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Selected Families and Individuals

Source Citations

William Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87264097/william-stafford. "Married Mary Cook October 21, 1802 New York

Parents were Joshua Stafford and Susannah Corey." Image.

Mary Cook

1Fiske, Jane Fletcher, 1930- (Main Author), Cooke,Thomas of Rhode Island : genealogy of Cooke alias Butcher of Netherbury, Dorsetshire, England (Boxford, Mass. : J.F. Fiske, c1987), p.193, JSMB US/CAN Book 929.273 C776f. "indicates Mary married David F. Bennett.  They are listed as parents in the death record of Abner S. Bennett who died 30 Dec 1898 at Tiverton, master mariner, aged 75y 10m 7 d, both parents born Tiverton."

2Jane Fletcher Fiske 1930, Thomas Cooke of Rhode Island: a genealogy of Thomas Cooke alias Butcher, J.F. Fiske, c1987 , pg 193. "Thomas Cooke of Rhode Island: a genealogy of Thomas Cooke alias Butcher of Netherbury, Dorsetshire, England, who came to Taunton, Massachusetts in 1637 and settled in Portsmouth, Rhode Island in 1643 by Jane Fletcher Fiske.". "449. iv. MARY (probable); In. David F. Bennett. They are listed as parents in the d. record of Abner S. Bennett who d. 30 Dec. 1898 at Tiverton, master mariner, aged 75y 10m 7d, both parents b. Tiverton." Image.

3FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87263442/mary-stafford. Image.

Joshua Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/108344908/joshua-stafford. Image.

Jonathan Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/84880719/jonathan-stafford. Image.

John Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/42296391/john-stafford. Image.

Thomas Stafford Sr

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/54717887/thomas-stafford. Image.

Elizabeth Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/78028324/elizabeth-cook. "52 years old

Parents were Joshua Stafford (1749-1809) and Susanna Corey (1748-1814)." Image.

David Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/27365122/david-stafford. Image.

Dr. John Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87258001/john-stafford. "From "American Medicine, Volume 9, March 4, 1905." The Ethical Publishing Company, Inc., 1905.

John Stafford, who would have been 100 years old on March 15, February 24, at his home in Rochester, N. Y. He was perhaps the oldest physician In the State, having been born in Manchester, Ontario county, N. Y., and educated at Hobart College, receiving his diploma from the old board of censors. He practiced In Manchester, N. Y., until 1875, when he removed to Rochester. [page 345]

Parents were William Stafford and Mary Cook

Brother of Hannah Stafford (1903-), Anna Stafford (1806-1871), Barton Stafford (1808-1878), Lydia Stafford 1810-(), Nelson Stafford (1811-), Mahala Stafford (1815-)

Married Nancy Hulburt September 14, 1845

Father of Mary Maria Stafford Brown (1848-1931), Nancy Louise Stafford (1851-1872), John Albert Stafford (1853-1871OH), Jane Lydia Stafford (1856-1938IL), Alice Isadore Stafford Barr (1859-1951), Charles Henry Stafford (1862-1901OH), William Joseph Stafford (1864-1947), Marion Daisy Anna Stafford Fritz (1870-1953NY)." Image.

21880 U.S. Census, T9_864 FHF 1254864 pg 224.1000, 4 Jun 1880. "Stafford, John WM 75 Medical Doctor New York Rhode Island Rhode Island
--------, Nancy wf 53 wife keeping house New York New York New York
--------, Janie wf 24 Daughter New York
--------, Charles wm 18 son New York
--------, William wm 15 son New York
--------, Annie wf 10 Daughter New York."

Nancy Hurlburt

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87258121/nancy-stafford. "From Canandaigua Chronicle 21 February 1906

Shortsville, N. Y. - The funeral of Mrs. Nancy Hulburt Stafford, widow of the late Dr. John Stafford, who died after a brief illness at the family home in Rochester at 1 o'clock on Sunday morning, was held from the residence, 27 Byron street, Rochester, at five o'clock on Tuesday afternoon, and a short prayer service will be held at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Mary Stafford Brown, corner Grove and High streets, Shortsville, at half past two o'clock on Wednesday afternoon. Interment will be made in Brookside Cemetery, Shortsville.

