Monthly Archives: March 2014

52 Ancestors: #14 Nathaniel Green Smith, one of a set of triplets [UPDATED]

Nathaniel Green Smith who often went by the name “Green” was my 4th great-grandfather. Born November 29, 1781 in Ashford, Windham, CT to Ebenezer Smith and Martha Eldredge, he was one of a set of triplets with brothers George Washington … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors #13 Ebenezer Smith, Revolutionary War Soldier

Ebenezer Smith was my fifth great-grandfather. Born August 12, 1741 in Ashford, Windham County, Connecticut to Samuel Smith and Zipporah Morse – the fourteenth born of seventeen children and the eighth born son out of ten boys (and obviously seven … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors #12: Adelaide Frances Holt Eldredge

Adelaide Frances Holt, my great-great-grandmother, was born in February 1846 in Tolland County, Connecticut and died August 14, 1922 in Tolland, Connecticut. She was the daughter of Timothy Holt and Almira A. Perkins – her father’s second wife. His first … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors #11: David Reynolds, Sr.

David Reynolds, my fifth great-grandfather was born in 1760 in Horseneck, Fairfield, Connecticut to John Joseph & Martha Tibbets Reynolds. He married Hannah Hastings in 1774 in Connecticut and with her had three children – Samuel in 1774, Rhoda in … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors: #10 Francis Roach

Francis Roach, my third great grandfather, was born in 1837 in County Kerry, Ireland and died August 22, 1879 in Lynn, Massachusetts. The son of James Roach and Mary Mahony, he came to the United States sometime before his marriage … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors #9: Carrie Evelyn Hawkins Roberts

Carrie Evelyn Hawkins, my great-great-grandmother, ¬†was born on January 13, 1869 in Wesley, Washington County, Maine. Her mother, Mercy L. Hawkins was about twenty-one when she was born and living with her parents, Samuel Melville Hawkins and Jane Towers Hawkins. … Continue reading

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