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Nathaniel Ferris
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Birth: May 27, 1763
Greenwich
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: 1821
Greenwich
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA

The source "Abstracts of Fairfield Probate Records" compiled by Spencer P. Mead provides the following summary for Nathaniel's estate:

"Ferris, Nathaniel, sometimes called Jr., late of Greenwich, Apr. 19, 1824, letters of administration on his estate granted to Jonathan Finch and Charles Smith for Greenwich, who were ordered to advertise for claims, pages 22 and 31.
Inventory taken Apr. 21, 1824, by David Wood, Jared Smith, and Charles Smith, and filed July 1, 1824, page 31. May 1, 1824, dower of his widow, Permelia Ferris, set out, page 32. Oct. 20, 1824, necessaries allowed his widow, page 33. Dec. 22, 1824, account filed, and real estate ordered sold to pay debts, page 45. Jan. 1, 1825, real estate ordered sold to Arza Marshall, and report of sale filed, page 45.
Mar. 11, 1825, his widow, Permelia Ferris, appointed guardian of Harry, Lydia Ann, Rebecca, and Lockwood, children of decedent, page 58.
Mar. 11, 1825, estate ordered distributed to James Riley, Marilda Mead, Catherine, Clara, Nathaniel, William, Edwin or Edmond, Harry, Lydia Ann, Rebecca, and Lockwood, children of decedent, page 64. Mar. 23, 1825, estate distributed accordingly, page 64."


Nathaniel was first married to Lydia Knapp about 1789 and they were the parents of:

Catherine/abt 1790
Clarissa/abt 1792
Marilda/1794 (Mrs Alfred Mead)
William/abt 1795


second he married Jerusha Peck on 26 Feb 1804 and they were the parents of:

Angeline Adelia/10 Feb 1805
Nathaniel Peck/12 Mar 1807
Nelson/1 Apr 1809
Edwin Washington/5 Jul 1811
William Edgar/12 Mar 1814

and third he married to Permelia Smith about 1815.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Ferris (1740 - 1780)
  Mary Mackay Ferris (1741 - 1790)
 
 Spouses:
  Permelia Smith Ferris (1782 - 1856)
  Lydia Knapp Ferris (1748 - 1808)*
 
 Children:
  William Ferris (____ - 1875)*
  Nathaniel Ferris (____ - 1888)*
  Henry Ferris (1811 - 1873)*
  Lockwood Ferris (1818 - 1881)*
 
 Sibling:
  Nathaniel Ferris (1763 - 1821)
  Mary Ferris Mead (1764 - 1847)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ferris Cemetery
Greenwich
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: Sue Macduff:)
Record added: Apr 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68266695
 


- Sue Macduff:)
 Added: Jun. 1, 2011
 
 
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