Ebenezer Eddy

Male 1705 - 1768  (63 years)


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  • Born 9 Jan 1704/5  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Religion 24 Apr 1732  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Ebenezer Eddy was listed as having a side gallery pew in the meetinghouse in the East Precinct. 
    Married 4 Apr 1737  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Ruth Ward, the daughter of Eleazer and Deliverance (Throwbridge) Ward. She was born on 19 May 1710 in Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts and she died 15 December 1768 in Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. Sarah Eddy (1737-____)
    2. Thomas Eddy (1739-____)
    3. Abel Eddy (1741-____)
    4. Tabitha Eddy (1743-____)
    5. Eunice Eddy (1746-____)
    6. Enoch Eddy (1748-1768)
    7. Jemima Eddy (1751-____)
    8. Ruth Eddy (1755-____) 
    Military 11 Nov 1756  [2
    He joined in the Crown Point Expedition and served for seven weeks. 
    Military 5 Jan 1759  [2
    He was as a member of Captain Edward Davis' Company, Col. John Chandler Jr.'s Regiment, which marched to the relief of Fort William Henry in August 1757. He was mustered out at Worcester, Massachusetts on 5 January 1759. 
    History 1762  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Upon his father's death in 1762, Levi Eddy, then 16 years of age, chose his uncle, Ebenezer as a guardian. 
    Died 15 Dec 1768  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Siblings 7 siblings 
    Person ID I12711 
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2017 

    Father Samuel Eddy,   b. 4 Jun 1668, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1746, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Woodward,   b. 8 May 1664, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1753  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1693  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1014  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jan 1704/5 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Ebenezer Eddy was listed as having a side gallery pew in the meetinghouse in the East Precinct. - 24 Apr 1732 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Ruth Ward, the daughter of Eleazer and Deliverance (Throwbridge) Ward. She was born on 19 May 1710 in Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts and she died 15 December 1768 in Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts. Issue: 1. Sarah Eddy (1737-____) 2. Thomas Eddy (1739-____) 3. Abel Eddy (1741-____) 4. Tabitha Eddy (1743-____) 5. Eunice Eddy (1746-____) 6. Enoch Eddy (1748-1768) 7. Jemima Eddy (1751-____) 8. Ruth Eddy (1755-____) - 4 Apr 1737 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - Upon his father's death in 1762, Levi Eddy, then 16 years of age, chose his uncle, Ebenezer as a guardian. - 1762 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Dec 1768 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S451] Martyn, Charles. The William Ward Genealogy - The History of the Descendants of William Ward of Sudbury, Mass. 1638-1925, (New York: Artemas Ward, 1925).

    2. [S218] Eddy, Ruth Story Devereux. The Eddy Family in America, (Boston: The Eddy Family Association, 1930).

    3. [S463] Bond, Henry. Genealogies of the Families and Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts including Waltham and Weston, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860).

    4. [S452] Woodward, Norma Slater. Descendants of Richard Woodward New England 1589-1982, (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1982).

    5. [S663] Chapman, F. W. The Trowbridge Family, (New Haven, Connecticut: Punderson Crisand and Co, 1872).

    6. [S661] Daniels, George F. History of the Town of Oxford, Massachusetts, (Oxford, Massachusetts: by the author, 1892).

    7. [S456] Jackson, Francis. A History of the Early Settlement of Newton, County of Middlesex, Massachusetts, from 1639 to 1800, (Boston: Stacy and Richardson, 1854).

    8. [S664] Patterson, Shirley Drury. "Capt. Charles A. Towne Collection", (About Towne volume IX, number 2, 2 June 1989).

    9. [S665] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Newton, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1905).



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