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Updates on Morgans of “Moor Corner” in Glamorgan

Moor corner farm
Moor Corner Farm

I’m in the process of double checking all of my Morgan info as I get ready to put it all in book form. One of the biggest frustrations for me was not being able to find a baptism for John Morgan who was born c. 1730. Today I was at the local LDS FHC looking at some church records that are available online for free at the center via findmypast. I started doing some random searches for possible John Morgans and made a very promising find. There was a John Morgan baptized in 1730 (no date) in Reynoldston, Glamorgan. Reynoldston makes sense as a location, especially since John married Sarah Gammon and the Gammons were mostly from the Scurlage area. Scurlage is just a bit southwest of Reynoldston. John and Sarah named multiple sons William which makes sense if that was his father’s name. Also, in the early 1800’s, John and Sarah’s son William was living in Reynoldston. I also discovered siblings for John Morgan of Reynoldston’s. They were sisters Anne Morgan bp 1728 and Elinor Morgan, bp 1733.

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Research Update: The “Rundle” – “Brice” Mystery Solved

When I began doing research on my Rundle line, I quickly noticed that many Rundle families had at least one child with the first or middle name of “Brice”.  The name “Hugh Brice” was very common. My 3x Great Grandfather was named “Hugh Brice Rundle”. It made some of my research easier than most.  For instance, when I saw a name like “Jeremiah Brice Rundle” in Australia, I knew that he had to be related to my Rundles.  I tried to find out where the name came from, but ran into a brick wall.

I was able to ascertain when the naming pattern started. John Rundle married Eleanor White in St. Neot. They were the first couple on the Rundle side to use the Brice name.  I also found that Eleanor had a brother, John White, who married Mary Pomeroy in St. Neot and they also named children Brice or Hugh Brice. I knew that their father was John White, the Vicar in Pillaton, Cornwall but I was not sure of their mother’s name. I assumed that her maiden name was probably “Brice”, however, I could never prove it… until now. This discovery is doubly important, since the descendants of Elizabeth White Rundle and her brother, John White, intermarried a few times, strengthening the Rundle – Brice connection.

I recently found a Brice family tree on Ancestry researched by Rhona Brice. I noticed that she had Eleanor White’s mother as Margaret Brice. There was mention of a will that proved it. I was able to download the will from the UK National Archives and now know for sure that Eleanor’s mother’s surname was in fact Brice and that her first name was Margaret, not Eleanor, as Richard Crow had stated in his book.

The will that I downloaded was for Margaret’s brother, Hugh Brice.  Margaret’s children John White, Margaret White and Eleanor White Rundle are mentioned in the will dated 1793. Margaret is listed as his “late sister” at that time the will was first written. Based on the fact that in that when the original section was written, Eleanor was not yet married to John Rundle, it would mean that Margaret died prior to 1761.

Here is the early section mentioning his “niece”, Eleanor White daughter of his “late sister” Margaret and John White. Hugh left Eleanor a diamond ring. This portion of the will was written prior to Eleanor’s marriage.

Hugh Brice will
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Here is the later section of the will that mentions Margaret’s children. It reads “Eleanor Rundle, formerly White, wife of John Rundle, Margaret, formerly White, wife of Edward __ and John White… nieces and nephew of the deceased”.

Hugh Brice will part 2
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Here is an abbreviated report for the family of Margaret Brice White. It includes her parents, siblings, and children. Since I am in the middle of finishing up my Rundle research, I haven’t had time to really fill out the rest of the Brice line, when I do, I will update the site.  For now, this gives you a basic idea of the Brice – Rundle connection

 

1. Peter1 Brice M.A., b. c. 1673 in Crewkerne, Somerset, England, (son of Hugh Brice Gent. [1631 – 1703] and Grace (maiden name unknown) Brice), d. 30 Jul 1740 in Netherbury, Dorset, England, occupation Minister; Vicar of Netherbury, Dorset, England, buried 4 Aug 1740 in Netherbury, Dorset, England. 1673 Peter Brice baptized at Crewkerne son of Hugo Brice.

