Posted Queries for May thru June 1997


PARISH posted by L Bravick on Saturday, May 10, 1997

PARISH family: I am looking for more information on Issac Parish and his family, namely son Charles. Either Issac or Charles helped to establish a Baptist church in Ulysses PA. Charles parish was born May 7, 1806, died in 1846. married to minerva Hackett. We desend from daughter Lydia that married Thomas Thurston. Seeking name of Issac's wife. Children besides Charles were; Wm, Asa,Sarah, Russell. any info appreciated.

STOCUM posted by David L. Stocum on Saturday, May 10, 1997

I am interested in any genealogical information you could provide on my paternal grandfather, Otis STOCUM, who lived in Galeton, Potter County. He was born in 1874 in Sabinsville, PA. Thank you. David Stocum

ALAMSON, CORSAW, DECOURSEY posted by Sandy on Tuesday, May 20, 1997

Seeking information concerning JOHN CORSAW found in the 1850 Census Potter County (Colder Springs). His sons listed as PETER, ALAMSON, CHESTER L., H., AND D. Is this the same JOHN CORSAW that was married to RACHEL? Is JOHN CORSAW related to ABRAHAM AND JENNY CORSAW of Sweden, Potter County? IS JOHN CORSAW related to PETER CORSAW found in 1840 Mercer County Federal Census? PETER is father of LYDIA ANN CORSAW (married to Chauncey Moore in Wisconsin), DENNIS R. CORSAW (married to Caroline Smith in Wisconsin) and CHARLES D. CORSAW. Death certificate of LYDIA ANN CORSAW's husband indicates her last name was originally "DECOURSEY". DO YOU KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT THIS SPELLING?

BALLIET, BLAKSLEY, BRITTON, HOUSLER, MITCHELTREE posted by Don Hefright on Thursday, May 29, 1997

HOUSLER, MITCHELTREE, BALLIET, BRITTON, BLAKSLEY. These are the surnames that I am working on and would appreciate any information on them that you might have. I am willing to exchange information.

VANDAMARK, VANSCHOICK posted by Charles Dunlap on Sunday, June 1, 1997

Greetings; I seek any information on any of the VANSCHOICK family from the Shinglehouse area. There was a Pearl VanSchoick who lived to be in her 90s there. There was also Lawrence VanSchoick who was a glass blower at the Pierce Glassworks untill the great depression. Also I seek information any of the VANDAMARK Family from the area. There were several as I have found their cemetary plot but their dont seem to be any left in the area. Thanks Chuck Dunlap (Erie,Pa)

LAWTON posted by Charles A. Densmore on Tuesday, June 3, 1997

LAWTON, Ada Belle b. 27 Apr. 1885 Oswayo, PA. & Nancy M. b. 30 Apr. 1888 Coudersport, PA. Info needed on parents and siblings.

CARMAN, CARMEN, HILL posted by Tracy J. Placido on Tuesday, June 3, 1997

I am seeking information regarding Bertha A. CARMEN (CARMAN) born 11 Mar 1876 in Costello, Penn. She is my husband's maternal ggrandmother. She married John Roland HILL in Olean, NY 1892. They later migrated to Oregon - where she passed away in Harbor, OR. 17 Apr 1939. Looking for kin,

HOLLAND, HOWLAND, PATTERSON, SEEK posted by Judy Allen Cwiklinski on Wednesday, June 4, 1997

SEEK family - Parents & Siblings for James & Sylvia : James PATTERSON - b. 1774 @ ? d. 8 May 1841 Ulysses, Potter Co., PA - married to - Sylvia HOWLAND/HOLLAND - b. 1785/86 NY d. Jan 1850 - Potter Co., NY - This family lived in Marathon (then the town of Harrison) Cortland Co., NY - & moved to Ulysses, Potter Co., PA - prior to 1840 - (There is the possiblity that James could have had a prior marriage) Known children include: Rhuamy/Rhuama Patterson - whom possibly was married 1st. A.M. Bingham & 2nd. Peter Button (family speculation); Pathier Patterson (m/f) N.F.I.; William Patterson - m. Permelia Pulshare Byam; Benjamin Patterson -m. Lorinda Close; I have further information on the descendants of William & Benjamin Patterson - (It is possible that Mary Patterson the wife of Abraham Williams might also be a sister to the previous) If anyone has any information on James/Sylvia or their parents/siblings & descendents I would sincerely love to hear from you - Thank You.

ELLSWORTH, JORDAN, MORRIS, OSBORN, PETERSON, WOODS posted by Judy Allen Cwiklinski on Saturday, June 14, 1997

Seeking information on Tartelus MORRIS & wife Maria JORDAN - they had (known) children - Hezekiah - m. Polly (?); Mary Ann m. Mahlon PETERSON; Calvin; Arminda; Laura Jane m. Charles "Gardner" WOODS; Julia m. Chauncey ELLSWORTH; Fanny m. Bradley OSBORN. Any information - desc. & anc. would be welcome - will share what I have. Did Tartelus & Maria move to Michigan where Fanny did?

JEFFERS, TRUAX posted by Sandra on Monday, June 16, 1997

Looking For Info On Albert TRUAX B.9/1/1840 D.8/1912Wife Name Was Marijane JEFFERS Truax B.6/6/1858 D.10/20/1932 They Had 10 Children One Was My Grandmother Ina M Truax Labar B.5/6/1893 D.3/29/1933

FISKE, WILKINSON posted by Lenaire Fiske on Saturday, June 21, 1997

Seeking information on Edwin FISKE, wife Laura WILKINSON Fiske. Listed in 1900 US Census, Fishing Creek Rd, Clara Township, Potter County, PA. Also listed same location in 1920 US Census. One child, Maud, born 1885 in Pennsylvania, one child Lee born 1872 in Canada. Was it common to seek employment in Canada from this area? Any info on when they came to Potter County or other family info would be appreciated. Thanks!

LABAR, TRUAX posted by Sandra on Wednesday, June 25, 1997

Am Looking For Info On LABAR family in potter co pa. and also in tioga co pa. Ihave one more on here for TRUAX I put my e-mail wrong this one is correct any help you can give me is greatly appreicated thank-you so very much sandra



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