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Stephen Wheeler Avery, Col.

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Birthplace: Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Old Plain Cemetery, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. Nathan Avery and Hannah Avery
Husband of Anna Avery and Elizabeth "Betsey" Avery
Father of Nancy Williams; Stephen Lyman Avery, Colonel; Hannah Mary Miner; Sgt. Roswell Randall Avery; Charles Grandison Avery and 9 others
Brother of Isaac Avery, Sr.; Nathan Avery; Hannah Mary Randall; Luther Avery; Phebe Randall and 1 other

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About Col. Stephen Wheeler Avery

Stephen Avery was in the Revolutionary war; in 1776, about New York; 1780, in the Conn. line (Conn. Men in the Rev'n, 191).

Stephen Avery was town clerk of Stonington from 1791 to 1807, when North Stonington was set off. He was town clerk of North Stonington until his death. He was selectman in 1797; representative in 1799.

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 286

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Note: Town clerk in Stonington and North Stonington.

Inscription: age 72; Revolutionary War

(f/g) Stephen Wheeler Avery Birth: Jan. 13, 1756 Norwich New London County Connecticut, USA Death: Apr. 1, 1828 Stonington New London County Connecticut, USA

Married Anna Wheeler 9 Dec 1781 at Stonington, Conn. Married Elizabeth (Betsey) Morgan 18 Aug 1804.


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Parents:
 Nathan Avery (1712 - 1780)
 Hannah Stoddard Avery (1727 - 1810) 
Spouses:
 Anna Wheeler Avery (1764 - 1801)
 Elizabeth Morgan Avery (1779 - 1841)

Burial: Great Plain Cemetery North Stonington New London County Connecticut, USA Created by: Jeff Zinsli Record added: Dec 19, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 63078859

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Col. Stephen Wheeler Avery's Timeline

1756
January 13, 1756
Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony
1781
December 9, 1781
Age 25
Stonington, New London, CT
1783
December 29, 1783
Age 27
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1786
May 12, 1786
Age 30
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1789
June 18, 1789
Age 33
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1791
November 5, 1791
Age 35
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1796
April 9, 1796
Age 40
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1798
October 10, 1798
Age 42
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1804
August 18, 1804
Age 48
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1805
November 17, 1805
Age 49
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States