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Rev. Dr. LaFayette Congdon

Male 1845 - 1927  (81 years)


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  • Name LaFayette Congdon 
    Title Rev. 
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 21 Oct 1845  Ellington, Chautauqua County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Feb 1927  Batavia, Genesee County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Rev. Dr. LaFayette Congdon was the son of Phineas Spring and Julia Ette (Thacher) Congdon. He was the husband of Frances Anna (Kingsley) Congdon. They were married September 20, 1870 and Frances died January 29, 1931. He was a minister in the Methodist Episcopal Church: East Genesee Conference 1867 F 1869 Genesee (now Western New York) Conference by change of boundaries 1872 East Genesee Conference at reorganization and to Genesee Conference by consolidation 1876 Central New York Conference by change of boundaries 1880 Genesee Conference by transfer 1891. He was President of Genesee Wesleyan Seminary (later became Syracuse University) 19O4-1913. He served during the Civil War. He died of uremic poisoning.

      U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
      Name: LaFayette Congdon
      Side: Union
      Regiment Name: 21st Regiment New York Cavalry
      Company: K
      Rank In: Private
      Rank Out: Private
      Film Number: M551 - Roll 27

      Obituary
      Batavia Daily
      Btavia, NY
      February 23, 1927

      Memoir
      Methodist Episcopal Church
      Genesee Conference Journal
      1927, Pgs. 786-788
    Buried Pittsford Cemetery, Pittsford, Monroe County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • PLOT Lot 151 - E 1/2
    Person ID I117660  tree1
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2018 

    Father Phineas Spring Congdon,   b. Jun 1816,   d. 16 Apr 1876  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Julia Ette Thacher,   b. 7 Jun 1821, Walworth, Wayne Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1894, Bradford, McKean Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F7044  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Anna Kingsley,   b. 27 Fen 1849, Pittsford, Monroe County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1931, Batavia, Genesee County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1870  Pittsford, Monroe County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Daniel Edgar Congdon,   b. 23 Jan 1874, Geneseo, Livingston County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1875, Pittsford, Monroe County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +2. Edgar Davidson Congdon,   b. 25 Apr 1879, Walworth, Wayne County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962, West Islip, Suffolk County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F516  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S288] Find A Grave, (Web).
      MEMORIAL ID 33714791