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J1-1    Lt. John Henry Pontius

 

 

Lt. John Henry Pontius, b. 24 Feb 1744 at Berks Co., PA, d. 22 Dec 1822 at Union Co., PA

+Catherine Wolfe, b. 16 Sep 1752, m. 1768 at PA, d. 23 Apr 1829 at Northumberland Co., PA

├── Andrew Pontius, b. 17 Jun 1770 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. circa 1828 at Union Co., PA

│   +Dorothy (--?--)

├──[1]Frederick Pontius, b. Jun 1772 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 1828 at Stark, OH

│   +Ann Margaret Reedy, m. circa 1792?

│   └── Jacob Pontius, b. 1802 at PA, d. at Stark Co, OH

│       +Catherine Essig, b. circa 1800, m. 1827, d. at Stark Co, OH

│       └── Andrew W. Pontius, b. 22 Aug 1829 at Stark Co, OH, d. after 1854   ***view bio of Andrew W. Pontius***

│           +Sarah Jane Correll, b. 31 Mar 1828 at Adams Co, PA, m. 1851 at Stark Co, OH, d. at Stark Co, OH

│           └── Jackson Warren Pontius, b. 17 Apr 1854 at Stark Co, OH, d. at Stark Co, OH

│               +Elvira Clay, b. at Stark Co, OH

│               └── Honorable Hubert C. Pontius, b. at Stark Co, OH

│                   +Mary S. Gotwald, b. circa 1875

├── Henry Pontius Jr, b. 22 Dec 1773 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 1814 at Union Co., PA

│   +Elizabeth Weiser, m. circa 1793?

├── Nicholas Pontius, b. 19 Apr 1775 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 04 Oct 1848 at Summit Co., OH

│   +Christina Ott, b. 1775, d. 1840 at Summit County, OH

│   ├── Jonathan Pontius, b. 1797 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. at Wayne Co., OH

│   │   +Barbara Wetzig?, b. circa 1795 at PA, m. circa 1817

│   ├── Andrew Pontius, b. 1801 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. at La Grange Co., IN

│   │   +(--?--) Hossler

│   ├── Peter Pontius, b. 1802 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. at Summit-Stark Co., OH

│   │   +(--?--) Roser

│   ├── Daniel Pontius, b. 1804 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 1847 at Summit-Stark Co., OH

│   │   +Sarah Garl, b. 1811, d. 1883

│   │   ├── Catherine Pontius, b. 1829, d. at Summit Co., OH

│   │   │   +Jacob France

│   │   ├── Christina Pontius, b. 1831, d. at Elkhart Co., IN

│   │   │   +George Franks

│   │   ├── Reuben Pontius, b. 1832, d. at Berrien Co., MI

│   │   ├── Mary Pontius, b. 1834, d. at Elkhart Co., IN

│   │   │   +(--?--) Weyrick

│   │   ├── Daniel Pontius Jr, b. 1836, d. 1910 at Mercer Co., MO

│   │   ├── Samuel Pontius, b. between 1837 and 1838, d. at Elkhart Co., IN

│   │   │   +Caroline (--?--)

│   │   ├── Benjamin F. Pontius, b. 1840, d. 03 Jul 1863 at PA

│   │   ├── Sarah Ann (Sarran) Pontius, b. 1841, d. at Stark Co., OH

│   │   ├── Joseph Pontius, b. 19 Mar 1842, d. 02 Mar 1913 at Mercer Co., MO  *click for more on this family*

│   │   │   +Margaret Mahala Place, b. 1849, d. 1922

│   │   ├── Jacob Pontius, b. 15 May 1845, d. 25 Dec 1931

│   │   │   +Sarah Jane Young, b. 1836, d. 1916

│   │   └── Susannah Pontius, b. 1847, d. at Portage Co., OH

│   ├── [2] George Pontius, b. 1806 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. at Marshal Co., IN

│   │   +Christina Smith

│   │   └── Jonathan Pontius

│   │                   +Amanda McElwrath (m. 8 Mar 1863, Marshall County, IN)

│   │                   +Ida A. Miller (m. 2 May 1884, Marshall County, IN)

│   │       └── Lawrence Pontius

│   │                              +Lucy Killian

│   ├── Susan Pontius, b. 1807 at Northumberland Co., PA

│   │   +(--?--) Rose, m. circa 1795

│   ├── Frederick Pontius, b. 1809 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. at Wayne Co., OH

│   │   +Sarah Ann Wise, m. 13 Sep 1838 at Stark Co., OH

│   ├── Mary Pontius, b. 1811 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. at Stark Co., OH

│   │   +(--?--) Kauffman

│   ├── Catherine Pontius, b. 1812 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. at Stark Co., OH

│   │   +(--?--) Foust

│   ├── Barbara Pontius, b. 1817 at Stark Co., OH

│   │   +(--?--) Henney

│   ├── Nicholas Pontius Jr, b. at Stark Co., OH

│   └── Jacob Pontius, b. 1821 at Stark Co., OH, d. at La Grange Co., IN

│       +(--?--) Oberlin

├── Catherine Pontius, b. 19 May 1777 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 1851 at Union Co., PA

│   +John Peter King, m. circa 1797?

