Warren Delano II

Warren Delano II

New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 17 Jan 1898 (aged 88)
Burial Fairhaven, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 8487558 · View Source
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Warren Delano II, grandfather of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, was born in the part of New Bedford which is now the Town of Fairhaven, MA. He was a prominent China Trader during the 1830s and returned to Fairhaven with a substantial fortune. In 1850, he created Riverside Cemetery in Fairhaven. Besides keeping the family homestead in Fairhaven as a summer residence, he also built a home called Algonac near Newburgh, NY. He is buried in the Delano Family Tomb.


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  • Created by: Christopher Richard
  • Added: 9 Mar 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8487558
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Warren Delano II (13 Jul 1809–17 Jan 1898), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8487558, citing Riverside Cemetery, Fairhaven, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Christopher Richard (contributor 46608411) .