Posted Queries for August 1997


BECKWITH, BROWN posted by Patricia Randall on Sunday, August 3, 1997

I am looking for proof of the birth of Martha Luanna BROWN daughter of Walter Brown and Katherine (Catherine) BECKWITH born 21 Feb 1888 in Potter. Also parents of the above Walter Brown. They were possibly Richard and Alice Brown. Thank you for any help. Pat :)

BECKWITH posted by Patricia Randall on Sunday, August 3, 1997

Looking for information on Jabez and Ormenda BECKWITH. They came to Potter County in fall of 1812. He died at at the home of Maj. Isaac Lyman 12 miles short of his destination. He was buried on the Mortimer Benson Farm. Jabez and Ormenda Beckwith came from Charlotte, Delewar Co. NY in 1812. I am also interesting in purchasing a copy of 'A Journey In Time 1811 -1986' Written by Harold F. Baker. Thank you for any help. I am interested in any Beckwiths descend from the above. Pat

JACKSON posted by N.A. Ketaily on Wednesday, August 6, 1997

Seeking information about JACKSON, ELIJAH 3 sons-AMASSA, EBER, JOHN

REYNOLDS, TOOMBS posted by Fran Reynolds on Sunday, August 10, 1997

Need descendants of FREDERICK F. REYNOLDS, born 24 Nov 1852 in Coudersport, Potter Co, and md in 1878 GRACE TOOMBS.

BURROWS posted by Marie Hawkes on Wednesday, August 13, 1997

I am looking for information on Rev. Cal BURROWS before 1832, who he was married to first, and when. I understand he lived in Potter C. before he moved to McKean Co. I can follow him throught pretty good after 1832. Thanks

SHAFFER posted by Don Shaffer on Friday, August 15, 1997

SHAFFER Joseph (james)Melvin B:12/25/1871. Went by the name Joseph maybe James. looking to find his parents. This was my grampa. Thanks

DWIGHT posted by Pearl Coyle on Saturday, August 16, 1997

Looking for information on Phebe DWIGHT. Need maiden name. She was the wife of Delos Dwight and was born in New York on Aug. 21,1809 and died in Elkhorn,Minn. on Jan. 29,1870.

BECKWITH, BROWN posted by Patricia Randall on Saturday, August 16, 1997

Looking for Richard and Alice BROWN had a son Walter Brown born 1854 m Katherine BECKWITH daughter of Nathaniel and Martha Beckwith and help would be most appreciated. Pat

CLARE, EISELMAN, HULINGS, PARRA, PARRY posted by Brad Reed on Sunday, August 17, 1997

Searching for information on ancestors of Mertie Ella EISELMAN b.June 20, 1875 in Keating, Potter Co. Her Parents were Henry EISELMAN and Mary PARRA(PARRY?). Parents of Henry were Jacob EISELMAN and Julia CLARE. Parents of Mary were Joseph PARRA(PARRY?) and Julia Ann HULINGS. Any information on any of these individuals would be greatly appreciated.

KILBOURN, PANGBORN posted by Elisabeth Johnson on Tuesday, August 19, 1997

David KILBOURN b. 12 Aug 1788, Poultney, Rutland Co., VT moved to Potter Co in 1814. Elected supervisor 1817. Died May 3, 1854. Hector. Was married to Lucinda PANGBORN who died in Hector Apr 10, 1889. I need copy of cemetery records for both. Their son Truman m. Clarissa Barnes first. Have no info on Barnes family . Married second Emeline Reynolds. Nedd info on Barnes family, Reynolds family and if Truman died in PA or moved to MI.

FURMAN, HAPEMAN, KELLY, MITCHELL posted by Joan Somers on Tuesday, August 19, 1997

My Grandmother, Laura May MITCHELL, b. 15 Nov. 1870, Sweden, Potter Co., dau. of David W. MITCHELL & Emily FURMAN, married 1st George KELLY, B. C1865, Potter Co. Children were, Walter L. KELLY, b. 31 Oct 1890, Coudersport, d. Sep. 1966, Caneadea, N.Y., Glen W. KELLY, b. 10 Jan. 1892, Ruth E. KELLY, b. 27 Jun. 1893, d. Abt. 1908, Coudersport. Where did George KELLY & son Glen W. KELLY go? (Laura mar. 2nd, my Grandfather, Edward HAPEMAN). I would appreciate any information on George & Glen KELLY.

