Second Twin Cowles

     Second Twin Cowles was the son of Rev. Sylvester Cowles and Frances Wolcott Wood.

Oliver Ellsworth Cowles

b. circa 1851, d. 13 March 1860
     Oliver Ellsworth Cowles was born circa 1851. He was the son of Rev. Sylvester Cowles and Frances Wolcott Wood. Oliver Ellsworth Cowles died on 13 March 1860 at Orlean, NY.

Martha Potter Bontecou

b. circa 1807, d. 30 April 1855
     Martha Potter Bontecou was born circa 1807 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA. She married Oliver Ellsworth Wood, son of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth, on 23 November 1836. Martha Potter Bontecou died on 30 April 1855.

Children of Martha Potter Bontecou and Oliver Ellsworth Wood

Frances Ellsworth Wood1,2

b. 24 June 1838, d. 9 April 1842
     Frances Ellsworth Wood was born on 24 June 1838. She was the daughter of Oliver Ellsworth Wood and Martha Potter Bontecou. Frances Ellsworth Wood died on 9 April 1842 at New York City, NY, at age 3.

Citations

  1. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II, Vol. II:Pg. 219.
  2. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 30/Item 57.

Catherine Bontecou Wood1,2

b. 20 April 1843, d. 14 June 1913
     Unmarried. Catherine Bontecou Wood was born on 20 April 1843. She was the daughter of Oliver Ellsworth Wood and Martha Potter Bontecou. Catherine Bontecou Wood died on 14 June 1913 at New York City, NY, at age 70.

Citations

  1. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II, Vol. II:Pg. 219.
  2. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 30/Item 58.

Catherine Lathrop

     Catherine Lathrop was born at Hadley, Hampshire Co., MA. She married Oliver Ellsworth Wood, son of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth.

Child of Catherine Lathrop and Oliver Ellsworth Wood

Winthrop Wood1,2

     Stiles indicates that he died in his 6th year. Winthrop Wood was the son of Oliver Ellsworth Wood and Catherine Lathrop.

Citations

  1. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II, Vol. II:Pg. 219.
  2. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 30/Item 59.

Susan Townsend Merwin1

b. 17 November 1812, d. 6 September 1898
     Susan Townsend Merwin was born on 17 November 1812. She was the daughter of Rev. Samuel Merwin and Clarina B. Taylor. Susan Townsend Merwin married Rev. George Ingersoll Wood, son of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth, on 28 April 1840 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. Susan Townsend Merwin died on 6 September 1898 at age 85.

Children of Susan Townsend Merwin and Rev. George Ingersoll Wood

Citations

  1. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II, Vol. II:Pg. 219.

Emily Merwin Wood1

b. 11 February 1841, d. 18 May 1916
     Donna Siemiatkoski cites DAR record # 946; and George Vinal. Emily Merwin Wood was born on 11 February 1841 at Washington, DC. She was the daughter of Rev. George Ingersoll Wood and Susan Townsend Merwin. Emily Merwin Wood married Washington Irving Vinal, son of Dr. Levi Greer Vinal and Mary Ann Page, on 2 July 1878. Emily Merwin Wood died on 18 May 1916 at age 75.

Children of Emily Merwin Wood and Washington Irving Vinal

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 48/Item 60.

Brig. Gen. Oliver Ellsworth Wood1

b. 6 June 1844, d. 4 December 1910
     Donna Siemiatkoski cites Harriet Ellsworth Siebert and an interview with Oliver ellsworth Wood, Jr. Brig. Gen. Oliver Ellsworth Wood was born on 6 June 1844. He was the son of Rev. George Ingersoll Wood and Susan Townsend Merwin. Brig. Gen. Oliver Ellsworth Wood was graduated on 17 June 1867 at US Military Academy, West Point, Orange Co., NY. He married Mary Wadsworth Norton on 3 June 1873. Brig. Gen. Oliver Ellsworth Wood died on 4 December 1910 at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, at age 66.

Children of Brig. Gen. Oliver Ellsworth Wood and Mary Wadsworth Norton

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 49/Item 61.

George Ingersoll Wood

b. 12 February 1850, d. 15 April 1877
     George Ingersoll Wood was born on 12 February 1850 at North Branford, CT. He was the son of Rev. George Ingersoll Wood and Susan Townsend Merwin. George Ingersoll Wood died on 15 April 1877 at age 27.

