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Eliza West (West) Farnsworth (1818 - 1843)

Eliza West Farnsworth formerly West
Born [location unknown]
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 1840 [location unknown]
Died at age 25 in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United Statesmap
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Eliza West Farnsworth was born 19 February 1818 in Charlestown, Massachusetts, the daughter of Jacob Farnsworth. [1] She was the first wife of Nathaniel Currier, of Currier & Ives fame.

Eliza and Nathaniel had two children, one died in infancy:

  1. Edward West Currier 1841-1907
  2. West Currier 1843-1843

Eliza passed away 18 May 1843. [2] [3]


  1. Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Records of the Congregational Church of Charlestown 1817-1827 citing Name: Eliza West Farnsworth Event Type: Baptism Baptism Date: 19 Feb 1818 Baptism Place: Charlestown, Massachusetts Father Name: Jacob Farnsworth
  2. Newspapers and Periodicals. American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts. Citing Name: Eliza West Currier Birth Year: abt 1818 Event: Death Spouse: Nathaniel Currier Death Date: 18 May 1843 Age at Death: 25 Newspaper: New York Evening Post Publication Date: 19 May 1843 Publication Place: New York, USA Call Number: 83432
  3. Find A Grave Memorial 101707585

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