DUTCHESS COUNTY QUERIES

Surnames Beginning with "S"


SABIN, NILES. Seeking information about family of Capt. Joshua SABIN m. abt 1778 to in Dutchess Co., NY to Desire NILES. Capt. Joshua SABIN entered the military at age 14 and was commissioned a Capt. in 1792. Believe they had 11 children: Joshua b. 1779 (died young?); Betsey b. 1781; Jonathan b. 1783; Lyman b. 1785; Aaron b. 1786; Ezra b. 1788 (died young); Nathaniel b. 1789; Ezra (my ggg-grandfather) b. 1790; Polly b. 1795; Ira b. 1850; Ezekiel b. 1801. pendon@execpc.com 1297

SABINS, FULLER. Seeking information about family of Israel SABINS and wife Chloe FULLER. Child: Egbert b. Dutchess Co., NY. Mark Lay, 1490 E. Wintergreen Cir., Layton, UT 84040 carholr@aol.com 0297

SAILS/SALES/SAYLES, Francis. Seek correspondence with anyone who has a SAILS/SALES/SAYLES connection in Dutchess Co., NY in 1820. I have twenty five years of research and will gladly share information. Cheryl Arver arver@voyager.net 0697

SAWYER, WILCOX. Seeking information about Samuel, Orvinza or Thomas SAWYER, and Elisha or Roswell WILCOX in Tompkins or Dutchess Co., NY. Ron Schmitt rdschmitt@aol.com 1296

SAYLOR, Charles. Seeking ancestry of Charles SAYLOR b. 2 Dec 1786 in Springfield, Brulington Co., NJ. Before 1810 he moved to Dutchess Co., then to Canada. He was a Quaker. The 1790 Ulster Co. census lists a Zachariah SAYLOR in Mamakating Town, an Abraham SAYLOR in Marbletown, and a Daniel SAYLOR in Rochester Town. Randy Saylor rsaylor@arcos.org 0297

SCHAEFFER, NEHER. Seeking information about the parents and siblings of Catherine SCHAEFFER b. 1730 Rhinebeck, Dutchess Co. NY, buried 20 Feb 1810 Rhinebeck, Dutchess Co. NY. Married abt 1753 to Carl NEHER b. 1731 Rhinebeck, Dutchess Co. NY, served as Private in 5th Regiment of the Dutchess Co. Militia under Cols. HUMFREY and VANDERBURGH during Revolutionary War, buried 4 Jul 1810 Rhinebeck, Dutchess Co. NY. Together had 5 children including Catherine NEHER b. 6 Apr 1763 Rhinebeck, Dutchess Co. NY, d. 1820 Schoharie Co. NY who married Nicholas WALDORF /WALDORPH b. abt 1760 Rhinebeck, Dutchess Co. NY d. abt 1820 Schoharie Co. NY. Happy to share my info with anyone. John Warren Burt johnburt@prodigy.net 1197

SCHAMBERGER, MOSER, RAMSBERGER, HANSS. Seeking correspondence with any descendants of my great-great grandfather, Bernhard SCHAMBERGER who lived at Poughkeepsie, N.Y. from late 1840's to 1903. He was born 15 Apr.1816, Hofheim, Kingdom of Bavaria, Germany and died 6 Aug 1903 in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. He married 1) Catherine MOSER. Their children: Catherine and John. He married 2) Josephein RAMSBERGER. Their children: Theodore, Elizabeth, Rosa, Wilhelm, Julia. He married 3) Maria Katharina HANSS. Ethel Handley ehandley@mddc.com 0597

