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John Elderkin, V

Birthplace: Norwich, New London, Connecticut, USA
Death: Died in Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Elderkin, III and Elizabeth Elderkin
Husband of Abigail Elderkin
Father of John Elderkin, VI; James Elderkin and Margaret Elderkin
Brother of Ann Bliss (Elderkin); Joseph Elderkin; Bathsheba Elderkin and James Elderkin
Half brother of Josiah Gaylord; Nathaniel Gaylord; Bashua Elderkin; Hannah Elderkin; Palthiah Comstock and 3 others

Managed by: Gwyneth McNeil
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About John Elderkin, V,_John_%281%29.htm John Elderkin, Jr. of Norwich, Connecticut: Born April 1664. Married Abigail Fowler, daughter of William Fowler of Milford, in 1685. They had one child:

(a. John Elderkin, III: Born 7 May 1694 at Norwich. Married Susannah Baker on 26 August 1714. John died in 1736. He and Susannah had the following children:

(1) Colonel Jedediah Elderkin: Prominent lawyer in Windham, Connecticut. Was a Representative for 17 years, a soldier throughout the Revolutionary War, and a member of the convention that ratified the U.S. Constitution.

(2) John Elderkin, IV: Born 3 February 1719. Married Rebecca Allen of Norwich in 1742. Died young. He and Rebecca lived in Groton, Connecticut and had at least 2 sons.

(3) Dr. Joshua Elderkin: Yale graduate and an ardent patriot during the Revolutionary War period.

(4) Susannah Elderkin: Born 12 August 1722. Married Jabez Bigelow of Norwich/Hebron, Connecticut. Susannah died in 1797.

(3. Bashua (Bathsheba) Elderkin: Born November 1665.

(4. James Elderkin: Born March 1670/71.

(5. Joseph Elderkin: Born December 1672.

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John Elderkin, V's Timeline

April 6, 1664
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, USA
May 7, 1694
Age 30
Norwich,New London,Connecticut,USA
November 16, 1698
Age 34
Norwich, New London, Connecticut
Age 35
March 1714
Age 49
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA