Sullivan County, NY Queries for August 2000

Sullivan County, NY Queries for August 2000


Mon Jul 31 16:18:33 2000
DAN(DANASHEFOSKY)
ALVIN ATLASS
ABRAHAM DAVID DAN FOUNDER OF MORNINGSIDE HOTEL WITH HIS FRIEND ABE GOLDSTEIN. PROPERTY TODAY IS PUBLIC WITH A GOLF COURSE AND LAKE.ABRAHAM DAN THEN BOUGHT THE SHAWANGA LODGE PROPERTY IN 1921 WHICH WAS OPERATED UNTIL 1971 BY ABRAHAM DAN(GRANDSON AND ALVIN ATLASS(GRANDSON)

Wed Aug 2 05:11:24 2000
CHANDLER
Karen
Trying to find out where John CHANDLER age 25 in the 1860 census, age 35 in 1870 census went. In those two censuses his family was in Mamakating. His family is not listed 1n 1880 census in Mamakating. Does anyone have info on this family?

Wed Aug 2 13:40:27 2000
OSTERHOUDT/HORBECK
JoAnn Eck DePuy
Please note new email address for query posted 11, Mar 1998 Thanks JoAnn

Fri Aug 4 04:57:35 2000
WELCH, SKIFF
Janet S. Haulton
Searching for any info on Alfred Welch and Sarah Skiff; had daughter Ellen b. 5/13/1857 and d. 22 yrs; Charles and Vinal...looking for the burial site of mother and daughter. According to military record they they lived in Highland, Sullivan Co.NY Appreciate any other information thanks. Janet

Sun Aug 6 15:05:11 2000
ELLE EUGENE PINNEY
Audrey Pinney Vasoll
I AM LOOKING FOR INFORMATION ON MY GRANDFATHER, ELLE EUGENE PINNEY WHO RESIDED AT 267 SOUTH MAIN STREET, LIBERTY, NY. HE OWNED THE BUICK AGENCY IN TOWN IN A BUILDING NOW HOUSING A LARGE FURNITURE STORE. HE WAS MARRIED TO THE FORMER AMELIA YOUNG. HIS CHILDREN WERE RUBY, EARL, AND HARRIET. HE DIED IN 1940. ANY INFORMATION WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.

Sun Aug 6 15:06:04 2000
ELLE EUGENE PINNEY
Audrey Pinney Vasoll
I AM LOOKING FOR INFORMATION ON MY GRANDFATHER, ELLE EUGENE PINNEY WHO RESIDED AT 267 SOUTH MAIN STREET, LIBERTY, NY. HE OWNED THE BUICK AGENCY IN TOWN IN A BUILDING NOW HOUSING A LARGE FURNITURE STORE. HE WAS MARRIED TO THE FORMER AMELIA YOUNG. HIS CHILDREN WERE RUBY, EARL, AND HARRIET. HE DIED IN 1940. ANY INFORMATION WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.

Sun Aug 6 21:59:07 2000
Wolff
Maureen (Wolff) Johnson
Researching PARENTS of B.A.Wolff ( married Mary Huff of Calicoon)who ran the Liberty Bottling Works & Wolff Hotel in Liberty late 1890's. They are buried at St. Mary's, Obernburg

Tue Aug 8 20:51:40 2000
COOK / SKINNER
Tim Moses
Seeking information on Rob't Cook/Martha Skinner possibly from Mamakating 1770's moved with family to Stamford, Ontario 1785. Martha Skinner was daughter of Joseph Skinner and Martha Kinne. Also accompanied to Canada by Haggai Skinner and family. Any information is greatly appreciated. Thanx.

Wed Aug 9 10:41:51 2000
Schumacher
Craig Douglas Schumacher
When did the Schumachers' first settle here and where?

Sun Aug 13 13:22:40 2000
STRAHL
Helen Strahl
Looking for any information on my grandfather's brother Harold Strahl, b 1902 d 1970 in Liberty, Sullivan, NY.