Brice, Peter, s. Hugh, of Crewkherne, Somerset, gent. Wadham Coll., matric 7 April, 1690, aged 17; B.A. from New Inn Hall 8 March, 1693-4, incorp. at Cambridge 1708, and M.A. from Peter House 1708, vicar of Worth Matravers 1696, rector of Church Knowle 1708, and vicar of Netherbury, Dorset, 1709.
Source: Oxford, University Of. Alumni Oxonienses. 1891. Reprint. London: Forgotten Books, 2013

There is a land record in 1725 for 500 acres in Pendomer, Somerset that is recorded as being owned by “Thomas Brice, Peter Brice, Jane wife of Thomas”. A later amendment has Peter scored out and “Son Thomas” added. I don’t know who this Thomas is.

Peter Brice, M.A., died July 30th, 1740, aged 70; he was interred in Netherbury Church. A mural tablet there, in the chancel, states that he was the Vicar for thirty years.

Peter was married to Katherine Pocock, b. 1677, d. 1742 in Netherbury, Dorset, England,4 buried 21 Sep 1742 in Netherbury, Dorset, England.4 Katherine was mentioned in her husband’s will. There is also a mention of Rev. John Pocock, who I assume is probably her brother.
Burial record lists her as “widow”.

Children:

i. Elizabeth2 Brice, b. 1711 in Netherbury, Dorset, England, baptized 25 Sep 1711 in Netherbury, Dorset,         England.5
ii. Grace Brice, b. c. 1712 in Netherbury, Dorset, England,5 d. 1738 in Netherbury, Dorset, England,4 buried 27 Dec 1738 in Netherbury, Dorset, England.4
2. iii. Margaret Brice b. 1713.
iv. Ann Brice, b. 1715 in Netherbury, Dorset, England,5 baptized 1 Oct 1715 in Netherbury, Dorset, England,5 d. 1730.
v. Hugh (Rev.) Brice, b. 1719 in Netherbury, Dorset, England,5 baptized 1719 in Netherbury, Dorset, England,5 d. 1793 in Crewkerne, Somerset, England, buried 10 Jan 1793 in Netherbury, Dorset, England.4 It seems as if Hugh may have been his grandfather, Hugh Brice of Crewkerne’s, heir.

Hugh Brice, son of Peter, matriculated at Oxford 5 Dec 1738, age 19.

In 1741 Rev. Hugh Brice of Netherbury, Dorset subscribed to a collection of sermons.
Generation Two

2. Margaret2 Brice (Peter1), b. 1713 in Netherbury, Dorset, England,5 baptized 22 Feb 1713 in Netherbury, Dorset, England,5 d. pre 1761. I can’t find marriage for Margaret and John yet, however at the time of her father’s death in 1640, she did not seem to be married yet. I based marriage on that and age of first child.

Margaret’s children John White, Margaret White and Eleanor White Rundle are mentioned in her brother, Hugh Brice’s, will in 1793. Margaret is listed as his “late sister” in the early section of the will, and daughter Eleanor is not married at that time. That would mean that Margaret died prior to 1761.

I could not find a burial for Margaret in either Pillaton or St. Neot.

She was married to John (Rev) White, on c. 1742, b. 1673, d. 1759 in Pillaton, Cornwall, England, buried 8 Dec 1759 in Pillaton, Cornwall, England,7 occupation Vicar of Pillaton. John: According to Richard Crow, this was a prosperous family, a part of which had come to St. Neot to settle at Woodland.

John’s children were all baptized in Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall between 1744 and 1747. He may have been vicar there before moving to Pillaton. St. Julitta is the parish church for Lanteglos by Camelford.

John was the Rector at Pillaton from 1746 to 1758. Burial record says “The Rev’d John White”.

Children:
i. Eleanor3 White b. 1744 in Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England,5 baptized 7 Jul 1744 in Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England,5 d. 10 Oct 1808 in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG,8 buried 18 Oct 1808 in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG. Could be the Eleanor Rundle bur. in St. Neot 10 Oct 1808. In Richard’s Crow’s research, she is listed as “daughter of John White, Vicar of Pillaton”.

She was married to John “Gent” Rundle, on 14 Apr 1761 in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG,9 b. c.1733 in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG, (son of Jonathan “of Hole and Pengelly” Rundle [1676 – 1740] and Jane Rowe [1710 – 1788]), baptized 3 Feb 1736 in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG,10 d. 12 Feb 1806 in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG, , ,6 buried 17 Feb 1806 in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG,9 resided “Little Gent” in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG.11 John: Witnesses to marriage of John and Eleanor were Charles Danger and Millicent Thomas. The couple were married by Banns which were read March 15, 22 and 29th.

Obituary says that John “was beloved and respected by all who knew him, particularly the poor of that neighborhood, to whom he was a most charitable friend”.
Obit says that he was 73 yrs old, so there is the possibility that he was baptized at age 3.
Sons Jonathan and Brice were his heirs with note that “widow having renounced her right”.

ii. John White b. 1745 in Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England,5 baptized 16 Jan 1745 in Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England,5 d. 1795 in St. Neot, Cornwall, England,9 buried 26 Jan 1795 in St. Neot, Cornwall, England,9 resided in St. Neot, Cornwall, England.9 The couple was married by License. Witnesses were John Parson and Phillip Hillman.

He was married to Mary Pomery, on 11 Sep 1769 in St. Neot, Cornwall, England,9 b. c. 1744,9, d. 1829 in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG,9,13 buried 10 Jul 1829 in St. Neot, Cornwall, ENG.9 Mary: Mary (Pomery) White was age 84 at the time of her death at Treddinick.

iii. Margaret White baptized 21 Sep 1747 in Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England,5 b. 1747 in Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England,5 d. post 1793. Margaret was mentioned in her uncle, Hugh Brice’s, will in 1793. She is listed as “Margaret, formerly White, wife of Edward ___?”. I don’t have that marriage info yet.
iv. Jerome White b. 1747 in Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England,5 baptized 21 Sep 1747 in Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England,5 d. 1751 in Pillaton, Cornwall, England,7 buried 14 Aug 1751 in Pillaton, Cornwall, England.7

Sources:

[1] Oxford, University Of. Alumni Oxonienses., 1891. Reprint. London: Forgotten Books, 2013.

[1] Richard Hine, The History of Beaminster.

[1] Parish Printout Braunton, Devon, England; 1538-1812; Baptisms.

[1] Dorset, England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812.

[1] England Select Birth and Christenings 1538 – 1975.

[1] Wills : National Archive Download.

[1] Parish Registers for Pillaton, Cornwall, England.

[1] Richard Crow, The Hole Story: The History of a Cornish House , Self Published; 1996, Based on extensive research including: Parish Registers; Cornwall Diocesan Records (vital wills and inventories for probate), Manorial Records, National Census, Deeds to property of Hole, interviews with relatives of past owners and neighbors and misc documents.

[1] Parish Registers for St. Neot, Liskeard, Cornwall, Eng, Baptism to 1812;Baptisms 1813-1835; Baptisms 1836-1855; Burials and Marriages 1550 to 1900.St.Neot Parish Records; Church of England & Ireland; Bapt. 1549-1837. 1593-1600 Missing.

[1] Bishops Transcripts for St. Neot, Liskeard, Cornwall, Eng.

[1] Research by Arthur Runnells;.

[1] Obituary (newspaper clipping).

[1] FindaGrave.com: Collection of Headstone Inscriptions and Photos.

A Surprise Connection to Frederick Law Olmsted

The grounds at The Biltmore Estate, April 2015
The grounds at The Biltmore Estate, April 2015

Bill and I are season pass holders for the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC. We love seeing

Frederick Law Olmsted
Painting that hangs at Biltmore House
the estate in different seasons and have always appreciated the wonderful grounds that were laid out by landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted Sr.

Bill had a special interest in Olmsted since he had read a book about the “Columbian Exposition” better known as the “Chicago World’s Fair” which was predominately designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Daniel Burnham (of the “Ipswich, MA Burnhams” not the “Hartford, CT Burnhams” whom Bill is also descended from.). We were fascinated with the portrait of Frederick Law Olmsted hanging prominent in Biltmore House.

Recently I’ve been going over old Pitkin research I had done years ago. I’ve been double checking info and sources as well as filling in blank spots. You can understand my surprise that while working this week I found Frederick Law Olmsted’s membership application for the Sons of the American Revolution. On the application, I saw that Frederick Law Olmsted’s grandmother was Content Pitkin! I had the info on Content’s marriage to Benjamin Olmsted, however I had not carried the line out past their children. I couldn’t wait to tell Bill that he is related to Frederick Law Olmsted!

