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Posted Queries for October thru November 1998

CARTER, CONFER, COTTLE, YOUNG posted by Beverly Carter on Saturday, October 3, 1998

Would like to share information with anyone researching Archie CARTER b Jul 2, 1894 in Benezette, PA. His parents were John A. CARTER & Elsie A. CONFER. John's parents were Henry CARTER & Mary Jane Lucinda YOUNG. Elsie's parents were J. Thomas CONFER & Elvira COTTLE.

CHADWICK posted by N Chadwick on Saturday, October 3, 1998

Looking for any information on the CHADWICK family from Ridgeway. My grandfather was Harold Chadwick.

OBER, PORTER posted by Dave Coleman on Saturday, October 3, 1998

PORTER/OBER Seeking info on Guy PORTER family which lived in Benezette Twp near Dent's Run in 1910. Family was Guy, wife Mabel, and daughters Pearl and Gladys. Mabel was daughter of John and Emma OBER of Benezette Twp.

ISHMAN posted by Dave Coleman on Saturday, October 3, 1998

ISHMAN Seeking info on Ishman family that resided in Horton Twp in 1900. Family was Frank (b. Apr 1872), wife Edna E. (b. Oct 1873) and daughter Erma E. (b. Sep 1894). Family was from Jefferson Co before moving to Elk Co.

KATZ posted by Dorothy on Saturday, October 3, 1998

looking for ancestry for KATZ, Burl Eugene, born in Millstone, PA 28 June, 1894, father was HARRY born in Mill

BODEROCCO, SCHREIBER, SHRIVER posted by Mary on Saturday, October 3, 1998

I am interested in any information about the SCHREIBER [SHRIVER] family from Kersey and Ridgway, PA. Also Nettie BODEROCCO SCHREIBER. According to my information, she was born on the BODEROCCO farm in Ridgway or Kersey. Any information would be helpful. She was born in 1856 in Kersey, PA and died in 1947 in Kersey.

ADAMS, HARTMAN posted by Barbara Rosnagle on Saturday, October 3, 1998

Elbridge Bradbury HARTMAN's FATHER. EB was born in 1843, married Letitia Clarissa ADAMS, daughter of DAVID E. ADAMS of Clearfield,in 1868 in Stormtown, and lived in Osceola Mills, PA in the 1870's and 1880's. His mother's name was probably Jane, and I think he had a sister Carrie. I cannot find any mention of his HARTMAN family before his marriage. They may have belonged to the Methodist Church in Osceola Mills.

BENNETT posted by Ann Zeisloft on Saturday, October 3, 1998

Would like any information on John BENNETT who moved to Caledonis, Elk Co. from Lancaster Co. around 1787 and trapped beaver in the area until 1794. In 1798, he lived west of Linden, Lycoming Co. where he operated an inn on the stage coach route. His son, John, was sheriff in Lycoming Co Does anyone know the names of John, the sheriff's children. I am trying to figure out if this John is my gg or gggrandfather. Any information on these ancestors and their descendents would be greatly appreciated..

WINSLOW posted by Chuck Graves on Friday, November 6, 1998

I am looking for information on my mothers family.Helen WINSLOW was born in Benezette,Pa in 1893' Her father was Charles Aud=gustus Winslow andmost certainly related to some of the Winslows in Benezette in 1850. He probably was born in the 1850s or early 1860s His children were Orem, Reba, Harry,Celia and Harriet.

ANDERSON posted by Verna Johnson on Friday, November 6, 1998

Swedish relatives are looking for any information about Amanda ANDERSON, born 1863 in Sweden, lived in Ridgway, and died November 1957. Any information about her would be welcome. She had a niece Emy who lived i Philadelphia and a nephew August Anderson who lived in Bellingham Washington. Thank you for any clues to Amanda Anderson.

CARMAN, LONERGAN posted by Judy Turner on Friday, November 6, 1998

I'm looking for the wedding date of Willa E. CARMAN to John D. LONERGAN (I know nothing of him or his family). Any help would be appreciated. They lived at 504 Kearsarge, Ridgeway. Willa was the daughter of Ira Edmund (I.E.) "Edd" Carman and Fannie L.(Wood) Carman. Willa was born in October 1890 in PA. and did beautiful art work of flowers. She was my father's (Theodore Wood Carman) double cousin. Thanks so much. Judith A. (Carman) Turner

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