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EIGHTH GENERATION

-1220- WILLIAM H.?, b. 25 Jan. 1835; d. in Sacramento City., Ca. 24 Sept. 1906, ae 71, as a result of a fall from a windmill on property he owned across the river from Sacramento. He was a Captain in a California Regiment In the Civil War; m. in Sacramento 24 Jan. 1867 Mary D. Reid, b. in New York 28 Mar. 1846; d. in Sacramento 18 Apr. 1914, ae 68. He was a conductor on the So. Pacific RR for abt 40 years, after retirement they lived in Oakland, Ca.

Issue:

1. Lillian (2076) b. 1868 2. Ralph (2077) b. 1869

NOTE: Lucy, Sarah, Harriet and Caroline went to California with their parents In 1859 to join five brothers who had gone there 1851-52. Their careers are listed below.

-1221- LUCY A., b. 13 July; d. 3 Jan. 1892, ae 55; m. at Diamond Springs, Ca. In July 1879 Sherburne Thorne, b. In Allentown, NH 18 Apr. 1830, who had come to California In 1856. He did some mining, then farmed 160 acres; d. 10 Mar. 1908, ae 77. They lived In Liberty Twp., San Joaquin City., near Lodi.

1. Lois Amanda, b. 1860.

2. Albert, b. ca 1862; d. at age 19.

3. Sarah A., b. 27 March 1864; d. 19 Apr. 1893; m. H. Bancroft.

4. Edna M., 'died young'.

5. Ruby E., b. 20 May 1873; d. 28 June 1899.

-1222- SARAH C., b. 18 June 1838; d. In El Dorado City., Ca. 20 July 1923, ae 85; m. in 1863 Elon Dunlap b. In New York In Feb. 1830; d. 19 Feb. 1907, ae 77. He was a teacher and a farmer; at the 1880 census they lived in Diamond Spring, Ca.

1. Anna, b. Apr. 1864.

2. Elon, Jr., b. Sept. 1866.

3. Paul, b. Aug. 1869

4. Mabel, b. Jan. 1872.

5. Knight, b. Nov. 1875. He was a Prof. at Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, Md.

-1223- HANNAH E., b. 16 Mar. 1840; d. Barnet, Vt. 10 Dec. 1925, ae 85; m. 12 Jan. 1858 Gilmore Morrison, b. 12 Jan. 1833; d. In Barnet 22 Apr. 1916, ae 83.

1. Joseph, b. 29 Apr. 1859; d. Peacham, Vt. 1935; m. 1887 Christiana Shields.

2. Henry B., b. 30 Oct. 1860; m. 1896 Margaret Bowle.

3. Nathaniel E., b. 12 Aug. 1862.

4. Pliny G., b. 14 Oct. 1864.

5. Martha M., b. 6 Nov. 1866; m. 1886 James Shields.

6. Ethel V., b. 8 Oct. 1868.

7. Phoebe, b. 7 Nov. 1870; m. 1899 Virgil P. Goodenow.

8. Lillian S., b. 22 Nov. 1872; m. Edward Tomlinson.

9. Caroline K., b. 29 Jan. 1874; m. Lee Somers of Barnet.

10. Lowrie B., b. 17 Oct. 1875; m. 1905 Fanny Rowe.

11. Theresa E., b. 3 Mar. 1878; m. 1920 Wilbur Rand.

12. Paul K., b. 21 Sept. 1881; m. 1910 Ethel E. Merrill of Ayer, MA.

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