SCHERMERHORN, EDMONDS. Seeking parents of Peter SCHERMERHORN b. 20 Nov 1790 in Dutchess Co., NY d. 8 Apr 1860 in Chenango or Otsego Co., NY m. Rachel EDMONDS (dau. of Kennedy EDMONDS and Leah COON) b. 12 Jan 1795/6 in Dutchess Co., NY d. 4 Mar 1869 in Chenango or Otsego Co. Peter and Rachel are both buried in Chenango Co. Their children born in Dutchess Co. were as follows: Homer b.2 Jul 1813; Smith b. 12 Jun 1815/6; Ann b. 17 May 1817; William S. b. 27 Apr 1818; Jane Willis b. 14 Aug 1821; Schuyler b. 15 Nov 1823; Catherine b. 14 Oct 1825. Their children born in Otsego Co. were as follows: Edmond J. b. 21 Dec 1828; Levi b. 11 Mar 1831; Nicholas b. 19 Sep 1833; Harriet Almira b. 6 Nov 1836; Frances b. 19 Sep 1838. According to census records there were three Schermerhorns in the town of Pawling in 1790: Jacob, Cornelius and John. A William Edmonds was also there in 1790 who, I believe, is married to Rachel Kennedy Edmonds and are parents of Kennedy Edmonds mentioned above. I have evidence that a John Schermerhorn of Amenia was a witness to Rachel Edmond's will dated 9.10.1812 along with Josiah Wheeler and Joseph Davies. Executors were Kennedy, son and Samuel, son with sons Samuel, Kennedy, George and Hugh listed as heirs. In 1800 and 1810 town of Rhinebeck Census a John Schermerhorn is in Dutchess Co., in 1820 town of Dover a Hiram Schermerhorn is listed and in the town of Washington a Peter Schermerhorn who is, I believe, my g-g-g grandfather. He appears again in 1830 census in town of Union Vale and two other Schermerhorns are listed in Dover. In 1840 I find him in Columbus, Chenango Co., in 1850 and 1855 he is listed with other family members in Edmeston, Otsego Co. Schuyler died young and may be buried in Dutchess Co. Sally Chirlin, 457 State Hwy. 320, Norwich, NY 13815 chirlin@norwich.net 1297

SCHOUTEN, MCLEAN. Seeking information about Richard SCHOUTEN and his wife Miss MCLEAN. Records show Richard SCHOUTEN came from Holland to Amsterdam NY and then to Canada about 1712. I have also found a mention that he came from Fiskal (perhaps Fishkill), Dutchess Co., NY. He married a Miss MCLEAN from Scotland who died May 2, 1835 in Ernesttown Township Ontario Canada. It is noted they had two children: Daniel McLean b.1771 d.April 8, 1849 m. Barbara Ann SMITH; and Sarah d. 1813 m. Daniel FRASER. Debra Gordon dgordon@bconnex.net 0497

SCHULTZ, John C. T. Seeking informaiton about descendants of John C. T. SCHULTZ b. May 03, 1828 in Mecklenburg, Germany d. June 17, 1884 in Belle Plaine, MN m. Johanna b. June 24, 1832 in Mecklenburg, Germany d. January 27, 1920 in Osakis, Minnesota. I have been advised that the people born in New York were most likely born in Dutchess County, but have no confirmation of that. djdowel@ibm.net 0997

SCISUM/SISSON, DAVIE. Seeking information about Jane Christine SCISUM/SISSON and ancestors. She was baptized in the German Reformed Church, Rhinebeck, Dutchess Co, NY abt 9 Sep 1795. She was the daughter of Johannes SCISUM/SISSON and Magartha KUHN/KOEN. She m. 28 Dec 1813 in Otsego Co., NY to Samuel DAVIE. ruththoden@aol.com 0497

SCISUM/SISSON/ZISSUM, KOEN. Seeking information about Johannes SCISUM/SISSON/ZISSUM m. before 1783 to Margaretha KOEN b. abt 1760. Children: Elizabeth b. 1783, bpt. St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hook, NY d. 1869 in Otsego Co., NY; Henry bpt. 26 Feb 1786 St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hook, NY; Anna bpt. 15 Apr 1787 Germantown Reformed Dutch Church, Columbia Co., NY; Catharina bpt. 11 Jan 1789 Germantown Reformed Dutch Church, Columbia Co., NY; Petrus bpt. 5 Sep 1790 Germantown Reformed Dutch Church, Columbia Co., NY; Margaret bpt. Jun 1792 St. John's Reformed Church, Red Hook, NY; Eva b. 1 Mar 1795 bpt. Germantown Reformed Dutch Church, Columbia Co., NY; Jane Christine bpt. 9 Sep 1795 Germantown Reformed Dutch Church, Columbia Co., NY; John Merwin bpt. 19 Nov 1797 Reformed Church, Linlithow, NY; Gretchen bpt. 2 Sep 1799 Germantown Reformed Dutch Church, Columbia Co., NY; Jacob bpt. 22 Sep 1801 Germantown Reformed Dutch Church, Columbia Co., NY d. Otsego Co., NY; Sophia b. 10 Apr 1803 bpt. Germantown Reformed Dutch Church, Columbia Co., NY; David bpt. 10 Feb 1805 Germantown Reformed Dutch Church, Columbia Co., NY; Wilhelmus bpt. 18 May 1806 d. Otsego Co., NY; Sarah "Sally" b. abt 1807 Cherry Valley, NY. ruththoden@aol.com 0497

