name: Tobias Salisbury rank: [BLANK] company: F regiment: 13 state: New York arm of service: Heavy Artillery date of filing: state/ arm of service: company/ regiment: publication title: Organization Index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served Between 1861 and 1900 nara publication number: T289 publisher: National Archives and Records Administration collection title: Civil War Pensions
Enlisted in Civil War at Milton, Saratoga, New York Possible brother also enlisted on same day Horace Salisbury, enl. Dec. 28, 1863, 13th H. Art., Co. F. Tobias Salisbury, enl. Dec. 28, 1863, 13th H. Art., Co. F.
HISTORY OF SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK. by NATHANIEL BARTLETT SYLVESTER 1878
1814 - Napoleon abdicates and is exiled to St. Elba according to the terms of the Treaty of Fontainebleau. Representatives from Austria, Russia, Prussia, Britain, and France meet at the Congress of Vienna to discuss future of Europe.
1815 - The War of 1812 ends with the Treaty of Ghent. Napoleon escapes Elba in an attempt to reestablish his power. Coalition forces defeat him at the battle of Waterloo.
1815 - September 23 - One of the greatest hurricanes to strike New England made landfall at Long Island and crossed Massachusetts and New Hampshire. It was the worst tempest in nearly two hundred years. WeatherForYou.com -
1816 - Year without a summer The year 1816 has been aptly characterized as the year without a summer. Several of the preceding summers were so cold as to suggest a possible future famine. This tendency to frigidity reached its...Read MORE...
1822 - (Ballston Spa) - In 1822 the officers of the first Fire Engine Company, No. 1, were appointed by the board: Andrew Watrous, captain; Rowland A. Wright, assistant captain; Stephen B. Noble, secretary; Lyman S. Ballard, steward. HISTORY OF SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK. by NATHANIEL BARTLETT SYLVESTER 1878 www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~nysarato/ Sylvester/ chap30.html -
1873 - The Panic of 1837 The Panic of 1837 was a financial crisis in the United States that touched off a major recession that lasted until the mid-1840s. Profits, prices and wages went down while unemployment went up....Read MORE...
1838 - "The Ballston Spa Bank," the first banking institution in town, was organized in 1838, and commenced business May 15, 1839. HISTORY OF SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK. by NATHANIEL BARTLETT SYLVESTER 1878 www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~nysarato/ Sylvester/ chap30.html -
1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.
1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail The Oregon Trail was a wagon road stretching 2170 miles from Missouri to Oregon's Willamette Valley. It was not a road in any modern sense, only parallel ruts leading across endless prairie,...Read MORE...
1849 - Railroad Accident The Rail Road train for Whitehall ran off the track this morning at a place called Tallmadge's Road, six miles South of Ballston. The train was under full headway. The locomotive ran some six rods up ...Read MORE...
1850 - (Ballston Spa) - Beach & Chapman also built about the year 1850 a woolen-mill, known as the Glen woolen-mill property HISTORY OF SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK. by NATHANIEL BARTLETT SYLVESTER 1878 www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~nysarato/ Sylvester/ chap30.html -
1850 Milton, Saratoga, New York name: Tobias Salsbury residence: Milton, Saratoga, New York age: 35 years calculated birth year: 1815 birthplace: New York gender: Male race (original): race (expanded): death month: death year: film number: 444309 digital gs number: 4203146 image number: 00341 line...Read MORE...
1855 Milton, Saratoga, New York name: Tobias Salsbury event: Census event date: 1855 event place: E.D. 2, Milton, Saratoga, New York, United States gender: Male age: 41 relationship to head of household: Head estimated birth year: 1814 family number: 3 line number: 7 page: film number: 559002 digital...Read MORE...
1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).
1868 - A "brilliant and lovely" young married woman in New York, aged twenty-five, now sports her fourth husband, having sough relief through the divorce courts from conjugal unpleasantnesses three times since her first marriage, in 1860.
St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - April 18, 1868
1868 - The Glen Paper Collar Co., of Ballston Spa, was established in 1868; commencing business in April of that year. HISTORY OF SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK. by NATHANIEL BARTLETT SYLVESTER 1878 www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~nysarato/ Sylvester/ chap30.html -
1869 Death of Spouse/Partner Amanda D. Curtis died 26 January 1869, Ballston Spa, New York, USA (Ballston) (Milton)
1869 - Thrown From Carriage John W. Duncan, of Ballston Spa, N. Y., has recovered $5,000 from the New York Central Railroad Company for throwing him from his carriage, in Rochester, three years ago. St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 13, 1869
1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park. March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis & Clark Expedition) is established as the world's first national park.
rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~wygenweb/ timeline.htm - March 1, 1872
1875 Milton, Saratoga, New York Name: Tobias Salsbury Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1875 Event Place: Milton, Saratoga, New York, United States Gender: Male Age: 56 Relationship to Head of Household: Father Birth Year (Estimated): 1819 Family Number: 18 Page: 3 Line Number: 2 GS Film...Read MORE...
1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875 United States federal law enacted during the Reconstruction Era that guaranteed African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and prohibited exclusion from jury...Read MORE...
1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn: 300 men of the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer are wiped out by 5,000 Lakota, Cheyenne and Arapaho led by Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse. www.wikipedia.org - June 25, 1876
1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.
1884 - August 10 – A severe earthquake, magnitude 5.5, (intensity VII) occurs off the northeast Atlantic coast of the United States. The area affected extends from central Virginia to southern Maine, and west as far as Cleveland.
Death 27 July 1888 Ballston Spa, New York, USA (Ballston) (Milton)
Died in Milton, Saratoga, New York
West Milton Cemetery, Milton, Saratoga, New York
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