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Norton Jason Damon

Male 1846 - 1912  (~ 65 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Norton Jason Damon was born in May 1846 in New York (son of Edmund H. Damon and Sarah Hicks); died in 1912; was buried in City View Cemetery, Salem, Marion, Oregon.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1847

    Notes:

    He married, secondly, Helen Osborne, born in Pennsylvania in 1865. They were in Salem, Oregon by 1900.

    Norton married Frances "Fannie" Gage on 14 Dec 1875 in Clinton County, Iowa. Frances (daughter of Moses Gage and Naomi Jane Dunlap) was born in 1858 in Iowa; died in 1893; was buried in City View Cemetery, Salem, Marion, Oregon. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Leola Ladorie Damon was born on 17 Sep 1887 in Calamus, Clinton, Iowa; died on 30 Jun 1958 in Hood River, Hood River, Oregon; was buried in Forest View Cemetery, Forest Grove, Washington, Oregon.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Edmund H. Damon was born on 16 Jun 1809 in Bridgeport, Madison, New York (son of Jason Damon and Lucy Owen); died on 22 Mar 1891 in Calamus, Clinton, Iowa; was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Calamus, Clinton County, Iowa.

    Notes:

    "E. H. DAMON, retired farmer; P. O. Calamus. Son of Jason and Lucy (Owen) Damon; was born June 16, 1809, in Madison Co., N.Y. From 1845 to 1861, he was engaged in running a hotel in Sullivan of that county. In the spring of 1861, emigrated to Iowa, stopping at Davenport till the fall, when he came into Olive Township, Clinton Co., having purchased a farm of 240 acres. In 1875, moved into Calamus and subsequently sold the farm. Married Miss Sarah Hicks Nov. 15, 1835; she was born Aug. 10, 1810, in Albany Co., N.Y.; have ten children—Ammon, Albert, Elizabeth, Riley and Emily, Myron, Sarah, Norton, Alpheus and Anna. Three sons—Ammon, Myron and Riley, served in the 8th Iowa Infantry Volunteers. Albert is a member of the New York Conference of' M. E. Church. Norton and Alpheus engaged in the mercantile business in Calamus. Republican." [History of Clinton County, Iowa, citation details below]

    Edmund Damon (1809-1891) = Sarah Hicks (1810-1886)
    Albert Nelson Damon (1838-1893) = Hattie Salisbury (1839-1910)
    Albert Howe Damon (1878-1948) = Grace Henrietta Telfer (1879-1956)
    Albert Howe Damon (1912-1986) = Roberta M. Fay (1913-2003)
    Kent Telfer Damon (1942- ) = Nancy June Carlsson-Paige (1944- )
    Matthew Paige "Matt" Damon (1970- )

    Edmund married Sarah Hicks on 15 Nov 1835. Sarah (daughter of George S. Hicks and Margaret) was born on 25 Aug 1811 in Albany County, New York; died on 25 Jul 1886 in Calamus, Clinton, Iowa; was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Calamus, Clinton County, Iowa. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Sarah Hicks was born on 25 Aug 1811 in Albany County, New York (daughter of George S. Hicks and Margaret); died on 25 Jul 1886 in Calamus, Clinton, Iowa; was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Calamus, Clinton County, Iowa.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 10 Aug 1810, Albany County, New York

    Children:
    1. 1. Norton Jason Damon was born in May 1846 in New York; died in 1912; was buried in City View Cemetery, Salem, Marion, Oregon.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Jason Damon was born on 30 Jul 1763 in Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts (son of Edmond Damon and Esther Hubbard); died on 30 May 1835 in Bridgeport, Madison, New York; was buried in Old Bridgeport Cemetery, Bridgeport, Madison, New York.

    Notes:

    He served in the Revolution in Capt. John Carpenter's company, 6 May 1780 to 6 Feb 1781, stationed at Springfield, Massachusetts.

    Jason married Lucy Owen on 21 Feb 1793 in Grafton, Rensselaer, New York. Lucy (daughter of Abel Owen and Anna) was born on 1 Feb 1775 in New Lebanon, Columbia, New York; died on 16 Sep 1851 in Vernon, Waukesha, Wisconsin. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Lucy Owen was born on 1 Feb 1775 in New Lebanon, Columbia, New York (daughter of Abel Owen and Anna); died on 16 Sep 1851 in Vernon, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1774, New Lebanon, Columbia, New York

    Notes:

    As shown on her page on Wikitree, she waged an epic and ultimately successful battle to collect her pension for her husband's service in the Revolution.

    Children:
    1. 2. Edmund H. Damon was born on 16 Jun 1809 in Bridgeport, Madison, New York; died on 22 Mar 1891 in Calamus, Clinton, Iowa; was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Calamus, Clinton County, Iowa.

  3. 6.  George S. Hicks

    George married Margaret. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Margaret
    Children:
    1. 3. Sarah Hicks was born on 25 Aug 1811 in Albany County, New York; died on 25 Jul 1886 in Calamus, Clinton, Iowa; was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Calamus, Clinton County, Iowa.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Edmond Damon was born in 1740 in Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts (son of John Damon and Hannah); died after 1790 in Grafton, Rensselaer, New York.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1740, Worcester County, Massachusetts

    Edmond married Esther Hubbard on 3 Dec 1761 in Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. Esther (daughter of Samuel Hubbard and Hannah Bliss) was born on 21 Dec 1739 in Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Esther Hubbard was born on 21 Dec 1739 in Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts (daughter of Samuel Hubbard and Hannah Bliss).
    Children:
    1. 4. Jason Damon was born on 30 Jul 1763 in Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts; died on 30 May 1835 in Bridgeport, Madison, New York; was buried in Old Bridgeport Cemetery, Bridgeport, Madison, New York.

  3. 10.  Abel Owen was born on 3 Apr 1743 in Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut (son of Isaac Owen and Rebecca Tilden); died on 6 Jun 1827 in Cortland County, New York.

    Notes:

    He served in the Revolution as a soldier "in the Line, 2nd Regiment, Col. Phillip Van Cortland, General Stephen Van Renssalaer."

    Abel married Anna about 1764. Anna died in Apr 1797 in Homer, Cortland, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Anna died in Apr 1797 in Homer, Cortland, New York.
    Children:
    1. 5. Lucy Owen was born on 1 Feb 1775 in New Lebanon, Columbia, New York; died on 16 Sep 1851 in Vernon, Waukesha, Wisconsin.