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  • Queries Vol. 3 No. 6

    Published Date : December 1986
     ADKINS/BESSE/WALTON/DAVIS - Seek info/desc. Nathaniel ADKINS, b. at Truro?, Mass., 1736-39; d. at Canton, Me., 1840; m. Elizabeth ____?, settled at Fayette, Wayne, Me., centenarian.  Who were his par.? Ch.: Elizabeth; Hannah; David m. Margery BESSE; Nathaniel, Jr., m. Sophia WALTON; Owen m. Mary DAVIS, settled Wilton, Maine.

    Barbara Barooshian, Main St., Aurora, NY 13026      (495)


    ALLEN/RICE - Dinah ALLEN, b. at Sturbridge, Mass., m. 13 Dec. 1764 Asher RICE, Jr., of Spencer, Mass.  Was Dinah dau. of Joseph & Sarah ALLEN of Sturbridge? Searching for par. of Dinah and this ALLEN line.

    Mrs. Snowden Ager, 142 B Versailles Dr., Melbourne Beach, FL 32951      (496)


    ALFORD/BAKER/McCULLOUGH - Seek anc. of Ashley Owen ALFORD & Elizabeth BAKER. Ch.: Elizabeth, Ransom, Wesley, Steven, prob. b. in Vt. or N.Y.  Elizabeth m. Maxwell McCULLOUGH and moved from Clinton Co., N.Y., toKendall Co., Ill., 1853. Any info on par, of Maxwell McCULLOUGH, b. in Ireland, desired.

    Violet Decker Slain, 2134 Evans Rd., Flossmoor, IL 60422      (497)


    ALWORTH/PETTIBONE/WILLIAMS - Seek anc. William ALWORTH, Noah PETTIBONE, & Huldah WILLIAMS. William ALWORTH, b. when?; d. 16 Mar. 1800; m. ? Dec. 1776 Esther PETTIBONE, b. 7 June 1747; d. 1 May 1833, dau. Noah PETTIBONE (Rev. War), b. 16 Apr. 1714; d. 28 Mar. 1791; m. when in 1744? Huldah WILLIAMS, b. when?; d. when in 1765?

    Mrs. Marietta (Tiffany) Potok, 105 Rutherglen Dr., Cary, NC 27511      (498)


    AMES/JONES - Seek anc. of Margaret Ames & Ephraim JONES, m. at Preston, New London, Conn., First Cong. Church (Conn. V.R., vol. 1, p.87). Ch. of John AMES & poss. Sarah christened at Preston: Anna 1706, Margaret 1708, Esther 1711, Hannah 1714. This John AMES apparently not removed frqm W. Bridgewater, Mass. Ch. of Ephraim & Margaret (AMES) JONES, chr. of Preston: Elias 1730, Elizabeth 1741, Desiah, 1734, Ephraim 1738 m. Miriam BLOUNT.

    Bette Wright, 1761 Tanglewood Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401      (499)


    ARNOLD/HAWKINS/BROWN -Need par. of Amy (Ana) ARNOLD, b. in RI., ca. 1773; d. at W. Winchester, N.H., 6 Apr. 1854; m. at Winchester, 13 Sept. 1792 Daniel HAWKINS, Jr. Could mother’s name have been BROWN?

    Mrs. Myra Ratay, 10591 E. Spanish Peak, Littleton, CO 80127      (500)


    ARVIN/ARVEN/ARWEN - Desire info on Wm. and/or Simeon ARVIN, res. Grafton Co., N.H., 1790-1810, poss. later.  Seek ARVIN Genealogy, FGS on N.E. ARVIN family.

    Jan Bagley Bense, 3715-179th Place, N.E., Arlington, WA 98223.      (501)



    BACKUS/CROSBY - William BACKUS, b. prob. in N.Y., 11 Apr. 1784; m. prob. in N.Y., 20 Apr. 1805 Jane (CROSBY?), b. prob. in N.Y., 23 Dec. 1779.  Ch.: Mary, Isaac, Hannah (b. in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 30 July 1810), Rebecca, Jane, Sarah, Thomas, & Nancy. Seek further info plus par. & anc. of Wm. & Jane.

    Mrs. William McKinley, RFD #1, Box 60, Penobscot, ME 04476      (502)


    BACON - Seeking anc. of Lydia BACON, b. poss. 1723; m. Joseph BREED, int. pub. 20 June 1753 in Boston.  Lived in Charlestown until its burning in Rev. War.  Moved to Weston, Mass., d. & bur. there poss. 1794.

    Marcella Hancock, 705 Fillmore St., P.O. Box 79, Hanover, IL 61041      (503)


    BAKER/TRIPP/RICE/BELL -Seek info re par. of Joseph BAKER, poss. b. at Swansea, Mass., ca. 1679-80.  He m. (2) at Swansea 19 July 1722 Martha SHERMAN, dau. of Samuel & Martha (TRIPP) SHERMAN of Portsmouth, RI.  Joseph d. 1729; Martha 1779.  Prob. ch.: Job, m. Mahitable RICE; Isabel, d. 1756, unm.; Samuel, m. Elizabeth BELL.

    Everett Bentley Baker, M.D., 105 Sunset Lane, Barnstable, MA 02630      (504)


    BEEBE/HARTMAN/CLARK/EDWARDS/HARVEY - Seek anc. Martha (Patty) BEEBE of Canaan, Conn., m. at Goshen 1782 Nathaniel NORTON, who d. at E. Bloomfield, N.Y., 1807.  Also Sampson HARTMAN, b. at Boone Co., Ind., 1831; d. at Monticello, Ind., 1861. Also Esther CLARK, m. at Colchester, Conn., 1751 John TAINTOR. Hannah EDWARDS m. at Stratford, Conn., 1737 Jeremiah FRENCH.  And Capt. Luther HARVEY, b. at Burlington, Vt., 1789; d. at Monroe, Mich., 1878.

    Morton Noble, 1702 Cliff Dr., Santa Bar bara, CA 93109      (505)


    BENEDICT/ALWORTH/SEYMORE/SWEET - Seek anc. Mary BENEDICT, b. 15 July 1792; d. 26 Oct. 1867, bur. Clifford, Pa., cemetery; m. 27 June 1809 John ALWORTH, b. 7 June 1782; d. 15 Dec. 1865, bur. at Clifford. Also anc. of Polly SEYMORE, b. 27 Nov. 1809; d. when?, bur. at Hartford, Pa., cemetery; m. when? Stephen R. SWEET, b. 27 Feb. 1807; d. 7 Feb. 1860, bur. at Hartford, Pa.

    Mrs. Marietta (Tiffany) Potok, 105 Rutherglen Dr., Cary, NC 27511      (506)


    BROWN/ALLAR/KENT/BAILEY - Seek anc. of Charles BROWN, b. 1786; m. in N.Y., 1806 Deborah ALLAR; d. at Conneaut, Ohio, 1854. Need par. of Deborah ALLAR, b. in N.Y., 1790; d. in Ohio 1870. Seek par, of Louise Sophia WATERS, b. prob. in Conn., 1830; m. in Ohio 1856 Silas KENT; d. in Ind., 1876.  Par. poss. Timothy & Lydia (BAILEY) WATERS.

    Violet Decker Slain, 2134 Evans Rd., Flossmoor, IL 60422       (507)



    BROWN/HUTCHINSON - Seek anc. & family of Mary BROWN, b. at Ashford, Conn., ca. 1746/7; m. 20 Mar. 1766 Amos HUTCHINSON; d. at Venice, N.Y., 12 Mar. 1847 at 99 yrs.

    Marcella Hancock, 705 Fillmore St., P.O. Box 79, Hanover, IL 61041      (508)


    BUCK/BUELL/HOWLAND - Sally BUCK (Mrs. Thomas BUELL), b. 17 Oct. 1798; d. 8 Mar. 1864; m. 27 Aug. 1826.  Lived at Truxton, N.Y.  Who were her par. & anc.?  Son Thomas Warner BUELL m. Alice HOWLAND and migrated to Tex. in 1883 when my father was 6 yrs. old.

    Mrs. Marian B. Moore, 2018 Elizabeth Dr., Brownwood, TX 76801      (509)


    CHAPIN/HAWKINS/ARNOLD -Seek par. Horace CHAPIN, b. in Mass., ca. 1796; m. at Winchester, N.H., 10 June 1817 Ann Brown HAWKINS, dau. of Daniel HAWKINS, Jr., & Amy (Ama) ARNOLD, b. 12 June 1799; d. at Winchester, N.H., 19 Nov. 1864.

    Mrs. Myra Ratay, 10591 E. Spanish Peak, Lit tleton, CO 80127      (510)


    CHASE/REDFORD - In book Seven Generations of the Descendants of Aquila & Thomas Chase, Abraham CHASE was b. at Plaistow, N.H., 1773; m. at Haverhill, Mass., 1795 Abigail Redford COGSWELL. Son, David Dennis CHASE, b. at Atkinson, N.H., 1802.  Need proof that David Dennis CHASE is son of Abraham CHASE.

    Donna M. Rader, 602 W. 31st So., Wichita, KS 67217      (511)


    CHASE/CLARK/SCOTT - Sarah Melissa CHASE, b. in Vt., ca. 1808, poss. dau. of Abner & Amy (SCOTT) CHASE; m. (Israel?) Lucius CLARK, b. in N.Y., 1804.  M. at res. of Sisson A. CHASE in Bristol, Addison Co., Vt., Jan. 1831, with Amos S. CHASE as witness.  Seek anc. of both Sarah & Lucius.

    Loree Sliffe Girod, 8017 75th St. SW., Tacoma, WA 98498      (512)


    COLE - Thomas3(Nicholas2, William1) COLE killed by Indians at Wells, Me., 24 June 1696 with wife Abigail.  Who were Abigail’s par.?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207      (513)


    COLE/NELSON - Seek par. of Samuel COLE, b. in Mass., 1770-80; d. in N.Y., 1845; m. at Pittsford, Vt., 16 Feb. 1804 Desire NELSON, b. in Mass., 1784.  Ch.: Harvey H. m. Mary ROSE, Lansing W., Rhoda, Jane, Caroline, George, Andrew. All b. in N.Y., res. around Floyd, Oneida Co., & Turin Lewis Co.

    J. B. Coats, 1839 Deep Creek, Sparks, NV 89431       (514)


    COMAN/RICE - Isaac COMAN, b. 22 May 1766; m. 22 Nov. 1784 Dinah RICE of Spencer, Mass.  Was Isaac son of Deacon Daniel COMAN of Cheshire, Mass.?  If so, was Daniel among those from Providence Plantation, RI., who settled at Cheshire?  Searching Isaac COMAN’s line.

    Mrs. Snowden Ager, 142B Versailles Dr., Melbourne Beach, FL 32951      (515)


    CROCKER/GREEN/BERRY - Seek anc./ info John CROCKER, b. at Bristol, Me., ca. 1740; m. (2) there 1768 Jane (FREEMAN) BERRY, rem. to Machias, Me.  Is he same John CROCKER who m. at Newington, N.H., 25 Apr. 1758 Bethiah GREEN of Kittery, Me.?  Need info also on first w.

    Marian Fraser, Caixa Postal 574, 40,000 Bahia, Brazil       (516)


    CROSBY/VAN ALSTYNE - Frances Jane “Fanny” CROSBY, blind hymn writer, b. at Southeast, Putnam Co., N.Y., 24 Mar. 1820; d. at Bridgeport, Conn., 12 Feb. 1915; m. 1858 Alexander VAN ALSTYNE. Fanny was dau. of John & Mercy (CROSBY) CROSBY.  Seek siblings of Fanny plus par. & anc. of John & Mercy.

