Temperance (Waters) Wright
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Temperance (Waters) Wright (1724 - 1804)

Temperance Wright formerly Waters
Born in Hebron, Tolland, Colony of Connecticut, British Colonial Americamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 10 Aug 1753 in Hebron, Tolland, Connecticutmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 80 in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut, United Statesmap
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Temperance (Waters) Wright was born on February 17, 1724 in Hebron, Tolland, Colony of Connecticut, British Colonial America, daughter of Ensign Samuel Waters (1679–1742) and Ann (Sterling) Waters (1684–>1749).

Her siblings were:

In 1724, Temperance (0) was living in Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut, United States.

Temperance (29) married Elijah Wright Sr. (22) (born on August 14, 1730 in Lebanon, Windham, Connecticut Colony; son of Samuel Wright and Anna (Loomis) Wright) on August 10, 1753 in Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut Marriages, 1640-1939," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F7LW-YNT : 12 May 2016), Elijah Wright and Temperance Waters, Marriage 10 Aug 1753, Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut, United States; Connecticut State Library, Hartford; FHL microfilm 1,376,165. Their known children were:

Temperance died on April 23, 1804 in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, aged 80.

1679-05-22Birth of Father, SamuelTopsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1684-03-14Birth of Mother, AnnHaverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1703-03-18Birth of Brother, StallworthyHebron, Tolland, Connecticut
1713-05-14Birth of Sister, LoisHebron, Hartford, Connecticut Colony
1715-09-15Birth of Sister, EuniceHebron, Connecticut
1719-05-29Birth of Brother, SamuelHebron, Tolland, Connecticut
1720-06-26Birth of Brother, AdamHebron, New London, Connecticut
1723-02-09Birth of Brother, JosephHebron, Tolland, Connecticut
1724-02-17BirthHebron, Tolland, Colony of Connecticut, British Colonial America
1730-08-14Birth of Husband, ElijahLebanon, Windham, Connecticut Colony
1742-02-12Death of Father, SamuelHebron, Hartford, Connecticut Colony
1749-02-09Death of Sister, LoisKillingly, Windham, Connecticut Colony
1749-07-04Death of Mother, AnnHebron, Tolland, Connecticut
1753-08-10Marriage, ElijahHebron, Tolland, Connecticut
1755-03-02Birth of Daughter, RubeConnecticut
1756-05-07Birth of Daughter, ChloeLebanon, New London, Connecticut Colony
1757Death of Sister, EuniceHebron, Tolland, Connecticut
1759-02-25Birth of Son, ElijahLebanon, Connecticut
1761-06-29Death of Brother, Stallworthy
1761-09-05Birth of Son, RoswellLebanon, New London, Connecticut, British Colonial America
1764-01-03Birth of Son, EleaserCoventry, Connecticut
1782-04-24Death of Brother, SamuelSharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
1782-10-08Death of Brother, JosephHebron, Tolland, Connecticut
1791Death of Son, Elijah
1796-11-28Death of Daughter, RubeCoventry, Connecticut
1802-12-23Death of Husband, ElijahCoventry, Tolland, Connecticut, United States
1804-04-23DeathCoventry, Tolland, Connecticut, United States
1804-06-02Death of Brother, AdamHoosick, Rensselaer, New York, United States
1824-02-13Death of Daughter, ChloeChicopee, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
1835-02-13Death of Son, RoswellCoventry, Tolland, Connecticut, United States


See also:

  • Barbor Collection, Hebron Vital Records ref. Vol. 2, P. 122, Hebron, Connecticut p.271 (Copy at Connecticut State Library, Hartford and found on line at a premium web site).
  • Hale Collection of Cemetary Inscriptions, Silver Street Cemetary, Coventry, Connecticut. (Copy at Connecticut State Library, Hartford and found on line at a premium web site).

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10/24/2014: Corrected father of Temperance.

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