Rhoda Ann Trowbridge

Rhoda Ann "Annie" Trowbridge
Born: Sept. 3, 1854, Mt. Freedom, Randolph, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: Jan. 6, 1892, Morris Co., New Jersey
Parents: David Austin Trowbridge & Catherine Caroline Coe
Religious Affiliation: Mt. Freedom Presbyterian Church, Mt. Freedom, Randolph, Morris Co., New Jersey
Buried: Mt. Freedom Presbyterian Cemetery, Mt. Freedom, Randolph, Morris Co., New Jersey
Note: named in honor of her grandmother, Rhoda Ann Drake Coe
First Marriage: Apr. 20, 1872, Morris Co., New Jersey
First Husband: Jeremiah "Jerry" Wiggins
Born: 1849, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: About 1876, Morris Co., New Jersey
Second Marriage: May 27, 1877, Mt. Freedom Presbyterian Church, Mt. Freedom, Randolph, Morris Co., New Jersey
Second Husband: H. Jesse Lake
Born: 1845, Hackettstown, Warren Co., New Jersey
Died: Aug. 7, 1920 Hackettstown, Warren Co., New Jersey
Buried: Aug. 10, 1920, Hackettstown Union Cemetery, Hackettstown, Warren Co., New Jersey
Parents: Jesse Lake & Mary Ann Rarick
Occupation: Farm laborer, depot watchman
First Marriage: (H. Jesse Lake)before 1867, probably Morris or Warren Co., New Jersey
First Wife: (H. Jesse Lake): Martha Bird
Born: 1844, New Jersey
Died: still living, 1870, Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey
Third Marriage: (H. Jesse Lake): Oct. 12, 1897, probably Warren Co., New Jersey
Third Wife: (H. Jesse Lake) Margaret Van Syckle Miller
Born: 1866, New Jersey
Died: still living, 1920, Hackettstown, Warren Co., New Jersey

Children:

(Jesse Lake & Martha Bird)


William Lake

Born: around 1867, Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: still living, 1880, Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey

David Lake
Born: around 1869, Chester, New Jersey?
Died: still living, 1880, Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey

(Rhoda Ann Trowbridge & Jeremiah Wiggins)


David Wiggins

Born: Sept. 22, 1872, Stoneybrook, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: unknown

Albert Jeremiah Wiggins

(Rhoda Ann Trowbridge & H. Jesse Lake)


Katie Lake

Born: 1879, Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: still living, 1880, Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey


The headstone of Rhoda Trowbridge at the Mt. Freedom Presbyterian cemetery in Randolph, NJ.

 

THE LAKE HOUSEHOLD DURING THE 1880 CENSUS

(Chester, Morris Co., New Jersey)

Name

Relation

Marital Status

Gender

Race

Age

State

Occupation

State of Birth

Parents State of Birth

Jessie Lake

Self

M

Male

W

34

NJ

Watchman At Depot

NJ

NJ

Rodda M. Lake

Wife

M

Female

W

25

NJ

Keeping House

NJ

NJ

David Higgins

Step Son

S

Male

W

7

NJ

NJ

NJ

Albert Higgins

Step Son

S

Male

W

5

NJ

NJ

NJ

Katie Lake

Daughter

S

Female

W

1

NJ

NJ

NJ

William Lake

Son

S

Male

W

13

NJ

NJ

NJ

David Lake

Son

S

Male

W

11

NJ

NJ

NJ

Tobey Brant

Brother in Law

Male

W

16

NJ

Laborer

NJ

NJ

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