Joseph Wolcott Wood

b. 12 October 1851, d. 3 May 1877
     Joseph Wolcott Wood was born on 12 October 1851 at Ellington, CT. He was the son of Rev. George Ingersoll Wood and Susan Townsend Merwin. Joseph Wolcott Wood died on 3 May 1877 at at sea at age 25.

Prof. Chester Smith Lyman

b. 13 January 1814, d. 29 January 1890
     Prof. Chester Smith Lyman was born on 13 January 1814 at Manchester, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Chester Lyman and Mary Smith. Prof. Chester Smith Lyman married Delia Williams Wood, daughter of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth, on 20 June 1850 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. Prof. Chester Smith Lyman died on 29 January 1890 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT, at age 76.

Children of Prof. Chester Smith Lyman and Delia Williams Wood

Daughter Lyman

b. 11 April 1851, d. 11 April 1851
     Daughter Lyman died on 11 April 1851 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. She was born on 11 April 1851 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. She was the daughter of Prof. Chester Smith Lyman and Delia Williams Wood.

Elizabeth Ellsworth Lyman

b. 11 November 1852, d. 22 October 1907
     Elizabeth Ellsworth Lyman was born on 11 November 1852. She was the daughter of Prof. Chester Smith Lyman and Delia Williams Wood. Elizabeth Ellsworth Lyman died on 22 October 1907 at age 54.

William Chester Lyman

b. 15 March 1855, d. 24 May 1855
     William Chester Lyman was born on 15 March 1855. He was the son of Prof. Chester Smith Lyman and Delia Williams Wood. William Chester Lyman died on 24 May 1855.

Oliver Ellsworth Lyman

b. 10 May 1856, d. 6 September 1884
     Oliver Ellsworth Lyman was born on 10 May 1856 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. He was the son of Prof. Chester Smith Lyman and Delia Williams Wood. Oliver Ellsworth Lyman was graduated in 1876 at Yale College, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. He died on 6 September 1884 at Brooklyn, NY, at age 28.

Delia Wood Lyman1,2

b. 3 October 1858, d. 16 January 1933
     Donna Siemiatkoski cites the New Haven First Church Records; the SSDI; and Hariet Ellsworth Siebert. Delia Wood Lyman was born on 3 October 1858 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. She was the daughter of Prof. Chester Smith Lyman and Delia Williams Wood. Delia Wood Lyman was baptized on 29 June 1859 at New Haven First Church, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. She was CHURCH MEMBERSHIP on 2 May 1873 at New Haven First Church, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. She was graduated at Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA. She married Frank Chamberlain Porter, son of Prof. William Porter and Ellen Gertrude Chapin. Delia Wood Lyman died on 16 January 1933 at age 74. She was buried at Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT.

Children of Delia Wood Lyman and Frank Chamberlain Porter

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 49/Item 68.
  2. [S104] DAR DAR Lineage book, Vol. 45/Item 44182.

Chester Wolcott Lyman1

b. 25 May 1861, d. 7 April 1926
     Chester Wolcott Lyman was born on 25 May 1861 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. He was the son of Prof. Chester Smith Lyman and Delia Williams Wood. Chester Wolcott Lyman was graduated in 1882 at Yale College, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. He was graduated in 1895 at AM; Yale College, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. He married Marguerite Buhler Couleru on 26 February 1915 at New York. Chester Wolcott Lyman died on 7 April 1926 at age 64.

Child of Chester Wolcott Lyman and Marguerite Buhler Couleru

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 50/Item 69.

Hannah Tooker Lawrence

d. 10 June 1876
     Hannah Tooker Lawrence was the daughter of John Lawrence and Sarah Anne (?) Hannah Tooker Lawrence married William Cowper Wood, son of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth, on 18 September 1846. Hannah Tooker Lawrence died on 10 June 1876.

Children of Hannah Tooker Lawrence and William Cowper Wood

Fanny Ellsworth Wood1

b. 3 April 1849, d. 15 March 1889
     Fanny Ellsworth Wood was born on 3 April 1849 at Joliet, IL. She was the daughter of William Cowper Wood and Hannah Tooker Lawrence. Fanny Ellsworth Wood died on 15 March 1889 at age 39.

