Lawrence Dorr Thomas

Male 1905 - 1964  (58 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Lawrence Dorr Thomas was born on 12 Dec 1905 in Cortlandville, Cortland Co., New York, USA (son of L. D. Thomas and Lena M. Wheeler); died on 30 Mar 1964 in Cortland Co., New York, USA.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  L. D. Thomas was born on 5 Nov 1883 in Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 12 Mar 1975 in Cortland Co., New York, USA.

    Notes:

    of Cortland

    L. married Lena M. Wheeler. Lena (daughter of Daniel Wheeler and Frances I. Miller) was born on 9 Jul 1885 in Lapeer, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 22 Jan 1955 in Cortland Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Lena M. Wheeler was born on 9 Jul 1885 in Lapeer, Cortland Co., New York, USA (daughter of Daniel Wheeler and Frances I. Miller); died on 22 Jan 1955 in Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    Children:
    1. 1. Lawrence Dorr Thomas was born on 12 Dec 1905 in Cortlandville, Cortland Co., New York, USA ; died on 30 Mar 1964 in Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    2. Iola E. Thomas was born in 1907 in Cortlandville, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 3 Feb 1913 in Cortlandville, Cortland Co., New York, USA .
    3. Leslie W. Thomas was born on 11 Aug 1911 in Cortlandville, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 23 May 1988 in Cortlandville, Cortland Co., New York, USA .


Generation: 3

  1. 6.  Daniel Wheeler was born about 1857; died on 28 Aug 1894; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.

    Daniel married Frances I. Miller est 1880. Frances (daughter of George W. Miller and Lucinda Woodard) was born in Dec 1861 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 24 Feb 1930 in Cortland, Cortland Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 7.  Frances I. Miller was born in Dec 1861 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA (daughter of George W. Miller and Lucinda Woodard); died on 24 Feb 1930 in Cortland, Cortland Co., New York, USA.

    Notes:

    Mrs. Frances I. Turner, 68 widow of Asa M. Turner, died Monday morning in the town of Cortlandville at the home of her daughter, Mrs. L.D. Thomas. The funeral was held at the Beard Memorial home on Wednesday. Interment will be made at Virgil. Besides her daughter, Mrs. Thomas, she leaves three step-children, Mrs. Hart Davis and George Turner of Cortland and DeVer Turner of Syracuse. She is survived by brothers and sisters, William A. Miller of Southern Pines, N.C., Albert M. Miller of Holliton, Mass., E.B. Miller of Texas Valley, Merritt Miller of Matawan, N.J., Mrs. Ernest Lamphier of Freetown, and Miss Lillian Miller of Matawan, N.J.
    -The Cortland Democrat, Cortland, N.Y., Friday, February 28, 1930, pg. 5

    Children:
    1. 3. Lena M. Wheeler was born on 9 Jul 1885 in Lapeer, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 22 Jan 1955 in Cortland Co., New York, USA.


Generation: 4

  1. 14.  George W. Miller was born on 4 Mar 1825 in Seneca Co., New York, USA (son of Ezekiel Miller, Jr. and Polly Hogaboom); died on 13 Mar 1873 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.

