Fifth Generation


459. Salmon M DAY90 was born on 10 May 1785 in Winhall TWP, Bennington , Vermont.27,51,283 He died on 7 May 1857 at the age of 71 in Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.51,90,283 He was buried in Riceville Cemetery, Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.51,90 Salmon and Abigail Day settled in Riceville, Ashford Township, Cattaraugus County, New York between Sept., 1829 and July, 1830 and according to the History of Cattaraugus Co., New York, (Pub. Philadelphia: L.H. Everts, 1879), "settled 100 acres on lot 36" (Township 6, Range 6). Salmon M. Day was the son of Ephraim and Sarah (Ackley) Day and had been born on about 10 May 1785 (as calculated from his gravestone) in Winhall, Bennington County, VT.

Salmon was a descendant of Robert Day who was born on 31 July 1604 in Kilburn, Yorkshire, England and who came to this country in Apr., 1634 on the ship "Elizabeth". Robert was made a freeman in 1635. In about 1637 he became an original settler of Hartford, Conn. Robert Day's grandson, John Day, moved his family to Colchester, CT. between June, 1701 and Sept., 1702 and remained in that town

Salmon M DAY and Abigail were married about 1809 in Winhall TWP, Bennington , Vermont.51,283 Abigail was born about 1784 in Massachusetts.90 She died on 17 August 1852 at the age of 68 in Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.90 She was buried in Riceville Cemetery, Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.90

Salmon M DAY-30866 and Abigail -30867 had the following children:

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Dudley DAY was born about 1810 in Winhall TWP, Bennington , Vermont.90 He died about 1862 at the age of 52 in Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.90 He was buried in Riceville Cemetery, Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.90

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Marcial DAY was born on 12 July 1813 in Winhall TWP, Bennington , Vermont.90 He died on 6 April 1845 at the age of 31 in Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.90 He was buried in Riceville Cemetery, Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.90

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Living (private).

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Salmon DAY was born about 1823 in Winhall TWP, Bennington , Vermont.90,283 He died on 22 September 1870 at the age of 47 in Machias, Cattaraugus, New York.90,283 He was buried in Riceville Cemetery, Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.90

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Hartson DAY was born on 22 October 1825 in Winhall TWP, Bennington , Vermont.90 He died between 1880 and 1890 at the age of 55 in Riceville, Cattaraugus, New York.90 He was buried in Thomas' Corners Cemetery, Cattaraugus , New York.90

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Abigail DAY was born on 23 September 1828 in Winhall TWP, Bennington , Vermont.90 She died on 28 January 1902 at the age of 73.90