Osborn Family Genealogy Forum
Sept 13 1834 Nadison Co. NY
Roswell is a resident of the town of Sullivan. He enlisted at Pownal VT in 1776 under Capt Nathaniel Seely. Epharaim Osborn of Northhumberland, Saratoga Co NY Can attest to his service. Roswell was born in Newhaven CT on March 11. 1752.
Nov 18, 1832 Green Co NY
Samuel is a resident of Lexington. He resided at the town of Woodbridge New Haven Co CT when he enlisted Nov 1, 1777. He was born at Woodridge New Haven Co. CT in 1762.
April 4, 1855 Green Co NY
Elizabeth Osborn is a resident of Catskill and is 68. She married Samuel in Lexington, Green Co. on May 11, 1839 by Elder Palet a Baptist Clergyman. Samuel Died at Catskill Sept 6, 1854. Elizabeth's maiden name is Elizabeth Herrick.
Sept 5, 1832 District of Woodbury New Haven Co. CT
Shadrach of Southbury is 85. He entered the service in Nov 1776 from Southbury, then part of Woodbury, Litchfield Co. CT
Sept 19, 1838
Aletta Osborn is 86 and a resident of Southbury. She married Shadrach in 1783. Shadrach died Aug 27, 1838, at Southbury.
Nov 10, 1838 New Haven Co Ct
Martha Osborne Wife of Erastus Osborne states she is the wife of the son of Shadrach.
Nov 10, 1838 Newhaven City CT
The Rev Henry Cronwell, Pastor of Trinty Church in the City of New Haven, states the Church records show: New Haven Oct 15, 1783 married Shadrach Osborn of Woodbury to Aletta Blagge of New Haven.
May 16, 1833 Davidson Co NC
Stephen, age 80, a resident of Davidson Co NC, Enlisted while a resident of Somerset Co NJ in the company of Capt. Silas Howell in the Spring or Summer of 1776. He was born in Somerset Co NJ in 1753. He moved to Rowan Co, now Davidson Co, after his discharge.
Stephen died July 11, 1840
Dec 13, 1836 Fairfield Co CT
Syman H. Atwater Pastor of the First Congregational Church in Fairfield States the Church marriage record as recorded is " Stephen Osborn and Grizzle Osborn were married Dec17, 1778 Pr. Andrew Eliot"
Feb 4, 1837 District of Fairfield CT
Grizzle states that she is 85 and that Stephen died Oct 28, 1822, at Fairfield. Previous to the marriage they were neighbors and well acquainted with each other and were distantly related.
Nov 3, 1838 Hartford Co CT
Capt Jonathan Pasco States he is a cousin of Thomas Osborn and was present at the marriage of Thomas Osborne and Louisa Parsons.
Nov3, 1838 Hartford Co Ct.
Capt Nehemiah Osborne Resident of East Windsor, age 61, States he Knew Thomas more that 55 years. They are not nearer relatives, though of the same family name, than cousins.
Nov 26, 1838 Hartford Co CT
Louisa states she is a resident of East Hartford and is 81. Thomas enlisted Jan 1, 1776, under Capt Sullivan, Col. Patterson's Regiment in the Mass Line. She and Thomas were married in June of 1777 by William Wolcott Esg. JP, in East Windsor, Hartford Co CT. Thomas Died at East Windsor on March 14, 1813. Her Oldest Child is 61 and is the wife of Thomas Parsons, of Franklin Co. NY.
Nov 26, 1838
Samuel Kennedy, a resident of Manchester, states he knows the children of Thomas and Louisa.
Mrs. Parsons wife of Thomas Parsons, formerly Anna Osborne, Louisa Wilson, age 59 and Lucina Osborne, now Mrs Murphy, age 57.
Widow Taylor Sarah H.
April 20, 1846 New London CT
William Osborn, a resident of Colombia, Tolland Co CT, states he is the son of William and Sally Osborn. They had two Childern; himself and John who is now dead. He was born in 1792.
April 20, 1846 New London CT
Louisa Avery states she knows Sarah H. Taylor, and Sarah's maiden name is Sally Cole, she went by Sally, though her name is Sarah.
July 8, 1846 Hartford District CT.
Sarah Taylor is a resident of Hartford, Hartford Co. CT. She Married William July 17, 1791. William died in 1802, and in 1804 she marreid William B. Taylor, who has since died. He was drawing a pension for service in the War with the British. ( War of 1812 )
March 13, 1833 Fountain Co IN
William Osborn is 69. States he enlisted in 1779 from Burk Co NC, in the mounted Militia, under Capt. William Adams. He moved to Scott Co KY in 1801 and to Fountain Co. IN in 1827. He states that Bennet Osborn of Scott Co KY can establish the fact of his service.
