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HELP! Grave has been located flag male ancestor  Elisha  THOMPSON

  (b. 20 March 1774 Clinton, Dutchess, Crown Colony of New York   d. 16 October 1812 Stillwater, New York, USA )  

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Elisha THOMPSON was born 20 March 1774 in Clinton, Dutchess, Crown Colony of New York. Elisha THOMPSON was the child of Daniel THOMPSON   and   Mary HOAG and the grandchild of: (paternal)  David THOMPSON and Susannah DARLING (maternal)  Jonathan HOAG and Elizabeth DOW

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Elisha  married  Lydia SALISBURY .  Lydia SALISBURY  was born abt. 1780 in New York, USA.  Lydia died 1 April 1846 in Stillwater, New York, USA.  Lydia was the child of Thomas SALISBURY and Rebecca BUSHEE.

Elisha THOMPSON died 16 October 1812 in Stillwater, New York, USA.

Grandson of: David Thompson and Susannah Darling

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Elisha THOMPSON married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Lydia SALISBURY-- Place: , New York, USA
Lydia SALISBURY was the child of Thomas SALISBURY and Rebecca BUSHEE

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birth1774 Birth
20 March 1774
Clinton, Dutchess, New York, USA

Stillwater, New York, USA
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Abstracts of Wills, Administrations and Guardianships in NY State, 1787 - 1835., (Online db:, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2006), (From material originally compiled by William A. D. Eardeley, now held by the Brooklyn Historical Society.)

Dated 1812
County of Record Saratoga
Page 393

'Elisha Thompson of Stillwater, Saratoga Co. N.Y. -- To my wife, Lydia Thompson ase of all my estate n & h during time she remain my widow & at her death or marriage: to my sd wife Lydia Thompson my furniture & exeft - to Martha Morris, Jonathan Thompson, David Thompson, Josiah Thompson, Nathan Thompson, Caleb Thompson, Abraham Thompson & Palley Ostrander -- to Maria Wood, wh age 18 yrs -- afft Lydia Thompson my wife exis & Hial Morris & Richard Denton Exrs - h & s at Stillwater 8 Oct 1812 sg Elisha Thompson LS Wita Roswell ...Read MORE...

death1812 Death
16 October 1812
Stillwater, New York, USA

Elisha is 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, New York, USA

Thompson, Elisha, d. Oct. 16, 1812, 38y.6m.26d.

Thompson, Lydia, wife of Elisha, d. Apr. 1, 1846, 66y.17d.
Added: 4/19/2010 3:36:49 PM - Updated: 5/25/2015 9:11:19 AM
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