SCOTT, John Dwayne. Seeking information about John Dwayne SCOTT b. 8 Mar 1848 in Fishkill, NY. 1851 moved to Hornby, Steuben Co., NY. (son of John SCOTT b. 27 Jul 1812 in Dutchess Co., NY and Ann WILSON b. 6 May 1817 in Putnam Co., NY). Will share information. Nancy Scott scott.vin@verizon.net 0902

SCOTT, CARPENTER. Seeking information about John SCOTT b. 1809 near Fishkill, NY m. in Sullivan Co., NY to Betsey CARPENTER of Plattekill. They were in Marlboro at the time of the 1830 census. Vivian Jensen vijen@soca.com 1096

SCOTT, COSINE. Seeking information about James SCOTT who married Elizabeth COSINE, a widow, on 11 Feb 1783 in the First Reformed Church in Poughkeepsie, NY. Douglas V. Smith, Box 65, Sharon, VT 05065 nina.swaim@valley.net 0397

SCOTT, WHIPPLE. Seeking information about family of Daniel /SCOTT b. abt 1700 in Attleboro, MA and wife Mary WHIPPLE b. 1704 in Providence RI. Daniel and Mary relocated to Dutchess Co., NY. Children: Judith, Daniel, Abigail, Joseph, John, Mary and James. Mary SCOTT m. Barnabas CAREY and removed to Luzerne Co. PA. Seeking information on SCOTT, WHIPPLE and CAREY families. jfca@aol.com 1197

SCOTT, WILSON. Seeking information about John SCOTT b. 27 Jul 1812 in Dutchess Co., NY m. Ann WILSON b. 6 May 1817. Pat Randall patr@lightlink.com 0896

SEABURN/SEABORN/SEBURN. Wondering whether anyone has researched the surname from the old "Fishkilltown" area, perhaps now LaGrange, Dutchess Co., abt 1800. My Robert WASHBURN, originally from Westchester Co., lived in LaGrange area from about 1800-1818, near his brothers Darius and Silas, had a wife whose first name is not known. She would have been b. abt 1780. Robert's first son was named Silas WASHBURN (after Robert's father); his second son was named Seaburn WASHBURN (b. 1815). As Seaburn is an unusual first name I looked it up as a surname in Dutchess Co. and found the family of Isaac SEABURN for one, but his children are pretty well accounted for. There does not appear to be a "stray" daughter who would or could have married Robert WASHBURN ca. 1805-1810. Catharine Helck pp002531@lmindspring.com 0697

SEAMAN, WILSEY. Seeking information about John SEAMAN m. 1774 Deborah WILSEY in Poughkeepsie, NY. Child: Catherine b. 1782. What happened to these three? Did Catherine have sibs? Douglas V. Smith, Box 65, Sharon, VT 05065 nina.swaim@valley.net 0397

SEE, Adam. Seeking ancestry of Adam SEE b. abt 1775. 1840 census lists him living in Milan. Children were christened 1806-1814 in the Gallatin Reformed Church, Columbia Co. Frequently on both side of county border. Possibly related to John SEE b. Amenia. David See dsee@preferred.com 0197

SHADER. Seeking information about the SHADER family from Dutchess Co. Mr. R. Leslie Shader, P. O. Box 2164, Fort Collins CO 80522 Phone: 970-484-0107 rleslie@jymis.com or rlshader@lamar.colostate.edu 0997

SHAVER/SCHAFFER, John. Seeking information about family of John SHAVER/SCHAFFER d. Rhinebeck, NY m. 1751 in NYC to Magdalena "Lena" FEIL and moved to Rhinebeck, NY. Lena m.(2) John DEVOE and moved to Albany Co., NY. Her sister Maria FEIL m. 1752 in NYC to George HUTTON and moved to Albany Co., NY. Her sister Elizabeth FEIL m. 179 in NYC to Isaac VAN ARNUM and moved to Albany Co., NY. Alana Bauman sbauman@netnitco.net 0297

SHAW. Seeking information about the SHAW family of Dutchess Co.and Putnam, especially Michael SHAW (b. bef 1755) of the Fishkills and earliest Robert SHAW (b. abt 1735) of Kent Putnam Co. Trying to sort out the early family. Especially interested in the earlist William SHAWs. Janet Newman janetn@igc.apc.org 0897

SHAW, Timothy. Seeking information about Timothy SHAW, Loyalist. He resided in Carmel, on a farm at the north end of Lake Geneida (Shaw's Pond). Timothy SHAW was one of the first settlers of Carmel. He was imprisoned during the Revolution d. 1779 in Long Island. Children: Deborah and John m. Amy CARLE. Terrence Shaw georshaw@enoreo.on.ca 0197