May 9, 1853 Fountain Co IN
Elizabeth Osborn is 70. She married William in Scott Co KY, Feb 20, 1800. William Died April 5, 1835 in Fountain Co. IN. Her maiden name is Elizabeth Redden.
William Osborn b. Jan 10, 1764
Elizabeth Osborn b. March 20, 1783
Peggy Osborn b. Jan 14, 1801
Abner Osborn b. Dec 11, 1802
Ipsly Osborn b. Dec 1, 1804
Katharine Osborn b. Aug 30, 1806
William Osborn b. Nov 6, 1807
Susan Osborn b. Jan 8, 1810
John Taylor Osborn b. Sep 21, 1811
Ruben Luke Osborn b. March 17, 1813
Martha Ann Osborn b. Dec 8, 1815
Eliza Cornela Osborn b. Dec 19, 1819
William Osborn to Elizabeth Redden Feb 20, 1800
James Shermill to Maragret Osborn June 17, 1819 (Peggy?)
Abner Osborn to Eliza Glass Aug 3, 1826
Grainville Adkins to Ipsly Osborn July 13, 1828
John T Osborn to Permelia DeHaven May 1, 1834
Jacob DeHaven to Susan Osborn Aug 19, 1830
George Glascock to Eliza C. Osborn Jan 21, 1840
Oct 24, 1853 Fountain Co IN
James Adkins states his son married into the Osborn Family.
Sept 4, 1832 Hampshire Co MA
Zebedee is a resident of Enfield and is 79. He entered the service under Capt Hirchich Wells, in 1776, form East Windsor CT. He has two Brothers Erva and Jacob.
Dec 4, 1832 Hampshire Co MA
Jacob Osborn age 70, states that his brothers Zebedee and Erva were in Capt Hirchich Wells Co.
Nov 1, 1833 Randolph Co VA.
Zerah is 78. He enterd the service at Maners Block House, then Agusta Co VA, under Capt Haymond, he was an Indian Spy. (IE spied on Indians) He was born in Morris Co NJ on Aug 15, 1758
Oct 10, 1836 Tolland Co CT
Elizabeth Skinner, age 78, states that she and Annah Osborn were intimate friends in their youth, and Annah's Maiden Name is Annah Lord.
Oct 26, 1836 East Windsor, Hartford Co CT
Annah is 84 and 5 mon ths old. Abel entered the Army the latter part of May 1776 under Capt Simon Wolcott. She and Abel were married march 14, 1776 by Esg. Collins, of Enfield, at her father's house in East Windsor. Abek Died at East Windsor on May 11, 1813
Jan 7, 1833 Charlotte Co. VA
Claibourne entered the service in the winter of 1779 from Charloote Co VA. He was born in Amelia Co. VA in 1757. His father removed to SC
Sept 18, 1832 Essex Co. NJ
Henry is a resident of Orange Township. He was born on Oct 23, 1759 in Elizabethtown, Essex Co. NJ. He entered the service from Newark NJ, under Capt Isaac Smith's Co, in 1776.
Aug 12, 1823 Kennebunk York Co, Maine
James Osborn, John Osborn, Sam.G. Osborn all state that they Furnished their Father the following sum Since the Spring of 1820:
John $ 180.30
Sam $ 110.oo
July 5, 1820 York, York Co Maine
James, age 61 is a resident of Wells. He entered the service as a fifer in Capt Elijah Danforth's Co, Thomas Nixon's Regiment of the Mass Line. His former ocupation was " Teacher of youth in common branches of education." His wife Nancy is 59 and Daughter Mary is 34.
July 24 1832 Maine Dist.
James is a resident of Kennebunk, York Co. Served in 1775, enlisted again in 1776 Col Asa Whitcomb Regiment, Capt Daniel Whitings Co. Was in the Army in the the time of Arnold's Treachery, and saw Maj. Andre executed as a Spy. He was Born in Charlestown MA abt. 1758 or 1759. He entered the Army from Woburn mA and resided in Kennebunck abt 45 tears.
Osborne John B.
Aug 17, 1832 Essex Co NJ
John is a resident of Westfield. He was born June 6, 1754, in Elizabeth Township, Essex Co. NJ He entered the service in june of 1776 under Capt Gorthwards Co, at Westfield.
