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  • Queries Vol. 3 No. 5

    Published Date : October/November 1986

    ABBOTT/COOKE - Seek proof b., m., d., par., anc. of David James ABBOTT, drowned at Marcellus, N.Y., 18 August 1839; m. Sarah COOKE, b. in N.J./N.Y., 1796/7; d. at Marcellus 3 Jan. 1858. Ch.: Francis Cooke unm., James - N.C. ca. 1860, Ruth Ann m. John LYMAN, Rebecca Jane m. ____ GRIFFON, George Andrew m. Caroline VEEDER.

    Mysty McPherson, HCR 66 Box 159, Yellville, AR 72687      (398)


    R.G. Baldwin, 1200 Island Park Walk. Vancouver, B.C., V6H 3T4 Canada       (CORRECTION)


    ADAMS/KENDALL - Seek info on Martha (“Patty’) ADAMS, dau. of David & Martha ADAMS), m. 15 Dec. 1808 Amos KENDALL of Londonderry, N.H.  Who were David ADAMS’s par.? Were they connected to the York, Me., ADAMSes?

    Alberta Damon Cook, 6909 Ninth St., S., St. Petersburg, FL 33704      (399)


    ADKINS/ATKINS - Need desc. of Ashbel ADKINS/ATKINS, bp. Wolcott, Conn., 1785; d. Geneseo, N.Y., 1826.  Left wid. Sophia. Was she w. ____ COWLES of Southington?  If so, who were her par.? After leaving Wolcott, may have lived in Westfield, Mass.; was in 1810 Cattaraugus Co., N.Y., census; and in Genesee, Ontario Co., N.Y., 1820 census.  Did he have dau. Dency (Prudence?) Maria?

    Mrs. John Stanford, 10948 Glen Wilding Place, Bloomington, MN 55431      (400)


    ATKINSON/LYDE - Theodore ATKINSON, 1612-1701, prominent hatter of Boston, Mass., a founder of Third Church, m. (1) Abigail ____, (2) Mary Wheelwright LYDE.  He had, among others, the following sons: Nathaniel, b. 28 Nov. 1645; Eleazer, b. 27 Jan. 1649; Thomas, bp. 22 Oct. 1654; John (of Mary), b. 13 June 1672; and Theodore (of Mary), b. 28 Feb. 1673/4.  Seek wives and/or ch. of these sons.

    Theodore M. Atkinson, Star Route 70, Gt. Barrington, MA 01230      (401)


    BABCOCK/HORTON - Mary BABCOCK m. poss. at Milton, Mass., David HORTON, par. of Rachel HORTON, b. at Milton 2 Dec. 1706; m. Thomas WHITE.  Who were Mary BABCOCK’s par.?  Who were David HORTON’s par.?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207       (402)


    BLAIR/YOUNG - Seek anc. of Martha YOUNG, dau. of Wm. & Mary YOUNG, b. at Worcester, Mass., July 1750; m. 24 Nov. 1778 James BLAIR of Rutland, Mass.

    M.L. Young, 4200 Sunshine Rd., Miami, FL 33133      (403)


    BOUGHTON/BOUTON - Seek proof par./anc. Azer BOUGHTON, b. at Simsbury, Conn., 1761; d. at Cambridge, Washington Co., N.Y., 1848; m. at Boston, Mass., 1782 Elizabeth NICKERSON (Ebenezer5, Thomas4, William3-2-1) froin sources other than Bouton Boughton Family (1890).

    Mysty McPherson, HCR 66 Box 159, Yellville, AR 72687      (404)


    BREVOORT/BARBER/CHURCH/JENNE/STURGIS/PADDEN -Samuel BREVOORT, b. in Vt., 1795; d. in Chautauqua Co., N.Y., 1875; m. at West Haven, Vt., 1822 Huldah BARBER, b. in Vt., 1804; d. in Chautauqua Co., 1875. Silas CHURCH inn, at Grantham, N.H., 1791 Joanna JENNE. David STURGIS, b. in Conn., 1793; d. in Crawford Co., Pa., 1841; m. Elvira PADDEN, b. in Vt., 1803; d. Crawford Co., Pa., 1845. Need anc. of above.

    Maurine Brevoort Seely (Mrs. John R.), 160 E. 234 St., Carson, CA 90745      (405)


    BROWN - Seek par./anc./data on Hannah (a.k.a. Mary) BROWN, b. at Broadalbin, N.Y., 1772-1780; d. at Cuyler 1865; m. at German, ca. 1800 Isaac Pendleton RANDALL. Ch.: Alexander RANDALL.

    R. Colby Thompson, 33631 Windjammer, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677      (406)


    BROWN/CLARK/LEAVITT - Seek anc. of Lydia Ann BROWN, b. at Vassalboro, Me., 23 April 1822; d. at Augusta, Me., 6 Dec. 1890; dau. of George & Hannah (CLARK) BROWN of Vassalboro, granddau. of John BROWN, Vassalboro, b. 1770; m. Albert T. LEAVITT, son of Albert & Deborah Wheaton (BATES) LEAVITT. Grandson of Jacob 2nd & Rhoda (THAYER) LEAVITT & Samuel & Hannah (STETSON) BATES. Oral tradition claims Lydia Ann a Mayflower descendant.

    Wallace C. Leavitt, R.2, Box 129, Mound City, KS 66056       (407)


    BURBANK, Caleb/John Sr./John Jr. & dau. Mary, b. at Rowley, Essex Co., Mass., 24 June 1666; m. at Springfield, Hamden, Mass., 20 Mar. 1702 Wm. McCRANNEY.

