Henry Perine Todd of Rochester NY
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Henry Perine Todd8, (Caleb7, Caleb6, Caleb5, Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Nov. 22, 1839, died June 14, 1911, married June 18, 1879, Mary Stone, daughter of Timothy Marther and Elizabeth Ann (Swain) Todd, who was born Dec. 9, 1844. She is now (1913) living in Rochester, N. Y. For her ancestry see No. 582.
Mr. Todd was born in Marcellus, Onondaga County, N. Y., where his father was a farmer at one time. When he was about ten years of age, the family moved to Dewitt, Onondaga County, N. Y. He attended the Academy at Moravia, N. Y. In July, 1861, at the outbreak of the civil war, he enlisted at Syracuse, N. Y., and became a member of Company B., 3rd New York Cavalry, and saw much hard service until early in 1862, when he was discharged for physical disability. He survived the very severe illness incurred in the service, however, and after the war moved with his parents to Spencerport, Monroe County, N. Y., where they purchased a farm. There he lived until 1908, when he retired and moved to Rochester, N. Y.
At the time of her marriage, Mrs. Todd was a teacher of music in a private academy in Haddonfield, Penn.
Her home was in Fayetteville, N. Y. She was born in Manlius, Onondaga County, N. Y., her father owning and operating “Todd’s Mill” at that place.
1983. Harry Swain, b. July 11, 1880, unmarried in 1913, he resides with his mother in Rochester, N. Y.; he attended the Spencerport Union School, and the Brockport State Normal School; graduated from the University of Rochester, and the Buffalo Law School. He received the degree of A. M. Yale University, specializing in Constitutional Law and History. Admitted to the New York Bar in the summer of 1908, and at the present time (1914) is practicing law at Rochester, N. Y.