Posted Queries for March 1999


MUSTO, WHITE posted by Jare Cardinal on Saturday, March 6, 1999

MUSTO/WHITE Families. Am looking for info on my grandfather's parents: THomas Albert MUSTO(1850-Mar 1924, d. in Elkton), a blacksmith in the Ulysses, Genesee area and his wife Harriett WHITE (1853-19Apr 1927, d. in Corning NY). Any infor on any Mustos in that area also greatly appreciated.

BENNETT, NEWTON posted by Jean Milliman on Sunday, March 7, 1999

NEWTON, Jesse-B)1809 Bainbridge, ny and died 1840 in Potter Co. Pa. He was married to Lois BENNETT, b)27 may 1813 in Bainbridge, ny. They had 6 children: Ann Mary, Mary Ann, Helen, Alonzo Charles, Emily and Cyrus W. Would like to find out who Jesse's parents were, mostly.

ROBERTS posted by Jeffrey Roberts on Sunday, March 7, 1999

I am searching Carlton ROBERTS (grandfather) Past County Treasurer and Clerk of Courts. Father is current County Commissioner. Have quite a bit of info. but would like anything someone might have to add to my Family Tree.

SEELEY, SEELY posted by Robert Gleason on Monday, March 8, 1999

SEELEY (SEELY),Egbert, Corporal in Company D, 13th Reg. N.Y. Heavy Artillery. Enlisted July, 1863, age 32. Lived in Potter County after the war. Wife, Hannah Emeline Gleason, daughter of Charles and Eleanor Gleason of Belfast, Allegany County, N.Y. Hannah may have remarried after his death to a Norton. She died 1898 at Costello, Pa. Would like info as to where Egbert and Hannah are buried and if they had any children, their births, dates and any descendants still living. Thanks.

BARTLETT, HALLETT posted by Robert Bliss Hallett on Wednesday, March 10, 1999

Looking for info on any HALLETT surname but particularly a Robert Boyd Hallett who lived in Galeton, PA and owned a jewelry store there and was married to Ruth Hallett nee BARTLETT. They lived about there about 1930 through 1950. They had two children Aletha and Robert Winton Hallett. The elder Robert Hallett died when the children were young and Ruth lived on in Galeton and raised her children there.

CLARK, LYMAN, MYERS, WHITNEY, WILKINSON posted by Barbara (Myers) Jacobs on Thursday, March 11, 1999

My paternal g. grandfather was Roulette resident John M. LYMAN by his 2nd marriage to Adelaide WILKINSON. One of their daughters, Ina Pearl Lyman married Walter MYERS; they lived on Second Street, diagonally across from the RC Church -- one of their 4 sons, Milbert Clair Myers, was my dad. He married Myrtle Margaret Clark (RHS class of 1930), daughter of Hugh Orton Clark and Bertha Mary Whitney. I am trying to fill in missing information on John M. Lyman's and Adelaide Wilkinson's siblings and ancestors as well as information of siblings and ancestors of Hugh Orton CLARK and his wife Bertha Mary WHITNEY. They had 6 children: Evelyn(Eva)Mary, Ruth, William, Coral, Fern Naomi and Myrtle Margaret. Hugh resided in North Bingham, PA and Limestone, NY before settling in Roulette. During the late 1940's and early 1950's He and his wife farmed the Fitzsimmons farm on Lanniger Creek. I spent several weeks in Roulette every summer while I was growing up. I am also trying to obtain a copy of JOURNEY IN TIME, Vol I by Harold F. Baker. I have a copy of Vol II. Any information that is available would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!

BRONSON, CARPENTER, VIRGIL posted by Douglas V. Smith on Monday, March 15, 1999

CARPENTER/BRONSON/VIRGIL Bethia (VIRGIL) BRONSON was in the 1850 census in the Bingham township family of Ira B. CARPENTER. She was age 94 so presumably died in the 1850's. Is Bethia buried in or near Bingham?

