Almy Descendant No. 1233-3252-4

349. CHARLES HENRY9 ALMY (Samuel Willett8, Robert Kirby7, John6, Samuel5, Job4, William3, Christopher2, William1) b. Inavale, NY, 14 Jun 1854; d. Batavia, NY, 29 Jun 1953.

He m. Wellsville, NY, 6 Jun 1877, ANGEANETTE DUKE CROWNER, b. Wellsville, 10 Mar 1858; d. Rochester, NY, 14 Apr 1939; dau of Alonzo and Ann (Duke) Crowner.


491iCOIT CHARLES10, b. Scio, NY, 1 Nov 1878; d. Okmulgee, OK, 7 Nov 1960; m. Corning, NY, 18 Jun 1903, JOSEPHINE NORTHRUP GOFF, b. Cameron Mills, NY, 5 Oct 1879; d. Okmulgee, 18 Feb 1967; dau of George Sidney and Lucinda Jane (Northrup) Goff.
iiGRACE ANN, b. NY, 5 Mar 1882; m. 5 Oct 1904, JOHN T. HALL.
492iiiMAX ALONZO, b. Scio, NY, 24 May 1887; d. Clearwater, FL, 22 Jan 1963; m. NY, 16 Oct 1913, ELLEN LAWTON, b. Hope, NY, 2 Aug 1888; d. Christiansted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands, 9 Feb 1969.
ivLEAH LUELLA, b. NY, 5 Mar 1894; d. NY, 1976; m. Dr. ROY EATON.

The Charles Henry Almy family is in the 1880 Federal census in Scio Town, Allegany County, NY, as follows. Charles H. Almy 25, b. NY; Nettie 21, wife, b. NY; and Coit 1, son, b. NY.

In the 1900 Federal census, this family is in Corning, Steuben County, NY, as follows. (All born NY) Charles H. Almy 45, b. Jun 1854; Nettie 42, wife, b. Mar 1858; Charles C. 21, son, b. NOv 1878; Grace A. 18, dau, b. Mar 1881; Mack A. 13, son, b. May 1886; and Leah L. 6, dau, b. Mar 1894. Also in the household was Ann Crowner 63, mother-in-law, b. Feb 1836.

Charles Henry Almy was a co-founder of Almy & Thomas, a glass factory in Corning, New York. The company belonged to Charles and Giles Edwin Thomas, husband of Ella Celeste Almy, Charles' sister. Almy & Thomas produced lovely pieces of cut glass ware of the brilliant period. The Almy & Thomas cut glass has been pictured and written about in books on cut glass and today is quite a collectors' item.

Charles Henry Almy not only was in the cut glass business with his brother-in-law, but with his brother Adrian Adelbert Almy, founded the town of Almy, Tennessee. See prior page.