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Elihu Mather

Male 1741 - 1778  (37 years)


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  • Name Elihu Mather  [1
    Born 2 Apr 1741  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Dec 1778  Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I15802  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of JTS
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2020 

    Father Richard Mather,   b. 31 Mar 1708, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1757  (Age < 48 years) 
    Mother Lois Burbank,   b. 15 Jan 1715, Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1760, Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 21 Mar 1734  [3, 4
    Family ID F16126  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
    +1. Dr. Thaddeus Mather,   b. 14 Mar 1778, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1854, Binghamton, Broome, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F9650  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He is said to have married, 17 Feb 1763 at Suffield, Abiah Hall.

      An Abiah Hall was definitely born 17 Jan 1740 at Suffield, daughter of Nathan Hall & Mabel Winchell. Nathan and Mabel published their intention at Suffield 9 Dec 1716, and banns were forbidden 14 Dec 1716, five days later, by Benjamin Winchell. [Barbour Collection, Suffield]

      [But according to records on familysearch.org, Mabel's father was Thomas Winchell.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2135] "Obituary Notice, Dr. Thaddeus Mather." The New York Times, 19 Oct 1854.

    2. [S2230] Connecticut: Vital Records (The Barbour Collection), 1630-1870, on americanancestors.org. In print as The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Vols. 1-55, ed. Lorraine Cook White. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1994-2002.

    3. [S3705] Lineage of Rev. Richard Mather by Horace E. Mather. Hartford, Connecticut: Press of the Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1890.

    4. [S3716] Louis Marinus Dewey, "John Burbank of Suffield, Conn., and Some of His Descendants." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 61:139, 1907.