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 Eunice <I>Backus</I> Trumbull

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Eunice Backus Trumbull

  • Birth 2 Aug 1749 Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 3 Feb 1826 New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
  • Burial New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
  • Plot 4 Cedar Ave
  • Memorial ID 47128455

Eunice Backus, dau. of Ebenezer Backus, Esq. and his 2nd wife Eunice Dyer, b. of record Aug. 2, 1749 at Norwich, Conn. She d. Feb. 3, 1826 at New Haven, Conn., Æ 77.

On Mar. 26, 1767 at Lebanon, Conn. Eunice m. Jonathan Trumbull, Jr., s. of Gov. Jonathan Trumbull and Faith Robinson, b. Mar. 26, 1740 of record at Lebanon, Conn. Jonathan Trumbull, Jr. was the 3rd Governor of the State of Conn., a U.S. Congressman and U.S. Senator from Conn. He d. Aug. 7, 1809, Æ 70. They had five children: Jonathan (d.y.), Faith, Mary, Harriet, and Maria.

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Hale Connecticut Cemetery Database: Grove Street Cemetery (215-1), New Haven, Conn., Vol. 31, p. 259 (digital 664).

Trumbull, Eunice, relict of Jonathan, late Governor of Connecticut, d. Feb. 3, 1826.

On the day Eunice died she was 76 years old, and Ætatis suæ (i.e., Æ, "Aged," in the XX year of her Age) 77.





  • Maintained by: Don Blauvelt
  • Originally Created by: P Fazzini
  • Added: 25 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 47128455
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Eunice Backus Trumbull (2 Aug 1749–3 Feb 1826), Find A Grave Memorial no. 47128455, citing Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Don Blauvelt (contributor 46932939) .