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  (b. 20 October 1720 Woodbury, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 30 April 1793 Woodbury, Connecticut, USA )  

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John MITCHELL was born 20 October 1720 in Woodbury, Crown Colony of Connecticut . John MITCHELL was the child of John MITCHELL   and   Elizabeth CURTIS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  John MITCHELL and Elizabeth KNELL (maternal)  John CURTIS and Joanna BURR

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John  married  Sarah ORTON 18 December 1748 in Woodbury, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Sarah ORTON  was born 4 June 1725 in Woodbury, Connecticut, USA (Hotchkissville).  Sarah died 1 February 1797 in Woodbury, Connecticut, USA (Hotchkissville).  Sarah was the child of John ORTON and Mary UNKNOWN.

John MITCHELL died 30 April 1793 in Woodbury, Connecticut, USA .
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Did You Know?The name Connecticut originates from the Algonquian word 'Quinnehtukqut' (beside the long tidal river). (statesymbolsusa.org)

Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1787 - Crown Colony of Connecticut
January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

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John MITCHELL married flag female ancestor Sarah ORTON-- Date: 18 December 1748 Place: Woodbury, Crown Colony of Connecticut
Sarah ORTON was the child of John ORTON and Mary UNKNOWN




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birth1720 Birth
20 October 1720
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA (Hotchkissville)
marriage1748 Marriage / Partner
John MITCHELL and Sarah ORTON 18 December 1748, Woodbury, Connecticut, USA (Hotchkissville)

Woodbury, Connecticut, USA (Hotchkissville)
Glebe House, Woodbury, Conn.

"Site of the first episcopal election in the United States. Built around 1750, Glebe House was the rectory for St. Paul's Church, Woodbury. The Rev. John Rutgers Marshall lived there from 1771 until 1785. On Mar. 25, 1783, ten clergy met there and selected Samuel Seabury and Jeremiah Leaming as candidates for Bishop of Connecticut. Eventually Glebe House was privately owned. In 1892 three Connecticut clergy bought it for $500 as a gift for their bishop, John Williams. In 1923 Edward C. Acheson, Bishop Coadjutor of Connecticut, formed the Seabury Society for the Preservation of Glebe House. It is now the Glebe House Museum." www.episcopalchurch.org
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1754 Birth of Child
John MITCHELL was born 21 July 1754, Woodbury, Connecticut, USA (Hotchkissville)
death1793 Death
30 April 1793
Woodbury, Connecticut, USA (Hotchkissville)
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Name: John Mitchel
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Death Date: 30 Apr 1793
Death Place: Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut
Age: 72
Birth Date: 1721
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03776-2
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3374
Reference ID: 26

"Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F7V9-DN1 : 3 December 2014), John Mitchel, 30 Apr 1793; citing Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, reference 26; FHL microfilm 3,374."

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