I'm looking for information on Sylvia D. WILSEY, my g-grandmother. She was b in 1825 in PA. Her mother was b in PA, her father was b in NY. She m WM KNOTTS, b 1805, QA co MD, in Hancock co IL. in 1844. In 1845-46 they went to Oregon on the Oregon Trail. They settled in Benton Co., near Corvallis. She had at least two brothers, Robert and Tom. Tom might have been James Thomas.He was known to use his middle name, even on census'. We suspect Sylvia's parents were WM Henry WILSEY and Catherine Landon. One of WM and Catherine's son's had a daughter named Sylvia. Bob KNOTTS, PHX, AZ.