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Ann Eliza Sears

Female 1825 -


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ann Eliza Sears was born 7 Oct 1825 (daughter of Elisha Sears and Esther Southmayd Hendley).

    Ann married Ebenezer Arnold 13 Apr 1846, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut. Ebenezer (son of Ebenezer Arnold and Persis Hubbard) was born 5 Jul 1792, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. George Sumner Arnold was born 16 Apr 1846, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut; died 7 Nov 1888.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Elisha Sears was born 26 Jan 1801 (son of Stephen Sears and Phoebe Knowles); died 29 Apr 1877.

    Elisha married Esther Southmayd Hendley 28 Nov 1822. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Esther Southmayd Hendley (daughter of Henry Hendley and Esther Miller).

    Notes:

    Born on an August 4, year unknown.

    Children:
    1. 1. Ann Eliza Sears was born 7 Oct 1825.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Stephen Sears was born 11 Dec 1768 (son of Stephen Sayre and Mary Chapman); died 16 Nov 1807.

    Stephen married Phoebe Knowles. Phoebe was born Abt 1775; died Mar 1807. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Phoebe Knowles was born Abt 1775; died Mar 1807.
    Children:
    1. 2. Elisha Sears was born 26 Jan 1801; died 29 Apr 1877.

  3. 6.  Henry Hendley was born 18 Jan 1770, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died 1807, At sea.

    Notes:

    "[C]ame to Middletown in 1791. He was a tanner by trade and worked for Samuel Frothingham during the summer and followed the sea in the winter. He was lost at sea in 1807. He formed one of the crew of the brig Marlboro, of Glastonbury, Wadsworth, master. On her passage from St. Croix to Middletown, she foundered at sea and all on board perished." [History of Middlesex County, Connecticut, citation details below.]

    Said by some to have been a son of William Hendley of the Boston Tea Party.

    Henry married Esther Miller 27 Dec 1795. Esther (daughter of Joshua Miller and Anna Starr) was born Bef 29 Aug 1775. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Esther Miller was born Bef 29 Aug 1775 (daughter of Joshua Miller and Anna Starr).

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 29 Aug 1775, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut

    Children:
    1. 3. Esther Southmayd Hendley


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Stephen Sayre was born 28 Feb 1725, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut (son of Nathan Sayre and Mary).

    Stephen married Mary Chapman 10 Jul 1766. Mary was born , of East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Mary Chapman was born , of East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut.
    Children:
    1. 4. Stephen Sears was born 11 Dec 1768; died 16 Nov 1807.

  3. 14.  Joshua Miller was born 3 Feb 1741, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut (son of Stephen Miller and Anna Goodrich); died 22 Apr 1810, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut; was buried , Old Farm Hill Cemetery, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 3 Feb 1742, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut

    Joshua married Anna Starr 14 Jun 1764, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut. Anna (daughter of Capt. Daniel Starr and Esther Southmayd) was born 14 Nov 1743, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut; died 3 Mar 1777, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut; was buried 6 Mar 1777, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut. [Group Sheet]


  4. 15.  Anna Starr was born 14 Nov 1743, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut (daughter of Capt. Daniel Starr and Esther Southmayd); died 3 Mar 1777, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut; was buried 6 Mar 1777, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Buried: Old Farm Hill Cemetery, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut
    • Alternate death: Bef 6 Mar 1777
    • Alternate death: 14 Mar 1777, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut

    Notes:

    Loath though we are to contradict Jacobus, her gravestone reads, in very clearly-carved letters:

    In Memory of
    Mrs Anna,
    Wife of Mr
    Joshua Miller
    who died March 14th
    DA. 1777 in the
    34th Year of Her Age
    Death conquers all

    Children:
    1. 7. Esther Miller was born Bef 29 Aug 1775.