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74. John Baptiste Lucia was born in 1816 in Canada. He died in 1899 in Wisconsin. He was buried in Pittsfield Rural Cemetery, Pittsfield, Brown County, Wisconsin. CENSUS INDEX - Brown County, Wisconsin 1860
Lucia,John,43,M,Canada,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,Esther,40,F,Canada,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,Alex,21,M,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,Lucy,19,F,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,Joel,18,M,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,Maria,16,F,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,Esther,12,F,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,Jeremiah,10,M,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,Susannah,7,F,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,John Jr,6,M,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75
Lucia,William,1,M,Wisconsin,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,75,75

John had moved here in 1859, from New York.

CENSUS YR: 1860 TERRITORY: WI COUNTY: BROWN DIVISION: Pittsfield PO Green Bay REEL NO: M6531400 PAGE NO: 11
REFERENCE: Enumerated on 7 JUN 1860 by Fred S. Ellis
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LN HN FN LAST NAME FIRST NAME AGE SEX RACE OCCUP. REAL VAL. PERS VAL. BIRTHPLACE MRD. SCH. R/W DDB
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006 75 75 Lucia John 43 M Farmer 50 15 Canada
007 75 75 Lucia Esther 40 F Canada
008 75 75 Lucia Alex 21 M Laborer New York
009 75 75 Lucia Lucy 19 F New York
010 75 75 Lucia Joel 18 M Laborer New York X
011 75 75 Lucia Maria 16 F New York X
012 75 75 Lucia Esther 12 F New York X
013 75 75 Lucia Jeremiah 10 M New York
014 75 75 Lucia Susannah 7 F New York
015 75 75 Lucia John Jr 6 M New York
016 75 75 Lucia William 1 M Wisconsin



1880 Wisconsin Federal Census, Brown County, Pittsfield Township.
Volume 2, Enumeration District 20, Sheet 14, line 20, microfilm number 1,255,418
John Lucia, age 64, born Canada
wife Esther, age 62, born Canada
son Watson, age 22, born Wisconsin
daughter Lucy Barnes, age 39, born New York
grandson Harvey Barnes, age 7, born Wisconsin
grandson Henry Colony, age 10, born Wisconsin
grandson Fred Colony, age 4, born Wisconsin
granddaughter Anna Bigg, age 11, born Wisconsin


John Lucia may have died on 20 April 1901 in Fond Du Lac County, Wisconsin.
He is listed in Volume 3, Page 310 of County records. Still need to order this
film.


Josh Hansen sourcs info sites a book called "A Story of Pittsfield and
Suamico" By Lizzie Rice Johnston. The following is noted about John
Lucia in these records: (My own notes in parenthesis)
John Lucia's middle name Baptist (Maybe Baptiste)
John Lucia's wife was named Esther Ledger (My records indicate Sarah Esther Ledger)

He was married to Sarah Esther Ledger in 1837 in Mooers Town, Clinton County, New York.

75. Sarah Esther Ledger was born on 16 Feb 1819 in Norton Creek, King, New Brunswick, Canada. She died on 8 Feb 1908 in Living Delta County, Michigan in Dec 1907. She was buried in Pittsfield Rural Cemetery, Pittsfield, Brown County, Wisconsin. Family of Sarah Ledger:

1860 Brown County, Wisconsin Census Index
Ledger,Louis,25,M,Canada,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,77,77
Ledger,Mary,23,F,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,77,77
Ledger,Francis,94,M,Canada,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,77,77
Ledger,Margaret,80,F,Canada,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,77,77
Ledger,Francis Jr.,28,M,Canada,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,78,78
Ledger,Amelia,27,F,Canada,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,78,78
Ledger,Adolphus,10,M,Canada,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,78,78
Ledger,Francis Jr.,6,M,New York,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,78,78
Ledger,Milenda,4,F,Wisconsin,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,78,78
Ledger,Mary,1,F,Wisconsin,Pittsfield PO Green Bay,78,78

Enumeration:
CENSUS YR: 1860 TERRITORY: WI COUNTY: BROWN
DIVISION: Pittsfield PO Green Bay REEL NO: M6531400
PAGE NO: 12
REFERENCE: Enumerated on 8 JUN 1860 by Fred S. Ellis
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Name AGE SEX OCCUPATION BIRTHPLACE SCHOOL
026 77 77 Ledger Louis 25 M Farm Laborer Canada
027 77 77 Ledger Mary 23 F New York
028 77 77 Ledger Francis 94 M Farm Laborer Canada
029 77 77 Ledger Margaret 80 F Canada
030 78 78 Ledger Francis Jr. 28 M Carpenter Canada
031 78 78 Ledger Amelia 27 F Canada
032 78 78 Ledger Adolphus 10 M Canada X
033 78 78 Ledger Francis Jr. 6 M New York X
034 78 78 Ledger Milenda 4 F Wisconsin

Living Delta County, Michigan in Dec 1907

Buried West Section of Rural Cemetery, Pittsfield, Brown County, Wisconsin.

Josh Hansen sourcs info sites a book called "A Story of Pittsfield and
Suamico" By Lizzie Rice Johnston. The following is noted about Sarah
Esther Ledger in these records: (My own notes in parenthesis)
John Lucia's wife was named Esther Ledger (My records indicate Sarah Esther Ledger)

Children were:

child i. Alexander R. 'Alex' Lucia was born in Oct 1838 in Canada (English) or New York. Alexander Lucia Listed in the 1900 Federal Census in Vaughn Township,
Iron County, Wisconsin. His birth month and year is listed as October
1838 in the English portion of Canada. (LDS film 1,249,514)

Listed in 1880 Little Suamico Township, Oconto County, Wisconsin
Federal Census. He was listed as 44 years of age, born New York.
Wife Jane was listed as 42 years of age, born New York. Children
Allen, Eva May, Elmida, Watson, Alexander, and Marie were listed
in household.



child ii. Lucy Lucia was born in 1841 in New York. She appeared on the census in 1860 in Suamico Townwhip, Oconto County, Wisconsin. Lucy Lucia married to Willard Barnes on 20 December 1871 in Brown
County, Wisconsin. (LDS film 1,275,773). Witnessed by Adna Conn
and Milly Colony (sister of Edwin Colony).
child iii. Joel I. Lucia was born BET. NOV 1842 - NOV 1844 in New York. Joel was listed as a Mill Foreman on his 1867 Marriage Certificate.
Future brother in law, Edwin Colony witnessed the marriage, as did
his sister, Susie Lucia.

Joel Lucia is listed on the 1880 Little Suamico Township, Oconto
County, Wisconsin Federal Census. He is listed as age 37, born
New York. Wife Allen?, age 27, born Maine. Children in household
are Atna, Hattie, Anna, Nellie, Nancy and Esther.

Listed in 1860 Oconto County, WI census

Joel Lucia was listed on a 1897 General Affidavit for Edwin Colony's
Pension request. He stated he knew Edwin Colony before and after
he entered the U.S. Service. Edwin listed in his own declaration for
pension that he lived in Little Suamico, Wisconsin in 1858 and 1859.
He must have came to Little Suamico, Wisconsin with his sister
Millicent Conn and her husband Adna Conn. In the 1897 statement,
he stated his age to be 53 years of age, placing his birth at about
1844.




child iv. Maria 'Marie' Lucia was born about 1844 in New York. Marriage to Maria Lucia to John Anderson on 10 July 1860 in
Brown County, Wisconsin. (LDS microfilm 1,275,772)
Volume 1, 0046, Brown County, Wisconsin.
child v. Esther A. Lucia was born about 1848 in New York. Esther Lucia is listed on the Fond Du Lac County, Wisconsin
marriage index. LDS film 1,275,660. Volume A, 1, page 516.
child vi. Jeremiah 'Jerry' Lucia died in 1923 in Wisconsin. He was buried in 1923 in Pittsfield Rural Cemetery, Pittsfield, Brown County, Wisconsin. He was born BET. DEC 1849 - 1850 in New York. Jeremiah Lucia married Ida Ames on 25 December 1873 in Brown
County, Wisconsin. (LDS film 1,275,773)

Jeremiah Lucia Listed in the 1900 Federal Census in Pittsfield Township,
Brown County, Wisconsin. His birth month and year is listed as December
1849 in New York. (LDS film 1,249,514)
child37 vii. Susannah 'Susie' Lucia.
child viii. John F. Lucia was born in May 1855 in New York. John F. Lucia Listed in the 1900 Federal Census in Westboro Township,
Brown County, Wisconsin. His birth month and year is listed as May
1855 in New York. (LDS film 1,249,514)


child ix. Watson William Lucia was born in 1857 in Wisconsin. He died in 1917 in Wisconsin. He was buried in 1917 in Pittsfield Rural Cemetery, Pittsfield, Brown County, Wisconsin.