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Soldiers of War of 1812 buried in Michigan
from Cayuga and Tompkins County, New York

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* indicates signed with X proved = probated daus: = daughters
d/o = daughter of s/o = son of w/o = wife of grandchildren wd/o = widow of wit: = witnesses
ex: = executor(s) ch/o = child(ren) of * = ERRATA
hus: = husband d.s.p. = died without issue (sic) = as written
t.s = tombstone ibid = same as above g = guardian
c = counsel unm = unmarried (c) = calculated

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BEARDSLEY, Ransom 1794 - 1850 wf. Sally (nee SMILEY) d. 24 Jan 1850 

St.Joseph Co., Mi. buried Mottville Cemetery (ed.note: one son Smiley

See father Ichabod's will.  This is the county where a Catharine OSMUN

was at 80yrs was living with Ann GUTHRIE and her son William 1850 census)

This record is off -- Mortality Rate death date. bible birthdate

BELL, James from Sempronius d. 29 September 1863 wf. Mary d. 5 October 

1839 buried in Webster Cemetery, Washtenaw County, Michigan

BRISTOL, Anson s/o Job 1778 - 1855 buried Bristol Road Cemetery, Flint,  

Genesee County,Mi. lst wife: Deborah SIMMON of Aurelius 1783 - 1880. 

Children: Horace, Henry, Harrison, Hiram, Hannah, Emmeline, Jerusha 

and Mary BRISTOL. 

BUCK, James 1791 - 1877 wife Lovina of Markville, buried Barry County,

Michigan Maple Grove Cemetery

COLE, Reuben 1791 - 1858 buried Lapeer County, Michigan 

CORTWRIGHT, Martin 1791 - 1860 buried Banker Cemetery Hillsdale Co. Mi.

Married 1st: Miss BRAN, 2nd: Sally BIGELOW 1802 - 1879. Dau. Ann & 2 sons.

CUMMINGS, Thomas born Mass. to Tompkins County, New York to Michigan 

died Eaton County, Michigan nfr.

CUNNINGHAM, Joel 1794 - 1883 wife: Calinda HOPKINS born Seneca Co. N.Y. 

1801 - 1891 buried Hillsdale County, Mi. s/o Layton of Hoosie, N.Y.

DELAND, William R. 1795-1879 wife Mary G. KEITH 1802-1878 bur. 

Evergreen Cem. Jackson Co. Mi. 6 children came 1827.

ENGLE, Joseph died 1856, age 78 yrs. buried Cayuga County, New York 

applied 26 September 1857 Calhoun County, Michigan age 75 yrs.

FULLER, Benjamin 1770 - 1841 wife Rebecca (___) 1778 - 1841/51 buried

Southfield Centil Cemetery, Livingston County, Michigan
Rebeckah Clark, his wife
July 16, 1778-Aug. 14, 1851
Southfield Cemetery, Southfield, Michigan, from headstone

GOODRICH, Elizur Sr. died 1850 70yrs 3mo 14da 2nd wife Mrs. Lucy FISH, 

6 sons.  Buried Auburn Heights Cemetery, Oakland County, Michigan 

GREEN, Samuel d ca 1844 age 56yrs born New Jersey (History says Green 


wife Elizabeth died ca 1864 11 children; 1 stayed in New Jersey., 2 born

Michigan (History says he went to Canada from New Jersey to Tompkins Co.

New York, married Elizabeth, called Betsey, OSMUN came to Michigan 1837. 

see his intestate papers.  Burial thought to be Lakeview Cemetery on old 

Dixie Highway. see John OSMUN families)

HEATH, Major James s/o Daniel, a Revolutionary War Soldier, born Charlotte

Precinct, Albany County, New York 1794 - 1864 wife Susanna WHITE 1794 - 

1858 buried own farm, 10 children: George B., Horace, John M., Amanda, 

Daniel, Orra L., Franklin, Martin, Susanna and Douglas.

HEDDON, Aaron d. 1857 76yrs s/o Aaron and Martha (LAMSON) HEDDON; left 

l son Josiah listed d 1898 at Aurelius s/o Aaron and Mary (DEVOE) HEDDON.  

Ingham County, Michigan. 

HILL, George 1787 - 1857 (after?) Gratiot County, Michigan

JOHNSON, Samuel died 8 June 1872 77yrs 3mo 18da. wife died after 1872.  

He is buried in Lowell Township, Kent County, Michigan.       

LIVERMORE, James d. 1864 75 yrs 4mo 11da, native of Mass. wife Susan 

WATSON, 1788 - 1872.  Children: Julia m. J. D. REEVA, John J. b. 1822, 

Emma m. John RICHMOND.  Lived Putnam, Unadilla Township, Livingston 

County, Michigan   

PARKS, Capt. Robert died 1864 88yrs 4mo 0da.  wife Polly died 20 June 

1844.  Married 2nd: Elizabeth d. 1852, age 68yrs.  Buried Troy Twp, 

Oakland Co. Mi.

