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Hester, b.

March 19,

1808

Diana, b.
May 26,

1808



b.

23,

b.
23,



Solomon Westbrook
Peggy Dewit



( To be continued.^



I9I2.] Descendants of Edward Tre{a)dwell through his son John. 373



DESCENDANTS OF EDWARD TRE(A)DWELL
THROUGH HIS SON JOHN.

By William A. Robbins.

Member of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society
and Long Island Historical Society.



Continued from Vol. XLIII, p. 224, of the Record.

Ao Tohn' Tredwell (Benjamin,' Benjamin/ Thomas/ John,^
EdwirdO, born North Hempstead, New York, 5th April 1775,
^pntired HemtDStead New York, 21st May, 1775, died, after a
shor mness Tt No 3; Front Street, Brooklyn, New York, Friday,
ctrOecSr i85i,^funeral services by Bishop Seabury (wife s
cousin) aTst'George's Church, Hempstead buned St George s
churchyard, loth December, 1851; married Maria Eliza(beth)
Campbell b. Long Island, died, after long illness Sunday 7th
December 1851, aged 69 years, i month, and 19 days, buried at
?ame tirn^ with husband, side by side, daughter of Colin and
Abigail (Seabury) Campbell. Residence, New York City, 1798
(Nr4 Front slreet); Flushing, Queens County, New York.
;«;; where he lived until his mansion was destroyed by fire,
November xs!^ when he moved to 30 Front Street, Brooklyn
Sew York. Verchant (china and glassware). Pearl Street
New York City; burnt out in the great fire of 1835. After
th^and because of failing health, he took his brother George m
a^ partner Famous in his day as " Uncle Johnny Tredwell, the
hor^seman •■' sometimes called '' Old Johnny." On his farm were
r^'sed some of the finest horses in this country and their de-
scendants have been among the fastest in the world^ His name
'appears frequently on the land records ot Queens Co - ty^ His
wife was an able writer for the papers. He left a large estate.
Kings county, New York, Wills, 13:207.

Inscriptions:
-To 1 the memory of 1 Maria Eliza | wife of J John TredweH, |
„ri^n r1i-pd I Dec 7 i8qi I aged 69 years i month & 19 aays.
"^^^ To f the memory if f John Tredwell. 1 who died j Dec. 5,

185 1 I aged 76 years."

Tredwell Children:
i Colin Campbell,' d. Brooklyn, N. Y., Sunday 22nd
Aug., 1824, bur. 24th Aug., St. George's churchyard,
Hempstead, N. Y. Attorney. Inscription: To |
the memory of 1 Colin Campbell J son of | John &
Maria Eliza Tredwell | who died | August 22-'^ 1824 |
aeed 22 years 3 months | & 5 days." . ., ^, ,
ii Sophia Elizabeth,' bapt. 4th June, 1806 (Trinity Church
N. Y. City, records): bur. i8th June, 1810, by side of
brother. Inscription: " In | Memory | of | a dearly
beloved child 1 SophiaElizabeth | Tredwell, 1 daugh-

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3 74 Descendants of Edward Tre{a)diuell through his son John. [Oct.,

ter of John and | Maria Elizabeth Tredwell | born in
the City of | New York on Palm Sunday ] 30 day of
March 1806 | and departed this Life | on Trinity
Sunday | 17*'' of June 1810 | aged 4 Years 2 months,
and 18 days."

50. Phebe' Tredwell (Benjamin,' Benjamin,' Thomas,' John,"
Edward"), born 5th November, 1777, baptized Hempstead, Long
Island, 25th December, 1777, died 21st September, 1828, buried
22nd September, Christ's churchyard, Manhasset, Long Island,
gravestone; married North Hempstead, Long Island, 2nd Febru-
ary, 1796, William Allen, died at home of his daughter, Phebe P.
Kissam, 13th October, 1852, aged 77 years, 9 months, and 11 days,
buried 15th October, by side of wife, gravestone. Residence,
Great Neck, North Hempstead, New York.

