Would you be talking about Alpheus Frederick Gleason? He was married to Ruth in 1850 with a daughter named Ella Florence, 1 yr. old.His son, also named Alpheus died in 1848 being only 2 yrs. old. By 1880 Frederick was married to a Charlotte with a daughter named Florence V. and was quite wealthy. Florence married George Cruikshank and had a daughter named Dorothy V. in Pasadena, CA. Dorothy married Samuel S. Hinds, the actor known as Peter Bailey in the movie, It's A Wonderful Life. Dorothy and Samuel Hinds had three children, Dorothy, Mary and Florence.