John Wolcott1

b. 28 February 1644, d. 23 January 1711 or 1712
     John settled in Wethersfield and was selectman in 1679. He removed to Windsor and was chosen Deputy to the General Court in 1698 and subsequently. John Wolcott was born on 28 February 1644. He was the son of Henry Wolcott and Sarah Newberry. John Wolcott married Mary Chester, daughter of Capt. John Chester, on 13 February 1677. John Wolcott died on 23 January 1711 or 1712.

Children of John Wolcott and Mary Chester

Citations

  1. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 47/Item VI (9).

Mary Chester

b. 23 December 1654, d. 10 July 1689
     Mary Chester was born on 23 December 1654. She was the daughter of Capt. John Chester. Mary Chester married John Wolcott, son of Henry Wolcott and Sarah Newberry, on 13 February 1677. Mary Chester died on 10 July 1689 at age 34.

Children of Mary Chester and John Wolcott

Lt. Charles Wolcott1

b. 3 September 1681, d. 20 July 1754
     Lt. Charles Wolcott was born on 3 September 1681. He was the son of John Wolcott and Mary Chester. Lt. Charles Wolcott died on 20 July 1754 at age 72.

Citations

  1. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 66/Item XV (38).

Jerusha Wolcott1

b. 8 October 1775
     The Wolcott genealogy lists Jerusha's spouse as Epaphras Bissell. It is a leap, but there is only one Epaphras in the Bissell Genealogy, and we will follow that line. Jerusha Wolcott was born on 8 October 1775. She was the daughter of Senator Samuel Wolcott and Jerusha Wolcott. Jerusha Wolcott married Epaphras Bissell, son of Capt. Aaron Bissell and Dorothy Stoughton, on 30 November 1794.

Citations

  1. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 100/Item 382-1.

Naomi Wolcott1

b. 10 October 1777
     Naomi Wolcott was born on 10 October 1777. She was the daughter of Senator Samuel Wolcott and Jerusha Wolcott. Naomi Wolcott married James Wadsworth on 1 October 1804.

Child of Naomi Wolcott and James Wadsworth

Citations

  1. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 100/Item 383-2.

Samuel Wolcott1

b. 12 December 1781, d. 17 February 1795
     Samuel Wolcott was born on 12 December 1781. He was the son of Senator Samuel Wolcott and Jerusha Wolcott. Samuel Wolcott died on 17 February 1795 at age 13.

Citations

  1. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 101/Item 384-3.

Elihu Wolcott1

b. 12 February 1784, d. 2 December 1858
     Representative to the Connecticut Legislature. Moved to Jacksonville, Ill. Elihu Wolcott was born on 12 February 1784. He was the son of Senator Samuel Wolcott and Jerusha Wolcott. Elihu Wolcott died on 2 December 1858 at age 74.

Child of Elihu Wolcott and Rachel McClure

Citations

  1. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 151/Item CXXVI.

Ursula Wolcott1

b. 17 November 1788
     Ursula Wolcott was born on 17 November 1788. She was the daughter of Senator Samuel Wolcott and Jerusha Wolcott.

Citations

  1. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 101/Item 387-6.

Rua (?)1

b. circa 1802
     Rua (?) was also known as Zeruah (?)2 She was born circa 1802 at VT.2 She married Jarvis Alderman, son of Joseph Alderman III and Rosina Alderman.1

Child of Rua (?) and (?) Williams

Child of Rua (?) and Jarvis Alderman

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 529.
  2. [S67] 1850 Federal Census, unknown repository address, On-line.

Horace Wolcott1

b. 25 March 1794, d. 1838
     He was captain of a mounted troop in his native town; removed first to Michigan and then to Illinois. Horace Wolcott was born on 25 March 1794. He was the son of Senator Samuel Wolcott and Jerusha Wolcott. Horace Wolcott died in 1838 at IL.

Citations

  1. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 101/Item 389-8.

