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DORIS R SHERIDAN, TROY NY dsheridan001@nycap.rr.com

FOOTNOTES:

1.  West Springfield MA printed VR, 298
2.  Thomas B. Warren, Springfield Families {typescript NEH&G 1934/35}
3.  Ibid
4    See 0ote #1
5  See Note #2
6. West Springfield MA printed VR, 302
7.  Ibid, 173
8.  Ibid, 302
9.  Ibid 302, 229
10. Ibid, 173
11. Ibid, 302
12. Ibid, 173
13. ibid, 303
14. Ibid, 230
15. Ibid, 298
16. See Note #2
17. Ella May Lewis, Baptisims, Marriages and Deaths  1736-1809 at First Church of  Christ Springfield Mass. {Springfield 1938} p.63
18. See Note #2
19. Death not recorded in Vital Records at Middlesex, VT or Brattleboro Town  Clerks Office
20. Mass. Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolution {Boston} Vol. 16:538
21. Church Record Springfield Public Lib.
22. Andrew Henshaw Ward, Ward Family Genealogy {Boston, Samuel S. Drake, 1851}p. 242
23. Newton MA printed VR, 42
24. GS: Meetinghouse Hill Cem. BrAttleboro VT
25. Newton MA printed  VR, 262
26. W. Sproingfield, MA printed VR,222
27. Cemetery Records Springfield Public Lib.
28.  Mass Soldiers and Sailors Vol. 16:528
29.  Wilkes Co. Georgia loose papers in Georgia Archives per Martha Q. Acker of Birmingham AL, a descendant of Elam
30.  1840 GA census, Clarke Co. John L.D. WARD: males -  2  10-15, 1  15-20; 1 30-40; 1  70-80; females - 1 5-10, 1 1 30-40, 1 60-70
31. Clarke County GA loose papers Georgia Archives
32. 1850 GA census Clarke Co., Town of Salem, p.66 WARD: Nancy A., ae 72 b SC living alone
33.  1860 GA cn Green Co. Scull Shoals, 481 CARTER: Levi H.ae 46, Gabriellla, ae 47, Martha, ae 22, Elam E. ae 19, James H. ae 17, Matilda, ae 15, Ben F. ae 11, Robert J. ae 07, Levi B. ae 6, WARD: Nancy A. ae 83
34. Clarke Co. Deed Book Y:131
35. Research and Family Records of Martha W. Acker, Birmingham AL
36. On 5 Jsn 1870 John B.Ward of Walton Co. GA sold his undivided interest in dower of Nancy Ward deceased, reliict of Elam Ward, land in Salem, Green Co GA. John B. may be another son of Elam
37. See Note 35
38.  Ibid
39. Clarke Co. GA Ordinary Court, Bk. J:104-105 3 Mar 1817 - 1 May 1817 Administrator’s Bond of Elam Ward on estate of Ithamer Ward
40. Gravestone Walnut Grove Cem., Onondaga NY DAR Vol. V40:9 NY State Library
41. W. Springfield MA printed VR, 168
42. See Note #2
43. W. Springfield MA printed VR, 168
44.  See Note #2
45.  See Note #40
46.  Record of Service of Connecticut Men In the War of The Revolution etc.{Hartford 1889} Page 567 & 597
47.  Revolutionary Soldiers of Onondaga County New York (Onondaga Historical Society} NY State Lib., p.148
48.  DAR Application Nat. #58538
49.  W. Springfield MA printed VRS & Warren (See Note 2)
50.  Ibid
51.  see note 48 & 1850 NY cn Onondaga Co. & Town, 270 CORNISH: Giles ae 70 b. CT, Grace ae 68 b MA, Tabor W ae 40, NY, Edward, ae 30 NY
52    West Springfield MA printed VR, 303
53,  ibid, 174
54.  ibid, 303
55.  Ken Stevens, Wilsons from New England - Vol. L. Scotch Wilsons from Western Massachusetts {Walpole, MA, by author, 1993} p.82
56.  George E. Day, Genealogical Register of the Descendants in the male line of Robert Day of Hartford, Connecticut who died in the Year  1649 {Hartford,CT, J.L. Metcalf, 1848}, p.27)
57.  W. Springfield MA printed VR, 60
58.  Ibid, 69
59.  SAR Bulletin, Calif. Branch, Vol. XIII-#3-1936, p.41
60.  Ibid
61.  Robert C. Brown & J.E. Morris, History of Portage County Ohio {Chicago, Warner Beers & Co. 1885} p.416, 419