    Mrs. William McKinley, RFD #1, Box 60, Penobscot, ME 04476      (517)


    CROSBY/PHIPPS - Need anc. of Jazaniah CROSBY & Sarah PHIPPS.  Jazaniah of Billerica, Mass., m. 29 Dec. 1774 Sarah of Roxbury (int. rec. at Cambridge 12 Dec. 1774). Son John Greaten CROSBY bp. at Lexington 13 Oct. 1776.  Moved to Litchfield, Conn., prior to 1786.  Sarah (Sally) d. Sept. 1797, aged 61.  Another son: Thomas.

    Carrie Butler, 847 Forest Ave., Fulton, NY 13069       (518)


    CURTISS/GATLIVE/MILLARD -Deodatus CURTISS & Rebeckah of Braintree had Solomon (1643-1711) and Ruth (b. 1647). Solomon m. 1673 Prudence GATLIVE (1651-1727). Ch., b. at Braintree: Prudence (1673), Rebecca (1675), Abigail (1677/8), Solomon (1680/81), Solomon (1681). Solomon & Prudence bur. at Newmeadowneck, Barrington, RI.  Were they par. of Ruth (1690-1742) who m. at Swansea 1716 Samuel MILLARD (1694-1748), who had ch.: Nathan, Samuel, Prudence, Ruth, Rebecca, & Abigail?

    T. W. Rowley, 2625 Calle Colitoa, W. Covina, CA 91792       (519)


    DEAN - Seek info on desc. of two brothers, sons of Joel DEAN (1733-1815) & Hannah (WESTON) DEAN (1738-1828) who lived at Taunton, Mass.; Ashford, Conn.; Wilbraham, Mass.; & Hamilton Twp., Ontario, Canada, where they d.: (1) Noah DEAN, b. at Ashford, ca. 1773; d. at Hamilton Twp., ca. 1855; m. at Wilbraham 30 Jan. 1800 Lydia WARRENER; and (2) Benjamin DEAN, b. at Ashford 1775; d. 1833; m. at Wilbrahato 14 Oct. 1802 Betsy PARKER. Both received grants of land in Hamilton Twp. in 1797 and settled there.

    M. M. Dean, 149 Bannatyne Dr., Willowdale, Ontario, Canada M2L 2P6       (520)


    DEMING/GRANT - Ebenezer DEMING m. at Wethersfield, Conn., 16 July 1677 Sarah ____?  Was her maiden name GRANT?

    Lois Smith, 7007 Yacht Haven Rd., Friday Harbor. WA 98250      (521)


    DEWITT/SWIFT/WILLETT/WARREN - Seek father of Benton SWIFT, b. poss. in Mass., ca. 1810; m. at Niles, Mich., 1838 Sarah Jane WILLE]T. Seek par. of Jemina Jane DEWITT, b. 1790; d. at Niles; m. ____ SWIFT. John WILLETT & family of Me., 1814. All migrate to Mich.? WARREN, Seth, b. in N.Y., ca. 1820. Need par.

    Julia Joaquin, P.O. Box 105, Allyn, WA 98524       (522)


    FOX/COOK/SMITH - Seek par. of Joel FOX, b. in Washington Co., N.Y., 27 Apr. 1780; d. in Ind., Jan. 1846; m. at Hadley, Mass., 19 Apr. 1801 Lucinda COOK, dau. of Coleman COOK & Hannah SMITH. Ch., b. at Hadley: Cynthia, Eliza, Amy, Dennison, Calvin, & David.

    Richard G. Ettinger, 23155 Hawthorne, Farmington, MI 48024       (523)


    FOXX - Seek info on anc. or desc. of Theodore Paul FOXX “res. 1945 -Odessa, Texas” approx. age in 1945: 40 yrs.; poss. reared in northeastern states.

    D. A. Rowan, P.O. Box 3336, Midland, TX 79702      (524)


    FRASER/FRIZZELL - Henry FRASER, b. acc. to d.c. in Montgomery Co., N.Y., 22 Sept. 1796; d. at Sterling, Ill., 7 July 1879; acc. to 1870 census of Genesee, Whiteside Co., Ill., b. in Pa.; lived at Huron, Wayne Co., N.Y., until 1849 when he moved to Ill. Port. & Bio. Album of Whiteside Co., Ill. (1885) says he was son of Zenas FRIZZELL of Leyden, Mass., and Luzerne, N.Y. Bowen ( Woodstock, Conn., Gen., vol. 5) gives Zenas5 FRIZZELL (Reuben4, Satouel3-2, James1) wife Elizabeth EVANS & 9 ch., but no Henry.  Who were the par, of Henry FRASER?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Ar lington, VA 22207      (525)


    FULLER/WITHINGTON - Dr. Jeremiah FULLER of Stoughton, b. ca. 1700; d. after 1747; m. ca. 1724 Hannah ____ m. (2) 1746 Deborah WITHINGTON of Dorchester. Had 12 ch.; 11 are listed in Canton V.R. Who were his par.?  Who was his first w.?

    Bruce MacGunnigle, 80 Rector St., E. Greenwich, RI 02818      (526)


    GOOKIN/NOONAN - Recent obit. Mary A. NOONAN, 97, of Swampscott, noted early-century employment at Madame GOOKIN Hat Shop, prob. Boston.  Seek info on “Madame GOOKIN.”

    R. N. Gookins, 2838 Evergreen Ave., NE, Salem, OR 97303       (527)


    GREEN/HEWITT/FARGO - Seek any info on James GREEN, b. before 1819, & w. Mary HEWITT, res. at Greece, Monroe Co., N.Y.; Saginaw & Pinckney, Mich. Ch., surname GREEN: Elivira, m. ____? SHEPHERD; Adeline; Emily; Albert Benjamin, b. 22 May 1828, m. 1850 Florilla Orilla FARGO, b. 6 Oct. 1831.

