I am seeking information on Alanson WILBUR.Alanson was born in 1796 Stephentown, Rensselaer, NY to Thomas WILBUR (1770-bef 1850) and Abigail SALMON (1775-aft 1850). He married Sally MOORE I believe in 1814 probably in Rensselaer County NY. Alanson received land in Bonus, Boone, IL on 31 July 1858 for service in the War of 1812. He died on 21 Nov 1859 Bonus, Boone, IL. Alanson and Sally had the following children:
1 Laura A. WILBUR b. 21 Jul 1817 in Sand Lake, Rensselear, NY d. 1877 in Lyons, Wayne, NYm. Elias Brockway REYNOLDS (9 Nov 1839 in Lyon, Wayne, NY)
2 Harrison WILBUR b. abt 1820 in Sand Lake, Rensselear, NY d. 12 Sep 1892 in Belvidere, Boone, IL m. Mary FLEMMING (18 AUG 1874 in Belvidere, Boone, IL)
3 Harriet WILBUR b. abt 1822 in Sand Lake, Rensselear, NY d. 2 Jan 1900 in Porter, Van Buren, MI 1st m. Wilson BURCH (4 Jul 1841 in Chatham, Columbia, NY)2nd m. Levi GALEHOUSE (30 OCT 1875 in Porter, Van Buren, MI)
4 Jefferson WILBUR b. 4 May 1827 in Sand Lake, Rensselaer, NYd. 4 May 1918 in Ponca, Dixon, NE m. Elizabeth Ann TRIM (1 Jan 1849 in Elmira, Chemung, NY or Lyons, Wayne, NY)
I would love to connect with anyone who has information on the WILBUR Family.I can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or Ginni Morey, 4610 Westmont Avenue, Campbell, CA 95008.