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HELP! Grave has been located flag male ancestor  Walter  WOOD

  (b. 17 August 1765 Crown Colony of New York   d. 8 September 1827 Moravia, New York, USA )  

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Walter WOOD was born 17 August 1765 in Crown Colony of New York. Walter WOOD was the child of Isaac WOOD   and   Ruth BARKER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Jedediah WOOD and Keziah SIMMONS (SUMERS) (maternal)  James BARKER and Elizabeth TUCKER

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

Walter  married  Paulina MOSHER 10 June 1787 .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Paulina MOSHER  was born 11 May 1763 in Uxbridge, Massachusetts, USA (North Uxbridge).  Paulina died 26 June 1840 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora).  Paulina was the child of Joseph MOSHER and Maribah ALLEN.

Walter WOOD died 8 September 1827 in Moravia, New York, USA .

From The New Century Atlas Of Cayuga County, New York - 1904 - Page 121
"GLENHEIM, the home of Dr. Albert Leffingwell, embraces nearly twenty acres, extending from the main street in the village of Aurora, nearly half a mile to the top of the hill. The residence, considerably improved by the presdent owner, is of brick and stone, and its broad piazzas, shaded by chestnut trees, overlooks Cayuga Lake. The house was built in 1827 by Hon. Eleazer Burnham, a distinguished early resident of Cayuga County, who was twice chosen as a Presidential elector; it was occupied by him for forty years, passing by his death to his nephew, James Burnham Smith, and becoming the residence of Dr. Leffingwell in May, 1896. Nearby is a small building, which a century ago was the law office of Judge Walter Wood, and here Millard Fillmore, afterward President of the United States, first began the study of law. On the same premises, and on the north, is one of the oldest houses of the village. It was the birthplace of Hon. Edwin B. Morgan in 1806, and the upper floor served for several years previous to 1816 as the Masonic Lodge."

People mentioned in the will of Judge Walter Wood dated 25 March 1828 -- "Walter Wood of Montville in Town of Sempronius, Co. Cayuga, N.Y. and late first judge of said county" -- wife Paulina Wood, daughters: Charlotte, Eunice Tallman (eldest daughter) wife of Matthew Tallman, "Matilda Burnham, wife of Eleazar Burnham, my second dau" , "Lucy Williams, my third daughter, wife of John E. Williams"
sons: Thomas, William, Joseph (6th son), Ledra, Seneca (eldest), Isaac, sister: Rebecca Allen



Others mentioned: "Walter W. Allen eldest son of my sister Rebecca Allen", "Asa N. Burnham of Union Springs while a student at law in my office", Charles H. Tallman eldest child of eldest daughter Eunice, Eleazar Burnham, Esquire of Aurora; Sophia the present wife of son, Seneca; Allen Mosher, James Wood, Eleazer Burnham, Seneca Wood, Isaac Wood


Witnesses Edwin B. Morgan, George W. Wood


Details of the family tree of Walter appear below.
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The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996
Did You Know?New York was named after the English Duke of York and Albany (and the brother of England's King Charles II) in 1664 when the region called New Amsterdam was taken from the Dutch. (statesymbolsusa.org)

Prior to 1664 - New Amsterdam
1664 - 1687 - New York Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1788 - Crown Colony of New York
July 26, 1788 - Virginia becomes 11th U.S. state

  • 1765 Birth
    17 August 1765
    , New York, USA
  • 1787 Marriage / Partner
    Walter WOOD and Paulina MOSHER 10 June 1787,
  • 1788 Birth of Child
    Eunice WOOD was born 17 March 1788, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
  • 1789 Birth of Child
    Caroline Matilda WOOD was born 3 July 1789, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
  • 1791 Birth of Child
    Isaac C WOOD was born 21 December 1791, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
  • 1797 Birth of Child
    Lucy M WOOD was born 22 September 1797, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
  • 1798 Birth of Child
    Thomas WOOD was born 6 October 1798, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
  • 1801 Birth of Child
    Leddra WOOD was born 14 February 1801, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)


