JEFFERSON COUNTY, NEW YORK

TOWN OF LORRAINE


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


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 Lorraine, 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."


ADAMS, W. M., cheese maker, b Jeff Co, s 1849; po Lorraine
BAILEY, HENRY, farmer and us Loan Commissioner, b Jeff Co, s 1821; po Adams
BABCOCK, Z. R., physician/surgeon, b Rensselaer Co, s 1823; po Lorraine
BROWN, HENRY M., landowner and broker, b Jeff Co, s 1836; po Lorraine
BISHOP, MRS. J. F., widow of the late Rev. J. F. Bishop, b Jeff Co, s 1810; po Lorraine
BARTLETT, J. B., farmer/dairyman, b Jeff Co, s 1846; po Lorraine
BARNES, C. J., farmer/produce dealer, b Jeff Co, s 1842; po Pierrepont Manor
BAILEY, CALEB, farmer, b Jeff co, s 1821; po Mannsville
BARTLETT, CHAUNCEY L,, farmer/dairy, b Oneida Co NY, s 1832; po Lorraine
CHAFIN, V. W., farmer, b Jeff Co, s 1836; po Adams
CORNWELL, A. R., farmer/dairy, b Jeff Co, s 1844; po Adams
CAULKINS, R. A., farmer/dairy/assessor, b Jeff Co, s 1833; po Lorraine
FOX, GEORGE A, farmer/dairy/cheese mfg, b Jeff Co, s 1814; po Lorraine
FITZGERALD, J. W., farmer, b Jeff Co, s 1849; po Lorraine
GARDNER, SAMUEL D., farmer, b Berkshire, MA, s 812; po Mannsville
GARDNER, H. A., farmer/cheese maker, b Jeff Co, s 1846; po Mannsville
GILLETT, A. B., cheese maker, b Jeff Co, s 1841; po Lorraine
LOWERY, LORENZO, farmer/dairy, b Jeff Co, s 1815; po Mannsville
LAMSON, R. E., farmer/dairy, b Jeff Co, s 1839; po Pierrepont Manor
MOORE, C. C. merchant/supervisor, b Warren Co NY, s 1846; po Lorraine
OLDS, JEROME K., farmer, b Cayuga Co NY, s 1838; po Pierrepont Manor
PENNEY, G. B., farmer/dairy, b Jeff Co, s 1836; po Adams
PRIEST, ALFONSO D., farmer/dairy, b Jeff Co, s 1855; po Worthville
WISE, DANIEL, farmer retired, b Orleans, Vermont, s 1819; po Lorraine
WOOLWORTH, WM., farmer/dairy, b Lewis Co NY, s 1842; po Adams
WOLWORTH, MRS. WM., b Lewis Co NY, s 1842; po Adams


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