Location: Lamoille County VT

Biographical Sketch of Joel Brown

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Joel Brown came from New Hampshire about the year ,808, and located in Underhill, where he remained about fourteen years, then removed to Cambridge, where he died in 1858. Samuel H., the second of his eight children, born in 1815, has been a resident of Waterville since...

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Biographical Sketch of Theophilus Potter

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Theophilus Potter came from Bakersfield, in 1815, and located in the western part, where he followed the carpenter and joiner trade. Six of his twelve children are now...

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Biographical Sketch of Solomon Manchester

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Solomon Manchester, from Barnet, Vt., came to Waterville in 1839, and located in the southern part of the town, on road 16. He has had a family of six children, three of whom now reside in the...

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Biographical Sketch of Amos Page

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Amos Page, from Massachusetts, was an early settler in Waterville. He located in the eastern part, where he died in 1840, aged eighty-four years. His family consisted of four sons, one of whom, Aaron D., settled in Waterville. Several of Amos’s descendants now reside in the...

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Biographical Sketch of Jacob Locke

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Jacob Locke, from New Hampshire, settled in the central part of the town in 1808, where he remained until his death, in 1854. He reared a family of ten children, two of whom settled in the town. Thomas J., his third child, born in 1808, is now among the oldest inhabitants of the...

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Biographical Sketch of James Cheney

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now James Cheney, from Hanover, N. H., located in the northern part of this town at an early date, where he resided until his death, in 1810. He reared a family of seven children, three of whom remained in the...

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Biographical Sketch of Daniel Moody

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Daniel Moody, a native of Maine, came to Stowe in 1800, and located upon the farm now owned by his son, Gilman. He died here February 8, 1878, aged seventy-eight...

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Biographical Sketch of Spencer S. Moody

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Spencer S. Moody, born in Tunbridge, removed from there to Craftsbury, thence to Wolcott, and finally came to this town, in February, 1881, to reside with his son, Alson S., on road...

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Biographical Sketch of Asa Kimball

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Asa Kimball, an early settler, first located in Stowe Hollow, where he resided six or seven years, then removed to road 6, locating upon the farm now owned by his son Luke. Mr. Kimball was born in Lisbon, Conn., and died on the old homestead, December 14, 1865, aged eighty-seven years. Luke was born on the farm he now...

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Biographical Sketch of Samuel Scribner

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Samuel Scribner, a native of Maine, brought his family to Stowe at an early day, the fifth to locate in the town, and settled upon the farm now owed by George Harris. His family was large, consisting of nine sons and three daughters, whose support lie with difficulty sustained. Mr. Scribner remained here about fourteen years, then removed to what was at that time the “far West,” near the present city of Rochester, N. Y., where he subsequently died, aged ninety-one years. Noah, his third son, was eight years of age when the family came here, and about six months after was bound out to Joel Harris, to work for his board. He remained with Mr. Harris but about three years, however, when he went to reside with Asahel Raymond. On arriving at a mature age he married Philinda Shaw, of Barre, and settled upon the farm where Nathaniel Moody now resides. By hard labor and economy he gradually added to his possessions, till at the time of his death he owned three fine farms. He died January 17, 1873, aged eighty-nine years and fifteen days. Three of his six children now reside in Stowe, Clark, aged seventyfour, Noah, aged sixty-five, and Robert, aged fifty-eight...

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Biographical Sketch of David A. Marshall

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now David A. Marshall, born in Waterbury, Vt., came to Stowe at an early date, while yet a child, and remained here until his death, June 8, 1875, aged seventy-seven years. His widow resides with her daughter, on Maple...

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Biographical Sketch of Luther Bingham

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Luther Bingham located in the western part of the town in 1802. He became a prominent man, amassed a large fortune, and represented the town many years in the...

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Biographical Sketch of Jr. Joseph Benson

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Joseph Benson, Jr., a native of Woodstock, Vt., came to Stowe when eighteen years of age, and remained here until his death, in 1870, aged seventy_ seven years. His son, 0. J. Benson, now resides on road...

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