04769       (316)



    CURTIS/MILLARD - Need info Ruth CURTIS (1690-1742), m. at Swansea, Mass., 1716 Samuel MILLARD.

    Dorothy 6. Burge, 61234 Chikamin Dr., Bend, OR 97702      (317)


    DECASTRO/CLEVELAND/CLEAVELAND - Who was Vacah DECASTRO?  Name carried on for generations: Decastro CLEVELAND, b. & d. 1791; Vacah Decastro CLEVELAND, b. 1810; Harvey Decastro CLEVELAND, b. 1849; Vacah Decastro CLEVELAND, b. 1860. Sarah, prob. dau. of Vacah DECASTRO, - m. ca. 1754 Isaac CLEVELAND/CLEAVELAND.

    Jean S. McDonald, 3338 6 North Chathain Rd., Ellicott City, MD 21043       (318)


    DaVAUDREUIL - Seek info on Joseph E. DaVAUDREUIL & w. Tecle LEBEAU DaVAUDREUIL. Joseph b. at Cranston, RI., 31 July 1866; d. at Chepachet, RI., 1940.  Had following ch.: Wilfred, Henry, Frederick, Bethra, Archie. Many others d. in infancy.

    Evangeline A. Wilcox, P.O. Box 508, 30 Silver St., Norwich, NY 13815       (319)


    DOWNING/MONTGOMERY - Need par., anc. James DOWNING, d. 1776; m. Janet MONTGOMERY; & William DOWNING, d. 1816, m. (1) Mary LOGAN, (2) Ruth (HOAR) WHIPPIE.  Were they father & son, or brothers?

    Elsie L. Thoresen, 42 Grassinere Ave. E. Providence, RI 02914      (320)


    DUNCOMBE/TREADWELL/TYRELL/EDWARDS/CHAPIN -Seek info on the DUNCOMBE family in Boston, N.Y. state, & Conn., - 1700s-1850s.  Particularly families of Charles, Thomas, & David. M. into the TREADWELL, TYRELL, EDWARDS, & CHAPLN families.  Desc. from Charles, son of William & Elizabeth, Barley End, Buckinghamshire.

    Ted Woods, 153 Lower Bench Rd., Penticton, BC V2A 1BI Canada      (321)


    DUNHAM/BEARD - Searching for par. of Luther W. DUNHAM, b. in N.Y., 1804; d. in Ill., ca. 1850; m. 1833 Mary Jane BEARD, b. in N.H., 1815; d. Ia., 1892. Ch.: Edwin, Christopher, Charles, Alfred, Henry, Mary, Hulda.

    Mrs. Frances D. Stevens, P.O. Box 384, Plymouth, CA 95669      (322)


    EAMS/KEENE - Desire par. of Abigail EAMS, b. at Pembroke, Mass., 29 Mar. 1736; d. at Turner, Me., 25 Oct. 1823; m. 14 Dec. 1756 Joshua KEENE.  He was b. at Pembroke 14 Dec. 1730; d. at Turner, Me., 10 Feb. 1823.  He was Rev. War Lt. Pembroke 1776 Co. Shepards Field. Ch., all b. at Pembroke: Joshua b. 1757, Josiah, Abigail, Bethiah, Nathaniel b. 1777, Thankful, Mary, & Hannah.

    Richard S. Clark, M.D., P.O. Box 1026, Atlanta, TX 75551       (323)


    ELLIS/MARTIN - Seek par./anc. of -. Reuben & Sarah (MARTIN) ELLIS, m. at Sturbridge, Mass., 1752. They are listed in 1790 census of Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., Vt.  Three sons b. at Sturbridge, Mass., served in Rev. War from Shaftsbury, Vt. Amasa b. 17 Oct. 1753; Reuben, Jr., b. 12 Oct. 1755, d. at Montpelier, Vt., 19 Oct. 1830; & Moses ELLIS, b. 20 Sept. 1757.  Need names of other ch.

    John H. Schultz, 1085 Bowen Dr., West, North Tonawanda, NY 14120      (324)


    FISHER/CHAPMAN/ELMER/DAY - Seek par. John FISHER, b. in Mass., 22 May 1751; d. at Addison, Vt., 13 Oct. 1826; came from Cheshire, Mass., ca. 1795 to Addison. W. Eunice ____. Ch.: William, b. 1775; Olive, b. 20 Nov. 1778, m. Abner CHAPMAN; George; Huldah, b. 1787, m. Chester ELMER; Henry, b. 1788, m. Samantha DAY.

    Rev. Orville R. Chapman, CBZO H.P. 4728, Kinshasa 2, Republic of Zaire       (325)


    FISHER/McCONKEY - Seek par., anc. of Rebeckah FISHER, b. 1723; d. 1813; m. 27 Sept. 1750 Moses FALES.  Also of Jamima McConkey, b. “of Pelham, Mass.,” 19 Sept. 1770; d. at Stukley, Quebec, Canada, 22 Apr. 1807; m. at Pelham, 1 Oct. 1789 Anthony CUTLER.

