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Elizabeth Ostrom Candee
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Birth: Jun. 8, 1789
Galway
Saratoga County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1822
Lenox
Madison County
New York, USA

In Baldwin's The Candee Genealogy: "He (David W. Candee) married there, February 28, 1808, Elizabeth Ostrom, grand-daughter of a Captain in the Revolution, under Washington."

New York, Death Newspaper Extracts, 1801-1890 (Barber Collection)
April 30, 1822:
"Lenox, Madison Co., N. Y., 20th ult., Elizabeth Cande (sic), wife of David, 33.[age]"

Lineage Book of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (1895) by Mary Jane Seymour, Historian General Washington, DC:
"Mrs. Annie Weed Candee Scofield
Born in New York
Wife of Edwin Lewis Scofield
Descendant of Nehemiah Candee of Connecticut
Daughter of Julius Alonzo Candee and Eulina Weed (SIC- Evalina), his wife,
Granddaughter of David Willis Candee (Sic- Woodruff) and Elizabeth Ostrom, his wife
Gr-Granddaughter of Nehemiah Candee and Content Woodruff, his wife
Nehemiah Candee, 1775, at the age of seventeen, was with Ethan Allen when that intrepid leader captured Ticonderoga and the British were called upon to surrender "in the name of the Great Jehovah and the Continental Congress".

After the Rev. War, there were two Ostrom/Ostrum clans that settled in Montgomery Co., NY John and Anthony Ostrum, brothers, settled in Hagamans Mills and Amsterdam. They were descendants of Hendrick Jansen Oosteroom, the immigrant ancestor who settled in America in the mid 1600's from the Netherlands. There were also two other brothers, John and another who that settled in Glen, descendants of Henry Ostrom via the Netherlands. The distance between Glen to Carlisle is 10 miles and from Carlisle to Hagamans Mills is about 20 miles. Both John and Anthony(Ostrom) had daughters named Elizabeth. after their mother, Elizabeth (Yelverton). John's daughter was born in 1789 and married in 1808 to David W. Candee in the Presbyterian Church at Manny's Corners.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  David Woodruff Candee (1783 - 1865)*
 
 Children:
  Julius Alonzo Candee (1814 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lenox Rural Cemetery
Lenox
Madison County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Candee
Record added: Feb 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105820633
Elizabeth <i>Ostrom</i> Candee
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