History of the town of Waitsfield, Vermont, 1782-1908 :
with family genealogies Boston, Mass.: G.E. Littlefield,
Matt Bushnell Jones 1909

[Transcribed by Dave Swerdfeger]




GENEALOGIES OF WAITSFIELD FAMILIES.


BOYNTON.


LUTHER BOYNTON, born Mar. 3, 1812; died at Weathersfield, Vt., May 5, 1889. Was of the Weathersfield family and lived in W. but a few years. He married (1) Olive Durant; (2) Phebe M. Manship. Children:
  • i. EDWIN L., d. ae. 17.
  • ii. DURANT J., b. Dec. 8, 1841; res. Weathersfield.
  • iii. CYRUS C., res. Pasadena, Cal.

BRAGG.


1. EDWARD(1) BRAGG, Ipswich, Mass., Dec. 30, 1642, when he is mentioned as servant of Mr. Symonds; commoner, 1664, and voter in town affairs, 1679; in 1680 he is called 64 years old; bought a house lot, Feb. 28, 1643; Jan. 16, 1700 a seat at the table in the new meeting-house was assigned to "old good' Bragg"; his will dated Jan. 14, 1706 and proved Aug. 23, 1708, mentions wife, Sarah, and daughters; in it he gave 3 pounds to the church for a piece of plate and the First Ch. of Ipswich now has a silver cup bearing his initials. He married (1) Elizabeth ----- , who died May 28, 1691; (2) Oct. 28, 1691, Sarah (Redington?) widow of John Witt, Sr., of Lynn (see her will dated Dec. 19, 1711, allowed in Boston, Mar. 2, 1713-14). Children, born in Ipswich, Mass.:
  • i. MARY,(2) m. probably, Jan. 1, 1669, John Eveleth.
  • ii. THOMAS, fined Mar. 29, 1670, for ghting in the meeting-house on the Lord's Day; d. Sept. 24, 1675.
  • iii. DEBORAH, b. Dec. 22, 1658; m. ------- Searls.
  • iv. 2. TIMOTHY, "probably," says Hammatt.

    2. TIMOTHY(2) BRAGG (Edward(1)), surveyor in Ipswich, 16956 subscribed 10 s. towards the bell in 1699; his inventory, dated Feb. 3, 1706-7, names his widow. He married, Feb. 24, 1685, Lidia Gott. Children, born in Ipswich, Mass.:
    • i. TIMOTHY,(3) b. June 5, 1690; signed covenant to form South Parish, Dec. 2, 1746; m. Dec. 23, 1714, in Hamilton, Mass., Martha Killom.
    • ii. EDWARD, b. July 10, 1692.
    • iii. THOMAS, b. Sept. 1, 1696.
    • iv. 3. EBENEZER, b. Nov. 13, 1699.
    • v. ABIEL, burned to death in Shrewsbury, Mass., Aug. 7, 1723, ae. 17.

      3. EBENEZER(3) BRAGG (Timothy,(2) Edward(1)) was born in Ipswich, Mass., Nov. 13, 1699; house carpenter; went early to Marlborough, Mass., but in 1723 removed to Shrewsbury; during the night of Aug. 7, 1723, the house on which he was working burned and he alone escaped, his brother, Abiel, being among the victims, says Ward's Hist. of Shrewsbury; admitted to ch. Feb. 6, 1726; died Sept. 4, 1766. His will names widow and living children. He married (1) in Marlborough, Mass., Mar. 16, 1724, Zerviah, dau. Jonathan and Mary (Fay) Brigham, b. Oct. 9, 1698; d. July 1, 1736; (2) Jan. 27, 1738, Sarah Burnap of Hopkinton, Mass., Children, born in Shrewsbury, Mass.:
      • i. EBENEZER,(4) b. Mar. 17, 1724-5, m. Oct. 18, 1751, Sibilla, dau. Asa and Martha Boucker.
      • ii. ZERVIAH, b. June 29, 1727; d. Aug. 26, 1736.
      • iii. LIDIAH, b. Jan. 27, 1729; m. ----- Briant.
      • iv. ABIEL, b. June 25, 1730; m. Jan. 29, 1753, Abigail Wilson.
      • v. ELIZABETH, b. Jan. 10, 17312; m. ------- Gates.
      • vi. 4. MOSES, b. Aug. 19, 1733.
      • vii. MARY, b. Jan. 4, 1735; m. --------- Brigham.
      • viii. THANKFUL, b. June 22, 1736; d. Apr. 7, 1756.
      • ix. ZERVIAH, b. June 22, 1736; "lived two months."
      • x. BENJAMIN, b. Nov. 24, 1738; d. Sept. 10, 1760; "In the Kings service."
      • xi. ZERVIAH, b. Mar. 1, 1739-40; m. Jan. 1, 1767, William Johnson of Southborough, Mass.
      • xii. JOHN, b. Apr. 26, 1741; d. Oct. 31, 1745.
      • xiii. NATHANIEL, b. Mar. 13, 1742-3; d. Nov. 12, 1745.
      • xiv. TIMOTHY, b. Oct. 3, 1744; d. Nov. 6, 1745.
      • xv. JOHN, b. Mar. 9, 1745-6; d. Sept. 24, 1819; deacon; Rev. soldier; m. Sept. 22, 1782, Lydia Angier of Southborough.
      • xvi. NATHANIEL, b. June 18, 1747; m. (int.) Nov. 28, 1770, Sarah Wilson of Northborough, Mass.
      • xvii. SARAH, b. Dec. 15, 1748; d. Nov. 7, 1751.
      • xviii. TIMOTHY, b. Jan. 20, 1750-1, d. Feb. 19, 1797, in Worcester, Mass.; m. Jan. 18, 1792, Molly Taylor, of Worcester.
      • xix. SARAH, b. Apr. 3, 1753; d. Apr. 23, 1832, unm.
      • xx. MARTHA, b. Jan. 15, 1758; m. (int.) Jan. 10, 1778, Daniel Johnson.

        4. MOSES(4) BRAGG (Ebenezer,(3) Timothy,(2) Edward(1)) was born in Shrewsbury, Mass., Aug. 19, 1733; sett. in Brookfield, Mass.; cordwainer; his widow was aptd. admx. of his estate, Feb. 3, 1777. He was probably a soldier for, although not listed in Mass. Archives, his inventory lists "wages recd. from Captain Harwood" and money from clothes "sold in Camp." He married, Oct. 21, 1755, Sarah, dau. Comfort and Sarah Barns, b. Oct. 21, 1735. She m. (2) Dec. 4, 1793, John Gilbert. Children, born in Brookfield, Mass.:
        • i. 5. WILLIAM,(5) b. Jan. 8, 1757.
        • ii. SARAH, b. Aug. 17, 1758; m. Jan. 7, 1781, Jason Walker.
        • iii. ASENATH, b. Mar. 6, 1761; m. June 13, 1781, Eli Wood.
        • iv. BENJAMIN, b. Jan. 14, 1763.
        • v. MOSES, b. June 8, 1765, Rev. soldier; m. Apr. 6, 1789, Lydia Kimball.
        • vi. CHLOE, b. June 5, 1767.
        • vii. MINERVA, b. Feb. 24, 1769; m. Nov. 15, 1792, Luther Walker.
        • viii. POLLY, b. Apr. 23, 1771; m. Mar. 26, 1789, Samuel Lamson.
        • ix. JAIRUS, b. May 16, 1773. Gdn. aptd. for him Jan., 1790.

          5. WILLIAM(5) BRAGG (Moses,(4) Ebenezer,(3) Tirnothy,(2) Edward(1)) was born in Brookfield, Mass., Jan. 8, 1757; cordwainer; was in Sturbridge, Mass., 1787, Chariton, 1796, and Thompson, Conn., 1805. He died in Warren, Vt., Jan. 25, 1833, where he had settled in 1816. He married, Feb. 28, 1782, Betsey Crabtree of Brookfield, perhaps dau. John and Abigail Crabtree. She d. in W., Mar. 31, 1837. Children:
          • i. BENJAMIN,(6) b. Sept. 12, 1782; d. in Warren, Vt.; m. Jan. 12, 1808, Amelia Porter, b. in Windsor, Conn., Mar. 23 , 1785. Chn.:
            • William Delay(7) b. Sept. 25, 1809; d. in Lake Mills, Wis., June 27, 1883;
            • John Wesley, b. July 20, 1811;
            • Mary Emily, b. Dec. 2, 1813;
            • Benjamin Addison, b. Apr. 29, 1816;
            • Charlotte Amanda, b. Jan. 7, 1819;
            • Stephen Anson, b. Mar. 18, 1821;
            • Daniel Pitkin (Rev.) b. Aug. 11, 1824;
            • Edwin Hiram, b. Jan. 30, 1829.
          • ii. ELIZABETH, b. Oct. 25, 1784; m. Daniel Brown.
          • iii. SARY, b. Jan. 15, 1786; m. Joseph Hyzer.
          • iv. MARY, b. July 23, 1788; m. Aaron Rising.
          • v. 6. WILLIAM, b. Mar. 21, 1790.
          • vi. FREELOVE, b. Nov. 4, 1793; m. Jan. 10, 1819, Jared H. Shepherd of Woodstock, Conn.
          • vii. CHARLOTTE, b. May 12, 1796; m. Jan. 14, 1819, Benjamin Buck.

            6. WILLIAM(6) BRAGG (William,(5) Moses,(4) Ebenezer,(3) Timothy,(2) Edward(1)) was born Mar. 21, 1790; died at Fayston, Vt., Apr. 1, 1864, res. for a time in Killingly, Conn., but rem. in 1816 to Warren, Vt., thence in 1836 to W., and to Fayston in 1849. Served at New London, Conn., June 21--July 15, 1813 in War of 1812. He married, Jan. 17, 1815, Chloe, dau. Joseph Buck of Killingly, Conn., b. June 26, 1793; d. Aug. 5, 1859. Children:
            • i. FRANCES M.,(7) b. Mar. 12, 1816; m. 1840, Lucius R. Childs.
            • ii. MARY L., b. May 13, 1818; m. 1841, Jehiel H. Stearns of Victory, Vt.
            • iii. EDWIN AUGUSTINE, b. Oct. 29, 1821; d. Dec. 22, 1821.
            • iv. EUNICE ADELAIDE, b. Apr. 5, 1823; d. July 23, 1826.
            • v. WILLIAM AUGUSTUS, b. May 20, 1827; d. May 3, 1844.
            • vi. SIMON BUCK, b. Mar., 1829; d. same day.
            • vii. ROSETTA, b. Apr. 14, 1831, d. Dec., 1854.
            • viii. 7. AZRO D., b. Nov. 25, 1833.
            • ix. JOSEPH HENRY, b. July 22, 1839; d. Jan. 9, 1843.

              7. AZRO D.(7) BRAGG (Wilham,(6) William,(5) Moses,(4) Ebenezer,(3) Timothy,(2) Edward(1)) was born in Warren, Vt., Nov. 25, 1833; sett. in Fayston, Vt. He married, Jan. 9, 1855, Anna B., dau. J. C. and Lydia Griggs, b. Mar. 17, 1837. Children:
              • i. FRANCIS AZRO,(8) b. May 13, 1856; m. Sept. 8, 1880, Marana A. Powers.
              • ii. EMILY A., b. July 14, 1859; m. Dec. 29, 1880, Edward A. Johnson; d. Nov. 13, 1881.
              • iii. child, b. Jan. 22, 1862; d. same day.
              • iv. HARRIET E., b. Aug. 8, 1864; m. May 15, 1886, George Ferdinand Ainsworth.
              • v. WILLIAM C., b. Mar. 22, 1866; m. Mar. 26, 1889, Mary L., dau. Wesley G. and Alma (Parker). McAllister, b. June 14, 1870. Chn.:
                • Roy McAllister,(9) b. Oct. 9, 1890;
                • Francis R., b. Feb. 19, 1894.

