Our Firemen, The History of the NY Fire Departments

Chapter 24, Part II

By Holice and Debbie

Name

Company

Time of Service

Thomas Franklin

Engine 12

1799-1811

Nicholas Van Antwerp

Engine 11

1800-1818

Jacob Smith

Engine 7

1803-1808

John B. Dash

Engine 16

1803-1815

James Stuart

Engine 9

1808-1818

John P. Roome

Engine 14

18080-1824

Hayes Pennell

Engine 15

1811-1822

John Colvill

Engine 4

1811-1822

Benjamin Strong

Engine 13

1812-1821

David J. Hubbs

Engine 13

1815-1824

James Scott

Engine 22

1817-1822

James W. Dominick

Engine 2

1817-1825

Valentine Vandewater

Engine 13

1822-1824

Jamieson Cox

Engine 26

1822-1824

Philip W. Engs

Engine 21

1822-1833

Uzziah Wenman

Engine 39

1822-1828

Samuel J. Willis

Engine 5

1824-1829

James Gulick

Engine 11

1824-1831

Adam W. Turnbull

Engine 40

1824-1829

George Vaugn

Engine 39

1825-1828

Edward Arrowsmith

Engine 7

1825-1830

Jacob Anthony

Engine 14

1828-1834

Thomas D. Howe

Engine 37

1828-1837

Drake B. Palmer

Engine 41

1829-1834

John Ryker, Jr.

Engine 23

1829-1836

Jacob A. Roome

Engine 34

1830-1837

Edward M. Hoffmire

Engine 6

1831-1837

David T. Williams

Engine 13

1832-1835

John M. Sands

Engine 40

1833-1835

Edward Blanchard

Hook and Ladder 2

1835-1837

Allen R. Rollie

Engine 29

1835-1837

Daniel Coger

Engine 8

1835-1837

Elijah T. Lewis

Engine 4

1837-1838

Abraham B. Purdy

Engine 11

1837-1838

Wilson Small

Engine 5

1837-1837

John Ely

Engine 37

1837-1838

John Rese

Engine 12

1837-1840

James S. Wells

Engine 36

1837-1840

Daniel C. Silleck

Engine 14

1837-1839

Edward Penney, Jr.

Engine 44

1837-1838

Michael O'Connor

Engine 40

1837-1838

Halsey R. Mead

Hose 1

1838-1839

Frederick D. Kohler

Engine 5

1838-1841

Zophar Mills

Engine 13

1838-1842

John L. Berrien

Engine 15

1838-1840

John Coger, Jr.

Engine 8

1838-1841

William P. Wallace

Hose 12

1838-1839

William A. Freeborn

Hook and Ladder 4

1839-1842

Josiah W. Long

Engine 21

1840-1840

John S. Kenyon

Engine 49

1840-1842

John T. Rollins

Hose 8

1840-1842

William C. Bradley

Hose 6

1840-1841

Jesse Brush

Engine 31

1840-1841

George H. Ramppen

Engine 19

1841-1842

W. Wells Wilson

Engine 14

1841-1846

John B. Miller

Engine 32

1841-1845

George Kerr

Hose 10

1841-1848

Alfred Carson

Engine 12

1841-1848

Samuel Waddell

Engine 22

1842-1842

Charles Forrester

Engine 33

1842-1847

Sidney B. Alley

Hook and Ladder 4

1842-1842

Philip B. White

Engine 41

1842-1848

Owen W. Brennan

Engine 14

1842-1846

DeWitt C. Mott

Engine 8

1842-1844

Samuel L. Liscomb

Engine 35

1842-1845

James L. Miller

Hose 40

1844-1851

Henry J. Ockershausen

Hose 1

1845-1850

Aaron Hosford

Hook and Ladder 7

1845-1850

Nicholas F. Wilson

Engine 15

1846-1847

John P. Lacour

Hook and ladder 5

1846-1853

John Barry

Engine 2

1847-1850

Hiram Arents

Engine 5

1847-1847

John A. Cregier

Hose 40

1847-1860

DeLancey Barclay

Hose 16

1848-1849

William W. Corlies

Hose 14

1848-1850

Clark Vanderbilt

Hose 32

1848-1853

Michael Eichell

Engine 19

1849-1855

Thomas Monroe

Engine 14

1850-1853

Robert McGinnis

Engine 38

1850-1851

George W. Varian

Engine 25

1850-1851

Stephen T. Hoyt

Hose 21

1850-1852

Samuel M. Phillips

Engine 34

1850-1858

John Gillelan

Engine 35

1850-1853

Moses Jackson

Engine 16

1851-1856

Richard Kelly

Engine 7

1851-1853

Henry H. Howard

Hose 14

1851-1857

Peter N. Cornwell

Hook and Ladder 4

1853-1862

John Baulch

Engine 13

1853-1864

John Decker

Engine 14

1853-1860

Charles A. Brown

Engine 5

1853-1853

John H. Forman

Hook and Ladder 9

1853-1853

John P. Oliver

Hose 41

1853-1854

William Simpson

Hose 44

1853-1856

John H. Brady

Hook and Ladder 3

1853-1856

Wm. H. Ackerman

Hose 12

1853-1855

Elisha Kingsland

Engine 26

1854-1865

Noah L. Farnham

Hook and Ladder 1

1855-1858

Wm. T. Mawbey

Engine 49

1856-1859

Edward W. Jacobs

Engine 6

1856-1862

Timothy L. West

Engine 24

1856-1865

James F. Wenman

Hose 5

1856-1859

George J. Ruch

Engine 7

1856-1862

John Brice

Hose 42

1856-1865

Daniel Donnovan

Engine 13

1857-1863

William Hackett

Engine 20

1859-1865

Stephen Mitchell

Hook and Ladder 2

1860-1862

John A. McCosker

Hose 52

1860-1863

Thomas Roe

Engine 16

1860-1862

George T. Alker

Engine 38

1859-1965

William Lamb

Engine 25

1862-1865

Joseph L. Perley

Engine 44

1862-1865

Henry Lewis

Engine 41

1862-1865

George McGrath

Engine 51

1862-1865

Eli Bates

Engine 29

1862-1865

James Long

Hose 21

1862-1865

C. W. Ridley

Engine 49

1863-1865

Bernard Kenny

Hose 16

1964-1865

Bartley Donahue

Engine 12

1865-1865

Thomas Duffy

Hook and Ladder 16

1865-1865

John Hamill

Engine 1

1865-1865

Michael Shaughnessy

Engine 39

1865-1865

Alex. V. Davidson

Hose 23

1865-1865

Thomas Sullivan

Hook and Ladder 12

1865-1865

Peter Weir

Engine 21

1865-1865

Gilbert J. Orr

Engine 42

1865-1865

Thomas Cleary

Engine 20

1865-1865

Michael Halloran

Hose 48

1865-1865

Abram Horn

Engine 43

1865-1865

George H. E. Lynch

Engine 52

1865=1865

ANTHONY LAMB was appointed Overseer (Chief Engineer) at a salary of twelve pounds a year. He was a Englishman who had come to the city and established himself as a mathematical instrument maker. He kept for many years a well-known establishment at the sign of the Quadrant and Surveying Compass in the vicinity of Old Slip. He was the father of General Lamb, of Revolutionary memory. Lamb held the office of Chief Engineer, or Overseer, until 1736, when he was succeeded by Jacob Turk

Transcribed by Holice B. Young

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