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Steve Schifani Researching John Rutherford and family that came from Scotland to St Lawrence County, New York abt 1815
Descendants of William Rutherford Generation No. 1 1. William2 RUTHERFORD (John1) was born Abt. 1784 in Scotland, and died February 27, 1873 in Waddington, New York. He married Charity FORSYTHE. She was born April 24, 1796, and died September 13, 1881 in Waddington, New York.
More About William Rutherford: Burial: brookside , cemetery Waddington More About Charity Forsythe: Burial: brookside , cemetery Waddington
Child of William Rutherford and Charity Forsythe is: i. Andrew W3 Rutherford, b. Abt. 1827, Waddington, New York; d. September 24, 1894, Waddington, New York.
More About Andrew W Rutherford: Burial: brookside , cemetery Waddington If you might also be related to this Rutherford line... please contact: Email: email@example.com /2Aug2003, updated 2Jan2004
Chuck Rutherford I am researching Rutherford, Yost, Burton, Fleenor, Sorah 22Nov2004 Looking in SW Virginia, Tazewell, (formerly Jefferson) County. Am trying to find a John D. Rutherford born abt 1815 in Roanoke, VA. Married Nancy Burton, supposedly the daughter of Benjamin Burton. I find him on 1850 Jefferson(Tazewell) County census and no where before or after that. In 1880 his wife and one other child are on the Tazewell County, VA census. John D. Rutherford may be buried in Concord Cemetery in Gratton, VA but they are not listed in online cemetery listings? There is no office on the church grounds. Back in the day, the church and cemetery shared the same land. Anyone having access to any location or family information that may help, please contact Chuck, in Texas, via email: firstname.lastname@example.org ChuckRthrfrd on AIM
Paul Breit Fellow Rutherfords, I am searching for information of the family of Robert Rutherford, a mason, born in Earlston, Berwickshire in 1814. He married Isabella Scott , born 1819, of Edrom, Berwickshire. The family settled in Sprouston and had at least 9 children, Robert, Janet, Charles, Thomas, Margaret, Adam, Andrew, Isabella and Mary Jane. Andrew is my Great-grandfather, who came to the US , in the 1870's I believe, and settled in Chicago. I have some census info from the 1841,1861,1871 on the family in Sprouston. On the 1881 census I have, I believe Charles living in Tweedmouth, Northumberland, and Thomas in Durham, England. I have no further information on either Robert, father or son, born 1841. [Sprouston is in Scotland, in the Borders region.] Can you be of assistance? Email: email@example.com / 21Aug2003
Hello - I am part of a small group who are trying to unravel the various William Harrells of southwestern Virginia. We all descend from Harrell families in and around the Wythe Co., VA area. Our research is centered on the William Harrells living in the region between 1750 to 1850. There are a lot of William Harrells to unravel - we've answered the easy questions and what remains are the very difficult ones. In Mary Kegley's book "Early Adventurers of the Western Waters", Vol. 1, 1980 there is a marriage citation: William HAROLD and Nancy RUTHERFORD with James NEWEL, Jr. as surety dated September 9, 1773. This marriage took place in the area of Reed Creek in present day Wythe Co. between Crockett and Rural Retreat. I believe the marriage location was in Montgomery Co. at the time. Our research group knows a great deal about many of the Harrell families in the area, but there seems to be not a shred of information on who this William Harrell belongs to and who Nancy Rutherford belongs to. It's as if the marriage took place and shortly thereafter one or the other, or both, died. There is one piece of info that so far has not helped us but may in the future: the surety James Newell is related to, or is the same Capt. Newell, who owned land along side that of William Harrell of Wythe Co., spouse Martha. This William Harrell (born abt 1750, died abt 1822) left a will in 1822 where this land location is mentioned. It is possible that this William Harrell was previously married to someone other than "Martha", and that person could have been Nancy Rutherford. But this is pure speculation. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 20Oct2005 Daniel RutherfordLooking for info on great-grandfather/mother Grandfather & Grandmother m. Georgetown, TX Dec 8 1892 James Milton Rutherford, b Mar 12, 1873, Rockdale, Milam County, TX d Apr 1961Norman, OK Ida Mae Garner Henice, b May13, 1873 Beaukiss, Lee County, TX d Feb 4 1939Oklahoma City, OK Both buried in Harpersville Cemetery in Breckenridge TX
Father & Mother m. Aug 3, 1913 Kempner, TX Reuel Scott Rutherford b Nov 28, 1893 McGregor, TX d Jan 16 1984 Ada, OK Maude Myrtle McDowell b Mar 1,1892 Kempner, Lampasses County, TX d June 19, 1950Oklahoma City, Ok Bothburied Sunny Lane Cemetery email@example.comOct2005
