Benjamin Wilmot

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Benjamin Wilmot, son of Benjamin Wilmot and Ann Ladd, died at New Haven, Connecticut, 8 April 1651.1,2

Benjamin married, as her 2nd husband, Elizabeth Tenney, daughter of John Tenney and Ursula Mumby, say 1642.3,2,1,4

Benjamin died intestate, and the inventory was taken 25 June 1651 by Robert Johnson and John Wakeman, £72 17s 10s.5


Elizabeth Tenney b. 8 Aug 1610, d. 1685
This person was last edited on21 Dec 2017


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  2. [S4] Donald Lines Jacobus, "The Wilmot Family," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 59 (Jan 1905): 67-73, further cited as Jacobus, "Wilmot Family."
  3. [S341] Dean Crawford Smith and Melinde Lutz Sanborn, The Ancestry of Eva Belle Kempton, 1978-1908: Part IV: The Ancestry of Linda Anna Powers, 1839-1879 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2000), 378-379, further cited as Smith and Sanborn, Kempton Ancestry 4.
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1689, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  5. [S1946] Winifred S. Alcorn, "Abstracts of the Early Probate Records of New Haven, Book I, Part I, 1647-1687," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 81 (April 1927): 121-135, at 135, further cited as Alcorn, "Early Probate Records of New Haven."