When David M. Weed was born on 13 December 1745, in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Samuel Weed Sr, was 28 and his mother, Hannah Waterbury, was 29. He married Jerusha Chichester on 10 August 1797, in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.
English: nickname for an irascible person, from Middle English wed(e) ‘mad, crazy’. The name is also possibly from the Middle English noun wede in one of its senses, ‘weed’ or ‘garment, habit’.
Americanized form of Dutch Weeda .