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Gershom Butler

Birthdate: (81)
Birthplace: Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Cromwell, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Butler and Mary Butler
Husband of Mary Butler
Father of Amelia Belding; David Butler; Anne Wilcox; Gideon Butler; George Butler and 1 other
Brother of Richard Butler; Benjamin Butler; Joseph Butler; Mary Edwards and Charles Butler

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About Gershom Butler

1. Gershom BUTLER was born 1685 in Wethersfield, Hartford Co, CT, and died 21 MAY 1765 in Cromwell, Middlesex Co, CT. He was buried in Old Cromwell Cemetery, Cromwell, Middlesex Co, CT. He was the son of 2. Joseph BUTLER and 3. Mary GOODRICH.

He married Mary DEMING 1719, daughter of Jonathan DEMING and Sarah (DEMING). She was born 24 OCT 1692, and died 22 APR 1771 in Cromwell, Middlesex Co, CT. She was buried in Old Cromwell Cemetery, Cromwell, Middlesex Co, CT.

Their children

  1. David BUTLER b: 14 MAY 1720 in Cromwell, Middlesex Co, Ct
  2. Anne BUTLER b: 7 FEB 1721/22 in Cromwell, Middlesex Co, CT
  3. Millie BUTLER b: 3 AUG 1724 in Cromwell, Middlesex Co, CT
  4. Gideon BUTLER b: 29 MAY 1727 in Cromwell, Middlesex Co, CT
  5. George BUTLER b: 19 JUN 1730 in Cromwell, Middlesex Co, CT
  6. Gershom BUTLER b: 24 FEB 1736/37

According to "Middletown Upper Houses: A Facsimile of the 1908 Edition" by Charles Collard Adams; Gershom Butler, Sr.'s homestead was on the west side of the road to Hartford, next to the Wethersfield line.

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Old Burying Ground, Cromwell, Middlesex Co. CT Findagrave memorial 70775962

  • Here lies Interr'd
  • the Body of
  • Mr. GERSHOM BUTLER
  • who departed this
  • Life May the 21st
  • A.D. 1765 In ye 81st
  • year of his Age.

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Gershom Butler's Timeline

1684
1684
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1720
May 14, 1720
Age 36
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
1722
February 7, 1722
Age 38
Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States
1724
March 3, 1724
Age 40
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
1727
May 29, 1727
Age 43
Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States
1730
June 19, 1730
Age 46
Cromwell, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States
1737
February 24, 1737
Age 53
1765
May 21, 1765
Age 81
Cromwell, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States
May 1765
Age 81
1993
November 19, 1993
Age 81