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Abraham Ellwood
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1792
Montgomery County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1872
Sycamore
DeKalb County
Illinois, USA

A farmer in the early years of his life; a respected citizen, having filled various town offices in the town where he resided in New York State; an active business man, having constructed several sections upon the New York Central Railroad and also upon the enlargement of the Erie Canal, and in the latter years of his life carried on the cooperage business. He died at Sycamore, whither he and wife removed in 1856, his demise occurring August 24, 1872.

From DAR application; son of:
Isaac Ellwood (Feb. 1754 {alt: 1851} - Feb. 27, 1813) (Served in the Second Regiment, Revolutionary War.) and
Magdalena Schneider (b. Aug. 3, 1754 - 1850). 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Sarah DeLong Ellwood (1795 - 1879)
 
 Children:
  Nancy Ellwood Walrod (1813 - 1842)*
  Malinda Ellwood Sixbury (1815 - 1887)*
  Chauncey Ellwood (1816 - 1897)*
  Eliza Ellwood Barringer (1819 - 1894)*
  Reuben Ellwood (1821 - 1885)*
  Alonzo Ellwood (1823 - 1899)*
  Livingston Ellwood (1825 - 1890)*
  Hiram Ellwood (1828 - 1898)*
  James Edmund Ellwood (1831 - 1907)*
  Isaac Leonard Ellwood (1833 - 1910)*
  Alida Lana Ellwood Young (1838 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Erected to the memory of Abraham Ellwood and Sarah Ellwood by their children A. D. 1882
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Sycamore
DeKalb County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 5 lot 17W
 
Created by: Katie
Record added: May 31, 2012
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Abraham Ellwood
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Abraham Ellwood
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Abraham Ellwood
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4th great grandfather
- Donald Sixbury Torrence
 Added: Jul. 25, 2012
 
 
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