Rosemary Saltmarsh Margaret Rutherford came to Australia on the "Standard" in 1853 along with her 10 sisters and brothers. They where born to Andrew Rutherford and Margaret nee Elliott at Earlsheugh near Jedburgh, Scotland. Margaret married Henry Saltmarsh of Yorkshire in Australia on 23rd March 1858. Her siblings are Janet (died of scurvy) Andrew, Isabella, Walter (went to N.Z), John, William, Betsy, Thomas and Mary. I have much more information on this family and am willing to share it with relatives. Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgJuly2005
Judy Meyer LUTHER BENJAMIN RUTHERFORD; looking for any information on this line: married Lucia Margaret Corder; married in Illinois; Born:1852 in Missouri Died:1937 in Colorado. Luther Rutherford was born in 1848 in Springfield, IL and married Lucia Corder in 1870 in Brush, Colorado. I do no thave the year he moved from Illinois to Colorado but at least it was before 1870. Luther died in 1944 at the age of 96 in Brush, Colorado. Luther's father was Daniel Rutherford. Lucia's father was William Franklin Corder. There are many, many Corders and I have a lot of informaiton on them but not the Rutherfords. So if you have any books, articless etc. that I can purchase from whomever, I would love to know about them. Email:email@example.comMarch, 2007
Jenifer Rutherford I am at the least looking for information on Robert RUTHERFORD, SR (1630's-1728?) and Robert JR(1663-1725?). I am interested in facts and stories. I am curious if there is any information on Robert Sr's life or family in Scotland and Virginia, USA . I only have record of names and some dates. Thank you very much. Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgMay2005
Carole Watkins I'm interested in RUTHERFORD, Philip, b. ca1775/EVANS, Elizabeth, b. ca 1777 and, their daughter, Nancy Rutherford WATKINS, b. 1800-1804. Thanks so much Email: email@example.com 27Apr2005 [Editor's Note: Our lines are connected at this generation of Philip & Elizabeth, via their son, Randolph Spicer Rutherford, Nancy's brother - anyone with common line, please copy firstname.lastname@example.org info; I have significant details for this line and several of Nancy & Randolph's siblings. Thank you]
Charlotte Crane I am looking for 2 different lines of Rutherford or Releford My Grandfather ( Bryson) Brice Rutherford Married Lizzie (Elizabeth) Hurley on may 27, 1878 in KY. but the county is Pulaski. Brice states that his parents are John and Betsy Ables (Cherokee indians) Brice applied to be enrolled in the Gunion Miller roll and was denied because no one knew where his indian heritage came from for sure, his family was not on a reservation at the time. He was Born Between 1849-1852. Lizzie was born Jan. 1860 in KY. His mother was Mary Elizabeth Rutherford. The other Rutherfords are my great-grand parents on my mothers side: James Rutherford Married Maranda Wallace march 31, 1878 his grandparents are Joshua and Elizabeth Rutherford. Marndas Father was John Wallace. I have been told he could be descended from William Wallace, but so far have not found out for sure. This is just some of the information I have. Thank you. Email: email@example.com
Evelyn Courtney My Rutherford line also includes the surnames: Parnell (Choctaw), Brunson/Bronson, Davis, Daniel, Fate, Compton, and Gibson. States include Carolinas, GA, AL, MS and TX. Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgFeb2005
Wal Rutherford Hello All ... a few notes on my research hopes… My Grand Father, James Smyth Rutherford, was born in Belfast, Ireland, 1843 to James Rutherford and Mary Smyth. , (Although born in Ireland it appears the family originated in Scotland.) He married Elizabeth Catherine Totton on 26/10/1862 at age 20, and Elizabeth 19years of age. They married in St Anne’s Church of Ireland, Belfast in 1862. The occupation of James father, according to the marriage cert., was a Carpenter, Catherine’s father was a servant and Joseph Lindsay was a witness for James. A child James was conceived in 1865 and they immigrated to Port Phillip, Australia, on the Oceanica in 1865. I have fairly well detailed research of his descendants from there; my problem arises with ancestry. My interest is obviously in the period before Belfast. Other names of interest: Shaw (Isle of Skye) McSwan/McSween, Hayes, Miller, Omant, Rodgers, West, Wells and Whitbourne to name a few. I have been researching our family in Aust. Anything I can do to help in that respect, I will be happy to do. The page is certainly growing and I congratulate Carolyn on the effort she has put in. Kind Regards, Wal Rutherford, email@example.com Joined, Feb, 2005 (email updated 5/2008)
Bill Janssen in 1832 william hickle married nancy rutherford in the time he passed 1894 they had 10 kids or more in 1832 william founded the southern bab .church in tenn. my wifes grandmother mother was mary alice hickle who was a sister to chet email mail me firstname.lastname@example.orgApril, 2007
Marva Queen I am looking for a Colonel Rutherford that resided in North Carolina and was married to a Mary Rutherford. I am not sure of what her maiden name was before (but i believe it was Irons) but I do know that they had a daughter named Elizabeth Rutherford, who moved from there to Pennsylvania after words. She had a son she named George Irons.
I am trying to find out about the Colonel but I can't find a first name on him. Just that he was a man of power in N.C. and had a plantation and in the war but I do not know if it was civil or world war one.
Is there anyway you could help me find this person for I feel he is part of the beginning line up of my family genealogy of the Irons-Lyons-Walker linage. Thank you for your time and help, Respectfully yours
Robert Rutherford - No details or queries, but welcomed to our group. Email:email@example.comMay2007
Sydney Sasso - I have in my tree an Isaac Jacob Sasso who married in Panama City, Republic of Panama Rose Ann Rutherford, born in Canada. No other information I have on her. Does she figure in your tree? I don't have any info on Rose Ann, know she died in Panama City where she had married Isaac Jacob Sasso Hutchinson. He was born in the Virgin Islands, in St. Thomas aprox in 1890. He died in Puerto Rico, but lived many years in Panama. Their eldest son was Allan Isaac born in Panama the 4th Nov 1908 and died in Wisconsin on June 1992. Their second son was Edward Autley born 28 Nov 1911 died in Florida 14 Sept 198?. He was married to her cousin Dorothy Amy Sasso Hassell born in Havana, Cuba. They married in Ancon Christian Science Temple in the Canal Zone the 4th April 1936. Dorothy Amy and my father were brothers. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Spain) 05May2007
Helen M. Lilly Anna Katherine Rutherford is my Grandmother, Mossie Jane Harbison Milam, mother. I've researched the Harbison's and found that Anna Katherine married John Thomas Harbison who was the son of Thomas Coonrod Harbison and Mary Jane Johnson. Mary Jane Johnson was the daughter of William Johnson, the brother of Andrew Johnson, the 17th President of the USA. I have not been able to find out any information of Anna Katherine Rutherford other than the fact that she is buried at Jarretts in Logan County, KY and that she died 12-28-1918 in Logan County, Ky. They had the following children: John Thomas, Harvey, John Watson, Mossie Jane, Edward Lee, Albus Garvin and Clyde Adron. I would be glad to share any information I have on Anna Katharine and her family and would welcome any information on her family. I know she had one sister named Nannie Rutherford who married Edward Lodge apparently in Bowling Green, Ky are. Would appreciate hearing from you regarding the above. Thanks for your help. Email: Hlilly311@cs.com / 19Aug2003
Lowell (Bud) Alexander Looking for the ancestors of his GGM Jane (Rutherford) Alexander, b 1827 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Jane married Matthew Alexander in 1849 in Newcastle upon Tyne. Bud has census information from the 1841 census that shows James and Mary RUTHERFORD, born abt. 1784 in Scotland. It also lists their children, Jessie, b 1821, James, b. 1823, Joseph, b. 1825 and Jane, b. 1827 all born in Scotland. My information on the RUTHERFORDs ends about there. Looking for the following family: James RUTHERFORD, b. abt 1784 and Mary RUTHERFORD b. abt 1784 James Jr. b.1823 , Joseph b. 1825, Jessie b. 1821 Jane (my GGM) B. b 1827 This information appeared on the 1841 census for Newcastle upon Tyne. Everyone was listed as being born in Scotland. The 1881 census listed Jane as being born in Edinburgh. I have no information as to any of these RUTHERFORDs coming to America. Note: Jane RUTHERFORD married Matthew ALEXANDER in 1849 and James RUTHERFORD was shown as being deceased at that time. Any information on my Scottish ancestors would be most welcome. Email: email@example.com / 30June2003 Carol Walters Looking for the Rutherfords of WV Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / May2003 Cindy Addison email@example.comJune2003 =================================== The following "QUERIES" have come in - their requestors not giving permission to use their email online - but if you can help out or want to contact -please email to this editor at the address: input@RutherfordGenealogy.org and I will forward your info to them for you. (29June2003-a) "Looking for R.A. Rutherford - b. abt 1823 in Alabama, married Winniford 'Unknown' and their daughter Joe Anna (or Joanna) Rutherford b. 1845 in Alabama. Joanna married James Kye Clay in Lauderdale County Mississippi. Their children were James, Jr., Caroline, Alfred J.and Hezekiah." (29June2003-b) "Looking for info on Elizabeth Rutherford b. abt 1793 VA, that married Christopher Shipley, 1811 Knox, TN." (Has children but needs more on her - and/or the Cherokee connection) (27May2005-x) I'm interested in RUTHERFORD, PHILIP, b. ca1775/EVANS, ELIZABETH, b. ca 1777 and, their daughter, NANCY RUTHERFORD WATKINS, b. 1800-1804. (Editor's note - this family group is also part of mine) (04Apr2007-x) would like info on William (the father or son) William Rutherford born Knox, Tenn, 1924 -Oct, 4 1989 - Married to Mabel Joyce Talley May 16 1925----- Children: William Thomas, June 1945, Carolyn Joyce, August 1947, Carla Dean, Oct 1949 & Emily Rhea, Aug 1954 ******************
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