SHAW, STICKLE. Seeking information about Jane SHAW/SCHUH/SHOE (maybe daughter of Elisabeth) b. 2 Apr 1786 d.11 Jan 1834 in Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., VT. m. 2 Apr 1805 in Gallatin Reform Church in Columbia Co., NY to Frederick P. SICKLE. A census shows Frederick P. STICKLE in Easttown, Dutchess Co. NY. My father also talked of relatives from Queensman, Dutchess Co., NY. Need a Frederick birthdate, parents for both. hcrosier@ix.netcom.com 1197

SHEARER, LANGDON. Seeking ancestry of William SHEARER b. 1 Mar 1752 d. 5 Mar 1847 I Essex Co., NY m. 18 May 1773 at Dutch Reformed Church in Fishkill to Letitia LANGDON b. 3 Nov 1751 d. 29 Mar 1812 at Stillwater, NY. Shearer may be Dutch (Scherer). William's father may be Theovaldus. krockwel@library.utah.edu 0897

SHEARS. Seeking parents of two SHEARS boys buried in St. Peter's Cemetery, Lithgow, Dutchess Co., NY. They are Charles Alonzo SHEARS d. 1 July 1850 1y 19m and Watson SHEARS d. 19 Oct 1840 12y. RobtRoss@hotmail.com 0302

SHEARS, TRIPP. Seeking parents of Abraham SHEARS, b. 13 Aug 1782 in Dutchess Co. m. 23 Feb 1805 to Hannah TRIPP in Dutchess Co. RobtRoss@hotmail.com 0302

SHEPHERD, CLARK, BURR, McLARNEN, HOUK, McDOUGAL, MARTIN. First, I am looking for a list of SHEPHERD/SHEPARD/SHEPPARD, etc. wills in Dutchess Co., NY for the period 1750-1800. Your county is either listed or is adjacent to one of the counties listed below. ......Second, I'd like to know the names of the children/beneficiaries in each of these wills, in hopes of finding a Daniel who might be the right age to marry by 1777, or in hopes of finding any of the following highlighted people. ......Third, I'm trying to find something on the possible family of William SHEPHERD b. in MD d. in Alleghany Co., PA m. Mary CLARK; they lived in MD during 1760-1770. William's possible children were Daniel, William, Abihail, Moses, David, Joseph, and John. This is very tenuous at this time. --1) Daniel SHEPHERD b.1757 NY d.? m.1777 in Orange Co., NY to Cloe BURR b. 1762 d. 1852 in KY and they lived in Greenbrier Co., VA; Madison Co., KY; Montgomery Co., KY; Bath Co., KY; and Greene Co., OH. --2) William Shepherd b.1759 in MD/NY/NJ/MA d. 1843 in Boone Co., IN m.1784 in Westchester (Co.?), NY or Orange Co., NY to Abigail McLARNEN and they lived in Alleghany Co., MD; VA; PA; Warren Co., OH; Clinton Co., OH; Putnam Co., IN; and Boone Co., IN. --3) Abihail SHEPHERD b.1757/9 m.1795 in Alleghany Co., MD to Rev. John CLARK b. 1841. --4) Moses SHEPHERD b.1760/5 d.>1832<1840 in Clinton/Delaware Co., OH m. in MD/PA to Mary HOUK and lived in VA; Warren Co., OH, Clinton Co., OH and Deleware Co., OH. --5) David SHEPHERD b.1760/5 in MD d.1819 in Warren Co., OH (or was it MD?) m.1790 to Rebecca CLARK b. 1770 d. bef 1820 and they lived in Alleghany Co., MD; PA; VA; and Warren Co., OH. --6) Joseph SHEPHERD b. abt 1764 d.? m2.1799 in Alleghany Co., MD to Rebecca McDOUGAL and they lived in Alleghany Co., MD; Warren Co., OH; and Clinton Co., OH. --7) John SHEPHERD b. abt 1766 d. >1830 in Warren Co., OH, m.1804 in Alleghany Co., MD to Ann MARTIN and they lived in Warren Co., OH. ****** Please tell me where you saw my query, so I will have a clue to what you have seen. James R. Davis, 6708 Austin Way, Sacramento, CA 95823 james.davis@dynasty.omnibbs.com 0198

SHIBLEY/SHIBBLEY, John. My first ancestor in America was John SHIBLEY, born in Mt. Albia, Switzerland in 1717, who arrived in February 1739 and settled in Nine Partners, Dutchess County, NY. He married (unknown) and had two children: Jacob and Frederick SHIBLEY, both born in Dutchess County. About 1750, the parents were divorced. Shortly thereafter, between 1750 and 1753, John Shibley married Anne WAYMAN, probably in Dutchess County, and they had nine children, who were probably born in Dutchess County, including my direct-line ancestor, Henry Milton SHIBLEY, who was born 12 Jan 1762 in Nine Partners. I am particularly interested in Jacob and Frederick, sons from the first marriage, who supposedly settled in lower Pennsylvania. Since the Shibley surname is so seldom found in queries, I will freely exchange information. Dell L. Nelson dlnelsonco@msn.com 0697

SHIRLEY, Alexander. Seeking information about family of Alexander SHIRLEY who lived in Dutchess County in 1800. He may be the father of Philander and/or Harmon SHIRLEY. Nancy Tweedie tjt5@calinet.com 1297

SHUTTS/SCHUTTS/SHUTE/SHUTT. Seeking information about the following people: Lewis F. SHUTTS b. 1946; Lewis M. b. 1917; Ray b. 1888; Ebenezer b. 1847; Peter b. 1811; Simon b. 1780; John b. 1753; Adam b. 1728 and Johannes b. 1705. 9 generations, primarily in Columbia and Dutchess Cos., NY. Will trade information. Lewis or Sheila Shutts ace13551@aol.com 1096

SLACK, Wile/Will. Seeking information about Wile/Will SLACK who served in Rev. War from Dutchess Co. Records show he was born in Rhode Island. Who were his parents, who did he marry, did he have children, and what town did he live in? Also looking for information on Benajah SLACK (possibly Wile/Will's father) who was listed in the History of Dutchess Co--reference to a road running near his property in 1763. Any information appreciated. Mary Slack Maynard, P.O. Box 265, Palm Harbor, FL 34682 mmayn93990@aol.com 1197

SICKLER/SEKLER. Seeking information about the following people: Zacheriah/Zacherias SICKLER/SEKLER; George/Jurg SICKER/SEKLER and wife Kesiah; Martinus SICKLER/SEKLER; Hermanus SICKLER/SEKLER; John SICKLER/SEKLER. All in Dutchess Co., NY at time of 1790 census. bhsick@aol.com 1296

SILSBY, Jonathoan. Seeking information about Jonathoan SILSBY b. abt 770 d. 1796. His widow Hannah b. 1771 in Poughskeepsie, NY m. 1796 in Elmira to Gersham LIVESAY. Who were Hannah's parents? Susan DuBois zoltar@nwlink.com 0797

SILVERNAIL, HOUCK. I am looking for information about John W. Silvernail (b. 1806) in Fishkill, Dutchess County, NY. His father's name was William Silvernail and mothers name was Charrity Rerich. I don't know who John's siblings are, or who his parents-parents are. I know there are a lot of Silvernail's from this area and hoping that someone can help me. John W. Silvernail later moved to Hammondsport, Stueben County NY and married Mary (Polly) Houck (7 Children) and Esther Weaver (14 Children). John W. Silvernail died in Stueben County in 1886. Teresa Dertina tdertina@jeffco.k12.co.us 0198

SIMMONS, DUTCHER. Seeking information about family of Lawrence B. SIMMONS and his wife Amelia DUTCHER. They lived in Dover, NY. Lawrence died in 1841 when he was 31, leaving Amelia with two small sons, Uriah and Theodore. luni5@aol.com 0497

SIMMONS, LIVINGSTON. Seeking information about Abraham SIMMONS b. abt 1772 possibly Dutchess Co., NY m. abt 1794 in Columbia Co., NY to Lydia LIVINGSTON. They resided next to Henry SIMMONS, age 73, in Ontario in 1807. The 1790 census shows Abraham and Henry SIMMONS in Rhinebeck. Is this the same Henry SIMMONS who m. Susannah TREVER? Beth Mulac amulac@torchlake.com 0197

SINSABAUGH/SINCERBEAUX/SENSEBACH. Seeking descendents. Will exchange information. Steve Sinsabaugh sinsabaugh@worldnet.att.net 0996

SIPLE, SNYDER. Seeking information about Charity SIPLE b. 13 Jun 1773, probably in Dutchess Co. d. 7 Jan 1854 at Burgessville, "Canada West" m. abt 1795 in Dutchess Co. to Philip SNYDER. Everett A. Parke, 1624 44th St. N.W., Washington, D.C. 200078 EAParke@aol.com 1097

SISOM, VAN SCHUYVER. Seeking information about my ggggrandmother Jane SISOM. Although she resided with her husband Samuel VAN SCHUYVER in Rochester NY., I am told she might have originated from Dutchess Co. She died 4 Oct in Rochester, NY. Suzanne Zan54@aol.com 0897

