Lemuel Welch

22 December 1782–3 February 1864 (Age 81)
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Lemuel

When Lemuel Welch was born on 22 December 1782, in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Lemuel Welch, was 30 and his mother, Jerusha Gaylord, was 29. He married Nancy Anna Benton in 1810, in Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 3 February 1864, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Lemuel Welch
1782–1864
Nancy Anna Benton
1786–
Marriage: 1810
Lemuel Augustus Welch
1802–1870
Nancy Ann Welch
1814–
Julia Elizabeth Welch
1822–1903

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1810
Connecticut, United States
children

(3)

    Male1802–1870Male

    Nancy Ann Welch

    Female1814–Female

    Julia Elizabeth Welch

    Female1822–1903Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1788 · Connecticut Becomes the 5th State

Age 6

Connecticut became a state on January 9, 1788. In 1650, before it was a state, the boundary of Connecticut ran north from the westside of Greenwich Bay and the coast of the Pacific Ocean. During the 1600s, Westmoreland County was in Connecticut when the boundaries were changed Westmoreland County went to Pennsylvania.
1804

Age 22

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

1 English: ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh .2 German: variant of Welk .3 Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Welsch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lemuel Welch in entry for Julia Elizabeth Phelps, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Lemuel Jr. Welch, "Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997"
  • Lemuel Jr. Welch, "Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997"

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