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Beardsley/Beardslee Bible Records

Donated by Kay Martin

John BEARDSLEY had the first glass windows by 1796 in the town of Lansing. Sheriff sold the estate of $450 to Palmer BAKER to satisfy debts owed to Robert C. JOHNSON, dec'd to the highest bidder. The suit by  Sam'l W. JOHNSON. Consisting of 46 acres in the northeast part of lot  49 in Lansing.
Source: Cornell University Library Archives #3777 box 3 Env. a-c


Wells Beardsley Bible

     Pubished and sold by Daniel D.SMITH of New York, no 190
Greenwich  Street, 1818     Owner of the family bible Mrs. F. B.  HOLLISTER, "late of Danby" and  the bible was rescused from an auction sale at the HOLLISTER (BEARDSLEY) house and given to Mrs. J. A. McLAUGHLIN, a descendant in 1945.
"Jesus Christ 1858" pg 1

Wells BEARDSLEY      72         12 Mar
Matilda BEARDSLEY    71          6 May  (1898?)
Rebecca BEARDSLEY    58
        m. John H. MILLER no  dates given
John M. BEARDSLEY    48        no dates given
Eleanore BEARDSLEY   44       22 Sep 1835
Sherman M. BEARDSLEY 39
        m. Martha COOPER no dates given
Henry S. BEARDSLEY   7 Jul 1844
(name but not date mentioned in records (Landmarks of TC pg 112 family
sketches)
        m. Hattie McPHERSONno dates given
            (Landmarks 1869 d/o Wm. )
Romi   T. MILLER                   5 Dec 1862
Hattie E. BEARDSLEY                8 Mar 1863
Sammie W. BEARDSLEY               28 Dec 1866
Mattie N. MILLER                   9 Mar 1866
Arthur W. BEARDSLEY                9 Jan 1871
Harrie BEARDSLEY               10 Jul 1873
Mary M. BEARDSLEY                2 Apr 1877
            no death dates listed
Matilda BEARDSELY
Wells BEARDSLEY



John Beardsley Bible

John BEARDSLEY published 1843 Concord, New Hampshire, Luther
ROBY Publisher owner Roswell BEARDSLEY, North Lansing, New York.
all  published in the DeWitt Historical Quarterly now found at DeWitt
Historical Society, Ithaca, New York.
s/o John and Jerusha (BEACH) BEARDSLEY.
Correction from Family records: s/o Eliakim and Esther (Sherman) Beardsley.
See papers on John Beardsley family records

                               births        deaths
John  BEARDSLEY              9 Nov 1783 - 11 May 1857
Alice BEARDSLEY             22 Dec 1786 - 13 Apr 1877 (Alice Booth)
Nelson BEARDSLEY             30 May 1807 - 15 Jan 1894
Roswell BEARDSLEY                             see below
John E. BEARDSLEY             18 Oct 1811 - 26 Apr 1865
Caroline A. BEARDSLEY         16 Jul 1813 - 10 Apr 1815 (Caroline Alice, born Oct. 5, 1813)
William C. BEARDSLEY          27 Mar 1816 - 25 Jan 1900
Caroline E. BEARDSLEY         16 Jul 1818 -  1 Jan 1890
Alonzo G. BEARDSLEY           11 Jul 1820 -  no date given
Alice J. BEARDSLEY            18 Jul 1822 -  no date given
Cordelia A. BEARDSLEY         24 Aug 1825 - 18 May 1837 (Cordelia Ann, born Oct. 25, 1825)
Maryette BEARDSLEY             5 Oct 1827 -  no date given
Adeliza BEARDSLEY             10 Feb 1830 -  3 Jul 1842
Augusta H. BEARDSLEY          20 Apr 1832 -  no date given


Rowell BEARDSLEY Bible

                                    births           deaths
Roswell BEARDSLEY                  5 Jul 1807 -   7 Nov 1902
       m. 29 Oct 1829  Isabella (my note: d/o Jacob and Bethyer)CONRAD
                                  20 Mar 1813 -   1 Jul 1895
(ed.note longest serving postmaster to 1894 commissioned in 1829)
Henry A. BEARDSLEY                17 Dec 1830 -   4 May 1854
Helen A. BEARDSLEY           9/   29 Apr 1832 -  27 Nov 1919
       m.  4 Mar 1852 Jacob S. OSMUN (ed. note s/o Ezekiel and Katy
(SHOEMAKER) OSMUN
Eugenia Antionette BEARDSLEY       6 Jul 1835 -  19 Jan 1869

       m. 21 Dec 1854 Jacob S. LINDERMAN (ed.note: He married 2nd: 9 Feb
1870 at Groton, Tompkins County, New York  Mrs. Elsie A. HACKMAN both of
 North Lansing, N.Y. She died at Cortland 7 Sep 1879.  m. 3rd: N. Lansing
 6 Mar 1880 Mrs. M. DORN both of Lansing*.

