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Abraham D. Edgerton, son of Nathaniel and Charlotte W. (Backus) Edgerton.

 

born:

~1814; Canaan, Columbia Co., NY.  (CR OH1850 Plain Twp – “ae 36y”)

died:

July 24, 1880; Tonlogery, Wood Co., OH.

 


“A. D. Edgerton” was recorded along with his father, Nathaniel Edgerton, as a voter in the first election held at Plain Township in March of 1835.  Abraham was town clerk in 1842 and also enumerated the school census (taken October 1 – October 20) of the same year.

 

Abraham Edgerton was recorded in the 1850 Federal Census of Plain Township, Wood County, Ohio (pg. 309; dwelling #669; family #691; enum. September 6, 1850).  He was residing in the household of Philip Condit, which was enumerated as follows:

 

Philip Condit

58

b. NJ

farmer

Nancy

58

b. NJ

 

Philip P.

14

b. NJ

 

Abraham Edgerton

36

b. NY

 

 

Abraham D. Edgerton was recorded in the 1870 Federal Census of Washington Township, Wood County, Ohio.  He was residing at the time in the household of Henry Rhudel (pg. 567; dwelling #194; family #200; enum. June 21, 1870), and was enumerated as “A. D. Edgerton, aged 56, born in New York, no occupation”.