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 Thankful Anna <I>Ray</I> Hurd

Thankful Anna Ray Hurd

Haddam, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Death 17 Mar 1836 (aged 76)
Southington, Trumbull County, Ohio, USA
Burial Southington, Trumbull County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 24430915 · View Source
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Name Thankfull Ray
Gender Female
Birth Date 05 Jul 1759
Father's Name Isaac Ray
Mother's Name Hannah

Anna married Seth Hurd on January 2, 1782 in Haddam, Middlesex County, Connecticut. To this union, 9 children were born. She is buried next to her husband, Seth.

1) Smith 5 Jan 1783 CT-8 Apr 1875 OH - Smith was married and had one child before coming to Ohio. He settled in the southern part of the township and afterwards moved to the center. He died in 1875 in his ninety-fourth year.

2) Esther (Moses) WRIGHT b. 28 Jan 1785 Colebrook, CT, d. 21 May 1873 Kirtland, OH. They settled in Austinburg, Ashtabula Co. Ohio

3) Hannah (Daniel) MILLS 1789 CT-29 Aug 1867 CT. She and Daniel remained in CT

4) Edith (Lyford) MILLS moved to Ohio and settled in Geneva, Ashtabula Co.

5) Joy Seth 14 Dec 1793 CT-12 Mar 1875 OH Wife: Nancy Hudson, raising their family in Southington, later moving to Geneva and dying in Cleveland.

6) Comfort 19 Apr 1796 CT-20 Aug 1851 Southington, OH Wife: Sarah Hyde, Parents of 6 children.

7) Freedom 19 Mar 1799-26 Mar 1869 Portage, OH, Wife: Hannah More of Parkman. Father of 8 children.

8) Harmon Wife: Hannah Norton, Father of 5 children: Amy CURTIS, Martin HURD, Esther LONG.

9) Isaac 19 Mar 1804-1 Jan 1880 OH 1st Wife: Lucretia Viets. They had 8 children together. 2nd Wife: Lettie Hess.

Seth and Thankful Anna first lived in Colebrook, CT in 1808, then settled in Litchfield Co, CT. They swapped their farm for two 320 acre lots in Ohio to make a living in farming. To get there they had to go by wagon across the Allegheny Mountains, so Seth and Thankful and their 6 sons set out for Ohio. The daughters married and remained in CT some time after their parents came to Ohio.

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  • Maintained by: Shannon Watts Michael
  • Originally Created by: Beca
  • Added: 6 Feb 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24430915
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thankful Anna Ray Hurd (5 Jul 1759–17 Mar 1836), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24430915, citing Southington Center Cemetery, Southington, Trumbull County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Shannon Watts Michael (contributor 48166414) .