Oren Root, II

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Oren Root, II

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Syracuse, Onondaga, NY, USA
Death: Died in Clinton, Oneida, NY, USA
Cause of death: cirrhosis of the liver
Immediate Family:

Son of Oren Root, I and Nancy Whitney Root
Husband of Anna Julia Higgins; Ida Cecile Gordon and Anna Kay
Father of Edwin Buttrick Root; Elihu Root, U.S. Secretary of War and State, Nobel Peace Prize 1912; Oren Root, III; Alice Gordon Nichols; Walstein Root and 1 other
Brother of Abigail Pickney and Edward Walstein Root

Occupation: Professor of mathematics
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About Oren Root, II

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Son of Oren and Nancy Whitney (Buttrick) Root; grandson of Elihu and Achsa (Pomeroy) Root, and of Horatio Gates and Mary (Barnard) Buttrick, and a descendant of Capt. James Root of Great Barrington, Mass., and of Major John Buttrick of Concord, Mass. Oren Root, Sr. (1803-1885), graduate of Hamilton, 1833 (LL.D., University of Rochester, 1865), was professor of mathematics, astronomy, mineralogy and geology, 1849-81. Oren Root, Jr., was graduated from Hamilton in 1856; was admitted to the bar in 1858, and practised in Milwaukee, Wis., 1858-59. He was married, first, Dec. 2, 1862, to Anna Julia, daughter of John Higgins of Waterford, N.Y.; she died in September, 1865; secondly in May, 1867, to Ida Cecile, daughter of John B. Gordon; she died in September, 1896; and thirdly, December 16, 1901, to Anna, daughter of Chief-Justice R. D. Kay [error for Robert D. Ray (-R.)] of Carrollton, Mo.

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Oren Root, II's Timeline

1838
May 18, 1838
Syracuse, Onondaga, NY, USA
1845
February 15, 1845
Age 6
Clinton, Oneida, NY, USA
1863
September 21, 1863
Age 25
1868
March 21, 1868
Age 29
1870
June 6, 1870
Age 32
1873
June 21, 1873
Age 35
1887
November 16, 1887
Age 49