My blog has been changed to make it more appealing for those who have New England ancestors and want to see the area through photos. Things I’ll include are typical white New England churches, libraries showing their genealogical collection, historical societies, cemeteries, war memorials, in general, anything to do with history.

For four years I’ve blogged mostly about my personal genealogy in New England (Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, and New Hampshire), New York, New Jersey, Michigan, Illinois, Wyoming, and the Eastern Townships of Quebec, Canada. I still will, can’t forget my own roots.

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Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Tombstone Tuesday - NEWELL of Connecticut (3 generations)

The Burial Ground Hill Cemetery is now known as The Oak Hill Cemetery
located at Southington, Connecticut
Samuel Newell (above)
Born:  February 19, 1685/86, Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut
Died:  February 11, 1750/51, Southington, Hartford Co., Connecticut
My 6th great-grandfather
Asahel Newell (above and below)
Born:  May 05, 1725, Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut
Died:  April 05, 1769, Southington, Hartford Co., Connecticut
My 5th great-grandfather

Mark Newell family (above and below)
Born: October 17, 1757, Southington, Hartford Co., Connecticut
Died:  January 09, 1829, Southington, Hartford Co., Connecticut

His wife, Phebe Sill
Born:  May 27, 1756, Prob. New Fairfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut
Died:  October 26, 1809, Southington, Hartford Co., Connecticut
My 4th great-grandparents
Note:  The wives of the first two Newells are buried in another cemetery.

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