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1902 



THE "OLD NORTHWEST" 



Genealogical Quarterly 



1902. 

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INDEX OF SUBJECTS. 






Accessions to the Society's Library- 
Books and Pamphlets- 
American Hist'l Asso'n, Ann'l Rep., 1901, 

158 
Bush Temple of Music In Memoriam, 159 
Catalogues- 
Academies, Schools, etc.— 
Phillips. Andover, Mass., 1901, 159 
Portland, Portland, Or., 1899-1900, 159 
Rose Polytechnic Institute, 1900, 30; 

1901, 159 
Wisconsin State Normal School, 1899, 

159 
Worcester Polytechnic Inst., 1901, 159 
Colleges and Universities— 
Amherst, 1899-1900, 30; 1900-1901, 159 
Chicago, University of, 189S-1900, 30 
College of N. J., Princeton, 1893-94, 158 
Cornell University, 1900-1901, 159 
Harvard University, 1899-1900, 30; 1900- 

1901, 1901-1902, 159 
Kenvon, 1900-1901, 159 
Oberl in, 1900-1901, 30 
Ohio State University, 1899, 30 
Pennsylvania, Univ'v of, 18S9-1900, 30 ; 

1900-1901, 159 
Princeton University, 1898-99, 30; 1900- 

1901,1901-1902, 159 
Rochester. University of, 1899-1900, 30 
Smith, 1896-97. 159 
Vassar, 1900-1901, 159 
Welleslev, 1S99-1900, 30; 1900-1901, 159 
' Williams, 1898-99, 1900-01, 30; 1891-92, 

? 1892-93,1895-96, 159 

J Books— 
? Bartlett— Rare Miscellaneous, 69 

Bryant— Family Histories, etc., 159 
Crowell— KeAV Publications, 30 
' Goodspeed— No. 7, Rare Books, etc., 31; 

No. 8, Rare Books, Prints, etc., 69; 
3 No. 9. Rare Books, etc., 159 

Gray— Topograph. Views, Pedigrees, 
etc., 31; No. 210, Early Printed Tracts, 
69 ; Handy Reference Cat. No. 212, 
Fam. Hist. ; 213, Ameicana and Col- 
oniaua; 215, Nobility, Peerage, etc., 
159 
Humphrey— Town Hist. , Gen. . etc.. 159 
Littlefield— Hist, and Gen. Books, 31 ; 
No. LVI, Hist, and (ten. Books, 160 
Morrison— Local Histories, etc., 160 
Munsells— Gen. and Fan*. Hist.. 160 
Woods— Miscel's Second-Hand Books, 
31 
Chase records of Births, Marriages and 

Deaths (MS.), 31 
Cincinnati, Soc'y of. Institution of the, 158 
Columbus, O., Directories, 1885. 1892, 1901. 

159 
Columbus and Franklin Co.,0., Biograph- 
ical History of, 30 
Columbus Trades and Labor Assembly, 

Illustrated History, 63 
Commissioners of Charities in Fug. and 

Wales, Reports of the. 1M19-1837, HO 
Commissioner of Education, Report of, 

1899-11)00, 68 
Connecticut Hist. Soc'v, List of Family 

Genealogies in Library of, 30 
Crawford. Col. William, 69 
Dartmouth Coll, Necrology, 1899-1900, 30 
Delaware County, Ohio, History of, 158 



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Accessions to the Society's Library- 
Books and Pamphlets- 
Franklin and Marshall Coll. Obit. Record, 

No. 5, 31 
Fair Haven, Vt., History of, Adams, C8 
Genealogies — 

Atwater, 30 

Grant, 69 

King, 15S 

Mills, Thomas, 69 

Smith, Matthew, 69 

Tanner, 158 

Upham, Joshua, 158 
Hand-Book of Practical Suggestions for 

Students in Genealogy, 69 
Hightstown, N. J., Baptist Church Anni- 
versaries, 158 
Kansas Hist. Soc'y Collections, Vol. 7, 158 
Kingsburv Coat-of-Arms, 69 
Light of Other Days, The, 159 
Litchfield Family, Circulars for obtaining 

information of, 31 
Little Nine Partners and Pine Plains, N. 

Y., History of, 69 
Long Island Genealogies', 69 
Mackenzics, Pedigree of the, of Gairloch 

and Lochend, 31 
Magna Charta, Fac-simile of, 150 

and Lochend, 31 
Mather, Richard, Address commemora- 
tive of, 158 
Matthews American Armorv and Blue 

Book, 158 
Montana Hist. Soc'y, Contributions, 1896, 

1900. 158 

N. E. Hist. Gen. Soc'y, Proceed'?, 1902, 160 
New Jersey Hist. Soc'y, Proceed's, 69, 160 
New London Co. Hist. Soc'y, Records aud 

Papers, 69 
Niagara Falls Pub. Lib'y, Ann'l Rep. 1902, 

160 
Oregon Hist. Soc'y, Proceedings, 160 
Pennsylvania Society of N. Y. City, Year 

Book, 1902. 153 
Suffolk Bartholomeans, 69 
Suffolk Manorial Families, Vol. I, Parts 9 

and 10, 31 
Sullivan, Gen. John, and Battle of R. I., 

159 
Swing, David, In Memoriam, 159 
Vineland Hist, and Antiq'n Soc'v, Rep't, 

1901, 160 

Watertown, Mass., Bond's Gen. and Hist. 

Of, 158 
Wisconsin Hist. Soc'v, Procecd'gs, 1901, 70 
Who's Who in America, 1901-1902, 09 
Periodicals— 
Acadiensis. 31, 70, 160 
American Author, 70, 160 
American Heraldic Journal, 31 
American .Monthly Magazine, oi, '.o, 160 
Annals of Iowa. 31, 70, 160 
Avery Notes aud Queries, 31, 70 
Bulletin Soc'y of American Authors, 31 
Chicago Liter Ocean. 31, 70 
Detroit Evening News, 31, 70, 160 
Essex Antiquarian, 31, 70, 160 
Essex Institute Hist. Coll'US, 31, 70. 100 
Genealogical Advertiser, 31,70. 160 
Genealogical Quar'ly Mag. and Mag. of N. 

E. Hist., 31, 70. 160 
Gulf Stat< s Historical Magazine, 160 



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Index of Subjects. 



Accessions to the Society's Library- 
Periodicals— 
Hartford Weekly Times, 31 
Historical Register, Medford, Mass., 31, 

70, 160 
International Monthly, 31 
Mayflower Descendant, 31, 70, 160 
Montgomery [Ala.] Advertiser, 31, 70, 160 
New England Hist. Gen. Keg'r, 31, 70, 160 
Newport Mercury, 31, 70, 161) 
New York Gen. and Biog. Rec'd, 31, 70, 160 
North Carolina Hist, and Gen. Register, 31 
Ohio Archaeolog'l and Hist. Quarterly, 

31, 70. 160 

Old Eliot, 31, 70, 160 

Owl, The, 31, 70, 160 

Quarterly of Oregon Historical Soc'y, 160 

Quarterly of Texas State Hist. A^so'n, 32, 

70, 160 
Records of Am . Cath. Hist. Soc'v of Phil'a, 

32. 70, 160 
South Carolina Hist, and Gen. Magazine, 

32, 70, 160 

The Spirit of '76. 32, 70, 160 

The Transailcgheny Hist. Magazine, 70, 160 

The Yenuontcr, 32, 70. 160 

The Virginia Mag. of Hist, and Biog., 32, 

70, 16.0 
West Virginia Hist. Magazine, 32, 70, 160 
William and Mary College Quarterly, 32, 

70, 160 
Pictures (Hooker) — 
College, The Old Red, 159 
Pierpont, Rev. James, 139 
Pierppnt, Mrs. Mary (Hooker), 159 
Some Hooker Stones in Burial Ground at 

Hartford, Ct., 159 
Willet, Rev. Andrew, 159 
Adams, Query, 24 
Avery, Note, 119 

Biographical Sketches- 
Win?, Lucius Bliss, 73 
Worthington, Thomas, 33, 121 
Book Notices — 

Administration, Territorial, Documents 

Relating to, 29 
Aegis 1903, Ye, 68 

Albemarle County in Virginia, 155 
American Revolution, Daughters of, Nat'l 

Soc'y of, Lineage Book of, 67 
American Revolution, Sous of, Nat'l Reg. 

of Soc'y of, 157 
Ancestor, The, 156 

Ancestors, Fifty Puritan 1628-1660, 66 
Anglo-American Pedigree, Hints for Trac- 
ing an, in the Old Countrv, 156 
Aspinwall Genealogy, The, "27 
Blakesley, Samuel, of New Haven, Conn., 

and his Descendants, 15-1 
Bradford, Gov. William, and his son, Maj. 

William Bradford, 64 
Connecticut Marriages, Earlv, 156 
Connecticut Men in the Revolution, Rolls 

and Lists of, 67 
Dorrance Family in the U. S., The, 64 
Dumont Family Notes, 153 
Duulevy Family, A Genealogical History 

of the, 64 
Finding List of Genealogies and Local His- 
tories in Syracuse (N. Y.) Public Lib'v, 
29 
Goshen, Conn., History of Town of. 67 
Greene Fam'y in Eng and America, to 
Heath Family, Washington Co. branch of 

the. 05 
Hibbard Family, Genealogy of, 27 
Highlanders of Scotland, The. 155 
Johnsons, New Haven and Wallingford 

(Conn.), The, 154 
Litchfield Family in America, The, 28 
Mead Family, Hist, and Genealogy of, 28 
Meigs, Vincent, Descendants of, h"»'5 



Book Notices— 

Meigs Chart of American Ancestry, 154 
Phelps Family in America, The, and their 

English Ancestors, 65 
Potters, New Haven Conn., The, 154 
Salisbury and Amesbury Mass., The Old 

Families of, 156 
Spencer, Mass., Historical Sketches, 29 
Viets Family, A Genealogv of the, 154 
W. R. Y. A Book of Remembrance, 66 
Whitehead, John, of New Haven and Bran- 
ford, Conn., 154 
Wisconsin, State Hist. Soc'y of. Dedication 

of its New Building, 68 
Books in Preparation — 
Genealogies- 
Adams, 62 
Arnaud, etc., 150 
Bacon. 150 
Beach. 150 
Blakesley, 150 
Bnckett, 25 
Clements, 62 
Cleveland. 62 
Cook, 150 
Crane, 150 
Cushing, 150 

Danforth (Danford, Dernford, etc.), 150 
Diltz, 62 

Earle, Earll, Earl, 150 
Eliot. 150 
Fairchild, 150 
Fairiield, 25 
Fuller. 25 
Gookin, 150 
Griggs, 25 
Hall. 150 
Halley, 25 
Hammond, 150 
Hansbrough, 25 
Hart, 150 
Hawkes, 25 
Hawkins, 151 
Herrick, 151 
Hinsdale, 25 
Ives. 151 
Kellogg, 151 
Mack, (two), 151 
Matson, 25 

Maya (Mayne, Maine, etc.), 151 
Meigs, 25 
Olmsted, 62 
Rockwood, 25 

Skiff, 62 i 

Sprague, 25 
Stocking, 151 
Strickland, 25 
True, 2<3 
Wagner, 151 
Walker, 62 
Webster, 63 
White, 151 
Wilkinson, 151 
Wyllys, Willis, Willes, 26 
Local Histories, Records, etc.— 
Bernardston. Mass., 151 
Britain, the ttlood Royal of, 63 
Colonial Virginia Register, 152 
Connecticut Men of the Revolution, 61 
Early Connecticut Marriages, 26 
Haddam, Conn., 151 
History of old and New Ross, in the Co. 

of Wexford, The, 64 
Matthews American Armory and Blue 

Book. 152 
Massachusetts Vital Records, 26 
Melvin, 152 

Old Kittery and Her Families, 152 
Scottish Families, 152 
Wills Proved in the Prerogative Court of 

Canterbury, ling., for the Vear 16 :o, 152 
Bookplate of Alexander W. Mackenzie, Note, 



Index of Subjects. 



Bookplates, The Genealogical Value of, Note, 
23 

Collamer, Collaraore, Note, 149 
Contributors and Contributions— 
Cleveland, Edmund Janes. 
Burials in Cove Cemetery, ^East Haddam, 
Conn., 48 
Cole, Frank Theodore. 
Gleason, 82, 130 
Thomas Worthirigton, 33, 121 
Derby, Prof. Samuel Carroll. 

Lucius Bliss Wing, 73 
Gorman, Edward A. 
Monumental Inscriptions, Rosse" Chapel 
Cemetery, Gamhier, 0., 13 
Herrick, Lucius Carroll. 

List of Pedigrees in Vis. of Oxford, 16 
Jennings, William Henry. 
Marriage Record, Washington County, 0., 
17, 43 
Mills, William B. 
Burials in Western Methodist Graveyard, 
Chillicotbe, 0., 50 
Phillips, David Everett. 
Monumental Inscriptions in Old Cemetery 
of Rutland, Mass., 85 
Ridgway, Charles Arthur. 
Ridgway Family of Burlington Co., N. J., 

and Columbus. O., 5. 39 
Descendants of Capt. William Fowler (Bv 
Daniel W. Fowler), com. by above, 133 
Ridgway, Mrs. Jennie Lindley. 
Ridgway Family of Pennsylvania and 
Winfield, Iowa, 40 
Rye, Walter. 

The Genealogical Value of Wills, 10 
Stone, Miss Mary Augusta. 
Burials in Old Cemetery at Cambridge, 
O., 127 
Whayman, Horace W. 
A List of Addresses to be made before the 

Society. Season 1901-2, 9 
Fragmenta Genealogica, No. IV. Wain- 

man-Wayneman, 42 
The Relation of Genealogy to History, 7 
Villers, Villiers, Villiers-Stuart, 1, 38 

Fulton, Query, 24 

Genealogies- 
Fowler, William, 133 
Gleason, 82, 1C0 
Ridgway. 5, 38, 40 
Villers, Villiers, Villiers-Stuart, 1 



Handley, Query, 61 

Illustrations- 
Arms — 

Fowler, facing 121 
Bookplates— 
Mackenzie, Alexander W., facing 23 
Villiers-Stuart, facing 1 
Portraits- 
Wing, Lucius Bliss, facing 73 
Worthington, Thomas, facing 33 
Putnam, Rufus, House of, Rutland, Mass., 

facing 85 
Rutland, Mass., Seal of, 118 

James, Note, 61 

Kingsbury Ancestry, Bureau of, Note, 61 
Kinne, Kinney, Kenney, Query, 149 

Last, Query, 24 
Loomis, Query, 61 

Mackenzie of Garloeh (Gairloch), 80 

Marriage Records- 
Washington Co., Ohio, 17,43 

Minnesota Historical Society, Note, fil 

Monumental Inscriptions and Burials— 
Cambridge, 0., Old Cemetery of, 127 
Cove Cemetery, East Haddam, Conn., 48 
Rosso Chapel Cemetery, Gambier, O., 13 
Rutland, Mass., Old Cemetery of , 85 
Western Methodist Graveyard, Chilli- 
cotbe. Ohio, 50 

Official Reports- 
Committee on Foreign Research, 120 

Heraldry, 120 
Library Committee, 1J9 
Librarian, 119 
Secretary, 72 

Oliver, Query, 149 

Orton, Note* 23 

Pierce, Query, 61 
Proceedings- 
Election of members, 32, 72 
officers, 71 

Sands, Note, 1 19 

Stone Genealogical Bureau, Note, 24 

Winegarner, Query, 61 



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t%Itlii8tration. 

1. Bookplate VILLIF.KS-sTCART (to face page 1.) 

2. Bookplate of ALEXANDER W. MACKENZIE (to face page 23.) 

I. Villers, Villiers, ViLTJEUs-STtr'Aitx. l\y Horace W. Whaymnn, Esq., Hon. 

Mem., Columbus, O 1 

II. RlDGWAY F,\MII,V 01' BURLINGTON ( (H'NT V, N. J.. AND COLUMBUS, OHIO. By 

Charles* Arthur Ridyway, of Columbus, Ohio ". 5 

III. The Relation of Genealogy to History. A Synopsis of an Address de- 

livered before The ''Old Northwest'' Genealogical Society, by Horace 

yv. Wiiayman, i:s<{. Communicated by Clunk* Arthvr Hidgivny 7 

IV, A List or Addresses to be Made Before the socii-:ty— Season 1001-2 9 

V. The Genealogical Valve of Wills. Where to Look for Wills jn Eng- 
land. {Continued.) By Walter Ei/c, Esq., Winchester House, Putney, S, 

YY., Bag : 10 

VI. Monumental Inscriptions from Rossi: Chapel Cemetery. Gambler, Knox 

Co , O. {Concluded.) By Eduard A. Gnrinari, of < 'olumbus, I3 

VII. List ol Pedigrees in the Visitations of the County of Oxford, I0O6, 1574 

and 1031. By Litem* Carroll Ihrrick. M.D., of Columbus, 1'"' 

VIII. Marriage Record, Washington County, Ohio. {Continual.) By William 

Henry Jenmngs, Esq., of Columbus, Ohio 1/ 

IX. Notes and Queries : 

Notes. — Bookplate of Alexander W. Mackenzie, The Genealogical Value 

of Bookplates, Orton, 23; Stone Genealogical Bureau,24. 
Queries. — Adams, Pulton, Last. 24. 
X. Books in Preparation : 

1. Genelaloqies ; 25 

2. Local Histories, Records, etc 26 

XL Book Notices 27 

Xil. Accessions to the Society's Library from October l to December 31, 1901.*. 30 

XIII. Proceedings of The "Old Northwest" Genealogical 'Society '■'<- 



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Officers— 1901. 

President— Won. James Buckingham, Zanesville, Ohio 

Vice- Presidents. 

Oliio— Col. William Alexander Taylor Columbus 

Illinois— Kbehexer Ruolciuglnim Chicucro 

[miiana— Josepli Pinckney Durham, Indianapolis 

Michigan— Hon. William Henry Clay Mitchell,* . . . traverse Citv 

Wiseunsin— lion. Charles Henry Williams Bit ra bob 

Honorary 1 'ice-Presidents. 
OhiorfMrii. Amjeline Biekham Clmpin. .' . . . • * Columbus 

Illinois— Prof. Edmund J tmes James, A.M., Ph.D . Chicago 

Indiana— John S, Doahaui Cory 

District of Columbia— Xelson W. Adams. . . . ' . . Washington 

California— Miss Sarah Louise Kimball, San Francisco 

Iowa— Hon. Charles Aldrich ' Des Moines 

Kansas— Hon. Horace Ladd Moore, Lawrence 

Louisiana— Miss Helen Pitkin New Orleans 

Massachusetts— Walter Eliot Th. wing, . . . . . Roxbury 

Minnesota— Charles Frederick La Serre Minneapolis 

Missouri— John Lai ber White, Kansas Citv 

New Jersey— Rev. Charles Henry Wright Stocking, D.D., . Woodbury 

New York— Rev. William A. Eardeley, A.M Brooklyn 

Pennsylvania— William Henry E.ule,* A.M., M.D., . . . Harrisburg 

Vermont— Col. Albert Brown Chandler, Randolph 

Secretary and Librarian— Lneins Carroll Herrick. M.D., . . . Columbus, Ohio 

Trm.v/'rfj'—Alexand'-r William Mackenzie, Columbus, Ohio 

Historian— I'rof. Samuei Carroll Pithy, A.M Columbus, Ohio 

Assistant Secretary — Clifton Clark Euahs, Esq., Columbus, Ohio 

/.'...,//;,v ("Prank Theodore cole. A.B., LL.B., . . Columbus, Ohio, Term expires, 1902 
Co m, like- pVilliam George Pengelly,F.S.A., . Columbus, Ohio, "■ » lyos 

Com,/u " (.Foster Copeland, Columbus, Ohio, " " 1904 

f Horace W.Whayman, F. U.S.A. I. f Alexander William Mackenzie, 

Publication f Frank T. .Cole, A. P., LL.B- Committee ) Mrs. Mary K. Rath-Merrill, 

Committee } Alexander W. Mackenzie, on Heraldry] Stephen Alexander Keneiiek, 

i, all of Columbus, Ohio. L all of Columbus, Ohio. 

«__,„„ f Horace W. AVhavman. F.R. S.A.I. f Horace W. Whayman, F.R.S. A.l. 

3JZ ) Alex. W. Maekenzizle, Col's, O., Library | Miss Alice Poardmau, 
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VILLERS, VILLIERS, VILLIERS-STUART. 

By Horace W. Whaysiax, Esq., Hon. Mem. 

The pedigree given on the three following- pages is from the 
Visitation of the County of Leicester in the year 1019, taken 
by William Camden, Clarencieux King at Arms, Sampson 
Lennand and Augustine Vincent being his deputies. The 
family is that of George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham, and 
is an ancient one in the county of Leicester. 

Through a cadet family, this family is represented in the 
Old Northwest by Gerald Villiers-Stuart, Esq., of Columbus. 
Ohio, whose bookplate forms the frontispiece of this issue. 

In a subsequent number of this magazine, the pedigree will 
be brought down to date, arranged upon the Register plan. 

By permission of the designer, we are enabled to reproduce 
the bookplate of Mr. and Mrs. Villers-Stuart, of Columbus, 
Ohio, and Coburg, Canada. 

This beautiful plate is pictorial. Upon a border of Shamrock 
(the badge of Ireland) is the legend "Ex Libris Gerald and 
Maud Villiers-Stuart." The subject of the bookplate (if I may be 
allowed the expression) is " Dromana," like a sentinel serenely 
overlooking the Blackwater. In the forground (the opposite 
shore), a Knight has dismounted and stands bareheaded, gazing 
intently forward with an air of sad reverence that seems to be 
more than fully shared by his milk-white steed. What is the 
Knight's dream ? Is it of the ancient glory of the Fitzgeralds, 
or of his own house ? Nay ! not of these things thinketh he, 
for 't is good-bye, a last good-bye, that he looketh, for he on the 
morrow must fight, along with all his house, against the despoil- 
ersof Ireland, the murderers of his King, whose last dying word 
"Remember," is his own battle cry. Near him on the ground 
traileth the evergreen ivy, humbly raising its head, as if (or his 
*' In Memoriam" wreath, fit emblem of the fidelity of his house. 

The Arms are those of Villiers-Stuart, Baron Stuart de Decies, 
creation 1839, grandfather of Mr. Gerald Villiers-Stuart. 

Arms: Qr., 1st and 4th, or, a fesse chequy, arg. and az. within a double 
tressure, flory-counterfiory, gu., a martlet for difference, for Stuart; 2nd and 
ord arg., on a cross, gu., live escallops, or, for Villiers. 



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RIDGWAY FAMILY OF BURLINGTON COUNTY, N. J„ 
AND COLUMBUS, OHIO. 

By Charles Arthur Ridgway, of Columbus, Ohio. 

These notes are compiled from an interesting MS. written by 
my ancestor, the late Burr Ridgway. They are given substan- 
tially as written by him, in the hope that members of the "Old 
Northwest" Genealogical Society, or other readers of The 
Quarterly may help to supply the missing dates, etc. 

C. A. R. 

1. — . — l Ridgway, of ; m. ; had children : 

2. i. Joseph 2 Ridgway. 

8. ii. David Ridgway. 

4. iii. Henry Ridgway. 

5. iv. Allen Ridgway. 

v. Ridgway; m. Josiah Haines. 

vi. Ridgway ; in. Thomas Pancoast. 

vii. Ridgway ; m. Joseph Pancoast and were the parents of 

the renowned Dr. Pancoast of Philadelphia. 
viii. Ridgway; m. Solomon Thomas. 

2. Joseph 2 Ridgway ( *); (1) , (2) ; his first wife 

died after all the children were born and he married again, 
but had no children by his second wife. He had a large 
farm, which he rented to his son Israel and moved to Mt. 
Holly, Pa., and kept a store. Had children : 

-• i. Israel 8 Ridgway, unm. 
ii. Coat.es Ridgway, unm. 
iii. Mary Ridgway, unm. 
iv. Beulah Ridgway, unm. , 

v. Catherine Ridgway ; in. Butterworth. 

vi. Nancy Ridgway ; in. . 

3. David 4 Ridgway ( ') ; Springfield, Burlington Co., N.J. ; 

farmer ; m. Jane, dau. of Robert* and Jane (Abbotty) Burr. 
He removed to Philadelphia in the spring of 1791, where 
he was killed, in the spring of 1794, by a runaway horse 
attached to a cart. Had children : 

i. Abigail 3 Ridgway; m. John Livezey, of Wissahickon, Pa., who 
owned a large flour mill. 

6. ii. David Ridgway. 

iii. Rachel Ridgway ; m. circa 1791, John, son of Robert Evans of 
Philadelphia. 

*Robert Burr had five children: Joseph, William, Rebecca, Jane find Mary. Joseph 
a. at Springfield : William went to Catawissa, Pa. ; Rebecca, m. James Chapman, a brother 
of Judge Chapman, and resided at Quakertown, Bucks Co., Pa.; Mary, m. a Solomon Ridg- 
way, of Burlington, N. J., a second eonsin of David (S) : Jane, m. David Ridgway (:'). 

^ t Arm, dau. of Edmund and Ann Maulivier, was born in Searboro, Yorkshire, Eng., Feb. 
2S, 107S: m John Abbott, who was born in Nottinghamshire, Kng., whose dau. Jane m. 
Robert burr, and were the parents of Jaae burr who in. David Ridgway. 



6 Ridgivay Family. [Jan. 

7. iv. Richard Ridgway ; m. Sarah Cowell, in Bradford Co., Pa. ; re- 

moved to Harrisburg, Pa., and from thence to the western 
„ country. 

8. v. Robert Ridgway ; m. Eleanor, dau. of Capt. Ralph Martin of 

Wyserx, Pa. ; was apprenticed to a tanner and currier and after 
his time was out went to New York City, where he lived until 
1806, when he moved to Bradford Co., Pa., and set up his 
business. 

9. vi. Burr Ridgway. 
vii. Hannah Ridgway ; m. Aaron Middleton of Philadelphia, Pa. 
viii. Sarah Ridgway ; m. John L. Johnson of Germantown, Pa. 

4. Henry 2 Ridgway ( x ) ; m. Hannah Burr. Had children : 

i. Rebecca 8 Ridgway; never married. 

ii. Joseph Ridgway; m. a dau. of Joseph Coates of Coatesville, 
CI) ester Co., Pa. 

iii. - Henrietta Ridgway; m. . 

iv. " Mary Ridgway ; m. Mood of Chester Co., Pa. 

5. Allen 2 Ridgway ( ') ; m. (1), Phebe Ridgway, his sec- 

ond cousin and sister of Jacob Ridgway the millionaire ;.had 
one daughter : 

i. Charlotte 3 Ridgway; m. Benjamin "VV. Low, a merchant of 
Philadelphia; had one daughter who, after the death of her 
father, in. a Mr. Rowland who was a relative of the great mill 
saw manufacturer of that name. 

He m. a second wife and had several children. 

6. David 3 Ridgway (David? ] ), went to New York City 

circa. 1794, where he m. and resided until 1806, when 

he removed to Bradford Co., Pa. 

9. Burr 3 Ridgway (David? *); m. Alice Moyer, a widow, 

dau. of Moses Coolbaugh, Esq., of Wysox, Pa. ; was clerk 
in a store from his sixteenth to twenty-second year, when 
his health failed and he returned to the country, and in 1803 
went to Wilkes Barre, Pa., as clerk in store for Judge Hol- 
lenback, and in the fall of the same year was sent to 
take charge of a store in Wysox, where he stayed until 
the fall of 1805 when he left and went to farming. Had 
children. 

(To be continued.) 



THE RELATION OF GENEALOGY TOIHISTORY. 

A Synopsis of an Address delivered before The " Old 

Northwest" Genealogical Society, by Horace W. 

Whayman, Esq., Hon. Mem. 

Communicated by Charles Arthur Ridgway, Columbus, Ohio. 

— A broad knowledge of history essential. 

— A particular knowledge of the history of England, Holland 
and Belgium, of three and a half centuries ago and a knowledge 
of the topography and local history of those countries from 
1550 to 1812. 



— A full knowledge of the "causes and effects" of the settle- 
ment and growth of the United States. 



— An understanding of the "waves of emigration" to and 
throughout the United States also essential. 



— The settlement of New England and of Maryland, due to 
differences of religious conviction in England — the settlement 
of New York and Virginia grew out of business enterprise. 



— Eight colonies had existence as trading posts prior to 1G40 
— this date important — marks the culmination of the issue 
between Charles the Martyr of England and his Puritan sub- 
jects. 



— Emigration to New England almost ceased after nearly 
thirty thousand Puritans had left old England for these shores. 



— The great emigration — "The Exodus" — between 1G20 and 
1010. 



— The length of time colonies had been in existence prior to 
JG40 was as follows, says Mills* : 
Massachusetts : Twenty years. 
New Hampshire : Seventeen years. 
Rhode Island : Four years. 
Virginia : Thirty-three years. 
New York : Twenty-six years. 
Maryland : Seven years. 
Delaware : Ten years. 

""Landmarks, 



8 The Relation of Genealogy to History. [Jan. 

— In 1635, a part of the congregation from Dorchester, led 
by their minister, migrated to the Connecticut River, and built 
homes at Windsor. Others from Watertovvn settled at Weth- 
ersfield about the same time. 

—1636, Rev. Thomas Hooker — with others from Newton — 
founded Hartford. Three years later, these three towns in con- 
vention framed the first written constitution in the land. 

— 1634, Rev. John Lathrop and others from Scituate founded 
Barnstable. 

— 1644, Rev. John Jones, with a part of his flock, left Concord 
and settled at Fairfield, Conn. 

— 1636, ninety families from Roxbury went to what is now 
Woodstock and founded New Roxbury. From this town and 
eastern Massachusetts, during the next century, came most of 
the settlers in Windham county, Conn. New London county was 
principally peopled from Plymouth, the Sound and Stonington. 



— Delaware was peopled largely from Virginia ; the Caro- 
linas from England. 



— Scotch-Irish emigration in the 18th Century from the 
Province of Ulster in Ireland to Casco Bay, Andover, Worces- 
ter, most of them going, however, to New Hampshire. The 
first ship load arrived at Boston August 4, 1.718. Between this 
year and 1782 several thousand of these sturdy folk came to 
our shores — six ship loads of them came to Philadelphia in 1727 
— they formed a great portion of the population of Pennsyl- 
vania at the time of the Revolution. From Pennsylvania they 
migrated along the mountains to western Virginia, Kentucky, 
eastern Ohio, Tennessee and the Carolinas. 



— The Huguenots as early as 1623 some settled with trie 
Walloons at New Amsterdam — 1685 to 1700, largely settled in 
New York and South Carolina ; a few in New England, at 
Boston. 



— At the time of the adoption of the Constitution the popu- 
lation of the United States may divided into four general 
classes : 

I. English : 

a. Cavaliers in Virginia and Roman Catholics in 
Maryland. 

b. Puritans, Brownists or Congregationalists in New 
England. 

c. Quakers in New England and Pennsylvania, 
II. Dutch: In New York. 

HI. Scotch: FromUlster — most numerous in Pennsylvania 
and New Hampshire. 



1902.] List of Addresses. 

IV. French : 

a. Huguenots in New York and South Carolina. 

b. Walloons in New York and immediate vicinity. 



— Estimated population of the colonies at this date, forty- 
four thousand — many descendants trace eight to eleven genera- 
tions born on this continent since the settlement of Jamestown, 
1607. 

— One-fifth of the present population of the United States 
are descendants of the thirty thousand who made up the first 
generation, ending 1640. 

— The early emigrants — up to the war of the Revolution — 
consisted mostly of heads of families. 

— If we would understand the deepest meaning in the history 
of the United States, we must j'calizc how closely related are 
the people of the old and new worlds. 



— The migrations of the early settlers — the topography of the 
early colonies — the origin of place names, etc. — worthy of 
special study. 

— The study of evolution of man — the story of his genealogy. 



A LIST OF ADDRESSES TO BE MADE BEFORE 
THE SOCIETY— SEASON 1901-2. 

I. The Relation of Genealogy to History, 

Horace W. Whayman, Hon. Mem. 
II. Names and Surnames — their Origin and History, 

Horace W. Whayman, Hon. Mem. 

III. The Cradle of the Republic and the First Generation in 
America Charles Arthur Ridgway 

IV. Sources of European Family History, 

Horace W. Whayman, Hon. Mem. 
V. The Scottish Clans — their Origin and Tartans, 

Alexander W. Mackenzie 
VI. Sources of American Genealogy, 

Horace W. Whayman, Hon. Mem. 
VII. The Laws of Migration, 

Horace W. Whayman, Hon. Mem. 
VIII. Heredity — "A Reason Why" for Genealogy, 

William Dilk Deuschle, M.D. 






THE GENEALOGICAL VALUE OF WILLS. 
Where to Look for Wills in England. 

By Walter Rye, Esq., of Winchester House, Putney, S. W., England.* 
(Continued from Vol. IV., page 1-7.) 
Probate Registry — Department for Literary Inquiry. 

Tfciis is located in the south side of the great quadrangle of 
Somerset House, in the basement beneath the General Search- 
room (where the general public pay their shillings to see any 
will or administration). The literary enquirer enters by the 
main entrance on the left, and proceeding through a passage 
with rooms on the right and left, descends by a staircase on the 
left hand to the basement, where are also rooms on either side 
of the corridor. 

Entering No. 9 he finds himself in a large apartment, formed 
by two rooms being thrown into one, and furnished with tables 
and desks for the use of the literary searchers. 

Originally, only six students could be accommodated at one 
time ; but since the autumn of- the year 18S4, when a second 
room was added, as many as fourteen persons can pursue their 
enquiries together. 

The use of the calendars, registers, etc., is under the direction 
of the Superintendent of the Department, Mr. J. C. Challoner 
Smith, a gentleman ever ready to offer valuable suggestions and 
assistance to all all who are earnest students, and not mere 
triflers. 

There are two messengers to fetch the calendars and registers 
as they may be wanted. Nor more than two registers are rier- 
mitted to one reader at one time, nor more than eight altogether 
in one day. 

The Literary Department is open from 10 to 3:30 Monday to 
Friday, and from 10 to 1:30 on Saturdays, except during the 
long vacation, when the hours are from 10 to 1:30 on Saturdays, 
and from 11 to 2:30 on other days. It is closed for a period cf 
six weeks during the autumn vacation. 

The visitor is allowed, without fee, to search the calendars, to 
read and make any notes from the registored copies of wills, 
from the earliest recorded to within a hundred years of the 
particular year in which he makes his enquiry. 

The department was created in 1862, and for many years the 
period to which literal*)- enquirers were restricted was from 1394 
to 1G99; in less than three years after the removal from Doctors' 
Commons to Somerset House, it was extended to 1 George III. 

"Communicated by Horace W, Wiiayman, Esq., lion. Mem. 

10 



1902.] Ge?iealogical Value of Wills. 11 

(1760); and in September, 1884, in compliance with a numer- 
ously signed petition from literary men, scholars, etc., it was 
still further extended to a hundred years from the year in which 
the student makes his search, so that a new calendar and register 
becomes available upon the 1st of January in each year. 

Visitors are only permitted to read and inspect the registered 
copies of wills : the originals are not open to them. 

During the Cromwellian period there is a gap in the records of 
all minor courts ; all wills being proved in the London Registry. 

The registered copies of wills contained in the Prerogative 
Court comencc with the year 1384. 

The Admonition Act Books are complete from the year 1559 
to the present time, except that for 1G62, which is missing. 

The wills contained in the Commissary Court of London 
begin in 137-f, and extend with sundry gaps until 1857. 

The books of the Consistory Court of London contain a large 
number of marriage licenses ; also various ecclesiastical pro- 
ceedings relating to divorces, etc., interspersed among the wills. 

It may be mentioned that amongst the records of the Prerog- 
ative Court are a large number of inventories (many thousands), 
which, however, are unfortunately in a chaotic state, and seem 
likely to remain so. The Principal Registry includes Hertford, 
South Essex, Middlesex, Surrey, and West Kent. 

The districts assigned to the other Registers are those speci- 
ged in Schedule A of the Probate Acts, 20 and 21 Vict., chap. 
17(1857). 

The records of the Minor Courts mentioned above, as included 
in the Principal Registry are under the charge of Mr. G. H. 
Rodman, a gentleman of long experience, who is ably assisted 
by Messrs. Cheyne and Rouse. The writings relating to these 
minor courts (Episcopal, Archidiaconal, and Peculiar) commence 
at various irregular dates, some as early as the fourteenth, whilst 
others do not begin before the seventeenth century. 

The enquirer will occasionally find an index extant, whilst 
the wills for the corresponding period are not in the Registry, 
never having been transferred to it, but lost by the carelessness 
or neglect of former registrars in the districts where they were 
kept in past times. 

Besides the above, certain records are preserved here, owing 
to special circumstances, relating to Berks, Bucks, and Oxford, 
the Diocese of Salisbury, and the Archdeaconry of Richmond 
(Yorks). 

The Archdeaconry of Richmond extended over parts of 
Yorkshire, Lancashire, Westmoreland, and Cumberland. 

For the three Eastern Deaneries (Richmond, Catterick, and 
Borough Bridge), the records come down to 1858. 

For the five Western Deaneries (Amounderness, Copeland, 
Furness, Kendal, and Lonsdale) the records come down to 1748, 
and after that date are to be found at the Lancaster District 
Registry. 



12 Genealogical Value of Wills. • [Jan. 

The following are the official instructions to readers : 

Calendars: In writing for Calendars [each of which is numbered] it is 
necessary to give the numbers [and not the dates] of the respective calendars 
which are required. Readers must replace calendars which they take from 
-shelves in the room. 

Registers: In writing for Will-Register books, the name of the book and 
the folio must be given [e.g., fo : 73, "Juxon."] No reader is allowed to have 
more than two of these books at one time, nor more than eight of them in 
one day. 

Act-books: In writing for Act-books, it must be stated whether Probate- 
Act books or Administration-Act books are required, and beyond this, it is 
onlv necessarv to mention the year or years to which they refer thus — 
" Probate-Act'book, 1697," or "Admon-Act book, 1705." 

Readers must, on each occasion of their attendance, sign their name in 
the book provided for that purpose. 

The following are the regulations concerning the admission 
of literary inquirers to the principle Probate Registry at Som- 
erset House : 

1. Application is to be made by letter addressed to the President of the 
Probate, Divorce, and Admiralty Division of the High Court of Justice, at 
"The Principal Probate Registry, Somerset House, London," with "Depart- 
ment for Literary Inquiry " in the corner of the envelope. 

2. The applicant is to state his name, address, profession, or description, 
the object of research, and tiie period during winch he proposes to attend. 
If considered necessary, he may be called upon for further explanation, or 
for a reference. 

3. An order under signature of the President will give the applicant free 
admission for literary purposes during the time specified therein, subject to 
to requirements of Regulation No. 4. This privilege will be liable to forfeit- 
ure for any breach of the rules or regulations, or any injury to, or want of 
care in the use of, the books or documents. 

4. Every visitor will be required on each occasion of his attendance, to 
sign his name in a book provided for that purpose. 

5. The visitor will be allowed without fee to search the calendars of the 
wills proved and administrations granted at a time not less than 100 years 
prior to the search being made, to read the registered copies of wills proved, 
and the probate and administration act books to the same date, and to make 
extracts from such wills and books 

G. The visitor will not be allowed to trace or take an impression from the 
writing of any book or document in the Registry^ or to use any ink in 
making extracts. 

7. No more than two register books can be produced for one reader at 
the same time. 

S. The Superintendent of the department will arrange the days for the 
attendance of those "Who are entitled to admission, and, as far as possible, 
give facility for each person who has commenced a search and inquiry to 
complete the same without interruption. 

\). The Department for Literary inquiry in the Probate Registry shall be 
under the immediate superintendence of the Record Keepers, and shall be 
open at all times when the Registry is open, except for six weeks in the 
months of August, September, or October, commencing from a day to be 
ilxed by the Senior Registrar, when it will be closed. 

10. No book or document shall be searched for, looked up, or produced 
on Saturdays after 1:80 p.m., or on other days within the last half hour of the 
Department remaining open, unless one of the Registrars should otherwise 
direct. 

Dated the 19th November, 1884. 



MONUMENTAL INSCRIPTIONS FROM ROSSE 
CHAPEL CEMETERY, GAMBIER, KNOX CO., O. 



By Edward A. Gorman of Columbus, Ohio. 
(Concluded from Vol. IV., page 136.) 



SARAH 

Wife of A. Bahvin Norton 

dau. of Col. Wm. & Sarah Davidson 

of Favette Co., Pa. 

Died Feb. 8, 1S4S 

Aged 24 Yrs. 2 Mo. & 21 Days 

OREN LANE 

Diede Sept. 29, 1842 

Agd 51 yrs. 11 mos. 17 ds. 

TAMZIN C. 

Wife of D. S. Snyder 

and dau. of F. & G. Colwell 

Died Oct. 17, 18G2 
Aged 32 Years 10 Mos. 12 ds. 

THOMAS J. STOCKETT 
Died March 16, 1846 
Aged 46 Yrs. 10 Ds. 

ANNA & EDWIN NEVIN 

Children of 
John and Mary R. Lewis 

In Memory of 

EMMA BLACKMAN 

Died Oct. 26, 183- 

Aged 2 Yrs. 8 M. 

THOMAS R. HEAD 

1823- 

ANGELINE 
His wife 

1826-1898 

ELIZABETH 

dau. of Dr. F. & M. Powell 

Wife of J. W. Pearce 

died Oct. 30, 1866 

Aged 44 Yrs. 7 M. 8 ds. 

JOHN CLEMENTS 

Died April 7. 1863 

Aged 83 Yn. 10 Mo. 9 Ds. 

SARAH 
Wife of John Clements 

Died June."), 1842 
Aged 53 Yrs. 9 Mo. 3 di?. 



MARY C. 

Wife of John Clements 

Died July 6, 1863 

Aged 59 Yrs. 9 mos. 

In Memory of 
MARY PADDON 

The wife of 

Win. M. Paddon 

1835 

Aged 22 yrs. 

In Memory 
JULIAN HAMBLIN 

died May 1, 1833 
Aged 10 M. & 28 days 

MARIA F. 

Wife of David McFarland 

Died April 24, 1838 

Aged 27 Years. 

LETITIA 
Wife of John Van Yechten 
dau. of Isaac Sebring 
Died March 1, 1854 ■■#, 
Aged 64 yrs." * ■ 

REBECCA 
Wife of Lewis White 
Died Oct. 13, 1849 - 
Aged 33 yrs. 11 M. 4 days 

MATILDA 
Wife of A. Wilson 

dau. of L. & R. White 
Died May 29, 1S56 

Aged 21 yrs. 3 ms. 4 ds. 

CHARLOTTE C. 

Dau. of J. J. & H. J.Hunt 

died Jul v 10, 1863 

Aged 1 Yr. 

ANANIAS G. 

Son of E. & M. A. Mulmord 

died Mar. 25, 1848 

Aged 11 m. & 16 Dys. 

ANANIAS MULFORD 

Died Feb. 21, 1850 

Aged 63 Yrs. 10 Mo. 12 Ds. 



13 



14 



Mon. Ins. Rossc Chapel Cemetery, Gambier, O. [Jan. 



SARAH J. BUTLER 

Died Jan. 31, 1853 
Aged 22 Yrs. 7 m. 4 ds. 

MARIA B. LATHROP 

Aged 4 Years. 



Little GRISWOLD CRACRAFT 
Aged 3 Yrs. 2 M. 



BATES 

Cyrus Delano 

died Aug. 19, 1SS3 

Aged 2 Yrs. 

JOHN 

died Feb. 20, 18S1 

A<*ed 85 Yrs. 



ANNE BYRNE • 

1824-1898 

MARY 

dau. of Matthew & Ann Byrne 

died April 8, 1851 

Aged 2 ys. 11 mos. 

GREGORY THURSTON BEDELL 

3rd Bishop of Ohio 

Departed to be with Christ 

March 11, 1892 

Aged 74 



JULIA STRONG 

Wife of • 

Rt. Rev. Gregory Thurston Bedell 

Departed to be with Christ 

December 9, 1 897 

Aged 78 

ELIZABETH BEDELL 
Feb. 16, 1851 

JAMES BEDELL 

Sept. 21, 1858 
Three weeks 

THURSTON BEDELL 

Feb. 15, I860 

36 hours 

CLARISSA BLAKE 

Wife of Elisha Balcom 

Born June 3, 1806 

Died Nov. 8, 1879 

ELISHA BALCOM 

1S03-1892 

JOHN BROOKE BLAKE 
1848-1850 

ALFRED BLAKE, D.D. 

Born Kerne, N. II., 1809 
Died 1877 



ANN E. LEONARD 

died May 3, 1871 

Aged S3 years 

REV. S. RICE TAYLOR 

Born Oct. 3, 1818 

Died June 19, 1900 

HENRIETTA 

Wife of Rev. S. R. Taylor 

Born Ma v 12, 1821 

Died May 29, 1858 

REV. ELWOOD N. SPENCER 

a Deacon of the P. E. Church 

and Principal of Senior Prep. Dep. 

of Ken von College. 

Died Feb. 22,1837 

in the 0th month of his ministry 

Aged 26 yrs. 

My husband 
JOHN AKEBS 

Born Feb, 13,1814 

Died Jane 27, 1877 

Our father 

MARY ARMSTRONG 

Wife of Fleming James, Dec'd 

Died June 27, 1877 

Aged 73 Yrs. 

TURNER DUVALL 

Son of Fleming & Mary E. James 

Died March 25, 1886 

Aged 3 days 

GERTRUDE 
Dau. of Wm. C. & Helen Mills 
Died July 21, 1867 
Aged 1 yr. 10 days. t ■ 

JOHN 

Infant son of G. L. & II. Freebern 

Died Aug. 13, 1893 

Aged 23 Days 

REV. ERASTUS A. STRONG 

Born Aug. 19, 1809 

Died March 29, 1866 

Children of Rev. E. A. & E. B. Strong 

EMMA LOUISA 

Born Aug. 31. 1851 Died July 23, '55 

ROSA CAMP 

Born Feb. 26, '02 Died Dec. 20, 1865 

In Memoriain 

ELIZA C. FERRY 

dau. of Rev. Jo.M'p!] & Mrs. It. Muenscher 

died at Mt. Vernon, O. 

March 23, 1SU0 Ajred 35 



1902.] Moii. Ins. Rosse Chapel Cemetery, Gambler, 0. 



15 



SOPHIA 

dau. of Rev. J. <k Mrs. Ruth Muenscber 
Born Sept. 12, 1835 
Died Sept. 24, 1837 

Our Martyr Sons 

The 1st in services of Humanity 

the 2nd on the altar of his country 

JOSEPH WASHBURN 

died at Sandusky, 0., 

July 30, 1849 Aged 22 Yrs. 

ROBERT PERCY 

Asst. Surg, of the 70 Rcg't 0. V, I. 

Died at Helena, Ark., 

Oct. 2, 1802 Aged 22 years 

Sons of Rev. J. & Mrs. II. Muenscber 



JOHN TRIMBLE 
April 23, 1S58 

JANE 

Wife of John Trimble 

Died 30 Mar. 1857 Aged 50 yrs. 



" Remember stranger as my grave you scan 
There's but tbe mortal, not tbe immortal 
man." 

Died June 13th. 1S31 

in the 20th vear of his age 

ANSEL 

son of Levi Meriman of Plymouth Co. 

A member of the Sophomore class of Kenyon 

College 



REV. JOSEPH MUENSCHER, D.D. 

Born at Providence, R. I. 

Dec. 21, 1708 

Ordained to the Ministry of the P. E. Church 

Mar. 7, 1824 

Died at Mt. Vernon, O., Feb. 16, 1884 



MRS. RUTH MUENSCHER 

Dau. of Joseph Washburn 

Wife of Rev. Joseph Muenscher, D.D. 

Born at Lincoln, Mass., Mav 8. 1802 

Died at Mt. Vernon, O., May 26, 1884 

MARY GREENLEAF WOODS 
Born Aug. 31, 1831 
Died July 12, 1854 

EDWARD CORNELL 

Son of S. G. & S. D. Cornell 

of Glenville, Con. 

B. Oct. 5, 1841 D. Aug. 28, 1842 

In memory of 
G. W. FEARNS 

Adj'tof the 45 0. V. I. 

Died Nov. 19, 1863 at Knoxville, 

Tenn., from a wound ree'd in 

battle the day previous aged 32 



LEWIS HENRY QUIN 

Son of Richard & Polly Quin 

Born March 23, 1819 

Died Jan. 28, 1S42 

JOHN P. HOLLO WAY 

a graduate of Kenyon College and 

a member of the Theo. Seminary 

Died May 13, 1867 Aged 29 years 

Stone erected by fellow students 

GEORGE M. CLEARMAN 
Died Oct. 7, 1870 
Aged 26 Y. 10 M. 

MARY 

wife of Richard B. Marsh 

Born Aug. 9, 1835 Died Dec. 5, 1 865 

SAMUEL SPARION 

Aged 60 years 
Died Oct. 1st, 1838 



A LIST OF PEDIGREES IN THE VISITATIONS OF 
OXFORD, 156G, 1574 and 1684. 

Vol. V., Harleian Society Publications. 

Compiled by Lucius C. Herrick, M. D., Columbus, Ohio. 



Anne of North Aston 
Annesley of Cornwall 
Annesley of Eynsham 
Archer of Neverthorpe 
Arden of Cottesf ord and 

Kirtlington 
Arden of Enston 
Ashcombe of Alvescote 
Ashfield of Heythorpe 

and Shipton 
Ashfield of Great Rowl- 

right 
Ash worth of lieyford 

Warren 
Ayhvay of Oxford 
Ayhvorth of Tackley 
Babington of Kidding- 

ton 
Bancroft of Bishop Ox- 
ford 
Barber of Adderbury 
Barnard of Pirton 
Barry of Eynsham 
Baugh of Mel combe 
Beauforest of Dorches- 
ter 
Beckingham of Stones- 
field 
Belson of Aston Rowant 
Belson of Kingston 

Blunt 
Berowe of Yelford 
Bethome of Adwell 
Billing of Dedington 
Biackman of Eynsham 
Blunt of Enston 
Blunt of Wigginton 
Bourne of Chesterton 
Bray of Fifield 
Bridges of Cornbury 

Parke 
Brigham of Cannon End 
Brome of Clifton 
Brome of Hoi ton 
Bruley of Waterstock 
Bull ot Hedington 
Bury of Culhain 
Bury of 1 lampton Toy le 
Bustard of Adderbury 



Butler of AVardington 
Calcott of Wilcott 
Carleton of Baldwin 

Brightwell 
Cave of Waterstock 
Chamberlaine of Sher- 
borne 
Chamberlain of Strat- 

ton, Audley 
Cobb of Adderbury 
Cogan of Oxford 
Coghill of Bletchington 
Cole of Oxfordshire 
Corney of Steeple Bar- 
ton 
Cottesford 6f Launton 
Cottesmore of Baldwin 

Brightwell 
Crispe of Copcote 
Croke of Studley 
Croker of llooknorton 
Cupper of Glympton 
Curson of Waterperry 
Danvers of Adderbury 
Danvers of Cothorpe 
Danvers of AVaterstock 
Denton of Ambroston 
Denton of Blackthorne 
Doyley 

Doyley of Adderbury 
Doyley of Chiselh'ton 
Doyley of Stadhampton 
Durant of Yarnton 
Edgerly of Milton' 
Edmonds of Dedington 
Elmes of Bowhney 
Esse of Bucknell 
Eure of Hey ford AVar'n 
Feti place of Swinbroke 
Fitzherbert of Beg- 

brooke 
Frere of Oxford 
Fynes of Broughton 
Gaynesford of Idbury 
Gibbons of Ditehley 
Gifford of Twyford 
Greene of Great Milton 
Greenwood of Ohastle- 
ton and Bridgenort'n 

10 



Griffith of Bloxham 
Hall of Banbury 
Hampshire of Crawdey 
Hamson of Brad well 
Harborne of Tackley 
Harman of Teynton 
Hastings of Eleford 
Hastings of Yelford 
Hawtayne of the Ley 
Hawtayne of Cothorpe 
] lawtrey of Bodicot 
Havdock of Bavnton 
Heath of Shellswell 
Hercy of Oxford 
Herle of Staunton Wy- 

ard 
Hester of Thame 
Heydon of Launton 
Hitch of Wendlebury 
Hollo way of Oxford 
Holte of Stoke Lyne 
Hord of Cote 
Horseman of LTaseley 
Howell of Eynsham 
Hughes of "Middleton 

Stoney 
Hungeri'ord of Black- 

bourton » 

Hyldesle.y of Crow- 
marsh. Gifford 
Ivie of Oxford 
Jenkinson of AValcot 
Jones of Asthall 
Kenyon of Asthall 
Lacy of Shipton 
Lee of North Aston 
Lenthall of Burford 
Lenthall of Lachford 
Levins of Oxford 
Light of Ilorley 
Love of Bronghton 
Lukin of Oxford 
Lybbe of Hardwick 
Lydcott of ( 'heckendon 
Lyde of Cuddesdoli 
Martin of Witney 
Maude of Chesterton 
Medhop of Aston 
Mcse of Overworten 



1902.] 



Marriage Record, Washington County, Ohio. 17 1 



Molynes of Chinnor 

Moore 

Moore of Haddon 

Moore alias Meredith of 

North Aston 
Morecroft of Kingham 
Napper of Oxford 
Nash of Woodstock 
Norreys of Islip 
Norreys of Weston-on- 

the Green 
Nourse of Woodeaton 
Oglethorpe of Ne wing- 
ton 
Osbaldeston of Chad- 

lington 
Owen of Oxford 
Parsons of Great Milton 
Peniston of Bampton 
Perrott of Drayton 
Perrott of Nofthleigh 
Perrott of Oxford 
Petty of Stoke Lyne 
Petty of Tettea worth 
Pigottof Aston Rowant 
Pinke of Oxford 
Plowden of Shiplake 
Pollard of Nuneham 

Courtney 
Pope of Wroxton 
Powell of Sandford 



Power of Blotch ington 
Pudsey of Elstield 
Pury 

Ravening of Oxford 
Raynesfordof Gt.Tewe 
Rolles of Lewknor 
Sainborne of Sonning 
Savage of Clanfield 
Say of Bletchington 
Scrooj)e of Wormsley 
Seymour of Burton 
Sheppard of Rollright 
Shillingford alias Izode 

of Beckley 
Smyth of Oxford 
Snappe of Standlake 
Sonnibank of Haseley 
Sparchford of London 
Spyer of Iiuntercombe 
Stampe of Fvileld 
Standard of Whitehill 
Stavely of Bigenhall 
Stompe of Nuneham 

Murren 
StOner of North Stoke 
Stotesbury of Sow- 
thorn e 
Stretley of Weld 
Taylor of Williamseote 
Thimblethorpe of Hen- 
ley-on-Thames 



Throgmorton of Chas- 

tleton 
Tipping of Drayeote 
Typping of Draycott 
Yazie of Chimney 
Vyne of Piddington 
Warcop of English 
Wayneman of Fringf'd 
Wayneman of Witney 
Wenman of Carswell 
Wharton of Chipping- 

norton 
Wheate of Glimpton 
Whitton of Nethercote 
Whorwood of Holton 
Wickham of Swalcliffe 
Williams of Oxford 
Williamson of Tusmore 
Williscot of South Stoke 
Wilmott of Stadhamp- 

ton 
Wintershull of Little 

Stoke 
Woode of Oxford 
Woodhull of Molling- 

ton 
Woodward of Filkins 
Wrav of Oxford 
Yate of Bendlett 
Yate of Standlake 
Yate of Witnev 



MARRIAGE RECORD, WASHINGTON COUNTY, OHIO. 
July 9, 1789— April 25, 1822. 

By William II. Jennings, E>q., of Columbus, Ohio. , 

(Continued from Vol. IV., pa:^e 131.) 

1317, May 14. George Rilev and Pattv Burehett ; Nath'l Hamilton, J. P. 

1817, March 4. Thomas Usher and Catharine Bird ; Dan'3 G. Stanlev, J. P. 

1317, April 19: Nathaniel Hinckley and Elizabeth Davis ; Pelatiah White, 
J. P. 

1817, May 21. Samuel Tlaredon and Charity Harrington ; S. N. Cook, J. P. 

1817, May 1. Phineas Coburn ami Polly Spencer; John Patterson, J. P. 

1817, April 30. James McLaughlin and Deborah Weatherbce; Stephen 
Guthrie, J. P. 

1817, January 2(>. James Dutton and Sally Bailey ; Stephen Guthrie. 

1817, June 29. Thomas Dye and Elizabeth Ilili: Elias Conger, — . 

1817, April 27. Elisha Rose and Rebecca Cook; Samuel Dye, J. P. 

1316, January 4. Ira Hall and Wealthy Little; Rev. Sam'l' P. Robbing. 

1810, March 31. Richard Hill and Sallv Straight; Sam'l P. Robbing (Rev.) 

181(5, August 27. John Corp and Elizabeth Dodd; Rev.Sani'l P. Robbins. 

1816, September 22. George Dana and Deborah Fisher; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1810, October 31. Thomas F. Stanlev and Angelania Goldsmith ; Rev. S. P. 
Robbins. 

181 7, March 27. Zepheniah Bosworth and Lucy Burlinggame ; Rev. Sam'l 
P. Robbins. 



18 Marriage Record, Washington County, Ohio. [Jan. 

1817, April 23. Cyrus Spoon er and Mary Wing ; Rev. S. P. Bobbins. 

1817, April 30. Salmon D. Buell and Eliza Bueil ; Rev. Sain'l P. Bobbins. 

1817, May 11. Joseph Backer, Jr. and Melissa W. Stone ; Rev. S. P. Rob- 
bins. 

1S17, May 18. William Holvoke and Lucy Greenleaf ; Rev. S. P. Bobbins. 

1817, July 2. Isaac Monckton and Rebecca Haskell ; Dan'l H. Buell, J. P. 

1817, July 30. Joseph Geering and Nancy Hill; Dan'l 11. Buell. 

1817, June 29. James Baker and Sophia White; Titan Kimball, J. P. 

1817, August 5. Robert Williams and Mary Meacham ; Dan'l \\. Buell, 
J. P. 

1817, February 17. William Beebe and Mary Loring; Cyrus Ames, J. P. 

1817, August 3. James Barr and Polly Smith ; Cyrus Ames. 

1817, Januarv 1G. Silas Ellis and Nelly Dickerson ; David Smithers, M. 
M. E. C. 

1817, March 0. Kenze Jolly and Elizabeth Dickerson ; David Smithers. 

1817, January 1. Richard Conkrite and Hannah Gardner; David Smithers. 

1817, February 24. Richard Chatick and Mary Drown ; David Smithers. 

1817, July 20." John Erwin and Charity Parker; Pelatiah White, J. P. 

1817, August 3. Nathaniel Fuller and Celestina Scott; Pelatiah White. 

1817, March 20. .lames Ogle and Jane Dixon ; John True, J. P. 

1817, July 20. John Lowe and Hannah Ayles ; John True. 

1817, July 31 . Lara Briggs and Sally Penny ; Sardine Stone, J. P. 

1817, August 18. Elias Woodruii' and Eleanor McGuire; Jacob Young 
(Minister.) 

1817, June 18. John Mullen and Polly Woodruff; Salmon N. Cook, J. P. 

1817, July 31. Samuel Byard and: Hannah Freemire ; Anthony Sheets, 
J. P. 

1817, August 31. John Corns and Polly Danley; Salmon N. Cook, J. P. 

1817, September 4. Moses Woodruff and Mary Herrington ; Salmon N. 
Cook. 

1817, June 26. Franklin Fearing and Hannah Coolidge; Obadiah Scott, 
J. P. 

1817, August 3. James Barr and Polly Smith ; Cvrus Ames, J. P. 

181 7, September 10 . Daniel Gossett and Susan Riley ; Dan' 1 H. Buell , J. P. 

1817, September 1G. Henry Hildreth and Abigail Haven : Dan'l H. Buell. 

1817, August 28. Mathew Henry and Levina Procter; Cornelius Houg- 
land, J.P. 

1817, August 31. Samuel Mellor and Margaret Yonng ; John Patterson, 
J. P. 

1817, September 5. Jacob M. CoiTman and Polly Dolin ; John Patterson. 

1817, September 18. Moses Grandstaii" and Catharine Waller ; John Pat- 
terson. 

1817, September 18. Ephraim Hanson and Eleanor Waller; John Patterson. 

1817, October 14. John Bordinot and Margaret Williams : John Patterson. 

1817, October 30. Richard Hanlen and Nancy French ; Nathan Parr, J. P. 

1817, November 2. Ebenezer Colburn and Julia Ann Smith; Dan'l II. 
Buell, J. P. 

1817, October 31. John Shepard and Lucy Beech; Dan'l IT. Buell. 

1817, November 27. Benjamin F. Palmer and Margaret Hougland ; Sal- 
mon N. Cook, J, P. 

1817, August 10. William Burroughs and Elizabeth Barkley ; Cyrus 
Ames, J. P. 

1817, October 5. Elihue Smith and Naomi Withington ; Cyrus Amos. 

1817, December 7. John Way son and Abigail Rob bin s ; Cyrus Ames. 

1817, November 23. Chester Toleman and Betsey Fowler ; Solomon Goss, 
M. M.E. C. 

1817, December 4. Isaac L. Baldwin and Mary Blackmer ; Thomas White, 
J. P. 

1817, July 23. Presley Petty and Margaret Nixon: Sam'l P. Bobbins, 
M.C. C. 

1817, August 28. Levi Bills and Maria Wheeler ; Rev. Sam'l P. Bobbins. 

1817, October 20. Nahum Ward and Sarah Skinner; Sam'l 1*. Bobbins 
(Rev.) 



1902.] Marriage Record, Washington County, Ohio. 19 

1817, October 28. George Turner and Frances Lincoln; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Bobbins. 

1817, November 27. Irdediah Fuller and Nancy Neemith ; Rev. Sani'l P. 
Bobbins. 

1817, December 8. Hezekiah Hurndun and Anna Browning; Sam'l P. 
Bobbins (Rev.) 

1817, December 9. Charles Little and Mary Frazier; Sam'l P. Robbins 
(Rev.) 

1817, November 13. Isaac Jones Hatch and Sarah Ann Billard ; Amos 
Wilson, J. P. 

1817, December 9. Joseph Keith and Drusilla Hughes; Amos Wilson. 

1817, October 19. Amaniah Sutton and Sally Jackson ; Dudley Davis, J. P. 

1817, November 1G. Charles Davis, Jr., and Nancy Hutchins ; Dudley 
Davis. 

1817, October 9. Lancelot Oliver and Elizabeth Akins ; Pelatiah White, 
J. P. 

1818, Januarv 8. Samuel Reynolds and Lucinda Gardner ; John Russell, 
J. P. 

1817, November 25. Alexander Alison and Nancy Cyphert ; John Russell. 

1817, November 26. Benoni Humphrey and Martha Bowrd ; Dan'l H. 
Buell, J. P. 

1818, Januarv S. John Henry and Phoebe Procter; Cornelius llougland, 
J. P. 

1817, November 12. John Crooks and Tabitha Cowee; John Patterson, J. P. 

1818, January 4. John Pope and Intenda Van Yaley ; John Patterson. 
1817; November 23. Joseph Cook and Rhoda Cook ; Rev. John Brown. 
1818, January 18. Patrick Campbell and Sally D. Amlin ; Solomon Goss, 

M. M. E. C. 

1818, January 15. William Murrey and Polly Tison ; David Stephens. J. P. 
1S18, January 24. David Emerson and Betsey Smith ; Thomas White, J. P. 

1817, December 25. James Norman and Harriet Stephens ; Solomon N. 
Cook, J. P. 

1818, Februarv 12. Judah M. Chamberlain and Rhoda Ann Mcintosh ; 
Dan'l H. Buell, J". P. 

1817, November 20. Elijah Davis and Edith Bodwell ; Sam'l Dye, J. P. 

1818, March 15. Solomon Churchill and Mary Pritehard ; Sardine Stone, 
J. P. 

1818, March 15. Thomas Devin and Lucena Davis ; Sardine Stone. 
1818, January 1. Amos Morris and Gratia Burch ; Amos Wilson, J., P. 
1818, January 24. Samuel Allen and Lydia OHidden ; Dan'l G. Stanley, J. P. 
1818, January 29. Robert Welch and Nancy Perry ; B. W. Talbot, J. P. 
1817, Januarv 5. David Andrews and Betsey MeMullin ; Simon Merwin, 
J. P. 

1817, June 8. John James and Eliza Bickmore; Simon Merwin. 
1817, August 28. Isaac Kidd and Kaziah Roberts ; Simon Merwin. 

1817, August 21. John Seavers and Nancy Devol ; Simon Merwin. 

1818, January 1. Henry Wait and Sophia AVells; Simon Merwin. 

1817, January 29. Charles Ross and Dolly Burnham ; Simon Merwin. 

1818, Februarv 13, Joseph Johnson and Matilda Sobditt ; Stephen Guth- 
rie, J. P. 

1817, November 5. Thomas Johnston and Mary Hull ; Stephen Guthrie. 

1818, February 8. John Fulsom and Temperance Schonover; Stephen 
Guthrie. 

1818, January 11. William Callahan and Mariah Coffman; Titan Kim- 
ball : J. P. 

1S18, March 18. William Dunbar and Martha Elizabeth Gard ; Salmon N. 
Cook, J. P. 

1818, April 2. William Bardin and Elizabeth Andrews ; Salmon N. Cook. 

1818, February 19. Hiram Fairchild and Emily Stanton ; Pelatiah White, 
J. P. 

1818, April 7. Jacob Doneker and Elizabeth Potts; Pelatiah White. 

1818, April 5. Nathaniel Richardson and Nancy Bodkin; .John Russell, 
J . P. 



20 Marriage Record, Washington Coimty, Ohio. [J an - 

1818, April 12. Francis Devol and Nancy Dunbar ; John Russell. 

1517, November 16. Stephen Parr and Nancy Bailey; Rev. David Smithers. 

1817, December 4. William Jolly and Cynthia Martin ; Kev. David 
Smithers. 

1818, May 23. Thompson Gates and Sarah Gold ; D. H. Buell, J. P. 
1818, May 5. John Hall and Louisa Ayles ; Ira Hill, J. P. 
] 818, February 24. Isaac Spencer and Mary Ann Wagner ; William Rand, 

J. P. 

1818, April 16. Abigail Seely and Jane McMillen ; William Rand. 

1818, April 22. William Mason and Lucy Sprague; Wm. Rand. 

1818, February 12. George Hutchinson and Lucy Gard ; Cornelius Houg- 
land, J. P. 

1818, June 1. Russell Fearing and Sally Reed ; John Patterson, J. P. 

1818, May 14. John C. A. Morris and Eizabeth Vanclief; Titian Kim- 
ball, J. P. 

1818, May 5. Wm. Limngwell and Sarah Gossett ; Salmon N. Cook, J. P. 

1818, June 4. Bun Bradley, and Esther N. Plummer; Jacob Lindley, 
V. D. M. 

1818, April 21. John Eveland and Harriet Newton ; Asa Cheadle, J. P. 

1518, May 24. Luther Dearborn and Julia Seutin ; Asa Cheadle. 

1818, March 15. Samuel Burkley and Nancy Burroughs; Rev. John Brown. 

1818, June 29. John Gates and Clarissa Ann Crane; Thomas Moore, 
V. D. M. 

1818, July 2. Milton Pixley and Ann Perkins ; Ira Hill ; J. P. 

1818, July 2. Adna Hussey and Lydia MeFarlin ; John Greene, J. P. 

ISIS, July 24. John Smith and Philena Thomas; Geo. Templeton, J. P. 

1818, August 6. James Nichols and Christianna Benson ; William Dana, 
J. P. 

1818, August 15. John Cannon and Hannah Parker ; Dan'l H. Buell, J. P. 

1818, May 31. Walter Hart and Hannah Potts ; Pelatiah White, J. P. 

] 818, August 5. Elijah Coleman and Nancy Jennings ; Pelatiah White. 

1818, August 18. William McNeil and Susanna Corwin; Dan'l H. Buell, 
J. P. 

1818, August 27. Washington Olney and Apphia Cable ; John Green, J. P. 

1818, August 29. David Pritchard and Jane Cuddington ; Sardine Stone, 
J. P. - 

1818, June 25. Preserved Seameans and Polly Reed; Dudley Davis, J. P. 

1818, July 2. Joseph Reed and Jane Jackson ; Dudley Davis. 

1818, June 6. William H. Shaklee and Margaret Wilson ; Wm. Rand, J. P. 

1818, July 2. Peter Keith and Betsey Shockley ; Wm. Rand. 

1818, September 10. Nathan Stephens and Betsey Miner ; Wm. Rand. 

1818, September 14. John Andrews and Margaret Button ; Salmon N. 
Cook, J. P. 

1 818, September 10. Asa Hussey and Sally McFarland ; John Green, J. P. 

1818, September 3. David Tice and Nelly" Oliver ; Wm. Dana, J. P. 

1818, July C. John Evans and Nancy Lucas; Wm. Davis, M. B. C. 

1818, August 13. Silvanus Olney and Tryphena Cheadle; Wm. Davis. 

1818, September 24. Thomas Delano and Cynthia Delano; Jonathan 
Dunham, J. P. 

1818, October 6. Thomas Jenkins and Mary Dye ; Sardine Stone, J. P. 

1818 August 23. Benjamin Chidester and Betsev Burch; Amos Wilson, 
J. P. 

1818, September IS. Andrew Pouts and Polly Clark ; B. W. Talbot, J. P. 

1818, August 16. Peter Lagor and Sally Nichols ; James M. Booth, J. P. 

1S18. — . Darius Hartshorn and Elizabeth Bowers ; James M. Booth. 

1818, October 11. /Vlexander Brown and Jane Riley; Simeon Pool, J. P. 

1818, August 18. James Hill and Phoebe Hussey ; Daniel G. Stanley, J. P. 
1818, August 13. Norman Payne and Lydia Hiissey ; Daniel G. Stanley. 

1818, September 21. John Salmon and Anna Brock; Daniel G. Stanley. 
LS18, October 18. Samuel iiearsev and Pattv Ileninj James M. Booth, 
J. P. 

1818, October 18. Gideon Norton and Frances Ellen wood ; Jonathan 
Dunham, J. P. 



1902.] Marriage Record, Washington County, Ohio: 21 

Marriage Record, No. 2, Washington County. 

1818, October 22. Moses Hewitt and Sylvia Robinson; Jonathan Dun- 
ham, J. P. 

1818, September 24. Edward Perkins and Cynthia Pixlev ; Dudley Davis, 
J. P. 

1818, November 22. William Porter and Mary Sutton ; Dudley Davis. 

1818, November 26. William Sutton and Statua Hartshorn ; Dudley Davis. 

1818, November 26. Jeremiah Greenman, Jr., and Latitia McCoy ; Titan 
Kimble, J. P. 

1818, December 10. Robert Aikins, Jr., and Elizabeth Nash ; Rev. Tho. A. 
Morris. 

1818, November 19. William Cooley and Sophia Havens; Rev. Wm. 
Davis. 

1818, September 23. James Bowen and Betsey Cushing; Wm. Rand, J. P. 

1818, December 22. William Carl and Margaret Goodwin ; Wm. Rand. 

1818, December 20. Benjamin Beedleand Bersheba Cushing ; Wm. Rand. 

1819, January 26. Gideon Kidder and Susanna Spears ; Dudley Davis, J. P. 
1818, October 8. Serman Johnson and Louisa Henderson ; Cvrus Ames, 

J. P. 

1818, August 16. Abraham Ball and Sally Fletcher; Cyrus Ames. 

1818, November 5. David Starks and Susanna Cannon ; Cyrus Ames. 

1819, January 30. Henry Corns and Mary Pugh ; Salmon N. Cook, J. P. 

1818, December 31. William Lawrence and Elizabeth Grubb ; Pelatiah 
White, J. P. 

1819, February 4. Moses Lawrence, Jr., and Elizabeth Walker ; Peletiah 
White. 

1819, February 3. Wirum Bartlett and Sally D. Kinney; John Green, 
J. P. 

1818, November 25. Stephen Devol and Silina Buell ; .John Patterson, J. P. 

1819, January 7. James Haguman and Phoebe Robinson; John Patterson. 
1819, Februarv 7. Jefferv Buchanan and Rachel Proutv ; John Russell, 

J. P. 

1819, February 4. Walter Curtis and Almira Guthrie ; Cyrus Ames, J. P. 

1818, December 5. Walter Hall and Esther Patterson ; Amos Wilson, J. P. 

1819, February 4. Chester Johnson and Sophia Allison; Amos Wilson. 
1818, December 8. John Kienis and Mary Ellinwood; Rev. Sam'l Ham- 
ilton, Deacon. 

1818, December 8. John Bigford and Mary Haight ; Rev. Sam'l Hamilton. 

1819, February 16. Lincoln C. Shaw and Royall Protzman ; Rev. Sam'l 
Hamilton. 

1819, March 1. Pardon Cook and Polly Russell ; Sardine Stone, J. P. 
1819, March 25. George Freemver and Martha Bee; Moses Williamson, 
J. P. 

1818, December 24. John Miller and Abigail Briggs ; Thomas White. J. P. 

1819, March 28. Barzillia Coburn and Anna Cuddington ; Thomas White. 
1819, January 30. Stephen Hinkley and Ruth Hinktey; Thos. White. 
1819, February 14. Daniel Dennis and Cassandra Stump ; Thos. White. 
1819, March li. Jeremiah Jones and Hannah Clark ; Dan'l G. Stanlev, 

J. P. 

1819, February 7. Horace Curtis and Lydia Cole ; Stephen Guthrie, J. P. 

1818, November 6. John Walbridge and Esther Smith; Stephen Guthrie. 

1818, December 28. Cornelius Lake and Amanda Castle ; Stephen Guth- 
rie. 

1818, December 13. Reuben A Hard and Polly Allen; Stephen Guthrie. 

1818, December 13. Nathaniel Place and Martha Allard; Stephen Guthrie. 

1819, April 7. William .Morris, 2nd, and Betsey Mason; Amos Wilson, 
J. P. 

1819, March 28. Luke. Reynolds and Isabella Parr; Cyrus Ames, J. P. 

1819, February 28. Bunas Krewson and Lvdia Pain; William Woodford, 
J. P. 

1819, April 15. Samuel B. Jones and Desdemonia Slaughter; Daniel H. 
Buell, J. P. 



22 Marriage Record, Washington County, Ohio. [Jan. 

1819, March 9. Alderman Johnson and Polly Low ; Samuel Dye, J. P. 

1819, March 7. John Gibson and Anna Pearsons ; James M. Booth, J. P. 

1819, April 1. Uz. Foster and Mary Riiey ; James M. Booth. 

1819, April 23. Samuel H. Reynolds and Palmela Green ; Kev. Abel Rob- 
inson. 

1819, April 21. Hiram Snodgrass and Drusilla Oliver ; Joseph Dickerson, 
J. P. 

1819, March 21. Daniel Clay, Jr., and Martha Davis ; Dudley Davis, J. P. 

1819, March 25. John Taylor and Mary Kipple ; Dudley Davis. 

1819, March 25. Almond'Soul, Jr., and Dolly Kimble McClure ; Dudley 
Davis. 

1819, February 15. Daniel Davis and Polly Dutton ; Rev. Wm. Davis. 

1819, April 4.* Hezekiah Peck and Mary O. Neale ; Rev. James McAboy. 

1819, March 22. Jonathan Nute and Nancy D. Walker; Dudley Davis, 
J. P. 

1819, May 16. James Alexander and Lucinda Howe ; John Russell, J. P. 

1819, June 10. Joseph Davis and Rosanna Hutching ; Dudley Davis, J. P. 

1819, June 18. John Wiser and Hannah Brings; James Whitnev, J. P. 

1819, May 13. Salvanus Olney and Betsey Nixon ; Thos. White," J. P. 

1819, June 1.5. Samuel Manby and Margaret Tinsley ; James M. Booth, 
J. P. 

1819, Mav 31. Samuel Allard and Laurana Maxson ; Dan'l G . Stanley, J. P. 

1819, June 27. Joseph C. Wells and Amanda Fall ; Amos Wilson, J. P. 

1819, April 26. Joseph W T esson and Abigail Wilson ; John Patterson, J. P. 

1819, June 7. William Mason and Saliv Shaklev; Amos Wilson, J. P. 

1819, July 8. Thomas Fowler and Asenath Perkins ; Dudley Davis, J. P. 

1819, Mav 30. Lewis Finch and Ashia Cole ; Philip Cole, J. P. 

1819, May 13. Josiah Heard and Sarah Goodwin ; Dan'l H. Buell, J. P. 

1819, August 18. Amos Chesebra and Lvdia Maxson; James Whitnev, J. P. 

1819, August 8. William Talbot and Jemima Smith ; James M. Booth, J. P. 

1819, October 21. Willey Fowler and Cynthia Perkins ; Dudley Davis, J. P. 

1818, January 4. Wm. Henry Buell and Savina Rogers; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1 818, November 12. James Mitchell and Rachel 0. Biennis ; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1818, December 27. Barzillia T. Miles and Sally Eastman ; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1819, March 14. Edwin Burlinggame and Jane Evans ; Rev. Sam'l P. Rob- 
bins. 

1819, June 8. Elijah Bovce and Mary Stacy; Rev. Sam'l P. Robbins. 

1S19, August 23. Asa Smith and Nancy McClintick ; James Whitney, ,.]. P. 

1819, September 9. John Locker and' Sarah Ann Locker ; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1819, September 30. John Douthitt and Phebe Littleneld ; Joel Tuttle, 
Jr., J. P. 

1819, August 8. John T. Jewell and Mary Ann Smithson ; Rev. Levi 
Jewell. 

1819, October 18. Horace Waterman and Lydia Wilson; Wm. Wood- 
ford, J. P. 

1819, October 19. Zedekiah Crandol and Cvnthia Stillson; James M. 
Booth, J. P. 

1819, November 17. Abel Sherman and Louisa Wells ; Sardine Stone, J. P. 

1819, October 31. Thomas Ilutcheson and Nancy Warren ; Orgillous 
Doan, J. P. 

1819, November 4. James Sheredian and Nancy Murphy; John Russell, 
J. P. 

1819, September 23. John Dolin and Sarah Morris; Titan Kimble, J. P. 

1819, October 14. Henry 0. Biennis and Letry McKibben ; Samuel Dye, 
J . i . 

1819, October 24. Samuel Parr and Grace Holdeh ; Moses Williamson, J. P. 

18H), November 18. William McVay and Catharine Uisem; Moses AVill- 
iamson. 

(To be. concluded in April.) 



NOTES AND QUERIES. 



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Bookplate of Alexander W. 
Mackenzie, Columbus, 0. — The 
subject of this plate is bused on 
the legend of the granting of 
Arms to the progenitor of the 
Mackenzies, Colin Fitzgerald. 
The legend is, that Alexander 
III. was hunting in the forest, 
near Kincardine, when an infu- 
riated stag, closely pursued by 
the hounds, made straight in the 
direction of the King. Colin 
Fitzgerald, who accompanied 
the royal party, gallantly inter- 
posed his own person between 
the King and the wild animal 
and shot it in the forehead with 
an arrow. The King, in ac- 
knowledgment of his royal grat- 
itude, at once issued a diploma 
in his favor, granting him armo- 
rial bearings, which were to be 
a stags's head puissant, bleeding 
at the forehead where the arrow 
pierced it, to be borne on a held 
azure, supported by two grey- 
hounds. 

The incident of the hunt was painted by West for the last of the Seaforths. 
He received £S00 for the noble painting, which is still preserved in Brahan 
Castle, Ross-shire. 

The border of the plate is the Thistle, the emblem of Scotland, and Holly, 
the badge of the Clan Mackenzie. Below are the arms of Mackenzie of 
Lochend, differenced, azure, within a bOrdure engrailed chequey of three 
gules and or, a stag's head cabossed, attired with ten tyres or. 