    Mr. Norman B. Young, 6051 Sydney Dr., Huntington Beach, CA  92647      (408)


    BURR - Seek par, of Linus BURR, b. in Conn., ca. 1796; m. in Trumbull Co., Ohio, 21 Jan. 1822 Eunice FULLER; res. Portage, Trumbull & Troy Twp., Geauga Co., Ohio.

    Donald G. Armstrong, 13823 Taylorcrest, Houston, TX 77079      (409)


    COFFIN/MARSTON/DRAKE/CORSER - Seek par. & anc. of William COFFIN of Deerfield, N.H., who m. 1811 Nancy, dau. of Robey MARSTON & Hannah DRAKE of Deerfield.  William to Wisc. before 1840 to join son John & his w., Ann Eastman CORSER.  D. where? ca. 1870; Nancy d. where?

    Doris F. Liebrecht, 8687 Doves Fly Way, Laurel, MD 20707      (410)



    COLBY/HADDON/SARGENT/WATERMAN - Seek def. proof anc. Susannah, w. of Anthony COLBY.  Was she HADDON, SARGENT, WATERMAN?

    Shirley A. Danahy, 13136 Wood mont St., Poway, CA 92064       (411)


    COLCORD/EATON - Susannah COLCORD, b. at Kingston, N.H., 2 Apr. 1758; m. at Kingston 24 June 1792 Jabez EATON of Hawke, N.H.  When & where did they die?  Who was Jabez EATON?  Did they have issue?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207      (412)


    COLCORD/FRENCH - Elizabeth COLCORD, b. at Kingston, N.H., 25 Feb. 1738/9; m. at Kingston 23 Nov. 1758 Nathaniel FRENCH.  When & where did they die?  Their ch. were: Peter, Elizabeth, Mehitable, Susanna & Mary.  I have their dates & places of b. Want their m. & dates & places of d.

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207      (413)


    COLCORD/GRIFFIN - Mary COLCORD, b. at Kingston, N.H., 6 Feb. 1743/4; m. at Kingston 2 July 1761 Ebenezer GRIFFIN.  Their ch. Samuel, Elizabeth, Ebenezer & Mary.  When & where did Mary COLCORD & Ebenezer GRIFFIN die?  Who was Ebenezer GRIFFIN?  Who did their ch. marry? When & where did they die?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207       (414)


    COLCORD/JAMES - Anna COLCORD, b. poss. at Newmarket, N.H., m. at Hampton, N.H., 30 Sept. 1736 Benjamin JAMES, poss. that one b. at Hampton, N.H., 27 Apr. 1712, son of Benjamin2& Susanna (SMITH) JAMES.  They are said to have moved to Kingston, N.H., but they are not in the records there.  Who was Anna COLCORD?  Is this the correct Benjamin JAMES? Did they have issue?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207       (415)


    COLCORD, Jonathan, b. at Newmarket, N. H., ca. 1715; d. at Newmarket, N. H., ca. 1792; said to have m. (1) Sarah BURLEIGH; certainly m. by 1750 Jerusha ____. Did he m. Sarah BURLEIGH?  Jerusha d. at Nottingham, N. H., Dec. 1800. Who was she? Was she surnamed WILSON?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arl ington, VA 22207      (416)


    COLE/HARVEY - Seek anc. Silence COLE, b. ca. 1751, who m. at Taunton, 3 Dec. 1767 David HARVEY, Jr.  She d. 3 Sept. 1830.

    Charley Carpenter, P.O. Box 22765, Billings, MT 59104      (417)


    CONDON/HANEY/HENNEY/HAINEY/HENEY - Who were the par, of Rachel B. CONDON, b. at Castine, Me., ca. 1806?  She m. at Penobscot, Me., 28 Nov. 1829 William HANEY.  He was b. ca. 1804 in Penobscot. Was William HANEY’s father Archibald HANEY/HENNEY/HAINEY/ HENEY or Archibald HANEY, Jr., or 7??

    Sioux L. Stoeckle, Dept. 355-SH1O, P.O. Box 2515, Seal Beach, CA 90740      (418)


    COOKE/MILLER/BRIANT/SERING/ALLEN - Why did these Kingston, Mass., men move? Jacob COOKE, b. 16 June 1691; m. 3 Apr. 1716 Lidea MILLER.  Adm. estate 1777 Mendham, N.J., his son Solomon COOKE, bp. 13 Nov. 1743; m. 3 May 1763 Sarah ALLEN (SERLING), d. 1776.

    Mysty McPherson, HCR 66 Box 159, Yellville, AR 72687      (419)


    DAILY/DAILEY/BENNETT - Seek anc. info, on Ziba (BENNETT) DAILY, b. at Northmorland, Luzerne Co., Pa., 12 Sept. 1830; par. John & Mary (7); m. I Aug. 1855 Jane Catherine VARGASON, dau. of Moses & Jemima VARGASON originally from Bradford Co., Pa.

    Jane K. Bauer, 36618 Cedar Hills Dr., Pleasant Hill, OR 97455       (420)


    DAVIS/HALL - Seek anc. of Thaddeus DAVIS, loyalist, b. in Fairfield Co., Conn., 1735 (?), & w. Deborah HALL. Ch. b. at Redding.  Later res. near Albany, N.Y., still later in Ontario.  Has anyone advanced beyond Crane’s Boston Evening Transcript queries of 1917-28 re DAVIS?

    Larry A. Jones, 1621 4th Ave., N., Seattle, WA 98109      (421)


    DOLLOFF/HOWE/PARKER -David4(Richard3-2, Christian1), b. at Errdl, Coos Co., N.H., 12 Feb. 1795; d. ?; m. 28 Aug. 1822 Almira HOWE, b. 24 July 1800; d. ?.  Their dau. Emma HOWE DOLLOFF, b. at?, Me., 1 Dec. 1829; d. at Courtland, Kans., 1 Dec. 1895; m. Chase Elden PARKER.

