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Descendant Register, Generation No. 1

Cornelius Knowles (Samuel /Knowles/, Richard /Knowles/, Capt.) was born OCT 1695 in Eastham, MA, and died 28 DEC 1764 in Chatham, CT. He married Elizabeth Remick on 23 SEP 1723 in Eastham, MA, daughter of Abraham /Remick/ and Elizabeth /Freeman/. She was born 12 SEP 1700 in Eastham, MA, and died 1789 in Chatham, CT.

Children of Cornelius /Knowles/ and Elizabeth /Remick/ are:
  1. Elizabeth Knowles was born ABT 1725, and died 1 NOV 1823.

  2. Mercy Knowles was born ABT 1730, and died 29 JUN 1768 in Chatham, CT.

  3. Ruth Knowles was born BEF 11 SEP 1737 in Hartford, CT, and died 4 MAR 1786 in Chatham, CT.

  4. John Knowles was born BEF 4 MAR 1738/39 in Hartford, CT, and died BEF DEC 1740.

  5. John Knowles was born BEF 28 DEC 1740 in Chatham, CT, and died BEF DEC 1764.

  6. Rebecca Knowles was born BEF 19 DEC 1742 in Chatham, CT, and died 24 JAN 1768 in Chatham, CT.

  7. Thankful Knowles was born BEF 12 OCT 1745 in Chatham, CT.

  8. James Knowlesdied BEF 1766.


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Descendant Register, Generation No. 2

Elizabeth Knowles was born ABT 1725, and died 1 NOV 1823. She married Samuel Freeman on 2 FEB 1748/49 in Chatham, CT, son of Samuel /Freeman/ and Mary /Paine/. He was born 22 NOV 1716 in Eastham, MA, and died 1749 in Chatham, CT. She married John Sears on 5 APR 1753. She married Isaac Colton on 1762, son of George /Colton/ and Mary /Hitchcock/. He was born 9 AUG 1720, and died 20 AUG 1800 in Longmeadow, MA.

Children of Elizabeth /Knowles/ and Isaac /Colton/ are:
  1. Elizabeth Colton was born 2 APR 1763.

  2. James Colton was born 25 JAN 1765.

  3. Elijah Colton was born 1767.


Mercy Knowles was born ABT 1730, and died 29 JUN 1768 in Chatham, CT. She married William Green on 28 DEC 1749 in Chatham, CT, son of William /Green/ and Desire /Bacon/. He was born 17 JUL 1721 in Barnstable, MA, and died 15 AUG 1775 in Chatham, CT.

Children of Mercy /Knowles/ and William /Green/ are:
  1. Mercy Green was born 12 JUL 1751 in Chatham, CT, and died 12 AUG 1752 in Chatham, CT.

  2. Eunice Green was born 7 JAN 1753 in Chatham, CT.


Ruth Knowles was born BEF 11 SEP 1737 in Hartford, CT, and died 4 MAR 1786 in Chatham, CT. She married Benjamin Hunt on 16 JAN 1777 in Chatham, CT. He died BEF MAR 1786.

Children of Ruth /Knowles/ and Benjamin /Hunt/ are:
  1. Person Not Viewable .


John Knowles was born BEF 4 MAR 1738/39 in Hartford, CT, and died BEF DEC 1740.

John Knowles was born BEF 28 DEC 1740 in Chatham, CT, and died BEF DEC 1764.

Rebecca Knowles was born BEF 19 DEC 1742 in Chatham, CT, and died 24 JAN 1768 in Chatham, CT. She married Walley Adams on 13 FEB 1766 in Chatham, CT.

Children of Rebecca /Knowles/ and Walley /Adams/ are:
  1. Person Not Viewable .

  2. Sarah Adamsdied 4 MAR 1853.


Thankful Knowles was born BEF 12 OCT 1745 in Chatham, CT. She married Elisha Shepard on 15 MAY 1764 in Chatham, CT.

Children of Thankful /Knowles/ and Elisha /Shepard/ are:
  1. James Shepard was born 5 APR 1765 in Chatham, CT.

  2. Elisha Shepard was born 19 MAY 1767 in Chatham, CT.

  3. Cornelius Shepard was born 2 APR 1769 in Chatham, CT.

  4. Joel Shepard was born 31 JUL 1771 in Chatham, CT, and died 5 NOV 1771 in Chatham, CT.

  5. Seth Shepard was born 12 NOV 1772 in Chatham, CT, and died 11 DEC 1772 in Chatham, CT.

  6. Joel Shepard was born 19 JUL 1774 in Chatham, CT.

  7. Seth Shepard was born 28 OCT 1776 in Chatham, CT.

  8. Eli Shepard was born 14 JAN 1779 in Chatham, CT.

  9. Chauncey Shepard was born 4 OCT 1781 in Chatham, CT.

  10. Sally Shepard was born 24 MAY 1785.


James Knowlesdied BEF 1766. He married Lydia Higgins on 23 MAR 1758 in Chatham, CT, daughter of Israel /Higgins/ and Ruth /Brown/. She was born 9 OCT 1737, and died 20 NOV 1825 in Haddam, CT.


Descendant Register, Generation No. 3

Elizabeth Colton was born 2 APR 1763.

James Colton was born 25 JAN 1765.

Elijah Colton was born 1767.

Mercy Green was born 12 JUL 1751 in Chatham, CT, and died 12 AUG 1752 in Chatham, CT.

Eunice Green was born 7 JAN 1753 in Chatham, CT. She married Abijah Hall on BEF 1772.

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Sarah Adamsdied 4 MAR 1853. She married Person Not Viewable .

James Shepard was born 5 APR 1765 in Chatham, CT.

Elisha Shepard was born 19 MAY 1767 in Chatham, CT.

Cornelius Shepard was born 2 APR 1769 in Chatham, CT.

Joel Shepard was born 31 JUL 1771 in Chatham, CT, and died 5 NOV 1771 in Chatham, CT.

Seth Shepard was born 12 NOV 1772 in Chatham, CT, and died 11 DEC 1772 in Chatham, CT.

Joel Shepard was born 19 JUL 1774 in Chatham, CT.

Seth Shepard was born 28 OCT 1776 in Chatham, CT.

Eli Shepard was born 14 JAN 1779 in Chatham, CT.

Chauncey Shepard was born 4 OCT 1781 in Chatham, CT.

Sally Shepard was born 24 MAY 1785.


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