62.  See note #56
63.  See Note 61
64.  Ibid
65.  Sutton MA printed VR, 45
66.  Andrew H. Ward, 242
67    Bratleboro Town Record calls Josiah,Josiah jr of Brattleboro
68.  J. Temple & George Shelden, History of the Town of Northfield, Massachusetts {Albany, NY, Joel Munsell, 1875}
69.  Andrew H. Ward p.242 & Charles Martyn, The Genealogy of Willisam Ward of Sudbury, Mass. {NY, Artemus Ward, 1925} p. 125
70.  Mass. Soldiers & Sailors Vol. 16:537/8
71.  Martyn, 165 
72.  Death Certificate says born Brattleboro, VT, parents Josiah & Sarah (no surname given)ae 77-8-26,widow, old age &  death notice "WELLINGTON, Sabra S. Mrs., age 77, relict of Seth WELLINGTON died at Waltham. (Boston Transcript newspaper Nov.1870
73.  Francis Jackson, History of the early settlement of Newton, County of Middlesex Massachusetts from 1639 to 1800 {Boston, Stacy and Richardson, 1864} p. 414
74.  Ibid
75.  Ibid
76.  Henry Bond, Genealogies of the families and descendants of the early settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts, including Waltham and Weston {Boston, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2d ed., 1860} p.635
77.  Ibid
78.  Iibid & death notice Wellington, Seth died at Waltham 7th instant (Boston Transcript 8 Jan. 1870
79.  See note 76
80.  VR
81.  See Note #76
82.  Ibid
83.   In Brattleboro April 5 at the residence of R.H. Newton, Electa BENNETT, age 91 (Vermont Phoenix 9 Apr 1886) & VR Brattleboro, VT
84. Brattleboro VT VR
85.  Ibid
86.  Brattleboro Probate Court, Marlboro District#3598
87.  Records of men Enlisted in the U.S. Army Prior to the Peace Establishment May 17, 1815 - National Archives
88. Andrew H. Ward, 243
89.  Edward Sweetser Tiillotsen, Wethersfield Inscriptions in the five burial places in the ancient town of Weathersfield  {Hartford, W.F.J. Boardman, 1899} p. 262
90.  Broadbrook Grange #151, Editor, Official History of Guilford, Vermont 1678-1961 with genealogies and biographical sketches {Brattleboro, Vermont Printing Co., 1961}, p. 409
91. 1800 CT cn Hartford Co. p.288
92.  Andrew H Ward, 243
93.  Ibid
94. GS: Quaker Cem, Milan, Erie Co.Ohio
95.  Western Reserve Historical Society, “Ohio Genealogical Society data relating to women in the Western Reserve before 1840 as compiled by the Woman’s Department of Cleveland Centennial Commission in 1896” (Cleveland Ohio W.R.H.S., typescript, 1943} microfilm version (Columbus, Ohio O.G.S. 1973}
96.  Fire Lands  Historical Society,The Fire Lands pioneer {Norwalk, Ohio, Fireland Historical Society 1858-  ) 13 volumes in first series, Vol. 2 {1860} p.24
97.  Paula Porter Griffin & Thomas Stephen Neel, The Ancestors of Daniel White, 1777-1836, and his wife, Sarah Ford 1778-1847, and their descendants {Evansville, IN:Unigraphic, 1979) p.255
98. Ibid
99. Ibid
100. (Firelands Pioneer June 1937) McEWEN - Miss Sarah Elizabeth, died at the
home of her nephew Edward McEWEN in Sandusky, 18 March 1933, aged 90 years born Peru, Heron Co., the daughter of Thomas C. McEwen and moved to Sandusky in 1849. She became librarian of the Sandusky Public Library in 1881 and served for 50 years.  HER GRANDFATHER JARED WARD WAS ONE OF THE EARLY PIONEERS OF HURON COUNTY COMING FROM CONNECTICUT." Note: Jared was her great-grandfather as her mother was Huldah (Stevens) WARD, daughter of Sarah (Ward) STEVENS and therefore granddaughter of Jared Ward. (ibid Oakland Cemetery Inscriptions,Sandusky Ohio Public Library).
