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Origin of the surname “Shumway:”

 

 

Generation

 

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8   Peter Shumway

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 10 April 1635 at St. Maixent, Ldeux-Sevres, France.  Died 10 June 1695 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Emigrated from France to America between 1660 and 1675.  No proof that he was one of the Huguenots.

 

2. Wife: Frances Gold

 

Born 1639 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 2 August 1714 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Peter Shumway in 1675.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Peter Shumway, Jr.: See generation , below.

 

b. John Shumway: Born 20 January 1680 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.

 

c. Samuel Shumway: Born 2 November 1681 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 2 October 1715.

 

d. Dorcas Shumway: Born 16 October 1683 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 1727.  Married (1st) Valentine Butler on 26 November 1711 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Married (2nd) Henry Whittingham on 1 June 1719.

 

e. Joseph Shumway: Born 13 October 1686 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died there 1715.

 

7   Peter Shumway, Jr.

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 6 June 1678 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 17 May 1741 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Served with Colonial soldiers very early in the Massachusetts Colony.

 

2. Wife #1: Mariah Smith

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Born 16 December 1677 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts; daughter of Robert and Mary (French) Smith.  Died 17 January 1739 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Peter Shumway, Jr. on 11 February 1700 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.

 

b. Children:

 

(1. Oliver Shumway: See generation , below.

 

(2. Jeremiah Shumway: Born 21 March 1703 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 24 October 1801 at Sturbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Experience Learned on 13 November 1729 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

(3. David Shumway: Born 15 December 1705 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 10 May 1796 at Sturbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married (1st) Esther Hoar on 20 May 1736 at Brimfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts.  Married (2nd) Alice Answorth on 20 September 1751.

 

(4. Mary Shumway: Born 5 May 1708 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 29 August 1747 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Caleb Barton on 3 December 1725 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

(5. Samuel Shumway: Born 22 April 1711 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 2 September 1800 at Sturbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Sarah Learned on 19 February 1736 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

(6. John Shumway: Born 10 August 1713 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 13 January 1810 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Mary Dana on 19 May 1737 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

(7. Jacob Shumway: Born 10 March 1717 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 15 April 1801 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Martha Walker on 14 January 1741 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts. 

 

(8. Hepzibah Shumway: Born 6 April 1720 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Married Kosick "Obediah" Walker on 12 November 1741.

 

(9. Amos Shumway: Born 31 January 1722 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 2 May 1818 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Ruth Parker on 20 March 1745 at Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts. 

 

3. Wife #2: Mary Wood

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Married Peter Shumway, Jr. on 28 February 1740 at Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

 

6   Oliver Shumway

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 8 June 1701 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 21 October 1801 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

2. Wife: Sarah Pratt

 

Born 18 October 1704 at Framingham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts; daughter of Jonathan and Sarah (Gale) Pratt.  Married Oliver Shumway on 3 September 1724 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Oliver Shumway, Jr.: Born 12 October 1725 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died 1772.  Married Elizabeth Holman on 15 April 1747 at Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

b. Levi Shumway: Born 8 April 1727 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died 1772 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Priscilla Gleason on 30 June 1752 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

c. Keziah Shumway: Born 25 May 1729 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.  Died 22 April 1790 at Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.  Married David Town on 26 August 1755 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

d. Nathan Shumway: See generation 5, below.

 

e. Susanna Shumway: Born 21 August 1733 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married Hezekiah Eddy on 23 November 1758 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

f. Stephen Shumway: Born 25 March 1736 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died 1737.

 

g. Sarah Shumway: Born 28 June 1738 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Married David Pratt on 23 October 1760 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

h. Reuben Shumway: Born 2 February 1740 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died 1761.

 

i. Ebenezer Shumway: Born 25 June 1743 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died there 1833.  Married Comfort White there on 30 August 1765.

 

j. Johnathan Shumway: Born 8 November 1745 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died 1746.

 

k. Lucy Shumway: Born 18 July 1749 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died 1835.  Married Micah Pratt on 23 February 1769.

 

5   Nathan Shumway

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 21 April 1731 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died 30 December 1818 at Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.  Served in the French and Indian War.