Osborne Jonathan H.
Aug 17, 1832 Essex Co NJ
Jonathan is a resident of Westfield. He was born Feb 22, 1760 at Elizabeth Township, Essex Co. NJ. He entered the service in the spring of 1776, in Capt Horton's Co. Evidence of his service can be provided by Deacon John B. Osborne.
Oct 16, 1832 Genesee Co. NY
Joseph is a reident of Batasia, he was 77. He was born Feb 20, 1755 in New Fairfield, Fairfield Co. CT. He entered the service on May 11, 1775 from Newfairfield, Fairfield Co CT under Capt Nehemiah Beaudsley's Co, Col. Waterbury's Regiment. After the War he lived in ???borrough, Berkshire Co. MA for abt 16 years, then in Charlotte, Chittenden Co. VT for 1 year, then in Dauhand Lower Canada for abt 8 years, then to Batsia Abt 18 years.
Continental, Mass, Navy
Line, Sappers + Miners
Issued March 15, 1790
Oct 9, 1832 Williamson Co TN
Robert is 78. He states he entered the service in Oct of 1775, under Capt James Houston's Co, at Mecklenburg Co NC. He was born 1755 in York Co. PA
Dec 4, 1840
Jane m. Robert Aug 16, 1785 in Mecklenburg Co NC. Robert died on July 8, 1834 in Williamson Co. TN Family Record:
John Wylie Osborn, 1st son b. June 9, 1786
Noble Osborne, 2nd son b. Nov 21, 1787
Jennit Osborne, Daughter, b. Dec 5, 1789
Thomas Osborn, b. May 25, 1792
James Osborn, b. April 4, 1795
Martha Osborne, b. sept 15, 1797
Jane Osborne, b. Jan 16, 1800
April 25, 1834 Adams Co PA
Samuel is 74 years and 5 months old. He entered the service in April 1777, under Capt Barry, at Litchfield, South Farms Parish, CT.
Dec 16, 1850 Gettysburg PA
Levi Osborne states he is the son of Samuel. Samuel Died in Adams Co. PA
Warrant # 12442
Issued Nov 5, 1789
BLWT 12442 Issued 1789
(That is all)
July 5, 1820 New Haven Co. CT
Stephen is 73 and a resident of Derby. He served as a Capt attached to Col Jonathan Baldwin's Regiment. His occupation is a Blacksmith and his family residing with him is his wife 52, son Charley and Daughter Harriet, each 12 and son John 10.
April 4, 1853 New Haven Co Ct
Apame married Stephen May 16, 1809, and Stephen Died 24 Nov, 1824
March 23, 1855 New Haven Co Ct
Apame is 86. Her maiden name is Apame Thompson and Stephen Died in Derby on Nov 27, 1824.
Mass, PA, Sea Service, Navy
March 30, 1818 Bridgewater, Plymouth Co. MA
Thomas Enlisted under Capt Hamilin in Col John Bailey's Regiment in the Mass Line, in April 1775. He is 59 years old
July 15, 1824 Plymouth Co MA
Thomas occupation is a Laborer. His wife is 61, and Daughter Nabby is 21, and Lavina 18.
June 1839 Charleston SC
Catharine States she married Thomas April 28, 1768. Thomas died abt. Jan 17, 1809. He entered the service, previous to July 1776, as a Lt. Under the Command of Isaac Hayne.
June 18, 1839 Charleston SC
Maragret Savage presents the Family Record from the Bible, written in her father's hand.
Thomas Osborne b. Feb 9, 1744
Catharine Osborne b. Sept 30, ??
Thomas Osborn m. Catharine April 28, 1758
William Osborn b. March 13 17??, d. Sept 3, 1769
Margarett b. ?? ?? 1770
Martha Ann b. May 10 1773 at seven oclock in the Evening.
George Savage m. Maragrett Osborn Sept 24, 1786
Wm Savage son of George and Maragrett b. 9 Nov, 1787
Jan 20, 1852 Charleston SC
Charles P. Danson, Executor of the Will of Catharine Osborn, presents evidence of her death on Oct 28, 1840 leaving three Children:
Mrs Margarett Savage, 82
Mrs Matilda Mathews, 79
Mrs Catharine Lownder, 77
( That is All )
June 6, 1818 Dist of NC
Jesse is 51 and a resident of Wake Co. He entered the service in 1782, at Wake Co NC.
