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This file was last updated March 19, 2009.

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ABEL, Jeremiah (George) and his bro, David settled in Saratoga on the west side of the lake ca RevW. My f Edgar Abel BOWEN b 1898 in Ballston Spa, went in with the boys during WWI and served in Fort Rodman MA New Bedford). His mo was Elizabeth ABEL (d 1907)dau of David ABEL and Elizabeth RATHBUN (dau of John RATHBUN). His fa was Albert BOWEN who d from poison ivy working on the Public Works Dept for Ballston Spa in 1923. Albert BOWEN was s of Peer BOWEN and Eliza Ann ELLENWOOD. In 1907 she came to live with her s Albert to raise my fa, whose mo Elizabeth ABEL BOWEN d young in 1907. Eliza Ann BOWEN was 70 years old when she did this and lived to be 101, d 1936. Albert BOWEN owned a res in Milton near the Blood factory. I have loads of info on the ABELs who came from Dutchess Co to settle in Stillwater. John D. Bowen, 613 Chichester Lane Silver Spring MD

ABRAMS, Thomas Jefferson and Norman WOOD both liv in the village of Batchellerville, town of Edinburgh, Saratoga Co. Thomas Jefferson ABRAMS b in Batchellerville in Dec 1838; m/1 Getty(sp?) CRANSON of Batchellerville; believed to have had 1 dau and 2 s; principal occupation: sawyer; believed to have fought in the Civ W, may have been a prisoner at Andersonville; apparently remov to Brocket's Bridge/Dolgeville, Herkimer Co. around 1880; m/2 Virginia ---. Norman WOOD b ca 1826 in NY; m Emma ---; had 6 s [Edwin A. (1852), Herbert D. (1855), George (1857), Willie (1859), John J. (1866) and Norman (1870); bdts may be off by one]; occupation: teamster; may be bur in Rock City Falls Cem. Abrams' dau, Sarah Elizabeth ABRAMS, b May 1861 or 1863, m WOOD's s, Edwin A. , b Nov. 1852; they liv entire m life near Dolgeville. Rollie Littlewood, Madison, WI.



ALLEN, Howard. Seeking parents and siblings of Howard ALLEN b. 24 Jul 1827 in Hadley, Saratoga, NY.  Died 3 Mar 1887 Rock Bluffs, NE.  Mrd 6Sep1857 Gentry Co, MO (courthouse burned) to Phebe Cooper McMILLEN b. 13Sep1834 in IN d. Oct 1892.  Ch: Emma Arstiene ALLEN-GRAVES b. 1Aug1858 in MO, d. 22Dec1939 in Oakland, CA; William Byron ALLEN (my Gpa) b. 25Dec1859 in NE, d. 10Feb1946 in MT, Mrd  Rosella ALLBRITTON; Luella Catherine "Kate" ALLEN-JOHNSON b. 6Apr1861 in NE and d. 1938 in WA; Sanford Howard ALLEN b. 24Jul1862; Frances Alice ALLEN b. 26Apr1865 in NE, d. 1870 in NE; Oscar Grant ALLEN b. 12Mar1867; David Ross ALLEN b. 22Nov1869;  James ALLEN b. 1Jan1873;  Burr Simpson ALLEN b. 10Aug1876 and d. 15Apr1898.  All ch except Emma born NE.     My line: Myself/Frederick/William/ Howard George Allen, POB 276, Mabton, WA 98935-0276

ALLEN, JONATHAN JOHNSON. b 1782 married Sarah Vanlewe. Children Elijah b 1812, Henrietta, Jonathon . Married Betsy Owens , Children, Douglas Owen Allen b 1832 and Jonathon Allen b 1847. Searching for descendants Jonathon is in the 1830 and 1840 Census Charleston . Bob Allen

ALLEN, Wm. ? Elias b. 1795/96 poss Saratoga Co, NY; m Susan FRINK b 1796/97, the dau of Stephen & Hannah (WORDEN) FRINK. Elias & Susan liv in the town of Solon from 1820 - ca 1848 when the fam migrated down into Troupsburg, Steuben Co., NY, Elias & Susan had these known ch - Maria Elizabeth, William Elias, Asel Alanson, Norman, Alvin, Drucilla, Rosilla. Last year we celebrated our 100th ALLEN-MACK Reunion. We so wanted to find the anc of our Elias ALLEN. Does anyone know if he might have been related to the Elias ALLEN & Welthy BILL from the town of Taylor? Hope to make the next reunion a happy one. Have lot of info to share on this fam. Judy Allen Cwiklinski

ANDERSON, James and Rebecca, of Malta, NY Mid-1850s. JASPER GREEN PENNINGTON

ANDERSON, Marvin C. Seek death record of Marvin C ANDERSON b. abt 1815 Saratoga, NY.  He and wife are listed in 1850 -1860 Saratoga Census and in 1855 Saratoga NY State Census.  I believed he died between 1860 and 1870.  His wife, Rhoda/Roda (Jones) Anderson and children show up in Ashtabula Co., OH in 1870 without Marvin.  Nancy Bannister

ANDRUS/ANDREWS, Charles. Seeking any help I can find on Andrus-Davis family. Charles Andrus/Andrews b 1782, son of Samuel ANDREWS and Annice MURRAY who at one time lived  in Stillwater.  Charles married a young Native American girl named Lucinda,  who we believe was daughter of a  John DAVIS.  Charles was baptised at age 16 at Christ Episcopal Church, Ballston, in 1798 as listed in the church records.  In 1801 or thereabouts he married Lucinda b.1786. They Christened  their first three children b.1802,04 and 06 at the same church (church records list her as Cynthia).  They had a total of 13 kids all of whom were named for themselves, Charles' parents and his siblings, except  for 1 son  named John Davis ANDRUS. Then a daughter Laura named her son John Davis FERRIS and there are 2 other descendents carring the name John  Davis as their first 2 names. WHO WAS JOHN DAVIS, the Native  American  of Saratoga  County? Annette Campbell

ARMSTRONG, Elisha, my gggg gf b 2 Dec 1784 in Ballston Saratoga Co NY, d 7 Jan 1878 in Falls Twp Wyoming Co PA. He m 8 Oct 1804 in Westchester Co, NY Elizabeth RUSSELL, b 10 May 1788 in Schoharie Co NY, d 15 Dec 1873 in Falls Twp Wyoming Co PA. Poss par of Elizabeth are William RUSSELL and Maria BECKER. Poss f of Elisha is Edward ARMSTRONG. I was told by my gf that Elizabeth RUSSELL was a Native American. I am willing to share my ARMSTRONG/RUSSELL research with you for info that you have. I am mainly looking for infor on Elisha and Elizabeth par. Howard LANE

ARNOLD, Daniel. Seek parents and siblings of Daniel Arnold, born Aug. 6, 1806 in Saratoga County. He had a falling out with his family and never allowed his children to know even his parents names.

ARNOLD, Sarah See POWELL, Westel W.

ARNOLD, Sarah See also WHALEN, John.

ASFOURY, John and Julia. Seeking anyone who may have known the ASFOURY family. John (Zahi) and Julia ASFOURY lived in Saratoga from around  1908 until 1964. Their daughter Catherine married Michael AIDE around 1930. (I believe the marriage was annulled and that she  took back her maiden name, but I'm not sure). Immediate members of  the ASFOURY family included (my father) Edward, Jean and Fred. There  was a George ASFOURY, who I believe to be a brother to John and a  Nicholas ASFOURY who I believe was John's father. Nicholas was a tailor. John owned a greens grocery and they also owned the "Saratoga Arms" at 557 South Broadway. The ASFOURY's originally came from Tripoli, Lebanon. I am most  interested in finding out what happened to Catherine, George and  Nicholas - all seem to have disappeared. Sherrie (ASFOURY) Hardin


ASH (Esch), William (Wilhelm), b. Germany ca 1730, joined Red Hook Luth. Church, Dutchess County 5 June 1757, md Elizabeth DOPP (chr at Red Hook 14 Apr 1740, dau. of Joh. Peter DOP/ TOP / DOPF) ca. 1758; had children Peter, Henry, William, Gertrude, John, Jacob and Mary in Dutchess County; to Halfmoon Twp., Saratoga Co. ca. 1774; children Eve, David and Elizabeth born there. William ASH Sr. died before 9 June 1796 (inventory). Widow Elizabeth died by 8 June 1819 (probate of will). Oldest son Peter ASH md Catherine ________ (need maiden name) no later than 1799. Was youngest son David (b. 1779) married before his circa 1803 marriage to Phebe CLOSE? Wisconsin biography of Peter BELL (1821-1904) states that his mother Eve (ASH) BELL (b. 1800) was the daughter of David ASH, native of New York, suggesting that David was married first, ca. 1799, to a woman who died shortly after giving birth to Eve. Barry Wood or alternate address

ASHLEY, Lucretia. Info on Lucretia Ashley, died 5/7/1830, Baptist Church, Saratoga. Nancy Page

ATKINS, John. Seek ancestry of John ATKINS b. 1783 in England. Arrived in America with his daughter Anna b. 1832. She married Warren THOMAS b. 1820 in Milton. Both lived in Milton and are buried in the Powell-Wiswall Cem. Lance Cole

AUSTRO, Isadore liv in Saratoga Spgs area; had a farm in the area; Had a sis Anna PLOCHOTNICKI liv in Brooklyn. Also, sis Josephine and Jennie. I know Anna b 1887, Isadore is younger. Anyone that would recognize these family names? carol plockot



BACON, Samuel assumed R.M. VANDER WERKEN's freehold lease of Farm # 1, Great Lott 16. His widow, Lydia BACON, bought fee simple absolute title the said farm from General SCHUYLER's heir and dau, Catherine SCHUYLER MALCOM, in 1808 (see Saratoga Count Deed Book ? at page 48). Seek Samuel BACON's bdt, bpl, ddt, dpl, w, ch and occupation. Leslie Potter

BAIRD, Berian Edwin. Seeking parents of Berian Edwin BAIRD (b-1872, d-1962), buried in Middle Grove Cemetery. He was married to Etta BARNEY (b-1875, d-1925). Have reason to believe that parents were John (b-1/18/1851, d-1926) and Ella ROBINSON. Brenda

BAKER Interested in other BAKER researchers who have Saratoga Co., N.Y. connections. Carole

BAKER. Could someone please put me in contact with the BAKER family reunion committee. My wife has Baker's on her side and we want to research them. Write to


BAKER, See JENKINS, William.

BAKER, Edith See STEVENSON, Mary .

BAKER, Jonathan in the 1820 Cen for Day, NY (formerly Concord), Saratoga Co. B 1794 in CT, m/1 Anna ?? and m/2 Mary ??; he d 1852. His dau Catherine BAKER m Philip PAUL, also of Day, NY. Who were his par? Was Michael BAKER a bro (both are in the cen). Who was his w Anna? Falconer

BAKER,Ranson b 28 Aug 1817 d 30 Jun 1894 in Mechanicville NY; m Margaret ? b 1 Jul 1819 d 17 Mar 1898 in Mechanicville NY. Ch: Ranson J. BAKER b 26 Apr 1860 d 27 May 1909 m Mary F. STEVENSON b 26 Apr 1860 d 5 Feb 1917. Alfred BAKER b 1852 d 1924 m Verona M. FITCH b 1856 d 1926. I have been told that Alfred BAKER was a federal judge. Nettie BAKER b 1846 d 1900 m Elias Tallman . Jessica (Jessie) BAKER...I know nothing on her. Donna Berry

BALDWIN, George W. Seek info George W. BALDWIN b abt 1840, who is in the 1880 Census in Malta, with wife Susan [SMITH] BALDWIN, b 12 April 1842 Columbia Co NY (my gr-gr-aunt), along with son Frank C, b abt 1872. Later George and Susan adopted her great-niece, Lola (in 1900 Schagticoke Rensselaer Co Census: J. Lula) WORTZ. I don't know whether Lola's name was changed, but family tales say Aunt Susie adopted her to "raise her in music." Jean Chapman Snow

BALDWIN, John - Seeking info on John BALDWIN of Malta, b ca 1785-1790, d in 1823.. Married Elizabeth or Betsey LAWRENCE. They had 4 children, 2 girls, 2 boys. Seeking any info on John and wife, place of burial and also names of parents and siblings. Dianne

BALL, John and Elisha/Elijah POWELL. Both men settled in or around Ballstown, Saratoga Co, NY in early 1800s. L. Templer Alexander

BALL, Lizzie Ella. Seeking birth record of Lizzie Ella Ball (may also be Elizabeth) born 1846 in Mechanicville, NY. Dorothy A. Brousseau

BALL, Margaret (Zoe). Seeking obit or death notice for Margaret "Zoe" BALL who d in Saratoga 1950 or '51 at about 75 yrs of age. BALL was her maiden name and stage name as a performer when she was younger. No luck in locating her without married name. She once owned a rooming/boarding house in Saratoga. She was from the BALL family of Cleveland Ohio, had lived in Chicago and Detroit before settling in Saratoga. Peggy Williams, Detroit, MI





BARBER, Joshua signed a freehold lease with Gen Philip SCHUYLER for Farm # 5 - South of the Saratoga Patent in 1782. He was the s of Moses BARBER and the bro of Simeon BARBER, lessee of Farm # 5 - north, Great Lott 16 of the Saratoga Patent. Seek his bdt, bpl, ddt, dpl, w, ch, occupation and where he relocated, if he did. Leslie Potter

BARBER, Moses res Stillwater, Saratoga Co and/or Dutchess Co, NY. b 1705/6. May have been a physician and/or member of the Colonial NY Legislature. Leslie Potter

BARBER, Simeon leased Farm # 5 - north, Great Lott 16 of the Saratoga Patent from Gen SCHUYLER in 1782. He is the s of Moses BARBER and the h of Susannah SKIDMORE. In 1769 he had sublet a farm on Great Lott 14, of the Saratoga Patent from John NIELSON. Seek his occupation, ddt, dpl, w, ch, and when he left Farm # 5 - north, of the Saratoga Patent. Leslie Potter

BARBER, Thomas b 15 May 1804 Saratoga Co, NY, and w Mercy Ann (?) BARBER b 26 Feb 1806 NY, m ca 1824 NY. Ch: Eliza Ann BARBER WITT b 15 Mar 1825 Saratoga Co, NY; John B. BARBER b 1829 NY and Bradford BARBER b 1832 Saratoga Co, NY. Thomas was son of Benjamin B. BARBER Sr and Mary CRANDALL, Bradford is my GGGf. Need info on mo's surname, some proof of b of all ch. Wm. J. "Bill" BARBER

BARD, See PECK, Amos.



BARNES, Abigail SEE POTTER, Paulinus

BARNEY, Etta see BAIRD, Berian Edwin

BARNEY, Obed - Buried Day Center Cem (1925). Seek exact date and cause of death. Believed to have lived with bro, Sanford BARNEY, at time of death. He moved to WI, marr Permelia WITHERS, they ret to NY, and then Permelia left him and ret to WI. Where can I find obituary? Mary Hirsch

BARNUM. 1790 to 1815 Saratoga-Albany-Otsego areas Looking for any Barnum family members in Central NY area. Born in early 1700's Connecticut. A.Barnum 1790 Ballston; 1808-09 New Lisbon, Otsego; Judah Barnum b. 1792 Saratoga; Joshua Barnum b. 1782 Connecticut; 1808 thru 1815 New Lisbon, Otsego. Sharon Braun


BARTLEY, See KEEHAN, Edward Henry.

BASSETT, Charles H. Seek info prior to 1910 Mechanicville Census for Charles H. BASSETT. Bobbi Bassett



BEACH, See POTTER, Simeon.

BEACH, Joseph. Seeking info Joseph BEACH family in Saratoga Springs 1860 Census. In household were: Joseph BEACH 38; Julia 40, Julia 18, John 16, James 12, and Edwin 4. LaVohn

BEACH, Julia liv in Saratoga Springs in 1860. I have two letters written by her to her cousin Julia TATRO. I assume from the content of the letters Julia BEACH would have been in her teens or early twenties in 1860. In the letters she mentions another cousin Julia CARY. I believe she also liv in Saratoga Spring in 1860. My e-mail address until March 22 is Lavohn Josten
See also DEPRAY




BEEBE, Rachel b ca 1801 Saratoga Co.(unconfirmed); m Artemas Wheelock, resided in Jefferson Co, NY. Seeking info on par or sib. J. Wheelock


BELDING, Melancthon. Seeking siblings of Melancthon Belding. His fa Samuel Belding owned dry goods store with bro Chauncey. Peggy Phillips

BELL see ASH, William

BELL, John b. 1776, Halfmoon, md (1) ca. 1802 Tammason (Thomasina) VAN HINING (Van Huyningen). She had five children: Rowland, Henry, Rebecca, Eva and Cornelius before her death ca. 1816. Was she a daughter of Abraham VAN HINING? John md (2) 3 Jan 1818 at Fonda, Eva or Effie ASH (dau. of David ASH) and had five more children. John & Effie are buried in Mt. Vernon Cem., Springdale Twp., Dane Co., Wis. Barry Wood or alternate address


BENEDICT, Hiram See also PETTIT, Timothy H.

