147th N.Y. Volunteer Infantry
Union Army
American Civil War

Francis "Frank" Granger Trowbridge
Born: Apr. 7, 1836, Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: 1868, New York or New Jersey
Parents: Elijah Freeman Trowbridge & Temperance Ludlow Muchmore
Military Service: 147th New York Volunteer Infantry, American Civil War
Marriage: 1865, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York
Wife: Mary Elizabeth Hume
Born: Sept. 7, 1842, Patterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey
Died: Oct. 17, 1869, Orange, Essex Co., New Jersey


William Matthew Trowbridge-Ford
(Adopted by the Ford family)


From "History of Morris Co., Vol. 1", 1914, Lewis Publishing

"Frank [Trowbridge] who joined the one hundredth and forty-seventh New York Volunteer Infantry, and served throughout the war, was wounded at Cold Harbor and died from the effects of his injuries after the close of hostilities."