I.m sure they are somehow related, my Phineas was born Pownal,Bennington,VT 1776-7 a son of Penuel Pooler & Lucy.
He showed up in Delaware Co NY 1800,census and Cortland, NY 1830-1850. He grew up in S Hadley MA.one of 10 children.
He had 2 known wives Sybil Wheeler and Lovina Leonard
and possibly another,Nancy ??