JEFFERSON COUNTY, NEW YORK

TOWN OF HOUNSFIELD


DURANT AND PEIRCE in 1878:
Contributors for the Hounsfield 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 of persons who provided information about the Town of Hounsfield, 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."


ALLEN,  L. F.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co. s 1831; po E Hsfld

BATES,  M. M.,  farmer retired,  b Massachusetts,  s 1802; po Stowell's Corners

BAKER,  O. W.,  farmer/merchant,  b Jeff Co,  s 1827; po E Hsfld

BLOOD,  SUEL,  retired farmer,  b New Hampshire,  s 1812; po E Hsfld

BENJAMIN,  SYLVESTER,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1818; po E. Hsfld

BROADBENT,  THOS.,  farmer/mfg,  b England,  s 1847; po Dexter

CANFIELD,  THEO,  capitalist,  b Jeff Co,  s 1823; po Sackets Harbor

COLLINS,  L. H.,  prop Eveleigh House,  b Jeff Co,  s 1849; po Sackets Harbor

CAMPS,  W. B.,  druggist,  b Jeff Co,  po Sackets Harbor

CAMPBELL,  MRS. JANE A.,  retired,  b Jeff Co,  s 1837; po Sackets Harbor

CLEVELAND,  P.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1828; po E Hsfld

CONKLIN,  T. C.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1855; po Brownsville

CONKLIN,  A. S.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Brownsville

DEWOLF,  D. O.,  deputy coll. Customs,  S. Harbor/breeder Gauldar and other stock,  b Cayuga NY,  s 1817; po S. Harbor

DAVIDSON,  MRS. S. J.,  farmer,  b England,  s 1838; po S. Harbor

DIMRICK,  O.,  retired farmer,  b Onondaga Co,  s 1826; po S. Harbor

DIMRICK,  JAY,  farmer/mechanic,  b Jeff Co,  s 1827; po Stowells Corners

EVILEIGH,  B,  general hardware,  b England,  s 1834; po S. Harbor

EDWARDS,  MRS. H. H.,  retired farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1832; po S. Harbor

EVANS,  E.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Brownville

FOX,  M. L.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1825; po S. Harbor

FIELD,  HEZEKIAH,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1811; po E. Hnsfield

FOSTER,  ALBERT,  farmer/mfg,  b Jeff Co,  po Dexter

GILMORE,  CAPT. H. O.,  retired lake captain/farmer,  b Vermont,  s 1826; po Dexter

GREEN D. B.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1823; po E. Hsfld

HODGERS,  S. N.,  farmer,  b Massachusetts,  s 1868; po S. Harbor

HAZLEWOOD,  J. M.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1844; po S. Harbor

HULL,  IRA

INGLEBART,  C. W.,  capitalist,  b St. Lawrence Co,  s 1814; po S. Harbor

LIVERMORE,  F. M.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1824; po E Hsfld

LEO,  L. G.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1821; po Dexter

MCCULLOCK,  D.,  retired,  b Massachusetts,  s 1826; po S. Harbor

MEEKS,  N.,  farmer/lighthouse keeper,  b England,  s 1836; po S. Harbor

MCWAYNE,  J. A.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po S. Harbor

MCKEE,  O. R.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1843; po S. Harbor

McMULLEN,  J. B.,  propr of mill/miller,  b Jeff Co,  s 1839; po S. Harbor

MORSEMAN,  E. P.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1809; po S. Harbor

MARAB,  A.,  farmer,  b England,  s 1843; po Adams Centre

MATTERSON,  F. farmer/owner of Hambletonian,  Budd Doble Colt,  b Jeff Co,  s 1830; po S. Harbor

MELDOON,  L,  farmer,  b England,  s 1835; po Brownville

NORTON,  L. W.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1844; po E Hnsfld

PHILLIPS,  W. G.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po S. Harbor

PHELPS,  J. W.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1821; po S Harbor

POTTER,  P. C.,  farmer/cheese mfg,  b Onondaga Co NY,  s 1845; po S. Harbor

PETTIT,  MRS. M. C.,  farmer,  b England,  s 1833; po S. Harbor

PEASE,  O. V.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1821; po S. Harbor

PARSONS,  THOS,  farmer,  b England,  s 1834; po S. Harbor

POTTER,  N. H.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1829; po Brownville

ROBBINS,  M. O.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1820; po S Harbor

RICKERSON,  E.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1843; po S. Harbor

RESSEGUE,  DANL,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1823; po S. Harbor

ROBERTS,  SAML,  farmer/blacksmith,  b Wales,  s 1843; po E Hnsfld

RICHARDSON,  J.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co.,  s 1821; po Stowells Corners

SYMONDS,  F.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1855; po S. Harbor

SYMONDS,  M. C.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1836; po S. Harbor

SPICER,  JNO,  retired farmer,  b Otsego Co s 1805; po S. Harbor

SMITH,  F. R.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1848; po Watertown

SKINNER,  ELBERT,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1849; po Brownville

SLATER,  SARAH,  farmer,  b Canada,  s 1837; po Brownville

TYLER,  DR. W. E.,  physician/surgeon,  b Jeff Co. s 1812; po S. Harbor

THOMPSON,  S. E.,  merchant/farmer,  b Jeff Co. s 1845; po S. Harbor

TREMAINE,  G. W.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1822; po S. Harbor

THOMPSON,  M. P.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co. s 1832; po S. Harbor

WILSON,  A. J.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1835; po Brownville

WASHBURN,  DYER,  dealer in fine blooded horses & cattle,  b Cayuga Co,  s 1824; po S. Harbor

WILLS,  G. M.,  farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1820; po Stowells Corners

WARREN,  WM,  propr Half-Way House/farmer,  b Jeff Co,  s 1828; po E Hnsfld

WILDER,  CAPT,  PHILO D.,  Capt. Schooner Nelly Wilder,  b Jeff Co,  s 1839; po S. Harbor


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