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1817 Jun 17
Columbian Register
Letter in New Haven Post Office as of 1 Jun 1817
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1817 Jun 17
Columbian Register
Letter in New Haven Post Office as of 1 Jun 1817



Abram (Abraham) Smith - Name:	Abram Smith
Birth Date:	abt 1760
Death Date:	19 Apr 1849
Age at Death:	89
Cemetery:	North
Abram (Abraham) Smith

Name: Abram Smith
Birth Date: abt 1760
Death Date: 19 Apr 1849
Age at Death: 89
Cemetery: North Cemetery
Burial Place: Woodbury, Connecticut

Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629-1934 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: The Charles R. Hale Collection. Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Inscriptions. Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut State Library.
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American Revolutionary War Soldier flag  Abram (Abraham)  Smith

  (b. 30 May 1760Woodbridge, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 19 April 1849Bethlehem, Connecticut, USA )  
Age: 89

Abram (Abraham) Smith was born 30 May 1760 in Woodbridge, Crown Colony of Connecticut . Abram (Abraham) Smith was the child of Isaac Smith and Katherine Cook and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Daniel Smith and Abigail Alling (maternal)  Israel Cook and Elizabeth Clark

He married  Elizabeth Minot abt. 1789 in Connecticut, USA .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Elizabeth Minot  was born 1761 in Concord, New Hampshire, USA .  She died 4 April 1832 in Woodbury, Connecticut, USA .  She was the daughter of James Minot and Rebecca Blanchard.

Abram (Abraham) Smith died 19 April 1849 in Bethlehem, Connecticut, USA.


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Source: Burnham genealogy passed down through Feige family over the years, given to "Skip" Feige by his Aunt, Anna C. Feige Lachapelle indicates that Abram Smith of this birth date and place and Elizabeth Minot of Concord are the parents of Sherman Smith.

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Abram (Abraham) Smith married flag Elizabeth Minot-- Date: abt. 1789 Place: , Connecticut, USA
Elizabeth Minot was the daughter of James Minot and Rebecca Blanchard



Updated: 5/24/2016 2:56:12 PM


Children:
flag Minot Smith (b.abt. 1787, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. 16 March 1858, Bethlehem, Connecticut, USA)

flag Abigail Smith (b.bet. 1787-1790, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. aft. 1810, )

flag Isaac Smith (b.abt. 1791, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. 23 May 1831?, Woodbury, Connecticut?)

flag Elizabeth Smith (b.abt. 1794, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. aft. 1810, )

flag Sherman Smith (b.24 November 1800, Hamden, Connecticut, USA  d. 29 February 1864, Ledyard, New York, USA )




1760 Birth
Name: Abraham Smith
Gender: Male
Baptism/ Christening Date:
Baptism/ Christening Place:
Birth Date: 30 May 1760
Birthplace: NEW HAVEN TWP,NEW HAVEN,CONNETICUT
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Isaac Smith
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name:...Read MORE...


1760
1760 SMITH Abraham the Son of Isaac and Katherine Smith was born may 30th: 1760
Vital Records of New Haven, 1649-1850.(Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2007), (Vital Records of New Haven, 1649-1850, Connecticut Society of the Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, Hartford, CT, 1917.)
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1774 - Goshen, Litchfield, Connecticut

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1788 - Hamden, New Haven, Connecticut

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1790
Abraham Smith in Hamden, New Haven, Connecticut - 1 free white male age 16 + including head of family (Abraham), 1 free white male under 16 (1 son, Minot), 2 free white females including heads of families (Elizabeth + 1 daughter)
1790 U.S. Census
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1800
Abra Smith in Hamden, New Haven, Connecticut - 1 free white male under 10 (Isaac), 1 free white male 10-15 (Minot), 1 free white male 26-44 (Abraham), 1 free white female under 10, 1 free white female 10-15, 1 free white female 26-44 (Elizabeth)
1800 U.S. Census
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1800 Birth of Child
Sherman Smith was born 24 November 1800, Hamden, Connecticut, USA

1806 - Woodbridge, New Haven, Connecticut

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1810 Woodbridge, New Haven, Connecticut
A. Smith family - 1 male under 10 (Sherman), 1 male 10-15 (Isaac), 2 males 16-25 (Minot & ?), 2 (possibly erased) males 26-44, 1 male 45+ (Abram), 2 females 16-25, 1 female 45+ (Elizabeth).
1810 U.S. Census
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1817 - Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut

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1820 Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut
Abram Smith
1 male, 45+ (Abram); 1 female, 45+ (Elizabeth); 1 person engaged in agriculture (Abram)

