Jefferson County, NY Pioneers




1. CORNELIUS SALISBURY  was born on 6 May 1771. He died on 20 Jul 1841 in Town of Pamelia, Jefferson Co, NY, USA. He was buried in Town of LeRay, Jefferson Co, NY, USA.  Cornelius and probable brother George are listed as early Jefferson Co settlers in 1813-14 in District No. 3, in the northeast corner of Brownville (later known as Pamelia).  They arrived from Cherry Valley, Otsego Co, NY.

Cornelius married
MARY (MARIA) BERRY. MARY was born 1771-1775.  She died on 19 Jan 1850 in Jefferson Co, NY, USA.

They had the following children:

2 M        i.  HORACE D. SALISBURY  b May 1797 in USA. m SUSAN SQUIRES b about 1803 in USA.

3 M       ii.  LEONARD SALISBURY b 16 Apr 1800 in Caughnawaga, Montgomery Co, NY, USA.

4 F        iii.  SUSANNAH SALISBURY b 4 Jul 1802.

5 M      iv.  MINZO W. SALISBURY b 28 Dec 1806 in Otsego Co, NY, USA, d 21 Aug 1877 in Mexico, NY, USA.  Minzo m Lana (---) b Apr 1813 in Oneida Co, NY, USA.

6 F        v.  DEBORAH SALISBURY b 29 Jun 1808, d 6 Jun 1867. She m 12 May 1823 BODWELL LADD b 4 Sep 1801 in Herkimer Co, NY, USA. He died 1 Sep 1880 in St. Lawrence, Jefferson Co, NY, USA.

7 M      vi.  PETER M. SALISBURY b 6 Nov 1809, d 18 May 1900, bur Town of LeRay, Jefferson Co, NY, USA.  PETER m 11 Feb 1835 ELIZABETH A. SAWDY, b 24 Aug 1811. She d 15 Mar 1888, bur Town of LeRay, Jefferson Co, NY, USA.

8 F       vii.  CATHERINE SALISBURY b 4 Nov 1812, d 1892, m ADAM HOOVER .

9 F      viii.  LANY ANN SALISBURY b 13 Apr 1815 m SHADRACK M. ABBEY b 1813 in Burlington, Otsego Co, NY, USA. He d 4 Aug 1884 in Kinburn, Hullett Tp, Huron Co, ON. bur Kinburn, Hullett Tp, Huron Co, ON.

10 F        ix.  LOUISA SALISBURY b 28 Jan 1817, d 23 Jul 1847 in Town of Pamelia Tp, Jefferson Co, NY, USA.

11 F        x.  WEALTHY A. SALISBURY b 27 Dec 1821, d 10 Oct 1841, m JOHN GARLOCK .

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