Anders Welton

29 January 1774–3 May 1846 (Age 72)
Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Anders

When Anders Welton was born on 29 January 1774, in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Moses Welton, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth Betia Wooster, was 21. He married Damaris Welton about 1791, in Oxford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Oxford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States for about 20 years. He died on 3 May 1846, at the age of 72, and was buried in Oxford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

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Anders Welton
Damaris Welton
Marriage: about 1791
Eloisa Welton
Thomas A Welton
Eleazer Welton
Pheba Welton
Elizabeth Welton
Almira Welton

Spouse and Children

about 1791
Oxford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 7

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 20

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Welton, for example in Cumbria, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, and East Yorkshire, from Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew Welton, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Andrew Welton, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Andrew Welton, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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