(10) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.2 ELENOR WENDELL CUSHMAN 10622, 5965
Birth19 Aug 1793, Boston, MA10622,13854,13856
Birth Memoor, West Roxbury, Suffolk Co. MA
Death18 Dec 1847, West Roxbury, Suffolk Cl. MA, age: 5410622,13856
BurialForest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Suffolk Co. MA13856
FlagsGen #8
(Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Elkanah Cushman and Susannah Wendell (Lathrop) Cushman. Originally interred in the Cushman family vault in Boston’s historic Copps Hill Burying Ground. The Cushman vault in Copps Hill was sold by Isabella (Cushman) Weld, sister in law, then 2nd wife of James Weld, in 1851. The remains of seven individuals were then removed and rebureid on 14 may 1851 in the recently consecrated Forest Hills Cemetery where James Weld ahd purchased a lot. It is in West Roxbury, MA13854 Portrait at Find A Grave. Re-interred 16 May 1851 from Copp's Hill.13856
SpouseJAMES WELD , 5966
Birth1768, West Roxbury, Suffolk Col MA12,13855
Death18 Jun 1867, West Roxbury, Suffolk Co.,MA, age: 9912,13855
BurialRe-interred 16 May 1851 from Copp's Hill.13855
ResidenceBoston, MA10622
Son of Edmund Weld and Sarah Harris. 12,93He of Boston.10622 Married Elenor’s sister, Isabella after Eleanor’s death.10622 Portrait at Find A Grave.13855
Family ID4091
Marriage17 Feb 1811, Boston, MA10622,12
Marr MemoNew North Chruch of Boston

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.3 CORDELIA HOWARD CUSHMAN 10622, 5967
Birth10 Jul 179510622
Death10 Oct 1803, Tyngsboro, Middlesex Co., MA, age: 810622
BurialOld Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk Co. MA13859
FlagsGen #8
(Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Elkanah Cushman and Susannah Wendell (Lathrop) Cushman. Was an artist. Is mentioned in Who was Who in American Art, 1564-1975, 3 vols, by Peter Hastings Falk, editor, 1999; and “Who’s Who in American Art, 1940-: Contemporary American Artists, by Charlotte Ball, Editor, 1940.2710
Originally recorded/transcribed as “Condelic Howard Cushman” at Find A Grave. Photo of stone at find a grave13859

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4 ALEXANDER CUSHMAN 10622, 2016
Birth27 Apr 1797, Boston, Suffolk, MA10622,558
DeathOct 1841, Richmond, Ind. Co., VA, age: 4413860,264
Death Memoor Henrico Co.
BurialShockoe Hill Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, VA88
ResidenceNew York City, NY & prob. Richmond, VA88
FlagsGen #8
(Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Son of Elkanah Cushman and Susannah Wendell (Lathrop) Cushman. He is the manufacturer and sole proprietor of “ Dr. McClintock’s Family Medicines” which are quite famous.11059 Found on E-Bay 15 Mar 2012 Traveling the Paper Trails of American History. “My Dear afflicted Brother…I received your sad letter today..” 1 page stamp less folded letter written by Eleanor (Ellen) Weld at Boston, MA on 4 Jul 1841, to her brother Alexander Cushman at New York City. Pages measures approx. 7 3/” x 9 3/4”. Eleanor has received news from her brother Alexander conceding his serious illness (”I grieve to hear that your health is so bad”) and also of the sickness of his wife Jane. She writes a long pious letter of consolation and reassures him that “you are both supported and comforted by that holy religion you have both so long professed and honored.” Sadly, Alexander died in October 1841. Eleanor (Ellen) Wendell Cushman (1793-1847) and Alexander Cushman (1797-1841) were the children of Elkanah Cushman (1769-1841) and Susannah Wendell Lathrop (1765-1815). Eleanor married a wealthy Roxbury, Massachusetts, baker and banker named James Weld (1788-1867) in 1811. Alexander married Jane Amanda Ramsey. In the late 1850’s Jane Cushman kept a boarding house in New York ity, one of whose tenants was Winslow Homer. See The Life and Works of Winslow Homer (1911). E-bay Auction 3-18-2012. Item # 190653454498

