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Marriage: Children:
  1. Elizabeth8 ALVORD: Birth: 9 MAR 1785 in unknown. Death: WFT Est 1786-1879 in unknown

  2. Edward8 ALVORD: Birth: 30 DEC 1786 in unknown. Death: WFT Est 1787-1876 in unknown

  3. Eliphalet8 Wadsworth ALVORD: Birth: 29 MAR 1789 in unknown. Death: WFT Est 1790-1879 in unknown

  4. Elias8 ALVORD: Birth: 18 FEB 1791 in unknown. Death: WFT Est 1792-1881 in unknown

  5. Jacob8 Byington ALVORD: Birth: 21 MAR 1793 in unknown. Death: WFT Est 1794-1883 in unknown

  6. James8 Wadsworth ALVORD: Birth: 13 JUL 1795 in unknown. Death: WFT Est 1796-1885 in unknown

  7. Nancy8 ALVORD: Birth: 25 JAN 1798 in unknown. Death: WFT Est 1799-1892 in unknown

  8. Phobe8 Ann ALVORD: Birth: 24 FEB 1801 in unknown. Death: WFT Est 1802-1895 in unknown

  9. Keziah8 Orvis ALVORD: Birth: 12 AUG 1804 in unknown. Death: WFT Est 1805-1898 in unknown


Sources
1. Title:   World Family Tree Vol. 1, Ed. 1
Page:   Tree #0081
Author:   Br�derbund Software, Inc.
Publication:   Release date: November 29, 1995

Notes
a. Note:   [Br�derbund WFT Vol. 1, Ed. 1, Tree #0081, Date of Import: Dec 24, 2003]
  Thomas Gould Alvord, Jr b. Farmington CT 23 March 1763 d. Homer, NY 223 June 1835
  He enlisted at the age of 16 in the Revolution, being in an Artillery Co. under Col. John Lamb. He served throughout the war and was at Cornwallis' surrender. For his services he received 600 acres of land in Homer, Courtland Co., NY. He drew lot No. 56, but when he reached Manius, NY, he was met by a couple of land sharks, who, upon learning the lot upon which the old hero was intending to settle, very coolly informed him that they had been to Homer, and they were well acquainted with the position of his land and could assure him that it was exceedingly poor and wet the greater part of the year, it being covered with water. In short, he was, by means of this deception, induced to part with 600 acres of most valuable land for the trifling sum of a few dollars, a horse and saddle. Consequently with his brother Charles and Ebenezer he settled upon lot No. 13. He was an inn-keeper and the sign still remains on the old homestead. It reads: Thomas Gould Alvord, Inn, 1808. He applied for a pension June 28, 1828. His claim was allowed. His wife was pensioned after his death, receiving $100 annually.
  This information is taken from the "Alvord Genealogy 1645-1908" by S.M. Alvord



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