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Posted: 29 Jun 2000 7:07PM GMT
Edited: 23 Jun 2001 9:32PM GMT
I'm looking for Joseph Garney who came from St. Louis, Canada East and married Margaret Blanchard in the early 1800's. Early descendants moved into Vermont and S. Dakota

Carney, Garney, Garny, etc. etc. etc......????

Posted: 29 Jul 2000 11:58PM GMT
Edited: 21 Jun 2003 12:16PM GMT
Write me. My english is.... but my doughter help me.
My grand-mother is Rose-Aimée Garny. She's doughter of Napoléo Garny et Aurélie Larivée. He's son of Michel Garny. Joseph Garny is her brother. I have a family genealogy of Garny.

Re: Garney

Brian R Garney (View posts)
Posted: 28 Mar 2004 6:11PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Garney
Joseph Garney was my gggrandfather. He married a woman named margret (blanchard perhaps) and his son, Lewis, is my great-grandfather. He moved to Cabot, Vt. He and his wife Elvira had a large family. Further info if interested.

Regards, B. Garney

Re: Garney

Posted: 28 Mar 2004 8:01PM GMT
Classification: Query
Brian .. Thanks for your reply to the Garney's. - Phineas Kimball Garney, Jr. of Phineas of Lewis of Joseph is my wife's g grandfather. Phineas, Jr. married Lomira Marsh who had a daughter, Alice May and she married Walter Myers, who is my wife's grandmother. Alice lived with us for a short while back in the 60's I sure would like to hear from you and all the information you can handle. Thanks. Jim Given
Posted: 31 May 2008 6:22PM GMT
Classification: Query
Believe there was only one Phineas Kimball Garney, no Sr. and Jr. His parents were Lewis Garney and first wife, Elvira Matilda Dow.

Phineas was born July 1849 in Cabot or St. Johnsbury, Caledonia Co., VT.

1850 - Cabot, Caledonia Co. (became Washington Co. in 1855), VT: Phineas Garney, 6/12, w/parents & siblings.

1860 - Cabot, Washington Co., VT: Phineas Garney, 10, w/parents & siblings.

1870 - East Cabot P.O., Cabot, Washington Co., VT: Porter [sic] K. Garney, 20, boarding w/Clark family, works in sawmill.

If Phineas did marry Sara C. Utley, the marriage took place after 1870 and ended before 1880. (Have searched, but can’t find any information about Sara; don’t know where her name came from.)

1880 - Cabot, Washington Co., VT: Phineas Garney, 31, single, servant in home of Orson & Susan Kimball.

March 9, 1881 - Phineas, age 32, married Mary Lomira Marsh.

1900 - Cabot, Washington Co., VT: Phineas Garney, 50; Mary L. Garney, 48; daughter Alice M. Garney, 16; son Clare W. Garney, 7. Mary was listed as mother of 3 children/2 living. So a third child was born and died before 1900, suppose it could have been a son named Phineas Kimball Garney.

1910 - can’t find family.

1920 - Cabot, Washington Co., VT: Phineas K. Garney, 70; Mary L. Garney, 68.

Re: Garney

Posted: 17 May 2011 11:27AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Garney
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Re: Garney

Posted: 17 May 2011 11:32AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Garney
I am searching for the ancestor Joseph married to Margaret mentioned in Lewis Garney's second marriage record to Betsy Cameron Dow. The latest information gives the possible surname (altered to Garney) of Gagne. Have you found this ancestor or know any reference to him by Alice Garney?
Thanks for your interest. C.G.Turney

Re: Garney

Posted: 17 May 2011 11:38AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Garney
Documentation:Vermont Vital Records, Cabot, VT, Item 2, Book 3, page 10 records marriage of Sarah Utley and Phineas K Garney
North Star Newspaper of Danville, VT 1870-1874 lists marriage taking place
Gertrude S. Garney note says that Sarah Garney, Phineas' first wife, died Dec 8, 1875
Documentation:1850 Census lists Sarah b 2 July 1856 in Standard, VT
Posted: 21 May 2011 5:27PM GMT
Classification: Query
I am not related to the Garneys. I have a dear friend whose maiden name is Garney, and I did some research for her because she doesn't have a computer.

Believe Phineas Kimball Garney's grandparents were Joseph Garney, born Saint-Louis-du-HA!Ha! or Quebec, Canada, couldn't find date of death, and Margaret Blanchard, born 1800 in Canada.

Phineas' parents were Lewis Garney, born 1820 in Canada, died November 23, 1898 in Bridgewater, Windsor County, VT, and Elvia Matilda Dow, born 1827 in VT, died January 1, 1874 in Cabot, Washington County, VT. Lewis and Elvira married April 29, 1846 in Cabot, Washington County, VT.

Everything I found about the Garney family was on genealogical websites and various postings on the Internet.

Re: Garney

Posted: 21 May 2011 9:29PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Garney Gagne
Thank you. I am also a Garney descendent and the only missing info is the proper French name for Garney and Lewis Garney's birth site in Quebec. I am told there are no French Garneys in historical records. If I do find the name, I will post it so that others can include it in their search.
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