Cortland County Queries
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Submitter: Rick Lucas
Query Text: I am looking for information on William Lucas, Sarah Knapp Lucas and William's Father Israel. Thank you for any help you can give me
Submitter: Roger Lundell
Query Text: We would like to know if the Keeney cemetery is still near Fabius,we visited it in the early 70's & found Benoni & Zelotes Hoskins with their wives. It's not listed in Cortland Cemeteries. Thanks R&C Lundell,Jamestown,NY
Submitter: Henry Keator Stafford
Query Text: Looking for info on descendents and atecedents of Josiah Stafford married to Elizabeth Male b.1/28/1815 d-11/25/1892
Submitter: Karen Glover
Glover - Morey
Query Text: I had about five members of one family of the Glover's die within a short time of one another in Cortland County New York in 1865. Can anyone tell me if there was an epidemic of some disease at that time and if so, what it was. Thank you.
Submitter: Susan Goo
Query Text: Looking for info on Frank S. Champlin, shown in 1880 Census, Groton City, Tompkins, NY. Was b. about 1861 in Cortland, NY. Parents William & Sarah (Welch)., migrated before 1888 to Iowa. Thanks, Sue
Submitter: Barbara Sherman
Query Text: I am looking for info on the parents of Pardon Haynes Lyon. He was born in Vermont; but moved to NY and appears in Wayne Co on the 1840 census and is buried in Potter Hill Cemetery in Taylor, NY. In the same plot is buried Abigail Lyon, widow of Joseph, died at age of 77. I am sure Abigail is his mother and Joseph is his father; but cannot prove it. The town clerk for Taylor has no records on this line. Can anyone help me?
Submitter: CARL JOHNSON
Query Text: Earnest E. Gardner married Sarah Spicer from Manlius,NY abt 1883. A daughter was born Nov. 07, 1884 Grace May Gardner. Family lore has them living in Ciccinnatus, NY. I am interested in any data about this family and possible descendants. Carl Johnson
Submitter: christine karns
Query Text: I have a John C brown born in truxton,cortland co in 1827. his parents were Gilbert born about 1794 married rachel Soles. they had children John, gilbert (maybe), frederick 1825, Thomas 1826. Some of the sons moved to tioga co Pa.My line is through John C married martha French, daughter of Moses french.. I would like to find more on theis Gilbert brown family.
Submitter: tim seaberg
Query Text: Would like info on a Clinton Fish family who lived in Cortland County and Chenango County.
Submitter: Gary Lester
Query Text: Seeking death date for Horace Craft, born 1802 in Chenango County. He and wife Harriet livumg in Taylor in 1870.
WHITE, HOAG, SNOW
Query Text: Looking for information on ICHABOD and RHODA HOAG WHITE. There are indications that an ALVAH WHITE lived in the Polkville, Cortland Co, area in the early-mid 1800s. Even an address for a historian in that area would be most helpful. Thank you.
Submitter: christine karns
Query Text: I am looking for a french family who may og lived here before going to cayuga co,NY. Samuel french born 1774-5 married martha rogers born 1778, married 1799. Children:Loren 1807,Ruth 1810-12, samuel 1815 married sophronia van schaick in 1834; (my line); Frances 1818, Lydia 1818 (by second wife Jane Vermillye he had Sarah & mary)more children not named. I also have a Gilbert brown born late 1700's ,lived in Cortland Co..married a Rachel Soles. children:John c 1827; Frederick 1824-5, Thomas 1826, and maybe a gilbert. i wouyld appreciate some help on these families.
Submitter: John Kilmartin
Kilmartin or Murphy
Query Text: Bridget Kilmartin left Ireland early 1870's for America. Thought to have married a Murphy (policeman) of Cortland County. Any help much appreciated.
Snover & Armstrong
Query Text: looking for info on Mildred Jane Armstrong Snover who died on Sept 18,1985 in the Cortland,Ny area.
Submitter: JOHN MOORE
Query Text: FAMILY LIVED IN VIRGIL DURING THE 1860'S. HORATIO E. MOORE LISTED IN H.P. SMITH'S "HISTORY OF VIRGIL" AS RECEIVING $300 BONUS FOR ENLISTING IN RESPONSE TO LINCOLN'S CALL OF OCT.17,1863. HOWEVER, HIS SON & MY GREAT-GRANDFATHER WILLIAM FRANCIS MOORE WAS THE ONE WHO WAS SWORN IN AT CORTLAND ON DEC.11,1863 AND SERVED UNTIL 1865. WOULD LIKE TO FIND CONNECTION TO HORATIO AND WIFE MARILLA,THEIR OTHER CHILDREN-ARTHUR,ELLEN,ESTELLE, & CARRIE.
Submitter: Janice P
Query Text: I am looking for information on Fred Hollenbeck and family from Virgil.
Submitter: Janice P
Query Text: I am looking for the Hilsinger Family from Marathon.
Submitter: Nancy Tweedie
Query Text: Looking for info on SHIRLEY family in Cortland County. I first find them in Homer, Cortland County, NY. Phares & Olive SHIRLEY are buried in Glenwood Cemetery. What info is available on Glenwood Cemetery?
Submitter: carolyn miller
Query Text: I am looking for a Clayton Gates, Vivian Gates or Rose Bradley Gates who all lived in Cortland, NY, back in the late 1800's and early 1900's.
Query Text: Need some info on the Harveys that were living in Cortland County in the early 1800's.Any help that you may offer will be very appreciated.I thank you' Answer by E-Mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Submitter: James M Breyman
Query Text: You listed a James M Breyman, do you know his middel name?
Submitter: jo anne chambers
Query Text: fred i. stevens and annette hollenbeck--married in scott,new york but lived on main street in homer,n.y. for many years---does anyone have any info on these people? this would have been in the 1880-1939 era
Query Text: Henry and Elizabeth Gardner. Henry died about 1870 in Cortland, Homer New York. Listed in 1860 as a Gentleman.
Submitter: Phillip Vanderwarker
Query Text: Any connections
Gardner - Twentyman
Query Text: Charles W Gardner was the son of Henry W. & Elizabeth Gardner and was listed in teh 1860 Census for Cortland County. Martha Twentyman was listed also and Charles and Martha were married in 1870.
Submitter: Les Bussing
Query Text: I am seeking information on my great grandparents Frederick Kimber Bussing and Marion Cornelia Totman, who was married in Homer, NY in late 1800's. Any info. would be greatly appreciated. Les Bussing
Submitter: Mary Graham Ethridge
Query Text: Looking for family information and connections to Desire Lake-Carpenter and DAvid Pierce CArpenter. Desire died in Solon, Cortland Co, NY 23 MAr 1856. She was born 19 Juy 1772 Cold Springs, Dutchess Co. , NY
Submitter: LAURIE TEETER SMITH DUNHAM
Query Text: GEORGE TEETER MD CAROLINE GROVER AND HAD FRANK TEETER MD ANGELINE DOLL BD SEBRING CEM NEWFIELD NY = THEY HAD WM H TEETER MD ANNA LOUISE WHITE AND HAD MY DAD. LOOKING FOR BURIAL SITES FOR GEORGE & CAROLINE TEETER'S AND FRANK TEETER'S BURIAL SITES OR WHEREABOUTS DURING YEARS OF 1850-1940. ALSO, ANNA L WHITE TEETER WAS THE D/O CHAS WM WHITE 1847-1923 S/O JAMES WHITE MD ELIZ SCOTT, CHAS WM MD ANNA ELIZ MARGARET POYNTER 1858=1939 D/O EDWARD POYNTER/POYNER - LOOKING FOR PARENTS. LIVED TOMPKINS, CORTLAND, CAYUGA COS., AND BROOME.
Submitter: ed BARNARD
Query Text: GEORGE A BROCKWAY Buried in Greenwood Cemetery was good friend of my Grandmother Martha C STILSON. Want to look at OBIT to see if he was member of SAR. Died 8/17/1953 @ age 90 Owned Brockway Motors - made trucks
Submitter: Judson E. Vickery
Query Text: Where is the Gay Cemetery in Cortland County NY ?
Submitter: Mr. Francis M. Stuart
Stuart (Stewart), Vincent
Query Text: I am looking for any Stuart family members that have or are still living in the Cortland County or surrounding counties. Around the early 1800s Hiram Stuart and his wife Anna Maria Vincent lived in this area. One of their daughters, Miss MARY STUART, was born April 11, 1821, in Cortland Co., N.Y. The Hiram and Anna had 7 sons and 3 daughters. Besides Mary, there was Robert, William M., Hiram N., John M., Elijah R., Perry H., and Hart L. (my great grandfather). The other three I do not know their names. The family was in the area until around 1851 and then moved to Ohio. If you have any information contact me at email@example.com Thank you Mr. Francis M. Stuart
Query Text: My gggrandparents elisha and emily EVANS came from Cortland Ct. It says Freetown. On the map I see two Freetown Corners and East Freetown. Which one would be back in the 1830's? Thanks, Sally
Submitter: Esther Slater
Bliss ,Nye, Webber
Query Text: I am looking for any info I can find on Everrett Bliss who was married to Jenny Nye and had a child Laura Bliss and Laura married a Benjanin Webber, If any one has anything on these people I would love to hear about them. I would love to find Everett Bliss's father and mother. Thanks for any thing anyone has if anything. Esther
Submitter: robin k. de frank
Query Text: I am looking for the parents/ancestors to an Abner W Owen born Dec 1836 in New York. He was married and lived in Springfield,Bradford,Pa. His parents are from NY also. I found an Abner Owen in the Census For 1830 in Virgil, Cortland; 1850 in Truxton, cortland census and was wondering if this could be my abners father.
Submitter: Francis McDermott
Query Text: Lawrence McDermott born 30 Mar 1917 son of Francis McDermott/Helen Clark(e) Born Cortland, NY. I'm not sure if Grampa Frank was F C. or F J McDermott. Thanks so much for any help you may be able to provide!
Submitter: Vicki Hall Titus
Thornton - Swift - Scouten
Query Text: Looking for information on Althea (Thornton) Swift Scouten, who resided in Cortland Co. after the death of her first husband, Heman Swift. Her maiden name has been recorded as Thorington in one source.
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