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TRUMAN
FAMILY CHRONOLOGY

Containing Possible Connections to the Family
of Peter Truman the Loyalist


Compiled by Ann Tappero
Research performed by Helen Clegg, Ann Tappero, Bob Goodwin,
Harriet Stryker-Rodda, E. Kay Kirkham and others.


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1744, 4 Nov-Peter Truman

Christened at Schraalenburg, Bergen, New Jersey in the Dutch Reformed Church. Son of Richard and Jannetje Brouwer Truman who were married about 1738. He was the third of three children. Paternal grandparents were Richard Truman and Cornelia Haring. Maternal grandparents were Adolphus Brouwer and Jannetje Verdon or Fardon. Listed as Petrus on christening. History of Bergen Co., New Jersey; FHL Book 974.7 B4b vol.1, p.2

1747, 3 Nov-Richard Truman (father of Peter Truman)

Buried from the New York City Dutch Reformed Church.

1747,10 Nov-Richard Truman (father of Peter Truman)

Administration of estate granted to his wife Jane. (Jannetje)

1748,14 Dec-Jannetje Brouwer (mother of Peter Truman)

Married (2) to John Churchwell at the Dutch Reformed Church in New York City. Listed as Jane Truman, widow.

1753. 25 Feb-Jannetje Churchwell (half sister to Peter Truman)

Christened in New York City, Dutch Reformed Church.

1760-John Churchwell (Peter Truman's step father)

Listed in tax list of Rumbout Precinct of Dutchess County, New York. This is probably in Fishkill where the family was known to reside. Adolphus Brouwer, maternal Grandfather of Peter Truman had connections to Dutchess County as early as 8 October 1741 when he bought land and was listed as of Bergen County, New Jersey.

1765, 5 Aug-Peter Truman

Married Elizabeth Harris. This comes from New York Marriage bonds, vol. IX, p.231. New York Marriages Prior to 1784; Ogden FHL Book 974.7 V25ny There was a Francis Harris in Dutchess Co., New York land records in June 1771, and a Joseph Harris witnessed a christening at New Hackensack, Dutchess Co.,17 Sep 1775.

1767, 12 Apr-Peter Truman

Witnessed christening of Jacomntie Brouwer, d. of Isack Brouwer and Jacomijntie Quackenbos. Isack was his uncle.12 Apr 1767 in Fishkill, Dutchess, New York, Dutch Reformed Church Records FHL Book 974.733 K3w

1768, 30 May-Adolph Trueman (brother of Peter Truman)

Older brother of Peter Truman, witnessed deed in Rumbout Precinct of Dutchess County. Was shown as of that place at that time.

1768-Adolphus Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Named as eldest son in the will of his mother, Hannah Truman (step mother) probate 4 Jul 1825, in Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027770 Named after Peter's brother, Adolph Trueman, see previous.

1769-Jane Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Birth, probably in Dutchess Co., New York area. Named after Peter Truman's mother Jannetje.

1770-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Birth, in New York. Named after his fathers uncle, Jacob Brouwer, brother to Jannetje Brouwer Truman.

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1774, 2 Sep-Catherine Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Birth verified from death record: Cemeteries of Franklin Co., New York FHL Book 974.755 V3c v.2 Buried in Hillside Rest Cemetery, Bombay, New York. Age 87 yrs., 4 mos.,10 days

1777-Peter Truman (Joined the Loyalist cause in the Revolution)

Rolls of the Provincial (Loyalist) Corps, by Fryer and Smy; FHL Book
971 M2f

List of (Jessup's) Loyal Rangers, Captain William Fraser's Co. (6th company),1783. Age 37, 5' 7" tall, served 5yrs. 6mth. of America

1783-Peter Truman

Loyalist Lists, by E. Keith Fitzgerald FHL Book 9T I M2fe
Shows he is from New York and is a farmer

1783-Peter Truman

Alburgh was settled by loyalists who thought they were in Canada. In a report from Harriet Stryker-Rodda she states that the Peter Truman clan had come up from Orange County, New York where they had been loyalists. Probably married Hannah, his second wife about this time.

