Nathan Whitford

Male 1813 - 1894  (80 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Nathan Whitford was born on 30 Nov 1813 in Onondaga Co., New York, USA; died on 04 Oct 1894 in Clayton, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Clayton Cemetery, Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    Notes:

    In 1850, living in Angelica,Allegany Co.,NY as a farmer (aged 33 and wife Malinda, 33. with children George,William, Laura). 1860 census shows him aged 53 years and his wife 43, same children....

    Nathan married Melinda Clark about 1837 in Steuben Co., New York, USA. Melinda was born in 1815 in New York, USA; died on 18 Jan 1901 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Clayton Cemetery, Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Corporal George W. Whitford  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1838 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 10 Dec 1862 in Fairfax Court House, Fairfax Co., Virginia, USA; was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington Co., Virginia, USA.
    2. 3. William Harrison Whitford  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 15 Jul 1842 in New York, USA; died on 01 Feb 1915 in Clayton, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Clayton Cemetery, Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.
    3. 4. Laura Holiday Whitford  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 1 Oct 1845 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 4 Dec 1927 in Davison, Genesee Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Cedar Valley Cemetery, Twining, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.
    4. 5. Mary Anne Whitford  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 28 Jun 1855 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 23 Aug 1928 in Omer, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Cedar Valley Cemetery, Twining, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.
    5. 6. John B. Whitford  Descendancy chart to this point was born in Mar 1859 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 18 Mar 1932 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Corporal George W. Whitford Descendancy chart to this point (1.Nathan1) was born in 1838 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 10 Dec 1862 in Fairfax Court House, Fairfax Co., Virginia, USA; was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington Co., Virginia, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Military Service: 01 Nov 1861, Friendship, Allegany Co., New York, USA; American Civil War (North) Enlisted as a Corporal on 1 November 1861 at the age of 23. Enlisted in Company D, 85th Infantry Regiment New York on 7 Nov 1861. Promoted to Full Privateate (Reduced to ranks) on 1 Jan 1862. Received a disability discharge from Company D, 85th Infantry Regiment New York on 25 Apr 1862 at Washington, DC. He enlisted again the same day his brother, William, in the same company: Enlisted as a Private on 18 August 1862 at the age of 24. Enlisted in Company E, 136th Infantry Regiment New York on 25 Sep 1862. Died of disease Company E, 136th Infantry Regiment New York on 10 Dec 1862 at Fairfax Court House, VA.

    George married Pamelia Jane Lane on 16 Oct 1861 in West Almond, Allegany Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  William Harrison Whitford Descendancy chart to this point (1.Nathan1) was born on 15 Jul 1842 in New York, USA; died on 01 Feb 1915 in Clayton, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Clayton Cemetery, Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Military Service: 13 Aug 1862, Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, USA; American Civil War (North) 136th New York Infantry, Co. E Fought in the Battles of: Gettysburg, Kenseaw Mt., Atlanta and many others. Discharged 13Jun1865 Washington,DC (Same unit has his brother George)

    William married Julia A. Morse about 1866 in New York, USA. Julia was born on 27 Oct 1850 in New York, USA; died on 5 Jan 1934 in Prescott, Ogemaw Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Clayton Cemetery, Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 7. Adelbert Berdell Whitford  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 10 Jun 1876 in Michigan, USA; died on 18 May 1900 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Clayton Cemetery, Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.
    2. 8. Clarence Whitford  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1900 in Michigan, USA.

  3. 4.  Laura Holiday Whitford Descendancy chart to this point (1.Nathan1) was born on 1 Oct 1845 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 4 Dec 1927 in Davison, Genesee Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Cedar Valley Cemetery, Twining, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    Notes:

    Laura was married 4 times. First husband was Coleman William Knight, Second husband was George H. Young, Third husband was William J. Nuttall and fourth husband was William A. Perry. Her death certificate has her last name listed as Nuttall but there is a marriage record for her and William Perry.

