The following data is extracted from History Of The Town Of Addison, Addison County, Vermont.
Elijah Elmer, from Amherst, Mass., came to Addison in 1783, locating upon the farm now owned by his grandson, Wright Elmer. He had a family of four sons, only one of whom, Chester, attained mature age. He married a sister of Governor Silas Wright.
Source: History Of The Town Of Addison, Addison County, Vermont