Eliakim Tupper (1681 - 1758)

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Birthplace: Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, USA
Managed by: Kevin Tupper
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About Eliakim Tupper

Shopkeeper, land holder and governmental official

ELIAKIM TUPPER was born in Sandwich, Mass. He was a man of prominence in Sandwich and was a Selectman for 12 years. In 1712 he was elected one of a committee "to supply the pulpit". In 1722 he was a large land holder and a 'shop keeper'. He did not agree with the doctrine preached and in 1732 was one of two contractors who built a new meeting house for the opponents of the established minister. He married Joanna Gibbs (daughter of Benjamin Gibbs, Sr.,) in 1707. In 1736 he moved his family to Lebanon, Connecticut where he died about 1758. There were 13 children. RUTH: ANN: ELIAKIM: ABIA: ELIAS: ABIGAIL: HANNAH: JOANNA: JOANNA: NATHANIEL: DEBORAH: CHARLES: SOLOMON. All were born in Sandwich, Mass. -------------------- ID: I23284 Name: Eliakim TUPPER Given Name: Eliakim Surname: Tupper 1 Sex: M Birth: 29 Dec 1681 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA 2 Death: 1755 in Lebanon, New London, CT _UID: 1F9F0769629A468E9F503288FA9802033E9B Change Date: 24 Apr 2012 at 12:30

Father: Thomas TUPPER b: 16 Jun 1638 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA Mother: Martha MAYHEW b: 16 Oct 1642 in Edgartown, Dukes, MA

Marriage 1 Joanna FISH b: 20 May 1689 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA

   Married: Mar 1706/07 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA
   Change Date: 24 Apr 2012


   Has Children Eliakim TUPPER b: 20 Jun 1711 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA
   Has Children Elias TUPPER b: 12 Oct 1715 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA
   Has Children Thomas TUPPER b: 21 Nov 1719 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA
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Eliakim Tupper's Timeline

November 29, 1681
Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
Age 24
Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts
June 30, 1708
Age 26
Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
April 7, 1710
Age 28
Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
June 20, 1711
Age 29
Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
Age 29
November 1, 1713
Age 31
Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
October 12, 1715
Age 33
Sandwich, MA
August 13, 1717
Age 35
Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
November 21, 1719
Age 37
Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA