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The Belcher Family, in England and America

Comprehending a period of seven hundred and sixty-five years With particular reference to the descendants of Adam Belcher of Southfields, Orange County, New York

  • by William Henry Belcher, 1851-1939 and Joseph Warren Belcher, 1853 - 1952
  • published in Detroit, Michigan, 1941

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Table of Contents

Book I - Origin and Antiquity of the Family Name
I. The Battle Abbey Roll
II. The First Belcher on Record
III. The Belchers in England
IV. The Belchers of America

Book II - English Lineage for Seven Hundred and Sixty Years
I. Whitmore's Record Amended
II. Adam Belcher of Second River

Book III - John Belcher of New Cornwall and his Children
I. An Early Settler in the Cove
II. Adam Belcher of Southfields
III. Belcher Homes in Orange County

Book IV - John Adam Belcher of Ringwood and Eagle Valley
I. John Adam Belcher as an Iron Worker and Farmer
II. Children of John Adam and Bridget Belcher
*William Belcher
*Caroline Belcher
*James Jerome Belcher
*Hannah Belcher
*Margaret Belcher
III. The Second Marriage of John Adam Belcher
*The Whritenhour Family
*Henry Oliver Whritenhour
*Henry Whritenhour's Family
*Peter Whritenhour's Family
*Pieter Slot and His Descendants
IV. Forsakes Mining for Agriculture
*The Belcher Homestead in 1911
*Abstract of Title of Belcher Farm

Book V - The Belcher and Kelley Families
I. The Story of John and Eleanor Belcher
II. Eleanor Ann Kelley Belcher
III. John Kelley of Ramapo

Book VI - Five Generations of the Descendants of John and Eleanor Belcher
I. Peter Belcher
II. Mary Louisa Belcher
III. Nancy Ellen Belcher
IV. Sarah Ann Belcher
V. Amherst Wisner Belcher
VI. Eliza Jane Belcher
VII. Caroline Amelia Belcher
VIII. John Adam Belcher
IX. William Henry Belcher
X. Joseph Warren Belcher
XI. Alfarata Jennings Belcher
XII. Alice Ida Belcher
XIII. Eva Lermond'Belcher
XIV. Lucy Rosina Belcher

Book VII - Other Descendants of Adam Belcher of Southfields
I. Peter Whritenhour Belcher
II. Joseph Belcher
III. Other Children of Adam and Sarah Belcher
*Elizabeth Belcher
*Ann Belcher
*Phebe Belcher
*Clorinda Belcher
*Benjamin Belcher
*Adam Belcher
*Polly Belcher
*Sarah Belcher
*Charlotte Belcher

Book VIII - Benjamin Bennett and Mary Belcher and their Descendants
I. Benjamin Bennett of New Cornwall
II. Benjamin Bennett
III. Benjamin Bennett, Junior
IV. John Bennett
V. Elizabeth Bennett
VI. Hannah Bennett
VII. Sarah Bennett
VIII. Mary Bennett
IX. Peter Bennett
X. Adam Bennett
XI. Lydia Bennett
XII. Mary Bennett Townsend

Book IX - The Belcher Families in New England
I. Introductory Note
II. Edward Belcher of Boston
III. Gregory Belcher of Braintree
IV. Jeremiah Belcher of Ipswich

Book X - The War Between the States and the World War Miscellaneous Letters
I. Reminiscences of the Civil War
II. Armistice Day
III. John Redwood Fisher at Verdun
IV. Dorothy Canfield Fisher in France

Book XI - Our Neighbors in Eagle Valley

Book XII - Genealogies of the Belcher Family and its Branches
*Fisher of Halcyon



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