Ancestor Biographies

I've been writing one ancestor biography per week in the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks blog theme.

Here are the biographies to date - I decided to do them in ahnentafel order, starting with the great-grandparents:

Generation 3 - Great-Grandparents

*  52 Ancestors Friday: #8 Frank Walton Seaver (1852-1922)
*  52 Ancestors Friday: #9 Hattie Louisa (Hildreth) Seaver (1857-1920)
*  52 Ancestors Friday: #102 Thomas Richman/Richmond (1848-1917)

*  52 Ancestors Friday: #11 Julia E. (White) Richmond (1848-1913)

*  52 Ancestors Friday: #12 Henry Austin Carringer (1853-1946)
*  52 Ancestors Friday: #13 Abbey Ardelle "Della" (Smith) Carringer (1862-1944)
*  52 Ancestors Friday: #14 Charles Auble (1849-1916)
*  52 Ancestors Friday: #15 Georgianna (Kemp) Auble (1868-1952)

Generation 4 - Great-Great-Grandparents

*  52 Ancestors Friday: #16 Isaac Seaver (1823-1901)
*  52 Ancestors, Week 10: #17 - Lucretia Townsend (Smith) Seaver (1828-1884)
*  52 Ancestors, Week 11: #18 Edward Hildreth (1831-1899)
*  52 Ancestors, Week 12: #19 Sophia (Newton) Hildreth (1834-1923) of Leominster, Mass.
*  52 Ancestors, Week 13: #20 James Richman/Richmond (1821-1912) of Putnam, Conn.
*  52 Ancestors, Week 14: #21 Hannah (Rich) Richman/Richmond (1824-1911) of Putnam, Conn.
*  52 Ancestors Week 15: #22 Henry Arnold White (1824-1885) of Killingly, Conn.
*  52 Ancestors Week 16: #23 Amy Frances (Oatley) White (1826-1864) of Killingly, Conn.

*  52 Ancestors - Week 17: #24 David Jackson "D.J." Carringer (1828-1902)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 18: #25 Rebecca (Spangler) Carringer (1832-1901)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 19: #26 Devier James Lamphier Smith (1839-1894)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 20: #27 Abigail A. (Vaux) Smith (1844-1931)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 21: #28, David Auble (1817-1894)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 22: #29, Sarah (Knapp) Auble (1818-after 1900)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 23: #30, James Abraham Kemp (1831-1902)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 24: #31, Mary Jane (Sovereen) Kemp (1840-1874)

Generation 5 - The Third-Great-Grandparents:

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 25: #32, Benjamin Seaver (1791-1825)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 26: #33 Abigail (Gates) Seaver (1797-1867)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 27: #34 Alpheus B. Smith (1802-1840)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 28: #35, Elizabeth Horton (Dill) Smith (1791-1869)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 29: #36, Zachariah Hildreth (1783-1857)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 30: #37 Hannah (Sawtell) Hildreth (1789-1857)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 31: #38 Thomas J. Newton (ca 1800 - ????)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 32: #39 Sophia (Buck) (Brigham) (Newton) Stone (1797-1882)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 33: #40 John Richman (1788-1867)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 34: #41 Ann (Marshman) Richman (1784-1856)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 35: #42 John Rich (1791-1868)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 36: #43 Rebecca Hill (1790-1862)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 37: #44 Jonathan White (1804-1850)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 38: #45 Miranda (Wade) White (1804-1850)

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 39: #46 Jonathan Oatley (1790-1872)

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 40: #47 Amy (Champlin) Oatley (1798-1865)

