Davis Uriah I | Born 1707

GLEASON, Amasa

Male 1776 - 1854  (78 years)


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  • Name GLEASON, Amasa 
    Born 15 Feb 1776  Rowe, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Sep 1854  Diamond Lake, Lake County, Illinois (Son-In-Law's Home, William Dykeman) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3708  Uriah Davis I - Genealogy
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2018 

    Father GLEASON, Henry,   b. 26/26 Feb 1749/1750 
    Mother HANNAH 
    Married Abt 1774  Rowe, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1429  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 NORTHRUP, Lydia,   b. Abt 1779, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Probably Lake County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 19 Sep 1815  Saratoga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. GLEASON, Mary Eliza,   b. 14 Mar 1817, Of Rowe, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F1172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 GRIFFITH, Aner,   b. 8 Mar 1776, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1814  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 13 Dec 1797  Saratoga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. GLEASON, Esther,   b. 10 Dec 1798, Saratoga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. GLEASON, Joseph,   b. 3 Oct 1800, Saratoga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. GLEASON, Hiram,   b. 15 Oct 1802, Saratoga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. GLEASON, Erastus,   b. 14 May 1804, Ballston Springs, Saratoga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1868, Wauconda, Lake County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     5. GLEASON, Robert,   b. 6 May 1806, Saratoga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. GLEASON, Amanda,   b. 16 Apr 1808,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. GLEASON, James,   b. 19 May 1810,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. GLEASON, Emmet,   b. 27 Oct 1812,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F1428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Amasa appears on the 1810 census living in Saratoga Co., New York. (p. 183).
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      Amasa appears on the 1820 census living in Halfmoon, Saratoga Co., New York. (p. 223).
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      Amasa appears on the 1830 census living in Lysander, Onondaga Co., New York. (p. -). His son Erastus was living in a nearby community.
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      While in Onondaga Co. there was a ledger kept by local mechant John Meeker, stating Amasa was a painter by trade. This account is backed up by a reference in Skaneateles : history of its earliest settlement and reminiscences of later times, New York: A.H. Kellogg, 1902, pg. 55 of 506 pgs. The reference states Amasa Gleason was a painter and his shop in Skaneateles was where the old engine-house was.
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      Amasa moves from Onodaga Co. to Owego, Tioga Co. New York in 1838.
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      Amasa appears on the 1840 census living in Tioga, Tioga Co., New York. (p. 124).
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      In 1845 he removed to Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois.
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      Amasa appears in Vernon Township, Lake Co., Illinois on the 1850 census (p.189).
      He is recorded as a 74 year old farmer, born in Massachusetts
      Lydia is shown as 71, born in Connecticut.
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      Amasa died in 1854 at the home of his daughter Mary, and son-in-law William Dykeman in Diamond Lake, Illinois..