Elisha RANSOM

Elisha RANSOM

Male 1753 - 1836  (82 years)

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  • Name Elisha RANSOM  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 24 Dec 1753  Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Aug 1836  Plattsburgh, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Buried Riverview Cemetery, Chazy, Clinton Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    Person ID I45832  Main Tree
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2019 

    Father Newton RANSOM,   b. 21 Feb 1722, Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1796, Halifax, Windham Co., Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Sarah JONES,   b. Abt 1724, New London, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1804, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 01 Sep 1742  Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Married 02 Sep 1742  Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Married 21 Sep 1742  Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F04187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Irena WELLS,   b. 21 Oct 1756, Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Nov 1833, Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1776  Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Children 
     1. Irene RANSOM,   b. 03 Oct 1776, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1853, Plattsburgh, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Ichabod RANSOM,   b. 10 Mar 1778, Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1843, Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Caroline RANSOM,   b. 10 Sep 1779, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1850, Kent, Portage Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
     4. Deacon Roswell RANSOM,   b. 22 Sep 1781, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1865, Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [Birth]
     5. Philinda RANSOM,   b. 30 Apr 1783, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1853, Chazy, Clinton Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
     6. Rowena RANSOM,   b. 05 Jul 1785, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1813, Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)  [Birth]
     7. Sally RANSOM,   b. 31 Dec 1786, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1870, Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [Birth]
     8. Elisha RANSOM,   b. 03 Jan 1788, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Feb 1827  (Age 39 years)  [Birth]
     9. Sylvester Sage RANSOM,   b. 12 Nov 1790, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 May 1791, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     10. Miranda RANSOM,   b. 01 May 1792, Shelburne Falls, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Nov 1842, Montague, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [Birth]
     11. Ruby RANSOM,   b. 12 May 1794, Grand Isle, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1814  (Age 19 years)  [Birth]
    +12. Hubbell Wells Newton RANSOM,   b. 18 Mar 1798, Grand Isle, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1862, Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F02660  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Dec 1753 - Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1776 - Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Elisha Ransom and Irena Wells Headstone
    Elisha Ransom and Irena Wells Headstone
    Elisha, son of Newton Ransom and Sarah Jones, and his wife Irena Wells are buried in the Riverview Cemetery in Chazy, Clinton Co., New York.

    Created by: E. Charles Ash
    Photo added by: E. Charles Ash

  • Sources 
    1. [S02978] Riverview Cemetery Records, Chazy, New York.

    2. [S00066] "Historical Outline of the Ransom Family of America" by Wyllys C. Ransom dated 1903.

    3. [S03543] Vital Records of Shelburne, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849.

    4. [S02582] Local and Familiy Histories: CT, 1600s-1800s: New England Families, Vol. I.

    5. [S01977] Colchester, Conn. Vital Records - Town Historian.

    6. [S03407] The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records: Colchester, Colebrook, Columbia, Cornwall.

    7. [S02415] Historian, Town of Chazy, NY.

    8. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.