Three Rivers
Hudson~Mohawk~Schoharie
History From America's Most Famous Valleys

The Descendants of JOHANN HENRICK LEUCHER (1720-1800)
AND
Ancestors of HENRY ARBA LYKER (1916-1994)

Researched by: Herman W. Witthoft, Sr.

A Genealogy of the Lyker Family

GENERATION NO. 4

35. Jacob Henry4 DIEVENDORF (Margaret), Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 30 Dec 1804 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1805 in Mohawk, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Henry Jacob DIEVENDORF, Judge and Margaret LYCKER. Jacob died 28 Sep 1887 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 30 Sep 1887 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
SOURCE NOTES for Jacob:
BAPTISM: Recorded: Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, Mohawk, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: "Hendrick Tevendorf, Marigreta Lyker". Sponsors: "Jacob Tevendorf jr and Marigreta Bellinger".
DEATH: Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
BURIAL: Diefendorf graveyard along highway at Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
He married Jane WESSELS. She was born 2 Mar 1806 in Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 6 Apr 1806 in Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Lukas L. WESSELS and Tanica Tinethy Van VALKENBURGH. Jane died 8 Mar 1865 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 11 Mar 1865 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
SOURCE NOTES for Jane:
BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church, Mapletown, Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
Parents: Luke L. Wessels and Tanica Van Valkenburgh. Sponsors: None listed.
DEATH: Aged 59 yrs 6das.
BURIAL: Diefendorf graveyard along highway at Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Jacob Henry DIEVENDORF
+ 166. m i. Henry DIEVENDORF, born 2 Nov 1825, died Sep 1876.
167. f ii. Jenette Maria DIEVENDORF, born 15 Oct 1827 in Root Montgomery Co., NY, USA, christened 1827 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 2 Mar 1838 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 5 Mar 1838 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
NAME: Given name is also listed as "Tenette".
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Jacob H. Dievendorf, Jane Wessels. Sponsors: None listed.
BURIAL: Currytown Cemetery, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
168. f iii. Margaret DIEVENDORF, born 3 Oct 1829 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, christened 6 Apr 1830 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married Jacob P. BELLINGER 28 Jan 1858. He was born about 1829.
Notes for Jacob:
RESIDENCE: Lived at Danube, Herkimer Co., NY USA.
Notes for Margaret:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Jacob H. Dievendorf, Jane Wessels. "Margaret, born 3 October 1829, baptized 6 April 1830". Sponsors: None listed.
+ 169. m iv. Luke DIEVENDORF, born 19 Aug 1831.
170. m v. Cornelius Alford DIEVENDORF, born 21 Oct 1833 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, christened 1833 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He married Amanda Melvina KELLER 6 Apr 1858 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was born about 1833, and was christened 12 Nov 1859 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
Notes for Amanda:
Notes for Cornelius:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Jacob H. Dievendorf, Jane Wessels. Sponsors: None listed.
RESIDENCE:
Lived in San Diego, CA USA.
+MARRIAGE: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.Cornelius Alford Dievendorf of Root married Amanda Melvina Keller of Root.
CHILDREN: None.
+ 171. m vi. Reuben DIEVENDORF, born 10 Dec 1835, died 24 Feb 1901
+ 172. f vii. Maria Jane DIEVENDORF, born 27 Apr 1839, died 4 Sep 1904
173. m viii. John Jay DIEVENDORF, born 7 Jan 1842 in Root, + Montgomery Co., NY, USA, christened 1842 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He married Emma [-?-]. She was born 1845.
Notes for John:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Jacob
H. Dievendorf, Jane Wessels. Sponsors: None listed.
174. f ix. Emma Catherine DIEVENDORF, born 6 Feb 1846 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 1904.

36. Catharine4 DIEVENDORF (Margaret), Henry, Jr.2, Johannl) was born 21 Jan 1806 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 27 Jan 1808 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry Jacob DIEVENDORF, Judge and Margaret LYCKER. Catharine died 3 Apr 1883.
SOURCE NOTES for Catharine:
BIRTH: Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. Parents: Henry I. Dieffendorf, Margaret Lycker. Sponsors: Henry Leucker and wife, Catharine.
RESIDENCE: Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
She married Abraham STARING 19 May 1825. He was born 10 Oct 1803 inl Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of John Frank STARING and Hannah HUGENAR. Abraham died 8 Oct 1881 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
SOURCE NOTES for Abraham:
BIRTH: Born on the Homestead farm of his father, John F. Staring, which has been in the family since the American Revolution, 1792. The farm is located near Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
BIOGRAPHICAL: Abraham was a farmer in Glen Township, just west of Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
The 1865 Census recorded his frame house as being valued at $900, that he had 3501 acres and was working 316.
He later moved into Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA. His house which has been restored is shown in The History of Montgomery Co.
He was one of a group from the south side of the Mohawk River who formed the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in Fultonville and subscribed $50 toward building the church on 8 March 1838. He had seat number 53. In February 1855 he was on a committee to rebuild the church after a fire and was elected trustee 15 December 1856 and 12 January 1858.
Abraham resided on his father's farm near Fultonville, and resided there nearly his whole life. He gained a high reputation as one of the most intelligent and practical farmers of the Mohawk Valley. He was a man of shrewd, observing character and was credited with many original sayings. A few years before his death he retired from active life and settled in Fultonville, NY, where he died 8 October 1881.
His ancestor Nicholas Staring was the founder of the American family.

Known children of Catharine DIEVENDORF and Abraham STARING are:
+175 m i. John Henry STARING, "Jr.", born 20 Jan 1828, died 14 Oct 1889.
+176. m ii. Jacob H. STARING, born 10 Aug 1830, died 14 Sep 1883.
177. m iii. David Hamilton STARING, born 17 Aug 1833 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 2 Mar 1834 Mohawk, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 1918 in Manhattan, New York Co., NY, USA.
OCCUPATION: He moved to New York City and in 1872 was Quarantine Commissioner of the Port of New York.
+178. f iv. Hannah Elizabeth "Lizzie" STARIN, born 4 Sep 1838.
+179. f v. Margaret Ann "Maggie" STARING, born 10 May 1844, died 30 May 1923.
+180. m vi. Levi Abraham STARING, born 11 Jul 1846, died 9 Jun 1870.

37. Henry Lycker4 DIEVENDORF (Margaret3, Henry, Jr. 2, Johann1) was born 7 Jul 1809 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 30 Jul 1809 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Henry Jacob DIEVENDORF, Judge and Margaret LYCKER. Henry died 2 Mar 1863. SOURCE NOTES for Henry:
BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Henry Devendorph, Margaret Lycker. Sponsors: None listed.
He married Alida WEMPLE. She was born 8 May 1812. Alida died 12 May 1892.

Known children of Henry Lycker DIEVENDORF and Alida WEMPLE are:
181 m i. James Wilson DIEVENDORF, born 1849 in Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died Jul 1947 in Bath, Steuben Co., NY, USA, and was buried Jul 1947 in Canajoharie, Montgomery Co. NY, USA.
DEATH: Died at Soldiers' Home, Bath, Steuben Co., NY USA.
BURIAL: Prospect Hill Cemetery, Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
181.m i. Mary Alida DIEVENEDORF, born 1850 in Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 1855 in Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
183 f iii. Margaret Ann DIEVENDORF, born 1 Dec 1850 Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 1867 in Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
Died at age 17 years.
184. f iv. Frances D. DIEVENDORF, born 3 May 1953, died 12 May 1948.
185. f v. Henrietta DIEVENDORF, born 1857 in Canajoharie,Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married Leonard VOSBURGH. He was born about 1857.
Henrietta died 14 Nov 1936.
Notes for Henrietta: Lived in New York City, Manhattan, New York Co., NY USA.
186. m vi. John Dewitt DIEVENDORF, born about 1859 in Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
187. m vii. Henry Silas DIEVENDORF, born about 1861 Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.

38. Elizabeth4 DIEVENDORF (Margaret3, Henry, Jr.2, Johannl) was born 24 Nov 1811 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 15 Dec 1811 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry Jacob DIEVENDORF, Judge and Margaret LYCKER. Elizabeth died 20 Nov 1880 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 23 Nov 1880 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
SOURCE NOTES for Elizabeth:
BIRTH: Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
BATPISM: Reformed Church, Currytown, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Sponsors: None listed.
MARRIAGE: Currytown, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
DEATH: Currytown, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
BURIAL: Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
She married william Bellinger DIEFENDORF 26 Jan 1836 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was born 30 Aug 1805 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Jacob J. DIEVENDORF and Margaret BELLINGER. William died 11 Mar 1882 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 14 Mar 1882 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for William:
BIRTH: Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
NOTES: Was an important man in the community.
POLITICS: Served as Supervisor of the Town of Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
OCCUPATION: Dairy farmer. He was one of the first to make dairying a specialty in Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Elizabeth DIEVENDORF and William Bellinger DIEFENDORF are:
+ 188. m i. Jacob DIEVENDORF, born 16 Nov 1836, died 2 Oct 1915.
+ 189. m ii . Henry Arthur DIEFENDORF, born 9 Apr 1839, died 30 Jun 1927.
+ 190. f iii. Margaret E. DIEFENDORF, born 19 May 1840, died 19 Mar 1860.
191. f iv. Catherine DIEFENDORF, born 19 Mar 1841 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 28 Jan 1899.
BIRTH: Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
MARRIAGE: Not married.
192. f v. Hannah E. DIEFENDORF, born 27 Dec 1843 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 6 Apr 1846 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
DEATH: Currytown, Root, Montgomery co., NY USA.
193. f vi. Fannie Maria DIEFENDORF, born 29 Dee 1846 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 14 Jun 1894.
MARRIAGE: Not married.
+ 194. f vi. Charlotte DIEFENDORF, born 20 Feb 1848, died Aug 1914.
+ 195. f viii. Lydia DIEFENDORF, born 26 Apr 1850, died 12 Jun 1911.
+ 196. m ix. Charles Frank DIEVENDORF, born 3 Mar 1853, died 7 Dec 1924.
+ 197. f x. Elizabeth DIEFENDORF, born 22 Jun 1856.

39. Margaret4 DIEVENDORF (Margaret3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 12 Apr 1814 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 10 Apr 1815 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry Jacob DIEVENDORF, Judge and Margaret LYCKER.
SOURCE NOTES for Margaret:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Currytown , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Henry I. Dieffendorf, Margaret Lycker. Sponsors: None listed.
She married Hiram RIGGS. He was born about 1814. Hiram died 27 Jun 1850.
SOURCE NOTES for Hiram:
OCCUPATION: School teacher.

Known children of Margaret DIEVENDORF and Hiram RIGGS are:
198. f i. Rebecca J. RIGGS, born about 1939 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
RESIDENCE: She lived in Jordan. Onondaga Co., NY USA.
+199. m ii. Henry D. RIGGS, born 1840, died 1907.
200. m iii. George RIGGS, born about 1842 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
201. m. iv. James RIGGS, born 1846 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He married Anna ODEN 30 Aug 1854. She was born about 1834. Notes for James:
Lived in Amsterdam, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
+203. m v. Charles RIGGS, born 17 Sep 1848, died 1 Jan 1891.