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Walter WOOD married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Paulina MOSHER-- Date: 10 June 1787 Place: 
Paulina MOSHER was the child of Joseph MOSHER and Maribah ALLEN




Children of Walter WOOD and Paulina MOSHER:

Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Eunice WOOD (b.17 March 1788, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 16 September 1851, Ledyard, New York, USA )
m. Matthew TALLMAN 

Grave has been locatedflag photo of ancestor  Caroline Matilda WOOD (b.3 July 1789, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 27 June 1832, Ledyard, New York, USA )
m. Eleazer BURNHAM 1807 in Cayuga County, New York, USA

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Isaac C WOOD (b.21 December 1791, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 13 April 1850, Ledyard, New York, USA )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Seneca WOOD (b.abt. 1794, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 12 March 1859, Rochester, New York, USA)
m. Sophia Adeline BURNHAM 1816 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)

Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Lucy M WOOD (b.22 September 1797, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 12 May 1878, Ledyard, New York, USA )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Thomas WOOD (b.6 October 1798, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 20 February 1839, Ledyard, New York, USA )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor William B WOOD (b.abt. 1800, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 23 February 1863, Ledyard, New York, USA )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Leddra WOOD (b.14 February 1801, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 5 February 1848, Ledyard, New York, USA )
m. Caroline SEELEY 1827

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Joseph Mosher WOOD (b.10 July 1803, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 28 August 1841, Ledyard, New York, USA )

Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Charlotte Fidelia WOOD (b.27 March 1806, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA   d. 18 December 1879, Ledyard, New York, USA )
m. Edwin Barber MORGAN 27 September 1829 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)



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1765 Birth
17 August 1765
, New York, USA
1787 Marriage / Partner
Walter WOOD and Paulina MOSHER 10 June 1787,
1788 Birth of Child
Eunice WOOD was born 17 March 1788, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
1789 Birth of Child
Caroline Matilda WOOD was born 3 July 1789, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
1791 Birth of Child
Isaac C WOOD was born 21 December 1791, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
1797 Birth of Child
Lucy M WOOD was born 22 September 1797, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
1798 Birth of Child
Thomas WOOD was born 6 October 1798, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
1801 Birth of Child
Leddra WOOD was born 14 February 1801, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
1803 Birth of Child
Joseph Mosher WOOD was born 10 July 1803, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
1806 Birth of Child
Charlotte Fidelia WOOD was born 27 March 1806, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) (Padanaram)
Walter WOOD
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Grave
Oak Glen Cemetery
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1827 Death
8 September 1827
Moravia, New York, USA (Montville)
Walter WOOD
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Walter Wood Estate Sale
Date: December 07, 1831
Location: New York
Paper: Cayuga Patriot
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1975 - Legends in the dust Fillmore and Judge Wood By SHEILA TUCKER
1812 home in Montville

Judge Walter Wood home in Montville built in 1812, now owned by Mr. and Mrs. James P. Ventura. Millard Fillmore studied law with Wood from 1819 to 1821.


Legends in the dust Fillmore and Judge Wood
By SHEILA TUCKER

Millard Fillmore, a wool and cloth carder apprentice and self-educated son of a hardtimes farmer in 1819 moved with his father from his boyhood home in New Hope to Montville. Montville with its...Read MORE...



The Citizen
Auburn, New York
Sunday, August 24, 1975
Montville
...No date is given this clipping found among Floyd M. Reynolds papers. 'An interesting advertisement has come to light regarding the little settlement of Montville, just north of Moravia on Rt. 38A.

The settlement is very old, was noted for its variety of manufacturers due to nearby waterpower along Goodrich or Montville creek.

Judge Walter Wood, noted Quaker lawyer, moved to Montville from Aurora in 1811. In 1812, he built the large...Read MORE...



Republican Register
Moravia, New York
March 10, 1976
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