Some Descendants of Thomas Brown - aqw48.htm

Some Descendants of Thomas BROWN & his sons, Thomas, John & Eleazer, of Stonington, Conn.

Sixth Generation

(Continued)


1354. Sally G. YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 4 Apr 1808 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. She died 9 Oct 1897 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

Sally married Asher PALMITER, son of George PALMITER and Huldah, on 31 Jul 1825. Asher was born 24 Nov 1803. He died 6 Jun 1878 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 195.
    Although a farmer, he was prominent in educational interests of the town, both as a teacher and as inspector of the common schools. He held the office of Recording Steward in the Methodist Episcopal Church from 1835 to the time of his death.

They had the following children:

  3347 M i
Andrew PALMITER was born 16 Nov 1829 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died 23 Jan 1831 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
  3348 F ii
Emma D. PALMITER was born 23 Mar 1841 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
       
Emma married Stanley HOLMES on 10 Feb 1861 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
  3349 F iii
Samantha E. PALMITER was born 17 Feb 1844 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. She died 24 Aug 1845 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

1355. Julia D. YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 13 Mar 1810 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. She died 8 Nov 1892 in Allegany Co., New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 195.
    She was a school teacher and a very earnest, energetic woman. They removed to Allegany Co., NY.

Julia married John D. MILLS on 24 Dec 1837 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. John was born 25 Jun 1809. He died in Allegany Co., New York.

They had the following children:

  3350 M i
Chester D. MILLS was born 24 Feb 1843 in Allegany Co., New York.
  3351 M ii
Gilbert D. MILLS was born 2 Sep 1848 in Allegany Co., New York. He died 7 Jul 1894.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 195.
    He became an expert in telegraphy; was twelve years in the Pension Office in Washington, DC, and was a special examiner for six years.

1356. H. Lucina YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 24 Jan 1812 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. She died 28 Apr 1897 in Webster City, Iowa.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 195.
    Removed from Augusta, NY, to Webster City, Iowa, Oct 10, 1870.

H. Lucina YORK married Chauncey BURLESON on 29 Dec 1836 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. Chauncey was born 22 Sep 1815. He died 26 Mar 1892 in Webster City, Iowa.

They had the following children:

  3352 M i
Randall I. BURLESON was born 14 Jan 1841 in Augusta, New York. He died 26 Oct 1897.
  3353 F ii
Mary T. BURLESON was born 12 Nov 1844 in Augusta, New York. She died in Webster City, Iowa.
       
Mary married Rev. T. W. OWEN on 1864.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 196.
    Rev. Owen is of the Oneida Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Later he preached in Northwest Iowa Conference and in Norwest Nebraska Conference. Residence Webster City, Iowa.
  3354 F iii
H. Levantia BURLESON was born 26 Jul 1846 in Augusta, New York.
  3355 M iv
Henry C. BURLESON was born 6 Mar 1853 in Augusta, New York. He died 10 Apr 1872 in Webster City, Iowa.

1358. Hiram I. YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 9 Apr 1819 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died 4 Dec 1896 in Farina, Illinois.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 196.
    He had less aptitude for intellectual pursuits than others of his family, but greater devotion to manual and mechanical avocations. He had keen enjoyment of outdoor life. Removed in 1844 to Allegany Co., NY, and in 1870 to Farina, Illinois, where he married his third wife. He was of robust stature, of great physical strength, and a hale and vigorous man.

Hiram married (1) Cynthia WITTER on 30 May 1844 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. Cynthia died in Allegany Co., New York.

They had the following children:

  3356 F i
Cynthia A. YORK was born 20 Mar 1845 in Allegany Co., New York.

Hiram also married (2) Sarah STILLMAN on 12 Sep 1845 in Allegany Co., New York. Sarah died in Allegany Co., New York.

They had the following children:

+ 3357 F ii Eusebia A. YORK was born 21 Nov 1847 and died 1 Jan 1881.
+ 3358 M iii Elza S. YORK was born 15 Jul 1850.

Hiram also married (3) Mary DAVIS on 1877 in Farina, Illinois. Mary died in Farina, Illinois.

1359. Catherine E. YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 17 Oct 1820 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. She died 9 Mar 1868 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 196.
    She was well educated, and was a successful teacher for several years; member of the Methodist Church.

Catherine married Benjamin GORTON on 26 Feb 1846 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. Benjamin was born in Rhode Island.

They had the following children:

+ 3359 F i Iphegenia E. GORTON was born 4 Jan 1848.
  3360 M ii
Hamline GORTON was born Jan 1852 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died in infancy.
  3361 M iii
Creighton H. GORTON was born 25 Aug 1857 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
       
Creighton married (1) Clara. Clara died 30 Oct 1886.
       
Creighton also married (2) Harriet WILLIAMS. Harriet died 3 Nov 1903.

