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Theodorus Elmer (aft. 1729 - 1785)

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Theodorus Elmer
Born after in East Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, British Colonial Americamap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died in Fairfield Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United Statesmap
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When Theodorus Elmer was born in 1730 in East Windsor, Connecticut, his father, Daniel, was 41 and his mother, Margaret, was 37. He married Martha Smith in 1761 in Cumberland, New Jersey. They had 13 children in 15 years. He died in 1785 in Cumberland, New Jersey, at the age of 55.


Theodorus Elmer [1][2][3]


about 1730 • East Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, British Colonial America [2][3]
Date is unknown, approximated


about 1761 • Theodorus married Martha Smith in Fairfield, Cumberland, New Jersey, British Colonial America [1][2][3]


Theodorus and Martha had children: [1]
  1. Esther Elmer 1756–____
  2. Martha Elmer 1758–____
  3. Jonathan Elmer 1758–1806
  4. Sabra Elmer 1760–____
  5. Sabina Elmer 1762–____
  6. Hannah Elmer 1764–____
  7. Mary Elmer 1765–____
  8. Pamela Elmer 1766–____
  9. John Elmer 1767–1813
  10. Theodorus Elmer 1768–____
  11. Sarah Elmer 1769–____
  12. Ruth Elmer 1770–____
  13. Elizabeth Elmer 1771–____


1785 • Fairfield, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States [1][3]


Text from page 4: DANIEL ELMER, son of Samuel 1st, m. first, Margaret Parsons; had children - Daniel, b. 1715, d. May 2, 1761 (see Note 6); Margaret; Molly; Elizabeth, b. Mar. 23, 1724, d. -- (see Note 7); Rhuma; Theophilus, b. 1729, d. Aug. 1, 1783 (see Note 8); Theodorus, b. --, d. 1785. His first wife died and he married Susanna Webster; had children - Theodosia, b. --, m. James Anderson, left no issue; Sylvanus, died young without issue; Rhumolly, b. --, d. 1809, without issue (see Note 9); Samuel, died young without issue; Victorina, m. Edward Saunders, and had children, Edward, Elmer; in 1780, m. William Bateman; children - Margaret, William, Aaron, Sylvanus, Susan, Harriet.
Text from page 23: THEODORUS ELMER, son of Daniel 1st, m. Martha Smith; children - Jonathan, m. Betsey Earl; children- Jonathan, Theodosia, m. John Earl; Esther, m. William Bennett; Martha, m. Clayton; 'Sabra; Sabina; Hannah; Pamela; Theodorus; Ruth, m. Elisha Clark; Mary, m. James Montgomery; John, became a Baptist, and was generally called John the Baptist, to distinguish him from John, son of Daniel; Sarah, m. Silas Smith; Elizabeth, m. Lemuel Clark. There are numerous descendants of this branch of the family, whose names are unknown.
Text from page 221: vii. Theodorus ELMER. Born, ClRCA 1731, in Fairfield, NJ [19]. He married Martha SMITH.
Author's Footnotes 19: The American Genealogist, vol 32.
NOTE: The complete quote is available at Daniel Elmer for context.
Name: Theodorus Elmer
Spouse: Martha Smith
Parents: Daniel Elmer, Margaret Parsons
Birth Place: Hartford, E Windsor, CT
Birth Date: 1730
Marriage Place: Fairfield, Cumberland, NJ
Marriage Date: 1761
Death Place: Fairfield Twp, Cumberland, NJ
Death Date: 1785


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