Dr. Silas Downer Scudder

Dr. Silas Downer Scudder[1, 2, 3]

Male 1833 - 1877  (44 years)

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  • Name Silas Downer Scudder 
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 6 Nov 1833  Panditeripo, Ceylon Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    AFN M79P-29 
    Cemetery Old Tennent Churchyard Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 8AA6688E3C09D511A5C1205002C10000EA68 
    Died 26 Dec 1877  Brooklyn, Kings, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Tennant, Monmouth, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I4230  Scudder
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2009 

    Father Dr. John Scudder,   b. 3 Sep 1793, Freehold, Monmouth, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1855, Wynburgh, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Harriet Waterbury,   b. 14 Aug 1795, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1849, Madras, Tamil Nadu, India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1816  New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    _UID 7192688E3C09D511A5C1205002C10000BDAC 
    Family ID F1657  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marianna Vanderveer Conover,   b. 2 Nov 1838, Marlboro, Monmouth, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1930, Glen Ridge, Essex, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1858  Freehold, Monmouth, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    _UID 1994688E3C09D511A5C1205002C10000674A 
    Children 
     1. Lillie Doremus Scudder,   b. 29 Apr 1860, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1934, Easton, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Silas Downer Scudder,   b. 1 Jan 1862, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1931, St. Petersburg, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Frederic Johnston Scudder,   b. 25 Apr 1863, Madras, Tamil Nadu, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939, Roselyn, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Helen Vanderveer Scudder,   b. 21 Dec 1868, Arcot, Madras, Tamil Nadu, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1914, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     5. Anna C. Scudder,   b. Mar 1871, India Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Joseph Scudder,   b. 9 Sep 1872, Brooklyn, Kings, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1944, Passaic, Passaic,New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F1869  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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  • Notes 
    • Silas graduated from Rutgers and the Theological Seminary of New Brunswick, acquired a medical education in New York, and was a missionary at Arcot, India. He returned from India in 1871, practiced medicine in Brooklyn.

  • Sources 
    1. [S18] Genealogy of Early Settlers in Trenton and Ewing, "Old Hunterdon County," New Jersey, Eli F. Cooley; comp., (Trenton, N.J.: W.S. Sharp Printing Co., 1883; rpt.), p. 246.

    2. [S97] A Thousand Years in Thy Sight, the Story of the Scudder Missionaries of India, Scudder, Dorothy Jealous, comp., (New York: Vantage Press, 1984), p. 37.

    3. [S247] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    4. [S298] Family Group Record for John Scudder and Harriet Waterbury, Holt, Maybeth R., comp, (downloaded from the World Wide Web, 25 July 1999 ).

    5. [S18] Genealogy of Early Settlers in Trenton and Ewing, "Old Hunterdon County," New Jersey, Eli F. Cooley; comp., (Trenton, N.J.: W.S. Sharp Printing Co., 1883; rpt.), p. 244.

    6. [S320] Family Group Record for Silas Downer Scudder and Marianna Vanderveer Conover, Stevens, John P., comp., (downloaded from the World Wide Web, 14 Aug 1999 ), AF91-105954.