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Progressive Men of Western Colorado

This manuscript in it’s basic form is a volume of 948 biographies of prominent men and women, all leading citizens of Western Colorado. Western Colorado in this case covers the counties of: Archuleta, Chaffee, Delta, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Lake, Mesa, Mineral, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Juan, and San Miguel.

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Biographies of Western Nebraska

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now These biographies are of men prominent in the building of western Nebraska. These men settled in Cheyenne, Box Butte, Deuel, Garden, Sioux, Kimball, Morrill, Sheridan, Scotts Bluff, Banner, and Dawes counties. A group of counties often called the panhandle of Nebraska. The History Of Western Nebraska & It’s People is a trustworthy history of the days of exploration and discovery, of the pioneer sacrifices and settlements, of the life and organization of the territory of Nebraska, of the first fifty years of statehood and progress, and...

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Hardships of the Early Natchez Emigrants

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Taking the reader with us, to the settlements of the distant Natchez region, he will find that emigrants continued to pour in, upon those fertile hills and alluvial bottoms, from all parts of “his majesty’s Atlantic plantations.” Many were the hardships and perils they encountered, in reaching this remote and comparatively uninhabited region. It is believed that the history of one party of these emigrants will enable the reader to understand what kind of hardships and deprivations all the others were forced to undergo. Major General Phineas Lyman, a native of Durham, a graduate of Yale, a distinguished lawyer, and a member of the legislature of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, became commander of the Connecticut forces in 1755. He served with so much distinction, during the Canadian war, that he was invited, by persons high in office, to visit England. He had formed an association composed of his brothers in arms, called the “Military Adventurers,” whose design was, the colonization of a tract of country upon the Mississippi. He sailed to England, as agent for this company, with the sanguine, yet reasonable hope, that the King would make the grant. Arriving there he found, to his astonishment, that land in a wilderness was refused to those who had fought so valiantly for it, and whose contemplated...

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Hotchkiss, M.E. Mrs. – Obituary

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon Mrs. Hotchkiss Dead Wife of Well-known Stock Buyer Answers the Last Summons Mrs. M.E. Hotchkiss died at her home in Enterprise Friday morning after an illness of over 11 weeks. The body was taken to Elgin Saturday morning and the funeral was held at Elgin Sunday afternoon under the auspices of the Rathbone Sisters’ Lodge of that city. Florence Wheeler was born in Tellico, Texas, January 9, 1870 and was at the time of her death, 31 years, 11 months and 11 days of age. In 1887 in company with her parents she came to Elgin, Oregon, where they arrived on the first day of March. They settled near Elgin and the next few years were spent in that vicinity. She was married to E. Hotchkiss and for 11 years lived in Elgin where she enjoyed the esteem of everyone in the community. A little over a year ago they moved to Enterprise where they have since resided. During the past month, Mrs. Hotchkiss has been quite ill and during that time has won the admiration of all by her fortitude and cheerfulness. The best of medical skill availed nothing and death the only relief arrived at length and set the sufferer free. She leaves three little daughters; Irma, aged 12, Lolyn,...

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Hotchkiss, Florence Wheeler Mrs. – Obituary

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon Mrs. Hotchkiss Dead Wife of Well-known Stock Buyer Answers the Last Summons. Mrs. M. E. Hotchkiss died at her home in Enterprise Friday morning after an illness of over 13 weeks. The body was taken to Elgin Saturday morning and the funeral was held at Elgin Sunday afternoon under the auspices of the Rathbone Sisters’ lodge of that city. Florence Wheeler was born in Tellico, Texas, January 9, 1876, and was at the time of her death, 31 years, 11 months, and 13 days of age. In 1887, in the company with her parents she came to Elgin, Oregon where they arrived on the first day of March. They settled near Elgin and the next few years were spent in that vicinity. She was married M.E. Hotchkiss and for 12 years lived in Elgin where she enjoyed the esteem of every one in the community: a little over a year ago they move to Enterprise where they have since resided. During the past three months, Mrs. Hotchkiss has been quite ill and during that time has won the admiration of all by her fortitude and cheerfulness. The best of medical skill availed nothing and death, the only relief, arrived at length and set the sufferer free. She leaves three little daughters; Irma,...

