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Silas Newcomb
Birth: Sep. 2, 1717
Death: May 24, 1773

Wife, Submit, lived with Silas' parents 3 years before they were married. In 1741 they moved to Falltown, MA (now Leyden, Franklin Co.) They were forced to return to Lebanon in 1745 due to Indian hostilities.

Silas was elected surveyor, 1748 and fence -viewer in 1750-1751 suggeting he was a trusted individual.

"He died instantaneouly of palsy while sitting under a tree on his farm" pg. 70 (BMN) His tombstone reads:

"Here lies the Bod of Mr. Silas Newcomb who lived a sober virtuoius life, a kind tender husband & parent, after a life of serious religion died in hope of a happy imortality May 24, 1773 in the 56th year of his age."

Thanks to Dave Kulchar for sending this. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hezekiah Newcomb (1693 - 1772)
  Jerusha Bradford Newcomb (1692 - 1739)
 
 Spouse:
  Submit Pineo Newcomb (1717 - 1804)
 
 Children:
  Jerusha Newcomb Brewster (1740 - 1813)*
  Daniel Newcomb (1741 - 1794)*
  Silas Newcomb (1745 - 1792)*
  Submit Newcomb Cushman (1745 - 1814)*
  Bradford Newcomb (1747 - 1822)*
  Paul Newcomb (1752 - 1794)*
  Hanna Newcomb Guild (1754 - 1811)*
  Jesse Newcomb (1756 - 1832)*
  Calvin Newcomb (1758 - 1786)*
  Luther Newcomb (1762 - 1834)*
 
 Siblings:
  Silas Newcomb (1717 - 1773)
  Peter Newcomb (1718 - 1779)*
  Thomas Newcomb (1724 - 1753)*
  Elizabeth Newcomb Barstow (1727 - 1801)*
  Jerushe Newcomb Cleveland (1728 - 1804)*
  Jemima Newcomb Kinney (1730 - 1794)*
  James Newcomb (1732 - 1799)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Son of Hezekiah and Jerusha Bradford Newcomb - Husband of Submit Pineo
 
Burial:
Old Cemetery
Lebanon
New London County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: Missouri Duv
Record added: Apr 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14086130
Silas Newcomb
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Silas Newcomb
Added by: John Beckstein
 
Silas Newcomb
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Added by: KC
 
 
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Rest In Peace, Cousin (2C6R).
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