Feb 19, 182
Jessie is 53. He has no family and has lost the use of his limbs.
Warrent # 4780
Issued Aug 10, 1789
May 25, 1818 Muskingun Co OH
Hugh is 54 and a resident of Lansville. He enlisted at Boston, in Dec 1781 as a Marine under Capt Parks. He served on the Frigate Alliance
Dec 17, 1847 Plymouth Co Mass
Nathaniel Smith, Town Clerk of Pembroke, presents thje marriage record of Hugh Osborn and Zuba Wade Jan 13, 1786.
June 7, 1849 Morgan Co OH
Zuba is a resident of Bristol Township and is 83. Hugh died may 25, 1847
Oct 8, 1850 Pittsburgh
Ezra Son of Zuba and Hugh testifies for his mother.
April 1, 1818 MA
John is a resident of Pembroke and is 50. He served as a marine of the Frigate Dean, Capt Nicholson Commander.
July 17, 1820 Plymouth Co MA
John is 55. He is lame Caused by a wound Received in the Rev. War. His wife is Abigail 57, Children Abigail, Judith, and John.
Jan 7, 1841 Lenawee MI
John is living with his son John W. Osborn.
Cont, Mass, Navy
April 7, 1818 Lincoln
Michael is a resident of Alna, Lincoln Co.. He enlisted in may of 1708 under capt Moore of the MA Line.
July 25, 1820 Wiscasset, Lincoln Co. ME
Michale is 59 and a resident of Alna. His occupation is a Caulker, and his wife judith is 57.
Aug 25, 1838 Kennebel Co ME
Judith is a resident of Augusta and is 69. Her maiden name is Judith McFarland, and was married on Nov 13, 1786 at Penbrooke MA. Michael died Dec 4, 1834
Nov, 1818 Sullivane Co. TN
Nathaniel is 68. He enlisted in the State of NJ under Col Ogden.
Aug 24, 1820 Sullivane Co TN
Nathaniel Had two wifes, both dead, and seven children. He does not know if his children are alive or not.
Issued Jan 5, 1791
Widow Benjamin Sarah
Sept 8, 1834 Perry Co KY
Ephraim is a resident of Harlan Co, KY and is 80. He entered the service under Capt Enoch Osburn at Aburn's Fort, Montgomery Co. VA
May 19, 1818 Beaver Co PA
James is 78. He enlisted June 1776 under Capt Stephens
Sept 18, 1820
James is 68. He enlisted at Little Britain Township, Lancater Co PA. His family consists of his wife of about 60,and one son of about 10 years old.
In 1851 James Widow, Lidy or Ledy, Living in Clarion Co. PA, made inquiries for a pension, but she made no formal application.
Warrent 11575 + 11784
Issued June 11, 1795
Nov 19, 1832 Tioga Co. NY
Samuel is a resident of Berkshire and is 70 years old. He entered the service in Oct 1777, under Capt Henry Strong, at Westchester Co. NY. He was born at Curtland Manor, Westchester Co. NY in 1762.
Issued Nov 5, 1791
Dec 10, 1832 Bergen Co., NJ
Thomas is 70. He enlisted in March 1782 Under Capt John Craig, at Second River, now Belvill, Essex Co. NJ. He was born June 12, 1763 at New Barbadoes Neck, Now Sodi.
Thomas died Jan 27, 1836
Issued March 27, 1799
Also BLWT 81-60-55
Issued June 16, 1789
BLWT 12442 Issued 1789
Feb 2, 1836 Hartford Co. CT
Isaac is 75. He was born Aug 23, 1760 at Woodbury, Litchfield Co. CT. At 15 he was living with Elias Hopkins as an apprentince as a Blacksmith. He enlisted in 1777, under Capt Joseph Goodrich.
Oct 1853 Hartford Co. CT
Edna states she has no children by Isaac.
March 27, 1854 Hartford Co., CT
William Wright to the Marriage of Isaac Osborn, of Watertown, and Edna Ewart of Northington, on May 23, 1816
June 8, 1855 Hartford Co CT
Edna is 67, and is a resident of Avon. She was married on May 13, 1815 or 16, at Northington Co. By Rev Rufus Harvly, a Preb, Clergyman. Her maiden name is Edna North. Isaac died at Avon, Sept 13, 1853
BLWT 12442 Issued 1789
July 2, 1818 Pittsburgh PA
Samuel Enlisted in the Fall of 1775, under Capt Uriah Springer. He is 65 years old.