    Mrs. R.B. McElvein, 4612 Round Forest Circle, Mtn. Brook, AL 35213      (326)


    FLETCHER - Seek b. place of Thomas E. FLETCHER, b. post. in N.Y., or Ohio, 14 Mar. 1814; d. at Storm Lake, Ia., 6 Jan. 1894. Also b. place & date of father, Thomas E. FLETCHER, b. ca. 1775-80, living in Huron Co., Ohio, 1820, 1830 census. W. Mary, b. ca. 1790-94. Fam. moved to Ind.

    Elizabeth Oman, 800 No. Second, Lindsborg, KS 67456       (327)


    GARDINER/BURTCH - Anc. of Mercy BURTCH, who m. prob. at Steventon, N.Y., ca. 1787, Daniel GARDINER, and of Rensselaerville, Albany Co., N.Y., 1790.  Letters of Adm. granted on his estate, 22 Feb. 1825.  Is she kin to BURTCH family of Stonington, Conn.?

    Douglas W. Cruger, 5 Crescent St., Portland, ME 04102      (328)


    GARDNER/COLBY - Seek pars. & desc. of Palmer GARDNER, b. in N.Y. state, ca. 1813; m. in Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, 17 Nov. 1831 Apphia COLBY.  Ch.: Freeman, Isobel, Clarissa, Levi, & Charles Newton.  Poss. son of Ishmael & Cynthias (DYER) GARDNER of Washington Co., N.Y.

    Robertson B. Clarke, 6164 Estrella Ave., San Diego, CA 92120      (329)


    GIFFORD - Searching info Joshua5 GIFFORD, illegitimate son Sarah4 (Jeremiah3, Robert2, William1) (Register July 1975, p. 237).  Believed to be the Joshua, Pawlingstown, N.Y., 1790 census.  Apparently had large family, some of whom may have been Humphrey of Dorset, Vt., b. ca. 1751; Gideon of Milton, Vt.; Pardon; Reuben; and Henry of Quebec; Amaziah; Joshua, Jr.; & Daniel of Columbia Co., N.Y., plus several daus.  Especially interested in anything concerning Humphrey and Henry.

    Stanley E. Moore, 26 Hazel- wood Terrace, Pittsfield, MA 01201       (330)


    GREEN/GREENE/KNIGHT/WOLCOTT - Need par., anc. Joseph GREEN(E), b. at Portsmouth, N.H., 1739; d. at Bowdoinham, Me., 1822; served on Ranger with John Paul Jones, Am. Rev.  Was w. Mary KNIGHT or Mary WOLCOTT?  Poss. m. twice?  Which Mary mother of son William, b. 1780, d. 1853.

    Elsie L. Thoresen, 42 Grassmere Ave., E. Providence, RI 02914       (331)


    GUTHRIE - Seek anc. & par, of bros. Samuel & George GUTHRIE, fl. 1750-1810 in Washington Co., N.Y.  Also seek par. & birthplace for twins John & Martha, David, James, William, & Mary GUTHRIE. John & Martha b. where? in Conn., 1778, res. in Livingston Co., N.Y.

    Kathleen M. Guthrie, 110 Stonebridge Trail, Havelock, NC 28532       (332)


    HAMMOND/HEWETT - Anna HAMMOND b. in what town? in RI., 22 Oct. 1823; m. ca. 1846 John HEWETT of Hope, Me.  First ch.: Blanche, b. in RI., 5 Oct. 1847/8.  Anna said to have been part Indian.  Any info appreciated.

    Margaret Duncan, 174 Main St., Presque Isle, ME 04769      (333)


    HARWOOD/BURCH - Exchange any data on HARWOOD families.  Need par. of Leroy B. HARWOOD, b. in Vt., ca. 1813.  Moved to Ohio betw. 1813 and 1820.  M. at Beverly, 23 May 1834 Elvira BURCH.  First appears on 1840 census in Waterford Township, Washington Co., Ohio.  Member of the first Beverly town council.

    Walter F. Harwood, 6102 Greenmont Dr., Houston, TX 77092      (334)


    HEATH/HETH/RUMMER - Need anc./desc. Martha RUMMER 1771-1856, Dutchess Co.? When/where did she m. Azariah HEATH/HETH 1765-184-? In Tyringham/Adams 1790s; Broome Co., N.Y., 1800.  Both bur. here. Need date/place death/burial his par. Azariah/Hannah (LAMB) HEATH/HETH.  In E. Haddam, Conn., 1760s.

    Dewey C. Eldridge, 1284 E. Maine Rd., Johnson City, NY 13790       (335)


    HIGGINS/LINDALL/LENDALL -Seek info on Nicholas HIGGINS of New England, moved to Talbot Co., Md., by 1663.  May have originally been from Salem, Mass.  Any relation to Abraham HIGGINS who was in Salem by 1637?  May also be related to Timothy LINDALL/LENDALL of New England (Salem?) and Talbot Co., Md.

    Daniel G. Higgins, 290 Clifton St., MaIden, MA 02148      (336)



    HINMAN/BOOTH - Need d. date and place of burial of Elijah & Ann (BOOTH) HINMAN.  Lived in Lee, Berkshire Co., Mass., in 1790s.  Elijah fought in Shay’s Rebellion.  Last known in 1800 census, Greenville, Greene Co., N.Y.  Ch.: Ransom, b. 1785; Hawley, m. Jane STEENBURGH, res. Kingston, N.Y.; Dolly, m. at Lee, Mass., 1811 John BROWN; David; Catherine, b. 1796, m. Rev. Egbert ROOSA; Ann, m. William HUMPHREY; Elizabeth; Hannah; Mary; and Rebecca.