Capt. Gideon Wolcott1,2

b. 1712, d. 5 June 1761
     Capt. Gideon Wolcott was born in 1712. He was the son of Lt. Henry Wolcott and Rachel Talcott. Capt. Gideon Wolcott married Abigail Mather, daughter of Dr. Samuel Mather and Abigail Grant, on 27 February 1739. Capt. Gideon Wolcott married Naomi Olmsted, daughter of Joseph Olmsted and Hannah Marsh, in 1745. Capt. Gideon Wolcott died on 5 June 1761.

Gideon commanded one of the companies raised by the colonists in 1760 against the French and Indians.

Child of Capt. Gideon Wolcott and Naomi Olmsted

Citations

  1. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II, Vol. II:Pg. 808/Family 16.
  2. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 73/Item XXV.

Abigail Mather

b. 6 March 1721, d. 9 June 1741
     Abigail Mather was born on 6 March 1721 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Dr. Samuel Mather and Abigail Grant. Abigail Mather married Capt. Gideon Wolcott, son of Lt. Henry Wolcott and Rachel Talcott, on 27 February 1739. Abigail Mather died on 9 June 1741 at age 20.

Naomi Olmsted1

b. 1 March 1721, d. 7 November 1775
     Naomi Olmsted was born on 1 March 1721. She was the daughter of Joseph Olmsted and Hannah Marsh. Naomi Olmsted married Capt. Gideon Wolcott, son of Lt. Henry Wolcott and Rachel Talcott, in 1745. Naomi Olmsted died on 7 November 1775 at age 54.

Child of Naomi Olmsted and Capt. Gideon Wolcott

Citations

  1. [S55] Maude Pinney Kuhns, The MARY AND JOHN, Page 87.

Lt. Henry Wolcott1

b. 20 May 1670, d. 17 November 1747
     Lt. Henry Wolcott was born on 20 May 1670. He was the son of Simon Wolcott and Martha Pitkin. Lt. Henry Wolcott married Jane Allyn, daughter of Capt. Thomas Allyn and Abigail Warham, on 1 April 1696. Lt. Henry Wolcott married Rachel Talcott. Lt. Henry Wolcott died on 17 November 1747 at age 77.

Lieut. Henry Wolcott was one of the original proprietors of Tolland and Wellington in Connecticut. He had married a third time according to the Wolcott Genealogy, April 11, 1727, to Hannah, widow of John Wolcott, but there is not enough information to place her.

Children of Lt. Henry Wolcott and Jane Allyn

Children of Lt. Henry Wolcott and Rachel Talcott

Citations

  1. [S132] Chandler Wolcott, The Family of Henry Wolcott, Page 55/Item XI.

Rachel Talcott

d. 8 January 1725
     Rachel Talcott married Lt. Henry Wolcott, son of Simon Wolcott and Martha Pitkin. Rachel Talcott died on 8 January 1725.

Children of Rachel Talcott and Lt. Henry Wolcott

Oliver Ellsworth III

b. 17 April 1810, d. 22 August 1841
     Oliver Ellsworth III was born on 17 April 1810 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Major Martin Ellsworth and Sophia Wolcott. Oliver Ellsworth III died on 22 August 1841 at "kick of a horse" at age 31.

Col. Samuel Wolcott Ellsworth1

b. 18 January 1812, d. 3 February 1882
     Donna Siemiatkoski also cites the Wolcott Genealogy, Stiles, History of Ancient Windsor ; and Harreit Ellsworth Siebert. Col. Samuel Wolcott Ellsworth was born on 18 January 1812 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Major Martin Ellsworth and Sophia Wolcott. Col. Samuel Wolcott Ellsworth married Eleanor Drake, daughter of Bildad Drake and Kezia Loomis, on 27 November 1834 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Col. Samuel Wolcott Ellsworth died on 3 February 1882 at Lafayette, Tippecanoe Co., IN, at age 70.

Children of Col. Samuel Wolcott Ellsworth and Eleanor Drake

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 26/Item 13.

Abigail Wolcott Ellsworth1

b. 6 January 1814, d. 6 April 1874
     Abigail Wolcott Ellsworth was born on 6 January 1814 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Major Martin Ellsworth and Sophia Wolcott. Abigail Wolcott Ellsworth married David Aiken Hall, son of Rev. William F. Hall and Susan Aiken, on 25 December 1838 at First Church, Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Abigail Wolcott Ellsworth died on 6 April 1874 at Springfield, Hampden Co., MA, at age 60.

Children of Abigail Wolcott Ellsworth and David Aiken Hall

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 27/Item 14.

Frederick Ellsworth

b. 21 April 1816, d. 24 September 1878
     Frederick Ellsworth was born on 21 April 1816 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Major Martin Ellsworth and Sophia Wolcott. Frederick Ellsworth married Elizabeth Halsey, daughter of James Roderick Halsey and Keziah Ellsworth, on 27 April 1846 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Frederick Ellsworth died on 24 September 1878 at Gout and diabetes, Windsor, Hartford Co., CT, at age 62.

Delia Williams Ellsworth1

b. 20 June 1818, d. 23 January 1889
     Delia Williams Ellsworth was born on 20 June 1818 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Major Martin Ellsworth and Sophia Wolcott. Delia Williams Ellsworth married Henry Griswold Taintor, son of Solomon Taintor and Judith Bulkeley, on 25 September 1839 at Windsor First Church, Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Delia Williams Ellsworth died on 23 January 1889 at age 70.

Children of Delia Williams Ellsworth and Henry Griswold Taintor

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 28/Item 16.

Ellen Sophia Ellsworth1

b. 4 September 1824, d. 29 January 1897
     Ellen Sophia Ellsworth was born on 4 September 1824 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Major Martin Ellsworth and Sophia Wolcott. Ellen Sophia Ellsworth married George Washington Strong, son of Hon. Moses Strong and Lucy Maria Smith, on 14 May 1845. Ellen Sophia Ellsworth married Judge John Prout on 28 August 1878. Ellen Sophia Ellsworth died on 29 January 1897 at age 72.

Child of Ellen Sophia Ellsworth and George Washington Strong

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 29/Item 17.

Henry Martin Ellsworth

b. 29 April 1827, d. 21 October 1829
     Henry Martin Ellsworth was born on 29 April 1827 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Major Martin Ellsworth and Sophia Wolcott. Henry Martin Ellsworth died on 21 October 1829 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT, at age 2.

Hon. Joseph Wood1

b. 24 March 1779, d. 13 November 1856
     Stiles: Joseph " . . . held, at various times, the offices of Judge of Probate, Judge of the County Court, and, in later years, that of City clerk. In addition to professional labors, being of a literary turn, he spent much time and labor in collecting material and preparing a memoir of Chief Justice ellsworth, a work never printed, but subsequently embodied in Flanders' Lives and Times of the Chief Justices of the U.S." Hon. Joseph Wood was born on 24 March 1779 at Greenwich, Fairfield Co., CT. He was the son of David Wood and Sarah (?) Hon. Joseph Wood married Frances Ellsworth, daughter of Chief Justice Oliver Ellsworth and Abigail Wolcott, on 10 May 1809. Hon. Joseph Wood died on 13 November 1856 at Westport, CT, at age 77.

Children of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth

Citations

  1. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II, Vol. II:Pg. 219.

Frances Wolcott Wood1,2

b. 25 March 1810, d. 29 March 1873
     According to Stiles she died of injuries received from a railroad accident. Frances Wolcott Wood was born on 25 March 1810 at Stamford, CT. She was the daughter of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth. Frances Wolcott Wood married Rev. Sylvester Cowles on 18 September 1846. Frances Wolcott Wood died on 29 March 1873 at Railroad injuries, Gowanda, NY, at age 63.

