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1860's Stewart Covert Snyder & Mary Grant Snyder CDV Photo, Hector NY


On reverse: "Stewart Snyder, Mary Snyder" is handwritten in old period dip pen ink, in what we found to be interesting artistic handwriting. Photo type: Original Vintage Victorian CDV carte de visite Photograph. Photographer: Tolles & Seely Photographists, 399-40 Owego St., Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York. (known to be photographer Chancey Tolles or Chauncey C. Tolles and his business partner William F. Seely, William Seely) 

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Stewart Covert Snyder 1839–1908
Born in NY and died in Mecklenburg, Hector, Schuyler County, New York
Father: Martin Snyder
Mother: Almeda Covert Snyder, born 1817 in Lodi, Seneca County New York
Stewart had 3 siblings
Andrew Snyder
Charlotte Snyder
Unknown 3rd sibling

Stewart C Snyder United States Census, 1850
Event Place Lodi, Seneca, New York, United States
Age 12
Birth Year (Estimated) 1838
Birthplace New York
Household, Role, Sex, Age, Birthplace
Stewart Covert M 44 New York
Patience Covert F 42 New Jersey (Patience Titus Covert)
Marinda Covert F 19 New York
Mariah T Covert F 15 New York
Thaddeus Covert M 3 New York
Rhoda Covert F 68 New Jersey
Stewart C Snyder M 12 New York
Charlotte Snyder F 10 New York

We could not find his parents in the Abram Covert Farm Cemetery, Ovid, Seneca County, NY although believe many there are related to Stewart. It appears he was raised by Patience & Stewart Covert, who are buried in the McNeal Cemetery in Ovid, Seneca County, New York.

Source: The history of the Treman, Tremaine, Truman family in America; with the related families of Mack, Dey, Board and Ayers; being a history of Joseph Truman of New London, Conn. (1666); John Mack of Lyme, Conn. (1680); Richard Dey of New York city (1641); Cornelius Board of Boardville, N.J. (1730); John Ayer of Newbury, Mass. (1635); and their descendants by Treman, Ebenezer Mack, born 1850, Published 1901 Ithaca NY:
Stewart C. Snyder. He was born May 30, 1839. He married, Sept. 9, 1863, Mary Grant. Residence, 1901, Mecklenburg, N.Y.
Children :
Lottie A. Snyder: Born June 17, 1865. Died March 17, 1874.
Louis W. Snyder: Born May 20, 1875. Died Aug. 7, 1876.
Lena May Snyder Stackhouse: Born May 20, 1875. Married June i6, 1900, Samuel J. Stackhouse. No children. Residence, 1901, Olean, N.Y.

Wife: Mary H. Grant Snyder 1838–1926
Their Children:
Lottie Snyder 1865–1874
Louis W. Snyder 1875–1876 (Twin to Lena)
Lena M. Snyder 1875–1951 (Twin to Louis)

Wife: Mary Grant Snyder 1838–1926
Her Father: George Grant 1807–1899
Her Mother: Lufanna Treman Grant 1811–1904 (Laufauna Grant)
His Siblings:
Irvin Grant 1829-1861
Ann Elizabeth Grant Treman 1830-1910 Married George B. Treman
Edwin Grant 1832-1900
Susan Harriet Grant Hewitt 1834-1858 Married Hiram H. Hewitt, Hiram Hewitt
Jonathan T. Grant 1836-1863
Mary Grant Snyder 1838-1926 married Stewart C. Snyder
Sarah L. Grant 1840-1860
Andrus T. Grant 1842-1864
George Grant 1845-1922, a soldier in Co I. 14th Reg NY Volunteers, Enlistment 1 April 1864 in Hector, NY. Mustered out 3 June 1865 St Louis, Missouri.
Ashabel Grant 1848-1850 died at age 2
Ferdinand Grant 1851-1927
Emmett C Grant 1854-1925

Buried at the Mecklenburg Cemetery, Hector, Schuyler County, New York

Stewart C Snyder in the U.S. Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865
Birth Year: abt 1839
Place of Birth: New York
Age on 1 July 1863: 24
Marital Status: Unmarried (Single)
Residence: New York
Congressional District: 26th
Class: 1

Stewart C. Snyder in the 1880 United States Federal Census
Age: 41
Birth Year: abt 1839
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1880: Mecklenburgh, Schuyler County, New York
Spouse's Name: Mary H. Snyder
Father's Birthplace: Michigan
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Occupation: Machinist
Household Members: Name Age
Stewart C. Snyder 41
Mary H. Snyder 41
Lena M Snyder 5 ( her twin brother Louis Snyder died)

Stewart Snyder New York State Census, 1875
Event Place Hector, Schuyler, New York, United States
Age 36
Birth Year (Estimated) 1839
Name, Age
Stewart Snyder M 36
Mary Snyder Wife F 36
Louis W Snyder Son M 0
Lena M Snyder Daughter F 0 (twin to Louis)

A beautiful 1860's Civil War era CDV Photo of a Hector, New York couple. A clearly signed portrait, and very possibly their Victorian wedding photo. They would have traveled to the "big city" of Ithaca to have this photo taken. It was found in Murphy, Josephine County, Oregon.

Size: 2.5 x 4 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy     Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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