Posted By:Jerri Strombeck
Subject:Re: Looking for family of John Olcutt Scudder
Post Date:January 21, 2013 at 08:14:29
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Grace Olcott Scudder Bell
March 30, 1870 - Oct 20, 1945
f Jabez Walerman Olcott b Aubur CT
b Grand Rim, Long Island, NY

U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
about William Milton Scudder
Name: William Milton Scudder
Birth Date: 26 Nov 1894
Birth Place: Suffurit County, Long Island, New York
Residence: Waldport, Oregon
Race: White
residence 8-31-1942 Rte #4, c/o Dave Patterson, Albany, OR
next of kin Mrs. Laura Scudder same address

1930 census, Hempstead, Nassau, New York
William Scudder 35 (He is William Milton Scudder) waiter restaurant m 5 yrs
Bertha Scudder 30
William Scudder 3
[3 3/12]
Laura Scudder 1
[1 3/12

1920 census, Calapooia, Linn, Oregon
W Milton Scudder 27 farmer dairy farm

Oregonian 6/15/1918
Linn County Sends 62 Draft Contingent Leaves Albany for Induction at Camp Lewis
William Milton Scudder left for induction training at Ft. Lewis WA

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about William Milton Scudder Name: William Milton Scudder
County: Linn
State: Oregon
Birthplace: Huntington, New York,United States of America
Birth Date: 26 Nov 1894
Lumber inspector Albany Lumber, Albany, OR

Oregonian 11/28/1915
Miss Grace Scudder married to Mr. David L. Patterson recently. He is employed by the Post Office and has played catcher and captain of the Albany Athletics, a baseball team. (Pictures of both)

1910 census, Albany Ward 3, Linn, Oregon
William H Bell 32 m 6 yrs 1st mar laborer saw mill
Grace Bell 40 7 ch 3 liv 2nd mar
Laura E Bell 3
Milton Scudder 15 steps laborer grain farm
Grace Scudder 13 stepd

1900 census, Huntington, Suffolk, New York
Jane A Scudder 58 dressmaker
Grace Scudder 30 dressmaker daughter in law
Era J Scudder 11 grands
Bradley O Scudder 9 grands
Milton Scudder 5 grands
Grace Scudder 3 grandd
Nellie A Carroll 19 servant

1880 census, Huntington, Suffolk, New York
Jane A. Scudder 39
Sherwood B. Scudder 12 (William Milton's father)
Mary E. Scott 16
Nathaniel Conklin 45

1870 census, Huntington, Suffolk, New York
Lewis K Scudder 34
Jane A Scudder 29
Lavella R Scudder 8
Sherwood B Scudder 3

Lewis was married in 1857 to Phebe Bunch; married Jane A. Valentine 11/27/1860, so Jane is the mother of Sherwood Bradley

U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865
about Lewid K Scudder Name: Lewid K Scudder
Residence: Huntington, New York
Class: 1
Congressional District: 1st
Age on 1 July 1863: 36
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1827
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Place of Birth: Suffolk

1860 census, Huntington, Suffolk, New York
Bradly Scudder 73 farmer ($6000 land, $2000 pers prop)
Ruth Scudder 55
John Scudder 29 farm labor
Lewis Scudder 24 house carpenter
Lydia Scudder 22
Matilda Scudder 25 dressmaker
Danl Powell Scudder 10

1850 census, Huntington, Suffolk, New York
Bradley Scudder 61
Ruth Scudder 55
Nathaniel B Scudder 18
Lewis K Scudder 15 (Lewis Ketcham, 11/24/1835-12/11/1876)
Lydia M Scudder 13

Gershom Bradley Scudder married Ruth Ketcham 1/22/1829

According to a tree on, William's parents were
Sherwood Bradley Scudder (1868-1899)and Grace Olcott (1870-1945), and that he married Bertha Mae Cooper.

William M Scudder
Birth 26 Nov 1894 in New York
Death 16 Apr 1967

Bertha Mae Cooper
Birth 12 27 1898 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, USA
Death 1 14 1990 in Prescott, Yavapai, Arizona, USA

This ought to get you started. You need to draw out the family tree, it's too confusing to see it listed. If you have more questions, let us know.