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Gabriel 'Woodmancy' Woodmansee
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Birth: unknown, England
Death: Sep., 1688
New London
New London County
Connecticut, USA

Gabriel is believed to be born between 1640 and 1645.

The Woodmansee name and early ancestors resided in Yorkshire County, England. The direct ancestor was a Thomas Woodmansee, of whose family GABRIEL is the immagrant and of our direct line for which we have knowledge. Other Woodmansee's had preceded him and encouraged him to come to this country. It is of record that GABRIEL WOODMANSEE - born in Yorkshire County, New England, of a family dating back to 1530 (English records)emigrated to the Connecticut Colony where in November 1665 at New London he purchases a homestead overlooking the blue waters of the Thames River on what was in 1852 Shaw's Neck and Truman street. In his mid twenties he found his wife, Sarah ???, among already established settlers. Several of the other Woodmansees are buried in the New London Cemetery and nearby burial grounds.

Gabriel is believed to be born between 1640 and 1645. He died in 1688 leaving Sarah with several young children.


Gabriel and Sarah's children were probably all born in New London, Connecticut:
William, 1668-1737
Thomas, 1670- abt. 1733
Sarah, 1672- 1723
Joseph, 1676-
Richard,1678-bef. March 1709
John, 1681-
Gabriel 1785/86, 1720

Father: Thomas Woodmansee,1595-1667
Mother: Margaret Clement, 1600-1670

Family links: 
  Sarah Woodmansee Ricks (1647 - 1690)
  Thomas Woodmansee (1670 - 1733)*
  Sarah Woodmansee Nettleton (1672 - 1723)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Max
Record added: Apr 17, 2011
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