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Submitter: John Hanna
Query = Looking for ancestors of MAry Jane Hanna (nee Lent).
John's Home Page

Submitter: Carol S.
Query = Seeking info on the Levi Stow/e family of Truxton Twp., Cortland Co., around 1850. Levi's wife was Sarah, their children included Charles L, William, Henry H., Emeline, Grover F., etc. who were born between 1830 and 1846. Levi was probably a farmer. Any assistance greatly appreciated. Thank you. Carol S.

Submitter: Leslie Gifford
Query = Seeking any information about Roy W. Langdon, McLean, Town of Groton, New York. Killed in action on March 1, 1945 in Germany. Grandmother lived on Scott Road.

Submitter: Genevieve Harvey
Query = I am looking for any one who knows the where abouts of Beatrice Chapman.She is my Great Aunt. Her name may possibly be Rawson or Jones now.Her brothers were George H. and Floyd Chapman.

Submitter: carl harris
Query = looking for any info on thomas harris ,lived in cuyler in 1880

Submitter: Roger Swan
Query = I am looking for information on the family of Dr. Robert D. and Hannah TAGGART who lived in Preble from 1804 to 1831. I am specifically interested in names & dates of the children.

Submitter: DeForest Canfield
Query = Cortland Rural Cemetary records.
Is there a Philemon B. Canfield buried there? He would be my great, great grandfather.

Submitter: Karen M. Klos
Query = Looking for Surname Harvey. Any and all information would greatly be appreciative. One of the interests is a John Calvin Harvey who married an Indian girl. Also, a John Harvey born about 1800. But uncertain his parents names and if this is the right Harvey. Also, Harvey's migrating to Allegany County aswell.

Submitter: Barbara Bennett Hurst
Query = I am looking for information on Loniel/Lionel Bennett b 1816 in Homer. Parents Loniel/Lionel Bennett and Sally/Sarah Norton.

Submitter: Carl Watts
Query = Searching for someone interested in sharing data regarding MERRIHEW-MERIHEW families of Cortland Co. NY. I have line from Stephen MERRIHEW 1790-1865 & spouse Betsy RAY ca1795-1859 back to progenitor in mid 1600's in Yarmouth, MA.

Submitter: Lisa
Query = Looking for ancestry information on Herbert Metcalf listed in the 1910 census of Cortland, Cortland Co., NY. Herbert Metcalf b May 1870 in East Varick, Seneca Co., NY. There are 2 Herbert Metcalfs born about the same time in NY and am trying to find out which one is in my line.

Submitter: David L Hickey
Query = The Owego House in Cortland, NY...about 1880 to 1920, any information will be appreciated

Submitter: Carolyn A Nelson
Query = I am looking for living relatives of David Eugene Smith 21 Jan 1860-1944 (who died without issue). Born in Virgil, Cortland, New York. Father Abram P and Mary Elizabeth (Bronson) Smith.

Submitter: Terry Schliewe
Query = Looking for someone to look-up 2 obits in Homer, NY for me.
Experience Oaks Thompson d 5-16-1891
Hammill Thompson 11-27-1884.
Willing to pay time and expenses.
Thank you.

Submitter: Ed Lincoln
Query = Am seekin info and ancestors searching for the Central Ny Cortlandville Two, Cortland Co., NY)family of Jeremiah Van Valen. Jeremiah was born about 1818. His wife Catherine was born abt 1827 and his son Charles was born in Oct of 1848. The son Charles later moved to Lackawanna Co, PA. I would appreciate any info on this family.
Thank you,

Submitter: Ruth E. Beardsley Parker
Query = Am attempting to prove a Mayflower line. Oliver Colegrove/Colgrove/
Coldgrove marr. Esther Tefft in RI.
They had 13 children, one was Joseph Colegrove marr. Hannah; she died and is buried in Groton, NY.
I need to prove that they had a son
Oliver Colegrove of Truxton, Cort-
land Co., NY marr. --- Laton and that Oliver and wife had a dau.
Jane marr. 1835 Truxton, NY Elias

Would appreciate any help and will
share inf on this line.

Thank you.

Submitter: David H. Penke
Query = I am looking for any info re Abel PARKER born 1813 Virgil, Corland Co. New York Moved to Wisconsin with wife Lucy Moffatt and three children (Theresa, Orson, Elizabeth) - after Lucy died in Manchester Wisconsin Abel returned to NY and married Hannah Sophronia Rose of Dryden, Tompkins Co., NY and they returned to Wisconsin. That was around 1847-49 Need to know who Abel's fathere was - I was originally told it was Abel Parker born 1769 abd buried in Parker Street Cem, Lapeer but that information recently became questionable.

