Danforth Genealogy; Nicholas Danforth, of Framlingham, England, and Cambridge, N. E. [1589-1638] and William Danforth, of Newbury, Mass. [1640-1721] and Their Descendants

Danforth Genealogy; Nicholas Danforth, of Framlingham, England, and Cambridge, N. E. [1589-1638] and William Danforth, of Newbury, Mass. [1640-1721] and Their Descendants

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...of Salina at that place. His daughter was the first white child born in the valley. He and his wife have left the reputation of being a remarkably fine looking couple. They afterward resided in Onondaga Hollow. He died there; his wife survived him 24 years and died in Syracuse in 1842, at the age of 75. Children: i. Amanda,8 b. 14 Oct., 1789; d. 1 Nov., 1831; m. in 1810, Col. Elijah Phillips, of Manlius, N. Y., b. in 1782, d. 14 May, 1845. Children of Elijah and Amanda (Danforth) Phillips: 1. Nikon Danforth Phillips, b. in 1811, d. 1845, m. Har riet Spencer, of Albany, N. Y. 2. Lucia M. Phillips, b. 28 July, 1817, m. in 1835, Peter Outwater, b. about 1809, "d. 8 June, 1861. Their eldest dau. Mary Amanda Outwater, b. 10 Feb. 1836, d. 8 June, 1887, became 27 Sept., 1857, the wife of Andrew Dickson White, b. 7 Nov., 1832, since president of Cornell University, U. S. minister to Germany, etc. Their children are thus descendants of Nicholas Danforth through a distinguished line. Children: (i) Clara Dickson White, b. 11 July, 1858; m. 8 June, 1882, Spencer B. Newberry, (ii) Frederick Davies White, b. 17 Dec, 1859. (iii) Ruth Mary White, b, 13 Oct, 1866. (iv) Andrew Danforth White, b. 21 April, 1874; d. in Nov., 1877. Of Mrs. White, a loving hand writes: "She was born at Syracuse, New York, on the 10th of Feb., 1836. From her father she inherited the quiet, steady qualities of the emigrants of Holland, who made their homes along the Hudson River; the quickness and precision and love of books which he had developed in college and in the profession of the law she also inherited. From her mother came evenness of temper and loveliness of spirit. Her mother's father, Colonel Phillips, was well known as one of the most energetic men of...show more

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  • Paperback | 188 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 345g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123683884X
  • 9781236838841