Allen Children:
i, Phebe Peggy,' mar. ist Aug., 1818, Benjamin Tredwell
Kissam (cousin), d. 15th Aug., 1818. See Elizabeth'
(Tredwell) Kissam, infra.
ii. Elizabeth Ann,' d. 24th April, 1817, aged 16 yrs., 10
mos., 13 days, bur. by side of mother (g. s).

51. Seabury" Tredwell (Benjamin,' Benjamin," Thomas,' John,'
Edward'), born North Hempstead, Long Island, 25th September,
1780, baptized Hempstead, Long Island, 5th November, 1780,
died at No. 29 East 4th Street, New York City, 7th March, 1865,
buried Christ's churchyard, Manhasset, Long Island; married by
Rev. James Milnor, St. George's Protestant Episcopal Church,
corner Beekman and Cliff streets, New York City, 13th June,
1820, Eliza Earl Parker, born Pearl street. New York City, nth
February, 1797, died of old age, 28th April, 1882, buried by side of
husband, daughter of Col. William Parker of England and New
York. Residence, New York City, New York; 1805, No. 361 4th
Street; about 1836, built No. 29 East 4th Street, where he died.
Merchant. Since 1832, owned farm on Rumson Road, Shrews-
bury, New Jersey, opposite Belknap Park. His name appears on
the land records at Philadelphia, Penn.; also Saratoga county,
New York. He left will, New York county Wills, 158:222; wife's
will, 303:276.

Inscriptions:
" Sacred | to the memory | of | Seabury Tredwell | Born at
North Hempstead, L. I. | Sept. 25^" 1780 | Died in New York |
March 7"^ 1865 | Aged 84 y'rs 5 mos. | & 10 Dys."

" Sacred | to the memory | of | Eliza Earl Parker | wife of [
Seabury Tredwell | Born New York | Feb. n'^ 1197 ] Died in
New York | April 28^'^ 1882."

Tredwell Children:
i. Elizabeth Seabury,' d. before i8th Dec, 1882; mar. 9th
April, 1844, Effingham Howard Nichols, b. 23rd
July, 182 1, d. 7th Jan., 1880, He mar. a second time.
Res., N. Y. City, N. Y. Grad. Yale Coll. Lawyer.
Child.



I9I2.] Descendants of Edward Tre{d)dweU through his son John. 375

ii Horace; b. N. Y. City, ist Aug., 1823, d. unmar.. No.
29 East 4th St., N. Y. City, 21st Jan., 1885, bur. 24
Tan parent's plot, Christ's churchyard, Manhasset,
L. I.' (g. s.). Res., No. 29 East 4th St., N. Y. City.

Will, N. Y. Co., 339:275- , ^^ ^ ^ TTi- 1. .u
iii Mary Adelaide,' b. N. Y., 28th July, 1825, d. Elizabeth
N J 22nd June, 1874, bur. 24th June, Christ's
churchyard, Manhasset, L. I. (g. s.); mar. 25th May,
1848 Charles John Richards, b. Philadelphia, Penn.,
4th Aug., 1814, d. Elizabeth, N. J., 8th Feb., 1900,
bur. by side of wife (g. s.), son of Charles Richards.
Res., Elizabeth, N. J. 3 children.

