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Origin of the surname “Getman:”

 

 

Generation

 

11 

 

10  Johannes Frederick Getman

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born about 1693 in the Palatinate, Rhineland-Pfalz, Germany.  Died 1781 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York; interred Getman Cemetery, Fulton County, New York.  Immigrated to America, settling 1st at West Camp, Ulster County, New York, then to Middleburgh Township, Schoharie County, New York.

 

2. Wife: Mary/Maria Johanna Bierman

 

Born 1700.  Died 1740; interred with Johannes.  Married Johannes Getman about 1720 at Hartman's Dorf, Schoharie County, New York.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Anna Maria Getman: Born 26 December 1721 at Harman's Dorf, Schoharie County, New York; baptized 31 December 1721.  Died 16 October 1811 at German Flatts, Herkimer County, New York; interred Old Stone Fort Cemetery, Schoharie Township, Schoharie County, New York.  Married Johann Henrich Myers and had children.

 

b. Anne Eve Getman: Born about 1722 at Hartman's Dorf, Schoharie County, New York.  Died 2 June 1812.  Married Frederick Orendorf and had children.

 

c. George Getman: See generation 9, below.

 

d. Frederick Getman: Born about 1725 at Burnetsfield, Herkimer County, New York.  Died about 1792 at Haner Settlement, German Flatts Township, Herkimer County, New York; interred Columbia Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery, Columbia Center, Herkimer County, New York.  Married Anna Margaretha Kessler "Margaretha" on 15 May 1787 in the Dutch Reformed Church, German Flatts, Herkimer County, New York and had children.

 

e. Christian Getman: Born 6 March 1734 at Burnetsfield, Herkimer County, New York (also seen: b. Ephratah Twp, Fulton Co., NY).  Died 20 July 1821 in Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York.  Married Anne Eve Zimmerman and had children.

 

f. Catherine Getman: Born about 1737 at Burnetsfield, Herkimer County, New York.  Died 23 June 1806 at German Flatts, Herkimer County, New York; interred at Herkimer, Herkimer County, New York.  Married Johannes Shoemaker.

 

9   Captain George Getman

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 1 May 1723 at Harman's Dorf, Schoharie County, New York.  Died 11/17 September 1789 in Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York; interred Getman Cemetery, Fulton County, New York.

 

 

2. Wife: Udelia/Delia/Ottilia Shoemaker

 

Born about 1729 at German Flatts, Herkimer County, New York; daughter of Johan Thomas and Anna Dorthea (Korsing) Schumacher.  Died after 1783 in New York; interred with George.  Married George Getman in June 1750 at Little Falls, Herkimer County, New York. 

 

3. Children:

 

a. Frederick Getman: Born about 1751 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York.  Died March 1812 at German Flatts, Herkimer County, New York; interred Getman Homestead Cemetery, Montgomery County, New York.  Married Ann Eve Frank in New York and had children.

 

b. George Thomas Getman: See generation 8, below.

 

c. Johannes/Jacob Getman: Born 2 July 1754 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York; baptized 7 July 1754 in Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York.  Died about 1831 at Columbia Center, Herkimer County, New York; interred there in the Columbia Dutch Reformed Church.  Married Maria Margaret Loucks on 13 February 1776 in Stone Arabia Township and had children.

 

d. Anna Maria Getman: Twin.  Born 11 July 1756 in Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York; baptized there.  Married Lodewick Kring on 27 August 1782 in the Dutch Reformed Church, German Flatts, Herkimer County, New York and had children.

 

e. Johannes George Getman "George"/"Peter": Twin.  Born 11 July 1756 in Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York (also seen: b. Ephratah Twp, Fulton Co., NY); baptized 1756 in the Lutheran Church, Stone Arabia.  Died 14 November 1828 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York; interred there in the Getman Homestead Cemetery.  Married Elizabeth P. House on 25 December 1781 in the Dutch Reformed Church, German Flatts, Herkimer County, New York and had children.  Also married Delia (?) about 1800.

 

8   George Thomas Getman

    "Thomas"

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 15 November 1752 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York; baptized 17 November 1752 in the Dutch Reformed Church, Stone Arabia, Montgomery County, New York.  Died 25 December 1820 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County; interred Getman Homestead Cemetery, Fulton County, New York.

