Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more

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

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Distins of Greene Co., NY
Posted by: Janice Oakley (ID *****0577) Date: July 07, 2002 at 12:09:34
In Reply to: Re: Distins of Greene Co., NY by John Watson Slack of 80

All the following information came from actual transcribed letters from Mary to her sister-in-law; from Mary's pension declaration and from a depostion written by W. R. Distin.

Mary A. Bogardus born 24 Aug 1836 NY; died 16 Dec 1905 in Durham, Greene Co., NY. Buried at Oak Hill.
Parents: Jacob N. Bogardus 29 june 1795 - 1890 and
Alice Stevens born abt 1796
Mary was youngest of seven children.

Married (1) David Johnson 1835 - 1863 died in CW
married 7 April 1855 in Jewett, Greene Co. NY
children: Platt B. Johnson 19 Sep 1856- 23 May 1862 and
Romain D. Johnson 24 Mar 1860 - 9 May 1862

Married (2) Ransom W. Distin 1811 - 1897
married 27 Dec 1864 Jewett, NY
children: Charles L. Distin born 12 Apr 1866 Jewett, NY and
Watson R. Distin born 1873

Married (3) James Harvey Bell
on 29 Dec 1900 in Durham, Greene Co., NY
James Bell died 3 Dec 1904 in Durham.

Notify Administrator about this message?

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
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