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GENEALOGY 



OP THE 



ANTHONY FAMILY 



FROM 



149s TO 1904 



Traced from William Anthony, Cologne, Germany, to London, 

England, John Anthony, a descendant, from 

England to America. 



WITH PHOTOGRAPHS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF THE 
LIVES OF PROMINENT MEN AND WOMEN. 



1904: 

COMPILED AND PUBLISHED BY 

CHARLES L. ANTHONY. 

STERLING, ILL. 



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No. 1862. CHARLES L. ANTHONY 
Sterling-, 111. 




IBmru TB. Ant^tntv. 




ANTHONY COAT OF ARMS. 



ANTHONY COAT OF ARMS 

The Goat is the emblem of that martial man, who wins a victorj' by 
the employment of pohcy rather than valor. It may betoken one that is 
willing to fare hard so he may be in high employment honored. 

The Leopard's Head is said to represent a valiant warrior, who en- 
terprises hazardous things, by force and courage. 




Arms. Ar.— a leopard's head. 

Gu. Betw. two flaunches sable. 
Crest. A demi goat ppr. charged 

with a bezant, armed or attired, or- 



Or.— Gold. Ar.— Argent, silver. Gu.— Gules, red. Sa.— Sable, black. 



COAT OF ARMS 

The custom of using a Coat of Arms may be traced to very early 
times, as to the standard of the Twelve Tribes of Israel, of the Egyptians, 
and the Roman Eagles. From these times grew the customs of elans and 
families distinguishing themselves from others by signs and emblems. 
After a while it was considered a right of all noblemen to use a coat of 
ai'ms, no two families allowed to use the same. 

A coat of arms is composed of a shield or escutcheon on which the 
charges or emblems are depicted, often the charges have some relation to 
the names or residence of the user. 

THE ANTHONY COAT OF ARMS. 

The Anthony Coat of Arms, so emblematic of the characteristics of 
the Anthony family, the same traits of character thundering down 
through the centuries. 

Dr. Francis Anthony, of London, in the fifteenth century shook the 
British lion (see Biography), and when the walls fell that separated him 
from the College of Physicians, the British lion roared. 

In the eighteenth century when Susan B. Anthony attacked the 14th 
and 15th Amendments of the Constitution of the United States and cast 
her vote, being a woman and not a man, the American Eagle screamed. 

When George S. Anthony, of New Bedford, Mass., fitted up a whal- 
ing vessel, and for two years sailed in Australian waters with the only 
object in view to rescue six Fenian prisoners that were imprisoned for 
life, for love of country, in the English-Australian prison at Freemantle, 
he challenged the British navy with a whale ship, and snatched a half- 
dozen men from the jaws of the British lion, and sailed for America. 
The British warship, Georgetta, bore down on the Catalpa. "You have 
violated the colonial laws," says the commander. "I will give you fifteen 
minutes to heave to and I'll blow your masts out unless you do." The 
next salutation was a solid shot across the the bow of the Catalpa. 
Captain Anthony replied: "This ship is sailing under the American flag, 
and she is on the high seas. If you fire on me, I warn you that you are 
firing on the American flag." The Georgetta steered away in magnifl- 
cent style, and as she turned, the banner of Britain displayed its folds, and 
the blazoned lion, shimmering in the sun, seemed to make a gesture of 

defiance with his tail by curving it between his heels and the Catalpa 

sailed serenely on, the star spangled banner floating bravely in the breeze. 



CONTENTS 



Abraham Antliony, son of John ist - 

Adams, Mass., branch ------ 

Ann Eliza Anthony and Dickinson branch 
Benjamin Anthony and Odell branch _ _ - 

Biography and career of D. R. Anthony, Leavenworth, 
Biography of Col. D. R. Anthony _ - - - 
Biography of Dr. Francis Anthony - . - - 
Biography of Gilbert Stuart ----- 

Biography of Mary S. Anthony - _ _ - 

Biography of Susan B. Anthony _ - - - 
California branch, Asa Anthony - - - - 

Coat of Arms -------- 

Elihu Anthony and Mason branch - - - - 

Elizabeth Anthony, mother of Gilbert Stuart, artist - 
Introductory --..--__- 

Isaac Anthony and Chase branch - _ - - 
James Anthony and Chase branch - - - - 

James Anthony and Williams branch - - - 
John Anthony and Allen branch - - - _ 
John Anthony and Descendants - - - - 

John Anthony branch : three wives 

John Gould Anthony's correspondence - - - 
John M. Anthony and Allen branch _ - - 

John, 1st daughters and son, Joseph - . - 
Jonathan Anthony and Gould branch - - - 
Judith Anthony and Allen l)ranch - - - - 

Law regulating dress ------ 

Nova Scotia branch ------ 

Origin of the Anthony Family - - - - - 

Peoria branch of Anthony Family - - - - 

Philip Anthony and Goddard branch - _ - 

Poem, "The Old Quaker Meeting House." 

Preface -------- 

Quaker marriage ceremony (Humphrey Anthony and 
Lapham) -------- 



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PAGE. 

Quaker method of bringing members back to the fold - - 169 

Susan B. Anthony's trial -------- 176 

The Old Quaker Meeting House, Adams, Mass. - _ - 167 

Tracing Adams, Mass., branch ------ 17] 

Tracing Albert Lee Anthony ----- ^ - 102 

Tracing George Anthony, Boonton, N. J. - - - - 292 

Vital records of Rhode Island - - - - - - - 311 

William Anthony and Coggeshall branch ----- 65 

William Anthony and Eddy branch - - - - - - 1 16 



ILLUSTRATIONS 



Albert L. Anthony --------- 113 

Albro Anthony and wife -.___-- _^j^ 

Catherine A. Gait --------- 80 

Charles S. N. Anthony -------- 46 

Chas. L. Anthony ------- Fro)itispiccc 

Clara A. Anthony ----,---- 298 

Cleonna A. Hopps --------- 148 

Clifford Mason Anthony - ^ ----- - 50 

Coat of Arms ---------- 5 

Daniel Anthony -.-..-.-. iy2 
Daniel R. Anthony ---------184 

Daniel Read Anthony, III. ------- 188 

Daniel Read Anthony, Jr. - - . - - - - - - 186 

Elihu Anthony -.-...--- it^2 

Elliott Anthony -_----__- 78 

Elizabeth B. Anthony --'_----- 48 

Elmira M. E. Anthony -------- 222 

Emerson T. Anthony -------- 54 

Flora T. Anthony - - - - - ^ . . - 52 

George Anthony ---_•____- 296 

George S. Anthony ---------118 

George T. Anthony --------- 138 

George W. Anthony - - - - - -^- - 212 

Gilbert Stuart --____--- 28 

Hannah Anthony Hoxie -„_----- 190 



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PAGE 

Hannah M. Anthony ----__-_ 214 

Harriet W. Hinton ------_-_ i^g 

Henry Bowen Anthony - - - - - -,- - 263 

Hicks Anthony -_----___ 230 

Howard Anthony Broughton ------- 145 

Humphrey Anthony ---------166 

Humphrey Anthony -------- 202 

Humphrey Anthony, Jr. ------- - 222 

Israel Anthony -_---__-- 106 

Jacob Archibald Anthony -------- 332 

Jessie Gourley -- - - - - - - - - 148 

Job Kelly Anthony --------- 286 

John Anthony Conner - - - - -.- -- 210 

John H. Anthony --------- 56 

John Gould Anthony --------- 237 

Joshua Anthony --------- 205 

Julius C. Anthony --------- 288 

Lewis W. Anthony --------- 254 

Luther Anthony _-------- 294 

Oro L. Hopps ---------- 148 

Susan B. Anthony --------- 175 

Thomas Anthony --------- 266 

Thomas EUwood Anthony -------- 269 



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PREFACE 



It is my purpose in these pages to give a simple line of nar- 
rative of the descendants of John Anthony, following down 
through the different generations in the several branches, de- 
scribing more or less minutely the character of persons whos2 
names are well known to the public, having in their day figured 
prominently before the world and achieved more or less success 
upon the field of human endeavor; also speak of many others 
less conspicuous, humble, yet earnest, individuals of different 
generations, though I fail to do them justice. 

It is but a token of love and grateful acknowledgment of 
the noble deeds of our progenitors to take their names from 
the perishing records of the present and place them in durable 
form for affectionate remembrance as fragrant family 
memorials. 

The history of the Anthony family in the old world goes 
back as far as the name of Antony, Antonii, Antonio, Antonie, 
and Anthony are found, and the familiar names of Abraham, 
Isaac, Jacob, Mark, Luke and John have been family names in 
every household down through the centuries to 1904, the name 
John outnumbering all others at the present time. 

Our direct line starts with William Anthony, 1495, Cologne, 
Germany, who went to London, England, as the chief graver 
of the mint and seals to King Edward VI, Queen Mary and 
Queen Elizabeth. 

'^ The line of connection between this ancient family and John 
Anthony, the emigrant, has not been established and fortified 
by complete and satisfactory evidence, but numerous circum- 
stances point in this one direction. The very characteristics 
of the race come thundering down through the centuries, and 
we that are living in this nineteenth century are justly proud 
of our ancestors who figured among the early founders of the 
nation. To exhibit the virtues of such men, we only need 
record their deeds and give a true expression of their principles 
that called forth those deeds to the observation of mankind. 
Our more immediate concern is with the descendants of John 
Anthony, of London, from the time he landed on the American 
shores in 1634, down to the present blessed era of freedom, 

1904- 



12 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

We make up our humble tale from many disjointed frag- 
ments, and we fear it will be impossible to weave in so many 
sketches and anecdotes of the personages who have a]>peared 
upon the stage of action, in a systematic manner. 

The gathering of these statistics is an enormous task, which 
tact can only be appreciated by any one that has made the ef- 
fort. In completing this work, we find difficulties formidable 
and perfection hopeless ; but not appalled at unkind criticism, 
we venture to submit the following pages for the perusal of all 
who are immediately or remotely interested, while we are 
aware that further research, more time and expense, would 
produce a volume of greater interest and more satisfaction, but 
we venture the volume will find readers wherever the name 
Anthony exists. 

It has been my desire to achieve something for the good of 
the present age, and to benefit posterity, and to this end ( with 
purely unselfish motives) the writer has devoted many hours 
of tedious and perplexing labor, only relaxing his efforts when 
the midnight oil and the Anthony grit ran low and there was 
not vitality enough left to lick a postage stamp. 

Charles L. Anthony. 



INTRODUCTION 



The compiler of these pages did not expect, when he com- 
menced tracing the hne of his ancestry, to bring anything be- 
fore the public, but some years of careful research brought 
forth so much interesting matter in this relation, and the 
number of the families by the name of Anthony being so much 
more numerous than was anticipated, and so many facts 
worthy of notice came to view, that the subject was pursued to 
its present issue. This long continued and very tedious re- 
search contains but little interest to any outside the family re- 
presented, unless, perhaps, to some lover of genealogical lore. 

The research that I have made amid many discouragements 
impresses deeply the conviction that much remains unrecorded 
which should have found page room, and much valuable in- 
formation and many important facts to perfect a suitable 
genealogy exist in various family records and other manu- 
scripts scattered through the country that should appear in 
this l>ook. 

I have spared no pains, time or money to perfect this work; 
have searched the ancient biographies, bits of odds and ends of 
old Anthony MSS in the British Museum, London, pieced to- 
gether by expert hands, every book, paper or magazine in the 
land where the name Anthony has appeared — all this gathered 
for future reference. But as the work has been assumed per- 
sonally without any assurance of patronage or remuneration, 
much interesting matter is omitted that mig'ht, under other ^cir- 
cumstances, have been added for the gratification of those in- 
terested, but cost forbids any large venture. Perplexity and 
toil beyond all calculation have discouraged my attempt. So 
much labor and correspondence, so many letters unanswered, 
unnoticed (there seems to be no remedy for such a disease), so 
many folios searched in vain, so much travel and expense of 
time and money to bring order out of chaos, that it never 
would be undertaken the second time by the same person, or I 
might change the "m" in the word "same" to "n" and say, it 
would never be undertaken the second time by any sane 
person. 

It was a strange coincidence that at the same time I was 
pondering over the descent of the Anthony family in America, 



14 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

that my name-sake, Charles Anthony of London, was investi- 
gating the origin of the family in England, and to him we are 
indebted for the valuable information that follows. 

In July, 1895, I wrote to one. Charles Anthony, Hampton 
Bishop, Herford. London, and in August a reply. came to the 
effect that he had sent my letter to his son Charles in Buenos 
Ayres, South America, who was a specialist on all genealogical 
subjects, and to my surprise he sent me the origin of his family 
as well as the origin of my own, traced from bits of odds and 
ends of old Anthony MSS in the British Museum, London, 
with charts and diagrams, showing a master hand in all genea- 
logical lore. As you read his correspondence you will be satis- 
fied that further research is unnecessary. 

Casilla 1045, Buenos Ayres, South America. 

Sept. 28, 1895. 
Charles L. Anthony. 

Dear Sir: — Enclosed you will find pedigree of our branch 
of the family traced from Robert Anthony, hving in the latter 
half of the seventeenth century. Whether we are connected to 
the Anthonys of London (your family) is uncertain. I also 
enclose pedigree of your family as far as I was able to trace it 
from printed matter in manuscript rooms British Museum be- 
fore I left England at the beginning of 1890. There are a 
great many old MSS in the British Museum referring to 
Derick and Charles Anthony, chief gravers of the mint, enough 
ii: fact for a biographical sketch of them both. There is no 
doubt that a pedigree should contain as many biographies of 
the people treated as possible, otherwise it is of little value and 
interest. 

The MSS of Charles Anthony in the British Museum to 
which I refer, in the time of Edward VI, Queen Mary and 
Queen Elizabeth, relate to coinage and the engraving of seals, 
lots of municipal seals engraved by said Charles Anthony and 
father. They are to be found together with various pedigrees 
in the following volumes of MSS in B. M. Add. 5751, Herl 
1463, Herl 1504, Herl 1096, Add. 5533, Herl 1444, Add. 
1362. I do not mention pages as it would l)e worth your 
while to look through volumes mentioned. 

I see you speak of family record from 1550 to 1895. P^^" 
mit me to point out that Dr. Francis Anthony's pedigree can 
be traced back with certainty from relatives to William An- 
thony, Cologne, Germany, living certainly in 1495. Compara- 
tively it would be more accurate to put 1495- 1895, or say 
four centuries of Anthonys. 



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The arms of Anthony in the Bedford visitation of 1634. 
being the same with difference of crescent for second son as 
those given in the fnller pedigree of London visitation of 1568 
shows, I think, beyond a donbt that the Anthonys of Bedford 
were descended from the same WilHam Anthony of Cologne, 
Germany, Hving in the first part of the fifteenth century, 
though the descent may not perhaps be exactly as suggested. 

Could 1 help you at any time in any heraldic matter such 
a," marshaling, diffusing or tracing the families of any coats 
dis]dayed in genealogy, should be pleased to do so. 

I will now close by asking you a favor, that is, that should 
you ( as it is not probable) be able to trace any relationship 
between our families you will be kind enough to let me have a 
complete copy of your pedigree down to the year 1700, as I 
see you have information that I do not possess, and assist me 
greatly in any future research I may make on my return to 
I'uigland. Many thanks for the kind promise of your book 
when published. I shall look forward to it with interest and 
impatience. 

Hoping to hear from you again soon, I remain. 
Yours truly, with compliments of the season, 

C. Anthony, 

Buenos Ayres, South America. 



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LIST OF PROMINENT ANTHONYS WHO WERE INTERESTED IN THE GENEALOGY 
OF THE ANTHONY FAMILY AND WHO DIED REFORE ITS COMPLETION. 



John Gould Anthony Boston, Mass. 

Sen.\tor Henry Bowen Anthony Providence, R. I. 

Henry Anthony. Providence, R. I. 

Elliott Anthony Chicago, 111. 

Julius Phelps Anthony Sterling, 111. 

Catherine Anthony Galt Sterling, 111. 

George T. Anthony Topeka, Kans. 

Cynthia Anthony Gloversville, N. Y. 

Job Kelly Anthony Adams, Mass. 

Julius C. Anthony Adams, Mass. 

Humphrey Anthony, Jr Adams, Mass. 

John Hopkins Anthony Washington, 111. 

Oren Anthony Mayfield, N. Y. 

Joseph Anthony Los Angeles, Cal. 

Charles Anthony Fairmoy(nt, Minn. 

Col. D. R. Anthony Leavenworth, Kan. 



MODE OF TRACING 

Every name has an individual number at the left. The head of each 
family has a tracing number at the right, which locates his family 
record. 

Example : 

1846. Charles L. Anthony (1862). 

1862 locates the family record and reverses the number, thus: 
1862. Charles L. Anthony (1846). 

1846 places him back in his father's family, and his father's tracing- 
number carries him back to the tracing numbers of his fore-fathers 
and back to the ancestor, John, ist. 
In this manner the babe of 1904 can be traced back to the babe of 1607. 



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WILLIAM ANTHONY, born in Cologne, Germany, in the 
latter part of the 15th century, from whom our branch of the 
Anthony's descended. Came to London as chief graver of 
the mint and seals to King Edward VI, Ousens Mary and 
Elizabeth. That he married and had issue. 

Children — 

2. Thomas Anthony, b. 

3. Derick Anthony, b. 

4. Francis Anthony (5), b. — ;//. Judith Roby. 

5. Erancis Anthony (4), ;//. Judith Roby, dau. of William 

Roby, London. 

Children — 

6. Erancis Anthony, b. 1550, /;/. Susan Howe, and was a 

celebrated Doctor of Physic, London. 

Children — 

7. John Anthony (9), b. 1585, ;//. — , had issue. 

8. Charles Anthony, b. — ni. Martha Thornton. 

9. John Anthony (7), b. 1585, son of Dr. Erancis and Susan 

Howe Anthony, ;//. had issue. 

Children — 

10. Samuel Ahthony, b. 

11. John Anthony, (i or first of the American branch), /;. 

1607, in. Susanna Potter, came to America in 1634, and 
settled in Portsmouth, R. I. 

12. Mary Anthony, b. 

13. Elizabeth Anthon5^ 

14. Rebecca Anthony. 

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BIOGRAPHY. 

DR. FRANCIS ANTHONY, London, born 1550, died 
1623. A very learned physician and chemist of the last cen- 
tury. His father was an eminent goldsmith in the city of 
London and had employment of considerable value in the jewel 
office of Queen Elizabeth. This son was born April 16, 1550, 
and having been carefully instructed in the first rudiments of 
learning at home, was sent, about the year 1569 to the Uni- 
versity of Cambridge, where he studied with great diligence 
and success and some time in the year 1574 took the degree of 
Master of Arts. It appears from his writings that he applied 
himself for many years and studied the theory and practice of 
chemistry, leaving Cambridge at the age of 40. He began 
soon after his arrival, to publish to the world the effects of his 
chemical studies, and in the year 1598 sent abroad his first 
treatise concerning the excellency of a medicine drawn from 
gold. He commenced medical practice in London without a 
license from the College of Physicians, and after six months 
was called before the President and Censors of the College A. 
D. 1600. 

He was interdicted practice ; for disregarding this injunc- 
tion, he was fined five pounds and committed to prison, whence 
he was released by a warrant of the Lord Chief Justice. The 
college however got him recommitted and Anthony submitted. 

Being again prosecuted for the same ofifense and refusing to 
pay a heavy fine, he was kept in prison eight months until re- 
leased on petition of his wife on the grounds of poverty in 
1602. But he continued to practice in defiance of the college 
and further proceedings were threatened but not carried out, 
probably because Anthony had powerful friends in court. 

His practice consisted chiefly, if not entirely, in the prescrip- 
tion and sale of a secret remedy called "Aurum Potabile," 
from which he derived a considerable fortune. 

He died May 26, 1623, leaving two sons, John and Charles. 
John became a physician in London and Charles practiced at 
Bedford. According to the writer in the Biographia Britan- 
nica (1747 i 169) who professed to have derived his informa- 
tion from family manuscripts, Anthony was a man of high 
character and very liberal to the poor. 

He died in his seventy- fourth year and was buried in the 
church of St. Bartholomew the Great, in the aisle that joins 
the aisle that joins the north side of the chancel, where a hand- 
some monument has been erected to his memory with a very 
remarkable inscription : > 



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"Sacred to the memory of the worthy and learned Francis 
Anthony, Dr. of Physic. 

^^ There needs no verse to beautify thy praise. 

Or keep in ntemoty thy spotless name. 
Religion, virtue and thy skill did raise 

A three-fold pillar to thy lasting fame. 

Though poisonous envy ever fought to blame 
Or hide the fruits of thy intention , 

Yet shall they commejid that high desigtt 

Of purest gold to make a medicine. 
That feel thy help by that, thy rare invention ." 

His loving son, John Anthony, Doctor of Physic, left this 
remembrance of his sorrow. 

Note— Ex Judge Elliott Anthony of Chicago stood before this tablet 
and read this inscription little realizing that he was a descendant of Dr. 
Francis Anthony. 

The career of Dr. Anthony and his conflict with the College 
of Physicians illustrated the condition of the medical profes- 
sion in the 17th century. He was obnoxious to the college, 
not only because he practiced without a license, but because he 
kept the composition of his remedy a secret, and put it forward 
as a panacea for all diseases. 

Dr. Anthony was a man of some learning and defended his 
panacea in several pamphlets, in which he quotes several 
authors, chiefly chemists, as Raymond, Lully and Arnold, de 
Villa, Nora. He refers to Paracelsus with an apology, but 
disclaims any special debt to him, and atnong other authorities, 
to Conrad Gesner, who had written of Aurum Potabile in his 
writings. Anthony labors to show that metals are excellent 
medicines, gold, most of all ; that by his method it was dis- 
solved in potable form and furnished a universal medicine. 

His adversaries denied the superiority of metals to other 
m.edicines and the special efiicacy of gold, and that there was 
no such thing as a universal medicine, and that Anthony';;) 
method did not dissolve gold. 

Dr. Anthony desired to demonstrate his process to certain 
select witnesses and it appears that a trial actually took place 
at the College of Physicians in 1609 in the presence of Baron 
Thomas Knivet, master of the mint and other skilled persons, 
when an ounce of gold was given to Dr. Anthony, which by 
his method he failed to dissolve. The process is given in the 
Biographia Britannica ostensibly on the authority 01 a manu- 
script of Anthony's own. The efiicacy of the remedy, if any as 

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20 THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 

a cordial, was possibly due to certain ethers which would form 
in the process of distillation, and also to the good canary wine 
in which it was ultimately dissolved. 

In Anthony's last works he relates the history of numerous 
cures which he performed on disting'uished persons. This 
brought upon him a violent attack from a Dr. Cotta, one of 
whose patients was spoken of, but in spite of all these attacks 
the potable gold became a very popular remedy. 

He was twice married ; by his first wife, Susan Howe, his 
sons John and Charles were born. They both became physi 
cians. John sold his father's "Aurum Potabile" and lived by 
it very handsomely. Charles married Martha Thornton and 
settled in the town of Bedford, where he obtained the charac- 
ter of a learned, honest and industrious man in his profession. 
We now lose trace of him. 

The secret recipe was long in Dr. Anthony's family and 
very beneficial to them. It lost its credit by being given in too 
large doses by unskilled hands. The age in which Dr. 
Anthony flourished was very favorable to his notions. They 
commenced a suit in the name of the Queen and obtained 
judgment against him, when he set up a wonderful defense of 
his medicine, and his death ended the controversy. 

"Dr. Francis Anthony, Book of Defense of Chemical Physic 
in true Potable Gold." 

After the dedication there follows a very short preface, 
wherein the author tells his readers that after inexpressible 
labor, watching and expense, he had, through the blessing of 
God, attained all he sought for in his inquiries, but now, when 
he had reaped the fruits of his labor, he complains that some 
envious, person had sown tares with his wheat, whence he was 
under the necessity of an apologetical discourse, wherein his 
intention is to prove that he is no impostor and that there was 
both truth and certainty in the science which had particularly 
engrossed his studies. This treatise is very short, but withal 
very methodical, and extremely fit to remove all prejudices 
which his enemies had industriously infused into the minds of 
the learned, for chiefly to them the Latin discourse related. 

It is divided into seven chapters : 

ist. Is there such a thing as "Potable Gold," etc. (It is 
worthy the reader's attention to peruse the defense set forth by 
Dr. Francis Anthony in the Biographia Britannica.) 

JOHN ANTHONY, born 1585- 1655. Physician, son of 
Dr. Francis Anthony. He was educated at Pembroke College, 
graduating an M. B. in 161 3 and M. D. in 1619. Was ad- 



THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 21 

Riitted licentiate of College of Physicians of London, 1625. 
He served in the civil war on the parliamentary side as surgeon 
to Colonel Sandys. He was the author of a devotional work, 
"The Comfort of the Soul," laid down by way of meditation 
in 1654. The same work in the same impression was after- 
wards issued with a new title page, "Lucus Redivinus" or "The 
Gospel Physician" by John Anthony, Doctor of Physic, Lon- 
don, 1656. In the British Museum ( sloane M. S. 489) is a 
small note book bound with the coat of arms of Charles I, en- 
titled Joannis Antonii Prapis Medica, containing notes in Latin 
on various diseases and their treatment. In it Paracelsus is 
quoted as authority for certain prescriptions. The notes, evi- 
dently for private use and not intended for publication, but 
clearly belong to John Anthony. ( Biog. Britannica. Monks 
roll. College of Physicians. 2 Ed. i i8s), (Dictionary National 
Biog. Vol. II.) 

I. John Anthony (ii), son of Dr. John. h. 1607, London. 

England, and took the oath of allegiance in 1634 and 

sailed for America and settled in Portsmouth, R. I. He 

' in. Susanna Potter, and from his union the American 

branch of the Anthony family descended. 

Gleaned from MSS. furnished by C. Anthony, Buenos Ayres, S. Amer- 
ica, formerly of London. 



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GENEALOGICAL RECORD 



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JOHN ANTHONY AND HIS DESCENDANTS. 



SECTION ONE. 



John Anthony, or Anthonie, as he wrote it, was born in Eng- 
land in 1607. He married Susanna Potter and was the found- 
er of the name of Anthony in New England. 

We have knowledge that he took the oath of allegiance and 
supremacy March 24, 1634, with intent to embark in the ship 
Mary and John, but was delayed a few days and took passage 
later on the Hercules, John Kiddy, Master. He had previously 
lived in the beautiful village of Hampstead, near London, 
England, and had been an innkeeper as well as having other 
occupations. (The original name was probably spelled with- 
out the "h," Antony, and is now so spelled by one branch in 
England. 

From the Colonial Records of Rhode Island we glean the 
following items concerning him : 

1 64 1. Mar. 16. Freeman. 

1642. Oct. He sold to Richard Tew, of Newport, for 
good causes, etc., three parcels of land east of the Newport 
Mill, within a tract called the great encloseure, amounting to 50 
acres — 40 acres given me by town grant, 10 as a servant, at 
my first coming; also two parcels of marsh. Witnesses, 
Susanna Anthony and Joseph Ladd. 

1644. Corporal. 

1644. Nov. 14. He had land granted at the Wadding 
river. 

1655. Freeman. 

1655. May 25. He was appointed by the court of com- 
missoners to keep a house of entertainment. A convenient 
sign was to be set out at the most perspicuous place to give 
notice to strangers. 

1 66 1. Commissioner. 



24 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

1662. Dec. 29. He had confirmation by commissioners of 
a house and land that he had bought about twenty years before 
of Robert Potter, deceased. Testimony had before this been 
given by John Potter, son of Robert, that in his conscience he 
did beheve his father sold said house to my uncle, John 
Anthony, and he engaged that when he, John Potter, came to 
full age of twenty-one. he would confirm the sale. 

1663. Dec. 3. He bought a house and three acres in 
I'ortsmouth of Thomas Clark and Jane, of Newport. 

1666. Nov. 7. He sold Daniel Vaughn of Newport, house 
and 35 acres, etc., in Portsmouth, for £80. 

1666-72. He was Deputy. He died July 28, 1675. 
2^ iMAj<. 1675^ July 23. Will proved 1675, Aug. 21. "Kx. son 
John ; overseers, friends Robert Hodgson and Robert Dennis. 
To son John all housing and land in Portsmouth, also my loom 
or looms. To daughter, Susanna Tripp, fifteen sheep and 
a cow. To daughter Elizabetli^reene, fifteen sheep and a 
crav. To all my children, viz., John, Joseph, Abraham, Su- 
sanna and E]izal)eth. the rest of estate, equallv." 

Children- ^._^^^ ^,, /i^i. ^ /^^^^^-^ * ^^' 

2. John Antliony ( 7), b. 1642, ///. Frances Wodell ; 2, Susan- 

na All)ro. 

3. Susanna Anthony (147), b. 1644. ///. John Tripp. 

4. l']lizal:>eth Anthony (158), b. 1646, ;//. James Greene. •*• ^-3,/^^' 

5. Joseph Anthony (171), b. 1648, in. Mary \\'ait. 

6. Abraham Anthony (176). b. 1650. in. Alice Wodell. 

7. John Anthony (2), m. Francis Wodell. Abraham An- 

thony ( 6) ;//. Alice Wodell. 
Tiiese two Anthony brothers ;//. the Wodell sisters; their 
father was William, son of Gersham Wodell, from England. 
William Wodell \\'as a follower of Gorton ( who was expelled 
from Massachusetts for heresy and went to R. I.), and he was 
one of the original proprietors of Warwick, R. I., in 1642. He 
was baptized as a Gortonite in 1643. and the Governor of 
Massachusetts, who claimed jurisdiction over Rhode Island, 
arrested him. and put him in prison at Watertown, Mass. 
After liberation he went to Portsmouth, R. I., and became a 
prominent Friend or Quaker. Three persons that belonged to 
this church were hung in Boston as "pestilential heretics." 
William held many offices of trust and died in 1692. The 
Wodells were a long-lived family ; several of them have lived to 
be over 100 years old, and those that have lived to be over 90 
are too numerous to mention. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 2^ 

The Wodell's line was on one side Welsh-English and the 
other purely French ; these stem lines united about 1565, short- 
ly after the first Huguenot dispensation. 

This interesting family, noted for their remarkable longev- 
ity, has furnished progenitors for the Anthony family, as well 
as many others. The following are a few who lived to an ex- 
treme old age. 

Luke Anthony, d. aged 115 years, Taunton, Mass., branch. 

Sarah Anthony, d. aged 100 years, Portsmouth, R. I., branch 

Elihu Anthony, d. aged 95 years, Greenfield, N. Y., branch. 

Humphrey Anthony, d. aged 96 years, Adams, Mass., 
branch. 

7. John Anthony (2), son of John ist and Susanna, b. 1642, 

d. Oct. 20, 1 71 5; was married twice, 111. for ist wife 
Frances Wodell, Nov. 23, 1669, dau. of William and 
Mary Wodell. Frances, h. 1652, d. Oct. 12, 1692. 
John and Frances Wodell Anthony had nine children. 

Children by First Wife — 

8. John Anthony (20), b. June 28, 1671, m. Sarah Hicks. 

9. Joseph Anthony, b. Oct. 1673, d. Dec. 16, 1709. 

10. William Anthony (21), b. July 18, 1676, m. Patience 

Freeborn. 

11. Susanna Anthony, /;. Jan. i, 1679, d. 1698. 

12. Mary Anthony, b. June 16, 1681, d. May 13, 1684. 

13. Sarah Anthony. 

14. Elizabeth Anthony, b. Sept. 14, 1686. 

15. Alice Anthony, b. April 26, 1689. 

16. Samuel Anthony, b. Oct. 8, 1691. 

John Anthony (2), ni. for second wife Susanna Albro, Jan. 
3, 1694, dau. of John and Dorothy Albro. (John Albro came 
from England in 1634, about 14 years old, in care of William 
Freeborn; accompanied the latter to R. 1. in 1638. Settled in 
Portsmouth, R. I. Became Corporal, Lieutenant, Captain and 
Major. Held various offices. M. Dorothy, widow of Na- 
thaniel Potter). John and Susanna Albro Anthony had three 
children. Susanna d. 1734. 

Children — 

17. Albro Anthony (28), b. Sept. 25. 1694, /;/. Susan Heffer- 

man. 

18. Sarah Anthony (146^^), b. Aug. i, 1697, ;//. Thomas 

Gould, d. TOO. yr^. oU. P. sTf, 

19. John Anthony, b. Feb. 16, 1699. 



26 THE ANTHONY FAMJLY 

20. John Anthony (8). Oldest son of John and Frances 

Wodell Anthony. M. Sarah Hicks, May i, 1693, dau. 
of Thomas and Mary Albro Hicks. Died June 16, 
1794. No children. Sarah Hicks was a niece to 
Susanna Albro, who became her father-in-law's second 
wife. Sarah's brother, Samuel Hicks, married Susan- 
na Anthony, dau. of Abraham and Alice Wodell (sister 
to Frances Wodell.) 

21. William Anthony (10). Son of John and Frances 

Wodell Anthony, m. Patience Freeborn, Sept. 7, 1698, 
dau. of Gideon (son of William and Mary Freeborn, 
•who came from England in 1634, in ship Francis), and 
Sarah Brownell Freeborn, of Portsmouth, R. I. 

CJiildrcn — 

2 J. William Anthony, h. May 22, 1702. 

23. Abigail Anthony, h. Apr. 28, 1704. 

24. Gideon Anthony, h. Jan. 14, 1706, d. June 1747. 

25. David Anthony, h. July 19, 1709. 

26. Susanna Anthony, h. July 26, 1712. 

27. Joseph Anthony, b. Sept. 4, 1716. 

28. Albro Anthony (17). Son of John and Susanna Albro 

Anthony, ;;/. Susan Hefferman in 1697, d. in 1771. 
Albro d. T746. 

C/iildrcii — 

29. Elizabeth Anthony (36). b. i'/2S>, m. Gilbert Stuart. 

30. Sarah Anthony, b. 1730, m. Simmons. 

31. John Anthony (40), b. 17^2, ui. Sarah Church, b. Oct. 

13- 

32. William Anthony, b. 1734. 

33. Samuel Anthony, b. 1736. 

34. Joseph Anthony, b. 1738. 

35. Mary Anthony, b. 1743, iu. Coggeshall. 

36. Elizabeth Anthony (29), b. 1728, dau. of Albro and 

Susan Hefferman Anthony, in. Gilbert Stuart, born at 
Perth, Scotland ; he was educated for the "Kirk of 
Scotland" by his father, who was a Presbyterian clerg}^- 
man; he opposed his father on the subject of politics, 
joined the standard of the Pretender, Prince Charles 
Edward, and was at the battle of Culloden. After that 
defeat he fled to the colonies in 1746 and settled in 
Rhode Island. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 27 

Gilbert Stuart was now a young man of about twenty years 
and Dr. Moffit, a fellow-refug-ee, suggested the idea of cultivat- 
ing tobacco for the manufacture of snuff, one of the most 
"fashionable" articles of the time. They concluded to go into 
business together, and so the mill-seat was selected in that part 
of the colony of Rhode Island called Narragansett, and there 
they built the first snuff mill in New^ England, and manufac- 
tured that strange article of luxury. Stuart soon built a house 
onto the mill, and married a very handsome woman by the 
name of Elizabeth Anthony, the dau. of Albro and Susan 
Hefferman Anthony. 

Children — 

37. James Stuart, b. d. y. 

38. Anne Stuart, b. Nov. 19, 1753, in. Henry Newton. 
Note. — Anne Stuart (38), ni. Henry Newton, Nova Scotia. 

He was collector of Customs at Halifax, where they lived and 
raised a large family. Anne was the mother of Stuart New- 
ton, the artist. 



39. Gilbert Stuart, Jr. (39), ni. Charlotte Coates, dau. of Dr. 
Coates, of Berkshire, England, May 10, 1786; she was 
exceedingly pretty, but her greatest charm to Stuart 
was her singing. Her voice was a superb contralto, 
and, when speaking, it was remarkably attractive, which 
was a great source of pride to her as long as she lived. 

Children — 

Of the children we have a very brief history from the pen of 
Miss Anne Stuart, one of the daughters. "There were born 
12 children, 4 are still living in 1876. My second brother, 
Charles, was a very fine landscape painter; he died at the age 
of 26. My sister Jane, I think, inherits a great deal of her 
father's genius." 

GILBERT STUART, SR. removed early to Newport 
w^here his son had the advantages of a good education. He 
began to draw early, but none of his sketches have been pre- 
served. His first known picture is two Spanish dogs and two 
portraits, the latter painted when he was thirteen years old and 
are now in the Redwood Library, Newport. He received 
some instruction from a Scotch artist named Cosmo Alexander, 
who took him to Scotland with him, but this patron died soon 
afttr his arrival. Stuart, after struggling a while at the Uni- 



28 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(39) Gilbert Stewart, Jr. 

AT THE AGE OF 22 



THE ANTHONY FAAULY 29 

versity of Glasgow, had to work his wa)'- home in a colher. He 
soon sailed again for England, 1778, and became a pupil and 
assistant of Benjamin West, with whom he painted for ten 
years, when he set up a studio of his own in London. One of 
his best pictures of the period is a full length portrait of W. 
Grant of Colgalton, skating in St. James Park, now at Moor 
Court, Strand, in possession of Lord Charles Pelham Clinton. 
Two fine half lengths by Stuart are in the National Gallery — 
his preceptor, Benjamin West, and the engraver, Wollett. 
Stuart married in London and remained there with the excep- 
tion of a short visit to Dublin, when he returned to America. 
He early painted his first head of Washington. This portrait 
exhibits the right side of the face and, although the least fami- 
liar, is undoubtedly the truest of the three portraits from his 
hand. The second was a full length for the Marquis of Lands- 
downe, and' the third a vignette head now belonging to the 
Athenaum in Boston. These last two show the left side of the 
face and although they are readily recognized as ''Stuart's 
Washington," are unsatisfactory as portraits and inferior 
works of art. There are sixty-one replicas of these three 
pictures and they have been engraved more than two hundred 
times. In the catalogue of Stuart's works are recorded seven 
hundred and fifty-four portraits. Stuart remained in Philadel- 
phia, where he painted many of the prominent men of the 
country. He commenced a portrait of John Quincy Adams 
which, at his death, was finished by Sully. He died in Boston, 
July 27, 1828. 

Stuart's pictures have been little injured by time, which is 
doubtless owing to his use of pure colors and his manner of 
employing them. His practice was to lay all the tints in their 
places separately and distinctively along side of each other be- 
fore any blending was used, and then they were united by the 
means of a large, soft brush and without corrupting their fresh- 
ness. It is this method that gives the firmness and solidity to 
his flesh work. A marked feature of Stuart's work is the total 
absence of all lines, his work being painted in by the brush 
from the beginning. It is this process that gives to his model- 
ing its strength and rotundity. Stuart was pre-eminent as a 
colorist, and his place, judged by the highest canons of art, is 
unquestionably among the few recognized masters of portrait- 
ure. 

At the beginning of the Revolution, Gilbert Stuart, Sr., be- 
ing attached to the Royal course, went to Nova Scotia and his 
property was all confiscated. His family soon followed by 
leave of the General Assembly on petition of his wife, who set 



30 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

forth that her husband was possessed of a tract of land in 
^Newport in that province which they wished to Hve. She 
prayed to be allow^ed leave to embark in the Nova Scotia 
Packet, David Ross. Master, being willing to give ample se- 
curity that nothing but wearing apparel and household goods 
of the family and necessary provisions for the voyage, 
should be carried away. At the February session of the Gen- 
eral Assembly of this state preferred her petition for liberty 
to join her husband upon which the following vote was passed : 
Whereas, upon the petition of Elizabeth Stuart, wife of Gilbert 
Stuart, late of Newport in the colony of Rhode Island, setting 
forth that her said husband is possessed of a tract of land in the 
township of Newport under improvement and upon which he 
has some stock; that he finds it impossible to maintain his 
family in said town of Newport in this colony, did last summer 
remove to said farm, where he now is, and proposes to remain 
and that, exclusive of the impracticability of supporting herself 
and family in this colony, which strongly impels her to follow 
her said husband, she is desirous of joining him, which she is 
bound in duty to do if possible. Petition granted. 

Their only daughter, Annie, married Henry Newton, collec- 
tor of customs at Halifax, Nova Scotia. Mr. Stuart died at 
Halifax in 1793, aged 7s. — Sabines Loyalist of the Revolution. 
Vol. 2. 



HISTORY OF GILBERT STUART THE ARTIST. 

BY HIS DAUGHTER 

Gilbert Stuart, with his handsome young bride (she wasi^ 
the daughter of Albro and Susan (Hefferman) Anthony), 
returned to Narragansett and built their house with the mill 
attached to it, at the head of Petaquanset Pond or Narrow 
River, about fifty rods above where it empties into the pond ; 
the place was called North Kingston. Here they lived in the 
most primitive and happy manner. They had three children : 
James, who died in infancy; Ann (afterward Mrs. Newton, 
mother of Stuart Newton, the artist), and Gilbert Stuart, the 
subject of this memoir. 

How well da I remember listening to my grandmother's sto- 
ries of those dear old times ; for instance, how they would both 
go to church on a pillion. On one occasion, my grandfather 
(who was the most absent-minded of men), while jogging 
along, lost in a reverie, dropped my grandmother on the road. 
He soon became aware of her absence, however, and turning 
suddenly rode back, exclaiming, "God's-my-life, are you 



M 



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THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



31 



hurt?" There she sat, enjoying- her anticipation of his sur- 
prise when he should discover her pHght. 

Their son, Gilbert Charles Stuart, artist, was born on the 3d 
of December, 1755. On the following year he was christened 
at St. Paul's Church, Narragansett. From the church records 
we copy the following : 

"April nth, 1756, being Palm Sunday, Dr. McSparrow 
read prayers, and baptized a child named Gilbert Stewart, son 
of Gilbert Stewart, the snufif-grinder — sureties, the Dr. and 
Benjamin Mumford and Mrs. Hannah Mumford, St. Paul's 
Church, Narragansett." 

The clergyman made a mistake in spelling his name ; the 
family were very particular to spell it thus — "S-t-u-a-r-t." 

The house in which Gilbert Stuart was born is still standing 
ir. North Kingston, a quaint, gable-roofed old house. 

Mrs. Stuart, my father's mother, coming into some little 
property about this time, removed to Newport, R. I., partly 
that Gilbert should have the advantage of a Latin school kept 
by the Rev. George Brissett, Episcopal minister, employed as 
assistant at Trinity Church (from 1767 until 1770). Here he 
remained for two years sketching his boy friends and trying to 
acquire some knowledge of music. From childhood he showed 
a talent for the arts, and was remarkable for his keen observa- 
tion. When he was about five years old, his mother and some 
friends were conversing before him and discussing some par- 
ticular person, when they observed him drawing on the earth. 
In a few minutes he called their attention to what he was do- 
ing ; imagine their astonishment when they saw a most striking 
likeness of the gentlemen who had been the theme of their con- 
versation. Once, while watching a criminal passing to his 
execution (a circumstance of such rare occurrence that it was 
a subject of curiosity to every one), he heard some persons 
expressing their surmises as to the individuality of the hang- 
man, who was enshrouded to his feet. They wondered who in 
Rhode Island had been found to perform the office. 

"Oh," said Stuart, 'T know who it was." 

"Pray, sir, who was it?" said my grandmother. 

"John S ," answered he, giving the name. 

"What put that into your head?" 

"I knew him by his sues" (shoes), — and he proved to be 
correct. 

My grandmother, although she had only such an education 
as the colonies afforded at that time, cultivated her mind by 
reading, and was considered a very superior woman, and was 
anxious that her son should be well educated. He would often 



32 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

in after years laugh about her instructing- him in his Latin 
grammar, without knowing one word of it herself; and yet, he 
said, she had laid the foundation of his Latin, in which study 
he afterward became proficient. 

Young Stuart was, at this time, at the very head and front 
of mischief of every kind, but a great favorite with all his 
school-fellows, — a sort of a master-spirit, his companions wil- 
lingly yielding him the lead on every occasion. 

His early sketches were not preserved, as the first passing 
shower effaced what he had sketched with chalk and charcoal 
on fence, slab or tail-board. At fourteen he commenced paint- 
ing. Dr. Thomas R. Hunter, during a professional visit to 
the home of Stuart asked his mother who made all the draw- 
ings of chalk and charcoal on the side of the barn. She re- 
plied by pointing to her son. The doctor took great interest 
in the boy and invited him to his home, gave him brushes and 
colors and had him paint a picture of the two Spanish dogs 
lying on the floor under the table. He was the guest of the 
house while painting the picture. 

About this time a Mr. Alexander came to Newport, — a 
Scotch gentleman who visited this country, it was supposed, 
from political motives, but in reality for the benefit of his 
health. He was an artist of considerable talent, and painted a 
number of Scotch gentlemen during his stay in Newport. This 
brought him in contact with young Stuart, in whom he became 
very much interested. He instructed Stuart, and finally took 
him to Scotland between 1771 and 1772, but, unfortunately, 
died soon- after. He had, however, created for Stuart a strong 
interest with his friend Sir. George Chambers, who had only 
time to secure an interest for him in the University of Glas- 
gow, when he also died, leaving the young lad among strang- 
ers, with scarcely money enough to pay his way. However, 
he painted several portraits, which enabled him to remain long 
enough at the University to give him at least a classical taste. 
He did not remain here more than two years, as he had not 
the means to appear well among his companions. This was 
more than his pride could brook. He returned home, working 
his passage back, I have heard — though this I very much doubt. 
Here he soon found himself among his old friends, with as 
much employment as an artist as he could wish, painting some 
very fair portraits among the wealthy Jews, — one of these was 
a whole-length of the Jewish Rabbi, which is somewhere in 
New York now. He also painted all of the Lopez family. 
He made money enough, at any rate, to make him feel that he 
might venture to go to England. According-ly, he sailed June 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



33 



1 6th, 1775, and arrived in London in September, with the 
express purpose of studying with Benjamin West, the great 
painter of the day. 

Arriving at London, Stuart went into cheap lodgings, now 
and then painting a portrait at prices so low as scarcely to give 
him bread. He seemed to be under some terrible ban at this 
time, for he had brought letters to the Honorable Mr. Grant, 
a Scotch gentleman, and painted a group of the children and a 
full-length of this gentleman, which were not seen until after 
he had been with Mr. West for some time. They afterward 
helped to make his reputation. 

He lived in this way for two years before he became ac- 
quainted with Mr. West, although it was the sole purpose of 
his visit to England. All of this time he had there an old 
schoolfellow (and friend, as he thought), who was his con- 
stant companion, and was also a daily visitor of West's, who 
could' have introduced him at any time. Why did he not speak 
of Stuart, who he knew had all that shrinking which is the 
accompaniment of real genius in a young person? Why did 
he not, — particularly as the kind interest that West took in his 
own countrymen was well known? This friend makes it ap- 
pear that he sustained him and he even says that he spoke to 
some ladies to take care of him, as the best thing he could do. It 
would have been more to his credit if he had mentioned to Mr. 
West that a young artist, an American, had come all the way to 
England to study under him, and was too diffident to present 
himself. Stuart, however, in a moment of desperation, sum- 
moned his courage and called on West, without introduction. 
Mr. Wharton, of Philadelphia (who was in London at that 
time), happened to be at Mr. West's when Stuart called. He 
has often spoken of this fact with great satisfaction among his 
friends and relates the circumstances as follows : 

He was dining with several Americans at Mr. West's, when 
a servant told Mr. West that some one wished to see him. He 
made answer, 'T am engaged," but, after a pause, he added, 
"W'ho is he?'' the servant said, "I do not know, sir; but he 
says he is from America," whereupon Mr. Wharton said: 'T 
will go and see who it is." He went out, and saw a hand- 
some youth in a fashionable green coat. He talked with him 
some time and finding that he was the nephew of Joseph An- 
thony of Philadelphia, who happened to be a friend of Mr. 
Wharton, he answered for him at once, and returning to Mr. 
West, told him that he was satisfied he was of respectable con- 
nections, and Mr. West came out and received him most cor- 
dially. Stuart told him of his long desire to see him, and of 



34 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

his great wish to improve himself in the arts — to all of which 
West listened with kindness and attention. He then re- 
quested Stuart to bring to him something that he had painted, 
which Stuart did ; in a few days from that time he commenced 
his studies with West, and finally became domesticated in his 
family in the summer of 1777. Stuart was then twenty-two 
years of age. 

The pretended friend, previously mentioned, finding that 
Stuart had such good fortune, and wishing to appear gener- 
ous, called and told Mr. West that he was very much interested 
in a young artist by the name of Stuart. He was informed, 
however, that the young artist had already been introduced. I 
am sorry to say that Stuart could never quite forgive this un- 
accountable conduct in one who had known him from his boy- 
hood, and who also knew the struggle he was enduring. They 
often saw each other in this country afterward, but there was 
an estrangement. 

Stuart, previous to his acquaintance with Mr. West, had de- 
voted much of his time to music, and went into every place in 
London where it could be heard. This accomplishment now 
became the means of his support for the fact was, that although 
greatly benefited by his sojourn with that artist, it was not in a 
pecuniary way, for Stuart still found his pockets empty. 
Walking one day — this was about 1776 — through a place 
called Foster's Lane, he heard the tones of an organ proceed- 
ing from a neighboring church. The door being open he 
walked in, and found the vestry listening to candidates for the 
situation of organist. He asked permission to try his skill, 
which was acceded to, and he w^as accepted with a salary of 
thirty pounds a year. 

At this period he was attending the discourses of Sir Joshua 
Reynolds ; studying anatomy with the celebrated Dr. Cruik- 
shank; drawing during the evening in the life school, and 
painting with Mr. West, who was so fully employed that he 
could not complete the works he had undertaken as soon as 
required. The consequence w-as that my father's pencil was 
in constant requisition, and the employment gave him great 
facility in the execution of his work. There is no doubt that 
he acc|uired a great deal of information while with Mr. West, 
but little advantage in a financial point of view. There was a 
galaxy of men of distinguished genius in England at that 
period, — Johnson, Barry, West, Burke, Sir Joshua Reynolds, 
Romney, Kemble, Fuseli and Gainsborough. The rays from 
these great luminaries found their way into the mind and heart 
of young Stuart, fostering his genius and kindling his aspira- 
tion for fame. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY ..: o^ r^r»-N- V^ 

The English school at this time was in harmony with his 
own idea of art — the pursuit of nature — an idea which is 
evident in his earliest efforts. France was then far in the 
background in this respect. Now we turn in that direction 
with admiration and humility. 

One of my father's favorite artists was Romney. It is 
curious to observe that his name is now seldom mentioned ; but 
it has been impressed on my memory from the fact that just 
previous to my father's last illness, he was making arrange- 
ments to send me to England to be under the care of his old 
friend, Sir William Beechey. He then very earnestly advised 
and urged that I should obtain heads painted by Romney, as 
being exceedingly beautiful and more true to nature than any 
others he had ever seen, not even excepting those of Sir Joshua, 
much as he admired the latter. 

My father used to relate the circumstance of his going with 
some choice colors to Sir Joshua, as a present from Mr. West. 
Reynolds took him into his painting-room to show him his 
picture of Mrs. Siddons, as the Tragic Muse. Sir Joshua, 
seeing him so delighted, invited him to come and see it when it 
was finished, which my father was only too happy to do. Go- 
ing into Reynold's room, he found him full of anxiety and 
busily giving the finishing touches; his hair (or his wig) very 
much disheveled, his stockings rather loose, and his general 
appearance disordered. The instant my father looked at the 
picture, he caught his breath with a feeling of disappointment. 
Sir Joshua perceived this, and asked him if he did not think he 
had improved it? Stuart answered, 'Tt could not have been 
improved," and asked, "Why did not you take another can- 
vas?" Sir Joshua replied, "That's true." My father immedi- 
ately realized what a very great liberty he had taken, and was 
exceedingly abashed ; but the good Sir Joshua bore the criti- 
cism very amiably, possibly thinking that the opinion of so 
young a man was not any great matter. 

Stuart was at this time a pale-looking man, about twenty- 
two years old; of a sad expression and with dark brown hair, 
which curled slightly about his neck. It was often said that he 
looked like Charles I. When Mr. West was painting for 
George III. a picture of Charles arrayed in the robes of the 
Order of the Garter, to be placed in Windsor Castle, he sent 
for Stuart to put the robes on him as a model. He was so 
struck with the resemblance that he called his students and 
other persons i;o see this "extraordinary likeness." 

Stuart was five feet ten, with a powerful frame and graceful 
manners, and was exceedingly well-bred ; but with an expres- 



36 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

sion so searching that it amounted to severity — a quahty which 
became more marked as he advanced in hfe. The writer never 
can forget accompanying Stuart once to see David's picture of 
Napoleon. The man who then had the care of the Boston 
Athenaeum — and who was particularly disagreeable to him 
and to all the artists for his impertinence' — came forward very 
officially to assist Stuart up the stairs, a service which he did 
not require. When Stuart arrived at the landing-place, he 
turned and gave this man such a withering look that it seemed 
almost to annihilate him. The artists, who had all collected to 
hear his opinion of the picture, had difficulty to restrain their 
laughter at this successful rebuff, and often recurred, years 
afterward, with renewed mirth to the officious fellow's dis- 
comfiture. On one occasion, a lady, who was sitting to him, 
said to my sister Anne, "Oh, your father has such a searching 
look that I am frightened to death; he looks as if he knew 
everything I had ever done in my life." 

In 1784, Stuart was in full employment. He made a por- 
trait of Sir Joshua Reynolds for Alderman Boydell, which was 
afterwards purchased by Lord Inchiquin for 250 guineas; a 
full length of Lord St. Vincent, also Lord Rodney, from which 
the bronze statue was made ( this nobleman was very much at- 
tached to Stuart, and evinced it in many ways) ; a portrait of 
John Kemble; a head of Mrs. Siddons for her brother-in-law. 
Mr. Twiss ; also the Duke of Northumberland and his children ; 
Admiral Barrington, and Miss Charlotte Clive, daughter of 
Lord Clive. The last was a beautiful picture of a very lovely 
woman ; she was named after the Queen, who had stood as 
sponsor in person for her. This circumstance, combined with 
her other attractions, marked her as a great belle. The girl 
died soon after her portrait was finished, much to the regret of 
all the fashionable world. Mr. West was then employed to 
make six copies of this picture, at 50 guineas each. Stuart 
painted also fine portraits of Alderman Boydell and Colonel 
Barre. 

While painting Woolett, the celebrated engraver, Stuart's 
dog — who had taken a great dislike to the eccentric-looking 
sitter — would bark so furiously that he would have to be put 
out of the room. When the picture was finished, it was placed 
on the easel. Dash walked quietly into the room, and the 
moment he saw it, it seemed as if he would tear it in pieces. 
Similar incidents occurred several times with Stuart's pictures. 
During the absence of Captain Gerry of the navy, whom my 
father had painted, some of the family going into his room 
where his picture was, found his dog with his two paws on "i 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 37 

chair, looking up at the portrait, with a most melancholy ex- 
pression. 

Stuart seldom evinced any vanity about his own works, so 
that when he did, the occurrence is memorable. He often 
spoke with great pride of a sketch which he made of John 
Kemble, in the character of Macbeth, — when he comes in and 
finds the witches conjuring a charm over a cauldron, and ex- 
claims : 

"How now, you secret, black and midnight hags? 
What is't you do?" 

He left England without knowing what had become of this 
picture. 

In 1782, Stuart left Mr. West, and took a house in Berners 
street, at one hundred and fifty pounds a year. 

He was, about this time, introduced to Miss Charlotte 
Coates, whom he afterward married. She was a daughter of 
Dr. Coates of Berkshire, England. Her brother and Stuart 
had met at the anatomical lectures of Dr. Cruikshank. They 
soon became intimate friends; and, although the Doctor was 
very much attached to him, and admired his genius, he was 
perfectly aware of his reckless habits, and with the rest of her 
family opposed the match violently, but at length consented; 
and they were married May 10, 1786, by the Rev. Mr. Sprin- 
gate. She was exceedingly pretty, but her greatest charm <to 
Stuart was her singing. Her voice was a superb contralto, 
and when speaking, it was remarkably attractive. The cele- 
brated Fuseli was delighted with her singing, and would make 
her repeat her songs, which was a great source of pride to her 
as long as she lived, as he was remarkable for his fastidious 
and refined taste. 

Stuart at this time lived in very good style, and was sought 
by the most eminent persons of the day. He was the delight 
of every place at which he made his appearance. He was then 
remarkable for the extreme elegance of his dress. His musical 
parties were composed of the best musicians in London; and 
at these concerts he took a prominent part, as he himself played 
well on several different instruments. 

The manner in which he lived should not be called extrava- 
gant, as his employment warranted the outlay; his distinction 
as an artist entitled him to it ; the class of persons he painted 
for required it. His want of knowledge of business matters 
was his great difficulty. He could not comprehend the positivi 
necessity of counting his pennies. He seldom took a receipt. 
If he did happen to obtain one, it was generally cast away as 
worthless. It is not surprising that he soon became very much 
embarrassed in his circumstances. 



38 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

About this period he was invited to go to Ireland, to paint a 
portrait of the Duke of Rutland, then Lord Lieutenant. As 
he approached Dublin, he met the funeral cortege of the Duke. 
This was a severe disappointment, but the moment it was 
known that he had arrived, he was called upon by his friends 
and the public, and was soon fully employed by the nobility. 
Among others were the lamented Lord Fitzgerald, Lord Farn- 
ham, the distinguished Dean Beatson, Lady Dick, Lord and 
Lady Ormond, the Bishop of Ossory and many others. 

He was delighted with the society he met in Ireland ; the 
elegant manners, the wit, and the hospitality of the upper class 
of the Irish suited his genial temperament. He was so much 
beloved by them that they tried to claim him as a fellow-coun- 
tryman. When Mr. Allston was there, he heard them express 
their grief that Stuart should have ever left Ireland ; they 
would say : "Oh, nobody ever painted such a head as our 
Irish Stuart could." I am sorry to say that Stuart entered too 
much into their convivialities. The fact is, it was his mis- 
fortune — I might say his curse — to have been such an acqui- 
sition to, and so sought after by, society; particularly as he felt 
he must make some acknowledgment for such incessant atten- 
tions and cordial hospitality. The consequence was that he 
gave dinner parties, as was the fashion of the day. He lived 
at a place called Stillorgan Park, not far from Dublin. The 
gentlemen of the surrounding neighborhood constituted his 
principal society. By all accounts, a more genial and elegant 
set of men could not be found. 

My mother used to relate numerous anecdotes of these gay 
reunions. After one of these dinner parties, composed of some 
of the wits of the day, among them the Rev. Mr. Best, Dean 
Beatson, and John Kemble, a violent dispute arose as to the 
possession- of the truest eye; it was finally proposed that there 
should be a mark placed in the garden, that the question might 
be decided by pistols. Accordingly, they went out, and Stuart, 
soon seeing the exact state of things walked deliberately in 
front of the target, — when they all exclaimed : "Stuart, Stuart, 
what are you about? By heavens, you will be shot." "Oh, 
no," said he, in a very quiet manner; "from all appearance, 
this is the safest place." 

I was always very fond of hearing these old stories; but it 
gave my mother pain to remember anything associated with 
reckless extravagance, or. what she called his folly. 

Notwithstanding all his employment and pleasant compan- 
ionship, Stuart could not be prevailed upon to remain in Ire- 
land. He was completely absorbed with the idea of returning 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 39 

to America. To execute a portrait of Washington seems to 
have been his grand purpose; for instead of returning to Eng- 
land as he at first intended, having made a positive engagement 
to do so, he sailed for America, and landed in New York in 
1792. He was immediately called upon by many persons, all 
so anxious to sit to him that he took a house in Stone street, 
which at that time was one of the most respectable streets in 
the city. Here he painted a great many distinguished persons, 
and his time was fully employed. Stuart must have made, at 
this time, his fine portrait of General Gates, of revolutionary 
memory, which, of itself, would have been sufficient to estab- 
lish his fame. 

About this time he received a letter from his brother-in-law, 
Mr. Henry Newton, Collector at Halifax, Nova Scotia, re- 
questing him to come there to paint the Duke of Kent, who of- 
fered to send a ship of war for him; but most unfortunately 
he declined, as his fixed determination was to paint Washing- 
ton at any sacrifice. He had also entered into a number of 
engagements which he could not abandon. He always looked 
upon his declining this offer as the most signal mistake of his 
whole life. 

In 1794, wdiile Congress was in session at Philadelphia, Stu- 
art accomplished his purpose of painting Washington. Here 
he painted many other fine portraits, among them a most lovely 
head of Mrs. Greanleaf. I was told that Thackeray was very 
much delighted with this picture, also with the portraits of Mr, 
and Mrs. Davis, which he saw at Mr. Bancroft's ; in passing 
through the library to the dining-room, he stopped before them 
in admiration. On his return to England, Thackeray wrote 
of Stuart as quite equal to Titian in coloring. His portrait of 
Bishop White, I believe, is considered a fine one, as is a head 
of Horace Binney, Esq., and a portrait of Mr. Hare,, which he 
commenced in London, and finished in Philadelphia. On its 
completion, Mr. Hare made the requisite payment to m.y father, 
who at once said : 

"Excuse me, this picture has been paid." 

"Excuse me for contradicting, Mr. Stuart, but it has not, I 
assure you," replied Mr. Hare. 

My father could not remember the circumstances. Mr. Hare 
persisted in paying the amount due, and handed him six hun- 
dred dollars, which was a high price at that period. The pic- 
ture was a full-length of Mr. Hare, with his little daughter 
introduced. This anecdote was related to me by the daughter 
herself, when quite advanced in life. I write it as an instance 
of my father's utter inability to transact business. 



40 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Note — Stuart visited at Scion House ( one of the country 
seats of the Duke of Northumberland), where he painted the 
Duke and two of his children. He inquired of the Duke if he 
had any particular fancy about the composition of this picture ; 
after some little conversation, he said : "I think my girl had 
found out that she is very pretty, and the boy has discovered 
it; and, like a true boy, is fond of teasing her about it." Stuart 
took the hint, and painted a picture of the girl looking at her- 
self in the water ; the boy behind her, throwing a stone in it to 
spoil the mirror. 

Stuart was very young and inexperienced at that time, and 
this picture must have been very inferior as a work of art, but 
1 dare say it had some merit. Whether it is in existence or not, 
I cannot pretend to say. He loved the memory of the Duke, 
as the latter had shown a very great interest in him, when he 
was young, struggling with his adverse fortune. This Duke 
was the Lord Percy who was in Newport at the time of the 
Revolution. 

GILBERT Stuart's last visit to his old home. 

His last visit to Newport, he crossed the ferries and procured 
Mr. Amos Gardiner to take him to the house of his nativity 
and desired liberty of Mr. Hammond to look it over. In going 
into the northeast bedroom, he said, "In this room my mother 
always told me that I was born." He died soon after his re- 
turn to Boston. 

GILBERT STUART JR.^S TOMB. 

The grave of Stuart, the famous painter, whose portrait of 
Washington is one the most familiar to the world, has been 
found. The figures "No. 6i" alone, incised on the upper sur- 
face of the iron fence curbstone which separates the old central 
burying ground from the Boylston street walk in Boston Com- 
mon, are the only marks above his resting place, which had 
been lost sight of for more than half a century. Stuart died, 
neglected and poor, at the age of ^2. (Descrpt. Hartford 
Weekly, Feb. 17, 1896). 



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GENERATIONS OF JOHN ANTHONY (2), SON OF JOHN (l), 

TRACED FROM RHODE ISLAND T.0 SHERBURNE, 

VT., AND PEORIA, ILLINOIS. 



ist Gen. I. John Anthony ( ii), h. 1607, in. Susanna Pot- 
ter. 

2(1 Gen. 2. John Anthony, Jr. (7), h. 1642, m. ist, Fran- 
ces Wodell, 2d, Susanna Albro. 

3(1 Gen. 17. Albro Anthony (28), h. 1694, m. Susan Hef- 
ferman. 

4th Gen. 31. John Anthony (40), h. 1732, ;//. Sarah 
Church. 

5th Gen. 45. Albro Anthony (56), h. 1762, m. Salome 
Wood. 

6th Gen. 58. Charles Stephen Northam Anthony (69), h. 
1809, m. 1st Sarah Adams, 2d Elizabeth Bulkeley Em- 
erson. 

7th Gen. y2. Charles Edward Anthony (80), b. 1846, ///. 
Hattie Kimble. 

8th Gen. Earle Charles Anthony (83), h. 1880. 

40. John Anthony (31), h. Oct. 13, 1732, son of xA.lbro and 
Susan Hefferman Anthony, ni. Sarah Church. He was 
born in Newport, R. I., and removed to Vermont with 
a large family. 

In an old Vermont Gazette mention is made of this family 
as one of great refinement and intellect, having their own 
library. 

At the organization of the town of Sherburne (formerly 
Killington) in 1794, John Anthony was chosen as one of the 
selectmen. Albro Anthony was first town clerk and John An- 
thony was the first representative. Among the active leading 
men in the town's early history were the Anthonys. John An- 
thony, father of John, Jr., Albro, Joseph, Samuel, and several 
daughters, removed from Newport, R. I. The family were all 
well educated, possessing a good library of which they were 
diligent readers and moved in the first society of their native 
town. The children of Albro and Samuel removed to Illinois. 
William, son of Albro, studied medicine and became a practic- 
ing physician in Princeton, 111. John died in Sherburne, V^t.. 
Feb. 26, 1 8 14. 

Sarah Church, h. Feb. 19, 1735, (/- in Sherburne. Apr. 26, 
1811. ftr 



42 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Children — 

41. Sarah Anthony, h. Oct. 10, 1755, (/. May, 1763. 

42. John Anthony, Jr., h. July 12, 1757, d. July, 1758. 

43. Abigail Anthony, h. Apr. 12, 1759, (/. 

44. John Anthony (2d), h. Mar. i, 1761, (/. 

45. Albro Anthony (56), h. Dec. 14, 1762, in. Salome Wood. 

46. William Anthony, h. Mar. 27, 1764, d. 

47. Susanna Anthony, h. Nov. 24, 1765, ni. Mathews. 

48. Israel Church Anthony (55/^), h. June 12, 1767, had 6 

sons, removed to South Carolina. 

49. Nancy Anthony, h. Oct. 10, 1768, d. Sept. zy, i795- 

50. Elizabeth Anthony, b. Apr. 24, 1770, d. Aug., 1770. 

51. Sarah Anthony (2d), h. June 13, 1771. d. 

52. Samuel Anthony (86), h. Aug. 16, 1773, m. Elvira 

Rockwell. 

53. Elizabeth Anthony, h. x\pr. 12, 1774. 

54. Joseph Anthony, h. Feb. 16, 1777, ///. Harriet Bryant. 

55. Mary Anthony, b. June, 1780. 

553^. Israel Church Anthony (48), b. June 12, 1767, was 
the son of John (31), and Sarah Church Anthony. 
Moved to South Carolina. This is all the history we 
have of Israel Church Anthony, or Church Anthony, as 
they called him, except this thrilling adventure. 
Israel Church Anthony was a sea captain (or sea merchant 
a- they were known in those days), sailing from Newport, 
R. I. He traded largely in the West Indies. In about the 
year 1800 he was overhauled by West Indian pirates, who ' 
looted and sank his ship, murdering- the entire crew, except 
Captain Anthony, his first mate and a negro steward. These 
three were taken to the pirate island for the purpose of tor- 
tia'e that they might be made to disclose valuable information 
as to other shipping interest of value to them. Failing in this, 
they decided to murder them. So after stripping them of all 
their clothing and tying their hands behind their backs, they 
were placed in a row to be shot. The negro steward fell at 
the first fire. Captain Anthony and the first mate broke looss 
and ran for their lives, making good their escape. Running 
in opposite direction they were lost to each for several weeks, 
when the captain found the mate dying of starvation, and so 
great had been the pangs of hunger that he had eaten the flesh 
from one arm. He begged the captain to leave him, with the 
promise that he would not make food of his remains after 
death, a promise that he faithfully kept. 

He soon discovered the pirates' store cave, and by close 
watch found they were preparing to leave the island. After 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 43 

they had gone he visited the cave and found sea biscuit to sub- 
sist on and sail cloth to make him a garment. 

He decided to set sail on the ocean with his life in his hand, 
prefering- death on the billows of the deep. He built a raft 
and put on a sail with provisions and water. His hair and 
beard had grown, covering his head and face. He made him 
an outer garment of the long strips of moss that hung from 
the limbs of the trees. 

He pushed out his raft from the shore and after drifting 
about for several days, he sighted a Spanish vessel. The sailors 
regarded him as a supernatural being. The hair and beard and 
moss obliterated every appearance of humanity. They heard 
a feeble human voice, but this only confirmecl their supersti- 
tious notion that he was an evil spirit and they refused to take 
him on board, and sailed away. 

He next sighted an English vessel and they took him 
aboard. The captain ordered them to take him down into the 
hold of the vessel, give him a stimulant and clean him up and 
dress him in a sailor's suit. When he came up, the captain 
was astonished to meet his old friend, Captain Church An- 
thony. 

He landed in England and followed the sea for many years 
after. He then retired to Newport, Mass., with ample means. 

He has handed down to the Anthony family the story of 
one of the most blood curdling adventures that ever came to 
any of the family, and the only one that is recorded in this 
book where an Anthony was ever known to run, even to save 
his own life. 

56. Albro Anthony (45), h. Dec. 14, 1762, in Newport, R. 
L son of John and Sarah Church Anthony, married 
Salome Wood, born in Middletown, Mass., June 16, 
1782. died at Washington, 111., Oct. 31, 1855. Albro 
died in Sherburne, Vt., Oct. 9, 1834. During his early 
life he commanded a merchant ship, trading in all 
known ports. 
John Anthony, the father of Albro. moved from Newport 
to Sherburne, Vt., and bought a large tract of land to per- 
suade his three sons, who were sea captains, to give up the sea 
Jane Frances Anthony Wilson, granddaughter of Albro and 
great granddaughter of John, has in her possession a convey- 
ance of land in the handwriting of Albro Anthony, as collec- 
tor of a penny land tax in Vermont, to build roads and bridges 
in the town of Killington. witnessed by his brother, Samuel, 
and his sister, Mary, and sworn to before his father John 
Anthony, Justice Peace. 



44 



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Salome Wood 



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FAC SIMILE COPY. 

"Know all men by these presents, that I, Albro Anthony of 
Killington, in the County of Rutland and State of Vermont, 
collection of a penny land tax, granted by the Legislature of 
the State of Vermont, in Oct. session, at Rutland, 1 79_|., for 
the purpose of repairing roads and building bridges in sa'd 
town, having in all things pursued the direction of th<^, statute 
Of this state for the purpose of raising so much money as had 
remained unpaid of said tax in said town of Killington, until 
the sale hereinafter mentioned and attending charges, for the 
consideration of one pound, one shilling, and three pence, 
lawful money, received to my full satisfaction, of Josiah Wood, 
Jr., of Killington in the County of Rutland and in the State 
of Vermont, I do in the capacity of collector give, grant, bar- 
gain, sell, convey, and confirm unto the said Josiah Wood, Jr., 
and his heirs and assigns forever, one whole right of land in 
Killington, except one hundred and forty-five acres, being 
the original right of William Earl Treadwell, No. 63, which 
land was sold at legal vendue held in Killington on the second 
day of May, 1797, to the said Josiah Wood, Jr., he being the 
highest bidder. To have and to hold the above granted and 
bargained premises, with the appurtenances thereof unto the 
said Josiah Wood, Jr., his heirs and assigns forever, to him 
and their only proper use, benefit and behoof, hereby engaging 
to warrant and defend in the capacity aforesaid to above 
granted bargained premises, to him the said Josiah Wood, Jr., 
and to his heirs and assigns, against all lawful claims whatever. 

In witness w'hereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal 
this 5th day of June, A. D. 1798." 

Albro Anthony, Collector. 

Signed, sealed and delivered in presence of 

Mary Anthony. 
Samuel Anthony. 

state of vermont, \ 
rutland county. ( 

Killington, June 5, 1798. Personally appeared Albro An- 
thony, signer and sealer of the above written instrument and 
acknowledged the same to be his fore-act and deed before me. 

John Anthony, Justice Peace. 

Deed, Anthony to Wood, Recorded June 5, 1798. 
Killington Book of Records, Page 134, Vol. 2, attest. 

Albro Anthony, Town Clerk. 



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THE ANTHONY FAMILY 47 

56. Albro Anthony (45), son of John and Sarah Church 

Anthony, ///. Salome Wood, h. in Middleboro, Mass., 
June 16, 1782. During his early life he commanded a 
merchant ship, trading in -all known ports. He died 
in Sherburne, Vt., Oct. 9, 1834. Salome d. in Wash- 
ington, 111., Oct. 31, 1855. 
Children — 

57. William Church Anthony (63), b. June 6, 1807, ///. 

Jerusha Jones. 

58. Charles Stephen Northam Anthony (69), b. Dec. 24, 

1809, m. I St, Sarah Adams, 2d, Elizabeth Bulkeley 
Emerson. 

59. Mary Smith Anthony (137), b. Feb. 10, 1812, ///. Dr. 

Ezra Worcester. 

60. Edward Newton Anthony, b. Apr. 21, 1814, d. Wash- 

ington, 111. 

61. Harriet Ann Anthony, b. Jan. 31, 181 7, ///. Volney P. 

Richmond. 

62. John Hopkins Anthony (123), b. Dec. 14, 1819, in. 

Catherine Applegate. 

63. Dr. William Church Anthony (57), son of Albro and 

Salome Wood Anthony, in. ist, Jerusha H. Jones, Aug. 
17, 1837, in So. Royalton, Vt. 2d Laura L. Cutter, 
May 19, 1858, in Brattleboro, Vt. 3d Lydia A. Allen, 
Sept. 2, i860, in Ellsworth, Ohio. Jerusha Jones, b. 
Nov. 15, 1808, in Ticonderoga, N. Y., d. Aug. 2, 1856, 
in Princeton, 111. William C. (/. Sept. 21, 1890, at 
Princeton, 111. 
Children— ^ f*iU- -^ ^^^»-**^ - 

64. Rebecca Jones Anthony, b. June 7, 1838, d. May, 1839. 

65. Louise Jane Anthony, b. Feb. 19, 1840, teacher, Prince- 

ton, 111. 

66. William Lovejov Anthony, b. Mar. 10, 1842, d. Feb. 21. 

1875- 
6j. Joseph Rix Jones Anthony, b. Nov. 14, 1844, teacher. 

68. brlando Wood Anthonv, b. Feb. 6, 1848, d. Aug. 10, 

1848. 

69. Charles Stephen Northam Anthony (58), son of Albro 

and Salome Wood Anthony, n\. Sarah Adams, Vt., b. 
1 81 2, (/. 1838. 2d wife, Ehzabeth Bulkeley Emerson. 
Children First Wife — ■ 

70. Jane Frances Anthony (75), b. May 2, 1833, in. Dr. 

Robert B. M. Wilson. 

71. Sarah Anthony, b. Jan. 10, 1838. 



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Elizabeth Bulkeley Anthony 



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49 



69. Charles Stephen Northam Anthony (58), 2cl wife, 
Elizabeth Bulkeley Emerson, ///. July 7, 1842, dau. Rev. Sam- 
uel Moody and Charlotte Bulkeley Emerson of Manchester, 
Mass. She was born in Williamstown, Mass., Oct. 21, 18 18. 
Moved to Washington, III, about 1840, and she was principal 
of the young ladies seminary, whicb she conducted with 
marked success. Was a woman of culture and refinement and 
literary ability. In 1885 she came to Peoria. Ill, to be with 
her two sons and in the spring of 1888, moved to Chillicothe, 
Ohio, to live with her daughter, where she died, Jan. 10, 1892. 

Charles Stephen Northam Anthony soon after the death of 
his first wife, moved in 1838 to Washington, 111., with his only 
child, Jane Francis. He was an honorable, upright and just 
man and very successful in business as a hardware merchant. 
P'or years he was Justice of the Peace and. was widely known 
as "Scjuire Anthony." He was a firm believer in peaceful set- 
tlements and always advised arbitration instead of litigation 
and many a hasty complainant and stubborn defendant, that 
were determined to fight out their difference to the bitter end 
and spend the last dollar, and remain enemies forever, have 
taken the advice of "Scjuire Anthony," and remained friends 
instead of enemies forever-. 

Cliildreii — Second JJ^ifc. 

'/2. Charles Edward Anthony (80), b. May 29, 1846, /;/. 
Hattie Kimble. 

73. Clifford Mason Anthony (84), b. Apr. 4, 1857, in. Flora 

Thomas. 

74. Florence Emerson Anthony P#tt©», b. Washington, 111., 

Sept. , in. Edward Everett Patton, Peoria, 111., 

January 6, 1887. She d. Washington, D. C, Feb. 2t,. 
1897. 

75. Jane Frances Anthony (70), m. Dr. Robert B. M. Wil- 

son, June I, 1854. She died in New York City, Jan. 
7, 1897. 

Children — 

76. Charles Alexander Wilson (78), b. Sept. 9, 1856, ;//. 

Amelia D. Levering, in 1880. 
yy. William Robert Anthony Wilson, b. Jan. 28, 1870. ;//. 
Amelia Barnes Wilson. He was a graduate Peoria 
High School in 1888. Williams College in 1892. Col- 
lege of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 
N. Y. City in 1895. 

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78. Charles A. Wilson (76), in. Amelia D. Levering in 

Chatsworth, 111., t88o. 
Children — 

79. Robert B. M. Wilson, h. Jan. i, 1882. 

80. Charles Edward Anthony {y2), was educated at Wash- 

ington, 111., and at Eureka, 111., College. 
In 1862, at the age of 16, he enlisted in Co. G, 67 Illinois 
Vol. In 1865, he established the dry goods house of Anthony 
& Denhart, and the bank of Anthony & Denhart, in 1866, both 
at Washington, 111. In 1885 he formed partnership with his 
brother, Clifford M., and moved the banking business to 
Peoria. (See Biog. Clifford M. and Charles Edward). He 
married Hattie Kimble, daughter of Robert and Angeline 
Kimble, Peoria, 111., Nov. 30, 1871. 

Children — 

81. Robert Kimble Anthony, b. Washington, 111., Oct. 4. 

1874, d. Oct. 4, 1874. 

82. Clyde Robert Anthony, b. Washington, 111., Aug. 20. 

1876, d. Mar. 3, 1879. 

83. Earle Charles Anthony, b. Washington, III, Dec. 18, 

1880. 

84. Clifford Mason Anthony (73), b. Apr. 4, 1852. 

W^as educated at the public schools in Washington, III, and 
at the Stamford Military Institute, Stamford, Conn. He en- 
tered the employ of Anthony & Denhart, Bankers, Wash- 
ington, 111., immediately upon completing his course at Stam- 
ford. A few years later he organized and became a partner 
in, and manager of, the Bank of Chatsworth, 111., a branch of 
the Anthony & Denhart bank. Three years later, returned to 
Washington and became partner and cashier in Anthony & 
Denhart bank. In 1885, the farm loan and bond department 
of the bank became quite large and was sold to C. E. and C. 
M. Anthony and removed to Peoria, 111. In 1891, they incor- 
j)orated the business as the Anthony Loan and Trust Co., wath 
Charles E. as president, and Clifford M. as vice president and 
general manager. Charles E. soon retired and moved to Los 
Angeles, Cal.. still retaining his stock in the company, Clifford 
M. became president. In Feb., 1904, the business after many 
years of phenomenal success was consolidated with the Dime 
Savings Bank of Peoria. Clifford M. decided to retire for the 
present and take a much needed rest. The two brothers occu- 
pied an enviable position in the social and financial world. 
Well known for their strict integrity and conservative judg- 



52 
ANTHONY— Mr £ Flora" Womas 
Anthonx passed away JMay 
23!_ 1951 at her home at the 
Huntington Hotel. A native of 
Lacon, 111., she had been a resi- 
dent of Pasadena five years. She 
is svir\'ived by one son, Emer- 
.soii T. Anthony of Peoria, 111.; 
and a sister, Miss Mary M. 
Thomas of Los Angeles. Services 
Friday at 2:15 p.m. at the chapel 
of Turner & Stevens Co., Mar- 
engo Avenue at Holly Street, 
Dr. Eugene Carson Blake of- 

ficiating.^J^oeVA- ' 



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Flora Thomas Anthony 



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53 



ment, they deservedly held the entire confidence of their clients 
and the public generally. During the entire 38 years existence 
of the business, none of their clients ever suffered the loss of 
a penny. 

84. Clifford Mason Anthony (73), son of Charles Stephen 

Northam and Elizabeth Bulkeley Anthony., in. Flora 
Thomas, daughter of Dr. D. E. and Minerva J. 
Thomas, h. at Lacon, III, Nov. 18, 1874, ;//. Nov. 14, 
1895. Her father died at St. Petersburg, Ela., Feb. 
5, 1903. Mother died Aug. 21, 1903. 
Children — 

85. Emerson Thomas Anthony, h. Tulv 9, 1898, at Mackinac 

Island, Mich. 

86. Samuel Anthony (52), son of John and Sarah Church 

Anthony, m. Elvira Rockwell, daughter Daniel Rock- 
well, Nov. 3, 181 1, h. Sept. 2, 1785, (/. Feb. 21, 1843, 
in Grand de Tour, 111. 

Children — 

8y. Susan Elvira Anthony (96), b. Jan. 29, 1813, ni. Win- 
throp Hamilton. 

88. Henry Laurens Anthony (100), b. Feb. 19, 1815, in. 

twice, names unknown. 

89. Samuel Newel Anthony (109), b. May 17, 181 7, m. 

Mary Ann Newman, d. May 21, 1887. 

90. Alfred A. Anthony, b. Aug. 20, 1819, d. Oct. 17, 1819. 

91. Clarissa R. Anthony, b. Oct. 4, 1820, in. Milton Pom- 

eroy. 

92. John Oscar Anthony (113), b. Mar. 24, 1823, ni. Eliza- 

beth G. Littlefield.' 

93. Edward F. Anthony, b. Feb. 9, 1827, d. Sept. 3, 1843. 

94. Elizabeth M. Anthony, b. June 9. 1830. d. May 27, 1847. 

95. Henrietta Crosby Anthony, b. Aug. 22, 1832, ni. Addi- 

son Chamberlin. 

96. Susan Elvira Anthony (87), //;. Winthrop Hamilton, d. 

Apr. 28, 1 89 1. 
Children — 

97. Newel Hamilton, b. 

98. Henry Hamilton, b. 

99. Clara Hamilton, b. 

100. Henry Laurens Anthony (88), ;//. Lydia E. Grey, b. in 

Reading, Vt., Jan. 2, 1869, daughter of Dr. Joseph 
Grey. Henry (/. in Mansfield Center. Conn., Sept, 21, 
1894. 



54 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(85) Emerson Thomas Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 55 

Children — 

loi. Henry G. Anthony (104), b. Feb. 15, 1840.^, , W-m-^J^- ^-r^^t^^'-**- • 

102. Eunice Alvira Anthony (106). b. July 18, 1849.^ j;_££^^ j^h^;^,,.*^' 

103. Samuel A\'arrens Anthony, b. Feb. 15. 1848. 

104. Henry G. Anthony ( loi ) 77/ . Mary R. Preston, daugh- 
ter of James Preston, Granville, Vt., ;/;. Mar. 15, 1867. 

Children — 

105. Hadell Anthony, b. Feb. 15, 1867. 

106. Eunice Alvira Anthony (102), 777. Dr. Elliott Marsh, 

b. in Montague, Mass., Nov. 6, 1846, son of Eleazer 
Marsh. 

Children — 

107. Elsie Grey Marsh, b. Feb. 3, 1887. 

108. Elliott Clark Marsh, b. Aug. 3, i 



109. Samuel Newel Anthony (89), 777. Mary Ann Newman, 
• Apr. 20, 1848. She was b. Sept. 20, 1826, d. Sept. 20, 
1856. 

Children — 

no. Clara Rockwell Anthony, b. Oct. 8, 1852, Geneva, N. Y. 

111. Edward Anthony, b. 1855, ^^- 1856. 

1 115^. Samuel Newel Anthony (89). 777. 2d wife, Maria 
Hogarth Seymour, Oct. 13, 1857, b. Feb. 15, 1828, d. 
May 9, 1878. Samuel d. Alay 17, 1787. 

Children — 

112. Lillie Sevmour Anthony, b. Dec. 20, i8s8, d. Jan. 8, 

1873- ' " . ^\ 

113. John Oscar Anthony (92), 777. Elizabeth Littlefield. He 

died in Moline, Nov. 19, 1879. He was born in Roches- 
ter, Vt., Mar. 24, 1823, 777. Mar. 20, 1850, to daughter 
of Patton and Johannah Littlefield. She was born at 
Wells, Maine. 

Children — 

114. Edwin Hume Anthonv, b. June 11, 185 1. . j^ v^J,. 

115. Orilla Rockwell Anthony (120), b. Sept. 9, 1856. *^. -^t^M A^^^J 

116. Charles Newell Anthony, b. Oct. 13. 1856. 

117. Clara Elizabeth Anthony, b. July 2y, i860. 

118. Mary Elvira Anthony, b. Oct. 11, 1864. 

119. Nellie May x\nthony, b. July 26, 1866. 



56 



THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 



•n^ 




(123) 



\J^i^-^hyi) \/i^(iP4 H l^ 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 57 

120. Orilla Rockwell Anthony (115), ///. RolDert Keating, 
Jan. 5, 1891. 

Children — 

121. Charles Roy Keating, b. Dec. 31, 1883. 

122. Mildred Elizabeth Keating, b. Jan. 23, 1887. 

123. John Hopkins Anthony (62), b. Dec. 14, 18 19, son of 

Albro and Salome Wood Anthony, ni. Catherine Keyes 
Applegate, of Washington, 111. He came from Sher- 
burne, Vt., to Illinois, in 1837, 111. July 25, 1858. 
Catherine died Jan. 28, 1890. 

John Hopkins Anthony, with his widowed mother and his 
brothers and sisters, he came to Washington, 111., in Oct., 
1837, the long journey being made by wagon and consuming 
six weeks'. 

He began his education under a private tutor and continued 
it at a neighboring academy in which he was a schoolmate of 
the poet, John G. Saxe. He fortified his education with much 
reading and a wide acquaintance with men and affairs. 

He traveled extensively in the South and West for Farrell 
Co., a medicine firm of Peoria, 111., establishing and looking 
after agencies. This and other occupations of various kinds, 
with his ability and force of character, were his second college 
and made him a leader of men, and for twenty years he repre- 
sented Washington township in the Board of Supervisors. He 
represented Tazewell County in the State Senate and procured 
much legislation. He introduced the first bill in the legislature 
for the founding of a separate asylum for the incurable insane, 
having been impressed with the necessity of such a provision 
for that class of the unfortunates. He served on the State 
Board of Equalization ; was a Mason and filled many promi- 
nent offices ; also trustee of M. E. clmirch for fifty years. Was 
a fluent speaker on all public occasions ; a man of high char- 
acter and marked ability and his distinguished appearance 
made him a prominent figure in public life, and his amiable 
d'sposition and friendships in public and private life were 
m.arked and he drew to himself hosts of friends. 

Children — 

124. John Albro Anthonyi (128), b. May 25, 1859, in. Josie 

Gorin, Feb. 25, 1880. 

125. Charles Hopkins Anthony (130^4), b. Jan. 17, 1861. 

;//. Annie Heiple, Mar. 16, 1882. 

126. Mark Anthony (131), b. Jan. 4, 1863, ni. Carrie Hes- 
ter, Oct., 1889. 



58 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

12/. Kate Anthony (133). b. June 6, 1865, m. William T. 
Cornelison, Jan. 24, i! 



128. John Albro Anthony (124), iu. Josie Gorin, Feb. 25, 

1880, who died in Dec, 1902. Graduate of Rush Med- 
ical College, Chicago. Was a practicing physician in 
Peoria. 111. He died in March, 1904. 
Children — 

129. Edward Wood Anthony, b. Dec. 2, 1880. 

130. John Hopkins Anthony, b. Nov. 10, 1884. 

130^. Charles Hopkms Anthony (125), ;;/. Annie Heiple, 
Mar. 16, 1882. He was a graduate of the veterinary 
college, Chicago, and is located in Washington, 111. 

131. Mark Anthony (126), m. Carrie Hester, Oct., 1889. 

General manager of wholesale lumber vard,' vStreator, 
111. 
Child roi — 

132. \A'illiam Anthony, /;. Oct., 1889. 

133. Kate Anthony (127), in. William T. Cornelison, gen- 

eral manager and superintendent C. B. & O. Elevators, 
Peoria, 111. 
CJiihircn — 

134. Katherine Anthony Cornelison, b. Mar. 17, 1889. 
[35. Robert Grier Anthony Cornelison, b. May 13, 1891. 

136. Agnes Forsythe Anthony Cornelison, b. Feb. 10. 1893. 

137. Mary Smith Anthony (59), ni. Dr. Ezra Worcester, 
June 6, 1832. She died Dec. 4, 1883. He was born. 
Mar. 27, 1808, died Jan. 12, 1855. 

Children — ■ 

138. Ellen Mary Worcester, b. Mar. 25, 1833, ni. Josiah P. 

\\'ood, Washington, 111. 
Children — 
/3^<t Gay Worcester Wood, b. Washington, 111., Dec. i, 

1858, d. Washington, 111., March. 29, 1863. 
/3 8' a. Julian Edward Wood, b. Washington, 111., March 19, 
1861, d. Washington, 111., May 4, 1900. 

139. Henry Anthony Worcester, b. Oct. 15, 1834, d. May 

3, 1861. rw^a-) 

140. Julian Buell W^orcester. b. Nov. 24, 1836, d. Apr. 24, 
1872, 77/. Harriet AfliiCase/ 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY ' 59 

141. Harriet Maria Worcester, h. July 26, 1839, ^- Nov. 3, 

1843- 

142. Edward Newton Worcester, h. June 22, 1844, d. Aug. 

8, 1847. Qu^Q) 

143. Lillie Jewett Worcester, Z?. Aug. 31, 1846, in. Theo- 

dore B. Elliott, Nov., 1^69, Milwaukee, Wis., d. Jan. 

10, 1874. <tj^s) . -; 

144. Frances Marion Worcester, h. Dec. 31, 1848. w*,. jr^JU^r^ d, 

144a. Julian Buell Worcester (140), //;. Harriet Ann Case. 

Children^ y^^J^ 

144b. Frederic Henry^ &. Sept., 1863. d. 1878. 
144c. Lillie Jewett Worcestei^'''w. Theodore Bates Elliott, 
Milwaukee, Wis., Nov., 1869. 

Children — ^fi^^ &<) 

i44d. Caroline May Elliott, b. Dec. 6, 1870, m. July 23, 

1895, to William Hagerman Graves, b. Milwaukee, 

Wis., Aug., 1867. 

T45. Francis Marion Worcester (144), in. Frederick A. Sey- 
mour, Milwaukee, June 25, 1874. Son of George and 
Aurelia Seymour, at Hatfield, Conn. He died Minne- 
apolis, March 30, 1890. 

Children — 

146. Robert Wilson Seymour, b. Aug. 13, 1876, at Milwau- 
kee, Wis. 

146a. Caroline May Qcaxes {i44d.), m. William Hagerman 
Graves, July 23, 1895. 

Children — ■ 

146b. Marion Osborn Graves, b. May 22, 1896. 
146c. Theodore Elliott Graves, b. May 22, 1899. 
i46d. William Hagerman Graves, b. April i, 1902. 

i46e. Sarah Anthony (18), ni. Thomas Gould, Oct. i, 1723, 
and died aged 100 years. 

Children — 
;^^ t Elizabeth Gould, b. July 17, 1724. 
tft f Thomas Gould, b. May 11, 1728. 
i^iah J^^" Gould, b. Aug. 29, 1736. 

All we know of Sarah and Thomas. 

Here ends the Peoria branch. 



6o THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



JOHN 1ST DAUGHTERS AND SON JOSEPH. 

Children — 

2 Gen. 3 Susannah (147). 
2 Gen. 4 Elizabeth (158). 
2 Gen. 5 Joseph (171). 

147. Susanna Anthony (3), daughter of John and Susanna, 
in. John Tripp, Sept. 7, 1665, of Portsmouth, R. I., son 
of John and Mary Paine Tripp, h. about 1640, d. Nov. 
20, 1 719. She died about 1716. 

Children — 

148. Susanna Tripp (154), b. Oct. 31, 1667, ///. Thomas 

Potter. 

149. Mary Tripp (155). b. Dec. 9, 1670, ni. Potter. 

150. John Tripp (156), b. July 19, 1673, ;/;. Mary Hart. 

151. Othaniel Tripp, b. June 5, 1676. 

152. Benjamin Tripp (157), b. Feb. 21, 1678, //;. Elizabeth 

Potter. 

153. Lot Tripp, b. Dec. 26, 1684. 

154. Susanna Tripp (148), in. Thomas Potter of South 

Kingston, R. I., Jan. 20, 1687. He was the son of 
Ichabod and Martha (Hazard) Potter. Ichabod was 
the son of Nathaniel and Dorothy Potter, ni. for 2d 
husband, John Albro, and their daughter, Susanna 
Albro, became the 2d wife of John Anthony. Susanna 
and Thomas Potter had ten children. Thomas Potter 
died in 1728. 

155. Mary Tripp (149), m. (A Potter as her father's will 

directs, "To daughter Mary Potter, my brass kettle.") 

156. John Tripp (150), ni. Mary Hart, daughter of Richard 

and Hannah Hart of Portsmouth, R. L, Sept. 6, 1693. 
Richard was the son of Nicholas and Joan (Rossiter) 
Hart. John and Mary had 11 children. 

157. Benjamin Tripp (152), in. Elizabeth Potter, dau. of 

Nathaniel and Elizabeth Potter, July 31, 1707. They 
had 7 children. 



159 
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r6i 
162 

163 
164 
165 
166 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 61 

158. Elizabeth Anthony (4), dau. of John and Snsanna, m. 
Aug. 3, 1665, James Greene of Warwick. R. I. James 
h. 1626. Son of John and Joan Taffersall Green 01 
SaHsbury, Wells Co.. Eng., and of Warwick. R. I. An 
associate of Roger Williams. James was deputy 14 
years. Commissioner 4 years. Elizabeth was his 2d 
wife. ( 1st wife was Deliverance Potter, dau. of Robert 
and Isabel Potter.) Elizabeth had 8 children. 

Children — 

Peter Greene, h. Aug. 25, 1666. /m>, t^J^ ^t^^^^^.f^l ^Ui^^i^Y^^f^ 
Elizabeth Greene (167), h. Oct. 17, 1668, 7/?//}Francis 

Reynolds. {%) — Ui^, 
John Greene, h. Feb. i, 1671. *i. ^^^.y-*,^*^ . 
Jabez Greene (168), h. May 17, 167^^ in. ist, Mary 

Barton. 2d, Grace Whitman. ^ [f^.i!) '^<^ 

David Greene (169), h. June 24, 1677, /h.^Sarah Barber. y54-c^-<^^^— rf 
Thomas Greene, h. Nov. 11, 1682. ^ 'U-u.^jl^^ f \^ 

John Greene, h. Sept. 30, 1685.0^.. ^*c.,j>, /7J"7 • "^^ Xf\oji^(jS^is^ 
Susanna Greene (170). h. May 24, 1688, m. Joseph <^c^tu.c^ 

Hull. ^'^SSt^k 

167. Elizabeth Greene (160), h. Oct. 17, 1668, m. Francis o\(V ' 

Reynolds of North Kingston, R. I., son of James and 
Deborah Reynolds, h. Oct. 12, 1662, d. in 1722. Eliza- 
beth and James Reynolds had 8 children. Elizabeth 
d. after 1722. 

168. Jabez Greene (162), h. May 17, 1673, ///. ist wife, 

Mary Barton, dau. of Benjamin and Susannah Gorton 
Barton of Warwick, R. I., Mar. 17, 1698. Mary h. 
May I, 1678, d. Mar. i, 171 3. Jabez and Mary Bar- 
ton Greene had seven children, m. 2d wife, Grace 
Whitman, May 23, 171 6, dau. of Valentine and Mary 
Whitman of Providence, R. I. Jabez and Grace Whit- 
man Greene had one child. Jabez died Oct. i, 1741. 

169. David Greene (163), h. June 24, 1677, in. Sarah Bar- 
ber, June 24, 1706, dau. of Moses Barber, h. Mar. 25, 
1682, d. in 1779. David and Sarah Barber Greene had 
ten children. David died Jan. 29, 1761. 

170. Susanna Greene (166), h. May 24, 1688, /;/. Joseph 

Hull, Jan. I, 1 71 3, son of Joseph and Experience Har- 
per Hull of Kingstown, Westerly, R. I. Joseph h. 
about 1679, d. after 1748. Susanna was 2d wife of 
Joseph (ist wife was Ann Gardiner). Susanna had 
four children, d. in 1743. 



62 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 



SECOND GENERATION. 

171. Joseph Anthony (5), son of John and Susanna, ;;/. 

Mary Wait, dan. of Thomas Wait of Portsmouth, R. 
I. She died after 171 3. He died in 1728, ///. Apr. 5, 
1676. 

Children — 

172. John Anthony, b. Sept. 10, 1678. 

173. Joseph Anthony, h. May 19, 1682, m. Elizabeth Fry, 

Sept. 18, 171 1. 

174. Susanna Anthony, h. Oct. 24, 1684. 

175. Thomas Anthony, h. Jan. 4, 1686. 



RECORD AND WILL OF JOSEPH ANTHONY. 

1672. Apr. 30. Freeman. 

1692. Mar. 2. He was an inhabitant at the organization 
of the town. 

1 71 3. Mar. 8. Will proved Mar. 19. 1728. "Ex. son Joseph. 
To son John, a good horse and maintainance of said 
horse, £10 yearly, a feather bed and his maintainance. 
To my wife, Mary, £ 12 yearly, chest, bed, use of beasts 
and privilege of cellar. To son, Joseph, all my housing 
and lands in Tiverton, orchard, etc., and housing and 
land in Portsmouth, he paying my son John £10 yearly 
and maintaining him and his horse, and paying his 
mother £12 yearly, and also maintaining my daughter, 
Susanna Anthony. Inventory: £1,606, viz : purse and 
apparel, £12 5s., bible, plate, stellyards, pewter, beds, 
land and buildings, £1,500, etc." 

Here ends the family record of John ist daughters and son 
Joseph. 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY ■ 63 



SECTION TWO. 



GENERATIONS OF ABRAHAM ANTHONY (6) SON OF JOHN (l) 



1st Gen. ( i) John ( i), h. 1607, ///. Susanna Potter. 

2cl Gen. (6) Abraham (176), h. 1650, in. AHce Wodell. 

3d Gen. (180) WilHam (191), h. 1675, in. Mary Cogge- 
shall. 

4th Gen. (193) Abraham (206), h. 1696, in. EHzabeth 
Grey. 

5th Gen. (207) Abraham (219), h. 1717, in. Mary Chace. 

6th Gen. (227) Daniel (260), b. 1750, in. ist, Amey Sher- 
man, 2d, Mary Russel. 

7th Gen. (266) Joseph R. (269), b. 1727, in. Catherine 
Barker. 



SECOND GENERATION. 

176. Abraham Anthony (6), son of John ist and Susanna. t^lt^Z^ 

m. Alice Wodell, (sister to his brother John's wife), 
Dec. 26, 1 67 1. Daughter of William and Mary 
Wodell. Alice b. Feb. 10, 1650. Died at the home of 
her son William, 1734. Abraham died Oct. 10, 1727. 
They had fourteen children. 

Children. (TJiird Gen.) — 

177. John Anthony (190), b. Nov. 7, 1672. 

178. ( Susanna Anthony, b. Aug. 29, 1674.^ ;^;jXm/i*-4.. , 

179. "^Mary Anthony, b. Aug. 29, 1674. J 

180. William Anthony (191), b. Oct. 31, 1675, ;/;. Mary 

Coggeshall, Mar. 14, 1695. 

181. Susanna Anthony, b. Oct. 14, 1677, 111. Samuel Hicks, 
Jan. I, 1 701. 

182. Mary Anthony, b. Jan. 2, 1680, in. Sherman. 

183. Abraham Anthony, b. Apr. 21, 1682, (/. in England on 

a religious visit. 

184. Thomas Anthony, b. June 30, 1684, </. in England, age 

21. 

185. Alice Anthony, b. Jan. 22, 1686, d. age 26. 

186. James Anthony, b. Jan. 22, 1686, d. age 21 or 18. 

187. Amy Anthony, b. June 30, 1688, ;;;. Allen. 



64 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

1 88. Isaac Anthony, b. Apr. lo, 1690, /;/. settled in Boston, 

died in Newport. 

189. Jacob Anthony (3140), b. Nov. 15, 1693, '^'- '-^- ^'^^S- 

10, 1727. 

COLONIAL RECORDS AND WILL OF ABRAHAM ANTHONY. 

1672. Apr. 30, Freeman. 

1703. He took administration on estate of his son, John An- 
thony, mariner, late master of her Majesty's ship, Gos- 
port. 

1703 to 1 71 1. Deputy. 

1704. Jan. 4. He and three others were given authority to 
see the laws of the colony printed. 

1709-10. Speaker of the house of deputies. 

1727. June 5, will proved, 1727, Oct. 19. "Ex. son, Will- 
iam. To wife Alice for life, use of all old buildings ; of 
new dwelling house (the southerly part) garden, fruit 
of ten apple trees, keep of a cow, and a riding beast for 
life and the use of the great andirons. To son Isaac, 
£200, great coat, riding horse, and third of wearing 
apparel. To daughter, Susanna Hicks, £200, at the 
decease of her mother, and great iron kettle. To son 
Jacob, a lot of land in Portsmouth of 30 acres, called 
"strawberry field" and a third of wearing apparel. To 
daughter, Amy Allen £100 and what she has had, an 
oval table and spicebox. To grandson John, son of 
John, late deceased, £50. To grandson Abraham, son 
of William, a leathern girdle. To granddaughter 
Mercy, daughter of Isaac, certain land at decease of 
wife. To granddaughter, Sarah Hicks, a great candle- 
stick at death of wife. To four grandsons of daughter, 
Mary Sherman, deceased, viz. Abraham, Samson, Pet- 
er, and Anthony, each £20 at age. To grandson, Abra- 
ham Allen, a silver spoon. To son William, a third 
wearing apparel and at death of wife, great table, iron, 
etc. To wife Alice, a horse, cow, feather bed and a 
quarter of the rest of household stuff at her choice. To 
children Susanna Hicks, Amy Allen and Isaac Anthony, 
rest of household stuff. To son William, all my dwell- 
ing house and rest of lands in Portsmouth, subject to 
provisions for wife and to her rest of personal invent- 
ory, £336, 2s, 6d, viz : cane, wearing apparel, book, £1 
feather beds, pewter, carpentry tools, 'his part of neat 
cattle, £58, horse kind, £18, swine, £6, spinning 
wheel, etc." His widow died at the house of her son, 
William in 1734. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 6r 

190. John Anthony ( 177) , son of Abraham and Alice Wodell 

Anthony, h. Nov. 7, 1672, probably (/. in 1703, as that 
year it is stated that Abraham "took administration of 
estate of his son John Anthony, mariner, late master 
of her Majesty's ship, Gosport." Abraham's will men- 
tions "grandson John, son of John." 

191. William Anthony (180), son of Abraham and Alice 

Wodell Anthony, in. Mary Coggeshall, Mar. 14, 1695. 
Mary was h. Sept. 18, 1675, d. after 1739. William d. 
Dec. 28, 1744. She was daughter of John and Eliza- 
beth (Timber Lake) Coggeshall of Portsmouth, R. I. 
John Coggeshall was son of Major John, son of John, 
who was first president of R. I. William lived in Ports- 
mouth, R. I., and Swanzey, Mass., and had fourteen 
children. 

The Coggeshalls were from an ancient family in the county 
of Essex, wdio possessed ten manors and estates in Essex and 
Suffolk. Their coat of arms is one of the oldest in English 
heraldry. Back in the nth and 12th centuries, the Coggeshall 
name was written with the preposition "de Coggeshall." 

John Coggeshall the first, settled earliest in Roxbury, Mass., 
arrived in Boston on the ship Lyon, Sept. 16, 1632. Removed 
to and settled eventually in Newport, R. I. and died there. 

PiNEViLLE, Mo., May 26, 1904. 

Dear Mr. Anthony.' Here are some bits of meat picked 
off my picked over record bones. If you can make a stew of 
them you are welcome. 

First comes a correction, in your own sheet you give an 
item this way : 

"William Anthony, son of Abraham and Alice Wodell, h. 
Oct. 31, 1675, in. Mary Coggeshall, daughter of John, the 
first president of the colony of Rhode Island. Married Mar. 
16, 1674. 14 children." 

Probably her father was John, but she was the grand- 
daughter of John, the first president, who died in office, 1647. 

John Coggeshall (Coxall, Coxsall, etc.), was born in the 
County of Essex, Eng-., in 1599, or some say, 1581. Came to 
Colonies in 1632, on ship Lion, Sept. 16, with wife, Mary and 
three children, John (your John, I judge), Joshua and Ann. 
Was a Mrs. Hutchinson sympathizer. Massachusetts became 
too warm for him and he, with the Hutchinsonites went to 

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66 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Rhode Island in 1638, bought the Island of Aqnineck, and 
helped settle Pocasset ( Portsmouth), later the center of Quak- 
erism. Mary Dyer, Daniel Gould, and the president's own 
son, Joshua Coggeshall, introduced the Quaker faith in Rhode 
Island. Governor Cog-geshall died in office Nov. 23, 1647. 
John, Jr., your John, was also governor. He died in New- 
port, Oct. I, 1708. A daughter of John Coggeshall, the first, 
born after he came to America, was Wait (doubtless Wait- 
still). She married Daniel Gould, one of the three founders 
of Quakers. Their marriage w'as so ideally happy that at 
death the grave Quaker records state that they lived together 
sixty-five years in much love. Daniel Gould was the first of 
all to acknowledge himself a Quaker; 

Daniel Gould "ye 22nd of ye 9th month," was flogged in 
Boston, with five of his converts, two men and three women. 
The converts received ten to fifteen stripes each. He received 
thirty lashes. He preached until he was ninety-five. 

Hung in Boston for their faith, of the Portsmouth friends. 
William Robinson, Alarmaduke Stephenson, \Mlliam Sedro or 
Sedrea, Mary Dyer. 

The Quaker records are brief and without a trace of malice 
or attempt to make capital. "Hung in Boston,' is one entry, 
''executed.'" another and a third (William Sedrea, I think), 
"suffered martyrdom." (I misplaced that note). As the 
Massachusetts authorities thought a woman preacher was a 
monstrous sight, they hung her higher than the rest. 

Mary Dyer was born in 1624. She w'as the wife of William 
Dyer, or Dyre, as it was also written. He was one of the 
Hutchinson sympathizers who followed Mrs. Anne Hutchin- 
son when she was banished in 1638. Her followers bought th^ 
island of Aquidneck and settled Pocassett, now Portsmouth, 
that same year. 1638. He was a leading man, and for many 
years was secretary of the colony. He was not a public friend, 
but unquestionably sympathized with his wife's views. His 
prominence could not save her, nor her little children. She 
was but thirty-six when hung in Boston, 1660. 

My genealogy is in publisher's hands. Will be out in Sep- 
tember or October, I expect. It is one of the largest Nvhite 
elephants of its kind. 

You asked once of children of William and Patience Free- 
born Anthony, and gave from William, h. 1702, to Susannah, 

h. 1 71 2. There was a Joseph h. to same parents, Sept. , 

1 71 5. He, when old bachelor, in. Patience Corry, 1750. They 
had William, 1751 ; Gideon, 1753: Freeborn, 1757, and Joseph 
1 761. LoRA S. LaMance. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 67 



192 
193 

194 

195 
196 
197 

198 

199 

200 

201 

202 

203 

204 

205 



CHILDREN OF WILLIAM AND MARY COGGESHALL. 

William Anthony, h. — , d. infancy. 

Abraham Anthony (206), b. Sept. 29, 1696, in. Eliza- 
beth Grey. 

Elizabeth Anthony (238). /?. May 2, 1698, in. Edmund 
Slade. 

Mary Anthony, h. Dec. 8, 1699, d. in infancy. 

John Anthony, h. 1700, (/. in infancy. 

Alice Anthony (239), h. May 22, 1705, ///. James 
Chase. 

Anne Anthony (249), h. ]\Iay 17, 1707, ///. Peleg Wil- 
bur. 

John Anthony, 2d, twins (747), h. Nov. 16, 1708, in.\ 
Lydia Luther. L iti/uiM^* 

Amey Anthony, twins (250), b. Nov. 16, 1708, ;//. 1 
Isaac Chase. '^ 

William Anthony, 2d (947), b. Oct. 26, 1709, m. Alice 
Eddy. 

James Anthony (2109), b. Nov. 9, 1712, m. Alice 
Chase. 

