JEFFERSON COUNTY, NEW YORK

PIONEER JACOB SHEW Jr FAMILY


JACOB SHEW Jr.


Birth: 16 Nov 1800 Fishhouse ; Northampton Twp, Montgomery Co., NY; (Jacob Shew Family Bible, Caughnawaga Church Records).

Marriage: circa __ ___ 1820

Religion: __ ___ ____ Broadalbin, Montgomery Co., NY; Jacob was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Broadalbin.

Moved: __ ___ 1829 Brownville Twp., Jefferson Co., NY; 9 years after his oldest brother Godfrey J. Shew, Jacob Shew Jr moved here with his brother Aaron.

Census: __ ___ 1830 Brownville Twp., Jefferson Co., NY; (1830 census) Living with wife (no children); Neighboring home to brother Aaron James Shew.

Religion: 24 Sep 1831 passed examination for Brownville Presbyterian Church (with wife Betsey & brother Aaron & his wife), Received into church Sept 26, 1831), Brownville, Jefferson Co., NY; (www.NewYorkAncestry.com, Church Register).

Religion: 30 Jan 1838 suspended (left) Brownville Presbyterian Church, Brownville, Jefferson Co., NY; (Church Records).

Death: 18 Jul 1839 (Jacob Shew Family Bible, Sophie Moore 1933 Book).

Father: Jacob SHEW Sr. (15 Apr 1763-23 Jan 1853)

Mother: Hannah (Annatje) Margaretha Lodowyck PUTMAN (9 Dec 1764-5 Oct 1849)

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Spouse: Betsey Minerva STONE; (Dawson Genealogy Book);

Birth: __ ___ 1810 Kent, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; (1850,1870 census; Brownville Church Records).

Death: circa __ ___ 1897 She died before the 1898 City Directory & the 1900 census.

Father: Perfael STONE (1779- )

Mother: Hannah (--?--) (1841- )

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Two Known Children

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?/M Levi Watts SHEW

Birth: 25 Aug 1830 Watertown, Jefferson Co., NY; (pension, census) named after uncle Levi W Stone (speculation).

Marriage: 7 Jan 1855 Jane Elizabeth NEWHALL (May 1834-9 Oct 1908); New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut; (pension,1900 census, DAR) By Rev. Edward Strong of College St Church. Official records at City Hall and at the church. Residence at this time was 54 Gaffe St or Yaffe St.

Son: 30 Sep 1859 Levi SHEW Jr.; New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut; (pension).

Daughter: 16 Mar 1862 Martha Mattie E. SHEW; New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut; (pension, census, DAR).

Daughter: 11 May 1870 Emilie M. SHEW; New Haven, Connecticut; (pension, census, DAR).

Death: 21 Mar 1923 New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut; (Pension) He died after 10 days of illness of pneumonia at home of his daughter Marthe E Shew Davis, after being nursed by both daughters, 3 doctors and a nurse.

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?/F Hannah Jerusha SHEW; A record of Descendants of Robert Dawson of E. Haven, Conn, 1874, page 81;

Birth: 13 Jan 1834 Utica, NY; (Dawson Genealogy Book, 1850, 1870 census).

Marriage: 5 Dec 1855 William Holt JOHNSON (19 Oct 1828- ); New Haven, Connecticut; (Dawson Genealogy Book).

Son: 26 Feb 1856 William Arthur JOHNSON; New Haven, Connecticut; (A record of Descendants of Robert Dawson of E. Haven, Conn, 1874, page 81).

Daughter: 27 Jul 1859 Mary Teresa JOHNSON; New Haven, Connecticut; (A record of Descendants of Robert Dawson of E. Haven, Conn, 1874, page 81).

Daughter: 25 Oct 1860 Lillian Estelle JOHNSON; Wallingford, Connecticut; (A record of Descendants of Robert Dawson of E. Haven, Conn, 1874, page 81).

Son: 22 Jul 1869 Charles Stone JOHNSON; New Haven, Connecticut; (A record of Descendants of Robert Dawson of E. Haven, Conn, 1874, page 81).

Death: __ ___ ____

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Printed on: 24 Apr 2009
Prepared by:
Pete Shew
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Stockport, Ohio 43787
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