BENEDICT, Hiram, Sr and his 2 sons, Hiram (Jr) and Nelson all mov from the Saratoga area to MI in 1837. w/1 of Nelson, Amanada STODDARD and w/2, Mary Ann ELY, both of NY. Hiram Jr m Hannah CRANDALL b 21 Dec 1808 in Greenfield, Saratoga, NY. I am the gggson of Nelson, now liv in ID. Jerry Benedict


BENJAMIN, William - Wm's first wife died abt 1786. He remarried to Ruth___. He died 1789. In 1791 John and Ruth settled his estate in Stillwater NY. In the 1790 census Ruth Benjamin was listed as head of household with no children listed. Looking for guardian(s) of Wm's children by Abigail Fitch Benjamin, all b in Egremont Ma. Children are Jared b. 2/16/1782 ; Joseph b. 12/23/1775 ; Wm. b. 12/22/1776 ; Elias B. 1/9/1779; Phoebe Ann b. 1/18/1780; and Anna b. 1784/6. Barbara Benjamin Metsack

BENNET, Betsey SEE WOOD, Amasa .



BERRY, James L. Seek information regarding James L. BERRY who lived in Northumberland and Moreau, Saratoga Co., in the 1790s. He married Mary ("Polly") DUMONT (or DuMont) and had two children: Edward Dumont BERRY (b. 1795) and Elizabeth Caldwell BERRY (b. 1798). Bruce Merritt

BERRY, John M and his wife Eunice (nee PAYNE). My link to Saratoga County was the birth of their last ch(9th) name Stephen Payne BERRY reportedly in Half Moon in 1814. I believe they were m in the late 1700's. Eunice PAYNE's bro (Isaac Bunnel PAYNE)b in Schuylerville in 1759.I am interested on any info re: John M. BERRY and/or contacting anyone who may be researching this fam line. Gary Pettett

BERTRAND, John m/1 Rosannah GRAY, m/2 Frances DEYO(?), who was bur in Baptist Cem, Burnt Hills, NY. Is he the same person as John BERTRAND b 1840 at Saratoga Lake and mov to Saratoga Springs? Trudy Horridge, 1720 Wells Branch Parkway # 3106, Austin, TX 78728

BESSETTE, Pheobe, d ca 1940, and William NOLIN d on the northside of Waterford ca 1955. Looking for more info on my ggpa. Trudy Horridge, 1720 Wells Branch Parkway # 3106, Austin, TX 78728

BETTS, Benjamin. Seeking parents of Benjamin Betts Sr. of Saratogo, NY, whose descendants are known and found in Wallace, NS and PEI, Canada. An abstract of Benjamin Betts’ Loyalist claim states that in 1783 he was living at Machiche, was a native of America, in 1775 lived in Saratoga, NY, in 1777 joined Burgoyne, went to Canada (Quebec), and was in Dr. Adams’ company in Peter’s Corps; after in Jessup’s Corps. He was in Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Sep 1780. Elaine Thompson

BETTS, John J. Seek info on John J BETTS (b.1798 d aft 1870) and his wife Harriet (b 1801 d. bef 1870). John and Harriet are on the Saratoga Co Town of Moreau censuses for 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, and 1870. Seek Harriet's maiden name, their marriage date etc. Their son James Robert BETTS (b. 1829 d. 1881)married Charity Ann JOHNS (b. 1835 d. 1907). Heidi Crawley


BILLS, Ira Grove b. abt. 1828-33 in Angelica, Allegheny Co, NY. He had a brother, John, b. in Saratoga Co., NY, and a brother Reuben born somewhere in NY. Father: Reuben, Mother: u/k. Moved to IL. Any help appreciated. Bruce or Beth Bahnson

BLACKWOOD fam in Hadley from 1802-1880. Seeking residence for Henry BLACKWOOD and w, Jennie GILBERT before they settled in Hadley. Were their sons Henry jr., Samuel, Charles, and George ? Any additional children ? What was the maiden name of Samuel's wife, Persis? Nancy Blackwood Kless


BLENIS, Catherine SEE HALLOCK, Mathew.


BLOOD, See MOSHIER, Phillip James.

BOARDMAN, Charles   SEE SPALDING, Harriet S.

BOLSTER, Amos L. My G-G Uncle, Amos Leroy BOLSTER, b. Aug. 16th, 1855 in Berne, NY. My father holds that Amos lived in Mechanicville and worked at "the Nickel Plate Works." He remembers that his father Asher BOLSTER reported riding his bicycle up to visit his Uncle Amos circa 1916. Seek info on either Amos or "Nickel Plate works." Barbara Bolster-Barrett

BONNER,Thomas b Nov 1844 in Stoke Canon, Devon, ENG; m Elizabeth DAVEY 2 Oct 1864 in Bradninch, Devon, ENG. Mov to Ballston Spa, NY ca 1886. Wondered what became of the ch: Mary(Polly) b 1865 in ENG, m John RADFORD; James b 1868 in ENG, m Mary and liv in Warren Co; Eliza b 1871 in ENG, m Painter GEORGE b 1873 in Eng; Eva b 1877 in ENG, m Chauncy HODSOLL; Alice(my gm) b 1883 in ENG (I know about her); Thomas b 1887 in Ballston Spa, NY. James Edwards

BOSS, Joshua: see PACKARD

BOSTWICK, Elizabeth b May 1796 in Galway, Saratoga Co, NY, m Ansel KNOWLES, d 12 Oct 1880 in Racine, Racine Co, WI. Looking for any relatives. Pamela Priest

BOSTWICK, John assumed Micajah MARSHALL's lease for Farm # 4, Great Lott 16 of the Saratoga Patent ca 1791. Seek his bdt, bpl, ddt, dpl, w, ch and date when he left Farm # 4 of Great Lott 16 of the Saratoga Patent and where he relocated. Leslie Potter

BOTSFORD, See ROGERS, Jonathan .


BOUDREAU : Seek info about Brother Pancratius BOUDREAU from Nova Scotia. Born 1913, came to Saratoga Springs in the early 1960's; served at St. Clement's Church and was very charismatic. His given name is Joseph Andrew. I know he left the area in or around 1970. He left many personal items behind. Anyone who knew Pancratius please contact me. Frank Connors





BRADSHAW, Elizabeth b Dec 1774 in Stillwater, Saratoga Co NY. Her f was James BRADSHAW. Elizabeth married a Isaac NICHOLS in 1790 in NY. Barbara Wilson Nichols


BRADY, Patrick. Seek descendents of Patrick BRADY Sr. (1828-1870, son of Thomas & Margarette BRADY, b circa 1800 in Ireland) and Julia Goulden BRADY.   Lived in Queensbury and Luzerne.  Sons: Patrick BRADY, Jr (my grandfather), Michael and Thomas.  Buried in Corinth Catholic Cemetery.  Marie Clark Poutre



BREWER. Seeking more info about Brewer family of Saratoga County. I know they lived in Saratoga County many years, but I don't know where they came from before Saratoga County. Isaac Brewer b. 1785 (NY?) m. Elizabeth Strover about 1801, and d. 4 Feb. 1862 (probably Schuylerville) Elizabeth Strover b. 1786 (NY?) d. 30 May 1859 Schuylerville, Saratoga. Both buried in Schuylerville Cemetery on N. Broadstreet. Their son Henry Brewer b. 13 Sep 1821 Schuylerville; m. Amanda ? circa 1847; d. 26 Nov 1894 Wakefield, Nebraska Amanda Treehouse (or Threehouse) b. 11 Oct 1828 (NY?); d. 6 Dec 1918. Want to verify maiden name of Amanda. Rob Warren


BRIGGS, Jesse b NY, 1795, believe in Providence, Saratoga Co. His anc b in Rochester, Plymouth Co, MA. His f may have been Silas b 1765 or Job. His ch are Silas Lewis b. 1/11/1830 in Providence (no proof), Sally Ann b 1832, NY, Naboth B. b 1838, Providence, NY and Elizabeth b ?, NY. Jesse may have been appointed Justice of the Peace in Providence in 1827. The fam mig to WI ca 1857. Jesse served in the Seminole war under Capt Harrison in the GA Militia, and was awarded 160 acres in Waushara Co, WI for his service. Write to Melvin Briggs, 5309 Cortez Ct., Cape Coral, FL 33904.


BROGUE, Broquel. Seek info family of Broquel BROGUE (abt 1831-unknown) and Sarah Elizabeth REICHARD (1833-1865) Sons: George Edward BROGUE (1856-1933) and Franklin P. BROGUE (b.d. Unknown). George m. Hannah E. DAVISON (1856-1931) had son Rexford W. BROGUE (1881-1937) Rexford m. Sarah A. SHIPPEE (1878-1938) had son George BROGUE (1907-1907 5 weeks) All buried Corinth Rural Cemetery. Mike

BROMLEY, See ALLEN, Eliza Elizabeth.







BROWN, Hannah NOLLIN, w of Wright BROWN of Stillwater, NY. She d ca 1784-1787. They attended the Congregational Church in Stillwater...can you tell me who would have those records? I just found in "Compendium of Early Mohawk Families listing Births/Baptisms; BROWN, Wright and wife, Hannah (NOLLIN), Stillwater, Isaac, bapt. Jan 18, 1784 (JDR:16) Can you tell me what JDR stands for ? I am looking for the date of death and grave for Hannah and the names of other ch and the name of Wright's second wife, Bertha or Bethany. Sonja Abate

BROWN, James. see CHASE, Wing.

BROWN, Joseph was the assignee who took over William MEAD's lease for Farm # 3, Great Lott 16 of the Saratoga Patent, some time prior to 1797. Seek his w, ch, ddt, dpl and when he vacated Farm # 3, Great Lott 16 of the Saratoga Patent and where he relocated. Leslie Potter

BROWN, Joseph of Stillwater lived next to WRIGHT S. BROWN in the early 1790s. He is possibly a son of Wright and HANNAH NEWLAND BROWN. Where did he go when he left Stillwater? Did he go to Overland County, TN with Simeon Barber and his family? Sonja Abate

BROWN, Roscoe D. Seek contact w desc of Roscoe D. BROWN, b. 27 August 1887, Rock City Falls or his siblings, Lillian, Mablel and Thomas. Gayalyn A. Wojtowicz

BROWN, Solomon. Seek info about Solomon BROWN b. 1765; d. 16 Sep 1839 in Galway, Saratoga Co., NY. Married [possibly Galloway or Galway] about 1790, Mary, born 1770 died 17 Feb 1846. Children: Andrew b. abt 1794; Francis b. abt 1796; Samuel R. b. 7 AUG 1798; G. (George?) b. abt 1800; Justus (Justin?) b. 19 Nov 1802; Lydia b. abt 1804; Millie b. abt 1806. Solomon was a Revolutionary War private, and is buried in Potter Cemetery, Town of Galway. Jerry England

BROWN, WRIGHT S. & wife, HANNAH NEWLAND left Swanzey, Cheshire county, NH in June 1783 and settled in Stillwater, then Albany Co. By 1789 Hannah had died and he remarried a Bethia, Bethany or Bertha (she went by Bertha). I believe Hannah was a sister to Rial (Royal or Arial) Newland who was in Stillwater as early as 1779. Joseph and Isiah Newland could have been brothers to Rial and Hannah. I seek birth and marriage records for Hannah. Does anyone know where she and Rial were born and to whom? Sonja Abate

BROWNELL, Gilbert Henry See GILES, David Masury.

BRYANT, Franklin L. b 1854 Broadalbin, Saratoga Co, NY. Par were Samuel BRYAN and Jane BREWER. Franklin m Hannah Moriah JONES b bet 1852 - 1854 in Broadalbin. Would appreciate hearing and exchanging info with anyone searching these same lines. Also looking any info on John Thurmond BRYANT listed as a CivW vet from Greenfield, Saratoga Co, NY. Mary A. (Bryant) Morancie

BRYANT, Samuel D. and Jane BROWER would have been my gg gpar. Samuel b 1830 in Broadalbin m Jane BROWER b Nov 1831. Samuel seems to have dropped out of site in later years. Jane d 1916 and bur Powell Wiswall Cem. Jane's par were Samuel BROWER and Sara BURR. Am hoping to make a tie in with a Jeremiah Brower line.


BUEL, See PECK, Amos.

BULLARD, Charles A. see WILLIAMS, Charles and Anna.

BURGE, John A b 1793 in Saratoga Co, NY; m Viola Irene "Polly" MORGAN in neighboring Washington Co, NY on 18 Jun 1815. By 1820, they had mov to Pembroke, Genesee Co, NY. I'm looking for anyone researching this surname who might have info on poss f of John BURGE. Note: Name is sometimes BURGES or BURGESS. I did see on the 1790 Saratoga Co cen the following men: John BURGES in Ballstown; Seth BURGES in Stillwater and Timothy BURGES in Saratoga. Virgene Travis in Montana


BURGER, Dr. Albert Bloomfield, b 11 Mar 1837, Albany; m 18 Jun 1868, Bacon Hill, to Eliza Ann CHAPMAN, dau of Samuel and Sarah HARTWELL CHAPMAN, b 14 May 1842, Northumberland. Looking for info about Dr. BURGER'S medical practice in Gansevoort, and his par, Jeremiah and Mary CLARK BURGER. Judith Halseth, 37135 HillsideDr., Paw Paw, MI 49079

BURHAM. Any info William BURHAM, and/or Theodore BURHAM, listed in the 1810 census in Saratoga Co. Duane Burham

BURNETT – Need help with the Burnett family of Ballston Spa. Squire was born 1810 in New York.  Believe mother was Nancy BURNETT.  Records of Christ Church of Ballston Spa list Squire BURNETT with children: William Henry b 1833; Mary Jane b. 1838; Elizabeth Ann b. 1840. Was Thomas B. BURNETT the father of Squire?  When did Thomas die? Sandra


BURNHAM, William. SEE POTTER, Paulinus .

BURNHAM, William. b. 1769 Sheffield, Berkshire, MA. Married Lorinda POTTER dau of Paulinus POTTER in Saratoga Co, before 1809. The family lived in Moreau, then Luzerne, then Moreau, then Bradford county PA then Wells, Hamilton Co. NY. The children that I know of are James b 1809 Saratoga Co married Emeline? and died In Bradford County  PA; William b 1813 Saratoga Co married Philenia ORTON, burial Wells Hamilton Co., NY; Eliza C. b 1821 NY, married Nelson SHONTZ, burial Mechanicville Saratoga Co.

BURNHAM, Zimri or could be William Z BURNHAM b 1799 Moreau Saratoga Co NY. Looking for par? DOLLSBYAP

BURNS, Frances see TRAINOR, James

BURNS, Jonathan m Anna CHASE in Greenfield Congregational Ch 16 Jul 1795. David BURNS m ?? NORTON. Both boys pioneered northeast PA. I know their f emi from Northern IRE but I know nothing else. One poss cen entry that fits says there were 3 other sons and 2 dau liv in Saratoga in 1790. who are the par of Jonathan and David BURNS? Mary G


BURR, Melissa see VANBUREN, Henry C.

BURTISS see COWLES, Chauncey.

BURTON, See KIRBY, Thomas.

BUSH. Seeking info BUSH family of Ketchum Corners, Stillwater. Names incl Gilman, George, John W., Clarence, Ida, Gilbert, Florence, Grace, and Fayette. Eliza BUSH, daughter of Gilman,married David HOWLAND 1867 in Stillwater. Barbara Ward

BUTLER, Ruth, my gg gmo b 1831 in Saratoga Co. In the 1830 cen are listed the following BUTLERs: Jacob in Clifton Park; John, Peter and Silas in Hadley; Martin H. and William L. in Edinburgh; John V. in Saratoga and Manly in Corith. I am looking for information that might help me include or exclude any of these men as Ruth's father. Diane Ryan


BYRNES of Waterford, NY. Seeking to connect with desc of Stephen BYRNES, brother of Patrick BYRNES our ggggrandfather . Patrick BYRNES married twice, first to Mary DROHAN who died shortly after their 5th child was born. Patrick remaried Bridget COSTIN and they had 3 children. Patrick died 1930, just rec'd his obit. Any connections please email us..this has been one of our "brick walls" Catherine

BYTELER, John. Seek genealogical data on John BYTELER of Saratoga Patent, i.e., the names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. John BYTELER's personal property was assessed at $10.00 on the 1779 Saratoga District Tax List. Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter


CADY, See CRANE, Sarah.

CAHOO, CAHO, KAHOO, COHOES, etc. Seek info on the family of William and Mary Cahoo. They lived in Greenfield in the 1830s and 1840s, then to Mechanicville in late 1840s and 1850s, then Saratoga Springs in 1854. Moved to NYC about 1857. Children include Caroline, John, Seth, Victoria, Joseph and Marietta. David Dohoes

CALDWELL, James see READ, Wm.

