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Elijah Danforth

Male 1733 - 1809  (75 years)


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  • Name Elijah Danforth  [1
    Birth 20 Mar 1733  Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Death 12 Feb 1809  Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I39496  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of LD
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2024 

    Father Thomas Danforth,   b. 22 May 1703, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1786, Norwich, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Sarah Leonard   d. 22 May 1742 
    Marriage 11 Jun 1730  [2
    Family ID F23208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susanna Copeland,   b. 1 Apr 1740, Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Mar 1816 (Age 75 years) 
    Marriage 1 Oct 1761  [1, 2
    Children 
    +1. Asa Danforth,   b. 6 Apr 1779, Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Jul 1830, Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 51 years)
    Family ID F23207  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2024 

  • Notes 
    • A DAR lineage says that he "was a private in Capt. Seth Gilbert's company, Col. John Daggett's, regiment, which marched in the Lexington Alarm of 1775."

  • Sources 
    1. [S7065] The Copeland Family by Warren Turner Copeland. Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Publishing Company, 1937.

    2. [S7062] Danforth Genealogy: Nicholas Danforth of Framlingham, England, and Cambridge, N.E. (1589-1638) and William Danforth, of Newbury, Mass. (1640-1721) and Their Descendants by John Joseph May. Boston: Charles H. Pope, 1902.