Israel Phelps Alderman1

b. 24 July 1824, d. 11 October 1911
     Israel Phelps Alderman was born on 24 July 1824 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.1,2 He was the son of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps.1 Israel Phelps Alderman married Caroline Griffin, daughter of Zopher Griffin and Margery Trumbull, on 23 December 1847 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1,2 Israel Phelps Alderman died on 11 October 1911 at age 87.1

Israel was a dairy farmer and also operated a lumber mill.3

Israel and Caroline were enumerated in the 1860 Chenango, Broome Co., NY, federal census, page 568. He was a farmer and lumberman, age 36, she was 35. Children in the household were Margaret 11, Henry 7, and Edwin 1, all born NY.

Children of Israel Phelps Alderman and Caroline Griffin

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 103.
  3. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman.

Caroline Griffin1

b. 7 April 1825, d. 23 November 1891
     Caroline Griffin was born on 7 April 1825 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1 She was the daughter of Zopher Griffin and Margery Trumbull. Caroline Griffin married Israel Phelps Alderman, son of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps, on 23 December 1847 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1,2 Caroline Griffin died on 23 November 1891 at age 66.1

Children of Caroline Griffin and Israel Phelps Alderman

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 103.

Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman1

b. 5 April 1826, d. 9 November 1906
     Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman was also known as Edward Buckley Alderman.2 He was born on 5 April 1826 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.1,2 He was the son of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps.1 Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman married Lydia A. Osborn on 6 January 1848.1 Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman died on 9 November 1906 at age 80.1 He was buried at Angelus Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA.

Edwin was a farmer and fruit grower at South Riverside, CA. During the Civil War he was Captain of a company in the Union Army. Edwin left Castle Creek, NY, about 1840 to 1843 and settled in Linn County near Cedar Rapids, IA, later moving to Marion County. His eight children, six girls and two boys, were born in Iowa. In 1889 he moved to California where he died.3

Edwin and Lydia were enumerated in the 1850 Fairview Township, Jones Co., IA, federal census, page 200, dwelling 892, household 892. He was a farmer age 24, she was 24. Amaret was the only child, age 1. Living next door was his sister, Sarah and her new husband, Dexter Cunningham.

Edwin and Lydia were enumerated in the 1860 Anamosa, Cass Township, Jones Co., IA, federal census, page 641, dwelling 593, household 616. He was a farmer age 34, she was 34. Children in the household were Amaret age 11, born NY, M. E. (female) age 8 born IA, Fannie age 4 born IA, Ada age 11 months born IA.

Edwin B. and Lydia A. were enumerated in the 1900 Corona, Riverside Co., CA, federal census. He was a farmer, age 74, she was 74. Children in the household were daughter Ada A. Busby 40, and Geraldine L. Busby, 7.

Children of Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman and Lydia A. Osborn

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S135] Judge Oliver Seymour Phelps Phelps Family, Page 574, item 2701.
  3. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman.
  4. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.
  5. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.

Lydia A. Osborn1

b. 25 April 1826, d. 13 June 1922
     Lydia A. Osborn was born on 25 April 1826 at MA.2 She married Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman, son of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps, on 6 January 1848.1 Lydia A. Osborn died on 13 June 1922 at age 96. She was buried at Angelus Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA.

Children of Lydia A. Osborn and Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.
  3. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.

Sarah Abigail Alderman1

b. 6 February 1828, d. 7 December 1911
     Sarah Abigail Alderman was born on 6 February 1828 at West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps.1 Sarah Abigail Alderman married Dexter Cunningham on 28 May 1850.1 Sarah Abigail Alderman died on 7 December 1911 at age 83.1

Dexter was a dealer in agricultural implements.4

Newleyweds Dexter and Sarah were enumerated in the 1850 Fairview Township, Jones Co., IA, federal census. They were living next door to Sarah's brother, Edwin. Dexter was a farmer, age 25, she was 22.

Children of Sarah Abigail Alderman and Dexter Cunningham

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S67] 1850 Federal Census, unknown repository address, On-line.
  3. [S135] Judge Oliver Seymour Phelps Phelps Family, Page 574, item 2701.
  4. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman.
  5. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 466.

