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Esther Matthews

Female 1708 - 1773  (64 years)


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  • Name Esther Matthews 
    Born 1 August 1708  Wallingford, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 April 1773  Cheshire, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Episcopal Graveyard, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Children of Benjamin and Esther (Matthews) Lewis, born at Wallingford:
      i. Bela, b. 10 Jan 1725, d. 15 May 1763 at Waterbury, m. 1st Abigail Moss (b. ca. 1727, dau of Solomon & Ruth (Peck) Moss), m. 2nd at Waterbury 15 May 1760 Damaris Prindle (b. 17 Dec 1738 at Wallingford, d. 24 Oct 1808 at Prospect, dau. of Jonathan & Elizabeth (Thompson) Prindle);
      ii. Elizabeth, b. 6 Mar 1727, m. at Wallingford 9 Dec 1746 Cornelius Johnson;
      iii. Benjamin, b. 11 Jun 1729, removed to Stockbridge, MA;
      iv. Barnabas, b. 17 Aug 1731, resided at Wells, VT, in 1807, m. at Waterbury 10 Mar 1752 Jerusha Doolittle (b. 26 Feb 1731 at Wallingford, d. 24 May 1754 at Waterbury, dau. of Ebenezer & Lydia (Warner) Doolittle), m. 2nd at Waterbury 15 Dec 1756 Deborah Brooks (b. 15 Feb 1732 at Wallingford, d. 11 Feb 1759 at Waterbury, dau. of Thomas & Desire (Bristol) Brooks), m. 3rd at Wallingford 24 Feb 1762 Rachel Curtis (b. ca. 1741, d. 6 Oct 1817 æ. 76, dau. of Enoch & Rachel (Plumb) Curtis);
      v. Jesse, b. 29 Jun 1734, d. 20 Oct 1758 at camp at Lake George, Dr.;
      vi. Caleb, b. 22 May 1736, m. at Wallingford 13 mar 1760 Abigail Moss (b. 30 Sep 1740 at Wallingford, dau. of Benjamin & Abigail (Cole) Moss);
      vii. Esther, b. 23 Oct 1738, d. 1837, m. at Wallingford 21 May 1762 Joseph Moss;
      viii. Hannah, b. 8 Mar 1741, m. at Wallingford 1 Feb 1759 Nathaniel Douglas;
      ix. Mary, b. 10 Oct 1743, d. Jan 1743/4;
      x. Amasa, b. 17 Feb 1744/5, d. 20 Dec 1815 at Cheshire, m. 1st at Wallingford 21 May 1772 Miriam Moss (b. 29 Sep 1744 at Wallingford, d. 28 Jul 1812 at Cheshire, dau. of Isaiah & Phebe (Doolittle) Moss), m. 2nd Mary;
      xi. Mary, b. 11 Jun 1747, m. at Wallingford 20 Nov 1764 Titus Doolittle;
      xii. Levi, b. 23 may 1750, d. 17 Nov 1750; and
      xiii. Levi, b. 19 Oct 1751, d. 31 Dec 1775 at Wallingford. [2]
    Person ID I31260  Schirado
    Last Modified 24 October 2000 

    Father Sergt. Caleb Matthews,   b. 24 April 1675,   d. 23 August 1755, Wallingford, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Hotchkiss,   b. 30 August 1684, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. January 1735/6, Cheshire, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 13 January 1702  New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F22510  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Dr. Benjamin Lewis,   b. 21 September 1701, Wallingford, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 January 1789, Cheshire, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 3 November 1724  Wallingford, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F22505  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S250] Wallingford Vital Records.

    2. [S88] Donald L. Jacobus, (1922-1932).

    3. [S87] New Haven Vital Records.


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