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 Cynthia <I>Phillips</I> Weed

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Cynthia Phillips Weed

  • Birth 16 Mar 1787 Rupert, Bennington County, Vermont, USA
  • Death 6 Jun 1823 Rupert, Bennington County, Vermont, USA
  • Burial Rupert, Bennington County, Vermont, USA
  • Memorial ID 30618247

Scynthia (Cynthia) was the 6th of 9 children (5 sons and 4 daughters) born of Elihu Phillips (1761-1799) and his wife Elizabeth Spear (1760-1839). Cynthia's siblings were: Elam, Horace, Moses, Squire, Betsey, Clarissa (1785-1868), Thankful (1796-1844), and Elihu.

Cynthia married Wm. Weed (1784-1849) by whom she had possibly eight children (3 sons and 5 daughters): Elihu Phillips (1807-1879), Selah (Seeley) Sherman (1808-1898), John Parker (b. 1810), Elizabeth (b. 1812) and 4 daughters names not known.


(1) "Rupert, VT. Historical and Descriptive 1761-1898." by George S. Hibbard, 1899, page 175

(2) mss. Vermont Birth, Marriage and Death Records, Vermont Records Center, Middlesex, Vermont

(3) 1820 US Census of Rupert, Bennington County, Vermont

(4) "The Gravestone Inscriptions of Rupert Bennington County, Vermont" by Levi Henry Elwell, 1913, page 64

Family Members



In memory of
Cynthia, Wife of
William Weed,
who died June 6th 1823
in the 37th year
of her age.
God my Redeemer lives,
And often from the skies,
Looks down and watches all my dust,
Till he shall bid it rise.





  • Created by: Chazmanbsr
  • Added: 16 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30618247
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cynthia Phillips Weed (16 Mar 1787–6 Jun 1823), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30618247, citing Kent Hollow Cemetery, Rupert, Bennington County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Chazmanbsr (contributor 46929428) .