Sullivan County, NY Query Page W

Sullivan County, NY QUERY PAGE W

DATE: April 20, 1998
Rosemary Markoff
Searching for any information regarding my great grandparents: Henry Wahl Born 1/25/1830, died 4/19/1900 Fremont Center Elizabeth Wahl Born 12/24/87, died 2/12/1902. Particularly interested in how related to other WAHL families in Fremont Center and any other historical information.

DATE: 21 June 1998
I am looking for any information on the WALBEY surname. I don't have very much to go on. Had one uncle that I know of that was born in Sullivan, NY. SEPT. 4, 1906 His name was Alonzo WALBEY. Any information would be helpful.

Nov 12 07:20:51 1998
marianne hoyt snyder
Looking for any information on Waldron's of the 1800's in the Sullivan Cty area, particularly an Agnes Erdine, b.6-1888.Thank you.

DATE: 17 Apr 1997
Ward, Joseph-Parksville/Livingston Manor/Fostertown-1768-present

DATE: 16 Dec 1997
Donald R. Warren Sr.
Searching for info on the family of Archie D. Warren, Born Roscoe NY March 23 1891. He was the Son of Augustus Warren and Electa Ingraham Both born somewhere in NY state. Both Full Blooded Native Americans.They had another son born in Cooks Falls, Del. Co. in 1904. Sons name was Wesley Legrand Warren. Records Show that 6 more children were born before Archie D. Any Info contact me or

DATE: 07 Jan 1997
Carl Washburn
I am looking for any information regarding Isaiah or Josiah WASHBURN. Josiah apparently came from the Delaware Valley (?vague description as to where this is) to Tioga Co., PA. Isaiah, who I believe is Josiah's father was found in the 1840 and 1850 census of Windham Township, Bradford County, PA. I have yet to find any other reference to an Isaiah WASHBURN. Any information on the descendents or movements of either Josiah or Isaiah WASHBURN would be greatly appreciated.

DATE: 16 March 1997
The Rev. Steven R. Garstad
Looking for death certificate or obituary for farmer Philip Henry Wasim who lived in Liberty and Brisco Lake area from late 1850s until death listed on gravestone at Swan Lake Cemetery (formerly Stevensville) as 18May1872.

DATE: 21 Dec 1996
Bud Marks
Samuel George "Pop" WEARNE b. 26 Oct 1885 d. abt ____1959/69 . . m. pri ____1920 Myrtle Elrena SULLIVAN b. 3 Jun 1890 d. approx 1959 Samual died in the early 1960's. His first wife died giving birth. Samuel remarried Myrtle SULLIVAN who was listed as his wife in 1920 census. In 1905 he applied for US citizenship.

Mar 19, 1999
Henry W. Miller
Federal Census for NY 1810 WEATHERLOW, JOHN Sullivan County, NY PAGE 337 Township: 00010-20100 ID# 1a3379495 This the only info I have for Sullivan County in connection to John WEATHERLOW. (Alternate spellings are WETHERLOW, WEATHERLO, WETHERLO).

Feb 27 ,1999
Barbara C. Thompson
I am looking for the descendants of Balthasar Weber, one of the founders of Obernburg, N.Y. and one of the first parishoners of St. Mary's Church in Obernburg. Where are the descendants of his son, Wilhelm, and his daughter, Barbara? Also, where was Balthasar's stone house located in Obernburg? What was the name of Balthasar's second wife?

Jan 19 1999
Charmaine Campany POBox 376, Croghan, NY 13327
Conrad WEGMAN purchased a farm near Falls Mill from Valentine and Christina Weiss Baum. Where was the farm, does it still exist?

DATE: 13 Oct 1996
Fred Miller
Would like to find out about my great aunt MARGE WEINER of Liberty, who died in, I believe, 1994 at the age of 91. My name is Fred MILLER. My email address is Thank you.

Jan 14 1999
Charmaine Campany POBox 376, Croghan, NY 13327
Looking for any information about a Weiss family of Hortonville. Christina Weiss daughter of John Weiss married Valentine Baum. She also had four brothers mentioned in her obit : John & Jacob of NY, Chris Weiss of Calicoon and Wm. Weiss of Mileses. Christina and her husband lived on a farm in Beechwoods then bought the Peter Lahm saloon in Jeffersonville. I would be so appreciative of any information someone might offer!

DATE: 06 Nov 1997
Sharon Whitney, RR1 Box 79A Montrose PA 18801
Alfred Delos Welch b. 1820 Long Eddy, NY died prisoner during Civil War. Need regiment for records. Supposedly in the NY Rifles. Married Sarah Skiff had sons; Vinal Skiff and Charles. Looking for Civil War information along with any information on his parents and siblings.

