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HELP! Ancestor is complete! Grave has been located flag female ancestor  Sophia Adeline  BURNHAM

  (b. 15 April 1797 Shaftsbury, Vermont, USA   d. 6 January 1840 Ledyard, New York, USA )  
Age: 43

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Sophia Adeline BURNHAM was born 15 April 1797 in Shaftsbury, Vermont, USA. Sophia Adeline BURNHAM was the child of Asa W BURNHAM   and   Lucy HUNTINGTON and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Eleazer (Eleazar) BURNHAM and Mary NORMAN (maternal)  Nathan HUNTINGTON and Amie BROWN (BROWNE)

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

Sophia Adeline  married  Seneca WOOD abt. 1816 in Ledyard, New York, USA .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Seneca WOOD  was born abt. 1794 in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram).  Seneca died 12 March 1859 in Rochester, New York, USA.  Seneca was the child of Walter WOOD and Paulina MOSHER.

Sophia Adeline BURNHAM died 6 January 1840 in Ledyard, New York, USA .
Details of the family tree of Sophia appear below.
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Prior to 1685 - New England
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1775 - New England
1776 - 1791 - Vermont Republic (New Hampshire Grants)
March 4, 1791 - Vermont becomes 14th U.S. state

  • 1797 Birth
    15 April 1797
    Shaftsbury, Vermont, USA

  • Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
  • 1827 Birth of Child
    Sophia Adaline WOOD was born 27 March 1827, Auburn, New York, USA
  • Obituary
    Obituary source: New-Bedford Mercury, 1840/ 02/ 21


    At Aurora, New York, on Monday evening, January 6, Sophia A., daughter of Maj. Asa Burnham and wife of Seneca Wood. Esq, in the 43d year of her age.
    Our sorrows occasioned by the disease of this estimable lady are mitigated by the consideration of the joys of which she is now a partaker. We feel that the link, which has been broken off from the chain that binds us to this world,...Read MORE...

  • 1840 Death
    6 January 1840
    Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

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Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 8/9/2019 1:52:08 PM

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