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Phebe Jerome Dunbar
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1741
Meriden
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 26, 1776
Waterbury
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA

The date of birth listed is actually the date of her baptism. She was the daughter of Zerubbabel Jerome and Phebe Cook Jerome.
Phebe and her husband Moses Dunbar were 3rd cousins, both descendants of John Hall and Jane Woolen. They married early in life and had seven children, at least two of whom died in infancy or early childhood. Phebe herself
died in 1776, her husband said because of the stress caused by his Loyalist leanings and the ensuing controversy, as well as some kind of sickness that had plagued the family for the better part of a year. A child of theirs also died in 1776, though I cannot make out the record to tell which month. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Zerubbabel Jerome (1715 - 1783)
 
 Spouse:
  Moses Dunbar (1746 - 1777)
 
 Children:
  Dana Dunbar (1770 - 1842)*
  Zina Dunbar (1773 - 1852)*
 
 Sibling:
  Phebe Jerome Dunbar (1741 - 1776)
  Jerusha Jerome Pond (1750 - 1828)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Linda
Record added: Sep 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58860625
 

A strong and courageous young woman!! Rest in peace, Phebe...
- Keeper of the Stars
 Added: Apr. 6, 2011
Rest in peace, 6th great grandmother. Your life was hard. I trust you are enjoying your reward in heaven.
- Linda
 Added: Sep. 18, 2010
 
 
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