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HELP! Grave has been located American Revolutionary War Soldier flag male ancestor  Elkanah  SEARS

  (b. 12 April 1734 Harwich, Province of Massachusetts Bay   d. 24 November 1816 East Hampton, Connecticut, USA )  

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Elkanah SEARS was born 12 April 1734 in Harwich, Province of Massachusetts Bay

Elkanah SEARS was the child of Joshua SEARS   and   Rebecca MAYO

Elkanah had an active role in U.S. Revolutionary War.

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Elkanah  married  Ruth WHITE 6 January 1757 in Middletown, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Ruth WHITE  was born abt. 1733 Ruth died 9 March 1823

Elkanah SEARS died 24 November 1816 in East Hampton, Connecticut, USA .
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February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

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Elkanah SEARS married  female ancestor Ruth WHITE-- Date: 6 January 1757 Place: Middletown, Crown Colony of Connecticut


Children of Elkanah SEARS and Ruth WHITE:

Grave has been locatedAmerican Revolutionary War Soldier flag male ancestor Willard SEARS (b.8 September 1760, East Hampton, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 23 August 1838, East Hampton, Connecticut, USA )
m. Rhoda BAILEY 23 November 1785
m. Betsey CLARK 1797


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birth1734 Birth
12 April 1734
Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Harwichport) (Pleasant Lake)

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marriage1757 Marriage / Partner
Elkanah SEARS and Ruth WHITE 6 January 1757, Middletown, Connecticut, USA
1760 Birth of Child
Willard SEARS was born 8 September 1760, East Hampton, Connecticut, USA (Chatham)
Revolutionary War
SEARS, ELKANAH
Ancestor #: A101055
Notice: DATA IN THE CORRECTION FILE (WHY?)
Service: CONNECTICUT Rank(s): CIVIL SERVICE, PATRIOTIC SERVICE
Birth: 4-12-1734 HARWICH BARNSTABLE CO MASSACHUSETTS
Death: 11-24-1816 CHATHAM MIDDLESEX CO CONNECTICUT
Service Source: CTSDAR, NON-MILITARY SERVICE IN THE REV, 1774-1784, GRC 1966, S1 V153, P 26; MULLEN, CT TOWN MEETING RECS, VOL 1, PP 195-196
Service Description: 1) MEMBER OF COMMITTEE FOR RELIEF OF SOLDIERS' FAMILIES
2) HIGHWAY SURVEYOR

COMMENTS(Overview)
1) FIRST MARRIED NAME OF WILLARD'S SECOND WIFE NOT DETERMINED. DATACF 2/ 2020

RESIDENCE
1) City: CHATHAM - County: HARTFORD CO - State: CONNECTICUT

SPOUSE
1) RUTH WHITE
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Death
Name: Elkanah Sears
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 24 Nov 1816
Death Place: East Hampton, Connecticut
Age: 82
Birth Date: 1734
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03411-1
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3198
Reference ID:

'Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934,' database, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F76X-4Z5 : 3 December 2014), Elkanah Sears, 24 Nov 1816; citing East Hampton, Connecticut, reference ; FHL microfilm 3,198.'
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Lakeview Cemetery East Hampton, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
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Elkanah is buried at: Lakeview Cemetery East Hampton, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Added: 11/25/2017 9:33:19 PM - Updated: 2/18/2022 1:45:02 PM

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