JEFFERSON COUNTY, NEW YORK

TOWN OF WILNA


DURANT AND PEIRCE in 1878:
Contributors for the Town of Wilna section of their history of Jefferson Co., NY


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 Wilna, 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."


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ADAMS,  H. H.,  broker,  b NY,  s 1819; po Carthage

BROWN,  R. R.,  merchant/notary public,  b NY,  s 1822; po Carthage

BRANAUGH,  SAML,  tanner,  Carthage,  b Ireland,  s 1870; po Carthage

BURNS,  LUKE,  farmer/dairy,  Carthage,  b NY s 1831; po Carthage

BARR,  WESLEY,  real estate/insurance agent,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1836; po Carthage

BECKER,  BARTON,  farmer/dairy,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1836; po Sterlingville

BREWSTER,  JOSEPH L.,  farmer,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1845; po Antwerp

COUGHLIN,  JERE,  Associate E.,  Carthage Republican,  Carthage,  b Canada,  s 1865; po Carthage

CHASE,  L. G.,  Ed & prop. Carthage Republican,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1876; po Carthage

COBURN,  MRS. W. M.,  retired,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1839; po Carthage

CATHELL,  REV. J. EVERIST,  pastor Grace Ch,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1876; po Carthage

CLARK,  JNO W.,  dealer in ready-made/custom-made clothing and gents furnishing goods,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1865; po Carthage

CLEARWATER,  DANL,  farmer/dairy,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1841; po Carthage

COLLINS,  P.,  farmer,  Carthage,  b Ireland,  s 1827; po Carthage

COPP,  J. H.,  physician/surgeon,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1863; po Natural Bridge

CARTER,  W. B.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1845; po N. Wilna

CROWNER,  STATES,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1829; po Carthage

COWAN,  HERMAN,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1819; po Carthage

CANFIELD,  WILLIAM,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1836; po N. Wilna

CHADWICK J. H.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1841; po Wilna

CRIMPS,  PETER,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1827; po Natural Bridge

CUMMINS,  RICHARD JR,  blacksmith,  b St. Lawrence Co NY,  s 1842; po Carthage

CARPENTER,  W.,  insurance agent,  b Herkimer Co NY,  s 1862; po Sterlingville

DAVIS,  GEO,  boating/carpentering,  b Jeff Co,  s 1833; po Carthage

DODGE,  LORISTON,  farmer/dairy,  b Connecticut,  s 1839; po Sterlingville

DERBY,  HARLEY,  farmer/dairy,  b Vermont,  s 1828; po Sterlingville

DAWLY,  J. H.,  farmer/dairy,  b NY,  s 1824; po North W. P. O.

DE LA FLEUR,  M. E.,  retired,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1844; po Carthage

FRANCIS,  C. E.,  merchant,  53 State St,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1836; po Carthage

FULTON,  JOHN C.,  attorney,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1844; po Carthage

FEDIGAN,  REV. J. J.,  pastor,  St. James Ch,  Carthage,  b Ireland,  s 1874; po Carthage

FLEDENBURG,  GEO C. propr Hatch House,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1841; po Carthage

FITZSIMONS,  A. ,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1847; po Carthage

FARGO,  LEWIS,  propr of hotel,  farmer/dairy,  b NY,  s 1826; po Wilna

FULTON,  SIMEON,  farmer,  b Vermont,  s 1810; po Carthage

FOLEY,  PETER,  farmer,  b Ireland,  s 1832; po Carthage

FARLEY,  JAMES T.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1845; po Carthage

FULTON E. F.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1823; po Carthage

FRASIER,  MARY,  farmer,  b Massachusetts,  s 1836; po Carthage

GILBERT,  GEORGE,  attorney,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1854; po Carthage

GALLAGHER,  RICHARD,  mfg and dealer in furniture,  Carthage,  b Ireland,  s 1817; po Carthage

GOODALE,  L. J.,  land agent,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1816; po Carthage

GRAHAM,  DAVID,  farmer,  b England,  s 1819; po Wilna

GRAHAM,  MARY A.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1815; po Wilna

GRAHAM,  JAMES C.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1832,  po Wilna

GATES,  JULIUS K.,  sawyer,  b NY,  s 1836; po Carthage

GATES,  MRS. DOLLY,  farming/saw mill,  b NY,  s 1856; po Carthage

GATES,  CRUISON,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1830; po Carthage

GALVIN,  JAMES,  stock dealer,  Carthage,  b Ireland,  s 1835; po Carthage

GREEN,  ALBERT R.,  wagon/carriage mfg,  Carthage,  b Rensselaer Co NY,  s 1837; po Carthage

