Listing of Early Settlers
Town of Decatur set off from town of Worcester 1808
The History of Otsego County, New York
D. Hamilton Hurd
Published by Everts & Fariss, Philadelphia
(Please note that this listing my be
The list was extracted from the text of the history listed above.)
KENNEY, Jacob (abt 1790)
BROWN, Jacob from Columbia Co. (1797)
SLOAN, Mr from Columbia Co. (1797)
TRENT, John & son Elisha
YOUNGS, J (f-i-l to Elisha Shelland)
SHELLAND*, Elisha born Mont Co
KAPLES, Charles (War of 1812 vet)
BOORN*, Nathan & Gardner & family
THOMPSON*, Samuel from New England
FERRIS, (father of Orra)
DAVIS*, Chelsea, native b 1811
DAVIS*, L D native b 1816
BARROWS, Charles, M.D.
ROWLEY, Julius, M. D.
THURBUR, Samuel (abt 1798)
LANSING, Robert E
* indicates add'l info on the county web page.