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Lydia "Leaddy" Colver Collver
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Birth: 1704
Groton
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: unknown
Schooleys Mountain
Morris County
New Jersey, USA

Born about 1704. Married Thomas Colver Nov. 25, 1726 at the First Congregational Church, Stonington CT. Her father Ephraim Colver is her father-in-law's youngest uncle. So, Lydia and her husband Thomas's father (John Colver 1670-1760) are first cousins.

No gravestone documented. Lydia's burial location is unknown, but the likely location is the Colver Family Burial Ground established by her cousin John Colver (d.1760). After John Colver's death the Burial Ground was on the parcel of land inherited by her husband Thomas' brother Robert Colver; with Thomas and Lydia having the adjacent parcel later inherited by Thomas and Lydia's eldest son Amos. Amos, son of Thomas and Lydia, and Amos' wife (her name is unknown) are buried here according to instructions in Amos' will.

Children:
Amos
Simon
Ephraim
Lydia
daughter
Thomas

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Ephraim Colver (1656 - 1709)
  Mary Packer Colver (1660 - 1725)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Colver (1704 - 1786)
 
 Children:
  Amos Colver (1743 - 1810)*
  Simon Collver (1745 - 1828)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Colver Family Burial Ground
Schooleys Mountain
Morris County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: E. Everett
Record added: Apr 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50653513
 

 
 
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