    Ann Tracy Marr, 1556 Hollywood, Grosse Pte. Wds., MI 48236      (528)



    HALL/HALE/BUSH/RISING -Josiah HALL & Sarah BUSH m. at Stafford Twp., Conn., 5 Jan. 1743/4. G.S. in Somers, Conn., says Josiah; d. 22 June 1790, age 76.  Was he b. 16 Mar. 1722 to Samuel Gates HALL (HALE) & Sarah RISING?  Sarah BUSH was b. at Enfield, Conn., 12 Apr. 1723 to John & Hannah (FOWLER) BUSH. Anc. of Hannah?

    Frances C. Roberts, 5 Linden Ave., Pelham. NY 10803      (529)


    HANDY/BELDEN/BELDING/CLARK - Seek par. Orrin HANDY, b. date unknown, and Louisa B. BELDEN (BELDING), b. in Franklin Co., Mass., 10 Nov. 1802; m. at Chautauqua, N.Y., 1824.  Orrin d. at Stockton, N.Y., 24 Dec. 1833. Louisa d. in Grant Co., Wis., 11 Dec. 1892; m. (2) David CLARK.

    c/o NEXUS, 101 Newbury St., Boston, MA 02116      (530)


    HARTFORD/BRACKETT/LIVERMORE - Seek info on ch. of Nicholas HARTFORD III, b. 1738; d. 1812; & Abigail (BRACKETT), res. of Augusta, Me.  Only known son, Daniel (John) HARTFORD, b. 1774; d. 1829.  Also need info on ch. of Daniel & Mary LIVERMORE, b. 1775; d. 1850; m. 1796.

    Avis Anderson, P.O. Box 723, Red Bank, NJ 07701      (531)


    HAWES/WARDWELL - Seeking family history of my anc. Richard HAWES, Jr., b. poss. Cape Cod, Feb. 1794; d. 9 May 1837; m. 27 Apr. 1825 Hannah Atkins WARDWELL of Penobscot, Me., res. at Brooksville, Me.

    Bob Hawes, 50 Cambridge Rd.,      #108, Woburn, MA 01801      (532)


    HEBBARD/BUTTS - Seeking info on Elizabeth HEBBERD, b. ca. 1750; m. as second w. at Canterbury, Conn., 8 Sept. 1776 James BUTTS.  Ch.: James, Elijah, Sheldon, Lovica, Luther (first three b. at Canterbury, last two b. at Ashford, Conn.).

    Lois Smith, 7007 Yacht Haven Rd., Friday Harbor, WA 98250       (533)


    HENCHMAN/HILL/HOPKINS/HOAR/CHANDLER - Interested in all early New England HENCHMAN/HINCHMAN families, esp. relationship betw. Daniel HENCHMAN (1623-1685), Thomas (?-1703), Bridget (HENCHMAN) CHANDLER (1635-1731), Joanne (HINXMAN) HOAR, Hannah (HENCHMAN) HILL (1638-1721), Edmund HENCHMAN (?-l668), Margaret (HENCHMAN) HOPKINS (?-1693).

    Marsha Hoffman Rising, 6058 Primrose Lane, Springfield, MO 65804       (534)


    HICKSON/COTTER - Seek birthplace & anc. of Peggy (Margaret) HICKSON who m. John COTTER at Shanacashel, Kilmichael, Macroom, Cork, on 2 Feb. 1826.  Nine ch.; desc. on original farmland, seven to Vt. or Boston.  Shanacashel land owned by HICKSON of Dingel.  Father may have been John HICKSON.

    Muriel D. Cosgrove, 38 Dodge St., Maiden, MA 02148      (535)


    HIGGINS/THAYER/FISK/METCALF/EDSON/SMALLIDGE/SMITH - Wish correspondence with desc. of Henry & Mary (FISK) HIGGINS of Greenwich/Hardwick Mass., m. 1768. Ch.: Mary (m. 1797 THAYER); Henry FISK (m. 1813 Ollie METCALF).  Poss. others: Sally (m. 1794 EDSON); Polly (m. 1798 THAYER, Jr.), Armilla (m. 1802 SMALLIDGE); Levi (m. 1796 Rebakah SMITH).

    Mrs. D.F. Haines, West St -Box 302, Petersham, MA 01366       (536)


    HOBART/BRUSH/BROOKS - Seek par. of Jeremiah HOBART (HUBART/HUBBARD).  M. at Huntington, N.Y., 1682 Rebeckah BRUSH.  His mother m. (2) at Jamaica, N.Y., John RHODES.  Was Jeremiah’s father Benjamin, b. at Charlestown, Mass., 1634, son of Benjamin & Alice?  Is this correct: Benjamin1,2, Jeremiah3, Joseph4, Sarah5 m. at Ridgefield, Conn., 1744 Jonathan BROOKS?

    Mrs. Betty Fry, RD2, Box 790, Cooperstown, NY 13326       (537)


    HUMPHREY/MINARD - Seek dates of Timothy HUMPHREY II, son of Timothy I & Rhoda CASE of Simsbury, Conn., m. 1769, and of Fanny MINARD, his w. Timothy II removed to Esopus, N.Y., after Rev. War.

    Dr. Humphrey d’Anifreville, 42 Meadow Lane, New Hope, PA 18938      (538)


    HUNTOON - Need par. & anc. of Isaac F. HUNTOON, b. in Vt., 10 Nov. 1792; m. Mary Ann ____, b. in N.H., 2-4 Feb. 1794.  Lived in N.Y. ca. 1817-1840, in Mich. 1841-1869; d. 1869 in Mich.

    James V. Hogan, 1978 Galerita, San Pedro, CA 90732      (539)


    HUTCHINSON - Hananiah HUTCHINSON was eldest son of Edward & Mary HUTCHINSON.  He m. Martha and is father of Thomas, b. at Lynn Apr. 1690.  His estate granted July 1726.  Had issue 1690 to 1703.  Need Martha’s maiden name and other ch. Any info.

    Marcella Hancock, 705 Fillmore St., P.O. Box 79, Hanover, IL 61041      (540)


    INGRAHAM/THRALL - Seek par. & anc. of both Jesse INGRAHAM & w. Elnora (THRALL) INGRAHAM.  They may have come from Conn.  They lived in Jefferson Co., N.Y., where son Jesse was b. in 1820.  Then to Yates Co., N.Y., for nearly 14 yrs. before migrating to La Grange Co., Ind., where they d.

    Mrs. Marian B. Moore, 2018 Elizabeth Dr., Brownwood, TX 76801      (541)


    INGRAHAM - John INGRAHAM had six ch., b. or bp. at Gloucester, Mass 1753-1764.  No other Gloucester V.R.  Sons Job, Joseph, & Josiah removed to Thomaston/Rockland, Me.  Who were this John’s par.?  Who was his w.?

    Bruce MacGunnigle, 80 Rector St., E. Greenwich, RI 02818      (542)


    JOHNS(T)ON/WOOD(A)Y - Seek par. & anc. of David JOHNS(T)ON who m. 11 May 1734/35 Mary WOOD(A)Y.  Mary WOOD(A)Y was dau. of poss. James & Martha (?) WOOD(A)Y of Henrico Co., Va.?

    Nancy T. Gavlak, 413 Quail Crest Dr., Bedford, TX 76021      (543)


    LINCOLN/CROOK - Seek info re fam. & anc. of Henry A. LINCOLN who m. at Monson, Mass., 6 Nov. 1851 Sarah A. CROOK, minister, Austin Fuller. Henry b. at Brattleborough, Vt., father George LINCOLN. Dau.  Sarah E. LINCOLN m. 16 May 1878 Chauncey WARREN.

    Gardner W. Mackenzie, 508 Raintree Ln., Las Vegas, NV 89107       (544)


    LINEHAN/KELLY - Seek anc. James E. LINEHAN migrating from Ireland 1850s, b. 1832, d. at Easton, Mass., 1910; son of John & Catherine (O’BRIAN) LINEHAN.  M. Margaret KELLY, b. 1833; d. at Easton, Mass., 1898; dau. of John & Margaret (MURPHY) KELLY. Ch. incl.. John, James, Catherine, Mary Elizabeth, Margaret Teresa.

    Mrs. P. A.Frey, 1724 Hybiscus, Medford, OR 97504      (545)


    LUKENS/COALE - Charles LUKENS, b. in Pa.; m. at Deer Creek Mtg., Harford Co., Md., 4 Apr. 1793 Sarah COALE, b. in Harford Co., Md., 17 Aug. 1770.  Need names of their ch. Charles & Sarah lived in Baltimore, Md., ca. 1811.

    Mrs. Dorothy G. Sudikas, 5412 44th St., Lubbock, TX 79414       (546)


    MERRILL/PALMER – Joseph4 MERRILL (Daniel3-2, Nathaniel1) (1694-1771) of Stratham, N.H.; m. (1) Mary PALMER, who d. at Stratham, N.H., 21 Aug. 1744.  Who were Mary PALMER’s par.?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207       (547)


    MERRILL – Mose3 MERRILL (Daniel2, Nathaniel1) (1683-ca. 1755) of Salisbury, Mass.; m. Mary ____ who d. at Salisbury, Mass., 15 Dec. 1760.  Who were Mary’s par.?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207      (548)


    METCALF/BLACKDEN/HILTON - Need any info on John & David METCALF who came from Georgetown, Me., in 1788 to Anson, Me. John m. (1) Ann HILTON, m. (2) Annie QUINT, m. (3) Sally (FLETCHER) HEALD. David m. 1793 Sarah BLACKDEN. Ch.: Wm., Nancy, Calvin, Jacob, Lydia, Susannah.

    Leigh Hanscom, Box 443, RD7, Hope- well Jet., NY      (549)


    MILEY/SAUNDERS/PARSONS/PERSON/MITCHEL/MORGAN -Gorham SAUNDERS m. Ann PARSONS/PERSON, son of Jacob SAUNDERS (b. in Va., ca. 1783); m. at Boston 1810 Mary MILEY, bp. at Marblehead, Mass., 16 Nov. 1823, dau. of Enoch MILEY (b. in NC., ca. 1784) & Mary MITCHEL of Pa. Enoch MILEY sometimes called Enoch MORGAN (connection?). Seek info on MILEY, MITCHEL, and SAUNDERS.

    Elizabeth A. Fleming, 31 Juniper Ave., Salem, MA 01970       (550)



    MINTON/ALBRITTON - Seek anc. of Joseph D. MINTON (1795-1829), b. prob. in S.C.; m. 1821 Mary (GLOVER, wid. of Richard ALBRITTON), b. in S.C., 2 March 1800, dau. of John Abner GLOVER, b. in S.C., 1749, & Elizabeth ____?  There was a Joseph MINTON in the 1790 census of S.C., Cheraw District; there were GLOVERs in the Charleston District, St. Phillips and St. Michaels Parishes.  Could any of these have been my anc.?

    Juanita F. Cline, 4426 Rougon Rd., Port Allen, LA 70767      (551)


    NIXON/POTTS/ERVIN - John NIXON, b. 1750, d. 1833; Rev, soldier; m. Nancy POTTS. Need m., b., d. for Nancy, also anc. of John & Nancy.  Names, b., d., m., all ch. William NIXON, b. 1785/7; m. Sarah Jane ERVIN.  Need m., b., d., and, for Sarah ERVIN. Names, b., d., m. for all ch.

    Mrs. Ruth Wilson, 1203 N. Pacific, Conroe, TX 77301      (552)


    NUTTING/GOIT/GAULT - Need anc. of Thomas DePau NUTTING, b. in Mass. 1780; m. 1799 Betsey GOIT (GAULT?), b. in Washington Co., N.Y., 1782. Son William b. in Otsego Co., 1799-1800.      Settled at Parish, Oswego Co., N.Y., 1804. J. K. Nutting is in error - his Thomas b. 1766.

    Carrie Butler, 847 Forest Ave., Fulton, NY 13069       (553)


    OWEN/WOODWORTH - Need identity of Eunice (____), who m. ca. 1756 Eliphalet OWEN, b. at Lebanon, Conn., 1727, son of Joshua&Margaret (WOODWORTH); Joshua & Eliphalet of Salisbury, Conn., by 1753.  M. not found; could be in Mass. or N.Y.  Need a will mentioning Eunice as dau.

    Donna Valley Russell, 709 E. Main St., Mid dletown, MD 21769      (554)


    PAGE/FLING - Seek par. of Joel PAGE of Manchester, N.H., b. 23 Oct. 1808; m. at Londonderry, N.H., 19 Nov. 1833 Rachel FLING.  Had eight ch.: Randall, b. 12 Aug. 1835; dau. Armenia, b. 15 Oct. 1837; son Darius, b. 8 Dec. 1839 and dy., son Charles E., b. Feb. 1842, dau. Sarah R., b. 23 Mar. 1844, dau. Eldusta, b. 17 July 1846, son Olin W., b. 19 Nov. 1848, all b. in Londonderry, N.H., and son Orrin L. b. at Manchester, N.H., 18 May 1851.

    Eileen R. Coyle, 137 Englewood Ave., Brookline, MA 02146      (555)


    PAYNE/PHILLIPS - Seek par., anc. both Lucy PAYNE, b. in Conn., 1791/2, & Horatio N. PHILLIPS, b. in Mass. or Conn., 1796/7.  They m. before 1820.  He brought up by two maiden aunts.  1820 census has them in Trumbull, Co., Ohio, living next to a Solomon PAYNE, b. at Ansenia, N.Y., 1782.  He d. 1857, m. Polly GATES, b. 1790-1862.  On other side of Solomon lived a Henry PAYNE.  Believe both related to Lucy.

    Tim J. Dieterich, RFD #1, Whitefield, NH 03598       (556)


    PENNINGTON/COURTNEY/GLOVER - Seek and, of Absalotn PENNINGTON who m. 8 Feb. 1806 in Wilkinson Co., Miss., Sarah Rebecca COURTNEY, dau. of Thomas COURTNEY & Ann ( ?). Ch.: Isaac, Jacob, Absalom, Nancy Ann, William, and Susanna.  His second w. was Rebecca ?), wid, of Abner GLOVER, and their ch. were Edwin, Robert Bruce, and Jasper.  Am looking for info on all these lines.  All three of these families had ties in S.C

    Juanita F. Cline, 4426 Rougon Rd., Port Allen, LA 70767       (557)


    POOLER/UTTER - Seek anc./info John POOLER “of Westerly, R.I.,” d. 1753, w, Margaret ____. Ch,: Mercy, John, Elizabeth, Humphry, George, Mary, Zacheus.  Was this family of origin of Elizabeth POOLER who m. 1731 John3 UTTER (Thomas2, Nicholas1) (1703-1750/1) and had ch.: Abraham4, Eleanor4, Isaac4, Jemima4?

    Ginger M. August, 32 Stetson Way, Princeton, NJ 08540      (558)


    PRESTON/GARDNER - Seek proof that the John PRESTON of Hadley, b. 1651 (Torrey), “had gone as a soldier in Turner’s Co., from the eastern part of the state in Philip’s War (Savage), m. 25 Mar. 1678 Sarah Gardner, was indeed the son of Daniel & Mary Preston, bp. 14 July 1651 (Pope), and disappeared from Dorchester.

    Louis A. Preston, 303 Tareyton Dr., Ithaca, NY 14850       (559)


    RANDALL/PAYNE - Seek par., anc., and info on Joel RANDALL, b. in Conn. 1773; m. 25 Apr. 1806 Phoebe S. PAYNE.  He & his w. admitted to First Congregational Church, Portland, Conn., 12 Oct. 1814.  Ch.: Atoasa Payne, John Winthrop, Katherine, Emily, and Semantha.  Moved to Cleveland, Ohio, in 1818.

    Mrs. W. M. McCowan, 10 Provident Lane, Mobile, AL 36608       (560)


    REYNOLDS/BEARDSLEY - Scanty Williamstown, Mass., info indicates Cynthia REYNOLDS, b. ca. 1807 was dau. of William & Mary REYNOLDS of Rhode Island.  Cynthia m. 20 Oct. 1831 Jesse BEARDSLEY.  Need more info on Cynthia’s anc.

    ichard W. Nash, RR 2, Box 198, Neodesha, KS 66757       (561)


    ROBBINS/HOUSE - Samuel ROBBINS of Middleboro, m. at Dartmouth, Mass., 11 July 1755 Sarah HOUSE.  He d. at Middleboro 6 July 1776.  Was he a son of John & Elizabeth (Thomas) ROBBINS? Who were the par. of Sarah HOUSE?

    Bruce MacGunnigle, 80 Rector St., E. Greenwich, RI 02818       (562)


    ROCKWELL - Would like to contact all the dese. of Josiah & Hannah ROCKWELL of Norwich, Conn. Josiah was scalped by the Indians 27 Jan. 1675/6.

