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Rachel Pomeroy (Moseley)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Death: February 01, 1787 (71)
Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt. Joseph Moseley and Abigail Merrick
Wife of Lieut. Daniel Pomeroy
Mother of Daniel Pomeroy; Abigail Kingsley; Abishai Pomeroy; Timothy Pomeroy; Rachel Pomeroy and 4 others
Sister of Capt. Abner Moseley; Sarah Moseley Stebbins; David Moseley, Esq.; Mary Lyman; Hannah Talcott and 1 other
Half sister of Abigail Lyman; Capt. Abner Moseley and Sarah Talcott

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About Rachel Pomeroy

  • 'History and genealogy of the Pomeroy family : colateral lines in family groups, Normandy, Great Britain and America; comprising the ancestors and descendants of Eltweed Pomeroy from Beaminster, County Dorset, England, 1630 (1912) Vol. 1
  • http://archive.org/details/historygenealogy01pome
  • http://archive.org/stream/historygenealogy01pome#page/n456/mode/1up
  • ' 71 LIEUT. DANIEL POMEROY, (Ebenezer, Medad, Eltweed), b. March 27, 1709, Northampton;' m. (1) May 25, 1733, Mary Clapp, b. Sept. 21, 1713, d. June 6, 1734, dau. of Samuel Clapp (Preserved, Captain Roger) of Northampton and Mary Sheldon (his third wife), who was dau. of Ensign John Sheldon of Deerfield ; Mary Sheldon, mother of Mary Clapp was a captive to the Indians who attacked Deerfield, Feb. 29, 1704, and taken to Canada, where she remained a prisoner three years; 'he m. (2) Nov. 4, 1736, Rachel Moseley*, b. 1715, dau. of Joseph and Abigail Moseley ; she survived him and m. Lieut. Moses Dewey of Westfield, June 9, 1763 ; she d. Feb. 1, 1797, in Northampton, ae. 82 years.' Lieut. Daniel Pomeroy was in Col. Williams' regiment, with his brother, Lieutenant-Colonel Seth Pomeroy, and was killed at the Battle of Lake George, Sept. 8, 1755, in the assault on the position of the French and Indians under command of Baron Dieskau, who was afterwards defeated and captured by Col. Seth. Pomeroy.
  • 5th gen. Child by 1st wife:
    • 363 Pliny Pomeroy, b. May 19, 1734. +
  • 'Children by 2d wife:
    • 364 Major Daniel Pomeroy, b. Nov. 3, 1737. +
    • 365 Abigail Pomeroy, b. Sept. 19, 1739. +
    • 366 Abishai Pomeroy, b. June 11, 1741 : d. Jan. 21, 1742.
    • 367 Timothy Pomeroy, b. April 16, 1742. +
    • 368 Rachel Pomeroy, b. Jan. 14, 1744-45 ; m. as his second wife, Quartus, (355), son of Gen. Seth Pomeroy and wife Mary Hunt. +
    • 369 Jerusha Pomeroy, b. March 7, 1746-47. +
    • 370 William Pomeroy, b. May 8, 1750. +
    • 371 Eleanor Pomeroy, b. Oct. 20, 1752. +
    • 372 Justin Pomeroy, b. July 20, 1755 ; d. 1790.
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Rachel Pomeroy's Timeline

1715
September 11, 1715
Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
1737
November 3, 1737
Northampton,Hampshire,Massachusetts,USA
1739
September 19, 1739
Northampton, Hampshire Co., MA
1741
June 11, 1741
Northampton, Hampshire Co., MA
1742
April 16, 1742
Northampton, Hampshire, MA
1744
January 14, 1744
Northampton, Hampshire Co., MA
1746
March 7, 1746
Northampton, Hampshire, MA
1750
May 8, 1750
Northampton, Hampshire, MA
1752
October 20, 1752
Westfield, Hampden Co., MA, United States