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Rev Benjamin Trumbull
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Birth: Dec. 19, 1735
Hebron
Tolland County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1820
North Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA

He was graduated at Yale College A.D. 1759 and ordained Pastor of the Congregational Church in North Haven, Conn., A.D. 1760, in which relation he continued until his death, a period of almost sixty years. He composed during his ministry nearly four thousand sermons and published essays on the inspiration of the Scriptures- a history of Connecticut- a history of United States and other works for which he was honored by his Alma Mater and esteemed by his countrymen as an able Divine and an accurate historian.
Firm humble and devout He sustained with Dignity all his relations in life and died a firm and joyful Believer in his God and Savior Anticipating with expressions of praise the coming of the Lord.
He married Martha Phelps in 1760 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Trumbull (1712 - 1793)
  Mary Brown Trumbull (1708 - 1763)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Phelps Trumbull (1732 - 1825)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Trumbull (____ - 1775)*
  David Trumbull (____ - 1762)*
  Mary Trumbull Eastman (____ - 1841)*
  Benjamin Trumbull (1769 - 1850)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Trumbull (1735 - 1820)
  Asaph Trumbull (1738 - 1821)*
  Mary Trumbull Phelps (1741 - 1799)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Cemetery
North Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: Jan Franco
Record added: Jan 09, 2008
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Rev Benjamin Trumbull
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Rev Benjamin Trumbull
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Rev Benjamin Trumbull
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- Bruce Wertz
 Added: Dec. 1, 2009
 
 
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