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IVINS My gg-grandfather, John IVINS was from New Jersey, born in 1822. He worked for the railroad and by 1853 was in New York, married to Caroline HICKOCK. Their daughter, SARRAH JOSEPHINE was born 3 Dec 1853 at Plasterville (North Norwich), Chenango County. By 1856 the family was in Illinois. I would like to find any information that may be available on them. Paul Frost  pefrost@comcast.net 02/25/20
MAXWELL Looking for genealogical data on my ggggrandfather Thompson MAXWELL Jr. (or 2) b. 1771 in New Hampshire. He lived in New York in Mexico, the bennington area, and in the Finger Lake Region. Thanks for any help you might give me Malcom G, Maxwell. I have a birth date but nothing else concrete although have census documents which I believe to be him. (no confirmation) Replies to mgmpa27@gmail.com   01/19/20
MOORE Looking for someone to assist an ailing Sarah Ann Link Moore in organizing and entering her husband's genealogy into a secure and accessible storage device. Spouse is Charles MOORE. His parents were John Moore (1918-2009) and Janet Jackson (1919-2018). Paternal grandparents were Oliver Moore and Elsie Bond. Maternal grandparents were Charles Jackson and Janet Mack. If interested in helping Ms. Moore please contact Charles Moore, cmmoore@twcny.rr.com or at 315-637-9338. 01/19/20
LINK Looking for someone to assist an ailing Sarah Ann LINK Moore (former director of the Fayetteville Library) in organizing and entering her family genealogy into a secure and accessible storage device. Sarah is the daughter of Gordon Link (1913-1998) and Elva Bobst (1913-2006). She is the paternal granddaugter of James Link and Annie Gillis and the maternal granddaugter of Alfred Bobst and Mabel Gerhardt. If interested in helping Ms. Moore please contact Charles Moore, cmmoore@twcny.rr.com or at 315-637-9338. 01/19/20
ROTH Seeking the parents of Maria ROTH, who was born in Bavaria in 1839 and died in 1886 in Verona, Oneida, New York. She immigrated to New York in 1854, and married Conrad Hafele or Hafley in 1856. They had four children, all born in Oneida County. Their names were Anna Barbara, born 1859, George Page, born 1863, Julia, born 1866, and Jacob, born 1869. I would also like to find out the town in Bavaria where Maria ROTH was born. Please reply to Karen White at kwhite.karenl@gmail.com 01/07/20
BREWER Seeking parents & siblings of Philander BREWER, born 1808 in NY (date and town unknown), died 31 December 1891 in Venice, Cayuga, NY. Also looking for maiden name, parents, and siblings of Philander's wife Lydia P, born 24 Oct 1812 in NY (town unknown), died 30 Jun 1854 in Genoa, Cayuga, NY. Reply to Van Brewer, vbrew021@gmail.com 01/02/20
HOLSTEIN/SCHATZ Seeking marriage details c.1886-1891 for Joseph Samuel HOLSTEIN, woodcarver, & Etta (Yetta) SCHATZ, milliner (b. July 1869 NYC or CT; parents Nathan & Pauline). Joseph, born 1864, arrived from Warsaw in Syracuse c. 1885-88. First child Pauline b. 3 April 1892 Syracuse. Have tried NYSDOH records 1888-1891, Ancestry, FamilySearch, Fultonhistory. Reply to Ronald Killian, ronskillian@comcast.net. 12/24/19
JOHANSSON Seeking information on Johan Alfred JOHANSSON, DOB 24 July 1872 and his sister Ida Maria JOHANSSON, DOB 23 April 1874. Parents were Johan August Johansson and Johanna Jonsdotter of Wexio-Vaxjo, Sweden. Johan Alfred arrived in New York 25 Mar 1891 aboard the Wyoming, Ida arrived in New York 12 June 1893 aboard the Aurania. Final destination for both was Canada. They may have lived in Pittsfield, NY and Chicago, Illinois before arriving at final destination. Reply to Joann Robbins, joannrobbins@gmail.com  
 
