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Surnames: Terry, Barnard, Keyes, Higgins
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Hi. Anyone related to William H. Terry or his wife Harriet E. Terry, who were living in
Hudson, NY in 1880? He was a dealer in dry goods. They were both born in New York. In
1880 he was 57 and she was 53. My great-grandmother, Anna Keyes, was their servant. She
was 21 and I believe she had to go and work for them because her father disappeared. She
got married in 1885 to my GGF Michael Higgins, so she probably worked for them for four
My GGM's sister Kate also worked as a servant for Anna B. Barnard, in the same town
and the same time period. Anna Barnard was born in New York and had two sons, Wendell and
Charles, and two daughters, Lucinda and Susan, and a sister, Elizabeth M. Van Renesslaer
(or Reneselaw; it's hard to read). Anna was 45 years old in 1880.
I would love to find a picture of either of these families, because my GGM or her sister
might be in the picture. Any descendants out there? Please contact me at
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