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The Genealogical Value of Bookplates. — Dr. c p c Mrs. William King 
Rogers of Columbus, Ohio, recently opened their house for a lecture upon 
bookplates. The lecturer dwelt at length upon the value of Ex-Libris to the 
the student of History, Heraldry and Genealogy. We understand that the 
collection exhibited on that occasion is still on wiew, nnd that Dr. and Mrs. 
Rogers will gladly permit any person genuinely interested to view the col- 
lection. We cannot commend too highly this departure from the prevailing 
custom of entertaining. 



Orton. — The late Dr. Edward Orton, in his book entitled " An Account of 
the Descendants of Thomas Orton of Windsor, Connecticut, bill," did not 
attempt to connect the immigrant ancestor, Thomas, with the Orton family 
in England, though he seemed confident that he came from Leicestershire, 
England. We find in "The Visitation of the County of Leicester 1019, 
Taken by William Camden, Clareneieux King of Anns. Edited by John 
Fetherston, F.S.A.", page l'.>:5, the pedigree of Richard Overton alias Orton, 
in the last generation of which appears a Thomas Orton, who would have 

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24 Notes and Queries. . [Jan. 

been the same age as the American immigrant Thomas, and who could easily 
have been identical with him. It is to be hoped that the identity may be 
established, at some future time, without the shadow of a doubt, l. c. h. 



TnE London Society of East Anglians. — The chairman of the Publication 
Committee (Horace W. Whayman, Esq.), has been elected a Corresponding 
Member of the London (Eng.) Society of East Anglians. This will enable 
members of our Society to come into closer touch with the sources of Gene- 
alogy in the eastern part of England, the "home land" of the early settlers 
of New England. 



Stone Genealogical Bureau. — This bureau has been organized to collect, 
collate and preserve all data, records, memorials and mementoes possible of 
Gov. William Stone and his descendants ; to trace as far as possible his Eng- 
lish ancestry and other antecedents ; to trace as far as possible the various 
lines of his 'descendants to the present century, and to secure by purchase 
or otherwise the burial place of Governor Stone and to arrange for its effect- 
ual preservation. William J. Stone, of St. Louis, Mo., is President, and 
Edward A. Stone, I). I)., 177 Wabash Ave., Chicago, 111., is Corresponding 
Secretary, who will furnish full particulars to all who may desire further 
information. 



Queries. 

The department of Queries is free to members of this Society, only. To all others a 
charge of ten cents per line will bo made. 

Persons sending queries to The Quarterly should give their names and P. O. addrc<«es. 
Replies to queries should, in all casca, be sent to the Editor, for insertion in The Quarterly . 

Adams.— Wanted, information concerning ancestors or descendants of 
Josiah Adams, said to have emigrated from New England to Woodsfk-ld, 
Belmont (now Monroe) Co.. 0. A sou, Patrick, m. Elizabeth Davis, and had 
six daughters and four sons. A Rev. Josiah, b. in Woodsfield in 1818, m. 
Sarah Ann Ford, set. in New Lisbon, ()., and d. 1851. 

Also wanted, the address of some descendant of Shubael Adams, who set. 
in Windsor, Ashtabula Co., 0., in 1818. a. n. a. 



Fulton. — Wanted, ancestry of Thomas Fulton, who lived at Paoli, Orange 
Co., Indiana. He had a brother Samuel who lived at Baton Kouge,, La., 
where he held some orTiee of state. 

Lynch. — Wanted, ancestry of Catharine. Lynch, supposed to be a daughter 
of Thomas and Molly (Souder) Lynch, born at Guilford, N. C, upon the day 
of the battle of Guilford, March 15, 1780. 

Soudkk. — Wanted, the ancestry of Molly Souder, wife of Thomas Lynch. 
Her sister Catharine married a brother of Daniel Boone. MRS. a. h. l. 



Last. — Edward Last of British Army; Cornet, 13 Oct. 1814; Lieutenant, 
20 Nov. 1824; Captain, 22 May, 1829; Major, 18 Oct, 1S*!9; Lieutenant Colo- 
nel, 1 1 Nov. 1854 ; Colonel, 28 "Nov. 1854 ; Major General, 5 September, 1805 ; 
commanded the troops in the southern district of New Zealand during the 
greater part of the operations against the hostile natives in 184(3. It is said 
that Maj. Gen. Last married a Philadelphia lady. AVanted, date and place 
of marriage. n. w. w. 



BOOKS IN PREPARATION. 

I. Genealogies. 

Persons of the several names, or families, are advised to furnish the com- 
pilers of these genealogies with records of their own families and any other 
information which they think will be useful. We would suggest that all 
facts of interest illustrating family history or character be communicated, 
especially service in any of the wars of our country (which may be of mate- 
rial benefit to those desiring to establish eligibility for membership in the 
various patriotic hereditary societies), other service under the U. S. govern- 
ment, the holding of otiier offices, graduation from colleges or professional 
schools, occupations, and places and dates of birth, marriage, residence and 
death. When there are more than one Christian name they should all be 
given in full, if possible. No initial should be used when' full names are 
known. 

BucketL — Mr. E. J. Buckett of New Haven, Conn., is preparing a history of 
the descendants of John Buckett, one of the founders of New Haven colony. 

Fairfield, If alley, Pike, Reynolds, Staats, Thurber. — Genealogies of these fam- 
ilies are being compiled by Mr. Eugene F. McPike, 4205 Evans Ave., Chicago, 
111., who uses a photo-mechanical process which lessens the expense. 

Fuller. — Mr. Charles W. John, Room Gl Carew Building, Cincinnati, Ohio* 
is preparing a genealogy of the Fuller family; being one branch of the May- 
flower line. 

Griggs — Saxe. — The Griggs genealogy and Saxe genealogy are being com- 
piled by John Walter Saxe, 53 State St., Boston, Mass. 

HaivJccs. — John M. Hawks, M. D., Lynn, Mass., is collecting material for a 
history of the descendants of Adam and John Hawkes, who came from Eng- 
land in Winthrop's fleet, in 1630. All persons bearing the surname (some- 
times spelled Hawks, and Hawk) should send their records to him. 

Hanshrough. — Mr. John W. Herndon, 910 Prince St., Alexandria, Va., de- 
sires information concerning the Hanshrough family, instead of ITasbrouyh, 
as printed in the October issue. 

Hinsdale. — Sanford C. Hinsdale, Esq., 31 Post-Ofhee Building, Denver* 
Colo., is preparing a genealogy of the Hinsdale family of America. 

Matson. — Herbert C. Andrews, Lombard, Hi., is compiling a genealogy and 
history of the Matson family. Records of the descendants of Thomas Mat- 
son, who came to Boston in 1030, and of Nathaniel Matson, his supposed 
grandson, who removed from Boston to Lyme, Conn., are especially desired. 

Meigs. — Mr. Henry B. Meigs, 205-8 Herald Building, Baltimore, Md., has 
ready for the press a genealogy of this family. It will make a quarto volume 
(size 8x11 in.), printed on high grade enameled book paper, especially 
designed for half-tone work, will have many illustrations, and will be hand- 
somely bound in cloth or full morocco. The price in cloth will be $0.00 ; in 
morocco, $8.00. All who desire the work should order promptly, as it is 
desired to to publish soon, and to not have an over supply when printed. 

Rockwood. — E. E. Rockwood, Attleboro' Falls, Mass., is compiling a gene- 
alogy of the descendants of Richard Rockwood of Dorchester, Mass., 163<5. 

Sprague. — Dr. W. V. Sprague, of Basil, Ohio, is preparing a record of the 
descendants of Joshua Sprague, who came to Marietta, 0., in 1788. 

Strickland. — Edward Dinwoodie Strickland, Secretary of t lie Buffalo (N. Y.) 
Historical and Genealogical Society, is collecting material for a family gen- 
ealogy and would like the addresses of ail of the name of Si rick land ; also 
address of anyone descended from or related to Stricklands. Blanks for 
recording ancestry will be furnished upon application. Address as above. 



2Q Books in Preparation. [Jan. 

True.— Miss Annie A. Clarke, 639 Congress St., Portland, Me., is preparing 
a genealogy of the True family. 

Wyllys, Willis, Willes— VS. A. Willes, Arthur's, St. James Street, London, 
S. W., England, is tracing the history of the family of Willes, Willis or 
Wyllys, who were settled at Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, Eng., in the 
16th century, some of whom, including George Wyllys (afterwards of New 
Haven, Conn.), migrated to New England, lie desires to correspond with 
some one knowing about the early New England settlers of the name, espe- 
cially in the line of George of New Haven, for incorporation in his Family 
Chronicles, which is to be a long and interesting record, published for pri- 
vate circulation. 

II. Local Histories, Records, etc. 

Massachusetts Vital Records. — The New-England Historic Genealogical 
Society proposes, if encouragement warrants, to publish, by a Fund set apart 
from the bequest of Robert Henry Eddy to that Society, the Vital Records 
(births, marriages and deaths) of Towns in Massachusetts, from their begin- 
ning to the year 1845, whose records are not already printed, or in process 
or contemplation of printing. There are about 190 such Towns, estimated 
to require an average of 150 pages for each, and it is intended to issue, in 
books of 8vo size, in clear type, on good paper, and with suitable binding, 
the records of as many Towns as practicable each year, until the work is 
completed. The plan contemplates a verbatim copy of these records, which 
copy will be permanently kept in the Society's archives, and then printed 
alphabetically, similar to the records of Boylston, Wilmington and Woburn. 
The Society now offers, until July I, 1002, the privilege of subscribing to 
this invaluable series of records at the uniform rate of one cent per printed 
page, which, if 600 copies are printed, will be about the actual cost. This 
includes binding. As only a limited number of copies will be printed, and 
as the type will then be distributed, and the extra copies held on sale at a 
considerable advance on the subscription price, it is earnestly requested that 
all who are interested in the work of preserving the fast decaying evidence 
of the founders of the Commonwealth will subscribe promptly. The records 
of each Town will form a separate volume, and any number of copies of the 
records of an}' one Town may be had, if ordered before the work goes to 
press. All communications should be addressed to Henry Ernest Woods, 
Editor, 18 Somerset Street, Boston, Mass. 

When it is considered that Massachusetts is virtually the cradle of the 
Old Northwest, a large majority of the pioneers of the latter region having 
been lineal descendants of original immigrants to the former, the vast im- 
portance of the above records can be realized. Therefore every historical 
society, leading public library or individual that collects works of this nature 
should without delay signify their endorsement of the work and give it their 
support at the only time it can be of any use — when it is needed to guarantee 
the cost of printing — the only condition upon which so great a work can be 
printed. The reputation of the Society that is undertaking this work is 
sufficient evidence that nothing will be lacking in its execution, either edi- 
torially or mechanically. — Ed. 

Historical Sketches relating to Spencer, Mass. — Mr. Henry M. Tower, of Spen- 
cer, Mass., hac now in contemplation the isfuingof several volumes bearing 
the above title, and is now engaged upon Vol. Li. of the series, which will 
be copiously illustrated. The price will be $2.00, postpaid. (We would call 
attention to the notice of Vol. I., on page L".>.) 

Early Connecticut Marriages.— "Rev. Frederic W. Bailey is preparing for 
publication the Fifth Book of Early Connecticut Marriages, which will con- 
tain complete records of churches at ICillinglv LS15, Lebanon (Goshen) 17.*>0, 
North Branford [750, Lisbon 1724, Union 1759, Milford 17 17, Hartland 17t>S, 
North Canaan 1770. Cornwall 1750, Bozrah 1710. Easton 1705, Bethlehem 
1740, Somers 1727, Kent 1741, Washington 1770, Weston 1757, and probably 
others. It will contain an index of names. Price, $1.50 postpaid. Address, 
Bureau of American Ancestry, l\ O. Box 587, New Haven, Conn. 



BOOK NOTICES. 

[Persons sending books for notice should state, for the information of readers, the price 
of each book, with the amount to be added for postage, or charges, by mail or express.] 

The Aspinwall Genealogy. Compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Wash- 
ington, D. C. Published by the Author. The Tuttie Co., Printers, Pub- 
lishers and Binders, Rutland, Vt. 8vo, cloth, 111., pp. 2o2. Price, $-5.00, 
postage or express prepaid. 

This book commences with a brief account of the Aspinwalls in England, 
referring to the origin and mutations of the name, but making no attempt 
to trace the lineage of the family from its earliest history there. Among the 
settlers at Toxteth Park, near Liverpool, early in the seventeenth century, 
was Edward Aspinwall, who appears to have been a puritan, and it is prob- 
able that he was the father of the first ones of the name who came to this 
country, namely, William and Peter Aspinwall, the former of whom came 
with Winthrop to Massachusetts Bay in 1630. He married in this country 
and had seven children, six of whom appear to have lived to adult age and 
one died in infancy. He returned to England soon after 1(551 , accompanied by 
his wife and all his children except the two eldest daughters-, who married 
and remained in this country ; hence there are none of his descendants now 
in America who bear the family name. Peter Aspinwall, who came from 
Toxteth Park, Eng., in IH^O, is the ancestor of most of those bearing that 
name now residing in this country. The descendants of six sons and three 
daughters are traced in this book, including the ninth generation . A promi- 
nent feature is the ancestry of many of those who have intermarried with 
the Aspinwall family. At the end of the book is an account other families 
of the name who have come to America during the eighteenth and nine- 
teenth centuries. Thus the book may be accepted as an epitome of pretty 
much all that is worthy of note concerning the Aspinwalls of America. In 
order to avoid bulk (which would also increase the cost to the purchaser) 
the compiler has made the biographical matter brief and terse. The illus- 
trations consist of a view of the house built by Peter Aspinwall in Muddy 
River (Brookline), in 1060, and a map showing the location of the above 
house and the land belonging therewith. The book is well indexed. The 
author has done his work faithfully, and has produced a book which will 
prove most gratifying to the many members of the family; but it will also 
be of great use to those engaged in tracing allied families, and it should, 
therefore, be placed in many of the public libraries of this country. We 
wili say, in addition, that the printers have fully maintained their well- 
earned reputation in the mechanical production of this book. 

Genealogy of the Ilibbard Family Who are Descendants of Robert Hibbard of Salem, 
Massachusetts. Compiled and Published by Augustine George Ilibbard, 
Woodstock, Connecticut. U. S. A. 1901 * * *' * Printed by The Case, 
Lock wood & Brainard Company, Hartford, Connecticut 1901 Svo, cloth, 
111., pp. 429. Price, $5.00. 

The book commences with a short, article on the orthography of the name* 
in which the author arrives at the conclusion that the proper spelling is 
Hinbard, though many adhere to the form Ilebard and a few have it Ilib- 
barr. The immigrant ancestor, Robert Ilibl ard, was born in Salisbury, 
England, where he was baptized March l:>, 1(U;>. He came to Salem. Mass., 

with his wife Joan or Joanna , bel ween IGoo and 10$), where ten children 

were born, nine of whom lived to adult age and married. Of these, four 
were sons, from whom all bearing the name Ilibbard — in its varying orthog- 
ranhy~as well as female lines, given in this book, are descended. The mi- 
grations of the family are distinctly shown, a part of the second and third 
generations going to Connecticut, and succeeding generations dispersing 
thence, to western Massachusetts, Vermont and New York, and afterwards 

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28 Book Notices. [Jan. 

extending their movements to the Old Northwest, and at the present time 
they are found in all parts of the country. Fortunately, many facts relating 
to the early history of the family were gathered nearly fifty years since by 
one of its members then residing in Hartford, Conn., who was compelled by 
ill-health to relinquish the work. Since that time, the family had become 
much more widely dispersed and the author, on taking up the work, found 
it necessary to conduct an immense correspondence — some two thousand 
letters — in order to pick up and connect the scattering links and to bring the 
records down to the present time. The result of that labor, as shown in this 
book, is eminently satisfactory, and displays the fruit of a vast amount of 
work, which is wholly a labor of love on the part of the author. The book 
has good indexes, in 'both the male and female lines, and it has a goodly 
number of illustrations. It also gives the service of Massachusetts and Con- 
necticut Ilibbards in the war of the ^Revolution, compiled from authentic 
sources; winch is a matter of much importance at the present time. The 
prominence of the family, both as regards numbers and the standing of many 
of its members, calls for an extensive demand for the book. The printing, 
paper and binding are all of the high class which the imprint always signi- 
fies. It is illustrated with a goodly number of half-tone portraits of members 
of the Hibbard family. At the present time, we are informed, less than thirty 
copies remain unsold, ami the price of the last ten copies will be $10.00 each. 
Therefore it is apparent that all persons or libraries desiring the book must 
make early application, as the number now remaining is quite limited. 

The Litchfield Family in America [Compiled and Published bv Wilford J. 
Litchfield] Part One No. I October, 1001 8 vo, paper, pp" 1041 Trice, 
$1.50. Address of Compiler, 22 Oakes Ave., Southbridge, .Mass. 
This genealogy is issued in numbers, and the initial number takes up the 
history of Lawrence Litchfield and his descendants. He is supposed to Jin ve 
been born in Kent county, England, before 1020, and he was in Plymouth 
Colony before 1839. Many extracts from records referring to him are given, 
showing his various places of residence, business affairs, etc., and these notes 
contain much information which is valuable to the genealogist. This part 
traces the descendants of Lawrence Litchfield into the fourth generation, 
and this line will be completed in succeeeing parts, when other Litchfield 
families will receive attention. The work is clone in a most thorough and 
painstaking manner, which, if sustained throughout the entire work, as we 
have no doubt it will be, will make this one of the most complete family 
histories yet published. As the introductory matter and index will be 
printed in the last numbers, every patron of the work should subscribe for 
the whole at once, in order to secure it in its complete form ; for such a book 
without an index would be very unsatisfactory. 

History and Genealogy of the Mead Family of Fairfield County, Connecticut 
Eastern New York, Western Vermont and Western Pennsylvania From A.D. 
1180 to 1900 By Spencer P. Mead, LL.B. Member of the New York iJar, 
Sons of the Revolution, and Society of Colonial Wars New York The 
Knickerbocker Press 1001 8vo, cloth, gilt top, deckel edge, ill., pp. ix-f- 
132. 

This book is an "advance copy" of the ''History and Genealogy of the 
Mead Family," and contains all the preliminary historical matter preceding 
the Genealogy, comprising 122 pages. It commences with the advent of the 
family in England, which was of Norman origin, and is found in the Norman 
records from 1 1 80 to 1195; the name being de Prato, which was afterwards 
translated into the English name of Mead in various form-; of orthography. 
A Coat of Arms is described on page 6, and a picture of it. in heraldic colors. 
appears as the fron-tispiece of the book. The history of the family in New 
England is next taken up, the first settlers being brothers named (joodmnn 
(called Gabriel) and William Mead, who sailed from Lydd, County Kent, 
England, in 1005, the former remaining in Massachusetts and becoming the 
ancestor of the Meads of that state and the latter going with the tide <a 
emigration to Connecticut, and became the ancestor of the Fairfield and 
Greenwich, Conn., Meads. In succeeding chapters the various migrations 



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of the family are given. A history of the military services of members of 
the family shows that they figured in all the principal wars of our country, 
from the Colonial down to the Spanish- American and Philippine wars, in all 
of which the family was numerously and quite conspicuously represented. 
We have before us ocular proof of the excellence of the historical part of 
the work, and we hope to enjoy the privilege, sometime in the future, of ex- 
amining and reporting upon the genealogical part, which is now going 
through the press, and we have every reason to expect that it will be done 
in the same manner as the first part now appears. Among the illustrations 
appearing in this book are several historical houses of the Revolutionary 
period, and portraits of prominent men of the family. The printing and 
binding of this book are elegant, which promises a most elaborate and goodly 
sized volume when the work appears in its complete form, and one which 
every member of the family should desire to possess or have access to. 

Historical Sketches relative) to fyenccr, MasS.^ by Henry M. Tower. Vol. I. 

1901. Spencer, Mass., W. J. HerFerman— Spencer Leader Print. 1901. 

8vo, cloth, 111., pp. 184. Price,- $2.00, postpaid. 

The greater part of this book comprises a " Historical Address On Samuel 
Beruis, with Short Sketches of His Ancestry and Posterity, Delivered in the 
Town Hall, Spencer, Mass., Oct. 29, 1901." * The author, in carrying out the 
work assigned to him, found he had gathered much more material than 
could be condensed into an address to be delivered within the space of one 
hour, and it was therefore suggested that the whole be published in book 
form, in order that none of it might be lost. This was also amplified by 
including other historical papers. No other historical work, worth men- 
tioning, relating to that town since the appearance of the second edition of 
" Draper's History of Spencer, Mass./' in 1800, has been published, and this 
work, besides amplifying and extending the history and genealogv of the 
Bemis family contained in Draper's book, contains much matter of interest 
concerning other persons and events in that old Massachusetts town. It is 
worthy of note that the Howe family, of whom the inventor of tin: sewing 
machine was a member, were connected by marriage with this Bemis family 
and that Elias Howe, Jr., was a native of Spencer. The same family also 
had other quite noted inventors. The descendants of Samuel Bemis are now 
widely dispersed over this country, and many of them are filling honorable 
positions. The book is copiously illustrated with portraits, views of resi- 
dences and other objects of interest. It should find a place with Draper's 
Historvin all libraries which are so fortunate as to possess that work (as well 
as iu all such as do not, that have a special bistoric-genealogica! collection.) 
It should be noticed that this book bears upon its titlepage the legend 
" Vol. I, ," which indicates more to follow. The same fact is also shown 
under the head of Books in Preparation on page 20. The contents of the 
book would have been more easily accessible had there been a full index 
of names, and its absence is greatly to be regretted. 

Documents Relating to Territorial Administration. Chiefly from Original Manu- 
scripts. 1778-1790. No. 32. April, 1901. American Historical Leaflets Colo- 
nial and Constitutional. Edited by Albert Bushnel Hart and Edward 
Ohanning, of Harvard University. New York A. Lovell & Company 
1901 . Published Bi7M0nth.lv. Annual Subscription, 60 cts. Single copies, 
10 cts. 

This issue of the above series of Leaflets is of particular interest to those 
residents of the Old Northwest who wish to be thoroughly informed in regard 
to the early history of that region of the country, as it contains exact copies 
of the Acta of Congress, as well as those of the State of Virginia, relating 
to the Northwest Territory, including the celebrated Ordinances of 1784 and 
1787, The notes by the editors are especially valuable. 

-1 Finding List af Genealogies and, Local History in the Syracuse Public Library 
Syracuse JS r . 1. Lyman Brothers Printers Syracuse N. Y. 8vo, paper, 
pp. 131. 
This is a very useful book for the library for which it was compiled, and 



30 Accessions to the Society's Library. D an - 

it is also useful in any library which is used by genealogical workers, as a 
guide to what has been published relating to certain families and places. It 
shows a very creditable collection in the Syracuse Public Library — one which 
will afford great help to the working genealogist. The book is very con- 
veniently and systematically arranged and is tastefully printed on heavy 
linen paper, making it both" beautiful and durable, as "all reference books 
should be. The compiler and printers should each be congratulated on the 
production of this book. 



ACCESSIONS TO THE SOCIETY'S LIBRARY, 

From October 1 to December 31, 1901. 

(These are exclusive of those in Book Notices.) 

I. Books. 

From the Commissioner of Education, Washington, D. C. — Report of the Com- 
missioner of Education for the Year 1899-1900. Vol. I. Washington: 
Government Printing Office. 1901. 

From Dr. Lucius C. Ilerrick, Columbus, 0. — Atwater History and Genealogy 
By Francis Atwater. Meriden, Conn.: Printed bv the Journal Publishing 
Company. 1901. Svo, cloth, pp. viii-f- 492. 

From diaries A. JUdgway, Columbus, O. — America Heraldica A Compilation 
of Coats of Arms, Crests and Mottoes of Prominent American Families 
Settled in this Country before 1800 Edited by E. de Vermont Illustrated 
by Auguste Leroy New York The America Heraldica Publishing Associ- 
ation 744 P>roadway n. d. Fol. pp. vi — 32. 

A Centennial Biographical History of the City of Columbus and Franklin 
County, Ohio Illustrated Embellished with Portraits of Many Well Known 
People of Franklin County, who Have Been and Are Prominent in Its 1 Lis- 
tory and Development Chicago The Lewis Publishing Company 1901 
4to, morocco, pp 1012. 

Reports of the Commissioners of Charities in England and Wales, County 
of Suffolk, 1819-1837. London, W. C. : Henry Gray, n. d. Fol., hf* mor., 
pp. [473+71+3.] 

II. Pamphlets. 

From Prof. Frank T. Cole, Columbus, 0. — Catalogue of Amherst College, 
1899-1900. 

The University of Chicago — Annual Register — 1S9S-1S99 with Announce- 
ments for 1899-1900. 

Dartmouth College Necrology 1899-1900. 

Harvard University Catalogue 1899-1900. 

Oberlin College — Announcement of Courses 1900-1901 

Ohio State University — 28th Annual Report of Board of Trustees. 1899. 

Catalogue of the University of Pennsylvania 1899-1900 

Catalogue of Princeton University 1898-99 

Catalogue of the University of Rochester. 1899-1900. 

Rose Polytechnic Institute. Catalogue 1900. 

Welleslcv College— Calendar 1899-1900. 

Williams College— Catalogues 1896-99; 1900-1901. 

Mutual Bcnetit Life Insurance Company Statement 1901 

From the Connecticut Historical Society. — List of Family Genealogies in the 
Library of the Connecticut Historical Society Corrected to August 31, 1901 . 

From T. Y. Crou-ell <(■ Ok, 420 & 4'2S West Broadway, N. P.— New Publica- 
tions for the Year 1901. Illustrated, pp. 40. 



1902.] Accessions to the Society's Library. 31 

From Rev. William A. Eardrtey, Brooklyn, N. Y. — Chase records of births, 
marriages and deaths. MSS. 

From William Rupert Elliott, Montreal, Can. — Suffolk Manorial Families, 
being the County Visitations and other Pedigrees, edited, with extensive 
additions. By Joseph James Muskett. Exeter: William Pollard & Co. 
Ltd. 1900. Vol. I. Parts 9 and 10— completing the volume. 

From Charles E. Goodspeed, 5a Park St., Boston, Mass. — Catalogue No. 7. Oc- 
tober, 1901 Pare Books Prints and Autographs (Contains Genealogies and 
Local Histories). 

From Henry Gray, East Acton, London, Eng. — Kandom Catalogue of Topo- 
graphical Views, Printed Pedigrees, etc. 

From George E. Littlcjield, 07 Cornhill, Boston, Mass. — A Catalogue of His- 
torical and Genealogical Books. No. LV. December, 1901. 

From WilfordJ. Litchjield, Southbridge, Mass. — Circulars Nos. 2 and 3. In- 
formation wanted in regard to certain members of the Litchfield family. 

From Alexander W. Mackenzie, Columbus, 0. — Pedigree of The Mackenzies 
of Gairloch and Lochend. 

Frc/m William G. Pengelly, Columbus, 0. — Franklin and Marshall College 
Obituary Record No. 5. Vol. II— Part I Lancaster, Pa. Published by the 
Franklin and Marshall College Alumni Association June, 1901. 8vo, pp. 41 

Manual of the State of West Virginia. Legislative, Executive and Judicia 
Departments. Corrected to January 1, 1899. Charleston, W. Va., 3 899 
8vo., pp. 90. 

From the Vmeland Historical and Antiquarian Society.— Annual Report for 
the Year ending October 9, 1900. Officers, Members, Donations and- Reso- 
lutions. 

From J. H. Woods. 10 and 11 Brattle St., Cambridge, Mass. — A Catalog of 
Miscellaneous Second-Hand Books. November 1901 (Contains genealogies 
and local histories). 

III. Periodicals. 

Acadiensis — July, 1901. 

American Heraldic Journal — 

American Monthly Magazine — October, November, December, 1901. 

Annals of Iowa— October, 1901. 

Avery Notes and Queries — November, 1901. 

Bulletin of Society of American Authors — August, September, October, 
November, 1901. 

The Chicago Inter Ocean (Sundav edition)— October 0, to December 29, 
1901. 

Detroit Evening News— July 13, to December 28, 1901. 

The Essex Antiquarian — July, August, September, 1901. 

The Essex Institute Historical Collections — October, 1901. 

The Genealogical Advertiser— September, 1901. 

Genealogical Quarterly Magazine and Magazine of New England History — 
July, October, 1901. 

Hartford Weekly Times— July 13 to December 26, 1901. 

Historical Register, published quarterlv by the Medford Historical Soci- 
ety, Medford, Mass.— July, 1901 . 

International Monthly— October, November, December, 1901. 

The Mayflower Descendant— Julv, 1901. 

The Montgomery [Ala.] Advertiser— December 22 and 29. 1901. 

The New England Historic Genealogical Register — October, 1901; Janu- 
ary, 1902. 

The Newport Mercury — July 13, to December 28, 1901. 

The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record— October, 1901. 

North Carolina Historical and Genealogical Register — 

The Ohio Archaeological and Historical Quarterly— -October, 1901. 

Old Eliot , 1901. 

The Owl— October, November, December, 1901. 



32 Society Proceedings. [Jan. 

The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association— October, 1901. 
Records of the Am. Catholic Hist'l Society of Philadelphia— September, 
1901. 

South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine— October, 1901. 
The Spirit of '76— October, November, December, 1901. 
The Vermonter— October, November, December, 1901. 
Virginia Magazine of History and Biography — October, 1901. 
William and Mary College Quarterly— October, 1901. 
AVest Virginia Historical Magazine — October, 1901. 



PROCEEDINGS OF THE "OLD NORTHWEST'* GENE- 
ALOGICAL SOCIETY. 

October #.— Stated meeting. The Society met at its room, 100 East Broad 
street, Columbns, O., at 7:30 p. m., the following members being present: 
President Buckingham, Messrs. Euans, Whayman and Secretary Herrick, 
and Misses Coffin arid Russell. Judge John T. Gale and Miss Cora C. Gale 
and Mr. Henry W. Phelps were visitors, and manifested a deep interest in 
the work and welfare of the Society. 

President Buckingham presided. 

The minutes of the last meeting were read and approved. 

The following persons were duly elected members of the Society : Resident 
members — Judge James House Anderson, Charles Arthur Ridgway, Emery 
James Smith, of Columbus, O. ; Edward A. Claypool, Chicago, 111/ Honorary 
member — Caleb Benjamin Tillinghast, A.M., Boston, .Mass. 

On motion of Mr. Whayman, the sum of $20.00 was appropriated to pay 
for binding. 

Mr. Whayman, on request, was granted the privilege of deferring his 
address, which had been appointed for this evening, until some future time, 
on account of the yery small attendance at this meeting. 

On motion, the Society then adjourned. 



November 14- — Special meeting. The Society met at its room, 10G East 
Broad street, Columbus, 0., at 7:80 p. m., the following members being pres- 
ent: Judge James H. Anderson, Messrs. Frank T. Cole, Walter R. Colton, 
Alexander W. Mackenzie, Charles A. Ridgway, Horace W. Whayman, 
Misses Coffin and Tilton, and Secretary Herrick. Judge John T. Gale and 
Mr. Henry W. Phelps were visitors. 

Judge Anderson was called to the chair. 

The minutes of the last meeting were read and approyed. 

The following named persons wen- then duly elected members of the 
Society: Resident members — Judge John T. Gale, Professor George Wells 
Knight, A.M., Ph.D., Henry Warren Phelps, Columbus, O. ; Clarence 
Monroe Burton, Detroit, Mich. Associate member — John Milton Lindly, 
Ph.G., Winlield. Iowa. 

Mr. Horace W. Whayman then read a paper on the subject: "The 
Relation of Genealogy to History," which elicited remarks of approval by 
several of the members present. 

It was voted that a synopsis of Mr. Whayman's paper be published in the 
January issue of Tiih Qctauterly, the amount to be published to be left at 
the discretion of the Publication Committee. 

Mr. Whayman moved that a committee of three be appointed to report 
upon a better system of preserving the township, county and state records 
of Ohio. 

The motion carried, and the following named persons were appointed as 
that committee: Judge John T. Gale, Chairman, Horace W. Whayman and 
Benjamin F. Cureton. 

On motion, the Society then adjourned. 



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CONTENTS— APRIL, 1902. 



^Illustration. 

1. Portrait of THOMAS WORTHINGTON (to face page 33.) 

I. Thomas Worthington. By Frank Tlwodon Cole, of Columbus, Ohio 33 

II. Villers, Villiers, Villiers-Stu art* (.Continued from page A.) Bv Horace 

W. Whaymav, Esq.., Hon. Mem., Columbus, O ' " 3S 

III. Ridgway Family of Burlington County, X. J., and Columbus, 0. (Con- 

cluded from page ti.i By Charles Arthur Ridguay, of < 'olumbus, Ohio 39 

IV. Kidgway Family of Pennsylvania and \\'infieu>, Iowa. Contributed 

by Mrs. Jamie Lindley Ridgway, Wiulield, Iowa 40 

V, Fbagmenta Genealooica. No. I\'. Wainman-Wayneman. (Continued 
from Vol. IV. , pageS5.) Contributed bv Horace W. Whayman . Esq., Hon. 

Mem : : 42 

VI. Marriage Kecobd, Washington County, Ohio". (Concluded.) By William 

Henry Jennings, Esq., of Columbus, Ohio 43 

VII. Burials in Cote Cemetery, East Haddam, Connecticut. Communicated 

by Ednmnd Janes Cleveland, Hartford, < !onn 48 

VIII. Burials in the Western Methodist Graveyard, Ohilltcothe, Ohio. 

Communicated by William 11. Mills, Chillieothe, Ohio 50 

IX. Notes and Queries : 

Rotes. — Bureau of Kingsbury Ancestry, James, The Minnesota Histori- 
cal Society, OJ. 
Queries.-- Bounds— Pierce. Winegarner— Handley, 61, 
X. Books in Preparation : 

1 . Genealogies 62 

2. Local lksloi x ies. Records, dc (i: "> 

XL Bo- )K Notices 64 

NIL Accessions to the Society's Library from October 1 to December 31, 1901. 63 

XIII, Proceedings of The "Old Northwest" Genealogical Society to 

XIV. Official Reports of Tin: -Old Northwest " Genealogical Society. 1901. 72 



NOTICE.— It is the aim of the Publication Committee to admit into The Quarterly 
onlysuoh new Genealogical, lftoeraphical and Historical matter as may be relied on for 
accuracy and aut henticiry, but n«>it her the Society nor its Committee is responsible for opin- 
ions or errors of contributors, whether published under tin name or without signature. 



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THE "OLD NORTHWEST" 

GENEALOGICAL QUARTERLY. 

APRIL, 19Q2, 
THOMAS WORTHINGTON. 

By Frank Theodore Cole, of Coluumbus, Ohio. 

About the middle of the seventeenth century two brothers 
of the ancient Lancashire family of Worthington arrived in 
Philadelphia, bringing with them some fair amount of property. 
After some time one of them went to New England and the 
other, Robert, with his son Robert, a mere lad, went to Mary- 
land, where he bought land in the neighborhood of Baltimore, 
and established iron works, which in due time brought him 
fortune. He then removed to Baltimore. 

Robert Jr. grew to manhood, married and had children. In 
his old age, he lost his wife and, all his children being married, 
he proposed to take as a second wife, a very young woman. 
When his children objected, he divided his property into eight 
or nine shares, kept one for himself, gave the others to his 
children, married his young wife and moved to Berkeley Co., 
Virginia, at the mouth of the Opequam Valley, where he bought 
land, cleared and stocked it, and where in 1731-2 a son was born 
to him, he being then about seventy years of age. While this 
boy was still an infant, the father died while returning from a 
visit to Baltimore. His young widow married again and died 
at a great age in 1798. 

This child, named Robert, grew up with neglected education, 
which defect he remedied by later efforts. His estate increased 
greatly in value during his long minority and was still further 
augmented by his own prudent, management. 

At an early age he married Margaret Edwards of Prince Ed- 
ward county. He is represented as sedate and gentle in his 
manners, yet decided and prompt in action, and a devout Epis- 
copalian. His time was employed in agriculture and in land 
speculations. He was a captain of colonial troops in one Indian 
expedition and, in 1775, raised and equipped largely at his own 
expense a troop of horse, for service under Washington in 
Massachusetts. When all was ready he appointed a farewell 
barbecue at Bath Springs, intending to march the following 



34 Thomas Worthington. [April, 

That night he died of bilious colic. His wife survived him 
but a few years. Of his six children, Thomas, b. July 16, 1773, 
the subject of this sketch, was the youngest. 

The oldest son, Ephraim, was at Princeton College, but leav- 
ing on the death of his father, lived at the Manor, married, and 
died a young man. The eldest daughter, Mary, who married 
Edward Tiffin, afterwards first Governor of Ohio, died in 1808. 
The second son, Robert, also settled in Ohio. 

Left an orphan in early childhood, Thomas Worthington's 
early years were spent at the Manor. After his brother's early 
death, he must have been greatly under the influence of his 
sister Mary, w a woman of commanding talents and rare piety, 
to whom he was devotedly attached." 

From her he probably imbibed the dislike for slavery which 
induced him at a later, date to free the slaves that came to him 
by inheritance. 

At the age of fourteen he chose as guardian Ggr. William 
Darke, a Revolutionary veteran, under whose wise management 
his property multiplied, and who secured for him such educa- 
tional advantages as the times allowed. 

When nineteen years old he desired to travel and his guardian 
refusing his consent, he secretly left home with some money, 
and took passage on a British ship bound to the West Indies, 
from thence to Northern Europe, and home, a voyage of two 
years. He was swindled out of his money, and at Glasgow 
shipped as a sailor, on the same ship and made the voyage up 
the Baltic and back to Alexandria, having at one time barely 
escaped the Press Gang, by the determination of his captain. 
This voyage must have had great influence on his character. 
The experience of such misfortunes and the determined over- 
coming of them developed and trained the energy and perse- 
verance for which he was afterwards so noted. 

He took possession of his property and busied himself in its 
care for a year, till in 1796, he joined a party of young men, 
who started for the Virginia Military District between the 
Miami and Scioto Rivers in Ohio, to locate the land warrants 
of their fathers and friends. 

Gen. Darke's only son had been killed in the battle in which 
St. Clair was defeated and he placed his warrants in the hands 
of young Worthington. The party rode to Pittsburg, floated 
down the Ohio to the mouth of the Scioto, and made their way 
thence by a blazed trail to Chillicothe, where they found some 
twenty houses of the rudest structure. Col. Massie had laid out 
the town that summer, and Mr. Worthington evidently bought 
three lots from him at this time. He located Gen. Darke's war- 
rants on the table lands above Chillicothe. 

Soon after his return from this trip he married, December 13, 
1790, being then twenty-three years of age, Eleanor Van Swear- 
ingen, only daughter of Josiah Van Swearingen, deceased, at the 
residence of her aunt, Mrs. Shepherd, in Berkeley (now Jeffer- 



1902.] Thomas Worthington. 35 

son) county, Virginia.* Her mother was Phebe, dau. of James 
Strode of near Martinsburg, Berkeley county. General For- 
man, a British officer, who had married a daughter of the Duke 
of Hamilton, had been sent to the colony on affairs of some 
moment. This wife and daughter, Annie, accompanied him. 
The latter became the wife of James Strode and died in 1784 
leaving four daughters, the third of whom, Mrs. Van Swearin- 
gen, died a few days after her mother. She was followed seven 
years<later by her husband. They left one daughter, Eleanor, 
and three younger sons. The grandfather Strode cherished 
great affection for this granddaughter, and on his death, be- 
queathed to her the mother's share of his estate (excluding 
her brothers). To this was added the fourth part of her fath- 
er's estate. 

These young people were thus possessed in their united 
fortunes of large wealth, and were at the same time independent 
of control. The inbred nobleness of their character permitted 
them to use their wealth and independence for justice and the 
good of their fellow men, and their calm Christian faith tem- 
pered their acts with mercy, benevolence and self renunciation. 

They determined to free the slaves that they had inherited, 
and as the law of Virginia then required that the manumitted 

*Gerret Van Swearingen was born in Becmsterdaih, Holland, in 1626'. In 1656 he was 
appointed supercargo ol the Dutch West India Company's ship Prince Maurice, sailing with 
emigrants and supplies to the Delaware River. They sailed Dee. 21, 165C, and on March 8, 
1657, the ship was wrecked on Fire Island, oil the south coast of Loner Island. The party 
and a portion of the cargo was rescued, taken to New Amsterdam and finally sent on their 
way in the ship Beaver, arriving at New Castle, Del.. April 25. There he obtained his dis- 
charge from the service of the company, and engaged in business. He was soon appointed 
clerk and commissary, and in a letter of Dec. 8, 1759, lie says that he had been sheriff, was 
just appointed second councelor, and had married. His wife was Barbarah de Barrette, b. 
in Valleneiennes, France. 

In 1664 the English took possession of New Castle and ho soon moved to Mi) ryland. where 
in April, 1669, with his wife and two children he was naturalized by act of the General 
Assembly held at St. Mary's. The significance of this action is found in the fact, that only 
British subjects could hold land. He was an innholder in St. Mary's and owned land in 
that county and also in Talbot county, on the eastern shore. In 166S he was an alderman 
of St. Mary's and was Sheriff in 1686 arid 1687. In 168-1 he wrote an account of the settlements 
on the Delaware River, probably in the interests of Maryland in the boundary dispute with 
William Fenn. 

His wife Barbarah d. in 1670 and he m. Mary Smith of St. Mary's, the antenuptual settle- 
ment being signed Oct. 5, 1676. He d. IG'AS and his widow some years after. Of his four 
sons, the oldest, Zaeharias, b. in New Castle about 1663, lived in St." Mary's county. In his 
will refers to his wife and and daughter, Jane. The third sou, Joseph, was b. at St. Mary's 
1697, and tlie youngest, Charles, probably died before his mother, as he is mentioned in the 
father's will and not in the mother's. 

The second son, Thomas, 2 was b. at St. Mary's 1665, lived in Somerset Co., Md., on the 
eastern shore, where he owned land and d. 1710 having four sons. Thomas, Van. Samuel 
and John. We are only concerned with the first two. Thomas, 3 b. in Somerset Co., 1688; 
m. Lydia Riley (b. 1691 ; d. 17tM>. About 17:'.! he settled near the present site of Shepherds- 
town, in Berkeley (Jefferson) Co., Va. (now VV. Va.), where he passed his life, having accu- 
mulated much land, which remained in the possession of his descendants over a century.. 
He left two sons, Thomas 4 and Van.* ' 

. Van, 3 the second son of Thomas, 2 b. about 1602 ; m. Elizabeth "Walker, and took up lands 
m "Washington Co., Md. (across the Potomac from Berkeley Co.). Finding his land covered 
by a former grant— the Ringgold Manor— he leased the land for his own life and two of his 
sous, audit was held by them for nearly ninety years. He lived to be 109 years old. He 
had six sons and six daughters, the second of whom Sarah* (b. Nov. 20, 1722; d. Nov. 1, 
1766), m. her cousin Van Swearingen in June. 17-'.:;. 

Van* Swearingen (Thomas- 1 and Lydia, Thomas 3 Cerrit 1 ), b. May 22. 1719. Was Deputy 
Weutenant of Berkeley <"o. before the Revolution with the rank of Colonel, was called 
Kii)-^ Van " from his office, and performed the duties of the same ofttce during the Revo- 
lution under the state government. His second wife was Priscilla Metcalf. He d. April 20, 
1788, leaving seven children of whom the eldest was Josiah, 8 b. March 28, 1711; d. Aug. 9, 
1*95; m. Jan. fi. 1777, Phoebe, dau. of James and AnnaShode, who was b. Dec. 8, 1757; d. 
July 6, 1786. Their eldest child wus Eleanor," b. Sept. 22, 1777. 

lor the*-e facts of the Swearingen family 1 am indebted to the privately printed Fuuiily 
-KegiKter, ?ud c d., 189-1, loaned me by Mr. Thot. T. Swearingen of Columbus, O. 



36 Thomas Worihington. [April, 

slave be provided with a home they decided to settle them in 
Ohio, whose fertile soil Mr. Worthington had seen the previous 
year. 

The land of Gen. Darke, near Chillicothe, was purchased, and 
with his brother-in-law, Dr. Edward Tiffin, Mr. Worthington set 
out on May 1, 1797, arriving at Chillicothe on the 17th. 

In a letter to his wife he says they found the greatest change 
from the year before, some hundred houses in the town and 
probably one hundred and fifty families within a circle of twelve 
miles, four shops fairly well stocked, and a good class of people 
as settlers. He determined to move there himself, and during 
the summer built a house on the block bounded by the present 
Paint and Walnut streets. This was the first house in the place 
to have glass in the windows. Dr. Tiffin also built a house that 
summer and early in the fail they returned to Berkeley, where, 
Nov. 20, 1797, his first child, Mary, was born. 

The winter was spent in preparation and in the latter part of 
the following March the party started for their new home, Mr. 
and Mrs. Worthington and child, his brother Robert and his 
family, Dr. Edward Tiffin and his wife and two younger broth- 
ers of Mrs. Worthington.* 

They took with them plate, china, damask, and- other evi- 
dences of their wealth ; bulbs, roots, flower seeds, shrubs, and 
domestic animals, and were accompanied by a large company 
of freedmen whom Mr. Worthington settled on parts of his land, 
allowing them to purchase a freehold, by gradual payments, if 
they desired. 

They followed the usual route, to Pittsburg by carriage, to 
the Scioto by flat boats, and through the woods by trail to the 
new home, where they arrived i\pril 17, 1798. By the help of 
their followers they were soon comfortably settled, and the 
gardens bloomed with the familiar flowers. Mr. Worthington 
was then twenty-five years old. 

In 1796 Mr. Worthington had evidently solicited appointment 
as Deputy Surveyor General, for in December of that year 




a uiurner, 01 ' UMiicouH'. un i uiut 01 uers \\ no w. vounjj. 

(:>.) Samuel Sweuringpn, 1>. 1784. In war of 1812 « Cai>t. in U. R. Army, and in the battle 
of the Thames. Afterwards ;i ttritf. Gen. of Ohio Militia, a member of the Legislature and 
a farmer. He m. (1) Pheribee Grouse, aud (2) Nancy Calhoun, lie died in 18312 without 
issue. (Swearingeu Family Register, 2nd ed.) 



1902.] Thomas Worthington. 37 

Rufus Putnam wrote him promising an appointment (St. Clair 
Papers, 11.413), and in February, 1798, he was given a contract 
to survey the district between the Ohio Company's purchase 
and the Scioto River. Therefore most of that first summer and 
fall must have been spent in the woods. He seems to have 
been appointed a Major of Militia, and in the following year to 
have been much offended at the appointment by Gov. St. Clair 
of Samuel Finlay, as Colonel, feeling that he should have 
received the honor (St. Clair Papers, II. 252.) In the summer 
of his arrival he was elected, as was also Dr. Tiffin, to the first 
Territorial Legislature which met at Cincinnati February 4, 1799, 
nominated ten candidates for the Legislative Council and ad- 
journed to September 16 following, and finally convened on the 
25th. Dr. Tiffin was chosen speaker, Mr. Worthington's name 
appears on one of the three standing committees and on six of 
the nineteen special ones. 

At that time William H. Harrison was Secretary of the Ter- 
ritory. His family were away and he received Mr. and Mrs. 
Worthington into his house, which they continued to occupy 
during the session, and after Mr. Harrison's election to Congress. 

In the spring of 1800 he was in Philadelphia, at his own ex- 
pense, urging on Congress, through Mr. Harrison the Delegate, 
the subdivision of the surveyed sections of land into half and 
quarter sections, that the poorer emigrants might be able to 
purchase. During that summer he erected on Paint Creek the 
first mills of any consequence in the region, and there May 10, 
1800, his second daughter, Sarah, was born. 

In 1800 a proposition was made to divide the territory, and 
Mr. Harrison was made chairman of a committee to report a 
plan. 

On May 28, 1800, Governor St. Clair addressed him recom- 
mending a division into three parts. The first bounded on the 
west by the Scioto River, with the capital at Marietta. The 
second bounded on the west by a north and south line from 
opposite the Kentucky River and with Cincinnati as the capital, 
and the third to the Mississippi River with Vincennes as the 
capital. As this would delay the formation of the eastern part 
into a state, Mr. Harrison in the interests of the state party 
reported in favor of the line from the mouth of the Great Miami. 
The new western division was called Indiana Territory, and 
Harrison was appointed its Governor. William McMillan of 
Cincinnati was elected for Harrison's unexpired term as Dele- 
gate and Paul Fearing of Marietta for the new term, December, 
1800. 

(For the family and personal matters in this article I have followed, in 
the main, the Worthington Private Memoir, by Mrs. Sarah Peter, Governor 
Worthington's daughter. For this rare book— only thirty copies were pub- 
lished— I am indebted to the courtesy of William N. King, Ei?q., of Colum- 
bus, Ohio.) 

(To be continued.) 



VILLERS, VILLIERS, VILLIERS-STUART. 

By Horace W. Whayman, Esq., Hon. Mem. 
(Continued from page 4.) 

1. Sir Edward 1 Villiers (the 2nd son of Sir George Villiers 

of Brokesby, and half-brother of George Villiers, 1st Duke 
of Buckingham), having been employed, in 1020, as am- 
bassador to Bohemia, was nominated, in 1022, through the 
interest of his half-brother, the Duke of Buckingham, 
president of the province of Munster, in Ireland, upon the 
decease of the Earl of Thomond. Sir Edward m. Barbara, 
eldest dau. of Sir John St. John, of Lidiard Tregorze, co. 
Wilts, and neice of Sir Oliver St. John, created, 3 Jan. 1020, 
Viscount Grandison, in the peerage of Ireland, with limita- 
tion of the honor to her (Lady Villiers') posterity. By this 
marriage, Sir Edward had four sons and three daus. He d. 
7 Sept. 1020, lamented more deeply than any governor who 
had previously ruled the province, and was interred in the 
Earl of Cork's chapel, at Youghail. His eldest son : 

2. William 2 Villiers, Esq., succeeded to the estate of his 

father, and upon the demise of his uncle, in 1030, became 
Viscount Grandison. Actively espousing the cause of 
Charles I., his lordship received a wound at the seige of 
Bristol, 20 July, 1043, of which he died in the following 
month, at Oxford, leaving by Mary, dau. of Paul, Viscount 
Bayning, an only dau., Barbara (wife of Roger Palme, Earl 
of Castlemaine, in Ireland), afterwards Duchess of Cleve- 
land, and mistress of Charles II., and transmitting his title 
to his brother : 

3. John, 5 3rd Viscount Grandison, who died without issue, when 

the honors devolved upon his brother : 

4. George, 2 4th Viscount Grandison, who m. Lady Mary 

Leigh, 2nd dau. and co-heir of Sir Francis Leigh, Bart., 
created Lords Dunsmore in 1028, Earl of Chichester in 
1044 (honors which expired with his lordship, in 1053), and 
had two sons and two daus. The eldest son : 

5. Edward, 3 a brigadier-gen. in the army, and lieut.-col. of the 
Queen's regiment of horse ; m. in 1077, Catherine, dau. and 
heir of John Fitzgerald, Esq., of Dromana, co. Waterford, 
by whom he obtained considerable landed property in that 
county. He d. in 1093,' leavin 

6. i. John. 4 
ii. William. 

38 



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1902.] Ridgway Family. 39 

iii. Mary, m. to Brigadier-Gen. Stuart. 

iv. Harriet, m. to Robert Pitt, Esq., by whom she was mother of 
William Pitt, first Earl of Chatham. 

Mrs. Villiers obtained a patent from King William, in 1699, 
granting her the privilege to enjoy the same title and pre- 
cedence as if her husband had survived his father, and had 
actually been possessed of the honor of Viscount Grandi- 
son. She married with Lieut.-Gen. William Steuart, M.P., 
P.C., appointed, in 1711, commander-in-chief of the army 
during the Duke of Ormonde's absenee. 

Lord Grandison d. in 1099, and was succeeded by his grandson : 

G. John, 4 5th Viscount, who was created Earl Grandison, of 
Limerick 11 Sept. 1721. He m. Lady Frances Carey, dau. 
of Anthony, Viscount Falkland, by whom he had issue : 

i. James-Fitzgerald, 5 Lord Villiers, INI. P. co. Waterford ; m. Jane, 
dau. and heir of Richard Butler, Esq., and dying 1732, left 
an only dau., who d. 1738. 
ii. William, "Lord Villiers, d. v. p. unm. 
7. iii. Elizabeth, elevated to the peerage 10 April, 1 740, as Viscount- 
ess Grandison, of Dromona, co. of Waterford, and created 
Countess Grandison, 17(H). Her ladyship m. 1739, Aland- 
John Mason, Esq., M.P. for the co. of Waterford, and was 
succeeded hy her only surviving child : 
8. George, 6 Earl of Grandison, who m. Gertrude, dau. of 
Francis, Earl of Hertford ; and dying 1800 (when the 
honors expired), left an only dau. and heir: 
9. Gertrude-Amelia, 7 who m. Lord Henry Stuart, son 
of John, 1st Marquess of Lute, by whom (who d. 
in 1809) she had, with other issue: 
10. Henry- Villiers, 8 Lord Stuart de Decies. 

His lordship d. 14 May, 1760, when the earldom expired, but 
Viscounty of Grandison devolved upon the 3d Earl of 
Jersey. 

(To be continued.) 



RIDGWAY FAMILY OF BURLINGTON COUNTY, N. J.. 
AND COLUMBUS, OHIO. 

By Charles Arthur Ridgway, of Columbus, Ohio, 
(Concluded from page G.) 

0. Burr 3 Ridgway (David; 1 '); m. Alice Moyer (ante p. 6). 

Had children : 

i. Hannah; 4 m. George Tracy, Monroeton, Pa. 

ii. Nancy; m. Freeman Sweet, Monroe Tp., Bradford Co., Pa. 

iii. David; m. Salisbury, Monroe Tp., Bradford Co., Pa. 

10. iv. James Chapman; m. Samantha Sophia Fowler, Franklin Tp., 
Bradford Co., Pa. 
v. Mary; m. Joseph L. Johnson, Franklin Tp., Bradford Co., Pa. 



40 Ridgway Family of Peimsylvania and Ioiva. [April, 

10. James Chapman 4 Ridgway (Burr? David? l ) ; m. Sa- 

mantha Sophia Fowler, Franklin Tp., Bradford Co., Pa. 

i. Willis; 6 d. s. p. 

ii. Marion Sophia, b. April 1,1840; m. George W. Scoville, of 

Towanda Tp., Bradford Co., Pa. 
iii. Sevelon ; d. s. p. 
11. iv. Morris David, b. May 4, 1844; m. Francelia Patchen, of El- 

mira, N. Y. 
v. Brunette Amelia, b. Sept. 19, 1S46; m. John PI. Howard, of 

Elmira, N. Y. 
vi. Adelaide; d. s. p, 
vii. Alice Maria; d. s. p. 
viii. Lydia Ellen, b. July 23, 1851 ; m. 1st, George G. DePuy, of 

Chicago, 111., 2nd, Clark Tilton, of Minneapolis, Minn. 
ix. James Arthur; m. Jennie Higman, of Corning, N.-Y. 

11. Morris David 5 Ridgway (James Chapman? Burr? David? 

>), b. May 4, 1844; m. Jan. 13, 1869, Francelia, dau. 

of John and Sarah (Bixby) Patchen, of Elimra, N. Y. Had 
children : 

i. Morris David; 6 d. s. p. 

ii. ' Elizabeth Mary, b. (Easter Day), April 5, 1876, at Wyalucing, 
Pa. 

iii. Charles Arthur, b. March 14, 1S78, at Corning, N. Y. ; edu- 
cated at Univ. of Minn. ; member of Psi Upsilon Fraternity ; 
resides in Columbus, O. ; a Life member of the "Old North- 
west " Genealogical Society. 



RIDGWAY FAMILY OF PENNSYLVANIA AND 
WINFIELD, IOWA. 

Contributed by Mrs. Jennie Lindley Ridgway, Winfield, Iowa. 

1. Samuel 1 Ridgway is said to have come to Pennsylvania, 

with William Penn, in 1682 ; m. Polly . So far as 

known at the present time, they brought with them two 
children : 

2. i. Philip 2 Ridgway. 

3. ii. AUSBURN RlDGWAY. 

2. PHiLir 2 Ridgway (Samuel 1 ) ; m. ; had eighteen child- 
ren, but at the present time we know nothing of any except 
the three following : 

4. i. Samuel 3 Bidgway. 

5. ii. Ausburn Ridgway; Jane Phelps. 

iii. Elizabeta Kayton (Caton) Ridgway. 

3. Samuel 3 Ridgway (Philip,? Samuel 1 ) ; m. ; had issue : 

i. Charles 4 Ridgway. 

John Ridgway ; family lives in Oregon. 
Philip Ridgway ; m. Margaret Henderson. 
Benjamin Ridgway. 

Mary Ridgway; ni. James Watson and had issue: Will, James. 
SAMUEL Ridgway ; m. Charlotte Staut. 
Lindsay Ridgway; m. Mary Melonia Dawson. 





n. 


6. 


in. 




IV. 




V. 


7. 


VI. 


8. 


Vlll. 



1902.] Ridgway Family of Pe7insylvania and Iowa. 41 

6. Philip 4 Ridgway (Samuel, 2 Philip? Samuel 1 ) ; m. Margaret 
Henderson ; had issue : 

9. i. Elizaaetpt Jane 5 Ridgway; m. David McGuire. 

10. ii. Samuel Henderson Ridgway; id. Nancy Smith. 

11. iii. James Lindsay Ridgway. 

7. Samuel 4 Ridgway (Samuel 2 Philip? Sa?nuel l ) ; m. Charlotte 

Staut ; issue : 

i. Philemon 5 Ridgway. 

ii. Oliver Ridgway; m. Emma Tow ; three children. 

iii. Samuel Ridgway ; m. Laura Hamlin ; three children. 

iv. Frank Ridgway. 

v. Mary Ridgway; m. Geo. Deenan ; son, Frank 6 Deenan. 

vi. Minnie Ridgway ; Edward Headley ; two children. 

vii. Emma Ridgway; m. AV. 11. Smiley; son, Philip 6 Smiley. 

8. Lindsay 4 Ridgway (Samuel? Philip? Samuel 1 ) ; lives in Spring- 

hill, Kan. ; m. Lucy Melvina Dawson ; issue : 

i. Samuel Francis 5 Ridgway; m. Nancy Logan; issue: Jennie 

May 6 Ridgway. 
ii. John Dawson Ridgway ; m. Mary E. McVeigh. 

9. Elizabeth Jane 5 Ridgway (Philip? Samuel? Philip? Samuel") ; 

m. David McGuire ; issue : 

i. Samuel 6 McGuire. 

ii. Allie McGuire. 

iii. Edward McGuire, a Methodist minister. 

10. Samuel Henderson 5 Ridgway (Philip? Samuel? Philip? 
Samuel 1 ) ; m. Nancy Smith ; issue : 

i. Junie 6 Ridgway. 
ii. James Ridgway. 
iii. Will Ridgway. 

10. James Lindsay 5 Ridgway (Philip? Samuel? Philip? Samuel 1 ) ; 
lives at Houston, Mo. ; m. Mary Adaline Bailey ; issue : 

i. Mary Josephine 6 Ridgway; m. 1887, Nereus C. Kemp, M.D. ; 
reside in Chicago, 111. ; issue: Sybil Eleanor 7 Kemp, b. 1897. 

ii. Frank Henderson Ridgway ; m. 1897, Amy Bell; live at Hamp- 
ton, Iowa. 

iii. Ann May RidgwXy ; unmarried. 

iv. Margaret Ellen Ridgway ; unmarried. 

v. Will Bailey Ridgway ; m. 1899, Jennie Lindlv; lives at Win- 
field, Iowa; issue: Philip Lindly 7 Ridgway ; d. Aug. 21, 1900, 
aged 8 months. 

5. Ausburn 3 Ridgway (Philip? Samuel 1 ) ; one of 18 children, 
b. in Virginia ; rri. Jane Phelps, who was b. in North Caro- 
lina, Had issue : 

12. i. John 4 Ridgway; m. Sarah Bridger. 

ii. Patterson Ridgway; m. Nancy Huddleston ; two children. 

13. iii. Melinda Ridgway; m. Alexander Dickerson. 

iv. Alexander Ridgway ; large family — little known. 

12. John 4 Ridgway (Ausburu? Philip? Samuel?) ; m. Sarah 
Bridger ; issue : 



42 Fragmenta Genealogica. [April, 

i. Martha J. 6 Ridgway ; m. Chas. Eckles ; live at Ottawa, Kan. 
ii. Adaline Ridgway; m. J3enj. Hill; live near Decatur, III. 
iii. Levi Ridgway; m. Rhoda Fletcher; four children. 

13. Melinda 4 Ridgway (Avsburn? Philip? Samuel 1 ) ; m. Alex- 
ander Dickerson ; issue : 
i. Henry Clay 5 Dickerson. 
ii. John Hardin Dickerson. 
iii. William F. Dickerson. 
iv. Samuel O. Dickerson. 
v. Reuben J. Dickerson. 
vi. Sarah J. Dickerson. 
vii. Ulysses G. Dickerson. 
viii. Charles Dickerson. . 



FRAGMENTA GENEALOGICA. 
No. IV. 

Wainman-Wayneman. 

Contributed by Horace W. Whayman, Esq., Hon. Memb. 
(Continued from Vol. IV., page 86.) 

Halmote Book of Bishops Hutton and Matthew, 

a. d. 1584-99. 

(Public Record Office, London ; Durham Cursitor's Records, No. 25.) 

fo. 333. Halmote at Chester [le Street], 24 April, 41 Elizabeth. 
Chester : To this court comes Roland Wainrnan alias 
Johnson, son and heir of Thomas Waynman 
alias Johnson, deceased, and takes of the 
lord two parcels of land called quarrel 
flatt and le reade hills, containing 25 
acres, which the said Thomas held in right 
To have, &c, to him and his heirs according 
to custom of the court Paying as before 
was paid And he does fealty to the lord, 
&c. [fine] viij 3 

fo. 345 b Halmote at Lanchester, 8 th May, 41 Elizabeth. 

BromeetjThe said Roland Waynman als. Johnson 
Elashe \ comes and takes a tenement and close 
called shinkley close which Thomas his 
father held [fine] I i j f iiij', 1 



Star Chamber Proceedings, Henry VIII. 

Bundle XXIV. No. 202. 

a. d. Richard Wayneman versus Sir Thomas Fetyplace. 

c. 1509-47. Conceruing common rights of freeholders within 
the lordship of Gattou Hastynges, co. Berks. 

(Public Record Office, London.) 



MARRIAGE RECORD, WASHINGTON COUNTY, OHIO. 
July 9, 1789— April 25, 1822. 

By William II. Jennings, Esq., of Columbus, Ohio. 
(Concluded from page 22.) 

1819, October 16. Elias Cole and Sibel Matilda Hollister; BialStedman, J.P. 

1819, November 4. Dudley W. Davis and Rebecca Lawrence ; Thomas 
White, J.P. 

1819, December 2. "William Benjamin and Rhoda Nott; John D. Cham- 
berlain, J. P. 

1820, January 13. Jacob Johnson and Anna Baker ; John D. Chamberlain. 

1819, November 7. Joseph Jewell and Betsey Lewis ; Levi Jewel (Rev.) 
1S20, January 20. William Hutchinson and Harriet Kent ; Joseph Palmer, 

J. P. 

1820, January 24. Alexander Britton and Amanda Avory ; Osgood McFar- 
land, J. P. 

1820, January 27. Samuel Royal Smith and Eleanor Pattin ; Philip Cole, 
J. P. 
1819, September 26. John Stone and Charlotte P. Loring; Cyrus Ame3, J.P. 

1819, July 9. John Spranklin and Lvdia (Joss ; Rev. A. Robinson. 

1820, January 26. William Alcock aiid Sally Posey ; Dan'l H. Buell, J. P. 
1820, January 20. Charles Duncan and Chanty Card ; S. N. Cook, J. P. 

1819, December 21. George McDaniel and Leafy Grant ; James M. Booth, 
J. P. 

1820, February 12. William Waterman and Abigail Sharp ; James M. 
Booth. 

1820, February 21. Thaddeus Goodno and Betsey Woodruff; Rev. I. 
Hooper. 

1820, March 1. John Haugliton and Maria Williams; James "Whitney, 
J. P. 

1820, February 17. Israel Burns and Polly Keith ; John Green. J. P. 

1820, February 17. John Conway and Sibyl Brooker ; Amos Wilson, J. P. 

1820, January 2. James Ravner and Nancv Mitchell; Sam'l Dve, J. jP. 

1820, March 23. Thomas Phelps and Mary Alden ; Thomas White, J. P. 

1820, March 17. Henry Winsor and Anna Payne ; William Woodford, J.P. 

1820, March 3. Levi Brewster and Lydia Waterman; Win. Woodford. 

1820, February 23. John Flowers and Ellin Taylor; Win. Woodford. 

1820, April 6. Richard Ross and Mary Corey; Thomas White, J. P. 

1820, April 2. Flavius Waterman and Pollv "Walker ; William Woodford, 
J. P. " 

1820, April C. Christopher Warner and Maria Loge ; Osgood McFarland, 
J. 1 . 

1820, April 2. Lewis Johnson and Lucretia Warren ; John Russell, J. P. 

1820, March 22. William Ockerman and Milly Judd; John Russell. 

1820, April 9. Joseph Merry and Nancy Nicholls ; Osgood McFarland, J.P. 

1819, October 10. William Humphrey and Lydia Crane; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1819, October 27. Wm. Rufus Browning and Sophia Barker; Sam'l P. 
Rob bins (Rev.) 

1820, March 26. George Quick and Sally Avery ; Osgood McFarland, J. P. 
1820, February 29. Jacob Losey and Caroline Risley ; Philip Cole, J. 1*. 
1819, December 2. Robert Pierce and Susan Dye ; Rev. Sam'l P. Robbins. 
1819, December 21. Gen'l Nath. G. Gushing and Susan Merwin; Rev. 

Sam'l P. Robbins. 

43 



44 Marriage Record, Washington County, Ohio.' [April, 

1820, February 7. Cornelius Tinkham and Hetty Plummer ; Rev. Sam'I 
P. Robbins. 

1820, March 6. Daniel Viall and Mary Hilderbrand ; Rev. Sam'I P. Rob- 
bins. 

1820, April 20. Weston Thomas and Maria McFarland ; Sam'I P. Robbing, 
(Rev.) 

1820, February 24. William Devol and Sarah Silvey ; John Patterson, J. P. 

1820, April 21* John Mceks and Jane Burden ; John Patterson. 

1820, April 16. Caleb R. Harris and Candace Wells ; Joel Tuttle, Jr., J. P. 

1820, April 13. Lynde Humiston and Betsey Starlin ; Rev. Abraham 
Lippet. 

3820, April 27. Samuel Varner and Margaret Lake ; Rev. Abraham Lippet. 

1820, March 2G. Charles Sylvester and Ithoda Bod well ; James M. Booth, 
J. P. 

1820, March 15. Jacob Mullen and Mary Havens ; George Smith, J. P. 

1820, February 20. Phinehas Beardsley and Mary Ann Rosan Gurez; 
Judah M. Chamberlain, J. P. 

1820, April 11. Notiey Drown and Polly Hook ; Daniel H. Buell, J. p. 

1820, March 1. Abraham Shafer and Farlana House; Bial Stedman, J. P. 

1820, May 25. Nathan Davis, Jr., and Eliza Dye ; Osgood McFarland, J. P. 

1820, May 4. Lyman Laflin and Ruth Chapman ; John D. Chamberlain, 
J. P. 

1820, April 19. William Wharf and Deborah Clay; Dudley Davis, J. P. 

1820, May 4. Samuel Porter and Mary Palmer; Dudley Davis. 

1820, Mav 7. Nicholas P. Chapman and Anna B. Chamberlain ; Titan 
Kimble, J. "P. 

L820, May 31. Joseph Thompson and Margaret Record ; James Whitney, 
J. P. 

1820, May 4. Heman Sherman and Catharine Vaughan ; John Patterson, 
J. P. 

1820, May 18. Seneca Clark and Catharine Sttfll; John Patterson. 

1820, June 1. Abel Sherman and Margaret Brown ; John Patterson. 

1820, February 7. John McClain and Sarah Barrey ; Joseph Dickerson, 
J. P. 

1820, May 25. John Tice and Christiana Peyton ; Joseph Dickerson. 

1S20, June 9. Tillinghast Cook and Betsey Russell ; Sardine Stone, J. P. 

1819, August 3. Cook Devol and Mary Thomas ; William Rand ; J. P. 

1819, November 18. Boylston Shan and Eliza Hamlin ; William Rand. 

1820, February 3. Samuel Gushing and Almira Scott; William Rand. 
1820, February 10. Sylvester Scott and Hannah Johnson ; William Rand* 
1820, May 18. Stephen Allison and Abigail Kinney; Amos Wilson,' J. P. 
1820, June 1. John Dickson and Elizabeth Silva ; Amos Wilson. 

1820, June 1. Weils White and Sally Evans ; Thomas White, J. P. 
1820, July 30. Andrew Cole and Mary Olney ; John Green, J. P. 
1820, June 24. Joshua Bickford, Jr. and Abigail Springer ; Cvrus Ames, 
J. P. 

1819, December 9. John Ingles and Mercy Rathbun ; Cyrus Ames. 

1820, April 22. John Waytes and Eliza Massie ; Moses Williamson, J. P. 
1820, August 1 . John Hupp and Margaret Ogle ; Dudley Davis, J. P. 
1820, July 5. John Grubb and Elizabeth Wilson; John D. Chamberlain, 

J. P. 

1820, August 19. Samuel Pringle and Mary Wolf; Joel Tuttle, Jr., J. P. 

1820, August 10. Marcus D. Briggs and Highly C. Woodword ; Sardine 
Stone, J. P. 

1820, September 10. Washington Bailey and Eliza Buck; James M. 
Booth, J. P. 

1820, July 25. William Cowee and Hannah M. Vanvaley ; John Patter- 
son, J. P. 

1820, September 14. Daniel Hinkley and Lucy Walker; Thomas White, 
J • 1 . 

1820, April 6, Ezra Green and Anna Dodcre; John Green, J. P. 

1820, July 25. Ezekiel Deming and Abigail Stanley ; Dan'l H. Buell, J. P. 

1820, August G. Jeniah Jennings ami Hannah McCabe ; Dan'l II. Buell. 



1902.] Marriage Record, Washington County, Ohio. 45 

1820, August 31. Eben Boalt and Hannah Comstock ; Wm. Rand, J. P. 

1820, November IS. Joseph G. Harris and Irene McAllister; James M. 
Booth. J. P. 

1820, August 10. William McAtee and Nancy Mason ; Amos Wilson. J. P. 

1820, September 7. Faulkner Simons and Sally Chandler; Amos Wilson. 

1820, September 28. David A. Wheeler and Elzada McGonnigal ; Amos 
Wilson. 

1820, September 21. Charles Pain and Jane Gregg; William Woodford, 
J. P. 

1820, October 22. Elisha Davis and Susanna Mason ; John Green, J. P. 

1820, October 26. Jason Humiston and Margaret Shaw ; James Whitney, 
J. P. 

1520, September 21. Jacob Cooper and Lydia Oakley ; John D. Chamber- 
lain, J. P. 

1820, November G. Thomas Broadhurst and Mary Sears ; Stephen Linds- 
ley, V. D. M. 

1820, November 19. Edwin Corner and Rachel Howe ; Stephen Lindsley. 

1820, October 12. Joseph Harris and Nancy Price ; David Davis, J. P. " 

1820, November 2. J olm Bardmass and Margaret Snodgrass ; David Davis. 

1820, December 21. Wm. W. Mcintosh and Hannah Regnier ; Judah M. 
Chamberlain, J. P. 

1820, May 24. Jeremiah Dale and Nancy B. Plummer; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1820, July 13. James Mullen and Sarah Rowland ; Rev. Sam'l P. Bobbins. 

1820, November 2. Michael Story and Hetty Morris; Rev. Sam'l P. Rob- 
bins. 

1820, November 28. Levi L. Waterman and Mary Ann Cutler; Rev. 
Sam'l P. Bobbins. 

1820, December 14. Hugh Cochrun and Almira S. Clark ; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1820, December 24. Oliver R. Loring and Fanny Warren ; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1821, January 1. Otis Wheeler and Dianth a Moss ; Rev. Sam'l P. Robbins. 
1821, Januarv 1. Samuel A. Westcott and Sarah L. Edgerton ; Rev. Sam'l 

P. Robbins. 

1820, October 21. Thomas Whitney and Artimacy Preston ; Wm. Rand, 
J . P. 

1821, January 4. Rufus Lawrence and Rebecca White ; John D. Cham- 
berlain, J. P. '""" 

1821, January 21. Oliver Green and Charlotte Davis ; John Green, J. P. 

1820, December 28. Seldon Chapman and Elizabeth Stanley ; Joel Tuttle, 
Jr., J. P. 

1821, February 7. Rasellus Wood and Keziah Bartlett; John D. Cham- 
berlain, J. P. 

1820, September 23. Charles Bos worth and Betsey Wilson ; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1820, December 21. David Jackson, Jr., and Margaret Bell; Dudley 
Davis, J. P. 

1820, December 31. William Crawford and Saphrona Wills ; Dudley Davis. 

1821, January 7. Nathaniel Mitchell, J. P., and Phebe Jackson ; Dudley 
Davis. 

1521, February 15. Dan Lawrence and Patty Vaughan ; Thomas White, 
J. P. 

1821, Februarv 1. Jeremiah Willson and Mary McKindlev ; Samuel Beach, 
J. P. 

1821, April 5. Nathan Cole and Levina Bryan ; Dan'l II. Buell, J. P. 

1821, March 1. John Whitney and Sarah Chapman ; Sam'l Beach, J. P. 

1S21, March 15. Peter Grubb and Betsey Townsend ; John D. Chamber- 
lain, J. P. 

1S21, Januarv 14. JobnL. Webster and Mary Burris; John Patterson, J, P. 

1321, January 25. William Hardy and Clara Cole ; Philip Cole, J. P. 

1821; February 25. Isaac Guilds and Elizabeth Pope; Rev. Elnathan 
Raymond. 



46 Matriage Record, Washington Cou?ity, Ohio. [April, 

1821, March 10. James McAllister and Susanna Owens ; James M. Booth, 
J. P. 

1821, April 9. George Burley and Sally Mixer; Daniel H. Bnell, J. P. 

1821, February 15. Barney McCurdy and Polly Roach ; Amos Wilson, J. P. 

1821, March 28. Thomas' Hatfield* White and Joanna Wood; William 
Woodford, J. P. 

1821, April 15. Cams M. Wood-and Sophia Hall ; Sardine Stone, J. P. 

1821, April 19. Henrv Wright and Lavina Otis; A. Robinson (Rev.) 

1821, March 11. Benajah Howe .and Sally Hoit; S. N. Cook, J. P. 

1821, March 29. John Gorman and Margaret Alden; Ami Lawrence, J. P. 

1821, February 27. Alexander McCoy and Elizabeth Morey; Ami Law- 
rence. 

1821, April 14. Lyman Lawrence and Anna Olney ; Thomas White, J. P. 

1821, May 19. Henrv Chandler and Sallv Humiston ; John Green, J. P. 

1821, May 21 . Jacob Sillers and Sarah Willis ; Amos Wilson, J. P. 

1821, May 27. Bertrand Meruben and Emily Dunbar ; John Russell, J. P. 

1821, March 27. Giles Edgerton and Dorcas Ross; Mcses Williamson, J. P. 

1821, June 7. John Kyger and Mary Sheets ; David Smither.s, M. M. E. C. 

1821, June 9. Edmond McGuines and Polly Hougland ; Abel Robinson, 
M. M. Ch. 

1821, June 12. Matthias S. Paine and Lucinda Hutchinson ; John Curtis, 
J. P. 

1821, May 8. Sidney Dodge and Mary Hall ; Elnathan Raymond, M.M.E.C. 

1821, Julv 3. Erastus Guthrie and Achsah Palmer; James Whitney, J. P. 

1821, July 8. Henry Thompson and Dolly Cole; Walter Curtis, J. P. 

1821, June 9. Averill Harris and Laura AnnTerrill ; Philip Cole, J. P. 

1821, May 24. William Young and Elizabeth Terrill ; John True, J. P. 

1821, May 81. Simeon P. Nott and Sally Kent; Thomas White, J. P. 

1821, February 15. William 11. Shipman and Marv Ann Edgerton ; Rev. 
Sam'l P. Bobbins. 

1821, February 27. Abijah Brooks and Harriet Brooks; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1821, March 6. Luther D. Barker and Maria Devol ; Rev. Sam'l P. Robbins. 

1821, April 15. Lucius Cross and Thirza Stanley ; Rev. Sam'l P. Robbies. 

1821, June 27. Elijah Wilson and Cynthia Wilson; William Woodford, J. P. 

1821, August 14. Benjamin P. Putnam and Mary Dana; Jacob Lindlev, 
V. P.M. 

1820, December 14. Isaac Ross, Jr., and Phebe Swift ; Thomas White, J. P. 

1821, July 27. Andrew Wilson and Betsey Hagans; Dudley Davis, J. P. 
1821, August 24. Israel Putnam and Elizabeth Wiser; Philander Chase 

(Bishop E. Ch.) 

1821, June 14. Jesse Philips and Sally Devees ; Richard Taylor, J. P. 

1821, September 13. Thomas Hutchinson and Lydia Mash; Bial Sted- 
man, J. P. 

1821, September 13. James Baker and Sarah Alden ; Thomas White, J. P. 

1821, September 2. Jarvis Burroughs and Susan Stone; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1821, September 3. David B. Anderson and Eunice Hall ; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Robbins. 

1821, October 4. William Lucas and Experience Madison; Judah M. 
Chamberlain, J. P. 

1 821 , August 7. William AVinchell and Deborah Coffin an ; Seth Baker, .LP. 

1821, July 10. David Halsey :\n<l Eunice Collins; Ami Lawrence, J. P. 

1821, August 20. Alexander McClure and Fanny Clark; Ami Lawrence. 

1821, October 24. Elijah Davis and Nancy Dutton ; Osgood MeFarland, 
J. P. 

1821, October 28. James II. ITebard and MariaCuell; Rev. James MeAboy. 

1821, October 2. John Perkins and Miriam Fowler; John True, J. P. 

1821, November 17. Jesse Loring and Deborah Gray ; Rev. William Boris. 

1821, October 18. Zachariah Peck and Matilda Gossett; Wm. Woodford, 
J. P. 

1821, . James D. Farnaworth and Eliza Knapp ; James W. Booth, 

J. P. 



1002.] Marriage Record, Washington County, Ohio. 47 

1821, December 12. William Brown and Almedia Wilson ; Joseph Palmer, 
J. P. 

1821, November 25. Ebenezer S. Taylor and Phebe Tuttle ; Joel Tuttle, 
Jr., J. P. 

1821, December 20. Bazel A. Cross and Wealthy Bailey ; Joel Tuttle, Jr. 

1821, October 11. Henry Shepard and Huldah Shepard ; Judah M. Cham- 
berlain, J. P. 

1821, December 27. Alfred Regnier and Mary Ann Rowland; Judah M. 
Chamberlain. 

1821, October 18. Alfred Ellis and Sally Lane ; Rev. Wm. Davis. 

1821, October 18. Samuel Dennis and Mary Ann Russell ; Rev. Win. Davie. 

1821, November 29. Isaac Ellis and Elizabeth Eddleblute; Rev.Wm. Davis. 

1822, January 11. Theophilus Ransom and Sarah Sheppard ; John Rus- 
sell, J. P. 

1821, December 1. Matthew Barnwell and Lois Wait ; Dan'l II. Buell, J. P. 

1821, December 27. William Arlliek and Phebe Mitchell ; Sam'l Dye, J. P. 

1821, December 20. Win. Root and Lucy Place ; Asa Morey, J. P. 

1821, December 25. Jared Gates and Rebecca Ann Lobdille ; Asa Morcy. 

1821, December G. Sylvanus Howe and Abigail Buriie; Rev. Sam'l P. 
Bobbins. 

1821, December 7. John Brackenridge and Agnes Fleming; Rev. Sam'l 
P. Robbins. 

1821, December 27. Daniel Shaw and Mary Harvie; Rev. Sam'l P. Rob- 
bins. 

1822, January 10. Simeon Devol and Ruby Sprague ; John Green, J. P. 

1821, November 15. Thomas Porter and Rho<Ja iSatton ; John True, J. P. 

