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ROBBINS of Amboy, Lee, IL
Hello LEE Listers.
Arthur & Mahitabel STUART/STEWART
(usually known as Agnes) Robbins/Robins appear first
on 1850 Amboy, Lee, IL census.
A neighbor is an Asea (perhaps Hosea??) + Laura Robbins who
are old enough to be Arthur's parents.
Arthur is gone by 1880 census, and Agnes can be found
each year through 1910, where she is is found
to have remarried a Gustof or Augustus Buzzard/Bussard/Bossard.
Arthur & Agnes are both born and probably married in NY, and had first
I am hoping to locate any of these Robbins descendants
and also the descendants of their daughter, Josephine
who married a John Hunt.
If you have any information on this family,
please email me, Sue Alberts
dgrt02(a)prodigy.com (that's a zero before the 2)
Descendants of Arthur Robbins
1 ROBBINS, Arthur b: 1823 NY d: Bef. 1880 prob Amboy, Lee, IL
. +STUART, Mahitabel Agnes b: March 24, 1830 Ulysses Twp, Tompkins, NY
m: September 17, 1847 NY
d: Aft. June 10, 1910 prob died before 1916 last seen census 1910
Amboy, Lee, IL
Father: STUART, Henry Mother: VAN LOON, Hepsiba
2 ROBBINS, Frances M b: 1848 NY
2 ROBBINS, Emma b: 1851 IL
2 ROBBINS, Josephine b: 1853 prob Amboy, Lee, IL
.. +HUNT, John b: 1850 IL m: Bef. 1872
3 HUNT, George b: 1873 IL
3 HUNT, Charley b: 1874 IL
3 HUNT, Howard b: 1877 IL
2 ROBBINS, Edwin b: 1857 prob Amboy, Lee, IL
d: Bef. 1885 prob Amboy, Lee, IL
.. +Bertha H, Robbins b: 1864 IL m: Bef. 1878
d: Of Whiteside Co, IL
3 ROBBINS, Frank A b: February 1880 IL
2 ROBBINS, Arthur b: 1864 Amboy, Lee, IL
2 ROBBINS, George b: 1871 Amboy, Lee, IL
Looking for any information on these Harms.
Wesley H. Harms b 9/20/1840, m Trientje(Jennie) Margaret Rust b 11/11/1845
Harm Wessel Harms b 3/1/1831, m Gertje Brouwen b 6/19/1848
Johann (John) Harms b 3/18/1834 m Eltje (Ettje) Boomgaarden b5/27/1830
George (Garett) Harms
Anna Harms b--- n William Busse or Buss They were m 8/22/1863
Trientje Harms b 11/14/1840 m Wilke Engelkes b 2/3/1836
The Harms were all brothers and sisters came from Ostfriesland, You can
E-mail me with any information at donharms(a)cloudnet.com
I ordered a death certificate on Mrs. Thomas PARKER from book 4, page 248.
She died between 1905 and 1913. There was almost no infromation on it. Who
is Mrs. Thomas PARKER? According to the certificate she was born 2 Sep 1859
and lived all her live in Lee County.
Appreciate any information on this person.
Emory L. Parker
CANNON of Lee Co., IL
Looking for Orrilla CANNON Stewart/Stuart's ancestry.
