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: Zipporah MORSE
- MARRIAGE: ABT 1760, of Ashford,Windham,Conn.
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Ancestry of Zipporah Smith from a GEDCOM at RootsWeb by Helen S. Ullmann [email@example.com].
"More on the Smiths of Ashford, Connecticut"
Helen Schatvet Ullman
Connecticut Nutmegger, v36, pp559-564 (Mar 2004)
"Information on Samuel's death and wife Zipporah is mostly correct in the Leudemann
article, except for her conclusion that Zipporah did not remarry. A deed of 15 March 1769
reads, 'Ezra Smith of Ashford for value received owe and promise to pay Ziporah Watkins,
the now wife of Capt. William Watkins, of Ashford, Late widow of Mr. Samuel Smith'...
William Watkins' will, dated 18 December 1769 and proved 7 April 1772, named his wife
Ashford, Connecticut, Deeds
- PAGE: L:318
Ezra Smith of Ashford for value received owe and promise to pay ZiporahWatkins, the now wif
15 March 1769. William Watkins was also co-administrator with SamuelSmith of Samuel Smith'
Pomfret, Conn.,Probate District
On 8 April 1757 a note from Samuel Smith and Wm Watkins referred to AaronSmith's mother Zeporah Smith, but see the other note from Ashfordrecords, L:318, which shows that William had married Zeporah by 1769.