Phineas A Atwater was born in 1699, the son of John Atwater and his wife Abigail Mansfield.  He was propounded a freeman of Wallingford on 30 Apr 1730. He married first Mehitable Mix on 10 Nov 1726 in Wallingford.
He married second Mary Ward on 9 Nov 1727 in Wallingford. Children: Sarah, Reuben, William Ward, Thomas, Ward, Phineas, Damaris, Merab, Ambrose.
After Mary Ward died in 1767 he married Hannah Moss on 15 Jun 1768 in Wallingford. Phineas died on 20 Sep 1781 in Cheshire, Connecticut.
↑ Edward A. Atwater (1873) Genealogical Register of the Descendants in the Male Line of David Atwater, One of the Original Planters of New Haven, Conn., to the Sixth Generation
Donald Lines Jacobus, Families of Ancient New Haven ([CD]Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1981[originally]Rome, N.Y. and New Haven, Conn., 1922-1932), vol 1, p 61.
Find A Grave, database and images (Find A Grave: Memorial #29909293 : accessed 28 April 2019), memorial page for Phineas Atwater (23 Sep 1699–20 Mar 1777), citing Center Street Cemetery, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Phineas by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
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