1360. Lydia A. YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 29 Mar 1822 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. She died 26 Sep 1892 in Clayton, New Jersey.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 196.
    She graduated from Cazenovia Seminary in the class of 1848; was a teacher in Brookfield, NY, Academy; preceptress in the Onondaga Academy at Manlius, NY, and in the Silver Creek Academy, NY, and later superintendent of the Mission Schools among the Onondaga Indians of the Onondaga Reservation. Her husband was a minister of the Oneida Conference. He died in Clayton, NJ to which place they removed after the close of his ministerial life.

Lydia married Hezekiah HALL on 5 Nov 1852 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. Hezekiah was born 10 May 1810. He died 16 Feb 1872 in Clayton, New Jersey.

They had the following children:

  3362 M i
Arthur Y. HALL was born 6 May 1854.
  3363 M ii
Emory P. HALL was born 19 Dec 1856.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 197.
   He was educated at Wyoming Seminar; graduated from the Ohio Wesleyan University in the class of 1882; member of the North Dakota Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church.
       
Emory married Agnes J. THOMPSON on 17 Oct 1888.
  3364 F iii
Delia J. HALL was born 27 Mar 1866. She died 27 Oct 1894.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 197.
   She was a professional stenographer.

1362. William E. YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 2 Feb 1825 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died 7 Feb 1880 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 197.
   A good common-school education was supplemented by the Brookfield Academy and the Cazenovia Seminar, and he was a successful teacher for some years. In early life he received a license to preach, and was a member of the Oneida Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, and later of the Central New York Conference, his active ministry closing with his life. "With a native endowment of common sense, earnest convictions, and an unfluctuating piety, he was an excellent pastor, a faithful counsellor, a Christian friend who was very helpful to and beloved by those to whom he ministered."

William married Polly A. BEACH, daughter of Rev. Lyman BEACH, on 24 Sep 1850 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. Polly was born 10 Oct 1830 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. She died 17 Apr 1902 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 197.
   She was the daughter of Rev. Lyman Beach, of the Oneida Conference, a soldier of the War of 1812.

They had the following children:

+ 3365 M i William H. YORK was born 23 Apr 1852.
+ 3366 M ii Elza H. YORK was born 29 Dec 1854.
  3367 F iii
Mary Alice YORK was born 19 Aug 1857 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. She died 2 Feb 1858 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
  3368 M iv
Charles W. YORK was born 9 Aug 1861 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died 6 Nov 1876 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
+ 3369 F v Rosa May YORK was born 3 Aug 1864.
  3370 M vi
Eddie Lyman YORK was born 15 Feb 1867 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died 25 Feb 1867 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

1364. Gilbert R. YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 26 Nov 1827 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died in Flushing, New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 197.
   He became a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church in early life. After his father's death he and his brother William became the joint owners of his father's farm; later he sold the farm and removed to Cazenovia, NY, where his children were born and raised. In 1880 he was superintendent of a sheep ranch south of Lincoln, Nebraska. For several years he was in the employ of the government in Washington, DC. Residence Flushing, NY.

Gilbert married Cynthia M. DENISON, daughter of Riley DENISON, on 3 Nov 1850. Cynthia was born 27 Jul 1832. She died 29 May 1869 in Flushing, New York.

They had the following children:

+ 3371 M i Ervine Denison YORK was born 14 Jun 1853.
  3372 M ii
Everett M. YORK was born 6 Apr 1855 in Cazenovia, New York. He died 25 Feb 1858 in Cazenovia, New York.
  3373 F iii
J. Annette YORK was born 6 Nov 1856 in Cazenovia, New York. She died 10 Jan 1879 in Ludlowville, New York.
+ 3374 F iv Florence A. YORK was born 8 Feb 1859.
+ 3375 M v Everett R. YORK was born 25 Jun 1869.
  3376 F vi
Frances E. YORK was born 26 Dec 1861 in Cazenovia, New York. She died Jul 1862 in Cazenovia, New York.

1365. Sidney P. YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 3 May 1829 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died 6 Jun 1903.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 198.
  He was a student in the common schools; was in Brookfield Academy and Cazenovia Seminar several terms, and made final preparation for college at E. Greenwich, RI; was two years at Wesleyan Univ., graduating at Union College, Schensctady, NY, in the class of 1854. While an academic student he entered the local ministry of the Methodist Episcopal Church. After graduation, with his brother Albert I. York he established the Valley Female Institute, at Winchester, Virginia. On the breaking up of this school by the war he brought his family to Binghamton, NY; later he was Principal of Amenia Seminar. Removed to Vineland, NJ, where in various capacities he was connected with the educational interests of the city; he was teacher of languages, trustee, principal and superintendent, and country examiner of theachers. In 1889 he was appointed to a clerkship in Washington, DC.

Sidney married Elizabeth OSTERMAN, daughter of Christian OSTERMAN, on 2 Jul 1854. Elizabeth was born 25 Nov 1833.

They had the following children:

+ 3377 M i Merwin L. YORK was born 6 Jun 1855.
  3378 M ii
Clarence M. YORK was born 1 Sep 1859. He died 19 Mar 1861.
  3379 M iii
Clarence M. YORK was born 24 Nov 1867.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 198.
  Graduated from the High School at Vineland, NJ, and became a skilful stenographer. Served as clerk in the War Department, later in the Interior Department, and later as secretary of Chief Justice Fuller.
       
