Speary,  Miles

Speary, Miles

Male 1778 - 1859  (81 years)  

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  • Name Speary, Miles  [1, 2, 3
    Born 10 Oct 1778  Canaan, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Census 1800  Huntington, Luzerene, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1810  Huntington, Luzerene, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Military 1812  [8
    War of 1812 
    Census 30 Sep 1850  Davidson Township, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died 17 Nov 1859  Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10, 11
    Buried Cherry Grove Cemetery, Nordmont, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
    Person ID I33694  Sackett | Descendants of John Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2018 

    Father Sperry, Woodin,   b. 23 Oct 1755, Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1782, North Canaan, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Mother Lawrence, Ann,   b. 11 Nov 1753, Canaan, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1813, Rensselaerville, Albany County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 8 Sep 1774  North Canaan, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 12
    Children 5 children 
    Family ID F11981  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Earl, Sophia,   b. 1 Sep 1781,   d. 10 Dec 1818, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 12 Nov 1800  [13
    Children 
     1. Speary, Anna,   b. 17 Sep 1801, Huntington Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     2. Speary, Woden Augustus,   b. 14 May 1803,   d. 14 Oct 1829  (Age 26 years)
     3. Speary, Lucy,   b. 28 Feb 1805,   d. 7 Nov 1864  (Age 59 years)
     4. Speary, Emelia,   b. 28 Mar 1807, Huntington Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1834  (Age 27 years)
     5. Speary, Permelia,   b. 28 Mar 1807,   d. Unknown
     6. Speary, James L.,   b. 23 Feb 1809,   d. 2 Oct 1828  (Age 19 years)
     7. Speary, Samuel,   b. 3 Mar 1811, Huntington Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1887, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +8. Speary, Christopher B.,   b. 7 Jul 1813,   d. 2 May 1893  (Age 79 years)
    +9. Speary, Susan,   b. 29 May 1815,   d. 4 Jan 1853  (Age 37 years)
     10. Speary, Miles,   b. 9 Dec 1818,   d. 23 Aug 1819  (Age 0 years)
     11. Speary, Orpha,   b. 9 Dec 1818,   d. 12 Jul 1856  (Age 37 years)
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F12703  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Bennett, Hannah,   b. Abt 1795, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 16 Apr 1829  [14
    Children 
     1. Speary, Julia,   b. 17 Mar 1830, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     2. Speary, Charlotte,   b. 19 Mar 1832, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1912, Penn Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +3. Speary, Asa "Acey",   b. 7 Jun 1833, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1905  (Age 71 years)
    +4. Speary, Mary E.,   b. 2 Jun 1836, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F12704  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Oct 1778 - Canaan, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Speary, Anna - 17 Sep 1801 - Huntington Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Speary, Emelia - 28 Mar 1807 - Huntington Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Speary, Samuel - 3 Mar 1811 - Huntington Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Speary, Julia - 17 Mar 1830 - Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Speary, Charlotte - 19 Mar 1832 - Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Speary, Asa "Acey" - 7 Jun 1833 - Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Speary, Mary E. - 2 Jun 1836 - Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Nov 1859 - Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cherry Grove Cemetery, Nordmont, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 74983859 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S12] Family Bible, Miles Speary Family Bible (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S242] Families of Ancient New Haven, Vol. VII, David Lines Jacobus, 1676-1677 (Reliability: 3), 20 Sep 2018.
      p. 1676
      Fam. 7. James & Martha (Wooding) Sperry:

      [child #] 3. Charles, b 23 Oct 1720 NHV, bp 12 July 1725 CHC1, d. 1802 ae. 83 (at Cannan) Cnn Journal; Capt.; m Martha da. Thomas & Abigail (Mix) Miles, b 5 Nov 1723 WV.

      i. Eunice, b 28 Dec 1741 WV; m 28 Dec 1763 WV---Gideon Rogers.

      ii. Miles, b 4 Apr 1745 WV, d 9 May 1776 WV; m 14 Apr 1766 WV---Esther da. Isaac Brockett, wid. Benjamin Johnson, 16 Oct 1739 WV. Children: (1) Denison, b. 7 Jun 1767 WV, d 4 June 1776 WV. (2) Elisabeth, b 25 May 1769 WV, d. 22 May 1776 WV. (3) Isaac, b 9 Sep 1771 WV, d 19 May 1776 WV.

      iii. Katharine, b 24 Feb 1746/7 WV.

      iv. Esther, b 6 Mar 1748/9 WV, d 17 July 1805 ae. 57 WT1; m. 3 Dec 1772 WV---Samuel Lewis.

      v. Chloe, b 26 June 1751 WV, d.s.p.

      vi. Barbara, b. 15 Aug 1753 WV.

      vii. Wooding, b 23 Oct 1755 WV; m 8 Sep 1774 CanaanV---Anna Lawrence. Children recorded CanaanV: (1) Chloe, b 18 June 1775. (2)
      [p. 1677]
      Polly, b 13 Sep 1776. (3) Miles, b. 10 Oct 1778. (4) Augustus Wooding, b 30 Aug 1780. (5) Charlotte, b. 5 Sep 1782.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


    4. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 74983859 (Reliability: 3).
      Memorial ID 74983859
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/74983859

      Birth 10 Oct 1778
      Death 17 Nov 1859 (aged 81)
      Burial
      Cherry Grove Cemetery
      Nordmont, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, USA

      veteran of The War of 1812
      name is misspelled as "Sperry" on his Veteran's Plaque. Correct family name spelling is SPEARY as on the family stone

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1183] Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection) , (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 17 Sep 2018.
      Name: Miles Sperry
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 10 Oct 1778
      Birth Place: Canaan
      Parent: Wooden
      Parent: Anne

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S2034] Pennsylvania, Septennial Census, 1779-1863, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Sep 2018.
      Name: Miles Sparey
      Residence Year: 1800
      Residence Place: Huntingdon, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S585] 1810 U.S. Census, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Sep 2018.
      Name: Miles Spearey
      Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Huntington, Luzerne, Pennsylvania
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44 : 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 4
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 6
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
      Number of Household Members: 8

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S885] Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-2012, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Sep 2018.
      Name: Miles Speary
      Veteran of Which War: War of 1812
      Registration County: Sullivan
      Cemetery Name: Cherry Grove Cemetery
      Cemetery Location: Nordmont

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S506] 1850 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 13 Sep 2018.
      1850 Census, enumerated 30 Sep 1850 in Davidson Township, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, United States

      Miles Sperry M 71 Connecticut
      Hanah Sperry F 55 Pennsylvania
      Julia Sperry F 20 Pennsylvania
      Sharlott Sperry F 18 Pennsylvania
      Asa Sperry M 16 Pennsylvania
      Mary Sperry F 13 Pennsylvania

      "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4C1-59D : 12 April 2016), Miles Sperry, Davidson, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, United States; citing family 30, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

      Researched by Ted Smith

    10. [S805] Speary Family, (http://www.speary.com/sullivan/sullivan.htm).

    11. [S1066] U.S., Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index, 1850-1880, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 17 Sep 2018.
      Surname: Miles Sperry
      Year: 1860
      County: Sullivan CO.
      State: PA
      Age: 82
      Gender: M (Male)
      Month of Death: Nov
      State of Birth: CT
      ID#: 317_22104
      Occupation: FARMER
      Cause of Death: CONSUMPTIO

      Researched by Ted Smith

    12. [S94] Early Connecticut Marriages, Bailey, Frederick W., (Source: Original data: Bailey, Frederick W. Early Connecticut Marriages. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1997. Description: An extensive work, this is based on original records, mainly of the Congregational and Episcopal churches of the period 1651-1800. About 30,000 marriages are recorded, arranged by town and thereunder by church, and they give the full names of the brides and grooms, and the marriage dates. Each of the seven volumes is indexed.) (Reliability: 3), 20 Sep 2018.
      Name: Wooden Sperry
      Gender: Male
      Spouse's Name: Anna Lawrence
      Spouse Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 8 Sep 1774
      Marriage Place: North Canaan, Litchfield

      Researched by Ted Smith

    13. [S12] Family Bible.
      Miles Speary and Sophia Earl were married November 12, 1800 - [Family Bible]

    14. [S12] Family Bible.
      Miles Speary and Hannah Bennett were married April 16, 1829 - [Family Bible]


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