CALDWELL (Colwell,Cadwell), James Mead(e) b in Saratoga Co. 5 Aug 1822, and moved to Herkimer Co.; first marr 1848 Mary OSBORN, dau of Rev. Simon and Hannah (Farrington) OSBORN. Mary died in1849 giving birth to their first child. James worked for the Osborns until 1851, when he married Lousia MINOTT, daughter of James and Nancy (SHEAF) MINOTT. They had 5 Children: James b.1852 - Harriet CRAMER; Mary J. b. 1856 - Jacob WEIGAND; Helen Lulu b. 1858 - Varnum P. FARRINGTON; Jerome Meade b. 1861 - Anna R. Patterson MAYNARD; Alvah Howard b. 1866 - died young. BetteJo Hall Caldwell

CALKINS/CAULKINS Want to exchange info on CALKINS or CAULKINS family of Ballston Spa/Milton area late 1700's into 1800's. Especially Eleff CALKINS (parents unknown) who married John CLARK early 1790's and lived in Broadalbin, now Fulton County. Also interested in Joel CALKINS, who lived Ballston Spa 1785-1805 and then moved west to the town of Lorraine in Jefferson County, NY. Sara Gaarde

CALKINS, Freeman m Sarah WOODS, prob in Chenango Co. NY. They mov to Chautauqua Co. NY in 1829 and liv in Livingston Co. MO in 1868. Freeman CALKINS b 8 Nov 1807 in Greenfield, Saratoga Co. NY to Elisha CALKINS and Anna DALRYMPLE. Madeline Dodd


CAMPBELL Seeking information about CAMPBELL family of Saratoga, particularly brothers William and John. William married into the FOOTE family in 1900. BProper

CAMPBELL, Daniel. Seek genealogical data on Daniel Campbell of Saratoga Patent, i.e., the names and dates for his wife, children's spouses and parents. Daniel Campbell's farm was assessed at $10.00 on the 1779 Saratoga District Tax List. Daniel Campbell served in 13th Regiment of Albany County Militia and Second Regiment of Line. He signed the 1778 Petition to NY Governor George Clinton, and Saratoga District Wheat Flour & Salt Petition. According to records of First Congregational Church, Stillwater, his children were: Rebekah b. 1771, Robert b. 1776, Ruth b. 1779, Jerush b. 1779, Silas b. 1780. Also seek specific info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter

CANDEE, Medad b 5/5/1768 & d 4/25/1852. Supposed revolutionary war soldier. I would like to have someone locate the burying ground he is in and take digitals of the headstones for Medad & his family members.   Cornelius Durkee's Saratoga County Epitaphs inscriptions on gravestones in Presbyterian Cemetery (Town of Stillwater) 9/11/1877 by Durkee and Edward D. Harris, included the following: Candee,        Medad     d. Apr. 25, 1852, 84 ys Candee,        Betsey BRISTOL, wife of Medad,  d. Jan 4 1847, 77ys Cande,          Louisa BOUGHTON,  daughter of Lyman & Phebe,  d. July 13 1822 1y 5m, 28 d Durkee's description of this cemetery: "on the east slope of a ridge west of the River Road and Canal, a short distance north of the Village of Stillwater."  Medad was an elder at one time of the presbyterian church in Stillwater. I'm not sure if the cemetery is by this church or even it it still exists. Connie


CAREY, John liv in Ballston Spa ca 1860's . He m Margaret MCMAHON. They had a dau, Mary and s, John and James. I am seeking any info on any other rel who may have liv in the area. He imm from IRE in 1856.

CARPENTER, John. Seek genealogical data on John CARPENTER of Saratoga Patent, i.e. names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $5.00 in 1779. He served in 13th Albany Co. Militia. He signed the Saratoga District Wheat Flour & Salt Petition. Also seek specific info about location of his residence. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY. Leslie Potter

CARR, See CRANE, Sarah.

CARR, Jehiel. Seek info re family of Jehiel CARR: family history says b. ca. 1777 in Galway, Saratoga Co; m. Betsy HEYER/HYER about 1800 in Albany; had ch, possibly born in Saratoga Co, 1800-1814: William, Ebenezer, Riley, Elizah, Asa, Hiram, Philip, Darius, Joseph and James before moving to western NY (where Jehiel, Eliza Maria, Van Rensselaer and Lorenzo were born). Donna Potter Phillips, Spokane, WA

CARY, See BEACH, Julia.

CARY, Julia. Seeking information about Julia Cary who was married in Saratoga County in about 1860-61. LaVohn Josten

CASE: I have interest in both CASE and TABOR lines in Saratoga/Montgomery County 1800 to 1805. I am a Volunteer at the Maryland Archives and help people with research in Maryland. I'm willing to swap research time with someone in your area for research in my area.  Charles Case

CASEY, Gorham b 11 Aug 1804 in Saratoga co. Mo's name Rosanna ?? CASEY b ca 1771 in MA. D. Casey, Waukesha, WI

CASSADY, Charles. Seek info about Charles CASSADY (born abt. 1834 in Vt./Canada) and his wife, Mary Barry WILTON. They are in the 1880 Northumberland census with their children, Corning and Catherine. Sue

CATONE, Mary see MITCHELL, James

CAVANAGH. I have been told that there was a train that ran into Saratoga Springs called the "CAVANAGH SPECIAL" Railroading is very prominent in the family and I would like to know which train system etc. Thomas A. CAVANAGH was summer manager of a bar in United States Hotel in 1880's and 1890's. Where might I find info about this man? He was originally from Albany and after Saratoga, he ret to Albany and then went to New York City. Helen Cavanagh

CHADDERDON, Elijah and Elizabeth (WARNER); dau Jennie d Waterford 16 Nov 1871. Any information please. Chadder


CHAMBERLIN, John G. Seeking info on Hepzibah PACKARD, d April 1838, and John G. CHAMBERLIN, d May 1845, buried in Powell-Wiswall Cemetery, Milton. They had son Joseph Fitch CHAMBERLIN. Am particularly interested in Hepzibah's parents. John Chamberlin




CHAPMAN, Abel b 11 Oct 1785 Westfield MA was in Saratoga in 1839 according to his brother Zenas' appl for their deceased mother's (Jerusha) pension. After Abel's brother Ezekiel was b 1789 in Argyle, Washington Co., Ezekiel Sr. moved to VT and was there for the 1790 and 1800 Censuses, then moved back to NY. 1820 Census has an Abel of correct age (35) in Charlton with 2 boys under 10, 3 girls under 10, and 2 girls 10-16, plus his wife. 1830 Census seems to have same Abel (45) in Stillwater, with one boy under 5, one 10-15, one 15-20, and a girl under 5, another 10-15, 2 15-20, one 20-30 and evidently his wife. Wish to locate descendants. Jean Chapman Snow

CHAPMAN, Israel m Anne PLATT or Sarah STEVENS BARKER in Saratoga Co, ca 1770-1790; believe them to be par of Timothy, Henry, Noah and three dau. Chitkatt

CHAPMAN, Samuel. Seek genealogical data on Samuel CHAPMAN of Saratoga Patent, i.e. names of his wife, his children and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $10.00 in 1779. Samuel CHAPMAN joined Peter Van Ness's Regiment in 1780; served in The Levies and in 13th Regiment of Albany County Militia. Also seek specific info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter

CHAPMAN, Timothy of Charlton, b 26 Sep 1789, m Sarah HILLER on 6 Feb 1817 in the First Presbyterian Ch in Ballston Center. Timothy bought property from an Israel and Sarah CHAPMAN on 11 Jun 1817. The deed to this property indicates that a Benjamin CHAPMAN owned property next to the property that Timothy bought. Israel CHAPMAN res in Charlton, Saratoga County, NY, on the1810 cen. Benjamin CHAPMAN res in Charlton, Saratoga County, NY., on the 1810 cen. Timothy and Sarah had a son, Henry Platt CHAPMAN, b 28 Feb 1819 in Charlton. Timothy CHAPMAN res in Charlton, Saratoga County, NY on the 1820 cen. Timothy d 29 Aug 1838 and bur in the Pine Grove Cem, Charlton, NY. Sarah (HILLER) CHAPMAN and her son, Henry Platt CHAPMAN, migrated to Elkhart, IN. Need information on the relationship of Israel and Benjamin CHAPMAN to Timothy. George C. Chapman

CHASE, See BURNS, Jonathan.

CHASE, Wing. Looking for line of Wing CHASE; also dau Delecty CHASE who m James H. BROWN. Seek info on either name; James BROWN is buried in the Woodward Cem., Providence, Saratoga Co. NY, his wife Delecty is buried in Michigan. Ermazine Woodward

CHATFIELD, Rausel. Looking for RAUSEL CHATFIELD born 6 January 1765 –married SARAH SHEFFIELD born 27 November 1767 Was JESSE CHATFIELD his father? Children of RAUSEL CHATFIELD. Frances Rose

CHATTERTON, Peter or David. Seeking any relatives of Peter and David Chatterton, brothers who indicate in the 1855 census they were b Saratoga County. Peter b betw 1810-1816 and David b betw 1804-1812. They also had sis Rachel Jane. Par or other sibs unknown: moved to Fulton Co abt 1835-38. Peggy Menear

CHEEMAN, Conrad. Seek genealogical data for Conrad CHEEMAN of Saratoga Patent, i.e. names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His farm was assessed at $75.00 in 1779. Also seek specific data on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

CHESSEY, Daniel. Seek genealogical data on Daniel CHESSEY of Saratoga Patent, i.e. names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $40.00. Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter

CHILDS, Mary see CUSHMAN, John C.

CHURCH, John b. abt. 1808 and Margaret SLOCUM, b. abt. 1810, had children: James, b. abt. 1823; Daniel C., b. abt. 1829; David, b. abt. 1831; Rhoda M., b. abt. 1833; Emeline E., b. abt. 1836; Sarah H., b. abt. 1841; Mary E., b. abt. 1843; John A., b. 1845; Isaiah V./B.(?), b. abt. 1847; Ellen F., b. abt. 1849-- all in NY, possibly in Saratoga Co. Margaret is listed in 1850 Saratoga Co., Saratoga, with these children, but no John. Did he die between 1848 and 1850?? Margaret later marries Timothy DARLING in Bennington VT. Any connections to this family??


CLANCEY, Elijah b ca 1774 Vt, d aft 1830 Saratoga Co NY m Mabel NICHOLSON, b 1775 MA, d aft 1855 Saratoga Co NY, dau of Henry NICHOLSON (1735-1807) & Mabel prob HALE(1726-1805). Ch: Stephen b 1802, Mary Ann b 1808, & Sarah Mabel b 1819, and 2 other dau & two other sons - perhaps John & Ambrose. Lived 1790-1800 in Tinmouth, 1810-20 in Clarendon. Mov to Wilton, Saratoga Co NY in 1825. Looking for par & other desc. Mabry Benson, 62 Eureka Ave, Kensington, CA 94707-1111

CLANCY, Stephen b 1802 in VT, prob the s of Elijah CLANCY of Clarendon & Tinmouth, Rutland Co. Stephen liv in Wilton, Saratoga Co ca 1825 - 1852, when he mov to Ogle Co. IL. Elijah, John & Ambrose CLANCY were also liv in Saratoga Co at the time. Looking for anc or other desc. Mabry Benson, 62 Eureka Ave, Kensington, California 94707



CLARK, See FRY, Julia Annie.

CLARK, See PECK, Amos.


CLARK, William and Jemina JENKINS with their fam came to Saratoga the 12th of Jan.1795. William d bef 1800 cen as Jemina is listed as living in Providence Town. Their ch: Freeman who m Lydia (one of their ch was Susan VanNess Clark who m Henry Lapp). Freeman and his fam left here in 1805 and went to Cobourg ONT); Martha who m a WEST; Arnold(could have a first name of Benedict), Jeremiah, Urania, John, Ruth, Presson or Preston, Joab?, Mary, Simon? and Thomas. When they came to Saratoga they were Quakers. Mary m out of the faith and was disowned. Freeman also m out of the faith was disowned and then reinstated. Lydia's par were Baptists. Her maiden name not known-could be Ferris or VanNess. The Clark's were alledgedly Mayflower descendants-not proven. Ted Dinniwell

CLEARY, Patricia. Seek information on whereabouts. Born 1927 in Mechanicville, Saratoga Co, NY. Daughter of Patrick A  (died 1969) and Martha (MONEST) CLEARY (died 1989), who moved to St Petersburg, Fla in mid 1960's but are buried in St Peter's Cemetery in Stillwater. Her aunt, Alice (CLEARY) MACKAY, and uncle, James E CLEARY are also buried at St Peter's. She had one cousin, John (Jack) CLEARY, son of James E, born and raised in Stillwater, and buried 2006 in Southfield, MI Bob Cleary


CLEMENT. Would like info on Clement family of Ballston Spa. Meta J. Shepherd

CLEMENT, Andrew b 1869, d 1931 and Lucy TAYLOR CLEMENT b 1877 d 1977 Zarina

CLEMENT, James. CLEMENT - still looking for James Clement born 1778, in Saratoga County; married Anne --?, b. in Vermont; sons James and Daniel born before 1818, probably in the East. Family migrated west, with births of sons Charles, Abiel, Ira, Hiram and Henry born along the way to Jefferson County. Hiram and Henry married women from the Alford family. Gordon J. Johnson

CLEMENT, Peter. Seek genealogical data on Peter Clement (1746-1834) of Saratoga Patent. Need names and dates of birth and death for his children and their respective spouses. His farm was assessed at $60.00 in 1779. Peter Clement died 21 December 1834, 88 years of age; buried Taylor Cemetery, Town of Stillwater. Married Anna _______, who d 10 March 1813 at age 58 years. Peter Clement was uncle of Gabriel STRANG and raised him. Peter Clement served in 13th Regiment of Albany County Militia, and signed the 1778 Petition to NY Governor George Clinton. Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

CLOSE see ASH, William

CLOSE, Rachel see see WARING, Abraham

CLOUGH , Walter H. b 1830 or earlier in NY state may have lived or had family ties in Saratoga Co; m Melissa (sp? Malissa, or Millissa) SMYTHE b 1830 or earlier in NY state. Levi Smythe CLOUGH, b 11 Feb 1848, NY state; liv in Saratoga Springs at one time, d 13 May 1927; m (one of five wives) Dora Maria DAVIS, b 4 Jan 1868; d. 1 Mar 1922. Levi Smythe CLOUGH, b 20 Apr 1898, Warren PA; d 16 Jul 1957; m Alice Frances BROOKS, b. 14 Jan 1917. Any information would be greatly appreciated - I've been looking for these folks for r along time! Debbie Clough Baisden

CLUTE, Charles. Seek parents of Charles Leston CLUTE born April 5, 1885, and died June 1973 in Ballston Spa, Saratoga County, New York. His wife was Lela M. LYONS, born 1888, and died June 29, 1976. Also looking for Charles A. CLUTE born 1862, died june 23, 1917, would like to have his parents also. larry shelton

COBB, Ebenezer. Seek genealogical data on Ebenezer Cobb of Saratoga Patent, i.e. names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $20.00 in 1779. Served in 13th Regiment Albany County Militia. Signed 1778 Petition to NY Governor George Clinton. On April 17, 1777 Ebenezer and Joshua Cobb submitted account for repairing of Arms on late invasion to northward amounting to 17:5:4, which was examined and found to be just. Was Ebenezer Cobb related to Joshua Cobb and if so how? Where was Ebenezer Cobb's residence? Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COBB, Joshua. Seek genealogical data on Joshua COBB of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children, and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $20.00 in 1779. He signed 1778 Petition to NY Governor George Clinton. See submission of account in Ebenezer COBB query above. Is Joshua COBB related to Ebenezer COBB of Saratoga Patent? Where was his residence located? Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter

COBB, William. Seek genealogical data on William Cobb of Saratoga Patent, i.e., name and dates of his wife, his children and his parents. William Cobb had personal property, which was assessed at $15.00 in 1779. Is William Cobb related to Joshua and/or Ebenezer Cobb of Saratoga Patent? Did William Cobb live in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COCKRIN, John (a/k/a COCKREN) Seek John COCKRIN, a/k/a COCKREN of Saratoga Patent, i.e., the names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His farm was assessed at $100.00 in 1779. He was a friend of the Leggett boys of Great Lott 17 (Town of Stillwater, Saratoga County) Also seek info on location of his residence. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COFFIN, Bartlet. Seek genealogical data on Bartlet COFFIN of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children, and his parents. His farm was assessed at $40.00 in 1779. Served in 13th Regiment Albany Co. Militia. Also seeking location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter

COFFIN, Peter. Seek genealogical data for Peter COFFIN of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his children, his children's respective spouses and his parents. Married Elizabeth Starbuck. Is Peter COFFIN related to either Bartlet, Nathan or William COFFIN of Saratoga Patent? Also seek info on location of his residence. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter


COLBERT, John. Seek genealogical information on John COLBERT of the Saratoga Patent, i.e. names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His farm was assessed at $10.00 in 1779. Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COGSWELL, Harvey. My thrice-Great Grandfather was Harvey Cogswell, born in 1799 son of Elisha and Phebe Cogswell of Town of Milton in Saratoga County, appears in the 1800 Town of Milton federal census. Orphaned in 1816, Phebe dying in April and Elisha in August of that year. I believe there was a Surrogate Court proceeding for Elisha. Not clear what happened to Harvey next. He may have gone with his younger sister Lucretia to live with thier paternal grandfather in Richmond Massachusetts. By 1822 he was living in Charleston, South Carolina. It has been a family mystery what took him from Milton New York to Charleston, S.C. By 1825 he was listed in the City Directory as being the proprietor of a “Northern Dry Goods” store on King Street in Charleston. I would like to know if there is any information in the Saratoga County Surrogate Court records about his father Elisha’s occupation and property. Elisha died in 1816. Connor M. Cogswell


