|. John Straight/Strait, 1758 - 1860, s/o John Strait
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
213 John Straight/Strait,4 (cont) 21 (John,3,John,2,Henry,1)
. issue: (cont from page 1)
. 6. Mary Straight.
. 7. Elizabeth Straight (Betsey), b 1769 RI, d 20 Nov 1854 W Union Twp, Steuben Co, NY, bur Old Davis Homestead Cem, m
. David R. Davis Jr, b 13 Oct 1772 Hopkinton, Washington Co, RI, d 15 Jan 1825 W Union, s/o Rev David Rogers Davis and
. Lydia Cartwright.
. ? 1800 Montgomery Co, NY census, Johnstown, p 71, David Davis (age brackets illegible) (no proof this is same David Davis,
. but Rev John Straight had been living in Montgomery Co in 1800)
. ? 1810 Montgomery Co census, Johnstown, p 13, David Davis, 11010-21210.
. 1820 Steuben Co, NY census, Troupsburg, p 109, David Davis, 121201-11001-03.
. 1830 Steuben Co census, Troupsburg, p 481, Elizabeth Davis, 00011-00000011.
. 1840 Steuben Co census, Troupsburgh, p 85, Elizabeth Davis, 10011-100100101.
. 1850 Steuben Co census, Troupsburg, p 272, #1157/1187, Elizabeth Davis,79 RI, living with Isaiah S. Davis.
. 8. Waitey (?Waity) Straight.
. 9. Eunice (?Unis) Straight.
. 10. Esther Straight, m Paul Crandall, b 26 Dec 1790 Hopkinton, RI, s/o Paul Crandall and Prudence Chapman.
. ? 1850 LaSalle Co, Ill census, Troy, p 282, #1517/1607, Esther Crandall,65 RI, $1650, living with O.B. Crandall,21 Conn.
. issue: 8.
. 11. Dexter (?Lester) Straight.
. 12. Clarinda (?Clerinda) Straight.
. 13. Lydosia (?Lydocia/Lydotia) Strait, b 3 Oct 1814, d prior 1850, m 17 Mar 1833 Gallia Co to Giles Griswold, b 1 Jan
. 1805 Ct, d 18 Aug 1859, s/o Jeremiah Griswold and Sarah (Sally) Sanford.
. (One source said Liddotia D. Strait m Amos Ripley, but he was living with wife Polly,43 Ct, in the 1850 Gallia Co census,
. Perry Twp (Image 9), #1927/1937, plus 7 children. Another source said she was b 1827, but this also appears incorrect, and
. she was prob b ca 1810-15.) She apparently died by 1850 and wasn't mentioned in John Strait's probate records.
. 1840 Gallia Co census, Walnut Twp, p 72, Giles Griswold, 010021-000010001.
. 1850 Gallia Co census, Walnut Twp, p 73, #2285/2295, Giles Griswold,45 Ct, farmer, John Griswold,17 Ohio, farmer.
. 14. Francis Strait, b 11 Sep 1816, d prior 1850, m 15 Jan 1835 Gallia Co to Philo Griswold, b 20 Apr 1811 Ct, d 4 Feb 1901,
. s/o Jeremiah Griswold and Sally Sanford. Philo m(2) Elizabeth ____, b ca 1837-38 Mo.
. 1840 census, Philo, and his mother Sarah were prob living with his brother Giles Griswold (see above).
. 1850 Gallia Co census, Walnut Twp, p 73, #2286/2296, Sarah Griswold,77 Ct, Philo,37 Ct, farmer, Wilmeth McCan,26 Ohio.
. 1860 Fremont Co, Iowa census, Madison Twp, p 120, #923/834, Filo Griswold,47 Ct, farmer, $2000, $350, living with
. Chauncey and Maria Cowles family.
. 1870 Fremont Co census, Madison Twp, p 482, #113/114, (?Peter) A. Griswold,58 Ct, farmer, $500, $1000, Elisabeth,32
. Ct, Sanford,1 Iowa, Sally,98 Ct.
. 1880 McDonough Co, Ill census, Colchester, p 363C, Filan Griswol,69 Ct, laborer, Elizabeth,43 Mo, Sanford,11 Iowa, Fan-
. nie,4 Ill.
. 1900 Floyd Co, Iowa census, Riverton Twp, ED 93, sheet 6B, #102/102, Philo Griswold, Mar 1811 Ct (wid), Fannie Collins,
. Nov 75 Ill (dau, wid, 1 ch, 1 living), Monte, Jul 98 Iowa (grandson).
2132 15. David Blake Strait, b 11 Nov 1819 Gallia Co, m Adelia Cowles (Delia).
. Moved to Fremont Co, Iowa.
. 16. Katherine (?Catherine) Strait, b 17 Dec 1821 Ohio, m 22 Oct 1840 Gallia Co to Dr Willis Gills, b ca 1820 Va.
. 1850 Gallia Co census, Harrison Twp (Image 16), #2697/2707, Willis Gills,30 Va, farmer, $300, Catharine,28 Ohio, Artim-
. sha,8 Ohio, John,6 Ohio, Henry C.,2 Ohio.
2133 17. Francis Thomas Strait, b 4 Sep 1824 Gallia Co, m(1) Nancy Trotter, m(2) Mary A. Arthur.
2134 18. John Phelps Strait, b 18 Jan 1826 Gallia Co, m Rebecca Lewis.
2135 19. Henry Clay Strait, b 3 May 1829 Gallia Co, Ohio, m(1) Nancy L. Stewart, m(2) Eliza Scott, m(3) Nancy A. Hill.
. Moved to Greenup and Boyd Co's, Ky.
. Ref: 1. "Henry Straight of Portsmouth, Rhode Island 1652-1728 and Some of His Descendants", 1945, Theodore S. Lazell, p 56-
. 57a. (#29 in this book)
. 2. Steve Riddle's notes on Griswold family at www.rootsweb.com, email: sriddle@LNX.NET
. 3. http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~davisfam/Ged2html/html/d0001/g0000021.html#I1656
. 4. Joanne Galvin's email: email@example.com, info on Phelps family.
. 5. "History of Gallia County", 1882: Harrison Twp: In 1831 Rev John Strait, a Baptist minister, preached the Gospel at the
. houses of different citizens along Clay Lick creek. In 1833 he organized a Baptist society, and among the first members
. were Ledocia Strait.