JEFFERSON COUNTY, NEW YORK

TOWN OF LORRAINE


DURANT AND PEIRCE in 1878:
Contributors for the Lorraine 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 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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