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Sarah Bliss

Female Abt 1638 - 1705  (~ 67 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Sarah Bliss was born about 1638; died on 27 Sep 1705 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts.

    Sarah married John Scott on 20 Jul 1659 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. John died on 2 Jan 1690 in Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Sarah Scott  Descendancy chart to this point died on 2 Dec 1751 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts.

    Sarah married Samuel Terry on 16 Nov 1690. Samuel died about 1730 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]



Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Sarah Scott Descendancy chart to this point (1.Sarah1) died on 2 Dec 1751 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts.

    Sarah married Benjamin Leonard on 9 Feb 1679 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. Benjamin (son of John Leonard and Sarah Heald) was born on 5 Sep 1654 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts; died on 21 Dec 1724 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 3. Martha Leonard  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 23 Oct 1695 in West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  Martha Leonard Descendancy chart to this point (2.Sarah2, 1.Sarah1) was born on 23 Oct 1695 in West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts.

    Martha married Joseph Ashley in Feb 1716 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. Joseph (son of Joseph Ashley and Mary Parsons) was born on 27 Jul 1686 in West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts; died on 12 May 1720 in West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 4. Martha Ashley  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 23 Apr 1717 in West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts; died on 10 Jun 1766 in Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts; was buried in Adams Cemetery, Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts.


Generation: 4

  1. 4.  Martha Ashley Descendancy chart to this point (3.Martha3, 2.Sarah2, 1.Sarah1) was born on 23 Apr 1717 in West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts; died on 10 Jun 1766 in Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts; was buried in Adams Cemetery, Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts.

    Martha married Daniel Lamb on 19 Dec 1734 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. Daniel (son of John Lamb and Sarah Jones) was born on 6 Apr 1716 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts; died before 1786 in Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts; was buried in Adams Cemetery, Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 5. Sarah Lamb  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 4 Sep 1736 in Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts; died on 15 Feb 1832 in Belchertown, Hamsphire, Massachusetts; was buried in Dwight Cemetery, Belchertown, Hamsphire, Massachusetts.


Generation: 5

  1. 5.  Sarah Lamb Descendancy chart to this point (4.Martha4, 3.Martha3, 2.Sarah2, 1.Sarah1) was born on 4 Sep 1736 in Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts; died on 15 Feb 1832 in Belchertown, Hamsphire, Massachusetts; was buried in Dwight Cemetery, Belchertown, Hamsphire, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1736
    • Alternate birth: 1737, Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    • Alternate death: 25 Feb 1832, Belchertown, Hamsphire, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    "She was throughout her life very active and energetic, and retained her erect carriage to extreme old age. For many of the last years of her life she was blind." [The History of the Descendants of John Dwight, citation details below.]

    Sarah married Capt. Justus Dwight on 19 Jan 1763. Justus (son of Capt. Nathaniel Dwight and Hannah Lyman) was born on 13 Jan 1739; died on 27 Jul 1824 in Belchertown, Hamsphire, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 6. Daniel Dwight  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 7 Sep 1775; died on 5 Nov 1851 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio.


Generation: 6

  1. 6.  Daniel Dwight Descendancy chart to this point (5.Sarah5, 4.Martha4, 3.Martha3, 2.Sarah2, 1.Sarah1) was born on 7 Sep 1775; died on 5 Nov 1851 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Westmoreland,Cheshire, New Hampshire

    Notes:

    "He was a lawyer in Westmoreland, N.H., whence he removed in 1826 to Jacksonville, Ill. His last years he spent in Louisiana, and d. in Cincinnati, Nov. 5, 1851, aet. 76, when returning to the South." [The History of the Descendants of John Dwight, citation details below.]

    Daniel married Mary Dickinson Mattoon on 24 Dec 1809. Mary (daughter of Maj. Gen. Ebenezer Mattoon and Mary Dickinson) was born on 4 Apr 1780; died on 25 Feb 1842. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 7. Martha Lyman Dwight  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 25 Dec 1824.


Generation: 7

  1. 7.  Martha Lyman Dwight Descendancy chart to this point (6.Daniel6, 5.Sarah5, 4.Martha4, 3.Martha3, 2.Sarah2, 1.Sarah1) was born on 25 Dec 1824.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Amherst, Hampshire, Massachusetts

    Martha married Elizur Wolcott on 15 Jul 1846. Elizur (son of Elihu Wolcott and Rachel McClintock McClure) was born on 7 Aug 1817; died in Mar 1901 in Berkeley, Alameda, California; was buried in Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 8. Mary Mattoon Wolcott  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 14 May 1863 in Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois; died on 22 Aug 1949 in Alameda, Alameda, California; was buried in Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois.


Generation: 8

  1. 8.  Mary Mattoon Wolcott Descendancy chart to this point (7.Martha7, 6.Daniel6, 5.Sarah5, 4.Martha4, 3.Martha3, 2.Sarah2, 1.Sarah1) was born on 14 May 1863 in Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois; died on 22 Aug 1949 in Alameda, Alameda, California; was buried in Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois.

    Notes:

    Called in many sources May Matoon Wolcott. According to a letter from John Dyer-Bennet to his sister Miriam, 3 Dec 1975, her given name was actually Mary. She attended Wellesley as a member of the class of 1885, but did not graduate.

    Her ashes were interred with those of her father.

    Mary married Edward Bull Clapp on 22 Dec 1886 in Morgan, Illinois. Edward (son of Rev. Charles Wells Clapp and Jane Pray Bassett) was born on 14 Apr 1856 in Cheshire, New Haven, Connecticut; died on 6 Feb 1919 in Berkeley, Alameda, California; was buried in Godfrey Cemetery, Godfrey, Madison, Illinois. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 9. Miriam Wolcott Clapp  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 10 Nov 1890 in Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois; died on 30 May 1973 in Alameda, Alameda, California.