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Jeremiah Atwater

Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Center Street Cemetery, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Jonathan Atwater and Martha Tuttle
Husband of Anna Mix; Katherine Atwater and Mary Atwater
Father of Lydia Atwater; Jeremiah Mix Atwater; Stephen Alwater; Anna Alwater; Joseph Atwater and 5 others
Brother of Lydia Atwater and Amos Atwater
Half brother of Phebe Atwater; Abraham Atwater; Isaac Atwater; Jacob Atwater, Captain; Jonathan Atwater, III and 7 others

Occupation: Steward
Managed by: Private User
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About Jeremiah Atwater

DAR A 003657, Civil service, patriotic service, manufactured gun powder, CT

Birth: Dec. 5, 1734 New Haven County Connecticut, USA Death: Nov. 12, 1811

REVOLUTIONARY WAR VETERAN, aged 77 years

Jeremiah Atwater, of New Haven, son of Jonathan, was for many years Steward of Yale College. He married Anna Mix, April 20, 1757; Catherine Gale, of Killingworth, April 6, 1780; and Mary Saltonstall, Dec. 19, 1797. He died Nov. 12, 1811.

Children: 1. Stephen, b. July 27, 1758; married (first) to Rebecca Gorham, who died January 28, 1791. He married (second) Elizabeth Gorham, sister of his first wife. 2. Lydia, b. April 4, 1761; d. April 14, 1761. 3. Lydia, 2d, b. Aug. 9, 1762; d. Sept. 28, 1763. 4. Anna, b. Sept. 28, 1764; m. Jeremiah Townsend. 5. Jeremiah M., b. Feb. 15, 1767. 6. Joseph, b. May 27, 1770. 7. William, b. Aug. 9, 1772; d. Aug. 21, 1776. 8. Rebecca Lydia, b. March 4, 1778. 9. William, b. June 14, 1782; d. Sept. 11, 1784.

~A Genealogical Register of the Descendants in the Male Line of David Atwater: One of the Original Planters of New Haven, Conn., to the Sixth Generation; pg. 19; Edward Elias Atwater; Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1873.

- Thank you to "Richard H. L. Chichester, III" for sharing most of the above.

+++++++ HE IS BEING CONFUSED WITH JEREMIAH ATWATER WHO PASSED ON DEC 19,1812..... THESE ARE TWO SEPARATE MEN, LINKED INCORRECTLY +++++++++++++++++


Family links:

Parents:
 Jonathan Atwater (1690 - 1760)

Spouses:
 Anna Mix Atwater (1735 - 1778)
 Catherine Gale Atwater (1742 - 1797)
 Mary Saltonstall Atwater (1734 - 1820)*

Children:
 Stephen Atwater (1758 - 1815)*
 Lydia Atwater (1761 - 1761)*
 Lydia Atwater (1762 - 1763)*
 Anna Atwater Townsend (1764 - 1852)*
 Jeremiah M Atwater (1767 - 1832)*
 Joseph Atwater (1770 - 1805)*
 William Atwater (1772 - 1776)*
 Rebecca Lydia Atwater Murdock (1778 - 1832)*
 William Atwater (1782 - 1784)*

Siblings:
 Phebe Atwater Hotchkiss (1714 - 1795)*
 Abraham Atwater (1716 - 1786)*
 Isaac Atwater (1718 - 1770)*
 Jacob Atwater (1720 - 1799)*
 Jonathan Atwater (1721 - 1795)*
 Lydia Atwater (1721 - 1764)*
 Joel Atwater (1728 - 1794)*
 Abigail Atwater Ball (1731 - 1800)*
 Jeremiah Atwater (1734 - 1811)
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Note: Memorial # 13055526 MAY also for him.... Jan Franco & I have communicated, links to him were made by other contributors and may not be correct..


Burial: Grove Street Cemetery New Haven New Haven County Connecticut, USA Plot: 20 Maple Ave West GPS (lat/lon): 41.31289, -72.92625


Created by: L Evans Record added: Jun 11, 2014 Find A Grave Memorial# 131213685

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Jeremiah Atwater's Timeline

1734
December 5, 1734
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1758
July 27, 1758
Age 23
New Haven, New Haven, CT
1761
April 4, 1761
Age 26
New Haven, Connecticut
1762
August 9, 1762
Age 27
New Haven, New Haven Co., CT
1764
September 28, 1764
Age 29
New Haven, New Haven, CT
September 28, 1764
Age 29
New Haven, Connecticut
1767
February 15, 1767
Age 32
New Haven, New Haven, CT
1770
May 27, 1770
Age 35
New Haven, New Haven Co., CT
1772
August 9, 1772
Age 37
New Haven, New Haven, CT