Frank W. Woolworth

Ancestry of
Frank W. Woolworth

Founder of F.W. Woolworth Company


    Jasper Woolworth

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    • 3rd Generation — Grandfather of Frank W. Woolworth
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 8 Feb 1789 
    • Birth Location:
    • Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 8 Oct 1873 
    • Death Location:
    • Jefferson County, New York 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Maplewood Cemetery, Mannsville, Jefferson, New York 
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1816 
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    • Notes: 
    • A number of secondary sources give Jasper Woolworth's birthdate as 08 MAR 1789, however the Granville vital records give it as 08 FEB 1789.

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  • Sources for Jasper Woolworth

    • 2 Federal Census, NY, Jefferson County, 1850, Rodman, Image 33 of 43, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Federal Census, NY, Jefferson County, 1860, Adams, p. 25, Image 25 of 88, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 4 Federal Census, NY, Jefferson County, 1870, Lorraine, p. 2, Image 2 of 36, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 6 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Granville, Vol. 1, p. 90, Birth record for Jesper Woolworth.
    • 7 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1939, Vol. 93, p. 365.
    • 8 New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999, Probate records for Jasper Woolworth, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 9 Cutter, William Richard, Genealogical and Family History of Northern New York: A Record of the Achievements of her People . . ., Vol. 3, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1910), 862, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 11 Oakes, R. A., Genealogical and Family History of the County of Jefferson, New York: A Record of the Achievements of . . ., Vol. 1, New York: The Lewis Publishing Company (1905), 196, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 12 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner, American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984), 69, Ancestry.com (Online Database).