Saturday, September 10, 2016

Robert H. Neefus's Daughter

From Joannes Nevius, Schepen and third secretary of New Amsterdam...:
Robert Henry Neefus, Jr., M. D., of Dalton, Mass., s. of Robert H. (1661), b. Feb. 5, 1849; living; m., July 4, 1870, Evelyn Fonda (dau. of John Fonda and Elizabeth Miller of Philmont, N. Y.), who was b. Oct. 6, 1847.
Child: Mabel Ross (1261), b. 1873 
Mabel's mother Evelyn's maiden name was Fonda

Information partially from the Richmond Family book:
Mabel Neefus, 10 (Robert H. Neefus, 9, #5258. Rachel, 8, Henry 7, Stephen 6 , Edward 5, Benjamin,4, Edward 3, Edward 2 , John 1).

Mabel married in Massachsetts in 1892:

Name Geo. Henry Burghardt
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 23 Nov 1892
Event Place Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Father's Name William H.
Mother's Name Mary
Spouse's Name Mabel Ross Neefus
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1873
Spouse's Father's Name Robert H.
Spouse's Mother's Name Evelyn

A son was born in 1893 and also died in that year:

Name Mabel R. Neefus
Husband Geo. H. Burghardt
Son Winthrop Carrol Burghardt
Event Type Birth
Event Date 08 Jun 1893
Event Place Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Father's Name Geo. H. Burghardt
Mother's Name Mabel R. Neefus

Census 1900
Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
George N Burghardt Head M 31 Massachusetts
Mabel R Burghardt Wife  F 27 Massachusetts
Evelyn Neefus  Mother-in-law F 52 New York

Census 1910
Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Geo H Burghardt Head M 41 Massachusetts
Mable R Burghardt Wife  F 36 Massachusetts
Evelyn F Neefus Mother-in-law F 62 New York

George H. Burghardt died in 1912; Mabel died in 1943.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Lena Richmond Robbins

Lena Richmond 9 (Hiram, 8, Charles, 7, *William, 6, Adam, 5, Stephen, 4, John, 3, Edward, 2, John 1) married Homer Elmer Robbins.  Homer's aunt, Eleanor Lorancy Robbins, married, as his second wife, my great granduncle, John F. More.

*William was the most recent ancestor identified in the Richmond Family book.  The relationships between William and presumed descendants Charles, Hiram and Lena were found online.  Hiram was proven to be Lena's father per the Civil War Widow's Pension File of Lena's mother ( Esther Rodgers Bowers Richmond Chamberlain).  Lena was my 6th cousin 4x removed.

ROBBINS. Professor Homer Elmer

Professor of Classical History and Literature, Pomona College; Mayor of Claremont. Born: Waterford (Mich.), June 5, 1881; s. of Alena (Maybee) and Elmer Robbins.
Education: Public schools at Waterford and Holly (Mich.); grad., Univ. of Michigan, 1905. Degrees: A.B., 1905, M.A., 1906, Ph.D., 1916, U. of Michigan.

Married: Lena, d. of Esther (Rodgers) and Hiram Richmond, at Washington (Pa.), Aug. 29, 1912; ch.: Eleanor, Esther, Janet. 

Klickitat, Washington
James W Chamberlain Head M 62 Massachusetts
Ester Chamberlain Wife  F 53 Pennsylvania
Lena Richmond Stepdaughter F 12 New York
Winfield Atkins Servant M 47 Vermont

Washington, Pennsylvania
Samuel W Berry Head M 30 Pennsylvania
Iona Berry Wife F 30 Pennsylvania
Lena Richmond Sister-in-law F 22 New York

Claremont...Los Angeles, California
Homer E Robbins Head M 58 Michigan
Lena J Robbins Wife  F 52 New York
Esther A Robbins Daughter F 21 California
Janet R Robbins Daughter F 18 California
Constance Brooks Lodger F 18 China
Barbara Brooks Lodger F 17 China

Name Lena J Robbins
Event Date 19 Jul 1975
Los Angeles, California, United States
Birth Date 05 Feb 1888
Birthplace New York
Gender Female

Friday, September 2, 2016

Edward Richmond(s) In 1800

Edward Richmond(s) enumerated in the 1800 Census in New York:


Edward Richmond
United States Census, 1800
Name: Edward Richmond
Event Place: Hillsdale, Columbia, New York
Page Number: 1191

Edward Richmond
United States Census, 1800
residence: 4 August 1800 Warren, Herkimer, New York

Edward Richmond
United States Census, 1800
residence: 4 August 1800 Hoosick, Rensselaer, New York

For more about Edward Richmond (and family) see Revolutionary War Records, Elijah Richmond Timeline, Finding Elijah But Not Edward, The Sissons, Edward Richmond's Record, and Edward Richmond 937.

Note: Cross-posted at Detour Through History

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Ernest Hutchinson

St. Joseph River (Photo Was Not Taken In St. Joseph County)

Ernest Hutchinson 9 (Ruth Richmond 8, Morris 7, Sylvester 6, Edward 5, Benjamin 4, Edward 3, Edward 2, John 1), born 1844 in Michigan.

Scio, Washtenaw, Michigan
L M Hutchinson M 27 New York
Ruth Hutchinson F 25 New York
Earnest Hutchinson M 4 Michigan
Mary Hutchinson F 69 Connecticut
Esther Ann Doremus F 15 New York

Census 1860
Sturgis, St Joseph, Michigan, United States
Luther Hutchison M 38 Connecticut
Ruth Hutchison F 35 New York
Ernest Hutchison F 14 Michigan
Mary Glasby F 14 Indiana

Event Type: Census
Event Place: Michigan [Sturgis, St. Joseph]
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Luther N Hutchinson M 52 New York
Ernest Hutchinson M 24 Michigan
Nellie Hutchinson F 20 New York

Ruth (Richmond) Hutchinson died 6 May 1870 according to Ancestry.  Her husband Luther died 5 November 1900.

