Temperance Corwithe

Female 1778 - 1866  (87 years)


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  • Name Temperance Corwithe 
    Born 6 Nov 1778  Southhampton, Suffolk Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 30 Sep 1866  Reading, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Reading Center Burying Ground, Reading, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tempa (Corwithe) (Leek) Dow - Old Reading Center Cemetery
    Tempa (Corwithe) (Leek) Dow - Old Reading Center Cemetery
    Plot: Dow
    Notes 
    • Temperance married first about 1805 to Daniel Leek and removed to Hector,Schuyler Co.,NY about 1810. Daniel died about 1819 and Tempa is living in Hector as a widow in 1820. She married second 14Feb1827, Hon. John Dow of Reading,NY. John was the first settler of the Schuyler County area in 1789. John was also County Judge and Representative to Legislative; he wrote a pamphlet autobiography, which is included in the History of Tioga,Chemung,Tompkins and Scuyler Counties.,New York; 1884. After the death of Judge Dow in 1852, Temperance lived with her daughter, Anna Maria Sheperd, of Reading Center,NY. She died in 1866 and is buried in the Reading Center Burial Grounds.((she had two other children with Daniel))
    Person ID I140  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2014 

    Father John Corwithe,   b. 1751,   d. 1 Jan 1829, Hayground, Suffolk Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Ruth,   b. ca 1750,   d. 8 Jan 1812, Hayground, Suffolk Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married Abt 1775 
    Family ID F15306  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Daniel Jessup Leek,   b. Abt 1775, Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1820, Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married 19 Mar 1800  Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Lemuel Fordham, Minister in Chester
    Marriage Record of Jessup Leek and Temperance Corwithy, 1800
    Marriage Record of Jessup Leek and Temperance Corwithy, 1800
    Children 
    +1. John C. Leek,   b. 1803, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Eleanor Leek,   b. 23 Jan 1806, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1856, Howard, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    +3. Samuel C. Leek,   b. 18 Apr 1809, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1873, Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +4. Anna Maria Leek,   b. 15 Mar 1814, Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1890, Watkins Glen, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Patty Ann Leek,   b. 1817, Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1875, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John Dow,   b. 13 Aug 1769, Voluntown, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1852, Reading, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1827  Reading, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Nov 1778 - Southhampton, Suffolk Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Mar 1800 - Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Feb 1827 - Reading, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Sep 1866 - Reading, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Reading Center Burying Ground, Reading, Schuyler Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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