Ozem Thompson Woodruff

Male 1804 - 1893  (89 years)


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  • Name Ozem Thompson Woodruff 
    Born 22 Dec 1804 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Dec 1893 
    Person ID I51114  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Family Electra Nelson,   b. 1819,   d. 3 May 1888  (Age 69 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. John Henry Woodruff,   b. 26 Aug 1857, Richland Township, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1923  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     2. Altha Woodruff  [natural]
     3. Almon Woodruff  [natural]
     4. Hattie Woodruff  [natural]
     5. William Woodruff  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F19308  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • December 28, 1893 ~ Thompson Woodruff, age 89 years, 6 days, Resident of Richland Township for 50 years, died in Daysville, Richland Township of heart disease.

      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, January 3, 1894 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Daysville - Last Sunday, at one o'clock, the funeral services over the remains of Thompson Woodruff, the oldest inhabitant of this place, were held from the church. Mr. Woodruff was eighty-nine years of age and for sixty years had been a resident here. He came from Connecticut and settled here on what is now known as the Seneca Moore farm. Afterwards he sold that and bought the place he has owned ever since, near the Daysville church. He was married to Miss Electa Nelson, who died about five years ago. Mr. Woodruff was noted during his earlier life as an indefatigegable worker, and early and late was at work upon his farm and accumulated a comfortable property. For several years he has been blind, but retained his other faculties. His memory for a man of his years was remarkable, and he would often repeat whole chapters from the Bible. He was a republican in politics and always evinced the liveliest interest in the national affairs. Mr. Woodruff leaves five surviving children, Rev. Almon Woodruff, of eastern New York; William Woodruff, of Keene; Mrs. Hattie Wallace, of Fulton; Mrs. Althea Soule and John Woodruff, of Daysville. For several years he has been cared for by his son John, and his wife, and they with the other children, will receive the sympathy of the community.

      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, January 4, 1894 Oswego Daily Times - Oswego, New York - Daysville, January 4 - The funeral services of Thompson Woodruff were held from the church Sunday at one o'clock, Rev. H. R. Northrop officiating. Mr. Woodruff was 89 years of age and had been a resident of this place for the past sixty years. He leaves five children, two of whom, John H. Woodruff and Mrs. Charles Soule, reside here. Honest and upright in his dealings he made no enemies.

      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, January 10, 1894 Mexico Independent - Mexico, New York - Daysville - Thompson Woodruff departed this life last Thursday, aged 89 years. Mr. Woodruff has resided here for over 60 years and had witnessed many changes in the place and people. He was married many years ago to Miss Electa Nelson, whose death preceded his about five years. Five children, three sons and two daughters, survive him. The funeral services were held from the church last Sunday, the pastor Rev. Mr. Northrup officiating.