Sunday, August 17, 2014

My Family In the Church


Maximilian Jewett (1607-1684)
Born in England, immigrated in 1638 and came to Rowley, Massachusetts in 1639 with Rev. Ezekiel Rogers. He became freeman in 1640, which shows that he was a member of the Congregational Church. He was one of the first two deacons in the Rowley Church, ordained in Dec 1639.

Thomas Blossom ( -1633)
Born in England, went to Holland with the Pilgrims, started to America in 1620 on the Speedwell, had to return to Holland. He immigrated in 1629 to Plymouth; was a deacon from 1629-33.

Sarah Bond Coffinberry (1849-1939)
Her obituary states that she was a charter member of the Hubbard Congregational church.

James Bond (1821-1849)
Licensed to preach by Baptist church in Iowa, came to Oregon in 1847, where he preached in “a little Baptist chuch in Skipanon, Clatsop County. He organized Sunday schools there and in Astoria.” He was accidently shot and died in Feb 1849.

James Monroe Bond (1847-1914)
Born in Iowa, to Oregon in 1853, then to California in 1868. In 1890 entered medical college and became a doctor. Were members of the Seventh Day Adventist church. By 1905 one son was minister and two were missionaries for that church.

Commodore Perry O’Neal (1835-1919)
His obituary states that he was an elder in the Presbyterian Church.

Ludwig Falk (c1815-1899)and Anna Louise Falk (1832-1901)
They are listed in the Evangelical Church Records at Nakel, Posen, Prussia [now Poland]. Immigrated to the US in 1858, settled in Wisconsin. Their family is listed in the records of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Muscoda, WI [1878-1891] and they were charter members of the St John’s Lutheran Church, Avoca, WI, which was established in 1891.

Lester Albertson (1907-2004)
He was baptized at the Christian Church, Halsey, OR in 1926. His obituary states that he was an elder and Sunday School Superintendent there. He later transferred his membership to the Brownsville Christian Church. He and his wife Wilma Falk (1912-1982) met at a church party.

Gerald Falk (1927-2014)
He served as an elder at the Brownsville Christian Church and then an active member at Harrisburg Christian Church.

Sylvia Ward (1902-1935)
After studying to be deaconess in the Methodist Church, she went to China as a missionary in 1934. She died there in 1935 of typhus fever.

Thomas Frazier (1788-1861)
First minister of Quakers in Henry County, Iowa. 1830’s


Joanne's Ancestors Who Came to Oregon

Year
Name Age Relationship
1853 John BOND 56 Gt-gt-gt grandfather
1853 Sarah (CHASTAIN) BOND 56 Gt-gt-gt grandmother
1853 Seth HAYES 68 Gt-gt-gt grandfather
1853 Lydia (JEWETT) HAYES 60 Gt-gt-gt grandmother
1853 Solomon BOND 33 Gt-gt grandfather
1853 Huldah (HAYES) BOND 26 Gt-gt grandmother
1855 John H. BOND 0 Gt-grandfather
1870 Commodore Perry O’NEAL 35 Gt-gt grandfather
1870 Margaret (ENGLAND) O’NEAL 37 Gt-gt grandmother
1870 Mary Ann O’NEAL 11 Gt-grandmother
1872 William L. ENGLAND 70 Gt-gt-gt grandfather
1872 Mary J. (WALKER) ENGLAND 71 Gt-gt-gt grandmother
1891 Florence E. BOND 0 Grandmother
1904 Julius A. FALK 23 Grandfather
1911 Oran J. ALBERTSON 29 Grandfather
1911 Lucie R. (SMALLEY) ALBERTSON 25 Grandmother
1911 Lester O. ALBERTSON 3 Father
1912 Wilma A. FALK 0 Mother

Monday, August 4, 2014

Triple Jump Ancestors


Ancestors of Joanne (Albertson) Skelton
Born, Married & Died in Different States

Generation
Name
Born
Married
Died
3
Oran J Albertson
Iowa
Kansas
Oregon
4
Nathan E Albertson
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
4
Lafe Smalley
Ohio
Nebraska
Kansas
4
Rosa Ella Shipman
Illinois
Nebraska
Kansas
5
Benjamin Albertson
North Carolina
Indiana
Missouri ??
5
Sabina Marsh
Ohio
Indiana
Kansas
5
Rebecca Hartley
Ohio
Indiana
Kansas
5
Lucy Jane Chase
Connecticut
Ohio
Kansas
5
Solomon Bond
Kentucky
Iowa
Oregon
5
Huldah Hayes
Ohio
Iowa
Oregon
5
Commodore Perry O'Neal
Indiana
Iowa
Oregon
5
Margaret J England
Illinois
Iowa
Oregon
6
Elias Marsh
New Jersey
Ohio
Indiana
6
Edith Townsend
Pennsylvania
Ohio
Indiana
6
Isaac Hockett
North Carolina
Ohio
Iowa
6
Sarah Frazier
North Carolina
Ohio
Iowa
6
Joseph L. Shipman
Connecticut
Ohio
Michigan
6
Sarah Chastain
Virginia
Kentucky
Washington
6
Seth Hayes
New York
Ohio
Oregon
6
Lydia Jewett
New Hampshire
Ohio
Oregon
6
William L England
Kentucky
Tennessee
Oregon
6
Mary Jane Walker
South Carolina
Tennessee
Oregon
7
Solomon Bond
North Carolina
Kentucky
Iowa
7
Joseph England
Maryland
Kentucky
Missouri
7
Mary Reed
Virginia
Kentucky
Missouri

To read more about these individuals look on my genealogy website: