JEFFERSON COUNTY, NEW YORK

TOWN OF ELLISBURGH


DURANT AND PEIRCE in 1878:
Contributors for the Ellisburg section of their history of Jefferson Co., NY


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In 1878 when the history of Jefferson County was written by Durant and Peirce, much of the information about the county and residents was in fact obtained from people who lived in Jefferson County. Following is a list, by location, of persons who provided information about the Town of Ellisburgh, their occupation, business location, where born, when settled in that location and their post office address. In a few instances, information was not provided by the contributor. Here "s" stands for "settled in Jefferson County."


AUSTIN,  DR. F.,  phys & surgeon,  Mannsville,  b Oswego Co NY; po Mannsville

ANDRUS,  S. J.,  propr hotel,  b Jeff Co,  s 1824; po Pierrepont Manor

ALLEN,  HARVEY,  retired,  b Saratoga NY,  s 1804; po Pierrepont Manor

ALLEN,  HIRAM,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1810; po Pierrepont Manor

ALLEN,  ELISHA,  blacksmith,  b Jeff Co s 1806; po Pierrepont Manor

BAILY,  B. N.,  dentist,  b Oswego Co NY,  s 1869; po Mannsville

BISHOP,  D. C.,  hotel keeper,  Mannsville,  b NY,  po Mannsville

BATES,  J. R.,  notary public,  Mannsville,  b Massachusetts,  s 1817; po Mannsville

BEEBE,  A. R.,  teacher,  b Jeff Co.,  s 1857; po Mannsville

BAILY,  C.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1812; po Pierrepont Manor

BEMIS,  S. M. re. Merchant,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Pierrepont Manor

BROWN,  J. E.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1837; po Mannsville

BROWN,  C. H.,  farmer/sailor,  b England,  s 1865; po Woodville

BALDWIN,  WM.,  b Oswego NY,  s 1825; po Woodville

BALDWIN,  WM.,  b Oswego NY s 1825; po Mannsville

BEMIS,  J. A.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Pierrepont Manor

BREWESTER,  W. R.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1819; po Mannsville

BRODIE,  JAS,  first-class stock farmer,  b Scotland,  s 1847; po Rural Hill

BOOMER,  LEONARD,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1808; po Ellisburg

BOOMER,  SAMUEL H.,  farmer/ dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1816; po Belleville

BOOMER,  NELSON,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co s 1808; po Belleville

BULL,  ALVAH,  farmer/dairy,  b Vermont,  s 1832; po Rural Hill

BARNEY,  M. V. B.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1832; po Belleville

BULL,  E. P.,  farmer/dairy,  b Vermont,  s 1834; po Rural Hill

CUNNINGHAM,  G. D.,  clerk,  b Oneida Co,  s 1828; po Mannsville

COLTON,  JULIE E.,  teacher,  b Jeff Co,  s 1849; po Mannsville

CLARK,  F. R.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1825; po Mannsville

CONVERSE,  J. F.,  farmer and breeder of fine stock,  b Oneida Co NY,  s 1841; po Woodville

CLARK,  E. J.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1862; po Belleville

COLE,  O. C.,  pastor,  ME Church,  b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1875; po Belleville

CASTOR,  C. H.,  farmer/dairy,  b Yates Co NY,  s 1822; po Pierrpont Manor

CHAMBERLAIN,  MYRON,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1811; po Ellisburg

CONVERSE,  R. B.,  farmer/dairy,  b Oneida Co NY,  s 1841; po Woodville

CONVERSE,  G. E.,  farmer/dairy,  b Oneida Co NY,  s 1841; po Woodville

DURFEE,  A. M.,  blacksmith,  b Jeff Co,  s 1825; po Belleville

DAILEY,  MRS. C. A.,  b Jeff Co,  s 1839; po Mannsville

DUTCHER,  LEWIS A.,  farmer/dairy b Jeff Co,  s 1853; po Belleville

DOWNER,  E. R.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1817; po Ellisburg

ELLIS,  H. D.,  teacher,  b Jeff Co,  s 1854; po Belleville

ELLIS,  J. W.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1818; po Ellisburg

EASTMAN,  E. R.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1826; po Woodville

EASTMAN,  C. B.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1828; po Woodville

FLANDERS,  MISS J. J.,  teacher,  b Jeff Co,  s 1855; po Mannsville

FILMORE,  H. M.,  farmer/dairyman,  b Jeff Co,  s 1837; po Woodville

FINNEY,  J. RUSSELL,  school prin,  b Jeff Co,  s 1849; po Ellisburg

FISH,  NETTIE,  assistant teacher,  b Jeff Co,  s 1851; po Ellisburg

FILMORE,  MRS. L. A.,  mistress on farm,  b Otsego Co NY,  s 1831; po Woodville

FILMORE,  M. M.,  farmer/dairy,  bo Jeff Co s 1848; po Rural Hill

GRAY,  WM.,  carriage mfg,  b Jeff Co,  s 1828; po Woodville

GOODENOUGH,  KNO,  farmer/dairy,  b Vermont,  s 1815; po Mannsville

GRENELL,  E. O.,  farmer/cheese maker,  b Jeff Co,  s 1814; po Pierrepont Manor

GOODENOUGH,  R. D.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co s 1836; po Mannsville

GRAVES,  CHARLES,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1852; po Ellisville

GREEN,  MRS. L. D.,  farm mistress,  b Jeff Co,  s 1838; po Ellisburg

GREEN,  DANIEL,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1825; po Belleville

HUGGINS,  GEO A.,  hardware dealer,  b Oswego Co NY,  s 1853; po Mannsville

HIBBARD,  G. C.,  physician/surgeon,  b Westchester Co NY,  s 1867; po Mannsville

HUSTED,  R. W.,  photographer,  b St. Lawrence Co NY,  s 1876; po Mannsville

HURD,  D. E.,  druggist,  b Oneida Co NY,  s 1870; po Mannsville

HITCHCOCK,  W. G.,  farmer/dairy,  b Orleans Co NY,  s 1845; po Mannsville

HOUGHTON,  A. C.,  just peace,  b Jeff Co s 1825; po Belleville

HAWES,  H. C.,  attorney,  b Jeff Co s 1844; po Belleville

HAVEN,  E. B.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co s 1823; po Mannsville

HOXIE,  WM. H.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1831; po Mannsville

HUGHES,  JOHN,  farmer/dairy b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1824; po Mannsville

HOLLY,  C. J.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1841; po Ellisburg

HOLLY,  MRS. N.,  farm mistress,  b Madison Co NY,  s 1806; po Adams

HICKS,  SAMUEL,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1832; po Belleville

HURD,  W. E.,  cheese maker,  b Jeff C.,  s 1852; po Pierrepont Manor

HARRINGTON,  DELOS,  farmer/dairy,  b Rensselaer Co NY,  s 1827; po Pierrepont Manor

HOLLY,  MISS M.,  authoress,  b Jeff Co,  s 1836; po Pierrepont Manor

HILL,  JEROME,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1837,  po Mannsville

JUDSON,  MARCUS,  retired mechanic,  b Connecticut,  s 1820; po Mannsville

JONES,  W. S.,  RR agent,  b Oneida Co NY,  s 1862; po Pierrepont Manor

JENKINS,  WM. A.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jefferson Co NY,  s 1831; po Woodville

JAMES,  EZEKIEL,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1832; po Mannsville

KENNEDY,  L. L.,  farmer/dairy,  b Montgomery Co NY,  s 1809; po Belleville

LUM,  H. A.,  b Jeff Co,  s 1834; po Mannsville

LESTER,  E.,  undertaker,  b Columbia Co NY,  s 1838; po Mannsville

MARTIN,  L. A.,  merchant,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Mannsville

MERRILL,  J. W.,  merch/tailor,  b Oneida Co NY,  s 1829; po Mannsville

MINER,  CAPT. J.,  ret sailor,  b Schoharie Co NY,  s 1815; po Mannsville

McLEAN,  W. C.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jefferson Co,  s 1825; po Ellisburg

MENDELL,  H. H.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co s 1837; po Pierrepont Manor