78 iv. Samuel Lenox.' ^, t 1 o a

V Phebe Eleanor,' b. New York, 29th July, 1829, d. un-
mar N. Y. City, N. Y., 3rd Oct., 1907, bur. Christ s
churchyard, Manhasset, L. I. (g. s.). Res., No. 29
East 4th St., N. Y. City,
vi Tulia Eliza,' b. No. 12 Day St., N. Y. City, i6th May,
1833, d. unmar., N. Y. City, nth April, 1909, bur.
by side of sister Phebe (g. s.). Res., No. 29 East 4th
St., N. Y. City, N. Y.
vii Sarah Kissam,' b. N. Y., 27th May, 1835, d. unmar at
No 29 East 4th St., N. Y. City, Tuesday, 9th Oct.,
1906 bur. parents' plot, Christ's churchyard, Man-
hasset, L. I. Res., No. 29 East 4th St., N. Y. City,

N Y.

viii Gertrude Ellsworth,' b. 17th Sept., . Res., No. 29

East 4th St., N. Y. City, N. Y.

r2 George' Tredwell (Benjamin,' Benjamin,* Thomas,' John,"
Edward-), born Westbury (now East Williston), Long Island,
14th January, 1784, baptized Hempstead, Long Island, 4th April,
1784 died of chronic inflammation of bladder. No. 42 White
street New York City, New York, Wednesday, 3rd May, 1848,
buried Christ's churchyard ; married New York City, —-,1816,
Cornelia Roxanna Wetmore of New York City, born Stratford
Connecticut, died Madison, New Jersey, 30th March i §79, aged
84 years, buried by side of husband, daughter of Robert \yilliam
Wetmore of Stratford, Connecticut. Residence, New York City,
New York, 1805 ; No. 42 White street, 1846. Merchant, china
ware, 1805 ; dry goods, 1843. Owned store at Selma, Alabama.
He left will, New York County, 95:598.

Inscriptions :
" In Memory of | George Tredwell | who departed this life
I May 2'^'i 1848 I Aged ] 64 years 3 months 18 Days."

" In Memory of \ Cornelia R. | wife of | George Tredwell \
Died March 30''^ 1870 | Aged 84 years."

Tredwell Children :
i Alfred M.,' b. New York, 21st Feb., 1818, d. No. 329
Broadway, N. Y. City, N. Y., loth Oct., 1818, bur.
parents' plot (g. s.). Inscription : "Alfred M. | son



^y^ Descendants of Edward Tre{a)dwell through his son John. [Oct.,

of I George & Cornelia R. | Tredwell | died Oc-
tober lo, 1818 I aged 7 months and 19 Days."
79 ii. Alfred Montgomery.'

iii. Benjamin/ b. N. Y., d. No. 42 White St., N. Y. City,
N. Y., 22nd Aug., 1846, bur. 24th Aug., by side of
father (g. s.). Res., N. Y. City. Inscription :
" Sacred | to the memory of | Benjamin | son of
George and | Cornelia R. Tredwell | who died |
August 22"'' 1846 I Aged 24 years 2 months | and
21 Days."

iv. George,' b. N. Y., 27th Jan., 1826, d. N. Y. City, N. Y.,
Monday, 22nd Oct., 1894, bur. Friday, 26th Oct.,
Trinity Cem., N. Y. City, g. s.; mar. Feb., 185 1, Fran-
ces Lucy Wetmore, d. 1901, bur. by side husband
(g. s.), dau. of Prosper Montgomery Wetmore. Res.,
No. 42 White St., N. Y. City, 1847 ; Kingsbridge,
1890. Dry goods merchant. S. p.
V. William, b. N. Y. City, N. Y., 14th March, 181 2, d.
Selma, Alabama, 17th March, 1842, bur. Selma
(g. s.); mar. Selma, loth March, 1835, Eliza B. Hunter,
b. Pendleton, S. C, ist Dec, 1818, liv. 1858, dau. of
Dr. John Hunter of Pendleton. George' Tredwell
wrote in 1890 that he believed this William was an
adopted son of his father. 2 children.

