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Caleb Atwater

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Wallingford, New Haven, CT
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt Joshua Atwater and Sarah Atwater
Husband of Abigail Atwater and Ruth Atwater
Father of Ruth Cooke; James Wadsworth Atwater; Abigail Andrews and Catherine Atwater
Brother of Sarah Hull
Half brother of Mary Atwater and Joshua Atwater

Managed by: Susan
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About Caleb Atwater

Grandson of John Atwater an early Wallingford settler. Son of Joshua and Sarah Yale Atwater. His first wife was Abigail Jones, second wife was Ruth Wadsworth. 8 children: Sarah, Mary, Lucy, Joshua, James, Abigail, Catherine & Ruth.

He apprenticed as a shoe and harness maker and tanner of leather. Successful merchant who paid cash for extensive lands in the Western Reserve or New Connecticut in Ohio. Member of the Congregational Church.

[His mother Sarah (nee Yale) was the second wife of Capt. Joshua Atwater, Esq. _m. Sept. 4, 1740. Sarah Yale was D/O Capt. Theophilus Yale (1675-1760) and Sarah (Street) Yale d. Nov. 28, 1784. One known son was Joshua Atwater]


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Caleb Atwater's Timeline

1741
September 5, 1741
Wallingford, New Haven, CT
1777
June 30, 1777
Age 35
Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1778
December 3, 1778
Age 37
Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1781
May 25, 1781
Age 39
Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1788
April 11, 1788
Age 46
Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1831
December 19, 1831
Age 90
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Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States