Capt. Warren Delano Jr.

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Warren Delano, Jr.

Also Known As: "Warren /Delano/"
Birthplace: Fairhaven, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Algonac, Orange, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Warren Delano; Warren DELANO; Deborah Perry Delano and Deborah DELANO
Husband of Catherine DELANO and Catherine Robbins Delano
Father of Sara Ann "Sallie" Roosevelt; infant Susan Maria Delano; Louise Church Delano; Deborah "Dora" Perry Forbes; Anne "Annie" Lyman Hitch and 6 others
Brother of Frederick adrian Delano; Franklin H. Delano; Louisa Church Delano; Edward Delano; Deborah Perry "Dora" Delano and 3 others

Occupation: Big in the "China trade." My third great grandfather's third cousin, Ship Captain
Managed by: John Patrick McCaffrey
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About Capt. Warren Delano Jr.

Warren Delano, Jr., Fairhaven, Mass. 13 July 1809-Algonac, N.Y. 17 Jan. 1898, Northampton, Mass. 1 Nov. 1843

Catherine Robbins Lyman, Northampton, Mass. 12 Jan. 1825-Algonac 10 Feb. 1896



November 1, Warren Delano II marries Catherine Robbins Lyman during a short visit to Massachusetts. The couple settles in Canton, China.


Warren Delano II returns to Fairhaven a millionaire after his years in China. In the winter of 1846-'47 he purchases part of the Jonathan Nye farm on Main St. to create Riverside Cemetery. By this time, Warren II has become one of the great merchants of the clipper ship period.


July 7, Riverside Cemetery is consecrated. It was created by Warren Delano II. His father, Warren Delano I, serves as president of the Riverside Cemetery Corporation until 1861.


Warren Delano II purchases 60 acres on the Hudson River two miles north of Newburgh, NY. There, Algonac, the Delano estate is established.


September 21, Sara Delano, the seventh child of Warren II and Catherine (Lyman) Delano, is born at Algonac, the Delano estate on the Hudson River at Newburgh, NY.


October, Warren Delano II loses much of his fortune in the Panic of 1857.

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Capt. Warren Delano Jr.'s Timeline

July 13, 1809
Fairhaven, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States
November 1, 1843
Age 34
October 13, 1844
Age 35
Macao, Anhui, China
June 4, 1846
Age 36
Macao, Anhui, China
August 29, 1847
Age 38
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA
January 8, 1849
Age 39
New York, New York, New York, USA
September 20, 1850
Age 41
Newburg, NY
September 20, 1852
Age 43
Newburg, Wyoming, New York, USA
September 21, 1855
Age 46
Algonac, Orange Co, NY
February 3, 1857
Age 47
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