BROWN.


1. SAMUEL(1) BROWN settled early in that part of Rutland, Mass., now Paxton, and is said to have come from Sudbury; moderator and selectman at first town meeting in Paxton, 1765; called ensign 1746 and capt. 1752. He married, Mar. 18, 1736, Sarah Brigham, at Rutland, Mass. Children, born in Rutland, Mass.:
  • i. ABEL,(2) b. Sept. 18, 1739; m. Dec. 4, 1760, Amminette Howe.
  • ii. ABIGAIL, b. July 16, 1743; m. Nov. 22, 1764, David Davis.
  • iii. MARTHA, b. Oct. 16, 1746.
  • iv. SAMUEL, b. June 17, 1749; d. Sept. 10, 1756.
  • v. ALPHEUS, b. Mar. 1, 1752; m. Dec. 11, 1803, Polly King.
  • vi. 2. ABIJAH, b. Oct. 9, 1755.

    2. ABIJAH(2) BROWN (Samuell) was born in Rutland, Mass., Oct. 9, 1755. His father deeded to him land in Swanzey, N. H., in 1777, and he sett. there soon; rem. to Fayston, Vt., abt. 1828 and to W., 1833, where he died Jan. 13, 1835 ; Rev. soldier. He married (1) Oct. 12, 1775 in Leicester, Mass., Phebe Parsons; (2) Jan. 19, 1834, Bethia, dau. Daniel Bishop and wid. Stephen Squires. She was living in Richmond, Vt., in 1855. Children, born in Swanzey, N. H.:
    • i. ELIZABETH,(3) b. Oct. 9, 1779; m. June 18, 1803, Stephen Green of Leicester, Mass.
    • ii. PHEBE, b. July 14, 1781.
    • iii. SARAH, b. Nov. 17, 1783; m. Oct. 10, 1803, Philemon Whitcomb.
    • iv. SOLOMON, b. July 23, 1785.
    • v. DAVID, b. May 18, 1789; d. June 1, 1789.
    • vi. BRIGHAM, b. May 31, 1790.
    • vii. JERUSHA, b. Mar. 19, 1792.
    • viii. HARRIET, b. June 21, 1794.
    • ix. ORRIN, b. Aug. 3, 1796; m. Dec. 25, 1817, Mehitable Balch.
    • x. 3. JONATHAN H., b. June 8, 1798.
    • xi. Perhaps another David.

      3. JONATHAN H.(3) BROWN (Abijah,(2) Samuel(1)) was born in Swanzey, N. H., June 8, 1798; came to W. about 1824, and removed about 1841 to Pamelia, N. Y.; selectman, 1834. He married, Feb. 21, 1821, Emma Jones. Children:
      • i. LYDIA L., d. Jan. 17, 1831, ae. 9 y., 10 mo., 11 d.
      • ii. EMME LOVINA d. Mar. 12, 1825, ae. 4 days.
      • iii. PHEBE J., d. Apr. 4, 1827, ae 10 mo., 27 d. Perhaps others.
NATHANIEL BROWN was an early settler in Norwich, Vt., to which town he came from Norwich, Conn.; Rev. soldier; came to W. abt. 1800. Died May 6, 1804, ae. 66. His wife Jerusha d. Apr. 4, 1804, ae. 64.

DANIEL BROWN lived in W. a few years after 1833 but rem. to Middlesex. His sister Betsey E. Brown d. in W., Mar. 13, 1846, ae. 37.

ARTEMAS BROWN. His parents are said to have come from Conn. and settled in Guilford, Vt., where he was born Dec. 31, 1789; sett. in Royalton, Vt., but removed in 1827 to Hanover, N. H., and abt. 1842 to W., where he died Dec. 4, 1877. He married (1) Oct. 21, 1819, Eunice, dau. William Dewey of Hanover, b. Apr. 7, 1784; d. Sept. 27, 1851; (2) Apr. 10, 1853, Mary, dau. Thomas Prentis and wid. Matthias S. Jones, Sr., b. Dec. 31, 1791; d. July 13, 1884. Children, born, probably, in Royalton, Vt.:
  • i, LYDIA, b. Dec. 23, 1821; m. Jan. 31, 1845, Elijah Wyatt Bisbee.
  • ii. LUCY, b. May 17, 1824; m. Feb. 2, 1852, Charles Darwin Smith.
  • iii. HARRIET PINEO, b. Dec. 13, 1826; m. Jan. 20, 1848, Charles Darwin Smith.


JOHN PYNE BROWNE, son of R. and Harriet Browne, was born in Ireland, Nov. 30, 1816; came to America and res. for many years in Fayston, Vt., where he died June 5, 1898. He married Margaret Welch, b. Dec. 22, 1831; d. Jan. 25, 1897. Children, born in Fayston:
  • i. ELLEN, b. Sept. 15, 1852; m Christopher Spaulding.
  • ii. HATTIE L., b. Aug. 24, 1854; d. 1886; m John Lee.
  • iii. RICHARD, b. Mar. 13, 1857; sett. in W.; selectman, 1901-2.
  • iv. ISABEL F., b. Aug. 6, 1858; d. Nov. 1, 1896, unm.
  • v. MARY A., b, July 4, 1859; d. Nov. 9, 1896, unm.
  • vi. CLARA D., b. Aug. 23, 1863; m. George R. Miller of Boston, Mass.
  • vii. JoHN P., b. Apr. 14, 1868; sett. in W.

BRUCE.


1. HEZEKIAH(2) BRUCE (Ephraim(1)) was born in Templeton, Mass., abt. 1769; resided successively in Sharon, Vt., Montpelier, Vt., Moretown, Vt., and Duxbury Vt., where he died June 20, 1846, ae. 77. He married, in Sharon, wid. Betsey (Benton) Haskins, who died Jan. 18, 1838, ae. 69. Children, (order uncertain):
  • i. HEMAN.
  • ii. HORACE, b. July 13, 1801.
  • iii. WRIGHT.
  • iv. NATHAN BENTON HASKINS.
  • v. BETSEY, b. May 5, 1803, in Moretown.
  • vi. CATHARINE.
  • vii. PERMITTA.
  • viii. HARRIET.
  • ix. 2. ELI, b. May 17, 1799, in Moretown.
  • x. HANNAH, b. Jan. 27, 1795, in Moretown.

    2.. ELI(3) BRUCE (Hezekiah,(2) Ephraim(1)) was born in Moretown, Vt., May 17, 1799, and died in Fayston, Vt., July 31, 1868. He married, Dec. 14, 1822, Plumea, dau. William and Lucy. (Wilder) Sherman. Children:
    • i. ALZINA,(4) b. Nov. 27, 1823; m. (1) Aug. 8, 1841, Joel Pattrell; (2) Nov. 2, 1889, E. N. Adams of Stowe Vt.
    • ii. ELIZA, b. June 14, 1825; d. Oct. 16, 1826. (Tombstone, Oct. 20, 1826.)
    • iii. WILLIAM WALLACE, b. Mar. 1, 1827; m. Emily M. Hallcck.
    • iv. ELI, b. July 5, 1829; m. Emeline Meneeley. Chn.:
      • Florence Edna,(5) Sept. 15, 1860; Catherine A., Feb. 5, 1862; Nora C., Sept. 16, 1864.
      • v. CATHARINE, b. Oct. 2, 1831; m. James H. Holden.
      • vi. OMRI SMALLEY, b. Feb. 23, 1834.
      • vii. ETHAN ALLEN, b. Apr. 19, 1837; m. (1) Oct. 1, 1861, Jeanette E , dau. Nathan Robinson; (2) Mar. 24, 1897, Abigail C., wid. Freedom Bennett. Ch.: Alice,(5) b. Aug. 31, 1862; m. George Martin.
      • viii. CYREN, b. Aug. 28, 1839; m. Louisa Washburn; res. Warren Vt.
      • ix. ORVIS DUANE, b. Apr. 13, 1842; m. Martha Fisher; res. Moretown, Vt.
      • x. CELIA PAULINE.

BUCKLIN


1. OTIS BUCKLIN came, probably, from Grafton, N. H.; sett. in Chelsea, Vt., and died in Warren, Vt., Feb. 8, 1843, ae. 67. He married Hannah Lunt, who d. Jan. 2, 1858, ae. 75 yrs., 6 mos. Children:
  • i. GEORGE, b. 1801; d., unm., Feb., 1876, in Warren.
  • ii. MARCY, b. abt. 1803; m. William Carlton of Brookfield.
  • iii. HANNAH, b. Mar. 10, 1805; m 1828, Edmund Cardell of Warren.
  • iv. SALOMA, b. Nov. 10, 1807; m Jan. 3, 1832, Lewis Cardell of Warren.
  • v. SOPHRONIA, b. June 24, 1810; m. Paschal P. Raymond of Warren.
  • vi. OTIS, b. 1814; d. 1875, in Warren; m. 1839, Mary Rice.
  • vii. 2. Rufus, b. June 3, 1817.
  • viii. RANSOM, b. 1822: d. 1893, m. Elizabeth Marble, and rem. to Iowa.
  • ix. HIRAM BRADLEY, b. Sept., 1825; d. in Marshfield, Vt., Oct. 17, 1882-3; m. Carrie Martin.

    2. RUFUS BUCKLIN (Otis(1)), born in Tunbridge, Vt., June 3, 1817; died at W., Aug. 29, 1902; selectman 1872. He married (1) May 5, 1845, Marcia Davidson Rice, b. Jan. 19, 1819; d. Mar. 11, 1858; (2) Dec. 2, 1858, Emeline (Joslin), Andrews, dau. Joseph Joslin; Jr., b. Nov. 26, 1824. Children, born in Waitsfield:
    • i. HELEN MARION, b. 1847; d. 1847.
    • ii. CARO MARCIA, b. June 22, 1849.
    • iii. FRANCES DAVIDSON, b. Mar. 10, 1858.

BURDICK.


1. JOHN(1) BURDICK was doubtless of the Rhode island family although our first record of him is in Hartford, Vt., where he sold land Jan., 1769, and at once rem. to Shelburne, Mass., where he held various town offices and was a member of the Committee of Correspondence, 1776, and later; Rev. soldier; rem. 17923 to Canaan, N. H., and came to Moretown, Vt., as early as 1795, his farm being located at the confluence of the Winooski and Mad rivers. His will was probated in Chittenden County, Jan. 22, 1798, and names his wife and four chn. He married (1) -------.(?) ; (2) Mehitable, who m. (2) Gen. Benjamin Wait and d. abt. 1827. Children:
  • i. 2. JOHN,(2) b. Oct. 29, 1762.
  • ii. 3. SHUBEL.
  • iii. LUCINDA.
  • iv. 4. IRA, b. Aug. 13, 1794.

    2. JOHN(2) BURDICK (John(1)) was born Oct. 29, 1762; sett. in W., 1796, coming from Moretown where he was town clerk, 1795. He leased ministry lot, 127, and was farmer, lawyer, played bass viol in church, selectman 1802, 1810, 1815. Died May 19, 1835. He married Phebe Freeman, b. Nov. 6, 1764; died Nov. 18, 1828. Children:
    • i. EUNICE,(3) b. Aug. 12, 1788, in Charlemont, Mass.; m. Jan. 27, 1817, Gideon Bushnell.
    • ii. 5. ASAPH, b. Mar. 15, 1790, in Shelburne, Mass.
    • iii. Lucy, b. Oct. 15, 1791; d. Jan. 29, 1866; m. Roswell Cook.
    • iv. 6. JUSTUS, b. Sept. 10, 1793, in Canaan, N. H.
    • v. CYREN, b. Feb. 26, 1796, in Moretown, Vt.; d. Mar. 9, 1796.
    • vi. DIANTHA, b. July 4, 1798, in W.; d. Feb. 4, 1822.
    • vii. 7. CYREN, b. June 25, 1800.
    • viii. AMANDA, b. Feb. 26,1804; m. Abram Cahill; d. Feb. 12, 1840.
    • ix. Sons. "twin son of J. & P. Burdick died Feb. 17, 1807, ae. 2 Wks."

