Biography of John T. Fellows
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Fellows, John T., was born in Stephentown, July 19, 1820. He was the son of David and Chloe (Turner) Fellows; he died in 1870, and she died in 1878. John T.'s grandfather was William Fellows of Stonington, Conn., a ship carpenter by trade. John T. was reared on a farm and educated in the common and select schools; he learned the carpenter's trade at the age of seventeen and has since been a contractor and builder. He came to Brainard in 1848 and has lived where he now resides for twenty eight years. February 1, 1848, he married Diana Rhodes, daughter of Case and Hanna (Kenyon) Rhodes, who spent part of their lives Lebanon and finally came to Scbodack, where he spent his last days. To Mr. and Mrs. Fellows were born seven children: Frank. Edgar, Ella D., Charles, George Leland (deceased) and Hattie M. Mr. Fellows has been highway commissioner for three years. Mrs. Fellows died December 7, 1888.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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