Lounsbury, Daniel D.

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Daniel was born April 23, 1805, in New York State[1][2], likely in Rensselaerville where his parents were living at the time. His father was Nathan Lounsbury and his wife Sarah.


Daniel was a farmer. During the Civil War, wool from the Lounsbury-Tallman farm was used for uniforms for the Union Soldiers.[3]

Marriage & Children

Daniel married Elizabeth _______. Their known children:


Daniel died at 6 p.m. on August 5, 1873, in Rensselaerville.[4][2] At the time of his death he was 68 years old. He was buried in Medusa Cemetery in Medusa.

Additional Media


  1. U.S. Census Research
  2. 2.0 2.1 Gravestone of Daniel D. Lounsbury, Medusa Cemetery, Medusa, NY
  3. Helderberg Lounsbury's, Gertrude Miller & Marie Lounsbury, 1982
  4. Diary Entry of Willet Mackey, Rensselaerville