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 David Luce, Jr

David Luce, Jr

Birth
Tisbury, Dukes County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 2 Aug 1788 (aged 69)
Windham, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Scotland, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 129133743 · View Source
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David Luce, 2nd s. and 4th child of David Luce and Elizabeth Pease, b. of record June 26, 1719 at Tisbury, Mass. He d. of record Aug. 2, 1788 at that part of the Town of Windham, now the Town of Scotland, Conn. (g.s.)

On May 24, 1759 at Windham at the Scotland Society Church, David m. Mehitable Dimock, dau. of Ensign Dimock (Joseph, Dea. Shubael, Thomas) and Abigail Tobey, b. of record Apr. 12, 1735 at Barnstable, Mass. She d. of record Jan. 20, 1795 at that part of the Town of Windham now Scotland, Conn., Æ 60 (g.s.)

David and Mehitable had eight children recorded at Windham, Conn.:

• i. Abigail Luce, b. Mar. 22, 1760, d. Jan. 1, 1827 either at Franklin or Windham, Conn. (g.s.); m. June 26, 1789 at the Scotland Soc. Ch., Elijah Sabin, Jr., s. Elijah Sabin and Anne Sluman, b. Feb. 23, 1751/2 at Norwich, Conn. He drowned at Windham Apr. 16, 1817 (g.s.). Town, church and census records indicate no known children of the marriage.

• ii. Elizabeth Luce, b. May 24, 1762, d. Mar. 12, 1845 at Windham (g.s.); m. Nov. 26, 1789 at the Scotland Soc. Ch., Asahel Kingsley, s. of Capt. John Kingsley and Mary Burnap, b. Jan. 10, 1758 at Windham. He d. Dec. 26, 1828 (g.s.) Town, church and census records indicate no known children of the marriage.

• iii. Susannah Luce, b. Aug. 26, 1764, d. Oct. 15, 1825 at Windham; m. Mar. 8, 1788 at Windham, Nathan Fuller, s. Aaron Fuller and Sarah Holt, b. Sept. 3, 1763 at Windham. He d. Apr. 25, 1852 at Windham. Eight children recorded at Windham. Nathan was the 2gr. grdson of the immigrant Lieut. Thomas Fuller and his 1st wife Elizabeth Tidd of Woburn, Mass.

• iv. David Luce, b. Dec, 3, 1766, d. young Sept. 14, 1775.

• v. Mehitable Luce, b. Dec. 18, 1768, d. unmarried Dec. 20, 1808 at Windham (g.s.)

• vi. Remember Luce, b. May 6, 1772, d. unmarried Apr. 5, 1822 at Windham (g.s.)

• vii. Alice Luce, b. Oct. 3, 1775, d. Sept. 27, 1807 at Norwich, now Huntington, Mass.; m. Feb. 7, 1798 at the Scotland Soc. Ch. as his 1st wife, Sylvester Knight, s. Samuel Knight and Betsey Elderkin, b. Feb. 27, 1773. He d. Nov. 22, 1858 at Huntington, Mass. Four known children of the marriage.

• viii. David Luce, b. Dec. 9, 1777, d. young Apr. 4, 1786.


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In Memory of Mr.
David Luce, he
Departed this Life
Auguft 2d 1788 in ye
70th Year of his age.

Death is a debt to nature due
Which I have payd & fo muft you

On the day David died he was 69 years old, and Ætatis suæ (i.e., Æ, "Aged," in the XX year of his Age) 70.


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  • Created by: Don Blauvelt
  • Added: 3 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 129133743
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David Luce, Jr (26 Jun 1719–2 Aug 1788), Find A Grave Memorial no. 129133743, citing Old Scotland Cemetery (North), Scotland, Windham County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Don Blauvelt (contributor 46932939) .