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and James Sigler's wife.
See him on the 1850 Gallatin, Columbia, NY Census
, age 5
Found on the 1855 Gallatin, Columbia, New York state census, age 10
Found him on the 1860 Gallatin, Columbia, New York census (img 37), as John H. Finger
age 14, farm laborer.
Found him on the 1870 Milan, Dutchess, New York census (img 14) as John Finger
age 25, laborer. Also in his household are Joshua Lee
age 74 born England and Elizabeth Bottomly
age 66. He lives just 4 dwellings away from James and Julia Ann Sigler
. (He later eloped with Julia Ann.)
Found him on the 1880 Milan, Dutchess, New York census (dist 44 img 1) as John W. Fingar
age 36, farmer. Also in his household is Elizabeth Bottomly
, age 77, mother-in-law.
Found him on the 1900 Stanford, Dutchess, New York census (dist 41 img 31) as John Finger
age 52, widower. (His wife Julia
died in 1898). He and his son Frederick
are boarders in the household of Robert D. Smith
age 42, farm laborer.