Children of Frances Wolcott Wood and Rev. Sylvester Cowles

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 29/Item 19.
  2. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II, Vol. II:Pg. 219.

Oliver Ellsworth Wood1

b. 14 April 1812, d. 18 December 1883
     Stiles lists the date of the first marriage to Martha in 1843; however, Siemiatkoski lists the marriage in 1836 and then gives birth dates of the first two children that follow that date. The only source listed for this information is the papers of Harriet Ellsworth Siebert. Oliver Ellsworth Wood was born on 14 April 1812 at Stamford, CT. He was the son of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth. Oliver Ellsworth Wood married Martha Potter Bontecou on 23 November 1836. Oliver Ellsworth Wood married Catherine Lathrop. Oliver Ellsworth Wood died on 18 December 1883 at Westport, CT, at age 71.

Children of Oliver Ellsworth Wood and Martha Potter Bontecou

Child of Oliver Ellsworth Wood and Catherine Lathrop

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 30/Item 20.

Rev. George Ingersoll Wood1,2

b. 20 May 1814, d. 9 January 1899
     Rev. George Ingersoll Wood was born on 20 May 1814 at Stamford, CT. He was the son of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth. Rev. George Ingersoll Wood married Susan Townsend Merwin, daughter of Rev. Samuel Merwin and Clarina B. Taylor, on 28 April 1840 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. Rev. George Ingersoll Wood died on 9 January 1899 at Washington, DC, at age 84.

George graduated from Yale in 1833 and the Union Theological Seminary in New York City in 1838.

Rev. George " . . . was also pastor of Cong. Ch. at W. Hartford, No. Branford, and Guilford, Conn., St. Cloud, Minn., and Ellington, where he res. since 1871 . . . " 3

Children of Rev. George Ingersoll Wood and Susan Townsend Merwin

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 30/Item 21.
  2. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II, Vol. II:Pg. 219.
  3. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II.

Joseph Wood Jr.

b. 30 November 1816, d. 5 December 1816
     Joseph Wood Jr. was born on 30 November 1816 at Stamford, CT. He was the son of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth. Joseph Wood Jr. died on 5 December 1816.

Delia Williams Wood1,2

b. 13 September 1820, d. 3 October 1883
     Delia Williams Wood was born on 13 September 1820 at Stamford, CT. She was the daughter of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth. Delia Williams Wood married Prof. Chester Smith Lyman, son of Chester Lyman and Mary Smith, on 20 June 1850 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. Delia Williams Wood died on 3 October 1883 at Lake Mohawk, NY, at age 63.

Children of Delia Williams Wood and Prof. Chester Smith Lyman

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 31/Item 23.
  2. [S104] DAR DAR Lineage book, Vol. 45/Item 44182.

William Cowper Wood1

b. 6 November 1822
     William Cowper Wood was born on 6 November 1822 at Stamford, CT. He was the son of Hon. Joseph Wood and Frances Ellsworth. William Cowper Wood married Hannah Tooker Lawrence, daughter of John Lawrence and Sarah Anne (?), on 18 September 1846. William Cowper Wood married Frances Cochron on 23 May 1878. William Cowper Wood died.

Children of William Cowper Wood and Hannah Tooker Lawrence

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 32/Item 24.

Hon. Thomas Scott Williams

b. 26 June 1777
     Chief Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court from 1834 to 1847. Hon. Thomas Scott Williams was born on 26 June 1777 at Weathersfield, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Deacon Ezekial Williams and Prudence Stoddard. Hon. Thomas Scott Williams married Delia Ellsworth, daughter of Chief Justice Oliver Ellsworth and Abigail Wolcott, on 7 January 1812.

