TOWN OF OSWEGO CITIZENS


Information was obtained from the History of Oswego County, N. Y., 1789 – 1877, published by Everett & Ferriss, 1878.  It is a list of the “Names of Citizens, Who Assisted and Contributed Towards The Publication of the History of Oswego County, with Personal Statistics.”  For further information on any of the names, please contact the local Historical Society or Town Historian. 



TOWN OF OSWEGO

ADAMS, William, Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego Centre, b. Jefferson Co., NY., s. 1857, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

ADAMS, Polly, Oswego Centre, b. Connecticut, s. 1853, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

BRADWAY, B.P., Merchant and Mfr. Cider and Vinegar, Union Village, b. Oswego, s. 1828, p.o. add. Box 1346, Oswego.

BURT, Mrs. L.G., Farmer, Minetto, b. New Hampshire, s. 1835, p.o. add. Minetto.

BROWN, Jas. W., Farmer, Oswego, b. Massachusetts, s. 1831, p.o. add. Minetto.

BURT, Le Roy, Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Oswego City, s. 1814, p.o. add. Minetto.

BLODGETT, Madison J., Retired Butcher and Farmer, southwest Oswego, b. Onondaga Co., NY., s. 1811, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

BLODGETT, Lenora L., Teacher, Southwest Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1842, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

BLODGETT, Eugene M., Farmer, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1837, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

BRIGHAM, T.S., Retired Publisher, Union Village, b. Monroe, NY., s. 1835, p.o. add. Unionville.

BRONSON, C.W., Farmer, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1826, p.o. add. Oswego.

BLOSSOM, George, Clergyman, Oswego, b. Massachusetts, s. 1806, p.o. add. Lansing.

COATS, Lyman, Farmer, one of the projectors of Oswego Co., Pioneer Society, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1816, p.o. add. Oswego.

CLARK, Abram M., Farmer, Oswego, b. Windsor, Conn, s. 1816, p.o. add. Box 1288, City.

CLARK, Selden P., Retired Farmer, Oswego, b. Windsor, Conn., s. 1816, p.o. add. Oswego City.

COATS, Warren, Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1818, p.o. add. Oswego, Box 1305.

CARRIER, Richard, Farmer, Oswego, b. Connecticut, s. 1837, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

CORNISH, H.A., Farmer and Stock-grower, and one of the directors of Oswego Town Agricultural and Horticultural Society, Oswego Centre, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1840, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

CORNISH, G.J., Grower and Dealer in Stock, Oswego Centre, b. Oneida Co., NY., s. 1830, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

COE, Seymour, Jr., Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Onondaga Co., NY, s. 1818, p.o. add. Oswego City.

CARPENTER, John, Retired Publisher, Oswego, b. Greene Co., NY., s. 1830, p.o. add. Oswego City, Box 1308.

CLARK, Mrs. M.J., Minetto, b. Essex Co., NY, s. 1852, p.o. add. Minetto.

DAVENPORT, Mrs. S.L., Farmer, Union Village, b. Oswego, NY., s. 1831, p.o. add. Box 1332, City.

DUTCHER, Benj. P.,Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Cayuga Co., NY, s. 1832, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

FURNISS, Jno. S., Farmer, Hop-grower, Lumberman, and Station Agent, Oswego, b. Onondaga Co., NY, s. 1832, p.o. add. Box 1267, City.

FITCH, Henry P., Farmer, and Justice ofthe Peace twelve years, Oswego Centre, b. Oneida Co., NY., s. 1833, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

FARNHAM, N., Farmer, Union Village, b. Vermont, 1792, s. 1813, p.o. add. Box 1268, City.

FORBES, Jno. H., Farmer, Minetto, b. Oswego, NY., s. 1828, p.o. add. Minetto.

GRIFFIN, Jas., A. firm of Griffin & Mott, Lumbering, Cider Refining, and Vinegar Mfrs., Oswego, b. Jefferson Co., NY., s. 1859, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

GREEN, Daniel R., Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY, s. 1826, p.o. add. Oswego City.

GRAY, William, Farmer, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1838, p.o. add. Oswego City.

GREENWOOD, Alfred, H., Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego Centre, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1815, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

HARDING, R.T., Superintendent Oswego City Almshouse ten years, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY, s. 1827, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

HUNTINGTON, E. W., Farmer, Oswego, b. Connecticut, s. 1844, p.o. add. Minetto.

HOWELL, Wm., Farmer and Thresher, Oswego, b. Cayuga Co., NY, s.1853, p.o. add. North Hannibal.

JONES, Ira L., Physician, Minetto, b. Oneida Co., NY., s. 1839, p.o. add, Minetto

JENKINS, Captain James, Farmer and Retired Sea Captain, Master of vessel out of Oswego twenty-three years, Oswego, b. Denmark, s. in U.S. 1829; s. in Oswego 1838, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

LEADLEY, Thos., Farmer and Milk Dealer, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1830, p.o. add. Box 1426, City.