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 41: #48 Henry Carringer (1800-1879)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 42: #49 Sarah (Feather) Carringer (1804-1848)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 43: #50 Daniel Spangler (1781-1851)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 44: #51 Elizabeth (King) Spangler (1796-1863)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 45: #52 Ranslow Smith (1805-1873)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 46: #53 Mary (Bell) Smith (1805-1865)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 47: #54, Samuel Vaux (1816-1880)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 48: #55, Mary Ann (Underhill) Vaux (1815-1883)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 49: #56, John Auble (1780-1831)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 50: #57, Anna (Row) Auble (1787-1860)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 51: #58, William Knapp (1775-1856)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 52: #59, Sarah (Cutter) Knapp (1785-1878)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 53: #60, Abraham Kemp (1795-after 1881)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 54: #61, Sarah Sephrona (Fletcher) Kemp (1802- before 1861)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 55: #62, Alexander Sovereen (1814- 1907)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 56: #63, Elizabeth (Putman) Sovereen (1818-1895)

Generation 6 - The Fourth Great-Grandparents:

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 57: #64, Benjamin Seaver (1757-1816)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 58: #65, Martha (Whitney) Seaver (1764-1832)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 59: #66, Nathan Gates (1767-1830)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 60: #67, Abigail (Knowlton) Gates (1774-1855)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 61: #68, Aaron Smith (1765-1841)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 62: #69, Mercy (Plimpton) Smith (1772-1850)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 63: #70 Thomas Dill (1755-1836)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 64: #71 Hannah (Horton) Dill (1761-ca 1797)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 65: #72 Zachariah Hildreth (1754-1820)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 66: #73 Elizabeth (Keyes) Hildreth (1759-1793)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 67: #74 Josiah Sawtell (1768-1847)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 68: #75 Hannah (Smith) Sawtell (1768-1827)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 69: #78 Isaac Buck (1757-1846)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 70: #79 Martha "Patty" (Phillips) Buck (1757-after 1820)

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 71: #86 John Hill (1765-1825)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 72: #87 Ann Warren (ca 1764-????)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 73: #88 Humphrey White (1757-1814)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 74: #89 Sibel (Kirby) White (1764-1848)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 75: #90 Simon Wade (1767-1857)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 76: #91 Phebe (Horton) Wade (1772-after 1820)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 77: #92 Joseph Oatley (1756-1815)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 78: #93 Mary (Hazard) Oatley (1765-1857)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 79: #94 Joseph Champlin (1757-1850)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 80: #95 Nancy (Kenyon) Champlin (1765-before 1833)

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 81: #96 Martin Carringer (1758-1835)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 82: #97 Maria Magdalena "Molly" (Hoax) Carringer (1768-1850)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 83: #98 Cornelius Feather (1777-1853)

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 84: #100 Rudolf Spengler (1738-1811)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 85: #101 Maria Dorothea (Dinkel) Spangler (1748-1835)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 86: #102 Philip Jacob Konig (1764-1829)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 87: #103 Catharina (Ruth?) Konig (1770-1813)

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 88: #108 James Vaux (1787-1839)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 89: #109 Mary (Palmer) Vaux (1790-ca 1845)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 90: #110 Amos Underhill (1772-1865)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 91: #111 Mary (Metcalf) Underhill (1780-1855)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 92: #112 Johannes Able (1758-1818)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 93: #113 Sophia (Trimmer) Able (1755-before 1811)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 94: #114 Philip Row (1753-1817)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 95: #115 Mary (Smith) Row (1751-1842)

*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 96: #118 Stephen Cutter (1745-1823)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 97: #119 Tabitha (Randolph) Cutter (1752-1841)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 98: #120 John Kemp (1768-1861)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 99: #121 Mary (Dafoe) Kemp (1776-before 1832)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 100: #124 Frederick Sovereen (1786-1875)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 101: #125 Mary Jane (Hutchison) Sovereen (1792-1868)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 102: #126 John Putman (1785-1863)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 103: #127 Sarah (Martin) Putman (1792-1860)
*  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks - Week 104: A Two Year Recap

Generation 7 - The Fifth Great-Grandparents:

