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Moses AXTELL's other family: with Tamar CURTIS (1761- )

Family of Moses AXTELL and Bethsheba PEAK

Husband: Moses AXTELL (1755-1813)
Wife: Bethsheba PEAK (1769-1848)
Children: Tamar AXTELL (1788- )
Moses AXTELL (1790-1880)
Abigail AXTELL (1792-1857)
Sally AXTELL ( - )
Sally Pamilia AXTELL (1797-1864)
David AXTELL (1799-1845)
Ann AXTELL ( - )
Joseph AXTELL (1802-1884)
John AXTELL (1805-1882)
George AXTELL (1807-1861)
Rufus AXTELL (1810-1827)
Marriage 1788 (app) New Britain, , , USA 1,2

Husband: Moses AXTELL

Name: Moses AXTELL 1,2,3
Sex: Male
Father: Daniel AXTELL (1734-1799)
Mother: Elizabeth WHITTEMORE (1735?-1812)
Birth 11 Jan 1755 Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA 4
Witness 16 Dec 1773 (age 18) Boston Tea Party; Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Death 25 Mar 1813 (age 58) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 5,6
Burial 1813 Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 3,5,6

Wife: Bethsheba PEAK

Name: Bethsheba PEAK 2,3
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1769 New York, USA 7
Death 24 Apr 1848 (age 79) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 5,6
Burial 1848 Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 3,5,6

Child 1: Tamar AXTELL

Name: Tamar AXTELL 1,2
Sex: Female
Spouse: Nathaniel COOK ( - )
Birth 1788 USA

Child 2: Moses AXTELL

Name: Moses AXTELL 2,8
Sex: Male
Spouse: Lillah SHERMAN (1794-1875)
Birth 29 Oct 1790 New York, New York, USA 2,7,8
Baptism 2 Mar 1839 (age 48) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 9
Census 1880 (age 85 (!)) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 8
Death 22 Oct 1880 (age 89) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 2,7
Burial 1880 Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA

Child 3: Abigail AXTELL

Name: Abigail AXTELL 1,2
Sex: Female
Spouse: Nicholas SLITER (1782?-1864)
Birth 6 Apr 1792 USA
Death 18 Oct 1857 (age 66 (!)) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 5
Burial 1857 Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA

Child 4: Sally AXTELL

Name: Sally AXTELL 2
Sex: Female
Birth USA

Child 5: Sally Pamilia AXTELL

Name: Sally Pamilia AXTELL 1,2
Sex: Female
Spouse: Henry HESS ( - )
Birth 11 Jan 1797 USA
Death 22 Jun 1864 (age 67) USA

Child 6: David AXTELL

Name: David AXTELL 2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Susanna DENNIS ( - )
Birth 2 Jun 1799 USA
Death 16 Feb 1845 (age 45) USA

Child 7: Ann AXTELL

Name: Ann AXTELL 1,2
Sex: Female
Spouse: Daniel WOOD ( - )
Birth USA

Child 8: Joseph AXTELL

Name: Joseph AXTELL 2,8
Sex: Male
Spouse: Caroline HARPER (1803- )
Birth 1802 Delaware County, New York, USA 2,8
Baptism 1 Jan 1837 (age 34-35) Deposit, Delaware County, New York, USA 9
Census 1880 (age 76 (!)) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 8
Death 11 Jun 1884 (age 81-82) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 2,9

Child 9: John AXTELL

Name: John AXTELL 1,2,8
Sex: Male
Spouse: Mary Ann ROGERS (1820- )
Birth 25 Jun 1805 USA 2,8
Census 1880 (age 75) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 8
Death 25 Jun 1882 (age 77) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 5
Burial 1882 Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 5

Child 10: George AXTELL

Name: George AXTELL 1,2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Barbara BENEDICT (1811?-1884)
Birth 12 Oct 1807 Delaware County, New York, USA
Death 22 May 1861 (age 53) Barbourville, Delaware County, New York, USA 5
Burial 1861 Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 5

Child 11: Rufus AXTELL

Name: Rufus AXTELL 2,3
Sex: Male
Birth 13 Aug 1810 USA
Death 13 Apr 1827 (age 16) Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 2,6
Burial 1827 Deposit, Deleware County, New York, USA 3,5,6

Note on Marriage

Moses' 2nd

Note on Husband: Moses AXTELL (1)

b. in Grafton, Mass., Jan. 11, 1755. The Mass. Revolutionary War Record gives "Moses Axdel of Sutton, pt., Capt. Arthur Daggert's Co., marched on the alarm Apr. 19, 1775, served 1 mo., roll dated Roxbury Camp; also Capt. John Nichols Co., Col. Jonathan Holman's rgt.; marched Sept. 27, 1777 to reinforce Continental Army under Gen. Gates, at the northward; served 30 days." He married Tamar Curtis Mar. 30, 1779 at Charlton, Mass. He was a blacksmith by trade, and an old account book (1775-1779) written in excellent hand is still preserved by his descendants. In 1803 he settled in Barbourville (Deposit), Delaware Co., N.Y., where he followed the occupation of farming. He married (2) Bethsheba Peak (b. 1769, d. 1848); he died March 25, 1813. [AFO US]

 

Moses, 1755-1813 (Revolutionary soldier - was in Boston Tea Party, Battle of Lexington, Battle of Bunker Hill). Was armorer & blacksmith 1775-1783 [Masonville Cemeteries - dcnyhistory.org]

Note on Husband: Moses AXTELL (2)

A participant in the Boston Tea Party. See http://www.bostonteapartyship.com/participants.asp for more details. [Jon Axtell]

Sources

1"The History of Delaware County by W W Munsell 1797-1880" (http://www.dcnyhistory.org/b ooks/muntom.html).
Delaware County NY Genealogy and History. Web: http://www.dcnyhistory.org/.
2Daniel Gibson Axtell, "Axb45.ged" (File from www.axtellfamily.org).
3"dcnyhistory.org - Cemeteries in Masonville, Delaware County, New York" (http://www.dcnyhistory.org/cemma son.html).
Delaware County NY Genealogy and History. Web: http://www.dcnyhistory.org/.
4Genes Reunited, "Genes Reunited Member". Margaret Allison.
5Joyce Riedinger & Debra Kemp, "Town of Deposit cemeteries; Deposit, Delaware co., NY" (h ttp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ny/delaware/cemeteries/deposit.txt).
6"dcnyhistory.org - CETA project - Cemeteries (Andes-Deposit) [Axtells]" (http://www.dcnyhistory.org/a-dcem. html).
Delaware County NY Genealogy and History. Web: http://www.dcnyhistory.org/.
7Doug W Schneths, "Person - Doug W Schneths" (http://www.schueths .com/doug/genealogy/data/index.htm).
8"dcnyhistory.org - 1880 Federal Census - Deposit, Delaware County, New York [Axtells]" (http://www.dcnyhistory.org /joyce/cendep80.html).
Delaware County NY Genealogy and History. Web: http://www.dcnyhistory.org/.
9"dcnyhistory.org - First Baptist Church, Town of Deposit: Member list" (http://www.dcnyhistory.org /joyce/chdeposi.html).