William Harvey Trowbridge (1828 - 1890)

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Birthplace: Tully, Onondaga, NY, USA
Death: Died in Kendallville, Noble, IN, USA
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About William Harvey Trowbridge

William H. Trowbridge was born in Onondaga County, N.Y., March 4, 1828. He is a son of Samuel and Bethiah (Winslow) Trowbridge, who were both natives of New York and the parents of eight children, six sons of whom are yet living. W. H. Trowbridge was reared a farmer. At the age of twenty-four, he started overland for California, but instead of going to the expected destination he went to Oregon, where he engaged in lumbering. The spring of 1855 he returned to Indiana, and purchased his present place. He was married, November 22, 1862, to Ann Eliza Wilson, who bore him one son--Herbert H., who has since died. The mother died April 10, 1865, and August 10, 1867, Mr. Trowbridge married his present wife, Berthana Woodruffe. This lady has borne him seven children--George F., Joseph P., Walter, Harry, Emma and two that died in infancy. Mr. Trowbridge is a Republican and owns eighty acres of good land.


-- Counties of Whitley and Noble, Indiana: Historical and Biographical.  Chicago: F.A.Battey & Co., 1882, p.412
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William Harvey Trowbridge's Timeline

1828
March 4, 1828
Tully, Onondaga, NY, USA
1862
November 22, 1862
Age 34
Kendallville,IN
1863
October 5, 1863
Age 35
Noble Co.,IN
1867
August 11, 1867
Age 39
Noble Co.,IN
1868
September 3, 1868
Age 40
Noble Co.,IN
1869
November 25, 1869
Age 41
Noble Co.,IN
November 25, 1869
Age 41
Noble Co.,IN
1870
December 29, 1870
Age 42
Noble, Indiana, United States
1873
July 10, 1873
Age 45
Noble County, Indiana, United States
1875
March 28, 1875
Age 47
Kendallville, Noble, IN, USA