Dexter Cunningham1

b. 12 July 1825, d. 20 April 1896
     Dexter Cunningham was born on 12 July 1825 at NY.2,3 He married Sarah Abigail Alderman, daughter of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps, on 28 May 1850.1 Dexter Cunningham died on 20 April 1896 at age 70.2

Children of Dexter Cunningham and Sarah Abigail Alderman

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 466.
  3. [S67] 1850 Federal Census, unknown repository address, On-line.
  4. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 466.

Emily Fidelia Alderman1

b. 10 March 1830, d. 13 May 1852
     Emily Fidelia Alderman was born on 10 March 1830 at Castle Creek, NY.1,2 She was the daughter of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps.1 Emily Fidelia Alderman died on 13 May 1852 at age 22.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S135] Judge Oliver Seymour Phelps Phelps Family, Page 574, item 2701.

Talcott Alderman1

b. 17 May 1832, d. 19 March 1904
     Talcott Alderman was born on 17 May 1832 at Castle Creek, NY.1,2 He was the son of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps.1 Talcott Alderman married Mary J. Dunham on 17 January 1857.1 Talcott Alderman died on 19 March 1904 at age 71.1

Children of Talcott Alderman and Mary J. Dunham

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S135] Judge Oliver Seymour Phelps Phelps Family, Page 574, item 2701.
  3. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 466.

Mary J. Dunham1

b. 9 September 1835, d. 19 March 1904
     Mary J. Dunham was born on 9 September 1835.2 She married Talcott Alderman, son of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps, on 17 January 1857.1 Mary J. Dunham died on 19 March 1904 at age 68.2

Children of Mary J. Dunham and Talcott Alderman

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 466.
  3. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 466.

Amaret Lavinia Alderman1

b. 13 September 1834, d. 8 May 1909
     Amaret Lavinia Alderman was born on 13 September 1834 at Castle Creek, NY.1,2 She was the daughter of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps.1 Amaret Lavinia Alderman married Henry H. Hosmer on 13 November 1851.1 Amaret Lavinia Alderman died on 8 May 1909 at age 74.1

Henry was a farmer and stock grower. They were members of the Baptist Church. 3

Children of Amaret Lavinia Alderman and Henry H. Hosmer

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S135] Judge Oliver Seymour Phelps Phelps Family, Page 574, item 2701.
  3. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman.
  4. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 466.
  5. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 467.
  6. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman,.
  7. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 467.

Henry H. Hosmer1

b. 14 May 1821, d. 1 January 1894
     Henry H. Hosmer was born on 14 May 1821.2 He married Amaret Lavinia Alderman, daughter of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps, on 13 November 1851.1 Henry H. Hosmer died on 1 January 1894 at age 72.2

Children of Henry H. Hosmer and Amaret Lavinia Alderman

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 467.
  3. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 466.
  4. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 467.
  5. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman,.
  6. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 467.

Judson Alderman1

b. 20 August 1836, d. 23 December 1914
     Judson Alderman was born on 20 August 1836 at Castle Creek, NY.1 He was the son of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps.1 Judson Alderman married Helen M. French, daughter of Chauncy French, on 28 November 1857.1 Judson Alderman died on 23 December 1914 at Anamosa, Jones Co., IA, at age 78.1

Judson and Helen were enumerated in the 1900 Anamosa City, Fairview Township, Jones Co., IA, federal census, ED53, page 12A. They had had 4 children, 2 still living. Etta was still in the household.

Children of Judson Alderman and Helen M. French

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 467.

Helen M. French1

b. 5 April 1837, d. 7 March 1913
     Helen M. French was born on 5 April 1837. She was the daughter of Chauncy French.2 Helen M. French married Judson Alderman, son of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps, on 28 November 1857.1 Helen M. French died on 7 March 1913 at age 75.

Children of Helen M. French and Judson Alderman

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 467.

