Erie County (PA) Genealogy

Index to Posted Biographies

Compiled by Bill Klauk


Below is an index of "Biographies" that were posted mostly by Gaylene Kerr Banister to the old GenConnect board during October to December 2000 only. Several others also posted to the Biographies Board. In late June 2001, the GenConnect Biographies board was merged into the single Rootsweb Message Board for Erie Co (PA). Although there is a search feature on the Rootsweb Message Board, those pages are not included in the Erie Co (PA) Genealogy site search engine, so this listing of names is provided to facilitate research. If a name is found in the list below, go to the Rootsweb Message Board for Erie Co (PA), change the radio button from "All Boards" to "Erie Board", and enter your search.


NOTE: Names are not listed in any particular order

  • JOSEPH P. METCALF : Surname: FLETCHER, METCALF, WILDER
  • PRESCOTT METCALF : Surname: BURDETT, CLARK, CLEMENS, COURTRIGHT, GRANT, HART, METCALF, REED, WILDER
  • FRED C. MEISER : Surname: BACH, MEISER, RHODE
  • DR. GEO. J. MEAD : Surname: COOKE, MEAD, WILHEIM
  • GEORGE V. MAUS : Surname: MARCY, MAUS, VANCE
  • MART MAUER : Surname: MAUER, VON BUSICH
  • SELDEN MARVIN : Surname: DINSMORE, LEWIS, MARVIN, NEFF, PARKER, SPENCER, WHALLEY
  • ELISHA MARVIN : Surname: COLT, GRISWOLD, HULL, HUMPHREYS, MARVIN, OLMSTEAD, PRENDERGAST, SELDEN
  • F. F. MARSHALL : Surname: BABBITT, CAMP, GALBRAITH, LINCOLN, MARSHALL, THOMPSON, WALKER, WEATHERBEE
  • JAMES C. MARSHALL : Surname: BARRETT, FREEMAN, GROVER, HARRISON, MARSHALL, NORRIS, PORTER, SHIRK, SPALDING, THOMPSON, VAN BUREN, VINCENT, WEATHERBEE, WEBB, WILSON
  • CLARK McSPARREN : Surname: JONES, LOCKE, McKAY, McSPARREN, STEEL
  • DANIEL McMAHON : Surname: LEHAN, McMAHON
  • JOHN McMAHON : Surname: BOWERS, LEHAN, McMAHON
  • GEN. D. B. McCREARY : Surname: CLARK, GALBRAITH, GEARY, GUNNISON, JOHNSON, McCREARY, POLLOCK, SWAN
  • JOHN C. McCREA : Surname: McCREA
  • R. T. McCLURE : Surname: BRANKSTON, HOWE, McCLURE, SHACKLETT
  • JOSEPH McCARTER : Surname: BLISS, BOWYER, LITTLE, McCARTER, MOREHEAD, SELDEN
  • W. W. LYLE : Surname: BRUNER, LAMB, LYLE
  • JAMES LYTLE : Surname: ANDERSON, BOOTH, DUNN, HARNED, JACOBS, JONES, LYTLE, SHERMAN
  • REV. GEORGE ARMSTRONG LYON, D. D. : Surname: ARMSTRONG, BROWN, CRAIGHEAD, LYON
  • WILLIAM H. LUCE : Surname: AYRES, LUCE, SAEGER
  • ARTHUR S. LOVETT : Surname: BOOTH, DUTTON, LOVETT, PASTEUR, THICKSTUN, ZIMMERLY
  • JOHN P. LOREI : Surname: EFFLEY, LOREI, WALTER
  • A. T. LOOMIS : Surname: BROWN, COLT, LOOMIS, TUTTLE
  • WILLIAM LOESCH : Surname: DOUB, LOESCH, MILLER, ROSS, SIMONS