Cordelia Ana. BEARDSLEY          2 Oct 1840  - 11 Feb 1922
         m. 25 Dec 1862 Thomas Benton BROWN
Adaliza A. BEARDSLEY            25 May 1843  - 28 Apr 1926
 (called Alice A.)
        m. 25 Oct 1864 Charles G. BARGER
Franklin J. BEARDSLEY            2 Jun 1847 -  1  Mar 1926
        m. 14 Sep 1869 Ella C. WYCOFF/WYCKOFF*
Francis BEARDSLEY (sic)          2 Jun 1847 -  8 Jan  1923
        m. 26 Sep 1877 Andrew J. Brink*
Clara J. BEARDSLEY              17 Jun 1853 - died young.

Roswell Howard BEARDSLEY        18 Mar 1886
         m. 24 Nov 1904 Edna GALLAGHER
Camilla E. BEARDSLEY           22 Dec 1905
         m. no dates given Henry Temple SCOFIELD

bibles found at Department of Manuscripts and University Archives, Cornell
University Libraries Ithaca, New York, 14853-5301
*Marriage and Death Notices of  Tompkins County, New York Mary Smith Jackson


Ichabod BEARDSLEE Bible

Bible records in possession of Edward BEARDSLEE family and sent by
Martha BEARDSLEE BOWEN, widow now of Clark BOWEN who died in 1990.
She is the descendant of Ichabod BEARDSLEE through his son John and
currently lives in Whitestone, Va.

                                births   -    deaths
 Ichabod BEARDSLEE            9 Feb 1767 -  27 Apr 1848 *
 Sarah BEARDSLEE             24 Jul 1768 -  20 Dec 1818
        m. 25 Oct 1788 (ed. note: probably in Woodbury, Ct. d/o Stephen
 and Lydia [STONE] GALPIN **
Ichabod married second Anna STRONG d/o Benjah and wd/o Daniel BACON.
                              2 Apr 1777 -   4 Mar 1842
Lorama BEARDSLEE             25 Aug 1789 -
    m.  Charles BEARDSLEY, a distant cousin and they lived in Michigan.
Noah BEARDSLEE             see below
Ransom BEARDSLEE           see below
Rhoda BEARDSLEE              15  Mar 1793 - 1842
was not listed in his will in 1848.
     m. 1830 Steuben Co.N.Y. Dr. Alphonsus SCHOONOVER by 1840 they were
living in Logan Co. Ohio.  1 son: Amos SCHOONOVER b. 1828
Dr. SCHOONOVER m. 2nd: Louisa Ann BEARDSLEE.   (source unknown)
Theodocia BEARDSLEE          26 Aug 1799  -  alive in 1848****
    m. Nathan O. DISBROW lived in Michigan
Jonathan Hall BEARDSLEE      30  Mar 1801 - nfr.
    m.  Hannah VanDYKE
Amos BEARDSLEE               26 Mar 1809
Philo BEARDSLEE               4 Mar 1811 -  31  Jul 1825
                                          killed by lighting

*pension #31781 will Ithaca, NY F294:5-7
**birth verified in Cothren Ancient History of Woodbury Vol 3 1879
privately printed.  A copy is found in Library of Michigan.
Ichabod was son of Amos and  Abigail (HALL) BEARDSLEE
Pension records are in the name of BEARDSLEE. Some carried the name
as BEARDSLEY.
****Theodocia marriage Michael DISBROW 623 N. Michigan Ave.,Manton, Mi.
49663-9777 1997
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Noah BEARDSLEY bible

                                   births  -    deaths
Noah BEARDSLEY               30 Nov 1790 -   4 Jan 1868
Catharine*(OSMUN**) BEARDSLEY    ca 1794 -  29 Sep 1842
children:
Mary Ann BEARDSLEY           19 Oct 1812 -  died same day
John  BEARDSLEE **           20 Aug 1813 -  27 Mar 1899
           m. 5 Feb 1835 Martha d/o Charles and Martha McCORN
Ichabod BEARDSLEY            24 Sep 1815 -  19 May 1900
           m. Sally A. -
Polly BEARDSLEY              23 Mar 1818 -  19 Oct 1839 18yrs 6mo 26da
Sally Ann BEARDSLEY          25 Nov 1820 -  nfr.
Louise BEARDSLEY             26 Dec 1822 -  26 Apr 1892
           m. Egbert s/o Benjamin WILLIAMS from Dutchess County, New York**
                                            10 Jun 1817
Catharine BEARDSLEE          12 Mar 1825 -  19 Mar 1908  MI
                                   (dc Oakland Co.Mi.)
       m. bef 11 Jul 1845 William NELSON s/o of Israel and Fanny (STAPLES)OSMUN.
                             24 Nov 1824 -  6 Aug 1901