53. William' Tredwell (Samuel,' Benjamin,* Thomas,' John,'
Edward'), born North Hempstead, Long Island, 8th April, 1766,
died Success, North Hempstead, 5th May, 1818, buried 6th May,
Row F, Christ's churchyard, Manhasset, Long Island ; married
by Rev. Thomas L. Moore, South Hempstead (present Hemp-
stead), 22nd March, 1787, Winifred Smith of North Hempstead,
born 6th August, 1763, died Success, Sunday, 19th September,
1830, it is said of great grief over death, two days before, of her
daughter, Susan Woolley. Winifred (Smith) Tredwell was bur-
ied 20th September, by side of husband, and was daughter of
Isaac and Phebe (Marvin) Smith. Residence, Success, North
Hempstead, Long Island, homestead owned, 1890, by grandson
Alexander Woolley ; about 1794, the house was used for services
by Dutch Reformed Church. He probably attended the Epis-
copal church at Manhasset ; wife, communicant of St. George's
Church, Hempstead. In United States census, 1790. See Queens
county Deeds, N:353. Administration was granted on his estate
to his widow, 4th August, 1819, Queens county Administrations,
D:ii.

Inscriptions :

" In I Memory of ] William Tredwell | who departed this life
I May 15, 1818 I aged 52 years | & 37 Days."

*' In I Memory of | Wmfred | wife of William Tredwell | died
Sept. 19, 1830 I aged 67 yrs."

Tredwell Children :
i. Elizabeth,' b. 27th May, 1788, bapt. Success, L. I., 7th
Aug., 1788, d. 23rd May, 1880, bur. Foster's Mead-



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ows L I • mar. (i) 27th Oct., 1808, Richard Hewlett
vTn' Nostrand, b. iith April (?Aug.), 1786 d. 22nd
Mav 181Q, bur. Foster's Meadows, son of John and
Sarah (Hewlett) Van Nostrand of Foster s Meadows ;
(2) brother-in-law, Stephen Van Nos^trand b^ 19th
March, 1793, d. i8th April, 1834, bur. Foster's Mead-
ows ist husband was drafted and served under
Gen Johnson in 1812 War. His will is dated loth
Nov., 1819. 3 children by first mar.; i child by

second mar. ^.t tt 4. ^ t t

ii Phebe'b. 3rd Feb., 1790, bapt. No. Hempstead, L. I.,
"• 20th June, X790, d^ 8th Aug., .820, bur 9^. Aug
Christ's churchyard, Manhasset, L. I., (f • s-) . J^ar.
No. Hempstead, 30th May, 181 1, Stocker Woolley b
istOct 1790, d. of paralysis, 19th Aug., 185? bur
20th Aug. by side of wife, (g. s.). He mar. (2) 26 h
Dec , 1821 Eliza Cheeseman, b. ^6 Feb, 1797, d. 26th
July 1869, bur. by side of husband (g^s.). Res
Great Neck, Success, Lakeville, No. Hempstead,
L I -5 children ; also 3 by his second mar.
iii Susanna Rebecca,' b. ist Feb., 1796, bapt. No. Hemp-
""- stead, L. I., loth April, 1796, d. Success No^ Hem^p-
stead Friday, 17th Sept 1830 bur 19th Sept, Row
E Christ's churchyard, Manhasset, L I. , mar by
Rev. Seth Hart, No. Hempstead, 25th Jan., 1814,
John Woolley, of No. Hempstead b near Man-
hasset 26th Dec, 1787, d. Lakeville, L. I., 19th Jan
1 87 1 bur. Christ's churchyard, Manhasset, son of
Samuel and Deborah (Hewlett) Woolley. Res.,
Success, No. Hempstead, L. I. i child.
CA Susannah" Tredwell (Samuel,' Benjamin,^ Thomas,' John '
'E'dwa~born xsth Janjiary :777, ^apti-d He tead 4 b
November 17 77, died 2nd February, 1804, buried Grace i^pis
S^huJchyard, Jamaica, New York; married 20th December,
3 John S^id^ire of Flushing, Long Island born 2 7 tb De-
cember! 1778, died 26th November, 1863, son of Samuel and Abi-
TaU (Whitehead) Skidmore of Flushing. He married (2) Eliza-
beth Allen born 20th March, 1778, died 31st December, 1859,
SaughTer of David Allen. John Skidmore and his two wives
we^l buried in Grace churchyard, Jamaica, Long Island Resi-
dence UnfonPlace, Flushing, Lon^ Island He was warden of
Grace Episcopal Church, Jamaica. See Sktdmore Genealogy.
Skidmore Children, (First marriage.) :
i. Samuel Tredwell,' b. 7th Jan., 1801, d. 8th Nov 1881 ;
mar. 15th Dec, 1829, Angelina E. Drake, b i6th
June, 18TO, d. 30th Dec, 1886. Res., N. Y. City, N.
Y, 8 children. , j t„„

