Person:Anner Ward (1)

  • WAnner Ward1748/49 - 1835
m. ABT 1768
m. ABT 1783
  1. Luman WetmoreABT 1784 - 1846
  2. Bela WetmoreABT 1787 - 1809
Facts and Events
Name Anner Ward
Gender Female
Birth[1] 9 Jan 1748/49 Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Marriage ABT 1768 Middletown, Connecticut Colonyto
Marriage ABT 1783 probably Middletownto Joseph Wetmore, III
Death[2] 4 Mar 1835 Middlefield, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Burial[3][5] Old North Burying Ground, Middlefield, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

was appointed guardian of her children. The court record reads Mrs Anna Miller was by this court appointed and accepted to be Guardian to Richard, James, Anner and Martha Miller minor children of Rich. Miler late of Middletown Decd and bond taken accoring to law.

  1. Compiler: Carole Magnuson. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Vol. 27, Middletown, Part II, K-Z and No Surname 165. (Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, MD, 2000), 276, citing Anna, d. W[illia]m & Martha, 1:130.
  2. Hezekiah Hale, Joshua Stow and others, Editor: Thomas Atkins. Record of the Dead of Middlefield from 22d May 1761, Series: History of Middlefield and Long Hill. (Case, Lockwood & Brainard, Hartford, 1883), 97 (She is listed as Amner [sic] Birdsey, surname of her third husband, widow, age 87.
  3. Anner Birdsey marker, Cemetery: Old North Burying Ground, State: Connecticut, County: Middlesex, Anner Birdsey marker, photographed June, 2008 by Irma J. Carper-Miller.
  4.   Middletown District Probate Court Records, Name Of Person: Richard Miller, File Number: 5:31. (6 May 1781).
  5. In . memory of / Anner / widow of the late / Capt. David Birdsey / and formerly wife of / Joseph Wetmore / who died / March 1 1835 / Aged 86 years / Thelonget life is quickly past / But shall be destroyed at last / In Jesus' word I firmly trust / To raise me from thi bed of dust.