Seth Wetmore1

ID #8361, (1700-1778)

Family: Hannah Edwards b. 8 Feb 1712/13, d. 7 Jun 1773

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 28 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S831] Pat Thomas, family tree titled "Pat Thomas Gedcom", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named tyrilla, updated Feb 2008, viewed Apr 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Lucy Edwards1

ID #8362, (1715-1736)
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 28 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S831] Pat Thomas, family tree titled "Pat Thomas Gedcom", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named tyrilla, updated Feb 2008, viewed Apr 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Martha Edwards1

ID #8363, (1718-1794)

Family: Moses Tuttle b. 25 Jun 1715, d. 21 Nov 1785

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 28 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S831] Pat Thomas, family tree titled "Pat Thomas Gedcom", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named tyrilla, updated Feb 2008, viewed Apr 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Moses Tuttle1

ID #8364, (1715-1785)

Family: Martha Edwards b. 5 Jan 1718, d. Feb 1794

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 7 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S831] Pat Thomas, family tree titled "Pat Thomas Gedcom", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named tyrilla, updated Feb 2008, viewed Apr 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Daniel Burr1

ID #8365, (c 1660-1727)

Family: Elizabeth Pickney b. 1673, d. 1727

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 7 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S832] Bob Juch, family tree titled "Bob Juch's Kin", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bob_juchs_kin, updated Dec 2007, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S999] Julie Barrows, family tree titled "Black/NobleCT", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named blackandnob, updated Sep 2008, viewed Sep 2008.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  4. [S1002] Shirley Rauth, family tree titled "Treadwell Family", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :2913782, updated Jul 2004, viewed Sep 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Esther Edwards1

ID #8366, (1731/32-1758)

Family: Aaron Burr b. 4 Jan 1714/15, d. 24 Sep 1757

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 20 Sep 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S572] David Robinson, family tree titled "D. B. Robinson's Genealogy Database", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named haruspex, updated Dec 2007, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S1002] Shirley Rauth, family tree titled "Treadwell Family", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :2913782, updated Jul 2004, viewed Sep 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Aaron Burr1

ID #8367, (1714/15-1757)

Rev Aaron Burr
1715-1757

Family: Esther Edwards b. 13 Feb 1731/32, d. 7 Apr 1758

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 7 Jun 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S572] David Robinson, family tree titled "D. B. Robinson's Genealogy Database", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named haruspex, updated Dec 2007, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S999] Julie Barrows, family tree titled "Black/NobleCT", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named blackandnob, updated Sep 2008, viewed Sep 2008.
  3. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, viewed Sep 2008.
  4. [S1002] Shirley Rauth, family tree titled "Treadwell Family", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :2913782, updated Jul 2004, viewed Sep 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Aaron Burr1

ID #8368, (1756-1836)

Aaron Burr
1756-1836
Vice-President under Thomas Jefferson

Family: Theodosia Bartow b. 1746, d. 1794

Biography:
  • Aaron Burr was born on 6 Feb 1756, in Newark, New Jersey.1
  • Aaron served in the Continental Army. H was a Revolutionary War hero dur the Battle of Quebec in 1775, and he saved an entire brigade from capture during the Army's retreat from lower Manhattan to Harlem. In Jul 1777 he became a lieutenant colonel. He fought at Valley Forge, the Battle of Monmouth, NJ, and in Weschester County.2
  • He married Theodosia Bartow in 1782.3
  • Aaron Burr was the vice president of the United States under Thomas Jefferson.2
  • He died on 14 Sep 1836 in Port Richmond, Staten Island, New York, at age 80.1
  • Additional information can be found at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aaron_Burr.
  • Last Edited: 18 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S572] David Robinson, family tree titled "D. B. Robinson's Genealogy Database", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named haruspex, updated Dec 2007, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, Aaron Burr, viewed Apr 2008.
  3. [S833] Jonathan Kettl, family tree titled "Hewett Family", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3208516, updated Dec 2007, viewed Apr 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Theodosia Bartow1

ID #8369, (1746-1794)

Family 1: James Marcus Prevost b. s 1733, d. 1779

Family 2: Aaron Burr b. 6 Feb 1756, d. 14 Sep 1836

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 20 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S833] Jonathan Kettl, family tree titled "Hewett Family", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3208516, updated Dec 2007, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S834] Thomas, family tree titled "Ancestry of Tom and Connie Lathrop", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named tlathrop, updated Feb 2008, viewed Apr 2008.
  3. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, Aaron Burr, viewed Apr 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


James Marcus Prevost1

ID #8370, (s 1733-1779)

Family: Theodosia Bartow b. 1746, d. 1794

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 20 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S834] Thomas, family tree titled "Ancestry of Tom and Connie Lathrop", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named tlathrop, updated Feb 2008, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Increase Mather1

ID #8371, (1639-1723)

Increase Mather
portrait 1688

Family 1: Maria Cotton b. 15 Feb 1641, d. 4 Apr 1714

Family 2: Anne Lake b. 12 Oct 1663, d. 27 Mar 1737

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S835] William Garard, family web site titled "Alvey & Garard Genealogy Page 3", http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~garard/index.htm, updated Oct 2004, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S836] Bruce Cox, family tree titled "The Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bcox2899, updated Dec 2004, viewed Apr 2008.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  4. [S1279] Rev Arthur Wentworth Hamilton Eaton, "Old Boston Families - Number Four - The Byles Family" , publication year Apr 1915 , volume 69, page 101-108, NEHGR, (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society), p 101.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Anne Lake1

ID #8372, (1663-1737)

Family 1: John Cotton b. 8 May 1658, d. 27 Mar 1710

Family 2: Increase Mather b. 21 Jun 1639, d. 23 Aug 1723

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S836] Bruce Cox, family tree titled "The Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bcox2899, updated Dec 2004, viewed Apr 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


