Kay Brownell Tue Oct 14 16:27:28
BAKER, Henry M. and Hannah (Blanchard) - Info on HENRY M. b 1825 and
HANNAH BLANCHARD Baker b 1827 in NY. Their children born in Colesville
(Broome) NY as follows:
IRA Baker b 1844
JESSIE VIOLA Baker b abt 1848
MARION Baker b 1852
ADELIA Baker b 1853
WILLIAM E. Baker b 17 Nov 1855
DELBERT Bakerb 1859 d as infant
ELBERT Bakr b 1859 d as infant
VIOLA D. Baker b 1865
This family removed to Clymer Twp., (Tioga) PA bet 1866 and 1870,
presumably after the death of the twins as they are not listed on census
records there. I believe these children were all married in Tioga Co.,
PA, as the surnames of the people they married were all old Tioga Co.,
Shirley Kay Brownell
3219 State St.
Caledonia NY 14423-1209
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Robert E.Armstrong Fri Oct 17 10:29:52 1997
I am searching for information on the family of Levi FRANCIS and Hannah
STEARNS. Their son, Philander K. Francis was born in Chenango Co, NY on
Dec 28, 1811. Mr. P. K. Francis married Clarinda ARMSTRONG. Clarinda's
parents were Joshua ARMSTRONG and Phebe STEARNS of Waldo, Ohio. Clarinda
was born in Monroe Co., NY on Dec 25, 1817.
Both Levi and Hannah FRANCIS died in Chenango Co., and are reportedly
buried in Sherburne.
Joshua ARMSTRONG was a native of England and Phebe STEARNS was from
Any information on any of these related families would be greatly
appreciated. Please note that Joshua ARMSTRONG, Phebe WAIT, and Isaac
STARNES, who are listed in the Jackson Twp, Champaign Co., Ohio 1820
federal census, are all listed in sequence on page 510.
Houston Tracy, Jr. Sat Oct 25 22:53:45 1997
GENSON Samuel Cox b 9 Dec 1807 Greene Village, Chenango Co., NY, son of
Silas and Mary GILBERT GENSON. S.C. GENSON md. abt 1830, (?) NY to Mary
"Polly" Ann HUNT or HUNTER who was b 14 Feb 1815, (?) NY.
They had: Charles b 1831 Steuben Co., NY; Rosa Jane b 1834, (?) PA;
Silas II b 1836; Levi b 1838; Mary 1841, all in Tioga Co., PA; Sally b 1843
(?); Jonathan b 1846; Emily b 1847; Emeline b 1847; Zachary Taylor b 1849,
all in Lucas Co., OH.
Would like marriage record for Samuel Cox GENSON and Polly.
and/or Contact with descendants.
Reply to: Houston Tracy, Jr. TreSearch3@aol.com
Houston Tracy, Jr. Sat Oct 25 23:06:04 1997
TRACY, Charles Peter (or vice-versa) b 17 May 1802, (suspect Chenango Co) NY
parents unknown (mother likely an AVERY, since has son by that name)
md Betsey (surname unknown) b 12 Apr 1811, (?) NY.
They had: Eber b 1832; Lydia Ann b 1835; Sarah M. b 1837; Edward C. b 1839;
Mary Jane b 1841; Charles Avery 1844, all born (?) NY. Their last child,
Phebe A. Louisa is the only one I have been able to locate a birth record in
the Town records of Eden, Erie Co., NY. She was born 5 Dec 1847.
I have the Family Bible of Edward TRACY and it lists complete birthdates and
some death dates, but no birthplaces.
AVERY may be the connecting link to the TRACY's of Connecticut back to
Lieutenant Thomas TRACY.
Need Charles Peter's parents to proceed !
Would also like his marriage record to Betsey !
Reply to: Houston Tracy, Jr. TreSearch3@aol.com
Alan Malz Tue Oct 28 20:48:08 1997
Seeking info on any member of the SOWLES line that lived round Mt Upton.
Several of the Sowles line are buried in Maplewood Cemetery and wonder
if anymore of Charles L. or Loyd E. Sowles relatives still reside in the
area. Charles and Loyd were born in Delawarte Co and moved into
Chenango Co. after WW 1. Anyone with info, please contact me at either
this address or at email@example.com Thanks for your assistance.
