I wondered if anyone could help me with some documentation on the line
of Mary (Polly) CASH.
I feel good about a couple generations on this line, and then fall into
Internet-only sources that I need to prop up with some facts.
(The family passed through Orleans county (my son and I did a genealogy
trip there in 2002 that paid off greatly!) so I'm including the county
list here as well.)
Does anyone have good documentation on this line that they could point
My line goes:
Thomas->Stephen->Stephen->Reuben->Harmon->Elmira (who married Jasper
The line I'm looking at is Reuben's wife, Mary "Polly" Cash (mother of
I've had the fortune of meeting some wonderful genealogists on my FULLER
line, such as Glen P Wilson, who actually met me in a coffee shop to
trade files! (Felt like some sort of secret agent setup, but what a
treasure he had in his possession in the form of a narrative written by
Harmon Fuller and photographs from the cemetary in Carlton Michigan!!)
Also Debra Eddy has been a huge help on the BARNUM lines that mingle
with the FULLERs.
in my records I've listed Mary "Polly" Cash as b. Jun 27, 1775, d.
11SEP1849, Carlton, Ny.
I list her parents as:
Daniel Cash (b. 14 FEB 1747, Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA;
m. 1769, Warwick, Orange Co, NY
- moved to Pittston, PA 1776
d. 1789 in Orange Co, NY
Mary Tracey (b. 15 FEB 1745, Preston, New London, CT - survived
Wyoming Massacre with children while husband away fighting Indians -
died Orange Co, NY 1789)
LDS Ancestral File lists Daniel's parents as:
Samuel CASH, b. about 1696 in Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA
Experience BAKER, b. 8JAN1698 in Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA
Experience BAKER is sometimes given the parents:
William BAKER & Mercy PIERCE
and other times given the parents
William BAKER & Mercy LAWRENCE
William BAKER is listed by some internet sources as:
b. 19OCT1655 in Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA
d. 1727 in Sandwich, Barnstable
son of Francis Baker (b. 1611 Hertfordshire, England)
and Isabel Twinning (b. 1615 Albans, Hertford, England)