Thanks Denny, I knew Rufus and Solomon was not brothers. dates were to far apart for that. Solomon m. 25 october,1810 to Polly sage and these are their children;Myron S. b. 3 March,1811,Willard W. b. 3 March,1813, Avil S. b. 19 May,1815, Rufus H. b. 1 February,1817, Martha m. b. 20 April,1819 and twin Mary B. b. same, George W. b. 4 April,1821,JamesA. b. 8 October,1823-died 28 July,1825, Sarah ann b. 23 December,1827-died 7 October,1905 in lawrence,michigan, James B. b. 9 October,1830-died 9 October,1830. Martha m. Abbott is my Gr.-gr. grandmother m. to albert smith. he also m. Sarah ann abbott when martha died 17 April,1864 in Galesburg,michigan.