Job Anthony (2811), b. Apr. 10, 1714, m. Hannah 
Luther, Bertha Edd y, Abigail Bush, -i*- 5e-^A.»o if^iatj-/ 

Benjamin Anthony (2927), b. June 10, 1716, ;;/. Mar- 
tha Luther. 

Daniel Anthony, b. ]May 19, 1720, was publishd to 
Mary Chase, d. before ;//. 



206. Abraham Anthony (193), son of William and Mary 

Coggeshall Anthony, ///. Elizabeth Grey of Tiverton, 
R. L, Feb. 7, 1 716. They settled and died in Rhode 
Island. 

Children — 

207. Abraham Anthony (219), b. Dec. 9, 171 7, in. Mary 

Chase. 

208. Mary Anthony, b. Eeb. 9, 1719, ///. 

209. Edward Anthony, b. May 3, 1720, d. Feb. 6, 1721. 

210. Thomas Anthony, b. Oct. 19, 1721. 

211. Philip Anthony, b. Apr. 11, 1723, in. Mary Goddard. 

212. Elizabeth Anthony, b. July 24, 1725. 

213. Isaac Anthony (288) (431), b. June 7, 1727, ///. ist , 

Ruth Russel, 2d Hannah Slocuiii. 3-»»t /tUf^te^ fS^un^wtt l^'^O 

214. Sarah Anthony, b. Sept. 4, 1730, ///. Walter Cornell. 

215. Elisha Anthony, b. Jan. 22, 1732, ///. ]\Iary Freeborn. 



68 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

216. Jonathan Anthony (590), h. Mar. 12, 1733, m. Eliza- 

beth Gould. 

217. Peleg Anthony (634), h. Sept. 30, 1735, /;/. Mercy 
Coggeshall. 

218. Daniel Anthony (715), h. Sept. i, 1738, m. Sylvester 

Devol. 

219. Abraham Anthony (207). Oldest son of Abraham and 

Elizabeth Grey Anthony, ui. Mary Chase. 

Children — 

220. Abraham Anthony, h. Mar. 21, 1741. 

221. Alice Anthony, h. Apr. 10. 1742. 

222. Hannah Anthony, h. June 2t^, i743- 

223. Elizabeth Anthony (236), h. Sept. 26, 1744, m. Moses 

Davis. 

224. Mary Anthony, h. Sept. 22, 1745. 

225. Abraham Anthony, 2d, h. Sept. 26, 1746. 

226. Alice Anthony, h. Aug. 6, 1748. 

227. Daniel Anthony (260). h. Mar. 25, 1750, in. 3 wives; 

lost at sea Dec. 14, 1804. 

228. Lucy Anthony, /?. Sept. 21, 1751. 

229. Anna Anthony, h. Feb. 3, 1753. 

230. David Anthony, h. Feb. 15, 1754, ///.'Amey Battey, 
^ Sarah Wing,5 Dorcas Battey. 

231. James Anthony, h. Apr. 17, 1755. 

232. Eben Anthony, h. May 7, 1756. 

233. Hannah Anthony (277), b. Sept. 14, 1757. ni. Robert 

Harkness. 

234. Job Anthony (284), h. Nov. 10, 1758, ni. Phebe Chase. 

235. Sarah Anthony, h. Mar. 28, 1763, m. Richard Sherman. 

236. Elizabeth Anthony (223), ni. Moses Davis, Dec. 7, 

1785, (/. June 19, 1794. 

Children — 

237. Abraham Davis, h. never married. 

238. Elizabeth Anthony (194), daughter of William and 

Mary Goggeshall Anthony, rn. Edward Slade of Swan- 
zey, Mass., Dec. 19, 171 7. Elizabeth died Feb. 6, 
1719-20, when her first child, a son, was born. He 
lived and married, leaving at his death two daughters 
and a son. 



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THE ANTHONY FAMHY 69 

239. Alice Anthony ( 197), daughter of William and Mary 

Cog-geshall Anthony, in. James Chase of Swanzey, 
Mass., Mar. 11, 1727. Son of Isaac and Elizabeth 
Bilkins Chase. He was h. Feb. 19, 1705. They settled 
first in Freetown, Mass. Removed to Newport, R. I., 
where they died. 

Cliildren — 

240. Elizabeth Chase, b. in. John Hathaway, Oct. 17, 1741. 
241 
242 

243 
244 

245 
246 
247 
248 
249 



James Chase, b. Oct. 27, 1729. 

Alice Chase, b. Oct. 8, 1732, ;;/. Thomas Gould. 

Aaron Chase, b. Mar. 15, 1734, m. Elizabeth Perry. 

Paul Chase, b. Feb. 9, 1735, in. Sarah Pierce. 

Zacheus Chase, b. Nov. 4, 1737, m. Elizabeth Gould. 

Mary Chase, b. July 6, 1739, in. Edward Sisson. 

Peter Chase, b. 1743, ///. Hepsibah Mitchell. 

Martha Chase, b. 

Anne Anthony (198), in. Peleg- Wilber of Swanzey, 

Mass., and settled in Newport, R. I., and died there 

leaving- a number of children. 



250. Amey Anthony (200), 111. Isaac Chase of Swanzey, 

Mass., and settled there and then moved to Mendon, 
Mass., and died there, in. Sept. 13, 1729. He died June 
8, 1796. ^ 

Children — 

251. Anthony Chase, b. Jan. 26, 1732, m. Catherine Sewel, 

Sept. 23, 1753. 

252. Comfort Chase, b. Oct. 18, 1734. 

253. Amey Chase, b. Mar. 26, 1736. 

254. Abigail Chase, b. July 16, 1737, ni. Edward Pickering. 

Apr. 3, 1765. 

255. Isaac Chase, b. May 10, 1740. 

256. Coggeshall Chase, b. June 13, 1743. 

257. Mary Chase, b. May 20. 1744. 

258. Benjamin Chase, b. Apr. 28, 1747. 

259. Abner Chase, b. Dec. 4, 1749. 

260. Daniel Anthony (227) son of Abraham and Mary 

Chase Anthony, m. Amey Sherman and Mary Russel. 
Daniel was lost at sea Dec. 14, 1804. 

Children by Amey Sherman — 

261. Mary Anthony, b. Oct. 7, 1786, m. James Barker of 

NewDort. 



70 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

262. Ruth Anthoii};, h. Apr. 14, 1788, m. Mathew Barker of 
Newport. 

263. Abraham Anthony, h. July 29, 1790. 

264. Benjamin Anthony, b. Jan. 19, 1792, in. Mary Trivett, 

Mar. 31, 181 1. 

265. Amey Anthony, b. Feb. i, 1794. 

Cliildrcn by Mary Russel — 

260. Daniel Anthony (227), in. Mary Russel, Feb. 1797, 

daughter of Joseph Russel, one child. 
Child— 

266. Joseph Russel Anthony (269), b. Oct. 14, 1797, d. July 

8, 1840. 

267. Mary Anthony (261), ;;/. James Barker of Newport, 

Mar. 9, 1708, d. May 11, 1868. 

Children — 

268. Mary Barker, b. — ;;/.. Eddy. 

269. Joseph Russel Anthony (266), /;/. Catherine Barker. 

He died July 8, 1840. 

Children — 

270. William Ratch Anthony, b. Sept. 30, 1820, ni. Annie R. 

Swain. 

271. Edward R. Anthony {2y4), b. Feb. 4, 1823, ni. Adeline 

A. Bowker of California. 

272. Thomas Anthony, b. Nov. 30, 1827, m. Harriet Lainer. 

273. Rowland C. Anthony, /;. Nov. 18, 1831. 

274. Edward R. Anthony (271), ;;/. Adeline A. Bowker, 

San Francisco, Cal., in 1852. She died June 15, 1875. 

Children — 

275. Catherine B. Anthony, b. Julv 18, 1853, d. Mar. 21, 

1862. 

276. Nellie Gwinell Anthony, b. Apr. 17, 1855. 

277. Hannah Anthony (233), ///. Robert Harkness, d. Apr. 

16, 1851. 

Children — 

278. Anthony Harkness, b. July 10, 1783, d. May 10, 1852. 

279. Marcy Flarkness, b. July 24, 1794. 

280. Job Harkness, b. Aug. 7, 1795. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY yi 

281. David Harkness, h. Nov. 13, 1796, d. May 24, 181 2. 

282. Thomas Harkness, h. Apr. 2, 1799. 

283. Daniel Harkness, h. May 25, 1800, (/. Mar. 12, 1877. 

284. Job Anthony (234), ///. Phebe Chase, daughter of John 

and EHzabeth Chase. He (/. Feb. 5, 1851, She (/. Dec. 
21, 1837. 

Children — 

285. Mary Anthony, h. — ///. John Earle. 

286. Darius Anthony, h. — ///. Field. 

287. Elizabeth Anthony, h. — ///. Waterman Chase, Feb. 11, 

1835. Here ends Abraham and Mary Chase descent. 



y2 THE ANTHONY FAMHY 



SECTION THREE. 



Gen. (i) John Anthony (ii), h. 1607, in. Susanna Potter. 
Gen. (6) Abraham (176), h. 1650, m. Alice Wodell. 
Gen. (180) WiUiam (191), h. 1675, m. Mary Coggeshall. 
Gen. (193) Abraham (206), h. 1696, m. EHzabeth Grey. 
Gen. (288) Isaac (213), h. 172^, m. Ruth Russel. 
Gen. (292) Giles (298), h. 1761, in. Alice Chase. 
Gen. (302) Isaac (326), b. 1796, m. Permelia Phelps. 
Gen. (328) Julius (334), b. 1822, ni. Martha Park. 
Gen. (339) Frank (350), b. 1858, m. Nellie Percels. 



288. Isaac Anthony (213), son of Abraham and Elizabeth 

Grey Anthony, m. Ruth Russel, daughter of Seth and 
Hannah Russel, Feb. 5, 1753. Isaac died July 2, 1792, 
Ruth died Aug. 8, 1759. 

Children- ^jy First JVife — 

289. ^.iannah Anthony, b. Nov. 15, 1753. 

290. Isaac Anthony, b. Sept. 26, 1755. 

291. Seth Anthony, b. Feb. 15, 1757. 

288. Isaac Anthony, in. 2d wife, Hannah Slocum, daughter 
of Giles and Ann Slocum, Nov. 19, 1760. Died Aug. 
II, 1767. 

Children by Second JVife — 

292. Giles Anthony (298), b. Oct. 20, 1761, /;/. Alice Chase, 
Jan. 4, 1786. 

293. Ruth Anthony (389), b. July 30, 1765, m. Robert Den- 

nis. 

294. Seth Anthony (402), b. July 27, 1767, ni. Abigail Clark. 

Isaac Anthony ;//. 3d wife, Rebecca Bennett. 

ChUdren Third JVife— 

295. Rebecca Anthony, b. Mar. 30, 1771. 

296. Alice Anthony, b. June 10, 1773. 

297. Isaac Anthony, b. Mar. 13, 1774. 

(Note. — Isaac Anthony married three times and was the 
father of three groups of children. We have not been able to 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 73 

glean all the data concerning the direct descendants of said 
Isaac Anthony, bnt some of his relatives may succeed in the 
great feat of straightening the relationship.) 



MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE OF GILES ANTHONY (tHE SON OF 
ISAAC) AND ALICE CHASE. 

(252) Giles Anthony, son of Isaac Anthony (288), of Ports- 
mouth in the County of Newport and State of Rhode Island. 
and Hannah, his deceased wife, and Alice Chase, daughter of 
Aaron Chase, in the County of Newport aforesaid, and Eliza- 
bfth, his wife, having declared their intentions of taking each 
other in marriage before several monthly meetings of the peo- 
ple called Quakers, in the County of Newport aforesaid, ac- 
cording to the good order used among them, their proceedings 
after due inquiry and deliberate consideration thereof were 
allowed by the said meetings. They appearing clear of all 
others and having consent of parents and others concerned. 

Now these are to certify to all whom it may concern, that 
for the full accomplishment of their said intentions this fourth 
day of the first month in the year of our Lord one thousand 
seven hundred and eighty-six. They, the said Giles Anthony 
and Alice Chase appeared at a public assembly of the said 
people and others in their meeting house in Portsmouth afore- 
said. And he, the said Giles Anthony, taking the said Alice 
Chase by the hand did o])enly declare as followeth : Friends, I 
take this my friend. Alice Chase, to be my wife, promising 
through Divine assistance to be unto her a loving and faithful 
husband until it shall please the Lord by death to separate us. 
And the said Alice did. then and there in like manner declare 
as followeth : Friends, I take this my friend Giles Anthony, 
to be my husband, promising through Divine assistance to be 
unto him a loving and faithful wife until it shall please the 
Lord by death to separate us — or words of the like import. 
And the said Giles Anthony and Alice Chase as a further 
confirmation thereof, have hereunto set their hands. She 
after the custom of marriage assuming the name of her 
husband. 

Giles Anthony. 

Alice Anthony. 

And we, whose names are hereunto subscribed, being present 
with others 3t the consummation of their said marriage as 



74 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



witnesses, thereunto set our hands the day and year above 
written. 



JacolD Mott 
Isaac Lawton 
Samson Sherman 
Ruth Sherman 
Thomas Vose 
EHsha Hicks 
John Laphan 
Samuel Hills 
Robt. Dennis 
Elisha Fish 
Joseph Lisson 
Joseph Cundall 
Giles Lawton 
Will->am Almy 
Jonathan Dennis 
Ann Sherman 



Nathan Chase 
William Chase 
Mary Slocum Jun 
Mary Almy 
Isaac Lawton Jun 
Asa Sherman 
Isaac Chase 
Sarah Anthony 
Shadrach Chase 
Job Anthony 
Beriah Anthony 
Catherine Almy 
Sarah Chase 
Phebe Hall 
Mary Hall 
Susanna Sherman 



Enice Sherman 
Hannah Hall 
Elizabeth Dennis 
Seth Anthony 
Martha Chase 
Sarah Chase 
Thos. Dennis 
Hannah Lawton 
David Lawton 
Ruth Dennis 
Rebecca Anthony 
Zacheus Chase 
Elizabeth Chase 
Abraham Antliony 
John Chase 
Robert Dennis Jun 



"The within certificate is entered on Rhode Island monthly 
meeting records book Num. 2, page 37, IMiddletown, 14th ot 
I St month Domina 1786. Thos. Gould Jun, Recorder." 

298. Giles Anthony (292), in. Alice Chase, Jan. 4, 1786, 

daughter of Aaron and Elizabeth Chase. She was born 
1 76 1, died Nov. 11, 1827. 

Children — 

299. Hannah Anthony, b. Oct. 2/, 1789, ;//. Daniel Wait in 

1814. 

300. Alice Anthonv, b. Oct. 27, 1792, 77; . Joseph Palmer, 

1814. 

301. Giles Anthony (306), b. July 15, 1794, 777. Anna B. 
Gallaway 1837, Feb. 18. 

302. Isaac Anthony (326), b. Aug. 12, 1796, 777. Permelia 

Phelps in 1819 (Dr. A. branch). 

303. Harriet Anthonv, b. July 21, 1799, 777. James Warner in 

1834. 

304. Eliza Anthony, b. Feb. i, 1802, 77?. Daniel Phelps in 

1820. 

305. Mary Anthony, b. Feb. 25, 1805, 777. John Chesbro July 

19, "'1828. 

306. Giles Anthony (301), son of Giles and Alice Chase 
Anthony, 777. Anna B. Gallaway, Feb. 18, 1837. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 75 

Children — 

307. Aaron C. Anthony, h. Jan. 25, 1839. 

308. Martha J. Anthony, h. Feb. 5, 1841, in. Hiram Kenyon, 

Feb. 19, 1 87 1. 

309. Nancy JNI. Anthony, b. Aug. 10, 1842, ni. Freeman 

Kenyon, Dec. 25, 1866. 

310. Alice Anthony, b. Mar. 14, 1844, d. June 12, 1871. 

311. William G. Anthony, b. Sept. 28, 1845. 

312. David G. Anthony, b. July zy, 1847. 
312. Frederick Anthony, b. June 25, 1849. 

314. Isaac Anthony, b. Mar. 9, 1851. 

315. Hannah Anthony, b. Oct. 26, 1852. 

316. Anna M. Anthony, b. May 21, 1854. 

317. Sarah Anthony, b. Apr. 24, 1856. d. Jan. 27, 1881. 

318. Daniel W. Anthony, b. Oct. 3, 1857. 

319. Olive P. Anthony, b. July 25, 1859, d. Dec. i860. 

(Note. — The Chase family, William Chase and wife, Mary, 
emigrated to this country in 1620, and settled in Yarmouth. 
He died in May and she in Oct. 1659.) 

Children — 

320. William Chase, b. 1622. 

321. William (2d) Chase, b. — nv. Hannah Sherman. 

322. Isaac Chase, b. — ni. Elizabeth Blithers, Dec. 10, 1704. 

323. James Chase, b. Feb. 12, 1706, in. Alice Anthony Mar. 

II, 1727. 

324. Aaron Chase, b. Mar. 15, 1725, ///. Elizabeth Perry 

Nov. 17, 1754. 

325. Alice Chase, b. 1726, ni. Giles Anthony, Jan. 4, 1756. 

326. Isaac Anthony (302), son of Giles, ni. Permelia Phelps 
in 1819, Aug. 12, and lived in Cambridge, N. Y. He 
died at Borodina, N. Y. She died in Sterling at the 
ripe old age of 90 years, Dec. i, 1891. 

Children — 

327. Jane Butler Anthony, b. May 19, 1820, ni. Darwin 

Harvey. 

328. Julius Phelps Anthony (334), b. Sept. 16, 1822, in. 

Martha J. Park. 

329. Giles Anthony, b. Nov. 9. 1823, (/. at 30. 

330. Daniel P. Anthony (353), b. Aug. 15, 1825, /;/. Rehu^ 
ma Ferry. 

331. Elliott Anthony (358), b. June 10, 1827, m. Mary 
Dwight and sister. 



76 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

332. Catherine Anthony (370), h. May 12, 1831, ///. Thomas 
A. Gait, d. 

332^^. Sarah P. Anthony, h. Oct. 15, 1837, d. in Borodina, 
N. Y. aged 24. 

333. Ruth F. Anthony, b. Oct. 30. 1842. 

33-|. Julius Phelps Anthony (328) M. D., h. Sept. 16, 1822, 
at Cambridge, Washington county, N. Y., died June 8, 
1891, at Sterling, 111., where he spent most of his life 
as an eminent physician and surgeon. 

He graduated from Homer Academy, Courtland County, 
N. Y., in 1845, studied medicine and surgery and graduated 
from tlie Berkshire Medical Colleg'e, Pittsfield, Mass., in 1848. 
Enlisted in the 127th Regular 111. Infantry, Sept., 1862, as 
assistant surgeon, and in Sept., 1863, was promoted as surgeon 
to 6ist Regiment Illinois Infantry, which position he held to 
the close of the war. He experienced with his regiment, the 
bitter vicissitudes of active army life at the front. He was 
mustered out and then returned to his regular practice. 

He was a member of G. A. R. Post 174, being Post Surgeon 
from its organization. Honorary member of Rush Medical 
College, Chicago. He was a man of great decision of char- 
acter, strong in his convictions, firm in his friendships, and 
public spirited. He stood at the head of his profession and 
was greatly esteemed for his honesty and good judgment. 
He married Martha J. Park, Sterling, 111., daughter of Russel 
and Martha Park. 

Children — 

335. Permelia Anthony, h. Apr. 28, 185 1. 

336. Darwin H. Anthony (340), h. Aug. 10, 1852, in. Mary 

A. Brooks, Riverside, Cal. 

337. Martha L. Anthony, h. Mar. 9, 1854, ;;/. D. M. Grouse, 

Salem, Oregon. 

338. Mary C. Anthony (343), h. June 3, 1856, ;//. ludge H. 
C. Ward, Sterling, 111. 

339. Frank Anthony (350), h. Mar. 9, 1858, ;;/. Nellie E. 

Persels, 2d wife, Mrs. Alice Sneed. 

340. Darwin Anthony (336), ni. Mary A. Brooks, daughter 

of Tames and Lydia Brooks, June 27, 1888, died Oct. 
1893- 
Children — 

341. Julius Brooks Anthony, h. Oct. 7, 1892. 

342. Edith Louise Anthony, h. May 20, 1889. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



77 



343. Mary C. Anthony (338), in. Henry C. Ward, Sterling, 

111., son of John B. and Mary A. Ward, May 16, 1877. 
A prominent lawyer and is now Probate Judge of 
Whiteside Co., III. 

CIvidren — 

344. Martha Ward, h. Sept. 29, 1878. 
345., Alice Mayton Ward, h. Dec. 11, 1879. 

346. John Anthony Ward, h. Oct. 16, 1881. 

347. Jnlius Scott Ward, h. Nov. 19, 1886, d. July 18, i 

348. Frank Ward, h. Aug. 22, 1888. 

349. Philip Henry Ward, b. Oct. 28, 1891. 
349^. Mary Helen, h. May 22, 1897. 



350. Frank Anthony M. D. (339), m. Nellie E. Persels, Oct. 

4, 1882, daughter of Albert and Eunice L. Smith Per- 
sels, b. at Milwaukee, Wis., Sept. 6, 1859. Mrs. An- 
thony died at Sterling, 111. Dr. Frank and Nellie Per- 
sels Anthony had two children. Dr. Anthony married, 
Dec. 26, 1903, Mrs. Alice Sneed (nee Sarah Alice 
Shultz), daughter of Joseph and Maria Shultz. Born 
Jan. 25, 1869. 

Dr. Frank Anthony attended the Sterling school, after 
which he studied medicine with his father, Dr. J. P. Anthony. 
In 1878 he entered Rush Medical College of Chicago, graduat- 
mg with the class of 1881. He began practicing with his 
father in Sterling under the firm name of Dr. J. P. Anthony 
& Son. His father died in 1891 and Dr. Frank Anthony 
continues practice in the same office. 

He is railway surgeon of the Chicago & Northwestern R. R., 
a member of the National Association of R. R. surgeons, mem- 
ber of Illinois State Medical Society, surgeon of Sixth Regi- 
ment Illinois National Guards. During the Spanish Ameri- 
can war in Cuba in 1898, Dr. Anthony was appointed Major 
Surgeon of the Sixth Illinois Volunteers, going with the army 
to Cuba, where Dr. Anthony distinguished himself with honor. 

Child veil — 

351. Nellie Louisa Anthony, b. Aug. i, 1885. 

352. Hazel Eunice Anthony, b. Aug. 8, 1887. 



353. Daniel P. x\nthony (330), son of Isaac and Permelia 
Phelps Anthony, in. Ruhanna Ferry. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




THE 'ANTHONY FAMILY 79 

Children — 

354. Alice G. Anthony, h. 

355. Harriett Anthony, h. 

356. Nellie Anthony, b. 

357. Emma Anthony, h. 

331. ELLIOTT ANTHONY was by birth a Quaker and 
was descended from a long line of ancestors of that faith. 
He was born in Onondago County, New York, June 10, 1827. 
In 1845, Elliott went to Courtland Academy, where he fitted 
for college and in the fall of 1847, entered Hamilton College. 
There he spent three years, graduating in 1850 with high 
honors. He immediately commenced the study of law with 
Prof. T. W. Dwight, now the head of the Columbia College 
Law school in the city of New York. In May, 1851, he was 
admitted to the Bar of New York. In June, he came West 
and spent one year at Sterling, 111. He returned East in July 
following and on the 14th of that month was united in mar- 
riage to Mary Dwight, a granddaughter of President Dwight 
of Yale College, and sister of T. W. Dwight above men- 
tioned. In November he took- up his abode in Chicago with 
the outfit of a brave and noble wife, a copy of Blackstone's 
Commentaries, and eight dollars in his pocket. With the aid 
of his wife, in two years he prepared and published a digest of 
the Illinois Reports. In four years after, he was elected City 
Attorney and then Corporation Counsel. He was one of the 
principal promoters of the Law Institute, drawing up the 
charter and taking it to Springfield and having it passed ; and 
largely to his efforts the Bar of the city of Chicago is indebted 
for the magnificent library to which hundreds now resort. 

In 1858 or 1859, he was appointed General Solicitor of the 
Galena and Chicago Union Railroad, which position he held 
until that corporation became consolidated with the Chicago & 
North Western Railway Co. When that took place, Mr. 
Anthony was employed by the non-consenting stockholders 
and bondholders, and engaged in a litigation to break up the 
consolidation. He prepared a work, embodying the law upon 
the subject of consolidation of railroad companies, which 
v;as a masterly presentation of the subject. The case was 
argued before Judge Davis of the United States Supreme 
Court and Judge Treat of Springfield, and resulted in favor of 
Mr. Anthony's clients. 

Mr. Anthony early took part in the formation of the 
Republican party and for more than a quarter of a century 
has been a leader of that organization. He has twice been 



So 



THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 




(370) Catherine Anthony Galt 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 8i 

elected to constitutional conventions, called by the people to 
revise the Constitution of the state — the tirst time in 1862 and 
the last in 1869-70. In the last he took a conspicuous part, 
and was chairman of the executive committee that framed the 
article in our present constitution, relating to the executive 
department. In 1880, he engaged in the great contest in this 
state over the election of delegates to the National Republican 
Convention, was selected a delegate to that convention and 
aided in the nomination of General Garfield for President. 

In November of that year he was elected Judge of the 
Superior Court of this city by a large majority. From the 
very first day that he took his seat upon the bench until the 
present time, he has devoted himself to the duties of the office 
with the most untiring zeal and constant study. Judge An- 
thony has been identified with many of the public improve- 
ments of Chicago, such as the establishment of graded streets, 
water works, public parks, public library and cemeteries. 
In 1876, he was called again to the position of corporation 
counsel under Mayor Heath, and took a conspicuous part at 
that time in the great reform movement in connection with 
the late lamented Thomas Hoyne. At the time of the great 
fire he had, in addition to a large library, a choice miscellan- 
eous library of over three thousand volumes, about one-half 
of which he saved by burying them in his garden, although 
most of his illustrated books and encyclopedias were burned. 

Judge Anthony has' been twice married — his first wife dying 
in the year 1862, and his second wife, who was a sister of 
the first, dying in May, 1870. By his first wife he had four 
children — a daughter of rare accomplishments, who died while 
on a visit to Europe when grown to womanhood, and thre^ 
sons, one a practicing- law^yer in Chicago, one a student of 
medicine at the Berlin University, Germany, and the youngest 
a member of the class of 18S5 in Amherst College. 

Judge Anthony belongs to the second generation of pioneers 
in Chicago, whose progress has been aided so much by the 
energy, enlightenment and wisdom of her settlers. 

CJiildvcn — 

358. Elliott Anthony (331), son of Isaac and Permelia 
Phelps Anthony, in. Mary Dwight, granddaughter of 
Pres. Dwight, Yale College. She died in 1862 and his 
second wife, who was sister of the first, died May 1870. 
By his first wife he had four children. (See sketch). 



82 THE ANTHONY FAMHY 

Children — 

359. Elizabeth D. Anthony, b. May 15, 1853, ^- Dec. 1874. 

360. Charles E. Anthony (363), b. Sept. i, 1856, m. Mary 
P. Green. 

361. Henry G. Anthony, b. Dec. 12, i860, Physician, Chi- 
cago. 

362. George D. Anthony (368), b. Feb. 18, 1863, in. Emma 
E. Niblock. 

363. Charles E. Anthony (360), ///. June 6, 1879, Mary P. 

Green, daughter of Henry R. Green and Margaret 
Prindiville (both of whom are dead). Henry Green 
was a descendant of Capt. Nathaniel Green, who was 
a soldier in the Revolutionary war. 

Children — 

364. Mary Elizabeth Anthony, b. Mar. 19, 1880, in. Bernard 

Shea Home of Pittsburg, Nov. 2, 1903. 

365. Miriam Margaret Anthony, b. June 18, 1881. 

366. Eleanor Dwight Anthony, b. Feb. i, 1882. 

367. Grace Elliott Anthony, b. Dec. i, 1888. 

368. George D. Anthony (362), in. June 25, 1895, Emma 

E. Niblock, daughter of James D. Niblock and Mary 
E. She died Oct. 29, 1899. 

Children — 

369. Elliott Anthony, b. Dec. i, 1897, d. June 27, 1898. 

370. Catherine Anthony (332), daughter of Isaac and Per- 
melia Phelps Anthony, b. May 12, 1831, at Cambridge, 
Washington County, New York. Married at Boro- 
dina, N. Y., in 1856, to Thomas A. Gait, an implement 
manufacturer of Sterling, 111. They had eight chil- 
dren, five of whom are living. She died July 12, 1896, 
at Sterling, 111. 

Children — 

371. Elliott Lerov Gait (376), b. Oct. 11, 1857, at Sterling, 

in. 

372. Helen J. Gait (382), b. Sept. 17, i860, in. L. E. Brook- 
field Sept. 14, \882. 

373. Mary P. Gait, b. Apr. 8, 1862, in. Benj. Cook Jan., 

1886. 

374. Emily C. Gait, b. Jan. 12. 1868, m. Orville Bassett. 

375. Ruth Gait (386), b. Apr. 6, 1872, m. F. W. Murphy. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 83 

3;6. Elliott Leroy Gait (371), son of Thomas A. and Cath- 
erine Anthony Gait, born at Sterling, 111., Oct. 11, 
1857. He was educated at Sterling, 111., and East- 
hampton, Mass. Married ist Annie E. Carter, born 
Apr. 5, 1853, 2-t Auburnham, Mass. She died Dec. 
16, 1894. Married 2d Mary A. Harvey, born Sept. 
26, 1869, daughter of Samuel and Margaret Harvey. 
He went abroad in 1878. Was a manufacturer until 1903, 
when he went into the banking business. He is an elder in 
the Presbyterian Church. Organized Y. M. C. A. and was 
president for its first several years and director since that 
time. Was superintendent of Presbyterian Sunday school for 
fifteen years, and president of Board of School Trustees for 
many years. 

Children — 

377. Thomas Arthur Gait, h. Sept. 3, 1885, at Sterling, 111. 



378 

379 
380 

381 



Margaret Adelia Gait, h. Feb. 10, 1887, at Sterling, 111. 
Helen Gait, h. May 29, 1888, at Sterling, 111. 
Donald Alexander Gait, h. May 6, 1890, at Sterling, 111. 
James Carter Gait, h. Aug. i, 1892, d. Jan. 9, 1893. 



38i>4. Robert Harvey Gait, h. May 11, 1899. 

382. Helen J. Gait (372), daughter of Thomas and Cather- 

ine Anthony Gait, ni. Lewis E. Brookfield, a prominent 
manufacturer, Sept. 14, 1882. 

Children — 

383. Emily Catherine Brookfield, h. June 15, 1883. 

384. Fannie Harriet Brookfield, h. Feb. 13, 1886. 

385. Edwin Gait Brookfield, h. Sept. 11, 1893. 

386. Ruth Gait Murphy (375), daughter of Thomas and 

Catherine Anthony Gait, in. Frank W. Murphy, son of 
Robert and Mary Murphy. 

Children — 

387. Kathryn Virginia Murphy, h. July 11, 1901. 

388. Edwin Brookfield Murphy, h. Feb. 25, 1903. 

389. Ruth Anthony (293), m. Robert Dennis, Oct. 8, 1783, 

and moved from Portsmouth, R. I., to Ohio and later 
farther west. They were farmers and members of the 
Quaker Hill Meeting house, where George Fox 
preached in 1671. This house has been called the most 
interesting, historically, of any house of worship in 
America. 



84 THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 



Children- 



390 
391 
392 
393 
394 
395 
396 
397 
398 
399 
400 
401 



Isaac Dennis, h. Apr. 30, 1788. 
Rebecca Dennis, h. Nov. 12, 1789. 
Ruth Dennis, h. Oct. 16, 1791. 
David Dennis, h. Aug. 4, 1794. 
Abel Dennis, h. Apr. 30, 1795. 
Robert Dennis, h. Aug. 3, 1797. 
Anthony Dennis, h. June 10, 1799. 
Waker Dennis, h. July 18, 1801. 
Darius Dennis, h. June i, 1803. 
Eliza Dennis, b. Aug. 22, 1805. 
Abraham Dennis, h. June 19, 1807. 
Eliza Dennis, h. Jan. 28, 1810. 



402. Seth Anthony (294), m. Abigail Clark, daughter of 
Jeremiah Clark. She was born May 25, 1772. 

Children — 

403. Hannah S. Anthony (408), h. — m. Joseph Thomas, 

Providence, R. I. 

404. Joseph Anthony, h. Sept. 2, 1799, ///. Anna Barber, 

Newport, R. I. 

405. Elizabeth Anthony, b. — died 2 years. 

406. Samuel Anthony (418), b. Mar. 25, 1797, m. Mary 

Brownell, Providence, R. I. 

407. Seth Russel Anthony (421), b. Aug. 29, 181 2, m. Ab- 
bie Freeborn, Providence, R. I. 

408. Hannah S. Anthony (403), daughter of Seth and Abi- 
gail Clark Anthonv, in. Joseph Thomas, Portsmouth, 
R. L 

CJiildrcu — 

409. William E. Thomas, b. 



410 
411 
412 

413 
414 

415 
416 

417 



Seth Thomas, b. 
David W. Thomas, b. 
Charles G. Thomas, b. 
Elizabeth Thomas, b. 
Phoebe Thomas, b. 
Abbie Thomas, b. 
Eannie Thomas, b. 
Katherine Thomas, b. 



418. Samuel Anthony (406), m. Mary Brownell of Ports- 
mouth, R. I. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



85 



Children — 

419. George B. Anthony, b. 

420. Patience Anthony, b. 

421. Seth R. Anthony (407), in. Abbie Freeborn. 
Children — 

422. Henry Clay Anthony (424), b. June 10, 1852. 

423. Sarah E. Anthony, b. May i, 1854. 

424. Henry Clay Anthony (422), ;//. Edna J. Wilcox, 

daughter of Joseph Wilcox, b. Mar. 3, 1859. Henry 
Clay is a wholesale grower of vegetables and seeds. 



on 1 
I h( 
inst 
Isla 

431- 






MwRS. JENNIE T. ANTHONY 

Mrs. Jennie Taylor Anthony, 



62, 

wife of William B. Anthony of 17 
Eighth Street, East Providence, died 
yesterday. She was found in bed 
by her husband. Dr Francis F. Han- 
ley, medical examiner, pronounced 
death due to natural causes and a 
cerebral hemorrhage. Mrs. Anthony 
was born in East Providence, a 
daughter of the late George H. and 
Eliza Jane (Neil) Taylor. Surviving 
are two daughters, Mrs. George E. 
Lister of Woburn, Mass.. and Mrs. 
Doris A. Ballou of East Providence 
and four gi-anddiildren. 

Funeral services will be held at 2 
o'clock Tuesday from her home and 
burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, 
Pawtucket. 



19, 1877, m. Eliza Cog- 

, 1879. 

13, 1 88 1, 111. Emma L. 

, 1884. 
, 1886. 
23, 1895. 

irect descendants of the 

n heard my grandfather 

: of Alfred Anthony of 

ked to the van in Ports- 

Y made a barrel of mar- 

.__ upon their bread while 

rty years ago or more that 

ive also heard them tell of 

')arations for leaving Rhode 



Isaac Anthony (213), b. 1727, 
wife. 



111. Rebecca Bennett, 3d. 



Children — Q^, 

432. Isaac Anthony (435), b. 1770, m. Nancy Fish. 

433. Alice Anthony (479), b. June 9, 1772, ni. Job Sherman. 

434. Ruth Anthony, b. 1774. 

435. Isaac Anthony Jr. (432), son of Isaac and Rebecca 

Bennett Anthony, ;;/. Nancy Fish Nov. 26, 1795. He 
was commissioned Lieutenant by Governor Arthur 
Fenner of R. I. in 1802. He died 1822. 



84 



THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 



Children — ■ 



390 
391 
392 
393 
394 
395 
396 
397 
398 

399 
400 
401 



Isaac Dennis, h. Apr. 30, 1788. 
Rebecca Dennis, h. Nov. 12, 1789. 
Ruth Dennis, b. Oct. 16, 1791. 
David Dennis, h. Aug. 4, 1794. 
Abel Dennis, h. Apr. 30, 1795. 
Robert Dennis, h. Aug". 3, 1797. 
Anthony Dennis, h. June 10, 1799. 
Walter Dennis, h. July 18, 1801. 
Darius Dennis, h. June i, 1803. 
Eliza Dennis, h. Aug. 22, 1805. 
Abraham Dennis, h. June 19, 1807. 
Eliza Dennis, h. Jan. 28, 1810. 



402. Seth Anthony (2 
Jeremiah Clark. 

Children — 

403. Hannah S. Anth( 

Providence, R. I 

404. Joseph Anthony, 

Newport, R. I. 

405. Elizabeth Anthon 

406. Samuel Anthony 

Brownell, Provid 

407. Seth Russel Anth' 
bie Freeborn, Pr^ 



408. Hannah S. Anthony! 
gail Clark Anthony] 
R. L \ 

Children — 

409. William F. Thomas, b. 




410 

411 
412 

413 
414 

415 
416 

417 



Seth Thomas, b. 
David W. Thomas, b. 
Charles G. Thomas, b. 
Elizabeth Thomas, b. 
Phoebe Thomas, b. 
Abbie Thomas, b. 
Fannie Thomas, b. 
Katherine Thomas, b. 



\ 



\bi- 

rith. 



418. Samuel Anthony (406), m. Mary Brownell of Ports- 
mouth, R. L 



i 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 85 

Children — 

419. George B. Anthony, b. 

420. Patience Anthony, b. 

421. Seth R. Anthony (407), ///. Abbie Freeborn. 
Children — • 

422. Henry Clay Anthony (424), b. June 10, 1852. 

423. Sarah E. Anthony, b. May i, 1854. 

424. Henry Clay Anthony (422), ///. Edna J. Wilcox, 

daughter of Joseph Wilcox, b. Mar. 3, 1859. Henry 
Clay is a wholesale grower of vegetables and seeds. 
Portsmouth, R. I, T) ,it<^-x- 7- fi"^-^ 
Children — 

425. William B. Anthony, b. Nov. 19, 1877, m. Eliza Cog- 
geshall Dec. 26, 1901. 

426. Ralph H. Anthony, b. Aug. 12, 1879. 

427. Joseph S. Anthony, b. May 13, 1881, ni. Emma L. 

Sherman Nov. 26, 1902. 
428.' Jennie L. Anthony, b. Jan. 17, 1884. 

429. Alice W. Anthony, b. Mar. 24, 1886, 

430. Henry C. Jr. Anthony, b. Oct. 23, 1895. 

My family, I understand it, are direct descendants of the 
Anthonys of Illinois and I have often heard my grandfather 
and my father's oldest brother speak of Alfred Anthony of 
the west, and of his driving cows, yoked to the van in Ports- 
mouth, to the far West, and how they made a barrel of mar- 
malade from quinces to have to use upon their bread while 
on their way. This was some forty years ago or more that 
I heard them speaking of it. I have also heard them tell of 
instances connected with their preparations for leaving Rhode 
Island — H. Clay Anthony. 

431. Isaac Anthony (213), b. 172^, m. Rebecca Bennett, 3d. 
wife. 

Children — Qy, 

432. Isaac Anthony (435), b. 1770, m. Nancy Fish. 

433. Alice Anthony (479), b. June 9, 1772, ni. Job Sherman. 

434. Ruth Anthony, b. i'774. 

435. Isaac Anthony Jr. (432), son of Isaac and Rebecca 

Bennett Anthony, m. Nancy Fish Nov. 26, 1795. He 
was commissioned Lieutenant by Governor Arthur 
Fenner of R. I. in 1802. He died 1822, 



86 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Children — 

436. Rowland Anthony, h. Dec. 12, 1796. 

437. Edward Anthony (445), h. Oct. 10, 1798, m. Lucretia. 

438. Rebecca Anthony (448), h. Nov. 5, 1802, m. Josep i 

Reynolds. 

439. Eliza Anthony (451), h. Oct. 9, 1804, m. Samuel 

Reynolds. 

440. Isaac Jr. Anthony, h. Dec. 2, 1806, m. Ann; 6 children, 

no trace. 

441. Mahala Anthony (454), h. Aug. 21, 1807, m. Charles 

Church. 

442. Bathsheba Anthony (456), h. Jan. 7, 1809, m. Nathan 

H. Palmer. 

443. Bowers Anthony (458), h. Feb. 21, 1812, m. Hannah 

Center. 

444. Alfred Anthony (461), h. Oct. 31, 181 5, m. Mary Mar- 

ten Cushing. 

445. Edward Anthony (437), ni. Lucretia . 

Children — 

446. Edward Anthony, h. 

447. Medora Anthony, h. 

448. Rebecca Anthony (438), in. Joseph Reynolds. 

Children — 

449. Joseph Reynolds, b. 

450. Josephine Reynolds, h. 

451. Eliza Anthony (439), ni. Samuel Reynolds. 

Children — 

452. Mary Ann Reynolds, h. — in. O. P. Biswell. 

453. Jane Reynolds, h. 

454. Mahala Anthony (441), m. Charles Church. 

Children — 

455. Charles Church Jr., h. — m. 

456. Bathsheba Anthony (442), m. Nathan H. Palmer. 

Children — 

457. George Palmer. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 87 

458. Bowers Anthony (443), ///.Hannah Center.' 

Children — 

459. Charles Center Anthony, h. 

460. Rowland Center Anthony, h. 

461. Alfred Anthony (444), son of Isaac Jr. and Nancy Fish 

Anthony, in. Mary Martin Cushing, daughter of Caleb 
Cushing, who was the founder of the Providence Col- 
ony, Providence, 111. She was h. 18 19. 

Children— 

462. Edward Bowers Anthony, h. Aug. 9, 1841, ///. Anna 

Mary Patterson. 

463. Chas. Rowland Anthony (469), h. Apr., 1843, ^'^^- Jo" 

sephine Carpenter, 1869. 

464. Emilie Francis Anthony, h. Jan. 12, 1845, '''• Thomas 

S. Dexter. 

465. Josephine Reynolds Anthony, h. Apr. 29, 1849, ;//. Wil- 

liam C. Griswold, 187D, 'hw.^i,^ d., Hffir./y. //;i J/ ^rir^c^tireH, / 

466. George Alfred Anthony, h. Nov. 10, 1852, m. Anna 

Louise Barney. 

467. Willie Harold Anthony, h. 1857, ///. Emma Chase. 

468. Mahala Anthony, h. — , d. 

469. Charles Rowland Anthony (463), /;/. Josephine Car- 
penter, in 1869, daughter Luther Carpenter, born 1849. 

Children — • 

470. Luther Francis Anthony, h. Dec. 4. 1869. 

471. George Alfred Anthony, h. Apr. i, 1872, ;//. Alice R. 

Fagot Apr. 26, 1890. 

472. Mary Josephine Anthony, h. July 19, 1874, d. Feb. 26, 



473. Albert Stanley Anthony, h. Feb. 8, 1877. 

474. Seraphine Anthony, h. Apr. 14, 1879. 

475. Ralph Carpenter Anthony, h. Feb. 2, 1882. 

476. Charles Raymond Anthony, h. Dec. 31, 1883. 

477. Emily Francis Anthony, h. Sept. 2y, 1886. 

478. Edgar Trible Anthony, h. June 12, 1888. 

Caleb Cushing, the father-in-law of Alfred Anthony (444), 
was one of the founders of the Providence colony at Provi- 
dence, Bureau County, 111. He and two others came West in 
1836 and travelled over the country within a radius of 200 
miles from Chicago in order to find a desirable location, and 
decided to buy at Providence. The next year, May 1837, 



88 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

about 30 families with their household goods and provisions 
to last one year, moved West. They came by canal boat 
across Pennsylvania to the Ohio river, down the Ohio to its 
mouth, up the Mississippi to the Illinois river and landed at 
Hennepin, taking their goods across the country to Provi- 
dence with ox teams. A large building had been put up called 
the "Colony House" and all went there and remained until 
the land was divided, and separate houses could be built. 
Each head of the family bought what land he wanted and 
each received a deed of one lot in the village laid out. Caleb 
Cushing kept the company store for several years and supplied 
the people for miles around, going to Chicago for supplies, be- 
side what he brought with him. He spent one thousand 
dollars bringing his family and stock of goods, which was a 
large sum of money for the times. His daughter, Harriet 
Gage Cushing, now Mrs. H. A. Weld, of Buda, was the first 
child born in the colony. 

An amazing incident, but very pathetic to my grandmother, 
occurred after the long journey of six weeks. When they 
started from Hennepin, the wagons were loaded and started 
up the blufif and when nearly to the top, the barrels that 
grandmother packed her fine china dishes in became loosened 
and rolled back down the hill, breaking everything except one 
cup and saucer in one barrel and two plates in the other. 
These were all that was left of two full sets of china. You 
can imagine the grief this caused. — Josephine Anthony Reyn- 
olds, Family Historian. 

479. Alice Anthony (433), b. June 9, 1772, daughter of 

Isaac and Rebecca Bennet Anthony, m. Job Sherman 
Dec. 9, 1795, d. Mar. 11, 1826. Job was h. Jan. 21, 
1766, d. Jan. 24, 1848, Portsmouth, R. I. 

CJiUdrcn — 

480. Rebecca Sherman, h. Nov. 9, 1796, d. July 7, 1832. 

481. Eliza Sherman, b. Nov. 11, 1799, d. Apr. 18, 1872. 

482. William Sherman, b. Dec. 5, 1801, d. Feb. 16, 1885. 

483. Samson Sherman, b. Apr. 19, 1804, (/. Aug. 31, 18 19. 

484. James Sherman, b. Mar. 23, 1806, d. 1837. 

485. David Sherman, b. May 19, 1808, d. Nov. 26, 1866. 

486. Edward A. Sherman (490), b. Apr. 11, 1809, d. Dec. 

5, 1865. 

487. Alice Sherman, b. Apr. 28, 1812. (/. Nov. 26, 1894. 

488. Albert Sherman (498), b. Aug. 14, 1815, d. Jan. 30, 

1884. 

489. Rowland Sherman, b. Apr. 21, 18 18, d. Sept. 8, 1892. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 89 

490. Edward A. Sherman (486), ///. Elizabeth Ahny, July 
20, 1837. 

Cluldrcn— 

491. Edward A. Sherman, h. Sept. 13, 1838, d. Sept. 14, 

1841. 

492. Jonathan Sherman, h. July 12, 1840, d. Sept. 19, 1841. 

493. Ann Almy Sherman, h. Sept. 30, 1842. Now living at 

Middleton, R. I. 

494. Alice Sherman, h. Jan. 2'/, 1845, <^- -^i-ig"- -' 1847. 

495. \\"alter Sherman, h. Aug. 2, 1847. 

496. Elizabeth Sherman, h. Mar. 3, 1852. 

497. William R. Sherman, h. Feb. 28, 1856, d. Dec. 5, 1880. 

498. Albert Sherman (488), ///. Sarah Catherine Marble, 

Sept. 2, 1841. 

Cluldrcn — ■ 

499. Alice A. Sherman, h. Sept. 11, 1842, d. July 10, 1844. 

500. Albert Keene Sherman, b. Mar. 17, 1844, ;//. Mary E. 

Barker Sept. 3, 1874. 

Cluldrcn — 

501. Kate Robinson Sherman, h. Aug. 16, 1875, d. Apr. 7, 

1879. 

502. A\ illiam Anthony Sherman, h. May 12, 1877. 

503. Edward Albert Sherman, h. July 16, 1879. 



90 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

SECTION FOUR. 



I Gen. ( i) John Anthony (ii), h. 1607, in. Susanna Potter. 

2. Gen. (6) Abraham Anthony (176), h. 1650, m. Alice 

Wodell. 

3. Gen. (180) WilHam Anthony (191), h. 1675, m. Mary 

Coggeshall. 

4. Gen. (193) Abraham Anthony (206), h. 1696, in. EHza- 

beth Grey. 

5. Gen. (211) PhiHp Anthony (504), h. 1723, ;/i. Mary 

Goddard. 

6. Gen. (505) Abraham Anthony (515), h. 175 1, m. Letitia 

Smith. 
PhiHp and Mary Goddard's descent are nearly all other 
names than Anthony. 

504. Philip Anthony (211), son of Abraham and Elizabeth 

Grey, m. Mary Goddard. He died Sept. 10, 1777. 

Children — 

505. Abraham Anthony (515), h. June 19, 1751, ///. Letitia 

Smith. 

506. Annie Anthony, h. Dec. 14, 1753, d. in 1841. ) y • i ^ 

507. Eunice Anthony, h. Dec. 14, 1753, d. young ,• ^^^^ 

508. Susanna Anthony, h. Dec. 14, 1753 ) 

509. Philip Anthony, h. Jan. 19, 1755. 

510. Philip Anthony, 2d, h. Feb. 16, 1756. 

511. Eunice Anthony, 2d, h. Mar. 18, 1759. 

512. Susanna Anthony, 2d, h. Nov. 21, 1761. 

513. Beriah Anthony (730), h. Sept. 16, 1763, m. Anna 
Lawton, Portsmouth. 

514. Gideon Anthony, (724), h. June 24, 1766, m. Elizabeth 

Dennis. 

515. Abraham Anthony (505), ;;;. Letitia Smith. 

Children — • 

516. Philip Anthony, b. 1784, ;//. Sarah Rowland. He died 

in i860. , 

517. Susanna Anthony (525), b. Dec. 17, 1786, in. Henry 

Knowles. He died in 1868. 

518. Mary Anthony, b. June 23, 1788, in. Job Baker, 

519. Benjamin Anthony, b. Feb. 28, 1790, m. Catherine 
Almy. ^,/.<, /^/3(:t) /SW *<. ^**^ ^-V- /^^7' 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



91 



520. Eunice Anthony (557), h. July 24, 1791, m. Job Baker. 

521. Hannah Anthony, h. Sept. i, 1793. 

522. Stephen S. Anthony (572), h. Dec. 24, 1795, in. Ehza 
Durfee. 

523. Phebe Anthony, h. Mar. 19, 1798. 

524. Abraham Anthony, h. Oct. i, 1800. 

525. Susanna Anthony (517), m. Henry Knowles in 1809. 

Children — 

526. Henry A. Knowles (536), b. Feb. 21, 1811, m. Mary 

K. Collins. 

527. Susanna Knowles (542), h. May 7, 1815, ni. John J. 
Peckham, d. July 23, 181 7. 

528. Mary Knowles (547), h. Sept. 18, 1816, m. Nathan 

Hunt and Daniel Peckham. 

529. Robert Knowles, h. Apr. 28, 1820, d. 1871. 

530. Abraham A. Knowles, h. Nov. 19, 1823, d. early. 

531. Benjamin Knowles (559), h. Jan. 24, 1824, ni. Amelia 

C. Hoag and Ann Huntington. 

532. Alice Knowles (563), b. Mar. 2, 1825, m. James Bois. 

She died Sept. 29, 1857. 

533. Letitia Smith Knowles, b. July 30, 1829, m. George C. 

Carpenter. 

534. Sarah Knowles (565), b. Feb. 13, 183 1, m. John P. 

Carpenter. 

535. Abraham Knowles (549), b. Dec. 17, 183 1, m. Martha 

A. Jones. He died Dec. 27, 1870. 

536. Henry Anthony Knowles (526), m. Mary K. Collins, 
June 5, 1830. 

Children — 

537. Sheffield C. Knowles, b. Nov. 13, 1833, m. Martha B. — 

in 1854. 

Eliza D. Knowles, b. Oct. 2, 1835, m. David Norman 

Apr. 9, 1866. 

Abram H. Knowles, b. Feb. 21, 1843, m. Adeline Wil- 

ber Mar. 15, 1866. 

Lucy L. Knowles, b. Feb. 28, 1847, m. Eben Stone 

Sept. 5, 1866. 

Nathan H. Knowles, b. Feb. 26, 1855, m. Louisa Clark 
Sept. I, 1875. 



538 
539 
540 

541 



542. Susanna Knowles (527), m. John J. Peckham, Sept. 
12, 1840. 



92 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

C Jiildrcn — 

543. Alice ]\I. Peckham, h. Feb. 21, 1842, d. Jan. 22, 1848. 

544. Henry K. Peckham. h. May 30, 1849, ^"- Sarah M. 
Babcock. 

545. Sarah E. Peckham, b, Feb. 21, 1851, m. James E. D. 
Vandenhof. 

546. Mary A. Peckham. h. July 20. 1855, in. George Carpen- 
ter.' 

547. Mary Knowles (528), m. Nathan Hunt, Sept. i, 1845. 

He died in 1850, m. Daniel Peckham in 1855. 

Children — 

548. Sarah N. Peckham, h. Dec. 2"/, 1849. 

549. Abraham Anthony Knowles (535), ///. Alartha M. 
Jones, July 24, 1850. He died Dec. 27, 1870. 

C Jiildrcn — 

550. Silas S. Knowles, h. Aug. 13, 185 1, d. Sept. 24, 1870 

551. Francis P. Knowles, h. Mar. 3, 1854. 

552. Amelia A. Knowles, h. Apr. 12, 1855, m. Emerson 

Westgate. 

553. Charles H. Knowles, h. Nov. 11, 1859. 

554. Susan Knowles, h. Feb. 29, 1864. 

555. Edward Knowles, b. Feb. 10, 1868. 

556. Abram Knowles, b. Aug. 4, 1871. 

557. Eunice Anthony (520), ;//. Job Baker. 

C Jiildrcn — 

558. Edward L. Baker. 

C Jiildrcn — 

559. Benjamin Knowles (531), m. Amelia C. Hoag Feb. 1, 

1 85 1. She died Oct. 6, 1863. He m. Anna Hunting 
ton Jan. 23, 1865. 

Children — 

560. Caroline S. Knowles, b. Oct. 23, 185 1, m. Curtis 
Rockwel. 

561. Maria A. Knowles, b. Oct. 6, 1853. ;;/. Franklin 

Rockwel. 

562. Phebe A. Knowles, b. 

563. Alice Knowles (532), ni. James Bois Sept. 2, 1847, ^ 

Sept. 29, 1857. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 93 

Children — • 

564. Charles E. Bois, h. 

565. Sarah Knowles (534), 111. John Carpenter Dec. 12, 

1850. 

Children — 

566. Mary E. Carpenter, b. May 4, 1853. 

567. AHce B. Carpenter, b. June 21, 1855. 

568. Susan K. Carpenter, b. Sept. 10, 1858. 

569. Edward Carpenter, b. Feb. 28, 1864. 

570. Frederick H. Carpenter, b. Apr. 8, 1868. 

571. Lydia M. Carpenter, b. Oct. 10, 1874. 

572. Stephen S. Anthony (522), son of Abraham and Letitia 

Smith Anthony, ;//. Eliza Seabury Durfee, daughter of 
James and Mary Pearce Durfee. ///. June 20, 1823, d. 
in Plymouth, N. Y., Apr. 25, 1875. She died Sept. 24, 
1892. Removed from Portsmouth, R. I., to Chenango 
Co., N. Y., near Plymouth and Smyrna, about 1826. 
He was a farmer. In politics he was a \\'hig. later a 
Republican ; in religion a Methodist. He was dismissed 
from the Quaker Church for marrying outside the 
church. 

Children — 

573. James Barstow Anthony (579). b. Feb. 8, 1824. 

574. Henry Clay Anthony, b. Sept. 15, 1825, d. Plymouth, 

N. Y., Jan. 22, 1891. 

575. Mary Ann Anthony (585), b. 1827. 

576. Josephine L. Anthony (589), b. Mar. 25, 1830. 

577. Thomas Ewing Anthony, b. June 4, 1835. 

578. Timothy Durfee Anthony, b. 1838. 

579. James Barstow Anthony (573), in. Louise DeGroff. 

Merchant and postmaster of Plymouth several years. 

Children — ■ 

580. Mary Anthony, b. — -, ///. Dr. Bvron J. Ormsby, Nor- 
wich, N. Y. ■ 

Children — 

581. Raymond A. Ormsby, b. 

582. Rexford Ormsby. b. 

583. IMargaret Ormsby, b. 

584. Daniel Ralph Ormsby, b. 



94 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

585. Mary Ann Anthony (575), h. 1827, m. Dr. William H. 

Day, of Plymouth. 

Children — 

586. William Day, h.—d. 

587. Ernestine Day, h. — , ///. Scott, Kewanee, 111. 

588. Martha E. Day, h.— in. Charles E. Lyford. 

589. Josephine Louise Anthony (576), b. Mar. 25, 1830, m. 

Mathew Ludington. She died Aug. 11, 1854. Their 
only child, Henry Everett Ludington, b. Oct. 8, 1853, d. 
Apr. 25, 1875. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



95 



t 



SECTION FIVE. 




590. Jonathan Anthony (216), son of Abraham and EHza- ^ 

beth Grey Anthony, in. EHzabeth Gould Nov. 10, 1757, >y 
daughter of Thomas and EHzabeth Gould. She was -^ ><-, 
born 1735, d. Dec. 13, 181 2, age yy. 

Children — 

591. Mary Anthony, h. Aug. 29, 1757. 

592. Gould Anthony, b. Sept. 30, 1759. 

593. Elizabeth Anthony, h. July 16, 1762. 

594. Jonathan Anthony (596), h. Mar. 29, 1765, m. Lydia J j ?> X^ 

Sisson. ^^. .f> 

595. Elijah Anthony (606), h. Oct. 19, 1767, m. Lois Sisson. ^ "4 ^ ^» 

596. Jonathan Anthony (594), ///. Lydia Sisson, dau. of 

Joseph and Ruth Sisson, Dec. 2, 1789. 

Children — 

597. Elam Anthony, h. Oct. 5, 1 790. ^' ^'^'^ H^^^^^^''^ ■ f 7, /^/^ 





598 

599 
600 
601 
602 
603 
604 
605 



Jacob Anthony, h. Mar. 30, I792>:^^^' "' ^^^^ 

Asa Anthony, h. Feb. 12, 1794. " /J ' P 

Ruth Anthony, h. Jan. 26, 1796. 1^ ££oaJiAt^ TU-a^ , 

Silas Anthony, b. Apr. 4, 1798. 

Josiah Anthony, b. Aug. 28, 1800. 

Avis Anthony, b. Oct. 15, 1802. 

Isaac Anthony, b. Jan. 18, 1806. 

David Anthony, b. May 25, 1809. 



606. Elijah Anthony (595), in. Lois Sisson, daughter of 
Joseph and Ruth Sisson, Sept. 4, 1793. She was born 
in 1772, d. Oct. 23, 1852. 

Children — 

607. Joseph Anthony, b. June 29, 1794. 

608. George Anthony (611), b. Oct. 31, 1796, ///. Margaret 

Hathaway. 

609. Joseph Anthony. 2d (619). b. Dec. 23, 1798, in. Ruth 

Hathaway. 

610. Hannah Anthony, b. Feb. 15, 1802. 

611. George Anthony (608), 111. Margaret Hathaway. 

daughter of George and Susanna Hathaway, May 13, 
1829. 



90 



THE ANTHONY FAMHA' 



Children — 

612. George Anthony, b. May i, 1830, d. July 2, 1854. 

613. Joseph S. Anthony, b. Mar. 11, 1833. 

614. Ehjah Anthony (626), b. May 28, 1835, iii. Harriei 

\V. Ahny. 

615. Rachel Anthony, b. Nov. 6, 1840. 

616. James Anthony, b. Nov. 6, 1840. 

617. Wilham Anthony, b. Apr. 6, 1843. 

618. Hannah G. Anthony, b. Dec. 10, 1844. 



619. Joseph Anthony (609)1, '"• Ri-ith Hathaway, daughter 
of George and Susanna Hathaway, Nov. 13, 1831. 



Children 

620 
621 
622 



623 
624 
625 



Sarah x\nthony, b. Nov. 28, 1832, d. 

Edward Anthony, b. Jan. 28, 1835, d. July 7. 1853. 

Lois Anthony, b. May 7, 1836. 

Susan Anthony, b. June 10, 1838. 

Henry Anthony, b. Apr. 5, 1840. 

Elizabeth Anthony, b. Feb. 9, 1842. 



626. Elijah Anthony (614), son of George and Margaret 

Hathaway Anthony, 111. Harriet W. Almy Dec. 20, 
1855. 2d wife, Mrs. Carrie R. Couch, Dec. 5, 1899. 

Children First Wife — ■ 

627. Louis W. Anthony, b. Dec. 9, 1856, m. Maud L. St. 

Clare. 

628. Hannah M. Anthony, b. Dec. 14, 1858, m. Henry L. 

Smith. 

629. George D. Anthony, b. Oct. 23, i860, m. Emma N. 
Cushman. 

630. Frederick Anthony, b. Dec. 7, 1862, ;;;. Sarah L. 
Anthony. 

631. Abraham Lincoln Anthony, b. Apr. 4, 1865, d. July 31, 

1867. 

632. Elijah Anthony, b. Jan. 30, 1873, (/. Feb. 18. 1873. 

633. Margaret Anthony, b. June 28, 1867, m. Adolphus C. 

Knowls. 



634. Peleg Anthony (217), son of Abraham and Elizabeth 
Grey Anthony, m. Mercy Coggeshall, daughter of 
James and Phebe Coggeshall, Jan. 5, 1757. She was 
b. Dec. 17, 1735, d. 1803. Peleg d. Oct. i, 1778. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 97 

Children — 

635. Gideon Anthony, h. July 28, 1758, d. Nov. 6, 1763. 

636. Edward Anthony (644), h. Dec. 10, 1759, m. Hannah 
Westerly. 

637. James Anthony (678), h. Jan. 6, 1763, d. Sept. 27, 

1829, by fall from house. 

638. Giles Anthony, h. Oct. 28, 1764, d. Jan. 14, 1785. 

639. Gideon Anthony, h. Sept. 9, 1766, d. Aug. 5, 1789. 

640. Alice Anthony, h. Jan. 22, 1771, d. Sept. 5, 1771. 

641. Coggeshall Anthony, h. Oct. 23, 1774, d. Sept. 12, 1778. 

642. Alice Anthony, 2d, h. May 9, 1776, in. Robert Hazard, 
d. 1807. 

643. Phebe Anthony (706), h. Feb. 28, 1778, /;/. Nicholas 

Hazard, Newport. 

644. Edward Anthony (636). ///. Hannah Wells Westerly 

Apr. 24, 1793. She was born Apr. 16, 1769, d. Oct. 9, 

1857. 
Children — 

645. Giles Anthony (648), h. Dec. 23, 1794, in. 

646. Betsy VV. Anthony (661), h. Oct. 27, 1796, ///. Richard 
W. Greene. 

647. George Anthony (669), h. Oct. 19, 1799, in. Catherine 

C. Warner. 

648. Giles Anthony (645), m. 
ChUdren — 

649. Jane Anthony (653), h. Sept. 24, 1821, m. E. N. Davis. 

650. Charles G. Anthony, h. Oct. 10, 1823, ;//, Harriet Grey. 

651. Edward Anthony, h. June 4, 1825, ni. Elizabeth Smith. 

652. Sally Ann Anthony (656), h. May 10, 1827, m. Thomas 

Pearce. 

653. Jane Anthony (649), in. E. N. Davis. 

Gsr^Harrie^bavi'^rjan. 10, 1842.-^' cLJ^ f> ^^^^' 

655. John Davis, h. 1844. 

656. Sally Ann Anthony (652), //;. Thomas Pearce. 
Children — 

657. Howard A. Pearce, h. Jan. 8, i860. 

658. Jane A. Pearce, h. Apr. 5, 1861. 

659. Bennett L. Pearce, h. 1863. 

660. Robinson Pearce, h. 1865. 



98 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

66i. Betsy Wells Anthony (646), ///. Richard W. Greene. 

Children — 

662. Abbey Greene, h. Aug. 17, 1819, 111. Jeneks Mowry. 

663. Caroline Greene, h. Nov. 24, 1824, in. Benjamin Gard- 

ner. 

664. Richard Greene, b. Apr. 2, 1827, ;//. Sarah Malvina 
Atwood. 

665. Hannah Greene, h. 1829, ;//. Mylon Merriam. 

666. Eliza Greene, h. June 12, 1831, ;//. E. N. Davis. 

667. Phebe Greene, h. Nov. 4, 1834, 111. Albert A. Gamwell, 

668. Jeanette Greene, b. Dec. 1837, ///. William A. Bowen. 

669. George Anthony (647), vi. Catherine Celia Warner, 
widow of Stephen G. Warner and daughter of Wil- 
liam and Rosanna Low Greene, Feb. 27, 1838. She 
died Mar. 18, 1851. He married Mary P. Tiffany for 
second wife. 

Children — 

670. Nancy Nayes Anthony (672), b. Jan. 3, 1842, 111 

David W. Carrington. 

671. Edward G. Anthony (675), b. June 13, 1843, ^"- Abey 

Tinkham, of Norton, Mass. 

672. Nancy N. Anthony (670), ni. David W. Carrington. 

He d. Nov. 15, 1868. 

Children — 

673. Celia Baird Carrington, b. Jan. 15, 1867. 

674. Edward Carrington, b. Jan. 6. 1868. 

675. Edward G. Anthony (671), ///. Abey Tinkham, of Nor- 

ton, Mass. 

Children — 

676. Mabel A. Anthony, b. Apr. 8, 1872. 

677. George R. Anthony, b. Feb. zy, 1876. 

678. James Anthony (637), ni. Polly Mumford, b. Sept. 13, 

1767, (/. Apr. 18, 1844. James, Sept. 2y, 1829, killed 
by a fall from a house. 

Children — 

679. Peleg Coggs-Anthony (684), b. Dec. 22, 1791, ni. 
Abbey Greene Tillinghast. 

680. Sally R. Anthony, b. Jan. 24, 1795, d. Dec. 11, 1875. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 99 

681. James W. Anthony, h. Sept. 23, 1798. 

682. Mary M. Anthony, h. Jan. 4, 1803, d. Nov. 10, 1869. 

683. AHce Anthony, h. Dec. 5, 1805. 

684. Peleg Coggs- Anthony (697), in. Abey Green Tilhng- 
hast. Mar. 26, 181 5. She was born Sept. 4, 1792, d. 
Sept. 15, 1863. Peleg died aged 90. 

Children — 

685. Alice M. Anthony, h. May 17, 181 7, d. Oct. 3, 1840. 

686. John T. Anthony, h. May 3, 1819, in. Ruth T. Peckham 
O^t-'t-l m 1840. (3/^i)) 

687. Benjamin J\I. Anthony (688), h. Aug. 7, 1821, m. 

Mary E. Tilley. 



Benjamin M. Anthony (687), m. Mary Elizabeth Til- 
ley, Sept. 12, 1843. 

Children — 

689. Abraham T. Anthony (701), h. Aug. 14, 1845, ^'^• 

Rebecca Ball. 

690. Joseph S. Anthony (703), h. Sept. i, 1847, '"• Abbey 

C. Hudson. 

691. Benjamin M. Anthony, b. Nov. 4, 1848, d. Aug. 20, 

1850. 

692. Benjamin Anthony, 2d, h. Dec. 19, 1850, J. Sept. 5, 

1871. 

693. William C. Anthony, h. May 8, 1852. 

694. Charles G. Anthony, h. Jan. 17, 1854. 

695. John R. Anthony, h. Aug. 28, 1855, d. Aug. 28, 1871. 

696. Eliza A. Anthony, h. June 15, 1857. 

697. James E. Anthony, h. Mar. 17, 1859. 

698. Mary A. Anthony, h. Eeb. 24, 186 1. 

699. Henry T. Anthony, h. May 8, 1863, d. Aug. 18, 1863. 

700. Annie T. Anthony, h. Sept. 17, 1865, d. Aug. 21, 1867. 

701. Abraham Tilley Anthony (689), ni. Rebecca Ball. 

Children — 

702. Benjamin M. Anthony, h. — 13, 1873. 

703. Joseph S. Anthony (690), ;//. Abbey C. Hudson Jan. 

5, 1870. She was born Dec. 1843. 

Children — 

704. Joseph S. Anthony, h. Nov. 1874. 

705. Louisa Anthony, h. Feb. 1876. 



lOO THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

706. Phebe Anthony (643), in. Nicholas Hazard of Newport. 

Children — 

707. AHce Hazard, b. 

708. Edward Hazard, b. 
yog. Mary Hazard, b. 

710. Ruth Hazard, b. 

711. Phebe Hazard, &. 

712. Hannah Hazard, b. 

713. Nicholas Hazard, b. 

714. Sally Ann Hazard, b. 

715. Daniel Anthony (218), son of Abraham and Elizabeth 

Grey Anthony, ;//. Silvester Devol, daughter of Wil- 
liam and Abigail, Apr. 30, 1767. 

Children — 

716. Peckham Anthony (721), b. Oct. 11, 1770. 

717. Elizabeth Anthony, b. Jan. i, 1772, ;//. James Mitchel 

Sept. 4, 1798. 

718. Abraham Anthony, b. Nov. 14, 1774. 

719. Abigail Anthony, b. Feb. 3, 1776, ni. Adam Lawton 

Aug. 30, 1793. 

720. Rhoda Anthony, b. Nov. 9, 1780, d. Aug. 8, 181 8. 

721. Peckham Anthony (716), m. 

Children — 

y22. Rhoda Anthony, b. — , ni. Robert Sisson, Sept., 1824. 
yzT,. Sylvester Anthony, b. — , /;/. Thomas C. Wyatt, Mar. 
13, 1825. 

724. Gideon Anthony (514), ni. Elizabeth Dennis. 

Children — 

725. Hannah Anthony, b. 

726. Anna Anthony, b. 

727. Philip Anthony, b. 

728. Gideon Anthony, b. 

J2g. Joshua Anthony, b. — , ///. Abbey AnthiMiy, dau. of Ab- 
raham Anthony. 

730. Beriah Anthony (513). ///. Anna Lawton of Ports- 

mouth, daughter of Giles and Mary Law'ton. 

Children — 

731. Mary Anthony, b. 1790, (/. 1872, unmarried. 

732. Adam Anthony b. May 26, 1793, ni. Sarah Scott and 

Martha Hampton. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY toi 

733. George Anthony (736), h. 1796, ;//. Meribah Watson. 

734. Abbey Anthony (739). h. Aug. i, 1797, /;/. Holder 

Chase AA'eeden. 

735. Susan Anthony, h. June 17, 1799. 

736. George Anthony (733), /;/. Aleribah Watson, Nov. i, 

1821. 

CJiildrcn — 

737. Sarah G. Anthony (738), h. 1823, ;/;. George C. Carr. 

Children — 

738. John Carr, h. 

739. Abbey x\nthony (734), ;;/. Holder Chase Weeden Dec. 

5, 1 82 1, of Portsmouth. 

Child re u — 

740. George A. Weeden (742), b. Nov. 5, 1822, w. Abbey 

E. Arnold, Smithfield. 

741. Anna A. Weeden (744), b. Jan. 15, 1826, in. Thomas 

H. Carr. 

742. George A. Weeden (740), ni. Abbey E. Arnold. 

Children — 

743. George F. Weeden, b. Feb. 14, 1852. 

744. Anna A. Weeden (741). ni. Thomas Carr of Provi- 

dence. 

CJiildren — 

745. Thomas G. Carr, b. Aug. 20, 1856. 

746. George A. Carr, b. Sept. 14, 1858. 



I02 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



SECTION SIX. 



TRACING ALBERT LEE ANTHONY 



1. Gen. ( I ) John Anthony ( 1 1 ) , h. 1607, m. Susanna Potter. 

2. Gen. (6) Abraham Anthony (176), h. 1650, m. Alice 

Wodell. 

3. Gen. (180) WilHam Anthony (191), h. 1675, m. Mary 

Coggeshall. 

4. Gen. (199) John Anthony (747), h. 1708, m. Lydia 

Luther. 

5. Gen. (757) Gardner Anthony (880), h. 1754, m. Sarah 

Slade Submitt. 

6. Gen. (884) Gardner Anthony, Jr. (8^2), h. 1783, m. 

Sarah Chase. 

7. Gen. (898) Jonathan Anthony (916), h. 1820, m. 

Submitt A. Lee. 

8. Gen. (917) Albert Lee Anthony, h. 1847, ^^^- Anna E. 

Bullock. 

747. John Anthony ( 199), son of William and Mary Cogge- 

shall Anthony, in. Lydia Luther, daughter of Hezekiah 
and Martha Luther. He was born Nov. 16, 1708. She 
was born Sept. 19, 1714. Married Dec. 16, 1733. 

Children — 

748. William Anthony (759). h. Dec. 2, 1724, m. Mary 

Lee. 

749. Job Anthony, h. Dec. 3, 1736, m. Mary Gardner. 

750. Avis Anthony, h. May 4, 1739, w. John Lee. 

751. Edward Anthony, h. Aug. 10, 1741, in. Hannah Cole. 

752. Israel Anthony, h. Jan. 24, 1743. 

753. Sarah Anthony, h. Apr. 4, 1747, in. Caleb Sherman. 

754. Elizabeth Anthony, h. Mar. 21, 1748, in. Samuel Gard- 
ner. 

755. Lydia Anthony, h. May 17, 1750. 

756. John Anthony, Jr. (775), h. July i, 1752, m. Sarah 

Baker. 

757. Gardner Anthony (880), h. Oct. 30, 1754, in. Sarah 

Slade Sommersett. 

758. Jonathan Anthony (808). /;. July 12, 1757, ;//. Patience 

Gardner. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 103 

759. William Anthony (748), m. Mary Lee. 

Child — 

760. William Anthony Jr., h. June 10, 1775, m. Content 

Chase, h. Sept. 15, 1776, d. 1805. 

Child — 

761. Joseph Chase Anthony, h. Apr. 2, 1802, m. Phebe Shove 

Oct. 14, 1829. She was born June i, 1806. He died 
Feb. 9, 1873. 

Children — 

762. Elizabeth S. Anthony (769), h. Dec. 2, 1830, m. James 
Newton. 

763. William H. Anthony, h. Apr. 16, 1833. 

764. Mary x\nthony, h. Oct. 7, 1837. 

765. Charles W. Anthony, b. Aug. 28, 1840. 

766. Joseph B. Anthony, b. July 30. 1842. 

767. Edward S. Anthony (773), b. June 14, 1845, ;//. An- 

ginette Anthony. 

768. George H. Anthony, b. July 26, 1847. 

769. Elizabeth S. Anthony (762), in. James Newton. 

Children — ■ 

770. Marianna Newton, b. Jan. 3, 1838. 

771. Phebe E. Newton, b. Sept. 30, 1859. 
yyz. James E. Newton, b. Dec. 3, 1866. 

yyT)- Edward S. Anthony (767), m. Anginette Anthony, 
daughter of Ephraim Anthony, Nov. 19, 1872. 

Children — 

774. Joseph C. Anthony, b. July 19, 1876. 

775- John Anthony Jr. (756), son of John 2d and Lydia 
Luther Anthony, m. Sarah Baker. She was born Sept. 
18, 1748. He died July 11, 1723. 

Children — 

776. Lydia Anthony, b. Sept. 19, 1772. 

'J'/'/. Israel Anthony, b. Feb. 20, 1775. 

778. Israel Anthony (840), b. Apr. 28, 1777, m. Elizabeth 
Anthony. 

779. Elizabeth Anthony, b. Nov. 13, 1779. 

780. Moses Anthony, b. Apr. 12, 1782. 

781. Sarah Anthony, b. May 3. 1784. 



I04 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

782. Edward Anthony (784), b. Feb. 26. 1781. ni. Persis 

Biitterworth. 

783. Elizabeth Anthony, b. Jan. 28, 1796. 

784. Edward Anthony (782), ni. Persis Biitterworth, b. 

Sept. 3, 1786, died May 9, 1857. Edward died Dec. 
5, 1869. 

Children — 

785. Rev. John Anthony (787), b. Oct. 23, 1807, i]i. Maria 

B. Davis. 

786. Moses Anthony, b. Dec. 22, 1809, ;;/. Ehzabeth Welsh, 
three children. 

787. John Anthony (785), /;;. Maria Bloomfield Davis, Oct. 

18, 1829. daughter of David and Sarah Simmons 
Davis. She was born Aug. 24, 1805. 

C A ildren — 

788. Tolin Nelson Anthonv, b. Oct. 18, 1831, (/. Sept. 28, 
"1832. 

789. John Nelson Anthony, b. Oct. 11, 1832, d. Aug. 9, 

1861. 

790. Edward Francis Anthony (796), b. Dec. 30, 1833, m. 

Mary B. Kimball. 

791. David Mason Anthony (803), b. Sept. 24, 1835, ;;/. 

Ruth Ann Florton. 

792. Charles Wesley Anthony, b. Nov. 10, 1838, d. Mar. 3, 

1898. 

793. George Moses Anthony, b. July 21, 1839. 

794. Mary Elizabeth Anthony, b. May 7, 1840, d. Aug. 31, 

1841. 

795. Enoch Bov^-er Anthony, b. Mar. 24, 1843, d. Jan. 25, 

1899. 

796. Edward F. Anthony (790), in. Mary B. Kimball, Oct. 

24, 1794. 

ChUdren — 



797 
798 

799 
800 

801 

802 



Walter Anthony, b. Nov. 3, 1855. 
Mary Persis Anthony, b. Jvme 13, 1858. 
Edna Francis Anthony, b. Nov. 18, 1859. 
Maria Evelyn Anthony, b. Mar. 24, 1863. 
Edward C. Anthony, b. July 14. 1864. 
John Clinton Anthony, b. June 15, 1871. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



105 



803. David M. Anthony (791), m. Ruth Ann Horton, June 

3, 1863, daughter of Mason and Sarah Ann Baker Hor- 
ton, Fall River, Mass., born May 15, 1839, died Apr. 
18, 1879. 

Children — 

804. Ella Martin Anthony, h. June 19, 1861. ;/;. Frank Hor- 
ton, Oct. 25, 1890. 

805. David Mason Anthony, Jr., b. June 6, 1869. 

806. Harold Horton Anthony, b. Nov. 28, 1876, m. Caroline 
Goodwin Cook, daughter of F. and Susan Goodwin 
Cook, 111. Jan. 5, 1898. -» ■ ; 

Child— ' ' -^^ 

807. Ruth Goodwin Anthony, b. May 17, 1902. 



808. Jonathan Anthony (758), the eleventh child of John 

Jr., 77/. Patience Gardner, May 14, 1778, daughter of 
Samuel and Content Grayton Gardner. She was born 
Nov. 15, 1758. Jonathan was born July 12, 1757, died 
Dec, 1824. '* 

After marriage he moved to Poster, R. I., and lived there 
the rest of his life. He had a large medical and surgical prac- 
tice throughout western Rhode Island and eastern Connecti- 
cut. He had twelve children, three sons became doctors and 
several great grandchildren through his daughter's line are 
now practicing physicians. 

Children — 

809. Elizabeth Anthony, b. Aug. 24, 1778, d. Mar. 1797. 

810. Sarah Anthony, b. Mar. 27, 1780, in. Dr. Nathan 
Knight. 

811. Jonathan Anthony, b. Mar. 28, 1782. 

812. Content Anthony, b. Mar. 27, 1784, 111. Dr. Elisha Ol- 
ney. 

813. Lydia Anthony, b. May 11. 1786. d. Nov. 23, 1787. 

814. Patience Anthony, b. May 11, 1786, d. Nov. 22, 1787. 

815. Israel Anthony (820), b. Jan. 15, 1790. 

816. James Anthony, b. Jan. 15, 1790. 

817. Rebecca Anthony, b. Aug. 17, 1795, 777. Dr. Allen Pot- 
ter. 

818. Pluhp S. Anthony, b. Apr. 17, 1799. 

819. Samuel G. Anthony (830), b. Sept. zt,, 1802, 777. Lillias 

Randall. 



jo6 



THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 




(840) Israel Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 107 

(>'20. Israel Anthony (815), vn. Desire Aldrich, daughter oi 
OHver Aldrich, m. second wife Annett Ennis, dausfhter 
Abraham and Ann Hubbard Ennis. She was born Feb. 
2, lygi, died June 28, 1854. He studied medicine with 
his father and then attended the Medical School con- 
nected with Brown University. He practiced in Rich- 
mond, R. I., until his death. 

Child — 

S21. Edwin Anthony, b. June 9, 1821, in. Mary E. Perkins, 
July 30, 1843, the daughter of Jabez and Elizabeth 
Holley Perkins. She was born June 29, 1824. Edwin 
graduated at Harvard Medical School in 1842 and had 
a large medical practice in southern Rhode Island until 
his death, 1869. 

Children — 

822. Sarah Melissa Anthony (826), b. Dec. 20, 1844, m. 

George U. Arnold, Apr. 26, 1866. 

823. Annie Elizabeth Anthony, b. Nov. 4, 1846, d. June 28, 

1866. 

824. Emily Judson Anthony, b. Feb. 22, 1849. Jj-OIa^ ^^-f^^^" 

825. Edwin Perkins Anthony, b. Dec. 19, 1850, druggist, 

Providence, R. I. 

826. Sarah M. Anthony (822), ni. George U. Arnold of 

Bristol, Apr. 26, 1866. 

Child— 

827. Fred A. Arnold, b. Dec. 26, 1867. ;//. Lulu Bishop 

Steere, Oct. 28, 1891. He is a dentist in Newport, R. I. 

Children — 

S28. Elizabeth A. Arnold, b. Oct. 22, 1892, d. Oct. 24, 1892. 

829. Dorothy A. Arnold, b. Oct. 22, 1895. 

830. Samuel Gardner Anthony (819), ;//. Lillias Randall, 
daughter of Nehemiah and Elizabeth Wilkinson Ran- 
dall. She w^as born Apr. 26, 1807, d. Nov. 16, 1864. 

Children — 

831. Samuel Anthony, /;. Apr. i, 1824, ni. Charlotte M. 

Streeter, died Aug. 3, 1891. 

832. Henry Randall Anthony (836), b. Feb. 9, 1828, ni. 

Irene Baker. 

833. Barness Maria Anthony, b. May 27, 1835, d. Oct., 1836. 



io8 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

834. Susan Jane Anthony (838), b. Mar. 12, 1838, ;//. Sam- 
uel Boyd Pearce. 

835. Elizabeth Amanda .Vnthony, h. Feb. 10, 1841, in. Ed- 
ward Slocum Sweet, Mar. 25, 1875. 

836. Henry Randall Anthony (832), in. Irene Baker. 
Child— 

837. Henr)^ Francis Anthony, h — , ;//• — ■, Mary 



838. Susan Jane Anthony (834), in. Samuel Boyd Pearce. 
Child— 

839. Lillias Mary Pearce, h — , /;/. Mary P. Hewer. 

840. Israel Anthony (778), son of John Anthony, Jr., and 

Sarah Baker Anthony, ni. Elizabeth Anthony (2950), 
daughter of David Anthony (1432). She was born 
Mar. 27, 1779, died, Dec. 22, 1818. Israel died Aug. 

28, 1855. 

Children 

841. Elizabeth Anthony, b. Dec. 15, 1799, m. Daniel Corey, 

New Haven, Conn. 

842. Perry Anthony, b. July 15, 1801. 

843. Wheeler Anthony, b. July 8, 1802. 

844. Luther Anthony (2962), b. Aug. 3, 1803, d. in Taun- 

ton, Feb. 10, 1 88 1. 

845. Jeremiah W. Anthony, b. Mar. 3, 1805. 

846. Lorenzo Dow Anthony (852), b. Jan. 8, 1807, /;/. Mary 

S. Holden. 

847. Mary Ann Anthony (866), 5. Sept. 23, 1808, ;n. Arnold 

Eddy. 

848. Edward Mason Anthony, b. July 3, 1810, d. in Taunton. 

849. Lydia Anthony, b. Feb. 27, 1813, ;//. Elijah B. Smith, 

N. B. 

850. Maria L. Anthony, b. Jan. 2, 18 14, in. Rodman S 

Sherman. 

851. David W. Anthony, b. May 24, 181 7. 

852. Lorenzo Dow Anthony (846), 111. Mary S. Holden, Jan. 

29, 1829. daughter of Buel and Betsy Kelly Holden. 
Born Sept. 17, 1808. Lorenzo Dow was one of six 
young men that first organized Y. M. C. A. in Provi- 
dence, R. I. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 109 

Children — 

853. Henry Perry Anthony (861), b. Oct. 29, 1831, in. Sabra 

Thayer. 

854. George L. Anthony, b. Oct. 4, 1833, (/. Mar. 3, 1835. 

855. Mary E. Anthony, b. Nov. 2"/, 1835, m. Addison Rich- 
ards, Dec. 26, 1867, died Nov. 30, 1894. 

856. George W. Anthony, b. Jan. 6, 1838, d. June 22, 1846. 

857. Frank H. Anthony, b. Aug. 22, 1846, (/. Sept. 3, 1847, 

858. Walter Eugene Anthony, b. Dec. 12, 1847, '"• Maria 

L. Knowles, Sept. 2, 1884. 

859. Clarence Irving Anthony, b. Oct. 10, 1848, ni. Nelly 

Spencer, Sept. 17, 1873. 

860. William Herbert Anthony (863), b. May 13, 1853, in. 
Josephine Griffin. 

861. Henry Perry Anthony (853), ni. Sabra Thayer, Sept. 
2"/, 1853, daughter of Alanson and Perley Bates Thay- 
er. She was born Oct. 19, 1831. He died at the Rhode 
Island BLospital, Thursday, June 27, 1903, after an ex- 
tended illness; was born in Providence, Oct. 29, 1831. 

He was the son of Lorenzo Dow Anthony, a well-known 
merchant of this city, and Mary S. Anthony. He was brought 
up here and attended the grammar school on Angel street and 
was a graduate of the Providence High School. After leaving 
school he went into g^eneral merchandise business with his 
father of the firm of L. D. Anthony & Co., whose place of busi- 
ness was located on Westminster street. When this firm went 
out of business he went to the firm of E. Murdock & Co.. of 
Winchendon, Mass., as a commercial traveler and remained 
with them until failing health forced him to retire thirteen 
years ago ; since that time he has been living quietly at home. 
Sept. 27, 1853, he married Sabra Thayer, daughter of Alanson 
Thayer of Pawtucket, who survives him. He also leaves two 
brothers, Clarence I. Anthony of Winchendon, Mass., and 
William H. Anthony of Boston, also a son, Frank H. An- 
thony. 

Children — 

862. Frank Holden Anthony, b. Apr. 23, 1863. 

863. William Herbert Anthony (860), m. Josephine Griffin, 

Sept. 10, 1873, daughter of Dr. S. W. and Sarah E. 
Luther Griffin. She was the seventh descendant from 
Roger Williams, also a descendant of Martin Luther, 
the great reformer. William Herbert is superintendent 
Commercial Cable Company's offices, Boston, Mass. 



no THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Children — 

864. George Lorenzo Anthony, b. Oct. 28, 1874. vice presi- 

dent New England Lyceum League, Boston. 

865. William Addison Anthony, b. Jan. 13, 1877, in. Eliza- 
beth Ann Shagg, Sept. 17, 1902. 

866. Mary Ann Anthony (847), ni. Arnold Eddy of Taun- 

ton, Mass., born Dec. 21, 1809, died 1877. 

Children — 

867. William H. Eddy (871), b. Nov. 19, 1832, in. Marion 

Fay. 

868. Nelson P. Eddy (873), b. Feb. 22, 1834, ni. Sarah 
Wickham. 

869. Benjamin A. Eddy ('876), b. July 9, 1836, ni. Maria E. 

Buchanan. 

870. Lydia Ann Eddy, b. Feb. 28, 1837, d. June 9, 1838. 

871. William H. Eddy (867), ;/;. Marion Fay, Oct. 31, 1855, 

died Aug. 22, 1858. 2d wife Emilv L. Weaver, May 19, 
i860. 

Children — 

872. Marion Lucy Eddy, b. Aug. 7, 1858, d. Sept. 30, 1871. 

873. Nelson P. Eddy (868), m. Sarah J. Wickham, Apr. 16, 

1857- 
Children — 

874. Mary Maria Eddy, b. Dec. 8, 1858. 

875. Gabrietta T. Eddy, b. Jan. 13, 1861. 

876. Benjamin A. Eddy (869), in. Maria E. Buchanan, Oct. 

20, 1858. 

Children — 

877. Elizabeth Arnold Eddy, b. June 5, 1859. 

878. Walter Edmund Eddy, b. Oct. 10, i860. ■ 

879. Frank Elmer Eddy, b. June 5, 1863. 

880. Gardner Anthony (757), son of John and Lydia Luther 

Anthony, ;//. Sarah Slade of Summerset. He died July 
22, 1833. She died Apr. 15, 1825. 

Children — 

881. Sally Anthony, b. Sept. 14, 1780, in. Jeremiah An- 
thony. He died Mar. 10, 1858. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY iii 

882. Ruth Anthony, b. Sept. 26, 1784, d. Mar. i, 1861. 

883. Hannah Anthony, b. Sept. 24, 1786, d. June 19, 1864, 

884. Gardner Anthony, Jr. (892), h. Feb. 26, 1783, ni. Sarah 

Chace. 

885. John Anthony, b. Jan. 31, 1789, in. Candace Chace. 

886. Lydia Anthony, b. Aug. 18, 1791, in. Levi Chace. 

887. Mahala Anthony, b. Dec. 23, 1793, ///. Edward Mason. 

888. Jonathan Anthony (928), b. Dec. 14, 1795, ///. Lorana 

Chace. 

889. Israel Anthony, b. Aug. 17, 1797, d. May 9, 1863. 

890. Betsy Anthony (934), b. June 2, 1792, ni. James Sisson 

in 1822. 

891. Anna Maria Anthony, b. Nov. 5, 1801, in. George 

Sisson. 

892. Gardner Anthony, Jr. (884), /;/. Sarah Chace, daugh- 
ter of Jonathan and Martha Chace, July 9, 1807. He 
died July 19, 1859. She was born June 13, 1778. 

Children — 

893. Elizabeth Slade Anthony (900), b. June 26, 1808, m. 

William Gibbs Chace. 

894. Mary Buffum Anthony (907), b. Dec. 21, 1809, d. 

Mar. II, 1855. 

895. Gardner Shays Anthony (910), b. Oct. 7, 181 1. 

896. Sarah Chace Anthony (912), b. Oct. 28, 181 3, m. John 

H. Borden. 

897. Phebe Slade Anthony, b. Oct. 27, 1816, d. Nov. 30, 

1833- 

898. Jonathan Chace Anthony (916), b. Apr. 28, 1820, m. 

Submit A. Lee. 

899. David Chace Anthony (923), b. Nov. 12, 1823, m. 

Sarah C. Carpenter.D- th-it^-i^H SC/V 

900. Elizabeth Slade Anthony (893), in. William Gibbs 

Chace, Dec. 17, 1829. He w^as born Nov. 7, 1808. 2d 
husband Elroy Millard. 

Children — 

901. Elizabeth DobsOn Chace, b. Oct. 10, 1830. 

902. William Elroy Millard, b. Apr. 23, 1839. 

903. Phebe Chace, b. June 29, 1842. 

904. Charles Wesley Chace, b. July 23, 1844, d. Sept. 29, 

1866. 

905. Sarah Chace, b. Aug. 29, 1847, d. Jan. 13, 1867. 

906. Ella Francis Chace, b. Nov. 28, 1849, ^- Dec. 19, 1867. 



112 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

907. Mary B. Anthony (894), ;;;. Levi Slade, son of Caleb 
and Polly Slade. 

Children — 

908. George French Slade, h. Aug. 17, 1838, d. Apr. 11, 

1858. 

909. Perry Slade, h. May 17, 1844. 

910. Gardner Shays Anthony (895), /;/. Eliza H. Sanford, 

Nov. 23, 1837. 

Children — 

911. David Brownell Anthon}'-. h. Apr. 16, 1839, ///. Abbey 

W. Brownell, Nov. 30, 1865. 

912. Sarah Chace Anthony (896), /;;. John H. Borden, son 
of Amos and Mary Borden, Fall River, Mass., Sept. 
21, 1 841. 

Children — - 

913. Sarah Jane Borden, b. Oct. 15, 1843. 

914. Mary Valentine Borden, b. Oct. 29, 1845, ni. John P, 

Elsbree, Oct. 24, 1866. 

915. Harriet Eliza Borden, b. Dec. 2/, 1847, ///. George 
Altham, Dec. 24, 1867. 

916. Jonathan C. Anthony (898), son of Gardner and Sarah 

Chace Anthony, ni. Submit A. Lee, daughter of John 
and Deborah Lee of Somerset, May 6, 1846. She was 
born Mar. 9. 1823, died Dec. 11, 1851. 

Children — 

917. Albert Lee Anthony, b. Apr. 26, 1847, in. Anna Eliza- 
beth Bullock. ^ ty^M^C^'fUt 

918. Walter Robinson Anthony (921), b. Oct. 4, 1867, :p. 

Mvrtle Winfield Bidwell. 



BIOGRAPHY OF ALBERT LEE ANTHONY (917). 

It is pleasant to present the attractive and excellent likeness 
of Albert Lee Anthony now prominently identified with num- 
erous business enterprises and fraternal interests, wdiose active 
and progressive career makes clearly evident the results of 
ability, diligence, and faithful endeavor. It is a grateful task 
to gather from varied sources the material for a biographical 
sketch of a man whose life has unfolded in so many ways of 






kTHONY— In this city. May 12, 1931- Anna 
Elizabeth Bullock, wife of the late Albert 
iLee Anthony. Residence 88 University ave- 
inue. Notice of funeral later.fl%,#^« fjv' 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 113 

influence and usefulness, and who was never more active or 
prominent in the community where he resides than at the 
present time. 

The subject of this sketch was born in Somerset, Alass., 
April 26, 1847. He is a lineal descendant of John Anthony, 
v>ho came to this country from Hampstead, near London, in 
the year 1634, settling in Portsmouth, R. I., but some of his 
family took up their residence in Swansea, Mass., where their 
descendants have continued to reside generation after genera- 
tion. He descended on his mother's side from Samuel and 
Sarah Lee, who came from England in the seventeenth cen- 
tury and settled in Swansea at the head of a river, since known 
as Lee's River. They were i^eople of excellent character, and 
their descendants, many of whom have continued to reside in 
Swansea and the vicinity, have shown the qualities of a sub 
stantial and influential citizenship. 

The subject of our sketch passed the years of an une\entful 
childhood under the favoring influences of a quiet home and 
amidst surroundings w^hich were of much the same nature as 
those of the ordinary rural neighborhood home in New Eng- 
land. He profited by a great deal of outdoor exercise and 
plenty of good hard w^ork, his education being limited to the 
little red school house of his native town. He had a worthy 
ambition for a business career for which his native town of- 
fered no advantages, so he left the parental roof at the age of 
sixteen years, disdaining no honest toil. He taught school, 
canvassed for books, worked on the farm ; his leisure moments 
were occupied preparing to fill more important positions, which 
ere long he was called upon to fill. In the meantime he tf)ok a 
special course of study at the Eastman's College in Poughkeep- 
sie, N. Y. At the age of twenty-two years he entered the em- 
ploy of Sprague Manufacturing Co., as clerk, until their failure 
holding the responsible position as assistant agent, ha^'ing 
charge of their seven stores. Li 1874 he accepted a position as 
bookkeeper in the extensive clothing establishment of J. B. 
Barnaby & Co., Providence, and soon became a ])artner. was 
elected treasurer and secretary and was advanced to vice-presi- 
dent. He was named one of the executors and a trustee under 
the will of Mr. J. B. Barnaby, who died in 1889. He is now 
secretary and treasurer of the Rhode Island Safe Deposit Co., 
and is officially connected with a number of business corpora- 
tions and associations. He is vice-president of the Iron Belt 
Building and Loan Association. Roanoke, Virginia, and a 
member of the city council of Providence. 



11^ THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

He was made a Mason in St. John's Lodge, No. i, Provi- 
dence, Oct. 29. 1873. raised to the degree of Master Mason, 
Feb. 25, 1874. He was elected treasurer of the Lodge Dec. 
27 1894. He was exalted in the Providence Royal Arch Chap- 
ter, Tmie II, 1874, and High Priest in 1889. In 1890 he was 
elected Grand Scribe of the Grand Chapter of Rhode Island, 
and after holding intermediate offices, he was elected Granci 
High Priest in 1894 and re-elected in 1895. He received the 
thirty-second degree of the Scottish Rite, Feb. 27, 1885. 

He is a member of other organizations. Odd Fellows, 
Knigths of Pythias, a Knight of Honor, a member of the Mys- • 
tic Shrine, the Royal Arcanum and severg.1 other organizations 
of like character. He resides at Elmwoocl in Providence. His 
wife, Anna Elizabeth, whom he married Sept. 9, 1874, is the 
only' daughter of James Willard and Sarah J. (Amsbury) 
Bullock. Two children have blessed their union, viz: Atak. 
Lee and Willard Bullock Anthony. 

919.' Atala Lee Anthony, b. Feb. 9, 1S77. ^ -f-^ J^, '^^^ ^T^ 
920. Willard Bullock Anthony, h. Jan. 14. ^^^9^g^"^^^ p^i:. 

gzi. Walter Robinson Anthony (918). in. Myrtle W^infield 
Bidwell, daughter of Henry H. and Mary Ellen Pack- 
ard Bid well, b. Aug. 2. 1875. 

He was the son of Jonathan Chase and Lydia Ann Robinson 
Anthony, born, Somerset, Mass. Spent the early part of his 
life on the farm and received his early education at the red 
school house, supplemented by a course at Eastman's Busmess 
College of Poughskeepsie, N. Y., in 1885-1886, after which he 
entered the employ of Pearse & Easterbrook of Fall River, 
Mass., as bookkeeper. In 1888 went to Kansas City and be- 
came manager of J. B. Barnaby's store (clothiers) until it 
was sold. Entered the store of William W. Kendall's whole- 
sale boot and shoe store, a bookkeeper; in 1897 elected secre- 
tary and treasurer of the company, which position he held until 
• in 1902 he resigned to accept a position as secretary of Ja\ 
Smith Hat Co. (wholesale). Served several years in the offi- 
cial board Independence Ave. Church M. E. Served several 
years as president of Epworth League, served the Royal Ar- 
canum as collector and orator; was fraternally and officially 
connected with several other organizations. 

Children — 

922. Geraldine Bidwell Anthony, b. Aug. 9, 1889. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



II 



923. David C. Anthony (899), //;. Sarah Clark Carpenter, 
daughter of Earl Carpenter, Sept. 15, 185 1. She was 
born Jan. 18, 1830. 

CJiildrcn — - 

924. Earl C. Anthony, b. July 15, 18527-^ 

925. Sarah Ann Anthony, b. Jan. 9, 1854. 
^fi C ardner C . Anthony, b. Apr. 24, 1856. 



.tice Of funeral later! '^''''' ^"^'^°"^- iuthony (888), /;/. Loraua Chacc. She was 
born Jan. 6, igoo. He died Mar. i, 1850. 
Child; cii — 

929. James E. Anthony, b. Jan. 26. 1824, d. Jan. zy, 1825. 

930. Elizabeth C. Anthony, b. Jan. 20, 1826. 

931. Mary Jane Anthony, b. Sept. 28, 1827, m. Lafayette 
Nichols. 

932. Lois R. Anthony, b. Jan. 21, 1830, ///. William Mason. 

933. Irene S.v Anthony, b. Mar. 27, 1841, 111. Justus Watkins. 

934. Betsey Anthony (890), ///. James Sisson in 1822. 
Children — 

935. Hannah Luther Sisson, b. Feb. 12, 1824, m. Mervin A. 
Chace, Oct. 25, 1841. 

Children — 

936. Ellen Maria Chace, b. Feb. 14, 1843. 

937. Ellen Francis Chace (943), b. Dec. 24, 1846. 

938. Albert Mervin Chace (939), b. Dec. 24, 1846. 

939. Albert Mervin Chace (938), /;/. Ann Elizabeth Heath, 
Oct. 15, 1870. 

Children — 

940. Nellie Francis Chace, b. Feb. 10, 1872. 

941. Sarah Caroline Chace, b. Nov. 6, 1873. 

942. Charlotte Ann Chace, b. Sept. 5, 1875. 

943. Ellen Francis Chace (937), ///. William Webber Arm- 
strong. 

Children — 

944. Albert D. Armstrong, b. May 27, 1867. 

945. Mervin R. Armstrong, b. Sept. 5, 1870. 

946. Viola H. Armstrong, b. Dec. 14, 1875. 



11^ THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

He was made a Mason in St. John's Lodge. No. i, Provi- 
dence, Oct. 29, 1873, raised to the degree of Master Mason, 
Feb. 25, 1874. He was elected treasurer of the Lodge Dec. 
2y 1894. He was exahed in the Providence Royal Arch Chap- 
ter, June II, 1874, and High Priest in 1889. In 1890 he was 
elected Grand Scribe of the Grand Chapter of Rhode Island, 
and after holding intermediate offices, he was elected Granci 
High Priest in 1894 and re-elected in 1895. He received the ^^^„^ 
thirty-second degree of the Scottish Rite, Feb. 27. 188.^^^ YQIIR 

He is a member of other organizations. Odd P ^H TWWi\ 
Knigths of Pythias, a Knight of Honor, a member of th IH Lea|™^th® 
tic Shrine, the Royal Arcanum and severq^l other organiZciLWB^ 
of like character. He resides at Elmwootl in Providence. Hi; 
wife, Anna Elizabeth, whom he married Sept. 9, 1874, is the 
only' daughter of James Willard and Sarah J. (Amsbury) 
Bullock. Two children have blessed their union, viz : Atala 
Lee and Willard Bullock Anthony. 



Children — 



h^ 



919. Atala Lee Anthony, h. Feb. 9, 1877- ->-■/-- ^/^^^^tj ^rr^ 

920. Willard Bullock Anthony, h. Jan. 14, i889.'2^'^^ ^^^^i 

921. Walter Robinson Anthony (918), ;;;. Myrtle Winfield 

Bid well, daughter of Henry H. and Mary Ellen Pack- 
ard Bidwell, h. Aug. 2, 1875. 
He was the son of Jonathan Chase and Lydia Ann Roliinson 
Anthony, born, Somerset, Mass. Spent the early part of his 
life on the farm and received his early education at the red 
school iKHise, supplemented by a course at Eastman's Business 
College of Poughskeepsie, N. Y., in 1885-1886, after which he 
entered the emplov of Pearse & Easterbrook of Fall River, 
Mass.. as bookkeeper. In 1888 went to Kansas City and be- 
came manager of J. B. Barnaby's store (clothiers) until it 
was sold. Entered the store of William W. Kendall's whole- 
sale boot and shoe store, a bookkeeper; in 1897 elected secre- 
tary and treasurer of the company, which position he held until 
in 1902 he resigned to accept a position as secretary of Ja\ 
Smith Hat Co. (wholesale). Served several years in the offi- 
cial board Independence Ave. Church M. E. Served several 
years as president of Epworth League, served the Royal Ar- 
canum as collector and orator; was fraternally and officially 
connected with several other organizations. 

Children — 

922. Geraldine Bidwell Anthony, h. Aug. 9, 1889. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY n- 

923. David C. Anthony (899), in. Sarah Clark Carpenter, 

daughter of Earl Carpenter, Sept. 15, 185 1. She was 
born Jan. 18, 1830. 

C/iihlrcii — 

924. Earl C. Anthony, b. July 15, 18^27^ 

925. Sarah Ann Anthony, b. Jan. 9, 1854. 

. 926. Gardner C. Anthony, b. Apr. 24, 1856. 

L ^ 9-27. David C. Anthony, Jr., /;. July 7. 1870.0-'/% -^3/ - tf «?/ 

y 

■ '928. Jonathan Anthony (888), 111. Lorana Chace. She was 
born Jan. 6, igoo. He died Mar. i, 1850. 

Child; en — 

929. James E. Anthony, b. Jan. 26, 1824, d. Jan. 27, 1825. 

930. Elizabeth C. Anthony, b. Jan. 20, 1826. 

931. Mary Jane Anthony, b. Sept. 28, 1827, ///. Lafayette 

Nichols. 

932. Lois R. Anthony, b. Jan. 21, 1830, ///. William IMason. 

933. Irene S.vAnthony, b. Mar. 2"/, 1841, ///. Justus A\'atkins. 

934. Betsey Anthony (890), nt. James Sisson in 1822. 
Children — 

935. Hannah Luther Sisson, b. Eeb. 12, 1824, /;/. Mervin A. 

Chace, Oct. 25, 1841. 

Children — 

936. Ellen Maria Chace, b. Feb. 14, 1843. 

937. Ellen Francis Chace (943), b. Dec. 24, 1846. 

938. Albert Mervin Chace (939). b. Dec. 24, 1846. 

939. Albert Mervin Chace (938), ///. Ann Elizabeth Heath, 

Oct. 15, 1870. 

Children^ 

940. Nellie Francis Chace, b. Feb. 10, 1872. 

941. Sarah Caroline Chace, b. Nov. 6, 1873. 

942. Charlotte Ann Chace, b. Sept. 5, 1875. 

943. Ellen Francis Chace (937), m. William Webber Arm- 

strong. 
Chihiren — 

944. Albert D. Armstrong, b. May 27, 1867. 

945. Mervin R. Armstrong, b. Sept. 5, 1870. 

946. Viola H. Armstrong, b. Dec. 14, 1875. 



ii6 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



SECTION SEVEN. 



947. \\ illiam AnthonyA (^01 ). son of William and Mary 

Cogg'eshall Anthony, m. Alice Eddy of Swansey, but 
lived and died in Dartmouth. 

Children — 

948. William Anthony (952), b. Aug. 7, i535, ni. Sarah 

Sherman. 2(\ Mercy Trip[), N. B. branch. 

949. Mary Anthony (1168), b. Apr. 24, 1^39. ///. Samuel 

Smith. 

950. Zephaniah Anthony (1213), b. — , ///. Waite Allen. 

951. David Anthony (1216), b. May 6, 1^47, ///. Judith 

Hicks, Adams, Mass., branch. 

952. William Anthony (948), m. Sarah Sherman, 2d Alercy 
Tripp. 

C Jul d yen — 

953. (iideon Anthony (961), b. Aug. 19, 1759. m. Alice 

Smith. 

954. Caleb Anthony (986), b. Mar. 3, 1764, ///. Lcnina 

Briggs. 

955. Seth Anthony, b. Lost at sea. 

956. Daniel Anthony ( loio), b. Feb. i, 1776, m. Lydia 

Macuml)er. 

957. Humphrey Anthony ( 1087), b. May 22, 1779, ///. Phebi 

Soule. 

958. Ruth Anthonv (1095), b. — , ///. Barnabas Mosher. 

959. Abigail Anthony (1125), b.- — , ///. Seth Hart. 

960. Edith Anthony (1129), b. — , ///. David Case. 

961. Gideon Anthony (953), ///. Alice Smith, Oct. 7, 1789. 

She was bcM'n Feb. 2^, 1768. Gideon died 18 16. Alice 
died 1826. 

Children — 

962. Sarah Anthony, b. Sept. 1790. 

963. Susan Anthony, b. Nov. 1792. 

964. Benjamin Anthony (970), b. Nov. 1794, ///. Hannah 
Kirby. 

965. Seth Anthony, b. Dec. 14, 1796, in. Barnaby Kirby, 
Feb. 9, 1820. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 117 

966. Job Anthony, h. 

967. Humphrey Anthony (975). h. Jan. 11, 1802, ;;/. Phebe 
T. Smith ; drowned at sea. 

968. Asa Anthony, h. May 18, 1804. Lost at sea 1841. 

969. Frankhn Anthony, h. June 30, 18 10, d. Dec. 18, 1849. 

970. Benjamin Anthony (964), in. Hannah Kirby Julv 4, 

1827, h. Mar. 27, 1807. Died Sept. 11, 1844. 

Children — 

971. Job Anthony (973), b. Nov. 7, 1828, ///. Susan R. 

Crapo, Feb. 2, i860. 

972. Cynthia Anthony, b. Oct. 16. 1836, ///. Benjamin B 

Kirby Dec. 6, 1870. 

973. Job Anthony (971), ///. Susan R. Crapo. 
Children — 

974. Frederick S. Anthony, b. Sept. 21, 1862. 

975. Humphrey Anthony (967), ///. Phebe Thornton Smith. 

She was b. Mar. 17, 1809, ni. Apr. 20, 1825. He d. 
Mar. 21, 1852. 

CliUdrcn — ■ 

976. EHzabeth Howland Anthony, b. Jan. i, 1830. 

977. Charles Morgan Anthony, /;. July 3, 1834. 

978. Caroline Anthony, b. Aug", i, 1836. 

979. Hannah Smith Anthony, b. July 5, 1840. 

980. George Smith Anthony (983), /;. Aug. z^,, 1843. 

981. Susan Maria Anthony, /?. Aug. 15, 1845. / '// 

982. William Smith Anthony, b. June^o, 1848. ^<^^S. W/M'-'^ 

983. George Smith Anthony (980), ;;/. Emma Richardson 

Apr. 29, 1874. She was born May i, 1855. 