1786, 1 Apr-Elizabeth or Betsy Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Birth verified from death record: Vermont Vital Record Index FHL Film #027716.
Betsy Wait, age 72 years,11 months, 24 days, died 25 Mar 1859. Daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah Truman, Born in Alburgh. Buried in South Cemetery, Isle La Motte, Grand Isle, Vermont. Cemetery record says wife of Rev. William W. Wait

It was a common practice to name a child of a 2nd marriage after the deceased first wife.

1788-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Married Anna Latham

1789, 28 Jan-John Franklin Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Bible records of the family of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 Al #753

His daughter Rhoda Sarah states in the 1880 federal census of Plainfield, Kent, Michigan, FHL Film #1254587, and the 1884 Michigan State census of the same place, FHL Film #984656, that he was born in Vermont.

His daughters, Adeliza Lauretta and Anna Maria, state in the 1880 federal census of Peoa, Summit, Utah, FHL Film #12553387, that he was born in Connecticut.

His son, Jacob Mica Truman, does not give a place of birth in the 1880 federal census of Truman Ranch, Gunlock, Washington, Utah FHL Film #1255339

May have been named after John Churchwell and Francis Harris.

1790, Aug-Jacob Truman ?

New Jersey Tax Ratables, Morris County, 1778-1822 FHL Film #865483 This is definitely Jacob Freeman. The letter "f" is very clear and it is with the "f's" in the alpha index.

1790-Peter Truman (census began first of August for New York, the Vermont census taken a year later)

Because Vermont joined the union as the fourteenth state in 1791, it missed the first federal census by one year. Although labeled 1790, the census was actually taken one year later
1790 census of Champlain, Clinton, New York (many of the people of Alburgh are listed in this census.)
1 male over 16 (Peter)
4 females (Hannah, Jane, Catharine (married 5 Jan 1791 ), Elizabeth) (Catharine's father-in-law's family shows 1 son short from 1790-1791)
1791 census of Alburgh, Chittenden, Vermont (now in Grand Isle Co., Vermont)
1 male over 16 (Peter)
1 male under 16 (Francis, born abt. 1790)
2 females (daughter Elizabeth and wife Hannah)

1790-Francis Truman (son of Peter Truman and Hannah) (needs to be researched further)

Birth: Abt. 1790 ,1810 census of Essex, Chittenden, Vermont, p.227
Named after Francis Harris?

1790-Peter Truman

Calendar of Ira Allen Papers at the Wilbur Library. Ira Allen of Colchester, Vermont to Phinihas Loomis, of Burlington, Merchant "Order: Please pay Mr. Truman nine shillings in Shoes." This probably refers to Peter Truman. Other Trumans in the New York City area had been shoemakers.

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1791, 5 Jan-Catharine Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Married Joseph S. Mott both of Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont. First child born 1792, Peggy Mott. died 5 Jan 1838, age 46 yrs., unmarried
Allen L. Stratton's History, Town of Alburgh, Vermont FHL Book 974.312/Al H2s

1792,16 May-Peter Truman

History of Franklin and Grand Isle Co., Vermont p.632
Peter Truman and others elected Haywards, 16 May 1792

1792-unknown Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Born. A grandson named Peter Darby is mentioned in the will of her mother, Hannah Truman, probate 4 Jul 1825, in Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027770. The unknown daughter died before 1825.

1795-23 Jul-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Truman Family Research Association, newsletter. FHL Film #1036450 Research report by E. Kay Kirkham, Oct 1955
Was one of a group of men seeking land in the township of Barford, Mississquoi, Quebec, Canada. One of a list of associate settlers under Levi Allen, and was shown as being from Vermont, 23 Jul 1795

Original petition is on FHL Film # 1631001, petition # 15917

1793-Peter Truman

Town records of Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027768
Tax lists,1793

1794-Peter Truman

Town records of Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027768
Tax lists, 1794

1794, 7 Jan-John Truman (son of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Birth verified from death record: John Truman, age 49 yrs.1 mo.,18 d., husband of Phoebe Truman, died 25 Feb 1843.
Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #027712

Buried South Alburgh Cemetery Named after John Churchwell, Peter's stepfather.

1795-Peter Truman

Town records of Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027768
Tax lists,1795

1795-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Ira Allen vs. Jacob Luther Truman for trespassing. Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont court records.