TOMPKINS
Lillie Johnston
I am seeking any information possible on Reuben Tompkins, wife Mary (Brasington,on 1840 census shows them in Thompson, Sullivan Co.,NY. They had seven children, believe Reuben was a farmer as was Marys brothers living in same area.Would appreciate anything you can tell Would like to know if Reuben had of his family in the area or where they might have moved from.Thanks so much for your time. Lillie Johnston e-mail Knny367@cs.com

Mon Aug 14 14:13:30 2000
WHITE
Sam White
Searching for info on Nathaniel White Lived in Rockland or Liberty, Sullivan Co. circa 1800 know only sons Crossman, Linas (m.Sally), and Nathaniel Jr. (m. Delitta Brown)

Mon Aug 14 15:18:15 2000
Delamarter (various spellings)
Philip Delamarter
Looking for ancestors and/or descendants of John Delamarter, born 1/27/1805 at Esopus, and died 1/6/1884 at Robertsonville. He and his wife, Catherine Harp, are buried at White Sulphur Springs Cemetery. They use to live in Liberty, NY. <mr.d7@juno.com>

Tue Aug 15 17:56:40 2000
MACINTOSH
PETER MACINTOSH
ATTEMPTING TO LOCATE UNCLE. LAST HEARD FROM IN 1972. LAST KNOWN TO LIVE IN MONGAUP VALLY/MONTICELLO.FIRST NAME KENNETH, WIFES NAME RUTH(MAIDEN NAME STRAUS)

Tue Aug 15 18:00:57 2000
STRAUS\STRAUSS
PETER MACINTOSH
SEARCHING FOR LENORE, BORN IN FERNDALE. MOTHERS NAME RUTH, BROTHER NAMED CARL. LAST HEARD FROM IN EARLY 70'S. LIVED IN LIBERTY AREA

Thu Aug 17 13:00:12 2000
CLOUSE/POPE
VERONICA
Any info that can be provided on the CLOUSE family ancestry of ELDRED. G.Grandparents JACOB and EMMA, their son HERMAN and wife VERONICA POPE (my grandparents) had 8 children: ADA, HERMAN, GEORGE, THEODORE, GERTRUDE, HELEN AND CATHERINE. G.grandparents/grandparents buried in ELDRED cemetery (old part) with other relatives whose connection is unknown. Would like to meet my AUNT CATHERINE, so many questions.

Thu Aug 17 19:19:36 2000
LEVINSON, KALMINSKY
Pat Levinson
Louis Levinson & Frances Arenstein, child Bernice died age 3, Fred; livedat 92 Pleassant Street Samuel Kretchmar (/) Levinson died sept 3, 1943; wife fannie Beth Kalminsky died Jan 14, 1920 2ns qidw Dora Serchuck

Thu Aug 17 20:02:22 2000
HAIT
Fred L Hammond 3 B Seeley Street, Danbury, CT 06810
I am searching for information on the following Hait's. Martha A. Hait (1840-1909) who married James H. Avery (1835- 1903). Would like to know her parentage, siblings, etc. Deney Hait ( 1831- 31 May 1875) who married David W. Avery (4 may 1831- 8 Aug 1901) . She is burried in the Bridgeville Cemetery in Thompson, NY Were these two siblings? David and James were brothers. Who were their parents?

Thu Aug 17 20:06:26 2000
BROWN, DECKER
Fred L Hammond 3 B Seeley Street, Danbury, CT 06810
I am searching for information on Absalom Decker whose daughter Jane Decker married Ira Brown (14 Feb 1825- 10 March 1898) Brown was born in Brownsville, Sullivan County. Any information on any of these folk is greatly appreciated.

Fri Aug 18 23:34:33 2000
LANE
chris sarles
RENA LANE WAS MY GREAT GRANDMOTHER. NO INFO ON HER RELATIONS, OR OTHER FAMILY IS KNOWN.

Fri Aug 18 23:38:14 2000
GOLDSCHMIDT, VIOLA AND GEORGE
CHRIS SARLES
GREAT, GREAT GRANDMOTHER, NO INFO AVAIL.

Sat Aug 19 14:59:53 2000
GRANT - FRAZEE
Celeste
Looking for the family of Robert M. Grant, born 1826 in Delaware county. Moved to Long Branch 1849, established a general store. His wife's name was Jane Frazee (Fraser) of Schoharie county. They had three children that I know of, haven't been able to find any of them: Robert M. jr., Mary and possible name Millard.

Sat Aug 19 15:04:26 2000
WEST - GOFF
Celeste
Loofing for Daniel, David T. and William Goff who lived in the Swan Lake, Liberty area. David died in 1864 at the age of 51. Believe the others men were his brothers.

Sun Aug 20 18:46:30 2000
BOWERS
Robert Yorks
I am looking for information on the parents and birth location of Joab Bowers who was married to Lydia Hodge. They moved to Sullivan County, NY shortly after the Rev War and raised their family there. I believe in Neversink. I have been told that there is a Joab & Lydia celebration every year in Claryville. Joab was born in 1765 and lived in CT prior to moving to Sullivan County.

