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  Erie Steamboat Walk-in-the-Water, 1818-1821
A NET SEARCH FOR JOSIAH M. ELDER'S GRAND-PARENTS in PA
   by Nancy Anne Elder Petersen, Clark County, Vancouver, WA, USA
       nancyp@teleport.com

Family notes of Dad's family members-- to Josiah M. Elder's grandfather JOSEPH ELDER
My great-grandfather Josiah in Michigan:
Josiah M. ELDER(b. 1 JAN 1848 , Portage Township, Wood Co. OH
       ELDER PLOT    -- d. 23 Dec.1931   Petersburg, Monroe Co, MI  (Civil War Veteran)
           Brothers Joseph Elder and Martin Elder (Civil War OH)
             Josiah's father: John Elder, birthplace: PA (b. abt. 1805, his father: Joseph, res. PA)
             Josiah's mother:  Mary Morehouse, b. Portage, OH, abt. 1811

             Josiah's - 2nd spouse Mary A. LISTER b. 2 MAR 1862 Britton, MI  (d. 15 Jun 1939)
                        Children: George Josiah(1902) and Elma Amelia (1900)  (Petersburg, MI)

My great-grandmother:
 - 1st spouse Emily Amelia TROMBLEY   -b.14 Dec. 1847 Monroe Co, MI -d. 2 MAR 1889)
     m 4 July 1868 by Burton Parton, JP in Summerfield, Monroe Co, MI
                                 Emily's brother: Joseph A. TROMBLEY (1855-1943)

(Emily's father: Moses TREMBLAY/TROMBLY - b. 30 JUN 1819 Chazy, Clinton Co, NY
              or b. 1822 St. Jean near Montreal (from Denissen's "Genealogy of Detroit French"
              d. 21 NOV 1895 in Petersburg, Monroe Co, MI (buried in Village Cemetery)
              His spouse Edith DRUYOR b. 1826 in Lasalle, Monroe Co, MI
               or Edesse DROUILLARD, b. 2 OCT 1827 St. Antoine, Monroe Co., MI
                                                     m. 26 JAN 1847 St. Antoine, Monroe, MI
                                                     d. 23 MAR 1885 in Petersburg, MI

  ? his Mother--Victoria MARNE or Marney  (d. Nov. 15, 1868 aged 82 Chazy, Clinton, NY)
     PRDH:   Genevieve Victoire Marne
                 born 15 Feb 1787    bap 24 Feb 1787 at Chambly, QC
                  Parents: Louis Marne Richelieu & Genevieve Boileau
     his father: Louis TREMBLAY (d. Sept 10, 1870, aged 91 years and 10 months, Chazy, NY)
     PRDH  Louis Tremblay           (children baptised at L'Acadie, St.-Jean-sur-Richelieu)
                  born 23 Apr 1778    bap 24 Apr 1778   at Baie St-Paul, QC
                  Parents: Bruno Tremblay & Francoise Vandale

 TREMBLAY families in QUEBEC--Official Tremblay Assoc.
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Chazy Twp (Clinton County, NY) - Residents from Rev War
(M246 ref). See US NATL ARCHIVES, ITEM #1, REV WAR MUSTER
ROLLS, SERIES M246, REELS 129, 132, 133.
Farriole, Alex, Jr. Pvt               Also: Chazy History, p. 26,48 : Lewis Marney, Sr.,Pvt.
Gosselin, Clement, Maj                                         Lewis Marney, Jr.,sergt.
Gosselin, Louis                                                                       Amable Boilleau, lt.
Olvier, Robert                                                                          Antoine Boileau
Rouse, Jacques, Pvt
Trombley, Laurent Bruno
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            (My Grandfather)..  Martin Paschal ELDER (b.1877 Michigan-d.1960 Oregon)
                                       - spouse Emily Kathryn KINNEY           KINNE in Salem MA

                                                                 sisters and brothers of Martin Paschal:
                                                                 Mary Ada ELDER (1869)
                                                                       spouse: Robert ROE (1891)
                                                                  Alfred Otis ELDER (1872)
                                                                       spouse: Laura RINEHART
                                                                  Ellen Lucetta ELDER (1884)
                                                                  Edward Ezra  ELDER (1886)

(My Father)   ..  Martin Irwin ELDER  (b.Nov. 17, 1912 -d.Aug. 16, 1989  Salem,Oregon)
                         spouse Winifred Elsie Henry (b.July 29, 1916)
       (Myself) .. Nancy Anne ELDER  (b.July 13, 1940 Oregon)
            ..(My son) Lawrence Russell PETERSEN  (b. April 30, 1962 Eugene, Oregon)
                             now in California
              .. (My grandsons)
                    Robert Brian PETERSEN  (b.1980 Washington DC) now in California
                     Eric Anthony PETERSEN  (b.1981 Bethesda MD) now in California

 STEAMBOAT "Walk-in-the-water" built at Black Rock in 1818,
    but IT WAS "WRECKED AND LOST NEAR BUFFALO IN 1822"
12 steamboats were built in 1833, "Michigan" listed first
"article transcribed from original story in Bethel Magazine, Jan. 1836"

Elder queries: http://genforum.genealogy.com/elder
Trombley queries: http://genforum.genealogy.com/tremblay/messages/69.html
Liana Trombley, Carlton, Monroe County, MI
http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/t/r/o/Liana-Brunell-Trombley/index.html
   Liana's Skamania County: Marble family

MAP of MONROE COUNTY  http://www.multimag.com/county/mi/monroe/map.html
Monroe County newspaper: http://www.monroenews.com
Genealogical Society of Monroe County, MI
Trombley photos: http://www.geocities.com/Athens/4105/thresh.html
Monroe County MIGenWeb (lookups) http://www.rootsweb.com/~migenweb
Carlton, Michigan http://www.multimag.com/city/mi/carleton/index.html
Petersburg, Michigan http://www.multimag.com/city/mi/petersburg

1820 Census for Monroe County, Michigan
http://members.tripod.com/~tfred/1820mon.html

1860 Census for Monroe County, Michigan  on Rootsweb.com
ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/mi/monroe/fedcens/1860
15 Trombley's listed:
Page 10.  Division Summerfield  Reel no: M653-554  Real. va. Pers. val. Bplace  MRD.SCH R/W
3   68   68   Trombley  Moses  37   M  Farmer      1,000     300        N.Y.
4   68   68   Trombley  Ada    33   F                                   MI
5   68   68   Trombly   Amelia 12   F                                   MI
6   68   68   Trombly   Edward  9   M                                   MI
7   68   68   Trombly   Joseph  5   M                           > 


1860 CENSUS for Monroe County, MI - 30 Kinney names
1860 Census--Lewis Trombley, Horace Hill, Julius Roe/Mary Ann Elder

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1850 Census - JOHN ELDER IN LIBERTY TOWNSHIP, WOOD CO., OH
ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/oh/wood/census/1850cen.txt
OH 1850 census p. 127  (NRE=No Real Estate Value stated  AS=Attended School)
324-332; ELDER, John, 45; M; Farmer; NRE; born Pennsylvania
324-332; ELDER, Mary, 39; F; -; born Ohio
324-332; ELDER, Mary A, 16; F; -; born Ohio; AS
324-332; ELDER, Joseph, 14; M; -; born Ohio; AS
324-332; ELDER, Elisabeth, 12; F; -; born Ohio; AS
324-332; ELDER, Martin V.?, 9; M; -; born Ohio; AS
324-332; ELDER,  Ester C., 7; F; -; born Ohio; AS
324-332; ELDER, Nancy J., 5; F; -; born Ohio; AS
324-332; ELDER, Josiah M., 2; M; -; born Ohio

1860 CENSUS JOHN ELDER IN LIBERTY TOWNSHIP, WOOD CO.,OH
Wood County, Ohio (Bowling Green, County Seat (south of Toledo): (Map)
Wood County, Ohio GenWeb: http://www.rootsweb.com/~ohwood/

Wood County Chapter, Ohio Genealogical Society
http://www.skpub.com/genie/census/oh/wood.html
http://www.woodcounty.com/locate.htm
OHIO HELPLIST    http://posom.com/hl/usa/oh.shtml

Clinton County, NY and Chazy, NY links:
http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyclinto

Northern NY Canadian American Genealogical Society articles
  http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyclinto/t__z.htm

Clinton County cemeteries (Surname index for Trombleys):
http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyclinto/tcem.htm

Clark County (WA) Genealogical Society:
http://www.ccgs-wa.org

Nancy's DAR application page:
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~nancyelder/dar.htm

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