Nov. 25, 1796 New York New York County (Manhattan) New York, USA
Jan. 13, 1868 New York New York County (Manhattan) New York, USA
Lieut. William Seton, the 2nd child (the oldest son) born to William Seton Jr and Elizabeth Ann (Bayley) Seton, on November 25, 1796, in New York NY. He was educated at Mount St Mary's in Emmitsburg MD, near his mother's convent of St Josephs.In 1817, he was made a midshipman in the US Navy and in 1826, he was elevated to rank of Lieutenant. On July 17, 1832, William was married to Emily Prime, daughter of Nathaniel and Cornielia (Sands) Prime and soon after retired from the Navy. Lieut William Seton III, died on January 13, 1868 in New York NY and was buried at Mount St Mary's in Emmitsburg MD.
Birth: Nov. 25, 1796 (1797 - incorrect on the stone - his brother was born in July 1798)