Rachel (Spencer) Sheldon

Rachel (Spencer) Sheldon (1758 - 1829)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Rachel Sheldon formerly Spencer
Born in Springfield, Windsor County, Vermontmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 24 Nov 1776 in Springfield, Windsor County, Vermontmap
Mother of
Died in Baltimore, Windsor, Vermont, USAmap
Profile last modified 12 Feb 2020 | Created 7 Oct 2013
This page has been accessed 335 times.



Rachel Spencer was born in about 1756-60 in Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont. She is the daughter of Timothy Spencer and Lois Hill.

Rachel marries to Anthony Sheldon on November 24, 1776 in Springfield, Windsor, Vermont. Anthony was born in about 1756 location unknown.

Rachel Spencer dies on September 14, 1829 in Baltimore, Windsor, Vermont.


Name: Anthony Sheldon Event Type: Marriage Event Date: 24 Nov 1776 Event Place: Springfield, Vermont, United States Gender: Male Spouse's Name: Rachel Spencer Spouse's Gender: Female GS Film Number: 27683 , Digital Folder Number: 004705267 , Image Number: 01547.


  • Marriage - "Vermont, Vital Records, 1760-1954," index and images, FamilySearch : accessed 09 Aug 2014, Anthony Sheldon and Rachel Spencer, 24 Nov 1776, Marriage; citing State Capitol Building, Montpelier; FHL microfilm 27683.
  • Census - "United States Census, 1790," database with images, FamilySearch : accessed 1 February 2017, Anthony Sheldin, Springfield, Windsor, Vermont, United States; citing p. 291, NARA microfilm publication M637, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 12; FHL microfilm 568,152.
  • Books and Publications - "History of the Town of Springfield, Vermont." Authors Charles Horace Hubbard, Justus Dartt. Publisher G.H. Walker & Company, 1895. Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized1 Apr 2015. Length 618 pages. Referencing page 531, Marriage of Anthony Sheldon and Rachel Spencer.
  • Source: S1 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Name: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Originaldata: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;; Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: Ancestry.com Address:


Thank you to Michael Spencer for creating WikiTree profile Spencer-5506 through the import of Timothy Spencer2_2013-10-05.ged on Oct 5, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Michael and others.

Thanks to Beverly Henry for starting this profile. Click the Changes tab for the details of contributions by Beverly and others.


More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored Search

Is Rachel your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Rachel 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 Rachel:

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.


Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

Rachel is 19 degrees from Danielle Liard, 13 degrees from Jack London and 14 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

S  >  Spencer  |  S  >  Sheldon  >  Rachel (Spencer) Sheldon