    3. SHUBEL(2) BURDICK (John(1)) was born abt. 1768; settled in W., 1798, with his father-in-law, John Wells, on a farm in lot 129, rem. abt. 1806 to Chazy, N. Y. He married Tamar, dau. John Wells, b. Dec. 24, 1771. Children:
    • i. SHUBEL,(3) bapt. Aug. 4, 1793 ; m. (1) ---------- Phelps; (2) Feb. 19, 1833, Harriet dau. Septa and Eunice Fellmore b. Feb. 22, 1810. He was then of Plattsburgh, N. Y.
    • ii. CLARISSA, bapt. Aug. 4, 1793.
    • iii. ACHSAH, b. Jan. 27, 1796; d. Mar. 17, 1863; m. 1822, John Havens of Belmont, N. Y.
    • iv. JOHN.
    • v. LUCINDA, m. Henry Moore.
    • vi. ROXANA,m. Sept. 3, 1829, Lorenzo Kellogg of Champlain, N.Y.
    • vii. THEODORE, d. at 18.
    • viii. MELANCTHON S., b. Feb. 1, 1815; d. Feb. 1, 1895, at Sorocco, N.M.; m. Feb. 1, 1844, Maria A. Moore.
    • ix. MINERVA, m. Charles Bugbee.
    • x. HARRIET, m. Horace Boardman.
    • xi. LURA, m. David Frost.
    • xii. MIRANDA, d. unm.

    4. IRA(2) BURDICK (John(1)) was born Aug. 13, 1794, either in Canaan, N. H., or Moretown, Vt.; his mother married (2) Gen. B enj. Wait and he lived for some years on a part of the General's farm, but rem. abt. 1825 to some town in New York not far from Rutland, Vt. In 1833 he rem. to Kalamazoo, Mich., where he died July 12, 1866. He married (1) Aug. 20, 1815, Olive, dau. Royal S. Spaulding of Moretown, b. Oct. 28, 1793; d. Apr. 20, 1821; (2) Nov. 2, 1823, Betsey Mansfield, b. Oct. 11, 1796; d. Jan. 7, 1865. Children:
    • i. EDWIN, b. Sept. 18, 1816; d. at Kalamazoo, Feb. 18, 1899; m. May 10, 1853, at Chicago, Ill., Honors Kennedy.
    • ii. ROYAL SPAULDING, b. Dec. 6, 1817; physician; d. at Milford, Del., Nov. 1, 1895; m. at Dover, Del.; June 6, 1854, Mary E. Raughly.
    • iii. CHARLES M., b. Oct. 21, 1827; d. Nov. 26, 1861; m. Dec. 25, 1852, Johanah Carigan.

      5. ASAPH(3) BURDICK John,(2) John(1)) was born in Shelburne, Mass., Mar. 15, 1790; res. a few yrs. in W. and in Fayston; selectman, 1821; rem. 1836 to Wilna, N. Y., and thence to Moira, N. Y., where he died Jan. 17, 1863. He married, Feb. 18, 1823, Irene, dau. David Symonds, b. Sept. 24, 1801; d. Nov. 18, 1885. Children, all but youngest born in Waitsfield:
      • i. ALBERT O.,(4) b. May 24, 1824; d. Aug. 1, 1826.
      • ii. CELIA J., d. young.
      • iii. SUSAN DIANTHA, b. Jan. 2, 1827; m. Feb. 2, 1847, S. D. Stevens of Moira, N. Y.
      • iv. OTHNIEL M., b. Apr. 5, 1829; d. Dec. 2, 1850, unm.
      • v. CYREN A., b. May 25, 1834; m. Feb. 1, 1860, Persis L. Sawyer.
      • vi. CELIA J., b. Apr. 8, 1838,; m. Sept. 5, 1867, George Plumb of Bangor, N. Y.

      6. JUSTICE(3) BURDICK (John,(2) John(1)) was born in Canaan, N. H., Sept. 10, 1793; went abt. 1814 to Woodstock, Vt., and engaged in mercantile pursuits, becoming a partner of Lyman Mower; rem. 1831 to Burlington, Vt., and thence 1833 to Detroit, Mich.,; early settler of Kalamazoo, Mich., where he died, July 6, 1849. Brig. Gen. of Militia. He married at Woodstock, Vt., May 24, 1824, Adeline, dau. Henry and Hannah (Haile) Mower, b. Aug. 26, 1802; d. Sept. 4, 1849. Children:
      • i. HENRY MOWER,(4) b. Aug. 18, 1825; d. Dec. 15, 1825.
      • ii. ELEANOR ELIZA, b. Jan. 28, 1827; m Nov. 10, 1850, Burgess Goodridge.
      • iii. EDWARD FREEMAN, b. Mar. 6 1829, d. at San Francisco, Cal., Dec. 11, 1891; m. Oct. 23, 1855, Harriet Goodridge.
      • iv. GEORGE RICE, b. July 6, 1833; m. tme 6, 1855, Carrie (Curtis) Chandler; living, 1907, in Boston, Mass., with his son, Dr. Allen(5) Burdick.
      • v. JUSTUS, b. Nov. 12, 1836.
      • vi. FRANCIS MOWER, b. Nov. 3, 1842.

      7. CYREN(3) BURDICK (John,(2) John(1)) was born in W., June 25, 1800; res. there until abt. 1833, when he went to Kalamazoo, Mich., with his bro., Justus, and uncle, Ira. Died Oct. 26, 1837. He married Mary Ann Gilman, who d. in Boston, 1879. Children:
      • i. RODERICK CARLISLE,(4) b. July 17, 1834; d. at St. Paul, Minn., Oct. 13, 1902; m. July 26, 1857, at St. Cloud, Minn., Catharine Becker.
      • ii. EDGAR T., b. Aug. 4, 1836; d. 1868.
      • iii. CYREN, b. 1837-8; d. 1845 .

BUSHNELL.


1. FRANCIS(1) BUSHNELL, born 15768; came, probably, from Horsfield, Co. Essex, Eng.; was third signer of Plantation Covenant at Guilford, Conn., 1639; will proved Oct. 13, 1646. He married Rebecca --------. Some uncertainty exists as to names of his children but weight of authority seems to favor:
  • i. FRANCIS,(2) b. abt. 1609; d. 1681; perhaps of Salem, 1635; at Guilford, 1639; deacon; millwright or carpenter; early settler of Saybrook, Conn., where he built the first mill.
  • ii. JOHN, b. abt. 1614; possibly the glazier of Salem and Boston.
  • iii. REBECCA.
  • iv. 2. WILLIAM, b. abt. 1623.
  • v. SARAH, bapt. 1626, at Horsfield, Eng; said to have m. Rev. John Hoadley and returned to Rolvenden, Eng., where she died July 28, 1668.
  • vi. RICHARD, b. abt. 1620; d. 16578; of Saybrook and Norwich, Conn.; m. Oct. 11, 1648, Marie, dau. Matthew and Elizabeth Marvin.

    2. WILLIAM(2) BUSHNELL (Francis(1)) was born abt. 1623; early proprietor and settler of Saybrook, Conn., where he was before 1648; carpenter and millwright; Lieut. in Colonial Militia; freeman, 16678; Deputy to Gen. Court, 1670, as a leading man of the town his name is constantly linked with Robert Chapman whose sister, Rebecca, he married. He died Nov. 12, 1683. Children, born in Saybrook, Conn.:
    • i. JOSHUA,(3) b. May 6, 1644.
    • ii. SAMUEL, b. Sept., 1645.
    • iii. REBECCA, b. Oct. 5, 1646.
    • iv. 3. WILLIAM, b. Feb. 15, 1648-9.
    • v. FRANCIS, b. Jan. 6, 1649-50.
    • vi. THOMAS, b. Jan. 4, 1653-4.
    • vii. STEPHEN, b. Jan. 4, 1653-4.
    • viii. JUDITH, b. Jan. 4, 1655-6.
    • ix. ABIGAIL, b. Feb., 1659-60.

      3. WILLIAM(3) BUSHNELL (William,(2) Francis(1)) was born in Saybrook, Conn., Feb. 15, 1648-9; farmer and carpenter and had a gristmill at Pochauge; his est. was settled by written agreement, Feb. 11, 171112. He married (1) Rebecca --------, who died May 14, 1703; (2) June 7, 1705, widow Sarah Bull. Children, born in Saybrook, Conn.:
      • i. SARAH,(4) b. Mar. 1, 1673-4.
      • ii. EPHRAIM, b. Feb. 14, 1675; m. Nov, 9, 1697, Mary Long.
      • iii. 4. WILLIAM, b. Apr. 3, 1680.
      • iv. ESTHER, b. Nov. 2, 1683.

        4. WILLIAM(4) BUSHNELL (William,(3) William,(2) Francis(1)) was born in Saybrook, Conn., Apr. 3, 1680; farmer and miller, having taken his father's mill in the division of the est.; died May 30, 1733, will allowed June 26, 1733. He married, Apr. 10, 1701, Catherine, dau. John and Catherine (Chalker) Jordan, who d. Oct., 1751. Children, born in Saybrook, Conn.:
        • i. WILLIAM,(5) b. Oct. 26, 1703; d. Mar. 17, 1762; m. May 4, 1730, Mary Bates.
        • ii. STEPHEN, b. Apr. 29, 1708; d. young.
        • iii. NEHEMIAH, b. Apr. 22, 1710; m. Nov. 28, 1739, Sarah Ingham.
        • iv. LYDIA, b. July 16, 1712; m. Sept. 2, 1733, John Post.
        • v. STEPHEN, b. abt. 1714.
        • vi. HEZEKIAH, b. abt. 1717; was living at Saybrook, 1786.
        • vii. 5. GIDEON, b. abt. 1720.

          5. GIDEON(5) BUSHNELL (William,(4) William,(3) William,(2) Francis(1)) was born in Saybrook, Conn., abt. 1720 and died June, 1777; will proved July, 1777. He married Temperance, dau. Jedediah Chapman, who outlived him. Children, born in Saybrook, Conn.:
          • i. GIDEON.(6) Named as eldest son in his father's will; Rev. soldier; left Saybrook bef. 1786.
          • ii. 6. DOUD, b. May 15, 1762.
          • iii. JEDEDIAH, b. Nov. 26, 1767; learned trade of tanner and cordwainer; grad. Williams Coll., 1797; Minister, doing missionary work in Vt.; preached in W. occasionally prior to the installation of Mr. Salisbury; res. in Cornwall, Vt., where he was settled pastor, 1803-1836, and where he died Aug. 25, 1846. Married, abt. 1803, Elizabeth, dau. Ezra Smith of Richmond, Vt., who d. Mar. 26, 1847.
          • iv. TEMPERANCE, m. Jan. 27, 1785, Nathaniel Allis or Ellis of Guilford, Conn.
          • v. LUCINDA, m. Sept. 16, 1773, Howes Higgins of Haddam, Conn.
          • vi. SALOME, m. Amasa Skinner of W.

