JEFFERSON COUNTY, NEW YORK

TOWN OF THERESA


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


ALLEN,  PRINCE,  farmer,  wagon maker,  Theresa,  b Clinton Co NY,  s 1823,  po Evans Mills

ALLEN,  COOK,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Clinton Co NY,  s 1831,  po Evans Mills

BODMAN,  M. B.,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Hampshire,  MA,  s 1821,  po Theresa

BRANAUGH,  J. W.,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Belfast,  Ireland,  s 1854; po Redwood

BALL,  LINCEY,  farmer,  Theresa,  b Newark NJ,  s 1807; po Plessis

BALL,  CHAUNCY,  farmer,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1831; po Plessis

BALL,  EGBERT,  farmer/cheese mfg,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1832; po Plessis

BEARUP,  D.,  attorney,  Pres of B. R. & Morristown RR,  Theresa,  b Herkimer Co,  s 1829,  po Theresa

BRITTON,  A. N.,  mfg of chairs & furniture,  Theresa,  b Massachusetts,  s 1843; po Theresa

BULLARD,  P. D.,  retired,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co s 1819; po Theresa

COE,  GEORGE A,  DDS,  dental surgeon,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1853; po Theresa

CHAPMAN,  W. D.,  jeweler & mfg of fishing tackle & baits,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co s 1819,  po Theresa

COLLIS,  JOHN C.,  mfg woolen goods,  Theresa,  b Herkimer Co.,  s 1841; po Theresa

CHURCH,  A. prop. American Hotel,  Theresa,  b Oneida Co NY,  s 1830; po Theresa

CORNWELL,  M. K.,  groceries,  drugs,  medicines,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Theresa

COOPER,  JOSEPHINE,  farmer,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1839; po Theresa

CORNWELL,  G. W.,  farmer/just peace,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1805; po Theresa

COOPER,  J. C.,  farmer/cheese mfg,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1843; po Theresa

COLE,  ALANSON,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1822; po Theresa

DICKHOUT,  GEO.,  farmer/dairy/cheese mfg,  Theresa,  b Germany,  s 1850; po Redwood

DOOLITTLE,  J. S.,  farmer,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1805; po Theresa

DRAKE,  JEREMIAH V.,  farmer,  Theresa,  b Saratoga Co NY,  s 1822; po Theresa

DRESSER,  WM.,  undertaker/just peace,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1812; po Theresa

EDDY BROTHERS,  dealers in produce and gen merch,  Theresa,  po Theresa

FISHER,  E. V.,  RR station & express agent,  Theresa,  b Jeff,  s 1829; po Theresa

FISK,  CHAS. N. Gen. Hardware dealer,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1841; po Theresa

GETMAN,  E.,  prop of Getman House,  Theresa,  b Montgomery Co NY,  s 1839; po Theresa

HINMAN,  WILLIAM,  farmer,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1838; po Theresa

HOWE,  C. T.,  farmer/teacher,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1849; po Theresa

HANNAH,  LUCINA,  phys/surgeon (dec'd),  Theresa,  b Herkimer Co, 

HUNTINGTON,  ISAAC L,  painting/just peace for 24 yrs,  Theresa,  b N. Hampshire,  s 1820; po Theresa

HUNGERFORD,  L. C.,  farmer/millwright/music teacher,  Theresa,  b Herkimer Co,  s 1817; po Theresa

KELSEY,  DR. J. E.,  physician/surgeon,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1850; po Theresa

KELSEY,  GEO,  gen. Merchandise,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1843; po Theresa

LAMBIE,  W. M.,  gen merchandise,  Theresa,  b St. Lawrence Co,  s 1870; po Theresa

LAMBIE,  J. F.,  gen merchandise,  Theresa,  b St. Lawrence Co,  s 1870; po Theresa

LATHROP,  S. E.,  farmer,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1841; po Plessis

LA DUE,  Chas,  farmer/glass blower,  Theresa,  b Burlington VT,  s 1836; po Redwood

MORROW,  JASON C,  bank cashier,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1837; po Theresa

McALLISTER,  J. F.,  merchant,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1852; po Theresa

OGSBARY,  M,  farmer (retired),  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1819; po Theresa

OSTRANDTER,  ALLEN,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1838; po Theresa

PLACE,  H.,  farmer,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co s 1845; po Plessis

PARKER,  JOHN,  groceries/drugs/medicines/supervisor,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1834; po Theresa

PECK,  FRANK M.,  gen. Merchandise,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1838; po Theresa

POOL,  CHAS,  prop flour mill/lumbering,  Theressa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1822; po Theresa

POOL,  HENRY,  farmer/dairy (dec'd),  Theresa,  b Herkimer Co,  s 1820

POOL,  ZALMAN,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co s 1828; po Theresa

ROOF,  JOHN C.,  farmer,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1818; po Theresa

RODENHURST,  RICHARD,  gen. Hardware,  Theresa,  b England,  s 1866; po Theresa

RYTHER,  A. G.,  traveling agent Chicago paint house,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1836; po Theresa

STEPHENSON,  E.,  farmer/carpenter,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1829; po Theresa

STEPHENSON,  NORMAN,  farmer/carpenter/joiner,  Theresa,  b Clinton Co,  s 1813; po Theresa

SEEBER,  WM. H.,  farmer/dair,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1826; po Theresa

STILL,  HORATIO,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1810; po Theresa

STRAUGH,  P. A.,  farmer/teacher,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1853; po Theresa

STRATTON,  JONATHAN,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Vermont,  s 1831; po Evans Mills

SUITS,  JOHN,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Montgomery Co NY,  s 1850; po Redwood

SWAN,  CHESTER,  farmer/carpenter,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1807; po Redwood

SHELEY,  E. D.,  mfg doors/sash/blinds/mouldings/brackets/window frames/table slides,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1834; po Theresa

SALISBURY,  D. A.,  groceries & provisions,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1850; po Theresa

SIMONS,  R. J.,  farmer,  custom house officer,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1830; po Theresa

SIMONS,  CAPT. W. F.,  farming/sailing,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1825; po Theresa

THOMPSON,  JONATHAN,  retired,  Theresa,  b Swanzy NH,  s 1820; po Theresa

THRASHER,  J. S.,  farmer/carpenter,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1845; po Theresa

THOMPSON,  C. W.,  attorney,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1846; po Theresa

VANDERBURGH,  J. S.,  gen merchandise/groceries,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1826; po Theresa

WHEELER,  P. E.,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1828,  po Theresa

WILCOX,  L.,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Cortland Co.,  NY,  s 1819; po Theresa

WOOD,  J. H.,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Canada,  s 1852; po Theresa

WOODRUFF,  CHARLES,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1817; po Theresa

WILSON,  MRS. P.,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1835; po Theresa

WALTER,  ELIAS,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1842; po Theresa

WALTER,  CORNELIUS,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1844; po Theresa

WEST,  W. L.,  farmer/dairy,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1820; po Redwood

WHITAKER,  W. J.,  farmer/dealer in eggs/cheese/poultry,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1845; po Plessis

WHITE,  H. A.,  farmer/hardware,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1839; po Redwood

YOST,  GEO E.,  banker,  Theresa,  b Jeff Co,  s 1838; po Theresa

ZELLER,  HENRY,  farmer/dairy,  b Montgomery Co NY,  s 1837; po Theresa


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