1822, January 6. John Morfet and Isabelle Bell ; John True. 

1821, November 25. Adam Rice and Eliza B. Jett; Rev. James McAbov 
(Elder.) 

1821, November 7. Wm. Steel and Margaret Lebody; Rev. Cornelius 
Springer. 

1821, November 6. Jesse Lawton and Maria Haskell; Rev. Cornelius 
Springer. 

1822, January 24. Jonas Mason and Beulah Stacy ; John Green, J. P. 
1822, January 31. Wm. Hill, Jr., and Martha Amlin ; Rev. S. P. Robbins. 
1822, February 4. Wm. Pitt Putnam and Rowena Nye; Rev. Sam'l P. 

Robbins. 

1822, February 19. Vincent Smith and Eleanor Hougland; Rev. Cor- 
nelius Springer. 

1822, February 24. Melvin Lowry and Harty Cole ; Philip Cole, J. P. 

1822, Februarv 21. Wm. Harris and Abigail H. Bumham ; Wm. Boris 
(Rev.) 

1822, January 31. Rnfus Carter ami Sally Chidcster ; Samuel Beach, J. P. 

1822, February G. John Chase and Lydia Dennis ; James M. Booth, J. P. 

1822, March b. John Crawford and Martha Babcock; Rev. Cornelius 
Springer. 

1821, December 4. Charles Crawford and Sophia Maxson ; Amos Wilson, 
J. P. 

1822, February 12. George Newcomb and Elizabeth Sifers; Amos Wilson. 
1822, February 21. John Ellis and Patty Myers; Asa Cheadle, J. P. 
1822, January 1. Nehemiah Howe and Sally Hutchinson ; S. N. Cook, J. P. 
1822, March 21. John Brough and BridgetCross; Daniel il. Buell, J. P. 
1822, March 24. Simeon P. Cowan and Mary Ann Worsted ; Dan'l II. 

Buell. 

1821, October G. Oliver Sheets and Rachel Devol ; John MeMahon (Rev.) 

1822, March 18. Sherman Waterman and Nancy "Wilson ; Seth Baker, J . P. 
1822, March 21. John Gilliland and Betsy McAtee; John Russell, J. P. 
1822, February 7. Romes Lawrance and Pamela Gates ; Set h Baker, J . P. 
1822, April 4. Andrew Allison and Nancy Sinclair; John Green, J. P. 
1822, April 17. George Adams and Elizabeth Hutchinson ; John Curtiss, 

V . 1 . 

1822, February 8. Pearson Burpee and Cynthia Bartlett ; John D. Cham- 
berlain, J. P. 



48 East Haddam, Connecticut, Burials. [April, 

1822, March 14. David Kinzey and Elizabeth Hase; Moses Williamson, 
J. P. 

1822, March 31. George Hutchinson and Catharine Keirns; Bial Sted- 
man, J. P. 

1822, April 25. Isaac Humphrey and Clarissa Ackley; Jacob Young, 
M. M. E.G. 

1822, April 25. Milton Smith and Suson O. Brien ; Jacob Young. 

1822, February 17. Lemuel Cooper and Lucy Ueruse; Rev. James McAboy. 



BURIALS IN COVE CEMETERY, EAST HADDAM, 
CONNECTICUT. 

Communicated by Edmund Janes Cleveland, Harlford, Conn.* 

Ackley — Chloe, dau. of Benjamin and Hannah, d. Dec. 10, 3 7(54, aged ly.lOm. 
Elizabeth Comedy, wife of James, d. May 19, 1855, aged 06. 
Ichabod, son of Benjamin and Hannah, d. Aug. 25, 1764, aged 3 y. 

11 mo. 
Mrs. Thomas, d. Sept. 19, 1746, aged 68. 
Adams — Sarah, wife of Thomas, d. Sept. 30, 3751, a^ed 39. 

Thomas, Esq., d. , 1759, aged 38. lie was good to the poor. 

Arnold — Lydia, wife of Josiah, d. May 31, 1747, aged 30. 
Baker — Constantine, son of Samuel and Mary, d. April 20, 1753, aged 3. 
Bates — James, d. March 13, 1732, aged 70. 

Bogert — Dorothy, dau. of Joshua and Luaiha(?), d. April 11, 1758, aged 5. 
Brainard — Captain Bezaleel, d. Oct. 9, 1849, aged 48; Captain Joshua (no date.) 
Bezaleel, d. June 25, 1827, aged OS. 
Daniel, d. Feb. 28, 1743, aged 76. 

Elizabeth Warner, wife of Bezaleel, d. Oct. 5, 1746, aged 49. 
Esther, wife of David, d. May 11, 1769, aged 41. 
Everett, d. Sept. 27, 1776, aged 27 ; Hannah, d. Oct, 12, 3776, aged 
11 ; Lucy, d. Oct. 5, 1776, aged 7 ; Uh (?), d. Oct. 2, 1776, aged 
5 (not improbably an epidemic in this family). 
Hannah, wife of Deacon Brainard, d. Jan. 4, 1744. aged 38. 
Mrs. Hannah, dau. of Daniel, d. May 5, 1746, aged 22. 
Captain Joshua, d. May 1, 1755, aged 82. 
Lydia, widow of Bezaleel, d. April 25, 1S53, aged 95. ' 

Mary, wife of Bezaleel, d. March 1, 1742, aged 38 ; Mary (no date), 

aged 8; Esther (no date), aged 8. 
Mary, dau. of Captain Bezaleel, d. Oct. 26, 1754, aged 15. 
Deacon Noahdiah, d. Sept. 30, 1746, aged 49. 
Susannah, wid. of Daniel, d. Jan. 26, 1754, aged 85. 
Susanna, dau. of David and Esther, d. May 9, 1769 aged 3. 
Timothy, d. July 27, 1759, aged 21. 
Chapman — Aeneas, d. Jan." 24, 1844, acred 24. 

Jonathan, d. Aug. 22, 17427 aged 40. 
Cone— Elisha, d. Nov. 10, 1783, aged 56. 

Elisha, son of Elisha and Abigail, d. Dec. 23, 1761, aged 9. 
Elizabeth, wife of Ebenezer. d. Aug. 29, 1767, aged do. 
Mary, wife of Deacon Daniel, d. Sept. 24, 1763, aged 56. 
Ely— Simon, d. Oct. 1, 1765, aged 43. 
Emmons — Benjamin, d. Feb. — , 1777, aged 31. 

Clarissy, dau. of Joseph and Mary, d. Jan. 24, 1781, aged 16. 

Jonathan, d. Jan. 15, 1777, aged 79. 

llachel, wife of Jonathan, d. June 7, 1767, aged 65. 

*This matter originally appeared in the Genealogical Department of the Hartford (Conn.) 
Times, during last summer, but wo deem it of so much importance to genealogists of this part 
of the country — because there are many representatives of these families now living in the 
Old Northwest— that we feel it a duty to reprint it in The Quarterly.— Ed. 



1902.] East H add am, Connecticut, Burials. 49 

Fuller— Marj^, relict of Timothy, d. Doc. 12, 1778, aged 72. 

Sintha, dau. of Eliphalet and Thankful, d. May 31, 1772, aged 3 mo. 
Mrs. Timothy, d. Nov. 30, 1748, aged 77. 
Gates— Abigail, dau. of Joseph and Abigail, d. Oct. 10, 1758, aged 9. 
Ephraim, eon of Daniel, d. July 22, 1741, aged 16. 
Esther, wid. of Samuel, d. May 5, 1749, aged 61. 
Hannah, wid. of Joseph, d. March 20, 1744, aged 4S. 
Hannah, wid. of Thomas, d. Sept. 7, 1750. 
Jonah, son of Samuel, d. April 6, 1741, aged 16. 
Joseph, son of Daniel, d. Aug. 1, 1741, aged 24. 
Joseph, d. Nov. 1, 1770, aged 72. 
Lydia, wid. of Josh Gates, d. July 26, 1763, aged 50. 
Mary, dau. of Samuel, d. March — , 1741, aged 21. 
Samuel, d. July 31, 1737. 

Thomas, Justice of Peace, d. April 20, 1734, aged 70. 
Hall — Ebenezcr, son of Thomas and Margaret, d. March 27, 1741, aged 2. 
Harvey — Sarah, wife of John, d. Jan. 25, 1762, aged 29. 
Hosmer — Dorothv, d. Sept. 28,- 1759, aged 36. 
Robert,* d. Nov. 7, 1749, aged 30. 
Rev. Stephen, first pastor of First Church in East Haddam, d. 

June 16, 1749, aged 69. 
Mrs. Stephen, wife of Rev. Stephen, d. Sept. 30, 1749, aged 66. 
Steven, son of Rev. Stephen, d. Dec 20, 1751, aged 40. 
Miss Susana, only dau. of Stephen jun., by first wife, d. Aug. 16, 

1748, aged 10. - 

Zachariah, second son of Rev. Stephen, d. Feb. 13, 1837 or 1838, 
aged 23. 
Hurlburt — Ebenezer, d. Dec. 15, 1766, aged 87. 
Marshall— Lydia, wife of William, d. Oct. 18, 1766, aged 23. 
Olmstead — Abigail, dau. of Samuel, d. April 5, 1723, aged 6. 

Jonathan, son of Captain Samuel, d. Sept. 20, 1745, aged 18, after 

he had served his freshmanship at Yale Colledge. 
Mary, wife of Samuel, first of the name who deceased, d. Sept. 

14, 1736, aged 87. 
Here lies ye body of Mr. Sam'l Olmstead, son of Captain Nich- 
olas Olmstead in Hartford, being y« first of that name that 
came to that place, who deceased January ye 13 1726 in y c 73 
year of his age. 
Samuel, d. July 27, 1747, aged 71. 

Sarah, dau. of 'Samuel, d. March 10, 1724 (?) aged 15 (?) 
Sears — Elizabeth, dau. of Mayhew and Martha, d. March 9, 1776, aged 7. 
Smith — Asa, son of Matthew and Sarah, d. Aug. — , 1767, aged 20. 
Hannah, wife of Thomas, sr., d. Jan. 16, 1754, aged 39. 
Captain Matthew, d. Dec. 6, 1751, aged 60. 
Sarah, widow of Captain Matthew, d. June 18, 1755, aged 71. 
Sarah, d. Aug. — , 1767, aged 20. 
Tinker — Reuben, son of Sylvanus and Abigail, drowned Aug. 11, 1770, aged 4. 

Sylvester, son of same, drowned Jan. 13, 1768. 
Warner— Daniel, d. Jan. 1, 1770, aged 79. 

Henry, son of Elizabeth and Zurah. d. April 28, 1763, aged 10 mos. 
Meairy, dau. of Daniel and Elizabeth, d. Aug. 8. 1746, aged 10. 
White — Abigail, dau. of Elijah and Abigail, d. Oct. 10, 1758, aged 6. 
Daniel, son of same, d. March 6, 1751, aged 11 months. 
Daniel [again], eon of same, d. Sept. 27, 1756, aged 2. 
Williams— Mehitabel, wife of Uriahs, d. Dec. 10, 1757, aged 42. 



BURIALS IN THE WESTERN METHODIST GRAVE- 
YARD, CH1LLICOTHE, OHIO. 

Contributed by William B. Mills, Chillicothe, Ohio. 

The Methodist graveyard, corner of Chestnut and Cherry 
streets, was leased to the Methodists about 1830 by Gov. 
Thomas Worthington, for 99 years, renewable forever ; being 
a part of a subdivision he had added to Chillicothe. 

The old Methodist meeting house, though altered into a liv- 
ery stable, still stands on the N. E. corner of the alley between 
Paint and Walnut streets. In 1848, the congregation amicably 
divided, one portion building the church on East Main street, 
now known as Trinity M. E. Church, the other portion of the 
congregation remaining in the old church until 1852, when they 
built the Walnut Street M. E. Church, selling the old meeting 
house to the congregation of St. Mary's Catholic Church. 

Both congregations continued to use this burial ground until 
about 1890, when its neglected appearance led the citizens in the 
vicinity to have the city council declare the place a nuisance, 
and order it abandoned. Some of the graves in the burial 
ground were unmarked. 

Note. — For convenience of reference, and for economizing space, these 
inscriptions have been shorn of all useless verbiage and arranged alphabet- 
ically ; which we trust our readers who are searching for facts, rather than 
rhetorical curiosities, will appreciate. — Ep. 

Abernathy— William C, d. Aug. 2, 1847, aged 8 mo. & 13 dys. 
Albrecht— Anna, dau. of Philip & G., b. May 12, 1S61 ; d. Sept. 19, 1863. 

Christina E., wife of Joseph, b. Julv 30, 1798; d. April 25, 18G7. 
John U., d. Feb. 1G, 1866, aged 42 years. 
Joseph, b. 11 March, 1793; d. 19 Dec. I860. 
Magrretha, dau. of U. & M., d. Feb. 9, 1850, aged 20 days. 
Machdalena, wife of Ulrich, d. April 0, 1854, aged 35 yrs. 10 mo. 
21 dys. 
Altenburg — Henry, d. Jan. 10, 1849, aged 21 years. 

Amberg— Elizabeth, wife of llezekiah, d. Oct. 25, 1836, aged 33 y. 1 mo. 7 d. 
Harriet, dau. of llezekiah & Elizabeth, b. May S, 1827 ; d. Jan. 19, 

1834. 
Tsaah New, son of same, b. Nov. 16, 1832; d. Jan. 11, 1835. 
Audrick — Jacob Collins, son of Christopher <fe Marv, d.Mar. 3, 1831, a*. 12 y. 

Mary,b. Jan. 4, 1800; d. Aug. 24, 1833. 
Armour— Mathew, b. in Neilston, Renfrewshire, Scotland ; d. Feb. 10, 18i>;>, 

aged 61 yrs. 4 mo. and 11 dys. 
Aston — Ann Maria, wife of Wm., b. in the citv of New York, Jan. 1, 1799; 

d. in Chillicothe, O., Aug. 24, 1834'. 
Armstrong— Elbridge N., son of A. G. & M. J., d. July 12, 1854, aged 1 yr. 

10 mo. c*c 4 dys. 
Augsberger— George, son of J. Sc M., b. May 21, 1860; d. Mar. 14, 1861. 

Jacob W., son of J. & R. C, d. June 17, 1845, aged 1 mo. 15 dys. 
John, d. Aug. 27, 1874, aged 75 y. 4 mo. & 12 dys. 
Bader— Ferdinand, d. June 23, 1857, aged 41 yr. 7 mo. & 9 dys. 
Johann, d. July 27, 1858, aged 33 yrs. 1 mo. 

50 



1902.] Chillicothe, Ohio, Burials. 51 

Bader— Ursula (b. Faller), Oct. 18, 1790, Loeffingen, Schwarzwald; d. Oct. 

28, 1855. 
Bains — Anna E., dau. of Wm.&M., d. May 6, 1862, aged 17 yr.5mo. & 14dys. 

Margaret, dau. of same, d. May 9, 1854, aged 2 yrs. 8 mo. & 24 dys. 
Baker— Elizabeth, dau. of Philip & Elizabeth, d. Mar. 13, 1868, aged 19 yrs. 
Francis, son of same, d. Oct. 5, 1855, aged 3 yr. 6 mo. & 17 days. 
John, d. Sept. 6, 1848, 51st yr. of his age. 
John, Co. I, 81st Ohio Inf. 
Philip, d. June 20, 186S aged 54 yrs. 
Samuel, d. Jan. 27, 1834, aged 27 yrs. 
Baldwin — Francis, d. May 10, 1854. in 86th yr. Margaret, his wife, d. Sept. 
8, 1862, in 76th yr. (One stone.) 
Jonathan, son of M. & S., d. Sept. 11, 1846, aged 11 mos. & 17 dys. 
Joseph S., son of same, d. July 23, 1 839, aged 2 yrs. 2 mos. & 23 dys. 
Josephine, dau. of same, d. Nov. 27, 1847, aged 5 y. 11 m. & 11 dys. 
Kate, dau. of G. S. & S. E., d. Nov. 16, 1859, aged 3 yrs. & 18 dys. 
Mary, wife of David, d. Jan. 12, 1S55, aged 27 y. 6 mo. 
Balling—Barbara, wife of M., d. Sept 20, 1847, aged 18 y. 8 m. & 26 dys. 
Bantz— Daniel, b. 7 Dec. 1798 ; d. 19 Aug. 1861. 

Ida, wife of Peter, d. Aug. 21, 1850, aged 23 vrs. 10 mo. 21 dvs. 
Barleon— Mary, dau. of E. & M., d. Sept. 12, 1858, aged 6 y. 10 m. &20 dys. 
Barrenger — Son of Christian & Caroline, d. Mar. 1, 1842. 

(In memory of our Father & Mother.) Name on gate, J. L. 
Baringer. 
Bauman— Augusta, b. 17 May, 1823; d. 5 Nov. 1834. 
Baumgartner — J. Jacob, husband of Ana Maria, b. Oct. 6, 1803; d. Sept. 8, 

1849. 
Bechstade— Carl Frederich, b. 2 Nov. 1827 ; d. 12 July, 1845. 
Best — Willielm, b. in Grosher Zoylhas Hessen Darmstadt July 26, 1783 ; d. 

Oct. 31, 1847. 
Bieber — William, son of William & Catharine, b. Aug. 24, 1846; d. June 20, 

1847. 
Billeisin— Margaret, dau. of Albert & E., d. Jan. 12, 1841, aged 28 days. 
Blackburn— Taylor G., aged 03 years. Martha A., wife of T. G. Blackburn, 

aged 66 years. (One stone.) 
Blain — Caroline, dau. of \Vm. & E., d. Nov. 16, 1854, aged 1 yr. 2 mo. 4 da. 
Blind— Anna Maria, b. Jan. 27, 1844; d. Feb. 24, 1844. 

George F., b. Mar. 5, 1843; d. Feb. 26, 1844. 
Bogenschitz— Magdalena, b. 3 May; d. 18 Sept. 1838. 

Bowdish — James C, son of J. H. & IL, d. Aug. 13, 1850, aired 9 mos. & 11 dvs. 
Bower— Fidale, d. April 23, 1852, aged 23 vrs. 7 mos. <k 14 dys. Kobert, b. 

July 17, 1794 ; d. Jan. 23, 1804". (One stone.) 
Braden — Infant dau. of William & Jane. 

Bragg— Francis M., son of Willis & Jane, d. July 26, 1850, aged 4 y. & 15 d. 
Branson— Catharine, b. Aug. 17, 1772; d. Aug. 26, 1833. 
Brattin— Albert, son of Thomas & Sarah, d. July 25, 1842, aged 1 day. 
Joseph C, son of same, d. Nov. 2, 1835, aged 2 yrs. 4 mos. 
Peter W., son of same, d. July 9, 1838, ased 6 dys. 
Braunstein, A., b. Nov. 13, 1793 ; d. May 21, 1834." 
Brewer— Elizabeth, wife of Isaac, d. July 15, 1853, aged S2 years. 
Briney— John, d. Scot. ID, 1S55, aged 71 yrs. 2 mo. & 15 dvs. 
Brining— Ann Margaret, b. Apr. 15, 1S19; d. Sept. 9, 1816." 
Brockman— Anne, dau. of Win. D. A: J. E., d. Apr. 25, 1853, aged 20 y. 6 m. 
& 26 dvs. 
Harris J., d. Feb. 11, 1841, aged 31 vrs. 9 mo. & 2 dys. 
Henry, Co. Ci 63d Ohio Inft. 

William D., d. Mar. 25, 1851, aged 38 yrs. 1 mo. & 21 dys. 
Brown — Catharine C, wife of Francis, d. Alar. 2, 1831, aged 21 yr.*6 mo. 
Mary, d. June 15, 1863, ajred 54 years. 

Wilfie 11., son of T. E. k M. A./d. Nov. 3. 1866, aged 3 yrs. 18 dvs. 
Buos— August, b. Oct. 13, 1859 ; d. Aug. 18, i860. Iieinrich, b. Aug. 24, 1862 ; 
d. aged 7 dys. Children of A. & E. 



52 Chillicotlic, Ohio, Burials. [April, 

Byerly— Anna, wife of Michael, b. in York Co., Pa., Oct. G, 1781- d. Sept. 
1, 1833. 
Eliza, dan. of Win. H. & Mary, b, Jan. 22, 1S31 ; d. An?. 1, 1832. 
Marv, wife of Wm.H., b. in Madison Co., 0., Sept. 28, 1813; d. 

Sept. 9, 1833. 
Michael, b. in Lancaster Co., Pa,, Mar. 14, 1774; d. Feb. 15, 1841. 
Byrd — Powel T., d. at residence of Nathaniel Massie, May 1, 1838, aged 37 y. 
Carmean — Jesse, d. Dec. 22, 1859, aged 57 years, G mo. & 12 dys. 

Mary, his wife, d. July 21, 18G3, aged 59 yrs. 
Carrell — Margaret, dan. of Lawson & Juliann, d. June 5, 1851, in 18th yr. 
Chandley — William F., d. Dec. 3, 1831, aged 13 yrs. 8 mo. 17 d. 
Christman — Lavina, wife of Charles EL, d. Aug. 23, lb33, aged 28 yrs. 3 mo. 

& 8 dys. 
Clark — Caroline, wife of James and dau. Thos. & Catharine Scott, d. Mar. 
25, 1835, in her 3Gth yr. Amanda, d. Nov. 1, 1830, aged 2 yr. & 
3 dys. (One stone.) 
Elizabeth S., dau. of Win. & Frances A., d. Jan. 15, 1846, ag<d 19 dys. 
Patience, dau. of James & Sarah, d. Feb. 12, 1836, aged 3 yrs. 1 mo. 
Cochran — Allen, d. June 1, 1SG1, aged 65 yrs. 
Collins — Eliza, wife of David, d. June 28, 1833, aged 37 yrs. 

Nancy W., wife of David, d. Aug. 29. 1847, aged 51 yrs. 
Colman— Martin, late of N. York, Onondaga Co., d. Feb. 16, 1837, in 44th y. 
Connor— Abraham P>., d. Oct. 11, 1859, aged 42 yrs. 6 mo. 9 da. 

Alexander, son of Abraham and Hester Ann, d. Sept. 3, 1841, aged 
2 yrs. 7 mo. 
Copple, Christian, Co. E 37th Ohio Inft. 
Cox — Eleanor, d. Oct. 16, 1834, aged 26 yrs. and 9 mos. 
Crapp— William, son of Reuben and Sarah, b. Apr. 17, 1848; d. Mar. 20, 1S50. 
Cunningham — Sylvester, d. Mar. 21, 1836, aged 22 y. 2 mo. and 20 dys. 
Currier — John, Sen., d. April 27, 1851, in the 57 vear of his age. 

Sandusky W., son of Schuyler M. & L~, d. Apr. 19, 1847, aged 2 y. 
2 mo. & 3 dys. 
Cutler— Lemuel L., d. Dec. 12, 1863, aged 42 years. 
Deschner — Henry, son of H. & M., d. May 4, 1840, aged 1 yr. 
Detrich— Caroline, b. Sept. 8, 1855 ; d. July 17, 1S56. Sophie, b. May 4, 1854 ; 

d. May 23, 1856. (One stone.) 
Deuschle— Barbara, d. Feb. 28, 1862, aged 63 yrs. 3 mo. and 22 dys. 

Catharine Elizabeth, d. Aug. 13, 1856, aged 19 yrs. 9 mo. & 12 dys. 
Charlie J., son of E. & C, d. Aug. 28, 1863, aged 1 y. 8 m. 17 d. 
Eddie, son of Emanuel, d. Mar. 22, 1864, aged 4 yr. 11 mo. 12 dys. 
Doll — Barbryetta, dau. of Abraham & Martha E., d. Mar. 13, 1841, aged 7 
wks. & 3 dys. 
Robert N., son of same, d. July 7, 1843, aged 13 mos. and 26 dys. 
Doty — Edwin, son of John M. & Sarah EL, d. March 30, 1852, in his 5th yr. 
Ellen, dau. of same, d. Oct. 28, 1854, in her 5th yr. 
William, son of same, d. March 8, 1857, in his 3d yr. 
Douglas — Alicia, wife of John and dau. of Mrs. Ann Wad'e, b. Apr. 25, 1806; 
d. March 14, 1833. 

Edward, son of James & Maria L., d. June , aged 20 months. 

James, son of James & Maria, d. Oct. 8, 1838, aged 2 yrs. 
Maria L., wife of James, d. April 30, 1840, aged 28 yrs. 
Dowdle — Joseph, d. Dec. 13, 1852, aged 23 years. 

•Drury — Euphemia, wife of J. P. Drury, d. May 23, 1861, aged 32 yrs. & 5 dys. 
Mary J., dau. of William & Eliza, d. Sept. 6, 1 841 , aged 16 mo. <k 6 dys. 
Duke — John Andrew, son of James & Sarah, d. Aug. 15, 1833, aged 11 mos. 

Mary, d. Sept. 26, 1S35, aged 23 ym. 4 mos-and 23 dys.~ 
Dunlap— Elizabeth A., wife of Austin, d. May 11, 1S46, aged"31y.5 m.&20d. 

Robert, d. Mar. 13, 1834, aged 85 yrs. 8 mo. & 17 dys. 
Dunning— Susan Jane, dau. of C. & M., d. Jan. 20, 1849, aged 8 mos. 14 dyfi- 
•Earl— Elizabeth, wife of John, d. June 19, 1837, in 66th yr. of her ago. 
' Eberle— Louis, d. Sept. 13, 1858, aged 9 y. 7 mo. and 16 dys. 
Emmel— George L., d. May 18, 1861, aged 47 yrs. 7 mo. and 5 dys. 



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Emmel— Henry, son of G. L. & E. A., d. Aug. 22, 1S54, aged 11 mo. & 12 dys. 
Henry, son of same, d. Sept. 22, 1855, aged6 weeks. (One stone.) 
Emmitt— Anne J., wife of George A., d. "Dec. 29, 1859, aged 18 yr. 3 m. & 10 d. 
Emmons — Elizabeth, wife of Elisha, d. Nov. 29, 1847, aged 77 y. 3 m. & 11 d. 
Emrich— Carl August, b. Oct. 18, 1850 ; d. Aug. 28, 1857. 
Fairbank — Alice Maria, dau. of George B. & Julia Ann, d. Feb. 24, 1836, 
aged 3 mos. and 20 dye. 
Emil v Jane, dan of same* d. Aug. 15, 1S41, aged 1 yr. 9 m. & 10 d. 
Ferris— Henry, b. Dec. 7, 1824, in Newark, N. Y. ; d Jan. 26, 1850. 
Fisher, Susan, d. April 18, 1858, aged 85 years. 

Fisk— Jane S., wife of Thomas G., d. Dec. 0, 1841, aged 24 yrs. 5 m. & 29 d. 
Margaret Jane, dau . of Thomas & Jane, b. Mar. 2, 1841 ; d. July 27, 1841 . 
Fitzgerald— Elizabeth, wife of E , d. May 5, 1848, aged 70 yr. 7 mos. & 5 dys. 
Fleiter — Anna Magdalena, d. Nov. 11, 1858, aged 75 y. and 1 mo. 
Frew — George W., son of John & Rebecca, d. Aug. 23, 1848, aged 7 y. 5 m. & 2d. 
Hannah W., dau. of George & Abigail, b. Nov. 13, 1845; d. Jan. 28, 

1850. 
John, d. Oct. 2G. 1843, aged 25 yrs. 7 mo. and 2 dys. 
Frey — Margaret, dau. of Geo. & Margaret, d. Apr. 12, 1842* aged 1 y.6 m. & 2d. 
Gardner — John, Co. D 73 Ohio Inft. 

Parker J., d. July 1, 1851, aged 37 yrs. Elizabeth, his wife, d. 
May 23, 1852, aged 37 years. (One stone.) 
Gartner — Catharina, dau. of A. & C." d. June 20, 1S50, aged 5 dys. 

T Catharina, wife of Adam, b. July 29, 1823 ; d. Oct. 26, 1852. 
Gibbs— James, Co. B 63d Ohio Inf. 

Minerva, d. Apr. 25, 18G5, aged 20 yrs. 4 mo. 
Nancy, wife of James, d. Feb'y 13, 1840, in 23d yr. of her age. 
Goewey — Martha J., dau. of J. & J C, d. July 1(>, 1853, aged 4 yrs. 11 mos. 
Gordon— Clara Lucretia, dau. of II. & E., d Jan. 8, 1849, aged 2 y. 1 m. & 1 d. 
Graham — Harriet N., wife of S. J. and dan. of Hon. Thomas & Catharine 
Scott, b. April 12, 1812; d. July 12, 1850. 
Margaret, d. Dec. 18, 1840, in 22nd yr. of her age. 
Gron— George, b. Dec. 2 1 , 1787 ; d Sept. 9, 1851*. Catharine, his wife, b. May 

5, 1800; d. Oct. 27, 1870. (One stone.) 
Guin— Mary Jane, dau. of J. & M., cl. Oct. 11, 1849, aged 33 yrs. 
Guinther— Barbara, d. Dec. 16, 1854, aged 85 yr. and 8 mos. 
Haase— Anna, dau. of F. & T., d. Aug. 14, 185(3, aged 13 mos. and 4 dys. 

F. C, Rev., d. July 28, 1874, aged 61 years. Theresa, his wife, d. Oct. 

5, 1879, aged 57 years. (One stone.) 
Frederic YVilhelm, son of same d. Jan. 5, 1852, aged 11 mo. 
Hamer— C. Henrica, d. Nov. 23, 1840, aged 62 yr. 7 mo. and 10 dys. 
Hamilton— James, Co. M 1st Ohio Cav. 
Hammer— George L., son of Louis & Elizabeth, d. Apr. 17, 1850, aged 17 mos. 

William Christian, son of G. & M., d. Jan. 1, 1844, aged 12 dvs. 
Hankel— Catharina, dau. of P. & II., d. Oct. 25, 1853, aged 11 mo. and 8 dvs. 
Catherine, wife of George, b. Sept. 16, 17S9; d. Mar. 13, 1864. 
Johanna, wife of Peter, b. Dec. 11, 1820; d. Nov. 30, 1863. 
Johaun Georg, b. Oct. 16, 1786; d. Dec. 9, 1S60. 
Hanson — Kate, wife of Amaziah and dau. of William & Keturah Clark, d. 

at Pleasant Hill, Mo., Aug. 26, 1858, aged 35 years. 
Hardy — George W., son of Samuel & Mary, d. June 1, 1838, aged 5 y. & 5 m. 
John Nelson, son of Arnold & Priseilia, d. July 10, 1833, aged 8 mos. 
Samuel, a native of Delaware, d. Jan. 4, 1857, aged 81 years. 
Harlev— John, d. Mav 7, 1843. aged 88 yr. 11 mo. 29 dvs. 

John G., d. July 1, 1850, aged 48 year 6 mo. and 4 dys. 

Michael, son of Michael B. & Elizabeth, d. May 21, 1845, aged 6 y. 

7 mo. <Sc 27 dys. 
Nancy, wife of John, Sen., b. Dec. 22. 1774, in Carlisle Co., Pa.; d. 

June 14, 1848. 
Robert, d. Sept. 1 1, 1851, aged 41 yrs. 11 m. & 3 dys. 
Hedrick— Alice Maria, dan. of Joseph <k Mary, d. Aug. 18," 1841, aged 5 yrs. 
Charles, d. Sept. 30, 1831, in 84th year. 
Charles, son of 11. & G., d. Oct. 4, 1867, aged 1 yr. 4 mo. IS dys. 



54 Chillicothe % Ohio, Burials. [April, 

Hedrick— Henry Marshal], son of Joseph & Mary, d. Aug. 8, 1831, aged 1 
yr. 5 mo. 
Joseph Marshall, son of same, d. Oct. 17, 1834, aged 1 yr. & 8 mo. 
Margaret A., dan. of C. & N., d. Aug. 19, 1857, aged 6 years. 
Rebecca, dau. of J. & L., d. June 30, 1SG4, aged 3 y. 1 mo. 14 d. 
Heinzinger — Johann, from Fraukfurd, b. Apr. 7, 1808; d. Apr. 1, 1864. 

Kathinka, b. Mar. 15, 1817 ; d. Oct. 27, 1S63. 
Heiser — Elizabeth, dau. of Lewis & Jane, aged 2 mos. 

Jane E., wife of Lewis, d. April 24, 1839, aged 36 years. 
Sgt. W. L., Co. B 26 Ohio Inf. 
Henry — Susan Elizabeth, d. Aug. 13, 1839, aged 6 yrs. and 4 mos. 
Henss — Henrick, b. in Kirchheim-on-Teck, Rheinbagerr, Mar. 29, 1S26; d. 

Feb. 3, 1861. 
Henning— Frederick, drowned in Scioto River, July 4, 1851, aged 18 yrs. 2 

mo. & 12 dys. 
Henninger— Carolina, dau. of M. & C, d. May 3, 1849, aged 4 yrs. 
Hester — Henry, d. Aug. 25, 1833, in the 53d year of his age. 

Mary, wife of George, d. Dec. 19, 1846, aged 74 yrs. and 5 mos. 
Hilldrek — James Browning, son of Jacob & Elizabeth, d. Sept. 14, 1842, aged 

1 yr. 9 m. and 14 dys. 
Hillsheimer— Adam, b. Feb. 26, 1822; d. Feb. 28, 1878. 

Christina, his wife, b. Feb. 10, 1824 ; d. Feb. 22, 1864. Also 
two children, C. II. & L. H. 
Hillhouse — Eliza, d. April 23, 1845, aged 5 mo. and 12 days. 

Elizabeth, wife of Hugh, d. Dec. 18, 1834, in 40th year of her age. 
Maria, d. Jan. 12, 1847, aged 11 yrs. and 2 mos. 
Rosantha, d. April 28, 1843, aged 5 mos. and 2 weeks. - 
Samuel, d. May 25, 1845, in the 53d year of his age. 
Hirn — Theresa, wife of John, d. Aug. 1, 1838, aged 24 yr. 10 mo. and 20 dys. 
Holm — Charles L., d. Aug. 27, 1855, aged 60 years. 
Elizabeth, d. Mar. 31, 1872, aged 83 years. 
Horney — Louisa, dau. of L. & E., d. Dec. 28, 1S5S, aged 2 yrs. and 9 mo. 

Willie, son of same, d. Dec. 22, 1858, aged 5 yrs. and 3 mos. 
Hotsinpillir — Ann A. M., dau. of Chas. & Amelia, d. May 20, 1S42, aged 4 
yr. 1 mo. 
Martha J., dau. of same, d. Sept. 18, 1841, aged 14 mo. 
Milton T., son of same, d. Sept. 15, 1845, aged 2 vrs. 6 mos. 
Hoffman— Charles S., son of G. & E., d. April 2, 1849, aged 10 mo. & 13 dys. 
Huffman— George, son of B. J. & V., b. Dec. 1, 1850; d. March IS, 1859. 
Jefferson B., d. Mar. 21, 1869, aged 41 yrs. 8 mo. and 22 dys. 
Hughes — John, of Tyrone, Ireland, d. in Chiliicothe Sept. 5 1853. 
Humphreys — Cornelia, wife of Rev. Frederick, b. in New York Dec. 2, 1817; 

d. June 4, 1841. 
Hunter— John, d. Mar. 27, 1863, aged 92 yrs 1 mo. 13 dye. (Masonic emblem.) 
Ingraham — Abram, Co. B 26th Ohio Inf. 

Ingrain — Theresia, wife of Arthur, d. Feb. 3, 1864, aged 25 years. 
Jackson — Jesse, d. Dec. 27. 1850, aged 13 years. 

Martha, wife of Win., d. Apr. 13, 1855, aged 25 yrs. Also her babe. 
James — David, d. July 5, 1853, aged 52 y. 1 mo. 
Jeffords— Caroline M., d. July 4, 1833, a'ged 15 mos. 

Eliza Ann, wife of John E., d. May 11, 1S33, aged 25 years. 
Sarah Ann, d. Oct. 2, 1832, aged 3 years. 
Jenne— Mary, dau. of Henry & Marv, <1. Nov. 17, 1857, aged 1 yr. 2 mo. 9 d. 
Mary, d. Feb. 20, 1852, aged 40 vrs. and 2 dys. 
William H., d. Aug. 3, 1862, aged 40 yr. 10 mo. and 2 dys. 
Jeny— E., dau. of M. h C, aged 41 dys. 

J. Martin, husband of C. J., b. June 24, 1807; d. Nov. 9, 1856. 
William II., son of M. & C, b. Dec. 9, 1835; d. Nov. 11, 1845. 
Jewell— C. 
Jewett— IT. B. 

Johnson — John, d. May 3, 18-16, aged 56 y. 3 m. (Masonic emblem on stone.) 
Joseph Moore, d. -June 15, 1834, agetl 1 yr. 2 mos. and 15 days. 
Margaret Ann, d. Aug. 29, 1832, aged 1 yr. 7 mo. and 14 d. 



1902.] Chillicothe, Ohio, Burials. 55 

Johnson—William, d. Jan. 3, 1835, aged 51 years. 

Johnston— Sarah C., dan. of H. & N. M., d. Aug. 27, 1851, aged 3 y, 5 m. 21 d. 

Kaye — Sarah Frances, dau. of W. & Mary J., of Louisville, Ky., d. Feb. 17, 

1842, aged 2 years and 7 months. 
Keller — John Miller, son of John & Elizabeth, d. Dec. 4, 1845, aged 2 yrs. 

10 mos. and 20 dys. 
Kennel— Appoline, d. Dec. 10, 1852, aged 63 yrs. 
Kenney— David, son of L. & N., d. Sept. 14, 1851, aged 1 yr. 10 mos. 

Edmond B., son of same, d. Dec. 12, 1853, aged 1 yr. and 5 mos. 
Kent — Matilda, dau. of John & Temperance, d. May 22, 1845, aged 12 days. 
Kerwood — Ann O., wife of Richard, d. Feb. 2, 1857, aged 22 yrs. and 2 mos. 
Kessinger— Rev. Chas. of the Cincinnati Conference, d. Sept. 28, 1800, aged 

30 yrs. 7 mos. and 25 dys. 
Keys— Nancy, wife of Samuel, d. Feb. 2, 1833, aged 23 yr. 2 mo. and 9 dys. 
Kilby — Christopher C, d. March 15, 1837, aged about 33 years. 
Elizabeth, his wife, d. Sept. 1838, aged about 31 years. 
Maria R., d. Sept. 10, 1855, aged 20 yr. m. and 5 d. 
Sarah P., dau. of C. C. & E. J., d. Sept. 14, 1 832, aged 11 mos. & 27 dys. 
William, d. May 20, 1842, aged about 12 yrs. 
Kirkpatrick — James R., son of E. <k R., d. Mar. 13, 1855, aged 17 v. 1 m. 14 d. 

Jane, wife of Joseph, d. July 11, 1837, aged 20 y. m. 16 d. 
Kissinger: — Harriet, dan. of C. & E., d. Mar. 30, 18^,), aged 1 yr. and 4 mos. 
Klaus— Caroline, dau. of Adam, b. Apr. 1^, 1856; d. Oct. 19, 1857. 
Kline— George, eon of Philip & Agnes, d. Sept. 5, 1851, aged 1 yr. and 22 dys. 
Koch— Christoff, d. Jan. 20, 1850, aged 58 y. 1 m. and 11 dys. 

Frederica, wife of George F., d. Mar. 27, 1840, aged 38 yrs. and 2 mos. 
Kopp — Alice, dau. of J. & Laura, d. Jan. 23, 1859, aged 1 yr. 1 mo. <k 17 dys. 
Korn— Frederic, b. in Niederstalen, Wirtenbcrg, May 31," 1806; d. in Chilli- 

cothe, O., July 18, 1851. 
Knoderer — Infant dau. of 31. & M.., d. July 1, 1S54. 

Kramer— Elizabeth, d. , 1847, aged 77" years. 

Infant dau. of John & Catharine, d. Aug. 5, 1847. 
Infant son of J. & C, d. July 4, 1854. 
Jacob, son of II. & F., d. June 3, 1849, aged 9 mos. 
John, son of same, d. Oct. 18, 1844, aged 11 mos. 
John, d. Aug. 10, 1857, aged 42 y. m. and 2 dys. 
Louis, son of John & Catharine, b. Nov. 8, 1856 ; d. Dec. 6, 1859. 
Krick— Martin, b. Sept. 15, 1S42; d. Nov. 15, 1859. 

Kuhn — Elizabeth, wife of Johan, d. Jan. 13, 1850, aged 25 yr. and 3 mo. 
Laird— John, Sen., d. Aug. 20, 1846, aged 62 y. 5 m. and 16*dys. 

Phebe, wife of John, d. Dec. 13, 1851* in her 61st year. 
Lang— Franz Xavi.er, b. May 5, 1833; d. June 21, 1834. 

Franz Navier, b. June 21, 1834; d. Sept. 19, 1836. 
Lebeau— Alvina, b. June 27, 1S5S ; d. Sept. 6, 1S60. 
Lewis— Elizabeth, d. Nov. 16, 1864, aged about 63 years. 

Lucinda, wife of George, d. Feb. 17, 1865, ~ao;ed 27 v. 9 m. and 27 d. 
Limle— Louise R., dau. of J. D. & D., d. March 18, 1849, aged 1 y. 11 m. 29 d. 
Littleton— Thomas, d. Sept. 28, 1853, in 60th year. 
Long— Hampton, d. Mar. 2(5, 1836 ae:ed 28 v. 11 months. 

John W., son of James II. & Elizabeth, d. Dec. 3, 1846, aged 3 m. 3 d. 
Mary E„ dau. of Samuel & Rebecca, d. Sept, 20, 1843, aged 9 m. 8 d. 
Rebecca, wife of Samuel, d. Dec. 23, 1852, aged 32 y. 1 mo. and 19 dys. 
Lowe— Joseph, son of E. S. & E., d. Aug. 24, 1857, aged 1 yr. 5 mo. and 15*d. 
Lowther— T. S., d. Aug. 2-1, 1815, in 36 year of his age. 
Lyons— Josiah, d. Dee. 13, 1831, aged 37 yrs. 11 mo. 3 da. 
McAdow— Elizabeth, dau. of Samuel & Margaret Ann,* d. June 25, 1833, 
aged 1 yr. 7 mo. 23 da. 
Finley, son of .1. & E., d. Jan. 23, 1853, aged 3 yr. and 8 mo. 
Jesse, son of John & Mary, d. Aug. 5, 18-12, aged 2 mo. and 24 da. 
Juliann, dau. of Dr. Samuel & Mary, d. Apr. 4, 1855, in 44th yr. 

i *Margaret Ann McAdow died in Chillicotbp, O., J«n. r>, 1900, at the age of 99 years, being 
me oldest person in Ko.^s county, and the first child born in ChillU-otlu-, whore she always 
reM<JcS.— Columbus Press-Post, Jan. «, 1900. 



56 Chillicothe, Ohio, Burials. [April, 

McAdow — Mary, wife of Samuel, d. May 15, 1857, aged SO yrs. 1 mo. 15 da. 
Matilda, d. Feb. 23, 1857,' aged 53 yrs. 8 mo. and 9 da, 
Samuel, Ilex. Dr., b. Aug. 4, 1S0G; d. March 30, 1881. 
S. Sen., Dr., d. April 5, 1849, in the 80th yr. of his age. 
McClintiek — Elizabeth, wife of James 2d, d. Aug. 15, 18-14, aged 39 years. 
McCormic-k — Charles C, d. April 22, 1854, aged 39 y. 10 mo. and 3 dvs. 
McDougal— Jane E., dau. of R. & M. C, b. Mar. 8, 184G ; d. June 4, 1847. 

Robert, Co. B 63 Ohio Inf. 
McDowell — Kachel, wife of Wm.Sen., d. Aug. 13, 1831, in 60th yr. of her age. 

William, Dr., d. Nov. 11, 1841, in 80th year of his age. 
McGo wine —Eliza Ann, dau. of Jacob & Ann, d. Jan. 24, 1840, aged 1 yr. 5 

mo. and 7 dys. 
McKce— Margaretta, d. Aug. 5, 1837, aged 52 years. 

Maddux — Emmarintinda.wife of J. B., b. April 3, 1S07 ; d. April 25, 1847. 
Mader— Anna, wife of J. F., d. July 16, 1851, aued 36 years. 

Elizabeth, dau. of W. H. & A. M., d. Dec. 27, 1854, a-ed 3 m. 22 d. 
Jacob F., son of C. F. & C, b. July 5, 1843; d. Dec. 21, 1845. 
Louisa M., b. Jan. 21, 1843 ; d. Sept. 27, 1843. 
Mahon— Mary, d. Dec. 18, 1855, aged 56 years. 
Meec — Charles F., son of Frederic & Caroline, d. March 17, 1855, aged 10 

mos. and 11 dys. 
Meeker— Clarissa, dau. of Z. P. & E., d. Feb. 10, 1839, aged 1 y. 6 m. and 17 d. 
Miller— James, Co. M 1st Ohio Cav. 

John B., son of James & Lucinda, d. Sept. 8, 1855, aged 4 y. and 8 d. 
Lucinda, wife of John, d. Oct. 12, 1863, aged 44 yr. 6 mo. and 7 dys. 
William, son of John &. Maria, b. Feb. 14, 1846. 
Millhouse — Mary, d. July 19, 1838, upwards of 70 years of age. 
Morris — Elizabeth, d. March 7, 1847, aged 74 years. 
Morrison — John Henry, son of Thomas E. & Maranda, d. March 20, 1841, 

aged 3 years. 
Morrow — Charles W., d. June 5, 1861, aged 24 years. 

Laura, d. Aug. 20, 1861, ac;ed 49 vears. 
Mugel— Katharina, dau. of J. J. & M., b. Jan. 7, 1863; d. Jan. 19, 1S6S. 

Katharina, d. of same, b. Nov. 20, 1849; d. Feb. 28, 1850. 
Nebergall — Adam, d. April 8, 1833, in 40th year of his age. 
Neil — Ludwig, d. April 14, 1863, aged 65 yrs. 10 mo. and 11 dys. 

Ursulla, wife of Ludwig, d. Oct. 1, 1850, aged 48 years," from Nonnen- 
weir, Grossherz, Baden. 
NeurTer— Friderich, son of C. & M., d. Feb. 9, 1845. aged 6 yrs. 10 mo. 9 dys. 
Nichols— Delia, dau. of N. & M., d. Aug. 1, 1861, aged 6 mo. and 24 dys. 
Null— Irean, dau. of M. E., d. Mar. 1, 1855, aged 2 years. Mackey, son of 

same, d. Dec. 18, 1854, aged 4 years. (One stone.) 
Oden— Ann, infant dau. of Chariest Hannah. 

Hannah, wife of Charles, d. March 26, 1841, aged 40 yr. 3 mo. 23 dys. 
Mary Jane, dau. of Charles & Hannah, d. Jan. 11, 1839, aged 3 yrs. 
1 mo. and 5 dvs. 
Orr— David M., d. May 6," 1837, aged 28 y. 11 mo. and 22 d. 

Edward L., son of David & Margaret, d. Feb. 7, 1834, aged 2 y. 8 mo. 

and 20 dys. 
John W., son of same, d. Jan. 18, 1837, aged 10 mos. and 20 dys. 
Samuel G., son of same, d. Mar. 19, 18:55, aged 3 mos. and 20 dys. 
Ott — Daniel, d. Feb. 25, 1851, aged, 51 years, 4 mos. and 10 dys. 

John, son of Daniel & Rebecca C.", d. Feb. 28, 1837, aged 6 y. 2 m. 5 d. 
Owen — (Little Owen), no more. 
Parker — Jonas S., d. June 15, 1S42, aged 2 years. 

Luke, d. Nov. 16, 1844, in the 55th year of his age. 
Mary, dau. of Charles & Sarah, d. Jan. 3, 1843, aged 3 y. 5 ni. 3 d. 
Mary S., dau. of S. & S. II., d. Jan. 14, 1849, aged 1 yr. and 14 dys. 
Patterson — Anna, Mrs., b. in Deerlield, N. II., June 22, 1783;* d. of cholera, 
July 31, 1833. 
Peter, b. in Londonderry, N. II , Jan. 9, 1778; d. Feb. 20, 1844. 
Paul— Samuel, d. Nov. 1, 184G, aged 18 vis. 10 mo. 15 da. 
Peppers— AVilsou E., son of H. J. & E. 11., d. Aug. 1, I860, aged 7 mo. 6 d. 



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Perkins — Nancy, wife of John, d. Nov. 25, 1844, aged 25 y. 3 m. and 10 dy. 
Pilerderer — John Jacob, from Biknang, Weurtemburg, Germany, in 1818, 

and d. Feb. 9, 1844, in the GSth year of his age." 
Pfleuger — Ann Maria, dan. of Wm. & Elizabeth, b. Dec. 31, 1844; d. Jan. 5, 
1845. 
Catherine dan. of same, b. April 9, 1S4S ; d. June 28, 1848. 
Elizabeth, dau. of same, b. Jan. 5, 1850; d. Aug. 18, 1850. 
Pilman — George A., d. June 1, 1832, aged 5 yrs. 9 mo. and 12 dys. 
Pinto — Charles Henry, son of Jacob A. & Elizabeth, d. Nov. 10, 1S40, aged 
13 months. 
Edward Bennett, son of same, d. Sep. 20, 1842, aged 4 y. 10 m. 10 d. 
Eliza, dau. of II. M. & Eliza, d. Sept. 6, 1852, aged 1 mo. and 4 dys. 
Pool— Rose A. Adelia, wife of Hiram, d. Mar 1, 1850, aged 23 y. 10 m. 12 d. 
Porter— Alfred, son of Resin & Clem, b. .July 31, 1828 ; d. Aug. G, 1830. 
Pullen — Thomas, son of Joseph & Hannah, d. July 21, 1850, aged 11 mos. 
Purdum— Amanda Leiter, dau. of .1. & M., d. Oct. 23, 1S72, aged 33 years. 
Eliza, dau. of same, d. Jan. 24, 1840, aged 15 mos. 
Eliza C, d. Nov. 12, 1873, aged 43 yrs. 7 mo. 15 days. (Inscription 

on stone with John A. Smith's family.) 
Jesse, son of J. & M., d. July 30, 1800, aged 20 vears. 
Mary, dau. of Mordecai <k Mary, d. Feb. 14, 1833, aged 8 mo. 8ds. 
Mordecai, d. Nov. 12, 1847, aged 53 y. mos. and 11 dys. 
Samuel, son of Jesse & Mary, d. Jan. 19, 1848, aged 18 yrs. 4 mos. 
Pees — David T., son of T. & A., d. Julv 20, 1855, aged 8 vrs. 8 mos. 
Reichle— George, son of J. & M., b. Feb. 5, 1803; d. March 7, 1803. 

Jacob, son of same, d. Oct. 19, 1801, aged 5 years and 19 days. 
Eeimensnyder — Catharine, dau. of Rev. George, b. in Augusta Co., Va., 

March 7, 1815 ; d. July 15, 1843. 
Reppel — Anna M., b. in Weingarten, Rhein Kreis, Bavaria, Jan. 23, 1845; 
d. Sept. 20, 1S55. 
Elizabeth, dau. of Franz & El izabeth , b. Dec. 5, 1 850; d . May 22, 1852. 
John, son of F. & Margaretta, b. Aug. 31, 1853; d. Jan. 13, 1857. 
Rezzer — George M., son of J. & S., d. Dec. 5, 1848, aged 2 yr. 10 mo. 3 dys. 
Richards — Samuel, b. in Eastern Penn., 1809; d. Sept. 0, 1854. 
Richardson — Eliza Ives, dau. of J. & M. A., d. Oct. 1 3, 1838, in 7th y. of her age. 
Francis, son of E. & L., d. Jan. 10, 1850, aged 4 yr. 1 mo. 5 d. 
John, d. July 17, 1840. aged 35 yrs. 3 mo. and 4 dys. 
Mary, dau. of E. W. & L. A., d. Sept. 9, 1801 . aged 1 yr. 6 mos. 
Mary Jane, dau. of J. & M. A ., d/july 23, 1S35, aged 1 v. 3 m. 

12 d. 
Susan, dau. of E. W. & L. A., cl. July 7, 1854, aged 4 mos." 
William, son of same, d. April 10, 18G3, aged 7 yrs. 2 mos. 
Robinson— Scott, son of J. W. & M. A., b. Oct. 2, 1848; d. July 11, 1850. 
Thomas J., son of J. J. & C, d. Aug. 0, 1839, aged 16 mos. 
William Edgar, son of J. W. & Marv Ann, b. June 22, 1840; d. 

Sept. 15, 1840. 
W. Franklin, son of same, d. Julv 29, 1859, aged 1 v. 5 mo. 
Roby— Alice Nary, dau. of J. E. & S. J., d. Aug. 9, 1817, aged 2 v. tit. 3 d. 

Lieut. James, Co. B 20th Ohio Inf. 
Rodgers — Alexander, d. Nov. 18, 1801, aged 72 years and 25 days. 
Elizabeth, his wile, d. Jan. 15, 1867, aged about 75 years. 
Hugh, d. Sept. 20, 1850, aged -12 y. mo. and 20 dys. 
John, d. Aug. 10. 1842, in 52d year. 

Matilda, wife of Hugh, d. April 18, 1861, aged about 44 yrs. 
Roeth— Jacob, son of E. & I>., d. April 15, 1858, aged 5 vr. 1 mo. and 10 dys. 
Romingcr-Carl, b. Dec. 31, 1855; d. Julv 27, 1850. 
Carl, b. June 30, 185') ; d. Oct, 19, 1859. 
Roper— Rev. John, b. in Yorkshire, Eng., June 0, 1813 ; d. at Chillicothe, O., 

March 30, 1847. 
Rose—David, Co. A 18th Ohio Inft. 

Sarah A., wife of Aaron, d. Dec. 19, 1802, aped 62 vrs 11 mo. 17 dys. 
Rosenfend— C. A., son of Christian & Carolina, d. Mar. 24, 1810, aged 5 yrs. 
1 mo. 24 dys. 



58 Chillicothe, Ohio, Burials. [April, 

Row — Rosanna Donaldson, dau. of Jno. A. & Mary, d. Aug. 10, 1832, aged 

11 vr. 7 mo. and 7 davs. 
Rowan— Charles E., son of J. M. & T., d. July 6, 1870, age 13 y. 4 m. 19 d. 
Johnny C, son of E. & L. A., d. Feb. 14, 1873, aged i yr. 6 nioa. 
Mary E., dau. of Wm. H. & J. H. R, d. May 21, 1858; aged 2 wks. 3 d. 
Rumpf— Louise, dau. of C. & T., b. Aug. 12, 1859 ; d. July 5, 1861. 
Ruple— E. Magdalena, d. Dec. 7, 1855, in G3d year. 

Irwin, son of T. & E., b. July 9, 1851 ; d. Sept, 7, 1852. 
Joseph Scott, son of Oscar & Magdalen, d. Dec. 3, 1856, aged 1 yr. 
4 m. and 20 dys. 
Russ— Salama, d. Sept. 10, 1850, aged 3 yrs. 6 mo. and 10 dys. 
Sander— Georg Nikolaus, b. Feb. 11, 1796 ; d. Oct. 26, 1851. 
Sands — Mary, wife of Joseph, d. Aug, 1, 1841, in 3Sth year of her age. 
Schaefer — August, son of Augustus & Barbara, d. June 6, 1853, aged 7 mo. 
and 2 dys. 
Barbara, wife of August, b. Nov. 3, 1832; d. Julv 3, 1875. 
Schenholtz— Mary M., dau. of N. & M. M., d. July 26, 1855, aged 22 yrs. 3 

in os. and 22 dys. 
Schmidt — Jacob, son of A. & M., d. Mav 12, 1S56, aged 3 dys. 

Johann, son of John & Eli., b. Dec. 22, 1852; d. April 15, 1856. 
John, son of A, & M., d. Feb. 22, 1S54, aged 4 mos and 3 dys. 
M. E., d. Nov. 6, 1844. 

Maria, d. Feb. 22, 1850, aged 3 yr. 2 mo. and 15 dys. 
Rosina, wife of Wilhelm, b. 20 May, 1790; d. 18 July, 1S66. 
Wilhelm F., d. May 16, 1852, aged 1 yr. 7 m. and 15*d. 
Schnaiter — Catharina, b. Markstahler, Dec. 16, 1S02, wife of Michael ; d. 

Aug. 31, 1857. 
Schreck — Christian, b. Aug. 12, 1810, in Rossteben, Prussia; d. July 7, 1879. 
Schreckengaust — Jacob, Co. G 18th U. S. Inft. 
Schumacher— George F., b. March 31, 1S45 ; d. Jan. 14, 1846. 
Schutz— Anna Barbara, wife of John Philip, b. Jan. 7, 1784 ; d. Feb. 13, 1846. 
Elizabeth, dau. of Martin & Harriet, d. Dec. 25, 1846, aged 3 mos. 
Infant dau. of same, d. Sept, 25, 1848. 
Schwartz — Philip, son of D. & C, d. May 5, 1859, aged 19 vrs. 6 mos. 
Schwartzel— Anna Margareta, b. May 10, 1853; d. Aug. 22*. 1855. 
Schwebel — Catharine, dau. of L. & F., d. March 5, 1847, aged 8 mo. 6 dys. 
Peter, son of same, d. Feb. 25, 1847, aged 4 vrs. 8 mo. and 10 dvs. 
Selby— Thos., Co. A 22 Ohio Inf. 

Shaner — Cynthia, wife of Wm., d. March 17, 1855, aged 19 vr. 2 mo. and 20 dvs. 
Shenholtz— Mary M., dau. of N. & M. M., d. July 26, 1855, aged 22 y. 3 m. 22 d. 
Shepherd — Augasta, dau. of A. & Elizabeth, d. April 26, 1849, aged 2 dys. 
Elizabeth, wife of Augustus, d. Mav 21, 1850, aged 2S years" 
Mary, dau. of A. & Elizabeth, d. Sept. 30, 1816, aged 1 y. 2 m. 2 d. 
"William J., son of same, d. May 18, 1848, aged 4 y. 5 m". and 20 d. 
Shrader — Florence, dau. of J. F. & Sarah, d. Oct. 22, 1856, aged 2 yrs. 10 m. 
and 3 wks. 
J. F., d. Sept, 30, 1851, aged 24 years. 
Simmons— David, son of Bell & Rachael, d. Feb. 2S, 1846, aged 8 y. 8 m. 4 d. 

William, son of same, d. May 22, 1858, aged 27 yrs. 
Simpson — Mary, wife of Andrew, d. May 4, 1835, aged 23 v. 3 m. and 24 d. 
Mary Anderson, dau. of Andrew & Mary, d. Aug. 16, 1835, aged 
3 mo. and 19 dys. 
Smith— Alonso W. f son of Win. II. & Elcy, d. July 10, 1842, aged 1 yr. 6 m. 
Ann, d. Dec. 15, 1817, aged 4 mo. 5 dys. 
Chas. M., d. Aug. 28, 1877, aged 17 y. 4 mo. and 10 d. 
Francis Dory, d. July 10, 1860, aged 2 yr. 2 mos. and 18 d. 
Jesse, d. Feb'v 4, 1862, aged 2 days. 
Mary, d. Sept." 27, 1847, aged 1 mo. and 17 d. All eh. of John A. & 

Lydia 10., 
Ann P., wife of John A., b. March 11, 1819. 
Elcy, wife of Win. II., b. April 13. 1811 ; d. May 9, 1S53. 
Elizabeth, dau. of Lewis & Sarah, d. Oct. 7, 1840, aged 8 mos. 15 dye. 
Frank, d. Dec. 2, 1851, aged 35 years. 



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Smith— John A., d. Sept. 13, 1869, aged 54 yrs. 6 mos. and 8 days. 

Lydia E., wife of John A., d. Feb'y 8, 1862, aped 38 yrs. 11 mo. 4 d. 
Malissa, dan. of W. H. & Elcy, d. Aug. 28, 1851. aged 8 y. 4 m. 16 d. 
Philena, wife of Charles J., d. Oct. 16, 1850, aged 41 y. 6 in. 12 dye. 
Sarah 0., dau. of J. <fe L., d. Feb. 5, 1856, aged 13 yrs. and 28 dys. 
Sneathen — Alice, dau. of S. & E., d. Aug. 18, 1862, aged 7 yrs. and 5 mo. 
Sommer — Laura, dau. of G. & A., d. Aug. 17, 1861 , aged 1 yrs. 21 dy. John, 
son of same, d. Nov. 16, 1861, aged 3 y. 1 m. 20 d. (One stone. ) 
Sosman — Eliza, wife of Hiram d. Sept. 12, 1839, in 35th year of her age. 
Infant son of Hiram & Rachel. 

Maria, dau. of Hiram & Eliza, d. Aug. 19, 1839, aged 9 mos. 
"William George, son of same, d. Dec. 30, 1832, aged 9 mo. 3 dys. 
Spence— Wm. C, d. Oct. 6, 1869, aged 25 years. 
Spencer — Elizabeth, wife of J., dau. of T. & A. Sutherland, d Nov. 30, 1S54. 

Mary E., dau. of Kebecca, d. Sept. 14, 1851, aged 4 yr. 16 dys. 
Sproat — John W., was drowned Aug. 17, 1853, aged 13 yrs. 
Samuel, d. Sept. 26, 1853, aged 17 vears. 

Sarah, dau. of A. D. & E., b. April* 15, 1S38; d. Aug. 26, 1839. 
Staiger — John, d. April 4, 1864 aged 67 yrs. 7 mos. and 13 dys. Emigrated 

toU. S. 1S07. 
Starling— Wm. H., 2 Ohio Vols., d. Oct. 14, 1847, aged 21 yr. 7 mo. and 9 dys. 
Sterr — Caroline, dau. of G. & Caroline, b. Jan. 13, 1843 ; d. Jan. 5, 1846. 
Stevens — Sarah, b. in Boston, Mass. ; d. Dec. 25, 1855, aged 6S years. 
Stewart — Harvey, d. Feb. 3, 1854, aged 25 years. 

James, d. Nov. 2, 1831, in 30th vear of his age. 
Mary L., dau. of H. & M. E., d. Jan. 29, 1852, aged 3 mos. 7 dys. 
Samuel, son of James & Sarah, d. Feb. 10, 1834, aged 2 yrs, 8 mos- 
Straub— Mary, wife of John, b. April 24, 1823; d. Feb. 9, 1875. 
Studer— Alois, b. 19 April, 1835 ; d. 5 Dec. 1860. 

George, b. March 14, 1859; d. July 24, 1859. 
Konrad, b. 4 Dec. 1801 ; d. 22 Aug. 1861. 
Sutherland— George D., d. Feb. 8, 1862, aged 30 y. 7 mo. and 15 dvs. 

Thomas, b. June 15, 1S05; d. ApMl 20, 1846. 
Sutton — Elizabeth, wife of John, d. Aug. 25, 1836, aged 60 years. 
Swearingen — Maria Theodosia, d. Sept. 23, 1831. aged 3 years and 9 mo. 

Samuel, General, d. Dec. 27, 1832, aged 48 years and 8 months. 
Theodosia, wife of T. V., d. April 6; 1832, aged 47 y. 1 m. 13 d. 
Teufel— Catharine Margarethe, b. 20 Jan. 1798 ; d. 15 Aug. 1872. 
Thomas— Infant of J. L. & S. A.- 
Laura J., dau. of J. & M., d. Sept. 12, 1852, aged 10 days. 
S. A., wife of J. L. 
Toops— Lewis Wesley, son of W. II. & S. A., d. Aug. 8, 1S50, aged 1 yr. 3 
mo. and 11 dys. 
Wm. H., d. Aug. 16, 1850, aged 35 yr. 1 mo. 5 dys. 
Uhlenbush — Catharine \V\, wife of F. W., d. Nov. 26, 1856, aged 46 vears. 

F. W., b. April 18, 180S ; d. May 24, 1875. 
IJhrig — Martin, son of M. & K., d. Aug. 2, 1854, aged 3 mos. 
Vance — George Mc, aged 1 vear. Lelia M., aged 3 vears. Children of A. J. 

&M. B. ( One "stone.) 
Vanwormer — Nanna Bell, dau. of M. & N., d. Julv 2, 1S64, aged 6 mo. 4 dys. 
Iva Dell, dau. of M. & A. N., d. Julv 31, 1861, aged 3 m. 5 d. 
Bark F., son of M. & N., d. Oct. 11, 1862, aged 5 v. 5 m. 3 d. 
Vest— Mark Anthony, d. Oct. 4, 1843, aged 22 years. 
Wade — Mrs. Ann, of Wieklow, Ireland, d. June 7, 1841, aged 55. 

James, d. Dec. 8, 183S, aged 19 vears. 
Waddel— Mary, dau. of John &*~Hannah. 
Wagner— Anna, d. Oct. 22, 1837, aged 82 years. 

Walters— Oliver B., son of Adam & Margaret, d. Aug. 1G, 1S40, aged 1 v. 2 m. 
Weakley— Infant dau. of T. & F. A., d. Oct. 21, 1856. 
Webb— E. J., son of C. & A., d. Sept. 29, 1842, aged 19 y. 7 mo. and 1 dy. 
Wegerly — Minnesota 1)., dau. of J. & S. J., d. Aug. 9. 1862, aged 9 mos. 
Seiolo, dau. of same, d. Feb. 10, J 863, aged 2 mos. 
Valentine Allen, son of same, d. July 1, 1861, aged 9 mos. 



60 Chillicothe, Ohio, Burials. [April, 

Werking— George, d. Aug. 2G, 1833, aged 3S y. 7 mo. and 1G d. 
West — Maggie, dau. of J. II. & M. L., d., March 15, 1859, aged 5 weeks. 
"William E., son of same, d. July 11, 1853, aged 7 mos. and 2 dys. 
Weston— William II. W, d. June 20, 1848, aged 17 yr. and 2(3 dys. 
White— John F., son of Joseph C. & Emily C, d. June 28, 1845, aged 10 
mo. and 26 dvs. 
Nancy 0., dau. of' J. & E., d. June 23, 1849, aged 3 yrs. 2 mos. 
Wibley — Alexander, d. Dec. 8, 1847, aged 51 years. Elizabeth, his wife, d. 
July 12, 1881, aged 86 yr. 10 mo. And daus. Mary and Catha- 
rine. (One stone.) 
Mary Ann. d. Oct. 8, 1824, aged 6 vrs. 4 mo. and 10 dys. 
Willis— Mary Margaret, dau. of N. C. & E.*J.. d. May 30, 1854, aged 2 yrs. 

9 m. and 4 dys. 
Wilson — Abigail, wife of John, d. Sept. 2, 1S3G, aged 40 years. 
Wiltshire— Almira, dau. of Win. & M., d. March 19, 1857", aged, 22 yr. 5 mo. 
and 22 da vs. 
Caroline, dau/of Weden & Mary, d. Oct. 1, 1839, aged 14 y. 6 

mo. and 1 day. 
Jacob, son of Win. & Lydia, d. July 31, 1847, aged 1G yrs. 6 mo. 

4 dys. 
James, son of same, d. May 12, 1842, aged G yrs. 2 mo. and 24 dys. 
Mary, d. Feb. 1, 1866, in 35th year of her age. 
Nellie, dau. of B. S. & M. E., d. Dec. 12, 18G3, aged 1 yr. 7 mos. 

18 dys. 

William, d. Sept. 20, 1839, aged 74 years. 
W r ise — Charles, son of Magdalena, d. Aug. 27, 1859, aged 3 mos. 
Wolff— Elizabeth, dau. of J. & F., d. Nov. 20, 1850, aged 2 yrs. 10 mo. 13 dys. 
Friederika, wife of Jacob, d. Dec. 23, 1871, aged 52 yrs. 2 mo. 25 dys. 
Jacob, d. Feb. 16, 1864, aged 69 yr. 7 mo. and 23 dys. 
Liesy, dau. of J. & F., d.^Julv 18, 1859, aged 6 mo. and 20 dys. 
Win. Co. F 87 Ohio Inf. 
Woodside— J. F. 

Wright— Louisa, wife of Stephen L., d. Dec. 18, 1S73, aged 68 y. 9 m. 18 dys. 
William, son of John &, Hannah, d. Jan. 17, 1846, aged 5 mo. 3 dys. 
Ziebold— Maria Katharina, dau. of D. & M. K., b. Nov. 28, 1847 ; d. Nov. 16, 
I860. 
- William, d. Jan. 22, 1833, agod 22 yr. 4 mo. and 10 dys. 
Zimmerman— Charles, son of E. G. & Harriet, d. Feb. 26, 1848, aged 12 dys. 
Eliza Virginia, d. Julv 5, 1847, aged 3 m. Levina Tennessee, d. 
Aug. 1, 1847, ae:ed 3 m. 27 d., daus. of D. & M. (One stone.) 
Margaret, dau. of E. G. & Harriet, d. Mar. 12, 1846, aged 28 dvs. 
Matilda, wife of David, d. Aug. 4, 1847, aged 30 yrs. 27 dys! 
.Zorn— Caroline, dau. of Jacob & Margaret," d. Julv 17, lS33,"aged 7 mos. 

19 dys. 

George Jacob, d. Jan. 11, 1853, aged 44 yrs. 11 mo. and 8 dys. 
Sybillu, dau. of Jacob & Margaret, d. April 13, 1857, aged 7 yrs. 3 mos. 
22 dys. 



NOTES AND QUERIES. 

Notes. 

Bureau of Kingsbury Ancestry. — Mr. Joseph Addison Kingsbury, of 038 
Penn Ave., Pittsburg, Penn., author of "Genealogy by the name of Kings- 
bury," proposes to have " a place whf re Kingsbury items may be sent, where 
they will be preserved, where the information may be available to inquirers 
and issued in supplemental pamphlets." We think it is a very commend- 
able plan, and would be glad to see it generally adopted by those who may 
publish genealogies of families. Of course, the expense should not be allowed 
to fall wholly upon the person who voluntarily takes the burden upon him- 
self, but should be shared by members of the family who enjoy the benefit 
of his work. 



James. — We are pleased to note that Professor Edmund Janes James, late 
of the University of Chicago, has been elected President of 1he North- 
western University at Evanston, 111. President James is a member of this 
Society, and is quite enthusiastic on the subject of genealogy, lie lias col- 
lected a goodly amount of material relating to families in the Old Northwest, 
and we hope to receive from him, in the near future, some interesting con- 
tributions for The Quarterly. 



The Minnesota Historical Society. — The library of this society contains 
of American genealogies 1,321 bound volumes and 647 pamphlets, besides 
many books in this class published by societies, others giving genealogies of 
many families collectively, and the genealogical portion of township histories. 
These collections are free for the use of readers and students, and are much 
consulted by those tracing lines of ancestry. 



Queries. 

The department of Queries is free to members of this Society, only. To all others a 
charge of ten cents per line will be made. 

Persona sending queries to Thk Quarterly should give their names nnd P. O. addresses. 
Replies to queries should, in all eaten, be sent to the Editor, for insertion in Thk Quarterly. 

Loomis — Pierce. — Who were the parents of Eunice Loomis, who married 
Ebenezer Pierce, Oct. 10, 1750 ? She died Feb. 2(3, 1826. mrs. c. e. n. 



Wimgarner — Handley. — Should be glad to receive any information concern- 
ing Henry Winegarner, who emigrated from Germany and lived in Loudoun 
Co., Va. lie married Alice Handley. They had a Bon Herbert, who was 
•born March 14, 1777, and died Jan. 17, 1828. Herbert married Margaret 
Jordon, who was born in Farquhar Co., Va., Feb. 5, 1775, and died Nov. 2, 
1772. Who was Alice Handley? w. a. p. 



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Clements, Diltz, Vecder, etc. — Lewis H. Clement, No. 321 Seventeenth St., 
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of Jan Clement, who emigrated from Holland in 1665 and located on Long 
Island, the descendants later moving to Central New York. Intermarried 
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Cleveland. — Mr. Edmund Janes Cleveland, 191 Sigourney Street, Hartford, 
Conn., is compiling Volume IV. Supplement to Cleveland Genealogy. Sev- 
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next two years. The index of Vol. IV. will comprehend the thousands of 
names scattered throughout the text of Vols. I., II. and III., of persons and 
places. There will be a continued index to ancestors ; also, two new indexes 
respectively of coats of arms and crests throughout, and an index analytical 
of the subject matter in the entire work. Numerous new synonyms of sur- 
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Olmsted.— Mr. Rollin II. Cooke, of Pifctsfield, Mass., hopes to publish his 
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SJ:if. — Mr. R. F. Skiff, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, is collecting material for a 
history of the descendants of James SkifTe, one of the pioneer settlers of 
Sandwich, Mass. 

Walker. — The Genealogical History of Walkers and Allied Families of 
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as soon as possible how many copies are wanted, as only a limited number 
will be printed. The work contains records and biographical sketches of 
prominent members of the following collateral families : Abernathy, Bates, 
Bernard, Bryan, Campbell, Clayton, Coalter, Crawford, Hays, Houston, In- 
rnan, Logan, Moore, Morrison, McPheeters, Patterson, Polk, Smith, Stuart, 
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Kansas City, Mo. 

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exicographer, Noah Webster, was a member. 

II. Local Histories, Records, etc. 

Connecticut Men in the Revolution. — The Connecticut Historical Society has 
sufficient material at hand to make another volume of the same size as the 
one recently published. It consists not of rolls, but of returns forwarded 
from the different towns to the Colony and State authorities, giving the 
names of soldiers serving from each town, and lists of soldiers prepared by 
their commanding officers, giving the. town from which each soldier came. 
The Society hopes to publish this material soon, and would welcome the 
knowledge of other unpublished rolls or lists which might add to the interest 
of the volume. 

The Blood Royal of Britain Being a Complete Table of all the Descendants 
noiv living of Edward IV. and Henry VII. Kingt of England, and James III, 
King of /Scotland and all subsequent Sovereigns of these Realms By the Marquis 
of Ruvigny and Raineval Author of " The Legitimist Kalendar," " Montray 
of Seafield and Iiosedie," etc. — Messrs. T. 0. & E. C. Jack, of Edinburgh, 
Scotland, announce that they have in course of preparation the above very 
important work, which will be published in 1902. It will contain complete 
tables of all the living descendants of Edward IV. and Henry VII. , Kings 
of England, and James III., King of Scotland, and all the subsequent Sover- 
eigns of these Realms, now numbering several thousand. Among the 
descendants of King Henry's eldest daughter, the Queen Consort of Scot- 
land, will be found the names of every crowned head, with the exception of 
the Kings of Norway and Servia, and the Princes of Monaco and Montene- 
gro, and of the members of all the royal and princely houses of Europe, and 
of many of the higher nobility of France, Germany, Italy, Hungary, Poland, 
Bohemia and Portugal. In order to render the work more complete, the 
issue of morganitic marriages have been traced out and included. The de- 
scendants of the younger daughter, Mary, Queen Consort of France, Duchess 
of Suffolk — by far the more numerous — are almost exclusively confined to 
members of the British nobility and their descendants in England, the 
Colonies, and America, and are found in every class and station. The names 
of all those persons entitled to quarter the Royal Arms will be designated 
by a sign. There will be an alphabetical list of names at the end of the 
work. Lnlike other works on Royal Descents, in which only the names of 
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named. In future volumes it is proposed to treat the descendants of King- 
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all having Royal Descents in order that his work may be as complete as 
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62 PaternoBter Row, London, E. C, Eng., has now in press, and will issue 
shortly a work bearing the above title. It will be the second volume of the 
" History of Wexford," (Ireland), compiled from Ancient Records, the State 
Papers, and the Manuscripts of the late Herbert F. Hore, Esq., of Pole-Ilore, 
in that county. In this work, as stated in the prospectus, " an attempt has 
been made, on a hitherto novel method, to present in an amalgamated and, 
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of each book, with the amount to be added for postage, or charges, by mail or express.] 

Governor William Bradford, and his son, Major William Bradford. By James 
Shepard. New Britain, Conn., James Shepard, 1900. 8vo, cloth, pp. 104. 
Price, by mail postpaid, $2.10. 

The book opens with a short sketch giving the origin of the name of 
Bradford, and the ancestry of Governor Bradford is traced to his grand- 
father, William, of Austeriield, Yorkshire, England, who was living there 
in 1575, and his burial is recorded January 10, 1595-6. His eldest son, 
William, whose wife was Alice Hanson, was the father of Governor Bradford, 
and was baptized March 19, 1589. The next 02 pages are devoted to a biog- 
raphy of Governor Bradford, and this is believed to be the only volume 
devoted to his life. His eldest son w r as Major William Bradford, who was 
born June 17, 1624, and died Dec. 12, 1671. A short sketch of his life is 
given, ending with the names of his fifteen children, by three wives, together 
with dates of birth and death and their marriages, which will enable many — 
with the genealogical material now available— to trace their descent from 
Governor Bradford, of Mayflower fame. The author traces his own descent 
through Meletiah Bradford, daughter of Major William, who married \Tolm 
Steele, and brings the line down to his daughter who is nine generations re- 
moved from Governor Bradford. The book is neatly printed, on heavy paper, 
illustrated with half-tone and line engravings which are of historical inter- 
est, and has an index of persons. This is a most valuable book for all who 
are interested in Pilgrim history, and of special interest to all Bradford 
descendants. As the edition is limited, and is being rapidly exhausted, all 
desiring it should send their orders to the author without delay. 

The Dorrance Family in the United States A Partial Record. Published by 
A. A. Dorrance Coldwater, Mich. Press of W. C. Bailey Coldwater 
March A.D. 1901 8vo, paper, pp. 24. 

This small pamphlet claims to be nothing more than a partial record of 
the Dorrance family in America, who were descendants of Rev. Samuel Dor- 
rance, who was born in Scotland, A.D- 1685; received the honors of the 
University of Glasgow in 1709, was licensed to preach in 1711, and emigrated 
to America about 1720, in company with three brothers, and settled in Vol- 
untown (now Sterling), Windham county, Conn. Two sons served in the 
American army in the Revolution, and a grandson served in the War of 1812. 
Besides the descent of the Kev. Samuel Dorrance, that of his brother James 
is given, together with many interesting historical items. At the conclusion 
of his pamphlet, the author says: "Being well advanced in years myself, 
I have thought proper to give my relatives such evidence as I have, without 



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delay, and let others complete the work I have left undone." This is indeed 
a good foundation, and we hope some younger member of the family may 
at some future time rear upon it an equally good superstructure, thus mak- 
ing a complete genealogical history of the Dorrance family. 

The Greene Family in England and America with Pedigrees. [Compiled by 
Gardner Greene of Norwich, Conn., and Frederick Amory of Boston, Mass.] 
Boston Privately Printed 1901 8vo, buckram, pp. 1474-9 pedigrees. 
In this book, the compilers disclaim any attempt to give " a complet9 
genealogy, but rather to enable the members of that branch with which 
they are more immediately connected, to trace their line to the English an- 
cestry and to show the descent from the emigrant directly to Nathaniel 
Greene, who died in Boston in 1714, and more especially to the families of 
his two sons, Benjamin and Gardiner Greene of Boston, with only such 
occasional references to collateral branches as would aid those who may so 
desire, to follow out the lines at their leisure." They intimate that another 
person is now preparing a genealogy of the family, and they have therefore 
omitted much valuable material, which did not seem consistent with their 
plan and which they expect to find incorporated in the latter work. The 
branch of the family represented in this book settled in Rhode Island in 
1635, and have intermarried with other noted families in New England and 
elsewhere, among whom are : Almy, Amory, Chandler, Copley, Ely, Gardi- 
ner, Gorton, Gould, Hubbard, Perkins, Potter, Sayles and Timmins, all of 
whom are clearly shown in the Pedigree Charts at the end of the book. The 
book is beautifully illustrated with half-tone cuts of English and American 
views, a coat-of-arms in colors, and family portraits, and has a full index of 
names. The printing and binding are both elegant and substantial and the 
volume reflects much credit upon the printers as well as the compilers. 

The Washington County Branch of the Heath Family — Genealogical Record. By 
Stuart C. Wade. (From the Greenwich [N. Y.] Journal, Sept. 4, 1901, 
pp. 5.) 

The history of these adventurous pioneers who settled in Greenwich and 
its vicinity was published in the local newspaper with the object of evoking 
responses and information from other, and scattered, members of the family, 
the author having undertaken the preparation of a genealogy of the Heath 
family. These notes contain matter of considerable interest, and we hope, 
sometime in the future, to see them expanded into a good sized genealogy 
of the Heath family. 

The Phelps Family in America, and (heir English Ancestors, with copies of Wills, 
Deeds, Letters, and other Interesting Papers, Coats of Arms and Valuable Records. 
Compiled by Judge Oliver Seymour Phelps, of Portland, Oregon, and 
Andrew T. Servin, of Lenox, Mass. In Two Volumes. Published by 
Eagle Publishing Company, of Pittsfield, Mass. 1S99. 111., Svo, cloth, 
pp. 832, 833-1 8(35. Price, $15.00. 

This work opens with an account of the Phelps family in Europe, which 
extends to page 07, and contains much valuable and interesting information 
regarding the early history of this important family. The orthography of 
the name, Coats of Arms granted to various members of the family, and 
many interesting extracts from records are given. John Phelps was private 
secretary to Oliver Cromwell, and served as clerk of the court which tried 
Charles I. His position in the court is shown in a reproduction of an old 
engraving from Nelson's " Record of the Trial of Charles I." William Phelps, 
with his wife and six children, and his brother George, then unmarried, sons 
of James Phelps of Tewksbury, Gloucestershire, England, came to New 
England in the ship Mary and John, sailing from Plymouth, Eng., March 20, 
1030, and arriving at Nantaskot, now 1 lull, Mass.. May 30, 1030. They settled 
in Dorchester, Mass., when 1 William appears, by the records, to have taken 
an active part, in the affairs of the town until iri the autumn of 1635, when, 
with a party of sixty, all members of Rev. Mr. Warham's church, they re- 
moved with their pastor to "Windsor, Connecticut. 1 fere the Phelps family 
was also conspicuous in the founding and development of this new town, 



66 Book Notices. [April, 

and increased and multiplied its numbers, and from tbonce dispersed over 
the New England states and onward through the Middle states, and soon 
after the tide of emigration turned to the Northwest Territory a colony of 
the Phelps family left the old hive at Windsor, Conn., and settled in Blendon 
township, Franklin county, Ohio. Many of the name, and collateral kins- 
men bearing the names of Allen, Goodale, Kilbourne, Moore, etc., have been 
prominently identified with the history of Franklin county and vicinitv. 
The descent of William is traced to include the eleventh generation, after 
which that of his brother George is taken up; the former ending on pa^p 
1257 and the latter on page 1557. James Phelps, who was born near Tewks- 
bury, Eng., in 1740, emigrated to Georgia circa 1765-8, was of the same 
ancestry as William and George. JLe married in that state and had three 
sons, but his descent seems destined to become extinct in the male line. A 
fourth family is that of James Phelps, who was born in England in 1820, 
where he married Helen Westcott about 1852, came to Canada with his wife 
and infant child in 1854, and soon after removed to Buffalo; N. Y., where lie 
died, his widow still living there with two sons and one daughter. The fifth 
family is composed of the descendants of Henry Phelps, of Salem, who came 
from London in the ship Hercules in 1034, and his two brothers Nicholas and 
Edward probably came with him. This family is quite numerous in Amer- 
ica, occupying 124 pages of the book. Additional families, consisting mostly 
of scattering emigrants from England and Wales, and others that cannot at 
present be identified with any of the original families in this country, fill the 
next 35 pages, and 33 pages are devoted to Additions and Corrections, being 
mostly matter which was received while the book was passing through the 
press. Thus it can be seen that this work probably contains more or less 
information concerning every branch of the Phelps family now to be found 
in America, and any one of the name, whether it be in the book or not, 
would probably be able to find the particular line to which he belongs. The 
work is arranged upon the Register plan, and is thoroughly indexed. The 
printing, paper and binding are all of high grade, and the illustrations are 
good and plentiful. This is a very valuable work for all belonging to Phelps 
or collateral families, and it is also a most useful book for all public libraries 
having a genealogical section. The edition is limited, and the price is sure 
to advance as the surplus copies become reduced in numbers. 

Fifty Puritan Ancestors 162S-1660 Genealogical Notes 15G0-1900 By their 
Lineal Descendant Elizabeth Todd Nash New Haven : The Tattle, More- 
house & Taylor Company 1902 Sq. 8vo, cloth, pp. xii-f-171-f . Illustra- 
tions and Charts. 

This book gives information concerning some fifty-eight early Puritan 
settlers in America, and traces their descent (in the compiler's line) from 
three to eight generations, and shows a great amount of research — more than 
ahundred books having been consulted — and great pains has been taken to 
render every statement accurate. The book is quite profusely illustrated 
with facsimiles of signatures and old documents, tombstones,' cemeteries, 
residences, portraits, etc., and it has four chart pedigrees of families repre- 
sented in the book. There is a good table of contents, which adequately 
fills the place of an index in such a book. The mechanical part is all that 
could be desired, and we congratulate the compiler on having produced so 
good a book. It should find a place in all important genealogical collections 
in this country. 

W. R. Y. A Book of Remembrance By Julia C. R. Dorr. (For Private cir- 
culation only.) [The Tuttle Co. Printers and Publishers, Rutland, Yt.] 
Sq. 8vo, paper, pp. 36. 

We have been favored by the publishers with a copy of this beautiful 
brochure, which is dedicated "To the grandchildren and great-grandchildren 
of William Young Ripley'' (who was the father of the gifted author), and 
was written for the purpose of preserving for her grandchildren a knowledge 
of their most worthy great-grandfather, and of their ancestry back to the 
immigrant ancestor William lieplye of Hingham, Mass. Some information 
concerning the family in England is also given. The book contains the 



1902.] Book Notices. 67 

names of all the descendants of William Young Ripley, and is a most admi- 
rable work for the purpose intended. The mechanical execution is simply 
elegant. 

History of the Town of Goshen, Connecticut with Genealogies and Biographies 
Based upon the Records of Deacon Lewis Mills Norton By Rev. A. G. Ilib- 
bard, A.M. Goshen 1897 Hartford, Conn. Press of The Case, Lockwood 
& Brainard Company 1897 8vo, cloth, pp. 602. Price, $5.00. 
The book very appropriately opens with a biographical sketch of Deacon 
Lewis Mills Norton, who was born in Goshen in 1783 and died in 1800, and 
who during the latter part of his life improved every opportunity to inter- 
view the children of the first settlers who were then living and obtain from 
them all available facts concerning the first settlement of the town, and thus 
rescued from oblivion much which would have been totally lost in another 
deckade. Full accounts are given of all who served in the Colonial and 
Revolutionary wars, as well as the war of the Rebellion. Full histories of 
the various churches are given (except the Catholic, of which no records 
could be obtained), from their beginning down to the present time, and the 
Goshen Academy, the only secondary educational institution of the town — 
except a young ladies' seminary or boarding school whose term of life was 
from 1819 to 1831 — are well portrayed. The various industries are fully 
described. The most important pari of the book, to the genealogist, is con- 
tained in pages 407 to 572 and consists of genealogies of early Goshen fam- 
ilies. Prominent among these we find the names, Baldwin, Bartholomew, 
Beach, Brooks, Buell. Collins, Cook, Gaylord, Griswold, Hall, Humphrey, 
Ives, Lewis. Lucas, Lyman, Miles, North, Norton, Richards, Thompson, 
Tower, Wad hams and Wright. The next 50 pages contain a complete list of 
marriages (except those from 1786 to 1820, which, unfortunately, were lost), 
from the first settlement of the town down to 1896. The book has a good 
index. This is a good type of the New England town history as it is usually 
constructed. It was made for the purpose of preserving the most important 
historical records of the town, and we have no reason to believe that any 
essential facts have been omitted. As many representatives of the families 
represented in this book are now located in many places throughout the 
West, its great utility in libraries therein is apparent. Mr. Hibbard has 
done his work well and deserves great credit, and the publishers have main- 
tained their standard of excellence in the mechanical execution of the book. 

Rolls and lAsts of Connecting Men in the Revolution. 1775-17S3. Hartford: 
Connecticut Historical Society. 1901. Svo, cloth, pp. xiii-f-375. 
This book is supplemental to the volume issued by the State of Connect- 
icut in 1889, entitled "Record of Service of Connecticut Men in the War of 
the Revolution," and is published as Volume VIII of the Collections of the 
Connecticut Historical Society. More recent investigations have brought 
to light more rolls and additional information not contained in that volume. 
As this was designed to be supplemental to the former volume, it has required 
much patient and painstaking work on the part of the editor to avoid dupli- 
cating matter which appeared in it. As the name of a town from which a 
man came is an important means of identification, special attention has been 
paid to giving the towns wherever they appear on the rolls. Matter relating 
to pay, arms, clothing, etc.. is mostly omitted in the book, as it is not essen- 
tial for establishing proof of service. We have repeatedly referred to the 
value of works of this kind, ami gladly welcome this important addition to 
the list. We are also glad to note the statement of the editor, Mr. Albert C. 
Bates, that the Society has sufficient material at hand to form another vol- 
ume of the size of the present one. The work of the editor has been most 
admirably done throughout the book, and the index is complete, comprising 
90 double column pages of names. The printing ami binding of the book 
are first class, and the only thing to be feared is that the edition will prove 
insufficient to supply the legitimate demand. 

Lineage Bool- National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 
[Seal.] Volume XIII. I-001-loOOO. ISM Volume XIV. 13001-14000. 



68 Accessions to the Society's Library. [April. 

1896. Susan Riviere Hetzel, Historian General. Washington, D. C. 1901. 

8vo, paper, pp. xvi-f-436; xvi+428. 

These volumes increase in interest and value in direct ratio with the in- 
crease of membership of the Order, and the data of Revolutionary service 
of ancestors. Vol. XIV brings the number of records up to 14000, but still 
contains none who were admitted later than 189G; which shows that there 
still must be a large accumulation of records in the archives of the society 
remaining unprinted. We have before referred to the genealogical value of 
these records in notices of the previous volumes, and are happy to say that 
we think the high standard of work appearing in the former volumes has 
been fully maintained in these. 

The State Historical Society of Wisconsin Exercises at the Dedication of its New 
Building, October 19, 1900 ; together with a Description of the Building, Accounts 
of the Several Libraries contained therein, and a Brief History of the Society. 
Edited by Reuben Gold Thwaites Secretary and Superintendent of the 
Society Memorial Volume Madison Democrat Printing Company, State 
Printer 1901 4to, hloth, ill., pp. xii-f 139. 

This handsome volume opens with the exercises attending the dedication 
of the new home of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, consisting of 
speeches by officers of the Society, greetings from sister societies, and the 
dedication address by Charles Francis Adams, LL.D., President of the Massa- 
chusetts Historical Societd, which is a very scholarly production and emi- 
nently appropriate for the occasion. The Secretary of the Society, Mr. 
Thwaites, gives a comprehensive description of the building, which is illus- 
trated with numerous views, both of the exterior and interior, and giving 
numerous details of architecture. It is a most sumptuous book and reflects 
great credit upon the Society which issued it as well as upon the man who 
edited it. 

F« 1908 Aegis Published by the Junior Class of Dartmouth College Ob. 4to, 
cloth, pp. 232-f-xl. The Tuttle Co. Printers Rutland, Vt. 
We are indebted to the printers for a copy of this annual of one of the 
oldest and best known colleges of New England. It gives a more extensive 
expositition of the faculty and the various student organizations than most 
books of its class, and conveys a much more lucid idea of the personnel of 
the institution than can be gained from the annual catalogue. The book is 
certainly a credit to Dartmouth, being one of the largest and most elegant 
ones of its kind we have ever seen, and the printers have done their part in 
a most elegant and substantial manner, the illustrations, printing, paper and 
binding all being of the very best of their respective kinds. 



ACCESSIONS TO THE SOCIETY'S LIBRARY, 

From October 1 to December 31, 1901. 

(These are exclusive of those in Book Notices.) 

I. Books. 

From Hon. Andrew N. Adams, Fair Haven, T7. — A History of Fair Haven, 
Vermont. In Three Parts. By Andrew N. Adams. Fair Haven: Leonard 
& Phelps, Printers. 1870. Svo, cloth, maps, pp. vi, 516. 

From Hon. James H. Anderson, Columbus, O. — Columbus Trades and Labor 
Assembly Illustrated History. Published by the Columbus Trades and 
Labor Assembly of Columbus, Ohio 1901 Svo, cloth, pp. 471. 

From the Commissioner of Education, Wasiiington, D. C.— Report of the Com- 
missioner of Education for the year 1890-1900. Volume 2. Washington: 
Government Printing Office. 1901. 8vo, cloth, pp. vii-f-12Sl-2C4S. 



1902. J Accessions to, the Society's Library. 69 

From Dr. L. C. Herrick, Columbus, 0. — Long Island Genealogies. Compiled 
by Mary Powell Bunker. Albany, N. Y. Joel Munsell's Sons, Publishers. 
1895. Sq.Svo, pp. 350. 

History of Little Nine Partners of North East Precinct, and Pine Plains, 
New York, Duchess County. By Isaac Huntting, Pine Plains, N. Y. Vol. 
I, Amenia, New York: Chas. "Walsh <fc Co., Printers. 1897. 8vo, cloth, 
pp. iv-Mll. 

A Hand-Book of Practical Suggestions for the Use of Students in Gene- 
alogy. By Henry R. Stiles, A.M., M.D. Albany, N. Y. : Joel Munsell's 
Sons, Publishers. 1899. L.8vo, cloth, pp. 55. 

From Charles F. La Serre, Coshocton, 0. — Who's Who in America A Bio- 
graphical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women of the "United 
States 1901-1902 Edited by John W.Leonard Chicago A. N. Marquis 
&Co. J2mo, cloth, pp. xvi-f 1352. 

The Suffolk Bart-holomeans : A Memoir of the Ministerial and Domestic 
History of John Meadows, Clk., A.M., Formerly Fellow of Christ's College, 
Cambridge. Ejected under the Act of Uniformity from Rectory of Ousden 
in Suffolk. By the late Edgar Taylor, F.S. A., one of his descendants. With 
a Prefaratory Notice by his Sister. Printed by Arthur Taylor. London: 
William Pickering. 1840. 8vo, bds. pp. viii-f 165+ 2. 

From Mrs. Sophia S. Martin, Hartford, Conn. — A Complete Genealogy of the 
Descendants of Matthew Smith of East Haddam, Conn., with Mention of 
his Ancestors. 1637-1890. By Mrs. Sophia (Smith) Martin, Hartford, Conn. 
Rutland: The Tuttle Company, Printers. 1890. 8vo, cloth, pp. 209. 

From Walter Bitot Timing, Roxbury, 3fass. — The Grant Family A Gene- 
alogical History of the Descendants of Matthew Grant of Windsor, Conn. 
1601-1898. By Arthur Hastings Grant. Poughkeepsie, N. Y. A. Y. Haight. 
1898. 8vo, cloth, pp. xiv-f 578. 

II. Pamphlets. 

From Hon. James H. Anderson, Columbus, O. — Colonel William Crawford. 
From the Ohio Archaeological and Historical Publications. Svo, pp. 34. 

From N. J. Bartlett & Co., 28 Cornhlll, Boston, Mass. — Catalogue of Rare 
Miscellaneous Books for sale. (Has genealogies, local histories and works 
on heraldry.) 

From Good&peeoVs Book Shop No. 5a Park St., Boston, Mass. — Catalogue No. 
8. March, 1902 Rare Books Prints and Autographs (Some genealogies 
and local histories.) Svo, pp. 56. 

From Henry Gray, Goldsmith's Estate, Fast Acton, Ix)ndon, Eng. — Handy 
Reference Catalogue. No. 210. 1902. Early Printed Tracts 1539-1664. 
Fine Topographical Views and Portraits. 

From Joseph A. Kingsbury, Pittsburg, Penn. — Coat-of-Arms of Kingsbury. 
Page 70a Kingsbury Genealogy. (To be inserted in the book.) 

From Dr. Edward C. Mills, Columbus, 0. — A Genealogy of the Descendants 
of Thomas Mills, one of the First Settlers in Dunbarton, N. H. Prepared bv 
Ella Mills. Marlboro, Mass.: Times Book and Job Print. 1893. 12mo, pp. 32. 

From Noah Farnham Morrison, S93 Broad St., Newark, N. J. — Catalogue of 
Books (No. 41. 1902) on the Wars of the U. S. and General Literature. 

Special List of Genealogies and Local Histories Containing the Same. 

Catalogue, No. 42. 1902. Books on Indians, Ireland, Trials, Washington 
and other Subjects. (Some local histories with genealogies.) 

Catalogue No. 43. Folk Lore, Angling, Sports, Masonry and Romanism. 
(A few local histories.) 

From the New Jersey Historical Soviet if, Newark, N. J. — Proceedings of the 
New Jersey Historical Society, Vol. XI, Second Series, 1890-1 ; Vol. XIT, 
Second Series, 1892-3 ; Vol. Xlil, Second Series, 1894-5 ; Vol. I, Third Series, 
1896; Vol. II, Third Series, Nos. 1 and 2. 

From the New Lcrndon Count;/ Historical Society, New London, Conn. — Records 
and Papers. Part IV. Vol. II. 8vo, pp. viii+367-426. 



70 Society Proceedings. [April, 

From the Wisconsin Historical Society.—- -Proceedings of the State Historical 
Society of Wisconsin at its Forty-Ninth Annual Meeting Held December 
12, 1901 And of the State Historical Convention Held at Milwaukee Oc- 
tober 11-12, 1901 Madison: 1902 8vo, pp. 211. 

Ill . Periodicals. 

Acadiensis — January, 1902. 

American Monthly Magazine — January, February, March, 1902. 

Annals of Iowa — January, 1902. 

Avery Notes and Queries — February, 1902. 

American Autbor (formerly Bulletin of Society of American Authors)— 
December, 1901 ; January, February, March, 1902. 

The Chicago Inter Ocean (Sunday edition)— January 6 to February 2, 1902- 
at which time the Genealogical Department was discontinued. 

Detroit Evening News— January 13, to March 29, 1902. 

The Essex Antiquarian — October, December, 1901 ; January, 1902. 

The Essex Institute Historical Collections — January, 1902. 

The Genealogical Advertiser— December, 1901 ; March, 1902. 

Genealogical Quarterly Magazine and Magazine of New England History- 
December, 1901. 

Historical Register, published quarterly by the Medford Historical Soci- 
ety, Medford, Mass.— October, 1901 ; January, 1902. 

International Monthly— January, February, March, 1902. 

The Mayflower Descendant — July, 1901. 

The Montgomery [Ala.] Advertiser— January 5 to March .°»0, 1901 . 

The New England Historic Genealogical Register— January, 1902. 

The Newport Mercury— January 4, to Macrh 29, 1902. 

The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record— January, 1902. 

North Carolina Historical and Genealogical Register — 

The Ohio Archaeological and Historical Quarterly — January, 1902. 

Old Eliot— January ,^1902. 

The Owl— January, February, March, 1902. 

The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association— January, 1902. 

Records of the Am. Catholic Hist'l Society of Philadelphia— December, 
1901. 

South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine— January, 1902. 

The Spirit of 76 — January, February, March, 1902. 

The Transallegheny Plistorical Magazine — October, 1901 ; January, 1902. 

The Vermonter— January, February, March, 1902. 

Virginia Magazine of History and Biography — January, 1902. • 

William and Mary College Quarterly — January, 1902. 

West Virginia Historical Magazine— October, "1901. 



PROCEEDINGS OF THE -OLD NORTHWEST" GENE- 
ALOGICAL SOCIETY. 

January 2, 1902. — Annual meeting. The Society met at its room, No. 14, 
Dispatch Building, Columbus, Ohio, at 7:30 p. m., the Following members 
being present: Messrs. Phelps, Cole, Whayman, Ridgwav, Pengelly, Judge 
Anderson, Gard. Misses Russell, Tilton and Scott and Secretary Merrick. 
Mrs. Pengelly and Miss Anna Scott were visitors. 

Judge Anderson was called to the chair. 

The minutes of the last meeting were read and approved. 

A letter from President Buckingham was read. 

The annual report of the Secretary was read and approved. 

The Treasurer's report was read by the Secretary — the Treasurer not being 
present; which, on motion, was referred to an auditing committee, the chair 
appointing Messrs. Cole and Pengelly. 

The report of the Publication Committee was then called for, but the 



1002.] Society Proceedings. 71 

Chairman, Mr. Whayman, requested further time, in order that he might 
present a more complete report; which request, on motion, was granted. 

The report of the Library Committee was then read, and on motion was 
approved. 

On motion, $?0.00 was voted to compensate the Librarian for services. 

The report of the Committee on Heraldry was then read; which, on mo- 
tion, was received and ordered to be placed on rile. 

The report of the Committee on Foreign Research was then read and, on 
motion, was received and ordered to be placed on file. 

On motion, Mr. Ridgway was made a Life member in consideration of a 
list of books presented, and a desk for the use of the Secretary, the whole 
being valued at $112.00. 

On motion, the price of Vol. I. of The Quarterly, in numbers, was in- 
creased to $-1.00. 

The following officers were then elected for the ensuing year: 

President — Hon. James House Anderson, of Columbus, Ohio. 

Vice-Presidents — For Ohio, Frank Theodore Cole, A. 11, LL.B., Columbus; 
Illinois, Ebenezer Buckingham, Chicago; Michigan, Clarence Monroe Bur- 
ton, Detroit. 

Honorary Vice-Presidents — For Ohio, Hon. Lucius Bliss Wing* Newark; 
Illinois, Vrex. Edmund Janes James, A.M., Ph.D., Evanston ; California, 
Miss Sarah Louise Kimball, San Francisco ; District of Columbia, Nelson W. 
Adams, "Washington; Iowa. lion. Charles Aldrich, Des Moines; Kansas, 
Hon. Horace Ladd Moore, Lawrence; Louisiana, Miss Helen Pitkin, New 
Orleans; Massachusetts, Walter Eliot Thwing, Roxbury ; Minnesota, Henry 
Martyn Bracken, A.M., M.T)„ Minneapolis ; Missouri, John Barber White, 
Kansas City ; New Jersey, Rev. Charles Henry Wright Stocking, D.D., Wood- 
burv; New York, Edward Hooker, U. S. N., Brooklyn ; Pennsylvania, James 
E. Pilcher, A.M., M.D., Ph.D., Carlisle; Vermont, Col. Albert Brown 
Chandler, Randolph. 

Secretary — Lucius Carroll Herrick, M.D., Columbus, Ohio. 

Treasurer — Alexander William Mackenzie. 

Historian — Prof. Samuel Carroll Derby, A.M., Columbus, Ohio. 

Librarian— Lucius Carroll Herrick, M.D., Columbus, Ohio. 

Executive Committee, three yrars- H. Warren Phelps, Columbus, Ohio. 

Publication Committee — Horace W. Whayman, Frank T. Cole, Charles Ar- 
thur Ridgway, all of Columbus, Ohio. 

Committee on Foreif/n Research — Horace W. Whayman, Alexander W. 
Mackenzie, of Columbus, Charles F. La Serre, of Coshocton, Ohio. 

Committee on Heraldry — Alexander W. Mackenzie, Miss Anna Russell, of 
Columbus, Charles F. La Serre, of Coshocton, Ohio. 

Library Committee — Horace W. Whayman, Miss Alice Boardman, Charles 
A. Ridgway, all of Columbus, Ohio. 

On motion, the Secretary was instructed to write ex-President James 
Buckingham, extending to him the thanks of the Society for his deep and 
abiding interest in the Society and its work and for other substantial tokens 
which he has contributed for its advancement and welfare. 

On motion, the Society then adjourned to January 23, 1902. 



January 23, 1902. — Adjourned meeting. The Society met at its room, No. 
14, Dispatch Building, Columbus, Ohio, at 7:30 p. m., the following members 
being present : President Anderson, Messrs. Cole, Derby, Gale, Knight, 
Phelps, Ridgway, Whayman, Miss Tiltou and Secretary Herrick. 

President Anderson presided. 

The minutes of the last meeting were read, corrected and approved. 

The report of the Publication Committee was read by the Chairman. Mr. 
Cole made a supplementary report, which, on motion, was annexed to said 
report. 

The auditing committee reported that the report of the Treasurer agreed 
with all the vouchers except one of $4.00; which report, on motion, was 
accepted and ordered to be placed on file. 

"■""Deceased. 



72 Official Reports. [April. 

The following persons were elected members: Col. Carl J. Hosier and 
Henry Amison Langlev, both of Columbus, Ohio. 

Prof. Derby recommended that the Society consider a proposition from 
Mr. Cole for the use of a room in his school building, and, on motion, a com- 
mittee was appointed to confer with Mr. Cole. President Anderson, Treas- 
urer Mackenzie and Mr. Whayman were made that committee. 

On motion, the Society then adjourned to February 27. 



OFFICIAL REPORTS OF THE "OLD NORTHWEST" 
GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR 1901. 

Report of the Secretary. 

Columbus, Ohio, January 1, 1902. 
To the Officers and Members of The " Old Northwest" Genealogical Society : 

As Secretary, I beg leave to report as follows concerning the condition of 
the Society during its fifth fiscal year (1001) just closed: 

At the close of the year 1900, the Society had 14(3 members, classified as 
follows: Resident members, 106; Associate members, 13; Life members, 
13; Corresponding members, 12; Honorary members, 2. 

During the year the Society has elected 21 members, as follows: Resident 
members, 12 ; Associate members, 2 ; Life members, 4 ; Corresponding mem- 
ber, 1 ; Honorary members, 3. Three Resident and one Associate member 
were made Life members on account of donating books, leaving a net gain 
of 17 members, and making a total of 163. 

The losses during the year have been as follows : Resigned, 6 ; Dropped 
for non-payment of dues. 2 ; Died, 3 ; total, 1 1 ; which leaves a membership, 
at the close of 1901, of 155, classified as follows: Resident members, 109; 
Associate members, 12; Corresponding members, 12; Life members, 17; 
Honorary members, 5. 

During the year, 15 subscribers (not members of the Society) and 40 
public and college libraries have taken The Quarterly, being a gain of one 
in the two items. The number of exchanges is now 36, a gain of 6 ; making 
the total circulation of The Quarterly 246, a gain of 19. Sample copies ot 
each issue have been sent to libraries and individuals, resulting in a few new 
subscriptions. There has been a greater demand for single copies than in 
previous years. 

The correspondence of the Society has been greater than ever before, thus 
increasing the work of the Secretary ; but the experience of the past year 
demonstrates the fact that so long a*s there is no remuneration attached to 
any position in the Society it is useless to elect any one to relieve the Secre- 
tary of any share of his burdens ; therefore I would recommend that there 
be no Assistant Secretary elected for the ensuing year. 

As The Quarterly is* not self-sustaining, and the income from dues is 
insufficient to meet the deficit and to pay the running expenses of the Soci- 
ety, itseem^ necessary that something must be done to increase the income 
of the Society. If it cannot be done by increasing the dues, which a majority 
of our local members seem averse to, it will necessarily have to be done in 
some other way. Several plans have been talked of, some of which appear 
quite feasible; but thus tar every one has failed to produce results, simply 
for want of the necessary action to carry them into effect. It is to be hoped 
that something more may be done during the coming year to lift the Society 
out of debt and to create a small surplus, in order that some of the needs 
of the library and The Quarterly may be supplied, and possibly something 
be left to remunerate a portion of the labor which is now being performed 
gratuitously. Respectfully submitted, 

Lucius C. Heurick, Secretary. 



THE "OLD NORTHWEST" 



Genealogical Quarterly. 



Volume V. No. 3. July, 1902. 

Whole No. 19. 



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LUCIUS BLISS WING. 



Titliltnttimi (taumitta : > 

HORACE W. WHAYMAN, F. R. S. A. I., Chairman, 

FRANK THEODORE COLE, A. B M LL. B, 

CHARLES ARTHUR RIDGWAY 



CONTENTS— JULY, 1902. 



^Illustration. 

1. Portrait of LUCIUS BLISS* WING (to face page 73.) 

2. Monument to Sir Kenneth Mackenzie (to face page 81.) 

3. The Rufus Putuam House, Rutland, Mass. (to face page 85.) 

4. Seal of Rutland, Mass. (page 118.) 

I. Lucius Bliss Wing. By Samuel Carroll Derby, A.M., of Columbus, Ohio.... 73 

II. Mackenzie of Garloch (Gairloch.) 80 

III. Gleason. hy Frank T. Cole, A.B., -LL.B., of Columbus, Ohio 82 

IV. Monumental Inscriptions in the Old Cemetery or Rutland, Worcester 

' Co., Mass. By David Everett Phillip*, of Columbus, Ohio 85 

V. Official Reports of The ''Old Northwest " Genealogical Society, 1901. 119 



NOTICE.— It is the aim of the Publication Committee to admit into The Quarterly 
only such new Genealogical, Biographical and Historical matter as may be relied on for 
accuracy and authenticity, but neither the Society nor its Committee is responsible for opin- 
ions or errors of contributors, whether published under the name or without signature. 



colu.mhus : 
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THE " OLD NORTHWEST " 

GENEALOGICAL QUARTERLY. 



JULY, 19Q2. 
LUCIUS BLISS WING. 



By Samuel Carrow, Derby, A. M. 

Professor of I^atin, Ohio State University; Historian of The "Old Northwest" 
Genealogical Society. 

Lucius Bliss Wing, a member of the "Old Northwest" Genea- 
logical Society, was born at Wilmington, Vermont, November 
15th, 1822, and died at Newark, Ohio, February 1st, 1902. He 
was a descendant, in the sixth generation, from John 1 Wing, 
whose arrival in America, June 5, 1032, is thus noted by Gov- 
ernor Winthrop in his journal: " Arrived, the William Francis, 
Mr. Thomas, master ; which left London on the 9th of March, 
and reached this port [Boston] after a voyage of eighty-eight 
days, with about sixty passengers, whereof were Mr. Welde 
and old Mr. Batchelder, being aged 71, with their families, and 
many other honest men." 

John 1 Wing, with his mother, Deborah Wing, and his three 
brothers appear to have been considered as a part of the family 
of " old Mr. Batchelder," his grandfather, and a non-conform- 
ing clergyman, whose religious opinions, it was more than 
intimated not long after his arrival in New England, were 
"very much tainted with Antinomian and Familistical errors." 
This accusation came from a theological opponent, but it may 
be admitted that a disposition to think for themselves in mat- 
ters of religion is readily discoverable in the descendants of 
Mr. Batchelder's daughter, Deborah Wing ; several of these 
soon became Quakers. Recent genealogical researches have 
made it clear that Deborah (Batchelder) Wing was the widow 
of the Rev. John Wing, third son of Matthew Wing, and 
grandson of Godfried Wing (Wynge), a well-kown Protestant 
refugee from Belgium, who after a life spent at various places 
in England and on the continent, became, in 1503, minister of 
the Dutch Church in London, where he died September 30, 
1599. His grandson, John Wing, admitted B. A. at Oxford, 
February 10, 1003, became pastor of the church at Sandwich 
in England, to which his grandfather, also, had preached. 
Later, the Rev. John Wing served as pastor of various 

73 



74 Lucius Bliss Wing. [July, 

churches in Holland, but died at St. Mary Aldermary, London, 
about 1630. He was married in 1CI0 to Deborah Batchelder, 
born 1592, and had at least five children ; Deborah born 1611, 
and married previous to her father's death, Daniel, Matthew, 
Stephen, born 1621, and John 1 , who was born 1613. 

June 22, 1624, a license "to pass beyond seas "was granted 
to " Debora Wynge, 32 years old, wife of Mr. John Wynge 
preacher resident of Flushing." This town is in the province 
of Zealand, Holland. 

Mr. Batchelder, the father of Deborah Wing, became a 
prominent and sharply criticised personage in the early history 
of the colony of New Hampshire and, after a troublous life, 
died in his 100th year. The date of the death of Deborah 
Wing has not been ascertained. After a short sojourn at 
Saugus (Lynn, Mass.), she, with her sons, 'John, Daniel, Mat- 
thew and Stephen, removed to Sandwich, Mass. In this town, 
probably named for the English seaport where the Wings, 
Godfried and John had been pastors — or in its vicinity — the 
first three generations of their American descendants lived and 
died. Their chief occupation was that of tilling the soil, and 
such, also, was the employment of the grandfather and father 
of the subject of this sketch, who thus inherited his interest in 
agriculture from five consecutive generations of New England 
farmers. 

John 1 Wing, the emigrant ancestor, married about 1646, 

Elizabeth , and had seven or eight children. His second 

wife was Miriam Deane. John 1 died in Harwich, Mass., in his 
84th year. 

Ananias 2 Wing, born 1651, married Hannah Freeman, was a 
soldier under Capt. John Gorham in the " Narragansett War," 
and died in 1718, fifteen years before Massachusetts made a 
tardy grant of lands in its border settlements to the survivors 
of " King Philip's War," or to their legal representatives. 

John 3 Wing, born in 1702, married, 1728, Mary Knowles ; 
served against the French, probably in the siege of Louisburg, 
and died about 1773. 

John 4 Wing, born May 8, 1732 ; removed about 1767 to 
Conway, Berkshire Co., Mass., where he died, 1822, aged 9S 
years. He was thrice married and had eighteen children born 
to him. His unusual physical strength and health continued to 
the end of his life. 

John 4 Wing's fifth son, Bani 5 , born August 10, 1763, married, 
first, 1788, Lucy Clary, and, second, 1824,Thirza (Flint) Upton, 
widow of Joseph Upton. Lucius' 1 B. Wing was the only child 
of the second marriage. The household of John 4 Wing was 
patriotic ; three of the sons were already in the American 
army and one of them had been at Bunker Hill, when Bani s 
enlisted at the age of 16. His service was on the Hudson near 
West Point. He was attached to the body of troops by whom 
Andre was captured, and witnessed the execution of that 



1902.] Lucius Bliss Wing. 75 

unfortunate officer, October 8, 17S0. In his last years Bani 
Wing drew a small pension, under tne federal law of 1832. 
After his return from the army he remained in Conway until 
1795 when, with his young family, he went northward to Wil- 
mington, Vermont, and there established a home in the wilder- 
ness. Of the life and farm at Wilmington his son has left a 
brief sketch: " It was on the banks of the Deerfield river; 
the hills stretched away for miles ; on the summit of one stood 
the Congregational church, a large and substantial edifice to 
which the entire family for many years made at least weekly 
pilgrimages. Month by month and year by year the home 
made progress ; gradually the timber was cut away, the wild 
choke-cherry thickets disappeared, and sweet mountain grasses 
yielded their abundance. ' In winter this family foddered their 
cattle on the snow and in the sheltered glades, and diligently 
cultivated the three R's. In springtime they made maple 
sugar and famous Vermont butter, built stone walls and cleared 
a patch or two for rye, getting ready in that way to send the 
oldest boy to college, and failing to do this for all, to send the 
others to western New York or the far-off regions of Ohio and 
Michigan, where they could put in practice the lessons they 
had learned in thrift, frugality and self-reliance." 

In 1837 the aged parents returned to Charlemont, Mass., and 
spent there the remnant of their days. Bani Wing and his wife 
were for fifty years members of the same church, and after his 
name and age on the headstone in the old graveyard at Charle- 
mont are added these words : " He was a soldier of the Revo- 
lution, and a soldier of the Cross." He had been an early and 
steadfast opponent of intemperance and slavery. Of his ten 
children five sons have died in Ohio, and four of them at death 
were more than eighty years of age. The mother of the sub- 
ject of this sketch died at the age of 96. To the end of her 
long life " she was blessed with the continued use of her sight, 
hearing and judgment — all her mental faculties"; " her pres- 
ence was a continual benediction." 

Such were the forbears of Mr. Wing, and in them he felt a 
genuine satisfaction, and on one occasion thus expressed his 
affection for the sturdy father and mother: "Inasmuch as 
man does not choose his parents, or the place of his nativity, I 
do not consider that either is the subject of glory or shame. 
Still if I could have chosen mine, I am sure I would not have 
selected any other." 

He felt especial gratitude, also, to his oldest brother, to whom 
he was closely drawn in his early years. Mr. Wing's education, 
in the broader sense of the word, was derived chiefly from the 
circumstances and duties of the simple, hardy life in which he 
v -'as reared. The backwoods farm at Wilmington, and later 
the hill farm in Charlemont, taught the country boy industry, 
thrift and foresight, made health and wholesome pleasures the 
rule of life, and gave their nurseling a strong body, an open 



76 Lucius Bliss Wing. [July, 

mind, a hopeful and cheerful temper. To this excellent outfit 
he added " a little learning," gained from the district schools of 
Wilmington and Charlemont, and supplemented by a few 
months' study first in the neighboring academy at Ashfield 
and, in 1844, at Williston Seminary, Easthampton, Mass., where 
he was enrolled in the English course. For a time he taught 
school in Franklin Co., Mass., at Heath and Charlemont ; the 
last year in which he taught was 1849. At least two years pre- 
vious to that he had followed his older brothers west. Two of 
them had spent some years at the New England colony of 
Marietta; another, Stalham Wing, had become a forwarding and 
commission merchant in Toledo, Ohio, and in Michigan towns 
near Toledo. For him Mr. Wing, as clerk and manager, took 
charge of the steamboat DeWitt Clinton, which made weekly 
trips between Buffalo and Toledo, carrying both freight and 
passengers. This business was followed in summer, from 1847 
to 1853. By that date the railway system had become so fully 
developed that for rapid communication it had superseded the 
steamboat line between Buffalo and Toledo. In winter Mr 
Wing taught school or was a clerk in some business. 

In December, 1853, Mr. Wing removed to Newark, Ohio, 
where his brother Rufus had resided since 1825, and began to 
buy and ship live stock and Hour to the cities of Pittsburg, 
Baltimore and New York. Two or three years later he pur- 
chased about 1,500 acres of government land in Piatt Co., 111., 
"when land there was plenty and almost as cheap as water, 
and it seemed problematical whether it would ever be worth 
any more." This tract, improved and beautified until it became 
valuable, he kept as stock farms for many years. Upon a part 
of it now stands the village of Bement, whose well-shaded 
streets are largely due to Mr. Wing's advice and example, 
which in various ways were helpful in making the village more 
healthful and attractive. 

In I860 he became a member of the firm of Robbins, Wing 
& Warner, bankers, at Newark, Ohio, and remained such 
through his life. In the early days of the Civil War Mr. Wing 
was urged to take the position of quartermaster, but decided 
not to accept it. He went South as a buyer of cotton and was 
captured, December 20, 1802, at Holly Springs, Miss., by Gen. 
Van Dorn, but through his shrewd sense and good humor was 
released without much loss of time or property. His account 
of his experience as a prisoner was published in the St. Louis 
Globe. For the next decade and more, Mr. Wing was busy ex- 
tending his various enterprises in Newark and Illinois, becom- 
ing known to the citizens of his neighborhood and state as a 
man of sound judgment, high principle and helpful aims. 

Since his political faith was at variance with that of a 
majority of the voters of the county in which he resided, his 
civic services were seldom made use of. In 1885 he lacked a 
few votes of being elected state senator. In 1875 he was 



1902.] Lucius Bliss Wing. 77 

elected a member of the State Board of Agriculture and held 
this position for five years, and was once chosen president of 
that body. The origin and success of the Ohio system of 
Farmers' Institutes are due in great measure to his support and 
foresight. A large landowner in Illinois, Kansas and Iowa, Mr. 
Wing's interest in agriculture and in the many problems of the 
country life was intense. Kis appointment as trustee of the 
Ohio State University, in 1881, was a natural result of his service 
upon the State Board of Agriculture and success as a man of 
affairs, who was closely connected with the agricultural inter- 
ests of Ohio, and, at the same time, was known to be a cordial 
co-worker in various movements for the benefit of his fellows. 
Mr. Wing's official relation, to the university was fortunate to it 
and very gratifying to him. He was enabled by two re-ap- 
pointments to give to an institution peculiarly dear to him 
unstinted service for almost twenty-one years ; for more than 
fourteen years he was chairman of its executive committee, a 
member of the farm committee for the entire period of his 
trusteeship, and was twice elected to the presidency of the 
Board of Trustees. The following passage from one of his 
addresses before the university reveals much of his desire to 
further the rural life and farming interests of Ohio, and gives 
a glimpse of the sentiment which, known only to his intimate 
friends, was really a characteristic feature of his inner life : 

"I know a rugged New England farm [in Reading, Mass.], 
which for 240 years has been in the continuous ownership and 
possession of one family. It is to-day owned and occupied by 
a lineal descendant of the old patriarch who took the first deed 
to it in 1654 Eight generations lie buried in the village grave- 
yard, an hour's ride or so from old Andover, their life-duties so 
well discharged that it matters little whether the new theology 
of Andover is true or false. For eight generations the old 
hive has regularly swarmed and the colonies it has sent out are 
established in every state from Maine to Oregon. But a stal- 
wart and dutiful son has always been found in each generation 
to remain and hold the homestead. One hundred years after 
this farm was first settled, the fourth in descent was killed in 
the French and Indian war in a fight on the waters of the 
upper Connecticut (1754). Twenty-four years after that his 
son and successor was in the war of the Revolution, in the 
service of him whose birth and memory we commemorate to- 
day (February 22, 1887), This old homestead is the Mecca 
toward which, in later years, the steps of many a wanderer is 
annually turned. People from distant states, whose names 
appear in the genealogical register, whether of near or distant 
kinship, meet there and make new friendships or renew old 
ones. They provoke each other to good works, one by plant- 
ing a memorial tree, another by placing a stone watering place 
upon the public road, into which the spring is turned ; another 
by some repairs upon the old gambrel-roof house, which, like 



78 Lucius Bliss Wing. [July, 

a grandfather in his corner, still occupies a place upon the 
lawn, and still another by some bit of farm improvement. So 
they pass the summer days, and renew their allegiance to their 
Pilgrim ancestors and the faith of their fathers. When at 
length they separate, and each takes his departure, one to his 
farm and another to his merchandise, the old elm, planted no- 
body knows in what generation, lifts up its arms and seems to 
say, ' Bless you, my children.' " 

In the same address Mr. Wing made an earnest appeal "that 
the wooded hills, the fertile valleys, the springs and water 
courses of our good state might be more fully occupied, im- 
proved and appreciated as homesteads." Such passages clearly 
reveal his love of the country life, with its memories and asso- 
ciations, and that vein of tender sentiment, hidden from most 
but always cherished, which prompted and sustained his 
increasing efforts to lift and strengthen the rural interests of 
his adopted state. 

As trustee Mr. Wing " took an active and appreciative inter- 
est in everything connected with the university. Me sought to 
know personally every member of the faculty and every em- 
ployee." His attention extended to all the forms and features 
of university life, its societies and clubs, its sports, publications 
and amusements ; to the crops of the farm and its live stock, 
to the trees and shrubs of the campus. He watched with 
intelligent interest the erection of the various buildings, and to 
no one more than to him was due the costly and successful 
effort to restore the copious spring which adds so attractive a 
feature to the university grounds. Not a ready speaker, Mr. 
Wing was an excellent listener, and with a humorous illustra- 
tion or an apt anecdote not infrequently closed a discussion in 
the Board of Trustees. While he stood strongly for the up- 
building of the branches which form the foundation of v agri- 
culture and the mechanic arts, he was broad enough to see that 
other subjects had a legitimate place in the university, and 
favored the establishment there of the School of Law. To the 
service of the university he brought strong common sense, 
shrewd judgment, tact, a kindly spirit and the crowning grace 
of unselfishness. In the words of one who knew him inti- 
mately while a trustee : " It is the deliberate judgment of his 
associates, and of others having opportunity to form a correct 
opinion, that no trustee of the university has rendered more 
faithful or valuable service than Lucius B. Wing." 

Neither approaching old age nor the insidious working of an 
incurable malady prevented him from performing his duty as 
trustee with patient fortitude. It was a characteristic act that 
one of the last letters he wrote was to serve the institution 
which he had loved so deeply and so long. He counted it one 
of the great privileges of his life that he had been able to 
render effective aid in creating a potent and perpetual instru- 
mentality for the promotion of human welfare. 



1902.] Lucius Bliss Wing. ' 79 

In the memorial resolutions passed by his colleagues occur 
these words : " In the deliberations of the Board he was never 
unduly aggressive, and while firm in his own opinions, he 
always respected the opinions of others, He was fair and im- 
partial in his judgments, and at all times open to new facts or 
arguments. He was a model trustee. In his personal relations 
towards his associates he was always cordial and friendly. He 
inspired a respect and confidence which deepened into warm 
personal attachment. Our % sense of the loss that the university 
sustains in his death is mingled with a keen sense of personal 
bereavement." 

The members of the faculty of the university felt no less 
regret, and nearly all attended the funeral services at Newark. 

In politics Mr. Wing was a Republican of positive convic- 
tions and enjoyed the confidence of his fellow-citizens of the 
same political faith, without losing the respect of his political 
opponents. In 1896 he was one of the presidential electors of 
Ohio. 

A few years after his removal to Newark, Mr. Wing began 
to attend the services of the Episcopal Church there, and, 
though never a member, served for many years as one of its 
vestrymen. He was a member of the Masonic order and of 
the Sons of the American Revolution. 

Mr. Wing was married, May 31, 1855, to Mary M., daughter 
of Capt. George and Armenia (Lazelle) May hew, of Charle- 
mont, Mass., a lineal descendant from Thomas Mayhew, a 
merchant, born at Southampton, Eng., 1592, who emigrated in 
1631 to New England, and after taking a prominent part in the 
public life of Watertown, Mass., became in 1641 the patentee 
and first governor of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket and the 
Elizabeth Isles. There his conduct, uniting wisdom, kindness 
and firmness, enabled both English and Indians to enjoy 
through King Philip's War "a perfect calm of peace." Later 
generations of this family were noted for missionary zeal and 
philanthropic service. " Mrs. Wing survives her husband, as do 
also their two children, Charles Mayhew Wing and Mrs. Mary 
LaSalle Shield, both of Columbus, Ohio ; another daughter, 
Julia Mayhew, died in infancy. 

In his family life and relations Mr. Wing was exceptionally 
fortunate and happy. He was a devoted husband, a most 
tender and affectionate father, and his home life was almost 
ideal in its cheerful, gracious conditions. Those who knew him 
lament in his death the loss of a genial companion, an excel- 
lent citizen, a sincere friend, an upright and noble man ; 
integer viiae scelerisque purus. 



MACKENZIE OF GARLOCH (GAIRLOCH.)* 

The first of this family was Hector Mackenzie, eldest lawful 
son by a second marriage of Alexander Mackenzie, seventh 
laird and Baron of Kintail (one of the progenitors of the noble 
family of Seaforth), procreate betwixt him and Margaret, 
daughter of Macdonald of Morell, his second wife, this Hec- 
tor, by a charter under the great seal granted by King James 
IV, dated at Edinburgh the 8th day of April 1513 years and 
25th of his majesty's reign, had the lands and barony of Gar- 
loch, Glassletter and pertinents, heritably disponed to him and 
his heirs male, for military service. He was at the Battle of 
Flodden with the said King, and was thereafter tutor of Kintail. 
He married Anne, daughter to Macdonald of Moydart, by 
whom he had 

John, his eldest son and successor in the above lands, who 
married Agnes Fraser, daughter to James Fraser, tutor of 
Lovat, and second lawful son of Hugh Lord Fraser of Lovat ; 
by which marriage he got the lands of Kinkell, and several 
others in the low country, for which the family has been in use 
to quarter the Fraser's arms with their own. She bare to him 
several children, the eldest whereof was 

John Mackenzie of Garloch, who succeeded his father, and 
married Anne, daughter to Aeneas Macdonald of Glengary, by 
whom he had 

Alexander Mackenzie of Garloch, who married Macken- 
zie, daughter to Roderick Mackenzie of Redcastle, The eldest 
son of which marriage was Kenneth Mackenzie of Garloch, who 
anno 1635, married Catherine, daughter of Sir Donald Mac- 
donald of Slate, by whom he had no issue, and by a second 
marriage with Anne, daughter to Grant of that Ilk, by a daugh- 
ter of Ogilvy Earl of Findlater, anno 1640, he had for his son 
and successor 

Alexander Mackenzie of Garloch, who in anno 1670, married 
Barbara Mackenzie, a daughter of Sir John Mackenzie of Tar- 
bet, by whom he had one son 

Kenneth Mackenzie, who succeeded his father, and, in anno 
1700, married Margaret daughter of Sir Rorie Mackenzie of 
Findon. The eldest son of which marriage is Alexander Mack- 
enzie, now of Garloch who succeeded his father, anno 1704, 
while an infant. 

The achievement of the family, as recorded in the Lyon 
Register, is, Quarterly, first and fourth, azure, a hart's head 
cabossed, and attired with ten tynes, or ; second and third, 
azure, three frasiers argent. Which shield is timbred with 
helmet and mantlings befitting his quality ; and on a wreath of 
his colours is set, for crest, a dexter arm, holding a garland of 
laurel, all proper ; with the motto ; Virtute et Valore. 

*Copied by A. W. Mackenzie, at the Astor Library, New York, N. Y., from Alexander 
Nisbitt's "A System of Heraldry." (Edinburgh, 1!SJ0) Vol. 2, Appendix, pp. '27-2H. 

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Monument of Sik Kenneth Mackenzie of Kintail, in Beauly Priory, Ross-shire, 1491. 
Of this family are descended the Mackenzies of Balmaduthy, 
Letterew, and Mountgerald, and Mr. William Mackenzie of 
Davachcairny, and John Mackenzie of Lochend,* uncles to the 
present Garloch, who have right to carry the above Arms with 
suitable differences. 

. (To be continued.) 

*John Mackenzie, 1st, of Lochend (now Tnverewe) Poolewo, Parish of Guirloch, Poss- 
shire, N.B., progt'iiitorof the Mackenzk'S.of Locheml.of which family are (Tesccnded Lieut. 
Colonel Alexander VV. Mackenzie, Retired A. P. LH?pt., London, KiiKland, the lute Kowlimd 
Poyntz Mackenzie of Trinidad, British West Indies, Alexander \V. Mackenzie of Columbus, 
Ohio, U.S. A., and The Kevd. <i. C. Mackenzie, Hector of Grace Church, Brantfonl, and 
Kural Dean of Brant, Ontario, Canada. a. \v. m. 



GLEASON. 

By Frank T. Cole, A.B., LL.B., of Columbus, Ohio. 

In resuming publication of Gleason records, I pass over the 
descendents in the fifth generation from Thomas 3 of Oxford, 
Mass., who are numbered in the previous pages from 43 to 64 
inclusive, and take up the line of his next brother Isaac :j as it 
appears in the fifth generation. 

65. Isaac 5 Gleason {Isaac 4, and Thankful, Isaac.-'' Thomas,' 1 
Thomas 1 ), b. in Framingham, Mass., Aug. 3, 1726. He m. 
Nov. 2, 1752, Mary, dau. of Christopher and Mary (Seaver) 
Nixon, b. Dec. 24, 1733. He lived in several towns in Cen- 
tral Mass., where his children were b. He finally removed 
to New Hampshire and settled in No. 4 (Charlcstown) in 
the part that is now the town of Langdon. He d. there 

and his widow m. Sartwell, and d. . Their 

children were : 

i. Lucia 6 Gleason, bapt. in Framingham June 10, 1763. - She m. 
John Prouty. 

ii. Dolly Gleason, bapt. in Framingham Apr. 20, 1755. She m. 
Capt. Simon Sartwell. He was the second son of Simon and 
Hannah Sartwell of Charlestown, N. II., b. June 25, 1740; 
d. May 30, 1791. He was Lieut, of Co. 7 of the 1st N. H. 
Keg., Col. Joseph Cilley of Nottingham, raised Apr. 7, 1777. 
He continued in this Keg. during the years 1778 and 1779, 
was raised to a Captaincy and was on duty at West Point 
in 17S0 as Captain. He was a selectman of Charlestown in 
1788 and 1787. Their children were: 

(a) Asa 7 Sartwell, b. Dec. 13, 1781; m. (pub. Oct. 13, 1S05) Polly 

Williams of Kockingham, Vt. 

(b) Cynthia Sartwell, b. Oct. 27, 1784. 

(c) Fanny Sartwell, b. Dec. 11, 1780 ; m. Jan. 22, 1S07, Joel Go'ss of 

Claremout. N. II. 

(d) Clarissa Sartwell. b. Feb. 3, 17S8; ni. Oct. 14, 1812, John Prouty 

of Schenectady, N. Y. 

(e) Lucy Sartwell. b. March SO, 1730 ; ru. (pub. Dec. 15, 1817) Henry 

Jones of Waitsfield, Vt. 

After the death of Capt. Sartwell, his widow, Dolly, m. (pub. Apr. 
5, 1791) Jesse Healy. She d. 1828. Their children were: 

(f) Betsey 7 Healy, b. May 0, 179,5 ; m. Oct. 16, 1814, Calvin, son of 

Joseph and Hannah Ely, and had children: I Dolly Anna Ely. 
II Hannah Ely, in. Jan. 2t>. 183t>, Frederick S. Hodkins. Ill 
Isaac Elv. d. v. IV Klizabeth Elv, in. (pub. Oct. 25, 1840) ftos- 
well Smith of Hadlev, Mass. 

(g) Philemon Healy, b. Feb. 13. 1795 ; d. Jan. 1, 1873, in Painesville, 

(). She m. Ira Woolev of New York State. Her 2 eh. d. v. 
(h) ESTHER Healy, b. Feb. 33, 179") : m. June 2'J. 1W8. Albert Morley 

of New York State. Thev lived in Painesville. 0. They had. 

besides live who <1. y.. I lh-s.se 11.* Morlev of Cleveland. O. II 

Geo. \V. Morley of East Saginaw. Mich. Ill John R. Morley 

of Fort Scott, Kan. IV Cha.s. If. Morlev of Ft. Scott, Kan. 

V Edward H. Morlev of Chicago, 111. 
(i) Simon Heai.ky, b. Aug. 1-, 1.^00 ; in. Abbie "Whalcyof Brooklyn, 

N. V., and d. in St. Louis, Mu, They had children, Maria-* and 

John, both of whom are (had. 

iii. Elizabeth Gleason. On the Shrewsbury, Mas?., records she 
is said to have been b. in Cambridge, Oct. 20, 1757. She 

82 



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probably d. y., as another child who had the same name 
was b. seven years later. 

iv. Eliab Gleason, b. in Shrewsbury, Mass., Nov. 10, 1750. In the 
Hist, of Charlestown, N. II., p. 586, it is stated that Eliab 
Gleason, lifer, was in Capt. Abiel Walker's Co., No. 1, Col. 
Benj. Bellows Reg., in the spring of 1777. He was dis- 
charged June 21 and enlisted again, Co. Xo. 0, against Bur- 
goyne. I can find nothing further concerning him. 

v. Winsor Gleason, b, Feb. IS, 17o'2 ; d. Aug. 8, 1816. 

vi. Betsey Gleason, b. 1704; d. June 7, 1811; m. John, son of 
Simon and Hannah Sartwell, b. May 2, 1754; d. Apr. 25, 
1S22. He was a younger brother of Capt. Simon, who m. 
Dolly Gleason. They lived in that part of Charleston, N. 
PI., that is now Langdon, and spent their lives at farming. 
Their children were: 

(a) Polly 7 Sartwell, b. Juno 20. 1777 ; m. (probably) Samuel, son 

of Jesse and Jane (McCurdy) Dart, b. Jan. 22, 17S5, and re- 
moved to New York Slate. 

(b) Betsey Sartwell, b. Mar. lf'», 1779. 

.(c) Esther Sartwell, b. Apr. 12. 17S1 ; d. in Langdon June 19, 1855; 
m. Apr. 15, 18(H), John Humphrey, who was b. in 1770 and d. 
in Langdon May IS, 1812. Their children were, I William"* 
Humphrey, b. June 29, 1 SO 1 ; d. June 1*27. II Royal Humph- 
rey, b. July 27, ISO:'. ; d. Aug. >>. 1S72 : m. Eliza , b. Oet. 1M0; 

d. Mar. 15. 180 1. Thev resided in Lanedon and had, John, 8 b. 
June 1,18,')3; d. Oct. A, 1872, Sarah, b. Mav :•;:>, 1835; d. Feb. 13, 
1864 : m. Geo. G. Pieree. Hcronlv child d. Apr. 11, 1864, Helen 
M., b. May 9, 1811 : m. Roswell Robinson, lives in So. Charles- 
town, N. H. Ill Sarah Humphrey, b. May 2-1, 1807; d. 188S; 

m. Ahlrieh. Her only child was Mary j.°,b. Sept. 27, 1S32; 

d. May 13. 1891. IV Almou Humphrey, b. 1808: d. Sept. 30,1860. 

(d) John Sartwell, b. Apr. 29, 1783 ; m. Mar. 27, 18U8, Emma Crosby 

of Langdon. 

(e) Eliae Sartwell. b. Apr. 13, 17-5 ; m. June 1, 180G, Hannah Gor- 

don of Langdon. Had children of secord in Langdon, I Oli- 
ver, 8 b. Mar. 17, 1809. and Clarissa, b. June 27, 1810. He prob- 
ably removed from the town. 

(f) Warren Sartwell, b. Apr. 19, 1787; m. Dec. 17, 1S20, Alta Wooley 

of Langdon. 

(g) Royal Sartwell, b. July 11, 1789 ; m. Jan. 10. 1816, Elvira Evans 

of Langdon. 

(h) Simon Sartwell, b. Mar. 4, 1791 ; d. July 5, 1861 ; m. Nov. 7, 1817, 
Betsey, dan. of Benj. and Betsey Elwell, b. Feb. 6. 1799 ; d. Dec. 
2,1872. He was a farmer in Langdon. Their children were 
(not in this order), I Benjamin 8 Sartwell. b. 1820; d. Oct. 3, 
1868. His wid. Mary, resided in Alstead, N. II. Their child- 
ren were, (1) Emma, 9 b. 1S50; d. Feb. 19, 1875: m. Elein L. 
Jennings, b. 1>50; d. June 13, 1877. Thev left no children. 
(2) Mary Ella, b. 1851 : d. Sept. 14, 1859. (3) Stella, b. 1853: d. 
Oct. 10, 1859. (-1) Charles Benjamin, b. 1856; d. Nov. ti. 1859. 
(5) Delia Olive, b. 1858. d. June 5, l>f>3: m. Edw. A. Ball. II 

Emily Sartwell, b. : d. July 6. lS'.'-i- m. Jonathan B. Way 

of Langdon. b. 1S;0; d. July 1-i. 1861. After his death she m. 
Col. Anzel Glover of Alstead, N. H. Her children were, besides 
three who d. y., John,' J Ida and Gertrude Way: all of whom 
live in Boston, Mass. Ill John Sartwell, who lives in Boston, 
Mass. 

(j) Almonv Saktwell, b. Mav 10, 1793. 

(k) Hannah Sartwell, b. July 9, 1795; in. Dec. 19. 1814, Samuel 
Dart. 

(1) Harriet Sartwell. b. Nov. 1, 1797 ; d. June 7. 1841, in Langdon. 

(m) Electa Sartwell, b. -Mar. 27, 1800 ; pub. Jan. 12, 1823, to Leon- 
ard Benton of Barton, Vt. 

vii. Tiiaddeus Gleason. I cannot find data of birth, but believe 
him to have been the youngest child. He was three times 
married. His first wife was Esther Bundy of Walpole, m. 
Aug. 0,1787. The second was Polly Read of AVestmore- 
land, m. Aug-. 23, 1789. In 1803 he m. Mehitabel Conelin 
(pub. Aug. 14, 1S03.) In a deed dated Aug. 27, 1816, Thad- 
deus Gleason and wife Mehitabel convey land that is 
described as conveyed by her as Mehitabel Conklin Dec. 24, 
1800 (Rockingham Town Records, VII, p. 38.) By dcod of 
Nov. 14, 1840 (Rockingham Town Records, XI, p. 311) she 
conveys a property and describes herself as widow of Thad- 



84 Gleason. [July, 

deus Gleason, late of Hazen, Warren Co., N. Y., and the 
property conveyed as her dower as widow of Peter Bellow? 
Jr., of Charlestown, N. H. In deed of Oct. 1G, J 837, Thad- 
deus and wife, and sons Koswell and Solon, all of Springfield, 
Vt., convey to Noah Parker Lot 6, Range 1, of 90 acre lots 
in Eockingham [Pec. XIII, p. 13.] There were several 
other deeds between the parties. To one of 1S1G, Isaac 
Gleason is a witness, and to one of 1828 Esther Gleason is 
a witness. 

Winsor 6 Gleason {Isaac' and Mary, Isaac* Isaac? Thomas? 
Thomas 1 ), b. Feb. IS, 1702 ; d. Aug. 8, 1810 ; m. Jan. 21 [6], 
1787, Sally Gleason, dau. of Isaac and Sally (Curtis) Gleason 
of Petersham, Mass., b. Apr. 7, 1707 ; d. Feb. 10 [18], 1801. 
He m. 2d, July 13, 1803, Martha Follett, b. Aug. 1, 1776; 
d. Feb. 28, 1858. He was a farmer in Langdon, His child- 
ren were : 

. Miranda 7 Gleason, b. Oct. 11, 1787 ; d. Sept. 1, 1795. 

i. Sally Gleason, b. Ang. 15, 17S9 ; d. Apr. If), 1796. 

ii. Polly (Mary) Gleason, b. Apr. 10, 1791 ; d. June 29, 1844; m. 
David Powers, who was b. in Phillipston, Alar. 25, 1783 
[1781]; d. in Hardwick, Mass., Pec. 17, 18G6, lie lived in 
Petersham, Mass., and Apr. 1, 1820, moved to Kiehmond, 
N. H., and bought the Wakefield tavern at the Four Corners. 
About ISoO, he sold the place to Stephen Wheeler, Jr., and 
on Apr. 1, 1831, moved to Koyalston. Mass., and three years 
later to Hardwick, Mass., where he lived the rest of his life. 
Their children were: 

(a) Analtne C. 8 Powers, b. in Petersham, Mass., Nov. 12, 181G; m. 
Arad Walker. 

(b) Lysander E'owers, b. in Petersham. Mass., Nov. 28, 181G: m. 
Hannah Dexter of Hardwick, June S, 1S42. 

(c) Mary Powers, b. in Riebmond, N. II., July 2i, 1821 ; d. Nov. 1, 
1821. 

(d) Louisa Powers, b. Nov. 11, !823 : m. Edward Dexter. 

(e) Mary Angelina Powers, b. in Richmond Feb. 1(5, 1829 ; m. Win- 
sor Gleason, her first cousin, July 4, 1850, resides in Elkland, 
Pa. 

(f) Julia A. Powers, b. in Royalston, Mass., Nov. SO, 1831 , m. Alfred 
Robinson. 

iv. Curtis Gleason, b. Mar. 10, 1793 ; d. Jan. 20, 1818 ; m. Mar. 22r 
1815, Betsev Randall of Langdon, who d. July 31, 1837, ae- 
49. 

v. Salmon Gleason, b. Apr. 5, 1795; d. May 19, 1795. 

vi. Winsou Gleason, b. Mav 19, 1790, in Langdon, N. H. ; d. in 
Canaan, N. PL, July 10, 1S78. lie ra. (1) Apr. 24, 1817, So- 
phia Clark (dau. of Nathaniel, probably), b. Nov. 14, 1749;; 
d. in Warren, Vt., Apr. 3, 1S46. lie in. '2) Almina, dau. of 
Joshua G. and Polly (Fisher) Silsby of Acworth, N. II. lie 
was first selectman of Warren, Vt., in 1824. His children 
were : 

(a) Emily 8 Gleason, b. in Langdon, Mar. 13, 1817 ; d. in Warren, Vt., 
about 1K27. 

(b) Sarah Gleason, b. Apr. 1, 1819; d. in Brookiicld. Vt., Apr. 28, 
I860; m. Geo. D. Smith, who served in a Vt. Reg. in the Civil 
War. Her children were, Helen 5 ' smith, in. Jones Ferris. II 
Julia Smith. Ill Laura Smith. 

(e) Cruris Warren Gleason, b. Pec. 6, 1821 : d. nun. Jan. 2-1. 1814. 

(d) Laura Parkhurst Gleason, b. Dee. 6, 1S23, in Warren, Vt. ; m. 
Apr. 18-16, Schuyler Van Deusen oi Warren. Has children, 
Lilla' 1 and Abraham Van Deusen. 

(e) John Clark Gleason, b. Aug. 28, 1825; in. Aug. 28, 1853, Susan 
II, Upham. Has children, Marv." Mardis, John and Susan. 

(f) Winsor Gleason, i>. Aug. 26, 1826 (1827) ; m. July 4, is.'.m, Ange- 
lina Towers (see above) his first cousin. He served two years 

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THE RUFUS PUTNAM HOUSE, 
Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts. 



MONUMENTAL INSCRIPTIONS IN THE OLD CEME- 
TERY OF RUTLAND, WORCESTER CO., MASS.* 

Contributed by David Everett Phillipps, of Columbus, Ohio. 

Rutland, which has aptly been called the "Cradle of Ohio," 
is situated in the center of the state of Massachusetts. Its 
scenery is picturesque and beautiful, abounding in hills and 
vales, brooks and natural lakes. Its principal street (or road) 
one and one-half miles long and ten rods in width, begins at the 
"Old Putnam house" and ascends the hill 1250 feet above the 
level of the sea to the center village, from which may be seen 
the towns and villages in every direction. Mountains nearly 
one hundred miles distant are visible. The blue hills of Milton, 
near the Atlantic, the Highlands on the Connecticut, Wachu- 
sett rises close at hand in the adjacent town of Princeton, while 
old Monadnock rears his rugged outline against the northern 
sky. 

The territory embracing this town was purchased from the 
Indians December 22, 1086, settled 1713, incorporated May 30, 
1722. Its situation has protected it against the encroachments 
of modern life, although its pure air and fine scenery has of late 
given it quite wide celebrity as a health resort. 

Rutland is rich in historic reminiscence. Its first called min- 
ister, together with two or three members of one of its first 
families, fell victims of the tomahawk of the savage. During 
the Indian troubles, 1723-30, Capt. Samuel Wright, one of its 
first proprietors and foremost citizens, led the scouts who pa- 
troled the settlements from Brookfieid to Lancaster and Sud- 
bury. From 1744 to 1700, in the French and Indian war, her 
young men did valiant and effective service. It was a war of 
races, the Latin against the Anglo-Saxon, for supremacy on 
this soil. Not less than eight companies, under their own offi- 
cers, marched from these hills to the frontiers on the Hudson, 
and Lakes George and Champlain. On their rolls are the 



*They were transcribed in 1*80, by Mr. James Andrew Smith, unci collated with public 
and private records by Mr. Louis M. Hanil', Clerk of Rutland. They arc owned by his 
daughter, Mrs. Harriet (Smith) Bush, of Brookfieid, Mass.. who placed them at the disposal 
of the collator for publication. To Mr. Ilanft', Mr. Francis K. Blake, and others, we are 
indebted for supplying the funds necessary to procure these MSS. for publication. 



So 



86 Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. [July, 

familiar names, Phelps, How, Stone, Wheeler, Moore, Clark, 
Rice, Reed, Davis, etc. These years of training and discipline 
in the arts of war prepared them for the greater contest to 
follow. 

In the war of the Revolution the town took prompt action and 
furnished many volunteers, who served with honor and distinc- 
tion throughout that great struggle. Two fell at Bunker Hill 
and a score or more were at Dorchester and the evacuation of 
Boston. In 1778, a division of Burgoyne's surrendered army 
were quartered here, extensive barracks having been erected 
for their use. Rutland, however, owes its greatest distinction 
in having been for eight years the home of Gen. Rufus Putnam, 
" Founder and Father of Ohio." His dwelling was built by Col. 
John Murray, Rutlaud's wealthiest and most honored citizen, 
who at the beginning of the Revolution held an official position 
under the crown and refusing to resign fled from the town and 
province never to return. His estates were confiscated and sold 
and this house was purchased by Gen. Rufus Putnam. It was 
in this house, on the 9th of January, 1780, that Gen. Tupper 
reported to Gen Putnam the result of his inquiries concerning 
the "Ohio Country." "The two veterans sat up together all 
night, and by daybreak had formed the plan which resulted in 
the organization of the 'Ohio Company' and its settlement at 
Marietta," and thus Rutland has earned its title, "Cradle of Ohio." 

The old mansion, together with about 150 acres of land, has 
been purchased and its title will be vested in the Trustees of 
National Reservations, to be preserved as a "Memorial of Gen. 
Putnam." On September 17, 1898, a bronze tablet was placed 
at the front entrance bearing the following inscription :* 

*The address upon this occas : on was delivered by Hon. George F. Hoar, Senior Senator 
from Massachusetts, to whom is largely due the preservation of the " Putnam Memorial." 



1902.] 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



87 



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Here 

FROM 1781 TO 1788 
DWELT 

General Rufus Putnam 

Soldier of the Old French War 

Engineer of the Works 

which compelled the british army 

to evacuate boston 

and of the fortifications of 

West Point 

Founder and Father 

of Ohio. 

In this House 

He planned and matured 

the Scheme of the Ohio Company 

and from it issued the Call for the 

Convention 

which led to its organization. 

Over this threshold 

He went to Lead the Company 

which settled Marietta 

April 7 1788. 

To Him 
under God Is owing 

THAT THE 

great Northwest Territory 

was dedicated forever to 

Freedom Education and Religion 

and that the 

United States of America 

is not now a 

great Slaveholding Empire. 



Placed by the 
Massachusetts / \ Sons of the 

Society r UL f Revolution 



tirxTrrniruJiAAXXi 



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r z iirniiTnini u f. | 



Shortly after the settlement of the town, what is now called 
the "Old Cemetery" was set apart for burial purposes. It is 
located on nearly the highest point of land, near the meeting 
house. It is enclosed by a boulder stone wall, within which 
rest the remains of the early settlers and the fathers and moth- 
ers of those Ohio Pioneers who emigrated from this town 
in company with General Putnam and whose descendants are 
found in all parts of the " Old Northwest." Many of the graves 



88 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



[July, 



were never marked, and some stones have disappeared since 
Mr. Smith with such painstaking labor deciphered and tran- 
scribed their records. Many are badly broken, and all bear 
evidences of the ravages of time. 

It is quite fitting, and a source of no little gratification, that 
this Society is permitted to publish, and thus preserve in its 
archives, these records and memorials of some of the pioneers 
of the "Old Northwest." 



Here lies Buried y e 
Body of Colonel William 
ARBUTNATT* who died 

January ye ]G 17G5 
aged 38 years. 

Sacred 

to the Memory of 

Dean ENOCH ADAMS 

(formerly of Medfield) 

who departed this life 

July 11th 1811. 

aged 77. 

Dust thou art, and unto dust thou shall return 

DANIEL W. 

son of 

Mr. Moses and 

Mrs. Sally Brooks 

Died 

Aug. 17. 1823. 

ML 21. 

Death with his dart, has pere'd my heart, 
When I was in my prime ; 
When this you see, grieve not for me, 
Twas Gods appointed time. 

Erected 

In Memory of 

Mes. PATTY "BOICE 

Wife of Mr. Thomas 

Boice who died 

April 30 1810. 

in the 40 year 

of her age. 

Behold and sec as you pass by 

As you are now so once was I 

As I am now so you m ust be 

Prepare for death and follow me. 

Here lies the Body 

of Mrs. 

ABIGAIL BALL 

Wife to Deacon Eleaze* 

Ballt who died Oct. 

9th i74i i n y e 39th 

year of her age. 



ALFRED P. 

son of 
Dea. Benjaman & 
Mrs. Polly S. Buns 
Died March 1. 1829. 
MX. 5 yrs. & 3 Mts. 
So fades the lovely, blooming flower, 
Frail smiling solace of an hour; 
^o soon our transient comforts ily, 
And pleasure only blooms to die*. 

In Memory of 
Mrs. BETSY 

Relict of 
Isaac Bryant 

who died 

Jan. 2. 1845. 

MX. 78. 

In Memory of 

Mr. Isaac 

BRYANT— 

who died 

June 4 1836. 

MX. 74. 

Erected 

In Memory of 

Ms. WILLIAM 'BRIDGE* 

who died 

Feb. 9th 1S05 

in the 64 year 

of his age 

Erected 

In Memory of Miss 

POLLY BRIDGE 

Da ut r f Mr. WillV? and 

Mrs. Mary Bridge 

t who died Jan. 2<*t 1800. 

in yv 18th year of her age 

Tier life was like a morning llower, 

Cut down and withered in an hour. 



*Arbuthnott. 

tDea. Ball was one of the first proprietor; 
of Rutland, and his descendants are nunier 
ous in various parts of the country.— P. 



*IIe was a useful citizen, an Ensign of Min- 
ute men. His widow was living in 1836, aged 
W years.— P. 
, flown record says Jan. 1, 1800. 



1902] 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



89 



In Memory of 

EDWARD II. 
son of Jonathan and 

Sarah B. Barney 
of Boston who died 
in Rutland Aug. 2. 
1826 JEt 22 Months 

Suffer little Children to come unto me find 
forbid them not, for of such is the Kingdom 
of Heaven. 



In Memory of 

JAMES BYRAN son of 

Mr. Patrick Byran 

& Mrs. Margret 

his wife 

He died 

June ye 11th 1774 

in the 5 year of his age. 

In Memory of 
SAMUEL son of 

Capt- Samuel 

Brown* & Sarah 

his wife died Sept. 

10th 1756 aged 

7 years & 

2 Months. 



Here lies the body of 

Mr. TRUSTRAM BROWNING 

who was borne in 

Rutland Septem* 22»<i 

17 2 9. 

and died Janry, Qth 

1755 in the 25 

year of his age.t 

Erected 
In Memory of 
Lieut SAMUEL BROWNING 
who departed this Life 
Oct. ye 23<\ 1783. t 
Aged 43 years 
11 Months & 23 days. 
Lo in the law Jehovah dwels 
But Jesus in concel'd 
Whereas the gospel's nothing else 
But Jesus Christ reveal'd. 

Here lies the bodv 

of Mr. JAMES BROWNING— 

who received his Birth 



*Capt. Samuel Brown was brother of Eleazcr 
Brown, the first settlerof Hubbardston(widow 
Browns town). He was an active citizen, hold- 
in,'; many offices in civil und military life. * 

tNcver married. 

JThe Tecords give the date of Mr. Brown 
ing's death as Oct. 3, 1783. Reed's Historv o 
Butland Rives Oct. 3, 178:5; Town Record, Oct 
23, 1 7js;>. He wasSerg't in the company oi" Min 
ute Men commanded by (apt. Thomas Eustis 
who marched from Rutland to Cambridge 
April 1!>, 1775. lie was drowned on the eve- 
ning of Oct. 123, 1783 in crossing a stream. He 
never married.— P 



and Education in Scotland 

and spent the last of 

His days in this Town. 

He departed this life 

Feb*. 3?? 1749. 

Aged 77 * 

In memorv of the 

KEY. JOSEPH BUCKMINSTER1 

for more than 50 years Pastor of 

the church in Rutland, who departed 

this life Nov. :-><.\ 1702: in the 73<i 
year of his age. He was distinguished 
for intellectual ability and ministerial 

fidelity and zeal and endured for a 
long time the distresses of a cancerous 
complaint, which finally terminated 
his days. 

The grave contains all that could die 
His spirit dwells with God on high. 

Erected 

In Memory of Lieut. 

WILLIAM BROWNING t 

who died 

Oct. lGth 180G. 

yEt. 83 years. 

Thou dear departed soul adieu 
Thy lifeless clay must here remain 
Till Christ this body shall renew 
Then both with Joy shall meet again. 

Erected 
In Memory of 
MISS MARTHA BROWN- 
ING^ Daughter of 
Mr. John & Mrs. 
Sarah Browning 



-The age as above given is an obvious erroiv 
as his first child, William, was born in the gar- 
rison Aug. 20, 17:2:?. He was grandfather of the 
William Browning, son-in-law of Gen. Ruins 
Putnam, who was of that company (families) 
who left Rutland in September, 1700. 

|-He was only 23 years of age when he was 
settled the second minister of Rutland in 1742. 
His wife was Lucy Williams, whose father 
and grandfather were eminent ministers and 
whose mother was a daughter of the cele- 
brated Dr. Solomon Stoddard of Northamp- 
ton, Mass. Their son Joseph and grandson 
Joseph S. were among the most noted pulpit 
orators of their lime. Their daughter Han- 
nah married Capt. Benjamin Miles, 17so, and 
had children, Joseph Buckminster and Ben- 
jamin Hubbard (twins), b. June 21, 17S1 : 
Jamrs Lanman, 17S:J; Lucv Williams, 17ni; 
William Moore. 17S6; Mary Prescott, 17S9. In 
1700, Capt. and Mrs. Miles, with their six 
young children, made the journey to Marietta, 
Ohio, inau ox wagon, arriving in safety be- 
came the founders of most of the Miles fami- 
lies of Ohio.— P. 

X William Browning married Rebecca Mc- 
Farland of Worcester, Mass. His son William 
mairied Abigail, dau. of C!en. Rufus Putnam 
and went toOhiof where he arrived Nov. 1790. 
He never returned to his native town again. 
—P. 

((Granddaughter of Mr. James & Mrs. Eliz- 
abeth browning. 



90 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



[July 



who died 

Aug. 2. 1808. 

Mt. 26.* 

Though the pale corpse is in the grave 

consigned 
She leaves a pattern for her sex behind 
The sun of virtue never can decay 
It shines in time, and gives eternal day. 



MR. 



Erected 
In Memory of 
JOHN BROWNING! 

who Died 
April 12th ]812 

Farewell My Wife and Children dear 
This worlds no more my rest 

In heaven I hope to meet you there 
God's saints are ever blest. 



MRS. SARAH BROWNING 

Wife of 

Mr. John Browning 

who departed this life 

Deer. 6. 1800. 

Mt. 61. 

In Memory of 

WATSON BROW r NING 

son of Mr. James & Mrs. 

Nabby Browning 

who died 

Sept. 2. 1805. 

Mt. 6y. 5M. & 15 d. 

In Memory of 
WILLARD BROWN- 
ING, son of Mr. James 
& Mrs. Nabby Browning 
who Died 
Sept 13th 1805 
JEt. 2y. 4M. & 8 d. 

In Memory of 

MR. 

JAMES BROWNING 

who died 

July 20. 1820. 

Mt. 52. 

Erected 
In Memory of 
MRS. NABBY BROWNING 
Wife of 
James Browning 
who died 
Mav 22. 1804. 
Mt. 30. 
Thou dear departed Soul adieu 
Thy lifelesy clay must here remain 
Till Christ, this body shall renew 
Then both with Joy shall meet again. 
(This stone is badly broken, 18S0.) 



In Memory of 

ROXY BARTLETT 

Dautr of Mr. Adonijah 

and Mrs. Ruth Bartlett 

who died Oct* 24th 

1801 Aged 4 years 

1 Months 10 days. 

In Memory of 

HANNAH BARTLETT 

daug r of Mr. Levi 

& Mrs.' Sally Bartlett 

who died 

Jan. 18th isoo* 

aged 4 years. 

In Memory of 

MRS. MARY BARTLETTj 

widov.- of 

Mr. Daniel Bartlett 

who died 

Jan.t 12. 1825 

Mt. 95. 



In Memory of 

LEVI son of Mr. 

Daniel Bartlett 

& Mary his wife 

Died Septr 7th 1756 

His age was 1 Year 

11 Mos. & 16 Days. 

In Memory of 

MR. DANIEL BARTLETT 

who died 

Deer 17 1801. 

Alt. 8 3. 

In Memorv of Mrs 
SARAH CLAP Wife' of 

Majr Daniel Clap? 

Who Dec't August ye 23 

A. D. 1776 Which 

Day Just concluded 

the 34th year 

of her age. 



In 

Memory of 

MR. AARON CRAWFORD 

who died Aug. f>th 

1754. aged 77 years. 

Make use of present time 
Because you must 
Take up your lodging 
Shortlv in the dust. 



*Town record says 25 vr. 9 mo. 
fMr. Browning m. Sarah Tuil'ts of Brook- 
field, who d. Dee. 0, 1800, aged 01 years.— 1'. 



*Town record eavs June 10, 1800. 

•jThe husband of Mrs. Mary B, was son of 
Henry R., who came from Wales about 1700 
and is the common ancestor of the Bartletts 

of Massachusetts. — 1'. 

