Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Williston Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Lorenzo Williston, 1850 MA Census
Posted by: Karen Harris (ID *****9260) Date: September 26, 2006 at 09:03:44
  of 231

Lorenzo Williston was incorrectly indexed as Lorenzo Webster in the 1850 Census. The family of Lorenzo and Sophia Williston are found in Washington, Berkshire County, MA on Page 303. Lorenzo A. Williston, aged 42, born in MA, Farmer; Sophia, aged 45, born in CT; Lorenzo N. aged 17, born in MA, barber; Rowland S. aged 15 born in MA; Emily A. aged 10, born in MA; Cynthia J. aged 8, born in MA; and Caroline R. aged 20, born in MA. Also listed on the same page is Monroe Williston aged 12, with the Crane family. Henry Arthur Williston is listed with a death year of 1850 in the Federal Mortality Census in Washington, Berkshire County, MA; he was less than a year old. A George M. Williston served in the Civil War with a unit from New York. Roland Stebbins Williston served in the Civil War with a unit from MA. Both men's names are listed in a Civil War monument in the park in Holyoke MA.

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network