Albert Cornelius Chittenden

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Albert Cornelius Chittenden

Birthplace: Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Boulder, CO, USA
Cause of death: complications of asthma
Place of Burial: Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Cornelius Chittenden and Rachel Chittenden
Husband of Patience Lavinia Chittenden
Father of Richard Handy Chittenden; Rev. Albert Jerome Chittenden; Newton Henry Chittenden; Adelaide Lavinia Chittenden; Alson Cornelius Chittenden and 5 others
Brother of Hetty Chittenden; James Porter Chittenden; Polly Ann Chittenden; Rachel Chittenden and Susan Chittenden

Occupation: Minister, Farmer
Managed by: JZ
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About Albert Cornelius Chittenden

Albert Cornelius Chittenden was a minister. He moved his family from Connecticut to Ripon, Wisconsin in an effort to relieve his asthma (Wisconsin ?!). I don't know how he came to be in Colorado at the time of his death, but perhaps it was for the same reasons.

At Find A Grave: "View of a grave marker in Boulder, Colorado; shows an elaborate metal marker with a rounded top and much raised detail adorning the face; "Forward and Faithful" under the raised image of a crucifix with a crown hanging around it; inscription reads: 'Rev Albert Chittenden,' Connecticut, Died March 1878 Aged ?? Yrs;' other stones and trees in the background." -Denver Western History Digital Collection. Photo added to Find A Grave by PickledDuncan 1/10/2012

Also from Find A Grave: "Albert J. Chittenden purchaser ca Mar 1878 C1 Whole. (BB1:9) Rev. Chittenden was the youngest and the last surviving member of family of 9. His father was a soldier in t he Revolution. Albert married about age 25. They lived on a New England farm before moving to Rippon, WI in 1860. He'd been in Boulder just two years. His was survived among others by his son Rev. A.J. Chittenden. (obituaries) Estate files shows real estate in Boulder and personal property, including a piano. Children mentioned: Rev A. J. Chittenden, Harry A., Adda L., Alsen C., Carrie D. Turner, Ezra P., Emma R. Clark. Patience Lavinia Chittenden died 23 June 1886 at the home of her daughter Mrs. Dr. Joseph M. Turner in Brooklyn, NY. Age 69 years. Widow of Rev. Albert C. Chittenden, late of Boulder. (HW 30 June 1886:5)1880 Boulder census: Albert J. Chittenden 41 CT CT CT clergyman, Eliza J. 30 NY - - , Robert L. 1 CO (Oct 2002 update)"

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Albert Cornelius Chittenden's Timeline

February 14, 1812
Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
July 9, 1835
Age 23
May 17, 1836
Age 24
Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA
July 26, 1838
Age 26
Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA
September 10, 1840
Age 28
Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA
April 7, 1843
Age 31
Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA
July 29, 1845
Age 33
Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA
January 8, 1849
Age 36
Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA
January 8, 1849
Age 36
Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
February 22, 1851
Age 39
Westbrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA