Biography of Theodore Van Wormer
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Van Wormer, Theodore, born in Chemung County, December 25, 1847, was educated in the public schools and enlisted in the army twice, first, on September 24, 1861, in Company B, Thirty eighth Infantry New York Volunteers, and second in Company L, First Veteran Cavalry New York Volunteers. He was honorably discharged at the close of the war as duty sergeant. May 24, 1873, he married Adelia Palmer, of Corning, by whom he has two children: Archie, born February 10, 1874, and Mildred, born April 18, 1816. Mr. Van Wormer has been in the employ of the New York, Lake Erie, and Western Bailroad Company for twenty flve years, having been locomotive engineer since 1870. His father, Aaron, was born in the Mohawk Valley in 1800. He married twice, his second wife being Eliza Mapes, formerly of Orange County, N. Y. They had four children: Francis, Orlando. Theodore, and George.

From:
Our County and its people
A History of the Valley and County of Chemung
BY: Ausburn Towner
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1892


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