SITZER, Frederick, Jacob or Martin. Seeking information about Frederick, Jacob or Martin SITZER. Frederick was born in Dutchess Co. 1781. I would like to know where. Also, he married Phebe, last name unknown. Looking for her last name and date/place of marriage. Jacob and Martin were borthers that came to America in the vessel "Brothers" that docked in Philadelphia. They appear in the 1790 cnesus for Rhinebeck. Any information on either of them, specifically marriage, offspring and death info would be greatly appreciated. Kathy Sitzer kmsitzer@mc.net 0997

SLOCUM, John. Seeking information about John SLOCUM (son of George SLOCUM and Lucretia FISH) b. abt 1786 in Dutchess Co. Barbara Lewis lewisb@jcave.com 0897

SLOCUM, FISH. Seeking information about George SLOCUM b. 27 May 1761 in Pawling, Duchess Co. m. Lucretia FISH. Barbara Lewis lewisb@jcave.com 0897

SLOTE, FERRIS. Seeking information about family of Joseph Brundage SLOTE b. 8 Apr 1811 in Dutchess/Putnam Co., NY d. 21 Dec 1884 m. 27 Apr 1838 to Sarah Ann FERRIS. Joan Fraser Jocarf@aol.com 1197

SMALLEY, Mercy. Seeking information about Mercy SMALLEY b. 1782 d. 1839, probably daughter of Zachariah Smalley b. 1660 d. 1811. Delijim @aol.com 1197

SMALLEY, COLE. Seeking information about Hannah SMALLEY d. 1811 m. Elisha COLE, II b. 1719 d. 1826. Delijim @aol.com 1197

SMITH, Josiah. Seeking information about family of Josiah SMITH, who lived in Poughkeepsie, NY. He had a son, Nathan Douglas b. 1791. Josiah may have served in the Civil War. What was his wife's name? bucky535@aol.com 0497

SMITH, Simeon. Seeking information about Simeon SMITH b. abt 1800 in N.Y. and wife, Anne (last name unknown) b. abt 1805 in Canada. They were living in Stanford, Dutchess Co. N.Y. in the 1830's. They had a son, Martin Richard SMITH b. 1831 in Stanford, Dutchess Co. N.Y., also a son Simeon SMITH b. 1835 N.Y. I have extensive information on the family's decendents. Diane Wahl wahlboy@nidlink.com 0597

SNEDEKER Seeking information about descendants of Uriah, Richard, Hannah, Martha, Teunis or Theodorus SNEDEKER. All shown as living in Dutchess Co. 1790 at 1st US Census. Believe my immediate ancestors in PA moved from Dutchess Co. natasha@epix.net 0697

SNOW, Eli/Elijah/Elias. Seeking information about Eli/Elijah/ Elias SNOW who lived in Northeast, NY. He had a daughter, Phoebe, born in 1788, who married Judge Platt PELTON of Monticello, NY. Anne Hurst ahurst@epix.net 0897

SNYDER, William Mathias. Seeking information about William Mathias SNYDER b. 30 Jan 1814 in Norwich, Ontario, Canada m. Ellen (?). Parents immigrated 1812 from Washington, Dutchess Co., NY with the following families: LANCASTER, WOODROW, CORBIN, EMIGH, GILLAM, BARKER, NICHOLS, HAIGHT, LOSEE, SUTTON, PECKHAM, GRIFFIN and COHOE. Loree Leatherdale-Wilson john@bigwave.ca 1096

SNYDER, SCOUTIN. Seeking information about family of Ira SNYDER and his wife Elizabeth SCOUTIN. They lived at Rhinebeck in Dutchess County. They had one daughter born 1864 who was baptised at the Episcopal Church of the Messiah at Rhinebeck. I would like more information on the church and them. Ira would have been b abt 1815. Allison smaps@midrivers.com 0997

SOGG(S). Seeking information about the SOGG(S) family name. Timothy SOGGS b. abt 1760 in Washington, Dutchess Co., NY m. Mary B. ? One of their children was Maribah (Maribee) SOGGS b. 1785 m. John FELLOWS. Other children may be William, Ananias and Polly. There was also a Thomas SOGGS with a family. These SOGGS are my ancestors, and very little is known about them. Betty Rhodes crhodes@ibm.net 0497