Ninety nine percent of the Pitkins in the US are all descended from William Pitkin who came to Hartford, CT from England and married Hannah Goodwin. Most people know of the line descended from William and Hannah’s son William J. Pitkin and his wife Elizabeth Stanley. Their son, William J. Pitkin was Governor of Connecticut. My husband and Olmsted are descendents of William and Hannah Goodwin’s son, Capt. Ozias Pitkin. Frederick’s grandmother, Constant Pitkin’s father was Ozias Pitkin Jr. Ozias Jr. was the son of Capt. Ozias Pitkin and his first wife, Elizabeth Green. Bill’s 4xGreat Grandfather was Daniel Pitkin, the half-brother of Ozias Jr. Daniel was the son of Capt. Ozias Pitkin and his second wife, Esther Burnham Cadwell.

And of course.. after learning about the connection.. look what Bill purchased this week!
Book

Below is a little on the family of Frederick Law Olmsted.

Generation One

1. Benjamin1 Olmstead, b. 12 Mar 1751 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT, , (son of Jonathan Olmstead [1706 – 1770] and Hannah Meakins [1717 – 1806]), d. 25 Dec 1832 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT,1,2 buried in Center Cem, East Hartford, Hartford, CT.1 Benjamin served in the Revolutionary War. Enlisted May, 1775, under Capt. George Pitkin, of Co J. Spencer’s regiment. The company marched to Roxbury, Mass., and was at the siege of Boston, until Dec 1775. He came home on furlough to be married.

He was married to Content Pitkin, on 2 Nov 1775 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT,1,2 b. 10 Aug 1752 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT, (daughter of Ozias Pitkin Jr. [1710 – 1761] and Theodosia “Dosia” Bull [ – 1788]), baptized 16 Aug 1752 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT, d. 12 Jul 1839 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT,2 buried in Center Cem, East Hartford, Hartford, CT.1

Children:
i. Elizabeth “Betsey”2 Olmstead, b. 11 Aug 1776 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT.3
ii. Frederick Olmstead, b. 7 Feb 1779 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT.3
iii. Theodosia Olmstead, b. 16 Apr 1782 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT.3
iv. Ezekial Olmstead, b. 20 Nov 1785 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT.3
2. v. John Olmstead b. 27 Sep 1791.
vi. Owen Pitkin Olmstead, b. 13 Apr 1794 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT,3 d. 1873 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT.1
vii. Maria “Marcia?” Olmstead, b. 20 mar 1798 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT.3

Generation Two

2. John2 Olmstead (Benjamin1), b. 27 Sep 1791 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT,1 d. 25 Jan 1873 in East Hartford, Hartford, CT,1 buried in Old North Cemetery , Hartford, Hartford, CT.1

He was married to Charlotte Law Hull, on 5 Jun 1821, , , b. 9 Sep 1800,1 d. 28 Feb 1826,1 buried in Old North Cemetery , Hartford, Hartford, CT.1 Charlotte: Daughter of Samuel and Abigail (Doolittle) Hull, of Cheshire , CT.; she was the adopted daughter of John Law, of Hartford, CT.

Children:
3. i. Frederick Law (Olmsted)3 Olmstead Sr. b. 26 Apr 1822.
4. ii. John Hull (Olmsted) Olmstead b. 2 Sep 1825.
iii. Mary (Olmsted) Olmstead b. 1832,1 d. 1875.1
iv. Owen (Olmsted) Olmstead b. 1836,1 d. 1838.1
v. Ada Theodosia (Olmsted) Olmstead b. 1839,1 d. 1846.1
vi. Albert Harry (Olmsted) Olmstead b. 1842,1 d. 1929.1

