Sullivan County, NY Queries for February 2002

Sullivan County, NY Queries for February 2002

Fri Feb 1 19:03:04 2002
Edith Haines Sampson
Desperately seeking info on Joseph C. Porter, his 2nd wife Sarah A. Haines, and Abraham and Harriet Porter Osterhout, timeframe 1800-1890. Joseph Porter had 3 wives and 20 ch. Please, doesn't someone know something about Sarah Haines? They were marr. aft. his 1st wife Mary Jane Booth died after having their 9th baby Clarence in 1868. Sarah already had a baby, Milo Franklin Haines, b. 2-3-1868. Milo was with the Osterhouts in 1870,'75,'80, and their own 3 ch.: Franklin Porter, Mary Isabel and William A. Osterhout. Sarah and Joseph had Ellen and Bessie before she died in childbirth 2-06-1875. He married the 3rd time to Mary Schwab and had 6 more ch. Milo was my grandfather and I know nothing about Sarah Haines' family. Thanks for any leads. Edith

Sun Feb 3 20:47:10 2002
Searching for information concerning ____ GRIFFIN. He disappeared from record bet. 1845-1848. He married Henrietta Joyce abt. 1844. Henrietta was born in 1823 Sullivan Co. NY.

Sun Feb 3 20:54:11 2002
Searching for information concerning Henrietta Joyce b. 1823 Sullivan Co. NY. She married ___ Griffin, they had one child, Charles Augustus b. 1845 Wayne Co. NY. Her second husband was John F. Hale, m. abt. 1848.

Fri Feb 8 20:43:10 2002
Betty A. Hellman
Looking for and obit of Ruth N Paradise b. Thompson, 4-12-1916 and d. 12-24-1992 at Bloomingburg, Sullivan, N.Y.

Sat Feb 9 13:59:22 2002
Looking for information on the family of Harvey WHEELER married to Amelia ELDRED d/o James & Polly V. ELDRED d. Jan. 10, 1820 age 16y 5m. 3d. Any help would be most appreciatied. Thank you.

Sat Feb 9 20:53:50 2002
Seeking information on John and Delia O'NEILL who were living in Forestburgh in 1870 - John was a teamster. They had a son William and a daughter Mary who, I believe, was born in Oakland Valley. Would like info on available records and history of area. Thanks

Wed Feb 13 14:31:32 2002
June Edwards
Any records of birth,death,marriage of Robert,Eliza,Thomas.Carrie OR Joseph.Probably between 1800 to 1870.

Sat Feb 16 21:55:13 2002
JAMES PHILLIPS father of GEORGE PHILLIPS born 1830 died 3/22/1898. I have death certificate on George only lists his father as James of Sullivan County, NY. George married Elizabeth Rhoades. Elizabeth Rhoades' mother was Emma Noyes Wescott (Dimsey 2nd marriage) 1st marriage was to a Thaddeus Rhoades. ANY HELP WITH ANY OF THESE SURNAMES WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED! THANX.

Mon Feb 18 09:20:24 2002
Rose Boxer 6432 SW 83rd Place, Ocala, FL 34476
BONDER farm located in Spring Glen, NY; purchased from Jennie Kraus in 1919 and resold in 1934 to Legrand B. Cook. Jacob and Pauline BONDER were my grandparents.

Tue Feb 19 11:02:31 2002
Amanda Gorr
I am looking for information on Broer Decker born in 1660 in Kingston, NY, his father was Jan Broersen Decker and mother was Heiltje Jacobs. I'm not sure when he moved because he came to livingston Manor and moved back to Kingston and returned to Livingston Manor and died there in 1722. There is also a Hannah Decker born 1752 father Broer Decker, mother Sara Livingston. Hannah married Charles Mc Lean in 1772. They had 7 children all born in Livingston Manor. I am really looking for information on where they might be buried and of any christening records and marriage records. If anyone has this information please let me know Thanks

Wed Feb 20 07:35:37 2002
Amanda Gorr
I am wondering if there were any Dutch Reformed Churches in Livingston Manor, NY. My ancestor Broer Decker died in Livingston Manor in 1772. Many of his grandchildren also were born there same last name. Also there is the Mc Lean which stem off the Decker's. I am interested in finding records pertaining to births, marriages, and deaths. If anyone knows anything please let me know.

