Simon Willard (1746 - c.1800)

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Birthplace: Sheffield, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Sheffield, MA, USA
Cause of death: Struck by lightning in the doorway of his home in Sheffield.
Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Carol Ann Selis
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About Simon Willard

DAR Ancestor #: A125798

ID: I26522

Name: Simon Willard 1

Sex: M

Birth: 24 FEB 1746/47 in Sheffield, Berkshire, MA

Note: Was sergeant in the Egremont company which marched on the Lexington alarm, and served 23 days. He owned a large farm and was prosperous some years; lived awhile in Egremont.

Father: Simon Willard b: 7 AUG 1706 in Concord, Middlesex, MA

Mother: Zeruiah Nash b: 2 NOV 1713

Marriage 1 Anne

Children

Elijah Willard
Anna Maria Willard
Keziah Willard
Mary Willard
Simon Willard
Rhoda Willard
Esther Willard
Abigail Willard
Sally Willard
John Willard
Titus Willard
Erastus Willard b: ABT. 1795 in Egremont, Berkshire, MA

Sources:

Title: WILLARD GENEALOGY, SEQUEL TO WILLARD MEMOIR

Author: Materials gathered by Joseph Willard and Charles Wilkes Walker, Edited and completed by Charles Henry Pope

Publication: Printed for the Willard Family Assn., Boston, MA, 1915, Murray and Emery, Kendall Sq., Cambridge, MA, Digital Edition 2001 by Richard Bingham, Oceanport, NJ

Repository:

Media: Electronic

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Simon WILLARD Jr. (Simon , John , Simon , Richard , Symon , Richard , William ) was born on Feb 24 1746/1747 in Sheffield, Berkshire Co., Ma. 

Simon married Anne.

They had the following children:

+ 649 M i Elijah WILLARD

+ 650 F ii Anna Maria WILLARD

+ 651 F iii Keziah WILLARD

 652 F iv Mary WILLARD was born in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma. She was christened on Apr 19 1778 in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma.  
 653 M v Simon WILLARD was born in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma. He was christened on May 28 1780 in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma.  
       Simon married Susan ALLEN daughter of Luke ALLEN.  
 654 F vi Rhoda WILLARD was born in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma. She was christened on Oct 7 1781 in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma. She died on Jan 13 1813.  
       Rhoda married Ebenezer POPE Capt. after 1804. Ebenezer was born in Alford, Berkshire Co., Ma.  
 655 F vii Esther WILLARD was born in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma. She was christened on Sep 28 1783 in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma.  
 656 F viii Abigail WILLARD was born in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma. She was christened on Jul 23 1786 in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma.  
 657 F ix Sally WILLARD was born in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma. She was christened on Aug 3 1788 in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma.  
 658 M x John WILLARD was born in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma. He was christened on Apr 29 1791 in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma.  
 659 M xi Titus WILLARD was born in 1792/1794 in Egremont, Berkshire Co., Ma.  

+ 660 M xii Erastus WILLARD

-------------------- A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of SERGEANT. DAR Ancestor #: A125798

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Simon Willard 1746's Timeline

1746
February 24, 1746
Sheffield, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States
1773
June 27, 1773
Age 27
Egremont, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States
1774
October 16, 1774
Age 28
Egremont, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States
1776
July 7, 1776
Age 30
Egremont, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States
1778
April 19, 1778
Age 32
Egremont, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States
1780
May 28, 1780
Age 34
Egremont, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
1781
October 7, 1781
Age 35
Egremont, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States
1783
September 28, 1783
Age 37
Egremont, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States
1786
July 23, 1786
Age 40
Egremont, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States
1788
August 3, 1788
Age 42
Egremont, Berkshire , Massachusetts, United States