James Delong

Male 1751 - 1819  (68 years)


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  • Name James Delong 
    Born 1751  Fishkill, Dutchess, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1819  Herkimer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I36055  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Arie Delong,   b. 4 Feb 1705, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1770, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Annaetje 'Anna' Wiltsie,   b. 10 Feb 1717, Long Island City, Queens County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1769, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 6 Jun 1734  Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13383  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Aaltje Mary Cronkhite,   b. 14 Nov 1751, Fishkill, Rombout, Dutchess County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1792, Phillipsburgh, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 40 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1792  Montgomery Co, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Delong,   b. 26 Mar 1780, Otsego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1864, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
     2. Reuben Delong,   b. 1772, Columbia County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1841, Durham County, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
     3. Elizabeth Delong,   b. 1783,   d. 14 Dec 1852, Manilus,Onondaga,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
     4. Isaac Delong,   b. 1771,   d. 9 Apr 1858, Richfield Springs, Otsego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
     5. Enoch Delong,   b. 22 Feb 1782, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1861, Litchfield, Herkimer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     6. Hannah Delong,   b. 2 Aug 1788,   d. 19 Nov 1840, Eden, Erie, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F13381  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Sisson,   b. 4 Nov 1752,   d. 23 Nov 1831, Herkimer, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F57414  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • DELONG.

      CAPT. JAMES (1) was born probably in Dutchess or Columbia, Co.,
      N.Y. His parents may have came from the New England States.
      A tradition prevails that four brothers came from France to the Colonies
      about the time or a little before the Revolution, two of whom became rebels
      and two Tories; the Tories going to Canada, and Captain James was one of
      the two brothers who were rebels, remained in the Colonies. I
      He married --- Shaw, (?) and dwelt in Columbia or Dutchess
      Co., N. Y. He is said to have been married twice, particulars of second
      marriage not known.
      So far as known the following were their

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      Children.

      i Reuben (2) m..(1) . . . . . Jones. Their children:
      Eliza.
      Delos.

      He m. (2) . . . . . . , and went to Canada, leaving
      children with relatives. They had :
      Susanna.
      Joseph.
      ii Isaac (2) m. Rebecca Allen.
      iii James (2) b. April 3, 1777, m. Hannah Stewart.
      iv Enock (2) m.. . . . . . Lucy. and died in Litchfield, N.Y.
      They had six children.
      v John (2) b. March 26, 1780, m. Diadama Babcock.
      vi Orra (2) died at Forestville, Pa. Had six children.
      vii Rosanna (2) ill. James Green.
      viii Hannah (2) ill. Babcock.
      ix Betsey (2) ill. Jedediah Caswell.
      x Nancy (2) m. Lemuel Edwards.

      These children had a cousin Ephraim, who dwelt on ."Crumhorn "
      Mountain, so-called, Otsego Co., N.Y. Another cousin, James Delong,
      dwelt at Herkimer, N.Y., and tended canal locks and was overseer of
      the poor-house. Another cousin from Herkimer Co., was Cornelius
      Steward, and some of his descendants went to Lawrence Co.

      ISAAC (2)-James (1)-married Rebecca Allen, and dwelt in Warren,
      Herkimer Co., N. Y.

      Children.

      i Louisa (3) m ... . . . .Freeman.
      ii Isaac (3).
      iii Allen (3) m. (1) . . . . . .Freeman, and hall two or three
      children; (2) Diadama (?) Wilbur, who m. after his decease
      Artemus Ward.
      iv Betsey (3) died unmarried. ,
      v Julia Ann (3) m Benedict, and died near Warren.
      vi Charles (3), who dwelt at Richfield Springs.

      CAPT. JAMES (2)-James (1)-was born April 3, 1777, probably in
      Columbia Co., N.Y., and married Feb. 12, 1806, Hannah Stewart, who

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      was born June 11, 1788, in Sherman, Conn., though some say near New
      Haven, and who was a daughter of Stephen and. Hannah (Stewart) Stewart.
      They dwelt successively in Warren, Hartwick, and Watertown, N.Y.
      He died in Watertown, Oct. 6, 1849, and she Sept. 8, 1857.

      Children.

      i Minerva (3) b. Feb. 9, 1807, died at Forestville, Pa., Aug.
      16, 1859.
      ii Rosanna (3) b. Nov. 1,1808, m. Henry Raught.
      iii Luna Norton (3) b. in Warren, Sept. 12, 1810, m. Perry
      Aylsworth. .
      iv Stephen Stewart (3) b. Nov. 7, 1812, m. Lovina Page.
      v John Milton (3) b. in Warren, June 17,1815, m. Prudee Fox,
      Feb. 16, 1840. They had no children but adopted.
      vi Caroline Seeley (3) b. March 23. 1817, m. (1) William Parker,
      (2) William Clyde.
      vii James (3) b. Aug. 9, 1819, m. Mary Lord.
      viii George Nelson (3) b. April 23, 1823, m. Lucina Woodward.
      ix Charlotte Zenana (3) b. May 27, 1826, m. Frederick Schram.
      x Homer Bradley (3) b. Aug. 12, 1829, m. Helen Child.
      xi Myron Brigham (3) b. Sept. 30, 1833, m. Josephine Wells.