Milbrey Otto BURGETT Fri Oct 31 16:31:23 1997
CHURCH, John. Researching the ancestors, family, and descendants of John
CHURCH [b. Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., MA; d. 6 Oct 1825, Oxford,
Chenango Co., NY]. He m. Anneche HOLLENBECK [b. 1766; d. 23 Oct 1825,
Oxford, Chenango Co., NY. They migrated to Chenango Co., NY from
Berkshire Co., MA.
Milbrey Otto Burgett
777 Bayshore Drive, #601
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Talma Klaassen Tue Nov 4 13:19:21 1997
Seek parents of Catherine COLEMAN, wife of Joseph FRAZEE, residents of
Chenango co. NY, Oxford twp and or Smyrna twp. They married in 1836 in
Chenango co. Joseph Frazee was the son of William Frazee of Oxford twp
,Chenango co NY. Frazee family came from Herkimer co NY. Originally
from NJ. Talma Klaassen firstname.lastname@example.org
Ann Pelto Tue Nov 4 19:09:46 1997
Ripley Winfield Sherman descendants: Need to know Ripley's mother's name;
father was Ephraim. Ripley buried Ninevah with wife Miranda Olds. He was a
prominent businessman in Broome Co mentioned in Broome Co Bio 1889.
Haley Sat Nov 8 10:52:13 1997
I am seeking information about David and Stoddard CARNAHAN who both
appear in the 1810 census for Chenango Co. Thank you. Jim Wolford
Suzi63376@aol.com Sat Nov 8 21:46:50 1997
THOMAS, WILLIAM P.
Born in Chenango County New York about 1837. Moved to Michigan. Don't know
when . Looking for any information.
BOSCman Sun Nov 9 08:10:28 1997
Looking for information on Family of John Riddle/Lephe Gates who moved to
Preston from Leyden, MA in 1807. Lived on farm, held by Guy Richards of New
London,CT, in bark covered log cabin. Known children were John Leonard
Riddle;b 2/20/1807, Samuel; Julia Ann; Samuel T., b 1819; George, b 1822;
William Pitt, b 1828; Susan, b 1831; Lovinia; Mariah; and 1 other. Lovinia
would marry Ruel Crumb by 1835. She is buried in Onandaga. Julia Ann would
marry John Brown and lease the family farm from John Leonard by 1840. Lephe
Gates sister Anna married Nathan Noyes who was teaching school in the area
by 1817. John Riddle died on 5/10/1833 in Preston. By 1834 Lephe Riddell
and her children were complled to rent a section of the Hancock farm in
Preston. John Leonard attended school at "The Corner" taught by Polly
Chase about a mile from the farm. John Leonard's fast friend was Randolph
Williams of Preston throughout his life. In 1824 John Leonard had a job as
a mail carrier between Norwich and Cortland. In 1825 he was teaching in
Solon, NY. In 1826 he taught school in Truxton, NY. During 1826 he enrolled
in the Oxford Academy. By 1829 he got a BA from the Rensslear Academy in
Troy, NY under Amos Eaton. He also received his MA from Rensslear in 1832
while in Marietta, OH. John Leonard would go on to be a professor at the
University of Louisianna Medical College(Tulane) for 30 years, the US
Melter/Refiner at the US Mint in New Orleans for 10 years, and the New
Orleans Postmaster during the Civil War.
BOSCman Sun Nov 9 10:02:38 1997
I am looking for information on all members of John Riddell. John Riddle
and Lephe Gates moved from Leyden, MA in early 1808. John was born
12/15/1783 in Colerain, MA and died on 5/10/1833 in Preston, NY. They
settle on a farm in a bark covered log cabin in Preston on land owned by
Guy Richards of New London, CT. Their children were John Leonard, b
2/20/1807; Julia Ann; Lovinia; Mariah; Samuel; Samuel T., b 1819; George, b
1822; William Pitt, b 1828; Susan, b 1831; and one other. Julia Ann married
John Brown. John would lease the farm from John Leonard about 1840. Lovina
would marry Ruel Crumb and be buried in Onandaga. Samuel T. would not be
heard from after working on the Erie Canal, on his way to work for John
Leonard in New Orleans, in 1835. Lephe Riddle and her children would rent
land on the Hancock farm in 1835 after her husband died.