101. Henry Howe, Historical  Collections pf Ohio, 1902 Vol. 2
102. The Firelands Pioneer, Sept. 1876, Page 22)
103. Charles E. Frohman, A History of Sandusky & Erie Counties- {Cleveland, Ohio Historical Society,  1965)
104. Ibid 25
105. Lewis C. Aldrich, History of Erie County Ohio  {1889} p 496
106.  W.W. Williams, History of the Firelands Comprising Huron & Erie Counties, Ohio  
{Cleveland, Ohio, Press of Leader Printing, 1879] p 463, 46, 126-132
107. Fireland Pioneer Sept. 1876,21
108.  Erie Co.Ohio Cem.Inscriptions Vol. II State Lib. of Ohio
109. Firelands Pioneer, Sept. 1876, 21
110.  Gertrude Van Rensselaer Wickham, Memorial to the Pioneer Women of the Western Reserve, Part 1 (1896}p.567
111   See Note 96
112   Firelands Pioneer May 1859, Vol. 1:45 Rhoda died “Michigan 15 or 20 years ago”
113.  Firelands Pioneer Mar 1860 Vol. 2:23 “by Abijah Comstock J.P.
114.  Gravestone Robertson Cm. Ames Hill W. Brattleboro, VT
115.  Recorded Brattleboro Town Records
116.  Gravestone Robertson Cem. & death VR Brattleboro, VT
117.  David Luftkin Mansfield, History of the Town of Dummerston {Ludlow, VT, Miss A.M. Hemingway, 1884}
118. Brattleboro LR Bk. f:90/91
119. Ibid G:391
120. Ibid H:524/5
121. Ibid 1:221/2
122.  Ibid K:233/34
123   Ibid K:238
124. Ibid O:153/54
125. Martyn, 246
126. John Montague Smith, History of the Town of Sunderland, Massachusetts, with genealogies prepared hy Henry W. Taft and Abbie T. Montague {Greenfield, Mass. Press of E.A. Hall} p.566
127. Ibid
128. Ibid
129. Brattleboro VR
130. See Note #126
131. 1850 NY cn Onondaga Co., Skaneateles 454 WARNER: Chester ae 60 b. MA, Relief ae 50 b. VT, Sarah ae 26, Electa ae 20, Edwin ae 13 last 3 b. NY
132.  Gs. Lakeview Cem. Skaneateles, Onondaga Co. NY DAR 65:271
133.  See Note 131
134.  See Note #125
135.  Death Certificate Deerfield, MA
136.  Ralph Stebbens Greenlee & Robert Lemuel Greenleee, The Stebbens Genealogy {Chicago, privately printed, 1906} two volumes, 1:6:466
137. Ibid
138. Ibid
139. Martyn, 246
140.  Death Vr Brattleboro VT says she was born Brattleboro and parents were Josiah &  Sarah Ward
141.  Charles Henry Pope, Prouty (Proute) genealogy {Boston, the author, 1910}& Gravestone Prospect Hill Cem. Brattleboro, VT
142.  Obit - Brattleeboro Phoenix, 17 Jan. 1873
143,  Martyn, 247
144.   In West Brattleboro, July 10, George W.WARD, age 92.(Brattleboro Phoenix 15 July 1892)
145.  Martyn, 246
146. Ibid
147. Ibid
148. Martyn, 247
149. Henry R. Stiles, History of Ancient Wethersfield {Wethersfield, N.E. History Press, 1987}Vol. 2:322
150.  Wethersfield VR
151.  Ibid
152.  See Note #149
153.  Henry R. Stiles, History of Ancient Wethersfield {Wethersfield, N.E. History Press, 1987}Vol. 2:322
154. Fire ands Pioneer May 1859 Vol.1:45 “Sally Stevens died Peru seventeen or eighteen years ago”
