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From: "Paul T. Culley" <>
Subject: Re: [NYFL] Brick Wall help Please!
Date: Thu, 01 Nov 2001 13:03:14 -0500
> From: "Karen Ballard" <>
> Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2001 10:09:18 -0600
> Subject: [NYFL] Brick Wall help Please!
> Resent-Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2001 08:55:43 -0700
> I am looking for any info on a Jared P. Tharp who was born in Penn Yan, Yates
> Co., NY in March 1810. I have no idea who his parents are. I have found 2
> tharps in the 1810 census of Ontario Co. One is Peter Tharp in Gorham TWP and
> the other is David tharp in Seneca TWP. I have tried all other variations of
> the name too and have come up with 2
> Thope's also in Ontario Co. One in Farmington TWP and the other in Livonia
> TWP. I was wondering if anyone knew what township Penn Yan would have been in
> Ontario Co. This would help a great deal. I believe that Jared Tharp might
> have been living with a brother in Fayette Co., IN in 1820. He was married in
> 1834 to Charlotte Cohee. Then moved on to Iowa. There was also a William and
> Joseph Tharp who were also married in Fayette Co., IN around the same time. I
> just don't know where else to look. If anyone has any idea's or help it would
> all be greatly appreciated.
> Karen Ballard
Have you tried the Genweb site for Yates County at
It looks to me that Penn Yan is now in the town of Milo which would make
it most in the north central part of town no. 7 and part in the south
central part of town no. 8. Both are in Range 1.
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