 

2. Wife #1: Judith Whitney

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Born 21 April 1733 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died 1771.  Married Nathan Shumway on 7 February 1754 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

b. Children:

 

a. Stephen Shumway: Born 30 November 1756 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died November 1840 at Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.  Married Abigail Billings on 3 October 1780 at Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.

 

b. Reuben Shumway: See generation 4, below.

 

c. Isaac Whitney Shumway: Born 12 October 1761 at Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.  Died 30 December 1849 in Monroe County, New York.  Married Patience Elizabeth Pratt on 8 December 1785 at Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.

 

3. Wife #2: Hannah Chubb

 

Born 1750 at Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.  Died May 1803.  Married Nathan Shumway on 7 September 1771 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

 

4   Reuben Shumway

 

1.  Biographical notes:

 

Born 28 December 1759 at Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  Died 20 December 1827 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania; interred there in Lyon Cemetery.  Ran away from home when still a boy.  Served with General George Washington at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.  Moved from Steuben County, New York to Wyalusing Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania about 1803.  Moved to Spring Hill about 1805.  First settler in Tuscarora Township.

 

2.  Wife: Miriam Town/Towne

 

Born 13 July 1756 at Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts; daughter of James and Anna (Blood) Town.  Died 3 April 1819 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania; Interred there in Lyon Cemetery (1st burial at Spring Hill).  Of Belchertown, Massachusetts.  Married Reuben Shumway in 1785 at Belchertown, Hampshire County, Massachusetts.

 

3.  Children:

 

a. Sylvinus/Sylvanus Shumway: Born 29 August 1788 in Steuben County, New York.  Died 12 April 1847 in Scioto County, Ohio.  Married Esther Hulburt/Hulbert on 2 June 1811 in Steuben County, New York.

 

b. Darius Shumway: See generation 3, below.

 

c. Cyrus Shumway: Born 8 April 1793 in Steuben County, New York.  Died 12 August 1864 in Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania; interred there in Lyon Cemetery.

 

1850 US Census: Cyrus Shumway, age 57 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household at Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  His real estate was valued at $3,000.   The household also included his wife, Bridget Shumway, age 48 (b. NYS); son, Henry Shumway, age 19 (b. PA) and not employed; son, Morrison Shumway, age 14 (b. PA); and son, William Shumway, age 10 (b. PA).

 

Cyrus Shumway married Bridget Clink (b. 1802, d. 1887) on 19 May 1819 at Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania and had the following children:

 

(1. Harry Shumway: Born 18 February 1820 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died there 18 March 1820.

 

(2. Miriam Shumway: Born 25 March 1821 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 5 December 1840.

 

(3. Nancy Shumway: (order uncertain)

 

(4. Margaret Shumway: Born 24 July 1825 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died there 20 October 1903.  Married Stephen Lyon on 3 December 1845 at Spring Hill.

 

(5. Lucinda Shumway: Born 4 September 1827 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 14 August 1866.  Married (1st) Jefferson Bowen on 24 September 1844 at Spring Hill.  Married (2nd) (?) on 26 November 1849 at Spring Hill.

 

(6. Henry L. Shumway: Born 4 December 1830 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 9 February 1909 at Auburn, Shawnee County, Kansas.  Veteran of the American Civil War; served in Company B, 2nd Battalion, Missouri Militia and later a Kansas Regiment.

 

1865 KS Census: H. L. Shumway, age 35 (b. PA) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Auburn Township (Auburn Post Office), Shawnee County, Kansas.  His real estate was valued at $2,000, and his personal property was valued at $695.  The household also included his wife, S. S. Shumway, age 33 (b. NYS); daughter, Ella L. Shumway, age 9 (b. PA); and son, Cyrus S. Shumway, age 3 (b. KS).

 

1870 US Census: Henry Shumway, age 39 (b. PA) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Auburn Township (Waveland Post Office), Shawnee County, Kansas.  His real estate was valued at $4,000, and his personal property was valued at $340.  The household also included his wife, Sally Shumway, age 38 (b. NYS); daughter, Ella Shumway, age 15 (b. PA); and son, Cyrus Shumway, age 8 (b. KS).

