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Sylvanus Woodworth

Male 1797 - Bef 1850  (< 52 years)


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  • Name Sylvanus Woodworth 
    Born 2 Dec 1797  Dorchester, Grafton, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1850 
    Person ID I488  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2017 

    Father John Woodworth,   b. 31 Jan 1745/6, Lebanon, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1840, , Ashtabula, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Sarah Ingraham,   b. 28 Jun 1761, Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut Colony, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1837, , Ashtabula, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F251  Group Sheet

    Family Caroline Percival,   b. Abt 1805, Norwich, Windsor, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1824  , Ashtabula, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    Children 
     1. Electa Woodworth,   b. 06 Feb 1829, Williamsfield, Ashtabula, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Mar 1876, Alden, Hardin, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     2. Warren Woodworth,   b. Abt 1837, , , Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917  (Age ~ 80 years)
     3. Zenas Woodworth,   b. Abt 1831
     4. Cynthia Woodworth,   b. Abt 1825, , , Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Dorothy Woodworth
     6. Desinious Woodworth,   b. Abt 1822, , , Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F61  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Sylvanus Woodworth and Caroline Percival marriage
15 Jul 1824
    Sylvanus Woodworth and Caroline Percival marriage 15 Jul 1824
    "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch, Ashtabula > Marriage records 1812-1822 vol A > image 79 of 165; county courthouses, Ohio.
    p 152
    Sylvenus Woodworth and Caroline Percival of Wayne Ashtabula County Ohio
    Marriage solimnized on the 15th day of July A.D. 1824, by Titus Hayes a Justice of the Peace within & for the County of Ashtabula & State of Ohio
    Recorded September 28, 1824 by Almon Harsley for T. R. Harsley Clerk C.P.

  • Notes 
    • Unknown how, where, and when Sylvanus died.

      REF: For Woodworth genealogy info on Walter Woodworth see <http://members.aol.com/wildwudy/pubpage.htm>

      REF: Florence LaVernia Wood's notes on Percival Line
      Cousin of Diodate Woodworth

      REF: Census Data
      1820 Sylvanus Woodworth listed with 7 other Woodworths on the same page: Horatio, Albisence, Diodate, John, Amasa, Ebenezer, and Samuel
      1836 Wisconsin State Census Index lists a Samuel Woodworth in Iowa Co., Wisc. #WIS3a2060451
      1840 Federal Population Census lists a Samuel Woodworth in Iowa Co., Wisc. page 061 #WIS4a2871569
      1850 Federal Population Census lists a Israel Woodworth in Pulaski Twp, Iowa Co., Wisc. page 424 #WIS7a5915599

      Per Electa's obituary, Sylvanus and his family moved to DeWitt, Clinton, Iowa in the spring of 1845 and then moved to Fayette, LaFayette, Wisconsin in 1846. Is it possible that they lived with Rufus Percival, Caroline's brother, during that year? Rufus sold some land on Oct 25, 1845 in Clinton Co., Iowa.

    • Land Records
      Sylvanus purchased 25 acres in Wayne Twp from his parents, John and Sarah, in July 1827

      Wayne Twp, Ashtabula Co, OH Deed Index
      Lists Sylvanus Woodworth & wife sold 25 acres to Sally Mann wife of Ne'h on Jan 21, 1845.

  • Sources 
    1. [S135] The Woodworth Family of America, Volume I, Descendants of Walter Woodworth of 1630 Through Six Generations, Jeanette Woodworth Behan, 123.

    2. [S251] New Hampshire, Birth Records, New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, (New England Historical Genealogical Society) (Reliability: 3), 1 Nov 2017.
      Child name: Sylvanus Woodworth
      Birth date: Dec 2nd, 1797
      Birth place: Dorchester
      Sex: Male
      Father: John Woodworth
      Mother: Sarah Woodworth

    3. [S21] Ashtabula County, Ohio, marriage records, 1811 - 1865, Prepared by the Mary Stanley Chapter, D.A.R., Ashtabula, Ohio, (Name: Microfilm no. 317322, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah;), p 49.
      Sylvanus Woodworth and Caroline Percival, of Wayne, married July 15, 1824 by Titus Hayes, J. P.