Sullivan County, NY Queries for September 1999

Sullivan County, NY Queries for September 1999


Sep 1 03:39:12 1999
BENTON, DRENNON (EN)
Wayne F. Baldwin P. O. Box 572, Culpeper, VA 22701
Hi, Am researching info on the Benton family of Livingston Manor, Liberty in Sullivan County. Roosevelt Benton, born 1867 died 1923, married twice, second wife was Nancy Drennon. I know their son Donald who resides in Livingston Manor. Does anyone know the parents of Roosevelt Benton? Siblings etc.? Any help appreciated.
Is there anyone available to do census look ups? Would like to check the 1860 census of Sullivan County for above, Roosevelt Benton. Thanks,

Sep 1 09:04:38 1999
WHITBECK
Ethel S. Oliver
Looking for my GreatGrandfather FRANK WHITBECK OF BETHEL, SULLIVAN COUNTY, b.1845-1850. His parents were Thomas Whitbeck and Deborah Swarthout. His wife was Mary Monroe. They had three daughters b. Bushville, Liberty, or Monticello Addie, Rhoda, and Ethel Augusta. Addie married Charles Hoose in Monticello. They had three children, Mildred, Gladys, and George. Ethel married ? Guthrie, and later Rob Milligan. They had one child, Ethel Alberta. Rhoda died at 17. Looking for any connecting information on Whitbecks, Swarthouts, Monroes. Ethel S. Oliver

Sep 1 13:49:32 1999
FINCH
Loren William FINCH
Looking for info on my gg grf. Merritt M. FINCH, born 1809 or 1812(different dates in censuses). He moved to PA and married Mary PHILIPS. They had seven children. We can't find his NY birthplace or any info on his family going.

Sep 2 18:35:13 1999
DENNISTON
John Letourneau
Researching any historical data on the residence of Walter S. Denniston of Denniston's Ford, town of Fallsburg.

Sep 3 18:08:57 1999
DOUGHTY
Jim Tennessen
Information on Ezekial Doughty b. 1817 in New York. Was in Liberty in 1870 with wife Harriett and 7 children. Any information on date of death and / or family information in the area is appreciated.

Sep 3 18:15:15 1999
DOUGHTY
Jim Tennessen
Information on Ezekial Doughty b. 1817 in New York. Was in Liberty in 1870 with wife Harriett and 7 children. Any information on date of death and / or family information in the area is appreciated.

Sep 3 18:16:07 1999
Goff
R F Goff 3217 Reed St Eriew Penna. 16504
Any information on David T Goff born 1811 in Schoharie County NY lived in Liberty Ny Sullivan County from 1850 until hios death in 1864. Buried in Swan Lake Cemetary, married to Amy O West Goff,three sons of this marriage Miles Henry born 1850 Giles A born 1862 and John H Goff born l860 Amy O West Goff remarried in 1868 to George Harris from Thompson NY Sullivan County.

Sep 4 15:31:39 1999
LEWIS/EDWARDS
Darlene

I AM SEARCHING THE FOLLOWING,THEY WERE ALL FROM THE WURTSBORO HILLS:
John W. Lewis  1863-1928
Minnie Edwards 1867-1932
Children:
Enoch Lewis 1887-1962
Anna Lewis  1889-1964  Anna married a Abram Johnson
William Lewis
Nora Lewis
Joseph Lewis
Can anyone connect to me?

Sep 5 05:57:33 1999
WHITCOMB
Gail LaFrance
Looking for any information on the Whitcomb family of Sullivan Co, NY.

Sep 6 07:14:22 1999
HERBISON
Jean Herbison 11163 W. 17th Ave. #112
(This is an update to a query posted 1/12/99) Researching the surname HERBISON in Fallsburgh; 1855-1900. Looking for information about Robert HERBISON and family. Robert and his wife Eliza McFetridge Herbison immigrated from Ireland in Dec. 1855 on the ship Bridgewater, port of New York. They were living in Fallsburgh by 1861, but at some point they may have lived in Woodbourne. Their third son, Hugh, was born in Fallsburgh, Jan. 2, 1861. 8 other children were also born in Fallsburgh: Robert Jr., Martha, Mary, Andrews, James, William, Elizabeth, & Samuel. Robert died in 1899 and Eliza in 1901. Both are buried in Fallsburgh. Hugh Herbison left New York before 1884, at which time he was married to Rosa Bley in West Point, NE.