SOPER, VAN DYKE. Seeking information about Sarah (or Sally) SOPER b. 1767 m. Cornelius VAN DYKE. Sarah is thought to be one of the many SOPERs living in the Scoharie area about that time. The family might have been among early settlers in Amenia. Cornelius is thought to be a descendant of one of the partners of the Dutchess Nine Partners Tract. Paul Van Dyke pvandyke@pacbell.net 0797

SORNBERGER, NEELY. Seeking information about family of John Silvernail SORNBERGER b. 6 Aug 1776 in North Amenia m. 10 Sep 1799 in North Amenia to Jeanatte NEELY b 1777 in Dutchess Co. Children: Lucetta, Almeda, Sidney, George and Hannah Ann, all born between 1801 and 1814. All children were born in Northeast, N.Y. John's father was George SORNBERGER. The U.S. Census of 1820 places John in Amenia with a field of occupation of agriculture. Bob Lowe Cavalry21@ aol.com 1197

SOULE, George. Seeking ancestry of George SOULE, son of Benjamin SOULE and Elizabeth DAVIS, b. 1759 in Dutchess Co., NY d. abt 1815 in NY m. Rachel HATFIELD of Dutchess and Albany Cos., NY. Children: Stephen b. 1792, Frederick Coomer b. 1795 m. Mary HARE, Elizabeth, Sarah, George b. 1800 m. Jane KEEFER and Benjamin J. b. 1803. Bryan Huneycutt bryan@smartlink.net 0297

SOUTHARD, Samuel. Seeking information about Samuel SOUTHARD m. 9 Aug 1800 Dutch Reformed Church, Fishkill, NY to Jemima TER BOS. Will share information. Cliff Hayes cliff@connecti.com 0197

SPENCER. Samuel and brother Cornelius. Seeking information about Samuel and Cornelius SPENCER, farmers. Samuel m. Mary GREGORY of Conesus. She and Samuel are buried in Livonia. Children: William Henry b. abt 1821. This family is not related to Samuel SPENCER and Olive CASEY of Canadice. Sheila Spencer familyact1@aol.com 0197

SPENCER, HUFF. Seeking information about wife and children of Hedley SPENCER 1774 at Dover, Beekman Patent, then Orange Co. Loyalist 1780 d. 1783 in NY. Children: John and Andrew, to Canada after the Revolution. Seeking other children: Henry m. 1780 at Goshen, Orange Co. to Mary HUFF. Moved to Prince Edward Co., Ontario, Canada. Children: Isaac, William, Rufus, James, etc. abt 1780s. Kate MacKay mackay@adan.kingston.net 1096

STALL, FINGER. Seeking birth/death dates for Rachel STALL and husband Rensellaer FINGER m. 1870. Who were her parents? They gave her land on Rt. 9 just south of the Columbia - Dutchess Co. line, later known as "The Finger Homestead". Cheryl Morrison cpmalm@peganet.com 0198

STARK, Asahel. Seeking information about the family of Asahel STARK b. 1750s in NY d. 1822 in IN, and wife Sarah. Asahel is believed to be the son of Christopher and Susanna STARK, early settlers of Beeman and Pawling. The family resided from 1808 - 1812 in Caledonia, Genesee Co., NY, now located in Livingston Co. Carolyn Garner dgarner@dfwmm.net 0797

STARK, Christopher. Seeking information about Christopher STARK and his wife Susanna. Children: Asahel, William P., Nathan, John and Susanna. Susanna m. Daniel WALDO. Christopher b. 1728 in New London, CT. Children were born 1755-1772 in Dutchess Co., NY. They were living in Washington Co., NY after 1779. Asahel, William and John moved to Ontario Co., NY after 1800. Sharon Reck reck37719@aol.com 0497

STARR, COBURN. Seeking parents of Eli STARR (ca1820-1883) who m MARTHA Jane COBURN (sp?) in Dutchess County in 1847 and worked as a Blacksmith in Greenhaven in Beekman Twp until his death. Marriage Announcement says he was born in Putnam County, NY. Will share what I know about this family. normm@brinet.com 0198

STEENBACK, Phillip. Seeking information about Phillip STEENBACK of Dutchess Co., NY. Child: Silas. Robyn Welsh phantom@bwkip.com 0197

STEENROD, CALDWELL. Seeking information about Cornelius STEENROD b. before 1743 m(1). Mary Elizabeth CALDWELL m(2). Amy (?). Cornelius was a patriot. They moved to Ohio County, VA sometime before he died abt 1796. Augusta Eller aeller@delphi.com 0497

STEVENS, Chauncey Fosnett. Seeking information about Chauncey Fosnett STEVENS b. 1817 possibly in Dutchess Co., NY. Patricia Stevens Vinent bobovee@aol.com 1196