Generation Three

3. Frederick Law (Olmsted)3 Olmstead Sr. (John2, Benjamin1), b. 26 Apr 1822 in Hartford, Hartford, CT,5,6,7 d. 28 Aug 1903 in Brookline, Norfolk, MA,5,7 buried in Old North Cem, Hartford, Hartford, CT,1 occupation Landscape Architect.6 Mary Cleveland Perkins was married first to Frederick’s brother, John Hull Olmsted who died in 1857
I can’t find Frederick in many census years, but because of his occupation he traveled around a lot.
In 1859, Jun. 13 Married in Bogardus House, Central Park (by Mayor Tiemann) Mary Cleveland (Perkins) Olmsted, widow of his brother John Hull Olmsted, thus becoming step-father to her children: John Charles, Charlotte, and Owen. Moved later in the summer to the old convent building at Mt. St. Vincent in the Park.
In 1880 the family lived on 46th street in New York.
In 1900, Frederick was a patient in McLean Insane Hospital in Belmont, Middlesex, MA.

“Architect, Medical Pioneer. He is considered the foremost American landscape artist of the 19th Century, and was largely responsible for the creation and present formation of New York City, New York’s Central Park, of which he was Superintendent and chief architect. His landscape architectural work included Prospect Park in Brooklyn, Riverside Park in Manhattan, Chicago’s South Side Park, and the grounds of the United States Capitol building. In 1892 he took over the project of laying out the grounds of the 1893 World Fair in Chicago when its first architect died. Olmstead completed the grounds in time for the Fair, which is now known as Jackson Park. During the Civil War, he resigned his post of Central Park superintendent to accept the post of Secretary General of the United States Sanitary Commission. In that capacity, he helped facilitate the Commission’s work, which involved the distribution of tons of food and medical supplies to wounded soldiers and war refugees, evacuating wounded from battle areas, inspecting and maintaining standards in military hospitals, stocking and supplying hospital kitchens, and recruiting and maintaining thousands of nurses. The work he and the many workers under him saved thousands of soldiers’ lives. He headed the Commission until 1863, when the exertions of his service caused him ill health, and he was forced to resign. Despite all his architectural accomplishments, Frederick Law Olmstead considered his Sanitary Commission position work the most important work of his life.” (bio by: Russ Dodge on Findagrave.com).

He was married to Mary Cleveland Perkins, on 13 Jun 1859 in Bogardus House, Central Park, NY,1 b. 1830 in Erie, New York,1, ,6, d. 23 Apr 1921.1, Mary: Prior to marrying Frederick Law Olmsted, Mary was married to his brother, John Hull Olmsted on 16 Oct 1851 in Staten Island.
Marriage record states “Md. at residence of late Doct. Perkins, South side, in presence of many friends”

In 1855, John, Mary and children were living in Southfield, Richmond, NY.

In 1910 Mary and son, Frederick, lived in Brookline, MA.

Children:
i. John Theodore (Olmsted)4 Olmstead b. 1860,1 d. 1860.1
ii. Marion (Olmsted) Olmstead b. 1861 in New York,1,6 d. 1948.1
5. iii. Frederick Law (Olmsted) Olmstead Jr. b. 24 Jul 1870.

4. John Hull (Olmsted)3 Olmstead (John2, Benjamin1), b. 2 Sep 1825 in Hartford, Hartford, CT,1, ,8, d. 24 Nov 1857 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alps-Côte d’Azur, France,1 occupation Farmer.8 He entered Yale in 1842, but after the opening of the Sophomore year, having trouble with both his eyes and lungs, he went to the West Indies for the winter, and on his return joined the next Class.

He spent the year after graduation in a water-cure establishment in New York, and on a farm on Staten Island, and then began the study of medicine in New York. After various interruptions on account of his health, his medical studies were nearly completed in 1851, and he was married, in the same summer, to Mary Perkins, of Staten Island.

He received the degree of M.D. in 1852 from the College of Physicians and Surgeons. He did not, however, engage in practice, but spent most of his time in literary pursuits. While in Europe for his health, he died in Nice, France, on November 24, 1857, in his 33d year. He left two sons and a daughter. His widow next married his elder brother, Frederick Law Olmsted, LL.D. (Yale 1893), the distinguished landscape-architect.

In 1855, John, Mary and children were living in Southfield, Richmond, NY.

He was married to Mary Cleveland Perkins, on 16 Oct 1851 in Staten Island, NY,1 b. 1830 in Erie, New York,1,8,6,9 d. 23 Apr 1921.1,10 Mary: Prior to marrying Frederick Law Olmsted, Mary was married to his brother, John Hull Olmsted on 16 Oct 1851 in Staten Island.
Marriage record states “Md. at residence of late Doct. Perkins, South side, in presence of many friends”

In 1855, John, Mary and children were living in Southfield, Richmond, NY.