Nov 1 1998
Stephen Bohrer 711 Oak St., Burden, KS 67019
Looking for ancestors and decendants of Stephen Decatur WELLS, b. 1813 in NY; d. 1875, KS; married 1839 Sara Jane WOOD, b. 1819, NY; d. 1901, KS Children: Elijah Bradner, b. 1840; Phoebe Jane, b. 1843; Charles Wood, b. 1842, Bethel, NY; m. 1871, Bethel, NY, Ellen Jane PERRY, b. 1842, Bethel, NY; Sarah Agnes, b. 1845; Mary Emma, b. 1849; and Stephen Decatur, b. 1855.

DATE: Aug 11, 1998
Frank Wenzel, 103 Shane Circle, Perry, GA 31069
Seeking information on WENZEL families that lived in Callicoon, Sullivan County, NY from about 1850 through around 1920. Henry WENZEL, his wife Elizabeth PETHICK, and their children purchased property there about 1850. Henry and his family retired there until his death in Oct 1870. He was elected Justice-of-the-Peace and Fire Inspector in 1869. After his death Elizabeth continued to live there until about 1917. Henry's son Adolphus reportedly had the first Steam Sawmill in Sullivan County. Adolphus served as Town Clerk, Town Supervisor and was elected to the New York Assembly. Adolphus' youngest child, Gertrude WENZEL was born abt 1866-67 in Callicoon. Sidney E. WENZEL, Adolphus' son, married Henrietta ("Hattie") HELCK. The HELCK family is also prominent in Sullivan County History. Henry's grandson Furman L. KNEELAND (son of Louise A. WENZEL) reportedly spent much time in the area during the mid-1900's. I would welcome any information anyone has on these families and would be glad to exchange information.

DATE: 6/8/97
Looking for parents of Mary E. Conner, b. 20 mar 1842, Pt. Jervis, Orange Co. NY, d. 4 Jun 1926, Monticello, Sullivan Co., NY. Married Oliver Charles Norris, b. 17 Nov 1836, Sackett Lake, Sullivan CO. NY and died 16 Apr 1928, Monticello, Sullivan Co. NY. They married 22 Dec,1859. Mary E. Conner was the d/o Frances, "Frank" Conner b. 1797,d. 5 Aug 1864 in Forestburg, Sull. Co, and Miss Werden. Looking for help finding ancestors of Frances Conner and his wife, Miss Werden.

Nov 5 ,1998
Roxie M. Wheeler 1224 Henry Augusta, Kansas 67010-1416
WHEELER. I am looking for any relation to my Thomas John Wheeler who was born in New York 1822. He married 1847 in Wayne County, Pa to Sarah VanCampen. They had eight children - only five lived to be adults. They were: Hulda Jane WHEELER married to Emety PICKERING 1871. Rhoda Ann WHEELER married Benjamin Sharpsteen 1867. Emma Clarissa WHEELER married to W. H. DIRLAM 1878. William A. (Willie) WHEELER married to Myrtle (Myrtie) SHEPPARDSON 1884. Frank VanCampen WHEELER married to Minerva Eabling 1891. I would like to find thhe parents and siblings of Thamas John WHEELER. Thanks.

DATE: July 11,1997
Liz Bawden
Seeking information about DANIEL H. WHELPLEY whose father might be Isaac Whelpley of Sullivan Co. Daniel was born in N.Y. approx. 1800-1810. A family member is Berthi Whelpley. This is not the Daniel Whelpley of Rye, who died in 1861. Our Daniel passed through Louisiana & onto Calif. by 1849. He married Hipigia Harris of Louisiana. He may have had a son Joseph, born about 1840, from a previous marriage. need help.

DATE: 09 Aug 1996
R.L. Boisjolie
Searching for birth location and family information concerning my Grandfather Warren Whipple, who was born in New York in 1863.

DATE: March 22, 1998
Virginia Brumage Wakeman
I am researching information on Adam White b.1783, d. 1873 Forrestburgh NY. His father was Joseph White according to family info. He m. Martha Peck 1812. Have 9 children listed. Would appreciate any information. Thanks.

DATE: 06 Sept. 1997
Niles Wilcox
Researching Nelson Wilcox, Delaware & Sullivan Counties, Town of Masonville around 1900.

