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Daniel Douglas
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Birth: 1771
New London
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1837
New London
New London County
Connecticut, USA

* Is a 4th great grandson of Pilgrim Ruling Elder William Brewster (c.1566-1644) & his wife Pilgrim Mary "Mayflower" (Wentworth?) Brewster (1569-1627) > Elder Jonathan Brewster, Sr. > Grace Brewster > Mary Wetherell > Sarah Denison > William Douglas, Jr. > Daniel Douglas

father: William Douglas, Jr. (1731-1805)
mother: Mary Lucas (1734-1816)

* Is one of eleven siblings:

1.) William Douglas, III (1753-unknown), m. Lucretia Caulkins
2.) Margaret Douglas (1755-unknown), m. Joseph Tinker
3.) Mary Douglas (1757-unknown), m. Stephen Morgan
4.) Caleb Douglas (1760-unknown), m. Grace Morgan
5.) Ivory Douglas (1761-uknown), m. Phebe Smith
6.) Samuel Douglas (1763-unknown), m. Deborah Morgan
7.) Jonathan Douglas (1765-unknown), m. Abigail Lay
8.) Sarah Douglas (1767-unknown), dies young
9.) self, Daniel Douglas (1771-1837), m1. Lucy Douglas (1773-1806), m2. Amelia Douglas (1779-1868), m3? Deborah Morgan
10.) Josiah Douglas (1772-unknown), m. Mary Griswold, m. Elizabeth Starr
11.) Richard Douglas (1774-unknown)

* October 2, 1794; New London, (New London), Connecticut, USA
(age 23) marries Lucy Douglas; she is 21. They have six children:

1.) Gurdon Douglas (1794-1825)
2.) Lucy Douglas (1797-1876)
3.) Daniel William Douglas (1799-1868)
4.) Christopher George Douglas (1801-unknown)
5.) Josiah Douglas (1803-1886)
6.) Edwin Lucas Douglas (1805-unknown)

* about 1806
(age 35) remarries Amelia Douglas; she is 27. Their fathers are brothers, and their mothers are sisters. Therefore, Daniel & Amelia are double-first-cousins as well as husband & wife. She gives him nine more children:

7.) Captain George Douglas (1807-1862), m. Nancy M. Champlin (1819-1854)
8.) William Douglas (1809-unknown)
9.) Oliver Pratt Douglas (1811-unknown)
10.) Amelia Elizabeth Douglas (1813-1816)
11.) Randolph Douglas (1815-unknown/before 1900), m. Sarah Emma Moore (1814-1900)
12.) Richard Douglas (1817-1863)
13.) William Douglas (1819-unknown)
14.) Mary Elizabeth Douglas (1821-1834)
15.) Amelia Cecelia Douglas (1824-1871)

* Some records suggest that he also married Deborah Morgan.

* Dies November 11, 1837; New London, (New London), Connecticut, USA
66 years
cause of death: unknown

* Is buried near two of his wives and five of his children in Section 20 of:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
New London
(New London county)
Connecticut
United States

1.) Lucy Douglass, wife of Daniel, died March 20, 1806, age 33 years
2.) Daniel Douglass, died November 11, 1837, age 66 years
3.) Gurdon Douglass, died August 25, 1825, age 30 years
4.) Amelia Douglass, wife of Daniel, died December 24, 1868, age 90 years
5.) Amelia E. Douglass, died September 20, 1815, age 3 years
6.) Mary E. Douglass, died April 17, 1834, age 13 years
7.) Amelia C. Douglass, daughter of Daniel & Amelia, died June 17, 1871, age 47 years
8.) Nancy M. Douglass, wife of Captain George & daughter of Sam. & Maria Champlin, born August 1, 1819, died May 5, 1854
9.) Captain George Douglass, died September 16, 1862, age 56 years 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Douglas (1731 - 1805)
  Mary Lucas Douglass (1733 - 1816)
 
 Spouses:
  Lucy Douglas Douglas (1773 - 1806)*
  Amelia Douglas Douglas (1779 - 1868)*
 
 Children:
  Gurdon Douglas (1794 - 1825)*
  Daniel William Douglas (1799 - 1868)*
  Christopher G. Douglass (1801 - 1879)*
  Josiah Douglass (1803 - 1886)*
  Edwin Lucas Douglas (1805 - 1867)*
  George Douglas (1807 - 1862)*
  Amelia Elizabeth Douglas (1813 - 1816)*
  Mary Elizabeth Douglas (1821 - 1834)*
  Amelia Cecelia Douglas (1824 - 1871)*
 
 Sibling:
  William Douglass (1753 - 1822)*
  Daniel Douglas (1771 - 1837)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
New London
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Section 20
 
Created by: David Christopher Benton
Record added: Aug 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115732285
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