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HELP! Grave has been located flag male ancestor  Seneca  WOOD

  (b. abt. 1794 Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 12 March 1859 Rochester, New York, USA )  

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Seneca WOOD was born abt. 1794 in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA . Seneca 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

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

Seneca  married  Sophia Adeline BURNHAM abt. 1816 in Ledyard, New York, USA .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Sophia Adeline BURNHAM  was born 15 April 1797 in Shaftsbury, Vermont, USA.  Sophia Adeline died 6 January 1840 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora).  Sophia Adeline was the child of Asa W BURNHAM and Lucy HUNTINGTON.

Seneca WOOD died 12 March 1859 in Rochester, New York, USA.
Details of the family tree of Seneca appear below.
Did You Know?America - Did you know? Every second, Americans collectively eat 100 pounds of chocolate.
Did You Know?The name 'Massachusetts' originates with native Americans in the Massachusetts Bay area (from the language of the Algonquian nation). The name translates roughly as 'at or about the great hill.' (

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

    “Village of Constant Dawn”

    'When Walter Wood left Aurora for Montville, his son-in-law Eleazer Burnham became Postmaster. Burnham (1780-1867) was also Surrogate of Cayuga County, Collector of U. S. Internal Revenue, Member of the New York Assembly, and Presidential Elector in 1824 and 1856. In 1822 Postmaster Burnham was succeeded by Seneca Wood, who held office until 1828. For the first thirty-three years, therefore, the three Aurora Postmasters Were Walter Wood, his...Read MORE...
  • 1827 Birth of Child
    Sophia Adaline WOOD was born 27 March 1827, Auburn, New York, USA
  • 1840 Death of Spouse/Partner
    Sophia Adeline BURNHAM died 6 January 1840, Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)
  • 1859 Death
    12 March 1859
    Rochester, New York, USA

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