Castinah Near, b. 14 Aug,1816 possibly NY. Married Jeremiah Fisher 19 March 1837. Found in the 1850 census of Saranac, Clinton Co., NY.with children Charles, Elizabeth, Henry, Mary J. and James A. There is a Charles Near in the 1840 census of Essex Co., NY. Could he be her father? By 1860 the couple Jeremiah and Castinah Near Fisher are in DeKalb Co., IL. Castinah dies in DeKalb co., Il on 26 Feb 1853. Am interested in tracing this Near family.