The Worland Family in America and Beyond

I began my life in the Puget Sound area of Washington State, on an island filled with forests and wild rhododendrons. I was separated from my Worland family there at an early age. Recently, I was reunited with my family and learned of my heritage. And so, this journey to know my ancestors began. The Worlands, Gideons, Newtons, Conards... they were the colonists, the settlers, the pioneers. They fought in the American Revolution, the War of 1812, the Civil War. This is their story, and the story of a nation. -Deci Worland MacKinnon

Showing posts with label Parmelee. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Parmelee. Show all posts

Thursday, October 28, 2010

May 1730, Connecticut

May 8, 1730- Sarah Doolittle, wife of Abel Parmalee, dies following childbirth at the age of 26 in Litchfield, Connecticut. The infant, Sarah, does not survive.
Before her marriage to Abel Parmalee, Sarah Doolittle had a "natural" child by Henry Williams of Haddam, Martha, born September 10, 1722 in Wallingford. Sarah and Henry never married. The little girl died in 1725.
Sarah Doolittle was the daughter of Theophilus Doolittle and Thankful Hall. Abel Parmelee would later wed Mary Beecher.

May 27, 1730- Thomas Doolittle marries Sarah Abernathy in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut.

(Sarah Doolittle and Thomas Doolittle are my first cousins 9 times removed. They are first cousins. Our common ancestors are Abraham Doolittle & Abigail Moss.)
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Wednesday, October 27, 2010

April 1730, Connecticut

April 4, 1730- Sarah Parmelee is born to Abel Parmelee & Sarah Doolittle in New Haven, Connecticut. Both child and mother died shortly after the birth.

(Sarah Parmelee is my second cousin 8 times removed. Our common ancestors are Abraham Doolittle & Abigail Moss..)
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Friday, October 8, 2010

May 1729, Connecticut

May 28, 1729- Abel Parmelee marries Sarah Doolittle in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut. The marriage would be short, Sarah would die the following year shortly after the birth of their only child, Sarah. The infant did not survive.
Abel would go on to wed Mary Beecher in 1731.
Earlier, 1722, Sarah had given birth to a "natural" child by Henry Williams of Haddam. The two would never marry and their child Martha died in 1725.

(Sarah Doolittle is my first cousin 9 times removed. Our common ancestors are Abraham Doolittle & Abigail Moss.)
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