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Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - American Hotel in Auburn, NY where George W. Salisbury and Caroline Smith were married
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

American Hotel in Auburn, NY where George W. Salisbury and Caroline Smith were married



Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - From Ledyard in the Civil War - George W. Salisbury's marriage
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

From Ledyard in the Civil War - George W. Salisbury's marriage
Hollcroft, Temple, "Ledyard in the Civil War" -- Bill Hecht's website 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - George W. Salisbury and Caroline M. Smith's marriage certificate
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

George W. Salisbury and Caroline M. Smith's marriage certificate
The National Archives 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - Caroline Smith Salisbury, George W. Salisbury, Charlotte Salisbury Feige, Clifford Feige, Anna Korch
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

Caroline Smith Salisbury, George W. Salisbury, Charlotte Salisbury Feige, Clifford Feige, Anna Korch Feige
photos and papers belonging to Evelyn Feige Baker 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - People as related to my grandmother, Evelyn Pearl Feige Baker:

1. Anna Korch Feige (mother)

2.
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

People as related to my grandmother, Evelyn Pearl Feige Baker:

1. Anna Korch Feige (mother)

2. Caroline Smith Salisbury (Great Grandma)

3. George W. Salisbury (Great Grandpa)

4. Charlotte M. Salisbury Feige (Grandmother)

5. George W. Feige (Grandpa)

6. Willard Feige (Pa)

7. Anna Feige (Sister)

8. Dot Feige (Sister)

9. Gertrude Feige (Aunt)

10. Clifford Feige (Uncle)

11. George Feige Sr. (Uncle)

photos and papers belonging to Evelyn Feige Baker 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - (L to R) Caroline Smith Salisbury, Gertrude Feige?, Feige boy?, Charlotte Salisbury Feige, Anna Korc
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

(L to R) Caroline Smith Salisbury, Gertrude Feige?, Feige boy?, Charlotte Salisbury Feige, Anna Korch Feige?, children
Thanks to Bette 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - Around 1911?
Front L to R: Anna Feige, Cliff Feige
Middle L to R: Caroline Smith Salisbury, Anna K
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

Around 1911?
Front L to R: Anna Feige, Cliff Feige
Middle L to R: Caroline Smith Salisbury, Anna Korch Feige, Charlotte Salisbury Feige
Back: George W. Salisbury
Thanks to Bette 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - Caroline Salisbury's request to Commissioner of Pensions for return of marriage certificate - March
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

Caroline Salisbury's request to Commissioner of Pensions for return of marriage certificate - March 28, 1916
The National Archives 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - 1916 request for pension increase
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

1916 request for pension increase
The National Archives 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - Birthday card sent to great-granddaughter, Evelyn Feige, 1920?
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

Birthday card sent to great-granddaughter, Evelyn Feige, 1920?
photos and papers belonging to Evelyn Feige Baker 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - Birthday card sent to great-granddaughter, Evelyn Feige, 1920?
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

Birthday card sent to great-granddaughter, Evelyn Feige, 1920?



Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - Pension reimbursement to Helen Salisbury for Caroline Salisbury's death expenses - July 26, 1927
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

Pension reimbursement to Helen Salisbury for Caroline Salisbury's death expenses - July 26, 1927
The National Archives 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - Feb 19, 1927 Undertaker Bill - Auburn, NY
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

Feb 19, 1927 Undertaker Bill - Auburn, NY
The National Archives 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - March 26, 1927 Dr. Myron F. Cutler, Webster, MA - final bill
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

March 26, 1927 Dr. Myron F. Cutler, Webster, MA - final bill
The National Archives 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith -
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith





Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - March 1927 - O. Floyd Nolf, Funeral Director and Embalmer, Webster, MA - bill and payment receipt
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

March 1927 - O. Floyd Nolf, Funeral Director and Embalmer, Webster, MA - bill and payment receipt
The National Archives 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - April 7, 1927 Attending Physician's Statement
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

April 7, 1927 Attending Physician's Statement
The National Archives 


Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith - 1927 Caroline Salisbury's death expenses
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith

1927 Caroline Salisbury's death expenses
The National Archives 




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 flag  Caroline Matilda (Carrie)  Smith

  (b. 3 March 1843Ledyard, New York, USA   d. 15 February 1927Webster, Massachusetts, USA )  
Age: 84

Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith was born 3 March 1843 in Ledyard, New York, USA . Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith was the child of Sherman Smith and Charlotte Maria Burnham and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Abram (Abraham) Smith and Elizabeth Minot (maternal)  Asa W Burnham and Lucy Huntington

She married  George Washington Salisbury 20 August 1862 in Auburn, New York, USA .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. George Washington Salisbury  was born 11 July 1836 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora) .  He died 18 September 1915 in Auburn, New York, USA .  He was the son of David Salisbury and Maria Wood.

Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith died 15 February 1927 in Webster, Massachusetts, USA.


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Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith married  US Civil War Soldiers flag George Washington Salisbury-- Date: 20 August 1862 Place: Auburn, New York, USA
George Washington Salisbury was the son of David Salisbury and Maria Wood


They were married by
Rev. Medad Pomeroy at American (Hotel) Genesee St. Auburn, New York. Witnesses: Henry Almy, Edwin A. Strong, Edwin B. Morgan. Source: Marriage Certificate
The next day, George left to fight in the Civil War. Source: According to Ledyard in the Civil War By Temple Hollcroft (page 16) -- freepages.genealogy .rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~springport/ pictures101/ ledyard_civil_war_web/ pages/ 10131_96.htm
Updated: 6/16/2015 6:50:43 PM


Children:
flag Helen Elizabeth Salisbury (b.19 April 1866, Ledyard, New York, USA   d. 30 August 1945, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA)

 flag Charlotte Marie Salisbury (b.21 March 1868, Ledyard, New York, USA   d. 5 February 1935, Webster, Massachusetts, USA)

 flag Sherman Smith Salisbury (b.4 October 1869, Auburn, New York, USA  d. 22 March 1947, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA)

flag Harriet E (Hattie) Salisbury (b.1 November 1878, Auburn, New York, USA  d. 1 February 1882, Auburn, New York, USA)




Birth
3 March 1843
Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

1850 Census
Smith, Sherman, State: New York Year: 1850, County: Cayuga Roll: , Township: Ledyard Page: 250, Roll: M432_483 Image: not viewable

Sherman is age 47, born 1800, Canada. He is living with Charlotte, age 47, born in Vermont. Caroline is also living with them. She is 7 years old. James ...Read MORE...


1855 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York
name: Caroline Smith
event: Census
event date: 1855
event place: Ledyard, Cayuga, New York, United States
gender: Female
age: 12
relationship to head of household: Child
estimated birth year: 1843
family number: 322
line number: 22
page:
film number: 1435218
digital folder...Read MORE...


1860
CENSUS YR: 1860 STATE or TERRITORY: NY COUNTY: Cayuga DIVISION: Ledyard REEL NO: M653-729 PAGE NO: 272

REFERENCE: 13th June, 1860 by Oliver Wood, Handwritten Pg 10

Smith Sherman 60 M . Carriage Mk'r 2,000 . Conneticut.
Smith ...Read MORE...


1862 Marriage / Partner
Caroline Matilda (Carrie) Smith and George Washington Salisbury 20 August 1862, Auburn, New York, USA

1865 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York


Charlotte M Smith, 62, f, b. VT, mother of 6 children, married 1 time, widow
James B Smith, 24, m, child, b. Cayuga, single, farmer
Carrie Saulsbury, 22, f, child, b. Cayuga, married 1 time, now...Read MORE...


1866 Birth of Child
Helen Elizabeth Salisbury was born 19 April 1866, Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

1868 Birth of Child
Charlotte Marie Salisbury was born 21 March 1868, Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

1869 Birth of Child
Sherman Smith Salisbury was born 4 October 1869, Auburn, New York, USA

1870 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York
Ledyard, NY, George, 33, and Caroline Salisbury, 27, living with their children. Charlotte is two years old. Helen is 4. Sherman is 2/ 12. All were born in NY. Caroline’s mother, Charlotte Smith, 67, is also living with them. Charlotte is listed as born in VT.
1870 U.S. Census
Added: - Beckie  Updated: 5/29/2009 - Beckie

1875 Auburn, Cayuga, New York
Name: Carotine M Salisbury
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1875
Event Place: Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 32
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Birth Year (Estimated): 1843
Family Number: 100
Page: 10
Line Number: 30
GS...Read MORE...


1878 Birth of Child
Harriet E (Hattie) Salisbury was born 1 November 1878, Auburn, New York, USA

1880
George Saulsbury is listed as a Cooper, age 43, living at 15 West St. in Auburn, NY with Caroline, 37, father David, 81, widowed, (b. NY, parents b. NY) and family. Caroline was born in NY. Her occupation is Keeping House. Her father was born in CT. Her mother was born in VT. Helen E. is 14....Read MORE...