├── John Pontius, b. 08 Oct 1778 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 17 Jun 1869 at Stark Co., OH

│   +Susan Witzell, m. 01 Nov 1814 at Stark Co., OH

├── George Pontius, b. 18 Dec 1780 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 21 Mar 1858 at Seneca Co., NY

│   +Margaret Pontius, b. 1788 at Berks Co., PA, m. 22 Oct 1808 at NY, d. 24 Mar 1850 at NY

│   ├── Philip Pontius, b. 18 Feb 1809 at Cumberland Co., PA, d. 18 Jan 1879 at NY

│   │   +Susan Crobaugh, b. 18 Aug 1803 at PA, d. 16 Jan 1887 at NY

│   │   ├── Ellen Pontius, b. 1845 at NY, d. 1926

│   │   │   +John N. Kipp, b. 1841, m. 20 Jan 1864 at NY, d. 1922

│   │   │   └── Lily Kipp, b. 1869, d. 1956

│   │   │       +Perez F. Lerch, b. 1860, d. 1926

│   │   ├── Lawson Pontius, b. 13 Sep 1845 at NY, d. 09 Apr 1918 at NY

│   │   │   +Mary Catherine Lusk, b. 16 Jun 1844 at NY, m. 19 Jan 1866 at NY, d. 03 Nov 1920 at NY

│   │   │   ├── Philip Stanley Pontius, b. 06 Jul 1872 at NY, d. 29 Jan 1959 at NY

│   │   │   │   +Fannie Louise Walker, b. Dec 1873 at NY, m. 27 Dec 1899 at NY, d. 20 Oct 1960 at Seneca Co., NY

│   │   │   │   ├── Vera Louise Pontius, b. 13 Oct 1900 at NY, d. 30 Sep 1973 at NY

│   │   │   │   └── Kathleen Elizabeth Pontius, b. 16 May 1908 at NY, d. 21 May 1991 at Seneca Co., NY

│   │   │   │       +Milton H. Kellogg, m. 17 Jan 1928 at Ontario Co., NY

│   │   │   └── Paul Thorpe Pontius, b. 02 Oct 1898 at NY, d. before 1920 at NY

│   │   │       +Abbie F. Gaffney, b. 1878 at NY, m. 17 Jan 1900 at NY

│   │   │       ├── Leta Pontius, b. circa 1900 at NY

│   │   │       ├── (--?--) Pontius, b. 10 Oct 1903 at NY

│   │   │       ├── Edna Pontius, b. circa 1905 at NY

│   │   │       ├── Lucy Crobaugh Pontius, b. 31 Dec 1906 at NY

│   │   │       ├── Helen Pontius, b. circa 1908 at NY

│   │   │       └── Lawson J. Pontius, b. 10 Aug 1910 at NY

│   │   ├── Christopher Columbus Pontius, b. 08 Feb 1848 at NY, d. 28 Aug 1921 at NY

│   │   │   +Jane Elizabeth Walker, b. 14 Sep 1854 at NY, m. 08 Feb 1871, d. 01 Dec 1952 at NY

│   │   │   ├── Maude Pontius, b. circa 1875 at NY, d. Jul 1922

│   │   │   │   +Frank S. Williams, m. 11 Nov 1894 at NY

│   │   │   └── Chauncey Ray Pontius, b. 26 May 1888 at NY, d. before 1953 at NY

│   │   │       +Eva H. (--?--), b. circa 1885

│   │   │       ├── John C. Pontius, b. 1909 at NY, d. at NY

│   │   │       ├── Leone Pontius, b. circa 1910 at NY, d. at NY

│   │   │       │   +(--?--) Garrison

│   │   │       └── Rose Pontius, b. circa 1912 at NY, d. at NY

│   │   │           +(--?--) Putnam

│   │   └── Lucinda G. Pontius, b. circa 1849 at NY, d. 1925

│   │       +Charles E. Berry, b. 1844, d. 1915

│   │       +(--?--) Gillette

│   ├── Peter Pontius, b. 1810, d. 19 Sep 1890 at NY

│   │   +Susan Kuney, b. 07 Mar 1815, d. 12 Apr 1888

│   │   ├── Margaret Pontius, b. 01 Sep 1833 at NY, d. 28 Sep 1857 at NY

│   │   │   +John Abbott

│   │   │   └── Frances Adell Abbott, b. 1855, d. 1919

│   │   │       +C. M. Lautenschlager, b. 1853, d. 1917

│   │   ├── Barbara A. Pontius, b. 1836 at NY, d. 1901 at NY

│   │   │   +Charles A. Roberts, b. 1836, d. 1901

│   │   ├── Henry W. Pontius, b. circa 1837 at NY, d. 29 Sep 1911 at NY

│   │   │   +unknown spouse

│   │   │   └── Lillian M. Loring, b. between 1857 and 1858 at NY

│   │   │       +Peter C. Pontius, b. 17 Oct 1848 at NY, m. 1880 at NY, d. after 1915