 

1875 KS Census: H. L. Shumway, age 44 (b. PA) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Auburn Township, Shawnee County, Kansas.  His real estate was valued at $2,000, and his personal property was valued at $50.  The household also included his wife, Sally S. Shumway, age 42 (b. NYS); daughter, Ella Lunn, age 20 (b. PA); son-in-law, Geo Lunn, age 26 (b. England) and employed as a mason; son, Cyrus Shumway, age 13 (b. KS); and son, H. H. Shumway, age 4 (b. KS).

 

1880 US Census: H. L. Shumway, age 49 (b. PA; parents b. PA) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Auburn Township, Shawnee County, Kansas.  The household also included his wife, Sally S. Shumway, age 47 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS); son, Cyrus H. Shumway, age 18 (b. KS; father b. PA; mother b. NYS), single, and employed as a farmer; son, Herbert H. Shumway, age 9 (b. KS; father b. PA; mother b. NYS); and brother, William Shumway, age 39 (b. PA; parents b. PA) and widowed, with no occupation recorded.

 

1895 KS Census: H. L. Shumway, age 64 (b. PA) was heading a household in Shawnee County, Kansas.  The household also included his wife, Sallie Shumway, age 62 (b. PA).

 

1900 US Census: Henry L. Shumway, age 69 (b. Dec 1830 in PA; parents b. NYS) and retired, was heading a household in Auburn Township, Shawnee County, Kansas.  The household also included his wife of 47 years, Sallie S. Shumway, age 67 (b. Nov 1832 in NYS; parents b. NYS), who had had 4 children, 2 of whom were still alive.

 

Henry Shumway married Sabrina S. Smith "Sally" (b. 1832, d. 1909) on 14 September 1852 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania and had the following children:

 

(a. Arthur Dermont Shumway: Born 25 June 1853 at Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died there 26 January 1854, age 6 months and 26 days; interred there in Lyon Cemetery.

 

(b. Ella Leonora Shumway: Born 26 December 1854 at Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 1910.  Married George Lynn on 18 January 1873 and had the following son:

 

(1) Henry Lynn: Born 6 November 1886.

 

(c. Cyrus H./Smith Shumway: Born 4 September 1861 at Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 26 March 1898; interred Auburn Cemetery, Auburn Township, Shawnee County, Kansas.  Married Lulu Dyche on 27 June 1883 and had the following children:

 

(1) William Dyche Shumway: Born 1884.  Died 1908.

 

(2) Daphne West Shumway: Born 26 January 1886.  Married William Franklin on 30 November 1905.

 

(3) Neal Burdge Shumway: Born 15 January 1888.

 

(d. Herbert Henry Shumway: Born 31 July 1870 in Kansas.  Died 14 November 1904; interred Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Shawnee County, Kansas.

 

1900 US Census: Herbert Shimway, age 29 (b. Jul 1870 in KS; parents b. PA) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Auburn Township, Shawnee County, Kansas.  The household also included his wife of 9 years, Mona Shimway, age 31 (b. Sep 1868 in CO; father b. Isle of Man; mother b. MI), who had had 4 children, 3 of whom were still alive; son, Cecil Shimway, age 6 (b. Jan 1894 in KS); son, Leslie T./F. Shimway, age 4 (b. Dec 1895 in KS); and son, Cyrus Shimway, age 1 (b. Mar 1899 in KS).

 

Herbert Shumway married Mona Quayle/Quiola (b. 9 Sep 1877 in Gilpine Co., CO, d. 22 Nov 1957 at Dallas, Dallas Co., TX; interred there in Oakland Cem.), daughter of Thomas and Eunice (Estes) Quayle, on 27 May 1891 and had the following children:

 

(1) Mabel B. Shumway: Born 16 August 1892.  Died 24 October 1892.

 

(2) Cecil Herbert Shumway "Cecil" (also seen: Monte Cecil Shumway): Born 24 January 1894 in Auburn Township, Shawnee County, Kansas.  Died 22 February 1935, age 40 years and 28 days, in Legion Township, Kerr County, Texas from complications of tuberculosis in Kerr County, Texas; interred Oakland Cemetery, Dallas Texas.  Married Hazel K. Parnell (b. 1895, d. 1958; interred Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, TX), daughter of Joe and Ella Cordelia (Morgan) Parnell, and had the following children:

 

(a) Cecil "Buddy" Shumway: Born 24 January 1920.  Died 10 November 1986; interred Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.  Had the following son:

 

[1. Michael David Shumway: Born 18 February 1948 at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.  Died 25 January 2014 at Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas.