CleU "3 .U'Apri^^.835 M ry Anne Hew.eU
Res., Great Neck, No. Hempstead, L. 1. 8 ctiiiaren^



26A



378 Descendants of Edward Tre{a)d'well through his son John. [Oct.,

55. James' Tredwell (William/ Benjamin/ Thomas/ John/
Edward'), born Friday, 15th July (?january), 1768, baptized
Hempstead, New York, 8th February, 1769, died New York City,
New York, of "malignant fever," 5 A. M., ist October, 1798;
married Maria Van Winkle. Residence, Aquackanonk, New
Jersey ; then New York City ; widow probably residing near
Kingston, New York, 1804. Physician. Administration on his
estate was granted to his father and brother William, i8th Jan-
uary, 1799, New York County Administrations, 6:59. In James
Hardie's list of burials from August i-November 4, 1798, in
''An Account of the Malignant Fever Lately Prevalent in the City
of New York, printed 1799, James' Tredwell's name appears with
the following memoranda, " Physician, 130 Fly-market, aged 30."

Tredwell Child :
i. Susan(na) Cornelia,' b. 8th Dec, 1796, bapt. Old Dutch
Church, Kingston, N. Y., ist July, 1804, d. Stamford,
Conn., 13th March, 1863; mar. 3rd Nov., 1817, Com.
Melancthon Taylor Woolsey, b. 5th June, 1780, d.
Utica, N. Y., 19th May, 1838, son of Gen. Melancthon
Lloyd and Alida (Livingston) Woolsey. Res., Utica,
N. Y. See N. V. Gen. and Biog. Record, vol. iv, p,
147. 7 children.

56. Henry' Tredwell (William,' Benjamin,* Thomas,' John,'
Edward'), born Wednesday, 6th March, 177 1, baptized Hemp-
stead, New York, 12th May, 1771, died Mott Street, New York
City, New York, Sunday night, between 12 and i, 21st March,
1813, buried 23rd March in southwest corner of St. Paul's church-
yard, New York City ; married, probably in Flushing, Long
Island, 2nd May, 1799, Sarah Hewlett of Great Neck, North
Hempstead, Long Island, born 14th January, 1778, died 20th
July, 181 7, buried 22nd July, on Joseph L. Hewlett's farm, Great
Neck, remains and stone removed to All Saints' churchyard,
Great Neck, daughter of Lawrence and Charity (Peters) Hewlett.
Residence, New York City, 76 Mott Street, 1802. Sea captain.
Admitted to The Marine Society of the City of New York, 14th
April, 1794, Certificate Number, 12 14. Upon his death widow
had to petition the Society for help, her husband having met
many heavy losses in latter part of his life, and she was placed
on the pension list, nth April, 1814. He left a will, New York
County Wills, 50:520.

Inscriptions:

" Sacred to the Memory of | Henry Tredwell | Died March
21, 1813 I Aged 42 ys. & 15 days."

" Sacred | To the Memory of | Sarah ] Daughter of Lawrence
Hewlett I and Wife of Cap^ Henry Tredwell | who died July the
20"^ 1 81 7 I aged 39 years 6 months | and 6 days."

