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Jefferson Gage Thurber
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1807
Unity
Sullivan County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: May 6, 1857
Monroe
Monroe County
Michigan, USA

Jefferson Thurber received an academical education at the celebrated Canandaigna Academy in western New York; later teaching Latin and high mathematics in the preparatory department, while at the same time, pursuing his law studies. He was admitted to the bar in 1833; and came to Monroe, Mi. and opened a law office on Washington Street. He served as prosecuting attorney for Monroe County; elected Judge of Probate; served as State Senator from 1841-1847; State Representative in 1851, until chosen Speaker of the House in 1851. He married Mary Bartlett Gerrish, of Boscawen, New Hampshire, in Monroe, on March 6, 1834, by Minister P.W. Warriner, and they had six children; Edward, Jefferson M., Henry T., Mrs. Talcott E. Wing, Julia Thurber, and Mrs. Dunlap. (by Lo Marie)

Jefferson Gage Thurber was laid to rest at Woodland Cemetery, Monroe, Mi.



Note:
*Jefferson Thurber's son, Rev. Edward Gerrish Thurber was the minister of the American Church in Paris, France and is buried in West Lebanon NH with his wife Sarah Augusta Wood who was the daughter of Mary Bartlett Gerrish Thurber's second husband Samuel Wood. Mary Bartlett Gerrish Thurber is also buried in West Lbanon, NH! (info by #46931987, dated 10-14-2013)
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Bartlett Gerrish Wood (1815 - 1884)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Thurber (1834 - 1835)*
  Edward Gerrish Thurber (1836 - 1913)*
  Elizabeth J. Thurber Wing (1842 - 1920)*
  Jefferson Mann Thurber (1843 - 1930)*
  Thomas Thurber (1849 - 1849)*
  Julia Thurber (1851 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Monroe
Monroe County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Lo Marie
Record added: Jul 06, 2012
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Jefferson Gage Thurber
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Jefferson Gage Thurber
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Jefferson Gage Thurber
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- Lo Marie
 Added: Jul. 6, 2012
 
 
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