John Leonard attended school at "The Corners", about a mile from the farm
in 1811. Classes were taught by Polly Chase. John Leonard would become
lifelong friends with a local resident, Randolph Williams. His aunt and
uncle, Anna Gates Noyes and Nathan Noyes would begin teaching by him at a
local school by 1817. In 1824 John Leonard had a job as a mail carrier
between Norwich and Cortland. In 1825 John taught school in Salon, NY. He
taught school in 1826 in Truxton at the request a a lawyer named Brush.
John enter Oxford Academy in 1826 and then entered Rensslaer School at
Troy, NY. He studied under Amos Eaton and got his BA in 1829. John would
receive his MA from Rensslaer in 1932 while teaching in Marietta, OH. John
went on to be the Melter/Refiner at the New Orleans Mint for 10 years, a
noted botanist, a professor at the University of Louisianna Medical
School(Tulane) for 30 years, and the Postmaster Of New Orleans during the
Kara Howe Wed Nov 12 11:59:50 1997
I am looking for any info on the following family: Daniel SCOTT died
Plymouth township 8 Dec 1865; wife Roxcy died 1 Dec 1856; children Jay,
Horace, Walter, Asa, Perlina (married Ralza CRUMB); Eliza (married Hiram
BLIVIN); Roxy (married ? BACON); Merrick died 17 Feb 1871 in Chautauqua
Co., NY married Betsey CHAPPEL in Norwich, NY.
I am a decendent of Merrick SCOTT and Betsey CHAPPEL and am interested
in finding any info on them. They had children: Rebecka, Charles Calvin
Merrick, William, Mary, Jabez, Hiram, and Margret.
Merrick may have had other children by a previous marriage.
E-Mail: HOWE@MADBBS.COM Postal: Kara Howe, PO Box 222, Mayville,
Jean Vineyard Wed Nov 12 17:03:05 1997
I have located information that my great great great grandfather Cornelius
ATHERTON died in Afton NY 4 December 1809. I believe he may have had a
son named Cornelius also. If anyone can confirm this or provide any
information I would appreciate the assistance.
W. Jean Vineyard
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Jack Winn Sat Nov 15 22:26:09 1997
My gggg-grandfather Thomas Low b. 1755 and died 1819 in Sherburne, NY
(I believe Chenango Co.). His wife was Geertrui Vosburg and I believe
they were buried either in Sherburne or Columbus, NY.
Their son, my ggg-grandfather Thomas Witbeck Low was born before 1819 in
Sherburne or Albany. He married Elsie/Elsie Ann Curtis/Curtiss possibly
in Chenango County. Are there any history books on Chenango County that
might include a biography of the Low/Lowe family? Is there a record of
early burials in cemeteries in Sherburne or Columbus which includes this
Low/Lowe family? Is there a record of marriages in Chenango County or
the Dutch Reformed Church that might list Thomas Witbeck Low and
Elsie/Elsie Ann/Elsey Curtis/Curtiss and any biography or names of her
Curtiss parents. I appreciate and thank you for any and all information
you may be able to give me. Charlene Winn
Suzanne R. Ecker Sun Nov 16 15:02:38 1997
My great great grandfather, William P. THOMAS was born in Chenango County NY about 1837. I am looking for any information regarding him or his parents.
ANN MARIE ROSE Tue Nov 18 14:49:04 1997
I am looking for any information on SETH ROSE b. abt. 1840-50's. He married ESTELLA RUSH b. 1852 in Binghamton, Broome Co., New York. He may have been from Herkimer. They had a son Elmer b. 1871. I have no other information on either of them.
Carolyn Carter Johnson Wed Nov 19 05:14:53 1997
Looking for info/connections to LIVERMORE family in German,
Chenango Co. CHARLOTTE LIVERMORE (b. 15 Nov 1829) married
MORRIS ROGERS on 13 Oct 1844 in Ohio. Who were the parents
of CHARLOTTE?? Other info on LIVERMORE family, early settlers
of German Twp. ANY info, connections, help would be much
appreciated. Delighted (!) to share. Many thanks in advance.
Kristofer Lyon Wed Nov 26 18:12:22 1997
I am lookking for any information about the parents of Alexander Lyon, born 21 Apr 1776. He was married to Olive VanVurgah and lived in Chenango Co, NY. Thanks for your time and good luck with your search!
Carolyn Carter Johnson Sat Nov 29 07:37:42 1997
Looking for information/connections on LIVERMORE family of
German, Chenango Co. CHARLOTTE LIVERMORE (b. 15 Nov 1829)
was (supposedly) daughter of DANIEL LIVERMORE and DESIREE (MEAD) LIVERMORE.
Other children of Daniel and Desiree apparently were:
Alanson, Abraham, Samantha, Zalmon, Alonzo, Orrilla and
Jarrietta. Who were parents of Desiree MEAD? These folks
are my umpteenth gr-grandparents. This was a BIG early family
in Chenango-surely someone besides me must be a descendant?
Looking forawrd to hearing from you!
Larry Bradley Sun Nov 30 14:35:52 1997
I'm looking for any information about a Perry Brown who lived in Chenango County, New York about 1850. His wife was named Margaret Safornia(?). They had a son named Courtland Delvino Brown (my great-grandfather), born 22 Feb, 1849. Courtland later move
d to Iowa. I would appreciate any information about Perry or Courtland and will share the information I have. Please send any information to my e-Mail address (email@example.com).
Albert Curtis Thu Dec 4 17:19:07 1997
Looking for descendents of Albert Gay Curtis. I was raised as an only child. However, an elderly relative, prior to death, told me there was another child. I do not know whether she meant of my parents together or by one of them separately. So, I am searching to see if there is any record of another child born to either: Albert Gay CURTIS or Merle Irene Dobson (CURTIS). Any help you can give me would be appreciated.
Albert Curtis, Jr.
Marcia MacMullan Thu Dec 4 18:02:05 1997
Seeking more information about the families of Nathaniel BENTON, Caleb NURSE, and Reuben BUMP, who were enumerated in the 1790 Census for Chenango Co, town of "Juno" or "Juneau". In particular I am seeking the parents of Isabel NURSE, who married Nathaniel BENTON probably in Chenango Co. They were settled in Delaware Cty Ohio on or before 1815, when my great grandmother Delia was born. Isabel's parents were Lucy Bump and "Grandfather Nurse" and family legend says she was descended from Rebecca Nurse of Salem witchcraft trial fame.
Pete LARSON Fri Dec 5 13:02:40 1997
Need info. on Diantha WHITCHMARSH-NORTON. Married to Hiram NORTON Before 1844 Lived in German, Chenango Co. in 1850 (1850 Census) need her parents and any other info. you can help me with.
Charles Cooper Sat Dec 6 06:51:04 1997
Looking for parents of John Edward MULWANE b. 1850 m. Elizabeth JOHNSON Children:James, Mary,Frank, George, Hattie and Sylvia. Hattie m. Silas BUTTS, 2nd. Levi WILLIAMS. Sylvia m. Amenjo? IRELAND, Amenjo may be a nickname, as some say it was Alph
onso. Any help with the IRELAND and MULWANE would be appreciated. They lived in the Bainbridge - Afton area. Thanks, Charles "Bud" Cooper
Bonnie Bossert Sun Dec 7 18:02:56 1997
JOHN FLEMING, found on 1880 census, Norwich town. ED 103, sheet 28, Line 12. l b. Ireland. Wife MARGRATE b. Ireland ch. MARY A. b. NY, JOSEPH b. CT,MARGARETTA b.
NY, My grandmother, WALTER, b. NY, JOHN b. NY. Any info deeply appreciated. If Possible snail-mail copy of this census page listed above. Will pay for copies of any info. Please reply. Thank you.
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Ann Mein Wed Dec 10 08:40:35 1997
I am looking for a Mary (Lizzie?) (Elizbeth?), maybe Mary Elizabeth HUBBARD b. probably ca. 1880 probably Smithville Flats Chenango County or vicinity. She married Eugene VAN DUZER prior to 1902, They had children Queenie, Robert and I think two others. They moved to PA (where Eugene was from) are in PA 1910 census, then I believe back to Chenango or Broome County for a while. Perhaps even to Onondaga County later. Daughter Queenie we have established is my mother's first cousin is 95 now and
still wants to know about her mother. My mother is Edna VAN DUZER EDWARDS and is 93 now. Her father was John Wesley VAN DUZER brother of Eugene VAN DUZER. We don't know what happened to either of these brothers. My maternal grandmother was Margaret HUBBARD, (I believe b. in Oxford) She married Eugene F. PITTSLEY, both born ca. 1860. Can anyone help on any of these lineages? Thanks!
