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Re: [NY] Orange County - lookups
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: Rhoda A. Robb -- born as Rhoda Begraff around the mid to late
: The family surname has been also been spelled Bigraff, Begraft,
: I believe Rhoda had two brothers, one named George (I find him
: I believe her father, William had died by the 1855 state census as
: I found Rhoda as Anna Begraft in the Catskills working at the
: I lose track of Mary after 1850 and, George and Jacob after 1855.
Here's an AIS index listing:
BEGRAF, MARY E.
: According to Rhoda's death certificate, her parents were listed as
: The Begraff (and various spellings) seem to disappear after 1870 in
There are Thompsons listed for Greene county in 1830 - which would be a good time period for Rhoda's mother - quite a few of them - the first record I looked at for a Samuel Thompson showed no little stick figures unde the white columns - so he is more than likely black. The rest of the page isn't there.
Thompson, Samuel View Image Online
I dont really have special records for any other than Orange county - the lookups are from standard ancestry.com AIS indexes.
Tbere are listings in New Jersey in 1870 for the spelling Begraft - but that might not be related.
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