James FAY, son of Cyrus, was born in Sturbridge, Mass., married
of Brookfield, Mass., and came to Cattaraugus county in 1829, in
settling on the farm now owned by Cyrus M. FAY, his son. He was
highly respected, held several town offices, and was a member and
the Presbyterian church. He died in 1882, aged ninety-two years.
five children four are living: William G., Sarah J. (Mrs. I. L.
C., and Cyrus M. Cyrus M. FAY, living on the homestead, was born
1833. In 1858 he married Ellen I., daughter of William M.
PIERCE, of this
town. Children: Sarah O. (Mrs. B. J. GREENE) and Elsie M. (Mrs.
LITCHFIELD). He was supervisor from 1877 to 1879 and assessor
Historical Gazetteer and Biographical Memorial of Cattaraugus Co.
NY, ed by
William Adams, pub 1893
History of the Town of Franklinville - Chapter XXVIII (28)
Surnames: FAY, RICE, COLE, PIERCE, GREENE, LITCHFIELD