  • MICHAEL LIEBEL : Surname: HAMMER, LIEBEL, UHR
  • ADDISON LEECH : Surname: BLISS, FINDLEY, LEECH, WATSON
  • J. P. LEAHEY : Surname: CROWLEY, LEAHEY
  • CHARLES AUGUST LANG : Surname: LANG, SCHAEFFER
  • JOHN PHILIP KRAFT : Surname: FARBER, FLICKINGER, KRAFT, SENDLINGER
  • LAURENCE KOSTER : Surname: DEMOLING, FRITZ, KOSTER
  • C. KOLB : Surname: KOLB, SUERKEN, ZWIBF
  • JOSEPH KOHLMILLER : Surname: BOELTE, CHRISTEL, KOHLMILLER, RUNZER, ST AMOUR
  • MOSES KOCH : Surname: DOEBLIN, FORSTER, KOCH, ULMAN
  • ALFRED KING : Surname: KENEDY, KING
  • CAPT. ROBERT KING : Surname: KING, LA FAYETTE, WHITMAN
  • L. KESTER : Surname: KESTER, SHARP
  • HENRY KESSLER : Surname: KESSLER, RIEDINGER
  • CHRISTIAN KESSLER : Surname: BACKFISH, BLOESER, KESSLER
  • BALTHASAR KERN : Surname: BROWN, KERN
  • S. B. KENNEDY : Surname: BELL, EICHER, KENNEDY, SCOTT
  • ELI KENDIG : Surname: COLTON, KENDIG, SIEGEL, WHITE
  • E. J. KELSO : Surname: ATKINS, EDDY, FORSTER, JACKSON, KELSO, LUTHER, SHULTZE, VAN BUREN, WILSON
  • GEN. JOHN KELSO : Surname: BABBITT, CARSON, KELSO
  • SIDNEY M. KELLOGG : Surname: COCHRAN, DE FOREST, GARA, JONES, KELLOGG, McCARTER, MERRILL, MOORHEAD, READ, SILL, SLOAN, STERRETT, WALKER
  • JOSIAH KELLOGG : Surname: HAMOT, HOLCOMB, KELLOGG, RAMSEY, REED
  • JOHN M. KALVELAGE : Surname: FELIX, KALVELAGE, OBERKIRCH
  • JACOB KALTENBACH : Surname: EINHILLIG, KALTENBACH, MACK, SIEGRIST
  • HENRY S. JONES : Surname: AMES, BUGBEE, DAVIE, JONES, McGINLEY, ZOELGER
  • HUGH JONES : Surname: GRIEST, HUGHES, JONES, SLOCUM
  • DAVID T. JONES : Surname: JONES, MILLICE, MURRAY, THAYER, THOMAS
  • JOSEPH JOHNSON : Surname: BREVILLIER, FUNK, GALLAGHER, GRAHAM, JOHNSON, LYON, RICE, ROBINSON, RUTHERFORD
  • D. M. JOHNSON : Surname: HUFFMAN, JOHNSON, VANDERBILT, WOODRUFF
  • R. M. JOHNSON : Surname: BURTON, BUSS, GRAHAM, JOHNSON, OLDS
  • JOHN JERGE : Surname: HEROLD, JERGE
  • JOHN F. JEFFERS : Surname: JEFFERS, LEDWITH, WELSH
  • GUSTAV JARECKI : Surname: ENGELHARD, JARECKI
  • CHARLES W. JARECKI : Surname: BECKER, JARECKI
  • F. A. JACOBS : Surname: JACOBS
  • JAMES HUGHES : Surname: CARMACK, CUMMINS, HUGHES, RICHARDS, THAYER
  • GEORGE W. HUGHES : Surname: HUGHES
  • THOMAS HUGHES : Surname: HENRY, HUGHES, RICHARDS, WAYNE
  • BERNARD HUBLEY : Surname: HUBLEY, McCORD, McCULLOUGH, WASSON, WHITE, ZELLER
  • HENRY J. HOWE : Surname: HOLDEN, HOWE, McCLURE, STIMSON, STUART
  • W. S. HOSKINS : Surname: CUMMINS, HOSKINS, McNUTT, WEBSTER
  • SAMUEL V. HOLLIDAY : Surname: GOULD, HOLLIDAY, POST, RICHARDSON
  • JOHN J. HOGAN : Surname: FINCH, HOGAN, LOVELL
  • EDWARD F. G. E. HITZE : Surname: HITZE, JARICKIS, WIESBAUER
  • CAPT. JOHN C. HILTON : Surname: BARR, COOK, HILTON, REED
  • PETER C. HEYDRICK : Surname: ADAMS, DOUGHTY, HEYDRICK
  • BENJAMIN HERSHEY : Surname: HERSHEY, MILLER
  • JOHN S. HENRY : Surname: HENRY, HUGHES
  • P. HENRICHS : Surname: ARMBRUSTER, CHURCHILL, GABEL, HENRICHS, PREUSS
  • PROF. ROBERT HENKLER : Surname: HENKLER
  • JOSEPH HENDERSON : Surname: DUNN, GOODRICH, HENDERSON, MEHAFFEY, WOLF
  • VALENTINE HEIDT : Surname: HEIDT, MALTHANER, STRITZINGER
  • WILLIAM E. HAYES : Surname: GRAHAM, HAYES, PATTERSON, PERRIN
  • IRA G. HATCH : Surname: HATCH, KENNEDY, PARSONS, STEWART
  • C. H. HARVEY : Surname: DUNLAP, HARVEY, STRAUSS
  • MATHIAS HARTLEB : Surname: FINK, FISHER, GUCKES, HARTLEB, METZ
  • JOHN HARLOW : Surname: ALLEN, HARLOW
  • WILLIAM HARDWICK : Surname: CARTER, CLEVELAND, HARDWICK
  • THOMAS HANLON : Surname: HANLON, HAWK, SULLIVAN
  • JOHN HANLEY : Surname: BURGOYNE, DILLON, HANLEY, LANE
  • P. S. V. HAMOT : Surname: ALVORD, COLTRIN, HAMOT, KEEFER, WOODRUFF
  • JACOB HALLER : Surname: EBERHARDT, HALLER, OTTO, SCHILLER
  • DR. PETER HALL : Surname: HALL, HULL, SCOTT, WARFEL
  • LAWRENCE HAIBACH : Surname: HAAS, HAIBACH
  • THE GUNNISON FAMILY : Surname: BAKER, BOYNTON, CLARKE, DIX, DROWN, FAIRBAIRN, GALBRAITH, GRANT, GUNNISON, KIMBALL, LOVE, LOW, LOWRY, LOYER, McCREARY, MORTON, PARKER, REED, SAGE, SPAFFORD, SPRINGER, STRICKLAND, THAYER, WALKER, WEBSTER, WELSH, WILLIAMS, WOODBURY, WRIGHT
  • GEORGE P. GRIFFITH : Surname: DAVENPORT, ENSIGN, GREER, GRIFFITH, PERRY, REMINGTON, RICHARDS
  • G. W. GRAY : Surname: DRAKE, GORDON, GRAY, RAY, RUSSELL, STEVANS
  • T. H. GRAY : Surname: GRAY, KELSO, SMITH
  • A. H. GRAY : Surname: GRAY, STERRETT, TRISSLER
  • FRANK W. GRANT : Surname: GALBRAITH, GRAHAM, GRANT, LOOMIS, McLANE, METCALF, THOMPSON
  • E. P. GOULD : Surname: ENSIGN, GILSON, GOULD, NICHOLAS, SLOCUM
  • EMANUEL GOODRICH : Surname: DIEFENDORF, GOODRICH, HENDERSON, NORTHROP, YOUNG
  • JOHN M. GLAZIER : Surname: GAGGIN, GLAZIER
  • CHARLES GILMORE : Surname: CAREY, COTTON, GILMORE
  • M. V. B. GIFFORD : Surname: ALLISON, GIFFORD
  • JOHN W. GENSHEIMER : Surname: BROWN, GENSHEIMER, PHELPS
  • DR. GEO. A. GARRIES : Surname: GARRIES, ZINNSERLY
  • DR. HENRY F. GAREY : Surname: FOREE, GAREY, POE, UTTLEY
  • WILLIAM AYRES GALBRAITH : Surname: AYRES, CHAMPNEYS, DAVENPORT, GALBRAITH, GILMORE, GREENLEAF, HAUPT, KANE, LANE, LOWRY, REED, STORY
  • JOHN GALBRAITH : Surname: AYRES, BERTRAM, BONAPARTE, GALBRAITH, GIBSON, LANE, PATTERSON, THOMPSON
  • R. F. GAGGIN : Surname: GAGGIN, HALL, WALKER
