1813-1894

July 12, 1813, Newburyport, Massachusetts.

February 5, 1894, Brooklyn, New York.

Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York.

Woodman assisted Lowell Mason when Mason first taught in the public schools of Boston, Massachusetts. Woodman was also a brother-in-law of George Root, and helped Root and Mason with their first Normal Institute in New York in 1853. Woodman eventually moved to Brooklyn, New York, and played the organ at the First Presbyterian Church and Packer Collegiate Institute. His son Raymond was an accomplished musician also. Jonathan Woodman’s works include:

  1. State Street

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