COLE, Abraham. Seek genealogical data on Abraham COLE of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $5.00 in 1779. Served in 13th Regiment Albany County Militia, and in Second Regiment of Line. He enlisted for duration of war. Was Abraham COLE related to either John COLE or Nicholas COLE of Saratoga Patent? Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COLE, John. Seek genealogical data on John COLE of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His farm was assessed at $10.00 in 1779. Served in 12th Regiment of Albany County Militia. Was John COLE related to either Abraham COLE or Nicholas COLE of Saratoga Patent? Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COLE, Nicholas. Seek genealogical data on Nicholas COLE of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children, and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $5.00 in 1779. He was reported to Commissioners for Conspiracies as a disaffected and dangerous person, there being great reason to suspect him of having harbored and secreted parties from the Enemy. Was Nicholas COLE related to either Abraham COLE or John COLE of Saratoga Patent? Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COLE, Pauline B. Seek info about Pauline B. COLE, died May, 1986; last known address Clifton Park 12065 married Harold COLE in Watertown Connecticut in 1960's. Judy Cronan


COLLINS, Benjamin. Seek genealogical data on Benjamin COLLINS of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His farm was assessed at $10.00 in 1779. Served in 13th Regiment of Albany County Militia. Was Benjamin COLLINS related to John COLLINS of the Saratoga Patent? Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COLLINS, Catherine. Searching for ancestors and rels of Irish-born Catherine COLLINS, who, at age 26 in 1860, was domestic in ROYER household in Clifton Park and for ancestors and rels of her husband. In 1861 she married George SWEENEY, a Saratoga Co. resident, in Mechanicville. Couple mov to Buffalo and George enlisted in Union Army in 1863 under alias Edward KINNEY, which surname the family used thenceforth. George's stepfather was named James KINNEY. George's mother's sister Ellen [maiden name unknown] married John KEELEY and they lived in Schenectady and maintained correspondence with the now KINNEYs of Buffalo until the 1890s. Can you help fill in any of the blanks? Donald E. Askey

COLLINS, Gilbert G. see WHITNEY, Heman

COLLINS, John. Seek genealogical data on John Collins of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His farm was assessed at $20.00 in 1779. There is a John COLLINS in each of these units: 2nd Regiment of the Line; 4th Regiment of the Line; Levies. Were any of these men the John COLLINS of Saratoga Patent? Was John COLLINS related to Benjamin COLLINS of Saratoga Patent? Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COLLINS, Richard, b. ca. 1812, came to US in 1849 from Ireland with wife Mary ?, resided in Charlton, NY 1860 Census.  Richard and Mary had at least 6 ch:  William G., John, Sarah, Robert, Fanny and Theresa.  Son William G. Collins, b. 1839 IRE, d. 1898, m. Anna KIRBY, b. 1840 IRE, dau. of James KIRBY and Mary Leahy, in Ballston, NY.  Fam. resided Charlton, NY 1860-1880 censuses.  William and Anna had 7 ch:  Mary, John, William, Catherine, Sarah, James and Timothy.  Looking for info on other family members. Channon Moon

COLLINS, William F. Seeking info William F.(Force?) Collins, b 1811 Northumberland, Saratoga Co. His wife was also b in Saratoga Co, and d.y. in early 1840's. He became Methodist minister 1834, traveled around the Hudson Valley, NYC and CT until his death in 1870. His ch were Adam Clarke, Mary, Catherine, Susan and William. Seeking any info about his wife and parents.

COLLINS, William G., b Oct. 29, 1839 Ireland?, m. Anna KIRBY (b. Dec 1840), dau. of James KIRBY and Mary LEAHY, from Ireland?, in Ballston Spa, NY. He d November 4, 1898; bur St. Mary's Cemetery, Ballston with his son James. William and Anna had 7 Children: William G. Jr., Timothy, Sarah, Mary, John, Catherine and James R. Info on any fam members. Channon Moon

COLTER, George. Seek genealogical data on two George COLTERs of Saratoga Patent: dates of birth and death for both George COLTER s, their respective wives, children and parents. First George COLTER leased Farm # 4, Great Lott 16 from Gen. Philip Schuyler; he died and his lease to Farm # 4 was extinguished in 1771. The second George COLTER's farm was assessed at $60.00 in 1779. Was first George COLTER related to the second George COLTER? Also seek info on location of second George Colter's farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COMSTOCK, N. T. or James. Seek info printers in Ballston Spa c 1819. Specifically N.T. COMSTOCK or poss James COMSTOCK, one or both of which later sold their press to Horatio Gates SPAFFORD. Seek any vitals or family info on either of these two individuals. Dick Hillebrand



CONNEALLY, Patrick, son of James and Catherine COGAN (dau of Anthony) m in Saratoga Co [Saratoga Springs] ca 1850 prob in a Catholic Ch. James Jr. and John sib to Patrick were prob there, too. Was father James there? Fam story he followed them to NY from County Cork. Can find no records of him. Where are Anthony and w bur? Were there sib for Catherine? Have found Peter, Michael and James Cogan in the 1850 cen of Saratoga Co. Rosella

CONNELL, John b 12 Jun 1822/25 in Saratoga Co. NY; m/1 believed to have taken place in NY, perhaps to a Julia BRIGGS, and they mov to WI where the w d giving b to a s Charles Briggs CONNELL b 12 Jul 1851 in Spring Green, WI. Charles was then sent back to NY to liv with his gpar, Jeremiah BRIGGS. I would love to confirm the name of John's first wife, his parents names and perhaps even some help with the second wife Cornelia Eldora BROWN, who he m bef 1856. Lauri Connell Cullen

CONNELLY, Michael m Mary GORMAN; they liv in Stillwater in the early 1940's. 2 ch: Joseph and Marguerite. Joseph is my fa. I know Michael had sibs: Patrick, James, Nellie and Marion. My gmo had a bro Hugh GORMON, who served in WWI as a Sgt in machine gun co 303 in 1918. goodbar

CONNELLY, Michael J, James J, John, Patrick, Nellie and Marion all liv in the Mechanicville Stillwater area ca 1900. I believe they came from Dorset VT. Michael's w was Mary GORMAN. She had a bro Hugh GORMAN. Any info appreciated. weenie

COOK, Irvin, my grandfather, was born 16 November, 1869. His father was Matthew COOK. Matthew is listed in 1850 living w/ his mother, Martha COOK, in Stillwater. Brothers James, Cornelius, and 16 yr. old Sara. 1860, Stillwater w/ Sara J., 1870 w/ Mary J. COOK. Seeking Irvin's mother's name. She supposedly died in childbirth, and Mary COOK raised him. Marliene Macgoldrick

COOK, Joab. Seek genealogical data on Joab COOK of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. He owned personal property assessed at $10.00 in 1779. Signed 1778 Petition NY Governor George Clinton, and signed Saratoga District Wheat Flour & Salt Petition. He served in 13th Regiment of Albany County Militia. Is Joab COOK related to Benjamin COOK, Ebenezer COOK, John COOK, or Samuel COOK of Saratoga Patent? Also seek info on location of his farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COOK, John. Seek genealogical info on John COOK (1753-1817) of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His farm was assessed at $10.00 in 1779. Served in 12th Albany County Militia, received Bounty Land for his service, which he conveyed to Jeremiah Van Rensselear. Married Catherine ________ (1751-1822). Buried in Saratoga County, NY. Was John COOK related to Benjamin COOK, Ebenezer COOK, Joab COOK and/or Samuel COOK of Saratoga Patent. Also seek info on location of John COOK's farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY. Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

COOK, Samuel H. Seeking info on family of Samuel H. COOK. In 1860 census, he was age 36, wife Anna P. COOK was age 26, and daughter Louisa COOK, age 8, all born NY. In 1860 they were living in the Town of Milton in Saratoga County. Reply to

COOL. About a dozen COOLs born in Saratoga County (or Albany) before 1810 migrated to Montgomery County and the heads of households appear on 1820 Census for Montgomery. Need to identify the ancestry of this bunch. In Saratoga a Nicholas COOL/COLE and an Abraham KOOL/COLE are possibilities. These are almost certainly connected to the KOOL/COOL/KUHL/KOHL/KHULL and COLEs in Ulster and earlier in New York City from Holland. Also there are Saratoga COOLs in the Civil War. Daniel J. COOL born 1783 in Saratoga lived most of his life in Oppenheim Township, Montgomery/Fulton County. When over 90 years old he returned to Saratoga where he died in 1874. Who are the COOLs that he went "home" to see? dori

COON, See HART, Isaac.

COOPER, Nathaniel. COOPER (1766-1839) married Amy MARSHALL (1768-1849). Lived in Saratoga County, maybe in Saratoga Township. Had 12 children between 1788 and 1809. Last child, Jervis COOPER married Doanda MOODY, 14 December 1832 in Saratoga Township. Jervis (1809-1885) died in Hannibal. Need genealogy of COOPER family. Gerald M. Church

COOPER, Phebe/Phoebe. see HUNTER, John .

COREY, John of Galway, Saratoga Co, when he sold land in Cambridge, Washington Co, NY in 1792. In 1797 his widow gave a quit claim on the same land. I believe his widow was Thankful (REYNOLDS) who m/2 Edey M. LUCE by 1802 when they sold land in Argyle, Washington Co., NY. Also looking for anc of Thankful. Gayalyn A. Wojtowicz


CORNEL, Zebbede. Seek genealogical data on Zebbede CORNEL of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. He owned personal property assessed at $30.00 in 1779. Is Zebbede related to James CORNEL or Joseph CORNEL of Saratoga Patent? Also seek info on his place of residence within Saratoga Patent in 1779. Was residence in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY. Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

CORNELL, Laura, See SHERMAN, Josias

CORP, Nathaniel; Seeking any info on Nathaniel CORP: parents, ancestors, etc. Appears in 1850 Federal Census, town of Northumberland page 162, age 60, Mason, b. New York; others in household Elizabeth 53, Andrew 22. Rick Ingersoll

COSTIN, Bridget   see BYRNES of Waterford.

COTE, Frank E. Seek parents and siblings of  Frank E. Cote, b. abt 1848 Quebec and d. abt 1900.  Resided Corinth, NY.  Married Flora DEUEL, dau of Lewis and Betsy (MALLERY) DEUEL, abt 1875.  Children of this couple: Frank L., Grover, Aldah, Lewis, Windsor, Euzube "Zeb", more. Is Frank E. related in any way to Paul COTE who shows up at Luzerne, NY in a similar time period?  Paul also apparently b. Quebec abt 1846. Susan  Merritt

COUSE, Peter. GGGrandfather Peter Couse, b. 1812, appears on 1840 census living next to Edward COUSE, b. 1817. Unable to find connection between these two families. In the 1850 census appears Andrew COUSE b. 1823, don't know of this connection either, although there is interaction between the three families: taking care of one another's children, certain names of children and marriage into the WEATHERWAX family. My grandfather had referred to children of the afore mentioned as cousins. Lance Cole

COWLES, Chauncey. Need info re Chauncey COWLES who marr Mary SHAW 16 Nov 1817; had 3 children-- Benjamin, Caroline Elizabeth, and Chauncey Henry. After Mary d 1842, he marr Ruth WOODRUFF. He was boot & shoemaker in Half Moon, Saratoga Co. NY, d 1864. Son Chauncey Henry COWLES marr in Crescent NY 1857 Margaret Ann BURTISS, dau of Platt Vail BURTISS and Mary Ann FREEMAN. On 1860 census Platt Vail BURTISS is listed as Grocery Merchant but family legend says that he ran a tavern on the Erie canal or on the Hudson or Mohawk rivers. Chauncey's dau Caroline Elizabeth COWLES marr Reuben STEWART 1842 and their son, Chauncey Henry STEWART is buried in Half Moon /Middletown Cemetery. Beth



CRAIG, David and Catherine. Seeking information on the children of David Craig (b. 1754 d. 1841) and his wife Catharine Craig ( b. 1759 d. 1835), both are buried in Chatfield Cemetery, Greenfield, SARATOGA NY. Craig Horlacher

CRAIG, Polly Jane see SHEPHARD,Martin .

CRAMER, Harriet See CALDWELL, James Meade.

CRAMER, Jeremiah b 11 Apr 1791, Town of Halfmoon, Saratoga Co., NY , d 16 July 1845, Freedom Twp., Washtenaw Co., MI, s of John George CRAMER, Jr. and Rebecca STEENBERG. He accompanied his par to Duanesburg, Schenectady Co., NY, before 1810. By 1820 he liv in Marcellus, Onondaga Co., NY. He m/1 Eva KILMER,chr 7 Oct 1792, West Copake, Columbia Co., NY, d in childbirth 17 Nov 1819, prob Florida, Montgomery Co., NY. Jeremiah and Eva had 5 ch: Philip, m Sarah MOREHOUSE and Mary MOREHOUSE and d in Angola, Steuben Co., IN; Rebecca Eva, m Martin EDDY and d in Victory, Cayuga Co., IN; George, m Rebecca HAND and liv in Woodland, Barry Co., MI; Peter, m Artemesia LOWRY and Mary Ann MONCEY. He liv for a time in Woodland, Barry Co., MI, and mov to Pentwater, Oceana Co., MI, and Joseph, no further info. Jeremiah m/2, in 1819, in Marcellus, Onondaga Co., NY, Ruth LOWRY d 1846, Lodi, Washtenaw Co., MI; dau of Peter LOWRY and Hannah WILTSEY. They had 8 ch: Jeremiah, m Melissa in Canton, Wayne Co., MI, and liv in Plymouth, Wayne Co.; Ezekiel, d in Silver Creek, Wright Co., MN; Emeline, w of Danford DAVISON. She d in Michigan Twp., LaPorte Co., IN; James, m Alvira TYLER and liv in Woodland Twp., Barry Co., MI; Densmore, m Catharine ROBINSON in Hamburg, Livingston Co., and d in Washtenaw Co., MI; Harlow, m Mary Catherine DALRYMPLE in Matherton Hamlet, Ionia Co. and d in Bethany, Gratiot Co., MI; and Martin Wilsie, m 3 times, to Delinda Eveline SIAS, Charlotte, and Marinda O. He d in Holland, Ottawa Co., MI; and Sarah Ann, m Seldon E. NORTON in Barry Co., MI Debra Eddy




CRANDALL, Lucy. Seek parents of Lucy Crandall (alt. sp. Crandell) born in 1816 or 1817 in Saratoga Co; married William MANN, also born Saratoga County about 1809. At least one of their children also born in New York, prob in Saratoga Co, was Charles Mann b. 1834. Emily was also possibly their daughter but may have been a daughter of William MANN and previous wife. Emily apparently married a BAYARD and had a son, Frederick BAYARD. She died before Frederick died, perhaps as a young woman as Frederick Bayard lived in the household of John and Cornelia Kendall in Winona MN at 1870 census and is listed as age 17. Lucy and William MANN moved to OH after Charles was born, exact date unknown; then to Michigan and later to Lake City MN area where Lucy and William are buried. Lucy had at least one sister, Sarah CRANDALL (b. ca. 1827) who married George HOBBS. Sarah and George also moved to Lake City MN. Other children of Lucy and William were Mary J. (Fuller), Horace, and Thomas (who died at the age of 19). Children of Sarah and George were Lura M. (HOBBS) Lilley and William H. HOBBS. Of parents of Lucy and Sarah CRANDALL their father was b. in NY and their mother was b. in RI according to 1880 census. Marjie Mountainsong

CRANDLE, Caleb. Seek genealogical data on Caleb CRANDLE of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $5.00 in 1779. Signed Saratoga District Wheat Flour & Salt Petition. Is Caleb related to Asa CRANDALL, Ezra CRANDLE, Levi CRANDLE, Levi CRANDLE, Jr., or Seth CRANDLE of the Saratoga Patent? Also seek specific info about location of Caleb CRANDLE's residence. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie/Potter CRANDLE, Levi. Seek genealogical data on Levi CRANDLE of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His farm estate was assessed at $30.00 in 1779. Is Levi related to Asa CRANDALL, Ezra CRANDLE, Caleb CRANDLE, Levi CRANDLE, Jr., or Seth CRANDLE of Saratoga Patent? Also seek specific info about location of Levi CRANDLE's farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

CRANDLE, Levi Junior. Seek genealogical data on Levi CRANDLE, Junior of Saratoga Patent, i.e. names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. Levi Crandle's real estate was assessed at $5.00 in 1779. Is Levi CRANDLE, Junior related to Asa CRANDALL, Ezra CRANDLE, Levi CRANDLE, Caleb CRANDLE, or Seth CRANDLE of the Saratoga Patent? Also seek specific info about location of Levi Crandle, Junior's farm within Saratoga Patent. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

CRANDLE, Seth. Seek genealogical data on Seth CRANDLE of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $20.00 in 1779. Is Seth CRANDLE related to Asa CRANDALL, Ezra CRANDLE, Levi CRANDLE, Levi CRANDLE, Jr., or Caleb CRANDLE of the Saratoga Patent? Also seek specific info about location of Seth Crandall's farm within Saratoga Patent. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County, NY? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

CRANE, Sally. See ELLIS, Samuel.

