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Litchfield County Queries - November/December 1997

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Nov 1 1997: Looking for info abt Frank ALBRECHT b.25 July 1889 d.Sept 1971. SSDI lists last residence as Torrington. Was he m. to STAHLBUSCH? Thanks for all help.
Fran Steadman
Nov 1 1997: Looking for info on Norman WOODRUFF b.?Terryville d.1800 Long Island, Suffolk Co. NY. Sailor d. at sea shortly after birth of son James Payne b.9/18/1800 Long Island, lived 1830-1840 in MA 1840-1849 in Peno twp, Pike co., MO & 1849-1860 in Monroe county, IA. d.1877 Buchanan twp, Sullivan co., MO Any info would be appreciated.
Steve Woodruff
Nov 15 1997: Looking for info on g-g-g-grandmother Betsey HATCH, b.Kent, CT 1-11-1800. I don't know anything about her family, and would love to hear from anyone else interested in them. I'd be happy to share descendant data.
Andrea Crowell
Nov 24 1997: Looking for info on John FLYNN who immigrated to Lakeville, CT from Strokestown, Ireland abt 1840 b.1786-89. About 1850 moved to Iowa with family.
Cathy Rossing
Nov 30 1997: Seeking info Matthew GILLET, his son Michael GILLET and his grandson Michael GILLET. Matthew was a New Hartford official from 1740 until the late 1780s. Also looking info on Chauncy MIX whose dau Laura Mix m. Michael L. GILLET.
Tom Gillett
Dec 1 1997: Looking info Nancy A. Handy (b. c1790-1800 Robertsville, Colebrook) and her husband, Alpheus Moore (b. Jan. 11, 1793 d. Aug. 14, 1874). They lived and raised a family in Barkhamsted.
Kathleen Musser www.pnx.com/unicorn/index.htm
Dec 5 1997: ROOT family history. Need descendants of William Russell ROOT (b. 1798 New Haven Co, son of Joseph ROOT and Mary RUSSELL). In Litchfield Co to 1836. William's brother, John ROOT and John's wife, Lucy REYNOLDS may have been in Litchfield Co.
LaVerne W. Root
Dec 6 1997: BEARDSLEY,PAYNE Who was Betsey BEARDSLEY's father? Betsey m. Ephraim Payne b.1773 Litchfield . Who Was Ephraim Paynes father? Their ch: Harmon A. b.1802 NY, Fredrick b.1794 NY , Harry Nelson b.1799 CT, Jabez b.1809 Onandaga Co., NY .
Talma Klaassen
Dec 6 1997: Looking info James Hervey Selleck and wife Minerva (Minervy) Hubbard. James Hervey Selleck b.7 Sept 1796, Minerva Hubbard b:1800 both CT; m.26 Nov 1818, Salisbury. First 3 ch. b. Salisbury: James Hervey Jr. 8 Aug 1819, Mary Ann 16 Sept 1821, Hubbard Hurbert 29 July 1823. Wish to know parents and siblings of both James Hervey Selleck and Minerva Hubbard, plus place of birth for both if known.
Melvin Wright
Dec 8 1997: Looking for connections to family of Rufus Perry ROOD b.2 May 1892 Litchfield d.17 Nov 1977 Middletown m.Ellen RAE d.11 Jun 1964; parents Charles D. ROOD and Julia BECKLEY; brothers Charles and Westley ROOD.
Teresa Kelley
Dec 10 1997: Seeking info abt WILLIAM CHIDESTER of Cornwall m. ------HOLDRIDGE. Time frame is probably 1740-60.
Betty Brown
Dec 12 1997: Looking for Nathan MITCHELL b.9 aug 1739 CT d.sep 1822 loc? m. elizabeth ROSS 1769; 14 ch born 1772-1798 incl Isaac MITCHELL b. 29 feb 1792 Sullivan co, NY m. ursula SMITH 4 nov 1813 Litchfield Co Ursula b. 3 nov 1793 Litchfield co. 11 ch born 1815-1837 incl elizabeth(betsy) jane MITCHELL who m. thomas y. BOYD 7 mar 1849 wayne co, PA.
David A. Clark
Dec 14 1997: Trying to find any info abt parents of Jonathan HAWLEY m. to Olive STEELE @ 1800. She was dau. of Elisha Steele.
Judi Shannon
Dec 23 1997: Does anyone have the list of SHEPHERD, SHEPARD, SHEPPARD, etc. wills in Litchfield Co. for the period 1750-1800?
James R. Davis
Dec 23 1997: Does anyone have info on family of William SHEPHERD d.Alleghany Co.,PA, m. Mary CLARK; they lived in MD during 1760-1770. Think they lived in Litchfield Co. for awhile. William's possible ch. were Daniel b.1757, William, Abihail, Moses, David, Joseph, and John.
James R. Davis
Dec 27 1997: Looking for ancestors of Richard Merriam WELTON of Washington, CT. He married Mabel EVANS, and had 2 ch. Richard and Dorothy. Some family names are Bela and Seymour.
Claudia Cox Welton
Dec 27 1997: Looking for any indication that Isaac SEARLES - SALLS was a resident of Salisbury during 1756 period. Listed there on tax rolls for 1756 as SEARL and in 1760 as SALL. His son Jacob's birth is registered there in 1759. His wife was Hannah HAWLEY --- who were their parents?
Pam or Christian Waugh
Dec 28 1997: Looking info Robert H. Elliott born abt. 1851 and wife Susan T. Butler born abt. 1854. Both born Harwinton, CT. Had at least 5 ch with one named Robert James Elliott b. February 23, 1887 Harwinton.
Robert Eliott
Dec 30 1997: Lookingr Job CHASE & wife Rachel appeared 1810-1840 Census Cannan, Salisbury. Job CHASE b.abt 1775/1780 MA. Their ch: Tytus or Justus b.15 Feb 1808 Salisbury, George Clinton b.31 May 1810 in Canaan, Benjamin b.17 Aug 1812 Salisbury, Lary Ann b.25 Dec 1814, Mary Ann b.14 Jul 1817, John CHASE b.24 Oct 1820 MA d.5 Jan 1880 Painseville, Lake, Ohio m. Emmeline WATERS (dau of William WATERS and Asenath SLAFTER) .
Janelle Deelstra