Isaac Trowbridge

Documented History

There is a Trowbridge Genealogy report that lists Isaac’s birth about 1775 in Frederick County, Virginia.

Trowbridge Genealogy Report

According to Kentucky, Compiled Marriages, Isaac Trowbridge married Nancy Campbell on 20 December 1796. This information is confirmed by the Kentucky Pioneer and Court Records Marriage Index of Lincoln County, Kentucky.

Kentucky Pioneer and Court Records

The 1810 Census lists Isaac Trobridge right between William taylor and Johnson Thompson.  There were six household members living with Isaac at the time.  Two of those were over 25 at the time, I’m guessing that was Isaac and his wife Nancy. 

1810 United States Federal Census

Four of them were under 16 years old.  I’m assuming they were their children.  All were listed as free white people.  Two of them were males under 10.  There was 1 male and 1 female between 10 and 25 years old.  Isaac and the adult female were between 26 and 44 years old.

1820 United States Federal Census

The Census for 1820 lists Isaac Trobridge with 8 total people in the household, he’s likely the male older than 45.  There was 1 female between 26 and 44, 1 male between 16 and 25, 1 male between 16 and 18, 1 male between 10 and 15, 3 males under 10, and 1 female under 10.  They lived in Crab Orchard, Lincoln County, Kentucky.

1830 United States Federal Census

According to the 1830 Census, there were 6 household members living with Isaac Trowbridge in Orange County, Indiana.  He had to be between 60 and 69 years old at the time.  His spouse was between 50 and 59.   There was a male and a female between 15 and 19 as well as two males between 10 and 14 years old.

This information doesn’t quite connect Isaac as Mary Polly‘s father, but it is something to get started with for sure. I would love to hear from you if you know anything about this family and can help connect those dots for us. I will certainly come back and update this page as I find additional information on Isaac.

In the meantime, take care and hug your loved ones.


Isaac’s Family Tree

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