INDEX

© 2013 Patricia and Edward Shillingburg

A
Abbott
Mary 17, 138, 186, 189
Robert Osborne 17, 137
Adams
John Quincy 27, 84, 135
Albany Female Academy 11, 14, 15, 75, 76, 80, 114, 116, 132, 157
Amistad 24
Arnold
Benedict 37, 126
Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company 11, 12, 101, 102, 103, 114, 131, 154


B
Bacon Academy 11, 13, 60, 76, 99
Baird
James 40
Barnum
Phineas T. 29
Barnum’s American Museum 29
Barrett
George C. 172
Battle of Long Island 37
Battle of Yorktown 42
Bay Side 6, 8, 9, 16, 17, 21, 33, 34, 85, 87, 88, 94, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 120, 121, 123, 133, 135, 138, 151, 158, 159, 162
Beecher
Henry Ward 28, 31, 127, 205, 207
Belmont
August 25
Bement
Edward 125
Bissell
Clark 125
Samuel B.S. 125
Brigham
Walter Cole 155
Bristol Turnpike Trust 46
Brooklyn 15, 20, 30, 33, 67, 69, 71, 80, 82, 93, 94, 106, 109, 133, 137, 149, 172, 173, 175, 207
Brooklyn Eagle 106, 172, 173, 175
Brooklyn Female Academy 109
Brown
Elizabeth 169
John 30
Broxbourne Church 44, 45, 47
Buchanan
James 30


C
California 27, 28, 30, 61, 122, 129, 137, 172, 184
Los Angeles 28, 129
San Francisco 28, 129
Cartwright
Benjamin (Captain) 67, 70
Chase
Frederick 26, 33, 67
Laura Scott 165
Cholera 16, 82, 127
Clark
Albertus “Toots” 165
Clermont 21
Clinton
DeWitt 21, 22, 106
College of Physicians and Surgeons 11, 61, 102
Columbia College 13, 100, 170
Cooper
James Fenimore 52, 53
Copeland
Robert Morris 33
Crane
Charles Henry 4, 12, 65, 71, 121, 122, 123, 137, 184
Charles Nicoll 122
Crittenden
Alonzo 75, 80, 109, 207
Crook
Gabriel 27
Croton
Water Aqueduct 25, 27, 128
Cuyler
Cornelius C. 175


D
Darwin
Charles 61
Delafield
Edward 102, 117, 119, 120, 205
DeLancey
Anne 38
Anne Charlotte 43, 43–47, 91, 115, 177, 179. See also McAdam, Anne Charlotte
Edward Floyd 42, 43, 91, 172
James 38, 40, 180, 182
John Peter 10, 19, 40, 40–46, 43, 44, 51, 179
Oliver 40
Susan 52, 54, 180
Delaney
Margaret Duncan 17, 71, 72, 155, 172. See also Nicoll, Margaret Duncan
Dering
Aunt Dering 10, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 29, 34, 39, 40, 51, 51–56, 52, 53, 54, 55, 59, 60, 62, 65, 66, 67, 75, 92, 93, 99, 100, 109, 111, 112, 115, 121, 125, 126, 127, 129, 132, 134, 137, 141, 147, 153, 157, 163, 164, 166, 167, 168, 169, 173, 174, 192. See also Eliza Floyd Nicoll Dering; See also Elizabeth Floyd Nicoll Dering
Charles Thomas 52, 66
Eliza Floyd Nicoll. See also Aunt Dering
Esther Sarah Havens. See also Havens, Esther Sarah
Henry Thomas 125
Margaret 51, 65, 66, 173, 192
Nicoll Havens 127
Sylvester 51, 52, 65, 66, 126
Thomas 10, 18, 39, 40, 52, 125
Dering Harbor 29, 34, 67
Douglas
Frederick 26
Draft Riots 31


E
Edey
Eliza Clark 105. See also Nicoll, Lilly
Edict of Nantes 43
Erie Canal 21, 22, 24


F
Fire 21, 24, 26, 27, 37, 41, 60, 61, 64, 90, 103, 142, 152, 158, 168
Five Points 25
Floyd
Anne 19, 43, 51
Arabella Jones 8, 11, 42, 51, 54, 101
David Gelston 102
Eliza 5, 8, 13, 20, 37–47, 38, 39, 40, 41, 43, 46, 52, 54, 91
Julia 102, 205
Richard 38, 39, 41, 42, 51, 54, 66, 173
William 38, 102
Flushing 6, 11, 12, 13, 21, 23, 33, 52, 59, 60, 75, 83, 99, 106, 138, 171, 205, 207
Flushing Public Cemetery. 12, 171
Fraser’s Highlanders 40
French and Indian War 39
Fugitive Slave Act 28, 129


G
Gardiner
Mary 14, 23, 75, 79
Phoebe 14, 15, 75, 76
Gardiner’s Bay 41
Gavitt
Antonette 169
Gilman
Theodore 153
Godey’s Lady’s Book 134
Great Britain 43, 45, 179
Greenport 9, 15, 25, 26, 29, 33, 62, 64, 65, 66, 69, 90, 93, 102, 105, 109, 113, 141, 155, 165
Greenwich 11, 24, 44, 54, 60, 99, 127
Griffin
Augustus 18, 67, 206, 207
Griffing
Byron 172


H
Hand
Clifford A. 172
Harrison
William Henry 24
Harvard 13, 67, 76, 78, 121, 184, 207
Havens
Catherine Mary 125, 125–127
Charlotte Mary 18, 76, 114, 115, 125, 130
Esther Sarah 18, 51, 52, 126, 127. See also Dering, Esther Sarah Havens
Jane 18, 28, 54, 92, 112, 167, 169
Mary Catherine. See also Mary Catherine Havens L’Hommedieu
Nicoll 39, 125, 127
Height
David L 172
Hempstead
Henry 29, 191
James 29, 191
Madison 29, 191
Hoddesdon 42, 45, 47, 177, 179, 180, 181, 182
Hoes
William 139, 174
Horsford
Eben 15, 34, 59, 67, 67–69, 75, 78, 79, 155
Hudson River Railroad 113
Huntington 79, 115, 117, 121, 131, 132
Hurricane of 1938 167


I
Irving
Washington 21, 83, 189
Isle of Guernsey 43
Islip 8, 13, 38, 39, 41, 100, 177, 205, 207


J
Johnson
Arabella. See also Nicoll, Arabella
Charles 11, 22, 33, 54, 168
Jones
Anne DeLancey 10, 19, 38, 41, 42, 42–47, 43, 44, 45, 91
Samuel 21, 52
Thomas 10, 19, 38, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 91
Walter Restored Jones 101
W. Floyd 172


K
Kahn
Otto 6, 167, 174
King
Augusta G. 76
Kings College 13, 37
Knights Hospitallers 45
Knights Templars 45


L
Large
Alfred 105
Alice Mary 4, 12, 17, 70, 106, 123, 154, 155, 164, 174, 215. See also Nicoll, Alice Mary
Eliza Clark 105. See also Large, Lily; See also Nicoll, Eliza Clarke (Lily)
LeRoy
Henry W. 172
L’Hommedieu
Ezra 126
Mary Catherine Havens. See also Mary Catherine Havens
Lincoln
Abraham 30, 31, 32
Long Island 5, 6, 8, 13, 17, 25, 29, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 54, 79, 101, 104, 106, 113, 172, 173, 185, 206, 207, 208
Long Island Historical Society 101, 207
Long Island Railroad 113
Long Island Sound 25, 29, 41
Long Island Traveler 172, 173
Lord
Grace 175
James Brown 175
Lowe
Charlotte 45


M
Manhansett House 155
Manhattan 8, 21, 23, 24, 30, 31, 32, 34, 37, 39, 40, 41, 128, 155, 205
Manwaring
Charles D. 70, 155
Mashomack Preserve 6, 7, 13, 39, 46, 167, 207, 215
Mastic 8, 9, 39, 40, 41, 43, 51, 54, 62, 63, 85, 90, 100, 120, 171
Maud
Churchill 174, 175, 207
McAdam
Anne Charlotte 5, 10, 19, 46, 47, 91, 115, 179. See also Anne Charlotte DeLancey
Georgia 177
Gloriana 177
James 177
John 177
John Loudon 40–46, 115
Loudon 177
McDonald
Martha 169
Meigs Raid 41
Miss Havens’ School for Young Ladies 15, 76, 114, 125, 130, 133, 164
Morse
Samuel 21, 105
Mount
William Sidney 85, 102, 206
Muhlenberg
William Augustus 59
Mulford
Hannah 4, 17, 23, 66, 70, 92, 100, 123, 155. See also Nicoll, Hannah
Rysam 66