Submitter: Kathryn Callahan
Query = I am interested in obtaining information about my cousin's family. His grandfather, Glenn E. Burgett, was the the son of Levi Burgett and Cornelia Beebe Burgett. He was one of several siblings according to the 1880 census. He died in the 1940s and was part of a clothing store in Cortland. I am particularly interested in any information on Levi and Cornelia's family.
Thank you.

Submitter: Kathryn Callahan
Query = I am interested in obtaining information on the family of Perry J. Whitmarsh and Emma Kelley Whitmarsh. I think Perry was from a Mennonite family and survived his wife. He was a wire puller at Wick Wire at one time. Thank you for any information you have,

Submitter: Doris Cook Smith
Query = I am seeking information on an Asa Lewis and a Betsey Nicols who was a witness for a Pension Record.
I am also seeking information on a Samuel Brown Cook.

Submitter: Margaret Crosby
Query = I am looking for information on William Crosby and his wife Lydia Hammond, I know that William was Born in Cortland, NY in 1801, am not sure when the family moved, but he died in PA in 1878 any one with any info on them please email me

Submitter: BJ Shawd
Query = Would someone please be able to lookup an obit for me on Kenneth Rourk(e)who died in December 1985 in Cortland, Cortland Co., NY. He was born on Oct. 10, 1906. I would appreciate this so much! Thank you. BJ Shawd

Submitter: jyce snoo sanford
Query = am trying to locate norma ratliff totman she had 2 children thomas and judy

Submitter: Rodney Jerome Stebbins
Query = I am am looking for birth infomation for George C Stebbins presumed in Homer, NY

Submitter: Stephen C French, Jr.
Query = Cortland Co. area: Looking for info on ancestors of Pharas (Phares, Ferris) FRENCH possibly born in Cortland Co on 1/23/1837. He left the area in 1847 for Michigan. Have image of 1850 Pontiac, MI census that lists him living with E. French (45yr female)head of household, Parshal French (19yr male), and Seldin (11yr male). No other hard info on the NY connection and no father's name.

Submitter: mike crook
Query = looking for Seagers of Trumansburg, Homer, Ithica. Please Click here to see a Charles H. Seager family desc. chart.

Submitter: Robert Boyd
Query = Burial place of Samuel Vunk (b.08/16/1806) & Olive (Miller) Vunk. Residents of Marathon NY per 1850 Census.

Submitter: Mike Crook
Query = Request any info regarding Raymond Seager (1901-1947) of in Homer. married Mary E. both now in glenwood cemetary. need surname for Mary E. children-Edith,Charles,James and Doris.
second wife was Marjorie Rumsey.

Submitter: Lou Ann Mc Intyre
Query = Seeking information on Byron Terry
& his wife Jane & their children
Fannie,Effie,George,Charles & James. Would like to know Jane's maiden name.

Submitter: Donald Ransom
Query = Looking for any information about the family of Job Ransom. Moved to Truxton from New England early in the 1800s. Job was a farmer and owned livestock. He was married to Lucinda Ball about 1820

Submitter: Roger Swan
Query = I am searching for information on the first wifr of Robert Earl Bourne (aka Earl R. Bourne). In the 1900 census he is shown married to a Pearl Ingalls and living with her parents Charles & Melvina Ingalls. The 1910 census shows him with his second wife Nila C, (Crittenden) who he married in 1904. Family history only covers this later marriage & resulting children. Does anyone have information partaining to the first marriage ?

Submitter: Beverly Walker
Query = Does anyone have the descendants of Daniel TRIPP 1804-1883 of Harford, Cortland Co.? I am searching for a female THOMAS who married into the Tripp line & lived in this area. Any response will be appreciated.

Submitter: Paul Johnson
Daniels - (pos) McDaniels
Query = We are looking for information on the Daiels family. The information we have is that Great Grandfather John Ceemore Daniels was born abt 1826 in fabius NY Cortland county. He enlisted in the 157th infantry in 1862 and I have infromation after that time but nothing on his parents or previous. The family name may have been McDaniels at some time.

Submitter: C.J.Sheldon
Query = Claude WEEKS married ?Gertie[BORDER}about1920 probably in Cortland County,-Solon or East Freetown.Claude WEEKS father was John WEEKS.His mother may have been named Alice[UNK]Seeking vital record information on this family.

Submitter: Maxine Perry
Query = Looking for information on great great great grandfathers.John Wheeler,md Sarah Johnson; had sons Abraham,Elijah,Isaac, Levi,. Daus Lizzie and nancy ,Samuel and( john Todd Wheeler, whos mother was Sybil Todd). Would like any nformation on these families you have .
In Early Settlers, you have a John Wheeler and alos John Wheeler . can you tell me if they are realated or same person ? Thank you . Maxine

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