{Rev. Josiah Clark's record says June 12. 
Oldest person in tow n. 

gPuniel Clapp was an active, useful citizen, 
who after the death of his wife removed U> 
Worcester and was Register of Deeds for many 
years.— 1'. 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



91 



Here is Buried v e 

Body of MR. SAMUEL 

CRAWFORD- who 

departed this 

Life Oct. 17th 

1760 ag ed 55 years. 

In Memory of Mrs. 

AGNES CRAWFORD 

wife of Mr. Aaron 

Crawford who 

departed this 

life December 10. 

1760 

aged 82 years. 

In Memory of 

MR JAMES CUNNINGHAM 

who died Feb'y 20 l . h 

1786 aged 73 ys 

He was born in Ireland in the 

County of Dary & come to 

New England 

3 737. 

In Memorv of 
MR. EBENEZER 
CHAMBERLAIN 

who died 

Ag. 22 1830 

y Et. 5 6. 

In Memorv of 

MRS. POLLY 

wife of Mr. 

Ebenezer Chamberlain 

who died 

Nov. 7. 1S30. 

JEt. 52. 



In 

Grateful Testimony 

to the 

Worth and services 

of the 

REV. JOSIA11 CLARKEt 

this monument 

is erected 

by many 

A native of Northampton 

he departed this life 

July 11, 1845 

in the 61 st year of his age 

and 28t h of his Ministry 

to the 1 st Congregational 

Church and Society 

in this town 

No marble eulotcy thy virtues need 

For us who saw' thy life— tixy living breed 

Stranger of coming time, this resting place 

_ Is b is Vim served hi^ God and loved his race. 

'■•TheOrawfordsof Rutland were Irish Pres- 
byterians who brought letters from Ireland. 
Hon. Win. H Crawford, Keo'y of the Treasury 
and Judge of the Supreme Court of Georgia 
Mas of tins family.— P. 

tFifth minister of Rutland. 



SYDENHAM 
Died Aug. 21ft 1823. 

vEt. 6 years. 

LUCY* SUMNER 

died Aug. 29th 1823. 

JEt. 20 Months. 

Children of the Rev. Josiah 

Clark and his Wife Asenath. 

And he took them in his arms 
And blessed them. 

NANCY PARSONS 

died at Leicester 

March 20. 1813 Mt, 7 Mts. 

CHARLES CHAUNCY 

died Febr 9. 1820. 

vEt. 15 M. 

Children of the Rev. Josiah 

& Mrs. Asenath Clark. 

Suffer little children to come unto me 

for of such is the Kingdom of Heaven. 



' Erected .■ - '*-- 

In Memory of 

M?s MARGRET COWDEN 

Wife of Mr Samuel Cowden 

who departed this life 

J any 25th 1792 in the 

54th year of her age. 

How lov'd or valu'd now avails 

me not, 

By whom lamentrd or by whom 

forgot, 

A little dust is all remains of me, 

Tisall I am and all you soon must be. 



In Memory of 

M* EPHRAIM 

CHURCH who 

died Sept ye 25 

1775 in the 61 

year of his 

Age. 

Far from this world of Toil and Strife 
They are present with the Lord 
The labours of their mortal life 
End in a large reward. 



In Memorv of 
SILAS CHURCH 

son of My 

Ephraim Church 

& Sarah his wife 

Died Jany 13th 1759. 

in yc 12 year his 

age 

Erected 

In Memorv of 

MR. SAMUEL COWDEN 

who died 

'Town and private record givesname iVancy 
Sumner Chirk. Josiah < lark was the lifth min- 
ister of Rutland, 161S-1SIJ. 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



[Jul; 



Nov. 10.*1S12 

in the 86 year 
of his age. 
Farewell my friends and Children dear, 
To a kind parents voice give ear, 
Speaking as yon are passing by, 
Prepare for death for yon must die. 



Here lyes the body of 
SAMUEL son of Mr. 

Samuel Cowden 6c 
Margaret his wife who 

died Oct? 4$ 1777 

in y e 8 year of his age. 

Youth think on death. 



Here lies ye Body of 
MATHEW COLLER son of 
Mr. Archabel & Mrs Margaret 

Coller who died Sept 23 
1748 in y c 19 th year os his age 

In Memory of their son John 

Coller who died at Cape 

Breton Feb'y 18th 1740 i n 

his 22 year. 

In Memory of 

ANNA CHILD, Daughr 

of Mr. Abiather & Mrs. 

Sarah Child who died 

Jan 2G 1800 in the 

11 year of her age. 

Her life was like a morning flower 
Cut down and withered in an hour. 



Here Lies Buried y c 

BODY OF Mr Daniel 

Campbell! Born JN 

Scotland Came into 

New England anno 1716 

Was murdered on his own 

farm in Rutland 

By Ed. Fitzpatrick an 

Irishman on march 

ye 8th anno D^ 1744 

in yc 48 year 
of his age 

Man knoweth 
not his time 

Here lies buried the 

body of MR. SIMON 

DAVIS who died on 

April yc 9th 1754 i n the 

41 st year of his age. 

I Cro. xv. 55. O Death where is thy sting. 



In 

Memory of 

MRS. MARY DAVIS 

widow of 

Mr. Peter Davis 

who died 

Julv 23. 1825. 

'JEt. 87. 



Here lies buried the body of Mrs. 

HANNAH DAVIS Widow of Mr. 

Simon Davis* who died 

with the Small Pox Jan* 

ye 7. 1761tinthe47 

year of his age. 

I Cor. xv. 55. O Death whore is thy sting 

O Grave where is thy victory 

Erected 

In Memory of Lieut. 

PETER DAVIS* 

who died 

Jan. 2d 1780* in the 49th 

year of his age. 

Also Ten Children of 

Peter 6c Mary Davis. 

Here lies buried the 

body of SIMON son 

of SIMON DAVIS and 

Hannah his Wife who 

died Deer ye 28. 1760. 

in the VS year of 

his age. 

In Memory of 

COL. SAMUEL DAVIS 

who died 

Dec. 29, 1799 

aged 53 years. 

& for a number of years 

was Deacon of the 

Church & was 

esteemed by his 

acquaintances. 

In Memorv of Mrs 

REBECCA DAVIS the Wife 

of Capt Peter Davis. 

She decy March 3<1 

1774 in yfc 62 l1 year 

of her age. 

In Memory of 

MR.PHINEHAS DAVIS 

son of Capt Peter Davis 

6c Mrs. Rebecca his 



■Town record gives Nov. 11. 

tHe was the first victim of mnrder by a 
white man in the county. The murderer was 
executed Oct. 18, 1711, the first execution for 
that crime in the county of Worcester. — P. 



-Simon Davis and his father, Simon Davis. 
Sen., were among the leading and mo.st uciivr 
men in the county.— P. 

fTown record gives 1760. 

tson of Capt. Peter Davis, one of the earn- 
est settlers and next to Col. John Murray vva^ 
the wealthiest citizen of his time.— 1'. 

jjTown records, lT.si. 



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93 



Wife, he Dec? 

January 1771 in the 

35 year of his age. 

In Memory of 
MRS. ASENETH 

wife of 

Mr. Thomas Davis 

who died 

Sept 2. 18*26. 

Alt. 35.* 



In Memory of 

MRS. REBEKAH 

wife of 

Coin. Samuel Davis 

who died 

Oct. 9, 1829, 

iEt. 85. 



In Memory of 
MRS. BETSEY 

wife of 

Mr. Isaac Davis 

who died 

Dec. 10. 1824 

Mi. 43. 

When God doth call we must go 

And leave our friends in tears behind. 



In Memory of 

Mr. 
ISAAC DAVIS 

who died 
March 2(5. 1833. 
YEt. 53.t 
Farewell vain world, I am gone home : 
My Saviour smil'd, and bid me come 
Bright Angels carried me away 
To sing Gods praise in endless day. 

In Memory of 

Mr. 

SILAS DAVIS 

who died 

May 19. 1837 

in 1 lis 61 year 

Prepare to meet thy God. 

Erected 

to the Memory of 

Capt ELIJAH DEMOND 

who died 

August 18 1825. 

liged SG. 

In Memory of 

Mrs. 

LUCY DEMOND 

wife of 

Capt Elijah Demond 

who died 
Augt G. 1819. Mt. 76. 



ALPHEUS 

Died April 16. 1808. 

aged 6 years & 4 Mts. 

SALLY H. 

Died Aug. 11. 1813. 

Aged 5 days. 
Children of Daniel 
& Hannah Demond 



In Memorv of 

ELIZABETH SMITH 

Daughter of 

Mr. Joseph & 

Mrs. Mary Demond 

who died 

Sept. 7. 1826 

aged 17 Months a 15 days 

In Memory of 

JOSEPH. E. DEMOND 

son of Mr. Joseph a 

Mrs. Mary Demond 

who died Sept. 5. 1831. 

aged 4 years a- 4 days. 

In Memorv of 
GEORGE 

son of 

Joseph & 

Mary Demond 

who died July 29, 1833. 

aged 19 Months a 13 days. 

In Memory of 

MRS. HARRIET DEMOND 

wife of 

Mr. Charles Demond 

& Daughter of 

Col. Andrew & 

Mrs. Submit Smith 

who died 

August 6 182G 

aged 22 years 3 M. 

& 9 days. 

We mourn departed worth. 



fcfown record, ftge34. 
t'fown record, age 54. 



WILLIAM M. 

son of William & 

Elizabeth Dean 

Died 

Sept. 1. 1800. 

JEt, 3 ys. & 5 Ms. 

In Memory of Mr. Jonas 

DUNCAN, son of Mr. Simeon 

Duncan, he Dec. 1 August y e 3 d 

1773 in the 30 th year 

of his age. 

In Memory of Miss Mehetebel 

WRIGHT, Who Dec.' Sept. ye 10th 

1773 in the 23 year 

of her a«»e. 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



[July 



They Publish d ware 
Marriage desind in heaven 
Before the Mariag day 
Death threw his fatal dart. 



Our Mother 
ABIGAIL R. ESTABROOK 

died July 9 1860 
yEt. 82 yrs. 9 Ms. 

Here in God's care await O precious dust 
The Joyful resurrection of the Just. 

Sacred 
to the memory of 
MR. DANIEL ESTABROOK* 
who died August 21 1799 
Aetatis 94 
Down in this dark and silent bed 
The stroke of death hath laid my head 
Gods trump shall sound I hope to rise . 
And meet my Savior in the skies. 

Sacred 

to the Memory of 

MRS. HANNAH ESTABROOK 

wife of Mr. Daniel Estabrook 

who died August 5 1775 

Aetatis 62 

Blessed are the dead 
who die in the Lord 



Here lies the 

Body of TIIADAIS 

ESTABROOK son of 

My Daniel & Mrs 

Hannah Estabrook 

who died Sept r 

11. 1740 aged" 

1 year & 4 M<? 



In Memory of 

M? DANIEL ESTABROOK 

who died 

Septr 11 1816 

in the 75 yr 

of his age 

Draw near my friends & take thought 
How soon a grave may be your lot 
Make sure of Christ while 'life remain 
And death will be eternal gain 

In Memory of 

SILAS son of Mr 

Daniel Estabrook 

& Mrs 

Persis his wife he deed 

Nov ye 5 1771 aged 3 

years & 5 months 



In Memory of 
SAMUEL son of Mr 



Daniel Estabrook* 

& Mrs. Perses his 

Wife. He deed 

March ye 14th 17751 

Aged 3 years & 

7 Months. 



PERSIS 

Relict of 

Daniel Estabrook 

died 

Dec 25 1S28 

Aged 86. 



JEDEDIAH 
ESTABROOK 

died 

Eeb. 3. 1845 

Aged 77 

In 

Memory of 
Mrs. 
ELIZABETH ESTABROOK 
wife of 
Mr. Jedediah Estakrook 
who died . 
July 8, 1823 
JEt 53 
Jesus can make a dying bed 
Feel soft as downy pillows are 
While on his breast 1 lean my head 
And breathe my life out sweetly there 

In Memory of 

JOHN FIELD Jun 

son of 

Dr. John? & Mrs. 

Rhoda Field 
who died June 3 

1808 aged 2 
years & 5 Months 

In Memory of 
Mrs. GRACE 

wife of 
Joseph Field 

who died 

Aug. 9. 1840. 

Mt. 98. 

Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord 



*Camc from Lexington and was of the same 
family as Rev. Benj. Kstabrook, the tirst min- 
ister of Lexington.— P. 



*Mr. Daniel Estabrook was a son of Daniel 
Estabrook, one of the early settlers in Rutland 
who with his wife Hannah came from Sud- 
bury about 172:5. Daniel Estabrook, Jr., in 
1737* and married Persis, daughter of Hczekian 
Newton of Paxton. Several of their descend- 
ants are inhabitants of Rutland. 

tTown reeord gives March 14, 1770. _ 
S Dr. John Field was drowned in ( eciar 
Swamp Pond Aug. 28, 1815. II*' and another 
man were fishing from a boat, Dr. Field was 
drowned, the other was not. Dr. Field was 
considered a very skillful physician and hao 
a good practice tit the time of his death. 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



95 



Dea. 
TILLY FLINT 

died 
Fel5. 23, 1842 

JEt 83 
Blessed are the peace makers 

In Memory of 

MRS. RUTH 

Wife of Tilly Flint Esq. 

who died 

July 22, 1826 

JEt. 5S 



In Memory of 

two sons and an only 

Daughter of Tilly Flint esq. 

& Ruthy his wife who . 

departed this life on the 

Gth & yth of Sept. 1813 

TRACY at, 17 

CATHERINE ret. 8 

FRANCIS B. FLINT ret 5 



HARRISON 

Died Sept. 18. 1823. 

aged 2 vears. 

LOUISA HARRISON 

Died Jul v 21. 1838. 

Son and Daughter of 

George S. & 

Joann Flint* 



Sacred to the Memory of 

REV. LUKE BALDWIN FOSTER 

who died 23 May 1817 

in the 28 year of his ace 

and the 5th of his Ministry 

Pastor of the Church in Rutland! 

Also FANNY FIDELIA 

daughter of Rev. L. B. & Eunice 

Foster died Aug. 22 1817. 

aged 3 years & 5 Ms. 

Here lies Buried 

ye Body of Mr. 

SKELTON FELTON 

who departed 

this life 
April ye 18th 

A.D. 1749. 
Aged 07 vears 
5 M. & 12 Ds. 



'"Grandchildren of Dea. Tilly Flint— P. 

fThe third minister of Rutland, settled 
when but 23 years of apfe. — P. 

Rev. LukeBaldwin Foster was a son of Rev. 
Daniel Foster of New Braintree, educated at 
Burlington Coll.. Yt., and settled at Rutland 
Feb. 24, 1813. He married Eunice Knight of 
Western in 1st:;. Mr. Foster received (he hon- 
ors of Masonry at his burial by Thompson 
Lodge A. F. & A. Masons of Rutland, of which 
he was a member. 



CHARLES 

son of 
George & Martha 

C.Fay 

died Jan. IS. 1832. 

aged 1 rear 

6 Mo. & 27 days. 

So fades the lovely blooming flower. 

Erected 

In Memory of 

MRS. RUTH FROST 

wife of Mr. Ebcnezer Frost 

who died 

July 20 1821. 

JEt 89. 



JACOB FISK. 

Died 

Feb. 13. 1848. 

yEt. 85. 



Erected 

In Memory of Lieut. 

ROBERT'FORBES* 

who deceased 

Feb. 17th 1799. 

Aged 80 years. 



In Memory of 

M«s. MARY FORBUS 

who deed. Janry 

33d U76 aged 

53 years. 



In Memory of 

Reyd and Learned 

THOMAS" FRINKt the First 

Settled Minister in Rutland 

who departed this life 

for abetter one on the 21st Pay 

of Augst 1777 in the 

73 year of his age. 

In Memory of M RS 
LUCY FRINK the 
amiable Consort of 

Poet John Frink Jim? 

who died June ye 20$ 

A.P. 1788 aged 27 years 

9 Months & 20 days. 



*Ari early resident and an active officer in 
the Revolution.— P. 

tKev. Thomas Frink was horn in Sudbury, 
graduated at Harvard in 1722, Settled in Rut- 
land Nov. 1, 1727. dismissed Sept. 8, 1740; was 
pastor of the 3rd Church in Plymouth in 174:> 
and of Barrc in 1753, and spent hi* last days 
in Rutland. Ho married lsabell.dau.of Capt. 
Samuel Wright. Feb. 13, 15*29. See "A Ministry 
of Fifty Years," preached at Barre, Mass.. by 
James Thompson Jan'y 11, l>">{, pag« 10. Rev. 
Thomas Fink prt ached the Election Sermon 
1>efore the Governor and Council at Boston in 
1768. 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



[July 



Likewise 
SAMUEL their son elide June ye 

1 A.D. 1788, aged G Days. 
Farewell my best beloved friend 
Whose virtuous deeds adorned her life ; 
Beloved by those she left behind 
$ >;-. * * * « 

In Memory of 

ISABEL FRINK third 

Daughter of Doc 1 . 

John Frink* a j1™ 

Elizebath his wife 

who departed this life 

for a better Dec' - ve 24th 

A.D. 178G in ye 21st year 

of Her age. 

My youthful days cut short by thee 
And lengthened to eternity 
And all that in Jehovah die 
Shall live with Christ eternally. 

Memento Mori 
Sacred 
to the Memory of the 
HON. JOHN FESSENDEN ESQ.f 
who departed this life 
April im 1793 
aged 64 years. 
In the cold mansions of the silent tomb, 
How still the solituae! how deep the gloom ! 
Here sleeps the dust unconscious close con- 
fined 
But far, far, distant dwels the immortal mind. 



Jan. ye 22^ :i; 1754 

in y e 49 th year of 

his age. 



In Memory of two 

Children of JOHN 

FESSENDEN Esq. 

& M?s Elizabeth 

his wife. 

THOMAS died Angst 

11th 1779 aged 3 days. 

RELIEF died Jan>y 

lst 1784 aged 3 years 

and 18 days. 
"Our Lord Jesus Christ 
has said that " of such 
is the kingdom of Heaven. 



Memento Mori 

Erected 
In Memory of Doc. 
HEZEKIAH FLETCHER* 
who departed this life 



*Dr. John Frink was oldest son of Rev. 
Thomas Frink, bom in Rutland Sept. 7, 17.il; 
in. Elizabeth, dan. of Capt. Peter Davis of Rut- 
land, June 5, 1754, who was b. Feb. 11. 1734. 

tile was born in Lexington, bought a farm 
and moved to Rutland ptvs ions to the Revo- 
lution, was state Representative, Slate Sena- 
tor, Justice of the Peace, and one, of the Com- 
mittee for the Commonwealth to sell confis- 
cated lands. 

He was of the celebrated 1'essendcn family 
of Massachusetts and Maine.— P. 

tile was the Proprietors' and Town Cleric, 
and at his death was succeeded by his son 
Alpheus, also a physiciau. — 1*. 



Memento Mori 

Erected 

In Memory of Doc r 

ALPHEUS FLETCHER 

who departed this life 

June ye 12th 1766. 

In ye 35 year 

of his acre. 



In Memory of Mrs. 
MARY FLETCHER 

the wife of Cap 1 Jonathan 

Fletcher. She died Sep* ye 13 

175G aged 26 years. 

In Memory of ANN! 
Daughter of Capt Jonathan 

Fletcher a M'> Mary his 

Wife. She died Sept ye 10^ 

175G Aged 

2 years & 

7 Months. 



Erected 

In Memory of Dea u 

JOHN FLETCHER 

"vvho departed this life 

Jauy 30tii 1792 in 
the 74 year of his age. 

Behold my friends, in me you all may see 
An emblem of what you ere long mu>t be 
Remember you like me was form'd of dust 
And with tlie Earth unite again you must. 

Erected 
In Memory of Mrs, 
JANE FLETCHER 

who departed this life 
March 10tb 1801 
Aged 83 year:?. 

In 

Memory of 

SAMUEL GOODALEi 

son of 

Mr. Nathan & Mrs. Elizabeth 

Goodale born Feb. 4th 1768 

died Dec. 23^ 1770 

In Memory of 
PATRICK GREGORY 

who was born 
in the Parish of 



♦Town record, Jan. 21. 
tTown record gives the name "Amy." 
1 Ho was an elder brother of Dr. Lincoln 
Goodale.so well known in Columbus, o., as a 
leading ciri/en formnny years, whose name is 
perpetuated in its principal nark, a street, a 
Masonic Lodge, etc. l!i> mother wus <\-.\u. of 
Capt. John Phelps of Rutland, who *\ : .cd in 
Columbus, (.)., Jan. 'Jl, 1809. (fine Phelps;.—!'. 



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97 



Lyner in the County 
of Donagall it- 
Kingdom of Ireland. He 
Died July 5^ 1756 
aged 63 years. 

Sacred 

to tlio memory of 

REV. HEZEKIAH GOODRICH* 

Died Feb. 7th i s 1 2 

Aged 42 years 

and in the 19.th of his 

Ministry in 

Rutland. 

Erected 

In Memory of 

CAPT. STEPHEN GATES 

who died 

Oct. 5th 1773 

yEt. 55. 



Erected 

In Memory of 

MRS. DEMARLS GATESt 

wife of Capt. Stephen 

Gates who died 

Dec. 3<1 1S09. 

JEt. 84. 



Next to Damaris Gates's grave is a 
stonet in several parts, the upper part 
cannot be read as the letters are scaled 
off. The lower part reads : 
E. N. GATES 

who died 

Aug. 6th 17(53 

iEt. 21. 



In Memorv 

of DAVID GATES 

son of Mr Stephen? 

& Mr? Damaris 

Gates was born 

Aucjt 25th 17,30 

Died Mav 20' h 

1750'. 



In 

Memory of 

Mrs. 

ABIGAIL GATES 

widow of 

Mr. Samuel Gates 

who died 

Sept 26.1820 

JEt. 94. 

ZEDOCK GATES Esq. 
Born Aug. 5. 1760 
Died Dec. 14. 1821. 



Erected 

In Memory of Mrs. 
HANNAH GATES 
Wife of Mr. Zedock 

Gates who died March 

30th 1800 Aged 35 years 

and 3 days. 

In Memory of 

HANNAH METCALF 

Daughter of Zedock 

Esq. & Mrs. Emilia 

Gates who died 

April] 3th isiO. 

yEt. 7 years & 12 d. 

Erected 

In Memorv of 

MR. JOHN GOODELL 

who died 

Mav 25 1824 

JEt. 58. 



In 

Memory of 

Mr. 

SAMUEL GATES 

who died 

Feb'- 19. 1803 

M. 78. 



Erected 

In Memory of 

MR. JOSHUA GOODELL 

who died 

April l?t 1807 

in the 40 year 

of his age. 

How vain, and transient are the charmes 

Of every earthly view ; 
Cold death lias clasp'd me in hi.s amies, 

Farewell my friends, Adieu. 

Memento Mori 

In Memorv of 

M* ALEXANDER 

GRAHAM- who 

died March ye 

29th A.D. 1770 in 

the 47 year 

of his aire. 



*The third minister of Rutland.— P. 

tShe was a How of Sudbury, !ind of the 
family who built the " Wavside Inn."—!' 

tStonoof Stephen, son oi* Stephen and Da- 
maris (Jntes. 

?|Mr. Stephen Gates married Damaris How 
Of Marlborough and settled in Rutland in 1749. 



Erected 
In Memory of Miss 
DOLLY GRAHAM 



*He was a son of Duncan Graham who was 

m. twiee. 1st to Martha , who d. in 1770; 

2d to Margaret Gray, who after the death of 
Mr. Graham m. Lieut. Forbus. 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



[July, 



Dau* r of Mr. Alexander 
and Mrs. Margaret Gra- 
ham who died Sept 25 tk 
1792 in her 17 year. 

Stop here young friends, see where I lie, 
Remember you are born to die, 
Prepare for death and follow me 
Into a long eternity. 

In Memory of 
SAMUEL HENRY 
Son of M? William 
Henry* & Mys Su- 
sannah his wife 
born April 7 th 
1773 & died 
March 8*h 1775 



In Memory of 
JOHN HENRY 

Son of 

Mr W"i Henry 

& M« Susannah 

his Wife 

Born June 24th 1779 

Died Nov 2d 1781 



In Memory of 

ELIZABETH HENRY 

Daughter of 

Mr. William Henry 

& Mrs. Susannah 

his wife 
born May 2. 1783 
Died March 1(5 

1785. 

In Memory of 

ELIZABETH HENRY 

Daughter of 

Mr Wra Henry 

& Mrs Susannah 

his wife 
Born April 20 1786 
Died May 10th 1786 

In 

Memory of 

CHARLES HENRY 

Son of 
Mr William & 
M" Susannah Hen- 
ry born May 1st 1791 
Died March" 10th 1795 



In Memory of 

the 2d CHARLES son of 

Mr William Henry 



& Mrs. Susannah 

his wife who died 

Deer 7th 1797 aged 

6 months & 21 Days. 

Sleep on sweet babe and take thy rest 

God called thee home he thought it 

best. 



*Wm. Henry was grandson of Malcom Hcn- 
dery and Margaret his wife, who came from 
Ireland with church letters very early and 
assisted in ordaining Mr. Prink, the first min- 
ister. Susanna Henry was a dan. of Capt. John 
Phelps and sister of the wife of Major Nathan 
(ioodale, an Ohio pioneer. (See Phelps and 
Goodale.V— P. 



In Memory of 

MR. JOHNSON HENRY 

who died 

May 23. 1826 

Mt. 53 ys. 2 mo. 23 ds. 

FareAvell my wife, Farewell my children dear, 

Thou whom there's nought on earth that 

temps thee 
Hope, brilliant charms, illumes the vale so 

drear 
Through which we pass to realms of lasting 
day. 

In memory of 
MR. WILLIAM HENRY 

who died 

Julv 12 1S27 

'ML 50 



Sacred 
To the Memory of 
MR. WILLI A Hi H. 

HAMMOND 
who was drowned 
Julv 5th is25. 
Mt. 31. 
How lov'd, how vahf d, once avails thee not, 
To whom related, or by whom begot, 
A heap of dust alone remains to thee, 
Tis all thou art, and all Proud shall be. 



In Memory of 
MISS MARY P. 
daughter of Mr. 
Benjamin & Mrs. 
Mary Hammond 
who died Sept. 26. 
1833- Mt. 30. 
The saints who now in Jesus sleep 
His own almighty power shall keep 
Till dawns the bright illustrious day 
When death itself shall die away. 



MR. JONATHAN 
HUBBARDt 

Died 

Aug. 11. 1835. 

Mt. 85. 



MRS. VISHTI 

wife of Mr. 

Jonathan HubbardJ 

Died 

Feb. 28. 1837. 

Mt. 80. 



"Town record gives «,.pt 
fSon of Kphraim Hubba: 
Concord heiotv 1740. — \'. 

JSon of Kphraim of Concord 



;,1832. 

who came from 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutla?id, Mass. 



99 



JOEL HUBBARD* 

Died 

Jan. 9. 1853. 

M. 94. 

MRSTTCJCY 

wife of 

Mr. Joel Hubbard 

died Oct. 11,11832 

aged 75 years. 

LYMAN 

died Marclit <>, 1807. 

aged 10 years. 

SAMUEL 

died March 18, 1825. 

aged 25 years. 

CALNIN 

died Nov. 7, 1833. 

aged 41 years. 

COOLEDGE 
died Sept 5, 1841. 
aged 40 years. 
Sons of Mr. Joel & Mrs. Lucy Hubbard. 

MR. WILLIAM 
HUBBARD 

Died 
Sept. 16 1837. 
JEt. 58. 



In Memory of 

MRS OLIVE HUBBARD 

wife of 

Mr. William Hubbard 

Died Feb. 24, 1S63. 

aged 74 years. 

In Memory of 
AVALINIA MALIS8A 

Daughter of Mr. Win. 
Hubbard who died 

Aug. 29 1813. 
yEt. 1 year & 4 Mo. 

So fades the lovely Blooming flower 
Frail smiling solace of the hour. 

POLLY HUBBARD 

Died 

Oct. G. 1839. 

yEt. 54. 



WM. II. HUBBARD 

died 
July 24. 1853. 
aged 37 yrs. 
How sacred the spot that is laid to his rest 
A Husband ^ Father be his memory blest 
Tho silent in death he speaks to us yet 
His kindness and counsel may we never forget. 



Erected 

In Memory of 

MRS. SARAH HARDY 

who died 

Deer. 22. 1794 

in the 44 year of 

her age. 

"Forbear my friends and cease to weep 
My body in the grave must sleep 
Till Christ my Saviour bids it soar 
Then it shall rise to sleep no more. 



In Memory of Mr* ELIZABETH 
HEALD widow of Deacon 
of Acton 
John Heald* A she died 

October ye 12th 

177G in the 76*? year of 

her age 

Corruption, Earth, and Wormes, 
Shall but refine this tlesh ; 
Till my triumphant spirit comes, 
To put it on a fresh. 



Erected 

In Memorv of Mr. 

SIMON HEALDt 

who departed this life 

Jan. 7t*» 1800t-in the 

70 year of his age. 

Death than has eo^quer'd me 

I by thy dart am slain 

But Christ hath eonquer'd thee 

And I shall rise again. 



Here Lves Buried 

The Bodv of 

M? ISRAEL HOW? 

Died Juue ye 23rd 

1748 in his 37th 

year of his age. 



Here Lies the Bodv 

of ISRAEL HOW:; son 

to M r Israel and 

Mrs. Elizabeth How 

Died June ye 13. 1745 

in the 4th year of bis age 



: Son of Ephraim of Concord.—! 
[Town record, Oct. 1!. 
[Town record, Feb. G. 



-The third line is as on the stone and no 
mistake of mine. 

tit is recordetl of him that "although he 
never married, yet in many things he was a 
useful citizen."" He was active in the Revolu- 
tion and a noted purchaser of beef lor the 
army.— r. 

JTown record gives June 7, 1F00. 

gHe was father to Elizabeth, wife of Jedu- 
than Stone and g. g. grandmother of Mary 
Augusta Stone of Cambridge, O.. mem. of The 
"OKI Northwest" Gen. Soc'y. His widow m. 
Stephen Barrett, the mother of Lydia Barrett 
wife of Israel Stone an Ohio pioneer. (See 
Stone.;--!'. 

I! First son of Israel & Elizabeth How and 
half brother to Lydia Barrett wife of Israel 
Stone, an uhio pioneer,— P. 



100 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



[July, 



Erected 

In memory of 

MR. DAVID HOW* 

who died May 5* h 1802 

Aged 55 years 

also two Children of Mr. 

David and Mrs. Martha 

How, Peaboddy Died 

Dec. 9th 1801 aged 2 years 

Dolly deed April 21. 1798 

aged 1 year 8 mon ths & 1 day 

Erected 

In Memory of 

JONAS HOWE Esq. 

who died 

Nov* 16. 1822 

EX. 5 1. 

Erected 

in Memory of 

GEORGE AUGUSTUS 

eon of 

Jonas Howe Esq. & 

Mrs. Hannah B. hin Wife 

who died Nov' 22. 1813 

Aged 20 M. 



Erected In Memory of 
LUCY FLETCHER 

Daughter of 

Jonas Howe Esq 1 ; & 

Mrs. Hannah B. his 

wife who died 

March 2*& 1814. 

Aged 8 years. 

LUCY F. HOWE 

Daughter of 

Jonas Howe Esq. & 

Mrs. Hannah 15. his Wife 

Died Octr IG" 1 1817. 

Mi. 2 ys. & 9 months. 

In Memory of 

JONAS H. 

son of Jonas Howe Esq. 

& Mrs. Hannah B. his AVife 

who was drowned 

July 5th 1825 EX. 17. 

In Memory of 

MISS ABIGAIL 

Daughter of Jonas Howe Esq. 

& Mrs. Hannah B.t his Wife 

who died 

Dec. 19. 1825 EX. 21. 

Forgive sweet shade the tributary tear 

That mourns thy exit from n world like this 

Forgive the wish that would have kept the 

here 
And stayed the progress to a seat of bliss. 

<: Sonof Eliphalet How of Sudbury,— P. 
tMrs. Hannah B.was Hannah Buckminstcr 
oau. of Capt. John & Mrs. Lucy Fletcher 

SU>ne.-l\ 



Memento More 

In Memory of 

MR. JONATHAN HOW* 

who departed this life 

Octr ye 7th 1787 

ML 42 vears 



In Memory of 

MRS. LUCY'HOWt 

Relict of Mr. Jonathan 

How who died 

• July 20 1814 

'EX 50 

In Memory of 

EDWIN REED 

Son of Mr. Jonathan 

& Mrs. Susannah How 

who died 

Oct. 28, 1813 

M. 1 v. & 5 Mo. 



In Memory of 
AV ALINE MALISSA 

Dauy of Mr. Jonathan a Mrs. 

Susannah How who died 

Nov. 14 1814 

Mt. 14. 

lie here dear babe to rest awhile 

and may your soul in heaven smile. 



Erected 

In Memory of 

MR. DAVID HOWE 

who died May 5. 1802. 



In Memory of 
MRS. SARAH* HOWE 

Daut of Mr. David 

& Mrs. Martha Howe 

died 

Sept. 26. 1814 

EX 27 



In Memory of 

MRS. SALLY HOWE 

who died 

Jan. 15 182G 

EX. 81. 



In Memory of 

ELIJAH STONE' HOOKER 

pon of Mr. Samuel a 

Mrs. Abigail Hooker 

who died Feb. 1 st 1S07 

yE. 4 years 1 M. io D. 

So soon our trnnscent comforts My 

And pleasure only blooms to die. 



*Son of Eliphalet How who was brother to 
Israel.— P. 

tDau. of Thomas Reed who was son of 
Thomas of Sudbury.— P. 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



101 



In Memory of 

the widow MARY HUMPHREY* 

2nd daugr of the 

Rev. Thomas Frink 

■who died June 13. 1791. 

in the 5S year 

of her 

age 



In Memory of 

MRS. SARAH XING 

Wife of Mr. Samuel King. 

who died Jan>' 19*" 

A.D. 1813. 

in the 76 year of 

his age. 

MR. SAMUEL KINGt who 
died at 

Feb?' 3^ A.D. 1815 
in the 78 year of his age. 

Blessed are the dead that 
die in the Lord. 

Mento More 

In Memory of M r 

DANIEL KING Who 

Deed Novem. ye 18th 

17 7 3 

Aged 24 years 

9 months & 

8 days 



Erected 

In Memory of 

MR, JOSEPH' KING 

who died 

Sep. 25th 1807 

yEt 55 years 

Friend and physicians could not save 
This mortal body from the grave 
How can the grave confine it here 
When Christ shall call it to appear 



In 

Memory of 

MRS. MARY KING 

Wife of 

Mr. Joseph King 

who died 

Nov. 18th 1807.$ 

in ye 4G yr 

of ber age. 



*Bom in Rutland Nov. 10, IT:".:!. Grande 
of Capt. Samuel Wright, who one of the c 
of the first proprietors and owner of lot 1. 
filled all the important otfieesof the town 
church; was surveyor and keeper of the \ 
lie house : was Capt. of troop in war with 
Indians, 1720-1725.— P. 

fThe King family of Rutland were 
seended from Ebene/.er King and his 
Mary, who came from Danvers early and 
numerous posterity.— P. 

JTown record gives year, 1797. 



!au. 

om. 
He 

and 
>ub- 

the 

de- 
wife 
had 



Erected 

In Memory of 

MRS. LUCY WILLIAMS KING 

wife of Lieut. Joseph King 

& Dau r of Capt. Barzillai Miles 

who died 

Mav 20, 1814 

~M> 22. 

Removed from all the pains and cares 

of life 
Here rests the pleasing friend and 

faithful wife 
Ennobled by the virtues of her mind 
Constant to good and to deatli resigned. 

Erected 

In memory of 

MR, WILLIAM PUTNAM KING 

Who died 

Mav 20.* 1810 

vEt. 25. 

Erected 

In memory of 

MR. CALVIN KING 

who died 

Mav 20, 1812. 

/Et. 25. t 

WILLIAM P. 

Son of 

Capt. Joseph & 

Mrs. Sally A. King 

Died April 

5. 1832 
JEt. 4/ 



In Memory of 
MRS. BETSEY KING 

Wife of 

Capt. Joseph King & 

Daughter of 

Dea. Jonah Brown 

who died 

Jan. 3. 1826. 

JEt. SG. 

Her course is run— her spirit lied 

She gains the mansions of the dead 

She now lies cold, but still her soul 

Will live till ages cease to roll. 

SARAH R. KING 
dau'r of Capt. Joseph King & 
Mrs. Lucy his wife 
died Sept. 29. 1821, 
;et. 8 years. 
Sweet child no more but seraph now 
Before the throne behold her bow 
Her soul enlarged to angels' size 
Joins in the triumphs of the saints. 

Erected 
In Memory of 

Doctor 



•Town record gives date 
flown record gives age, 



May 20. 
24. 



102 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



Duly. 



JAMES M9.FARLAND 

who died 

Nov. 29. 1823. 

iEt. 41. 



WILLIAM JONES 

eon of 

Doctor James McFarland 

and Mrs. Polly his wife 

died 

Sept. 28. 1825 

Mi. 17 Mts. & 10 ds. 



In Memory of 

two Daughters of 

Doctor James and 

Mrs. Polly McFarland 

SARAH WOODIS* died 

Octr.ll.LSlSyEt.il Mts. 

ADELINE died Octr. 2<l 

1821 JEt. 6 weeks. 



Erected 

In Memory of 

BENJAMIN MUNROET 

who died March 

17tli 1797 in 

the 424 year of his 

age 

Erected 

In Memory of 

Mrs. Lavinia Munr 

o 

Wife of Mr. Benjamin 

Munro who died 

Oct. 4th 1794. 

JEt. 36. 

Deacon 
JOSEPH MARSH 

Died 
Sept • 30 • 1842 
Aged 56 years 

Blessed are the dead 
Who die in the Lord 



POLLY MARSH 

Relict of 

Dea. Joseph Marsh 

Died Jan. 1. 1852 

Aged 63 years. 

That they may rest from their 

labors 
And their works follow them. 

CHARLES E. 

Son of Joseph and 

Pollv Marsh 

Died April 8, 1S32 

yEt 20 mo. 



JOSEPH EMERSON 

Son of 

Dea. Joseph & 

Polly Marsh 

Died Jan. 10. 1845 

Aged 20 years 

MARY died March 
30 1824 yEt. 2 ds. 

SARAH "died Aug— 
24 1826 yEt. 4 Ms. 

ALPHA iTdied Oct. 
22 1828 yEt. 2 Ms. 

Children 

Capt. Sardine A Mrs. 

Catharine Muzzy. 



In Memory of Mr 

JOHN Mc INTiRE who was 

Born in the parish of 

Killemoon in the Conn y. 

of Tyrone & Kingdom 

of Ireland. He spent 

the last of his days 
in New England and 

departed this life 

May 26. 1769 aged 

91 years. 



In Memory of M RS 

ABIGAIL MEAD Wife 

of Mr. Benjamin Mead* 

who died June ve 

12th A.D. 1764 in ye 

39 year of her 

Age. 



Here Lies ve 

body of BENJAMIN 

MEAD son of Mr. 

Benja & Mrs 

Abigail Mead, Died 

Feb. ye 22, 1753. 

Age 3 years 6 

M. & 26 Ds. 



Here lies ve 
Body of SUSANNA 
MEAD Da ut. of Mr. 

Benjamin & Mrs. 

Abigail Mead who 

Died November v e 

26. 1753 Aged 

2 years 4 M?. 

and 7 days. 



♦Town record, Sarah Woods. 

tMr. Mini roe m. Lavinia, daughter of Capt. 
Stephen dates of Rutland. The Munroc fam- 
ily were from Bristol, R. I., and came to Rut- 
land in 1708. 



•They came to Rutland about 1750 and he 
was in Capt. Kustis Co. of Minute Men who 
marched to Cambridge April 13, 1770. (.See 
Benjamin Mead 2d.)— 1*. 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



103 



BENJAMIN MEADE* 

Died 

March 1G. 1852 

aged 92 years. 

In 

Memory of 
Mm 
ELIZABETH MEAD 
— wife of Mr. Benjamin Mead 
—who died May 18 1822 
aged 61. 
Can reason's dictates bo obeyed 
So -weak alone, her stoniest aid 
O let religion then be nigh 
Her consolation never die. 



In Memory of 

MRS. POLLY MEAD't 

wife of Lieut. William Mead 

who dee'd 

Feb. 5 18 16 

aged 23. 



Capt. 

BEAZILLAI MILES* 

died March G. 185G. 

aged 92 vears 1] Mos. 

& 12 days. 

At Rest with God. 



In Memorv of 

MRS. SARAH MILES 

wife of Capt. Brazillai Miles 

<fcdaug r of Capt. Thos. & Mrs. Hannah 

Bead died Sept, 5. 1S04. 

Mt 35. 



In 

Memory of 

MRS. SARAH 

wife of Capt. 
Brazillai Miles 

who died 

Julv 7. 1835. 

yEt. G4. 

In hope of eternal life. 



*He bought the Putnam House in 17% of 
Stephen Sibley of Sutton, to whom it had been 
sold four years be ore by Kufus Putnam. He 
Was horn 1160, was son of Benjamin Mead and 
Abigail his wife and died in this house, hav- 
ing lived in it 56 years. His son, known as 
Dea. William Mend, was years old when he 
came here to live and succeed! d to it owner- 
ship ami died in 1872, having lived in it 76 
years. Hisson Klias succeeded him and died 
July 16, lMi-i. aged 73 years. The place then 
passed into the hands of trustees, to be kept 
as a memorial of Kufus Putnam. — P. 

tShe was the wife of Wm. Mead, owner of 
the Putnam House 1*38-1874, and doubtless 
lived in it during her brief three years of 
married life.— P. 

t Brother to Benj. Miles, the Ohio pioneer. 



THOMAS B.* 

son of 

Brazillai Miles 

Died Mar. 6 1854. 

JEt. 53 years. 

In Memory of Capt. 

BENJAMIN MILES Who 

Died January y<? 28th 

177C In the 52d 

year of his age. 

A kind Husband and tender parent. 

In Memory of 

JOHN MILKS son of 

Capt. Benjamin & 

Mr 1 * Mary his 

Wife, he deed 

June ye 29. 17G6 

Aged 10 

Months & 

15 days. 

In Memory of 

MR. EBENEZER MILES* 

who died 

Apr. 8. 1827.— 

Mt. 09. 

My flesh shall slumber in the ground 
Till the last trumpet's Joyful sound 
Then burst the chains with sweet suppriso 
And iu my Saviour's image rise. 

MOLLY MILES 

relict of 

EBENEZER MILES 

died Jan 17. 1851. 

aged 87 years. 

CHARLES 
Son of Mr. Ebenezer 
& Mrs. Mollv Miles- 
Died July 21. 1798 
aged 3 months 
& 9 days. 

In Memorv of 
POLLY Daughter of 

Mr Ebenezer A Mrs 

Molly Miles who died 

March 10. 1809 /Et. 9 yrs. 

Also A din II. Miles 

died Feb. 10. 1809 

vEt 3 hours. 



■"Nephew to Benj. Miles, the Ohio pioneer. 

tHe was born in Concord 1724; m. Mary, 
dan. of Ebenezer Hubbard of Concord about 
1750, came to Rutland and settled on Miles 
(formerly Joyuors) Hill, which has been oc- 
cupied by his posterity for InO vears. His 
eldest son. Benjamin, b! Men. 11, 17.i4,m. Nov. 
12, 1780, Hannah Buckminster(see Rev. Joseph 
Buekrainster, p. M> )— V. 

JSon of Capt. Benjamin, and brother to 
Benjamin Miles the Ohio pioneer.— P. 



104 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



[July 



HERVEY 

son of Eben T IT. 

a Roxana Miles 

died 

Feb. 3. LS22. 

A 5 M s. 

GEORGE II. 

son of 

Mr. Ebenezer IT. & 

Mrs. Roxana Miles 

died Oct. 28. 1829. 

JEL 6 years. 

JOSIAH H. 

son of Mr. Ebenezer II. 

& Mrs. Roxana Miles 

Died March 28. 1831 

JEt. 5 Ms. a17Ds. 

The cold, cold grave enshrouds the now ray 

child 
My beautiful ! and tears, and mourning are 
Like words upon a cenotaph to tell 
How in thy Mothers breast thou art enshrined 
Spotless and sinless to thy Saviours armes 
Unsullied nestling! thou hast upwards ilown 
And I am lonelv, rest and desolate. 



HEPIISA II. 

daughter of Ebenezr 

& Molly Miles 

died Sept. 27 1825. 

aged 66 years. 

Erected 

In Memory of 

M?s HANNAH MOORE* 

wife of Lieut. Paul Moore 

who departed this life 

Sept 9th i79i a g ec i 74 years. 

Here lies Buried 

ye Bodv of MERCY 

MOOR Daur of 

Paul Moort & 

Hannah his wife 

died Sept 6. 1756. 

aged 17 years 10 Mo. 3 days 

In Memory of 

TILLY son of 

Paul Moore a 
Hannah his wife 

died Sept 11th 
17 5 6 

his age was 8 
months a 4 days. 



*Mrs. Moore was a dan. of Cant. John Hub- 
bard 01* Rutland, and m. May 3, 1738, before 
she was 16 years of age. It is recorded of her 
that "She was a good and industrious wife, a 
good cook, and excellent dairyist, and a noted 
maker of deerskin clothes,"" and that they 
lived so happily that tliev named their two 
first children hove and Hon/..— 1\ 

M'aul Moor was a carpenter, a prominent 
citizen, having held many of the town offices. 
His brother, Dea. Kphraim Moor. \v(i« Maj. of 
Minute Men and was slain at Bunker Hill.— P. 



MICA II MOOR E 

Aged 17 70 who dyed 

Sept 6* 1740 

At his left hand 

Lies Abigail Moore 

Who dyed Sept. 7. 1749 

9 9m. 7 



In Memorv of 

ROBERT MURRAY son 

to John Murray Esq? 

and Elizabeth his wife 

who died Sept? 20th 1750 

in the 9 year of his age. 



In Memory of 

JOHN MURRAY son 

to John Murray Esq.t 

and Elizabeth- his wife 

_ who died OctF 7th 1756 

in the 13 year of hi« age. 



gall, 

also 
laid 

, but 
ts of 

have 



-Town record, Micah, Sept. 7; Ahi 
Sept. 8. 

•j-The wives of Col. John Murray were 
hurled here beneath heavy stone slabs, 
horizontally, upon a brick foundation, 
from the action of the storms and fros 
more than a century the inscriptions 
now disappeared. 

They were as follows : 

ELIZABETH McCLANATHAN 

wife of 

John Murray Esq. 

died 17G0. 

LUCRETIA CHANDLER, 

wife of 

John Murrav Esq. 

died March 21, 

]?r.S 

He married Deborah Brindley, of Boston. 
Dec. 21, 1769, and as no further record of her 
appears, she probably accompanied her hus- 
band to Nova Scotia in 1774. 

Col. John Murray (John McMorrah) came 
to America in the ship with Edward Savage 
and other emigrants who settled in Rutland. 
His mother died and was buried at sea. 

In a few years the penniless lad. by his own 
energy and ability, arose to be a wealthy and 
honored citizen (see introduction). His first 
wife was his youthful companion of the voy- 
age and the mother of his ten children. _ H> 
second and third wives were of prominent 
families of Worcester and Boston. 

It was about this period (1760) he built the 
famous mansion now known as "The Putnam 
Memorial." (See illustration). 

His second wile, Lucretia Chandler, was 
daughter of the second Judge John Chandler, 
one of the delegates commissioned by Gov. 
Win. Shirley of Massachusetts, in 1754, to meet 
at Albany for a conference with the Indians 
of the Five Nations, etc.. and of concertina 
measures for a union of all the British Amer- 
ican Colonies. This was the germ of that 
Congress of twenty-two years later which re- 
sulted in the union forming the United Stati s 
of America. 

The Chandlers were a celebrated family 
and connected with others of equal note: Gov. 
Levi Lincoln, George Bancroft, the historian, 
etc. 

Lucretia (Chandler') Murray was sister OJ 
the third Judge John Chandler, who was 
father of seventeen children, many of whom 



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Monumentnl Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



105 



In 

Memory of 

Mr. 

JEDUTHAN GREEN 

who died 

June 24, 1819 

Mt. 74. 



JEDUTHAN GREEN 

Died 

Feb. 10. 1871 

M. 86 yrs. & 14 Da vs. 



In Memory of 

Mrs. 

BETSEY S. GREEN 

wife of 

Mr. Jeduthan Green 

who died 

Sept. 24, 1825, 

Mt. 37. 

NANCY 

Wife of 

Jeduthan Green 

Died 

Feb. 17, 1848 

Aged 56. 

Family. 

BARTHOLOMEW GREEN 

Died July 28, 1S83 

M. S6 yrs. 8 mo. 

LURENAThis wife 
Died May 14, 1838, 
M. 42 yrs. 10 mo. 

Children 

T. ALBERT 

Died Apr. 30. 1834 

M. 17 yrs. 6 mo. 

ALYIRA l. 

Died Sept. 5. 1838. 

M. 4 mos. 



achieved distinction. He and severr.l rela- 
tives were noted royalists, and their estates, 
amounting to more than a million dollars in 
Talue, were confiscated by the State and they 
were warned not to return asecond time upon 
pain of death. He died in London in 1800. 

Lucretia (Chandler) Murray was thirty-one 
years of age at the time of her marriage in 
1761. Her portrrit, by the celebrated Copley, 
now in Lancaster. Mass.. is described as 'A 
very excellent picture of a very handsome 
woman." 

# Her only child, Lucretia. was born 1762 and 
died Aug. 30, 1^36, unmarried, buried Lancas- 
ter. Mass. 

Col. John Murray died at St. Johns, New 

Brunswick. On a mausoleum in the rural 

cemetery in that city is inscribed: 

To the memory of 

JOHN MURRAY Esq. 

born in Ireland 

17'20 

died in this city, 

Aug. .SO, 17<J4." 



In Memory of Mr. 

ASA NEWTON 
who died Sep*; 17 l . h 
1805 in his 38 year 

In Memory of 

CHARLES B. 

only son of 

Mr. Charles L. and 

Mrs. Sophia Newton 

who died 

May 17 1832 

JEt. 12 yr. a 3 Ms. 

We mourn ye departed worth. 

HEZEKIAH Ni:WTON 

died Jan. 6. 1848 

aged 92 years. 

In Memorv of 
MRS. ISABELLA 

wife of 

Mr. Wm II. Newton 

who died Aug. 23. * 

1841 aged 19 

Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord. 

In Memory of 

MR. 

WM H. NEWTON 

who died 

Aug 4.t 1834 

iEt. 45. 

We mourn ye departed friend. 



Erected in Memory 

DAVID OLIVER 

Coroner 
who died March 3. 1821 
aged 74 years. 



In Memorv of 

MRS. ELIZa OLLIPITANT: 

formerly the wife of 

Mr. James Browning 

who died 

March 12. 1791. 

Mt. 84. 



-Town record, Aug. 24, 1811, aged 49. 

-flown record, Aug. ::. 

JShe was the widow of James P.rowning 
who died Feb. 3, 1719 (see Janus Browning), 
she married Andrew Oliphant of Dedham, 
Nov. 2.°», 1752. He died and she returned ami 
lived with her daughter. Mrs. David Bent 
(Capt.) His kinsman. Col. Silas Bent, with his 
wife. Mary Carter, and children, in 1790, made 
the journey to Ohio in an ox wagon, burying 
one of the children by the way. 

He was an important factor in the new set- 
tlement and died April 1. IMS. 

J.Iis descendants arose to prominence, and 
some of them acquired great wealth and dis- 
tinction. (Sec History of Bent Family). 



106 



Monumental Inscriptions^ Rutland, Mass. 



[Jul 



»y. 



In Memory of 

MRS. ELIZEBATH OLIVER 

Wife of 

Mr. David Oliver Cor. 

who died 

July 24. 1809. 

in the 03 year of her age. 

The sweet remembrance of the Just. 
Shall flourish when they sleep in dust. 



In Memory of 
ELIZABETH Dau 
of Mr John* and 
Mrs. Susannah Phel- 
ps who died June 
27 1743T in the 
3 year of her 
a<*e 



In 

Memory of 



*Capt. John Phelps, son of John Phelps of 
"Marlboro (grandson of John Phelps of Head- 
ing who died in 1700) was born in Marlboro 
in 1709. During the Indian troubles in 1723- 
30, he served as a scout under ('apt. Samuel 
Wright, to guard the settlements. (Mass. Ar- 
chives.) 

In 1742 ho removed to Rutland, where he 
rilled several town offices and w'as captain of 
militia, and did active service in the French 
war. On Aug. 9, 1757. he left Rutland in com- 
mand of a company to assist in the relief of 
Fort William Henry, marching for Kinder- 
hook, N. Y. It was in this same year that his 
son John died in the service, ac Albany, aged 
23. 

Capt. Phelps was of the 3d Mass. (Worcester) 
Kegt., Col.. Timothy Ruggles, of Haxdwick. 
'The latter having been promoted to Brig. Gen. 
in 1701, John Murray became its Colonel, and 
so continued for ten years (both these officers 
were noted Royalists in 1774.) 

In March, 17/5, at the age of 09, he is found 
on the roll of "Alarm Men " of Rutland with 
59 others, mostly heads of families, from 60 to 
70 years o 1 " age. 

The "Minute Men," about 50 in number, 
had also been organized, composed of young 
men of the same families and were in service 
at Bunker Hill and elsewhere duringthe year. 
His son Aaron of thatcompany died that year. 

After 1770 he joined hisson Dr. Moses Phelps 
in the adjoining town of Hubbardston and 
died there in 1787, siged 78 years. 

He married in 1730 Susanna, dau. of Simon 
Gates of Marlboro and had several children in 
M., his second dau. Klizabeth, born in Rut- 
land April 1. 1711 (Town record), married 
Nathan Goodalc, Sept. 11,1705 is ■■•■ Goodale.) 

Some of his papers are preserved by his de- 
scendants of the fourth and fifth generations 
now residing in this city, among them is his 
will made at Rutland April 27, 1772, witnessed 
by Rev. Joseph Buekminster and his son .Jos- 
eph Jr. It is an interesting document and 
mentions his sous Simon. Aaron and Moses 
and daughters Catharine. l£liznbeth(<ioodHlel, 
Susanna and Louisa, ami children of his dau. 
Sarah. lie appoints his wife Susanna, and 
suns Aaron and Moses executors.— P. 

tTown record, June 27, 17 !2. 



LIEUT. SIMON PHELPS* 

who departed this life 

Jan. Gth 1788 in ye 

47 year of age* 

Behold my friends in me you see 

An emblein of what you must be. 



In 

Memory of 

MRS. TABITIJA PHELPS 

Reliet of Lieut. Simon Phelps 

who died Nov. ye 2nd 

1791 in ye 50 year 

of her age 

Death is a debt to Nature due, which I have 
paid and so must you. 



JOHN POWERS 

Died 

June 23. t 1842 

M. 87. 

Erected by J. P. 

ANNA 

Relict of 

John Powers 

died 

Nov. 23. 1840. 

M. 80. 

Erect* d by R. P. 



PERSIS E. 

died Aug. 20*" 1855, 

aged 20 years. 

HARRIET L. 

died May 10tb, 1831, 

aged 11 yeari. 

Daughters of Robert 

& Polly Powers. 

Weep not for us Parents & Sisters dear 

We are not dead but sleeping here. 



ABEL PARMENTERJ 
Died 
Apr. 12. 1834. 
JEl. 78. 



Mi K DWELT? 

wife of 

Abel Parmenter 

Died 

Jan 21. 1844 

&t. 84. 



In Memory of 
CAPT. BENJAMIN PUTNAM;! 

who died 

April 19th 1815. 

Ati. 54. 



*Son of Capt. John Phelps, brother to Eliz- 
abeth (Phelps) <ioo ( \)", tin? Ohio pioneer. Be 
was a Minute Man and was in the <i r<t com- 
pany marching to Cambridge Apr. 19, 1773.— P. 

tTown record, June 24. 

{Son of Lieut. Joseph Parmenter and Mary 
his, wife, who were early settlers and had a 
large family. 

jjShe was dau. of John Briant and Esther 
Stone ulau. of Samuel and Mi ml well (Stevens) 
stone) grandchild of Den. Joseph Stevens 
who lost two sous killed by Indians and two 
carried away captives. (See lieed's History 
of Rutland.)— P. 

flThis Putnam family wre of the celebrated 
family of Panvcrs, Mass.— P. 



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107 



In Memory of 
MR. RUFU8 PUTNAM 
son of Mr. Benjamin & 

Mrs. Martha Putnam 
who died May 11. 1807. 

ML 20. 
In full faith of obtaining 
A glorious immortality. 

In Memory of 

MISS CLARISSA PUTNAM, 

Daut of Mr. Pen jam in & 

— Mrs. Martha Putnam 

who died June 20. 1811. 

ML 19. 
Hers was the hope which is 
as an anchor to the soul. 



Erected 

In Memory of 

JOSEPH PUTNAM son of 

Capt Benj. & Mrs Martha 

Putnam who deed Jan>' 

25*h 1797 need 7 years." 



In Memory of M« 

MARY REED* the Wife 

of Benjamin Reedf 

She deed Aug? ye 4th 

1777 in the 

60 year of her age. 

Here lies the 

Body of BENJAMIN 

REED son of Mr. 

Benj™ & Mrs. 

Mary Reed who 

- Pecrt Angst 30 

1749 Aeed 3 

years 9 M. 2 Ds. 

Here lies the 
Bod v of MARY 
REED Daugh* of 
Mr. Benj'} & M« 
Mary Reed who 
Deed Sept™ ve 4 
A.D. 1749 Aged "5 rears 
8 M. & 1 I). — 



Here lies the 

Bod v of EDMUND 

REED son of Mr. 

Reed who Dec 1 

Sept, 10 1749 

Aged 1 vear 

10 M. & 24 Ds. 



BENJAMIN REED son of Mr. 

Benjamin & Mrs. Mary 

Reed 

He was slain in 

Battle of Bunkers Hill 

June ye 17 1775. 

in the 26 year 

of his age. 



In 

Memory of 

Mrs ELIZABETH REED 

wife of 

Mr Jonas Reed Jr. 

who died 

July 29th 1792 

in ye 2G\h yr 

of her age. 



In Memory of 
BETSEY REED 

Daughter of 

MV Jonas & Mrs 

Elizabeth Reed 

who died 

• Jant 17th 1797— 

Aged 12 yr 

In 

Memory of 
SALLY REED 
daughr of Jonas & 
Elizabeth Reed 
who died June 7. 
1807 JEt. 21 vs. 
Youth is no defence against the shaft of death. 

In Memory of 
RtJFtJS REED 

son Mr Jonas and 

My? Eii z a Heed 

who died 

Dec. 22 1801 

Aged 11 years. 

In Memory of 

MRS. ELIZABETH 

wife of 

Mr. Sue! Reed 

who died 

Sep. 14. 1831. 

ML 46. 



*Shewas Marv.dau.of lirnj. Muzzy of Cam- 
bridge, horn 1717. In the sickness of 1749, all 
their living children (Hire*.') died within 12 
days. Their son Benj. was killed at Hunker 
Hill (see his inou. ins.)— P. 

"N-lcnj. l\.cvi\ was son of Win. and Rebecca 
(Stone) Reed (dan. of Dea. Samuel Stone and 
sister of Cant. Samuel Stone of Lexington and 
Rutland.)-*. 



In Memorv of 
Mrs LYDIAREAD 

Comfort of Captain John Read 

who died Sept r 17, 1791 in the 

20 year of her age. 

Could grateful love recall the fleeting 

breath 
Or fond affection soothe relentless death 
Than had this stone ne'er claimed a social 

tear 
Nor read Jo thoughtless man a lesson 

here. 



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Mojwmental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



[J 



JOHN EKED 2d 

Died 

April 2. 1835 

JEt. 32. 



In Memory of 

LYDIA WATSON HEAD 

Dau. of Col. John & Mrs. 

Mary Read who died 

Sept. 1st, 1797 aged 

8 months 17 days. 

Exchanged the cradle for the grave 

Erected 

In Memory of 

MR. JASON READ* 

— who died 

March 15. 1822. 

MX. 47. 



In Memory of 

Deac. JONAS REEDt 

who died 

April otli 1806 

Mt. 84. 

Blessed are the dead who 

die in the Lord. 



In Memory of Mrs. 

ELIZABETH EEEI4 wife of 

Deacon Jonas Reed. She — 

Dec ^ Sept the 25th 

1777 in the 54th 

year of her age 

The lids she so seldom could close, 
By sorrows Forbidden to slesp, 
Sealed up in eternal repose, 
Have strangely forgotten to weep. 



In 

Memorv of 

MR? MARG'Il REED 

wife of 

Dea. Jonas Reed 

& formerly 

wife of " 

Capt. Benj. Miles? 

who died 

Feb? 19th 1794 

Aged 04 y-s 

& 4 Ms. 



-Son of Jason, Sr., who died Mar. 1, 1813 re. 
81. Father, son and grandson lived on the 
great road north some three miles from the 
Center village. The great house was known 
as the " Jason Bead tavern." Tie kept several 
yoke of oxen ready to hitch and help the heavy 
wagons of merchandise up a long, steep hill 
on their way to the northern and western 
towns. Both house and highway were long 
since abandoned.— P. 

Tile was father of Jonas the Historian, who 
died June 2, 1829, and brother of Benj.— P. 

iShe was dau. of Joseph Wright of Concord. 
This branch of the family from Lexington 
spell the name R-c-c-d; those from Concord, 
A'-f-a ( (.-P. 

gSee page 103. 



Memento Mori. 

Here lies the Bodv 

of JONAS REED sou 

of Mr. Jonas Reed 

and Mrs. Elizabeth 

his wife, who deo'd 

October 8th 1750 

Aged. 5 years (> 

months a 21 days 



And also Elizai 
Reed, daughti • 
of Mr. Jonas !:• 

& Elizabeth I, 

wife* who <3 . 

October 6th, r. 

Aged 11 Mom] 
and 2 Davs. 



Deacon 

JONAS REED.t 

Born 

April 21. 1759. 

Died June 2. 1839 

— aged SO years 

He was a distinguished man in town 
having held many important offices, 
all of which he discharged with ability a 
integrity. 
Blessed are the dead that die in the Lor : 



MRS. ABIGAIL REED; 

wife of 

Dea. Jonas Reed 

Born at Newton Oct. 17, 

1 7 1 

Died at Spencer July 2. 

1842 

in her 82d year. 



In 

Memory of 
BENJ. H. REED 

son of 

Mr. Jonas Reed Jr. 

& Abigail Reed 

who died 

Deer 1G 1798 

aged 4 y. & M. 



WILLIAM REED 

son of 

Dea. Jonas & Mrs. 

Abigail Reed 

Born October 30. 1798 

Died Feb. 10. 1810. 

aged 41 years 

He was modest and unassuming in his deport- 
ment, and highly respected and esteemed 1 ;«' 
all who knew him. 

Jesus my God I know his name 
His name was all my trust 
>.or will he put my soul to shame 
Nor let my liopes be lost. 



•These children were both buried in oj ••' 
grave. Rutland lost about CO children in \- x 
fall of 17/)f>, from an epidemic sickness.— "• 

■(Deacon Jonas Reed was a son of Deacon 
Jonas Reed preceding. He was author <••• 
Heed's History of Rutland. Mr. Reed was I " : ' 
in Holden.biit was baptized in the rtrst M<\- 
inghouse in Rutland the day after his birt»>» 
and lived ill Rutland for over 70 years on tin 
Same farm and died as above. 

jWife of Dea. Jonas Reed preceding.—*- 



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109 



Memento Mori 
• My glass is run — 
In Memory of 
MR. THOMAS READ* 

-who died Sept y« 20 l .| l 
1783 in y* S4$ year 
of his age. 
Beneath these clods of silent dust 
I sleep where all ye living must 
The gayest youth & fairest faee 
In time mu'-t be in this dark place 
When yv Arch augers trump shall call 
And from their grave y< ; Decl shrill rise 
In triumph soar above the skies. 

In Memory of 

MRS. SARAH READ 

the Wife of Mr. 

Thomas Read. She 

Dec^ Feb*? 

ye 16th in yo 7;jnl 

year of her age. 

Iu Memory of 

MR. JOEL READ 

son of Capt. Thomas Read 

& Mrs. his wife 

who was drowned! June y e lS^ 

1783 in the 2?> year of 

his age. 



In Memory of 

ALBERT READ 

who died 

April 44 1835 

vEt 19 ye 11 Ms. 

& 21 days. 

Thy earthly Joys were soon matur'd 

To soon the sweets of life were o're 

The saints eternal rest secur'd 

Thy hosom braves the storm no more. 

ELIZA READ 

Died 

Feb. 15. 1854 

JEt. 50 yrs. 11 Mos. 

& 7ds. 



Sacred to the Memory 

of 

CAPT. THOMAS READg 

who died 

Septemher 12th ]7SS 

Aetatis 54. 



In Memory of Mrs. 

HANNAH READ, 

—who died March 10'. h 1803 

in the Gl> year of her 

age. 



In Memory of THOMAS 

READ son of Mr. Thomas 

Read Jun. a Mrs. Hannah 

his wife horn Aug st ye 

4«h 17(55. Dec^/ 

Decern i- ye 17th* i7tJ7. 

In Memorv of 

Mr. JONATI1 AN READt 

who Deed Sept. ye 15th 

1773 in ye 35 year 

of his age. 



In Memory of the 

Widow HANNAH 

READt Consort of 

Mr. Jonathan Reed 

late of Rutland Dec f * 

She died July 21. 

1782 in ye 37 year 

of her age". 



In Memory of 

MR 

THOMAS REED* 

who died 

Oct. 4. 1835. 

yEt 63. 



In Memorv of 

MRS. LUCINDA W.fl 

wife of 

Thomas Read 

who died 

Oct. 4. 1844 

yEt 71. 

In Memorv of 

THOMAS READ 

son of Mr. Tho* and 

Mrs. Lucinda Read 

who died Aug. 29th 

1S00 aged 1 year 

11 months & 15 days. 

In Memorv of 

ABIGAIL READ 

Dan*' of M r Tho* and 

M*? Lucinda Read 

who died Sept. 18th iS0O 

Aged years and 

7 months. 

In Memorv of 

ALMIRA READ 

Dan'; of Mr. Tims': & 

Mrs. Lucinda Read 



iX the first settl 



and pro- 



file was a 
prietors.— P. 

fDrowned while fishing in Muschopaugc 
Lnka«.— P. 

fTown record, April ■'». 

gSonof Thomas Head of Sudbury, one of 
the proprietors of Rutland.— P. 

II Hannah Nurse. 



*Town record gives, Jan. IT. 1767. 

tSon of Thomas, oue of t lie first proprie- 
tors.— P. 

{Hannah May hew, married 1766.— P. 

jjGrandsoti of Thomas Rend, one of the first 
proprietors.— P. 

Hbuciuda, tl iu. of Abraham and Jemima 
(Walker) Wheeler.— P. 



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Monumental Inscriptions^ Rutland, Mass. 



Duly 



who died Octr 12th 

1800 aged 3 years 

4 months & 19 days 

In Memory of 
LIEUT. DANIEL REED* 

who died March 10. 1810. 
in the 42 year 
of his age. 
How lov'd how valu'd once avails the not 
To whom related or by whom begot 
A heap of dust alone remains to thee 
It all thou art and all proud shall be. 

In Memory of 

DANIEL READ 

son of Mr. Daniel 

& Mrs. Rebecca Read 

who died Nov. 9th ] ( s07 

M. 2 years 2 M. 5 D. 

So soon our transient comforts fly, 

And pleasures only bloom to die. 

Erected 

In Memory of 

MISS LOIS A* READ 

Daughter of 

Mr. Daniel A Mrs. Rebecca Read 

who died May 10 1814 

Mt. 15 years & 9 months 

In Memory of 

DANIEL B. READ 

son of Mr. Daniel & 

Mrs. Rebecca Read 

who died Jan. 1. 1815 



M. 2 



vrs. & z ins. 



In Memory of 

NATHANIEL M. READ 

son of Lt. Daniel & 

Mrs. Rebecca Read 

who died June 9. 1810. 

M. month. 



In Memory of 

M? DAVID RICEt 

who died April 22. 1801 

In the 84th veil r 

of his aa:e 



"Grandson of Thomas, one of the first pro- 
prietors.— P. 

tile came from Marlboro and in 1755 mar. 
Miss Love Moore, dan. of Lieut. Paul Moore, 
lived on the Muschopague farm, bought of 
Capt. Edward Rice. 

They had live children, one of the daup liters 
(Hannah) mar. Solomon, son of Rev. Joseph 
Buckminister, of whom it is recorded, "al- 
though he was a minister's son, ho was a real 
laborious and respectable farmer." 

I)avid Rice was a prominent and useful 
man and took an active part in achieving in- 
dependence. 

His death was the first in the house lor 
eighty years. No wonder this site was chosen 
one hundred years later by the. State of Mass- 
achusetts for its hospital for the cure 01 pul- 



Here lies Buried 

v e Body of Cap. 

EDWARD RICE* 



who died S 



ep! 



27$ 1750 in 

ye 07 year of 

his age. 



Here lies Buried 
ve Body of MAR- 
THA RICE Daugh. 
of Mr. Edward & 
Rachel Rice 
who died Sep; 
19 1750 in ye 
10 year of 
her age. 



In 

Memory of 
MR. JOHN RICEt 
who died 
July 204 1820. 
Mt 74. 
Also Mbs. LYDIA 
Relict of Mr. John Rice 
died March 21. 1825. 
Mt 71. 
Behold the spirit of the Just, 
Ascend to God on high ; 
And though the body sleeps in dust 
The soul shall never die. 



ASA RICE 
Died 

Aug. 28. 1850 
Mt 80. 



CHARLOTTE 

wife of 

Asa Rice 

Died Feb. 19. 1855 

Mt 79 years. 



Although you sigh as you pass by 
As you are now so once was I 
As I am now soon you must be - 
Prepare for death and follow me. 

In Memory of 

ISAAC S. RICE?— 

son of 

Mr. Asa & 

Mrs. Charlotte Rice 

— who died 

June 20. 1827. 

aged 18 years. 

One fatal shot not soon forgot 
That hurl'd him to the Tomb. 



monary discuses. 



*Hc and his wife Rachel were from Sud- 
bury and were the rirst settlers on "Rice Hill." 
lie was in activ military service in 1721, and 
was active in affairs of the town and church. 
His son Edward Hire, Jr., mar. Mary, sister of 
Jeduthan Stone.— P. 

ttirandson of Edward Pice and his wife 
Mary, hived on Kico Hill— had ten children. 
-P. ... J 

ITown record, July 10. 

glle was killed by accidental discharge ot a 
gun in his own bauds.— I'. 



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Ill 



Here lies the body 

of AAEON RICE son to 

Capt Aaron Rice* 

who died Sept ye 12' n 

17CG 

in the 199 year 

of his age. 

(This is a common field stone, and looks 

very old, and quite hard to road.) 

In Memory of 
ELLEN F. RICE 

Daughter of 

Mr. Dwight A. & 

Mrs. Emily F. Rice 

who died 

August 30. 1831. 

aged 1 year 

11 months. 

CHARLOTTE S. 

Dan. of 

D. A. & E. F. Rice 

died 

June 16. 1859. 

M. 22. 

A loved bright hope hath faded now 
A cherished one ha;h passed away 
Along tlu' unseen shores of time 
As sits the golden star of day. 

HENRY II. 

died Aug 12. 1841. 
aged 1 yr. *t 23 ds. 

MARY ANN 

died Oct. 7. 1841. 

aged 9 yr. 3 m. 1 d. — 

Children of Dwight A. 

& Emily F. Rice. 

I take these little lamhs said He 
And lay them in my breast 

Protectio'n they shall find in me 
In me be ever blessed. 



In Memory of 

ABIGAIL! wife of Brigham 
RUGGLESi who died Deer 

22. 1827. M. 37. 

Also an Infant died Julv 2"d 

1827. 

Departed worth. 



*Reed calls the father "Quartermaster 
Aaron Rice," a brother of Edward.— P. 

t Abigail Crain. 

JBrigham Ruggles was horn in Uardwick, 
Mass., m 17S4. was son of Lemuel and grand- 
son of Benjamin, who whs a cousin of :hc 
celebrated Gen. Timothy Ruggles, oue of the 
most conspicuous men of his time, having 
been Brig. Gen. of Provincial troops in the 
French war. Asa lawyer, he whs a rival of 
the celebrated Otis, and was a Chief Justice 
at the beginning of the Revolution. lie was 
a representative to the General ('our; i><r 
twenty years. Speaker of that body, Delegate 
from Massachusetts i<> the Kirs; C<»p.gre>s, 
Which assembled in New York in 17uV. and 
was elected Presideut'of that Body, but refused 



In Memorv of 
ALBERT II. RUGGLES 
eldest son of Mr. 
Brigham & Mrs. Abi- 
gail Ruggles who 
died Jan 2. 1818 
vEt. 3 years 2 m. & 24 d. 
liven so it is not the will of your 
Father which is in Heaven that 
One of these little ones should perish. 

Capt. 

TIMOTHY RUGGLES* 

died Aug. 14. 1810. 

a<red KG years. 

JUDITH RUGGLES 

died January 25. ISoS. 

aged 93 years a- 9 mo. 

Samuel Ruggles 

died i\ov. 21. 178ti. 

aged 1 year & 9 months. 

Thomas Ruggles 

died Oct. 3. 1791. 

aged 1 year a 10 months. 

Jonathan Ruggles 

died Sept. 28. 1807. 

aged 25 years a 3 months. 

Timothy Ruggles 

died July 5. 1825. 

aged 40 years & 4 months. 

(On one stone.) 

In Memory of 

MRS. SARAH RUSSELL 

wife of 

Doe* Absalom Russell 

late of Raxton deeeas'd 

who departed this life 



to sign its proceed i lies. "He was reprimanded 
therefor by the Ma^s. House of Representa- 
tives. Soon after the beginning of the Revo- 
lution he became a Refugee and spent his last 
days in Nova Scotia. 

The Ruggles family through a number of 
generations were connected with the foremost 
families (by marriage) in New England, and 
were remarkable for their great physical and 
mental vigor and the large number of distin- 
guished persons bearing the name. 

Brghain Ruggles, by his second wife, 
Charlotte Maynard, was the father of the late 
Charles Brigham Ruggles, of Cincinnati, O., 
who was born in Rutland, and also Mr. George 
Lemuel Ruggles of Columbus, O.— P. 

die was probably son of Samuel and Alice 
(Sherman) Ruirgles of Rochester, Mass., who 
was brother of the celebrated Gen. Timothy 
Ruggles, and son of the noted minister of 
Rochester, 1710-1 70S. having preached .">s yrs. 

Samuel, the fa tin r, removed to Rarre. 
Mass., after 17 it". , and died there in 1802, aged 
S7. 

('apt. Ruggles live! with his grandfather in 
Rochester, but was in Rutland before 17 7s and 
his faun is the same that has been known in 
recent years as the"Ilolden L'laee," the dw idl- 
ing bi ingbnt a short distance from the "Unr- 
goyue barracks," and near the house oi Chris- 
topher Rurllnyame, a hatter son-in-law to 
Unfits Putnam who accompanied him to Ma- 
rietta in 17'jO. — J ". 



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Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



Duly, 



for a better Dec. 10. 1801. 

in the 42 year 

of her age. 

In Memory of 

MEHETABLE LINCOLN 

RUSSELL daughter of 

Doc* Absalom & 

Mrs. Sarah Russell who 

died at Rutland Sept 10. 

1800 Aged 10 years 1 mth 

& 21 (lavs. 



Here lies Lurried 

the Lodv of M« 

MEH ETAB1 tL S A N D KRS 

Wife of Mr Daniel 

Sanders* who departed 

this life Jau'T 27*1* 

174(> in ye 25 

year of her age 



In memory of Mrs 
SARAH SANDERS 
Wife of Mr Daniel 
Sanders who died 
Aug 30th 1790 aget j 

75 years 

In memorv of 

MEHITABEL Dau 

of Daniel Sanders 

and Sarah his wife 

Dee d Aug 30 

175G Aged 2 ys 

5 months 25 

davs - 



In Memory of 

ZILLAH Dan'' of Mr 

Daniel Sanders & 

Sarah his Wife 

Died Sept 11th 1 75t> 

Aged 1 year 7 mo. 

& 13 davs. 



Elected 

In memory of 

Mr. 

NATHANIEL SAWYER 

who died Aug. 26. 1851. 

aged 87 years 

Mrs. 

BETSEY SAWYER 

his wife 

who died Sept. 2. 1851. 

aged 81 years. 

Their flesh shall slumber in the grave 

Till the List trnmpetsMoyful sound 
Then burst the bonds in -bid surprise 
And in their Saviour's image rise. 



*Daniel Sunders and wives were from Mod- 
field and Marlborough, lie whkh good farmer 

and a weaver of coverlets. At his death lie 

left a very large estate.— I'. 



Here lies interred 
the remains of 

MARY once wife 
of Mr. Edward 

Savage* who died 

February 10 1767. 

in the* 00 year 

of her age. 



In Memorv of 
MRS. LOVINA 

Wife of Mr. 

Silas Skinner and 

Daughter of Mr. 

Alpheus & Mrs. 

Lucy St ration 

who died March 29. 

1833 MX. 32. 



In 

Memory of 

MRS. 

CLARISSA SKINNER 

wife of 

Mr. Silas Skinner 

and Daughter of 

Major Silas and Mrs. 

Anna Furbush 

who died 

Aug. 30. 1825. 

yEt. 22. 

The sweet remembrance of the Just 
Shall flourish when they sleep in dust. 



MR. SILAS SKINNER 

died Apr. 11. 1838 

aged 44 years 

MARY 

Silas & Lovina Skinner 

died July 24 1836 

aged 7 years. 



Erected in memorv of 

MR JAMES SMITH! who died 

April 23'-'d 17S7 in the 63d 

year of his age 

The just behold with sweet delight 

The Blised three in one 
And strong affections fix their sight 
On God's incarnet Son. 

In 

Memorv of 

M«? SALLY SMITH 

wife of 



"They came from Ireland (with letter- from 
Pres. church) in 1728 and settled in Rutland. 
Had 7 children, of whom Isaac in. Thankful 
Stone, lTiir., and Eunice m. Elijah Stone. 1771. 
They were cousins, ami relatives of Israel, the 
Ohio pioneer.-— P. 

tProhahly son of James and Margan :, who 
were emigrants from Ireland and >ettled 
about 1720: were Presbyterians. Their four 
sons settled not far away and were "good, 
Respectable farmers and citizens."— P. 



1902.] 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



113 



Mr Lockert Smith 

who died 

May ye 6$ 1793 

in ye 27 yr 

of her age. 

In 

Memorv of 

LUCY SMITH 

Mr Lockert a 

M« Sally Smith* 

who died 

Julv 14. 1793. 

iri ye 2 yr 

of her aae. 



In Memory of 

MRS. BETSY 

wife of 

Capt James Smith 

who died 

Aug 12. 1837. 

vEt. 46. 



In Memory of Mr. 

WILLIAM SMITH? Who 

Deed Sept. ye 15th 

1772 in the 

52 year of 

his age. 



In memory of "Mr 

WILLIAM SMITH] 

Who Deed Augst 

ye 9th 1770 in 

ye 78 year of 

His age. 



In memorv of Mrs 

MARY SMITH " 

Wife of Mr. Wiliisun 

Smith. She Doer 

March ye 23<1 I7tij 

in ye 82 year of 

Her age. 



In Memorv of 
WILLIAM SMITH? 

who died July 7^ !l 
1S04 /Et. 5(3 vears. 



In Memory of 

MRS. BETSEY 

wife of Mr. William ; 

who died 

May 8 1829. 

yEt. 66. 



aiith 



In Memory of 

Lieut GEORGE SMITH; 

who died 



-Mrs. Smith was a dan. of Mr. John Wat?on; 
mar. Oct. 12, 17> t, had four chi (hen and died 
May G, 170::. Mr. Smith mar, second Mary, 
dau. of Mr. Moses Baxter nf Rutland. Mrs. 
Mary Smith had eleven children. 

tile came from Weston, with wife and 7 
ch.,inl7t*M. Two sons wore in the Revolution. 
He had 10 eh. and has ; numerous posterity. 