    Barbara H. Benjamin, 81 Richard Rd., Hanson, MA 02341       (337)


    HISTED/MOORE - Seeking info on anc. of Edward HISTED, b. at Stillwater, N.Y., 1739; m. Jerusha MOORE, b. 1744.  Ch.: Thaddeus, John, Elizabeth, Sarah, Anna, Phoebe, & Lucy. John, b. in N.Y., 1782; d. at Belfast, Allegany -Co., N.Y., 1870.

    Mrs. Charles A. Dumbleton, 567 Perry Rd., Pavilion, NY 14525      (338)


    HOOPER - Seek origin of John HOOPER & w. Lydia, par. of John who m. Azubah (BILLINGS), res. Deer Isle, Me., 1767.  John, Sr., d. 15 Feb. 1817; Lydia d. Nov. 1805, both at Deer Isle. Who were John’s/Lydia’s par./fam., where b., m.?  Poss. in Mass.

    William G. Hooper, 50 Valleyfield St., Lexington, MA 02173       (339)


    HOWLAND - Seek par./anc. of Gilbert HOWLAND, who lived in Adams, Mass., 1790.  Who were his w. & her anc.?  Also seeking info on their son Benjamin who m. Arethusa.  What was her surname and who were her anc.?  They m. in Ontario Co., N.Y., ca. 1810-1814.

    Mrs. Marian B. Moore, 2018 Elizabeth Dr., Brownwood, TX 76801      (340)      -


    HUBBARD/BROWN/LEPPER -Seek anc. of Thomas J. HUBBARD (b. in - N.Y.C., ca. 23 Aug. 1790? or in Vt., 8 - Aug. 1790?) & his w. Nancy BROWN (b. in Herkimer Co., N.Y., ca. 1797), res. & bur. in Jefferson Co., N.Y.  Am desc. of their dau. Eliza M. LEPPER.

    Rich Kurlich III, 442 Aqueduct St., Akron, OH 44303      (341)


    HUDSON - Seek any info on Sarah HUDSON, b. 6 June 1785; d. 21 May 1872.  Bur. in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor, Me.  M. at Ware, Mass., 1807 Nathan PERRY, b. 1784; d. 1865.

    Margaret Cook Duncan, 174 Main St., Presque Isle, ME 04769      (342)


    JACKSON/GURNEY - Desire par. of Benjamin JACKSON & w. Hopestill ____.  She d. 27 Mar. 1795 (Halifax, Mass., V.R.); he d. before w.  Ch., all b. at Halifax, Mass.: Sarah b. 28 Feb. 1735, John, Deborah, Susannah, Hopestill, Hannah, Deborah, Rebeckah b. 16 Feb. 1755.  Hopestill JACKSON, b. 3 Feb. 1743; m. at Bridgewater 25 Apr. 1765 Micah GURNEY, b. at Bridgewater 22 - Feb. 1738/9.

    Richard S. Clark, M.D., P.O. Box 1026, Atlanta, TX 75551       (343)


    JOHNSON/FARNSWORTH - Seek par. Timothy JOHNSON, d. at Rutland, Vt., 1828; m. at Groton, Mass., 1773 Sarah FARNSWORTH. Farnsworth Genealogy says son of Daniel JOHNSON, b. 1735. Tombstone and Rev. War Pension places b. 1754.  Was Mary, m. Mathias Farnsworth, dau. George FARR & Elizabeth SOWERS, or George FARRAR & Ann WHITMORE.

    Kay Drum, 110 Avondale, E. Peoria, Ill. 61611      (344)


    JOHNSON/WEISSENBURG - Sir William JOHNSON, b. in Ireland 1715; d. in N.Y., 1774; Major General 1775, Superintendent of Indian Affairs in Mohawk Valley; m. Catherine WEISSENBURG. Following Catherine’s d., and d. of his mistress Caroline, he fathered eight ch. by Molly BRANT, sister of Chief Joseph BRANT.  Need data on William’s ch. by Molly BRANT.

    Michael F. Hurd, 54 Pheasant Dr., Portsmouth, RI 02871      (345)


    KING/ELLIS - Seek anc. Merrill (sp.?) KING (m. Lydia ).  Son Oliver, b. at Plymouth, N.H., or Mass., 1793; d. at Woodbury, Vt., 1872; m. 1821 Sarah ELLIS, dau. of Timothy.  Oliver’s ch. "cousins" of Arza, Asaph, Benjamin, Tamar, ch. of Asaph KING & Pamelia GOODELL, m. 1808, of Woodbury/Calais, Vt.

    Eleanor Angell, P.O. Box 4004, So. Burlington, VT 05401      (346)


    KNIGHTS/SCOTT/LOW - Seek proof William L. KNIGHTS who d. at Boston, 15 Sept. 1875, a Medford resident & son of Wentworth R. KNIGHT & Hannah LOW, was same person who m. at Boston, 31 May 1835 Catharine SCOTT.  Also was William b. in Nova Scotia and not Ireland, as per d. certificate.