Mrs. Stafford was a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Hulburt, and was born at what is now Oil City, Pa., on September 30th, 1827. When a young woman she came with her parents to Manchester and in 1846 was united in marriage with Dr. John Stafford, whom she survives by not quite one year. Dr. and Mrs. Stafford resided in Manchester until 1875, since when they
had made Rochester their home. She is survived by five children, one son and four daughters: William J. Stafford of New York City; Mrs. Mary Stafford Brown of Shortsville; Mrs. Alice I. Barr of Carthage; Mrs. Frank J. Fritz of Rochester; and Miss Jane L. Stafford of Rochester." Image.

Jane Lydia Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87262816/jane-lydia-stafford. Image.

Barton Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87264243. Image.

Abigail Butts

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87264255/abigail-stafford. Image.

Nelson Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/115853632. "No proof Nelson is buried here but wifes obit says she is buried on family lot, so I must assume he is here and there is no headstone as the rest of the family has none and there are blank names and dates on the cemetery record for the family." Image.

Charles Wallace Brown

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87259741/charles-w.-brown. "From Ontario County Journal 22 October 1897
Shortsville, N. Y. - The death of Charles W. Brown occurred at his home on High street on Thursday evening, from an attack of malaria fever. The deceased was about 49 years of age and was a son of Hiram L. Brown, from whose residence his funeral was held on Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock. The community mourns the loss of one of her best citizens for he was respected and beloved by all. He had served for some time as one of the magistrates of the town. He leaves, besides a wife and two children, Mable E. and C. Ernest, an aged father and mother; two brothers, Will of Baltimore, who was in attendance at the funeral, and Lester of this village; two sisters, Mrs. Clarence Heath of this place, and Mrs. Vettie I. Sprague, who is engaged in missionary work in China. Rev. C. H. Lester conducted the funeral services and the interment was in Brookside Cemetery.

Son of Hiram Lester Brown and Hester Ann Kipp
Father remarried to Mary Jane Barhite nee Bonker in 1887

Brother of Francis Lester Brown Brown (1841-1915), Edwin Brown (1843-1844), Veitta Isabel Brown Sprague (1846-1923), Harriet Louise Brown (1850-1851), Ella Marie Brown (1853-1954), William Henry Brown (1856-1930), Anna C. Brown (1858-1865), Jennie Brown (1861-1931),

Married Mary Maria Stafford

Father of Mabel Ernestine Brown Eiseline (1871-1954), Charles Ernest Brown (1873-1962)." Image.

Mary Maria Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87260908/mary-maria-brown. "Daughter of John Stafford and Nancy Hulburt

Sister of Nancy Louise Stafford (1851-), John Albert Stafford (1853-), Jane Lydia Stafford (1856-1938IL), Alice Isadore Stafford Barr (1859-1951), Charles Henry Stafford (1862-), William Joseph Stafford (1864-1947), Marion Daisy Anna Stafford Fritz (1870-1953),

Married Charles W. Brown

Mother of Mable Ernestine Brown Eiseline (1871-1954), Charles Ernest Brown (1873-1962)." Image.

Charles Ernest Brown

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87260970/charles-ernest-brown. "Son of Charles W. Brown and Mary Stafford

Brother of Mabel Ernestine Brown Eiseline (1871-1954)." Image.

Eugene S. Barr

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/20682188/eugene-s-barr. "From Monday February 11, 1935 Utica NY Daily Press:
Eugene S. Barr, Lowville, Dead
Port Leyden-The death of Eugene S. Barr of Port Leyden occurred at his home Saturday morning. He was born in Champion, Jefferson County, September 5, 1849, son of the late Horace and Elmira Barr. He is the last of a family of 10. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Alice Barr, also by nieces and nephews." Image.

Alice Isadore Stafford

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/20682189/alice-i-barr. Image.