 

(b) Dorothy E. Shumway: Born 6 September 1921.  Died 16 January 2001 at Mesquite, Dallas County, Texas; interred there in Restland Memorial Park.  Married (?) Brown.

 

(c) Donald J. Shumway: Born 20 September 1928.  Died 18 February 2006; interred Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.

 

(3) Leslie "Zeke" Thomas Shumway: Born 16 December 1895/96 in Kansas.  Died 7 March 1955 in Florida; interred Showmans Rest Cemetery, Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida.  Married (1st) Margaret Williams (b. 16 Jan 1896 in Greenock, Scotland, d. 1 Jul 1978 in Sioux Co., IA; interred Memory Gardens Sioux Center Cem., Sioux Ctr, Sioux Co., IA), daughter of Arthur Charles and Margaret (McCue) Williams, on 30 October 1914 in Jackson, Mississippi; subsequently divorced.  Leslie and Margaret had the following children:

 

(a) Arthur Jessie Shumway: Born 12 November 1915 at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.  Died there 12 February 1916, age 3 months.

 

(b) Mona Elizabeth Shumway: Born 22 October 1917 at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.  Died there 20 December 1967; interred there in Grove Hill Memorial Park.  Married (1st) Edward Henry Kelley (b. 19 Feb 1909, d. 8 May 1946; interred Grove Hill Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas Co., TX) and had the following children:

 

[1. Edward Leslie Kelley: Born 29 May 1941 at New London, New London County, Connecticut.  Died 9 August 2015 at Mansfield, Tarrant County, Texas; interred Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.  Married Jean McColl Grubb (b. 27 Feb 1940 at Dumbarton, West Dumbartonshire, Scotland, d. 6 Feb 2014 at Irving, Dallas Co., TX; interred with Edward), daughter of Fraser Parker and Annie (McColl) Grubb.

 

[2. Daughter: Born 1945.

 

Mona (Shumway) Kelley married (2nd) Guy Forbis (b. 28 Feb 1925 at Wolfe City, Hunt Co., TX, d. 28 Nov 1973 at Dallas, Dallas Co., TX; interred Dunbar Cem., Emory, Rains Co., TX), son of Milt and Sybol (Smith) Forbis.

 

Margaret (Williams) Shumway married (2nd), as his 2nd wife, Martin Rotier (b. 30 May 1884 in MI, d. 23 May 1964 in IA; interred with Margaret), son of Adrian and Adrianna (?) Rottier, on 28 November 1934 at Denver, Colorado and moved to Iowa.  Martin had the following children from his 1st marriage:

 

(c) Grietta Rotier: Born 1912.  Died 1967.  Married (?) Van Voorst.

 

(d) Clara Rotier: Born 1913.  Died 1987.  Married (?) Scheffer.

 

In the 1920s Leslie Thomas Shumway married (2nd), as her 2nd husband, Virginia (Sudduth) Miller (b. 24 Dec 1902, d. 28 Mar 1981; interred Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, TX), daughter of Luna W. and Ila E. (?) Sudduth.  Virginia had married (1st) (?) Miller and had the following daughter:

 

(e) Thelma Louise Miller: Born 10 October 1919.  Died 13 February 2002; interred Stoney Point Cemetery, Altoga, Collin County, Texas.  Married (?) Nichols.

 

(4) Cyrus Alfred Shumway "Alfred": Born 8/9 March 1899 in Kansas.  Died 10 December 1912, age 13 years, 9 months, and 1 day, from complications of peritonitis in the City of Dallas, Dallas County, Texas; interred there in Oakland Cemetery.

 

(5) Daphne Shumway: Born 10 August 1900.

 

(7. Alonzo Shumway: Born 4 April 1835 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 19 April 1835.

 

(8. Harrison Shumway: Born 4 June 1836 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 12 August 1862 while assigned to Company B, 2nd Missouri Militia during the American Civil War.

 

(9. William Shumway: Born 17 January 1841 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 29 April 1922 at Laceyville, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Resided last at Laceyville, Pennsylvania, where he was President of Farmer's Mutual Insurance Company.

