JEFFERSON COUNTY NEW YORK

PIONEER STANFORD FAMILY


1. *GILES4 STANFORD (*JOSHUA3, *JOSHUA2, *ROBERT1) was born March 24, 1795 in New York, and died April 02, 1866 in Rockdale Township, Crawford Co., PA. He is on the census for Martinsburg, Lewis Co.,N.Y. from 1820 throught1835. In 1835 he moved to Watertown, Jefferson Co., N.Y. and resided there until 1847 at which time he and his family moved to Crawford Co., PA.

He married abt 1819 in Jefferson or Lewis Co., New York

*BETSEY BUNCE , daughter of *JACOB BUNCE and *RACHEL SATTERLEE. She was born March 04, 1801 in New York, and died April 01, 1887 in Rockdale Township, Crawford Co., PA. Their first child Jeremiah was said to have been born in Watertown township in 1820, so the question of which county they actually lived in is unresolved at this time. I think they quite possibly lived close to the county line between Jefferson and Lewis Counties. All of their children moved to PA with them except for Aurelia and Aurisa - see below.

Children of *GILES STANFORD and *BETSEY BUNCE are:

           i. *JEREMIAH M.5 STANFORD m. *SALLY ROOT. (This is my direct line.)

          ii. AURELIA STANFORD, b. January 05, 1822, New York; d. April 12, 1903, Rodman, Jefferson Co., New York; m. (1) CHARLES FOSTER TUELL, Bet. 1848 - 1849; b. April 19, 1820; d. 1854, E. Watertown, Jefferson Co., N.Y.; m. (2) ORA K. NEWTON, July 03, 1856, Rodman Congregational Church, Rodman, Jefferson Co., N.Y.; b. 1820; d. July 06, 1884, Rodman, Jefferson Co., New York. She is buried in Fairview Cemetery in Rodman, N.Y.

          iii. NEWELL STANFORD m. (1) RHODA, Bef. 1849; m. (2) SARAH F. WATSON.           iv. AURISA STANFORD, b. January 31, 1828, New York; d. 1860, Rodman, Jefferson Co., New York; m. CYRENUS FLINT; b. Abt. 1823; d. December 19, 1910, Rodman, Jefferson Co., N.Y.. Her nickname was Riza and she is buried in Fairview Cemetery, Rodman, N. Y.           v. MARY (JERI) STANFORD, m. CHARLES H. MOTT, October 17, 1847, Watertown, Jefferson Co., New York.

          vi. SARAH JENNETT STANFORD m. DANIEL CHURCH ROOT.

          vii. CASENDANEA STANFORD m. WILLIAM HAMILTON BUNCE, SR

          viii. ANDREW J. STANFORD m. MARGARET D. SHAFFER.

           ix. HARRIET STANFORD m. AUGUSTUS ALEXANDER KNERR.

          x. GEORGE H. STANFORD m. SARA DOAK.

          xi. CHARLOTTE STANFORD - not married.

          xii. OSCAR STANFORD (1) ELLA UPHAM; m. (2) SERENA "RENE" ELIZABETH PRICE


For further information, contact:
Anita Sranford Bodman

Return to Town of Watertown



Copyright 2016 Jefferson County NYGenWeb — a member of the NYGenWeb Project

If you have any questions or comments about this page, please contact,
County Co-Coordinator Nancy Dixon or
Co-Coordinator Bruce Coyne.


Return to Jefferson County Genweb Page

Top