John Cotton1

ID #8373, (1658-1710)

Family: Anne Lake b. 12 Oct 1663, d. 27 Mar 1737

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 18 Sep 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S836] Bruce Cox, family tree titled "The Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bcox2899, updated Dec 2004, viewed Apr 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Maria Cotton1

ID #8374, (1641-1714)

Family: Increase Mather b. 21 Jun 1639, d. 23 Aug 1723

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S836] Bruce Cox, family tree titled "The Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bcox2899, updated Dec 2004, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S835] William Garard, family web site titled "Alvey & Garard Genealogy Page 3", http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~garard/index.htm, updated Oct 2004, viewed Apr 2008.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  4. [S1279] Rev Arthur Wentworth Hamilton Eaton, "Old Boston Families - Number Four - The Byles Family" , publication year Apr 1915 , volume 69, page 101-108, NEHGR, (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society), p 101.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Cotton Mather1

ID #8375, (1662/63-1728)

Cotton Mather
photo c 1700

Family 1: Abigail Phillips b. 19 Jun 1670, d. 28 Nov 1702

Family 2: Elizabeth Clarke b. 6 Feb 1673, d. 8 Nov 1713

Family 3: Lydia Lee b. c 1668

Biography:
  • Cotton Mather was born on 12 Feb 1662/63, in Boston, Massachusetts.1
  • He married Abigail Phillips on Saturday, 4 May 1686.1
  • Cotton and Abigail had seven children.2
  • Cotton Mather married Elizabeth Clarke on Saturday, 18 Aug 1703.1
  • Cotton and Elizabeth had six children.2
  • Cotton Mather married Lydia Lee on Friday, 5 Jul 1715.1
  • Cotton Mather died on 13 Feb 1728 in Boston, Massachusetts, at age 65.1
  • He was one of the most influential Puritan ministers in America. He argued that it was possible to include 'Spectral Evidence' in the Salem witch trials. (Spectral Evidence was a form of evidence that was based on dreams and visions). His father, Rev Increase Mather, became an opponent of spectral evidence, but not until after the witch trials. Cotton Mather remained unrepentant for his role in the trials and the admission of spectral evidence till his death.3
  • Additional information can be found at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cotton_Mather.
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S836] Bruce Cox, family tree titled "The Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bcox2899, updated Dec 2004, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S837] Catherine Granger, family tree titled "My Granger Family and Many More", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named cat333, updated Sep 2006, viewed Apr 2008.
  3. [S317] Wikipedia, On-line database of general knowledge contributed by the public www.en.wikipedia.org, Cotton Mather, viewed Apr 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Abigail Phillips1

ID #8376, (1670-1702)

Family: Cotton Mather b. 12 Feb 1662/63, d. 13 Feb 1728

Biography:
  • Abigail Phillips was born on 19 Jun 1670.1
  • Father: John Phillips - Mother: Catherine Anderson.1
  • She married Cotton Mather, son of Increase Mather and Maria Cotton, on Saturday, 4 May 1686.1
  • Abigail and Cotton had seven children.2
  • Abigail Phillips died on 28 Nov 1702 at age 32.1
  • Last Edited: 15 Apr 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S836] Bruce Cox, family tree titled "The Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bcox2899, updated Dec 2004, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S837] Catherine Granger, family tree titled "My Granger Family and Many More", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named cat333, updated Sep 2006, viewed Apr 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Elizabeth Clarke1

ID #8377, (1673-1713)

Family: Cotton Mather b. 12 Feb 1662/63, d. 13 Feb 1728

Biography:
  • Elizabeth Clarke was born on 6 Feb 1673, in Boston, Massachusetts, or 1674.2
  • Father: John Clarke (b 1648 Boston, MA - Mother: Martha Wittingham (b 1642 Ipswich, MA.)3,2
  • She married Cotton Mather, son of Increase Mather and Maria Cotton, on Saturday, 18 Aug 1703.1
  • Elizabeth and Cotton had six children.3
  • Five of the children died in the same month as Elizabteth - there was an epidemic in Boston at that time.2
  • Elizabeth Clarke died on 8 Nov 1713 in Boston, Massachusetts, at age 40.3,2
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S836] Bruce Cox, family tree titled "The Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bcox2899, updated Dec 2004, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S701] Unknown Author, family tree titled "Kings Highway", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named kings-highway, updated Feb 2008, viewed May 2008.
  3. [S837] Catherine Granger, family tree titled "My Granger Family and Many More", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named cat333, updated Sep 2006, viewed Apr 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Lydia Lee1

ID #8378, (c 1668-)

Family: Cotton Mather b. 12 Feb 1662/63, d. 13 Feb 1728

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 5 Jul 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S836] Bruce Cox, family tree titled "The Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bcox2899, updated Dec 2004, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S888] Nancy Gavin Koester, family tree titled "Gavin Koester Ancestors", RootsWeb World Connect, unknown url, from database named gavinkoester, updated May 2007, viewed May 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Sarah Hawkridge1

ID #8379, (1601-1676)

Family 1: John Cotton b. 4 Dec 1585, d. 23 Oct 1652

Family 2: Richard Mather b. 1596, d. 22 Apr 1669

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S835] William Garard, family web site titled "Alvey & Garard Genealogy Page 3", http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~garard/index.htm, updated Oct 2004, viewed Apr 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


John Cotton1

ID #8380, (1585-1652)

Family: Sarah Hawkridge b. 1601, d. 27 May 1676

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S835] William Garard, family web site titled "Alvey & Garard Genealogy Page 3", http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~garard/index.htm, updated Oct 2004, viewed Apr 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.