Anna Chesebrough

1660–1751 (Age 90)
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Chesebrough was born on 12 October 1660, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States, her father, Nathaniel Chesebrough, was 30 and her mother, Hannah Dennison, was 17. She married Samuel Richardson Sr in 1685, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 24 February 1751, in her hometown, at the age of 90, and was buried in Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anna Chesebrough
1660–1751
Samuel Richardson Sr
1659–1712
Marriage: 1685
Samuel Richardson
1686–1688
Anna Richardson
1688–1729
Prudence Richardson
1690–1719
Samuel Richardson
1693–
Hannah Richardson
1695–
Katharine Richardson
1697–1741
Sarah Richardson
1699–
Mary Richardson
1700–1785

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1685
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States
children

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cheeseburn in Northumberland, recorded in 1286 as Cheseburgh, possibly from Old English cis ‘gravel’ + burh ‘stronghold’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Annah Richardson, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Anna Chesebrough, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Anna Chesebrough Richardson, "Find A Grave Index"

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