 

 

2. Wife: Elizabeth Helmer

 

Born 15 October 1753 at Stone Arabia, Palatine Township, Montgomery County, New York.  Died 6 October 1837 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York; interred with George. 

 

3. Children:

 

a. George Thomas Getman, Jr.: Born 5 December/1 January 1774 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York.  Died there 23 June 1834; interred there in the Getman Homestead Cemetery.  Married Margaret Catherine Cook on 29 May 1794 in Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York and had children.

 

b. Thomas T. Getman: See generation 7, below.

 

c. Catherine Getman: Born 3 September 1779 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York.  Died 1862 in Palatine Township, Montgomery County, New York; interred Prospect View Cemetery, Saint Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York.  Married Richard Suits and had a son, Christopher Suits.

 

d. Johannes/John Thomas Getman: Born 9 March 1782 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York; baptized 15 March 1782 in German Flats Township, Herkimer County, New York.  Died 11 March 1852 in New York; interred Reformed Dutch Church Cemetery, Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York.  Married Mary Nellis before 1801 and had children.

 

7   Thomas T. Getman

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 16 August 1776 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York.  Died 1859 (also seen: d. before 1850).

 

 

2. Wife: Elizabeth Shull/Scholl

 

Twin.  Born 22 September 1783 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York; baptized in the Dutch Reformed Church, German Flatts, Herkimer County, New York; daughter of Johan Jost Schull/Scholl.  Died . 

 

3. Children:

 

a. Volkert G. Getman: Born 30 January 1800/01 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York; baptized 1801 in the Lutheran Church, Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York.  Died 7 March 1885 in Lyme Township, Jefferson County, New York; interred Freeman Cemetery, Brownville Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Margaret Flanders on 10 July 1822 in the St. Johns Dutch Reformed Church, St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York and had children.

 

b. Archibald Getman: See generation 6, below.

 

c. Elizabeth Getman: Born 1 May 1809 in Ephratah Township, Fulton County, New York; baptized 24 June 1809 in the Dutch Reformed Church, Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York.  Died 1888.  Married John Faulkner about 15 April 1831 in St. Johnsville Township, Montgomery County, New York.

 

d. Mariann Getman: Twin.  Born 10 March 1813 in Ephratah Township, Jefferson County, New York; baptized 2 May 1813 in the Dutch Reformed Church, Stone Arabia, Montgomery County, New York.  Married James C. Best on 5 May 1833 at the Best residence.

 

e. Thomas Getman: Twin.  Born 10 March 1813 in Ephratah Township, Jefferson County, New York; baptized 2 May 1813 in the Dutch Reformed Church, Stone Arabia, Montgomery County, New York.  Died 1876.

 

f. Lucinda Getman: Born 30 November 1817 in St. Johnsville Township, Montgomery County, New York; baptized 31 January 1818 in the Dutch Reformed Church, Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York.  Died 13 November 1856.  Married Abner Street.

 

6   Archibald H. Getman

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 17 March 1805/03 in Stone Arabia Township, Montgomery County, New York; baptized there in the Lutheran Church.  Died 1 March 1896; interred Orleans Cemetery, Orleans Four Corners, Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

2. Wife: Nancy Anna (Faulkner) Loadwick

 

Born about 1806 in New York.  Died there 1888; interred with Archibald.  Married Archibald Getman in 1823 in Herkimer County, New York.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Dewitt Getman: Born April 1827 in Montgomery County, New York.  Died 28 June 1903.  Employed as a farmer in LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Abaline Timmerman about 1855 in Jefferson County, New York and had children.  Also married Elmira (Cobb) Russell.

 

b. David Getman: Born 20 October 1829 (also seen: b. 21 Jul 1830) in Montgomery County, New York.  Died 31 December 1851; interred Orleans Cemetery, Orleans Four Corners, Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Perhaps not married.

 

c. Thomas Getman: Born 22 August 1831 in Oppenheim Township, Fulton County, New York; baptized 25 September 1831 at Junker Bush, New York.  Married Sarena/Serena Walts and had children.

 

d. Stephen Getman: See generation 5, below.

 

e. Betsey A. Getman: Born 27 May 1836 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 1928.

 

f. Christyan/Christiann Getman: (female) Born about 1837 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died there 18 May 1855; interred there in Orleans Four Corners Cemetery.

