Selah Sprague (Wadsworth) (1745 - 1779)

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Nicknames: "Wardsworth"
Birthplace: Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Killingly, Windham, Connecticut, United States
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About Selah Sprague (Wadsworth)

Full text of "Genealogy and memoirs of Charles and Nathaniel Stearns : and their descendants"

9161— DEA. WARREN STEARNS (9074), b., Aug. 31, 1706, son of Samuel Jr. and Mary (Sprague) Stearns, of West Killingly, Conn.; a farmer, of West Killingly, where his chil- dren were born; d., Jan. 23, 1862, of consumption. He md., Jan. 29, 1823, Mary Read, b., May 7, 1799, who d., Aug. 13, 1886, dau. of Hollv and Selah (Wadsworth) Read, of Corn- wall, Conn.

This Selah Wadsworth and her aunt of the same name who md. Daniel Sprague were descendants of Chris- topher Wadsworth, Duxbury, 1633.

Mr. Stearns held the office of Deacon in the Cong. Church, for a third of a century, and has left to his children the richest legacy any par- 

ent can bequeath, an upright, consistent Christian life for them to follow. His funeral text was: 'Mark the perfect man* and behold the upright, for the end of that man is peace.' " He had seven children.

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Selah Sprague's Timeline

March 26, 1745
Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut, United States
Age 18
April 27, 1765
Age 20
Killingly, Windham, CT, USA
April 29, 1768
Age 23
Killingly, Windham, CT, USA
July 31, 1772
Age 27
Killingly, Windham, CT, USA
April 2, 1775
Age 30
Killingly, Windham, CT, USA
September 26, 1779
Age 34
Killingly, Windham, Connecticut, United States