Ruth (Clark) Fitch Plumb Wheeler

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Ruth Fitch (Clark)

Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Death: 1709 (67)
Woodbury, Litchfield Co, Connecticut,
Immediate Family:

Daughter of George Clark, "Jr. - farmer" and Sarah Clark
Wife of Thomas Fitch; Robert Plumb and John Wheeler
Mother of Sarah Ford; Thomas Fitch, III; Mary Terrill and Samuel Fitch
Sister of Hannah (Clark) Platt; Sarah Sill Marvin (Clark); Rebecca Browne; ? Clark; John Clarke and 4 others

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About Ruth (Clark) Fitch Plumb Wheeler

  • 'The story of the memorial in honor of the founders of the town of Milford : erected by their descendants and the citizens of Milford : dedicated August 28th, 1889, the town's 250th anniversary (1889)
  • Pg. 15
    • No. 18. GEORGE CLARK.
    • Obit 1690.
    • SARAH his Wife.
  • This George was brother to John Clark, of Saybrook, who removed thence to Milford and was made deacon of the first church, and married here the widow of Deacon John Fletcher. His brother Daniel was one of the patentees under the famous charter from Charles II. His only son, John, probably died without issue soon after his father. 'His daughter, Ruth, married Thomas Fitch, of Norwalk, and her grandson was
  • Pg. 16
  • 'Governor Thomas Fitch, of Connecticut.' Abigail, his daughter, married Abraham Pierson, first rector of Yale College. Sarah married first, Reynold Marvin, the celebrated Indian fighler, and after his death married Captain Joseph Sill, and from the latter union Lieutenant Governor George Griswold Sill descends.
    • Mrs. Evelyn McCurdy Salisbury (wife of Professor Edward E.), a descendant of Reynold Marvin, gives this stone.
  • __________________________
  • 'Ruth Clark
  • 'F, b. 20 February 1642, d. circa 1709
  • Father George Clark b. c 1615, d. Aug 1690
  • Mother Sarah Northrup b. c 1619, d. 19 Jul 1689
  • ' Ruth Clark was christened on 20 February 1642 at Norwalk, Fairfield, CT. She married Thomas Fitch, son of Thomas Fitch and Anna Stacy, in 1662 at Norwalk, Fairfield, CT. Ruth Clark married Robert Plumb after 1684. Ruth Clark married John Wheeler on 3 July 1706. Ruth Clark died circa 1709 at Woodbury, Litchfield, CT.
  • 'Family 1 Thomas Fitch b. 1640, d. 1684
  • Children
    • Sarah Fitch b. 1663
    • Thomas Fitch b. 1665, d. 10 May 1731
    • Mary Fitch+ b. 1668, d. 8 May 1712
    • Samuel Fitch b. 1681
  • 'Family 2 Robert Plumb b. 1648, d. 1703
  • 'Family 3 John Wheeler b. 1630, d. 1716
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Ruth (Clark) Fitch Plumb Wheeler's Timeline

February 20, 1641
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
February 20, 1641
Milford, New Haven Co., Conn.
February 20, 1641
Milford, New Haven Co, Connecticut,
February 20, 1641
Milford,New Haven,CT
Age 21
Norwalk, CT
Age 23
Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Conn.
Age 26
Norwalk, Fairfield, CT, USA
Age 39
Norwalk, CT