40. Hannah4 DIEVENDORF (Margaret3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 25 Jan 1818 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1818 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry Jacob DIEVENDORF, Judge and Margaret LYCKER. Hannah died 28 May 1865 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 31 May 1865 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
SOURCE NOTES for Hannah:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Henry I. Dieffendorf, Margaret Lycker. Sponsors: None listed.
DEATH: 47yrs 4mos 4 das.
BURIAL: Diefendorf graveyard along highway at Curry town , Root, Mongtgomery Co., NY, USA.
She married Henry V. Mc CONKEY. He was born 1818. Henry died 12 Jun 1885 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 15 Jun 1885 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
SOURCE NOTES for Henry:
OCCUPATION: He was a farmer owning 289 acres near Sprakers, Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
ANCESTOR BIOGRAPHY: "The grave of William Mc Conkey, born 22 January 1744, died 10 September 1825. He was the owner of Ferry on Delaware River on which Washington crossed, 25 December 1776. This William Mc Conkey was an ancestor of this Mc Conkey familly. This marker is south of Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA, on road leading from Glen to Charleston, NY." (Lyker Genealogy)
DEATH: Aged 67 years 3 mos. 20 das.
BURIAL: Diefendorf graveyard along highway at Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Hannah DIEVENDORF and Henry V. Mc CONKEY are:
+203. m i. Henry D. Me CONKEY, born 1843, died 12 Jun 1885.
204. f ii. Jane Ann Me CONKEY, born 1845 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
205. m. iii. John A. Me CONKEY, born 1847 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
206. f iv. Fannie Maria Me CONKEY, born 30 May 1847 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 27 Aug 1854 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 30 Aug 1854 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
BURIAL: Diefendorf graveyard along highway at Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
207. f v. Margaret Isabella Mc CONKEY, born 25 Sep 1849 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
208. f vi. Catharine Mc CONKEY, born about Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
209. f vii. Elizabeth Mary Mc CONKEY, born 27 Sep 1856 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
210. f viii. Mary Mc CONKEY, born 26 Feb 1859 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.

41. Cornelius4 DIEVENDORF (Margaret3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann!) was born 27 Jul 1820 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1820 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Henry Jacob DIEVENDORF, Judge and Margaret LYCKER. Cornelius died 26 Aug 1880 inl Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Cornelius:
BIRTH: Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Henry I. Dieffendorf, Margaret Lycker. Sponsors: None listed.
MARRIAGE: Currytown, Root, Montgomery C., NY USA.
DEATH: Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
He married Catharine YATES about 1843 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was born 1824 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. Catharine died 19 Jun 1903 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.

Known child of Cornelius DIEVENDORF and Catharine YATES is:
+ 211. m i. Yates DIEVENDORF, born 29 Aug 1847, died 26 Jun 1925

42. John Frederick4 DIEVENDORF (Margaret3, Henry, Jr.2, Johannl)
was born 16 Nov 1822 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1822 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Henry Jacob DIEVENDORF, Judge and Margaret LYCKER.
SOURCE NOTES for John:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, I. Dieffendorf, Margaret Lycker. Sponsors: He married Eva Elizabeth VEDDER. She was born 1831 in Montgomery Co., NY, USA.

Known children of John Frederick DIEVENDORF and Eva Elizabeth VEDDER are:
+ 212. f i. Fannie DIEVENDORF, born about 1849.
213. f. ii. Maria DIEVENDORF, born

about 1851 in Montgomery Co., NY, USA.

43. Fanny Maria4 DIEVENDORF (Margaret3, Henry, Jr.2, Johannl) was born 11 Jan 1828 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1828 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry Jacob DIEVENDORF, Judge and Margaret LYCKER. Fanny died 14 Dec 1858 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 17 Dec 1858 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
SOURCE NOTES for Fanny:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Henry I. Dieffendorf, Margaret Lycker. Sponsors: None listed.
DEATH: Aged 30yrs 11mos 3dys.
BURIAL: Diefendorf Graveyard along the highway at Currytown, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. She married W. D. BUCKELEW, Rev. He was born about 1828.
SOURCE NOTES for W. D., Rev.:
PASTORATES: He dissolved pastoral relations with the churches, Curry town and Mapletown, in 1860.

Known children of Fanny Maria DIEVENDORF and W. D. BUCKELEW, Rev. are:

214. f i. Frances BUCKELEW, born 10 Jan 1855 in Root, Co., NY, USA, died 22 Jan 1855 in Root, Co., NY, USA, and was buried 1855 Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
DEATH: Aged 12 days
BURIAL: Diefendorf Graveyard along highway at Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
215. f ii. Cornelia BUCKELEW, born 11 Feb 1858 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 14 Mar 1858 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 17 Mar 1858 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
DEATH: Aged 1 month 3 days. Date of birth calculated to be 11 Feb. 1858.
BURIAL: Diefendorf Graveyard along highway at Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA

44. Ann Eliza4 LYKER (Cornelius3, Henry, Jr. 2 , Johann1) was born 1814 in Root, Montgomery County., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Cornelius LYCKER and Eva WILSON. Ann died 1884. She married John GORDON. He was born 1825. John died 29 Oct 1910.
SOURCE NOTES for John:
OCCUPATION: Farmer.

Known children of Ann Eliza LYKER and John GORDON are:
216. f i. Henrietta GORDON, born 2 May 1854 in Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY, USA, died 9 Apr 1903.
MARRIAGE: Not married.
+ 217. f ii. Mary C. GORDON, born 19 Sep 1855, died 17 May 1934.
218. f iii. Eva Ella GORDON, born 1857 in Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY, USA, died 20 Nov 1878.
+ 219. f lV. Alice GORDON, born about 1859.

45. Catherine4 LYKER (Cornelius3, Henry, Jr. 2, Johannl) was born 1815 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Cornelius LYCKER and Eva WILSON. Catherine died 1846. She married Richard Van SLYKE. He was born about 1814.

Known child of Catherine LYKER and Richard Van SLYKE is:
220. f i. Catherine Van SLYKE, born 1841, died 1911.
MARRIAGE: Not married.

46. James Wilson4 LYKER (Cornelius3, Henry, Jr.2, Johannl) was born 1817 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Cornelius LYCKER and Eva WILSON. James died 29 Dec 1858. SOURCE NOTES for James:
OCCUPATION: Farmer.
POLITICS: He served as Supervisor of the Town of Root, Montgomery County., NY USA. 1855-1856.
He married Maria RUNKLE (See number 95). She was born 18 Oct 1818 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1818 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Cornelius RUNKLE and Elizabeth BELLINGER. Maria died 25 Dec 1882.
SOURCE NOTES for Maria:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
Parents: Cornelius Runkle, Elizabeth Bellinger. Sponsors: None listed.
Known child of James Wilson LYKER and Maria RUNKEL is:

+221. m. i. Cornelius R. LYKER, born 1838, died 1924.

48. John4 LYKER (Cornelius3, Henry, Jr.2, Johannl) was born Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Cornelius LYCKER Eva WILSON. John died 1905.
SOURCE NOTES for John:
BIRTH: Born on the old homestead farm in the Town of Root near Brown's Hollow, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
RESIDENCE: He lived on the old homestead farm all his life, except two years spent in Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY USA and four years at Rural Grove, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
The homestead farm was sold to strangers in 1920.
POLITICS: He served as Highway Superintendent, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
He married Amanda Van DER VEER 11 Jun 1851. She was born 1833 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Joseph Van DER VEER and Harriet ALLEN. Amanda died 1918 in Gloversville, Fulton Co. ,
NY, USA.
SOURCE NOTES for Amanda:
BIRTH: Born at Rural Grove, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
CHURCH AFFILIATION: Member of the Christian Church of Rural Grove, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of John LYKER and Amanda Van DER VEER are:
222. m i. Almer A. LYKER, Dr., born 26 Aug 1853 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He married Minnie BUMPHREY 14 Aug 1881. She was born about 1853. Almer, Dr. died 1926 in Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY, USA. Notes for Almer, Dr.
BIRTH: Born on the original homestead farm near Brown's Hollow, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
EDUCATION: He received a common school education supplemented by an academical course and then taught school for three years.
At the age of 21 he began the study of medicine with Dr. Shibley of Rural Grove and Dr. Albert Van Der Veer of Albany, Albany Co., NY USA, and graduated from the Albany Medical College in 1879.
OCCUPATION: He practiced medicine with his preceptor, Dr. Shibley. From 1880 he practiced alone and he held the office of Coroner three years and in 1892 was elected Supervisor.
POLITICS: He was a Democrat and active in politics.
HOBBY: He was the promoter and originator of the Rural Grove Driving Park and bred the trotter Cherry Blossom.
CHILDREN : No children.
NEWSPAPER: Canajoharie Courier, Tuesday, 21 July 1896: "Dr. A.A. Lyker, Physician and Surgeon. Office at Hoffman House, Rural Grove. Calls day or night promptly attended to." (Listing on the left side of the front page of the newspaper.) This was from Cynthia (Lyker) Hotaling, 11/4/01.
DEATH: He died in Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY USA, where he had lived for many years.
+ 223. f ii. Villa R. LYKER, born 1857, died 1923.
+224. f iii. Joan V. LYKER, born 1863, died 30 Jul 1958.

49. Catharine4 BROWN (Elizabeth3, Henry, Jr.2, Johannl) was born 22 Mar 1814 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 22 May 1814 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of John M. BROWN and Elizabeth LYCKER. Catharine died 26 Jan 1857. SOURCE NOTES for Catharine:
BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Mongtgomery Co., NY USA.
Parents: John Brown, Elisabeth Lycker. Sponsors: None listed.
She married Rial B. VEEDER. He was born 1812. Rial died 10 Jan 1889.

Known child of Catharine BROWN and Rial B. VEEDER is:
+ 225. f i. Electa Jane VEEDER, born 30 Oct 1842, died 4 Jan 1913.
Rial also married (2) Nancy H. [---?---] . She was born about 1812.

50. Henry Lycker4 BROWN (Elizabeth3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 22 Jan 1817 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1817 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of John M. BROWN and Elizabeth LYCKER.
SOURCE NOTES for Henry:
BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church, Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
Parents: John Brown, Elisabeth Lycker. Sponsors: None listed.
He married Rebecca J. [---?---] . She was born about 1817.

Known children of Henry Lycker BROWN and Rebecca J. [---?---] are:
226. m i. John T. BROWN, born about 1835.
227. f ii. Nancy Maria BROWN, born 16 Mar 1836. 228. m iii. Eldridge Gerry BROWN, born 27 Sep 1838.
229. u iv. Almenda BROWN, born 20 Sep 1848.

51. Abigail4 BROWN (Elizabeth3, Henry, Jr. 2, Johann1) was born 15 Jun 1819 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1819 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of John M. BROWN and Elizabeth LYCKER.
SOURCE NOTES for Abigail:
BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church, Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
Parents: John Brown, Elisabeth Lycker. Sponsors: None listed.
RESIDENCE: Lived near Brown's Hollow, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
She married Robert HOUG. He was born 1815. SOURCE NOTES for Robert:
OCCUPATION: Farmer.

Known children of Abigail BROWN and Robert HOUG are:
230. m i. John B. HOUG, born 1842 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
231. f . ii. Roba HOUG, born 1845 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
232. f . ii. Elizabeth B. HOUG, born 1848 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
233. f iv. Francis O. HOUG, born 1850 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.

56. John I.4 BROWN (Elizabeth3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 1825 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of John M. BROWN and Elizabeth LYCKER.
SOURCE NOTES for John:
OCCUPATION: Farmer
B USINESS: In 1865 he built the first cheese factory in Flat Creek, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Two years later it was purchased by a company having a captial of $3,100.
William B. Dievendorf was the President. (This information taken from Frothingham Montgomery Co. History.)
He married (1) Margaret "Maggie" TYMESON. She was born 1833 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of James TYMESON and Maria DAVIS.

