|. Misc Straights/Straits, unidentified
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
. Return to Henry Straight,1
. Abraham Strait came to Morris Co, NJ before 1750. Acc to "Rockewey History of Morris Co, NJ", Abraham came from Holland.
. He had children Abraham, Isaac Stephen, John, Christian, Mary Ann, Jacob, all b 1730-40. His grandson Abraham A. Strait, b
. 1791, moved to Franklin Co, Ohio.
. 1840 Athens Co, Ohio census, Ames, p 323, P. Strait, 0310001-1110001. (listed in same county as Benjamin Straight (#1633))
X1 Abraham B. Straight, b 1798, m Eunice Davis. of Rensselaer Co, NY and Bennington Co, Vt
. Reported s/o Daniel Straight (#222) of Morris Co, NJ, but this is highly unlikely.
2313 Benjamin Straight, b ca 1765-75, m ____. of Rensselaer and Washington Cos, NY
. More likely the s/o William Straight (#231), than the Benjamin, below.
23131 Benjamin Straight, b ca 1803 NY, m Persis (Percy) Hill.
. Lived in Warren Co, NY. Listed in Lazell's book as supposed s/o William Straight (#231), but this cannot be correct. More
. likely a s/o the older Benjamin Straight, above.
X5 Ephraim Straight, b ca 1799 Monongalia Co, Va (now WVa), m(1) Catherine Rice/Royce, m(2) Susanna ____.
. Listed in Lazell's book as s/o Henry Straight (#2312), but this is undoubtedly wrong.
. Other, more likely correct, sources, say he was a s/o John W. Straight, s/o Jacob W. Straight, who apparently wasn't of the RI
. Straight family.
X4 Nathaniel Strait, b 1795, m Louisa Barnes. of Perry Co, Ohio
. He was a s/o Jacob Strait, b ca 1774 Morris Co, NY.
. 1810 Litchfield Co, Conn census, Kent, p 914, (?Thomas) Straight, 01101-00001. (indexed as "Himes")
. 1820 Windham Co, Conn census, Plainfield, p 2071, Henry Straight, 00100-10100-01. (poss sons of Nathan Straight (#234))
. Thos Straight, 100100-10010-01.
. 1830 Windham Co, Conn census, Killingly, p 129, Amos Streight, 000001-000001.
. 1830 Windham Co, Conn census, Brooklyn, p 23, John Straight, 202001-111111.
. ("2" possibly corrected to "1" in males, age 30-40)
. 1840 Wayne Co, NY census, Walworth, p 236, William Straight, 00000001-000010001. (William b 1780's)
. listed adjacent: Horace M. Straight, 01001-00001.
. This William also listed as poss same as William Straight (#1344), but no proof)
. This William listed as William Straight, b ca 1795 RI, and Horace M. Straight, b 1811 NY, m Matilda Levise, b 1817 NY,
. by Donna Londeen at www.rootsweb.com, email: DonnaL@cox.net
. William could be the William Straight, b "1797", s/o William Straight (#2311) of Ontario Co, NY.
. 1830 Ontario Co, NY census, Canandaigua, p 125, William M. Strait, 0112001-0110201.
. 1830 Ontario Co, NY census, Farmington, p 205, Gardner Strait, 1010101-0010101. (this is Gardner Straight (#23111))
. John Strait
. 1800 Cheshire Co, NH census, Plainfield, p 4, John Strait, 00010-20010.
X2 William H. Straight/Strait, b ca 1781-82, m Mary H. ____.
. of Medina Co, Ohio
. John Straight/Strait (#213) of Gallia Co, Ohio had a son William, who "went West". Poss this William, but no proof.