    Joanne Sterrett, 408 E. 66 Tern., Kansas City, MO 64131      (422)


    DUNHAM/FULTON - Seek info, on Caleb DUNHAM, Sr., b. in Mass., 27 Sept. 1760; d. near Orwell, Vt., when?  Seek par. & lineage of Herbert FULTON, b. in Ind. or Ohio, when?; m. 1906/7 Anna GROENING; d. where? 1907.

    Norwood M. Dunham, 13747 J. Dr. N., Battle Creek, MI 49017      (423)


    EMERSON/HOSELTINE - John EMERSON, b. at Haverhill, Mass., 17 Oct. 1741/2; m. 17 Apr. 1764 Ann HOSELTINE.  He d. at Haverhill 2 Oct. 1807.  Seek any info. re Rev. War military or patriotic service.

    Mrs. Lorin S. Scott, 2360 Congress Ave., Clearwater, FL 33519      (424)


    FLETCHER/PHILLIPS/SPEED -Seek identity following Prospect, Me., families: Thomas & Mercy FLETCHER, son John’s w., Nancy PHILLIPS (m. 5 Oct. 1801); John’s dau. Susanna FLETCHER, m. 5 Dec. 1822 George W. SPEED. (See Prospect VR.)  Believe George related to Newcastle, Me., SPEEDS who left Stratham, N.H., late 1700s.  George b. 21 Mar. 1794; d. 21 Apr. 1793 (Belfast V.R.).

    Muriel Dyer Martin, 801 Lake Vermillion Ct., Slidell, LA  70461      (425)


    FOLSOM/MUNSON - Seek par. & anc. of Elizabeth FOLSOM, b. ca. 1781; d. ca. 1866; m. at Pownal, Vt., 12 Nov. 1801 John Clarke MUNSON, b. July 1774; d. in Erie Co., Pa., 1858; son of Timothy & Sarah (BISHOP) MUNSON of New Haven & New Milford, Conn., & Pownal, Vt.

    Mrs. Virginia B. Couin, 6800 Capstan Dr., Annandale, VA 22003       (426)


    FRENCH/WHITCOMB - John FRENCH, b. at Woburn, Mass., or Hollis, N.H.?, 27 May 1727; d. at Dublin, N.H., Apr. 1808; m. at Bolton, Mass., Aug. 1749 Mary WHITCOMB. Who were his par.?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA  22207      (427)


    FULTON/THOMPSON/TAYLOR/SQUIRES - Seek par., desc., P. Jefferson FULTON, d. at Fletcher, Vt., Sept. 1855; m. Sarah THOMPSON. Ch.: Robert m. Cordelia TAYLOR; Helen m. SQUIRES; Horatio m. Lucretia TAYLOR.

    Jean M. Whiting, 41 Skilllogs Rd., Cumberland, ME 04021       (428)


    GALLION/TROUTMAN - What is anc. of Gilbert Thomas GALLION, b. at Concord, Mass., 1839. Par.? James Gallion, Margaret S. Troutman.

    Karen Riedl, 25 East Side, Lawrence, MA  01841      (429)


    GEER/GEAR/GERE/GEERE/GEARY/etc. - The GEER Family Assoc. (soon to be Inc.) currently soliciting genealogical materials on GEER anc., all spellings, for update of 1923 Geer Family by Walter Geer. GEER queries published free in bi/triannual newsletter.  Send FGS’s and SASE.  Intent is to publish all descendants of all GEERS.

    Ginger August, 32 Stetson Way, Princeton, NJ 08540       (430)


    GOOKIN/KER - $75 REWARD for 1st doc. proof of Nathaniel GOOKIN (1742-1825), Newburyport 1766, Boscawen, N.H., 1776. (Boston Evening Transcript 42890, 16 Oct. 1912 excluded.)  Same first doc. proof names w., ch. Daniel GOOKIN (1720-1752), Boston after 1739.  Also seek loc. genealogical papers Wellington (GOOKIN) KER, b. 1851.

    R. N. Gookins, 2838 Evergreen, NE, Salem, OR 97303       (431)


    GORTON/CRAFT - Seek more par./ anc. data on Wanton GORTON II & Naomi (Betsy) CRAFT, m. at German, N.Y., 2 Jan. 1821.  Son of StephenGORTON, b. at Bridgewater, N.Y., 26 May 1796, & ____ TRASK.  Naomi b. at Mayfield, N.Y., 12 Apr. 1800.

    R. Colby Thompson, 33631 Windjammer Dr., Laguna Niguel, CA 92677       (432)


    GRANEY/CARR/McDONALD -Seek par./anc./desc. Peter GRANEY, b. in London ca. 1842, poss. while Irish par. on vacation, m. Mary (Sarah) CARR. Ch.: Thomas, b. in N.Y.C., 1875; Alice, b. in N.Y.C., 1880; Martin, b. in N.Y.C., 1888. Martin m. Kathleen McDonald. Ch.: Martin, b. in N.Y.C., 1918; Eugene, b. poss. 1920. Any info on this family welcomed.

    Michael John Graney, 4412 Elmhurst, Royal Oak, MI 48073       (433)



    GRAY/LUCAS - Charles Edwin GRAY m. at Canaan, Vt., 25 Dec. 1876 Sarah Howe LUCAS.  Who are his par. and where in Mass. was he b. on 4 July 1852?

    Mrs. Lee Gray, 3410 Westridge Dr., Orange, CA 92667      (434)


    GREEN/KIPP/SHELDON/HILSINER/SIMMONS - Seeking info on par. & anc. of Thomas GREEN, b. 4 Sept. 1779; d. 20 Nov. 1868; & w. Anna KIPP, b. 18 Jan, 1784; d. in Schoharie Co., N.Y., 20 Jan. 1867.  Ch.: Thurston, Richard, Zacheus, William, Henry, John, Thomas, Joseph, Mary (m. Norman SHELDON), Sarah “Sallie” (m. Luther HILSINER), Anna (m. David SIMMONS). Poss. migrated from Albany Co., N.Y.

