EARLY SETTLERS OF OLEAN, CATTARAUGUS COUNTY, NY

From: Historical Gazetteer and Biographical Memorial of Cattaraugus County, ed. by William Adams, 1893.

Pages 855-871

List generated from the text of reminiscences of the late Honorable James G. Johnson, one of Oleanís pioneers.
 
 

1800-1810

BOARDMAN, JEHIEL

BRADLEY (Dr.)

BROOKS, JOHN (removed to Cincinnati)

BROOKS, CORNELIUS

COUDERY, ?

CURTIS, ISRAEL (left by 1825)

FOLLETT, BIBBINS (died in Hinsdale in 1809)

GREEN, JOHN (Known as "Wats John" and was son of James)

GREEN, JAMES (went to Great Valley)

HOOPS, ROBERT (died in 1816 and was brother of Adam)

JOHNSON, JAMES G. (From Canandaigua NY, died in 1811, father of James Jr.)

JOHNSON, JAMES G. Jr.

JOHNSON, MARCUS HAMILTON (son of James Sr.)

LAMBERTON, REUBEN (came from Canandaigua as early as 1816-1817)

PORTER, TIMOTHY (first Judge)

RICE, LUMAN

RUSSELL, SYLVANUS (from Angelica NY, married Ester Van Wickle in 1805)

SHEPARD, OLEAN (b. 1807, first female white child born in County, dau of William)

SHEPARD, WILLIAM (died 1809)

SMEAD, ?

STRONG, JEDEDIAH (died abt 1823)

THRALL, WILLIS (died 1823-24, son of Pardon Thrall, brother of Erastus Thrall)

WEBB, HOYT

WOOD, WALTER
 
 

1810-1820
 
 

AIKEN, D.D.

ALLEN, ANDREW (became a Mormon and moved to Kirtland, Ohio)

ATKINS, JAMES

BARROWS, SAMUEL

BENNETT (Dr.)

BOARDMAN, JOHN (died in Randolph)

BOCKES, DAVID

BRUNSON, SAMUEL

BRUNSON, JAMES

BRYAN, JOHN A.

CANFIELD, M.B.

CARPENTER, ANNA (mother of ? , who married ? McIntosh)

DOWNING, JACOB

EGGLESTON, ISAAC

FREEMAN, MARTIN

GOODSPEED, LUKE (Col.)

GREGORY, LEVI (opened first store in 1811)

HINDS, ROBERT

HUNTLEY, DAVID N.

JONES, DAVID

KINGSBURY, HENRY L.

KNAPP, JAMES

LOCKWOOD, ODEL (had a brother named Joseph Odel)

LOCKWOOD, EBENEZER (Sheriff in 1822)

MARTIN, F.S.

MILLER, HENRY (moved to Angelica)

MORRELL, MARTIN

NORTHRUP, ANDREW

OOSTERHOUDT, ZACHARIAH (father of Samuel Ooseterhoudt)

ORTON, AMOS (became a Mormon and moved to Kirtland, Ohio)

ORTON, DAVID (became a Mormon and moved to Kirtland, Ohio)

ORTON, HORATIO

OSBORN, H.L.

PORTER, TIMOTHY

REED, EBENEZER

SEELEY, NATHANIEL

SEELEY, BENJAMIN

SMITH, NORMAN (Dr.)

STILWELL, WILLIAM

STRONG, JAMES

TAYLOR, CYRUS (son of John, went west)

TAYLOR, SARAH ANN(dau of John, widow of ? WRIGHT)

TAYLOR, TRACY (son of John)

TAYLOR, LEMUEL (son of John)

TAYLOR, JOHN B. (Came in 1817 from RI, father of Lemuel, Tracy, Cyrus, Ruth, Sarah Ann)

TAYLOR, RUTH (1st wife of Deacon Aaron J. Allen)

THRALL, ERASTUS (son of Pardon, went to Michigan abt 1840-1850))

THRALL, PARDON (father of Erastus & Willis)

TRACY, JOSIAH

VIBBARD, CHESTER

WARNER, G.W.

WILMARTH, BAXTER

WOOD, HIRAM
 
 

1820-1830

ADKINS, JAMES (went to Cincinnati)

BAGLEY, WILLIAM (went to Ohio)

BARROWS, SAMUEL

BARTLETT, RANSOM (married a dau of John Conrad)

BLACK, PAUL

BOUTON, SEYMOUR (father of Seymour Bouton, Jr. of Allegany)

BRONSON, JAMES (went "west" in 1823, married ? Thrall, daughter of Pardon Thrall)

CLARK, JAMES R. (Brother of Sanford and Barak)

CLARK, SANFORD (brother of James and Barak, never married)

CLARK, BARAK (brother of Sanford and James)

FOBES, JOHN (father of Milton B. And George)

FOBES, GEORGE (son of John)

FOBES, MILTON B. (Son of John)

HEPBURN, JAMES

HINDS, ROBERT (went to the "great northwest")

JONES, HOMER (son of Benjamin)

JONES, EBENEZER (brother of Benjamin)

JONES, BENJAMIN (father of Homer Jones)

McCLUER, PENUEL

McCLUER, H.W.

McCLUER, KIBBEE (married Emily Boardman, sister of O. P. Boardman)

McCLUER, SAMUEL

MORRILL, MASTEN

NORTON, ANDREW A.

ORTON, HORATIO (postmaster for a few years)

RICE, LUMAN (brother of Allen, Justus, George)

RICE, JUSTUS (brother of Allen, Luman, George)

RICE, GEORGE (brother of Allen, Luman, Justus)

RICE, ALLEN (brother of Luman, Justus, George)

SIMMONS, SETH (father of Ephraim)

SIMMONS, EPHRAIM

STILWELL, WILLIAM (moved to Franklinville)

STONE, ? (Rev., organized first church, came in 1822)

THRALL, ? (married James Bronson)

TRACY, JOSIAH

VAN DUSEN, JOSHUA

WARNER, DENNIS

WARREN, AHIJAH C. (Father of Seth W. Warren)

WEEKS, JOSHUA (left soon after arriving)

WEYMOUTH, DANIEL
 


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