CRANE, Sarah w of Moses(b 1753 Essex Co NJ). Need her d rec. This fam came to Edinburg, Saratoga Co ca 1793, near where Moses' bro Benjamin liv in Galway NY. Sarah d in 1794 in or around this area. Their ch were Stephen CRANE b 1776 in Poughkeepsie m. Elsie GRINNELL, Jane CRANE b 1777 m. Isaiah GRINNELL, Lottie CRANE m. Stephen CARR and Sally CRANE m Isaac CADY. When the w of Moses d he left his fam and mov to NJ. He was a circuit rider for the M.E. Church I have found documation of Moses being in the following towns for the year indicated: Ostego appointed 1793, Marbletown and Newburg 1794 ,Phila and NJ in 1795. By this time Moses was in southern NJ where he m/2. His m cert of 21 Jan 1796 states Moses CRANE of the Co of Saratoga twp of New Galloway of NY. Any idea where the records that Moses carried as he went from place to place would be kept, if in fact they were kept at all? Any info about this man, especially proof of b, m and d certi/notice of Sarah. Did this fam own any land? Did Sarah leave a will? Any tiny bit of info may prove to be useful. Susan Winters

CRANSON, See ABRAMS, Thomas Jefferson.

CRAPO, Esther see HOW(E), Gideon

CRAPO/CRAPOLD Seeking parents and ancestry of Judson HAYNES' wife Elizabeth CRAPOLD (CRAPIOLD or CRAPO). Judson HAYNES was b. abt. 1780 in Grafton Co., NH. He m. Elizabeth ca. 1801. She was b. ca. 1780 in Saratoga Co., N.Y. She died ca. 1835 in Dry Brook, Ulster Co., N.Y. and Judson d. ca. 1843 in Dry Brook. Judson removed with his parents and siblings to Stillwater, Saratoga Co., N.Y. about 1800 from NH. Judson and Elizabeth were in Dry Brook by 1810. Chn were Seneca, Lucy, Derick, Grant, Charlotte, Dorcas, Anderson, Russell, and Joseph. Joe Kelly

CRAWFORD, Ann b ca 1740, dau of John and Jane CRAWFORD of Poundridge, Westchester Co, m/1 John SMITH, m/2 Mr. SOPHER, and m/3 Will ROBINSON. The Robinson rem to Ballston. When and where were they bur? Douglas V. Smith

CRAWFORD, Anne see WARING, Abraham


CROCKER, Andrew. Seek genealogical data on Andrew CROCKER of Saratoga Patent, i. e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $5.00 in 1779. Is Andrew related to Levi CROCKER, Sr. of Saratoga Patent? Also seek specific info about location of Andrew Crockers' residence. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

CROCKER, Levi Sr. Seek genealogical data on Levi CROCKER, Sr. of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His real estate was assessed at $20.00 in 1779. Is Levi, Sr. related to Andrew CROCKER of the Saratoga Patent? Also seek specific info about location of Levi CROCKER's residence. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

CROMIE,William Nicholson b 14 Jul 1874 m Lena TROMBLEY, 30 May 1895, dau of John and Emily JOHNSON TROMBLEY. Zarina

CRONIN, Ellen see FINIGAN, Thomas M.


CROWEL, James. Seek genealogical data on James CROWEL of Saratoga Patent, i.e., names and dates for his wife, his children and his parents. His farm was assessed at $15.00 in 1779. James CROWEL served in 13th Albany County Militia. Also seek specific info about location of James CROWEL's farm. Was it in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter



CURTIS, Elijah (1761-1842), his w Content WHEELER (?-1821) & their s John Judson CURTIS (1791-1860) mov to Galway, Saratoga, NY from Fairfield Co, CT ca 1792. Joanna WHEELER (ca 1768-1795), sister of Content also mov to Galway. Any info on these people. Michele Colson

CURTIS, Elijah & Content WHEELER 's ch all b in Galway, Saratoga, NY: 1) Sarah Johanna CURTIS b 5 Oct 1792, d 1847 Kent, MI, m Robert ENGLISH; 2) Mary Sabrina Polly CURTIS b 1794, m 20 Sep 1836 Galway, NY to Ezra GILBERT (1802-1865); 3) Elijah Wheeler CURTIS b 11 Feb 1804 d 8 May 1857 Adrian, MI, m 31 Aug 1828 to Mary White CHAMBERLAIN. Michele Colson

CURTIS, John. Seek info on John CURTIS and Catherine KEEGAN family of Waterford NY. Census stated she was born in Ireland. He's from Waterford born in 1829 and died in 1880. Especially interested in his parents. C. Giambattista

CUSHMAN, John C. Born 30 May 1818 in Greenfield NY; died 1896 in Illinois. His parents were Josiah CUSHMAN (1783-1838) and Mary CHILDS (born 1782) who lived in Greenfield NY approximately 1812-1820. Seeking a birth record that shows John's parents, if possible. Any information on this family appreciated. Dennis Atkinson

CUTLER, John Henry see HUDSON, Elva



DAKE, See LEWIS, Hannah.


DANFORTH, Nicholas. Seek any info on Nicholas DANFORTH who lived in Saratoga County in late 1700s. He died in Stillwater. Myra Daniel

DANIELS, John Seeking genealogical data on John DANIELS of the Saratoga Patent. Need dates of birth and death for John Daniels. Also names and dates for his wife, his children, his children's respective spouses and his parents. John Daniels' farm in Saratoga Patent assessed at $35.00 in 1779. One John Daniels served in the 4th Regiment of the Line and two men named John Daniels listed in the 1840 Pension Census. One in Rockland Co. age 79 (p. 70) and one in Canton, St. Lawrence Co. age 80 (p.51) Are either of these pensioners the John Daniels who was a tenant farmer in the Saratoga Patent in the 1770's? Was his farm in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

DARRAUGH, Nathaniel 1850 Stillwater, Saratoga Co.,NY. Looking for rel or additional info. Jim Darraugh






DAVIS, Alpheus. Seek genealogical data on Alpheus Davis of Saratoga Patent. Need birth and death dates, also names and dates for wife, children, children's respective spouses and his parents. Alpheus Davis' real estate in Saratoga Patent assessed at $5.00 in 1779, and he was listed 1790 US Census in Town of Saratoga. Also seeking info on location of his farm. Leslie Potter

DAVIS, Ebenezer of the Town of Saratoga. Seek genealogical data on Ebenezer DAVIS and his children. He died testate 1801: will recorded Saratoga County Will Book 2. Seek date of birth of Ebenezer Davis, also dates of birth and death for each child and names and dates of their respective spouses. Children were: Abraham, Lemuel, William, Ebenezer, John, Timothy, Rachel, Mary, Lydia, Anne, Ruth. Also seek info on location of his farm. Leslie Potter Leslie Potter


DAVIS, John. Seek genealogical data on three men named John DAVIS who lived in Saratoga Patent in 1770's. Need birth and death dates for all three, also need names and dates for their respective wives, children, children's spouses and their parents. 1. John DAVIS, Jr. whose farm in Saratoga Patent was assessed at $5.00 in 1779 and who served as an enlisted man in 13th Regiment of Albany County Militia; 2. Lt. John DAVIS, whose farm in Saratoga Patent was assessed at $20.00 in 1779; and who served in 13th Regiment of Albany County Militia; 3. John DAVIS, Sr. whose farm in Saratoga Patent was assessed at $40.00 in 1779 and who served in 13th Regiment of Albany County Militia and who signed Saratoga District Wheat Flour and Salt Petition. 1790 US Census Albany County only lists two men named John DAVIS: one in Town of Cambridge, and other in Town of Saratoga. Also seek info on location of the farms of these three. Did they all live in present day Saratoga County or Washington County or were they divided between the two counties? Which John DAVIS d in 1813 age 72, buried in the Marshall Cemetery? Were these three men related to one another? Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

DAVIS, Lucy. Seeking anyone who knows the family of LUCY DAVIS  from Saratoga Co, NY. Born in 1793 and married Benjamin Rouse, lived in Steuben Co, NY, Onondaga Co, NY and Shiawassee Co, MI and had a large family. Also wondering if her father was somehow related to Revolutionary Medical Doctor, John DAVIS b. 1760 who married Susannah SPRAGUE. They lived in Washington County and probably also in Saratoga Co, NY, perhaps when both areas were part of Albany Co. Annette Campbell

DAVISON, Hannah E. see BROGUE, Broquel

DAY, Eliphaz/Eliphas. Born 1776 Attleboro, Bristol Co. MA; parents Eliphaz DAY and Anne PECK. The town of Day is named after him. Married 1805 Sophia ROCKWELL (b. MA, 1783-d. 1871 Pittston, Luzerne,PA) . Eliphaz drowned during a logging run. Sophia remarried Nemiah WING. Later she moved to Pittston, PA and was living with her youngest son Truman DAY (d.1860) and her daughter Nancy ROBERTSON. Susan Edmonds

DAY, Simon, my gggf was in the CivW; may have been m or had ch with an Am Indian woman as his dau was my ggmo, Bertha DAY. She had sis and from an old picture it is very obvious that they were Native American. We have never been able to find anything substancial on the fam. Only that Bertha DAY b 23 Nov 1881 in NY in either Hamilton co area or Saratoga and no one knows who her mo was. Even on her d cert, her mo's name was left blank. Simon had a pension from the war. He was listed as her f and she d in the home of Ellen ABRAMS, who at this time was his w, 2nd, 3rd? Mary Harris

DAYLEY, Robert Seek genealogical data on Robert DAYLEY of Saratoga Patent. His farm in Saratoga Patent was assessed at $20.00 in 1779. Also seek info on location of his farm: in present day Saratoga or Washington County? Leslie Potter

DEACON, Ebenezer b ca 1765 in NY; listed in the 1790 Albany Co. (Saratoga Township) cen.; moved to Greene Co, PA by 1805. Can also be spelled DAKIN, DAKAN, DAKEN, or DACON. Stacy Dakan, University of Arkansas, College of Business, Tech Center, Fayetteville, AR 72701 (501) 575-6156


DEAN, Daniel res in or near Galway, Saratoga Co until ca 1800-1810. He m Elizabeth PEASE, dau of Daniel PEASE and Hannah JONES, 15 Apr 1768 at or near Galway. Their ch: Betsy, Ellis, Daniel, William, William M., Josiah, Chloe, Jirah, Polly, Thomas, and Samuel H. Daniel and Elizabeth d in the 1820's and they are bur in Onondaga Co. BDean

DEAN, Jabesh Seek genealogical data on Jabesh Dean, a/k/a Jabez Dean. According to the records of the First Congregational Church of Stillwater, he was son of Jonathan and Patience Dean. His farm was assessed at $60.00 in 1779. Served in 13th Regiment of Albany Co Militia. Received Land Bounty Rights for his service. Also seeking info on location of his farm in present day Saratoga County or Washington County. Leslie Potter Leslie Potter

DELANGE, Anna see EMIGH, John Nicholas


DEMING, Samuel see LAWRENCE, Benjamin


DEPRAY. Seek information on Anthony DEPRAY, born about 1778 in Canada, lived in Saratoga Springs in 1850. I would like to determine if his wife's name was Julia and if he was the father of Simon DEPRAY or Julia BEACH. Julia BEACH also lived in Saratoga Springs in 1850 and 1860. LaVohn Josten

DEUEL see COTE, Frank E.


DEYOE, Marjorie. Seeking family of Marjorie DEYOE. Father Orville lived in Saratoga County. Moved to Johnstown Had a brother George.


DICKINSON, See FORT, John Isaac Groesbeck.









DOTY, Philip, Rev W sol, and w Jane CHURCHILL may have d in Saratoga Co., where son William b (Half Moon) in 1776. Wm. m Lucinda CHAPMAN b. 1780 in East Haddam, CT, daughter of Asa CHAPMAN, also Rev. soldier. Need date of their marriage, also. Searching for gravesite for Philip and Jane. Alternate email (I travel): Linda Doty

DOWEN, Francis. Looking for an info on Francis DOWEN. He lived in Saratoga County in early 19th century with his wife and children. Bob Rosen


DROHAN, Mary see BYRNES of Waterford.




DUBOIS, Mary Jane. See See PALMER, James #1 and See PALMER, James #2.

DUBOIS, Peter and wife Annatie HAM lived in Halfmoon and Clifton Park, Saratoga Co., NY, until c. 1825. Anna/Hannah HAM DUBOIS died probably in/near Halfmoon c. 1823. Peter then married #2 Mrs. Mary MCBRIDE. By 1834, Peter Dubois, his second wife Mary, and children by their marriages, moved to Jackson, Washington Co., NY. Anyone with a DUBOIS, HAM, or MCBRIDE connection? Helen Graves

DUMONT, Mary see BERRY, James L.

DUNBAR, Noah W. See HOPPS, Francis.

DUNHAM, Robert Glenn. Searching for Robert Glenn DUNHAM or his family of the Saratoga Springs area. Bobby Glenn worked as a trainer I believe with horses. He is originally from Shawhan KY son of Helen and Glenn Dunham. I am hoping to find where his Gr Grandparents John and Nancy Elizabeth Stephens are buried in Ruddells Mills KY. Tamara


DUNNING, Barker (son of Zadock DUNNING and Polly COLLAMER) m Deborah MOREHOUSE 1841. She d 1864; buried in Collamer Cemetery. Looking for any offspring from this marr. Dianne

DURFEE, Anna b17 Dec 1844 in Saratoga Co and m Peter Hill DARROW on 21 Dec 1864 according to the DARROW fam bible. At a point in time they mov to the troy PA area. Need any info on her par, other fam mem? Roger & Edie.

DURFEE [DURPHY],Elisha liv in Saratoga ca 1810 and left for the west in 1819. Who was his wife? any info on this fam? William G. Carter, 1030 Vista del Mar, San Jose, CA 95132




EDDY, James & Peleg, apparently bro who came to what is now the border between Greenfield and Corinth. James became a farmer and Peleg apparently a lumberman. There's been a lot of research done on Peleg's desc but there is very little documentary evidence on him and his older ch, Francis and George. Bob Eddy

EDWARDS, Haverlen In the 1810 census, NY, Saratoga Co., Hadley Twp., we find Haverlen EDWARDS, age 26-44, next door, David EDWARDS, age 16-25, two doors from David, is Isaac EDWARDS, age 45+. Isaac EDWARDS is, I'm sure, the s/o of Capt. Nathaniel EDWARDS and Abiah STRICKLAND. Isaac EDWARDS m Esther FOOTE, they had a son Hon. Edward EDWARDS that appears several times in the History of Saratoga Co. I feel that the Haverlen EDWARDS who is living close to David and Isaac EDWARDS is my ancestor and some way related to David and Isaac. I can not find anything on him except he probably removed to Ontario Co., NY and died before 1820 as he had a son Harvey EDWARDS that is found in the 1820 census, Livingston Co., NY. Dick Allen

EGLIN, John. Desire info and desc of the John EGLIN Family of Montgomery, Fulton, Hamilton and Saratoga Counties New York. Gladly send my info to anyone interested in this family. John EGLIN 1768-1845 married in Nov 1790 at Schenectady N.Y to Catharine DODS 1769-1845  both buried Town of Benson Hamilton County occ farmer and lumberman John EGLIN's parents unknown; Catharine's parents Bartholemus Dods and Martije Doremus
1.John Jr abt 1791-1829 mar Sarah Miller 5 children lived Morris County New Jersey
2.Bartholemus 1792 - 1879 mar Jane U/K 4 or 5 children lived Saratoga County N.Y.
3.Peter Doremus 1794-aft 1851 mar Cythia OLMSTEAD and Ann CRANE 8 children lived Hamilton and Montgomery Counties
4. Thomas 1796,- 1879/80 unmar lived Ontario and Montgomery County bur Dods Cem Town of Amsterdam
5. Annetje (Nancy) 1798- 1874 mar Alanson AVERY 13 children lived Oxford County Ontario
6 Cornelius, 1800-1862  mar Margaret DOLSON 8 children lived Ontario and Porter County Indiana          Descendants to Washington and Oregon
7 Silas W. 1806-1891 mar Betsey SPEARS 3 children lived Hamilton County
8 Jacob abt 1807-aft1880  mar Helen VANANTWERP 1 child found to date  lived Greene and Albany County N.Y. 
9 Catharine abt1811-aft 1880 mar Robert ANIBAL (ANNABLE etc) 7 children lived Fulton County
10 Mary maybe abt 1813 mar an H WELCH no other info
11 Angelica abt 1814-1853  mar Alanson MASON 6 children lived Saratoga County
Robert Moore , St Thomas Ontario

