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HELP! Grave has been located flag female ancestor  Urania  SMITH

  (b. 4 July 1788 Groton, Connecticut, USA   d. 26 October 1865 Ledyard, New York, USA )  

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Urania SMITH was born 4 July 1788 in Groton, Connecticut, USA

Urania SMITH was the child of Moses SMITH   and   Mabel SEYMOUR

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Urania  married  Eleazer BURNHAM 23 February 1843 in Ledyard, New York, USA .  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.

Urania SMITH died 26 October 1865 in Ledyard, New York, USA .
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Urania SMITH married Grave has been locatedflag photo of Eleazer BURNHAM  Eleazer BURNHAM-- Date: 23 February 1843 Place: Ledyard, New York, USA
Eleazer BURNHAM was the child of Asa W BURNHAM and Lucy HUNTINGTON

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birth1788 Birth
4 July 1788
Groton, Connecticut, USA

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Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
NewsFrom the 1840s through the 1880s, thousands trekked westward, carrying only a few belonging and supplies for the journey, and settling on the western frontier, forever changing the American West.
Invention 1843 - The Christmas card is invented (Sir Henry Cole and John Callcott Horsley, England)

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marriage1843 Marriage / Partner
Urania SMITH and Eleazer BURNHAM 23 February 1843, Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

She was 54 years old.

Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
1855 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York
name: Hrania Or Urania Burnum
event: Census
event date: 1855
event place: Ledyard, Cayuga, New York, United States
gender: Female
age: 65
relationship to head of household: Wife
estimated birth year: 1790
family number: 351
line number: 5
film number: 1435218
digital folder number: 005207172
image number: 00691
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Eleazer Burnum M 74
wife Hrania Or Urania Burnum F 65
servant William Carrick M 38
servant Louisa Beack F 20

'New York, State Census, 1855,' index and images, FamilySearch ( pal:/ MM9.1.1/ K67R-R61 : accessed 09 Feb 2013), Hrania Or Urania Burnum in entry for Eleazer Burnum, 1855.
1855 New York State Census
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1860 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York
Eleazar Burnham, age 79, is living in Ledyard, Cayuga, New York. He was born in VT. Living with him are: Urania, age 72, b. CT; Susan Rapp, age 50, domestic; James Sulett, age 33, servant. NOTE: They are living next to Sherman Smith and family.
1860 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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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.
1865 Ledyard, Cayuga, New York
Eleazar Burnham, 85, m, b. VT, married 2 times, now married
Urania Burnham, 76, f, wife, b. Connecticut, married 1 time, now married
Charles Jennings, , m, servant, b. England, single, Gardiner
1865 New York State Census
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Name: Uranice S. Smith Burnham
Gender: Female
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Death Date: 26 Oct 1865
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03213-9
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3098
Reference ID: Page 370

'Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934,' database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F7CQ-T35 : 9 February 2018), Uranice S. Smith Burnham, 26 Oct 1865; citing , reference Page 370; FHL microfilm 3,098. (Mormon Genealogy Records)
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Did You Know?America - Did you know? 1918-1920 - Worldwide influenza epidemic strikes; by 1920, nearly 20 million are dead. In U.S., 500,000 perish.
Did You Know?The name Connecticut originates from the Algonquian word 'Quinnehtukqut' (beside the long tidal river). (

Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1787 - Crown Colony of Connecticut
January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

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