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Urana Starr Parsons
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1765
Danbury
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 30, 1848
Ridgefield
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA

She was remembered as an old lady of a happy disposition, who amused the children with interesting stories of her early days. Her husband Abraham Parsons b. Feb 19, 1764, a farmer in Reading, enlisted at the age of 18 in the army of the Revolution. At the close of the war, gave up his gun, taking a receipt therefor, which was afterward accepted as evidence of service, for which he drew a pension of $40 a year. He died March 16, 1852 at Ridgefield.

Their children:

Starr, b. Feb 15, 1793, d. Jan 25, 1867.
He m. Oct 15, 1814, Elizabeth Spear, b. April 6, 1792; 9 children.

Betsey, b. April 20, 1794, d. June 1868.
She married Rufus H. Picket of Ridgefield; 4 children.

Laura, b. Feb 18, 1798, d. Sept 20, 1835.
She married March 27, 1833, Moses Gregory Betts of Reading.

Taken from "A History of the Starr Family", by Burgis Pratt Starr, 1879 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Starr (1748 - 1776)
  Christiana Church Rockwell (1745 - 1811)
 
 Sibling:
  Urana Starr Parsons (1765 - 1848)
  Martin Starr (1767 - 1830)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Starr Dust
Record added: Mar 29, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107517770
 


- Andrew Hahn
 Added: Aug. 23, 2013

- Starr Dust
 Added: May. 6, 2013
 
 
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