Emily Scholten Webster

b. 4 August 1799, d. 23 August 1861
     Emily Scholten Webster was born on 4 August 1799 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Noah Webster Jr. and Rebecca Greenleaf. Emily Scholten Webster married Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth, son of Chief Justice Oliver Ellsworth and Abigail Wolcott, on 14 September 1813. Emily Scholten Webster died on 23 August 1861 at age 62.

Children of Emily Scholten Webster and Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth

Noah Webster Jr.

     Lexicographer.

Child of Noah Webster Jr. and Rebecca Greenleaf

Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth1,2

b. 5 December 1814, d. 29 November 1896
     Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth was born on 5 December 1814 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth and Emily Scholten Webster. Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth married Julia Sterling, daughter of Ezra Sterling, on 10 October 1842 at Bridgeport, CT. Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth married Julia Townsend Dow, daughter of Lucius Kalapon Dow and Julia Ann Townsend, on 9 December 1856 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth died on 29 November 1896 at Paralytic Stroke at age 81.

Child of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Sterling

Children of Dr. Pinckney Webster Ellsworth and Julia Townsend Dow

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 32/Item 25.
  2. [S187] Committee on Publication, SAR CT 1891, Page 100.

Emily Ellsworth1

b. 27 September 1816, d. 1 July 1853
     Donna Siemiatkoski cites the National Cyclopaedia of American Biography Vol III, Page 497; DAR Application #3610, Emily Jackson Nicholas; Harriet Ellsworth Siebert; Hale Inscriptions; and the Hartford Vital Records. Emily Ellsworth was born on 27 September 1816. She was the daughter of Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth and Emily Scholten Webster. Emily Ellsworth married Rev. Dr. Abner Jackson, son of (?) Jackson and Sarah Brownlee, on 27 April 1840 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. Emily Ellsworth died on 1 July 1853 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT, at age 36.

Children of Emily Ellsworth and Rev. Dr. Abner Jackson

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 34/Item 26.

Harriet Ellsworth

b. 4 July 1818, d. 24 February 1848
     Donna Siemiatkoski cites the Hartford Vital Records; the Dictionary of American Biography, Vol. IV, pages 378-379; and Harriet Ellsworth Siebert. The Rev. Cooke had no children by any of his four wives. Harriet Ellsworth was born on 4 July 1818. She was the daughter of Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth and Emily Scholten Webster. Harriet Ellsworth married Rev. Russell S. Cooke on 22 December 1845 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. Harriet Ellsworth died on 24 February 1848 at age 29.

Oliver Ellsworth1

b. 13 December 1820, d. 10 November 1878
     Oliver Ellsworth was born on 13 December 1820 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth and Emily Scholten Webster. Oliver Ellsworth married Caroline Cleveland Smith, daughter of Roswell C. Smith and Lois Cleveland Cady, on 14 June 1854 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. Oliver Ellsworth married Mary Wolcott Janvrin, daughter of Joseph Adams Janvrin and Lydia Anna Colcord, on 12 August 1868. Oliver Ellsworth married Orah A. Janvrin, daughter of Joseph Adams Janvrin and Lydia Anna Colcord, on 15 November 1871. Oliver Ellsworth died on 10 November 1878 at Elmoro, CO, at age 57. Donna Siemiatkoski cites Descendants of Nicholas Cady, page 275; Greenleaf Genealogy; Webster Genealogy, page 780; the National Cyclopaidea of American Biography, vol. XI, page 492; Dr. Newman Hall; and Harriet Ellsworth Siebert.

Child of Oliver Ellsworth and Caroline Cleveland Smith

Child of Oliver Ellsworth and Mary Wolcott Janvrin

Children of Oliver Ellsworth and Orah A. Janvrin

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 36/Item 28.

Elizabeth Ellsworth

b. 17 November 1822, d. 20 January 1823
     Elizabeth Ellsworth was born on 17 November 1822. She was the daughter of Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth and Emily Scholten Webster. Elizabeth Ellsworth died on 20 January 1823.