Ernest Hutchinson married Nellie Thompson on 6 October 1869, in St. Joseph County, Michigan. They had a daughter, Blanche, born on February 10, 1878.

Cadillac, Wexford, Michigan
Earnest Hutchenson Self M 33 Michigan
Hellen Hutchenson Wife  F 30 New York
Earnest F Hutchenson Son M 9 Michigan
Luther L Hutchenson Son M 5 Michigan
Blanch E Hutchenson Daughter F 2 Michigan
Monroe Evins Other M 38 New York
Cad Wagner Other F 24 Michigan

Ernest married Mary McCluskey in 1890 in Wisconsin:

Name E. M. Hutchinson
Birthplace Syo, Michigan
Spouse's Name Mary E. Mccluskey
Spouse's Birthplace Valparaiso, Indiana
Event Date 21 Jun 1890
Event Place Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Father's Name Luther Hutchinson
Mother's Name Ruth Richmann
Spouse's Father's Name Edward Mccluskey
Spouse's Mother's Name Sarah Reed

Mendon village, St. Joseph, Michigan
Ernest M Hutchinson Head M 54 Michigan
Mary E Hutchinson Wife  F 32 Indiana

Ernest with his wife, Mary, in 1910.

Death Date 10 Jan 1914
Death Place Mendon, St. Joseph, Michigan
Birth Date 1846
Birthplace Mich.
Occupation Dentist
Marital Status Married
Father's Name Luther Hutchinson
Mother's Name Ruth Richmond

Ernest's Death record from the Michigan Archives online database.

Name Wilfred B. Wilde
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 14 May 1896
[Jackson], Hanover, Michigan, United States
Birth Year (Estimated) 1857
Birthplace Adrian, Michigan
Father's Name William Wilde
Mother's Name Nichols
Spouse's Name Helen M. Thompson Hutchinson
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1851
Spouse's Birthplace Lyons, N.Y.

Ernest Hutchinson's former wife was married to Wilfred B. Wilde when the census was taken in 1900:

Battle Creek city Ward 3, Calhoun, Michigan
Wilfred B Wilde Head M 44 Michigan
Helen M Wilde Wife  F 50 New York
Grace E Wilde Daughter F 19 Michigan
Nina E Wilde Daughter F 17 Michigan
Arthur E Wilde Son M 16 Michigan
Cornealus? Wilde Son M 14 Michigan
Ralph W Wilde Son M 12 Michigan
Florence E Wilde Daughter F 10 Michigan
Maicus R Wilde Son M 8 Michigan

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Arthur Vernon Richmond

Arthur Vernon Richmond 10 (Charles M 9, Hiram 8, Charles, 7, William, 6, Adam, 5, Stephen, 4, John, 3, Edward, 2, John 1). Arthur, Charles M., Hiram and Hiram's father Charles were not found in the Richmond Family book. Arthur's mother was Kathryn (Dean) Richmond Guthrie.

In 1910 Arthur (Archie) Richmond was living with his grandmother, Mrs. Abigail Dean, in Bradford, Pennsylvania:

Bradford, McKean, Pennsylvania
Mrs. Abigail Dean Head F 59 Pennsylvania
Archie Richmond Grandson  M 9 Pennsylvania

Name Archie Vernon Richmond
Event Type Draft Registration
Event Date 1917-1918
Event Place Cattaraugus County no 1, New York, United States
Birth Date 27 Aug 1900
His contact person was Mrs. John R. Guthrie of Olean, New York

Census 1920
Olean...Cattaraugus, New York
John R Guthrie Head M 39 Pennsylvania
Kate Guthrie Wife  F 34 Pennsylvania
Archie Richmond Stepson M 18 Pennsylvania

In 1920. Arthur's father, Charles, was remarried and living in Delaware County, Ohio, with his oldest two children of his second marriage.

Mrs. Catherine Guthrie, wife of John R. Guthrie...passed away this morning at the West Side Hospital, following an operation. Besides her husband, she is survived by one son, A. B. Richmond, this city; one sister, Mrs. Susie Yost, Olean; one brother, Albert Dean, three grandchildren... .  Burial will be in Bradford. 

Arthur married Margaret Carney in 1921 and had three children.  He died in California in 1986.

Arthur V Richmond
Event Date 27 Dec 1986
Event Place Marin, California
Birth Date 27 Aug 1901
Birthplace Pennsylvania
Mother's Name Dean

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Richmond To Neefus Deed 73-192

New York Land Records, 1630-1975  Columbia Deeds 1882-1883...:

1 February 1877
Edward H. and Sarah F. Richmond
Of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Of The First Part
Robert H. Neefus, 
Of Claverack, Columbia County
Of The Second Part

Claverack, Columbia, New York
Robert H Neefus M 43 New York
Rachael R Neefus F 38 New York
Ann Neefus F 18 New York
Elisabeth Neefus F 16 New York
Robert H Neefus M 11 New York
Hannah Richmond F 60 New York
Mary Drown F 45 New York

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Edward H Richmond Self M 45 New York
Sarah F Richmond Wife  F 45 Virginia
William M Richmond Son M 20 Virginia

Note:  Cross-posted at In Deeds blog