Esther/4 Brainerd

F, #70977, (10 July 1734 - 11 May 1769)
Father*Abijah/3 Brainerd1 b. 26 Nov 1705
Mother*Esther Smith1 b. s 1708
Last Edited:29 Jul 2017

Children with Capt. Daniel/4 Brainerd:

  • Jonathan/5 Brainerd5 b. 25 Jul 1752
  • Mary/5 Brainerd6 b. 4 Sep 1754
  • Asahel/5 Brainerd7 b. 1 Nov 1755
  • Zilpah/5 Brainerd5,8 b. 9 Aug 1756
  • Anna/5 Brainerd5 b. 27 Feb 1757
  • Barzillai/5 Brainerd9 b. 8 Aug 1757
  • Asaph/5 Brainerd10,5 b. 26 Apr 1758
  • Sarah/5 Brainerd5 b. 26 Apr 1758
  • Ebenezer/5 Brainerd11 b. 4 May 1760
  • Zachariah/5 Brainerd12,5 b. 12 Sep 1760
  • Seth/5 Brainerd13,5 b. 12 Sep 1762, d. before 29 Dec 1795
  • Joel/5 Brainerd+14,5 b. 21 Nov 1764, d. 13 Jan 1835
  • John/5 Brainerd14,5 b. 21 Nov 1764, d. circa 2 Nov 1820
  • Daniel/5 Brainerd15,5 b. 1 Apr 1767
  • Esther/5 Brainerd5 b. 11 Feb 1770
Esther/4 Brainerd, born 10 Jul 1734 at Haddam, Connecticut,1, married, as his 1st wife, 10 Apr 1752 at Middletown, her 1st cousin Capt. Daniel/4 Brainerd Jr. of Haddam, son of Daniel/3 Brainerd and Mary Hurlbut,2, and died at East Haddam 11 May 1769, a. 34.3 Her husband married (2), by 1774, Eunice/4h Brooks, widow of Jabez Hubbard, with whom he had further issue4, and died at Glastonbury 3 May 1798.5
     The list of children below, consisting of births extracted from Middletown and East Haddam records as well as additional names provided by Lucy Brainard, is clearly inflated, as shown by the impossible birth intervals.

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Haddam VR, Esther Brainerd b.
  2. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Middletown VR, Esther Brainerd/Daniel Brainerd Jr. m.
  3. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, E. Haddam VR, Esther Brainerd d.
  4. [S549] Lucy Abigail Brainard, Brainerd-Brainard Family, 2:63-4, Daniel (40.) Brainerd.
  5. [S549] Brainerd-Brainard Family, 2:57, Esther (28.) Brainerd; 2:64, Daniel (40.) Brainerd.
  6. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Middletown VR, Mary Brainerd b.
  7. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, E. Haddam VR, Asahel Brainerd b.
  8. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Middletown VR, Zilpah Brainerd b.
  9. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, E. Haddam VR, Barzillai Brainerd b.
  10. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, E. Haddam VR, Asaph Brainerd b.
  11. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, E. Haddam VR, Ebenezer Brainerd b.
  12. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Middletown VR, Zachariah Brainerd b.
  13. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Middletown VR, Seth Brainerd b.
  14. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Middletown VR, Joel Brainerd b.
  15. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, E. Haddam VR, Daniel Brainerd b.