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From: Eliz Hanebury <>
Subject: Re: [ROOTS-L] 1860 census - NY - Clinton twp
Date: Thu, 4 Mar 2010 19:24:31 -0500
References: <157BC85F254E4DE4AF9EFA13DE4D335A@cece>
In-Reply-To: <157BC85F254E4DE4AF9EFA13DE4D335A@cece>

This is the one that hit and it is the family of Francis and Angeline
Provost both born Canada and a number of children born New York --
then I got smart <G> but I don't think she is who you want

Name: Sophia Provost
Residence: Clinton, New York
Minor civil division: The Town Of Peru
Age: 8 years
Estimated birth year: 1852
Birthplace: New York
Gender: Female
Page: 254
Family number: 1786
Film number: 803736
Digital GS number: 4235904
Image number: 00451
NARA publication number: M653
Collection: United States Census, 1860

Name: Sophiah Provost she appears to be the wife of a Louis Provost
with a very young son born in Canada
Residence: Clinton, New York
Minor civil division: Clinton
Age: 24 years
Estimated birth year: 1836
Birthplace: Canada
Gender: Female
Page: 48
Family number: 319
Film number: 803735
Digital GS number: 4235903
Image number: 00499
NARA publication number: M653
Collection: United States Census, 1860

On Thu, Mar 4, 2010 at 4:35 PM, two_shoes <> wrote:
> I would like to request help in finding Sophiah PROVOST in the 1860
> census.  According to the LDS pilot she was in the Clinton civil
> division of Franklin County, age 24, born 1836 in Canada.  I can't get
> her entry on page 48, Family #319, Film #803735, digital #4235903, image
> 00499, Yara M653. Maybe someone else will have better luck.
> Specifically, I need to know what family she was living with, as she was
> not yet married.  Her father was deceased, but her mother (Josephine
> Leduc Provost) and Sophiah may have been living with a relative --
> possibly a PROVOST, LEDUC or a CARDINELL. Sophiah was also known as
> Felcite.
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Cec
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