Seth Griswold Pickett
Weston Twp., Clark County, Wisconsin
Seth was born 5 Aug 1814 in West Valley, NY, the son of Eli Ketcham (b. 7 May 1792) and Melinda (b. Griswold, 6 Jan 1795) Pickett. Both of his parents were natives of CT. Seth married Polly ? He was the father of George (b. 1836) and Amelia (b. 1842). His daughter Alice Josephine (b. 28 Nov 1877). Alice married Lucien Vernon Zander, Jr.
Father of Alice J. Pickett Zander (wife of Lucien, Jr)
Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)
Name: Seth Griswould Pickett Gender: Male Birth Date: 5 Aug 1814
Birth Location: Litchfield Parent Name: Eli K Parent Name: Melinda
Wisconsin Genealogy Index - WNI Record Details
Last Name: Pickett First Name: Seth G Year: 1814 - County: Jefferson
Page: 732 Record Type: Biographical Sketch
----Source: History of Jefferson county, Wisconsin Published: 1879
Location: Microfilm R26 N89
Notes: Chicago Western Historical Company Portrait: no
HISTORY of Northern Wisconsin
ASHFORD was originally organized as the Town of Chili; but for some reason this name was not satisfactory, and by act of Legislature, approved January 26, 1854, it was changed to Ashford, which, it is said, was suggested on account of the great quantity of ash timber growing in the town. This name was given by Dr. S. G. Pickett.
Paul Forster, Marsha Hosfeld, Janet Schwarze & The Clark Co. History Buffs
Bio: Zander, Lucien V. & Rebecca (Whitney-Northrup)
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