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James Ely

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James Ely
Born in Lyme, CT
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James Ely, Lyme, Conn., b. 1744, d. 1809, son of James Ely and Dorcas Andrews ; m. 1760, Catherine Hayes, East Haddam, Conn., who was b. 1745, and d. 1809; m. 2nd, Prudence Hewitt (Marvin). (Was this a brief marriage? His death date is listed as the same year as his first wife. Flanagan-597 21:25, 29 June 2015 (EDT))Their children : —

1. Richard, b. 1769, d. 1844, m. Lucretia Ray.

2. James, b. 1771, d. 1848, m. 1792 Rispah Beebe.

3. Dorcas, b. 1773, d. 1795, m. 1795 Dyar Emmons.

4. Phebe, b. 1775, d. 1863,

5. Aaron, b. 1778, d. 1800.

6. John, b. 1781, d. 1817, m. 1802 Lucy Miller.

7. Catherine, b. 1783, d. 181 1.

8. William, b. 1785, d. 1821.

9. Calvin, b. 1788, d. 1790. [1]


  1. The Ely Ancestry, p.145
  • The Ely ancestry : lineage of Richard Ely of Plymouth, England, who came to Boston, Mass., about 1655, & settled at Lyme, Conn. in 1660


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