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Lydia Salisbury

  (abt. 1780  - 1 APR 1846Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, USA )  

Lydia Salisbury was the child of Thomas Salisbury and Rebecca Bushee and the grandchild of
(paternal)  Ephraim Salisbury and Rosemond Seamans
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1 APR 1846
Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, USA

Marriage(s) and Child(ren)

marriage Lydia Salisbury married Elisha Thompson -- Place: 
Elisha Thompson was the son of Daniel Thompson and Mary Hoag

Added: 4/19/2010 5:40:05 PM  Updated: 4/19/2010 5:40:05 PM

Death-related Information

Buried at:

Salisbury Cemetery

The Salisbury Cemetery is located about three miles south of Saratoga Lake, at the east side of the intersection of Cold Springs, Joyce and Fitch Roads, in the Town of Stillwater, Saratoga County, New York.
Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, USA
Thompson, Elisha, d. Oct. 16, 1812, 38y.6m.26d.

Thompson, Lydia, wife of Elisha, d. Apr. 1, 1846, 66y.17d.

Added: 7/11/2008 12:00:00 AM

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