Children of Fanny Ellsworth Wood and Phineas Barnes

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 51/Item 70.

John Lawrence Wood

b. 17 November 1852, d. 22 March 1933 or 24 1933
     John Lawrence Wood was born on 17 November 1852 at Joliet, IL. He was the son of William Cowper Wood and Hannah Tooker Lawrence. John Lawrence Wood died on 22 March 1933 or 24 1933 at Glen Ridge, NJ.

Henry Ellsworth Wood1

b. 18 January 1855, d. 6 October 1932
     A mining engineer, he graduated from the Sheffield Scientific School of yale University in 1876. Henry Ellsworth Wood was born on 18 January 1855 at Joliet, IL. He was the son of William Cowper Wood and Hannah Tooker Lawrence. Henry Ellsworth Wood married Belle Matteson McGinnis on 1 November 1880. Henry Ellsworth Wood died on 6 October 1932 at age 77.

Children of Henry Ellsworth Wood and Belle Matteson McGinnis

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 51/Item 72.

Alice Wolcott Wood

b. 31 August 1856, d. 1915
     Alice Wolcott Wood was born on 31 August 1856. She was the daughter of William Cowper Wood and Hannah Tooker Lawrence. Alice Wolcott Wood died in 1915.

Grace Lyman Wood

b. 18 February 1859, d. 1916
     Grace Lyman Wood was born on 18 February 1859. She was the daughter of William Cowper Wood and Hannah Tooker Lawrence. Grace Lyman Wood died in 1916.

Frances Cochron

     Frances Cochron married William Cowper Wood, son of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth, on 23 May 1878.

Julia Sterling

b. 29 March 1823, d. 18 March 1854
     Julia Sterling was born on 29 March 1823 at Bridgeport, CT. She was the daughter of Ezra Sterling. Julia Sterling married Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth, son of Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth and Emily Scholten Webster, on 10 October 1842 at Bridgeport, CT. Julia Sterling died on 18 March 1854 at age 30.

Child of Julia Sterling and Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth

William Sterling Ellsworth

b. 11 August 1849, d. 16 April 1852
     William Sterling Ellsworth was born on 11 August 1849. He was the son of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Sterling. William Sterling Ellsworth died on 16 April 1852 at age 2.

Julia Townsend Dow

b. 5 March 1837, d. 1 April 1915
     Julia Townsend Dow was born on 5 March 1837 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. She was the daughter of Lucius Kalapon Dow and Julia Ann Townsend. Julia Townsend Dow married Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth, son of Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth and Emily Scholten Webster, on 9 December 1856 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. Julia Townsend Dow died on 1 April 1915 at age 78.

Children of Julia Townsend Dow and Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth

Lucius Kalapon Dow

b. 3 May 1803, d. 21 April 1858
     Lucius Kalapon Dow was born on 3 May 1803. He was the son of Hendrick Dow and Hannah Gilbert.1 Lucius Kalapon Dow married Julia Ann Townsend on 4 May 1830.1 Lucius Kalapon Dow died on 21 April 1858 at age 54.1

Child of Lucius Kalapon Dow and Julia Ann Townsend

Citations

  1. [S451] Robert Piercy Dow, Dow, Page 460.

Julia Ann Townsend

b. 28 April 1808, d. 28 April 1895
     Julia Ann Townsend was born on 28 April 1808.1 She married Lucius Kalapon Dow, son of Hendrick Dow and Hannah Gilbert, on 4 May 1830.1 Julia Ann Townsend died on 28 April 1895 at age 87.1

Child of Julia Ann Townsend and Lucius Kalapon Dow

Citations

  1. [S451] Robert Piercy Dow, Dow, Page 460.

Julia Sterling Ellsworth1

b. 27 June 1860, d. 4 February 1931
     Julia Sterling Ellsworth was born on 27 June 1860 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Townsend Dow. Julia Sterling Ellsworth married Augustus Julian Lyman, son of Rt. Rev. Theodore Benedict Lyman and Ann Margaret Albert, on 21 December 1882 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. Julia Sterling Ellsworth died on 4 February 1931 at age 70.

Donna Siemiatkoski cites Sally Adams Lyman. Julia was a member of the society of Mayflower Descendants.

Child of Julia Sterling Ellsworth and Augustus Julian Lyman

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 52/Item 76.

