147th N.Y. Volunteer Infantry Union Army American Civil War
Francis "Frank" Granger Trowbridge Born: Apr. 7, 1836, Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey Died: 1868, New York or New Jersey Parents: Elijah Freeman Trowbridge & Temperance Ludlow Muchmore Military Service: 147th New York Volunteer Infantry, American Civil War Marriage: 1865, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York Wife: Mary Elizabeth Hume Born: Sept. 7, 1842, Patterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey Died: Oct. 17, 1869, Orange, Essex Co., New Jersey
William Matthew Trowbridge-Ford (Adopted by the Ford family)
FRANCIS GRANGER TROWBRIDGE
From "History of Morris Co., Vol. 1", 1914, Lewis Publishing
"Frank [Trowbridge] who joined the one hundredth and forty-seventh New York Volunteer Infantry, and served throughout the war, was wounded at Cold Harbor and died from the effects of his injuries after
the close of hostilities."