One hundred years after the Declaration of Independence 
an American whaling captain, George S. Anthony, commem- 
orated the eyent by enforcing another declaration of inde- 
pendence wdiich set free the Irish political prisoners, who 
were sentenced to life ser\-itude in the English prison in Aus- 
tralia. 

The story of the rescue of these prisoners in 1876 is a bra\'e 
incident of history which has hitherto been briefly told. 

When Captain Anthony, commanding the bark Catalpa. 
landed the men for whose relief the expedition was planned, at 



ii8 THE ANTHONY FAKULY 

New York, public interest in the romantic voyage was very 
intense. The boldness of the raid upon the English colony 
and the remarkable features of the conspiracy, excited univer- 
sal curiosity concerning the details of the affair. 

On an April morning in 1875, the whale ship, Catalpa, lay 
at anchor in the harbor at New Bedford, ready for sea. Al- 
though the whaling industry was waning on the ebb tide, there 
were yet over a hundred whale ships sailing out of the port 
of New Bedford and the departure of Captain Anthony witli 
the ship, Catalpa, called for no unusual notice. 

It was a pretty spectacle to be sure. Captain Anthony with 
his papers under his arm, strong and athletic in figure, witli 
ruddy cheeks and life and fire in his bright eyes, goes abi)ard 




(983) George S. Anthony 

with his friends, who are to accompany him down the bay. 
Late in the afternoon the captain says good-bye to his friends. 
The wind is blowing briskly and the vessel sails out of the 
harbor under fore and main topsails, main and topgallant sails, 
spanker, gafttop sail and stay sail and flying jib. The pre- 
tense that Captain Anthony was going on a whaling voyage 
predominated. While the actual fact was that he had taken 
his life in his hand, kissed his young wife and baby daughter 
good-bye, all that was near and dear to him on this earth, and 
set sail into the very jaws of death to rescue six Fenian Irish 
prisoners that were incarcerated in an English prison to life 
servitude in Australia, for love of countrv. It was one of th^ 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 119 

most boldly conceived plans against the English government 
that was ever perpetrated and the only important Fenian con- 
spiracv that was ever entirely successful. 

The New Bedford whaleman has ever been a typ.e of enter- 
prise and daring, but the idea of finding a man to challenge 
the British navy with a whale ship and snatch a half dozen men 
from the jaws of the British lion was a supreme test of pluck. 

When it was decided to fit out a whale ship for this expedi- 
tion. Captain Hathaway, of the New Bedford night police 
force, was consulted as to the man best fitted to carry out the 
plot. "The commander you need to carry the expedition to 
success is Captain George S. Anthony." 

John T. Richardson, the father-in-law of Captain Anthony, 
agreed to arrange an interview for the Clan-na-gael committee 
with Anthony. Captain was a New Bedford man. Read his- 
tory Captain Geo. S. Anthony in all libraries. 

Children — ; 

984. Sophia Thomas Anthony, b. Jan. zy, 1875. 

985. Ethel Davis Anthony, b. Jan. 4, 1872. 

986. Caleb Anthony (954). in. Lovina Briggs in 1779, 
daughter of Daniel Briggs. She was b. Mar. 9, 1766. 

CJiildrcn — 

987. William Anthony (994), b. Mar. 4, 1790, ///. Hannah 

R. Mosher. 

988. Abraham Anthony (1006), b. June 21, 1791, ///. Julia 

Tucker. 

989. Daniel B. Anthony, b. Apr. 6, 1792. Lost at sea. 
99c. Abigail Anthony (997), b. Nov. 14, 1794, d. Oct. 17, 

1836, //;. Wm. Howland. 

991. Caleb Anthonv, Jr. (looi), b. Apr. 26, 1797, d. Feb. 

16, 1875. 

992. Jabez Anthony, /;. Feb. 8, 18 10, ///. Caleb Howland. 

994. William Anthonv (987), ///. Hannah B. Mosher, Jan. 

16, 1812. 

Cluldrcii— 

995. Stephen M. Anthony ( 1042), b. — , ///. Eliza Barker of 
Dartmouth. 

996. Daniel B. Anthony (1048), b. — , in. Maria W. Win- 
slow of Westport. 

997. Abigail Anthony (990), ni. William Howland, Jan. 12, 

1820. 



I20 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Children — 

998. William Howland, b. — , 111. Rebecca S. Howland. 

999. Rebecca W. Howland, b. — , m. Henry M. Hayword. 

1000. Jane H. Howland, b. 

looi. Caleb Anthony Jr. (991), /"• Ann B. Rnssel ]3.n. 31, 
1807. 

Children — 

1002. Sarah A. Anthony, b. — /;/. George Tyson. 

1003. Edward J. Anthony ( 1059), b. — , ;//. Mary Weaver of 
Providence. 

1004. Elisha D. Anthony, b. 

1005. Annie R. Anthony, b. 

1006. Abraham Anthony (988). ;//. Julia Tucker. 

Children— 

1007. Alary Anthony, b. — , ni. John Howland of Dartmouth, 

1008. Sarah Howland, b. 

1009. Lucy Howland, b. 

r\ 7- 

loio. Daniel Anthony (956), ;//. Lydia Macumber of West- 
port, May 30, 1798. 

Children — 

101 1. Alice Anthony, b. July lo, 1799, d. Aug. 28, j8i8. 

1012. Asa Anthony (1018), b. Dec. 6, 1800, //;. Huldah 
Griffin. 

1013. Childs Anthony, b. June 18, 1803, d. June 19, 1803. 

1014. Lydia M. Anthonv ( 1037), b. Apr. 3, 1806, //;. David 
Ray./Ui.a^5-/«'3/.i. ^^. r-ZjC/^. ci^<*^ — / ^'J- 

lOiS- Abigail Anthonv ( 1071 ), b. Apr. 11, 1808, ;;/. ALathew 
P. Coffin. >^^t''' /i<33' tfd. ftfr,/- Z'^^-^. 6^^iU^-c^, /♦.«j 

1016. Sarah Anthonv (1076), b. Dec. 14, 1810, m. Lewis 
Burtis. f'-^^' l-J- '^.i-/' <• ->t^' ^j'i1nf>. i^cl.^^^ >v. ^ . 

1017. Matilda Anthony, b. Xov. 5, 1817, /;/. Henry H. 
Mosher.f->. i-j. /jC7/. -<.. 'S'«-c- '/' fff^. tL^ ^*>f^r Al 

1018. Asa Anthony (1012). ni. Huldah Griffin, @«. 7, 1830, 
daughter of Gersham Griffin. 

Children — • . ^ /- 

1019. Maria|f( Anthony, b. June 29, 1831. ^ . i^ ^' >• t • ^ •< ^ ^' I'^^^'^^'i 
I02C. William G. Anthony (1025), b. May 13, 1834. //; | 

Susan E. Church. 

ANTHONY— In this city. .Tune 10 1955, 
William G. Anthony, husband of Ruth 
f,. (Cushman) Anthony. Residence 11 
Euclid Ave. Relatives and friends are 
invited to attend funeral services at 
the First Universalist Church. Wash- 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 121 

___i02i. Daniel M. Anthony (1029), b. Apr. 7, 1836, /;/. Char- 

^So)U^ lotte fimrtes, Rochester, N. Y. 

; 1022. Gideon Anthony (1034), h. Mar. 30, 1838. m. Mav 

^Si/t/i/t^, <i Griffin. 

^1023. Gersham Anthony, h. Mar. 30, 1838, d. Dec. 2Q, 1840, 

1024. Joseph S. Anthony, /). July 30, 1841, d. Nov. 14. 1865. 

1025. WilHam G. Anthony (1020), //;. Susan Church Apr, 
21, 1864. 

,: Children — 

1026. Grace H. Anthony, b. Oct. 31, 1868. 

', 1027. WilHam J. Anthony, b. Aug. 13, 1870, d. Dec. 6, 1871. 

. 1028. Clara M. Anthony, b. June 4, 1872, (/. Feh. 22, 1876. 

1029. Daniel M. Anthonv (1021), m. Charlotte Bowles, 
May 6, 1866, d. July 8. 1877. 

Children — 

103c. E. Burt Anthony, b. Apr. 26, 186^. 
1 03 1. Gertrude Anthony, b. Dec. 13. 1871. 
i032.'''*'"S«Wt Anthony, b. Aug. 10, 1876. 

1033. -£mHm Anthonv, b. Aug. 10, 1876. 
Crh-a rCoi-r^^ • 

1034. Gideon Anthonv (1022), ;//. Mav Griffin Dec. 30, 
1869. 

Children — 

1035. Bertha /\nthony. 

1036. Arthur Anthony. 

1037. Lydia M. Anthony (1014), ///. David Ray, Mav 5, 
1831. 

Children — 

1038. Francis H. Ray, b. Apr. 5, 1832, d. Jan. 18, 1862. 

1039. Daniel A. Ray, b. Aug. 21, 1833. 

1040. Albert D. Rav, b. Dec. 13, 1836, d. Mar. 10, i860, y ^ / 

1041. William A. Ray, b. Feb. 17, 1845.^, X^r.^ 'UL>^(Mt^'[f'^^' 

1042. Stephen M. Anthony (995), ///. Eliza W. Barker of 
Dartmouth. 

Children — 

1043. Hannah D. Anthony (1055), /;. — , //;. Arnold D. 
Sisson. 



122 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1044. Sophia \V. Anthony (1058), /;. — , ui. Zephaniah 
Barker. 

1045. Harriet Anthony, h. — , ///. Richard Ahny. 

1047. W'ilhani S. Anthony, b. 

1048. Daniel B. Anthony (996), ///. Maria L. Winslow. 

Children — 

1049. Lydia \y. Anthony (1051), b. — , ///. Georg-e T. 
Houg'h. 

1050. Hannah D. Anthony ( 1053), b. — , ///. Solan Cobb. 

1051. Lydia W. Anthony ( 1049), ///. George T. Hongh. 

Child— 

1052. George Anthony Hough, b. Nov. 27, 1868, in. — 
Beetle. 

1053. Hannah D. Anthcjny ( 1050), in. Solan Cobb. 

Chdd— 

1054. William A. Cobl). 

1055. Hannah D. Anthony ( 1043), ///. Arnold D. Sisson. 

Children — 

1056. Charles Sisson, b. 

1057. William A. Sisson, b. 

1058. Sophia W^ .\nthony ( 1044), ;//. Zephaniah Barker. 
Glens Falls, X. Y. 

1059.' I'^dward J. Anthony (1003), ///. Mary Weaver of Prov- 
idence. 

Chdd— 

1060. Annie R. Anthonv, b. 

1061. Daniel Anthony Ray ( 1039), ///. Rhila R. Sutton. 

Children — ■ 

1062. Lillie Ray, b. 

1063. Albert D. Ray, b. 

1064. Allen S. Ray, b. 

1065. Laura Ray, b. 
io65. Anna Ray, b. 

1067. William Ray ( 1068). b. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY " 123 

io6 8. William Ray ( 1067), iii. Lucy W. Shephard. 
Child re Ji — 

1069. Francis H. Ray, b. 

1070. A nnie Ray, b. 

107 1. Abigail Anthony ( 1015). in. Mathew P. Coffin May 8, 
1833. He d. Nov. 2, 1841. 

1072. Lydia A. Coffin, b. May 3, 1838, (/. Nov. 2, 1841. 

1073. Sarah M. Coffin ( 1074). b. July 12, 184 1. 

1074. Sarah Matilda Coffin ( 1073). ;//. Jonathan B. Phelps 
Oct. 2T,, 1867. 

Cluld— 

1075. Frederick M. Phelps, b. Aug. 2t,, 1871. 

1076. Sarah Anthony ( 1016), //;. Lewis Burtis Feb. 13, 1839. 

Children — ■ 

1077. \\'illiam A. Burtis, b. July 7, 1840. d. Feb. 13, 1841. 

1078. Lydia AL Burtis, b. Jan. 7, 1842, (/. Dec. 1, 1842. 

1079. Matilda L. Burtis (loSi), b. Aug. 31, 1845. 

1080. Sarah A. Burtis, b. Sept. 6, 1848. 

1081. Matilda L. Burtis (1079), ;;/. Thomas Dickinson Jr. 
Aug. 31, 1865. 

Children — 

1082. Grace A. Dickinson, b. Feb. 12, 1868, d. Nov. 12, 1870. 

1083. Sarah B. Dickinson, b. Apr. 24, 1870. 

1084. Gertrude E. Dickinson, b. Sept. 22, 1871. 

1085. Edith E. Dickinson, b. July 26, 1875. 

1086. Lewis B. Dickins(Mi, b. Dec. 20. 1876. (/. Dec. 22, 1876. 

1087. Humphrey Anthony (957), ni. Phebe Soule. b. June 
26, 1778, d. May 20. 1844. 

Children — 

.1088. William Penn Anthony, b. May 20. 18 14. d. Feb. 13, 

1847- 
1089. Sarah Soule Anthony ( 1090), b. Dec. lo. 181 5. 

109c. Sarah Soule Anthony ( 1089). ///. Abna Smith, a sea 

captain. 
Children — 

1 09 1. William P. Smith, b. — , (/. 

1092. David Smith, b. — , d. at sea. 

1093. Phebe Smith, b. — . ///. Seth T. Gifford. 



124 THE ANTHONY FAMHY 

1094. Ruth Anthony (958), ///. Barnabas Mosher. 

Childroi — 

1095. Rhoda Moslier (1103), b. — , ///. Thomas Mott. 
1096 
1097 
1098 
1099 
1 100 

I lOI 

1 102 



Abiel Mosher, b. — , in. Ruth Rider. 

Wilham Mosher ( 11 14), b. — , ///. Martha ]\Iosher. 

Abraham Mosher, /?. — , /;/. Annie Haight. 

Asa Mosher. b. — , 111. Phebe Haight. 

Barnal^as Mosher. b. — , ///. Honcn^ Bennet. 

Sarah Mosher, /;. — , ///. Richard Smith. 

Ruth Mosher, b. — , ;//. Orv Brooks. 



IT03. Rhoda Mosher ( 1095). ///. Thomas Mott. 

Children — 

1104. Ruth Mott, b. Sept. 8, 1799, ///. Russel Tripp. 

1 105. Rachel Mott. b. Oct. 11, 1800, ;;/. Harris Smith. 

1106. Sarah Mott, b. Jan. 21, 1804. m. EHas H. Ray. 

] 107. Adam Mott, b. Sept. 25, 1807, /;/. Betsy Patrick. 

1108. Benjamin Mott. b. ]May 10, 1810. 

1109. David Mott, b. Jan. 31, 1812, m. Lydia Carpenter. 

11 10. Judida Mott, b. Apr. 9, 1813, ;//. Horatio Carpenter 
nil. John Mott, b. July 30. 1815, ///. Charlotte Casey. 

1 1 12. Thomas Mott, b. July 2, 1818. 

1 1 13. Joseph Mott, b. Mar. 11, 1827. 

1114. \\'illiam Mosher (1097), ///. Martha ^losher. 

Children — 

1 1 15. Eliakin Mosher, b. — . ///. Anna Smith. 

1 1 1 6 

11 17 

1 1 18 
] 1 19 

1 120 

1 121 

1 122 

1 1 ^3 
1 124 



Barnabas Mosher. b. — , /;/. Matilda Rapley. 
Sarah Mosher, b. — , b. David Ashley. 
Mary Mosher, b. — , ;/;. Joseph Roberts. 
William B. Mosher, b. — , ///. Robey Howland. 
Alice A. Mosher, b. — , ///. David Mosher. 
Abraham E. Mosher, b. — , ;;/. Mary Van Tassell. 
Henry J. Mosher, b. — , in. Louisa. 
Isabel Mosher, b. Unmarried. 
Joseph Mosher. b. — , ///. Mary Ann Cornell. 



1125. Abigail Anthony (959), ///. Seth Hart. 

Children — 

1 126. Humphrey Hart. ??. 

1 127. Anthony Hart, b. 

1 1 28. Caleb Hart. b. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 125 

1 129. Edith Anthoriy (960), ;//. David Case, Feb. 19, 1794. 
She died Dec. 12, i860. He died July 2\, 1853. 

Children — 

1130. William A. Case ( 1135). h- — , ///. Jane Carpenter. 

1 131. John R. Case (1142). h. — , 77/. Roxanna Norton. 2d 
Elizabeth Morse. 

1 132. Abigail Case ( 1153), b- — , ni. Edward Healy. 

1 133. Sarah Case, h. — . 7/7. Phineas Carmaw. 

1 1 34. Anna Case (1165). h. — , 7/7. Smith Healy. 

1 135. AA'illiam A. Case ( 1130), 777. Jane Carpenter. 

Children — 

1 136. Caleb A. Case, h. 

1 137. Alary J. Case ( 1139), h. — , 777. Francis Hoag. 

1 138. Sarah A. Case, h. 

1 1 39. Alary Jane Case ( 1137), ni. Francis Hoag. 
Children. — 

1 140. Francis Hoag. 

1 14 1. William Hoag. 

1 142. John R. Case ( 1 131 ), son of David and Edith Anthony 
Case, b. July 6, 1804, 777. Roxanna Norton and Eliza- 
beth Morse. 

Children — 

1 143. Olivia Case, b. 

1 144. Ann Amelia Case ( 1147), b. — , 777. Henry King. 

1 145. John Case, b. 

1 146. Edith Case, b. 

1 147. Ann Amelia Case (1144'), 777. Henry King. 
Children — 

1 148. Henry King, b. 

1 149. Catherine King, b. 

1 1 50. Frank King, b. 

1 151. Francis King, b. 

1 1 52. Elizabeth King, b. 

1 153. Abigail Case (1132), 777. Edward Healy. 

Children — 

1 1 54. David Healy, b. 

1 155. Edwin Healy ( 1157), b.—, ui. Jane Parshall. 

1 156. Mary S. Healy (1162), 777. Thomas Brooks. 



126 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1 157. Edwin Healy ( 1155). ///. Jane Parshall. 
Children — ■ 

1 1 58. Mary Jane Healy, b. 

1 1 59. Edith Healy, b. 

1 160. Elizabeth Healy. /?. 

1 161. Edward Healy, b. 

1 162. Mary S. Healy (1156), in. Thomas Brooks. 
Children — 

1163. Adeline Brooks b. 

1 164. Edward Brooks, b. 

1 165. Anna Case (1134), ;//. Smith Healey. 
Children — 

1166. Edith Healey, b. 

1 167. Elizabeth Healey, b. 

1 168. Mary Anthony (949), dangiiter of William and Alice 
Eddy Anthony, b. in Dartmonth Apr. 24, 1739, d. in 

P , N. Y., Apr. I, 1820, ///. Samnel Smith, Jan. 

I, 1 76 1. 

CJiildren — 

1169. Deborah Smith (1188), b. Nov. 14, 1762, ;//. James 
Rogers, d. May 11, 181 3. 

1170. Abraham Smith, b. Oct. 14, 1764. 
1171 
1172 

1173 
1 174 

1175 
1 176 



Sarah Smith, b. Feb. 6, 1767. 

Abip-ail Smith, b. ]\Iar. 30. 1769, //;. Richard Sanford. 
Jirah Smith, b. Jan. 29, 1772. 
Samnel Smith. Jr., b. May 25, 1774. 
Benjamin Smith, /;. Alay 30, 1777. 
Alary Smith (1177), b. Nov. 12, 1780, ///. John H. 
Reese, d. Dec. 26, 1875. 



1 177. Mary Smith ( 1 176), /;/. John H. Reese of Pern, X. Y., 
Oct. 21, 1805. 

CJiildren — 

1 178. Deborah S. Reese (1182), b. Nov. 25, 181 1, ni. Abra- 
ham Orvis. 

1 179. Stephen S. Reese (1202), b. Apr. 20, 1818. //;. Harriet 
N. Lancaster. 

1 180. Ruth H. Reese, b. Jan. 15. 1820, /;/. J. \\\ Bowen. d. 
Aug. 3' 1855. 

1 181. Charles W. Reese, b. Apr. 6, 1824, d. Dec. 3. 1846. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



12' 



1 182. Deborah S. Reese ( 1178), ///. Abraham Orvis of Fer- 
risburg. Vt., May 24. 1839. 

Children — 

1 183. Emma R. Orvis, h. May 21, 1840, ///. Abraham H. 
Truesdeh. 

1 184. FrankHn R. Orvis (1196), /;. Feb. 9, 1842, ///. Susan 
A. Swift. 

1 185. Edwin R. Orvis, h. Jan. ly, ^844. 

1 186. John L. Orvis (1199), h. Nov. 3, 1845, '"■ Ehzabetli 
Eustice. 

1 187. Charles M. Orvis, h. Oct. 26. 1850. 

1188. Deborah Smith (1169), 111. lames Rogers, Sept. 5, 
1787. 

Children — 

1 189. Deborah Rogers, h. Aug. 22,, 1788, ///. Jacob Willets. 

1 190. James Rogers, h. May 16, 1790, d. June 14, 1832. 

1 191. Mary Rogers, b. July 19, 1792, 77/. Mahlon Strickland. 

1 192. Hannah Rogers, h. June 13, 1794. ni. Samuel Reese, (/. 
Mar. 21, 1840. 

1 193. Samuel Rogers, b. Jan. 27, 1797. 

1 194. Rohda Rogers, b. June 26, 1799, 7//. Flias Degorma, d. 
Sept. 15, 1873. 

1 195. Thomas Rogers, b. Jan. 9, 1802. 

1 196. Franklin Orvis ( 1184), son of Abraham and Deborah 
Smith Orvis, b. Feb. 9, 1842, ;//. Susanna Swift of 
Chicago, Mar. 8, 1870. 

CJiUdrcn — 

1 197. Julia S. Orvis, b. Nov. 22, 1872. 

1198. Gertrude Orvis, b. Jan. 16, 1875. 

1199. John L. Orvis (1186), son of Abraham and Deborah 
Smith Orvis, b. Nov. 3, 1845, "'• -'^^^^'^ Elizabeth Eus- 
tice, Oct. 15, 1872. 

Children — 

1200. Elizabeth E. Orvis, b. Sept. 27, 1874. 

1 20 1. Edwin E. Orvis, b. Mar. 15, 1876. 

1202. Stephen S. Reese (1179), son of John H. and Mary 
Smith Reese, b. Apr. 20, 181 8. ni. Harriet N. Lancaster 
Oct. 6, 1844, at Augusta, Me. 



128 THE ANTHONY FA\HLY 

Children — 

1203. Alary H. Reese, h. Nov. 9, 1848. 

1204. Ang-usta Reese ( 1208), h. Oct. 21, 1S51, in. Beverly 
Eaton. 

1205. Caddie Reese, b. Aug. 15, 1854. 

1206. Ruth Hull Reese, b. Sept. 22, 1858, ///. J. W. Bowen. 

1207. William E. Reese, b. May 22, 1861. 

1208. Augusta Reese (1204). ///. Beverly Eaton Dec. 17, 
1874. 

Children — 

1209. Clara Ethelyn Eaton, b. Feb. 17, 1876. 

1 2 10. Ruth Hull Reese ( 1206), ///. J. W. Bowen in 1849, 
died Aug. 3, 1855. 

Children — 

]2ii. Charles \\'. Bowen, b. June 20, 1751. ///. Marcie 
Waldron. 

12 1 2. William A. Bowen, b. Apr. i. 175.3. 

1213. Zephaniah Anthony (950), son of William and Alice 
Eddy Anthony, b. — , ///. Waite Allen. Built the hrst 
house in Troy, X. ^'., and lix'ed there. 

Children — 

1214. Alary Anthony, b. — , ;//. Benjamin Scovil. 

1215. Asa Anthony, b. — , ///. Three daughters, one son, 
Charles H. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 129 

SECTION EIGHT. 



I. Gen. (i) John Anthony (11), h. 1607, ui. Susanna Potter. 
:^ Gen. (6) Abraham Anthony ( 176), h. 1650, ///. AHce 
Wodell. 

3. Gen. (180) WilHam Anthony (191), h. 1675, ;//. Mary 

Coggeshall. 

4. Gen. (201) Wilham Anthony, Jr. (947), b. 1709, in. AHce 

Eddy. 

5. Gen. (951) David Anthony (1216). b. 1747, ni. JuiHth 

Hicks. 
6 Gen. (T217) EHhn Anthony (1226), b. 1768, in. Lydia 
Mason. 

All the history we have of William Anthony, Jr., is that 
he was born in 1709, in. Alice Eddy of Swansey, but lived and 
died at Dartmouth, Mass. He had three sons and one daugh- 
ter. His youngest son, David, and family came to East 
Hoosic (now called Adams, Mass.) in Revoluntionary times, 
and settled at Cheshire harbor under the base of Greylock 
mountain, the highest peak of the range. Green Mountains, 
in Massachusetts. In the year 1775, William Anthony came 
from the ocean washed shores of Dartmouth to the fertile val- 
leys and rock ribbed mountains of Hoosic, covered with prime- 
val forest trees, to visit his son David and family, and he 
became so enthused with the new country and its advantages, 
that he wrote a poetical description of the town, containing 
twenty-one verses. The copy was lost but was rewritten from 
the memory of his grandson. Elihu Anthony, in his extreme 
old age, when he could only recall a few lines at a time. We 
are indebted to Abby Haviland, granddaughter of Elihu, now 
Mrs. Calvin Mason of Glens Falls, N. Y., for noting down the 
following verses : 

Between two lofty mountains high, A road is laid on either side; 

Where the windy vapors fly, The western road the post doth ride, 

y\nd clouds do break as they pass by, And woeful tiding he doth bring 

There doth the land of Hoosick ly. Of civil wars against the king. 

Two armies ready to fight, 

■a ^ iU i • i-j And each contending for the right. 

Between those mounts a river glides, ® ^ 

With level land on either side, ^., Mae-i'^trate declares asrain 

And this they call their intervale; ine Magistrate aeciareb again 

-ri I -I \ ., . f I He bareth not his sword in vain. 

The soil is deep, not apt to fail. ^y,^^„ ^^^ glittering sword he draws 

He cries, '"go maintain your Master's 
This river runs through lower ground, cause." 

Extends to Hoosick's northern bound, 

Then westerly it steers its course, But on this subject I'll not dwell. 

And other rivers unite its force. It's too long a story here to tell. 

]\Ieets North river above Albany, Now, then, the present p"an persue. 

Then runs South into the sea. Take vip again the thread anew. 

—10- 



I30 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

JJetween those mounts, that distant lay, Where the water doeth overflow 
There dwells the ravenous beast of prey: It makes the grass and lillies grow. 
In caves and dens by day thev sleep. One thing bad I confess, indeed, 

r.y night destroy their lambs and sheep. There hath got m a yellow weed. 

in those frightful deserts, and there lUit their land is seeded over 

Doeth dwell the catamount and bear. With herds, grass and white clover. 
Likewise the fine delightful deer. Their timber is straight and very tal , 

Which oft the hunter's heart doeth cheer, And some there be that s large withal. 

When they go out and have good luck. Their maple trees in spring they tap, 
Come lugging home a good fat buck. And in great plenty draw the sap. 

In all the land among bush or brake And when the sap is thus conveyed, 

There dwells no large nor harmful snake. The hardened juice, the sugar made. 

Not plagued by hawks, nor scart by owls, They girdle trees and harrow grain, 
But cunning foxes catch their fowls, And twenty fold returns again. 

Their houses, plain, not very high. If rustling winds doth blow a breeze, 

And little rivers running by. It rattles down the girdle trees. 

Some ran so near, hard by their doors, If cattle they be standing under. 
They could be brought upon their floors. It kills them dead almost like thunder; 
P.eneath those mountains springs do rise, Some are killed as dead as stones. 
And little rivers, circling wise, And some escape with broken bones. 

Run trickling down the hills, By what I hear and understand 

Some large enough to carry mills: Mast Hoosiek is a fruitful land, 

r.y trenching they are carried around I'.y that account we may suppose 

And overflow the' lower ground. It buds and blossoms like tlie rose. 

There is rich valleys and fruitful hills: In winter it's covered with snow, 

Living springs from these distids. In spring doeth overflow. 

Which may be carried with much ease In summer flourish and grow, 

All round' about just where they please. In fall large crops bestow. 

Now I desire some able hand. 
That's acquainted with Hoosiek land, 
To write me back a letter. 
Draw a plan and describe it better. 

I2]6. David Anthony (951). son of \\'illiam and Alice Eddy 
Anthony, was born at Dartmouth. Mass.. May 6, 1747. 
He married Judith Hicks, a niece of EHas Hicks, the 
. noted Ouakei- i)reacher. "^^^^^^ qj^^^^^^-^^-tQu/^^^tJU^ ^* 

He removed to Adams. Mass., at the l^reaking out of the ;V^i-uA-^ ■ 
Revolution, locating- on the road directly west of the Cheshire 
Harbor, at the time of the Battle of Bennington, twenty miles 
awav. when the Green Mountain boys turned out with such 
weapons as they could procure and hastened to the scene o f ac- 
tion. Tudith Anthony collected her pewter ware and other 
valuables, placed them in her brass kettle and buried them in 
the cellar of their log house, as was done by all the neighboring 
women, each telling the other of the burying place in case any 
survived they could have the benefit of their only treasures. 
But the Green Mountain boys were victorious and when the 
post boy came running his horse along the west road, shouting 
at every house, "AX'e've beat 'em!" "We've beat 'em!" peace 
was again restored. They remained in their present location 
until the division of the Quakers, when he went to live with 
his orthodox son. Elihu Anthony, Greenfield, Saratoga County. 
X. v.. where he died at the age of 84 years. His wife died in 

:Po.^ ^^^uJU-f^" <^^^^^ "^^^^ ^^ ^^ ^c£Z^^ 



THE ANTHONY FAJIHLY 



I^T 



Adams, Mass., in 1818. There is only one descendant livino- 
today that ever saw David Anthony.' His grandson, Hun> 
phrey Anthony, Jr., now Hving in Adams, Alass., relates that 
when a boy he ran away from home to a neighbor's house and 
grandfather David got after him: stepping behind an open 
door, he gave grandpa the go-by. But the supposition is that 
grandpap used his cane to a good advantage, as Humphrey is 
nearly four score years old and has never been known to run 
away from home since. 

Children — 

1217. Elihu Anthony (1226), /;. Mav 5, 1768, m. Lvdia Ma- 
son, d. Apr. 18, 1863. u-yau^*^^^^^ ' 

1218. Humphrey Anthony (1622), h. Feb. 3, 1770, ///. Han- 
nah Lapham, d. May 13, 1866. ^ -t^- /7f3 

I2ig. Susanna Anthony. /;. Dec. 2, 1771, d. Apr. 2/, 1792. 

1220. Hannah Anthony, b. Sept. 25, 1773. 

1221. Comfort Anthony, h. Aug. 13, 1775. d. Xov. 14, 1791. 

1222. John Anthony ( 1979), b. June 29^ 1777, '"• Susanna 
Alen. 

1223. Abraham Anthony, b. Jan. 2/, 1780, (7. Mar. 3, 1798. 

1224. Abigail Anthonv, b. Sept. 8, 1781, ///. Joseph Shave, d. 
Nov. 26, 1806. r^xo9^tz^oo^ /u- 

1225. David Anthony, Jr., b. July 2y, 1784. m. Phebe Tur- 
ner, ^'^i' Jcu^rl£ji- JiMJiA d' UnI,//^/g'^^ 

1226. Elihu Anthony ( 1217), son of David and Judith Hicks 
Anthony, ///.(Lydia Mason, b. July 17, 1769^ fl^hn. I ^4v, /^ /jj- e, 3 

Was one of the foremost ministers in the Friend's society 
and he had few, if any, superiors in the New York yearly 
meeting. He was one of the four who organized the first 
Total Abstinence Temperance Society in the United States. 
His home was noted for its hospitality, and ministers and 
other members of the monthly, quarterly and yearly meetings 
\\-ere his frequent visitors. This gave the family advantages 
enjoyed by few others. He was a good farmer and mechanic 
and manufactured a large amount of axes, scythes, hoes, and 
sleigh-shoes, which found ready market all over the country. 

At that time the daughters, as well as the sons, were taught 
to make themselves useful and no girl was thought to be 
worthy of a husband until she had a pillow case full of stock- 
ings and mittens of her own knitting and a chest full of sheets. 
pillow-cases, and counterpanes of her own weaving — the ma- 
terial was either wool or flax or a mixture of the two called 



132 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(1226) Elihu Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



133 



linsey-woolsey — the girls spun the flax direct, the wool from 
rolls carded at the mills. Cotton clothes were very costly and 
seldom seen. 

Elihu Anthony was an independent, conscientious preacher, 
often walking long distances to fulfill his life-long mission. 
He had conscientious scruples about having his picture taken 
and never would consent until he received a letter signed by 
twenty-two of his progeny attending one district school in 
California. The photograph of Elihu Anthony is the first one 
in the album, not only in the Anthony family, but of 
Quaker's and Quaker loving people. He died in 1863, aged 
95 years. His wife died Mar. 4, 1848. 

Children — 

1227. Benjamin Anthonv ( 1239), h. Oct. 29, 1790, ;//. Anna 
Odell Mar. 5, 181 2, d. Dec. 7, 1829. 

1228. Asa Anthony (1289), b. Mav 25, 1793, ///. Sarah 
Odell, d. July 14, 1869. 

1229. Judith Anthony (1410), b. Jan. 18, 1795, ///. James 
Alen, d. Apr. 3, 1872. 

1230. John Mason Anthony (1482), b. May 8, 1797. in. 
Mary Alen. 

1231. Hannah Anthony (157J), b. Apr. 2, 1799, ///. David 
Haviland. 

1232. David Anthony (1581), b. July 30. 1801, ///. Eliza 
Willets, d. Feb. 4, 1874. 

1233. Mason Anthony ( 1594), b. June 7, 1803, ni. Hannah 
Green, d. Apr. 6, 1863. a. . 

1234. Lydia^Xnthony. b. Sept. 2, 1805, ;//. David Robinson. (j-^f-J I 

1235. Abigail Anthony, b. Mar. 17, 1809, in. Amos Willets. 
lived only three years after marriage. 

1236. Elihu Anthony, Jr., b. Sept. 15, 1811, d. in N. C^ro-{/Sf9) 
lina, Nov. 8, 1834. 

1237. Mary Anthony, b. Nov. 24, 1814, ;//. Benjamin An^el. \{ ^ ° <^) 

1238. Eliza Anthony, /;. Feb. 22, 1818, m. Richard Mott. (/ la 0(0) 

1239. Benjamin Anthony (1227), son of Elihu and Lydia 
Mason Anthony, ///. Anna Odell, daughter of William 
and Cynthia Odell. He was a mechanic and manu- 
factured scvthes and hoes at Mayfield, N. Y. He was 
a man that kept well posted in the l\mc:> of the day, re- 
ligiously and politically. He was a Quaker, genial- 
good conversationalist, and beloved by all that knew 
him. He died Dec. 7, 1829, at the age of 39 years. 
His wife died Apr. 3, 1863, aged 78. 



134 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Children — 

1240. William Anthony (1245), ^^- l-^^^- -i- 1812, ui. Caro- 
line Williams. 

1241. Cynthia Anthony (1272), h. Nov. 16, 1814. unmarried 

1242. Phebe Anthony, b. Oct. 14. 181 6. died at 27. 

1243. Benjamin Anthony, Jr. ( \2y^), b. Mar. 3, 1882, m. 
Elizabeth Cole. 

1244. George T. Anthony ( 1285), b. June 9, 1824, m. Rosa 
Lyon. 

1245. \\'illiam Anthony (1240). son of Benjamin (1239). 

The name of Anthony is historic in connection with the 
work of Good Temi)lary in Calif(Mmia. The founder of the 
order on this coast is Richard W^illiams, wh() organized Pacific 
Lodge No. I, at Santa Cruz. Feb. 22, 1855. He was the 
brother of Mrs. Caroline Anthony, mother of F. A. Anthony 
of Livermore, who, together with his wife, are recognized as 
the most active workers within the order. Upon the Charter 
Plate of the "Old Pacific" are the names of William Anthony, 
Caroline Anthony, Elihu Anthony, and vSarah Anthony. The 
"Rescue" of Nov., 1887, chronicled the decease of Richard 
Williams whicli occurred Oct. 15, 1887, at Santa Cruz. Mrs, 
Caroline Anthony died at the home of her son in Livermore, 
Oct. 10, 1888, and now a year later the sad intelligence of the 
death of William Anthony, the last of tlie trio who were pio- 
neers of the order upon this coast. William Anthony, like his 
good wife who so recently preceded him, passed away at the 
home of their son in Livermore, Jan. 12, 1890, literally falling 
asleep, as the precise moment of his demise is not known. He 
was a native of New York. In early life he built an extensive 
foundry business at Union Springs, Cayuga County. He 
came to California in 1854, oi)erating in Santa Cruz, the first 
foundry built outside of San Francisco. He built a handsome 
residence here and held several positions of trust. In 1865 he 
was elected member of the Legislature from Santa Cruz Co. 
He was appointed U. S. revenue assessor under the administra- 
tion of President Lincoln and served three years and six 
months. He was a brother of Ex-Governor Geo. T. Anthony 
of Kansas. He leaves three sons and two daughters. .\ man 
of energy, ability and industry. He was a religious man 
and an earnest advocate of morality and sobriety, very social, 
a good speaker, and a ready conversationalist. His flow and 
grace of language drew all to him that heard him. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY ■ 135 

Children — 

1246. Charles W. Anthony ( 1254). b. May 29, 1843, '"• 
Fannie H. Janes. 

1247. Anna S. Anthony, b. Oct. 26, 1844, <''• Ji-ilV' ^^53- 

1248. Frederick A. Anthony (1256), b. May 14, 1846. m. 
Sophia Newel. 

1249. Inez E. Anthony, b. Jan. 24, 1848, (/. Oct. 26. 1852. 

1250. Lonise Phoebie Anthony ( 1257), b. Ang. 5, 1849, in. 
William H. Bias. [/%(»^£) 

1251. Florence Adell Anthony b. Jnne 11, 1851, ///. Robert 
B. Bias. 

1252. Lanra F. Anthony, b. Feb. 7, 1859, cL May 2. 1863. 

1253. Arthur K. Anthony (1269), b. Aug. 8, 1864, ///. Min- 
nie E. Buckelew. 

1254. Charles W. Anthony (1246) was born in Cnion 
Springs, Cayuga County, X. Y., removed with his par- 
ents in 1854 to Santa Cruz, California, where he grew 
to manhood, learning the tinsmith's trade, by means of 
which he was enabled to secure a collegiate training. 

Entered Oakland College school Apr. 1864. Entered the 
College of California June, 1865, and graduated from the Uni- 
versity of California, valedictorian of the class of 1870. Grad- 
uated from the San Francisco Theological Seminary ( Pres- 
byterian ) 1873, ordained in April of the same year and set- 
tled in Livermore, Cal. Married in 1877, Fannie H. Janes, 
daughter of Nelson L. and Harriett Janes of Aurora. 111., b. 
Nov. 16, 1842, and removed to Illinois in 1879. He was pas- 
tor of the Second Presbyterian church of Duluth for three 
years and since 1886 has been settled at Franklin Grove, 111., 
in active ministry. He has been the means of erecting three 
fine churches during his ministry, two in California and one in 
Franklin Grove. They have one daughter, Maude H. An- 
thony, born Jan. 12, 187c). (In colles'e at Wheaton, 111., at 
this writing, Jan. i, 1896.) 

1255. Alaude Harriet Anthony, Teacher of Biology. 

1256.- Frederick Anthony (1248), in. Mary Sophia Newel, 
dan. of Charles Newel, Feb. 28, 1872. She was born 
Feb. 3, 1850, in New^ York City. He came with his 
parents to Santa Cruz in 1854, Avhere he resided until 
the winter of 1869, when he removed to Livermore, 
Cal., and engaged in the store and hardware business. 
He is now and has been for a number of years general 
sec'y. T. O. G. T. State Cal. and editor of the Rescue. 



136 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

12^^. Louise Phoebie Anthony (1250), m. William H. Bias 
of Santa Cruz, Cal. Occupation, general merchandise 
and County Treasurer. 

Children — 

1258. Florence Adel Bias ( 1266), h. Nov. 30, 1869, vi. Jack- 
son G. Crooks 1894, /;/. Robert S. Browne, 1899. 

1259. Clarence H. Bias, h. Apr. 20, 1871, (/. May 13, 1884, 
1260 
1261 
1262 
1263 
1264 
1265 



Herbert James Bias, h. July 2, 1872, d. Jan. 28, 1902. 

Carolyn Isabella Bias, b. Dec. 10, 1873. 

Alice M. Bias, h. Apr. 4, 1875, d. Jan. 13, 1884. 

Ralph W. Bias, h. Oct. 15, 1877. 

Anna Louise Bias, b. Sept. 26, 1880. 

Stanley Clayton Bias, b. May 2, 1885. 



1266. Florence Adel Bias (1258), m. Jackson G. Crook in 
1894. Married Robert S. Browne in 1899. 

Children — 

/i, (e(i^ Jackson B. Crook, b. ^lar. 5, 1895. 

/'XG(o^ Florence Adell Anthony (1251), ///. Robert B. Bias, 
in 1871- Farmer in Santa Cruz, Cal. 
Children — 

1267. Charles E. Bias, /'. June 29, 1872. 

1268. Edwin A. Bias, b. June 22, 1877. 

1269. Arthur Kellogg Anthony (1253), ///. Minnie Elliot 
Buckelow, June 11, 1891, dan. of William Cogan 
Buckelow, Berkeley, Cal. 

Children — 

1270. Arthur Bruse Anthony, b. May 22, 1892. 

1 27 1. Donald Eliot Anthony, b. Nov. 30, 1899. 

1272. Cynthia Anthony (1241), b. Nov. 16, 1814, only dau. 
of Benjamin and Annie Odell Anthony, now living in 
1896, was born at Greenfield, Saratoga Co., N. Y. She 
went to Mayfield, Fulton Co., N. Y., at the age of six 
vears, where her father died at the age of 40. 

Three vears after her father's death, returned to Greenfield 
■ and at the age of eighteen commenced teaching school at that 
l^lace. After teaching ten years went to Union Springs, from 
, there to Medina, Orleans Co. Caring for sick mother until 
her death in 1863. She was then engaged by the American 
Missionarv Society and sent to W^ilmington, New Lebanon 
Co., North Carolina, as matron in the Brewer Colored Orphan 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



137 



Asylum. She was supported by the Presbyterian Church of 
Medina. Her health failing", she came north and recovering, 
she returned to establish a school in Ruthford Co., among- the 
jjoor whites, teaching five months in a log- schoolhonse, with no 
windows, except one log sawed out of the side to let the light 
shine in onto the board desks, that were placed underneath. 
Getting this school in successful operation, she went to estab- 
lish a school in Guilford Co., under the auspices of the friends 
of the Philadelphia Freedman's Association ; built a school- 
house and taught five years, then to Andrew's Grove, Randolph 
Co., and taught four years. She was then stationed at Hig-h 
Point, six miles from Greenshore. Sabbath schools and Bands 
of Hope were established in every school and temperance work 
every Sabbath afternoon. The evening previous to the elec- 
tion, license or no license, she called the colored voters and 
wives together and gave them a lecture. At the close she asked 
all that would pledge themselves to vote against whiskey to 
stand on their feet. They all responded as by magic, gesticu- 
lating and ejaculating. "If de Lawd let me live. Miss Anthony, 
I vote de dry ticket tomorrow," and they kept their word and 
the town went "No License." She died May i, 1897. 



1273. Benjamin Mason Anthony. Jr. (1243). h. at Mayfield, 
N. Y., Mar. 3, 1822, son of Benjamin and Annie Odell 
Anthony, ;;/. Elizabeth S. Cole, dan. of John and Cath- 
erine Cole, of Salisbury, Herkimer County. N. Y.. 
Sept. 5, 1859. He died in Detroit, ^lich.. May 5, 1877, 
at 79 Winder St. 

Children — 

1274. Anna Anthonv ( 1277), b. Feb. 18. 1861. iii. Homer 
O. McGraw. Oct. i, 1884. at Detroit. 

1275. Ellen Anthony, b. Apr. 13, 1862, d. May 31, 1862. 

1276. Howard B. Anthony (1282), b. Mar. 22, 1868, in. 
Mary S. Fairbairn. Jan. 8. 1891, Detroit. 



1277. Anna Anthonv ( 1-74). "i- Homer O. McGraw, Oct. 
I, 1884. 

Children — 

1278. Howard A. McGraw. b. Apr. 2, 1887, at Detroit. 

1279. William H. McGraw, b. Jan. 3, 1895, at Detroit. 

1280. Elizabeth McGraw, b. Oct. 17, 1900. 

1 28 1. Margurette McGraw, b. Sept. 23, 1902. 



u^ 



THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 




(1285) George T. Anthony, 

Ex-Governor Kansas 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 139 

1282. Howard Benjamin Anthony ( I-276), son of Benjamin 
Mason and Elizabeth Cole Anthony, ;//. Mary S. Fair- 
bairn, Jan. 8, 1891, dau. of Walter and Margaret Fair- 
bairn. 

Children — 

1283. Margaret Elizabeth Anthony, h. Xov. ly, 1895. 

1284. Marion Anthony, b. Sept. 16,. 1900. 

1285. George T. Anthony ( 1244), h. Jnne 9. 1824, son of 
Benjamin and Alice Odell Anthony, //;. Rosa A. Lyon, 

dan. of and Deborah Lyon, h. Nov. 11, 1824, 

///. Dec. 14, 1852. 

Children — 

1286. George H. Anthony, h. Feb. 14, 1854, ///. Emma Pnt- 
man, dan. of Edson C. and Elizabeth Putman, h. Aug. 
29, 1853, at Pittsbnrg, Pa., ni. Ang. 29, 1873, at Leav- 
enworth, Kan. 

Chddrcn — 

1287. Anna E. Anthony, b. Aug. 2, 1874, at Leavenworth, 
Kan., ni. at Chicago Oct. 7, 1903, to Leonard S. Drake. 

1288. Alma M. Anthony, b. Jan. 2, 1878. 



EX-GOVERNOR GEORGE T. ANTHONY. 

GEORGE T. ANTHONY (1244), youngest son of Ben- 
jamin and Alice Odell Anthony, was born Jnne 9, 1824, in 
Alayfield, Fulton County, N. Y., married Rosa A. Lyon. He 
was born of orthodox Quaker parents, as was his distmguished 
cousin, Susan B. Anthony. 

He spent his boyhood in Maytield where he recei\'ed a lim- 
ited school education, working on a farm summers and attend- 
ing school winters. In his eighteenth year he Ijegan learning 
the tin and hardware trade, which he followed for five years. 
He then served two years as clerk in a hardware store. Sub- 
sequently he became a tin and hardware merchant, engaging in 
the manufacture of stoves and agricultural implements for a 
period of nine vears, when he entered the commission business 
in New York citv. He also served as a recruiting and enlist- 
ing officer for the war and four days he recruited and fitted to 
its maximum the Seventh N. Y. Independent Battery. He was 
mustered into service as Captain with the 'Battery, Aug. 26, 
1862, serving with it until the close of the war. He was bre- 



I40 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

vetted Major for meritorious and gallant services in the last 
campaign and was mustered out of service. June 12, 1865. He 
removed to Leavenworth, Kansas, in November, 1865;, and was 
editor of the "Leavenworth Daily Bulletin and Daily Conser- 
vative" papers that were finally merged into the "Leavenworth 
Times." For six years he was editor and publisher of the 
"Kansas Fanner." He was appointed Laiited States Revenue 
Collector by President Johnston and was president of the Kan- 
sas State Board of Agriculture and of the State Board of Cen- 
tennial Managers for the State of Kansas, in which offices he 
was serving at the time of his election as governor of the State 
of Kansas, Nov. 17, 1876. Since his retirement from the 
gubernatorial chair he has been engaged in active railroading 
in old Mexico, and his connection with the new and most im- 
portant Kansas City Feeder, the Kansas City, Wyandotte and 
North W^estern Railway, cannot fail to prove of great and 
permanent \'alue to that enterprise. 

With but two successful rivals in the state as a public speak- 
er. Gen. Blair and Senator Ingalls, Gov. Anthony indulges in 
no gush of sentiment, but wdiere he shines most is before a syn- 
dicate of hard-headed old millionaires, when compelling them 
to loose their purse strings for some great enterprise that de- 
\-elo])s states, builds up communities, and causes the busy hum 
01 industry to be heard all over the land. 

He is at this time a member of the state legislature, and the 
honor of being the biggest, brainiest governor Kansas has ever 
had, during the first quarter century of her history, has been 
justly awarded to George T. Anthony. 

Ex-Gov. George T. Anthony, who died at Topeka, was 
one of the strong men of Kansas. He went to the 
state in the great wave of emigration that in the years after 
the war carried so many ex-Union soldiers to the newer states 
of the West. Most of them were strong Republicans, and An- 
thony was one of the most aggressive of those wdio located in 
Kansas. The peoi)le of that state liked a fighter, and before he 
had been seven years in the state, he was nominated Republican 
candidate for governor. 

He had his enemies in his own party, and keeping up the 
fight with them, was not re-nominated. He went from the 
go\'ernorship into the building and management of railroads. 
The northern division of the Mexican Central Railroad from 
El Paso to Chihuahua was built under his supervision and 
direction. He had great influence over the Mexican officials 
and people, and great ingenuity and energy in overcoming 
difficulties. He was one of the first men to grapple with the 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 141 

prol)lem of constructing railroads across the desert and he 
solved it in a very satisfactory way. 

At the opening of the road he made at Chihuahua one of 
the most impressive and eloquent addresses on political and 
commercial relations of the two republics, and it had great 
effect in creating a sentiment in Mexico favorable to railroads 
built by Americans. ?Ie was a strong man intellectually and 
physically. He was one of the best speakers in the West ; was 
the sort of a man to make devoted friends and bitter enemies ; 
was of the old school of partisians, w'ith special liking for con- 
troversy, was a good administrative officer and a loyal friend 
of Kansas. 



142 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

SECTION NINE. 



CALIFORNIA BRANCH. 



ASA AXTHOXY AND DESCENDANTS. 

1289. Asa Anthony. (1228), h. May 25. 1794, son of Elilui 
and Lydia Mason Anthony, 77/. Sarah Odell, h. Oct. 16. 
1789. He was born in North Adams. Mass., and 
reared in Greenfield, Saratoga Co., N. Y. He moved 
successively to Western New York, to Fort \Vayne. 
Ind., in 1838, and to California, in 1855, taking the 
overland route, part of his family going by steamer 
from New York. They all married in Indiana, except 
Charles V., who married in California. He died July 
14, 1869, and was buried beside his wife, who preced- 
ed him in death about 12 years. She died May 25, 1858. 

Child veil — 

1290. Lydia A. Anthony ( 1296), b. Aug. 5. 1815. in. J. H. 
Alexander. 

1291. Elihu Anthony (1299), h. Nov. 30, 1818. in. Sarah 
Vanande. 

1292. George T. Anthony (1313). /'. Sept. 27, 1820. 77/ 
Hannah Hurd. 

1293. Harriet W. Anthony (1357). h. Apr. i, 1823, 77;. 
Louis Hinton. 

1294. Amanda M. Anthony (1387), h. July 22. 1825. 777. 
David Pringie. 

1295. Chase \\)lney Antliony (1394), h. Feb. 22, 1831, 7/7. 
Nioba Bennett. 

1296. Lydia Anthony (T290), 777. J. H. Alexander, June 2^. 
1839. h. June 16, 18 12, (/. Jan., 1850, leaving two 
children. In 1853 777. Isaac Burnett. He was b. July 
24, 1818. A millwright l)y trade. He served three 
years in the Mexican war and suffered untold misery 
from a wound made by a poisoned ball. He also served 
in the rebellion and traveled from Indiana to Califor- 
nia o\"erland route across the plains. 

Child yen — 

1297. Harriet E. Alexander, b. Aug. 21. 1845. m. J. A. Dav- 
idson. 

1298. Amelia ^I. Alexander, b. Feb. 17. 1-848, 777. Price 
Dempsy. 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY . 143 

1299. Elihu Anthony (1291), m. Sarah Vanande, Dec. 24, 
1845. She was born Apr. 9. 181 9. He went to Cal- 
ifornia from Iowa in 1847 Jicross the plains. He repre- 
sented Santa Cruz in the State Legislature in 1880-81. 
and was the first postmaster in Santa Cruz and first 
treasurer of the county. Both offices were held bv him 
for many years. 

Cliildrcn — 

1300. Louisa Anthony (1305). h. Oct. 7. 1845. '"• \\ ilbur 
Huntington. 

1 301. Bascom Anthony, h. Oct. 2y, 1847. ^^- 1892. 

1302. Almond Anthony (1310), b. June 9. 1849, '''■ J- E. 
Sullivan. 

1303. Gilbert Anthony, b. June 2. 1851, d. 1892. 

1304. Frank Anthony, b. Dec. 12. 1855. 

1305. Louisa Anthony ( 1300), ///. Wilbur Huntington. Sept. 
8, 1867, at Santa Cruz, son of Moses Huntington, b. 
May 21, 1838. 

Children — 

1306. Nellie A. Huntington, b. Oct. 29. 1869. 

1307. Wilbur Huntington, b. Apr. 27, 1872. 

1308. Frank Huntington, b. Apr. 24, 1874. 

1309. Emma Huntington, b. June 2. 1877. 

13 10. Almond Anthonv (1^02), ///. ]. E. Sulivan. June 8, 
1874. 

Child re II — 

131 1. Elihu Anthony, b. Jnly, 1875. 

13 1 2. Willie Anthony, b. Oct., 1876. 

1313. George T. Anthony (1292), b. Sept. 27, 1820. Son 
of Asa and Sarah Odell Anthony, ;;/. Hannah Hurd. 
June 18, 1840, at Fort Wayne. Ind. Live in Lompoc. 
Cal. She was b. Dec. 24, 1820. 

Children — 

13 14. Asa Anthony, b. May 22, 1842, d. in army in 1862. 

13 1 5. Lewis H. Anthony ( 1320). b. Feb. 23, 1845. ///. Sarali 
B. Sanders, b. July 19, 1857. 

13 16. Amanda E. Anthony ( 1327). b. Feb. 22, 1847, '"• ^^''• 
W. Broughton in 1862. 

1317. George J. Anthony (1339). b. Feb. 21, 1849, '"• Lou- 
isa A. Reed in 1883. Had three wives. 



144 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

1 318. Charles V. Anthony ( 1346), h. May 15, 1851, //;. 
Ethel M. Cook. 

1319. Orvil A. Anthony (1354), b. Jan. 3, 1857, ///. Alice 
Clara Dille. Oct. 22, 1881. 



1320. Lewis H. Anthony ( 1315), ni. Sarah B. Sanders Nov. 
3, 1881. 

Children — 

1 32 1. Asa S. Anthony, b. Aug. 16. 1882. 

1322. Ira R. Anthony, b. July 20, 1884. 

1323. .Kda D. Anthony, /;. Apr. 21, 1886. 

1324. Eya B. Anthony, b. Jan. 5, 1889. 

1325. Ora R. Anthony, b. Sept. 9, 1892. 

1326. Ola L. Anthony, b. Dec. 2, 1894. 

1327. Amanda E. Anthony (1316), b. Feb. 22, 1847. at 
Columbia City, Jnd., dau. of George T. and Hannah 
Hurd Anthony, ///. \\\ W. Broughton, b. at Tonna- 
wanda, X. "W. Jul}- 19, 1836, //;. at Santa Cruz, Cal., 
July 19, 1862. 

1328. Howard Anthony Broughton, son of Amanda E. .\n- 
thony and W. W. Broughton, was b. in Santa Cruz, 
Cal., Oct. 6, 1863, where he lived until 1875, when he 
went with his family to Lompoc, Cal., a temperance 
colony in Santa Barbara County, of wliich his father 
was founder. 

His education was received in the public schools of the state 
and in 1888 he graduated from Hasting College of Law in 
San Francisco, which is the law department of the state uni- 
versity. He received the degree of LL. B. Prior to this time 
he had been admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of the 
state, and in the United States Court. He was private secretary 
to \J. S. Senator Aaron A. Sargent, who was United States 
Minister to Germany, appointed by President Garfield, at the 
time of Senator Sargent's death in 1887. In 1891 he com- 
menced the practice of his profession at Pomona, Cal., where 
he has continued to practice until the present time, having for 
clients the banks, water companies, and several large corpora- 
tions and business interests of this section of the state. In 
1890 he was elected a member of the legislature and served as 
chairman of the committee on corporations. He has received 
the Re])ublican nomination for State Senator from the 35th 
district (Sept., 1904), embracing a large portion of Los An- 




(1328) Howard Anthony Broughton 



THE ANTHONY FA}HLY . 145 

g-eles County, California. He introduced a l)ill which liecame 
a law, providing- for the sale of franchises by municipalities, 
which is known as the "Broughton Law." He is Republican 
in politics, belongs to the Masons, Odd Fellows, and at present 
is Exalted Ruler of the Pomona Lodge, B. P. O. E. 

Children — 

1328. Howard A. Broughton. /;. Santa Cruz, Cal.., Oct. 6, 
1863, m. Jane L. Means, dau. of John L. and Mary E. 
Means. She was born Mar. 6, 1874. 

1329. Mary A. Broughton (1336), b. Danville, Cal., July 
23, 1866, m. Alexander McLean. 

1330. Chase Conant Broughton, b. Santa Cruz, Cal., Aug. 
14, 1870, ;//. George Allen. 

1 33 1. George A. Broughton, b. Santa Cruz, Cal., Feb. 28, 
1875, ui. Mary Livingston. 

1332. Amos W. Broughton, b. San Francisco, Dec. 18, 1880. 
1333- Ralph H. Broughton, b. Lompoc, Cal., Feb. 10, 1883. 

1334. V^ictor S. Broughton, b. Lompoc, Cal., June 10, 1885. 

1335. Lenore Broughton, b. Lompoc, Cal., Nov. 7, 1887. 
\\\ W. Broughton is a lawyer by profession, is also editor 

and proprietor of the Lompoc Record and was the originator 
of the Lompoe Temperance Colony, at which place he has re- 
sided twenty years. His son Howard is a graduate of the law 
department of the University of California, and has a success- 
ful practice in Pomona, Los Angeles, Cal. His son, George 
Anthony Broughton, is a student in the medical department 
of the University of California. 

1336. Mary Anthony Broughton (1329), m. Alexander 
McLean, June 8, 1886, at Lompoc. He represented the 
county in the legislature in 1884. Republican in politics 

Children — 

1337. James Blaine McLean, b. Sept. 7, 1887. 

1338. George McLean, b. Dec. 20, 1889. 

1339. George J. Anthony (1317), ni. ist S. C. Alarshall in 
1869, 2cl Sadie Sanders, Feb., 1879, 3d Louisa A. 
Reed, Feb. 4, 1883. 

Children' by First Wife — 

1340. Mary L Anthony, b. Aug., 1870. 

1 34 1. Lottie C. Anthony, b. Dec, 1871. 

Children by Second Wife — 

1342. Sadie Grace Anthony, b. Sept., 1880, d. Alar. 5, 1901. 
-11— 



I4C . THE ANTHONY FAMH/T 

Cliildrcn by Third Wife — 

1343. Pauline Anthony, h. Nov. 24, 1883. 

1344. George R. Anthony, h. Oct. 2, 1885. 

1345. John Lewis Anthony, h. June 22, 1902, d. Jan. 26, 
1903. 

1346. Charles V. Anthony (1318), in. Ethel M. Cook, Mar. 
5, 1876, dau. of Mrs. A. N. Cook. She was born Feb. 
4, 1859- 

Children — ■ 

1347. Edna Mae Anthony, h. Dec. 31. 1876, ///. Oliver S. 
Evans. 

1348. George V. Anthony, h. June 19. 1878, ;;/. Mabel P. 
Upton. 

1349. Letta B. Anthony, b. Oct. 22, 1882. 

1350. Irene Anthony, b. Apr. 18, 1886. 

1 35 1. Dorothy Anthony, b. Sept. 18, 1890. 

1352. Chas. Victor Anthony, b. Mar. 24, 1897. 

1353. Ruth Anthony, b. June 23, 1901. 

1354. Orvil Angelo Anthony (1319), ;;/. Alice Clara Dille, 
Oct. 22, 1 88 1, ni. Josephine Berrian of the Trinity Ber- 
rian family. Lives at Expansion, Washington. 

Children — 

1255. Margaret Anthony, b. Oct. 22, 1884. Graduate Busi- 
ness College. 

1356. Harry Powell Anthony, b. Oct. 24, 1886. 

1357. Harriet ^^^ Anthony (1293), 111. Lewis Hinton, Dec. 
29, 1839. She was b. Apr. 3, 1820. He d. Sept. 21, 
1879- 

Harriet W. (Anthony) Hinton, daughter Asa Anthony and 
granddaughter of the noted Quaker preacher, Elihu Anthony, 
of Greenfield. Saratoga Co., N. Y., moved to Fort W^ayne, 
Ind., with her father's family when fifteen. Taught school at 
seventeen and married at eighteen. Her husband was a har- 
nessmaker and later farmer. They went to Santa Cruz in 1856, 
during the gold excitement, having to remain a week in New 
York before passage could be obtained. Going by Panama, 
they were in a railway accident near there, when 60 were 
killed; her husband, self, and child, all injured. She was held 
by timbers, a great weight crushing lier down, and to this 
day she believes — she is 80 years of age — that a miracle was 
performed in answer to her prayers and distress, so she was 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



147 



enabled to free herself and minister to her child who was 
passed by as dead, but who recovered, and she wishes her mes- 
sag;e to go forth to all the Anthony descendants that she be- 
lieves her four score years of health and life are due to reliance 
upon the Divine help from her Savior, and her prayer' is that 
all the Anthony branches may receive nourishment from the 
true vine. 

CJiildrcn — 

1358. William S. Hinton, h. Jan. 26, 1842, d. 1842. 

1359. Emily Hinton, h. Sept. 30, 1844, d. 1845. 

1360. Charles A. Hinton (1366), h. Sept. 29, 1846, ///. Mary 
A. Bunting, Feb. 28, 1895. 

1361. Sarah E. Hinton ( 1367), h. May 2-j, 1849, '"• Adam 
F. Gourley. 

1362. Mary E. Hinton (1379), h. Dec. 17, 1851. //;. Frank 
Hopps. 

1363. ■ Harriet E. Hinton. h. Oct- 4, 1857, d. in 1858. 

1364. Edward L. Hinton, h. Dec. 12, 1859, d. in 1862. 

1365. Alice A. Hinton, h. July 2, 1862, //;. Thomas J. Hun- 
sucker, Nov. 9, 1887. 

1366. Charles Anthony Hinton (1360), ;//. Feb. 2'f>, 1895. 
Mary A. Bunting, N. J., sister to Gen. Bunting. 

1367. Sarah E. Hinton (1361), in. Adam F. Gourley. 
Children — - 

1368. Edna Gourley (1372), b. Feb. 18, 1868. ///. George 
Smith. 

1369. Grace M. Gourley (1375), b. June 10, 1870, ///. Reu- 
ben Scofield. 

1370. Jessie H. Gourley, b. July 6, 1875, teacher. 

1371. Asa A. Gourley, b. Mar. 2, 1881. 

1372. Edna Gourley (1368), ;//. George Smith, June 19, 
1890. 

Children — - 

1373. Ira L. Smith, b. Feb., 1892. 

1374. Florence Smith, b. Jan. 10, 1895. 

1375. Grace M. Gourley (1369), ni. Reuben Scofield. 

CliUdren — 

1376. James Scofield, b. Feb. i, 1899. 

1377. Sarah Scofield, b. Nov. 12. 1891. 

1378. Lewis Scofi.eld, b. Aug. 10, 1893. 



148 



THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 




(1357) Harriet W. Hinton, 
California Branch 



(1370) Jessie Gourley, 
California Branch 




(13S2) Cleonna a. Hopps, 
California Branch 



(1381) Ora L. Hopps, 

California Branch 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 149 

1379. Alary E. Hinton (1362), in. Frank Hopps. 

Children — ■ 

1380. Charles Hopps, b. Apr. 7, 1874. 

1 38 1. Ora Loriane Hopps, b. Dec. 11, 1876. 

1382. Cleonna A. Hopps, b. Oct. 26, 1880. 

1383. Harriet B. Hopps. b. Nov. i, 1883. 

1384. Martin S. Hopps, b. Sept. 17, 1886. 

1385. Hazel M. Hopps, b. Dec. 23, 1889. 

1386. Elva H. Hopps, b. May 23, 1894. 

1387. Amanda M. Anthony (1294), b. July 22, 1825, clan, 
of Asa and Sarah Odell Anthony, ni. David B. Pringle, 
Aug. 6, 1846. He was born in Ohio, May 30, 1825. 
Died at Pacific Grove, Cal., 1891. 

Children — ■ 

1388. James C. Pringle, b. Dec. 26, 1847, ^^- Nov. 23. 1868. 

1389. William V. Pringle, b. Dec. 28, 1849, "'• Ellen Sturte- 
vant, Nov. 12. 1874, b. Nov. 13, 1852. 

1390. George T. Pringle, b. Aug. 22, 1852. 

1 39 1. David A. Pringle, b. Eeb. 18, i860, d. aged 21. 

1392. Reuben H. Pringle, b. Jan. 13, 1864. 

1393. Charles E. Pringle, b. June 30, 1868. 

1394. Charles Volney Anthony (1295), A. M., D. D., b. 
Portage, N. Y. Home, Fort Wayne, Ind., 1838 to 
1851. 

He went by steamer from New York to California by way 
of Panama. Was received in Cal. M. E. Conference, 1855. 
Served churches in principal cities of California. Was Pres. 
Elder in Oakland District one term. Two years Prof. Practi- 
cal Theology in Denver, Colo., University. Member General 
Missionary Com. and Church Ex. Gen. Com. and Gen. Con- 
ference in 1892. Author of "Looking unto Jesus," "Fifty 
Years of Methodism (Cal. 1847-1897)," "Children's Coven- 
ant." Married Sept. 9, 1857, Niobe Bennett, dau. of Silas F. 
and Susannah Ripley Bennett. Born Jan. 31, 1840. 

Children — - 

1395. Arthur Martin Anthony (1401), b. Oct. 7, 1859. ///. 
Mollie T. Caples. 

1396. Nellie May Anthony (1403), b. Sept. 5, 1862, ///. E. 
P. Jones, 2d B. N. DeLeon. 

1397. Charles Nelson Anthony, b. Dec. 5, 1864, d. 1889. 

1398. Niobe Augusta Anthony, b. Aug. 6, 1867, d. Jan. 12, 
1874. 



I50 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1399. Bertha Frances Anthony (1406), h. Nov. 26. 1870. ;//. 
H. A. Hyde. 

1400. Walter Bennett Anthony, h. Feb. 13, 1873, ///. Martha 
I. Banter. 

1401. Arthnr M. Anthony (1395), ///. Molhe T. Caples, 
Apr. 20, 1 88 1. 

Children — 

1402. Charles Caples Anthony, h. Oct. 3, 1882, Electrician. 
Cal. 

1403. Xellie ^lay Anthony ( 1396), ///. E. P. Jones, Jnly 3. 
1882, 2d husband, Benjamin N. DeLean, in. Sept. i, 
1898. Children adopted the name DeLean. 

Children — 

1404. Walter R. Jones, b. May 10. 1884. 

1405. Paul A. Jones, h. May 2, 1887. 

1397. Chas. Nelson Anthony, graduated law department 
University California, Jan. 12. 1888. Practiced at Pacific 
Grove. Cal. Died 1889.' 

1406. Bertha F. Anthony (1399). ;//. H. A. Hyde, Oct. 6, 
1892. He was h. in Maine, Jan. 9, 1871. Lives at 
Watsonville, Cal. 

Children — 

1407. Harold A. Hyde, b. Nov. 8, 1893. 

1408. Nelson Alton Hyde. /;. Jan. 30, 1897. 

1409. Clifford Bennett Hyde, b. Sept. 9, 1900. 
Branch ends here. 



BIOGRAPHY OF JUDITH ANTHONY (1229). 

1410. The history of Judith Anthony (1229), the eldest 
daughter of Elihu Anthony, is full of interest to her children, 
grandchildren and descendants. Born of a family noted for 
integrity, industry, sobriety, and Christianity, she inherited 
these traits to an unusual degree. She was an efficient helper 
to her mother in bringing up the rest of the children, fourteen 
in all. Their home was eight miles north of Saratoga Springes. 
Nearly all the neighbors were members of the Friend's Society, 
her father being one of the foremost ministers in that section. 
In 1818 she married James S. Allen, and settled on a farm 
having a mill privilege on it, built a mill and manufactured 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 151 

woolen machinery. In 1830 they moved to Union Springs, N. 
y. They each hved to the age of 77 years and were buried in 
the Friend's cemetery. 

Children — 

1411. Mary B. Allen (1417), h. Jan. 15, 1819, in. Elijah 
Newton, 2d, Richard Mott. 

1412. Albert W. Allen (1437), h. Aug. 14, 1821. m. Harriet 

A. Chace, Dec. 4, 1849. 

141 3. Mercy E. Allen, b. July 19, 1823, d. Feb. 10, 1844. 

1414. Lydia A. Allen (1452), h. June 30, 1825, ni. William 
E. Giles, Dec. 23, 1846, d. Apr. 10, 1875. 

1415. Charles L. Allen (1464), h. June 13, 1828, /;/. Hannah 
Grimshaw, June 27, 1853. 

1416. Chas. Darwin Allen, h. June 15, 1831, d. Mar. 13, 
1832 (all born in Springport). 

1417. Mary B. Allen (1411), oldest daughter of Judith An- 
thony and James S. Allen, ni. ist Elijah Newton, Nov. 
16, 1843. She d. Mar. 30, 1891. 

Children by First Marriage — 

1418. Lydia M. Newton (1421), b. Aug. 17, 1844, ni. Ho- 
mer A. Northrup, Dec. 26, 1866. 

1419. Albertine Newton (1427), b. — ;//. James DeWitt 
Mott, Dec. 24, 1876, (/. July 7, 1895. 

1420. Eliza M. Newton ( 1432), b. — ///. Wliliam Henry 
Dean. 

141 7. Mary B. Allen (1411), daughter of Judith Anthony 
Allen, married Elijah Newton, Nov. 16, 1843. He died leav- 
mg her with three daughters in a pleasant home on the bank 
of Cayuga Lake. She taught school for some time ( a select 
school) and then became matron in Friend's Academy, Union 
Springs, where she had excellent opportunities for finishing 
the education of her daughters. After the marriage of her 
daughters she married Richard Mott of Gansvort, N. Y., and 
lived in Glens Falls, where they spent many happy years in 
church. Sabbath school and temperance work. After his death 
she lived with her daughter, Albertine, at Fort Miller, N. Y., 
and spent her last days at the home of her youngest daughter. 
Mrs. Eliza Dean, Ferrisburg, Vt. Thus ends a happy and 
useful life. 

1421. Lydia M. Newton (1418), oldest daughter of Mary 

B. Mott (Mary B. Allen Newton), granddaughter ot 
Judith Anthony Allen. 



152 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Born Union Springs, N. Y. Educated there. Taught school 
at Skaneateles, N. Y., where she married Dec. 26, 1866, Ho- 
mer A. Northrup, a Presbyterian, born May 20, 1840. He 
served the Union in the War of the Rebelhon, receiving at his 
discharge a warrant for 160 acres. He located in North Da- 
kota, where, with a Tree Claim and Settler's Claim added, he 
has now a large farm, yielding in 1893, 6000 bu. of wheat, 
2000 of oats and barley. Blizzards, cyclones and exigencies of 
frontier life have called for the exercise of the Anthony resolu- 
tion. Amid their labors benevolent, church and Sabbath school 
v»'ork have found a place. They now live at Hope, Steele 
County, North Dakota, leaving the farm activities to their son. 

Children — 

1422. Charles N. Northrup, h. Sept. 25, 1867, in. Mary 
Thomas, Aug. 4, 1902. 

1423. William H. Northrup, b. Apr. 24, 1869. 

1424. Edwin M. Northrup (1479), b. Sept. 8, 1870, m. Ab- 
bie L. Todd, Dec. 20, 1900. 

1425. Maria A. Northrup (i48i>'2), b. Nov. 29, 1872, m. 
Thomas A. Hasselguist, Dec. 23, 1902. 

1426. Mary E. Northrup (1475), b. ]\Iay 10, 1876, ;//. Geo. 
L. Smith, Jan. 4, 1899. 

1427. Albertine Newton (1419), daughter of Mary B. Al- 
len and Elijah Newton, ;//. James DeWitt Mott. Fort 
Miller, N. Y., Dec. 24, 1876, d. July 7, 1895. 

She was granddaughter of Judith Anthony Allen. She 
completed her education at Friend's Academy, Union Springs, 
N. Y., and became instructor and governess. The town and 
county in which she lived and died was noted for its interest 
in Sabbath school and temperance work, in which she took a 
prominent part. 

Children — 

1428. Charles D. ^lott, b. Apr. 4, 1878. 

1429. Albert S. Mott, b. May 11, 1879. 

1430. Gertrude L. Mott, b. May 26, 1882. 

1431. ISIaria Louis Mott, b. May 22, 1886. 

1432. Eliza M. Newton (1420), third daughter of Mary B. 
Allen and Elijah Newton, in. Henry Dean, North Fer- 
rysberg, Vt. 

Children — 

1433. Charles H. Dean, b. 

1434. Mary N. Dean, b. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 153 

1435. Sarah E. Dean, h. 

1436. Lucy M. Dean, h. 

142,7. A. W. Allen (1412). It is with pleasure that I 
record this sketch of the life of A. W. Allen, son of Judith 
Anthony (Allen), as it breaks all past records. At the age of 
three years, we find him in the district school, and at the age 
ot five years, he had absorbed all the teacher had to communi- 
cate. Our family moved to Union Springs, N. Y., where he 
had an Academic education and something of a collegiate 
course, as in addition to primary Latin reading, he read the 
entire twelve books of Virgil and all of Cicero and Sallust, 
after which he studied French, German, Italian. This brings 
his history up to the age of 21. Dec. 4, 1849, he married Har- 
riet A. Chase and they became members of the Presbyterian 
Church, Union Springs, N. Y., after a wonderful revival ; re- 
presented the church in its various offices as deacon, elder, clerk 
of its sessions for twenty years. Presbytery, synod, commis- 
sioned to General Assembly, St. Louis, 1867, Baltimore in 
1873. Delivered the 70th anniversary address, Union Springs, 
again at the Centennial Anniversary; both addresses are in 
print. 

Having lived a temperate life, I have passed four score 
years and feel as young as ever. Wife died Mar. 30, 1891. 

Children — ■ 

1438. Harriet E. Allen, b. Oct. 7,, 1850, d. May 2, 1876. 

1439. Rev. Albert W. Allen (1441), b. Feb. 26, 1854, ui. 
Agnes Hill. 

1440. Mary Anna Allen (1445), b. Aug. 18, i860, ;//. Elisha 
C. Weaver. 

1441. Rev. Albert W. Allen (1439), ;//. Agnes Hill, Au- 
burn, N. Y., July 7, 1880. 

Children — • 

1442. Harry A. Allen, b. July 6, 1881. 

1443. Alarjory Allen, b. Mar. 11, 1885, (/. Oct. 10, 1888. 

1444. Marion Allen, b. Jan. 19, 1890. 

1445. Marv Anna Allen (1440), ni. Rev. Elisha C. \\'eaver, 
•May ^18, 1882. 

Children — ■ ' 

1446. David A. Weaver, b. Dec. 24, 1883. 

1447. Albert E. Weaver, b. Feb. 21, 1886. 

1448. Gilbert C. Weaver, b. Dec. 5, 1888. 



154 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1449. William J. Weaver, h. Jan. 13, 1891, 

1450. Ruth A. Weaver, b. Mar. 19, 1896. 

1 45 1. Harriet E. Weaver, b. July 7, 1900. 

1452. Lydia Ann Allen ( 1414). ///. William J. Giles, Skan- 
cattas, N. Y., Dec. 23, 1846. Lydia d. Apr. 10, 1895. 

C JiUdvcn — 

1453. James L. Giles, b. Sept. 19, 1848, in. Julia Wayne. 

1454. Alary E. Giles (1457), b. Eeb. 24, 1852, ///. W. F. 
Searing, Sept. 25, 1878. 

14^5. William Newton Giles, b. June 28, 1855, ;;/. Jennie 
Peck, Oct. 3, 1883. 

1456. Roscoe Mott Giles (1460), b. ]Mar. i, 1859, in. Fannie 
Fisher, Mar. 13, 1890. 

1457. Mary E. Giles (1454), ///. \\'illiam F. Searing. 

Child vol — 

1458. Maribelle Searing, b. Oct. 28, 1883. 

1459. \\"illiam J. Searing, b. May 21, 1887. 

1460. Roscoe Mott Giles (1456), ///. Fannie F. Fisher. 
Children — ■ 

1461. Warren F. Giles, b. ]^Iar. 19, 1891. 

1462. Helen Giles, b. ]Mar. 9, 1894. 

1463. Roscoe Mott Giles, b. Nov. 29, 1895. 

J464. Charles L. Allen ( 141 t). son of Judith and James S. 
Allen. 
Received a common school education at his home, Union 
Springs, N. ^'. After some years of various occupations, he 
engaged in bulb raising- at Queens, then at Garden City and 
Floral Park, N. Y., his present home. He is an authority on 
seeds and seed raising, being the author of four books on bulbs 
and ]:)lants. His expert knowledge causes him to be sought as 
a lecturer in these lines, being engaged in 1893 for a course at 
Cornell University, and lectures in different states. North and 
South. He married Hannah H. Grimshaw, June 2^, 1853, of 
Union Springs, N. Y. 

Children — - 

1465. William S. Allen (1468), b. Feb. 3, 1854, ni. Jennie 
F. Jagger. 

1466. Charles H. Allen (1470), b. Nov. 16, 1855, ;//. Helen 
Hayden. 

1467. James S. Allen, b. Feb. 14, 1858. d. June 22, 1899. 



THE ANTHONY F AMITY 155 

1468. William S. Allen ( 1465), in. Jennie F. Jagger, Dec. 
28. 1875, of Long Island, N. Y. 

Children — 

1469. Margaret Allen, b. June 23, 1879, ;/;. Richard Henry 
Lee Martin, i\pr. 2y, 1903. 

1470. Charles H. Allen ( 1466), ///. Helen Hayden, Nov. 12. 
1884. 

Children — - 

1 47 1. Linnarus Allen, b. Sept. 8, 1885. 

1472. Harry Allen, b. Nov. 2, 1889. 

1473. L-ving Allen, b. Sept. 29, 1895. 

1474. Philip Allen, b. Oct. 26, 1896. 

1475. ^lary E. Northrnp ( 1426), /;/. George L. Smith, Jan. 
+ 1899. 

Children — 

1476. Eugene Willard Smith, b. Nov. 28, 1899. 

1477. Harry Baldwin Smith, b. Nov. 28, 1899. 

1478. Lucille Smith, b. Aug. 5, 1901. 

1479. Edwin M. Northrup (1424), ///. Abbie L. Todd, June 
20, 1900. 

Children — 

1480. Elizabeth AL Northrup, b. Aug. 4, 1901. 

1481. Gertrude Northrup, b. 

I48iy2. Maria A. Northrup (1425), ///. Thomas A. Hassel- 
cjuist, Dec. 23, 1902. 



1482 JOHN MASON ANTHONY (1230,) SON OF 

ELIHU. 

This branch of the Anthony family deserves more than a 
mere mention in the Anthony genealogy. 

Li the early part of the eighteenth century, John Mason An- 
thony, son of Elihu of Greenfield, Saratoga County, ni. Mary 
Allen and settled in Mayfield, Fulton County, N. Y., on a 
farm left vacant by the sudden death of his br(5ther, Benja- 
min. Nature had endowed this farm with springs of water 
which were utilized for manufacturing purposes and wagon 
making. Blacksmithing and the manufacture of all kinds of 
edged tools were carried on successfully by father and sons, 
who were natural born mechanics, of an inventive turn of 
mind, in^•enting and building complicated machinery for their 



156 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

''Trip Hammer Shop" (for that is what they called it). It 
was here they lived and worked and reared a family of eleven 
children in the midst of the clatter and bang of the ponderous 
trip hammer, forging out of iron and steel, at white heat, 
every conceivable piece of mechanism ; but when prosperity 
was at its very height fire reduced the shop to ashes. Not dis- 
couraged, they rebuilt and three of his sons followed the busi- 
ness. John Mason Anthony lived on the farm until the death 
of his wife, when he went to the home of his daughter, Han- 
nah, Mrs. George A. Streeter, Johnstown, X. Y., and died 
}.Iarch 25, 1882. 

Children — • 

1483. Cornelius Anthony (1494), b. ]\Iay 5, 1822, m. Mary 
A. Ouderkirk. 

1484. Lyman Anthony, b. May 2^, 1823, (/. July, 1824. 

1485. Elizabeth Anthony ( 1505 ), /?. July 28, 1825, in. 
Thomas Da\is. 

i486. Oren Anthony (1508), /;. Nov. 11, 1827, ni. Sarah 
Scofield. 

1487. Sila Ann Anthony ( 15 15). b. Xov. 28, 1828, ni. Rens- 
salaer Scofield. 

1488. Mason Anthony ( 1517). /'. 3*Iay 25, 1831, /;/. Mar- 
garet Dye. 

1489. Lydia Anthony, b. July 20, 1833. d. 

1490. Mary E. Anthony (1530). b. ]\Iar. 31, 1835, ni. 
Thomas R. X'oonan. 

1491. Hannah Anthony ( 1542)^ /;. X'ov. 28, 1836, ni. 
George A. Streeter. 

1492. Jay M. Anthony ( 1554). /'. Oct. 3, 1838, in. Sarah 
Warren 

1493. Sarah jane Anthony (T567), b. Feb. 9, 1841, ;;/. 
George Cole. 

1494. Cornelius Anthony (1483), ;//. ^lary Ouderkirk, Sept. 
3, 1850. He was a mechanic and pattern maker, lived 
in Schenectady, X. Y., and died there. She was the 
daughter of Peter and ]\Iarv Ouderkirk. born Tune 7, 
1830. Hedied July 15, 1887. 

CliUdrcn — • 

1495. Charles Linens Anthony (T498). b. Oct. 13, 1853, ///. 
Cora Levee. 

1496. Anna Alida Anthony, b. July 13, 1855, ;;/. J. D. Witt 
Efner, July 14, 1875. 

1497. ]\Iary S. Anthony, b. Sept. 9. 1867. ///. }. A. Foster, 
Dec. 6, 1888. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 157 

1498. Charles Linens Anthony (1495), "'■ Cora Levee, Dec. 
26. 1882, at Little Falls, N. Y. He was a bookkeeper 
in Schenectady, N. Y. She was the danghter of Mich- 
ael and Nancy Levee, born Jan. 12, 1861. 

Children — • 

1499. Edith M. Anthony, b. Sept. 23, 1883, in Schenectady. 

1500. Bnrton C. Anthony, /;. July 18, 1885, in Schenectady. 

1 501. Howard L. Anthony, b. Aug. 24, 1889, in Schenec- 
tady. 

1502. Herbert L. Anthony, b. June 27, 1891, in Schenectady. 

1503. Mildred Anthony, b. Sept. 25, 1895, in Schenectady. 

1504. Gertrude A. Anthony, b. Oct. 14, 1901, in Schenec- 
tady. 



1505. Elizabeth Anthony (1485), //;. Thomas Davis, May 
6, 1842, son of John Davis. Father and son were both 
in the Civil War. 

Children — • 

1506. DeWitt Davis, /;. May 15, 1843, ^irchitect, inside de- 
corator. 

1507. Mary A. Davis, b. May 10, 1851, teacher 26 years, 
Chicago. 

1508. Oren A. Anthony ( i486), son of John and Mary Allen 
Anthony, in. Sarah Scofield. 

Oren is a natural born mechanic. He made axes on his 
father's anvil at the age of fourteen years. Thinking his time 
too valuable to work for dad, he bought his time of his father 
and commenced to paddle his own canoe. He became a mas- 
ter workman in all the metals, especially iron and steel. The 
tempering- and forging of all kinds of edged tools was to him 
a natural gift and delight. He has given to the world the 
benefit of some valuable inventions. He is now running a trip 
hammer shop, making edged tools. Has a fine water power 
and a beautiful pond of clear water in front of his new resi- 
dence, and, while he gathers thousands of tons of ice every 
year and is considered the largest ice man in the country, there 
is nothing frigid about Oren. He is a genial, homespun sort 
of a man and awfully fond of company. I hope all the re- 
latives will make him a visit, he will be glad to see you. Leave 
the N. Y. Central at Fonda, take the Fonda, Johnstown and 
Northville R. R. for Mayfield, get off at Anthony's Crossing 
and vou are there, walk right in. The pet parrot will yell. 



158 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

"Hello, Colonel ! Don't be frightened, take a chair and make 
yourself at home. Oren will be in in a minute." — 1895. Oren 
died Feb. 21, 1900. Sarah died Mar. 3, 1902. 

Child re 11 — 

1509. Ezra Anthony, b. Oct. 30, 1856, ;//. Lena Vandike. 

1 5 10. William A. Anthony (1511), b. Aug. 17, i860, /;/. 
Mary Patterson. 

151 1. William .V. Anthony (15 10), ;/;. Mary S. Patterson, 
dau. of Elizabeth Patterson, Mar. 18, 1879. She was 
born Eeb. 26, 1858. 

Children — 

1 5 12. George A. Anthony, b. Apr. 2, 1880, d. Apr. 6, 1881. 

1 513. Ethel L. Anthony, "&. Aug. 9, 1882, d. May 4, 1888. 

1 5 14. Nellie E. Anthony, b. Oct. 20, 1885. 

1515. Sila A. Anthony (1487), /;/. Renssalaer Scofield, Jan. 
2, 1858. 

Children — - 

1516. Orilla Scofield. /;. May 15. 1862, ;//. Miles Bradley. 
Saratoga Springs. 

1517. Mason Anthony (1488), ///. Margaret Dye, Feb. 3, 
1855. He is a mechanic and runs a steam mill at 
Gloversville, N. Y. Manufacturer of glove cutting 
blocks and dies. He died Feb. 12, 1888. 

Children — • 

1518. Hyram S. Anthony ( 1523), b. June 21, 1856, /;/. Alida 
Anthony, 2d Mrs. James Anthony. 

1519. Charles R. Anthony, b. June 16, 1861, ;//. Cora Howe. 

1520. Frank A. Anthony ( 1527), b. Apr. 24, 1866, /;/. Car- 
rie Wells. 

1 52 1. George C. Anthony, b. Nov. 9, 1851. d. May 16. 1861. 

1522. ^^'il]ie Anthony, b. June 21, i860, d. Aug. 7, i860. 

1523. Hyram S. Anthony (15 18), ui. Alida Anthony of 
Gloversville, N. Y. 

Children — 

1524. Jesse .\nlhony, b. May 4, 1881. 

1525. Marion Anthony, b. Jan. 16, 1886. 

1526. Harold Anthony, b. July 18, 1902. 



THE ANTHON Y FAMILY 159 

1527. Frank A. Antliony (1520), in. Carrie Wells. 

Children — 

1528. Flora Anthony, h. June 24, 1889. 

1529. Gladys Anthony, h. Feb., 1895. 

1530. Mary Esther Anthony ( 1490), ///. Thomas R. Noon- 
an, Feb. 4, i860. Live at Adison, Vt. A\'ealthy farm- 
ers, owning five hundred acres land. 

Children — • 

1531. Sarah A. Noonan, b. Feb. 16, 1861, (/. Dec. 25, 1862. 

1532. John W. Noonan, b. Oct. 28, 1863, d. Sept. 29, 1864. 

1533. Thomas H. Noonan, b. Dec. 17, 1865, lawver in Buf- 
falo, N. Y. 

1534. Amy Noonan, b. Dec. i, 1867, (/. Aug. 29, 1879. 

1535. Rufus H. Noonan, b. Nov. 22, 1869, vi. Mary Smith. 

1536. George Noonan, b. Sept. 18, 1873. 

1537. Charles Noonan, b. Mar. i, 1876, d. Aug. 29, 1879. 



1538. Rufus H. Noonan (1535), ///. Mary Smith, dau. of 
Cyrus Smith. 

C hildren — • 

1539- Charles Noonan, b. Mar. 3, 1898. 

1540. Raymond Noonan, b. 1900. 

1 54 1. Hazel May Noonan, b. Jan. 2, 1903 



ANTHONY— At her heme, 31 Grove av^ 
East Providence, R. I., on July 3, Susan S 
•w:fe of the late Earl C. Anthony. Ser 
ices will be held at her late home Tue 
day at 2:30 p. m. Relatives and frien 
are invited. ' # i3 7 



1542. Hannah G. Anthony (1491), /;/. George A. Streeter, 
Mar. 25, 1858, son of Augustine Streeter. He does a 
general banking business, and as Fulton County is the 
glove-making center of the whole country, he is ex- 
tensively engaged with his two sons-in-law in glove 
manufacturing. George born Apr. 19, 1832. 

Children — • 

1543. Anna M. Streeter (T547), b. Dec. 28, 1865, //;. Wil- 
liam Hackney, June 18, 1889. 

1544. Flora W. Streeter (1551), b. Apr. 22, 1871, ;;;. Frank 
A. Prindle. 

1545. George L. Streeter (1553), b. Jan. 12, 1873. 

1546. Sarah A. Streeter, b. Aug. 9, 1879. 

The three daughters received a higher education at Vassar 
College, the youngest graduating June, 1903. Their only son 
graduated at the Union College, Schenectady, N. Y. ; studied 
medicine in the College of Physicians and Surgeons in New 
York City, where he ranked among the eight highest in his 
class. After a vear in the Roosevelt Hospital, he practiced 



i6o THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

medicine in Albany, N. Y., when his ambition led him to 
further research in the universities of Frankfort and Berlin, 
Germany. He is now instructor in Johns Hopkins at Balti- 
more. ]\Id. 

1547. Anna M. Streeter (1543), m. William Hackney, June 
18, 1889, son of David G. Hackney of Fort Plain, N. 
Y. William born June 26, 1864. Manufacturer of 
gloves. 

Children — 

1548. George S. Hackney, b. Apr. 16, 1891. 

1549. Katharine Hackney, b. June 27, 1893. 

1550. Marguerite Hackney, b. Dec. 10, 1894. 

1551. Flora W. Streeter (1544), m. Sept. 7, 1897, Frank A. 
Prindle, son of Chas. Prindle of Johnstown, N. Y., b. 
Mar. 24, 1869. Manufacturer of gloves. 

Children — 

1552. Frank Ames Prindle, b. Apr. 19, 1903. 

1553. George L. Streeter (1545), son of Hannah Anthony 
and George A. Streeter, is a graduate of the College 
of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, and 
Prof, at Johns Hopkins College, Baltimore, Md. 

1554". Jay ]\I. Anthony (1492), 111. Sarah Warren of May- 
field, June 7, 1867. He is a farmer and veterinary 
surgeon. 

C hddrcn — 

1555. Warren Anthony (1560), b. Jan. i, 1868, in. Stella 
McKee of Westmoreland, Kan. 

1556. John Anthony (1562), b. Aug. 8, 1871, ///. Elizabeth 
Bemis, Gloversville, N. Y. 

1557. Mary Anthony (1564), b. Sept. 9, 1876, ni. Seymour 
Stairs. 

1558. Cora Anthony (1565), b. Sept. 9, 1877, m. William 
H. Gumming of Mayfield, N. Y. 

1559. Hazel Bell Anthony, b. Jan. 24, 1883, ni. Herbert 
Selmser of Mayfield, N. Y. 

1560. Warren Anthony (1555), ni. Stella McKee of West- 
moreland, Kan., July 21, 1897. banking and insurance. 

Children — 

1 561. Paul Anthony, b. Nov. 19, 1900. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY i6i 

1562. John Anthony (1556), in. EHzabeth Bemis, Glovers- 
ville, June 18, 1895. He is in the ice business at Glov- 
ersville, N. Y. 

Children — 

1563. EHa Sarah Anthony, b. July 3, 1901. 

1564. Mary Anthony (1557), ni. Seymour Stairs, Feb. 16, 
1898. A glove manufacturer. 

1565. Cora Anthony (1558), ///. Wihiam H. Gumming of 
3-Iayfield, J\Iar. 3, 1897. Cora died May 17, 1898. 

Children — ■ 

1566. Hazel Bell Gumming, b. Jan. 24, 1898. 

1567. Sarah Jane Anthony ( 1493), youngest daughter of 
John and Mary Allen Anthony, ni. George Cole, June 
10, 1858, son of John Cole. Born Jan. 11, 183 1. He 
is a glove cutter at Gloversville, N. Y. 

Children — ■ 

1568. John Cole, b. Mar. 20, 1859, d. May 20, 1859. 

1569. Edward G. Cole, b. Aug. 24, 1863, d. May 6, 1898. 

1570. Enos H. Cole (1571), b. Dec. 9, 1865, ;7l Laura M. 
Allen, June 16, 1888. 

1 571. Enos H. Cole (1570), son of Sarah Jane Anthony and 
George Cole, ///. June 16, 1888, Laura May Allen, dau. 
of Ethan Allen. Enos is a glove cutter at Gloversville, 
N. Y. 

Children— 

1572. George H. Cole. b. Nov. 30, 1900. 

Here ends the descendants of John Mason and Mary Allen 
Anthony. They lived to see all their children settled in homes 
of their own and that beautiful pond of water that furnished 
power for the trip hammer shop, now furnishes hundreds of 
tons of ice for the cities, making a lucrative business for two 
of the sons. 

1573. Hannah Anthony (1231), daughter of Elihu and 
Lydia Mason Anthonv, /;;. David Haviland of Glens 
Falls, N. Y. 

Children — 

1574. Mason Haviland, b. Feb. 27, 1832, d. Sept. 9, 1832. 

1575. William Haviland, b. Oct. 12, 1833, d. July 6, 1841. 
—12— 



i62 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1576. Abba Haviland, h. ]\Iar. 29, 1838, in. Calvin ]Mason 
June 10, 1874. 

1577. Roger Haviland (1578), h. Aug. 20, 1842, m. Ellen 
Gardiner in 1869. 

1578. Roger Haviland (1577), ///. Ellen Gardiner. 
Children — 

1579. Hannah G. Haviland. 

1580. Clarence Haviland. 

1581. David Anthony (1232), son of Elihu and Lydia Mas- 
on Anthony, b. July 30, 1801, in. Eliza Willetts, b. Jan. 
20, 1804, the youngest of 14 children, vi. Aug. 31, 
1841. 

David was born in Greenfield, Saratoga County, N. Y., and 
reared to agricultural pursuits, managing his father's farm. 
A few years later he became associated with his brother in 
making edged tools. In 1835 he moved to Union Springs, 
Cayuga County, N. Y.. and engaged in the foundry and man- 
ufacturing of agricultural implements. Having large business 
capacity, he became associated with many prominent enter- 
prises of his day. He was one of the original organizers of 
the New York Central Fire Insurance Company and one of 
its first directors, and afterward president. Under him it was 
a prosperous and successful institution. Nothwithstanding his 
advanced age, he retained his business faculties in a wonder- 
ful degree, continuing in business until his death, which oc- 
curred at the home of his nephew, Benjamin M. Anthony, of 
Detroit, Mich., Feb. 4, 1874, after an illness of four days. 
Aged 73. His wife died at the age of 83. 

Children — 

1582. Merritt Anthony, b. May 20, 1843, '"• Sarah Shoe- 
maker, Feb. 15, 1872. 

1583. Willis E. Anthony, b. Aug. 25, 1844, in. Minnie P. 
Pierce, b. Jul)^ 23, 1847, ^'*- Dec. 10, 1875. 

1584. Horace Anthony (1587), b. July 3, 1846, ;/;. Carrie 
Minard, Jan. 12, 1887. 

1585. Elizabeth Anthony, b. June 10, 1848, ;//. James Ohara, 
Albion, Mich. 

1586. Walter W. Anthony (1590), b. Feb. 12, 1850, ///. 
Mary E. Thompson, 2d Nellie L. Larmon. 

1587. Horace Anthony (1584), in. Carrie Minard, daughter 
of Hiram Minard. She was born Mar. 7, 1859. 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY ' 163 

Children — ■ 

1588. Beulah E. Anthony, b. Feb. 3, 1888. 

1589. Annie R. Anthony, b. Oct. 14, 1889. 

1590. Walter Anthony (1586), b. 1854, m.^^Ella Thompson, 
daughter of Jesse D. Thompson. She was born 1855, 
died 1887, 111?-^ elWe L. Larmon, da-ughter of James 
Larmon, b. in 1866. 

Children — 

1591. M. Ella Anthony, &. Nov., 1887. • ' 

1592. Fred M. Anthony, b. July, 1894. 

1593. Clifford L. Anthony, b. Apr., 1897. 

1594. Mason Anthony (1233), b. June 7, 1803, son of Elihu 
and Lydia Mason Anthony. 111. Hannah Green. 

In the early part of his life he was a manufacturer of edged 
tools. He was appointed state temperance lecturer and con- 
tinued in that work until death. In the year 1850 he moved 
to Union Springs, N. Y., and married his second wife, Abba 
Underbill. He died April 6, 1863, aged 60 years, without 
issue. 

. ^A^ ^- . 

1595. Lydia^ Anthony (1234), in. David^ Robinson. She 

married, lived, and died in Greenfield, Saratoga Coun- 

tv. X. Y., caring for her father, Elihu, until he died. h-^t) 

Children- f^^i't'lVtdCl'%''^\'^^''^^^ 

1596. Mason Robinson. b.2>tc.sr./^jr. i ^"^-^'^^ ^' " ''•^•^' ^^''^"^ 

1597. Charles>obinson.b,s^-./i../^V/iJr^^" \ b . 'f 'S''-] 

1598. Hannahs-Robinson, bvt*^-'^'^'^^ ,^,^Wco6.. 

159^. Elihu Anthony, Jr. (1236), son of Elihu and Lydia 
Mason Anthony. 
He was a graduate of Friend's Boarding School, Provi- 
dence, R. I. Two months before he died he established a sem- 
inary at Nuby's Bridge, Perquimans County, North Carolina. 
He went there as a preceptor and took the epidemic of the 
climate and lived but a short time and was interred in their 
grounds. Died Nov. 8, 1834. 

1600. Mary Anthonv (1237), m. Benjamin Angel of Glens 
Falls, N. Y. ^ 

Children — 

1 60 1. Elihu Angel, b. 

1602. Robert B. Angel, b. 



i64 • . THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1603. William P. Angelfi 1616), />^— in. Francena A'lott. 

1604. Franklin Ano-el^/?. 

1605. Sarah Angeljf /?. — ///. Charles ]\Iason. 

1606. Eliza Anthony (1238), h. Feb. 22, 1818, daughter of 
Elihu and Lydia Mason Anthony, in. Richard Mott, 
Aug-. 20, 1836, lived at Morean. N. Y.. d. May 21, 
1 87 1. 

Children — 

1607. Charles Roscoe Mott, /;. Sept. 2^, 18^7, //;. Hannah 
Eddy, Feb. 28, 1861. 

1608. Irving W. Mott, b. May 3, 1839, ///. Martha Devol, 
Aug., i860, d. 1903. 

1609. Lydia Mason Mott. b. Dec. 4, 1841, ///. William Cary, 
d. 1894. 

16 re. Amanda Langdon ]\lott, b. Mar. 18, 1844, ni. William 

Cary, d. 1873. 
161 J. Walter Mott, b. Mar. 30, 1847, ///. Phebe Slocum, d. 

Jan. 3, 1 87 1. 

1612. Walter Mott, b. — m. Henrietta Monson. 

1613. Albert Mott, b. Nov. 12. 1850, ///. Mary Northup, (/. 
July 6, 1902. 

1614. Louisa Mott, b. A])r. 2^, i860, d. Feb. i, 1871. 
161 3. Richard Mott. b. July 2^, 1862, d. Jan. 18, 1871. 

i6if). A\'il!iam P. Angel/C( 1603 j. b. Greenfield, X. Y., Jan. 

21, 1839, 7//. Francena Mott, b. Apr. 6, 1842, daughter ^ 
^yu,dZ<Z(L<i, ryv%4' a*(^ James Hollister Mott.^ Home, N#¥,*— CasLlf , Ind. Jit4*^*^^<^ 

^viinister Friencrs* Church. 

L'luldvcn — 

1617. Robert Hollister Angelf &. Jan. 16, 1866, 7//. Feb. 11, 

1904. Merchant, Aberdeen, South Dakota. ^;m^'^^-<<*(. Mo"*^*^' 

1618. Edward Mott Angelf ;?. Jan. 6, 1868. Lawver, Glen^ 
Falls, N. Y. 

1619. William Arthur Angel/ /^ ALar. 5, 1870, ///. July 22, 

1896, physician in Alinnesota. ^^♦K'C*'/*^ .^ ^t*^*<. Z***^^^*''**' ■ 

1620. ALarietta - Glancock Angel^/?. Jan. 28, 1872, //;. July 24, 

162 1. Annabel Angel^^. June 5. 1876. -^^t,. (XMaa^^ U^^^^u*.'^'^^^ 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 165 



ADAMS. MASS.. BRANCH. 

ist Gen. John Anthony (i), h. 1607, ///. Susanna Potter. 
2d Gen. Abraham Anthony (6), h. 1650, in. Alice Wo- 

dell. 
3rd Gen. Wihiam Anthony (180), h. 1675, ni. Mary Cog- 

geshall. 
4th Gen. WilHam Anthony, Jr. (9L7), h. 1709, ///. AHce 

Eddy. 
5th Gen. David Anthony (1216), h. 1747, in. Judith Hicks. 
6th Gen. Humphrey Anthony (1622), b. 1770, m. Hannah 

Lapham. ^^*<.. «•/• //fa . /t^^^ ^i^ ^;w*-j . tf^l^p^^^t^^ , 

1622. Humphrey Anthony, ^son of David and Judith Hicks 
Anthony, /;/. Hannah Lapham, daughter of Joshua 
and Hannah Sherman Lapham, from whom de- 
scended the Adams. Mass., branch of the Anthonv fam- 
ily. 
Some of the descendants have taken exceptions to the semi- 
goat that adorns the Anthony coat of arms, with his golden 
hoofs and golden horns, and want to kick him off the high 
position he occupies without giving the subject a single 
thought, that it may betoken one that is willing to fare hard so 
that he may be in high emplovment, honored, and that charac- 
teristic of the Anthony family seems to crop out all along the 
line from 1495 to 1904, the fare-hard proposition. Humphrey 
Anthony, the subject of our sketch, ran up against it in very 
early life. Tradition tells us that the family was not blessed 
with an overabundance of this world's goods and that his 
mother was want to spin tow for skim milk to feed the chil- 
dren, and that at a very early age he was bound out to a man 
l)v the name of Tripp to learn the blacksmith trade, and served 
his time and received his pay in hard fare, three months school- 
ing and a few pennies in his pocket for putting new blades in 
jack knives, working overtime. This brings him to the age of 
21 and to the turning point of his life, when he went to a place 
of diversion and had to loan the crowd money to pay the 
fiddler. He swore by the crook of his elbow that, if he couldn't 
keep better company, he'd keep none at all, and ''good com- 
I)any" was the pride of his whole life. He was a man of rug- 
ged physic[ue, strong mentally and physically, of medium 
build, yet knotted in a form of nerve and muscle that was 
quick to act. 

In the winter of 1793, according to his own account, when 
the snow was waistband high, he shifted his clothes and left 
the parental roof with only one object in view, and that was to 



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(1622) Humphrey Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 167 

visit the home of friend Joshua Lapham, on the east mountain, 
four miles away, because in that home hved httle black eyed 
Hannah Lapham, the pride of his heart. 

Next Monthly Meeting. — Friend Humphrey Anthony and 
Hannah Lapham appeared at this meeting and offered propos- 
als of marriage with each other, producing consent of their 
parents. Jeremiah Smith and George Lapham are appointed 
to look into the man's clearance in relation to marriage and 
report at the next meeting, where they are desired to come for 
an answer. 

N'ext Monthly Meeting. — Representatives called and pres- 
ent. The friends that were appointed to make inquiry into 
Humphrey Anthony's clearance in respect to marriage report 
that they have made the necessary inc^uiry and do not find any- 
thing to hinder his proceeding-. Humphrey Anthony and 
Hannah Lapham appeared at this meeting and renewed their 
proposals of marriage with each other ; nothing appearing to 
hinder, therefore, they are left at liberty to accomplish the 
same between this and the next monthly meeting, according 
to the good order of Friends. Jeremiah Smith and George 
Southwick are appointed to see the marriage consummated and 
report at the next meeting, producing marriage certificate. 

QUAKER MARRIAGE CEREMONY. 

Pair arise, the bridegroom taking the bride by the hand. 

Groom: I take Hannah Lapham to be my wedded wife, 
promising by divine assistance to be unto her a faithful and 
loving husband, until separated by death. 

Bride: I take this Friend, Humphrey Anthony, to be my 
wedded husband, promising by divine assistance to be unto 
him a faithful and loving wife, until separated by death. 

Next Meeting — The Friends that were appointed to witness 
the consummation of the marriage of Friend Humphrey An- 
thony and Hannah Lapham, report the marriage accomplished 
according to the good order of Friends and produce the mar- 
riage certificate. 

Teremiah Smith, ...., 

George Southwick. IVitnesses. 

THE OLD QUAKER MEETING HOUSE, ADAMS, MASS. 

The Friends society was formed in the year 1781. David 
Anthony, Isaac Kelley, Joshua Lapham, George Lapham, 
Adam Harkness and their families constituted the society at 
its first organization. 



i68 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

They worshipped in a log dwelling house until about the 
year 1786, when they erected a meeting house about half mile 
west of the village. The building lot with land for burying 
ground, the whole containing four and a half acres, was given 
to the society by Daniel Lapham. 

In 1 819 the society numbered about forty families. 

The division in 1827. 

Moiithlv j\Iccti]}g, Adams, 4 iito., 1783. — An information 
came to this meeting by way of the preparative meeting, signi- 
fying that David Anthony and David Baker have committed 
a misdemeanor, thereby causing the truth to be evil spoken of. 
In cutting a bee tree (and taking the honey therefrom) when 
the tree had been previously found and marked. Therefore 
this meeting appoint George Lapham and Adam Harkness to 
treat with them on that account and report the state of their 
minds at the next meeting. 

Monthly Meeting, Adams, 5 mo., 1783. — David Anthony 
and David Baker produced papers of acknowledgements to 
this meeting which are as followeth : 

Dear Friends: These are to inform you that through un- 
watch fulness, I was inadvertantly concerned with others in 
taking u]) a swarm of bees, and at the same time there was a 
scruple in our minds of the tree's beings found by reason of 
some mark we found on it, and, though I am conscientious to 
myself, I never intended to wrong any person, yet I am sen- 
sible I ought not to have meddled with it and do fully condemn 
the same, being sensible I have thereby given occasion to cause 
the truth to be evil spoken of. which has caused me much sor- 
row of heart and heavy exercise, and I desire to be more on 
my watch in the future. 

David Anthony. 

The 13th, nth, 1783. To the monthly meeting, Adams. 

Dear Friends: I have been under an exercise on an account 
of a piece of my conduct in being concerned with others in 
taking up a swarm of bees, not being at that time satisfied in 
my own mind whether the tree had been found by anybody 
or not, it being so blindly marked, and also I had no desire of 
doing any man an injury, yet I acknowledge I did wrong in 
cutting the tree so inconsiderately as I did, also in talking so 
inconsiderately and variably about it afterwards. All which 
said misconduct of mine I am sorry for and do condemn, hop- 
ing for the future to be preserved from giving occasion for the 
truth to be reproached. 

This from your friend, 

David Baker. 



THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 169 

QUAKER METHOD OF BRINGING MEMBERS BvVCK TO THE FOLD. 

An information came to this meeting- by way of the prepara- 
tive meeting signifying that Major Smith is neglectful in at- 
tending our meeting, also for going to a place of diversion. 
He being labored with from time to time, therefore, this meet- 
ing appoint Samuel Cooper, John Wells, and Snow Randall to 
treat with him on that account and report the state of his 
mind to the next meeting. 

N'e.rt Monthly Meeting. — -The friends that were appointed 
to treat with Major Smith on account of his outgoings, report 
that they have had an opportunity with him and found him 
very unsensible of his transgressions in many respects, which, 
after a solid deliberation thereon, this meeting appoint the 
same friends with the addition of Samuel Wells to labor with 
him and endeavor to bring him to a sense of his outgoings 
and report the state of his mind to the next meeting. 

LAW REGULATING DRESS. 

