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William and Sarah (Nash) Armstrong Family

Born: abt. 1801, Ononodaga Co., New York[1]
Died: bef. 1 June 1874[2]
Parents: Unknown
William Armstrong
Born: 21 January 1802, Brookfield, Chenango Co., New York[3]
Died: 21 December 1886, Brookfield, Madison Co., New York[3]
Parents: Isaac and Amey (Hall) Nash[3]
Married: Unknown
  1. George R. Armstrong
    Born: abt. 1822, Madison Co., New York[2]
    Died: 22 September 1875, North Brookfield, Madison Co., New York[9]
  2. Isaac N. Armstrong[4]
    Born: 12 October 1830, Brookfield, Madison Co., New York[10]
    Died: 6 March 1906, Sherburne, Chenango Co., New York[11]
  3. Ellen Armstrong[5]
    Born: abt. 1833, Oneida Co., New York[5]
    Died: 21 February 1902, Hamilton, Madison Co., New York[5]
  4. Mary Armstrong[6]
    Born: 5 March 1836, Brookfield, Madison County, New York[12]
    Died: 24 December 1897, South Brookfield, Madison Co., New York[13]
  5. Sarah Armstrong[7]
    Born: abt. 1839, Oneida Co., New York[1]
    Died: 21 February 1907, Smyrna, Chenango Co., New York[7]
  6. Edward R. Armstrong
    Born: abt. 1841, Oneida Co., New York[14]
    Died: 3 April 1865[1]
  7. Rosanna Armstrong[8]
    Born: 16 April 1842, New York[8]
    Died: 15 July 1908, Madison, Madison Co., New York[8]
  8. Catherine Armstrong[1]
    Born: abt. 1845, Madison Co., New York[1]
    Died: aft. 1 June 1905[15]


1. 1865 New York State Census for Brookfield, Madison County (FamilySearch.org).

2. 1875 New York State Census for Brookfield, Madison County (FamilySearch.org). Sally is listed as a widow, and William is not listed in Deaths for the year ending 1 June 1875.

3. Sally Armstrong death certificate.

4. Isaac N. Armstrong death certificate.

5. Ellen Holt death certificate.

6. Mary Chesebro death certificate.

7. Sarah Carr death certificate.

8. Rose Baker death certificate.

9. George Armstrong obituary, Madison Observer, 6 October 1875, page unknown, column 4 (FultonHistory.com)

10. Isaac Armstrong funeral notice, Brookfield Courier, 21 March 1906, page 3, column 3 (FultonHistory.com.)

11. Isaac Armstrong death certificate. Note that obituary appears to give death as 13 October 1906: "last week Tuesday" in 21 March 1906 edition of Brookfield Courier (FultonHistory.com).

12. Obituary gives her age at death as "61 years, 9 months and 19 days". Death certificate gives her place of birth as Brookfield, 1865 NYS census gives county as Madison.

13. Death certificate only gives place as Brookfield. Obituary says South Brookfield.

14. New York, Civil War Muster Roll Abstracts, 1861-1900, Record for Edward Armstrong; (Ancestry.com).

15. 1905 New York State Census for Brookfield (E.D. 3), Madison County (FamilySearch.org).