3+ page stampless folded letter written by Ellen Maria Cartwright on February 11, 1842, at Boston, MA, to her aunt Jane Cushman at Saratoga Springs, NY. Letter measures approx. 7 3/4" x 10".
Ellen Maria Cartwright writes a very long, kind, and pious letter of consolation to her Aunt Jane Cushman, whose husband Alexander died in 1841. She also relates family news and updates her aunt on her pregnancy: "I have not been confined nor do I expect it much before the middle of April."
Ellen Maria Weld (1814-1873) was the daughter of Eleanor Wendell Cushman (1793-1847) and James Weld (1788-1867). She married merchant John William Cartwright (1812-1870) in 1832 and lived in Roxbury, MA. Their son James Weld Cartwright was born on April 3, 1842. Her husband and son John Jr. went to California for two years to seek their fortunes as merchants. By 1860 the entire family was living in Nantucket.
Ellen's mother was the sister of Alexander Cushman (1797-1841), who married Jane Amanda Ramsey (1798-?), the recipient of this letter.
Postal History: faint Boston CDS with manuscript 18 3/4 cents rate mark.
Condition: age toning, small holes in folds, fold splits, small hole where seal removed (not affecting text), staining, foxing.
Spouse1860 JANE AMANDA RAMSEY13861,13860 , 2017
Birth3 May 1798, Edinburgh, Midlothaian, Scotland13860,558
A native of Scotland, she came to America in 1802, resided in Baltimore till 1818, then removed to Richmond, VA, where she was married.13860 See notes for husband for more info.
Family ID1361
Marriage11 Nov 1822, Richmond, Virginia13860
ChildrenWILLIAM CHARLES , 2593 (1823-1824)
 ALEXANDER , 2594 (1826-)
 ELLEN WELD , 6849 (1829-1830)
 JANE AMANDA , 6850 (1832-)
 DAVID REESE , 2596 (1834-1826)

(11) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4.1 WILLIAM CHARLES CUSHMAN 10085, 2593
Birth23 Oct 1823, Richmond, Henrico Co., VA10085,558
Death28 Aug 1824, VA, age: <110085,264
BurialShockoe Hill Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, VA88
ResidenceRichmond, VA88
FlagsGen #9
(Alexander, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Son of Alexander Cushman and Mary Amanda (Ramsey) Cushman.

(11) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4.2 ALEXANDER CUSHMAN 10085, 2594
Birth24 Apr 1826, Richmond, Henrico Co. VA10085,264
ResidenceNYC, NY10085
FlagsGen #9
(Alexander, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Son of Alexander Cushman and Mary Amanda (Ramsey) Cushman. Resides in NYCity and is an extensive druggist. He is the manufacturer and sole proprietor of “Dr. McClintock’s Family Medicines” which are quite famous. He had 2 children. 10085 Middle name may have been Ramsey, after his mother’s maiden name. 1900 census also shows a Ralph Monell, listed as son, age 25, b. NY?13862
SpouseSUSAN MEAD WILLIAMS558,10085 , 2595
Birthabt 1827264
Daughter of King S. Williams of Stockbridge
Family ID1813
Marriage24 Dec 185110085
ChildrenSUSIE WELD , 6847 (1852-)
 CHARLOTTE , 6848 (1855-)
 ALEXANDER RAMSAY , 11638 (1856-1911)
 Kate , 25018 (1855-)

(12) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4.2.1 SUSIE WELD CUSHMAN 724,558,13861, 6847
Birth1852, NYC, New York724
FlagsGen#10
(Alexander, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daugther of Alexander Cushman and Susan Mead Williams.

