Location: South Salem New York

Oliver Todd of South Salem NY

Oliver Todd5, (Abraham4, Jonah3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Oct. 25, 1748, in Greenwich, Conn., died Dec. 25, 1814, married July 25, 1768, Lydia Close, b. Oct. 5, 1747, d. April 27, 1825. Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. choose a state: Any AL AK AZ AR CA CO CT DE DC FL GA HI ID IL IN IA KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WI WY INTL Start Now Oliver Todd and his brother with their wives moved to South Salem, N. Y., at the time that the British occupied Greenwich, Conn. They settled on land now owned by George Todd. He served in Col. Crane’s regiment from Westchester County during the Revolutionary war, and thus loyally fought for the cause of freedom. He and his wife both lie buried in the old Todd plot, in the cemetery which is on the old Todd Homestead. Children: *355. Fannie, b. Aug. 28, 1775. *356. Ira, b. July 18, 1777. *357. Huldah, b. July 12, 1779. *358. Uel, b. May 2,...

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Abraham Todd of South Salem NY

Abraham Todd5, (Abraham4, Jonah3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Dec. 21, 1738, in Greenwich Ct., died April 19, 1797, married Aug. 24, 1757, Lydia Husted, who was born Aug. 31, 1737, died Aug. 23, 1811. “After his marriage he settled in South Salem, N. Y., now Lewisboro, about three miles east of Goldens Bridge, New York. He was a farmer. His grave is on his farm. He served in the Revolution under Lieut. Col. Joseph Benedicts in the Associated Exempts, Westchester County militia. He was Lieut. in the Westchester County militia, Thirteenth regiment, under Col. Pierre Van Cortland and Col. Drake. He also served in the fourth regiment under Col. Thaddeus Crane. In the Westchester County records, Page 268, Land Bounty records, he was given land for his service in the fourth regiment during the Revolution.” From History of Families of Southern New York, by Lewis Publishing Company. Children: *350. Hannah, b. May 26, 1759. *351. Abraham, b. Feb. 23, 1762. 352. Lydia, b. June 22, 1764, m. Stephen Holley. 353. Mabel, b. March 15, 1769, d. June 22, 1793, m. Gideon Seeley. *354. David, b. July 29,...

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Ira Todd of South Salem NY

Ira Todd6, (Oliver5, Abraham4, Jonah3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born July 18, 1777, died Feb. 16, 1844, married Feb. 10, 1801, Rebecca Gilbert. He was a farmer of South Salem, N. Y. His will divides his property between his two children. A copy may be seen in book 27 of wills, Surrogate Office, White Plains, N. Y. Children: *818. Stephen, b. Jan. 20, 1803. *819. Sallie Ann, b. March 6,...

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Uel Todd of Westchester County NY

Uel Todd6, (Oliver5, Abraham4, Jonah3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born May 2, 1782, in South Salem, N. Y., died Feb. 27, 1852, married first, Laura, daughter of Enoch Mead who was a Colonel in Revolutionary Army. She was born Jan. 22, 1783, died July 26, 1814. He married second, widow Jane (Baker) Teed, relict of Samuel Teed, and daughter of Samuel Baker, of Somers, N. Y. He married third, Betsey (Baker) Purdy, widow and a sister of his second wife. In 1812, he moved with his family to the farm previously owned by his father, in the town of Somers, N. Y., near White Hall Corners. This farm was willed to him by his father, as a part of his share of the estate. Besides this farm, he owned some property in Greenboro, N. Y., where he at one time resided. He was buried in the Todd lot in the cemetery located near his farm. Children by Laura Mead: *820. Harvey Mead, b. June 2, 1803. *821. Oliver Uel, b. Oct. 5, 1805. *822. Rufus Linus, b. March 24, 1807. *823. Laura Jane, b. March 9, 1809. *824. Emmeline, b. Oct. 5, 1810. *825. Hancy, b. June 21, 1812. *826. Ira, b. July 13, 1814. Children by Jane (Baker) Teed: *827. Albert, b. July 29, 1815. 828. Alma, b. Feb. 17, 1817, d. Sept. 15, 1840, m. Samuel McCord. They lived...

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Oliver Uel Todd of Somers NY

Oliver Uel Todd7, (Uel6, Oliver5, Abraham4, Jonah3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Oct. 5, 1805, in South Salem, N. Y., died Oct. 5, 1880, married Dec. 10, 1832, Hester Jane Green, who was born Sept. 12, 1809, died Feb. 18, 1896. At the age of seven, he moved to Somers, N. Y., with the other members of the family, and settled upon the farm which afterwards became his own and home for life. Educational advantages at the time were extremely limited, and the youthful Oliver made the most of the few winter months of tuition available at the district school, and acquired a fair education, but his life work was to be more manual than mental, and his education was most thoroughly practical, installed by the hardy experiences of the old days of farming. Close application and untiring industry, naturally resulted in developing a model farm, comprising about two hundred and fifty acres, with a good house and other farm buildings. At the age of twenty-seven he married Miss Hester Jane, daughter of Isaac Green of Somers, N. Y., who brought to the home he had prepared, an experience in the duties pertaining to a farmers life, and a genial and happy disposition, well calculated to enhance prosperity. Conveniently situated upon the direct turnpike road, the immense droves of cattle and sheep, slowly wended their way toward the city markets, found...

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Joseph N. Todd of South Salem NY

Joseph N. Todd8, (Jonah7, Abraham6, Abraham5, Abraham4, Jonah3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born May 3, 1816, in South Salem, N. Y., died June 2, 1877, in Prescott, Wis., married Sarah Ann Reynolds, who died July 12, 1902. He was a farmer. Children: *2169. Irving, b. July 23, 1841. *2170. William R., b. June 8, 1845. 2171. Jonah, b. Sept. 18, 1847; he is a farmer and lives in Prescott, Wis., unmarried. *2172. Morris R., b. Sept. 6, 1850. 2173. Harvey A., b. Oct. 29,...

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