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RIST Silas Bowen, Sr.

Male 1812 - 1897  (84 years)Deceased


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  • Name  RIST Silas Bowen, Sr.  [1, 2
    Suffix  Sr. 
    Born  26 Oct 1812  Reading, Windsor, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender  Male 
    1850 US Federal Census  27 Sep 1850  Minerva, Essex, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Page 304, Dwelling 1, Family 1

      WRIST, SILAS B. -- Male, 38 years old, Farmer, owns real estate valued at $1000, born in VT
      WRIST, ELIZA -- Female, 31 years old, born in NY
      WRIST, ELVIRA -- Female, 13 years old, born in NY, has attended school within last year
      WRIST, CHARLES -- Male, 9 years old, born in NY, has attended school within last year
      WRIST, ELLEN -- Female, 4 years old, born in NY
      WRIST, EDWIN -- Male, 2 years old, born in NY

      They are living next door to Jonathan and Caroline Wrist.
    1850 US Federal Census for Minerva, Essex, NY - Page 303B
    1850 US Federal Census for Minerva, Essex, NY - Page 303B
    1860 US Federal Census  14 Jun 1860  Minerva, Essex, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Page 7, Dwelling 50, Family 50

      RIST, SILAS -- Male, 67 years old, Farmer, owns real estate valued at $3500 and personal propery valued at $1000, born in VT
      RIST, ELIZA -- Female, 40 years old, born in NY
      RIST, ELLEN -- Female, 14 years old, born in NY, attended school within last year
      RIST, CHARLES -- Male, 18 years old, born in NY
      RIST, EDWIN -- Male, 11 years old, born in NY, attended school within last year
      RIST, SILAS B. -- Male, 4 years old, born in NY
      RIST, LESTER -- Male, 3 years old, born in NY

      Living next door to William and Jane (Harvey) Bennett.
    1860 US Federal Census for Minerva, Essex, NY - Page 7
    1860 US Federal Census for Minerva, Essex, NY - Page 7
    Occupation  farmer  [2
    Died  Jun 1897  Great Bridge, Chesapeake (City), Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age  84 years 
    Person ID  I4664  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 

    Father  RIST Reuben, Sr.,   b. 2 Jul 1782, , , Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1850 and 1854  Age: 67 years 
    Mother  WYMAN Betsy,   b. 1785, , , Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1855 and 1860, Minerva, Essex, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 70 years 
    Married  1806  Londonderry, Windham, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1644  Group Sheet

    Family 1  FARRAND Hetty,   b. 22 Jul 1818,   d. 10 May 1910, Austin, Delta, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 91 years 
    Married  27 Mar 1836  Montezuma, Cayuga, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. RIST Elvira June,   b. 28 Mar 1837, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. RIST Charles Almond,   b. 2 Oct 1841, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1909, Valley City, Barnes, North Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 67 years
     3. RIST Ellen Francis,   b. 6 Jan 1846, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1896  Age: 50 years
     4. RIST Edwin Clarke,   b. 22 Jun 1848, Lake George, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1927  Age: 78 years
     5. RIST Silas Bowen,   b. 26 Jul 1855, Lake George, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1930  Age: 74 years
     6. RIST Lester Farrand,   b. 5 May 1857, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. RIST ?,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. RIST Addie Elizabeth,   b. 26 Aug 1860, Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1860  Age: 0 years
     9. RIST ?,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID  F1655  Group Sheet

    Family 2  ? Eliza,   b. Abt 1820, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID  F6303  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Oct 1812 - Reading, Windsor, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Mar 1836 - Montezuma, Cayuga, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1850 US Federal Census - 27 Sep 1850 - Minerva, Essex, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1860 US Federal Census - 14 Jun 1860 - Minerva, Essex, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jun 1897 - Great Bridge, Chesapeake (City), Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • They removed to Minerva, Essex County, NY in 1843, and in 1862 to Wisconsin, and then to Virginia. Silas died in Great Bridge, VA, June, 1897. Hetty died in Austin, Colorado, May 1910.
      They removed to Minerva, Essex County, NY in 1843, and in 1862 to Wisconsi n, where they were counted in the 1880 census taken at Berlin, Green Lak e, Wisconsin (22 yr old single grandson Frank A. Rist was living with th em in 1880) , and then to Virginia.

      Silas died in Great Bridge, VA, June, 1897. Hetty died in Austin, Colorad o, May 1910.


      from "Rist Family History" by Leslie Rist, chapter VI, p. 20:

      "Silas Rist, born about 1812 in Vt., was in 1850 of Minerva, N.Y. with h is family. In 1855, he said he then had lived there 12 years; seemingly f or six years earlier he had lived in Cayuga co., N.Y."

  • Sources 
    1. [S127] Rist Family History, Leslie Rist (brother of Deverne Rist of Newcomb, NY), (10 Sep 2001), chapter VI, p. 20 (Reliability: 3).
      Silas Rist

    2. [S48] 1850 US Federal Census for Essex Co., NY, NY, Essex County, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), M432, roll 504, Minerva, p. 303B, dwelling 1, family 1, Silas B. Wrist, accessed 7 Jul 2010 (Reliability: 3), 7 Jul 2010.

    3. [S127] Rist Family History, Leslie Rist (brother of Deverne Rist of Newcomb, NY), (10 Sep 2001), chapter VI, p. 20 (Reliability: 3).
      b. about 1812 in Vt.

    4. [S333] 1860 US Federal Census for Essex Co., NY, NY, Essex County, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), M653, Minerva, p. 7, dwelling 50, family 50, Silas Rist, accessed 28 Aug 2008 (Reliability: 3), 24 Aug 2008.

    5. [S333] 1860 US Federal Census for Essex Co., NY, NY, Essex County, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), M653, roll 753, Minerva, p. 7, dwelling 50, family 50, Silas Rist, accessed 14 Aug 2010 (Reliability: 3), 14 Aug 2010.

    6. [S48] 1850 US Federal Census for Essex Co., NY, NY, Essex County, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), M432, roll 504, Minerva, p. 303B, dwelling 1, family 1, Eliza Wrist, accessed 7 Jul 2010 (Reliability: 3), 7 Jul 2010.