JEFFERSON COUNTY, NEW YORK

TOWN OF LYME


DURANT AND PEIRCE in 1878:
Contributors for the Lyme 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 Lyme, 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."


ANGELL,  D.W.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Otsego Co NY,  s 1822; po Point Peninsula

ATWOOD,  CHAS. W.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1840; po Chaumont

ARMSTRONG,  WM. A.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1840; po Chaumont

BAIRD,  ROBT. C.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Montgomery Co NY,  s 1838; po Three-Mile Bay

BELLING,  HARVEY,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Fulton Co NY,  s 1854; po Point Peninsula

BECKER,  JOHN,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Montgomery Co NY,  s 1835; po Three-Mile Bay

BLODGET,  WM. J.,  retired lake captain,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1805; po Chaumont

COPLEY,  HIRAM,  mfg. Lumber, shingles,  staves,  stone,  etc,  Chaumont,  b Jeff Co. s 1835; po Chaumont

CRUMB,  W.,  miller,  Chaumont,  b Jeff Co,  s 1830; po Chaumont

CROUSE,  GEO,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Montgmery Co NY,  s 1856; po Three-Mile Bay

COLE,  ISAAC A.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1843; po Three-Mile Bay

COLLINS,  LYMAN,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Otsego Co NY,  s 1823; po Point Peninsula

COOLEY,  C. G.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1824; po Pt. Peninsula

DEWEY,  A. J.,  dealer in produce,  fish,  etc,  Chaumont,  b Jeff Co. s 1830; po Chaumont

ENOS,  W. W.,  gen merchandise and P. M,  Chaumont,  b Jeff Co NY s 1838; po Chaumont

EMPIE,  CHAS,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Fulton Co,  s 1835; po Three-Mile Bay

ENDEES,  NELSON L,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1838; po Pt Peninsula

FISHER,  GEO W.,  farmer/fishing,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1844; po Chaumont

FISHER,  EBEN S.,  farmer/fishing,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1818; po Chaumont

FOX,  JACOB,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1838; po Three-Mile Bay

FRY,  HARMAN,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Montgomery Co NY s 1836; po Three-Mile Bay

FLANDERS,  JEREMIAH,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Montgomery Co NY,  s 1837; po Three-Mile Bay

FAILING,  JOHN P.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1844; po Pt. Peninsula

GIBBINS,  THOS,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Ulster Co NY,  s 1829; po Chaumont

GETMAN,  A. A.,  physician/surgeon,  Chaumont,  b Jeff Co,  s 1851; po Chaumont

GAIGE,  L,  retired,  Chaumont,  b Otsego Co,  s 1826; po Chaumont

GUILE,  GEO H.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Fulton Co NY,  s 1827; po Three-Mile Bay

GETMAN,  FREDERICK,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Herkimer Co,  s 1839; po Pt Peninsula

GETMAN,  CHRISTOPHER,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Montgomery Co,  s 1837; po Pt Peninsula

HORTON,  LE RAY D.,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Delaware Co NY,  s 1810; po Chaumont

HORTON,  HENRY,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1814; po Chaumont

HERRICK,  GEO E,  farmer.dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1834; po Three-Mile Bay

HORTON,  R. E.,  dealer in gen. Merchandise,  Chaumont,  b Jeff Co,  s 1849; po Chaumont

HEWETT,  O. V.,  propr Central Hotel,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1831; po Three-Mile Bay

HAYES,  JAMES S.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Fulton Co NY,  s 1849; po Three-Mile Bay

HARRINGTON,  DAVID,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1847; po Chaumont

HOUGHTON,  HAMILTON,  farmer/lime burner,  Lyme,  b Vermont,  s 1830; po Chaumont

HENTZ,  LEVI,  farmer/lime burner deceased,  Lyme,  b Vermont,  s 1812; po Chaumont

HENTZ,  OSCAR,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1841; po Chaumont

JEWETT,  H. W.,  physician/surgeon,  Chaumont,  b Oneida Co,  s 1855; po Chaumont

KINSLEY,  JOHN,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Otsego Co NY,  s 1837; po Three-Mile Bay

KINSLEY,  CHAS,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Otsego Co NY,  s 1837; po Three-Mile Bay

KNAPP,  C. M.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1818; po Chaumont

LINDSLEY,  DAVID,  H.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Fulton Co NY,  s 1839; po Chaumont

LARUE,  WM.,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Montgomery Co NY s 1835; po Pt. Peninsula

MOORE,  EDWARD B,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1844; po Pt Peninsula

MCPHERSON,  C.,  undertaker/drugs,  Chaumont,  b Jeff Co,  s 1836; po Chaumont

MAIN,  JOSHUA,  retired lake captain,  Lyme,  b Herkimer co NY s 1834; po Chaumont

NORTHROP,  WM.,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co s 1835; po Three-Mile Bay

NORTHROP,  JOHN,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Saratoga Co NY,  s 1818; po Three-Mile Bay

NUGENT,  LESTER,  farmer/cooper,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1832; po Chaumont

PHILLIPS,  JOHN L,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1818 po St. Lawrence

PHILLIPS,  ABM.,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1823; po Three-Mile Bay

PENNOCK,  GEO W.,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1813; po Chaumont

PARKER,  CHAS,  physician/surgeon,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1820 po Three-Mile Bay

PENNOCK,  DAVID J.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Three-Mile Bay

PUTNAM,  AARON,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Montgomery Co NY s 1835; po Pt Peninsula

RIDER,  JOSEPH,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Otsego Co,  s 1828; po Chaumont

REED,  D. D. propr. Reed Hotel,  Chaumont,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Chaumont

RIDER,  E. H.,  farmer deceased,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1819; po Chaumont

RICKETTS,  CHAS G.,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Three-Mile Bay

SCHUYLER,  DANL J.,  dealer in Gen Merchandise,  Lyme,  b Montgomery Co NY,  s 1835; po Three-Mile Bay

SELTER,  AARON,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1838; po Three-Mile Bay

TAFT,  J. W.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1844; po Three-Mile Bay

TAFT,  O. C.,  retired,  Lyme,  b Vermont,  s 1824; po Chaumont

THOMPSON,  PEMBROKE S.,  farmer,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1834; po Chaumont

WILCOX,  O.S.,  dealer in Gen merchandise,  Chaumont,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Chaumont

WHEELER,  MENZO,  dealer in gen merchandise,  Lyme,  b Windsor Vt,  s 1821; po Three-Mile Bay

WALRAD,  C. B,  physician/surgeon,  Lyme,  b Schoharie Co NY,  s 1856; po Three-Mile Bay

WILCOX,  J. M.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Montgomery Co,  s 1834; po Three-Mile Bay

WRIGHT,  GEO,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Oneida Co NY,  s 1838; po Three-Mile Bay

WILCOX,  A. H.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1826; po Pt. Peninsula

WELLS,  M. L.,  farmer/dairy,  Lyme,  b Jeff Co,  s 1823; po Three-Mile Bay


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