COOL, POMEROY, YEOMANS posted by Linda Graham on Monday, March 15, 1999

I'm looking for family and info on Dayton Grant POMEROY, b. Dec. 1869 in Potter Co., son of Seneca POMEROY and grandson of William POMEROY and Polly YEOMANS. Dayton md. Jessie COOL on 1 jan 1898 in Coudersport, Potter County. Jessie was the daughter of Alfred COOL. Jessie was born in Nov. of 1871 in Potter co. She was a teacher and Dayton was a tanner. Their children were: Clayton Robert POMEROY, born in Roulette, Edith Louise, b. 8 sep 1903 and Wilford Cool POMEROY, b. 1906. I have some info about the family but am interested in stories about them, and if anyone knows more about William POMEROY and Polly YEOMANS. Thanks! Linda in Utah

MAHEDY, MCDONALD posted by Dan Touse on Friday, March 19, 1999

MCDONALD - MAHEDY - seek info on family of James MCDONALD who married Jun 1879, Littleton, NH to Marie "Emma" Mahedy, d/o Patrick & Jane LeClear Mahedy of Shefford, Que, Can, returned to Potter; still residing there 1911; Please email; Thanks, Dan

MAGEE posted by John Magee on Saturday, March 20, 1999

My paternal grandfather ,Henry G MAGEE said he was born at Rockford PA Potter cnty (1856) left in 1858 when his mother Mary passed away.I can't find a Rockford. His fathers name was Lorenzo Magee

ORMSBY, ROBISON posted by Jan Robison on Saturday, March 20, 1999

ROBISON, Henry B., b. 1844, d. 1916. Was Seventh Day Baptist. Does anyone have a way of looking up his name to see where he was born? Who were his parents? Were there any siblings? Have all information on wife, Lucinda G. ORMSBY, b. 1843, d. 1915, They had a home in Alfred, NY, Allegany Co., just north of Potter Co. Four children: Orson W., b. 1868, d. 1945, Emma, Sarah, and Ency, b. 1881, d. 1915. Those with dates are buried at Maplewood Cemetery in Alfred. Alfred SDB Churches have no more info.

MILLIMAN, SEELEY posted by Jean Milliman on Sunday, March 21, 1999

SEELEY, Oscar S. b) 5 Dec 1849 or 1858 and died 20 Jan 1928. he is buried in Ulysses, Pa. He married Grace G. MILLIMAN b)nov 1857 in NY and died 5 Feb 1939 and is buried in Ulysses, Pa. Potter Co. I know they had at least one son Elmer D. born in 1873 or 1874 and died 16 Sept 1941. He married in 1896 Sarah ?? and they had two children Leion C born 1897 and Grace born 1899. Can anyone tell me anymore about this family? Jean

HUNTER, OUTMAN, SAVAGE posted by M. Sue (Outman) Wells on Monday, March 22, 1999

Any one researching OUTMAN/SAVAGE/HUNTER lines? Check out new Outman website at:

DINGMAN posted by Linda Mc Cabe on Sunday, March 28, 1999

DINGMAN Looking for any DINGMAN Researchers in Potter Co. also Tioga Linda

CLARK, SIKES posted by Bill Muller on Sunday, March 28, 1999

Seeking information on the parents of Orange W. SIKES (b. Mar. 24, 1852; m . Elizabeth Jane Clark; d. Feb. 5, 1907 in Bells' Run, PA). Elizabeth Jane CLARK (b. Aug. 12, 1852; d. June 23, 1892). Orange and Elizabeth had 6 children including Lewis (b. 1874); Ira Franklin (b. 1877); Edith Mary (b. 1879); Mathew H. (b. 1882); Walter Arnold (b. 1886; my wife's maternal granfather); and Ida E. (b. 1889). Orange SIKES father may have been named Seymour. Any help will be appreciated. Bill Muller Barbara Morris Muller



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