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Husband:  Truman GALUSHA
Birth:  30 Sep/Dec 1786, VT
Death:  14 Jun 1859
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  Gov. Jonas GALUSHA
Mother:  Mary CHITTENDEN
Marriage-1:  17 Sep 1809, Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., VT
Wife-1:  Lydia LOOMIS
Birth:  18 Mar 1791, Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., VT
Death said to be1825, Jericho, Bennington Co., VT
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  Russell LOOMIS
Mother:  Lydia HUNTINGTON
Marriage-2 said to be1819, Bennington Co., VT
Wife-2:  Hannah / Anna CHITTENDEN
Birth:  1795
Death:  bef. 1850
Occupation:  homemaker
Uncle:  Amos FASSETT, b. 1779/80, VT; m. Sarah "Sally" __?__
Father:  Noah CHITTENDEN
Mother:  Sarah "Sally" FASSETT

Either Lydia's deathdate is wrong or Hannah's marriage date is wrong, and my bet would be on the latter because I would trust Loomis (1909) as a source over a patron submission to the IGI (see sources below).

Children with Lydia LOOMIS born in Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., VT:
1.  Truman C. GALUSHA, b. 17/19 Dec 1810
2.  Russell H. GALUSHA, b. 1815/6 
3.  Julia Ann GALUSHA, b. ca. 1816
4.  Rollin? M. GALUSHA, b. 1819/20
5.  Lydia J. GALUSHA, b. 1820/1
Children with Hannah CHITTENDEN:
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1.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Spouse: Lydia LOOMIS
Marriage: 17 Sep 1809, Shaftbury, Bennington, Vermont
Source: patron submission
Spouse: Hannah CHITTENDEN
Marriage: 1819 <shaftsbury>, Bennington, Vermont
Source: [patron submission]
When a marriage date includes only the year and has no day or month, you can be pretty sure the marriage date is a guess or, at best, an estimate.

2.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1810 (Broderbund CD-313):
1810 Galusha, Truman VT Bennington Co. Shaftsbury p. 129
There are several GALUSHAs in Bennington Co., but he is the only Truman GALUSHA on the CD.

3.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1820 (Broderbund CD-314):
1820 Galusha, Truman VT Bennington Co. Shaftsbury p. 106
There are many GALUSHAs in Bennington Co., but he is the only Truman GALUSHA on the CD.

4.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1830 (Broderbund CD-315):
1830 Galuska, Truman VT Chittenden Co. Jericho p. 277
The only other GALUSHA in the county is his uncle, Ezra GALUSHA.  He is the only Truman GALUSHA on the CD. 

5.  Census Index:  U.S. Selected Counties, 1840 (Broderbund CD-316):
1840 Galusha, Truman VT Chittenden Co. Jerico p. 16
The only other GALUSHA in the county is his son, "T.C. GALUSHA"

6.  1850 Census Index/Microfilm (online at GenealogyLibrary.com):  Jericho, Chittenden Co., VT, p. 24B, 54/54, enumerated 9 Sep 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Trueman Galusha 63 M Farmer 10,000 Vermont
Russell H  " 34 M   "  2,700 "
Lydia J    " 29 F     "
Catherine Haven 19 F     Ireland
Listed between presumed son, Rollin? M. GALUSHA (age 30, b. VT, wife Julia), and Hannah's uncle, Amos FASSETT (age 70, b. VT, wife Sally), and ten households from son, Truman C. GALUSHA.  They are the only GALUSHAs in the county. 

7.  Elisha Scott Loomis, ed.  1909.  Descendants of Joseph Loomis in America and His Antecedents in the Old World, the Original Published by Elias Loomis LL.D., 1875.  Self-published, Berea, OH (available as a fascimile reprint from New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA; online at GenealogyLibrary.com).  See longer excerpt
p. 223 1082.  RUSSELL LOOMIS, b. Colchester, Conn., Sept. 1, 1763; m. 2nd? June 17, 1790, Lydia, b. May 16, 1770, d. Apr. 3, 1835, ae. 65, dau. of Amos and Peace (Clark) Huntington.  He d. Feb. 22, 1842, Shaftsbury, Vt. 7 ch'n. See Huntington Gen., p. 150.
2699.  LYDIA, b. Mch. 18, 1791; m. 1809. Truman Galusha. She d. 1825. Jericho, Vt...
p. 714
1699. Galusha, Truman | Jericho, Vt.

8.  Anon.  1915.  The Huntington Family in America: a Genealogical Memoir of the Known Descendants of Simon Huntington from 1633 to 1915.  Huntington Family Assn., Hartford, CT (online at GenealogyLibrary.com).  See excerpt

9.  Alvan Talcott. 1984.  Families of Early Guilford, Connecticut.  Genealogical Publ Co., Baltimore, MD (Broderbund CD-515).  In Vol. 1, on p. 180:
49. Noah Chittenden, son of Gov. Thomas and Elizabeth (Meigs), married Sally Fasset.
        Anna, mar Truman Galusha

10.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  AF - Ancestral File (online at FamilySearch.org).

11.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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