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Anthony Landgraff

Anthony Landgraff

Male 1774 - 1867  (93 years)

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  • Name Anthony Landgraff 
    Born 1774  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1812  [4
    Residence 1840  Vernon, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1840 United States Federal Census, Vernon - Landgraff
    1840 United States Federal Census, Vernon - Landgraff
    State: New York; County: Oneida; Town: Vernon; Page: 411; Roll: 315; Image: 1404;
    Residence 1840 - 1860  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6
    1850 United States Federal Census - Constantia, p.28
    1850 United States Federal Census - Constantia, p.28
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; ED Date: 07/19/1850; Page: 28;
    Occupation 1840 - 1861  Cleveland Glass Works, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Window Glass Manufacturer 
    • First glass-works company in Onondaga County. [6]
    • "It was in the year of 1840 that Anthony Landgraff and his four sons, Francis, Harmon, Gustavus, and Charles, and his son-in-law, George Cowarden, built and operated the first glass factory in Cleveland, having come here from Vernon, Oneida County, because of the shortage of wood, which was used in melting glass." [7]
    • "Landgraff continued the manufacture of glass until 1861, when the works passed into the hands of William Sanders who in 1863 sold to Caswell and Getman." [7]
    1860 United States Federal Census, Cleveland - p5
    1860 United States Federal Census, Cleveland - p5
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED Date: 06/25/1860; Page: 5; Line: 2-4
    19480416 - Cleveland
    19480416 - Cleveland
    Chittenango Madison County Times
    04/16/1948, n.p.
    1840xxxx - Cleveland Glass Works
    1840xxxx - Cleveland Glass Works
    Died 25 Mar 1867  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Cleveland Village Cemetery, North Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Headstone - Hanna Christiana / Anthony Landgraff
    Headstone - Hanna Christiana / Anthony Landgraff
    Cleveland Village Cemetery
    Photo by Kiely Malone
    Person ID I82  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2017 

    Family Hannah Christiana,   b. Abt. 1779, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1866, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married Y  [1
    Children 
    +1. Francis L. Landgraff,   b. Abt. 1810 - 1812, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1868, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)
     2. Harmon Landgraff,   b. Abt. 1815, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Gustavus Landgraff,   b. Abt. 1823, Port Elizabeth, Cumberland, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
    +4. Victoria Landgraff,   b. 1818, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1891  (Age 73 years)
    +5. Charles Landgraff,   b. Abt. 1822, Jackson, Washington, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1903, St. Joseph's Hospital, 301 Prospect Avenue, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     6. Rebecca Landgraff,   d. 12 Sep 1879
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F28  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Profile - Anthony Landgraff
    Profile - Anthony Landgraff

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Find A Grave, findagrave.com., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=29852317 (Reliability: 1), 17 Sep 2008.
      Anthony Landgraff
      by Kiely Malone

    2. [S32] 1860 United States Federal Census, 5 (Reliability: 2), 25 Jun 1860.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED Date: 06/25/1860; Page: 5; Line: 2-4

    3. [S41] 1850 United States Federal Census, 28 (Reliability: 2), 19 Jul 1850.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; ED Date: 07/19/1850; Page: 28; Line: 6-8

    4. [S40] Landmarks of Oswego County, Henry Perry Smith, W. Stanley Child, (Higgins Book Company - 1895), 500 (Reliability: 1), 1895.
      The Town of Constantia

    5. [S42] 1840 United States Federal Census, 411 (Reliability: 2), 1840.
      State: New York; County: Oneida; Town: Vernon; Page: 411; Roll: 315; Image: 1404;

    6. [S33] History of Oswego County New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches, (L.H. Everts and Company), 290 (Reliability: 1), 1877.

    7. [S25] Northshore Notes, (Cleveland Historical Society), http://blog.clevelandhistoricalsociety.com/?p=361 (Reliability: 1), 1 Oct 2013.
      The Story of the Rise and Fall of Cleveland as Center for New York Glass Works by Frederick G. Griesmyer

    8. [S124] Chittenango Madison County Times (Reliability: 1), 16 Apr 1948.
      Window Glass Industry in Cleveland, N.Y.

    9. [S25] Northshore Notes, (Cleveland Historical Society), http://blog.clevelandhistoricalsociety.com/?p=6 (Reliability: 1), 19 May 2013.
      Historical Souvenir of Cleveland?s Best Industry by Lakeside Press