The law regulating dress in the i6th century in the early set- 
ment of Alassachusetts, when our forefathers were in such 
straitened circumstances, died out in the letter but not in the 
spirit. My grandfather, Humphrey Anthony, born in old 
Dartmouth, Mass., in 1770, without any schooling, was bound 
out to the Tripps as an apprentice to learn the blacksmith 
trade. Hard work, poor fare, and rough usage soured his dis- 
position, and he had his opinion about people that dressed ex- 
travagantly. When the wool was raised on the farm and 
carded into rolls and mother spun the yarn, and with the old 
hand loom wove the cloth, cut and made the boy's little home- 
made frocks, grandfather's mind was at rest, but when moth- 
er ceased such labors and made us some broadcloth coats and 
put on some brass buttons, and sent us down to ask grand- 
father if he would give us a few specked apples, I recollect 
it just as well as though it was yesterday, and it happened 
sixty years ago, it was a cold frosty morning' and we stood 
by the kitchen stove warming- our little hands, when grand- 
father came staffing in, and when he saw the brass buttons, he 
exclaimed; "Good Lord, if here ain't Abram's boys all cov- 
ered over with poverty blossoms !" 

C. L. x\nthony. 

Tlie IV r iter. 

Massachusetts enacted a law in 165 1, ordering that persons 
whose estates did not exceed £200 and those dependent upon 
them, should not wear gold or silver buttons, gold or silver 



vyo THE ANTHONY FAMHY 

lace, bone lace above 28 cents per yard, or silk hoods or scarfs 
upon penalty of los. for each offense. Any person wearing 
such articles might be assessed in connt}^ rates as if they had 
estates of £200. 

The first attempt to ha^'e this law observed in Hampshire 
was made in 1673. At the March Court, twenty-five wives 
and five maids, belonging to Springfield, Northampton, Had- 
ley, Hatfield, and Westfield, were presented by the jury as 
persons of small estate, who ''used to wear silk contrary to 
law." Six of these belong to Hadley, viz: 

Wife of John Westcarr was acquitted. 

Wife of Joseph Barnard was fined los. and cost, 2s., 6d. 

Wife of Thomas Wells, Jr., was admonished. 

Wife of Edward Granis was admonished. 

AMfe of Joseph Kellog was acquitted. 

Maid Mary Broughton was admonished. 

Of the thirty, only three were fined and the fines were re- 
mitted at the next court. 

At the March court, 1674, the wife of Edward Granis was 
again presented for wearing silk. Her silk hood and scarf 
were brought into court. "Though somewhat worn, they had 
been good silk." She was fined los. 

At the March court, 1676. the Jury presented sixty-eight 
persons from five towns, viz : Thirty-eight wives and maids 
and thirty you'ng men, "some for wearing silk, and that in a 
flaunting manner, and others for long hair and other extrava- 
gances." Two were fined los. and many of the others were 
ordered to pay the clerks fees, 2s., 6d. each. 

There were ten from Hadlev, viz : Joseph Barnard and his 
wife, Sarah, and his sister, Sarah; William Rocker, Thomas 
Grofts, Jonathan W^ells, Joseph Granis. Nehemiah Dickinson, 
wife of Mark W^arner and wife of Thomas Wells, Jr., who 
was fined los. Nine were admonished and ordered to pay the 
clerk's fees. 

Several of the sixty-eight presented were wives, daughters 
or sons of men of good estate. Two unmarried daughters of 
Elder John Strong of Northampton, were among the number. 

In March, 1678, eight females of Northampton, Springfield, 
etc., were complained of for wearing" silk contrary to law in 
this day of calamity and trouble. Two were fined los., some 
paid clerk's fees and some were referred to another court. 

The boldest of these females w^as Hannah Lyman, sixteen 
years of age, daughter of Richard Lyman, Northampton, de- 
ceased. She was presented Sept., 1676, "for wearing silk in a 
flaunting' manner in an offensive way and garb, not only be- 
fore, but when she stood presented, not only in ordinary times 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 171 

but in extraordinary times." She was fined los., 1677, Jan- 
uary. 

1 hese early Christians estal^hshed an influence in behalf of 
morality and practical religion to be coveted by later genera- 
tions. Prayer and self-abnegation and self-sacrifice were the 
characteristics of these pioneers, which gave society a mould 
that was permanent in its sweet perfume of spiritual blessings. 
Notwithstanding the many Christian virtues, the spirit of self- 
denial and high toned piety of the New England fathers, they 
had their imperfections. Their many trials and crosses must 
have soured their temper in relation to the conduct of prodigal 
youth and other companions of their heroic struggles. Want 
of prudence and foresight vexed their souls when laboring so 
industriously to maintain a livelihood, since fire and sword and 
tomahawk and death were constantly imaged before them. 

TRACING ADAMS, MASS., BRANCH DOWN TO THE LIVING, I9O4. 
SUSAN B. ANTHONY, OLDEST NO. 1 634. 

First Generation. 

1 Gen. John Anthony (,i), rn. Susanna Potter. 

2 Gen. Abraham Anthony (6), in. Alice Wodell. 

3 Gen. William Anthony ( i8o), m. Mary Coggeshall. 

4 Gen. William Anthony, Jr. (9<5?7), ni. Alice Eddy. 

5 Gen. David Anthony ( 1216), m. Judith Hicks. 

6 Gen. Humphrey Anthony (1622), ni. Hannah Lapham. 

7 Gen. Daniel Anthony (1632), m. Lucy Reed. 

8 Gen. Daniel R. Anthony (1671), m. Anna Osborne. 

Children — Humphrey Anthony (1622). 

1623. Daniel Anthony (1632), b. Jan. 27, 1794, m. Lucy 

1624. Susanna Anthony, b. ^N^.^, 1795, "'• Thomas Brown- 
ell, extinct, dy 0^1 >f (^ l^%i . 

1625. Hannah Anthony (1684), b. June 8, 1797, m. Isaac 
U. Hoxie. 

1626. John Anthony (1*^59), b. Aug. 26, 1800, ///. hmx 
Ehza^^Wadsworth. '^ ;E?U»b«.^K) el. a*H -T- z^^.- - 

1627. Joshua Anthony (T817), b. Sept. 27. 1802, ///. Lydia 
Bufiington. d. jt**^ ^^- /^v/ 

1628. Abram Anthony (1844), b. Eeb. 21, 1806, m. Eunice 
Eddy. <t. /^<jf.4M^-,H> 

1629. Ira Anthony, b. 181 1, d. young. 

1630. Ann Eliza Anthony (1915), b. Dec. 4, 1814, /;/. Al- 
bert Dickinson. 

1631. Humphrey Anthony, Jr. (1941), b. Dec. j, 1818, ///. 
Elmira Maria Eddy. ^ . yv^^y^ . /> , /^f(». 



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THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 




(1632) Daniel Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 173 

1632. Daniel Anthony (1623), 7//.^ Lucy R^d in 1817, dan. 
of Daniel and Susan Richardson Reed, born Dec. 2, 
1793, died Apr. 3, 1880. /2^ &^-t</fe*- , '^•^- 

Daniel Anthony was a man of high talents and fine educa- 
tion, born of Quaker parents, and received his education at 
Nine Pardner's Quaker school. He commenced teaching school 
in a building in his father's dooryard under the old willow 
tree. He was also in early life a manufacturer, and with his 
brother John, built the pump log factory on Tophet Brook at 
Bowen's corners, about three fourths of a mile east from the 
village of Adams, in 1822. It was 30 by 40, and 3^2 stories ' 

high, for the manufacture of cotton yarns. The water was : 

thrown upon an overshot wheel 26 feet in diameter on a level 
with the third floor. The weaving was done by the families 
in the surrounding neighborhood. About 183 1, it was used 
for the manufacturing of satinets, operated by his brother-in- 
law, Isaac U. Hoxie, who continued until 1834, when the 
factory was closed. The factory was then taken down and 
removed to the Walker farm by Abram Anthony, for farm 1 

]3urposes, where it now stands in a good state of preservation. 
Daniel Anthony w'as the prime mover in organizing- the first 
Academy in the town of Adams. He left Adams in 1827 and 
lived in Rochester, N. Y., the remaining part of his life. He 
was a strong- abolitionist and free soiler, and a very ready con- 
versationalist upon all the topics of the day. but unlike his 
daug-hter Susan B. Anthony, was not a public speaker. He 
died at Rochester Nov. 2'5, 1862. His two daughters, Susan 
B. and Mary, reside at the Anthony home. No. 17 Madison. 

Children — • 

1633. Guelma P. Anthony (1640), b. July i, 1818, 111. Aaron 

McLean Sept. 19, 1839. . P J~ h 

1634. Susan B. Anthony, /7.^Feb. 15, 1820.^^ lu.(U^ n.(<^ i^lU-i^^M/^ 1 

1635. Hannah L. Anthony (1650), /;. Sept. 18. 1823. ///. 
Eugene Mosher Sept. 4, 1845. '^' ^?**<mj //, 1277, 

1636. Daniel R. Anthony (1671), h. Aug. 22, 1824, //;. An- 
na Osborne, Jan. 21, 1864. 

1637. Mary S. Anthony, h. Apr. 2, 1827. <O^Cl^ t'-^ S- r<fe>-j l^tiu^^' 

1638. Ehza T. Anthony. b-fl/U^'*-*- /^-S* SL--^***^ /r. ig-J^ Y^a/Z^'siUju >»"^ 

1639. Jacob Merit Anthony (1679), h. Apr. 19, 1834, in. 
Mary A. Luther, Apr. 2, 1858. 

An^ Extract from the Preface of Life and JJ\')rks of Snsan B. 
Anthony (1634) by Ida Husted Harper: 

The intent of this work has been to trace briefly the evolu- 
tions of a life and a condition. The transition of the voune 



174 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Quaker girl, afraid of the sound of her own voice, into the 
reformer, orator and statesman, is no more wonderful than 
the change in the status of woman, effected so largely through 
her exertions. At the beginning she was a chattel in the eye 
of the law ; shut out from all advantages of higher education 
and opportunities in the industrial world ; an utter dependent 
on man; occupying a subordinate position in the church; re- 
strained to the narrowest limits along social lines ; an absolute 
nonentity in politics. Toda}^ American women are envied by 
those of all other nations, and stand comparatively free indiv- 
iduals, with the exception of political disabilities. 

During the fifty years which have wrought this revolution, 
just one woman in all the world has given every day of her 
time, every dollar of her money, every power of her being, 
to secure this result. She w^as impelled to this work by no 
personal grievance, but solely through a deep sense of the in- 
justice which, on every side, she saw perpetrated against her 
sex, and which she determined to combat. Never for (^ne 
short hour has -the cause of woman been forgotten or put aside 
for any other object. Never a single tie has been formed, 
either of affection or business, which w^ould interfere with 
this supreme purpose. Never a speech has been given, a trip 
taken, a ^•isit made, a letter written, in all this half-century, 
that has not been done directly in the interest of this one object. 
There has been no thought of i^ersonal comfort, advancement 
or glory; the self-abnegation, the self-sacrifice, have been ab- 
solute — they have been unparalleled." 

There has been no desire to emphasize the hardships and 
unpleasant features, but only to picture in the fewest possible 
words the many consecutive years of unremitting toil, begun 
amidst conditions which now seem almost incredible, and con- 
tinued w^ith sul^lime courage in the face of calumny and per- 
secution such as can not be imagined by the women of today. 
Nothing has been concealed or mitigated. In those years of 
constant aggression, when every step was an exiDeriment, there 
must have been mistakes, but the story would be incomplete 
if they were left untold. No effort has been made to portray 
a perfect character, but only a woman who dared take the 
blows and bear the scorn that other women might be free. 
Future generations will read these pages through tears, and 
will wonder what manner of people those were wdio not only 
permitted this woman to labor for humanity fifty years, almost 
unaided, but also compelled her to beg or earn the money with 
which to carry on her work. If certain opinions shall be 
found herein which the world is not ready to accept, let it be 
remembered that, as Miss Anthony was in advance of pulilic 



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THE ANTHONY FAMILY 175 

sentiment in the past, she may be equally so in the present, and 
that the radicalism which we reject today may be the con- 
servatism at which we will wonder tomorrow. 

Those who follow the story of this life w411 confirm the as- 
sertion that every girl who now enjoys a college education ; 
every woman who has the chance of earning an honest living 
in whatever sphere she chooses, every wife who is protected by 
law in the possession of her person and her property ; every 
mother who is blessed with the custody and control of her own 
children — owes these sacred privileges to Susan B. Anthony 
beyond all others. This biography goes to the public with the 
earnest hope that it may carry to every man a conviction of 
his imperative duty to secure for women the same freedom 
which he' himself enjoys; and that it may impress upon every 
woman a solemn obligation to complete the great work of this 
noble pioneer. 



BIOGRAPHY OF SUSAN B. ANTHONY. 

Susan B. Anthony, born Feb. 15. 1820, in Adams, ]\Iass-, 
has a national reputation. She was born of New England an- 
cestry ; in religion her father was a Quaker and her mother a 
Baptist. When Susan was five years old her parents moved 
to Washington County, N. Y., and there the future earnest 
and enthusiastic leader of the great political reform, which is 
to place the disfranchised sex on a plane with the self-aj^point- 
ed ruling clan, spent her girlhood and grew to thoughtful and 
industrious womanhood. Her education had not been neg- 
lected, and so, when pecuniary misfortune came to her father 
at the age of seventeen, she began the avocation of school 
teaching, about the only respectable avocation a girl could en- 
gage in fifty years ago. While caring for herself by an in- 
dustry itself pleasing to her, but at that time a poorly recom- 
pensed profession, she had abundant time to reflect upon the 
legal injustice and countless disabilities of which woman, on 
account of her sex, is a victim. During those years, her matur- 
ing mind formed substantial convictions, one of which was as 
to rights. The cause of w^oman's rights was from the outset 
nearest and dearest to her, and she was quick to discern that 
the ballot was the key to the situation. She consequently never 
relaxed her demand and, wdiile she has given incidental aid to 
every important cause that has arisen during the last forty-five 
years, she has steadily labored for the ballot as the means to 
gain numerous desired ends. So, as early as 1850, she com- 
menced to speak publicly for woman's rights to equal wages 
for equal work. She had also snoken for temperance (being 



176 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

a member of a society called the Daughters of Temperance, 
which in its day was an effective organization). Most of her 
addresses are extemporaneous; she rarely indulges in a "set 
speech." The address she delivers abounds in facts which are 
stated with marvelous conciseness and directness. She com- 
prehends general principles, is logical and skillful in drawing" 
deductions, and is remarkably well versed in American history 
and in the principles of the government, having in this knowl- 
edge no peer among- her co-workers. She does not adorn her 
periods with the "flowers of rhetoric," though her apprecia- 
tion of the ornate style is very high. Her utterance is rapid 
and clear, and face, voice, manner and pose indicate an earnest- 
ness, a devotion, a consecration, which are the inmost essence 
of eloquence. During the last decade her popularity on the 
platform and in private circles have grown apace and she has 
perhaps received more proof of public and private esteem than 
anv other American woman. 

At the age of 65, she enjoyed a respite, traveling in Europe 
for health and recreation. In England she was the honored 
guest of people famous throughout the civilized world. While 
abroad, she traveled over Italy, France, Germany and Swit- 
zerland. 

One of the honors rarely paid to a woman is the pulilic cele- 
bration of her birthday. This has been accorded to Susan 4!). 
Anthony Jor a number of years. From an object of ridicule 
and contumely in past years, among cultured neople all over 
the world, now Susan B. ,\nthony has come to be admired for 
her faithful consistency in a cause to which she has devoted 
her life. She is loved and honored for her many good quali- 
ties of head and heart. 

There is one bill stands against Susan B. Anthony that prob- 
ably never will be discharged. When at the close of her trial 
for having cast a vote in 1872 to test the 14th and 15th amend- 
ments of the Constitution of the United States, because she 
was a woman and not a man, the Judge said : "The sentence 
of this Court is that you pay a fine of $100.00 and costs of the 
prosecution." Miss Anthony replied: "May it please Your 
Honor, I will never pay a dollar of your unjust penalty," and 
this outstanding bill never has been and never will be collected. 



SUSAX BROWNELL ANTHONY S TRI.AL. 

Opened on the morning of the 1 7-1 8th of June, 1873. 

The lovely village of Canandagua. with its placid lake re- 
flecting the soft summer sky, gave no evidence of the great 
event that was to make the day and place memorable in his- 
torv. All was still, the usual peaceful atmosphere pervaded 



THE ANTHONY FA}HLY 



177 



the conservative town and, with the exception of a small group 
of men and women in earnest conversation at the hotel, few 
there were who thought or cared about the great principles of 
government involved in the pending trial. When the tolling of 
the Court House bell announced the hour had arrived. Miss 
/\nthony, her counsel and friends, promptly ap]:)eared and 
were soon followed by the District Attorney and Judge, repre- 
senting the power of the United States, — Miss Anthony to 
sirind as a criminal before the bar of her country for having 
daiel to exercise a freeman's right of self-government, and 
that country, through its judiciary, to falsify its grand declara- 
tion as to the ecjuality of its citizens by a verdict of guiltv be- 
cause of sex. 

On the bench sat Judge Hunt, a small-brained, pale faced, 
prim looking man, enveloped in a faultless suit of black broad- 
cloth and a showy white necktie. This was the first criminal 
case he had been called on to try since his appointment, and 
with remarkable forethought he had penned his decision before 
hearing it. At times by his side'sat Judge Hall, who had de- 
clared himself unwilling to try the suit. Within the bar, sat 
Miss Anthony and counsel, the Hon. Henry R. Selden. and 
Hon. John \^an Voorhis, and several of the ladies who had 
voted, Mrs. Gage and the United States District Attorney. 
Upon the right sat the jur}', while the remaining space was 
crowded with curious and anxious listeners among- whom were 
men prominent in public life. 

The indictment presented against Miss Anthony will be re- 
garded by the future historian as a remarkable document to 
have originated in a republic against one of its native-born 
citizens guilty of no crime. 

The following ladies voted : Mrs. Hannah Anthonv Mosh- 
er, Mrs. Mary S. Hebard, Mrs. Nancy M. Chapman, Mrs. Jane 
M. Cogswell, Mrs. Martha N. French, Mrs. Margaret Lev- 
don, Mrs. Lottie Boles Anthony, Mrs. Hannah Chatfield. 
Mrs. Susan M. Hough, Mrs. Sarah Truesdale, Mrs. Marv Pul- 
ver, Mrs. Rhoda De Garma. Mrs. Gualma Anthonv McLean, 
Miss Mary S. Anthony, ]\Iiss Ellen T. Baker. Seven other 
ladies registered but were not allowed to vote. 

Honorable Richard Crowley, LJ. S. District Attorney, op- 
ened the case as follows : 

May if Please the Court and Gent! emeu of the Jury: 

On the 5th of November, 1872, there was held in this state a 
general election for different officers and among those candi- 
dates to represent several districts of this state in the Congress 



178 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

of the United States. The defendant, Miss Susan B. Anthony, 
at that time resided in the city of Rochester in the Connty of 
Monroe, Northern District of New York, and upon the 5th 
of November, 1S72, she ^-oted for a representative in the Con- 
gress of the United States, to represent the 29th congressional 
district of this state. At that time she was a woman — I sup- 
pose there will be no question about that. The question in this 
case, if there be a question of fact about it at all, will be a 
question of law rather than a question of fact. Whatever Miss 
Anthony's intentions may have been — whether they were good 
or otherwise — she did not have a right to vote upon that 
ciuestion, and if she did vote without having a lawful right 
to vote, then there is no Cjuestion but what she is guilty of 
violating the law of the United States, in that behalf enacted 
by the Congress of the United States. 

We do not claim in this case, gentlemen, that Aliss Anthony 
is of that class of people who go about "repeating." \\'e don't 
claim that she went from place to place for the purpose of 
offering her vote, but we do claim that upon the 5th of No- 
vember, 1872, she voted, and whether she believed she had a 
right to vote or not, it being a question of law, that she is 
within the statute. It is not necessary for me, gentlemen, at 
this stage of the case to state all the facts which will be proven 
on the part of the government. I shall leave that to be shown 
by the evidence and the witnesses; and if any question of law 
shall arise His Honor will undoubtedly give you instructions 
as he shall deem proper. Conceded that on the 5th day of No- 
vember, 1872, ]\Iiss Susan B. Anthony, was a woman. 

TRI.\L. 

Witness BcTcrly ]]'. Jones. 

0. Mr. Jones, where do you reside ? 
A. 8th ward, Rochester. ' 

O. Wliere were vou living on the 8th dav of November. 
1872? 

A. Same place. 

O. Do you know the defendant. Miss Susan B. Anthony? 
A. Yes. sir. 

O. In what capacity were you acting in relation to elec- 
tions? 

A. Inspection of elections. 

O. Upon the 8th day of November. 1872. did the defend- 
ant. Susan B. Anthony, cast a vote? 
A. Yes. sir. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 179 

O. Did you see her vote? 
A. Yes, sir. 

O. \\\\\ you state to the jury what tickets she voted? 
A. She voted the electorial ticket, congressional, state and 
assembly ticket. 

O. Did you recei\e the tickets from ]\Iiss Anthony? 
A. Yes, sir. 

O. What did you do with them? 

A. Put them in separate boxes where they belonged. 

O. Was Miss Anthony challenged upon that occasion? 
A. Yes, sir, — no, not on that day, she wasn't. 

O. She was not challenged on that day she voted? 
A. No. sir. 

O. Prior to the election was there a registry of voters 
made ? 

.A Yes, sir. 

O. \Vere you present during the registration of voters? 
A. Yes, sir. 

O. Did Susan B. Anthony appear before the board of reg- 
istry and claim to be registered as a voter ? 
A. She did. 

Q. Was there any objection raised as to her right to vote? 
A. There was. 

O. On what grounds ? 

A. On the ground that the Constitution of the State of 
New York did not allow women to vote. 

O. What was the defect of her right to vote as a citizen ? 
A. She was not a male citizen. 

O. That she was a woman ? 
A. Yes. sir. 

O. Did the board consider the question of her right to 
registry? 

A. Yes, sir. 

Q. And she was registered accordingly ? 
A. Yes. sir. 

O. At the time of the registry, was the U. S. Supervisor 
of Election present? 

A. He was, two of them. 

O. Did they advise the Registry or did they not ? 
A. One of them did. 



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Cross Examination. 

O. Was Miss Anthony challenged before the Board of 
Registry ? 

A. Not at the time she offered her name. 

O. Was she challenged at any time? 

A. Yes, sir, the second day of the registration. 

O. Was the oath administered? 
A. Yes, sir. 

O. Will yon state what Miss Anthony said? 
A. She claimed her right to vote under the constitution of 
the United States. 

O. Did she name any particular amendment ? 
A. Yes, sir, the XIV. amendment. 

Q. Did the other Super\'isor favor her voting under that 
amendment or did he protest, claiming that she did not have 
the right to vote? 

A. One of them said that there was no way for the inspec- 
tor to get around placing the name on the register and the 
other one, when she came in, left the room. 

O. Turn to the name of Susan B. .Vnthony on the i)oll list. 
A. I have it. 

Q. What number is it ? 
A. Number 22. 

Q. From what poll list, what tickets did she vote? 
A. Electoral, State, Congress and Assembly. 

United States rests. 

Judge Seldon opened the case in behalf of Susan B. Anth- 
ony as follows : 

//' the Court Please, Gentlemen of the Jury: 

This is a case of no ordinary magnitude, although man}' 
might regard it of very little importance. The question wheth- 
er my client has done anything to justify her being consigned 
to a felon's prison or not, is one that interests her very essent- 
ially and that interests the people also essentially. I claim that 
when she had her name registered as a voter, and voted for a 
member of Congress, she was as much entitled to vote as any 
that voted at that election, according to the Constitution and 
laws of the government under which she lives. If I maintain 
that proposition as a matter of course, she has committed no 
off'ense and is entitled to be discharged at vour hands. 



THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y i8i 

If she sincerely believed that she had a right to vote and 
offered her ballot in good faith, under that belief, whether 
right or wrong, by the laws of this country, she is guilty of no 
crime. 

ARGUMENT. 

Sddon, for Defendant. — The only alleged ground of an 
illegality of the defendant's vote is that she is a woman. If the 
same act had been done by her brother under the same circum- 
stances, the act would have been not only innocent but honor- 
able and laudable, but, having been done by a woman, it is 
said to be a crime. The crime, therefore, consists not in the 
act done, but in the simple fact that the person doing it was a 
woman and not a man. 

I believe this is the first instance in which a woman had 
been arraing-ed in a criminal court merely on account of her 
sex. If the advocator of female suffrage had been allowed to 
choose the point of attack to be made on their position, they 
could not have chosen it more favorably to themselves ; and I 
am disposed to thank those who have been instrumental in this 
proceeding, for presenting it in the form of a criminal prosecu- 
tion. Women have the same interest that men have in the es- 
tablishment and maintainance of good government; they are 
to the same extent as men bound to obey the laws ; they suffer 
to the same extent by bad laws and profit to the same extent 
by good laws. What an absurdity, to use no harsher expres- 
sion, to reward men and punish women for the same act, with- 
out giving them any voice in the Cjuestion, which should be re- 
warded and which punished. The defendant is indicted under 
the 19th section of the Act of Congress : "Voting without hav- 
ing a lawful right to vote" is a crime and punishable by a fine 
not to exceed $500 or bv imprisonment for a term not exceed- 
ing three years, or both, in the discretion of the Court and 
shall pay the costs of prosecution." 

I concede that if Miss Anthony voted, knowing that as a 
woman she had no right to vote, she may properly be con- 
victed, and that if she had dressed herself in men's apparel 
and assumed a man's name or resorted to any other artifice to 
deceive the board of inspectors, the jury might pronounce her 
guilty. All that I claim is that if she voted in perfect good 
faith, believing that it was her right, she has committed no 
crime. 

One other matter will close what I have to say. Miss An- 
thony believed and was advised that she had a right to vote. 
She may also have been advised, as was clearly the fact, that 
the question as to her right could not be brought before the 



1 82 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

courts for trial, without her voting- or offering to vote, and if 
either is criminal, one was as much so as the other. There- 
fore, she stands now arraigned as a criminal for taking the 
only step by which it was possible to bring constitutional ques- 
tion as to her right before the tribunals of the country for ad- 
judication. 

If for thus acting in the most perfect good faith, with mo- 
tives as pure and impulses as noble as any that can find place 
in your Honor's breast in the administration of justice, she is 
by laws of her country to be condemned as a criminal. Her 
condemnation, however, under such circumstances would only 
add another most weighty reason to those which I have already 
advanced to show that women need the ballot for protection. 

Carlyle has said, "Beware when the great God lets loose a 
thinker upon this earth." When Susan B. Anthony was born, 
a thinker was "let loose." Her voice and her pen have lighted 
a torch, whose sacred fire, like that of some old Roman tem- 
ples, dies not, but whose penetrating ray shall brighten the 
path of women down the long line of ages yet to come, our 
children and our children's children. 

1640. Guelma Penn Anthony (1633), /n.^^Aaron 
lived in, Rochester, N. Y., and died there. A*i/-. 9./\r7Z 

Cli Mr en — ^ Y3cJZt^*-'-*^t/^ •^■:f- 

1 64 1. Ann Eliza McLean ( 1645), b.Oct'^^, 1840, (/ 
/S if, 1864, at Rochester. 

1642. Anthony McLean, b. Aug. 19, 1842, d. Sept. 5, 1843 
at Greenwich, N. Y. ^ 

1643. Margaret McLean (1645), ^^- J^"''^ ^^ 1^45' "'• 
George L. Baker. "Tf*^. ¥' 

1644. Thomas King McLean, b. Feb. 17, 1850, 0^.^1870, at 
Rohester, N. Y. 

1645. Margaret McLean (T643), in. George L. Baker. May . 
IS, 1863, of Rochester. <^. i2^. /f/^ ^-^ J^-^-f^^^ - ^'^' 

1646. Henry Anthony Baker, b. June 2, 1870. (^X^^c^^^^ ^'^'\\ 

1647. Thomas King Baker, b. Mar. 4, 1872. .v^. \x^^^^>c>,/9oi*^ J-.X^, 

1648. Guelma L. Baker, b. Aug. 8, 1875. n^'ru^^X:^'^^ 

1649. Lawrence McLean Baker, b. Oct. 26, 1880. ^ tJTTJ ' 




1650. Hannah Lapham Anthony (1635), in. Eugene Mosh- . , 
Ay- ^..vs^-er, Sept. 4, 1845, d. May 11, 1877. Eugene d. Jan. 2,^ r^k^ 
^- ^a/^r^ ^1894. One of the sixteen women to cast her vote m 

t, tjri^Ml ^'<]' Rochester with her sister, Susan B. /-f^>— --<-^ 't- -^ . . 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 183 

Cliildrcn — 

165 1. Charles Reed Alosher, h. Sept. 25, 1847, (/. Dec. 25. 
1850. 

1652. Arthur A. Mosher (1656), h. Dec. 21, 185 1, ///. Mar- 
tha Brown of St. Louis. 

1653. Frank M. Mosher (1663), h. May 6, 1857, //;. Sarah 
E. Dix, Rochester. 

1654. VVendel Phillips Mosher (1667), h. Nov. 25, 1858, in. 
Carrie Louisa Mixer. ^J^^V^'/. '^f^- C^«-t^-«>^^^^ , o. 

1655. Helen Louise Mosher (1670), b. Apr. 20. 1862. in. 

Alvan T. James. P^ ^o- /S'S'f, di , a/- ^XJUUoOJM-^^ /2 - 2 J- /? 

1656. Arthur A. Mosher ( 1652), m. Martha Beatrice Brown ' 
June I, 1875, dau. of Joseph A. Brown and Mattie ■■ 
borris Brown of St. Louis, Mo., born June 29, 1857. 

Arthur Anthony Mosher left Rochester at the age of eigh- 
teen, entered the insurance business with Col. D. R. Anthony 
of Leavenworth, Kansas, from 1870 to 1877. Then with the 
collecting agency with the Traveler's Lisurance Co., St. Louis. ^ 

and for several years (13) was general agent for the southwest , 

for that company. March i, 1891, removed to Kansas City, ' 

Mo., as vice-president of Missouri, Kansas and Texas Trust 
Co., also vice-president Kansas City Southern R. R. ; vice- 
president of Kansas City Suburban Belt R. R. ; president of 
Kansas City and Lidependence Air Line R. R. ; vice-president 
National Surety Co. and officially connected with other enter- 
prises in Kansas City, Mo. Since 1896 has been prominently 
identified with insurance interests in New York City. 

Children — 

1657. Arthur Byron Mosher (1660), b. Mar. 17, 1876, m. 
Laura Bocline. 

1658. Howard H. Mosher, b. Dec. 16, 1879. ^' •^o-^^^^ 

1659. Edwin Royal Mosher, b. May 22, 1888. '/ 

1660. Arthur Byron Mosher ( 1657), //;. Laura Bodine, Aug. 
9, 1898. She was born Oct. 31, 1879. /?^-^ 5*-^:*^ ^ ^v- ■ ^, 

Children — 

1661. Robert Bodine Alosher, b. May 11, 1900. 

1662. Muriel Mosher, b. May 24, 190T. 

1663. Frank Merritt Mosher ( 1653), ///. Sarah E. Dix, Apr. 
8, 1884, dau. of Samuel and Ella Dix of Rochester. N. 
Y. JLt^A^t'u^ ^^i^-*-*- i-e- '^S'^' 

Children — 

1664. Florence Eloise Mosher, b. Apr. 2, 1885. 

1665. Marion Dix Mosher, b. Dec. 3, 1887. 

1666. Merritt Dix Mosher, b. June 14, 1892. 



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THE AXTHONY FAMILY 




(1671) Daniel Read Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 185 

1667. A\>nclel Phillips Mosher (1654), in. Carrie Louisa 
Mixer of Cleveland, Ohio, dan. of Albert K. Mixer and 
Priscilla (Stearnes) Mixer. She was born May 9, 
1862. 

Children — ■ 

1668. Albert Eugene Mosher, b. ]\Iar. 28, 189 1. 

1669. Mary Louise Mosher, b. Jan. i, 1895. 

1670. Helen Louise Mosher^ ( 1655), ni. Alvin T. James, 
July 30, 18^9, son of Thomas and Elizabeth Knight 
James of Byberry, Pa. 

I ^'^ 

1671. Daniel ReSd Anthony (1636), /;/. Jan. 21, 1864, Anna 

E. Osborne, dau. of Abram and Eliza Newton Osborne 
of Edgartown, Mass. 3^^***^^' cL. 1^^-. / j. ^ / 9 Jf-^ 

Children — ■ 

1672. Maude Anthony (1675), b. Mav 29, 186^, ///. Lewis-' 

M. Koehler. ^a.^^ --^— ^'^^ f ^^^ ^^ ^(^^:::J:£^ 

1673. Madg-e Anthony, b. Jan. 23, 1867, d. August, 1867. ^'^^^^^fixJ^Zt 

1674. Daniel R. Anthoi^^^'t 1676), b. Aug. 22, 1870^//;.'^*'^'^'*^. 
Elizabeth Havens, ^^vm^ ^/- Itfp «^- /^U-u-c^-t^^^vPiC K^^^. 

1674(7. Susan B. Anthony, b. Sept. 21, 1872, d. Eeb. 11, 

1889. 
i674?7. Annette Anthony, b. Dec. 14, 1883, d. Aug. 10, 

1888. 4.-^*^- ^:^^-t^^--^.-^-<i •/<>—«-- 



COL. D. R. ANTHONY. 

From the time of his settlement in Leavenworth in June, 
1857, to the present day, he has been inseparably connected 
with the history of the city. As Mayor, during the exciting 
days of the war he was placed in a peculiarly trying position 
and one that called for courage and determination and thor- 
ough familiarity with state and city laws and a wise judgment. 
These qualities he has possessed to an unusual degree. Since 
May, 1871, he has been best known as proprietor and editor of 
the Leavenworth Times, which is one of the most influential 
dailies in the state. 

Daniel Reed Anthony was born in Adams, Mass., Aug. 22, 
1824, son of Daniel and Lucy (Reed) Anthony and a brother 
of Susan B. Anthony, widely known as the advocate of woman 
suffrage. 

His paternal grandfather, Humphrey Anthony, was a Quak- 
er and a descendant of John Anthony, who came from Eng- 
Ic'nd in 1634, and settled in Portsmouth, R. L The maternal 



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THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




;i676) Daniel Read Anthony *i '^i^jl. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 187 

grandfather, Daniel Reed, was a soldier in the Revolutionary 
War, serving in the division under Arnold that marched in 
midwinter from New England to Quebec, suffering untold 
hardships. He also fought under Stark at Bennington, Vt., 
where Burgoyne was defeated. 

At thirteen years of age he attended the Academy at Union 
Springs. N. Y., and afterwards worked" in his father's cotton 
mill and store at Battenville, N. Y., and later in his tiour mill. 

When 23 years of age he removed with the family to Ro- 
chester, N. Y., where he taught school two winters and then 
engaged in the insurance business. 

In July, 1854, he visited Kansas with the first colony sent 
out by the New England Emigrant Society under the leader- 
ship of Eli Thayer. During that visit he assisted in founding 
the city of Lawrence which at that time contained but one 
house. Returned to Rochester in the fall of 1854 and then re- 
moved to and settled in the new and growing town of Leaven- 
worth. 

When the Civil War began he was commissioned Lieuten- 
ant Colonel of the First Kansas Cavalry and commanded his 
troops at the battle of Little Blue in Nov., 1861, in which he 
won a victory from a force of guerillas of four times his num- 
ber. During the following year he was i^rincipally on duty in 
Tennessee, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Alabama. On resign- 
ing his commission he resumed his duties as postmaster of 
Leavenworth to which he had been appointed by President 
Lincoln, Apr., 1861, and which he filled five years. 

Li 1863 he was elected mayor by a large majorit}'. His 
rule was characterized by a vigorous policy that brought him 
both friends and enemies. Many of the most permanent im- 
provements were made during his term and the growth in pop- 
ulation was never so marked as then. 

1675. Maude Anthony (1672), daughter of Daniel R. and 
Annie Osborne Anthony, m. May 21, 1896, at Leaven- 
worth, Kansas, Lewis M. Kaehler, ist. Lieut, qth U. 
S. Cavalry. Home, Fort Du Chesne, Utah. L^^U o{, 

1676. Daniel R. Anthony, Jr. ( 1674), son of Colonel Daniel 
R. Anthony, was born in the city of Leavenworth, 
Kansas. 

After attending the public schools, he entered the Michigan 
Military Academy at Orchard Lake, Mich., and completed 
the regular course. In 1891, he graduated from the State 
University of Michigan. He then became business manager 
of the Leavenworth Times. Reared in the faith of the Renub- 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(iiSSQ"^ Daniel Read Anthony III 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 189 

lican party lie has taken an active part in its affairs. President 
McKinley appointed him postmaster of Leavenworth in 1898. 
He married June 21, 1897, Ehzabeth Havens, h. May 20, 1874, 
daughter of Paul Egbert and Matilda Havens of Leaven- 
A\orth. They have two children, D. R. Anthony, Jr., is now 
mayor of Leavenworth, 1904. 

Children — 

1677. Eleanor Anthony, h. Aug. 31, 1898. ^•^' ^i^-^^"*^ Off-'''* 

1678. Daniel Read Anthony, 3d, b. Feb. 10, 1900. /i*t. 



MARY S. ANTHONY. 

Mary S. Anthony (T637), was born at Battenville, X. Y., 
the youngest of four daughters. "She, not I, is the suffrage 
pioneer in our family," said Susan B. Anthony, and continued: 
"Mary attended the first woman's rights convention, and when 
I came home from teaching school. I heard nothing but suf- 
frage talk. I didn't believe in it then, but sister Marv was a 
firm advocate. My brother-in-law used to say that I could 
preach woman's rights, but it took Mary to practice them." 
For twenty-six consecutive years, from 18^7 to 1883, she 
taught in Rochester public schools. Many of the best citizens 
of the city once went to school to her, and it is perhaps her in- 
fluence upon those minds and lives that my sister considers the 
most important part of her life work. She has alwa}'S l^een 
identified with the suffrage cause in this city and state, and for 
a number of years she was corresponding secretary, also presi- 
dent Political Equality Club. I cannot tell you how she has 
helped me and sustained me. She has kept a home where I 
might come and rest. From the very beginning- she has cheered 
and comforted me. She has looked after the great mass of de- 
tails, my wardrobe, my business, etc., leaving me free." 

Rev. W. C. Gannett says of her : "Li after years men will 
say the battle was won by two sisters, because there never could 
have been a Susan abroad if it had not been for a Mary at 
home." 

1679. Jacob Merit Anthony (1639), ///. at Ossawatomie, 
Kansas, Apr. 3, 1858. to Mary x\lmina Luther, daugh- 
ter of Richard and Almina Brown Luther, h. at Little 
Falls, N. Y., Feb. 4. 1839. J. Merit was born at Bat- 
tenville. N. Y., Apr. 19, i834./jUi*<, 7. /9€?o, j^^-^c^^ ^^ 

Children — • 

1680. Lucv Elmira Anthony, b. at Ossawatomie. Kans.. Oct. 

24, tS^. if^^^ =f^ux ^^j^ ^ '/^ a*«I2U«^ ^^€A.ti^-^t^ 

'*'^^^ ^/u) aA-^ Ux^i^ t ^^^^^^^-e- ^^=f^<j^ <UZ*^ aJr ^Pt^ta.^^ f^ ^ 



190 



THE ANTHONY FAUHLY 




[1684) Hannah Anthony Hoxie 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



191 



1 68 1. Daniel Luther Anthony, b. at Herman, Mo.. Feb. 10, 

1682. Annift- Osborne xA.nthony, h. Fort Scott, Kans., July 2^, 
1874, m. Leon Brooks Bacon, Roche1: i t e r .''i90o. h"^^ ^-"^ • 

1683. Burt Luther Anthony, h. Fort Scott, Kans., May 9, „ w . /? 

^*^ ^. cuc^. / 7. ffoL. mXL pr^cL ^o/uwc OaaU^*^ i, OuA^- //. /'jO^ . 

1684. Hannah Anthony ( 1625), daughter of Humphrey 
and Hannah Lapham Anthony, ///. Isaac L^aJrloxie. 
Aug". 16, 181 8. son of Stephen and Abigail Toby Hox- 
ie. The Hoxies were descendants of the first Duke of 
Buckingham. He was a member of the Massachusetts^'='"/^^^_^|J^^r;^' 

^^ .Legislature, (/. fcSg^ Tvy^r, ^:i, f^'^/- ^^/-'^^ -^^-^^^^^ auC^.^ 

1685. Cynthia L Hoxie, /;. June 4, 1820, d. Jan. 8, 184^. '^"^ •^■'*;<;.. 

1686. Susan Hoxie (1694), h. Mar. 10, 1822, ;//. George 
Richardson. 

1687. Eliza H. Hoxie (1724), h. Sept. 7, 1823, in. Edward 
Shove, 2d Merit Cook, ^z.12.^ <^. W^' 'S'fS'. 

1688. Ira A. Hoxie (1726), h. May 26, 1825, 111. Lucinda 
Leonard. ^^^. ]}Jir<^^.U^ Mt & L<^<r/ /^Jia, t, ^ r y Soi'h 4., ,}■ t^t-il 

1689. Joshua Hoxie, /?. Aug. 10, 1827, d. South. F^-y't-Y -t-htt^ie-i fA.e.^& 

1690. Isaac Hoxie (1742, b. July 6, 1829, ///. Minerva O. 
Braisted. 

1691. David Hoxie, /;. June 15, 1831, d. June 12, 1876. b,, ^ ,^ fcu. v)c «( •'> 

1692. Ellen Hoxie (1747), b. June 2"/, 1833, in. Lucien B. A<:<.»nis- 
Squier, of N. Y. 

1693. Francis Hoxie ( I7s8), b. Sept. 22, 1837, /;/. Dr. Chas. 
Bates of N. Y. 

Hannah (Anthony) Hoxie ( 1684). was one of those living 
examples that calls for more than a passing" notice. She was 
possessed of a gentle spirit, a temperament alive to all innocent 
joys, to all harmonies of life, a deep, earnest faith, a character 
:^ of exceptional interest, not only to professing Christians, but 

' to all classes and conditions of men in prosperity or adversity. 

She had the gift of expression, a simple and pelucid style, 
through which the soul poured itself out. She possessed the 
qualities that endeared her to the friends that knew her. There 
was a kindling' of intense enthusiasm which burned in all her 
life and remained unquenched to the last, the inner working 
of a unique and winning personality. Her public ministry in 
Friend's Society covers a period of over thirty years, a divine 
light apparently inspiring her, prompting as w^ell to deeds of 
private worth along pathways where care and want were sorest 
realized.^ Her voice was known to soothe and encourage, her 
//.»^*-**-^(/^6'V j -t^- -^. <^i^ t^-^.^ cyuUju <lvi.*^ U- .t4iu 

'iry-t't'''y^i-<tiL.^L4l^ ,,.Jt,^ <?tft-t-t-*-«- >-»-»-».**, -t^'i^Lt-c*.- «!-*■-«- y«^2^x<.. ■^t-Ze,<-»^(C^<-<^(;Q^t.<X3^*-*-<-«^ X. 



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192 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

hand to aid. As wife and mother most gentle and loving was 
her deportment. No hasty word fell from her lips, preserving 
an equanimity and composure that only strict discipline united 
with strong faith will acquire. Her example was unrivalled in 
excellence, many of her last years of her life were devoted to 
an aged father in the bestowal of that care and filial affection 
which springs from innate moral ubiquity and deep Christian 
guidance, ©h. J^J^**^ eJL- ^"y^*-*^ '' //-t, a^cA^^^ A^ tCtA-t*-t^ t-*-*/". 

Cynthia Isabel Hoxie (1685), h. Jime 4, 1820, daughter of 
Isaac Upton and Hannah Anthony Hoxie, d. Jan. 8, 184/. She 
was of a sweet disposition and possessed scholarly ability. 

1694. . Susan A. Hoxie (1686), daughter of Hannah Anth- 
ony and Isaac U. Hoxie, m. Feb. 8, 1844, George Reed 
Richardson of Adams, Mass., son of David and Chloe 
Wilbur Richardson. He was born May i, 1818. 

In March they emigrated to Illinois and were among the 
first settlers in Earlville. Her husband was interested in farm- 
ing, dairying, inventing, manufacturing, and fruit raising at 
various periods. Susan Richardson was a woman of great 
self-control, decision and firmness, a devoted mother and also 
one who studied questions of general welfare in education and 
reform. She was ever ready to help others in sickness or 
trouble. Her courage was equal to her own trials and was 
often imparted to others. She died at the home of her daugh- 
ter, Susie, in Milwaukee, and was buried at Earlville, where 
her home had l)een for forty-five years. 

Children— ^- La^U^r^jLU. . Ui ' 

1695. Azelia E. Richardson ( 1700). ^.^Sept. 18, 1845, '"■ 
Henry E. Hammond at Earlville, Aug. 11, 1874. 

1696. Edward G. Richardson (1708), b. Nov. 24, 1843, ;/;. 
Sarah Burton of Utica, Illinois, Nov. 20, 1867. 

1697. Nellie C. Richardson, b. Apr. 18. 1852, d. lune 9. 

1855- 

1698. Joshua Neal Richardson, b. Oct. lo, 1853, d. Dec. 12, 
1854. C./7>v) 

1699. Susie Alice Richardson,^/?. Oct. 21, 1855, iii. William 
Radley of Earlville, Dec. 20, 1876. ZiU^ot, I. l^; %x. /9^^ 

1700. Azelia E. Richardson (1695), '"• Henry E. Ham- 
mond, son of Salem and Julia Johnson Hammond. He 
was born at South Amherst, Mass., Nov. 8, 1847; was 
a graduate of Amherst College ; for twenty-five years 
was principal or superintendent of schools in Massachu- 
setts, Illinois and Iowa. He is now a farmer and 
stock raiser. 3A« di- U' RtlvldA^ , )i^l>, xjMa^ J^f^' 4- 



THE ANTHONY FA2HLY 1^3 

C/iihIrcii — 

i/Oi. Phoebe Hammond, b. Alar. 14, 1876, /;;. Samuel A. 
Hubbard. 

1702. Chas. Warren Hammond, b. Sept. 15, 1877, ^^- J^^ly 
5, 1885. 

1703. Henr}' R. Hammond, b. Apr. 7, 1879, at Aloino-ona, 
Iowa. u*v, %c*^^t^ H»r*'k gi fiJUUMt^c A^. /«?(?/. 

1704. Susan Hammond, b. Dec. 26, 1886, at Carroll Iowa 

1705. Phoebe Ifammond [1701), ///. Samuel A. Hubbard,,^ ^fof 
son of William Joseph and Rhoda Ann (Eskew) Hub- 
bard of Mt. Sterling-, 111. He was educated at Xormal 
University, admitted to the bar in 1896, is now County 

Judge and Master of Masonic Lodge. Phoebe grad- 
uated at Illinois Normal University and taught in^pub- 
lic schools of Dixon in 1896-97. She married Oct 11 
1898, at Redfield, Iowa. 

• Children^ 

1706. Carl Hammond Hubbard, b. Oct. 6, 1890 at Mt Ster- 
ling, 111. 

1707. Vera Hubbard, h. Alav 25, 1902 at Mt. Sterling, 111. 

1708. Edward George Richardson (1696), ;//. Sarah Bur- 
ton, daughter of Ephraim L. and Achsah Lovell Bur- 
ton. She was born at Akron, Ohio, Sept. 20, 1847, 
married Nov. 20, 1867, at Utica, 111. Thev moved 
from Earlville, 111., to Iowa in 1875. Edward George 
was a farmer and stock buyer. He laid out the town 
of Zearing on his farm. In 1899 he moved to Ackley, 
Iowa. 

Children — 

1709. Nellie M. Richardson (1716), b. Jan. 30, 1870. ;// 
Arthur W. Lewis, Feb., 1888. o^!^^</-«-*' -^ cXl-^*^ -./9f9- 

1710. George L. Richardson, b. Oct. 9, 1871, m. Cora Wal- 
kins, Aug. 30, 1896. ' 

171 1. Edward Richardson, b. June 2}^, 1873, served in Cu- 
ban War. . . 

1712. Lena Richardson, b. Nov. 28, 187^, teachino- in public l2aT,T^ 
schools at Zearing./*^. a^^' /' /^^7' />v«-^-<S-«/ il^i^^tfU^,*^' ^^^' 

1 71 3. Grace Richardson, b. Aug. 6, 1879, teaching. 

1 714. Burton Richardson, b. Oct. 17, i8Si.^->,^. o-.-^-o*!*- — 

1 71 5. Chester Richardson, b. Aug. 17, 1885, attending 
Northwestern University. /vav. C^^J-, %.i1\U, t^^^^S^ju (^Ue^, 



194 THE ANTHONY FAMHA' 

1716. Xellie Richardson (1709), 111. Arthur \\ . Lewis, son 
of ^^'illiam F. and Ruth Townsend Lewis. He w^as 
born May 13, 1867, at Marshahtown. He was a prin- 
ter, school teacher and editor. 

Children — 

1717. Rali)h W. Lewis, b. Nov. 4, 1888. .v^- ^^• 

1718. Alberta Edith Lewis, b. Nov. i, 1890, (/. Jan. 13, 1891. i 

1 71 9. Cecile Grace Lewis, b. Feb. 20, i8g2.^t,^^, / e^it<M~1r'tu^\ 
1 7 JO. Ernest Lewns, b. Dec. 31, 1893, (/. Jan. i. 1894. 

1/21. Clyde Wilford Lewis, b. July 8, 1901. 
/ 7/C.(L'h^tM^ ^^*^ " b- /fo^- 

1/22. Susie Alice Richardson (1699), in. William Radley, I 

son of John Jay and Sarah (Thomas) Radley of Earl- 

ville. III 

^^'illiam Radley was educated in the public school and in 
the commercial department of Jenning Seminary at Aurora, 
111. Tn 1872 he was bookkeeper for A. B. Breese, dry goods 
merchant; in 1874, secretary of Earlville Manufacturing Co.; 
from 1878 to 1900, secretary of Sandwich Manufacturing Co., 
Sandwich, 111.; from 1900 to 1904, auditor Mihvaukee Har- 
vester Co.. and from 1904 Assistant Auditor of International 
Harvester Co., Chicago. 

.Susie Alice Richardson was educated in public schools of 
Earhille; taup"ht school from 1872 to 1876 in Earlville; w'as 
active member of L^niversalist Church and Sunday School in 
Sandwich; was president of W. C. T. U., also district officer; 
was a charter member, and lil^rarian of Women's Literarv 
Club; ^^■as district president of Suffrage Association in Mil- 
waukee; countv officer of W. C. T. V., and member of Beta 
Study Club. 

Children — ■ 

172:;. Guv Richardson Radlev, b. Aug. 10, 1878, at Earl- .■ 

ville. 111..^*^. TU£^ (^.' (lo-yu]rt^r<jU CU*^^ /o. /fag foytaXUu 

Graduated from Sandwich High School in 1895, from 
Aurora High School in 1896, and from the Electrical En- 
gineering Department of University of Illinois in 1900. At 
this college he was a member of Tua Beta Pi society. In 
Sept., 1900, he entered the employ of the Milwaukee Electrical 
Railway & Electric Light Co. He has charge of the meter 
and testing department and is a member of American Institute 
Electrical Engineers. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 195 

1724. Eliza Hoxie (1687), //;. ^Edward B. Shove, son of 
Joseph Shove. He was born at Adams, Mass., June 
18, 1 82 1, where he spent most of his hfe. He died Apr. 
12, 1854, at Davenport, Iowa. EHza next married 
Merrit Cook of Granvihe, N. Y. He died in 1861. She 
remained at Granville till her death, Sept., 1898. ^^.c^a-.^- 

Eliza had a poetic and l|ter'ary temperament. Found joy in 
home life and was a devoted mother. In 1880 graduated at 
Woman's Homeopathic Medical College of New York, and 
thereafter gave much free practice to the poor. Was largely 
instrumental in raising funds for the soldier's monument and 
was a friend and helper to young men struggling to make their 
way. 

Children — 

1725. Phebe H. Shove, h. May 18, 1844, ///. John O. Owen 
of Middle Granville. N. Y. Died soon after marriage, 
Mar. 12, 1874. 

Phebe had a sweet and winning disposition. Graduated 
from Granville Ladies Seminary in 1870 and from the Phelps 
Musical Conservatory, New York City, in 1871. Was a fine 
pianist, was also an artist. 



1726. Ira Anthony Hoxie (1688), h. May 26, 1825, son of 
Isaac U. and Hannah Anthony Hoxie, ///. Lucinda 
Leonard, daughter of Capt. Jesse and Lucinda Werden 
Leonard. 

He was a member of the Berkshire Bar. His taste Avas lit- 
erary and he was a contributor for years to the Pittsfield Sun. 
He was endowed with a clear and discriminating mind and 
he used his materials of thought and sentiment to good advan- 
tage. Twice, once in prose and once in poetic composition, he 
was a successful competitor for literary prizes. His disin- 
clination to the responsibilities of a public life was marked. He 
possessed large self respect, a cultivated taste, and was modest 
and purely unassuming in his habits. The especial trait of his 
character was unfeigned and ardent love of nature. Of her 
works he was a most diligent and persevering student. The 
instinct of solitude in him pictured to his mind the beauty and 
grandeur of solitary scenes. Nature's works were more sacred 
and lovely to him because in them he beheld the wisdom, the 
skill, the power and the boundless wealth of the Heavenly 
Father. In the midst of his years and manhood and strength, 
he was stricken down at the age of thirty-six years. 



196 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



THE OLD QUAKER MEETING HOUSE 

BY 

Ira Anthony Hoxie. 



Aye, there it stands upon yon hill, 
Just as it stood of yore, 

When our forefathers, glad of heart, 
Passed slowly through its door. 

A plain old-fashioned house it is, 
Devoid of dome or spire, 

Pvilpit, or pew, or paint, or aisle, 
Or ausht that men admire. 



No pealing organ's solemn notes 
Resound within its walls. 

But all is quietness and peace. 
As light from heaven falls. 



Through sun and storm, from year 
year, 

It rules in quiet sway. 
Though not unmindful of the fate 

That marks it for decay. 

I will not grieve that time has touched 

With hands so rude and cold 
That old brown church upon the hill. 

Or that 'tis growing old; 

But sigh, that man, ungenerous man, 

In his poor heartless pride, 
Has left to ruin and neglect 

The house so sanctified. 



Once, on a summer's Sabbath morn, 
A goodly group was seen 

Arrayed upon its old pine seats. 
Or gathered on its green. 



Each with a smile and cheerfvil word. 

The old, the young, the fair. 
As happy and as peaceful quite 

As though 'twere heaven there. 

How can a soul approach so near 

The presence of his God, 
As when he waits in silence deep 

For Him who dwells above ? 

Whose spirit like a gentle dove 

Has often rested there. 
And touched witn love the pious soul, 

That moved with voiceless prayer. 

But now, alas, it is not so, 

And times are changed indeed: 
I These tears re'ieve my hidden grief, 
Vet who of men will heed 

That poor old church upon the hill. 

Where ruin sits enthroned, 
With cruel woe-delighting train 

That mocks at human moan? 

Hail ruin I fierce, relentless lord I 

At whose destructive hand 
Fall the great, the low, the rich, the poor. 

The small, the mighty land. 

Rest, rest upon yovir churchyard green. 

Upon that hallowed sod. 
Though men have proudly left thee now. 

Old Meeting He--- of God. 

Still, still the spirit round thee cling. 

That triumphs o'er decay. 
And though forsake" by the world. 

Thou are dear to me alwav. 



Childvi 
1727. 



1728. 



1729. 

1730- 

ChiJdn 

1731- 

1733- 
1734- 

1735- 
1736. 

1737- 



Hallie P. Hoxie (1730). h. Aug. 2, 1846. ;;/. Eliza 
A. Deals, b. May, 1850. ^larried ^.lay 20, 1866, Ad- 
ams, Mass. 

Ervin P. Hoxie (1738). h. Feb. 17, 1848, m. Alice M. 
Lucas, Haliburton, Canada. 

Immog-ene Adell Hoxie. h. Mar. 21, 1848, d. aged 7 
years. 

Hallie P. Hoxie (1727), m. Eliza A. Beals.j/ H^wi^^j. }^aA^ . 

Ira A. Hoxie, h. Feb. 24, 1867, ;//. Mary Crum. 
Jessie L. Hoxie, /;. Nov. 17, 1868, 111. Earnest Dero- 
ean. 

18^2 



Eugene A. Hoxie, h. Dec. 28, 1870, d. Oct. y , .^j-. ^ 

Dennis A. Hoxie, h. Dec. 29, 1873. vi^, S.t/^/U./^iiA'VuvtxAfy 6./^' 

Bessie M. Hoxie, h. Feb. 25, 1877. (/^ > 

Roy C. Hoxie, h. Sept. 15, 1880. 1^^ H^'^' 

Clifford H. Hoxie, h. NoV. 2, 1882, d. Oct., 1883. 



THE ANTHONY FA}HLY 



197 



1738. Ervin P. Hoxie (1728), iii. Alice M. Lucas, daughter 
of John and Eliza Ann Lucas of Haliburton, Canada, 
Aug. II, 1857. fr\rif <t.^*4^. /v3. /^>>. 
His occupation is a government measurer and culler of logs 
and timber. Is, at this writing, thirty miles from settlement. 
Post office address, Sunbridge, Ontario County, Canada. Fam- 
ily reside at Haliburton. Canada. 

Children— ___fpf^^ _^, ^^ ^^^ XJt^, J>< W^" ^. /y^^-^ 



1739. Delila Eugene Eliza Hoxie, h. Nov. 8, 1884./!*^ .^-«,;?./'*^''w,i-»-^''f. 

1740. Valance Pinckney Lucas Hoxie, h. Jan. 9, i888.'u^,f JlenjAr^ls! >v)i 

1741. Elwood Anthony Percival Hoxie, h. May 14, i SSQ^^-''''^"^^ '">4^ 

1742. Isaac Hoxie (1690), in. Minerva O. Braisted of 'MoK^^ j^-^i^j^/^ 
riah, N. Y., Feb. 14, 1869. Occupation, mercantile. 

Address, Moriah Center, New York. cA. hui^ - /90S 
Children — 

1743. Herbert Hoxie, b. Dec. 12, 1870, (/. July 28, 1871. 

1744. John Hoxie, b. June 13, 1872, d. Aug. i. 1872. 

1745. Mary D. Hoxie. b. Sept. 28, 1874. 

1746. George B. Hoxie, b. Aug. 28, 1875. 

1747. Ellen Hoxie^l 1692), ///.f^Lucien Bertrand Squier, of 
Albany, N. Y., Jan. i, 1855. He was born at Pompey, 
Onida County, N. Y., son of Gardner and Caroline M. 
Squier. Oil merchant New York City since 1855. 

(tuti«n Born Dec. 20 1829, died Jan. 3, }9^A-)\2ll^n t ,run€>7,/}rj5-^ 
C hildren — • v \ ^/ 

1748. Van Ransalear Mallory Squier (1752), b. Feb. 15, 
1857, in Brooklyn, N. Y. 

1749. Henry Lapham Squier, b. July 16, 1862, (/. Mar. 27, 

1866.' ujsr) 

1750. Lucien Bertrand Squier, Jr.^ b. May 4, 1867, South . 
Orange, N. J. 

1751. Benjamin Barton Squier, b. Oct. 11, 1868. 

1752. Van Ransalear Mallory Squier (1748), ///• Isabelle 
Thane in Chicago, Nov. 17, i^yy.^C-ti^lof/^^ Z^*-^ . j 

Children — 

1753. Alexander Squier, b. May 15, 1878. 

1754. Lewis Squier, b. Nov. 7, 1879. 

1755. Llannah Hoxie Squier, b. Feb. 25, 1883. ^. 

1756. Isabel Hoxie Squier, b. Oct. 31, 1886. . . > 

1757. Lucien Bertrand Squier, Jr. (1750). ///.^ Helen E. 

cixU, Wintringham, Feb. 25, 1891, in Brooklyn, N. Y. J.,^^ ^^'i- 



198 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1758. Frances Hokie (1693), youngest daughter of Hannah ^ 
Anthon}^ and Isaac U. Hoxie, h. Sept. 22, 1837, aJi^.U^M^ ^e^ 

^doM,-^ ->t^ , Dr. Charles- E. Bates, (son of Ira Bates, Havana, N. 
Y.JSept. I, 1856. ^- Oi^..^^, .*.^. 
Dr. Bates was a graduate of the Albany, N. Y., Medical 
College and practiced his profession in Brooklyn, N. Y. About ^^ ,^^^ 
five years after his death she pursued a course of studies in a 
the art schools of New York and Paris, becoming successful '^^^^'"* 
in portraiture and figure subjects. Still living at the age of 65 i*^-^ 
years in Adams, Mass., where she was born near the old Hum- 
phrey Anthony homestead, this Apr. 5, I903.fy</K.<'x^ i. >^ 
^ ff.*<r»v ^^.^^^ " ^rCAyr l^" " Alayyy^A^. P*-*"^ ^^' / f ^a . 

1759. John Anthony (1626), ^. Aug. 2^, 1800, son ot Hum- 

phrey and Hannah Lapham Anthony of Adams, Mass., 
m. Elizabeth Wadsworth of Auburn, N. Y., Oct. 20, 
1822, daughter of Joseph and Anna Barnes Wads- 
worth. She w^as born in Adams, Mass., Nov. 4, 1806. 
John Anthony in early life was a manufacturer of scythes 
and hoes at Maple Grove. Mass., and at the age of forty-nine 
he located in the town of Coleta, Whiteside County, 111., and 
purchased a large tract of land upon which he lived for 33 
years and died there at the age of 82 years. One year before 
his death he divided his estate among his children satisfactorily 
so that not one dollar was expended in settling his estate. 
Elizabeth died at Coleta. Her body w^as cremated at Daven- 
port, Iowa. The body of John Anthony lies in Coleta ceme- 
tery. i.QAA^, 1^, I'jtfx. iliit-ytt/i Jt- Tia-Ih tVI'i^. /l-v^-'*^i>^ '^ 

1760. Anna W. Anthony, b. Mar. 21, 1826, Adams, ]\Iass., 
d. Aug. 8, 1857, ^t Auburn, N. Y. 

1761. Joseph x-'Xnthony (1767), h. Jan. 10. 182Q, at Adams. 

1762. Samuel Anthony (1775), h. Apr. 6, 1830, at Adams. 

1763. David Anthony (1787), h. June 21, 1832, d. at Kas- 
son, Minn., Feb. 3, 1877. 

1764. Charles Anthony (1795), h. Nov. 7, 1838, at Victory, 
N. Y., d. at Fairmount, M\rm. ^(^m, , >i. /^po, 

1765. Joshua Anthony (1804), h. May 28, 1841, at West- 
bury, N. Y. 

1766. Humphrey Anthony ( 1810), h. Nov. i, 1845. 

1767. Joseph Anthony (1761), eldest son of John and Aran. 
Elizabeth Wadsworth Anthony, /;/. Amey Ades at 
Greenbush, N. Y., Oct. 2, 1852, daughter of James and 
Harriet Higgins Ades, born in England, Feb. 11. 1833. 
She died in Greenbush. Nov. 28, 18^7. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 199 

Joseph was for a term of years eng-ineer on Boston & Al- 
bany R. R., living- at Greenbush. Retiring- from that occupa- 
tion he remi^ved to Coleta, Whiteside County, 111., where his 
father resided. Purchasing a tract of land with his brother 
Humphrey, he followed dairying, making "Gilt Edge Butter" 
a specialty. He was a natural born mechanic and ran his farm 
on the same principle as he ran his engine. He retired from 
farming and went to California where all of his children now 
reside. He died Feb. 27, 1887. 

Children — 

1768. Anna Anthony (1772), b. Oct. 25, 1853, at Green- 
bush, N. Y.fll, F.^. :f ./f o4»- C've-vuoa;tiiL, C>-^^ CL^^eLi^, (M ■ y^ 

1769. Jessie Anthony, b. Alar. 7, 1856, at Greenbush, N. Y.>- 7-^ff'^J 

Joseph Anthony's second wife was Fanni^y Wickens, daugh- 
ter of Samuel and Sophia Siven Wickens, born in England, 
1827, died Greenbush, Mar. 28, 1869. 

Children — 
2'^\. F'i77G. .Joseph Anthony, Jr., b. Mar. 31, 1863, at Greenbush, ^•'^•- ' 

t^,^ vfvi-H.^'^ •'*7//!'^annv Anthony, daughter of Chas. Anthony, Fair- 
i^/^oh^'^- '[y^.Xmount, Minn., Jul'y 31, 1895.71^ th.^.-^*^^ ,a.U4<^ a^^^ojfoy- 
njO.^, (^1771. Horace G. Anthony, b. Feb. 2S, 1865, at Greenbush. ;^; ^. 

TZ.'"- "^ I//-- -^nna Anthony ( 1768). m. Josias J. Andrews at Gene- 
see, 111., Dec. II, 1873. He is the son of John and 
Martha Mitchel Andrews, born Mt. Prospect, County 
Monagham, Ireland, May 5, i84i.Jo5i'*s d. ^iaaa,.%'^, ifi^f, 

Chddren— ^ ^^, x/, /^/-^ 

1773. Jesselyn Andrew, b. Noy. 29, 1874, at Toledo, Io\vaj/'^?H.^*v-«rf:«u- _■ 

1774. Anna Andrews, b. Oct. 15, 1886, at Eagle GroyellJ^j^^^^^^-^^-'^**-*- 
Iowa. fX(Jyy<Ayi^ , 7Um> ^-rv^ ^^'"' 

1775. Samuel Anthony ( 1762), son of John and Ajati Eliza- 
beth Wadsworth, born at Adams, Mass., Apr. 6, 1830. 
Married Mary E. Benedict, daughter of Edward and : 
Moriah Hoyt Benedict, born in Yates County, X. Y., 
May 7, 1839. She died Mar. 28, 1871. 

Children — 

1776. Willis B. Anthony, b. Noy. 25, 1859, at Victory, N. 
Y., d. Oct. 7, i860. 

1777. Lucy A. Anthony, b. Sept. 14, i860, at A'ictory. N. Y., 
d. Oct. 4, i860. 

1778. Abby M. Anthony (1782), b. Feb. 2, 1862, at A^ictory, 
N. Y., ///. Geo. C. Follett. 



/c? 



200 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1779. Alary E. Anthon}-, h. :Mar. 13, 1864, at Victory, N. 

1780.' Charles N. Anthony, h. Nov. 4, 1866, at Victory, N. 
Y., d. Sept. 26, 1867. 

1 78 1. Samuel E. Anthony, Jr., h. Feb. 23, 1868. 

1782. Abby M. Anthony (1778), /;/.. George C. Eollett. 

1783. Mary Elizabeth Eollett, h. Aug. 19, 1893./^. H .^a^ OUdfr Wdlu 

1784. Eannie Scott Eollett, b. Jan. 21, 1895. ^^ "<>> IT^^- 

178s. Alcy Anna Eollett, h. Jnly 31, 1898. /vw. li^M:^ l.^P-.-u.d^r^**'. (^' ^> ^^^ 

1787. David Anthony (1763), b. at Adams, Mass., June 27, 
1832, son of John and rffffi Elizabeth Wads\yorth An- 
thony, m. Almina Wheeler Clary, daughter of David 
and Joanna Whose Clary, born at Cnrtisville, Mass., 
Sept. 30, 1836. David was a banker at Kasson, Minn., 

and died there Eeb. 3, 1877. : 

Children — • 

1788. Elizabeth Anthony (1792), b. Jan. 13, 1859, Genesee, 
111., m. Jfefe Stoel. AM-'^ d^. 

1789. Horace Anthony, b. Jan. 23, i860, Genesee, 111., d. 
Mar. 31, 1892. 

1790. John Anthony, /;. Jan. 7, 1865, Genesee, 111. d /^a^c^,.'^ Ju4** 

1791. Lucy Anthony, b. Oct. 6, 1866, Genesee, 111.^. W" / 1 (j , ^^uAoaa, 

1792. Elizabeth Anthony (1788), married ]^\ Stoel, son 
of John W. and Mary A. Tegert Stoel, born Ticon- 
deroga, Essex County, N. Y., Jan. 7, 1854, m. at Man- 
torville, Dogge County, Minn., Mar. 6, 1880. 

Children — 

1793. Josephine Stoel, b. Jan. 12, 1881, Huron, Dakota. 'W^-;S>«" 

1794. Jessie Stoel, b. July 27, 1882, Huron, Dakota. ha^._ 

1795. Charles Anthony^ 11764), b. at Victory, N. Y., //;. 4/'/^<^i-c-*^ 
-?'/>//^6 3 Theodosia M. Robinson, daughter of Morgan Lewis '**^'^- > 

and Amanda M. Daball Robinson, born at Seneca Falls, 

N. Y.,^Mar. 13, 1841. Lives at Fairmoj^nt, Minn. ^ 

Charles d. Jan. 3, 1900. T^i.t*/*^uJm^ /. Ci4i.. ±i../f^^ a(- itU~A..^>6e.*.<^- 

Lluldrcn — ^^ •■ 

1796. Eannyfc'Anthon3^ ^-Jan.' 23', 1864, ni. July 31, 1895,^ 
Joseph Anthony, Los Angeles, Cal. -yA-oA/iX^f^ ^ 



THE ANTHONY FAAHLY ,oi 

cJJZ, ^^■ 
lycj-j. Julie Anthony (1802), &;,^Jan. 3, 1869, //;. Patrick P. 
Kennedy. , 

1798. Susan Anthony, h. Dec. 27, 1870, (/. ^ne^ 6, 1871. 

1799. Bertha M. Anthony, b. Sept. 11. 1873^ Coleta^t. Geo. 
Edwin Shaw,. Apr. 23. 1902,1 a'. Apr. i, 1904] Fair- (/--'^^y 



mount, AIinn.^,'^<j^>-«**^ ' [KtiUyii^. til- ]i . »~ ,> 

1800. Charles D^^nthony. h. Feb. i, 1877, Kasson, Wv\-\w.yiMfy'^^'^^I^J,\' 

1801. Sarah Anthony, h. Nov. 25, 1884, Fairmo/nt, ^Iii^''it^iZaf?i''/<r 

1802. Julie Anthony (1797), ;//. Patrick^Kennedy, June 28^^ glfc^T^ 

Children—^ ' 

1803. Charles Anthony Kennedy, Z?. Nov. 16, 1902. 

1804. Joshua Anthony (1765). son of John and Awn Eliza- i|j«t,'* M.- 
beth Wadsworth Anthony, h. at Westbury, N. Y., l\Iav j)et,>v. /f.i3 
28, 1841. Married in Sterling, 111., May 28, 1867, to "^ ^l^^^''\:'^^^ 
Lydia Ramsey Butler, daughter of Ezekial and Eunice ^^p^^^_j^^,^,„. 7 
Shaw Butler, born in Rome, Onieda County, N. Y.,ie,AMe ^<-'-. f^j^k*' 
Aug. 12, 1837. 7^^A.ua ^. Ju,)K-^^-/f//.ii-<^oUta.Uh.^»f'^*'^''^'.U 

Children — 

1805. Albert Butler Anthony, b. Feb. 20, 1871, at Coleta, 111. 

1806. Alice Elizabeth Anthony, b. Oct. 12, 1875, at Coleta, 
111. 

1807. Frank Wadsworth Anthony (1808), b. Dec. 30, 1876, ' 
at Coleta, 111., ///. Zella Bell Peugh. 

1808. Frank W. Anthony (1807), in. May 29, 1900, at 
Prophetstown, 111., Zella Bell Peugh, daughter of Wil- 
liam C. and Catherine Wetzel Peugh, b. May 29, 1877. 

Children — • 

1809. Perrilla C. Anthony, b. May 9, 1903, Coleta, 111. -hc-/?*/. j«* /f*-- 

^^°f.b. Aw^<a^ Jr^A.***- " b . cuA^. -»-, 19/3/ 

1 8 10. Humphrey Anthony (1766), 111. Sarah L. Andrews, h^, / 6' D^io'i 
daughter of John and Martha Mitchell Andrews, born 

Aug. 2^, 1849, Mt. Prospect, Ireland. She died at _ 

South Pasadena, Cal., Oct. 31, ^'^'^^■■'^f^^;;^;^^^ 

Humphrey Anthony, the son of John and Elizabeth Wads- ^^^^^^^^ ^^ 
worth Anthony, was born in Victory, N. Y., Nov. i, ^'^AS- j>ve,./i, i^/o 
He received his early education at the common schools of his ^^ {.oi.k*y\ti 
native town and at the age of twelve years came to Coleta, 111., e-«.tiy-er„;A- 
with his parents, and finishedhis education at a Quaker school 
at Prophetstown, 111., under the instruction of "Friend" Syd- 



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(1810) Humphrey Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



203 



na Averill. Being inclined to agricultural pursuits he pur- 
chased a farm with his brother Joseph, in Coleta, III, and be- 
came a successful dairyman. Gilt edge butter and cheese were 
manufactured for the St. Louis market, which found ready 
sale. He married Sarah L. Andrews, daughter of John and 
Martha Mitchel Andrews. She was born Aug. 26, 1848, ^It. 
Prospect, Ireland. She died at So. Pasadena, Cal., Oct. 31, 
1884, leaving five children. He married second wife, Phebs 
C. Bush, born Mar. 23, i860, daughter of Henry and Eliza- 1 

^ beth Bressler Bush, Sterling, 111. Married Feb. 8, 1888. He 

^ moved from Coleta, 111., to Central City, Neb., purchasing 

^ 480 acres of alfalfa land on the Union Pacific R. R. Pur- ' 

o chasing, feeding and shipping from ten to fifteen thousand 

sheep, cattle and hogs to Chicago market, the company estab- 
lished a railroad station on his farm, called Paddock Station, 
the place is known as Anthony's Alfalfa Ranch. He has now 
retired from active business. His son, Arthur, having- pur- 
chased the 480 acres and added to his 320, making a ranch of 
800 acres, with nearly 500 acres in alfalfa. Arthur is in co- 
partnership with T. B. Plord, the cattle king, of Nebraska, in 
the feeding and shipping business, which has grown to im- 
mense proportions. 

Children — W».ik&<Mtri-h 

181 1. Amy W^^ Anthony, h. Aug. 15, 1868, graduate Emer- 
son School Oratory, Boston, Mass. /^n./'<^^)>cHi•ferc|.6ur^^ ^^J-/fi 

1812. Arthur H. Anthony, h. Jan. 30, i^yi.f<M.Xo'rys,c<^^foyci (7^/8 

1813. Anna G. Anthony, b. Eeb. 21, 1873, graduate Eniver- 
sity of Wisconsin, holding several degrees, at present 
attending Leland-«as»U StanforcliiLCalifornia. 

1 814. Mattie L. Anthony, h. July 20,^875, d. Sept. 7, 1896, 
at Battle Creek, Mich. 

181 5. Olive E. Anthony, h. Dec. 17, 1882, d. Oct. 16, 1893, 
at Coleta, 111. 

/P'/^. His second wife was Phebe C. Bush, born Mar. 23. i860, 
daughter of Henry and Elizabeth Bressler Bush, Sterling, 111. 

Children — 

1 81 6. Charles Whittier Anthony, h. Oct. 26, 1889, at Coleta, 

111 pTod^pitc ou, 3/- z^^,?'' -^ ^ ^::^'^/^'^^^ '^, ^ ,'^'' 

1817. Joshua Anthony (1627), son of Humphrey anil Han- 
nah Lapham Anthony, born Sept. 27, 1802. 

He was born and grew to manhood at the old Lapham 
homestead in :\dams,"Mass., where he died July 2^. 1841, 



204 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

about noon, being struck by lig'htning while standing in the 
front door of his house. Lightning made a dark colored mark 
down his spine and a hole through the heel of his shoe. It 
slivered the sill, throwing splinters into the cellar and passing 
into the ground. Lightning had been known to strike several 
times in the vicinity of his home, the barn had been previously 
struck and burned. He was a Friend or Quaker in religious 
faith and church membership and during his few years of ac- 
tive busy life had been very successful as a farmer and stock 
raiser. He was sometimes called a drover, as he bought large 
droves of cattle and drove them from Adams to Boston, a 
distance of 150 miles over the mountains before railroads ex- 
isted. He married Lydia T. Buffington, daughter of Zephan- 
iah and Joanna Wells Buffington, born Feb. 5, 1810, who sur- 
vived him about one year. Her death occurred Aug. 27, 
1842, in the thirty-third year of her age. Joshua died age 39. 
The Buffingtons were also Quakers, and lived in Cheshire, 
Mass., previous to their removal to Half Moon, Saratoga 
County, N. Y., where they lived to a good, ripe old age. 
Thev left the homestead to their grandchildren, where two of 
them now reside. Zephaniah Buffington will be remembered 
by all his old acquaintances as the man that came the nearest 
to inventing perpetual motion of any man living, only lacking- 
one wheel when he died. 

CJiildrcn — • 

18 18. Hannah Anthony, b. Jan. 31, 1830, d. y. 

1819. Joshua B. Anthony, b. Mar. 3, 183 1, d. y. 

1820. Ira L. Anthonv (1824), b. Feb. 11, 1834, 111. Adriat 
Wood. 

1821. John B. Anthony (1825), b. Aug. 29, 1836. 

1822. Joshua Anthony (1826), b. Feb. 16. 183^, ///. Mary 
Ingraham. 

1823. William H. .Vnthony, b. Nov. 6, 1841, 111. Frances Ty- 
rell, 2d Marv B. Siver. 



1824. Ira L. Anthony (1820). ;//. Adriat ^^'ood of Saratoga 
County, N. Y. " 

He lived on the home farm two miles from Ushers Station. 
He inherited the traits of his father as a farmer and cattle 
speculator. He died from the effects of a plough's handle 
striking him in the side at the age of thirty-three 3'ears. His 
two children, Lydia and Ira, Jr., soon followed and then the 
wife and mother. They are buried at Nausau, Renssalaer 
County, N. Y. 




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THE ANTHONY FAMHY 20^ 

1825. John B. Anthony, born at Adams, Mass., hves with 
his brother Joshua on the old parental homestead and 
owns part of the estate. He also owns the old home- 
stead in Adams, Mass., where his father lived and died 

1826. Joshua Anthony, Jr. (1822), m. Mary Ingraham of 
Fulton County, N. Y., daug-hter of William and Sila 
Gilbert Ingraham. Married Mar. 23, 1868. 

Joshua Anthony, Jr. (1822), h. Adams, Mass., Feb. 16, 
183^. At the age of six years occurred the death of his 
father, when the family went to live with their grandfather 
Buffington in the town of Cheshire, Mass. (noted only in those 
times for making the biggest cheese that was ever made in the 
world, and reading" the Pittsfield Sun, a Democratic newspa- 
per that was read in every home in the town. It was called 
the Cheshire Bible) ; they then removed to Half Moon, Sara- 
toga County, N. Y., where the children grew to manhood un- 
der the care and guidance of their Quaker grandparents on 
the farm, their mother having died in 1842. Joshua inherit- 
ed a speculative turn of mind and the farm had no charms for 
hmi and he drifted into Anthony's Universal Baking Powder 
business, in a small w'ay, which, under his shrewd business 
m.anagement, has grown to immense proportions. He now 
manufactures baking powder, all kinds of spices and flavoring- 
extracts for New York City trade. The work in the mill is 
under the direct supervision of his two sons, Sidney and Ira. 
who live in the parental home. Joshua resides at Stillwater, 
N. Y. The latch string is always out at these homes for any 
friend or relative that may pass that way. 

Cliildrcn — ■ 

1827. Sidney Joshua Anthony (T830), h. Feb. 8, i86g. ///. 
Nov. 16, 1898, Eliza M. Philo. oj' dlM4^=^ Pc^-Ti,^- 

1828. Ira Joshua Anthony, h. Feb. 19, 1873, ///. June i. 1899, 
Jessie Elizabeth Close. cJ: )/.A/AJLyt^,%' ^-_ 

1829.. Sila G. Anthony, h. Nov. 25, 1880. 

1830. Sidney J. Anthony (T827), oldest son of Joshua and 
Mary Ingraham Anthony, m. Eliza M. Philo at Clifton 
Park, N. Y., daughter of Abijah Cook and Adaline 
Mott Philo. She was born Mar. 29, 1871. One of 
the firm of his father. Anthony & Co., manufacturers 
of baking powder, flavoring extracts and all kinds of 
spices at Ushers, N. Y. 

Children — ■ 

1 83 1. Addie Mary Anthony, h. Apr. 11, 1902. 

1832. Lydia Sila Anthony, h. Jan. 23, 1904. 



2o6 • THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1833. Ira J. Anthony (1828), second son of Joshna and 
Mary Ingraham Anthony, vi. Jessie EHzabeth Close at 
Ushers, N. Y.. daughter of William and Emma 
Knights Close. She was born Feb. 17, 1874. One of 
the firm with his father, Anthony & Co., manufacturers 
of baking- powder, flavoring- extracts and all kinds of 
spices at Lashers, N. Y. 

Children — 

1834. Dorothy Elizabeth Anthony, h. Oct. 6, 1901. -'***^ 

1835. \\'illiam H. Anthony (1823), youngest son of Joshua 
and Lydia Bufiing-ton Anthony. Married first Mar. 
II, 1863, Frances Tyrell. She died Sept. 17, 1876. 
Had four children. Married for second wife, Dec. 22, 

■ 1880, Mary G. Siver, who reared the two living- chil- 
dren with a mother's untiring devotion. 

Children^ o^ P^^^^^^^^^ - /^-^' -^--^ '" 

1836. Mary F. Anthony, b. Sept. 26, i865, d. Nov. 21, 1866. 

1837. Jennie E. Anthony, b. Oct. 30, 1868, d. Aug. 20, 1869. 

1838. John W. Anthony ( 1840}, b. May 2, 1872, in. Anna 
C. Voorman. 

1839. Hattie May Anthonv (1842), b. Mar. 8, 1875, in. 
Arthur M. Philo. 

184c. John W. Anthony ( 1838), son of William H. and 
Frances Tyrell Anthony. ;//. June 30, 1898, Anna C. 
Voorman, b. Aug. 31, 1876, daughter of Joseph and 
Anna Maria Sharp W)orman. 

ChUdrcn — 

1 84 1. Merwin J. Anthony, b. Oct. 7, 1899. 

1842. Hattie May Anthony (T839), daughter of William FI. 
and Frances Tyrell Anthony, ///. Sept. 8, 1897, Arthur 
AL Philo, b. Nov. 29, 1872, son of Abijah P. and Ada- 
line Philo. 

Children — - 

1843. ^^'illiam Anthony Philo, b. Oct. 2/, 1903. 
] 'if^j.^ (X'dLiA^ jr^^;,,^^^ e>L,<i^ // 6 

1844. Abram Anthony (1628), son of Humphrey and Han- 
nah Lapham Anthony, b. Feb. 21, 1806, ;;/. Eunice 
Eddy of Easton, Washington County, N. Y. She was 
born Apr. 3, 1811. Married at Stamford, \T., Mar. 
17, 1833. CaJLt^. ^ ''^^ ^^,..=1-4.^''' ^^..^c^t-c^ 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 207 

He, being born a birth-right Quaker, according to the 
Quaker chscipHne should have married a Quakeress and l^een 
pubhshed at least three weeks before marriage and a commit- 
tee appointed to look after the young man's clearance (of 
three men) and three women to look after the young lady's 
clearance and report at the next meeting. If the report was 
favorable they were given the privilege of performing the 
marriage ceremony themselves at any future time in presence 
of witnesses according- to the Quaker form. But pride was 
beginning to creep into the church and it was easier to cross 
the Massachusetts line between Adams, Mass., and Stamford, 
Vt., and get legally married in five minutes than to be one 
month about it in the Quaker order, beside both bride and 
groom had to be members of the church to be married accord- 
ing to the discipline of the church. 

Eunice Eddy was the daughter of Russel and Maria Ma- 
cumber Eddy (from a family of ten children). She was the 
mother of the writer. My grandmother married Russel Eddy 
of Easton, Washington County, N. Y., at the age of seven- 
teen, Dec. 28, 1806. She died at the home of her daug^hter, 
Mrs. Humphrey Anthony, in Adams, Mass., in her 98th year. 
She passed almost her entire life on the farm. She was born 
in the second year of the first term of the presidency of George 
Washington. She was married before the importation of 
slaves was abolished by Congress, with the farm at Easton 
given then'> upon their marriage, the ownership of two aged 
African slaves long past their usefulness to be supported from 
the fields in whose tillage their life of bondage had been spent. 

Abram Anthony (the father of the writer) was born at the 
old Lapham and Anthony homestead at the junction of the 
North Adams and Savoy roads and was reared to agricultural 
pursuits. He entered early in life into manufacturing, first at 
Maple Grove with his brother John and then with his brother- 
in-law, Isaac U. Hoxie. drawing the cotton forty miles from 
Troy, N. Y., on wagons, the roads then leading over the high- 
est hills. 

In an old account book is found the following itemized ac- 
count : 

3rd mo. 21, 1828, bot. of Jacob Merit & Co., one bale New 
Orleans Cotton, 4^^c. 

5 bales upland 1492 lbs., 12c. 

The yarn was carried around to the neighboring houses and 
woven by hand loom into stripe and then returned to the fac- 
tory store and paid for in store pay. No money — wood, lumber 
and labor of all kinds were paid for in store pay, generally 
codfish, pork, rice, snuff, and West India molasses, and New 



2o8 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

England rum. The rum at this time was sold in all grocery 
stores and charged in with the groceries. Lumber and wood 
dealers on the mountain frequently gave orders on the store to 
pay their help. Some of the orders were often written on 
the smoothed side of a chip with a lead and read as follows : 

"Abin. Anthony &■ Co.: 

Please let Fisher Gennings have seventy-five cents worth of 
store goods and charge the same to my account. 

Joseph Edmonds. 

Early manufacturing under difficulties was not a success 
and in the year 1833 he commenced farming on the Walker 
place, one mile east of Adams village and spent most of his 
life there, rearing nine children. He did not confine himself 
entirely to agricultural pursuits ; owning large tracts of wood- 
land on the mountains, he built and run several saw mills, 
turning off large quantities of wood, lumber and bark. He 
was a very enterprising man, keeping gangs of laborers at work 
the year round on some enterprise, regardless of the cost or 
the outcome. He carried on more business with less money 
than any man of his time, except Joseph Edmonds, who, like 
himself, was a jack at all trades. Joe was a blacksmitli by 
trade and made everything imaginable that iron and wood 
would make and was always ready to trade for anything in his 
line, and my father wanted everything that was ever made, 
providing he could pay for it in his-«way, which was anything 
but money. Their business transactions read about as follows : 

"For value received I promise to pay Joseph Edmonds (or 
bearer) one hundred dollars, to be paid in my way. 

Abm. Anthony."' 

(And vice versa). 

"For value received I promise to pay Abm. Anthony, or 
bearer, one hundred dollars to be paid in my way. 

Joseph Edmonds.'" 

The accounts were generally kept on boards, paper, chips, 
marked down on the sawmill with red chalk or wherever they 
happened to be when the trade was made. About every five 
years they jumped accounts and started new. 

His last enterprise was the building of the water power 
known as the Renfrew Gingham, which he sold to William 
Pollock for $25,000. He lived to the ripe old age of 89 years 
and died suddenly of heart failure, sitting by the roadside A4{ji^/^f ■ 
leaning on his staff. My mother died Nov. 2, 18" 



THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 209 

Child rcii — 

1845 

1S46 



1847 
1848 

1849 

1850 

1851 

1852 

1853 
1854 



Henry A. Anthony (1855), b. Dec. 21, 1833 /// 
Martha F. Follett. 

Charles L. Anthony ( 1862), b. Jan. 22, 1836, ni. 
]\Iary J. Stiles. 

George W. Anthony, b. Oct. 3, 1837, d. Jnly 13, 1838. 

George W. Anthony (1868), b. Sept. 10. 1839. ///. 
Sylvia A. Sayles, 2d Mary L. Dean. <^, fji^. /<?>/. 

Edwin A. Anthony (1873), ^- -^i-^g'- 15- 1841, in. x\b- 
ba J. Marsh. fM-Aw^ JLji*-/ - 

James Anthony (1878), b. May 12, 1843, '"• Hannah 
E. Lisenby. /Va*«*«JL dl.f***- »> «c*^- /f/7. 

Hannah M. Anthony (1885), b. A«g. 13, 1845, in 
Abram Osborne. '^^ ' 

Amelia A. Anthony (1894), b. JanC 13. 1847, '''• Geo. 
Allen Corless Wooley. 

Susan Anthony (1904), b. Oct. 7, 1849, '"■ Timothy 
C. Brown. 

Albert Anthony (1911), b. Xov. 20, 1854, ///. Helen 
A. Hathaway. 



1855. Henry A. Anthony (1845). "^- Martha F. Follett Aug. 
26, 1858, daughter of Leonard and Sabra Jenks Follett. 

She was born in Smithfield, R. I., Sept. 2, 1837, ^^^ died 
June 6, 1897, age 64 years. Buried in family lot, Proyidence, 
R. L Martha died Dec. 2^, 1900. 

Cliildrcii — 

1856. Henry E. Anthony, b. May 27,, 1859, d. Sept. 7, 1859. 
at Adams, Mass. 

1857. Mattie E. Anthony, b. Sept. 13, i860, d. Mar. 7, 
1880, at Proyidence, R. L 

1858. Leonard F. Anthony (i860), b. Mar. 30, 1862, ///. 
Jessie A. Leonard. 

1859. Howard S. Anthony, b. July 6, 1872, d. Aug. 25, 
1878. 

i860. Leonard F. Anthony (1858), m. Jessie A. Leonard of 
Proyidence, R. L, daughter of George and Eden Saw- 
yer Leonard, May 9, 1888. Born Apr. 14, 1865. d. 
Apr. 25, 1892. 

Children — • 

1861. Jessie Leonard Anthony, b. Apr. 21, 1892. 

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1862. Charles L. Anthony (1846), in. Mary Jane Stiles of 
Hawley, Mass., Dec. 22, 1864, daughter of Gardner 
and Melinda More Stiles, h. Aug. 13, 1843. 

1863. Minnie Bell Anthony ( 1865), h. Oct. 3, 1868, //;. John 
R. Conner of Sterling, 111. x n-d.- ^ju^r^**. fZiJjU. . 

1864. Willie Briggs Anthony, b. Sept. 17, 1870, at Adams, 
Mass., died at Franklin Grove, 111., June 30, 1889. 
Buried in Franklin Grove cemeterv in family lot. 




(1866) John Anthony Conner, 
Adams Mass. Branch 



1865. Minnie Bell Anthony (1863), 111. John R. Conner of 
Sterling, 111., son of Joseph Patrick, Balstoun, and 
Sarah Hall Conner, Andover, Mass., born Mar. i, 
1869, married Dec. 24, 1890, at the Franklin House, 
Franklin Grove, 111., died at Battle Creek Sanitarium, 
Michigan, Oct. 15, 1895. Buried in Sterling, 111., in 
their family lot. 

Children — 

1866. John Anthony Conner, h. Jan. 5, 1892, at Franklin 
Grove, 111. /»•<*•/ THruu^ • 

1867. Minetta Bell Conner, h. Sept. 27, 1894, d. Oct. 16, 
1894. Buried in Franklin Grove cemetery. 



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1868. George W. Anthony (1848), m. Sylvia A. Sayles, ///-.,w^ 
Apr. 15, 1868, daughter of Alden and Emehne Man- ' 

Chester Sayles, born Feb. 21, 1845. 



BIOGRAPHY OF G. W. ANTHONY, SPRINGFIELD, MO. 

When the sun arose on that beautiful Sunday morning, 
Sept. I, 1867, and cast its brilliant rays on the verdant land- , 

scape of a valley that was overlooked by the city of Spring- 
field, Mo., a dramatic scene presented itself to viev^. "An 
emigrant train" so different from any that had dotted the val- 1 

ley, that it attracted attention and was the subject of remark, 
"They did not come from Sleepy Hollow, I reckon." All was 
hurry and bustle. Three young men were the actors in that 
drama, the camp fire burned briskly in preparation for break- 
fast, pails of water for bathing purposes, looking glasses for 
shaving. Sunday clothes being aired and dusted, and such 
hurrying to and fro was seldom witnessed by the native Mis- 
sourian, and when the three brothers, George, Edwin, and 
James Anthony walked down the aisle of the little city church, 
they were subjected to scrutiny, and at the close of the service 
they were the guests of the members, and when the sun went 
down in its western horizon, the citizens of Springfield were 
the guests of the three brothers. Locating there they became 
successful tobacco manufacturers and George has always re- 
mained in the same business. He has lived to see the church 
put forth a wonderful growth, himself a component part and 
worker, and as old age comes creeping on he finds himself one 
of the pillars of the church. Home, St. Louis St., Springfield. 
Mo., with all its pleasant surroundings. 

Children — - 

1869. George Sayles Anthony, b. Nov. 17, 1870, d. July 8, 

1 87 1, at Springfield, Mo. 

1870. Walter Howe Anthony, b. July 13, 1872, d. Sept. 10, 

1872, at Springfield, Mo. 

Sylvia Almeda, wife and mother, died Apr. 2, 1875, at 
Springfield, Mo. 

X 1868. George W. Anthony (1848) , in. Mary Lois Dean, Dec. ^ ^ ^^^ 
5, 1877, born at Adams, Mass., Mar. 12, 1849, only 
daughter of Dallas J. and Henrietta Rexford Dean. 

Children — • 

1 87 1. Sylvia Carrie Anthony, b. Oct. 26, 1880, Springfield, 
Mo. 

1872. Dallas Dean Anthony, b. July 2, 1886, Spring-field, Mo. 



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(1868) Geo. W. Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 213 

1873. Edwin Adelbert Anthony (1849). '"• Abba J. Marsh, 
born at Adams, Mass., Dec. 2, 1846, daughter of Chas. 
and Mary Webster Marsh. Married Dec. 5, 1870. 
Congregational Church, Adams, Mass. 

L liudrcn — 

1874. Mary L. Anthony, h. Oct. 18, 1871. h. at Springfield, 
Mo., d. at Kansas City, Feb. 10, 1881. 

1875. Edwin T. Anthony, h. Jan. 24, 1874, at St. Louis. 

1876. Carlton W. Anthony, b. May 24, 1877, at St. Louis. 

1877. Harry M. Anthony, b. Oct. 17, 1883, at Adams, Mass. 

1878. James Anthony (1850), ;/;. Hannah E. Lisenl)y, Oct. 
31, 1870, born at Jonesboro, Tenn., Feb. 18, 1850, 
daughter of Charles and Susan Carr Lisenby. James 
has been 15 years in post office, Springfield, Mo., with- 
out a vacation, /-f^uvvvwi/^ Jt- ^(^^^'-3-4. I'M!- 

Children — . 

1879. Belle J. Anthony, b. Nov. 22, i87i.,0<'. (p£^ ^,M^.**^VvJ^, a^- ^^ 

1880. Harry M. Anthonv, b. Jan. 21, 1874, d. Apr. 28. 
1874.' 

1 88 1. Robert L. Anthony, b. Sept. 18, 1876, d. July 21, 1900. 

1882. Helen L. Anthony, b. July 31, i883.ft*c,farUta/Mow- iPris^tuti.)i%o.^ • 

1883. James P. Anthony, b. June 28, 1885. ,<*#*. fi^r^ i/4^ 

1884. Eunice Susan Anthony, b. Jan. 23, 1891, d. Aug. 11, ' 
1893. 

1885. Hannah M. Anthony (1851). ///. Abram Osborne, b. 
July 7, 1845. son of James and Janett Lindsey Os- 
borne. He is traveling salesman for Crane Bros. Paper 
Co., Westfield, Mass., making all the large cities in the 
United States, i^^«.^^ A. Ayuu^sL**-^ PxJ^,/./fo5, <U- 

Children^ ^ v 

1886. Grace Anthony Osborne, b. Mar. 17. 1867, d. Jan. 24. 
1872. 

1887. Maude Anthony Osborne (1891), b. Jan. 15, 1871.^.^.^' Uy*^ 

1888. May Lindsav Osborne, b. Oct. 20, 1873.^, s^-. i^./g-^f. 

1889. Josie Hogard Osborne, b. Oct. 8, i875.^.^^U^>^ ^^^-A- ^^-^^^J'^ 

1890. Jessie Keath Osborne, b. Oct. 8, i^-JS.M^^.TirtMu'R-f'rv^^ 9">-^-/f'- 

1891. Maude Anthony Osborne (1887), ;//. Edwin Mitchel 
Conrad, Sept. 11. 1895, born Apr. 25. 1870. 

Children- — 

1892. Edwin Osborne Conrad, b. Nov. 11, 1897. 

1893. William Lindsay Conrad, b. Jan. 22, 1901. 



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(1885) Hannah M. Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 21- 

1894. Amelia A. Anthony (1852), m. George A. C. WooUey 
born May 12, 1842, son of Timothy and EHzabeth La- 
tha Woolley. Married at Springfield, Mo., Sept. 8, 
1869. Home, 5359 Cahaime St., St. Louis, Mo. at, <^,x%, iqK*- 

Children — r 

1895. Mabel A. Woolley, b. Jan. 10, 1871^ '/^j u^if^ 

1896. Jane A. May Woolley, b. Mar. 16. 1873, V Aug. 11 '^^' 

1875- 

1897. Sidney Corless Woolley, b. Aug. i, 1875. *«» - ^^-"^ ft<JLCi^ 

1898. Harry Latham Woolley, b. July 23, 1877, d. June 30, /«>-* 
1885.' 

1899. Elizabeth E. Woolley, b. May 22, i88o.vvl .£"#<*<^^«.^^*^-^-^ 7.$r./^ 

1900. Bertha Woolley, b. July 15, 1882. /i^, . 

1901. George A. C. Woolle^/?. Noy. 23, i884.M.'^«--*-^ W.P-^-L i'i-.j-f,lj 

1902. Amelia A. Woolley, 0. Mar. i, 1887.W, '»t,jUvvt,/a,-/fo7'Vt^/;. 

1903. Geneyieye Marion Woolley, b. Jan. 27, 1891, d. July 
3, 1891. 

1904. Susan Anthony ( 1853), ni. Timothy C. Brown, born 
Nov. 3, 1844, at Elbridge, N. Y. Son of Samuel and 
Betsy Brown. He died Mar. 29. 1881. 

Children — 

IQOS. Edwin A. Brown, b. Tune 23, 1872. , ,, r^ y j- 

1906. Dayid M. Brown, b. Sept. 30, i874.^>-- - '^'^^-^^"^ '^- '^^^^'^ 

1907. Linden T. Brown, b. Noy. 15, 1876, in. Jan. 29, 1885, 
A/- to Wynena E. Williams. zM- ^'^^ ClUm^^ - 

1908. Betsy E. Brown, b. Jan. i, 1880. Teacher in Provi- 
dence, R. L 

1909. Linden Timothy Brown, m. Wynena E. Wiliams. ^^\\. 

191 1. Albert Anthony (1854), m. Helen A. Hathaway Feb. 

9, 1876, b. Dec. 8. 1853. daughter of Henry and ]\Iary ^ul^^*^ <^- 
L. Hubbard Hathaway. Residence on Summer St., fl<A4, x*?, /f »-c 
Adams, Mass. Owns a valuable estate, adjoining the 
town divided by the Hoosic River, formerly owned by 
his grandfather and known as the old Lapham Inter- , 
vale P-y-o-v^ ^*^ **^^^ -o/*^^ ^^o.***^ •^t^ayd^A,, 4r JI^aXi ^"^ 

Chddren — ^ ^ 

1912. Arthur Anthony, b. Aug. 8, 1876, d. Dec. 12, 1876- 
1913.X Madge A. Anthony, b. Apr. 3, 1878, ///. Oct. 8, 1902, 

Walter Hoxie Reed, Providence, R. I. Home, Sche- 
nectady, N. Y. 
1 914. Cherrie R. Anthony, b. Aug. 30, 1884. 



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1915. Ann Eliza Anthony ( 1630), young-est daughter of 
Humphrey and Hannah Lapham Anthony, was born 
at South Adams, Mass.. in the "Old Homestead," 
once the Lapham's, now known as the Anthony Home-.A,t, 7. /fa> 
stead. Married Albert F. Dickinson. July 17, 1836, 

son of Samuel and Jemina Harden Dickinson, b. June 
28, 1809, at Hawley, Mass. 

Albert F. received a common school education in his own 
county — taught school at Savoy, and Adams, Mass. After 
marriage became ao-ent for a N. Y. firm owning two cotton 
mills in Curtisville, Berkshire County. Mass. In 1840 visited 
Chicago, and went to see his brothers in Wisconsin. Not find- 
ing- a favorable place to locate in the West, he returned and 
purchased a grist mill in Curtisville. He was Justice of Peace. 
Selectman, and Postmaster, and in 1848 was elected a mem- 
ber of the Massachusetts State Legislature by the Democratic 
l^arty. In 1852 he moved to Alban}^ N. Y., and was engaged 
in the flour and commission business, and then to Buffalo. In 
Sept., 1855, removed to Chicago and became a prominent pro- 
duce dealer, sending East the largest shipment of grain made 
at that time. The family lived at 139 Wabash Ave., near 
Madison St. (the site being now a portion of the store of 
Schlesinger & Mayer). Ten years later they went to the West 
Side to live. He continued to deal in grain and seeds with 
office on East Kenzie St., until the great fire destroyed every- 
thing, and in 1872 his health failed and he retired.' His son 
Albert carried on the business but in his own name. 

He was one of the earliest members of the Chicago Board 
of Trade when the fee was only five dollars. At his death in 
1881, the Board of Trade passed the following resolution: 

''Resolved, That in the death of Albert F. Dickinson, this 
association has lost a member who in his long intercourse with 
us as a business man, always commanded our sincerest respect 
as a man of exceptional high sense of commercial honor, and 
whose integrity was never questioned in the many transactions 
which he engaged in during his business career in this city." 

Ann Eliza and Albert ¥. Dickinson helped to organized the 
first society of Friends in Chicago. They are buried in the 
family's lot at Rose Hill, Chicao-o. oKytM-p. I. A^<**^, 7 //^^, ^ 
Children ^^^''^ U^a^ CUc^^^l5i^c£4AMJi^d,./iu>t,<,,/j^^(,^ „ 

1916. Hannah Dickinson (1926), b. Feb. 8, 1838, 111. Charles 
Caroll Boyles. d, (^oa, . it, i^-^-o, (?/--*'»*<«, iUf, PM», - 

1917. Melissa Dickinson (1934), b. Aug. 18, i839.<^,;^.//. ///^.t:^*7i£! 

1918. Albert Dickinson (i935)- ^^- Oct. 28, i84i.^.,U^L.3flvX.»»^, 

1919. Susan Dickmson, b. Oct. 22, 1843, ^^- Ji-^lv H- 1852. 
Curtisville. Mass. d it-tuUn>^ Iwv^a^^^ 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 217 

1920. George Dickinson, h. Aug. 25, 1845, d. Aug. 30, 1845. 
Curtisville, Mass. 

1921. Nathan Dickinson (1936), b. Feb. 6, 1848, ;//. Louise 
Harriet Boyd, ^i^,**^ J,. fU^ •%■»-- /ft-o . 

1922. John Dickinson, h. Apr. 9, 1850, d. Aug. 31, i860, 
Chicag'o, in. 

1923. Ella Dickinson, h. May i, 1854, (/. Feb., 1856, Chi- 
cago, III. 

1924. Fannie Dickinson (1939), h. Jan. 19, 1856. 

1925. Charles Dickinson (1940), h. May 28, 1858, ///. Marie 
Isabell Boyd. 

1926. Hannah Dickinson (1916), oldest child of Albert F. 
and Ann Eliza Anthony Dickinson, h. Curtisville. 
Berkshire Co., Mass. One of the first graduates (1857) 
of Dearborn Seminary, Chicago. Taught four years 
in Moseley School, cor. 24th and Michigan Ave. ; ni. 
Oct. 12, 1864, at St. James Episcopal Church, to Chas. 
Carroll Boyles, who had a daughter, Margaret Louise 
Baker Boyles, four years old. 

Chas. C, h. Oct. 9th, 1833, Marshfield, Vt., son of Samuel 
and Mary Louise Barnes Boyles, of Milford, N. H. C. C. 
Boyles was for many years of the firm of Chas. Gossage & Co., 
one of the largest retail dry goods houses in Chicago, and at 
tlie time of Mr. Gossage's death sold to Carson, Pirie, Scott & 
Co. Hannah was a director of the Chicago Orphan Asylum, 
an active member of the Epiphany Church, Chicago, and St. ' 

Paul's, Riverside, 111. She now holds the silver spoon left by 
Hannah Lapham Anthony to descend to the "Hannah's'' in 
succession. Since 1895 the Home has been on the shores of 
Lake_Geneva, Wis. ht^-u^ zJT i4AJ*x^j/t^;^^ ^ Jp^ ^ ^'^'■'9^^;o /? • 

C/uldren — '^ 

192'/. Charles Dickinson Boyles (1931), b. Aug. i, 1865, ///. 
Edith May Johnson. /(*w»^ ^^ 

1928. lessie Boyles. b. Apr. 11, 1867, (f.^1869. ^»"«-s Hos^Hi/l- tKUo.^0 - 

1929. katherine Boyles, b. Oct. 28, iS68.hihUnt^ui.'-iH'^^^ <:.l.Affi^/,o^t^ 

1930. Thomas Boyles (T932), b. Apr. 13, 1870, ///. Rachel 
Yates, d. Nov. 30, 1901. 

1931. Charles Dickinson Boyles (T927), oldest son of Chas. 
C. and Hannah Dickinson Boyles, was born and edu- 
cated in Chicago. 

When thirteen, and several times later, traveled in Europe 
with his Uncle Albert Dickinson. In 1899 became secretary 
of the Albert Dickinson Co., Chicago, where he has been con- 
tinuallv since a bov. Is a member of the Union League, and 



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Ashland Clnbs ; //;. Edith M. Johnson, Jan. 31, 1899, at De- 
troit, Mich., daughter of Waldo Morgan Johnson and JaneA^^^^**^ 
Elizabeth Heath Johnson. Edith M., born Aug. 16, 1871, De- 1 . , ' 
troit. Their home 1^ at Riverside, 111., a suburb of Chicao-o. '"^"^^ ^''^ 

1932. Thomas Boyles (1930), youngest son of Chas. C. and 
Hannah Dickinson Boyles, h. in Chicago. Graduated 
Chicago Manual Training School, and Rose Polytec- 
nic, Terre Haute, Ind., m. Rachel Yates Oct. 17, 1900, 
at Schenectady, N. Y., daughter of Chauncey Ormsby 
Yates and Augusta Veeder Yates. 
Rachel, born Aug. 25, 1872, Schenectady. Thomas Boyles 
was assistant manager of the Switchboard Dept. of the Gen- 
eral Electric Co., Schenectady. N. Y. Died aged thirty-one, 
and was buried in Vail Cemetery, Schenectady. A son was 
born six months later at Schenectady, d. TiirV. ^0 . / fo/. 
Child— 
1933- Thomas Dickinson Boyles, h. May 28, 1902. 

1934. Melissa Dickinson (1917), daughter of Albert F. and 
Ann Eliza Anthony Dickinson, h. Curtisville, Berkshire 
Co., Mass. 

On account of her health was educated mainly in private 
seminaries and by private teachers — having attended Sawyer's 
and Dearborn Seminaries of Chicago and the College at 
Lima. N. Y. State. After the great fire, 1871. she assisted for 
many years her brothers in their office, and at the same time 
looked after the home of the family. Since 1888 they have 
lived at The Walton, Chicago, and she has spent the last twelve 
winters in her own home at Orange City, Volusia Co., Florida 

1935. Albert Dickinson (1918), eldest son of Albert F. and 
Ann Ehza Anthony Dickinson, h. at Curtisville, Berk- 
shire Co., Mass. 

Was a member of the first class to be graduated from the 
Chicago High School, 1859. Went to work with his father, 
who carried on a grain and produce business. In April, 1861, 
he enlisted in Company B, Chicago Light Artillery, and was • 

sworn into the U. S. service July 16, 1 861. as a private. Was 
made a Corporal. He served three years. The Company was 
known as "Taylor's Battery." Albert took part in the battles 
of Donelson, Shiloh, Chicksaw Bayou, Arkansas Pass. Vicks- 
burg, Atlanta Campaign and a number of others. Was mus- 
tered out July, 1864, and resumed work with his father. In 
1872 A. F. Dickinson's health failed, and his son, Albert, be- 
gan tlie seed business in his own name, but assisted bv Nathan, 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 219 

his sister Melissa, and later his brother, Charles. The Chicago 
fire, 1 87 1, had made a clean sweep of the entire business, leav- 
ing heavy debts. The insurance was worthless, but these 
four, with virtually no capital but excellent credit, cleared up 
their father's debts, and worked together sixteen years, with 
no salaries, and no division of profits — the business being in 
Albert's name. 