Known children of John I. BROWN and Margaret "Maggie" TYMESON are:
234. f i. Elizabeth "Lizzie" BROWN, born 1858 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married John VVAN ANTWERP. He was born about 1858. Notes for Elizabeth: CHILDREN: Had one child, but nothing is known of it.
235. m ii. James Tymeson BROWN, born 1860 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He married Bella EVERSON. She was born about 1860. Notes for James: Had four children, but nothing is known of them.
Douglas BROWN, born 1863 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died about 1865 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. DEATH: Died Young.
237. m iv. John M. BROWN, born 1865 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He married Ida HOOD. She was born about 1865.
John married Caroline Frances [---?---] . She was born about 1865. Notes for John:
CHILDREN: Had two children by his first wife, Ida Hood, and none by his second wife, Caroline Frances.
238. f iv. Charlotte BROWN, born about 1867 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married William G. FLINT. He was born about 1867. Notes for Charlotte:
Charlotte had one child, but nothing is known about it.
239. m vi. Seymour BROWN, born about 1869 in Roo t , Co., NY, USA, died about 1870 in Root, Co ., NY, USA.
DEATH: Died young.
John Married (2) Rebecca WOOD. She was born about 1848.
Known children of John I. BROWN and Rebecca WOOD are:
+240. m vii. Charles Wood BROWN, born 1873, died 14 Jun 1960.
+241. f viii. Ann Taylor BROWN, born about 1875.
242. m ix. Peter BROWN, born about 1877 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died about 1878 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
DEATH: Died young.
243. m??? x. Grace BROWN, born about 1879 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
244. m xi. Onas BROWN, born about 1881 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.

57. Onesimus (Ones)4 BROWN (Elizabeth3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 1834 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of John M. BROWN and Elizabeth LYCKER.
SOURCE NOTES for Onesimus:
RESIDENCE: They lived on the Cornelius Runkle farm across from cemetery west of Lykers, Root, Montgomery Co. NY USA. They later sold out and moved to the Dakotas with their family.
He married Elizabeth R. WESSELS (See number 313) 12 Aug 1857 in Mohawk, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was born 10 Sep 1836 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. She was the daughter of John WESSELS and Catharine RUNKLE. Elizabeth died 1885.
SOURCE NOTES for Elizabeth:
Marriage: Recorded: Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, Mohawk, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. "Onesimus Brown, Root and Elizabeth R. Wessels, Root. Witnesses: "Henry Van O'Linda nd Dr. Israel Buckbee, Both Fonda".
CHURCH AFFILIATION: 16 March 1867 - Reformed Church, Currytown, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Elizabeth Wessels, wife of Onus Brown, received on confession. 1 January 1872-Elizabeth Wessels, wife of Ones Brown, received in full Communion. She died 1885.

Known children of Onesimus (Ones) BROWN and Elizabeth R. Wessels are:
245. m. i. John W. BROWN, born 16 Jun 1858. He married Francis A. FREDAY 7 Feb. 1883. She was born about 1858. Notes for John:
RESIDENCE: Lived in Clark Dakota, USA.
246. f ii. Ella BROWN, born 26 Nov 1859 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA, christened 28 May 1876 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married Edwin COOPER. He was born about 1859. Notes for Ella:
BAPTISM: May 28, 1876, Ella, daughter of Ones Brown, adult baptized. "After prayer on the morning of the 28 May, Miss Ella Brown offered to unite with the church, was examined, giving a good confession of a new birth, was baptised and Rec'd by the Conistory into full Communion of the church. G. E. Ackerman, Clerk."
247. m iii. Charles L. BROWN, born 22 Oct 1861. He married Rettie ULLYOT 15 May 1889. She was born about 1861.
+248 m iv. Lester R. BROWN, born 5 Sep 1865.
249. m v. Frank D. Brown, born 15 Dec 1868. He married Gertrude E. PIERCE 30 Jun 1897. She was born about 1868.
250. m iv. Fred H. Brown, born 5 Nov 1874.

59. Elizabeth Catharine4 STOWITTS (Hannah3, Johann1) was born 25 Jul 1818 in Root, Montgomery Co., was christened 1818 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. daughter of Jacob STOWITTS and Hannah (Nancy) LYCKER.
for Elizabeth:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Jacob Stowits, Nancy Lyker. Sponsors: None listed.
She married Rynier Van EVERA. He was born about 1818. He was the son of ______Van EVERA.
SOURCE NOTES for Rynier:
OCCUPATION: Farmer.

Known children of Elizabeth Catharine STOWITTS and Rynier Van EVERA are:
251. m i. Joshua Van EVERA, born about 1838 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
252. m ii. Jacob Stowitts Van EVERA, born 14 Nov 1837 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. died 14 Oct 1843 in Root, and was buried 17 Oct 1843 Montgomery Co., NY, USA, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
DEATH: Aged 5 yrs 11 mos.
253. m iii. John Austin Van EVERA, born 1842 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 22 Oct 1843 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
254. m iv. John Edwin Van EVERA, born 3 Jan 1849 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, christened 23 Jan 1853 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
255. m v. Henry Lycker Van EVERA, born 18 Sep 1851 in Root,
Montgomery Co., NY, USA.

60. George perier4 STOWITTS (Hannah3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 3 Jul 1820 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1820 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Jacob STOWITTS and Hannah (Nancy) LYCKER. SOURCE NOTES for George:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Jacob Stowits, Nancy Lyker.

OCCUPATION: Farmer.

BIOGRAPHICAL: George lived on the homestead farm; 175 acres of it willed to him by his father, Jacob; 130 acres willed to his brother, Henry Lycker Stowitts.
He married Charlotte A. LEGG 14 Jul 1846. She was born about 1820 in Minden, MA, USA. She was the daughter of Asa LEGG and Abigail BENSON. SOURCE NOTES for Charlotte:
BIOGRAPHICAL: Charlotte came about 1835 to Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of George perier STOWITTS and Charlotte A. LEGG are:
+ 256. m i. Jacob STOWITTS, born 1843, died 1914.
+ 257. m ii. Cornelius Carl STOWITTS, Rev., born 1846, died 1914.
258. m iii. Lyman Herbert STOWITTS, born 1849 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 1853 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
259. iv. Jane E. STOWITTS, born 1853 in Root, Montgomery Co.,
NY, USA, died 1859 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
260. f v. Emily STOWITTS, born about 1855 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. Adopted. She married L.A. SERVISS. He was born about 1855.

61. Gertrude4 STOWITTS, Twin (Hannah3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 18 Jul 1823 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1823 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Jacob STOWITTS and Hannah (Nancy) LYCKER. SOURCE NOTES for Gertrude, Twin: BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Jacob Stowits, Nancy Lyker. Sponsors: None listed. Baptized same day as her twin sister, Mary.
She married Charles R. KELLY 1842 Fairfield, Herkimer Co., He was born 24 Dec 1806 NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Charles: Fairfield, Herkimer Co., NY USA.He was born 24 Dec 1806 NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Charles: BIRTH: Born near Middleville, Fairfield, Herkimer Co., NY USA.
OCCUPATION: Carpenter.
RESIDENCE: They lived on their farm near Sprakers, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Gertrude STOWITTS, Twin and Charles R. KELLY are:

261. f i. Carrie E. KELLY, born about 1844 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married Oscar Van EVERA. He was born about 1844.
262. f ii. Mary E. KELLY, born about 1846 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married C.W. LIPE. He was born about 1846. Notes for C.W.:
RESIDENCE: He was from Frankfort, Herkimer Co., NY USA.
+ 263. m iii. George KELLY, born 25 Mar 1847 died 15 Sep 1874

63. Henry Lycker4 STOWITTS (Hannah3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 14 Jan 1829 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 22 Mar 1829 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Jacob STOWITTS and Hannah (Nancy) LYCKER. SOURCE NOTES for Henry:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Jacob Stowits, Nancy Lyker. Sponsors: None listed. Henry Lyker, born 14 Januray, 1829, baptized 22 March 1829.

OCCUPATION: Farmer on the road leading from Flat Creek to Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co. NY USA, located nearly across the road from his brother, George P. Stowitts.

CHURCH: The Curry town church records show they were dismissed from the Reformed Church and moved out West.
He married Margaret DIEVENDORF. She was born 1830 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Margaret:
CHURCH AFFILIATION: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA:
Margaret Diefendorf, wife of Henry L. Stowitts, dismissed to Fonda.

Known children of Henry Lycker STOWITTS and Margaret DIEVENDORF are:
+ 264. f i. Lillian STOWITTS, born 8 Feb 1853, died 10 Oct 1923
265. m ii. Jacob D. STOWITTS, born 1855 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.

65. Hannah Elizabeth4 STOWITTS (Hannah3, Henry, Jr. 2, Johann1) was born 3 Sep 1835 in Root. Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1835 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Jacob STOWITTS and Hannah (Nancy) LYCKER. Hannah died about 1864. SOURCE NOTES for Hannah:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Jacob Stowits, Nancy Lyker. Sponsors: None listed.

MARRIAGE: Reformed Church, Curr town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Hannah Elizabeth Stowitts of Root married Richard Winne of Glen. (Richard's second marriage.)

DEATH: Hannah died after the birth of her son, James.
She married Richard WINNIE 2 Mar 1859 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was born 3 Nov 1830. He was the son of James WINNIE, Major and Jemima Van CISE. SOURCE NOTES for Richard:
RESIDENCE: Richard was from Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA, born on the Winnie Homestead.

Known children of Hannah Elizabeth STOWITTS and Richard WINNIE are:

266. u i. Child WINNIE, born about 1860 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died about 1860 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
267. u ii. Child WINNIE, born about 1862 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died about 1862 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
+ 268. u iii. James Walter WINNIE, born about 1864.

Richard also married (1) Sarah CONOVER. She was born about 1835.
Richard also married (3) Anna M. E. Ostrom. She was born about 1835.

68. Cornelius. LYKER (Henry3, Henry, Jr.2, Johannl) was born 13 Sep 1829 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Henry LYKER and Jane DAVIS. Cornelius died 24 Sep 1900 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Cornelius:
BIOGRAPHICAL: Cornelius and Rachel spent their early married years at Lykers, Root, Montgomery Co., NY. He ran his father's grocery store there for several years and then moved to Saratoga Springs and operated a grocery store there. They had three children: Lorena, Leonora, and Elizabeth.
He married Rachel BURNAP 9 Nov 1851 in Charleston, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was born 1833 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Joseph BURNAP and Elizabeth COFFIN. Rachel died 1918.

Known children of Cornelius LYKER and Rachel BURNAP are:
+ 269. f i. Lorena LYKER, born 1854, died 1934.
270. f ii. Leonora LYKER, born 1860 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY,
USA. She married Richard Mac MICHALK, Rev. 1884. He was born about 1860. Richard, Rev. died 1901. Notes
for Richard, Rev.:
OCCUPATION: Richard was a Baptist Minister.
Leonora died 1900 in Arlington, NJ, USA. Notes for Leonora:
BIOGRAPHICAL: Her husband was a Baptist minister. She met him while serving as
organist of the Baptist Church of Saratoga when he was Pastor of that church.

EDUCATION: Graduate of Temple Grove Seminary, Saratoga, Saratoga Co., NY.

OCCUPATION: She was a Master of Music and for years before taking up her home at Arlington, NJ, as many as forty pupils weekly in music were under her care and a certain portion of her time during the past ten years was given to teaching. She played the organ at Arlington, NJ, Church, her sweet voice rose in song with all the fervor of the inner soul that only artists possess. Some beautiful paintings and sketches in the home reveal the painter's passion and the artists in new lines of arts bright dream. She was also for ten years a teacher in the Sunday School and for ten years organist and in charge of the choir.

+ 271. f lll. Elizabeth LYKER, born 1864, died 16 Aug 1936

69. Catharine4 LYKER (Henry3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born She was the daughter of13 Nov 1831 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. Henry LYKER and Jane DAVIS. Catharine died 18 Feb 1870. SOURCE NOTES for Catharine:
DEATH: Aged 38yrs 3mos 5dys. Death caused by "paralytic stroke of the spinal cord."

FUNERAL: (Lyker Genealogy) Funeral discourse was delivered upon the text, "Her sun has gone down while it is yet day", by Rev. William A. Julian.
She married Nelson BURNAP 31 Dec 1851 in Charleston, Montgomery Co. , NY, USA. He was born about 1831. SOURCE NOTES for Nelson:

RESIDENCE: Lived at Argusville, Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY, where he was engaged in the tin and hardware business.

Known children of Catharine LYKER and Nelson BURNAP are:
272. f i. Emma L. BURNAP, born 27 Mar 1854, died 30 Apr 1883.
273. f ii. Ella BURNAP, born 1856. She married Guy R. CLARK. He was born about 1856. He was the son of Guy W. CLARK. Guy died Aug 1914 in FL, USA, and was buried Aug 1914 in Kingsbury, Washington Co., NY, USA. Notes for Guy:
RESIDENCE: Sandy Hill, NY. This village changed its name to Hudson Falls, NY, in 1910. Later in life he and his wife, Ella, moved to Rockledge where they engaged in fruit growing. He and his wife died at their Florida home.

OCCUPATION: He held a good position with the Union Bag & Paper Co. He also engaged in the trucking business with his partner, Samuel Finch, under the name of Finch & Clark.

BURIAL: Hudson Falls, Kingsbury, Washington Co., NY.
Ella died 1913 in FL, USA, and was buried 1913 in Kingsbury, Washington Co., NY, USA. Notes for Ella: CHILDREN: No children.

BURIAL: Hudson Falls, Kingsbury, Washington Co., NY.

274. f iii. Margaret BURNAP, born 1858. She married Edward BANKS. He was born 1858 in England. Edward died 24 Apr 1930 in England, and was buried Apr 1930 in Wales, Barnmouth, England. Notes for Edward:
OCCUPATION: He held a position with Hercules Powder Co., a branch of DuPont Co. and was in charge of their advertising division, Wilmington, DE USA. After he retired from this position he returned to England, an ill man/

BURIAL: Wales, near Barnmouth in a little Church yard next to his sister.
Margaret died 12 Apr 1909, and was buried 15 Apr 1909 in Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY, USA. Notes for Margaret: OCCUPATION: Worked as a milliner before her marriage.

BIOGRAPHICAL: After her death her husband erected a bell on the Church of Good Shepherd, Forest Hill, Wilmington, DE. "To the Glory of God, and in living memory of Margaret Banks who departed this life April 12th, 1909".

CHILDREN: No children.

BURIAL: Slate Hill Cemetery, Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY USA.

275. u iv. Linn B. BURNAP, born 12 Dec 1866, died 20 May 1888.

70. Louise (Louisa)4 LYKER (Henry3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 12 Mar 1834 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry LYKER and Jane DAVIS. Louise died 1 May 1919 in Los Angeles, CA, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Louise:
EDUCATION: Attended the Carlisle Grove Seminary, Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY USA.

RESIDENCE: She lived 18 years at Lykers, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. After she was married she and her husband moved to Los Angeles, CA, and all of their married life was spent there, except 18 years at Lykers as above mentioned. In the twilight of life returned to her old home, owned and occupied by her brother, John V. Lyker and family in 1912, returning to Los Angeles the following year." (Lyker Genealogy).

She married Jay BURNAP 14 Sep 1854 in Charleston, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was born about 1834. He was the son of Joseph BURNAP and Elizabeth COFFIN.

Known children of Louise (Louisa) LYKER and Jay BURNAP are:
276. f i. Ada L. BURNAP, born about 1856 in Los Angeles, Los
Angeles Co., CA, USA, died about 1910.
DEATH: Died as a result of an accident.

277. m ii. Fred BURNAP, born about 1858 in Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, died about 1960 Los Angeles, Los Angeles Los Co., CA, USA.

DEATH: Died young.

73. John V.4 LYKER (Henry3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 22 Dee 1843 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Henry LYKER and Jane DAVIS. John died 22 Mar 1922 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 25 Mar 1922 in Minden, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for John:
NAME: Henry Arba Lyker says that the middle name was just an initial, "V". He says that a hired man said that it stood for "Van".

MARRIAGE: Married by the Rev. J.J. Miller.

OCCUPATION: He spent all of his adult life on the farm where he was born and came in sole possession of same on the death of his mother; buying out his brother Charles' share in the same.

BIOGRAPHICAL: He was one of those men who always looked ahead, caring little or nothing of outmoded affairs. It was owing to this nature that he was instrumental in securing a general Post Office at Lykers.

He improved his buildings and bought twenty acres of land from the Leonardson farm adjoining the south side of the field known as the Flats. He was the first in his section to erect a silo and the first to purchase a pure bred Holstein sire for his herd.

He served his native town of Root as Commissioner of Highways for eight years and built many iron bridges.

He compelled the West Shore Railroad Company, by Supreme Court suit, to construct a solid retaining wall at the place known as Little Nose to prevent vehicles from sliding off the highway onto the railroad tracks. He was offered a bribe of $17,000 to allow the Railroad Company to put up more poles and wire instead of building the wall, but he refused and the wall is there for all to see.

He purchased the property known locally as the Old Hotel and store, rented the store part to Bundy & Smith for a general store and converted part of the building into a cheese factory which he operated for many years.

He also bought five acres of land from the Barney Vrooman Estate, known locally as the" old place".

In later years he purchased, in conjunction with his son, Henry R., a farm of 100 acres at Carlisle Centre, NY, known locally as the "Tillapaugh farm".

He was an ardent Democrat.

BURIAL: Fort Plain Cemetery, Fort Plain, Minden, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

He married Susan Ann OLMSTEAD 2 May 1874 in Charleston, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was born 9 Dee 1851. She was the daughter of Rulof OLMSTEAD and Alida Van HUESEN. Susan died 25 Dec 1910 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 28 Dee 1910 in Minden, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
SOURCE NOTES for Susan:

BIOGRAPHICAL: Susan was one of nine children of Rulof & Alida (Van Hoesen) Omstead of the Town of Root.
Susan spent all her married life on the Lyker Homestead farm.

BURIAL: Buried with her husband in Fort Plain Cemetery, Fort Plain, Minden, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of John V. LYKER and Susan Ann OLMSTEAD are:
+ 278. f i. Laura LYKER, born 1 Feb 1875, died 17 Aug 1940.
279. m ii. Henry Rulof LYKER, born 27 Oct 1876 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He married Marjorie "Margie" PEPPERDINE 22 Apr 1922 in Albany, Albany Co., NY, USA. She was born about 1876. Notes for Marjorie:
RESIDENCE: Marjorie was from Cattaraugus, New Albion, Cattaraugus Co., NY USA.

OCCUPATION: She was a school teacher employed in Toledo, Lucas Co., OH USA, and after her divorce she taught school in Cobleskill, Schoharie Co., NY USA.

MARRIAGE: Married at First Lutheran Church, Albany, Albany Co., NY USA, by the Rev. F.J. Baurn, Pastor.
The marriage ended in divorce in 1925.

CHILDREN: No children.
Henry died 15 Feb 1961 in Carlisle, Montgomery Co., for Henry: BIRTH: Lykers, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

EDUCATION: He attended the District School and at the age of fourteen attended the Canajoharie High School, Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY USA and graduated from that school.

BIOGRAPHICAL: After graduation from high school he returned home and worked on the farm until 1900, and on the invitation of his cousins, Guy and Ella Clark, he went to their home in Sandy Hills, (now Hoosick Falls, Hoosick, Rensselaer Co., NY USA.

He first secured employment with Finch & Clark doing clerical work, then for several years he was employed in several positions with the Union Bag & Paper Co., and during one of these years he was one of the organizers of the Kingsbury Club, a social organization incorporated under the laws of New York State. He was elected a director and secretary, resigning when he accepted a position as Manager of the Granville Electric Light & Gas Co., Granville, VT. Due to ill health he gave up this position and returned to Hudson Falls, NY, and went back to work again for the Union Bag & Paper Co.. After a couple of years he resigned his position of cashier and went to Berlin, NH, with the Burgess Sulphite & Fibre Co., and then returned to Hudson Falls and joined: the F.R. Eyer Paper Co. He finally gave up this position and returned home to Lykers, NY, and took up farming at Carlisle Centre, NY.

He took an active part in the political affairs of his home town of Carlisle.

He was County Committeeman for many years, was Supervisor for three terms, and served as County Auditor and Purchasing Agent for one term.

He joined the Cobleskill Lodge of F.& A.M., No. 394, in April 1919 and was an active member until his death.

After giving up farming he went to live at the home of his sister, Harma, and husband Ralph Becker in 1938 and died there.

+ 280. m iii. Arthur LYKER, born 9 Feb 1879, died 17 Feb 1960.

281. f iv. Harma LYKER, born 23 May 1882 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married Ralph W. BECKER 17 Apr 1920 in Albany, Albany Co., NY, USA. He was born 8 Oct 1884 in Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Charles Wesley BECKER and Martha SHANK. Notes for Ralph:

RESIDENCE: From Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY USA.

OCCUPATION: He owns and operated the Homestead farm. The house was built in 1840 by his great grandfather, Peter Becker.
Since 1935 he has been a salesman for the Harder Silo Co., Cobleskill, NY, and a dealer in real estate.
Notes for Harma:
BIRTH: Lykers Corners, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

MARRIAGE: Married by Rev. Calvin French of the Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, Albany, Albany Co., NY USA.

CHILDREN: No children.

BIOGRAPHICAL: Before her marriage she resided on the homestead farm with the exception of a few years spent in Albany, NY. She studied music and voice.

She and her two brothers, Henry and Arthur, created the Lyker Genealogy report.

+ 282. f v. Emma Jane LYKER, born 2 Apr 1885, died 24 Aug 1960
+ 283. f vi. Alida LYKER, born 26 Oct 1888, died 20 Mar 1928.

75. Margaret4 GORDON (Mary3, Henry, Jr. 2, Johannl) was born Jul 1821. She was the daughter of Charles GORDON and Mary LYCKER. Margaret died 1870. She married Charles GRANTIER. He was born about 1821. SOURCE NOTES for Charles:
RESIDENCE: From Ames, Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

+ 284. f i. Known child of Margaret GORDON and Charles GRANTIER is: f i. Mary GRANTIER, born about 1841.

76. Getty4 GORDON (Mary3, Henry, Jr.2, Johannl) was born 1823. She was the daughter of Charles GORDON and Mary LYCKER. Getty died 1912. She married Benjamin ALPAUGH. He was born 1824. Benjamin died 1883.

Known child of Getty GORDON and Benjamin ALPAUGH is:
285. f i. Mary Jane ALPAUGH, born about 1844, died about 1864.
DEATH: Died at the age of 20. No other survivors in this family.

80. Louisa4 GORDON (Mary3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 1834. She was the daughter of Charles GORDON and Mary LYCKER. Louisa died 1903. She married William COLYER. He was born about 1834.
Known children of Louisa GORDON and William COLYER are:

286. f i. Ida COLYER, born 17 Mar 1859, died 21 Dec 1937.

287. m ii. Charles H. COLYER, born 1864, died 1901.
MARRIAGE: Not married.

288. m iii. Pearl J. COLYER, born 5 Feb 1867. He married Izoa FILE 16 Nov 1892 in Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY, USA. She was born 1 Jan 1867 in Rensselaer Co., NY,USA. Izoa died 16 Apr 1954 in Utica, Oneida Co., NY, USA.
Notes for Izoa

CHILDREN: No children.

DEATH: She and her husband both died at the Masonic Home, Utica, Oneida Co., NY USA.

Pearl died 4 Jun 1953 in Utica, Oneida Co., NY, USA. Notes for Pearl:
MARRIAGE: Argusville Lutheran Church, Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY USA.

BIOGRAPHICAL: He was a farmer near Argusville, Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY USA until about 1960 when they moved to Lawyersville, Cobleskill, Schoharie Co., NY USA. He was an enthusiastic Grange worker and served as County Deputy of the Grange for many years, retiring because of ill health.