JFatherof the preceding, who accompanied 
him to Rutland, being blind — V, 

|Son of William <!..— 1\ 

liSon of first Jhiih'» and Margaret : m. 17.VJ, 
Jane Maeelewain, wlm with h»-r sister were 
the only survivors of i\ large family from ship- 
wreck on their passage to America.— P. 



Marcli 30 1799. 

in ye 73 yr. 

of his age 

Je-ns, and when shall that dear day 

That Joyful hour appear; 
When I shall leave this home of clay, 
To dwell amongst 'em there? 



In memorv of Mrs 

AGNES SMITH* daughtr 

of Mr James & Mr* 

Margret Smith She 

"Departed this life 

April the 27th 1777 

in the 21«t year of 

Her au;e 



In memory of 

Capt." 
JAMES SMITH! 

who died 

Aug. 7. 1827. 

vEt. 39. 



Miss ASENATH B SNOW 

died November (j. 1833. 
in the 22 year of her aore 



Here lies the 

Bodv of MR MATH*' 

SPARROW? who died 

April 12th 1707. 

aged 78 years. 

Here lies the 

Body of MARY 

wife of Mr. 

Mathew 

Sparrow who 

died July 17$ 

1761 aged 

77 years. 

In memorv of 

JUSTISi? son of 

Daniel & Anna 

STONE 

who died July 20 

1778 

aged 2 years 

a 4 months. 

Sacred to the memorv of 

HARVEY STONE 

who departed this life 

Dec. 17. 1846. 

Ai*ed 50 years. 



-Granddau. of the first James nnd Marsret 
and sister of James 3d, who ;i- a Minute ."•'. in 
sit Bunker Hill was beside Benj. Reed when 
he wa.s killed. In 1778, he in. Mary Browning, 
fisterof Lieut. Wm. Browning, son-in-law ot 
lieu. Rufus Putnum. — P. 

tSon .11" Lockert Smith. 

frown record gives the name Starrow, and 
date April i:j. 

gfirandson of Simon «fc Hannah hi> wife. 
Came from l-Yaminghaiii ahuut 174.5. — P. 






114 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



Duly, 



In memorv of 

DANIEL STONE 

who died Jan. 28th 1 700 

in the 8 year of his age. 

Also CLARK STONE 

who died June 8^ 1703 

Mi. 9 months Sons of Mr. Jonas 

Stone a Mrs. Lydia his wife. 

Erected In memory of 

MR. SIMEON* STONE 

who departed this life 

May 12th 1785 in the 

60 year of her age. 

Erected 

In memory of 

MKS. HANNAH STONE, 

lielict of Mr. Simeon 

Stone, who died 
• March 24 th 1801 
in the 81^' year 
of her age. 



DANIEL STONE eon 

of Mr. Simeon Stone 

A Mrs. Hannah Stone 

died Aug 9*h 

1754 
aged G years 
5 M? a 16 Ds. 



LUCY STONE Dau. 

of Mr. Simeou Stone 

a Mrs. Hannah his 

Wife Died Sept ItW 

1756 
aged 2 years & 29 Ds. 

In memory of Lieut. 

SAMUEL STONE; who 

Dec J Decern 1 " 10 th 

1775 in the 40th 

year of his age. 

STEVEN STONE 
June 9th 

1845.? 



*" Reed's Rutland" calls him "Simon," 
who with wife Hannah caine froin Framing- 
ham about 17J5. lie was a tanner by occupa- 
tion. One dau. was living in 183G aged a' ove 
90. They were of ilie same race as ihe otner 
Stones of Rutland.— P. 

t'fown record gives Sept. 14. 

J'Son of Samuel Stone. Jr.. and Mindwell 
Stevens, grandson of ("apt. Samuel nnd Abi- 
gail (Reed) Stone of Sudbury and Rutland. 
Hem. Patience Atherton, who d. 17;7J: '2nd 
wife was Dorothy, dau. of Dr. Hezelciah 
Fletcher. Roth father an 1 son \ve:>: active 
participants in the Revolution, dying in the 
service.— -1'. 

jJThis is a common flat field stone, very well 
faced and trimmed, rmv.idi d at the top, mid 
rudely out with a common stone chbol, J 
should judge, (Ago about one year. He w. s 
t^e fourth child of Samuel and Mindwell 
(Stevens) Stone.— P. 



JEDUTHAN STONE* 

died March 8, 1829; 

aged 80. 

ELIZABETH! 

Widow of 

Jeduthan Stone 

died Get. 8, 1839 ; 

aged 85. 

PATTY STONE 

their daughter 

died Feb. 20, 1840 ; 

aired 00. 



In memory of 
Mr. * 
CALVIN STONE! 
who died 
Jan. 20, 1827 
a? 46. 
Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord 
They rest from their labors <fc their works do 
follow them. 



Erected 

In memorv of 

MRS. EUNICE STONE 

wife of Lieut. Elijah 

Stone who died 

Sept, 20th 1811. 

in the GO year of 

her a.^e. 



*He was of the sixth generation from Greg- 
ory, the emigrant, through his son Samuel. 

"fShewasdau. of Israel How. of the ancient 
How family who built the "Wayside Inn," 
in Sudbury. 

Their eldest daughter, Elizabeth, b. July 2, 
1774, m. May 29. 1801, Wm. Bassett, of Keene, 
K. II. Thev with their six daughters emigra- 
ted to Keene, Coshocton Co., O., in 1S28. both 
parents died before 18>i3. All the daughters, 
save one, m. and settled in Ohio. Illinois and 
Iowa. Miss Sarah Estabrook Basset t, died 
June 22, 1902, aged W years, in Cambridge, O., 
in the familv of her' sister's grandchildren, 
the Misses Stone. Margaret Bassctt Stone, 
their neice. aged five years, represents the 
fifth generation from Jeduthan Stone. 

Their eldest son, Willard, was b. March 8, 
1776: m. Feb. 3, lfcOl, Polly Merriam. He 
owned and lived in the home of his ancestors 
of tnree generations On their monument in 
the rural cemetery in Kutland are the follow- 
ing inscriptions :" 

Capt. WILLI APJ) stone 

died Mch. 10. 1S61. 

aged *v>. 

POLLY 

wife of Willi;; id Stone, 

died Mch. 5, 1829, 

»ged .'.0 years. 

NANCY 

2nd wife of Williard stone 

died July 10, ls5.j, nged 70 years. 

tile wa.s son of Jeduthan and Elizabeth 
(Howe) Stone.— P. . 

>Shc was Lhe youngest dau. of Edward and 
Mary Savage, who came from Ireland with let* 
tv rsfroin I'resb.ch. in 17>. lie was Hie youn- 
gest son of Samuel Stone, Jr.. and therefore 
m phew to Nathan Stone the father of Jedu- 
than.— P. 



3902.] 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



115 



In Memorv cf 

JOHN STONE Estii- Who* 
Deed October ye nth 1770 
in the 74 th year of his age. 

A kind hush and & 

Tender Father. 

The memory of the just is hies sod. 

Here lies Buried ve 

Body of Mrs ELIZABETH 

STONET Wife of Mr. John 

Stone who dec' 1 May 

the 21 A. D. 1751 

in ye 38 year of her age. 

With 2 of "their Children at 

Her left hand. 1 st Boreas Stone 

who Deed December 22. 

A.D. 3 747 aged 2 years 7 

M. A 12 D. 2nd Son Still 

born May 19. 1751. 

In memory of Mrs. 
ABIGAIL* STONE Dau- 
ghter to John Stone 
Esq. & Mrs. Elizabeth 
his wife, who Deed 
Feb. 15.2 1755 in the 
21 year of her age. 



*Father of Israel, the Ohio pioneer. He 
came from Framingham and was grandson of 
" Elder John," the eldest son of Gregory, the 
emigrant. 

The wife of this John Stone was Elizabeth, 
h. at Lexington, Dec. 21, 1713, dan. of Capt. 
Sam'l Stone, great granddau. to Samuel, the 
youngest son of Gregory. 

They lived on the east side of Muschopague 
Lake. He held town ofiices, was deacon of the 
church in 1736. His youngest son, Israel, b. 
Apnl 13 4 1749. inherited ibis farm and it was 
here his children, ton in number, were born. 

In September, 171)0, the mother and eight 
children, in company with Rufus Putnam 
with his family, and others began the journey 
to the Ohio Country, arriving in eight weeks, 
joined the father and two children who had 
preceded them. Two of them lived to a great 
age. 

Judge Benj. F. Stone of Chillicothe, O., is a 
great grandson. See N. E. Magazine, April, 
1897, article, " Rutland to Marietta.") 

The Stones of Rutland were descended 
from (the eldest John and the youngest Sam- 
uel) sons of Gregory, the emigrant— who came 
in 1G35 — by his two wives, Margaret Gerard, 

mother of John and widow Lydia ( ) 

Cooper, mother of Samuel. 

Gregory came from Nayland by the Sumr, 
Co. Suffolk, where he was married and his 
children were born. He was bora, 1 ".• ••_' , at 
Great Bromley, Co. Essex, Eng. His ancestry 
extends back four generations in this parish 
to Symond Stone, born early in the Lath cen- 
tury. His will is in the British Museum. and 
dates May 12. 1506. probated b\ b. 10, 1010. He 
was buried in the < ihureh. His holding, called 
" Godewyns," was in the possession oi his de- 
scendants 100 years later, called " Goodenes" 
(see Ancestry of Simon and Gregory Stone by 
Win. E.Stone of Cambridge, Mass.)—!'. 

fShe was mother of Israel Stone, the Ohio 
pioneer.— I'. 

[She was sister of Israel, the Ohio pioneer. 

gTown record gives Feb. 16. 



Erected to the memory 

of 
Capt. JOHN STOKE* 

who died 

July 30 AD. 1819 .E. 

87. 

He Mas a good man. 



Erected to the memory 

MRS. LUCY STONEt 

Relict 

of Capt. John Stone 

who died 

Jan 31 A.D. 1824 Au 89. 

She was a Virtuous woman.— 



In Memory of 

HEZEKIAHJ son of 

Mr. John & M™ 

Lucy Stone who 

Deed May 16th 

1761 aged 4 — 

years 9 months & 

3 Days. 

In memorv of 

SUSANNA Dauglit. of Mr. 

John & Mrs. Lucy Sto- 

-ne who Deed May 

ye 12th 1707 aged 

1 year 6 months 

& 12 Days. 



In memory of 

HANNAH Daught f 

Mr. John cc Mrs. 

Lucv Stone who 

Deed April 4th 

1776 Aged 

3 years 11 months 

& 15 Days. 

In memory of 

SUSANNA Daught to 

Mr. John & Mrs. Lucy 

Stone who Deed 

Apr. 15th 1776 Aged 

1 year 4 months 

"cc IS days. 

In memory of 

HEZEKIAH FLETC*HER STONE; 

who died March 20. 1854 

aire 85. 



-Eldest brother of Israel, the Ohio pioneer 
fs e N. E. Mag., April. 1S97.) He lived on the 
shore of Muschapague lake, was Lieut, of 
Minute Men and < lapt. of Militia : filled all the 
leading offices in ih«- town and was Kepre- 
sentative to the General Court.— P. 

tShe was dan. ot Dr. Hczckiah Fletcher.— 

' {First child 01 J. & L. Stone.— 1'. 
gHe was son oi Caul. John Stone.— P. 



116 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rial and, Mass. 



Duly 



Memento Mori 

Erected 

In memory of Mrs. 

STJSA N N A 1 1 S W K ETSER* 

formerly wife of Doc 1 ; Hez. 

Fletcher who departed this iif 

May ye 1st 1790. 

Aged 81 years & 

6 Days. 

In memory of 

Mr. 

ALPHEUS STRATTONt 

who died 

Nov. 9. 1827. 

iEt. 59. 



Sacred 

to the memory of 

Mr. 

ELISHA SUMNER 

V)ho died April 1, 1839 ; 
After a long and painfull 
confinement, which lie bore with 
patient resignation to the will of God 
aged 78 years. 



Sacred 

To the memory of 

Mrs. 

NANCY 

Relict of 

Elisha Sumner 

who died 

Nov. 6 1818 

Mt 82. 

Blessed are the pure in heart 

for thev shall see God. 



In memory of 

NANCY SUMNER 

who died 

August 27, 1820, 

aged 33. 

Abo 

ELEANOR SUMNER 

who died 

Nov. 30, 1S17. 

aged 13. 

Erected 
In memory of Cap'. 

*Motherof Lucy Fletcher Stone and grand- 
mother of the children of Capt. John Stone. 

fSon of Samuel Stratton, Jr.. and Mary 
Eastern his wife, and grandson of Samuel Strt- 
t on, Sr., and Sarah his wife, who were from 
Concord and early settlers in Rutland. Mrs. 
s.died at thehomeof her daughter, Mrs. John 
Watson, aged 9'.» years, 10 months and 15 daya. 



PHINEHAS WALKER* 

who departed this life 

Oct'; 16th 17jj2. 

In the 71 year of 

his age. 

O ye whose cheek the tear of pitty flames 

Draw near with pious revience arid attend 

Here lies the loving husbands dear remains 

The tender Father, and the generous friend. 

Erected 

In memory of 

MRS. BULAII WALKERf 

Relict of Capt. Phinehas 

Walker who died 

May 4. 1809. 

In tiie 86 year of 

her age. 

The sweet remembrance of the Just 
Shall iiourish when they sie:.'P in dust. 

Erected 

In memory of 

Doc? REUBEN WALKER; 

of Prieceton 

who after a Short, but 

useful and Exemplary 

. Life died greatly lamented 

Nov'; 30U l 1797. 

In the 31. year of his 

age. 



In memory of 

MRS. TIRCER WARNER 

wife of 

Mr. Thomas Wilder 

Warner who died 

Oct. 31. 1802 M. 26 

In memory of 

MRS. THANKFUL 

Wife of M? John 

Watson $ who died 

Jane 21st 1759 Aged 

31 years. 

M?f SARAH WEDLAND 

who was bom in Boston 

A.D. 1727 and died Feb;? 

— ve 2'' A.D. 1776. 



In memory of 

MISS' 

EUSEI3IA WETHERBEIi 

who died 

April S. 1S33 

J?A. 43. 



<: They came from hixubury and were among 
Rutland's most valued citizens. He filled 
many orlices aud was Capt. in the Revolution. 
Two sons were doetors and one a justice, ana 
tiie daughters married leading men in the 
town.— 1\ 

f.she was Bulah Chin of Sudbury.— -F. 

X+n\ of Phim-has Walker. 

cTiie; came fn>m Leicester— owned the tan- 
nery e.'-i of U>e villaire. — 1'. 



1902.] 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Mass. 



117 



Erected 

In memory of -Mrs. 

JEMIMA WHEELER* 

wife of Mr. Abraham 

Wheeler who died 
D ec r 2n. (l 1802 in the 
57th year of her age. 

Thou deaf 'departed soul adieu, 
Thy lifeless clav must here remain 
Till Christ this body shall venue 
. . . with joy shall meet again. 



who died 

Sept 2. 1822. 

2SX. 59. 



In memory of 3 

Children of M r Abraham 

<t M rs Jemima Wheeler; — 

ABIGAIL died Aug. 5^ 

1784 in ye <)th year of 

her age. 

SILAS died May 29th 1785 

in ye 7 year of his age. 

Also a son which was — 

Still born April 2d 1788. 

CAPT. ROWLAND WHEELER!- 

Died 

Nov. 13, 1867. 

Aged 82 yrs. 23 ds. 

LYDIA 

wife of 

Rowland Wheeler 

Died 

Feb. 4, 1861, 

aged 72 yrs. 

In 

Memory of 

SARAH J. WHEELER 

Daughter of 

Capt. Rowland and 

Mrs. Lydia Wheeler 

who died 

June 14, 1S24 

iEt. 11 years, & 

6 ms. 



SARAH D. 
Wife of 

Luther Wheeler 

"Died 

Jan. 17. 1867. 

M 72 ys. 

Erected 

in memorv of 

Widow CATY \t HEELER 

wife of Mr. Abraham Wheeler 



■"Daughter of Phinehas Walker, lived near 
"New Boston" and raised a largo family. 
Their dau. Mercy, ou Nov. 17, 17C3, m. Adain 
Wheeler of Rutland, who was Capt. at Bunker 
11 ill, was a bravo ollh'er during the whole war, 
removed to Hubbardston am) was a leader in 
Shay's Rebellion in 17s.G (see Stow's Hist, of 
H.)-P. 

fSon of Abraham and Jemima Wheeler.— P. 



In memory of Mr. 
ISAAC WHEELER* 

who departed 

this life Sept. ye 22d 

17C9 in ye 72d year 

of his Age. 

ISAAC WHEELER! 

Died 

April 22. 1817. 

M. 82 ys 

ELIZABETH! 

Died Deer. 22. 1813. 

M. 70 ys 

Erected by Eli W. Holbrook. 

West Boylston. 



MR 



In memory of 
J A COD WHEELER? 

who departed this 

life May ye 30th 

1773 in ye 25\h 

year of 

his age. 



In 
Memory of 
MRS. 
SUBMIT WHEELER 
Wife of Mr. John Wheeler 
who died 
Mav 1st 1822 
Mt. 30. 
Why should we mourn, perhaps vou may'say 
Since God has thought it best, 
To take her soul from hence away 
To its eternal rest. 



Erected 

In memory of 

NATH*. HAZEN WHITE Esq. 

— who departed this life 

Decr. 25. 1804. 

Mt. 30. 



Jn memory of 
NAT1D H. WAITE 

son of 

Nathl H.White Esq. 

& Mrs. Charlotte 

his wife 

who died May 10. 1805. 

aged 9 months. 

Man comcth forth like a flower 
and is cut down. 



•Came from Med field early in the settle- 
ment of Rutland, and their farm remained 
for more than a century in the family. — 1'. 

fSon of Isaac the preceding. 

jDau. of John stone and sister to Israel 
Stone the Ohio pioneer.— P. 

j-Son of Isaac Sr. — P. 



118 



Monumental Inscriptions, Rutland, Alas: 



[July, 



MOSES HAZEN WHITE 

son of William White 

Born in Boston 

Nov. 8th 1778, 

Died in Rutland 

June 6. 1829. 

ISABELLA His Wife 

Daughter of 

John Erin k M. D. 

Born Nov. 9. 1780. 

Died Nov. 9. 1810. 



In the O Lord h; 
Truly our hope 



pni 



In memory of 

MR. 

JOSEPH WOOD* 

who died Oct. 5. 18*29. 

ML 58. 
Thy dust rests here till .Testis comes 
And claims the treasure from the tomb. 

In memorv of M*s MARTHA 
WOOD Wife of Air. Joseph 
Wood who died Feb. 4^} 
1800 in the 29V. 1 year of 
her a<je. 
Also, BETSEY WHITING their 
daughter died Feb. ~\7[ ] } 
1800 aged 13 months 
and 5 days and sleeps 
by her parents side. 
Draw near my friend- and take a thought 
How soon the grave must be your lot 
Make sure of Christ while life remains 
And death shall be eternal gain. 



Erected In memory of 

MRS. PATTY WOOD 

wife of Mr. Joseph Wood 

& daugh" of John Rice 

who died Jan. 12. 1815. 

in the oG year of 

her age. 

In memory of 

MISS PATTY R. 

daughter of Mr. Jos. 

& Mrs. Patty R. Wood 

who died 
April 11.1-1:836 .Ft 29. 
Why should T set my heart on things below 
And let My God, My Saviour go; 
I all impious joys resign 
And rest on my Saviour all devine. 



In memory of 

M?? HARRIET WOODBURY 

who died 

Oct. 7. 1814. 

in the 24 yr 

of her age. 

Farewell my loving friends below 
My Jesus calls ami I must go 
My Savior's voice I must obey 
No mortal joy is worth my soul. 

In memory of 

MR. SAMUEL WOODBURY, 

who died Jan. 15. 1828; 

yEt 80. 

JAMES WRIGHT 

son of James & 

Patience Wright 

died April 8\" 1735 

Aged 1 year 
1 month ec 15 davs. 



MARTEN WRIGHT. 

son of Mr. James* 

& Mrs. Patience 

Wright Died 

Aug^t m. 1741 

Aged 1 year 4 

months ec 14 ds.t 



-The father of James and Martin lived at 
the tavern farm of the village. He was son 
of Capt. Samuel Wright. Indian scout, pro- 
prietors' clerk, selectman, assessor, justice, 
surveyor, landlord, deacon, (-apt. of militia, 
and leader in all affairs of the town. — P. 

-(Town record gives, born March 27, 1741; 
died August 10, 1742. 



»»@ @S^®® @^ 










OF IIUTLANO, 



-He was eldest son of Joseph.who was Lieut. 
at Bunker Iliil and elsewhere in 1775.— P. 
tTown record gives April 1-1. 

Note. — To Mr. Ilanff, Mr. Francis E. Blake, and others, we are indebted for 
supplying the funds necessary to procure these MSS. for publication. 

The sources of information contained in the foregoing notes are from Reed's 
History of Rutland, the town records of Rutland by the courtesy of Mr. Louis 
M. Hanff, Clerk, the local histories of Hubbardston, Marlboro, Lexington and 
Cambridge, Hildreth's Pioneer History, private manuscript records, etc. 

1). E. P. 



OFFICIAL REPORTS OF THE "OLD NORTHWEST" 
GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY FOR THE YEAR 1901. 

Report of the Library Committee. 
To the President and Members of The " Old Northwest'" Genealogical Society : 

Sir — The Library Committee appointed in April, 1901, have to report that 
during the term just ended there have been added to the Library 131 books, 
75 pamphlets, while GO volumes have been bound and thus made available 
to members of the Society and students of genealogy. 

The work of accessioning has been carried on by Dr. Lucius Carroll Her- 
rick, the Librarian. The Library ha 1 ? been furnished with new oak book 
cases, and a desk for the .Secretary has been obtained through the kindness 
of Mr. Charles A. Kidgway. 

Agreeable to a resolution passed in April, 1901, a Library Fund was estab- 
lished and this augmented by the generous gift of twenty dollars from the 
President. This fund in future will probably provide for the carrying on of 
the Library without any special effort on the part of the general member- 
ship. 

In conclusion, your committee desire to record their grateful thanks to 
James Buckingham, Esq., for his gift; to Mr. C. A. Ridgway, and to Dr. 
L. C. Herrick for his indefatigable work as Librarian and to "the members 
for their ready courtesy and assistance. 

(Signed) Horace W. Whayman, Chairman. 



Report of the Librarian. 

Columbus, Ohio, December 30, 1901. 
To the Library Committee of The " Old Northwest" Genealogical Society : 
As Librarian, 1 report as follows: 

The library has remained, through the present year, in the same room 
occupied by it 'luring the preceding year, but will remove on the first of 
January to a room on the second floor of the Dispatch Building, corner of 
High and Gay streets, Columbus, Ohio. 

Mr. Cole, having use for his book cases, removed the same and other cases 
have been purchased by the Society to replace them ; most of them being 
of the Macy Sectional variety, which have proved quite satisfactory. 

The accessioning has been continued this year by Miss Nellie Herrick up 
to the first of October, since which time it has been done by myself. 

The titles of all books and pamphlets received by the library during the 
year are shown in the Look Notices and Accessions to the Society's Library 
in the various numbers of The Quarterly. The following figures indicate 
the growth of the library: 

At the. close of last year were books, 291 ; pamphlets, 347 ; total, G3S 
Received during the year, " 131 ; " 75 ; " 206 

Leaving at. close of year, " 422; " 422; " S44 

By binding periodicals, the library has gained 13 volumes. 

There have been received for notice in The Quarterly thirty bound vol- 
umes and sixteen pamphlets. The size and value of those donated during 
the present year greatly exceeded those of last year, showing an increasing 
appreciation* of The Quarterly, by authors and publishers of genealogies 
and historical hooks, as a means of making their productions known. 

The need of cataloguing our collection— either by cards or the Rudolph 
system- — is constantly becoming more and more apparent, and a strenuous 
effort should be made to raise the necessary means to inaugurate that work 
during the coming year. 

The library has been open a few hours each afternoon, the same as last 
year, and the attendance by members has been a little in advance.; of that of 
last year, and much more so by those not belonging to the Society. A num- 
ber of the latter, on becoming aware of the benefits to he obtained, have 
been induced thereby to become members of the Society. The importance 
of keeping the room" open at stated hours, and of having it known by the 



120 Official Reports. [Jul y> 

public, is apparent, and it is to be hoped that the Society will, ere long 
make an effort to provide the means for that purpose. 

It is hoped that the new quarters secured by the Society, being more cen- 
tral and accessible, will attract more members and will also be the means of 
inducing others to visit our room. Although our Constitution gives us the 
whole of the Old Northwest for our primary field of action and the rest of 
the United States for a secondary field, still we do not wish to be altogether 
unknown in the community where our headquarters are located, and v,v 
hope the people of the city of Columbus and the state of Ohio will soon g< t 
to know of us, and will manifest their appreciation of the work we are doir^ 
by cooperating with us and contributing of their means and influence. 

Respectfully submitted, Lucius C. Heerick, M.D., Librarian. 



l\EroRT of the Committee on Heraldry. 

To the Officers and Membcn of The " Old Northwest" Genealogical Society: 

Ladies and Gentlemen — The Committee on Heraldry desire to report that 
a considerable increase in the number of persons interested in Heraldry is 
manifest, and that as a result the demand for heraldic works in the several 
libraries within the Society's territory is much greater than in former years— 
proportionately the interest is greater in our own Society than elsewhere. 

Through the efforts of a member of this Committee and others, an exhi- 
bition of Heraldic Look-Plates, drawings and Coats of Arms was held in 
Columbus, at the residence of Dr. and Mrs. William King Rogers, for two 
weeks during December, and it is to be hoped that a similar exhibition of 
these things, upon a larger scale, may be made accessible to the general 
public sometime in the early part of the year. 

As in its report last year, "this Committee has to lament the paucity of 
works of reference in the library, and it again respectfully urges the addition 
of the following books to the Society's library : 

Papworth's "Ordinal of Arms." 

Moule's " Bibliotheca Heraldica." 

Marshall's "Genealogical Guide.*' 

O'Hart's "Irish Pedigrees." 

Edmondson's "Complete Eody of Heraldry." 

Nesbit's " Heraldry." 

Sir James Balfour Paul's " Ordinary of Scottish Arms." 

Elvin's "Dictionary of Crests." 

Burke's "Dictionary of Heraldry." 

" A Complete Peerage," by G. E. C. 

Debrett's "Baronetage." 

Volume Xo. 1 "America Heraldica." 

And the additional volumes of the Harleian Society Publications. 
On behalf of the Committee, Alexander W . Mackenzie, Chairman. 



Report of the Committee on Foreign Research. 

To the President and Members of The " Old Northwest " Genealogical Society : 

Ladies and Gentlemen— The Committee on Foreign Research desire to 
report that during the past year they have been able to help several mem- 
bers of the Society to find the sources of foreign genealogical information 
of which they were in need. 

They have also been successful in urging forward the publication of Eng- 
lish Parish Registers, a work now being carried on by County Societies and 
individuals. It is almost certain that the next twenty years will witness 
the completion of this gigantic undertaking. 

Your Committee have handed to the Library Committee a list of books 
of general value to the genealogical student. 

On behalf of the Committee, Horace W. Whayman, Chairman. 



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^Illustration. 

I. Arms of Fowler (to face page 121.) 

I. Thomas \V(>i;vin.v(i'i> >n. {Continued from pttc/e 37. By Frank Theodore Cok, 

of Columbus, Ohio ." ! ! 121 

II. BURIALS IX THE OLD CEMETERY AT CAMBRIDGE, GUERNSEY CO., 0. (Coil- ' 

eluded from Vol. I V, page '!■>.) By M iss Mary Augusta Stone, of Cambridge, 

Ohio. .' * '....'. 127 

III. Gleason. {Continued from parte S4.) Bv /•',!;»/; 7'. (Wr, A.r..,Ll.J5.,of ('o- 

1 umbos, Ohio , 130 

IV. Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. By Daniel II'. Fowler. Commu- 

nicated by Charles Arthur liid-rjimy, of Col iambus, Ohio 133 

V. Notes and Queries : 

Notes.— Avery ; Colhuner, Collamore; Sands, 140. - 
Queries. — Ktrme, Kinney, Kenncy ; Oliver, Ml). 
VI. Books in Preparation: 

1 . Genealogies : . 150 

2. Local Histories, Records, etc 151 

VII. Book Notices . .' 153 

VIII. Accessions to the Society's Library from April 1 to October 1. 1902 15S 



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GENEALOGICAL QUARTERLY. 



OCTOBER, 19Q2, 
THOMAS WORTHINGTON. 

By Frank Theodore Cole, of Columbus, Ohio. 
(Continued from April number.) 

The act dividing the Northwest Territory was passed May 7, 
1800, 1 and by its terms— thanks to the activity of Mr. Worth- 
ington and others — Chillicothe was made the capital of the 
Territory of Ohio. There the second session of the first Ter- 
ritorial Legislature met on November 3, and Mr. Harrison's 
successor was elected. 

Mr. Worthington was one of the committee of three selected 
to set forth the position of the Legislature on the controversy 
with the Governor concerning the establishment of Counties 
and County seats. The damage to Col. Massie's speculations 
at Manchester, in Adams Co., had begun the war of the " Vir- 
ginia party " so called against the Governor ; the question of 
forming a State began to be discussed,- and papers were circu- 
lated protesting against the Governor's reappointment at the 
expiration of his term in December. The Secretary of the 
Territory favored the Chillicothe or Virginia party, and to fore- 
stall any advantage to them the Governor dissolved the Legis- 
lature, December 9. 

Gov. St. Clair was renominated December 22, lSOO,^ but not 
confirmed until February 3, 1S01, 4 on account of the opposition 
of the Chillicothe party. Senator S. T. Mason of Virginia 
writes Mr. Worthington, giving him the news of the confirma- 
tion, saying that the charges, though various and some of a 
serious nature, were not supported by the memorialists. He 
also says, "Should your next House of Representatives be of 
the character you expect, I should suppose they might petition 
the new President for the removal of the Governor, with effect, 
and could send proof and documents to support the charges 
against him." 5 

1. Gov. St. Clair's letter to Gen. Harrison, mentioned in the first part, was of Dec. 
]7'.)9, instead of May 2S, 1800. St. Clair Tapers. II, 4S8. 

2. St. Clair Papers, II, 521-27, 

3. Do, p. 520. 

4. Do, p. 520. 

5. Do, p. 531. 

121 



122 Thomas Wortliington. [Oct. 

The second Territorial Legislature met November 2G, 1S()1. 
Mr. Worthington was on the Committee of Privileges and 
Elections, and that on Levying a Territorial Land Tax. On 
December 21 was introduced the act declaring the assent q( 
the Territory to an alteration in the ordinance. The object of 
this was to make three Territories, with the Scioto as the west- 
ern boundary of the eastern division. In a letter to Dudley 
Woodbridge, December 24, 1801, Gov. St. Clair says:" "The 
bill * * * is passed and goes to Mr. Fearing to be laid 
before Congress. You cannot imagine the agitation it has cre- 
ated among the people here ; and a petition to Congress against 
the measure, formed by a committee of this town, praying 
that Congress may not consent to it, is in circulation. Mr. 
Worthington and Mr. Baldwin are appointed to go to Wash- 
ington to advocate the petition in person." Committees were 
also sent in favor of the Governor's position. 

The introduction of a bill changing the capital from Chilli- 
cothe to Cincinnati, and the fact that it would be passed by the 
union of the Miami Valley Delegates with those from Wayne 
Co. (Detroit), and Trumbull Co. (Cleveland, Warren), caused a 
riot, in which an attempt to burn the Governor in effigy was 
suppressed by "the splendid exertion of Mr. Worthington." 
The next evening the mob invaded the house where the Gov- 
ernor boarded, and "after they were once dispersed one of the 
most violent returned, and had not Mr. Worthington come in 
about the same time mischief would have ensued." 7 

In the same letter the Governor says : " Can you not convey 
to him (President Jefferson) that J have but five enemies in 
the Territory except some they have misled, and who probably 
never saw me. These are Worthington, Tiffin, Massie, Darl- 
ington and Baldwin." 

Worthington and Baldwin proceeded to Washington, and on 
January 30, 1802, Worthington laid before the President Col. 
Massie's ten charges against the Governor, " attacking his 
official and administrative integrity," 6 together with an argu- 
ment of his own in support of them. President Jefferson 
finally dismissed the charges. 

It soon appeared that Congress would not only take no action 
in support of the Act of the Legislature in reference to the 
boundaries, but that a little management would bring about an 
Act enabling the formation of a State. The desire for three 
Republican votes in the Electoral College after the close elec- 
tion of 1801 made the task comparatively easy, and in spite of 
the efforts of Mr. Fearing, the Delegate and of the Feder- 
alists, the Act was passed April 30, 1802. 

11 Congress, at the suggestion of Col. Worthington, had taken 
care to direct the time of holding an election for Delegates ; 
had arranged the Districts, and proportioned the number of 

C. Do, p. 547. 

7. St, Clair's letter to Senator Ross. Do, p. r >. r >G. 

8. Uyau's History of Ohio, p. 57. 



1902.] Thomas Worthington. 123 

Delegates to each ; and had provided that the Constitution so 
formed should not be submitted to the people for approval. 
They had also cut off the Detroit District, which was strongly 
Federal, and joined it to Indiana Territory. " ,J 

Worthington returned home in May. In acknowledgment of 
his services illuminations were made through the Scioto Valley 
and salutes were fired about his house by his neighbors. 

The convention met November 1, 1802, at Chillicothe. All 
but two of the original opponents of the alteration of the 
boundaries were members, while of those who had advocated 
the measure but two or three were successful at the polls. 1 " 

On November 4 the Governor addressed the convention, and 
for his criticisms on Congress was removed by the President,, 
with unnecessary insult, November 22, 1802. 

They performed this work in twenty-five days. Mr. Worth- 
ington was a member of this convention and was " second to 
none in influence." 11 

On the first day he was appointed chairman of the committee 
of five on Privileges and Elections, and one of the committee 
of three on Rules. On the second the Committee on Privileges 
and Elections reported, and Edward Tiffin was elected Presi- 
dent. On the third day leave was granted the Governor to 
address the convention. Mr. Worthington was one of the 
fifteen who voted " No." 

He was appointed one of the committee to prepare the pre- 
pare the preamble and first artiele of the Constitution ; also of 
that to prepare the second article, on Executive authority ; of 
the tnird article, on Judiciary ; of the sixth, on Duties of 
Sheriffs, Coroners, etc., and chairman of the Committee on the 
Fifth Article — Organization of Militia ; later, on Committee to 
Prepare Article Comprehending General Regulations and Pro- 
visions of the Constitution, and on one to consider the propo- 
sitions made by Congress for the acceptance or rejection of the 
work of the convention. '- 

The proceedings and Constitution were approved by Congress 
February 19, 1808, and Ohio became the seventeenth State. 

In 1802 Col. Worthington moved from the town of Chilli- 
cothe to his estate of Adena, where a house of hewe d logs, 
filled between the timbers with stones and plaster, had been 
erected, one and a half stories high. This house stood imme- 
diately in front of the present mansion. 13 Here the three 
eldest sons were born. The gardens, groves and orchards on 
this estate excited the admiration of the distinguished visitors 
who were here entertained. This house was superseded by the 
mansion now standing, which was first occupied in 1807. 

On March 1, 1803, the first Legislature met in Chillicothe, 
and Worthington was elected one of the two Senators, he being 

9. Win. Henry Smith, St. Clair Papers, II, p. 580, Note. 

10. Chase, p. 31. 

11. Taylor, Ohio in Oou.^n-ss, p. 24. 

12. Journal of the Convention, reprinted in House Journal, 1S27. 

13. Private Memoirs, pp. 3l-~>0. 



124 Thomas Worthington. [Oct. 

then four months less than thirty years of age. He drew the 
short term, which ended March 4, 1807. 

The first session of the Eighth Congress convened on Monday, October 17, 
ISOo, on the proclamation of President Jefferson. Mr. Worthington wag 
present on the opening of the session, as he was at all of the successive ses- 
sions, and on October 21 l presented his first measure, a petition of Harrison 
and others of Detroit to be set oil' from Indiana Territory. As chairman of 
the committee to whom this petition was referred he brought in a bill 
which in due time (December 6-) passed the Senate. 

On October 2<> a petition from citizens of the Illinois country, to be set off 
from Indiana Territory, was presented in the House of Representatives and 
referred to a committee of Lucas, Morrow, Lyon and others. When the 
Senate bill came down it was referred to the same committee, and alter 
amendments, among others changing the name from the Northwest Terri- 
tory to Michigan, the Senate bill was lost, yeas 58, nays 5v). 2 

In December he brought in a bill for the determination of the North- 
western boundary of the Virginia Military Lands, and to limit the period 
for locating them. This became a law March 22, 1S04. 3 He voted for the 
bill for the appropriation to carry out the Louisiana Treaty; for the amend- 
ment concerning the election of President and Viee-Fresident; for the 
repeal of the Bankruptcy Law; for the bill to remove the seat of govern- 
ment from Washington; and for the impeachment of Judge John Pickering. 4 

The Cumberland Road. 

On February PI, 1802, Albert Gallatin, Secretary of the Treasury, in writ- 
ing to William B. Giles, Chairman of the Committee on admitting the 
Northwest Territory to the Union, suggested that in return for the waiver 
by the new State for ten years of the right of taxation of public land sold 
by Congress, the United States agree to expend one-tenth of the net receipts 
from such, in building a road from the navigable waters emptying in to the 
Atlantic, to the Ohio and through the new state. This suggestion with a 
change to five years exemption from taxation and one-twentieth expenditure 
was adopted. 5 

November 28, 1803, on the call of Mr. Jackson of Virginia, the House of 
Representatives resolved itself into a Committee of the Whole to consider 
the appropriation of five per cent, of the net proceeds of the sales of lands 
in Ohio after June 30, 1802, to the laying out and making of Public Roads, 
leading from the navigable waters of the Atlantic to the Ohio River. After 
much discussion the committee reported, recommending the appropriation 
of two per cent. 6 

The next day the House took up the report, amended and referred it, and 
on January 10 Mr. Jackson introduced a bill which, after much discussion, 
passed the" House of Representatives February 15, 1801. It gave the Presi- 
dent power to appoint a committee to explore a route for a road. In the 
Senate the bill was referred to a committee consisting of Smith (O. ), Breck- 
inridge (Ivy.) and Franklin (Tenn.), and was in due time read, debated, 
postponed and finally, on February 28, recommitted to a new committee of 
Nichols (Va.), Worthington (O.) and Dayton (N. J.) It was reported, 
amended and passed, March 27. The House of Representatives refused to 
concur in the amendments and postponed the whole matter to the follow- 
ing December. 7 

At the second session, December 4, 1803, the first thing on the day after 
the reading of the President's Message, Mr. Worthington introduced a 
resolution that a committee be appointed to examine the Act which allowed 
the people of the Eastern Division of the Northwest Territory to form a 

1. History of Congress, 1S03-04, p. 10. 

2. Do, p. 1043. 

3. Do. pp. 214, 1209. 

4. Do, pp. 74, mO, 215, 287, 367. 

5. Do, p. 031. 

6. Adams Writings of Albert Gnllatin. p. 7G. 

7. Do, pp. 870, 913, '.ISO. 1012, 2 >4, 203, 273, 2'J7, 305, 1211, 1242. 



1902.] Thomas Worthington. 125 

State Government, and to report by bill or otherwise. On December 5 
Messrs. Tracy (Ct.), Anderson (Ten h.), Worthington (0.), Adams (Mass.) 
and Wright (Md.) were appointed a committee, and on December 28 
reported that two per cent, of the proceeds of sale of land, etc., amounting 
to $12,652, were available for use, and that by the time the money was 
needed there would be about 920,000. They advised a route from Cumber- 
land, Md., to Wheeling, crossing the Monongahela at Brownsville ( Redstone ) . 

They also presented a bill to regulate the laying out and making of the 
road. The bill was passed by the Senate December 27. 

In the House of Representatives, after much debate, on May 22 the 
motion of Leib of Pennsylvania to postpone indefinitely was defeated, 51 
to 59; that of Jackson of Virginia to postpone to June 30 was lost, 5i to 56 ; 
that of Claiboume, to recommit, by 50 to 58, and the bill at third reading, 
on May 24, passed by vote of GO to 50. 8 

On March 2b' the Senate agreed to the amendments and the bill became a 
law. 

It consisted of six: sections, authorizing the President to appoint three 
commissioners to layout the road ; directing that the road be four rods 
wide; directing the President to secure assent of the States through which 
the road passed ; directing how the road should be built, fixing the pay of 
commissioners and employees and appropriating §30,000. 9 

On February 2, 1807, President Jefferson reported to the Senate that he 
had appointed Joseph Ker of Ohio, Kli Williams of Maryland and Thomas 
Moore of Maryland, and giving progress of work, etc., etc. 10 This message, 
with the reports, was referred to Messrs. Worthington, Tracey and Giles (Va.) 
Mr. Worthington brought in a bill appropriating 8250,000 for the road, 
which was passed by the Senate February 20, but after being read twice in 
the House of Representatives, was indefinitely postponed, March" SO, 1S07, 11 
and as Mr. Worthington went out of ofrice that day his connection with the 
Cumberland Road appropriations ceased. 

In this Ninth Congress Mr. Worthington voted for the Administration 
measures, to suspend trade with St. Domingo, to prohibit importation of 
certain goods, and on the debate on British Aggression on American Ship3 
made a speech, the only one that I find reported during this term in the 
Senate. 

He brought in a bill for the relief of the Gallipolis Settlers, was chair- 
man of the committee to whom was referred the bill for the division of 
Indiana Territory ; also of a committee to examine and report what altera- 
tions or amendments were necessary to the laws for the sale of public 
lands; also of one to inquire into the expediency of altering the Act of 
March 3, 1803, relating to the lands allowed for the support of schools in 
the Virginia Military District in Ohio. 1 - 

On November 25, 1806, in writing to President Jefferson, Gallatin said: 
■' Whatever relates to land cannot he too closely watched. Worthington is 
the only one in the Senate, since Breckenridge left, who understands the 
subject. He has been perfectly faithful in that respect, trying to relieve as 
much as possible the purchasers generallv from being hard pressed for pay- 
ment," 13 

The great question of Canal Navigation was now to the front and the elab- 
orate schemes of a system along the eastern coast to avoid the dangers of 
the coasting trade was under discussion. The Chesapeake and Delaware 
Ganal was planned and aid asked from Congress. About the same time the 
bill for a canal around the Falls of the Ohio at Louisville was introduced. 

Mr. Worthington, on Febi uary 25, submitted a resolution calling upon the 
Secretary of the Treasury for a report on the cost, plans, etc., of the Chesa- 
peake and Delaware Canal and on the 20th one for a report to the Senate at 
their next session as to the practicability and probable expense of a turn- 
pike-road throughout the Atlantic States, from Washington northeast and 

8. Historv of Congress. IWfi-otf, pp. 10, 22. 42, 43. 321,517, Mo. 

9. Do, pp. 108, 1-i :»;. Sirurit.'lit'.s Hist, oi" National Komi, p. 21. 

10. Do, p. 51. Searisht, p. 2S, et scq. 

11. Do, p. '.'0. 021. «',S2. 

12. Svs.-ion of 1800-07, i>]>. IS, :"..">, 221. 

13. Writings of A. Gallatin, I, 323. 



126 Thomas Worthington. [Oct. 

southwest, together with his opinion of route, plans for application of si::ii 
aid as Government might give, etc. On the L'7tii, Mr. Clay's hill for ti... 
appointment of three commissioners to investigate; the route of the cana! at 
the Falls of the Ohio passed the Renate. 

On the next day,. February 28, Mr. Worthington withdrew his resolution^ 
of the 25th and 26th and offered the following, which was adopted hy a vote 
22 to 3 on March 3, the last day of his term : 

Resolved, That the Secretary of the Treasury be directed to prepare ami 
report to the Senate at their next session a plan for the application of fucIi 
means as are within the power of Congress, to the purpose of opening roads 
and making canals; together with a statement of the undertakings of that 
nature which, as objects of public improvement, may require and demand 
the aid of Government; also a statement of the works of the nature men- 
tioned which have been commenced, the progress which has been made in 
them, and the means and prospect of their being completed, and all such 
information, as in the opinion of the Secretary, shall be material, in relation 
to the objects of this resolution. 14 

He was succeeded in the Senate by his brother-in-law, Gov. 
Tiffin. 

Mr. Worthington was a man devoted to his family and devoted 
to his State. His correspondence with his wife shows clearlv 
how much the enforced absence caused by public service grieved 
him and at the same time shows how thoroughly he considered 
that public service a matter of duty. "Although deeply sen- 
sible of the privations entailed upon himself and those most 
dear to his heart by these unceasing sacrifices for the public 
good, and often resolved to withdraw himself within the domes- 
tic circle, he was unable, to the last, to overcome his instinctive 
aspirations for the State he loved so well, and was seldom long 
absent from her service." 15 His service cost him much in a 
money point of view and it was only by the careful and efficient 
management of Mrs. Worthington that his neglected business 
was kept in hand. 

The burdens of the management of the large property, and 
the exercise of a most generous hospitality, to foreign gentle- 
men on their travels, Congressmen from the South and West, 
army officers passing through Ohio, State polititians, Indian 
chieftains, and personal friends, together with constant demands 
on his and her benevolence, made her position, in her husband's 
absence, a very arduous one. Her success as hostess and man- 
ager prove her ability, and to her is due no small part of the 
results of her husband's career. 

The four years from 1807 to 1811 were spent in the building 
of and settling in his mansion of Adena and in the care of his 
affairs. 

On December 3, 1810, Return J. Meigs, Jr., resigned as Sen- 
ator to become Governor and on the 10th Mr. Worthington was 
elected, on the sixth ballot, by a vote of So to 81 for ex-Gow 
Samuel Huntington, to fill out the term expiring March 4, 181 T). 

(To be continue.!.) 



11. Do. vp- SO, 92, 96. 

13. Private Memoir?, i>. 4tl 



BURIALS IN THE OLD CEMETERY AT CAMBRIDGE, 
GUERNSEY COUNTY, OHIO. 

Contributed by Miss Mary Augusta Stone, of Cambridge, Ohio. 

(Concluded from Vol. IV, page 52.) 

Albert— Wm., d. Feb. 12, 1831. 

Allison— L , son of Robert and Sarah Allison, d. Sept. 1, 1838, aged »•* 

Alter— Sarah E., dau. of John cS: Clara, d. Aug. 20, 1851. 

Sintha A., dau. of same, d. Sept. 1, 1851. 
Armor — Susanna M., dau. of Charles & Martha, d. July 14, 1851, aged 1 yr. 
4 mo. 4 da. 

William Petriken — son of same, d. May 3, 1851, aged 3 yr. 3 mo. 
Atkinson— John E., son of M. & J., d. Apr. 9, 1841, aged 2 mo. 14 da. 
Barker (or Parker) — Amos, son of A. * * * * 182:5. 
Beattv — John, d. Sept. 3, 1821, in 83d year of his age. 
Bell— Emma, d. May 11, 1854, aged 21 y. 1 m. 23 da. 

James M., d. Apr. 4, 1840, aged 53. 

Margaret, d. Aug. 13, 1855, aged 32 v. 5 m. 21 da. 

Mary, d. 18th birthday, July 29, 185*3,. 

Nancy, d. Mar. 1, 1850, aged 63 yrs. 

Samuel, d. Aug. 2, 1S51, aired 25 v. 11m. 28 da. 

W. A., Rev., Pittsburg M. E. Conf., d. Apr. 22, 1859, aged 28 y. 8 m. 3 da. 
Beymer — Margaret, wife of Joseph, d. Mar. 14, 1850, aged 39 v. 8 m. 13 da. 

Margaret, dau; of J. & M., d. Jan. 10, 1850, aged 2 y. 7 m.*2S d. 
Bonnell — Margaret Ann, wife of Wm., and dau. of Z. A. & Manrery Beattv, 

d. Aug. 9, 1829, in her 31st yr. 
Brown — Basil, d. Aug. 8, 1849, aged 51 v. 5 m. 5 da. 

Esther, **« Robert, 1, 1849. 

Martha, wife of David, d. July 8, 1839, aged 55. 
Buchanan — William, d. Sept. 21, 1855, oged 37. 
Bumirardner — Cynthiana, wife of David, d. Nov. 18, 1877, acred 06. 

David, d. March 10, 1846, aged 30 y. 10 m. 7 dys. 

Henry Evans, son of above, drowned in Elk River, Tenn., July 6. 1803, 
aged 28 yrs. 1 Regt. 0. V. C. 

Infant dau. of same, d. Apr. 25, 1843. 
Burt — Augustus, d. Oct. 1, 1855, acred 30 v. m. 23 d. 

Vinton Taylor, son of P. F. & F. M., b. Jan 25, 1845; d. Aug. 27, 1845. 
Calahan— George, son of M. ec Maria, d. June 12, 1841, aged 4 y. 1 m. 9 da. 
Carlow — Harriet L,, dau. of John & Rachel, d. *** in her 10th vr. 
Carothers— James, d. Sept. 9, 1840, aged 93. 
Clark — Henry, son of George, **** aged 5 yrs. 
Clymer— Rachel P., wife of Wm., d. Oct. 12* 1846, aged 32 yrs. 9 mo. 8 da. 

Rachel, dau. of Wm. & Rachel B., d. May 13, 1841, acred 2 v. 2 mo. 
Cook— Adaline P. A. C, dau. of J.& J. A., d. Feb. 24, 1840, aged 24 y. 5 m. 

Elizabeth, widow of Thomas, a Capt. in the Am. Rev., d. Mar. 25, 1851, 
in 91st yr. of her age. 

Eliza Jane, wife of Cyrus E., d. Dec. 29, 185 : , aged 33 y. 10 in. 10 d. 

John, d. March 21, 183* aged 50 y. mo. 

Julia Ann, wife of John M., d. Dec. IS, 1835, aged 43 yrs. 4 mo. 

Thomas, son of above, d. Feb. 24, 1840, aged 24 vr. 1 m. 

Wadie, son of C. E <k Sadie M., d. Jan. 3,, 1857. * 
Cowan— Jane, wife of Wm., d. Nov. 17, 1853,, aged 66. 

William, d. June 11, 1867, aged 81 y. 2 m. 
CregO — Arthur Lee, son of Charles & Eliza Ann, d. July 1, 183,7, jc S m. 7 d. 

Eliza Jane, dau. of same, d. Jan. 24, 183,7, aged 7 y. I m. 7 ds. 

127 



128 Moil. Inscriptions, Cambridge, Guernsey Co., 0. [Oct. 

Crego — Manila A., dau. of same, d. June 1, 1853, aged 13 y. 1 m. 4 d. 

Oren, d. Oct. 27, , in 24th yr. 

Danheffer — Christopher, d. Jan. 11, 1S44, aired 51 yr. 4 mo. 

David, d. Apr. 30, 1848, aged 29. 

Ellen V., dau. of James, * * * 

James, d. Feb. 11, 1852, in 24th yr. 

John M., d. June 2, 1853, aged 30 yr. 8 mo. 

Margaret Motte, wife of Christopher, d. June 5, 1841, aged 47 yr. 10 m. 

Maria, dau. of John M. & Mary, d. Sept. 11, 1853, aged 11 mo. 1 d. 
Davies— Drusilla Margaret, dau. of Z. & M., d. Nov. 24, 1847, se 12 y. 1 m. 29 d. 

Edgar, son of Zadok, d. Nov. 28, 1847, aged 3 yr. 5 mo. 10 da. 

John M., d. March 10, 1855. in 27th yr. oi his age. 

Juley Ann, dau. of Zadok & M., d. Nov. 24, 1747, aged 7 yrs. 

Margaret A., dau. of J. M. & E. J., d. Mar. 5, 1S5S, aged 5 yrs. 3 mo. 3 da. 

Mary, wife of Zadok, d. Nov. 17, 1847, aged 40. 

Mary G., dau. of same, d. Feb. 10, 1850, a^red 1 yr. 13 da. 
Davis— Joshua, d. Dee. 25, 1855, in 04 yr. of his age." 

Matilda, wile of Samuel, d. June lo, 1847, a<>ed 17 yr. 8 m. 11 ds. 

Nancy, wife of Joshua, d. Aug. 1, 1830. aged 40 vs. 10 m. 
D'Long — Horace E., son of James & Lucinda, d. Oct. 30, 1857, ;e 2 y. 9 m. 10 d. 
Delong— Shannon, son of James. 
Dilley— Child of V- & Amanda, *** 1841. 

Sarah, dau. of same, *** 1841. 
Dixon — Cynthia, dau. of John & Elizabeth, d. Aug. 9, 184G, aged 21 y.5 m. 
Dripps— Jane, wife of Win., d. Oct. iS, 1840, aged about 50. 

Wm., d. Mar. 13. 1850, aged about 53. 
Drummond — Almira, dau. of J. & C, d. Aug. 1841. 
Eaton— John, d. Sept. 19, 1858, aged 47 yrs. 10 mo. 10 da. 
Eberle— Elizabeth, dau. of Daniel <k Eliza, d. Aug. 13, 1S43, aged 2 vrs. da. 
Fogle— Hester A., dau. of John & Edith, d. May 3, 1858, agecF7 y. .10 m. 13 d. 
Geist — K. August, b. in Willhendorf, Sachen-Weimer, Mar. 29, 18-21 ;-d. 'Sept. 

3,1854. 
Hines— Margaret E., dau. of Abraham & Sarah. *** 1843. 

Sarah, wife of Abraham, d. Aug. 20, 1840, aged 52. 
Holler — Joseph, junior, son of Joseph, d. Mar. — , 1825, age 12. 

Joseph, d. May 13, 1818, in 50th year of his age. 
Hutchinson — Abigail James, wife of Enoch, d. Aug. 28, 1879, aged 78 yrs. 
10 mo. 10 da. 

Barton, son of E. & A., d. Dec. IS, 1830, aged 9. 

Charles, son of same, d. Dec. 11, 1830, aged 17 years. 

Enoch, d. Aug. 15, 1847, aged 54. 

Enoch, son of E. & A., dan, 13. 1830, aged 13. 

George, son of same, d. Sept. 15, 1841, aged 4. 

Margaret, dau. of same, d. Dec. o2> 1830, aged 4. 

Newton, *** 
Jones — Ransom, of Courtlandville, N. Y., d. July 25, 1838, in 24th yr. 
Kearnes— Easter J., dau. of H. A. & N. K., d. May 14, 1852, aged 1 m. 3 us, 
Keeran — Deborah J., dau. of John &, Hannah, d. Nov. 12, 1842, age — . 

John, d. M , 1837, aged 49. 

Melinda M., dau. of John & Hannah, d. Sept. 5, 1846, aged 11 y. — 2d. 

William, son of same, d. July 10, 18 — , aged 18 yrs. 1 mo. 1 da. 
Kenley — Rachel, wife of Wm., d. Jan. 9, 1852. 
Likes— Willy, son of R. <k M.,'d. Sept — . 1853, aged 1 yr. mo. 
Lindsey — Joseph W.. son of Samuel & Mary, d. Oct. 1839, in his 17th year. 

Nancy, dau. of N. & Margaret, d. Sept. 29, 18-1, aged 21. 

Lofland — Sarah Priscilla, dau. of Bose ct Susan, d. April 21, 1S48. aged . 

Long— Rebecca, b. Mar. 29, 183- ; d. June 20, IN — 
Lorimer— Sarah, wife of Alexander, d. Sept. 0, 1840. aged 50. 

Sarah, dau. of Alexander <k Sarah, d. Feb. 3, 1853, aged — . 
Lvie — Elizabeth, wife of Dr. Robert, d. Aug. 30, 1851, in G2d yr. 
MvCarrell— Amanda, dau. of William & E., d. Apr. 20, 1858, in 13th yr. 
McCarty— John, d. Sept. 25, 184G, aged 04 yrs. 20 das. 

Martha, dau. of John <Sc Sarah, d. Oct. "3, 18-10, aged 19 yrs. 11 mo. 



1902.] Moil Inscriptions, Cambridge, Guernsey Co., 0. 129 

McClurg— Joseph, son of R. h E., d. *■** 18-!G. 

McOonehay — Catharine, wife of Andrew, d. June 19, 1830, in 41st yr. of age. 
McCracken— Margaret, * * * 

McFarland — Caroline, dau. of John & Eleanor, d. Jan. 5, 1S38, aged 2 yrs. 
9 mo. 5 da. 

Elizabeth Ann, dan. of same. d. July 20, 1839, aged 1 yr. 6 mo. 
Mcllyar— Daniel, son of Wm. & Elizabeth A., d. Sept. 29, 1853, aged 1 yr. 

— mo. 15 da. 

McStanley— Margaret L., dan. of A. & M., d. Sept. 7, 184S, aged 1 yr. 
Marshal — Margaret, wife of Andrew, d. Jan. 8, 1825, in 49th yr. of her age. 
Martin— John, d June 12, 1828. 

Matheney— Martha A., b. June 12, 1831 ; d. June 19, 1854. 
Metcalf — •* : " IV.irt, son of Joseph & Mary, d. .Sept. 19, 1831, aged 1 yr. 4 m. 
Miller — Margaret R., wife of Dr. Thomas, d. Nov. G, 1839. aged 38 yrs. 
Moore— Margaret, wife of Wm., d. July 1, 1837, aged 59 yrs. 7 mo. 10 dys. 

Maria A., wife of James B., d. July — , 1828, aged 23", yrs. 
Morgan — Levi, d. Sept. 22, 1837, aged 27. 

Morrison — Samuel, d. Feb. 28, 1855, aged 63 vrs. G mo. 16 dys. 
Morton— Marv Ann, wife of David, dTOct. 29, 1841, aged 42 v. 9 mo. 12 da. 
Motto— David, d. April 19, 1822, in 67 Lh yr. of his age. 

Katharine * * * * 

Mary, wife of James, d. Feb. 16, I860, aged 30 yrs. 6 mo. 
Moss — Jane, d. Feb. 21, 1034, in 34th year of her oge. 

Neelands— Isabel J., dau. of Nathaniel & Elizabeth, d. Dec. 15, 1859, aged 
11 yrs. 5 mo. 

Joseph, d. Jan. 3, 1802, in his 75th year. 

Pheby, wife of Joseph, d. Dec. G, 1841, aged 59 yrs. 
Nevin— Charlotte, dau. of John & Eliza, d. Sept. 11, 1853, aged 13. 

Isabel] J , dau. of Nathaniel & Elizabeth, d. Dec. 15, 1857, aged 11 y. 5 m. 

John D., d. Jan. 7, 1809, aeed 73 or 79. 
Oldham-Elizabeth, dau. of S. M. & M. W., d. June 25, 1844, aged 1 m. 21 d. 

Infant son of same, d. Sept. 17, 18-10. aered 18 da. 

Son of same, b. Dec. 30, 1831 ; d. 20th - — 

Mary A., dau. of Thomas & Eliza, d. Sept. 10, 1847, aged 6 yrs. 5 mo. 

Samuel, son of same, d. March 25, 1849, aged mo. 13 da. 
Patterson— Mary, d. Dec. 14, 1872, in 78th yr. of her age. 
Phillips— Alexander, d. Sept. 1822, formerly resident of Montgomery Co. :: * 
Plummer— (illegible), d. Feb. 10, 1855, aged 4 mo. 5 da. 
Powelson — Abraham, son of R, & D., d. Oct. 22, 1849, aged 15 yrs. 
Richards — Hester Ann, d. Mav :i: " * 
Robb— James T., son of Hamilton & Sarah, d. Mar. 20, 1835, se 2 y. 5. m. 15 d. 

Joseph L., son of same, d. Feb. 1833, aged 2 yrs. 

Samuel, son of same * * * aged 4 yrs. 
Salmon — .lames Oscar. 
Sarchet — Hester, wife of David, d. * * * 

Israel D., son of David & Mary Ann, d. Aug. 30, 1849, aged 11 mo. 

Thomas, b. in Isle of Guernsey, Europe, June 29, 1770 ; settled in Cam- 
bridge July, 1800 ; d. April 21 , 1837. 
Sayre— Mary Peodwin (illegible) of John, d. Sept. 28, 1840, in her 31st yr. 

John M., d. Oct. 18, 1852, aged 28. 
Scott — Alexander, d. Feb. 3, 1840, in 4- yr. of his age. 

Alexander L., d. Dee. 23, 1853, aged 28 years. 

Ann, wife of Alexander, d. Sept. 30, 1840, in 51st yr. of her age. 

Charles, d. Oct. 28, 1857, aged 71 yr. mo. 13 da. 

Susan, wife of Charles, d. June 15, 1855, aged 59 vrs. 29 da. 
Shaw— Wm., d. Dec. 27, 1850, aged 47 yrs. 4 mo. 25 da. 
Shiveley — Four infant children of Daniel & Martha. 
Smith — Ebenezer, d. Oct. 20, 1857, aged 05. 

Elizabeth, d. Nov. 8, 1872, aged 84. 

Emma Burns, dau. of J. II. & Sarah, d. Jan. 13, 1837, aged 11 mo. 19 d. 

James M., d. • :: 1800, aged 40. 

Maria, d. June 21, 1835, aged 21. 

Rebecca. Robert. Sarah. 



130 Gleason. [Oct. 

Starrett— James 0., d. Jan. 22, 1852, in 30th yr. of his age. 
Stewart — Thomas, d. * * lb\ 182% in 61st yr. of his ago. 
Suitt — Win, D., son of Z. C. ec Mary, aged 17 yrs. 8 mo. 
Tingle — Sarah M., dau. of George R., d. Aug. * * * 

Rachel E., wife of W. J., d. Fed. 11, 1852, aged 21 yrs. 11 mo. 5 da. 

Wyatt J., d. Feb. 11, 1852, aged — 
Tolbert— Caroline R., wife of Nathaniel, d. Aug. 1, 1853. 

Stephen, son of N * * 
Tallbert— Nancv, d. Sept. 21, 1859, aged 25. 
Turnbaugh— Margaret, dau. of Win. & Polly, d. Sept. 24, 1849. 
Turner— * * wife of Sanies, d. Oct. 13, 1849, aged <VJ yrs. 

John A., son of Klza <& Susannah, d. July 27, 1847, aged 1 yr 4 mo. 

William II., son of James &C H., d. June 21, 1841 /aged — 
Tracy— Adaline P., dau. of W. W. & Rebecca, d. Feb. S, 1635, aged 3 y. 6 d. 

W Benjamin * * * (foot stone 1>. W.) 

Wallace— Eliza M., wife of William, d. April 14, 1S57, in 36th yr. 

Rice W., son of Wm. & Eliza, d. Sept. 1848. 

Thomas G., son of same, d. March 30, 1848. 
Wilson— Infant son of Hugh & Mary, d. Fpb. .10, 1850. 

Joanna, dau. of Otho & Catharine, d. Oct. 20, 1849, aged 3 mo. 12 da. 

Mary C, dau. of same. 
m Rhoda, dau. of Hugh & Mary, d. « * * 1850, aged 17 yrs. 
Wines — Elizabeth, wife of Amanuel, d. April 25, 1837, aged 24. 

Emanuel, d. June 10, 1855, in his 40th year. 

Susannah, wife of same, d. March 10, 1850, aged 32. 
Williams — Caroline M., dau. of T. & Margaret, d. Mar. 13, 1S43, aged 3 yrs. 
2 mo. 1 7 da. 

Eliza J., dau. of * * * d. Oct. — 1817. 
Yates — Amanda, dau. of Robert & Mary A. 

Mary Addison, wife of Robert, d. June 15, 1843, aged 53 yrs. 10 mo. 2 da. 

Robert, d. Mar. 1, I860, aged 84 yrs. 8 mo. 5 das. 



GLEASON. 

By Frank T. Cole, AJS., LL.B., of Columbus, Ohio. 

» ■ 
(Continued from page 84.) 

in the 6th Mass. Reg, in the Civil War and was wounded at 
North Anna. lit' live- at Klkland, Pa. Has children. I EU- 
GENE 9 Gleason, b. Oct. 1, IS52. in Petersham, .Mass. Resides 
at Klkland. II Clarence E. Glenson, b. Feb. 1854, in Green- 
wich, Mass.; d. Jan. 2U, sN")7. Ill Fred. Ghason. 1). Oct. H». 
lS5t>. in Sullivan, N. II. Is a farmer in Farniington, Fa. IV 
David Power Olcason, b. Apr. 14, 1857, in Gilsum, X. II.: d. 
Oct. 18fil>. V Lottie Louise Gleason, b. in Peteribam, Mass., 
Oet. 12. I860; in. and res. in Klkland. Pa. VI Willis C. Glea- 
son, 1>. in Petersham Aug. 27, 1st;:;: d. Oct. 5, 18t>3. 

(g) Emily Sophia Gleason, b. in Warren. Vt., Feb. 2u, J830; m. Nov. 
27, 1851, Ceo. 11. Latino}.. 1>. in Canaan, N". II., Apr. 13. IS**'. 
He lived for a time in Gilsum, N. II.. but removed to Canaan. 
Had children, Clara K.", b. Fee 4, 1S53. Arabella 0., b. May 
10, 1857. Emma, b. May 10, ls.v.i. Elwyn G., b. July 22, 1WJ-1. 

(h) Okrin Scott Gleason, h] Mar. 21, 1832; in. Oct. 2, 1855. Mary 
Amoret, dan. of Karnabas Coombs and Rebecca (\\ illiard) 
Peters of Swansey, N. II. He is a muster builder and reside* 
in Kecne, X. 1L. and has children. I Frank Peters" Gleason, 
b. in Kceue April 2, 1864. II Charles Hooper Gleason, b. June 
12. 1870; d. Aug. 1, 1871. 

(i) Aaiion Uisinu Gleason. b. , Tunc 1, 1831; m. Jan. 19, 1809, Eliza 
Ann i Hubbard) Webster, b. Mar. 15, 1842. He is a physician 
in Keene. N. H. , having practiced for some years in l'.tzwili- 
iani, which town be represented in the Legislature. Their 
child is Maud Webster Uleason, b. in Kil/.u illiam .June 2, 
1S73. 



1902.] Gleason. 131 

vii. Laura Gleason, b. Apr. 25, 1708; d. Aug. 19, 1841 ; m. Sept. 
8, 1822, John Parkhurst, M.D., of Marlboro, N. H., b. Feb. 
20, 1782; d. Sept. 18-10. He studied with Dr. Carter of 
Keene, N. 11. , grad. at Dartmouth Medical College and set- 
tled in Richmond, N. II., about 1X11, where he "continued 
in practice till the fall of 1S40, when he d. while visiting a 
brother in Pennsylvania. Children : 

(a) John 8 Parkhurst, b. Feb. 13, 182:5; m. Lucy, dan. of Col. Stephen 

and Hannah (Swan) Butt'um of Richmond, b. Mar. 1823. He 
was a merchant in Richmond, moved to Lawreneeviile, Tioga 
Co., Pa., and in 184/ to Elkland, where he continued as a mer- 
chant till 1867 when he became a banker and manufacturer. 
He had children, I Edgar Poweis" Parkhurst, b.ls41. Lieut. 
207th Pa. Vols., d. at Alexandria. Va.. in 1SH5. IJ L. K. Park- 
hurst. Ill J. \V. Parkhurst IV Carrie W. Parkhurst. All 
three reside in Reed City, Mich. 

(b) Elizabeth P.arkacrst, b. Sent. 17. 1825; m. Dr. Leander Smith; 

d. in Pa. 

(c) Joel G. Parkih'est, b. Dee. 13, 1827; d. in Pa. 

viii. Joseph Wixsojr Gleason. b. Jan. 23, 1801 ; d. in Natick, Mass., 
May 17, 1879. lie in. Apr. 10, 1822, Abigail, dan. of Micaii 
Keadof Westmoreland, N. II., b. Mar. :}()', 17U9; d. Jan. 27, 
18t>8. He lived in Langdon. Children: 

(a) JosEru Holland 8 Gleason, b. Feb. 13, 1823: m. Mar. 13, 184S, 
Abby G. dau. of James Raik-v of Holden, Mass., b. Apr. 19, 
1823. He resided in Everett, Mibs. He was Capt. Co. L. SOth 
Mass. lliiles, May 10 to A up. ■'-, 1SG1. Their child is Ida Jos- 
ephine 9 Gleason* b in Holden, Sept. 25, 1858. 
(In Chahi.es William* Gleason, b. Oct. is, 1824; m. Sept. in, 1S54, 
Jennie G. dau. of Francis ]',. St;ory of Claremont, N. II., b. in 
Claremont. Mav 30, 1835. Thev reside in Redlauds, Cal. Child- 
ren, I Marion Mabel" Glea-oh, b. in Holden, Mass., Get. 19, 
l*5«»; m. Sept. 15, issfi, Kred'kS. son of Walter Saker of Natiek, 
Mass., b. June 1 1, 1858. They reside in So. Fruimiigham, Mass., 
and have children, Marion 10 and Ruth. 11 Charles Bertie 
Gleason, b. in Holden, Mass., Dee. 8, 1802; grad. Harv. Univ. 
A.B. 1885, A.M. I8h6; teacher in Kedlands, Cal. Ill Clarence 
William Gleason, b. in Holden. Mjiss., Aug. 11. 1866; grad. 
Harv. Univ. A.]>. lsss, A.M. 1889; teacher Roxbury Latin S'eh.; 
author of Greek text books; m. July 2, 1890, Nellie Francis, 
dau. of Eben Morrison, b. in Wclleslcy, Mass. IV Katherinc 
Florence Gleason, b. in Natick, Mass., Dee. 23, lbd& : grad. 
Wellesley College, 1893. teacher Redlauds, Cal. 

(c) George Maynard Gleason, b. uct. 1, 1826; d. in Westmore- 

land, 6827. 

(d) Warren Lyman Gleason. b. Nov. 13, 1827; m. Nov. 27, 1S52, 

Abbiu, dau. of Thomas Howe of Holden. b. Jan. 5, 1S32: res. 
in Koidcn. Children, I Emma E. 9 Gleason, b. Sept. "0, 1835: 
d. Mar. 6, 1*56. 1 1 Addio Augusta Gleason, b. Julv 11,1859 : d. 
Sept. 17, 1870, 111 flattie Adclia Gleason, b. Aug.,19, 1862; m. 
Sept. 16, l. v 8s>, Jessie Mixter, son of Israel Allen of Spencer, 
Mass.,b. in Spencer July 8, 1S4S; reside in Holden. IV Walter 
Warren Geason, b. in Holden Apr. 3, 1869. Res. in Holden. 

(e) Mary Evaline Gleason. b. Mar. 28, 1830: m. Nov. 27, 1853, Geo. 

son of Thomas Howeof Holden. Thev reside in Brownville, 
Oregon. Children. I Frank Lowell" Howe, b. Holden, Mass., 
Sept. 24, 1854; m. Mav 28, 1878, Carrie, dau. of Charles Marsh 
of Holden. II Marv Ada. b. Dee. 22, 1856: d. Oct. 26, 1S6-1. Ill 
Cenia Maria, b. Feb. 22. 1859; d. Oct. is, 1864. IV Geo. Henry, 
b. Aug. 28, 1862; d. Feb. 5, ISG3. V Charles Joseph Howe. b. 
.Ian. 5, 1st;."); m. Dee. 29, 1888, Marv Martin of Corvallis, Ore. 
VI John Barnard Howe, b. Mav 4, 1868. VII Guy Winifred 
Howe, b. Julv 16, 1871. VIII Geo. Louis Howe, b. Holden, 
Mass., Sept. if), 1874: fjrad. Stanford Univ., Cal. 

(f) Quarti-S Read Gleason, b. Oct. 6, 1882; d. Mar. 31. 1:153; mini. 

(g) Ajbbie Maijla Gleason. b. Dec. 12, 1834: d. Julv 15, 1865; m.Jan. 

S, 1863, Geo. W. sou of Daniel Whitney, of "Dudley, Mass., 1). 
Sept. 2, 1.-3(5. Her only child was Harry Quartus 10 Whitney, 
b. Feb. 29, 1S64. Res. unknown, 
.(h) John Avery Gleason, b. Nov. 21, 1834; unm. and a mine owner 

in Nevada Co.. Cal. 

(i) Daniel IIknky Gleason, b. Mar. 23, 1341: m. Jan. 16, 1866, Mary 
Ellen. dan. of Col. T. K. Hull of Holden. Mass., b. Nov. <>. LS45. 
He served in the Civil War, Sept. 23,1861 to Sept. 14, 1864, in 
FirstMass. Cuv. asSerj., Lieut., Capt. and was brevet ted Muj., 
May 11, 1864, for conspicuous gallantry. Me is C. S. Hoarding 
Ot'iVcr and resides in Natick. Mass. Children, 1 Annie 
She-Ida" Gleason, b. ai Dudley May 6, 1806: m. June 27. !Ss7, 
Charles H. son of Josiah K. Atwood of Natick. Thev reside 



132 Glcason. [Oct. 

at Hudson and have child Margery Wright 10 Atwood b in 
Natiek July 27, 1889. 11 Harry Longfellow Glcason, b. in N " 
tick Apr. 22, 18G8; in. Dec. 12, 1892, Francis llollis of Ward- 
boro, Me. Resides in Mediield, Mas-., and has Mary Hu!V 
Gleason, b. .Sept. 189 I. Ill u dan. b. .Mar. 31 : d. Apr. 0, lsY 
JV Florence Mary Glcason, b. July 25, 1>>73. V Therou Edwui<i 
Glcason, b. Deo. 2, 1*7,3. 

ix. Huzziel Gleason, b. Fob. 19, 1802 ; d. July 8, 1889 : m. Jan. 2C# 
1827, Emily U. Richardson of Warren, Yt., b. Feb. 4, 1804 ; 
d. Apr. 1, 1882; was selectman of Warren 18G3-4. Child- 
ren were: 

(a) Riciiakixson J. s Gleason, b. Dec. 28, 182S, in Warren, Yt.; ai, 
March :$1, 18f>0, Mary L. dun. of Orowell and Ahuira (P«i.*o) 
Mathews of Waitsfield, Vt. He lives in Waitsfield. ( hildren 
I Herbert O. 8 Gleason, 1). Apr. 20. 1857; m. Feb. s.\, 1884, Marv 
P. dan. of II. B. and Marv (.Smith) Timothy of RansomvilU-. 
N. Y., b. Jan. 5, 1855. II Mary 10. Gleason, b. July 4, 1864. Ill 
Jennie M. Gleason, b. July 2, 1870. IV Louis 1;*. Gleason, b. 
Nov. 7, 1872. 
(b.) Carlisle J. GLEASON. b. Oct. 23, 1S31 ; m. Dec. 22, 1801 or 2, Ella 
P. dan. of Oramel II. and Mary (Goss) Smith of Moutpclier, 
Yt. Grad.at Dartmouth College 1850 ; is a lawyer. Reside in 
M. and have no children. 

(c) Emily L. Gleason, b. Feb. 5, 18%; unm.; a teacher in Randolph, 

Vt. 

(d) Louis P. Gleason, b. Sept. 15, 18-11 ; m. Feb. 22,1870, Ann Louisa 

dau. of II. B. and Louise (Smith) Thnothv of Ransomville, 
X. Y.. I). Oct. 5, 1M5. tt» sides in Montpelier, Yt., and has 
children, I Carlisle J." Gleason, b. Get. 27,1871. II Fred. E. 
Gleason, b. Mar. 17, 1888. 

x. Horace Gleason, b. Oct. 21, 1800; d. in Warren, Vt. ; m. Acli- 
sah Watts Richardson of Warren, b. 1812. They lived in 
Langdon for a short time and in 1834 moved to Warren. 
He was a farmer and was selectman of Warren in 1850, 1852 
and 1853. Childien: 

(a) James Richardson* Glcason. b. Aug. 6, 1832, in Langdon, N.H.: 

grew up in Warren, Yt., and at age of 18 went to Boston, Mass., 
where lie has since resided. Is unmarried. 

(b) Ann C. Gleason (twin), b. 1838; d. in Warren, 1S37(?); m. Wm. 

Martin of Warren and had two daughters. 

(c) Emma C. Gleason (twin), b. 1838; m. J. J. Pratt and had dau. 

Al ce" Pratt, lives in Warren. She m. (2) W. E. Dinsmore and 
lives in North field, Yt. 

xi. Elizabeth Gleason, b. 

xii. Salmon Gleason, b. July 9, 1S04; d. Sept. 9, 1889; was edu- 
cated at Windsor, Vt. (probably). Ordained Deacon at 
Barre, Vt,, by Bishop Elijah Hadding June 17, 1830; Elder 
at Lyndon, Vt., by Bishop Roberts, Aug. 12, 1832. The N. 
H. Conference accepted him as Elder July 8, 1839. He m. 
Dec. 24, 1828, Jerusha, dau. of Charles and Hannah Williard 
of Hartland, Vt., b. July 20, 1803; d. Jan. 9, 1870. Child- 
ren were : 

(a) William 8 Gleason, b. Oct. 29. 182!) ; d. Dec. 24. 1831 . 

(b) Salmon Gleason, b. Dee. 31, is.;i>: resides in Mankato, Minn. 

(c) Geokoe Lb Roy Gleason, b. Feb. 23, lb.)'>. Is a clergyman and 

resides at Haverhill, Mass. 

(d) Op.anoe Scott Gleason, b. July 8, ISB5; ra. Dee. 7, 1858. Ruth 

Clifford at Warren, X. II., b. Feb. 27, 1832. Resides at Warren. 
Children, I Jennie Martha" Gleason. b. June 5, 1801 : d. Jan. 
22, ls«>5. II Fred Clifford Gleason, b. Feb. 2S, I860; m. Sept. 
1, 1892, Ettie Lucia L'rescott, b. Oct. !), 1S64 : merchant at War- 
ren, Grafton Co., N. II. ill William Fitts Gleason, b. Oct. 3, 
1870: d. July 17, 1871. 
(c) Hou.uk William Gleason, b. May 2S, 1845, Served in 12th N'.H. 
Vol.-. and is new an Attorney at Law in Hutchinson, Kan. 

(To be continued.) 



DESCENDANTS OF CAPT. WILLIAM FOWLER. 

Bv daniel W. Fowler. 

I Communicated by Charles Arthur Ridgwav, 

Life member of The " Old Northwest" Genealogical Society. 

For the purpose of bringing more clearly to view the reasons and causes 
which induced the emigrant ancestor, William Fowler, to come to America, 
together with the part lie doubtless took, in connection with others of his 
contemporaries, in founding, and subsequently in forming the policy of the 
New Haven Colony, I introduce the following from Dwight's History of 
I Connecticut, Chaps. 8 and 0, as being the most concise and at the same time 

thorough statement of any with which 1 am familiar: 

"Mr. Davenport, Samuel Eaton, Theophilus Eaton, Esq., Edward Hop- 
kins, Esq., Mr. Thomas Gregson, and a considerable number of persons 
besides, who had left England to escape persecution, and to take up their 
abode in America, arrived in Boston from London, England, in the month 
of June, 10.57. (Two large ships arrived at this time, one named the Planter, 
but we are not informed if the company came on one or both.) 

Mr. Davenport had been distinguished in England as a minister of great 
learning and piety. Messrs. Eaton and Hopkins had been successful mer- 
chants in London, and the former had resided at the Court of Denmark as 
agent of the King of England. 

Great exertions were made in Massachusetts to induce this wealthy com- 
pany to remain in that colony. The people proposed to relinquish to them 
their whole town, and the General Court to give them any place which they 
might select ; but they ^preferred to penetrate farther into the interior of 
the country. * * * * That highly respectable company appeared 
to have had several reasons for not remaining in Massachusetts. Mr. 
Davenport held the opinion that no reformation in the Church had ever 
been carried farther than where it was left by those who introduced it; 
and he probably thought that the system adopted in the new colonies was 
defective in some points not likely to be improved. He was a decided 
opponent of Antinomian doctrines, which at that time had progressed in 
Boston. Besides, he and his associates were apprehensive that the King 
would soon send out a Governor-General of New England, to whose author- 
ity they did not wish to be subject. 