Julietta J. Alderman1

b. 8 November 1838, d. 3 March 1932
     Julietta J. Alderman was also known as E. Juliet Alderman.2 She was born on 8 November 1838 at Castle Creek, NY.1,2 She was the daughter of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps.1 Julietta J. Alderman died on 3 March 1932 at age 93.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S135] Judge Oliver Seymour Phelps Phelps Family, Page 574, item 2701.

Fannie Alderman1

b. 15 March 1842, d. 27 January 1857
     Fannie Alderman was born on 15 March 1842 at Castle Creek, NY.1,2 She was the daughter of Bradley Alderman and Sarah Phelps.1 Fannie Alderman died on 27 January 1857 at age 14.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S135] Judge Oliver Seymour Phelps Phelps Family, Page 574, item 2701.

Sylvania Alderman1

b. 1848
     Sylvania Alderman died; young.1 She was born in 1848.1 She was the daughter of Bradley J. Alderman and Elizabeth Marinda Dimmick.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.

Margaret E. Alderman1

b. 1848, d. 1912
     Margaret E. Alderman was born in 1848 at NY.1,2 She was the daughter of Israel Phelps Alderman and Caroline Griffin.1 Margaret E. Alderman died in 1912.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S38] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Henry G. Alderman1

b. 1853, d. 1880
     Henry G. Alderman was born in 1853 at NY.1,2 He was the son of Israel Phelps Alderman and Caroline Griffin.1 Henry G. Alderman died in 1880.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S38] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Edwin H. Alderman1

b. 1859, d. 1893
     Edwin H. Alderman was born in 1859 at NY.1,2 He was the son of Israel Phelps Alderman and Caroline Griffin.1 Edwin H. Alderman died in 1893.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.
  2. [S38] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Fanny E. Alderman1

b. 1865
     Fanny E. Alderman was born in 1865.1 She was the daughter of Israel Phelps Alderman and Caroline Griffin.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 464.

Seth Griffin

b. 1747, d. 26 March 1817
     Seth Griffin was born in 1747 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Nathaniel Griffin II and Elizabeth Griffin. Seth Griffin married Mary Brown on 10 September 1772 at Simsbury, Hartford Co., CT. Seth Griffin died on 26 March 1817 at Simsbury, Hartford Co., CT.

Child of Seth Griffin and Mary Brown

Mary Brown

b. 14 November 1750
     Mary Brown was born on 14 November 1750 at Nova Scotia, Canada. She married Seth Griffin, son of Nathaniel Griffin II and Elizabeth Griffin, on 10 September 1772 at Simsbury, Hartford Co., CT.

Child of Mary Brown and Seth Griffin

Edwin Independence Alderman1

b. 4 July 1861, d. 25 December 1923
     Edwin Independence Alderman was born on 4 July 1861 at Anamosa, Jones Co., IA.1 He was the son of Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman and Lydia A. Osborn.1 Edwin Independence Alderman married Rosella Bales on 11 November 1885.1 Edwin Independence Alderman married Mrs. Harriett Yourex on 26 June 1916.2 Edwin Independence Alderman died on 25 December 1923 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 62.1

In 1908 Edwin was elected Imperial Potentiate of the Shriners and served in that highly honorable position for one year. He was an honorary member of practically every Shrine in America. He established the Christmas charity work which is conducted by the Shriners each year, and it was he who first formulated plans for the establishment of seven Shrine hospitals for crippled children, most of which are now in operation. He was very successful in the farm implement business in the Middle West, but being a combustion engineer by profession, he moved from Iowa to Los Angeles in 1911 where he associated himself with the Southern Counties Gas Corporation, later entering the oil field as an operator and investor. He was characterized by prominent men of the city as being a man of unusually pleasing personality and strong character. He was noted for his vigorous enthusiasm and his knack of inspiring his associates to higher accomplishments. While a resident of Marion, Iowa, he was elected Fire Chief and he organized the first Firemen's Association of that state. Later he organized the National Fire Chiefs' Association and became its first president.3

Edwin I. and "Ella M." were enumerated in the 1900 Marion, Linn Co., IA, federal census, ED 82, page 10A. He was a capitalist, age 38, she was 37; they had been married 14 years and had had two children, both living. Children in the household were Madge and Merle.

