Phebe Denison

Brief Life History of Phebe

When Phebe Denison was born on 6 April 1690, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Capt. John Denison, was 43 and her mother, Phebe Lay, was 39. She married Ebenezer Billings Jr. on 2 April 1706, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 30 December 1771, in her hometown, at the age of 81, and was buried in Great Plain Cemetery, North Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ebenezer Billings Jr.
1683–1760
Phebe Denison
1690–1771
Marriage: 2 April 1706
Abigail Billings
1707–1789
Elizabeth Billings
1730–
John Billings
1708–1761
Ebenezer Billings III
1710–1759
Sanford Billings
1712–
Phebe Billings
1714–1792
Grace Billings
1716–1792
Anne Billings
1718–1754
Jabez Billings
1720–
Christopher Billings Sr
1723–
Daniel Billings
1725–1745
Nathan Billings Sr
1727–
Anna Borodel Billings
1732–1780

Sources (12)

  • Phebe Denison Billings, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Phebe Denison, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Connecticut Town Death Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): variant of Dennison .

Americanized form of a Slavic patronymic from the personal name Denis or Denys , such as Russian Denisov or Ukrainian Denysenko or Denysevych.

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

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