ca 1860. Ann M. Mein
Sharon Nichols Tue Dec 16 19:33:19 1997
I"m looking for info on Paul and Sarah NICHOLS who moved to Bainbridge between 1810-1820 from Guilford,VT. They had a son James b. Jan 19, 1797 and died between 1860-1865 in Allegany county. He married Mary "Polly" IRELAND b. Nov 5, 1799 and died July 1886 in Hinsdale,NY. Mary's parents were James IRELAND 1776-1850 and Lydia INGERSOLL 1776-1864. Would like to share any info on these family's. Thanks
Timothy L. Pratt Sat Dec 20 16:34:28 1997
Would like the earliest record of Rueben Pratt in Chenango County. From 1800-1840.
Lerigh Eckmair, The Gilbertsville Free Library Mon Dec 22 05:05:07 1997
Gilbertsville, N.Y. - For a local history project concerning Civil War Veterans, we are seeking information on family members of Anthony STEWART, Jr. of Butternuts (his parents were Anthony, Sr. and, Polly STEWART of Butternuts).
We are seeking information about his sister: Caroline b. 1821 Butternuts and last known reference is 0n 1850 Census for town of Butternuts, she was listed as age 29 and unm. Information about his first wife: Phebe A. b Chenango Co 1835 and son, George b Butternuts 1854. Also information about his step-son, Alonzo E. BROWN b 1850, the son of his wife Margaret (VROMAN?) BROWN, who married 3 Jul 1876 at the residence of Mr. Stewart in Butternuts, Lizzie L. PRICE of Butternuts. Alonzo and Lizzie PRICE BROWN lived in Gilbertsville until 1900 when they moved to Norwich. Later they moved to Unadilla.
Anthony STEWART, Sr. and his wife are buried in Brookside cem. Gilbertsv- ville. Anthony STEWART, Jr. is buried in the Civil War Veteran's Circle also in Brookside cem. His wife Margaret (VROMAN BROWN STEWART and her daughter Sarah BROWN, known to be the step daughter of Anthony STEWART, Jr. are buried together in St. Matthew's cem, Unadilla. If we could find one, we really need a copy of a photograph of Mr. Stewart.
Cindy Stanton Mon Dec 22 14:22:24 1997
Nancy WIlBUR b.27 Mar 1832 in Smyrna, Chenango county. Her parents were possibly Benjamin WILBUR and Melinda WICKWIRE. She married Atwell WINCHESTER 8 Apr 1853 at the Baptist Church in Lebanon (Madison County). The minister was Bella Palmer. By 1864 she
was living in West Amboy(Oswego County) with 3 children and he was killed in the
Civil War at Petersburg, VA. She died 16 Aug 1924 in Oneida at the home of her daughter Frances Ashby. I am looking for something to verify her parents and siblings. Also, I am looking for any information on the WINCHESTER family.
Charles Turner Wed Dec 24 08:22:47 1997
My wife has multiple ancestors from Chenango County. I am interested in purchasing a history of Norwich County as well as a history of Oxford. Anyone having these books for sale, please contact me at my e-mail address or:
Charles A. Turner, III
2416 Plymouth Avenue
Bexley, Ohio 43209
Voice: (614) 231-5221
FAX (614) 231-7433
William Vogel Sat Dec 27 10:20:11 1997
We are looking for informatin on George Washington Brown who presumeably lived in East Pharsalia, New York in the early 1800s. Specifically, we want to know if and when he immigrated from England. And if so, which town or city?
Maryanne Cowell Mon Dec 29 18:46:42 1997
Looking for information on James Tourget STORM, born in Greene in 1777. He was married in Greene in about 1798. Would also like information on Anson STORM, born in Greene in 1799 and married Harriet CALDWELL, and information on Abraham STORM, unknown date of birth, but he married Eva ROOSA about 1776 in Greene.
Linda Selman Tue Dec 30 20:01:49 1997
My GGGrandfather Andrew Newman came to Sherburne, NY around 1851, his wife was Mary (Heslin) Newman.
Their son Michael and wife Hannah (O'Daniels or Daniels) were my GGrandparents.
I would love any information on both families please.
Thank you for any help you can give to me.
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