Sep 6 08:58:02 1999
WILLIAMS, ADAMS, GLASBY
Janet Newman
Thomas Williams (1797-1861) born Putnam Co., died Monticello, Sullivan Co, NY. His wife Lydia (Adams) Williams, born est.1797 Kent, Putnam Co. NY, died 1845 Fort Montgomery, Orange Co. They had children: Warren (d.1849), Moses (d.1849), Gilbert, Richard, Adah Ann, (these three of Ulster Co. in 1869) and George F. Williams(of Oneida Co. and deceased by 1869). The two sons who were dead by 1849 left 5 young children: Silas, Jefferson, Wesley, Levi and Julia who married --Glasby and was of of Dwarkill by 1869. Information on Thomas and Lydia (Adams) Williams from DAR -would like confirmation. Share other info on Lydia (Adams) Williams.

Sep 7 06:12:39 1999
BENTON - DRENNON
Wayne F. Baldwin P. O. Box 572, Culpeper, VA 22701
Hi Folks, Would like to "find" someone who could do a look-up in the Sullivan County Democrat Archives for obituary in 1923 of Roosevelt Benton of Livingston Manor, Sullivan Co., NY., or exchange info such as I have.

Sep 7 18:01:07 1999
SUNCAN MEADOWS FARM
Darlene
Does anyone know where this farm is located? My Grandfather Enoch Lewis was born on this farm in 1887 but I can't seem to locate it. Can anyone help?

Sep 10 17:26:10 1999
KAUTZ, GROSHOLZ ie WOODS
Teresa Klaiber 22937 Long Branch Road, Rush, KY 41168
Looking for contacts wtih KAUTZ, GROSHOLZ families residing 1860 & 1870 in Fremont. GROSHOLZ translates to GREAT WOODS. May have used name WOOD or WOODS in US

Sep 10 17:26:24 1999
KAUTZ, GROSHOLZ ie WOODS
Teresa Klaiber 22937 Long Branch Road, Rush, KY 41168
Looking for contacts wtih KAUTZ, GROSHOLZ families residing 1860 & 1870 in Fremont. GROSHOLZ translates to GREAT WOODS. May have used name WOOD or WOODS in US

Sep 10 04:22:31 1999
SMITH/CAMPBELL
Cindy Butler
Would like any information on Smith/Campbell. They lived in Roscoe and Livingston Manor. My Great Grandmothers name was Myrtle(Campbell was her maiden name) and her husbands name was Albert Smith. Would like any information.

Sep 10 11:19:27 1999
GREEN
Green
I am looking for a Fred Green who was married to a Lucy E. Cronk They had the following children: Joseph, Frank, Henry, Charles and 1/2 brother Earl Smith,and Eva. I do know that Joseph was born in Bloomingburg in 1901. Can anyone connect with me?

Sep 10 14:05:06 1999
GOFF
R F Goff 3217 Reed St Erie Penna 16504
Information on David T Goff born 1811 in Schoharie County NY lived in Liberty Ny Sullivan County from 1850 to 1864 buried in a Swan Lake Cemetary on Feb 22nd 1864 married Amy O West circa 1850 three boys from marriage Miles Henry Born 1852 John H born 1860 and Giles A Goff born 1862 any information at all.

