Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Derby Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Derby families - that moved from Vermont to the Town of Persia, NY in the 1800s
Posted by: Archie Ackley (ID *****5160) Date: July 05, 2005 at 16:06:14
  of 668

I am searching for any information on the Derby families that lived in the Town of Persia, Cattraugus County, New York. A Leah (Leafy) Derby was born abt 1832 in Vermont. She was married to a William Crandall. They lived in the Town of Persia. She is buried in Broadway cemetery in Gowanda.

She may be related to one or both of the two other Derby families are buried in Broadway cemetery. Morgan Derby 1812-1874 and his wife Hannah Snyder 1818-1895 and Charley F. Derby 1821-1904 and his wife Sarah M. 1831-1913.

William and Leah Crandall had at least one daughter Alzina Finette Crandall. Alzina married John Seabrook Ackley, who was also from the town of Persia. I would appreciate any information you have on any of these individuals. I am the great great grandson of Leah Derby. Thanks. Archie



Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/derby/messages/494.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network