 

g. Magdalena "Lany" Getman: Born about 1839 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 1892; interred Lorraine Rural Cemetery, Lorraine Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Martin Walts (b. 1836, d. 1898) and had children.

 

h. Mary S./A. Getman: Born 15 July 1841.  Died 29 July 1923; interred Adams Rural Cemetery, Adams, Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married William N. Standish (b. 26 Jun 1839, d. 3 May 1915).

 

i. Archibald "Archie" H. Getman, Jr.: Born 3 November 1843 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 12 December 1923 at his daughter, Bernice's residence in the City of Lowville, Lewis County, New York; interred New Bremen Rural Cemetery, New Bremen Township, Lewis County, New York.  Resided in Lewis County, New York.  Married Augusta H. Tisse on 27 January 1867 at New York City, New York and had children.

 

j. Sarah Getman: Born October 1846 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died .  Married Henry Hart.

 

k. George Washington Getman: Born February 1849 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 1938.  Resided in St. Lawrence County, New York.  Married Euphemia Haskin/Haskins, daughter of Alpheus and Elizabeth (?) Haskin, and had children.

 

l. Emma/Emily Getman: Born March 1851 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 1907.  Married John Cooper.

 

m. Abigail "Abbie" Getman: Born 24 February 1854 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 11 March 1934 in Philadelphia Township, Jefferson County, New York; interred Sandy Hollow Cemetery, Philadelphia Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married James Henry Pollock "Henry" and had children. 

 

5   Stephen Getman

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 10 May 1833 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 23 May 1909 at LaFargeville, Jefferson County, New York; interred Orleans Cemetery, Orleans Four Corners, Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Resided in Orleans Township.

 

1850 US Census: Stephen Getman, age 17 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, resided in the household headed by Dan'l Shimmel, age 30 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer in Pamelia Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1855 NYS Census: Stephen Getman, age 22 (b. Herkimer Co., NY) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His log residence was valued at $100.  The household also included his wife, Mary Getman, age 19 (b. Herkimer Co., NY); son, Andrew Getman, age 7 months (b. Jefferson Co., NY); and brother-in-law, Henry I. Waggoner, age 21 (b. Herkimer Co., NY) and employed as a farmer.  They had resided in Alexandria Township for 7 months.

 

1860 US Census: Steven Getman, age 25 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Pamelia Township (Pamelia Four Corners Post Office), Jefferson County, New York.  His personal property was valued at $500.  The household also included his wife, Mary Getman, age 23 (b. NYS); son, Andrew Getman, age 7 (b. NYS); daughter, Nancy C. Getman, age 3 (b. NYS); and daughter, Ida Getman, age 2 (b. NYS).  Of interest, the household headed by his brother, Thomas Getman, age 27, was enumerated next door.

 

1865 NYS Census: Stephen Getman, age 33 (b. Montgomery Co., NY) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married once, and his plank residence was valued at $300.  The household also included his wife, Mary Getman, age 29 (b. Herkimer Co., NY), who had been married once and had had 5 children; son, Andrew Getman, age 10 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); daughter, Nancy C. Getman, age 8 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); daughter, Ida Getman, age 6 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); daughter, Matilda Getman, age 4 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); and daughter, Johannah Getman, age 4 months (b. Jefferson Co., NY).

 

1870 US Census: S. Getman, age 38 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Orleans Township (Theresa Post Office), Jefferson County, New York.  His personal property was valued at $500.  The household also included his wife, Mary Getman, age 34 (b. NYS); son, Andrew D. Getman, age 16 (b. NYS) and employed on the family farm; daughter, Nancy C. Getman, age 14 (b. NYS); daughter, Ida Getman, age 12 (b. NYS); daughter, Matilda Getman, age 9 (b. NYS); daughter, Joanna Getman, age 5 (b. NYS); daughter, Martha Getman, age 3 (b. NYS); daughter, Sarah E. Getman, age 1 (b. NYS); and Frederick Headnick, age 40 (b. Germany) and employed as a cheese maker.