  • RICHARD GAGGIN : Surname: GAGGIN
  • GEORGE E. FRY : Surname: FRY, MAPES
  • JACOB FRITZ : Surname: ALTHOFF, FRITZ, KOSTER
  • A. A. FREEMAN, M. D. : Surname: FINN, FREEMAN, HEARD
  • FREDERICK FRANZ : Surname: FRANZ, SCHWAP
  • EDWIN SUMNER FORSTER : Surname: FORSTER, HAYS
  • THOMAS FORSTER, Jr. : Surname: BELL, FORSTER
  • COL. THOMAS FORSTER : Surname: BAILEY, FORSTER, HARRIS, HERRON, MONTGOMERY, PETTIT, SUMNER, WRIGHT
  • JEREMIAH FOGARTY : Surname: BOLSTER, FOGARTY, KELLY
  • CONRAD FLICKINGER : Surname: FLICKINGER, SHAFERS
  • ADDIS FINNEY : Surname: FINNEY, WHITE
  • H. G. FINK : Surname: FINK, LEOPOLD, STATTON
  • JOHN FERRIER : Surname: ARMSTRONG, FERRIER, O'BRIEN
  • J. R. FERGUSON : Surname: BECKER, FERGUSON, WALKER, WEST
  • WILLIAM FAULKNER : Surname: BOSARD, FAULKNER, GRANT, KAERNS, MERRICK, SAXTON, SMILEY, VINCENT
  • W. T. FARRAR : Surname: ADAMS, ARBUCKLE, BLACKSTONE, FARRAR, GRAY, WARNER
  • JOHN FAIRBAIRN : Surname: DAVENPORT, FAIRBAIRN, GUNNISON, HUBBARD, VANCE
  • W. C. EVANS, M. D. : Surname: EVANS, GILLETT, PACKER, TURNER
  • JOSEPH ERHART : Surname: ERHART, HEMMERLIN, STERLIN, ZONES
  • MAJOR ANDREW ELLICOTT : Surname: BLISS, DOUGLASS, ELLICOTT, HALE, JEFFERSON, WASHINGTON
  • JOHN ELIOT : Surname: BROWN, ELIOT, JOHNSTON, KELSEY, RICHARDS, TRISSLER
  • PROF. JOHN ECKERT : Surname: ECKERT, MAGILL, SMITH, STRONG
  • C. H. EADES : Surname: BAYBROOKS, EADES, WALLACE
  • CAPT. JAMES DUNLAP : Surname: BOWERS, BOYD, DUNLAP, MEACH
  • JOHN M. DU MARS : Surname: DU MARS
  • MARTIN DRIGGS : Surname: DRIGGS, THAYER
  • J. C. M. DRAKE, M. D. : Surname: DRAKE, SEYMOUR
  • JEROME FRANCIS DOWNING : Surname: BAGG, DAWSON, DOWNING, PENROSE, WEED
  • TRUMAN DOWNER : Surname: ALLEN, BEMIS, DOWNER, HOWARD, NYE, SMITH
  • JOHN DOLL : Surname: DOLL, FRESHCORN, WILKINS
  • CAPT. DANIEL DOBBINS : Surname: DOBBINS, FLEEHARTY, JACKSON, PERRY, POLK, REED, REES, TRACY, WEST
  • CONRAD DIEHL : Surname: DIEHL, HARR, KWIATKOUSKI, SOUTHWORTH
  • E. DIEFENDORF : Surname: DIEFENDORF, GOODRICH, GROSS, LIMBECK
  • PHILIP DIEFENBACH : Surname: DIEFENBACH
  • MATTHIAS DETZEL : Surname: DETZEL, GLICK
  • WILLIAM H. DEMING : Surname: BONAR, DAVIS, DEMING, DONALDSON, JONES, MATHER, MORRISON, MUDGE, PRESHO, THOMPSON
  • WILLIAM R. DAVENPORT : Surname: DAVENPORT, FAIRBAIRN, GALBRAITH, SHELDON, SHIRK, TRACY
  • PROF. LORENZO D. DAGGETT : Surname: DAGGETT, REYNOLDS
  • SQUIRE FREDERICK CURTZE : Surname: ALLRIGHT, BECKMAN, CLAUS, CURTZE, MERTENS, WARNATH, ZIEGLER
  • JOHN C. CURTIS : Surname: BRENNAN, CURTIS
  • HON. CARLTON B. CURTIS : Surname: BARRETT, CURTIS, EGBERT, MULLET, SARGENT
