EARLY RECORDS OF THE 

TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH

FREDONIA, NY


Copied from Parish Register by Donna Mills.
For "official" copies of these events, you may write to
Trinity Episcopal Church, 11 Day Street, Fredonia, NY 14063.
This article appeared in The Chautauqua Genealogist Vol. 23 No. 3 Aug 2000, page 50-56.
Permission to digitize this article was given by the Chautauqua County Genealogical Society.


BAPTISMS

Names               Parents                       Birth            Baptism
Sally & Emily       James & Ruth Morgan                            Sept 28, 1823
Robert C.           David & Mary Brown            April 30,1824    Sept 19,1824
Theodore            Jacob & Lydia Houghton        April 30,1824    Sept 19, 1824
Nicholas            Watts & S. Wilson             Sept. 12, 1823   Feb, 1824
Joseph              Watts & S. Wilson             May, 1825        Sept. 18, 1825
Amanda              Merritt & Amelia Allen                         Sept 18, 1825
Merritt             "                                              "
Louisa              "                                              "
Jacob Q.            Alvah Elliot                  May 2, 1819      Jan 6, 1826
James C.            "                             June 9, 1823     Jan 6, 1826
Horace              Mrs. Herman                                    Mar. 26, 1826
Alonzo              "                                              "
Mary D.             "                                              "
Ruth                Jonathan & Susan Sprague                       Mar. 26, 1826
Thomas              "                                              "
Philander           "                                              "
Sarah               "                                              "
Susan               "                                              "
Harriet             Orris & Sally Crosby                           July 13, 1826
Jackson             "                                              at the death bed of
Olive               "                                              Mrs. Crosby.
Emeline Church      (unclear if child of the Crosby family - if not no parents or dates listed)
Albert              Leverett & Charlotte Todd     Feb 1, 1825      Sept 24, 1826
Justin Chamberlain  Alvah & _____ Elliott                          Sept. 24, 1826
Warren Henry        David & Mary Brown            Feb 10, 1826     Sept 24, 1826
Asenath             Merritt & Amelia Allen        July 7, 1826     Oct. 15, 1826
Harriet             Jon. & Susan Sprague          Nov. 24, 1827    Dec. 23, 1827
Samuel              Watts & Sally Wilson          Aug 6, 1827                   1827
Henry Hobart        "                             March 3, 1829    June, 1829
Frances Ann         "                             Oct. 26, 1830    May 31, 1831
Emily Electa        Harvey & Debora May           Oct. 7, 1829     July 29, 1832
Jonathan            Jon. & Susan Sprague          Sept. 8, 1831    July 29, 1832
Alfred Houghton     Asa & Sarah Rood              Aug. 27, 1829    Sept. 2, 1832
Sabina              Jacob & Polly Cole            Jan 22, 1824     Sept 2, 1832
Sally Jane          Watts & Sally Wilson          Oct. 26, 1832    March 10, 1833
Mary Ann            Asa & Sarah Rood              Dec. 21, 1832    March 10, 1833
Julia Anna          Harvey & Deborah May          Nov. 15, 1832    March 10, 1833
Watts               Watts & Sally Wilson                           July 26, 1835
Louisa Charlotte    Leverett & Char. Todd                          July 26, 1835
Franklin            Jonathan & Susan Sprague                       Jan. 3, 1836
(Asa) John          G.S. & Julia Porter           March 21, 1815   Aug 26, 1832
Isa                 "                             Aug. 17, 1817    Aug. 26, 1832
Franklin            Watts & Sally Wilson          (infant)         Feb. 12, 1837
George C.           Harvey & Debora May                            Apr. 10, 1837
(this child died same day as baptism.)
Emma Jane/June      John & Mary Reed                               Sept. 24, 1837
Elizabeth           Thos. & Jane Dickinson                         Sept. 24, 1837
Hobart              Earnest & Mrs. Mullett                         Dec. 24, 1837
Oscar Wilder        "                                              "
Earnest Augustus    "                                              "
Henry Colville      "                                              "
Mary                Jon. & Susan Sprague          infant           Good Friday 1838
Augustus Henry      Augustus & Margaret Corey                      Apr. 7,1839
William Frederick   "                                              "
Annie               Henry & Sarah A. Andrus       infant           April 14,1839
Franklin            Albert H. & Julia Camp        infant           April 7, 1839
Elizabeth Hall      Julus A. & Martha E. Smith    infant           May 15, 1839
Mary                Wm. & Mary Colvill                             June 23, 1839
William             "                                              "
Walter              "                                              "
Marjorie            "                                              "
Catherine L.        I. G. & Flora Colburn                          July 25, 1839
Phoebe Ann          "                                              "
David               Dr. David & Margaret Colvill                   July 25, 1839
Ejizabeth           "                                              "
Henry D.            Jonathan & Susan Sprague      infant           August 25, 1839
Felecia Hemans      E. & Eliza Winchester         infant           Dec. 4, 1839
Sarah Salvina       James & Sally Mullet          11 years         Jan 19, 1840
Elizabeth           "                             7 years          "
Susan Darling       R. Rawley                                      Jan26, 1840
Annie Brown         "                                              "
Isabell             John Welsor                   4 years          April 5, 1840
Janet               "                                              "
John                "                                              "
Susan Ann           Thomas Bourne                 Sept. 6, 1833    April12, 1840
Thomas              "                             March 22, 1835   "
(above child died in Sep. 1838)
Henry               "                             Aug.28, 1836     "
John                "                             Aug.22, 1838     "
Ellen Minerva       Mr. & Mrs. Blareslee          Jan 19, 1838     June28, 1840
Lucius Smith        Dr. Holton & Amanda Ganson    1 year 3mo.      Aug 16, 1840
William             Earnest & Jane Mullet         infant           Aug 16, 1840
George              Wm. & Mary Colvill            infant           Dec. 27, 1840
Frances Ann         Wm. & Mrs. Petterman          7 months         Dec 27, 1840
Sarah Houghton      Alva & Lydia Braddish         infant           Feb. 27, 1841
Francis             Wm. & Mrs. Cunnington         infant           July 30, 1841
Margaret Smith      Jon. & Susan Sprague          infant           Aug. 8, 1841
Edwin Henry         John & Mrs. Reed              10 months        Nov. 1, 1841
Amanda              I.G. & Flora Cobourne         infant           Sept 1842
Catherine           Wm. & Caroline Risley         infant           Festival of All Saints
Lucius Smith        Abm. Field                    infant           4th
Jane Isabel         James & Mary Frost            infant           Ash Wed. 1844
Frances Maria       Eli & Emily Blakslee          Oct 13, 1843     Ash Wed. 1844
Marjorie            Wm. & Mary Colville           infant           July 28,1844
Henry Chauncey      C. & F.R. Tucker                               Aug 18, 1844
Walter              H.A. & H.C. Risley                             Aug 18, 1844
Katherine           C.F. & S.R. Matteson                           Aug 18, 1844
Walter Perry        Earnest & Jane Mullet                          Aug 18, 1844
Julia Caroline      Wm. & Caroline Risley                          Aug 18, 1844
Samuel Frederick    F.L. Ruggles Esq.                              Aug 18, 1844
Julia Lucretia      F.L. & Mary Ruggles                            Aug 18, 1844
Alice Darling       Levi & Sophia Risley                           Aug 18, 1844
Lucinda Rowley      "                                              "
Susan Wheelock      "                                              "
Julia Harriet       Mr. & Harriet Woodford                         Aug 18, 1844
