Re: Peter Bacchus Besse 1812 NY
Peter Bacchus Besseyb. 3 Dec., 1812 @ Westmoreland, Oneida Co., NY. m) Sarah (Sally) Dustin Crook5 Feb., 1843 @ Whiteside Co., IL. Sarah was b. 27 Dec., 1825 @ Holland, Erie Co., NY.
Peter was son of Peter Bessey b. 1771 --1774 @ Amenia, Dutchess Co., NY., m) 1795 @ Cambridge, Washington Co., NY. to Sarah Skinner b. 1773. Owned land at Cambridge 1801, bought land in Westmoreland 1802; in 1819 moved his family to Wales, Erie Co., NY.
Peter B. moved to Portland,IL. in July, 1835.