This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list.
Surnames: Lamphere, Lamphier, Lamphire, Lampher, Lanfair, Lanphear, etc
The two Lamphears that were in the Beloit and Janesville wi. area were cousins to my
grandfathers. I have a court paper that said when the law caught him for leaving his kids
and wife destitute,in Beloit Wi. at a cousins house. He was the son of Loren Lamphear
born in NY. grandson of Zebulon Lamphear born 1810 in Vt. jeanne Lamphear Casper