Elizabeth Ellsworth1,2

b. 8 June 1824, d. 20 January 1901
     Elizabeth was an early member of the DAR, joining in 1893, #10156. Donna Siemiatkoski also cites the Hartford Vital Records; The Greenleaf Genealogy pages 102-103, 219; The Webster Genealogy, page 781; Our Ancestral Heritage (the Hutchins Genealogy-1961); Who's Who, 1940-1941 page 1349; and Harriet Ellsworth Siebert. Elizabeth Ellsworth was born on 8 June 1824 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Gov. William Wolcott Ellsworth and Emily Scholten Webster. Elizabeth Ellsworth married Waldo Hutchins Jr. on 14 December 1853 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. Elizabeth Ellsworth died on 20 January 1901 at age 76.

Children of Elizabeth Ellsworth and Waldo Hutchins Jr.

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 37/Item 30.
  2. [S104] DAR DAR Lineage book, Vol. 11:Pg. 63/item 10156.

Nancy Allen Goodrich

b. 1 January 1793, d. 14 January 1847
     Nancy Allen Goodrich was born on 1 January 1793 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. She was the daughter of Judge Elizur Goodrich and Anne Willard. Nancy Allen Goodrich married Hon. Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, son of Chief Justice Oliver Ellsworth and Abigail Wolcott, on 22 June 1813. Nancy Allen Goodrich died on 14 January 1847 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT, at age 54.

Children of Nancy Allen Goodrich and Hon. Henry Leavitt Ellsworth

Henry William Ellsworth1,2

b. 14 May 1814, d. 14 August 1864
     Henry William Ellsworth was born on 14 May 1814 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Hon. Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and Nancy Allen Goodrich. Henry William Ellsworth married Mary Elizabeth West on 11 January 1844. Henry William Ellsworth died on 14 August 1864 at New Haven, New Haven Co., CT, at age 50.

On 7 June 1861, the heirs of Henry L. Ellsworth donated $500 to the Union School District #1 of Grand Rapids. The were listed as Henry W. Ellsworth and Mary E. Ellsworth, his wife,
Annie G. Smith and Roswell C. Smith, her husband,
Ellen A. Rose and Julius K. Rose, her husband,
and Henry G. Ellsworth.

Children of Henry William Ellsworth and Mary Elizabeth West

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 38/Item 31.
  2. [S104] DAR DAR Lineage book, Vol. 46/Item 45721.

Edward Augustus Ellsworth1,2

b. 1817, d. 1837
     Edward Augustus Ellsworth was born in 1817 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Hon. Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and Nancy Allen Goodrich. Edward Augustus Ellsworth was baptized on 10 April 1818 at First Church, Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. He married Jane McCamy. Edward Augustus Ellsworth died in 1837 at Lafayette, Tippecanoe Co., IN.

Children of Edward Augustus Ellsworth and Jane McCamy

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 39/Item 32.
  2. [S104] DAR DAR Lineage book, Vol. 73:Pg. 277/Item 72779.

Annie Goodrich Ellsworth1

b. 5 January 1826, d. 21 January 1900
     Annie sent the famous first telegraph message "What Hath God Wrought" on 24 May 1844. Annie Goodrich Ellsworth was born on 5 January 1826. She was the daughter of Hon. Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and Nancy Allen Goodrich. Annie Goodrich Ellsworth married Roswell Chamberlain Smith, son of Asher Ladd Smith and Wealthy Pratt, on 5 July 1852 at Lafayette, Tippecanoe Co., IN. Annie Goodrich Ellsworth died on 21 January 1900 at age 74.

Citations

  1. [S100] Donna Holt Siemiatkoski, Ellsworth, Page 40/Item 33.

Marietta Mariana Bartlett

d. 17 April 1856
     Marietta Mariana Bartlett married Hon. Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, son of Chief Justice Oliver Ellsworth and Abigail Wolcott. Marietta Mariana Bartlett died on 17 April 1856.