Eliud DEFOREST

Eliud DEFOREST

Male 1769 - 1850  (80 years)

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  • Name Eliud DEFOREST  [2
    • Age 80 years, 27 months and 26 days.

      His will was probated in Norwalk, CT., 12 January 1850, File #1231. His will is found in Book 8, pg. 194. The will states he was from New Canaan. It mentioned his wife
      Isabel DeForest;
      his son, Hiram DeForest;
      daughter, Fanny Honeywell, wife of David Honeywell;
      daughter, Sally Olmstead, wife of Lewis;
      deceased daughter, Harriet Noble, wife of Frederick Noble; deceased daughter, Mary Ann Hoyt, wife of Edmund B. Hoyt; grandson, Charles Eliud DeForest, son of his son, Edward DeForest; sons, Charles, David L and Edward DeForest. His son, Charles DeForest was the executor.
      (source:"John Heald of Cheshire England and Concord, Mass." Rootsweb WorldConnect Project) [1]
    Born 17 Jun 1769  Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Feb 1850  New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried DeForest Cemetery, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I76827  Main Tree
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2015 

    Family Isabel HOYT,   b. 2 Feb 1769, Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1854, New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1791  [2
    Children 
    +1. Sally DEFOREST,   b. 1795,   d. 21 Apr 1867, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Charles DEFOREST,   b. 22 Nov 1796, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1889, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [Birth]
     3. William DEFOREST,   b. 9 Oct 1798, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1826  (Age 27 years)  [Birth]
     4. Samuel D. DEFOREST,   b. Abt 1800,   d. 6 Sep 1812  (Age ~ 12 years)  [Birth]
    +5. David Lambert DEFOREST,   b. 6 Feb 1804, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1886, New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +6. Edward DEFOREST,   b. 7 Mar 1806, New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1856, Fairfield County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F31033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Eliud DeForest Headstone
    Eliud DeForest Headstone
    Eliud DeForest is the husband of Isabell Hoyt. He is buried in the DeForest Cemetery in Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut.

    Created by: Marcialyn
    Photo Added by: Erik Andersen

  • Sources 
    1. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    2. [S00001] "A Genealogical History of the Hoyt, Haight, and Hight Families", David W. Hoyt, (Name: Name: Providence: Printed for the Author by the Providence Press Co. Boston: Henry Hoyt - 1871;;).

    3. [S6898] Ancestry.com: Family Trees - Betit-DeFriest Family Tree by Eugene Betit.