JEFFERSON COUNTY NEW YORK

JEFFERSON COUNTY MIGRATIONS

Migrations Part 20, Mostly from the Mohawk Valley to Jefferson County


JACOB KESSLER was born in 1770 and died in Orleans, Jefferson Co., NY 18 Aug 1857 age 87 years 6 months 3 days. He married on 12 Nov. 1793 ANNA SITTS who was born about 1764 and died 26 June 1855 at 91 years.

Children of JACOB and ANNA KESSLER:

1) JOHN KESSLER born 22 March 1794 married MARY A. CASLER
2) MARIA KESSLER born 21 June 1796 married JAMES BAUDER
3) PETER KESSLER born 12 Jan 1799
4) JACOB KESSLER
5) ABRAHAM KESSLER born 1803 died 1856 married ELISABETH JORDAN, born 1802
6) NICHOLAS KESSLER born 18 June 1808 married MAGDALENA FOX


JOHAN JOST FOLTS born 13 Aug 1740, died Pamelia, Jefferson Co., NY on 15 April 1833 at 93 years. He married 6 Jan 1767 MARGARETHA BELLINGER, born 16 April 1752 and died 26 April 1824, daughter of PHILIP BELLINGER.

Children of JOHAN FOLTS and MARGARETHA BELLINGER:

1) ELISABETH FOLTS bc 1770 married 1789 GEORGE McKOOM born 1768
2) MELCHERT JOST FOLTS bc 1772 married CATHERINE SMITH
3) JOHAN FOLTS b 7 June 1777
4) CATHARINE FOLTS married ISAAC HURLBUT
5) MARGARET FOLTS b 5 Mar 1780 married JAMES STREETER. He was born 16 Oct. 1776 Herkimer Co., NY and died 13 March 1859 in Pitcairn, St. Lawrence Co., NY, Garrison Cemetery. MARGARET died 24 March 1877 in Pitcairn.
6) JOHN FOLTS b 3 Oct. 1785; died Pamelia NY Oct. 1860 married in 1812 KATHERINE (---)
7)ANNA FOLTS b 7 Dec 1789 married SMITH SCOVILLE


GEORGE DOCKSTADER born Stone Arabia, NY in 1728, son of GEORGE ADAM DOCKSTADER. GEORGE (1728) died Jefferson Co., NY on 29 Feb 1808 at age 80. He married before 1746 MARIA MAGDALENA WEAVER, daughter of NICHOLAS WEAVER and BARBARA.

Children of GEORGE and MARIA DOCKSTADER:

1) GEORGE DOCKSTADER bc 1746
2) BARBARA ELISABETH DOCKSTADER bc 1748 married 1766 ANDREW CUNNINGHAM
3) CATHERINE DOCKSTADER b 1749 died 1824; married LORENTZ HARTER
4) PETER DOCKSTADER bc 1750 d 1842; married ELISABETH CUNNINGHAM
5) MARY DOCKSTADER bc 1752 married MICHAEL HARTER
6) ELISABETH DOCKSTADER bc 1754
7) FREDERICK DOCKSTADER bc 1756
8) JOHN DOCKSTADER b 13 Aug 1760 d 1815; married CATHERINA BELLINGER
9) GERTRUDE DOCKSTADER b 16 July 1763
10) JOHAN NICHOLAS DOCKSTADER bc 1765


GEORGE DAMUTH was born 8 May 1799 in Herkimer Co., NY and was a farmer. He married on 25 Dec. 1825 in Lorraine, Jefferson Co., NY ELIZABETH TARBELL, born 31 Mar. 1808 in Lorraine. She was the daughter of ASA TARBELLl and SARAH DOLE. ELIZABETH died on 4 Feb 1902 in Fort Atkinson, WI. GEORGE died on 18 March 1872 in Fort Atkinson. WI. GEORGE moved his family to Fort Atkinson about 1857.