In 1910 Mary and son, Frederick, lived in Brookline, MA.

Children:
6. i. John Charles “Charles” (Olmsted)4 Olmstead b. 14 Sep 1851.
ii. Charlotte (Olmsted) Olmstead b. c. 1854 in Richmond, NY.8
iii. Owen (Olmsted) Olmstead.

Generation Four

5. Frederick Law (Olmsted)4 Olmstead Jr. (Frederick3, John2, Benjamin1), b. 24 Jul 1870 in Staten Island, NY,6,9, , , ,11, d. 25 Dec 1957 in Los Angeles, CA,16 resided in Brookline, MA.13 Graduated Harvard in 1894. Studied landscape architecture under his father. Began practice as landscape architect 1895. Worked with his father on design of Metropolitan Park System of Boston, Biltmore Estate.

In 1910 Frederick lived in Brookline, MA with his widowed Mother.
In 1920, Frederick and Sarah lived in Brookline.
In 1930 they lived in Lomita, Los Angeles, CA. I assume that they had a second home or were visiting, since they were listed in Brookline, MA City Directories in 1929 and in 1931.
In 1940 Frederick and Sarah were “lodging” with Kingsbury and Sophie Brown, in Brookline, MA.

He was married to Sarah Hall Sharples, b. c. 1873 in Massachusetts.13,14,15 Sarah: In 1930, Sarah’s brother, William, lived with Sarah and Frederick in Los Angeles, CA.

Children:
i. Charlotte (Olmsted)5 Olmstead b. c. 1913 in Massachusetts.13,14

6. John Charles “Charles” (Olmsted)4 Olmstead (John3, John2, Benjamin1), b. 14 Sep 1851 in Geneva, Switzerland,6,8, d. 24 Feb 1920 in Brookline, MA,17 occupation Landscape Architect.6,17 John C. Olmsted was educated at home and also attended the Eagleswood Military Academy in New Jersey and the Cherbeliez schools in New York City and New Rochelle, N. Y. Before entering Yale in 1872, he spent a year on work in connection with the Fortieth Parallel Survey in the Rocky Mountains. He took the select course in the Scientific School.

Immediately after his graduation from Yale he began practice in association with his stepfather, being admitted to partial partnership in 1878 and to full partnership in 1884. In the winter of 1877-78, and again in 1894, he spent several months in Europe, where he engaged in research work and accumulated much material in connection with his profession. During the first twenty years of his professional life, he worked in the closest association with his stepfather, and during ten years of that period elaborated most of the details of design and in other cases carried out the full plans of construction.

His death, which was due to pneumonia, occurred February
24, 1920, at his home in Brookline.

He was married to Sophia Buckland, on 18 Jan 1899 in Brookline, MA. Sophia: daughter of Francis Adams and Caroline (Barrett) White.

Children:
i. Carolyn (Olmsted)5 Olmstead.
ii. Margaret (Olmsted) Olmstead.

Sources:
1 FindaGrave.com: Collection of Headstone Inscriptions and Photos.
2 Connecticut Deaths and Burials 1650-1934.
2 The Pitkin Family in America; by A. P. Pitkin; 1887
4 Connecticut Church Record Abstracts 1630-1920.
5 George Kemp Ward, Genealogy of the Olmsted Family in America, A.T. De La Mare Print. and Publishing Company, 1912.
6 1880 US Census for New York, New York.
7 Massachusetts Death Records 1841-1915.
8 1855 NY State Census.
9 1910 US Census for Various Locations.
10 Frederick Law Olmsted, Landscape Architect, 1822-1903.
11 US Passport Applications 1795-1925.
12 Biographical Notices of Graduates of Yale College : Including Those Graduated in Classes Later Than 1815, Who Are Not Co.
13 1920 US Census for Various Locations.
14 1930 US Census for Various Locations.
15 1940 US Census for Various Locations.
16 California Death Index: 1940-1997.
17 Obituary Record of Yale Graduates, 1915-1920.