Mon Aug 21 17:34:36 2000
GILLESPIE/LYONS
Kathy Mubareka 1125 Power Road, St. Joseph, NB E7B 2M3, CANADA
John D. LYONS was a prominent lawyer in Monticello, NY during the latter half of the 19th century. He married Sarah GILLESPIE in 1900. John and Sarah took in 2 orphaned children, Amy and Grant GILLESPIE. Also living in the Monticello area were Daniel and Agnes GILLESPIE. If anyone has information on any of the above families, I would love to hear from you.

Thu Aug 24 07:11:08 2000
COON
Janet Bennett Haulton
Jeremiah COON was b. Jan 19, 1833 Liberty, Sullivan Co.NY, son of Benjamin and Harriet (McIntyre) Coon..he married Martha McPherson and both died in Gibson, Susquehanna Co.,PA..need help on any info re: the Coon line. thanks. Janet

Sat Aug 26 01:01:36 2000
MAYBEE
Charles B. Woodruff PSC 450, Box 809, APO AP 96206
Searching for obituaries or any other information on James F. Maybee (1817-1899) and his wife Hannah Maginnes (1830-1896). They are buried in the Orchard Street Cemetery, Livingston Manor, NY.

Sat Aug 26 06:10:11 2000
TRAVIS, SCHOONMAKER, SEXTON
Linnea Travis Miller
Seeking additional information on family [parents & siblings] of George TRAVIS, b abt 1853 in Homowack; son of William TRAVIS & Maria SCHOONMAKER. Married Margaret SEXTON of Port Jervis 14 Jan 1891 in Mamaketing. Thank you.

Sat Aug 26 13:29:37 2000
SARR
Hilda Sarr Walrath
William T. Sarr died May 29, 1902 in Parksville, Sullivan County. Can someone tell me how to get a copy of his death certificate, which may contain names of his parents? Hilda in S. California

Sat Aug 26 16:10:38 2000
BANKS VERA (IRENE)
Richard Stock 151 central ave cortland ny 13045
married to George Worden then Francis Summerson , trying to locate remaining family , Knows she had two Daughters Pearl and Iris.

Mon Aug 28 13:48:58 2000
FISHER
Carolyn & Jerry Fisher
Am researching John Edward Fisher 1857-1932. M - Meltha C. Sutherland. Trying to find out where he came from before Sullivan Co., NY and if he had children besides James E., George M. and Angeline. Any info. appreciated.

Mon Aug 28 14:20:49 2000
SPRAGUE/DENMAN/CURREY/TYRREL
Susan Raymond Sprague Polatsek 5770 East Third Avenue, Denver CO 80220
Researching my father's side, Spragues, of Livingston Manor; my grandfather was Frank H. (b. 1886, married Susan Amerman 1914) who had a twin, Floyd (married Clarice Smith, also of Livingston Manor, and they moved to Middletown in early 1900's; he travelled for McGonigle & Rogers (sp.?)). Don't know if there were any other siblings. Their parents (my great-grandparents were Stanley and Olive (?), who owned a farm on the outskirts of Livingston Manor and bought a house owned by Wellington Woolsey, ca. 1917-18. My mother got this info from a Hilda ("Mrs. Austin L.") Sprague (no relation, apparently) of Livingston Manor in the early 1980's. Her uncle was Wellington Woolsey. Does anyone have any further info? Would like to find where my greatgrandparents are buried and if they had any other children. My mother's side are Denmans back to William, Sr., Nancy Currey (my great-great grandmother who married William, Jr. 24 Dec 1817) and Mary A. Tyrrel (my great-grandmother who married William, Jr. and Nancy's son, Michael, all of whom are buried at Grahamsville Rural Cemetery). Any and all info extremely appreciated.

Tue Aug 29 17:59:11 2000
DICKINSON
Robert Dickinson
I am researching my ancestor William Townsend Dickinson who lived in Woodbourne, NY during the 1830's. Wife was Rebecca Weller. Son was Robert James Dickinson born in Sullivan County in 1836. I would appreciate any family tree information.

Tue Aug 29 14:04:45 2000
CONKLIN/EDWARDS
mary schumaci
Seeking info on Edmond (edmund) Conklin b. Danbury Ct./spouse Marie Clark of Bridgeville son Rufus Henry/spouse Saphronia Adelia Edwards/ 11 grandchildren including Samuel Alonzo,benjamin, Seth, Minnie, Frederick, Loretta, Marcus..lived in the Bethel area mid 1800,s

Thu Aug 31 14:17:35 2000
BUTLER
Norma Clark
I am searching for the birthdate of Delia Butler born in Sullivan County she was born in 1845 but I am not sure of the Town where she was born. Thank you. Norma Clark


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