            6. DOUD(6) BUSHNELL (Gideon,5 William,(4) William,(3) William,(2) Francis(1)) was born in Saybrook, Conn., May 15, 1762, Rev. soldier and served on Privateer Brig Thetis; farmer and cordwainer rem. abt. 1786 to Buckland, Mass., thence to Cambridge, N. Y., and came to W. abt. June, 1798; sett. on lot 73, died Aug. 12, 1845. He married at Buckland, Nov. 17, 1789, Lucy, dau. William and Eunice (Bishop) Joyce of Middletown, Conn., b. Nov. 10, 1767; d. Oct. 9, 1841. Children:
            • i. GIDEON,(7) b. May 4, 1790, in Buckland, Mass.; m. Jan. 27, 1817, Eunice, dau. John Burdick, and at once rem. to Ashtabula, Ohio, where he d. 1852. Chn.:
              • Justus Carlos,(8)
              • Theresa.
            • ii. WILLIAM JOYCE, b. Jan. 22, 1793, in Cambridge, N. Y.; cordwainer; m. Sept. 21, 1818, Esther, dau. Silas Royce, and rem. to Ashtaula O., were he d. 1864. But one ch., reached maturity, Fyann.(8)
            • iii. FANNY, b. Apr. 25, 1795; m. Sept. 29, 1818, Earl Smith.
            • iv. 7. JEDEDIAH, b. Aug. 21, 1797.
            • v. IRA,, b. Apr. 3, 1799; blacksmith; d. Aug. 5, 1872; went early to Starksboro, Vt., where he m. Dec. 4, 1823, Lucinda Ferguson. Chn.:
              • Nancy,(8)
              • Julia,
              • Lucy,
              • Ira,
              • Sidney,
              • Delia.
            • vi. NILE, b. Aug. 5, 1801; blacksmith; went early to Keeseville, N. Y., and there m. Orpha; (2) Sophia Brigham. Chn.:
              • Lovina,(8)
              • Edgar,
              • Charles Horace,
              • Orpha, Mary,
              • Salome,
              • Emeline.
            • vii. DANIEL SPENCER, b. Apr. 5, 1803; rem. abt. 1830 to Gouverneur, N. Y., and thence to Wyocena, Wis., where he d. 1886. m. (1) Ann Rogers; (2) Mary Brown. Chn.:
              • Ann,(8)
              • Charles Rogers,
              • Ophelia, Maroa,
              • Clovis,
              • Munroe,
              • Maryette,
              • Ella.
            • viii. LEONARD, b. Jan. 17, 1805; blacksmith; rem. to Keeseville, N. Y., and thence to Galva, Ill., where he d. 1880; m. Martha Rusted of Starksboro, Vt. Chn.:
              • Cynthia,(8)
              • Mattie,
              • Samuel.
            • ix. LUCY, b. Mar. 26, 1807; m. May 16, 1837, Bethuel Joslm.
            • x. 8. PARDON, b. Sept. 24, 1808.
            • xi. AMANDA, b. July 12, 1810, m. Henry Sherman of Keeseville, N.Y.

              7. JEDEDIAH(7) BUSHNELL (Doud,(6) Gideon,(5) William,(4) William,(3) William,(2) Francis(1)) was born in Cambridge, N. Y., Aug. 21, 1797; selectman, 1831, 1847-48; deacon Congl. Ch. Died Feb. 22, 1866. His farm lay in lot 111. He married (1) Feb. 27, 1822, Abigail, dau. Daniel and Elizabeth (Kettle) Taylor, b. Apr. 6, 1797; d. Jan. 10, 1829; (2) July 2, 1829, Naomi, dau. James and Naomi (Diggins) Joslin, b. Dec. 29, 1801; d. Nov. 6, 1881. Children, born in Waitsfield:
              • i. ORPHA CORNELIA,(8) b. Nov. 15, 1822; m. Oct., 1845, Daniel Skinner, Jr.
              • ii. MILO CORNELIUS, b. May 2, 1824; rem. to Omro, Wis., 1845; d. Dec. 14, 1897; m. (1) Sept. 18, 1851, Marcy Goss, dau. Chandler Taylor, d. 1852; (2) May 4, 1853, Salome Bidwell; (3) May 4, 1867, Mary Jane Bradish. Chn.:
                • Almeron,(9) b. Oct. 15, 1854, d. Sept., 1856;
                • Abbie, b. May 19, 1857, m. James Caswell, d. 1881;
                • Linnie, b. May 25, 1859; d. Jan. 12, 1899;
                • Ernest, d. young;
                • Milo C., b. Jan., 1866, d. Feb., 1866.
              • iii. IRA, b. June 11, 1826; graduate U.V.M, 1856; d. June 16, 1858, unm.
              • iv. JOSIAH MEIGS, b. Jan. 1, 1829; d. Feb. 7, 1829.
              • v. JAMES DOUD, b. July 25, 1831; drowned July 4, 1850.
              • vi. ABIGAIL, b. Feb. 15, 1833; m. June 29, 1852, Frederick Taylor.
              • vii. MATTHIAS JOSLIN, b. Oct. 15, 1834; rem to Omro, Wis.; private, Co. B. 1st Wis. Cav.; killed near Madison, Ark., Aug. 3, 1862. Unm.
              • viii. HENRY NEWTON b. May 28 1838.
              • ix. 9. ELVIRA, b. Mar. 24, 1840; m Nov. 17, 1869, Walter Alonzo Jones.
              • x. GORDON JEDEDIAH, b. June 17, 1847; d. Jan. 26, 1893; m. Feb. 9, 1875, Lizzie A., dau. James Seymour and Harriet (Gleason) Newcomb, b. Oct. 27, 1852; d. Mar. 2, 1895.

              8. PARDON(7) BUSHNELL (Doud,(6) Gideon,(5) William,(4) William,(3) William,(2) Francis(1)) was born in W., Sept. 24, 1808; farmer and cooper; Rep., 1859-60; selectman, 1855-56 lived for a time on lot 108 but in later years resided in the village. Died Mar. 29, 1890. He married, Mar. 1, 1834, Elmira, dau. John and Betsey (Davis) Woodbury, b. in Baltimore, Vt., Aug. 20, 1807; d. Apr. 18, 1898. Children, born in Waitsfield:
              • i. GINATHON ORLANDO,(8) b. Dec. 26, 1834; d. Mar. 13, 1835.
              • ii. GEORGE HENRY, b. June 2, 1836; press mfgr. of Worcester, Mass., and Thompsonville, Conn., where he d. Dec. 12, 1901; m. June 16, 1861, Susan S., dau. Thomas and Sarepta (Savage) Tinkham, b. Oct. 25, 1841; d. Dec. 14, 1901. Chn.:
                • Leon P.,(9) b. Sept. 5, 1868;
                • Edith S., b. May 14, 1869, d. Oct. 1, 1888.
              • iii. FORDIS ORASMUS, b. Oct. 20, 1839; res. Worcester, Mass.; Co. B., 13th Vt. Vols.; m. Oct. 20, 1868, Mary Ballou of Gardiner, Mass. Chn.:
                • Fordis O.,(9) b. Oct. 31, 1873;
                • Alice M., b. Oct. 28, 1877.
              • iv. ORLANDO, b. 1841; d. June 30, 1852.
              • v. A daughter, b. 1844; d. same year.
              • vi. 10. MILO ALBERT, b. Jan. 13, 1846.
              • vi. OSCAR PARDON, b. Feb. 17, 1852; press mfgr. and inventor; York, Pa.; m. Frances Ballou. Chn.:
                • Elva M.,(9) b. July 3, 1882; Waldo B., b. Feb. 18, 1891.

                9. HENRY NEWTON(8) BUSHNELL (Jedediah,(7) Doud,(6) Gideon,(5) William,(4) William,(3) Williani,(2) Francis(1)) was born in W., May 28, 1838; selectman, 1866-69, 1876-77, 1882-83; Rep., 1872-3; Treas., 1905--; Capt. Co. H, 6th Vt. Vols.; deacon Congl. ch. He married, Jan. 9, 1867, Mary A., dau. Ziba Smith of Waterbury, b. May 23, 1839. Children, born in Waitsfield:
                • i. ALICE MAY,(9) b. Jan. 16, 1868.
                • ii. FRED RAYMOND, b. May 14, 1870; d. May 2, 1891, unm.

                10. MILO ALBERT(8) BUSHNELL (Pardon,(7) Doud,(6) Gideon,(5) William,(4) William,(3) William;(2) Francis(1)) was born in W., Jan. 13, 1846; d. Jan. 29, 1892; merchant. He married, May 1, 1878, Addie A., dau. William Miner of Duxbury, Vt., b. Sept. 19, 1855. She m. (2) Sept. 6, 1893, Oscar G. Eaton. Children, born in Waitsfield:
                • i. OTTO ASBURY,(9) b. Oct. 2, 1880. Wesleyan Univ., 1903; m. June 16, 1908, Emma Allen, dau. John and Sarah (Fifield) Legg of Worcester, Mass.
                • ii. LENA ELMIRA, b. May 25, 1886.

BUTTERFIELD.


1. JOSEPH(3) BUTTERFIELD (Joseph(2) of Chelmsford, Mass., Benjamin(1) of Charlestown, Mass., 1638, Woburn, 1640, and Chelmsford, 1654) was a resident of Dunstable, N. H., 1746. His will, dated Feb. 17, 1749, proved Aug. 2, 1750, names wife and children. He married, Jan. 21, 1696-7, Eunice Heald. Children:
  • i. SARAH.(4)
  • ii. EUNICE.
  • iii. JOSEPH, b. July 19, 1703; d. 1741; m Dorothy Heald.
  • iv. JOHN.
  • v. 2. EPHRAIM, b. abt. 1710.
  • vi. DOROTHY.
  • vii. LYDIA.
  • viii. JOSHIAH.

    2. EPHRAIM(4) BUTTERFIELD (Joseph,(3) Joseph,(2) Benjamin(1)) was born abt. 1710. He was of Westford, Mass., 1737, Litchfield, N. H., 1739, Dunstable, 1751, Wilton, N. H., 1755; soldier, 1758; selectman, 1765, and was living in Wilton as late as Apr. 1769. He married at Westford, Mass., Mar. 16, 1732, Elizabeth Davies of Littleton, Mass. Children:
    • i. EPHRAIM,(6) b. May 23, 1734; m. Mary, dau. Jonathan Snow, and was of Dunstable, 1762.
    • ii. 3. STEPHEN, bapt. at Westford, 1736.
    • iii. JOSEPH, blacksmith, of Wilton, N. H.; m. Mary Hobbs.
    • iv. REBECCA.
    • v. ELIZABETH ANN.
    • vi. EUNICE.
    • vii. AMOS, signed petn. as resident of Wilton, 1769.
    • viii. ISAAC.
    • ix. ABRAHAM.

      3. STEPHEN BUTTERFIELD (Ephraim,(4) Joseph,(3) Joseph,(2) Benjamin(1)) was bapt. in Westford, Mass., 1736; blacksmith; went to Wilton, N. H., with parents and was there 1778, but left before 1783, in which year he sett. in Reading, Vt., being recited in a deed as "of Windsor, Vt." Removed in 1800 to Granville, Vt.. He married (1) Hannah, who d. bef. 1771 (2) Sarah Sawyer. Children:
      • i. SAMUEL,(6) b. Feb. 29, 1760.
      • ii. STEPHEN, b. May 6, 1762; d. young.
      • iii. EPHRAIM, b. July 29, 1764; m Sept. 24, 1789, Dinah Keyes.
      • iv. HANNAH, b. Apr. 23, 1766.
      • v. LYDIA, b. Nov. 15, 1768; m. Dec. 2, 1785, Robert Grandy of Reading.
      • vi. 4. STEPHEN, b. Oct. 10, 1772.
      • vii. SARAH, b. July 4, 1774.
      • viii. ELIZA, b. May 4, 1766.
      • ix. NUSS SAWYER, b. Mar. 24, 1778.
      • x. 5. BENJAMIN, prob. b. in Windsor, Vt., 1780-1. xi. JOSIAH, b. in Reading, Oct. 2, 1784. xii. ABRAHAM, b. July 27, 1788. xiii. EPHRAIM, b. Oct. 4, 1789.

