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William Phelps

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Death: April 24, 1733 (64)
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Son of Lt. Timothy Phelps and Mary Phelps
Husband of Abigail Phelps and Ruth Phelps
Father of Lt. Ebenezer Phelps; William Phelps; Caleb Phelps; Jacob Phelps and Ruth Phelps
Brother of Capt. Timothy Phelps, II; Capt. Joseph Phelps, Sr.; Lt. Cornelius Phelps, Sr; Mary Phelps; Samuel Phelps and 6 others

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About William Phelps

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Biography

William Phelps, Sr. was born in 1669 in Windsor, Connecticut, to Timothy Phelps and Mary (Griswold) Phelps.<ref name = "Phelps and Servin Book">Oliver Seymour Phelps and Andrew Tinkey Servin, The Phelps Family of America and Their English Ancestors : With Copies of Wills, Deeds, Letters, and Other Interesting Papers, Coats of Arms and Valuable Records, Volume I, pp. 93-97, 109 (Eagle Publishing Co., Pittsfield 1899). Copy available at https://archive.org/details/phelpsfamilyofam01phel.</ref>
William and Abigail Mudge married on December 7, 1699.<ref name = "C.A. Torrey NE Marriages Book">Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, p. 576 (Geneaological Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore 1985). Copy available at https://books.google.com/books?id=mOgK8dM9qqUC&pg=PA576&lpg=PA576&d....</ref>,<ref name = "Phelps and Servin Book" /> Abigail passed away on April 24, 1705, shortly after the birth of the couple's second child.<refname = "Phelps and Servin Book" /> The couple had two known children,both born in Windsor, including William Phelps, Jr. (b. 16 Mar 1702, m. a Moore, m2. Anna Bishop) and Ebenezer (b. 2 Apr 1704, m. Mindwell Eggleston).<ref name = "Phelps and Servin Book" /> William and Ruth Barber (b. 24 Jul 1683 to Samuel and Ruth (Drake) Barber) married in 1706.<ref name = "Rixford Royal Families Book">Elizabeth May Leach Rixford, Families Directly Descended From All the Royal Families in Europe (495 to 1932) and Mayflower Descendants, p. 50 (Burlington, Vt., Free press printing co., 1932). Copy available at https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=wu.89062952932;view=1up;seq=96.</ref>,<ref name = "Phelps and Servin Book" /> The couple had three knownchildren, including Caleb Phelps (b. 11 Jan 1708, m. Mary Moore, m2. Mary Henderson), Jacob Phelps (b. 18 Jan 1711, m. Abigail Alvord), andRuth (Phelps) Phelps (b. 23 Jan 1713, m. Samuel Phelps).<ref name = "Phelps and Servin Book" />

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See also,

  • Tom Bredehoft, information is from LDS FamilySearch User Submitted Trees. Click the Changes tab for the details of edits by Tom and others.
  • "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/9981-M5X : accessed 5 October 2012), entry for William PHELPS.
  • HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF STONINGTON, County of New London, Connecticut, from its first settlement in 1649 to 1900, by Richard Anson Wheeler, New London, CT, 1900, p. 537

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William Phelps's Timeline

1669
February 4, 1669
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1702
March 16, 1702
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1705
April 2, 1705
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1708
January 11, 1708
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1711
January 18, 1711
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1713
January 23, 1713
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1733
April 24, 1733
Age 64
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony