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Rebecca Bishop Tousley
Birth: Apr. 17, 1784
Cornwall
Litchfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1860
Summit County
Ohio, USA

My 4th great-Grandma.

Grandma Rebecca is from a very fine old family. Her father was Ebenezer Bishop (a doctor, I believe) and his father was Samuel Bishop of Stamford, Fairfield Co., CT. Her mother's name was Lydia Scott.

Married John Tousley about 1801. Children:
Harriet (1801-1843)
Franklin (ca 1805-aft 1860)
Aldridge (1810-1830)
Joel F. (1812-1867), my ancestor
John A. (ca 1816-1842)
Lydia Ann (ca 1818-bef 1845)
Sarah (ca 1820-ca 1850)
Ephraim (1821-?)
Edmond (1822-1839)
Mary Rebecca (1826-1862)

WILL
TOUSLEY, Rebecca of Coventry; Dated 14 June 1856; Probated 13 October 1860; sons Franklin, Ephraim, Joel; daughter Mary Rebecca Leitzer; granddaughter Rebecca Tousley; Exec: son Joel Tousley; Wit: Andrew Harris and Andrew Harris, Jr.; son Joel to be trustee for son Ephraim; granddaughter Rebecca to receive a full share after bequeaths; Testimony of witness Andrew Harris, Jr. taken in County of Heron, Ohio.

Many thanks to Elizabeth Wilkerson for stone photo and to cousin Ramona for Tousley stone grouping photo.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  John Tousley (1786 - 1851)
 
 Children:
  Harriet Tousley Lendsay (____ - 1843)*
  Aldridge Tousley (1810 - 1830)*
  Joel F Tousley (1812 - 1867)*
  John A Tousley (1816 - 1842)*
  Edmond Tousley (1822 - 1839)*
  Mary Rebecca Tousley Switzer (1825 - 1862)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
REBECCA
Wife of
J TOUSLEY
Died
Oct 17, 1860
Aged 76y 6m
 
Burial:
Pleasant Valley Cemetery
Akron
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Row 7
 
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Record added: Jun 04, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6475781
Rebecca <i>Bishop</i> Tousley
Added by: Elizabeth Wilkerson
 
Rebecca <i>Bishop</i> Tousley
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