        4. STEPHEN(6) BUTTERFIELD (Stephen,(5) Ephraim,(4) Joseph,(3) Joseph,(2) Benjamin(1)) was born in Wilton, N. H., Oct. 10, 1772 ; Sett. in W. abt. 1797 and rem. abt. 1830, it is said, to Vineyard Haven, St. Lawrence Co., N. Y. Died after 1840. He married, at Reading, Vt., Feb. 13, 1794, Rachel Spaulding. Children, first two born in Reading, Vt., and the others in Waitsfield:
        • i. SALLY,(7) b. July 1, 1795.
        • ii. RACHEL, b. Feb. 20, 1797; m. Sept. 17, 1830, Horatio Rider.
        • iii. LUCY, b. Dec. 15 , 1798.
        • iv. STEPHEN, b. Oct. 2, 1800.
        • v. BETSEY, b. Aug. 16, 1802.
        • vi. ALLEN, b. July 24, 1804.
        • vii. 6. CHESTER, b. July 23, 1806.
        • vii. WILLIAM, b. Sept. 7, 1808.
        • ix. LAURA, b. May 25, 1810.
        • x. JULIA, b. Nov. 29, 1812; m. Dec. 1, 1836, Stillman Bass. xi. LEWIS, b. Apr. 19, 1815. xii. FANNY, b. Sept. 8, 1818.

        5. BENJAMIN(8) BUTTERFIELD (Stephen,(5) Ephraim,(4) Joseph,(3) Joseph,(2) Benjamin(1)) was born, probably, in Windsor, Vt., abt. 1780-1; sett. in W. abt. 1805, coming from Granville, Vt., rem. after a few years to Michigan. His farm was in lot 101. He married Tryphena --------. Children:
        • i. DANIEL,(7) b. July 2, 1804, in Granville, Vt.
        • ii. HIRAM, b. Oct. 11, 1805, in W.; d. in Olivet, Mich., Dec. 19, 1901.
        • iii. Infant, b. Dec. 21, 1806; d. Dec. 23, 1806.
        • iv. Infant, b. June 11, 1801; d. same day.
        • v. IRA, grandfather of Pres. Kenyon L. Butterfield of Mass. Agr. Coll.
        • vi. TRYPHENA.
        • vii. LUCINDA.

          6. CHESTER(7) BUTTERFIELD (Stephen,(6) Stephen,(5) Ephram,(4) Joseph,(3) Joseph,(2) Benjamin(1)) was born in W., July 23, 1806. Waitsfield records say he m. Feb. 27, 1827, Lydia Morrison, but it seems certain that he m. Mar. 13, 1827, Lois, dau. Moses and Lois (Foster) Stewart, b. May 9, 1803. They removed about 1850 to Lake Co., Ill., where they were living in 1852. Children, born in Waitsfield:
          • i. STEPHEN,(8) b. Mar. 4, 1828; d. Feb. 2, 1829.
          • ii. LOUISA, b. Feb. 16, 1830.
          • iii. STEWART, b. July 15, 1832.
          • iv. JEREMIAH, b. Aug. 23, 1834.
          • v. LUTHER, b. Aug. 20, 1836; d. July 30, 1837.
          • vi. LUCINDA, b. Aug. 22, 1838, in Ill.
          • vii. CHESTER, b. Mar. 17, 1843.
          • viii. DAVID, b. Apr. 2, 1847.

CADY.


HENRY B. CADY was born in Roxbury, Vt.; photographer; married Laura A. Sterling of Warren. Children:
  • i. PARKER, b. Sept. 3, 1861; res. Binghamton, N. Y.
  • ii. SHERMAN, b. Apr. 25, 1863; d. Jan. 2, 1891.
  • iii. EVERETT, b. Jan. 6, 1867.


ALONZO I. CADY was a son of I. and S. Cady, born in Granville, Vt., and died in W., Sept. 11, 1883, ae. 42. He married, Jan. 3, 1866, Margaret I., dau. Andrew and Fanny (Palmer) Long, b. 1846. Children:
  • i. CHARLES ALONZO, b. July 8, 1869; m. Sept. 1, 1894, Mary L. Wheeler. Chn.:
    • Leon George, b. Dec. 13, 1898; Loraine Mattie, b. Feb. 10, 1900.
    • ii. ELLEN, b. Aug. 14, 1866; d. Aug. 12, 1867.

CAMPBELL.


1. ROBERT(1) CAMPBELL of Townsend, Mass., was perhaps a son of Robert Campbell, innkeeper, of Londonderry, N. H., who bot. land in Tyngsboro, Mass., 1736; his will dated Feb. 21, 1792, proved Apr. 21, names his children. He married Elizabeth, who d. Dec. 5, 1796. Children, born in Townsend, Mass.:
  • i. BETTIE,(2) b. July 8, 1740; m. Joshua Smith.
  • ii. 2. ROBERT, b. June 4, 1742.
  • iii. MARY, b. Feb. 21, 1744; m. John Gordon.
  • iv. JAMES, b. Oct. 9, 1747.
  • v. SARAH, b. Apr. 17, 1750; m. --------- Davis.
  • vi. RACHEL b. Oct. 16, 1752; m. Waldman (?) Stone.
  • vii. JOHN, b. Sept. 20, 1755.
  • viii. DANIEL, b. Nov. 16, 1757; d. bef. 1792, leaving dau. Lucy.
  • ix. JONAS, b. June 16, 1760.

    2. ROBERT(2) CAMPBELL (Robert(1)) was born in Townsend, Mass., June 4, 1742; rem. to New Boston, N. H., abt. 1770; Rev. soldier; died Jan. 18, 1827. He married Dec. 8, 1767, Elizabeth, dau. James and Mary Waugh, b. June 1750; d. 1831. Children:
    • i. DANIEL,(3) b. Oct. 18, 1768; d. Oct. 6, 1795.
    • ii. JAMES, b. Oct. 15, 1770; sett. in Hartland, Vt.; m. Sally Wead; no issue.
    • iii. THOMAS, b. Apr. 7, 1773; d. in New Boston, Jan. 7, 1852; m. 1799, Ann Clark.
    • iv. ELIZABETH, b. Apr. 7, 1775; m. 1814, Samuel Christy of Antrim, N. H.
    • v. ROBERT, b. Mar. 6, 1777; sett. in Hartland, Vt.; m. Huldah Haskell.
    • vi. 3. JOHN, b. Mar. 22, 1779.
    • vii. SAMUEL, b. Aug. 27, 1782; m. Rebecca Kingsbury; sett. in Boston, Mass.; later, Mt. Vernon, N. H.
    • viii. 4. JOSIAH, b. June 3, 1785.
    • ix. DAVID, b. May 28, 1787; d. Oct. 6, 1795.
    • x. 5. JONATHAN, b. May 28, 1787. xi. MARY GOVE, b. June 22, 1789. xii. SARAH, b. Sept. 16, 1792; m. (1) 1822, John McIntire of Goffstown, N. H.; (2) 1844, Dea. John French of Bedford.

      3. CAPT. JOHN(3) CAMPBELL (Robert(2), Robert(1)) was born in New Boston, N. H., Mar. 22, 1779; res. a few years in Morristown, Vt., and came to W. in 1802; Capt. of militia; died Mar. 23, 1852; selectman, 1815, 1819-20, 1825, 1830-31, 1833-34, 1840; owned a large farm in lots 97, 98 and 99. He married, at Morristown in 1801, Lois Whitney, b. at Shutesbury, Mass., Feb. 16, 1782; d. Feb. 10, 1853. Children, all but eldest born in Waitsfield:
      • i. CALISTA,(4) b. Sept. 20, 1801; m. Apr. 20, 1824, Cyrus Joslin.
      • ii. A daughter, b. Jan. 6, 1803; d. Jan. 7, 1803.
      • iii. A son, b. Feb. 20, 1804; d. same day.
      • iv. A son, b. Dec. 6, 1804; d. Dec., 1804.
      • v. A son, b. May 17, 1806; d. same day.
      • vi. A son, b. Feb. 20 1807; d. same day.
      • vii. 6. JOHN STAFFORD, b. Feb. 9, 1809.
      • viii. A. daughter, b. June 15, 1810; d. same day.
      • ix. LOUISA M., b. Oct. 22, 1812; d. May 2, 1845; m. June 16, 1829, John Marsh.
      • x. BETSEY D., b. Mar. 29, 1815; d. in Weathersfield, Vt., Aug. 6, 1842; m. Darius Hatch.
      • xi. 7. JAMES M., b. Nov. 18, 1816.
      • xii. LUCRETIA E., b. Mar. 24, 1819; m. Jan. 10, 1843, Lorenzo D. Joslin.
      • xiii. 8. JONATHAN C., b. Mar. 10, 1821.
      • xiv. MARY G., b. Dec. 22, 1824; d. at Greenfield, Mass., July 29, 1849; m. Jan. 14, 1846, Chauncey L. Spear of Roxbury, Vt.
      • xv. FREDERICK JACKSON, b. Oct. 2, 1826; d. Sept. 16, 1851, unm.

      4. JOSIAH(3) CAMPBELL (Robert,(2) Robert(1)) was born in New Boston, N. H., June 3, 1785; died at W., Sept. 11, 1863. His farm was located in lots 99 and 100. He resided for some years in Fayston, Vt. He married, 1813, Abigail, dau. Ephraim Cary of Hartland, Vt. She died May 25, 1857, ae. 69 yrs., 10 mos., 25 d. Children:
      • i. A son,. d. Aug. 13, 1813.
      • ii. ROBERT,(4) b. Aug. 15, 1814; d. at Charlestown, Vt., July 4, 1865; m. (1) Mar. 9, 1841, Betsey, dau. Amos and Lydia (Eastman) Hadley, who d. June 23, 1842; (2) 1844, Cordelia, dau. Calvin Grandy, of Fayston.
      • iii. A son, d. Apr. 5, 1815.
      • iv. A daughter, d. Jan. 17, 1817.
      • v. BENJAMIN C., d. May 13, 1819, ae. 1 y., 6 m.
      • vi. REBECCA, b. Feb. 6, 1820; m. Mar. 6, 1842, Ira Grandy of Warren, Vt.
      • vii. ANNIS ALMIRA, b. Nov. 4, 1823; m. Sept. 30, 1849, Joseph Palmer, Jr.
      • viii. 9. EPHRAIM C., b. May 8, 1826.
      • ix. HANNAH A., b. May 9, 1829; m. Jan. 1, 1850, Chester Stephen Dana.

      5. JONATHAN(3) CAMPBELL (Robert,(2) Robert(1)) was born in New Boston, N. H., May 28, 1787; sett. in Hartland, Vt., and came later (1809) to W., moving thence to Fayston, Vt. He married, Dec., 1812, Elizabeth Wilson. Children:
      • i. DAVID, died at Montpelier, Vt., Nov. 16, 1830, ae. 17.
      • ii. JONATHAN, probably.

        6. JOHN STAFFORD(4) CAMPBELL (John,(3) Robert,(2) Robert(1)) was born in W., Feb. 1, 1809; farmer and inn holder; called "Colonel"; selectman, 1849-52; deputy sheriff; died Mar. 12, 1880. He married, Aug. 5, 1828, Fanny O., dau. Garinter and Hannah (Olcott) Hastings, b. Nov. 2, 1806; d. Nov. 6, 1888. Children, born in Waitsfield:
        • i. HASTINGS STAFFORD,(5) b. Jan. 28, 1829; d. Mar. 12, 1829.
        • ii. FANNY M., died Oct. 14, 1830, ae. 7 weeks.
        • iii. 10. HASTINGS STAFFORD, b. Oct. 3, 1831.
        • iv. OLIVER CARLISLE, b. June 5, 1833; m. Aug. 17, 1854, Charlotte F., dau. Joel and Betsey (Richardson) Foster; res. Omaha, Neb.
        • v. HIRAM C., b. July 4, 1835; d. Mar. 29, 1860, at Cambridge, Mass.
        • vi. 11. HENRY R., b. Mar. 4, 1837.
        • vii. 12. HILAND G., b. Mar. 16, 1839.
        • viii. CLARISSA L., b. Dec. 2, 1841; d. July 23, 1844.
        • ix. BERTRAND DELOS, b. Jan. 22, 1844. Co. H. 3rd Vt. Vols., Co. G. 6th Vt. Vols., Co. C. 1st Vt. Cav. Killed at Winchester, Va., Sept. 19, 1864.