    Kathie Campbell, 5524 30th St., NW., Washington, DC 20015       (435)


    HALL/STOCKWELL - Seek par., anc. Newell HALL, b. ca. 1788; m. at Sutton, Mass., 9 Apr. 1809 Sophia STOCKWELL.  Newell HALL d. at Smithfield, N.Y., 1861.  His father was Mass. farmer, Rev, soldier, had 5 ch., and d. at age 70.

    Thomas R. Hall, 2430 Prospect St., #208, Berkeley, CA 94704       (436)


    HARRIS/JACOBS - Seek anc. of Elisha HARRIS, lived at Salisbury, Conn., & w. Jane JACOBS.  Dau. Lucy Jane, b. 7 Oct. 1810; d. 24 Aug. 1851; m. at Wolcott, N.Y., 1827 Bezaliel F. CLEVELAND.

    Mrs. Nancy Hastie, 4678 Sherwood Dr., Indian River, MI 49749      (437)


    HAVEN/MOHLER - Seek par, of William HAVEN, b. ca. 1812; m. Helen MAR (b. ca. 1817; d. 11 Jan. 1893). Ch.: William, Helen, Curtis, Charles (m. 1869 Elsie MOHLER), George, Francis, poss. others. Was printer in Pittsburgh, Pa.  Also seeking info on MOHLER line of Pittsburgh, Henry & son Simon, fl. 1700s.

    Carolyn I. Shaw, 229 S. Second St., Lake Wales, FL 33853      (438)


    HENRY/YOUNG - Seek anc. Susannah YOUNG, dau. of Wm. & Jean Foster YOUNG, b. at Worcester, Mass., Oct. 1741; m. Mar. 1765 Robert HENRY of Leicester.

    M. L. Young, 4200 Sunshine Rd., Miami, FL 33133      (439)


    HIMES/DAVIS - w. Mary DAVIS, who m. at Berkshire, Vt., 2 Feb. 1834.  Recorded West Berkshire.  He res, at Lincoln, Addison Co., 1850, with no w.  Moved to Warren Co., N.Y., ca. 1872.  Where & when did Mary & Amos die?

    Hazel A. Beals, 2715 SE 3rd St., Corvallis, OR 97333      (440)


    HODGE - Seeking anc. of Mary HODGE, b. at or near Bennington, Vt., 16 Sept. 1767; d. at Rensselaerville, N.Y., 14 May 1838; m. 1 Feb. 1789 Russel HUMPHREY, son of Thomas & Elisabeth (HOPKINS) HUMPHREY of Simsbury, Conn.

    Kathie Campbell, 5524 30th St. N.W., Washington, DC  20015       (441)


    HOWE/YOUNG - Seek anc. Mary YOUNG, dau. of Wm. & Mary YOUNG, b. at Worcester, Mass.; m. 21 Dec. 1773 Ezekiel HOWE, Jr.

    M.L. Young, 4200 Sunshine Rd., Miami, FL 33133       (442)


    JEWELL/SMITH - Seek info/par./ anc. of Sargent JEWELL, b. poss. Me., 11 Mar. 1815; m. Rachel SMITH, b. poss. Saratoga Co., N.Y., 12 Mar. 1852; m. 1840 or before. Moved to Outagamie Co., Wis., 1855.  Ch.: James, b. in N.Y., 1842; Mary, b. in Vt., 1852; Martha, b. in Vt., 1854.

    Joyce Allen Canm. Box 367, Blanchard, OK 73010       (443)


    LAWRENCE/BLACKWELL - Hanna LAWRENCE, bp. Trinity parish church, N.Y.C., N.Y., 1 June 1783; m. at N.Y.C. Trinity parish, 30 Apr. 1803 Jacob BLACKWELL, b. 23 July 1787; d. 27 July 1861. Her par. listed as Thomas & Elinor LAWRENCE.  Desire info on Thomas & Elinor LAWRENCE & their par.

    Richard S. Clark, M.D., 1401 Cherokee Trail, Atlanta, TX 75551       (444)


    LEE/MILLS/MILLARD - Seek anc. of Joseph LEE, m. at Dedham, Mass., June 1760 Jeminsa MILLS, dau. of Jonathan & Joanna MILLS.  Was he son of Richard LEE & Experience MILLARD, b. at Rehoboth, Mass., 12 Aug. 1730?

    Edmund W. Haskins, 8212 Hawthorne Rd., Bethesda, MD 20817      (445)


    McCRANNEY/BURBANK - Seek anc. Wm. MCCRANEY, m. at Springfield/ Hampden, Mass., 20 Mar. 1702 Mary BURBANK. M. (1) Margaret RILEY, d. at Springfield, 25 Oct. 1725.

    Mr. Norman B. Young, 6051 Sydney Dr., Huntington Beach, CA 92647       (446)


    McEWING/TEMPLE - Wish correspondence with desc. of Daniel McEWING, b. 1825; m. at Stiles, Wis., 5 Mar. 1856 Elizabeth TEMPLE, b. 1829.  Ch.: James H., b. 1858; John, b. 1860; Franklin, b. 1862; Emma J., b. 1864; & Mary, b. 1867.

    Jean M. Whiting, 41 Skillings Rd., Cumberland, ME 04021       (447)


    McPHERSON/GAUTIER - Seek proof par./anc. first w./ch. William Charles McPHERSON, b. at Baltimore, Md., 4 Sept. 1825; d. at Philadelphia, Pa., 6 Apr. 1894; m. (2) at Philadelphia July 1851 Mary Melissa GAUTIER.  Was superintendent during construction New City Hall, Philadelphia 1874-1894.

