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Seth kept his family together until his wife Eliza died in 1861 (Findagrave). He was
remarried within a year and by 1870 Seth and 2nd wife Mary have only young Ida with them;
Arthur is with sister Celia and her husband Eugene Clark also in Ghent. Mary was born
Otsego County (1875 census) and their marriage was noted in the newspaper there:
Marriages taken from the Otsego Herald & Western Advertiser and Freeman's Journal
Oct. 10, 1862 (pub.) - Seth M. Winn & Mary A. Cummings of Westford Oct. 7, 1862.
It's tough to track down all the daughters, but you have their names. After 30 years
of research we confirmed a GGG aunt of mine this year - she had married a German guy and
moved to Brooklyn, and was with two sisters who also married German guys and moved to
If you assume people have died for sure you'll never find them, but they sometimes
show up anyway just to embarrass you.
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