To Arthur regarding surname TERRY and surname GILLETTE in Suffolk County:
I have that Charlotte Terry (also written in one place as Charlotte Marilla Terry) was born in NY state Dec 5, 1814. She became the second wife of Capt. Gelston Gillette who was b Bayport on Long Island, Oct 31, 1807.
From his previous marriage Gelston Gillette had with him two sons, Philander Dunham Gillette and John.
Charlotte Terry then bore him Isaac, Lucilla, Cornelia, Hannah, and possibly Grace and remote possibility of Mary.
During those years Gelston was farming in Brookhaven township in Suffolk County, Long Island. He died Oct 29, 1850.
Henry Algernon Terry was born 12 Jul 1826 in Lisle, Broom, NY. He died 14 Feb 1909. Henry married Rachel L. Gillett on Sep 1848.
Other marriages: Hough, Esther, and, Fotheringham, Mary Ann
The parents of Henry Algernon Terry were Otis Terry& Cynthia Ruggles.