    Mysty McPherson, HCR 66 Box 159, Yellville, AR 72687      (448)


    MELANSON - Establishing a clearing house for the Melanson/con surname.  Please submit your family group sheets or marriages.  Need all areas, U.S., Canada, France. Queries $1.00 each.

    Alfred E. Melanson, P.O. Box 997, Colfax, CA 95713-0997      (449)


    MILLS/THORNTON - Seek surname & par. of Joanna who m. ca. 1738 Jonathan MILLS of Needham, Mass.  Was she a THORNTON of Glocester, RI., poss. dau. of William?

    Edmund W. Haskins, 8212 Hawthorne Rd., Bethesda, MD 20817      (450)


    MOODY/BROWN - Jacob Smith MOODY, b. prob. in N.H., 1787; d. at N. Elba, N.Y., 1862; m. at Keene, N.Y., 1806 Sarah BROWN; b. 1788; first settlers Saranac Lake, N.Y. Was he the son of Richard & Dorothy (SMITH) MOODY of N.H.?  Need data on par. & anc. of both.

    Marguerite (Fleury) Kernaghan, 511 La Escena Dr., Bellvue, CO 80512       (451)


    PARKER/MANN/STARRETT -Betsey PARKER m. in Mass. Alexander MANN.  Ch. Elizabeth, b. in Mass., 10 Apr. 1823. Elizabeth moved to Ohio ca. 1841; m. at Sidney, Ohio, 30 ian. 1845 Charles STARRETT. Capt. John PARKER her grandfather.  Seek par. of Betsey PARKER & Alexander MANN.  Other ch.?

    Robert L. Post, 2206 So. 82nd East Ave., Tulsa, OK 74129       (452)


    PARKER/CHENEY - Seek anc. of William PARKER, b. 1762; d. at Groton, Mass., 9 ian. 1833; inn, at Groton 26 Oct. 1784 Susanna CHENEY.

    Mrs. Nancy Hastie, 4678 Sherwood Dr., Indian River, MI 49749      (453)


    PATCH/AVERILL/AVERY - Seek anc. of Asa PATCH & w. Elizabeth AVERILL/AVERY.  Son David b. at Westfield, Mass., 1783; d. at Lowell, Mass., 25 Sept, 1839; m. ca. 1804 Susannah PARKER.

    Mrs. Nancy Hastie, 4678 Sherwood Dr., Indian River, MI       49749      (454)


    PEARCY/WARFORD/OSBORN - Need par. of George PEARCY, b. East Tenn., 22 Nov. 1779; m. 20 Aug. 1801 Sally WARFORD. Settled in Putnam Co., Monroe Twp., Ind., 1822. She d. 18 Sept. 1825 after 12 ch.  He m. (2) Elizabeth OSBORN. 6 ch.  He d. 19 May 1848.  Served in legislature. Assoc. judge at time of death.

    John Hutchins, 495 EdgeIl Rd., Framingham, MA 01701       (455)

    PHILLIPS/CARPENTER/CHASE -Seeking anc. Serepta E. PHILLIPS, b. ca. 1813; m. at Taunton 10 Nov. 1831 Thomas Kent CARPENTER.  Poss. m. (2) Silas T. CHASE.

    Charley Carpenter, P.O. Box 22765, Billings, MT 59104      (456)


    PIERCE/SLAYTON - Seek info relationship of Pres. Franklin PIERCE, b. at Hillsborough, N.H., 23 Nov. 1804, to my descs. Gardner PIERCE, b. at Nunda, N.Y., 28 May 1821, & Roswell SLAYTON, b. at Brookfield, Mass., 5 Aug. 1776; m. (2) ca. p055. in N.Y., 1804 Martha PIERCE, b. 15 July 1787; d. at Pavillion, N.Y., 14 Aug. 1827. 10 ch.

    Harriet S. Dusenberry, 1304 Holly Dr., Bozeman, MT 59715      (457)


    PITCHER/SMITH/LYON - Seek info on the ch. of Elijah PITCHER, Sr., b. at Canton, Mass., 3 May 1726, son of Edward & Jane (LYON). He m. Ca, 1747 Sarah Tabitha SMITH. They had 4 ch., bp. at Norwich, Conn.  Removed to Westfield, Mass.  Need anc., vitals for Sarah, and particularly info on their son David PITCHER, served Am. Rev, 1775 from Westfield, Mass.

    Leo Anders Riggs, 8117 Mullen Rd., Lenexa, KS 66215       (458)



    PREBLE/JUNKINS/MOULTON - Edward PREBLE of Cape Neddick, Me., b. ca. 1753; m. at York, Me., 1779 Sussana JUNKINS; son of Ebenezer & Martha (MOULTON) PREBLE.  Seek b. date & place of Edward & his ch., md. Jedediah, b. ca. 1780; George, living York 1850; John living Penobscot Co., 1850; & Sally, m. Jedediah PREBLE.

    Col. C. E. Preble, Jr., 8027 Garlot Dr., Annandale, VA 22003      (459)


    PRESTON/NASH/ARMSTRONG/BOICE/KITTLE/ANDRUS/LOSEE/WILSON/PHILLIPS - Seek info inc Thompson PRESTON, b. in N.Y., 1798; d. at Altona, Knox, Ill., 1858; m. (1) at Cherry Valley, Otsego, N.Y., 1813 Rhoda NASH; m. (2) Elener?, b. in N.J., 1797; d. at Altona, Knox, Ill., 1856. Ch.: Alfred, b. in Conn., 1816, m. (2) Mary ARMSTRONG; William Henry, b. at Freehold, Monmouth, N.J., 1825, m. Martha BOICE; Henry, Ill., 1857; Edgar, b. in N.J., 1830; m. (1) at Knox, Ill., 1857 Mary KITTLE, (2) at Whiteside, Ill., 1875 Sarah ANDRUS; Jacob, b. in N.J., 1833, d. at Chariton, Lucas, Iowa, 1905; Peter R., b. in N.J., 1836; m. at Knox, Ill., 1864 Julia LOSEE; John B., b. in N.J., 1840, m. 1861 Martha A.; Mary Anor, b. in N.J., 1838, m. at Knox Coryden WILSON; Hannah, b. in N.J., 1837, m. at Pike, III., William M. PHILLIPS.