        7. JAMES M.(4) CAMPBELL. (John,(3) Robert,(2) Robert(1)) was born in W., Nov. 18, 1816; sett. after some years, in Morristown, Vt., where he died, Mar. 16, 1875. He married, Feb. 22, 1838, Emily, dau. Daniel and Lydia (Holbrook) Thayer, b. Dec. 3, 1819; d. Feb. 25, 1858. Children born in Waitsfield:
        • i. Lois L., b. Dec. 11, 1844; d. May 2, 1857.
        • ii. JAMES HENRY, b. Dec. 15, 1846; d. Feb. 25, 1907, at Stowe, Vt.; m. Gertrude M. Luce; priv. Co. D. 5th Vt. Vols.
        • iii. JOHN L. M., b. Oct. 28, 1848; d. Aug. 6, 1902; m. Aug., 1870. Viola Small.
        • iv. DANIEL J., b. Sept. 12, 1850; d. Apr. 5, 1852.
        • v. LUCRETIA E. L., b. July 24, 1852; d. Jan. 22, 1854.
        • vi. JONATHAN F., b. May 8, 1854; sett. in Stowe, Vt.; m. (1) Apr. 22, 1878, Martha Gale who d. May 15, 1890; (2) Apr. 16, 1892, Maude Warren.
        • vii. MYRAETTE W., b. Dec. 21, 1855; d. Dec. 14, 1856.

        8. JONATHAN C.(4) CAMPBELL (John,(3) Robert,(2) Robert(1)) was born in W., Mar. 10, 1821. Died Apr. 1, 1852. He married, Aug. 10, 1845, Harriet I., dau. John and Jerusha (Reed) Strow. She m. (2) Apr. 6, 1863, Rev. C. C. Thornton, and d. Jan. 1, 1892, ae. 69 y., 7m. Children, born in Waitsfield:
        • i. EVA A.,(5) d. Oct. 29, 1847, ae. 2 yrs.
        • ii. EMMA L., d. Dec. 9, 1860, ae. 10 y., 8 m, 20 d.

        9. EPHRAIM C.(4) CAMPBELL (Josiah,(3) Robert,(2) Robert(1)) was born in W., May 8, 1826. Died at Sutton, P. Q., Nov. 18, 1899. He married, Dec. 3, 1852, Mary Ann, dau. Seth and Electa Chase, b. Oct. 23, 1831; d. 1887. Children, born in Waitsfield:
        • i. IDA I.,(5) b. Mar. 31, 1853; m. Jan. 15, 1873, Melvin J. Waterman.
        • ii. CARY E., b. July 18, 1858; m. Oct. 17, 1889, Bessie Gibbs; res. Three Rivers, P. Q. Ch.: Cary E.,(6) b. Mar. 8, 1894.
        • iii. EUGENE S., b. Oct. 8, 1866; res. Chicago, Ill.

          10. HASTINGS STAFFORD(5) CAMPBELL (John Stafford,(4) John,(3) Robert,(2) Robert(1)) was born in W., Oct. 3, 1831; merchant; rem. to Hudson, Mass., and died there Oct. 15, 1896. He married (1) Mellissa G., dau. Lewis Barton of Sutton, Mass., b. Oct. 10, 1831; d. June 24, 1868; (2) July 22, 1891, Laura Fisher. Children:
          • i. FRANCES M.,(6) b. Sept. 7, 1856; m Jan. 3, 1875, Chas. W. Locklin of Wakefield Mass.
          • ii. FRED H., b. July 8, 1863; m. July 7, 1886, Sadie Russell; res. Worcester, Mass.
          • iii. MELISSA C., b. June 21, 1867; m. Oct. 3, 1889, Samuel Parker of Brookline, Mass.

          11. HENRY R.(5) CAMPBELL (John Stafford,(4) John,(3) Robert,(2) Robert(1)) was born in W., Apr. 4, 1837; died Dec. 21, 1906. He married, Apr. 1, 1858, Josephine, dau. Merrill Tyler, b. Dec. 30, 1840; d. Apr. 22, 1903. Children, born in Waitsfield:
          • i. Lois J.,(6) b. Dec. 22, 1858; m. Oct. 2, 1881, Lester K. Smith:
          • ii. GERALD H., b. Apr. 26, 1862; m. Apr. 10, 1889, Lela L., dau. J. H. Drew of Warren, Vt.
          • iii. MERRILL W., b. Sept. 22, 1873; m Mar. 11, 1897, Grace L. Lamb; res. Randolph, Vt.
          • iv. MILDRED H., b. July 14, 1878; m. July 7, 1904, Lynn C. Jones of Brookfield, Vt.
          • v. ALBERT A., b. Mar. 21, 1880; m. Dec. 3, 1902, Agnes A. Hudson.
          • vi. DAISY P., b. July 30, 1882; d. June 13, 1907.

          12. HILAND G.(5) CAMPBELL (John Stafford,(4) John,(3) Robert,(2) Robert(1)) was born in W., Mar. 16, 1839; enlisted Sept. 2, 1864 from Warren in 3rd Vt. Battery; died July 17, 1879. He married (1) Dec. 31, 1861, Dency Melissa, dau. Daniel and Charlotte (Ward) Shepherd, b. Dec. 7, 1840; d. Oct. 16, 1874; (2) June 6, 1875, s. Abiah, dau. Simeon and Clarissa (Smith) Stoddard, and widow Jonas M. Dudley, b. Nov. 22, 1840. Children:
          • i. HERBERT H.,(6) b. Oct. 5, 1862; d. Oct. 9, 1865.
          • ii. FERDINAND G., b. July 5, 1867; d. July 6, 1884.
          • iii. FANNIE M., b. Oct. 1, 1869; d. Jan. 30, 1872.
          • iv. ROY S., b. Aug. 14, 1874; d. Mar. 22, 1875.

WILLIAM(2) CAMPBELL (Samuel(1)) was a son of Samuel and Ruth (Nichols) Campbell, born Dec. 24, 1782. He died in W., July 22, 1850. Lived on the present Gaylord farm in lots 125 and 127. He married Ann ----------, who d. Jan. 26, 1863, ae. 77. Children:
  • i. HENRY, res. West Rumney, N. H.
  • ii. SAMUEL, who d. in W., Mar. 28, 1874, ae. 66; m. Feb. 16, 1834, in Duxbury, Vt., Elvira, dau. Isaac Smalley.
  • iii. LAURA, m. ---------- Carter of Concord, N. H.
  • iv. LUCINDA, m. Lyman Brown of Concord, N. H.

CARLETON.


HIRAM(7) CARLETON (David,(6) Jeremiah,(5) Jeremiah,(4) Joseph,(3) John,(2) Edward(1)) son of David(6) and Huldah (Wheeler) Carleton, was born in Barre, Vt., Aug. 28, 1838; grad. U. V. M., 1860; admitted to the bar 1865 and practiced his profession in W., May, 1866 to Dec., 1875, he was there supt. of schools; Rep., 186971; States Atty. for Washington Co., 1870-2; rem. 1875 to Montpelier, Vt.; Judge of Probate for Washington Co. since May, 1883. He married, Oct. 26, 1865, Mary Elizabeth, dau. Lathrop and Mary (Ball) Pope. Children:
  • i. FREDERICK POPE, b. Nov. 3, 1866; lawyer; res. Montpelier; m. June 10, 1897. Molly R. Brisbin.
  • ii. MARY BALL, b. Sept. 14, 1876.


WILLIAM C. CARLETON, son of William and Nancy (Cole) Carleton of Stowe, Vt., was b. June 8, 1859. He married, Sept. 15, 1878, Myra C., dau. Dennison and Clarissa (Colby) Boyce. Children, born in Waitsfield:
  • i. RUTH E., b. Aug. 15, 1879.
  • ii. IRA D., b. June 4, 1882.
  • iii. FRANK WILLIAM, b. Nov. 25, 1887.
  • iv. CLARISSA M., b. Feb. 14, 1893.

CARPENTER.


1. WILLIAM(1) CARPENTER, carpenter, came in Ship Bevis, 1638, from Wherwell, Eng., age 62. With him came his son William and family; sett. in Weymouth, Mass., and perhaps did not remain long.

    2. WILLIAM(2) CARPENTER. (William(1)) was born 1605; came in Ship Bevis, 1638, with his father and his wife and children; farmer; freeman, May 13, 1640; Rep. from Weymouth, 1641, 1643; one of original proprietors of Rehoboth, Mass., and removed there; clerk of Proprietors and town clerk of Rehoboth, 1643-9; Rep., 1645; died Feb. 7, 1659. His wife Abigail d. Feb. 22, 1687. Children:
    • i. JOHN,(3) b. 1628; d: May 23, 1695; m. prob. Hannah Hope.
    • ii. 3. WILLIAM, b. 1631-2.
    • iii. JOSEPH, b. 1633; d. May, 1675; m. May 25, 1655, Margaret, dau. John Sutton; one of founders of Baptist Ch. in Mass.
    • iv. HANNAH, b. Apr. 3, 1640; m. Apr. 21, 1659, Joseph Carpenter.
    • v. ABIAH or ABIJAH, b. Apr. 9, 1643; mariner; d. bef. 1702.
    • vi. ABIGAIL, b. Apr. 9, 1643; m. (1) John Titus, Jr.; (2) Jonah Palmer.
    • vii. SAMUEL, b. 1644; d. Feb. 20, 1682-3; m. May 25, 1660, Sarah Readaway.

      3. WILLIAM(3) CARPENTER (William,(2) William(1)) was born 1631-2; came with his father, 1638; farmer; town clerk of Rehoboth, Mass., 1668, until his death, except 1693 ; deputy to Plymouth Gen. Court, 1656 and 1668; deacon, 1668, until death, which occurred Jan. 26, 1703. He married (1) Oct. 5, 1651, Priscilla, dau. Edward Bennett, who d. Oct. 20,1663; (2) Dec. 10, 1663, Miriam Searis, who d. May 1, 1722, ae. 93. Children, born in Rehoboth, Mass.:
      • i. JOHN,(4) b. Oct. 19, 1652; soldier; housewright; d. Oct. 21, 1694, at Woodstock, Conn.; m. (1) Rebecca Readaway; (2) Sarah, wid. Ralph Day.
      • ii. WILLIAM, b. June 20, 1659; d. Mar. 10, 1718; m. Apr. 8, 1685, Elizabeth Robinson.
      • iii. PRISCILLA, b. July 24, 1661; m. Richard Sweet.
      • iv. 4. BENJAMIN, b. Oct. 20, 1663.
      • v. JOSIAH, b. Dec. 18, 1664; d. Feb. 28, 1727; m. Nov. 24, 1692, Elizabeth Read.
      • vi. NATHANIEL, b. May 12, 1667; m. (1) Sept. 19, 1693, Rachel Cooper; (2) Nov. 17, 1695, Mary Preston; (3) July 8, 1707, wid. Mary Cooper;(4) Mary Bacon.
      • vii. DANIEL, b. Oct. 8, 1669; m. (1) Apr. 15, 1695, Bethia Bliss; (2) Mar. 30, 1704, Elizabeth Butterworth; (3) Dec. 12, 1710, Margaret Thurston; (4) Oct. 15, 1718: Mary or Margaret Hunt; (5) wid. Mary Hyde. Was with Phillips in expedition vs. Quebec, 1690.
      • viii. NOAH, b. Mar. 28, 1672; d. Apr., 1756; m. (1) Dec. 3, 1700, Sarah Johnson; (2) May 22, 1727, Ruth Follett Talbot; (3) Tabitha Bishop.
      • ix. MIRIAM, b. Oct. 16, 1674; m. June 23, 1691, Jonathan Bliss.
      • x. OBADIAH, b. Mar. 12, 1677-8; d. Oct. 25, 1749; m. Nov. 6, 1703, Deliverance Preston.
      • xi. EPHRAIM, b. Apr. 25, 1681; d. young.
      • xii. EPHRAIM, b. Apr. 25, 1683-4; d. Apr. 20, 1743; m. (1) Aug. 14, I704, Hannah Read; (2) Mar. 24, 1719, wid. Martha (Ide) Carpenter.
      • xiii. HANNAH, b. Apr. 10, 1684-5; m. Nov. 23, 1703, Jonathan Chaffee.
      • xiv. ABIGAIL, b. Apr. 15, 1687; m Nov. 12, 1706, Daniel Perrm.

