Hepzibah Gates was born on 24 Dec 1765 in Preston City, New London, Connecticut to parents Thomas Gates and Elizabeth Mitchell. She married Samuel Stillman Whipple on 7 Mar 1788 in New London, Connecticut. Children: Samuel, Hepzibah, Noah, Jonathan, Jabez, Samuel Stillman, Elizabeth. She died on 3 Nov 1822 in Groton, New London, Connecticut.
North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000
The New England Historical & Genealogical Register, 1847-2011
The Antecedents and Descendants of Noah Whipple of the Rogerene Community at Quakertown, Connecticut, Clara Hammond McGuigan (with additional sections by Robert W. Merriam) Publication: Ithaca, New York: John M. Kingsbury, 1971
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Hepzibah by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Hepzibah: