Welcome To My Belden Homepage
This is my Belden Line
I should introduce myself, I am Jo Ann S. Belden Johnson. I was born in 1951 to the parents of Lemott Willis Belden and Bertha Ella Lunger Belden in PA.
My Belden line that I know is: I
Brainard Belden born about 1802 , guessing he was born in Ashfield,MA. Died January 1852 in Portland,ChautauquaCo.,NY.
He married Elnor Thayer born October 29,1806 in Portland,ChautauquaCo.,NY, in 1821. Elnor died November 3,1843 in Portland,ChautauquaCo.,NY. They are both buried in Portland,NY.
Children for Brainard and Elnor are:
(1) Hannah Belden born about 1822; she was in the Army and died young
( 2 ) Lyman born about 1823; he died young
( 3 ) Elbert ( Albert ) born 1827, no other information at this time.
( 4 ) Selden James born October 1,1829
( 5 ) Thayer born 1833 in Conn. No other information
( 6 ) Robert Orine born 1838
( 7 ) Elbridge ( aka Ellery E. ) born in 1839
Selden James Belden born October 1,1829 in Portland,ChautauquaCo.,NY
Married Septmber 3,1855 in Sugar Creek,WarrenCo.,PA. toAda Mariah McClay born Septmber 3,1838 in North Adams,MA. She died May 15,1927 in Corry Erie Co.,PA.; Selden died January 27,1892 in West Spring Creek,Warren Co.,PA.
Children of Selen and Ada are:
( 1 ) Carrie Francis born July `5,1856; died April 25, 1934; Married Lucius L. Hyde on May 14,1888
( 2 ) Willis Alonzo born May 29,1860; died October 31,1951 ; married August 28,1881 to Cora Strickland Smith
( 3 ) Iva ( Ivie ) born August 19,1862; died August 29,1942; married December 25,1880 to W.A. Woodruff
( 4 ) Angeline ( Rose ) born July 30,1864; died April 30,1930; marriedJohn F. Foreman
( 5 ) Eleanor born May 26,1867; died 1955 ; marriedAugust 21,1888 to Henry Blakeslee
( 6 ) Kate ( Katie ) born February 12,1868; died 1949; marriedJultoRobert Blakeslee
( 7 ) Flora Eugenia born March 1,1870; died February 28,1930; married August 9,1890 to Charles Elmer Ross born May 1,1868
( 8 ) Julian S. born January 23,1871; died September 6,1942; married Loretta Pitt
( 9 ) Fay born January 13,1874; died 1950; married Christina Blackwood
( 10 ) Osa born July 30,1877; died November 1,1944; married March 15,1898 to Mathew Armstrong
( 11 ) Alma Leota born September 14,1879; died November 2,1954; married July 31,1898 to James Russell Ross
* Selden and Ada had twin daughters born in 1858 that died as infants.
** According to Dale Adams they have a daughter Nellie born May 18,1863; Dale stated that this information was from the " Corry,Erie Co., PA. Historical Society".
Willis Alonzo Belden born May 29,1860 in West Spring Creek,Warren Co.,PA.; died October 31,1950 in Erir,PA. at St. Vincents Hospital; married August 28,1881 to Cora Strickland Smith born August 1862 in either Ohio or PA.
Chikdren of Willis and Cora are:
( 1 ) Thayer Belden born February 1888
( 2 ) Wayne Issac born August 20,1891
( 3 ) Wyatt born June 10,1893
( 4 ) Lorain born August 1899; married late in life to Walter Dean
Thayer Belden born February 1888 in PA.; married Evelyn Alice Curtis born 1887/88 in NY
Children of Thayer and Evelyn are:
( 1 ) Lemott Willis born November 1,1910 in Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan
( 2 ) Lloyd Thayer born July 9,1912; died 1981 in Maricopa,Arizona
Lemott Willis Belden born November 1,1910 in Detroit,Wayne Co.,Michigan; died April 30,1958 in Cambridge Spring, Crawford Co.,PA; married Bertha Ella Lunger born September 12,1917; died March 1980 ; Bertha brought five children into this marriage with her; whom I am listing here also.
Children of Lemott and Bertha are:
( 1 ) Donna Mae ( Stafford ) Molina living
( 2 ) Rose Maria ( Stafford ) Reagles born February 4,1937; died September 19,2002
( 3 ) Judith ( Stafford or Cole not sure) Berry living
( 4 ) Edward ( Cole ) Belden born January 8,1941
( 5 ) Raymond Cole born 1943 living
( 6 ) Evelyn Lorain Belden born January 8,1947; married Ralph Jones born September 21,1941; he died October 18,2002; Evelyn died July 2005
( 7 ) Sharon Lee (Belden) Colvin living
( 8 ) Thayer Alden Belden living
( 9 ) Jo Ann S. Belden Johnson living ; this is myself
( 10 ) Lemott Arthur Belden living
( 11 ) Robert Allen Belden living
This is my line and maybe there are others out there from this line that would like to exchange information .
I do have a lot of other Belden information from other Beldens and maybe able to help someone.
If you would like you could also email me at email@example.com
This is my first time trying to do a home page and not sure how it will turn out. Thank You for checking it out.
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