Rev. 27 Aug. 1999, Gen. 516

 

DESCENDANTS OF ABIGAIL GRAVES AND DANIEL GRISWOLD

OF NH & NY

 

 

GENERATION 1

 

Abigail Graves (1) may have been born about 1760. She married Daniel Griswold on 17 June 1779 in Walpole, NH. He was baptized 23 Feb. 1755 in Killingworth, CT. He moved to Walpole, NH with his parents. He served in the Revolutionary War, Sargent's Mass. Regiment. He was detached for service with Knowlton's Rangers, was captured at Fort Washington, imprisoned two years, and returned to New Hampshire. The first 3 children of Abigail and Daniel were born in Walpole, NH, and the fourth one in NY.

Abigail apparently died by 1829, since Daniel married again on 26 Oct. 1829 to Laura Bolster. Most of this information is from The Griswold Family, England-America, pub. by the Griswold Family Association of America, vol. 3, 1943, pp. 52-53, and vol. 7, 1983, p. 4. (R-1)

Children - Griswold

2. Allen Griswold, bapt. 25 June 1780.

3. Abigail Griswold, bapt. 17 Nov. 1782.

4. Daniel Griswold, bapt. 17 April 1787, m. Mary S. Dunham. She was b. 1792.

+5. Elind Layard Griswold, b. 1794, m. Matilda Robinson, 1813, d. 1850.

 

 

GENERATION 2

 

CHILDREN OF ABIGAIL GRAVES (1) AND DANIEL GRISWOLD

Elind Layard Griswold (5) was born in 1794 in NY, and died after 1850. He married Matilda Robinson. She was born in 1790 and died after 1850. They were listed in the 1850 census for Beaver Twp., Beaver Co., PA. (R-1)

Children - Griswold

+6. Matilda R. Griswold, b. 1832, m. Alonzo P. Rockwell, 1851, d. 1900.

 

 

GENERATION 3

 

CHILDREN OF ELIND L. GRISWOLD (5) AND MATILDA ROBINSON

Matilda R. Griswold (6) was born in 1832 in NY, and died after 1900. She married Alonzo P. Rockwell in 1851, possibly in PA. He was born in 1827 in NY, and died after 1900. They were listed in the 1870 census for Arcadia, Trempealeau Co., WI, 1880 census for Holmwood Twp., Jewell Co., KS, and the 1900 census for Colorado Springs City, El Paso Co., CO. (R-1)

Children - Rockwell

+7. Adella Matilda Rockwell, b. 1854, m. John Wesley Bray, 1872, d. 1927.

 

 

GENERATION 4

 

CHILDREN OF MATILDA R. GRISWOLD (6) AND ALONZO P. ROCKWELL

Adella Matilda Rockwell (7) was born in 1854 in PA, and died in 1927 in NY. She married John Wesley Bray in 1872 in WI. He was born in 1849 and died in 1916, both in NY. (R-1)

Children - Bray

+8. Cora Emma Bray, b. 1881, m. Benjamin Terrell Hoyt, 1904, d. 1971.

 

 

GENERATION 5

 

CHILDREN OF ADELLA M. ROCKWELL (7) AND JOHN W. BRAY

Cora Emma Bray (8) was born in 1881 in KS, and died in 1971 in AZ. She married Benjamin Terrell Hoyt in 1904 in MI. He was born in 1876 and died in 1917, both in MN. (R-1)

Children - Hoyt

+9. Elizabeth Sue Hoyt

 

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