12/21/19
SCOTT Seeking William MacDonald SCOTT Born: 03/04/1918 in Utica, NY. He was taken/adopted from his birth family from 1918-1920 in Frankfork, Little Falls or Utica, NY. In 1920 NYCensus he was with Burton Mosher family (wife Mary) in Little Falls, NY as William Mosher. In 1925 NYCensus he was with family of Frank Pearson family (wife Mary), Warren, NY. His birth parents were Alexander and Edith (Proctor) Scott. Reply to Ingrid Florman, ingridflorman@sbcglobal.net, Cell: 314-740-7924  10/11/19
POOLER
Seeking information on the Pooler family. Specifically Harvey G POOLER. I find a Ruben POOLER from
Locke and Reuben goes to OH around the same time a group of Poolers are making their way to Wisconsin via OH. I don't know for sure that Harvey is from Locke. The Poolers show up in several counties in Central NY. Harvey would have been born sometime around 1810-1812. I don't believe that Harvey is the same person as Gaylord of Herkimer County.
Submitted by Debby Tewes from:  debyt@sbcglobal.net
09/12/19

PAYNE

PICKENS

Seeking parents & Siblings of Amos G. PAYNE born 1820 in Columbia, MA or NY, died 1887 Oswego, NY. Amos was a volunteer in the Civil War, Private Co. G. - 189th NY. 1850 census he was listed with wife Louisa G. PICKENS at Granby, Oswego Co., NY. Also Lysander, Onondaga Co., NY. Stepeh PAYNE was also listed living in Granby. 
Submitted by Earleen DeRycke Hderycke1@yahoo.com
02/02/14
KAISER Seeking information/parents of Peter KAISER born April 1830 and wife Julia Ann born 1826, Baden, Wurtemburg. Marriage/Emigration in 1851. Family homestead Lilac and Union Streets, Syracuse. Children: Richard (my great-great grandfather), Johanna Kaiser Gebhart, Peter Jr., Joseph, John. Peter Sr. died __? Julia Ann died March 18, 1904, Syracuse.
Submitted by: Roberta Kaiser Frush, 341 Chestnut Circle, Winthrop Harbor, IL 60096. frushr1@yahoo.com
08/18/13
CULVER Seeking parents and siblings of Charles Henry and Hezekiah CULVER. Charles Henry born 1823 and Hezekiah CULVER born in 1820. Both were born in Waterloo, Seneca County, NY. Death certificate for Charles Henry CULVER lists "Heziah" and "Nancy" Culver as his parents, and Waterloo as his birth place. Hezekian died in 1873 in Waterloo (and was married to Mary Ann Newberry.) Charles Henry died in Phelps, NY in 1901 (and was married to Harriet Newberry Smith).
Submitted by: Jean Culver Bunt, 507 Audrey Street, Longview, TX 75601, jeanbunt@sbcglobal.net
02/12/13
SHAVER Seeking information for Jerusha SHAVER (b abt 1829), wife of John SHAVER (b abt 1827), shown married in 1850 Federal census, living in Guilford, NY. Need any info on her- maiden name, birth, death, marriage, parents, etc. They had several children, including Sarah J. SHAVER Ward, whose daughter's obituary lists her as Sarah Jennings SHAVER Ward.
Submitted by Connie Jacobs, 402 Old Route 38, Owego, NY 13827, Conniej7@frontiernet.net
03/28/12
