Elias Woodruff

Elias Woodruff (1), ancestor of one of the families of that name in Trenton and Ewing, resided in the eastern part of the state, at Elizabethtown. He married Mary Joline, of that city, and had issue: Aaron Dickinson (2); George (3); Elizabeth, wife of Rev. Thomas Howe, an Episcopal clergyman; Susan, wife of John Dowers; Maria, wife of Robert C. Thomson, of Warren county; Abner, resided at Perth Amboy, was graduated at Princeton, was connected with the United States Navy for a time, afterward became a merchant and died, 1842, having married, first, Miss Austin, second, sister of the former, and third,  Miss Brown.