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Rev. William Eddy

Male 1564 - 1616  (~ 58 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Rev. William Eddy was born Between 1558 and 1564, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England; died 23 Nov 1616, Cranbrook, Kent, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Cranbrook, Kent, England

    Notes:

    Vicar of Cranbrook, Kent.

    Rev. married Mary Fosten 20 Nov 1587, Cranbrook, Kent, England. Mary (daughter of John Fosten and Ellen Munn) died Jul 1611. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Abigail Eddy  Descendancy chart to this point was born , Cranbrook, Kent, England; died 20 May 1687, Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachussets.
    2. 3. Samuel Eddy  Descendancy chart to this point was born Bef 15 May 1608; died 12 Nov 1688, Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Abigail Eddy Descendancy chart to this point (1.Rev.1) was born , Cranbrook, Kent, England; died 20 May 1687, Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachussets.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: Oct 1601, Cranbrook, Kent, England
    • Alternate death: 20 Mar 1687, Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachussets

    Abigail married John Benjamin Bef 1620. John was born Abt 1595; died 14 Jun 1645, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 4. Joseph Benjamin  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1634, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died 27 Apr 1704, Preston, New London, Connecticut.

  2. 3.  Samuel Eddy Descendancy chart to this point (1.Rev.1) was born Bef 15 May 1608; died 12 Nov 1688, Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 15 May 1608, Cranbrook, Kent, England

    Notes:

    Emigrated in 1630 on the Handmaid. First at Plymouth, then Swansea in 1681. He was a tailor.

    Samuel married Elizabeth Bef 1637. Elizabeth died 24 May 1689, Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 5. Obadiah Eddy  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1645.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Joseph Benjamin Descendancy chart to this point (2.Abigail2, 1.Rev.1) was born Abt 1634, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died 27 Apr 1704, Preston, New London, Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 15 Sep 1633
    • Alternate birth: 16 Sep 1633, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
    • Alternate death: Bef 27 Apr 1704, Preston, New London, Connecticut

    Notes:

    He was a watchman at Charlestown in 1665. He lived in Barnstable and removed to Yarmouth before 1668. In Yarmouth, his farm was near the Meadows. He moved to Preston, Connecticut in 1696, ten years after it was established. In Preston, his land bordered that of Thomas Parke, whose granddaughter Phebe Larabee married his son John Benjamin.

    Joseph married Sarah Bef 7 Dec 1668. Sarah died Aft 1715. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. John Benjamin  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1682, Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died 2 Aug 1716, Preston, New London, Connecticut.

  2. 5.  Obadiah Eddy Descendancy chart to this point (3.Samuel2, 1.Rev.1) was born Abt 1645.

    Obadiah married Bennet Ellis Bef 1669. Bennet (daughter of John Ellis and Elizabeth Freeman) was born 27 Feb 1649. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 7. Bennet Eddy  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1688; died 1 Jan 1740, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; was buried , Common Burying Ground, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island.


Generation: 4

  1. 6.  John Benjamin Descendancy chart to this point (4.Joseph3, 2.Abigail2, 1.Rev.1) was born Abt 1682, Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died 2 Aug 1716, Preston, New London, Connecticut.

    John married Phebe Larabee 7 Aug 1705, Preston, New London, Connecticut. Phebe (daughter of Greenfield Larribee and Alice Parke) was born 13 Dec 1680, Norwich, New London, Connecticut. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. John Benjamin  Descendancy chart to this point was born 31 Oct 1714, Preston, New London, Connecticut; died 7 May 1791, Preston, New London, Connecticut.

  2. 7.  Bennet Eddy Descendancy chart to this point (5.Obadiah3, 3.Samuel2, 1.Rev.1) was born Abt 1688; died 1 Jan 1740, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; was buried , Common Burying Ground, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1678

    Bennet married Israel Woodward. Israel (son of Israel Woodward and Jane Godfrey) was born 4 Oct 1674, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts; died 16 Apr 1762; was buried , Common Burying Ground, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 9. Mary Woodward  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1700; died 28 Aug 1745, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; was buried , Common Burying Ground, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island.


Generation: 5

  1. 8.  John Benjamin Descendancy chart to this point (6.John4, 4.Joseph3, 2.Abigail2, 1.Rev.1) was born 31 Oct 1714, Preston, New London, Connecticut; died 7 May 1791, Preston, New London, Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 6 Jan 1715, First Church, Preston, New London, Connecticut

    Notes:

    He was a cordwainer and a farmer.

    John married Margaret Jameson 3 Jan 1740, Stonington, New London, Connecticut. Margaret (daughter of John Jameson and Abigail Carter) was born 21 Jun 1716, Stonington, New London, Connecticut; died 13 Oct 1769, Preston, New London, Connecticut. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 10. John Benjamin  Descendancy chart to this point was born 25 Dec 1751, Preston, New London, Connecticut; died 24 Jun 1781; was buried , North Lyme Cemetery, Lyme, New London, Connecticut.

  2. 9.  Mary Woodward Descendancy chart to this point (7.Bennet4, 5.Obadiah3, 3.Samuel2, 1.Rev.1) was born Abt 1700; died 28 Aug 1745, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; was buried , Common Burying Ground, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island.

    Mary married Capt. Esbon Sanford 27 Sep 1716, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island. Capt. (son of Samuel Sanford and Susanna Spatchurst) was born 30 Oct 1693, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island; died 12 Aug 1743, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; was buried , Common Burying Ground, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 11. Benjamin Sanford  Descendancy chart to this point was born 9 Jul 1733, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; died Between 4 Jun 1828 and 25 May 1829, Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia.


