James Thomas1

ID #29681, (1737-1794)

Family: Hannah Mackall b. 14 Oct 1750, d. 28 Jun 1807

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 19 Jun 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4356] Find A Grave: Old Cemetery , Lebanon, Connecticut , Dr James Thomas, created by John Beckstein, added Dec 2009, memorial number 46180454.
  2. [S4943] George, family tree titled "Masnfield CT residents of couples married before 1750", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named mansfield-ct, updated Jan 2003, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


George Swift1

ID #29682, (1779-1817)

Family: Eunice Storrs b. 5 Dec 1780, d. 1 Dec 1849

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 11 Jan 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S4944] Dristy, family tree titled "Vandiver, Neal, Atherton, Pyland, Settle, Stavely, Lynn, Gish, Rust, Abner, Mchood, Tayloe, Outlaw, Atherton,", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named 3236984, updated Jan 2008, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S3830] R D Hughes, family tree titled "Hughes-Bemis & Evans-Thor(e)son Families", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named rodohu10, updated Oct 2013, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Cynthia Storrs Swift1

ID #29683, (1805-1853)

Family: Lee De Forest b. 7 Aug 1798, d. 14 Mar 1890

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 21 Oct 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S4944] Dristy, family tree titled "Vandiver, Neal, Atherton, Pyland, Settle, Stavely, Lynn, Gish, Rust, Abner, Mchood, Tayloe, Outlaw, Atherton,", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named 3236984, updated Jan 2008, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S3830] R D Hughes, family tree titled "Hughes-Bemis & Evans-Thor(e)son Families", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named rodohu10, updated Oct 2013, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Lee De Forest1

ID #29684, (1798-1890)

Family: Cynthia Storrs Swift b. 20 May 1805, d. 25 Mar 1853

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 20 Oct 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S4944] Dristy, family tree titled "Vandiver, Neal, Atherton, Pyland, Settle, Stavely, Lynn, Gish, Rust, Abner, Mchood, Tayloe, Outlaw, Atherton,", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named 3236984, updated Jan 2008, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S3830] R D Hughes, family tree titled "Hughes-Bemis & Evans-Thor(e)son Families", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named rodohu10, updated Oct 2013, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Henry Swift De Forest1

ID #29685, (1833-1896)

Family: Anna Margaret Robbins b. 2 Jul 1848, d. Jun 1927

Biography:
  • Henry Swift De Forest was born on 17 Mar 1833, in South Edmeston, New York.2
  • He graduated from Yale College in 1857 . He received a BDiv in 1866.3
  • He was a minister of the Congregational Church.4
  • He married Anna Margaret Robbins on Wednesday, 25 Aug 1869 in Iowa.1,2
  • Henry was the president of Talladega College in Talladega, Alabama. This is a traditionally African American school.4
  • Henry Swift De Forest died on 27 Jan 1896 in Talladega, Alabama, at age 62.2
  • He was buried at the Greenwood Cemetery in New Berlin, New York.2
  • Last Edited: 4 Jun 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4944] Dristy, family tree titled "Vandiver, Neal, Atherton, Pyland, Settle, Stavely, Lynn, Gish, Rust, Abner, Mchood, Tayloe, Outlaw, Atherton,", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named 3236984, updated Jan 2008, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S3830] R D Hughes, family tree titled "Hughes-Bemis & Evans-Thor(e)son Families", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named rodohu10, updated Oct 2013, viewed Oct 2013.
  3. [S2854] Judith Ann Schiff, "The Man Who Invented Radio",Yale Alumni Magazine, viewed on-line athttp://archives.yalealumnimagazine.com/issues/2008_11/… 2008.
  4. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Lee de Forest, viewed Oct 2013.
  5. [S935] T Dowling, family tree titled "Dowling Family Genealogy", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named dowfam3, updated Jan 2015, viewed Jan 2015.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Anna Margaret Robbins1

ID #29686, (1848-1927)

Family: Henry Swift De Forest b. 17 Mar 1833, d. 27 Jan 1896

Biography:
  • Anna Margaret Robbins was born on 2 Jul 1848, in Mansfield, Connecticut.2
  • Father: Alden Burrill Robbins (b c 1817 Canterbury CT) - Mother: Eliza Catherine Hough (b 7 Jun 1819 Canterbury CT.)3
  • She married Henry Swift De Forest, son of Lee De Forest and Cynthia Storrs Swift, on Wednesday, 25 Aug 1869 in Iowa.1,2
  • 1900 Anna Margaret Robbins was a boarding house keeper. After her husband died she moved to New Haven and ran a boarding house so her sons Lee and Charles could afford to go to Yale.4
  • Anna Margaret Robbins appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, at 387 Temple St, enumerated 1 Jun 1900, Also listed with the family were Livingston Whitney age 19 boarder, J R Coffin age 18 boarder, Chas E Greenough age 19 boarder and Kenneth Schley age 18 boarder (all students at Yale). She rents her house.4
  • She died in Jun 1927 in Palo Alto, California, at age 78.2,3
  • She was buried at the Greenwood Cemetery in New Berlin, New York.2
  • Last Edited: 27 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S4944] Dristy, family tree titled "Vandiver, Neal, Atherton, Pyland, Settle, Stavely, Lynn, Gish, Rust, Abner, Mchood, Tayloe, Outlaw, Atherton,", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named 3236984, updated Jan 2008, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S3830] R D Hughes, family tree titled "Hughes-Bemis & Evans-Thor(e)son Families", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named rodohu10, updated Oct 2013, viewed Oct 2013.
  3. [S935] T Dowling, family tree titled "Dowling Family Genealogy", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named dowfam3, updated Jan 2015, viewed Jan 2015.
  4. [S351] 1900 US Federal Census, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Henry De Forest head of household, roll 145, enumeration district 373, page 1A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Lee De Forest1

ID #29687, (1873-1961)

Lee De Forest
1873-1961

Family 1: Lucille Sheardown b. s 1886

Family 2: Nora Stanton Blatch b. 30 Sep 1883, d. 18 Jan 1971

Family 3: Mary Mayo b. 1892, d. 30 Dec 1957

Family 4: Marie Mosquini b. 3 Dec 1899, d. 21 Feb 1983

Biography:
  • Lee De Forest was born on 26 Aug 1873, in Council Bluffs, Iowa.1,2
  • He was an inventor, with over 180 patents.1,2
  • He graduated from Yale Sheffield Scientific School in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1896 He paid part of his tuition with income from his mechanical inventions. in 1899 he earned a Ph D, with a dissertation on radio waves. He received a doctorate in 1899.3
  • He married Lucille Sheardown in Feb 1906.2
  • Lee and Lucille were divorced the same year.2
  • Lee De Forest married Nora Stanton Blatch in 1908.4
  • They seperated before their child was born because Lee wanted her to give up her profession and become a conventional housewife.4
  • Lee and Nora were divorced in 1911.4
  • Lee De Forest married Mary Mayo in Dec 1912.3
  • Lee and Mary were divorced on 5 Oct 1930.3
  • Lee De Forest married Marie Mosquini on Friday, 10 Oct 1930.3
  • Lee de Forest invented the Audion, the first triode vacuum tube and the first electrical device that could amplify a weak electrical signal and make it stronger. The Audion and the vacuum tubes made possible radio broadcasting, TV and long distance telephone service. For these reasons de Forest has been called the 'Father of the Electronic Age'.2
  • Lee De Forest died on 30 Jun 1961 in Hollywood, California, at age 87.1,2
  • Last Edited: 24 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S4944] Dristy, family tree titled "Vandiver, Neal, Atherton, Pyland, Settle, Stavely, Lynn, Gish, Rust, Abner, Mchood, Tayloe, Outlaw, Atherton,", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named 3236984, updated Jan 2008, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Lee de Forrest, viewed Oct 2013.
  3. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Lee de Forest, viewed Oct 2013.
  4. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Nora Stanton Blatch Barney, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Lucille Sheardown1

ID #29688, (s 1886-)

Family: Lee De Forest b. 26 Aug 1873, d. 30 Jun 1961

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 13 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Lee de Forrest, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Nora Stanton Blatch1

ID #29689, (1883-1971)

Family: Lee De Forest b. 26 Aug 1873, d. 30 Jun 1961

Biography:
  • Nora Stanton Blatch was born on 30 Sep 1883, in Basingstoke, Hampshire, England.1
  • Nora was the granddaughter of Elizabeth Cady Stanton. In 1905 she graduated from Cornell as the first women to receive a degree in Engineering in the United States!1
  • She married Lee De Forest, son of Henry Swift De Forest and Anna Margaret Robbins, in 1908.1
  • They seperated before their child was born because Lee wanted her to give up her profession and become a conventional housewife.1
  • Nora and Lee were divorced in 1911.1
  • 1919 Nora married Morgan Barney, a marine architect. They had one daughter.1
  • Nora Stanton Blatch died on 18 Jan 1971 in Greenwich, Connecticut, at age 87.1
  • Last Edited: 23 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Nora Stanton Blatch Barney, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Harriot Stanton De Forest1

ID #29690
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 20 Oct 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Nora Stanton Blatch Barney, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mary Mayo1

ID #29691, (1892-1957)

Family: Lee De Forest b. 26 Aug 1873, d. 30 Jun 1961

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 17 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Lee de Forest, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Deena De Forest1

ID #29692
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 20 Oct 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Lee de Forest, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Marie Mosquini1

ID #29693, (1899-1983)

Family: Lee De Forest b. 26 Aug 1873, d. 30 Jun 1961

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 17 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Lee de Forest, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, article=Marie Mosquini, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mindwell Crosby1

ID #29694, (1776-1858)

Family: Benjamin Storrs b. 1 Dec 1782, d. 20 Jun 1860

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 20 Oct 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Aor 2007, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Experience Storrs1

ID #29695, (1810-1833)
Biography:
  • Experience Storrs was born on 12 Dec 1810.1
  • He died on 26 Oct 1833 in Columbus, New York, at age 22.1
  • Last Edited: 20 Oct 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Aor 2007, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Marian Storrs1

ID #29696, (1807-)
Biography:
  • Marian Storrs was born on 23 Oct 1807.1
  • Last Edited: 20 Oct 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Aor 2007, viewed Oct 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Hiram Eleazer Storrs1

ID #29697, (1813-1893)

Family: Eunice A Crery b. 15 Feb 1818, d. 7 Dec 1893

Biography:
  • Hiram Eleazer Storrs was born on 12 Oct 1813, in Columbus, New York.1,2
  • He married Eunice A Crery on Thursday, 19 Sep 1839.1
  • Hiram Eleazer Storrs was a merchant.3
  • Hiram Eleazer Storrs and Eunice appeared on the 1860 US Federal Census of Columbus, Chenango County, New York, enumerated 15 Jun 1860, Reporting personal estate valued at $150.3
  • Hiram Eleazer Storrs enlisted in the military on 10 Sep 1862 in Columbus, New York, in the 161st Regiment, NY Infantry, Company K, as a Private in the Civil War.1,2
  • He died on 27 Dec 1893 at age 80.4
  • He was buried at the Sherburne West Hill Cemetery in Sherburne, New York.4
  • Last Edited: 6 Jul 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Aor 2007, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S4687] New York, Town Clerk's Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War, ca 1861-1865, online image database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011 Ancestry.com Operations Inc. Original publication: New York State Archives, Albany, New York.
  3. [S4434] 1860 US Federal Census, Columbus, Chenango County, New York, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, H E Storrs head of household, roll M653_733, page 226.
  4. [S3919] Find A Grave: Sherburne West Hill Cemetery , Sherburne, New York , Hiram E Storrs, created by Mojo Warren; doris, added Feb 2012, memorial number 84722815.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Eunice A Crery1

ID #29698, (1818-1893)

Family: Hiram Eleazer Storrs b. 12 Oct 1813, d. 27 Dec 1893

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 6 Jul 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Aor 2007, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S4434] 1860 US Federal Census, Columbus, Chenango County, New York, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, H E Storrs head of household, roll M653_733, page 226.
  3. [S3919] Find A Grave: Sherburne West Hill Cemetery , Sherburne, New York , Eunice A Crary Storrs, created by Mojo Warren; doris, added Feb 2012, memorial number 84722852.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Hiram H Storrs1

ID #29699, (1842-1863)
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 6 Jul 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Aor 2007, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S4687] New York, Town Clerk's Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War, ca 1861-1865, online image database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011 Ancestry.com Operations Inc. Original publication: New York State Archives, Albany, New York.
  3. [S4434] 1860 US Federal Census, Columbus, Chenango County, New York, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, H E Storrs head of household, roll M653_733, page 226.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Ida R Storrs1

ID #29700, (1847-1921)

Family: Malcolm Graham Dietz b. 12 Jul 1840, d. 13 Nov 1883

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 25 Jul 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Aor 2007, viewed Oct 2013.
  2. [S4482] 1880 US Federal Census, Sherburne, Chenango County, New York, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Graham Dietz head of household, roll 819, enumeration district 114, page 400B.
  3. [S4434] 1860 US Federal Census, Columbus, Chenango County, New York, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, H E Storrs head of household, roll M653_733, page 226.
  4. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  5. [S3919] Find A Grave: Sherburne West Hill Cemetery , Sherburne, New York , Ida R Storrs Dietz, created by Mojo Warren; doris, added Feb 2012, memorial number 84726569.
  6. [S3919] Find A Grave: Sherburne West Hill Cemetery , Sherburne, New York , Grace A Dietz, created by Mojo Warren; doris, added Feb 2012, memorial number 84726586.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.