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Ruth Seymour Stanley
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1740
Death: Jan. 22, 1782

The daughter of Thomas & Hepzibah (Merrill) Seymour, she was the wife of William Stanley and died at 42 years of age.
Their children:
Child died Nov. 7, 1767; buried in Center Church Graveyard
Child died July 17, 1778 ae 5; buried in the Center Church Graveyard

Ruth Stanley preceded her husband in death and there was no issue living when William died. In his will, he gave a silver tankard to the South Church; 12 acres of land on the west side of Hog River to his niece, Elizabeth Whitman; and to his sister, Abigail Whitman wife of Rev. Elnathan Whitman, he gave the use of the remainder of his estate. After Rev. Whitman's death, this large estate was bequeathed to the South Church in Hartford.
(Families of Early Hartford, Connecticut, p. 571-2) 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Seymour (1705 - 1767)
  Hepzebah Merrill Seymour (1712 - 1788)
 
 Siblings:
  Jared Seymour (1731 - 1781)*
  David Seymour (1733 - 1770)*
  George Seymour (1736 - 1738)*
  Hepzibah Seymour Skinner (1738 - 1791)*
  Ruth Seymour Stanley (1740 - 1782)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ancient Burying Ground
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: Nareen, et al
Record added: Aug 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40308442
Ruth <i>Seymour</i> Stanley
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 Added: Nov. 7, 2011
 
 
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