In memory of Ichabod Hovey, my Paternal 5th Great-Grandfather on the DYKEMAN branch.
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24 Jun 1781
Troy, Orleans, Vermont
6 Jun 1808
Ulysses, Potter, Pennsylvania
Ichabod Hovey & Helen Smith Torrance were the parents of my ancestor,
- Sarah Jenette Hovey, born Feb. 10, 1810, died unmarried in Chicago, July 31, 1890.
- Samuel Torrance Hovey
- William Proctor Hovey, born May 13, 1814, married at Freeport, Illinois, and died there Sept. 20, 1849.
- James Gross Hovey, born Nov. 18, 1818, died at Waverly, Iowa, May 18, 1865.
- Jacob Turner Hovey, born March 10, 1822, marriage in Tioga County, New York, and died at Ulysses, Pennsylvania, in 1899.
- Edward Dodge Hovey, born in Tioga County, New York, May 22, 1825. He married in Independence, Iowa, Jan. 15, 1857, and lived in Quasqueton, Iowa.
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