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Ithamar PELTON

Male 1744 - 1806  (61 years)


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  • Name Ithamar PELTON 
    Born 1 May 1744  Chatham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 19 May 1744 
    Reference Number 307 
    _UID 38F89C095A654D18A20434F8D6DE2F1FCD19 
    Died 22 Jan 1806  Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I305  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father Phineas PELTON,   b. 1712, Canterbury, Windham, Conn Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1799, Chatham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Mary MCKAY,   b. 1723, Middletown, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1749  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 22 May 1740 
    • Reference Number:3827
    Family ID F72  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth HALL,   b. 1747, Portland, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 23 Jul 1767  Portland, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:6314
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth PELTON,   b. 19 Jan 1768,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Cale PELTON,   b. 27 Oct 1769, Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1843, Buckland, Franklin, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Charles PELTON,   b. 14 Jan 1772, Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1776  (Age 4 years)
     4. Grace PELTON,   b. 27 Oct 1773, Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1806, Portland, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     5. William Pitt PELTON,   b. 25 Jul 1775, Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1848, Upper Middletown, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     6. Mary PELTON,   b. 30 Oct 1777, Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1868, Madison, Lake, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     7. Luther PELTON,   b. 7 Oct 1779, Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1805  (Age 25 years)
     8. Charles PELTON,   b. 1781, Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1803  (Age 22 years)
     9. Samuel PELTON,   b. 18 Sep 1783, Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1862  (Age 78 years)
     10. Sarah PELTON,   b. Jun 1789, Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1870  (Age ~ 81 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 May 1744 - Chatham, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jul 1767 - Portland, Middlesex, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Jan 1806 - Chatham, Middlesex Co, CT Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
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      Description: Conflicting evidence states he died 22 Jan 1807.
      He was a Sea Captain/Farmer. He was a soldier in the Revolutionary War, r esponding to the Lexington alarm from Chatham, CT. He was a Sea Captain f or years, commanding privateers and taking prizes during the war. He sail ed to England and other foreign ports later. He owned a great deal of la nd from 1767-1795 according to Chatham records. in the last years of h is life he was an invalid.