Melanthon Dewit     "                                              "
Richard Mason       John M. & Jean VanKleek                        Aug 18, 1844
Olive Ann           Mr. & Eliza Lewis                              Aug 18, 1844
Hiram               "                                              "
Hellen              Pro Wilson                                     Aug 18, 1844
William Sprague     Wm. P. & Ruth Mellen          infant           Dec. 1, 1844
Daniel Douglass                                                    May 11, 1845
Ellen Douglass White                              June 20, 1827    May 11, 1845
Henry Keep                                        Oct. 28, 1820    July 27, 1845
Cornelia            Albert H. & Julia Camp        June 19, 1842    Aug 17, 1845
Frances Jane        ___ & Silva Tubba                              Aug 17, 1845
Mary Denison        "                                              "
William             "                                              "
Clarence Edmund     Zebina Ludd                   July 14, 1845    Sept 7, 1845
Olive Florella      Hanson & Harriet Risky        infant           Sept 7, 1845
Ellen Delia         Thos. & Delia Grovisner       May 13,1845      Sept 7, 1845
Flora Catherine     Chauncey & Florella Tucker    May 27 '45       Sept 7, 1845
Walter Clark        Thos. P. & Mary Tyler         July 22, 1845    Sept 7, 1845
Newton              Huron Lewis                   infant           April 23, 1846
Roswell             Roswell & Lucretia Rouley     child            May 21, 1846
Nancy Lucretia      "                             "                "
Ann Maria           Isherwood                     child            May 21, 1846
Delia Gertrude      "                             "                "
Don Alphonso        Gilbert                       child            May 21, 1846
Mary Eveline        "                             "                "
Hobart Norman       Norman                        child            May 31, 1846
Wilson                 & Eliza Lewis              infant           May 23, 1847
Ellen               Levi & Sophia Ann Risley      infant           May 23, 1847
Rufus               Thos. P. & M.A. Tyler         infant           May 23, 1847
Helen               Mary Charlotte Smith          children         May 30, 1847
Alice               "                             "                "
Franklin            Morris & Olive Cook           Dec. 29, 1845    June 29, 1847
Calvin Wilson       "                             Feb 6, 1845      "
Harriet Percis      Cyrus &JuliaM. Grannis        child            July 18, 1847
Charles DeWit       "                             "                "
Sarah Eugenia       "                             "                "
Marcus Simons       "                             "                "
Amanda Lucinda      Abraham & Eunice Field        child            July 25, 1847
Hannah              Albert & Julia Camp           child            Aug 8,1847
Mary                Rasselas & Dickenson          child            Aug 8, 1847
William Bryant      Geo. & R.B. Lathrop           child            Aug 22, 1847
Mary Adelaide       "                             "                "
Sarah Margaret      Adison C. & Eliz. Cushing     infant           Sept 5, 1847
Alonzo Hereford     nephew of  "                  child            Sept 5,1847
James Hazzard       Earnest & Jane Mullet         infant           April 9, 1848
Ellen Lewis                                       infant           Sept 17, 1848
Ellen Rood                                        infant           Oct 8, 1848
Ellen Jean Rogers                                 infant           Oct 15, 1848
Junius Augustus     Abraham & E. M. Field         infant           April 22, 1849
Ann                 Joseph & Alice Wilson         infant           April 22,1849
Dora                Henry & Phoebe Keep           infant           April 22,1849
Elizabeth King      Addison & E. Cushing          infant           April 22, 1849
Ellen Maria         G.N. & Mary Frazine           infant           April 22,1849
George Herbert      Laurens G. & H. H. Risley     infant           April 22, 1849
Kate                 I.W. & H.M. Champlin         infant           July 15, 1849
Charles Buckingham  "                             "                "
Frank Buckingham    "                             "                "
Risky               C. & E.R. Tucker              infant           July 15,1849
Mary Augusta        A.H. & J. Camp                infant           July 15, 1849
