Caleb Abernethy, Sr

Male 1710 - 1759  (49 years)


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  • Name Caleb Abernethy, Sr 
    Suffix Sr 
    Born 11 Feb 1710  Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Ethnicity Scottish-American 
    Died 29 Jun 1759  Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1191199077  Abernethy, William and Sarah Doolittle (Tims Direct Line)
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2013 

    Father William Abernethy, Jr,   b. 23 Jul 1675, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1728, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Mary Peck,   b. 14 Jul 1677, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1757, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married Abt 1695  Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:

    • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 about William Abernathy
      Name: William Abernathy
      Gender: Male
      Birth Place: CT
      Birth Year: 1675
      Spouse Name: Mary Peck
      Spouse
      Birth Place: CT
      Spouse Birth Year: 1677
      Marriage State: of CT
      Number Pages: 3

    • U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700 about William Abernethy
      Name: William Abernethy
      Gender: Male
      Birth Year: 1675
      Marriage Date: 1700
      Marriage Place: New England, United States
      Spouse's Name: Mary Peck
    Family ID F1079355685  Group Sheet

    Family Lois Gaylord,   b. Apr 1711, Durham, Middlesex County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1790, Harwinton, Litchfield County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1733  Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Gaylord Abernethy,   b. 1 Jul 1734, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1802, Harwinton, Litchfield County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Mary Abernethy,   b. 18 Nov 1736, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1736, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +3. John Abernethy,   b. 02 Jul 1738, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1781, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     4. Mary Abernethy,   b. 09 Dec 1739, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1819, Candor, Tioga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     5. Jared Abernethy,   b. 31 Oct 1741, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1803, Cornwall, Addison County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     6. Giles Abernethy,   b. 3 Dec 1743, Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Wright or Waite Abernethy,   b. 14 Dec 1745, Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Caleb Abernethy, Jr,   b. 07 Apr 1748, Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1759, Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     9. Lois Abernethy,   b. 11 Apr 1750, Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Anna Abernethy,   b. 14 Mar 1754, Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2013 
    Family ID F1079355681  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Feb 1710 - Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Sep 1733 - Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Jun 1759 - Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From: The Doolittle Family in America by William Frederick Doolittle MD.; Cleveland 1901.
    • Connecticut Town Death Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)
      about Caleb Abernathy
      Name: Caleb Abernathy
      [Caleb Abanatha, Abernethy, Abanertha]
      Death Date: 29 Jun 1759
      Death Location: Farmington


    • From: A Catalogue of the Names of the Early Puritan Settlers of the Colony of Connecticut
      By: Royal Ralph Hinman




      ABERNETHE, (Ebernethe, Ebernathe, Ebernatha,) WILLIAM, a Scotchman, was early in Connecticut, first at Branford, and from thence to Wallingford. He first married Sarah Feb. 17, 1673, and married Elizabeth for his second wife. His children at Wallingford, were Elizabeth, b. Oct. 15, 1673; William, Jr., b. July 23, 1675; Sarah, b. Oct. 10, 1677 ; Mary, b. March 27, 1679? 80; Samuel, b. Jan. 10, 1683, d. March 14, 1723 ; Daniel, b. Sept. 30, 1686,d. Oct. 31, 1723; Susannah, b. July 18, 1689; Damaris, daughter of William and Sarah, b. Aug. 31, l7._.

      ABERNETHE, SAMUEL,-son of William, Sen., married Elizabeth Peck, Aug. 10, 1710; issue, Abraham, b. March 1, 1712; probably others.

      ABERNETHE, WILLIAM, Jr., and wife Mary, had children, Sarah, b. Dec. 15, 1705; Caleb, b. Feb. 11, 1710; Ann, b. June '7, 1706; John, b. Feb. 27, 1708; Susannah, b. April 28, 1712; Joseph, b. June 20, 1714; Hannah, b. Aug. 30, 17?; John, b. ? Jemima, daughter of William and Mary, b. Aug. 29, 1702; perhaps others.

      ABERNATHE, ENOS, of Wallingford, married Beulah, and had issue: Samuel, b. May 5, 1738; Naomi, b. Oct. 6, 1739; Benjamin, b. Aug. 13. 1741 ; 2d Samuel, d. April 11, 1742, and Benjamin, d. Jan. 3,1741?2; Naomi, d. June 2, 1742; 2d Naomi, d. Jan. 4, 1743; 2d Samuel, b. Aug. 23, 1744; Beulah, b. March 28, 1746; Abigail, b. Nov. 27, 1748.

      SUSANNAH, daughter of ?-?, m. Samuel Yale, March 11, 1736. SARAH ABERNETHE, m. Thomas Doolittle, (by Capt. Yale,) May 27, 1730. ELIZABETH EBENETHE, was m. by Capt. Hall, to Wm. Hough, Dec. 14, 1726. SUSANNA ABERNETHA, m. George Merriman, Jan. 8, 1713. JEMlMA,daughter of ?'illiam, Jr., and Mary, in. John Curtis, June 17,1723. ELIZABETH ABERNATHA, m. John Ward, May 11,1736. MARTHA ABERNATHA, m. Job Brockett, Feb. 27, 1750?1, by Rev. Philemon Robbins. ABIGAIL ABERNATHA, m. Robert Collins, May 4, 1736. ANNA d. Nov. 23,1726. JOHN, son of William and hiary Abernatha, ? was struck dead, by thunder,? 810. May 12, 1727. WILLIAM EBERNATHA, d. Feb. 17, 1728. .JESSE ABERNETHE, d. Dec. 2, 1741. JARED, son of Caleb, m. Lois Thompson, daughter of Dea. Gideon, of Goshen, May 26, 1766, and had a son Cyrus, b. there, June 11, 1767. \VAITE ABERNETHE and DAMARIS ABE RNETHE witnessed the will of Mathew Bel]amy, of Wallirégrford, in 1744.

      ABERNATHA, CALEB, son of William and Mary, m. Lois Gaylord, of Wallingford, (by Capt. Yale,) Sept. 26, 1733. Issue, William, b. July 1, 1734; Mary, b. Nov. 18, 1736, d. Nov. 29, 1736; John, b. July 2, 1738; 2d Mary, b. Dec. 9, 1739; Jared, b. Oct. 81, 1741.

      About 1743, the above Caleb and Lois removed to Farmington, (in that part of the town now Bristol,) where the following children are recorded, viz: Giles, b. Dec. 3, 1744; Waite, b. Dec. 16, 1745; Caleb, Jr., b. April 8, 1748, d. 1751 ; Lois, b. April 10, 1750, m. William ?~?; Ann, b. March 15, 1754; Mary, b. , m. Daniel Bacon, Oct. 24, 1765; Caleb, d. 1759. His son John was executor of his will. The foregoing are the ancestors of those of the name, at Harwinton, Torringford, Washington, Woodbury, Bridgeport, and other towns in Connecticut. As imperfect as the foregoing list is, it may aid them in perfecting a full roll of their ancestors. Four of the name had graduated at Yale College, before 1851.

      ABERNETH has one coat of arms. ABERNETHY has three coats of arms.

      This name is often found upon the records, spelled Ebernathe, Ebernatha, and Ebernetha, kc.


    • From: Historical Sketch of the Congregational Society and CHurch in Bristol, Connecticut:

      .....In 1742,Caleb Abernethy, from Wallingford, bought
      and settled upon the corner lot south of Orrin L.
      Botsford's slaughter. The Harwinton and Wolcot-
      ville Abernethy s are descendants of this man......


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