HICKEY,  JAMES,  farmer/dairy,  Carthage,  b Ireland,  s 1819; po Carthage

HASTINGS,  JOSEPH,  farmer,  Carthage,  b NY s 1817; po Wilna

HANSON,  NATH,  farmer/dairy,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1837; po Sterlingville

HATCH,  MRS. S.E. Propr Levis House,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1837; po Carthage

HOLCOMB,  O,  retired,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1815; po Carthage

HUBBARD,  H.,  retired,  Champion,  b NY,  s 1802; po Carthage

HUBBARD,  GEO W.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1815; po North Wilna

HOOKER,  MRS. P. M.,  retired,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1836; po Carthage

JOHNSON,  F. B.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1837; po Carthage

HENDRICKSON,  S. C.,  farmer,  b Long Island NY,  s 1850; po North Wilna

KILBY,  A. E.,  attorney,  b Long Island NY,  s 1846; po N Wilna

KEYES,  SAMUEL,  farmer,  b Long Island,  s 1820; po N Wilna

LEVIS O. S.,  retired,  b NY,  s 1835; po N. Wilna

LOOMIS,  C. H.,  merchant,  b NY,  s 1853; po N. Wilna

LOOMIS,  MANLY,  mfg,  carriages/wagons, etc,  b NY,  s 1817; po N. Wilna

LOOMIS,  EBER,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1816; po Sterlingville

LANPHEARE,  H. K,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1830; po Carthage

LANPHEARE,  FANNY,  farmer,  b Massachusetts,  s 1836; po Carthage

MCCOY,  JOHN F.,  tanner,  Carthage,  b Pennsylvania,  s 1876; po Carthage

MYERS,  E. H.,  banker,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1852; po Carthage

MILLER,  J. H.,  physician/surgeon,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 18__; po Carthage

MERRILL,  E. M.,  druggist,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1830; po Carthage

MASON,  M. P. mfg. Maproller Feather Dusters,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1857; po Carthage

MAIN,  THOS. F.,  farmer/dairy,  b NY,  s 1823; po N. Wilna

MAIN,  PARISH,  farmer/dairy,  b NY,  s 1841; po N Wilna

NORTON,  J. L.,  merchant,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1866; po Carthage

NIE,  WARREN,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1824; po Carthage

NUTTING,  LOUISA D.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1820; po Natural Bridge

NUTTING,  MARIA,  farmer,  b Vermont,  s 1820; po Natural Bridge

O'NEIL,  MICHAEL,  wagon/carriage mfg,  b E. Troy NY,  s 1876; po Carthage

PENNIMAN,  GUY,  farmer,  b E. Troy,  s 1851; po Wilna

PIERCE,  CHARLES,  farmer,  b E. Troy,  s 1824; po Carthage

POOL,  DAVID,  farmer,  b E. Troy,  s 1821; po Natural Bridge

PENNINGTON A. O.,  farmer,  b E. Troy,  s 1846; po Antwerp

PEDEN,  JAS T.,  physician/surgeon,  b NY City,  s 1858; po Carthage

RUGG,  MARTIN,  retired Carthage,  b NY City,  s 1828; po Carthage

RILEY,  PATRICK,  farmer,  b Ireland,  s 1824; po N Wilna

STEWART,  A. Y.,  merchant,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1823; po Carthage

SMITH,  MRS. H. B.,  milliner,  Carthage,  b Massachusetts,  s 1841; po Carthage

STANARD,  LA FAYETTE G,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1824; po Carthage

STANARD,  GEO W.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1829; po Carthage

SARVAY,  MRS. PHILA,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1822; po Carthage

SYMONS,  F. O.,  farmer,  b Vermont,  s 1836; po N. Wilna

SMITH,  ALONZO,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1824; po Carthage

SCHROER,  F. A.,  farmer/blacksmith,  b Prussia,  s 1855; po Wilna

TOOLEY,  BROOKS,  farmer,  b Vermont,  s 1828; po N. Wilna

WARD,  JAMES,  retired,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1804; po Carthage

WILLIS,  J. E. postmaster,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1830; po Carthage

WOOD,  JOHN B.,  merchant,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1871; po Carthage

WARD,  F. B.,  dealer in lumber,  Carthage,  b NY,  s 1838; po Carthage

WELCH,  PETER,  farmer,  Carthage,  b Ireland,  s 1819; po Carthage

WELCH,  H. J.,  attorney,  b NY,  s 1863; po Carthage

WOOD,  SIMSON,  cooper,  b NY,  s 1812; po N. Wilna

WOOD,  JONATHAN,  retired,  b New Hampshire,  s 1833; po N Wilna

WHITE,  MARY,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1839; po Wilna

WOOD,  REV J. A.,  farmer,  b NY,  s 1847; po N. Wilna


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