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William Harvey Trowbridge

Birthdate: (61)
Birthplace: Tully, Onondaga, NY, USA
Death: January 30, 1890 (61)
Kendallville, Noble, IN, USA
Place of Burial: Noble, IN, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Forrest Trowbridge and Bethiah Winslow
Husband of Ann Eliza Wilson and Bethana Woodruff
Father of Herbert Forest Trowbridge; George T Trowbridge; Leone Cornelia Trowbridge; Leo Nathan Trowbridge; Joseph Richard Trowbridge and 3 others
Brother of David Dunning Trowbridge; Isabelle Tryphena Wilson; Sarah Matilda Trowbridge; Jerome Trowbridge; Addison Trowbridge and 2 others

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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

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