  • WILLIAM C. CURRY : Surname: CHASE, COURTRIGHT, CURRY, HILL, JONES, RUSSELL
  • SAMUEL CUMMINS : Surname: CRONERBERG, CUMMINS, HATHAWAY, HERD, LYTLE, WARNER, YAGER
  • A. J. CULBERTSON : Surname: APPLEBEE, CULBERTSON, HUNTLEY
  • THOMAS CROWLEY : Surname: CROWLEY, O'NEAL
  • P. CROUCH : Surname: CROUCH, JENKINS, LANDON, MAY
  • JOHN CRONENBERGER : Surname: CRONENBERGER, LOESCH
  • JAMES P. CRAWFORD : Surname: CRAWFORD, MILLS, ROGERS
  • CAPT. A. F. CRANE : Surname: BRUDER, CARLIN, CRANE, NOBLES, REED, RICHARDS, STEARNS, TICKNOR, WASHINGTON
  • EDWARD CRANCH, M. D. : Surname: ADAMS, APPLETON, CRANCH, HUNT
  • C. G. CRAINE : Surname: CRAINE, HANNON, HAYES
  • MAJ. JOHN CRAINE : Surname: BURDETT, CRAINE, HANLON, HARTRANFT, HAYES
  • A. W. COVELL : Surname: BARBER, BENSON, BOWMAN, COVELL, CURTIS, GRANT, RATHBURN, THOMPSON
  • MILTON COURTRIGHT : Surname: BREW, COURTRIGHT, TRACY, VALENTINE
  • C. M. CONRAD : Surname: CONRAD, DIEFFENBACH, FUESS
  • GEORGE W. COLTON : Surname: BENEDICT, COLTON, DEITZ, SHEPARD
  • JUDAH COLT : Surname: COLT
  • GEORGE P. COLT : Surname: BALL, COLT, CURRY, GLOVER, KELOGG, LOOMIS
  • J. R. COCHRAN : Surname: BLISS, BUTLER, COCHRAN, CURTIS, YOUNG
  • ROBERT COCHRAN : Surname: COCHRAN, JUSTICE, LATTIMORE, SNYDER, THAYER, WELDEN, WILLIS
  • JOHN COATES : Surname: BARR, BERNLEY, COATES, HIMROD, JOHNSON, SENNETT, VINCENT, WEIGEL
  • FRANK F. CLEVELAND : Surname: CLEVELAND, HARDWICK, MAUS, STIDD
  • WASHINGTON LA FAYETTE CLEVELAND : Surname: CLEVELAND, HARDWICK, STIDD, TUTTLE
  • F. A. CLEMENS : Surname: BARNHARD, CLEMENS
  • JOHN CLEMENS : Surname: CLEMENS, HAYES, HUTCHINSON, IRWIN
  • H. V. CLAUS : Surname: BECKER, CLAUS, CURTZE, KUESTNER, SIEGEL
  • WILLIAM CLARK : Surname: CLARK, DOWNING
  • COL. DAVID S. CLARK : Surname: BLISS, CLARK, SELDON, STERRETT
  • CAPT. E. F. CHRISTIAN : Surname: CHRISTIAN, MORAN, PIERCE
  • PROF. A. H. CAUGHEY : Surname: CANON, CAUGHEY, REED
  • VERY REV. THOMAS A. CASEY, F. G. : Surname: CASEY, DELANEY
  • JAMES CASEY : Surname: CASEY, DELANEY, DUNNIGAN, McCARTY, O'BRIEN
  • DR. JOHN S. CARTER : Surname: CARTER, HAVERSTICK, INGERSOLL, JACKSON, PAXTON, PERKINS
  • C. M. CARLSON : Surname: ANDERSON, CARLSON, ERICKSON
  • JAMES CAMPBELL : Surname: CAMPBELL, EPLEY, SHAUGHNESSY
  • LEWIS BUSH : Surname: BUSH, SCHNEIDER
  • A. P. BURTON : Surname: BURTON, ERWIN, PRECHT, STERRETT
  • GEORGE BURTON : Surname: BALL, BRAWLEY, BROWN, BURTON, GRIFFITH, PRICE, WILKINS
  • DR. J. BRYCE : Surname: BRYCE
  • J. M. BRYANT : Surname: BRYANT, HENRY, MACKENCUMBER, SHEPPARD
