|Posted By:||Lori (Trotter) Backus|
|Subject:||ELISHA LIGHT CT>NY>PA and back to NY|
|Post Date:||December 22, 1998 at 15:45:26|
|Forum:||Light Family Genealogy Forum|
My line goes like this:Elisha Light b. CT abt.1794 and his wife Mary Cronk also of CT.
Children of Elisha and Mary: Silas Light died 1864 m. Mary E. Canfield
David Light b. 11-23-1814 in Bovina Delaware Co., NY m. Elizabeth Estus 7-20-1834 d. 4-29-1858. Levi Light b. 1816 d. 1883 m. Edsell Salome. Melinda Light b. 11-07-1827 in Bovina, Delaware Co., NY d. 02-18-1896 in Sands Creek, Tompkins, Delaware Co., m. Rowland Robinson. Elisha was named in his fathers will, that of Henry Light.
Children named in Henry Light's will are Elizabeth, Abigail, Amy, Sarah, Elisha, Henry,John,Jemima,Hannah,and Elsie. Will is dared 18 September 1803. Town of Frederick, Dutchess County, New York.