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HELP! Grave has been located flag photo of Caroline Matilda WOOD   Caroline Matilda  WOOD

  (b. 3 July 1789 Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 27 June 1832 Ledyard, New York, USA )  

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Caroline Matilda WOOD was born 3 July 1789 in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA

Caroline Matilda WOOD was the child of Walter WOOD   and   Paulina MOSHER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Isaac WOOD and Ruth BARKER (maternal)  Joseph MOSHER and Maribah ALLEN

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Caroline Matilda  married  Eleazer BURNHAM abt. 1807 in Cayuga County, New York, USA .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Eleazer BURNHAM  was born 15 July 1780 in Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck).  Eleazer died 3 May 1867 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora).  Eleazer was the child of Asa W BURNHAM and Lucy HUNTINGTON.

Caroline Matilda WOOD died 27 June 1832 in Ledyard, New York, USA .

People mentioned in the will of Judge Walter Wood dated 25 March 1828 -- "Walter Wood of Montville in Town of Sempronius, Co. Cayuga, N.Y. and late first judge of said county" -- wife Paulina Wood, daughters: Charlotte, Eunice Tallman (eldest daughter) wife of Matthew Tallman, "Matilda Burnham, wife of Eleazar Burnham, my second dau" , "Lucy Williams, my third daughter, wife of John E. Williams"
sons: Thomas, William, Joseph (6th son), Ledra, Seneca (eldest), Isaac, sister: Rebecca Allen

Others mentioned: "Walter W. Allen eldest son of my sister Rebecca Allen", "Asa N. Burnham of Union Springs while a student at law in my office", Charles H. Tallman eldest child of eldest daughter Eunice, Eleazar Burnham, Esquire of Aurora; Sophia the present wife of son, Seneca; Allen Mosher, James Wood, Eleazer Burnham, Seneca Wood, Isaac Wood

Witnesses Edwin B. Morgan, George W. Wood


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1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
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1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

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Caroline Matilda WOOD married Grave has been locatedflag photo of Eleazer BURNHAM  Eleazer BURNHAM-- Date: abt. 1807 Place: Cayuga County, New York, USA
Eleazer BURNHAM was the child of Asa W BURNHAM and Lucy HUNTINGTON




Children of Eleazer BURNHAM and Caroline Matilda WOOD:

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Isaac W BURNHAM (b.29 May 1812, Cayuga County, New York, USA  d. 24 October 1832, Ledyard, New York, USA )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor James N BURNHAM (b.11 February 1817, Cayuga County, New York, USA  d. 29 January 1840, Ledyard, New York, USA )
m. Mary CULYER 


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birth1789 Birth
3 July 1789
Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)

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Isaac W BURNHAM was born 29 May 1812, Cayuga County, New York, USA
1817 Birth of Child
James N BURNHAM was born 11 February 1817, Cayuga County, New York, USA

Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
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Caroline Matilda WOOD - 1830 Ezra Ames portrait  From The Henry Luce III Center for the Study of American Culture:  Mrs. Eleazer Burnham (ca. 1785-1832) 1830  sitter:
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1830 Ezra Ames portrait

From The Henry Luce III Center for the Study of American Culture:

"Mrs. Eleazer Burnham (ca. 1785-1832)
1830

sitter: Mrs. Eleazer Burnham
ca. 1785 - 1832
Artist/ Maker: Ezra Ames
1768 - 1836
Overall: 29 7/ 8 x 23 7/ 8 in. ( 75.9 x 60.6 cm )
Oil on canvas
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Inventory Number: 1955.32
Classification: PAINTINGS-Portraits
Curatorial Remarks:
Caroline Matilda Wood was the daughter of the Hon. Walter Wood, first judge of Cayuga Country, New York, and Paulina Wood. Her family moved to Aurora, New York, in 1795, from White Creek, Washington County. She married Eleazer Burnham, her father's law partner in Aurora, in 1807."
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death1832 Death
27 June 1832
Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
Caroline Matilda WOOD - Gravestone of Matilda Wood Burnham - Oak Glen Cemetery, Aurora, New York
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Gravestone of Matilda Wood Burnham - Oak Glen Cemetery, Aurora, New York
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