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William Denison

Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Stonington, New London, CT
Death: July 7, 1779 (62)
Stonington, New London, CT
Place of Burial: Mystic, New London Co., CT
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. William Denison and Mercy Denison
Husband of Prudence Denison (Denison)
Father of Beebe Denison; Darius Denison; Mary Miner and Alice Denison
Brother of Mercy Burrows; Esther Wheeler; Benadam Denison and Hannah Denison

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About William Denison

For most of his life William was a hard drinking and very dissolute man temporarily loosing his holdings to a conservator. At about age 60 he thought to experience religion, which so changed his live that he becamea very prudent and exemplary man, abandoned his drinking habits, and regain possession of his holdings of which he became a very prudent and careful manager. [Research of Larry Chesebrough, World Connect]

"History of the Town of Stonington, County of New London, Connecticut,from its First Settlement in 1649 to 1900 with a Genealogical Register ofStonington Families"; by Richard Anson Wheeler; p. 344 and 348; Press of The Day Publishing Company; New London, Connecticut; 1900 (974.62 S87WlLAPL) (974.6 CT SCGS)

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William Denison's Timeline

December 9, 1716
Stonington, New London, CT
January 1, 1743
Age 26
Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony
March 11, 1746
Age 29
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
July 19, 1749
Age 32
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony
November 27, 1753
Age 36
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States
July 7, 1779
Age 62
Stonington, New London, CT
Mystic, New London Co., CT