1 Apr 1770 - 1810
Father: Ebenezer WOODHULL
- BIRTH: 1 Apr 1770
- DEATH: 1810
Mother: Abigail HOWELL
: Selah STRONG
_Richard WOODHULL ___+
_Nathaniel WOODHULL _|
| |_Temperance TOPPING _+
_Ebenezer WOODHULL _|
| | _Richard SMITH ______+
| |_Sarah SMITH ________|
| |_Hannah TOOKER ______+
| | |_____________________
|_Abigail HOWELL ____|
Ruth was one of 10 children of Ebenezer and Abigail, and 3rd great-grandchild
of immigrant Edward Howell, also found in this work.
"Descendants of Edward Howell (1584-1655) of Westbury Manor, Marsh Gibbon,
Buckinghamshire, [England], and Southampton, Long Island, New York"
Emma Ross Howell; Second Edition by Dr. David Faris, 1985.
"RUTH WOODHULL, born 1 Apr 1770, married SELAH STRONG."
"Woodhull Genealogy: The Woodhull Family in England and America",
Mary Gould Woodhull and Frances Bowes Stevens,
Henry T. Coates & Co., Philadelphia, PA, 1904
"Nathaniel Strong, (Major), born November 18, 1737; married Amy Brewster. They had six children:
Rachel Strong, married Charles Howell; Selah Strong (3rd,), married Ruth, daughter of Captain
Ebenezer Woodhull; Mary Strong, married her cousin, Selah Matthews; Hannah Strong, married Captain
Joshua Brown; Nathaniel Strong, married Esther Howell, of Blooming Grove, New York; Juliana Strong,
married in the year 1774, Captain Vincent Mathews."
"The Family of Richard Smith of Smithtown, Long Island"
Frederick Kinsman Smith
Smithtown Historical Society, Smithtown, NY, 1967
"Nathaniel (Major), b. 18 Nov 1737, d. 6 Nov 1778, married Amy Brewster, born about 1741,
daughter of John and Charity (Goldsmith) Brewster. Children (Strong - 2 sons, 4 daughters):
(ii) Selah, married Ruth Woodhull, b. 1 Apr 1770, died 1810, daughter of Captain Ebenezer and
Abigail (Howell) Woodhull."