If you have any help for the Cannon/Canon family, please contact
dgrt02b(a)prodigy.com (zero before the 2)
Descendants of Stephen Stanley Stewart/Stuart
1  STUART, Stephen Stanley, Civil War Co G 109 NY Inf
b: June 30, 1833 Ulysses Twp Tompkins NY (obit sez Chemung, NY)
d: November 11, 1897
bur Allen Cem Silvr Cr Twp, Cass, MI
. +MYERS, Elizabeth
b: May 20, 1837 prob Lansing, definitely Tompkins Co, NY
m: August 11, 1855 Lansing, Tompkins, NY
d: September 06, 1877 of Typhoid
burAllen Cem Silver Crk Twp, Cass, MI
Father: MYERS, George Mother: Calista
2 STUART, Charles b: March 1857 in either Wayne Twp Cass MI or NY
d: January 21, 1932 suicide
bur Allen Cem Silver Crk Twp Dowagiac, Cass, MI
.. +HUNGERFORD, Zillah R b: May 1857 MI
m: 1877 prob Wayne Twp Dowagiac, Cass, MI
d: December 1933
bur Allen Cem Silver Crk Twp Dowagiac, Cass, MI
Father: HUNGERFORD, Septimus
*2nd Wife of  Stephen Stanley Stuart
. +CANNON, Orrilla b: December 10, 1857 prob Lee Center, Lee Co, IL
m: July 12, 1884 Fargo, Dakota Territory, ND
d: December 14, 1889 bur Riverside Cem Dowagiac, Cass, MI
2 STUART, Mabel Orilla
b: August 17, 1886 prob Dowagiac, Cass, MI
d: January 02, 1969 South Bend, IN
.. +FULKERSON, Oren A b: December 10, 1882
m: Bef. 1907
d: January 02, 1969 in IN
*3rd Wife of  Stephen Stanley Stuart, Civil War:
. +KEEN, Maria b: October 1838 in IN or OH
m: July 12, 1891 at his residence High St Dowagiac, Cass, MI
d: May 02, 1929 age 91
in home of dtr Mrs Ralph Staples bur Highland Cem, South Bend, IN
Father: KEEN, Samuel
Mother: HOLMES, Elizabeth
I am searching for origins of a Jacob HILL, born June 14, 1836, in
Cattaraugus County, NY, died October 10, 1902, at East Inlet, Lee
County, IL (Probably near Lee Center Or Amboy), married Lydia Ann
ROBINSON, (daughter of Alexander ROBINSON, b in Maine and Sarah AVERY,
b in Pennsylvania), January 07, 1856 at Inlet, Lee County, IL.
Looking for information on Alexander E Robinson, born circa 1804, Maine,
and/or his wife Sarah Avery, born about 1827 in Pennsylvania, no idea of
where they met or married but lived Mentor, Lake Co, Ohio for a time and
then Lee County, Illinois. Need info on birth, marriage and death
Lydia Robinson, daughter, was born in Mentor, OH and died Lee County, IL.
John Dyer of Dracut, MA
From: Joe Johnson <jejohnso(a)erols.com>
To: STANLEY-D(a)rootsweb.com <STANLEY-D(a)rootsweb.com>
Date: Sunday, October 18, 1998 11:02 AM
Subject: Fw: STANLEY-D Digest V98 #157
>From: Joe Johnson <jejohnso(a)erols.com>
>To: STANLEY-L(a)rootsweb.com <STANLEY-L(a)rootsweb.com>
>Date: Sunday, October 18, 1998 10:49 AM
>Subject: Re: STANLEY-D Digest V98 #157
>I am searching for the English origin of my ancestor John Stanley, m Mary.
>John immigrated in 1865 from England, born ??. worked as a toolcutter or
>toolmaker in Sheffield England, may have been in London first, before
>emigration at age ~ 37. He was born in ~ 1833, place unknown, then worked
>in Sheffield city as toolcutter. Before he came to Americal he married
>Mary ?, and had issue Arthur, b~1857 in Sheffield; Wm, b ~ 1859 in
>Sheffield. Presumably John and Mary Stanley were married 1855-6 in
>Sheffield. John, Mary and thier 2 children first emmigrated to Rhode
>place unknown. Ellen was born in 1965 in Rhode Island, Frank was born in
>1867 in Rhode Island, and Fred was born 1869 in Rhode Island. Family
>history has it that John worked at a well known gun manufacturer in RI,
>and/or for Diston Tools, which as far as I know of Diston history existed
>only in Phila PA. John Stanley supposedly invested money in Diston Tool
>had a fallout, and then left for Dixon Illinois.
>At Dixon Illinois John Stanley opened a file cutting business variously
>called Stanley and Ogle file mfg, (in business with John Ogle), and later
>Dixon File Mfg, located near the dam on the Rock River in downtown Dixon.
>Mary and John continued to have additional children in Dixon, including
>and Clarence. Clarence settled in Rock Falls/Sterling nearby. John
>Sr had an untimely drowning death when his horse carriage went over the
>above the dam on the Rock River in 1881. Arthur also had an untimely
>drowning death in the Rock River just 10 years later.
>Does anyone connect with this family? would like to know where in England
>John was born, and where he married Mary Unknown.
>>From: STANLEY-D-request(a)rootsweb.com <STANLEY-D-request(a)rootsweb.com>
>>To: STANLEY-D(a)rootsweb.com <STANLEY-D(a)rootsweb.com>
>>Date: Sunday, October 18, 1998 8:48 AM
>>Subject: STANLEY-D Digest V98 #157