Emily Webster Ellsworth1

b. 21 May 1864, d. 13 February 1937
     Emily became a Charter Member of the Tuth Wyllys Chapter of the DAR in Hartford, CT #2256. She had in her possession a letter from Oliver to "Nabby", dated 23 April 1783. The letter was filed with her DAR Chapter. A Copy was given to the Connecticut State Library Archives division, where it may be accesed through the manuscript card catalogue. Her obituary (14 Feb 1937 in the Hartford Courant) noted two sisters, Mrs. J.C. Parker of Hartford and Mrs. Geroge Burnham of Falmouth Foreside, Maine, and a brother, Rev. Wolcott W. Ellsworth of New York City. Emily Webster Ellsworth was born on 21 May 1864. She was the daughter of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Townsend Dow. Emily Webster Ellsworth married Andrew Julius Anderson on 23 August 1900. Emily Webster Ellsworth died on 13 February 1937 at age 72. She was buried on 16 February 1937 at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Hartford Co., CT.

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 52/Item 77.

Harriet Ellsworth

b. 16 June 1865, d. 31 October 1868
     Harriet Ellsworth was born on 16 June 1865. She was the daughter of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Townsend Dow. Harriet Ellsworth died on 31 October 1868 at age 3.

Rev. Wolcott Webster Ellsworth1

b. 25 October 1867, d. after 1940
     Rev. Wolcott Webster Ellsworth was born on 25 October 1867 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Townsend Dow. Rev. Wolcott Webster Ellsworth married Leah Louise Von Wettberg on 11 September 1895. Rev. Wolcott Webster Ellsworth lived on 16 February 1937 at New York City, NY. He died after 1940.

Child of Rev. Wolcott Webster Ellsworth and Leah Louise Von Wettberg

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 53/Item 79.

Ernest Bradford Ellsworth1

b. 27 April 1870, d. 2 October 1928
     Ernest Bradford Ellsworth was born on 27 April 1870 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Townsend Dow. Ernest Bradford Ellsworth married Helen Ludentia Day, daughter of Frank Day and Annie Rickard, on 25 September 1901. Ernest Bradford Ellsworth died on 2 October 1928 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT, at age 58. Sons of the American Revolution #29349.

Children of Ernest Bradford Ellsworth and Helen Ludentia Day

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 53/Item 80.

Edith Townsend Ellsworth1

b. 4 February 1872
     Edith Townsend Ellsworth was born on 4 February 1872 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Townsend Dow. Edith Townsend Ellsworth lived on 16 February 1937 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT.

Donna Siemiatkoski cites Hale Inscriptions, Harriet Ellsworth Siebert, John Dobson Parker II, and the Social Security Death Index.

Children of Edith Townsend Ellsworth and John Dobson Parker

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 54/Item 81.

Alice Greenleaf Ellsworth1

b. 6 October 1877, d. 9 April 1970
     Alice became a member of the First Church in Hartford. She attended Miss Hersey's School on Beacon Hill in Boston, where she met her future husband. After her marriage she moved first to Brooklyn Heights, NY, as George was a member of an architectural firm in New York City. They moved later to Portland, Maine because of ill health. She resided there for the rest of her life. In Portland she was a member of the State Street Congregational Church. She was a member of the Mayflower Society and served on the board of the Colonial Dames.

George was a businessman and travelled extensively, sometimes taking his family with him. They traveled abroad for nine months after Margaret graduated from Smith College. Alice Greenleaf Ellsworth was born on 6 October 1877 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Townsend Dow. Alice Greenleaf Ellsworth married George Burnham on 17 January 1900. Alice Greenleaf Ellsworth lived on 16 February 1937 at Falmouth Foreside, ME. She died on 9 April 1970 at age 92.

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 54/Item 82.

Caroline Cleveland Smith

b. 18 December 1829, d. 31 July 1866
     Caroline Cleveland Smith was born on 18 December 1829 at Providence, RI. She was the daughter of Roswell C. Smith and Lois Cleveland Cady. Caroline Cleveland Smith married Oliver Ellsworth, son of Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth and Emily Scholten Webster, on 14 June 1854 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. Caroline Cleveland Smith died on 31 July 1866 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT, at age 36.

Child of Caroline Cleveland Smith and Oliver Ellsworth