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Abner Todd of Hamden CT

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Abner Todd4, (Ithamar3, Michael2, Christopher1) born Nov. 4, 1738, died Jan. 11, 1805 at Lake Ridge, N. Y., married in 1761, Mary, daughter of Nathaniel and Mary (Todd) Tuttle who was born Nov. 26, 1742, died Oct. 8, 1834. For her ancestry see number 47. “A very remarkable woman.” They removed from Hamden, Conn. to Lake Ridge, N. Y., in 1804, where he bought land and began the work of clearing it off and preparing it for cultivation. Children: *244. Patience, b. Dec. 6, 1762. *245. Mary, b. Dec. 31, 1764. 246. Uri, b. Dec. 7, 1766, d. Dec. 13, 1790. 247. Abner, b. April 6, 1769, d. Nov. 14, 1789. 248. Chloe, b. Aug. 21, 1771, m. Elias Hotchkiss, of New Haven, Conn. *249. Medad, b. Nov. 27, 1773. *250. Josiah, b. July 12, 1781. 251....

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Hannah Todd Alling of Hamden CT

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now ALLING, Hannah Todd3, (Michael2, Christopher1) born Feb. 20, 1702-03, married Jan. 3, 1722, Nathan, son of Samuel Alling, who was born March 8, 1696, died Oct. 24, 1774, at Hamden, Conn. Children: I. David, b. Feb. 2, 1724, d. Apr. 22, 1794. II. Samuel, b. Jan. 3, 1726, m. June 17, 1752, Mary Leek. III. Hannah, b. Oct. 4, 1727, m. Jan. 25, 1750, Ezekiel Hotchkiss. IV. Nathan, b. Oct. 14, 1729, d. June 2, 1812, at Mt. Carmel, Conn. V. Zadoc, b. Nov. 27, 1731, d. about 1787. VI. Amos, b. Feb. 14, 1734. VII. Benjamin, b. May 1, 1736, m. Mar. 7, 1764, Lydia Tuttle. VIII. Moses, b. Dec. 4, 1741. IX. Sarah, b. Oct. 20, 1745, m. Daniel...

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Jonah Todd of Northford CT

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Jonah Todd5, (Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born April 28, 1731, died Aug. 8, 1803, married first Lowly Harrison, who was born in 1732, died July 17, 1774 in Northford, Conn; second Abigail widow of Dr. Hopestill Crittenden; third, widow Johnson. He lived in Northford, Conn., until the death of his first wife, when he removed to Bethany, Conn., where he died and was buried. Children by Lowly Harrison: *296. Charles, b. Aug. 28, 1752. 297. Esther Lowly, b. Sept. 19, 1754. Unmarried. *298. Thaddeus, b. Feb. 19, 1757. 299. Mary, b. Sept. 24, 1760, d. 1762. *300. Thelus, b. May 24, 1763. *301. Ambrose, b. Dec. 7, 1764. *302. Jonah, b. Nov. 2, 1768. *303. Ely, b. June 29, 1772. Children by Abigail Crittenden: 304. Lucy, m. Daniel Hotchkiss of Bethany, Ct. Removed to Andes, Delaware County, N. Y. 305. Hannah, m. Alexander Milmine. Removed to Lebanon, Madison County, N. Y. *306. Chauncey, b. March 24,...

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Polly Todd Perkins

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now PERKINS, Polly Todd7, (Thaddeus6, Jonah5, Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) married Ira Perkins. Child: I. Aletta, m.(???)Hotchkiss, and lived in Wallingford,...

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Abigail Hannah Todd Hotchkiss of St. Springfield MA

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now HOTCHKISS, Abigail Hannah Todd8, (Almon E.7, Carrington6, Daniel5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Dec. 31, 1848, married Nov. 30, 1870, Frank H. Hotchkiss. In 1919 she lived at 24 Lyndale St., Springfield, Mass. Children: I. Eva Frances, b. Jan. 21, 1880, m. June 19, 1901, Edwin Tolles Porter and had issue: (1) Philip Hotchkiss, b. April 28, 1902; (2) Frances Adelaide, b. Dec. 25, 1903. II. May T., b. April 22, 1883, d. July 20, 1883. III. Harold DeWolf, b. April 22,...

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Rufina Veleda Todd Hotchkiss of Grass Lake MI

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now HOTCHKISS, Rufina Veleda Todd8, (William7, Daniel6, Daniel5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Sept. 11, 1845, died Dec. 9, 1884, married at Grass Lake, Mich., Dec. 9, 1866, Edwin Hotchkiss, deceased. Children: I. William E., b. May 20, 1867. II. Charles M., b. Oct. 15, 1869, m. and had issue: (1) Una Belle. III. Susie Blanche, b. Sept. 16, 1871, m. May 18, 1891, William Livingston and had issue: (1) Child, d. infant; (2) Helen, b....

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