    Mrs. Geraldine F. Glosh, 301 Houston Ave., N.E., Roanoke, VA 24012       (563)


    ROGERS/ALLEN - Need anc. & info on Benjamin ROGERS & w. Ann ____ Son Elisha F. ROGERS, b. at Rochester, Vt., 19 June 1805. Benjamin d. at Stockbridge, Vt., prior to 21 May 1813; Ann rem. 18 June 1815 Elijah ALLEN; and d. at Stockbridge 31 Mar. 1831.

    Carrie Butler, 847 Forest Ave., Fulton, NY 13069      (564)


    ROLLS/BREED - Seeking anc. of Anna ROLLS, b. at Marblehead, Mass., 17 Oct. 1688; m. at Marblehead, Mass., 17 Oct. 1688; m. at Marblehead 1 Dec. 1709 Joseph BREED.  Moved to Charlestown and bought land in 1728 from her brother Thomas ROLLS.  Need other family members.

    Marcella Hancock, 705 Fillmore St., P.O. Box 79, Hanover, IL 61041      (565)


    RUSSELL/ELLIOT/MERRILL/BUTLER - Seek Scottish immigrant ____? RUSSELL, m. ____, whose dau. Jane2, m. at Bristol, Me., int. 12 Jan, 1811 James Elliott (anc. unk.).  Ch.: Mary, Louisa, Jane, Orriett, Betsy, Nancy, William, Martha A., b. Washington, Me., 1827?; d. at Windsor, Me., 1905; m. 1849 Reuben8 MERRILL (1822-1891), son of James F.7 (John6, Abel5, John4, Nathan3, Abel2, Nathaniel1) & Elizabeth (BUTLER) MERRILL “off Windsor, Me.”  Also seek anc. James ELLIOT & Elizabeth BUTLER.

    Ginger M. August, 32 Stetson Way, Princeton, NJ 08540      (566)


    SALLA/SALLEY/GRANT/FISHER - Seek par., anc., and ch. of James SALLA, m. in Cumberland, R.I., 24 Dec. 1797 Huldah GRANT, dau. Samuel & Experience (FISHER) GRANT.  Known ch.: Lewis, b. in Cumberland, RI., 5 June 1798; d. in Ind., 1879; Joshua G., d. at Wrentham, Mass., 20 Oct. 1825, age 20. Other ch.?  Where did James & Huldah die?

    Elizabeth Van Gorkom. P.O. Box 440274, Houston, TX 77244       (567)


    SAUNDERS/SANDERS/WOOD -Seek par. and anc. of John SAUNDERS (SANDERS) who was b. in Mass., ca. 1655; m. at Philadelphia, Pa., 11 June 1693 Elizabeth WOOD, only cli. of John & Margaret Yarrett WOOD.

    Nancy T. Gavlak, 413 Quail Crest Dr., Bedford, TX 76021      (568)


    SCUDDER/DRAKE - Jacob C. SCUDDER, b. in N.J., 21 July 1816; m. 26 Dec. 1838 Nancy DRAKE. One source has par, as Noah SCUDDER & Cloe TOPPING, m. at Roxbury, N.J., 7 Mar. 1798. But Jacob not in Noah’s will, or TOPPING or SANFORD genealogies.

    Jim Panttaja, 16651 Armsby Ln., Morgan Hill, CA 95037       (Correction 198)


    SEWALL/SEWALL - Seek info on Dotoinicus SEWALL, b. when?, d. at Maugerville, Sunbury Co., N.B., Canada, 3 Jan. 1822; m. at Beverly, Mass., 28 Feb. 1758 Sarah THORNDYKE.  Ch,: Nicholas, Thomas, William, Sarah, Elizabeth, Abigail, Samuel. Moved to Yarmouth, N.S., in 1760s.  Need b. date, par., and anc. of Dominicus.

    Mr. Darrell Sewell, 10 Walbon Rd., Scarborough, Ontario, Canada MIR1Z2       (569)



    SMITH/WHITE/HOLBROOK -Elzina Esther SMITH, b. prob. at Cornish, N.H., 27 June 1805; d. at Coleta, Whiteside Co., Ill., 9 July 1885; m. at Bonny Hill, N.Y., ca. 1820 Ivory7 COLCORD. She is said to have been dau. of Ethan SMITH & Abigail4 WHITE (1784- ) (Thos.3-2, James1) (1784-?).  Abigail WH1ITE was still Abigail W1HITE when she m. at Marlborough, N.H., 20 Dec. 1814 Henry HOLBRO1OK.  They moved with Elzina Esther SMI1TH to Steuben Co., N.Y., by 1820, and to Genesee Grove, Whiteside Co., Ill., prob, in 1839 or 1840.  Henry & Abigail (WHITE) HOLBROOK both d. before 1850. Evidently Abigail WHITE & Ethan SMITH were not m.  Was Ethan SMITH in fact the father of Elzina Esther SMITH?  Who were the par. of Ethan SMITH?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207      (570)


    STAPLES/MAKEPEACE - Seek proof of m. of Joseph STAPLES, b. at Taunton, Mass., 3 Dec. 1680, & Anna MAKEPEACE, b. at Freeport, Mass., 4 May 1689, in Taunton/Berkley, Mass., ca. 1710.  They had dau, Mary STAPLES, b. 1710, who m, 1731/2 Jonathan HOAR. Esp. seek private Bible or other record.

    Gordon Laverty, 4540 Mountain View Ave., Oakland, CA 94605      (571)


    STEWART/FRASER - Ludinda STEWART, b. acc. to d.c. in Montgomery Co., N.Y., 7 Apr. 1804; d. at Sterling, Whiteside Co., Ill., 10 Apr. 1883; m. prob. in Wayne Co., N.Y., ca. 1828 Henry FRASER.  Who were her par.?

