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  • baby_afrika
    Aug 9 6:08 AM
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      There probably is some other way but I haven't found it yet. I
      thought I might have found something with Elbert Jones Roosevelt
      (1797-1885) but I haven't done much research yet.

      BA

      --- In tr-m@yahoogroups.com, Harry Lembeck <harrylembeck@...> wrote:
      >
      > So Edith Wharton was related to the Roosevelts through her husband
      > Teddy? Had she not married Teddy, there would have been no
      > relationship?
      >
      > Harry Lembeck
      > On Aug 5, 2008, at 10:09 PM, Linda Milano wrote:
      >
      > >
      > > Thank you - I'll enter the info into my Roosevelt genealogy
      > > database - I've got over 17,000 people in there already - problem
      > > is the file is so large, it's getting unstable...
      > >
      > > Linda Milano
      > >
      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: baby_afrika
      > > To: tr-m@yahoogroups.com
      > > Sent: Tuesday, August 05, 2008 7:17 PM
      > > Subject: [tr-m] Re: Ancestry question
      > >
      > > The Roosevelts are related to Edith Wharton through Nicholas Guy
      > > Roosevelt 1883-1965. He was the son of Nicholas Latrobe Roosevelt
      > > (and brother of Henry Latrobe Roosevelt, Asst. Secy. of the Navy
      > > during FDR's administration). He was graduated from Princeton in 1904
      > > and married Emily Wharton Sinkler (no issue that I know of). Mrs.
      > > Sinkler-Roosevelt was related to Edith Newbold Jones through her
      > > mother, Emily Wharton. She was the daughter of Thomas Isaac Wharton
      > > and Arabella Griffin. Thomas's parents were Isaac Wharton and
      > > Margaret Rawle. Isaac's parents were Joseph Wharton and Hannah
      > > Carpenter and his brother was Carpenter Wharton. Carpenter married
      > > Elizabeth Davis and begat John Wharton. John married Nancy Craig and
      > > had three children by her, one of whom was William Craig Wharton.
      > > William C. Wharton married Nancy Willing Spring by whom he had a son:
      > > Edward Robbins Wharton, husband of Edith Newbold Jones Wharton.
      > >
      > > BA
      > >
      > > --- In tr-m@yahoogroups.com, Linda Milano <lemilano@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > I've been going through my computerized Roosevelt genealogy file
      > > that I began while working at the TRA. I've got almost 10,000 persons
      > > (not all directly related) and still can't find the connection to
      > > Edith Wharton. I've come up with Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr,
      > > plus the Puritan divine Jonathan Edwards, General Daniel Stewart, and
      > > a host of other interesting people. Plus Daniel Tyler, an ancestor of
      > > Edith Kermit Roosevelt through his second wife, had as his first wife
      > > the daughter of General Israel Putnam, the Revolutionary War commander
      > > in Massachusetts. Interestinger and interestinger.
      > > >
      > > > Best,
      > > > Linda Milano
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > > From: Syberlux
      > > > To: tr-m@yahoogroups.com
      > > > Sent: Tuesday, June 24, 2008 10:16 PM
      > > > Subject: Re: [tr-m] Ancestry question
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Hello Mark;
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Nothing wrong with "Cousin Alice's" Bullock and Lee side
      > > of her family... it is a web of various direct and in-direct kinfolk.
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > For me, I have met a number of Roosevelt Cousins. Last
      > > year I ran into Glenn Roosevelt. We have a pending appointment to look
      > > over loose ends in the family charts... as Glenn is more related
      > > >
      > > > to TR (The Oyster Bay side of The Family).
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Al (Alfred "Ed Moch" Cota)
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --- On Mon, 6/23/08, Mark Arend <mwarend@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > From: Mark Arend <mwarend@>
      > > > Subject: Re: [tr-m] Ancestry question
      > > > To: tr-m@yahoogroups.com
      > > > Date: Monday, June 23, 2008, 8:11 PM
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > 'Fraid not. It was mentioned in a paragraph about the
      > > changes in New
      > > > York society in the late 19th Century stating that the
      > > Roosevelts had
      > > > social standing that the newly rich 'upstarts' couldn't
      > > buy. The
      > > > specific line reads: "The Vanderbilts could not buy, after
      > > the fact,
      > > > a generalship in the American Revolution , or a seat at the
      > > > Philadelphia convention. Alice's ancestors had both."
      > > >
      > > > The wording and context leads me to believe that the
      > > ancestors
      > > > referred to are on the Roosevelt side rather than the
      > > Bulloch or Lee sides.
      > > >
      > > > --MWA
      > > >
      > > > >Hello Mark;
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > Can you be more precise as to ancestors mentioned in the
      > > book "Alice"?
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >Alfred "Ed Moch" Cota
      > > > >
      > > > >--- On Mon, 6/16/08, Mark Arend <mwarend@centurytel. net>
      > > wrote:
      > > > >From: Mark Arend <mwarend@centurytel. net>
      > > > >Subject: [tr-m] Ancestry question
      > > > >To: tr-m@yahoogroups. com
      > > > >Date: Monday, June 16, 2008, 8:29 PM
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >I've just picked up a copy of 'Alice' by Stacy Cordery.
      > > On page 2
      > > > >she mentions that among Alice's ancestors are a
      > > Revolutionary general
      > > > >& delegate at the 'Philadelphia convention' (I assume she
      > > means the
      > > > >Constitutional convention) implying that this comes from the
      > > > >Roosevelt side of the family. I don't remember reading this
      > > > >before. Anyone know who these would be?
      > > > >
      > > > >Mark Arend
      > > > >Oshkosh Wisc.
      > > > >
      > > > >Outside of a dog a book is man's best friend. Inside of a
      > > dog it's
      > > > >too dark to read.
      > > > >---Groucho Marx
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > >
      > > > Mark Arend
      > > > Oshkosh Wisc.
      > > >
      > > > Outside of a dog a book is man's best friend. Inside of a
      > > dog it's
      > > > too dark to read.
      > > > ---Groucho Marx
      > > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
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