Biography of Alderson H. Caswell
Erie County, NY Biographies


Caswell, Alderson H., East Hamburg, p. o. Orchard Park, was born in the town of Douglass, Worcester county; Mass., October 4, 1821. and came to New York State with his parents when two years old, they locating in the town of Boston, Erie county, N. Y. Mr. Caswell was educated in the district schools and with the exception of three years the West, has always followed the honorable occupation of farming. October 12, 1849, he married Cordelia Jones of the town of East Hamburg, and they had six children: Frank (died at the age of eleven months), Wallace (died at the age of four months), Nellie E., Ida M. (died at the age of eight years), Howard H. (died at the age of six years) and Ida M. 2d. Ida M. married John E. Willis, and they have two children, Eva M. and Howard M.; Nellie E. since the death of her mother, on March 26, 1896, has presided over her father's household. Mr. Caswell in his political choice is a thoro.ugh Democrat and has held the office of assessor of his town six years. His father, Noah B. Caswell; was born at the old home in Massachusetts in 1795; in 1818 he married Anna Jefferson, and they had ten children: Sovalla. Hannah, Alderson H. (as above), Noah B., Seth J., Oscar, Caroline M., Adeline O., Allen B. and a baby girl not named. Mr. Caswell died in 1866, and his widow in 1871.

Our County and its people
A descriptive work on Erie County, New York
Edited by: Truman C. White
The Boston History Company, Publishes 1898


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