(12) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4.2.2 CHARLOTTE CUSHMAN 724,558,13862,13861, 6848
Birth7 Jan 1855, New York City, New York724,558
FlagsGen#10
(Alexander, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daugther of Alexander Cushman and Susan Mead Williams.

(12) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4.2.3 ALEXANDER RAMSAY CUSHMAN 264,13862,13861, 11638
BirthOct 1856, NY, NY Co., NY264,13863,13864
Death24 Nov 1911, Rochester, Monroe Co, NY, age: 5513864
BurialMount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe Co. NY13864
FlagsGen#10
(Alexander, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Son of Alexander Cushman and Susan Mead Williams. Alexander was the son of Alexander Cushman and Susan W Williams, he was the Brother of Susan Cushman and Charlotte Cushman. He was the husband of Mary Elizabeth Abbott. His family operated in Hotel in Manhattan NY for many years.13864 1900 census has his father b. MA, and mother b. VA13862
SpouseMARIE ELIZABETH ABBOTT264 , 11639
Birth1864, Rochester, Monroe Co. NY13865,13865,13864
Death20 Jun 1939, Rochester, Monroe Co. NY, age: 7513864
BurialMount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe Co. NY13864
Mary was the daughter of Luman Abbott and Mary E Abbott, she was the wife of Alexander Ramsay Cushman.13865
Family ID8034
Marriage17 Apr 1909, NY, NY264,13866

(12) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4.2.4 Kate CUSHMAN 13862, 25018
BirthJun 1855, NJ13862
FlagsGen#10
(Alexander, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daugther of Alexander Cushman and Susan Mead Williams. Record shows her father and mother both b. NJ. This may be a step sister?

(11) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4.3 ELLEN WELD CUSHMAN 558, 6849
Birth8 Jan 1829, Richmond, Ind. Co., VA558
Death28 Apr 1830, age: 1558
FlagsGen #9
Alexander, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Alexander Cushman and Mary Amanda (Ramsey) Cushman. See notes fro brother, Alexander, for more info.

(11) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4.4 JANE AMANDA CUSHMAN 558, 6850
Birth6 Jul 1832, New York, New York558
FlagsGen #9
Alexander, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Alexander Cushman and Mary Amanda (Ramsey) Cushman.

(11) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.4.5 DAVID REESE CUSHMAN 11079, 2596
Birth6 Apr 1834, New York City, New York11059,558
Death24 Sep 1826, age: <111059
Death Memonote death date is before birthdate???
FlagsGen #9
(Alexander, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Son of Alexander Cushman and Mary Amanda (Ramsey) Cushman.

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.5a MARY ANN CUSHMAN* 13860, 5968
Birth20 Mar 180013860
Death23 May 1845, NYC, New York, age: 4513860
FlagsGen #8
(Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Elkanah Cushman and Susannah Wendell (Lathrop) Cushman. Had two children by her second husband. 13860
SpouseLt. THOMAS HENDRY , 5969
ResidencePhilapdelphia, PA13860
He of Philadelphia, PA. He was of the U.S. Navy 13860
Family ID4093
Marriage22 Nov 1818264

Other spouses: JOHN RIDDLE Jr.

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.5b MARY ANN CUSHMAN* (See above)
SpouseJOHN RIDDLE Jr.13860 , 5970
Birth1800264
Death4 Aug 1836, age: 3613860
Family ID4094
Marriage14 Sep 182113860

Other spouses: Lt. THOMAS HENDRY

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5b.1.2.1.1a.6a ISABELLA CUSHMAN* 13860, 5971
Birth31 Mar 180113860
DeathJun 1877, Lynnfield, Essex Co, MA, age: 7613854
BurialForest Hills Cemetery, West Roxbury, MA13854
FlagsGen #8
(Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Elkanah Cushman and Susannah Wendell (Lathrop) Cushman. Had 8 children, all listed in the HWCushman book.13860
SpouseSAMUEL A. EATON13860 , 5972
Family ID4095
Marriage24 Aug 182413860

Other spouses: JAMES WELD

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