1881


Real Estate Deeds Yesterday

“Daniel H. Growing and others to Elizabeth B. Towne and Caroline M. Salisbury, property north side of Van Anden Street, $2,500”

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October 25, 1882 - Real Estate Transaction
Caroline and George Salisbury to Elizbeth B. Towne, Van Anden Street, Auburn, New York

Details of this transaction can be found at familysearch.org
New York, Land Records, 1630-1975 Cayuga City deeds 1882-1883 vol...
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1882 Death of Child
Harriet E (Hattie) Salisbury died 1 February 1882, Auburn, New York, USA

1892 Auburn, Ward 2, E.D. 1, Cayuga, New York
George W Salsbury, m, 55, US Citizen, shipping clerk
David Salsbury, m, 92, US Citizen
Frank C. Powell, m, 28, US Citizen, shipping clerk
Caroline M. Salsbury, f, 49, US Citizen
Helen E Salsbury, f, 26, US Citizen, shoe fitter
1892 New York State Census
Added: 4/24/2011 6:02:34 PM - Beckie  Updated: 4/24/2011 6:02:49 PM - Beckie

1900
George is living at 1 1/ 2 Lewis St. Auburn, Cayuga, New York. He is living with his wife, Caroline (b. abt. 1841), and his daughter, Helen (b. abt. 1866). Year: 1900; Census Place: Auburn Ward 10, Cayuga, New York; Roll: T623 1012; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 20.
1900 U.S. Census
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1905 New York State Census
name: Caroline M Salisbury
residence: Auburn, Cayuga, New York
age: 62
estimated birth year: 1843
birthplace: United States
relationship to head of household: Wife
race: W
gender:
family number: 1
page number: 19
line number: 13
film number: 1435220
digital folder...Read MORE...


1910
George is living at 1 1/ 2 Lewis St., Auburn, Cayuga, New York at the age of 73, retired. Caroline is 66 (mother of 4 children). Helen E. is 44, a teacher.
1910 U.S. Census
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1911


“Mr. and Mrs. George W. Salisbury left this morning for Webster, Mass., for a few weeks’ visit with their daughter, Mrs. George W. Feige.”
The Auburn Citizen
Auburn, New York
Tuesday, May 9, 1911
Added: - Beckie  Updated: 6/4/2015 9:20:27 AM - Beckie

1914 - Married 52 Years - Mr. and Mrs. George W. Salisbury will observe anniversary tomorrow
Mr. and Mrs. George W. Salisbury, who reside at No. 1 ½ Lewis Street are congratulating themselves that if they live until tomorrow they have reached the fifty-second anniversary of their marriage. Although for the first three years of their married life they did not see each other and were thus...Read MORE...


1915
According to the Act of Apr 19, 1908, Caroline Salisbury, widow, pension $12/ month starting Oct 4, 1915, given Dec 16, 1915
The National Archives
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1915
Arthur E. Blauvelt, Notary Public, states that Caroline M. Salisbury presented him with a marriage certificate certifying that "George W. Salisbury of Aurora in the State of New York and Carrie E. Smith of Aurora in the State of New York were joined together in Holy Matrimony on the 20th day of...Read MORE...


1915
Letter from Notary Public stating that Caroline M. Salisbury, age 72, residence 1 1/ 2 Lewis St., Auburn, NY, widow of George W. Salisbury. Caroline's maiden name was Caroline Matilda Smith. "Friends and associates called her "Carrie"". Marriage certificate stated name as Carrie E. Smith. She...Read MORE...



27 Sept 1915
"In the matter of the claim for pension of Caroline Salisbury, residing at 1 1/ 2 Lewis Street, Auburn, County of Cayuga and State of New York, as widow of George W. Salisbury, lat of Compay K., 11th Regt. N.Y.I.Vols.

Personally came before me, a Notary Public within and for the County and State...Read MORE...


1915 Death of Spouse/Partner
George Washington Salisbury died 18 September 1915, Auburn, New York, USA

1915
NOTE: About 2 weeks after the death of her husband, George W. Salisbury
Aurora and Wells

“Mrs. George W. Salisbury of Auburn was in town Monday calling on friends. Mrs. Salisbury was born in this village and resided here until about 40 years ago when she with her husband and children moved to...Read MORE...


