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Rachel Bennett Ayrault
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1823, England
Death: Apr. 19, 1907
Silver Springs
Wyoming County
New York, USA

Rachel was born in Dorsetshire, England, daughter of John and Sarah Marsh Bennett.
At the age of six Rachel sailed with her parents and two other children Leah and Simeon, from Liverpool, England. The voyage lasted six weeks, sailed through rough waters, Rachel was seasick the entire voyage.
Her father bought land in Short Tract, NY.

Rachel married twice; married in 1844 to first husband Dryas Dorey, two children were born to them, Albert born 1844 and Orinda born 1845/46. Orinda married a __?__ Bennett.
Dryas died in 1850/51. About three years later, Rachel married her second husband, George Ayrault.
Rachel and George had two children, Belle and Flora, Flora died at the age of 2 years.

Rachel died at the home of her granddaughter, Mrs. Rachel (W. H.) Fluker. Read her very interesting obit at, fultonhistory dot com, search for newspaper, Silver Springs NY Signal 1904-1907 - 1240.pdf 
Family links: 
  George Ayrault (1832 - 1904)
  Albert H Dorey (1844 - 1921)*
  Arabelle Ayrault Piatt (1853 - 1932)*
  Flora Ayrault (1855 - 1858)*
*Calculated relationship
Short Tract Cemetery
Short Tract
Allegany County
New York, USA
Created by: nmbo
Record added: Sep 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76145798
Rachel <i>Bennett</i> Ayrault
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