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Rev. Ephraim Woodbridge

Rev. Ephraim Woodbridge

Male 1680 - 1725  (45 years)

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  • Name Ephraim Woodbridge  [1
    Title Rev. 
    Born 25 Jun 1680  Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Graduation 1701  Harvard College, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Church Affiliation 9 Nov 1704  Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Ordained, Congregational church. Called as minister of Groton First Church. 
    Divines
    Divines
    How beautiful upon the mountains
    are the feet of him who brings good news,
    who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness,
    who publishes salvation,
    who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.”
    Died 1 Dec 1725  Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Avery-Morgan Burial Ground, Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rev Ephriam Woodbridge (1680-1725) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Rev Ephriam Woodbridge (1680-1725) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Memorial ID 70822901
    Person ID I25749  Dickinson
    Last Modified 17 May 2020 

    Father John Woodbridge, VII,   b. 1644,   d. 13 Nov 1691, Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Abigail Leete,   b. 24 Mar 1643, Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1710, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 26 Oct 1671  Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F8007  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Morgan,   b. 8 Jan 1674 
    Married 4 May 1704  Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Dudley Woodbridge,   b. 21 Apr 1705, Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1790  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     2. Paul Woodbridge,   b. 12 Mar 1708, Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1778  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
     3. Augustus Woodbridge,   b. 29 Oct 1710, Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Hannah Woodbridge,   b. 9 Feb 1714, Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     5. Mary Woodbridge,   b. 27 Oct 1719, Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1796, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     6. Oliver Woodbridge,   b. 3 Dec 1723, Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F8020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jun 1680 - Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - 1701 - Harvard College, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 May 1704 - Groton, New London, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Affiliation - Ordained, Congregational church. Called as minister of Groton First Church. - 9 Nov 1704 - Groton, New London, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Dec 1725 - Groton, New London, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Avery-Morgan Burial Ground, Groton, New London, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S657] The Woodbridge record: being an account of the descendants of the Rev. John Woodbridge, of Newbury, Mass, Louis Mitchell, (New Haven: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1883), 21.

    2. [S657] The Woodbridge record: being an account of the descendants of the Rev. John Woodbridge, of Newbury, Mass, Louis Mitchell, (New Haven: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1883), 11.

    3. [S318] Connecticut, Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection), Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006), [Original data: White, Lorraine Cook, ed. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records. Vol. 1-55, Groton Vital Records 1704-1853 (Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1994-2002) , 240, accessed 11 Jun 2020.