Sylvina Jane        Earnest & Jane Mullet         infant           July 15, 1849
Frank McEwen        ___& Mary O. Wells            infant           Aug 12, 1849
Eveline             J.H.. & S. I. Wilson          infant           St. Bartholomew Day
Franklin Leslie     Mrs. Catherine M. Chase       child            Oct 19, 1849
Samuel Brown        "                             "                "
Catherine Flora     "                             "                "
William Orville     Jonathan Dewit & Jane Aheat   infant           St John Evangilist Day
Jacob Apthorp       English emigrant                               March 23, 1850
Sarah Julia         ___ & Harriet Gilbert         infant           July 28, 1850
Jessie Maryland     Glisson                       infant           Aug 11, 1850
Edwin               Daniel Douglass               abt 2 years      Sept 21, 1850
Emeline Cooper                                    abt 6 years      Sept 29, 1850
George Henry        Geo. & Rebecca Lathrop        infant           Nov 11,1850

MARRIAGES

Date          Groom                                                Bride                         Note
1823          ___ ___                                           to ___ Smith
1823          Ben Styles                                        to ___ Moore
1824          Leverett Todd                                     to Charlott Woods
1825 Dec      ___ Higgins                                       to Mrs. Mack
1826 Mar 16   Elisha Norton                                     to Harriet Lowel
1826 Jun 16   Field Daler                                       to Sarah Walworth
1826 Oct 19   Elijah Risley                                     to Mrs. Winlow Harrington
1834 Nov 12   H. Ganson M.D.                                    to Amanda L. Smith               Leroy, Genesee Co., dau. of Rev. L. Smith
1835 Jan 8    Hoah C. Tarbox                                    to Orpha Golden
1835 Jan 29   Nelson Norman                                     to Eliza Ann Wilson              dau. of Henry Wilson
1835 Sep 19   Thomas Dickenson                                  to Jane Laciells                 (both of Charlotte)
1835 Dec.     Hanson Risley                                     to Harriet Crosby
1837 May 12   Ira Wilson                                        to Eliza Jane Lamors
1837 Aug 20   Thomas Nevens, North East, Pa                     to Angeline Merlett, Dunkirk, NY
1837 July 26  Jonathan Sprague                                  to Harriet Dewy
1838 June 13  Junius A. Smith                                   to Martha E. Hall                at Batavia
1838 Nov 16   Deius Walworth, Toledo, Ohio                      to Susan Sedrick, Rochester
1839 Jan 2    Geo. Lathrop M.D.                                 to Rebecca B. Copp
1839 Sep 25   Alvah Braddish, Cleveland, Ohio                   to Lydia D. Houghton             dau. of Jacob Houghton
1839 Oct 7    Robert Paddock                                    to Josephine Wilder              at Attica
1839 Oct 16   John Caswele                                      to Mrs. Elmina Stafford          (both of Forestville)
1839 Nov 14   Dascomb Allen                                     to Susan Darling                 (both of Dunkirk)
1840 Jan 8    Wm. P. Mallen                                     to Ruth Sprague                  dau. of Jonathan Sprague
1840 Jan 27   Morris Cook, Marsailes                            to Olive Wilson                  dau. of Watt Wilson
1840 Aug 16   Washington Smith                                  to Charlotte Merrills
1840 Sep 21   Rev Pascal P. Kidder, Branford (Bradford?)        to Emeline Burrows               at Mayville, dau. of J.B. Burrows, Mayville
1840 Nov 19   Helon Stone, Perrisburg (Perrysburg?)             to Elizabeth Cole
1841 Jan 14   Huron Lewis                                       to Eliza Wilson                  dau. of Watt Wilson
1841 Feb 7    Chas. Frederick Matteson of Dunkirk               to Sophronia Risley              dau. of Gen. Risley
1841 May 1    Samuel B. Chase, Rochester                        to Catherine Fellows
1841 Jun 30   Elnathan Bennet                                   to Roxana Hitchcock              (at Cheektowaga, NY)
1842 Jun 12   Edward Boyer                                      to Mrs. Hulda Ann Boure          widow of late Thomas Bourne
1842 Sept.    John S. Grouet                                    to Betsey Royal of Milford
1842 Oct16    Hiram Gilbert                                     to Harriet Bramen