Children of GEORGE DAMUTH and ELIZABETH TARBELL:

1) LAMIE (CHARITY) DAMUTH born 22 Nov. 1824 Sackett's Harbor, Jefferson Co., NY and died 9 Nov. 1901 at Waverly, TN. She married on 16 Nov. 1843 in Dexter, Jefferson Co., Joseph Luff, Jr. He was born 28 Jan 1822 Sackett's Harbor. He died 9 Nov 1901 in Waverly, TN
2) SAMUEL DAMUTH was born 20 Dec 1826 in Sackett's Harbor, Jefferson Co., NY. He was a farmer and served in the Civil War. He married 14 May 1853 in Fort Atkinson to ORRILL MELISSA WHEELER, who was born 26 Sept 1832 in Trumbell Co., OH and died 1 Aug 1920 in Sandborn Co., S. Dakota. SAMUEL died 14 May 1865 in Mobile, Alabama of pneumonia contracted while he was a soldier.
3) GEORGE DAMUTH Jr. was born 4 March 1829 in Hounsfield, Jefferson Co., NY; he was a farmer. He married 2)on 17 Sept 1857 in Sycamore IL MARIA RICHARDSON who was born in Canada in 1838, daughter of ASA RICHARDSON and ALMIRA MAYBEE. GEORGE died 30 May 1873. MARIA gave the date of his death in her pension application. On her pension application she also stated that GEORGE DAMUTH was married prior to their marriage and divorced.
4) JOHN C. DAMUTH was born 31 Mar 1831 in NY. He married 21 May 1862 in Fort Atkinson, WI JOANNA M. FOOTE, who was born 1 May 1831 in Auburn NY and died 2 Feb. 1893. JOHN died 5 Dec. 1914; both are buried in the Evergreen Cem. In Ft. Atkinson, WI.
5) DOLPHUS S. DAMUTH was born 10 April 1839 and was a farmer. He married 10 Mar 1867 in Ft. Atkinson, WI IDA CURTIS, who was born 20 Mar. 1840 in Turnbridge, VT. She died on 2 Feb. 1902. DOLPHUS died 30 Dec. 1913. He was a soldier in the Civil War.
6) MARIA DAMUTH was born 15 Nov 1844 in Jefferson Co., NY and married JAMES HALLOWS.
7) MARY DAMUTH was born 8 Jan 1852 in Jefferson Co., NY and married JOHN McPHERSON.


ALLEN DAMUTH was born 11 Aug 1808 in Deerfield (Utica) Oneida Co., NY. He married ANNA STEPHENSON who was born 1820 in NY, daughter of JOHN STEVENSON and MARY GRAVES. She died 1918 Hounsfield, NY and ALLEN died 1869 in Hounsfield, Jefferson Co., NY.

Children of ALLEN DAMUTH and ANNA STEPHENSON:
1) EDGAR DAMUTH b 1845 Hounsfield m ALGENIA PRIDE
2) CHESTER M. DAMUTH b 1848 Hounsfield; maried KATHERINE STEWART
3) MARY G. DAMUTH b 18 Sep 1849 Hounsfield
4) ZAIDA DAMUTH bc 1851 married (---) DOUGLAS
5) ALLEN DAMUTH born 1852 Sackett's Harbor
6) ELIZABETH H. DAMUTH b 1853 d 1877
7) JESSIE M. DAMUTH b 1864 married MORROW MARTIN
8) SARAH P. DAMUTH b 1870 Sackett's Harbor d 12 Jan 1935


CLEMENT TUBBS was born 1764 in New London CT and died 21 Feb. 1847 in Ellisburg, Jefferson Co., NY. He married PHEBE RILEY who was born 1768 and died in 1836 at 68 years, in Ellisburg. CLEMENT was a Revolutionary War Veteran and a 40-year resident of Ellisburg, Jefferson County.

Children of CLEMENT TUBBS and PHEBE RILEY:

1) son born between 1787 and 1789
2) daughter born between 1787 and 1789
3) IRA TUBBS bc 1793 in Vermont
4) RUFUS TUBBS bc 1794 Vermont
5) daughter bc 1795/96
6) son born about 1798
7) CHESTER TUBBS b Sept 1800 Pawlet, Rutland Co., VT
8) VIRGINIA TUBBS died 6 Aug 1804 in Pawlet
9) ALVAH TUBBS born 1802 in Pawlet; died 1860 Jefferson Co., NY; married in 1826 ASENATH POOL who was born 1808 in Jefferson Co., NY. Both are buried in the Pierrepont Cemetery in Jefferson Co.
10) son bc 1804
11) HARVEY H. TUBBS bc 1806
12) WILLIAM CLEMENT TUBBS born 1809 NY; died 20 Jan 1864 in Ingham, Eaton Co., MI. He married (1) SARA BRAFORD about 1828 in NY, (2) ABIGAIL BRAFORD about 1830 and (3) NELLIE ANN FLETCHER
13) BENJAMIN H. TUBBS born 1810 in Pawlet and died after 1852.


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