Tredwell Children, order of iv. uncertain :
i. Henry Hewlett,' b. 20th Apr., 1801, bapt. Trinity
Church, N. Y. City, 24th Apr., 1803, d. at sea, on
board U. S. Ship, Vincennes, 26th March, 1847,



,9,2.] Descendants of Edward Tre{a)dwell through his son John. 379

unmar Administration on his estate was granted
in N Y Co to his brother, Edward, 13th May, 1847.
ii Tames'P "' d. unmar., Brooklyn, N. Y., after short ill-
^ ness, li'th Nov., 1836, bur. 13th Nov., beside mother,
and remains removed to All Saints' churchyard.
Great Neck, No. Hempstead, L. I. Res N. Y.
Inscription : "Sacred \ to the memory of | James P.
Tredwell ] who departed this Life | Nov^ 11, 1836 |
aged 32 years 10 months | & 14 days."
80 iii. Edward Lawrence.'

Nancy,' d. before nth Apr., 1814, infant.



IV.



,7 Sarah Peters^ Tredwell (William^ Benjamin, Thomas
Tohn^ Edward'), born Goshen, Orange County New York, Sat-
urday, 77th January, 1778, baptized by Elder WiUiam Parkinson,
,rd ADril 1807 died New York City, New York, 6.30 AM.,
TTridav 26th April, 1850; married New York City, 26th May,
f7jfp;7q6Trtny Church, New York City), Stephen Ball Munn
of Niw York City^ Residence, New York City, New York.

Munn Children :
i. Julia Anne,' b. 15th Feb., 1799, d. ist Aug., 1836 ; mar.

John Moore. S. p. ^ r^ ^ o

ii Stephen Ball,' b. 5th Feb., 1800, d 31st Oct., 1840;
mar. Caroline Wygant, also Adelaide Keyes. i

iii WnHam Henry Tredwell,' b. 2nd June 1802, d. 26th

lune 1877 ; mar. Mary Warner. 9 children,
iv. Susan Matilda,' b. loth Dec, 1803, d. Dec, 1838 ; mar.
Teremiah Beebe. i child. 0.1,0^

V Caroline Laura,' b. 12th June 1806, d. i8th Sept.,

1866 ; mar. Henry Stokes. 7 children,
vi Sarah Peters Tredwell,' b. 22nd Jan., 1809, d. 29th
■ March, 1853 ; mar. Thomas Frederick Cornell. 4

vii Emily Augusta,' b. 14th Nov., 181 1, d. 8th Sept., 1851 ;

mar Capt. John Pierce. 3 children,
viii. Elizabeth; b. 19th Jan., 1815, d. 17th FeK ^874 ; mar.

(.\ Root ; (2) John B. Borst. 7 children.

ix. Mary Adelaide,' b. loth Dec, 1818 ; mar. Russel

Glover, n children.
.8 Tohn Augustus' Tredwell (Samuel,^ Samuel,' Thomas,'
W^ E^wfrd^), born (?Rye, New York), 24th June, 1773, died
between Tune 799, and 21st February, 1800 ; married Green-
S Connect cut,i8th November, 1793, Martha Hanes Kennedy
horn .th Tune 17;., daughter of Robert and Sarah Kennedy of
New York Cit;.^ Martha H. (Kennedy) Tredwell married (2)
TZ New York 26th March, 1803, Jesse Park, Jr. both then of
Purchase (Harr son's), Westchester county. New York and she
d^ed x6thVnuary, 1853, buried xgth January, by side^e^ond
husband Milton Point cemetery, Rye, New York. Jesse Park^
Jr.; d^ed 15th May, 1848, aged 76 years, gravestone. John



38o Descendants of Edward Tre{a)d'well through his son John. [Oct.*

Augustus" Tredwell resided in Harrison, Westchester county,
1794; Rye, same county, time of death. Ensign in Capt. Isaac
Webber's Light Infantry, Westchester County, 1793 ; lieutenant
in Capt. Joseph Hatfield's company of Light Infantry, same
county, 1797. Letters of administration were granted on his
estate to his father-in-law, Robert Kennedy ; Westchester county
Administrations, A:258. Jesse Park, Jr., left a will ; Westchester
county Wills, 30:533.

