[She gave a caudle cup by Cornelius Kierstede to the First Ecclesiastical Society for a communion cup. After the 1911 fire, this cup and other silver purchased later was sold to finance the rebuilding of the Congr. Church.
Vital Records of New Haven, Vol. 1, p. 66 "Ruth ye daughtr of Jonathan Attwater was born the last day of December 1688/9" p. 97 "Samu'll Ives & Ruth attwater was maried Jan'ry 3d 1705 by John Alling Assistant"]