This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1859 Excerpt: ...about 1820; d. Aug. 6, 1839. (171) and (172) were born in Westboro', the last two in Watertown. Now Millbury. t Other Watertown families went to Jay, Me., at this time, Beacon $onatl)an Kainttt, (89) Of Somers, Conn., was born in Westboro', in 1755, and married Jemima Root, of Somers, Sept. 21, 1776. A few days after, leaving his young wife in care of his parents, he joined the army under Washington, and served in New York and New Jersey, until the close of the campaign of 1778, when he returned home, his family having become impoverished by the depreciation of the Continental money, for which they had exchanged their property in Westboro'. After living in Vermont a few years, he settled in Somers, Conn., where he spent the remainder of his life, and was a Deacon in the Baptist Church. He was a steady, industrious man, and was peculiarly pleasant in his family relations. One look from him was better, and had more effect, than a multitude of words. He died of typhus fever, July 31, 1801, aged 46. His widow died at her son's, in York, N. Y., Oct. 2, 1847, aged 91. FAMILY. (179) Polly, b. April 18, 1778; m. John Cooley, of Rodman, N. Y. (180) Jemima, b. July 24, 1779; m. Joel Shumway, of Whitingham, Vt.; had five children. (181) Josiah W., b. Jan. 26, 1782; m. Molly Davis, of Somers, Conn., Aug. 26, 1803; she died March 22, 1848, a3. 67. (182) Rebecca, b. Jan. 6, 1789; d. March 2, 1803. (183) Lois, b. Oct. 22, 1788; m. Peters Hunt, of Somers; resides at Depauville, N. Y. (184) Lncinda, b. March 9, 1790; m. Ansel Window; resides at Millsburgh, Mich. (185) Jonathan, (Dea.) b. Sept. 2, 1791; m. Eunice Bowman, Dec. 31, 1821. (186) Timothy, b. April 5, 1796; m. Lois Peck, Feb., 1818, and Jemima Allen, Feb., 1821. (187) Loren, (Dea.) b. April 18, 1799; m. Ruth C. Gr...
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