The Simeon DAVIS Family
of Granby Township, Oswego Co., New York


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Descendants of Simeon DAVIS and Elizabeth STEWART
First Generation
1.  Simeon DAVIS was born on 30 Jan 1793 in NY, died on 5 Oct 1858 in
    Oswego Co, NY and was buried in Oct 1858 in Jacksonville Cem,
    Onondaga, NY.  Simeon married Elizabeth STEWART.  (Elizabeth
    STEWART was born on 2 Sep 1798 in VT, died on 19 Aug 1864 in
    Oswego Co, NY and was buried in Aug 1864 in Jacksonville Cem,
    Onondaga, NY.) See the 1850 and 1860 Granby Township, Oswego Co,
    New York for more information.
    They had the following children:
      2 M     i. Seth DAVIS was born on 7 Sep 1819 in NY, died on 7
                 Aug 1869 in Oswego Co, NY and was buried in
                 Jacksonville Cem, Onondaga, NY.  Married Ruth E.
                 HOLTON.   Ruth took the children around 1869 and left
                 Seth.
    + 3 F    ii. Rosina DAVIS was born about 1825, died in 1881 in
                 Flushing, Gennesse, MI and was buried in Flushing,
                 Gennesse, MI
      4 M   iii. Henry DAVIS was born about 1828.
      5 F    iv. Polly DAVIS was born on 31 Mar 1829 in Oswego Co, NY,
                 died on 22 Jul 1850 in Oswego Co, NY and was buried
                 in Jul 1850 in Jacksonville Cem, Onondaga, NY.
    + 6 F     v. Rosetta DAVIS was born on 7 Nov 1833 in Onondaga Co,
                 NY and died on 24 Jan 1917 in Owosso, Shiawassee, MI
      7 M    vi. William DAVIS was born about 1834.
      8 M   vii. David DAVIS was born about 1836.
      9 M  viii. Harvey DAVIS was born about 1839.
      Note:  There may have been a son named Silas DAVIS.
Second Generation (Children)
3.  Rosina DAVIS was born about 1825, died in 1881 in Flushing,
    Gennesse, MI and was buried in Flushing, Gennesse, MI.  Rosina
    married James R. TAYLOR.  (James R. TAYLOR was born about 1827 in
    NY.)  James was first married to Mary BROWN, daughter of Jesse and
    Nancy Brown.  

      James and Mary had the following children:
      10 F     i. Susan A. TAYLOR was born about 1835 in Oswego Co,
                  NY.  Sarah was the daughter of James and his first
                  wife, Mary Brown, daughter of Jesse and Nancy Brown
                  of Hannibal, Oswego Co., NY.
      11 M    ii. George TAYLOR was born about 1838 in Oswego Co, NY.
                  George was the son of James and his first wife, Mary
                  Brown, daughter of Jesse and Nancy Brown of
                  Hannibal, Oswego Co., NY.
      
      James and Rosina had the following children:

      12 M   iii. Daniel E. TAYLOR was born about 1846 in Oswego Co,
                  NY.  In the 1870 census of Granby Twp, Oswego Co.,
                  NY, Daniel is listed as the Assistant Marshall.
      13 F    iv. Emily TAYLOR was born about 1847 in Oswego Co, NY.
      14 F     v. Mary J. TAYLOR was born about 1848 in Oswego Co, NY.
    + 15 M    vi. Luther Washington TAYLOR was born on 10 Sep 1849 in
                  Oswego Co, NY and died in 1940 in Flushing,
                  Gennesse, MI
      16 M   vii. Arthur TAYLOR was born about 1850 in Oswego Co, NY.
      17 M  viii. Simeon TAYLOR was born on 9 Sep 1855 in Oswego Co,
                  NY and died on 18 Oct 1967 in Flushing, Gennesse,
                  MI.  Simeon never married.
      18 M    ix. James E. TAYLOR was born about 1857 in Oswego Co,
                  NY.
6.  Rosetta DAVIS was born on 7 Nov 1833 in Onondaga Co, NY and died
    on 24 Jan 1917 in Owosso, Shiawassee, MI.  Sanford, Rosetta,
    Eugene, and Charles are all living with a Betsey Davis and family
    in the 1860 census......  Rosetta stated in the 1900 Census of
    Shiawassee Co Michigan that her father was born in New York;
    Mother born in Vermont.
    Rosetta married Parmer Sanford BROWN, son of Jesse BROWN and Nancy
    __________, on 29 Jul 1849 in Granby Twp, Oswego, NY.  The
    marriage ended in divorce before 1873.  (Parmer Sanford BROWN was
    born on 23 Sep 1830 in Herkimer Co, NY, died on 21 Sep 1895 in
    Headlee, White, IN and was buried on 22 Sep 1895 in Mt Pleasant
    Cem, Headlee, White, IN.) Location of divorce was Clinton Co, MI
    They had the following children:
    + 19 M     i. John Eugene BROWN was born on 19 Aug 1850 in Oswego
                  Co, NY, died on 23 Dec 1912 in Owosso, Shiawassee,
                  MI and was buried on 25 Dec 1912 in Dewey Cem,
                  Owosso, Shiawassee, MI
      20 M    ii. Charles Thomas BROWN was born on 26 Jul 1852 in
                  Oswego Co, NY, died on 28 Sep 1864 in Granby Twp,
                  Oswego, NY and was buried in Sep 1864 in
                  Jacksonville Cem, Onondaga, NY.
                  His death information is Jacksonville Cemetery
                  records.  This information and also information from
                  Rosetta's obituary list Charles' middle initial as
                  "E" which contradicts census information.
Third Generation (Grandchildren)
15.  Luther Washington TAYLOR was born on 10 Sep 1849 in Oswego Co,
     NY and died in 1940 in Flushing, Gennesse, MI.  Luther married
     Hannah Minerva DEMPSEY.  (Hannah Minerva DEMPSEY died on 19 Dec
     1949 in Flushing, Gennesse, MI.) Her family came here from Niles,
     Cayugo Co., NY.
     Luther wrote a letter to his cousin, Mary Alta Brown Wright in
     1923 from Flushing, Gennesse Co., MI.  It is from this letter
     that insight is gained to James R. Taylor's first wife and the
     parents of Parmer Sanford Brown.
19.  John Eugene BROWN was born on 19 Aug 1850 in Oswego Co, NY, died
     on 23 Dec 1912 in Owosso, Shiawassee, MI and was buried on 25 Dec
     1912 in Dewey Cem, Owosso, Shiawassee, MI.  Noted events in his
     life were: 1.  Occupation.  Farmer
     John married Clarissa Olive LOVE, daughter of Unknown and Mary
     __________, on 10 Mar 1874 in Ovid, Clinton, MI.  (Clarissa Olive
     LOVE was born on 28 Apr 1854 in Norwalk, OH, died on 31 Dec 1919
     in Owosso, Shiawassee, MI and was buried in Dewey Cem, Owosso,
     Shiawassee, MI.) A Olive Brown is buried in the Oak Grove
     Cemetery in Owosso.
     They had the following children:
     + 21 F     i. Bertha Mae BROWN was born in 1875 in Clinton Co, MI
                   and died on 20 Dec 1970 in MI
     + 22 F    ii. Mary Alta BROWN was born on 25 Sep 1877 in Clinton
                   Co, MI and died on 16 Aug 1965 in Owosso,
                   Shiawassee, MI
       23 M   iii. Albert W. LOVE was born in Dec 1880 in MI.  His
                   name was Albert W. Love.   He is probably a direct
                   relative of Clarissa (Love) Brown.  Noted events in
                   his life were: 1.  Occupation.  Machinest Garage
Fourth Generation (Great Grandchildren)
21.  Bertha Mae BROWN was born in 1875 in Clinton Co, MI and died on
     20 Dec 1970 in MI.  Bertha married Edgar BARTHOLOMEW, son of
     William Wallace BARTHOLOMEW and Cartherine LOWE, on 21 Sep 1898
     in Owosso, Shiawassee, MI.  (Edgar BARTHOLOMEW was born on 18 Oct
     1863 in Owosso, Shiawassee, MI, died on 31 Mar 1934 in Owosso,
     Shiawassee, MI and was buried on 3 Apr 1934 in Oak Hill Cem,
     Shiawassee, MI.) Edgar died of a Cerebral Hemorrhage.
     They had the following children:
       24 M     i. Cecil Vane BARTHOLOMEW was born on 23 Mar 1904 in
                   Owosso, Shiawassee, MI, died on 20 Apr 1985 in
                   Owosso, Shiawassee, MI and was buried in Oak Hill
                   Cem, Shiawassee, MI.  Cecil loved to write plays in
                   his spare time.  Noted events in his life were:
                   1. Occupation.  Doctor
                   Cecil married Lillian M. SCHLAACK on 22 Apr 1944 in
                   Owosso, Shiawassee, MI.  (Lillian M. SCHLAACK died
                   on 13 Nov 1999 in Davidson, MI and was buried in
                   Owosso, Shiawassee, MI.)
22.  Mary Alta BROWN was born on 25 Sep 1877 in Clinton Co, MI and
     died on 16 Aug 1965 in Owosso, Shiawassee, MI.  Mary married Asa
     Torrence WRIGHT, son of William WRIGHT and Rhoda Ann ORSER, on 25
     Mar 1903 in Burton, MI.  (Asa Torrence WRIGHT was born on 4 Aug
     1872 in Kingston, Ont and died on 21 Apr 1937 in Owosso,
     Shiawassee, MI.) Asa emmigrated to the US from Canada in 1874.
     They had the following children:
       25 M     i. Asa T. Jr. WRIGHT was born on 14 Feb 1904 in
                   Owosso, Shiawassee, MI, died on 29 Feb 1968 in
                   Saginaw, MI and was buried in Oak Hill Cem,
                   Shiawassee, MI.  Manager of the Lansing State
                   Journal of Lansing MI.  Noted events in his life
                   were: 1.  Occupation.  Mgr MI Liquor Store
                   Asa married Katherine Grace McCALL, daughter of Ray
                   McCALL and Gladys HELMS, on 3 Jul 1935 in Elkhart,
                   IN.  (Katherine Grace McCALL was born on 4 Nov 1907
                   in Ithaca, MI, died on 1 Sep 1985 in Owosso,
                   Shiawassee, MI and was buried on 3 Sep 1985 in Oak
                   Hill Cem, Shiawassee, MI.)
       26 F    ii. Thelma B. WRIGHT was born on 15 Jan 1910 in Owosso,
                   Shiawassee, MI and died on 20 May 1987 in West Palm
                   Beach, FL.  Thelma married Filbert E. HARTSHORN.
                   Filbert E. HARTSHORN was born on 23 Sep 1908 and died
                   in July of 1968.
       27 M   iii. Maxwell Eugene WRIGHT was born on 3 Aug 1912 in
                   Owosso, Shiawassee, MI, died on 11 Oct 1985 in
                   Owosso, Shiawassee, MI and was buried in Oak Hill
                   Cem, Shiawassee, MI.  Maxwell married Virginia
                   MADILL.

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