    George married Lucinda Woodard about 1853. Lucinda (daughter of Archibald Woodard and Betsey Benton) was born on 04 Dec 1828; died on 13 Feb 1903 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 15.  Lucinda Woodard was born on 04 Dec 1828 (daughter of Archibald Woodard and Betsey Benton); died on 13 Feb 1903 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    Children:
    1. William Augustine Miller was born on 16 Oct 1854 in Texas Valley, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 17 Aug 1938 in Southern Pines, Moore Co., North Carolina, USA; was buried in Old Tennent Churchyard, Tennent, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, USA.
    2. Maurice Marcello Miller was born in Dec 1856 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 2 Apr 1922 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Marathon Village Cemetery, Marathon, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    3. Doctor Albert Monroe Miller was born on 30 Aug 1857 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 1 Dec 1936 in Needham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA; was buried in Highland Cemetery, Dover, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA.
    4. 7. Frances I. Miller was born in Dec 1861 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 24 Feb 1930 in Cortland, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    5. Edward B. Miller was born on 2 Aug 1862 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 29 Nov 1935 in Texas Valley, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Marathon Village Cemetery, Marathon, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    6. Eva Everdeen Miller was born on 03 Sep 1865 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 03 May 1868 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    7. Lillian M. Miller was born in 1865 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died in 1950 in Monmouth Co., New Jersey, USA; was buried in Old Tennent Churchyard, Tennent, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, USA.
    8. Mary Miller was born about 1869 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 11 Feb 1933 in Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    9. Addison G. Miller was born in 1870 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 25 Mar 1919 in Freetown, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Marathon Village Cemetery, Marathon, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    10. Merritt L. Miller was born in 1872 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died in Nov 1959 in Red Bank. Monmouth Co., New Jersey, USA; was buried in Old Tennent Churchyard, Tennent, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, USA.


Generation: 5

  1. 28.  Ezekiel Miller, Jr. was born on 1 Aug 1783 in Granville, Washington Co., New York, USA (son of Ezekiel Miller and Mary); died on 27 Mar 1855 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Military Service: Est 1813; War of 1812 (US) 16th Regt. New York Militi(Stranahan's)

    Notes:

    Living in the Covert,Seneca County area before 1800, as he is there in the 1800 census with his mother and two sister, his father apparently is not there at that time. In Ezekiel's Will, Henry Winters states, "his wife and my mother were sisters" (Henry's mother was a Hogaboom).

    Ezekiel served in the War of 1812 16 REG'T (STRANAHAN'S), NEW YORK MILITIA. This is also noted in the "Festal gathering of the early settlers and present inhabitants of the town of Virgil, Cortland County, N.Y. : held at Virgil Village on Thursday, the 25th of August, 1853, embracing a historic sketch of the town : supplemented with a brief historical account of events from that time to 1878. Dryden, N.Y.?. unknown. 1878."

    The Last Will and Testament of Ezekial Miller
    In the matter of proving the last will and testament of Ezekial Miller, deceased--Cortland County.
    Be it remembered that heretofore, upon the petition of George W. Miller, the executor named in the last will and testament of Ezekial Miller, late of the town of Virgil in the said county, deceased, for that purpose, to the Surrogate of said County, a citation was duly issued in this matter, which citation with the proofs of service thereof, were thereafter duly returned to said Surrogate and which said petition and citation , with the proof of said service thereof, are now on file in the office of said Surrogate. And therefore, the said Last Will and Testament of the said deceased with the proof, thereof, were produced and are as follows to wit.
    In the name of God, Amen. I, Ezekial Miller of the town of Virgil, County of Cortland and State of New York, of the age of seventy one years, and being of a sound mind and memory, do make and publish and declare this my last will and testament in manner following, that is to say:
    1st. I give and bequeath to my wife Polly, one grey mare, the one used on my premises, as a part of the team, valued at eighty dollars. Also, all my household furniture, beds, bedding, chairs, table, bureaus, stands, clothing, etc, dishes, pails, pans, stove and stove pipe. Also, clock, looking glass and all above furniture and all kinds of ---- about house to be accepted in lieu of dower, together with her right to my real estate hereinafter described.
    2nd I give and bequeath to my daughter Almyra the sum of two hundred dollars.
    3rd I give and bequeath to my son Arnold A. Miller the sum of one hundred dollars.
    4th I give and bequeath to my daughter Dema ? Parker, the interest of the sum of eighty dollars, interest to commence two years from and after my decease, and after said Dema's decease, the principal to go to her heirs.
    5th I give and bequeath to my daughter Almyra one old cow called Cherry, six years old this spring, and said cow to be kept on my premises, while said Almyra lives in said premises. Also, six sheep to be kept on the place with the said cow all winters and summers during the time said Almyra stays on said premises. Also, said Almyra to have a maintenance until the decease of her mother on said premises. Said several legacies (excepting the personal property) to be paid two years after my decease.
    6th I give and bequeath and devise to my son George W. Miller, his heirs and assign all that tract or parcel of land situated on Lot number thirty-nine in Virgil. County and State aforesaid, it being the same land conveyed to me by Abraham VanBuskirk & Catherine his wife, deed dated, May 11, 1837, and recorded in the Cortland County Clerk's office in Libre Y of deed ---- :387, May 12th 1837. Also, another piece or parcel of land deeded to me by John Shevalier ? and Anna his wife. Deed dated 27th July, 1838, and recorded in the County of Cortland Clerk's office in Libre No.1 of deeds -----:471, December 10th, 1838.
    Lastly, I give and bequeath all the rest and residue and remainder of my personal estate, goods and chattel of whatsover nature or kind soever to my son, George W. Miller, whom I hereby appoint to be Executor of this my last will and testament, hereby revoking all former wills by me made. In witness thereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 19th day of March, 1855.
    Ezekial Miller

