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William PEMBER

Male Abt 1805 - 1830  (~ 25 years)

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  • Name William PEMBER 
    Born Abt 1805  Poultney, Rutland, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1830 
    Initiatory (LDS) 27 Oct 1950  IFALL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 93B8E125CD03CB48B61283B03EB4B128FAA8 
    Person ID I14330  pember-crandall
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2019 

    Father John REMBER,   b. 24 Apr 1781,   d. 20 May 1842, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Diana WILLSON,   b. Abt 1779, of Poultney, Rutland, Vt. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Ormstown Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1798  Poultney, Rutland, Vt. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID C967278C54EEBF4CB8B5848A6AF4B49B5827 
    Family ID F4951  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "John Pember, The History of the Pember Family in America"
      Compiled By Mrs. Celeste Pember Hazen
      Page 111-113
      57. John5 (John4, John3, John2, Thomas1)
      b. Lebanon Crank, Conn., abt 1777
      d. prob. Abt. 1816, Lysander (Hannibal), N. Y.
      (No desc. Offers records)
      m. 1798 or later, Poultney, Vt., Diana Willson. Some of her folks
      stayed in the Poultney-Hampton home; others went north in Vt.
      and Can.
      114. John, Jr. b. Vt. or Can., 1800
      115. Alanson b. Poultney, Vt., 1803/4
      -- William b. " "
      -- Thomas Rember (so-called)
      -- Robert " "
      -- Anna ? m. (---) Keats; res. Quebec
      -- Maria ? m. (---) Drew; " Bolton, P. Q.
      -- Mary ? m. (---) Johnson; rem. northern Ontario
      (possibly 1 or 2 more)
      There is a Wells land deed to John, Jr., from his father, and anothe r from Ralph Bell or Bill (who m, Kesiah, dau. John Reynolds, Sr. of E. W ells.) Later John, Jr. deeded the home land back to Frederick.
      He is said to have gone to Canada with some of the relatives, but re turned. The 1800 Census of Wells seems to count him in his father's famil y. He is always spoken of as residing in Poultney, and probably occupie d the land his father ownedultney; perhaps also that which his uncles' fa milies had left. No deeds remain, but an old grand list names John Pember , Jr. in Poultney in 1815; he had not sold it before removing, and ther e may have been relatives still occupying it. His marriage is known to ha ve been in Poultney, and he had several children before permanent removal , the older ones of similar age to his father's youngest. He removed by w ay of Canada, or removed twice; for he had at some date
      established a home near Ormstown, P. Q. Thence was an easy trip by wate r to Oswego County, where two of his sisters and other friends settled. T radition has it that he settled on the land which his father had taken u p in Lysander (the part which-became Hannibal), died there and was burie d in the old yard near his home. (Lewis Cem.) Widow Diana and her childre n, except Alanson who remained with relatives, made her way back to Ormst own, and her descendants suppose she lived there until death.
      At that time most of them cease to be members of the Pember family.
      Whether a school-teacher misread the name supplied, or whether the chang e was intentional for some reason sufficient at the time, they appear hen ce-forward as Rember, and their children believe it was always thus.
      The daughters may have left records, but their families have not be en
      located in this work, since they are not in this country.
      Concerning the "Rember" sons named above, relatives say all three l ived in Quebec, one near Stanbridge, one at St. Armand Ctr. who had two s ons and removed with them to Vesta, Arkansaw, and Thomas at Magog. The la tter left a son now livingrdun; Verdun has several Rembers.
      On William "Rember", the following is contrib. by gt. gr. ch., and
      Cern. R:
      William d. abt. 1830
      res. Magog, P. Q. Both he and wife were "English" (not French)
      ch: Among them was
      Martha Rember b. Sept. 9, 1824; d. Feb. 27, 1897; bur. Canton, Minn.
      m. Martin Beach, b. Aug. 14, 1818; d. Sept. 19, 1890,
      Canton, Minn.
      res. Quebec; rem. Marion, Wayne Co., N. Y; to Kalamazoo, Mich;
      in 1867 to Canton, Minn. and settled on land 2 mi S. and
      1 1/2 mi. E. of Canton. With his brother Jesse Beach
      (1826-1898), a pioneer in Mich. and Minn.
      ch (prob all b. in the East) 4:
      1. Van Buren J. Beach, 1849-1925, res. Canton
      m. Adelia Capron who d. after 1930
      ch. none
      2. Jesse O. Beach, b. June 2,1851; d. July l, 1926, Canton.
      m. Sarah A. Mitson, b. Jan. 18, 1849; d. Apr. 28, 1927
      ch: Ella Beach m. (----) Dahl
      Edith " m. (----) Wilford
      ch : Ward, Bruce, Gary, Vera, Wilford.
      Vera m. (----)Brauer
      Arthur "
      Bennie "
      Leslie " of Canton, Minn.
      Lida " m. (----) Kiefer
      3. Mary Beach b. 1855, abt
      m. (1) (----) Hubble; (2) (----) Rich; res Canton
      ch. 2. Claud Hubble
      Iva " m.(1) (----) Smith; (2) (----) Sloan
      res. Linton, S. D.
      4. Candis Beach, m. (----) Hubble, bro. of above.
      res. Amboy, Minn.
      ch. l, Angie Hubble, m. Robert Sturgeon, Amboy, Minn.

      In answer to an inquiry concerning the name Rember in Ormstown,
      P. Q., the Protonotaire du district de Beauharnais states that records fi led
      begin with 1832, and "there are traces of records between 1848 and 1856
      under the name Rembers, which records are partly of children of birth to
      Robert and Thomas, and furthermore there is a marriage entry in 1846 of
      Thomas Rembers to Ann Monteith, at the Huntingdon Episcopal Church."
      (Is this bridegroom son, or grandson, of John-5 Pember?)
      N. B. There is no reason to suppose that any kind of records were
      being made in Hannibal (then in Lysander) at the time of John's death.
      Either county has few prior to 1830.