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James Webster Sr. (1751 - 1829)

James Webster Sr.
Born in Lebanon, New London, Connecticutmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Lebanon, New London Co., Connecticut, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 20 Mar 2015
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Biography

"2. James Webster, b. Dec. 22, 1751, at Lebanon, Ct., (mother, Dorathy Hills) m. Anna Marsh, b. Oct. 13, 1758, dau. of Pelatiah and Anna (Marsh) Marsh. He died April 24, 1829, aged 77 years, and she, April 15, 1829, aged 70 years. The Marsh Genealogy gives the date, April 10, 1825.

"James Webster is borne on the Lexington Alarm List for fifteen days in April, 1775, from the town of Lebanon, in Cap. Clark’s Company.
"1795, May 8, James Webster and Anne his wife sell to Rufus Lamb all of Lebanon.
"1803, Sep. 20, James Webster and Anne his wife, and Molly Marsh, all of Lebanon, sell to Flavia Marsh, their right to the estate of “our honored mother, Ann Marsh, now deceased.”
"James Webster and family seem to have belonged to the Parish of Exeter in Lebanon.
"Children : Thena; Anna; Sally; Abigail, usually called “Abby,” 1783; Emily, d. in Lebanon; Erastus, b. Feb. 28, 1788; Lucy, b. Mch. 22, 1791; James, b. Sep. 20, 1795. Resumed in Chapter XXIV."[1]

James is buried in the same grave as his wife and daughter Abigail. They died with in days of each other. The headstone reads "To the memory of three persons who were buried in one grave. In the center lies James Webster who died Apr. 24, 1829 AE 77. On the right lies Ann who died Apr. 10, 1829 AE 70. On the left lies their daughter Abigail who died Apr 26, 1829 AE 44."

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Burial: Exeter Cemetery, Lebanon, New London Co., Connecticut, USA

Footnotes

  1. History and Genealogy of the Gov. John Webster Family of Connecticut, with numerous portraits and illustrations' page 268-269, by William Holcomb Webster and Rev. Melville Reuben Webster DD, E. E. Andrews Printing Co., Rochester, NY

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