Deacon Seth Staples

Deacon Seth Staples

Death 20 Mar 1778 (aged 78–79)
Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 86145805 · View Source
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Veteran of the Revolutionary War

Seth was a son of John Staples of Taunton (1671-1748) and Hannah Leach of Plymouth (1680-1757).

Seth married Hannah Standish on January 4, 1722 in Plympton, Plymouth county, Province of Massachusetts Bay. They had children:
Hannah 1722
Sarah 1725
she married Daniel Wilde
Susanna 1727
she married Job White
Anne August 18, 1730
she married Joseph Richmond
Mary 1732
Zerviah January 27, 1739/40
John April 23, 1742
Ruth April 3, 1744
she married Oliver Soper

Grandfather of Seth Perkins Staples, co-founder of Yale Law School.


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Seth, Dea., small pox, Mar. 20, 1778. [in 79th y., G.R.51. in T., P.R.15.]



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