(1900 FC and dc Oakland Co. bur. Drayton Plains Cem. t.s)
Abigail BEARDSLEE            30 May 1827 - *
         m. Norman STOWELL (they went west last known in Wisconsin)

Emeline BEARDSLEY            15 Sep 1829 - 17 May 1857 27yrs 8mo 2 da****
        m. 21 Oct 1850  William V. s/o John and Elinor (VLIET) ROBBINS
William H. BEARDSLEY         11 Nov 1831 -
Martha Ann BEARDSLEY
                        twins   30 Jan 1836
Margaret Ann BEARDSLEY                   - 30 Jan 1880 ******
    m. 1st:-  Horton (son and dau John and Meta HORTON)
    m. 2nd: Edward  s/o Ellnathan PHILLIPS
 

*  d/o and grandchildren of John and Mary, called Polly (LINDERMANL) OSMUN as named in dower bk 2:48-68 Ithaca, New York
**  History of Tompkins County, New York from the History of Cayuga,
Tompkins,Schuyler and Seneca Counties New York (not necessarily in that
order.

***Landmarks of Tompkins County, NY Selkreg  1894 pg 191 family sketches
**** marriage and death Oakland County, Michigan spelled BIRDSLEY
Catharine and Israel OSMUN were brother and sister and my gt
grandparents.were first cousins.
***** Kent County, Michigan dc 2:35 spelled

Ransom BEARDSLEE 3 Jun 1792  -    7 Jan 1850***
m. 23 Apr 1812 pro. in Steuben County, New York Sally SMILEY.

    An Universalist and farmer, built the Topee Saw Mill west of Seneca Lake, served in War of 1812.

no dates given:
Abner Murray BEARDSLEY
Hall BEARDSLEY
Smilie Ransom BEARDSLEY see below
Philo BEARDSLEY
RhodaBEARDSLEY
    m. Charles HEBRON
Sally Ann BEARDSLEY
    m. Charles PARKER
Minerva BEARDSLEY
    m. David KELLY
Mary BEARDSLEY
    m. John RICKART

***DAR War of 1812 Soldiers buried in Michigan as buried in Mottville
Cemetery.  We could not find the stone.
Karen Shurtz, Desoto, Utah 84624 1997
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Smilie BEARDSLEE s/o Ransom

Smilie BEARDSLEE         24 Nov 1824 Tyrone, Steuben County, New York
d. 31 Jan 1900 Clifton, Illinois
m. 25 Dec 1849 Mottville, St. Joseph County, Michigan Ruth HEBRON
b.
d. 3 Apr 1900

    Moved with his parents at the age of 9 to Mottville, then to DeKalb
County, Illinois.  They lived there 16 yrs and in spring of 1867 moved to
Clifton.  Active members in M.E. church, Mason, farmer and contractor.  They celebrated their Golden Anniversary 25 Dec 1899.

children:
Laura Estella BEARDSLEY            22 Dec 1850
    m. 9 Dec 1868 Sylva BEEBE             8 children.

Sarah Ann BEARDSLEY                30 May 1853
    m. 27 Apr 1882   Ernest F. PIERCE     2daus

Emma Jane BEARDSLEY            28 May 1855
    m. 21 Sep 1882 Edmond A. GARDINER   5 children

Alice Gertrude BEARDSLEY        22 Jul 1857
    m. 28 Dec 1881 Bryon OSBORN         5 children

William Ransom BEARDSLEY    9 Feb 1860
    m. 12 Nov 1890 Rosa MOREL           2 children

Franklin Smilie BEARDSLEY       28 Dec 1861
    m. 8 Apr 1891 Charlotte I. HARLAND
     1 son Harland Franklin BEARDSLEY

Arthur Stevenson BEARLSEY    15 Aug 1865
    m. 16 May 1887 Rachel Ann HALL
    2 children Emma J. & Clarence L.

George Murray BEARDSLEY       20 Jun 1868
    m. Marie Louise CASTLE                    no issue

Edwin BEARDSLEY          24 Aug 1870 - 1 Jan 1871

Dr. Isaac BEARDSLEY 1904 pgs 354-5



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