Archelaus Wilson Genealogy

Archelaus1 Wilson, m. in May, 1775, Sarah Morse; they were both of Temple. He d. in Packersfield (now Nelson) June 28, 1802, in his 57th year. Their ch. were:

  1. Abigail2, b. Apr. 3, 1777; m. Calvin Nims (q. v.) She was perhaps b. in Temple; the following were all b. Packersfield (Nelson):
  2. Asa2, b. May 23, 1779, m. Catherine Wright, who d. in Nelson, Oct. 21, 1847. He d. in Sullivan, Aug. 13, 1869. Their ch. all b. in Packersfield were:
    1. 1. Asa Eliot3, b. Dec. 25, 1803, was a tanner and farmer and lived in New Rowley, Mass., Nelson, Alstead, Sullivan and Marlow; he d. in Nelson; m. (1), Sept. 4, 1832, Almira Breed, b. Packersfield, Mar. 29, 1808; d. Marlow, May 18, 1864; dau. of Nathaniel 3rd and Nancy (Whitney) Breed of Nelson; m. (2), in Sullivan, by Rev. J. M. Stow, Nov. 29, 1866; Mrs. Elizabeth Kendrick (Hunt) Osgood, widow of Samuel Osgood of Nelson, and dau. of Timothy and Mary (Kendrick) Hunt of Stoddard, where she was b. Dec. 25, 1812; d. at Nelson, May 2, 1890. Four ch.:
      1. Isaac Braman4, b. Alstead, Oct. 29, 1836; d. at Pleasant Valley, Md. in army, Oct. 23, 1862.
      2. Matilda Caroline4, b. Alstead, Nov. 24, 1838, m. Dec. 1, 1875, James Homer Darling, b. Cambridge, Vt., July 25, 1838, son of Hayes P. and Apphia (Hubbard) Darling. They res. at Thompsonville, Conn., where he was a homoeapathic physician many years, and where she d. June 8. 1910. Two ch. b. Thompsonville:
        1. Ethel Maria5 Darling, b. Nov. 13, 1876;
        2. Blanche Inez5Darling, b. Aug. 6, 1880; d. Apr. 6, 1892. Dr. Darling was first m. to Caroline M. Burnham of Rindge. They were m. July 19, 1865, and she d. in Keene, Nov. 5, 1874. She was b. in Rindge, Mar. 3, 1831, dau. of Rev. Amos Wood and Tirzah (Kimball) Burnham; they had a dau.,
          1. Mary Caroline6, who d. in Keene, Feb. 19, 1871, aged about 6 months.
      3. Edward Elliot4, b. Sullivan, Nov. 22, 1841, m. Mar. 28, 1869, Helen P. Butterick of Sterling, Mass. He d. at Concord, N. H., Feb. 21, 1882, and she m. (2), Charles Russell and res. Clinton, Mass.
      4. Rockwell Breed4, b. Oct. 14, 1843, m. Sept. 1, 1881, at Thompsonville, Conn., by Rev. F. S. Barnum, Julia Esther Alden; b. Enfield, Conn., Mar. 20, 1853; dau. of Edmond Bemont and Frances Augusta (Dennison) Alden. He lived in Enfield, Conn., East Boston, Mass., and was a commercial traveller, carrying teas, coffee, etc. He died in Springfield, Mass., May 23, 1891. Two ch.:
        1. Mabel Almira5, b. Enfield, Nov. 15, 1882;
        2. Alice Dennison5, b. Jan. 22, 1884.
    2. Maria3, b. Mar. 16, 1806;
    3. Marshall3, b. Sept. 4, 1808;
    4. Griffin3, b. Aug. 4, 1811;
    5. George3, b. Jan. 9, 1818;
    6. John Gilman3, b. Sept. 18, 1820.
  3. Archelaus2 b. Apr. 16, 1781;
  4. Sally2, b. July 19, 1783;
  5. Abijah2, b. Aug. 22, 1785;
  6. Simeon2, b. Nov. 4, 1787;
  7. Fanny2, twin to Simeon, b. Nov. 4, 1787;
  8. Lucretia2, b. Feb. 7, 1789.

MLA Source Citation:

Seward, Josiah Lafayette. A History of the Town of Sullivan, New Hampshire 1777-1917. Keene, New Hampshire. c1921. Web. 28 January 2015. - Last updated on Nov 5th, 2011

Categories: ,
Locations: , ,

Contribute to the Conversation!

Our "rules" are simple. Keep the conversation on subject and mind your manners! If this is your first time posting, we do moderate comments before we let them appear... so give us a while to get to them. Once we get to know you here, we'll remove that requirement.

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Newsletter Signup

We currently provide two newsletters. Why not take both for a run?

Genealogy Update: We send out this newsletter whenever we feature a new, or significantly updated, collection or database on our website.

Circle of Nations: We send out this newsletter whenever we feature a new (or significantly updated) Native American collection or database on our website.

Once you've clicked on the Subscribe button above you'll receive an email from us requesting confirmation. You must confirm the email before you will be able to receive any newsletter.

Connect With Us!

Pin It on Pinterest


Share This

Share this post with your friends!