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Zechariah Blakeman (1678 - bef. 1765)

Zechariah (Zachariah) Blakeman aka Blackman
Born in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticutmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 24 Dec 1704 in Derby, New Haven, CTmap
Husband of — married 19 Jun 1733 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died before before age 86 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticutmap
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Zachariah/Zechariah was the son of James & Miriam (Wheeler) Blakeman

He married first Elizabeth Denman, daughter of Philip & Hasadiah (Slough) Denman, on 27 Dec 1704 at New Haven, New Haven, CT - their children were Mary, Elizabeth, James & Zechariah II

After the death of his wife Elizabeth he married his second wife, Dinah (Thomas) Sherman, daughter of Daniel & Rebecca (Thompson) Thomas and widow of John Sherman, on 19 Jun 1733 at New Haven, New Haven, CT

His will is dated 10 March 1752 and proved on 5 March 1765 in Fairfield. He mentions his two sons, James, and Zachariah (both of Stratford), and his daughter Mary Coe, wife of Ebenezer Coe.[1]


  1. “Probate Records, v. 15-16, 1764-1775”, database with images, FamilySearch (  : 15 June 2022), FHL microfilm 007627304, image 42-43, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, Vol 15, 1764-1767, Page 60-62.
  • Donald Lines Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, CD-Local and Family Histories: CT, 1600's - 1800's, (Produced in collaboration with the Genealogical Publishing Company, 2000), vol 1, p 153.
  • CT Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)
  • CT Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)
  • References from George Abraham Hall: The Genealogical and Family History of Western New York by WSilliam Richard Cutter New England Historical and Genealogical Register>

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Blakeman-329 and Blakeman-1 appear to represent the same person because: Same names, dates, places, spouse Dinah Thomas
posted by Patricia (Long) Kent
Blakeman-31 and Blakeman-1 appear to represent the same person because: Similar name, same family
posted by Bob Tonsmeire

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