155.  Prob the Zebulon Stephenson who mar Sally Wood Fire Lands pioneer Mar 1860, p. 24
156   Notice:  All persons having claims against the estate of Zebulon Stevens , late of Huron, in the county of Huron, deceased, are requested to present them, duly proven, within one yea, for adjustment-- and all persons indebted are requested   tp make immediate payment to  SALLY STEVENS, ISAAC COLLINS, Administrators Milan 26 Dec 1831 (Huron  Reflector 23 Jan 1832)
157.  Biography
158.  Informationr   on Zebulon’s children & grand-children taken from Ohio official  Marriages & Deaths, obituaries & cemetery records
158a   Sandusky Ohio Daily Register 19 July 1905 & Rhoda Ward late of of Milan, Ohio will dated 30 Mar 1905, presented for probate 26 July 1905  disposed of her property in the following manner: that a grey marble tombstone be placed at her grave, to Sarah C. McEwen & Sarah H. Rosekelly a city lot in Hill City, a suburb of Chattooga, Tenn., to Edward McEwen a bureau, to Fred McEwen $?  , to Grace McEwen my thick cape, to Arthur W. Rosekelly  ? , her trunk & clothing to Maggie McEwen & Sally McEwen  divided as Maggie thinks best ,  niece Sarah H Rosekelly  any money left. Sally H. Rosekelly,administrator (Sandusky Star Journal 27 July 1905)   
159.1850 Ohio cn Erie Co. Milian, 64 WARD:  Elam ae 44 farmer b Ohio, Christian ae 40 b. NY, Elam jr  Ae 12, Eliza ae 11, Betsey ae 7, Henry ae 9, Sally ae 4, Huldah ae 6/12, Jerrod ae 86 b. Mass., Betsey STEVENS ae 27
160..  DAR Application Papers National No. 271740
161    Ibid
162    Michigan Marriages to 1850 on line Laura called Laurie
163.  Gravestone
164.   DAR &  1850 MI cn Monroe Co., Whitford, 605 WARD: Collins ae 39 ,  Laura ae 36, Jared ae 16, Huldah ae 13, Francis ae 9, Helen ae 6, Sarah ae 4, George ae 2 first 4 born Ohio, others b. Michigan 
165.  Martyn, 370
166.  Ibid
167.  Death Notice, Vemont Phoenix  22 Sept. 1871
168.  Martyn, 370
169.   In West Brattleboro October 17, Mrs.
Sarah MIXER, age 61 years 6 mos. 6 days. (Vermont Phoenix 23 Oct. 1874 #43) bur Prospect Hill Cem. Brattleboro, VT (gs)
170.  Martyn,371
171.  Ibid
172.  Passed to spirit life in Shelburne Falls, July 18, William WARD, aged 69 y 6 m 16 days, formerly a well known & prominent businessman of Brattleboro, VT.  His remains were embalmed and forwarded to Brattleboro for burial (Greenfield Mass. Gazette & Franklin Herald Courier 27 July 1885) Bur Prospect Hill Cem. Brattleboro, VT  1816-1885
173.  Martyn,371
174.  Ibid &  Prospect Hill Cem. Brattleboro, VT 1819-1872
175.  Ibid
176.  Ibid
178.  Ibid
179.  (Vermont Phoenix 16 Jan. 1858, #3) - In West Dummerston,VT Jan. 9, Mrs.
Julia A. Roel, wife of Charles G. ROEL, age 28 years 8 months
180. Martyn, 372
181.  Ibid
182.  Ibid
183.  Ibid