1916
Increase of pension $20/ month, widow reached age of 70
The National Archives
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1916
Letter from Caroline M. Salisbury, 1 1/ 2 Lewis St., Auburn, NY - requesting return of marriage certificate.
The National Archives
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1916
Statement by Caroline M. Salisbury in her handwriting. She is age 73, living at 69 School St., Webster, MA. She was born March 3, 1843 at Aurora, Cayuga, NY
The National Archives
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1917
Pension increase $25/ month from Oct 6, 1917 by Act of Congress
The National Archives
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1920
Caroline Salisbury is living at 283 School St. in Webster, MA at the age of 76. Living with her is her daughter, Helen, at the age of 53. They are living next to Caroline's daughter, Charlotte (Feige) and her husband, George.
1920 U.S. Census
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1920
Pension increase $30/ month 1 May 1920 by Act of Congress
The National Archives
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Webster, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1922
Name: Caroline M Salisbury
Residence Year: 1922
Street Address: 283 School
Residence Place: Webster; Dudley, Massachusetts
Publication Title: Webster, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1922
ancestry.com
Added: 4/10/2012 11:10:07 AM - Beckie  Updated: 4/10/2012 11:10:16 AM - Beckie

1926
Letter from daughter of Caroline M. Salisbury requesting status of increase of pension request. Caroline is "sick and needs the money very badly and is very anxious to receive the increase."
The National Archives
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1926
Letter signed by Frnak H. Foss, 30th Dist. MA, Congress of United States, House of Representatives, Washington DC requests status of increase of pension request made by Caroline M. Salisbury of 283 (formerly 59 1/ 2) School St., Webster, MA
The National Archives
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1926
Letter to Hon. Frank H. Foss, House of Representatives, Dec 7, 1926, states that Caroline M. Salisbury will be receiving a pension increase. The new pension will be $30/ month.
The National Archives
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1926
Pension increase $50/ month 3 July 1926
The National Archives
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1927
Bill from Lester E. Brew, Undertaker, 47 Clark St., Auburn, NY
The National Archives
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1927
Bill to S.S. Salisbury from Fort Hill Cemetery Association, Auburn, NY $16 for mother's burial
The National Archives
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1927
Dr. Myron F. Cutler
Physician Bill for Caroline M. Salisbury - $30.50
The National Archives
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1927
Funeral Expenses for Caroline M. Salisbury - $192
O. Floyd Nolf
Funeral Director and Embalmer
Funeral Parlor
420 Main St.
Webster, MA
The National Archives
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1927
Helen E. Salisbury, 283 School St., Webster, MA
Reimbursement for death expenses of Caroline M. Salisbury
Physician's bills - $30.50
Undertaker - $228.20
Cemetery - $13
Transportation - $12.48
Total: $284.18
The National Archives
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1927
Helen Elizabeth Salisbury, Application for Reimbursement

Helen, age 60, resident of Webster, MA requests reimbursement from accrued pension for expenses paid in the "last sickness and burial of Caroline M. Salisbury" who died Feb 15, 1927 in Webster, buried in Auburn, NY.

Insurance policy...Read MORE...


1927
Letter to Helen E. Salisbury, 283 School St., Webster, MA. -- Claim for reimbursement in case of Caroline M. Salisbury - certificate should be signed by S. S. Salisbury and returned.
The National Archives
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1927
S.S. Salisbury signed paper to let Helen E. Salisbury use accrued pension money to pay for funeral expense of Caroline M. Salisbury
The National Archives
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The Webster Times, Webster, Massachusetts
Wednesday, February 16, 1927

"Mrs. Salisbury Dies At Home On School St.

Mrs. Caroline M. (Smith) Salisbury, one of the oldest women residents of Webster, died last night at her home, 283 School street, aged 83 years 11 months and 13 days.

Mrs. Salisbury is survived by two daughters, Mrs. George W. Feige and Miss Helen E. Salisbury, both of Webster, and one son, S. S. Salisbury of Grand Rapids, Mich.

The funeral service will be held from the home Thursday afternoon at two o'clock, Rev. Chester A. Wheeler, pastor of the Congregational church, officiating.

It is requested that there be no flowers.

The body will be taken to Auburn, N.Y., for burial, in charge of undertaker O. Floyd Nolf."

Buried at:
Fort Hill Cemetery


Auburn, New York, USA

http://www.cayuganet.org/forthill/
She was buried on 2/18/1927 in Section Home, Lot 590
Caroline is buried next to George, but does not have a stone.

An interesting note: Harriet Tubman’s grave is in this cemetery, not very far from George W. Salisbury’s.

Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM

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