    Timothy A. Colcord, 3435 N. Roberts Lane, Arlington, VA 22207       (572)


    TALCOTT/WILCOX/WILLCOCKS/GAYLORD - Seek anc./info/data on issue, Sarah TALCOTT m. 1749/50 Obadiah4 WILCOX, son of Ebenezer3 (Obadiah2, William1) & Martha (GAYLORD) WILCOCKS. Ch.: Obadiah5 b. 1750 John5 b. 1752, Lucy5 b. 1754, Asa5 b. 1756, Sarah5 b. 1758, Anne5 b. 1759, Martha5 b. 1761

    Ginger M. August, 32 Stetson Way, Princeton, NJ 08540      (573)


    TITUS/HARRINGTON/FIELD -Need verification of b., b. place, & par. of - Marcy F. (Mary), who m. in Conn., RI., ca. 1714 James Dawley TITUS; d. at Providence, RI., 1840, bur. Grace Church Cemetery. Ch. known Nathaniel Green, Hiram, Albert O., Mary, Sarah Ann, James H., and Emily E.  Believe par. were Peter & Marcy (FIELD) HARRINGTON of Foster, R.I.

    Helen Mae Coyer, 698 So. Peakview Dr., Castle Rock, CO       80104      (574)


    TOBIN/DINNEEN - Seek anc. & m. record of Catherine TOBIN who m. Maurice DINNEEN, Sr., of Ballinhassig, Cork, ca. 1851, and (2) birthplace of son, Maurice DINNEEN, Jr., b. in Cork, 29 June 1852.  Par. may be James & Mary TOBIN.  Maurice DINNEEN, Sr., b. at Ballinhassig July 1823 to John DINNEEN & Mary LYNCH, m. 1851 Catherine TOBIN, to U.S. 1852, eight more ch. b. in Boston.

    Muriel D. Cosgrove, 38 Dodge St., Malden, MA 02148      (575)


    TOBY/ARMITAGE/POPE - Seek par. & any info re Sarah TOBY who m. at Philadelphia, Pa., First Presbyterian Church, 11 July 1746 James ARMITAGE.  Their last ch. was Thomas, bp. 21 Jan, 1762. Was Sarah (TORY) ARMITAGE related to her step-mother-in-law, Jane (POPE) ARMITAGE?

    Mrs. Raymond Ralston, Rt. I, Box 385, Slippery Rock, PA 16057      (576)


    TUKEY/TOOKEY - Seek and. John TUKEY, 1722; d. at Portland, Me., 19 Dec. 1803, age 81.  Moved from Malden, Mass., to Falmouth (now Portland), Me., in 1744; m. there, int. pub. 19 Feb. 1749 Abigail SWEETSER.  A John TUKEY (or TOOKEY) m. at Boston, Mass., 17 July 1718 Sarah (WOODWARD) SCOT.  Sarah m. (1) at Dorchester, Mass., 20 July 1710 Ebenezer SCOTT, who d. 1717.  Were they par. of John TUKEY above?

    Gilbert Titcomb, 41 Main St., Fort Fairfield, ME 04742       (577)


    WARREN/ORCUTT - Seek par., anc. of Samuel Barnes WARREN, b. in Mass., 5 July 1810; d. at Stafford, Conn., 15 Aug. 1870; m. at Willington, Conn., 16 July 1834 Mariida ORCUTT, by Stephen Nelson, res. & bur, at Stafford, Conn.

    Gardner MacKenzie, 508 Raintree Ln., Las Vegas, NV 89107      (578)


    WILCOX/GAYLORD/TALCOTT/GEER - Seek info on desc. Obadiah WILCOX (1724-?), son of Ebenezer & Martha (GAYLORD) WILCOX of Hebron, Conn., & w, Sarah (TALCOTT) WILCOX (1724-1810).  Ch., b. betw. 1750-1761: Obadiah, John, Lucy, Asa, Sarah, Anne, Martha.  Was this Anne, b. 8 Nov. 1759, the same “Amey” WILCOX, who m. 1781 George4 GEER “of Voluntown/N, Stonington, Conn.”?

    Ginger M. August, 32 Stetson Way, Princeton, NJ 08540      (579)


    WILCOX/SHIPMAN/GILLETT -Seek par/anc. Thomas WILCOX, b. prob. in N.Y., poss. in Conn. 1760/63; d. at Mayfield or Johnstown, Montgomery Co., N.Y., 18 Dec. 1826; m. ca. 1794/96 Abigail SHIPMAN.  Believe he was son of Jeheil WILCOX, b. in Conn., 1734; d. in N.Y., 1822; m. Deborah GILLETT (see Desc. William WILCOXSON, c. 1962, Sept. #194, p. 143).  A Thomas bp. by Jeheil in Amenia, N.Y., 1774 (all ch. bp. late in Amenia), and a Thomas mentioned in Jeheil’s will of 1806, Canaan, Colutobia Co., N.Y.

    Tim Dieterich, RED #1, Whitefield, NH 03598      (580)


    WILLIAMS/FAIRBANKS - Seeking any and all info re family of George Warren WILLIAMS, b. at Newmarket, N.H., ca. 1825/26; d. at Yontville, Calif., 17 July 1900; m. at Westborough, Mass., 24 Sept. 1851 Ann Eliza(beth) FAIRBANKS.

    Tom Williams, 21152 Richmond Cir,, Huntington Beach, CA 92646, (714) 964-6221 *THANKS*      (581)


    WILLIAMSON/YOUNG/SCOTT/DAVIS/HENERY/CHEADLE/HOOPER - Seek anc of Nancy (WILLIAMSON) YOUNG, b. in N.J., or  314 N. Ireland, 18 Jan, 1789; d. in Morgan Co., Ohio, 25 Apr. 1873; poss. dau. of John WILLIAMSON; m. in Ohio, ca, 1810 David SCOTT (Jesse5, Obadiah4-3 David2, Edmund1).  Other related lines: DAVIS, HENERY, CHEADLE, HOOPER.

    Sharleen (Scott) Geraths, 2442 NW Market St., #231, Seattle, WA 98107      (582)

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