 

1910 US Census: William Shumway, age 69 (b. PA; parents b. NYS), who had his own income, was heading a household on Indian Hill Road in Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  He had been married twice.  The household also included his wife of 22 years, Minnie I. Shumway, age 55 (b. PA; parents b. PA) and not employed, who had been married once and had had 3 children, all still alive; daughter, Daisy Shumway, age 42 (b. PA; parents b. PA), single, and employed as a nurse for a private family; daughter, Lydia M. Shumway, age 21 (b. PA; parents b. PA), single, and not employed; and son, Jerald S. Shumway, age 19 (b. PA; parents b. PA), single, and not employed.

 

William Shumway married (1st) Helen Adeline “Addie” Ackley (d. 1877), daughter of Ferris Ackley, on 22 September 1863 at Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania and had the following children:

 

(a. Florence Shumway: Married M. M. Brown and had the following children: (order uncertain)

 

(1) Elton Brown.

 

(2) Helen Brown.

 

(3) Laurence Brown.

 

(4) Virginia Brown.

 

(5) Robert Brown.

 

(6) Rachel Brown, MD: Practiced medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

 

(b. Daisy Shumway: Born about 1868 in Pennsylvania.  Age 80 in 1952.  Graduated from SCI in 1891.

 

Following Addie’s death in 1877, William married (2nd) Armenia “Minnie” Irene Sumner (b. 3 Mar 1855), daughter of George Sumner, on 18 September 1884 at Laceyville, Bradford County, Pennsylvania and had the following children:

 

(c. Lydia M. Shumway: Born about 1889 in Pennsylvania.

 

(d. Gerald S. Shumway: Born about 1891 in Pennsylvania.  Resided at Springhill, Wyalusing Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

 

(e. Margarite Shumway.

 

(f. Grace Shumway: Married Martin Blocker and had the following children:

 

(1) Fred Blocker: (more info) Employed as a sales supervisor for Pennsylvania Electric.

 

(2) Lucretia Blocker.

 

(3) Margaret Blocker.

 

d. Luther Shumway: Born 1794 in Steuben County, New York.  Died there.

 

e. Alvah Shumway: Born 28 September 1795 in Steuben County, New York.  Died 1843 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Married (?) and had the following children:

 

(1. Cyrus Shumway.

 

(2. Sephin Shumway.

 

(3. Thomas Shumway.

 

(4. Jerome Shumway.

 

(5. Paul L. Shumway.

 

(6. James Shumway.

 

(7. Barnssoe (sp) Shumway.

 

f. Esther Cynthia Shumway: Born 13 July 1796 in Steuben County, New York.  Died there 13 January 1864.

 

g. Reuben Tallubah Shumway: Born 23 May 1798 in Steuben County, New York.  Died 10 June 1853 at Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania; interred there in Lyon Cemetery.  Married Mary Anna Foster (b. 16 Oct 1796, d. 13 Mar 1865) on 23 May 1819 and resided at Spring Hill.  Reuben and Mary Ann had the following children:

 

(1. Lorinda Shumway.

 

(2. Luther Shumway.

 

(3. Loren Shumway: Born 12 January 1825 at Tuscarora Township.  Died 9 August 1888.  Served in the Civil War.  Married Betsy Decker (b. 3 Jun 1826) on 19 July 1846 and resided at Lacyville, Pennsylvania.  Loren and Betsy had the following children:

 

(a. Benjamin F. Shumway.

 

(b. Sylvanus O. Shumway.

 

(c. Maria R. Shumway.

 

(d. Thomas Franklin Shumway: Married (?) and had the following son:

 

(1) Harry F. Shumway:

 

(e. Alford/Alfred V. Shumway: Born 28 December 1861.  Died ; interred Laceyville.  Married Lettie Jane Nurss (b. 28 Feb 1866), daughter of Henry and Almira (Baldwin) Nurss (Para. 4.C.7.c of the Alexander Patterson Biles page), on 29 May 1881 and had the following son:

 

(1) Leon Henry Shumway: Born 18/10 December 1881 at Laceyville, Pennsylvania.  In 1951 resided at 708 North Main Street, Athens, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Married (1st) Leonelle Jennings (b. Mehoopany, PA, d. there 1924; interred Mehoopany Cemetery) on 15 March 1905 at Mehoopany, Pennsylvania and had the following son:

 

(a) Theodore J. Shumway: Born 12 February 1905.  Married Gertrude Adelia Fuller (Para. 4.C.6.a.(4.(a. of the Alexander Patterson Biles page) and had the following children:

 

[1. Joan Shumway: Born 1928.

