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Taylor, Cortland County, NY

Taylor, Cortland County, NY

Posted: 950616000000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1025549600000
Surnames: Jordan, Cotton, Chapel, Fisk, Henry, Vining, Feint, Seacord, Thorington, Stevens
I have a great deal of information on the town of Taylor and am willing to share. I have worked espectially on the following: Jordan, Cotton, Chapel, Fisk, Henry, Vining, Feint, Seacord, Thorington, & Stevens. I wrote the "HISTORY OF TAYLOR, NY" in 1977.
David C. Crankshaw
Posted: 955454400000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1025549600000
Surnames: STEVENS, RADLEY
My database includes all the Stevens that I have ever found in Taylor, Cortland County, NY and there is no Clarence. I have not seen the name RADLEY in Taylor either. The surname does not appear in all of Cortland County in either the 1925 state census index or 1880 federal census index for the County. What time period are you looking for? I have seen the name Radway in Truxton and Homer. Could that be what you are looking for?

Stevens

Joyce Hoerner (View posts)
Posted: 955454400000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Stevens, Radley
Do you have any info on Clarence Stevens or the John Radley Family in the town of Taylor? I would appreciate any help.
Posted: 959688000000
Classification: Query
Edited: 993556715000
Surnames: Vining
I would like to know the names of the Vinings you have in Cortland Co. and dates or whose children?
Thank you, Karolyn
Posted: 959774400000
Classification: Query
Edited: 993556715000
Surnames: Vining
My site of Vinings is at:
http://www.fullnet.com/u/gkrob/Vining.html
I have added your information of Cortland Co. Vinings and you can see what I have. This will give you a broader picture as well as others.
Posted: 959774400000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1025549600000
Surnames: VINING
I have been interested in any VINING in Cortland County. Our line begins with Thomas Philo Vining, who died 15 Oct. 1851 in Taylor, and was buried in Potter Hill Cemetery, town of Taylor, with his wife Nancy. Had 8 children: Cynthia (Mrs. John Potter; John; Laura (Mrs. Phylander Potter; Lucinda; Eveline (Mrs. Howard Henry); Julia (Mrs. Hiram Henry--our line--buried by her parents); Charles; and Chauncey.

Of the Vining children, Charles had 6 children named Vining in Cincinnatus: Nancy (Mrs. Wm. Parker); Benjamin L.; John; George; & Jenny. His son, Benjamin L. Vining, 1862-1933, had 8 children: Hazel (Mrs. Clifford Parker); Nellie (Mrs. Frank Parker); Steven; Benjamin; Frank; Albert; and Edward. Of the children, his son, Albert, 1901-1966 had 4 children.

I do have a fair amount of detail, including obituaries, and a book, The Vinings in America by Mrs. Barnes, which traces Thomas Philo Vining's ancestry to: Abijah5, Samuel4, Samuel3, John2, Robert1, of Wincanton, Somerset, England.
Dave C.

Taylor NY

Posted: 971265600000
Classification: Query
Edited: 995236789000
Surnames: Peterson, Halbert
Looking for info on John Harrington Peterson b 7/3/1859 in Taylor, NY. Father was Julius Peterson, mother was Fanny Phoebe Halbert from Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY.

Thanks,

John Peterson

Re: Taylor, Cortland County, NY

Posted: 996552451000
Edited: 1144124941000
Surnames: Craft, Barrett
David:

I was looking at your transcription of the burials at Taylor Rural Cemetery. My wife's ggreatgrandparents are buried there, Jackson CRAFT and his wife Roxanna BARRETT CRAFT. In regard to Jackson the transcription reads "son of,,,,,.
Does this mean the names of his parents were blank or that the stone was unreadable.
This is a big break for us. Jackson was injured in the Civil War
and apparently died soon after returning home. I intend to order his pension file from the NARA, but they recently raised the price from ten dollars to 37 dollars. Ouch!!

Thanks
Gary

Re: Taylor, Cortland County, NY

Barbara Sherman (View posts)
Posted: 1011974570000
Classification: Query
Do you have anything in your research on a Pardon H Lyon or a Joseph and Abigail Lyon. They are buried in Potter Hill Cemetary in Taylor. Pardon is my gg grandfather and I am trying to find his parents. In the same cemetary plot is a Joseph and Abigail; their ages might indicate that they are his parents. But I can't prove it yet. Thanks.

Re: Taylor, Cortland County, NY

David C. Crankshaw (View posts)
Posted: 1012002255000
Classification: Query
I do not have anything on Pardon Lyon that is proof of relations, but suspect you are probably right. He is in Taylor in 1855, age 54, born in Vermont, resident 1 year with his 2nd wife, Ruby (Smith), age 34. She died in 1896 and was buried in Union Valley. He has 3 children there from 1st wife, Huldah M., 16; Joseph H., 14, both born Wayne County, NY; and Pardon H. Jr., age 10, b. Cortland County. Pardon Jr. was in the Civil War. Also there is Ruby's son, Luman B. Smith, 11. He is also buried in Union Valley. He is on Potter Hill in this census.

Sorry I could not help further.
Dave Crankshaw
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