In 1888 The Albert Dickinson Co. was incorporated and the 
stock divided among them, Albert Dickinson became president. 
Charles, vice-president, Nathan, treasurer, and Melissa, sec- 
retary. The company now does the largest business in field 
seeds in the world. They introduced the Timewell Sack Fill- 
ing and Sewing Machines. 

Albert is a director of the Chicago Dock Co., a member of 
Geo. H. Thomas Post No. 5, Dept. of 111., The Union League, 
Athletic, and Illinois Clubs, the Academy of Scienre, Chicag 



Historical Society, Art Institute, etc. He^vi^B^^THe c5lcr*^^v '^^f^^ 
thonv homestead at Adams, Mass. ^'i/p^-.^,^^^*-^ h'T^^'^'^' -^^.^ A.*^,Jl^ 

193a Nathan Dickinson (1921), son of Albert F. and Ann 
Eliza Anthony Dickinson, h. at Curtisville, Berkshire 
Co., Mass. 
Graduated from Dearborn school, Chicago, 1865, and after 
the great fire, 1871, went to work with his brother Albert, in 
the seed business. When The Albert Dickinson Co. was in- 
corporated in 1888, he became treasurer Was married lulvo „ " r> i 
17, 1889, to Louise H. Boyd J;^-dau|l!t(^i^of Gen. J. W. Boyd^ l^^rU4.£^uA^ 
Lake Geneva, Wis. They nave a pleasant home and farm 
lands at Lake Geneva, and there he rests and enjoys his family 
after a busy week in Chicago. A- O'^^***' ^ • i^^-^ A^ • a-ls--, /^a-i? . 

Children — ■ 

1937. Ruth Boyd Dickinson, b. Dec. 7, 1891. 

1938. Albert Boyd Dickinson, b. Nov. 11, 1895. 

1939. Fannie Dickinson (1924), youngest daughter of Al- 
bert F. and Ann Eliza Anthony Dickinson, was born in 
Chicago, Jan. 19. 1856. 

Graduated from the "Old Central High School" in 1875. 
taught for a time in the city schools, and in 1883 graduated 
from the Woman's Medical College of Chicago, having served 
as an Interne in the Woman's, and Children's Hospital. The 
fall of the same year she traveled with her brother Charles 
over Great Britain and part of the Continent, going also to 
Northern Africa, remaining abroad fourteen months. Decid- 
ing to be an eye specialist, she studied in London under the 
celebrated surgeon. Dr. Cooper, attending ophthalmic clinics 



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and lectures, and in Germany was a private pnpil of Dr. Adolph 
A\'eber. Returning to Chicago, Dr. Dickinson became Prof, 
of Ophthalmology in the Post Graduate School of Medicine. 

In 1894 was secretary and now is president of the Harvey 
Medical College, the first medical college to open to an evening 
school for the teaching of up-to-date knowledge of medical 
sciences to adults. One of the many practical features intro- 
duced by her to advance medical training is the use of an em- 
broidery hoop in instructing students to make surgeon stitches. 

Dr. Dickinson was the lirst woman admitted to membership 
in the International Medical Congress. During the Columbian 
Exposition was appointed and served as one of the Board of 
Lady Managers. Besides belonging to various medical socie- 
ties, is a member of Chicago Academy of Science, American 
Academy of Political and Social Science, The Chicago Wom- 
an's Club and Woman's Federated Labor Union, No. 2703, 
and for four years has been president of the Social Economics 
Club. L*^ 'Sf-r^ /^<«.*H.**^'fc<^_ i^n^ OA^ IX^^^^try^ ' ^'uh^rv-t*^ >; , 

1940. Charles Dickinson (1925), youngest son of Albert F. 
and Ann Eliza Anthony Dickinson, was born at 139 
Wabash Ave., Chicago. 

When but thirteen he entered the store of Chas. Gossage & 
Co., at one dollar and fifty cents per week, going to high school 
in the forenoon and working afternoon and evenings. He 
stayed one year, then became associated with his two brothers 
in the seed business, and remained there. Began active trad- 
ing on the Board of Trade when but seventeen. Later, became 
vice-president of The Albert Dickinson Co. 

He has traveled in every state east of the Rocky Mountains 
and made several trips to Europe, spending considerable time 
in England, and making a short stay in France. Germany. 
Denmark, visiting Tunis. Cairo. Athens. Constantinople. Odes- 
sa, Vienna, going into the interior places in Russia, where 
seeds are grown, as well as the cities where they are bought 
and miported. Six hundred tons of canary seed coming across 
the ocean in April. 1895, shows the immensity of the com- 
pany's dealings with other nations. 

Charles is vice-president of Chicago Dock Co., president of 
Chicago Moto Cyclo Co., president Chicago Polyphone Co., 
which manufactures an improved talking machine, a member 
of Union League, Chicago Athletic, Illinois, and Menoken 
Clubs. Trustee Chicago Academy of Science, etc. Owns sev- 
eral orange groves in Florida. To* Jt a^ct^^^^ c.^<k^^ f\a„'^^d*^^^Ayoy^ Co' /f /J 

He married Sept. 29, 1897, Marie Isabelle Bovd, '^o^' '"""' 
by a former marriage three sons and two daughters, /vw^/v^^, ^^.^0- 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 221 

1941. Humphrey Anthony, Jr. (1631), born Dec. J, 1818, 
youngest son of Humphrey and Hannah Lapham An- 
thony, who were numbered among the good old sub- 
stantial Quaker families of which Adams had a large 
and flourishing number. On the 3d of Oct., 1838, he 
married Elmira Maria Eddy, daughter of Russel and 
Maria Macumber Eddy of Easton, Washington Coun- 
ty, N. Y. lyi^a^uU-^ h. A/^- o-(i» , / d''i^ / 

After marriage he went to the common district school and 
learned to compute interest, and the first money he earned that 
could be spared was put at interest, and while he was a verv 
enterprising and sucessful farmer, much of his wealth and 
financial standing is largely due to his interest money. He 
was a man of strong body, strong will, and strong judgment, 
qualities which command success in any calling. He was a 
man of remarkable industry, perseverance and endurance. Nn 
man ever had a more industrious career than did Humphrev 
Anthony. His application was intense and continuous, and 
long after the need of such application had ceased and the in- 
firmity of years could no longer be denied, he continued his 
interest and activity in his business afifairs, finding his greatest 
comfort and satisfaction in the full exercise of the facultie^s 
with which he had been endowed. He died Mar. 12, 1896, in 
his 78th year, and was buried with his father's in the old 
Quaker burying ground in Adams, Mass., the last of the chil- 
dren of Humphrey and Hannah Lapham Anthony. (Aunt 
Maria (/. Oct. 28, 1902). f\LaA^^i^^^->---^ U::*^ K^ i^^--^ /U^'A^ 

Children — 

1942. Edwin Anthony,./?. May 29, 1840, d. Sept. 9, 1841. 

1943. Edgar Anthony (1955), h. Mar. 9, 1842, /;/. Mary E. 
Stallsmith. 

1944. David Anthony, h. Feb. i, 1844. 

1945.*^ Hyram Anthony, h. Mar. 22, 1847, d. Feb. 27, 1849. 

1946. Eliza A. Anthony (1958), h. Mar. 9, 1849, '"• Porter 
E. Green, Dec. 25, 1871. 

1947. Eunice Anthony (1963), h. Oct. 10, 1851, m. Augus- 
tus Heminway, Nov. 30, 1881. 

1948. Joshua x\nthony, h. Oct. 28, 1853, d. June 19, 1859. 

1949. Nelson Anthony, h. Aug. 12, 1855, d. Dec. 6, 1872. 

1950. Ellen Anthony (1964), h. Nov. 25. 1857. 

1951. William W. Anthony (1966), h. Feb. 24, i860, ;//. 
Mary Niles. 

1952. Bennett Anthony, h. July 8, 1862, (/. Aug. 9, 1883. 



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THE ANTHONY FAMILY 





(1941) Humphrey Anthony Mrs. Humphrey Anthony' 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 223 

1953. Jessie Anthony (1971),, h. Dec. 17, 1864, m. William 
J. Nelson. 

1954. Humphrey Anthony, Jr., h. July 16, 1867, (/. Sept. 27. 
187J. 

1955. Edg-ar Anthony (1943), 111. Mary E. Stallsmith of 
Coleta, 111., daughter of Henry and Elizabeth Sheets 
Stallsmith. Married Dec. 2^, 1867, born in Gettys- 
burg, Penn., May 11, 1847, live at Jefferson, Iowa. 

Children — 

1956. Nora Anthony, b. Sept. 25, 1869, 111. Rodney E. John- 
son, b. Apr. 12, 1869. 

1957. Harry Anthony-, b. Sept. 15, 1871, 111. Sadie Town- 
send, Feb. 2, 1899. 

1958. Eliza Anthony (1946), m. Porter E. Green at Ster- 
ling, 111., Dec. 25, 1871, b. Oct. 24, 1846. Live at Jef- . 
ferson, Iowa. fn-lU' JL, fji4r. /^ . / f/^~- Rs-^^'^'^'^i, (^*<- 

.. ., . £"*'-/-^ 4. C?o/-. //' Mi- J ." •« ;' ' 

C luldrcn — i)<»^ ^;-tx/wt^ -< " - 

1959. Harry A. Green, b. Sept. 3, 1873. /»/►♦', 

i960. Adelbert Green, b. Sept. 27, 1876, d. Mar. 19, 1878. 

1 961. Alta Green, b. Apr. 29, 1878.^11^. ->h. c , /3 ^ua-vi^ - 

1962. Otho Green, b. Aug. 26, 1883, d. Mar. 14, 1884. 

1963. Eunice Anthony (1947), //;. Augustus M. Heminway. 
Nov. 30, 1 87 1, son of Jonathan and Lucretia Maria 
Brooks Heminwav. Born in Florida, Mass., Apr. 20, 
1849. cU*^^^^^ ^ .f^-^^***^. 

1964. Ellen Anthony (1950), ;//. William Walton, Dec. 6. 
1875. Second husband, Richard Briggs, married Sept. 
I, 1883. 

Children — 

1965. Edward C. Walton, b. Apr. 2, 1877, d. Feb., 1904. 

1966. William Winton Anthony (1951), m. Mary Niles, b. 
Dec. 17, 1 86 1, daughter of Brownell and Eliza Parsons 
Niles, married May 27, 1884, at North Adams, Mass. 

^ , J William died Feb., '1904, in Boston, Mass. t^^^--^ ^ ''^ji^T^ ' 

Children--y^%-^^u,...uCC:il^ ^-^^ yfoMjf^W^ 

1967. Lillian M. Anthony, b. Apr. 19, 1884. d- It^^^y-x^Tu, . O^J^ 

1968. Gracia Anthony, b. Oct. 3, 1886. ^'^^' f^^aOU^. 1^^^ 

1969. William H. Anthony, b. Aug-. 10, i889.3)x^.-i?^i^" . nho'J ' JL 

1970. Bennie Anthony, b. Dec. 4- 1891.U.S . S„.^a:-*-.iv-«' — ^'^^^^^^f-^"^ 



224 THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 



I. Jessie Anthony (1953), in. William J. Nelson, Nov. .a 



Earl Nelson, h. Oct. 24, I'&'^J. fi^,y^aJbJ{W<o^^'-f^ r*"^ z-^^^- 

Edgar Nelson, h. Jan. 4, 1889. ,vm,, ;t>>w»**^ "jz±ajJ( 

Mabel Nelson, h. Apr. i, iSgo.yy>^. 7fwrr^> 

William Nelson, Jr., h. June 18, 1891. 

Jessie Nelson, h. July 14, 1892. .,.**,, T^aM^ F ^rt-^ /f/^/. 

Elmina Maria Nelson, h. FUh- /^. /^f /- 



197 

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1972. Rena Nelson, Z?- Aug. 14, 1886, </. July 21, 1894 

1973 
1974 

1975 
1976 
1977 
1978 
-J lcrc ends Ac 4afttS7-Mas s., branch ( Humphrey' s- ) 

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THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 22-, 



JOHN ANTHONY (1222). 

1979. John Anthony ( 1222), b. June 29, 1777, son of David 
and Judith Hicks Anthony, //;. Susanna Allen, b. Mar. 
1782, daughter of James Allen of R. I., and around 
their family hearth were gathered a family of ten chil- 
dren. 

He was born in Adams, Mass., at the foot of old Greylock 
^Mountain, where the family settled in their pioneer home. He 
liegan his career as a farmer, but subsecjuently moved to 
Greenfield, Saratoga County, N. Y., where he remained until 
1822, when he came to Cayuga County, N. Y., performing the 
journey by stage coach and wagon. Railroads had not been 
thought of, and the only one he ever rode on was the horse 
railway from Albany to Schenectady, N. Y. 

Children — 
/ ^///^ Hannah Anthony, b. Sept. 21. 1800, (/. in Greenfield, 

' Saratoga Co. 
/9 '^^/V Daniel Anthony, b. Dec. 26, 1802, ///. Edith Sissen. 

1980. John Anthony, Jr. ( 1985), b. June 19, 1807, m. Eli/.a- 
beth Low'. 

^ f^^/'^Maiy Anthony, b. Jan. 28, 181 o. 

1981. Judith Anthony (2030), b. Jan. 28, 1810, ///. William 
Alexander. 

1982. Susanna Anthony (2031), b. Jan. 26, 1805. ///. Jason 
W. Alexander. 

1983. Smith Anthony {2060), b. April 18, 1813. //;. Alary 
/ Grey. 

/^(S'clx/Seth Anthony, b. March 21, 1816. 
1983^. Phebe Anthony (2034^), b. Aug. 15, 1818. //;. 
Hyram Strang. 

1984. Hicks Anthony (2087). b. Sept. 13. 1827, ;//. Jane 
Low^ 

1985. John Anthony, Jr. (1980). born June 19, 1807, mar- 
ried Elizabeth Low, Mar. 18, 1834, daughter of Benja- 
min Low. She was born Nov. 20, 181 1, died June 19. 
1903. 

Children — ■ 

1986. Amanda Anthony (1993), b. Mar. 28, 1836, ///. Chas. 
Gifford. Mar. 4, 1855. 

1987. Levi Anthony, b. Dec. 18, 1838. d. 

1988. Mary Ann Anthony, b. — d. 

-16- 



226 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1989. Hannah Anthony, h. — d. 

1990. Wallace Anthony (2008), h. Apr. 2, 1847, ;//. Cather- 
ine Low, Jan. 

1 99 1. Gaylord xA.nthonv, h. July 2. 1849, "'• Sarah Bancroft, 
Apr. 

1992. Emily Frances Anthony (2019), h. Sept. 30, m. 
George E. Carr. 

1993. Amanda Anthony (1986), ///. Charles Gift'ord, Mar. 
24, 1855. 

Children — 

1994. Charlotte E. Gifford, b. Apr. 24, 1856, d. Feb. 23, 
1859. 

1995. Mary Adell Gifford, b. Oct. 5, 1858, d. Jan. 17, 1885. 
111. Chas. Brister Oct. 25, 1883. 

1996. Esther L Gifford, b. Oct. 30, i860, d. Feb. 17, 1884. 

1997. Annie E. Gifford (2004), b. Oct. 3, 1862, 111. Charles 
Wheat. 

1998. William Wallace Gifford (2013), b. Oct. 5, 1863, m. 
Viola E. Gifford. 

1999. Chas. Gaylord Gifford, b. Feb. 23, i86s, d. Mar. 7. 
1865. 

2000. Sarah Amanda Gifford, b. Apr. 16, 1867, d. June 14, 
1883. 

2001. Susan Frances Gift'ord, b. Dec. 18, 1869, ;//. James H. 
Zucal, July 3, 1895. 

2002. Bernice Maebella Gifford, b. July 27, 1879, in. Floyd 
H. Loveland, June 2"/, 1900. 

Florence Gaylord Gifford, b. Sept. 30, 1880. 



2003 
2004 



Annie E. Gifford (1997), daughter of Amanda An- 
thony Gifford, married Charles Wheat, Jan. 27, 1886. 
Died June 16, 1903. 

Children — 

2005. Jane Hulday Wheat, b. Oct. 19, 1886. 

2006. Chas. Francis Wheat, b. Jan. 25, 1889. 

2007. Wm. Henry Wheat, b. May 22, 1892. 

2008. Wallace Anthony (1990), son of John Anthony, Jr. 
Married Jan. 18, 1873, Catherine Low, daughter of 
Jonathan Low. She was born Sept. 8, 1846. 

Chihiren — 

2009. Willard Elmore Anthony, b. Oct. 18, 1873. 

2010. Lucy Dutcher Anthony, b. Sept. 4, 1875. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 227 

201 1. Grace Georgie Anthony, h. June 24, 1877. 

2012. Florence Gaylord Anthony, h. Mar. 27, 1881. 

2013. WilHam Wallace Gifford (1998), h. Oct. 5, 1863, m. 
Viola Estelle Gifford, daughter of Abner Gifford, Dec. 
26, 1888, h. July 26, 1866, d. Feb. 18, 1901. 

Children — 

2014. Huburt Leroy Gifford, b. Sept. 17, 1890. 

2015. Beatrice Blanche Gifford, b. Dec. 16, 1892. 

2016. Loyd Sanford Gift'ord, b. Sept. 5, 1894, d. Sept. 7, 
1894. 

2017. Ralph Abner Gifford, b. Apr. 27, 1896. 

2018. Kenneth Harold Gifford, b. Mar. 11, 1899. 

2019. Emily Francis N. Anthony (1992), in. George Carr, 
July 9, 1867. 

Children — 

2020. Wallace Gaylord Carr (2022), b. Jan. 23, 1870. 

2021. Maud Elizabeth Carr (2027), b. June 11, 1874. 

2022. Wallace Gaylord Carr (2020), b. Jan. 23, 1870, m. 
Mar. 26, 1890, Fannie Mason, daughter of Levi Ma- 
son. She was born Aug. 2, 1874. 

Children — 

2023. George Edwin Carr, b. Aug. 21, 1892. 

2024. Muriel Bernice Carr, b. Mar. 29, 1895. 

2025. Leo Dudley Carr, b. Mar. i, 1897. 

2026. Bulah May Carr, b. May 6, 1899. 

2027. Maud Elizabeth Carr (2021), ni. John Fordyce, June 

5' 1895- 
Children — 

2028. Frances Maria Fordyce, b. June 3, 1896. 

2029. Wheaton Carr Fordyce, b. Apr. 22, 1898. 

2030. Judith Anthony (1981), daughter of John Anthony, 
married William Alexander Feb. 23, 1833. 

2031. Susanna Anthony (1982), sister of Judith and John 
Mather Anthony, married Jason William Alexander, 
Dec. 28, 1834. 

Children — • 

2032. Jason Alexander, b. Nov. 18, 1836, in. Helen Smith, 
Feb. 8, 1859, daughter of John Smith. She was born 
Nov. 16, 1838. 



228 THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 

Children— 

2033. William Arthur Alexander, b. July 6, 1863, married 
Carrie Battey, Sept. 29, 1886, daughter of George Bat- 
tey. She was born Sept. 6, 1863. 

Children — 

2034. Ray H. Alexander, b. Nov. 29, 1891. 

2034^4. Phebe Anthony (I983>4), ///. Hyram Strang, rec- 
ord incomplete. 

2035. John Strang, b. June 2, 1836, ;/;. Lydia Allen, Feb. 
12, 1862, daughter of Gerothman Allen. She was 
born Dec. 17, 1839. 

Children — 

2036. Emma Jane Strang (2047), b. Jan. 11, 1864, ;/;. John 
Gulliver, Mar. 25, 1890. 

2037. Mary Eliza Strang, b. Aug. 27, 1867, d. Aug. 19, 
1868. 

2038. George Henrv Strang, b. Aug. 2, 1869, d. Udv 9, 
1896. 

2039. Clara May Strang, b. May 8, 1871. 

2040. Herbert Gerothman Strang (2053), b. Aug. 30. 1875, 
ui. Martha Darrow. 

2041. Cora Estella Strang (2057), b. Jan. 3, 1880, ;//. Allen 
Hoxie. 

2042. Mary Ann Strang, b. Oct. 31, 1836, daughter of 
Phebe Anthony and Hyram Strang, married William 
Henry Doty, Sept. 23, i860. 

Children — 

2043. Mary Frances Doty, b. Nov. 9, 1864. 

2044. Willetta Lena Doty, b. Dec. 11, 1871. 

2045. Mary Frances Doty, ///. Bush, Oct. 27, 1886. 

Children — 

2046. Adrien Bush, b. Mar. 31, 1889. 

2047. Emma Strang (2036), married John Gulliver. 
Children — 

2048. Edna Gulliver, b. June 21, 1892. 

2049. Hazel Gulliver, b. Dec. 3, 1894. 

2050. Sarah Gulliver, b. Aug. 14, 1896. 

2051. Alfred Gulliver, b. Mar. 11, 1900. 

2052. Flarry Guhiver, b. Mar. 19, 1902. 



V 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 229 

2053. Herbert G. Strang- (2040), married Alartha Darrow, 
Oct. 6, 1896. 

Children — • 

2054. Howard Strang, b. Oct. 9, 1897. 

2055. Myrtle Strang, h. Mar. 18, 1900. 

2056. Vesta Strang, b. Dec. 14, 1901. 

2057. Cora E. Strang (2041), ///. Allen Hoxie, Nov. 28. 
1900. 

Children — 

2058. Elwood Hoxie, b. Nov. 20, 1901. 

2059. Mildred Hoxie, b. Dec. 29, 1902. 

Note — The abo\'e record is as complete as I was able to 
obtain. 

2060. Smith Anthony (1983), b. Apr. 18, 1813, married 
Mary Grey, b. Jan. 5, 18 17. She (/. Nov. 4. 1893. 
Smith, d. Jan. 19th, 1872. 

Children — 

2061. Seth Anthony, b. Sept. 25. 1838, d. Mar. 14, 1865. 

2062. Sarah Anthony (2069), b. Sept. 2t,, 1840, ;//. Zacheus 
Test. 

2063. Daniel Anthony (2071), b. Oct. 22, 1842, ///. Mary 
Richardson, Mar. 16, 1871. 

2064. Curtis Anthony, b. June 29, 1845. d. Sept. 11, 1883. 

2065. Susan Anthony (2074), b. Aug. 18, 1847, in. Edward 
Edmond Potter, May 25, 1870. 

2066. Mary Jane Anthony, b. May 8, 1850. 

2067. Clarence Anthony (2081), b. Feb. 27, 1853. 

2068. Edgar Murray Anthony, b. Oct. 5, 1855. 

2069. Sarah Anthonv (2062), in. Zacheus Test, July 11, 
1876. 

ChUdreii — 

2070. Margaret Adelina Test, b. Apr. 21, 1877, d. 

2071. Daniel Anthony (2063), in. Mary Richardson. Mar. 
16, 1871, daughter of John Richardson. 

Children — 

2072. Elizabeth Anthony, b. Dec, 1871. 

2073. Marjorie Richardson Anthony, b. Apr. 25. 1874. 



230 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(2087) Hicks Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY .7,1 

2074. Susan Anthony (2065), 111. Edward Edmond Potter, 
May 25, 1870. 

Children — 

2075. Murrey Anthony Potter, b. Mar. 15, 1871, in. Bessie 
Lincohi. 

2076. Clarence Denver Potter, b. Nov. 5, 1872, ///. Ruth 
Kish. 

2077. Winfred White Potter, b. Dec. 13, 1873, "'■ ^lary E. 
Hume. 

2078. Myron Potter, b. June 17, 1875, d. Jan. 19, 1876. 

2079. Ehot Gray Potter, b. Oct. 18, 1879. 

2080. Gladye Conrad Potter, b. Sept. 21, 1883, d. Nov. 29. 
1883. 



2081. Clarence Anthony (2067), b. Feb. 27, 1853, married 
Ida Townsend, Apr., 1877, and Kate F. Meagher, Jan. 
19, 1887. 

Children — 

2082. Bessie Graff Anthony. 

2083. Ellen Anderson Anthony. 

2084. Townsend Anthony. 

2085. Clarence Anthony. 

2086. Elliott Anthony. 

2087. Hicks Anthony (1984), b. Sept. 13, 1827, is the only 
child, of John Anthony, living today ( 1904). 

He was born in the town of Ledyard, Cayuga Co., N. Y. 
He acquired a good practical education at the common district 
school, and under the parental roof-tree, received a careful 
home training;, the lessons of truth, honesty, and justice, which 
have been his guiding principles through life. He was reared 
to agricultural pursuits, and has devoted his entire attention to 
tilling the soil, and is one of the most skillful and progressive 
farmers in the county. He has served his town in many official 
capacities, has been supervisor for seven years, and Justice of 
the Peace for forty years. His address is Scipianville, Cayuga 
Co., N. Y., nearest railroad station, Levanna. on Cayuga Lake. 
He has in his possession a pewter plate and a silver tea spoon, 
marked J. H., wedding presents to his grandmother, Judith 
Hicks Anthony, that were buried in the cellar of their log 
house in Adams, Mass., during the battle of Bennington, tliir- 
ty miles from their home. He married in 1847 J^"" Low, dau. 
of Benjamin and Cornelia Low. She was born May 23. 1828. 



232 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Children — 

2088. Mary Anthony, b. Dec. 2. 1849. 

2089. Frances Adelle Anthony, b. June 5, 1859, 711. Chas. 
Gorton Adams, Feb. 21. 1893. Live at Auburn, N. 
Y. County Clerk of Cayuga Co. 

Children — 

2090. Frances Rosemonde Adams, b. Mar. 12, 1899. 

2091. Karl Anthony Adams, b. July 23, 1900. 



0-' • 

2092. David Anthony, Jr. ( 1226) , b. July 27, 1784, was the 

youngest son of David Anthony and Judith Hicks An- 
thony. He married Phebe Turner. He was a cotton 
manufacturer in an early day and owned the property 
where Berkshire Mills Nos. i and 2 now stand and also 
a residence where the Catholic church now stands in 
Adams, Mass. He died Nov. 17, 1868. To them was 
born one son. 

Child— 

2093. William Penn Anthony, b. 181 8, ni. Morilla Mason, d. 
1890. 

Children — 

2094. Phebe Anthou}-, b. 

2095. Albert Anthony, b. 

2096. Nancy Anthony, b. 

2097. Franc Anthony, b. 

2098. Henry Anthony, b. 

2099. William Anthony, b. 

\ 

2100. David Anthony, Jr. (2092), in. second wife. Jane 
Field in 1840. She died Jan. 8, 1863. 

Children — 

2101. Mary A. Anthonv. b. Dec. 6, 1842, in. Leverett P. 
Mallory in 1868. 'He died in 1898. 

2102. George Briggs Anthony (2103), b. Mar. 7, 1846. //;. 
Fannie Burton. She was b. Sept. 12. 1849. daughter 
of Duane and Phebe A\>lls Burton. Married 1868. 

George came to Adams and commenced work in L. L. 
Brown Paper Mill in 1864, at the age of 18, and will soon 
reach the 40-year mark in his profession. For thirty years he 
has been superintendent of the finishing department. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 2:^^ 

2103. George B. Anthony (2102).^.;^^. /yfy^. ^, ;^,^^ /^^....^.^^ 
C nildren — 

2104. Millie Jesse Anthon}-, b. Apr. 17, 1869, teacher in 
public schools, Adams, Mass. 

2105. Bessie Adeline Anthony, b. July 23. 1873, d. Sept. 6. 

1875- 

2106. Willis Burton Anthony, b. Jan. 31, 1877, graduate 
Normal Art School, Boston, and Supervisor of Art In- 
struction in public schools North i\dams, Mass. 

2107. Robert Garfield Anthony, b. July 31, 188 1. 

1 Gen. John Anthony (i), b. 1607, ///. Susanna Potter. 

2 Gen. ( 176) Abraham Anthony (6), b. 1650, m. Alice Wo- 

dell. 

3 Gen. (180) William Anthony (191), b. 1675, '"• Mary 

Coggeshall. 

4 Gen. (202) James Anthony (2109), b. 1712. ///. Alice 

Chase. 

5 Gen. (21 12) Daniel Anthony (2124), b. 1740, ni. Mary 

Bow en. 

6 Gen. (2128) Joseph Anthony (2163), b. 1765, in. Mary 

Gould. 

7 Gen. (2129) Richard Anthony (2253), b. 1767, ///. Abigail 

. Eddy. 

8 Gen. (2256) James Anthony (2262), b. 1795, in. Sarah 

Porter W^illiams. -^ 

2109. James Anthony (202), son of William and Mary 
Coggeshall Anthony, married Alice Chase, Dec. 1 1 . 
1734, daughter of Eber and Mary Knowles Chase. 
Alice born Mar. 3, 171 7. They settled in Swanzey. 
vMass. Both died there in 1748. 

Children — 

21 10. Hannah Anthony, /;. Feb. 19. 1736, ;//. Marmaduke 
Mason of Warren, R. I. 

21 1 1. Alary Anthony (21 16), b. Dec. 22, 1737, m. James 
Brown of Swanzey, Mass. 

21 12. Daniel Anthony (2124), b. Feb. 21. 1740. /;/. Mary 
Bowen. 

21 13. Ruth Anthony, b. Aug. 10, 1742. ///. John Jennings. 

21 14. Alice Anthony (2634), b. Aug. 7, 1744, ///. Richard 
Cornell. 

21 15. Content Anthony (2640), b. Feb. 5. 1746, ///. Cor- 
nelius Shaw. 



234 THE ANTHONY FAilHLY 

21 16. Mary Anthony (21 ii), in. James Brown of Swanzey, 
July 12, 1753. She died July 24, 18 10; he died Felx 
2, 1805. 

Children — 

21 17. Amasa Brown, b. Sept. 21, 1754. 

21 18. Alice Brown, b. Aug. 12, 1756, in. Nehemiah Arnold 

21 19. Anthony Brown, b. Oct. i. 1758. 

2120. Stephen Brown, b. Apr. 3, 1761. 

2121. Ruth Anthony Brown, b. Jan. 22, 1763, ///. John (jil)- 
son. 

2122. Jonathan Anthony Brown, b. Apr. 4, 1765. 

2123. David Anthony Brown, b. Mar. 21, 1769. 

2124. Daniel Anthony (21 12), in. Mary Bowen, daughter 
of Richard Bowen and Remember, his wife, who was 
the daughter of John Goodspeed of Barnstable. ]\Iary 
Bowen was born June 12, 1742, died July 9, 18 15. 
Daniel died Aug. 16, 1824. 

He was a man above the ordinary stature and of command- 
ing presence and remarkably pleasant and agreeable in con- 
versation ; was unusually well educated for his day and having 
made surveying his profession, was chosen and held the office 
of town surveyor for the town of Providence most of his life. 
All the plats of Providence are founded on his survey. 

The first spinning jenny ever constructed in the United 
States was made for a company consisting of Daniel Anthony, 
Andrew Dexter, and Lewis Peck of Providence, R. I., Nov., 
1 786. It had 28 spindles and was made by Daniel Jackson, an 
ingenius coppersmith in Providence. A carder and spinning 
frame was added afterwards and set to work in the chamber 
of the Market House, manufacturing what was then known as 
jeans, fabric with linen warp and cotton filling. It was the 
pioneer enterprise in that line to which in the present dav the 
states owes much of its prosperity and importance. 

Children — 

2125. Eunice Anthony (2139), b. July 8, 1760, ///. Job 
Scott. 

2126. James Anthony, b. Dec. 14, 1761, d. July 14, 1785. 

2127. Remember Anthony, b. Oct. 6, 1763, d. Oct. 8, 1836. 

2128. Joseph Anthony (2163), b. Alay 24, 1765, ;//. Mary 
Gould. 

2129. Richard Anthony (2253), b. Apr. 19, 1767, ;//. Abi- 
gail Eddy. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 235 

2130 



2131 
2132 

2133 

2134 

2135 
2136 

2137 
2138 
2139 



Ruth Anthony (2441), b. Feb. 3, 1769, ni. Nathan 
Spencer. 

Daniel A. Anthony (2456), b. Dec. 10, 1770, in. An- 
na Spencer. 

Ahce Anthony (2470), b. Jan. 4. 1773, in. Asa Sis- 
son. 

Wilham Anthony (2472), b. Oct. 25, 1774, in. Mary 
K. Greene. 

Thomas Anthony (2498), b. Aug. 2y, 1776, in. Anna 
Knowles. 

Sarah Anthony, b. Dec. 14, 1778, d. Oct. 17, 1795. 

Jabez Anthony (2643), ^- J^^^- 2, 1781, 111. Ruth Fish. 

Mary Anthony (2728), b. May 6, 1784, ///. Nathan 
W. Jackson. 

Amey Anthony, b. Dec. 26, 1785, d. in 1884. 



Eunice Anthony (2125), m. Job Scott, June i, 1781. 
He was an eminent preacher in the society of Friends 
and was well known among the standard writers of 
early Friends. She died July 5, 1791. 

Children — 

2140. Lydia Scott, b. 1782, //;. William Ratch, Jr., d. Julv 
7, 1861. 

2141. Oziel Scott, b. 1783, d. aged 14. 



2142 

2143 
2144 

2145 
2146 



Sarah Scott, b. 1784, ///. Adam Anthony, d. Aug. i. 

1838. 

Mary Scott, b. 1786, 111. Asa Hoag, d. July 7, 1865. 

James Scott (2146), b. 1788, ;//. Alice Sisson, d. Nov. 

17, 1802. 

Ruth Scott, b. 1790, d. Jan. 27, 1854. 



James Scott (2144), in. Alice Sisson, May 13, 1822. 
She was his cousin and the only child of Asa and Alice 
Anthony Sisson. 

Children — 

2147. Sarah Scott, b. May 23, 1824, d. Jan. 7. 1837. 

2148. Anna Scott (2150), b. Jan. 24, 1825, ///. Abner 
Howell. 

2149. Maria Scott, b. Aug. 17, 1826, d. Aug. 30, 1826. 

2150. Anna Scott (2148), 7/;. Abner Howell of Portland, b. 
Jan. 10, 1812. 

Children — 

21 51. James S. Howell, b. June 26, 1846. 

2152. William S. Howell, '/;. Oct. 30, 1847. 



236 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



-'153 

2155 
2156 

2157 
2158 

2159 
2160 
2161 
2162 



Mary H. Howell, b. Aug. 7. 1849. 
Alice S. Howell, h. Aug-. 24, 1851. 
Thomas W. Howell, b. Oct. 10. 1853. 
Sarah -M. Howell, b. Noa'. 13, 1855. 
Lydia R. Howell, b. Jan. 18. 1858. 
Anna J. Howell, b. Oct. 11. 1859. 
Laura M. Howell, b. Sept. i. 1861. 
Abner W. Howell, b. Oct. 19. 1862. 
Frank G. Howell. /;. Jan. 19, 1865. 
Irving H. Howell, b. Sept. 25. 1866. 



2163. Joseph Anthony (2128), ;//. Mary Gould, of Middle- 
town, R. I. May 9. 1801. She was the daughter of 
John and Sarah Coggeshall Gould. Joseph died June 
22, 1840. Mary died Nov. 15. 1855. in her 91st year. 

Children — 

2164. Henry Anthony (2169). b. Apr. 6, 1802. ///. Charlotte 
Benson, d. Sept. 17, 1879. 

2165. John Gould Anthony (2188). b. May 17, 1804. ;//. 
Anna W. Rhodes. 

2166. Joseph B. Anthony (2214). b. Dec. 13, 1806. d. in 
Africa. 

As a tribute to the memory of John Gould Anthony, who 
labored so faithfully in laying the foundation of the Genealogy 
of the Anthony family upon which this genealogical history 
has been built, we append the following correspondence in his 
own amguage. After his demise the correspondence was kind- 
ly answered by his son-in-law, George Thompson Garrison, son 
of William Lloyd Garrison. 

Cambridgeport, Mass., June 7. 1877. 
Job K. Anthony, Adams, Mass. 

My Dear Sir — Last November my cousin, Henry Bowen 
Anthony, the senator from Rhode Island, urged me to under- 
take the genealogy of the Anthony family. I knew it would 
be a task of no common magnitude, but I have undertaken it. 
I have gone back to John Anthony, born in 1607, who came 
over in 1634, in the ship Hercules from Hempstead, England, 
and settled in Portsmouth, R. I. He left five children and of 
these I have more or less records. Most of my efforts have 
been to work out the descendants of William, the grandson of 
John. He had fourteen children of whom only ten married, 
and 1 take each of these children as the head of a branch and 
I bring each down separately. Of Job's branch, I have as 
yet scanty information and need your help. In order that you 




(2188 John Gould Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 237 

may do so. I send a statement of all that I now have. At mv 
age, now y2> years, I may not live to complete it. I have s<> 
arranged each item that some of you younger ones can readih- 
finish what I have begun. I now have great additions to the 
names in my book No. 963. 

I am very respectfully, 

John Gould Anthony, 

Cambridgeport, Aug. 21, 1877. 
William Anthony, Aurora, 111. 

Dear Cousin — Your letter accompanying genealogy I found 
on my table today after an absence of a fortnight, during 
which it came. I have been to Providence and Newport 
among the Anthony's and where, in fact, the true metroplis 
of the name is, where the first Anthony ( John, by name ) , 
landed in 1634. Of course I looked up all the genealogy I 
could find and added over a hundred names to the 1400 I had 
previously. At Newport I visited the daughter of Gilbert 
Stuart, the portrait painter, wdio is the third cousin of mine 
through my mother, while she is the fifth cousin through my 
father, — for I am twice an Anthony, double distilled. My 
great grandmother, Sarah Anthony, my mother's grandmother, 
being the grand-daughter of John Anthonie, who came over 
in 1634. She married Thomas Gould and my grandfather, 
John Gould, was her son. Gilbert Stuart's mother was her 
niece. I also saw Senator Anthony, my cousin, by whose 
persuasion I was originally induced to undertake the genealogy 
and who has promised to aid as far as he can. 

I feel under great obligations to you for the information 
you have given me as well as reference to other parties for in- 
formation. As for the direct information received, I prefer 
where I can to have each family tell its own story, but cannot 
always find a good historian. So I have to depend on much 
collateral information. 

If you ever do come to Boston we shall be glad to see you. 
We are only two miles out and now with the best wishes for 
all good things, I am. Cordially yours, 

John Gould Anthony. 

(One of the last letters he ever wrote.) 

Cambridgeport, Mass., Nov. id, 1877. 
William Anthony, Aurora, 111. 

Dear Sir — Your letters of the 6 inst., to my father-in-law. 
Mr. John Gould Anthony, have come to hand and contents 
noted. It is with sorrow that I inform you of his death on 
Oct. 16 last, after an illness of five or six weeks' duration, of 
cancer in the stomach. 



238 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

He was a man of a naturally happy and cheerful tempera- 
ment and made hosts of friends. 

For the past fourteen years he has been connected with the 
Zoological Museum at Cambridge, and intimately associated 
with the late Prof. Agassiz. He was authority on fresh and 
sea-water shells and had an extensive correspondence with 
scientific men in all parts of the world and will be greatly 
missed by them. Previous to his coming to Cambridge he 
was a resident of Cincinnati for over thirty years. 

His native place was Providence, R. I. It was at the re- 
quest of Senator Henry B. Anthony of Rhode Island, that he 
commenced the history of the Anthony family. Whoever 
succeeds him in the completion of the work will have no diffi- 
culty in understanding what he has done. A great many 
records sent him were in such shape that it was almost im- 
possible to decipher and arrange them in proper order. He 
seemed to have a special aptitude for the work and I am afraid 
his place cannot be easily filled. 

We have not heard from Senator Anthony in regard to what 
disposal we shall make of his manuscripts. He will probaably 
put them in the hands of some one to complete and publish. 
The letter you received was one of the last he ever wrote as 
he was sick at the time it was written. 

Yours truly, 
George Thompson Garrison. 

Cambridgeport, Mass. Jan. 25, 1878. 
William Anthony, Aurora, 111. 

My Dear Sir — The records of your branch of the Anthony 
family 'of Jan. 22d. have come to hand and will be placed on 
file with those previously sent. No definite arrangements to- 
ward completing the work has been made. I shall soon write 
Senator Anthonv myself asking him what he proposes to do 
about it. Congress has been in session most of the time for 
the last few months. I presume his time has been fully taken 
up and he has not had time to- attend to the matter. I have not 
the time myself nor am I competent to complete the work. In 
one so far advanced as this is, it would be a reproach, it seems 
to me, to the Anthony family not to have it completed and 
published. Yours respectfully, 

George T. Garrison. 

The following is quoted from a letter of John Gould An- 
thony Mar. 31, 1877: 

"By a letter received yesterday from England sent me by 
mv namesake there I learn that he knows of but two branches 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 239 

of Anthonys in all England, viz : one in Monmouthshire and 
the other in London. Originally we are of Italian parentage 
and judging from heraldic evidence, may be allied to the fam- 
ous family of Medica. There is some reason to believe that 
we came originally from Lombardy and were the money kings 
of former times but the money part of our inheritance has 
vanished among degenerate descendants." 

Again "I rejoice in believing that few families so numerous 
as ours can present so blameless a record.'' 

"This genealogy opens up a boundless task for we are 
legion, but I find so much pleasure coupled with it, that the 
task seems nothing in comparison and I am encouraged to go 
on, and if feeble health or increasing' years prevent its full ac- 
complishment. I shall at least have done something and leave 
less for my successor to add. 

John G. Anthony. 

2167. Edward Anthony (2215), h. Aug. 13, 1807, m. Helen 
Maria Mastings Grieve. 

2168. James Coggeshall Anthony (2236), &. Dec. 30, 1809. 
m. Mary B. Smith. 

2169. Henry Anthony (2164), ///. Charlotte Benson, Oct. 
22, 1826. daughter of George and Sarah Thurber Ben- 
son. He died Sept. 17. 1879. She died Dec. 28, 1886. 

Children — 

2170. George B. Anthony, b. Aug. 4, 1827, d. 

2 1 71. Mary Gould Anthony, b. Nov. 13, 1828. 

2172. Mary Gould Anthony (2177), b. Dec. 6, 1829, iii. 
William C. Townsend. 

2173. Sarah Benson Anthony (2181), b. Sept. 28, 1832, ;//. 
James Tillinghast. 

2174. George Elenry Anthony, b. June 13, 1835. 

2175. Joseph Bowen Anthony, b. July 16, 1837, m. Joseph- 
ine A. Jackson. 0^. Q*--^ /f//. ^-^-»-^^^*^^^ /. /^^/ 

2176. Frederick Eugene Anthony, b. Oct. 18, 1840, ///. Julia 
Perkins Adie. 

2177. Mary Gould Anthony (2172), vi. William Comstock 
Townsend, son of William H. and Ann Comstock 
Townsend, Sept. 14, 1853. She died June 30, 1888. 

Children — 

2178. Annie Townsend, b. Mar. 10, 1856. 

2179. Henry A. Townsend, b. Sept. 26, i860. 

2180. Eoster H. Townsend, b. May 15. 1863. 



240 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

2181. Sarah B. Anthony (2173), 111. James Tilhnghast. son 
of Chas. F. and Lusanna Tilhng-hast, May 26, 1857. d. 
Aug. I, 1895. 

Children — ■ ^^ ,. 

2182. Wihiam R. Tilhng-hast, b. Apr. 15, 1858. ^'^' ' 

2183. Henry A. Tihinghast. b. Sept. 15, 1859. 

2184. Theodore F. Tihinghast, b. Sept. 25, 1861. 

2185. Stephen H. Tihinghast, b. Apr. 17, 1863. 

2186. Chas. F. Tihinghast, b. Sept. 18, 1871. 

2187. Charlotte L. Tihinghast, b. Nov. 16, 1872. D 

2188. John Gould Anthony (2165 ), son of Joseph and Alarv 
Gould Anthony, ///. Anna W. Rhodes, daughter of 
Thomas and Lydia Keene Rhodes, Oct. 16, 1832. She 
was born Oct 19, 1810, died Dec. 6, 1898. John G. 
died Oct. 16, 1877. 

He was an American naturalist born in Providence, R. L. 
May 17, 1803, died at Cambridge, Mass., Oct. 16, 1877. He 
was engaged in a commercial occupation in Cincinnati for thir- 
ty years, meanwhile his interest in natural histor}- had de- 
\ eloped and in 1863, he took charge of the conchological de- 
partment of the museum of comparative zoology. Air. An- 
thony wrote numerous letters on shell fish and was recognized 
authority on American land and fresh and sea water shells 
and had an extensive correspondence with scientific men all 
over the world. He was intimately associated with Prof. Louis 
Agassiz for the last fourteen years. He was naturallv of a 
very happy and cheerful temperament and made hosts of 
friends. 

Children — 

2189. Joseph Bowen Anthony, b. Sept. 23, 1833. 

2190. Thomas Rhodes Anthony (2197), b. Jan. i, 1836, ///. 
Jane Sophia Enyart. 

2191. Edward R. Anthony (2202), /). July 30, 1837. 7;/. 
Hannah Van Houstan Lewis. 



2IQ2 



92. Annie Keene Anthony (2206), b. Julv 27,, 1839. 



George T. Garrison. 



-^93- John Francis Anthony (2210), b. Aug. 26, 1841, ;;/. 
Cornelia J. Rolland. 

2194. Joseph Bowen Anthony, b. June 8, 1843. 

2195. Chas. Rhodes Anthony, b. June 8, 1843. 

2196. Mary Elizabeth Anthony, b. Nov. i, 1845. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 241 

2197. Thomas Rhodes Anthony (2190), m. Jane Sophia En- 
yart, Nov. 12, i860, daughter of Carlon and Sophia 
Reagan Enyart, of Cincinnati, Ohio. 

Children — • 

2198. Flora Belle Anthony, b. Dec. 27, 1861, ///. Frank M. 
Pickering. 

2199. Etta Iva Anthony, h. Dec. 8, 1866, ///. William H. 
Baker. 

Charlotte Benson Anthony, b. Sept. 13, 1869, in. 
Henry Cavell. 
Anne R. Anthony, b. May 28, 1872, in. John Kaiser. 



2200 
2201 



2202. Edward R. Anthony (2191), ni. Hannah V. Lewis, 
daughter of John H. and Phebe L. Vanhouten Lewis, 
June 19, 1867. Born Cincinnati, Ohio. 

Children — 

2203. Helen L. Anthony, b. Apr. 16, 1869. 

2204. John G. Anthony, b. Sept. i, 1871, d. Jan. 9, 1901. 

2205. Bertha Anthony, b. May 13, 1876. 

2206. Annie Keene Anthony (2192), m. George Thompson 
Garrison, Oct. i, 1873, son of William Lloyd and 
Helen Eliza Garrison. 

Children — 

2207. Elizabeth Garrison, b. Nov. 8, 1874. 

2208. Rhodes A. Garrison, b. Oct. 5. 1877. 

2209. Fanny Garrison, b. May 10, 1879. 

2210. John F. Anthony (2193), ni. Cornelia J. Rolland, 
daughter of Alfred and Eliza E. Glenn Rolland. 

Children — 

221 1. Alfred G. Anthony, b. Oct. 9, 1874. 

2212. Carl Anthony, b. June 15, 1878. 

2213. Alice Isabella Anthony, b. 

2214. Joseph B. Anthony (2166), son of Joseph and Alar}- 
Gould Anthon5^ b. Dec. 30, 1806, d. Mar. 24, 1833. 

He was unmarried and died while in Africa as supercargo 
of an expedition fitted out at Providence by a company for 
the purpose of discovery and trade up the Niger River, then 
attracting much attention in consequence of the recent re- 
searches of the traveler. Lander. Joseph had made voyage to 



242 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Africa previously while in the employ of John Andrews, as 
supercargo of his brig, Helen, Captain Daily, for trading pur- 
poses only, up and down the western coast. 

This previous experience, together with his love of adven- 
ture and some knowledge of natural history recommended him 
to this company as one peculiarly fitted for the special mana- 
ger of an expedition for which only general directions could be 
given, and much must be left to the wise discretion and prudent 
management or tact of the supercargo. 

The expedition consisted of a brig called and a small 

tender named the Dove, intended for use mainly in the shallow- 
portion of the river. This tender was transported to Africa 
on the deck of the brig. They had a prosperous voyage to 
Africa, and had proceeded up the river about 250 miles to a 
negro village called Brasstown, and while going ashore in a 
boat to visit the chief, Joseph was accidentally killed by the 
bursting of a musket. After, and in consequence of his death, 
the expedition was abandoned and the Dove was sold to Lan- 
der and the brisf returned home. 



2215. Edward Anthony (2167), son of Joseph and Mary 
Gould Anthony, married June 2, 1831, to Helen Maria 
Hastings Grieve, daughter of David and Margret Fal- 
ger Grieve of Providence. Soon after he moved to 
New York as a wholesale dry goods merchant but was 
subsequently president of Lamaz Insurance Co., when 
he died Aug. 25, 1868. 

L liildreii — 

2216. Edw^ard G. Anthony, b. Feb. 22, 1832, (/. Jan. 6, 1850. 

2217. Margret E. Anthony, b. July 19, 1833, d. 

2218. Helen M. Anthonv (2225), b. May 6, 1835, in. John 
D. Oakford, d. ' ^ 

2219. Martha H. Anthony (2229). b. Aug. 22, 1837, //;. 
Alfred Jones. 

2220. Lucretia S. Anthony, b. June 30, 1839, m. William 
Potts, Feb. 9, 1864.' 

2221. Sophia O. Anthony (2233), b. May 31, 1842, in. 
Stephen B. Noyes. 

2222. Annie E. Anthony, b. Dec. 8, 1843. 

2223. Laura C. Anthony, b. Mar. 5, 1846. 

2224. Holland C. Anthony, b. Jan. 17, 1854, New York City. 

2225. Helen M. Anthony (2218), ///. John D. Oakford, 
Sept. 3, 1857, d. Feb. 23, 1867. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY . 043 

Children — 

2226. Edward G. Oakford. 

2227. Charles Oakford. 

2228. Helen Oakford. 

2229. Martha H. Anthony (2219), ///. Alfred Jones of Phil- 
adelphia, Oct. 21, 1863. 

Children — 

2230. Lanra A. Jones, b. ]u\j 30, 1864. 

2231. Arthur W. Jones, b. May 24, 1866. 

2232. Helen L. Jones, b. Dec. 23, 1869. 

2233. Sophia O. Anthony (2221), ///. Stephen B. Noyes, 
Oct. 20, 1870. 

Children — - 

2224. Annie A. Noyes, b. , living. 

2235. George H. Noyes, b. 

2236. James Coggeshall Anthony (2168), ;//. Mary B. 
Smith, Nov. 20, 1836. 

Children — 

2237. Julia C. Anthony (2240), b. Nov. 3, 1838. 

2238. Katherine L. Anthony (2248), b. June 16, 1841, ni. 
Edward H. Pierce, 2d, William Crandall, Providence. 

2239. Etta Anthony (2251), b. Aug. 18, 1843, ;//. Chas. H. 
Sheldon. 

2240. Julia C. Anthony (2237), in. Walter Richmond of 
Providence, son of George and Anna Richmond. 

Children- — • 

2241. Walter Richmond, b. Nov. 18, 1862, d. same dav. 



2242 
2243 
2244 
2245 
2246 
2247 



Knight G. Richmond, b. Apr., 1864. 
Mabel Richmond, b. Apr. 22, 1866. 
Caroline Richmond, b. Aug. 22, 186' 
Harold Richmond, b. Jan. 3, 1871. 
Walter Richmond, b. Mar. 7, 1873. 
Gerald Richmond, b. Jan. 12, 1876. 



2248. Katherine L. Anthony (2238), w. Edward Hall 
Pierce. Her second husband was William Crandall, 
Apr. 16, 1878. 

Children — 

2249. Augustus R. Pierce, b. Nov. 11, 1862, m. 

2250. Amey Pierce, b. Nov. 9, 1865. d. 



244 T^^ ANTHONY FAMILY 

2251. Etta Anthony (2239), ;//. Charles H. Sheldon of 
Providence, Oct. ly, 1874. 

Child — 

2252. Helen A. Sheldon, h. Aug. 3, 1875, d. 

2253. Richard Anthony (2129), son of Daniel and Mary 
Bowen Anthony, married Abigail Eddy, May 12, 1791. 
She was the daughter of Capt. Barnard and Patience 
Eddy of Providence, R. I. 

Capt. Barnard Eddy was a naval captain in the Revolution- 
ary War. He was ordered with his ship's company to CroAvn 
Point, N. Y., contracted smallpox, and died there in May, 
1777. 

Richard Anthony lived at Coventry, R. I., and engaged in 
cotton manufacture with his brother William. He afterward 
moved to Providence, continuing in the cotton manufacture. 
He died there Mar. 28, 1840. He was a Quaker as was his 
father, Daniel. 

Cliildren — ■ 

2254. Eunice Anthony, h. Apr. 8, 1792, d. July 26, 1793. 

2255. Lydia Anthony, h. May 8, 1794, d. Sept. 10, 1794- 

2256. James Anthony (2262), b. Sept. 17, 1795, d. Feb. 12, 
1836, ;//. Sarah P. Williams. 

2257. Mary Chase Anthony, h. Dec. 28, 1797, ///. Luther 
Carpenter. 

2258. Cyrus Anthony, h. June 23, 1800, d. Oct. 24, 1833. 

2259. Richard Anthony, h. Dec. 25, 1802, d. Aug., 1803. 

2260. Betsy Eddy Anthony (2368), b. Jan. 28, 1805, m. 
Thomas Lewis of Pawtucket. 

2261. Richard B. Anthony (2413), b. Dec. 8, 1808, ///. 
twice, first Margret S. Whitwell, second Esther T. 
Rednor. 

2262. James xVnthony (2256), son of Richard, son of Dan- 
iel, son of James, son of William, son of Abraham, son 
of John (i), b. Sept. 17, 1795, d. Feb. 12, 1836, ;;/. 
June 22, 1818, Sarah Porter Williams of Brimfield. 
Mass., b. July 22, 1792, d. in Providence, R. L, June 
I, 1845. Settled in North Providence, R. L He was 
engaged in cotton manufacture with his father. James 
Anthony and Sarah Porter Williams had nine children. 

^%a io2-_) Sarah Porter Williams was daughter of Rev. Nehemiah 
Williams and Percy Keyes of Brimfield, Mass. He was son 
of Rev. Chester Williams and Sarah Porter, and was born in 
Hadley, Mass., Feb. 7, 1749, died Nov. 26, 1796. Entered 



'.'2.(,t. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 24^ 

Harvard when 16 years and 6 months old. Ordained at 
Brimfield, Mass., Feb. 9, 1775. He was one of the first mem- 
bers of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Mar- 
ried Nov. 28, 1775, Percy Keyes, daughter of Stephen Keyes 
and Abigail Peabody of Pomfret, Conn. She was born Apr. 
16, 1749, died Sept. 28, 1826. They had eleven children. 

I Margaret (Peggy), b. Sept. 10, 1776, d. Nov. 22, 1818, 
married July 26, 1796, John Baldwin. Fifteen chil- 
dren, one of whom was Henry Porter Baldwin, gov- 
ernor of Michigan and United States Senator. 

2. Ebenezer, b. Nov. 24. 1777, d. June 20, 1856, married 

Eliza Whitwell. Eight children, one of whom was 
Chester Keyes William, who married Maria Percy 
Anthony, daughter of Richard Bowen Anthony and 
Margaret Smith Whitwell. 

3. Stephen Keyes, b. Feb. 25, 1779, d. Aug. 4, 1798. 

4. Nehemiah, b. June 7, 1780, d. 1862, married ist, Nabby 

, 2d, Betsy Eddy. By his first wife he. had seven 

children. 

5. Samuel Hopkins, b. Jan. 22, 1782, d. Aug. 15, 1838, m. 

Lucretia Noble and Sally Stebbins. Lucretia Noble 
had six children. Sally Stebbins had two children. 

6. A daughter, b. Sept. 6, 1783, d. Sept. 6, 1783. 

7 Lewis, b. Sept. 16, 1784, d. Aug. 19, 1850, married, ist, 
Jerusha Keyes. 2d Mrs. Lydia Point Dexter (maiden 
name, Lydia Carter), 3d Susan Dwight. One child by 
first wife, three children by third wife. 

8. Percy, b. May 31, 1786, d. Apr. 7, 1856, married John T. 

Whitwell. Four children, the oldest of whom was 
Margaret Smith Whitwell, b. July 28, 1807, married 
Richard Bowen Anthony. (Richard, Daniel, James, 
William, Abraham, John ( i ) ) . 

9. Charles, b. Aug. 16, 1788, d. in Rockford, 111.. May 15, 

1876, married Sarah Skinner, daughter of Ichabod 
Lord Skinner. Nine children. He was mayor of 
Rockford. 

10. William, b. May 16, 1790. Unmarried. 

J 1 1. Sarah Porter, b. July 22, 1792, d. in North Providence, 
R. L, June i, 1845, married James Anthony, son of 
Richard and Abgail (Eddy) Anthony. (Daniel, 
James, William, Abraham, John ( i ") ) . 

Rev. Chester Williams was son of Rev. Ebenezer Williams 
and Penelope Chester, b. in Pomfret, Conn., 1717, d. Oct. 13, 
1753, at the age of 36. A graduate of Yale, ordained at Had- 
ley, Mass., married Sept. 3, 1744. Sarah Porter, daughter of 



246 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Col, Eleazer Porter was son of Judge Samuel Porter and Jo- 
daughter of Col. John Pitkin, of East Hartford, Conn., and 
Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Olcott of Hartford, Conn. 
Col. Eleazar Porter was son of Judge Samuel Porter and Jo- 
anna, daughter of Captain Aaron Cooke of Hadley, Mass., a 
son of Samuel Porter and Hannah Stanley, daughter of 
Thomas Stanley, son of John Porter and his wife. Rose, who 
came from London, England, in ship Anne, arriving at Dor- 
chester, Mass., May 30, 1627, where they remained until the 
summer of 1635, when they were of the companies who hrst 
penetrated the wilderness and made settlements of Windsor, 
Hartford and Wethersfield, on the Connecticut River — he 
settling at Windsor, where he died Apr. 22, 1648, his wife. 
Rose, dying May 12, of the same year. John Porter was born 
A. D. 1590, in Kenilworth, Warwockshire, England, at W>ax- 
hall Abbey, the ancient seat of the family. E[e was descended 
in the twelfth generation from a Norman Knight in the train 
of Duke William of Normandy, at the Conquest, A. D. 1066, 
who bore the name of William de la Porte, as may be seen on 
the rolls of Battle Abbey — but which soon became transformed 
into "Porter." The Porter family have served their countrv 
prominently in judicial, military and governmental affairs, and 
two of the Porter blood have occupied the presidential chair — 
Grant and Cleveland. The Porter and Williams family have 
been closely interwoven by marriage through many genera- 
tions, so that the history of one is in no small degree a history 
of the other. 

Rev. Ebenezer Williams, son of Samuel Williams and Sarah 
May, was born Aug. 13, 1690, died Mar. 28, 1753. A grad- 
uate of Harvard. Ordained first minister of church of Pom- 
fret, Conn., Oct. 26, 1 71 5, and preached there until his death. 
He married Penelope Chester, daughter of Col. John Chester 
of Weathersfield, Conn., and Hannah Talcott. (Col. John 
Chester, son of John Chester and Sarah Welles, daughter of 
Thomas Welles, governor of Connecticut). His son. Rev. 
Ebenezer (married Jerusha Porter, sister to- his brother Ches- 
ter's wife), was minister at Pomfre.t, Conn. He had been in 
the army in the French and Indian War of 1755. The news of 
the battle of Lexington, 1775, was received on Sunday morn- 
ing. He preached in the forenoon from the text, "There is a 
time for peace and there is a time for war." At the close of 
the service he laid aside his gown and displayed his old uniform 
with the remark that the time for war had come. Most of his 
young men joined him and they marched to Boston. He be- 
came a Colonel and served until his death, Aug. 22, 1780. 
Hannah Williams (daughter of Rev. Ebenezer and Penelope) 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



247 



married Gen. Jabez Huntington and whose grandson, J- W. 
Huntington was United States Senator. Samuel Wifliams, 
son of Rev. Samuel Williams and Theoda Parke, was born 
1655, married Sarah May, Feb. 24, 1679. 

Rev. Samuel Williams, son of Robert Williams and Eliza- 
beth Stratton, who came from England about 1638, was born 
in England, 1632, married Theoda Parke of Roxbury, Mass., 
died 1698. His daughter, Deborah Williams, married Joseph 
Warren and their grandson was Gen. Joseph Warren, killed 
at Bunker Hill. His son, Rev. John Williams (married Eun- 
ice Mather, daughter of Rev. Eleazar Mather), was the re- 
nowned "Redeemed Captive" of history. His wife, Eunice, 
was killed and he and their children taken into captivitv at 
the massacre of Deerfield, Mass., Feb. 29, 1704. Father and 
surviving children were eventually redeemed with the excep- 
tion of Eunice, a child of eight years. It is said she was sokl 
by the Indians to Catholic nuns in Quebec. One account states 
that she married an Indian chief, who took the name of Wil- 
liams, considering it an honor. Another account saj'-s that she 
married a French officer named De Roget — a half breed. Her 
great grandson. Rev. Eleazar Williams was the famous re- 
puted Lost Dauphin of France. His story in connection with 
the French throne is found in Hanson's "The Lost Prince," 
and in the noval "Lazarre," by Mary Hartwell Catherwood. 
In M. C. Crawford's "Romance of Old N. E. Churches." a 
cliapter "The Lost Prince Longmeadow," gives a resume of 
all the known facts. He was strikingly Bourbon in appear- 
ance and physiognomy. He became a missionary to the In- 
dians. Another of the children taken into captivity was 
Stephen, then about two years old. He was redeemed Apr. 
30, 1705, educated at Harvard and ordained first pastor of 
church at Longmeadow, Mass. His ministry covered a period 
or sixty-six 3^ears. He married Abigail Davenport. Served 
as chaplain through three campaigns, Louisberg, 1745 ; Crown 
Point, 1755; and Lake George, 1756. He left a diary which 
is still in existence and covers ten manuscript volumes. 

Robert Williams and his wife Elizabeth Stratton came to 
America from Norwich, in Norfolk, Eng., in 1637-38, and 
settled in Roxbury, Mass. He was made a freeman May 12, 
1638. His wife Elizabeth, died July 28, 1674. He married 
second, Margaret Fearing, widow of John Fearing of Hing- 
ham. He died Sept. i, 1693. He was descended from Sir 
David Williams. His five sons were all ministers. His grand- 
son, William Williams (son of Isaac, married first, daughter 
of Rev. Seaborn Cotton and Dorothea Bradstreet, second, 
Christiana, daue'hter of Rev. Solomon Stoddard), was a min- 



248 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

ister at Hatfield from 1665 until his death, 1685, (Harvard, 
1683). He preached a half century sermon from his ordina- 
tion, as also did his son, Solomon, at Lebanon, Conn. (54 
years married Mary, daughter of Col. Samuel Porter of Had- 
ley, Mass.), also his grandson, Eliphalet, who married Mary 
Williams, at East Hartford, Conn., and his great grandson, 
Solomon, at Northampton. William Williams, son of Rev. 
Solomon and Mary Porter, married Mary, daughter of Gov. 
Trumbull, and was one of the signers of the Declaration of 
Independence, a member of the Continental Congress in 1776 
and 1777; born in Lebanon, Apr. 2, 181 1. Graduated from 
Harvard 1751, and died Aug. 2, 181 1, aged 80 years. 

Col. Ephraim ^^'illiams founded Williams College. He was 
killed at the battle of Lake George. Elisha Williams was 
]iiesident of Yale. In 1825, one hundred and forty-seven of 
the Wiliams family had graduated from the colleges in New 
England, New Jersey and Union, N. Y. 

The name of Williams is very ancient and is of Welsh ex- 
traction. One of the Williams was Sir Robert Williams. He 
was ninth baronet of the house of Williams in Penrhyn, he 
was descended from Marchudal of Cyan, Lord of Abergelen 
in Denbighshire, one of the fifteen tribes of North Wales. 
Marchudal lived in the time of Roderic the Great. King of 
Briton in 849. He was descended from Brutus ist, King of 
Briton, eleven hundred years before Christ. One of the fam- 
ily, John Williams, lived under the reign of Edward the 
Fourth. Another, Morgan Ap Williams, married a sister of 
Thomas, Lord Cromwell, afterwards Earl of Essex. By ad- 
vice of Henry the Eighth, Williams assumed the name of 
Cromwell, and from him was descended Oliver Cromwell, 4th 
removed. From this family was descended Robert Wiliams, 
the Pilgrim. 

C hildrcn — 

2263. Caroline Sarah Anthony {22/2), b. May 26, 1819, d. 
Dec. 28, 1855. /^, i?2«.,r, ^c*^,ArUi, Mt^- 

2264. Charles James Anthony (2286), b. Mar. 25, 1821, d. 
Aug. 27, 1868, 111. Mrs. Anna R. D. Balcom. 

2265. Frank WilHam Anthony (2304), b. Oct. 16, 1822, 111. 
three times, names elsewhere. 

2266. Lydia Carter Anthony (2328), b. May 13, 1824, ni. 
Dr. Lemuel E. Nichols. 

2267. Lewis William Anthony (2351), b. Sept. 19, 1825, iii. 
three times, names elsewhere. 

2268. :Mary Elizabeth Anthony, b. Oct. 17, 1826. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 249 

2269. Catherine Percy Anthony (2360), h. June 25, 1828, 
ui. Rev. Jas. Noble Sykes. 

2270. Abby Eddy Anthony, /;. Feb. 6, 1830.;^ Jvavr -z^o . / 9 ■^ ■=( 

2271. Jerusha Keyes Anthony (2364), h. July 19, 1831, m. 
Cyrns F. Jackson. 

2272. Caroline Sarah Anthony (2263), h. North Provi- 
dence, R. I., May 26, 1819, d. Dec. 28, 1855, m. Aug. 
31, 1842, Rev. Jas. Noble Sykes. He was born in Suf- 
field, Conn., Sept. 30, 181 2, son of Lot Sykes and Ca- 
lista Noble. Fie g-raduated from Brown LTniversity, 
Providence, R. L, in 1842. He was a Baptist clergy- 
man and a contributor to the religious press and active 
in promoting educational work. Died in Agawam, 
Mass., Sent. 27, 1880. 

Children — • 

2273. Louis P. Sykes, h. July 22, 1845, ^- -^P^'- 6, 1854. 

2274. Emma J. Sykes (2278), h. Nov. 11, 1847, m. John 
Wright, June 21, 1877. 

2275. James C. Sykes (2283), h. Jan. 15, 1850. 

2276. Cora L Sykes. h. May 16, 1852. 

2277. Charles P. Sykes, h. Apr. 29, 1854. 

2278. Emma Josephine Sykes (2274), m. June 21, 1877, 
John Wright, Agawam, Mass. He was born Mar. 4, 
1838, son of Edward W. Wright and Sarah Leonard. 

Children — 

2279. Edward Sykes Wright, b. Mar. 28, 1878. 

2280. John Clinton Wright, b. Mar. 15, 1879. 

2281. Caroline Sarah Wright, b. Dec. 31, 1884. 

2282. James Anthony Wright, b. July 9, 1891. 

2283. James C. Sykes (2275), b. Chelsea, Mass., married 
Nov. 27, 1873, Katherine Maria Dale of Newburyport. 
Mass., b. Mar. 10, 1852. Settled in Boston, removed 
to Springfield, Mass., and later to Syracuse, N. Y. He 
died Nov. 27, 1875. 

Children — 

2284. Mary Alice Sykes, b. Boston, Aug. 24, 1847, d. Aug. 
25, 1874. 

228s. Henry Walter Sykes, b. Boston, Nov. 18, 1875. 



250 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

2286. Charles J. Anthony (2264), married Anna R. D. Bal- 
com (maiden name Annie Rich Davis), of Oxford, 
Mass., married Jan. 2, 1844. She was born in Oxford, 
Mass., Feb. 12, 1822, daughter of Ezra and Betsy 
Rockwood Davis. 

Charles James Anthony was a banker and broker in Xew 
York City many years; resided chiefly in Worcester, Mass., 
and New York City; lived ten years abroad in London and 
Paris. He was the first to put American securities on English 
market. He was interested in the first railroad built in Rus- 
sia, procuring- American iron for this and other European 
roads. 

Children — 

2287. James Lewis Anthony (2289), h. North Providence, 
R. L, Jan. 19, 1845. 

2288. Walter Melville Anthony (2300), b. Paris, France, 
Feb. 10, 1856. 

2289. James Lewis Anthony (2287), m. Mar. 14, 1866, 
Caroline Alice vStowell, born in Norwick, Conn., Sept. 
II, 1844, daughter of James Stowell and Caroline 
Bentley. His early life was spent in London and Paris ; 
resided chiefly in New York City; banker and broker. 

Children — 

2290. Geraldine Winslow Anthony, b. New York City, May 

20, 1869. Author "Victim of Circumstances," "Four 
in Hand,'' and contributor to magazines. 

2291. Caroline Elizabeth Anthou}^, b. New York City, Apr. 
28, 1871, d. Jan. 19, 1873. 

2292. James Stowell Anthony, b. New York City, July 24, 
1872, associated with the General Electric Company, N. 
Y. ; was commissioner of electricity at the Paris ex- 
position. 

2293. Alice Elise Anthonv, b. at Bergen Point, N. J., |an. i, 
1878, d. Apr. 18, 1886. 

2294. Richard Carlyle Anthony, b. Netherlands, N. J., Dec. 

21, 1889. 

Children, second zvife — 

2195. Julia B. Anthony, b. Sept. 25, 1866, in. Clyde E. 
Brown of Michigan, Apr. 2, 1888. 

2296. James S. Anthony, b. Aug. 20, 1868, d. Jan. 30, 1870. 

2297. Helen F. Anthony, b. Oct. 18, 1870, ///. Walton W. 
Howard, Michigan, Mar. 15, 1896. 



DEATHS. 

VNTHONT~Iii Ostitemo. Mich., on Iho 2nd j 
t.. Frank William Anthony, son of the late 1 
lies and Sarah Porter (Williams) Anthony of 
rth Providence, in the 88th year of his ape. 

THE ANTHONY FAMILY 251 

2298. Charles L. Anthony, h. Jan. 7, 1873. 

2299. Emily B. Anthony, b. Mar. 2, 1875. 

2300. Walter Melville Anthony (2288), h. Paris, France. 
111. Nov. 15, 1883, Mary Spnrr, of Worcester, Mass., 
settled first in Worcester, removed to Evanston, 111. 
Comptroller of the Edison Light Co., Chicago, 111. 

Children — ■ 

2301. Gwendolen Spurr, b. Jmie 27, 1885. 

2302. Alice Davis Spurr, b. May 12, 1887. 

2303. Chas. Harold Spnrr, b. Dec. 22, 1888. 

2304. Erank William Anthony (2265), born North Provi- 
dence, R. I., Oct. 16, 1822. He graduated from Epis- 
copal Theological Seminary in New York. His health 
failing, he was obliged to give up his plans for the min- 
istry and become a merchant, residing chiefly in Jack- 
son, Mich. He had three wives. He married first, 
Sarah Jane Harris, Feb. 4, 1850. She was born July 
I, 1823, died in Jackson, Mich., Apr. 22. 1862. 

Children — 

2305. Mary Anthony (2310), b. Aug. 25, 1851. 

2306. Catherine Harris Anthony, b. Nov. 12, 1854, d. Aug. 

4, 1857- 

2307. William Harris Anthony, b. Oct. 2. 1856, d. Sept. 4, 

1857- 

2308. Frank Anthony, b. Nov. 14. 1859. (/. Dec. 17, 1876. 

2309. Jane Anthony, b. Apr. 22, 1862, d. Sept. 24, 1862. 

2310. Mary Anthony (2305), ;//. Sept. 15. 1875, William 
Harvey, b. in Oscola, 111., Nov. i6,'i840, son of Aaron 
Harvey and Elizabeth Hall of England. 

Children — 

231 1. Joseph Harris Harvey, b. June 24, 1876. 

2312. Frank Anthony Flarvey. b. Feb. 7, 1878, drowned in 
Tennessee river. 

2313. William Cockayne Harvey, b. Feb. 20, 1880. 

2314. Charles Camp Harvey, b. Apr. 22. 1887, d. Dec. 7. 
1895. 

2304. Frank \\'. Anthony (2265), married 2d wife, Nov. 
15, 1865, Marv Jane Backus, daughter of Ira C. 
Backus, M. D.,'and Julia Sargent. She died in Jack- 
son, Mich., Mar. 19, 1878. 



252 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Children — 

2315. Julia Backus Anthony, b. Sept. 25. 1866, d. Jan. 30, 
1870. 

2316. James Sargent Anthony, b. Aug. 20, 1868, d. Jan. 30, 
1870. 

2317. Helen Foote Anthony, b. Oct. 18, 1870. 

2318. Charles Lewis Anthony, b. Jan. 7. 1873. 

2319. Emily Backus Anthony, b. Apr. 2, 1875. 

2304. Frank W. Anthony (2265), 3d wife, Louise Barbara 
Walter, born in Wurtenburg, Germany, and came to 
America at the age of twelve years. She was the 
daughter of John vSarah and Catherine Walter. Mar- 
ried Oct. 7, 1878. 

CJiildrcn — 

2320. Louise W. Anthony, b. Apr. 5, 1880. 

2321. Frank W. Anthony, b. Apr. 7, 1881. 

2322. Lydia C. Anthony, b. Mar. 16, 1883. 

2323. Elizabeth Keyes Anthony, b. Oct. 15, 1884. 

2324. Pauline Anthony, b. Nov. 21, i! 

2325. Ruth Porter Anthony, b. Mar. 30, i! 

2326. John Richard Anthony, b. Mar. 11, 1891. 

2327. Frederick William Anthony, b. May 5, 1893. 

2328. Lydia Carter Anthony (2266), b. in North Provi- 
dence, R. I., May 13, 1824, d. in Worcester, Mass., 
June 4, 1888, married Dec. 5, 1843, Lemuel Bliss Nich- 
ols, M. D., of Newton, Mass. He was born in Brad- 
ford, N. H., Oct. 6, 1816, son of Dr. Ezra Nichols and 
Waity Grey. 

He graduated from Brown University, Providence, R. I., 
in 1842 ; lived in Providence several years ; removed to and set- 
tled in Worcester, Mass., and died there Sept. 28, 1883. He 
was one of Worcester's most prominent physicians. In 1866 
he founded the Worcester County Homeopathic Medical Soci- 
ety, and was its president a number of years. A fine linguist. 

Children — 

2329. Sarah Grev Nichols, b. Mar. 14, 1845, d. Oct. 26, 
1850. 

2330. Corinna Louisa Nichols, b. Nov. 7, 1846. 

2331. Annie Leslie Nichols, b. Sept. 24, 1848. 

2332. Chas. Lemuel Nichols (2337), b. May 29, 1851. 
2333- William Anthony Nichols, b. July i, 1853, d. Aug. 2^, 

1853- 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 253 

2334. Abby Carolina Nichols, h. Nov. 28, 1854, (/. Sept. i^. 

1855- 
2335- Lydia Anthony Nichols (2342), h. May 5, 1857. d. 
Apr. 6, 1903. 

2336. Mary Linwood Nichols (2347), h. Oct. 14, 1859. 

2337. Dr. Charles Lemuel Nichols (2332), graduated from 
Brown University, Providence, R. I., in 1872. Assist- 
ant instructor in Chemistry at Brown, 1872-3. Gradu- 
ated from Harvard Medical School in 1875 ^"^1 settled 
in Worcester, Mass. President of the Massachusetts 
Plomeopathic Medical School in 1885. Lecturer of 
Medicine at the Boston LTniversity School of Medicine 
since 1888. Member of the American Antiquarian 
Society. He was twice married. First married June 
14, 1877, Caroline Clinton Dewey of Worcester. She 
was born in Worcester Dec. 18, 1854, died Dec. 23, 
1878. She was the daughter of Judge Francis H. 
Dewey and (Mrs.) Sarah Bates Wheaton (maiden 
name Sarah Bates Tufts). 

Cliild — 

2338. Caroline Dewey Nichols, h. in Worcester Dec. 22. 
1878. 

2337- .Dr. Chas. Lemuel Nichols, married 2d wife, Nov. 26, 
1884, Mary Jeanette Brayton, of Fall River, Mass., 
daughter of Hon. John S. Brayton and Sarah Tinck- 
ham. 

Children — 

2339. Chas. Lemuel Nichols, b. Wt)rcester, Nov. 28, 1886. 

2340. Harriet Brayton Nichols, b. W^orcester, Sept. 8, 1891. 

2341. Brayton Nichols, b. Worcester Dec. 28, 1892. 

2342. Lydia Anthony Nichols (2335), b. May 5, 1857, 111. 
June 19, 1883, Reuben Tyler Palmer, Jr., of New Lon- 
don, Conn., born Dec. 3, 1857. He was a manufactur- 
er and settled in New London. 

Children — 

2343. Charles Tyler Palmer, b. July 17. 1884, d. Aug. 17. 
1902. 

2434. Marguerite L. Palmer, b. Feb. 9, if 

2345. Harold N. Palmer, b. Sept. 27, 1887 

2346. Reuben T. Palmer, b. Feb. 26, 1899. 



254 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(2351) Lewis W. Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



255 



2347. Mary Linwood Nichols (2336), h. Worcester, Mass.. 
Oct. 14, 1859, m. June 28,, 1898, George Tufts Dewey, 
lawyer of Worcester, Mass., son of Judge Francis H. 
Dewey and Mrs. Sarah Bates Wheaton. 



Children — 



2348. 



Mary 
1899. 



Linwood Dewey, b. Florence, Italy, Jan. 11. 



vey, Jr., b. Worcester, Apr. 21, 



Alorth 



^BIE EDDY ANTHOWY "A-A^f 

DEAD m WORCESTER, l-^^^ey, ^'- Worcester, July 7, 1903 

Providence Native, 
Daughter of Founder of Grey 
stone and Centredale. 

Miss Abbie EddvT^ 
a native of CVh t"!!!?^^' ^' Worcester. 



'ears past a ?° iSenf oT w """' '"^ ^°- ^ 
^i«d in the latter city SaT'f ''"' ^^^^^•' 
city Saturday in her. 



SOtli 
Death 



in 
year. 



"^as due to 



nthony (2267), b. North Provi- 
.'5, d. at Providence, Mar. 17, 1903. 
;ion at a school established by his 
in North Providence, for the benefit 
'. academy at Fruit Hill. His father 
rs old. At the age of sixteen he be- 
n the store of David Le Favour at 
later he obtained a better position as 

house, Green & Arnold, Providence, 



I Aphony had lived for many T**- ^'^ 

work^^of^AH ^fi r"°^ ^"tereiU'L'^th© - ^^^ remained a period of sixty years 

ter, Of Which 'she L?r^'' '"^ ^^^^ce*- ' ' ' 

-dale and GreystoriA JuP""'^^' of Cenl 
t cousin r.i' J.^^^no vlJlage? and a 

fe^ator^Henry 



, cousin „, , ,.„ 
^ Anthonv. al'^ ,„ , ... ^ 

W«rs, Miss Marv 1 ..fuJ^vlvea br ta--. 

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buying out Mr.. Arnold and becom- 
11 of Greene & Anthony, and subse- 
ny Co., the firm built up a large busi- 
ion for fair dealing and sound credit, 
shoe business, he was president of the 

Providence; director of Nicholson 



and'a bUe/^fc € «S^X pVestern File Co., of Beaver Fall, Pa. ; 
ii§:an. • ■^''an* w. Anthon,? ny Co., Boston ; director Central Real 



Estate Co., Providence ; a corporator of the Morning Star 
Publishing House, Boston; member of the Board of Fellows 
of Bates Colege, Lewiston, Me. ; president Board of Trustees 
of Storer College, Harper's Ferry, West Va., and vice-presi- 
dent of the Board of Trustees of the Evangelical Y. W. C. A., 
Providence; member of city government of Providence for 
several years. In 1841, in his sixteenth year he united with 
the church of Centerdale near his home, and in 1858, joined 
the Roger Williams Free Baptist Church of Providence. From 
1865 he was one of its deacons; for thirty-three years he 
taught the Sunday School class. He was keenly interested in 
all denominational work. For twenty-five years he was presi- 
dent Home Mission Society and was generous in his gifts as 
testified in Anthony Memorial at Storer College, Harper's 
Ferry, West Va., and Roger Williams Hall at Cobb Divinity . 
School, Lewiston, Me. He was three times married, br^. .^t-^. <^ 



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254 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




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(2351) Lewis W. Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 255 

2347. Mary Linwood Nichols (2336), h. Worcester, Mass.. 
Oct. 14, 1859, m. June 28, 1898, George Tufts Dewey, 
lawyer of Worcester, Mass., son of Judge Francis H. 
Dewey and Mrs. Sarah Bates Wheaton. 

Cliildren — 

2348. Mary Linwood Dewey, b. Florence, Italy, Jan. 11. 
1899. 

2349. George Tufts Dewey, Jr., b. Worcester, Apr. 21, 
1900. 

2350. Charles Nichols Dewey, b. Worcester, July 7, 1903. 

2351. Lewis Williams Anthony (2267), b. North Provi- 
dence, Sept. 19, 1825, d. at Providence, Mar. 17, 1903. 

He accjuired his education at a school established by his 
father on the home estate in North Providence, for the benefit 
of the children, and at the academy at Fruit Hill. His father 
died when he was ten years old. At the age of sixteen he be- 
gan business as a clerk in the store of David Le Favour at 
Pawtucket, R. L A year later he obtained a better position as 
clerk in the wholesale shoe house. Green & Arnold, Providence, 
R. L, and with this house he remained a period of sixty years 
until his death. In 185 1 buying out Mr., Arnold and becom- 
ing' a member of the firm of Greene & Anthony, and subse- 
Cjuently of -Greene, Anthony Co., the firm built up a large busi- 
ness and enviable reputation for fair dealing and sound credit. 
Beside his interest in the shoe business, he was president of the 
Trader's National Bank, Providence; director of Nicholson 
File Co. ; director Great Western File Co., of Beaver Fall, Pa. ; 
director Smith & Anthony Co., Boston; director Central Real 
Estate Co., Providence; a corporator of the Morning Star 
Publishing House, Boston; member of the Board of Fellows 
of Bates Colege, Lewiston, Me. ; president Board of Trustees 
of Storer College, Harper's Ferry, West Va., and vice-presi- 
dent of the Board of Trustees of the Evangelical Y. W. C. A., 
Providence; member of city government of Providence for 
several years. In 1841, in his sixteenth year he united with 
the church of Centerdale near his home, and in 1858, joined 
the Roger Williams Free Baptist Church of Providence. From 
1865 he was one of its deacons; for thirty-three years he 
taught the Sunday School class. He was keenly interested in 
all denominational work. For twenty-five years he was presi- 
dent Home Mission Society and was generous in his gifts as 
testified in Anthony Memorial at Storer College, Harper's 
Ferry, West Va., and Roger Williams Hall at Cobb Divinity , 
School, Lewiston, Me. He was three times married, br^.^-ufc. 1^ ,^,U*^ 



256 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

2351. Lewis Williams Anthony (2267), in. for his first wife, 
Sept. 15, 1847, Britannia Franklin Waterman of John- 
ston, R. I. She was born in Johnston, Jnly 17, 1825, 
died at Providence, Jan. 26, 1892. 

She was a woman of rare qualities of character, uniting in 
an unusual degree, sweetnes and strength, and to her memory 
Roger Williams Hall, the home of Cobb Divinity School, 
Lewiston, Me., was erected by her husband. Through her 
father's paternal ancestry, she was a lineal descendant of 
Roger Williams, and through his maternal ancestry of the 
blood of Benjamin Franklin. 

Children — 

2352. Edgar W. Anthony, h. June 20, 1848. 

2353 
2354 

2355 
2356 
2357 
2358 



2359 



Sarah B. Anthony, h. Mar. 18, 185 1, d. Feb. 5, 1865 
Kate J. Anthony, h. Sept. 24, 1852, family historian 
Mary C. Anthony, h. Aug. 22, 1854, d. Aug. 28, 1855 
Charles L. Anthony, b. Mar. 22, 1856, d. Feb. 9, 1859 
Abby L. Anthony, h. Feb. 21, 1858, d. Sept. 2, 1865 
Alfred W. Anthony, h. Jan. 13, i860, ///. Harriet 
Wayatt Angell, 2d, Gertrude B. Libbey. 

George W. Anthonv, h. Jan. 12, 1863, d. Jan. 18, 
1863. 



2360. Catherine P. Anthony (2269). ;//. Rev. James Noble 
Sykes, May 26, 1857. He was the husband of her eld- 
est sister, deceased. 

Children — 

2361. William P. Sykes, b. Aug. 22, 1858, d. Sept. 30, i860. 
2262. Edwin A. Sykes, b. Mar. 9, i860, d. Mar. 29, i860. 
2363. Henry L. Sykes, b. Apr. 22, 1861, in. Anna Amelia 

Schoch. 



2364. Jerusha Keyes Anthony (2271), ///. Cyrus F. Jack- 
son, Aug. 29, 1850. 

Children — 

2365. Frank A. Jackson, b. June i, 185 1, in. Adele S. Howe. 

2366. Mary L. C. Jackson, b. Sept. 9, 1852, ni. A. S. Arnold 
of Providence, Oct. 5, 1875. 

2367. Jessie C. Jackson, b. July 22, 1856, ///. Robert >.Ic- 
Christie. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 257 

2368. Betsy E. Anthony (2260), in. Thomas Lewis of Paw, 
Mar. 18, 1828. She died June 24, 1868. She was 
daughter of Richard and Abigail Eddy Anthony. 
Thomas Lewis h. A'lay 12, 1803, d. at Bridgewater, 
Mass., Mar. 7, 1876, son of Capt. Edward and Lefa- 
vour Lewis of Marblehead, Mass. 

Children — 

2369. Edward L. Lewis, h. Jan. 6, 1829, d. Dec. 21, 1894. 

2370. Richard A. Lewis (2379), h. Sept. 14, 1830, ?//.. Sarah 
P. Hail. 

2371. Cyrus A. Lewis (2399). h. Mar. 31, 1832, ///. Sarah 
W. B. Wiley. 

2372. Mary C. Lewis (2400), h. Oct. 21, 1833. ;//. Rev. 
James Dingwell. 

2373. Lydia L. Lewis, h. June 23, 1835. 

2374. Sarah A. Lewis, h. Mar. 20, 1837. 

2375. Eliza T. Lewis, h. Mar., 1839, d. July 28, 1840. 

2376. Thomas F. Lewis, h. Aug. 11, 1841, d. July 25, 1842. 

2377. James H. Lewis ( 2401 ), h. July 23, 1844, ///. Mary C. 
Randall. 

2378. John S. Lewis {2408), h. May 18, 1848, ///. Evelyn 
Scott. 

'2379. Richard Anthony Lewis (2370), son of Thomas and 
Betsy Eddy Anthony Lew^s. Was born in the town 
of Sutton, Worcester County. Mass. Married in Prov- 
idence. R. L, Mar. 7. 1855. to Sarah Patterson Hail, 
daughter of George and Mary Ann Gibbs Hail. Sarah 
was born in Providence, Sept. 18, 1833. died in Phil- 
adelphia, May 10, 1889. 

Children — 

2380. Elizabeth E. Lewis (2387), h. Sept. 4, 1856, ;//. Carl- 
ton M. Moody. 

2381. George H. Lewis, h. May 22, 1859. (/. Mar. 2. 1880. 
unmarried. 

2382. Arthur P. Lewis (2391), h. Nov. 4, 1861, /;/. June 2y, 
1889. 

2383. Frederick A. Lewis, h. Jan. 18, 1864. 

2384. Flenrv A. Lewis (2395), h. Feb. 16, 1865, ///. Susan 

Tilly.' 

2385. Frank N. Lewis (2409), h. May 6, 1868, ///. Eliza 
Raymond. 

2386. W^ilter G. Lewis (2410), h. Oct. 8, 1873, ///. ^Lary E. 
East wick. 



—18- 



258 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

2387. Elizabeth E. Lewis (2380), b. Sept. 4, 1856, in. Mar. 
6, 1879, Carlton Montague Moody, b. May 23, 1856, 
son of William Ferry and Elizabeth Kline Moody. 

Children — ■ 

2388. Lewis F. Moody, Z?.' Jan. 5, 1880. 

2389. Elizabeth H. Moody, b. Oct. 7, 1883. 

2390. William M. Moody, b. Mar. 25. 1891. 

2391. Arthur P. Lewis (2382), b. Nov. 4, 1861, in. June 27, 
1889, Clara Fleck, daughter of William A. and Adel 
Fleck. 

Children — 

2392. Mabel P. Lewis, b. June 15, 1890. 

2393. Sarah A. Lewis, b. June 8. 1891, d. Aug. 26, 1898. 

2394. George H. Lewis, b. June 8, 1896. 

2395. Henry A. Lewis (2384), b. Feb. 16, 1865, ///. Mar. 
25, 1890. Susan Tillv, daug'hter of James B. Harris 
Tilly. 

Children — 

2396. Elizabeth H. Lewis, b. Jan. 5, 1891. 

2397. Susanna R. Lewis, b. June 5, 1899. 

2398. Henrietta A. Lewis. /?. Oct. 24, 1902. 

2399. Cyrus Anthony Lewis (2371), b. ]\Iar. i, 1832, d. in 
Bridgewater, Mass., Nov. 4, 1894, ni. June 12, 1865, 
Sarah ^^'ood Brooks Wiley. 

2400. Mary Carpenter Lewis (2372), b. Oct. 21, 1833, ;//. 
Jan. 12, 1865, Rev. James Dingwell. 

2401. James Henry Lewis (2377), b. July 23. 1844, ;;;. 
June 12, 1879, Mary Caroline Randall and had six 
children. 

Children — 

2402. George R. Lewis, b. Mar. 22, 1881. 

2403. Kenneth B. Lewis, b. Dec. 28, 1882. 

2404. Carl A. Lewis, b. Aug. 26, 1884. 

2405. Marion E. Lewis, b. Oct. 7, 1886. 

2406. James H. Lewis, Jr., b. July 3, 1890. 

2407. Carolyn H. Lewis, b. June 8, 1892. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



259 



2408. John S. Lewis (2378) h. May 18. 1848, (/. Aug. i, 
1889, 111. Feb. 16, 1878, Evelyn Scott, daughter' of 
Walter and Mary Scott of Philadelphia, Pa. 

2409. Frank N. Lewis (2385), h. May 26, 1868, m. Dec. 18, 
1895, Eliza Raymond, daughter of George F. Adams 
of Indianapolis, Ind. 

2410. Walter Gibbs Lewis (2386), h. Oct. 8, 1873, m. Mary 
Emma Eastwick, daughter of William Eastwick. 

Children — 

2411. ■ Dorothea E. Lewis, h. May 27, 1901. 

2412. Richard A. Lewis, h. Jan. 8, 1904. 

2413. Richard Bowen Anthony (2261), son of Richard and 
Abigail Eddy Anthony, married twice, ist, May 9, 
1832, Margaret Smith Whitwell. born July 28, 1807, 
daughter of John T. Whitwell and Percy Williams 
Whitwell. They had seven children. Margaret died 
Apr. 15, 1848. Married 2d, at Canandagua, N. Y., 
May 14, 1849. Esther T. Rednor. They had three 
children. Richard lived in New York the last 25 or 
30 years. Died in Avoca, N. Y., Feb. 20, 1865. 

Children by First Wife — 

2414. Henry W. Anthony, /;. Feb. 23, 1834, d. Jan. 30, 1838. 
Buried in North Providence, R. L 

2415. Maria P. Anthony (2424), h. Feb. 8, 1836, 111. Ches- 
ter Keyes Williams. 

2416. Lifant Son, h. Feb. 20, 1838, d. Feb. 22, 1838, buried 
in North Providence, R. L 

2417. Louise W. Anthony, h. May 3, 1839, d. Jan. 28, 1845. 

2418. Lifant Daughter, h. July 11, 1841, d. Aug. 30. 1841. 

2419. John B. Anthony (2429), h. July 9, 1842, m. Hannah 
Maria Collins. 

2420. Adella L. Anthony (2434), h. May 19, 1845, m. 
George Hatch. 

Children by Second Wife — 

2421. Charles Edward Anthony, b. Dec. 27, 1852. 

2422. Mary Chase Anthony (2438), b. Aug. 15, 1854, in. 
John Mawdsley. ■ 

2423. James Dwight Anthony, b. Feb. 3, "1858. 



26o THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

2424. Maria Percy Anthony (2415), daughter of Richard 
Bowen Anthony and Margaret S. Whitwell, married 
Jan. 12, 1865, Chester Keyes Williams of Polo, 111., son 
of Ebenezer Williams and Eliza Whitwell Williams. 
Ebenezer was son of Rev. Nehemiah Williams and 
Percy Keyes Williams. (So Maria's grandmother 
Percy Williams and Chester's father, Ebenezer Will- 
iams, were brother and sister, children of Rev. Nehe- 
miah Williams and Percy Keyes Williams.) 

Children — 

2425. Lula B. Williams, h. Dec. 21, 1865, d. Dec. i, 1869. 

2426. Kate Williams, h. Nov. 23, 1867. 

2427. Lucy Williams, h. Oct. 26, 1869. 

2428. Annie Williams, h. Oct. 26, 1869. 

2429. John Barnard Anthony (2419), son of Richard Bowen 
Anthony and Margaret Whitwell, in. Hannah Maria 
Collins of Adrian, Mich. 

Children — 

2430. El Lena Anthony, h. Dec. 30, 1871, (/. Apr. 11, 1874. 

2431. Lenora Anthony, h. Dec. 30, 1871. 

2432. John Clarkson Anthony, h. Dec. 4, 1873. 

2433. Mable Anthony, h. Sept. 6, 1875. 

2434. Adella Louise Anthony (2420), daughter of Richard 
Bowen Anthony and Margaret Whitwell, married Jan. 
5, 1865, George Hatch of Naples, N. Y. 

Children — 

2435. Maggie Alice Hatch, h. June 5. 1866. 

2436. Dana Anthony Hatch, &. Aug. 5, 1868. 

2437. Lela May Hatch, h. Dec. 27, 1870. 

2438. Mary Chase Anthony (2422), daughter of Richard 
Bowen Anthony and Esther Rednor, ;//. 1872, John 
Mawdsley, of Adrian, Mich. 

Children — 

2439. Esther Elizabeth Mawdsley, h. Oct. 7, 1872. 

2440. Margaret Mawdsley, h. Nov. 23, 1873. 

2441. Ruth Anthony (2130), daughter of Daniel and Mary 
Bowen Anthony, in. Nathan Spencer of Greenwich, R. 
I., May 3, 1792, and moved to Rensalearville, N. Y., 
Jan. 18, 1844. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 261 

Children — 

2442. Job S. Spencer (2446), h. Jan. 13, 1793, d. Feb. 24, 
1849. 

2443. James Spencer (2447), h. May 4, 1795, d. May 3, 
1861. 

2444. Daniel Spencer, h. Aug". 4, 1797, d. July 23, 1861. 

2445. Mary Spencer, h. Nov. 6, 1806, m. Arnold Wood. 

2446. Job Scott Spencer (2442), ;;/.. Mar)^, daughter of Re- 
lief Thurber and had one son, William. He removed 
to North Carolina and married again and had a num- 
ber of children of whom no record is given. Joseph 
Anthony and George Washington Anthony, his two 
other children. 



2447. James Spencer (2443), m. Mary Prudy, July 2, 181 7, 
d. May 3, 1861. 

Children — 



2448 
2449 
2450 

2451 
2452 

2453 
2454 
2455 



Joseph P. Spencer, h. Mar. 3, 1818, ni. Jane Kingston, 
June 28, 1848. 

Ruth A. Spencer, h. June 25, 181 9, in. Henrv Bar- 
more, June 22, 1842. 

Abraham Spencer, h. Oct. 9, 1820. vi. Abigail King- 
ston, Feb. 29, 1852. 

Margret M. Spencer, h. Apr. 6, 1822, in. Jas. W. 
Pugsly, soon died. 

Daniel Spencer, b. Jan. 14, 1828, m. Phebe Doolittle, 
July 3, 1858. 

Martha Spencer, h. Jan. 14, 1828, ui. James W. Pugs- 

ly- 

James Spencer, h. Jan. 6, 1830, in. Lydia Olney, Jan. 
7. 1859. 
Daniel A. Spencer, h. May 22, 1835, d. Aug. 20. 



2456. Daniel Anthony (2131), son of Daniel and Mary 
Bowen Anthony, m. Anna Spencer of Greenwich, R. 
I., Apr., 1793. She died in i860, aged 88 years. Dan- 
iel died May 14, 1859. 

Cliildrcn — 

2457. Celia Anthony, h. Aug. 8, 1794. (/. Mar., 1859, un- 
married. 

2458. Daniel S. Anthony, h. June 24, 1796. 

2459. Joseph Anthony, h. May, 1808. 



262 THE ANTHONY FAJVHLY 

2460. Albert M. Anthony (2462), b. June 9, 18 10, m. Ada- 
line A. Card. 

2461. Eliza A. Anthony (2468), b. Apr. 24, 1817. /;/. Eli 
Nelson. 

2462. Albert M, Anthony (2460), m. Adaline A. Card, Oct. 
1830. She died May 18, 183 1. Second wife, Amy A. 
Arnold. 

Children — 

2463. Edward M. Anthony (2466), b. Sept. 3, 1835, ;//. 
Abby G. Bailey. 

2464. Adeline A. Anthony, b. Jan. 6, 1838, ni. Stephen 
Gardner. 

2465. Lyman H. Anthony, b. Aug. 9, 1843, d. Oct. 8, 1843. 

2466. Edward M. Anthony (2463), m. Abby G. Bailey of 
Hingham, Apr. 6, 1861. 

Child — 

2467. Albert H. Anthony, b. Nov. 28, 1863. 

2468. Eliza A. Anthony (2461), m. Eli Nelson in 1855. 
Child — 

2469. Anna C. Nelson, b. Oct. 6, 1856. 

2470. Alice Anthony (2132), daughter of Daniel and Mary 
Bowen Anthony, in. Asa Sisson of R. I., in 1794, d.(^^e^) 
Sept. 26, 1796. 

Child — 

2471. Alice A. Sisson, b. 

2472. William Anthony (2133), so" oi Daniel and Mary 
Bowen Anthony, was born in Providence, R. I., m. 
Mary Kinnecut Greene in 1803. Born Oct. 31, 1785, 
daughter of James and Rebecca Green of Warwick, R. 
I., a descendant of John Greene, an associate of Roger 
Williams. 

William Anthony settled in Coventry, R. I. He was a 
Quaker and prominent manufacturer in Anthony, Coventry, 
R. I., died May 17, 1845. She died Mar. 25, 1851. 

Children — j 

2473. William Wilson Anthony, b. June 8, 1804. 

2474. James Greene Anthony (2480), b. May 26, 1807, ;;/. 
Marv Brown Jackson. 




(24!S3) Senator Henkv Bowen Aniiidnv 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 263 

2475. Rebecca Anthony, h. Sept. 3, 1810, d. Sept. 23, 1812. 

2476. Henry Bowen Anthony (2483), h. Apr. i, 181 5, m. 
Sarah Aborn Rhodes. 

2477. Rebecca Ann Anthony, h. June 17, 181 8, d. Oct. 26, 
1824. 

2478. Eliza Harris Anthony (2484), h. Apr. i, 1821, ///. 
Francis Edwin Hoppin. 

2479. George Augustus Anthony, h. Dec. 23, 1824, d. Dec. 
9, 1825. 

2480. James Greene Anthony (2474), son of William and 
Mary Greene Anthony, m. Mary Brown Jackson of 
Providence, R. I., Jan. 28, 1830, daughter of Capt. 
Samuel Jackson, d. Sept. 17, 1861. 

Children — 

2481. George William Anthony, h. Jan. 6, 1831, d. Jan. 6, 

1833- 

2482. Sarah Jackson Anthony, h. Oct. 25, 1840, ///. Thomas 
H. Hapwood. 

2483. Henry Bowen Anthony (2476), h. Apr. i, 1815, in 
Coventry, R. I., d. in Providence, R. I., Sept. 2, 1884, 
in. Sarah A. Rhodes. 

He was senior senator of the United States and of Rhode 
Island, an able, tried, and trusted public servant, 69 years of 
age, twice governor and five times senator. His official career 
extended over twenty-five years, during- all this period not 
even a suspicion assailed his good name. As a journalist, also, 
his position was an influential one, his editorial connection with 
the Providence Journal beginning in 1838, and continuing 
down to the day of his death. 

Henry Bowen Anthony was born of Quaker parents at Cov- 
entry, R. I. His father was a manufacturer in moderate cir- 
cumstances, who was able to give his son a classical education. 
He graduated at Brown University in 1833, and intended to 
make law^ his profession. His legal studies were interrupted 
by ill health and he entered a mercantile house as clerk. Af- 
terwards he was sent by a manufacturing firm tO' Savannah,. 
Ga., to buy cotton. He spent some months in Georgia and 
while there wrote several letters which were published in the 
Providence Journal and attracted considerable attention. When 
he returned from the South the editor of the Journal had died 
and he was asked to take editorial charge of the paper tem- 
porarily and did so. His editorial work proved so satisfactory 
to its patrons and so agreeable to himself that he determined 
to make journalism his profession. Although after his election 



264 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

to the senate the active editorial management devolved mainly 
upon his assistants, he always controlled the policy of the jour- 
nal. The firm and outspoken attitude of the journal at the 
exciting- period of Dorr's Rebellion gave the young editor a 
place among the Whig leaders, and in 1849 he became the 
Whig candidate for governor. He was elected by a majority 
of 1,556 votes over all. In the succeeding year he was re- 
elected, the opposing receiving less than 1,000 votes. In 1831, 
he declined a third term. His wife having died and being 
without children, he visited Europe and spent some time in 
traveling. In 1858, he was elected to the United States Sen- 
ate as a union Republican to succeed Philip Allen, Democrat. 
Senator Anthony was successively re-elected in 1864, '70, '76, 
and 1882. While Senator Anthony's senatorial career was a 
long and useful one, it was comparatively uneventful. He 
made few long- speeches and in recent years he seldom ad- 
dressed the Senate at all. In May, i860, he defended Rhode 
Island and took Jefferson Davis to task in a speech on religious 
freedom. In 1861 he made a strong speech in favor of the 
proposition to make permanent the temporary transfer of the 
Naval Academy from Annapolis to Newport. Senator An- 
thony's contributions to funeral literature of the Globe and the 
Record were probably more numerous than any other man in 
either branch of Congress, save Thomas H. Benton. Among 
the eulogies delivered by him, were those called forth by the 
deaths of Stephen A. Douglas, Senators Thomson (of New 
Jersey), Colloiier, Fessenden, Sumner, Wilson, Buckingham, 
Morton and Chandler. The last eulogy delivered by Senator 
Anthony was upon his late colleague, General Burnside, who 
v;as one of his dearest and most intimate friends, and in later 
years an almost inseparable companion, during the session of 
Congress. When the Republicans obtained control of the Sen- 
ate and re-organized its committees. Senator Anthony was 
placed at the head of the joint committee on printing, a place 
which he filled uninterruptedly, with the exception of two 
years, from July, 1861, down to the 3d of Mar., 1883. Sen- 
ator Anthony was elected president pro tern of the Senate in 
Mar., 1863, and was re-elected in Mar., 1881, serving four 
years in that capacity, making a competent and popular pre- 
siding officer. The fact that at the close of the Forty-seventh 
Congress, he was not technically a senator, his term of service 
having expired alone prevented his being again elected presid- 
ing officer, which position is now occupied by Senator Ed- 
munds of Vermont. It was expected that he (Anthony), 
would have been selected for the office of president pro tern, 
and so have stood in the relation of a possible president of the 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 265 ' 

United States. This was the expressed wish of Senator Ed- 
munds, but Senator Anthony had not taken the oath of office 
for his sixth successive term as senator. This objection was 
removed last winter, however, and on Jan. 13th, last, Mr. An- 
thony was again elected president pro tern, but he declined the 
office ori account of ill health. The course of Senator Anthony 
in the Senate was such as to win him friends on both sides of 
that body. He was a good parliamentarian, a fluent, sensible 
speaker, but not a ready debater, and his society was much 
sought after in Washington. Personally, Senator Anthony 
had a dignified bearing and commanding presence, with regular 
features, florid complexion and a profusion of iron grey hair. 
The death of Senator Anthony places it in the power of the 
Governor of Rhode Island to appoint a senator to fill the 
vacancy, unless he sees fit to call a special session of the Legis- 
lature to elect a successor to the dead statesman. 

b. f\fii\ /• l-tt-l 

2484. Eliza Harris Anthony (2478), daughter of William 

and Mary Green Anthoiiv, m. Francis Edwin Hoppin I0,/', i<»'/&'/^. 
\ of Providence. He dieS 1868, married 184^. 4l<^^ ^7^^^^^**-"^ MUyfJU*. 

C hildrcn — ^ 

2485. William Anthony Hoppin (2493), h. June 22, 1844, 
m. Virginia Wheaton. 

Thomas Cole Hoppin, h. Oct. 4, 1845, <^^- May 25, 
1852. 

,Mary Anthony Hoppin (2496), h. July 27, 1847, ^''• 
Richard S. Howland of New Bedford. 
Katherine Hoppin, h. July 14, 1849. 
Francis Edwin Hopping?. (Joffc 10, 185^, d. ^-gif. %K I'^'^f- 

Frederick Huntington Hoppin, h. Oct. 10, 1856, d. 
Aug. 29, 1864. 
Eliza Anthony Hoppin, h. Jan. 20, 1859. 



2486 

2487 

2488 
2489 

2491 



2492 

2493. AVilliam A. FToppin (2485), m. Virginia, daughter of 
Samuel and Catherine Wheaton, July 23, 1868. 

Children — 

2494. Francis E. Hoppin, b. Feb. 28, 1869. ap Qr-e. «. «////« • S-C- 

2495. Edward W. Hoppin, b. Oct. 14, 1870. 

2496. Mary Hoppin (2487), 111. Richard Smith Howland of 
North Bedford, Dec. 23, 18^9. 

Children — 

2497. Frederick H. Howland, b. Jan. 10, 1871. 



266 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



2498. Thomas Anthony (2134), son of Daniel and Mary 
Bowen Anthony, born Aug. 27, 1776, died Apr. 4, 
1854. Married Anna Knowles of Cranston, R. L, in 
1803, and married second. Louis Chase of Somerset, 
June 6, 1823. Anna K. Knowles, b. June 12, 1886, d. 
1819. Louis Chase, b. Mar. 11, 1788, d. 1843. 

His parents were members of the religious society of Friends 
and brought up their children in the fear of the Lord. Their 
son, Thomas, early in life gave evidences of the influences of 
Divine Grace upon his heart. 




(2498) Thomas Anthony 



In his twenty-seventh year he was married to Anna Knowles, 
who was also a member of the society of Friends. They re- 
moved to North Kingston where he attended faithfully to the 
services of the church and in 181 7 felt called to the ministry. 

A careful follower of the Lord Jesus Christ and of sound 
judgment, he was gifted and qualified to assist efficiently in 
the management of the business of the society. 

Being of an amiable disposition he was loved and respected 
by all who knew him, and was often soug'ht after to sympathize 
with the bereaved and conduct. the funeral services of friends 
both in his society and those not connected with it. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 267 

^ He became one of the most noted preachers of the society in 
New England. 

He was twice married and eight children were born to them. 
In the spring of 1853, having been left a widower the second 
time, he removed with his family, to East Greenwich, where he 
presided over the meeting until the end came May 4. 1854. 

Children — 

2499. Lydia Anthony, h. Jan. 17, 1804, m. Joseph Macom- 
ber, d. Mar. i, 1895. 

2500. Sarah K. Anthony (2507), h. Sept. 27, 1805, m. 
James Reynolds, d. Apr. 9, 1888. 

2501. James B. Anthony (2529), h. May 7, 1808, ;;;. Ann 
Mercy Johnson, Feb. 27, d. Feb. 22, 1884. 

2502. Mary A. Anthony, h. Apr. 23, 1810. 

2503. Thos. Ellwood Anthony (255^), h. Oct. 26, 181 3, m. 
Nancy Holden Greene. 

2504. Joseph Anthony, h. Mar. 18, 1818, d. Feb. 28, 1897. 
dJiU^'f^^os. Elizabeth C. Anthony, h. Oct. 21, 1824. jl. Uc. ^:3. /j-^/. 
Z»A-iAA/^^ " 2506. Rebecca Anthony, b. Tan. 5, 1827, d. Sept. 20, 1902. 

2507. Sarah K. Anthony (2500), ///. James Reynolds, son 
of William and Elizabeth. James was born Nov. 2/. 
1804, died Mar. 13, 1876. 

Children — 

2508. Thomas A. Reynolds, b. Feb. 2, 1828, (/. Nov. 9, 1829. 

2509. Anna E. Reynolds (2514), b. Mar. 24, 1832.^. ^t*/^ v u . ' <^ ( (» 

2510. Thomas A. Reynolds (2d), b. Apr. 22, 1837, d. Dec. 
28, 1841. 

251 1. Mary B. Reynolds (2520), /;. Oct. 10, 1839. ni. Ben- 
jamin H. Straight. 

