Posted Queries for September 2000


BOVAIRD, BURT posted by Ken Burt on Saturday, September 2, 2000

I am searching for links to John BURT, b. est. 1840-1856, married Rebecca BOVAIRD. Had son David Andrew, b. June 27, 1875, Greanoke(?), PA. Married Martha ?. Had son Kenneth Melville, b. Dec 4, 1896, Parkers Landing, Armstrong Co., PA. Possible other son, Richard. Any information or suggestions appreciated. Ken Burt

ADAMS, MERVILL posted by Lisa Cerda on Tuesday, September 5, 2000

ADAMS, Alice Emma B- 10 may 1861 Williamsport Pa, grew up in Coudersport, married MERVILL Calkins. I am looking for her parents, siblings

SULLIVAN posted by Joe Archer on Thursday, September 7, 2000

I am loooooking for any info on Catherine SULLIVAN, listed on the 1860 Coudersport, Potter Co., Pennnn. census. I would like to know her married/maiden name and if she had a daughter also named Catherine or a daughter named Julia.

BOYD, BUTLER posted by Barbara Martin on Friday, September 8, 2000

I am looking for Lavina BUTLER, of Ulysses, late 1800's, or early 1900's. Birth date probably 1870 or thereabouts. She and husband, Casper Butler,(they were cousins) had at least one child - Mabel Butler BOYD, my grandmother, in 1890. Lavina and Casper divorced and she married Fred Baker, who was reportedly a bootlegger. Also, they operated a restaurant in Coudersport. The story is that he committed suicide, she moved to Avoca, NY and died there. I have been unable to find her in Steuben Co., NY or Potter Co., PA. Help!! I would like to know about any siblings - my great aunts and uncles and cousins.

DAVIS posted by Charles Joyce on Thursday, September 14, 2000

I am trying to check on the identities of two brothers, surname "DAVIS" who are buried in the Sunderlinville Cemetary, and who served in the civil war. Does anyone know their first names? They are apparently related to a Kiley G. Davis who also lived in Sunderlinville. Help please!

MACCONNELL, MCCONNELL, SCHMIDT posted by William Terrell on Friday, September 15, 2000

We are looking for info on Harold Wood MACCONNELL, (parents Albert Wylie MCCONNELL and Elizabeth SCHMIDT) born in Galeton, PA. about 1881/82. He was married to Jane Browning in Virginia about 1905, and we need to find data about his parents, siblings, etc. Thanks for any help!

ARCHIBALD, DUDLEY, SMITH posted by Cindy Dudley on Sunday, September 24, 2000

I am looking for any decendants or information on Ralph Leroy DUDLEY b.6/7/1877 to George Albert Dudley and Jemima Golden SMITH ARCHIBALD DUDLEY. He had at least one brother that lived to adulthood: William Richard Dudley. According to the records, Ralph was living in Coudersport when George died in 1921.

DODGE posted by Ruth A. Larson on Sunday, September 24, 2000

Researching DODGE families, once early settlers of Potter County (Shinglehouse), Ceres, Mc Kean County, Portville and Olean, NY. Included earliest settlers: Jonathan Dodge (wife Atherton), Daniel Dodge -built saw mill in Shinglehouse, Lyons Dodge, David Dodge, and George W. Dodge (born NH)a land agent for NH owners. Believe David Dodge was my great, great grandfather who left area and migrated to Crawford county, PA. about 1832-33. Searching for proof of his migration and names of his parents and/or siblings. Also trying to determine family links between early Dodge settlers of PA and Dodge relatives, William Earl Dodge, and Anson Phelps Dodge, of New York City.

HILL posted by Andrew Tumas on Wednesday, September 27, 2000

I'm looking for information on a man by the name of B.J. HILL. My Grandfather purchased a farmhouse off of Mr. Hill in the early 1900's. The house is located near the top of the hill in Odin Valley, Austin. If anyone has any information, or is familiar with this area, please contact me.

BONACCI, SIRIANNI posted by Daniel C. Russo on Saturday, September 30, 2000

My Grandmother was born in Galeton, PA on May 1, 1902. I am looking for information on SIRIANNI'S or BONACCI'S. She was Baptised at St Baibiana Church and her sponsors of the baptism were Peter Sirianni and his wife Angelina Bonacci Sirianni. I would love to know about there stay in Galeton, PA. At Revrern at the Church at the time was D.S. Sheehan.



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