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DESCENDENTS OF REUBEN SCOFIELD

Submitted by Annette Campbell, June 12, 2001

 

Generation No. 1

1. Reuben5 Scofield (Daniel4, Daniel3, Daniel2, Alexander1) was born December 27, 1719 in Stamford, Fairfield, Co, CT, and died July 01, 1756 in Stamford, Fairfield, Co, CT. He married Abigail Holly. She was born Bef. 1725, and died Aft. August 12, 1754 in Stamford, Fairfield, Co, CT.

More About Reuben Scofield:

Burial: 1756, CT

More About Abigail Holly:

Burial: CT

Child of Reuben Scofield and Abigail Holly is:

+ 2 i. Elnathan6 Scofield, born February 21, 1746/47 in Stamford, Fairfield, CT; died Bef. June 13, 1827 in Delaware Co, NY.

 

Generation No. 2

2. Elnathan6 Scofield (Reuben5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Daniel2, Alexander1) was born February 21, 1746/47 in Stamford, Fairfield, CT, and died Bef. June 13, 1827 in Delaware Co, NY. He married (1) Silva Unknown. He married (2) Mary Sanford June 28, 1770 in Newton, Fairfield, CT, daughter of John Sanford and Rebecca Northrop. She was born Abt. 1750 in Connecticut, and died Unknown.

More About Elnathan Scofield:

Burial: 1827, Unknown

Military service: Bet. 1775 - 1783, Revolutionary War Vet

Residence: 1813, Brought his family to Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

Children of Elnathan Scofield and Silva Unknown are:

3 i. Benjamin7 Scofield, born Abt. 1790 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY; died Unknown.

4 ii. Jared Scofield, born Abt. 1792; died Unknown.

Children of Elnathan Scofield and Mary Sanford are:

5 i. Son7 Scofield, born Abt. 1771.

6 ii. Elnathan Scofield, born 1774; died 1841.

7 iii. John Sanford Ferris Scofield, born March 29, 1775 in Stamford, Fairfield, Co, CT; died Unknown.

+ 8 iv. Gilbert * Scofield, born June 29, 1778; died April 11, 1834 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY.

+ 9 v. Lewis Scofield, born November 03, 1780 in Stamford, Fairfield, Co, CT; died September 13, 1845 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY.

10 vi. Abigail Scofield, born August 19, 1783 in Stamford, Fairfield, Co, CT; died Unknown.

11 vii. Betsey Scofield, born November 01, 1786 in Bedford, NY; died Unknown.

 

Generation No. 3

8. Gilbert *7 Scofield (Elnathan6, Reuben5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Daniel2, Alexander1) was born June 29, 1778, and died April 11, 1834 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY. He married Hannah Turner Abt. 1801 in Delaware County, NY. She was born April 01, 1781, and died March 05, 1862 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY.

More About Gilbert * Scofield:

Burial: 1834, Masonville Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

More About Hannah Turner:

Burial: 1862, Masonville, Delaware County, NY

Children of Gilbert Scofield and Hannah Turner are:

12 i. 8 other children8 Schofield.

13 ii. Salona Schofield, born Abt. 1809; died November 1870 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY. She married Henry Paul October 22, 1828 in Masonville, Delaware Co, NY; born April 16, 1807 in Saratoga Co, NY; died Unknown.

More About Salona Schofield:

Burial: 1870

+ 14 iii. Hiram Schofield, born May 07, 1812 in Half Moon, NY came with parents to Masonville in 1813; died Unknown.

+ 15 iv. Betsy * Schofield, born 1814 in of Masonville, Delaware CO, NY; died September 15, 1852 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY Age 38y5m.

+ 16 v. Jarid E. Schofield, born Abt. 1815 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY; died Unknown.

17 vi. George Schofield, born 1827 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY; died 1880 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY. He married Hannah M. Unknown; born 1829; died 1859 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY.

More About George Schofield:

Burial: 1880, Masonville Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

More About Hannah M. Unknown:

Burial: 1859, Masonville Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

9. Lewis7 Scofield (Elnathan6, Reuben5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Daniel2, Alexander1) was born November 03, 1780 in Stamford, Fairfield, Co, CT, and died September 13, 1845 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY. He married (1) Clarinda Youngs. She was born 1784, and died May 27, 1819 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY. He married (2) Susannah "Sally" Ferry November 18, 1819. She was born 1796, and died 1833 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY.

More About Lewis Scofield:

Burial: 1845, Masonville Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

More About Clarinda Youngs:

Burial: 1819, Masonville Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

More About Susannah "Sally" Ferry:

Burial: 1833, Masonville Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

Children of Lewis Scofield and Clarinda Youngs are:

18 i. Jared8 Scofield, born in Went to Ohio in 1833; died 1836 in Henry Co, OH.

More About Jared Scofield:

Burial: 1836

19 ii. Elnathan Scofield.

