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Ambrose Todd of Huntington CT

Ambrose Todd6, (Jonah5, Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Dec. 7, 1764, died July 25, 1809, married Lavinia, daughter of Rev. Dr. Samuel and Lavinia Jarvis of Cheshire, who was born Oct. 5, 1760, died Oct. 26, 1841.

Mr. Todd graduated from Yale College in 1786. He was an Episcopal clergyman, having been ordained Deacon by Bishop Seabury of Connecticut, June 1, 1789. He was rector at Simsbury, Granby and Huntington, Conn., where he died and was buried.

The inscription on his Tombstone in Huntington is as follows:

“This Monument is erected by the Episcopal Society as a Testimony of Respect and Esteem towards him their clergyman for his Piety and Zeal as a Preacher and his benevolence and goodwill as a man”.

Children:
648. Martha Peters, b. Sept. 17, 1789, d. Oct. 13, 1808.
649. Lavinia Harrison, b. April 29, 1791, d. July 25, 1810.
*650. Ambrose Seymour, b. Dec. 6, 1798.
*651. Charles Jarvis, b. June 26, 1800.
652. William King, b. May 28, 1804.

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