        4. BENJAMIN(4) CARPENTER (William,(3) William,(2) Williams(1)) was born in Rehoboth, Mass., Oct. 20, 1663; rem. 1708 to Northampton, Mass., and soon after to Coventry, Conn. Died, Apr. 18, 1738. He married, Mar. 14, 1691, Hannah, dau. Jedediah and Freedom (Woodward) Strong, b. Feb. 3, 1671, d. Mar. 20, 1762. Children:
        • i. PRUDENCE,(5) b. July 13, 1692.
        • ii. FREEDOM, b. July 13, 1692.
        • iii. Amos b. Nov. 6, 1693; d. 1793, ae. 100; m. Oct. 23, 1718, Deborah Long.
        • iv. BENJAMIN, b. Oct. 3, 1695; m. Apr. 12, 1726-7, Rebecca Smith.
        • v. JEDEDIAH, b. Oct. 1, 1687; d. Dec. 15, 1731, at Rehoboth; m. May 24, 1725, Mary Brown.
        • vi. HANNAH, b. Aug. 15, 1699.
        • vii. ELIPHALET, b. Oct. 16, 1701; d. Aug. 28, 1702.
        • viii. ELIPHALET, b. Nov. 29, 1703; d. Feb. 22, 1792; m. (1) Nov. 1, 1727, Elizabeth Andrews; (2) Oct. 26, 1773, Abigail Ladd.
        • ix. NOAH, b. Dec. 24, 1705; m. (1) Keziah ---------; (2) Sept. 1, 1744, wid. Elizabeth Curtis.
        • x. ELIZABETH, b. June 15, 1707.
        • xi. 5. EBENEZER, b. Nov. 9, 1709.
        • xii. REBECCA, b. Nov. 23, 1711.

          5. EBENEZER(5) CARPENTER (Benjamin,(4) William,(3) William,(2) William (1)) was born in Coventry, Conn. (first white child born there), Nov. 9, 1709; farmer and trader; rem. late in life to Hartford, Vt., where he died Jan. 30, 1777. He married, June 19, 1739, Eunice, dau. John Thompson, b. Feb. 14, 1722; d. Jan. 21, 1777. Children, born in Coventry, Conn.:
          • i. ASA,(6) b. Dec. 18, 1739; d. at Sharon, Vt., July 10, 1801; m. (1) ------ Dunham; (2) Eunice Parker.
          • ii. 6. JAMES, b. Apr. 4, 1741.
          • iii. WILLIAM, b. Oct. 16, 1742; d. Dec. 24, 1814; m. Feb. 19, 1767, Rachel Badger.
          • iv. BRIDGET, b. Feb. 22, 1743-4.
          • v. JOSIAH, b. Apr. 16, 1745; m. Dec. 20, 1770, Phebe Porter.
          • vi. CATHERINE, b. Mar. 24, 1747; m. Solomon West.
          • vii. EUNICE, b. Oct. 5, 1748; m. Joshua Tilden of Enosburg, Vt.
          • viii. PHEBE, b. Dec. 2, 1749; m. ---------- Bentley.
          • ix. EBENEZER, b. Dec. 30, 1751; d. 1830, at Lebanon, Conn.; m. (1) Isabel Wheelock; (2) --------- Duval.
          • x. AMOS, b, July 31, 1755; May 24, 1813, at Ghent, N. Y.; m. (1) Jan. 27, 1780, Hannah Hunt; (2) June 1, 1796, Ann Macy.
          • xi. BETSEY.
          • xii. PAMELA, b. May 7, 1787; m. --------- Smith of Whitehall, N. Y.
          • xiii. HARVEY WARNER, b. Feb. 22, 1790; m. (1) Sept. 12, 1818, Hannah Shurtleff; (2) July 11, 1822, Jane Campbell; ,(3) Nov. 9, 1831, Sophronia Steel. Res. at Moretown and Montpelier, Vt. Chn.:
            • William Shurtleff,(7) b. Mar. 31, 1818;
            • Cornelius James, b. Apr. 11, 1824;
            • Cornelia Irene, b. Apr. 11, 1824.
          • xiv. CAROLINE.
          • xv. STEPHEN.
          • xvi. HENRY.

            6. JAMES CARPENTER (Ebenezer,(5) Benjamin,(4) Williams,(3) William,(2) William(1)) was born in Coventry, Conn., Apr. 4, 1741; rem. to Sharon, Vt., 177980; Rev. soldier; Rep.,1786-7; a grantee of the town of Chittenden, Vt.; died Nov. 4, 1813. He married, Apr. 5, 1761, Irene, dau. Nathaniel and Elizabeth (Rust) Ladd, b. May 20, 1744; d. June 19, 1817. Children, first nine born in Coventry, Conn.:
            • i. JAMES,(7) b. Apr. 4, 1763; Rev. soldier; d. at Sharon, Jan. 30, 1830. Was resident in W. a short time around 1802; m. Nov. 8, 1787, Eunice Mother.
            • ii. IRENE, b. Apr. 4, 1764-5; m. Thomas Mosher. of Sharon, Vt.
            • iii. 7. NATHANIEL, b. Sept. 20, 1766.
            • iv. JERUSHA, b. June 24, 1768; m. June 21, 1785, Reuben Spaulding.
            • v. 8. CEPHAS, b. July 8, 1770.
            • vi. 9. JASON, b. Aug. 15, 1772.
            • vii. EUNICE, b. Sept. 14, 1774; m. Israel Noble of Moretown, Vt.
            • viii. ALPHEUS b. Aug. 17, 1776; d. May 18, 1799.
            • ix. EBER, b. Aug. 8, 1778; d. at Alsted N. H.,, May 23, 1841; m. Feb. 22, 1803, Judith Green.
            • x. ACHSAH, b. Aug. 16, 1780; m. Jan. 23, 1800, Abner Childs. of Moretown.
            • xi. ALANSON, b. Aug. 26, 1782; d. young.
            • xii. LUCY, b. Dec. 27, 1783-4; m. Mar. 21, 1802, Ralph Turner.

              7. NATHANIEL(7) CARPENTER (James,(6) Ebenezer,(5) Benjamin,(4) William,(3) William,(2) William(1)) was born in Coventry, Conn., Sept. 20, 1766; soldier, 1812; sett. in Middlesex, Vt., where he died. He married (1) 1787, Susannah Sheperd, who d. May 29, 1794; (2) Mar. 26, 1797, Abigail, dau. Nathaniel Morse of Royalton, Vt. Children:
              • i. LAVINIA,(8) b. June 21, 1788; m. in Moretown, Vt.; Sept. 9 1806, Waitstill Johnson.
              • ii. STEPHEN, b. May 23, 1790; d. Dec. 30, 1803.
              • iii. ALANSON, b. Aug. 26, 1791; d. young.
              • iv. ALANSON, b. Jan. 30, 1793; d. at Chatauqua, N. Y., May 13, 1882; m. Julia E. Nichols.
              • v. CHRISTOPHER, b. Aug. 7, 1798; d. Feb. 11, 1863, at Bangor, N. Y.; physician; m. Belicent Mazuzen.
              • vi. SUSAN, b. Aug. 9, 1800; m. John Taplin.
              • vii. WOOSTER, b. Mar. 22, 1802; d. June 25, 1871, at Lisbon, N. Y.; physician; m. Joan Riter.
              • viii. 10. NATHANIEL MORSE, b. Nov. 21, 1806.
              • ix. Don PEDRO, b. Dec. 10, 1808; d. Jan. 28, 1881, at St. Johnsbury, Vt.; m. Oct. 30, 1838, Hannah C. Hutchins.
              • x. HEMAN, b. July 10, 1811; d. Jan. 16, 1884, at Northfield, Vt. lawyer; m. (1) Feb. 13, 1838, Harriet S. Gilchrist; (2) Oct. 16, 1866, Mrs. Betsey S. Edgerton.
              • xi. OTIS HAMILTON, b. Apr. 9, 1813; res. Perrysburg, Ohio; m. Catherine Platt.
              • xii. FIDELIA, b. Mar. 21, 1815; d. Mar. 27, 1830.
              • xiii. ALBERT VAN HOLLER, b. Nov. 1, 1822; res. Milwaukee, Wis.; lawyer; m. Sept. 8, 1868, Catherine Burnham.

              8. CEPHAS(7) CARPENTER (James,(6) Ebenezer,(5) Benjamin,(4) William,(3) William,(2) William(1)) was born in Coventry, Conn., July 8, 1770; sett. in W., 1797, and rem. soon to Moretown, Vt., where he died Apr. 1, 1860; a trial justice of considerable local reputation and a leading man in his town. He married (1) Anne Benton, b. Aug. 9, 1773; d. Mar. 23, 1845; (2) Oct. 29, 1846, Mrs. Mary Day. Children:
              • i. ESTHER,(8) b. 1795; m. Jan. 7, 1819, Frederick A. Johnson.
              • ii. LUCINDA, M. Nov. 23, 1825, Jesse Thornton.
              • iii. IRA, b. Apr. 29, 1798, in W.; res. in Moretown and Warren, Vt.; m. (1) Oct. 16, 1823, Esther Ann Luce, who d. Feb. 1, 1835; (2) Dec. 16, 1835, Rhoda Spofford. His son, Matthew Hale,(9) b. Jan. 25, 1824, was U. S. Senator from Wisconsin.
              • iv. SOPHIA AUGUSTA, b. Mar. 15, 1800, in Moretown; m. Jan. 25, 1827, Ziba Mosher of Troy, N. Y.
              • v. CEPHAS, b. May 13, 1802; m. Oct. 16, 1827, Elvira W., dau. Levi Spaulding. Chn.:
                • Cephas;(1)
                • George Washington Irving, b. Sept. 15, 1831, in Hamilton, Canada.
              • vi. STEPHEN, b. Aug. 18, 1804,; m. Julia Johnson.
              • vii. NANCY S., b. Sept. 18, 1807; m. Apr. 26, 1827, Seth L. Newton.
              • viii. ALFRED, b. Mar. 31, 1810; d. Mar. 31, 1812.
              • ix. CURTIS, b. Mar. 31, 1812; m. (1) Sabrina Winship; (2) Aug. 17, 1852, Ruth Stowell.
              • x. BRADFORD, b. July 22, 1815; m. Jan. 19, 1841, Deborah G. Mayo. Rem. to Iowa.
              • xi. JOHN HUBAARD, b. Jan. 17, 1817; d. June 4, 1876; m. Mar. 22, 1848, Caroline M. Eaton.