EGLIN, Mary who married a "H. Welch," perhaps lived in Saratoga County. Her siblings Bartholomew and Angelica lived in Town of Edinburg. Mary was dau of John EGLIN 1768-1845 and Catharine DODS 1769-1845. Mary's siblings were John Jr., Bartholemew, Peter. Thomas, Nancy (Annetje) (mar Alanson Avery) Cornelius, Silas, Jacob, Catherine (mar Robert Annibal), Angelica (mar Alanson Mason) Bob Moore , St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada

EGLIN-DODS. Looking for anyone researching the fam of Catherine DODS (1769-1845) dau of Bartholemus DODS and Marjte DOREMUS. She m John EGLIN (1769-1845) in 1790 at Schenectady. His par unk. Both bur Town of Benson, Hamilton Co, N.Y. Ch EGLIN : 1) Bartholemus b 1792 m Jane ? , liv Town of Edinburg, Saratoga Co near Clark Schoolhhouse, d 1879 Town of Edinburg, Saratoga Co at least 3 ch. 2) Peter Doremus b 1794, m Syntha ?, m/2 Ann?, will 1850 Res Town of Amsterdam, at least 3 ch. 3) Thomas b 1796 m ? if at all, d 1878-9 Town of Amsterdam, also liv East Zorra Twp, Oxford Co, ONT 1836-1848 era. 4) Annetje (Nancy) b 1798 m ca 1817-8 to Alanson AVERY likely Town of Benson to West Zorra Twp, Oxford Co 1822, d 1874, bur Ingersoll, ONT, 13 ch. 5) Cornelius b 1801 m Oxford Co, m bef 1826 Margaret Ann DOLSON (dau of Abraham DOLSON) to Porter Co, IN ca 1843, d Porter Co 1862, 8 ch. 6) Silas W. b 1806, d 1891 Town of Benson, m Betsey SPEARS, at least 3 ch. May have liv also in town of Edinburgh. Trying to do a complete fam hist. Will gladly share info. R. Moore 77 Metcalfe Street St Thomas Ont N5R 3K6

EGLIN,Mary. Seeking info, descendants etc of Mary EGLIN who married H. WELCH. Mary was dau of JOHN EGLIN and CATHARINE DODS of Town of Benson, Hamilton Co. As Mary brother's Bartholomew EGLIN and sister Angelica MASON lived in Edinburg , Saratoga Co and were buried Clarksville Cemetery, the WELCHS may have also lived in Edinburg. Bob Moore , EGLIN Family historian. (see EGLIN Family bio on Hamilton County Rootsweb board)

EIGHMEY, William S., my ggf, b 29 March 1833 Saratoga Co, NY. Searching for par/fam members. Robert D. Severance

ELDRID (or ELDRIDGE), Franklin mar Cyrena (or Cyrrus) in Webster Co., NY and raised a family of four in Webster: Sarah, Franklin Jr, J.E. and Josephine ELDRID. Cyrena b 1806 Saratoga, NY. Any info about Cyrena or this family?. Bonnie Stinchcomb in San Diego, CA

ELIOT, Lois. Seek ancestors of Lois Elliot who married to Benjamin Lawrence. They had three children that I know of but I am sure there were more. Census of 1820,1830 and others of Madison County include their names. I know Abram Lawrence was born there in 1819 and I think that Ambrose Lawrence was born there in 1824. Abram is buried in Edinburg Cemetery, Saratoga County., NY. Another son Erastus was born and died in Madison County. They also had a daughter Lois born 1808. Lois and Benjamin LAWRENCE lived in S. Glens Falls, Saratoga County. Their son Ambrose (my ggreat grandfather) and his wife Rebecca HOLLEY LAWRENCE lived at Fourth St. in S. Glen Falls and they both died there. I have Ambrose's death certificate. Lois and Benjamin are buried in Rice Cemetery, S. Glen Falls. Will gladly share my data. I have been looking for Benjamin and Lois' ancestors for many years. Can anyone help me? It would seem likely that some of their kin would still be in Saratoga County. My dad was born in 1892 in Batchelerville in 1892, the son of Samuel Lawrence and Charlotte Lawrence Deming.  Carolyn Deming Bayer

ELLIOT, Lois see LAWRENCE, Benjamin

ELLENWOOD, See ABEL, Jeremiah.

ELLIS, Samuel. Seeking any info about ggggrandfather Samuel ELLIS, b Edinburgh, Saratoga Co. 1791; married Sally CRANE also b Edinburgh August 1795. Have much info Sally's side, but nothing after Samuel on ELLIS side. Kel Ellis

ELLISON, David. His second wife was Lottie KETCHUM. He was born 1845. they had three daughters in the 1880s: Sarah, Celia and Nell. I would like info on his first wife and info on Lotties fam. His father was Daniel. Ruth Camp

ELMS, Henrietta. Seek info on Henrietta ELMS, b about 1843, Saratoga County, d 17 Oct 1928, Ballston Spa, m abt 1864 James Nelson POST b abt 1834 Saratoga Co, d 23 May 1905 Ballston Spa, children: Lydia, Daniel, Lena,Evert. Fred

ELWOOD, Isaac b 25 Feb 1759, Westport, Fairfield Co. CT. Isaac was the s of Richard and Rachel (DAVIS) ELWOOD. Re: Families of Old Fairfield, Isaac, res Scipio, Cayuga Co 1818, and was in Mt. Morris, Livingston Co, 1832. Isaac, m 9 Mar 1781, Elizabeth BATTERSON, dau of James, she was b 24 June 1759. Ch of Isaac and Elizabeth, b Westport, CT: John, b 25 Aug 1782; Pamelia, b 18 July 1784; Isaac, b 11 Mar 1787. Isaac also had a bro Abraham, who res in Scipio, Cayuga Co. NY, 1818. Abraham, b 19 Dec 1756, m Sarah JOHNSON. Ch of Abraham and Sarah, bpl Westport, CT: Nathaniel- Brooks, Abraham, Samuel, John, and poss others. Nathaniel-Brooks, m Altana CURTIS of Oxford, Chenango Co NY, Samuel, m Harriet CURTIS, sister to Altana, and res in McDonough, NY. I am looking for the burial sites of Isaac ELWOOD, Abraham ELWOOD, Elizabeth [BATTERSON] ELWOOD, and Sarah [JOHNSON] ELWOOD. Anne Townsend


ELY, Mary See PETTIT, Timothy H.

EMIGH, John Nicholas. Seeking information on John Nicholas EMIGH.  He lived near Halfmoon sometime around the early American Revolution time.  He married Anna DELANGE.  Had sons Jonas and Nicholas who fought for General Burgoyne then fled to Canada.  Any information on the Loyalists which these men may have joined would also be helpful.  Joan Cady


ERWIN, Martha, my ggmo, b 1851 in Mechanicville, NY. Par are Johnson ERWIN and Marget LOGAN. Possibly they came down from CAN after arriving there from SCOT. Any info on these fam would be appreciated. Lydia Desnoyers

ESCH See ASH, William

ESMOND, Rhoda    SEE WRIGHT, Abram

EUSTICE, Bridget. Seek info on a Bridget EUSTICE who was listed age 22 on page 263 of the 1850 Saratoga Springs census living with a William & Bridget CASLE (sp).   Also in the home was my ancestor John Eustice age 17. What happened to Bridget EUSTICE and learn more about Mrs. CASLE who I believe was an aunt of Bridget and John EUSTICE/EUSTACE. They were natives of Ireland and Roman Catholic. Ronald F. Eustice



FARRINGTON, Frederick C. Seeking info Ida TENNANT, Frederick C. FARRINGTON and Joseph Howard FARRINGTON. jim hilton

FARRINGTON, Varnum P. See CALDWELL, James Meade


FEAN Would like to corr. with anyone who has heard of FEAN family of Schuylerville, N.Y. Patrick and Margaret (STORAN) FEAN were my gr.-grparents. Both b. in Co. Limerick, Ireland, emigrated 1868 to N. Y., liv in Schuylerville until their deaths. Margaret d. 1907, Patrick d. 1923. Both bur. in Visitation Cemetery, Schuylerville. Par. of nine ch.: John, Timothy, Catherine, James, Elizabeth, Margaret, Patrick FEEHAN, Thomas and Edward. Trudy (Fean) Smith

FEECK, See ROGERS, Jonathan.

FEEHAN, Patrick See FEAN.



FERGUSON, Peter d in Half Moon ca 1813, leaving widow Mary and ch. Was he from Fishkill and was she Mary LEDEAU? A Peter FERGUSON was involved in the estate of John HOLLAND ca 1767. Are they the same? Frank J. Doherty (Jul 7, 1999)

FERRIS, George in Saratoga Co ca 1850. His w was Emiline DICKISON/DICKSNOR?.Their s, Frank FERRIS, b ca 1854. Any info on this family is greatly appreciated. Deborah Ferris (Mar 13, 1999)

FERRIS,Henry and fam liv in Saratoga Co, NY prior to 1804/05 when they mov to Cayuga Co. Mary Ann FERRIS d in Galway, Saratoga County NY, 1840. She m a Mr. Hayes. Would appreciate any info folks are willing to share on these folks and their desc. Jim Ferris (Dec 1, 1996)

FILLMORE and DOWNER. Specifically looking for children of Henry and Downer Fillmore (late 1700s and early 1800s). Downer Fillmore shows up late 1800s. Henry Fillmore shows up late 1700s. Paul Thomas

FILLMORE, Maria b in Saratoga Co, NY on 11 Nov 1797. Maria m Asa CURTIS on 13 Jun 1821 in Magasalo(?), NY. Maria's par are John FILLMORE and Odra SIMONS. I am seeking additional info on John and Odra. Mary E. Daily

FINCH, Albert and Elnathan were in Saratoga Co , NY along with other Finches in 1790s early 1800s. Looking for info on descendants and ancestry of these two who later possibly appear in Ontario Co., NY. Trying to find a link with Mary FINCH b. 1780's who married Andrew HAMPTON and lived Ontario and Livingston Co. NY. Stephanie J. Walker
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FINCH, Samuel. Samuel FINCH and wife Anna, two daughters Phebe (FINCH) PARKER, Lois (FINCH) HAGGARTY (HAGITY, HAGGERTY) were all baptised per Baptist Church records in Greenfield. Samuel moved to Ontario Co NY; Lois mar James HAGGERTY: trying to connect him to Anthony one of two first settlers in Greenfield. He was born about 1770.

FINIGAN, Thomas M. b. NYS 1865, m. Ellen CRONIN, and moved to Saratoga area, NY where he worked as a carpenter on Racetrack community, later moved to Massachusetts where he raised a large family. While in Saratoga area, he lived with his parents, FINIGAN, Edward P. b. Dublin abt 1837 IRL, to NY abt 1863, m. Ellen HEALY b. 1839. Unable to locate any of them in Federal census or city directories. Edward Finigan

FISH, David see PICKETT, Joanna

FITCH, See BAKER, Ranson.

FITZGERALD, William; married Mary ROCHE at  St. Peter's in Saratoga Springs in 1854. Children: James, Thomas (?), William, Margaret. The boys were christened through St. Peter's in Saratoga, though I don't have Margaret's record. In the 1860 and 1870 censuses they were in Milton; can't find after that, though William is buried in St. Peter's in Saratoga with his daughter. William died 1875, daughter Margaret in 1886.  Jody Boyd

FITZGIBBONS. Seek info re John H. FITZGIBBONS of Saratoga Co.N.Y., who died on 17 Jan 1892. What is his connection to the Patrick and Margaret (Fitzgibbons) FEAN family of Schuylerville? (my gr grandparents) Trudy (Fean) Smith

FLANIGAN (FLANNIGAN), Seek information on Dennis Flanigan and his wife Esther VAN DECAR (Vandercar, Vanderkarr etc.).  Primary intereste is where in Ireland Dennis came from.  He was born Ireland in 1814 and married an American woman from Waterford, Saratoga County NY about 1835. Their first child was born in America in 1836.  Dennis died in West Troy 18 Nov 1894 and his death certificate says he is buried in Waterford.  I am hoping to find out what cemetery in Waterford he is in and if his wife Esther is also buried in Waterford.  Heidi A. Crawley

FLORER, Mary Jane see SCHOUTEN, Adelbert F.


FOLEY, Clarissa. Seek info re Clarissa Harlow(e) FOLEY who married Ira Barber KEELER of Saratoga Co NY between 1820 and 1823. He lived in Galway & Charlton so presume she came from that same area and that marriage took place there. I cannot find reference to Foleys anywhere in Saratoga Co. at that time. Supposedly, her father fought in Rev War and settled in Galway after the war, but that's hearsay not fact. Meredith Tonnesen

FOOTE, CAMPBELL, STETKAR and BENTLEY fam settled in the South Greenfield, North Milton areas. Any info? Barbara Stetkar Proper

FORECZ, Esther see PENZER, John


FOWLER, Orestes.  Seeking information on Orestes Fowler's parents: he was born abt 1835 in NY, married Lydia (Ellen) MANDAVILLE from the Town of Providence, Saratoga Co. She was born in 1835 and died April 10, 1906. They are buried in Rock City Falls Cemetery. H.Fowler-Dumar

FRANKLIN, James. GGgrandpar Laura Ann RAYMOND and James FRANKLIN believed to have m in Saratoga Co. either 1827 or 1828. "After they were m in NY, Saratoga, James got the "go West" fever so they left NY and traveled West." Eleanor Draper

FREEMAN, Benjamin: born 1816 in New York, died 1913 Saratoga Springs. Married Eliza/Elisabeth DENISON, born 1823 in NJ, died Nov 18, 1908 Saratoga Springs, both buried Malta Ridge Cemetery. They had the following children: Sarah, b. 1839; William H., b. 1841; Mary E., b. 1843; Alexander Hamilton, b. 1845; Wallace, b. 1846; Benjamin, b. 1848; Lewis E., b. 1850; Caroline Frances, b. 1852; Warren R., b. 1855; Walter, b. 1858; Ella, b. 1860; Charles Howard, b. 1862; Hettie J., b. 1863; Marvin Lester, b. 1865 and Nelson Grant, b. 1867. The first records I have been able to find are the 1840 & 1850 census from Gravesend, NY, then from 1860 on in Saratoga Springs. I would appreciate hearing from anyone who is researching this family, especially the DENISON connection, as Elizabeth was a sister to my 3rd great grandmother, Ruth Ann DENISON, who married first Daniel CORSON, and then Frederick LUNDY, in Gravesend, NY. Val Hauer

FREEMAN, Cora Mae b 6 Aug 1867 Malta, NY, d 16 Dec 1915 Saratoga Springs, NY & bur Dunning Street Cem, Malta, NY; par: Esther M. VAIL & William FREEMAN; she m/1 Henry C. HAMMOND, ch: Anna, Fred Henry (my gf), William, Caroline(aka Carrie). Cora m/2 Henry's bro, Joseph HAMMOND and had several more ch. Looking for info on Cora's par, possible sibs? Is there any connection to FREEMANS of Freeman's Farm where Battle of Saratoga fought? Karen Hammond Clark

FREEMAN, Elisha, Capt. 's memoirs were printed at Ballston Spa in 1819. Elisha Freeman b 12 July 1731 in Truro, MA. Memoirs contain an account of his shipwreck in the Bay of Fundy. Anyone with a copy, please contact me. Even if you do not want to part with your book, I could photograph or record the book. Alyce Norder

FREEMAN, Mary Ann See COWLES, Chauncey.




FRY. See also FREY/FRY.


FRY. Family lore of Charles E. FRY (1860-1936) has father of "Little Michael" FRY (spouse Lucy WOODIN) as "Big Michael" FRY of Half Moon. Have string of three (or four) Michael FRYs from 1790 to 1850 that haven't proven: Michael FREY of Half Moon; Michael M. FRY (1795-1862) of Clifton Park and "Little Michael" who lived near Clifton Park. Is Michael M. FRY (1795-1862) same as "Big Michael"? Is Michael marr. to Engeltie VANDERKAR of Half Moon same as spouse of Maria (1746-1841) of Clifton Park? BJ Kinzie

FRY, Julia Annie believed b ca 1835 in Saratoga Springs, Saratoga Co. She m William Avery CLARK of Liverpool England and had at least one dau - Mary Elizabeth CLARK b in East St. Louis, IL. Found a Julie FRY in 1850 Saratoga Cen in Halfmoon (daughter of Lucy FRY) - however am not clear if this is the correct Julie FRY. Mary Baker



FULLER, Beecher William b. 28 Sep 1891 NY, d. Feb 1977 NY; m. Emily F. METCALF b. 1898 NY. They had 3 children: Beatrice Susan b. 25 May 1917, d. Jul 1956; William b. 12 May 1923, d. Feb 1980; Ernest b. ca 1926. Beatrice m. Henry James HAMMOND ca 1935 possibly in Rome, Oneida Co, NY and had 8 children here in Saratoga County, NY.  Looking for info on Beecher and Emily's pars and sibs, and any other info on William and Ernest.  When and where did Emily die? Where are these people buried? Karen



GAGE see PETTIGREW, Wm Alexander

GALWAY, See BROWN, Solomon.