1843 July13   ___ Champlain                                     to Harriet Buckingham
1844 Jan 9    B.E Cotton                                        to Rebecca Champlain of Grand Gulf
1845 Sep 23   Eli P. Wilson                                     to Sally Backus
1845 Sep23    John Pearson                                      to Sarah Laciells                (both of Charlotte)
1846 Apr21    Thos. P. Grovesnor Buffalo, NY                    to Delia Risley                  dau. of Gen. E. Risley
1846May3      Philander Sprague                                 to Hannah Bristol                dau. of Josiah Bristol
1846 Jun24    Wm. Moore                                         to Philura Rood
1846 Sep 29   Geo. C. Rood                                      to Louisa Woodworth              (Easter Day)
1843 July13   Stephen P. Mead                                   to Susan W. Barker               dau. of Gen L. Barker
1843 Sep 17   Charles Powel                                     to Maria Cheanise                dau. of Isaac Cheanise
1843 Sep 25   Edward Douglass                                   to Susan Sprague                 dau. of Capt. Jonathan Sprague
1843 Dec28    Zebina Judd                                       to Eliza Tumer                   Both of Fredonia
1844 Feb 18   George White                                      to Minerva Baldwin
1844 Apr 7    Hiram A. Haight                                   to Eunice Stevens                dau. of T.S. Stevens of Westfield
1844 May 13   Marcellus C. Renyon                               to Mary Ann Mann                 dau. of D. Mann, M.D. of Youngsville, Pa
1844 June 9   Jared R. Babcock                                  to Adelia Mann                   dau. of D. Mann
1844 Sep 12   Chester C. Percival                               to Elizabeth Sherman
1844 Oct 10   Henry Keep                                        to Phebe E. McClure              dau. of Orin McClure, of White Water, Wis. (unclear if Henry or Orin is of White Water,Wis.)
1844 Dec18    Joseph Wilson                                     to Alice Cranston
1844 Dec 22   Sam’l T. Douglas                                  to Silena Buckingham             dau. of Alanson Buckingham of Detroit, Mich.
1846 Dec 13   Iona DeWitt Wheat                                 to Jane Colville
1846 Dec13    Geo. W. Love                                      to Abba L. Love                  (in Forestville)
1847 May 4    WilliamA. Fellows of Ellicotville (sic)           to Mary L. Barker                dau. of Barzilai Barker of Portland
1847 Jun 5    Anthony Hamilton                                  to Elizabeth Chesnise            dau. of Isaac Chesnise
1847 Jun 7    Orrin Morrison of Forestville                     to Arabella Durlin
1847 Aug 5    Norman B. Dawley                                  to Mary Chassey
1847 Dec 8    William Brady                                     to Mary McDonald
1848 Jan 1    Jacob D. Chalmers                                 to Mary Braman
1848 Jan 15   Thomas Cave                                       to Sarah Thomas
1848 Jan25    Thomas Lake                                       to Mary Grey                     at house of Abraham Field
1848 Jun20    Sanford P. Hunt                                   to Jane Stevens of Hunts Hollow, Livingston Co.
1849 Jan 3    Alfred N. Sisson                                  to Thyrsa T. Bradley             at the home of HA. Risky, Dunkirk
1849 Jan 11   Rev Charles Arey Rector of St. Peters, Westfield  to Sarah Crosby                  dau. of Win. Risley
1849 May 1    John Page of Forestville                          to Nancy Wilson                  dau. of Isaac H. Leach
1849 May 30   Delos Wentworth                                   to Sarah Wheat                   at St. Pauls Church, Rochester
1849 Sep 6    Samuel Wilson                                     to Adeline Kidder
1849 Sep 6    Nicholas Wilson                                   to Sarah Brigham
1849 Sep11    Isaac Hays Leach                                  to Emily A. Green
1849 Oct 10   Addison C. Cushing                                to Ellen Cumming
1849 Nov 18   Christopher Brown                                 to Mrs. Letzy Dix                at Forestville
1849 Dec 25   Judson Cushing                                    to Fanny K.                      dau. of Hubbard E Weels of Salem
1850 Sep 23   A. Risley French                                  to Sarah Ann Bourne              at Sheridan

Provided by Donna Mills, 2000.