27 September 2016

Landon And Bridge

Ohio, Probate Records, Marion Journals 1852-1869:

Cyre Landon
27 Sept 1852
Appointed Guardian Of Rachel Bridge

Name: Rachel Bridge
Event Type: Census
Prospect Township, Marion, Ohio
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Year (Estimated): 1847
Birthplace: Ohio
Page: 167
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Cyrus Landon M 72 Pennsylvania
Rachel Landon F 73 Pennsylvania
Rachel Bridge F 13 Ohio

26 September 2016

Silas Gaskill Of Lapeer and His Papers

From my notes taken at the Bentley Library at the University of Michigan:

Silas Gaskill

Jan 27
Ebenezer Cady
Return in estate of Alpheus Cady
probate court Petition for Admin.

Feb 8th
Mrs. Margaret Powers ___ etc

Feb 8th
Liberty B. Irish
Retained v. Sarah Jane Irish
Circuit Ct Chancery Div
?? to ___ & stamps

Pg 2  Feb 7
Martha Wilcox
Retained Charges
Orrin Wilcox (Dirv..)

Feb 22
Elisha __ Harrison Gee(r)

March 3
J__ Hemmingway and John He__
C__ Beebe

25 September 2016

Holdings Of The Tennessee Historical Society

Monument Incorporating Plaque Below
Elizabethton, Tennessee

American Historical Magazine, Volume 6 edited by William Robertson Garrett, John M. Bass, included an article about the holdings of the Tennessee Historical Society.

To The Memory Of The Patriots Who On Their Way To
King's Mountain
Under Sevier, Shelby And Campbell
Assembled Here
September 25, 1780
[Elizabethton, Tennessee]

24 September 2016

Promised More Pay?

Publication Title: Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General Main Series 1822-1860 (in the William Grier file):

Source Circa 1854

List of names of Soldiers now serving in "I" Company 1st Dragoons who claim to be mustered for extra pay (additional pay for former service).

23 September 2016

George McAlpin's Petition

Upper Canada Land Petitions (1763-1865) [access microfilm here]

Upper Canada Land Petitions (1763-1865)
Microform: c-2192
Petitions "M," Bundle 3
Petition #64  [Image 381]
23 October 1797
George McAlpin

...late of the Province of New York....son of [Captain] Donald McAlpin who lost his life in His Majesties service in the late Rebellion...petitioner was taken and sent prisoner to Albany where he was most cruelly treated and..with irons during his confinement--

Property of Petitioner's father was confiscated

22 September 2016

Nichlos Day Inventories

(Probate Records, Colonial, Index)
D, 1634-1777, SE4-4

Is the inventory detailed below the same inventory that was referenced on the index card?  The year is 1705 on both.... .

Maryland Register of Wills Records, 1629-1999  Baltimore Inventories 1665-1761 vol 1:

22 September 1705
Inventory...Estate Of Nich's Day

21 September 2016

Bondy In Trudell Estate

Michigan, Probate Records, Wayne Probate packets 1815-1816...:

21 September 1829
Wayne County, Michigan, Probate File #140

...Amable Bondy husband of Delisle [Adelaide] Bondy, late Trudell....

20 September 2016

Major-General John F. Reynolds

From the History of the Twenty-Fourth Michigan of the Iron Brigade:


The Annual Reunion, the Reynolds Family Association ..., Volumes 17-30,  By Reynolds Family Association, had the following information:

My connection to the Reynolds Family Association here.