He and his wife celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary at their home 16 November 1947 and in honor of the occasion entertained a few relatives at dinner. Mrs. Colyer at 80 years of age prepared a very delicious anniversary dinner for the guests.

He is also 80 years of age and has been a Mason for many years. Upon retirement they went to live in the Masonic Home, Utica, Oneida Co., NY USA.

!DEATH: Both he and his wife died at the Masonic Home, Utica, Oneida Co., NY USA.

+ 289. m iv. Worthie E. COLYER, born 22 Mar 1871, died Apr 1934.

82. John Alfred4 GORDON (Mary3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was born 1840. He was the son of Charles GORDON and Mary LYCKER. John died 1912. He married (1) Anna GARDINIER. She was born about 1840.

Known children of John Alfred GORDON and Anna GARDINIER are:
290. m i. Ostrom GORDON, born about 1860, died about 1866.
DEATH: Died at age six.

291. f ii. Anna GORDON, born about 1862, died about 1862. DEATH: Died as an infant.

+ 292. f iii. Minnie GORDON, born about 1864. John married (2) Sarah HILL. She was born about 1840.
Known child of John Alfred GORDON and Sarah HILL is:
293. m iv. Floyd GORDON, born about 1864, died about 1865.
DEATH: Died young.

83. Jane4 GORDON (Mary3, Henry, Jr. 2, Johann1) was born 1844. She was the daughter of Charles GORDON and Mary LYCKER. Jane died 1931. She married Lorenzo GARDINIER 27 Oct 1881. He was born 11 Feb 1837. He was the son of Abraham GARDINIER and Rhoda [-?-].
Lorenzo died 1925. SOURCE NOTES for Lorenzo:
RESIDENCE: He owned and lived on the old homestead of 171 acres near Argusville, Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY USA.

Known children of Jane GORDON and Lorenzo GARDINIER are:
+ 294. f i. Mary Libbie GARDINIER, born 1882, died 1944.
295. f ii. Bertha G. GARDINIER, born about 1884 in Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY, USA.
MARRIAGE: Not married.

85. Catherine4 CLEMENT (Gertrude3, Henry, Jr.2, Johann1) was, born 6 Jun 1825 in Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY, USA. She was thel daughter of Johannes S. CLEMENT and Gertrude LYKER. Catherine died about 1895. She married William H. MANNING. He was born about 1825.
William died about 1886. SOURCE NOTES for William:

OCCUPATION: Watchman on the West shore Railroad. He was killed about 1886.

Known children of Catherine CLEMENT and William H. MANNING are:
296. m i. John H. MANNING, born about 1845.
297. m. ii. Asahel Scott MANNING, born about 1847.
298 f iii. Mary MANNING, born about 1849. She married Van VALKENBURG. He was born about 1849.
299. f iv. Anna MANNING, born about 1853. She married VEEDER. He was born about 1853.
300. m v. Charles MANNING, born about 1849. Hemarried Sarah J. BORST. She was born 6 Jul 1849 Schoharie Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Josiah BORST and Angelina Van TUYL. Sarah died 3 Dec 1910.
3014. f vi. Eldora MANNING, born about 1855. She married ZEIGLER. He was born about 1855.
302. u vii. Almeru N. MANNING, born about 1857.
303. f viii. Margaret MANNING, born about 1859. She married TURNBULL. He was born about 1859.

89. Mary J.4 CLEMENT (Gertrude3, Henry, Jr. 2, Johann l) was born 21 Dec 1843 in Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Johannes S. CLEMENT and Gertrude LYKER. Mary died 28 Jan 1929. She married Stephen KLING 9 Oct 1867 in NY, USA. He was born 5 Mar 1846 in Sharon, Schoharie Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Henry N. KLING and Mary Ann HYNEY. Stephen died 31 Jan 1917 in Kinderhook, Columbia Co., NY, USA, and was buried 1917 in Kinderhook, Columbia Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Stephen:
MARRIAGE: He was united in marriage with Mary Clement, 1867, by Rev. Marcus Kling, cousin of the bridegroom's father.

OBITUARY: Name and date of newspaper unknown:

Stephen Kling

Stephen Kling, a former well-known resident of Argusville, died at his home in Kinderhook, where he moved in 1874. Death was due to Bright's disease.

He was born in Argusvi1le, March 5, 1846, a son of the late Henry N. and Mary A. Hyney Kling. In 1867 he was united in marriage to Miss Mary Clement of Argusville. Rev. Marcus Kling officiating.

He is survived by his wife, one daughter, Mrs. Miles E. Miller of Kinderhook and one son, Henry J. Kling of Fu1tonvi1le, and by four grandchildren, also by three sisters, Mrs. M.a. Ernie and Mrs. William F. Borst of Seward and Mrs. R.H. Bradley of Schenectady.

Known children of Mary J. CLEMENT and Stephen KLING are:
+ 304. m i. Henry John KLING, born 25 Mar 1870, died 27 Apr 1948.
+ 305. f ii. Gertrude "Gertie" KLING, born 1871, died 1969

90. Peter4 KELLER (Maria3, Henry, Jr.2, Johannl) was born 1826. He was the son of Henry KELLER and Maria LYCKER. He married Louisa DAVIS. She was born 1829. She was the daughter of John DAVIS and Maria TYMESON.

Known children of Peter KELLER and Louisa DAVIS are:
306. m i. Truman H. KELLER, born about 1858.
307. u ii Edwyna C. KELLER, born about 1860.
+ 308. u m iii. Willie G. KELLER, born 1862.

92. Nancy4 RUNKLE (Corne1ius3, Margareth2, Johannl) was born 7 Apr 1811 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 12 May 1811 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Cornelius RUNKLE and Elizabeth BELLINGER. SOURCE NOTES for Nancy:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents:
Cornelius Runkle, Elizabeth Bellinger. Sponsors: None given
She married James SNYDER. He was born about 1811.

Known children of Nancy RUNKLE and James SNYDER are:
309. f i. Mary SNYDER, born about 1831. She married L.H. ROBINSON. He was born about 1831.
+ 310. f ii. Harriet SNYDER, born about 1833.
+ 311. m iii. John SNYDER, born about 1835.
+ 312. m. iv. James A. SNYDER, born about 1837.

94. Catharine4 RUNKLE (Cornelius3, Margareth2, Johannl) was born 9 Apr 1816 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1816 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Cornelius RUNKLE and Elizabeth BELLINGER. Catharine died 7 Nov 1840 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 10 Nov 1840 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Catharine:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
Cornelius Runkle, Elizabeth Bellilnger. Sponsors: None listed.

MARRRIAGE: After the death of her sister, Margaret, she also married John Wessels, her sister's husband.

CHURCH AFFILIATION: 27 January 1838 - Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomey Co., NY USA. Catherine Runkle, wife of John Wessel, received on certificate from Reformed Dutch Church, Bowman's Creek.

BURIAL: Cemetery at Lyker's Corners, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

TOMBSTONE: Aged 24 years 6 months 20 days. From this her date of birth is calculated to be 18 April 1816 which is different than the family date, 9 April 1816.

She married John WESSELS. He was born about 1816. John died 1840.

Known child of Catharine RUNKLE and John WESSELS is:
+313. f i. Elizabeth R. WESSELS, born 10 Sep 1836, died 1885.

John also married (1) Margaret RUNKLE (See nunber 93). She was born 1 May 1814 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 22 May 1814 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Cornelius RUNKLE and Elizabeth BELLINGER.

95. Maria4 RUNKLE (Cornelius3, Margareth2, Johannl) was born 18 Oct 1818 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1818 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Cornelius RUNKLE and Elizabeth BELLINGER. Maria died 25 Dec 1882. SOURCE NOTES for Maria:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Currytown, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
Cornelius Runkle, Elizabeth Bellinger. Sponsors: None listed.
She married James Wilson LYKER (See nwnber 46). He was born 1817 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Cornelius LYCKER and Eva WILSON. See nunber 46 listed above.

97. William BELLINGER (Elizabeth3, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 4 Feb 1809 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Philip BELLINGER and Elizabeth RUNKLE. His spouse has not been identified.

Known children of William BELLINGER and Unidentified Spouse are:
314. m i. Daniel BELLINGER, born about 1829 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died about 1924 in Avoca, Steuben Co., NY, USA.
RESIDENCE: Moved with his family to Steuben Co., NY USA.
+ 315. m ii. Philip BELLINGER, born about 1831.
316. m iii. Jacob BELLINGER, born about 1833 in Root, Montgomery Co ., NY, USA.
MARRIAGE: Not married
317. m iv. Till BELLINGER, Co ., NY, USA. born about 1835 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA>

98. John4 BELLINGER (Elizabeth3, Margareth2, Johannl) was born 24 Nov 1812 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 20 Dec 1812 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Philip BELLINGER and Elizabeth RUNKLE. John died 1891 in Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA, and was buried 1891 in Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for John:
BURIAL: North Norwich, Norwich, Chenango Co., NY USA.
He married Ann M. [---?---] . She was born 1810. Ann died 1892 in Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA, and was buried 1892 in Norwich, Chenango, Co., NY,USA. SOURCE NOTES for Ann:
BURIAL: North Norwich, Norwich, Chenango Co., NY USA.

Known children of John BELLINGER and Ann M. [---?---] are:
+ 318. f i. Elizabeth BELLINGER, born 1837, died 1880.
319. m ii. Jacob BELLINGER, born 4 Oct 1845 in Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA. He married Sarah Jane BELLINGER (See number 333). She was born 22 Aug 1846. She was the daughter of Cornelius BELLINGER and Mary Ann LINK.
+ 320. f iii. Helen BELLINGER, born 1846, died 1902.
+ 321. m iv. Nancy BELLINGER, born about 1848.
+ 322. m v. Charles BELLINGER, born 25 Oct 1851, died 19 Nov 1933
+ 323. m vi. Nelson BELLINGER, born 2 Aug 1853, died 4 May 1925
324. m vii. Devet BELLINGER, born about 1855 in Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA. He married (1) Eva J. FISH 9 Aug 1884. She was born 13 Apr 1857. Eva died 25 Nov 1910. Notes for Eva:
RESIDENCE: From Smyrna, Chenango Co., NY USA.
Devet married (2) Sarah GREY. She was born 17 Sep 1865 in Otselic, Chenango Co., NY, USA. Sarah died 17 May 1951. Notes for Sarah:
CHILDREN: No children.
Devet died 28 Jun 1941.
+ 325. f viii. Louisa BELLINGER, born about 1857.
+ 326. f i. Elizabeth BELLINGER, born about 1859.

99. Andrew4 BELLINGER (Elizabeth3, Margareth2, Johannl) was born 9 Apr 1814 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 30 Apr 1814 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Philip BELLINGER and Elizabeth RUNKLE. He married Margaret WALRAD. She was born about 1834.

Known children of Andrew BELLINGER and Margaret WALRAD are:
+ 327. mi. Philip BELLINGER, born about 1861.
328. m ii. John BELLINGER, born about 1863.
+ 329. m iii. James BELLINGER, born about 1865.
330. f iv. Verna BELLINGER, born about 1867, died about 1869.
DEATH: Died at two years of age.
+ 331. f v.Mary BELLINGER, born 6 Mar 1869, died 2 Mar 1954.
+ 332. f vi. Ardell BELLINGER, born 4 Sep 1870, died 23 Jul 1952.

