Posted Queries for July 1999


PAGE, TRYON posted by Vince Tryon on Saturday, July 3, 1999

TRYON, Elum Ralph: Looking for information on Elum Ralph Tryon born 1839, Potter Co. Pa. Married Dency Ann PAGE on June 6, 1867, in Sanford, Broom Co. NY. He died in Claridon, Geanga Co. Ohio on Nov. 29, 1877. Seeking any decendents in order to establish connection to family tree. Thanks in advance for your assistance.

POST, WHITE posted by Charlene White on Monday, July 5, 1999

WHITE - POST I am looking for a Frank White m Lovala(sp)Post. As of at least the 1860's they were living in Coudersport. There were two sons that I know of, Charles & Stephen. Lovala's brother George, served in the Pa V. army until his death at the Battle of Peach Tree Creek. Lovala was still living in 1908.

BELL, KIBBIE, LEWIS, SMILEY posted by Francis L Holmes on Tuesday, July 6, 1999

great grandmother//Maryjane LEWIS - SMILEY - KIBBIE... great grandfather//THeadore Clarence SMILEY... Potter Co.//Newland And Uliscees Penn.Area'S Grandmothers Name...Estella BELL SMILEY // Sister'S Name-Pear//Both Born And Raised In Uliscees Penn.

SEEGER posted by Fred Seeger on Thursday, July 8, 1999

SEEGER John Came from Wayne County to Potter County around 1870 to 1880.Also any other Seegers. John Seeger later moved to Luzerne County.

BURROWS, ETTA, GUTHRIE, HENRY, HESS, IDA, SHATTUCK, WANAMAKER, YOUNG posted by Sharon Shattuck Guthrie on Thursday, July 8, 1999

SHATTUCK, William married to Florence YOUNG in Oswayo,Pa. Had son Clarence John SHATTUCK in 1895, who moved to Erie and married Dorothy BURROWS, daughter of William HENRY and Mary ETTA ? BURROWS, who died in 1940 and 1947 respectively. GUTHRIE, William Jerome, born in Galeton, PA in ?, died 1947-48, possibly buried in Wildwood Cemetery; married IDA?, nine children: Harold, Ernest, David Marshall, Verus And Vera (Twins), Another Harold, Raymond, Edward, And A Stillborn. David Married Cora Alice HESS. According to family information only, a great-grandmother owned a great deal of land in what was then Germantown, her daughter married JOHN WANAMAKER of Philadelphia.

FERGUSON posted by Mary Bryant on Monday, July 12, 1999

I.m looking for information on Ansel FERGUSON born 1822 in New York State somewhere. He was married to a Harriet Quick, born 1839? They had 3 Sons, Samuel born 1860, Eli born 1862 and Almerion born 1865. The first two were born in N.Y. and Almerion was born at Rose Lake, Pa.I can find no information at all on Ansel and Harriet. Can someone help? Please write. Thanks

NESBIT posted by Mary Bryant on Monday, July 12, 1999

I'm looking for information on John NESBIT born abt 1833 in Glasgow, Scotland to George and Elizabeth Nesbit.He came to Sweden sometime before 1860 and after 1850. I don't know who John married, but he had 2 children, John born 1872 and Mary born Dec.10,1874. They were born in Sweden township in Potter county. John was a Pa. vol. in the Civil War.He was one of the pioneer settlers of Denton Hill. If anyone has any information on this please write to me. Thanks.

LOWERY, REED posted by Leita Reed on Tuesday, July 13, 1999

REED, John - I am looking for John Reed, b. Whites Cornors, Potter Co., PA (6 dec 1906) and died (3 March 1971) in N. Tonawanda, NY. His family was supposed to have come from the "Black Forest of PA" and his father's name was Fred REED and his mother Was Mary Madeline LOWERY according to his records. He had a younger brother, name unknown. He lived most of his adult life in East Aurora, NY. Any leads appreciated. Leita Reed

LYMAN, PALMER posted by Susan Case on Monday, July 19, 1999

I'm looking for information on John LYMAN, b. July 7, 1789 in Roulette, PA, m. Lucretia PALMER Sept.10, 1812. Specifically, when did he die? And any information on Lucretia. I have 5 children: Sally, Charlotte, Daniel, Lydia and John.

LYON, WARD posted by Delbert Ward Brown on Monday, July 19, 1999

I am looking for information about George W. WARD who moved from Bingham, Potter Co., PA to Wellsville, Allegany Co., NY in 1875. He volunteered in the Civil War in the 149th Vol Inf of PA at the age of sixteen in 1861. Following the war he married Miriam LYON. I am trying to verify that this wedding took place in Potter Co. PA. The wedding date was 24 Sept 1867.

BELL, KEWLEY, VANDERNICK, WAGNER posted by Rissa Stanley on Tuesday, July 20, 1999

Charles and Anne (KEWLEY) BELL lived in Eldred PA before moving to Shinglehouse PA in 1939. They had a daughter Geneva (Babe) B.1895 in Eldred, PA...D.1964 at Shinglehouse PA.Bell that 1st married Albert WAGNER in 1911. They divorced. She married Duane VANDERNICK in 1932. Children of these marriages were: Pauline (Wagner) Nelson, Thelma (Wagner) Martin, Madelene (Wagner) Pelino. Raymond Wagner, Albert Wagner jr. wed Betty Chiccatanno, Wayne Vandernick, E.Fay Vandernick. Looking for information on this line. Anne (Kewley) Bell was Blackhawk Indian. Her birth 1858-1939.

COOK, CORNELIUS, ELLIOTT, KEMP posted by Sam Scott on Tuesday, July 20, 1999

I have a lot of info on the following families who at one time were in Potter County, COOK, CORNELIUS, KEMP, ELLIOTT.

WILLOGHBY posted by Joan Frantz on Monday, July 26, 1999

WILLOGHBY of Potter and Tioga Counties. grandfather is Francis Willoughby born 1876.died 1939. Am looking for any relatives,his parents or ancestors. Please contact me with any information



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