Wed Feb 20 21:36:30 2002
Darene Kesler
lOOKING FOR Jocelyns in Sullivan County, Mi, and Delaware county, MI.( David Joslin, George Snell Jocelyn,William Kimball Jocelyn,James Robinson Jocelyn.

Thu Feb 21 09:53:20 2002
Nancy Jane McKee 1419 Everall Rd., Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5J 3L7
James MYERS came from Germany to Sullivan Co. (then Ulster) bef. 1800, served in NY militia in War of 1812. Son, John P. born Lyons, Wayne Co. (then Ontario) abt. 1815. Family returns to Lumberland, Sullivan Co. John's son, Friend Whitlock MYERS, born at Mud Pond, Lumberland, on 4 Dec. 1836. In 1840 census, James is in Bethel, age 60-70 yrs., John P. is in Lumberland, age bet. 20-30 yrs. with 3 sons under 5, 1 dau. bet. 5-10. and wife bet. 20-30. In 1850, James and wife are missing (probably died), John P.'s wife is missing and John P. and boys (Stephen D., Samuel C., Friend W.) are living with other families. My brick walls: where are James MYERS and his wife(name?) buried?; was Friend's mother a WHITLOCK? and where is she buried? John and Friend came to Canada (Kent Co.) in 1854 but served in Michigan reg'ts. in the Amer. Civil War. Friend is my husband's gg grandfather. Any help greatly appreciated.

Fri Feb 22 12:01:37 2002
Ron Relyea
Looking for information on Monroe (Munroe) Relyea, born about 1821. Listed in 1850 Census in Town of Thompson. Wife Ann and children Wainwright and Elizabeth. Other children born later were Washington Irving (known as Wash or Irv)and Benjamin Franklin (known as Frank).

Fri Feb 22 12:14:52 2002
Hilda (Sarr) Walrath
JOHN SARR of Marbletown served in the Revolution with 2nd New Jersey Militia October 1775 thru June 1776, according to copy of his Payroll Card from Archives. Looking for any records or materals on this Militia - He was my G, G, G, G, Grandfather; any help appreciated. NOTE: new e-mail address of Thank you.

Sat Feb 23 02:18:43 2002
Researching John Broughton of Sullivan Co., Monticello, 1820 & 1830,(born Conneticut abt. 1780). Had daughter Celinda Broughton born 1813 in Conneticut, married William H. Gray in Monticello in 1836 ,had 6 children, resided for rest of lives in Sullivan County. Am hopeful to compair notes with anyone who has found a Broughton in Sullivan County, they most likely are related to my Broughton family. See April 2001 query-Email address now corrected for more Gray information.

Sun Feb 24 14:50:58 2002
Mary Hawley 407 Barton Road, Apalachin, NY 13732
ROBERT JEWELL - Just found your query of April 1999, If you are still following this site and researching the William A. Dice Family of Sullivan Co., NY, please e-mail me. I am the gg grandaughter of John P. Dice. Mary Hawley

Wed Feb 27 09:20:23 2002
Thelma Freed
Clarence and Angie Barrett lived in High View on a farm there. Trying to find when they died and where they are burried.Thank you for any help you can give me.

Wed Feb 27 11:29:08 2002
Jennifer Laughlin-Ryan 24 Imbrook Lane, Aberdeen NJ 07747
I am the daughter of Allan J. Holmes b 5-5-1924- d 3-27-1976. Looking for info on grandparents James M.Holmes and Minnie Brownlee Holmes.

Thu Feb 28 08:21:00 2002
Robert A. Rowe
I am looking for any information about Catharine Wormuth and Wallace Hill families, relative to a "Special Examiner's Report" (JHL Eager, Special Examiner, from Auburn, NY, as the purpose of this report states: "concerning testimony of Catherine Wormuth and Wallace Hill were attached by me this day because the violation of the law was committed in Sullivan Co., N.Y. (Southern Dist.) & comes up for hearing in New York City, Nov. 18, 1884." The attachment the examiner made was to my grandfather's Civil War Pension Papers. The hearing noted was of an attorney from Downsville, Delaware Co., by the name of John T. Odwell, who was accused of defrauding Mrs. Wormuth, Wallace Hill, and my grandfather, among others. I am looking for any information about the Wormuth and Hill families.

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