100. Cornelius4 BELLINGER (Elizabeth3, Margareth2, Johannl) was born 23 Oct 1816 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 23 Nov 1816 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Philip BELLINGER and Elizabeth RUNKLE. Cornelius died 16 Dec 1872 in Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY, USA, and was buried 19 Dec 1872 in Charleston, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Cornelius: BIRTH: Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
RESIDENCE: They moved from Curry town to Otselic and later to Sherburne, both Chenango Co., NY USA.
MARRIAGE: # 1 - Married at Rural Grove, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
DEATH: He was killed by a runaway team of horses 16 December 1872 in Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY USA.
BURIAL: Cornelius and his first wife are buried beside her parents at Charleston Four Corners, Charleston, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
He married (1) Mary Ann LINK 11 Jul 1844 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was born 17 Feb 1824 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Father LINK. Mary died 2 Jun 1867 in I Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY, USA, and was buried 5 Jun 1867 in Charleston, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Mary:
BIRTH: Rural Grove, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
DEATH: Died and left eight children.
BURIAL: Buried with her husband and beside her parents in the cemetery at Charleston Four Corners, Charleston, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Cornelius BELLINGER and Mary Ann LINK are:
333. f i. Sarah Jane BELLINGER, born 22 Aug 1846. She married Jacob BELLINGER (See number 319). He was born 4 Oct 1845 in Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA. He was the son of John BELLINGER and Ann M. [---?---] . Sarah died 15 Jun 1931. Notes for Sarah:
DEATH: "Died at eight years of age". (Lyker Genealogy) This has to be incorrect.
+ 334. m. ii. John BELLINGER, born 5 Oct 1847, died 29 May 1917.
335. f iii. Nancy BELLINGER, born 17 Jan 1850. She married Urban J. SUITS 23 Aug 1874 in Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY, USA. He was born 28 Dee 1849. Urban died 28 Mar 1912, and was buried 31 Mar 1912 in Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY, USA. Notes for Urban:
BURIAL: West Hill Cemetery, Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY USA.
Nancy died 20 Nov 1922, and was buried 23 Nov 1922 in Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY, USA. Notes for Nancy: CHILDREN: No children.
BURIAL: West Hill Cemetery, Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY USA.
336. m iv. Abraham BELLINGER, born 17 Feb 1852. He married (1) Sarah E. [---?---] 31 Mar 1887. She was born 27 Apr 1856. Sarah also married (1) PUDNEY. He was born about 1856. Sarah died 17 Feb 1894. Abraham married (2) Ada J. RIFE. She was born 6 Jul 1860. Ada died 8 Jan 1928 in Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA, and was buried 1928 in Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY, USA. Notes for Ada:
RESIDENCE: Ada was from Canandaigua, Ontario Co., NY USA. Abraham died 21 Aug 1910, and was buried 24 Aug 1910 in Sherburne, Chenengo Co., NY, USA. Notes for Abraham:
Children: No children.
337. m v. William BELLINGER, born 22 Jun 1853, died 14 May 1862, and was buried 17 May 1862 in Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA.
DEATH: Aged 8y 10m 22d.
+ 338. m. vi. Hiram BELLINGER, born 23 May 1855, died 10 Jan 1917.
+ 339. m vii. Damon BELLINGER, born 25 Dee 1857, died 11 Oct 1945.
+ 340. f viii. Minerva (Minnie) BELLINGER, born 17 Nov 1862, died 23 Mar 1932. Cornelius married (2) Jane Susan LINK 3 Sep 1867. She was born 30 Mar 1827. She was the daughter of Father LINK. Jane died 1890.
Known child of Cornelius BELLINGER and Jane Susan LINK is:
+ 341 m ix. Daniel BELLINGER, Born 16 Jun 1872, died 24 Sep 1959.

102. Ann Margaret4 BELLINGER (Elizabeth3, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 18 Aug 1821 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Philip BELLINGER and Elizabeth RUNKLE. Ann died Mar 1884. SOURCE NOTES for Ann:
DEATH: Beaver Meadow, NY. (Where is this?)
She married John Van DEUSEN. He was born 1815 in Palatine, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. John died 11 Jul 1905 in Smyrna, Chenango Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for John:
MILITARY: In 1862 he enlisted in Company I, 114 Regiment, New York Volunteers and served thru the Civil War. He was promoted to the rank of Sergeant. He was wounded in his right hip in the Battle of Cedar Creek.
DEATH: Died at the home of his son, Daniel, in the Town of Smyrna. He had lived in Otselic, Chenango Co., NY USA and in Beaver Meadow where he is buried.
BURIAL: Beaver Meadow. (Where is this?)

Known children of Ann Margaret BELLINGER and John Van DEUSEN are:
+ 342. m i. Barney Van DEUS EN , born 1844, died 29 Mar 1923.
+ 343. m ii. John Van DEUSEN, born 2 Jun 1847, died 11 Feb 1916.
+ 344. m iii. Menzo Van DEUSEN , born 14 Apr 1855, died 25 Aug 1931.
+ 345. m iv. Jacob Van DEUSEN, born about 1857.
346. m v. Jerome Van DEUSEN, born 22 May 1858. He married (1) Nettie LAMB. She was born about 1858. Jerome married (2) Eva BISBE. She was born 20 Dec 1881. Notes for Eva:
RESIDENCE: From Eaton, Madison Co., NY USA.
Jerome died 3 Aug 1924 in Smyrna, Chenango Co., NY, USA.
+ 347. m vi. Daniel Van DEUSEN, born about 1860.
+ 348. f vii. Nellie Van DEUS EN , born about 1862.
+ 349. f viii. Pearl Van DEUSEN, born about 1864.
+ 350. m ix. Burdette Van DEUSEN, born about 1866.

103. Jacob Henry4 BELLINGER (Elizabeth3, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 15 Oct 1823 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Philip BELLINGER and Elizabeth RUNKLE. Jacob died 9 Jun 1875. SOURCE NOTES for Jacob:
RESIDENCE: Lived in North Norwich, Chenango Co., NY USA.
He married Katherine Ann LIPE 29 Dec 1842. She was born 29 May 1821. Katherine died 29 Dec 1908.

Known children of Jacob Henry BELLINGER and Katherine Ann LIPE are:
351. m i. William BELLINGER, born 11 Feb 1844. He married Jane BEACH 29 Dec 1864. She was born about 1844. William died 1867.
+ 352. m ii. Andrew BELLINGER, born 17 Dec 1849, died 11 Aug 1908.

105. Philip4 BELLINGER (Elizabeth3, Margareth2, Johannl) was born 9 May 1829 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 7 Jun 1829 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Philip BELLINGER and Elizabeth RUNKLE. Philip died 27 Jan 1922, and was buried 1922. SOURCE NOTES for Philip:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town , Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
BIOGRAPHICAL: From the Lyker Genealogy: From a newspaper clipping, no date given: "A pleasant gathering of Mr. & Mrs. Philip Bellinger assembled in Beaver Meadow on Tuesday April 11th; it being the anniversary of their wedding. About 75 guests were present, including their Pastor, Rev. Mr. Starre who united them in marriage fifteen years before."
BURIAL: Cole Hill, Beaver Meadow, NY. (Where is this?)
He married Amelia Katherine WALROD 11 Apr. She was born 1828 in Montgomery Co., NY, USA. Amelia died 13 Jul 1911, and was buried 16 Jul 1911. SOURCE NOTES for Amelia:
DEATH: Aged 83 years.

BURIAL: Cole Hill, Beaver Meadow, NY. (Where is this?)

Known child of Philip BELLINGER and Amelia Katherine WALROD is:
+ 353. mi. Menzo BELLINGER, born 30 Jun 1850, died 20 Apr 1933 .

110. Margaret4 RUNKLE (Henry3, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 1817 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry RUNKLE and Catharine RADLEY. Margaret died 1847. SOURCE NOTES for Margaret:
DEATH: Aged 30y 4m 17d.
She married Francis Van SLYKE. He was born about 1817.

Known children of Margaret RUNKLE and Francis Van SLYKE are:
354. f i. Susannah Van SLYKE, born about 1837.
355. f ii. Christina Van SLYKE, born about 1839.
356. m iii. John E. Van SLYKE, born about 1841.
MARRIAGE: Not married.
DEATH: Have a notation that he was killed in an "accident", but nothing further is known.

112. Mary4 RUNKLE (Henry3, Margareth2, Johann!) was born 1823 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry RUNKLE and Catharine RADLEY. SOURCE NOTES for Mary:
RESIDENCE: Lived in Kinderhook, Columbia Co., NY USA. This was probably after their children were born as none of them were baptized in the Reformed Church, Kinderhook, Columbia Co., NY USA.
She married John Van SLYKE. He was born about 1823.

Known children of Mary RUNKLE and John Van SLYKE are:
357. m i. Henry Van SLYKE, born about 1843, died about 1873.
DEATH: Died at age 30 years.
358. f ii.. Cornelia Van SLYKE, born about 1845. She married Thomas CARLSON. He was born about 1845.
359. f iii. Elizabeth Van SLYKE, born about 1847. She married Matthew HOYT. He was born about 1847.
360. m iv. John Van SLYKE, born about 1849
+ 361. f v. Jessie Van SLYKE, born about 1851.

115. Gitty4 RUNKLE (Henry3, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 1831 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry RUNKLE and Catharine RADLEY. Gitty died 1919 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married Arnold C. BRUMAGIM. He was born 1826 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. Arnold died 1921 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Arnold:
OCCUPATION: Farmer near Brown's Hollow, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Gitty RUNKLE and Arnold C. BRUMAGIM are:
+ 362. f i. Adelia BRUMAGIM, born 1852, died 1885.
363. m ii. Henry BRUMAGIM, born 1861 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 1944.
MARRIAGE: Not married.

116. Hannah Elizabeth4 RUNKLE (Henry3, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 1835 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Henry RUNKLE and Cathar ine RADLEY. She married James S. ALLEN. He was born 1833. SOURCE NOTES for James:
OCCUPATION: Farmer near Brown's Hollow, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Hannah Elizabeth RUNKLE and James S. ALLEN are:
+ 364. f i. Catherine "Kate" ALLEN, born 21 Sep 1865, died 18 Dec 1957.
+ 365. m ii. Hiram J. ALLEN, born 1869, died 26 Aug 1955.
+ 366. m iii. Alden ALLEN, born 1872.

122. John D.4 RUNKLE (Danie13, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 11 Oct 1822 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Daniel RUNKLE and Sarah GORDON. John died 1902. He married (1) Sarah williard HODGES 1851. She was born about 1822.
John married (2) Catharine Robbins BIRD 1862. She was born about 1842.

Known Children of John D. RUNKLE and Catharine Robbins BIRD are:
367. f i. Catharine Bird RUNKLE, born 7 Feb. 1863.
368. m ii. William RUNKLE, born 26 Feb 1865.
369. m iii. John Cornelius RUNKLE, born 23 Dee 1866.
370. f iv. Emma Rogers RUNKLE, born 28 May 1870.
371. f v. Eleanor Winslow RUNKLE, born 4 Mar 1881.
372. m vi. Gordon Taylor RUNKLE, born 31 Jul 1882.

123. Peter4 RUNKLE (Danie13, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 14 Apr 1825 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Daniel RUNKLE and Sarah GORDON. Peter died Jan 1914. He married Hannah E. BURNOP 14 Jul 1852. She was born about 1825.

Known children of Peter RUNKLE and Hannah E. BURNOP are:
+ 373. mi. Charles willard RUNKLE, born 21 Jul 1853, died 1938 .
374. f ii. Annette R. RUNKLE, born 31 Dee 1854, died 1946.
MARRIAGE: Not married.

124. Cornelius4 RUNKLE (Danie13, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 9 Dee 1827 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Daniel RUNKLE and Sarah GORDON. Cornelius died 19 Mar 1888. He married Lucia Gilbert CALHOUN 18 Dee 1869. She was born about 1835.

Known child of Cornelius RUNKLE and Lucia Gilbert CALHOUN is:
+ 375. f i. Bertha RUNKLE, born about 1855.

125. Jacob Gebhard4 RUNKLE (Danie13, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 6 Aug 1831 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Daniel RUNKLE and Sarah GORDON. He married Ella RAMSEY 4 Jun 1863. She was born about 1831.Jacob died 1900.