Fully resolved on making a new settlement at a distance from the 
others, in the autumn of 16;>7, Mr. Davenport, with several of his friends, 
visited the shores of Long Island Sound, with the commercial and other 
advantages of which they were much pleased. They selected the place 
called Quinnipiac by the Indians, and by the Dutch, Rocabert ; and having; 
built a hut there, a few of their number spent the winter in it. This was 
the first habitation known to have been elected there, and, indeed, on any 
part of the Connecticut coast west of Saybrook Fort. The settlement of 
New Haven, however, did not really begin until the following year. On 
the 30tb of March, 1638, Messrs. Davenport, Pruden, Theophilus Eaton, 
and Samuel Eaton, sailed from Boston with their companions. They 
reached Qiiinnipiac in about two weeks. On the 15th of April they 
spent their first Sabbath there and in a truly Christian manner, viz.: in 
the worship of God, and in the strict observance of His holy day. The 
people assembled in the shade of a large oak tree, at the place where 
George Street now crosses College Street; and ?>ir. Davenport preached 
an appropriate sermon from the Gth Chapter of Matthew, 1st verse: 
Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be seen of them, 
otherwise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven. 

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134 Descendants of Copt. William Fowler. [Oct. 

Shortly afterward, a day of fasting and prayer was observed; and nj 
the close of it they formed what they called the " Plantation Covenant," 
in which they solemnly bound themselves "that, as in matters that con- 
cern the gathering and" ordering of a Church, so also, in all public offices 
that concern civil order, as choice of magistrates and oflicers, makic-j 
and repealing laws, dividing allotments of inheritance and all things o"f 
like nature, they would, all of them, be ordered by the rules which the 
Scriptures held forth for them." This was intended to be their rule until 
they should form a more intimate mutual acquaintance, and then they 
designed to covenant together as Christians. 

The first Constitution of Connecticut was formed in Hartford, aftei 
mature deliberation at a meeting of the free planters of all the town-, 
who assembled on the 14th of January, l(5!-jy. The preamble states, in 
substance, that they formed one public State or Commonwealth for the 
establishment of order and government, and that they confederated, for 
themselves and their successors, to maintain the liberty and purity of the 
Gospel, and the discipline of the Churches, accordingto its institutions. 
* * * * It declared all to be freemen who had been received 
as members of towns, and taken the oath of fidelity to the Common- 
wealth. The Governor was required to be a member of a regular Church 
and to have been a magistrate; and he could not be elected more than 
once in two years. To be a candidate for a magistrate, a man was 
required to be a freeman, and to be nominated by the freemen or the 
General Court. * * * * "These pure and sincere men. the 
founders of Connecticut, denied the divine right of Kings, and had been 
led by their observations, experience, and reflexions in England, to the 
conclusion that man is too frail in judgment and virtue to be safely 
trusted with the uncontrolled government of others." 

1. Capt. William" Fowler, the son of William 1 Fowler, the 
" magistrate," did not participate with his father in the 
settlement of Milford, but remained at New Haven, where 
he took the oath of fidelity, 1044, and was admitted to the 
General Court, 1045. He was a land holder at New Haven, 
where he was living in 1055. East Haven, " Fowler's Cove," 
and " Fowler's Creek," now so called, were named from 
him. About two miles from New Haven, now the village 
of Whitneyville, and on the site of the establishment for 
the manufacture of fire-arms, erected by Eli Whitney, the 
the inventor of the cotton gin, Mr. Fowler built a mill, 1045, 
which the town bought of him, 3d of January, 1050, for one 
hundred pounds. He was chosen successively, "Sergeant," 
" Lieutenant," and " Captain," of the " Town Company," 
and is mentioned in the Colonial Records of Hartford and 
New Haven, as one to raise troops as a defence against a 
threatened incursion of the Dutch. 

He first m., as early as 1045, Mary, dau. of Edward and 
Ann Tapp, sister of Jane Tapp, wife of Governor Treat, by 
whom were born to him all his children. He m. 2d, Nov. 
1st, 1070, at Milford, widow Elizabeth (Alsop) Baldwin. 
She was living at the date of his death, and as we learn 
from his will, was a " tender, dutiful and loving wife," and 
he desired that she might continue to "live with his child- 
ren, to be a guide and help to them as a mother, and head 
of a family." He removed and settled at Milford, about 



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1002.] Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. 135 

the time of his father's death, 1060, where a portion of his 
children were born and baptized. 

His will is dated 3d October, 1682, and probated June, 
16S3. He gives property to " his eldest son John, to en- 
courage him to tend the mill built by his father. Children 
(10 mentioned in will) born at New Haven, and Milford. 

i. Saiiaji, 3 b. ; m. John Smith, "ye Smith," 19th July, 1665. 

ii. Hannah, 3 b. ; in. Daniel Buckingham, 21st November, 

1661. Pie was an elder in the chinch at Milford. Had 
Hannah, 4 b. I lth October. 166:5; Daniel, 4 b. L\Sth February, 
1665. He was an associate executor to his father-in-law's 
will, and d. 2d May, 1711-12. 

2. iii. John, 3 m. Sarah "Welch. 

3. iv. Jonathan, 3 b. at New Haven, 8th February, 1650-51; m. Eliz- 
betli Reynolds. 

4. v. Mark, 3 bap. at New Haven, 17th January, 1655-56; wife Mary 

vi. Deijokah, 3 bap. at New Haven, 1st June, 1658; m. Jesse Lam- 
bert, 10th May, 1685, recently from England ; eight children. 

vii. Abigail, 3 b. at Milford, 27th November, 1660; m. at Norwich, 
1685, John Elderkin ; had seven children. She died March, 
1713-14. 
' 5. viii. William, 3 b. at Milford, 1664. 

ix. Mary, 3 b. , d. unin., 1685-86; mention is made in her 

father's will of her " lameness and weakness." 

x. Mercy, 3 b. 1st April, 1669; in. John Bills, settled in New Lon- 
8 don, afterwards Lebanon, Ct. 

xi. Temperance, 3 was probably another dan., though not in 
father's will ; m. Nathan Burwell, son of Lieut. Samuel B., 
and grandson of John 13., one of the first planters. 

2. John 15 , {William- and Mary), m, Sarah, dau. Thos. Welch; 

was one of the "young men " of Milford who, in 1071, de- 
stroyed the Indian Fort ; vide following paragraph. He 
d. previous to 1695, as, in a deed executed at that date by 
Sarah Fowler, " widow and executor " of John F., her hus- 
band is named as executor of his father, William 2 Fowler's 
will. His will is probated 1693, and mentions his "only 
John," his wife to "take care to bring him up and educate 
him in the fear of God." He also mentions " my honora- 
ble uncle, Robert Treat, Esq., the Governor." From the 
records we find " Mrs. Sarah Newton, alias Fowler, d. 5th 
August, 1723." This was John's widow, m. subsequently 
to his death to a Newton. 

i. Margaret, 4 bap. 8th April, 1088; d. 1691. 
G. ii. John, 4 bap. 5th April, 1091; m. 1st, Susannah Burwell; 2d, 
Abigail Prince. 

3. Jonathan, 3 (William* and Mary) the ancestor of the Fow- 
lers of Windham Co., Ct., had lands from his father, at 
New Haven, where he resided in 1661. He, with his 
brother John, was one of the "young men" of Milford 
who, in 1671, destroyed the fort built by the Indians for 
their defence against the Mohawks. What their object 
was in destroying it, does not appear, but it was done 



136 Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. [Oct, 

"with the utmost secrecy, at. dead of night," as the record 
tells us. 

The Indians complained of the act, whereupon civil pro- 
cess was issued against them. They were tried before the 
General Court at New Haven, and fined ten pounds each. 

In 1081 or '82 he sold out at New Haven, and was of 
Norwich, 1683 to 1098, when he removed to Windham 
with his family, and there died 10th June, 1000. 

He m. at Norwich, 8d August, 1087, Elizabeth, dau. of 
John Reynolds, of Norwich. She was born November, 
1000, of a family of eight children. He mentions in his 
will four children, all recorded at Norwich, as is also his 
death. 

i. Elizabeth, 4 March, 1088-9; m. 8th January, 171.°), Thomas 
Loomis, who was b. at Windsor, and who was an original 
member of the second church at Lebanon, at its first forma- 
tion, 1729. She united with tin's church in 1780. They had, 
besides others, Desire, 6 b. 10th July, 1 754, m . at Lebanon, 
Dea. John, son of Ichabod Bartlett, 8th December, 1774, who 
settled at East Windsor, and whose son. Rev. Shnbael Bart- 
lett, deceased 1855, was for fifty years a minister at East 
Windsor. 

ii. Joseph, 4 b. 28th September, 1691 ; m. Elizabeth Powell, 8th Jan- 
nary, 1712-13. lie was a magistrate and a man of worth. 
He was deputy from Lebanon from 172<> to 1759. He had a 
farm of 150 acres at Lebanon, and removed to East Iladdam, 
1703, where he was a "corporal'' and a " constable," &c, 
and where he d. 28d June, 1708, and his wife the same year. 
He had no children, but brought up and educated his neph- 
ew, Joseph, son of Jonathan, who was afterwards an eminent 
clergyman at East Iladdam. 

iii. Sarah, 4 b. 20th December, 1093, church at Goshen, 1730. 

7. iv. Jonathan, i born 20th May, 1090; wife, Hannah Clark. 

4. Mark, 3 (William- and Mary) was a proprietor at New Hav- 
en, 1685, where he d. 1086, leaving a widow, Mary, and 
three children ; will probated in 1087, and in 1702 their 
father's property was divided among these children, about 
which time they settled in Lebanon. His widow d. at 
New Haven, July, 1688, children b. at New Haven. 

8. i. John, 4 b. 1st March, 1681, bap. 29th May, 1691; wife, Sarah. 

ii. Thomas, 4 b. 8th January, 1083. His wife was Elizabeth; they 
probably had children, for at Lebanon was born "Thomas, 
eon of Thomas," " 19th April, 1714;" also, "Thomas Fowler 
d. 10th November, 1706." 

iii. Mary, 1 mentioned in father's will, and named in 1702, in 
division of property. 

5. William 3 (William* and Mary) who was born at Milford, 

1664, made a will, which was probated 1729. His wife was 
Anna ; she d. 25th June, 1740, aged 76, at Milford, at which 
place " he d. 23d February, 1728-20, aged 65." 

i. Elizabeth, 4 b. , m. Nathan Clark, of Milford, 20th June, 

1710. 
ii. Hannah, 4 m. Ebenezer Smith, of Milford, 9th January, 1719. 
iii. Margaret, 4 b. 4th October, 1098, m. Samuel Smith. 



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iv. William, 4 b. 17th March, 1700, m. Eunice Hays, 1st April, 
1724. They had Eunice, 15 b. 1726. He died 7th March, 
1726-7. aged 26, and his widow in. 2d Stephen Baldwin, 15th 
September, 1730. 
9. v. Jonathan, 4 b. 27th October, 1704, m. Hannah Clark. 

6. Capt. John, 4 (John 3 and Susah, William*) m. 1st, Susannah 

Burwell, 28th February, 1711-12 ; she died 18th March, 
1744, and he m. 2d, Abigail, widow of Capt. Josiah Prince. 
He d. 30th August, 1756. He was chosen town clerk of 
Milford, 1718, which office he held until his death, 1756, 
when his son succeeded him. 

i. Susannah, 5 b. 8th December, 1712, drowned 13th December,. 

1727. 
ii. Margaret, 5 b. 8th June, 1715, m. Joseph Merwin; lived in 

New Haven ; three children. 

10. iii. John, 5 b. 7th February, 1717, m. Mary Newton, 9th December, 

1742. 
iv. Sarah, 5 b. 1st August, 1723, m. Richard Bryan, jr., 13th Janu- 
uary, 1742 ; s. in Milford and had thirteen children. 

7. Jonathan, 4 (Jonathan 3 and Elizabeth, William*) called '* Ser- 
geant," and the one so celebrated for his extraordinary 
size and strength as " Fowler, the giant." The land 
records of Coventry show that he settled in Coventry, 
from Lebanon, in 1719. His will is dated 1753 ; probated 
1756. His wife, Hannah, d. at Coventry, 8th October, 
1756, aged 59 ; he d. same year, aged 61. Children ten ; 
the first three born at Lebanon, the others at Coventry. 

11. i. Joseph, 5 b. 1772, m. Sarah Metcalf. 

12. ii. Jonathan, 5 m. Abigail Bissell. 

iii. Hannah, 5 b. 24th August, 1725, d. before 1753. 
- iv/ Mary, 5 b. 30th October, 1727. 

v. Daniel, 6 b. 3d June, 1729; m. Temperance Rogers, 18th June, 
1752 ; s. at Coventry. 

13. vi. Tchabod, 5 b. 28th January, 1731, m. Ruth G rover. 
vii. Gurdon, 5 b. 8th March, 1733, d. 24th May, 1737. 
viii. Elizabeth, 5 b. 12th November, 1735. 

14. ix. Israel, 5 b. 3d June, 1736, m. 16th September, 1655, Eunice 

Bissell. 

15. x. Guerdon, 2d, b. 16th April, 1739; m. 1st Sarah Rogers, 15th 

February, 1758; m. 2d, Mary Chapman, 28th December, 1775. 

8. John, 4 (Mark 3 and Mary, William}) b. at New Haven, 1st 

March, 1680-81, was among the first settlers at Lebanon, 
about 1702. He purchased of John Mason, in the " five 
mile purchase," land in what is now called Goshen Society. 
Five generations have lived on the spot, and it is now the 
property of Gen. Amos 7 Fowler. The old house, built 
by the first settler, was replaced in 1839, by a new one 
erected on the spot, and on its completion it was made 
the occasion of some interesting dedicatory ceremonies, 
and a discourse was delivered by a descendant, the Rev. 
and Hon. Orin Fowler, who was born on the spot, — a 
discourse filled with interesting historical and genealog- 
ical incident. His will is dated 5th April, 1713, and pro- 



138 Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. [Oct. 

bated 1751, and gives to son John 100 acres of land in 
Coventry. His widow's will is probated 1774, in which 
year she d. aged 88. Mr. Fowler d. 8th May, 1751, in 
the 72d year of his age, " having served God and his 
generation faithfully, being very skilful and successful 
in the throat distemper." 

i. John, 6 b. 31st October, 1708 ; removed from Lebanon to Coven- 
try, and d. about 1771. His first wife, Dorothy, d. 10th 
March, 1751, and he m. 2d, widow Elizabeth Shaw, 16th 
November, 1753. His children were: Jerusha, 6 b. 26th 
July, 1732; Thomas, 6 b. 17th December, 1733, m. Rhoda 
Clark, 17th April, 1766, at Lebanon, and lived at the 
"Crank," Columbia; Mary, 8 b. 9th January, 1735; Sarah, 6 
b. 11th February, 1738; Abraham, 6 b. 1st November, 1745 ; 
Hannah, 6 b. 26th May, 1749. 

ii. Mary, 5 b. 13th November, 1710. 

iii. Makk, 5 b. 7th November, 1712, m. Hannah Chubb, of Ash- 
ford, 18th November, 1746, and removed to Salisbury, Ct., 
where Rev. Joseph Parsons, the first minister at Lebanon, 
had settled in 1718. He leased 100 acres of land at Salisbury, 
"for 900 years," " in consideration of 291 ounces of coined 
silver." He d. previous to 1768, for at that date Rachel 
Fowler is described as his wife and executrix, probably his 
second wife. 
16. iv. Dijah, 5 b. 10th June, 1717; m. Abigail Bigelow. 

v. Sarah, 5 b. 28th December, 1718; m. Mr. Clark, of Lebanon. 

9. Jonathan, 4 {William* and A?ma, William' 2 ) m. Hannah, dau- 

Nathan Clark, 9th January, 1728 ; lived at Milford, where 
he d. 5th May, 1773, aged 70. He was one of the Dis- 
senters from the Established Church, at Milford, who 
professed themselves to be Presbyterians, according to 
the Church of Scotland. Children, — 

i. Hannah, 5 b. 27th November, 1729, m. Capt. Isaac Clark. 

ii. William, 5 b. 22d Julv, 1732, m. Eunice Baldwin, and had 
William, 6 b. 1762, d. unm. 1785; Elizabeth, 6 Emma, 6 Cath- 
arine, 6 Susan, 6 Mary. 6 

18. iii. Jonathan, 5 b. 11th August, 1735; m. Content Baldwin. 
iv. Nathan, 5 b. 22d July, 1741; m. Susan Miles. 

10. Lieut. John, 5 (Joh?i 4 and Susannah, John? William*) who 
m. Mary, dau. of Fletcher Newton, succeeded his father 
as town clerk, in 1750, and his wife's death, 28th March, 
1774, is the last death recorded by him. He served his 
country in the Revolution. His will is probated Decem- 
ber, 1781. 

i. Susannah. 6 b. 12th Augugt, 1714, m. Daniel Buckingham, 15th 
May, 1788, and d, without children. 

19. ii. John, 6 b. 21st August, 1748; m. Mary Ann Harpin. 
iii. Fletcher, b. 8th March, 1751 ; d. .same day. 

11. Rev. Josp:ph, 5 (Jonathan 4 and Hannali, Jonathan? Willianf) 
Congregational minister at Kast Haddam, where he s. in 
1751 ; m. 3d February, 1747, Sarah, dau. of Rev. Joseph 
Metcalf, of Lebanon. Mr. Fowler graduated at Vale 



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i 

College in 1743, and after a ministry of twenty-one years 
d. at East Haddam, 10th June, 1771. Children — 

i. Joseph, 6 b. 31st December, 1747; mi. Margaaret Hull, 21st Octo- 
ber, 1771, and had, at East Haddam, Ezra, 7 b. 20th May, 
1774, d. young; David, 7 d. young; Elizabeth, 7 b. 30th June, 
1779, m. Solomon Huntington, of East Haddam, and had 
children. 

ii. Elizabeth, 6 b. 19th January, 1750, d. 13th February, 1750. 

iii. Elizabeth 6 b. 17th October, 1851, d. 19th September, 17G2. 

iv. Sarah, 6 b. 11th November, 1753, m. 17th October, 1780, Rev. 
Joseph Vaill, of Hadlyme, where she d. July, 1832, and he, 
21st November, 1838, aged 88. Of eight children, four lived 
to adult age, viz.: Rev. William Fowler Vaill, of Illinois; 
Mrs. Sarah Norcross, of Moneon, Mass.; Rev. Joseph Vaill, 
D. D., of Somers, Ct.; and Mrs. Amanda V. Everts, of Kill- 
ingworth, Ct. 
20. V. Elisiia Adams, 6 b. 27th September, 1755; m. Mary Burr. 

vi. William, 6 b. 27th December, 1757, d. 1759. 

vii. William, 6 b. 27th September, 1761, d. young. 

-viii. Electa, 9 b 7th July, 17(57, m. Dea. Thomas Harvey, of Had- 
lyme, and had four children. 

12. Jonathan, 8 (Jonathan* and Hannah, Jonathan^ William*) of 
Coventry, m. Abigail, dau. of John Bissell, 24th Septem- 
ber, 1740, and had, — 

i. Sarah, 6 b. 24th July, 1741; d. young. 

ii. Tabatha, 6 b. 6th September, 1743. 

iii. Joseph B., 6 b. 28th September, 1749, m. Sarah Baldwin, 28th 

November, 1771, and had, at Coventry, Lavina, 7 Silas B., 7 b. 

18th May, 1774. 
iv. Sarah, 6 b. 9th June, 1753. 

13. Ichabod, 5 (Jonathan* and Hannah, Jonathan, 3 William*} of 
Coventry, m. Ruth Grover, 4th October, 1753, and had, — 

i. Betta, 6 b. 2d November, 1754. 
ii. Hannah, 6 b. 20th October, 1757. 
iii. Ruth, 6 b. 9th February, 1761. 
iv. Anna, 6 b. 9th April, 1764. 
V. Jemima, 6 b. 30th August, 1766. 
vi. Jesse, 6 b. 31st August, 1768. 
vii. Asil, 6 b. 9th February, 1771. 

14. Israel, 5 (Jonathan* and Hannah, Jonathan, 3 William 9 ) of 
Coventry, a son of the " Giant," was six feet seven inches 
in height, and weighed upward of 300 pounds ; he m. 16th 
September, 1755, Eunice, dau. of John Bissell. He d. at 
Coventry, 12th June, 1S05, and she d. 9th February, ISOl, 
aged 77. Children, — 

i. Abigail, 6 b. 17th September, 1758. 

ii. Esther, 6 b. 22d August, 17G0; <i. 2d January, 1770. 

iii. Eunice, 6 b. 25th September, 17(>2; m. Nathaniel Jeffers, and a. 

in Luzerne, Fa., and had children. 
iv. Joel, 6 1). 18th May, 17(54, and removed, in 1817, to Aurora, X. 

Y., where he d„ and where his children live. 

15. Gurdon, 5 (Jonathan* and Hannah, Jonathan, 3 William' 1 ) of 
Coventry, Ct., b. lfith April, 1739, m. 1st, Sarah Rogers, 
15th February, 1758, by whom he had seven children ; m. 



140 Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. [Oct. 

2d, Mary Chapman, 18th December, 1775, by whom he had 
six children. 

Gurdon Fowler emigrated to Pennsylvania, to what is 
now Monroe Township, Bradford County, in September, 
1800. He and his sons Jonathan and Rogers bought lands 
under Connecticut titles, which afterwards proved worth- 
less, as the lands were claimed by Pennsylvania, together 
with all the improvements, consisting (besides others) of 
a saw and grist mill. Nothing daunted by such adverse 
fortune, they again purchased lands, on long credit, of the 
"Holland Purchase Company," and this time were more 
fortunate ; but it required the most stubborn energy and 
perseverance to bring forth the fruits of husbandry from a 
wild and densely wooded region, like that of Northern 
Pennsylvania. 

After nine years of struggle and privation, incident to 
the settlement of a new country, " the father, Gurdon 
Fowler, was called to his eternal rest, — freed from hard- 
ship and toil." He d. 11th November, 1809. Children, 
thirteen in number, all b. in Connecticut. 

21. i. Jonathan, 6 b. 2d March, 1759. 

22. h\ Daniel, 6 b. 9th September, 1761. 

23. iii. Elijah, 6 b. 20th July, 1763. 

24. iv. Kogers, 6 b. 8th July, 1766. 

25. v. Asa, 6 b. 15th May, 1769. 

26. vi. Gurdon, 6 b. 21st April, 1772. 

27. yii. Sarah, b. 15th December, 1774. 

Children by 2d wife, Mary Chapman, who was b. 21st July, 
1750: ' 

28. viii. Polly, 6 b. 31st March, 1777. 

29. ix. Hannah, 8 b. 7th April, 1780. 

30. x. Russell, 6 b. 15th September, 1782. 

31. xi. Roxey, 6 b. 16th July, 1786. 

32. xii. Austin, 6 b. 31st May, 1787. 

33. xiii. Betsey, 6 b. 14th April, 1792. 

16. Capt. Dijah, 5 (?okn* Mark? William"') m. Abigail, dau. of 
serg't Isaac Bigelow, of Colchester, 18th December, 1745. 
She was b. 13th April, 1723, and d. 9th June, 1790, the 
grand-daughter of Samuel Bigelow, of Watertown, Mass. 
Capt. Fowler belonged to the military, and was a man 
much in public life, and held high in public estimation for 
his social and generous nature, and strictly moral character. 
He d. 14th December, 1804, in his 8Sth year. Children 
b. at Lebanon : 

i. Abigail, 6 b. let March, 1747; m. Mr. Skinner, of Woodstock ; he 

d. and she m. 2d Mr. Dean; descendants in Providence, K- 1. 
ii. Dijah, 6 b. 14th August, 1748; wife, Mary; had Benjamin 

Beach, 7 Lydia. 7 He d. at Goshen, 29th August, 1777. 
iii. Sarah, 6 b. 17th June, 17f)0; m. Samuel Colt, of Lyme, and had 

Martin, 7 Samuel, 7 Dijah, 7 Sarah. 7 
iv. Lydia, 6 b. 7th February, 1753; m. Mr. Bo wen, of Woodstock, 

and had Amos, 7 John, 7 Mark, 7 and others. 



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V. John, 6 b. 5th December, 1754; m. Anna Skinner ; lived at Leb- 
anon, and was a soldier of the Revolution, at the battle of 
Banker Hill ; drew a pension, and d. 1834, aged 80, at Wood- 
stock, and where his widow d. October, 1850, aged 97. 

34. vi. Mark, 6 b. 9th May, 175G; m. Miriam Warner. 

35. vii. Amos, 6 b. 19th March, 1758; m. Rebecca Dewey. 

17. Jonathan, 5 (Jonathan* and Hannah, William? William*) m. 
Content Baldwin. She was b. 12th September, 1740, and 
d. 19th June, 1821. They had b. at Milford. 

i. Content, 6 m. Elijah Bryan, 22d August, 1784, and moved to Ohio 
Children: Elihu, 7 Content, 7 Lucy, 7 Amanda, 7 Betsey, 7 Eli- 
jah, 7 Patty. 7 

ii. Comfort, 6 m. Benjamin Fenn ; s. in Talmadge, 0. ; had nine ch. 

Jiii. Abigail, 6 m. Samuel Fenn; s. in Plymouth, Ct. ; had two ch. 
iv. Martha, 6 m. Barnabas Woodcock, Milford, Ct.; had eight ch. 
V. Hannah, 6 m. John Bryan, Orange, Ct. 
vi. Jonathan, 6 b. 31st August, 1771 ; d. unmarried, 1829. 
vii. Josiah, b. 21st April, 1777 ; m. Rebecca Clark, 1801 ; 8. at Or- 
ange, Ct, and d. 17th February, 1829. Had Sarah, 7 m. Ashael 
Clark ; Josiah Wales, 7 b. 8th December, 1804 ; Nathan Clark, 7 
b. 26th March, 1807, m. Hetty Lambert; Mary Emeline, 7 m. 
1st, Samuel Clark, and 2d, Benjamin Higbv ; Jonathan S., 7 b. 
1813; Rebecca W. ; 7 Charlotte C., 7 m. David Beecher, of Or- 
ange, Ct. 
viii. Elihu, 6 b. 1780; d. 1784. 

18. Nathan 5 (Jonathan 4 and Hannah, Willia?n, z William*) who 
m. Susan Miles, s. at Milford, and d. 1818. Children, — 

i. Nathan, 6 b. 24th February, 1762 ; m. Sarah Piatt, 1788, and had 
three children. 

ii. Joseph, 6 b. loth July, 1775 ; m. 1st, Abigail Baldwin ; 2d, widow 
Sarah Hull ; 3, Maria Harris, and had Joseph, 7 who graduated 
at Yale College, 1817, and d. 1825 ; besides others. 

iii. Hannah, 6 b. 9th December, 1763; m. Miles Newton. 

iv. Susan, 6 b. 7th March, 1766; m. Joseph Smith. 

v. Margaret, 6 b. 21st March, 1768; m. Richard Piatt. 

19. Capt! John, 6 (John 1 and Mary, John, 4 John, 2, William*) who 
m. Ann Harpin, 22d October, 1767. She was descended 
from Dr. John Harpin, who was born in Rochefort, France, 
about 1690, came to America, s. at Milford, 1710, and m. 
Mary Camp, 8th January, 1718, and d. 1765. John Harpin, 
their eldest child, m. Mary Read, and had Mary Ann 
(above), b. 1752, and d. 1798. Mr. Fowler d. 17th August, 
1787, aged 39. Children b. at Milford. 

i. John, 7 b. 7th October, 1769 ; m. Lucy Mallet, He d. 13th Oct. 
1790. They had John, 8 (lost at sea), m. Elizabeth Curtis, who 
had a son who d. in infancy ; Luke, 8 lost at sea. 

ii. Anthony William Harpin, 7 "b. 29th October, 1775; m. Sally, 
dau. of Charles Pond, 18th December, 1796. She was b. 2d 
June, 1784, and they had 1st, Mary, 8 b. 16th September, 1797 ; 
2d, Martha, 8 b. 16th May, 1799 ; 3d, Susan, b. 23d August, 1802, 
m. Jesse G. Smith ; 4th, Sarah, 8 b. 28th April, 1S04, m. Jonah 
Piatt; 5th, John William, 8 b. 5th August, 1807, in. Jane Hyde, 
of Bridgeport, and had Franklin II., Lucille A.. 9 Mary Jane, 
Frances Susan ; u 6th, Charlotte, 8 b. 9th June, 1810, in. 0. B. 
Sherwood; 7th, Ann Harpin. b. 21st March, 1813, m. C. W. 
Cornwall. 



142 Descendants of Capt William Fowler. [Oct. 

iii. Mark, 7 b. 10th November, 1782, m. Abigail Carpenter, and he 
d. 28th April, 1815, at Brooklyn, N. Y. She d. 9th January 
1850. They had five children. 

34. Mark 6 (Dijah h and Abigail, John* Mark? William 2 ) removed 
from Lebanon, Ct M to Herkimer Co., N. Y., then the Far 
West, and, with his numerous family of sons, were the 
pioneers in clearing the forests and laying the foundation 
of the present thriving cities of Central New York. He 
m. Miriam (Sterling), the widow of Reuben Warner, and 
d. 27th April, 1813, his widow surviving him to 1843. 
Children, — 

i. Reuben W., 7 b. 13th August, 1778 ; m. Sybil Sawyer, 1806, s. in 
Ontario Co. and had Anna; 8 Harvey, 8 m. Fanny Blair,— six 
children; Hervey, 8 m. Mary Page, — seven children ; Thomas 
Melvin, 8 m. Harriet, dau. Judge Everett, — three children. 

ii. David, 7 b. 9th June, 1780; m. widow Lavina (Palmer) Hatch, 
1803; had, in Steuben Co., Buel, 8 Jerusha, 8 Edmund, 8 all m. 
and have children. 

iii. Dijaii, 7 b. 12th March, 1782 ; m. Lydia Guild, 1801 ; had eight 
children: Almira, 8 Norman, 8 Emily, 8 Maria, 8 Orisville, 8 
Mary, 8 Samuel G., 8 John, 8 all m. and have families. 

iv. Philena, 7 b. 1784 ; m. 1st, George Bunday, and 2d, Lyman Kin- 
ney; eight children. 

V. Amos, 7 b. loth November, 1786 ; m. Achsa Evinond, s. at Litch- 
field, N. Y., and had Addison M., 8 Warren R., 8 Leroy Z., 8 and 
four daughters, all m., with families. 

vi. Fanny, 7 b. 21st December, 1789 ; m. 1st, Jesse Baker, and 2d, 
Jacob Madole ; seven children. 

vii. Polly, 7 b. 9th May, 1792 ; m . 1st, Josiah Fuller, and 2d, Charles 
Ensign ; six children. 

viii. Alvin, 7 b. 24th January, 1795; m. Olive Lord, 1819; had 
Amos, 8 Emily, 8 Dwight, 8 John N. 8 

ix. Abigail, 7 b. 2d June, 1798; m. James Barnard; w T ent to Mich- 
igan ; nine children. 

35. Capt. Amos, 6 (Dijah* and Abigail John? Mark? William**) 
m. Rebecca, dau. of John and Rhoda (Gillet) Dewey. She 
was born 4th July, 1759, and d. 18th August, 1850. Her 
father d. 1830, aged 95 ; the grand-son of Josiah Dewey, 
the purchaser of Lebanon in 1700, and who came from 
Windsor, where his grandfather, Thomas, 1 settled in 1639, 
with Rev. Mr. Huit. Capt. Fowler was a corporal in the 
Revolutionary Army, was one of Washington's Life 
Guards, and was in the retreat from Long Island. He 
served with honor until near the close of the war. He d. 
30th November, 1837. Children b. at Lebanon, Ct.: 

i. Clarissa, 7 b. 1781 ; m. Ozias Williams, of Cooperstown, N. Y. ; 
six children. 

ii. Fanny, 7 b. 28th June, 1783 ; m. David Otis, of Colchester, Ct., 
and had Alfred, 8 Clarissa, 8 Emeline, 8 Grin, 8 a clergyman, 
Benjamin F., 8 Harriet, 8 Horatio N., 8 Sarah. 8 

iii. Sally,** b. 1785; m. Abial Bingham, of Canajoharie, and had 
four children. 

iv. Riioda, 7 b. 1787; d. young. 

v. Rhoda, 7 b. 1789; m. Ruel Royce, of Lyme, Ct. ; had eight ch. 

vi. Orin, 7 b. 20th July, 1701 ; graduated at Yale College, 1815 ; be- 
came a clergyman, at Plainueld, Ct. ; s. in Fall Kiver, pastor 



1902.] Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. 143 

of the Congregational Church for twenty years ; elected to the 
State Senate of Massachusetts in 3847, and in 1848 was elected 
to the Thirty-first Congress, where he served two terms, and 
where he d. 3d September, 1854. Pie m. Amaryllis, dau. of 
John Howe Pay son, and had one child, who d. in infancy. 

vii. John, 7 b. 1793 ; m. Mary C. Bacon, and had, at Woodstock, Ct., 
six children. 

viii. Amos, 7 b. 1795; was a Major General iu the militia; m. Lydia 
C. Backus, and had, at Lebanon, nine children. 

ix. Henry, 7 b. 1797 ; m. Mary Saxton, at Lebanon ; five children. 

x. Harriet; 7 m. Edmund Harding, of Lebanon. 

xi. Dijah, 7 b. 1799; d. aged 15. 

xii. Anson, 7 b. 1803 ; is s. in Lebanon with his fourth wife. 

20. Dea. Elisha Adams Fowler, 6 (Joseph* and Sarah, Jo?ia- 
than? Jonathan? William-) m. 7th June, 1781, Mary Burr, 
at East Hadam ; removed to East Bethel, Vt., and there 
d. 20th February, 1840, aged 84. He served three cam- 
paigns in the Revolutionary War. "A stout, athletic man, 
of good mental and physical organization, and not confined 
by disease till past 80 years of age." His wife d.Gth Feb- 
ruary, 1842, aged 87. They had,— 

i. William, 7 b. 15th August, 1782 ; d. 1784. 

ii. Mary, 7 b. 23d July, 1784; m. John F. Pierson, 1803; d. 1817; 
seven children. 

iii. Elizabeth, 7 b. 22d October, 1786; d. 1806. 

iv. Electa, 7 b. 16th October, 1788; d. 1848. 

v. Lucinda, 7 b. 29th March, 1792; d. same year. 

vi. Joseph, 7 b. 27th December, 1793 ; m. Cynthia Gifford, 29th Au- 
gust, 1817, and he d. 1849; had Norman, 8 m. Charlotte Mar- 
shall ; Lucinda, 8 Alonzo, 7 Edwin, 8 George A., 8 Joseph L. 8 

vii. Elisha/ b. 16th April, 1796; m. 1st, Edith Gifford, 1821, who 
d. 1842; m. 2d, Mary Gifford, and had Ezra, 8 m. Louisa Ab- 
bott; James G., 8 m. Laura Rogers; Charles E., 8 Elisha A., 8 
Solon, 8 Emetine, 8 John H. 8 

viii. Lucinda, 7 b. 3d April, 1798; m. Samuel Woodsworth, 1821. 

ix. Sara, 7 b. 5th January,' 1801 ; d. 1806. 

21. Jonathan, 6 (Gurdon and Sarah, Jonathan* Jonathan? Wil- 
liam 2 ) b. 2d March, 1759; emigrated to Bradford Co. .Penn- 
sylvania, in September, 1800. He was a soldier of the 
Revolution, and was one of the unfortunates who suffered 
imprisonment in the " sugar house," in New York. lie d. 
December 4th, 1834, leaving no descendants in the male 
line. One dau. living, — Mrs. Fox, Towanda, Pa. 

22. Daniel, 6 (Gurdon 5 and Sarah, Jonathan? Jotiaihan? Will- 
iam), b. 9th September, 1761. Known as " Major Fowler." 
He was a man of liberal education, fine personal bearing 
and address, and extremely fond of military displays. Re- 
sided for many years at Hudson, N. Y., where he taught a 
school, the late ex-President Martin Van Bur en being one 
of his pupils, lie died at the residence of his daughter 
Roxey (Watson), in Wolcott, Wayne Co., N. Y., 18th April, 
1847, his wife having died a few years previous. Major 



144 Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. [Oct. 

Fowler was m. 23d November, 1785, to Rachel Loomis, who 
was b. 23d November, 1762. Names of children ; 

i. Roxey, 7 b. 8th September, 1786 ; m. Joseph Watson ; she is 'still 
living, and has one son, George D. 8 Watson. 

ii. Aciisah, 7 b. 18th December, 1789 ; m. Jona Frary ; d. . Two 

children. 

iii. Sylvester L., 7 b. 10th November, 1790, at West Otis, Mass. ; b. 
in Mobile, Ala. ; afterwards went to New Orleans, where he 
resided many years, and carried on business as a " Commer- 
cial Broker." During the Kebellion, and since;, he has resided 
at Demopolis, Ala., with his nephew, Daniel Prout. Was 
never married. 

iv. Lester, 7 b. 14th December, 1792; d. unm. 

V. Daniel, Jr., 7 b. 9th February, 1795, in Otis, Mass. ; s. in Mobile, 
Ala., 1818; m. Mary A. Coan, and had,— Charles S., 8 b. 26th 
March, 1827; m. 1st, Miss Vincent; 2d, Miss Graham; no 
children. John D., 8 b. 20th March, 1829; m. Miss Russell; 
no children ; cotton merchant ; resides at Mobile. William 
P., 8 b. 19th November, 18313; unm. Mary C., 8 b. 23d March, 
1839; m. Kinney Cleveland; no children. Julia D., 8 b. 3d 
October, 1842 ; m. Amedio F. Hurtel ; one child. Emma, 8 b. 
22d July, 1848 ; m. J. Fleetwood Foster ; one child. Mr. Fow- 
ler is still living (1870.) His wife died in 1859. 

vi. Charles S., 7 b. 30th June, 1797; m. Miss Poor; no children. 
He was a banker at Baltimore and Washington, in 1836. He 
was a man much beloved for his generosity and nobility of 
character. He died at Washington City in 1865. 

vii. George D., 7 b. 14th September, 1799; d. unm. 

viii. Rachel S. 7 b. 13th August, 1802 ; m. William Prout, and had 
William D., 8 b. ; m. Lizzie Waugh, three children ; Dan- 
iel F., 8 b. ; m. Laura D. Glover, live children; Mary C., 8 

b. ; Fannie, 8 b. ; m. Thomas Vinson, four children. 

23. Dr. Elijah 6 (Gurdorf and Sarah, Jonathan? Jonathan? 
William"), b. 20th July, 1763 ; m. Hannah M. Bird, about 
1796-7. His early history is somewhat obscure, but it is 
known that he was born in Coventry, Ct., and studied for 
the profession of medicine with Dr. Kingsbury, and suc- 
ceeded him in Tyringham, Mass. (now Monterey), in the 
year 1794, where he continued to reside until his death, 21st 
March, 1812. He died of an epidemic fever which raged 
violently in that part of the country at the time. After his 
death, his widow, together with her four eldest children, 
emigrated, in 1814, in company with her father, Col. Bird, 
to the vicinity of Westfield, Chautauqua Co., N. Y., where 
she continued to reside until 1838, when she sold her farm 
and went to live with her sons, Hiram and Henry, who had 
settled in Dupage Co., 111. She died in 1834, and is buried 
at Naperville, 111. Names of children: 

i. Hiram, 7 b. 9th February, 1798. 

ii. Charles, 7 d. young. 

iii. Albert, 7 b. 7th September, 1802. 

iv. Henry, 7 b. 20th February, 1N04. 

v. Amelia, 7 b. -1th October. 1807; d. 20th August, 1859. 

vi. Elijah Gurdon, 7 b. 18th November, 1811. 

24. Rogers 6 {Gurdoiv' and Sarah, Jonathan* Jonathan? William'), 



1902.] Descendants of Capt. William Fozvler. • 145 

b. 8th July, 1706. Participated with his father in the settle- 
ment of Bradford Co., Pa. He was a Free Mason of note, 
and a man of prominence in that county ; was elected Colo- 
nel of a regiment, at the breaking out of the war of 1S12, 
but did not enter the army, as he died soon after (12th May, 
18J2.) He left no family. On his tombstone can be read 
these words, expressive of his religious faith : 

*' Bound to no sect, I took no private road, 
But walked through nature up to nature's God." 

25. Asa 6 (Gurdon* and Sarah, Jonatlian, 4 Jonathan? William' 2 ), b. 
15th May, 1769 ; d. 5th December, 1840 ; m. Lavina Forsyth, 
and s. in Berkshire Co., Mass., where he died. Children : 

i. Gilbert, 7 d. young. 

ii. Sylvester, 7 now a resident of San Francisco, Cal. 

iii. Caroline. 7 

iv. Harriet. 7 

v. Lucinda. 7 

vi. Laura. 7 

26. Gurdon 6 (Gurdon* and Sarah, Jonathan, 4 Jonathan, 2 William 1 ), 
b. 21st April, 1772 ; d. 1854. His wife d. in 1868, aged 92. 
They had : 

i. Ackley, 7 b. 1800; d. 1831, who had George H., 8 who resides in 
New Haven, and Samuel, 8 died in the army. 

ii. Samuel, 7 lost at sea, 1844. 

iii. Asa, 7 lost at sea, 1844. 

iv. Sarah, 7 d. 1831. 

v. Aseneth, 7 m. Z. S. Hungerford, and resides at East Haddam , Ct. 

vi. William L., 7 resides in East Haddam, Ct., and has William 
L., 8 Henry M., 8 and Leonora, 8 m. to Clark Edwards. 

2-7. Sarah 6 ( Gurdon* and Sarah, Jonathan, 4 Jonathan 2 William"), 
b. 15th December, 1774 ; d. 1812 ; m. Sage ; two child- 
ren, Sylvester, 7 Russell, 7 reside in Connecticut. 

28. Polly 6 (Gurdon 5 and Mary, Jonathan 4 Jonathan, 3 William-), 
b. 31st March, 1777 ; m. John Fox, and had : Miller, 7 John 
M., 7 who reside in Towanda, Pa. She d. 1855. 

29. Hannah 6 (Gurdon* and Mary, Jonathan, 4 Jonathan 2 JVilliam' 1 ), 
b. 7th April, 1780 ; m. Daniel Miller ; d. 1S44-45. 

30. Russell 6 (Gurdon* and Mary, Jonathan, 4 Jonathan 2 Willianv), 
b. 15th September, 1782; d. 22d August, 1851, Bradford 
Co., Pa. Children : Sevellon L., 7 b. 9th June, 1809 ; resides 
near Cahokia, Clark Co., Mo., and has three children ; 
Rogers, 7 b. 16th May, 1812 ; Samantha, 7 b. April, 1824, m. 
James Chapman Ridgway, lives at Monroeton, Bradford 
Co., Pa , and has children ; Ellen M., 7 b. , m. Judge El- 
well, resides at Beaver Dam, Wis., and has children ; Hiram, 7 

b. 10th 1826, d. 7th May, 1868, at Menekauncc, Wis., 

left one or two daughters ; Russell, 7 b. March, 1828, resides 
at Jacksonville, 111., and has a family ; Adeline M., 7 b. 1831, 
m. Lewis G. Kellogg. 



146 Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. [Oct. 

31. Roxey 6 {Gurdon* and Mary, Jonathan* Jonathan? Jonathan')* 
b. 16th July, 1786 ; d. 1852 ; m. Eliphalet Mason ; one son, 
Col. Mason, Towanda, Pa. 

32. Austin 6 (Gurdon h a?id Mary, Jonathan, 4 Jonathan? William') 
b. 31st May, 1787, living 1870. He m. 1st, Betsey Law- 
rence, 1814, by whom he had : Franklin, 7 Gurdon, 7 Will- 
iam ; 7 and by his 2d wife, Clarence ; 7 has also three daugh- 
ters ; family resides in Bradford Co., Pa. 

33. Betsey 6 (Gurdon* and Mary, Jonathan? Jonathan? William-) 
b. 14th April, 1792 ; d. 1866 ; m. Abner C. Rockwell ; four 
sons and one dau., now Mrs. Joseph de la Montanyee, To- 
wanda, Pa. 

36. Hiram 7 (Elijah 1 a?id Hannah, Elijah? Gnrdo?i? Jonathan? 
Jonathan? William*), b. 9th February, 1798, in Tyringham, 
Mass., s. in Dupage Co., 111., 1833, and m. Mrs. Laird, 16th 
January, 1844 ; no children living. 

37. Albert 1 (Elijah* and Hannah, Gurdon? Jonathan? Jona- 
than? William'), b. 7th September, 1802. The father of the 
writer of this memoir came to Chautauqua Co., N. Y., with 
his mother in 1814, where he remained until 1832, when he 
determined to remove and settle in the then M Far West." 
He came by water to Detroit, and from thence by land to 
St. Joseph, where he took passage in a schooner for Chicago, 
reaching there in the month of June, of that year. A week 
or so after he arrived, Gen. Scott and his troops came in the 
steamboat Sheldon Thompson, from Buffalo, bringing the 
Asiatic Cholera with them, a scourge until that time unknown 
in this part of the world. The greatest panic prevailed among 
the citizens of the place, every one leaving that could get 
away, and he again took passage on the same schooner that 
had brought him to Chicago, for St. Joseph ; but not being 
allowed to land there, they proceeded to Mackinac, where 
they were again refused permission to land, and only after 
much solicitation could they obtain provisions (which were 
finally handed to them on the end of a long pole) to enable 
them to proceed on their voyage to Detroit. 

Mr. Fowler again came to Chicago in the spring of 1S33, 
and engaged in speculations in real estate, from which he 
realized a small sum of money, with which he proceeded 
to Buffalo, and purchasing a stock of Indian goods, he re- 
turned in September, in season to attend the great Indian 
payment of that year. That being over, he concluded to 
try his fortunes elsewhere, and emigrated to Milwaukee, 
reaching that place on the 18th November, 1833, finding 
there Solomon Juneau, its founder, and the only white man 
residing there at the time of his arrival. He went into Mr. 
Juneau's employ, and was engaged in trading with the 
Indians for some time afterwards. He acquired their 
language, and was known among them as Mis-kee-o-quo-nen, 



1902.] Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. 147 

which signified red cap. He was the first Justice of the 
Peace, and first Register ot Deeds in Milwaukee ; was a 
member of the Convention which formed the present Con- 
stitution of the State of Wisconsin. He resided in Mil- 
waukee County until 1853, when he removed to Rockford, 
111., where he was elected Mayor, in 1864-65, and again in 
1867, and where he still continues to live, much respected 
and beloved by his fellow citizens. 

Mr. Fowler m. 1st, 11th August, 1836, Emily, dau. of 
Daniel Wilcox, of Great Barrington, Mass. She died 12th 
January, 1851, at Milwaukee. They had, — 

i. Daniel W., 8 b. 25th Feb. 1839. at Milwaukee, where he still res. 

ii. Hannah M., 8 b. 21st February, 1841 ; m. 14th June, 1863, Ed- 
ward H. Griggs; resides at Rockford, 111.; one child, Ella 
Frances, 9 b. 22d June, 18G4. 

He m. 2d, 1852, Lucy Bosworth Fargo (widow), of Mon- 
terey, Mass. She d. 18th April, 1854 ; no children. He 
m. 3d, Emeline Monroe, of Wauwatosa, Milwaukee Co., 
Wis., 7th June, 1855. Children,— 

i. Emily Edith, 8 b. 19th December, 1857 ; d. January, 1860. 
ii. Rogers, 8 b. 19th December, 1801. 

38. Henry 7 (Elijah* and Hannah, Gurdon? Jonathan, 4 Jonathan* 
William'), b. 26th February, 1801; s. in Dupage Co., 111., 
1833, and still resides at Warrenville . m. Esther Carey, 2d 
November, 1840. Children : Ferdinand, 8 b 5th September, 
1841, d. 19th March, 1863; Daniel, b. 11th April, 1844, d. 21st 
March, 1863 ; Nettie, 8 b. 22d February, 1847. Ferdinand 
and Daniel were both members of the 105th Reg't 111. Vols., 

(and participated in the campaign against Gen. Bragg, during 
"his retreat from Kentucky, in 1862. Ferdinand died at 
home (having been discharged from the army for disability), 
after lingering and painful illness. His brother died two 
days after, in hospital, at Gallatin, Tenn. Their demise over- 
whelmed their aged parents with sorrow, and taught all who 
witnessed it, how vastly great are the sacrifices of war. 

39. Amelia 7 (Elijah 6 and 'Hannah, Gnrdon? Jonathan 4 Jonathan, 
William' 2 ); m. Edward Sherman Winslow ; one child, Marv,' 
b. 25th May, 1843. He d. 1S48-50 ; she 20th August, 1859- 

40. Elijah Gurdon 7 (Eli/ah'' and Hannah, Gurdon? Jonathan, 4 
Jonathan* William-), b. 18th November, 1811 ; m. Julia, dau. 
of Daniel Wilcox, of Great Barrington, Mass., 2d April, 
1835 ; s. in Milwaukee, Wis., in 1S36, where they still reside. 
Children, — 

i. Maurice W., 8 b. Monterey, Mass., 14th January, 1836; unm. 
Served in the 45th Wisconsin Volunteers, during the late war. 

ii. Charles Bird, 8 b. in Wisconsin, 17th January, 1841 ; m. Jan- 
uary, 18U8, Addie Brown; one child, Charlotte; 1 ' served first 
in 20th Wisconsin Vols., afterwards as 2d Lieut . in 48th Reg't. 

iii. Julia Amelia, 8 b. in Wisconsin, 10th August, 1843. 

iv. Emily A., a b. 22d September, 184(5 ; d. 4th August, 1850. 



148 Descendants of Capt. William Fowler. [Oct. 

41. Col. Rogers 7 Fowler {Russell? Gitrdon? Jonathan, 4 Jona- 
than? William*), b. 10th May, 1812, on the same day, and in 
the same house from which his uncle, Rogers, 6 was buried. 
The co-incidence gave him his name. He engaged in busi- 
ness on his own account at an early age, and being possessed 
of rare business qualifications, and immense energy, soon 
achieved success. He was engaged in merchandising and 
lumbering in Bradford Co., for many years, but meeting 
with reverses, he concluded to go West. In 1854-55 he 
organized the New York Lumber Company, and, purchas- 
ing a large amount of pine lands in the vicinity of the 
Menomonee River, of Green Bay, he built near the mouth 
of it, where stands the present flourishing village of Mene- 
kaunee, a mill weich had a capacity for cutting 150,000 feet 
of lumber every twenty-four hours. 

He soon after opened one of the then largest lumber 
yards in Chicago. The financial revulsion of 1857 coming 
on soon afterwards, affected the enterprise disastrously, and 
he sold out his interest in 1858. Having taken up his resi- 
dence in Chicago in 1854-56, he became one of its most 
enterprising citizens, and at the breaking out of the war of 
the rebellion, was appointed by Gov. Yates, Commissary 
General of the State of Illinois, and was instrumental in 
bringing troops to the defence of Cairo in season to antici- 
pate, and thereby prevent, its intended capture by the rebel 
forces. He was afterwards commissioned a Colonel by Sec- 
retary Cameron, of the War Department, at Washington, 
and sent West to look after certain interests of the Gov- 
ernment in that direction. 

In 1865 he went to Texas, and, with others, purchased the 
franchises of the Memphis and El Paso R. R., and has since 
labored to effect its completion, with fair prospects of suc- 
cess. The enterprise is one of the grandest in conception 
of any in the United States ; is one of the connecting links 
of the Great Southern Pacific R. R., which is already com- 
menced and will eventually be completed. 

Mr. Fowler is six feet three inches in height, of noble 
bearing, and fine personal address ; of most genial and pleas- 
ant manners ; has hosts of warm personal friends ; and still 
possesses, at the age of 58, the fire and energy of his most 
vigorous manhood. Unfortunately, his health has become 
somewhat impaired, from great exposures, which restrict 
his opportunities. Mr. Fowler m. 19th September, 1838, 
H. Almeda, dau. of Judge Morgan, of Pa., and had, — 

i. Clarence M , 8 b. 6th January, 1840; d. 1st January, 1841. 

ii. EluM., 8 b. 13th August, 1843; m. George W. Adams, 10th 

January, 1867. 
iii. Harriet M., fl b. 10th June, 1S46; m. Win. II. Cutler, 1st May, 

1809. 
iv. Mary Amanda, 8 b. 8th April, 1851. 
v. Jessie Lind, 8 b. 9th March, 1857. 



NOTES AND QUERIES. 

Notes. 

Avery. — We are sorry to note that Hon. Elroy M. Avery, who has been 
engaged for several years upon a revision of Sweet's " Groton Averys," seems 
to be very much discouraged by the small number of subscriptions for the 
work. He had determined that unless two hundred additional subscriptions 
were received in June and July, he would, on the first of August abandon 
the effort and return the money already advanced. It would be a great pity 
indeed to allow so valuable a work to go by default, and it will, probably, be 
many years before any one so capable of doing the work will undertake to 
carry it on to completion and publish it. We also regret to note that the 
publication of Avery Notes and Queries ended with the issue for May, 1902. 



Collamer, Collamore — For a number of years past, some members of 
this family have been gathering genealogical data relating to the Collamores 
and Collamers, at home and abroad. The compilers have worked independ- 
ently, and have accumulated data which has never been merged into a whole 
nor published. Interest in the matter has of late become more widespread, 
and has finally crystallized into the suggestion that that the family organize 
an association, like many others of the same character. xVll the above 
material can be made clear, and other interesting facts disseminated and dis- 
cussed by such an association as is x>roposed, and through the literature it 
will issue. All who are eligible by descent from or marriage with this family 
are invited to enroll their names at once in the projected Collamore Union. 
For prospectus and particulars, address the secretary, Newton L. Collamer, 
1006 F Street, Washington, D. C. 



Sands.— We regret to note the death of Miss C. Louise Sands, of Meriden, 
Conn., who died June 15, 1902, at the house of her brother in that city. She 
took great interest in genealogy, and devoted much of her time to genealog- 
ical investigations. She contributed, within the past two years, to our 
Queries and Replies. 



Queries. 

The department of Queries is free to members of this Societj^only. To all others a 
charge of ten cents per line will be made. 

Persons sending queries to The Quarterly should give their names and P. 0. addresses. 
Replies to queries should, in all cases, be sent to the Editor, for insertion in The Quarterly. 

Kinne, Kinney, Kenney — Descendants, male and female, of the Kinne- 
Kinney-Kenney family, interested in family history, will please send names 
and addresses to Mrs. E. W. Osgood, 194 Washington street, Norwich, 
Conn. 



Oliver. — Capt. Robert Oliver came from Conway, Mass., with his broth- 
ers Col. Alexander and John, with the Connecticut Colony, to Marietta, O. 
The querist desires to secure the names and addresses of descendants of the 
above men. f. c. p. 

Chicago, 111. 



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genealogy of Samuel Blakesley of New Haven, Conn., and his descendants 
in the male line for three generations. 

Cushing. — Mr. James S. Cushing, 68 Matthew St., Montreal, Canada, is 
compiling a genealogy of the descendants of Matthew Cushing of Hingham, 
Mass., 1638. 

Danforth {Danford, Dernford, etc.). — A genealogy of the above family has 
long been in preparation by a committee of the family, and will be printed 
•if a sufficient number of subscriptions is obtained to pay expenses. Price, 
to subscribers : cloth, $5.00; half leather, $6.00. Address, Chas. H. Pope, 
221 Columbus Ave., Boston, Mass. 

Earle, Earll, Earl— Mr. Edward A. Clay pool, 247 North Clark St., Chicago, 
111., is preparing a genealogy of the descendants of William Earll, who set- 
tled in Rhode Island before 1700; also of other branches of the family in 
America, and will also note corrections, omissions and late data pertaining 
to the Earle Genealogy published by the late Pliny Earle, M. D., of North- 
ampton, Mass., in 1888. 

Eliot. — At a meeting of the descendants of John Eliot, "Apostle to the 
Indians," it was voted to publish a new edition of his genealogy. All cor- 
respondence and subscriptions should be sent to Mrs. W. H. Eliot Emerson, 
128 Henry St., Detroit, Mich. 

GooJdn.- Frederick W. Gookin, 20 Walton Place, Chicago, 111., is actively 
engaged upon a History and Genealogy of the Gookin Family, for which he 
has been gathering materials for more than twenty-five years. Address all 
communications to him, as above. 

Hall. — Mi*. James Shepard, of New Britain, Conn., is preparing a geneal- 
ogy of John Hall, of Hartford, New Haven and Wallingford, Conn., and 
descendants of early generations. 

Hammond. — Mr. Frederick S. Hammond, of Oneida. N. Y., has in prepa- 
ration "Historv and Genealogy of the Hammond Family in Normandy, 
Great Britain and America. ' (A.l>. 1000—1902)." It will be in two 8vo 
volumes of about 600 pp. each. Vol. I was in press and was to have been 
issued about July 15, l!»02. Edition limited — early orders will be necessary 
to secure the work. Price, $5.00 per volume. 

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Hart. — Mr. James M. Hart, Manchester, N. H., is preparing a Hart Family 
Genealogy, and would be glad to receive information and data. 

Hawkins. — Mr. Edward A. Claypoole, 247 North Clark St., Chicago, 111., is 
preparing a genealogy of the Hawkins family, more particularly the descend- 
ants of .Nathan, Benjamin, Isaac, John and William J., who lived, in 1804, 
in Union county, S. C. The father of these brothers is supposed to have 
lived in Delaware, Maryland and Pennsylvania. 

Herrick. — Dr. Lucius C. Herrick, 1447 Highland St., Columbus, Ohio, is 
now issuing a circular for a revised edition of the Herrick Genealogy which 
was published by him in 1885, and will thoroughly revise and publish the 
same if sufficient subscriptions are received to guarantee the cost of pub- 
lishing. He has also in contemplation a smaller volume, devoted to Stephen 
Herrick, of Randolph, Vermont, and his descendants. 

Ives. — Arthur S. Ives, 33 Sidney Place, Brooklyn, N. Y., is compiling a 
genealogy of the descendants of William Ives of New Haven, Conn., 1639, 
and would be pleased to correspond with members of the family, and those 
connected by marriage, who have not already sent him data. 

Kellogg. — Mr. Timothy Hopkins, Mills Building, San Francisco, Cal., pro- 
posed to issue before September the Kellogg Genealogy which he had pre- 
pared. It was to contain fully 25,000 names of Kelloggs. Communications 
should be addressed to Mr. Hopkins, as above. 

Mack. — Murray Edward Poole, D.C.L., LL.D., of Ithaca, N. Y., is prepar- 
ing a genealogy of the Macks of Lyme, Conn., with allied families. 

Mack.— Mrs. Sophia S. Martin, 120 Windsor Ave., Hartford, Conn., is pre- 
paring a "Mack Genealogy," estimated to make from 600 to 800 printed 
pages, the price of which will depend upon the number of subscriptions 
received. For circular and subscription blank, address as above. 

Mayn {Mayne, Maineor Main). — Mr. E. G. Main, 28 Maple Ave., Waterbury, 
-Conn., has for fifteen years been collecting records and data, and desires to 
obtain information of the lines of John Mayne of York, Me., and Nicholas 
Main of Portland, Old Orchard or Gardiner, Me. 

Stocking. — Rev. C. H. W. Stocking, D.D., of Oil City, Penn., is preparing 
a complete genealogical record of the descendants of George Stocking, one 
of the founders of the city of Hartford, Conn., the only emigrant of the name 
from England in 1633. Any descendants of the Stocking family will confer 
a great favor by communicating with Dr. Stocking at Oil City, Penn. 

Wagner. — Mr. John Eyerman, of Easton, Pa., is preparing a genealogy of 
the Wagner family. 

White. — Miss Myra L. White, 81 Fountain St., Haverhill, Mass., is prepar- 
ing a third volume of her Genealogy of the Descendants of John White of 
Wenham and Lancaster, Mass. (Vols. I. and II. having already been pub- 
lished), for which subscriptions should be sent to her, as above. 

Wilkinson. — Paul Wilkinson, 200 Carleton Building, St. Louis, Mo., is pre- 
paring a complete history of all the Wilkinson families in America, and 
wishes all who possess information to kindly send it to him. 

II. Local Histories, Records, etc. 

Bernardston, 3fass. — The History of Bernardston, Mass., which has been 
for many years in preparation, is now in press and will soon be issued. For 
information, address, Lucy C. Kellogg, 1!» Highland Ave., Greenfield, Mass. 

Haddam, Conn. — "The Two Hundredth Anniversary of The First Congre- 
gational Church of Haddam, Connecticut," a volume worthy of its purpose, 
has been prepared and is ready for the press. It will contain tin- address 
of the Anniversary ; acomplete list of members from 1756, when the records 
began ; a transcript of births, marriages and deaths, numbering some 4000 
entries, covering the period prior to I860, all properly arranged and indexed. 
The importance and value of these records w ill be appreciated by descend- 
ants of those Haddam families now scattered throughout this country. Tin 1 
volume will contain about 100 pages, and will be printed as soon as the cost 



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of its production is secured. For information and terms of subscription 
address the committee (or either of them) : Rev. E. E. Lewis, RollinTJ. Tyler' 
M. C. Hazen, M.D., Miss C. R. Kelsey, Haddam, Conn. 

Matthews American Armory and Blue Booh. — Mr. John Matthews, of London, 
England, is preparing a second edition of the above book, which promises 
to be of great interest to many Americans, for many American families will 
be represented in it. It will be illustrated with many Coats of Arms. All 
persons in America knowing themselves to belong to a family which bore 
Arms in England should write to Mr. John Matthews, 93 & 94 Chancery 
Lane, London, Eng. 

Old Kittery and Her Families. — Under this title, Rev. Everett S. Staekpole, 
D.D.,of Bradford, Mass., will soon publish a long-needed history of Kittery, 
Maine. It will be a book of about 800 pages, with about 100 illustration"^. 
Maps locate all original settlers. Full genealogical accounts of all the old 
families of Kittery, Eliot and Berwick are given, filling half the book, and 
many thousands of people, scattered throughout the country, will here find 
their lineage in several lines of ancestry. The book will be sold by the au- 
thor, to whom all communications should be addressed, as above. 

Melvin. — Mr. H. W. Bryant, 223 Middle St., Portland, Maine, proposes to 
issue a new edition of the Journal of James Melvin, a private soldier in 
Arnold's expedition to Quebec. The Journal will be carefully annotated by 
Mr. Andrew A. Melvin and will be accompanied by a biographical sketch 
of James Melvin, the writer of the Journal. An Introduction, in the form 
of an Historical review of the period, will form part of the volume which 
will contain about 100 pages 6£x9 in size, on fine paper. The edition will 
be two hundred and fifty copies only, each numbered, and the price will be 
$2.00 per copy delivered. 

Scottish Families. — "A History of Scottish Families, the Genealogy, Titles 
and Surnames,'' edited by D. M. Rose, and published by T. C. and E. C. Jack, 
Causewayside, Edinburgh, Scotland, will shortly be issued. It will compre- 
hend under one rubric three different sections, dealing respectively with 
Scottish Family History, Scottish Titles, and Scottish Surnames. For pros- 
pectus and particulars, address the publishers. 

The Colonial Virginia Register. — Joel MunselPs Sons, Albany, K. Y., have 
in press a book which is to bear the above title. It is compiled by William 
G. and Mary Newton Stanard, and contains a list of Governors and Coun- 
cillors and other higher officials, and also members of the House of Burgesses, 
and the Revolutionary Conventions of the colony of Virginia. This book 
must prove most useful to students of Virginia history and genealogy. It 
will be an 8vo volume of about 230 pages, cloth, and the price will be $5.00. 

Wills Proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, England, from the Year 
1630.— Mr. John Matthews is editing, in conjunction with Mr. G. F. Matth- 
ews, B.A., the substance of the Probate Acts of the Prerogative Court of 
Canterbury from the year 1630 onwards, in the form of Year Books, to be 
issued to subscribers only. The Jurisdiction of this Court extends over all 
England (excepting three Dioceses in the extreme North) and over the whole 
of Wales. This work will be most important to the American genealogist. 
A subscription of $5.25 per annum entitles the subscriber to copies of all 
Year Books issued. Subscriptions should be sent to John Matthews, 93 and 
94 Chancery Lane, London, Eng. 



BOOK NOTICES. 

[Persons sending books for notice should slate, for the information of readers, the price 
Of each book, with the amount to be added for postage, or charges, by mail or express.] 

A Genealogical History of the Dv.nle.ry Family Don Levi, Donlevy, Dunleavy, 
Dunlavey, Dunlevey, Etc. By Gwendolyn Dunlevy Kelley Columbus, Ohio 
1901 Issued for Private Distribution 8vo, cloth, pp. 335-f-pages for Ad- 
ditional Records and Index, none of which are paged. Illustrated. 
This book is divided into three parts, and commences with extracts from 
old historical works giving the origin of the name and family, from the year 
900, when a Dunlevy appears as King of Ulidia in the north of Ireland. A 
good map of the north of Ireland shows the family to have been represented 
in no less than four different localities, and their respective heads occupying 
more or less prominent positions. In the second part, the history of different 
branches of the family is taken up, with a chart pedigree of each, so far as 
the writer of the work was able to learn of them. The last part of the book 
gives the line of descent trom Anthony (or Antoine) Dunlevy (I) of Ireland, 
and his son Anthony (II) Dunlevy, who emigrated to America about 1735. 
The book contains a. goodly amount of material, which could have been elab- 
orated and arranged so as to have made a most useful history of this impor- 
tant family, and it is to be hoped that sometime in the future some interested 
member will take the matter in hand and produce a more comprehensive 
book. Miss Kelley is entitled to great credit, so far as her work goes, and 
what she has incorporated in this book will be to many of great interest. 

Dumont Family Notes, Comprising Genealogical Data Derived from Various 
Sources. Compiled by Eugene F. McPike, Chicago, 111. 4to, paper, pp. 5. 
Price, (50 cts. 

These notes are of interest to the Dumonts of America, as they undoubt- 
edly contain more information concerning the origin of the family and the 
evolution of the name than many of them would otherwise obtain. They 
are the product of much careful research, and are put together in inexpen- 
sive and legible form, and the compiler merits the thanks and patronage of 
those of the name and family. This would afford valuable material for a 
more extended history of the Dumont family. 

Record of the Descendants of Vincent 3Feigs, who came from Dorsetshire, England, 

to America about 1G35. :;: " * * * By Henry P. Meigs. Copyrighted 1901. 

Published by John S. Bridges & Co., Baltimore, Md. 4to, cloth, pp. 374. 

Price, cloth , $0. 00; leather, $8.00, postage, 35 cts. 

The only one bearing the name Meigs of the first generation was Vincent 
Meigs, who, with his sons Vincent, John and Mark were first recorded in 
this country as at Weymouth, Mass., in 1039. From there they went, in 
1642, to Rehoboth, Mass., and about 1044, to New Haven, Conn. The first 
son, Vincent, left no heirs. John, the second son, settled in Guilford, Conn., 
and from him have descended all bearing the name of Meigs in America. 
Ten generations are represented. The family is not very numerous, but a 
goodly number have filled honorable positions. In the Old Northwest, the 
nameof Return Jonathan Meigs is well known; he having filled important 
offices in the early history of the Territory and the State of Ohio, having 
been the second Governor of the State, lie was also Postmaster-General; 
U. S. Senator; Judge of Supreme Court, etc. We find the family repre- 
sented in Philadelphia, Penn., by a very noted physician, Charles D. Meigs, 
whose son Montgomery C. was Quartermaster-General U. S. Army during 
the Civil war; another son continued to represent the medical profession in 
Philadelphia, and at (he present time the place is filled by a grandson. Arms 
were borne by several families of the name of Meigs, or Meggs, in England, 

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and some of the descendants of Vincent 1 have turned their attention to the 
subject. Cuts of the Arms of English families are in the book, and are fullv 
described in the appendix. Biographical sketches, instead of appearing with 
the family record, are all placed in the appendix— a plan which seems i,, 
have the advantage of affording more space than could well be spared in 1 1.,- 
body of the work. The book is profusely illustrated, most of the illustra- 
tions being of high class. The index is complete in all parts, and, taken all 
in all, it is a most admirable work, and one which is a credit to the family, 
as well as to the compiler. The printing and binding are elegant and tfie 
paper is good, thus makiug the book durable and substantial. As the Meiga 
family has many prominent members, and is quite widely dispersed over our 
country, this book should hnd a place in many public libraries. 

Meigs Chart of American Ancestry. 17x28 in. Price, $1.00. 

This chart makes a very graphic display of the descent of the Meige family 
in America, and is thus a most valuable accompaniment to the genealogy. 
It contains historical references to various names, with valuable notes giving 
references to works consulted. 

A Genealogy of the Viets Family with Biographical Sketches Dr. John Viets of 
Simbsury, Connecticut 1710 and His Descendants Written and Compiled By 
Francis Hubbard Viets Hartford Press: The Case, Lockwood & Brainard 
Company 1002 8vo, cloth, pp. 228. Price, $3.00. 

This book commences with a short article on the origin and spelling of the 
name Viets, which is of considerable interest and shows extensive research. 
The progenitor of the American family was Dr. John Viets, or Viett, a young 
physician, probably from Germany, who arrived a few years before 1700 and 
settled in New York, where he married Catharine Myers, and in 1710 re- 
moved with his family to Simsbury, Conn. The progeny of Dr. John and 
Catharine Viets traced in this book are all descended from three of their 
four children, as nothing could be learned of the fifth, Mary or Mercy, who 
married a Golf. A number of families of the name are given in the appendix 
who were probably descended from the same ancestors, but the compiler 
was unable to fully prove their descent. There are also others of the name 
who came recently from Germany, or whose parents or grandparents came 
thence. There are biographical sketches of prominent members of the fam- 
ily, of greater or less extent, which add greatly to the interest of the work. 
The book is arranged upon a modification of the Pegister plan, is very nicely 
printed upon a good quality of paper, and is tastefully bound. It is illus- 
trated with a goodly number of portraits, views of residences, etc., all of a 
high grade of half-tones, and it has a complete index of Viets and one of other 
names. We notice that many whose names appear are now domiciled in 
the Old Northwest ; so there should be many persons within the region who 
ought to possess the book, and it should also find a place in many prominent 
public libraries of the section. 

Samuel Blalcesley of New Haven, Conn., and his Descendants. By James Shep- 

ard, New Haven, Conn. 8vo, paper, pp. 15. 
TJie New Haven and Wallingford (Conn.) Johnsons. 8vo, paper, pp. 11. Price, 

postpaid, 50 cts. 
The New Haven [Conn.) Potters, 1G59. Svo, paper, pp. 9. Price, 50 cts. 
John Whitehead, of New Haven and Branford, Conn. 8vo, pp. 7. Price, 50 cts. 

The four pamphlets above named, all by the same author. are valuable con- 
tributions to the genealogy of the respective families, and in this reprinted 
form may he accessible to many who could not conveniently obtain access 
to the N. E. I list. Gen. Register, in which they originally appeared. The de- 
scent of Samuel Blakesley is traced to the fifth generation ; the Johnsons to 
the third and fourth, and the Potters to the second, with list of births, 1601- 
1752; marriages, 1050-1750; deaths, 1002-1706. The Whitehead pamphlet 
contains, principally, extracts from records relating to John Whitehead, and 
gives the names of his children. 



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Albemarle County in Virginia Giring some account of what it ivas by nature, of 
what it ivas made by man, and of some of the men wlio made it. By Rev. Edgar 
Woods * * * [Copyright 1901. The Michie Company, Printers, 
Charlottesville, Va., 1001. 8ov, cloth, pp. iv+412. Price, $2.00, postpaid. 
Albemarle county was formed from other counties in Virginia about 
1745, having been taken from Gouchland county, and various additions and 
changes were made in its boundary from time to time down to the year 
1889. The first patents to land within the present borders of the county 
were taken out in 1727, the grants continuing to be issued in small num- 
bers during the succeeding ten years. After that time the settlement of the 
county was more rapid, and among the early settlers we find families that 
became noted in the history of our country, such as the Clarks, of whom 
was Gen. George Rogers Clark, and the Jefferson family of whom was 
Thomas, well known to fame on many accounts. Most of the early records 
of the the county were preserved, and are made use of in this book, but an 
unfortunate gap occurs from 174S to 1783, a period of thirty-five years, 
which was caused by the ravages of the British troops near the close of the 
Revolutionary war. Other interruptions also occurred, since that time, as 
those from 1785 to 1701, and those for the years 1805 and 1827. Some facts 
regarding the Revolutionary history of the county were derived from other 
sources, for the book gives a list of officers and enlisted men who served in 
that war — a very valuable record, for the descendants of some of those men 
are now to be found in the Old Northwest, and many other parts of the 
country at the present time. Lists of county officers are given from 1745 
down to the present time, also of emigrants from that county to other 
states, and we find that Ohio, Indiana and Illinois received a goodly num- 
ber. There is a complete history of the different religious denominations 
in the county ; also the celebrated university at Charlottesville is well set 
forth, and many historical events. The most important part of the book 
to the genealogist is found in pages 137-301 inclusive, which contain histo- 
ries of families. Although this is a small book for a county history, and it 
contains no pictures of any kind, like the generality of county histories 
which have been constructed of late, yet we consider it one of the most val- 
uable books of the kind we have seen. Many persons in the Old Northwest 
would be greatly interested in it, if they knew of its existence, and would 
desire to procure it, and the book should find a place in many public libra- 
ries throughout the above named section of our country. 

The Highlanders of Scotland By the late William F. Skene, LL. D. F. S. A. 
(Scot.) Edited, with Excursus and Notes, by Alexander Macbain, M. 
A., LL. D. Author of " An Etymological Gaelic Dictionary ; " Editor of 
" History of Clan Matheson," " Reliquse Celtica 1 ," &c. Eneas Mackay, 
43 Murray Place, Sterling. 1902. 8vo, cloth, gilt top, pp. xviii-j-427. 
10s 6d net. 

This book is a new edition of a work which was published sixty-six years 
ago, and has been long out of print. The original title-page, a reproduction of 
which follows the one given above, reads as follows : " The Highlanders of 
Scotland, their Origin, History and Antiquities; with a sketch of their 
Manners and Customs, and an Account of the Clans into which they were 
Divided, and the State of Society which Existed among them. By William 
F. Skene, F. S. A. Scot. In two volumes. London: John Murray, Albe- 
marle Street. MDCCCXXXYI." The editor of this edition, Dr. Macbain, 
adds a Preface and a Life of Dr. Skene. The contents of the first edition 
have been reprinted without change, and the editor has added an Excur- 
sus and Notes at the end of the book amounting to forty-two pages. This 
book is, without doubt, the highest and most reliable authority on the ori- 
gin of the Highlanders of Scotland and of clans into which they were divid- 
ed, and it will enlighten the student who wishes to become acquainted with 
the subject probably more than any other book, of its size, which has been 
published. There arc now in America many representatives of the High- 
land clans who would be greatly interested in reading of their ancestors, 
and this book will give them more information upon this subject than any 
other of the same size. The publisher lias brought outthe book in line style, 



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the type is large and plain, the paper is of good quality and the binding I- 
elegant and substantial. It is a book that should be found in all the lead.: '.'• 
libraries of America, and many individuals of Highland blood and descent 
will desire to own the book, and will only be satisfied by the possession of it. 

Hints for Tracing an Anglo-American Pedigree in the Old Country, with Li.<t < f 
Wills from 1700 to 1725 in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, England, ,,';' 
Testators living or dying in America and the West Indies. John Mathews. 
Genealagist, 93 and 04 Chancery Lane, London, W. C. 12mo, boards, pi. 
28. Price, postpaid, SI. 00 

This little book, as its title indicates, will be of great use to the American 
genealogist who desires to trace his pedigree back in England. It indicates 
the source oj information, and also tells that such information can be sun- 
plied by Mr. Mathews. It is very well to know the addresses of reliable 
persons who will make the requisite searches, and procure such informa- 
tion as may be of use, and do it at a reasonable price. 

Early Connecticut Marriages as found on Ancient Church Records, Prior to 1800. 

Fifth Book. Edited by the Rev. Frederic W. Bailey, B. D., etc., etc. 

Published by the Bureau of American Ancestry, P. 0. Box 587. !New 

Haven, Conn. 8vo, cloth, pp. 121. Price $1.50. 

The preceding books of this series have received notice in previous issues 
of The Quarterly, so it will not be necessary to review the present book. 
the fifth of the series, at great length. The value of the whole series has 
been established, and the books are very frequently consulted now by 
genealogists to establish the date of marriages which took place in Connec- 
ticut before 1800, which they had been previously unable to obtain. It 
is greatly to be regretted that so many of the records have been lost, by 
burning and otherwise, some of them many years ago; but tbese books 
show what ones have been lost, which will show to the genealogist the use- 
lessness, in most cases, of making further search. Libraries and indiviuals 
having the former books of this series should by all means procure this one. 

The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massac) \uset is, With some Related 
Families of adjoining toums and of York County, Maine. By David W. Hoyt, 
Author of "A Genealogical History of the Hoyt, Haight and Hight Fami- 
lies ." Parts Six and Seven. (Parts One and Two of Volume II.) Provi- 
dence, K.I. 1902. 8vo, paper, pp. 415-492; 493-572. Price, $1.00 per 
part. 

The first volume of this valuable book was reviewed at some length in 
The Quarterly of January, 1900, and the numbers were briefly noticed 
from time to time previously, as received. We arc now glad to notice the 
resumption of this publication, and the reception of the first two numbers 
of Volume II of Mr. Hoyt's "Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, 
Massachusetts." These portions of Volume II are mostly devoted to the 
18th century records of Salisbury and Amesbury churches which are now 
in private hands, inaccessible to the public, and liable to be lost. They 
also contain records of baptisms, marriages and deaths. The first volume 
contained records of families for three or four generations, down to the year 
1700, and this volume will cover the period from 1700 to 1800, and includes 
that portion of the century which is usually found most difficult in tracing 
one's ancestry. All libraries, public or private, making a specialty of <jen<'- 
alogy that have not already secured Vol. 1 o.f this valuable work should 
immediately do so, and at the same time should enter their subscription for 
Volume II. 

The Ancestor A Quarterly Review of County and, Family History, Heraldry and 
Antiquities Number I April 1902 London Archibald Constable & Co 
Ltd J. B. Linpincott Companv Philadelphia Svo, bds, pp. 282. Price, 
SI .50. 

This is a new worker in the field of genealogical journalism, and makes its 
entrance with a most elaborate table of contents, of which the following 
are the titles of the articles : Some Anecdotes of the Harris family ( illua 



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trated), Heraldry Reviewed (illustrated), The English Gentleman. Heraldic 
Glass from Lytes Gary Co. Somerset (illustrated), Peerage Cases, The Origin 
of the FitzgeraldU, The King's Coronation Ornaments (illustrated), Ancestors' 
Letters No. 1, The Grosvenor Myth, An "Authoritative" Ancestor, Reviews 
(of various books), What is Believed, Family History from the Public 
Records, Family History from Private MSS., A family of Soldiers, A Gene- 
alogist's Kalendar, Editorial Notes. These are mostly treated in an elabo- 
rate and exhaustive manner by persons well qualified to write upon the 
subjects, and everything set forth is substantiated by reference to the best 
authority; so it may be received and accepted with conlidence. j\iueh 
light is thrown upon the early history of families now represented in Amer- 
ica, and this work gives the promise, in its future issues, of much more 
valuable information to Americans in this line, which will render it a sine 
qua non to genealogists in this country. Probably time will develop the 
necessity of a department of Notes and Queries, which will add greatly to 
the value of the review, and other features will also, no doubt, evolve as 
occasion for them may present. Each issue is a book in itself, bound in 
such a manner that it can be handled with much more comfort and satis- 
faction than the ordinary pamphlet. The printing, paper, and general 
make-up are all first-class, leaving nothing, in those matters, to be desired. 
It must inevitably find a place in every public library in this country that 
pays any attention to family history and genealogy. Orders in America can 
be filled by J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, Penn. 

A National liegister of the Society of the Son?, of the American Revolution Com- 
piled and Published under the i\nspices of the National Publication 
Committee By Louis PI. Cornish Register List Collated and Edited by 
A. Howard Clark Registrar-General National Society, Washington, I). C. 
L8vo. buckram, pp. 3035. Price, $0.00. 

