James Eddy

15 February 1732–
Preston, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of James

When James Eddy was born on 15 February 1732, in Preston, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, John Eddy, was 31 and his mother, Mary Wyborn, was 30.

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Family Time Line

John Eddy
1701–1789
Mary Wyborn
1702–1751
John Eddy
1726–1820
Labeas Leveus Eddy
1730–1756
Elizabeth Eddy
1729–1808
Zephaniah Eddy
1730–
James Eddy
1732–
Mary Eddy
1734–1827
Esther Eddy
1737–1817

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Name Meaning

English (Devon): from the Middle English personal name Edwy, Old English Ēadwīg, composed of the elements ēad ‘prosperity’, ‘fortune’ + wīg ‘war’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • James Eddy, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • John Eddy and Mary Wyborn in Weyburn-Wyborn Genealogy, found in the North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000
  • James Eddy, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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