Surnames and Family Research Forum Archive
Tracing PRICE-STEPHENS Family
1. My grandfather Adam Price was born in Danville, Montour County Pa. in 1834. The 1850 U.S Census has him married to a Mary Price. In 1860 he joined the Union forces at Reedville Mass. Co D. 5th United Staes Colored Troop Cav. He served until 1866 when he was discharged at Clarksville, Tx. He migrated to Ithaca NY. were the 1870 census has him married to a Angeline(Maiden name Unknown). My father, Charles Henry Price, was born in 1885 in Ithaca NY.were he attended school. I have a Newspaper article which states that Sgt. Adam Price Carried the Union Jack Flag at it's last reunion in Boston,Ma.in 1900. Can anybody help, by ascertaining the maiden name of my grandmother, and any other information.
2. On my mothers side my Great Grandfather Rev. William Stephens(Stevens), was born in Lancaster Va about 1820. He married a Jane(Jan) Knapper of Va. Her father and Mother were both born in Va.Old stories have been handed down that he was ordained in Richmond Va. at the Concord Baptish(White) Church. One of his sons Jesse Eugene Stevens migrated to Rochester NY. and married a Mariah Mines of Va. One of their daughter Jennie Stevens married my father Charles Henry Price. I'm the off spring of that union. Any information would be greatly appreciated.