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  (b. 26 February 1691 Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 26 September 1752 Windham, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  

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Jabez HUNTINGTON was born 26 February 1691 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut

Jabez HUNTINGTON was the child of Christopher HUNTINGTON   and   Sarah ADGATE and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Christopher HUNTINGTON and Ruth ROCKWELL (maternal)  Thomas ADGATE and Mary MARVIN

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Jabez  married  Elizabeth EDWARDS 30 June 1724 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Elizabeth EDWARDS  was born 14 April 1697 in East Windsor, Connecticut, USA (Broad Brook) (Warehouse Point) (Melrose) (Scantic) (Windsorville).  Elizabeth died 21 September 1733 in Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic). 

Jabez  married  (2) Sarah WETMORE 21 May 1735 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Sarah WETMORE  was born abt. 1695 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville). 

Jabez HUNTINGTON died 26 September 1752 in Windham, Crown Colony of Connecticut .

Grave inscription:
In memoiry of Colo. Jabez
Huntington the firft Sherriff
of Windham County. He
died Sept. 26th 1752 in ye
62d year of his Age.
He was faithful, humane
& refpectable in office.
In his moral character
without reproach; Atten-
tive to religous duties, and
died an honeft man.

On the day Jabez he was 61 years old, and Ætatis suæ (i.e., Æ, "Aged," in the XX year of his Age) 62.

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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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Jabez HUNTINGTON married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Elizabeth EDWARDS-- Date: 30 June 1724 Place: Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut

Children of Jabez HUNTINGTON and Elizabeth EDWARDS:

Jabez HUNTINGTON married flag female ancestor Sarah WETMORE-- Date: 21 May 1735 Place: Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut

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birth1691 Birth
26 February 1691
Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

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Jabez, born in Norwich, Jan. 26, 1691. He married for his first wife, June 30, 1724, Elizabeth, daughter of Rev. Timothy and Esther (Stoddard) Edwards, who was born in East Windsor, April 14, 1697, and who died in Windham, Conn., Sept. 21, 1733. After her death, he married for his second wife. May 21, 1735, widow Sarah Wetmore, who died in Norwich, March 21, 1783, in the 83d year of her age. He removed to Windham, Conn., where he attained high rank among the distinguished men of that important town, both in civil and in military life, being, at his death, Sept. 26, 1752, a colonel of the Connecticut militia.

A genealogical memoir of the Huntington family in this country: embracing all the known descendants of Simon and Margaret Huntington, who have retained the family name (1863)
Author: Huntington, E. B. (Elijah Baldwin), 1816-1877
Subject: Huntington, Simon, 1583-1633; Huntington family
Publisher: Stamford, Conn., The author
marriage1724 Marriage / Partner
Jabez HUNTINGTON and Elizabeth EDWARDS 30 June 1724, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1725 Birth of Child
Elizabeth HUNTINGTON was born 1 November 1725, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1727 Birth of Child
Sarah Ann HUNTINGTON was born 20 June 1727, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
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1729 Birth of Child
Tryphena HUNTINGTON was born 27 August 1729, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1731 Birth of Child
Jerusha HUNTINGTON was born 24 August 1731, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1733 Death of Spouse/Partner
Elizabeth EDWARDS died 21 September 1733, Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic)
marriage1735 Marriage / Partner
Jabez HUNTINGTON and Sarah WETMORE 21 May 1735, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1736 Birth of Child
Hannah HUNTINGTON was born 22 July 1736, Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic)
1738 Birth of Child
Jabez HUNTINGTON was born 15 April 1738, Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic)
1740 Birth of Child
Anne HUNTINGTON was born 20 January 1740, Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic)
1742 Birth of Child
Samuel HUNTINGTON was born 19 October 1742, Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic)
1743 Death of Child
Samuel HUNTINGTON died 15 January 1743, Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic)
1744 Birth of Child
Lucy HUNTINGTON was born 16 June 1744, Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic)

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1745 Death of Child
Tryphena HUNTINGTON died 19 August 1745, East Windsor, Connecticut, USA (Broad Brook) (Warehouse Point) (Melrose) (Scantic) (Windsorville)
Jabez HUNTINGTON - Grave
Windham Center Cemetery Windham Windham County Connecticut, USA
death1752 Death
26 September 1752
Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic)

Jabez is buried at: Windham Center Cemetery Windham Windham County Connecticut, USA
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 1/22/2023 5:41:16 PM

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