 

1880 US Census: Stephen Getman, age 47 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Mary Getman, age 43 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS); daughter, Joanna Getman, age 15 (b. NYS); daughter, Marth Getman, age 13 (b. NYS); daughter, Sarah E. Getman, age 10 (b. NYS); son, Monroe Getman, age 8 (b. NYS); daughter, Edith Getman, age 5 (b. NYS); and daughter, Mabel Getman, age 3 (b. NYS).

 

1900 US Census: Stephen Getman, age 67 (b. May 1833 in NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife of 47 years, Mary Getman, age 65 (b. May 1835 in NYS; parents b. NYS).

 

2. Wife: Mary Wagner/Waggoner

 

Born 27 June 1835 in New York; daughter of Andrew (b. 1817 at Orleans Four Corners, NY, d. 6 Jan 1887, age 76 in Jefferson Co., NY; interred Orleans Cemetery) and Catharine (?) Waggoner (b. abt 1811, d. 11 Sep 1877, age 66), generation 5 of the Wagoner Annex.  Died 11 March 1923; interred with Stephen.

 

1850 US Census: Andrew Waggonner, age 40 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His real estate was valued at $2,200.  The household also included his wife, Catherine Waggonner, age 38 (b. NYS); son, Jacob H. Waggonner, age 16 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer; daughter, Mary Waggoner, age 15 (b. NYS); daughter, Hannah Waggonner, age 13 (b. NYS); daughter, Elisabeth Waggonner, age 11 (b. NYS); son, Addison Waggonner, age 8 (b. NYS); daughter, Martha Waggonner, age 6 (b. NYS); and son, David Waggonner, age 4 (b. NYS).  Of interest, the household headed by Archibald Getman (generation 6, above), age 44, was enumerated on the same census page.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Andrew David Getman: See generation 4, below.

 

b. Nancy Catherine Getman: Born 28 August 1856 in Pamelia Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 25 September 1931 in Galt Township, Grundy County, Missouri; interred Maple Grove Cemetery, Trenton Township, Grundy County, Missouri.  Married Samuel G. Smith on 29 March 1874 and had children.

 

c. Ida I. Getman: Born 9 October 1858 in Pamelia Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 25 March 1920 at Evans Mills, LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York; interred there in the Old Evans Mills Cemetery.  Married Lewis Isaac Walradt about 1879 and had children.

 

d. Matilda Jane Getman: Born 14 October 1860 in Pamelia Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 17 December 1951; interred Evans Mills Cemetery, Evans Mills, LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married William E. Paul on 26 September 1888 and had a daughter, Bertha E. Paul (b. 1897, d. 1988).

 

e. Joanna Getman: Born 30 January 1865 (also seen: b. 26 Dec 1864 in Pamelia Twp, Jefferson Co., NY).  Died 13 June 1946/47; interred Grove Cemetery, LaFargeville, Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married (1st) William A./H. Walts (b. 1858, d. 1900) and had a daughter, Bessie M. (Walts) Chapman (b. 1886, d. 1946), who married Wilfred H. Chapman.  Joanna (Getman) Walts married (2nd) William Russell Gladwyn (b. 1846, d. 1929) on 29 June 1904.

 

f. Martha Emelia/Amelia Getman: Born 11 April 1866 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 20 May 1957; interred Oakwood Cemetery, Theresa Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married her 1st cousin, Charles Getman (b. 14 Dec 1861, d. 26 Jan 1919), son of Thomas and Serena (Walts) Getman, and had children.

 

g. Sarah Etta Getman "Etta": Born 20 June 1869 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 17 June 1954; interred North Watertown Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Fred E. Knapp and had children.

 

h. Monroe D. Getman: Born 7 January 1872 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 18 April 1952; interred Grove Cemetery, LaFargeville, Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Maria M. Dietrich on 10 September 1894 and had a daughter, Myrtle Edith Getman (b. 1895, d. 1969), who married Alexander S. Duff.

 

i. Edith Getman: Born 6 September 1874 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 1962; interred Evans Mills Cemetery, Evans Mills, LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Franklin Orville Walts (b. 21 Nov 1859 in LeRay Twp, Jefferson Co., NY, d. 16 Aug 1939; interred Evans Mills Cem., Evans Mills, LeRay Twp), son of Alonzo and Mary J. (?) Walts, on 25 February 1896 and had the following children: (order uncertain)

 

(1. Carrie Walts: Born 1 February 1897 at Evans Mills, LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died May 1897.