WILLIAMS Seeking grandparents of John & Leamwell WILLIAMS. B. 1754-Coventry, Kent, RI. (Parents might be John & Elizabeth WILLIAMS). Leamwell (Lemuel) married Abigail Lamb 1777 First Stanford Baptist Church, Bangall, Dutchess, NY. Settled in Van Buren, Onondaga Co., NY. He died 1805 Pompey, Onondaga Co., NY. Married Phebe Tappan: children 10.
Submitted by Earleen DeRycke – 4444 Rt. 31 Clay, NY 13041, Hderrcke1@Yahoo.com (D256)
11/16/11
BARKER
TUBBS
WHIPPLE
Seeking information on the following:  John BARKER b.1790 NY;  John Barker’s wife was Marritta/Maritta, last name unknown, b. 1801 NY.;  Possible first wife Ann (Barker) b: 1787 CT. (Possible children born in Lakeport, Madison County)  Sarah Ann Barker b. 1821; Elizabeth Barker b. 1823; William Barker b: 1827; Samuel W Barker b: 1828; Also researching Henry TUBBS b. 1821 in Rome, Oneida; Married Sara Ann Barker; Daughter Emily Tubbs b: 1844 NY;  Sara WHIPPLE b. 1814 NY married David Barker; Sister was Nancy Whipple b. 1812 NY. 
Submitted by:  Bill Barker, 18519 SE 60th Street, Issaquah, WA 98027; bill@barkerville.net (B575)
8/27/2011
GALVIN, GALIVAN, GALLIVAN Seeking birth place of Maurice GALLIVAN, one of twelve children born (c1848) to Thomas and Catherine Lawler GALLIVAN, County Tipperary, Ireland. Maurice and many of his siblings immigrated to Tipperary Hill area of Syracuse, NY.
Submitted by: M K Buff, 2700 East Lake Road, Skaneateles, NY 13152, MK13152@yahoo.com (B461)
2/16/2010
TAPPAN, RENOLDS Seeking Siblings for John TAPPAN (1756-1818) married Sarah Munson of Morristown N,J./Baldwinsville N.Y. Also would like proof of Marriage of Abraham and Sarah RENOLDS. Siblings: Isabel (Elizabeth) (1752) married John Wilkinison (1740) married at the 1st Pres. church in Hanover Oct 18 1768 Jacob born Nov.16 1753
Submitted by: Earleen DeRycke, HDeRycke1@Yahoo.com ( Note: Use TAPPAN AS Subject) (D256)
1/19/2010
TOWNSEND / SHOEMAKER / WOODEN / WOODIN Looking to prove that Ira B. TOWNSEND born 1810-1815, died 10 Jan 1860 and Martha Cordelia TOWNSEND born 1812 d.10 Aug 1883, both born in Ulster Co., and died in Clyde, Wayne Co. NY, are the 1st son and 1st daughter of Nathan TOWNSEND born 10 Dec 1788 in Dutchess Co., NY died 12 Dec 1853, MI and Mary SHOEMAKER born1788, died 1824 Port Byron/Town of Mentz, Cayuga Co.  Nathan’s parents are Zephaniah TOWNSEND and Sarah WOODEN/WOODIN.
Submitted by: Mary Fish Nitzberg at 8826 Salt Springs Rd., Chittenango, NY 13037-9117, nitzberg@earthlink.net (N093)
3/28/2009
RIPLEY/BLISS/ FOX

Seek information regarding mother of Benjamin RIPLEY. Benjamin was born 1788 in CT, married Clarissa WEBB, died 15 Nov. 1866 in Lorraine, Jefferson Co., NY. Benjamin's father Abraham RIPLEY was in Adams, NY on March 1, 1803 per Child's Gazetteer; he died in Adams in 1835. Some records indicate that Phoebe BLISS was Benjamin's mother. Information received from Jefferson County list's Rachel FOX as Abraham's wife and presumably Benjamin's mother. Was Rachel a second wife?