 

[2. Charles Shumway: Born 1929.  Adopted by Charline (Fuller) Emery.

 

[3. Marilyn Shumway: Born 1930.  Married Wilfred Glen Druin/Drouin/Drowin/Dronin.

 

Leon Shumway married (2nd) Eleanor Jenkins (d. 25 Jan 1947) in April 1926 and had the following children:

 

(b) Leon Shumway, Jr.

 

(c) Ruth J. Shumway: Born 7 November 1928.

 

(4. Winslow Shumway: Married Samantha Slater and had the following daughter:

 

(a. Edith Celinda Shumway: Married George Decker and had the following daughter:

 

(1) Daisy Maude Decker: Married Lewis Lorenzo Jackson and had the following daughter:

 

(a) Virgie Edith Jackson: Married (?) Nichols and had the following daughter:

 

[1. Caroline "Carol" Nichols.

 

(5. Wallace Shumway.

 

(6. Sarah Ann Shumway.

 

(7. Delos W. Shumway.

 

(8. Alonzo Shumway.

 

(9. Wealthy Shumway.

 

h. Sally Shumway: Born 6 August 1799 in Steuben County, New York.  Died there in 1800.

 

3   Darius Shumway

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 14 January 1791 in Steuben County, New York.  Died 5 August 1845 in Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania; interred there in Lyon Cemetery.  Resided at Spring Hill.

 

2. Wife: Catherine Hulbert/Hulburt

 

Born 5 October 1797.  Died 16 April 1883 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania; interred there in Lyon Cemetery.  Married Darius Shumway in 1817 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Lucy Shumway: Born 19 May 1818 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

 

b. Charlotte I. Shumway: Born 19 September 1820 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 14 August 1911 (also seen: d. 24 Mar 1915 at Marion, Linn Co., IA); interred Woodside Cemetery, Lee Center, Amboy Township, Lee County, Illinois.  Married Lysander Cyreno Sawyer (b. 11 Jan 1818, d. 19 Jun 1901; interred with Charlotte).

 

c. Charles H. Shumway: Born 24 August 1822 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 19 February 1898 in Clare County, Michigan; interred Harrison, Clare County, Michigan.  Married Martha P. Cornell on 23 November 1845.

 

d. Hiram Shumway: See generation 2, below.

 

e. Julia Shumway: Born 7 June 1826 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 19 January 1851, age 24 years, 7 months, and 12 days; interred Lyon Cemetery, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Married James Clink.

 

f. Pamelia Shumway: Born 3 August 1828 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 15 March 1855.

 

g. Sylvanus Shumway: Born 11 August 1830 at Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died there 5 December 1831.

 

h. Burton/Berton Shumway: Born 27 May 1833 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died there 12 May 1835, age 2.

 

i. Elizabeth  Emily Shumway: Born 2 May 1836 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 20 June 1918, age 82 years, 1 month, 17 days, in Tacoma Township, Pierce County, Washington; interred Mountain View Memorial Park, Lakewood, Pierce County, Washington.  Married Justus Lewis (b. 15 Jul 1830 in Susquehanna Co., PA, d. 2 Nov 1895 in Warren Twp, Midland Co., MI), son of James (b. 1802, d. 1869),  and Elizabeth (Ross) Lewis (b. 1801, d. 1874), who was employed as a farmer.  Elizabeth and Justus had the following children:

 

(1. Julia Victoria Lewis: Born 15 December 1854 in Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 3 July 1922 in Lewis County, Washington.  Married Philander DeWitt Hardy.

 

(2. Ida Rebecca Lewis: Born 4 April 1856 in Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 24 February 1935 at Chehalis, Lewis County, Washington.  Married James Babcock.

 

(3. Othello "Otto" Shumway Lewis: Born 30 November 1861 in Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 18 November 1926 at Santa Anna, Orange County, California.

 

(4. Truman Ellsworth Lewis: Born 9 January 1865 in Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 10 February 1939 at Santa Ana, Orange County, California.

 

(5. Frank Ernest Lewis: Born 3 June 1871 in Pennsylvania.  Died 29 June 1953 at Norwalk, Los Angeles County, California.