 

(2. Clinton Alonzo Walts: Born 7 October 1898 at Evans Mills, LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died there 1 September 1973.  Employed as an American cheese maker.  At age 20 married Alta Leah Hickok (b. abt 1901), age 18, daughter of Leslie (b. US) and Belle (Place) Hickok (b. Theresa, NY), on 10 September 1919 (license issued 7 Sep 1919) at Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(3. Mattie Walts: Born at Evans Mills, LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(4. Emory Orville Walts: Born 5 January 1908 at Evans Mills, LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 1961; interred Evans Mills Cemetery, Evans Mills.

 

1940 US Census: Emery Walts, age 32 (b. NYS) and employed as a truck driver and farmer on a farm, was heading a household on Pamelia Road in LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 2 years of high school.  The household also included his wife, Gladys Walts, age 28 (b. NYS), who had also completed 2 years of high school.

 

Emory Walts married Gladys Ethel Gardner, daughter of Henry Reuben Gardner; subsequently divorced.

 

Gladys E. (Gardner) Walts married (2nd) Elmer M. Bedore (b. 14 Mar 1904 in Canada, d. 1981; interred with Gladys), son of Ira and Mary (Larkin) Bedore, and had the following children:

 

(a. Betty L. Bedore: (photos) Married Gaylord Carl Getman, generation 1, below.

 

(b) Ann Bedore.

 

(3. Everett Louis Walts: Born 23 April 1909 at Evans Mills, LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New  York.  Died 29 September 1995 in New York; interred Evans Mills Cemetery, Evans Mills.  Married Rosetta L. Shorkey (more info) (b. 17 Nov 1915 at Philadelphia, N.Y., d. Monday, 4 Nov 1997 in the Extended Care Facility at Edward John Noble Hospital-Samaritan, Alexandia Bay, N.Y.), daughter of William J. and Lena (Gascon) Shorkey, on 28 November 1936 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Antwerp, Jefferson County, New York.  Everett and Rosetta had the following children: (order uncertain)

 

(a. Dean E. Walts: Resided at Canton, St. Lawrence County, New York.

 

(b. Carolyn Walts: Married Alfred O’Neill and resided at Clayton, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(c. Rita Walts: Married Gregory Grant and resided at Theresa , Jefferson County, New York.

 

j. Mable C. Getman: Born 11 February 1877 in Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 2 August 1944 at Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York.  Married Fred D. Stopforth (b. Jun 1867 in Canada) on 22 November 1899 in Brownville Township, Jefferson County, New York and had children.

 

4   Andrew David Getman

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 16 October/6 November 1854 in Pamelia Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 12 July 1939 at Watertown Center, Jefferson County, New York; interred North Watertown Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

2. Wife #1: Ella M. Carpenter

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Born 28 August/12 March 1856 in Lyme Township, Jefferson County, New York; daughter of Stephen D. and Mary E. (?) Carpenter.  Died 21 August 1879, age 23 years, 5 months, and 9 days; interred Old Depauville Cemetery, Depauville, Clayton Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Andrew Getman on 10 June 1874 at Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

b. Child:

 

(1. Joseph Stephen Getman: See generation 3, below.

 

3. Wife #2: Caroline "Carrie" L. Peterson

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Born 14 July 1860 in Sweden.  Died 5 July 1928 at Watertown Center, Jefferson County, New York; interred with Andrew.  Married Andrew Getman about 1882.

 

b. Children:

 

(1. Estella M. Getman: Born 17 December 1886.  Died 1975; interred Saint Mary's Cemetery, DeWitt Township, Onondaga County, New York.  Married John Barnabas Cuff and had children.

 

(2. Earl Alexander Getman: Born 25/23 July 1891.  Died 18 April 1962; interred North Watertown Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Florence Minerva Reynolds (b. 13 May 1892, d. 18 Jun 1995; interred with Earl).