2512. James P. Reynolds (2524), b. Sept. 25, 1842, ;//. 
julietta L. Wilcox. 

2513. William K. Reynolds, b. July 9, 1844. 

2514. Anna Elizabeth Reynolds (2509), ///. Thomas R. Par- 
ker, Jan. 3, 1850. He was born in Notingham, Eng- 
land, Jan. 15, 1828. ^. ^^uue^ i.^. '<it(^ ' " :' . 

Children — 

2515. Arthur T. Parker, b. Dec. 18, 1852. 

2516. Hannah E. Parker, b. June 19, 1854. d. Aug. 20, 1854. 

2517. John H. Parker, b. July 2, 1855, d. Aug. 2. 1855. 

2518. Grace A. Parker, ^7. Mar. 2, 1857, (/. Aug. 8, 1857. 

2519. Emily R. Parker, b. Jan. 15, 1859. ] 



268 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

2520. ^lary B. Reynolds (2511), ///. Benjamin H. Straight, 
Apr. '24, 1864. h. Nov. 17, 1839. 

Children — 

2521. Henry B. Straight, b. Dec. 2'/, 1865, d. Jan. y, 1866. 

2522. Wihiam H. Straight, b. June lo, 1867. 

2523. Mary H. Straight, b. July 30, 1872. 

2524. James P. Reynolds (2512), m. Juliette Lavina Wil- 
cox, Dec. 6, 1866, daughter of Horace A. Wilcox, b. 
July 24, 1843. 

CJiildrcn — 

2525. James W. Reynolds, b. Oct. 18, 1857. 

2526. 'Sarah K. Reynolds, b. Oct. 18, 1869. ^cL - 

2527. Anna E. Reynolds, b. Oct. 24, 1872. 

2528. Candice W. Reynolds, b. Feb. 2, 1875. 

2529. James B. Anthony (2501), m. ist, Aiinft M. Johnson, 
2d,' Louisa Sweet, tft.i^^a-i' / 7' /'?o7^ 

Children by First Wife — 

2530. Thomas L. Anthony, b. Jan. 31, 1833, in. Catherine 
Merrell of Coventry, R. I., d. Dec. 16, 1888. 

2531. Henry J. Anthony (2536), b. Sept. 7, 1834, ni. Sarah 
Reid. * -^/^. 'f*6 

2532. Susan M. Anthony (2540), b. Apr. i, 1842, //;. Hor- 
ace F. Horton. " :P y«^ i^ti^ 

Children by Second Wife — 

2533. Anna L. Anthony, b. July 6, 1846, d. May 27, 1863. 

2534. Helen A. TrS- Anthony (2547), b. Feb. 16, 1848, ni. 
Henry J3. White, Taunton, Alass. i- , <^ ^ ' t ^ Y 

2535. Mary E. Anthony; &. Mar. 4, 1851. J^-%cfUr^. fjil^ 

2536. Henry J. Anthony (2531), ni. Sarah Reid, of Provi-3.v*-^//- ^f^ 
dence, R. I." ^xi^ CbfiA.i^- /f^6. 

Children — 

2537. Charles C. Anthony, b. July 13, 1870, d. Dec. 20, 

2538. Alice R. Anthony, b. Jan. 17, 1872. ^1^^^ A 0<k, X^'. t ^ 'ij'J 

2539. Howard L. Anthony, b. July 21, 1873, family histor- 
ian, Phenix National Bank, Providence, R. I. 1.14/, ■ ^ . '-«- 1? , . 3-, 

2c,40. Susan M. Anthonv (2^S2), in. Horace F. Horton. Jt*^ f^- ''^^ "^ ■ 
Lhddren — *^ „ 

2541. Henrv F. Horton, b. Mar. 17, 1865, c/. Dec. 21, 18^9. 

2542. Ann^M. Horton, b. Dec. i, 1866, in. A. J. Uewellsn, 
f/. Aug. 24, 1 90 1. ^ 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



269 



2543. Clarence M. Horton, ??. jUo^.^^^ / :^. / f (^ f 

2544. Frederick E. Horton, h. Jan. 4, 1873, in. Carrie E. 
Sampson. SU-^ /o /fa y M^ oL. ^iXu. >«, . / <f>^ ^ 

2545. Marion L. HoVton. hi^x.''2C)f'{^^^m'.VaL. M. 
Miller. ?l^.^ s , / cj ■- o \ 

2546. Laura E. Horton, b. Dec. 8, 1879!' X> -O^- \^A*\h-%,. 




(2552) Thos. Ellwood Anthony 



f. Henry D. \\'\\\tt,T)^^/5./f. 



2547. Helen A. W^ Anthony (2534 
of Taunton, Mass. 

Children — 

2548. Bertha White, b. — , (/. — . 
Henry C. White, b.—, d.—. 
Florence Mav \A'hite, b. Jan. 6, 1881. 
Helen M;ldrecJL White, b. July 6. 1885. 

Thomas E. Anthony (2503), in. Nancv Holden 
Greene of Old Warw'ick, R. I., Oct. 13, 1838. She 
.-^ was born /\pr. 12, 181 5. daughter of Thomas and Ann 
G. Greene. 

Thomas Ellwood Anthony, son of Thomas and Anna 
(Knowles) Anthony, was born Oct. 20, 1813, in North King- 
ston. His parents were Quakers and he was brought up in 
the same faith. 



2549- 
2550. 

2551- 

-SS-- 



2JO THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

In October, 1838, he was married to Nancy Holden Greene 
of Warwick, a descendant of Randal] Holden, the first presi- , 
dent of the settlement of Warwick, and also a lineal descend- 
ant of Gen. Nathaniel Greene of the revolution. 

They lived in Warwick and eleven children were born to 
them. He was a man of good judgment and took great inter- 
est in public affairs. Loved and respected by his towns peo- 
ple, he held many offices of trust. Among them : For twenty 
years he served as chairman of the school committee ; for many 
vears as assessor of taxes, and for two terms a representative 
to the State Legislature. 

In 1867 he removed to Providence and engaged in the boot 
and shoe business until shortly before his death on the 15th of 
December, 1884. 

Children — 

2553. Thomas Anthony (2564), h. July 21. 1839, ///. }^Iary 
E. Knowles. 

2554. Emily Anthony {2^y^), h. Nov. 5. 1840, ///. \\\ B. 
Towner in 1865. 

2555. Anna Anthony (2577), h. j\Liy 7. 1842, in. John C. 
Hyllester in 1863. 

2556. Sarah Holden Anthony (2589), h. Dec. 31, 1843. ni. 
Geo. \N . Lindsay. 

2557. Francis Anthony (2607). /'. June 16. 1845, ni. Alex- 
ander A. Reed. 

2558. James Anthony (2r)2o). h. Apr. 2^, 1847, ni. Susan 
Reed, 2d, Hannah Parker. 

2559. Mary Anthony, b. Dec. 19, 1848, ///. John A. Francis. 

2560. Elizabeth Anthony, h. 185 1, d. 1852. 

2561. Harriett Anthony (2626), h. 1852, //;. George W. 
Ford. 

2562. Elizabeth Anthony, h. 1855. 

2563. John Anthony (2631). h. June 20. 1856, ni. Althea 
Harrington. 

2564. Thomas Anthony (2553), vi. Mary Emily Knowles 
of Providence, R. L. Dec. 26, i860, daughter of Ben- 
jamin and Alice Knowles. 

Children — 

2^65. Thomas Irving Anthonv, h. Apr. 19. 1863, d. Julv 8, 
1864. ' ' ' 

2566. Alice Eliza Anthony, h. Sept. 8, 1864. 

2567. Emily Frances Anthony (2573), h. Jan. 3, 1867. m. 
Dr. Robbins. "^^ ATjV i^ A <^h1 - ^^^yi-^d^*"^^*^ .C^ • 




Y FAMILY 



271 



rtsmnuth Schools to Close During 
f'uneral Tomorrow 

uneral services for Henry F. An- 
)ny, long-time Portsmouth school 
ird chairman and former council- 
n, will be held tomorrow after- 
3n at 2 o'clock from the Hambly 
neral Home on Mann Avenue, 
wport. The Rev. John P. Beau- 
imp, rector of St. Paul's Epis- 
jal Church. Portsmouth, will of- 
ate. Burial will be in PoiHsmouth 
naetery. 

dasonic organizations will con- 
it a ritual at the funeral home to- 
ht at 7 o'clock. 

n respect to the memory of a man 
g concei-ned in the town's educa- 
lal needs, Portsmouth schools will 
56 at noon tomorrow, to permit 
chers and pupils to attend the 
vices. 

iL_ - 



mklin Anthony, h. Dec. 19, 1868, ///. Cor- 

,e. 1^ ^ CDoC 'J • ( - 

ithony, h. Oct. 19, 1870, d. Nov. 7, 1870. 

hony, h. 1874. 

hony, h. 1874. 

uithony (2553), 2d wife Lena F. Potter 
f Daniel and Janette Potter, Sept., 1894. 



\N. 



Anthony, h. Apr. 6, 1897. 

Anthony (2567), m. Dr. jKobfeins of South 

", Conn. /tx.AAlk.-*-*-*'*-*- - <^i'i-«t,8ivs6«-«««.^,€*^' ^i'S/ 



-AS76. 



Girl. ^;^!Crf^^ifi^^^;^^^U^^-< 



2^77. Anna Anthonv (2555), in. John C. Hyllested, Apr. 2, 
1863. He died 'Sept^ 4V 1882. i^ ^-^^^^ ¥£^/^.ifo'^ 

Children- — ■ 

2578. Helen C. Hyllested (2582), b. Jan. 9, 1863, ///. Dr. 
W. N. Deming-. 

2579. Chas. W. Hyflested (2583), b. Oct. 12, 1865, m. Cora 
Jefferson. 

2580. 'Mary E. Hyllested (2585), b. June to, 1873, ;/;. Her- 
man E. Hawkes. 

2581. Irving C. Hyllested. b. Dec. 20, 1881. 

2582. Helen C. Hyllested (2578), in. Dr. W. N. Deming. 
Aug. 4, 1882, m. 2d, Seth M. Albro, Sept. 19, 1900. 

2583. Charles W. Hyllested (2579), ///. Cora JefTerson, Dec. 
23, 1886. 

Child— 

2584. Arthur Hyllested. b. May 26, 1889. 

2585. Mary E. Hyllested (2580), ///. Herman E. Hawkes. 
June 30. 1892. He died May 24, 1900. 

Children — 

2586. Allen E. Hawkes, b. July 13, 1893. 

2587. Elwood A. Hawkes, b. Sept. 18, 1895. 

2588. Mildred E. Hawkes, b. Nov. 8, 1898, (/. May 3. 1899. 



-.70 THE ANTHC^^"'^'"^'^^ assist m DacKin 

~' m the Winter campaign 

tnent money. 
In October, 1838, he was married to Nancy ■ Band members, they ,^ 
of Warwick, a descendant of Randall Holden.averages uvo years of age, 
dent of the settlement of Warwick, and also cC^rv^'^ ^In" ^^ children, ti. .^ 

r/- >T.i -ir- r.ui li- '^-ives as an excellent construe 

ant of Gen. Nathaniel Greene of the revolutionjctivity as well as giving them 
They lived in Warwick and eleven childre'pportunity to travel and see i 
them. -He was a man of good judgment and ?r„1fS,f.tv „.i„t,i„ .. 
est m public affairs. Loved and respected byn the high scores it has accumitia 
pie, he held many ofihces of trust. Among- th^" numerous contests, the band r 

1 11- r .Li 11 resents the Town of Warren 

years he served as chairman of the school comr one member of the cor^mitee s. 

years as assessor of taxes, and for two terms 'The present old instruments an 

to the State Legislature. l^^^'l^ handicap, why, some 

In 1867 he removed to Providence and eng.^.Toj^;^; .^em togtth'l'- ?n'co 

and shoe business until shortly before his deatpetitions this year, they have repd 

December, 1884. ' edly sounded "tinny." 1 

^ Hoar said yesterday: "In order 

rhiJHrpii "^^-^ "P ""^ ^^^ present bracket we' 

in- we have got to have new instr 
2^KT,. Thomas Anthony (2^64), /;. fulv jf"^"^^- We've taken some penalti 

^^^ T- T- 1 J ^ - -t" J . , corn— H+'-^"= ihU vpar^for fl 

E. Knowles. ~'^^- 

2554. Emily Anthony (2573), b. Nov. 5, 1840, ///. W. B. 
Towner in 1865. I 

2555. Anna Anthony (2577), b. May 7, 1842, in. John C. 
Hyllester in 1863. , 

2556. Sarah Holden Anthony (2589), b. Dec. 31, 1843. '"■ 
Geo. W. Lindsay. 

2557. Francis Anthony (2607), b. Jniie 16, 1845, ;//. Alex- 
ander A. Reed. 

2558. James Anthony (2620), b. Apr. 25. 1847, in. Susan 
Reed, 2d, Hannah Parker. 

Mary Anthony, b. Dec. 19, 1848, ;//. John A. Francis. 
Elizabeth Anthony, b. 185 1, (/. 1852. 



2559 
2560 
2561 



2562 
2563 



Harriett Anthony (2626), b. 1852, in. George VV. 
Ford. 

Elizabeth Anthony, Z;. 1855. 

John Anthony (2631). b. June 20, 1856, ///. Althea 
Harrington. 



2564. Thomas Anthony (2553), 111. Mary Emily Knowles 
of Providence, R. I., Dec. 26, i860, daughter of Ben- 
jamin and Alice Knowles. 

Children — 

2565. Thomas Irving Anthony, b. Apr. 19, 1863, d. Julv 8, 
1864. ' ' ., 

2566. Alice Eliza Anthony, b. Sept. 8, 1864. ^t) ' "^^ ' 

2567. Emily Frances Anthony (2573), b. Jan. 3, 1867, in. 
Dr. Robbins. '^^jy /s/^ liiiHl' f'ayi^^^u*^^ , C^ . 




THE ANTHONY FAMILY ' 271 

2568. Henry Franklin Anthony, h. Dec. 19, 1868, in. Cor- 
rinne Morse. !>' ^ 60cX ■- 

2569. Charles Anthony, h. Oct. 19, 1870, d. Nov. 7, 1870. 

2570. Anna Anthony, h. 1874. 

2571. Mary Anthony, h. 1874. 

2564. Thomas Anthony (2553), 2d wife Lena F. Potter, 
daughter of Daniel and Janette Potter, Sept., 1894. 

Child— 

2572. Harold E. Anthony, h. rVpr. 6, 1897. 

2573. Emily F. Anthony (2567), m. Dr. Robbins of South 
Manchester, Conn. /t-td^Xx,*-**-*- - (^«>».4L<ss6>6<-*t-!C,6<t^ 

Cluldrcn — .— ^v • / 

2574. Boy./\.i\jy^^J<Kn^ (L^y6€-^^ 

2575- Boy. 

2576. Girl. 

2577. Anna Anthony (2555), in. John C. Hyllested, Apr. 2, 
1863. He died Sept^. 4, 1882. i^ oi^<^ ^-e^/ir. /707 

Children — 

2578. Helen C. Hyllested (2582), b. Jan. 9, 1863, in. Dr. 
W. N. Deming". 

2579. Chas.AV. Hyllested (2583), b. Oct. 12, 1865, 7/1. Cora 
Jefferson. 

2580. Mary E. Hyllested (2585), b. June 10, 1873, ///. Her- 
man E. Hawkes. 

2581. Irving- C. Hyllested, b. Dec. 20, 1881. 

2582. Helen C. Hyllested (2578), ;//. Dr. W. N. Deming, 
Aug. 4, 1882, in. 2d, Seth M. Albro, Sept. 19, 1900. 

2^83. Charles W. Hvllested (2579), ///. Cora Jefferson, Dec. 
23, 1886. 

Child— 

2584. Arthur Hyllested, b. May 26, 1889. 

2585. Mary E. Hyllested (2580), in. Herman E. Hawkes, 
June 30, 1892. He died May 24, 1900. 

Children — 

2586. Allen E. Hawkes, b. July 13, 1893. 

2587. Elwood A. Hawkes, b. Sept. 18, 1895. 

2588. Mildred E. Hawkes, b. Nov. 8, 1898, d. May 3, 1899. 



272 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

2589. Sarah H. Anthony (2556), m. George W. Lindsay of 
Olneyville, Apr. 2, 1863. 

Children — 

2590. George H. Lindsay, h. Jan. 13, 1864, d. Jan. 27, 1864. 

2591. Frank E. Lindsay (2595), h. Mar. 3, 1765, m. Adelle 
Hobbs. 

2592. Charles W. Lindsay (2598). h. Jan. 24, 1870, in. 
Llannah Vallette. 

2593. Etta E. Lindsay (2600), h. Sept. 25, 1871, ///. Fred 
Caswell. 

2594. Mary A. Lindsay (2605), h. July 4, 1875, ;//. Henry 
Palmer. 

2595. Frank E. Lindsav (2591), ni. Adelle Hobbs, May 28, 
1885. 

Children — 

2596. Frank G. Lindsay, b. May 29. 1887. 

2597. Harold Lindsay.' &. Oct. 4, t888. d. Jan. 6. 1889. 

2598. Charles W. Lindsay (2592). ///. Hannah Vallette, 
Sept. 2, 1892. 

Cluld— 

2599. Nellie A. Lindsay, b. Feb. 17, 1894. 

2600. Etta E. Lindsay (2593), ///. Fred Caswell, Sept. 16, 
1 89 1, he died Oct., 1903. 

Children — 

2601. Beatrice G. Caswell, b. Dec. 21. 1892. 

2602. Howard F. Caswell, b. Dec. 30, 1894. 

2603. Mildred L. Caswell, b. Aug. 23, 1896. 

2604. Hazel J. Caswell, b. Ang. 8. 1898. 

2605. Mary A. Lindsay (2594), ;//. Henry Palmer, Dec. 24. 
1 89 1. He died Jan. 26, 1904. 

Child — 

2606. Irving A. Palmer, b. Oct. 16. 1897. 

2607. Francis Anthony (2557). ;//. Alexander Reid in 1867. 
Children — 

2608. Edgar T. Reid. b. Apr. 9, 1868. 

2609. Annie L. Reid (2612), b. July zy. 1870. ;//. E. R. 
Poor. 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY 273 

2610. Hattie F. Reid, h. Aug. 19, 1873, ///. Freemon L 
Broek. 

261 1. Lilliam J. Reid, b. Feb. 21, 1877. d. Dec. ig, 1883. 

2612. Annie L. Reid (2609), //;. E. K. Poor, of Boston, 
Mass., June 17, 1887. 

Children — 

2613. Allan C. Poor, b. Dec. 31, 1887. 

2614. Harold E. Poor, b. Oct. 27, 1889. 

2615. John Poor, b. Nov. 29, 1891. 

2616. Ag-nes K. Poor, b. Oct. 18, 1893. 

2617. Robert A. Poor, b. Dec. 8, 1895, d. Apr. 2y, 1901. 

2618. Louisa M. Poor, b. Jan. 15, 1898. 

2619. Ella G. Poor, b. Mar. 6, 1900. 

2620. James Anthony (2558), in. ist wife, Susan Reid, Jan. 
18, 1871, (one child), died, 2d wife, Hannah Parker. 

Children by Second Wife — 

2621. Mabel V. Anthony, b. July 12, 1878. 



2622 
2623 
2624 
2625 



Maud E. Anthony, b. July 19, 1884. 

Isabelle P. Anthony, b. Mar. 19, 1887. 

Earl A. Anthony, b. 1890. 

William H. Anthony, b. Oct. 18, 1893, d. Oct. 22. 

1893. 



2626. Harriett Anthony (2561), ///. George Washington 
Ford, a veteran in Civil War, in 1873, of Providence, 
R. L She was the seventh daughter of Thomas E. 
and Nancy H. Anthony, educated in the public schools 
of Providence and is an elocutionist. Member of 
Woman's Relief Corps, auxiliary to the Grand Army 
of the Republic; held many offices and in 1902 elected 
state president. Department Rhode Island. 

Children — 

2627. William A. Ford, b. May 16, 1874. (/. in infancy. 

2628. Louis Anthony Ford, b. Dec. 30, 1875, ///. Nina G. 
Van Keuren. 

2629. Chester C. Ford, b. Feb. 23, 1878. 

2630. Frank E. Ford, b. Aug. 21, 1880. 

2631. John Anthony 2563), ///. Althea Harrington, daugh- 
ter of Ezra and Jane Harrington. July 22, 1874. 



274 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

CJiUdren — 

2632. Minnie V. Anthony, h. Feb. 14, 1875. 

2633. Arthur G. Anthony, b. Oct. 9, 1880. 

2634. Ahce Anthony (21 14). ///. Richard Cornell of Dart- 
mouth, Sept. 15, 1763. 

C liildrcn — 

2635. Richard Cornell, ;;/. Polly Miller. 



2636 
2637 
2638 
2639 

2640 



James CoYntell. 

Alice Cornell, 111. Daniel Arnold. 
Mary Cornell, in. Joseph Martin. 
Content Cornell, ///. Elisha Aldrich. 



Content Anthony (21 15), ///. Cornelius Shaw of Little 
Compton. Feb. 19, 1765. 

C liildrcn — 

2641. James Shaw. 

2642. Samuel Shaw. 

2643. Jabez Anthony (2136), son of Daniel and Mary Bow- 
en Anthony, h. Jan. 2, 1781, married Ruth Fish, b. Oct. 
I, t 875 -, daughter of Silas. Jabez died July 7, 1842. 

Children — ^ 



2644 

2645 

2646 
2647 

2648 
2649 

2650 

2651 

2652 

2653 



Sarah Anthony, b. Dec. 5, 1803, d. Feb. 15. 1851. 

William H. Anthony, b. Dec. i, 1805, d. June 15, 
1809. 

Mary Anthony, b. Dec. 17, 1807. ///. Daniel Condon. 

Wilfiam H. Anthony (2d) (2654), b. June 8, 1810, 
///. Hannah Arnold. 

Susan Anthony, b. Feb. 10, 181 3. 

Charles Anthony (2671), b. July 29, 1815, ;//. Han- 
nah A. Tilling-liast. 

James S. Anthony (2706), b. June 17. 1818, m. Jane 
George. 

Elizabeth Anthony (2719), b. Dec. 14, 1820, ni. 
George Tiffany. 

Lydia Anthony (2722), b. Dec. 18, 1823, in. Paris 
Corey. 

Celia Anthony (2725), h. Mar. 27, 1826, ;/;. Thomas 
Tiffany. 



2654. William H. Anthony (2647), "^- Hannah Arnold, of 
Scituate, R. I. He manufactured banding, cotton ropes 
and twines. Married in May, 1834. He died July 12, 
1876. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 275 

Children — 

2655. William A. Anthony (2659), h. Nov. 17, 1835, m. 
Eliza Gervin in 1862. 

2656. Harriet J. Anthony (2663), h. Apr. 21, 1839, 111. Chas. 

F. Pease. 

2657. Edwin L. Anthony (2666), h. Mar. 7, 1842, m. Mary 

G. Searle. 

2658. Erederick Anthony (2668), b. Apr. 2. 1849, i"^''- Ger- 
trude Briggs. Qfyrd-v^'d^ dL, H^, II ' l'^'^'^- 

2659. William A. Anthony (2655), ///. Eliza Gervin in 1862. 
William A. Anthony graduated from the Yale Scientific 

School in 1856. vSoon after graduation he commenced teach- 
ing. First, in a graded school at Crompton, R. I., then Nat- 
ural Science at Providence Conference Seminary, East Green- 
wich, R. I. ; then the same at the Delaware Literary Institute, 
Franklin, New York ; then professor of Physics and Chemistry 
at Antioch College, Yelow Springs, Ohio, from 1867 to 1870; 
then professor of Physics and Electrical Engineering at Cor- 
nell University from 1872 to 1887. From 1887 to 1893 he 
was consulting electrician for the Mather Electric Co., manu- 
facturing electrical machinery and instruments, and in 1894, 
assumed the position that he now holds. In addition to his 
duties as teacher he has done more or less expert work, es- 
pecially in relation to electrical matters. Director of Physical 
and Electrical Laboratories. 

Children — 

2660. Charles C. Anthony, h. Sept. 23, 1863. 

2661. William N. Anthony, h. Mar., 1866. 

2662. Hattie P. Anthony, h. Oct. 28, 1869. 

2663. Harriet J. Anthony (2656), ///. Charles F. Pease in 
1869. 

Children — 

2664. Anna A. Pease, h. Dec. 31, 1863. 

2665. Heni-y E. Pease, h. May 4, 1865, d. Feb. 4, 1869. 

2666. Edwin L. Anthony (2657), m. Mary C. Searle. 

Child— 

2667. Myra S. Anthony, h. Sept. 4. 1868. 

2668. Frederick Anthony (2658), /;/. Gertrude Brigg in 
I 



2/6 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



Children — 

2669. Florence E. Anthony, h. June 15. 1872. 

2670. William Anthony. 

' 2671. Charles Anthony (2649), ;//. Hannah A. Tillinghast, 
daughter of Dr. Thomas and Lucy, born Dec. 25. 1818. 
died May 28, 1895. 

Children — 

2672. Charles F. Anthony (2679), Z?. "Sept. 15, 1841. ///. 
Harriet A. Davis, d ' /^ /^^ ?■ 

2673. George A. Anthony (2688), b. July 4, 1844, (/. Nov. 
28, 18—. 

•2674. Mary Anthony. /'. July 12, 1845. 

2675. Caroline Hazard Anthony (2690), /;. Oct. 7, 1848, //;. 
Edwin Pomeroy. '^^ ^-^^ 'J'* flx^, 

2676. Henry Allen Anthony (2699), h. Sept. 5, 1850, ;//. 
Lucy Gloyer. 

2677. Oren Spencer Anthony (2702), h. Noy. i, 1852.©.^;)-— --H'^ 

2678. Ellery Chaiiino- Anthony, h. June 22, i855.J> Jaa/ i^l^i'i-^ 

ithony (2672), ;/;. Harriet A. Dayis.^^vi"^ f^ 
. ward N. Dayis.vShe was born Jan. 10, 

"\ 

2680. Edward Day is Anthony (2683), b. Dec. 12, 1869, ni. 
Mabel Francis Peck. 

2681. Walter Tillinghast Anthony (2685). b. Sept. 3. 187 1. 
ni. Abbie Elyira Holmes. 

2682. George Allen Anthony (2688), b. May 22, 1875, ///. 
Lilian Bertha Easton. 

2683. Edward Dayis Anthony (2680), ni. Mabel Francis 
Peck, June 14, 1894. 

Child — 

2684. ]\Iarion Elizabeth Anthony, b. Mar. i, 1896. 

2685. Walter Tillinghast Anthony (2681). ///. Abbie Elyira 
Holmes, Oct. 26, 1892. X^ 1 7 Z 3 - 

Children — 

2686. Helen T. Anthony, b. ]\Iay 21, 1893. 

2687. Sidney S. Anthony, b. Apr. 11, 1899. 

2688. George Allen Anthony (2682), ni. Lillian Bertha Eas- 
ton, Mar. 6, 1899. 



'antHONY— EUei-v C, hUbt^and ot the late 
Anna i Whipple! Anthony, at the home ol 
his sot Charles W. Anthony. '23 Oakland 
Ave Cranston. Jan. 18. 1945 Punera) 
Te'-vices from the Carpenter-Jenks Home 
131 Eimwood Ave., Sunday afternoon at J 
o'clock Relatives and friends are invited 
Callins hours Saturday, 7-9 p. rn^}^Ui 
ment at the convenience of the family. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 277 

ChUd— 

2689. Sylvia Hope Anthony, h. Dec. i, 1902. 

2690. Caroline ^^'''^Vnthony (2675), '"• Edwin C. Pomeroy, 

Oct. 10, 1867. He died Mar. 19. 1894. £) Ouf,'.,li^ I'f i^€> 

CJiildren — - 

2691. Lucy T. Pomeroy, b. Aug. 31, 1867. d. Aug. 20, 1869. 

2692. Carrie J. Pomeroy. b. Feb. 19, 1870, in. Geo. I. Tib- 
bets, 1889, d. 1897. 

2693. Alice K. Pomeroy (2695). b. June 22, 1873, ///. John 
Young-, Sept., 1893. 

2694. Elery A. Pomeroy, b. June 22, 1875. "> . 

2695. Alice K. Pomeroy (2693), ///. John Young, a tenor 
singer. New York,* Sept., 1893. 

Children — 

2696. Harold King Young. 

2697. Marion P. Young. 

2698. Alice B. Young. 

2699. Henrv A. Anthonv (2676), ///. Lucy Glover, Oct. 29. 
1864.' 

te? C Juldren — 

2700. Maude Anthony, b. Nov. 2, 1875. >) ' 

2701. Charlotte Anthony, b. Nov. 8, 1880. 

2702. Oren S. Anthony (2677), in. Hattie L. Lathrop. 
daughter of Edward and Rossilla Harrington Lathrop. 

Children — 

2703. Ruth Lathrop Anthony, b. June 25, 1880. 

2704. Harrington T. Anthony, b. Apr. 26, 1884. 

2705. Louise Anthony, b. July 24, 1888. 

2706. James S. Anthony (2650), son of Jabez. married Jane 
George, Feb. 23, 1852. 

ChUdren — 

2707. Nelhe Anthony (2710), b. Aug. 22, 1853. ///. J. Bow- 
ers Slade, Aug. 3, 1876. 

2708. Ada W. Anthonv (2712). b. Mar. 5, 1855, ///. George 
A. Wall. 

2709. Wendell P. Anthony (2714), b. Mar. 13, 1857. ni.- 
Lora Ruth Slater. 



276 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Children — 

2669. Florence E. Anthony, b. June 15, 1872. 

2670. William Anthony. 

* 2671. Charles Anthony (2649). '"■ Hannah A. Tillinghast, 
daughter of Dr. Thomas and Lucy, born Dec. 25. 1818. 
died May 28, 1895. 

Children — 

2672. Charles F. Anthony (2679), &. "Sept. 15, 1841. ///. 
Harriet A. Davis, d .^ /^ /^^ ?■ 

2673. George A. Anthony (2688), b. July 4, 1844, d. Nov. 
28, 18—. 

•2674. Mary Anthony, b. July 12, 1845. 

2675. Caroline Hazard Anthony (2690), b. Oct. 7, 1848, ni. 
Edwin Pomeroy. ^- -j^-*^ /••'• f^-uo. 

2676. Henry Allen Anthony (2699). b. Sept. 5, 1850, ;;/. 
Lucy Glover. 

2677. Oren Spencer Anthony (2702), b. Nov. i, 1852.©.^)-— ^-'j^' 

2678. Ellery Chaning Anthony, b. June 22, i855.J> Jaa/ 1*6- 1*\'^^ 

2679. Charles F. Anthony (2672), //;. Harriet A. Davis, ^^J"^ i^ 
daughter of Edward N. Davis. V She was born Jan. 10. 

1842. o-^y^ Ou*rf— 7-((„^'?; 

Children — 

2680. Edward Davis Anthony (2683), b. Dec. 12, 1869, m. 
Mabel Francis Peck. 

2681. Walter Tillinghast Anthony (2685). b. Sept. 3, 1871, 
7//. Abbie Elvira Holmes. 

2682. George Allen Anthony (2688), b. May 22, 1875, ///. 
Lilian Bertha Easton. 

2683. Edward Davis Anthony (2680), ///. Mabel Francis 
Peck, June 14, 1894. 

Child — 

2684. Marion Elizabeth Anthony, b. Mar. i, 1896. 

2685. Walter Tillinghast Anthony (2681), m. Abbie Elvira 
Holmes, Oct. 26, 1892. X> ' 7 '^ 3 ' 

Children — 

2686. Helen T. Anthony, b. May 21, 1893. 

2687. Sidney S. Anthony, b. Apr. 11, 1899. 

2688. George Allen Anthony (2682), ///. Lillian Bertha Eas- 
ton, Mar. 6, 1899. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 277 

Child— 

2689. Sylvia Hope Anthony, h. Dec. i, 1902. 

2690. Caroline v^^*Vnthony (2675), ///. Edwin C. Pomeroy, 

Oct. 10, 1867. He died Mar. 19, 1894. £) Oyf^y^^^ t<=f i^c> 

Children — 

2691. Lucy T. Pomeroy, b. Aug. 31, 1867, d. Aug. 20, 1869. 

2692. Carrie J. Pomeroy, b. Feb. 19, 1870, ;//. Geo. I. Tib- 
bets, 1889, d. 1897. 

2693. Alice K. Pomeroy (2695), ^^- Ji-^"^ ^-' ^^73- '"■ Jobn 
Young, Sept., 1893. 

2694. Elery A. Pomeroy, b. June 22. 1875. '}' : 

2695. Alice K. Pomeroy (2693). 111. John Young, a tenor 
singer. New York,* Sept., 1893. 

Children — 

2696. Harold King- Young". 

2697. Marion P. Young. 

2698. Alice B. Young. 

2699. Henry A. Anthony (2676), ///. Lucy Glover, Oct. 29, 



\. 1864 

9. 

if' Chddren — 



2700. Maude Anthony, b. Nov. 2, 1875. ~^: 

2701. Charlotte Anthony, b. Nov. 8, 1880. 

2702. Oren S. Anthony (2677), in. Hattie L. Lathrop, 
daughter of Edward and Rossilla Harrington Lathrop. 

Children — 

2703. Ruth Lathrop Anthony, b. June 25, 1880. 

2704. Harrington T. Anthony, b. Apr. 26, 1884. 

2705. Louise Anthony, b. July 24, 1888. 

2706. James S. Anthony (2650), son of Jabez, married Jane 
George, Feb. 23, 1852. 

Chddren — 

2707. Nellie Anthony (5710), b. Aug. 22, 1853, ///. J. Bow- 
ers Slade, Aug. 3, 1876. 

2708. Ada W. Anthonv (2712), b. Mar. 5, 1855, ///. George 
A. Wall. 

2709. Wendell P. Anthony (2714), b. Mar. 13, 1857, ni.- 
Lora Ruth Slater. 



278 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

2/10. Nellie Anthony (2707), ///. J. Bowers Slade, Aug. 3, 
1876. ^Se^;i /y. /^z^'^ 

Child — 

271 1. Warren Slade. 

2712. Ada W. Slade (2708), in. George A. Wall, son of 
Beriah Wall. 

Child— 

2713. Beriah Wall. 

2714. Wendell P. Anthony (2709), ni. Lora Ruth Slater, 
daughter Alpheus B. and Ruth Mathews Slater. She 
was born Jan. 20, 1857. Married Jan. 13, 1881. 

Children — 

2715. George Slater Anthony, b. Oct. 25, 1881. 

2716. Roger Mathew^s Anthony, b. Oct. 5, 1883. 

2717. James Anthony, b. July 12, 1885, d. Jan. 18, 1886. 

2718. Donald Anthony, b. Sept. 10, 1887. 

2719. Elizabeth Anthony (2651), in. George Tiffany, 1845, 
ni. 2d, Winfield Lewis. 

Children — 

2720. Emily Tiffany, b. Nov. 5, 1851. 

2721. Elmer W. Tiffany, b. Feb. 20, 1875. 

2722. Lydia Anthony (2652), daughter of Jabez, married 
Paris Corey in 1845. 

Children — 

2723. Henry F. Corey, b. Sept. 17, 1846, d. Jan., 1849. 

2724. Mary F. Corey, b. Sept. 5, 1848, d. 1856. 

2725. Celia Anthony (2653), ///. Thomas Tiffany. 
Children — 

2726. George H. Tiffany, b. Oct. 26, 1848. 

2727. Luella Tiffany, b.^NoY. 26, 1856. 

2728. Mary Anthony (2137), b. May 6, 1784, daughter of 
Daniel and Mary Bowen Anthony, in. 1804, Nathan 
Jackson, son of Richard and Susan Jackson of Provi- 
dence. 

Children — 

.2729. William H. Jackson, b. July 19, 1805, d. in infancy. 
2730. James A. Jackson, b. Aug. 5, 1806, d. June, 1845. 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY 279 



2731 
2732 

2733 
2734 

2735 
2736 

27Z7 
2738 

2739 
2740 

2741 

2742 



Susan W. Jackson (2743), h. Oct. 22, 1807, d. May, 
1868, m. David B. Slack, '•z 

Mary B. Jackson (2758), h. Nov. 18, 1808, m. Georg-e 
W. Jackson. 

Edward Jackson, h. Apr. 20, 18 10, (/. 1839. 

Amev A. Jackson (2788), h. Oct. 6, 181 1, m. Edward 
H. Arnold. 

Caroline Jackson (2792), h. May 20, 1813, in. Ward 
Cheney. 

Eleanor A. Jackson (2796), h. Aug-. 29, 181 5, ///. 
Joseph Clarke. 

Daniel A. Jackson, b. Feb. 16, 181 7. 

Catherine W. Jackson, h. Nov. 2, 181 8, //;. Charles 
Hart. 

William Jackson, h. Oct. 17, 1820, (/. 1821. 

Nathan W. Jackson (2804), h. iVpr. 16, 1822. ///. 
Amanda Eddy. 

Elizabeth Jackson (2806), h. May 18, 1824, ///. James 
B. Powel. ' 

Samuel A. Jackson, h. Apr. 9, 1827, m. Mary Good- 
win. 



2743. Susan W. Jackson (2731), ///. David B. Slack in 1828. 

Children — 

2744. Thomas A. Slack (2753), b. Alay, 1829, Jii. Lorvisa 
Sanders. 

2745. William R. Slack, b. Sept., 1830. ///. Emeline Hart- 
shorn. 

2746. George J. Slack, b. Sept., 1837. 

2747. Edward Slack. 

2748. Amey B. Slack. 

2749. Mary J. Slack. 

2750. Laura Slack. 

2751. David Slack. 

2752. Lewis Slack. 

2753. Thomas A. Slack (2744), ///. Lorvisa Sanders. 

Children — 

2754. Philip Slack. 

2755. Eliza Slack. 

2756. David Slack. 

2757. Arnold Slack. 



28o THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

2758. Maiy B. Jackson (2732), daughter of Nathan W. 
and Mary i\nthony Jackson, married her cousin. 
George W. Jackson, son of Richard Jackson. 

Chihlrcji — 

2759. Abby W. Jackson (2779), b. July 20, 1830, m. Fred- 
erick A. Angell. 

2760. Annie B. Jackson (2771). b. July 10, 183 1, 111. Henry 
F. Angell. 

2761. Emily M. Jackson, b. May 30, 1833. 

2762. Clinton Jackson, b. Mar. 22, 1835. 

2763. Caroline C. Jackson (2774), b. Mar. 22, 1836, in. Al- 
bert C. Angel. 

2764. Richard Jackson, b. Feb. 11, 1838. 

276s. Kate R. Jackson (2776), b. Nov. 12, 1839, m. Amos 
D. Smith. 

2766. Henry Jackson, b. Mar. 4, 1845. 

2767. Alice C. Jackson (2783), b. Dec. 16, 1846, in. Irving- 
Angel. 

2768. Charles H. Jackson, b. Aug. 8, 1848, d. Sept. 28, 1848. 

2769. Charlotte A. Jackson (2786), b. Sept. 23, 1849, '"• J- 
M. Southwick. 

2770. Frank H. Jackson, b. July 4, 185 1, d. Aug. 17, 1853. 

2771. Annie B. Jackson (2760), ?//. Henry F. Angell, June 
14, 1853. 

Children — 

2772. Harold G. Angel, b. Sept. 28, 1858. 
-773- Florence Angel, b. Aug. 6. 1861. 

2774. Caroline C. Jackson (2763), ;//. Albert C. Angell, 
June II, 1837. 

Children — 

2774(?. Angell, b. July 23. 1858, d. unmarried. 

2775. George J. Angell, b. Aug. 25, i860. 

2776. Kate R. Jackson (2765), ///. Amos Smith, Apr. 12, 
1871. 

Children — 

2777. Maude D. Smith, b. Fel3. 8, 1873. 

2778. Bertha Smith, b. Apr. i, 1875. 

2779. Abbey \\\ Jackson (2759), //;. Frederick A. Angell 
of N. Y., Jan. 27, 1869. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 281 

Children — 

2780. Frederick J. Angell, b. Sept. 9. 1870. 

2781. Amey Angell, b. Aug. 14, 1872. 

2782. Eleanor A. Angell. b. Jan. 2^, 1874. 

2783. Alice C. Jackson (2767). ]ii. Irving Angell. Oct. 10, 
1867. 

Children — 

2784. Howard B. Angell, b. July 30. 1868. 

2785. Charles H. Angell, /;. Sept. 20, 1871. 

2786. Charlotte A. Jackson (2769). //;. J. AI. Southwick, 
Aug. 30, 1 87 1. 

Children — 

2787. Albert A. wSoutlnvick, b. Aug. 2^, 1872. 

2788. Amey A. Jackson (2734), ///. Edward H. Arnold. 
Dec. 16, 1834. 

Children — 

2789. Eleanor J. Arnold. 

2790. ]\Iary Arnold.. 

2791. Frank Arnold, b. — . m. Jane A. Baldwin of Orange. 
N. J. 

2792. Caroline Jackson (2735). ///. AA'ard Cheney of ]\Ian- 
chester. Conn., June i, 1834. 

Children — 

2793. Arthur Cheney, b. Jan., 1837. 

2794. Alice Cheney, b. 1838, d. 1838. 

2795. Louis Cheney, b. Apr. 7, 1839, (/. 1842. 

2796. Eleanor A. Jackson (2736), daughter of Nathan W. 
and Mary Anthony Jackson, ///. Joseph Clark, of 
Northampton in 1834, Nov. 12, son of Bohum and 
Polly White Clark. 

Children — 

2797. Randolph AI. Clark, b. Aug. 6. 1835. 

2798. Agnes Clark, b. Sept. 24, 1837. 

2799. Eleanor J. Clark, b. June 13, 1839. 

2800. ' Mary F.'Clark, b. June 8, 1842. 

2801. Annie C. Clark, b. Sept., 1843. 

2802. Susan G. Clark, b. Feb. 27, 1845. 

2803. Caroline AA'. Clark, b. Apr. 17, 1850 



282 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

2804. Nathan W. Jackson (2740), ///. .Vmanda Eckiv in 
1845- 

Child— 

2805. Grace A. Jackson, b. Jan. 6, 1847. 

2806. Elizabeth Jackson (2741), ui. James B. Powel. of 
Hartford, Conn., May, 1854. Native of Ireland. 

Children — 

2807. Amey Powel, h. Apr., 1855. 

2808. Lucy Powel, h. Sept., 1856. 

2809. Ward C. Powel h. Dec, 1858. 

2810. Carrie E. Powel, b. June, 1865. 

281 1. Job Anthony (203), h. Apr. 10, 1714, son of William 
(180) and Mary Coggeshall Anthony. Married ist>W/f'/7^^ 
Hannah Luther, 2d, Bethiall Eddv, 3d, Abigail Bush. 

Children by Hannah Luther — 

2812. John Anthony, b. 1738.^"*^./'!? 

ChUdren by BethialiEddy. rr^. f=^b. >d, / 7^° 

2813. Job Anthony, b. 174 — . jia^q. xu. 

2814. Eunice Anthony, /;. 1747. o>4, ^. 

Children by Abigail Bush — w^ 

2815. Eunice Anthony (2825), b. ]Mar. 5, 1753, ///. Obadiah 
Chace, d. May 6, 1838. 

2816. Lydia Anthony (2833), b. Mar. 22, 1755, ///. Nathan 
Chace, d. July i, 1789. 

2817. Lo'^is Anthony, b. 17 v. "'• Moses Davis, d. Jan. 30, 

1783- 

2818. Rachel Anthony, b. 1759, ///. Aaron Davis. 

2819. Paul Anthony (2840), b. 1761, ni. Elizabeth Chace, 
Dec. 30, 1778. 

2820. Job Anthony, Jr., b. 1763. 

2821. Tryphena Anthony, b. 1765, ///. Noah Edminster. 

2822. Seth Anthony, b. 1767. 

2823. Edmund Anthonv (2844), b. 1770, ;/;. Jemima Hoxie, 
d. 1821. 

2824. John Anthonv. b. i/"/2. 

2825. Eunice Anthony (2815). ni. Obadiah Chace, son of 

. Ebe>f and Sarah Baker Chace, Dec. iv 1774. f"r«-*-to^^, ///-iSo- 

C hildren — f^r ir\'>-r, 

2826. Sarah Chace, b. 10 mo. 15, 1775. I , ix-c, %h , ix'^-i-' 

2827. Eben Chace. &. 10 mo. 6, 1778. d^ Oc^^' i> liik>i' 

2828. Abigail Chace, b. 9 mo. 29, ly'&o.ii, ^jlFi-, J. ifm 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 283 

2829. Anthony Chace. b. 3 mo. 30, 1783, ///. Isabel Buffing- 
ton. aAft'. n. /^o 4, ^*, (k.h\o-^> /». /St,/, 7sfcb«.i fc, Si^, ai,/7^'(o. c(,^<*»'' f-^' /<^^^ 

2830. Edmund Chace, h. 4 mo. 11, \']'^y.ii,:i».i^ ^, i75^ ■ 

2831. Nathan Chace, b. 4 mo. 18, 1790.^. &■«''''•■ ^' /^^l- 

2832. Lemuel Chace. b. 11 mo. 12, 1791.^, /^d/, /^s'./ST^S'?, 

2833. Lydia Anthony (2816), ;/;. Nathan Chace, son of 
Daniel and Mary.OeA ^ >-//;/ 7. 1«- »*• 3>^, 

Children — 

2834. Abigail Chace. b. 9 mo. 25, 1778, 111. Job Anthony. 



2835 
2836 
2837 
2838 
2839 



Elizabeth Chace, b. 6 mo. 3,, 1780. 
Rebecca Chace, b. 3 mo. 29, 1782. 
Nathan Chace, b. 3 mo. 9, 1784. 
Lydia Chace. b. 3 mo. 6, 1786. 
Lois Chace, b. 3 mo. 11, 1788. 



2840. Paul Anthony (2819), in. Elizabeth Chace, Dec. 30, 
1778. 

Children — 

2841. Mark .Vnthony, b. 1789. 

2842. James Anthon)^ b. 1791. 

2843. Isaiah Anthony, b. 1793. 

2844. Edmund Anthony (2823), b. 1770, son of Job and 
Abigail Bush Anthony, married Jemima Hoxie. He 
died in 1821 ; Jemima died 1842. 

Children — 

2845. Apollas Anthony (2856), b. Aug. i, 1794, d. 1861, in. 
4 wives. 

Job Anthony (2879), b. 1797, ///. Hannah Harkness, 
d. 1888. 

Sarah Anthony, b. 1798, fl'. 1813. 

Benjamin Anthony, b. 1800, ;//. Julia Ann Alen, d. 
1870. 

Edmund Anthony, Jr., b. 1802, ///. Betsy Tisdale, 
1856. 

Julius Caesar Anthony, b. 1804, d. 1864, Texas. 

Tames Hoxie Anthony (2907), b. 1806, ///. Harriet 
W. Conyers, d. 1887. ' 

Abraham Anthony, b. 1808, ///. 

Abigail Anthony, b. 1810, (/. 1856. 

Mark Anthony (2918), b. Mar. 5, 1812, in. Amey 
Sherman, d. 1874. 
855. Sarah Anthony, b. 181 6, (/. 1841. 



2846 

2847 
2848 

2849 

2850 
2851 



2B52 

2853 
2854 



284 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

^856. Apollas Anthony (2845), o^ Berkley, son of Edmund 
><- and Jemima Anthony of Taunton, Mass., was married 

four times. Married for ist wife. Miss Evans, had 
two children. 

Children — 

2857. Simeon Hoxie Anthony (2859), h. Feb. 22, 1818. 

2858. Sarah Anthony (2864), t. 

2859. Simeon Hoxie Anthony (2857), son of Appollas and 
Sarah Evans Anthony, m. Sylvia A. Hathaway, July 
31, 1844. He was born in Taunton, Mass., Feb. 22, 
1818. He will be 86 years old Jan. i, 1904. 

Children — 

2860. Helen M. Anthony, h. June 21. 1845, '"• C. B. Cut- 
ting. 

2861. Charles L. Anthony, h. Apr. 28, 1847. 

2862. S. Emma Anthony, h. Oct. 5, 1856, ;;/. Shackford. 

2863. Anna H. Anthony, h. Feb. i, 1864, ;//. Starkweather. 

2864. Sarah Anthony (2858), ///. Henry Wilmath. Two 
children. 

2864a. Appollas Anthony (2856), married for 2d wife, 
^ Elizabeth Lincoln. They had three children. 

Children — 

2865. Thomas, who died in youth. T^.j* 

2866. Francis W. Anthony (2868), /;. Alay-^, i827./t«^.fiisAy/, A.c-'A*?6■ 
2867. James Hoxie Anthony (2874), b. Sept. 28, 1830. 

No children by third wife. 
One child by fourth wife. 

2868. Francis \\'. Anthony (2866), son of Appollas and 
Elizabeth Lincoln Anthony, ni. Bispah Arabella 
Cramb. 

C/'iildren — 

2869. Libbie Anthony. 



2870 
2871 
2872 
-^873 



Frank Anthony. 

Emma Anthony. 

Ney Anthony. 

Dr. Jesse Cramb Anthony, b. Nov. 21, i860, 



Libbie Anthony married Thomas Meeds. 

Frank Anthony married. 

Emma Anthonv married Pitman. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 285 

Dr. Jesse Cramb Anthony, h. Nov. 21, i860. Graduate of 
Bellevue Hospital, Medical College, N. Y., m. 1886. Took 
first course in Medicine at Ann Arbor, Mich. He was the 
originator of a cure for the opium, morphine and cocaine 
habit. Married Cecilia Katherine Meyer, born Aug. 28, 1868, 

2874. James Hoxie Anthony (2867), m. Susan A. Hough- 
ton, daughter of Joseph and Houghton, Oct. 

12, 1855. She was a niece of Dr. Houghton, who 
made a geological survey of Lake Superior, being- 
drowned afterward, losing not only his life, but his 
records also. Mrs. Anthony died Sept., 1899. 

James H, Anthony was born in 1830, in Taunton, Alass. 
His parents moved to Venice, Cayuga Co., N. Y., in 1840. 
Here he attended school, Marvin Hughitt, the president of 
the C. & N. W. R. R. being a school mate. In 1844 his father 
moved to Adrian, Mich., where he bought a farm containing 
about one hundred acres wild, uncultivated land, which James 
helped to clear, w'orking on the farm during the summer, at- 
tending school in the winter until he was 17 years of age. 
After this he went to railroading, doing track w^ork, later he 
learned to fire engines. The old pioneer engine now in Chi- 
cago Museum, formerly owned by the C. N. & N. A\\ R. R. 
was the first engine he fired. It was then run on the old Erie 
and Kalamazoo road. It was afterward taken to Chicago, run 
by the Northwestern in Chicago. After years of usefulness, 
it w^as cleaned up and exhibited at the World's Fair in 1893. 
When Mr. Anthony visited the Fair, he saw and recognized 
his old engine and told his son Willis that he knew that engine 
better than the man who had it in charge. To clear all doubts, 
he told them they would find his initials stamped several 
times on the stake wedges, on the left back driving wheel. 
When the fresh paint was removed, to their astonishment the}- 
found his initials there. Its early name was "The Monroe." 
Mr. Anthony passed twenty-six consecutive years on the foot- 
board of a locomotive, passing altogether fifty-three years in 
railroad service. He is now retired as a pensioner of the C. 
& N. W. R. R. Co., receiving $300.00 per annum. No acci- 
dent ever occurred during the thirty years' service for which 
Mr. Anthony was censured, nor did the road e\-er lose a cent 
through his carelessness. 

Children — 

2875. Willis J. Anthony, b. 1856, m. Libbie Cox. 

2876. Susan A. Anthony, b. 1858. 

2877. Frank D. Anthony, b. i860. 



286 



THE AX T HO NY FAMILY 




(2891) Job. Kelly Axthonv 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY 287 

2878. Fred W. Anthony, b. 1862. 

■^^y^^^ Arthur B. Anthony, b. 1864, died young. 

WilHs J. Anthony married Libbie Cox. He is travehng 
foreman of motive power of the Peninsula division of the C. 
& N. W. R. R., and has been in their emplov since 1869. 

Children — 

Edward, Lida and Wihis. 

Susan Arabeha married Edmund Erickson. Have three 
children, Freddie, Arabella, and Edward. 

Frank D. Anthony married Miss Neltor. No children. 

Fred W. Anthony married Cora Parker, daughter of Ex- 
Judge Parker of O'Neil, Nebraska. 

Arthur Burt died young. 

The children of Fred W. Anthony are Belle, Frank, Lura, 
and Rich. 

2879. Job Anthony (2846), b. 1797, d. 1888, ///. Hannah 
Harkness, Mar. 3, 1829, daughter of Nathan and Ruth 
Harkness of Adams, Mass. ;^*— -^X i- >M'^/c < /^(^ I 

He was born in Taunton, Mass., and at the age of fifteen 
turned his back on Fatherland to look out for number one. 
He chose the safe and only way of travel, walking to Roches- 
ter, N. Y., a distance of miles and then back to Adams. 

making a walk of miles. He was very fortunate in mak- 
ing the acquaintance of Joseph Shove, a Quaker in faith and 
a tanner by trade, living at the base of Greylock Mountain, 
and Joseph was only too glad to find a boy like Job to learn 
the tanner's trade and when Uncle Joseph was laid away in 
the Quaker burying ground, Job continued the business until 
he had money enough. The old fashioned cold process of tan- 
ning was slow but sure, and Job had plenty of time for study 
and reflection. He was a student of no ordinary talent. He 
made the bible his text book and his guide all through life. 
and being well versed, he was asked a great many questions 
which were quickly answered by quotations from the Apostle 
Paul, not as man wanted it, but as the Apostle Paul taught it. 
verbatim. 

He lived to a good ripe old age and passed away May 4. 
1888, aged 91 and Uncle Job, like Uncle Joseph was laid 
away in the Quaker burying ground, an honest, frugal, indus- 
trious Quaker as ever wore or tanned shoe leather in the 
town of Adams.. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(2892) Julius C. Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 289 

Children — 

2880. Susan Harkness Anthony (2883), h. Sept. 9, 1830, m. 
Andrews Hall. 

2881. Job Kelly Anthony (2891), h. May 23, 1834, /;;. 
Mary J. Tinney. 

2882. Edmund Anthony (2894), h. Nov. a, 1835, m. Lydia 
Hathaway. / 

2883. Susan Harkness Anthony (2880), b. Sept. 9, 1830, ///. 
Andrews Hall, Jan., ■, b. Apr. 14, 1832. 

Children — 

2884. Stephen L. A. Hall (2887), /;. Mar. 21, 1856. m. 
Georgie Smith. 

2885. Hannah A. Hall (2889), b. Mar. 8, i860, m. William 
C. Ainslie. 

2886. Arthur A. Hall. b. June 10, 1862. 

2887. Stephen L. A. Hall (2884), ;//. Georgie Smith, Feb. 
II, 1880. 

Child- 
Edith Hall, b. Nov. II, 1880. 



2889. Hannah A. Hall (2885), ///. William C. Ainslie. She 
died June 20, 1892. 

Chiid— 

2890. Arthur H. Ainslie, b. Apr. 12, 1883. 

2891. Job Kelly Anthony (2881), ///. Mary J. Tinney, 
daughter of Stephen Tinney, Adams, Mass. She died 
June 19, 1903, at Buffalo, N. Y., buried at Adams, 
Mass. cat, 

2892^^ Julius C. Anthony, b. Sept. 24. 1856, ///. AU(|e M. 

Burt. He died Friday, Feb. 13, 1903, at Buffalo, N. 

Y., buried in Adams. 
2893. MarguesJ. Anthonv. b. May 28, 1858, (/. Feb. 14, 

1859. 

Job Kelly Anthony was born in Adams, of Quaker parent- 
age on the home farm at the base of Greylock Mountain. He 
was educated in the public schpols and in 1857 entered into 
mercantile life in the village proper and afterward at the 
Maple Grove, in which he continued for 35 years without in- 

—20- 



290 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

terruptioii. He cast his first presidential vote for Lincoln and 
has remained a staunch and earnest Republican ever since. He 
represented the town of Adams in the Legislature in 1887-88. 
He is a thorough business man, a vice-president of the Grey- 
lock National Bank of Adams. He is a fitting example of 
modern ideas, careful, prudent and liberal. He recognizes 
the right of every man's choice in politics and faith, and is 
bound by broad ideas and firm purpose. He is now a member 
of the board of County Commissioners for Berkshire County. 
Hope all the relatives will make him a visit. You will find 
him a genial, homespun sort of a man with home, time, talent, 
monev. horses and carriages, and like his father Job, a great 
entertainer of the "Friends of Truth," called Quakers. 

2894. Edmund Anthony j^( 2882 ), son of Job and Hannah 
Harkness Anthonv, married Lydia Hathaway, Sept. 
5, 1858, h. Sept. 5.- 183^1, l.JJ^ -x^. /foo. 

Edmund was the home boy and was raised to agricultural 
pursuits. He owns the home farm and the Shove property 
where he now resides, surrounded by his family. Living di- 
rectly opposite the old Quaker meeting house, he has a watch 
care over the old landmark as a birthright Quaker, cherishing 
the memories of the past, because father and mother worship- 
ped there. 

Children — 

2895. Dallas Anthony, b. May 19, 1859. ///. Alferatta Chees- 
bro. DA^>>j ^- %iy^' xSjf/(p' 

2896. XA'a^lace Anthony (2900), b. June i. i860, ;;/. Amwi 
Avery. 

2897. Wilford Anthony (2902), b. ]\Iar. 2, 1862, ;//. Char- 
lotte Kay . tolA.. 

2898. Archie Anthony (2905), b. Mar. 23, 1868, in. Cora 
Ault.flfc/- fi,<t«.ins- Jo^- h 1^%^ • 

2899. Walter Anthonv. /?. Aug. 20, iSSo. ¥^>?fd'n-tHFi<U^ /fof. 

2900. \A'ci)Jace Anthony (2896), ni. AntJ^ Averv. 
Child— 

2901. Bulah Anthony, b. Feb., i892.<5ni'i thiU- 

2902. ^^'ilford Anthony (2897), //;. Charlotte K€ty. C^ol^- 
Cliildrcn — 

2903. Bessie Anthony, b. July, 1890. 

2904. Chester Anthony, b. Nov., 1894. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY . 291 

2905. Archie Anthony (2898), ;//. Cora Ault. 
Child — ^ . , 

2906. Harrv'Anthonv, b. Mav 1892. 

2907. James Hoxie Anthony (2851), son of Edmund and 
Jemima Hoxie Anthony, h. Aug. 31, 1806. Married 
July 27, 1838, Harriet M. Converse. She died Jan. 
18, 1884. 

Children — 

2908. Anna j\I. Anthony (291 1), h. May 6, 1839, ■"^- Wm. 
H. Fox, Oct. 6, 1864. 

2909. Isabella H. Anthony, b. Aug. 2, 1844. 111. Clarence F. 
Boyden, July 4, 1886. 

2910. James Yale Anthony (2915), h. ]\.\\y 14, 1846, m. 
Ella W. Hersey, May 18, 1876. 

291 1. Anna Maria Anthony (2908), 111. William H. Fox, 
Oct., 1864, son of Henry H. and Sarah Burt Fox. 

Children — 

2912. William Yale Fox, h. June 26, 1865. 

2913. Marion Fox, h. Apr. 12, 1870. 

2914. Frank Bird Fox, h. Jan. 27, 1876. 

2915. James Yale Anthony (2910), m. Ella W. Hersey, 
May 18, 1876, daughter of Ira and Amanda Hersey. 

Children — 

2916. Ralph Anthony, h. Mar. 15, 1877. 

2917. Mildred Yale Anthony, h. Dec. 2, 1885. 

2918. Mark Anthony (2854), son of Edmund and Jemima 
Hoxie Anthony, married Amy Sherman, daughter of 
Asa of Portsmouth, R. I., Oct. 2, 1839. She was born 
Sept. 16, 181 1, died Jan. 21. 1880. at Oakland, Cal. 

Children — 

2919. Richard Mott Anthony, h. June 27, 1840, m. Lucy 
Washburn Horton, daughter of Francis Horton, h. 
June 22>, 1849. 

2920. Daniel Sherman Anthony, b. Nov. 17, 1848, d. June 
15, 1863. 

2921. Benjamin F. Anthony, m. Amy L. Parris. daughter of 
William and Sabra Parris. b. at Lakeville, Mass., June 
6, 1849. 



292 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Children — ■ 

2922. Ada Dean Anthony, h. Mar. 13, 1872, in. Edna P. D. 

2923. Edmund Yates Anthony, h. Nov. 24, 1873. 

2924. Ralph Howard Anthony, h. Mar. 3, 1875. 

2925. Theodore Miller Anthony, h. Nov. 4, 1876, d. 1897. 

2926. Maurice Benjamin Anthony, h. Oct. 20, 1883. 
(Parents of Benj. Anthony not known). 

TRACING GEORGE ANTHONY, BOONTON, N. J. 

1 Gen. John Anthony, h. 1607, in. Susanna Potter. 

2 Gen. Abraham Anthony, b. 1650, m. Alice Wodell. 

3 Gen. William Anthony, h. 1675, m. Mary Coggeshall. 

4 Gen. (204) Benjamin Anthony (2927), h. lyiG, m. Mar- 

tha Luther. 

^ f >3 ^ David Anthony, h. 1760, in. Submit Wheeler. 

Elizabeth Anthony, h. 1779, m,. Israel Anthony. Sr-/^ **^ /T'-f 
Luther Anthony, b. 1803, m. Julia Ann Davis. 
George Anthony, b. 1827, in. Adeline A. Tolman. 

W/^ Clara A. Anthony, b. 1852. 

2927. Benjamin Anthony (204), son of William and Mary 
Coggeshall Anthony, b. June 10, 1716, d. Jan. 8, 1800, 
m. Martha Luther of Swanzey, and settled there on a 
farm in that part of the town now called Somerset and 
died there. Alartha Luther was born Nov. 28, 1721, 
died Nov. 7, 1796. She was a direct descendant of 
Martin Luther. 

Children — 

2928. Abner Anthony, b. Dec. 11, 1739, d. Oct. 16, 1823. 



2 1 Jf 



2929 
2930 
2931 
2932 

2933 
2934 

2935 
2936 

2937 
2938 



Peleg Anthony, b. Aug. 30, 1741, d. Nov. 4, 1820. 
Rufus Anthony, b. Aug. 3, 1743, d. Nov.- 4, 1820. 
Reuben Anthony, b. Nov. 3, 1745, d. May 13, 1748. 
Hezekiah Anthony, b. Apr. 21, 1747, d. Sept., 1781. 
James Anthony, b. May 22, 1749, d. Nov. 4, 1799. 
Benjamin Anthony, b. June 24, 1751, d. Aug. 29, 
1827. 

Luther Anthony, b. Sept. 11, 1753, d. Sept. 24, 1771. 
Caleb Anthony, b. Oct. 4, 1755, d. 1830. 
Nathan Anthony, b. July 21, 1858, d. young. 
David Anthony (2939), b. Aug. 3, 1760, ///. Submit 
Wheeler, d. Jan. 20, 1842. 



2939. David Anthony (2938), Di. Submit Wheeler, b. Feb. 
17, 1760, d. July 19, 1832. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 293 

Children — 
^y^^ 2940. Elizabeth Anthony (2950), h. Nov. 20, 1779, in. Dr. 
Israel Anthony, d. Dec. 29, 1818. 

2941. Nathan Anthony (3005), h. Aug. 27, 1781, m. Sarah 
Anthony, d. Sept. i, 181 7. 

2942. Jeremiah Anthony (3012), h. Dec. 25, 1783, m. Sarah 
Anthony, d. Mar. 11, 1865. 

2943. David Anthony (3054), h. Jan. 9, 1786, /;/. Laurette 
B. Wheaton, d. July 6, 1867. 

2944. Hezekiah Anthony (3089), h. Apr. 3, 1788, m. Sally 
Bowers, d. Jan. 29, 1883. 

2945. Elisha Anthony, h. Aug. 5, 1790, d. June 2, 1842. 

2946. Keziah Anthony (3100), h. July 29, 1792, m. Israel 
Brayton, d. Oct. 24, 1880. 

2947. Submit Anthony, h. Dec. 17, 1794, rf. June 18, 1821, 
m. John Lee. 

2948. Benjamin Anthony, b. Oct. 23, 1797, d. June 21, 1806. 

2949. Mary B. Anthony, h. Nov. i, 1803, d. Aug. 26, 1863. 

2950. Elizabeth Anthony (2940), 111. Dr. Israel Anthony 
son of John, Jr., and Sarah Baker Anthony, Mar. 7. 
1799. Elizabeth died Dec. 28. 1818. Israel died Aug. 
28, 1853. 

Childrem- ^ .T..^ -e<-^ ■ , , , ^^ 

^^, 2951. Elizabeth Anthony^ h. Dec. 15, 1799, d. Jan. 16, 1867. 

2952. Perry Anthony, h. July 13, 1801, d. Dec. 14, 1872. 

2953. Wheeler Anthony, h. July 18, 1802, d. Sept. 5, 1804. 

2954. Luther Anthony (2962), h. Aug. 3, 1803, m. Julia 
Ann Davis, d. Feb. 20, 188 1. 

2955. Jeremiah W. Anthony, & Mar. 3, 1805. 
oQc6 Lorenzo Dow Anth(Sf:^&. Jan. 8, 1807, ;//. Mary S. 






g.^ . 2957. Mary Ann Anthoi5f^&^ Sept. 23, 1808.^. (W^^^^ ^^ 
^^55, 2Q.S8. Edward M. Anthony, 6. July 3, 1810. ^. ,^Ta**w5^. 



2958 

2959 
2960 

VsT/ 2961 



Lydia Anthony, &. Feb. 2.^, 1813. ^,Bl\i6,\h.^yr,\Yhj'H.S, 
Maria L. Anthony, h. Jan. 2, 1816. avu, j^pj^^in ^.5/i«rmdn 
David W. Anthony, h. May 24, 181 7. (f. Nov. 30. 



In 1 81 3 the first cotton manufacturers were established on 
a solid basis, the Fall River Co., with a capital of $40,000.00. 

David Anthony (2943), (3054). one of the orgamzers was 
chosen treasurer 'and agent of the company. To his previous 
experience in mill work was due the construction of one of the 
orio-inal cotton mills of Fall River, and through his tar-sighted 



294 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(2962) Luther Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 295 

and enlarg-ed appreciation of the future cloth manufacturing- 
was subsequently wrought what may be termed a "departure^' 
to which Fall River industry is believed by many persons to 
owe a large part of its present advancement. 

David Anthony was born in Somerset, Mass., 1786. At 
the age of fourteen he left the home farm to enter the service 
of a land holder and rich merchant who resided near by on the 
Somerset shore. Young Anthony's occupation was various 
for the first few years in Mr. Bower's service, but he was 
faithful and intelligent and soon rose from the duties of 
"chore boy" to a more responsible office as grain and salt 
measurer at the store, varied by an occasional rent collecting- 
expedition or a trip to Providence or Taunton on his master's 
business. In order to educate him in bookkeeping he was 
taken into the counting room and very soon became superin- 
tendent of the retail department of the store. Mr. Bowers 
became bankrupt in 1804 and the youthful manager was 
chosen to settle up the bankrupt estate. His education had 
been sadly neglected and he taught school applying himself 
diligently in order to teach the scholars in his charge. He 
then became traveling salesman for John P. Hellen, crockery 
dealer in Providence. Traveled from Somerset on horse back 
with a little boy mounted behind to return the horse, not choos- 
ing to take the horse all the way, he made the last half on foot. 
He and Dexter Wheeler ran a small yarn mill at Reheboth 
as early as 1807. The Fall River mill of 181 3 was erected at 
the head of the third fall from tide water. He retired from 
business in 1839, having- won the success which his vast re- 
sources of judgment and energy are sure to achieve. 

When seventy years old, in a brief review of his career, he 
wrote the following words of council to young men : "Happi- 
ness and success in a business life are promoted by correct 
habits, systematic living, and great promptness in fulfilling 
engagements.'' He was socially known as Deacon Anthony, 
he holding that office in the first Congregational Church his 
life time. He was president of the Fall River bank for forty 
years. He was three times married, his last wife, whom he 
survived but four years, being the daughter of Thomas Bor- 
den. Of his seven sons, two are still residents of Fall River 
and another, John B. Anthony, of Providence, at the head of 
Providence Tool Co. He died July 6, 1867, closing a long, 
useful, and honorable career. 

2962. Luther Anthony (2954), ni. Julia Ann Davis, daugh- 
ter of James and Diana Davis. She died Dec. 30, 1880, 
aged 75 years, 3 months, 17 days. Their home was in 



296 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(2973) Geo. Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 297 

Taunton, Bristol County, Mass. They were married 
Jan. 2, 1825, in Somerset, by Israel Anthony, justice 
of the peace. 

Child ren — 

2963. Ehzabeth Anthony, b. Feb. 3, 1826, in Chelmsford, 
Mass., m. John Horn, Oct. 6, 1876. 

2964. George Anthony (2973), b. Nov. 7, 1827, in Lowell, 
Mass., 111. Adaline A. Tolman. 

2965. Benjamin F. Anthony (2976), b. Sept. 14, 1829, in 
Dighton, Mass., d. Oct. 18, 1899, in Boston. 

2966. Ann Maria Anthony, b. Jan. 23, 1832, in Boston, 
Mass., d. Feb. 9, 1832. 

2967. Maria Anthony, b. Jan. 19, 1833, in Boston, Mass., 
d. Dec. 19, 1837. 

2968. Joseph S. Anthon}', b. June 5, 1835, in Roxbury. 
Mass., d. Sept. 18, 1837. 

2969. Edmund Anthony (2995), b. June 25, 1837, in Rox- 
bury, Mass. 

2970. Joseph Anthony (2986), b. Aug. 27, 1839, in Rox- 
bury, Mass. 

2971. Maria Anthony (3001), b. Nov. 21, 1841, in Rox- 
bury, Mass., ill. Geo. Percival. She died Jan. 11, 1900. 

2972. James Anthony (2999), b. May 29, 1844, in Roxbury, 
Mass., 111. Ellen A. Gentlemen. 

2973. George Anthony (2964), 111. Adaline A. Tolman. b. 
in Plymouth, Mass., May 5. 1830, d. in Boonton, N. 
J., Mar. 5, 1857. Married Jessie McNair, born in 
Scotland, July 31, 1837. 

Children — 

2974. Clara A. Anthony, b. May 15, 1852, in Plymouth, 
Mass. 

2975. Maria Elizabeth Anthony, b. 1855, in Boonton, N. J., 
d. 1856. 

2976. Benjamin F. Anthony (2965), son of Luther and 
Tnlia Ann (Davis) Anthony, married Eliza A. Bow- 
den, daughter of John D. and Eliza R. Bowden, born 
Sept. II, 1834, at Marblehead, Mass. 

His father removed to Boston when he was an infant. \\'as 
educated in public schools of Boston, later apprenticed to Seth 
Adams & Co., South Boston. In 1848 was employed in Bos- 
ton and Providence Railroad Shops and later the Whittier 
Machine Co. From 1850 to i860 was engaged in raising the 
English frigate Hussar, which had been sunk during the Re- 



298 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 




(2974) Clara A. Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 299 

volution in East River, N. Y., harbor. In i860 began business 
for himself in Roxbury, also had shops at Woburn. Was 
member of common council of Roxbury and later Boston in 
1879-1880, and alderman in 1882-1883, being elected by the 
Democrats. Was identified prominently for many years with 
Roxburv Volunteer Fire Department and V^eteran Fireman's 
Association. 

Children — 

2977. Hannah Maria Anthony, k. Aug. 3, 1853. d. Jan. 5. 
1854, at Roxbury. 

2978. Benjamin L. Anthony, h. Feb. 2. 1855, (/. July 2-;. 
1869. 

= = ^1 -979- -'^lice Eliza Anthony (3003), h. Apr. 3, 1863, (/. Mar. 

^Ill;^ 12, 1893, m. William G. Barnes. 

I^lpp 2980. Stella Allen Anthony, h. Mar. 10, 1867, d. May 3. 

!.-^»>3 1867. 

|e||o 2981. Harriett Allen Anthony (2983), b. Feb. 9, 1868, ///. 

^■^S-^e Joseph Houghton. 

^>-S3» 2982. Luther Anthony, h. Tan. i. 1872, at Boston. 

2983. Harriett Allen Anthony (2981), m. Joseph Hough- 
ton, Jr., h. at Boston, Jan. 13, 1869, son of Joseph and 
Annie M. Houhgton. 

Children — 

2984. Luther Hubbard Houghton, h. Mar. 10. 1892. 

2985. Joseph Davenport Houghton, h. Sept. 4, 1895. 

2986. Joseph Anthony (2970), m. 

Children — 

2987. Joseph Anthony (2990). 

2988. Bertha Anthony. 

f 2990. Joseph Anthony (2987), 

I 

I Children — 

I 2991. Bertha Anthony. 

, 2992.- Luther Anthony. 

' 2993. John Anthony. 

I 2994. Willie Anthony. 

BooNTON, Morris Co., N. J., June. 
Dear Sir and Relative: — I am much pleased to know that 
some one of the Anthony family have seen their way to do this 
good work. Mv great-grandfather, David Anthony. I know- 
but very little of. I had heard my grandfather, when I was a 



300 THE ANTHONY FAAHLY 

boy, speak about him — Grandfather Israel. I had seen him 
several times, and had heard more about him up to the time I 
left home, some 53 years ago. I came here to Boonton, and 
this has been my home. I have a likeness of my Grandfather 
Israel, as well as of my father and mother. I also have the 
Docket Book of trials of Grandfather Israel. In one I find 
the family records and also the records of the different par- 
ties he had joined together in marriag"e, some eighty-five 
couples. He had married quite a number of the Anthony 
family, including some of his own children. He began as Jus- 
tice of Peace in Somerset, Bristol Co., Mass., Dec. 25, 1808. 
His last case was Sept. 29, 1849, at 2 o'clock in the afternoon 
at Fall River, Mass. My father, Luther, was commissioned a 
Justice of Peace, but he did not hold court. My brother Ben- 
jamin was commissioned Justice of Peace in Boston; he also 
held office in the city government as councilman and as an 
alderman. He was a machinist by trade, and had a shop of 
his own, and at his death his son has continued the business. 
My father, Luther, was a machinist by trade, and worked 
in Boston and Roxbur}^ many 3'ears in that part known as 
the mill dam. There he helped build the first locomotive eii- 
gine made and run in the New England States, if not in the 
country. It was at the time the Boston and Worcester Rail- 
road was being built. The engines were named after the 
planets. I can remember seeing them drawn from the shops 
and placed on the tracks. He was engineer on that road for 
several years, and the latter part of his life was spent among 
the din and clamor and bang of the ponderous locomotive ma- 
chinery'. He gave up his business to his son, Benjamin, and 
continued to reside in Taunton, where he died Feb. 20, 1881, 
an honest, upright man. 

GEORGE ANTHONY (2964). 

I am hy trade a machinist, taught by my father. My first 
work was in the cut nail factory on the mill dam where the 
locomotives were made. I liked the nail business the best, so 
fifty-three years ago I came to the town of Boonton, N. J., 
where they had just commenced to make rails. Here I built 
my home, and here I intend to remain until this busy life is 
o'er. 

I was second lieutenant Co. G, 27th New Jersey Volun- 
teers. For twelve years I have been Justice of Peace in and 
for the county of Morris, New Jersey, so that the office has 
been filled by grandfather, father and son. Am a member 
of the great Masonic brotherhood; joined in 1859. I am a 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 301 

descendant of Quakers, and do not part my hair in the mid- 
dle. In 1887 I went to Glascow, Scotland, to start nail ma- 
chines for David Bennie and son. In 1878 I also made a 
visit to the Paris Exposition, and returned to my Jersey home 
in the fall of 1878 more satisfied with America than ever. 

2995. Edmund Anthony (2969). 

Children — 

2996. Charles Anthony. 

2997. Eddie Anthony. 

2998. Bertie Anthony. 

2999. James Anthony (2972), //;. Ellen A. Gentleman, 
daughter of Benjamin Gentleman, Columbus, Ohio. 
She was born Sept. 10, 1853. 

Child — 

3000. Arthur Anthony, h. I'^yy. 

3001. Maria Anthony (2971), m. George Percival. 
Child — 

3002. George Percival. 

3003. Alice Eliza Anthony (2979), m. William G. Barnes. 

Child— 

3004. Benjamin Granville Barnes. 

3005. Nathan Anthony (2941), m. Sarah Anthony, daugh- 
ter of John Anthony Jr. She was born May 3, 1784; 
died May 14, 1830. 

Children — 

3006. Lydia Anthony, h. June 3, 1804, d. Dec. 29, 1822. 

3007. Ann Anthony, h. Apr. 13, 1806, (/. Sept. 13, 1822. 

3008. Edmund Anthony (3110), h. Aug. 2, 1808, (/. Jan. 
24, 1876. 

3009. Charles Anthony, h. Nov. 16, 1810, d. Aug. 23, 1861. 

3010. Sarah Anthony, h. Apr. 10, 1814, d. Oct. 23, 1814. 

301 1. Mary B. Anthony, h. Nov. 10, 1815, d. 

3012. Jeremiah W. Anthony (2942), in. Sarah Anthony. 
daughter of Gardner and Sarah Anthony, Dec. 28. 
1808, h. Spt. 14, 1787, d. Mar. 10, 1858. 

Children — 

3013. Harriet Anthony (3020), h. Oct. 22, 1809, ///. Will- 
iam Mason. 



302 THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 

3014. Henry Anthony (3027), h. Mar. 10, 181 1, m. Sarah 
S. Baker, d. Sept. 20, 1858. 

3015. Keziah Anthony, h. June 9, 181 3, d. Dec. 29, 1891. 

3016. Lauretta B. Anthony, h. Feb. 21, 1815, m. Mason B. 
Chase in 1851, d. Dec. 26, 1891. 

3017. Lydia A. Anthony (3040), b. Sept. 10, 1822, ///. 
James S. Gardner in 1855. 

3018.' James S. Anthony (3042), h. Aug. 16. 1824, m. 
EHzabeth H. Pierce in 1847. 

3019. CaroHne M. Anthony (3051), h. Dec. 4, 1819, m. 
Nathan Chase in 1841, d. July 21, 1900. 

3020. Harriet Anthony (3013), in. William Mason of Fall 
River Jan. 6. 1831. She died Mar. 14, 1865. Will- 
iam died Apr. 13, 1892. 

Children — 

3021. Sarah E. Mason, b. Nov. 13, 1832, ///. J. Smith Jan. 
15, 1864. 

3022. William W. Mason, b. Nov. i, 1835, d. June 8, 1836. 

3023. William W. Mason 2d, /;. Mar. 2^, 1839. 

3024. Harriet A. Mason, b. Oct. 16, 1843, d. Oct. 16, 1844. 

3025. Edward F. Mason, b. Aug. 17, 1847, in. Mary E. 
Crossman Dec. 9, 1877. 

3026. Charles T. Mason, b. Apr. 27, 1849, ///. Alice Henrv 
Nov. 21, 1889. 

3027. Henry Anthony (3014). ;//. Sarah S. Baker Dec. 3, 
1835. -^^o children. 2d wife, Betsv Mason, in. Nov. 
13, 1839, d. Apr. 2. 1888. 

Children — 

3028. James H. Anthony (3033), b. Dec. 6. 1840, m. Marv 
A. Smith. ^»^**^'<^- 0(J-'> 7' Hl(». 

3029. David Anthony, b. Mar. 17, 1844. ;//. Anna S. 
Hodges. 

^0^0. Jeremiah W. Anthony, b. Apr. 21, 1847, d. Sept. 21, 
1^848. 

3031. Elisha Anthony, b. Oct. 19. 1850. 

3032. Mareus M. Anthony, b. Oct. 22. 1854. 

3033. James H. Anthony (3028), in. Mary Smith Feb. 21, 
1867. 

Children — • 

3034. Sarah J. Anthony, b. Dec. 2, 1867. 

3035. Mary E. Anthony, b. Mar. 13, 1870. 

3036. Lottie Anthony, b. July 17, 1875. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 303 

3037. David Henry Anthony, h. Apr. 13, 1873, son h. June 
3, 1902, David, m. Margaret Marshal. 

3038. Walter Loring Anthony, b. Mar. 19, 1877. 

3039. Howard Wheeler Anthony, b. Aug-. 24, 1885. 

3040. Lydia A. Anthony (3017). "'• James Sherman Gard- 
ner Mar. I, 1855, d. Apr. 26, 1886., 

Child— 

3041. Sarah L. Gardner, b. Dec. 2, 1855, ;;/. George Marvel 
Aug. 20, 1890. 

3042. James S. Anthony (3018), ///. Elizabeth H. Pierce 
Nov. 17, 1847. 

ChUdrcn — • 

3043. Byron W. Anthony (3047)' ^^- ^^P^'- 6- ^^48, m. 
Emma G. Kirby. 

3044. Edgar Anthony, b. Jan. 13, 1850, d. June 10, 1856. 
3045t Arthur Anthony, b. Aug. 29, 1852, in. Anna C. Jen- 
nings June 19, 1895. 

3046. Edgar Anthony 2d, /;. Dec. 28, 1859, d. Feb 9, t866. 

^047. Bvron \K. Anthony (3043). '"• Emelme G. Kirby 
Sept. 17, 1873, b. Nov. 22. 1846. 

Cliddrcii — • 

3048. Tames W. Anthony, b. July 23, 1875. 

3049. Edna K. Anthony, b. Aug. 18, 1877. 

3050. Byron W. Anthony, b. Aug. 20, 1879. 3 / 1 Tf 

3051. Caroline M. Anthony (3019). i^^- ^^^^^^^^ Anthony 
Chase Mar. i, 1841. 

ChUdrcn — • 

3052. Lemuel C. Chase, b. July 27, 1846, m. Anna R. Sher- 
man Dec. 18, 1872. 

3053. Caroline A. Chase, b. Feb. 9, 1851, m. Elmer D. 
Young Jan. 7, 1898. 

30S4 David Anthony (2943)- '"• Lauretta B. Wheaton 
\uo- 30 1812; ///. Janette B. Brayton Jan. 4, 1816; 
m. Mary Borden Dec. 21, 1822. Mary Borden died 
May 21, 1863. 

Children — 

3055. Amnnda M. Anthony, b. May 12, 1814. d. Oct. ib. 

1833- 



304 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

3056. Lauretta B. Anthony, h. Oct. 21, 1816, d. Nov. 20, 
1817. 

3057. James M. Anthony (3066), > h. Mar. 6, 1818, m. 
Susanna Borden. 

3058. Frederick A. Anthony (3071), h. Feb. 15, 1820. m. 
EHzabeth Moulton. 

3059. Francis W. Anthony, h. Nov. 26, 1825, d. Nov. 14, 
1848. 

3060. Thomas S. Anthony, h. Au^'. 27, 1827, d. Jan. 22, 

1875- 

3061. John Brayton Anthony (3077), b. Oct. i, 1829, m. 

Ellen D. Miller. 

3062. Henry J. Anthony, h. July 14, 1831, d. Feb. 15, 1837. 

3063. David E. Anthony, h. Aug. 24, 1835, d. Jan, 27, 1836. 

3064. David H. Anthony, h. Feb. 16, 1840, d. Apr. 7, 1864. 

3065. Mary A. Anthony (3085), h. Jan. 17, 1843, ^^^■ 
George R. Fisk. 

3066. James M. Anthony (3057). ///. Susanna Borden. 

Children — 

3067. A. J. Anthony, /;. Mar. 21^, 1854. 

3068. Edward L. Anthony, h. Nov. 2^, 1856. 

3069. Lauretta B. Anthony, h. Sept. 11, 1858. 

3070. Ellen D. Anthony, h. July 23, 1862. 

3071. Frederick A. Anthony (3058), ;//. Elizabeth Moulton. 
Children 

3072. William A. Anthon}-, b. July 13, 1846. 

3073. Laura W. Anthony (3074), b. Apr. 3, 1850, ;//. John 
Brown. 

3074. Laura \\\ Anthony (3073), ///. John Brown of Cam- 
bridgeport June i, 1871. 

Children — 

3075. Charles Brown, b. Jan. 2-^, 1873. 

3076. Elizabeth G. Brown, b. July 10, 1874. 

3077. John Brayton Anthony (3061), ///. Ellen D. Miller, 
daughter of Louis L. Miller, b. Apr. 3, 1831. 

Children — 

3078. Lewis M. Anthonv, b. Nov. 2q, 1856, d. Jan. 15, 
i860. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 305 

3079. David Anthony, h. Mar. 4, 1862, d. Apr. 12, 1862. 

3080. Mary B. Anthony, h. June 19, 1863.^ Af/f y /<^<^7 - /'/tcV-^-^- 

3081. Annie E. xA.nthony, h. Sept. 22, 1864, m. Frederick 
H. Perkins. 

3082. Ellena M. Anthony, h. Dec. 10, 1865. 

3083. Jane L. Anthony, h. July 12, 1868. 

3084. Louisa D. Anthony, b. July 16, 1871, m. Maybury B. 
Mellor. ■ ju^.'U^^^ <^r<rv. \rf^ /jr^^ 

3085. Mary A. Anthony (3065), m. George R. Fisk, Bos- 
ton, June 23, 1868. 

Children — 

3086. Henry A. Fisk, h. May 16, 1870. 

3087. Mary B. Fisk, h. Mar. 15, 1874. d. Feb. 24, 1875. 

3088. George I. Fisk, h. Nov. 28, 1875. 

3089. Hezekiah Anthony (2944), ui. Sally Bowers Dec. 21, 
1810, ./, July 6, i860. 

Children — 

3090. David Anthony, h. Nov. 19, 181 1, d. Jan. 2, 1812. 

3091. Sarah A. Anthony, h. Nov. 23, 1812, m. Enos Cooke 
Jan. 12, 1 83 1, d. Sept. 7, 1888. 

3092. Mary B. Anthony, b. Apr. 8, 18 14, m. ist Rev. Wat- 
erman, 2d William Vial, d. May 31, 1882. 

3093. Jane Anthony, b. Jan. 21, 1816, m. Rev. Dr. J. H. 
Eames, d. July 8, 1884. t 

3094. George Anthony, b. July 20, 18 17, d. Mar. 5, 181 9. 

3095. Philip B. Anthony, b. Apr. 28, 1819, d. July 3, 1819. 

3096. Nathan Anthony, b. July 26, 1820, d. Aug. 28, 1821. 

3097. Hezekiah Anthony, b. Oct. 18. 1825, d. July 17, 1826. 

3098. David Anthony, b. Feb. 11, 1827, d. Apr. 3. 1828. 

3099. Elizabeth Anthony, b. June 11, 1829, d. Aug. 11, 
T829. 

^.100. Keziah Anthony (2946). ///. Israel Brayton Aug. 19, 
1813. 

Children — 

3101. Mary Brayton, b. May 9, 1814. 

3102. Nancy J. Brayton, b. July 8, 1819. 

3103. ElizalDeth A. Brayton, b. Jan. 4, 1821. 

3104. William B. Brayton, b. Apr. 6, 181 6. 

3105. David A. Brayton, b. Apr. 2, 1824. 

—21— 



3o6 THE ANTHONY FAMH.Y 

3106. John S. Brayton, h. Dec. 3, 1826. 

3107. Israel P. Brayton, b. May 24, 1829. 

3108. Hezekiah A. Brayton, h. June 24, 1832. 

3109. Sarah S. Brayton, h. Dec. 15, 1835. 

3 1 10. Edmoncl Anthony (3008), son of Nathan and Sarah 
Anthony, h. in Somerset, Mass.,w. Ruth Adeline Soper 
of Taunton Apr. 21, 1821. He died at New Bedford 
Jan. 24, 1876. Sarah died Sept. 22, 1837. 

Children — 

3111. Nathan Anthony (3122), /;. Feb. 11, 1832, m. Clara 
Reed. 

31 12. Edmond Anthony (3128), h. Oct. 19, 1833, ;//. Anna 
F. Willard. 

31 13. Oliver S. Anthony, b. Aug. 15. 1835, d. Apr. 26. 
1844. 

31 14. Benjamin Anthony (3130). b. Oct. 10. 1836, in. Eliza 
L. D. Coggeshall. 

3115. Edmond Anthony (supposed to be the same as Ed- 
mond Anthony, 31 10), m. July 4, 1838, Nancy Jane 
Hodges. She died Aug. 8, 1870. 

Children — 

31 16. Adeline Anthony (3133), b. Apr. 14, 1839. 

31 17. Marcus M. Anthony, b. Aug. 28, 1840. 

31 18. Sarah Anthony (3135), b. May 22. 1843, '"• Charles 
S. Kelly. 

31 19. Elizabeth Anthony, b. d. Feb. 19, 1876. 

3120. William B. Anthony, b. Jan. zy. 1848. m. Rahuma B. 
Hinckley. 

3 12 1. Arthur S. Anthony (3128), b. Oct. 22, 1850, ;//. Ella 
Ellis. 

3122. Nathan Anthony (31]!), ?;;. Clara J. Reed Apr. 26. 
1862, in St. Louis, daughter of Silas and Henrietta B. 
Reed, born in Rock Island Apr. 16, 1840. 

Children — 

3123. Silas R. Anthony, b. Aug. 5, 1863. 

3124. Arthur C. Anthony, b. Jan. 11, 1866. 

3125. Clara R. Anthony, b. Oct. 17, 1868. 

3126. Nathan J. Anthony, h. Oct. 7, 1872. 

3127. Henrietta R. Anthony, b. Sept. 8, 1874. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 307 

3128. Edmund Anthon}^ (3 112), m. Anna Francis Willard 
of Taunton, Jan. 28, 1857. She died June 15, 1876. 

Child — 

3129. Edith Willard Anthony, h. May 19, i860, d. Sept. 
27, 1865. 

3130. Benjamin Anthony (31 14), m. Eliza L. D. Cogge- 
shall of New Bedford. 

Children — 

3 13 1. Benjamin H. Anthony, h. Aug. 14, 1863. 

3132. Ruth E. Anthony, h. Apr. 18, 1869. 

3133. Adeline Anthony (31 16). m. Benjamin Weaver of 
Springfield, Mass., Oct. 25, i860. 

Child — 

3134. Adeline Weaver, h. July 2, 1871. 

3135. Sarah Anthony (31 18). m. Charles S. Kelly, New 
Bedford, June 8, 1871. 

Children — 

3136. Sarah E. Kelly, b. Jan. 5, 1873. 

3137. Caroline S. Kelly, b. May 28, 1876. 

3138. Arthur S. Anthony (3 121), ///. Ella Ellis, New Bed- 
ford. 

C Jiild — 

3139. Alice Gertrude Anthony, b. Oct. 13, 1872. 

3 "40. Jacob Anthony (189), b. Nov. 15, 1693, son of Abra- 
ham and Alice Wodell Anthony. He was published 
the 1 2th dav of December, 171 3, and was married Jan. 
7, 1714; name of his wife not recorded, -j^^ i^^t^f^u^ . 

Children — 

3141. Abram Anthony, b. Mar. 19, 1715. r<-=^ 



3142 

3143 
3144 
3145 

3146 
3147 



Anna Anthony, b. June 11, 1718, d. Aug. 24, 1755, 
m. Winslow. 

Jacob Anthony Jr., b. Sept. 4, 1720. 
Thomas Anthony (3151), b. Feb. 25, 1722. 
Job Anthony (3159), b. Jan. 27, 1725, d. Nov. 10, 
1796. 

Alice Anthony, b. Apr. 10, 1727, d. Oct. 26, 1796. 
Hope Anthony, b. Sept. 9, 1729, d. Jan. i, 1730. 



3o8 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

3148. John Anthony, h. Mar. i, 1731. 

3149. James Anthony, h. Aug. 8, 1733. 

3150. Hope Anthony 2d, h. Jan. 8, 1738. 

315 1. Thomas Anthony (3144), h. Feb. 25, 1722, son of 
Jacob and , m. 

Children — 

3152. Mercy Anthony, h. July i, 1748, at 6 in the evening. 
Stephen Anthony, h. June 21, 1750, at 7 in the morn- 
ing. 

Thomas Anthony, b. Sept. 25, 1754, new style. 
Abraham Anthony, h. Sept. 26, 1756, ist day of the 
week, new style. 

Jacob Anthony, h. Oct. 30, 1759, 3d day of the week 
at 12 o'clock M. 

Richard Anthony, h. Apr. 27, 1762, 2d day of the 
week at 9 o'clock P. M. 

Daniel Anthony, h. Jan. 26, 1764, 7th day of the 
week at 4 P. M. 



3153 

3154 
3155 

3156 

3157 

3158 



3159. Job Anthony (3145), h. Jan. 27, 1725, son of Jacob 
and . Was married to Sarah Wing of Dart- 
mouth, 1746. He died Nov. 10, 1796; Sarah died 
Sept. 10, 1 81 3, aged about 86 years. 

Children — 

3160. Abraham Anthony, h. June 8, 1748, old style. 

3 161. John Anthony (3165), h. Sept. 16, 1750, old style or 
Sept. 27, new style. n<^' "^^ f/jtu^, 

3162. Rhoda Anthony, b. Jan. 11, 1753, new style, m. Ste- 
phen Gifford of Dartmouth. 

3163. Sarah Anthony, b. Nov. 4, 1761, d. Sept. 28, 1812, 
unmarried. 

3164. Anna Anthony, b. Feb. i, 1768, m. David Kirby, 2d 
Elisha Bowen of Scituate, R. I., in 1821, d. 1834, 
North Carolina. 

3165. John Anthony (3 161), son of Job and Sarah Wing- 
Anthony, b. Sept. 16, 1750, ni: Mary Potter, daugh- 
ter of Nathaniel of Westport, Apr. 20, 1771, d. 1780. 

Children — 

3166. Nancy Anthony (3168), b. July 19, 1773. m. Peleg 
Cornell. 

3167. Content Anthony (3176), b. July 9, i77S-&n.,(hruu^ Lt-tf^a^. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 309 

3168. Nancy Anthony (3166), b. July 19, 1773, daughter 
of John and Sarah Wing Anthony, m. Peleg Cornell 
Nov., 1798. She died Oct. 24, 1808. 

Children — 

3169. Mary Cornell, h. Apr. 10, 1799, m. Stephen How- 
land as his third wife. 

3170. Amy Cornell, h. Aug. 4, 1800, ni. Perry G. Macumber. 

3171. Meribah Cornell, h. Dec. 29, 1801, m. Stephen How- 
land as his 2d wife. 

3172. John A. Anthony, h. Mar. 13, 1803, m. Almira Tripp. 

3173. Peleg Anthony, h. Apr. 25, 1805, m. Hope Wordell. 

3174. Anna Anthony, h. Apr. 6, 1807, 111. Charles Jenks. 

3175. Nancy Anthony, h. Oct. 24, 1808, m. William Allen 
of Dartmouth, d. in New Bedford, leaving four sons, 
Peleg Allen, Christopher Allen, William H. H. Allen, 
Frederick Allen, who died in the war. William H. H. 
now lives with a family in New Bedford. Christopher 
lives in Providence, Peleg in California, and three 
daughters, one married a Cragin, lives in New Bedford, 
one school teacher named Alice. No dates of births or 
deaths. 

3176. Content Anthony (3167), h. July 9, 1775, daughter 
of John and Sarah Wing Anthony, married Cyrus 
Leonard and moved into the State of New York and 
both died in Auburn, leaving two daughters and sever- 
al sons. The eldest daughter is Lucinda. She married 
Rev. Pease. The other's name is Eliza and both now 
live in Auburn. 

3176a. John Anthony (3161), h. Sept. 16, 1750, son of Job 
and Mary Wing Anthony, married for his second wife, 
Widow Minoin Cornell, daughter of Peleg Smith, 
Mar., 1 81 5. She was born Mar. 24, 1744, d. Aug. 18, 
1855, aged 81 years, 5 mo. He died Oct. 4, 1836, 
aged 86 years, 7 days. 

Child— 

3177. John Lory Anthony, h. Apr. 20, 181 6, ///. Mar. 24, 
1839, to Miss Mary W. Kirby, daughter of George and 
Patience Kirby of Westport. J. L. Anthony, family 
historian, Westport, Mass., Bristol Co. 

Children — 

3178. Emily M. Anthony, h. Feb. 23, 1841, d. Oct. 7, 1847. 

3179. George K. Anthonv, h. Nov. 30, 1842, d. Apr. 17, 

1855- 



3IO THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

3180. John H. Anthony, h. Jan. 15, 1845, d. Jan. 11, 1862. 

3181. Ella M. Anthony, h. May 23, 1849. 

3182. Sidney W. Anthony, h. Mar. 24, 1851, m. Mary P. 
Little, daughter of Joseph and Eliza Little of West- 
port, Dec. 22, 1875. 

3183. John Tillinghast Anthony (JK686), h. May 3, 1819, son 
of Peleg Anthony and Abby Green Tillinghast, m. 
Ruth Tilly Peckham at Middletown, R. L, Oct. 21, 
1840. She was born in Newport, Oct. 17, 1820, d. in 
South Kingston. R. L, Jan. 9, 1879. He did Apr. 
15, 1883. 

Children — 

3184. John T. Anthony, Jr., h. Sept. 24, 1843. '"• ^iai'ia 
Allen, Oct. 3, 1869. 

3185. Alice M. Anthony, h. Sept. 5, 1841, /;/. Samuel S. 
Tefft, Feb. 12, i860. 

3186. Caroline A. Anthony, b. Jan. 15, 1845, '"• Horatio N. 
Knowles, Nov. 4, 1863. 

3187. Wm. James Anthony, h. June 19, 1848, m. Austis B. 
Congdon, Dec. 25, 1878. 

3188. Lydia G. Anthony, h. July 19, 1852, h. at Newport, R. 
L 

3189. Mary Eliza Anthony, h. Jan. 29, 1856, d. Jan. 9, 1862, 
born and died at South Kingston, R. L 



VITAL RECORDS 

OF RHODE ISLAND, 1836- 1850. 



WARWICK. 



Its Elizabeth Anthony, m. James Greene, Aug. 3, 1665. 
^^ 1 u William Anthony, m. Mary Greene, Dec. 18, 1803. 
j,j-i, Thomas Ellwood Anthony, ;//. Nancy Holden Greene. Oct. 12. 
1838. 

WARWICK. 

Births and Deaths. 
Lucy Ann Anthony of Albro and Sarah. Mar. 2, 1800. 
Deborah Fry Anthony, Dec. 30, 1801. 
Alfred Anthony, Sept. 20, 1805. 
Henry Anthony, Aug. 26, 1806. 

Catherine C. Anthony died Mar. 18, 185 1, aged 37 years, 11 
months. 

EAST GREENWICH. 

Marriages. 
.Albro Anthony of Warwick, son of William and Hannah Fry, 
of Captain Samuel, Dec, Apr. 28. 1798. 

COVENTRY. 

Marriages. 

^V^-^ -Vlbert Anthony and Almy Ann Arnold. Sept. ^6, 1823. 

2. L7 William H. Anthony of Jabez, of Coventry, and Hannah W. 

' \rnold of Asa of Smithfield, May 29, 1834. 

Xiii>V Eliza H. Anthony and Francis E. Hoppin, May 17, 1843- 
-t- James B. Anthonv of Richmond, R. L, and Louisa Sweet .U 
Coventry, Oct. 28, 1844. 

Births and Deaths. 
Richard Bowen of Richard and Abigail, Dec. 8; 1808. 
^zy ^ j, Edwin Merit of Albert and Almy Ann, Sept. 3, 1835. \ nl. i. 
Vital Records. 



312 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

605 MARRIAGES UNITED BRETHREN. 

Neivport, R. I. 
Joseph Lowel Anthony and EHzabeth Barber, May 22, 1832. 

620 REV. JAMES Wilson's record of deaths. 

■ Rachael Anthony, May iG, 1820. 

Susanna Anthony Browning, July 14, 18 14. 

264 PROVIDENCE records FRIENDS DEATHS. 

James Anthony of David and Mary, at Jamaica, \Y. I., aged 

23 years, 7 months, 14, 7, 1775. 
Huldah Anthony of Hannah, d. 24, 5, 1794. 
Sarah Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 17, 10, 1795. 
i2- 3 o Amey Anthony (Battey), ist wife of David, aged 37 years, 

9 months, 2"/ days, 5, 3, 1801. 
X ^ Sarah (Wing) Anthony, 2d wife of David, aged 79 years, 
15, 5, 1846. 
Elizabeth Anthony of Da\'id and Sarah, aged 18 years, 26, 

8, 1820. 
David Anthony, aged 76 years, 6 months, 7 days. 
William Henry Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, drowned at Ren- 

selearville, N. Y., 15, 6, 1809. 
William Henry Anthony of David and Sarah, 18 10. 
Mary Anthony, wife of Daniel, 9, 7, 181 5. 
Daniel Anthony, aged 84 years, 5 months, 24 days, 15, 8, 

1824. 
Remember Anthony, aged 73 years, 8, 10, 1836. 
Sarah Anthony, wife of Adam, 5, 8, 1838. 
ii I (j> 'it Joseph Anthony of Newport, aged 75 years, 22, 6, 1840. 
%IU '6 ^^^I'y Gould Anthony, his wife, at Providence, aged 90, 16. 

II. 1855- 
X((oL Joseph B. Anthony of Joseph and Mary, on coast Africa, 
aged 27 years, 24, 3, 1833. 

191 NARRAGANSETT RECORD MARRIAGES. 

William Anthony of Portsmouth, and Susanna Greene, widow 

of Jabez. 
David Anthony of Portsmouth, and of \\"arwick, 6, 

6, 1761. 
^ 3o David Anthony of Portsmouth, and Amey Battey of Caleb, of 

Warwick, 6, 9, 1781. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 313 

,,'i/^/ Daniel Anthony, Jr., of Daniel and Mary, of North Provi- 
dence, and Anna Spencer of William and Margaret, of 
East Greenwich, 9, 4, 1793. 

2/di^ Thomas Anthony, of North Providence, son of Daniel and 
Mary, and Anna Knowles, of Jonathan and Sarah, of 
Cranston, 14, 4, 1803. 

7.^0 David Anthony, of Providence, son of Abraham and Mary. 

of Portsmouth, and Dorcas Battey of Caleb and Bar- 

bary, of Warwick, 11, 9, 181 7. 
X^lToo^ Sarah K. Anthony and James Reynolds, 13, 9, 1826. 
^u-cia/ Lydia Anthony and Joseph Macnmber, 9. 6, 1852. 

142 NARRAGANSETT RECORD OF FRIENDS. 

Births and Deaths. 

-i-ij-cf^ Thomas Anthony, h. North Providence, 27 da.. 9 mo., 1776. 

Thomas Anthony, f/. Warwick, 4 da., 5 mo., 1854. 
'i-'^ f^ Anna Anthony, his wife, h. Cranston, 6 da., 12 mo., 1781. 

Anna Anthony, his Avife. d. 3 da., 5 mo., 1819. 
-5.1/ f C' Lois Anthony, his wife, h. Summersett, 3 da., 11 mo., 1788. 
Lois Anthony, his wife. (/. 8, 1843. 

The above buried in Friend's yard. East Greenwich. 
^u. a ci Lydia Anthony of Thomas and Anna, North Providence, 17 

' da., I mo., 1804. 

;l vji> o Sarah Anthony of Thomas and x^nna. North Providence, 2"] 

da., 9 mo., 1805. 
XS^l/ James B. Anthony of Thomas and Anna, North Kingstown. 7 

da., 5 mo., 1808. 
^5-0^ Mary Anthony of Thomas and Anna, North Kingston, 2}, 

da., 4 mo., 1810. 
%S6 ^ Thomas Ellwood Anthony of Thomas and Anna. North 
Kino-stown. 26 da., 10 mo., 181 3. 
Joseph Anthony of Thomas and Anna, North Kingstown. 
18 da., 3 mo., 1 81 8. 
X^^\ Joseph Anthony of Thomas and Anna, North Kingstown. 

4 da., 4 mo., 1 8 19. 
iV C Joseph Anthony of Thomas and Anna. North Kingstown, 

20 da., 4 mo., 1819. 

^yo^" Elizabeth Chase Anthony of Thomas and Lois. b. 2^ da.. 10 

mo., 1824. North Kingstown, d. 23 da.. 12 mo., 1861. 

XSl>(^ Rebecca Anthony of Thomas and Lois. b. 15 da., i mo., 1827. 

. j ^ < Jabez Anthony, Providence, 2 da., i mo., d. 15 da., 2 mo.. 

^^ * 1842. Buried in Friend's yard. Coventry. 



314 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

X(o¥-3 Ruth Anthony, his wife, Foster, i da., lo mo., 1785. 

>o4^V Sarah Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, Renselearville, N. Y. 

^ (a^^S Wilham Henry Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, b. 9 da., 12 nio.. 

1805. 
jl^^ta Mary Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, b. 17 da., 12 mo., 1807. 
p. i^i/7 Wilham Henry Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, d. 8 da., 6 mo., 

1810. 
-i. hH ^ Susanna Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, Coventry, 17 da., 2 mo.. 

X^H^ ^a<^^2>- n '< " " " ^f '^c. 7^^. /ir/i' 

xio ~0 ^i^i^^^Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, Coventry, 17 da.. 6 mo., 

^ "" ^ 1818. 

X GS / Ehzabeth Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, Coventry, 14 da., 12 

mo., 1820. 
^ oOr>Lydia Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, Coventry, 18 da., 12 mo.. 

1823. 
lijfo'd Ceha Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, Coventry, 2/ da., 3 mo., 

i-l d t I Daniel Anthony of jtafeez and i^wtli, Coventry, j|L 14 da., 5 mo., 

-f- _ 1859. 

^i/vi (<!> ^ Anne Anthony, his wife, born East Greenwich, </. t6 da.. 4 

mo., i860. 
% 1^ S'] Celia Anthony of Daniel and Anne, 7 da., 8 mo., 1794. 
"5. Y Sf Daniel Spencer Anthony of Daniel and -^5}^, 24 da., 6 mo., 

, r- J / Thomas Anthony of Daniel and Anne, 11 da., 2 mo., 1809. 

,, -'^Albert Anthony of Daniel and Anne, Coventry, 7 da., 6 mo., 
-^ 1810. 

^•^- <o ( Eliza Ann Anthony of Daniel and .Vnne, Coventry, 24 da., 4 

mo., 1817. 
^I<f' <Xj Thomas Howland Anthony of Benjamin and Catherine, 25 

da., 12 mo., 1814. 
,- 1 a, ^ Isaac Almy Anthony of Benjamin and Catherine, 9 da., i mo., 
^ 1817. 

S I 'f- t William Almy Anthony of Benjamin and Catherine, 2 da., 8 

mo., 1 81 8. 
^l i'i' Edward Almy Anthony of Benjamin and Catherine, 27 da., 
4 mo., 1820. 

Foster Births and Deaths. 

Elizabeth Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, Aug. 24, 1778. 
Sarah Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, Alar. 27. 1780. 
Jonathan A,nthony of Jonathan and Patience, Mar. 2S, 1782. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 315 

Content Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, Mar. 2"/, 1784. 
Lydia Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, May 11, 1786. 
Lydia Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, d. Nov. 22, 1787. 
Lydia Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, Mar. 24, 1788. 
Israel Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, Jan. 15, 1790. 
James Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, Mar. 17, 1793. 
Rebecca Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, Aug. 17, 1795. 
Elizabeth Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, d. May 17, 1797. 
James Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, d. Apr. 22, 1797. 
Philip Slade Anthony of Jonathan and Patience, .Vpr. 17. 

1799. 
Samuel Gardiner Anthony of Jonathan and Patience. Sept. 20. 

1802. 

SmitJifield Marriages. 

Amie Ann Anthony and Daniel Richardson, Mar. 21, 1844. 
Patience Anthony and David R. Stone, Sept. 22, 1844. 
Catherine Anthony and John Clark, Sept. 10, 1846. 

Sinifhficld Births and Deaths. 

Joseph Anthony, 2d son of Daniel and Mary, May 24, 1765. 
Richard Anthony, 3cl son of Daniel and Mary, Apr. 19, 1767. 
Ruth Anthony, 4th daughter of Daniel and Mary, Feb. 3. 

1769. 
Daniel Anthony, 4th son of Daniel and Mary, Dec. 10, 1770. 

North Kiiigsto-a'ii Marriages. 

Adelaide Anthony and Royal V^aughn, Aug. 17, 1792. 
James B. Anthony, son of Gideon Thomas Anthony, and Anna 

Johnson, Mar. 15, 1832. 
Benjamin Anthony and Ann Weeden, May 18, 1845. 
Mary Anthony and Henry Reynolds, Nov. 9, 1746. 
Edwin Anthony and Mary Perkins, July, 1843. 