This book contains an outline of the history of the National Society, and 
short historical sketches of the various State organizations, together with 
the Constitution of the National Society, and lists of National Otlicers from 
the beginning. It also gives full directions for joining, and where to look 
for evidence of Revolutionary service. The much larger portion of the book, 
however, is filled up with the names, lineages and military service of the 
ancestors of the more than fourteen thousand members "of the Society, 
which makes a vast amount of valuable genealogical material. The State 
and other branches of the Society are arranged alphabetically, and the 
names of members are also similarly arranged in their respective divisions, 
so it is quite easy to find any member of a state society ; but the vast 
amount of genealogical matter is accessible only by most patient and persis- 
tent search, for there is no index at all in the book. The Daughters of the 
American Revolution had previously published most excellent examples of 
how such a book ought to be constructed, and we are very sorry to see that 
our brothers of the sterner (?) sex have not followed their example in the 
construction of this book. There should have been two indexes, one of 
members and one of Revolutionary ancestors and other names— the former 
being designated by italics. A subject-index would also add materially to 
the value of the book as a work of reference. We hope if the book should 
be revised in a few years, and another edition should be printed, that the 
above named omissions will be supplied. The book contains many histor- 
ical illustrations and portraits of otlicers, both National and State, and some 
portraits of members, all of which add greatly to the beauty of the book. 
The mechanical execution of the book is faultless, the paper, though not of 
the best quality, is probably fully as good as the subscription price (previ- 
ous to publication) warranted the publisher in using; but we think a 
majority of the subscribers would have been better satisfied with a liner 
grade of material at a higher price. This book has, through the generosity 
of members, been placed in all the public libraries of several states, and 
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ACCESSIONS TO THE SOCIETY'S LIBRARY, 

From April 1 to October 1, 1902. 

(These are exclusive of those in Book Notices.) 

I. Books. 

From Hon. James II. Anderson, and others, Columbus,0. — Matthews' American 
Armory and Blue Book. London, Eng., John Matthews, n. d. Svo, cloth, 
pp. viii-f-416-l-xvi. 

From Frank T. Cole, Columbus, 0. — An Address commemorative of Richard 
Henry Mather, Professor of Greek in Amherst College. June 15, 1890. By 
Prof. Henry Allen Frink. Amherst, Mass. 1890. Svo, cloth, pp. 48. Por- 
trait. 

Catalogue of the College of New Jersey at Princeton 1S93-94. Princeton 
Press. 12mo, cloth, pp.212. 

Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas Tanner, Sr., of Cornwall, Conn. 
Bv Rev. Elias F. Tanner, A.B. Lansing, Mich. Darius Thorp, Printer. 
1893. 12mo, cloth, pp. 110. 

Dea. Joshua Upham, his Ancestral History and a Genealogical List of his 
Descendants. By Prof. James Upham, D.D. Boston, Mass. 18S5. 12mo, 
cloth, pp. 80. 

Exchange. — History of Delaware County and Ohio. Illustrated. Chicago : 
0. D. Baskin & Co. ,1880. Sq. Svo, hi mor., pp. vi, S55. 

King Genealogy. Clement Xing of Marshfield, Mass., 1068, and his De- 
scendants. Compiled bv George Austin Morrison, Jr. Albany, N. Y. : Joel 
Munsell's Sons, Publishers. 1898. Sq. 4to, cloth, pp. G5. 

From Philip Schuyler de Luze, New York City. — Institution of the Society of 
the Cincinnati, by the Officers of the American Army of the Revolution, 
1783. With Extracts from the Proceedings of its General Meetings and from 
the Transactions of the New York State Society. By John Schuyler, Sec- 
retary. Printed for the Society by Douglas Tavlor. New York, 1886. 4to, 
cloth', pp. xi4-369. 

From Dr. L. C. Ilerrick, Columbus, 0. — A Pastor's 25th and a Church's 150th 
Anniversary. Rev. Owen P. Eaches,D.D., Pastor, 1870-1 S95. The Hights- 
town (N. J.*) Baptist Church. Cranburv, N. J.: G. W. Burroughs, Printer. 
1896. 12mo, cloth, pp. 121. Illustrations. 

From Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka, Kan. — Kansas Historical Col- 
lections Vol. 7. 1901-1902. Svo, cloth, pp. 019. 

Historical Society of Montana, Helena, Mont. — Contributions to the Historical 
Society of Montana; with its Transactions, Officers and Members. Vols. II 
and III. PI elena, Montana : State Publishing Company. 1890. 1900. Svo, 
cloth, pp. 409, 375. 

From The N. Y. Genealogcial and Biographical Society, N. Y. City. — The New 
York Genealogical and Biographical Society Officers Committees By- 
Laws Members New York 226 West 58th Street MCMII 12mo, cloth, 
pp. 43. 

From D. E. Phillips, Columbus, 0. (by purchase.) — Bond's Genealogies and 
History of Watertown. Second Edition. Svo, cloth, pp. viii-f 1094 and map. 

From the Pennsylvania Society of New York, A r . }". City. — Year Book of the 
Pennsylvania Society of New York, 1902. Svo, cloth, pp. 143. 

From Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D. C. — Annual Report of the 
American Historical Association for the Year 1900. In Two Volumes. Vol- 
ume 1 and II. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1901. Svo, cl., 
pp. xv +652, 303. 

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1902. J Accessions to the Society's Library. 159 

From Horace W. What/man, Columbus, 0. — Fac-simile of Magna Charta, 
published in 1001. Framed and glazed. 

Columbus (Ohio) Directories, 1885, 1892, 1901. 

From Gen. James Grant Wilson, New York City. — The Light of other days: 
Sketches of the Past, and other selections from the writings of the late Mrs. 
Jane Kirkpatrick. [Relating to Col. John Bayard and his family.] New 
Brunswick, N. J. : Press of J. Terhune, 31 Albany Street. 1856. 8vo, boards, 
leather back, pp. viii, 89. Edition 100 copies. 

II. Pamphlets. 

From the American- Irish Historical Society, Boston, Mass. — Gen. John Sullivan 
and the Battle of Rhode Island. By Thomas Hamilton Murray. 

From H. W. Bryant, 223 Middle St., Portland, Me.— List of Family Histories 
and Records on sale by. Leaflet. 

From Edward A. Claypool, Chicago, III. — Bush Temple of Music In Memo- 
riam 1901 (William II. Bush.) 

From Frank T. Cole, Columbus, 0. — Amherst College Catalogue 1900-1901. 

Cornell University Register 1900-1901. 

Harvard University Catalogue. 1900-1901 ; 1901-1902. 

Catalogue Kenyon College 1900-1901. 

University of Pennsylvania Catalogue 1900-1901. 

Phillips Academy Andover, Mass. 1901. 

Portland Academy, Portland, Oregon, 1899-1900. 

Princeton University Catalogue 1900-1901 ; 1901-1902. 

Rose Polytechnic Institute Terre Haute, Ind. 1901. 

Smith College 1890-97. 

Vassar College Catalogue 1900-1901. 

Wellesley College Calendar 1900-1901. 

Williams College Catalogues, 1801-92; 1892-03; 1895-96. 

Wisconsin State Normal School, Oshkosh 1899 

Worcester Polytechnic Institute 1901 

In Memoriam David Swing By Frank W r . Gunsaulus MDCCCXCIV 

From the Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford, Conn. — Annual Report of 
the Connecticut Historical Society Reports and Papers Presented at the 
Annual' Meeting, May 20, 1902 Also a List of Officers and Members and of 
Donations for the Year Hartford Published by the Society 1902 8vo, 
paper, pp. 50. 

From Charles E. Goodspeed, 5a Park St., Boston, Mass. — Catalogue No. 9. 
June 1902. Rare Books, Autograph Letters and Poems with a few Prints. 
(Contains a few genealogies). 

From Henry Gray, Goldsmith's Estate, East Acton, London, England. — Handy 
Reference Catalogue. No. 212. Family Histories, etc. 

No. 21o. Americana and Coloniana including many Scarce Books, Rare 
Pamphlets, Curious Old Maps and a few English Printed Parish Registers. 

No. 215. Nobility, Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage. Peerage Claims, Pre- 
cedence, etc. 

From Edward Hooker, U. S. N., Brooklyn, N. Y. — Pictures: 1. The Old 
Red College, Farmington, Conn. Once the residence of Capt Joseph 1 looker, 
and the birthplace of all his children. Edward Hooker (Yale, 1805), son of 
Col. Noadiah Hooker, conducted there a college preparatory school for young 
men, hence the name, " Red College." 2. Rev. Andrew Willet, D.D. 1502- 
1621. Rector of Barley, Prebendary of Ely, etc., etc. Son of Rev. Thomas 
Willet, D.P., Prebendary of Ely, Sub Almoner to King Edward VI. Father 
of Capt. Thomas Willet, first English Mayor of the City of New York, whose 
daughter Mary was the wife of Rev. Samuel Hooker — of Farmington, Conn. 
3. Rev. James Pierpont 1059-1711 New Haven, Conn. 4. Mrs. Mary 
(Hooker) Pierpont 1073-1740 Wife of Rev. James Pierpont. 5. Some 
Hooker Stones in the Old Burial Ground at Hartford, Conn. 

From George W. Humphrey, 26 Brattle St., Boston, Mass. — Catalogue of Rare 
Books, including Town Histories, Genealogies, etc. No. 9. 1902. 



160 Accessions to the Society's Library. [Oct. 

From George E. I Attic field, 67 Cornhitt, Boston, Mass. — A Catalogue of His- 
torical and Genealogical Books. No. LVL May, 1902. 

From Noah Farnham Morrison, Newark, N. J. — Catalogue No. 45. 1902. 
Books on Military Subjects, Poetry and General Literature. (Contains a 
few local histories.) 

From Joel MunselVs Sons, Albany, N. Y. — A complete catalogue of American 
Genealogies and Family Histories for sale. 

From N. E. Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Mass. — Proceedings of the 
New England Historic Genealogical Society at the Annual Meeting. 8 Jan- 
uary, 1902, with Memoirs of Deceased Members, 1901. Svo, pp. lxxvii-f 1. 

From the, New Jersey Historical Society, Newark, N. J. — Proceedings of the 
New Jersey Historical Society, Vol. III. Third Series. 1898. No. 1. 

From Niagara Falls Public Library, Niagara Falls, N. Y. — Seventh Annual 
Report of the Librarian, for the Year Ending June 30, 1902. 

From The Oregon Historical Society, Portland, Oregon. — Proceedings of the 
Oregon Historical Society, Including the meeting held for organization, held 
Dec. 17, 1898, and Quarterly Meetings of Board of Directors, and First An- 
nual Meeting of Members, held Dec. 10, 1899; also, Proceedings for 1900, 
and Annual Meeting of Members. Svo, pp. 97, 121. 

From the Vineland Historical and Antiquarian Society, Yineland, N.J. — An- 
nual Report for year ending October 8, 1901. Svo, pp. 15. 

III. Periodicals. 

Acadiensis — April, July, 1902. 

American Monthly Magazine — April, May, June, July, August, Septem- 
ber, October, 1902. 

Annals of Iowa— April July, October, 1902. 

Avery Notes and Queries — May, 1902, and discontinued. 

American Author — April, May, June, July, August, September, 1902. 

Detroit Evening News — April 5 to September 27, 1902. 

The Essex Antiquarian — April, July," October, 1902. 

The Essex Institute Historical Collections — April, July, 1902. 

The Genealogical Advertiser— March, 1902. 

Genealogical Quarterly Magazine and Magazine of New England History — 
April, Julv, October, 1902. 

The Gulf States Historical Magazine— Vol. I, No. 1. July, 1902; Vol. I, 
No. 2. September, 1902. 

Historical Register, published quarterly by the Medford Historical Soci- 
ety, Medford, Mass.— April, July, October, 1902. 

The Mayflower Descendant— October, 1901 ; Jan'y, April, July, Oct. 1902. 

The Montgomery [Ala.] Advertiser — April 6 to October 5, 1902. 

The New England Historic Genealogical Register — xVpril, July, October, 
1902. 

The Newport Mercury — April 5 to October 4, 1902. 

The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record — April, July, 1902. 

North Carolina Historical and Genealogical Register — 

The Ohio Archaeological and Historical Quarterlv — April, July, 1902. 

Old Eliot— April, Julv, 1902. 

The Quarterly of the Oregon Historical Society— Vol. I, 1900, Nos. 2, 3, 4; 
II, 1901, Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4; III, 1902, March, June. 

The Owl— June, 1902. 

The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association — April, July, 1902. 

Records of the Am. Catholic Hist'l Society of Philadelphia — March", Jnue, 
September, 1902. 

South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine — April, July, 1901. 

The Spirit of '70 — April, May, June, July, August, September, 1902. 

The Transalleghony Historical Magazine — April, 1902. 

The Vermonter — April, May, June, July, August, September, 1902. 

Virginia .Magazine of History and Biography — April, July, October, 1902. 

William and Mary College Quarterly— April", July, 1902. 

West Virginia Historical Magazine — January, April, July, 1902. 



INDEX OF NAMES. 



Abbott, 5, 143 

Abernathy. 50, 63 

Acklcy, 48 

Adams, 24, 47, 48, 62, 67, 68, 71, 

88. 124, 125, 148 
Afflick, 47 
Akers, 14 
Albert, 127 
Albrecht, 50 
Alcock, 43 
Alden. 43,46 
Aldrioh, 71,83 
Alexander, 22 
A Hard, 21, 22 
Allen, 19, 21, 66 
Allison, 19, 44, 47, 127 
Almy, 6-5 
Alsop, 134 
Altenberg, 50 
Alter, 127 
Amberg, 50 
Ames, 18, 21, 43, 44 
Amlin, 19, 47 
Amory, 65 
Anderson, 32, 46, 68, 69, 70, 71, 

72, 125, 158 
Andre, 73 
Andrews, 19, 20, 25 
Andrick, 50 
Anne, 16 
Anneslev, 16 
Arbuthriot, 88 
Arbutnott, 88 
Arcber, 16 
Archibald, 156 
Arden, 16 
Aries, 18, 20 
Armour, 50, 127 
Armstrong, 14, 50 
Arnand, 150 
Arnault, 150 
Arnean, 150 
Arnold, 48, 150, 152 
Ashcombe, 16 
Ashfield, 16 
Ashworth, 16 
Aspinwall, 27 
Aston, 50 
Atherton, 114 
Atkins, 19, 21 
Atkinson, 127 
Atwater, 30 
Atwood, 131, 132 
Augsberger, 50 
Aungenile, 2 
Avery, 43, 149 
Avory, 43 
Aylwav, 16 
Aylworth, 16 

Babcock, 47 

Babington, 16 

Backer, 18 

Backus, 143 

Bacon, 143, 150 

Bader, 50 

Bailev, 17, 26, 41, 44, 47, 64, 131, 

156 
Bains, 51 

Baker, 18. 43, 46, 47, 48, 51, 142 
Baloom, 14 

Baldwin, IS. 51, 67, 122, 134, 137, 
138, 139, 141 



Ball, 21, 88 

Balling, 51 

Bancroft, 16, 104 

Bant?;. 51 

Barber, 16 

Bardnass, 45 

Barker, 43, 46, 127 

Barklev, 18 

Barnard, 16, '142 

Barnwell, 47 

Barr, 18, 21.139, 143 

Barrenger, 51 

Barrett, 99 

Barrey, 44 

Barry, 16 

Bartholomew, 67 

Bartlett, 21,45, 47,90,136 

Baskin, 158 

Bassett, 114 

Batchelder, 73 

Bates, 47, 67 

Baugh, 16 

Baumgartner, 51 

Bauraun, 51 

Baxter, 113 

Bayard, 159 

Beach, 45,47,67,150 

Beardslev, 44 

Bcatty, 127 

Beauforrcst, 16 

Beaumont, 3 

Bechstadc, 51 

Becking ham, 16 

Bedell, 14 

Bedinger, 36 

Bedwill, 44 

Bee, 21 

Beebe, 18 

Beech, 18 

Beecher, 141 

Beedle, 21 

Bell. 41,45,47, 127 

Bellers, 2, 3 

Bellows. S3. 84 

Bel son, 16 

Bern is, 29 

Benjamin, 43 

Benson, 20 

Benton, 83 

Bcrowe, lfi 

Bert, 105 

Best, 51 

Bethome, 16 

Betts, 18 

Bevmer. 127 

Bickford, 44 

Bickmore, 19 

Bieber. 51 

Bigclow, 133,140 

Bigford, 21 

Billard. 19 

Billeisiu, 51 

Billine, 2 

Billing, 16 

Bills, 135 

Bingham. 142 

Bird. 17, ill 

Blwell, 137, 139 

Bixby, 40 

Blackburn, 51 

Blackmail, l:s, 16 

Blackmer, 18 

Blain, 51, 142 



Blake, 14, 85, 118 

Blakeslov, 150, 154 

Blaud, 150 

Biennis, 22 

Blind, 51 

Blunt, 16 

Boalt, 44 , 

Bodkin, 19 

Bodwell, 19 

Bogert, 4S 

Bogcnschitz, 51 

Bo ice, 88 

Bokee, 62 

Bond, 158 

Bonnell, 127 

Boone, 24 

Booth, 43. 44, 45, 46. 47 

Boothe, 20. 22 

Boquet, 62 

Bordinot, 18 

Boris, 46, 47 

Bosworth, 17, 45 

Bourne, 16 

Bowdish, 51 

Bowen. 21, 51 

Bowers, 20 

Bowrd, 19 

Boyee, 22 

Bracken, 71 

Brackenridge, 47, 124, 125 

Braden, 51, 150 

Bradford, 64 

Brad lev. 20 

Bradt, 62 

Bragg, 51, 147 

Brainard, 4S, 67, 154 

Bratt, 62 

Braunstein, 51 

Bray, 16 

Breck, 20 

Brewer, 51 

Briant, 88 

Bridge, 88 

Bridger, 41 

Bridees. 16, 153 

Brier, 150 

Briggs, 18, 21, 22, 44 

Brie ham. 16 

Brindley, 104 

Briney, 51 

Britton, 43 

Broadhurst, 45 

Brockman. 51 

Brooker, 43 

Broooks. 46, 67. S8 

Brouch, 47 

Brown, 4. 19, 20, 44, 47, 51, S9, 

100, 127. 147 
Browning. 19. 43, 80. 'X), 105, 116 
Bryan, 45. 63, 89, 137, 141 
Bryant. 152, 159 
Brorne, 16 
Bruley. 16 
Buchanan, 21. 127 
Buck. 44 
Bucket t. 25 
Buckingham, 1. 32, 70, 71, 119, 

135, 138 
Buckminstcr, 89, 100. 103, 106, 

110 
Bucll, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 4.°>, 44, 

15, 46, 47, 67 
Bucs, 51 



162 



Index of Names, 



Buff ham, 131 


Clarkson, 36 




Cureton, 32 




Bull, 16 


Clay, 22, 44, 126 




Currun, 52 




Bunigardner, 127 


Claypool, 32, 150, 151, 159 


Curson, 16 




Bunday, 142; Bundy, 83 


Clayton, 63 




Curtis. 21, 40, 47, 84, 141 




Bunker, 69 


Clearraan, 15 




Cushing, 21, 43, 44,150 




Burch, 19, 20 


Clements, 13,52 




Culten, 45,52,148 




Burcbett, 17 


Cleveland. 62,144 




Cyllert, 19 




Burden, -14 


Clifford, 132 








Burgoyne, 83, 111 


Clymer, 127 ■ 




Dailey, 20 




Burke, 120 


Coalter, 63 




Dana, 17,20 




Burklcy, 20 


Coan, 142 




Danford, 150 




Burley, 46 


Coats, 6 




Dani'orth, 150 


Burlingamc, Mil 
Burlinggame,]" 17, 22 


Cobb, 16 




Danheffer, 128 




Coble, 20 




Danvers, 16 


Burnham, 19, 47 


Coburn, 17, IS, 21 




Darlington, 122 




Burns, 43 


Cochrun, 45, 52 




Dart, 83 




Burr, 5, 6 


Collin, 32 




Davenport, 133 




Burris, 45 


Coffman, 18,19, 46 




Davidson, 13 




Burroughs, IS, 20, 46, 158 


Cogan, 16 




Davis, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 24, 86. 




Burfec, 47 


Cogill, 16 




93, 128 




Burt, 127 


Cole, 16, 21, 22. 30, 32, 33. 43 


44, Dayton. 124 




Burton, 32, 71 


45. 46, 47, 70, 71 


, 72, 


82, Dean, 193, 140 




Burvvell, 135, 137 


119, 121, 130, 158, 


159 


Dcane, j 74 


Bury, 16 


Coleman, 20 




Dearborn, 20 




Bush, 85, 159 


Collamer. ) -, AQ 
Collamore, } 14J 




Debnetts. 120 




Buss, 88 




Decies, 39 




Bustard, 16 


Collen, 91 




Deeman, 41 




Butler, 3, 14, 16, 39 


Collins, 46, 52 




Delano, 14. 20 




Butter worth, 5 


Column, 52 




Belong, 12S 




Byard, 18 


Colt, 140 




De Luze, 158 




Byerly, 52 


Colton, 32 




Deming, 44 




Byrd, 52 


Comstoek, 45 




Dcmond, 93 




Byrne, 14 


Cone. 48 




Dennis, 21,46 




Conelin, 83 




Denton, 16, 150 


Calahan, 127 


Conkrite, 18 




De Puy, 40 




Calcott, 16 


Connor, 52 




Derbv, 71, 72,73 




Calhoun, 36 


Constable, 156 




Dernford, 150 




Callahon, 19 


Conway, 43 




Dernse, 48 




Cammeron, 148 


Coodige, 18 




Desehner, 52 




Camden, 1, 23 


Cook, ) 17, 18, 19, 20, 


21, 


43, Desmond, 4 


. 


Campbell, 19, 91 


M4, 46, 47,127 


150 


Detrich, 52 


1 


Camp, 14, 141 


Cooke. J 3, 62 




Deusehle, 9, 52 




Cannon, 20, 21 


Coolbaugh, 6 




Devees. 46 




Carey. 39, 150 


Coolev, 21 




De Vermont, 30 




Carl, 21 


Coombs, 130 




Devin, 19 




Carleton, 16 


Cooper, 45, 48, 105 
Copley, 65, 105 




Devol, 19, 20. 44, 46, 47 




Carlow, — 




Dexter, 81 




Carothers, 127 


Copple, 52 




Dickenson, 18, 22, 41, 42, 44 




Carpenter, 142 


Corbin, 150 




Dickson, 44 




Carter, 105, 131 


Cornell, 15 




Digby, 3 




Cary, 157 


Corner, 45 




Dilly, 128 




Case, 67, 154 


Corney, 16 




Diltz, 62 




Castle, 21 


Cornish, 157 




Dinsmore. 132 




Carmean, 52 


Corns, 18, 21 




D' Long. 12S 




Carrell, 52 


Corn well, 141 




Dinwooclie, 25 




Carter, 47 


Corp, 17 




Dixon, 18, 128 




Cave, 16 


Corwin, 20 




Doan, 22 




Chamberlain, 16, 19 ") 


Cottesford, 16 




Dodd, 17 




Chainberlaine. 16 v 


Cottsmore, 16 




Dodge, 44, 46 




Chaiuberliu, 43. 44, 45, 46, 47 J 


Cowan, 47, 127 




Dolin, 18,22 




Chandler, 45, 46, 65. 71, 101, 105 


Cowden, 90, 91 




Doll, 52 




Ch and ley, 52 


Cowee, 19, 44 




Doneker, 19 




Channcv. 90 


Cowell, 6, 13 




Donlev, IS 




Channihg, 29 


Cox, 52 




Douthitt, 22 




Chapman, 5, 39, 44, 45, 48, 140 


Cra crafts, 14 




Dorr. 66 




Chase, 81, 46, 47.123 


Crain. 20 




Dorrence, 64, 65 




Chatiek, 18 


Crandal, 22 




Doty. 52 




Chcadle, 20, 47 


Crane, 43, 150 




Douglas, 52 




Chesebra, 22 


Crnpp, 52 




Dowdle, 52 




Chester, 42 


Crawford, 45,47,63,90, 


91 


Doyley, 16 




Chcvne, 11 


Crego, 127 




Drake', 34,36 




Chidester, 20, 47 


Crispe, 16 




Dripps, 128 




Childs, 45, 91 


Croke, 16 




Drown, 18, 44 




Christman, 52 


Croker, 16 




Drunimond, 128 




Chubb, 138 


Cromwell, 65 




Drury, 52 




Church, 90 


Crooks, 19 




I) u fray. 150 




Churchill, 19 


Crosbie, 1 150 
Crosby, J 82 




Duke, 52 




Cieel, 4 




Dumoiit, 153 




Cilley, 82 


Cross,* 46, 47 




Dunbar, 19,20 




Claibournc, 125 


Crousc, 36 




Duncan, 43, 93 




Clapp, 90 


Crowell, 30 




Dunham, 20, 21 




Clark, 20, 21, 26. 44, 45, 46, 52. 


Cunningham, 52, 90 




Dunning, 52 




84, 86. 127. 136, 137, 138, 


Cuddfngtou, 20,21 




Duulap, 52. 150 




141, 155, 157 


Cuppeu, 16 




Dunlovy, 153 





Index of Names. 



163 



Durant, 16 

Durfie, 47 

Dunsmore, 38 

Button, 17, 20, 22, 46 

Duvall, 14 

Dwight, 233 

Dye, 17, 19, 20, 22, 43, 44, 47 

Eaches, 158 
Eardely, 30 
Earl, 1150 
Earle, J4, 150 
Early, 52 
Eastman, 22 
Eaton, 22 
Eberle, 52, 128 
Eekles, 42 
Eddleblute, 47 
Eddy, 26 
Ed gar ton, 15, 46 
Edgerly, 16 
Edmonds, 16 
Edmundson, 120 
Edwards, oo, 145 
Elderkin, 135 
Eliott, 150 
Ellenwood, 20, 21 
Elliott, 31 
Ellis, 18, 47, 150 
Elmes, 10 
Elvin, 120 
Ehvell, 83, 147 
Ely, 48, 65, 82 
Emerson, 19, 102, 150 
Enamel, 52, 53 
Emmitt, 53 
Emmons, 48, 53 
Emrieh, 53 
Ensign, 142 
Erwin, 18 
Esse, 16 
Estabrook, 94 
Euans, 32 
Eure, 16 
Eustis, 89, 102 
Evans. 5, 20, 22, 44, 83 
Eveland, 20 
Everett, 142 
Hverts, 139 
Eyerman, 151 

Fairbanks, 53 

Fairehild, 19 

Fairfield, 25, 150 

Falkland. 39 

Fall, 22 

Fargo, 147 

Farns worth, 46 

Fay, 95 

Fearing, 18, 20, 37, 122 

Fearns, 15 

Feilding, 3, 4 

Felton, 95 

Fenn, 141 

Ferris, 53, 84 

Ferry, 14 

Fessenden, 96 

Fetherstone, 23 

Fetiplacc, "1 16 

Fetvplaee, J 42 

Field, 94 

Finch, 22 

Fines. 2 

Finlay, 37 

Fisher, 17. 53, S4 

Fisk, 53, 95 

Fitzgerald, 1, 23, 38, 39, 53, 157 

Fitzhcrbert, 16 

Fitz pa trick, 92 

Fletcher, 21 

Fleitcn. 53 

Fleming, 47 

Fletcher, 42, 96, 100, 114, 115, 116 

Flint, 74. 103 



Fogle, 128 

Folenile, 2 

Follett, 84 

Forbes, 95 

Ford, 24 

Forman, 35 

Forsvthc, 145 

Foster, 95, 144 

Fouts, 20 

Fowler, 15, 22, 39, 40, 46, 133, 
134, 135, 137, 138, 139, 
140, 141, 112, 143, 144, 
145, 146, 147, 148 

Fox, 143, 145 

Francis, 73 

Franklev, 124 

Frarv, 144 

Fraser, 80 

Frazier, 19 

Freeborn, 14 

Freeman, 74 

Freemeyer, 21 

Freemire, 18 

Frelinghtivsen, 150 

French, 18* 

Frere, 16 

Frew, 53 

Frey, 53 

Frink, 95. 96, 98, 101, 118, 158 

Frost, 95 

Fuller, 18. 25, 49, 142 

Fulsom, 19 

Fultoh. 21 

Furbash, 112 

Fynes, 16 

Gale, 32. 71 

Gallatin, 124, 125 

Gurd, 19. 20. 43 

Gardiner, 65 

Gardner, IS, 19, 53 

Gartner. 53 

Gates, 20, 47, 49, 97, 102, 106 

Gaylord, 67 

Gavnesford, 16 

Geist, 128 

Geering, 18 

Gerrard, 115 

Gibbons, 16 

Gibbs, 53 

Gibson, 21 

Gi fiord, 16, 143 

Giles, 124, 125 

Gilleland, 47 

Gillet, 142 

Gleason, S2, 83, 84, 130, 131, 132 

Glidden, 19 

Glover, 83, 144 

Goeweny, 53 

Goff, 154 

Gold, 20 

Goldsmith, 17.69,159 

Goodale, 36, 66, 96, 98, 106 

Goodell. 97 

Goodno, 43 

Goodrich, 97 

Goodspeed, 31, 69, 159 

Goodwin, 21,22 

Gookin, 150 

Gordon, 5:;, 83 

Gorhum, 74 

Gorman. 13, 46 

Gorton, 65 

Goss, 18, 19,43,82. 132 

Gossctt, 18, 20, 46 

Gould, 65. 150 

Graham, 53, 97, 141 

Grandstatt", IS 

Grondison, 38, 39 

Grant, 30, 43, (',:» 

Gray, 3D, 46, 69, 97,159 

Green. 16, 21,22, 30, 43, 41,45, 

46, IT, 62, 65, 101. 150 
Greenlcaf, 18 



Greenman, 21 
Greenwood, 16 
Gregg, 45 
Gregorv, 96 
Creyson, 133 
Grifhn, 1 
Gritlith, 16 
Griggs, 2f>, 147 
Griswold. 67 
Gron, 53 
G rover, 137, 139 
Grubb, 21.44,45 
Guest, 150 
Guild, 142 
Guin, 53 
Guinther. 53 
Gunsaulus, 159 
Guthrie, 17, 19, 21, 46 

Hansc, 53 

Iladding, 132 

Hagans, 46 

Hai^ht, 21, 69, 156 

Haines, 5 

Haguman, 21 

Hall, 16, 17, 20, 21, 46. 49, 67, 131, 

150 
Halsey, 46 
Hals ted, 62 
Ilamblin, 13 
Hamer, 53 
Hamilton, 17. 21, 53 
Hamlin, 41. 44 
Hammer, 53 
Hammond, 98, 150 
Hampshire, 16 
Hamsou, 16 
Handlev, 61 
Hanli; 85, 118 
Hank el, 53 
Hanlen, 18 
Uansborough, 2 
Hanson, 53~ 64 
Harborne, 16 
Harding, 143 
Hardv, 45, 53, 99 
Harley, 53 
Harman, 16 
Harpin, 138, 141 
Harrington, 4, 17 
Harris, 44, 45, 46, 47, 156 
Harrison, 37, 95, 121, 150 
Hart, 20, 29. 151 
Hartshorn, 20 
Harvev. 49, 139 
Hase, 48 
Haskell, 18.47 
Hastings, 16 
Hatch, 19, 142 
Haughton, 43 
Haven, 18,44; Havens, 21 
Hawkins, 151 
Hawks, 25 
Hawtavne. 16 
Hawuvy, 16 
Havdock, 16 
Hays, 63, 137, 150 
Hazen, 152 
Head, 13 
Heald, 99 
Healy, 82 
Heard, 22 

Heaisey, 20: Ilercy, 16 
Heath, 16, 65 
Hebard, 46 
Hcdrick, 53,54, 70 
Hcflerman, 28 
Heinzinger, 54 
Heiser, 54 

Henderson, 21,40,41 
Hendry, 98 
Hen in," 20; 
Helming, 54 
Ileury, 18. 19, 54, 9^ 



164 



hidex of Names. 



Herle, 16 

Herndon, 25 

Herrick, 16, 30, 32, 69, 70, 71, 72, 

119, 120, 151, 158 
Herri ngt on, 18 
Hester, 16, 54 
Hetzel, 68 
Hewitt, 21 
Heydon, 16 
Hibbard. 27,67 
Higby. 141 
Hight, 156 
Higman, 40 
Hilderbrand, 44 
Hildreth, 18, 118 
Hill, 17, 18, 20, 42, 47 
Hilldrick, 54 
Hillhousc, 54 
Hillsheimer, 54 
Hincklev, 17, 21, 44 
Hincs, 1*28 
Hinsdale, 25 
Hirn, 54 
Hisen, 22 
Hitch, 16 
Hitchcock, 150 
Hoar, 86 
Hodkins, 82 
Hoffman, 54 
Hoit, 46 
Holbrook, 117 
Holden, 22, 111 
Holenbeck, 6 
Holler, 12S 
Holley, 25 
Hollis, 132 
Hollister, 43 
Holloway, 15, 16 
Holm, 54 
Holte, 16 
Holyoke, 18 
Hook, 44 

Hooker, 8, 71, 100, 159 
Hooper, 43 
Hopkins, 133, 151 
Horde, — 
Hore, 64 
Homey, 54 
Horseman, 16 
Hosmer, 49 
Hoster, 72 
Hotsinpillir. 54 
Hougland, 18, 19, 20, 46, 47 
House, 44 
Houston, 63 
Howard, 40 
Howbv, 2, 3 
Howe, 22, 29, 45, 46, 47, 86, 97, 99, 

100, 114, 131 
Howell, 16 
Hoyt, 156 
Hubbard, 65, 89, 98, 99, 103, 104, 

130 
Huddleston, 41 
Huffman, 54 
Hughes, 16, 19, 54 
Huit. 142 
Hull, 19, 139 
Huntrerford, 16, 145 
Humphry, 19. 43, 48, 54. 67, 83, 

100, 159 
Humiston, 44, 45, 46 
Hunt, 13 
Hunter, 54 
Hunting, 69 
Huntington, 126,139 
Huff, 44 
Hurlbert, 49 
Hurudon, 19 
Hurtel, 144 
Hussey, 20 
Hutchins, 19, 22 
Hutchinson, 20, 22, 43, 46, 47, 
48, 128 



Hyde, 141 
Hyldesley, 16 

Ims, 67 
Ingles, 44 
Jngraham, 54 
Inman, 63 
Ives, 151 

Jack, 63, 64, 152 

Jackson. 19,20, 45, 54, 121, 125 

James, 3, 14,19,21,54,61. 71 

Jefferson, 122, 124, 125, 155 

Jenkins, 20 

Jenkinsoaj 16 

Jennings; 17,20,43,44,83 . 

Jerry. 51 

Jett, 47 

Jewell, 22, 43, 54 

Jewett, 54 

John, 25 

Johnson, 6, 19,21, 22, 39, 42, 43, 

44, 04, 55, 150, 154 
Johnston, 19, 55 
Jolly, 20 

Jones, 8, 16, 21, 22, 82, 102, 128 
Jordan, 61 
Judd, 43 
Juneau, 146 

Kaye, 55 

Keans, 55 

Keemp, 41 

Kecnan, 128 

Keirns, 48 

Keith, 19,20,43 

Keller, 55 

Kelley, 153 

Kellog, 145,151 

Kelsey, 152 

Kenley, 118 

Kennel, 55 

Keunev, 55 

Kent. 41 

Kenyon, 16 

Ker, 125 

Kerwood, 55 

Kessinger, 55 

Ketcham, 150 

Keys, 55 

Kidd, 19 

Kidder, 21 

Kierns, 21 

Kilbourne, 66 

Kilby, 55 

Kim bull, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 71 

Kimble, 44 

King, 37, 101, 158 

Kingsbury, 60, 69 

Kinney, ) 21, 44, 112, 149 

Kenney, f 149 

Kinsbay. 144 

Kinzey, 48 

Kipple, 22 

Kissinger, 55 

Kirkpatrick, 55, 159 

Kline, 55 

Knapp, 46 

Knight, 32, 71, 95 

Knoderer, 55 

Knowles, 74 

Know It on, 150 

Koch, 55 

Kopp, 55 

Koni, 55 

Kramer, 55 

Krewson, 21 

Kiiek, 55 

Kuhn, 55 

Kyger, 45 

Lacv, 16 
Laliin, 44 
Lagor, 20 



Laird, 55, 146 

Lake, 21, 44 

Lambert, 135, 141 

Lane, 4, 13, 47 

Lang, 55 

Langley, 72 

La Serre, 69, 71 

Last, 24 

Lathrope, 8, 14, 130 

Lawrence, 20, 43, 45, 46, 47 

Lawton, 47 

Lazelle, 79 

Lebean, 55 

Lebody, 47 

Lee, 16 

Legg, 62 

Leigh, 38 

Lennand, 1 

Lenthall, 16 

Leonard, 14, 68, 69 

Leray, 30 

Levins, 16 

Lewis, 13, 30, 43, 55, 67, 152 

Lieb, 125 

Liilingwell, 20 

Light, 16 

Likes, 128 

Lincoln, 19, 104, 112 

Lindley, 20, 32, 41, 45, 46 

Linsle, 55 

Llndsey, 128, 150 

Lippencott, 156, 157 

Lippett, 44 

Litchfield, 28, 32 

Little, 17, 19 

Littlefield, 22, 31, 100 

Littleton, 55 

Livezey, 5 

Locker, 22 

Lock wood, 67, 154 

Lofland, 128 

Logan, 41, 63 

Loge, 43 

Long, 55, 128 

Loom is, 61, 136, 144 

Lord, 142 

Lo.imer, 128 

Loring, 18, 43, 45, 46 

Losey, 43 

Love, 16 

Lovell, 29 

Lovered?e, 150 

Lowe, 18, 55; Low, 6, 22 

Lowry, 47 

Lowther, 55 

Lucas, 30, 46, 67, 124 

Lukin, 16 

Luze, 158 

Lybbe, 16 

Lvdcott, 16 

Lydc, 16 

Lyle, 123 

Lyman, 29, 67 

Lynch, 24 

Lytes, 157 

Lyon, 124, 150 

Lyons, 55 

McAboy, 22, 46, 47, 48 
MeAdow, 55, 56 
McAllister, 4>,46 
McAtee, 45,47 
McCabe, 44 
McCarrell, 128 
MeCnrty, 128 
McClain, 44 
McClenatban, 104 
McClerg, 129 
McClintock. 22, 56 
McClure, 22, 4C 
McConehay, 129 
MeConnell, 56 
McCoy. 21, 46 
McCurdy, 46, 83 



Index of Names, 



165 



McDaniel, 43 

McDonald, 56, 80 

MeDougal, 56 

McDowell, 56 

McFarland, 13, 20, 43, 44, 46, 89, 

102, 128 
McFarlin, 20 
McGowine, 56 
McGuines, 46 
McGuire, 18, 41 
Mclllyan, 129 
Mclntirc, 102 
Mcintosh, 19, 45 
McKee, 56 
McKibben, 22 
McKindley, 45 
McLaughlin, 17 
McMahon, 47 
McMillin, 20, 37 
McMorrah, 104 
McMullen, 19 
McNeil, 20 
McPheaters. 63 
Mel 'ike. 25, 150, 153 
MeStanley, 129 
McVeigh, 41 
McVey, 22 
Macelwaine, 113 
Mackenzie, 9, 23, 31, 71, 72, 80, 

81,120 
Mack, 151 
Maddux, 56 
Mad en, 56 
Madison, 46 
Mahon, 56 
Mallet, 141 
Man by, 22 
Mande, 16 
Mandale, 142 
Mannors, 3 
Marsh, 15, 102,120, 131 
Marshall, 49, 129 
Martin, 6, 16, 20, 69, 129, 132 
Mash, 46 
Mason, 20, 21, 22, 39, 45, 121, 

137. 146 
Massic, 31, 44, 121, 122 
Matson, 25 
Maulivier, 5 
Maxon, 22 
Maxson. 47 
Mayhew, 79, 109 
Maynard, 111 
Meacham, 18 
Mead, 28, 102 
Meadows, 69 
Medhof, 16 
Meec, 56 
Meeker, 56 
Meeks, 44 
Meigs, 25, 12G 
Melvin, 142, 152 
Merriam, 114 
Merriinan, 15 
Merry, 43 
Member, 46 
Merwin, 19, 43, 137 
Mese, 16 

Metcalf, 35, 129,137,138 
Middleton, 6 
Miles, 22, 67, 89, 101, 101, 108, 

138, 141 
Miller, 21,41,56, 129, 145 
Mills, 7, 14 
Millhouse, 56 
Mills, 50, 69 
Miner, 20 
Mitchell, 22, 43, 45 
Mixer, 40 
Mixtcr, 131 
Molynes, 17 
Moiu-kton, IS 
Moner, 39 
Monroe, 102, 147 



Montayne, 146 

Montruy, 63 

Mood, 6 

Moore, 17, 20, 63, 66, 71, 86, 89, 
104, 110, 125, 129 

Moorehouse, 66 

Morccroft, 17 

Morey, 46 

Morgan, 129, 148 

Morley, 82 
-Morris, 19, 20, 21,45,56 

Morrison, 50, 63, 69, 129, 131. 
158, 160 

Morrow, 56. 124 

Moss, 45, 129 

Motte, 129 

Moule, 120 

Mowbray, 2 

Moyer, 6 

Muenscher, 14, 15 

Mugel, 56 

Mullen, 18, 45 

Mulmord, 13 
' Munsell, 69 

Murphy, 22 

Murray, 19, 86, 92, 104, 105, 100 

Muskett, 31 

Muzzy, 107 

Myers, 47 

Nappcr, 17 

Nash, 17, 21,66 

Navlor, 150 

Neale, 22 

Ncelands. 129 

Nesbit, 120 

Nesmith, 19 

Neuft'er, 56 

Nevin, 13, 129 

Newbergal, 56 

Newcomb, 47 

Newell, 150 

Newton, 20, 94, 105,137, 138,141 

Nichols, 20, 43, 56, 124 

Niel, 56 

Nis-bitt, 80 

Nixon, 18. 22 

Norcross, 139 

Norman. 19 

Nor revs,' 17 

North* 67 

Norton, 13,20,67 

Nott, 43, 46 

Nourse, 17 

Nurse, 109 

Nute, 22, 56 

Nye, 47 

O'Brien. 48 

O'Hart, 120 

Oakley, 45 

Ockerinan, 43 

Oden, 56 

Ogle, 18, 44 

Oglethorpe, 17 

Oldham, 129 

Oiiphant, 105 

Oliver, 19, 20. 22, 105, 106, 149 

Olmstead, 49, 62 

01 new 20, 22, 44, 46 

Orr, 56 

Orton. 28 

Osbaldcston, 17 

Osgood, 149 

Otis, 46,111,142 

Ott, 56 

Overton. 23 

Owen, 17,56 

Owens, 45 

Paddon, 13 

Page. 112 

Paine, 45,46; Pain, 21 

Palme, 33 



Palmer, 18,43,44,46,47,142 

Pancoast, 5 

Papworth, 120 

Parker, 18,20,56,84,127 

Parkhurst, 131 

Parmenter, 10G 

Parr, 18, 19, 22 

Parsons, 17, 91, 138 

Patchen, 40 

Patterson, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 44, 

45,56, 63,129 
Paul, 56,120.; 
Payne, 20 
Payson, 143 
Peaboddy, 100 
Pearce, 13 
Pearsons, 21 
Pease, 132 
Peck, 22, 46 
Pengcllv, 31, 70,71 
Peniston, 17 
Perm, 35 
Penny, 18 
Pepper, 56 
Percy, 15 
Perrott, 17 
Perry, 19 
Peters, 130 
Petty, 17, 18 
PUenderer, 56 
Perkins, 20, 21, 22, 46, 57, 65 
Peter, 37 
Peyton, 44 
Phelps, 32, 40, 41, 43, 65, 66/68, 

71 , 86, 96, 98, 10G 
Philip, 74,79 
Phillips, 46,85,129,158 
Pickering, 3, 69, 124 
Pierce, 43, 61,83 
Pierpont, 159 
Pierson, 143 
Pigott, 17 
Pike, 25 
Pileher, 71 
Pilman, 56 
Pinchbeck, 3 
Pinke, 17 
Pinto, 56 
Pitkin, 71 
Pitt, 39 
Pixlcy, 20, 21 
Place, 21 
Piatt, 141 
Plimpton, 2' 
Plowden, 17 
Plume, 150 

Plummen, 20, 43, 45, 129 
Polk, G[] 
Pollard, 17,31 
Pond, 141 

Poole, 151; Pool, 20, 56 
Poor, 144. 
Pope, 17, 19, 45 
Porter, 21.44,57 
Posey, 43 
Potter, 43, 65, 151 
Potts, 19, 20 
Powell, 13, 17, 136 
Powellson, 129 
Power, 17 
Powers, 84, 106 
Pratt, 132 
Prescott, 89,132 
Preuitt, 150 
Preston, 45 
Price, 45 
Prince, 135, 137 
Pringle, 44 
Pritchard, 19 
Proctor, 18, 19 
Proutz, 21 
Protzman, 21 
Prout. 144 

Pruden, 133 



166 



Index of Names. 



Prouty, 82 

Pudsey, 17 

Pugh, 21 

Pullen, 56 

Purden, 56 

Pury, — 

Putnam, 37, 46, 47, 85, 86, 87, 

89, 103, 101, 106, 107, 

111, 113 

Quick, 43 
Quimby, 150 
Quin, 15 

Rand, 20, 44, 45 
Randall, 84 
Rardin, 19 
Rarcdon, 17 
Rathburn, 44 
Rauch, 20, 21 
Ravening, 17 
Raymond, 45, 46 
Rayner, 43 
Raynesford, 17 
Read, 83, 103, 107, 108, 109 
Record, 44 

Reed, 20, 86, 89, 100, 106, 107, 
108, 110, 113, 114, 131, 141 
Rees, 57 
Reichle, 57 
Regnier, 45, 47 
Reimcnsnyder, 57 
Replve, 66 
Reppel, 57 
Reynolds, 19, 21, 22,25, 135, 136, 

150 
Rezean, 150 
Rezzen, 57 

Rice, 47, 86, 110, 111, 118 
Richards, 57, 67, 129 
Richardson, 19, 57, 132 
Ridgeway, 5, 6, 7, 9, 30, 32, 39, 

40,41,42,70,71,119, 

133, 145 
Rigden, 4 
Riley, 17, 18, 20, 35 
Risley, 43 
Ripley, 66, 67 
Roach, 45 
Robb, 129 
Roberts, 19, 132 
Robbins, 17, 18, 19, 22, 43, 44, 

45, 46, 47, 76 
Robinson, 21, 22, 43, 46, 57, 83, 

89 
Roby, 57 
Rockwell, 146 
Rock wood, 25 
Rodgers, 57 
Rodman, 11 
♦Roeth, 57 
Rogers, 22, 23, 120, 137, 139, 143 
Rolles, 17 
Rominger, 57 
Ropen, 57 
Rose, 17, 57, 152 
Roseboom, 150 
Rosenferd, 57 
Ross, 4, 19, 46 
Rouse, 11, 58 
Row, 58 

Rowiaud, 6, 45, 47 
Royco, 142 

Ruggles, 106, 111, 150 
Rumpf, 58 
Ruple, 58 
Russ, 58 
Ruskin, 3 
Russell, 19, 20, 21, 22, 43, 44, 46, 

70, 112, 144 
Rvan, 122 
Rye, 10 
Ryniond, 142 



St. Clair, 37, 121, 122 

St. John, 3, 38 

Sage, 145 

Salisbury, 39 

Saker, 131 

Salmon, 20, 129 

Sanbourne, 17 

Sander, 58 

Sanders, 112 

Sands, 58, 149 

Sanford, 3 

Sarchet, 129 

Sartwell, 82, 83 

Saunders, 4 

Savage, 17, 104, 112, 114 

Sawyer. 112, 142 

Saxe, 25 

Saxton, 143 

Say, 17 

Sayles, 65 

Sayre, 129 

Schaefer, 58 

Schal'er, 44 

Sehenholtz, 58 

Schmidt, 58 

Sehnaiter, 58) 

Sehonover, 19 

Schreck, 58 

Schreckengaust, 58 

Schumacher, 58 

Schutz, 58 

Schuyler, 158 

Schwartz, 58 

Schwartzcl, 58 

Schwebel, 58 

Scott, IS, 44, 63, 70, 129, 14G 

Scoville, 40 

Scroope, 17 

Seaforths, 23, 80 

Seameans, 20 

Searight, 125 

Sears, 45, 49 

Seavers, 19, 21 

Sebring, 13 

Seeley, 20 

Selby, 53 

Sentiff, 20 

Servier, 65 

Seymour, 17 

Shaklee, 20 

Shan, 41 

Slmner, 58 

Sharp, 43 

Shaw, 21,45, 129,138 

Shav, 117 

Sheets, IS, 46, 47 

Sheuholtz, 58 

Shepard, 18, 150, 154 

Shepherd, 34,47,58,64 

Sheppard, 17 

Sheriden, 22 

Sherman, 22, 44 

Sherwood, 141 

Shield, 79 

Shillingtord, 17 

Shiptou, 46 

Shirley, 104 

Shirtleff, 150 

Shively, 129 

Shocklev, 20, 22 

Shode, 85 

Shrader, 58 

Sibley, 103 

Silshy, 81, 85 

Sifters, 46,47 

Skinner, IS, 140, 141 

Silva, 41 

Silvey, 44 

Simmons, 58 

Simons, 45 

Simpson, 58 

Sinclair, 47 

Skene, 155 

Skiil, 62 



Slarrow, 113; 

Slaughter, 21 

Smiley, 41 

Smith, 10, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 32 
35, 41, 43, 44, 47, 48,' 49* 
58, 59, 63, 69, 82, 84, 88! 
93,112,113,123,124,129 
131, 132, 135, 136, 141 

Smithers, 18, 20, 22, 46 

Smithson, 22 

Smythe, 16 

Snappe, 17 

Sneather, 59 

Snodgrass, 45 

Snow, 113 

Snyder, 13 

Sobditt, 19 

Sonnibank, 17 

Sommer, 59 

Sosman, 59 

Souder, 24 

Soul, 22 

Southwell, 2 

Sparchford, 17 

Sparion, 35 

Sparrow, 113 

Spence, 59' 

Spencer, 14, 17, 20, 59 

Spooner, 18 

Sprague, 20, 25 

Sprarklin, 43 

Springer, 44, 47 

Sproat, 59 

Spyer, 17 

Staats, 25, 150 

Stacy, 22 

Staiger, 59 

Stakepole, 152 

Stampe, 17 

Stanard, 152 

Standard, 17 

Stanley, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 44, 45, 
46 

Stanton, 19 

Starks, 21 

Starllu, 44 

Starling, 59, 142 

Sjarrett, 130 

Stavely, 17 

Stedman, 43, 44, 46, 48 

Steel. 47 

Stephens, 19,20 

Sterr, 59 

Steuart, 1, 2, 3, 4, 39, 59, 63 

Stevens, 59, 106 

Stewart, 130 

Stiles, 69 

Still, 63 

Stilson, 22 

Stock, 64 

Stockett, 13 

Stocking 71,151 

Stoddard, 89 

Stompe, 17 

Stone, 18, 19, 20, 22. 24, 43, 41, 
46, 99, 100, 106, 107, 110, 
112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 
117, 127 

Stoner, 17 

Story, 45, 131 

Stotisburv, 17 

Stout, 40, 41 

Stow, 117 

Straight, 17 

Stratton, 112, 116 

Stranb, 59 

Strethly, 17 

Slrikland, 23 

Strode, 35, 36 

Strong, 11 

Stuart, 1,2, 3, 4,39 

Studer, 59 

Stull. 41 

Stump, 21 



Index of Names. 



167 



sunt, lso 

Sullivan, 159 
Sumner, 91, 116 
Sutherland, 59 
Sutton, 2, 3, 18, 59 
Swan, 131 
Swearengen, 59 
Sweet, 39 
Sweetzer, 116 
Swift, 46 
Swing, 159 
Sylvester, 44 

Talbot, 19, 20, 22 

Tallbert, 130 

Tanner, 158 

Tapp, 134 

Taylor, 14, 17, 22, 4C, 47, 63, 66 

69, 123, 158 
Templeton, 25 
Terbosch, 150 
Terhune, 159 
Terrell, 46 
Thacher, 36 
Thimbletborpe, 17 
Thomas, 5, 20, 44, 59, 73 
Thompson, 44, 40, 67, 95, 150 
Thorp, 158 
Throgmorton, 17 
Thurber, 25, 150 
Thwaites, 68 
Thwing, 69, 71 
Tice, 20, 44 

Tiffin, 34, 36, 37, 122, 123, 126 
Tillinghast, 32 
Til ton, 32,40,70,71 
Timmins, 65 
Timothy, 132 
Tingle, 130 
Tinker, 49 
Tinkham, 43 
Tinsley, 22 
Tison, 19 
Tiffing, 17 
Todd, 150 
Tolbert, 130 
Toops, 59 
Tow, 41 

Tower, 26,29, 67 
Townsend, 45 
Tracy, 39, 125, 130 
Traverrier, 150 
Treat, 134, 135 
Trimble, 15 
True, 18, 26, 46 
Tufel, 59 
Tufts, 90 
Tupper, 86 
Turnbough, 130 
Turner, 19, 130 
Turpin, 4 

Tuttle, 22, 44, 45, 47, 66, 68, 69 
Tyler, 152 
Tipping, Typping, 17 

Uhrig, 59 
Uphain, 84, 158 
Upton, 74 
Urleubush, 59 
Usher, 17 

Vaill, 139 
Vance, 69 



Van Bnren, 163 

Van Clief, 20 

Van Deusen, 84 

Van Dorn, 76 

Van Swearengen, 34, 35, 36 

Van Veghten, 150 

Van Wormer, 59 

Van Valley, 19, 44 

Varner, 44 

Vaughn, 44, 45 

Varzie, 17 

Veeten, 150 

Vedder, 62 

Vest, 5'J 

Viall, 44 

Vidian, 2 

Viets, 154: Viett, 154 

Villers, Villiers, Villiers-Stu- 

art, 1,2,3,4,38,39 
Vincent, 1, 141 
Vinson, 141 
Von Vechten, 13 
Vorlnes, 150 
Vyne, 17 

Wade, 45, 59 

Wadded, 59 

Wad d nigh am, 150 

Wadhains, 67 

Wagner, 19, 59, 151 

Wainman, "] 42 

Wayneman, 1 17, 42 

Wavniman, >42 

Wen man. | 17 

Whayman, J 1. 7, 9, 10, 24, 32, 
38, 42, 70, 71, 72, 
119, 120, 159 

Wait, 19 ; Waite, 117 

Walbridge, 22 

Wales, 141 

Walker, 21, 22, 35, 43, 44, 62, 83, 
109, 116, 117 

Wallace, 130 

Waller. 18 

Walsh, 69 

Warcop, 17 

Ward, 18 

Warner, 43, 49, 76, 116, 141, 142 

Warren, 22, 43, 45 

Washburn, 15 

Washington, 33 

Waterhouse, 4 

Waterman, 22, 43, 45, 47 

Watson, 40, 113, 116, 143, 144 

Watter, 59 

Waugh, 144 

Way, 83 

Wayson, 18 

Waytes, 44 

Weak lev, 59 

Webb. 59 

Webster, 45, 63, 130 

Wed land, 116 

Welch, 19,135 

Welde, 73 

Welles, 150 ; Wells, 22, 44, 150 

Werking, 60 

Wescott, 45, 66 

Wesson, 22 

West. 23, 60 

Weston, 60 

Wetherbue, 17, 116 

Weyerly, 59 



Whalcy, 82 

Wharf, 44 

Wharton, 17 

Wheute, 17 

Whcele r, 18, 45, 8-1. 86. 109. 117 

White, 13, 17, 18,19, 20, 21, 22, 

4;}, 44, 45, 46. 49, 60 63, 

71,117,118,151 
Whiteford. 150 
Whitehead, 154 
Whitney, 22, 43, 44, 45, 46, 118, 

131, 134 
Whitton, 17 
Whorwood, 17 
Wibley, 60 
Wickham, 17 
Wilcox, 147 
Wilder. 116 
Wilkenson, 151 
Willard 130, 132 
Willett, 159 
Willis. 46, 60 
Williscot, 17 
Wills, 19, 45 
Wiimott, 17 
Winger, 4 
Wilson, 13, 19, 20, 21, 22, 43, 44, 

45, 46, 47, 6U, 130, 159 
Wiltshorne, 60 
Winchell, 46 
Winegarner, 61 
Wines, 130 
Wing, IS, 71, 73-79 
Williams, 17, 18. 43, 49, 82, 89, 

125, 130, 142 
Williamson, 17, 21, 22, 44, 46, 48 
Winslow, 147 
Winter-hull, 17 
Winthrop, 27, 73 
Wise, 60 
Wiser, 22, 46 
Withington, 18 
Wolf, 44. 60 

Wood. 45, 46; Woode, — 
Wood bridge, 122 
Woodbury, 118 
Woodcock, 141 
Woodford, 21, 43, 45,46 
Woodhull, 17 
Woodis, 102 
Wood run', 18, 43 
Woods. 15. 26, 31, 102, 118, 155 
Wood side, CO 
Woodward, 17, 44 
Woodsworth, 143 
Wooley, 82, S3 
Worstell, 47 
Worthington, 33, 34, 36, 37, 50, 

121- 126 
Wrav, 17 
Wright, 46, 00. 67, 85, 93, 95, 101, 

105-108, 118. 125 
Wyllys, Willis, Willes, 26 
Wynge, 73, 74 

Yate, 117 
Yates, j 130, 148 

Young, 18, 46, 48 

Zimmerman, 60 
Zorn, 60 



INDEX OF PLACES. 



Acworth, N. H., 84 
Adderbury, Eng., 16 
Adwell,Eng.; 10 

Albany, N. Y., 69, 104, 106, 152, 158, 160 
Albemarle, Co., Va., \hb 
Alexandria, Va., 25, 34, 131 
Alstead, N. IT., 83 
Alveseote, Eng., 16 
Ambroston, En™., 16 
Amenia, N. Y., 69 
Amesbury, Mass., 156 
Amoundcrness, Eng., 11 
Andovcr, Mass., 8. 77, 159 
Ashficld, Mass., 76 
Asthall, Eng., 16 
Aston, North Eng., 16 
Rowan t, Eng., 16 
Attleboro' Falls., Mass., 25 
Aurora, III., 139 
Austcriield, Eng., 64 

Baknang. Ger., 57 

Baldwin Brightwell, Eng., 16 

Balmaduthy, Scot., 81 

Baltimore, Md., 25, 33, 76, 144, 153 

Bampton, Eng., 17 

Banbury, Eng., 16 

Barre, Mass., 90, 111, 132 

Barton, Vt., 83 

Basil, O., 25 

Bath Springs, Va., 33 

Baton Rouge, La., 24 

Baynton, Eng., 16 

Beaver Dam, Wis., 145 

Beckley, Eng., 17 

Bedford, Eng., 3 

Beemsterdam, Holland, 35 

Bcgbrooke, Eng., 16 

Bement, 111., 76 

Bendlett, Eng., 17 

Berkeley Co., Va., 33 

Berks Co., Eng., 11 

Berkshire Co., Mass., 145 

Bernardston, Mass., 151 

Berwick, Me., 152 

Bethlehem. Conn., 26 

Bigenhall, Eng., 17 

Bishop Oxford, Eng., 16 

Blackbourton, Eng., 16 

Blackthorne, Eng., 16 

Bleudon, O., 66 

Bletchington, Eng., 16, 17 

Bloxham, Eng., 16 

Bodicot, Eng., 16 

Bonita, Kan.. 41 

Borough Bridge, Eng., 11 

Boston, Mass., 8, 25, 26, 31, 32, 59, 64, 69, 73, 83, 

89. 95, 101, 116, 117, 118, 132, 150, 158, 159, 160 
Bowhney, Eng., 16 
Boyleston, Mass., 26 
Bozrah, Conn., 26 
Bradford, Mass., 152 

Co., Pa., 6, 143, 145, 146, 148 
Bradwcll, Eng., 16 
Branford, Conn., 154 
Brantford. Can., 81 
Bridgenorton, Eng., 16 
Bridgeport, Conn., 141 
Bristol. Eng., 38 
Brokesbv, En%., 2, 38 
Brookfield, Mass., 90 

Vt., 81 
Brookline, Mass., 27 



Brooklyn, N. Y., 31, 71, 82, 151, 159 

Broughton, Eng., 16 

Brownville, Ore., 131 

Brownsville, Va., 125 

Bucknell, Eng., 16 

Bucks Co., Eng., 11 

Buffalo, N. Y., 25, 66, 76. 146 

Bunker Hill (Boston), Mass., 74, 103, 106, 107, 

113,117,118,141 
Burford, Eng., 16 
Burlington. N. J., 5 

Coll., Vt., 95 
Burton, Eng., 17 

Cahokia, Mo., 145 
Cairo, 111., 148 
Cambridge, Eng., 69 

Mass., 31, 62, 82, 89, 102, 106, 107, 115, 118 

O., 99, 114, 127-9 
Canaan, N. II., 84, 130 
Canajoharie, N. Y., 142 
Cannon End, Eng., 10 
Canterbury, Eng., 152, 156 
Carlisle, Pa., 71 
Carolinas, The, 8 
Carswell, Eng., 17 
Casco Bay, Me., JK 
Catterick, Eng., 11 
Catawissa, Pa., 5 
Chadlington, Eng., 17 
Charlemont, Mass., 75, 76, 79 
Charlestown, N. II., 82, 83, 8-4 

W. Va., 31 
Charlottsville, Va., 155 
Chartham, Eng., 4 
Chautauqua, N. Y., 146 
Checkendon, Eng., 16 
Chester, Eng., 42 

Co., Pa., 6 
Chesterton, Eng., 16 
Chicago, 111., 24, 25, 30, 36, 41, 61, 69, 70, 71, 82 r 

146, 148, 119, 150, 151, 153, 158, 159 
Chichester, Eng., 38 

Chillicothe. O., 34, 36, 50, §5, 57, 115, 121, 123 
Chimney, Eng., 17 
Chinnor, Eng., 17 
Chillingmorton, Eng., 17 
Chiselhampton, Eng., 16 
Cincinnati, O.. 25, 37, 55, 121 
Clanfield.Eng., 17 
Clareraont. N. II., 82, 131 
Cleveland, O., 82, 121 
Clifton, Eng., 16 
Coldwater, Mich., 64 
Colchester, Conn., 140, 142 
Columbus, O., 5, 7, 13, 16, 17. 23, 31, 35, 37, 39, 

40, 4:?, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 79, 81, 82, 119, 120, 

121, 130. 151, 153, 158, 159 
Concord, Mass., 98, 99, 103 
Connecticut ; Colony, 149 
Conwav, Mass., 74. 149 
Cooperstown, N. Y., 112 
Copcote, Eng.', 16 
Copelaud (Deanery), Eng., 11 
Cornbury Park, Eng., 16 
Corning, N. Y., 40 
Cornwall, Conn., 26, 158; Eng., 16 
Corvallis, Ore., 131 
Coshocton, O., 69, 71, 114 
Cote, Eng., 16 
Cothorpe, Vuu;., 16 
Cottesford, Eng., 16 
Courtlandville, N. Y., 128 



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Coventry, Conn., 137, 138, 139, 144 

Ky., 36 
Cranbury, N. J., 158 
Crawley, Eng., 16 
Crowmarsh Gi fiord, Eng., 16 
Cuddesdon, Eng., 16 
Culham, Eng., 16 
Cumberland Co, Eng., 11 

Md., 125 



Danvers, Mass., 106 
Darmstadt, Ger., 51 
Dartmouth Med. Coll., 131 
Decatur, 111,, 42 
Dedham, Mass., 105, 150 
Dedington, Eng., 16 
Deerlield, Mass., 75 

N. H., 56 
Delaware (Colony), 7, 8 

Co.,0., 158 
Demopolis, Ala., 144 
Denver, Colo., 25 
Des Moines, Iowa, 71 
Detroit, Mich., 31, 32, 

150, 160 
Dingley, Eng., 3 
Ditchlev, Eng., 16 
Donegal, Ire., 97 
Dorchester, Eng., 16 

Mass., 8, 25, 65 
Dorsetshire. Eng., 153 
Dowesby, Eng., 4 
Draycote, Eng., 17 
Drayton, Eng., 17 
Dromana, Ire., 38, 39 
Dudley, Mass., 131 
Dunbarton, N. H., 69 



70, 71, 121, 123, 146, 



East Bethel, Vt., 143 

Haddain, Conn., 48, 49, 69, 145 
Easthampton, Mass., 76 
East Haven, Conn., 134 
Easton, Conn., 26 

Pa., 151 
East Saginaw, Mich., 82 

Windsor, Conn., 136 
Edinburgh, Scot., 63, 64, 80, 152 
Eleford, Eng., 16 
Eliot, Me., 152 
Elkland, Pa., 130, 131 
Elmira, N. Y„ 40 
Elsfield, Eng., 17 
English, Eng., 17 
Enston, Eng., 16 
Essex Co., Eng.. 11,115 
Evanston, 111., 61, 71 
Everett, Mass., 131. 
Eynsham, Eng., 16 
Exeter, Eng., 31 

Fairfield, Conn., 8.28 
Fair Haven, Vt., 62, 68 
Fall River, Mass., 142 
Farmington, Conn., 159 

Pa., 130 
Fayette Co.. Pa., 13 
Fennv Compton, Eng., 26 
Fifield, Eng., 16,17 
Filkins, Eng., 17 
Findon, Scot., 80 
Fire Island, N. Y., 35 
Fitzwilliam, N. II., 130 
Fowler's Cove, Conn., 134 

Creek, Conn., l;:4 
Framingham, Mass., 131 
Franklin Co., O., 30 

Pa., 39,40 
Fringford. Eng., 17 
Furness (Deanery), Eng., 11 



Gairloch, Scot. 
Gallatin, Tenn 

Gail i polls, O., 125 
Gambier, O., 13 



31. SO, 81 
117 



German town, Pa., 6 

Gilsum, N. II., 130 

Glasgow, Scot,, 34 

Glengary, Scot., 80 

Glenville, Conn., 15 

Glimpton, Eng., 17; Glympton, Eng., 16 

Goochland Co., Va., 155 

Goodenes, Godewvnes, Eng., 115 

Goshen, Conn., 26, 67, 13C, 140 

Great Panington, Mass., 147 

Bromlev, Eng., 115 

Rowlright, Eng., 16 

Tewe, Eng., 17 
Greenfield, Mass., 151 
Greenwich, Mass., 130 

N. Y., 65 
Groton, Conn., 149 
Guilford, Conn., 153 

N. C, 24 
Guernsey (Isle of), Europe, 129 

Haddam, Conn., 151, 152 

East, Conn., 136, 138, 139, 143 
Haddon, Eng., 17 
Hampton, Iowa, 41 
Hadlev, Mass., 82 
Hadlyme, Conn., 139 
Hampton, Iowa, 41 

Poyle, Eng., 16 
Hardwick, Eng., 16 

Mass., 84, 10G, 111 
Harrisburg, Pa., 6 
Hartford, Conn., 8, 26, 27, 28, 48, 49, 134, 150, 

351,154,159 
Harvard, Mass., 95 
Harwich, Mass., 74 
Haselev, Eng., 16,17 
Haverhill, Mass., 132 
Heath, Mass., 76 
Hedington, Eng., 16 
Helena, Ark., 15 

Mont., 158 
Henley-on-Thames, Eng., 17 
Hertford, Eng., 11 
Heyford Warren, Eng., 16 
Heythorpe, Eng., 16 
Higham, Eng., 3 
Hightstown. N. J., 158 
Hingham, Mass., 150 
Holden, Mass., 108,131 
Holly, Pa., 5 

Springs, Miss., 76 
Hoi ton, Eng., 10, 17 
Hookmorton, Eng., 16 
Horley, Eng., 16 

Hubbardston, Mass., 89, 106, 117, 118 
Hudson, Mass., 132 

N. Y., 74 
Hull, Mass., 65 
Huntercombe, Eng., 17 

Idbury, Eng., 16 
Inverewe, Scot., 81 
Iowa P'alls, Iowa., 62 
Islip, Eng., 17 
Ipswich, Mass., 62 

Jacksonville. 111., 115 
Jamestown, Va., 9 

Kansas City, Mo., 63,71 
Keene, N. ii.. 16. 130, 131 

O., 114 
Kendal (Deanery), Eng., 11 
Kent, Conn.. 26; West, Eng., 11 ; Co. Eng., 28 
Kettering, Eng., 4 
Klddington, Eng.. 16 
Killemoon, lie., 102 
Killingly, Conn., 26 
Killlngworth, Conn., 139 
Kincardine, Peot., 2:; 
Kinder hook, N. V., 106 
Kingham, Eng., 17 
Kingston Blunt, Eng., 16 



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Index of Places. 



Kintail.Scot., 80,81 
Kirtlington, Eng., 16 
Kittery. Me., 152 
Knoxville, Term., 15 

Lachford, Eng., 16 
Lancashire, Eng., 11, 33 
Lancaster, Mass., 105, 151 

Pa., 31 
Lanchester, Eng., 42 
Langdon, N. H., 131, 132 
Lansing, Mich., 158 
Langley, Eng., 3 
Launtor. Eng., 16 
Lawrence, Kan., 71 
Lawreneeville, Pa., 131 
Lebanon, Conn., 26, 135, 136, 137, 138, 141, 142, 

143 
Leicester Co., Eng., 1, 3 

Mass., 91,116 
Lenox, Mass., 65 
Lewknor, Eng., 17 
Lexington, Mass., 94, 107, 115, 118 
Ley, Eng., 16 
Lidiard, Eng., 3 

Tregorze, Eng., 38 
Lincoln, Mass., J5 
Lisbon. Conn.. 26 
Little Nine Partners, N. Y., 69 

Stoke, Eng., 17 
Liverpool, Eng., 27 
Lochend, Scot., 31, 81 
Lombard, 111., 25 
London, Eng., 11, 12, 17, 24, 26, 30, 31, 42, 64, 69, 

73, 74, 133, 152, 155, 156, 159 
Londonderry, N. H., 56 
Louisville, Ky., 55, 125 
Lonsdale (Deanery). Eng., 11 
Lyme, Conn., 25, 142, 151 
Lyndon, Vt, 132 
Lynn, Mass., 25, 74 

Mackinac, Mich., 146 

Madison, Wis., 70 

Manchester, O., 121 

Mankato, Minn., 132 

Marietta. O., 25, 37, 89, 111, 115, 149 

Marlboro, Mass., 69, 106, 110 

N. H., 131 
Martha's Vineyard, Mass., 79 
Martinsburg, Va., 35 
Menekaunee, Wis., 145, 148 
Medfield, Mass., 117, 132 
Melcombe, Eng., 16 
Memphis, Tenn., 148 
Meriden, Conn., 30, 149 
Miami River, O., 34 
Middlesex, Eng., 11 
Middleton Stoney, Eng., 16 
Milford, Conn., 26, 134, 135, 136, 137, 141 
Milton, Eng.. 16 

Great, Eng:., 16 
Milwaukee, Wiss., 70, 146, 147 
Minneapolis, Minn., 40, 71 
Mobile, Ala., 144 
Mollington, Eng., 17 
Monroe, Pa., 39, 110 
Monroeton, Pa., 39, 145 
Montreal, Can., 31, 150 
Mount^erold, Scot., 81 
Mt. Vernon, O., 14. 15 
Monson, Mass., 139 
Monterey, Mass., 141, 147 
Montpelier, Vt., 132 
Moydart, Scot., 80 

Nantasket, Mass., 65 
Nantucket, Muss., 79 
Naperville, 111., ill 
Nethercote, Eng., 17 
Neverthorpe, Eng., 16 
New Amsterdam, (X. Y.), 8, 35 
Newark, N. J., 69, 160 
N. Y., 53 



Newark, O., 71, 72, 76, 79 

New Boston, N. H., 117 ■ 

Braintree, Vt.. 95 

Brittaiu, Conn.. 64, 150 

Brunswick, N. J., 159 

Castle, Del., 35 

Haven. Conn., 25, 66, 133, 134, 135, 136 137 
145, 151. 153, 159 
Newington, Eng., 17 
New Lisbon, O., 24 

London, Conn., 8. 69, 135 
Newnham, Eng., 4 
New Orleans, La., 71, 144 
Newton, Mass., 8 

New York, N. Y., 6, 7, 9, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 70 
76, SO, 111, 150, 151, 158, 159, 160 

Zealand, 24 
Niagara Falls, N. Y., 03, 160 
Northampton, Eng., 4 

Mass., 89, 91, 150 
North Anna, Va., 130 

Branford, Conn., 20 

Canaan, Conn., 26 

Stoke, En?., 17 
North field, Vt., 132 
Northleigh, Eng., 17 
Norwich. Conn., 65, 136, 149 
Nottingham, N. II., 82 
Nottinghamshire, Eng., 5 
Nova Seotia, 101. Ill 
Nuneham Courtney, Eng., 17 

Murren, Eng., 17 

Oil City, Pa., 151 
Old Orchard, Me., 151 
Oneida, N. Y., 150 
Orange, Conn., 141 

N. J., 150 
Ottawa, Kan., 42 
Overworten, Eng., 16 
Oxford, Eng., 11, 16, 17, 38, 63, 73 

Mass., 82 
Oxfordshire, Eng., 16 

Painesville, O., 82 

Paoli, Ind., 24 

Paxton, Mass., 94 

Petersham, Mass., 84, 130 

Philadelphia, Pa., 5, 6, 8, 24, 30, 32, 33, 153, 156, 

157, 160 
Phillipston, Mass., 84 
Piatt Co., 111., 76 
Piddington, Eng., 17 
Pirton, Eng., 16 

Pittsburg, Pa., 31, 36, 61, 69, 76, 127 
Pittsfield, Mass., 62,65 
Plainlield, Conn., 142 
Plymouth Colony, 28 

Conn., 141 

County, 15 

Eng., 8, 65 
Poole we, Scot., 81 
Poughkeepsie, N. Y., 69 
Portland, Me., 26, 151, 152, 159 

Ore., 65, 160 
Princeton College, 34, 158 
Providence, R. I., 15, 110. 156 
Putney, Eng., 10 

Quebec, Can., 152 
Quinnipiac, Conn., 133 

Randolph. Vt., 71, 132 
Ransomville, N. Y., 132 
Beading, Mass., 77. 106 
Redcastle, Scot., 80 
Red lands, Cal., 131 
Reed City, Mich., 131 
Renfrewshire, Scot., 50 
Rehoboth, Mass., 153 

Richmond (Archdeaconry), Eng., 11 

N. II.. 84, 131 
Rocubert, Conn., 133 

Roeheiort, France, 141 



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Rochester, Mass., Ill 
Rockingham, Vt., 82, 83, M 
Rollright, Eng., 17 
Ross-shire, Scot,, 23, 81 
Ro?steben, Prus., 58 
Roxbury, Mass., 8, 69, 71, 131 

New, Conn., 8 
Royalston, Mass., 84 
Rutland, Eng., 3 

Mass., 85-118 

Vt., 27, 66, 68, 69 

Salisbury, Conn., 138 

Eng., 11 

Mass., 156 
Saugus, Mass., 74 
8t. Johns, N-. B., 105 
Saint Joseph, Mo., 146 
St. Louis, Mo., 76.82, 151 

Mary's, Md., 35 
Salem, Mass., 27 
Sandford. Eng., 17 
Sandusky, O., 15 
Sandwich, Eng., 73 
San Francisco, Cal., 71, 145, 151 
Saybrook, Conn., 133 
Scarboro, Eng., 5 
Schenectady, N. Y., 82 
Scioto River, O., 34,36,37 
Scitunte, Mass., 8 
Shellswell, Eng., 16 
Sherbourne, Eng., 16 
Shiplake, Eng., 17 
Shipton, Eng., 16 
Shrewsbury, Mass.. 82,83 
Shropshire, Eng., 62 
Simsbury, Conn., 151 
Somers, Conn., 26, 139 
Somerset Co., Md., 35; Co., Eng., 157 
Sonning, Eng., 17 
Southampton, Eng., 79 
Southbridge, Mass., 28 
South Charlestown, N. II., 83 
Southorne, Eng., 17 
South Stoke, Eng., 17 
Spencer, Mass., 26, 29, 131 
Springfield, N. J., 5 
Springhill, Kan., 41 
Stadhampton. Eng., 16, 17 
Standlake. Eng., 17 
Staunton Wyard. Eng., 16 
Sterling, Scot., 155 
Steeple Barton, Eng.. 16 
Stonington, Conn., 8 
Stoke Lvne, Eng., 16 
Stonesfi'eld, Eng., 16 
Stour, Eng., 115 
Stratton Audlev. Eng.. 16 
Studley, Eng., 16 

Sudbury, Mass., 95, 97, 100, 109, 111 
Sullivan. N. II., 130 
Surrey, Eng., 11 
Sutton, Mass., 103 
Swansey, N. II., 130 
Swalelifie, Eng., 17 
Swinbroke, Eng., 16 
Syracuse, N. Y., 29, 30 

Tacklev, Eng., 16 
Tylmadge, O., 141 
Tarbet, Scot., 80 
Tettsworth, Eng., 17 
Tewksbury, Eng., 65 
Teynton, Eng., 16 
Thame, Eng., 16 
Toledo, O., 62, 76 
Topeka. Kan., 158 
Towanda, Pa., 41). 143, 145, 146 
Trinidad, B. W. I., 81 



Tusmorc, Eng., 17 
Twyford, Eng., 16 
Tyringham, Mass., 144, 146 
Tyrone, Ire., 102 

Ulster (Prov. of). Ire., 8 
Union, Conn., 26 

Vincennes, Ind., 37 
Vineland, N. J., 31, 160 
Voluntown, Conn., 64 

Waitsfield. Vt., 82,132 
Wallingford, Conn., 150, 154 
Walpolo, N. H., 83 
Wauwatosa, Wis., 117 
Wardsboro, Me., 132 
Warren, Vt., 84, 130, 132 
Warrenville, 111., 147 
Warwickshire. Eng., 26 

Washington, I). C, 27. 30, 68, 71, 122, 124, 125, 
144, 148, 149, 157, 158 

Conn., 26 

Co., O., 17-22 
Waterbury, Conn., 151 
Waterperry, Eng., 16 
Watcrstook, Eng., 16 
Watertown, Mass., 8, 79. 140, 158 
Wcingarten, Bavaria, 57 
Weld, Eng., 17 
Wellesley, Mass., 131 
Wendlebury, Eng., 16 
Wenham, Mass., 151 
West Bovleston, Mass., 117 
Westfield, N. Y., 144 
Westmoreland, Eng., 11 

N. II., 83, 131 
Weston, Mass., 26, 95, 113 

-on-the-Green, Eng., 17 
West Otis, Mass., 144 

Point.. N. Y., 74 
Wethersfield, Conn., 8 
Wexford, Ire., 64 
Weymouth, Mass., 153 
Wheeling, Va., 125 
Whitchill, Eng., 17 
Whitney ville, Conn., 134 
Wicklow, Ire., 59 
Willhendorf, Ger., 128 
Wilkesbarre. Pa., 6 
Wigginton, Eng., 16 
Wileott, Eng.. 16 
Williamscote, Eng., 17 
Wilmington, Vt., 73, 75, 76 
Windsor, Conn., 8, 23, 65, 66, 69, 132, 136, 142 

O.. 24 
Winheld, Iowa, 32, 40, 41 
Wissahickon, Pa., 5 
Witnev, Ene:., 16, 17 
Woburn, Mass., 26 
Wolcott. N. Y„ 143 
Woodbury, N. J., 71 
Woodeaton, Eng., 17 
Woodsfield, O., 24 
Woodstock, Conn., 8, 27, 143 

Eng., 17 
Worcester, Mass., 8, 89, 90, 92, 104, 106 
Wormsley, Eng., 17 
Wrox ton. En^r., 17 
Wysox, Pa., 6 
Wyalucing, Pa., 40 

Yarnton, Eng., 16 
Yelford. Eng., 16 
York, Eng.. 11 

Me., 151, 156 
Yorkshire, Eng.. 11, 57 
Youghail, Ire.. 3S 

Zealand, Holland, 74 



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