    Richard P. Lindley, 84411 Melrose Place, Los Angeles, CA 90069       (460)


    REID - Seek info re b. place/date & par. of Martha Melissa REID.  Believe b. in N.Y. state ca. 1837, son of Alexander REID of Schomberg.

    Mrs. Perry Thompson, 25 Old Plain St., Marshfield, MA 02050      (461)


    REMINGTON/MILLS - Seek anc. of Jabez REMINGTON who m. at Norfolk, Conn., 27 Apr. 1773 Penelope MILLS.  They lived at Auburn and Brutus Twp., Cayuga Co., N.Y.

    Mrs. Nancy Hastie, 4678 Sherwood Dr., Indian River, MI 49749      (462)


    RICHEY/RICKEY/BUTLER - Wish Correspondence with descendants of Alexander RICHEY/ RICKEY & w., Isabel (BUTLER?).  Lived at Harsey, St. Croix Co., Wis., ca. 1850-1860.  Formerly of Vt.

    Jean M. Whiting, 41 Skillings Rd., Cumberland, ME 04021      (463)


    ROBBINS/FLETCHER/DILL/MAXWELL - Need proof Elizabeth ROBBINS m. at Grafton, Mass., ca. 1731 Eleazer FLETCHER, dau. Robert ROBBINS & Mary DILL; need proof this Robert ROBBINS was son of Robert ROBBINS & Mary MAXWELL of Concord, Mass., & par. of Robert & Mary (MAXWELL) ROBBINS.

    Joan S. Guilford, 2710 E. Adams Ave., Orange, CA 92667      (464)


    ST. AMANT/DOUGLAS - Any info welcome concerning George ST. AMANT, poss. of Auburndale, Mass., & his w. ____ DOUGLAS.  He was a cotton broker in Boston.  They both d. ca. 1930s

    Charley Carpenter, P.O. Box 22765, Billings, MT 59104      (465)


    SANDOE/SANDO/SANDEAU/SANDAU/SANTEAU/SANTO etc. - Seek anc./desc. of J. Jacob SANDOE (Jacques SANTEAU), early French Huguenot settler of Lancaster Co., Pa. (1751).  Legend claims Alsade, near Strasbourg, origins.  Need emigration/immigration data.  Wish communication with interested parties.

    Nancy Sandoe, P.O. Box 633, Acworth, NH 03601       (466)


    SHOLES/HAMMOND/GRAVES -Seek anc. of John SHOLES, b. in Hampshire Co., Mass., 1782; m. at Plymouth, Chenango Co., N.Y., 1 Apr. 1806 Phebe HAMMOND, also Mass.  Father may be Joseph SHOLES.  Dau. b. in N.Y., 1818 Norman GRAVES.

    Mr. Norman B. Young, 6051 Sydney Dr., Huntington Beach, CA 92647      (467)


    SKINNER - Seek par, of Perry Zuinless SKINNER, b. in Essex Co., N.Y., 27 July 1820; d. in Eaton Co., Mich., 21 Apr. 1895; m. at Jackson, Mich., 16 July 1840 Betsey MAXSON.  Ch. Adell, Velorice, Amanda, Glespia, Homer, Alice, Lauren, Varien.  He was an ordained Free Will Baptist minister. $100 REWARD for first documentation.

    Wade C. Wightman, 7202 N. Chipman, Henderson, MI 48841       (468)


    SMITH/DICKINSON - Seek par, of Louisa (Loiza) Delia SMITH, b. in Conn.?, 21 Apr. 1801; d. at Cherry Valley, Otsego Co., N.Y.; m. at Haddam, Conn., 13 June 1821 Amos DICKINSON, son of John & Mary (ELY) DICKINSON

    Edward P. Ward, P.O. Box 217, Sonoma, CA 95476      (469)


    SMITH/WHITING - William Sistare SMITH, Quaker, son of Stephen & Ann SMITH of E. Hoosack [now Adams] Berkshire Co., Mass., disowned by Farmington, N.Y. Meeting for “marrying out.” 1810 (where?) to Polly WHITING.  Goodwin’s Genealogical Notes.., p. 340, mentions m., not place.  Are Goodwin’s original memoranda available for research? Where?

    Mrs. Harold L. Adams, 1427 No. 1000 E., Shelley, ID       83274      (470)


    STEVENS/STEPHENS/VANDERWERKEN - Seek info on par. & family of Joseph STEVENS, b. in N.Y. state, ca. 1817; d. in Waupaca Co., Wis., 1891; m. Charlotte VANDERWERKEN, res. in Steuben Co., N.Y.  Both par. b. in Conn.  Father poss. Alfred STEVENS (or STEPHENS), b. 1787, res. in Tomkins Co., N.Y.; d. in Steuben Co., N.Y., 1845.

    William G. Benjey, 1829 Parkside Dr., Anchorage, AK 99501       (471)


    STILLMAN/MORGAN - Seek par. of Rev. Samuel STILLMAN, b. in Philadelphia, Pa., 27 Feb. 1737; and m. 22 May 1759 Hannah MORGAN of Philadelphia.  Rev. STILLMAN was the minister of the First Baptist Church, Boston, Mass., from 1765 to 1807.  His mother’s name was probably Mary.

