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HELP! Ancestor is complete! Grave has been located US Civil War Soldiers flag male ancestor  David  SALISBURY

  (b. 17 January 1799 Ballston Spa, New York, USA   d. 16 October 1892 Auburn, New York, USA )  

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David SALISBURY was born 17 January 1799 in Ballston Spa, New York, USA . David SALISBURY was the child of Cummings (Benjamin) SALISBURY   and   Elizabeth MOSHER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Unknown SALISBURY and UNKNOWN (maternal)  David MOSHER and Mary MOSHER

David was a soldier in the U.S. Civil War.

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

David  married  Maria WOOD 10 November 1819 .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Maria WOOD  was born 9 June 1800 in Massachusetts, USA.  Maria died 4 April 1874 in Auburn, New York, USA. 

David SALISBURY died 16 October 1892 in Auburn, New York, USA.

Occupation: cooper

According to Army of the United States Certificate of Disability Discharge found at National Archives (Cert. 134373), David Salisbury was 5' 5", light complexion, blue eyes, black hair. His occupation was a cooper.

Details of the family tree of David appear below.
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  • 1799 Birth
    17 January 1799
    Ballston Spa, New York, USA (Ballston) (Milton)
  • 1819 Marriage / Partner
    David SALISBURY and Maria WOOD 10 November 1819,
  • 1820
    David Salisbury is living in Milton, Saratoga County, NY. Not positive that this is the right David Salisbury. In his household are: 1 male under 10 (John?), 1 male age 16-26 (David), 1 female age 16-26 (Maria).
    1820 U.S. Census
    1824 Deed

  • Auburn, New York, USA
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    1824 Deed (continued) 10 June 1824 David and Lewis Salisbury bought property in Greenfield from Samuel M. Plumb, and his wife, Lois. Purchase price: $444 Parcel of land in Greenfield, located next to George Benton's property New York, Land Records, 1630-1975 Saratoga Grantee index 1791-1899 vol 1-2, S-T Grantee, Grantor, Book, Page David & Lewis Salisbury, Samuel M. Plumb, et al. N, 221 New York, Land Records, 1630-1975 Saratoga Deeds 1825-1826 vol M-N Image 419 of 592
    1828 Sale of Property

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