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HELP! Ancestor is complete! Grave has been located flag female ancestor  Sarah Elizabeth  SALISBURY

  (b. 9 December 1843 Ledyard, New York, USA   d. 8 November 1874 Ledyard, New York, USA )  

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Sarah Elizabeth SALISBURY was born 9 December 1843 in Ledyard, New York, USA

Sarah Elizabeth SALISBURY was the child of Lewis B SALISBURY   and   Sally Anne (Sarah) TOFFET and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Cummings (Benjamin) SALISBURY and Elizabeth MOSHER

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Sarah Elizabeth  married  Cornelius CHAFFEE 5 March 1860 in Ledyard, New York, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Cornelius CHAFFEE  was born 24 September 1839 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora).  Cornelius died 13 December 1863 in Republic, Seneca, Ohio, USA.  Cornelius was the child of Hiram CHAFFEE and Maria B WILKINSON.

Sarah Elizabeth SALISBURY died 8 November 1874 in Ledyard, New York, USA .

Found in Civil War Pension Index as a widow - application number 215602. It reads K. 49 Ohio Inf. Cornelius was the son of Hiram Chaffee and Maria B. Wilkinson.

Details of the family tree of Sarah appear below.

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Sarah Elizabeth SALISBURY


Sarah Elizabeth SALISBURY married Grave has been locatedUS Civil War Soldiers flag male ancestor Cornelius CHAFFEE-- Date: 5 March 1860 Place: Ledyard, New York, USA
Cornelius CHAFFEE was the child of Hiram CHAFFEE and Maria B WILKINSON

Married in the village of Aurora.

Children of Cornelius CHAFFEE and Sarah Elizabeth SALISBURY:

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Lewis Hiram CHAFFEE (b.16 April 1861, Ledyard, New York, USA   d. 22 April 1937, Tiffin, Ohio, USA)
m. Ella C SMITH 17 May 1882 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

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Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
The Inn, Aurora, N.Y. Hotel since 1826

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birth1843 Birth
9 December 1843
Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
1848 Aurora, NY
1850 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York
Lewis Salisbury 44 1805 Ledyard, Cayuga, NY Page: 248 Roll: M432_483 - Lewis is a boatman, b. NY

Sarah A Salisbury 20 Ledyard, Cayuga, NY, b. NY

Elizabeth Salisbury 6 1843 Ledyard, Cayuga, NY

Clementine Salisbury 1 1848 Ledyard, Cayuga, NY
1850 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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1855 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York
name: Sarah E Salisbury
event: Census
event date: 1855
event place: Ledyard, Cayuga, New York, United States
gender: Female
age: 10
relationship to head of household: Child
estimated birth year: 1845
family number: 334
line number: 21
film number: 1435218
digital folder number: 005207172
image number: 00690
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Lewis Salisbury M 40
wife Sally A Salisbury F 34
child Sarah E Salisbury F 10
child Clemmy Salisbury F 6

'New York, State Census, 1855,' index and images, FamilySearch ( pal:/ MM9.1.1/ K67R-R8F : accessed 09 Feb 2013), Sarah E Salisbury in entry for Lewis Salisbury, 1855.
1855 New York State Census
News1857 - March 6 – Dred Scott v. Sandford: The Supreme Court of the United States rules that Blacks are not citizens and slaves can not sue for freedom, driving the country further towards the American Civil War.
marriage1860 Marriage / Partner
Sarah Elizabeth SALISBURY and Cornelius CHAFFEE 5 March 1860, Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

She was 16 years old.
News1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away states
1861 Birth of Child
Lewis Hiram CHAFFEE was born 16 April 1861, Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

Sarah Elizabeth was 17 years old.
News1863 - January 1 - President Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves

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News1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
1863 Death of Spouse/Partner
Cornelius CHAFFEE died 13 December 1863, Republic, Seneca, Ohio, USA
1865 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York
Lewis Saulsbury, 61, m, b. Saratoga, married 1 time, now married, Cooper
Sarah Saulsbury, 43, f, b. Yates, mother of 3 children, married 1 time, now married
Sarah Chaffee, 21, f, child, b. Cayuga, mother of 1 child, married 1 time, widowed
Clemmie Saulsbury, 16, f, child, b. Cayuga, single
Lewis Chaffee, 4, m, grand child, b. Cayuga
Reuben Hilliard, 40, m. boarder, b. Cayuga, single, mechanic
David Perry, 27, m, boarder, b. Cayuga, single, clerk
1865 New York State Census
NewsApril 14, 1865 - President Abraham Lincoln was mortally wounded by John Wilkes Booth at in Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. He died the next day.
Ledyard, Cayuga, NY
Lewis Salisbury, cooper at age 66, b. NY, living in Ledyard, Cayuga, NY with wife, Sara, age 50?, b. NY, daughter, Sara, age 26, b. NY, son, Lewis, age 9, b. NY.
1870 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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News1870 - June 26 - Christmas becomes a Federal holiday in the United States. It was still illegal in some states.
Sarah Elizabeth SALISBURY - Grave - Thanks to Jeff247
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death1874 Death
8 November 1874
Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

She died at the age of 30.
'Cornelius Chafee (Hiram, Nathan, Thomas, Jonathan, Jonathan, Nathaniel, Thomas) was born in Aurora, N.Y., September 24, 1839, and died in Republic, O., December 13, 1863. He married in Aurora, March 5, 1860, Sarah E., daughter of Lewis Salisbury of that place. She died November 8, 1874, and was buried in Aurora. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church. Cornelius Chafee served as a Private in the Union Army during the Civil War. He was a carpenter, and had a dark complexion, and black eyes. At the time of his marriage he lived in Aurora.
Child: Lewis H. Chaffee, born April 16, 1861; married Ella C. Smith'
"The Chafee Genealogy", Chaffee, William H., 1909

Sarah is buried at: Oak Glen Cemetery

Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

Added: - Updated: 8/9/2015 9:32:45 AM
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