William Henry Harrison Ransom

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William Henry Harrison Ransom

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Birthplace: Wurtsboro, Orange, New York, United States
Death: Died in Ransomville, Niagara, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Peleg Ransom and Letitia Jane Ransom
Husband of Eliza Jane Ransom
Father of Carrie Moote Thayer; Elton Tarbell Ransom; Herbert M. Ransom; Jennie L Ransom; Susie Darling Ransom and 8 others
Brother of John Benjamin Ransom; James Walter Ransom; George Washington Ransom; Lewis Ransom; Oscar Ransom and 5 others

Occupation: General Store Owner
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About William Henry Harrison Ransom

Birth: Oct. 11, 1816 Orange County New York, USA Death: Dec. 28, 1889 Ransomville Niagara County New York, USA

William was the son of Peleg and Letitia Jane (Lewis) Ransom and nephew of Jehiel Clark Ransom. Uncle Jehiel was an early settler in Niagara Co., and the village of Ransomville was named for him. Uncle Jehiel operated a general store in the village which was passed on to William and then to William's sons: " W. H. H. Ransom & Son". The store was located on the corner of Ransomville Road and route 93 and stayed open about 100 years. William married Eliza J. Estes February 22, 1843 in Wilson, Niagara Co., New York. They had thirteen children.

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William Henry Harrison Ransom's Timeline

1817
February 15, 1817
Wurtsboro, Orange, New York, United States
1842
February 22, 1842
Age 25
New York, United States
1846
February 20, 1846
Age 29
1847
July 7, 1847
Age 30
1848
September 7, 1848
Age 31
Ransomville, Niagara, New York, United States
1850
1850
Age 32
1851
1851
Age 33
1853
April 8, 1853
Age 36
Ransomville, New York, United States
1854
1854
Age 36
1856
1856
Age 38