 

2   Hiram Shumway

 

1. Biographical notes: Born 26 April 1824 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died 12 May 1911, age 87; interred Spring Hill Cemetery, Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

 

1850 US Census: Hiram Shumway, age 25 (b. PA) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household at Springhill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  His real estate was valued at $1,600.  The household also included his mother, Catharine Shumway, age 55 (b. NYS); sister, Elizabeth E. Shumway, age 14 (b. NYS); and Marvina Clink, age 5 (b. NYS).  Of interest, the household headed by his brother, Charles Shumway, age 27, was enumerated next door.  Also, the household headed by his uncle, Cyrus Shumway, age 57, was enumerated on the same census page.

 

1860 US Census: Hiram Shumway, age 36 (b. PA) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  His real estate was valued at $2,500, and his personal property was valued at $800.  The household also included his wife, Sally Shumway, age 30 (b. PA); and daughter, Lettie Shumway, age 2 (b. PA).

 

1870 US Census: Hiram Shumway, age 46 (b. PA) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford county, Pennsylvania.  His real estate was valued at $11,000, and his personal property was valued at $600.  The household also included his wife, Sallie E./C. Shumway, age 40 (b. CT); daughter, Lettie Shumway, age 12 (b. PA); son, Martin M. Shumway, age 8 (b. PA); Marcus Picket, age 17 (b. PA) and employed as a farm laborer; and mother, Catherine Shumway, age 72 (b. NYS).

 

1880 US Census: Hiram Shumway, age 56 (b. PA) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  He was handicapped by a "wrenched shoulder".  The household also included his wife, Sallie E. Shumway, age 50 (b. NYS; parents b. CT); daughter, Lettie E. Shumway, age 22 (b. PA), single, and at home; son, Manville M. Shumway, age 18 (b. PA), single, and employed working on the farm; mother, Catherine Shumway, age 82 (b. NYS) and widowed; and servant, Wm Kissle, age 24 (b. PA), single, and employed as a farm laborer.

 

1900 US Census: Hiram Shumway, age 75 (b. Apr 1825 in PA; parents b. PA), with no occupation recorded, was heading a household in Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  The household also included his wife of 46 years, Sally Shumway, age 70 (b. Nov 1829 in CT; parents b. CT), who had had 2 children, both still alive; and servant, Eunice Everett, age 30 (b. May 1870 in PA; parents b. PA).  Of interest, the household headed by his son, Manville M. Shumway, age 38 (b. Jul 1861 in PA) was enumerated next door.

 

1910 US Census: Hiram Shumway, age 85 (b. PA; father b. NYS; mother b. PA) and not employed, resided in the household headed by his son, Manville M. Shumway, age 49, in Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

 

2. Wife: Mary Sally Emeline Lyon

 

Born November 1829 in Connecticut.  Died 15 July 1901, age 72.  Married Hiram Shumway on 19 September 1853.  Sally’s grandfather may have been Stephen Lyon, who owned the farm originally settled by Reuben Shumway, generation 4, above.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Lettie Elsie Shumway: Born 4 September 1857 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died there May 1951, age 93; interred there in Spring Hill Cemetery.  Married Sanford LeRoy Lemon (d. about 1950, age 99) on 18 March 1882 at Auburn Four Corners, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania and had at least the following children: (order uncertain)

 

(1. Daughter: Married Clayton Wakeley.

 

(2. Daughter: Married Orville Beeman of Wyalusing, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

 

b. Manville Shumway: See generation 1, below.

 

1   Manville Martin Shumway:

 

Born 2 July 1861 at Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Died there 1939; interred Spring Hill Cemetery, Spring Hill, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Married (1st) Gertrude Sumner, paragraph 3a.c.(3.(a. of the John Irvine (3) page, on 20 November 1888 at Merryall, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

 

Following Gertrude's death, Manville Shumway married (2nd) Nellie Van Nest, daughter of David and Emily A. (?) Van Nest, on 8 April 1903 at Spring Hill, Tuscarora Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania and had a son.

 

See John Irvine (3) Page for More Info

 

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1. Reference: The Shumways; by Asahel A. Shumway; published 1909 by Tobias A. Wright of New york; only 200 copies produced.

 

 

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