Clarence married Bessie COWELL on 23 Jun 1892.

1366. Albert L. YORK (Ichabod YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 31 Mar 1831 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died 16 Feb 1905 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 198.
  He was born in the old house on the hill, but in his early infancy the family removed to the home nearer Beaver Creek. He was educated at the Waterman Schoolhouse, the Brookfield Academy, and Cazenovia Seminary; graduated from Union College, under the presidency of President Eliphalet Nott; joined the Methodist Episcopal Church when about eleven years of age, and during his early college years, by authority of his home church in Brookfield, entered the local ministry. In 1854, with his brother Sidney, he established the Valley Female Institute, in Winchester, Va. He was Professor of Mathematics, Latin, and German. He closed his connection with the institute in 1858 and joined the Oneida Conference. Before he joined the Oneida Conference he married 2nd Kezia Lichtenthaler.
At the close of his pastorate at Manlius, Mr. York married 3rd Caroline Moore.
    In 1882 he went to Nebraska and California. From 1883 to 1886 he spent most of his time in Nebraska. His subsequent years were mostly spent in Brookfield, temporarily supplying the pulpits of the Baptist churches of Brookfield and No. Brookfield, with more or less pulpit service in the Methodist Church in Brookfield. In 1891-1892, under the direction of the Waterman School Association, he prepared a "history of the Waterman School District; Its Schools and Its Peoples," a typewritten volume of two hundered pages for the school district. In 1892 he commenced the preparation of a "History of the York Family in America." This was a typewritten volume illustrated with maps, plans and photographs. An abridgement of this volume prepared for his son has been placed at the disposal of the compilers of this work, and from it has been drawn most of the information relating to the York family.

Albert married (1) Ann E. ARNOLD, daughter of Fletcher ARNOLD, on 15 Dec 1852. Ann was born 28 Feb 1829.

They had the following children:

  3380 M i
Ervine Creighton YORK was born 18 Oct 1855 in Winchester, Virginia. He died 15 Mar 1856 in New York.

Albert also married (2) Kezia LICHTENTHALER, daughter of Jacob LICHTENTHALER, on 7 Oct 1857 in Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania. Kezia was born 14 May 1838. She died 20 Jan 1860 in Manlius, New York.

They had the following children:

  3381 F ii
Effie Estella YORK was born 28 Sep 1858 in Oriskany Falls, New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 199.
  She was educated at the public schools of Homer, Dyden and the Ladies' Seminary at Hamilton, NY, and at Cazenovia Seminary; graduated from the Oakland, California High School in 1880 and from the Normal School in San Francisco, California, May 1881; taught for man years. She is now a member of the Faculty of the College of Osteopathy of San Fransico, and a practising physician.

Albert also married (3) Caroline MOORE, daughter of Henry MOORE, on 8 Dec 1860 in Manlius, New York. Caroline was born 20 Nov 1834. She died 4 Nov 1903.

They had the following children:

+ 3382 M iii Albert Moore YORK was born 5 Dec 1861.

1373. Nelson PALMER (Nancy YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 22 Sep 1809 in Bridgewater, Madison Co., New York.

Nelson married Arzelia RANDALL, daughter of William RANDALL and Cynthia RAY, on 28 Feb 1833 in Bridgewater, New York. Arzelia was born 31 Jul 1808.

They had the following children:

  3383 F i
Delia Amanda PALMER was born 18 May 1834 in Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York. She died 4 Jun 1864 in Amboy, Michigan.
  3384 F ii
Louisa Jane PALMER was born 1 Oct 1835 in Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York.
  3385 F iii
Anna Jeanette PALMER was born 16 Sep 1837 in Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York. She died 6 Jun 1857 in Pioneer, Ohio.
  3386 M iv
James Carlos PALMER was born 5 Jul 1840 in Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York. He died 14 Mar 1862 in St. Louis, Missouri.
  3387 M v
Valerius William PALMER was born 23 May 1844 in Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York.

1387. Thomas Henry PRENTICE (Sally YORK , Keturah BROWN , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 17 Dec 1820 in Norwich, Chenango Co., New York. He died 12 Feb 1882 in Norwich, Chenango Co., New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 200.
    He was for many years deacon in the Baptist Church of Norwich, New York.

Thomas married Susan BROWN, daughter of Hezekiah BROWN and Elizabeth COLE, on 18 Jun 1844 in Norwich, Chenango Co., New York. Susan was born 15 Jun 1823 in Norwich, Chenango Co., New York.

They had the following children:

  3388 M i
Ralph Henry PRENTICE was born 17 Aug 1847 in Norwich, Chenango Co., New York.
       
Ralph married Mary PERLIE, daughter of Abraham T. PERLIE, on 18 Sep 1872 in Washington, DC. They did not have any children.
+ 3389 F ii Adella Elizabeth PRENTICE was born 8 Jul 1849.

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