Sunday, September 14, 2014

Ebenezer Davenport and Sarah Cutting Dorchester

Found this ad taken out by Ebenezer Davenport but records show Sarah Cutting Davenport died in 1804 Also Ebenezer Davenport is listed as Ebenezer, JR yet his parents are recorded as Isaac and Mary. Any info please post.

Ebenezer Davenport born in Dorchester 29 Aug. 1769 and died there 7 April 1844. He was son of Isaac and Mary Winthrop (Pray) Davenport (she was the Gr granddaughter of John Winthrop) 
Ebenezer m. first, in Dorchester 25 Oct. 1801 Sarah Cutting and had one child Isaac Newcomb Davenport b. May 1802. Sarah (Cutting) Davenport d. in Dorchester 3 Sept. 1804, "fell from the garret to the lower floor and killed herself." Authorities: Dorchester B. M. D.; N. E. H. & G. Register XXXIII, 25, 34; Gravestone, Old North Burying Ground, Dorchester. He married 2nd in Dorchester 8 Dec. 1805 Susannah Capen born in Dorchester 24 June 1782 and d. there 24 Aug. 1855

From  Historical Brighton : an illustrated history of Brighton and its citizens Volume 2

From Dorchester Antiquarian - Marriages and Intentions

Bernard Capen House Photo from Dorchester Atheneum


Davenport Tomb From Boston Documents:
Harriett Davenport, 25 y. Daniel Pierce Tomb.
Dau. of Edward Holden, 6 y. Tomb. Child of Charles Lincoln. Tomb. Susannah Davenport, wife to Eben., 32 y. Eben B. Davenport Tomb Mrs. Elizabeth Evens. Edward Foster Tomb.
Jabez Capen, 35 y. Tomb. Ebenezer Davenport, '18 y. Eben . Davenport Tomb. Mrs. Mary Kilton, 40 y. Tomb. Widow Abigail Capen, 82 y. Tomb.

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