GANNON, Jule. Seek Jule GANNON and family last found in 1892 census of Kingsbury, Washington County, NY. He was b.abt.1852 Canada m. Mary (?LA NEAN?) b.abt.1852 in U.S. Had George, Frank, Jule, Francis, Zenia and Lucien. It's said he moved to Saratoga County, possibly to the Town of Northumberland. Was he there and did he die there? Charley

GARDNER, Preserved b ca 1775 CT, he was believed to be the s of Silas and Polly WELLS GARDNER. He was m to Martha WOOD b ca 1770 Orange Co, NY. They were in Saratoga Co, by the very early 1800's in the Malta Area, s Horace b there 10 Nov 1806, and son Enos b there in 1813. The fam mov on to Jefferson Co, NY by ca 1816. Other ch were: Dorothy, Mariah, Celestia, Aaron, David M, and Amanda. KimK715

GARRISON, Rebecca see GERMAN, Henry

GEDDES, James b 1763, PA, d 1838, NY, m Lucy JEROME (par unkn), operated salt business at Camillus, Onondaga Co, NY early 1800s. Lucy may be dau. of either Aron or Levi JEROME, shown on 1790 cen, Ballstown, Saratoga Co, NY. Seeking par and ch of Lucy JEROME. Henry Allen



GERMAN, Henry. I am descendant of Henry German and his wife Rachel who came from Germany some time in the mid to late 1700's. Henry GERMAN was in Saratoga County in the 1790 census. He had at least one son, my G Great Grandfather Nicholas GERMAN born in 1779. His wife was Rebecca GARRISON. Seeking more info about GERMAN and GARRISON Families. Wayne German


GIBBS, Polly Ann: See LATHAM, Oney.

GICK, Frank. Need info about lawyer who owned a farm on the North Milton/Greenfield line? He married Abigail SEAMAN of Ballston in 1913. BProper

GIFFORD, Harvey b 1805, NY, d 1886 in Cherokee, Cty, IA. Possible fa is Perry GIFFORD, listed in 1800 NY cen in Saratoga Co, Stillwater. Believe Perry GIFFORD and fam migrated to Haldimand Co, Ontario. Harvey GIFFORD listed 1851 Ontario Canada cen; migrated to Ogle Cty, IL in 1853 and then to Cherokee Co, IA in 1876. Seeking info on Harvey's par. Roy Siple



GILES, David Masury, b. ca 1781 in MA, m. Abigail JEWELL 13 Mar 1811 in Marlborough, MA, daughter Abigail b. 2 May 1813 in Marlborough, MA. Family moved to Providence, RI between 1820-1830, then to Edinburgh, Saratoga Co 1836. Abigail GILES m. Gilbert Henry BROWNELL of Fish House, Northampton, Fulton, NY ca 1839. David M. GILES sold Edinburgh land 1849 and bought land in Galway, Saratoga, NY. Last record of David Masury GILES is when he sold Galway land in 1850. His widow recorded in Adams, Jefferson, NY in 1870 census. Seeking date and place of death for David Masury GILES. Seeking record of marriage between Abigail GILES and Gilbert Henry BROWNELL. Jim Whittier

GILLESPIE, George b 1773; Sarah (GILLESPIE) TATE b 1775 and John GILLESPIE b 1780. All liv in the Ballstown/Charlton area. Searching for spouses' names and ddt and dpl and bur of sib Douglas V. Smith, Box 65, Sharon, VT 05065

GILLIS/GILLES, Joseph. Revolutionary Soldier b. 1753 in Londonderry NH. Resident of Colrain MA at the time of enlistment. Later a resident of Edinburgh, Saratoga Co., NY, but died after 1834 in Hope, Hamilton Co., NY. Brother Robert GILLIS also served in the Rev War and resided in Argyle, Washington Co., NY and Victor, Ontario Co., NY. Arleen Craig Ellis

GIRARD, Thomas - my GGGF traced to the Town Of Ballston. My GGF was William GIRARD and on his d cert his f is listed as Thomas GIRARD b in Ballston, NY. William was b on 17 Mar 1889 Cohoes, NY; so I would assume Thomas res in Ballston ca 1660-1889? Thomas m Augeline BOUDREAU, unk if she was also from Ballston. Any info on the GIRARD fam name would be appreciated. Mark Girard

GLADDING, Oscar b ca 1820; fam believed to be in Saratoga Co pre 1800 to ca 1840. Need par's names. Also, various spellings such as Gladin, Gladen, Gladden etc. Richard Barnes

GLEASON, Amasa and w Lydia NORTHRUP m in Saratoga between 1800-1812. Had a son Erastus and a dau Mary poss more ch. Later moved to Marion County, OH. Nancy Conrad

GOODNOW, John S. Seek info about John S. GOODNOW (b. 1828) and his marr. to Eliza ZINSTINE sometime after 1851. John S., son of Levi, was the nephew of Thomas and Parley Goodnow, both residents of Hadley (1855 NY State census). I believe Eliza to be the sister of Wm. H. ZENSTINE, resident of Edinburg and Day, Saratoga Co. She was born in Canada . Lori Ellison

GOODWIN, Foster. Seeking any info on Foster GOODWIN and wife Mary A. GOODWIN. Both died in Saratoga: Foster in 1858 and Mary A. in 1872.  Are there any probate records?  Both were moved to Greenwich, NY and buried there in 1873 by son Charles. Tom Skarbek, Wethersfield, Ct 06109

GORDON, Isabella SEE STEWART, Charles



GOWER(S), John listed in the cen in Malta and a John Gowers in Ballston. I'm looking for any info on the burpl or ddt. Any info on Darius Gowers b 1820 in Saratoga County, d 1894 in Ballston. MD Gower


GRANT see Mitchell

GRANT, David, my gggf, b 18 Feb 1828 in Saratoga Co. to Marsby GRANT and a ? KEMP. He was preceded in birth order by Edward. There was also one other son who I don't have a name for. Unfortunately, Marsby d ca 1830, never appearing as a head of house on a cen. I have found David as a young man in the 1850 cen living with a William PAPPLE (POPPLE?) and Malissa PAPPLE in Milton, Saratoga Co. Perhaps Malissa was his mo's name? I am trying to find out more about the Grants and the Kemps. Malissa (?) Kemp's father was in the RevW and was a native of VT. He d at age 90 in NY however. He fathered 6 ch. Rebecca KenKnight




GRAY, Lewis See HEATH, Robert C.

GREEN, Merritt Elmer d 21Mar 1951 in Ballson Spa NY. He m Eula Smith and they had 8 ch: Herbert, Ensign, Elzina, Ethel, Mary Louise, Merritt, Laurie, Lulu and William Thomas. Seeking Merritt's par. Ann

GREEN, Philip, b ca 1811, in Saratoga Co., NY; md. Fidelia PARSONS, b ca 1811. They had ch- Anson, b 1835/36 NY; Sarahette, b 1848 Huron Co., OH; Dennis, b 1856/57 Huron Co., OH. Lucy A. PARSONS, b 1823/24 NY lived w/ the family. Terence

GREEN, Russell. Was in Stillwater, Saratoga Co NY about 1800 when his dau Sophia GREEN was born. Would like to correspond with anyone connnected with this name. Possibility that they moved to NH. Nancy Miller

GREENFIELD, Thomas, b 8 Mar 1810 in Saratogo Co. NY, liv in NYS twenty two years. Was his father James or William GREENFIELD? Looking for documentation or new leads. In 1833, he m Editha (KEEP), their five ch were born in Erie Co. PA. June

GRENELL, Isaac Keeler see HARRIS, Theresa Maria

GRIFFIN, Jemima: see PARKER, Peter

GROOM, Leah m John MOOR or MOORE III, a vet of the RevW. They had 5 ch I know about: John, Jr., Isaac, Rachael, Rebecca, and Nancy who m Barzillai MILLARD. John and Leah mov their fam (along with Barzillai Millard) from Halfmoon, Saratoga Co, NY to Kirtland Township, Geauga Co, Ohio ca 1811, where Leah d shortly after their arrival there. I would like to verify that Leah was the dau of Peter GROOM, and would like to know her mo's name. I would also like to know mdt and mpl of her dau Nancy and Barzillai MILLARD. Marilyn Weiner, Lubbock, TX



GURTLER, Wunibald. Seek more information on Wunibald GURTLER. Arrived to Saratoga County, NY around the mid 1850's from Germany. Managed a hotel. Wife's name is Barbara? ECKSTEIN.   Debbie Gurtler





HALL, Frances HALL m Winthrop INGERSOLL in Owego, Tioga Co shortly after 1800. According to family tradition, Frances Hall's fa was Dr. David Hall, but he does not appear on the cen for Tioga Co in either 1790 or 1800. I do not know where or when he b or anything about his first wife. Winthrop INGERSOLL's fa, Moses INGERSOLL, does appear on the 1790 cen in Halfmoon, Saratoga Co. There is also a David HALL on that cen in Stillwater, Saratoga Co -- about a dozen miles from Halfmoon. According to an old letter, David HALL's w/2 was "a HEMSTROUGHT." There are two HEMSTRAAT's in Halfmoon on the 1790 census, Derich and Jacob. I am trying to find out if the David HALL of the cen could be the one I am looking for. If he is, there might be records of the b of his ch, the d of his w/1, and his m to Miss HEMSTROUGHT/HEMSTRAAT. I am also interested in any connection between the HEMSTRAAT's who appear on the 1790 cen in Saratoga Co and later HEMPSTRAW's who appear on the cen in Tioga County. Cory Panshin

HALL, Gershom b ca 20 Jan 1744 in Fairfield Co CT. Mov to Lanesboro, Berkshire Co MA. ca 1776 m Kesiali Attwood GIBBS of Lanesboro MA. Couple mov to Ballston Springs vicinity Saratoga Co NY bef 1787. At least one son Loami b ca 12 Jan 1787 in Saratoga Co. Gershom said to be a son of Jabez HALL of Lanesboro and desc of Frances HALL who settled in Fairfield Co CT in 1639. Gershom & Kesiala believed to have mov to Marcellus Onondaga Co NY by 1810. Gershom may have had a bro John who m Phebe BENEDICT. Seeking other relatives. Ed Hall

HALL, Lawrence. Seeking obituary of Lawrence Hall born 1892, died 4-24-1968. Lived in area since 1920's; also for wife Mae (MINETT) HALL died Aug 1981 (age 88) and buried Malta Ridge Cemetery. Owned motel in area of Saratoga.

HALL, William: 1804-1869.  Married Rebecca WALDRON and moved from Saratoga Co. to Michigan ~ 1826  Interested in any information regarding families of either person. Charles Waldron

HALL, William. Seeking anyone researching the Hall surname. Specifically looking for the family of William HALL b. 1754 in the Stillwater region of Old Saratoga, N.Y. I'm told William is the son of Thomas and Susanna Wendel who are from the Oxford PA area. William is said to have had two children John b. 1783 and Martha b. 1787. Would like to speak to anyone who is connected to this family.   Roberta Hall

HALLOCK, Mathew. b. 1790; d. September 6, 1865. m. Catherine BLENIS. Lived in Jacksonville, now Wilton.Looking for descendants.


HAM, Anna/Hannah/Annatie SEE DUBOIS, Peter.

HAM, Mary Ann see LATHAM, Daniel S. and James B.

HAMLIN, Dan, b 1769 at Litchfield CT, d 1859 Moreau, Saratoga Co. Mentioned in "Cycopedia of Biographies, History of Saratoga County" pub. 1893, page 557. I'm descended fr his son Romanty Hamlin, b March 8th 1793, Moreau; d April 12 1846 Jackson, MI. I think he marr Alvira Burnham dau of James Burnham. Both Alvira and Romanty bapt Congregational Church of Greenfield, Saratoga Co 1803. Can find no other source on family connection to the Burnhams. Kenneth L. Vogt


HAMMOND, Henry James see FULLER, Beecher W.

HAMMOND, Nathan b in Saratoga, NY ca 1800 and m Submit MUNSON bef 1825 when their dau Sophia Celinda HAMMOND b in Clark Co, OH. In 1847 Sophia HAMMOND m George KESSLER in OH. Nancy Kessler


HARDER, William b Saratoga, NY. I don't have a DOB, but know of two dau b 1840 and 1846. William m Catherine JONES, possibly in Livonia in Livingston Co. FJones

HARMON, Cyrus Edward   SEE SMITH, Hannah Eliza.

HARMOR, Stanley W. M/SGT USA POW/MIA 1953, Korean War. From Saratoga, NY. Seek parents and any other information on member. Doing genealogy on HARMOR, upstate New York. Robert J. HARMOR

HARRIS, Almira J. See WARNER, Mary Anice.

HARRIS, Edwin "John" see KNAPP, Susan

HARRIS, John Earl b 15 Jun 1798 in Greenfield, Saratoga Co; mov to IN and eventually to Cato, WI. I have been unable to find any info on his par or other anc. I know he m Nancy ORMSBEE in 1820. Dave Weller

HARRIS, Sarah b Greenfield Twsp 13 Feb 1794. (all of our information on her is from the Book "Kelloggs in the Old World and New"). She m Sandusky Miller KELLOGG and they mov to Marcellus, NY. Sandusky d young and Sarah returned to Greenfield Twsp. She m Sanford H ROGERS of Greenfield, but I don't know where the m took place. She died in Greenfield as Sarah ROGERS 8 Sep 1858. Any info on her par or her life would be appreciated. Ted Wackerle, Berrien Springs, MI

HARRIS,Theresa Maria b.24 Aug.1846 in Greenfield, Saratoga Co., died 22 Jan.1925 in Ballston Spa. She married (1st) Joseph H. LEWIS (1835-1887) 3 children: Lettie Cora (my gmother), Myron Archie, and Estella A. She married (2nd) Isaac Keeler GRENELL. Who were her parents? Siblings? Who were Joseph's parents? Siblings? Marge E.

HARRIS, William. Seeking any info on family of William HARRIS, liv in Milton in 1790. I believe he had son also named William, b abt 1802. William's son Benjamin Franklin HARRIS b 1824 had son Alfred HARRIS in 1855 who married May HEWETT. I believe Alfred's son Bert HARRIS was my g-grandfather. All lived in Saratoga County, but Alfred may have lived in Greenfield. Debbie Escobar HARRISON, Hannah SEE REYNOLDS (pictures).


HART, Issac , b ca 1799 ,Washington County?, d 7 Mar 1881 Schuylerville, Saratoga Co.; m Mahitable TAYLOR, b Washington Co (?), d Schuylerville, Saratoga Co. Ch: Mary Jane HART b ca 1825 Schuylerville, (?) d. 3/4/1907, Schuylerville; Lois HART, b ca 1838, d. 9/14/1839, Schuylerville; Priscilla HART; Mary Jane HART married Benjamin COON who is reportedly from Washington Co or VT. Erny

HARVEY, See KING, James Henry.

HARVEY, Alpheus In 1860 census, was living in Charlton with wife Amanda and family. Also had a brother Hosea HARVEY who lived in Edinburgh with wife Esther and daughter Nellie. Both were born in Quebec and moved to Saratoga County before 1850. They were 2 of 12 brothers and sisters. Have lots of info to share. Alison

HASKINS, Hiram. Seeking for any official record of my Great Grandfather, Hiram HASKINS, who was born 20 Nov, 1816 in Hadley, Saratoga County, N.Y., He married Adelia BILLSBOROUGH in Herkimer, N.Y. and died at Ellery, Chautaugua County. His parents were Ira Haskins and Hannah SEARLES. Gladys Haskin Schoenknecht

HATTON, Thomas See SAMPLE, John

HAWKINS: Looking for info on my gf Albert Jackson HAWKINS. Just today found that he b Cornith,Saratoga Co, NY. Up until today I had been unable to find any info about him prior to WWI. Fam tradition has it that he met my gm, Eva Lela BROWN, in Ft. Sill OK. following WWI. They relocated to Lamar County TX where he res until his death Jan 10,1958. He had 14 ch. His obit lists his bdt as 9 Oct 1895 although according to my mo's bi cert he may have b in 1885. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Randy Ray

HAWKINS, Edward. Seeking info Edward (Ned) HAWKINS b abt 1743, died Jun 1797 in Stillwater, Saratoga Co. Daughter Mathilda HAWKINS b 5 Oct 1781, Providence, RI.

HAWLEY, Elias   SEE SMITH, Hannah Eliza.


HAYES, See MILLS, Phebe.

HAYNES, Joseph. Seeking maiden name of Joseph HAYNES's second wife Miriam. He was b. ca. 1743 in Haverhill, MA. He and his first wife (Anna HEATH) and children removed to Grafton Co., NH about 1770. Joseph and Miriam were m. ca. 1774 in Grafton, NH. Then about 1800 they removed to Stillwater, Saratoga Co., N.Y. Joseph died abt. 1810 in Dry Brook, Ulster Co., N.Y. His wife Miriam was b. ? and died ca. 1838 in Dry Brook, N.Y. She may have been born in Dutchess Co., N.Y. Chn were Judson, Clement, Nancy, Drew, William, Betty, Polly, and Seneca. Joe Kelly

HAZARD, Lieut. George W. from Greenfield Center, Saratoga Co.NY. He died probably around 1865 after becoming ill in the Civil War. He was married to a Melonia (Malvina). Letters to his wife say he is in Company G, 153rd Regt; later in Company H. Arlene

HEALEY, See KING, James Henry.

