Capt. Joseph Halsey's Morristown
Militia (1791)


David Trowbridge

Born: Jan., 26, 1768, Mendham (now part of Randolph), Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: May 16, 1859, Blountsville, Randolph Co., Indiana
Parents: Daniel Trowbridge & Sarah Hathaway Ludlum
Military Service: Captain Joseph Halsey's Morristown Militia (1791)
Occupation: weaver
First Marriage: 1788, Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey
First Wife: Hannah Beers
Born: 1774, Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: 1818, Hamilton, Ohio
Parents: Joseph Beers & Miriam Hathaway
Sister: Huldah Beers
Second Marriage: unknown
Second Wife: Catherine Dolph
Born: unknown
Died: unknown


Children:

(David Trowbridge & Hannah Beers)


Henry Beers Trowbridge
Born: May 16, 1789, Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: May 16, 1853, Newton, Jasper Co., Illinois
Wife: Mary Calkins
Born: March 8, 1793, village of Corning, Painted Post, New York
Marriage: May 19, 1812, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Died: Aug. 9, 1854, Newton, Jasper Co. Illinois
Parents: Frederick Calkins Polly Keeler

Unnamed Baby Trowbridge
Born: 1791, Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: 1791, Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey

Chloe Trowbridge
Born: 1793, Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: 1793, Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey

Sarah Trowbridge
Born: Oct. 18, 1795, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Died: unknown
Marriage: June 29, 1815, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Husband: James Calkins
Born: unknown, Corning, New York
Died: unknown

Joseph Bears Trowbridge

David Trowbridge

Born: Dec. 23, 1799, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Died: Nov. 23,1887, Craig, Switzerland Co. Indiana
Marriage: March 24, 1831, Delhi, Hamilton Co. Ohio
Wife: Hannah Davidson
Born: Feb. 24,1813, Newberry, Clermont Co. Ohio
Died: Feb. 4, 1881, Craig, Indiana
Parents: George Davidson & Sarah Brannan

Phillip Trowbridge
Born: 1802 , Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Died: About 1802, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York

Minerva Trowbridge
Born: March 30, 1804, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Died: unknown
Marriage: Nov. 1, 1821, unknown
Husband: Ezekiel Lockwood
Born: unknown, Cincinnati, Ohio
Died: unknown

Archibald Trowbridge

Miriam Trowbridge
Born: 1808, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Died: unknown
Marriage: July 4, 1833, Cincinnati, Ohio
Husband: John Loudon
Born: unknown, Cincinnati, Ohio
Died: unknown

Matthew Lindsley Trowbridge
Born: November 15, 1810, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Died: February 1, 1885, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois
First Marriage: unknown, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio
First Wife: Phebe Hand
Second Marriage: 1838, Hamilton Co., Ohio
Second Wife: Hannah Riley
Born: unknown, Cincinnati, Ohio
Died: unknown
Parents: Dickerson Riley & Sarah Hand

Maria Trowbridge
Born: Nov. 22, 1812, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Marriage: April 4, 1838, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio
Husband: Comfort Lavius Filmore
Born: unknown, Cincinnati, Ohio
Died: unknown

Ann Trowbridge
Born: Nov. 22, 1812, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York
Died: About 1812, Painted Post, Stueben Co., New York

William Lewis Trowbridge

DAVID TROWBRIDGE
For more information on David Trowbridge, and more information about the descendents of David's grandfather,
David Trowbridge & Lydia Holmes, visit the web page of
Cheryl Trowbridge-Miller
.


FROM "THE TROWBRIDGE GENEALOGY"
by Francis Bacon Trowbridge:

195. David Trowbridge (Daniel 13x, David 114, Joseph 105, William 100, Thomas 1),
born Januay 26, 1768, in Morristown, N. J. ; died May 16, 1859, in Blountsville, Ind. ; married, first, , 1788, in Morristown, Hannah Beers, who died about 1820 in Cheriot, Ohio.  He married, second, Catherine Dolph.  David Trowbridge was a weaver by trade, and was thus employed after his marriage in his native town. He was a member of Capt. Joseph Halsey's Morristown militia company in 1791. About 1796 he removed to Painted Post, Steuben county, N. Y., where he lived until 1818.  In that year he emigrated to Ohio, and settled on the east fork of Taylor's creek. Green township, Hamilton county, near Cincinnati. He was there engaged in farming until 1832, when he removed to Milan, Ind. He later removed to Blountsville, Ind., where he died.

CHILDREN:
 
by first marriage:

350. i. HENRY BEERS, b. May 16, 1789.
ii. A child, b. , 1791; d. in infancy.
iii. CHLOE, b. , 1793; d. in infancy.
iv. SARAH, b. Oct. 18, 1795; m. June 29, 1815, James Calkins of Corning, N.Y.
v. JOSEPH BEERS, b. Sept. 28, 1797.
vi. DAVID, b. Dec. 23, 1799.
vi. PHILIP, b. , 1802; d. in infancy.
vii. MINERVA, b. Mar. 30, 1804; m. Nov. 1, 1821, Ezekiel Lockwood of Cincinnati, Ohio.
viii. ARCHBALD, b. Sept. 7. 1806.
viii. MIRIAM, b. , 1808 ; m. July 4, 1833, John Loudon of Cincinnati.

THE WILL OF DAVID TROWBRIDGE'S FATHER-IN-LAW, JOSEPH BEERS

"1817, July 24. Beers, Joseph, of Morristown, Morris County, New Jersey, Morris Co., will of. Wife, Miriam, residue of personal estate after debts are paid, in lieu of dowery. Real estate to be sold and proceeds divided into 12 shares. Two such shares to each of sons, Silas, Jabez, Samuel, 1 share to children of dec'd daughter, Chloe (late wife of Timothy Pierson), 1 share to each of daughters, Phebe (wife of Stephen Pierson), Elizabeth (wife of David Linsley), Huldah (wife of Shubal Trowbridge) and interest of 1 share for use of daughter, Hannah (wife of David Trowbridge)."

Executors-son, Samuel, son-in-law, Shubal Trowbridge.
Witnesses-Sylvester D. Russell, William A. Whelpley,
Ebenezer H. Pierson
Proved Aug. 6, 1817


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