 

Generation No. 4

14. Hiram8 Schofield (Gilbert *7 Scofield, Elnathan6, Reuben5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Daniel2, Alexander1) was born May 07, 1812 in Half Moon, NY came with parents to Masonville in 1813, and died Unknown. He married Nancy A. Ompsid. She was born Abt. 1815, and died Unknown.

Child of Hiram Schofield and Nancy Ompsid is:

20 i. Hiram Ervin9 Schofield, born July 12, 1848 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY; died Unknown.

15. Betsy *8 Schofield (Gilbert *7 Scofield, Elnathan6, Reuben5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Daniel2, Alexander1) was born 1814 in of Masonville, Delaware CO, NY, and died September 15, 1852 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY Age 38y5m. She married John Fitch Abt. 1834 in Delaware Co, NY, son of Asa Fitch and Damaris Weed. He was born March 31, 1811 in Fitch Hill, Pines Brook, Walton, Delaware CO, NY, and died 1897 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY.

More About Betsy * Schofield:

Burial: 1852, Old Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware CO, NY

Cause of Death: Influenza Epidemic of 1852.

More About John Fitch:

Burial: 1897, Delaware Co, NY

Children of Betsy Schofield and John Fitch are:

21 i. Sanford H.9 Fitch, born 1836 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY; died Aft. 1865 in Possibly Ohio.

More About Sanford H. Fitch:

Census: 1850, Walton, Delaware Co, NY

Military service: May 18, 1861, Elisted as Pvt Age 25 Co A 23rd OH Inf, discharged 2 Jun 1865

22 ii. Ruth A. Fitch, born 1837 in Delaware Co, NY; died September 07, 1852 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY Age 15.

More About Ruth A. Fitch:

Burial: 1852, Buried in Old Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

Cause of Death: Died in Influenza Epidemic of 1852.

23 iii. Mahlon Fitch, twin, born June 08, 1841 in Delaware Co, NY; died Unknown in Unknown.

More About Mahlon Fitch, twin:

Burial: Unknown where buried.

Fact 2: Twin to Malvina Hannah Fitch

Misc: May have been in Civil War.

+ 24 iv. Malvina Hannah * Fitch, twin, born June 08, 1841 in Walton, Delaware Co, NY; died June 24, 1881 in Hartsville, Steuben Co, NY.

+ 25 v. Gilbert Fitch, born 1842 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY.

26 vi. Arthur S. Fitch, born 1844 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY; died Unknown in Unknown.

More About Arthur S. Fitch:

Census: 1860, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY # 678

Military service: July 14, 1862, Enlisted as CPL at Elmira, 1 Nov 1862 promoted to Sgt and on 27 Aug 1864 to 1st LT, discharged 5 Jun 1865

Occupation: County Clerk of Chemung County

Residence: 1889, And for many years at 356 W. 1st St, Elmira, NY

27 vii. Harvey Fitch, born Abt. 1845 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY; died Unknown in Unknow n. He married Alice L. Unknown; born Abt. 1847; died Bef. July 1882.

More About Harvey Fitch:

Military service: Co E 51 PA Inf--PVT

More About Alice L. Unknown:

Pension: July 30, 1882, Applied for Widow's Pension

28 viii. Phoebe A. Fitch, born 1847 in Delaware Co, NY; died September 20, 1852 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY Age 5.

More About Phoebe A. Fitch:

Burial: Buried in Old Cemetry, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

Cause of Death: Died in Influenza Epidemic of 1852.

29 ix. Lydia Ann Fitch, born Abt. 1849 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY; died Unknown in Unknow n.

30 x. Ruth Ann Fitch II, born Abt. 1850 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY; died Unknown in Unknow n.

More About Ruth Ann Fitch II:

Census: 1850, And 1860 Walton, Delaware Co, NY

31 xi. Catherine Fitch, born September 05, 1852 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY; died September 05, 1852 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY.

More About Catherine Fitch:

Burial: 1852, Old Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware CO, NY

Cause of Death: Died in Influenza Epidemic of 1852.

16. Jarid E.8 Schofield (Gilbert *7 Scofield, Elnathan6, Reuben5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Daniel2, Alexander1) was born Abt. 1815 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY, and died Unknown. He married Martha A. J. Claghorn. She was born 1817, and died October 04, 1858 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY Age 41.

More About Jarid E. Schofield:

Occupation: Comm. of Hiways. Masonville, NY

More About Martha A. J. Claghorn:

Burial: 1858, Masonville Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

Obituary: October 1858, Bloomville Mirror Newspaper, d/o George & Betsey Claghorn, wife of Jared Scofield

Children of Jarid Schofield and Martha Claghorn are:

32 i. Arella E.9 Schofield, born 1843 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY; died 1844 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY.

More About Arella E. Schofield:

Burial: 1844, Masonville Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

33 ii. J. Arthur Schofield, born 1852 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY; died 1855 in Masonville, Delaware County, NY.