*  52 Ancestors - Week 105: #128 Norman Seaver (1734-1787)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 106: #129 Sarah (Read) Seaver (1736-1809)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 107: #130 Samuel Whitney (1719-1782)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 108: #131 Abigail (Fletcher) Whitney (1720-1783)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 109: #132 Simon Gates (1739-1803)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 110: #133 Susanna (Reed) Gates (1745-1833)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 111: #134 Jeremiah Knowlton (1745-1785)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 112: #135 Abigail (Pierce) Knowlton (1750-1776)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 113: #136 Moses Smith (1732-1806)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 114: #137 Patience (Hamant) Smith (1735-1780)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 115: #138 Amos Plimpton (1735-1808)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 116: #139 Mary (Guild) Plimpton (1735-1800)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 117: #140 Thomas Dill (1708-1761)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 118: #141 Mehitable (Brown) Dill (1714-1758)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 119: #142 Nathaniel Horton (1721-1771)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 120: #143 Eunice (Snow) (Horton) Snow (1722-1816)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 121: #144 Zachariah Hildreth (1728-1784)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 122: #145 Elizabeth (Prescott) Hildreth (1734-1812)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 123: #146 Jonathan Keyes (1722-1781)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 124: #147 Elizabeth (Fletcher) Keyes (1720-1761)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 125: #148 Ephraim Sawtell (1734-1800)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 126: #149 Abigail (Stone) Sawtell (1736-about 1800)

*  52 Ancestors - Week 127: #156 Isaac Buck (about 1730-after 1757)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 128: #157 Mary (Richards) Phillips (1733-after 1790)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 129: #158 John Phillips (1722-before 1800)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 130: #159 Hannah (Brown) Phillips (about 1725 - before 1774)

*  52 Ancestors - Week 131: #176 Jonathan White (1732-1804)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 132: #177 Abigail (Wing) White (1734-1806)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 133: #178 David Kirby (1740-1832)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 134: #179 Martha (Soule) Kirby (1743-1828)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 135: #180 Simon Wade (1731-after 1800)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 136: #181 Deborah (Tracy) Wade (1731-after 1800)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 137: #182 Nathaniel Horton (1730-1819)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 138: #183 Sarah (Pray) Horton (1734-1820)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 139: #184 Benedict Oatley (1732-1821)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 140: #185 Elizabeth (Ladd) Oatley (1735-1814)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 141: #186 Stephen Hazard (1730-1804)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 142: #187 Elizabeth (Carpenter) Hazard (1741-????)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 143: #188 Elijah Champlin (1730-1779)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 144: #189 Phoebe (Card) Champlin (1730-after 1779)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 145: #190 John Kenyon (1742-1831)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 146: #191 Ann (Kenyon?) Kenyon (about 1742-before 1824)

*  52 Ancestors - Week 147: #200 Johann Balthazar Spengler (1706-1770)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 148: #201 Maria Magdalena (Ritter) Spengler (1706-1784)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 149: #202 Johann Daniel Dunckel (1713-1755)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 150: #203 Maria Ursula (Von Ernest) Dinkel (1713-1793)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 151: #204 Philip Jacob Konig (1738-1792)
*  52 Ancestors - Week 152: #205 Maria Barbara (Wilhelm) Konig (1739-1779)

*  52 Ancestors - Week 153: #216 John Vaux (1747-1806) of South Petherton, Somerset
*  52 Ancestors - Week 154: #217 Joanna (Lavor) Vaux (1763-1836) of South Petherton, Somerset

*  52 Ancestors - Week 155: #220 John Underhill (1745-1816) of New Hampshire
*  52 Ancestors - Week 156: #221 Hannah (Colby) Underhill (1745-????) of New Hampshire
*  52 Ancestors - Week 157: #222 Burgess Metcalf (1741-1816) of New Hampshire

Last updated:  30 December 2016



2 comments:

Jennifer said...
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Joy Branham said...

Great idea! I like the daily theme ideas :-)