    Gordon S. Carvill, 2480 W. 26th Ave., #111-B, Denver, CO 80211      (347)


    LEE - Need par. of Orlando Bridges LEE.  Obituaries say Colchester, Conn. B. ?-?-1823; d. at Westfield, Mass  3-12-1905, bur. at Yantic Cemetery, Norwich, Conn.  M. (2) at Norwich, Conn., 27 May 1857 Mary Elizabeth GASKILL.

    Robert C. Smith, 519 Quincy Shore Blvd., N. Quincy, MA 02171       (348)


    LEE/SHOEN - Seek anc. Charles LEE, b. ca. 1793, res. at Louisville, St. Lawrence Co., N.Y.; d. 1868; & w. Sally SHOEN, b. in N.H., ca. 1796.  Ch.: Melissa, Richard, Noah Warren, Anna, Harriett, Wealthy, Charles B.

    Jean M. Flynn, 3323 North 18th, Tacoma, WA 98406      (349)


    McNANEY - Seek info on Philip McNANEY, m. where, when Margaret ____.  Both b. in Ireland, ca. 1823.  Emigrated ca. 1838.  Who were her par.  Living in Ware, Mass., 1860 census.  Philip d. at Ware, Mass., 1883. Ch., b. in Mass., 1840-1860: Richard, Cecilia, Elizabeth, Charles, Patrick, Margaret, James, Phillip, Thomas.

    Marvin H. Vann, Ft. Valley Rt., Box 428, St. Davids Chr., VA 22652      (350)


    MAGINNIS/McGINNIS/BARNES/BARNETTE - Need par. of James MAGINNIS/McGINNIS, b. in Va. or what is now W. Va., 27 Apr. 1798; d in Adams Co., Wis., 16 Mar. 1883; m. in Belmont Co., Ohio, 24 Aug. 1818 Hannah Matilda BARNES or BARNETTE

    Betty M. Styer, 8911 Midnight Pass Rd. #114, Sarasota, FL 34242       (351)


    MITCHELL/DEVAUDREUIL/LOWE - Seek info about MITCHELL fam. Anna (AMESBURY) MITCHELL, b. at Gloucester, RI., 21 Jan. 1905; d. 19 Jan. 1979.  Par. Fred & Minnie MITCHELL. Br. Clifford m. Helen _____? 2 - ch.: Ernest & Howard. Anna m. (1) Archie DaVAUDREUIL; m. (2) Alfred LOWE. Anna had 5 ch.

    Evangeline A. Wilcox, P.O. Box 508, 30 Silver St., Norwich, NY 13815       (352)


    MORRILL/PIXLEY/CLARK - Need par. John C. MORRILL who m. at London, Middlesex Co., Ontario, Canada, 19 Dec. 1831 Mrs. Eleanor (PIXLEY) CLARK, dau. of Cooper PIXLEY.  Prob. bro. of Simeon, first mayor of village of London, and Henry, of Blanshard, Perth Co., Ontario, & Mary, spinster, living with Simeon in London in 1861.

    Betty M. Styer, 8911 Midnight Pass Rd. #114, Sarasota, FL 34242      (353)


    NELLES/KLOCK - Seek info on this family in Boston, Palatine, N.Y., and Mohawk Valley, N.Y.  Desc. from Wm. NELLES & Magdalena KLOCK.  M. into the SITTS, BALL, and FAIRCHILD families, 1700s-1850s.

    Ted Woods, 153 Lower Bench Rd., Penticton, BC V2A 1B1      (354)


    NICHOLS/EGGLESTON - David Nichols, b. ca. 1709-12, will d. 22 Apr. 1786, proved 6 May 1799, Hopkinton, RI., bought land 1752 Richmond, R.I., living Westerly 1736-37 when received land Stonington from father-in-law Joseph Eggleston (3).  David unproved line Robert (2), Thomas (1). Need David’s line.

    E. D. Witter, 1 Las Vegas Rd., Orinda, CA 94563      (355)


    PAGE/ALLEN - Diana PAGE, b. 19 April 1829; m. 9 Sept. 1848 Isaac ALLEN.  Ch.: Frank M. William, Susan. Diana (PAGE) ALLEN was grandmother to Frank G. ALLEN, ex-Governer Mass. 1925-1930. Need Diana’s par., gr.par., etc.

    E. G. Baldic, 61 Mariners Lane, Falmouth, MA 02540      (356)


    PERCY/BUSH - Seek anc./desc. James PERCY (ca. 1814-1861) of No. Burke, N.Y.  He first appears 1840 census with Norman PERCY (b. ca. 1819-23).  Were they sons of James PERCY (1830 census), hence grandsons of Ephraim PERCY (d. 1822)? James m. before 1840 Sarah A. BUSH (1819-1886); dau. Peter & Amy (SMITH) BUSH.  She removed to Holyoke, Mass., after his death.  Does anyone have Bible Record of Peter BUSH?  Ch.: Julia A., m. H. B. EVANS of W. Swanzey, N.H.; Elizabeth A., m. Joseph H. SMITH of Holyoke; Mary E., m. A. A. CURRY of Holyoke, later of Boston; Mattie (Martha) J., m. Frank PRAY of Springfield, Mass.; and George M. PERCY of Quincy, Mass.  Welcome info about PERCY or BUSH families of Lower Canada and Malone Co., N.Y.

    Michael Rudy, 110 Bleecker St., Apt. 10F, New York, NY 10012       (357)


    PIERCE/WILEY - Was Sarah PIERCE, b. at Providence, R.I., 1751; m. 1770 Edward COLE, dau. of Samuel PIERCE/PEARCE & Esther WILLEY?  If so, who were his par.?

    Dorothy O. Burge, 61234 Chikamin Dr., Bend, OR 97702      (358)



    RANDALL/WOOD - Seek anc. of John or Josiah RANDALL, b. at Lee, N.H., ca. 1785; d. unknown. W. Elizabeth (Betsy) (WOODS) RANDALL, b. at Eaton, N.H., 1788; d. at Boston, Mass., 24 Jan. 1873, bur. at Mt. Auburn.  Her par. were Henry & Alice WOOD/WOODS. John & Elizabeth RANDALL had 7 ch.: Henry, b. 2 Feb. 1807, d. 12 Sept. 1891, m. (1) Sara Ann RUGGLES; m. (2) Amelia FITCH; Otis Gray, b. 5 Mar. 1809; d. 5 May 1885; m. Abby Ann EDLAND; all bur. Forest Hills, Boston; Eliza A., b. 12 Aug. 1805, d. 28 Dec. -1900, m. William TRUMBULL, both bur. Mt. Auburn, Cambridge; Oscar Woods RANDALL, b. 1811, d. at Nacogdoches, Tex.; 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       (359)


    READ - Seek info on Joseph READ, d. in Sussex Co., N.J., 1792; m. Sarah SUTTON.

    Mrs. C. H. Ellis, 127 Aberdeen Ave., Dayton, OH 45419      (360)


    RICKARD/PIERCE - Seek par. Calvin RICKARD, b. in Mass., poss. Middleboro, 1768; m. (1) ____. Son Stillman, b. 1789.  M. (2) ca. 1790 Lois PIERCE, b. at Lakeville, Mass., 1772, dau. John PIERCE, Middleboro; res. Shutesbury, Mass., 1793. Ch.: Loring, Polly, Abigail, Israel, Nelson, b. in Mass., to Truxton, N.Y., 1806; George, b. 1812.

    Rev. Orville R. Chapman, CBZO H.P. 4728, Kinshasa 2, Republic of Zaire       (361)


    ROBESON/LAIN - Seeking info on  family and anc. of Thomas ROBESON, b. in Gettysburg area 1784, d. at Augusta, Yates Co., N.Y., 1828; m. at Augusta, Yates Co., N.Y., 1809 Hannah LAIN.  Also need info on Abram LAIN, father of Hannah, who came to Potter, N.Y., from N.J., in 1795.

    Mrs. Charles Dumbleton, 567 Perry Rd., Pavilion, NY 14525      (362)


    ROBINSON/SINCLEAR/RANSOM - Claghorn K. ROBINSON, b. in St. Lawrence Co., N.Y., 5 Nov. 1813 or 1815; d. at Ironton, Wis., 18 June 1862.  Res. at Wilson, Niagara Co., N.Y., where m. 14 July 1838 Louisa SINCLEAR. Who were his par.?  Grandson of Claghorn ROBINSON & Betsy RANSOM.  Desc. of John ROBINSON, pastor to Pilgrims.

    Mrs. Warren A. Cook, 1064 Fountain Pl., Escondido, CA 92026      (363)


    ROGERS/FOSTER - Seek par, of  Elizabeth ROGERS of Boxford, m. int. Andover, Mass., 27 Nov. 1719 Moses FOSTER.  Is she the Elizabeth, b. at Ipswich, Mass., 21 Feb. 1696/7, dau. of Daniel & Sarah (APPLETON) ROGERS?

    Sherry S. Marshall, 2605 Soapstone  Dr., Reston, VA 22091      (364)


    RUSSELL - Seek any info on Leonard RUSSELL, b. at Westmoreland, N.H., 6 Dec. 1781 or 9 Aug. 1781; d. at Mercer, Me., 15 Oct. 1821; m. Betsy EAMES, dau. of Ebenezer & Elizabeth (COOLIDGE) EAMES.

    Margaret  Cook Duncan, 174 Main St., Presque Isle, ME 04769      (365)


    SCRIGGINS/HAMMOND/COTTON - Need par. Sarah SCRIGGINS, m. at N. Yarmouth, Me., 5 July 1758 Benjamin HAMMOND.  He an Indian fighter who d. during an action at Fort Ticonderoga during Rev. War.  Need proof. Son Bela m. at New Gloucester, Me., 29 Nov. 1787 Ruth CO`TTON.  Need her par.  Lived at Auburn, Me., 1853.