              9. JASON(7) CARPENTER (James,(6) Ebenezer,(5) Benjamin,(4) William,(3) William,(2) William(1)) was born in Coventry, Conn., Aug. 15, 1772.; lived with and cared for his parents at Sharon, Vt., until their death; rem. in 1818 to W. where he was at once prominent. He purchased the Heaton farm in lots 121, 122; selectman, 1821, '22, '28, '35; treasurer, 1823 to 1834; moderator 28 times, 1821 to 1839; Rep., 1829 to 1831 and 1834 to 1836 inc.; Judge of Probate, 1836; member State Const. Convention, 1828. Died Oct. 1, 1845. He married, Apr. 4, 1804, Betsey, dau. Jeremiah and Ruth (Bell) Ingraham, b. June 8, 1781; d. Mar. 22, 1865. Children, born in Sharon, Vt.:
              • i. JULIA EMILY,(8) b. Apr. 6, 1807; m. Apr. 10, 1845, Nathan B. Smalley.
              • ii. JOSEPH LYON, b. Dec. 8, 1808. Killed, by the fall of a tree, Nov. 13, 1822.
              • iii. LUCY PARMELIA, b. Sept. 17, 1810; m. June 6, 1836, Elias Palmer Marsh of Sharon; rem. to Lowell, Mass.
              • iv. LAURA LOUISE, b. Oct. 15, 1812; m. Oct. 6, 1835, Hiram Jones.
              • v. CHARLES SMITH, b. Oct. 19, 1814, graduate U. V. M., 1838; teacher; d. July 31, 1846, at Lewiston, Pa.; m. Nov. 2, 1842, Laura M. Aubrey. Ch.: Katherine A .,(9) who m.------ Conklin of N. Y. City.
              • vi. GEORGE HARVEY, b. Oct. 3, 1817; res. Racine, Wis; d. 1889; m. Sept. 1, 1853, Laura, wid. of his bro., Charles S.

                10. NATHANIEL MORSE(8) CARPENTER (Cephas,(7) James,(6) Ebenezer,(5) Benjamin,(4) William,(3) William,(2) William(1)) was born Nov. 21, 1806, in Moretown, Vt.; res. Middlesex, Vt.; died July 18, 1887. He married Huldah, dau. Jesse Johnson, Jr., of Middlesex, Vt.; b. Apr. 16, 1812; d. July 18, 1894. Children, born in Middlesex, Vt.:
                • i. 11. JAMES PORTER,(9) b. Dec. 14, 1838.
                • ii. ADELIA MARIA, b. Oct. 23, 1836; m. Feb. 28, 1858, Hartwell L. Taplin of Middlesex.
                • iii. HARRIET IONE, b. Mar. 14, 1845; m. Jan. 22, 1871, Lucien White of Middlesex.

                  11. JAMES PORTER(9) CARPENTER (Nathaniel Morse,(8) Cephas,(7) James,(6) Ebenezer,(5) Benjamin,(4) William,(3) William,(2) William(1)) was born in Middlesex, Vt., Dec. 14, 1838. He married (1) May 18, 1862, Cornelia M., dau. William and Louise Ober of Middlesex; (2) 1868, Ellen Murray. Children, born in Waitsfield:
                  • i. HUGH M.,(10) b. Nov. 19, 1868; m. Aug. 22, 1907, Gertrude, dau. Michael and Mary A. (Donahoe) Nerney.
                  • ii. ANNIE, b. Dec. 29, 1871.
                  • iii. NATHANIEL MORSE, b. Feb. 7, 1875; m. Oct. 28, 1899, Florence, dau. John Hurdle of Moretown, Vt.
REV. JOTHAM(8) CARPENTER (William(7), Benjamin,(6) Benjamin,(5) Joseph,(4) William,' William,(2) William(1)) was born Sept. 2, 1760. He was the first settled minister in Fayston,Vt., and also preached in Barre, Vt. Died June 2, 181829. He married (1) Apr. 18, 1782, Molly Patterson, who d. Mar. 12, 1813, ae. 52; (2) Nov. 3, 1814, Lydia (Foster), wid. Thomas Green. He had 5 children.


JESSE CARPENTER, sett. in W. abt. 1811 and is said to have come from Monkton, Vt., or vicinity; tanner and cordwainer; Capt. of militia company. Died Feb. 12, 1835, ae. 44. He married, Mar. 5, 1815, Harriet, dau. Gilbert and Rebecca (Seaver) Wait, who d. Feb. 9, 1875, ae. 75. Children, born in Waitsfield:
  • i. HARRIET LUANA, b. Jan. 1, 1816; m. Nov. 18, 1839, Charles E. Bigelow.
  • ii. LAURA MATILDA, b. Dec. 26, 1819; m. Dec. 1, 1836, George D. Rice.
  • iii. LUCY CORNELIA, b. Feb. 28, 1822; m. (1) Dan Richardson; (2) Feb. 12, 1868, William Morrill Pingry.
  • iv. THOMAS ALLEN, b. Nov. 4, 1824; d. Oct. 21, 1826.
  • v. ELIZA JANE, b. Sept. 2, 1827; m. Oct. 26, 1852, David Carlisle Joyslin.
  • vi. MARIAN L., d. Mar. 2, 1832, ae. 2 yrs.

PETER JOHN CARPENTER. Born in France. Resided in W. but a few years. Educated as a Priest of Catholic Ch. Removed to Woburn, Mass. He married Elizabeth Dumas. Children, from Waitsfield records:
  • i. FLYVING, Mar. 17, 1868.
  • ii. ERIC, b. Apr. 23, 1869; d. Aug. 16, 1869.
  • iii. DERRICK, b. Mar. 10, 1874.
  • iv. JOHN, b. May 26, 1862.
  • v. child, d. Jan. 3, 1863, ae. 3 days.
  • vi. MOSES, b. Apr. 9, 1860.
  • vii. MINGE, b. Apr. 13, 1864.

CARROLL, CARYL.


1. BENJAMIN(1) CARYL was early in Hopkinton, Mass., where he and George Caryl were lessees from the Trustees of the Hopkins Trust, Feb. 8, 1731. Mar. 21, 1749, Benjamin Caryl deeds to his "grandson Joseph Caryl" reserving the house and garden during his lifetime and that of his wife Mary. Children:
  • i. 2. BENJAMIN(2) ...Perhaps-?
  • ii. EDWARD, who m. Ruth and had Amos,(3) Oct. 20, 1734, Louisa, Nov. 4, 1736, Lucy, Nov. 24, 1737.
  • iii. GEORGE, who m. Martha and had Martha,(3) b. Nov. 12, 1740.

    2. BENJAMIN(2) CARYL (Benjamin(1)). The record of his birth has not been found. He sett. in Hopkinton, Mass., and married Mary ------. Children, born in Hopkinton, Mass.:
    • i. JOSEPH,(3) b. Feb. 13, 1727-8.
    • ii. JONATHAN, b. Mar. 7, 1729-30.
    • iii. BENJAMIN (Rev.), b. Apr. 22, 1732; m. Dec. 9, 1762, Mrs. Sarah (Messenger) Kallock.
    • iv. ASA, b. Mar. 5, 1734-5.
    • v. MARY, b. Oct. 17, 1737.
    • vi. 3. THOMAS, b. Apr. 18, 1740.
    • vii. SARAH, b. Apr. 30, 1743.

      3. THOMAS(3) CARROLL (Benjamin,(2) Benjamin(1)) was born in Hopkinton, Mass., Apr. 18, 1740; called cordwainer in 1770; sett. about 1781 in Chester,Vt., where he died July 24, 1816. He married, Oct. 11, 1769, Esther Wright, b. Sept. 21, 1750; d. Feb. 22, 1823. Children:
      • i. IRENA,(4) b. July 22, 1770; m. ------- Holden of New Hudson, N. Y.
      • ii. LAWSON, b. July 31, 1772; d. Sept. 5, 1827.
      • iii. RUFUS, b. Apr. 9, 1774; d. Oct. 31, 1839.
      • iv. LEONILLA, b. May 10, 1776; d. Sept. 16, 1777.
      • v. HOLLIS, b. Apr. 28, 1778; d. Jan. 6, 1844.
      • vi. 4. BENJAMIN, b. Mar. 23, 1780.
      • vii. THOMAS, b. Mar. 7, 1782; d. May 9, 1795.
      • viii. ESTHER, b. Dec. 29, 1783; d. Apr. 26, 1816.
      • ix. FANNY, b. Mar. 8, 1786; d. Sept. 26, 1789.
      • x. HANNAH, b. Feb. 2, 1788.
      • xi. GEORGE, b. Dec. 3, 1789. Killed Aug. 14, 1814.
      • xii. AMASA, b. Jan. 23, 1792;. d. Sept. 19, 1834.
      • xiii. CLARICY, b. May 13, 1794.
      • xiv. MOSES, b. Feb. 20, 1796; d. May 24, 1796.

        4. BENJAMIN(4) CARROLL (Thomas,(3) Benjamin,(2) Benjamin(1)) was born in Hopkinton, Mass., Mar. 23, 1780. Died at Bolton, Vt., Jan. 20, 1842. He married, at Fayston, Vt., July 3, 1811, Polly, dau. Gershom Brigham. She died Aug. 12, 1862, ae. 75 yrs., 10 mos., 29 days. Children:
        • i. ESTHER W.,(5) b. Feb. 2, 1812; d. 1891.
        • ii. 5. GEORGE B., b. Oct. 11, 1814.
        • iii. ALSINA S., b. Feb. 27, 1816; d. Aug. 30, 1816.
        • iv. SARAH A., b. Aug. 20, 1817.
        • v. ALMA LUANA, b. May 6, 1820; d. Dec. 17, 1893; m. Nov. 24, 1857, William Wait.
        • vi. 6. LAWSON P., b. Oct. 26, 1822.
        • vii. LOVINA D., b. Apr. 17, 1825; d. June 30, 1847.
        • viii. CHARLES L., b. Dec. 3, 1827; d. Oct. 20, 1906.
        • ix. PLINY F. b. Nov. 7, 1831; res. Warren, Vt.; m. Jan. 1, 1861, Susan C., dau. John S. and Lucy (Dinsmore) Poland, b. Jan. 18, 1839. Chn.:
          • Lovina A.,(6) b. Apr. 10, 1863, m. Aug. 26, 1891, William Palmer,
          • Louis H., b. Jan. 1, 1871, m. Nov. 28, 1893, Mabel E. Fisher. Ch.:
            • Palmer F.,(7) b. June 10, 1898.

          5. GEORGE B.(5) CARROLL (Benjamin,(4) Thomas,(3) Benjamin,(2) Benjamin(1)) was born in Moretown, Vt., Oct. 11, 1814.; for some years he lived in Richmond, Vt., but came to W. in 1850, and res. there many years, but died in Warren, Vt., Apr. 12, 1886. He married Susan, dau. William L. and Parthenia (Burch) Johnson, b. at Hawkesbury, P. Q., Oct. 12, 1820; d. at Warren, Jan. 4, 1904. Children:
          • i. GEORGE EADEN,(6) b. Oct. 7, 1850; m. Emma Stackhouse; res. Sioux City, Iowa.
          • ii. HERBERT EUGENE, b. Oct. 12, 1855; res. Clarinda, Iowa.

          6. LAWSON P.(5) CARROLL (Benjamin,(4) Thomas,(3) Benjamin,(2) Benjamin(1)) was born in Richmond, Vt., Oct. 26, 1822; died Jan. 4, 1889, in W. He married, Feb. 9, 1848, Maria, dau. Jacob and Eunice (Farr) Boyce, b. Jan. 24, 1826. Children:
          • i. FRED C.,(6) b. June 27, 1815; m. May 1, 1902, Myra I., dau. Orvis and Roxa (Prentis) Jones.
          • ii. GEORGE H., b. Apr. 16, 1864; d. Nov. 16, 1891.

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