Sep 15 08:53:15 1999
IVES
Marg LaMadeleine
From the Family Tree maker, we learned that Thomas & Betsey Gilbert Ives lived in Bethel, NY(sullivan Co) , maybe 1822-1834?(Esther, Sarah,Jane,Edward and Nancy were born there) Children of Thomas & Betsey Gilbert Ives: Elizabeth b.Aug.22,1814, South Britain ,Ct Olive Ann Ives b.Oct 31,1815, Southbury, Ct Maryette Ives b. Nov.5,1817, Southbury,Ct Julia Jennette Ives b. April 22,1820, Southbury, Ct JAMES GILBERT IVES b. Jan 22,1822, Southbury, Ct. Esther M. Ives b.April 10,1825, Bethel, NY Sarah L. Ives b. May 2,1827, Bethel, NY Jane I Ives b. March 24,1829, Bethel, NY Edward Ives b. April 2,1831, Bethel, NY Nancy A. Ives b. Jan.21,1833, Bethel,NY I'm looking for the parents of 2 Ives,ggggrandfathers! THOMAS IVES, born circa 1793 ANDREW IVES ,b, circa 1780 married Sally Betsey Gilbert married Anna Prindle 3-9-1814 died 9-23-1856 Roxbury,Ct had 3 sons,9 daughters had 1 son, 2 daughters son,JAMES GILBERT IVES married (ANDREW'S ) daughter, SARAH ELVIRA IVES on November 24,1841 in New Milford,Ct If you can help us fill in the blanks on the parents of both THOMAS & ANDREW IVES THOMAS & SALLY BETSEY IVES marriage ANDREW & ANNA IVES deaths we would be most grateful for any leads. Thanks , Marg

Sep 16 19:39:49 1999
YEOMANS
Gayle Yeomans
I am looking for ancestors of and information about Charles Henry Yeomans who was born 12/28/1870 in Hartwood, Town of Forestburgh. In particular I'm looking for names of his parents. I believe Charles Henry was married to Frances Elizabeth Clark.

Sep 17 19:52:20 1999
NORTON
Bob Norton
I'm looking for any information on Chester Norton, who was born in Bristol, CT on 4/16/1800. Chester Norton died in Fremont, NY on 2/28/1879 and was married to Fanny Cranston, who died 4/19/1881 in Fremont.

Sep 18 20:06:25 1999
ROARK
mdr
Seeking any ROARK family information for Monticello. G'Gfather JOHN ROARK and G'G'Gfather Bernard ROARK, both from Ireland,lived in Monticello 1860-1914. John had step-brothers Patrick and Michael. Any info would be helpful.

Sep 18 20:11:59 1999
McDEVITT
mdr
Seeking any info on Charles M. McDevitt married to Kate Kelley in Ireland. May have moved to Sullivan Co, 1850. Daughter Ellen McDevitt married John Roark 1860, lived in Monticello 1860-1900. Any information on the McDevitt family would be helpful. Thanks

Sep 19 16:53:10 1999
DAWSON, FAIR
Donna J. Nichols 107 Briarwood Drive West, Warren, NJ 07059
Seeking information on David L. Dawson b. 26 Apr 1830 in Coeymans, Albany, NY, died 11 Nov 1908 in South Kortright, Delaware, NY. Married Mary Marildia Fair in either Purvis or Rockland, Sullivan County, NY on 1 Jan 1850. They had 8 children, all believed to have been born in Livingston Manor, Sullivan, NY. They were: Edwin, Edwin Deforist, Marilly, Lilly May, Adella Alice (my great grandmother), Frances Amelia, Harriet Rosalie, and Morss T. Will gladly share all information I have with anyone interested in this family.

Sep 20 21:19:43 1999
STEWART-CLINE-KNIFFEN
Lisa
My g-g-grandmother was Keturah Kniffen Cline Stewart. After her first husband Christian Cline passed away she married Leroy Stewart, who survived her at the time of her death in April 1924. Any descendants of Leroy's out there? I'd love to exchange information.

Sep 21 20:22:45 1999
Murphy
Bob Palmer
Looking for information about Thomas Murphy married to Bertha Stark or Starck. Lived in Callicoon around 1905. Children were Thomas, Charles, Edwin, Anna

Sep 22 10:24:50 1999
MC FADDEN
David Hartley
Looking for information regarding the Mc Fadden family who owned a farm on Crawford Road(Hankins Road) on the Delaware River in Tusten in the early 1900's.

Sep 22 13:26:52 1999
WELLS
Linda Mori
need to find information on Edith Wells. Her son was Richard Wells. Her Birth date was 8/22/08. Death 12/20/95.