Generation: 6

  1. 10.  John Benjamin Descendancy chart to this point (8.John5, 6.John4, 4.Joseph3, 2.Abigail2, 1.Rev.1) was born 25 Dec 1751, Preston, New London, Connecticut; died 24 Jun 1781; was buried , North Lyme Cemetery, Lyme, New London, Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 11 Mar 1752, First Church, Preston, New London, Connecticut

    Notes:

    Said to have served in General Waterbury's brigade of the Connecticut militia during the Revolution, and to have been killed "near Horse's Neck, Connecticut" (West Greenwich).

    John married Grace Waite 29 Jun 1775, Hopkinton, Washington, Rhode Island. Grace (daughter of Thomas Waite and Bridget) was born 4 Jun 1756, Hopkinton, Washington, Rhode Island. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 12. Rufus Augustus Benjamin  Descendancy chart to this point was born 15 Dec 1775, Preston, New London, Connecticut; died 15 May 1841, Hunter, Greene, New York.

  2. 11.  Benjamin Sanford Descendancy chart to this point (9.Mary5, 7.Bennet4, 5.Obadiah3, 3.Samuel2, 1.Rev.1) was born 9 Jul 1733, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; died Between 4 Jun 1828 and 25 May 1829, Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1732, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island

    Notes:

    He removed from Rhode Island to Nova Scotia in May 1760 on the sloop Sally, Jonathan Lovatt, master.

    Benjamin married Amelia Bentley 28 Feb 1754, North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island. Amelia (daughter of Samuel Bentley and Sarah Baker) was born 14 Jun 1734; died Bef Oct 1804. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 13. Mary Sanford  Descendancy chart to this point was born 1 Feb 1756, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; died 30 Nov 1826, Grand Pré, Kings, Nova Scotia; was buried , Upper Pereaux, Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia.


Generation: 7

  1. 12.  Rufus Augustus Benjamin Descendancy chart to this point (10.John6, 8.John5, 6.John4, 4.Joseph3, 2.Abigail2, 1.Rev.1) was born 15 Dec 1775, Preston, New London, Connecticut; died 15 May 1841, Hunter, Greene, New York.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 25 Dec 1775, Preston, New London, Connecticut
    • Alternate death: 29 Jun 1841, Greene, New York

    Notes:

    Also called Augustus Rufus Benjamin.

    Rufus married Catharina Groat 1796, Windham, Greene, New York. Catharina (daughter of John Groat and Sara Bowman) was born 9 Aug 1779, Claverack, Columbia, New York; died Aft 20 Jun 1865. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 14. Catherine Benjamin  Descendancy chart to this point was born 16 Mar 1803; died 17 Oct 1878; was buried , Woodstock Cemetery, Woodstock, Ulster, New York.

  2. 13.  Mary Sanford Descendancy chart to this point (11.Benjamin6, 9.Mary5, 7.Bennet4, 5.Obadiah3, 3.Samuel2, 1.Rev.1) was born 1 Feb 1756, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; died 30 Nov 1826, Grand Pré, Kings, Nova Scotia; was buried , Upper Pereaux, Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 4 Feb 1756, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island
    • Alternate death: 19 Dec 1826

    Mary married Jonathan Loomer 8 Feb 1776. Jonathan (son of Stephen Loomer and Hannah Chapman) was born 16 Jun 1752, Norwich, New London, Connecticut; died 5 Feb 1838; was buried , Upper Pereaux, Kings, Nova Scotia. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 15. Samuel Loomer  Descendancy chart to this point was born 21 Feb 1783, Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia; died 27 Oct 1853, Millard, Walworth, Wisconsin; was buried , Millard Cemetery, Millard, Walworth, Wisconsin.


Generation: 8

  1. 14.  Catherine Benjamin Descendancy chart to this point (12.Rufus7, 10.John6, 8.John5, 6.John4, 4.Joseph3, 2.Abigail2, 1.Rev.1) was born 16 Mar 1803; died 17 Oct 1878; was buried , Woodstock Cemetery, Woodstock, Ulster, New York.

    Notes:

    Married secondly, 9 Nov 1850, James Van Steenberg.

    Catherine married Philip Howard. Philip was born 27 Mar 1801; died 7 Oct 1871; was buried , Woodstock Cemetery, Woodstock, Ulster, New York. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 16. Elias P. Howard  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1840, Hunter, Greene, New York; died 9 Aug 1920, Kingston, Ulster, New York; was buried , Wiltwyck Cemetery, Kingston, Ulster, New York.

  2. 15.  Samuel Loomer Descendancy chart to this point (13.Mary7, 11.Benjamin6, 9.Mary5, 7.Bennet4, 5.Obadiah3, 3.Samuel2, 1.Rev.1) was born 21 Feb 1783, Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia; died 27 Oct 1853, Millard, Walworth, Wisconsin; was buried , Millard Cemetery, Millard, Walworth, Wisconsin.

    Samuel married Deborah Strong 10 Jan 1809, Nova Scotia. Deborah (daughter of Abel Strong and Sarah Eaton) was born 11 Mar 1791, Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia; died 13 Sep 1870, Walworth County, Wisconsin; was buried , Millard Cemetery, Millard, Walworth, Wisconsin. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 17. Deborah Loomer  Descendancy chart to this point was born 1 Jun 1824, Pereau, Kings, Nova Scotia; died 14 Jul 1901, Whitewater, Walworth, Wisconsin; was buried , Hillside Cemetery, Whitewater, Walworth, Wisconsin.