PIONEER FINNEY FAMILY




1.  SYLVESTER FINNEY, (son of JOSIAH and (---) FINNEY) was born 15 Mar
1759 in Kent, Warren County CT.  He was a Revolutionary War veteran.  He
came to Henderson, Jefferson County in 1808.  He died 26 Jun 1842 in
Oberlin, OH.

He married 29 Apr 1779 at Kent, Warren County CT

REBECCA RICE who was born 9 Aug 1759 at Danbury, CT and died 19 Aug 1836
in Henderson, NY.

Children, FINNEY:

    2    i     SARAH FINNEY married STEPHEN WHITNEY, the son of 
                         SAMUEL and MARY (St. JOHN) WHITNEY.  
                    (Use link to see the Whitney children of Sarah Finney.) 

    3   ii     DELIAH FINNEY married STEPHEN JEROME

    4  iii     ZENAS FINNEY married RACHEL MATTHEWS

    5   iv     CHLOE FINNEY married RICHARD CHASE

    6    v     SYLVESTER FINNEY d.y.

+   7   vi     HARRY FINNEY married REBECCA TYLER, daughter of EZRA and
                              REBECCA A. (WRIGHT) TYLER

    8  vii     Rev CHARLES GRANDISON FINNEY married (1) LYDIA ROOT ANDDREWS; 
                                (2) Mrs ELIZABETH (FORD) ATKINSON; 
                                (3) Mrs REBECCA RAYE

    9 viii     Rev GEORGE WASHINGTON FINNEY married LYDIA WHITNEY,
                    daughter of BENJAMIN and ANN MERCY (HARRIS) WHITNEY

   10   ix     SYLVESTER R. FINNEY d.y.


7.  HARRY FINNEY, (son of SYLVESTER and REBECCA (RICE) FINNEY) was born 
14 May 1790 in Warren County CT.  He was a veteran of the War of 1812.  
He resided in Town of Ellisburg, Jefferson County.  He died 1857 and is
buried in Carpenter Cemetery, Henderson.

He married 

REBECCA TYLER, (daughter of EZRA and REBECCA (WRIGHT) TYLER.  She was
buried in Carpenter Cemetery, Henderson

Children, FINNEY:

   11    i     EMMA FINNEY married MINOT WILCOX of Toledo OH

   12   ii     CHARLES G. FINNEY married OLIVE (---)

   13  iii     HENRY FINNEY married MINNIE WHITE

   14   iv     SOPHIA FINNEY married ISAAC MAPES

   15    v     JULIA JANET FINNEY married (1) SAMUEL S. SCOTT; 
                                          (2) ZIMRI ESMAY

   16   vi     EVELYN FINNEY married WILLARD BRUSON

   17  vii     ANNA FINNEY married FRANK FELLOWS

   18 viii     HENRY FINNEY

   19   ix     NELL FINNEY married (1) ABRAHAM MINNIM; 
                                   (2) JOHN JOCELYN

   20  xii     HARRIET EMILY FINNEY married JOSEPH S. WASHBURN


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