SLOCUM:- Cambridge, N. Y., Church Records:

Fortunatus Slocum was born November 3d, 1768, and married Ruth Adkins, December 3d, 1789. She was born April 8th, 1770. Their children: Lewis B. Slocum, born Aug. 30th, 1790; Samuel Slocum, born Aug. 28th, 1792 ; Sarah Slocum, born Aug. 22d, 1794, and died April 9th, 1796; Mercy Slocum, born Nov. 10th, 1796 ; Anstrus Slocum, born April 20th, 1799 ; William Slocum, born and deceased November 18th, 1801; Sarah Slocum, born November 19th, 1802; William Slocum, born April 5th, 1805; Harmon V. V. Slocum, born Aug. 1st, 1806; Gerrit W. Slocum, born Aug. 1st, 1807, deceased Aug. 10th, 1807.

SOURCE: Vol, IX, No 10, February 1921 Genealogy: a journal of American ancestry