Close Family Tree

Mortimer S CloseAge: 61 years18181879

Name
Mortimer S Close
Birth about 1818 19 16
Birth of a sisterHenrietta Bates Close
about 1822 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherChauncey Rogers Close
5 October 1823 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherMontgomery Close
8 September 1827 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterUnknown Close
about 1829 (Age 11 years)
Death of a fatherWalter Close
5 September 1831 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Henry P Close
about July 1846 (Age 28 years)
Marriage of a siblingChauncey Rogers CloseEmeline T AshenhurstView this family
about 1846 (Age 28 years)
Note: On the 1900 US Federal Census, the number of years married originally recorded as 54 has been crossed out and 32 inserted. Think the 54 refers to his marriage to Emeline and the 32 to Laura.
Marriage of a siblingMontgomery CloseCandace VincentView this family
23 October 1849 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Susan (Susie) C Close
about 1851 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Clarisa (Cassie) L Unknown
about October 1855 (Age 37 years)
Census 1855 US NY 1855 (Age 37 years)
Note: Living with wife Delia and family at Spencer, New York. Tailor.
Census 1860 US Fed 1860 (Age 42 years)
Note: Living with wife Delia and family at Spencer, New York.
Milit-Beg 7 August 1862 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Period, American Civil War
Note: U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865
Death of a brotherMontgomery Close
8 November 1862 (Age 44 years)
Census 1865 US NY 1865 (Age 47 years)
Note: Living with wife Delia and family at Richford, New York. Tailor.
Marriage of a siblingChauncey Rogers CloseLaura Ann Prudence BakerView this family
about 1868 (Age 50 years)
Census 1870 US Fed 1870 (Age 52 years)

Note: Can't find a record for this year.
Death of a motherLucretia Olmsted
9 July 1871 (Age 53 years)
Military Award 16 October 1873 (Age 55 years)
Note: Received an invalidity pension for his time in the Union forces.
Marriage of a childHenry P CloseClarisa (Cassie) L UnknownView this family
about 1879 (Age 61 years)
Marriage of a childHenry P CloseClarisa (Cassie) L UnknownView this family
about 1879 (Age 61 years)
Death 14 February 1879 (Age 61 years)
Publication: Period, US Civil War
Burial after 14 February 1879
Publication: Period, US Civil War
Census 1855 US NY
Living with wife Delia and family at Spencer, New York. Tailor. We also have another child recorded as Floyd Swartout, but not recorded as a son. He subsequently disappears and the 1865 NY State Census records Delia as only having had 3 children. So, don't think he's child from this marriage.
Census 1860 US Fed
Living with wife Delia and family at Spencer, New York.
Milit-Beg
U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865 Name: Mortimer S Close Residence: Spencer, New York Age at Enlistment: 44 Enlistment Date: 7 Aug 1862 Rank at enlistment: Private Enlistment Place: Spencer, New York State Served: New York Survived the War?: Yes Service Record: Enlisted in Company I, New York 109th Infantry Regiment on 08 Aug 1862. Mustered out on 15 Mar 1865.Transferred to on 15 Mar 1865. Mustered out on 15 Jul 1865 at Washington, DC. Birth Date: abt 1818 Sources: New York: Report of the Adjutant-General
Census 1865 US NY
Living with wife Delia and family at Richford, New York. Tailor.
Census 1870 US Fed
Can't find a record for this year.
Military Award
Received an invalidity pension for his time in the Union forces.
Census 1855 US NY1855 US NY State Census1855 US NY State Census
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Milit-BegUS Civil War MusterUS Civil War Muster
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Military AwardUS Civil War Pension CardUS Civil War Pension Card
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BurialUS Civil War Veteran HeadstoneUS Civil War Veteran Headstone
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Family with parents - View this family
father
Walter Close
Birth: 22 May 1798 29 26Brutus, Cayuga County, New York, America
Death: 5 September 1831Cayuga County, New York, America
Burial: after 5 September 1831Soule Cemetery, Sennett, Cayuga County, New York, America
mother
Marriage: about 1817Cayuga, Cayuga County, New York, America
2 years
himself
Mortimer S Close
Birth: about 1818 19 16Broome County, New York, America
Death: 14 February 1879Sheffield, Ashtabula County, Ohio, America
Burial: after 14 February 1879Sheffield, Ashtabula County, Ohio, America
5 years
younger sister
21 months
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
Montgomery Close
Birth: 8 September 1827 29 26Brutus, Cayuga County, New York, America
Death: 8 November 1862Henrietta, Lorain County, Ohio, America
2 years
younger sister
Family with Delia E Unknown - View this family
himself
Mortimer S Close
Birth: about 1818 19 16Broome County, New York, America
Death: 14 February 1879Sheffield, Ashtabula County, Ohio, America
Burial: after 14 February 1879Sheffield, Ashtabula County, Ohio, America
wife
son
6 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
son
Elmer J Close

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