      James (2) had an aunt by the name of Mrs.--- Smith, and perhaps
      another who married Isaac Jackson, and dwelt in Columbia, N.Y.

      JOHN (2)-James (1)-was born March 26,1780, married Diadama
      Babcock, who was born April 7, 1783.
      They dwelt on Stewart's Patent, so-called in the town of Otsego, very
      near the boundary line dividing this town from the town of Springfield,
      Otsego Co., N.Y., where she died June 5, 1836, and he March 1, 1864.

      Children.

      i James (3) b. Nov. 13, 1803, m. Caroline Williams.
      ii Hannah (3) b. March 26,1806, m. Lindell Sliter; dw. Springfield,
      N.Y.
      iii Polly (3) b. March 22,1808, m. Alanson Filer; dw. Camden. N.Y.,
      and died Jan. 10, 1836.
      iv Robert (3) b. June 5, 1810, m. Marette Ely; dw. Richfield, N.Y.
      v Orange (3) b. Dec. 11,1812, m. Emma Lines; dw. Burlington,
      N.Y., had one child;
      George,

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      vi Clarissa (3) b. Dec. 29, 1814.
      vii Emeline (3) b. March 6, 1817, m. Peter Allen: dw. Springfield,
      and died Aug. 12, 1858.
      vii Harriet (3) 11. May 9, 1819, m. Robert Freeman, a son of
      Isaac Delong's daughter, Louisa.; dw. in Burlington, on
      the Butternut Creek, near the south line of the town.
      Their child :
      Louisa, m. Joel Porter; dw. Burlington.
      ix Octavia. (3) b. June 18, 1821, m. Charles Whipple, who went
      to California. during the early gold excitement, and died
      there; they had two children. She m. (2) Lindell Sliter;
      dw. Springfield.
      x Mariette (3) b. Aug. 28, 1823. .
      xi Damon Hatch (3) b. Sept. 12 1825, m. Nov. 2, 1876, Mary
      Jane Black, and dwelt on the homestead of his father.

      BETSEY (2)-James (1)-married Jedediah Caswell, and dwelt at Manlius
      Square, Madison Co., N.Y. He died aged about seventy years, and she
      somewhat younger, The order of the following list not certain.

      Children.

      i Louisa (3) b. about 1805.
      ii Abigail (3) b. about 1807, m. Bradford Clark.
      iii Nelson (3) b. about 1809.
      iv Jane (3) b. about 1811, m. John Rowland.
      v Delia (3) b. about 1812, m. Joseph Rowland, brother to John
      vi Matilda. Cynthia (3) b. June 18,1815 m. James Blathewick.
      vii Elizabeth (3) b. about 1818, m. Stillman Clark.

      NANCY (2)-James (1)-married Lemuel Edwards, a blacksmith, of
      Little Lakes, Herkimer Co., N.Y.

      Children.

      i Lucy Ann (3).
      ii Armelia (3) m. Dr. Bingham, of Little Lakes, but had no children.
      His daughter, Mrs. Amanda Adams, dwelt at Dixson, Ill.
      iii Churchill (3) m. Wright; dw. Little Lakes.
      iv Son.
      v Lemuel (3).
      vi Alonzo (3).

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      vii Gustavus (8)
      viii Thomas (3).
      ix Emmet (3).

      She married for her second husband Mason Tilden, and removed to Hiram,
      Portage Co., O., but died not far from Chicago living with her children.

      ROSANNA (3)-James (2), James (1)-was born in Warren, N.Y., Nov.
      1, 1808, and married at the Hope Factory, so-called, near Cooperstown, N.Y.,
      Henry Raught, concerning whose parentage and ancestry nothing has been
      communicated.
      They moved to Watertown, N.Y., where he followed the trade of a mason.
      From this place they went to the western part of Pennsylvania. where he engaged
      in the lumber trade on the Clarion River, at a place afterwards known as Raught's
      Mills, and where they died.

      Children.

      i Hiram W. (4) m. Sarah Smith; dw. at Dubois, Clearfield Co., Pa.,
      with a family of seven children.
      ii Myron Delong (4) m. Hattie Follet; dw. Binghamton, N.Y.
      iii Henry Beman (4) m. Eliza Keys; dw. Raught's Mills.
      iv Joseph (4)m . . . . . Long.
      v Rose (4) m. Joshua Williams, died.. . . . ..
      vi Loretta (4) m. Myron Pearsall; dw Brockwayville, Pa.
      vii Minerva (4) m. James (?) Hamilton; dw. Brockwayville.