Biography of Russell B. Ide
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Ide, Russell B., Stockholm, was born at Crown Point Essex county, April 13, 1809, a son of Jesse, who was a son of Ichabod, who came from England to America during the French and Indian wars. Jesse was born in Rehoboth, Mass., in 1859, and at the age of sixteen was drafted in the Revolutionary war. He was twice married, first to a Miss Sheldon, by whom he had three daughters, and second to Lucy Hicks, by whom he had six sons and a daughter. With the exception of Russell B., the children all died early. In 1845 Mr. Ide settled at Stockholm, where he died July 2, 1848. Mrs. Ide resided with her son until her death in 1869. Rsssell B. was educated in Vermont, where his parents lived for some time. He married first, Maria Flint. His first wife died and he married second, Roancy Dutton, March 7, 1838. She was born in Brandon, Vt., April 17, 1820, one of nine children of Samuel and Sallie (Kingsley) Dutton, of Jeffrey, Vt. Of the children born to Mr. and Mrs. Ide, four died. The others are as follows Susan, wife of Lorenzo Page, residing at Lawrenceville, has six children; Emma, who resides at Sanfordville, is the widow of Charles Robinson, a native of Westford, Vt., who came to Stockholm with his grandparents when a child. Mr. and Mrs. Robinson had three children Minnie, wife of Edward Kerr, has two children, Clara and Hazel ; Eva, wife of Elmer Green, of Stockholm, by whom she has two children Floyd and Cecil; and Charles who resides with his mother, Walter, third surviving child of Mr. and Mrs. Ide, married Effie Clark and lives in Stockholm; Ella, married Orson Murray, and has five children; Charles R. Ide resides in Iowa. Mr. Ide has lived in Stockholm since 1843. He owns a farm of 116 acres, hut now lives retired, residing with his daughter in Sanfordville. His oldest daughter, Maria, married John B. Foster, a soldier in the late war, who was wounded and died there. His wife died two years later. Their three children are all now living. Mr. Robinson was a painter by trade and a soldier in the late war, where he contracted a disease which resulted in his death April 19, 1881.

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A memorial record of St. Lawrence County, New York
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The Boston History Co., Publishers 1894

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