REED, William K. s/o Benjamin and Betsey REED 1794 - 26 March 1867 

73yrs 9mo 24 da.  lived Vernon Twp, Shiawassee Co. Mi. (born in Trenton, 

N.J. or Bucks Co. Pa.) m. Minerva WOOLCOT 1794 - 1869 (of Bradford Co.

Pa.) 9 children: John, William J., George W., Harriet A., and Mrs. John 

TUNISON listed.

ROOT, Roswell s/o Samuel b. Peirmont, New Hampshire 1789 - 1873 m. 

Phebe d/o Stephen and Polly (RIGHTER) WARD 1792 - 1877 buried Kenyon 

Cemetery, Canton Township, Wayne County, Michigan.  Children: Stephen, 

Charles A., James W., Chester B., Mary O., John B., Hannah, Maria, 

George B., and Henry Roswell Root of Wayne County, Plymouth Township, Michigan.

[See also information from Root genealogical records. 1600-1870]

ROWLEY, Constant died after 1849 buried North Dover Cemetery, N.S. lst 

wife: Polly BEACH d. 1829. 2nd. wife: Emeline Smith FREEMAN died Hudson 

Township, Lenawee County, Michigan. 3rd wife: Mrs. Mehitable WILLIAMS 

Pierce died Hudson.  Constant born in Connecticut.

SEARS, Isaac 1795 Conn - 1839 LeGrange Twp. Cass County, Michigan.  

Sons: William and John and Mrs. Carey WELCH.  He went first to Erie 

County, Pa. wife and 11 children.  Came to LeGrange Township 1839.

SEBRING, Rocliff, died 1852 age 82yrs Oakland County, Michigan.

SYMONDS, James Clinton 1795 Chenango County, New York - 1881 Allegan Co.

Michigan m. 1819 Sarah Hopkins CAMP d/o Samuel (A Revolutionary War 

Soldier) 1800 - 1892 Otsego, Michigan buried Popple Hill Cemetery.  

12 Children: John 1821 - 1879 (CW), Mary, Charlotte, Adolphus (d. CW), 

Caroline, James, Charles, and Albertus listed.

TITSWORTH, Jacob S. s/o Marcus (A Revolutionary War Soldier) born Pa. 

- died 25 August 1869 age 83yrs. 8mo. 18da.  Married Cayuga County, 

New York Jane VANTYNE died 8 March 1863 72 yrs.  Buried Goodrich Cem-

etery, Genesee County, Michigan.  8 children: Abram, Ellen, Jacob, 

George and John (ed.note: only ones listed in book.) came to Atlas 

Township, from Erie County, New York 1835.

TODD, John 1794 - 1882 buried Owosso, Shiawassee County, Michigan., 

buried Oak Hill Cemetery.  Married Polly d/o Abram SMITH 1800 - 1867 in 

1825 in Oakland County, Michigan.   She is buried in Flint, Genesee County, 

Michigan. Children: Edin A., Mrs. David GOULD, Albert, and Mrs. G.R. LYON.  

He was born in Susquehanna Valley, Pa. or Batavia, New York.

VALENTINE, John died 1867 age 73yrs 1mo 0da born Cayuga County, New York.

Married Amanda FAY who died 18 August 1859 age 56yrs 8mo.  10 children.  

Was married twice. Buried Troy Township, Birmingham, Oakland County, 


WELDIN, Lewis R. 1798 - 1865 Porter Township, VanBuren County, Michigan

m. Betsey MERITT of Pa. d. 1850 m. ca 1838 8 children.

WELLS, John died 1876 age 82yrs.  Wife Prudence born Jamestown, died 1874 

age 77yrs buried Ottawa County, Michigan

WETHERHILL, David died 1858 62 yrs Branch County, Michigan

WILSON, James s/o James and Martha 1788 NH. (census says VT.,) - 1868 

Cambria Twp Willet Cem. married in Vt. Dorothy SAWYER born Cayuga 22 

November 1790 - 29 November 1861 buried Willett Cem. Cambria Twp., 

Hillsdale Co. Mi.

WINTERS, Walter Oliver S. 1793 - 1857 lived Lawrence, VanBuren Co. Mi. 

WOLFIN, Moses died 1871 home of dau. Mrs. Reuben WEST Shiawassee Co. Mi.

WOODWORTH, Elijah 1792 Mayfield, Washington County, New York s/o 

Solomon and Prudence (TEAL) WOODWORTH born Mass and Killingworth, Cayuga 

Co. N.Y. 1802 - died 1886 grandson's home Wheatland Township, buried 

Leslie Cem. Married 1815 Charlotte FURLOW. 5 children. She died 1840.  

WYATT, R. Burch born Cayuga died June or July 1884 age 71yrs 7mo 27da. 

Calhoun Co. Mi. buried Austin Cem. Convis Twp. Came to Calhoun 1844

wife Lucinda died 10 July 1884 age 86yrs 4mo 10da.

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