John Henry Remington1,2,3

ID# 17654, (abt 1817 - 1892)
FatherZadock Remington1,4 (27 Nov 1789 - Aug 1830)
MotherSophia Cobb4,5 (15 Oct 1793 - )

Key Events:

Birth: about Nov 1817, Castleton, Vermont6,7,8
Marriage: Betsy Mariah Stevens9,10
Marriage: Annis B. Clark, 10 Jun 1852, Pawlet, Vermont11,12,13
Death: 14 Aug 1892, Pittsfield, Vermont1

Spouse: Betsy Mariah Stevens (9 Sep 1821 - 22 Mar 1852)
     Children:

  • Mary F. A. Remington26 (abt 1841 - )
  • James H. F. Remington26 (19 May 1843 - 24 Dec 1864)
  • Sophia L. Adalaid Remington26,27 (abt 1845 - )
  • Margaret Mariah Eveline Remington28,26,27 (22 Jul 1848 - 2 Jun 1923)
  • Florence F. Remington27 (abt 1851 - )

Spouse: Annis B. Clark (15 Jul 1818 - 15 Jun 1891)
     Children:

  • Helen E. Remington27,29 (16 Jan 1854 - 1920)
  • Flora A. Remington30,27,31 (abt 1856 - )
ChartsDescendants of Gideon Cobb
AncestryThe Cobbs of Pawlet, Vermont

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     John Henry Remington was born about Nov 1817 in Castleton, Vermont.6,7,8 He was probably one of the two males under age 10 listed in the household of his father, Zadock Remington, in the 1820 Federal Census of Castleton, Rutland Co., Vermont.14 He was probably one of the two males age 10 to 15 appearing on the 1830 Federal Census of Rutland Co., Vermont, in the household of Zadock Remington, his grandfather.15
     John married first Betsy Mariah Stevens.9,10
     John and Betsy Mariah Stevens appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Castleton, Rutland Co., Vermont, enumerated 28 Aug 1850, reporting real estate valued at $4,000. Their children Mary, James, Sophia and Margaret were listed as living with them, as was Sally Jones, age 17, relationship unknown.3
     His wife died on 22 Mar 1852.16
     John married second Annis B. Clark, daughter of T. Clark and Laura [surname unknown], on 10 Jun 1852 in Pawlet, Vermont, with Rev. Elijah H. Bonney officiating.11,12,13
     John and Annis B. Clark appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Castleton, Rutland Co., Vermont, enumerated 16 Jul 1860, reporting real estate valued at $5,000 and personal estate of $1,000. Their children Helen and Flora were listed as living with them, as were his children by his prior marriage, Sophia, Margaret and Florence, and her daughter by her prior marriage, Julia. Seymour Conger, a 16-year-old farm laborer, was also listed in the household.17
     John and Annis appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Rutland, Rutland Co., Vermont, enumerated 11 Jun 1870, reporting real estate valued at $4,500 and personal estate of $2,000. Their daughter Flora was listed as living with them.18 He and Annis appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Rutland, Rutland Co., Vermont, at 16 Grove St., enumerated 12 Jun 1880.19
     He was a farmer in his younger years, then became an auctioneer by 1870.20,21,22,23,24,25
     John died on 14 Aug 1892 in Pittsfield, Vermont.1

Citations

  1. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, death card for John H. Remington, from FHL #540136.
  2. [S1171] Hollister, Pawlet for One Hundred Years, pg 261, shows name as Henry Remington.
  3. [S3432] John H. Remington household, 1850 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont.
  4. [S1171] Hollister, Pawlet for One Hundred Years, pg 261.
  5. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, death card for John H. Remington, from FHL #540136, shows mother's maiden name as Mary.
  6. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, death card for John H. Remington, from FHL #540136, shows age 74 yrs 9 mo at death 14 Aug 1892, and town.
  7. [S3432] John H. Remington household, 1850 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows age 30 and state.
  8. [S3433] John H. Remington household, 1860 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows age 41 and state.
  9. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, death card for Betsy M. Remington, from FHL # 540136, shows married.
  10. [S3432] John H. Remington household, 1850 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows them apparently living as husband and wife.
  11. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, marriage cards for Annis B. Loomis and John H. Remington, from FHL #27616, and John H. Remington and Annis B. Loomis, FHL #27666, shows date, town, and officant.
  12. [S3433] John H. Remington household, 1860 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows married.
  13. [S3434] J. H. Remington household, 1870 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows them apparently living as husband and wife.
  14. [S2632] Zadoc Remington Junr household, 1820 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont.
  15. [S2196] Zadock Remington household, 1830 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont.
  16. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, death card for Betsy M. Remington, from FHL # 540136.
  17. [S3433] John H. Remington household, 1860 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont.
  18. [S3434] J. H. Remington household, 1870 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont.
  19. [S3435] John H. Remington household, 1880 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont.
  20. [S3432] John H. Remington household, 1850 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows occupation as farmer.
  21. [S3433] John H. Remington household, 1860 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows occupation as farmer.
  22. [S3434] J. H. Remington household, 1870 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows occupation as auctioneer.
  23. [S3435] John H. Remington household, 1880 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows occupation as actioneer.
  24. [S3436] "Rutland, Vermont Directories, 1889-92," Ancestry.com, record for John H. Remington, 1889, 1890, and 1891, 1892, both show occupation as auctioneer and real estate at 26 Grove.
  25. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, death card for John H. Remington, from FHL #540136, shows occupation as auctioneer.
  26. [S3432] John H. Remington household, 1850 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  27. [S3433] John H. Remington household, 1860 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  28. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, death card for Mrs. Eveline Mariah (Remington) Barber, from FHL #1953858.
  29. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, marriage card for Helen H. Remington and Wm. P. Rounds, from FHL #540136.
  30. [S3427] General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, marriage cards for Flora Remington and James Flavin, from FHL #540136.
  31. [S3434] J. H. Remington household, 1870 U.S. Census, Rutland Co., Vermont, shows them apparently living as parent and child.