DATE: 06 Aug 1997
onoldah l rone
Catherine WILLIAMS, b. 15 Jul 1800, Forestburgh, Sullivan Co., NY, and married 2 May 1816 in Sullivan Co., NY. Catherine married Reubon HICKOX II. Catherine was the daughter of Thomas WILLIAMS II and Maria QUICK. No dates or places known for Thomas WILLIAMS II and Maria QUICK except that they were living in Sullivan Co., NY when Catherine was born. Any help or leads will be greatly appreciated. Please Email me at or or write me at 1403 Cherrywood Drive, Richardson, TX 75080-5422. Thanks. Onoldah Rone

DATE: 7 Dec 1997
Dona & Gene
Looking for information on George H. Winslow, born 9-1-1841. Married to Lucy Ann Tryon. Please send any information you might have. I am his great granddaughter. thank you Dona

DATE: 03 Aug 1997
GUSTAVE ADOLPH WOELFERSHEIM , He was married in a German church March 24,1890 or April 20,1880 in Rondout NY was told that use to be near Kingston ,NY (Rondout ,NY is no longer there) Need to know Gustave's parents and where they were born. Also his brothers and sisters Would appreciate any help you may give me. Jean

DATE: 2/24/97
Susan Butterwick
I am searching for any information regarding my grandfather Lewis William WOLFE. He was born 19 Dec 1878 in Barryville, Sullivan, NY. to William WOLFE and Margaret COLE. He married Katherine F. SCHOTT I believe was also from this area. They moved from Sullivan county in 1917 to Honesdale, Wayne, Pa to open up a car dealership. I am at a stopping point on this line. I would appreciate any other information that you might have on this family. Thank You, Susan

DATE: 22 Oct 1996
Joan Nisley
STENGER and WOLTZ family of Fremont, Sullivan County, NY. They resided there from 1852 to about 1870. How to find birth/marriage/death/cemetery records for that time period?

DATE: 24 Apr 1997
Beverly Sweeney
Looking for information on the parents of COE BARNARD WOOD, b. 11 May 1815, Sullivan Co., NY. He marr. Mary FRANCES, b. 19 Aug 1817, NY. They moved to Bourbon Co., KS in 1862 and settled in Allen Co., KS in 1870. Any information would be appreciated. Thanks

DATE: 21 Nov 1997
Sherry (Wood)
Looking for information on Coe Barnard WOOD b. 11 May 1815 in Callicoon. His family moved to Callicoon in May 1814. His grandfather may have been William Wood who had 3 sons Garrett, David and Edward. I believe one of these sons was the father to Coe Barnard. Any help is greatly appreciated.

Dec 26 ,1998
Richard Wood
Ancestors/information on Moses Wood and Augustus Wood. Their father was Alfred Wood and mother was Mary Bigsby Moses (born 1846+/-) married Betsy Fergeson (sp) of Wayne County Pa Children are George, Edward, Alexander, David & Mary. Augustus (born 1844 +/-) married Barbara Hier of New York City Children William A married Annie White(Milanville) daughter, Jesse Ruth Alfred married Minnie Skinner of Sullivan Co. John (1873); Harrison (my grandfather) married Mary Gaston; Frank and Mabel thanks, please reply directly to Dick Wood;

Feb 20 ,1999
George L. Worden PO Box 458, St. Ann, MO, 63074
I am looking for my mother who was born in Ellenville NY, 1902 and died approx. 1936 in Spring Glen, Mountaindale Rd. She was buried in the Phillipsport Cemetery. Her children were, Lillian, Harold, Robert, Loretta, George, Arthur, Olive and Jimmy. She was married to Otis Worden.

Dec 23 ,1998
Mark Wright
Searching for connections to Samuel Wright(b.abt.1790)or son Stephen B. Wright(b.1821)or his son Monroe H. Wright, Neversink/Livingston Manor, NY

DATE: 22 May 1998
Bob Wright
I would appreciate any information on Seymour and Elizabeth Wright of Anderson. He was born abt 1807 and she was born abt 1811. They had a son named Frederick Charles Wright abt 1841 in Anderson. By 1860, they lived in Ringtown, PA

DATE: 11 Jan 1997
Virginia Delaney
Searching for information re my grandmother ELLEN WRIGHT and her brothers JAMES, JOHN and HESSEL. ELLEN b 1868 in Bethel, her sister CATHERINE b 1870 in Bethel. Other birthdates unknown. Names of parents also unknown. Cannot find them in the US census for 1870 anywhere in Sullivan County. Any information regarding boundaries, etc. or any other helpful ideas will be greatly appreciated.

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