1796, 9 Apr-Peter Truman

Town records of Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027768
Ear mark, 9 Apr 1796

1796-Jane Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Married Andrew Hazen, of North Hero, Grand Isle, Vermont. First and only child, Milton, born Apr 1797, died in Kentucky of yellow fever,1823. The Hazen Family In America.; FHL Feesch #6060586, p.135

1799-Jane Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Died before 27 Aug 1801 when Andrew Hazen's third wife had a child.
The Hazen Family In America; FHL Feesch #6060586, p.135

1799,10 Mar-Hannah Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Birth on tombstone. Buried in Jerusalem Cemetery, North Hero, Vermont. Allen L. Stratton's History, Town of North Hero, Vermont FHL Book #974. 312/ N1 H2s

Named after her mother.

1800, Jun-Almus Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Birth:
1850 census record of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont FHL Film #444922
1860 census record of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont FHL Film #805319
1870 census record of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont FHL Film #553116
Vermont Vital Record Index, FHL Film #540154

Gives parents as Jacob and Anna Truman

A history of the Methodist Church gives his birth as Jun 1800 and says he was born in Grand Isle.

1800-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

1800 Clinton co., New York census FHL Film #193710
1 female 16-26
1 male 26-45, no children listed

1800-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

On road levi list, Plattsburgh, Clinton, New York

1800-Stephen Truman (ages won't fit to be a son of Peter)

Chittenden co., Vermont Supreme Court Records from microfilm at the Vermont Public Record Office. Researched by Bob Goodwin
Vol. 1, p.58, Witness, June term 1800

He was born 1755-1774. More than likely closer to 1755 because of the ages of his children. His father could be Elijah Truman who was also in Washington co.

1800 census of Washington co., New York, p.447
11010 20210 00
1 male under 10 (1790-1800)
1 male 10 and under 16 (1784-1790)
1 male 26 and under 45 (1755-1774)
2 females under 10 (1790-1800)
2 females 16 and under 26 (1774-1790)
1 female 26 and under 45 (1755-1774)

1800-Peter Truman (census began first of August)

1800 census of Alburgh, Franklin, Vermont (now in Grand Isle co., Vermont)
2 males under 10; (John born 1794, grandson Almus born 1800)
2 males 10-16; (Francis born abt.1790, grandson John Franklin born 1789) 1 male over 45; (Peter)
3 females under 10; (daughter [married Darby] born abt. 1790; Hannah born 10 Mar 1799; ? could be daughter of Jacob Luther Truman)
1 female 10-16; (Elizabeth born 1786)
1 female over 45; (Hannah)

1801-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

On road levi list Plattsburgh, Clinton, New York

1802 Anna Latham (Jacob Luther Truman's first wife)

Married Russell Jones of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont

1804 3 Oct-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Was in Ontario, Canada.
From the Russell Papers, regarding charges against Jacob Trueman (the road man) by Robert Baldwin. Dated 3 Oct 1804
Biographical and Genealogical card index of Ontario FHL Film #1544228

l804, 8 Oct-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Petitioned for land in Ontario, Canada, 8 Oct 1804, has taken oath of allegiance, applied for 200 acres in Clark, rejected because unmarried and unknown. Upper Canada land petitions T, bundle 7

1805,15 Feb-Peter Truman

Probate records of Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #028269
Probate 15 Feb I 805, Alburgh was in Chittenden co., Vermont at this time. Left to wife Hannah, named her guardian of his children

1806-Elizabeth or Betsy Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Marriage: Cemetery record says wife of Rev. William W. Wait.
Vermont Vital Record Index FHL Film #027716

First child Daniel, born 14 Jun 1807.
Vermont Vital Record Index FHL Film #027716

Allen L. Stratton's History, Town of Isle La Motte, Vermont FHL Book 974.312/I1 H2s

1806/7-Jacob L. Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Reports of Joseph Ellicott, Holland Land Company Papers FHL Book 974.796 B4d v.32. Published by the Buffalo Historical Society, Buffalo, New York
A Jacob Turman, land records 1806/7, record of tax levied, owned 232 acres

1810-John Franklin Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Married in Richmond, Tioga, Pennsylvania, Martha (aka Patty) Spencer. She was the daughter of Mica Spencer and Rhoda Mudge.