    Edward E. Gray, 104 Banbury Dr., Windsor Hills, Wilm ington, DE 19803      (472)


    SWAN/SHAFFNER - Need info on Aaron B. SWAN, 1840 census, Lenox,  269 Mass. 1850 census Aaron D. SWAN, 37; Harriet (Moore?) SWAN, 27.  Ch.: Lucin da, 13; Hiram, 11; Charles, 9; George M., 7; Henry B., 3; Homer 12, of Cheshire, Mass.  Also anyone researching SHAFFNER, please contact me.

    Mrs. G.S. Bailey, P.O. Box 176, Wallingford, VT 05773       (473)


    TAGGART/SHERMAN/CLARK -Seek anc. of Henry TAGGART, m. at Tiverton, RI., 10 July 1733 Mary SHERMAN.  Also seek anc. of Mary CLARK who m. at Newport, RI., 26 Jan. 1755 William TAGGART.

    Marian E. Ovington, 1361 Sugar Plum Dr., Boca Raton, FL 33432       (474)


    THOMAS/PIERCE - Seek anc, of my g.-g.-g.-grandfather Paul THOMAS, b. in Vt., 22 Oct. 1779 or 1781; d. at Penfield, N.Y., 1853; m. at Penfield 1808 Mary PIERCE; appears in 1810 Census with five ch. (?) Where was he b. in Vt.?  Desire any info on a first m.

    Barbara K. Tuck, 28 Ruhlig Court, Saginaw, MI 48602       (475)


    TURNER/VAN ATTER/BLOOD -Need par. John I. TURNER, b. in N.Y.; d. before 1850 Census. Also need par. of w. Margaret VAN ATTER, b. in N.Y., 5 Feb. 1788; d. at Victor, Clinton Co., Mich., 20 Nov. 1861.  Dau, Susan TURNER, b. in N.Y., 14 Jan. 1815; m. in N.Y. 1831/2 Daniel Hartwell BLOOD

    Sara Stanfield Stuart, 14538 Horseshoe Dr., Saratoga, CA 95070      (476)


    TWITCHELL/GORGAS/RITTENHOUSE/BAKER - Seek records from all TWITCHELLs (TWICHELL, TWITCHEL, etc.) to update Ralph Emerson Twitchell’s Genealogy of the Twitchell Family (1929).  Also all GORGASes for 17th century origins and/or relationship to John GORGAS, d. 1741; m. in Pa., Sophia RITTENHOUSE.  Also par. of Reuben BAKER, b. at Plainfield, Conn., ca. 1784; m. 1804 Eunice COREY.

    Henry D. Twitchell, Jr., 4 Hawthorne Rd., Win chester, MA 01890      (477)


    UTTER/POOLER - Need names/dates/anc. on these women who m. UTTER men: wid. Elizabeth m. 1659 Nicholas UTTER “of Kingston, Westerly, RI., & Stonington, Conn.”; m. (3) Elizabeth POOLER, m. 1731 John3 (Thomas2, Nicholas1) U1TTER “of Westerly, RI.”

    Ginger August, 32 Stetson Way, Princeton, NJ 08540-7310       (478)


    WALDEN/BIGSBY/BIXBY/BIXBEY - Seeking and. Lydia M. WALDEN, b. in Vt., 1813; m. in Otsego Co., N.Y., 1832 Peter BIGSBY/BIXBY; d. in Cortland Co., N.Y., 29 Aug. 1884, lived early childhood in Chenango Co., N.Y.  Seeking and, of Peter BIGSBY/BIXBY of Delaware Co., N.Y.; m. in Otsego Co., N.Y.; d. in Cortland Co., N.Y., 25 Feb. 1892.

    Nancy E. H. Bowman, RD2, Chapin Vlg., Canandaigua, NY 14424      (479)



    WALES/CLIFTON - Elijah WALES m. 3 Sept. 1826 Sarah CLIFTON.  Dau. Sarah b. 5 Aug. 1827. Elijah d. Aug. 1828, age 27.  Son Elijah b. 6 May 1829. Sarah (CLIFTON) WALES calling herself Grandmother Elizabeth WALES, 11. 1859.  All events Dorchester, Mass.  Need info on the par.

    Mrs. George S. Bailey, P.O. Box 176, Wallingford, VT 05773      (480)


    WARD/BOYD - Hugh WARD, b. in Ireland ca. 1828; d. at Allegheny, Pa., 3 Feb. 1885; m. at N.Y.C., 1 Jan. 1852 Eliza BOYD; d. at Allegheny 15 Aug. 1859.  Who was Hugh’s second w. & mother of George S. WARD, b. 1 Jan. 1868?

    Edward P. Ward, P.O. Box 217, Sonoma, CA 95476      (481)


    WEEKS - Seek w. & ch. of Samuel WEEKS, b. 1651, son of William WEEKS of Martha’s Vineyard.  Samuel lived Edgartown, Mass., 1681.

    Mrs. Justin Howland, 1716 Campo Calle, Redding, CA 96001       (482)


    WEST/POPE - Seeking proof of Hannah POPE’s maiden name. Hannah m. Thomas4WEST poss. at Sandwich, Mass., ca. 1741 (Thomas3-2, Francis1). Thomas b. in Dukes Co., Mass., 20 Feb. 1716/7.  His mother was Mary PRESBURY.  Will gladly share info.

    Georgie Anne Schmalstig, RR 1, Box 350, Camdenton, MO 65020      (483)


    WHITE, James, fl. Boston and Dorchester, Mass., 1690-1700; m. ca. 1682 Esther ____.  Who was Esther? Ch.: Esther, Mary, Benjamin, Eleanor, James, Thomas, and John.