  • G. W. BRUBAKER : Surname: BLISS, BRUBAKER, EVANS, HAYBARGER, LIDDELL, WILDS
  • DAVID BROWN : Surname: BROWN, BYRNE
  • R. B. BROWN : Surname: BROWN, PORTER
  • S. H. BROWN : Surname: BREWSTER, BROWN, GENSHEIMER, RICE
  • CONRAD BROWN : Surname: BARR, BROWN, CESSNA
  • WILLIAM A. BROWN : Surname: BROWN, ELLIOTT, EWING, HAYES, REESE
  • C. M. BRIGGS : Surname: BRIGGS, JEFFERSON, LEWIS, SLOCUM
  • GUSTAV F. BREVILLIER : Surname: BREVILLIER, STUEBNER
  • C. BRANDES : Surname: BRANDES
  • JOHN BOYLE : Surname: BOYLE, KNOLL
  • JOSEPH BOYD : Surname: BITTLES, BOYD, KENNEDY
  • JONAS BOWERS : Surname: BOWERS, CULVA, DUNLAP, MELLINGER, SULLIVAN
  • MAXIMILIAN BOSCH : Surname: BOSCH, KIEHM
  • JACOB BOOTZ : Surname: BOOTZ, GEINER, TRESSLER
  • JOHN H. BLISS : Surname: BLISS, CHRISTIE, ELLICOTT, LIDDELL, McCONNELL, SELDEN
  • LUDWIG BIER : Surname: BIER, HERRING
  • REV. A. L. BENZE : Surname: BENZE, DePOMALIANSKI, KIEHL
  • E. C. BENNETT : Surname: BENNETT, CAREY, NORCROSS, SHERMAN, WARREN
  • E. SHERLOCK BELKNAP : Surname: BELKNAP, NICHOLSON
  • C. R. BEECHLING : Surname: BEECHLING, CALDWELL, GREER, POOLE, STONE
  • PHILIP A. BECKER : Surname: BECKER, BIERLE, YOUNG
  • CAPT. JOHN J. BAXTER : Surname: BAXTER, QUIEN
  • GEORGE W. BAXTER : Surname: BAXTER, COLLINS, HAMMOND
  • F. BAUSCHARD : Surname: BAUSCHARD, GUCKES, HANS, HARTLEB, JERMAN, LEIB, LICHTEINGER, NEWBAUER
  • CAPT. WM. J. BATES : Surname: BATES, BERRINGER, KLEIN
  • H. R. BARNHURST : Surname: BARNHURST, GREGORY, STEARNS
  • PETER BARKEY : Surname: BARKEY, PIKE
  • ISAAC BAKER : Surname: BAKER, EINHORN, OSTHEIMER
  • FRANCIS P. BAILEY : Surname: BAILEY, PIER, STANWOOD, VINCENT, WILLIAMS, WRIGHT
  • ELIJAH BABBITT : Surname: BABBITT, HEPBURN, KELSO
  • F. A. AUSTIN : Surname: AUSTIN, MOONEY
  • WILLIAM P. ATKINSON : Surname: ASHBY, ATKINSON, JACKSON, PATTERSON
  • GEORGE A. ALLEN : Surname: ALLEN, BOLE, BUCKALEW, BURGWIN, BURLINGHAM, HANCOCK, McGARVEY, STEEL
  • DR. CHAS. AICHNER : Surname: AICHNER, BLASS
  • F. F. ADAMS : Surname: ADAMS, FARRAR, JOHNSON, LOWELL
  • JOHN ABELL : Surname: ABELL, APPLEBY
  • Vincent B. Newland : Surname: NEWLAND, BROWN, TUTTLE, COOPER
  • Robert J. Gifford : Surname: Gifford, Sackett
  • Strong Vincent and Martin Van Buren Gifford : Surname: Gifford, Vincent
  • Martin Van Buren Gifford : Surname: Gifford
  • James Knox Polk Gifford : Surname: Gifford
  • John Livingston Dinwiddie BORTHWICK : Surname: BORTHWICK, REID, LIVINGSTON, DINWIDDIE, INGERSOLL
  • John BLISS : Surname: BLISS
  • Charles L. WILLIS : Surname: WILLIS
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