Posted Queries for January 1998


RICE, SMITH posted by Nancy Meyers on Friday, January 2, 1998

Seek info about the SMITH and RICE families of Potter Co. PA; Mary Ann Smith, daughter of David & Polly Ann SMITH, Married in 1855 in Potter Co. to a Lafayette RICE.

BONNELL, BUNNELL, GEORGE, NABAL, RICHARDS posted by Steven L. Bonnell on Saturday, January 3, 1998

BONNELL/BUNNELL - Specifically for GEORGE b. 1850-60. Need info on the George who married Elizabeth Jane NABAL and the George who was son of Thomas BONNELL & Frances RICHARDS. Not sure if they are the same or not? Thanks - and look for the BONNELL Reunion Info - 1998

DENNIS, HASKINS, KIBBIE, KIBBY posted by Debra Anthony on Sunday, January 4, 1998

Looking for info on Harrison HASKINS and related Families such as KIBBIE/KIBBY & DENNIS from Potter County, Pennsylvania circa middle 1800's. Any information will be greatly appreciated. Thanks Debbie

KILBOURNE, PARKER posted by Gail R. Floyd on Monday, January 5, 1998

My GG Grandparents are George W. PARKER and wife Lucinda KILBOURNE of Pike)who lived in Hector, Potter Co. George died in 1912 and Lucinda in 1924. Any information you may have of his parents George and Martha Smith Parker would be appreciated. Thank you.

MUSTO posted by George Musto on Wednesday, January 7, 1998

I am looking for information on my great great grandfather George MUSTO. He was a sergent in the civil war. serving in 53rd pa vol.. He was born 1843, Died 1910.

BROWNLEE posted by Carol Brown on Saturday, January 10, 1998

I am looking for the BROWNLEE's of Potter County,my grand father Francis Chadwick BROWNLEE was born there in Costello,as were 9 of his Aunts and Uncles. My immediate family was there until the Austin flood of 1911 after which they came to NY..any advice as to where to look for birth info and land owners info? The original Brownlee land owner would have been my great great grandfather John BROWNLEE in about 1856.Thanks Carol Brownlee-Brown

ROBERTS, SHAY posted by Faye Wood on Saturday, January 10, 1998

ROBERTS, SHAY: Do you descend? from Richard SHAY b.@1790 Marr Elizabeth "Betsey" ROBERTS b.12 Aug 1791 Lower Makefield, Bucks Co., PA d.12 July 1871 Ulysses, Potter Co.., PA. Buried in Sweden Hill Cem., Potter Co., PA. Let's share to make our Family Tree grow!

CADY, STEDMAN, TURNER, WALLACE, WILLIS posted by Linda Grannis on Sunday, January 11, 1998

Looking for any reference to the following names in Potter Co.: WILLIS (or WALLACE) CADY b. 1859 and his sister MARY CADY b. 1863/4. Their mother's maiden name was CATHERINE STEDMAN. father's unknown. Willis' first wife's name was JOSEPHINE TURNER from TIOGA CO. Willis was my grandfather and he moved to Hornellsville circa 1880 and married my grandmother in 1888. e-mail me if you recognize any of these names & dates associated w/ Potter Co.

RICHARDSON posted by Marilyn Sutton on Tuesday, January 13, 1998

I would like to know if a Clarence RICHARDSON lived in Galeton and if he still has family in the area.

BUTTON, THOMAS posted by Marilyn Sutton on Tuesday, January 13, 1998

I am trying to find out what Native Indian tribe Lena (THOMAS) BUTTON came from. She lived much of her life in Galeton, PA. Her family was from Sinnemahoning, PA. Not sure on that spelling. It's in Cameron County.

JUDGE, KELLEY, PERRY posted by Becky Czarnik on Thursday, January 15, 1998

Looking for descendents of Lawrence Raphield KELLEY (b June 6, 1862, Beechwood, Sullivan Co., NY; d April 15, 1953 Galeton, Potter Co., PA) married Elizabeth JUDGE April 1864. They had the following children: Kathleen (1895-1901); Monica (married Joseph Cramer); Charles Kenneth (1903-1985); Rahpeal Lawrence; Marian V. (married Fred PERRY); Donald F.; John Forrest (1897-1973). Any information appreciated!

PERKINS posted by Leon Floyd Perkins on Sunday, January 18, 1998

Looking for information on my g grandfather, Luther PERKINS, 1851-1917. Wife Alice, 1850-1912. Lived in Raymond. Had a son Floyd Manson Perkins, 1890-1962. Am interest in his parents, siblings and his other children.

CORNISH, HOLCOMB, LOOMIS, NORTON, SIGNER, TUBBS posted by Sherry Miller on Tuesday, January 20, 1998

CORNISH: Looking for information on Joseph H. Cornish who died in Potters Co. in 1832. He was married to Mary Jane SIGNER and had a daughter Abigail. Also lokking for information on LOOMIS - NORTON - HOLCOMB - TUBBS in Potters County.

FITZWATER, VANDENBURG posted by Neva Bryant on Wednesday, January 21, 1998

VANDENBURG -- George William VANDENBURG was b. ca. 1874, Steuben Co., NY. On 31 Dec 1901 in Nicholas Co., WV he m. Cornelia Esten FITZWATER, and on the marriage record he indicated he was a resident of Potter Co., PA. They did not settle in Nicholas Co., WV, so I'm assuming they returned to PA to live. Would appreciate any info on George & wife Cornelia as well as any children they may have had. Thanks in advance.

MERRITT posted by Joanne Bortner on Wednesday, January 21, 1998

MERRITT Does anyone out there have any information on Daniel MERRITT b.1830 in NY, his wife Miranda b. in 1831 NY, two children Amelia and Emma M.. They are listed on the 1860 census for Clara Twp., Potter Co., PA? Thank you, Joanne MERRITT Bortner

PRINDLE, STRATE posted by Paul R.L. Vance on Saturday, January 24, 1998

My G-G-grandfater, Elias PRINDLE was listed in the Potter Co. Census for 1850, 1860 and 1880. Have not been able to locate him in the 1870 Census. Can anyone help? I believe he and either his wife or daughter are buried in the Shinglehouse Cemetery. The Cemetery records show that lot belonged to Prindle/Lund. Lunds are buried on on side of the Lot. Abram and Caroline A. Strate, daughter and son- in-law of Elias, are buried in the front of the lot and there are two spaces, unmarked, behind the Strate graves. I believe these are the Prindle graves. Anyone have any info about STRATE S, PRINDLE S, or Lunds. Thanks Paul R.L. Vance

DODGE, GLEASON posted by Ruth A. Larson on Monday, January 26, 1998

Seeking contacts; purpose to exchange info, with decendents of the GLEASON and DODGE families who owned tanneries and sawmills in, among other locations, Potter County. I'm trying to prove or disprove a relationship to my gg grandfather David Dodge b. 1811 NY State and my ggg grandmother Polly Gleason Nicolls (Nichols) born NY state. Thanks, in advance for your assistance.

BOWMAN, CADY, STEADMAN posted by Linda Grannis on Thursday, January 29, 1998

Looking for any reference to Elanson CADY and his wife Sarah BOWMAN Cady(my gr-gr-grandparents) They were born about 1815 and lived in Westfield at one time. Two of their children, Sarah 4 yrs d. 1863, and son Ira 13 yrs died 1864 and are buried in Potter Brook Pioneer Cemetery in Westfield. One of Elanson's children (my gr-grandfather) was Ebenezer, who may have later moved to Brookfield in Tioga Co., where my grandfather was born. Ebenezer b. 1837 married Catherine STEADMAN b. 1836. e-mail me if you have info to share. Linda



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