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  • Aaron Phelps (1734 - 1804)
    Aaron Phelps b. Suffield, Ct., 4 May 1734, m. 3 Apr., 1760, Ruth Hathaway, b. Suffield, Ct., 4 May, 1735, where she died 3 July, 1814, in her 79th year. Mr. Phelps graduated at Yale, class of 1758, stu...
  • Aaron Phelps, Jr. of Windsor (1745 - 1789)
    A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor #: A090013 * Service: CONNECTICUT Rank(s): PRIVATE* Birth: 1-26-1745 WINDSOR HARTFORD CO CONNECTICUT* Death: ...
  • Aaron Phelps, Jr. (1776 - d.)
  • Aaron Phelps, Sr. (1716 - 1776)
    Aaron Phelps was born 19 November 1716 Windsor, CT, son of Josiah Phelps and Abigail Griswold. He died Apr 26 1776 at Blandford, Hampden, Colony Of Massachusetts. Aaron Phelps married to Mercy Kent (1...
  • Abiel Phelps (1655 - 1741)
    7. Abiel Williams, born 2 September 1655; mar. Samuel PhelpsCitations * 108. 108. Henry R. Styles, The history of ancient Windsor, 1891.Links# "On 21 Jun 1678 when Samuel was 25, he first married Abiga...

About the Phelps surname


A patronymic name derived from Philip. The final "s" is a reduced form of son of (e.g. Peters, Williams. Roberts, Hopkins, etc.).