Edwin I. and Harriet were enumerated in the 1920 Los Angeles Township, Los Angeles City, Los Angeles Co., CA, federal census, ED 154, page 10A. In 1900 he had listed his father's birthplace as MA, but here he lists NY. Merle and Bales were also listed in the houehold. Edwin seems to be retired; Mele was a manager in an advertising company and Bales was an assembler in an automobile company.

Children of Edwin Independence Alderman and Rosella Bales

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.
  2. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.
  3. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman.

Rosella Bales1

b. 7 August 1863, d. 16 June 1901
     Rosella Bales was born on 7 August 1863 at Mount Vernon, Linn Co., IA.1 She married Edwin Independence Alderman, son of Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman and Lydia A. Osborn, on 11 November 1885.1 Rosella Bales died on 16 June 1901 at age 37.

Children of Rosella Bales and Edwin Independence Alderman

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.
  2. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.

Amaret L. Alderman1

b. 27 December 1849, d. 1868
     Amaret L. Alderman was born on 27 December 1849.1 She was the daughter of Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman and Lydia A. Osborn.1 Amaret L. Alderman died in 1868.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.

Lewis E. Alderman1

b. 1852, d. 1854
     Lewis E. Alderman was born in 1852.1 He was the son of Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman and Lydia A. Osborn.1 Lewis E. Alderman died in 1854.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.

Imogene Alderman1

b. 1853, d. 1892
     Imogene Alderman was born in 1853.1 She was the daughter of Capt. Edwin Buckley Alderman and Lydia A. Osborn.1 Imogene Alderman died in 1892.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 465.

NY Holcombe

     NY Holcombe was the son of US Holcombe.

This fictitious person was created to provide parentage for those Holcombes that were found during research but could not be assigned a family. A person is assigned a parent based on the state in which they were born. Typically these persons are identified during research in census records.

Children of NY Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S67] 1850 Federal Census, unknown repository address, On-line.
  2. [S68] 1870 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  3. [S362] 1880 Federal Census,.
  4. [S38] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address, Brutus, Cayuga Co., NY.
  5. [S363] 1910 Federal Census,.
  6. [S388] 1930 Federal Census.

H. W. Holcombe1

b. circa 1839
     H. W. Holcombe was born circa 1839 at NY.1 He was the son of NY Holcombe.1 H. W. Holcombe married Hattie (?)1

H.W. and Hattie were enumerated in the 1860 Brutus, Cayuga Co., NY, federal census, reel M653-728, page 347, handwritten page 31. He was a wagon maker, age 21, she was 21. They were in the household of E. Fellows age 57, and his wife(?) Louisa age 46.

Citations

  1. [S38] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address, Brutus, Cayuga Co., NY.

Hattie (?)1

b. circa 1839
     Hattie (?) was born circa 1839.1 She married H. W. Holcombe, son of NY Holcombe.1

Citations

  1. [S38] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address, Brutus, Cayuga Co., NY.

Nathan Wallace Stearns

b. 1827, d. 1904
     Nathan Wallace Stearns was born in 1827. He married Maria Talcott. Nathan Wallace Stearns died in 1904.

Child of Nathan Wallace Stearns and Maria Talcott

Maria Talcott

d. 1895
     Maria Talcott married Nathan Wallace Stearns. Maria Talcott died in 1895.

Child of Maria Talcott and Nathan Wallace Stearns

Dr. Frank Holcombe

b. 5 November 1884, d. 31 October 1961
     Dr. Frank Holcombe was born on 5 November 1884; (GS.) He was the son of Dr. Mahlon Beach Holcombe and Marcia Stearns. Dr. Frank Holcombe married Ruth M. (?) Dr. Frank Holcombe died on 31 October 1961 at age 76; (GS.) He was buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Keesville, Essex Co., NY.

Colonel in WW I.

Ruth M. (?)

b. 1884, d. 1968
     Ruth M. (?) was born in 1884. She married Dr. Frank Holcombe, son of Dr. Mahlon Beach Holcombe and Marcia Stearns. Ruth M. (?) died in 1968.