Known child of Jacob Gebhard RUNKLE and Ella RAMSEY is:
376. f i. Grace RUNKLE, born about 1865.
MARRIAGE: Not married.

126. Henry4 RUNKLE (Danie13, Margareth2, Johann1) was born 3 Feb 1836 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Daniel RUNKLE and Sarah GORDON. Henry died Apr 1907. He married Elizabeth Ann CLUTE 12 Jul 1860. She was born about 1843.

Known children of Henry RUNKLE and Elizabeth Ann CLUTE are:
+ 377. f i. Sarah Helen RUNKLE, born 18 Dec 1861.
+ 378. m ii. Cornelius J. RUNKLE, born 2 Feb 1864.
+ 379. f iii. Lettie Marie RUNKLE, born 30 Oct 1866, died 5 Mar 1957.
+ 380. m iv. William Schuyler RUNKLE, born 9 Sep 1868.
+ 381. f v. Catharine Bird RUNKLE, born 25 Oct 1872.
382. f vi. Elsie Clute RUNKLE, born 13 Jul 1874.
Not married.
+ 383. m vii. Lewwis Richard RUNKLE, born 10 Dec 1875
+ 384. m viii.. Erwin Henry RUNKLE, born 17 Sep 1880.
+ 385. m ix. Frank Earl RUNKLE, born 30 Aug 1882.
386. u x. Infant RUNKLE, born about 1883, died about 1883.

133. Jacob Moshell4 STOWITTS (Eleanor3, Gertrude2, Johann1) was born 15 Jun 1815 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1815 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Philip STOWITTS and Eleanor Elizabeth MOSHELL. Jacob died 17 Oct 1904 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 20 Oct 1904 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Jacob:
BIRTH: Currytown, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Phillip Stowits, Hellen Mushel. Sponsors: None listed.
EDUCATION: Educated in the public schoos of that day.
OCCUPATION: Farmer on a farm near Rural Grove, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
DEATH: Died 17 October 1904. Aged 87 yr 4 mo 2 da. Recorded in the church book of the Reformed Church, Currytown, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
BURIAL: Maple Ave. Cemetery, Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
He married Mary A. SHELP 1855. She was born 22 Jul 1822. Mary 30 Jan 1894, and was buried 1894 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, SOURCE NOTES for Mary:
DEATH: Aged 71 yrs 6 mos 8 dys.
BURIAL: Maple Ave. Cemetery, Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Jacob Moshell STOWITTS and Mary A. SHELP are:
+ 387. mi. Philip Henry STOWITTS, born 28 Jan 1856, died 3 Sep 1936.
388. m ii. Irving J. STOWITTS, born 9 Feb 1858 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He married Blanche J. HOWELL. She was born about 1858. Irving died 6 Oct 1934 in CA, USA, and was buried 9 Oct 1934 in CA, USA. Notes for Irving:
RESIDENCE: He had lived in Nebraska, USA.
DEATH:Aged 76y 8m.
389. m iii. Howard Moschell STOWITTS, DDS, born 1 Aug 1859 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He married (1) Allie D. Van ALSTINE. She was born about 1859. Notes for Allie:
RESIDENCE: She was from Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
Howard, DDS married (2) Elizabeth DEVENDORF (See number 485). She was born about 1868 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Jacob DEVENDORF and Lydia SHELP. Howard, DDS died 28 Jul 1930 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 31 Jul 1930 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. Notes for Howard, DDS:
OCCUPATION: Dentist.
BURIAL: Dievendorf Lot, Maple Ave. Cemetery, Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
390. u iv. Arde STOWITTS, born 9 Jun 1861 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, died 13 Mar 1910. BIRTH: Date of birth calculated to be 9 June 1861 from death date of 15 March 1910 and "Aged 48y 9m 4d" by computer program, Personal Ancestral File.
391. m v. Arthur D. STOWITTS, MD, born 1862 in Co., NY, USA. He married ________BLANCHARD. She was born about 1862. Notes for Notes for Arthur, MD:
OCCUPATION: Physician.
RESIDENCE: Was from Sidney, NE USA.

134. Henry P. 4 STOWITTS (Eleanor3, Gertrude2, Johannl) was born 9 Sep 1819 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Philip STOWITTS and Eleanor Elizabeth MOSHELL. Henry died 16 Aug 1881 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 19 Aug 1881 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Henry:
RESIDENCE: Lived on the farm adjacent to the old Revolutionary farm of the Stowitts family, near Rural Grove, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
OCCUPATION: Farmer.
BURIAL: Maple Ave. Cemetery, Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA
He married Jane CLEMENT. She was born 1825 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of John Fairly CLEMENT and Mary Ann WINNIE. Jane died 1887 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 1887 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Jane: BURIAL: Maple Ave. Cemetery, Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Henry P. STOWITTS and Jane CLEMENT are:
392. f i. Mary Ann STOWITTS, born 5 Sep 1847 in Root, Montgomery Co ., NY, USA.
+ 393. f ii. Eleanor Elizabeth STOWITTS, born 4 May 1851.
394. f iii. Mary A. STOWITTS, born 1854 in Glen, Montomery Co., NY, USA.
395. m iv. Philip George Perrior STOWITTS, born 27 Apr 1856 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
+ 396. m v. John Farley C. STOWITTS, born 3 May 1858, died 1918.
+ 397. f vi. Anna STOWITTS, born about 1860.
+ 398. f ii. Jennie E. STOWITTS, born 8 Mar 1864, died 27 Nov 1953.

137. Nancy C.4STOWITTS (Eleanor3, Gertrude2, Johannl) was born 17 May 1832 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1832 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Philip STOWITTS and Eleanor Elizabeth MOSHELL. Nancy died 9 Dec 1902 in Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY, USA, and was buried 12 Dec 1902 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Nancy:
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Philip
Stowits and wife, Lany Mosche1. Sponsors: None listed.

BURIAL: Maple Ave. Cemetery, Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA.
She married Lucas W. CLEMENT, DVM in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
He was born 24 Aug 1831 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of John Fairly CLEMENT and Mary Ann WINNIE. Lucas, DVM died 18 Aug 1913 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was buried 21 Aug 1913 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Lucas, DVM: OCCUPATION: He grew up on the home farm and was a successful farmer until his retirment. He practiced as a veterinary surgeon and possessed considerable skill in treating the ailments of the horse.

He resided on his farm in Glen for more than forty years, devoting himself to agriculture and the practice of his profession of veterinary surgeon. He was well known in the county and highly respected. He lived in retirement at Gloversville, NY, and was physically and mentally active.

BURIAL: Maple Ave. Cemetery, Fultonville, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA.

Known children of Nancy C. STOWITTS and Lucas W. CLEMENT, DVM are:
399. m i. Philip CLEMENT, born 17 Jan 1851 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, christened 1851 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
BAPTISM: Reformed Church, Curry town, Root, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: Luke Nancy C. Stowitts. Sponsors: None listed.
+ 400. m ii. Jacob CLEMENT, born 25 Nov 1853, died 22 Apr 1927.
401. m iii. John L. CLEMENT, born 1859 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, christened 7 May 1859 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA.
BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: "Luke Clement and Nanccy Stowits". Sponsors: None listed. Baptized as "Johny L.".
402. f iv. Ada CLEMENT, born 3 Dec 1865 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, christened 11 Aug 1866 in Glen, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She married Joseph RUSSELL, Dr.. He was born about 1856. Notes for Joseph, Dr.:
RESIDENCE: Gloversville, Fulton Co., NY USA.
Notes for Ada: BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church, Glen, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: "Luke Clement and Nancy C. Stowits". Sponsors: None listed.

144. Nicholas S.4MOSHELL (Lawrence3, Gertrude2, Johann1) was born 17 Sep 1823 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Lawrence MOSHELL and Magda1ine SHUNK. He married Margaret [---1---] . She was born about 1823 in Germany.

Known children of Nicholas S. MOSHELL and Margaret [---?---] are:
403. m i. Henry MOSHELL, born 1854.
404. f ii. Anna MOSHELL, born 1859.

145. Daniel Henry4 MOSHELL (Lawrence3, Gertrude2, Johann1) was born 7 Mar 1825 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Lawrence MOSHELL and Magdaline SHUNK. Daniel died 28 Apr 1909, and was buried 1 May 1909 in Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY, USA. SOURCE
NOTES for Daniel:
BURIAL: Carlisle Cemetery, Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY USA.
He married Julia A. ROWE. She was born 1820. Julia died 20 Sep 1885, and was buried 23 Sep 1885 in Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Julia:
DEATH: Aged 65y 10m 6d.

BURIAL: Carlisle Cemetery, Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY USA.
Known children of Daniel Henry MOSHELL and Julia A. ROWE are:
405. f i. Mary M. MOSHELL, born 1848.
406. m ii. Alonzo MOSHELL, born 1854.
407. m iii. William MOSHELL, born 14 Feb 1855, died 17 Feb 1855, and was buried 1855 in Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY, USA.
DEATH: Lived three days.
BURIAL: Carlisle Cemetery, Carlisle, Schoharie Co., NY USA.

146. August4 MOSHELL (Lawrence3, Gertrude2, Johann1) was born 1832 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Lawrence MOSHELL and Magdaline SHUNK. SOURCE NOTES for August:
RESIDENCE: Lived on the farm with his father, Lawrence, located in Flat Creek, Root, Montgomery Co., NY, which is now (1961) owned by Lawrence Van Schaick.
He married Louise KITTLE. She was born about 1832.

Known child of August MOSHELL and Louise KITTLE is:
+ 408. m i. Ellsworth MOSHELL, born 1 Jun 1861, died 26 Nov 1944.

153. Henry4 CLEMENT (Elizabeth3, Maria2, Johann1) was born 26 Sep 1800 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 1801 in Mohawk, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Aaron CLEMENT and Elizabeth OTTMAN. Henry died 12 Oct 1881 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 15 Oct 1881 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Henry:
BAPTISM: Recorded: Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, Mohawk, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: "Aaron Clement, Elizabeth Utman". Sponsors: None listed. Baptized as "Hendrick".

BIOGRAPHICAL: He left New York in the Fall of 1840, coming to his new home in Section 32, Wheatland Township, Hillsdale Co., (10611 East Bacon Road, Pittsford, MI 49271).

The original house built at this homestead site is still occupied. Part of this house was built under the direction of the original owner, Samuel Clement, about 1836. This was also the home Henry's son, Aaron, until April 1, 1920 and of his great granddaughter, Ruth Louise Clement Ruder, until 1989.

BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.
He married (1) Harriet Van der VOLGAN 20 Sep 1836 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA Marriage SOURCE NOTES: MARRIAGE: # 1 - Married by the Rev. James Wadsworth.
# 2 - Married by the Rev. J. Moston.
She was born 14 Nov 1802. She was the daughter of Laurens Claessen Van der VOLGAN and Engeltie SCHERMERHORN. Harriet died May 1844.

Known children of Henry CLEMENT and Harriet Van der VOLGAN are:
+ 409. mi. Harrison Heermance CLEMENT, born 1 Sep 1839, died 8 Sep 1865.
+ 410. m ii. Aaron H. CLEMENT, born 25 Feb 1842, died 15 Aug 1924.
Henry married (2) Eliza MERCER. She was born 13 Mar 1817 in Donegal, Ireland. She was the daughter of Samuel MERCER and Hannah CULBERT.
Eliza died 24 Feb 1898. SOURCE NOTES for Eliza:
BIOGRAPHICAL: Eliza's parents came from Ireland to America in 1819 and settled in Livingston Co., NY.