 

3   Joseph Stephen Getman

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 23 January 1877.  Died 4 January 1948; interred Omar Cemetery, Alexandria Center, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1910 US Census: Joseph S. Getman, age 33 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married once.  The household also included his wife, Dorah F. Getman, age 33 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), who had been married once and had had 4 children, all still alive; daughter, Emma F. Getman, age 8 (b. NYS); son, Stanley H. Getman, age 6 (b. NYS); daughter, Dorris Getman, age 5 (b. NYS); son, Carl W. Getman, age 3 (b. 3 ); and hired man, George B. Eckert, age 25 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), single, and employed as a farm laborer working out.  Of interest, the farming household headed by Henry W. Bretsch, age 66 (b. NYS; parents b. Germany) and his wife of 34 years, Minnie M. Bretsch, age 57 (b. NYS; parents b. Germany), who had had 8 children, was enumerated on the same census page.

 

1940 US Census:

 

2. Wife: Dora F. Bretsch

 

Born 24 November 1876; daughter of Henry W. and Minnie (?) Bretsch of Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York and granddaughter of Lawrence (b. Germany) and Victory (?) Bretsch (b. Germany).  Died 10 June 1950; interred Omar Cemetery, Alexandria Center, Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1880 US Census: Lawrence Bretsch, age 70 (b. Hessendarmstadt; parents b. Hessendarmstadt) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Victory Bretsch, age 71 (b. Hessendarmstadt; parents b. Hessendarmstadt); son, Phillip R. Bretsch, age 43 (b. NYS), single, and employed laboring at home; son, Henry W. Bretsch, age 37 (b. NYS) and employed as a laborer; daughter-in-law, Minnie Bretsch, age 27 (b. NYS); granddaughter, Dora F. Bretsch, age 3 (b. NYS); and grandson, Webster Bretsch, age 7 months (b. Oct 1879 in NYS).  Of interest, other Bretsch households were enumerated on the same census page.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Emma Ferne Getman: Born 5 April 1902.  Died 5 December 1999; interred Omar Cemetery, Alexandria Township, Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Elroy D. Holloway (b. 9 Oct 1899, d. 25 Mar 1993; interred with Emma).

 

b. Stanley H. Getman: Born 23 April 1903.  Died 24 June 1989; interred Omar Cemetery, Alexandria Center, Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Pauline M. Bass (b. 1904, d. 1980) and had children.

 

c. Doris J. Getman: Born 11 June 1904.  Died 23 September 1988; interred Omar Cemetery, Alexandria Center, Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Ellis E. Stanton (b. 1895, d. 1986).

 

d. Carl William Getman: See generation 2, below.

 

e. Frank Joseph Getman: Born 4 October 1912.  Died 11 July 1976 at the House of the Good Samaritan Hospital, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York; interred Omar Cemetery, Alexandria Center, Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Cecilia A. Vreatt (b. 24 Jun 1911, d. 5 May 1995; interred with Frank).

 

f. Paul B. Getman: Born 6 January 1914.  Died 9 May 1985; interred Grove Cemetery, LaFargeville, Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Married Lois Van Alstyne (b. 19 Jan 1913 at LaFargeville, NY, d. 24 Mar 2009 at Watertown, Jefferson Co., NY).

 

2   Carl William Getman

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 26 October 1906 at LaFargeville, Orleans Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 17 March 2005; interred Omar Cemetery, Alexandria Center, Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1940 US Census: Carl W. Getman, age 33 (b. NYS) and employed as a dairy farmer, was heading a household on Tanners Corners Road in rural Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 8th grade.  The household also included his wife, Hilda M. Getman, age 31 (b. NYS), who had completed 3 years of high school; and son, Douglas G. Getman, age 9 (b. NYS), who had completed 4th grade.  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

2. Wife: Hilda Mae Wagoner

 

Born 21  June 1908 at Alexandria Bay, Jefferson County, New York; daughter of Albert (b. NYS) and Mable (Stevens) Wagoner (b. England) of Clayton, Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 5 November 1999; interred with Carl.  At age 19 married Carl William Getman of LaFargeville, New York on 1 November 1927 (license issued 28 Oct 1927) at Clayton, Alexandria Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

3. Children: (perhaps others)

 

a. Douglas G. Getman: Born about 1931 in New York.

 

b. Gaylord Carl Getman: See generation 1, below.

 

1   Gaylord Carl Getman:

 

Born 1942.  Married Betty Bedore, paragraph C.2.a.(2.(a.(3)(a) of generation 5 of the Gardner Annex in 1968 at Asbury Methodist Church, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

See Gardner Annex for More Info

 

 

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