Warren Marriages. 

Henry Anthony, of Fall River, and Betsy Mason of Swansey. 

Nov. 12, 1839. 
Caroline M. Anthony and Nathan Chase, Mar. i. 1841. 



3i6 . THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Middletoivii Marriages. 

Richard Anthony of Daniel and Sarah Lawton, Oct. i, 1801. 
Jonathan Anthony of Gould and Rachel Church, Oct. 2"/, 

1805. 
Philip Anthony of Gideon and Mary Manchester, Dec. 4, 

1817. 
Abbie Anthony and Joshua Anthony, Oct. 14, 1821. 
Sarah Anthony and John P. Coggeshall, Oct. 9, 1823. 
Rhoda Anthony and Robert C. Sisson, Sept. 5, 1824. 
Silvester Anthony and Thomas C. Wyatt, Mar. 13, 1825. 
Charles Anthony of Portsmouth, of Abraham and Mary, and 

Patience Perry, Feb. 17, 1828. 

Middletown Births and Deaths. 

Jonathan Anthony of Gould and Abigail, Dec. 26, 1785. 
J- a / Elam Anthony of Jonathan and Lydia, May 10, 1790. 
v-a -> Jacob Anthony of Jonathan and Lydia, Dec. 2, 1794. 
j-<» a Asa Anthony of Jonathan and Lydia, Dec. 26, 1796. 
^ J (9 Ruth Anthony of Jonathan and Lydia, Mar. 25, 1798. 
^ Q / Silas Anthony of Jonathan and Lydia. 
(0 a y Josiah Anthony of Jonathan and Lydia, Aug. 28, 1800. 

Jacob Gould Anthony of Gould and Bathsheba, Mar. 6, 1799. 

Rhoda Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, June 26, 1802. 

Charles Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Sept. 12, 1803. 

Sylvester Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Sept. 16, 1805. 

Mary Ann Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, May 31, 1809. 

Sarah Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Oct. 12, 181 2. 

Hannah Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Dec. 17, 1814. 

George Peckham Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Dec. i^, 
1821. 

Sarah Anne Anthony, daughter of above Hannah, Jan. 3, 
1831. 

Gideon Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Sept. 19, 1819. 

Sarah W. Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Feb. 9, 1821. 

John M. Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Aug. 31, 1823. 

Elizabeth C. Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Sept. i, 1825. 

Susan Ann Anthony of Peckham and Sarah, Oct. 7, 1828. 

Ja'mestozvn Marriages. 
Sarah Catherine Anthony and Georg-e C. Carr, Dec. 5, 1848. 

Tiverton Intentions and Marriages. 

Aley Anthony and Robert Tripp, Oct. 17, 1719. 
Thomas Anthony of Portsmouth, and Agnes Cuthbarston. 
1751. 2. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 317 

Thomas Anthony of Tiverton, and Ruth Wilcox of Ports- 
mouth, Sept. 13, 1747. 
^/fo John Anthony (3190), and Ruth Allen, both of Dartmouth, m. 
June 22, 1754. hiM^d/ 4^ty<yC^ ,,^«„**^t-4. - 
Agnes Anthony and Joice Lake, Nov. 21, 1762. 
Elizabeth Anthony and George Manchester, Aug. 7, 1774. 
Mary A. Anthony and Samuel B. Wilcox, Dec. 18, 1842. 
Patience Anthony and Charles Williams, May 28, 1850. 

Tiverton Births and Deaths. 
Elizabeth Anthony of Thomas and Agnes, Jan. 13, 1775. 

PROVIDENCE RECORD OF FRIENDS. 

Births. 

l%//2') Daniel Anthony, born O. S., 21 da., 2 mo., 1740. 

, V^V Mary Anthony, his wife, born O. S., 12 da., 6 mo., 1742. 

3./^ j" Eunice Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 8 da., 7 mo., 1760. 

x/ PQ, James Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 14 da., 12 mo., 1761. 

j./> 7 Remember Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 6 da., 10 mo., 1763. 

^/^^ Joseph Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 24 da., 5 mo,^ 1765. 

>/>y Richard Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 19 da., 4, mo., 1767. 

•3-/ ,^ o Ruth Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 3 da., 2 mo., 1769. 

>i / 3 / Daniel Anthony, Jr. of Daniel and Mary, 10 da., 12 mo.. 

X/v3>'Alice Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 4 da., i mo., 1773. 
^/ 3 3 William Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 25 da., 10 mo., 1774. 
^/ 3*/ Thomas Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 27 da., 9 mo., 1776. 
1- / ^ ^''Sarah Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 14 da., 12 mo., 1778. 
-«-/ ^ ^Jabez Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 2 da., i mo., 1781. 
%( '^1 Mary Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 6 da., 5 mo., 1784. 
->- / j^Amey Anthony of Daniel and Mary, 26 da., 12 mo., 1785. 
^-^Q f David Anthony of Abraham, born in Warwick. 

, '.Amey Anthony (Battey), of Caleb, his ist wife born in War- 
"; wick, 8, 5, 1763. 

> ^o -Sarah Anthony (Wing) of John, his 2d wife born Sandwich. 
^ 2j(5' Dorcas Anthony (Battey), his 3d wife. 

Elizabeth Anthony of David and Sarah, born in Sandwich, 

Mass., 26, 9, 1822. 
Joseph Anthony of David and Sarah, 24 da., 5 mo., 1765. 
Mary Anthony (Gould), his wife, 24 da., 10 mo., 1765. 
Henry Anthony of Joseph and Mary, 6 da., 4 mo., 1804. 
John Gould Anthony of Joseph and Mary, 17 da., 5 mo., 

1804. 
Joseph B. Anthony of Joseph and Mary, 13 da., 3 mo., 1806. 
Edward Anthony of Joseph and Mary, 13 da., 8 mo.. 1807. 



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318 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

James Cog'geshall Anthony of Joseph and Mary, 30 da., 12 

nio., 1809. 
Ruth (Fish) Anthony, from Foster R. L, his wife, i da., 10 
mo., 1785. 
S 6.*// Sarah Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, 5 da., 12 jiio., 1803. 
j-G'^i' Wilham Henry Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, i da., 12 mo., 
1805. 
>' %^ "{(a Mary Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, 17 da., 12 mo., 1807. 
i.(*V7 ^^il^i^"i Henry Anthony of Jabez and Ruth' 8 da., 6 mo., 
1810. 
±i*H^ Susan Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, 17 da., 2 mo., 1813. 
i (9 V/ Charles Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, 29 da., 7 mo., 1815. 
> fo j-<5 James Scott Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, 17 da., 6 mo., 1818. 
;l^o'I Elizabeth Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, 14 da., 12 mo., 1820. 
J. <* J y Lydia Anthony of Jabez and Ruth, 18 da., 12 mo., 1823. 

Note : — First four born in Renselearville, N. Y., next two 
in Coventry, Rhode Island, three youngest in Providence, 
Rhode Island. 
Lydia Anthony of Thomas and Anna, 17 da., i mo., 1804. 

Providence Town Records Marriages. 

Elizabeth Anthony and Jack, Apr. 16, 1738. 
;2,>J'J Richard Anthony and Abigail Eddy, May 12, 1791. 
Abigail Anthony and Richard Brown, Dec. 16, 1798. 
Betsy Anthony and Samuel Cross, Sept. 26, 1799. 
Albro Anthony and Susan Eddy, Jan. 7, 1836. 
Jane Anthony and James H. Fames, Oct. i, 1839. 
Ann Eliza Anthony and Stephen L. Sprague. Apr. 26, 1842 
William A. Anthony and Alvira Packard, Jan. i, 1843. 
Rebecca S. Anthony and Horace Crossman, Apr. 26, 1847. 
Henry R. Anthony and Eliza Trescott, June 7, 1847. 
Mary E. Anthony and Samuel W. Flagg, Mar. 30, 1848. 
Susan Anthony and Nathan Smith, Mar. 3, 1849. 
Mary A. Anthony and Israel Gardner, Jan. 3, 1850. 
David C. Anthony and Sarah C. Carpenter, Sept. 15, 185 1. 

Providence Births. 

Bradford L. Anthony, born in Somerset, Mass. 
^ i- S-f Eunice Anthony of Richard and Abigail. 
^ ^ Ji"" Lydia Anthony of Richard and Abigail. 

> > vj" (0 James Anthony of Richard and Abigail. 

> > "^7 Mary Anthony of Richard and Abigail. 

> > a' i^ Cyrus Anthony of Richard and Abigail. 

^ y S'^ Richard Bowen Anthony of Richard and Abigail. 
^ «, to f Betsey Anthony of Richard and Abigail. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 319 

Celia Anthony of Daniel, Jr., and Anne. 
Daniel Spencer Anthony of Daniel, Jr., and Anne. 
Charles Almy Anthony of Burrington and Sarah. 
Mary Almy Anthony of Burrington and Sarah. 
Susan Emily Anthony of Albro and Susan. 
Sarah Jackson Anthony of James G. and Mary B. 

Providence Deaths. 

> '-»-ci'V Eunice Anthony of Richard and Abigail, July 26, 1793. 

> »- Sd" Lydia Anthony of Richard and Abigail, Sept. 10. 1794. 

North Providence Marriages. 

Nelson Anthony of Providence, son of Samuel and Freelove, 

///. Olney of Joseph, Sept. 21, 1840. 
Caroline S. Anthony and Rev. James Noble Sykes, Aug. 31, 

1842. 
Lydia Carter Anthony and Samuel Bliss Nichols. 

Scituate Marriages. 

Albert Anthonv of Foster and Adah W. Mowry, Apr. 1 1 , 
1839. 

Foster Marriages. 

Content Anthony and Elisha Olney, June 30, 1806. 

Lydia Anthony and William David, Jr., Mar. 29, 1807. 

Dr. Philip S. Anthony of Dr. Jonathan and Pauline Knight, 
July 21, 1802. 

Dr. John H. Anthony of Dr. Jonathan and Susannah Hop- 
kins, Aug. 29, 1830. 

Henry Anthony and Roxana Stone, Sept. 28, 1840. 

Rebecca H. Anthony and Samuel Stone. Sept. 11, 1848. 

Portsmouth Births and Deaths. 

William Anthony, Feb. 27, 1824. 

Joseph Anthony, Jan. 27, 1826. 

Joseph Anthony, d. July 22, 1827. 

Robert Cranston Anthony of Burrington and Sarah, May 8, 

1823. 
Frederick Seabury Anthony, Sept. 26, 1824. 
Abby Anthony, Mar. 11, 1826. 
Charles Almy Anthony, (Sic), Nov. 13, 1829. 
Mary Almy Anthony, (Sic), Oct. 12, 1829. 
James Baston Anthony of Stephen and Eliza, Feb. 18. 1824. 
Henry Clay Anthony, Sept. 15, 1825. 



320 THE ANTHONY FAMHY 

Nezvpoi't Marriages. 

Alice Anthony and Timothy Allen, June 17, 1744. 
Elizabeth Anthony and Gilbert Stuart, May 23, 1751. 
Sarah Anthony and Remembrance Simmons, Sept. 20, 1791. 
Joseph Anthony and Elizabeth Sheffield, Mar. 11, 1761. 
Mary Anthony and Benjamin, May 3, 1763. 
James Anthony and Elizabeth Cornell, Aug. 15, 1768. 
Elizabeth Anthony and John W. Thurston, Mar. 24, 1800. 
Mary Ann Anthony and Robert Sisson, Oct. 31, 1830. 
Elizabeth Anthony and Jonathan Sherman, Nov. 7, 1838. 
Henry Anthony and Ann A. House, Aug. 28, 1842. 
Catherine B. Anthony and Benjamin H. Peckham, Dec. 25, 

1843- 
Elizabeth C. Anthony and George A. BroAvn, Dec. 3, 1845. 

Newport Births ajid Deaths. 

^ f - 3 (a Elizabeth Anthony of Albro and Susanna, Apr. 27, 1728. 
3 o Sarah Anthony of Albro and Susanna, Nov. 23, 1734. 

3 / - V^ John Anthony of Albro and Susanna, Oct. 2, 1732. 
J> William Anthony of Albro and Susanna, Sept. 14, 1734. 

o3 Samuel Anthony of Albro and Susanna, July 23, 1736. 

>3 */ Joseph Anthony of Albro and Susanna, Dec. 18, 1738. 

3 S Mary Anthony of Albro and Susanna, June 30, 1743. 

James Anthony of James and Elizabeth. Oct. 28, 1770. 

Elizabeth Anthony of James and Elizabeth, 17, 1773. 

Wiliam Anthony of William and Alice, Jan. 10, 1773. 

Albro Anthony of William and Alice, Aug. 17, 1775. 

Elizabeth Alice Anthony of William and Alice, Dec. 17, 1777. 

Alice Anthony of William and Alice, Mar. 15, 1781. 

Hannah Anthony of William and Alice, July 4, 1783. 

James Anthony of William and Alice, Nov. 6, 1775. 

Coggeshall Anthony of James and Elizabeth, June 12, 1775. 

Welcome Anthony of James and Elizabeth, Aug. 23, 1782. 

James Anthony of James and Elizabeth, June 28, 1728. 

Portsiiwitth BirtJis and Deaths. — Continued. 

Elizabeth Anthony, Apr. 24, 1725. 
Isaac Anthony, Mar. 7, 1727. 

Sarah Anthony of Abraham and Elizabeth, Apr. 7, 1730. 
Elisha Anthony of Abraham and Elizabeth, Dec. 15, 1732. . 
Jonathan Anthony of Abraham and Elizabeth, Dec. i, 1733. 
Peleg Anthony of Abraham and Elizabeth, Nov. 30, 1735. 
Daniel Anthony of Abraham and Elizabeth, Sept. i, 1738. 
John Anthony, illegitimate son of Belhia Shearman, Apr. 2, 
1722. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 321 

Johannah Anthony of John and Johannah, June 20, 1723. 
Elizabeth Anthony of John and Johannah, May 18, 1728. 
Mary Anthony of John and Johannah, June 6, 1731. 
^^— ^J^EHzabeth Anthony of Albro and Susanna, Apr. 27, 1728. A ^c» 
Patience Anthony of David and Abigail, Sept. 18, 1739. 
Elizabeth Anthony of David and Abigail, Oct. 7, 1741. 
Deborah Anthony of David and Abigail, Jan. 13, 1743. 
Burrington Anthony of David and Abigail, Mar. 3, 1745. 
David Anthony of David and Abigail, Oct. 2, 1748. 
Rebeckah Anthony of David and Abigail, Dec. 31, 1750. 
Abigail Anthony of David and Abigail, Sept. 21, 1753. 
Mary Anthony of David and Abigail, Oct. 2, 1755. 
John Anthony of David and Abigail, Mar. 9, 1760. 
Abraham Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, May 21, 1741. 
Abraham Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, d. Aug. 7, 

1741. 
Alice Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, June 21, 1742. 
Alice Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, d. July 9, 1742. 
Hannah Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, Aug-. 23, 1743. 
Hannah Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, d. Oct. 20, 

■: ^^43- 

^ Elizabeth Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, Nov. 26, 1744. 

Mary Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, Nov. 23, 1745. 

Abraham Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, Nov. 26, 1746. 

Alice Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, Oct. 6, 1748. 

Alice Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, d. Jan. 13, 1749. 

Daniel Anthony of Abraham, Jr. and Mary, May 23, 1750. 

Abraham Anthony of Philip and Mary, Aug. 19, 175 1. 

Abraham Anthony of Philip and Mary, Jan. 18, 1821. 

Ann Anthony of Philip and Mary, Dec. 14, 1753. 

Eunice Anthony of Philip and Mary, Dec. 14, 1753. 

Eunice Anthony of Philip and Mary, d. Dec. 3, 1754. 

Susanna Anthony of Philip and Mary, Dec. 14, 1753. 

Susanna Anthony of Philip and Mary, d. Jan. 5, 1754. 

Phillip Anthony of Philip and Mary, Jan. 19, 1755. 

Phillip Anthony of Philip and Mary, d. Feb. 16, 1755. 

Phillip Anthony, 2d, of Philip and Mary, Feb. 16, 1756. 

Phillip Anthony, 2d, of Philip and Mary, d. Nov. 6, 1777. 

Eunice Anthony of Philip and Mary, Mar. 8, 1759. 

Eunice Anthony of Philip and Mary, Oct. 16, 1777. 

Susanna Anthony of Philip and Mary, Jan. 21, 1761. 

Beriah Anthony of Philip and Mary, Sept. 17, 1762. 

Gideon Anthony of Philip and Mary, June 20, 1766. 

Abraham Anthony of Phillip, Aug. I9,.i75i. d. Jan. 18, 1821. 
-22— 






322 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Lettishe Anthony, (Smith, of Benjamin), his wife, Jan. 14, 

1757. 
Philhp Anthony of Abraham and Lettioh e , Feb. 2, 1784. ^jutcU^i 
Mary Anthony of Abraham and Lettisher Mar. 28, 1785. ^^ 

Mary Anthony of Abraham and Letti s he -^ Mar. 22, 1787. ,, 

Susanna Anthony of Abraham and Lettkke, Dec. 17, 1786. ,, 
Mary Anthony of Abraham and Lettklae, June 23, 1788. // 

Benjamin Anthony of Abraham and Lettish e, Feb. 28, 1790. // 
Eunice Anthony of Abraham and Lrettishe, July 24, 1791. 
Hannah Anthony of Abraham and Lettish^, Sept. i, 1793. 
Stephen Anthony of Abraham and LTettishe, Dec. 24, 1795. / 
Phebe Anthony of Abraham and Lettishe , Mar. 19, 1798. 
Abraham Anthony of Abraham and Lettish^, Oct. i, 1800. 
Wilham Anthony of Joseph and Patience, Oct. 12, 1751. 
Gideon Anthony of Joseph and Patience, Oct. 10, 1753. 
Sylvestor Anthony of Joseph and Patience, Sept. 21, 1755. 
Freeborn Anthony of Joseph and Patience, Feb. 15, 1755. 
Joseph Anthony of Joseph and Patience, Sept. 19, 1761. 
Hannah Anthony of Isaac, Nov. 15, 1753. 
Isaac Anthony of Isaac, Sept. 26, 1755. 
Seth Anthony of Isaac, Feb. 15, 1759. 
Giles Anthony of Isaac, Oct. 20, 1761. 

Ruth Anthony of Isaac and Hannah, 2d wife, July 31, 1765. 
Seth Anthony of Isaac and Hannah, 2d wife, July 27, 1767. 
Rebecca Anthony of Isaac and Hannah, 3d wife. Mar. 30. 

1771. 
Alice Anthony of Isaac and Rebecca, 3d wife, June 10, 1773. 
Isaac Anthony of Isaac and Rebecca, 3d wife, Mar. 13, 1774. 
David Gifford Anthony of William and Sarah, Nov. 8, 1783. 
Patience Anthony of William and Sarah, Oct. 17, 1775. 
Patience Anthony of William and Sarah, Jan. 11, 1797. 
Sarah Anthony of William and Sarah, May 4, 1788. 
Sarah Anthony of William and Sarah, d. Jan. 12, 1797. 
William Anthony of William and Sarah, Sept. 14, 1790. 
Amey Anthony of William and Sarah, Mar. 19, 1792. 
Amey Anthony of William and Sarah, d. Apr. 27, 1797. 
Mary Gifford Anthony of William and Sarah, June 10, 1794. 
Mary Gifford Anthony of William and Sarah, d. Sept. 9. 

1797. 
Mary Gifford Anthony, 2d, of William and Sarah, Sept. 18. 

1796. 
Amey Anthony of William and Sarah, Nov. 20, 1798. 
Joseph W. Anthony of William and Sarah, Apr. 20, 1801. 
Patience Anthony of William and Sarah, Aug. 13, 1803. 
Jonathan Anthony of Qould and Abigail, Dec. 26. 1785. 
Jonathan Anthony of Gould and Abigail, d. Dec. 18, 1870. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 323 

David Anthony of Burrington and Susanna, Apr. 9, 1790. 
Abigail Anthony of Burrington and Susanna, Jan. 7, 1792. 
Burrington Anthony of Burrington and Susanna, Mar. 7, 
1794. 

Asa Anthony of Burrington and Susanna, Aug. 11, 1796. 
Burrington Anthony, Sr., of Burrington and Susanna, died 

aged 80, May 30, 1824. 
Mary Anthony of Beriah and Anna, Oct. 27, 1791. 
Adam Anthony of Beriah and Anna, May 26, 1793. 
George Anthony of Beriah and Anna, Oct. 17, 1794. 
Abigail Anthony of Beriah and Anna, Aug. 31, 1796. 
Susanna Anthony of Beriah and Anna, June 17, 1799. 
John Anthony of John and Cynthia, Nov. 12, 1791. 
Jesse Anthony of John and Cynthia, Nov. 27, 1792. 
Gardiner G. Anthony of John and Cynthia, June 4, 1794. 
Patience Anthony of John and Cynthia, Feb. 19, 1796. 
David Earl Anthony of John and Cynthia, Dec. 19, 1797. 
Clarissa Anthony of John and Cynthia, Jan. 21, 1800. 
Mary Anthony of John and Cynthia, Dec. 22, 1801. 
Cynthia Anthony of John and Cynthia, Feb. 18, 1804. 
John Anthony of John and Cynthia, Aug. 11, 1806. 
Elijah Anthony of John and Cynthia, Oct. 8, 1808. 
Havilah Anthony of John and Cynthia, May 14, 1820. 
Susanna Pearce Anthony of Pearce and Phebe, Aug. 20, 1792. 
Hannah Slocum Anthony of Seth and Abigail, Aug. 30, 1792. 
Elizabeth Anthony of Seth and Abigail, Apr. 7, 1795. 
Samuel Anthony of Seth and Abigail, Mar. 25, 1797. 
Joseph Anthony of Seth and Abigail, Sept. 2, 1799. 
Rowland Anthony of Isaac and Nancy Fish, Dec. 12, 1796. 
Henry Clay Anthony, Portsmouth. R. I., in this branch. 
Edward Anthony, Oct. 10, 1879. 
Isaac Anthony, Dec. 2, 1800. 
Rebecca Anthony, Nov. 5, 1802. 
Eliza Anthony, Oct. 9, 1804. 
Mahala Anthony, Aug. 21, 1807. 
Bashaba Anthony, Jan. 7, 1809. 
Bowers Anthony, Feb. 21, 181 2. 
Alfred Anthonv, Oct. 31, 181 5. 
Darious Anthony of Job and Phebe, Oct. 21, 1802. 
Mary Anthony, Oct. 25, 1804. 
Elizabeth Anthony, July 14, 1807. 

Reuben Anthony of Johnathan and Rachel Feb. 9, 1808. 
Peter Anthony, Feb. 6, 1810. <d. hu-^ Jti'j m^^^^^ **«^.«^-*^. 
Caleb Anthony, Apr. 8, 18 12. 
Martha Anthony, Mar. 12, 18 14. 






324 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Abby Anthony, Feb. 26, 181 6. 

Gould Anthony of Jonathan and Rachel, Mar. 16, 1819. 

Joseph Anthony, July 15, 1823. 

Eliza Anthony of Samuel and Mary, Apr. 11, 1821. 

George B. Anthony, Nov. 16, 1822. 

Sarah Anthony of William and Ruth, Jan. 27, 1823. 

Portsmouth Marriages. 
William Anthony Jr. and Sarah Gifford, June 5, 1783. 
Gould Anthony of Middletown, son of Jonathan and Abigail 

Headly, Mar. 10, 1785. 
Gideon Anthony of Portsmouth and Elizabeth Coggeshall, 

Nov, 19, 1786. 
Joseph Anthony Jr. of Joseph and Susanna Thomas, Apr. 3. 

1788. 
Burrington Anthony of David and Susanna Brownell, Feb. 5, 

1789. 
John Anthony of David and Cynthia Slocum, Dec. 12, 1790. 
Beriah Anthony of Philip and Anna Lawton, July 28, 1791. 
Seth Anthony of Isaac and Abigail Clarke, Nov. 17, 1791. 

Isaac Anthony of and Nancy Fish, Nov. 26, 1795. 

Jonathan Anthony of Gould and Rachel Church, Oct. 27, 

1805. 
David G. Anthony of William and Elizabeth L. Potter, Feb. 

17, 1818. 
Samuel Anthony of Seth and Mary Brownell, Jan. 27, 1820. 

George Anthony of and Merebah Watson, Nov. i, 1821. 

William Anthony Jr. of and Ruth Cook, June 27, 1822. 

Stephen Anthony of and Eliza S. Durfee, June 26, 1823. 

Eliza Anthony of and Jacob Mott, Apr. 14, 1825. 

Joseph W. Anthony of William and Sarah and Alice Potter, 

May 10, 1827. 

Abby Anthony of and Edmund S. Sisson, Dec. 7, 1832. 

Seth R. Anthony of and Abbie Freeborn, Mar. 31, 1835. 

Joseph Anthony of Jonathan and Caroline Wilcock, Nov. 12. 

1842. 
Gould Anthony and Anna Chase, Jan. i, 1844. 
George Brownell Anthony of Sam and Mary and Lucy Ann 

Greene, Oct. 11, 1847. 
Edward Anthony and Mary S. Barker, Sept. 8, 1850. 
Sarah Ann Anthony and David Albro, Nov. 13, 1852. 
Asa B. Anthony, son of David, aged 30, and Mary Ann Fish, 

aged 20, Dec. 15, 1853. 
Joseph S. Anthony and Josephine L. Gould, Mar. 8, 1855. 
Elijah Anthony, son of George, aged 20, and Harriet W. 

Almy, aged 23, Dec. 20, 1855. 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY 325 

Portsmouth Births and Deaths. 

John Anthony of John and Francis, June 28, 167 1. 

John Anthony, d. July 28, 1675. 

Joseph Anthony, Oct. 28, 1673. 

Joseph Anthony, Oct. 16, 1709. 

William Anthony, July 18, 1676. 

William Anthony, d. Feb. 21, 1697-8. 

Susanna Anthony, Jan. i, 1678-9. 

Susanna Anthony, Dec. 8, 1683. 

Mary Anthony, June 16, 1681. 

Mary Anthony, d. May 13, 1684. 

Sarah Anthony, Oct. i, 1683. 

Elizabeth Anthony, Sept. 14, 1686. 
^ Alies Anthony, Apr. 26, 1689. 

Samuel Anthony, Oct. 8, 1691. 

John Anthony of Abraham and Alice, Sept. 17, 1672. 

Susanna Anthony, June 29, 1674. 

Susanna Anthony, d. Aug. 11, 1674. 

Mary Anthony, June 29, 1674. 

Mary Anthony, (/. July 21, 1674. 

WiUiam Anthony, Aug. 31, 1675. 

Susanna Anthony of Abraham and Alice, Aug. 14, 1677. 

Mary Anthony, Dec. 21, 1679. 

Abraham Anthony, Feb. 21, 1682. 

Thomas Anthony, Mar. 31, 1684. 

Alice Anthony, Nov. 22, 1686. 

Alice Anthony, d. Mar. 13, 1704. 

James Anthony, Nov. 22, 1686. 

James Anthony, d. July 8, 171 1. 

x'Xmey Anthony, Apr. 13, 1688. 

Isaac Anthony, Feb. 10, 1690. 

Jacob Anthony, Sept. 15, 1693. 

John Anthony of Joseph and Mary, July 10, 1678. 

Joseph Anthony, Mar. 19, 1682. 

Susanna Anthony, Sept. 24, 1684. 

Thomas Anthony, Mar. 10, 168-. 

Thomas Anthony, d. Feb. 26, 1707. 

John Anthony, d. Aug. 20, 171 5. 

Francis Anthony, wife of John, Aug. 12, 1690. 

Sarah Anthony, wife of John, Sept. 25, 1694. 
/7- ^ r Albro Anthony of John and Susanna, Sept. 25, 1694. 
>- /^6.«'. Sarah Anthony, Aug. i, 1697. 
,9 Tohn Anthony, Dec. 16, 1698-9. ^ ^ . 

Abraham Anthony of William and Mary, Sept. 26, 1696. 

William Anthony of William and Patience, Mar. 13, 1702. 



326 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Abigail Anthony, June 23, 1704. 

Gideon Anthony, d. Aug. 14, 1706. 

Gideon Anthony, Dec. 6, 1747. 

David Anthony, Sept. 19, 1709. 

Susanna Anthony, Sept. 26, 171 2. 

Joseph Anthony, Sept. 4, 171 5. 

Abraham Anthony of JacolD and Hope, Mar. 19, 171^ 

Anne Anthony, Aug. 11, 171 8. 

Jacob Anthony, Sept. 4, 1720. 

Thomas Anthony, Feb. 25, 172 1. 

Richard Anthony, Mar. 18, 1723. 

Job Anthony, Mar. 27, 1725. 

Alice Anthony, Dec. 4, 1727. 

Hope Anthony, Nov. 9, 1729. 

Hope Anthony, Mar. 12, 1729. 

John Anthony, Mar. i, 1730. 

Abraham Anthony of Abraham and Elizabeth, Dec. 9, 1717. 

Mary Anthony, Feb. 9. 1 718-9. 

Edward Anthony, May 3, 1720. 

Edward Anthony, Feb. 6, 1728. 

Thomas Anthony, Oct. 19, 172 1. 

Philip Anthony, Apr. 11, 1723. 

Philip Anthony, d. Sept. 8, 1777. 

Szvanscy Record. 
Benjamin Anthonv of Benjamin and Catherine. 13 da. 4 mo.. 

Mary G. Anthonv of Benjamin and Catherine, 21 da. 6 mo., 

1825. 
Mary G. Anthony, d. 23 da. 10 mo., 1826. 
Mary Anna Anthony of Benjamin and Catherine, 24 da. i 

mo., 1827. 
Benjamin Anthony Sr., d. 24 da. i mo., 1827. 

Buried in Friend's Yard in Coventry. 

161. SMITHFIELD RECORD OF FRIENDS. 

Marriages. 

Eunice Anthony and Job Scott, i da. 6 mo., 1780. (Provi- 
dence Record also). 

Births and Deaths. 

Eunice Anthony of Daniel and Mary, Swansey, 8 da. 7 mo., 
1760. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 327 

James Anthony of Daniel and Mary, Swansey, 14 da. 12 mo., 

1761. 
Remember Anthony of Daniel and Mary, Swansey, 6 da. 10 

mo., 1763. 
Joseph Anthony of Daniel and Mary, Rehoboth, 24 da. s mo., 

1765- 
Richard Anthony of Daniel and Mary, Smithfield, 19 da. 4 

mo., 1767. 
Ruth Anthony of Daniel and Mary, Smithfield, 3 da. 2 mo.. 

1769. 

Daniel Anthony of Daniel and Mary, Smithfield, 10 da. 12 

mo., 1770. 
Alice Anthony of Daniel and Mary, Smithfield, 4 da. i mo., 

1773- 
William Anthony, North Providence, 25 da. 10 mo., 1774. 
Thomas Anthony, North Providence, 27 da. 9 mo., 1776. 

KINGSTOWN RECORDS OF FRIENDS. 

For the towns of South Kingston, Charlestowai, Westerly, 
Hopkinton and Richmond. 



Marriages. 
Sarah Anthony and Joseph Irish, 7 da. 2 mo., 1754. 



PROVIDENCE RECORDS OF FRIENDS. 

Marriages. 

Hannah Anthony and Robert Harkness, i da. 6 mo., 1780. 
Ruth Anthony and Nathan Spencer, 3 da. 5 mo., 1772. 
Alice Anthony and Asa Sission, i da. 5 mo., 1794. 
Joseph Anthony of Daniel and Mary, and Mary Gould of 

John of R. I., 1 80 1. 
Jabez Anthony of Daniel and Mary of Providence, and Ruth 

Fish of Foster, R. I., married at Renselearville, N. Y., 

2 da. 2 mo., 1803. 
Mary Anthony and Nathan Waterman Jackson, 4 da. 11 mo., 

1804. 
Adam Anthony of Portsmouth, son of Beriah and Anna, and 

Sarah Scott of North Providence, daughter of Job and 

Eunice, married at North Providence, 4 da. 9 mo., 

1823. 
Thomas Anthony of Daniel and Anna Knowles of Jonathan. 



328 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



SWANSEY RECORDS OF FRIENDS. 



Marriages. 



James Anthony of William and Mary, and Alice Chase of 
Eber and Mary, all of Swansey, ii- da. lo mo., 1734. 

Abraham Anthony of Abraham and Elizabeth, of Portsmouth, 
R. I., and Mary Chase of Eber and Mary, of Swansey, 
20 da. I mo., 1735. 

Daniel Anthony of James and Alice, deceased, of Swansey, 
and Mary Bowen of Richard and Remember, of War- 
ren, R. I., 13 da. 12 mo., 1759. 

Lois Anthony and Moses Davis, 11 da. 11 mo., 1762. 

Rachel Anthony and Aaron Davis, 19 da. 4 mo., 1764. 

Eunice Anthony and Obadiah Chase, 15 da. 12 mo., 1774. 

Paul Anthony of Job and Abigail, of Taunton, and Elizabeth 
Chase of David and Elizabeth, of Swansey, 31 da. 12 
mo., 1788. 

Lydia Anthony and Nathan Chase, 22 da. 10 mo., 1777. 

Patience Anthony and Nathan Chase, 14 da. 4 mo., 1791. 

Job Anthony of William and Mary, and Abigail Chase of 
Nathan and Lydia, deceased, all of Summersett, 1 1 da. 
9 mo., 1794. 

Job Anthony, of Portsmouth, of Abraham and Mary, de- 
ceased, and Phebe Chase of John and Elizabeth, of 
Summersett, 16 da. 9 mo., 1800. 

Thomas Anthony, of North Kingston, R. L, son of Daniel and 
Mary, both deceased, of North Providence, and Lois 
Chase of Nathan and Lydia, deceased, of Summersett, 
5 da. 6 mo., 1820. 

Appolus Anthony of Berkley, son of Edmund, deceased, and 
Jemima of Taunton, and Elizabeth Lineon of Amasa 
and Elizabeth of Norton, 18 da. 3 mo., 1824. 

Mary A. Anthony and Isaac Mitchel, 9 da. 11 mo., 1842. 

Elizabeth S. Anthony and James Newton, 25 da. 1 1 mo., 
1856. 

SWANSEY RECORDS OF FRIENDS. 

Births and Deaths. 

Job Anthony of William and Mary, h. . 

Stephen Anthony of Job and Abigail, 20 da. 7 mo., 1735. 
Abigail Anthony, wife of Job, dau. of Nathan Chase, d. ig 
da. 8 mo. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 329 

Joseph G. Anthony of Wilham and Content, h. 2 da. 4 mo., 
1802; d. aged 72 yrs. 10 mo. 7 da. Buried opposite 
Friends' Yard, Summersett. Phebe, his wife, dan. 
Abraham Shove and Rebecca, h. i da. 6 mo., 1806; 
d. 24 da. 4 mo., 1882; buried as above. 



Family Record. 

Ehzabeth Slade, Troy, h. 2 da. 12 mo., 1830. 
Wm. Henry Slade, Troy, &. 16 da. 4 mo., 1833, d^- i da. 9 mo., 
1836. 

Mary Slade, Fall River, h. 7 da. 10 mo., 1837, d. 11 da.. 12 

12 mo., 1837, 
Chas. Wm. Slade, Fall River, h. 28 da. 8 mo., 1840, d. 22 da. 

9 mo., 1841. 
Edward Shove Slade, Fall River, h. 19 da. 6 mo., 1845. 
Joseph B. Slade, Fall River, h. 30 da. 7 mo., 1842. 
George Henry Slade, Fall River, h. 26 da. 7 mo., 1847. 
Frances W. Anthony of Appollus and Elizabeth, h. 5 da., 2 

mo., 1837. 
James Anthony of Appollus and Elizabeth, h. 20 da. 9 mo., 

1830. 
Mark Anthony of Edmund and Jemima, b. , Amey S., 

his wife, dau. of Asa Shearman and Elizabeth, b. . 

Children — 

Richard Mott Anthony, Swansey, 22 da. 6 mo., 1840. 
Daniel Sherman Anthony, Fall River, b. 17 da. 11 mo., 1848, 

d. 15 da. 6 mo., 1863, Fall River. 
Jemima Anthony, wife of Edmund, d. 
Sarah Anthony, dau. of Edmund, d. 
Abigail Anthony, dau. of Edmund, d. 26 da. 12 mo., 1862, 

buried Friends' Yard, Freetown. 
Catherine Anthony, d. 14 da. 3 mo., 1854, buried in Friends' 

Yard, Fall River. 

321. Rev. Gardner Thurston Marriages. 

Adrich Anthony and Lydia Stewart, Aug. 15, 1784. 

394. Elder Samuel Littlefield' s Marriages. 

Wm. Anthony and Mary Greene, he of North Providence, 
she of Warwick, Oct. 27, 1803. 



330 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

408. Rev. James Wilson's Marriages. 

(Pastor of Cong. Church, Providence.) 

John Anthony and EHza Williams, m. Sept. 8, 1801. 
Susannah Anthony and Isaac Browning, May 15, 1803. 
Mehi table Anthony and Simeon Ingraham, Dec. 6, 1804. 
Elizabeth Anthony and Stephen Arnold, July 21, 18 14. 
Mary Anthony and Isaac Brownell, Jan. i, 181 5. 
Cordelia Anthony and James W. Young, July 23, 181 5. 
Elizabeth Anthony and James W. Benson, July 27, 1828. 
James G. Anthony and Mary B. Jackson, Jan. 28, 1830. 
Mary B. Anthony and John Waterman, Sept. 26, 1835. 

477. Rev. Stephen Gano Marriages. 

(First Baptist Church, Providence.) 

Levi Anthony and Sarah Sheldon, Dec. 16, 1792. 
Benjamin Anthony and Susan Slack, Mar. 24, 1793. 
John Anthony and Charlotte Battey, Apr. i, 1810. 
Elice Anthony and Samuel Hawkins, Oct. 13, 181 1. 
Phebe Anthony and William Morris, Aug. 9, 181 2. 
John Anthony and Eliza Dawless, Dec. 3, 1820. 

514. Rev. Nathan B. Crocker's Marriages. 

(St. John's Church, Providence.) 
Mary Anthony and James Henderson, Jan. 8, 185 1. 

527. Elder James A. Mcl'vensics Marriages. 

William A. Anthony and Alvira Packard, both of Providence. 
Jan. I, 1843. 

588. Rev. Thomas Shepard's Marriages. 

Gardiner H. Anthony of Fall River and Eliza H. San ford of 

Tiverton, Nov. 23, 1827. 
Mrs. Elizabeth Anthony and Capt. John Springer, Sept. 3, 

1865. 

Rev. Gardner Thurston. 

(Baptist Church, Newport.) 

Gideon Anthony and Abigail Cornell, Portsmouth, Dec. 9, 
1779. 



NOVA SCOTIA BRANCH 



The following is all that it has been possible to gather of 
the Nova Scotia branch of the Anthony family : 

John Anthony (3190), in the vital records of Rhode Island, 
'Tiverton Intentions and Marriages," we find John and Ruth 
Allen, both of Dartmouth, June 22, 1754. The line of con- 
nection back to John, the emigrant, I cannot establish, but 
submit the following pages for the benefit of those interested. 
3190. John Anthony married Ruth Allen, daughter of In- 
crease Allen, June 22, 1754, in Rhode Island, and 
moved to Nova Scotia. 

They had some children in Rhode Island that they did not 
take with them; supposed to have nine children somewhere, 
left with relatives. He had six children born in Nova Scotia. 
Abraham Anthony went to Nova Scotia with John Anthony 
and remained one year, and then returned to Rhode Island. 

John Anthony and his wife and others came to Nova Scotia 
in May, 1760. He was one of the first settlers. Richard, son 
of John, cut his farm out of a solid forest. Andrew Anthony, 
son of Richard, has been a prominent ship-l)uilder in Selma 
for twenty years, under the firm name. Brown &' Anthony, 
Ship Builders. He had no knowledge of ship l^uilding- until 
he was twenty years old, but was a master mechanic at 
twenty-six, and has always been considered a man of rare me- 
chanical ability. Andrew's family of eight boys and four 
girls, all of them alive and healthy, are all teetotalers, with the 
exception of -one or two ; they do not even taste of sweet cider 
nor use tobacco. These traits are hereditary. Andrew's older 
brother, John, a sea captain, was always spoken of as being 
one of the best sailors among the many hundreds who sail 
from our bay. He went to California. There his children all 
married, and are comfortably situated. Both families are li\'- 
ing honest, upright lives, and I know that the home training 
has been to this end. 



3191 
3192 

3193 
3194 

3195 
3196 

3197 
3198 



Children of John Anthony (3190). 
Noah Anthony (3199), ni. Agnes Harvie. 
David Anthony (3257), ni. Miss Burgess. 
James Anthony, m. Miss Tufts of Halifax. 
John Anthony 2d (3352), in. Jenny Densmore. 
Annie Anthony, in.. John Burgess. 
Alice Anthony, in. Ezekial Marsters. 
Abraham Anthony, left in Rhode Island. 
Richard Anthony, left in Rhode Island. 



332 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

3199. Noah Anthony (3191), m. Agnes Harvie, daughter 
of Archibald and Amy Mosher Harvie. He went to 
Nova Scotia in the time of the Revolution, and settled 
in Newport. Noah died in 1849. 

Children — 

3200. Jacob Anthony (3212), b. Feb. 23, 1786, d. Dec. 3, 
1843, in. Rachel Mosher. 

3201. James Anthony (3228), h. Apr. 26, 1788, d. Mar. 17, 
1866, m. Amy Harvie. 

3202. Richard Anthony (3235), h. June 28, d. Sept. i, 
1869, m. Sarah Kirkpatrick. 

3203. Archibald Anthony (3247), h. Oct. 22, 1799, d. Nov. 
9, 1840, in. Lydia Harvie. 

3204. John Anthony, h. Mar. 16, 1804, d. Mar. 19, 1880, 
m. Amy Plarvie. 

3205. Noah Anthony, h. Feb. 2, 1806, killed in the woods 
when 30 years old. 

3206. Amv Anthony (3243), m. William Hanes. 

3207. Ruth Anthony, h. Oct. 3, 1796, d. Apr. 15, 1836, m. 
Archibald Harvie. 

3208. Agnes Anthony, h. Oct. 6, 1794, d. in 1831, m. Jehu 
Mosher. 

3209. Lydia Anthony (3251), h. Feb. 13, 1802, d. May 19, 
1888, m. Joseph Mosher. 

3210. Margaret Anthony, h. Oct. 18, 181 1, d. Jan. 3, 1853, 
m. Stephen Salter. 

321 1. Mahala Anthony, h. Jan. 2, 1814, d. May 26, 1879, ^^ 
Stephen Dimock. 

3212. Jacob Anthony (3200), m. Rachel Mosher. 

Children — 

3213. Job Anthony, m. Meriah P. Harvie. He was born in 
181 7, died in 1864. 

Names of other children are missing. 



3214 

3215 
3216 
3217 
3218 
3219 
3220 
3221 



Children of Job. 

George H. Anthony. 

Mary M. Anthony. 

Rachel Anthony. 

Jacob A. Anthony (3227), b. Apr. 6, 1843. 

Ferdnace E. Anthony. 

Rhoda Anthony. 

Olinda J. Anthony. 

John W. Anthony. 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY 333 



3222 
3223 
3224 
3225 
3226 

3227 



Noah Anthony. 
Thomas F. Anthony. 
Amey A. Anthony. 
Anna Anthony. 
Abel F. Anthony. 



Jacob A. Anthony (3217), married Mary E. An- 
drews. No children. Married Sept. 23, 1892. She 
was born Feb. 12, 1842, at Whitten Hall, Norwich, 
England. Daughter of John Riiffely. 
J. A. Anthony says: "I was born Apr. 5, 1843, i" the 
county of Hants, six miles below the town of Windsor, on a 
farm that lay along the banks of the river Avon. When I was 
three weeks old I was taken to the bedside of my dying 
grandfather, and there he gave me his name and the name of 
his brother, Archibald, deceased at the age of sixteen. 

I made a choice of a seafaring life for about ten years. The 
spring of 1868 I took passage from New York to San Fran- 
cisco by the Pacific Mail Line, and landed here on the twenty- 
third day of April, 1868. Have been engaged in several dif- 
ferent pursuits. At the present time I am preaching the gos- 
pel of Jesus Christ, being an elder in his church. 

3228. James Anthony (3201), son of Noah, ///. Amy Harvie, 
daughter of Archibald Harvie. 

Children — 

3229. Rebecca Anthony (3231). 

3230. Asenath Anthony. 

3231. Rebecca Anthony (3229). ///. John Clark. 

Children — 

3232. Matilda Clark, 111. George Mosher. 

3233. Lucy Clark. 

3234. Emily Clark. 

3235. Richard Anthony (3202), son of Noah. /;/. Sarah 
Kirkpatrick. He died Sept. i, 1869. 

Children — 

3236. Andrew Anthony. 

3237. Benjamin Anthony. 

3238. Amy Anthony. 

3239. John Anthony. 

3240. Sabra Anthony. 

3241. Joseph Anthony. 

3242. Janet Anthony. 



334 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY 




(3227) Jacob Archibald Anthony 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 335 

3243. Amy Anthony (3206), married William Hanes, born 
Apr. 17, 1790, died Nov. i, 1881. 

Children — 

2,244. Joseph Hanes. 

3245. Noah Hanes. 

3246. Mary Hanes. 

3247. Archibald Anthony (3203), married Lydia Harvie. 

Children — 

3248. Daniel Anthony. 

3249. William Anthony. 

3250. Sarah Ann Anthony, in. Archibald Smith. 

3251. Lydia Anthony (3209), married Joseph ^losher. 

Children — 

3252. William Mosher. 

3253. Mahala Mosher. 

3254. George Mosher. 

3255. Noah Mosher. 

3256. Hiram Mosher. 



3257. David Anthony (3192), son of John Anthony ist. 
married Miss Burgess of Rawdon, Hants County. 

C hildren — 

3258. Richard Anthony (3263), b. 1775, m. Jennie Main of 
Noel Shore. 

3259. Noah Anthony, ni. Miss Dalrymple of Douglass. 

3260. Ephraim Anthony. 

3261. Alice Anthony, m. Mr. Northover. 

3262. Daughter killed at Newport Landing. N. S.. by bemg 
dragged by a horse. 

3263. Richard Anthony (3258), son of David Anthony, 
married Jennie Main. 

Children — 
3264 

3265 
3266 
3267 
3268 
3269 
3270 
3271 



Ruth Anthony. 

Robert Anthony. 

Andrew Anthony (3302), ni. Alacia Main. 

Noah Anthony, m. Effa McLeod. 

William Anthony. 

Mary Anthony. 

Rubv Anthony. 

John Anthony (3272), b. Dec. 30, 1828. 



336 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

We came from Nova Scotia, our native home, nineteen 
years ago. My two brothers and myself are all that are living 
in Nova Scotia. My youngest son is a doctor, graduated from 
Cooper Medical College, San Francisco, Cal. He is now at 
Adrian, Mich., in 1895. My two oldest sons are school teach- 
ers; one is principal in Lake County, Cal., the other St. 
Helena, Cal. 

3271. John Anthony (3272). 

3272. John Anthony (3271), son of Richard and Jennie 
Main Anthony, w. Amelia Main, dau. of Richard 
Main, Mar. i, 1855. 

Children — 

3273. Hannah Jane Anthony (3296). h. May 18, 1856, m. 
John Merritt. 

3274. Electa Anthony, b. Jan. 29, 1858, d. Sept. i, i860. 

3275. William Anthony, b. Sept. i, 1859, d. May 20, 1873. 

3276. Adam Lawson Anthony (3282), b. Nov. 4, i860, m. 
Florence Carey. 

3277. John Hamilton Anthony (3288), b. July 22, 1862, ;//. 
Lena Harmon. 

3278. Dr. Richard Anthony, b. May 24, 1865, m. Christa 
Wessels. 

3279. George Anthony, d. 

3280. Alfred Anthony, d. 

3281. Albert Anthony, d. 

3282. Adam Lawson Anthony (3276), married Florence E. 
Carey, Aug. 4, 1880, daughter of Thomas B. Carey. 
She was born May 22, 1856. 

Children — 

3283. Elliott Earle Anthony, b. Sept. 2, 1882. 

3284. William Anthony, b. Oct. 13, 1884, d. Feb. 18, 1887. 

3285. Alice Echo Anthony, b. May 23, 1887. 

3286. Richard Lawson Anthony, b. Aug. 16, 1890. 

3287. Alvin Howell Anthony, b. July 27, 1892. 

3288. John Hamilton Anthony (3277), married Lena Har- 
mon. 

Children — 

3289. Fern Anthony b. Mar. 8, 1890. 

3290. Christella Anthony, b. Oct. 19, 1891. 

3291. John Elwin Anthony, b. Aug. 23, 1897. 

3292. Richard Seldow Anthony (3293), b. Oct. 29, 1901. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 337 

3293. Richard Seldow Anthony (3292), married Christina 
Wessels. 

Children — 

3294. LilHe Amelia Anthony, h. Oct. 19, 1891. 

3295. Christina Estella Anthony, h. Oct. 19, 1892. 



3296. Hannah Jane Anthony [^2^^^), married John F. Mer- 
ritt. 

Children — 



Lyle Merritt, b. May 9, 1881. 

Georg-e E. Merritt, h. May 23, 1885. 

Ethel A. Merritt. /;. June 4, 1886. 

Jennie A. Merritt. h. Sept. 9, 1887, d. Sept. 18, 1887. 

Ruby B. Merritt, h. May 9, il 



3297 
3298 

3299 
3300 

3301 



3302. A-ndrew Anthony (3266), h. July i, 1831, married 
Alacia Ann Main, daughter of Andrew and Elizabeth 
Stanton Main, born May 24, 1840. 

Children 

3303. Robert Munson Anthony (3315). b. Oct. 18, i860, ni. 
Anna B. Crouse. 

3304. Edwin Stewart Anthony (3320), b. Dec. 4, 1862, ni. 
Anna Covey. 

3305. Amanda Anthony (3323), b. Dec. 18, 1864, ni. Fred 
Faulkner. 

3306. Andrew Main Anthony (3331), b. Feb. 15, 1857. ///. 
Sarah Ellis, 2d Selina Murdock. 

3307. Eliza Anthony (3335), b. Mar. 22, 1869, 111. Lewis 
E. Aubrey. 

3308. Leonard Anthony (3344), b. May 7, 1871, ///. Fanny 
Mayes. 

3309. William Anthony (3346), b. June 6, 1872, in. Maggie 
Hamilton. 

3310. George B. H. Anthony (3350), b. May 4, 1874, ///. 
Kate Grant. 

331 1. Bessie Stanton Anthony, b. Dec. 8, 1876. 

3312. Silas Whitman Anthony, b. May 11, 1879. 

3313. Frederick Edson Anthony, b. June 6, 1881. 

3314. Margaret Alacia Anthony, b. Dec. i, 1883. 

—23— 



338 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

3315. Robert Munson Anthony (3303), son of Andrew and 
Alacia A. Main Anthony, married Anna Bell Grouse, 
daughter of Capt. James R. Grouse and Hettie Alex- 
ander Grouse. She was born Apr. 20, 1865. 

Children — 

3316. Hettie Alexander Anthony, b. Oct. 21, 1890. 

3317. Robert Sidney Anthony, h. May 30, 1893. 

3318. Dougles Maitland Anthony, h. June 18, 1896. 

3319. Muriel Elizabeth Anthony, h. Nov. 5, 1898. 

3320. Edwin Stewart Anthony (3304), son of Andrew and 
Alacia Main Anthony of Lower Selmah, Hants Coun- 
ty, Nova Scotia, married Anna M. Covey, daughter of 
James and Rachel Sharp Covey. She was born July 
II, i860. He is secretary of the Empire State Ice 
Harvesters' Association, Coxsackie, N. Y. 

Children — 

3321. Harold M. Anthony, b. Oct. 12, 1889. 

3322. E. Roscoe Anthony, b. Mar. 16, 1893. 

3323. Amanda Anthonv (330^). married Frederick Faulk- 
ner Oct., 1886. 

Children — 

3324. Aveline Faulkner b. Sept. 21, 1887. 



3325 
3326 

3327 
3328 

3329 
3330 



William Andrew Faulkner, b. Jan. 19, 1889. 
Fred Lawson Faulkner, b. Jan. 25, 1891. 
Clifford Faulkner, b. Mar. i. 1894. 
Leonard- Stanley Faulkner, b. Oct. 9, 1895. 
Katie Faulkner, b. Dec. 4. 1897. 
Guy Russel Faulkner, b. Apr. 7. 1899. 



3331. Andrew Anthony (3306), married Sarah Ellis in 
1891. She died in 1895. 2d wife, Selina Murdock. 

Children — 

3332. Marrine Anthony, b. Jan. 28, 1893. 

3333. Ellis Anthony, b. Dec. 24, 1894. 

Second Wife — 

3334. Frank Vivian Anthony, b. Nov. 6, 1898. 

3335. Eliza' Anthony (3307), married Lewis Aubrey Dec. 
24, iT"" 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 339 

Children — 

3336. Addie Welder Aubrey, h. Nov. 30, 1889. 

3337. Alacia Ann Aubrey, h. Sept. 22, 1891. 

3338. William Maynard Aubrey, h. Mar. i, 1893. 
3339- James Fulton Aubrey, h. Apr. 10, 1894. 

3340. Lewis Edwin Aubrey, h. Aug. 18, 1897. 

3341. Andrew Anthony Aubrey, h. June i, 1899. 

3342. Margaret Pearson Aubrey, h. Mar. 7, 1901. 

3343. Infant son, h. July 16, 1903. 

3344. Leonard Stanley Anthony (3308), married Fanny 
Mays Feb. 27, 1896. 

Child — 

3345. Evelyn May Anthony, h. Oct. 28, 1900. 

I 

3346. William Anthony (3309), married Maggie Hamilton 
June, 1896. 

Children — 

3347. Elsie Clare Anthony, h. May 8, 1897. 

3348. Gorgie Merle Anthony, h. Sept. 3, 1899. 

3349. Infant son, h. Apr, 22, 1902. 

3350. George B. Anthony (3310), married Kate Grant 
Mar., 1899. 

Child — 

3351. Silas Whitman Anthony, h. Dec. 13, 1900. 

3352. John Anthony 2d (3194), h. at Newport, N. S., Oct. 
8, 1774, d. Apr. 7, 1 861, married Jennie Densmore. 

Children — 

3353. Mary Anthony, m. Mathew McLean. 

3354 
3355 
3356 
3357 
3358 
3359 
3360 



Agnes Anthony, m. John McLean. 

Lydia Anthony, m. Mr. Densmore. 

Olive Anthony, m. John Laffin. 

Nannie Anthony. 

Jenny Anthony, m. Mr. Forbes. 

John Anthony 3d (3361), ;/;. Mary White. 

James Anthony (3401), m. Mary Ann Hennigar. 



3361. John Anthony 3d (3359)' ^- 1813, d. Oct. , mar- 
ried Mary White. 



340 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



CJiildrcn- 



3362 
3363 
3364 
3365 
3366 

3367 
3368 

3369 



Lyddy Ann Anthony. 

John Anthony 4th (3370). 

James William Anthony (3373). m. Eunice Rines. 

Amy Jane Anthony. 

Noah Anthony (3386), ;//. Sarah Wood. 

Mary Elizabeth Anthony. 

Abraham Anthony. ;//. Mary Ann O'Brien. 

Cinderella Anthony. 



3370. John Anthony 4th (3363), ///. Rachel Green. 

Children — 

3371. Alonzo Anthony (3395), /". Amanda White. 

3372. 



Melissa Anthony, ;/;. Creelman McAskell. 



3373: James William Anthony (3364), married Eunice 
Rines. 

CJiildrcn — 

3374. Clarence Anthony (3397), m. Matilda Anthony. 

3375. Emma Anthony. 

3376. William Anthony. 

3377. Morton Anthony, h. 1873. /;/. Theresa Merritt of Port 
Chester. Conn. 

3378. Estella Anthony. 

3379. Milton Anthony. 

3380. Oswold Anthony. 

3381. Alelia Anthony. 

3382. Aubrey Anthony. 

3383. Maud Anthony. 

3384. Frank Anthony. 

3385. Edgar Anthony. 



3386. Noah Anthony (3366), son of John Anthony 3d. 
married Sarah Wood. She died in 1879. 

Children — 



3387 
3388 

3389 
3390 
3391 



Mag-gie Anthony. 
Lemuel Anthony. 
Syntheline Anthony. 
Amy Anthony. 
Bessie Anthony. 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY 341 

3392. Noah Anthony (3386), marriefl for second wife 
Agnes Wellwood. 

Children — 

3393. Mary Anthony. 

3394. Samuel Anthony. 



3395. Alonzo Anthony (3371), son of John Anthony 4th. 
married Amanda White. 

Cliild — 

3396. LilHan Anthony. 

3397. Clarence Anthony (3374), son of James William An- 
thony, born 1868, married Matilda Anthony in 1891. 

Children — ■ 

3398. Earl Merton Anthony, b. Aug., 1892. 

3399. Ruby Douglas Anthony, b. 1894. 

3400. Ralph Clinton Anthony, b. May, 1896. 

3401. James Anthony (3360), son of John Anthony 2d, b. 
Sept. II, 18 1 7, married Mary Ann Hennigar, b. Feb., 
1 82 1. Both are still living. 

Children — 

3402. Nannie Anthony. 
3403 
3404 



3405 
3406 

3407 
3408 

3409 
3410 



Mary Jane Anthony. 

Jacob Anthony (3411), b. Aug. 14, 1846, d. Julv (5, 
1885. 

Alexander Anthony (3417). 
Richard Anthony (3428). 
John Anthony. 
Samuel Anthony. 
Daniel x\nthony (3433). 

James McGregor Anthony (3437)' ^- Feb., 1864, 
married Phebe Dunn. 



341 1. Jacob Anthony (3404), son of James Anthony, mar 
ried Catherine Hennigar. 

Children — 

3412. Matilda Anthoiiy, b. 1870. 

3413. Bertha Anthony, b. 1871. 

3414. Ruby Douglas Anthony, b. 1873. 



342 , THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

3415. Rachel Anthony, h. 1875. 

3416. Creighton Anthony, h. 1876. 

3417. Arthnr Monroe Anthony, h. 1878. 



3418. Alexander Anthony (3405), ;;/. Ellen Ettinger. 
Children — 



3419 
3420 

3421 
3422 

3423 
3424 
3425 
3426 

3427 



Prescott Anthony. 
Allen Anthony. 
Manrice Anthony. 
Blanche Eveline Anthony. 
Lester Anthony. 
Douglas Anthony. 
Wallace Anthony. 
Netta Anthony. 
Percy Anthony. 



3428. Richard Anthony (3406), married Almeda Ettinger 
in 1881. 

Children — 



3429 
3430 
3431 
3432 
3433 



Lucy Anthony. 
Elorence Anthony. 
Ered Anthony. 
Chalmers Anthony. 
Addison Anthony. 



3434. Daniel Anthony (3409), married Kitty Allen of 
Greenwich, Conn., in 1892. They live in Greenwich. 

Children — 

3433. Daniel Allen Anthony, b. Jan. 8, 1894. 
3436. Virgil Anthony, b. May 22, 1896. 



3437. James M. Anthony (3410), ///. Phebe Dunn, Nov., 
1893- 

CJiildreu— 

3438. Louise Blanche Anthony. 

3439. Talmage Anthony. 

3440. Tennyson Anthony. 

3441. Minnie Anthony. 

3442. Marsden Anthony. 



THE ANTHONY FAMHY 343 

Children of Andrezv and Mahala Anthony. 

3443. Cinderella Anthony, ;;/. ist James W. Harvie of Cali- 
fornia, 2d J. S. Turner, Bishop, Cal. 

3444. Delina Anthony, unmarried. 

3445. Benjamin Anthony, m. Lois Ella Smith, Newport. 

Children of Benjamin Anthony. 

3446. Lillie G. Anthony. 

3447. Linden E. Anthony. 

3448. Thoburn E. Anthony. 

3449. Mabel A. Anthony. 

3450. Wilton M. Anthony. 

3451. Andrew H. Anthony. 

3452. Mary M. Anthony. 

3453. William Austin Anthony. 

3454. Allen Mayne Anthony, b. Dec. 14, 1903, son of R. M. 
Anthony. 

3455. All we know of James Anthony is that he is a son of 
Abraham. Noah Anthony was his great-grandfather. 
Name of grandfather not known. James married the 
daughter of Angus J. McDonald. She was born Nov. 
15, 1865. 

Children — 

3456. Burton F. Anthony, b. June 20. 1887. 

3457 
3458 

3459 
3460 

3461 
3462 

3463 
3464 



Lillian M. Anthony, b. Nov. 6, i! 
Lena S. Anthony, b. Jan. 25, 1891. 
Clifford J. Anthony, b. Oct. 17, 1892. 
Gladys E. Anthony, b. Dec. 25, 1893. 
Elizabeth E. Anthony, b. Mar. 21. 1895. 
Norma E. Anthony, b. Apr. 17, 1897. 
Chester J. Anthony, b. Aug. 19, 1900. 
Mabel G. Anthony, b. Aug. 21, 1902. 



INDEX TO NOVA SCOTIA BRANCH 



ALPHABETICAL LIST OF ANTHONY'S 



319s 
3196 
3197 
3203 
3206 
3208 
3224 
3225 
3226 
3230 
3236 
3238 
3261 
3266 
3276 
3280 
3281 
3285 
3287 
3305 
3306 
3354 
3365 
3368 
3371 
3381 
3382 
3390 
340s 
3417 
3420 

3433 

3451 
3454 

3311 
3391 
3413 
3422 
3445 
3456 
3290 
3295 
3369 
3374 
3416 
3432 
3443 
3459 
3463 
3192 
3248 



Annie 

Alice 

Abraham 

Archibald 

Amy 

Agnes 

Amey A. 

Anna 

Abel F. 

Asenath 

Andrew 

Amy 

Alice 

Andrew 

Adam L. 

Alfred 

Albert 

Alice E. 

Alvin H. 

Amanda 

Andrew M. 

Agnes 

Amy Jane 

Abraham 

Alonzo 

Alelia 

Aubrey 

Amy 

Alexander 

Arthur Munroe 

Allen 

Addison 
Andrew H. 

Allen Mayne 

Benjamin 

Bessie Stanton 

Bessie 

Bertha 

Blanche Eveline 

Benjamin 

Burton F. 

Christella 

Christina E. 

Cinderella 

Clarence 

Creighton 

Chalmers 

Cinderella 

Clifford J. 

Chester J. 

David 

Daniel 



3318 

3409 

3424 

3435 

3444 

3260 

3274 

3283 

3304 

3307 

3322 

3333 

3345 

3347 

3375 

3378 

3385 

3398 

3461 

3218 

3289 

3334 

3384 

3430 

3431 

3313 

3214 

3279 

3310 

3348 

3460 

3273 

3316 

3321 

3190 

3193 

3194 

3200 

3201 

3204 

3217 

3221 

3239 

3241 

3242 

3271 

3277 

3291 

3358 

3359 

3360 



Douglas M 

Daniel 

Douglas 

Daniel A. 

Devina 

Ephraim 

Electa 

Elliott E. 

Edwin S. 

Eliza 

E. Roscoe 

Ellis 

Evelyn M. 

Elsie C. 

Emma 

Estella 

Edgar 

Earl M. 

Elizabeth I 

Ferdnace i 

Fern 

Frank V. 

Frank 

Florence 

Fred 

Frederick ] 

George H. 

George 

George B. 

Gorgie M. 

Gladys E. 

Hannah J. 

Hattie A. 

Harold M. 

John 

James 

John, 2d 

Jacob 

James 

John 

Jacob A. 

John W. 

John 

Joseph 

Janet 

John 

John H. 

John E. 

Jenny 

John, 3d 

James 

John 



3364 
3404 
3407 
3410 
3455 
3209 

3294 
3308 

3355 
3362 
3388 
3396 
3423 
3429 
3438 
3446 
3447 
3457 
3458 
3210 
3211 
3215 
3269 
3314 
3319 
ZZZ2 

3353 

ZZ72 
3377 
3379 
3383 
3387 
3393 
3403 
3412 
3421 
3441 
3442 
3449 
3452 
3464 
3191 
320s 
3222 

3259 
3267 
3357 
5366 
3402 
3426 
3462 



James William 

Jacob 

John 

James M. 

James 

Lydia 

Lillie A. 

Leonard 

Lydia 

Lyddy A. 

Lemuel 

Lillian 

Lester 

Lucy 

Louise B. 

Lillie G. 

Linden E. 

Lillian M. 

Lena S. 

Margaret 

Mahala 

Mary M. 

Mary 

Margaret 

Muriel E. 

Marrine 

Mary 

Mary E. 

Melissa 

Morton 

Milton 

Maud 

Maggie 

Mary 

Mary J. 

Matilda 

Maurice 

Minnie 

Marsden 

Mabel .-- 

Mary M. 

M-abel G. 

Noah 

Noah 

Noah 

Noah 

Noah 

Nannie 

Noah 

Nannie 

Netta 

Norma E. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



345 



3220 


Olinda J. 


3286 


Richard L. 


3408 Samuel 


3356 


Olive 


3292 


Richard S. 


2,222 Thomas F. 


3380 


Oswold 


3303 


Robert M. 


3439 Talmadg2 


3419 


Prescott 


3317 


Robert S. 


3440 Tennyson 


3427 


Percy 


3399 


Ruby D. 


3448 Thoburn E. 


3198 


Richard 


3400 


Ralph C. 


3436 Virgil 


3202 


Richard 


3406 


Richard 


3249 William 


3207 


Ruth 


3414 


Ruby D. 


3268 William 


3216 


Rachel 


3415 


Rachel 


3275 William 


3219 


Rhoda 


3240 


Sabra 


3284 William 


3229 


Rebecca 


3250 


Sarah A. 


3309 William 


3258 


Richard 


3312 


Silas W. 


3376 William 


3264 


Ruth 


33SI 


Silas W. 


3425 Wallace 


3265 


Robert 


3389 


Syntheline 


3450 Wilton M. 


3270 


Ruby 


3394 


Samuel 


34S3 William A. 


3278 


Richard, Dr. 









ALPHABETICAL LIST OF NAMES OTHER THAN 
ANTHONY'S 



3190 
3227 
3335 
3434 
3195 
3257 
3231 
3282 

3315 
3320 
3352 
3211 
3259 

3355 
3437 
3331 
3418 
3428 
3323 
3358 
3350 
3199 
3228 
3247 
3204 
3243 
3207 
3213 
3288 
3346 
3401 
3411 



Allen, Ruth 
Andrews, Mary E. 
Aubrey, Lewis E. 
Allen, Kitty 
Burgess, John 
Burgess, Miss 
Clark, John 
Carey, Florence 
Crouse, Anna B. 
Covey, Anna 
Densmore, Jenny 
Dimock, Stephen 
Dalrymple, Miss 
Densmore, Mr. 
Dunn, Phebe 
Ellis, Sarah 
Ettinger, Ellen 
Ettinger, Almeda 
Faulkner, Fred 
Forbes, Mr. 
Grant, Kate 
Harvie, Agnes 
Harvie, Amy 
Harvie, Lydia 
Harvie, Amy 
Hanes, William 
Harvie, Archibald 
Harvie, Meriah P. 
Harmon, Lena 
Hamilton, Maggie 
Hennigar, Mary A. 
Hennigar, Catherine 



3443 


Harvie, James W. 


3235 


Kirkpatrick, Sarah 


3356 


Laffin, John 


3196 


Marsters, Ezekiel 


3212 


Mosher, Rachel 


3208 


Mosher, Jehu 


3251 


Mosher, Joseph 


3232 


Mosher, George 


3263 


Mam, Jennie 


3302 


Main, Alacia 


3267 


McLeod, Effa 


3296 


Merritt, John 


3331 


Murdock, Selima 


3344 


Mayes, Fannie 


3353 


McLean, Mathew 


3354 


i\.u;Lean, John 


3372 


McAskell, Creelman 


3377 


Merrit, Ineresa 


3261 


Northover, Mr. 


3368 


O'Brien, Mary A. 


3373 


Rines, Eunice 


3210 


Salter, Stephen 


3250 


Smith, Archibald 


3445 


Smith, Lois E. 


3193 


Tufts, Miss 


3443 


Turner, J. S. 


3278 


Wessels, Christa 


3361 


White, Mary 


3386 


Wood, Sarah 


3395 


White, Amanda 


3392 


Wellwood, Agnes 



INDEX 



ALPHABETICAL LIST OF ANTHONY'S 



307 Aaron C. 


2460 Albert M. 


823 


Annie Elizabeth 


734 Abbey 


90 Alfred A. 


891 


Anna Maria 


2270 Abby Eddy 


444 Alfred 


1005 


Annie R. 


2357 Abby L. 


221 1 Alfred G. 


1060 


Annie R. 


1782 Abby M. 


2358 Alfred W. 


1247 


Anna S. 


23 Abigail 


18s Alice 


1274 


Anna 


43 Abigail 


15 Alice 


1287 


Anna E. 


719 Abigail 


197 Alice 


1496 


Anna Alida 


990 Abigail 


221 Alice 


1589 


Annie R. 


959 Abigail 


226 Alice 


1772 


Anna 


lois Abigail 


296 Alice 


1915 


Ann Eliza 


1224 Abigail 


300 Alice 


1997 


Annie E. 


1235 Abigail 


310 Alice 


2192 


Annie Keene 


2853 Abigail 


354 Alice G. 


2201 


Anne R. 


2928 Abner 


429 Alice W. 


2222 


Annie E. 


6 Abraham 


433 Alice 


2533 


Anna L. 


176 Abraham 


640 Alice 


2SSS 


Anna 


183 Abraham 


642 Alice, 2d 


2570 


Anna 


193 Abraham 


683 Alice 


2863 


Anna H. 


207 Abraham 


68s Alice M. 


2908 


Anna M. 


220 Abraham 


loii Alice 


2966 


Ann Maria 


225 Abraham, 2d 


1365 Alice A. 


3007 


Ann 


263 Abraham 


21 14 Alice 


3081 


Annie E. 


524 Abraham 


2132 Alice 


3142 


Anna 


505 Abraham 


2213 Alice Isabella 


3164 


Anna 


631 Abram Lincoln 


2293 Alice Elise 


3174 


Anna 


689 Abraham T. 


-2538 Alice R, 


284s Apollas 


718 Abraham 


2566 AlYce E. 


2898 


Archie 


988 Abraham 


• 2979 Alice E. 


1036 


Arthur R. 


1023 Abraham 


3139 Alice G. 


I2S3 


Arthur K. 


1844 Abram 


3146 Alice 


1270 


Arthur Bruse 


2852 Abraham 


3185 Alice M. 


1656 


Arthur A. 


3 141 Abram 


1288 Alma M. 


1660 


Arthur B. 


3155 Abraham 


1302 Almond 


1395 


Arthur Martin 


3160 Abraham 


1294 Amanda M. 


2633 


Arthur G. 


2922 Ada D. 


1 3 16 Amanda E. 


3000 


Arthur 


1323 Ada D. 


1986 Amanda 


304s 


Arthur 


2708 Ada W. 


3055 Amanda M. 


3121 


Arthur S. 


732 Adam 


1298 Amelia M. 


3124 


Arthur C. 


2420 Adella L. 


1894 Amelia A. 


599 


Asa 


2464 Adeline A. 


200 Amey 


968 


Asa 


31 16 Adeline 


265 Amey 


1012 


Asa 


3067 A. J. 


2138 Amey 


1215 


Asa 


17 Albro 


187 Amy 


1228 


Asa 


45 Albro 


198 Anne 


1314 


Asa 


917 Albert Lee 


229 Anna 


1321 


Asa S. 


473 Albert S. 


316 Anna M. 


919 


Atala Lee 


209s Albert 


506 Annie 


603 


Avis 


191 1 Albert 


700 Annie T. 


750 


Avis 


2467 Albert H. 


726 Anna 


1700 


Azelia E. 



348 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



1 301 Bascom 

442 Bathsheba 

519 Benjamin 
1227 Benjamin 
1243 Benjamin, Jr. 

204 Benjamin 

264 Benjamin 

687 Benjamin M. 

691 Benjamin M. 

692 Benjamin M., 26. 
702 Benjamin M. 
964 Benjamin 

2848 Benjamin 
2934 Benjamin 
2948 Benjamin 
2965 Benjamin F. 
2978 Benjamin L. 
31 14 Benjamin 
3 131 Benjamin H. 

513 Beriah 
103s Bertha 
1399 Bertha Frances 
2205 Bertha 
2988 Bertha 
2991 Bertha 
2998 Bertie 

2002 Bernice Maebella 
2082 Bessie Graff 
2 1 OS Bessie Adeline 
2903 Bessie 

646 Betsy W. 
2260 Betsy t-ddy 
1588 Beulah 

443 Bowers 
2901 Bulah 

1500 Burton C. 
3043 Byron W. 
3050 Byron W. 
2067 Clarence 
2085 Clarence 

2974 Clara A. 

3125 Clara R. 

73 Clifford Mason 

1593 Clifford L. 
82 Clyde Robert 
641 Coggeshall 

1 22 1 Comfort 
812 Content 

2115 Content 

3167 Content 

1558 Cora 

1483 Cornelius 

2064 Curtis 

2258 Cyrus 
972 Cynthia 

1 24 1 Cynthia 
954 Caleb 
991 Caleb, Jr. 

2936 Caleb 

2212 Carl 
978 Caroline 

2263 Caroline S. 



2291 

267s 

3019 

3186 

275 

332 

2269 

2306 

2653 

2457 

58 

72 

116 

125 

360 

459 

463 

476 

650 

694 

765 

792 

977 
1246 
129s 
1318 
1352 
1397 
1495 
1519 
1795 
1862 

1931 
1940 
1999 
2195 
2200 
2264 
2298 
2318 
2356 
2421 
2537 
2569 
2649 
2660 
2672 
2701 
2861 
2996 
3009 
2904 
1013 

91 
1 10 
117 
859 
1028 
289s 
205 
218 
227 



Caroline E. 
Caroline H. 
Caroline 
Caroline A. 
Catherine B. 
Catherine 
Catherine Percy 
Catherine H. 
Celia 
Celia 

Charles S. N. 
Charles Edward 
Charles Newel 
Charles Hopkins 
Chas. E. 
Chas. Center 
Chas. Rowland 
Chas. Raymond 
Charles G. 
Charles G. 
Charles W. 
Charles Wesley 
Chas. Morgan 
Charles W. 
Charles Volney 
Charles V. 
Charles Victor 
Charles Nelson 
Charles Line 
Charles R. 
Charles 
Charles 
Charles D. 
Charles 

Charles Gaylord 
Charles Rhodes 
Charlotte B. 
Charles James 
Charles L. 
Charles Lewis 
Charles L. 
Charles Edward 
Charles C. 
Charles 
Charles 
Charles C. 
Charles F. 
Charlotte 
Charles L. 
Charles 
Charles 
Chester 
Childs 
Clarissa R. 
Clara Rockwell 
Clara Elizabeth 
Clarence Irving 
Clara M. 
Dalas 
Daniel 
Daniel 
Daniel 



318 Daniel W. 

330 Daniel P. 

956 Daniel 

989 Daniel B. 

996 Daniel B. 
1 02 1 Daniel M. 
1632 Daniel 
167 1 Daniel R. 
1676 Daniel. R., Jr. 
2063 Daniel 
21 12 Daniel 
213 1 Daniel 
2458 Daniel S. 
3158 Daniel 

286 Darius 

336 Darwin H. 
25 David 

230 David 

312 David G. 

791 David Mason 

805 David Mason, Jr, 

851 David W. 

899 David Chace 

911 David Brownell 

927 David C, Jr. 

605 David 

951 David 
1225 David, Jr. 
1232 David 
1787 David 
2123 David 
2938 David 
2943 David 
2961 David W. 
3029 David 
3037 David H. 

3063 David E. 

3064 David H. 
3079 David 
3090 David 
3098 David 
3105 David A. 

1 27 1 Donald Eliot 
2718 Donald 
1 35 1 Dorothy 
1824 Dorothy 
83 Earle Charles 

924 Earl C. 
2624 Earl A. 

22,2 Eben 
1030 E. Burt 
2997 Eddie 

478 Edgar Trible 
1955 Edgar 
2068 Edgar Murray 
2352 Edgar W. 
3044 Edgar 
3046 — dgar, 2d 

342 Edith Louise 

960 Edith 
1499 Edith M. 
3129 Edith 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



349 



2823 Edmund 


1958 Eliza A. 




3178 Emily M. 


2849 Edmund, Jr. 


2461 Eliza A. 




357 Emma 


2882 Edmund 


2278 Eliza Harris 


1033 Emma 


2923 Edmund Y. 


4 Elizabeth 




2871 Emma 


2969 Edmund 


14 Elizabeth 




795 Enoch Bower 


3008 Edmond 


29 Elizabeth 




1032 Ernest 


31 12 Edmond 


50 Elizabeth 




985 Ethel Davis 


799 Edna Francis 


53 Elizabeth 




1 5 13 Ethel L. 


1347 Edna Mae 


94 Elizabeth 


M. 


2199 Etta Iva 


3049 Edna K. . 


194 Elizabeth 




2239 Etta 


437 Edward 


212 Elizabeth 




102 Eunice Alvira 


446 Edward 


223 Elizabeth 




507 Eunice 


462 Edward Bowers 


287 Elizabeth 


* 


511 Eunice 


621 Edward 


359 Elizabeth 


D. 


520 Eunice 


636 Edward 


405 Elizabeth 




1963 Eunice 


651 Edward 


593 Elizabeth 




2125 Eunice 


671 Edward G. 


625 Elizabeth 




2254 Eunice 


782 Edward 


717 Elizabeth 




2814 Eunice 


790 Edward Francis 


754 Elizabeth 




2815 Eunice 


801 Edward C. 


762 Elizabeth 


S. 


1324 Eva B. 


848 Edward Mason 


779 Elizabeth 




1509 Ezra 


1708 Edward G. 


783 Elizabeth 




1528 Flora 


60 Edward Newton 


809 Elizabeth 




2198 Flora Belle 


> 93 Edward F. 


83s Elizabeth 


Amanda 


74 Florence Emerson 


Ill Edward 


841 Elizabeth 




1 25 1 Florence Adell 


129 Edward Wood 


930 Elizabeth 


C. 


2012 Florence Gaylord 


751 Edward 


976 Elizabeth 


H. 


2669 Florence E. 


767 Edward S. 


1485 Elizabeth 




2089 Frances Adelle 


1364 Edward L. 


1585 Elizabeth 




2097 Franc 


2191 Edward R. 


1792 Elizabeth 




2557 Francis 


2216 Edward G. 


2072 Elizabeth 




3059 Francis W. 


2463 Edward M. 


2323 Elizabeth 


Keyes 


339 Frank 


2680 Edward D. 


2505 Elizabeth 


C. 


857 Frank H. 


2958 Edward M. 


2560 Elizabeth 




862 Frank Holden 


3068 Edward L. 


2562 Elizabeth 




1304 Frank 


209 Edward 


2651 Elizabeth 




1520 t^rank A. 


271 Edward R. 


2940 Elizabeth 




1663 Frank M. 


1003 Edward J. 


2951 Elizabeth 




1808 Frank W. 


114 Edwin Hume 


2963 Elizabeth 




2265 Frank William 


821 Edwin 


3099 Elizabeth 




2308 Frank 


825 Edwin Perkins 


31 19 Elizabeth 




2321 Frank W. 


1873 Edwin A. 


804 Ella Martin 


2870 Frank 


2657 Edwin L. 


1563 Ella S. 




2877 Frank D. 


597 Elam 


3181 Ella M. 




969 Franklin 


1275 Elen 


2430 E. Lena 




1592 Fred M. 


595 Elijah 


2678 EUery C. 




2878 Fred. W. 


614 Elijah 


1747 Ellen 




313 Frederick 


632 Elijah 


1964 Ellen 




630 Frederick 


366 Eleanor Dwight 


2083 Ellen An 


dersou 


974 Frederick S. 


121 7 Elihu 


3070 Ellen D. 




1248 Frederick A. 


1236 Elihu, Jr. 


3082 Ellena M 




2176 Frederick E. 


1291 Elihu 


331 Elliott 




2327 Frederick William 


131 1 Elihu 


369 Elliott 




2658 Frederick 


215 Elisha 


2086 i^lliott 




3058 Frederick A. 


1004 Elisha D. 


85 Emerson 


Thomas 


757 Gardner 


2945 Elisha 


477 Emily Francis 


884 Gardner, Jr. 


■ 3031 Elisha 


824 Emily Judson 


89s Gardner Shays 


304 Eliza 


1992 Emily Francis 


926 Gardner C. 


439 Eliza 


2299 Emily B. 




1 99 1 Gaylord 


696 Eliza A. 


2319 Emily Backus 


362 Geo. D. 


1238 Eliza 


2554 Emily 




419 George B. 


1724 Eliza H. 


___ 2^67 Emily F. 




466 George Alfred 



350 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



471 George 


Alfred 


299 


Hannah 


2164 Henry 


608 George 




315 


Hannah 


2414 Henry W. 


612 George 




403 


Hannah S. 


2476 Henry Bowen 


629 George 


D. 


521 


Hannah 


2531 Henry J. 


647 George 




610 Hannah 


2568 Henry F. 


677 George 


R. 


618 


Hannah G. 


2676 Henry Allen 


733 George 




628 


Hannah M. 


3014 Henry 


768 George 


H. 


72s 


Hannah 


3062 Henry J. 


793 George 


Moses 


883 


Hannah 


1502 Herbert L. 


854 George 


L. 


979 


Hannah S. 


2932 Hezekiah 


856 George 


W. 


1043 


Hannah D. 


2944 Hezekiah 


864 George 


Lorenzo 


1050 


Hannah D. 


3097 Hezekiah 


980 George 


S. 


1220 


Hannah 


1984 Hicks 


1244 George 


T. 


1231 


Hannah 


2224 Holland 


1286 George 


H. 


1491 


Hannah 


3147 Hope 


1292 George 


T. 


1650 


Hannah I.. 


3150 Hope, 2d 


1317 George J. 


1684 


Hannah 


1584 Horace 


1344 George 


R. 


1885 


Hannah M. 


1276 Howard B. 


1348 George 


V. 


1989 


Hannah 


1 501 Howard L. 


15 12 George 


A. 


2110 


Hannah 


2539 Howard L. 


1 521 George 


C. 


2977 


Hannah M. 


3039 Howard W. 


2102 George 


Briggs 


61 


Harriet Ann 


957 Humphrey 


2170 George 


B. 


303 


Harriet 


967 Humphrey 


2174 George 


H. 


355 


Harriet 


1622 Humphrey 


2359 George 


W. 


1045 


Harriett 


18 10 Humphrey 


2479 George 


Augustus 


1293 


Harriet W. 


1 94 1 Humphrey, Jr. 


2481 George 


William 


1363 


Harriet E. 


1 218 Humphrey 


2673 George 


A. 


2561 


Harriett 


1 5 18 Hyram S. 


2682 George 


A. 


2656 


Harriet J. 


1249 Inez E. 


2715 George 


S. 


2981 


Harriett A. 


1322 Ira R. 


3179 George 


K. 


3013 


Harriet 


1726 Ira A. 


2964 George 




2906 


Harry 


1824 Ira L. 


3094 George 




1356 Harry Powel 


1833 Ira J. 


922 Geraldine B. 


2704 


Harrington T. 


933 Irene S. 


2290 Geraldine Winslow 


806 


Harold Horton 


1350 Irene 


1023 Gersham 


1526 


Harold 


2623 Isabella P. 


1 03 1 Gertrude 


2572 


Harold E. 


2909 Isabella 


1504 Gertruc 


e A. 


1842 


Hattie M. 


2843 Isaiah 


24 Gideon 




2662 


Hattie P. 


188 Isaac 


514 Gideon 




352 


Hazel Eunice 


213 Isaac 


63s Gideon 




1559 


Hazel Bell 


290 Isaac 


639 Gideon 




2203 


Helen 


297 Isaac 


728 Gideon 




2218 


Helen M. 


302 Isaac 


953 Gideon 




2297 


Helen F. 


314 Isaac 


1022 Gideon 




2317 


Helen Forte 


432 Isaac 


292 Giles 




2534 


Helen A. W. 


440 Isaac, Jr. 


301 Giles 




2860 


Helen IVi. 


604 Isaac 


329 Giles 




2686 


Helen T. 


1742 Isaac 


638 Giles 




95 


Henrietta Crosby 


48 Israel Church 


645 Giles 




3127 


Henrietta R. 


752 Israel 


1303 Gilbert 




88 


Henry Laurens 


777 Israel 


1529 Gladys 




lOI 


Henry G. 


778 Israel 


592 Gould 




361 


Henry G. 


815 Israel 


367 Grace 


Elliott 


422 


Henry Clay 


889 Israel 


1026 Grace 


H. 


574 


Henry Clay 


992 Jabez 


20 I I Grace 


Georgie 


624 


Henry 


2136 Jabez 


1640 Guelma P. 


699 


Henry T. 


189 Jacob 


105 Hadel 




832 


Henry Randall 


598 Jacob 


1730 Hallie 


P. 


837 


Henry Francis 


1679 Jacob M. 


222 Hannah 


853 


Henry Perry 


3143 Jacob, Jr. 


233 Hanna 


1 


1855 


Henry A. 


3156 Jacob 


289 Hannah 


2098 Henry 


186 James 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



351 



202 
231 

573 
616 

€>37 
681 
697 
816 
929 
1878 
2126 
2168 
2256 
2287 
2292 
2296 
2316 
2423 
2474 
2501 
2558 
2650 
2717 
2842 
2851 
2910 

2933 
2972 
3018 
3028 
3048 
3057 
3149 
327 
649 
1000 
2309 
3083 

3093 

1492 

428 

84s 

2942 

2955 
3030 
2271 

1524 
1971 

2873 

203 

234 

749 

966 

971 

2813 

2820 

2846 

2881 

314s 



19 



James 

James 

James Barstow 

James 

James 

James W. 

James E. 

James 

James E. 

James 

James 

James Coggeshall 

James 

James Lewis 

James Stowell 

James S. 

James Sargent 

James Dwight 

James Greene 

James B. 

James 

James S. 

James 

James 

James H. 

James Y. 

James 

James 

James S. 

James H. 

James W. 

James M. 

James 

Jane Butler 

Jane 

Jane H. 

Jane 

Jane L. 

Jane 

Jay M. 

Jennie L. 

Jeremiah W. 

Jeremiah 

Jeremiah W. 

Jeremiah W. 

Jerusha Keyes 

Jesse 

Jessie 

Jesse, 

Job 

Job 

Job 

Job 

Job 

Job 

Job. Jr. 

Job 

Job K. 

Job 

John 

John 

John 



Dr. 



31 John 


761 


Joseph Chace 


42 John, Jr. 


766 Joseph B. 


44 John, 2d 


774 


Joseph S. 


62 John Hopkins 


1024 


Joseph G. 


92 John Oscar 


1767 


Joseph 


128 John Albro 


2128 


Joseph 


130 John H. 


2166 


Joseph B. 


177 John 


2175 


Joseph Bowen 


196 John 


2189 Joseph Bowen 


199 John, 2d 


2194 


Josepft Bowen 


686 John T. 


2459 


Joseph 


69s John R. 


2504 


Joseph 


756 John, Jr. 


2968 Joseph 


785 Rev. John 


2970 


Joseph 


788 John Nelson 


2987 Joseph 


789 John Nelson 


465 Josephine R. 


802 John Clinton 


576 Josephine L. 


88s John 


602 


Josiah 


1222 John 


729 


Joshua 


1230 John Mason 


1804 Joshua 


134s John Lewis 


1817 


Joshua 


1556 John 


1826 


Joshua 


1759 John 


1229 


Judith 


1840 John W. 


1981 


Judith 


1980 John 


1802 


Julia 


2165 John Gould 


2237 


Julia C. 


2193 John Francis 


2295 


Julia B. 


2204 John G. 


2315 


Julia Backus 


2326 John Richard 


328 


Julius Phelps 


2419 John B. 


341 


Julius Brooks 


2432 John Clarkson 


2850 


Julius C. 


2563 John 


2892 


Julius C. 


2812 John 


2238 


Katherine L. 


2824 John 


2354 


Kate J. 


2993 John 


2946 


Keziah 


3061 John B. 


301S 


Keziah 


3148 John 


1252 


Laura F. 


3 1 61 John 


2223 


Laura C. 


3172 John A. 


3073 


Laura W. 


3177 John L. 


3016 


Lauretta B. 


3180 John H. 


3056 


Lauretta B. 


3184 John T., Jr. 


3069 


Lauretta B. 


216 Jonathan 


2431 


Lenora 


594 Jonathan 


i860 


Leonard F. 


758 Jonathan 


1349 


Letta B. 


811 Jonathan 


1987 


Levi 


888 Jonathan 


131S 


Lewis H. 


898 Jonathan Chace 


2267 


Lewis William 


5 Joseph 


3078 


Lewis M. 


9 Joseph 


2869 


Libbie 


27 Joseph 


112 


Lillie S. 


34 Joseph 


622 


Lois 


54 Joseph 


932 


Lois R. 


67 Joseph R. J. 


846 


Lorenzo Dow 


404 Joseph 


2956 


Lorenzo D. 


427 Joseph S. 


1341 


Lottie C. 


607 Joseph 


3036 


Lottie 


609 Joseph, 2d 


2817 


Louis 


613 Joseph S. 


6s 


Louisa Jane 


690 Joseph S. 


627 


Louise W. 


704 Joseph S. 


70s 


Louisa 



352 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



1250 Louise Phoebe 
1300 Louisa 
2320 Louise W. 
2417 Louise W. 
2705 Louise 
3084 Loviisa D. 

228 Lucy 
2010 Lucy Dutcher 
2220 Lucretia S. 

470 Luther Francis 

844 Luther 
2935 Luther 
2954 Luther 
2982 Luther 
2992 Luther 

7SS Lydia 

776 Lydia 

813 Lydia 

849 Lydia 

886 Lydia 
1 014 Lydia M. 
1049 Lydia W. 
1234 Lydia 
1290 Lydia A. 
1489 Lydia 
225s Lydia 
2266 Lydia Carter 
2322 Lydia C. 
2499 Lydia 
2652 Lydia 
2816 Lydia 
2959 Lydia 
3006 Lydia 
3017 Lydia A. 
3188 Lydia G. 
1484 Lyman 
2465 Lyman H. 

676 Mabel A. 
2433 Mable 
2621 Mabel V. 

441 Mahal a 

468 Mahala 

887 Mahala 
2893 Marcus J. 

3032 Mareus M. 

31 17 Mareus M. 
633 Margaret 

1283 Margaret E: 
135s Margaret 
2217 Margret F. 

800 Maria Evelyn 

850 Maria L. 
1019 Mariah 
241S Maria P. 
2960 Maria L. 
2967 Maria 
2971 Maria 
2975 Maria E. 

1284 Marion 
1525 Marion 
2684 Marion E. • 



2073 
126 

2841 

2854 
308 
337 

2219 
12 

55 
118 
179 
182 

19s 
208 
224 
261 
301 
305 
338 
364 
472 
518 
575 
580 

591 



7iT^ 

764 

794 

847 

855 

894 

931 

949 

1007 

1214 

1237 

1340 

1490 

1497 

1557 

1988 

2066 

2088 

2101 

21 1 1 

2137 
2171 
2172 
2196 
2257 
2268 
2305 
2355 
2422 
2502 
2535 
2559 
2571 
2646 



Marjorie R. 

Mark Anthony 

Mark 

Mark 

Martha J. 

Martha L. 

Martha H. 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary Elvira 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary B. 

Mary 

Mary v,. 

Mary Elizabeth 

Alary Josephine 

Mary 

Mary Ann 
Mary 
Mary 

Mary M. 

Mary A. 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary Elizabeth 

Mary Ann 

Mary E. 

Mary Buffum 

Mary Jane 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary L 

Mary E. 

Mary S. 

Mary 

Mary Ann 

Mary Jane 

Mary 

Mary A. 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary Gould 

Mary Gould 

Mary Elizabeth 

Mary Chase 

Mary Elizabeth 

Mary 

Mary C. 

Mary Chase 

Mary A. 

Mary E. 

Mary 

Mary 

Mary 



2674 
2949 
2957 
3035 
3065 
3080 
3092 

1233 
1488 
1017 

167s 
2622 
2700 
2926 
447 
1591 
3152 
3189 
1582 
1503 
2917 
2104 
1865 
2632 

365 

780 

786 

2667 

49 

309 

670 

2096 

3166 

3175 

2937 

2941 

3096 

3111 

3126 

276 

351 

356 

1396 

1514 

2707 

2872 

1398 

1326 

319 

3113 

1325 

i486 

2677 

115 

68 

1319 

420 

814 

1561 

2819 

1343 



Mary 

Mary B. 

Mary A. 

Mary E. 

Mary A. 

Mary B. 

Mary B. 

Mason 

Mason 

Matilda 

Maude 

Maud E. 

Maude 

Maurice B. 

Medora 

M. Ella 

Mercy 

Mary E. 

Merritt 

Mildred 

Mildred Y. 

Millie Jessie 

Minnie B. 

Minnie V. 

Miriam Margaret 

Moses 

Moses 

Myra S. 

Nancy 

Nancy M. 

Nancy N. 

Nancy 

Nancy 

Nancy 

Nathan 

Nathan 

Nathan 

Nathan 

Nathan J. 

Nellie G. 

Nellie Louisa 

Nellie 

Nellie May 

Nellie E. 

Nellie 

Ney 

Niobe Augusta 

Ola L. 

Olive P. 

Oliver S. 

Ora R. 

Oren 

Oren 

Orilla Rockwell 

Orlando Wood 

Orvil A. 

Patience 

Patience 

Paul 

Paul 

Pauline 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



353 







2324 Pauline 


2130 


Ruth 


955 Seth 




716 Peckham 


2325 


Ruth Porter 


965 Seth 




217 Peleg 


2703 


Ruth L. 


2061 Seth 




679 Peleg C. 


3132 


Ruth E. 


2822 Seth 




3173 Peleg 


1342 


Sadie Grace 


1830 Sidney 




2929 Peleg 


652 


Sally Ann 


2687 Sidney S. 




335 Permelia 


680 


Sally R. 


3182 Sidney W. 




• 842 Perry 


881 


Sally 


1487 Sila Ann 




2952 Perry 


16 


Samuel 


601 Silas 




523 Phebe 


33 


Samuel 


3123 Silas R. 




643 Phebe 


52 


Samuel 


2857 Simeon H. 




897 Phebe Slade 


89 


Samuel Newel 


1983 Smith 




1242 Phebe 


103 


Samuel Warrens 


984 Sophia Thomas 




2094 Phebe 


406 


Samuel 


2221 Sophia 0. 




211 Philip 


819 


Samuel G. 


1044 Sophia W- 




509 Philip 


831 


Samuel 


2980 Stella A. 




510 Philip, 2d 


1775 


Samuel 


522 Stephen S. 




y27 Philip 


13 


Sarah 


995 Stephen M. 




818 Philip S. 


41 


Sarah 


3153 Stephen 




309s Philip B. 


51 


Sarah, 2d 


2947 Submit 




615 Rachel 


71 


Sarah 


623 Susan 




2818 Rachel 


214 


Sarah 


735 Susan 




2924 Ralph H. 


23s 


Sarah 


834 Susan Jane 




475 Ralph Carpenter 


317 


Sarah 


963 Susan 




2824 Ralph H. 


3321/2 Sarah P. 


981 Susan Maria 




2916 Ralph 


423 


Sarah E. 


1904 Susan 




64 Rebecca J. 


620 


Sarah 


2065 Susan 




295 Rebecca 


72,7 


Sarah G. 


2532 Susan M. 


M 


438 Rebecca 


753 


Sarah 


2648 Susan 


■ %^-iJ_2 


817 Rebecca 


781 


Sarah 


2876 Susan A. 


J -u o -ci ** ^ 


2470 Rebecca 


810 


Sarah 


2880 Susan H. 




2506 Rebecca 
2127 Remember 


822 
896 


Sarah Melissa 
Sarah Chace 


1 1 Susanna 
26 Susanna 


=5 O.-3'^s*^ * 


2931 Reuben 


925 


Sarah Ann 


178 Susanna 


720 Rhoda 


962 


Sarah 


181 Susanna 


722 Rhoda 


1002 


Sarah A. 


508 Susanna 


3162 Rhoda 


1016 


Sarah 


512 Susanna, 2d 


:3 L ^ 


2129 Richard 


1089 


Sarah Soule 


517 Susanna 


) 0) ■ 


2259 Richard 


1493 


Sarah Jane 


1 2 19 Susanna 


3^- 


2261 Richard B. 


2062 


Sarah 


1982 Susanna 




2294 Richard Carlyle 


2135 


Sarah 


723 Sylvester 


'>i^ 




2919 Richard M. 


2173 


Sarah Benson 


2689 Sylvia H. 


ssg-Ss 




3157 Richard 


2353 


Sarah B. 


2925 Theodore M. 


; *^:=: SdW 




81 Robert Kimble 


2482 


Sarah J. 


184 Thomas 


S^§-|5 




2107 Robert Garfield 


2500 


Sarah K. 


210 Thomas 


•3 "^ .-; 

B^ S =! S 




2716 Roger M. 


2556 


Sarah H. 


272 Thomas 


i ^ s: ■:: rf 


27T, Rowland C. 


2644 


Sarah 


577 Thomas Ewing 




436 Rowland 


2847 


Sarah 


2134 Thomas 




460 Rowland 


2855 


Sarah 


2190 Thomas Rhodes 




2930 Rufus 


2858 


Sarah 


2503 Thomas E. 




262 Ruth 


3010 


Sarah 


2530 Thomas L. 




293 Ruth 


3034 


Sarah J. 


2SS3 Thomas 




333 Ruth F. 


3091 


Sarah -A. 


2565 Thomas I. 




434 Ruth 


3118 


Sarah 


3144 Thomas 




600 Ruth 


3163 


Sarah 


3154 Thomas 




807 Ruth Goodwin 


2862 


S. Emma 


3060 Thomas S. 




882 Ruth 


474 


Seraphine 


578 Timothy Durfee 




958 Ruth 


291 


Seth 


2084 Townsend 




1353 Ruth 


294 


Seth 


2821 Tryphena 






21 13 Ruth 


407 


Seth Russell 


948 William 



-24— 



352 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

1250 Louise Phoebe 2073 Marjorie R. 2674 Mary 

1300 Louisa 126 Mark Anthony 2949 Mary B. 

2320 Louise W. 2841 Mark 2957 Mary A. 

2417 Louise W. 2854 Mark 3035 Mary E. 

2705 Louise 308 Martha J. 3065 Mary A. 

3084 Louisa D. 337 Martha L. 3080 Mary B, 

228 Lucy 2219 Martha H. 3092 Mary B. 

2010 Lucy Butcher 12 Mary 1233 Mason 

2220 Lucretia S. 55 Mary 1488 Mason 

470 Luther Francis 118 Mary Elvira 1017 Matilda 

844 Luther 179 Mary 1675 Maude 

2935 Luther 182 Mary 2622 Maud E. 

2954 Luther 195 Mary 2700 Maude 

2982 Luther 208 Mary 2926 Maurice B. 

2992 Luther 224 Mary 447 Medora 

755 Lydia ' 261 Mary 1591 M. Ella 

776 Lydia 301 Mary B. 3152 Mercy 

813 Lydia 305 Mary 3189 Mary E. 

849 Lydia 338 Mary ^. 1582 Merritt 

886 Lydia 364 Mary Elizabeth 1503 Mildred 

1014 Lydia M. 472 Mary Josephine 2917 Mildred Y. 

1049 Lydia W. 518 Mary 2104 Millie Jessie 

1234 Lydia 575 Mary Ann 1865 Minnie B. 

1290 Lydia A. 580 Mary 2632 Minnie V. 

1489 Lydia 591 Mary 365 Miriam Margaret 

2255 Lydia 682 Mary M. 780 Moses 

2266 Lydia Carter 698 Mary A. 786 Moses 

2322 Lydia C. 731 Mary 2667 Myra S. 

2499 Lydia 764 Mary 49 Nancy , 

2652 Lydia 794 Mary Elizabeth 309 Nancy M. ^SSSgg'w] 

2816 Lydia 847 Mary Ann 670 Nancy N. p3S-."<55 5' 

2959 Lydia 855 Mary E. 2096 Nancy >fl="3.»^jOp 

3006 Lydia 894 Mary Bufi'um 3166 Nancy |-5'»(oSw,'- 

3017 Lydia A. 931 Mary Jane 3175 Nancy rs:s'p5S'i, 

3188 Lydia G. 949 Mary 2937 Nathan '^'^S^" = '' 

1484 Lyman 1007 Mary 2941 Nathan 

2465 Lyman H. 1214 Mary 3096 Nathan S'^j 

676 Mabel A. 1237 Mary 31 11 Nathan 

2433 Mable 1340 Mary L 3126 Nathan J. ^2°^ 

2621 Mabel V. 1490 Mary E. 276 Nellie G. 't. " 

441 Mahala 1497 Mary S. 351 Nellie Louisa ^"S^n 

468 Mahala 1557 Mary 356 Nellie '* 

887 Mahala 1988 Mary Ann 1396 Nellie May 

2893 Marcus J. 2066 Mary Jane 15 14 Nellie E. 






3032 Mareus M. 2088 Mary 2707 Nellie S-l?"??'! 

31 17 Mareus M. 2101 Mary A. 2872 Ney 

633 Margaret 21 11 Mary 1398 Niobe Augusta 

1283 Margaret E. 2137 Mary 1326 Ola L. 
I3S5 Margaret 2171 Mary Gould 319 Olive P. 
2217 Margret F. 2172 Mary Gould 31 13 Oliver S. 

800 Maria Evelyn 2196 Mary Elizabeth 1325 Ora R. 

850 Maria L. 2257 Mary Chase i486 Oren 

1019 Mariah 2268 Mary Elizabeth 2677 Oren 

2415 Maria P. 2305 Mary 115 Orilla Rockwell 

2960 Maria L. 2355 Mary C. 68 Orlando Wood 

2967 Maria 2422 Mary Chase 13 19 Orvil A. 

2971 Maria 2502 Mary A. 420 Patience 

2975 Maria E. 3535 Mary E. 814 Patience 

1284 Marion 2559 Mary 1561 Paul 
1525 Marion 2571 Mary 2819 Paul 
2684 Marion E. • 2646 Mary 1343 Pauline 



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353 



2324 
716 
217 
679 

3173 
2929 

335 

• 842 

2952 

523 

643 

897 

1242 

2094 

211 

509 

510 

727 

818 

3095 

61S 

2818 

2924 

475 

2824 

2916 

64 

29s 

438 

817 

2470 

2506 

2127 

2931 

720 

722 

3162 

2129 

2259 

2261 
2294 

2919 

3157 

81 

2107 
2716 

273 

436 

460 

2930 

262 

293 

333 
434 
600 
807 
882 
9S8 
1353 
2113 



Pauline 

Peckham 

Peleg 

Peleg C. 

Peleg 

Peleg 

Permelia 

Perry 

Perry 

Phebe 

Phebe 

Phebe Slade 

Phebe 

Phebe 

Philip 

Philip 

Philip, 2d 

Philip 

Philip S. 

Philip B. 

Rachel 

Rachel 

Ralph H. 

Ralph Carpenter 

Ralph H. 

Ralph 

Rebecca J. 

Rebecca 

Rebecca 

Rebecca 

Rebecca 

Rebecca 

Remember 

Reuben 

Rhoda 

Rhoda 

Rhoda 

Richard 

Richard 

Richard B. 

Richard Carlyle 

Richard M. 

Richard 

Robert Kimble 

Robert Garfield 

Roger M. 

Rowland C. 

Rowland 

Rowland 

Rufus 

Ruth 

Ruth 

Ruth F. 

Ruth 

Ruth 

Ruth Goodwin 

Ruth 

Ruth 

Ruth 

Ruth 



2130 Ruth 
2325 Ruth Porter 
2703 Ruth L. 
3132 Ruth E. 
1342 Sadie Grace 
652 Sally Ann 
680 Sally R. 
881 Sally 
16 Samuel 
33 Samuel 
52 Samuel 
89 Samuel Newel 
103 Samuel Warrens 
406 Samuel 
819 Samuel G. 
831 Samuel 
1775 Samuel 
13 Sarah 
41 Sarah 
51 Sarah, 2d 
71 Sarah 
214 Sarah 
235 Sarah 
317 Sarah 
332^^ Sarah P. 
423 Sarah E. 
620 Sarah 
737 Sarah G. 
753 Sarah 
781 Sarah 
810 Sarah 
822 Sarah Melissa 
896 Sarah Chace 
925 Sarah Ann 
962 Sarah 
1002 Sarah A. 
1016 Sarah 
1089 Sarah Soule 
1493 Sarah Jane 
2062 Sarah 
213s Sarah 
2173 Sarah Benson 
2353 Sarah B. 
2482 Sarah J. 
2500 Sarah K. 
2556 Sarah H. 
2644 Sarah 
2847 Sarah 
285s Sarah 
2858 Sarah 
3010 Sarah 
3034 Sarah J. 
3091 Sarah -A. 
31 18 Sarah 
3163 Sarah 
2862 S. Emma 
474 Seraphine 
291 Seth 
294 Seth 
407 Seth Russell 



955 Seth 

965 Seth 
2061 Seth 
2822 Seth 
1830 Sidney 
2687 Sidney S. 
3182 Sidney W. 
1487 Sila Ann 

601 Silas 
3123 Silas R. 
2857 Simeon H. 
1983 Smith 

984 Sophia Thomas 
2221 Sophia O. 
1044 Sophia W- 
2980 Stella A. 

522 Stephen S. 

995 Stephen M. 
3153 Stephen 
2947 Submit 

623 Susan 

735 Susan 

834 Susan Jane 

963 Susan 

981 Susan Maria 
1904 Susan 
2065 Susan 
2532 Susan M. 
2648 Susan 
2876 Susan A. 
2880 Susan H. 
1 1 Susanna 
26 Susanna 

178 Susanna 

181 Susanna 

508 Susanna 

512 Susanna, 2d 

517 Susanna 
1 21 9 Susanna 
1982 Susanna 

723 Sylvester 
2689 Sylvia H. 
2925 Theodore M. 

184 Thomas 

210 Thomas 

272 Thomas 

577 Thomas Ewing 
2134 Thomas 

2190 Thomas Rhodes 
2503 Thomas E. 
2530 Thomas L. 
2553 Thomas 
2565 Thomas I. 
3144 Thomas 
3154 Thomas 
3060 Thomas S. 

578 Timothy Durfee 
2084 Townsend 

2821 Tryphena 
94S William 



-24- 



354 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



982 William 


Smith 


3120 


William B. 


2009 


Willard Elmore 


987 William 




3187 


William James 


I 


William E. 


1020 William 


G. 


1990 


Walace 


10 


William 


1027 William 


J. 


2896 


Walace 


22 


William , 


1047 William 


S. 


797 


Walter 


2>2 


William 


1088 William 


Penn 


858 


Walter Eugene 


46 


William 


1240 William 




918 


Walter Robinson 


57 


William Church 


1312 Willie 




1400 


Walter Bennet 


66 


William Lovejoy 


1510 William 


A. 


1586 


Walter W. 


132 


William 


1522 Willie 




2288 


Walter Melville 


180 


William 


1835 William 


H. 


2681 


Walter T. 


192 


William 


1966 William 


W. 


2899 


Walter 


201 


William. 2d 


2099 William 




3038 


Walter L. 


270 


William R. 


2133 William 




1555 


Warren 


311 


William G. 


2307 William 


Harris 


1667 


Wendell P. 


425 


William B. 


2473 William 


Wilson 


2709 


Wendell P. 


467 


Willie Harold 


2625 William 


H. 


843 


Wheeler 


617 


William 


2645 William 


H. 


2953 


Wheeler 


693 


William C. 


2647 William 


H., 2d 


2897 


Wilford 


748 


William 


2655 William 


A. 


2875 


Willis J. 


760 


William, Jr. 


2001 William 


N. 


2106 


Willis Burton 


763 


William H. 


2994 Willie 




1583 


Willis E. 


860 


William Herbert 


3072 William 


A. 


920 


Willard Bullock 


86s 


William Addison 



ALPHABETICAL LIST OF NAMES OTHER THAN 
ANTHONY'S 



2 Albro. Susanna 
69 Adams, Sarah 

123 Applegate, Catherine 

490 Almy, Elizabeth 

519 Almy, Catherine 

626 Almy, Harriet W. 

630 Anthony, Sarah L. 

664 Atwood, Sarah M. 

742 Arnold, Abbey E. 

773 Anthony, Anginette 

840 Anthony, Elizabeth 

826 Arnold,' Geo. 

915 Altham, Geo. 

943 Armstrong, Wm. W. 

820 Aldrich, Desire 
12 1 3 Allen, Waite 
1045 Almy, Richard 
1 1 17 Ashley, David 
1767 Ades, Amey 
1772 Andrews, Josiah J. 
18 1 Q Andrews, Sarah L. 
2848 Alen, Julia A. 
2885 Ainslie, William C. 
2900 Avery, Anna 
2905 Ault, Cora 



3175 


Allen, William 


3184 


Allen, Maria 


1222 


Alen, Susanna 


I4IO 


Alen, James 


1230 


Alen, Mary 


1237 


Angel, Benjamin 


1296 


Alexander, J. H. 