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1811, 13 Apr-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Appointed constable for the township of King, Home District, Ontario 13 Apr 1811.
Report of the Dept. of Public Records and Archives of Ontario, 1932 page 179. Book in the Family History Library.

1811, 8 Nov-Anna Maria Truman (daughter of John Franklin Truman and Martha Spencer)

Born at Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
South Cottonwood, Utah ward records FHL Film #026625
Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 A1 #753
Married (1) James Russell Barnum, 20 Jun 1832, in Charlotteville, Norfolk, Ontario. Registers of marriage, Norfolk County, Ontario FHL Film #477532. Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 A1 #753. Had children by first marriage: Martha Ann, died at age 13; John Bunnell, married Esther Minerva Murray; Henry James, married Keren-happuch Russell.
Married (2), Lyman Stoddard. LDS Endowment House, Book A. page 765 #5493 FHL Film #183374 married at Winter Quarters, Nebraska by George A. Smith
Married (3), Joseph Robison. Salt Lake marriages FHL Film #183380. Married in Brigham Young's room in Fillmore, Millard, Utah by Brigham Young.
Death:10 Mar 1891 in Peoa, Utah.
Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 Al #753
She came across the plains sometime during 1854 in the Peregrine Sessions Company, with her mother, Martha Spencer Truman, her uncle, George Spencer, and her two sons, John Bunnell Barnum, and Henry James Barnum. Moved to Peoa, Utah from the Big Cottonwood area of the Salt Lake Valley, with her children and other members of the Truman family, in 1860. Was one of the first school teachers in Peoa.

1815, Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Married about this time Abigail Horton of Palmyra, Wayne, New York. She was in her father's will as Abigail Truman, 27 Jan 1819, Palmyra, Ontario, New York

1815, 6 Jan-Adeliza Laurette Truman (daughter of John Franklin Truman and Martha Spencer)

Born at Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania.
Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 A1 #753
Married (1) Henry Verveleen Barnum, 22 Mar 1831 in Charlotteville, Norfolk, Ontario. Marriage records of Norfolk County, Ontario FHL Film #477532 One of the witnesses was her father John Franklin Truman. Had children: John Wheeler Barnum, died when a few months old; Rhoda Priscilla Barnum; Lois Maria Barnum, married Joseph Reed.
Married (2), Ashael Plumb Murray,1846, Knox co., Illinois. LDS Endowment House FHL Film ##183394, divorced 10 May 1855, this divorce date is in error. Had a daughter Martha Sarah Murray, married Lewis Albert Huffaker.

Married (3), Charles Shumway, 5 Apr 1856. LDS Endowment House FHL Film # 183374 Married in Presidents Office

Married (4), George Vaughn Thompson. LDS Endowment House FHL Film #183395. Married in Presidents Office

Married (5), Joseph Palmer,1880 federal census of Peoa, Summit, Utah FHL Film #1255338

Death:1 Apr 1890 at Willow Creek, Bingham, Idaho. Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 Al #753

1819. Almus Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Marriage to Priscilla Fenton, daughter of Gamsliel and Elizabeth Fenton. She was born 9 Aug 1798. Calculated from age at death. 21 yrs., 9 mos. on 9 May 1820. Cemetery records of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont FHL Film #027887. Shown as wife of Almus Truman

1820-Hannah Truman (Peter Truman's second wife)

1820 census of Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont, p.159

1820,10 Jun-Rhoda Sarah Truman (daughter of John Franklin Truman and Martha Spencer)

Born in New York. Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 A1 #753. 1880 federal census of Rockford, Kent, Michigan FHL Film #1254587. 1884 Michigan State census FHL Film #984656. In a letter dated 16 Mar 1948, her daughter, Minnie, stated she was born in Charlotteville, Norfolk, Ontario. In the 1880 census she states she was born in New York.
Married Stephen F. Hicks, 24 Apr 1844, in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan. Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 A1 #753 .Marriage records of Washtenaw co., Michigan FHL Film #014830. Adopted two daughters; Myrta, married Ira Sargeant, and Minnie, married Jacob T. Preston.
Death,10 Jan 1894, of Rockford, Kent, Michigan. Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 A1 #753

1821, 8 Oct-John Franklin Truman (Jacob Luther Truman's son)

Bought land from Holland Land Co.

