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Zerubbabel Jerome

  • Birth 3 Apr 1715 Windham, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 1783 Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
  • Burial Unknown, Specifically: Hartford County, Connecticut
  • Memorial ID 6511744

Son of Timothy Chauncey Jerome, Sr., and Abigail Rich.
Married Phepe Cook August 30, 1738 in Meriden, Hartford County, Connecticut.
Sir Winston Churchill was the 3rd great-grandnephew to Zerubbabel.


From the DAR:
Zerubbabel Jerome, (1714-1783), served in Capt. Noadiah Hooker's company 1776.
He was born in Wallingford; died in Farmington, Conn.

Zerubbabel was one of the "first forty" who settled in the Wyoming Valley of PA and was at Forty Fort. Son Asahel settled in the Kingston area. Zerubbabel ws a private on guard duty at Boston in Capt. Noadiah Hooker's company, Colonel Wolcott's regiment, during the Revolutionary War. He had sons that patriots as well as sons who were Tories. His will mentions advances to children Mary Spencer, Thomas, Phebe Dunbar, Asahel, Jerusha Pond, Zerubbabel Jr, Robert, Chauncey, Isabel Warren and Ruth Graves. In May 1762 the General Assembly of CT appointed Zerubbabel Jerome to be an Ensign in the trainband in New Cambridge in Farmington, in the 1st regiment in the colony. [from Jerome Traver's compiled genealogy]

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  • Created by: Yvonne Avery
  • Added: 14 Jun 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6511744
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Zerubbabel Jerome (3 Apr 1715–1783), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6511744, ; Maintained by Yvonne Avery (contributor 6357947) Unknown, who reports a Hartford County, Connecticut.