When Wilmarth Smith Ketcham was born in 1856, in Farmington, Ontario, New York, United States, his father, Germond Ketcham, was 50 and his mother, Chloe Peck Smith, was 40. He married Lottie Adell Van Den Bergh on 20 November 1879. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in Pittsford, Monroe, New York, United States for about 5 years and Pittsford, Pittsford, Monroe, New York, United States in 1925. He died on 28 November 1925, in East Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Boughton Hill, Victor, Ontario, New York, United States.
English: perhaps a habitational name from Kitcham in Devon, but more likely a shortened form of Kitchenham, a habitational name from a place so named in East Sussex.
History: Edward Ketcham (died 1655) immigrated from Cambridge, England, toMassachusetts Bay Colony c. 1629–30, and subsequently moved toStratford, CT.
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