Submitted by dianalaw@twcny.rr.com

3/28/2009
TABOR/TABER Seeking information on Gardner TABOR/TABER b.1742 in MA, son Jonathan b. 1776 in MA and Jonathan Jr. b. ? in NY who were in Onondaga County ca 1800-1830.  Jonathan's wife, Esther Meeker b. 1778 in CT was reported to be "first death in town (Van Buren),"  date unknown.
Submitted by:  Susan Norvold Aho       norgen@comcast.net (A179)
02/09/09
MANN / GRIPPIN / ACKLEY Armour MANN born before 1765 (Scotland?); in Broome Co., NY 1810. Children: Laura, born 1790, married Phillip GRIPPIN; James, born 1793, married Anna ACKLEY; Apphia, born 1795, married Henry WESTON. Any information appreciated.
Submitted by: Nancy Rodriguez, 4325-54th Street, Sacramento, CA 95820-4141 (R275)
01/25/09
MURPHY / YARINGTON / DECKER ' FORKER / GRIPPIN / HOLLON William MURPHY born 1801 Otsego Co., NY; to Vestal, Broome Co., NY 1827; married Julia Ann YARINGTON. Children born Vestal 1831-1849; John Lamont (married Emeline DECKER); Robert Robinson (married Catharine FORKER); Charles Warren (married Esther GRIPPIN); Esther Emily (married William FORKER); William H. (married Chloe GRIPPIN); George; Mary/Sammary (married John HOLLON). Need parents of William and contact with any descendant of this family.
Submitted by Nanacy Rodriguez, 4325-54th Street, Sacramento, CA 95820-4141 (R275)
01/25/09
MCCONNELL / SCANLON MCCONNELL – seeking any information available re my great grandparents John Thomas MCCONNELLand Margaret SCANLON (Scanlan?) of Syracuse, NY. Residents of 406 Marcellus St in Syracuse per 1870 census. Children John Thomas, Eugene, Mary Elizabeth, Joseph F, George Patrick, Gertrude and Patrick. John died 4 Apr 1910 in Syracuse, Margaret died 7 Mar 1919 also in Syracuse.
Submitted by: Thomas V. McConnell, 6 Castle Ct, Nesconset NY 11767,  631 514 3481 (fax), crestonave@aol.com (M510)
03/03/08
HEWITT Seeking information on George HEWITT and family, m. Lucy? Children Eunice, Lucinda, Angelina, Mariah, Elijah, Horace. Buried George 1854 and Lucy 1862 in Coe Cemetery, Town of Catherine, NY.
Submitted by Sandra Karl, 6915 Woodchuck Hill Rd., Fayetteville, NY 13066 (K192)
12/02/07
DOYLE Seeking information about Richard DOYLE. He had two brothers: John b. 1862 Angola, Erie Co., NY, d. January 25, 1925 Syracuse, Onondaga Co., NY and Lawrence DOYLE b. 1867 Silver Creek, Chautauqua Co., NY dl 1950 Canastota, Madison Co., NY. Probably six other siblings.
Submitted by Roberta Kincaid, 365 Shackelton Pt. Rd., Bridgeport, NY 13030 (K145)
11/17/07
MARKEL / LORY Searching legacy of Elizabeth MARKEL and Joshua LORY 4th great grand child of Schoharie Co., NY. John Glenn, Clarence, Austin Jr., Clayton Frank III LORY to achieve a complete family tree line.
Submitted by Earleen DeRycke 4444 Rt. 31 Clay, NY 13041 (D256)
10/24/07
BURDICK / HAOR / HORR Seeking parents of BURDICK sisters both b. in Madison Co., NY. M. brothers HOAR / HORR. Matilda b. 1829 m. Adam,  Eliza Jane m. Matthew listed in 1850 Census Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY
Submitted by Earleen DeRycke 4444 Rt. 31 Clay, NY 13041 (D256)
10/24/07
BUMP /ALLEN Searching for parents of Lydia BUMP b. 1822, NY or VT, m. about 1839, location unknown, to Solomon ALLEN b. Washington County, NY. Lived in Niagara County, NY then WI & SD.
Submitted by Sue Grable 2104 Black Hills Road, Rio Rancho NM 87124 suegrable@peoplepc.com (G280)
10/24/07