    Ezekiel married Polly Hogaboom about 1808. Polly (daughter of Henry Hogaboom and Mary) was born on 25 Oct 1788 in Colchester, Delaware Co., New York, USA; died on 18 Aug 1862 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 29.  Polly Hogaboom was born on 25 Oct 1788 in Colchester, Delaware Co., New York, USA (daughter of Henry Hogaboom and Mary); died on 18 Aug 1862 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.

    Notes:

    She may have had a sister or sister-in-law Phidena Hogeboom, as found living with her son Arnold Miller in 1850 in Virgil, age 60, born Connecticut.

    Children:
    1. Almira Miller was born in 1808 in Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA; died after 1875.
    2. Arnold Anson Miller was born on 27 May 1809 in Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA; died on 8 Mar 1861 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    3. Eliza Miller was born in ca 1812 in Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA; died on 22 Jan 1894 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    4. Horatio Nelson Miller was born in ca 1814 in Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA; died on 28 Mar 1893 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    5. Harry H. Miller was born on 4 Feb 1817 in Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA; died on 6 Jun 1893 in West Almond, Allegany Co., New York, USA; was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, West Almond, Allegany Co., New York, USA.
    6. Ambrose W. Miller was born in 1820 in Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA; died on 22 May 1890 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    7. Phebe Miller was born in 1823 in Seneca Co., New York, USA; died on 2 Jun 1883 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    8. 14. George W. Miller was born on 4 Mar 1825 in Seneca Co., New York, USA; died on 13 Mar 1873 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    9. Dima H. Miller was born in 1828 in Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 14 Dec 1869 in Weston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA.
    10. Doctor Albert Ebur Miller was born on 7 Apr 1831 in Covert, Seneca Co., New York, USA; died on 21 Apr 1913 in Orleans, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts, USA; was buried in Needham Cemetery, Needham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA.

  3. 30.  Archibald Woodard was born in 1801; died on 11 Oct 1879 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.

    Archibald married Betsey Benton. Betsey (daughter of Stephen Benton and Thankful Champlin) was born est 1805; died on 22 Feb 1890 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 31.  Betsey Benton was born est 1805 (daughter of Stephen Benton and Thankful Champlin); died on 22 Feb 1890 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    Children:
    1. 15. Lucinda Woodard was born on 04 Dec 1828; died on 13 Feb 1903 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    2. Diane Elizabeth Woodard was born on 25 Nov 1832 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; died on 3 Dec 1915; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.
    3. Julia A. Woodard was born on 24 May 1835; died on 28 Aug 1865 in Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA; was buried in Virgil Rural Cemetery, Virgil, Cortland Co., New York, USA.