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George Washington SALISBURY was born 11 July 1836 in Ledyard, New York, USA . George Washington SALISBURY was the child of David SALISBURY and Maria WOOD and the grandchild of: (paternal) Cummings (Benjamin) SALISBURY and Elizabeth MOSHER
George Washington was a soldier in the U.S. Civil War.
Marriage(s) and Child(ren):
He married Caroline Matilda (Carrie) SMITH 20 August 1862 in Auburn, New York, USA . The couple had (at least) 4 children. Caroline Matilda (Carrie) SMITH was born 3 March 1843 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora). She died 15 February 1927 in Webster, Massachusetts, USA. She was the daughter of Sherman SMITH and Charlotte Maria BURNHAM.
George Washington SALISBURY died 18 September 1915 in Auburn, New York, USA.
According to Civil War Pension application found at National Archives (Cert. 801352), George W. Salisbury was 6' 1", light complexion, brown eyes, brown hair. His occupation was clerk in a store.
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- 1836 Birth
11 July 1836
Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
- 1850 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York
David Salisbury is age of 50 living in Ledyard, Cayuga, New York. He is a cooper, b. NY. He is living with his wife, Maria, age 48, b. abt 1801 in Mass. Their son, George lives with them. He is 14 years old, b. NY. Harriet is 23, b. NY. William H. is 30. He is a sailor, b. NY in 1819. Also living with them are: Elias Manchester, age 55, grain dealer, b. NY; Cyrina Manchester, age 52, b. NY, listed as insane. Related?
David Salisbury 50 1799 ...Read MORE...
1850 U.S. Census
- LEDYARD, CAYUGA, NY -- 1850 - 1870
Morgan's Store, Aurora, NY. George W. Salisbury was a clerk there before the Civil War
George W. Salisbury and George S. Bentley
Thanks to Jared Day
American Hotel in Auburn, NY where George W. Salisbury and Caroline Smith were married -- believed to have been a stop on the Underground Railroad -- Source: Unknown
- 1862 Marriage / Partner
George Washington SALISBURY and Caroline Matilda (Carrie) SMITH 20 August 1862, Auburn, New York, USA
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Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 2/14/2020 2:09:55 PM
About George - Family History / Genealogy Charts
A fun weekend college searching with my son ended up with some unexpected finds. We brought both grandmothers along on a weekend trip. The purpose was to explore several colleges that my son was interested in attending. The journey had several stops: Pittsfield, Massachusetts; Troy, New York; Auburn, New York; Aurora (Ledyard), New York; Union Springs, New York; and Rochester, New York. Genealogy ...Read MORE...
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