Inscription :
" Sacred | to the memory of | Martha H. Park | Daughter of
I Robert Kennedy | and wife of | Jesse Park, Jr. | Born June 5th,
1775 I Died January 16*'^ 1853 | aged j 77 yrs. 7 mos. & 11 Dy."

Tredwell Children (there were several Park children):

i. Robert Kennedy,' d. Rye, N. Y., at home of step-
father, buried Milton Point Cem., Rye, N. Y. Res.,
Rye and Harrison, N. Y. His will, Westchester Co.,
M:46i. Inscription : "In | memory of | Robert K.
Tredwell | who departed this | Life | June i, 1830 |
Ae. 36 years & | 9 months."
81 ii. Samuel John.'

iii. Elizabeth L.,' d. 9 Feb., 1818, aet, 19 yrs., 11 mos., 19
days, bur. Milton Point cem., Rye, N. Y., (g. s.) ;
mar. Rye, N. Y., 5 Oct., 1815, Nehemiah Purdy,
probably bapt. 18 Sept., 1791, son of Nehemiah and
Elizabeth Purdy (records Christ's Church, Rye, N.
Y.). 2 children.

iv. John Augustus,' bapt. 2 May, 1803, bur. Milton Point
cem., Rye, N. Y., 5 Nov., 1808. Inscription : " In |
remembrance | of | John A. Tredwell | Grandson of
Robert and | Sarah Kennedy, born 30*'' | March, 1800,
departed this | life Nov"" 3^'^ i8°8 | aged 8 years 7
months & | 4 Days."

59. Nathaniel Hazard' Tre(a)dwell (Thomas,' Timothy,*
Thomas,' John,'' Edward"), born Smithtown, Suffolk county, N.
Y., 17 Jan,, 1768, died L'Original, Province of Ontario, Canada,
22 Dec, 1855, (?i856), buried L'Original, Canada; married (Pin
L'Original), 5 Sept., 1792, Margaret Piatt, died L'Original, 8
April, 1859, buried L'Original, daughter of Judge Charles and
Caroline (Adriance) Piatt of Smithtown and Plattsburgh, N. Y.
He moved to Clinton county, N. Y., with his father, but soon
settled, building the first house and mill, in Seignory of L'Orig-
inal, Canada, which came into his possession about 1794, his
estate there being later confiscated because of his refusal to
swear allegiance to Great Britain during 181 2 War, for which he
was also imprisoned at St. John, Lower Canada. When released,
he returned to Plattsburgh, N. Y., and ran the Treadwell's Mills
(lumber) on Saranac River. These were swept away by a
freshet in 1830. At this period he resided on the south side of
the river in a large 2-story house, which was later purchased by
J. D. Woodward and removed to Morrisonville. After the



,912.] Descendants of Edward Tre{a)dwell through his son John. 38 1

freshet he moved to Broad St., Plattsburgh; then, about ? 840, he

eturned to ^Original, his f- ^Charles P. Treadwell havmg s^^^^^

ceeded in recovering the family f ^^^^^ .^^^..i^SSurgli,

Three Centuries in Chaniplain Valley, 1909-

Tre(a)dwell Children:
i Henry Onderdonk,' b. 29 May, r795, d. Hav.ks^;;^r>j,
Prov. Quebec, Can., 27 May, 1874. bur. L Original,
on his 8ist birthday. .. „,

ii Caroline Adriance,' b. 5 Nov., 1796, d. n April, i860,

iii AC'^Mlda' ""'Original, Can., 17 Jan., 1800, d. 15
"'• ^une x8"8'; mar. Clinton, N. Y.. 17 Feb., ^\-^^}^^^^l

ed! or and bookseller. See Redfield Family ; The
Essex County Republican (N. Y.), July to, 1890
Rescript of Treadw ell and Piatt Genealogy, pp. 14-16.
7 children.
82 iv. Charles Piatt.' , . . ^

v Margaret Hazard,' d. in infancy.

vi Mare-aret' b 23 April, 1806, d. 16 Aug., 1880; mar.

