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Deacon Abraham Augur

Deacon Abraham Augur

Male 1724 - 1798  (74 years)

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  • Name Abraham Augur 
    Prefix Deacon 
    Born 1724  East Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Graduation 1738  [1
    Agency: Hopkins? Grammar School 
    History 8 Jul 1740  [1
    When his father died, he chose, and the court appointed, John Potter, Jr., as his guardian. 
    Married To 21 May 1746  Woodbridge, Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Elizabeth Bradley, probably the daughter of Eldad Bradley of Woodbridge, Connecticut. She was born in 1725 and died 6 November 1764.

    Issue:
    1. Martha Augur (1746-1820)
    2. Elizabeth Augur (1748-1749)
    3. Hezekiah Augur (1750-1818)
    4. Rhoda Augur (1750-1821)
    5. Phebe Augur (1752-1813
    6. Lydia Augur (1753-1802)
    7. Chloe Augur (1756-1774)
    8. Huldah Augur (1758-1833)
     
    Religion 4 May 1749  Woodbridge, Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He came to Amity Parish (Woodbridge) after 1740, and was admitted to full communion there. He removed to New Haven, probably after the death of his first wife, and joined the White Haven Church, made up largely of a faction termed "New Eights" who had withdrawn from the First Church. On June 20, 1771, twenty-seven persons, most of them from the White Haven Church, on confession of their faith were organized into a new church then called the Fair Haven Church, among whom were Abraham Augur and his wife Sarah, and Timothy Ford. 
    Married To 17 Feb 1765  [1
    Mrs.Sarah Alcock, the widow of Thomas Alcock.

    Issue:
    1. Joel Augur (1766-____)
    2. Jeremiah Augur (1768-____)
    3. Abraham Augur (____-1795)
    4. Lucie Augur (1771-____) 
    Office Held 11 Oct 1773  New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He was chosen deacon of the White Haven Church, which office he held for twenty-five years until his death. 
    Office Held 11 Dec 1775  New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He was chosen as one of a ?Committee of Inspection? to look after Tories and expose their machinations. 
    Office Held 1776 to 1785  [1
    He was a selectman of the town during the years 1776-?77, ?78, ?79, ?83, ?84, ?85. 
    Military 1778 to Aug 1779  [5
    He was a Carpenter's Mate on board the ship, Oliver Cromwell
    Died 31 May 1798  New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 6
    Buried Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gravestone of Deacon Abraham Augur
    Gravestone of Deacon Abraham Augur
    Person ID I13815  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2018 

    Father John Augur,   b. 16 Nov 1686, East Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1726, East Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth Bradley,   b. 16 Nov 1686, Branford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1780, East Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1 Jul 1710  East Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Family ID F7694  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1724 - East Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Elizabeth Bradley, probably the daughter of Eldad Bradley of Woodbridge, Connecticut. She was born in 1725 and died 6 November 1764. Issue: 1. Martha Augur (1746-1820) 2. Elizabeth Augur (1748-1749) 3. Hezekiah Augur (1750-1818) 4. Rhoda Augur (1750-1821) 5. Phebe Augur (1752-1813 6. Lydia Augur (1753-1802) 7. Chloe Augur (1756-1774) 8. Huldah Augur (1758-1833) - 21 May 1746 - Woodbridge, Haven County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - He came to Amity Parish (Woodbridge) after 1740, and was admitted to full communion there. He removed to New Haven, probably after the death of his first wife, and joined the White Haven Church, made up largely of a faction termed "New Eights" who had withdrawn from the First Church. On June 20, 1771, twenty-seven persons, most of them from the White Haven Church, on confession of their faith were organized into a new church then called the Fair Haven Church, among whom were Abraham Augur and his wife Sarah, and Timothy Ford. - 4 May 1749 - Woodbridge, Haven County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffice Held - He was chosen deacon of the White Haven Church, which office he held for twenty-five years until his death. - 11 Oct 1773 - New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffice Held - He was chosen as one of a ?Committee of Inspection? to look after Tories and expose their machinations. - 11 Dec 1775 - New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 May 1798 - New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S780] Augur, Edwin. Family history and genealogy of the descendants of Robert Augur of New Haven colony, (Middletown, Conneticut: Edward P. Augur, 1904).

    2. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com).
      Memorial ID 27285717

    3. [S110] Ancestry Family Trees.

    4. [S779] Early Connecticut Marriages, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).

    5. [S772] Connecticut Revolutionary War Military Lists, 1775-83, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999).

    6. [S194] Connecticut, Deaths and Burials Index, 1650-1934, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).

    7. [S773] Connecticut, Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection), (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006).