YOUNGS posted by Irene Ram on Tuesday, August 19, 1997

YOUNGS, Margaret Mae born 1894 in Potter Co., PA Parents died when young (3or 4) was raised by Chester & Annie (Jeffers) Gill. Any info or help greatly appreciated.

THOMPSON, TYLER posted by Charles E. Heffner on Monday, August 25, 1997

Looking for additional info on HELLEN E. (THOMPSON) TYLER born bef 1833 in Prattsburg, Steuben Co., NY. She was married to: Edward Samuel "Sam" Tyler, b. Nov 09, 1833 in Meriden, New Haven Co., Conn.. Marr. on Aug 06 1860 in Clarks Corner, Potter Co. Had one son Clarence Edward Tyler b. JUN 20, 1861 Married Apr 22 1888 to Mary Effie 'Mollie Barnes. d. Mar 28, 1942 in Vestal, NY... HELLEN THOMPSON was living in Eulalia Twp., Potter Co at the time of the 1870 Census. At this census her brother Charles was living with her. Thank You...

DECKER posted by Frank de Tremaudan on Tuesday, August 26, 1997

I am looking for info concerning Samuel DECKER b. 1829 in New Jersey.He was orphaned at 9 years old, moved to Sunderlinville and was married and had at least one son Eugene. I am looking for his wife's and his parent's names and any other info that anyone has. Thanks.

BARNES, LOCKWOOD, STARR posted by Paul Phillips on Wednesday, August 27, 1997

Looking for information on surnames BARNES, LOCKWOOD or STARR from Sharon, Potter County, PA. Andrew Jackson Barnes and his father-in-law, Lockwood owned a lumber mill there from around 1830-1860. Looking for any information on the Barnes. Paul D. Phillips

BOLICH, KARHAN, KRUMM posted by Randall Caccia on Thursday, August 28, 1997

I have some very good information on the BOLICH family and limited information on the KARHAN family. I would be willing to share it if anyone is interested. I am always looking for more information on either of these names as well as the KRUMM surname.

MADISON posted by Pearl Coyle on Thursday, August 28, 1997

Need Any Available Information On Bart MADISON Family

BRIGGS, BURDICK, MORRIS, WOODS posted by Judy Allen Cwiklinski on Thursday, August 28, 1997

Charles N. WOODS - b. Nov 20, 1789 (calc. date from stone) @ Lincolnshire, Eng.; d. Oct 20, 1873 Bingham, Potter Co., PA; m. on @ ? (probably at Livingston Co., NY; to: Phebe BRIGGS - b. 1797 Springwater, Livingston Co., NY and d. Apr 18, 1884 Bingham, Potter Co., PA. Charles N. & Phebe - his wife had 3 children: William N. WOODS b. May 1815 n.f.i ; Charles "Gardner" WOODS b. May 17, 1823 NY (have conflicting years of birth) - m. Laura Jane MORRIS; Hannah Louisa WOODS - b. Aug 20, 1840 PA - m. as his 2nd. wife to Horace BURDICK. I believe Phebe's mother to be the same Hannah - whom I found in a newspaper marriage account in CTthat says that Hannah married 3 BRIGGS men - that all 3 served in the Revolutionary war, and gave Hannah's residence as Potter Co., PA -- if anyone knows anything about any of the above people let me know -- I am descended from Charles & Phebe two times and have been looking for information for 17 years. Thank- You.

COOK posted by Lisa Marker on Friday, August 29, 1997

Need parents, siblings, any other details for Diana Adeline (Addie) COOK b ca 1842 "of Coudersport, PA", d May 23, 1875 Clear Lake, IA. Married on Feb 9, 1863 in Portville, Cattaraugus Co., NY to Buckley Catlin; 3 children. Other details available if this sounds like it connects. Thanks!!



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