"" ""p fttsburgb, I^. y! 26th (?27th) Sept. X836 Duncan

Dewar of St. Andrews, Canada East, b. 9 Sept., 1807.

Res., St. Andrews, C. E. 4 children.

vii. Melicent,' d. in infancy. ^^r St

vTii Letitia Halsey,' b. 18 May, 1809, Imng ^890; mar St

Andrews, Province Quebec, 28 Aug., 1839 Charles

Wales of St. Andrews, d. St. Andrews, 30 May 1877.

Res St Andrews, Prov. Quebec, Can. 11 children.

ix. Nathaniel,' b. 181 1; d. in infancy.

A M^nnah Phoenix' Tredwell (Thomas,^ Timothy,* Thomas'
T°hn?Edward'rborn Sunken keadows, Smithtown, Suffolk
John Edward °P^^.^^ ^^^^ Clinton, Oneida county, 15

Zr7':8^6., m'arHed'2"'seytl x8o:. Rev. Henry Davis, born East

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nton colleges, having been the second president of the latter.
^^^^^, ^0-2, History of the Davis hamily,\^j A. H. Davis, 188S.

Davis Children:

ii- ^^l%'b%^X%, d. Graefenberg, Silesia A„s-
trilf . Sept., .84;; mar. Emily M. Turn.er, d. Syra-



382 Descendants of Edward Tre{a)d'wen through his son John. [Oct.,

cuse, N. Y,, 15 Nov., 1871. Attorney. Res., Syra-
cuse, N. Y.

iii. Mary Ann,' b. 6 Aug., 1806, d. 15 April, 1861; mar. 26
Sept., 1831, Rev. E. D. Maltbie, d. 10 July, 1858. 4
children.

iv. Charles Chauncy,' b. 13 Nov., 1807, d. 8 Feb,, 1809.
V. Anne,' b. 10 Feb., 1809, d. Clinton, N. Y., 17 June, 1827.

vi. Thomas Treadwell,' b. Middlebury, Vt., 22 Aug., 1810,
d. Unionville, near Washington, D. C, 2 May, 1872;
mar. S. Matilda Henry. 3 children.

61. Thomas' Tre(a)dwell (Thomas,' Timothy," Thomas,' John,'
Edward'), born about 177 1, died at home on Treadwell's Bay,

near Plattsburgh, N. Y., 26 Jan., 1859; married , 1809, Polly

Stratton, died 1852, probably dau. of Elder John and Esther S.
Stratton. Residence, Beekmantown, N. Y. Elder of First Pres-
byterian church, Plattsburgh, N. Y.; see memorial window.

Tre(a)dwell Children:
i. Timothy S.,' b. 17 April, 1810, d. , 1883; mar. Mar-
garet M'Naught, survived husband,
ii. Esther M.,' b. 2 March, 1813; mar. Rev. Joseph H.
Eaton, d. He was founder and president until
death, of Unioti University., Murfreesboro, Tenn. 5
children.

iii. Thomas,' b. 2 Nov., 1815; mar. . Res., London,

Canada. 5 children.

iv. Benjamin,' b. , 1818, drowned , 1869. Unmar,

It is said town of Treadwell., Can., was named after
him, and he kept store there for cousin, Charles P.
Treadwell.
V. William,' b. , 1822, d. unmar.

62. Anne Hazard' Tre(a)dwell (Thomas,* Timothy," Thomas,'



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