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Elizabeth "Betty" Trowbridge Gregory
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1703
Stratford
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: 1786
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA

Elizabeth Trowbridge
b. 1 MAR 1702/3, Stratford, Connecticut
d. 1786, age 84.

Father: James Trowbridge
Mother: Mary Belden / Belding.
d/o Daniel Belding and Elizabeth Foote.
[3rd marriage for James].

Elizabeth Trowbridge married, first:
Mathias St. John IV
b. 1695, Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT
md. 1723, Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT
d. 1732, Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT
s/o Mathias St John III.

Children of Elizabeth Trowbridge and Mathias St. John IV:
1-.Hannah St John ROGERS b. in 1728, of age in 1749:
m. after 1732, Lemuel Rogers
2-Catherine St. John MARVIN, b. 13 Nov 1729; d. 18 Mar 1783
3-Elizabeth St. John ABBOTT b. 1731

Per contributer Lynda Lerum: source for Elizabeth's marriages can be found in a free e-book on Google, page 957, 2nd column, #6 entry in the GENEALOGICAL and MEMORIAL HISTORY of the STATE of NEW JERSEY, concerning Norwalk, CT, which confirms when she and Matthias St. John were married, and then, lists her 2nd marriage to Nehemiah Gregory.

In 1749, she married Nehemiah Gregory, s/o John Gregory III and Sarah Seeley, thereby becoming the step-mother of his children by his first wife:
1-Nehemiah Gregory II, b. ~1731, Norwalk, Fairfield, Ct., d. 11 NOV 1770.
2-Daniel Gregory, b. 1734.
3-Ruth Gregory, b. ~1738.
4-Stephen Gregory, b. 7 APR 1738.
5-Olive Gregory, b. ~1739.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Trowbridge (1664 - 1732)
 
 Spouse:
  Mathias Saint John (1695 - 1732)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth St. John Abbott (1731 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: anne
Record added: Apr 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88815193
 

In memory of Betty who married my uncle Matthias St John IV. She was the daughter of James and Mary (Belden) Trowbridge. The couple had four children: Peter, Hannah, Catherine and Elizabeth. After Matthias died she married (2) Nehemiah Gregory in 1749...(Read more)
- Holland St John
 Added: Sep. 16, 2014
Somewhere, over the rainbow, way up high....
- anne
 Added: Jul. 19, 2012
 
 
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