Linus Parker Marsden

Male 1826 - 1914


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  • Name  Linus Parker Marsden  [1
    Born  15 Sep 1826  West Vienna, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Occupation  Canal Boat Builder  [1, 2, 3
    • The canal boat "Eva Belle," built by L.P. Marsden, was launched Saturday, and left here laden with lumber for Syracuse. She was manned by an able crew, including John Cody, captain; W>R. Wells and "Toot" Andrus, assistants. [2]
    • Purdy and (Linus P.) Marsden built a steam boat, the "Fred B. Randall" which was used both as an excursion and towing boat. It was a single propelled boat of great power. In season she used to run excursions to Frenchman's Island, then a great summer resort, also to Sylvan Beach and Three Rivers. They also operated a big side wheeler called the "Manhattan". This boat was tied up in Brewerton for many years before she was finally dismantled.

      Linus P. Marsden also owned a canal boat, the "Phillip Serviss". [1]
    Occupation  Saw Mill and Lumber Distributor  [4
    • L.P. Marsden is shipping spruce lumber on a contract with T. Kingford & Son, to Oswego. [4]
    Occupation  1882  Farmers Exchange Bank of Cleveland, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Partner with G.H. Potter 
    Occupation  1890  Bernhards Bay Mercantile Company, Bernhards Bay, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Partner with Potter 
    Died  22 Jan 1914  Bernhards Bay, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Lakeside Rural Cemetery, Bernhards Bay, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I3014  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified  17 Nov 2017 

    Father  Richard Lee Marsden,   b. 21 Apr 1787, Vanderkamp, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1872 
    Mother  Marcia Miranda Matthews,   b. 1802,   d. 11 Oct 1862 
    Married  1 Jan 1822  West Vienna, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Marcia met Richard when he was working for her father at West Vienna. [1]
    Family ID  F889  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Hepsy Dawley 
    Last Modified  16 Nov 2017 
    Family ID  F894  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mary Dawley,   d. 28 Jan 1874 
    Married  Y  [1
    • After the death of his first wife, Hepsy Dawley, Linus married her sister, Mary Dawley. [1]
    Children 
    >1. Frank Lee Marsden,   b. 20 Nov 1857,   d. 3 May 1923
    >2. Edward Everett Marsden,   b. 17 Jun 1865,   d. 3 Apr 1948
     3. Jesse Marsden
    >4. Jane Marsden
    Last Modified  17 Nov 2017 
    Family ID  F895  Group Sheet

    Family 3  Jane Lydiatt,   b. 15 Apr 1851, St. Helens, Merseyside, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1919 
    Married  4 Mar 1875  [1
    Children 
    >1. LLoyd Elbridge Marsden,   b. 1 Apr 1876,   d. 20 Nov 1916
     2. Eva Belle Marsden,   b. 1877,   d. 1880
     3. Edith Mary Marsden,   b. 2 Apr 1880,   d. 17 Apr 1957
    >4. Howard Ernest Marsden,   b. 18 Sep 1881,   d. 8 Feb 1952
     5. Bessie Anna Marsden,   b. 6 Jun 1886
    >6. Mildred Emma Marsden,   b. 14 Apr 1894
    Last Modified  17 Nov 2017 
    Family ID  F896  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Sep 1826 - West Vienna, Oneida, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Jan 1914 - Bernhards Bay, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lakeside Rural Cemetery, Bernhards Bay, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S167] George Marsden: Revolutionary Patriot, His Family, Friends and Descendants, Kenneth L. Marsden, (Apple Manor Press), 978-1542102025. (Reliability: 2), 2017.

    2. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press (Reliability: 1), 21 Aug 1880.

    3. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press (Reliability: 1), 31 Jul 1880.

    4. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press (Reliability: 1), 4 Jun 1881.