SOURCE: History and Genealogy of the Pomeroy Family 1912 page 384.
Family line ofEntry # 1914 - JOSIAH ANDRUS POMEROY SR (Ichabod, Noah, Samuel/Elizabeth Strickland, Caleb, Eltweed Pomeroy, Puritan who came to America with wife Margery Rocket about 1631). This source says Josiah Andrus Pomeroy SR born Oct. 17, 1800, in Southampton, Conn.; m. Dec. 23, 1824, at Painesville, Ohio, Persis Meacham Jones; he d. Nov 3, 1833. Wife's name, Persis: see American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI).
Their children: Entry # 3933 - JOSIAHNOAH POMEROY, b. Dec. 3, 1825; d. July 7, 1830. Engry # 3934 - SARAH LOUISA POMEROY, b. May 2, 1827. Entry # 3935 - FORDYCE DOUGLASS POMEROY, b. Dec. 20, 1828. Entry # 3936 - JOSIAH ANDRUS POMEROY JR, b. Jan. 28, 1832. Entry # 3937 - ELIZA MARIA PAINE POMEROY, b. May 1, 1834.
Persis Meacham Jones Pomeroy later married Landon John Wurtz. They are listed in 1850 US Census with some of her children from her marriage with Josiah Andrus Pomeroy SR. Head of household is L Wurtz. See also Ancestry tree.
For more information on this family, contact: American Pomeroy Historic Genealogical Association (APHGA) www.americanpomeroys.org.