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207      (484)


    WHITE/CLARK - Seek par. & anc. of James WHITE from Colrain, Mass., d. 1 June 1843; m. at Shelburne, Mass., 10 Feb. 1777 Rebecca CLARK, dau. of John & Elizabeth CLARK.  James was Rev. War soldier.  Have info on one son Thomas.

    Clarence White, Jr., P.O. Box 63, Lee, MA 01238      (485)


    WHITE/CRAM/CASE/UTTER -Seek anc. on three WHITES.  Are they Mayflower desc.?  Hester WHITE m. 1624 John1 CRAM of “Exeter & Hampton, N.H.” Mary WHITE, said to be dau. of Emmanuel; m. ca. 1650s William1 CASE of “Newport, RI.” Hannah WHITE, dau. of Roger, m. 1759 Abraham4(John3, Thomas2, Nicholas1) UTTER of “Hopkinton, RI.”

    Ginger August, 32 Stetson Way, Princeton, NJ 08540-7310      (486)


    WILLIAMSON/HARDING/STERRY - Seek par./anc./ b. date/place of Jonathan WILLIAMSON who m. at Starks, Me., 23 Apr. 1829 Mrs. Hannah HARDING STERRY. Their son John WILLIAMSON, who later changed his name to James STERRY, was b. 19 May 1831, probably at Starks.  Jonathan WILLIAMSON d. 15 May 1839 and is bur. at Starks, Me.

    Jean W. Richardson, Box 1510, Bay City, TX 77414       (487)


    WOOD/LEGGETT - Deborah WOOD, b. 27 Feb. 1773; d. 20 Feb. 1858, bur. at Tarrytown, N.Y.; m. Abraham LEGGETT, b. in N.Y., 7 Mar. 1770; d. 17 Oct. 1857, bur. at Tarrytown, Westchester Co., N.Y.  Res. Mt. Pleasant, N.Y. 14 ch., b. 1793-1818.  Desire par. of Deborah WOOD.

    Richard S. Clark, M.D., 1401 Cherokee Trail, Atlanta, TX 75551      (488)


    WOOD/POOLE - Seek anc. Francis WOOD, b. ca. 1777; m. 1802 Lydia POOLE.  Francis’s bro. Asahel m. prob. 1809 Lydia’s sister, Althea.  Francis d. in Cayuga Co., N.Y., 1835.  His father’s name poss. Elijah.  Francis’s son Jeremiah Poole WOOD was my g.-g.-grandfather.

    Virginia N. Wood, 11621 Village Place Dr., Houston, TX 77077       (489)


    WORTH - Compiling family history of William1 WORTH, b. in England, in Nantucket 1662, and son John2, of Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard, Mass., and their desc. to present.  Contributions solicited. Will refund postage and copying on request.

    David Bagley, 9329 Old Court House Rd., Vienna, VA 22180      (490)


    YOUNG/BOYD - Seek anc. John YOUNG, b. at Londonderry, Ireland, 1623, arrived at Boston 4 Aug. 1718, res. at Worcester, Mass. d. at Worcester June 1730; m. Isabel ____, d. Feb. 1732. Ch. b. at Worcester: William; Robert, d. 1796; John; David, b. at Londonderry 1682, d. at Worcester, Dec. 1776; m. Martha BOYD, b. in Ireland 1674; d. at Worcester, Oct. 1747.  Ch.: b. at Worcester: Frank, b. June 1722; Robert, d. at Wallingford, Conn., Ca, 1761; Martha, b. Aug. 1724; William, b. in Ireland 1711, d. at Worcester July 1795; m. Jean FOSTER, b. in Ireland 1717; d. at Worcester Mar. 1743.

    M. L. Young, 4200 Sunshine Rd., Miami, FL 33133       (491)


    YOUNG - Seek anc. of Dr. William YOUNG, b. 27 Jan. 1760, and Dr. David YOUNG, b. 17 Sept. 1766. Both b. at Worcester, sons of William & Mary YOUNG. Res. of Drs. unknown.

    M .L. Young, 4200 Sunshine Rd., Miami, FL  33133      (492)


    YOUNG/MOORE - Seek anc. James YOUNG, son of Wm. & Mary YOUNG, b. at Worcester, Mass., 4 May 1764; m. at Holden, 21 Apr. 1785 Mary MOORE.  Ch.: Darius, b. at Rutland, Mass., May 1807; Artemas, b. at Worcester Aug. 1785; Catherine, b. June 1791, d. at Boston Sept. 1818; James, b. Sept. 1793; William, b. Aug. 1796; Samuel, b. Feb. 1801, m. Elizabeth____. Ch., b. at Worcester, Mass.: Darius, b. Apr, 1846; Elizabeth, b. Jan. 1835.

    M. L. Young, 4200 Sunshine Rd., Miami, FL 33133       (493)


    YOUNG/WHITE/WILLARD - Seek anc. of John YOUNG, founded Youngstown, Ohio, b. at Peterborough, N.H., Mar. 1764; d. at Whitesboro, N.Y., Apr. 1825; m. Mary Stone WHITE, b. at Middletown, Conn., Nov.  270 1772, dau, of Hugh WHITE. Ch., b. at Whitesboro: Commodore John, b. 1794, d. 1875; Mary, b. Feb. 1802; Charles C., b. 1803, d. at Brooklyn, N.Y., Jan. 1893; ____ son b. 1809, d. 1862; ____ dau. b. 1805; William C., b. at Youngstown, Ohio, Nov. 1799, d. 1893, superintendent Utica and Schenectady R.R. 1833-49; m. Catherine Livingston WILLARD.

    M. L. Young, 4200 Sunshine Rd., Miami, FL 33133       (494)

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