LEWIS, Nathan, Retired Farmer, Oswego, b. Albany, NY., 1797, s. 1822, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

LAMB, Mrs. E.M., Farmer, Union Village, b. Otsego Co., NY, s. 1827, p.o. add. Box 1332, City.

LEWIS, Simeon, Retired Farmer, Southwest Oswego, b. Kent Co., R.I., 1798, s. 1847, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.
 

MARTIN, Laura, Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Vermont, s. 1822, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

MARTIN, Jas., Farmer, Oswego, b. Oswego, NY., s. 1844, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

MARSH, Wm., C., Postmaster and Proprietor of Grocery, Oswego Centre, b. Chenango Co., NY., s. 1868, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

OOT, A., Merchant, Minetto, b. Onondaga Co., NY., s. 1852, p.o. add. Minetto

OSTRANDER, Jno., Retired Farmer, Minetto, b. Saratoga Co., NY, s. 1828, p.o. add. Minetto.

PEASE, Le Roy, Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY, s. 1858, p.o. add. Box 1289, City.

PEASE, Levi, Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY, s. 1826, p.o. add. Bos 1289, City.

PEASE, Alfred, Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Oswego Co. NY, s. 1823, p.o. add. Box 1305, City.

PARK, C.G., Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. New London, Conn., s. 1838, p.o. add. Box 1289, City.

PASKO, E. C., Farmer and Fire Insurance Agent, Oswego, b. Cayuga Co., NY, s. 1856, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

PARSONS, Schuyler L., Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Jefferson Co., NY, s. 1868, p.o. add. Box 1474, City.

PARKINSON, Jno., Farmer, Oswego, b. Yorkshire, England, s. 1833.

PERRY, Walter R., Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Cayuga Co., NY s. 1832, p.o. add. Minetto.

POTTER, H.M., Farmer, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY, s. 1837, p.o. add. Minetto.

PARSONS, Mrs. Sarah, Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Seneca Co., NY., s. 1858, p.o. add. Minetto.

PARSONS, Waterman T., Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY, s. 1857, p.o. add. Minetto.

PIERCE, Morris P., Proprietor Rural Cemetery, Farmer, and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Jefferson Co., NY., s. 1850, p.o. add. Box 1458, City.

PLACE, John, Carpenter and Farmer, Oswego, b. Rhode Island, s. 1836, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

RANDALL, Chester M., Farmer, Oswego, b. Providence, R.I., s. 1845, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

RANDALL, Betsy M., Farmer, Oswego, b. Providence, R.I., s. 1845, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

STEARNS, Hamilton L., Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Herkimer Co., NY, s. 1834, p.o. add. City.

SMITH, Frank, Proprietor Oswego Centre House, Oswego Centre, b. Montreal, Canada, s. 1847, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

STEVENS, Lewis, Farmer, Minetto, b. Rensselaer Co., NY, s. 1828, p.o. add Minetto.

STONE, Philo, Farmer, Oswego, b. Herkimer Co., NY., 1797, s. 1803, p.o. add. City.

SABIN, V., Farmer, Oswego, b. Jeff. Co., NY., s. 1832, p.o. add. S.W. Oswego.

SABIN, Albert A., Farmer, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY., s. 1846, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

THOMPSON, Thos. G., Farmer, Blacksmith, and Stock Dealer, Oswego, b. Washington Co., NY., s. 1846, p.o. add. Box 1343, City.

TODD, Mrs. E.M., Oswego City, b. Herkimer Co., NY., 1797, s. 1853.

TODD, Horace W., Farming, Oswego, b. Otsego Co., NY., s. 1852, p.o. add. Oswego Centre.

WILDER, Eli, Farmer and Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Madison Co., NY., s. 1838, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.

WORDEN, Willet R., Farmer and Loan Commissioner, Assessor twelve years, Oswego, b. Oswego Co., NY, s. 1821, p.o. add. Oswego City.

WORDEN, Schuyler, Fruit-grower, Oswego, b. Cayuga Co., N.Y., s. 1819, p.o. add. Minetto.

WILTSE, James, Farmer, Oswego, b. Chenango Co., NY., 1803, s. 1825, p.o. add. Southwest Oswego.


Many thanks to Jan Turner, who transcribed this list, as well as many others throughout the site.  Jan is researching the following names:  ASKEW, BATCHELOR, BROWN, SMITH, and TURNER.   Jan would love to hear from anyone researching these names.  jaturner@harborside.com
** Jan is also one of our success stories.  She has recently heard from 2 individuals, researching the same family surnames, after they saw her name posted here, on the Oswego GenWeb as a contributor. 

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