    Mrs. Alice C. Grady, 396 Taylor Rd., Stow MA 01775      (366)


    SHERWOOD - Anc. of Josiah S SHERWOOD, who d. at Poughkeepsie N.Y., 12 Aug. 1832, leaving wid Sarah ), son James, & daus. Lovisa Adeline, & Mary.  He may have had a brother, Cyrus Sherwood.  Prob. lived at Washington, Dutchess Co., 1820, but prob. b. in Conn., by 1790.

    Douglas W. Cruger, 5 Crescent St., Portland, ME 04102      (367)


    SILSBY/MARSH/GEER/ALLYN/SKELTON - Seek par./info Susannah SILSBY, m. (2) at Preston, Conn., 18 Oct. 1713 Joseph2 GEER (1664-1743),  son of George GEER & Sarah ALLYN of New London & Groton, Conn. Ch., b. 1714-1724: James, Susannah, Joseph the 2nd, Silas, Ezra.  Were her par. Jonathan2 (Henry1) SIL1SBY & Bethiah M1ARSH, dau. of John & Susannah2 (SKELTON) MARSH?

    Ginger August, 32 Stetson Way, Princeton, NJ 08540      (368)


    SMITH/EASTMAN - Seek par, and proof of b. of Jonathan SMITH, b. at Deerfield, Mass., ca. 1789 (Rix, Eastman Family of America, p. 409); d. at Arkona, Ontario, Canada, 1859; m. (2) Thirzah EASTMAN. Believe his father was also Jonathan SMITH.

    Susan F. Werle, 6018 Chesbro Ave., San Jose, CA 95123      (369)


    SOUTHER - U.S. Census 1850 lists John SOUTHER at Newburyport, Mass., age 23, mariner, b. in N.H. W. Catherine, age 24, b. in Ireland.  Did John die in Mass., poss. between 1855 and June 1860?

    Caroline Coleman 1285 Clarkson #17, Denver, CO 80218       (370)


    STAPLES/MAKEPEACE - Seek info confirming m. of Joseph STAPLES & Anna MAKEPEACE of Taunton/Berkley, Mass., ca. 1710, who had dau Mary STAPLES, b. 1710, who m. Jonathan HOAR of Taunton 1731/2.

    Gordon Laverty, 4540 Mountain View Ave., Oakland, CA 94605      (371)


    STIMSON/STIMPSON/STEVENSON - Seek info on Levi STIMSON m. 10 Feb. 1820 Eliza PROCTOR. They had 2 sons Rev. Levi Burt, b. 31 Dec. 1824, and Joseph Proctor 1st, b. at Royalston, Mass., 30 Aug. 1827.  Levi was a blacksmith who appeared in Warwick, Mass., ca. 1800.  Who are his par, and where was he b.?

    Miss Elaine Worthing, 56 Ames Rd., Hanspden, MA 01036      (372)


    STUBBS/COOPER/SCOTT - Seek info on b., par., siblings of Zara STUBBS; m. in Marengo Co., Ala., 7 July 1845 Caroline Louise COOPER, b. in Sussex Co., Va., dau. of Joseph Wilmoth COOPER & Polly Blow SCOTT.  In 1840, 1850, & 1860 censuses Zara b. in S.C., 1810/1812.  Wit. deed Coweta Co., Ga., 24 Feb. 1832.  Could Zara be a nickname/poss. James, Wm.?

    Pat Rolfe, 86 Stone Mtn. Dr., Conroe, TX 77302               (373)


    TARBOX - Seek par., anc., & birthplace of siblings: Eben F., A. Eveline, Ida M., & Laura E. TARBOX, b. at Lynn, Mass., or vicinity, 1860-1870.  Suspect par. were Charles W. & Susan (GREENLEAF, HAWKINS) TARBOX.

    Richard C. Howland, 77 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Gloucester, MA 01930       (374)


    TAYLOR/CLAPP/PARTRIDGE/CHAMBERLAIN - Seek par., anc. of Sarah TAYLOR/THAYER?, d. at Walpole, Mass., 18 Feb. 1758; m. 11 Apr. 1715 Eleazer PARTRIDGE.  Also of Mary CLAPP “of Dedham,” b. 20 Mar. 1703; d. at Walpole 27 July 1725; m. at Boston, Mass., 22 Sept. 1720 Moses CHAMBERLAIN.

    Mrs. R. B. McElvein, 4612 Round Forest Circle, Mtn. Brook, AL 35213       (375)


    TEWKSBURY/PERRY - Ezekiel F. TEWKSBURY b. in N.H., 1806; m. (1) Charlotte ____.  Son John b. at Milford, Mass., 1828.  M. (2) Olive PERRY, b. in Mass., 1816.  Ch.: Submit, Charlotte, Olive, b. at Boscawen, N.H.  Others b. at Milford, Mass. Samuel F. m. 1859 Emma Mary TUCK. Sumner P. m. (1) A. COWLS, m. (2) 1870 Dora HARNISH.  Need Ezekiel’s par. & other info on vitals.

    Bettie Serfes, 46 Seneca St., Lowell, MA 01852               (376)


    THOMAS/DUNHAM - Desire par. & w. of John THOMAS.  His dau. Mary THOMAS, b. at Marshfield, Mass.; m. Nov. 1755 John DUNHAM.  Dau. Susannah m. 1755 Samuel DUNHAM; son John b. 30 Sept. 1727?  John DUNHAM, bp. at Plymouth, Mass., 4 Aug. 1726; d. at Carver, Mass., 30 Apr. 1814.

    Richard S. Clark, M.D., P.O. Box 1026, Atlanta, TX 75551      (377)


    THOMAS/PIPER/GILL - Seek par., birthplace, & birth date for both William THOMAS & Ann PIPER, who were m. at Acton, Mass., 20 Feb. 1779.  Believe Ann PIPER to be Ann (GILL) PIPER, wid. of  Philip PIPER, who d. at Acton, Mass., Oct. 1776.

    Abram M. Thomas, P.O. Box 73, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931      (378)



    TROW/DODGE/TRASK - Seek anc. Joseph TROW, b. at Beverly, Mass., 1740; d. at Mont Vernon, N.H., May 1833; m. at Beverly, May 1767 Martha DODGE, dau. of George. 13 ch., b. at Beverly/Mont Vernon, including George, Josiah, John, Hannah.  Was Joseph, son of Jposiah TROW & Experience TRASK m. at Beverly 1736?

    Eleanor Angell, P.O. Box 4004, So. Burlington, VT 05401      (379)


    TUCKER/GRIDLEY - Seek par., anc. of Betsey TUCKER, b. ca. 1787; d. 1823; m. at Boston, Mass., 30 Apr. 1807 William GRIDLEY.  Census records for their ch. state mother b. in Mass., N.H., and N.H. Poss, connection with MERRILL name since they named two sons Thomas Merrill GRIDLEY.  Any info write

    Mrs. Jean Condim. 1 Roads End, Dennis, MA 02638      (380)


    TURNER/BABCOCK - Joseph TURNER, b. ca. 1728 (tombstone), d. 30 Dec. 1786; m. Dorothy BABCOCK, dau. of Ebenezer & Mehitable (BURT) BABCOCK; res. at Mansfield, Conn. Ch.: - Stephen, Thomas, Dorothy, Elijah, Marcy, Asa, & Joseph.  Anc. needed.  Robert TURNER will of 1745 a clue?

    Mrs. E. S. Buffa, 906 Chautauqua Blvd., Pacific Palisades, CA 90272       (381)


    TYRRELL/TAYLOR - Need par., siblings, ch., Hezekiah TYRRELL, b. at N. Stratford, Conn., 2 July 1759; enlisted Rev. War from Conn.; m. at Broadalbin, N.Y., 1790 Betsey TAYLOR, b. in Conn.  Dau. Niles TAYLOR.  Known of 10 ch., b. in N.Y.: Gurshom, poss. Bennet or Benjamin, Barnard.

    Lucy Becker, R.R.#3, Box 245, Gloversville, NY 12078       (382)


    VICARY/MANY - Seek anc. Mary VICARY, b. ca. 1779; d. at Craigsville, Orange Co., N.Y.; m. at Philadelphia, Pa., 1795 Barnabas MANY.

    Marjorie A. Waller, P.O. Box 840, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568      (383)


    WADSWORTH/DAVENPORT -Seek info re fam. & anc. of Jonathan WADSWORTH & his w. Rebekah (DAVENPORT) WADSWORTH, par. of Sarah WADSWORTH KINGSLEY, 2nd w. of Isaiah KINGSLEY, the latter having m. poss. at Becket or Blandford, Mass., betw. 1777 and 1779. Jonathan & Rebekah had at least one other ch. Jonathan, Jr., b. 22 Sept. 1750 (Norwich Official Records 2:118). Jonathan, Sr., & Rebekah were both b. 1710-1715.  They were m. 1738-1745. Jonathan, Sr., also res. in Norwich, Conn., and Becket, Mass.  Rebekah also resided in Mendon, Mass.

    Mrs. E. A. Riemenschneider, 682 Mull Ave., #1C, Akron, OH 44313      (384)


    WARREN/KNAPP - Daniel WARREN, b. 1 Jan. 1774; d. 9 Apr. 1835; m. Susan KNAPP, b. 1 Jan. 1778; d. 22 Aug. 1835.  Need par, of Daniel.

    Mrs. D. Martin, 1529 Lipton St., Antioch, CA 94509       (385)


    WARREN/GOODRIDGE - Seek par. of both Elijah WARREN & Olive GOODRIDGE, m. at Biddeford, Me., Dec. 1808 Olive GOODRIDGE, d. at Biddeford, 17 May 1811.  Only issue: Clement J. WARREN, b. at Biddeford 27 June 1809; d. at Perry, Me., 28 Jan. 1883.

    Dee C. Brown, Jr., Box 4184, Readfield, ME 04355-4184      (386)


    WEBBER/HOBBS - Seek origins of Edward WEBBER & w. Patience HOBBS; m. at Ipswich, Mass., 1703. Ch., b. at Beverly, Mass.: Richard.

