Noyes Half Brothers, Franklin L. and George W. (Two Images)


James Allen Noyes (my line), son of James Noyes and Sally Marble, had a number of half-brothers and half-sisters by his father’s second marriage to Susan Waters, but as far as I’m aware only two of those half-brothers survived to adulthood, George W. Noyes and Franklin L. Noyes. We have two pictures of half-brothers, one […]

James Noyes and Rebecca Russell

“James Noyes was a circuit rider and clergyman. He preached in several New England states. He also preached among the Indians in Canada and Michigan during his later life. He was one of the first Methodist ministers in Michigan according to his youngest daughter, Eliza Ann, and was a great student of history.” SOURCE: Noyes […]

Early Settlement of Ann Arbor

This article was courtesy of Nancy Benton. From “The Pioneer Society of Michigan, Volume VI, 1884, 1907 reprint, pg. 443. Mention is made of the Noyes sawmill in it. Transcription by me. * * * * * WASHTENAW COUNTY Early Settlement of Ann Arbor Account Given to Mrs. E. M. S. Stewart in 1852 by […]

Family Record of James Noyes and Rebecca Russell Noyes

Courtesy of Nancy Benton Family Record of James and Rebecca Noyes. James Noyes was born Nov 17 1771 Died Oct 13 1835 Rebecca Noyes was born Aug 5 1773 Died March 27 1853 James Noyes Jr. was born Sept 14 1793 Elizabeth was born Dec 16 1795. Died July George W. was born Sept 7 […]

James Allen Noyes’ Record of James Noyes’ 2nd Marriage

The record of James and Sally Noyes’ children, as written by James Allen Noyes can be observed here. This document was copied by Carrie Atwell Noyes. I will continue my transcription with the record of children born to James’ second marriage to Susan Waters. James Noyes was married again about 1839. Children of second marriage. […]