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Joseph Elmer (abt. 1678 - 1758)

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Joseph Elmer
Born about in Hartford, Connecticut Colonymap
Ancestors ancestors
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Husband of — married in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticutmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colonymap
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Categories: Descendant of Edward Elmer of Hartford, CT.



When Joseph Elmer was born in 1678 in Hartford, Connecticut, his father, John, was 32 and his mother, Rosamund, was 9. He married Jane Adkins on April 4, 1700. They had 10 children during their marriage. He died on July 24, 1758, in Windsor, Connecticut, having lived a long life of 80 years, and was buried in West Hartford, Connecticut.


Joseph Elmer [1]


1678 • Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut Colony [1]


4 April 1700 • Joseph married Jane Adkins in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony [1]


Joseph and Jane had children: [1]
  1. Joseph Elmer 1701–1717
  2. Aaron Elmer 1703–1719
  3. Samuel Elmer 1705–1761
  4. Solomon Elmer 1708–____
  5. Elizabeth Elmer 1710–____
  6. Jane Elmer 1711–____
  7. Jacob Elmer 1713–1803
  8. Phineas Elmer 1716–____
  9. Joseph Elmer Jr. 1718–1769
  10. Eunice Elmer 1720–____


24 July 1758 • Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony [1]


North Cemetery • West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut Colony


Page 218: Joseph Elmer (John2, Edward1). Born, CIRCA 1678, in Hartford, CT. Died, 24 JULY 1758, in Windsor, CT.
He married Jane ADKINS, daughter of Thomas ADKINS and Jane WILLIAMS, 4 APR 1700, in Windsor, CT. Born, 1670, in Hartford, CT. Died, 8 DEC 1766, in Windsor, CT. Children:
i. Joseph ELMER. Born, 28 MAR 1701, in Windsor, CT. Died, 10 SEP 1717, in Windsor, CT (died young).
ii. Aaron ELMER. Born, 8 OCT 1703, in Windsor, CT. Died, 7 May 1719, in Windsor, CT (died young).
16 iii. Samuel Elmer.
iv. Soloman ELMER. Born, 5 MAR 1707/8, in Windsor, CT.
v. Elizabeth ELMER. Born, FEB 1710/1, in Windsor, CT.
vi. Jane ELMER. Born, 19 NOV 1711, in Windsor, CT. She married Ebenezer COE, 1741, in Torrington, CT.
17 vii. Jacob ELMER.
viii. Phineas ELMER. Born, 6 SEP 1718, in Windsor, CT.
18 ix. Joseph ELMER.
x. Eunice ELMER. Born, 30 SEP 1720, in Windsor, CT.


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