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Edward Allyn "Edward" Colver
Birth: 1610
Somerset, England
Death: Sep. 16, 1685
Mystic
New London County
Connecticut, USA


Edward (Colver) Culver is the patriarch of the Culver Family in America, a Puritan emigrant from Middlesex, England, where John Winthrop and his son recruited a band of colonists. Edward sailed from the Port of London in 1635. Edward's name appears on the original Covenant entered into by members of the Colony at Boston for settlement of "Contentment" (later changed to Dedham, Ma.) September 10, 1636. Edward's occupation is reported as a millwright and a wheelwright.

Edward participated in the Indian Wars and in King Philip's War in 1675. For his services as Scout and Indian Fighter, Edward was rewarded with four grants of land. One of the grants he named "Chepadas" which his descendants held for many years. Edward moved to Mystic, CT. in 1668.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ann Ellis Colver (1619 - 1678)*
 
 Children:
  John Culver (1640 - 1725)*
  Joshua Colver (1642 - 1713)*
  Hannah Culver Burrows (1651 - 1733)*
  Ephraim Colver (1656 - 1709)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wightman Cemetery
Groton
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: 32-A
 
Created by: Diana L. Brace
Record added: Mar 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34831272
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Edward Allyn Edward Colver
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Rest in peace, you are not forgotten
- Honoring Our Angels
 Added: Feb. 18, 2017

- Lorraine Smith
 Added: Jan. 23, 2017
9th Great Grandfather
- Judith Wilson
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