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Joseph Passmore

Smithfield, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 31 Aug 1869 (aged 77)
Sumner, Lawrence County, Illinois, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 155365599 · View Source
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Son of John Passmore and Joanna (Comstock) Passmore Mowry

Joseph lived in several counties in PA before moving with many families from Bradford County PA to Lawrence County IL:

Luzerne, now Wyoming County where his family first settled in the 1790-1805 time period, Susquehanna County, and Bradford County.

Married four times. Husband of:

SARAH "SALLY" RANSOM (abt 1792-12/07/1828) m in Bridgewater, Susquehanna, PA abt 1813, d in Bradford County, PA

1. Lurana (Passmore) Trumbull (1813-1882)
Find A Grave Memorial# 45133980

2. Eliza (Passmore) Perdew (1814-1887)
Find A Grave Memorial# 6429488 Muskingum County, OH

3. Henry Passmore (1815-1879)
Find A Grave Memorial# 39287942 Bradford County, PA

4. William Passmore (1816-1878)
Find A Grave Memorial# 146996428

5. Charles Passmore (abt 1820-1856)
He and wife Keziah Clark died in a carriage accident in Lawrence County IL in 1856. Their children were raised by Preston Shepard Passmore

6. Joseph Passmore (1821-1869)
Find A Grave Memorial# 35549749 Richland County IL.

7. Preston Shepard Passmore (abt 1822-1887)
Find A Grave Memorial# 126381915 Lawrence County IL.

8. Sarah Sally Ransom (Passmore) Travis (abt 1826-Bef 1860)Lawrence County IL. Sally's husband was John Milton Travis.

Preston Shepard Passmore raised her son William R Travis.
Sumner Cemetery Find A Grave Memorial# 123771784

ABIGAIL ROOT ARMS (03/13/1791-abt 1835) m 11/05/1829 in Bradford County, PA.

9. Abigail Marie (Passmore) Seeley (abt 1831-1907)
Abigail was a member of the Rome Church her father was an original member of. She and her husband Elder Silas E Seeley of that church moved to Fort Smith, Sebastian, AR.

JULIA ANN (CLARK) widow of John Overton (abt 1792-1845) d in Lawrence County IL. m abt 1835 in Bradford County PA

10. John Passmore (abt 1836)
lived in Lawrence County, IL in 1850, not seen after that.

ESTHER (HOWE) widow of Calvin Baird m. 08/27/1846 in Lawrence County, IL.

11. Susan Ann Passmore (abt 1847-bef 1860)

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