The Seagraves Family

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Rev. Edward Seagrave

Male 1797 - 1877  (80 years)


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  • Name Edward Seagrave  [1
    • The surname presented for this person as with each other in this study is based on the dominant spelling found in the various records researched, but primarily on the name carved on the person's gravestone. EXCEPT for the common variations of the Seagraves family name of which there are over 20, such as Segraves, Seagreaves, Seagroves, etc. For clarity and ease of analysis all those variations have been given the Seagraves name. Certain variations are used so consistently within a family that they have been retained in this analysis, specifically, SAGRAVES and SEAGRAVE. The Seagraves version is the most common found (about 39%) of all on the 1940 census. A discussion of the name spelling variations can be found on the Home Page of this website.
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    Born 15 Jul 1797  Chester, Windsor County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Employment "Baptist clergyman"  [1
    Residence 1801  Woodstock, Windham County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    "Rev. Edward Seagrave was born in Chester, VT, July 15, 1797. At the age of four years his father removed to Woodstock, Conn., where his boyhood and youth were passed. When sixteen years old he joined the church...In 1818, he was admitted to BRown University, and was graduated in 1822"
    "In March 1830 he was ordained and became pastor of the Baptist church in Scituate, Mass." 
    Died 18 Aug 1877  Pawtucket, Providence County, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried North Burial Ground, Pawtucket, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I4733  Seagraves Database
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2017 

    Father Joseph Seagrave, Dr.,   b. 26 Dec 1761, Uxbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1830, Woodstock, Windham County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Anna Fletcher,   b. 4 Jun 1761, Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1826, Woodstock, Windham County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 3 May 1793  Chester, Windsor County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F2362  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Harriet Walker,   b. 25 Apr 1802, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1885, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 25 Mar 1824  Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • "lived but a few hours." [1]
    Children 
     1. Harriet Walker Seagrave,   b. 10 Sep 1828, Fairhaven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1828, Fairhaven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     2. Mary Walker Seagrave,   b. 31 Mar 1831, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1907, Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     3. Harriet Edward Seagrave,   b. 7 May 1833, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +4. Edward Fletcher Seagrave,   b. 17 Dec 1835, Northborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1914, Alameda County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
     5. Anne Judson Seagrave,   b. 25 Mar 1838, Annsville, Oneida County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1900, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [Birth]
    +6. David Walker Seagrave,   b. 19 Sep 1840, Annsville, Oneida County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Joseph William Seagrave,   b. 22 Nov 1844, Annsville, Oneida County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1910, Southbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F1553  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jul 1797 - Chester, Windsor County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - "Rev. Edward Seagrave was born in Chester, VT, July 15, 1797. At the age of four years his father removed to Woodstock, Conn., where his boyhood and youth were passed. When sixteen years old he joined the church...In 1818, he was admitted to BRown University, and was graduated in 1822" "In March 1830 he was ordained and became pastor of the Baptist church in Scituate, Mass." - 1801 - Woodstock, Windham County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Mar 1824 - Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Aug 1877 - Pawtucket, Providence County, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - North Burial Ground, Pawtucket, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Genealogy of the Seagrave Family with Supplement, Daniel Seagrave, (Tyler & Seagrave, Worcester, MA 1881).

    2. [S1] FindAGrave.com (FAG).

    3. [S790] Rhode Island Vital Extracts, 1636-1899, (Ancestry.com).