More About J. Arthur Schofield:

Burial: 1855, Masonville Cemetery, Masonville, Delaware Co, NY

 

Generation No. 5

24. Malvina Hannah *9 Fitch, twin (Betsy *8 Schofield, Gilbert *7 Scofield, Elnathan6, Reuben5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Daniel2, Alexander1) was born June 08, 1841 in Walton, Delaware Co, NY, and died June 24, 1881 in Hartsville, Steuben Co, NY. She married Gilbert E. Northrup April 08, 1858 in Walton, Delaware Co, NY by Rev R. Beaker( She was 8 years younger than Gilbert), son of Male NORTHRUP and Mrs. Northrup. He was born October 26, 1833 in Franklin, Delaware Co, NY, and died June 19, 1918 in Cameron, Steuben Co, NY Age 85.

More About Malvina Hannah * Fitch, twin:

Burial: 1881, Probably Gully Cemetery, Jasper, NY, or Hartville, NY

Misc: Twin to Mahlon Fitch

Notes for Gilbert E. Northrup:

Debbie Robinson found a source that says his middle name Thomas.

More About Gilbert E. Northrup:

Burial: 1918, Gully Cemetery, Jasper, Steuben Co, NY

Census # 1: 1850, Living in Oneonta, NY with Dan & Hannah Canfield, Cooper trade.

Census # 2: 1855, Living with sister Elizabeth in the Albert Taylor home in Franklin, NY

Census # 3: 1860, Living with Malvina & son George in Masonville, NY

Census #4: 1880, Living with George & Bertha in Canisteo, NY

Fact 1: Funeral by M.L. Drake-undertaker from Jasper, NY

Fact 2: Pension # 734520

Fact 3: Bet. August 26, 1861 - January 28, 1863, Enlisted Deposit. NY--discharged for heart problems at Convalesent Camp, VA

Military service: Civil War Veteran,Pvt. Co K 49th NY Inf Vol

Misc: May 31, 1883, Married Orpha Davis in Arkport, NY.

Residence: Aft. 1863, W. Laurens, Otsego Co, NY, Allegany CO, NY abt 1874 to Independence, 1875 Canisteo, NY

Child of Malvina Fitch and Gilbert Northrup is:

34 i. George Eliger10 Northrup, born January 19, 1859 in Middletown, Delaware Co, NY; died December 10, 1944 in St. James Hospital, Hornell, Steuben Co, NY. He married (1) Bertha Ann Davis December 09, 1877 in Probably Jasper, Steuben Co, NY; born June 01, 1858 in Jasper, Steuben Co, NY; died January 26, 1934 in Almond, Allegany Co, NY. He married (2) Luella C. Everett Aft. 1935 in Steuben Co, NY; born 1875 in Howard, Steuben Co, NY SS says born 8 Oct 1888 Lived in Denver CO.; died 1956 in Hornell, Steuben Co, NY SS says died Apr 1981 Benefit sent to Hornell, NY, last name Northup..

More About George Eliger Northrup:

Burial: 1944, Woodlawn Cemetery, Almond, Allegany Co, NY

Cause of Death: High blood pressure, Cholesterol, Heart problems.

Census: 1920, 2nd Election District, Almond, Allegany Co, NY Age 62

Directory: 1891, Living on Rt. 5, Jasper, NY--farm laborer

Fact 1: Gave someone in family his Railroad pocket watch.

Fact 2: Funeral at Robertson's Funeral Home, Hornell, NY

Medical Information: Stocky built man, Brown hair, mustache.

Residence: Bet. 1942 - 1944, Farmer in Wellsville RD 4

More About Bertha Ann Davis:

Burial: 1934, Woodlawn Cemetery, Almond, Allegany Co, NY

Census: 1920, 2nd Election District, Almond, Allegany Co, NY Age 62

Medical Information: Tall, large framed woman, red hair, of Scotch & Welsh descent.

Occupation: Worked in the fields along with George, in her jeans & shirts.

More About Luella C. Everett:

Burial: Buried in Unknown Cemetery

Cause of Death: Hit and killed by taxi in Hornell, NY while intoxicated

25. Gilbert9 Fitch (Betsy *8 Schofield, Gilbert *7 Scofield, Elnathan6, Reuben5, Daniel4, Daniel3, Daniel2, Alexander1) was born 1842 in Masonville, Delaware CO, NY. He married Henrietta ? Unknown Abt. 1862. She was born Abt. 1845, and died Aft. 1914.

More About Gilbert Fitch:

Military service: June 1861, Enlisted for 3 years in Co G 2nd NY Pvt, re-enlisted Dec 29, 1863 as Pvt Co E 71st NY

More About Henrietta ? Unknown:

Pension: October 16, 1914, She filed for a widow's pension

Child of Gilbert Fitch and Henrietta Unknown is:

35 i. Gilbert10 Fitch, Jr., born Abt. 1863 in found a Gilbert, Jr. on 1917 Directory of Gilbertsville, Otsego Co, NY --a farmer.


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