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James PELTON[1, 2]

Male 1710 - 1786  (76 years)


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  • Name James PELTON 
    Born 21 Jul 1710  Canterbury, Windham, Conn. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth 21 Jul 1710  [1, 3
    Alt. Birth 
    • Canterbury Twp, Windham County, CT
    Alt. Birth 21 Jul 1710  [1, 2
    Alt. Birth 
    • Chaterbury, Windham, Connecticut
    Alt. Death 29 Dec 1786  [1, 3
    Alt. Death 
    • Haddam, Middlesex County, CT
    Alt. Death 29 Dec 1786  [1, 2
    Alt. Death 
    • Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut
    Died 29 Dec 1786  Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Death 1794  [1, 3, 4
    Alt. Death 
    • Haddam, Middlesex County, CT
    Occupation
    • Farmer
    Reference Number 143 
    _UID 02EEBF0AF70C48A6B33DBF5319A1EBA7F8E4 
    Buried 1794 
    Person ID I143  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father John B. PELTON,   b. 9 Jan 1682, Dorchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1735, Essex, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Jemima JOHNSON,   b. 1 Jan 1678, Andover, Essex, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1754, Watertown, Middlesex, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 4 Feb 1703  Medford, Norfolk County, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • Reference Number:2720
    Alt. Marriage Alt. Marriage  [1, 3
    Family ID F41  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth BURR,   b. 23 Apr 1719, Middletown, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1798, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Yes, date unknown 
    • Reference Number:3803
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth PELTON,   b. 5 Aug 1738, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1830, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. James PELTON,   b. 3 Apr 1741, Middletown, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1808, Hartford, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. John PELTON,   b. 1745, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1803, Hartford, Washington, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     4. Lucy PELTON,   b. 1750, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Benjamin PELTON,   b. 1753, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1821, Portland, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     6. Sarah PELTON,   b. 22 Feb 1755, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1853, Turkey Hill, Haddam Conn. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     7. Phineas PELTON,   b. 1758, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1850, South Gower, Grenville, ON Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     8. Martha PELTON,   b. Abt 1761, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Abigail PELTON,   b. 1762, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Jemima PELTON,   b. Abt 1763, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F71  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Jul 1710 - Canterbury, Windham, Conn. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Dec 1786 - Haddam, Middlesex, CT Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Notes 
    • [combined.ged]


      He was a Farmer. Once his corn fan was lent and when he wanted it he clim bed on a roof and called, "Bring home my corn fan." A neighbor a mile aw ay brought it back.[3108553.ged]

      [garygarbe60.ged]

      Another source gives James' death as in 1794.

      Ref: DAR Patriot Index, Centennial Edition, Part III (pages 2269-2270), Wa shing 1990.
      James, CT, b. July 21, 1710 CT, d.1794, CT, married Elizabeth Burr, was li sted as PS (Patriotic Service)

  • Sources 
    1. [S58] 3108553.ged.
      Date of Import: 28 Jul 2005

    2. [S65] descendents of benjamin burr.ged.
      Date of Import: 26 Feb 2005

    3. [S154] garygarbe60.ged.
      Date of Import: 19 Feb 2005

    4. [S67] Ancestry.com file :2218420 by Linda Caudill dated 08 December 2004 E-Mail lindacaudill8@aol.com.