Jun. 22, 1751 East Haddam Middlesex County Connecticut, USA
Jun. 27, 1841 Shelburne Chittenden County Vermont, USA
Daniel Isham was born in Hadlyme Parish of East Haddam, Conn.
FATHER: Joshua Isham
MOTHER: Abigail Crocker
1ST WIFE: Rhoda Lord (m. Nov.25, 1773)
2ND WIFE: Mrs. Hannah Nichols (m. Mar. 11, 1826)
1. Anna (b. Nov. 23, 1774, Shelburne, VT) 2. David (b. Dec. 11, 1776) m. Mary Greene 3. Daniel (b. Jan. 17, 1799) m. Mary Hull 4. William Lord (b. May 8, 1781) m. Hannah Greene 5. Ira (b. Jan. 30, 1784) d. young 6. Rhoda (b. Mar. 22, 1787) m. Russell K. Lawrence 7. Joshua (b. April 4, 1789) m. Lucy Warren 8. Ira (b. Feb 4, 1792) m. Phoebe Lockwood 9. Lydia (b. Sept. 2, 1794) m. Phineas Brewster 10. Julius (b. Dec. 28, 1796) m. Louisa Severance
ADD'L INFO: Daniel Isham was a Revolutionary soldier, although printed Revolutionary War Rolls do not contain his name. The Pension Report of 1834 shows that "Daniel Isham, residing in Chittenden county, Vt., " a private, aged 84 in 1834, was receiving a pension. In 1781 Daniel Isham was living at Halifax, Vt., but some years later he had joined his relatives at Shelburne or St. George.
SOURCE: Book "AN INDEX OF THE ISHAMS IN ENGLAND AND AMERICA" Compiled by Edward Paul Isham (Nov. 1984)Pages 147, 148.
Sources named in book are..."Bible record owned by George Brewster of Irasburg, Vt.; letter of Myra Owen, Hinsdale, N.H.,letter of Mrs. Carrie A. MacMurphy, South Burlington, Vt., Aug. 16, 1909."