HEALY See Finigan, Thomas M.

HEARN, See REED, John Alexander.

HEATH, Elisha See SMITH, Lydia

HEATH, Robert C., b ca. 1801 in ME, d in Day, Saratoga County, NY bet. 1875 & 1880. In 1850 living in Putnam, Washington County, NY with wife Mary C.; in 1870 in Day, Saratoga County. His wife also b ME ca 1812 and d aft 1880, likely in Day, NY. They had ch, all b NY: Melvina 1841; Roxana b. ca. 1843/4, mar Lewis GRAY; Mary I. b. ca. 1846/7; Charlotte b. ca. 1848/9 Roxana HEATH b. ca. 1843/4. She marr bef 1862 Lewis GRAY. He was b ca. 1824 in NY, lived in Day, Saratoga Co, NY in 1870 & 1880 and had ch all b in NY: Robert b. ca. 1862; James b. ca. 1864; Albert F. b. ca. 1864; Frank b. ca. 1865; Mary b. ca. 1867; John b. ca. 1874. Any info on family and/or their desc.? MJ Allen , Minneapolis

HEMINWAY/HEMINGWAY, Robert A. Seeking info on Robert A. HEMINWAY (or HEMINGWAY). An insurance agent in Saratoga Springs; son of Tyler and Anna HEMINWAY. Seek info on their offspring. Is Robert A. HEMINWAY the same Robert A. Heminway who died 6 January 1897, in Green Island, Albany Co., NY. at age 60, married to Florence LAVALLE at the time? Father to Trebor A. HEMINWAY and one unknown son. Saratoga Springs Directories show Robert A. , his siblings, and his children living and working in Saratoga Spring from the 1868 directory to the 1899 Directory then they all disappear. There are listings for Robert A. and Robert A. jr. The Green Island Robert A. HEMINWAY had a son born in 1885 and died at age 60 in 1897, so it seems unlikely that he is Robert Jr. Robert A. HEMINWAY Sr. while living in Saratoga Springs was married to Anna MARTIN daughter of Sarah and E. MARTIN. Any info on the MARTIN family also sought. John Curtis HEMINWAY


HERALD, Yates. Looking for Yates Herald in 1850 Saratoga, Saratoga, New York census, I believe on page 91. He had son David P. HERALD born 1842 Schuylerville, New York. Anita Phillips

HEWETT, May See HARRIS, William.




HEWITT, Asa came to Stillwater from Canaan, CN, bef 1790. He rem during the 1790's to what is now the town of Day. Searching for the names of his w and daus. Douglas V. Smith

HEWITT, Benjamin b ca 1741 and his w, Dorothy ROE were in Northumberland in 1800. Where did they die and where are they bur? Does anyone know what happened to their dau Sarah b 1778 and if there was a dau Hannah? Douglas V. Smith, Box 65, Sharon, VT 05065.

HEWITT: Searching for names of ch of Edmuind and Hannah (PECKHAM) HEWITT of Hoosick in 1786 and Galway after 1787. Any fam info would be greatly appreciated. Douglas V. Smith, Box 65, Sharon, VT 05065

HEWITT, John m Sally VANBENSCHOTTEN in New Kingston. He had a bro, Richard, who also liv in New Kingston, Delaware Co. One source says that an Isaac HEWITT was one of the early settlers, but I can find no other ref to him (there is a Elder Isaac HEWITT, son of Richard in the mid 19th Century). The fam may have come from Saratoga or Columbia Co to New Kingston bef 1820. Margaret Birdsall

HEWITT, Reuben, ca 1738 - 1818, m 1762 Hannah HAKES and settled in Ballston. They had a dau Priscilla (HEWITT) (WESTCOTT) (ALDRICH) and other ch. What were the names of the other ch? Douglas V. Smith, Box 65, Sharon, VT 05065

HEWITT, Thomas of CN to Walter, Elizabeth of Greenfield, Stillwater, Saratoga Springs and thier ch. Looking for Thomas Leeds b 1841 Saratoga Springs. Diane

HEYER/ HYER, Betsy   SEE CARR, Jehiel

HICKS, See LARKIN, Joshua.

HIGGINS, Enock m 4 Feb 1749 in Stillwater to Sarah. The m rec gives her last name as DINES. The book "Richard Higgins and his descendants", 1918 gives her last name as either DEAN or DOANE. I would like to find who her parents were. Paul Hathaway

HILL, George F. see MAEHRLEIN, Laura HILL




HOGAN, Daniel Edward. Searching for info re parents, siblings, bpl. of my grandfather Daniel Edward HOGAN. Story is he came from Waterford, NY, but I can't connect him with anyone there. He married Blanche A. POLVENT from Cohoes. His first child Lucian was born in Halfmoon; other children Rea Albertine and Almarene both born in Watervliet. Does anyone connect him with Hiogans in Waterford or Halfmoon? His parents may have been John HOGAN and Molly DULLENTY of Clare or Cork. spb518


HOLLEY, Rebecca see LAWRENCE, Benjamin

HOLTBY, Theophilus and Dean bur at Hudson View Cem., Mechancville and They were still at Ste-Sophie, QC in 1901. I am tracing all desc of Holtby fam of Rawdon, QC. I have large database also the NORRISH family of which Sarah Aitken HOLTBY desc. Daniel Parkinson, Toronto

HOPPS, Francis. Looking for info about fam of Francis HOPPS, b Ireland ca 1751; d Ballston, Saratoga Co 26 October 1827. His apparent dau Sarah HOPPS, my ancestor, m Noah W. DUNBAR on December 12, 1822. 1880 US Census says Sarah's mother was born in CT. Poss. son was John R. HOPPS b Saratoga Co ca 1805. Help me identify wife of Francis Hopps. Shawn Potter


HORTON, See RHODES, William Henry.

HOSMER, See SMITH, Ina Leland.


HOWARD, Peter b. 1799 Vermont d. 1881, m Rhoda b. abt 1801 Malta d. 1854/5 children: James L. Howard m. Rebecca Adaline (HAM - dau of John and Lucinda (MILLER) Ham), Daniel I. Howard m. Susan (RORABACK - dau of Ellis and Lucinda (CHAMPION) Roraback), Sarah Howard m. George GOODWIN of Milton, Fanny (Fancy) A. Howard. Children of James L. and Rebecca Adaline Howard: Lucinda Caroline (Howard) SMITH m. Edwin SMITH, George P. Howard, John William Howard m. Mary E. (KING - dau of Otis King and Eliza (PLATT)), and Syemour Howard. Children of John William and Mary E. (KING) Howard: James Otis Howard m. Mary. Robert A Cooper


HOW(E), Gideon:   Seeking birth information for Gideon HOW(E) b. 1776 in Ballston, NY. Son of Isaac HOW and Esther CRAPO, married Mary JEFFERS 1809, died 1864 Watertown, NY. I am looking for documentation that Gideon is the son of Isaac and Esther How. Frances Howe Anderson

HOWE, Mary Lette b 9 Sep 1814 was the dau of Gideon HOWE and his w, Mary JEFFERS. Gideon was s of Isaac HOWE who d in Ballston, NY in 1795. After a bit some of the fam mig to WI. We were hoping that Mary Lette HOWE, who m Lewis WHEELOCK and they both d rather young in Mannsville, NY. would have a guardianship for their dau, Mary Abigail WHEELOCK, b 1841. Janet


HOWLAND, Job b. 12 Jan1794, of Town of Saratoga. Married Anna ROBENS of Stillwater, 1818.Seeking his ancestors. Barbara Ward


HUBBEL/HUBBELL, Edwin S. and John M., ch of Rev. Elisha D. HUBBEL,d 1839 and w Lydia BAKER, d 1871 of Clifton Park, Saratoga Co, NY; b bet 1822-1839.Wondering if there were any ch or newspaper obits of this couple. Would like to correspond with desc of this baptist fam. Jackie

HUBBELL. Looking for a newspaper obit. for Lydia Hubbell who d. 4 March 1871. (She was wd of Rev. Elisha D. Hubbell, Bpt. preacher of Clifton Pk who d. in 1839). Both were bur. Clifton PK. Jackie

HUDSON, Elva, b. 1876, father Daniel HUDSON, mother Clara WASHBURN. Married John Henry CUTLER, 19 May 1892 in Kingsbury, NY (Washington County), listed residence as Rock City Falls, NY (Town of Milton). Need info on parents. SarahAnne Cutler

HUESTIS, Eric C.(gf) liv near Knolls Atomic area just off the lake, d late 1950's, retired from GE; HUESTIS, Russell W. (my fa) and my mo, Helen M. (GUIDA) m ca 1938-39, liv there untill dad went into the Navy for WW2; think he may have gone to school there too. My mo's fam or at least with her bro Steve & Frank GUIDA owned a bar at Brown's beach on Saratoga Lake. Their fam name had been changed when they came from Poland. Alan C. Huestis, Charlottesville,VA

HULING, James H. born abt. 1826 in Saratoga County. Married Mary Ann PLUNKETT about 1858. Had 2 children James T. and John R. E. Plunkett

HUNT, Edward see READ, Wm.

HUNTER, John. Seek further details on John HUNTER esq, born 1756, Voluntown CT, died 1805 Stillwater NY. He was married to Phebe (or Phoebe) COOPER, died 1766 Stillwater NY. Children all born in Stillwater: John b; 1785- d: 1850 Stillwater; Ebenezer b. 1788, d. 1872 Cambell, Mich; Archibald b. 1789, d. approx 1873 Hounsfield NY. Viresgah, b 1790, Cephas b. 1794, d. 1796. John HUNTER, wife Phebe, and infant son Cephas buried at Yellow Meeting House/Congreg. Church graveyard, Stillwater NY. Archibald moved to Hounsfield/Sackets Harbor NY, marred Sara HALSTEAD (or HAISTEAD) of Duchess County NY. John HUNTER esq was in Rev. War; Archibald HUNTER was in War of 1812, Sackets Harbor. David William Hunter

HUSEK, Stephan born in Hungary 1878 died in Saratoga Co., in 1917, buried in St. Peter's Cemetery, Saratoga Springs, NY His wife was Caroline BARTA. Father - Joseph, mother - Helen PROHOSKA. Does anyone have information or connections to this family? Marcia Buffett

HUTCHINSON, Hiram. Seek info about Hiram HUTCHINSON, Malta,, Saratoga County, New York from 1829-1849.  He is mentioned in the estate settlement of Gideon MOREY, also of Malta, who died August 23, 1845.  Other heirs: Lois, wife of John KNICKERBOCHER, Violetta, wife of Peter KNICKERBOCHER, Janet, wife of Benjamin SNYDER, all from Saratoga Springs.  From Malta: Samuel and Daniel D. TOMPKINS.  From Stillwater: Sarah, Mary, Catherine and Josiah HEWITT, Samuel MOREY.  Also Stillman MOREY of Milton.  Relationships among these people is not given-does anyone know how any of these people are related to each other? Jean Hutchinson

HUYLER, John G mov to Greenfield ca 1794 where he res until 1804. It is believed that his w Hannah (WHITNEY) d in the Greenfield area bet 1801 and 1802. She was the dau of Hezekiah and Sarah (TAYLOR) WHITNEY of Wolcott, Orleans Co. VT. John stated that his home burned and his mil papers, proving his service in the RevW were destroyed. It could be possible that Hannah d in that fire. John and Hannah were the par of one known child, George b 1792 in Hackensack, Bergen Co, NJ. They may also have had a son Hezekiah. Helen Stevenson





INMAN, Eugene. Seeking Eugene INMAN, supposedly born in East Galway in the later part of 1800's. Also his son Edward, born Ballston Spa?? 12/31/1882. Sue Bushman



JACKSON, Andrew   SEE SPALDING, Harriet S.

JACKSON, Robert; b Scotland ca 1777. Emigrated to USA ca 1833, to Galway, Saratoga Co with many of his children. Catharine, John, George E., Margaret Thomson, Elizabeth, Alexander Horsburgh, Robert are children known to have come to the USA. Robert and some of children moved to St. Lawrence Co by 1850. George E. Jackson moved around a bit but two of his children were born in Galway ca 1850. Seek to confirm family's presence in Galway during 1830s/40s or 50s. Sue


JACOX, Sarah. Seeking info regarding Sarah JACOX (died 1820) and her husband Henry UPTON (died 1812) who are supposedly both buried on the "Jacox Farm" in Wilton, Saratoga County, according to Upton genealogy notes. Need help with Sarah JACOX's date of birth, her parents names and birth dates of their children (Sarah, Polly, Eliza, James, Hannah and John) and what other relatives are buried in this cemetery.  I have no info on the JACOX family and am trying to find out their connection to the many Rochester, NY Uptons who descend from one of their sons-either JAMES or JOHN. Can share that info, but cannot find their connection to Wilton. My JAMES UPTON was supposedly born in 1808 and died in 1868 in the Rochester suburb of Greece. He married MARY MOULTON in Albany County in 1831 and they had nine children. Have much info on the descendants of this couple, but am unable to link them back to Wilton. Upton is related to the JOHN UPTON family of Salem Massachusetts, but I believe Henry to be the only one who went to Saratoga County.  Marie


JEFFERS, Mary see HOW(E), Gideon

JEFFERS, Samuel Harvey b 6 Jun 1865 in Ballston Spa, Saratoga Co,NY. Fa was poss also named Samuel JEFFERS. Mo was Caroline/Carrie PETTIT who poss never m fa of Samuel Harvey. Caroline/Carrie PETTIT m Henry BROWER ca 1870-1875 and moved to IA in late 1870's. Seek any info re the fa and other rel of Samuel Harvey JEFFERS. Donald Hertz

JEFFERSON, Thomas. b: ca. 1835 in NY state, appears in the 1870 Greenfield federal census with wife Delia and a son Thomas age 7/12 months - all born NY. In 1880 is still there age 45, with wife Delia age 35, son Thomas W. age 10 and Georgianna, age 2. Not there in 1900 census suggesting Thomas & Delia died by then. When & where did they die and where are they buried - desire contact with descendants. Jean C. Denison

JENKINS, See CLARK, William.

JENKINS, John Parker and w Polly settled in Hadley, Saratoga Co, NY. John b in Stoddard NH in 1782 but in 1825 he is listed as a deacon at an open communion Baptist Society. I am especially looking for the names of their ch -- 1820 cen says thay had five -- maybe there were more later. Barbara Bruce

JENKINS, William B. 1869/1870 Saratoga Co. m L. VAN AVERY, b 1880 Saratoga Co. L. VAN AVERY JENKINS was a teacher at Edinburg School. 5 CH: Clarence, Glenn, Thelma JENKINS BAKER, Rita JENKINS STANISLOWSKI, Hazel. William JENKINS bur IN Conklinville, NY "Across from the dam". BETSY JENKINS-HESS



JOCKOW, F. Cortez: see PACKARD

JOHNS, Charity Ann see BETTS, John J.



JOHNSON, Ira. Seek information re: my g.g.g.g. Ira JOHNSON of Stillwater, Saratoga Co. (including who his parents were). Ira JOHNSON and his wife Abigail's offspring included sons Alvah JOHNSON (b. 1797, Stillwater) and George Washington JOHNSON (b. 1800, Stillwater) who emigrated to Missisqoi Co., Quebec (probably as teenagers). Liz

JOHNSON, Loanda, my gggmo, b 25 Apr 1822 in Saratoga County, NY. (poss in the town of Milton). Her par were Samuel Issac JOHNSON, b 1770 in VT, and Mary Polly THOMPSON b 12 Apr 1789, Stillwater, Saratoga Co, NY. Other children to Mary & Samuel are: Mary Jane, b 28 Aug 1816, Milton, Saratoga, NY m John Knowles CROSBY; Philina b ca 1818, Saratoga, NY; Ann Janet, b 1820, Saratoga, NY, d Busti, Chautauqua, NY. My Loanda m Uriel SHERMAN (which I am also searching for, and found a poss in Dutchess Co., NY) and in the early 1860's they liv in Hancock, Co, IL. They had 4 boys and 1 dau. One of the older boys was Ransom, the youngest was Elmer Emmett SHERMAN, my ggrandpa, b 7 Feb 1862. Any information about this JOHNSON family, and particularly Loanda, could be of help and would be greatly appreciated. Tim Sherman Portland OR

JOLLS, Mercy. see LARKIN, Amos .



JONES, Noel. Seek information on the JONES family in Saratoga Co NY from 1760's to current time. I am descended from Silas JONES SR. and Susannah SWEET JONES from  Rhode Island. Some of their children are listed in Saratoga County. I need to find Bible records that will tie Noel JONES b about 1785 to Silas his grandfather according to family letter sent to IOWA in mid 1800's. This was all part of Albany originally and I find pieces of the family all over this area. Family related names are: JOHNSON, SWEET,  ALLEN, THURBER, HAMMOND, WAITE, SCRIVEN, DREW, BARTLETT and others. I am from NOEL to NOYES b 1809 to Calvin b 1843  all NY born down to  Carl born Ia, to Dad b IA to myself born WYO.  The did live in ILL  for several years during the Civil War. Susi Jones Pentico

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