Isaac Smith
1 male, age 10-16; 1 male, age 26-45 (Isaac); 1 female, under 10; 1 female, age 16-26 (wife); 1 person engaged in agriculture (Isaac)
1820 U.S. Census
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6 Feb 1823 Deed
Grantor: Abram Smith
Grantee: Job Northrop
Location: N. Woodbury
Index to Land Records Grantor to Grantee, Town Clerk, Town Hall, Woodbury, Connecticut
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26 Sept 1826 Deed
Grantor: Abram Smith
Grantee: Benjamin Turney
Location: Middle Road Turnpike
Index to Land Records Grantor to Grantee, Town Clerk, Town Hall, Woodbury, Connecticut
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1830 Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut
Abram Smith
1 male, under 5; 1 male 40 & under 50; 1 male, 70 & under 80 (Abram); 1 female, under 5; 2 females, 5 & under 10; 1 female, 10 & under 15; 1 female, 30 & under 40; 1 female, 60 & under 70; 1 female, 70 & under 80 (Elizabeth)
1830 U.S. Census
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2 July 1830 Deed
Minot Smith's Deed from Abram Smith
Grantor: Abram Smith of Bethlehem, conservator of Isaac Smith of Woodbury
Grantee: Minot Smith
Location: Rocky Mountain?
"…I Abram Smith of Bethlem in the County of Litchfield and the State of Connecticut and Conservator of Isaac Smith of Woodbury in said...Read MORE...


25 Jan 1830 Deed
Wheeler Atwood's Deed from Abram Smith
Grantor: Abram Smith of Bethlehem
Grantee: Wheeler Atwood
"…I Abram Smith of Bethlem in Litchfield County Connecticut for consideration of a valuable sum o fmoney received to my full satsifaction of Wheeler Atwood of Woodbury…one half of about ten acres of...Read MORE...


1832
Smith, Abram, adm. com. Nov. 5, 1832, by profession

Bethlehem Congregational Church, 1738-1850

Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: 2013.
Original data: Connecticut. Church Records Index. Connecticut State Library, Hartford,...Read MORE...


1832 Death of Spouse/Partner
Elizabeth Minot died 4 April 1832, Woodbury, Connecticut, USA

1835
Smith, Abram, ch. mem. July 1, 1835, dism. by letter

Bethlehem Congregational Church, 1738-1850

Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: 2013.
Original data: Connecticut. Church Records Index. Connecticut State Library, Hartford,...Read MORE...


1840 Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut
Abram Smith, age 80, head of household: Abram Smith
Living next to Wheeler Atwood.
1840 Census of Pensioners Revolutionary or Military Services ("http://www.usgennet.org/usa/topic/colonial/census/1840/)
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1840 Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut
Abram Smith
1 male, 80 & under 90 (Abram); 1 female, 15 & under 20; 1 female, 40 & under 50; 1 female, 60 & under 70
1840 U.S. Census
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6 Mar 1844 Deed
Minot Smith's Deed from Abram Smith
Grantor: Abram Smith of Woodbury
Grantee: Minott Smith
Location: Nonnewaug
"…I Abram Smith of Woodbury in the County of Litchfield for the consideration of a valuable sum received to my full satisfaction of my Son Minot Smith of Bethlem in said County Do...Read MORE...



Death record not available in Woodbury Town Hall or Woodbury Public Library. Burial information also not available in Woodbury. Checked Bethlehem Public Library. No information available. Bethlehem Town Hall was closed.
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1849 Death
Name: Abram Smith
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
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Death Date: 19 Apr 1849
Death Place: Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut
Age: 89
Birth Date: 1760
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1849
1849 SMITH Abram Smith, (bro't fr. Bethlehem), a. 89, April 19, 1849. Woodbury
Woodbury, Connecticut Deaths 1678-1898. (Online Database: NewEnglandAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2007), (Barnes’ Mortality Record of the Town of Woodbury, from the Settlement of the town of Woodbury in 1672, to the Present Day. Index Edition. Compiled by Leon M. Barnes, Woodbury, Conn., 1898)
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1849
Smith, Abram, d. [Mar. 2], 1849, AE 85

Bethlehem Congregational Church, 1738-1850

Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: 2013.
Original data: Connecticut. Church Records Index. Connecticut State Library, Hartford,...Read MORE...


1854 Deed
Grantor: Abram Smith and Minott Smith
Grantee: Harmon W. Judson
Location: Brush Hill
Index to Land Records Grantor to Grantee, Town Clerk, Town Hall, Woodbury, Connecticut
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Name: Abram Smith
Birth Date: abt 1760
Age at Death: 89
Death Date: 19 Apr 1849
Death Place: Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut
Gender: Male
FHL Film Number: 3374

Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Deaths and Burials Index, 1650-1934 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data:
"Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772–1934." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.

Probably buried at North Cemetery (old) near Linden Rd and Church St in Woodbury, Connecticut. His wife, Elizabeth, is buried there. There are several broken gravestones nearby. There are also two tiny stones that might have been children. Unable to read names.

Name: Abram Smith
Birth Date: abt 1760
Death Date: 19 Apr 1849
Age at Death: 89
Cemetery: North Cemetery
Burial Place: Woodbury, Connecticut

Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629-1934 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: The Charles R. Hale Collection. Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Inscriptions. Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut State Library.

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