STEVENSON, Peter. Seeking information about family of Peter STEVENSON b. 15 Nov 1806 in Poughkeepsie, NY. Have information on his marriage and children - will be glad to share. Sherry Crawford Slcrawford@aol.com 0997

STICKLE. Seeking information about the STICKLE family of Dutchess Co., NY. I am particularly interested in a NICHOLAS J. STICKLE and his brother or father, John STICKLE who went to Sidney, Ontario prior to 1804. In the Dutchess Co. Tax list 1771-79 in Northeast Town there is listed a John STICKLE or Nicholas STICKLE farm. My ancestor was Henry STICKLE b. 1804/1805 in Sidney, Ontario. His father was Nicholas J. STICKLE of Dutchess Co., NY. Ginny codfish@aol.com 0497

STILL, Peter. Seeking parents of Peter STILL b. abt 1798 in Rhinebeck, Duchess Co. Walter Kloss, 7979 N. Ira Martin Ave., Crystal River, Florida 34428 wkloss@sunco.com 1297

STIMERS. Seeking connection between Jacob STIMERS, late 1700s, son of Jacob STIMERS b. 1748, and Aban Crocker STIMERS. Geoff Smith skizix@prodigy.com 0397

STONE. Seek contact with descendants of Sylvester STONE residing Dutchess Co., NY abt 1800. Seek to determine if he is son of Job from the mid 1700s in Rhode Island (Providence or Kent Co.). H. Andrew Brown habraun@pacbell.net 0198

STONE, BUSHNELL. Seeking information about Edward Louis STONE b. abt 1810 in Amenia, NY m. 1835 to Sarah (Sally) BUSHNELL. Maria Minear mminear11@mcn.net 0896

STORUM. Seeking information that indicates there were residents in Dutchess Co. during the 1700s by the name of STORUM. Jane L. Beecher, 1063 Scotts Corner Road, Milford, Delaware 19963. 0198

STOUTENBURGH. Seeking information about the "Stoutenburg Family Association." I am related to them though my father Harmon VAN DE WALTER of Wappingers Falls and his maternal grandparents, Jacob DE FROFF and Jane Ann(e) MARSHALL. Robert Van de Water sjworkman@aol.com 0197

SULLIVAN, BAMUSH. Seeking information about Mr. SULLIVAN m. Mary BAMUSH. Emigrated to Bedford or Bedford Village, NY in 1888. Children: Julia, Daniel, Dennis, Bartholomew, Nora, Ellen (Nellie), Cornelius, Margaret. Julia m. James MCNERNEY of Norwalk, CT. Nora m. Charles FORSYTHE of Dutchess Co. Patricia A. Haney TVSU13A@prodigy.com 0797

SUTHERLAND, Samuel. Seeking information about Samuel SUTHERLAND b. 29 Mar 1804 in Dutchess Co., NY, son of Roger SUTHERLAND b. 09 Jan 1775 in N.Y and Margaret (?). Roger's parents were Joseph and Sarah SUTHERLAND. Joseph was born in Scotland. Have lots of info on descendants to share and want to follow line to Scotland if possible. Also looking for remote links with COPPLE,WRIGHT and WATKINS. Barbie Johnson BarBQue3@aol.com 0597

SUTHERLAND, William. Seeking Scottish origins and descendants. He was an early settler of Cornwall, Orange Co., NY. Colin Page cspage@fta.com 0996

SUTHERLAND, CARPENTER. Seeking information about family of Susanna SUTHERLAND b. 7 Feb 1753 d. 12 Jul 1813 in Rensselaer Co., NY m. James CARPENTER b. 17 Mar 1747, probably in Dutchess Co., NY d. 24 Jul 1793. Colin Page cspage@fta.com 0996

SWARTWOUDT, Seeking information about Rachel SWARTWOUDT. According to Viele Geneal. (1913) Cornelius Viele m. Rachel Swartwoudt. He was known to have been bp. 1718 Pough. Ref. Ch., so she must be in the same general time frame. She died before he, and in his will it is stated Rachel, deceased, mother of a son then listed. No surname is given, but if the Viele Geneal is correct, I wish to find the parents of Rachel SWARWOUDT. There is no clear candidate in the SWARTHOUT Chronicles. Any help on this family mystery would be appreciated. Robert J. Taylor bobtny@mem.po.com 0397

SWARTWOUT, Jacobus. Seeking information about Jacobus SWARTWOUT of Fishkill area, 1700s, town of Swartoutville. Brothers: Samual, Rudolphus and Roelff. Rick Swartout richards@tomatoweb.com 1296

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