John Wellborn Root

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John Wellborn Root

1893 Chicago Columbian Exposition Architect


    Salmon Root

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    • 3rd Generation — Grandfather of John Wellborn Root
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    • Birth Date:
    • 13 Aug 1780 
    • Birth Location:
    • Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 20 Apr 1849 
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    • Craftsbury Common Cemetery, Craftsbury, Orleans, Vermont 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 4 Nov 1807 
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    • Notes: 
    • Some secondary sources give 21 APR 1849 as Salmon Root's date of death, however his tombstone has 20 APR 1849.

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  • Sources for Salmon Root

    • 3 Carpenter, Amos B., A Genealogical History of the Rehoboth Branch of the Carpenter Family in America, Amherst, Massachusetts: Press of Carpenter and Morehouse (1898), 266, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 4 Root, James Pierce, Root Genealogical Records, 1600-1870: Comprising the General History of the Root and Roots Families in America, New York: R.C. Root, Anthony and Co. (1870), 166, 227, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 5 Smith, John Montague, et. al., History of the Town of Sunderland, Massachusetts, 1673-1899: Which Originally Embraced Within Its Limits the . . ., Greenfield, Massachusetts: Press of E. A. Hall and Company (1899), 370, Google Books (Digital Library).