PIONEER ALBERTSON FAMILY


 
1. JOSIAH ALBERTSON was born 29 Mar 1809 in ??, NJ, d. 25 Oct 1882 and
buried at Redwood Cemetery.  Josiah was a glassblower who in the 1830s
followed his trade from NJ to Sand Lake, Rensselaer Co., NY and then to
Redwood, Jefferson Co., to (evidently) be employed at the Redwood Glass
Factory.  He bought a farm near Theresa in 1841 and later another farm nearby
and is listed as a "farmer" in later censuses.  The property was sold to 
William Folts in 1894.

He married 18 June 1835 in Philadelphia, PA

RHODA RIGGINS who was born 06 May 1813 in Elizabeth, NJ.  She died 14 Jun 1892 at Theresa.  They became members of the Theresa
Methodist-Episcopal Church though they may have been Quakers prior to that.

Children, ALBERTSON:

     2     i   SAMUEL ALBERTSON married ANNIE FENIMORE in Burlington NJ 1 Jan 1863.  He died 9 Jun 1863.

     3    ii   JOSIAH HENRY ALBERTSON married ANNIE (FENNIMORE) ALBERTSON 1867.

     4   iii   MARY ALBERTSON married GEORGE HOUGH

     5    iv   MARGARET ALBERTSON married WILLIAM WALTER FOLTS

     6     v   EMMA RUTH  married BENJAMIN SHERMAN

     7    vi   ORRIS ALBERTSON married ROSELTHA GOULD CORLISS

     8   vii   SARAH M. ALBERTSON married BYRON DIXON HANSON

     9  viii   LEWIS WILLIAM ALBERTSON married ELLEN McGRANN

For further information, contact:
Bonnie (Albertson) Johannes


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