MARTIN,  E. G.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1817; po Belleville

NICHOLS,  D. F.,  law student,  b Jeff Co,  s 1856; po Mannsville

NOBLE,  MRS. F. A.,  seamstress,  b Jeff Co s 1839; po Ellisburg

NOBLE,  F. M.,  custom house officer,  b Vermont,  s 1842; po Ellisburg

OLDS,  SAMUEL P.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jefferson Co,  s 1837; po Pierrepont Manor

POTTER,  O. S.,  Granger,  b Jeff Co,  s 1828; po Mannsville

PIERPONT W. C.,  retired,  b New York city,  s 1816; po Pierrepont manor

PERSONS,  ELAM,  farmer/dairy,  b Connecticut,  s 1816; po Ellisburg

PERSONS,  H. A.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Ellisburg

PERSONS,  J. W.,  retired merchant,  b Vermont,  s 1812; po Mannsville

POOL,  M. L.,  dressmaker,  b Herkimer Co,  NY,  s 1815; po Pierrpont Manor

REMINGTON,  MRS. A. D. merchant,  New York City,  b Oswego Co NY,  s 1862; po Mannsville

REGA,  JOHN A.,  physician/surgeon,  b Germany s 1862; po Belleville

ROUNDS,  D. M.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co s 1835; po Mannsville

ROGERS,  JAMES,  cheese maker,  b Vermont s 1856; po Belleville

SIAS,  W. H. H.,  Comm. Schools,  b Jeff Co,  s 1840; po Mannsville

SMITH,  D. K.,  pastor Baptist church,  b Otsego Co NY,  s 1874; po Mannsville

SWEET,  BELL M.,  teacher,  b Jeff Co,  s 1856; po Mannsville

STERLING,  H.,  farmer/dairy,  b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1876; po Mannsville

SHOECRAFT,  JACOB,  farmer/dairy,  b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1823; po Mannsville

SIAS,  E. T.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1843; po Mannsville

SAWYER,  A. H.,  farmer/dairy,  b New Hampshire,  s 1821; po Mannsville

STEARNS,  BENJ. F.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1829; po Ellisburg

STEEL,  ROSWELL M.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1823; po Pierrepont Manor

TOWSLEY,  R. R.,  attorney,  b Jeff Co,  s 1838; po mannsville

THOMPSON,  A. S.,  physician/surgeon,  b Lewis Co NY,  s 1856; po Ellisburg

VAN WORMER,  A. C.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1825; po Mannsville

VAN ALSTINE,  WM. E.,  keeper of life-saving station No. 1,  8th dist,  b Onondaga Co NY,  s 1843; po Ellisburg

WHEELER,  ANDREW A.,  attorney,  b Jeff Co,  s 1836; po Mannsville

WOOD,  STEPHEN,  farmer/dairy b Jeff Co,  s 1822; po Woodville

WOOD,  G. M.,  propr Lake View House,  b Jeff Co,  s 1847; po Woodville

WOOD,  EPENETUS,  farmer/hop grower,  b Saratoga NY,  s 1811; po Woodville

WOOD,  HORACE,  farmer,  cheese maker,  b Jeff Co,  s 1827; po Woodville

WOOD,  NATHANIEL,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1816; po Woodville

WARDWELL,  SAMUEL,  farmer/dairy,  b Rhode Island,  s 1828; po Mannsville

WOODARD,  O.,  harness maker,  b Jeff Co,  s 1827; po Pierrpont Manor

WILLIAMS,  P. L.,  gen. Produce merchant,  b Jeff Co,  s 1836; po Pierrpont Manor

WODELL,  A. B.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1829; po Ellisburg

WILLIAMS,  WM. H. H.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1816; po Adams

WEBSTER,  A. E.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1817; po Adams

WODELL,  I. P.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1837; po Ellisburg

WOOD,  E.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1811; po Woodville

WOOD,  SIMEON T.,  farmer/dairy,  b Jeff Co,  s 1821; po Woodville

YOUNGS,  W. H.,  miller,  b Wayne Co NY,  s 1876; po Mannsville


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