1822, 3 Nov-Almus Spencer Truman (son of John Franklin Truman and Martha Spencer)

Birth: Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 A1 #753. LDS St. George Temple FHL Film # 170845, gives date of birth as 23 Nov 1823

Death, 4 Jan 1830: LDS St. George Temple FHL Film #170845
800 More Vital Records of Eastern New York; FHL Book 974.7 V2bfga
Almus Truman,11, oldest son of John F., d 1/4/30 in Ogdensburgh

1823, 19 May-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Bought land from Holland Land Co.

1824-Almus Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Marriage to Betsy Pardo. Born 1808 in Vermont. Died before 1854 when Almus remarried. Birth:1850 census of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont FHL Film #444922. Her name comes from the deaths of her sons James and Latham, Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #540154

1824, Sep-Horatio Truman (son of Almus Truman and Betsy Pardo)

1850 census of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont FHL Film #444922 age 25. 1900 census of Manitowoc, Manitowoc, Wisconsin FHL Film #1241797 age 73. Married Elizabeth C. Morse and moved to Manitowoc, Manitowoc, Wisconsin. Had children Vincent, Kate (married Charles E. Burgess), and Agnes. Died 6 Mar 1902 Manitowoc, Manitowoc, Wisconsin

1825, 19 May-Hannah Truman (Peter Truman's second wife)

Probate: 19 May 1825. Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont town records FHL Film #027770 .Names daughters, Catharine Mott, Hannah Truman, Elizabeth Wait and sons, eldest son Adolphus Truman, youngest son John Truman. Also grandson Peter Darby. Executor is Philip Cook. Also Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont probate FHL Film #028269
Died between 19 May 1825, 4 Jul 1825

1825-Adolphus Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Named as eldest son in the will of his mother, Hannah Truman (step mother), probate 4 Jul 1825, in Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027770

1825-Catherine Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Named as daughter, Catherine Mott, in will of her mother, Hannah Truman (step mother), probate 4 Jul 1825, in Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027770

1825-Elizabeth Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Named as daughter, Elizabeth Wait, in will of her mother, Hannah Truman, probate 4 Jul 1825, in Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027770

1825-unknown Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

A grandson named Peter Darby is mentioned in the will of her mother,
Hannah Truman, probate 4 Jul 1825, in Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027770. She died before 1825.

1825-John Truman (son of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Named as youngest son, John Truman, in will of his mother, Hannah Truman, probate 4 Jul 1825, in Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027770

1825-Hannah Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Named as daughter, Hannah Truman, in will of her mother, Hannah Truman, probate 4 Jul 1825, in Alburgh, Grand Isle, Vermont FHL Film #027770

1825, 30 Aug-Jacob Mica Truman (son of John Franklin Truman and Martha Spencer)

Birth: Bible records of the family of John Franklin Truman FHL Book 929.273 Al #753. Treasures of Pioneer History. Stories of the Mormon Battalion Vol. 5
Married (1) Elizabeth Boyce,19 Apr 1849 (History of Jacob M. Truman, by Robert H. Goodwin), had twelve children by this marriage; Martha Ann, married (1) Nathaniel R. Ashly, (2) John Powell; John Franklin, died age 15; Emma Maria, married Franklin Overton Holt; Jacob Boyce, died age 18; George Almus, married Emma Leavitt; William Thomas, married (1) Mary Jane Hunt, (2) Mrs. Paralee Potter; Laceus, died age 1; Lucy Elizabeth, married (1) Joseph Smith Huntsman, (2) Joseph Leavitt; Albert Henry, married Florence Matilda Bowler; Mary Lois, married (1) James Alfred Hunt, (2) Hyrum Rumellis Jones; Lasina Almena, married John Henry Bowler; Esther Priscilla, married (1) Jonathan Reed Hunt, (2) John I. Pace.
Married (2) Catharine Maxwell, 21 Dec 1856 (LDS Endowment House FHL Film # 183395), had seven children; Ralph Maxwell, died age 14; Rhoda Maria, married Amos Pratt Hunt; Lauretta Catherine, married William Baird Mathie; Elizabeth Ann, died age 2; Mica Spencer, married Julia Euzell Crandall; Ellen Sophia, married John Park Brockbank; Arthur Monroe; married Helen Eugenia Killpack.
Married (3) Julia Ardena Hales, 7 Jun 1857 (LDS Endowment House FHL Film #183374) no issue.
Death: 23 Nov 1881 at Hamblin, Washington, Utah. Obituary File Index FHL Film #821693. The Ancestral File gives his death place as Truman Ranch near Gunlock, Utah, 22 Nov 1881. Tombstone, Hamblin, Washington, Utah cemetery He was a member of the Mormon Battalion and one of the early settlers of Peoa, Utah