N
New York Bar Association 101
New York City 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 32, 34, 37, 38, 42, 43, 53, 54, 55, 59, 61, 76, 80, 81, 82, 83, 100, 101, 102, 105, 107, 113, 114, 120, 122, 125, 127, 129, 130, 141, 148, 155, 164, 171, 174, 206
New-York Historical Society 6, 74, 174, 177, 206, 208
New York Times 102, 107, 137, 138, 169
New York University 11, 60, 61, 76, 99, 208
New York Yacht Club 85, 103
Nicoll
Alice Mary Edey. See also Large, Alice Mary
Anna 22, 51–56, 167
Anna 135, 138, 169, 174
(Charlotte’s daughter) 63, 88
Anna Floyd 51
Anna Willett 5, 10, 17, 33, 135, 146, 148, 150, 157–165, 169, 174
Arabella 22, 33, 51–56. See also Johnson, Arabella
Aunt Glory 10, 16, 18, 19, 22, 33, 51–56, 54, 55, 56, 71, 77, 85, 87, 88, 89, 92, 104, 112, 117, 118, 120, 121, 125, 133, 134, 135, 136, 143, 147, 158, 163, 167, 168, 169, 178
Benjamin (Charlotte’s son) 87, 138, 175
Catherine 169
Charlotte Ann 4, 5, 6, 8, 11, 16, 17, 21, 24, 34, 55, 56, 60, 85, 93, 99, 109, 111, 114, 116, 121, 125, 134, 135, 136, 150, 151, 155, 157, 161, 167, 169, 172, 207
Charlotte (Charlotte’s daughter) 122, 135, 138, 169, 175
DeLancey 87, 88, 138, 173, 174, 206
Edith Carlotta (Matthias’s daughter) 154, 166, 174
Edward (Charlotte’s son) 85, 87, 93, 100, 125, 138, 174, 175,
Gloriana Margaretta 5, 16, 38, 76, 93, 109, 115, 146, 155, 171
Hannah 4, 11, 17, 33, 66, 70, 71, 89, 91, 92, 93, 100, 120, 123, 154, 155, 164, 165, 167, 176. See also Nicoll, Mulford; See also Mulford, Hannah
Henry 9, 63, 100, 120, 135, 169, 170
Johanna 169, 173
Lilly 165. See also Eliza Clark Edey; See also Large, Lily
Lilly Maud (Matthias’s daughter) 154, 166, 174
Margaret Duncan. See also Delaney
Maria Courtland 10, 51–56, 169
Mary Townsend (Charlotte’s daughter) 175
Matthias 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 22, 38, 39, 59, 70, 76, 92, 99, 100, 101, 109, 111, 114, 115, 123, 132, 133, 139, 140, 141, 141–155, 156, 157, 158, 159, 160, 161, 164, 165, 169, 173, 174, 215
Matthias (I) 38
Matthias (Matthias’s son) 154, 165
Richard 22, 173
Samuel Benjamin (I) 22, 43
Samuel Benjamin (II) 11, 21, 22, 23, 26, 29, 32, 52, 59, 66, 99, 114, 125, 190
Samuel Benjamin (III) 17, 33, 77, 103, 104, 105, 109, 122, 147, 150, 154, 155, 165, 167, 169, 172
Sarah Brown Payne 11, 21, 33, 52, 59, 99, 125, 139, 155, 171
Sarah Payne 5, 16, 76, 169, 171, 174
Sarah (William’s daughter) 106
Solomon Townsend 11, 16, 18, 55, 56, 62, 63, 64, 74, 78, 83, 84, 85, 90, 95, 99, 100, 102, 103, 104, 109, 111, 112, 113, 114, 117, 119, 121, 134, 136, 137, 141, 145, 146, 147, 150, 151, 152, 153, 158, 159, 161, 163
Sylvester Dering 65
William Cortland 5, 17, 61, 63, 77, 92, 93, 99-107, 109, 122, 148, 164, 169, 173
William (II) 26, 38
Nicoll Cemetery 17, 167, 173, 215
Nicoll McAdam
Gloriana 13, 37–47, 38, 39. See also Revolutionary War
Gloriana Margaretta Nicoll, 38
Nicolls
Richard 13, 38