Known children of Henry CLEMENT and Eliza MERCER are:
411. m iii. John Andrew CLEMENT, born 12 Dee 1846 in Wheatland,
Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, died 13 Mar 1847 in Wheatland, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA.
+ 412. f iv. Margaret Jane CLEMENT, born 30 Jan 1849, died 8 Jan 1930.
413. m v. Thomas DeWitt CLEMENT, born 12 Feb 1855 in Wheatland, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, died 18 May 1860 in Wheatland, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA.
Eliza also married (1) _______MERCER 9 Apr 1846 in Somerset, MI, USA. He was born about 1800.

154. Mary4 CLEMENT (Elizabeth3, Maria2, Johann1) was born 7 Sep 1802 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Aaron CLEMENT and Elizabeth OTTMAN. Mary died 2 Jun 1847 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 5 Jun 1847 in pittsford, Hi1lsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Mary:
RESIDENCE: Mary and Freeman arrived in Section 4, Pitts ford Twp., Hillsdale Co., MI, from New York in May 1838.

BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.
She married Freeman Scher.merhorn Van der VOLGAN 27 Dee 1821. He was born 18 Nov 1796. He was the son of Laurens Claessen Van der VOLGAN and Engeltie SCHERMERHORN. Freeman died 10 Oet 1873.

Known children of Mary CLEMENT and Freeman Schermerhorn Van der VOLGAN are:
+ 414. f i. Joanna G. Van der VOLGAN, born 8 Jan 1823, died 13 Aug 1912.
415. f ii. Elizabeth Van der VOLGAN, born 25 Feb 1825 in NY, USA, died 4 Feb 1844 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA.
+ 416 f iii. Angelica Van der VOLGAN, born 14 Jan 1827, died 7 Apr 1914.
417. f iv. Aaron Van der VOLGAN, born Sep 1828 in NY, USA, died Sep 1830 in NY, USA.
+ 418 m v. Lawrence Van der VOLGAN, born 31 Oct 1830, died 16 Dec 1872.
419 f vi. Jane Van der VOLGAN, born 7 Nov 1832 in NY, USA, died Oct 1833 in NY, USA.
+ 420 m vii. Henry Van der VOLGAN, born 15 Dee 1834, died 11 Oct 1917.
421. m viii. Cornelius Van der VOLGAN, born 3 May 1837 in NY, USA. He married Harriet Elizabeth SALMON 28 Dee 1875. She was born about 1837. Harriet died 14 Mar 1926. Cornelius died 28 Dee 1914 in MI, USA.
422. m ix. John C. Van der VOLGAN, born 16 Apr 1840 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. He married Alice RUSH 24 Nov 1868. She was born 8 Apr 1848. Alice died 29 Apr 1926. John died 4 Aug 1910.
423. m x. Peter Van der VOLGAN, born 29 Aug 1842 in MI, USA. He married Amy MINOR 22 Feb 1869. She was born about 1842. Peter died 27 Jan 1898 in Lansing, MI, USA.
Notes for Peter:
MILITARY: He enlisted in the Union Army, Civil War, in 1862 and remained in the service of his country until honorably discharged at the close of the war in 1865.
RESIDENCE: Grand Ledge, MI USA.

Freeman also married (2) Lydia GANNETT 22 Jun 1848. She was born about about 1796.

157. Christopher4 CLEMENT (Elizabeth3, Maria2, Johann1) was born 6 Oct 1808 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 26 Oct 1808 in Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Aaron CLEMENT and Elizabeth OTTMAN. Christopher died 22 Mar 1899 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 25 Mar 1899 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Christopher: BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church, Mapletown, Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: "Aaron Clement, Elizebeth Otman". Sponsors: None listed. Baptized at New Nisketyony. (Where is this?)

BIOGRAPHICAL: He was the first of the family to come to Pittsford Twp., Hillsdale Co., MI USA, in the Spring of 1836.

RESIDENCE: Section 3; 2251 Waldron Rd., Pittsford, MI 49271

BURIAL: Locust Valley Cemetery, pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.
He married Alice FISH 28 Sep 1837. She was born about 1808. Alice died 8 Jun 1898.

Known children of Christopher CLEMENT and Alice FISH are:
+ 424. f i. Elizabeth CLEMENT, born 6 Apr 1839, died 11 May 1920.
425. m ii. Francis CLEMENT, born 1844 in Pittsford, Hillsda1e Co., MI, USA, died 1845 in pitts ford, Hillsda1e Co., MI, USA. infancy.
+ 426. m iii. Henry L. CLEMENT, born 22 Nov 1847, died Jan 1942.
+ 427. f iv. Catherine CLEMENT, born 30 Sep 1849, died 27 Dec 1931.
+ 428. f v. Evaline CLEMENT, born 17 Ju1 1852, died 24 Feb 1925.

159. Samuel4 CLEMENT <See pg. 21> (E1izabeth3, Maria2, Johann1) was born 18 Nov 1810 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 5 Dec 1810 in Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Aaron CLEMENT and Elizabeth OTTMAN. Samuel died 25 Nov 1874 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 28 Nov 1874 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Samuel:
BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church, Mapletown, Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: "Aaron Clement, E1izebeth Otmer". Sponsors: None listed.

BIOGRAPHICAL: He came to Michigan in the Spring of 1835, the first of the family to do so. He worked with cabinet makers andd carpenters in Detroit, MI, and although he purchased large tracts of land in Pittsford Twp., Hillsdale Co., MI, he seems never to have lived there as did the rest of his brothers.

The original government deed to his father's homestead was issued to Samuel Clement on August 1, 1837 and signed by the president of the United States, Martin Van Buren. The original house built at this homestead site is still occupied. Part of this house was built under the direction of Samuel Clement, about 1836.

A letter dated July 11, 1840, written to Aaron Clement by his son Henry describes the building of the house on the above mentioned homestead in Section 32, Wheatland Twp., Hillsdale Co.; 10611 E. Bacon Rd., pittsford, MI 49271. This was also the home of Henry's son, Aaron, until April 1, 1920 and of his great granddaughter, Ruth Louise Clement Ruder, until 1939.

BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.
He married (1) Sophia FOURNIER 11 Nov 1841 in Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, USA. She was born 1807. Sophia died 1 Sep 1849.

Known children of Samuel CLEMENT and Sophia FOURNIER are:
429. m i. Francis L. CLEMENT, born 1845.
MILITARY: Served in the Union Army in the Civil War.
430. m ii. Charles CLEMENT, born about 1847.
Sophia also married (1) AMALAW. He was born about 1810.

Samuel married (2) Louise HILMAN. She was born about 1810. Louise died Mar 1856.

Known children of Samuel CLEMENT and Louise HILMAN are:
+431. m iii. Arthur CLEMENT, born 11 Mar 1854, died 26 May 1880.
+ 432. m iv. Seth W. CLEMENT, born 20 Jul 1855, died 22 Oct 1930.
Samuel married (3) Mrs. Anna CONKLIN 1865. She was born about 1810.

161. Lycker4 CLEMENT (Elizabeth3, Maria2, Johann1) was born 6 Jan 1813 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA, and was christened 16 Mar 1813 in Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Aaron CLEMENT and Elizabeth OTTMAN. Lycker died 28 Dec 1883 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 31 Dec 1883 in Pitts ford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Lycker:
BAPTISM: Recorded: Reformed Church. Mapletown, Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., NY USA. Parents: "Aaron Clement, Elizebeth Otmer". Sponsors: None listed.

BIOGRAPHICAL: He came from New York to Michigan in May 1837, driving a team and wagon the entire distance, arriving a few days before the rest of the family, who had been detained in Buffalo because of ice on the lake.

He lived with his parents until 1840, when he built a house on his farm in Section 34, Wheatland Twp., Hillsdale Co., MI USA. (Home was: Section 34; 1091 Waldron Road, pittsford, MI 49271).

BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.
He married Lorinda L. MINER 11 Feb 1840. She was born 12 Aug 1813.
Lorinda died 14 Sep 1889.

Known children of Lycker CLEMENT and Lorinda L. MINER are:
433. m i. L. Eugene CLEMENT, born 5 May 1844, died Aug 1847.
434. f ii. Adeline Perrine CLEMENT, born about 1846. She married
ROBINS. He was born about 1846.

163. Gertrude Catharine4 CLEMENT (Elizabeth3, Maria2, Johannl) was born 13 Oct 1818 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Aaron CLEMENT and Elizabeth OTTMAN. Gertrude died 16 Mar 1881 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 19 Mar 1881 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Gertrude: BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.

She married Stephen William PERRIN 9 Mar 1843. He was born 14 Jan 1813 in Woodstock, Canada. Stephen died 21 Aug 1870 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 24 Aug 1870 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Stephen:
BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.

Known children of Gertrude Catharine CLEMENT and Stephen William PERRIN are:

+ 435. f i Elizabeth PERRIN, born 8 Sep 1844, died 28 Sep 1920.
436. f ii. Susan Adeline PERRIN, born 27 Oct 1846 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. She married william C. ROBINSON 13 Oct 1874. He was born about 1846. William died 1 Dec 1884. Susan died 28 Nov 1895.
437. m iii. Clement PERRIN, born 23 Jan 1850 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, died 26 Sep 1850 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA.
+ 438. m iv. Aaron PERRIN, born 26 Sep 1851, died 21 Jun 1941.
439. f v. Sarah Jane PERRIN, born 30 Mar 1854 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, died 6 Apr 1933.
+ 440. m vi. Henry PERRIN, born 24 Mar 1858, died 13 Nov 1934 .

164. Margaret4 CLEMENT (Elizabeth3, Maria2, Johann1) was born 5 Jan 1821 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. She was the daughter of Aaron CLEMENT and Elizabeth OTTMAN. Margaret died 22 Jul 1900 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 25Jul 1900 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Margaret:
OCCUPATION: Farmer. She and her husband, Abram, lived on a farm west of Fenton, MI, USA.

BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.

She married Abram BAILEY 5 Jun 1856. He was born about 1821. Abram died Nov 1881 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried Nov 1881 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA.

Known children of Margaret CLEMENT and Abram BAILEY are:
441. f i. Emma BAILEY, born 14 Feb 1860, died 2 Aug 1947.
442. f ii. Elizabeth BAILEY, born 22 Feb 1862. She married George KING 15 Apr 1896. He was born about 1862. Elizabeth died Sep 1937.

165. Cornelius4 CLEMENT (Elizabeth3, Maria2, Johann1) was born 26 Aug 1823 in Root, Montgomery Co., NY, USA. He was the son of Aaron CLEMENT and Elizabeth OTTMAN. Cornelius died 2 Mar 1907 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 5 Mar 1907 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Cornelius:
RESIDENCE: Like the rest of his family, he lived on a farm northeast Pittsford. Home was: Section 3; 2340 Gardner Rd., Pittsford, MI 49271.

BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.
Both he and his wife, Harriet, are buried in the same plot as Albert, Emma, George and grandson, Gilbert.

He married Harriet Ann CLINE 18 Mar 1852. She was born 23 Feb 1826 in Niagara Co., NY, USA. Harriet died 7 Apr 1897 in pi ttsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 10 Apr 1897 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA. SOURCE NOTES for Harriet:
BURIAL: Buried with her husband in Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.

Known children of Cornelius CLEMENT and Harriet Ann CLINE are:
443. m i. George Sumner CLEMENT, born 25 Oct 1856 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, died 2 Dee 1856 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 5 Dee 1856 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA.
BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.
444. m ii. Albert CLEMENT, born 21 Jun 1860 in pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, died 21 Jun 1860 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA, and was buried 24 Jun 1860 in Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI, USA.
BURIAL: Locust Corners Cemetery, Pittsford, Hillsdale Co., MI USA.
+ 445. m iii. Alonzo C. CLEMENT, born 5 Aug 1861, died 7 Jul 1904.
+ 446. f iv. Delia CLEMENT, born 24 Feb 1864, died 5 Jan 1941.
447. f v. Mary CLEMENT, born about 1866. Adopted.

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