1826, 2 May-James Truman (son of Almus Truman and Betsy Pardo)

Birth: Census records of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont;
1850 FHL Film #444922;
1860 FHL Film #805319;
1870 FHL Film #553116;
1880 FHL Film #1255343;
1900 FHL Film # 1241690
Married, about 1851, Delia A. Proctor, daughter of R. W. Proctor and Harriet King. Had children: Hattie F, married William L. Allen; Lislyle G., married John A. Clapp; twin sons born 20 Apr 1867, and died within 10 days of birth; Bessie M., unmarried.
Death 21 Sep 1907 Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #540154. Age 81 yrs., 4 mos.,19 ds. Tombstone inscription from the Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont

1828-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Land records of Niagara co., and Wayne co., New York. 8 Jul 1828 sold land in Marion, Wayne, New York with wife Abigail.

1830-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

1830 census of Niagara, Niagara, New York FHL Film #017155
1 male 50-60 (Jacob)
1 female 30-40 (Abigail)
2 males 10-15 (David Truman, 1850 census of Porter, Niagara, New York (IGI: David Truman, born 1820 of Chittenden, Vermont, son of Jacob Luther Truman and Abigail Horton)), and one other unnamed son)
1 male 5-10 (Robert Horton Truman) 1

1830, 25 Mar-Priscilla Truman (daughter of Almus Truman and Betsy Pardo)

Birth: 25 Mar 1830. Calculated from age at death 33 yrs.,1 mo., 27 days Census records of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont:
1850 FHL Film #444922
1860 FHL Film #805319

Marriage:19 Mar 1853 to Richard C. Bush. Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #027712 and 027496. No issue.

Death: 21 May 1863 Vermont Vita1 Records Index FHL Film #027496 Buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont.

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1831 22 Mar-John Franklin Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna)

Witnesses marriage of daughter Adeliza Lauretta to Henry Verveleen Barnum, 22 Mar 1831, at Charlotteville, Norfolk, Ontatio.
Marriage Records of London District. FHL Film #477532

1832, Sep-Latham F. Truman (son of Almus Truman and Betsy Pardo)

Birth: Census records of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont;
1850 FHL Film #444922;
1860 FHL Film #805319;
1870 FHL Film #553116.

Marriage, 7 Sep 1863, to Anna E. Proctor, daughter of Napoleon B. Proctor and Nancy Goodrich. Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #027712 Had children; Jessica Proctor, married Archibald James Taylor; Henry, died at a week old Grace Ware ,died at age 10.

Death, 22 Jun 1878. Vermont Vita1 Records Index FHL Film #540154 Age 45 yrs., 9 mos. Buried at Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont

1834, 8 Sep-John Franklin Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Witnesses the marriage of Charles Douglas Barnum and Mary Ann Brown, 8 Sep 1834 at Woodhouse, Norfolk, Ontario

1835, 2 May-John Franklin Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Was an innkeeper in Charlotteville, Norfolk, Ontario, when he witnessed a deed of land between David W. Barnum and Farnham. Registered 1839 and he was late of Norfolk co. He had probably moved to Michigan by this time. Deed was dated 2 May 1835

1835, Aug-Abigail M. Truman (daughter of Almus Truman and Betsy Pardo)

Birth: Census records of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont
1860 FHL Film #805319;
1870 FHL Film #553116;
1880 FHL Film #1255343;
1900 FHL Film #1241690.
Death: Her estate was probate 18 Apr 1921 in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont. She was unmarried