O
Oakland Cemetery 167
Olmstead
Frederick Law 30
Otis
Elisha 28, 39, 206
Oyster Bay 8, 9, 80, 82, 83, 84, 159, 194


P
Packer Collegiate Institute 109
Paine
Thomas 37
Payne
Benjamin 52
Charlotte Brown 52
Pelham Priory 88, 135, 152, 162
Picket 66
Place Called Prospect 7, 26, 67, 155
Polk
John Knox 26
Preston
Jonathan 29, 30, 192
Princeton 13, 18, 174, 175
Prohibition 166
Prospect Hotel 34
Province of New York 39


Q
Queens Public Library 6
Queen Victoria 24, 26, 127, 158


R
Randall’s Island 114
Restell
Madame 25
Revolution 21, 39, 206
Riverhead 26, 70, 71, 115, 154, 192
Rivington 25, 126, 127
Ruperti
Justus 107
Ryan
Thomas Fortune 175


S
Sachem’s Neck 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 22, 29, 32, 33, 34, 38, 39, 46, 48, 51, 53, 54, 59, 61, 62, 64, 66, 70, 75, 85, 87, 93, 99, 103, 109, 114, 115, 121, 122, 123, 125, 148, 154, 155, 157, 165, 166, 167, 168, 171, 172, 173, 174, 177, 190, 215
Sag Harbor 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23, 25, 27, 30, 32, 41, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 59, 60, 64, 65, 66, 75, 76, 92, 93, 99, 104, 109, 111, 112, 113, 115, 116, 121, 129, 141, 147, 157, 158, 162, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 172, 173, 207, 208
Sag Harbor Corrector 65, 66, 76
Sag Harbor Express 22, 168, 172, 173
Sauchrie, Ayrshire 45
Scott
Winfield 122
Searles
John 33, 67
Second World War 167
Shelter Island 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 29, 32, 33, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 43, 46, 51, 52, 53, 54, 59, 61, 63, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 75, 76, 85, 91, 93, 100, 103, 105, 109, 111, 112, 113, 114, 118, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125, 128, 132, 134, 139, 143, 145, 149, 150, 155, 158, 161, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 185, 191, 205, 206, 207
Shelter Island Civil War Soldiers 191–193
Shelter Island Grove and Camp Meeting Association 34
Shelter Island Historical Society 6, 205, 206, 207
Smallpox 16
Smith
Francis Marion 167, 190
Laurence 171
Tangier 38, 205, 207
St. Croix 17, 137, 138, 186, 187, 188, 189
Stewart
A.T. 25, 103, 125, 126, 129, 164
St. George’s Church 11, 52, 83
St. Mary’s 11, 12, 17, 70, 154, 155, 172, 173
St. Michael’s Cemetery 173
Stowe
Harriet Beecher 28
St. Paul’s School 18, 83, 87, 174, 175
Suffolk County 6, 32, 39, 56, 59, 69, 70, 101, 167, 192, 206, 207
Sylvester
Giles 38
Mary 39


T
Talmadge
Benjamin 37, 41
The Heights 13, 33, 155
The Origin of Species 61
The Voyage of the Beagle 61
Thompson
Barrington 172
Tiffany
Louis Comfort 155
Townsend
Frederick 172
Trinity Church 37, 43
Troy Female Seminary 15, 109, 129, 131
Tyler
John 24, 26


U
Uncle Tom’s Cabin 28
Union College 13, 21, 52


V
Valentine
Emmeline 18
Vanderbilt
Cornelius 25
Van Sharlingen
Mary 169
Vaux
Calvert 30
Vogue 134


W
Washington 12, 16, 21, 27, 37, 65, 122, 137, 171, 191
George 37, 41
Wayne
Henry (General) 90
Webb
Catherine Cebra 125
Weibley
John 18
Whitlock
Sarah 110, 129, 131
Whooping Cough 16
Willard
Emma 15, 109, 110, 129
Willets
Robert 12, 17, 139, 155, 171, 173
Williams College 12, 13, 17, 38, 55, 151, 152, 153, 164
Wing
Alice 165
Woodhull
Elizabeth 10, 15, 18, 19, 38, 39, 42, 44, 51, 53, 100, 111, 120, 126, 131, 169, 191, 206
Nathaniel 8, 39, 51, 54, 85


Y
Yale 13, 21, 52, 102, 121, 184, 205, 207
Young
Amelia 169
Youngs
Ezra 169