│   │   │   +Caroline (Lina) Edwards, b. circa 1835 at NY, m. 1863 at NY, d. 09 May 1902 at NY

│   │   │   └── Peter Guerdon Pontius, b. 1875 at NY

│   │   │       +Lulu Metcalf, b. 1876 at NY, m. 17 Dec 1896 at NY, d. at NY

│   │   ├── John C. Pontius, b. circa 1838 at NY, d. 11 Feb 1874 at NY

│   │   │   +Frederica La Maire, d. 11 Feb 1874 at MI

│   │   │   ├── John C. Pontius Jr, b. at MI

│   │   │   ├── Frederick Pontius, b. at MI

│   │   │   └── Susan Pontius, b. at MI

│   │   ├── Perry C. Pontius, b. 16 Apr 1840 at NY, d. 17 Apr 1915 at NY

│   │   │   +Mary Ann Smith, b. circa 1840, m. 27 Nov 1860 at NY, d. 26 Feb 1909 at NY

│   │   ├── Sarah A. (Sally) Pontius, b. 01 Sep 1842 at NY, d. 09 Dec 1915 at Seneca Co., NY

│   │   │   +James Albert Easton, b. 17 Aug 1810, d. 1893 at Seneca Co., NY

│   │   │   +Samuel F. Main, m. at NY

│   │   ├── Elda F. Pontius, b. 1846 at NY

│   │   │   +Alfred B. Schooley, m. 31 May 1866 at NY

│   │   ├── Peter C. Pontius, b. 17 Oct 1848 at NY, d. after 1915

│   │   │   +Lillian M. Loring, b. between 1857 and 1858 at NY, m. 1880 at NY

│   │   └── Cora Pontius, b. circa 1854 at NY, d. at NY

│   │       +R. L. Pease

│   ├── Samuel Pontius, b. circa 09 Nov 1812 at NY, d. 28 Oct 1834 at NY

│   ├── Henry Pontius, b. 10 Feb 1817 at NY, d. 12 Nov 1819 at NY

│   ├── John Pontius, b. 03 Oct 1819 at NY, d. 15 Dec 1821 at NY

│   ├── Jonathan Pontius, b. 17 Dec 1821 at NY, d. 01 Apr 1866 at NY

│   ├── George Pontius, b. 19 Dec 1822 at NY, d. 17 Dec 1890 at NY

│   │   +Frances M. Willers, b. 03 Jun 1828, m. 18 Feb 1847 at NY, d. 22 May 1859 at NY

│   │   ├── Virginia Pontius, b. 1849 at NY

│   │   ├── George Willers Pontius, b. 12 Apr 1851 at NY, d. 16 Jul 1943 at NY

│   │   │   +Lillian J. Schermerhorn, b. between 1856 and 1857 at NY, d. 13 Jul 1928 at NY

│   │   │   ├── Frances Pontius, b. 1879 at NY, d. before 1943

│   │   │   ├── George Pontius Jr, b. at NY

│   │   │   │   +Anna G. Farrell, m. 02 Jan 1906 at MO

│   │   │   ├── Carlyle Pontius, b. at NY

│   │   │   └── Murray Pontius, b. at NY

│   │   ├── Caroline Pontius, b. 1852 at NY

│   │   └── Carrie A. Pontius, b. 1859 at NY

│   │   +Esther Jane (--?--), m. circa 1867

│   │   └── Grace Pontius, b. 11 Mar 1868 at NY

│   ├── Sally Pontius, b. 25 May 1831 at NY, d. 16 Aug 1833 at NY

│   └── Elizabeth Ann Pontius, b. circa 1832 at NY

│       +Charles Bashford, m. 16 Jul 1848

├── Peter Pontius, b. 20 Mar 1783 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 24 Dec 1862 at Union Co., PA

│   +Barbara Kleckner

├── Christina Pontius, b. 12 Jun 1785 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 1877 at Union Co., PA

├── Barbara Pontius, b. 13 Jun 1787 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. circa 1858 at Wayne Co., OH

│   +George I. Wichterman

└── Philip Pontius, b. 15 Aug 1789 at Northumberland Co., PA, d. 07 Sep 1872 at Union Co., PA

    +Abigail Thompson, m. 1814 at Union Co., PA

Researchers:

[1]  Fred Gray

[2] Stacy Brown