1836, 2 Aug-Hannah Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Married David Harvey in North Hero, Grand Isle, Vermont, as his second wife. Had no children

1839, Apr-Anna Truman aka Hannah (daughter of Almus Truman and Betsy Pardo)

Birth: Census records of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont:
1850 FHL Film #444922
1860 FHL Film #805319
1870 FHL Film #553116
1880 FHL Film #1255343
1900 FHL, Film #1241690

Marriage to Charles Wesley Drew. Based on the 1900 census of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont FHL Film #1241690. Had children: Charles R. Drew, married Ida J. Herrick; Cora Erva Drew, unmarried; Anna Louisa Drew, married F.E. Chamberlin; John A. Drew, married Emma J. Pratt

Death: Tombstone inscription from the Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont.

1839, 26 Dec-John Franklin Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Death: LDS St. George Temple FHL Film #170845. Family tradition says that he went fishing and never returned. His wife was at Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan in the 1840 federal census

1840-Jacob Luther Truman (son of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

1840 census of Wheatfield, Niagara, New York FHL Film #017199
1 male 60-70 ( 1770-1780)
1 female 50-60 (1780-1790)
2 males 20-30 (1810-1820)
1 male 15-20 (1820-1825)

1843. 25 Feb-John Truman (son of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Death: Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #027712 John Truman, age 49 yrs,1 mo.,18 d., husband of Phoebe Truman, died 25 Feb 1843. Buried South Alburgh Cemetery.

In 1850, the heirs of John Truman set aside part of the land in his estate to be used for this cemetery, "it being a piece of land long used for that purpose." Now called Alburgh Tongue Cemetery.

Probate Records, Court House, North Hero, Vermont. Book #9, p.421. Allen L. Stratton's History, Town of Alburgh, Vermont FHL Book 974.312/A1 H2s

1843-Almus Truman (son of Almus Truman and Betsy Pardo)

Birth: Census records of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont 1850 FHL Film #444922. Unable to find any further information. Probably died between 1850-1860. In the Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont there is a small stone that says simply ALMUS. This could be his grave.

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1854, 3 Jan-Almus Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Marriage to Hannah Downs, widow of Ira Smith, at Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont. Birth:1797 of Williston, Chittenden, Vermont. Census records of Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont 1860 FHL Film #805319; Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #027712 and 027689 Was married first to Mr. Smith. She died 31 May 1869, Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont. Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #027712 Buried Morse Cemetery, Williston, Vermont, age 72 years

1859, 25 Mar-Elizabeth or Betsy Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Death: Vermont Vital Record Index FHL Film #027716. Betsy Wait, age 72 yrs., 11 mos., 24 dys., died 25 Mar 1859. Daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah Truman. Born in Alburgh. Cemetery record says wife of Rev. William W. Wait. Buried in South Cemetery, Isle La Motte, Grand Isle, Vermont

1862,12 Jan-Catherine Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Elizabeth)

Death: Cemeteries of Franklin co., New York FHL Book 974.755 V3c v.2 Buried in Hillside Rest Cemetery, Bombay, New York. Age 87 yrs., 4 mos.,10 dys

1871, 9 Nov-Almus Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Marriage to Fanny Raymond in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont. She was born 1810, Pomfret, Windsor, Vermont; died, 5 Sep I891, Pomfret, Windsor, Vermont: Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #540130. Birth comes from marriage and death record Marriage: Vermont Vital Records Index FHL Film #540154 .Married first a Mr. Paul. On 2 Oct 1876 she changed her name back to Fanny Paul

1876, 8 Oct-Almus Truman (son of Jacob Luther Truman and Anna Latham)

Death; Obituary. Buried at Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont

1890, 30 Jan-Hannah Truman (daughter of Peter Truman and Hannah)

Allen L. Stratton's History, Town of North Hero, Vermont FHL Book #974.312/N1 H2s
Buried in Jerusalem Cemetery, North Hero, Vermont Dec. 20,1888 - Aunt HANNAH HARVEY, a very estimable lady whose locks are whitened by the frosts of 90 winters, is considered beyond any human aid, and her demise is liable to occur at any moment.

Copyright 13 August 1997 by Ann Tappero, All Rights Reserved
Edited and reformatted for this page, 29 March 1998, 27 April 1998

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