Sep 24 08:50:20 1999
CHRIST
Sue Janke
Searching for any information on Katharina CHRIST born in Jeffersonville in 1845. Parents were William CHRIST and Catherine VON FLIE. Katharina CHRIST married Herman J VOLLBRECHT in 1869. They later settled in Elmira, NY. Any information would be appreciated.

Sep 24 08:59:21 1999
CLARK
Sue Janke
Robert Jackson Clark - looking for any information. He was born approximately 1888 or 1889 in Forestburg, NY, Sullivan County. He was adopted by Miles and Mary Clark. Known brothers were: Ullyses Grant Clark and William Clark.

Sep 24 22:36:46 1999
CLOSE, ROBINSON, BANKS
Don Palmer
Any information on Martha (WHIPPLE) ROBINSON,who married first Ebenezer ROBINSON, Jr., second Ezra CLOSE. He died ca. 1860-65. They lived Beaverkill with her son Enos ROBINSON. She later in Hardenburgh with Samuel BANKS family as mother. What is BANKS connection? Also any information on George Cyrus (or Cyrus George) ROBINSON, son of Enos. Died in Civil War, but cannot locate any service connection.

Sep 26 18:03:09 1999
VAN KUEREN
Bruce Ashcraft
Born Sullivan CTY 1845, died 1928 in Quaker Hill, Waterford CT, father William J. Van Kueren, married Margaret or Elezabeth Simpson date unknown, children Ida, William, Eugene, Elizabeth. Looking for marrage date.

Sep 27 05:27:22 1999
VAN KEUREN
D G Van Curen
Looking for descendancy information on the Van Keurens that moved into Sullivan County after 1800.

Sep 29 06:58:29 1999
COGER
Carol VanBuren 116 Horton Road, Westtown NY 10998
Could someone check the 1860 Census for Neversink for the following people which are my husband's family? Hiram E. Coger Page 281; Jeremiah Coger Page 285; Joseph B. Coger Page 286; William Coger Page 279.

Sep 30 11:04:09 1999
KEOUGH ELIZABETH vERONICA churchill
Jean Churchill Hilton Head Island, SC
I am trying to find info on William Churchill Husband of Elizabeth Keough Where he was born, died and his parents names, any info would be so helpful. The Keough Family ran a summer hotel in the late 1800" My father was Charles William Churchill oldest son of Elizabeth. Thanks for any assistance. Jean Churchill

Sep 30 11:26:58 1999
Pillion
Joannie Ellis
Hugh Pillion married Anna Breiner in 1889. Anna Breiners parents John Breiner,Julia Mutchler prominent farmer and one of the first settlers in Callicoon Center. Hugh and Anna moved to North Branch...became proprietor of Maple Grove House,moved to Long Eddy,leased the Van Benschoten House,purchased property of General Halsey and remodeled it into a "first-class estate","THE ARLINGTON". Would like info on the hotels. Also Hugh was manager and paymaster for the blue stone qurries worked by Mr. Kilgour.Info on that also wanted. Place of burial Roscoe,no stone,would like date...obit. or any info. Thank you very much,Joannie Ellis.

Sep 30 20:33:23 1999
MOSHER
Margaret Luna
I am looking for any information on Jesse Odel Mosher (1817 or 19 - 1868 or 9) and Jane Crosher Mosher who moved from Dutchess County to Sullivan County in 1849. He is my gggg grandfather. I am at a stumbling block. Thanks!

Sep 30 21:20:11 1999
EVERTS, SHARP, EVANS, BURTON, MULLEN
Elizabeth Uryga
John Everts born abt 1800, m. Pamilla (Penelope?) Niece. Their son, John Everts b. June 22, 1840 Married Mary Arvilla Burton(dau of Ambrose Burton and Lydia Mullen) in 1860.In the 1870 census of Neversink, John (Sr) was living with William and Maria Sharp and their son Frank. John (Jr) had a son named William Sharp Everts. Does anyone have any information on this Everts or Sharp family?


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