1330 


Allen. George 


I57I 


Alen. Laura M. 


2030 


Alexander. William 


2035 


Allen, Lydia 


2089 


Adams, Charles G. 


2I18 


Arnold. Neheniiah 


2176 


Adie. Julia P. 


2358 


Angell. Harriet W. 


2366 


Arnold. A. S. 


. 2637 


Arnold. Daniel 


2639 


Aldrich, Elisha 


2654 


Arnold. Hannah 


2788 


Arnold. Edward H. 


2779 


Angell. Frederick A. 


2771 


Angell. Henry F. 


2774 


Angell. Albert C 


2783 


Angell, Irving 


168 


Barton, Mary 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



355 



169 Barber, Sarah 
54 Bryant, Harriet 
281 1 Bush, Abigail 
230 Battey, Amey 
230 Battey, Dorcas 

261 Barker, James 

262 Barker, Mathew 
269 Barker, Catherine 
271 Bowker, Adeline A. 
340 Brooks, Mary A. 
382 Brookfield, L. E. 
374 Bassett, Orville 
404 Barber, Anna 

418 Brownell, Mary 
452 Biswell, O. P. 
466 Barney, Anna L. 
500 Barker, Mary E. 
322 Blithers, Elizabeth 
518 Baker, Job 
557 Baker, Job 
544 Babcock, Sarah M. 
563 Bois, James 
668 Bowen, William A. 
701 Ball, Rebecca 
775 Baker, Sarah 
784 Butterworth, Persis 
836 Baker, Irene 
876 Buchanan, Maria E. 
912 Borden, John H. 
gii Brownell, Abbey W. 
917 Bullock, Anna E. 
921 Bidwell, Myrtle W. 
986 Briggs, Lovina 
1042 Barker, Eliza 
1076 Burtis, Lewis 
1029 Bowles, Charlotte 
1058 Barker, Zephaniah 

1052 Beetle, • 

1 1 00 Bennet, Honor 
1 102 Brooks, Ory 
1 1 56 Brooks, Thos. 
1 180 Bowen, J. W. 
1210 Bowen, J. W. 
1645 Baker, Geo. L. 
1656 Brown, Martha 
1660 Bodine, Laura 
1708 Burton, Sarah 
1730 Beals, Eliza 
1742 Braisted, Minerva O. 
1775 Benedict, Mary E. 
1804 Butler, Lydia R. 
1 810 Bush, Phoebe C. 
1817 Buffington, Lydia 
1904 Brown, Timothy C. 
1926 Boyles, Charles C. 
1936 Boyd, Louise H. 
1940 Boyd, Marie Isabelle 
1257 Bias, William H. 
1251 Bias, Robert B. 
1269 Buckelew, Minnie E. 
1266 Browne, Robert S. 



129s Bennett, Nioba 
1327 Broughton, W. W. 
1366 Bunting, Mary A. 
1400 Bauter, Martha L 
1 5 16 Bradley, Miles 
1556 Bemis, Elizabeth 
1 99 1 Bancroft, Sarah 
199s Brister, Chas. 
2033 Battey, Carrie 
2102 Burton, Dannie 
21 16 Brown, James 
2124 Bowen, Mary 
2169 Benson, Charlotte 
2199 Baker, William H. 
2286 Balcom, Mrs. A. R. D. 
2295 Brown, Clyde E. 
2304 Backus, Mary J. 
2337 Brayton, Mary J. 
2449 Barmore, Henry 
2466 Bailey, Abby G. 
2610 Brock, Freeman I. 
2668 Briggs, Gertrude 
2791 Baldwin, Jane A. 
2829 Bviffington, Isabel 
2892 Burt, Alice M. 
2909 Boyden, Clarence F. 
3089 Bowers, Sally 
3100 Brayton, Israel 
3003 Barnes, William G. 
3027 Baker, Sarah S. 
3054 Borden, Mary 
3066 Borden, Susanna 
3074 Brown, John 
3164 Bowen, Elisha 
40 Church, Sarah 
95 Chamberlin, Adison 

133 Cornelison, Wm. T. 

140 Case, Harriet A. 

287 Chase, Waterman 

180 Coggeshall, Mary 

197 Chase, James 

250 Chase, Isaac 
2109 Chase, Alice 

219 Chase, Mary 

214 Cornell, Walter 

217 Coggeshall, Mercy 

284 Chase, Phebe 

29B Chase, Alice 

402 Clark, Abigail 

305 Chesbro, John 

337 Crouse, D. M. 

373 Cook, Benjamin 

425 Coggeshall, Eliza 

454 Church, Chas. 

458 Center, Hannah 

461 Gushing, Mary M. 

469 Carpenter, Josephine 

467 Chase, Emma 

526 Collins, Mary K. 

533 Carpenter, Geo. C. 

56s Carpenter, John P. 



356 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



541 
546 
629 
672 

737 
744 

751 
760 
806 



928 

900 

899 

1 129 

973 
lois 
1025 
1050 

1 109 

11 10 
1346 
1401 

11 11 
1 1 24 
II3S 
1133 
1787 
1833 
1865 
1891 

1273 
1258 
1412 
1567 
1558 
1609 
2019 
2634 
2200 
2248 
2257 
2429 
2462 
2600 
2646 
2722 
2792 
2796 
282s 

2833 
2840 
2907 
2860 
2868 
2875 
2895 
3016 
3051 



Clark, Louisa 
Carpenter, George 
Cushman, Emma N. 
Carrington, David W. 
Carr, George C. 
Carr, Thomas H. 
Cole, Hannah 
Chace, Content 
Cook, Caroline G. 
Corey, Daniel 
Chace, Sarah 
Chace, Candace 
Chace, Levi 
Chace, Lorana 
Chace, Wm. Gibbs 
Carpenter, Sarah C. 
Case, David 
Crapo, Susan R. 
Coffin, Mathew P. 
Church, Susan E. 
Cobb, Solan 
Carpenter, Lydia 
Carpenter. Horatio 
Cook, Ethel M. 
Caples, Mollie T. 
Casey, Charlotte 
Cornell, Mary Ann 
Carpenter, Jane 
Carmaw, f'hineus 
Clary, Almina W. 
Close, Jessie E. 
Conner, John R. 
Conrad. Edwin M. 
Cole, Elizabeth 
Crook, Jackson G. 
Chace, Harriet A. 
Cole, George 
Gumming. William H. 
Gary, William 
Carr, Geo. E. 
Cornell, Richard 
Cavell. Henry 
Crandall, William 
Carpenter, Luther 
Collins, Hannah M, 
Card, Adaline A. 
Caswell, Fred 
Condon, Daniel 
Corey, Paris 
Cheney, Ward 
Clarke, Joseph 
Chace, Obadiah 
Chace, Nathan 
Chace, Elizabeth 
Converse, Harriett W. 
Cutting, C. B. 
Cramb, Bispah A. 
Cox, Libbie 
Cheesbro, Alferatta 
Ci.ace, Mason B. 
Chace, Nathan 



3025 Grossman, Mary E. 

3091 Cooke, Enos 

3130 Coggeshall, Eliza L. 

3168 Cornell, Peleg 

3187 Congdon. Austis B. 

218 Devol, Sylvester 

236 Davis. Moses 

389 Dennis. Robert 

358 Dwight, Mary 

464 Dexter, Thomas S. 

514 Dennis, Elizabeth 

522 Durfee, Eliza 

585 Day, Dr. Wm. H. 

649 Davis, E. N. 

666 Davis. E. N. 

724 Dennis, Elizabeth 

787 Davis, Maria B. 

1081 Dickinson. Thos. 

1 194 Degorma, Elias 

1663 Dix. Sarah E. 

1868 Dean. Mary L. 

19 1 5 Dickinson, Albert F. 

1287 Drake, Leonard S. 

1297 Davidson, J. A. 

1298 Dempsy, Price 
1354 Dille, Alice C. 
1403 De Leon, B. N. 
2253 Eddy, Abigail 
2197 Enyart. Jane S. 
1432 Dean, Henry 
1505 Davis. Thomas , 
1517 Dye. Margaret 
1608 Devol. Martha 
2053 Darrow. Martha 
2042 Doty. William H. 
2283 Dale. Katherine M. 
2347 Dewey, George T. 
2400 Dingwell, Rev. James 
2452 Doolittle, Phebe 
2578 Deming, Dr. W. N. 
2679 Davis, Harriet A. 

2817 Davis, Moses 

2818 Davis, Aaron 
2954 Davis. Julia A. 

69 Emerson. Elizabeth 

143 Elliott. Theodore B. 

947 Eddy. Alice 

28 1 1 Eddy, Bethea 

285 Earle, John 

866 Eddy, Arnold 

914 Elsbree, John P. 

1 186 Eustice, Elizabeth 

1208 Eaton, Beverly 

1844 Eddy, Eunice 

1941 Eddy, Elmira M. 

1347 Evans, Oliver S. 

1496 Efner, J. D. Witt 

1607 Eddy, Hannah 

2410 Eastwick, Mary E. 

2688 Easton, Lillian B. 

2804 Eddy, Amanda 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



357 



2821 Edminster, Noah 
3093 Eames, Rev. J. H. 
3138 Ellis, Ella 
173 Fry, Elizabeth 
21 Freeborn, Patience 

215 Freeborn, Mary 
353 Ferry, Rehuma 
421 Freeborn, Abbie 
435 Fish, Nancy 
471 Fagot, Alice R. 
871 Fay, Marion 

1782 Follett, George C. 
1855 Follett, Martha E. 
1282 Fairbairne, Mary S. 
1460 Fisher, Fannie 
1497 Foster, J. A. 
2643 Fish, Ruth 
2391 Fleck, Clara 
2559 Francis, John A. 
2626 Ford, George W. 
29 1 1 Fox, William H. 
3065 Fisk, George R. 

158 Greene, James 
2215 Grieve, Helen M. H. 

100 Grey, Lydia E. 

128 Gorin, Josie 
1466 Gould, Thomas 

193 Grey, Elizabeth 

288 Goddard, Mary 

216 Gouia, Liizabeth 
306 Gallaway, Anna B. 
370 Gait, Thomas A. 
363 Green, Mary P. 

465 Griswola, William C. 
661 Greene, Richard W. 
650 Grey, Harriet 
663 Gardner, Benjamin 
667 Gamwell, Albert A. 
749 Gardner, Mary 
754 Gardner, Samuel 
808 Gardner, Patience 
863 Griffin, Josephine 

1012 Griffin, Huldah 

1034 Griffin, May 

1093 Gifford, Seth T. 

1958 Green, Porter E. 

1367 Gourley, Adam F. 

1452 Giles, William J. 

1415 Grimshaw, Hannah 

1577 Gardner, Ellen 

2060 Grey, Mary 

1993 Gifford, Charles 

1998 Gifford, Viola E. 

2047 Gulliver, John 

2 1 21 Gibson, John 

2163 Gould, Mary 

2472 Greene, Mary K. 

2206 Garrison, Geo. T. 

2464 Gardner, Stephen 

2552 Greene, Nancy H. 

2706 George, Jane 



2659 Gervin, Eliza 
2699 Glover, Lucy 
2742 Goodwin, Mary 
2999 Gentlemen, Ellen A. 
3040 Gardner, James S. 
3162 Gifford, Stephen 
20 Hicks, Sarah 
28 Hefferman, Susan 
96 Hamilton, Winthrop 

131 Hester, Carrie 

156 Hart, Mary 

170 Hull, Joseph 

130% Heiple, Annie 

181 Hicks, Samuel 

2yy Harkness, Robert 

327 Harvey, Darwin 

364 Home, Bernard Shea 

516 Howland, Sarah 

547 Hunt, Nathan 

559 Hoag, Amelia C. 

559 Huntington, Ann 

611 Hathaway, Margret 

609 Hathaway, Ruth 

706 Hazard, Nicholas 

690 Hudson, Abbey C. 

732 Hampton, Martha 

803 Horton, Ruth Ann 

804 Horton, Frank 
839 Hewer, Mary P. 
852 Holden, Mary S. 
939 Heath, Ann E. 

1216 Hicks, Judith 
1 125 Hart, Seth 

997 Howland, Wm. 
992 Howland, Caleb 

998 Howland, Rebecca 

999 Hayword, Henry M. 
1007 Howland, John 
1051 Hough, George 

1098 Haight, Annie 

1099 Haight, Phebe 

1 1 19 Howland, Robey 

1 132 Healy, Edward 

1 1 34 Healy, Smith 

1 1 39 Hoag, Francis 

1676 Havens, Elizabeth 

1684 Hoxie, Isaac U. 

1700 Hammond, Henry E. 

1705 Hubbard, Sam. A. 

191 1 Hathaway, Helen A. 

1963 Hemenway, August N. 

1573 Haviland, David 

13 13 Hurd, Hannah 

1357 Hinton, Lewis 

1305 Huntington, Wilbur 

1379 Hopps, Frank 

1365 Hunsucker, Thos. J. 

1399 Hyde, H. A. 

1481% Hasselquist, Thos. A. 

1 441 Hill, Agnes 

1466 Hayden, Helen 



358 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



1519 Howe, Cora 
1547 Hackney, William 
2057 Hoxie, Allen 
2077 Hume, Mary E. 
2143 Hoag. Asa 
2496 Howland, Richard S. 
2297 -.ioward, Walton W. 
2310 Harvey, William 
2365 Howe, Adele S. 
2379 Hail, Sarah P. 
2434 Hatch, George 
2484 Hoppin, Francis E. 
2482 Hapwood, Thos. H. 
2540 Horton, Horace F. 
2577 Hyllested, John C. 
2631 Harrington, Althea 
2585 Ha'wkes, Herman E. 
2595 Hobbs, Adelle 
2685 Holmes, Abbie E. 
2738 Hart, Charles 
2745 Hartshorn, Emeline 
2844 Hoxie, Jemima 
2846 Harkness, Hannah 
2883 Hall, Andrews 
2894 Hathaway, Lydia 
2910 Hersey, Ella W. 
2919 Horton, Lucy W. 
2956 Holden, Mary S. 
2963 Horn, John 
2983 Houghton, Joseph 
3026 Henry, Alice 
3029 Hodges, Anna S. 
31 IS Hodges, Nancy J. 
3120 Hinckley, Rehuma B. 
3169 Howland, Stephen 
1826 Ingraham, Mary 
63 Jones, Jerusha 

549 Jones, Martha M. 
1670 James, Alvin T. 
1 93 1 Johnson, Edith M. 
1254 Janes, Fannie H. 
1403 Jones, E. P. 
1468 Jagger, Jennie F. 
21 13 Jennings, John 
2728 Jackson, Nathan W. 
2175 Jackson, Josephine 
2229 Jones, Alfred 
2364 Jackson, Cyrus F. 
2480 Jackson, Mary B. 
2529 Johnson, Ann M. 
2583 Jefferson, Cora 
2758 Jackson, George W. 
3045 Jennings, Anna C. 
3174 Jenks, Charles 
80 Kimble, Hattie 

120 Keating, Robert 

308 Kenyon, Hiram 

309 Kenyon, Freeman 
517 Knowles, Henry 
633 Knowles, Adolphus 
796 Kimball, Mary B. 



810 Knight, Dr. Nathan 
970 Kirby, Hannah 
965 Kirby, Barnaby 
972 Kirby, Benj. B. 

1 147 King, Henry 

1675 Koehler, Lewis M. 

1802 Kenedy, Patrick 

2076 Kish, Ruth 

2201 Kaiser, John 
2448 Kingston, Jane 
2450 Kingston, Abigail 
2564 Knowles, Mary E. 
2902 Kay, Charlotte 
3047 Kirby, Emma G. 
31 18 Kelly, Chas. S. 
3164 Kirby, David 

3186 Knowls, Horatio N. 

113 Littlefield, Elizabeth 

747 Luther, Lydia 
28 1 1 Luther, Hannah 
2927 Luther, Martha 

2y2 Lanier, Harriet 

513 Lawton, Anna 

588 Lyford, Chas. E. 

719 Lawton, Adam 

759 Lee, Mary 

750 Lee, John 
1202 Lancaster, Harriet 
1622 Lapham, Hannah 
1679 Luther, Mary A. 
1 7 16 Lewis, Arthur W. 
1726 Leonard, Lucinda 
1738 Lucas, Alice M. 
i860 Leonard, Jessie A. 
1878 Lisenby, Hannah E. 
1622 Lapham, Hannah 
1285 Lyon, Rosa 
1 33 1 Livingston, Mary 
1498 Levee, Cora 
1590 Larmon, Nellie L. 
1985 Low, Elizabeth 
2087 Low, Jane 
2008 Low, Catherine 
2002 Loveland, Floyd H. 
2075 Lincoln, Bessie 
2368 Lewis, Thomas 

2202 Lewis, Hannah 
2358 Libbey, Gertrude B. 
2542 Lewellen, A. J. 
2589 Lindsay, George W. 
2702 Lathrop, Hattie L. 
2947 Lee, John 

78 Levering, Amelia 
3182 Little, Mary P. 
106 Marsh, Dr. Elliott 
386 Murphy, F. W. 
498 Marble, Sarah C. 
662 Mowry, Jeneks 
665 Merriam, Mylon 
678 Mumford, Polly 
717 Mitchell, James 
887 Mason, Edward 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

932 Mason, William 
loio Macumber, Lydia 
1094 Mosher, Barnabas 

994 Mosher, Hannah B. 
1017 Mosher, Henry H. 
1 103 Mott, Thos. 
1 1 14 Mosher, Martha 
1 120 Mosher, David 
1 131 Morse, Elizabeth 
1640 McLean, Aaron 
1650 Mosher, Eugene 
1667 Mixer, Carrie L. 
1873 Marsh, Abba J. 
1226'' Mason, Lydia 
1238 Mott, Richard 
1277 McGraw, Homer O. 

1328 Means, Jane L. 

1329 McLean, Alexander 
1339 Marshall, S. C. 
141 7 Mott, Richard 
1427 Mott, James D. 
1469 Martin, Richard H. L. 
1595 McKee, Stella 
1576 Mason, Calvin 
1584 Minard, Carrie 
16 1 6 Mott, Francena 
1605 Mason, Charles 
1612 Monson, Henrietta 
2081 Meagher, Kate F. 
2093 Mason, Morrilla 
2 10 1 Mallory, Leverett P. 
21 10 Mason, Marmaduke 
2367 McChristie, Robert 
2387 Moody, Carlton M. 
2438 Mawdsley, John 
3170 Macumber, Perry G. 
2499 Macomber, Joseph 
2530 Merrell, Catherine 
2545 Miller, Charles M. 
2568 Morse, Corrinne 
263s Miller, Polly 
2638 Martin, Joseph 
3020 Mason, William 
3037 Marshal, Margaret 
3041 Marvel, George 
3071 Moulton, Elizabeth 
3077 Miller, Ellen D. 
3084 Mellor, Maybury 

109 Newman, Mary A. 

368 Niblock, Emma E. 

538 Norman, David 

769 Newton, James 

931 Nichols, Lafayette 
1 131 Norton, Roxanna 
1966 Niles, Mary 
1971 Nelson, William J. 
141 7 Newton, Elijah 
142 1 Northup, Homer A. 
1530 Noonan, Thomas R. 
161 3 Northup, Mary 
2233 Noyes, Stephen B. 
2328 Nichols, Dr. Lemuel 



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2468 Nelson, Eli 
580 Ormsby, Dr. Byron 
812 Olney, Dr. Elisha 

1 182 Orvis, Abraham 

1 196 Orvis, Franklin 

1 67 1 Osborne, Anna E. 

1885 Osborne, Abram 

1239 Odell, Anna 

1289 Odell, Sarah 

1494 Ouderkirk, Mary A. 

1585 O'Hara, James 

2225 Oakford, John D. 
I Potter, Susanna 
104 Preston, Mary R. 

154 Potter, Thomas 

155 Potter, 

157 Potter, Elizabeth 

91 Pomeroy, Milton 
300 Palmer, Joseph 
326 Phelps, Permelia 
304 Phelps, Daniel 
334 Park, Martha J. 
350 Persels, Nellie E. 
456 Palmer, Nathan 
462 Patterson, Anna M. 
542 Peckham, John J. 
547 Peckham, Daniel 
656 Pearce, Thomas 
686 Peckham, Ruth T. 
821 Perkins, Mary E. 
838 Pearce, Samuel B. 

1074 Phelps, Jonathan B. 

1 1 07 Patrick, Betsy 

1 157 Parshall, Jane 

1808 Peugh, Zella B. 

1830 Philo, Eliza M. 

1842 Philo, Arthur M. 

1294 Pringle, David 

1455 Peck, Jennie 

1511 Patterson, Mary 

1551 Prindle, Frank A. 

1583 Pierce, Minnie P. 

2074 Potter, Edward E. 

2198 Pickering, Frank M. 

2220 Potts, William 

2248 Pierce, Edward H. 

2342 Palmer, Reuben T. 

2451 Pugsley, James W. 

2620 Parker, Hannah 

2605 Palmer, Henry 

2612 Poor, E. K. 

2663 Pease, Charles F. 

2690 Pomeroy, Edwin 

2683 Peck, Mabel F. 

2806 Powel, James B. 

2921 Parris, Amy L. 

3042 Pierce, Elizabeth H. 

3081 Perkins, Frederick H. 

3165 Potter, Mary 

3183 Peckham, Ruth T. 

86 Rockwell, Elvira 

167 Reynolds, Francis 



36o 

6 1 Richmond, M. V. P. 

213 Russel, Ruth 

448 Reynolds, Joseph 

451 Reynolds, Samuel 

560 Rockwell, Curtis 

561 Rockwell, Franklin 
830 Randall, Lillias 
855 Richards, Addison 
983 Richardson, Emma 

1037 Ray, David 

1096 Rider, Ruth 

1 106 Ray, Elias H. 

1 1 16 Rapley, Matilda 

1 1 18 Roberts, Joseph 

1 1 88 Rogers, James 

1 177 Reese, John H. 

1 192 Reese, Samviel 

1632 Reed, Lucy 

1694 Richardson, George R. 

1722 Radley, William 

1795 Robinson, Theodosia 

1234 Robinson, David 

1339 Reed, Louisa A. 

2071 Richardson, Mary 

2140 Ratch, William, Jr. 

2188 Rhodes, Anna W. 

2210 Rolland, Cornelia J. 

2261 Reanor, Esther T. 

2401 Randall, Mary C. 

2409 Raymond, Eliza 

2483 Rhodes, Sarah A. 

2507 Reynolds, James 

2536 Reid, Sarah 

2607 Reid, Alexander A. 

2620 Reid, Susan 

2573 Robbins, Dr. 

3122 Reed, Clara 
36 Stuart, Gilbert 
iiii/i! Seymour, Maria H. 
145 Seymour, Fred A. 
194 Slade, Edmund 
213 Slocum, Hannah 
235 Sherman, Richard 
270 Swain, Annie R. 
350 Sneed, Mrs. Alice 
427 Sherman, Emma L. 
479 Sherman, Job 
321 Sherman, Hannah 
505 Smith, Letitia 
540 Stone, Eben 

594 Sisson, Lydia 

595 Sisson, Lois 

627 St. Clare, Maud L. 

628 Smith, Henry L. 
651 Smith, Elizabeth 
722 Sisson, Robert 
732 Scott, Sarah 

753 Sherman, Caleb 

757 Sommerset, Sarah S. 

827 Steere, Lulu B. 

831 Streeter, Charlotte M. 

83s Sweet, Edward S. 



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849 Smith, Elijah B. 

850 Sherman, Rodman S. 
859 Spencer, Nellie 

865 Shagg, Elizabeth A. 
910 Sanford, Eliza H. 
934 Sisson, James 
891 Sisson, George 
907 Slade, Levi 
952 Sherman, Sarah 
1 1 68 Smith, Samuel 
Smith, Alice 
Soule, Phebe 
Smith, Phebe T. 
Sisson, Arnold D. • 

Sutton, Phila R. 
Shephard, Lucy W. 
Smith, Richard 
Smith, Harris 
Smith, Anna 
Sanford, Richard 
Swift, Susanna 
Strickland, Mahlon 
.Scovil, Benjamin 
Shove, Edward B. 
Squier, Lucien B. 
Stoel, John 
Stiles, Mary J. 
Sayles, Sylvia A. 
Stallsmith, Mary E. 
Shove, Joseph 
Sulivan, J. E. 
Sanders, Sarah B. 
Smith, George 
Scofield, Reuben 
Sturtevant, Ellen 
Smith, George L. 
Searing, W. F. 

ScofieiU, Sarah 
Scofield, Rensalier 
Streeter, Geo. A. 

Smith, Mary 

Stairs, Seymour 

Selmser, Herbert 

Shoemaker, Sarah 

Slocum, Phebe 

Smith, Helen 

Smith, J. 

Smith, Mary A. 

Sherman, Anna R. 

Shaw, Cornelius 

Scott, Job 

Spencer, Nathan 

Spencer, Anna 

Sisson, Asa 

Sisson, Alice 

Smith, Mary B. 

Sheldon, Charles H. 

Sykes, Rev. James N. 

Schoch. Anna A. 

Scott, Evelyn 

Straight, Benj. H. 

Sampson, Carrie E. 



961 

1087 
975 
1055 
1061 
1068 

I lOI 

iios 

iiiS 
1172 
1196 
1 191 
1214 
1724 

1747 

1792 

1862 

1868 

195s 

1224 

1310 

1320 

1372 

1375 

1389 

1475 

1457 

1508 

151S 

1542 

1535 

1557 

1559 

1582 

161 1 

2032 

3021 

3028 

3052 

2640 

2139 

2441 

2456 

2470 

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2239 

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2363 

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2520 

2544 



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361 



2666 Searle, Mary G. 
2710 Slade, J. B. 
2714 Slater, Lora R. 

2743 Slack, David B. 

2744 Sanders, Lorvisa 
2776 Smith, Amos D. 
2786 Southwick, J. M. 
2918 Sherman, Amey 

2862 Shackford, 

2863 Starkweather, ■ 

2884 Smith, Georgia 

147 Tripp, John 
84 Thomas, Flora 

264 Trivett, Mary 

408 Thomas, Joseph 

675 Tinkham, Abbey 

684 Tillinghast, Abbey G. 

688 Tilley, Mary E. 

853 Thayer, Sabra 

952 Tripp, Mercy 
1006 Tucker, Julia 
1002 Tyson, George 
1 104 Tripp, Russel 
1 183 Truesdell, Abraham 
1752 Thane, Isabelle 
183s Tyrell, Frances 
1225 Turner, Phebe 
1422 Thomas. Mary 
1479 Todd, Abbie L. 
1590 Thompson, Mary E. 
2069 Test, Zacheus 
2081 Townsend, Ida 
2177 Townsend, William C. 
2 18 1 Tillinghast, James 
239s Tilly, Susan 
2554 Towner, W. B. 
2671 Tillinghast, Hannah 
2719 Tiffany, George 
2725 Tiffany, Thomas 
2692 Tibbets, Geo. I. 
2849 Tisdale. Betsy 
2891 Tinney, Mary J. 
2973 Tolman, Adaline A. 
3172 Tripp, Almira 
3185 Tefft, Samuel S. 

545 Vandenhof, Jas. E. 
1 121 Van Tassel, Mary 
1840 Voorman, Anna C. 
1299 Vanande, Sarah 
1509 Vandike, Lena 
2598 Vallette, Hannah 
2628 Van Keuren. Nina G. 
3092 Vial, William 

1348 Upton. Mabel P. 
2 Wodell, Francis 
171 Wait, Mary 
176 Wodell, Alice 
56 Wood, Salome 
75 Wilson, Robert B. M. 
77 Wilson, Amelia B. 
137 Worcester, Dr. Ezra 



138 Wood, Josiah P. 

168 Whitman, Grace 

198 Wilbur, Peleg 

230 Wing, Sarah 

299 Wait, Daniel 

303 Warner, Jas. 

338 Ward, H. C. 

424 Wilcox, Edna J. 

539 Wilbur, Adeline 

552 Westgate, Emerson 

644 Westerly, Hannah W. 

669 Warner, Catherine C. 

723 Wyatt, Thomas C. 

736 Watson, Meribah 

739 Weeden. Holder C. 
'2262 Williams, Sarah P. 
2261 Whitwell, Margaret S. 
2274 Wright, John 
2304 Walter, Louise B. 
2399 Wiley, Sarah W. B. 
2424 Williams, Chester K. 
2493 Wheaton, Virginia 

873 Wickham, Sarah 

933 Watkins, Justus 

786 Welch, Elizabeth 
1048 Winslow, Maria L. 
1059 Weaver, Mary 
1 1 89 Willets, Jacob 
121 1 Waldron, Marcie 
1757 Wintringham, Helen E. 
1759 Wadsworth. Ann E. 
1767 Wickens, Fanny 
1824 Wood, Adriat 
1894 Woolley, Geo. A. C. 
1909 Williams, Wynena E. 
1964 Walton, William 
1581 Willets, Eliza 
1235 Willets, Amos 
1240 Williams, Caroline 
1440 Weaver, Elisha C. 
1453 Wayne. Julia 
1554 Warren, Sarah 
1527 Wells. Carrie 
2004 Wheat, Charles 
2524 Wilcox, Juliette L. 
2547 White, Henry D. 
2712 Wall, Geo. A. 
2864 Wilmath, Henry 
2939 Wheeler, Submit 
3054 Wheaton, Lauretta 
3092 Waterman. Rev. 
3128 Willard, Anna F. 
3133 Weaver, Benjamin 

3142 Winslow, 

3159 Wing, Sarah 
3173 Wordell, Hope 
1932 Yates, Rachel 
2695 Young, John 
3053 Young. Elmer D. 
2001 Zucal, James H. 



DEATH OF COL. D. R. ANTHONY 



Colonel D. R. Anthony, editor of The Times, died Saturday- 
morning, November 12, 1904, at 12:45 o'clock at his home, No. 
417 North Esplanade. His last moments were painless and 
peaceful. Colonel Anthony was 80 years of age, his last birthday 
being August 22. The funeral will probably be held Monday 
afternoon. 

Colonel Anthony's death was due to weakened heart action. 
He had been ill for several months, but seriously so for the 
past two months. He suffered one very severe attack from which 
it was thought he could not recover, but his remarkable vitality 
brought him through and he again came to the office and directed 
affairs, but after a few days he again became ill and from that 
time to his death had not been able to leave his home. 

For several days Colonel Anthony's life was despaired of 
and the attending physician gave up all hope, but the vitality of 
the patient again asserted itself and he seemed to be on the road 
to recovery, but his inability to recuperate or gather strength 
was noted, and the family fully realized that the end was near. 
For the past week his life had been hanging by a slender thread 
and the patient was unconscious much of the time. Friday 
evening it was known that the end was near. The respiration of 
the patient became more rapid, and he passed quietly away in 
the ultimate sleep. 

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH. 

TAKEN IN PART FROM THE UNITED STATES BIOGRAPHICAL DIC- 
TIONARY AND PORTRAIT GALLERY. 

Daniel Read Anthony was born at South Adams, Massachu- 
setts, on the 22d of August, 1824. His parents were Daniel and 
Lucy Anthony. His father belonged to the Society of Friends, 
or Quakers; he was a direct descendant of John Anthony, who 
emigrated to this country from Wales, landing at Dartmouth, 
Mass., in 1646. He was a manufacturer, and during the greater 
part of his life was engaged in the manufacture of cotton and 
woolen goods. He was a man of strong physical constitution, 
and much above the average in mental power, with quick per- 
ception, sound judgment, resolute will, and remarkable force of 
character — traits which have been inherited in a greater or less 
degree by all of his descendants. He died at Rochester, N. Y., 



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1862, at the age of 69. The family consisted of the parents, 
two boy's and five girls — among the latter Susan B., now known 
to the world as the leader of the woman suffrage movement in 
the United States, who has devoted her life and more than one 
fortune to the cause of the moral, social and political elevation of 
the women of America. 

The grand parents of Daniel R. were Humphrey Anthony, 
and Daniel Read, both of South Adams, Mass. Humphrey An- 
thony was a Quaker, a large landholder and dairyman fariner, 
and lived to the advanced age of 93 years. 

Daniel Read was not a member, but a constant attendant of 
the Baptist church. He was in the army of the Revolution, and 
served in the division which, under Arnold, made the wonderful 
march through the New England States to Quebec, in midwin- 
ter, suffering untold hardships. 

At the time Gen. Burgoyne made the raid upon Bennington, 
Vt,, Gen. Stark sent a messenger to notify the people and call 
for aid. The messenger arrived in South Adams on Sunday, 
during church service, rode up to the Baptist church and made 
known the object of his visit ; the minister stopped in the middle 
of his sermon and called upon all who would volunteer to defend 
their country to form in line in the aisles of the church. 

Daniel Read volunteered, went to Bennington, fought and 
helped defeat the proud and arrogant invader. 
He died at the age of 83 years. 

Daniel R. Anthony, the subject of this sketch, was educated 
in a common school at Battenville, Washington county. New 
York, till about thirteen years of age, when he went to the 
Academy at Union Village, New York, where he remained only 
about six months, and then went to work for his father — for a 
time in the cotton mill, then for a while as clerk in the store, and 
afterward for several years in the flour mill. It should be re- 
membered that a cotton manufacturing establishment, such as 
that here referred to as conducted by the firm of Anthony, Mc- 
Lean & Co., consisted of the cotton mill proper, a store, flouring 
mill, saw mill, machine shop, blacksmith shop, and all the other 
necessary establishments that go to make up a New England 
manufacturing village. At the age of twenty-three, he removed 
to Rocester, New York, and being out of employment, took a 
school in a country district and taught for two winters, for want 
of more congenial employment. After this he went into the in- 
surance business, at which he continued till the beginning of the 
war of the rebellion. 

In July, 1854, he visited Kansas with the first colony sent 
out by the New England Emigrant Aid Society, under command 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 365 

of the venerable Eli Thayer. During that visit to Kansas he 
helped to found the city of Lawrence,, there being at that time 
but one small house on the site where that city now stands. In 
the fall of the same year he returned to Rochester, where he re- 
mained in business as previously stated, till June, 1857, when 
he returned to Kansas, and located permanently at Leavenworth 
— which town had, at that time, begun to attract public attention 
— and has continued to be a resident of that city ever since. 

At the breaking out of the rebellion,, in 1861, he joined the 
army of the Union and became Lieutenant-Colonel of the First 
Kansas Cavalry, afterward known as the Seventh Kansas vol- 
unteers. The only battle in which he distinguished himself was 
that of the Little Blue, in November, 1861, in which he com- 
manded and won a victory over a force of guerillas of four 
times his number. 

In June, 1862, Lieut.-Col. Anthony was in command of 
Brig.-Gen. Robt. B. Mitchell's Brigade, with headquarters at 
Camp Etheridge, Tennessee. At that time the negro question 
was giving the soldiers and officers of the Union Army much 
trouble. As the lines advanced, the slaves deserted the planta- 
tions, and made their way to freedom within the Union lines, 
but owing to the pro-slavery sentiment, or the desire to suppress 
the rebellion without interefering with slavery, which prevailed 
to a very great extent in the minds of many of the higher officers 
in the Union army, it was regarded by them as a sacred duty to 
return runaway slaves to their masters, and while our armies 
might confiscate ■ any other kind of property with impunity, a 
slave was sacred — was exempt from the ordinary laws of war — 
and the troups were required to drive all such out of the camps, 
and afford every practicable assistance in their power to masters 
in search of their absconding chattels. While this feeling existed, 
not only among a large number of army officers, but with a cer- 
tain portion of the people of the North, and while the war was 
still being thus prosecuted, and slavery was being protected, the 
following order was issued by Lieut.-Col. Anthony to the bri- 
gade under his command. 

"Headquarters Mitchell's Brigade, Advance Column, First 
Brigade, First Division General Army of the Mississippi; Camp 
Etheridge, Tennessee, June i8th, 1862. 

(General Order No. 26.) 

"i. The imprudence and impertinence of the open aud armed 
rebels, traitors, secessionists, and southern rights men, of this 
section of the State of Tennessee, in arrogantly demanding the 
right to search our camp for fugutive slaves, has become a nuis- 
ance, and will no longer be tolerated. 



366 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

"Officers will see that this class of men, who visit our camp 
for this purpose, are excluded from our lines. 

"2. Should any such person be found within our lines they 
will be arrested and sent to headquarters. 

"3. Any officer or soldier of this command who shall arrest 
and deliver to his master a fugutive slave, shall be summarily 
and severely punished, according to the laws relative to such 
crimes. 

"4. The strong Union sentiment in this section is most grat- 
ifying, and all officers and soldiers in their intercourse with the 
loyal and those favorably disposed, are requested to act in their 
usual kind and courteous manner, and protect them to the fullest 
extent. 

"By order of D. R. Anthony. Lieutenant Colonel, Seventh 
Kansas Volunteers, commanding. 

"W. W. H. LAWRENCE, 
"Captain and Assistant Adjutant General." 

General Mitchell returned in a few days to headquarters, 
and resumed command of the brigade. He was greatly excited 
and indignant because of the issuing of the order, but on account 
of the evident public sentiment among the masses of the people 
at home, as well as the rank and file of the army, in favor of it, 
he didn't like to take the responsibility of countermanding it. 
He summoned Col. Anthony before him when the following 
conversation ensued : 

Gen. M. — "Col. Anthony, you will at once countermand 
your order. No. 26." 

Col. A. — "As a subordinate officer it is my duty to obey your 
orders but you will remember. General, that Order No. 26 is a 
brigade order, and I am not now in command of the brigade. 
Of course you are aware the Lieutenant-Colonel of a regiment 
cannot countermand a brigade order?" 

Gen. M. — "Oh, that need not stand in the way. Col. An- 
thony; I can put you in command long enough for that." 

Col. A. — "Do you put me in command of the brigade?" 

Gen. M.— "Yes, sir." 

Col. A. — "You say. Gen. Mitchell, I am now commanding 
officer of this brigade?" 

Gen. M. — "Yes, sir, you are in command." 

Col. A. — "Then, sir, as commanding officer of this brigade 
I am not subject to your orders; and as to your request that 
order No. 26 be countermanded. I respectfully decline to grant 
it. Brigade order No. 26 shall not be countermanded while I 
remain in command !" 

The order was never countermanded. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 367 

Col. Anthony continued to carry out the letter and spirit 
of his order, with his own command, and refused to allow his 
troops to be used for chasing and catching runaway slaves. In 
no instance did a colored man or woman fleeing from slavery 
ever fail to find protection within his lines, and in no single in- 
stance was any such person ever delivered up to be returned to 
bondage, although demands were repeatedly made for them by 
their former masters, who came with the authority of "General 
Orders" from the department commander, and armed with spec- 
ial and positive orders from the brigade commander. He declared 
that his soldiers were not there as slave-catchers, nor as police to 
guard the property of the country's enemies, and while he re- 
mained in command not a man of his regiment ever engaged in 
such pursuits. For this refusal to surrender colored refugees and 
guard rebel property. Col. Anthony was arrested by order of 
Gen. Mitchell, upon the charge of insubordination. 

Col. Anthony's order, the reader will readily perceive, was 
in direct contravention of Gen. Halleck's celebrated "Order No. 
3," and of course created no small stir. The matter immediate- 
ly became the subject of comment in the press and on the stump, 
all over the country, and the Senate of the United States, taking 
cognizance of it, passed the following resolution : 

Resolved, That the President of the United States be di- 
rected to communicate to the Senate any information he may 
have as to the reasons for the arrest of Lieutenant-Colonel D. R. 
Anthony, of the Seventh Kansas Regiment, if, in his opinion, 
such information can be given without injury to the public 
service. 

Gen. Halleck restored Col. Anthony to active duty within 
sixty days after his arrest, being fully satisfied public sentiment 
sustained his (Anthony's) course. Col. Anthony resigned, after 
having been in the military service only a little more than a year. 

In April, 1861, he was appointed postmaster at Leavenworth 
by President Lincoln, which office he held for about five years, 
when he was removed for refusing to support President John- 
son's "policy." 

In March, 1863, he was nominated by the Republicans of 
Leavenworth as their candidate for Mayor, and was elected by 
a large majority. Up to that time. Southern sympathizers, rebel 
desperadoes, and gangs of lawless characters, had kept the loyal 
people of Leavenworth in a constant state of terror; acts of 
violence to the persons of law-abiding citizens were the rule 
rather than the exception, and murders were almost of daily oc- 
curence. But Mayor Anthony determined to preserve order, and 
to that end adopted a very positive and vigorous policy, in deal- 



368 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

in^ with the lawless element, and in this course had the active 
support and co-operation of all the better class of citizens — many 
of whom favored a policy even more radical than that adopted by 
the Mayor and were disposed to resort to summary measures. 
One notable instance, in particular, is worthy of record : Near 
the North line of the city, on the West, stood several large build- 
ings, occupied by disreputable women, and these houses were 
used as "headquarters" and places of general rendezvous by the 
most hardened and desperate characters that infested the coun- 
try. On the night of the 22nd of April, 1863, a meeting com- 
posed of a large number of the best citizens of the town was held, 
at which it was resolved that these nuisances should be abated at 
once. The company then proceeded to the vicinity of the houses 
referred to, headed by several of the most prominent and re- 
spectable citizens of the town, and giving the inmates notice to 
vacate at once, set fire to the houses, one after another, and stood 
guard over the premises till the whole were destroyed. The city 
papers of that date, in referring to the affair, all spoke of it ap- 
provingly. This was a desperate remedy, but it was thought to 
be the only one that would reach the case, and its effect was al- 
most instantaneous. The determination thus evinced by the peo- 
ple to rid the city of thieves and desperadoes, taken in connec- 
tion with the resolute and vigorous policy adopted by the Mayor 
resulted in putting an end to the anarchy and mob law that had 
held sway in Leavenwortli for three years. 

Some of the results of Mayor Anthony's vigorous policy are 
shiown in the following letter which appeared in the Topeka 
Tribune , dated April 19, — only a little more than a month after 
the inauguration of the new administration. The writer says : 

"A transition from a stormy day to clear and bright sun- 
light is not more pleasant than that which Leavenworth has ex- 
perienced in its entrance upon the Anthony administration. For- 
merly rogues dwelt in the most luxurious profusion ; now they 
seek a more congenial clime; formerly, dirty streets seemed one 
of our permanent institutions ; now a filthy spot is an exception, 
while cleanliness is the rule; formerly law seemed an inoperative 
something, but.now it is a strong engine of power, administering 
justice speedily." 

His administration — both in the execution of the laws, and 
the prosecution of all works of public improvement — was char- 
acterized by the same indomitable energy which Mr. Anthony 
brought to bear upon everything he undertakes. During his term 
of office many of the most valuable and permanent improvements 
were made. During this period Leavenworth made marvelous 
growth, not only in material development, but in population. 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 369 

One of the most exciting events that occured during this 
administration — or indeed, at any other time in the history of 
Leavenworth — was the arrest of Mayor Anthony by Brig. Gen. 
Thomas Ewing, Jr., then commanding the District of the Bor- 
der, with headquarters at Kansas City. Gen. Ewing had de- 
clared martial law in the district. Some of his detectives, in 
Leavenworth, had seized some horses, belonging to a colored 
man named Reed, claiming that they had been stolen from par- 
ties in Missouri. Mayor Anthony denied the right of the mili- 
tary to interfere where the civil authority was strong enough to 
enforce the law, directed his police to recover the horses, which 
they did. Several letters passed between the Mayor and the 
General in relation to the afifair, in which Mayor x\nthony 
showed very clearly that his course as in accordance with the 
laws of the country and the military orders of the department 
commander, which stated explicitly that the declaration of mar- 
tial law did not suspend the functions of the civil government of 
the loyal States, and declared it to be "the duty of all officers of 
such loyal States to execute the State laws, as far as possible, in 
the same manner as if no United States troops were present." 
and further declared distinctly that it was "the duty of the mili- 
tary authorities of the United States to abstain from interference 
with the civil authorities, and to protect them from violence, if 
need be, in the discharge of their duties," and that "any resist- 
ance to, or interference with the civil authories, while in the dis- 
charge of their legitimate duties, by military officers or soldiers, 
is a crime which merits the severest punishment." 

There was no doubt in the mind of anybody as to the loyal- 
ty of the city of Leavenworth, and with a police force abundant- 
ly able to enforce the law, the Mayor relied upon the orders of 
the Commanding General of the Department to protect him in re- 
fusing to be interfered with in the discharge of his duties by the 
agents of a subordinate officer. Notwithstanding the fact that 
Mayor Anthony quoted the law, and the orders of the Depart- 
ment Commander, in vindication of his course, he was arrested 
by General Ewing for "interferring with the military authorities 
of the United States, in the discharge of their duties." 

The arrest created intense excitement throughout the city, 
and an account of it is thus given in the Daily Conservative, of 
September 8, 1863 : 

"Mayor Anthony was yesterday afternoon arrested by one 
of Gen. Ewing's detectives in a most indignant and brutal man- 
ner. While performing his official duties in his office about three 
o'clock, the officer entered the Mayor's office, seized Anthony 

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370 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

rudely by the arms, and said, "I want you, sir !" Mayor Anth- 
ony replied, "What do you want?" The officer replied, "I arrest 
you — go with me!" Anthony asked, "By what authority do you 
arrest me?" The officer answered, "By God, I am authority" — 
at the same time dragging him from the door and ordering his 
men to "throw" him into the buggy, some of whom were dis- 
guised with coverings over their faces. The order was obeyed, 
and he was rudely seized and thrown into the carriage, his feet 
hanging over the side. The officer mounted his horse and or- 
dered the driver to drive on, and threatened to blow Anthony's 
brains out if he offered the least resistance. They started for 
Gen. Ewing's headquarters at Kansas City. During the whole 
of this war there has been comparatively few arrests, in the loyal 
States, even of those who were the public opponents of the Gov- 
ernment, and the abettors of treason ; their disloyal acts had been 
overlooked in most instances because of the strong desire of the 
military authorities to jealously guard the sacred rights of per- 
sonal liberty. 

"No one will say that Anthony is disloyal, but on the con- 
trary a most zealous and earnest patriot, the Mayor of one of the 
most loyal cities in the Union, devoting his whole time and means 
to guard the city of Leavenworth against such a fate as has be- 
fallen Lawrence. * * * The excitement here is intense ; the 
people seem paralyzed with astonishment, and can hardly realize 
the facts. Meetings were held in various parts of the city last 
evening, and then united in a vast mass meeting expressed their 
indignation at this personal and most dastardly act." 

In the same paper occurs the following account of the mass 
meeting above referred to: 

"The whole city was a blaze of excitement after the arrest of 
Mayor Anthony, and a little after dark the people assembled on 
the corner of Fifth and Shawnee, and organized a meeting by 
calling H. W. Ide to the chair. Col. E. N. 6. Clough was elected 
secretary. The following resolutions were then offered, and 
passed unanimously amid the wildest excitement : 

"Resolved, That we, the people of Leavenworth, in mass 
meeting assembled, call upon the President of the United States 
to remove the General or Generals who caused the outrages late- 
ly committeed upon the people of Leavenworth, and cluminating 
in the arrest of Mayor Anthony of said city, when it is univer- 
sally known that said city is one of the most loyal in the Union, 
and said Mayor one of the most loyal men of said city. 

"Resolved, That a committee of three be appointed to tele- 
graph to the President; if that produce no favorable result, then 
they write the President and lav before him a statement of the 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 371 

outrages committed upon the people of Kansas, culminating in 
the arrest of the Mayor of this city." 

After being held as a prisoner for a few hours, Mayor An- 
thony was released unconditionally and immediately returned 
home, arriving the next evening, having been away but a little 
more than twenty-four hours. His return was characterized by 
the most excited and enthusiastic demonstration that Leaven- 
worth ever witnessed. The following account of his return, and 
the speech made by Mayor Anthony in response to the reception 
given him by the people is taken from the Daily Bulletin, of the 
next day — September 9, 1863: 

"At eight o'clock last evening the whole city assembled at 
the market house to receive Mayor Anthony, who had tele- 
graphed from Kansas City that he would be in the city at that 
hour. The Mayor's office and city hall were beautifully illumin- 
ated, and the largest gathering of citizens ever witnessed on any 
occasion, were present. The arrival of the Mayor was announced 
by a salute from the city battery. A band of music was in at- 
tendance, and amid its martial strains, the roar of cannon and 
the shouts of the people, the Mayor was escorted to the speaker's 
stand." 

The following extracts from Mayor Anthony's speech on 
the occasion are worthy of a place here, as portions of the history 
of that time. He said : 

"Men of Leavenworth: — Yesterday I was brutally arrested 
and marched out of town with two thieves at my side, followed 
by a company of soldiers with, cocked revolvers pointed at my 
back. To-night I return to Leavenworth, my home, escorted by 
a committee of ten of your truest and best men, sent by you to 
Kansas City, to demand my release and the revocation of the 
order declaring martial law. * * * Yesterday I marched 
between two thieves. To-day their heads are in the dust. Yes- 
terday martial law reigned in Leavenworth. To-day it is scattered 
to the four winds of heaven, yesterday we were despondent. To- 
day we are triumphant. 

"The thieves who had me in arrest left in a hurry. They 
took me to Kansas City — a distance of thirty-five miles — in four 
and three-quarter hours. The first fifteen miles were made in an 
hour and three quarters. Had Gen. Ewing made the same haste 
when he left here in pursuit of Quantrell, with his enemy in 
front, that his detectives and soldiers made with an imaginary 
foe in the rear, Quantrell would not have escaped from the 
butchery at Lawrence with impunity. At every hill-top men 
were stationed to watch for parties in pursuit. There was a 
strong guard posted on the south side of the Kansas river, at the 



372 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

Wyandotte ferry, with orders from Gen. Ewing to allow no one 
to pass after dark. When the boat landed, the picket said : "Who 
are you?" I replied, "The Lord Mayor of Leavenworth, with 
his body guard of twenty-four men on a visit of ceremony to 
Gen. Ewing at Kansas City. Can we pass?" The picket said, 
"I guess so," and we passed on. Not a word was said by the 
detectives, or the officer in command of the company." 

The order declaring martial law in Leavenworth having 
been countermanded simultaneously with Mayor Anthony's ar- 
rest, the remainder of his administration was characterized by the 
strict enforcement of civil law, and by the good order and gen- 
eral prosperity of the city. 

On the 2 1 St of January, 1864, Mr. Anthony was married 
at Edgartown, Mass., to Miss Annie E. Osborn. Her father 
was one of the leading whaling merchants of Massachusetts, and 
one of his ships, the Ocniulgcc, commanded by his son Abram 
Osborn, was the first ship captured and burned by the rebel cap- 
tain, Semmes. Capt. Osborn, at an earlier date was cast away 
on the Alaska coast, and remained for six months with the Es- 
Cjuimax. 

In April, 1864, Mayor Anthony was a candidate for re-elec- 
tion, and although it was well known that a very large majority 
of the law-abiding people of the city favored his election, he was 
defeated through force and fraud by a mob of "Reg Legs." 

He was again a candidate, in the following year, and was de- 
feated by Thomas Carney, by a very small majority. 

In the snring of 1866, he was removed from the Leaven- 
worth post office for refusing to support President Johnson's re- 
construction policy — having held the office a little over five years. 
In 1868 he was again candidate for Mayor of Leavenworth, 
and was defeated by C. R. Morehead, Jr. 

He was President of the Republican State Convention this 
year. He was also chosen by the Republicans of the State to be 
Presidential elector, and had the honor of casting one of the 
three votes of Kansas for Gen. Grant. 

In 1870 he was again the candidate of the Republican party 
for Mayor, and was defeated by Hon. John A. Halderman by a 
majority of forty-seven votes, as returned by the judges of the 
election, though it was generally believed at that time by the Re- 
. publicans of the city that Mr. Anthony had received a majority 
of the votes cast. In two of the wards of the city the votes of all 
colored men — to the number of about four hundred — were re- 
jected, and one of the judges in one of these wards has since ad- 
mitted that the returns were tampered with, and that such 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 373 

changes were made in the figTires, as to show about one hundred 
and fifty votes less for Anthony than were actuahy cast. 

In 1870 he was elected to the City Council from the First 
ward by a vote of nearly four to one. 

During- this year, and the year following, he was chairman 
of the Republican State Central Committee. 

He was a member of every Republican State Convention 
ever held in Kansas up to the time the StLte was divided into 
Congressional districts, when he preferred to be a member of 
the Congressional Convention of his district, which assembled 
simultaneously with the State Convention. 

In 1 87 1 he was re-elected to the Council from the First 
ward. 

In ths year occurred the celebrated "railroad war" in Leav- 
enworth, in which Col. Anthony took a very conspicuous part. 
The city had granted the right of way to the Leavenworth, At- 
chison & Northwestern railroad over certain streets of the citv, 
in consideration of certain work to be performed by the railroad 
company — namely, the building of a union depot, and the grad- 
ing, straightening and riprapping of the levee from Choctaw 
street to Oak street. The ordinance granting such right of way 
provided that in case of the failure of the railroad company to 
perform its part of the contract, the riglTjt of way might be re- 
voked by the city, and the road be prevented from running with- 
in the city limits. 

The Missouri Pacific railroad company leased the road from 
the Leavenworth, Atchison & Northwestern company, and pro- 
ceeded to operate it, but the latter company failed to comply with 
the terms of its contract with the city, although the time within 
which said work was to be done was twice extended by the city, 
and the road had, in the meantime, recognized the right of the 
city to grant the right of way under such conditions, by com- 
mencing, and completing a very small portion of the work 
which had been specified in the contract. When the time ex- 
pired within which the work was to be done — after being, as 
above stated, twice extended by the city — the council declared 
offtcially that the road had violated its contract and Col. Anth- 
ony, as chairman of a special railroad committee, in order to 
bring the question to a speedy issue in the courts, seized the road, 
within the city limits, and tore up a section of the track, upon the 
levee. The railroad company applied to the United States Cir- 
cuit Court, Judge Dillon, for a writ of injunctio'^ to restrain the 
city from interfering with the running of trains. The question 
was argued before the court by eminent counsel, and after a full 
hearing, the court refused to grant the writ prayed for by tlie 



374 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



company, but granted a temporary injunction restraining the 
city from immediate intereference and allowing the road a rea- 
sonable time in which to comply with its contract, thus virtually 
sustaining the course of the city in compelling the road to com- 
ply with the terms of its contract. The difticulty was afterwards 
arranged by the acceptancy of what was known as the "Edgerton 
compromise" — an agreement on the part of the railroad company 
to build a union depot in Leavenworth, and make certain im- 
provements on the levee — less than originally required — in con- 
sideration of which the city consented that the trains of the com- 
pany might be run through the city. 

In the spring of 1872 Col. Anthony was elected Mayor of 
the city by a very handsome majority for the term of two years. 
In the fall of the same year he was a candidate for the Legis- 
lature in the First ward, and was defeated. 

In November, 1873, he was again a candidate for the Leg- 
islature in the First ward, and was elected by a very large ma- 
jority. 

April 3d, 1874, he was appointed by President Grant, to be 
Postmaster at Leavenworth. In this capacity he brought to bear 
the thorough business training and lijabits, for which he was 
noted, an dthe affairs of his office were conducted in a systematic 
and business-like manner, giving entire satisfaction to the post 
office department and the people having business with the office. 
About the first of January, 1876, in response to complaints filed 
by certain personal enemies, the Postmaster-General detailed a 
special agent of the Department to make an examination of the 
affairs of the Leavenworth office, who, after a patient and thor- 
ough investigation, made a report in which he stated that he 
found the office better conducted than any other that he had 
ever examined. The character of the charges referred to, and 
the result of the investigation, may be seen by the following ex- 
tracts from the report referred to : 

''These charge were gotten up a malicious spirit. The evi- 
dence produced is of the lowest and most worthless kind. Not a 
man of character was introduced as a witness against Col. An- 
thony. He himself introduced no witness to sustain his charac- 
ter or management of the post office. Col. Anthony is a very 
independent man; if he don't think a man honest or fit for an 
office on the Republican ticket, he will not support him. At the 
election last fall he was placed in antagonism to two or three 
men on the Republican ticket whom he declined to support, hence 
the post office fight. 

"The petition for the removal of Col. Anthony is supported 
by seven men making charges supported by false affidavits — now 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



375 



admitted to be false by the parties who made them. Col. Anth- 
ony's petition for his retention as postmaster of Leavenworth is 
signed by seventy-eight of the most prominent men in Leaven- 
worth, Kansas, and he is also sustained by the Kansas press gen- 
erally. He keeps his office in perfect order. His books are per- 
fect in system, and his accounts show at a glance that Col. Anth- 
ony knows how to perform the duties of a first-class postmaster. 
I cannot conclude this report without expressing to you my con- 
tempt for men who resort to such vile means to effect the re- 
moval of any man from a public position. I respectfully recom- 
mend that the charges against Col. D. R. Anthony, postmaster 
at Leavenworth, be dismissed." 

The charges were accordingly dismissed. 

On the 22d of March, 1878, he was appointed postmaster at 
Leavenworth by President Hayes and was unanimously con- 
firmed by the Senate, this being his fourth appointment to this 
position. 

Col. Anthony has been known to the public as a journalist 
since 1861. In January of that year he established the Leaven- 
worth Conservative, of which he was sole proprietor and pub- 
lisher till July, 1862, when he sold it to A. C. & D. W. Wilder. 
The first issue of this paper contained the news of the admission 
of Kansas into the Union as a State, and a bundle of the papers 
was carried by the proprietor himself on horseback, to Lawrence 
— a distance of about thirty miles — where the Legislature was in 
session, and as there was no telegraph line at that time to Law- 
rence, the young Conservative gave to the members the first 
news of the fact that the State had been admitted. This gave 
an auspicious commencement to the new journal which, under 
Col. Anthony's energetic management, soon rose to prominence 
as one of the best and most enterprising papers of the west. 

In March, 1864, Col. Anthony purchased the Bulletin, which 
he published for several years, and in 1868 sold it to W'. S. 
Burke. 

In May, 1871, he purchased the Times, with which the Con- 
servative had previously been united, and in November of the 
same year, he again purchased the Bulletin, and also united that 
paper with the Times. 

A few years later — on the first of January, 1876, — he pur- 
chased the Comniercial and united that journal also with the 
Times, thus acquiring complete command of the newspaper sit- 
uation, and uniting under one proprietorship and one manage- 
ment, all the morning papers of Leavenworth. After purchas- 
ing the Times he retired from other business except the post 
office, and gave his time and attention to his paper, and by un- 



376 THE ANTHONY FAMILY 

tiring industry and good business management has succeeded in 
building up one of the most extensive and profitable newspaper 
establishments in the west. 

In 1902 he secured control of The Evening Standard, and 
in 1903, secured the controlling interest in the Chronicle-Tribune, 
thus having acquired control over all morning and evening daily 
newspapers published in Leavenworth. 

Col. Anthony's life has been distinguished by an unusual 
degree of activity in business, in politics, and in journalism. His 
name has been prominently before the people of the State for a 
greater length of time than that of any other public man that the 
State has ever had. Kansas has had a large number of men wdio 
have figured prominently in public affairs, for longer or shorter 
periods, and then passed out of sight, but there has not been 
a time since Mr. Anthony took up his residence in Kansas — 
four years before the Territory was admitted into the Union as 
a State — when he has not been conspicuously before the people 
of the commonwealth, and recognized by everybody as one of her 
live men. He was a man of indomitable energy and untiring in 
dustry — Cjualities, which united to unusual physical strength and 
endurance, enabled him to accomplish a marvelous amount of 
work. 

He was a man of positive character, and like all such char- 
acters, everywhere, had warm friends, and bitter enemies — and 
it is stating the case very moderately to say that his friends are 
as warm and his enemies as bitter as those of any other man in 
Kansas. The opposition of his enemies, both personal and politi- 
cal, has been of the most violent character, going so far, on more 
than one occasion, as to satisfy him and his friends, that plans 
were being laid to take his life. The only overt act of this char- 
acter, however, was on the evening of the loth of May, 1875. 
As he was entering the Opera House at Leavenworth, in which a 
large audience of ladies and gentlemen had assembled, he was as- 
saulted by an obscure person, who w^as probably procured for 
the purpose, and a desperate attempt was made to murder him — 
an attempt which, it was thought at the time, had been success- 
ful, and, indeed, as is well known now, nothing but his extraor- 
dinary physical constitution, aided in a great measiu'e by his 
resolute will, prevented his death at that time. Three shots were 
fired at him, only one of wdfich took effect ; this was fired from a 
distance of but a few inches — so close that when the pistol was 
discharged the powder burnt his face. 

This shot took effect and the consequences resulting were 
described at great length by Dr. Tiffin Sinks, who was editor of 
the Leavenworth Medical Herald, a publication of standing in 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 



2>77 



that day. The bullet passed through the right clavicle, almost 
exactly to the longitudinal center fracturing it in its entirety, 
wounding the sub-clavian artery and lodging somewhere in his 
body. Immediately after the receipt of the injury Col. Anthony 
walked deliberately up ten steps, twelve feet across the floor and 
sat down against the wall on a stool. Dr. Sinks, being near 
reached him instantly. He became too faint to sit and was laid 
upon a row of chairs in the opera house. From the wound bright 
arterial blood was flowing perpendicularly like from a small 
fountain at low pressure. Within six seconds after the wound 
was exposed the blood suddenly ceased to flow and both respira- 
tion and pulsation stopped. All present thought Colonel Anth- 
ony dead. In about a minute respiration again began in a very 
feeble way and it was fully fifteen minutes before the faintest 
pulsation could be detected at the left wrist. Colonel Anthony 
was at once remo\'ed to his home where he lay until thirty-two 
hours after the wound was received before examination could be 
made. It was a long time until it was found that the sub-clavian 
artery had been punctured or entirely severed by the passage of 
the bullet. A month after the injury had been sustained, on June 
I, compression of the artery was begun. This was carried out 
with intermissions until August 30, when it was ultimately 
found that the patient would survive. Dr. Sinks says of the 
case: 

"Two features of this case stand out with conspicuous prom- 
inence and so far as I can ascertain, have no parallels in the an- 
nals of surgery. First, his survival of the free opening of the 
artery and second, the entire absence of suppuration in such a 
wound. The artery was unquestionably severed entirely, which 
was unquestionably favorable as it could, in consequence, retract 
and contract. The opening through the bone was free as was 
evidence by the rapid and profuse hemorrhage, the appearance 
of a column of blood at the time the wound was exposed and the 
insertion of the end of my fourth finger into the perforated bone. 
The non-occurence of hemorrhage when re-action began was 
simply marvelous, but shows what nature will do sometimes in 
the way of self-protection and may serve as a lesson on injudici- 
ous interference." 

It also shows the strong physical constitution of the man, 
and illustrates, better than any language might, his indomitable 
will power, which kept him alive under circumstances which 
would have caused the death of any man of less resolute deter- 
mination. 

Col. Anthony was a man of positive convictions, and was 
untiring and uncompromising in the support or defense of what 



378 THE ANTHONY FAMHY 

he conceived to be the right. In poHtics, as in everything else, 
friends and enemies aHke always knew where to find him. He 
was deficient in diplomacy, and had but little of the quality com- 
monly known as "policy." The ends that a more politic person 
might reach by strategic means, he attained by straight, hard 
blows, and rarely failed to deal a blow that he thought ought to 
be struck, through fear of its possible unpopularity; hence the 
adverse results that so frequently attended his political ventures. 
His speeches and writings were always marked by the directness 
and force of their statements, and the almost total absence of 
imagination, humor or rhetoric. He was a man of extraordinary 
firmness. He was readily influenced by kind measures, but re- 
sented vigorously any attempt at coercion, resisting force with 
force, to the last extreme. 

He was remarkably domestic in his habits, for one who has 
been so much in public life. He was devotedly attached to his 
family — consisting of his wife, a daughter and a son — and his 
leisure hours were given almost wholly to home pleasures. Phy- 
sically, he was of square, solid frame, "built for strength," was 
six feet tall, and weighed one hundred and eighty pounds. His 
voice was clear and powerful, and in public speaking he had no 
difliculty in making himself distinctly heard and understood by 
everyone, in the largest outdoor audience. 

His whole political life has been a struggle in defence of 
the rights of the common people. He refused to acknowledge 
any distinction of race or color long before the United States 
government recognized the' black man as more than a "chattel," 
and from the time he first entered into public life as an oppon- 
ent of "know nothingism," he has stood consistently and unflinch- 
ingly upon the platform of human rights, holding this grand 
principle paramount to all policies and parties, always holding 
firmly to the belief that the right must in the end prevail, and 
that time brings all things even. He was the champion of liberty 
and equality, religious and political, in the broadest sense. While 
wedded to no religion himself, he recognized the right of every 
man to the fullest protection of the government in the enjoyment 
of his individual opinions and convictions, and was always ready 
to come to the assistance of the oppressed or ostracised of what- 
ever church or creed, whether Protestant or Catholic, Greek or 
Jew, Mohammedan or Pagan. 

As is the case with all men who fight for the principle, and 
refuse to compromise with circumstances, his life has been a 
stormy one — a succession of struggles — a series of contests — a 
life of incessant activity and unremitting effort; an experience 



THE ANTHONY FAMILY 379 

which had taught him to welcome victory with Httle or no dem- 
onstration, and to accept defeat complacently. 

As a business man, he was exact, systematic and methodical ; 
as a politician he was radical, aggressive and earnest ; as a friend, 
he was firm, active and devoted, and as an enemy — one had bet- 
ter have chosen some other man. 



Genealogy 



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ANY, if not all of yon, are aware that 
for the last ten 3'ears I have been gath- 
erinof family records and items of in- 
terest from every avenue of informa- 
tion — bits of odds and ends of old 
Anthony manuscripts from the British Museum, 
London, written centuries 3.^0, including- the Anthony 
coat of arms, so emblematic of the characteristics of 
our race, tracing the origin of William Anthony, of 
Colonge, Germany, in 1495, to England in the 15th 
century, to America in the 16th century, and John 
Anthony, who came over in 16f4 and settled in Rhode 
Island, from whom we are the descendants. I am in 
touch with all the family records of the different 
branches, and have the names of the dead down to 
the living (3000 names, and more to be added). 

I cannot go into details, but have made the 
records just as complete as I have been able to ob- 
tain them. You have received my printed introduc- 
tion and circular, and ought to be somewhat familiar 
with the object in view. Some of my solicitations 
have met with no response ; there is no remedy for 
that disease. 

The book, representing all the different branches 
of the Anthony family, photos, biographical sketches, 
and items of interest from 1495 to 1903, will contain 
about 500 pages, and will require an unprecedented 



sale, at $5.00 per copy, to cover the expense of priut- 
i„. sav nothing about the expense, time, and labo 
thi; I have gratuitiously bestowed upon it, and must 
continue to do so until I can say, " ^^ ^ ^^^^^ 
I am Hearing three score and ten, and whatever > 
done by me must be done quickly. Page after page 
TonU be written, setting forth the value of the boo^. 
o posterity, but, alas! my mission is nearly ended^ 
and it is for you to say whether the genealogy of 
the Anthony family shall be handed down as an heir- 
loom to the rising generations. 

Yours fraternally, 

C. L. ANTHONY. 



p S. The book svill never be printed unless 

1 ,^ ^n\rpn to oav the expense, and 
copies enough are taken to pay 

photos will be returned to the owners. 

^ Any information regarding Ihe work will be 

cheerfuly given, 
f^ ": ^ Fill out the ibllowing, teav off; and retavn to .e pron^ptly. 



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tion and circular, and outrlit to be somewhat familiar 
with the object in view. Some of my solicitations 
have met with no response ; there is no remedy for 
that disease. 

The book, representing- all the different branches 
of the Anthony family, photos, biographical sketches, 
and items of interest from 1495 to 1903. will contain 
about 500 pages, and wnll require an unprecedented 



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Previous to the year 1877, John Gould Anthony, 
of Boston, at the request of his cousin, Senator Henry 
Bowen Anthony, of Rhode Island, visited the homes of 
many families in Rhode Island and gathered about one 
hundred pages. He died at the age of 73 years, and 
his manuscripts were sent to the Historical society of 
Boston, for preservation, as there was no one to take up 
the work he so reluctantly laid do\\n. In 1895 I be- 
came interested in the work and gathered for five years, 
personly visiting several states. I sent out a four page 
printed introduction on the origin and descent of the 
Anthony family from 1 550-1895-12 generations, extend- 
ing over a period of three and one half centuries. 

I have the foundation laid to every known branch 
up to the present time, and am in touch with about 
three thousand names, and can trace every branch, un- 
less there are too many missing links to complete the 
chain. About the year 1900 I laid down the work, 
not being able to find any one in the Anthony family 
to give me any financial aid to complete the work and 
put it into print. I felt the burden that was being rolled 
upon me was greater than I could bear alone, and so the 
long looked for genealogy of the .-Vnthony family was 
laid on the shelf. Albert Lee Anthony, Secretary and 
Treasurer of the R. I. Safe Deposit Co., and financially, 
of^cially and fraternally connected with several other 



enterprises and organizations in the City of Providence, 
"has come to the rescue" and will aid in this laudable 
undertaking to preserve from oblivion things that re- 
main and are ready to die in the Anthony family. I am 
nearing three score and ten, and feel strong mentally, 
morally, physically and spiritually; my ancestors were 
long lived, my Grandfather, Humphrey Anthony, lived 
nearly a century, my father was a close second, both 
dying of old age. So I feel with the united efforts of 
every branch of the family that feels proud of the name 
this work can be accomplished and the Genealogical 
history of the Anthony family in book form can be 
handed down to our posterity from 1550 to the present 
time. 

On receiving this printed circular and the founda- 
tion of your branch, we beg of you to use all possi1)le 
diligence in searching your family records and bringing 
your branch down to the present time, as you wish it 
to appear in the book. , We also urge you to furnish 
us your picture or a half tone engraving of yourself, and 
a biographical sketch of your life, to be inserted in the 
book in its proper place, so that we can look into the 
faces of the different branches of the Anthony family 
with a just pride that we compare favorably with any 
other race on the face of the globe. (Of course our 
neighbors will think differently) but we will give the 



test photographically and biographically. We want 
some of the oldest photos in existence of the old grand- 
fathers with the iron will and determined "look out 
young man," as well as the middle aged and the young 
and gay Anthony's of both sexes. 

P. S. — Please keep in mind that we are all descend- 
ants of Quakers, and ought not to be given to the vanity 
of this generation, so please don't part your hair in the 
middle. Yours fraternally, 

C. L. ANTHONY. 




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Friday, Nov. 14, 1947 
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BOBBINS — ,Mrs. Anily Anthony 
Bobbins passed ajpy Nov. 13, 
1947 at her home, 12S5 South Oak 
KnoU Avenue. A native ot Prov 
idence, R. I., »he had lived ir 
Pasadena 22 years and was a Jor- 
mer resident o[ Detroit. Michigan 
She Is .survived by her husband. Dr 
Frederick W. Robbins; one daugh 
ter Miss Frederika Bobbins; ; 
E, Rauson Robbins; one sister. 
1 Alice Anthony, all of Pasa- 
dena, and a daughter-in-law. Mrs. 
Claytice W. Robbins of Detroit. 
Mich. Funeral services will be held 
Monday at 11 a, m. at the chapel 
of Turner & Stevens Company, 
Marcneo Avenue at Holly Street, 
Rev. Curtis Beach, officiating. In- 
terment, San Gabriel Cemetery. 



Dies Twq Days 
After Obs Irving 
Anniversary 

Two days after she and her 
hosband obserred the 56th an- 
niversary of their marriag:e. Mrs. 
Emily Anthony Robbins died at 
her home, 1255 South Oalc KnoU 
Avenae. 

She and her hosband, Dr. 
Frederick W. Robbins, came here 
ZZ.^ears BfTo from Detroit, Mich^ 
where he had practiced medicine 
for 40 years. They were married 
at Providence. R. L, her home. 
Mrs. ' Robbins was a member of 
the first graduatinf class at 
Bryn Mawr. 

Besides her husband, 'Mrs. Rob* 
bins, is survived by one daugh- 
ter, Frederilca Robbins; one sis- 
ter, Miss Alice Anthony, both 
of Pasadena; and a daughter-in- 
law. Mrs. CUytice W. Robbins of 
Detroit. 

Funeral services will be held 
Monday at II a. m. at the chapel 
of Turner & Stevens Co.. Ma- 
rengo , Avenue at Holly Street, 
conducted by Rev. Curtis Beach, 
pastor of the Neighborhood 
Church. Interment will be at 
San Gabriel 'Cemetery. 




■ormer Senator from East Provi. 
dc'nce for Many Years a Prominent 
Figure in the Political Ltfe of the 
Town and Long an Official of the 
New Haven Road, Dead in Hia 
74th Year 



ANTHONY— In PRuti 
M- iSenten widow 
Funeral service nt 
Bellowa & Son, 85 




PORTSMOUTH. /f yd 

GEORGE I. ANTHONY 

Funeral services were held for 
George Irving Anthony of West 
Main road yesterday afternoon a' 
the Hambly Funeral Home. New 
port, with the Rev. Arthur F. Roe- 
buck, rector ot St. Mary's-Holy Cross 
Episcopal parish, officiating. 
I The bearers were Borden C. An- 
Uhony, Richard Spooner. John Kes- 
json, John Spooner. Jr.. William Bar- 
Icley and John L. Simmons. Jr. 
I Burial was in St. Maj-y's Episcopal 
church yard. 



ANTHONY FUNER,4L 
TO BE TOMORROW 



Services Will Be Held at Home 
of Daughter irvEast Provi- 
dence at 2 P. M. 



BURIAL TO BE IN RUMFQRD 

Former State Senatbr, Prominent 



Ha 



^nic Circles, Was Nev 
Wharf Freight Agent 



The funeral of Henry F, Anthony, for- 
mer State Senator from Elast Provldencs 
and former Prwldent of the Town Coun- 
rlty of that town, who died Friday night " 
In his 74th year, will be held tomorrow 
afternoon at 2 o'clock from the home of" 
hlB daughter. Mrs. George Taylor, 25 
Ninth Btreet, East Providence. Rev. Fred 
W. French, pastor of the East Providence 
Baptist Church, will otTlciate. Burial will 
be at Rumford. 

For 40 years until his retirement In 
1921 Mr Anthony was freight agent and 
PuperinLciiaent at the WUkesbarre Pier 
wharves of the New Haven Railroad at 
East Providence. 

Born In East Providence, which at that 
time was Included In the town of'*Ee6- 
konk, Mass . Mr. Anthony wa« educated 
m the schools of the town and by private 
tuition. He learned the trade of a mason 
and was Interested in building gaa works 
; before he became freight agent <n 1881. 
j Mr. Anthony was for many years prom- 
inent In the public life of Eaat Provl- - 
dcnce and the affairs of^he Republican 
party. He was a member of the Board 
nf Tax Assessors for three years and 
5erved on the Town Council for nine 
i'cara. four years as President. 

Elected Senator in 1897. Mr. Anthony 

held the office for the next -13 years. , 

During that time he waa a member of^^ 

he Judiciary committee, chairman of ■ 

the Joint committee on account* and : 

claims, chairman ol the Joint commit^ ;■(_ 

tee on printing, a mcmbef of the com^.fl 

i;nlttee appointed by thft' Governor .to '^i I 

I study harbor facilities and a member ;crf!}f^ 

the Washington Bridge Commission. > .-^ 

Active In Masonic affairs, he waa ,»-J j 

past Master of Rising Sun Lodge, mem- jj 

ber of Providence Council of Royal end Ig 

Select Masters. Providence Chapter, aBd,-.2 

Calvary Commandery. Knights Templars.;-;* 

Mr. Anthony Is svrvlved by one daugh-. J|3 

ter. Mtb. George Taylor, end two Bona.<33 

Robert H. Anthoiy of Newton Oentrfe, S 

Mass, and William B. Anthony of EaiJ^ 

Provldenoe, and five grandchtldien- -ffy 



ANTHONY— In 

9. 1935, al the botm 
Mrs. Ada Aaltionr He 
street. Lydta Ella, wlf 

~309' Benefit 



Kelatlvi 



R. i:, November! 
at her daughter. 
laflD. 1639 Broad 
jf Herbert E. An- 
nQtsport. Mass. 

ly. November 11, i 

Chapel of Irving H. 
t street. Providence. 
s lovlted to attend. 





In Provldenc 


* J 


1 James Th 






Anthony. 


i«f"**rom' 


h/ 




Elmwood a 




noon at i 


o'clock. R 


eliL 



i^^S^S^ifKe 



ANTHONY — In Bronx Hospital. N T.. 
^WJunf 1 Raymond H-. husband of Pau 
>-^Gllraan) Anthony. In bis 42nd y 
"fV Residence 32 Ninth street. East Pr 
*w dencc ServiMs will be held at the b^ 
^*-,f I H wmiama and Co.. 210 Tauc 
t Providence. Sunday at . 



. Rcla 



1 friends i 



Margaret Ann Waring Becomes Bride 
of Henry F. Anthony in Church Rites 

A WEDDING of interest to Provi- »j(.£ SUNDAY JOUENAL, OCTOBER 12 
dence social circles took placi ' 



^ yesterday afternoon in Holy 
Trinity Church. Tiverton, when Miss 
Margaret Ann Varing. daughter of 
Mrs. George H. Waring of Nana- 
quaket Road, Tiverton, and the late 
Senator Waring, was married to Mr. 
Henry Franklin Anthony of Provi- 
dence, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. 
James M. An tha£j^_ 
^ TTie Rev. Herbert A. Jerauld, rec- 
tor of the church, performed the 
ceremony at 4 o'clock. The flowers 
on the altar and in the church had 
been arranged by members of the 
Tiverton Garden Club. Mr. C. LeRoy 
Grinnell was organist. 

The bride, who was given In mar- 
riage by her brother. Mr. Seabury 
B Waring, was attended by her sis- 
ters. Mrs. Norman D. Harvey Jr. of 
Pelham. N. Y,. and Mrs. Thomas 
Smith Moran of Tiverton, as matrons 
of honor. 

Mr. Ralph S. Anthony of Provi- 
dence was best man for his brother 
and Mr. Norman D, Harvey Jr. and 
Mr. Philip R. Arnold ushered. 

The bride wore a white crepe 
gown, with a feather ornament in 
her hair, and carried gardenias and 
stcphanolis. Her sisters were gowned | 
in aqua and gold respectively with 
matching hoods and carried yellow 
roses. Mrs. Waring wore a gown of 
powder blue with black accessories. 
After a wedding trip to New 
Hampshire and Vermont. Mr. and 
Mrs. Anthony wjll live at 15 Arch 
Street. 



One or 0/aesf!^^ 
Bryanf A/umnde 
Dies in CaVif. 

Miss Alice R. Anthony, one ol 
ihe oldest alumnae of Bryant Col- 
lege and a Itmner Providence 
resident, died Saturday in Pasa- 
dena, Catif., where she had resid- 
nce 19U. She was in her 86th 

Miss Anthony was graduated 
from Bryant CoUege in 1891, ma- 
joring in stenography. The college 
then known as the Bryant &i 
Stratlon Business CoUege. 

She visited Providence in May 
of 1955. when she was 83. to at- 
tend her coUege homecoming re- 
ion. In 1953 she was given 
award by the college "lor dis- 
tinguished business leadership and 
irvice to the community." 
From the tim e of her gradua- 
3n to a liltle more than a yeai 
ago Miss Anthony was steadil> 
mployed, here and in Pasadena 
She had been active in philan 
thropic work in Pasadena up t( 
le time of her recent ilbiess, 
While a resident of this state 
le was employed at the Silvei 
Spring B. and D. Co. and the 
General Fire Extinguisher Co. 
3W the Grinnell Corp. 
Borfi in Pro^-idence, daughter o. 
Henry J. and Sarah (Reid) An 
thcmy; she spent her childhood ir 
the Olney Street neighborhood 
"" Went to the Doyle Avenue 
Gcammar School and Providence 
High School before Bryant. 
iT Miss Anthony leaves a brother, 
Howard L, Anthony of Pasadena, 
tt^io was formerly an assistant 
cashier In the Phenix National 
Bank. 

'.Burial will be at Riverside Cem- 
etery, Paivluckel, at a time to be 
announced. 





EMILY JTJDSaH ANTHONY 

DEAD HERE IN 82ND YEAR I 



Resided In^Clt 
Emily Judson 




OLOIUARTHOUSE 
WILLBERESTORED 

Famous Artist's Birthplace 
Bought by William R. Greene. 

TO BE OCCUPIED IN THE FALL 



AllhouRh now In priv; 



> future George 1 



State House I 

keen InstRM 
(WbjecU. cor 






THE PROVIDENCE SUNDAY JOURNAL, JAXUART 10, 193T . 




HAJOR ANTHONY BURIAL 
I'WILL BE AT ARLINGTON 

Claj: JaraesXjtlberl Anthgny^^V 
Winston Avenue, San Marirf&rVno. 
died at his home yesterday, wll/ be' 
^Jd to rest in the Arlmglon Na- 
tional Cemetery Friday. Funeral 
■ervlces are to take place in Wash- 
ington, D. C, on that day, it was 
Announced by Turner. Stevens and 
Turner, Alhambra, luneral dlrecr, 
tors in charge. ^ 

V Major Anthony is a native of 
SlrawtowTi Ind., and a former resl-^ 
Sent ol Washington, D. C. He had 
Kslded here (or the past six years. 
£-He.was member ol the lollowin^, 
Organizations in Washington, D. C.r 
Dawson Ixidge F. and A.. M-, Almas|; 
iTeinpJf Shrine. Sons of the Amer-j 
.lean Revolution, and Americana 
legion. 

,>^ Surviving him are his wife, Mrfcr 
tif>a,uline : Anthony; a brpUifr. C. C^ 
rJVnthony of Glendalef-*bnfe sister, 
■Mrs. Pauline Tonnsley, _Wilnyng-. 
&0. ' ■ '.-:.\~. L-iT^--^ 



t 






;,:m^.\n mr„;-. ,„;k»-' y,i5 



^?I^ONV-In ttU^TO. <»__A«|. J^^l 



PORTSMOUTH GIRL 
WEDS BOSTON MAN 



Gertrude A. Anthony Bride o( 

Wallace E. MacKenzie in , 

Church Service. 

itT'guests are"^resent 



6oth Griduatei 



Miss Gertrude 


Alice Anthony, 


daughter of Mr. a 


Id Mrs. ftalph H. 


Anthony, Dexter s 


reel, Portsmouth. 


and Wallace Ellic 


tt MacKenzie of 


Brookline. Mass.. s 


n of Mr. and Mrs. 


Robert MacKenzie 


Branch avenue, 


Cranston, were ma 


rried yesterday at 


3 o-clock at St. 


Paul's Episcopal 


Church. Portsmouth. Rev. John P. 


Beauchamp. rector 




The bride, who 


vas given in mar- 


riage by ber fathe 


. wore a gown of 


antique ivory mo 


■e. a cap 1n tl^ra 


eflect with long t 


lie veil of ivory. 


and carried a bouq 


uet of mixed flow- 



:.Th* .churc>-,-,)ffaa , clecoralid > with 
calla Jme!*.'l>alins; ferns and lighted 
candles. The Lohengrin and Men- 
delssohn wedding marches wefe 
played. 

aid of honor, Miss 
lie of Cranston, sis- 



The bride's i 
iriel MacKei 
■ of the brid 



.she: 



I gow 



: roses moire, and carried 
wers fashioned on a large 
ng- The bridesmaids were 
Augusta Anthony of Provi- 



dence, who V 
and carried pink flowers, and Miss 
Muriel Pierce of Portsmouth, who 
wore a gown of crushed grape and 
carried yellow flowers. AU three 
attendants wore off the face hats 
to match their gowns. 

The best man was Walter Kilstrom 
of Cranston and the ushers were 
Harold MacLaughiin of Providehce 
and John Martin of Cranston. The 
mothers of the bride and bridegroom 
.assisted in receiving at the reccp- 
1 lion in St, Pauls parish house. Mrs. 

and Mrs. MacKenzie a gown of ma- 
roon velvet with a corsage of white 
caunellias and heather. 

About 175 guests were present 
from Boston. Providence. Fall River, 

I Mass.. Newport and Portsmouth. 
The bride Is a graduate of Rhode 

I Island State CoHege, 1932. Kathenne 
Gibbs Secretarial School. 1933. and 
is a member of the Sigma Kappa 
Sorority. 

Mr. MacKenzie graduated In the 
class of 1930, Rhode Island State Col- 
lege and IS a member of Beta Phi 
Fraternity 

The bride's gifts to her attendants 
were, sterling silver pocket comb 
sets, and the bridgegroom'g gift to \ 
the best man and ushers were pen 
and pencil set and cigarette lighters. 

I Following a short wedding trip. 
Mr. and Mrs. MacKenzie will live 
at 60 Gilbert road. Belmont. Mass.. 
after Feb 1. 




"hiSjyO "ESTATE DEAXEB, PEAIJ' 

I . Freil EUU Horton, me^tx^ of the Arm 
ofi'H.' F. Horton & Sons Company aJid 
the jlorton -Gardner eorporatlon, dealers 
In r*al esfatc, died early ihia mornlaf 
I at hlB home. 3 Bayslde avenue, Paw- 
■ luxet, after an IIIqom exlendlnp ovf^r a 
I pwlod or nearly Ave yeant. During tlic 
l>aBl yc«r bis health failed rapidly and 
{last w«k It ivBJS seen that the end w^s 
Uf. on Fri- 



day nli; 









Suaaj) Anthony Horton, both of when 
public schools of the cltj-. attending tin 

1 of ISM, with til-* dagrei 

e waa a member of th< 

Phi BoU Thel 

« commltlfte for 



Phi B. 



i cla^ commll.[&< 



illdr«n. Ellis 



Jnd, PaJUi. .Fred 
survive, lie alsc 
ene« H Korton, 
CTiarJe* M. Miller 
Horton- of E^gcvood. 

Mr. t 
the Pri 

Pmet Macter' of Hi 
MaaonB. ' Pa»t 'ThrlCi 



Marjol 






Mr. Hortoo 
Lha P 
Past 

Maaor 
"ter of Provldei 

! JohoB Comi 
^'ialand Consli 

'the Bdgewo. 



lBanrln6rton,ajid Mle 
PrealdeOt o 



. PALMER— ANTHONY 

Miss Hope Potter Anthony, the 
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Willard B. 
Anthony 'of Dana street, became the 
bride of Lieut. Earl Jay Paimer 
U. S. A., son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl 
Jay Palmer of Newport, at a 4 o'clock 
ceremony performed yesterday after- 
noon at the Church of the Redeemer 
on Hope street. The pastor. Rev. 
Donald J. Campbell^ officiated. A re- 
ception followed at the home of the 
bride's parents. 

Miss Betty Jean Martin of Paw 
tucket was maid of honoi-and Lester 
Snider was best man. The ushen 
were the brothers of the bride, Al 
bert Lee Anthony and Earl Wlnfred 
Anthony. 

The bride was given in marriage 
by her father. She wore a st 
I length dress of powder blue crepe 
with a matching hat antj her corsage 
I was of Belmont gardenias. The 
I of honor wore a street-length dress 
I of rose Bilk jersey with matchin 
cessories. Her corsage was Belmont' 

Both the bride and bridegroom at- 
tended Rhode Island State College. | 
The bride is a direct descendant of ] 
Roger Williams. ^ 

1 The couple left for a wedding trip 
I through the South. ' ( 




^.t I !■■■ 



?ral servicer were held lo- 



BITESJ 

■ Funer& 
day for Mrs. Phoebe C. Anthony, 
89, resident ot I150 North Green- 
wood Avenue. She died Tuesday 
and is survived by a cousin, Mrs. 
Mabel Smith. A native of Ster- 
ling, 111., she lived In Los Ange- 
les 50 years before moving here. 
Interment was InRosedale 
."Cemetery, conducted by W. A. 
Brown & Son. at whose parlors 
I'the -funeral was held. / <} H "^ | 



JOURNAL, MARCH «, 



Conwqll of Warwick. 



Artists Seek 
Gilbert Stuart 
Descendants 

NEW YORK. March 7. (UPJ — 
Where are the descendants of 
Gilbert Stuart, the Artists' Fel- 
lowship, Inc., would like to 

The fellowship has been trying 
for more than a month to €ind 
lineal descendant of the famous 
portrait painter of George Wash- 
ington. They have had no luck. 

The fellowship ran into the 
genealogical mystery when it de- 
cided to give Stuart first men- 
tion among artists of an earlier 
period, in Us newly-prepared 
Doomsday Book, The huge, or^ 
nate book contains parchment- 
like testimonials to the greatness 
of those honored within. 

The fellowship is preparing du- 
plicate testimonials to be pre- 
sented to a lineal descendant of 
Ihe honored artist. 

History Confused 

"We agreed on Stuart as th 
top portrait man of his day, 
said Francis Vandeveer Kughler, 
historian of the fellowship. "We 
had no idea there was a scarcity 
of Stuart descendants. 

Kughler drew up the Stuart 
testimonial. Then he began 
looking. He looked in art hi; 
tories. They told all about 
Stuart's art but nothing about 
his family. He looked 
graphical dictionaries. One said 
,-Sluart^bad^ two daughters, om 
.jnientlohed H/6ur daughters, -oni 
SBaW;li9. iiad^-chlldt'en.. .^'5*- 

about it," Kughler said. 
..^- --["He consulted two Revolutlon- 
-ary War societies, the National 
■Gallery In Washington, the Red- 
wood Library in Newport, R. I,. 
and the New York Genealogical 
and Biographical Society. They 
all passed the buck to other out- 
fits. 

Only One Reply 
" Then he put a classified ad- 
: .vertisement in two New York 
newspapers: 

"URGENT: Will lineal de- 
Bcendants of Gilbert Stuart, art- 
ist of the Revolutionary War pe- 
riod who painted portraits of 
Washington and other leading 
figures, please communicate with 
the undersigned on a matter of 
the greatest family interest?" 

That was on Feb. 1. To date 
there has been only one reply. It 
was from a woman who said 
she thought she remembered a 
deceased great aunt telling her 
Stuart was In their genealogy, In 
Eome connection or other. y 

Kughler hired an expert gene- 
alogist. After two weeks of pok- 
ing into records and files, the 
genealogist, noting she had been 
hired to find "the oldest living 
descendant of Gilbert Stuart," re- 
ported: 

"Seemingly, there Isn't one." 
To ConUnue Hearch 

The genealogist got so Inter- 
ested that she promised to con- 
tinue the investigation free of 
charge to satisfy her own cur- 
iosity. 

Stuart died in Boston In 1828. 
His widow and four surviving 
daughters moved to Newport, ac- 
cording to the genealogist's find- 
ings. A daughter named Ann 
married a man named Slebblns. 
There had been 12 Stuart chil- 
dren. Including a son, It was In- 
dicated. 

That's as far as the Informa- 
tion goes. 

Kughler's studio Is at 39 Kant 
S^th Street, N«w York, \ 




ION DAILY GAZETTE, T 



ANTHONY — Allc€ Reedj 

Anthony of Fllield Manor 
passed away Aug. 24, 1957, at 
a locaj hospital. She was a 
native of Rhode Island and had 
been a resident of Pasadena 46 
years. She is survived by a 
brother, Howard L, Anthony, of 
Pasadena, and a cousin, Albert 
R. Plant of Rhode Island. She 
a life member of pasadenal 
- tn e s s and Professional 
Women's Club, YWCA and a| 
charter member of the Wom- 
en's City Clul> of Pasadena. 
Services will be held Tuesday ' 
Aug. 27, at 3 p.m. at the Lambl 
Funeral Home, 415 E. Orange 
Grove. Conducted by J. Henry 
Hutchins. Interment private. 
Kindly omit flowers. (128) 



l^RS. CA RBIE E ^-nbETON 

;I,SP Been Principal of School'ln 
, /t Cranston for 25 Year. 
. Mrs. Carrie E. Horton, 77, of 142 
.Vnr Mary Brown Drive, Gaspec 
y aleau, who was principal of the 
Clarendon Street School in Crans- 
ton for 25 years betorc retirinc in 
1945, died last nigiu at l,cr home. 

She was a teacher in tlic Crans- 
ton school system for many years 
Jo'.ea"'' '" ^^"'"^ '" ""= 'ast 
She was born in Providence, Mar 
.;o. 1874. a daughter of the late John 
and Susan E. Sampson. 

The widow of Fred E. Horton, 
she IS survived by three daughters. 
Miss Marjorie Horton and Miss 
Faith Horton, both of Wai-wick 
ind Mrs. Thomas F. Wilson Jr ofl 
Cranston: two sons. Fred E. Hor- 
ton Jr., of Omkha, Neb., and Horace 
F. Horton of Wareick, and seven; 
grandchildren. i 

Funeral services will take place 
Monday at 11 am. at the Reming- 
ton Home, 160^ Broad Street 
Edgewood, Burial will be in North 
Burial Ground. Providence. 






BRG0LDEN7%: 
EDDING DAY X 
!S OBSERVED i 



coi Mr. and Mrs. Henry D. White ■; 
J' I Quietly Take Nolo of Happy '^ 
°q ' Oooasion.— T-Werftv.,J«auued 'i 
at] Fifty Years Ago Today at, ^ 
Foxboro 



.^><^1 ..|i 



Lr. and Mro, Henr] 

Oehannet etreet. 
I a day slmlla-r In 



D. White, of 



■ecaJl 



respects I jj 

.„..^. „.,.. „ century', 

they, a youuff and newly ^ 
uple took tholr wadding ^ 
■Ip up the Hudson river and" a^Con- jf^ 
derable dletahce thrcugh New ^i 
ork •tate. There were no automo- -^ 
biles In sl^ht (Or a speedier trip Ajid {' 
Journey waa made by cars j, 
and steamboat " But all went well -^ 
'they Uve<l happily ever after" g 
aa th« Bayln« goea. Henr> D. Whlt,« -j 
daUsHte^ ^ 



married in 

of the bHde. Jun 



the 



ephew rtanjS-ikj* 



bord;">'Thei 

rolatii^a prceoht 
pleaaant Journey throug 

clergyman Is Uvli 
Cambrltlgtp, They hai 
ohildron— Bertha Antl 
Carleton. both of whorc 

'; MlBB Helen. Mild' 



l«h\ theEQ..» [g 



'lorenoe I\I.. who Is a muslo teacH- 
r In this city. 

Mr. White, who Is rlghUy proud of 
he fact that he !■ a direct descendant, 
f one of the early settler* of this sec- 
Ion, Nicholas White. Is a charter 
aembsr of Post 3, O. A. R.. and the 
nly chartfer member who l8 living In 



city. He 



of^ 

the Brifitol County 'J>rt|^ 



mand«r 
eoolatloD, 

Mr. White had bfien a 
only fix years before he-fl 
He eullBled from Taunton 
of 1863 with the 58th MaBsachUBCtla 
Kegtment. and a week from that time 

'as engaged Id th 
Wlld?n\?pai_JWd.^; liieu 



ted^ 



.^betyLtelismM 



th' 



it Baptist church In thl 

the exception "f Abnei 
s the oldest member 

._ra. White Is a desoenrta 
eral Greene of Rhode Islan 



ntho 



is related 
She ^ 



the late Suaaj^i 






ttie WInlhrop Btr»jct Daptlsl ohMrrfjt 



,lub.*i 
. Congratulations many ha^-e be 
oelKCd today at the Cs>hann( 
residence, where Mr, .rfnd Mn 
are qulotly observing the anntvorBaiy 



: stre«t; 
White 



felloltatt' 
have been received by mall 
telephone, and gold pieces have ai 
rlvod from friet la. Among >he day 



by 



raTTWTnN GIRLS ARE 



^3<"^^ 



;g bulletin, pkovidexce, Thursday, may 22, 1 



Mary Anthony 
Is Dead at 83 

Leader in Women's 
Suffrage Movement 
For 40 Years 



Mi 


i M 


rv Bordc 


1 Anttioiiy 


one 


of rh 


leaders in the 


fight for \ 


'om- 


en's 


^uKi 


age. died 


last nigh 


al 


Rhode IM 


nd Hospi 


al after a 


hfin 


illnes 


R Sh 


e was in 


ler 84th ye 


ar. 


Mi 


«; An 


.bony, uh 


ose home w 


as 31 


161 Water 


man Suee 


t. aUied h 


rspll 


with 


the 


ulfragist 


cause nearly 40 


yean 


aso 








Bii 




jid not cc 


isider that 






he 


ote for w 


omen mean 


. the 


end 


ot the light f 


r equal r 


Bhls 


Only last year when 


she went - 




polls 


oca 


St her ballot, Miss Anthony 


said 


n an 


interview 






"A 


span 


of 26 ye 


rs. ^vllen i 


neas- 


ured 




nst the ce 


nuries-old 


dif. 


hard 


trad 


tion that 


women ai 








till 



the*ful] 

made ^o the progress of the United 

States." 

K' Not until full equal rights are ac- 
corded #A-omen under constilulional 
amendmeiits, she said, will complete 
lurfrag¥''^5r'tr?fStmrc*-- riii " -^.-ompn ■ 

is only one part of the complete en- 
tranchisement of women." 

Miss Anthony was born in Provi- 
dence, a daughter of John B. and El- 
len DeForest 'Miller) Anthony, on 
June 19. 1863. She attended private 
schools in this city, and was gradu- 
ated from Miss Abbott's School. 

In 1889. she organized the Girls 
Friendly Society at Grace Church. 
nd for 23 years was the leader of 




the Grace Churt 



national treasurer of the Nati 
Board of Girls* Friendly Socielii 
life-long member of Grdce Church,, 
she had been prominent in the \ 
of that ahurch and of the Episc 



to be members of the Rhode Island 
diocese convention. She also secured 
for women the right to serve as 
membeiie of the coi poration of Grace 
Church, as well as eligibility to 
membership in the vestry, 

In 1918 she served as president of 
the Rhode Island Stale Equal Suf- 
frage Association, and was one of 
gjnal promoters and organiz- 



t Womei 






of th „_ 

which she serve 
capacities for ye; 
Ifrom 1918 lo 192 

I Miss Anthony was active In pro- 
ng the Girls- Friendly Holiday 
"■'"■" " ed in 1890 



.vhich 1 



1 Hill, and lai 



^ She leaves a 

% ^Anthony, and : 



Churchwoman Dies; Miss 

Mary B. Anthony, women's 
suffrage leader, and promi- 
nent in church groups, died 
last night. She was 83. 



EDWIN \V. ANTHONY 

Edwin W. Anthony. 58. of 36 Ma- 
son A\'enue, CranstonTTi? motion 
picture projectionist at the Strand 
Theater for the past 20 years, died 
last night, 

Born in Providence, he had lived 
in Cjanston for the past 19 years. 
He lea\cs a dauglncr, Mrs. Grace 
Rogeis of Cranston, and three 
gi-andchildren. The funeral will be 
Held at 8:15 a.m. Tuesday from the 
Remington Home. 1604 Broad 
Street, with a requiem Mass fit 9 
o'clock in St. Mark s Church, Gar- 
den City. /r ^ 3_ ^^ St 



MORNING, JULY .12. 1935 

YaRBER, 96, STILL 
ACTIVE AT TRADE 



BURLINGTON. Vt., July 11. 
tUP.)— Oldest American barber, 
both in ace and point of service. 
Ablal Benjamin Anthony cele- 
brated bin 96lh birthday by at- 
tending to his usual tonsorUl 

During his 78-year-carcer. An- 
thony has slid his keen razors 
over the stubbly Jowls of such per- 
Bonagcs as President Grovcr 
Cleveland and F. T. Burnum. 

Anthony estimates that the hair 
crop ralhcrcd under bin sclssora 
would fill a couple of haylnfts. 



MES. SUSAN HOKTON DEAD 

m 79TH YEAB AT EDGEWOOD 
BuriWod He ' ' " ^ '^-^ ^ ^ 

Mri B^.^n M^H^ri'^r'^^o^ of Hor- 
ace P. Horton, former Representative and 
Senator from the city of Cranston, died 



3 born In Carolina Mills, R. I., Iri 

lllnesa forced her to retire' from 
otlvlly. Mrs, Honon was a proml- 
aniber or the Edgewood Wonwn'j 

t Church. 

I Oc 

PuneraJ ifervlcea for Mrs. HorDon will 
.e held later tMa week, at the Benefit 
itreet chapel of Horace B. Knowles Sons. 
. EJdwoTd Holyoke of Calvary Baptist 
h will officiate. 
, Horton la survived by 



Church win officiate. 

• -..., -^^^^ .1. ijorton of Bdgewoad, 

lisa lAura E, Horton. also of Edfrewood. 
Jid Mrs. Charle^ Miller ot Barrlnffton. 



r . Mrs. Sarah Anthony ^''ff^'Xj "^ 

Mrs. Sarah Anthonw,83 years ' 
di^H early this morning at her ho 



m Pasadena ten yea. a. 
I of Henry J. Anthony, sh 
by ■ ■ 



R. I., and had li^ 



I thony of Pasaden, 

I L. Anthony, 



How- 

ce, R. 

ill be held at 



, F,un.._ ... 

.:30 o'clock Monday aft. .. ». i. 

I parlors of the Reynolds-Va;i Nuy; 

II Lamb Company. 



1 JAMES H. ANTHONY HZi^^Sg^ 
V ■: OF, DISEASE or THE HEART 



the olty, died yesterday morning at 
homo. 808 Cranston^ street, of heart irc 



on'/t'a^' 



Waaa.. In IWO. He en 


tercd the employ ot 


the Providence Toot Company In 1866 and 


lecame Us general 


superintendent. 'Ihe 


company was makin 


rifles for the Turk- 






h Ita employ, and he 
eral times to make a 


went to Turkey aev- 


ng the contract, W 
Tool Company beca 


mo the Househol'] 


Sewing JIftchlne Con 


pany. Mr. Anthony 


retained his position 


aa generHl superln- 


lendent until 1885. 




That year he wen 


to Milwaukee and 


iMCamo superintend 




Bfanufaclurlng und 


Foundry Company. 


He waa wllh that 


conceni until 1S03 






Ai Bharpo Manufactu 


Intf Company, where 


he 'was employed 








Mr. Anthony wrs 


A member of Si. 


Johns Lodgo of Mr.s 




mandery. K. T-. th 


Maaonlo Veierana 






the Bhrlnc." He wna 


nno of »hc orlgliia 


mombera of thn Pom 


hum Club. He la sur- 


David H.. Walter 


L. and Hownrd W 


Anthony. The funera 




day at 3 o'clock nt 


his home, 8t. John 


Lodge will omcltttc 
BWan Point Gemote 


Burial will bo at 


I^J 



I 



^du-«-^iC<yf^ /^'^(*<-^ A/^-t-vrj 






gOoriot Anthony Wed 
fto Harvard Physician 

L:""' By RUTH BILLHEIMER, Society Editor 

.■ V Wide interest attends announcement of the marriage 
■ in Shrewsbury, Vt.. of Doriot Anthony, flutist of the Bos- 
.'ton Symphony and a former Pasadenan', to Dr. Thomas 

Francis Dwyer of Boston. 



Doriot, niece of Mrs. William 
^thur Clark of this city, is 
the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. 
William Cornelius Anthony of 
Streetor, III. The wedding toolc 
place in a little cQuntry church 
near their summer home May 
22 at .2 p.m. Approximately 200 
guests attended, including an- 
other aunt of the bride, Mrs. 
George Heil of Baltimore. Mrs. 




After the reception, Dr. and 
Mrs. Dwyer went to Cape Cod 
for a brief honeymoon and are 
now at home in Boston, where 
he, a graduate of Harvard and 
Harvard Medical School, is on 
the university's medical staff. 
They will travel to Europe In 
the fall for a more extended 
wedding journey. Mrs. Dwyer 
graduate of the Eastman 
School of Music, 



»• "^RS. THOMAS F, DWTEB 
»;i (Doriot AnthoDj) 

jldlark was unable to go east for 
^e event 

VJHUSIC FOR the weddmg of 
^e.^oted young fiuUst, who 
pas'" played 4- with the Los An 
geles Philharmonic and Holly 
wood Bowl Orchestras, Pasa- 
dena Symphony and the Wash- 
Jngton Symphony was provided 
by her mother, Edith Anthony, 
a well loiown flutist, and 
David Puller, promuient Boston 
ca-ganist. 

Before the ceremony, Mr. 
Fuller played Handel's Con- 
certo No. 2 in B Flat, Fantasy 
and ' Fugue In G Major and 
Chorale by Bach. With Mrs, 
Anthony, he also presented 
Bach's SiciUano for flute and 
^gSn.^ 

'tHB RECKPTIOK which 
yafl to have been given at the 
Vnthony farm home was sliifted 
i> the church hall at the last 
noment because heavy ral 
qad made the roads all but Im- 



Profusions of 
blossoms from the fa 
brought In to decorate bo 
apnctuary and hall. 



pple 



THE PROVIDENXE SUNDAY JOURNAL. JUXE 




Pensive Bride: The former 
Pa+rlciaAnn Ingraham, daugh- 
ter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph C. 
Kenney, of 112 Roger 



East Pr( 



dence 
Arttiur 


be 
-li 

y. 

sit 


-ame the brido 
vard Anthony. 

i Mn. Arthur 


of 
1. 


Antho 
nu., E 

Pawtu 


f45Fr9.bornA 
Providenc, at 

nSt.Luke'iChur 
on Saturday. 


ch' 



II 



Anfhony-MacNair 

r Mr. and Mrs. Hugh W. MacNair 
'<>( Kings Point. Great Neck, Long 
Island, announce the marriage of 
their daughter, Miss Louise Reed 
MacNair, to Mr. James Raymond 
Anthony. SOD of Mr. and Mrs. How- 



ard W. Anthony of Park Avenue 



Edgewood. The ceremony 
formed May 24 at 3 p.m. Jn 
All Saints Protestant Episcopal 
Church, Great Neck, by the rector, 
the Rev. Ale.xandcr R. McKechnie. 

A reception was held at the home 
of the bride's parents. 

The bride, an alumna of the| 
Mary C. Wheeler School. Provj- 
denco, graduated from Vassar Col- 
lege in 1951. Mr. Anthony studied 
at the New England Conservatory 
of Music and received his master's 
degree from Columbia University in 
1948 and a diploma from the Sor- 
Paris, in 1951, 



PORTSMOUTH. R-I 

-^— ;, 1944.^ 
JOHNSTON. ANTHONY 

Mies Mary LwIm AritlioUy, daugh- 
ter of Mr.-ihfalMxBis^harlejs'Vr. An- 
thony of East Main road, Portsmouth; 
and Earl Morris Johnston, Flrfc Con- 
trolman 1-c, U. S. Navy, son of Mr, 
and Mrs. rranols B. Johnstort' of 
Gl-eat Falla, Montana.'were married 
last evening at 6 o'clock at St. Mary's 
Episcopal Church, Portsmooth. with 
the rector, Rev. Arthur T. Roebuck, 
officiating. 

The bride's attendants were Miss 
Lillian Virgadamo of Newport 
maid of honor and the Misses Noreen 
Sherman and Barbara G. Sherman, 
cousins of the bride, as bridesraaids. 
The best man yas William Lockett, 
FC 1-c. U. S- N., of Newport, and the 
ushers were Glen Cacil, FC 2-c, \J. 
S. N., and Joseph SpiUman, FC 3-c. 
U. S. N. 

The bride was given in marriage 
by her uncle. Walter Gray. She was 
gowned in white saUn, sweetheart 
neckline, princess style with U 
Illusion veil, trimmed- with lace 
caught withorangeblossojns. She 
ried a shower bouquet of gardei 
and bouvardia. The maid of honor 
wore fuschia taffeta, with hat, and 
carried a bouquet of red roses. The 
bridesmaids. wore gowna of flowered 
organdie over blue satin and carrjed 
bouquets of yellow roses. ' 

The bride's mother wore a two- 
piece Navy blue and white suit. 

The bridegroom Is stationed at the 
Newport Naval Training Station, 
where he Is an instructor at the Fire 
Control School. The bride is em- 
ployed in an offlce at the Tratninir 
Station. ' „ '; ' 



m 



CLARENCE E. ANTHONY l^^ji 

Funeral services for Clarence El-| 

phinstone Anthony o( 22 Townsendl 

■nue. West Barrington. were hela 

jterd'ay alternoon Irom the Georjel 

M. Wilbur funeral home in Warren. 

Robert Hampton Mercer of 51. 

Mary's Episcopal .Church in Eajl 

Providence and former rector of bt.' 

llatthew's Church In West Barring- 

on. odicJaled at the services. Burial 

»s> In Ptincefs Hill Cemaltry. Bar- 

rln«lon, "-X- 1..