Descendants of
Vincent Fisher
of Fulton County

This is NOT intended to be a complete genealogical record! "This information is based primarily on census research and the family may or may not be related to my own Fisher lineage. There are likely to be errors and omissions. Nor is this a complete genealogy."

- Lisa Slaski

1.    Vincent Fisher was born about 1813 in Prussia, Germany. There he married Francisca who was also born about 1813 in Prussia, Germany. They had two children both born in Germany. The family left Germany on the ship "Union" from Bremen and arrived in NYC on 21 Aug 1856. By 1860 they had moved to the town of Bleecker, Fulton county, NY where Vincent was a farmer and lumberman. By the 1870 census he was naturalized. Vincent and Francisca were still living in 1880. Vincent died in 1890 and is buried (under Vincene Fischer age 78) in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, town of Bleecker.

Vincent and Francisca Fisher had the following children:

1.1. Catherine Fisher, b. about 1847 in Germany
1.2. Engelbert Fisher, b. Apr 1846 in Germany

1.2.    Engelbert Fisher was born April 1846 in Germany. He immigrated with his parents in 1856. Engelbert worked as a lumberman and lived in Bleecker. He was married about 1873 to Hedwig who was born Feb 1845 in Wurtemberg, Germany. She immigrated in 1871. Engelbert Fisher is still living as a widower in 1930 with his daughter Frances in Gloversville.

Engelbert and Hedwig Fisher had the following children:

1.2.1. John Fisher, b. March 1873 in NY.
1.2.2. Frances Fisher, b. abt 1876 in NY, m. [?] Brown
1.2.3. Katie Fisher, b. abt 1878 in NY.
1.2.4. Libbie Fisher, b. Feb 1880 in NY.
1.2.5. Mary Fisher, b. Jun 1882 in NY.
1.2.6. Vincent Fisher, b. 23 Sep 1884 or 1885 in NY.
1.2.7. Lewis Fisher, b. 10 Jul 1886 in Bleecker, NY.

1.2.1.    John Fisher was born March 1873 in NY. He was married about 1896 to Alma M.. He was a farmer in Bleecker. By 1920 the family had moved to Johnstown.

John and Alma Fisher had the following children:

1.2.1.1. Engelbert Fisher, b. 16 Jun 1897 in NY
1.2.1.2. Mary Fisher, b. Feb 1900 in NY
1.2.1.3. Sandford J. Fisher, b. abt 1903 in NY
1.2.1.4. William C. Fisher, b. abt 1905 in NY
1.2.1.5. Carrie S. Fisher, b. abt 1906 in NY
1.2.1.6. James T. Fisher, b. abt 1908 in NY
1.2.1.7. Frances Fisher, b. abt 1912 in NY
1.2.1.8. Hattie E. Fisher, b. abt 1917 in NY

 

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