    Laura married Private Coleman William Knight in 1860. Coleman was born on 8 Dec 1842 in West Almond, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 22 Apr 1865 in District of Columbia, USA; was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington Co., Virginia, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Family/Spouse: George H. Young. George was born about 1844 in England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 9. James Henry Young  Descendancy chart to this point was born in Sep 1878 in Sterling, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    Laura married William J. Nuttall on 05 Nov 1892 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA. William was born in 1837 in Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 5.  Mary Anne Whitford Descendancy chart to this point (1.Nathan1) was born on 28 Jun 1855 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 23 Aug 1928 in Omer, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Cedar Valley Cemetery, Twining, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    Mary married Hiram B. Decker about 1870 in New York, USA. Hiram was born about 1848 in Allegany Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 10. Nellie May Decker  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 28 May 1873 in Belmont, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 2 Jan 1919 in Bradford, McKean Co., Pennsylvania, USA; was buried in Steamburg Cemetery, Randolph, Cattaraugus Co., New York, USA.
    2. 11. Fred Decker  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 15 May 1874 in Porterville, Erie Co., New York, USA; died on 8 Feb 1954 in Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Clayton Cemetery, Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    Mary married Charles Benjamin Perry about 1882. Charles was born in Jul 1847 in Hume, Allegany Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 12. Mary L. Perry  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 14 Jun 1885 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.
    2. 13. Henry Butler Perry  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 12 May 1888 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.
    3. 14. Charles Benjamin Perry, Jr.  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 31 Mar 1890 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.
    4. 15. Ida Emily Perry  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 22 Sep 1894 in Twining, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    Mary married Mr. Stoddard after 1900. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  5. 6.  John B. Whitford Descendancy chart to this point (1.Nathan1) was born in Mar 1859 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 18 Mar 1932 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    John married Phebe Ann Perry on 26 Jun 1886 in Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA. Phebe was born in Jun 1844 in New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    John married Margaret R. Smith on 16 Mar 1920 in Standish, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA. Margaret was born in 1863 in Canada. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]



Generation: 3

  1. 7.  Adelbert Berdell Whitford Descendancy chart to this point (3.William2, 1.Nathan1) was born on 10 Jun 1876 in Michigan, USA; died on 18 May 1900 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Clayton Cemetery, Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    Notes:

    Son of William Whitford. No children. Married approximately 2 years at the time of his death. Died of pneumonia. Stone unreadable. Dates and biographical information from the death certificate.

    On his marriage he was listed as Albert Whitford and his father listed as William and mother as Julia Morris. He married Elnora J. Eymer (listed as Nora Eimes on marrige) on 2 Nov 1897 in Prescott, Ogemaw, MI.

    In 1880 he was living with his parents in Clayton, Bay, MI aged 4 listed as Albert, born in MI. His grandparents Nathan Whitford and Salinda were also living in the household.


  2. 8.  Clarence Whitford Descendancy chart to this point (3.William2, 1.Nathan1) was born about 1900 in Michigan, USA.

  3. 9.  James Henry Young Descendancy chart to this point (4.Laura2, 1.Nathan1) was born in Sep 1878 in Sterling, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

  4. 10.  Nellie May Decker Descendancy chart to this point (5.Mary2, 1.Nathan1) was born on 28 May 1873 in Belmont, Allegany Co., New York, USA; died on 2 Jan 1919 in Bradford, McKean Co., Pennsylvania, USA; was buried in Steamburg Cemetery, Randolph, Cattaraugus Co., New York, USA.

    Notes:

    Nellie was the daughter of Hiram B. Decker and Mary Anne Whitford she was married Timothy C. Perry 26 Nov 1886 Clayton Twp., Arenac Co. MI , they were divorced. Second she married Allen J. Corbin 31 Oct 1896 Bay City, Bay Co., Michgian . Third she married her first cousin Marian I Decker 4 Mar 1910 Olean, Cattaraugus, New York .


  5. 11.  Fred Decker Descendancy chart to this point (5.Mary2, 1.Nathan1) was born on 15 May 1874 in Porterville, Erie Co., New York, USA; died on 8 Feb 1954 in Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA; was buried in Clayton Cemetery, Maple Ridge, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

    Notes:

    Arenac County Independent
    Wednesday, February 24, 1954
    Maple Ridge Farmer Dead
    Funeral Services for Fred Decker, 79, life-time resident of Maple Ridge, were held in Prescott Thursday afternoon at the Maple Ridge Free Methodist Church. The Rev. John Keetch officiated and burial was in Clayton Cemetary.
    Mr. Decker was found dead the previous Monday evening in a field on his farm where he had been driving a tractor. Coroner Clare Forshee ruled death caused by a heart attack.
    Born May 15, 1874 in Porterville, NY, Mr. Decker came with his parents to Maple Ridge at the age of four. He married the former Miss Lydia Sisco March 16, 1895 in Maple Ridge. Mrs. Decker died in 1935.
    Surviving are five sons, William and Keith, flint; Glenn, Mt. Morris; Clyde,Sterling, and Archie, Twining; 15 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.


  6. 12.  Mary L. Perry Descendancy chart to this point (5.Mary2, 1.Nathan1) was born on 14 Jun 1885 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

  7. 13.  Henry Butler Perry Descendancy chart to this point (5.Mary2, 1.Nathan1) was born on 12 May 1888 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

  8. 14.  Charles Benjamin Perry, Jr. Descendancy chart to this point (5.Mary2, 1.Nathan1) was born on 31 Mar 1890 in Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.

  9. 15.  Ida Emily Perry Descendancy chart to this point (5.Mary2, 1.Nathan1) was born on 22 Sep 1894 in Twining, Arenac Co., Michigan, USA.