When Jonathan David Elmore was born on March 11, 1763, in Canaan, New York, his father, David, was 38 and his mother, Jemima, was 32. He married Abigail Toby on February 5, 1794. They had four children in 10 years. He died on April 25, 1848, in Lebanon, New York, having lived a long life of 85 years, and was buried in Stephentown, New York.
Page 302: DAVID ELMER, OR ELMORE (fifth generation, spelling of name changed—see Note IV), son of Jonathan Elmer, and great-grand-son of Edward Elmer, b. (about) 1736, m. ______, d. ______. They had issue:
- DAVID ELMORE;
- THADDEUS ELMORE;
- JONATHAN D. ELMORE;
- ELIAKIM ELMORE;
- SALLY GEMIMA ELMORE;
- MARY ELMORE;
- ABBA ELMORE; AND
- WILLIAM CURTIS ELMORE.
(For particulars in relation to David Elmer's family, see Note V.)
[Note V is included in the Biography above.]
Source: S174 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1830 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010
Source: S146 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Web: New York, Find A Grave Index, 1660-2012 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012
Note N69History of the Elmore Family with Biographical Notes, "Jonathan, the third son, was in the mercantile business with my father in East Nassau for some years; eventually married Abba Toby, and spent the last of his days on a farm, not more than four miles from Lebanon Springs. (Abba M. (Elmore) Wainright)" History of the Elmore Family with Biographical Notes, "Was one good man. (Julia C. (Elmore) Hulbert)"
This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. Elmer-1622 was created by Robert Elmore through the import of Elmore.ged on Jan 8, 2015.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Jonathan by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
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