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Surname Saturday: Ingersoll

Sunday, April 4th, 2010


Here’s what I think I’ve learned so far about my INGERSOLL ancestors.

1. Dean Richardson

2. Roberta Matthews Knapp

3. Roberta Trafford Matthews born 05 July 1907 in Leonia, Bergen, NJ; died 19 September 1987 in Emmaus, Lehigh, PA

4. Sarah Caroline Trafford born 21 April 1868 in Manhattan, NY; died 27 March 1933 in Springfield, Hampton, MA

5. Cecelia Merritt Ingersoll born 05 Aug 1837 in Manhattan, NY; died 12 Feb 1915 in Hudson, Middlesex County, MA

6. Roswell R. Ingersoll born in 1813 in White Plains, Westchester County, NY

7. Nathaniel Ingersoll born 19 Feb 1783 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, CT; died 10 Apr 1824

8. Nathaniel Ingersoll born 11 Apr 1754 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, CT; died 16 Nov 1834 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, CT

9. Simon Ingersoll born 1710 in Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, NY

Data for Nathaniel, Nathaniel and Simon is from “Ye Historie of Ye Town of Greenwich, County of Fairfield, State of Connecticut” by Spencer P. Mead, pp. 593-594. Data for Cecelia is from her death certificate, shown above. My apologies for any illegalities committed in the process of reproducing the certificate here [sheepish grin].