    Georgia Tamburro, 55 N.E. Village Squire Ave. #15, Gresham, OR 97030      (387)


    WEEKS/GILMORE - Seek b. details par., anc. of William WEEKS, mariner/shipmaster, b. in Mass., ca. 1772; m. at Philadelphia 1797 Mary GILMORE.  Ch.: Benjamin, b. 1798; Susan D., b. 1800; William Anthony, b. 1805. A Benjamin WEEKS (sometimes WICKES), also ship-toaster, Philadelphia ca. 1800-1810, could be a bro.

    F. J. Dallett, Box 6, Taconic, CT 06079       (388)


    WELLS/KIMBALL - Seek anc. Nathan WELLS, b. prob, in York Co., Me., ca. 1774; m. at Wells, Me., 28 Sept. 1798 Lucretia KIMBALL, bur. at Kennebunk, Me.  Ch.: Lucretia, Issachar, Martha, Samuel, Joanna, Nathan, Lydia.

    Jean Lynn, 3323 North 18th, Tacoma, WA 98406      (389)


    WESTOVER/SMOCK - Seek par. of Austin WESTOVER, b. in N.Y., 1810, lived in Cayuga Co., N.Y., prior to 1836; in Kalamazoo Co., Mich., 1836-1842; Racine Co., Wisc., 1842-1848; m. 11 Oct. 1838 Mary SMOCK (b. in N.Y., 1819) of town Brady, Kalamazoo Co.  Ch.: Alice b. 1840, Mary E. b. 1843, John b. 1844, Caroline b. 1849. In 1850 Mary WESTOVER in VanBuren Co., Mich., with ch. & John SMOCK, prob. her father, b. in N.J., 1788.  Who is father of this John SMOCK?

    Milton L. Westover, Rt. 2, Box 562-0-3, Abilene, TX 79601      (390)


    WHEELER - Seek anc. Joseph WHEELER, d. Apr. 1818 & w. Frances, d. 30 July 1806, fl. at Ferme?, N.Y., 18 18. Also desc. of son Levi WHEELER, b. 14 Apr. 1761, birth place unknown; d. at West Falls, N.Y., 23 Nov. 1837.

    Richard A. Henshaw, 854 Ashburn Rd Greenville, MS 38703      (Correction 105)


    WHITE/COOKE/WALTON - Martha WHITE, w. of Rev. Wm. COOKE (d. before 26 June 1615). Dau. Elizabeth (no dates) m. Rev. Wm. WALTON, ca. 1598 Winborne, St. Giles, Dorset - 1688? -Marblehead, Mass.). Need anything available.

    Gordon H. Tully, 5 Van Breemen Court, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043       (391)


    WHITE/LEONARD - Lydia WHITE,  d. 1663, w. of Thomas LEONARD, b. 1577, res, Taunton, Mass., area.  Anything on her WHITE line desired.

    Gordon H. Tully, 5 Van Breemen Court, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043      (392)


    WHITE/VARIAN - Rachael WHITE (13 Apr. 1735 Danbury, Conn. - 25 Feb. 1778 Danbury) m. 31 Oct. 1761-64 Joseph VARIAN.  She dau. Timothy.  Want more data on her par.

    Gordon H. Tully, 5 Van Breemen Court, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043      (393)


    WILCOX/GEER/HARRIS - Seek anc./siblings Anna “Amey” WILCOX, m. at No. Stonington, Conn., 29 July  205 1781 George4GEER (1752-1836), son of Joseph the 2nd & Martha (HARRIS) GEER. Ch., b. 1781-1809: Silas, Aaron, Thomas, Ezra, George Jr., Harris, Anna, Betsey, Jefferson, & twins Lucy & Lura.

    Ginger August, 32 Stetson Way, Princeton, NJ 08540      (394)


    WILCOX/MADISON - Seek anc. Isaac WILCOX & 2nd w. Freelove MADISON. Isaac b. 1785; d. at Auburn Center, Pa., 1857.  Freelove b. 1793; d. 21 Feb. 1806.  1st w. unknown; had 3 ch.: Lucinda, Emily, Catherine.  Isaac & Freelove had following ch.: Calvin, Ephraim, Calista, Polly, Amasa, Martha, Matilda, & Martm.

    Evangeline A. Wilcox, P.O. Box 508, 30 Silver St., Norwich, NY 13815      (395)


    WILLIAMS - Seek anc. & desc. of William WILLIAMS, living in Williamstown, Mass., between at least 1826 until at least 1860, father of Asa Appleton WILLIAMS, who d. at Camillus, N.Y., ca. 1842.  Said to be nephew of Col. Ephraim WILLIAMS, founder of Williams College.

    P.K. Cusack, P.O. Box 976, Dover, NH 03820       (396)


    WORTMAN - Seek info on family of William WORTMAN, b. 3 Feb. 1717; d. 5 Mar. 1765; m. 3 Feb. 1743 Margrett ____ b. 1 Apr. 1722, d. 14 July 1767.  Ch.: Andras, b. 19 Feb. 1744; David, b. 19 Feb. 1748; Martha, b. 5 Apr. 1750, d. Sept. 1753; Ida, b. 19 Dcc. 1752; Ana Mary, b. 21 Sept. 1755, m. ca. 1774 William GORDON; William, b. Feb. 1758. Family prob. in N.J.

    Russell Warner, 26 Rex Dr., Concord, NH 03301       (397)

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